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Schultz: Fox News conspiracy theorists won’t distract from their war on women

MSNBC host Ed Schutlz noticed Friday evening the various Fox News personalities claiming that the White House is secretly behind the media pressure surrounding Rush Limbaugh. Both Bill O’Reilly and Eric Bolling have accused the Obama administration of pushing Sandra Fluke’s emergence in media circles since her attacks from Limbaugh.…

Shimon Peres wants to be your Facebook friend …’for peace’

Jews are the people of the Book but also the “people of the Facebook,” Israeli President Shimon Peres joked about his flashy new page — complete with electro-pop video — on the site. “You have to speak the language of the young people,” the 88-year-old Nobel Peace Prize winner laughed,…

Reagan budget director discusses ‘crony capitalism’ with Bill Moyers

Former Reagan budget director David Stockman joined Bill Moyers Friday evening for a lengthy and candid discussion on the symbiotic relationship between Wall Street and the White House: Now a businessman who says he was “taken to the woodshed” for telling the truth about the administration’s tax policies, Stockman speaks…

Romney woos Southerners: I had some ‘cheesy grits’ at the Hilton, y’all

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney on Thursday appealed to Southern voters by proclaiming his love for grits. At an event in Pascagoula, Mississippi, the former Massachusetts governor declared that “strange things are happening to me” during his trip to Dixie. “I am learning to say y’all, and I like grits…

Palin: Obama to wants ‘go back’ to slavery era

Half-term Republican Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin on Thursday asserted that footage of Barack Obama hugging a controversial Harvard professor in 1990 was proof that the nation’s first black president wanted to return to the era of slavery. On Wednesday, Breitbart.com editors Ben Shapiro and Joel Pollak appeared on Sean Hannity’s…

Robertson: Sister’s lesbian wedding is ‘contrary to God’s word, period’

On Friday’s episode of The 700 Club, televangelist Pat Robertson advised a woman that she should not attend her lesbian sister’s wedding, even if it means that act “breaks the union between you.” “That’s tough luck,” he said, quoting an entry to the Christian religious texts that calls homosexuals “evil.”…

Georgia lawmaker compares women to cows and pigs

Republican Georgia state Rep. Terry England says that his experience with cows, pigs and chickens has proven to him that women should be forced to have their babies after 20 weeks of pregnancy. In a debate over Georgia House Bill 954, which would ban abortions after 20 weeks even if…

Santorum: Global warming is ‘political science’

Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum on Friday blasted rivals former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich for their past support of legislation to combat global warming, saying that politicians shouldn’t change “when the climate changes.” “When the climate changed about man-made global warming in this country…

Chris Christie calls former Navy SEAL an ‘idiot’

Police in New Jersey escorted a former Navy SEAL from an event on Thursday after Gov. Chris Christie (R-NJ) called him an “idiot.” During a town hall-style meeting in Florence Township, a 34-year-old law school student William Brown, a U.S. veteran of three deployments in Iraq, explained that he was…

Gov. O’Malley: GOP governors trying to roll back Americans’ rights

Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley, the Chairman of the Democratic Governors Association, on Thursday accused Republican governors across the country of attacking American’s rights rather than trying to create jobs. MSNBC host Rachel Maddow noted that the governor had previously accused Republicans of having an agenda “to go against abortion rights…

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