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‘Hollywood pinhead’ Rob Lowe asks Bill O’Reilly: Am I a libertarian?

Actor Rob Lowe appeared on Fox News host Bill O’Reilly’s show on Wednesday to explain how good-looking people suffer for their beauty, and discovered that he might be a libertarian. “Individuals usually do a better job than the government,” Lowe told O’Reilly, standing by his statement in a New York…

Adviser to Texas GOP’s Greg Abbott: No ‘evidence’ that women are ‘significant thinkers’

An adviser to Greg Abbott, the Republican candidate for Texas governor, said this week that he had found no “evidence” to prove that any woman had been a “significant original thinker in any of the world’s great philosophical traditions.” In audio obtained by the Burnt Orange Report, American Enterprise Institute…

Rep. Speier tells her colleagues: You need to take sexual harassment training classes

Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA) on Tuesday said members of Congress need to admit they “have a problem” and should be required to complete sexual harassment training program. “I have spent a fair amount of time on the House floor talking about sexual harassment, sexual assault, and rape in the military;…

Iowa candidate flashes handgun, and threatens to ‘blow your balls off’ in ad

A fringe independent U.S. candidate from Iowa is encouraging voters to support him by showing off his handgun, and threatening to “blow your balls off.” In campaign advertisement posted to YouTube last week, Bob Quast highlights his support for the Second Amendment. “If you are a sexual predator and sociopath…

Jimmy Carter: Violence against women is ‘the worst human rights abuse on Earth’

Former President Jimmy Carter said this week that violence against women was “the worst human rights abuse on Earth” — and it was happening right here inside the United States. During a discussion at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library’s Civil Rights Summit in Austin on Tuesday, Carter explained that the…

Pat Robertson: ‘Fundamentalists’ who say you are going to Hell are ‘such mean people’

Pat Robertson on Wednesday blasted “hard-nosed fundamentalists” for being “mean” and telling people they would go to Hell. A viewer named Robin wrote to the televangelist and explained that her husband had warned that she would “go to Hell” if she didn’t read the Bible. “You have my profound sympathy…

Pro-LGBT church turns tables by using ‘religious freedom’ to save gay Boy Scout leader

A church in Washington state is refusing to back down and fire a gay scout leader after the Boy Scouts of America revoked his membership. Last last month, the Boy Scouts of America banned 49-year-old Geoff McGrath from Troop 98, which meets at Rainier Beach United Methodist Church in Seattle,…

Fox News host Mike Huckabee: I’m not a hater, I just follow the Bible

Fox News host and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee denied being homophobic on Tuesday night, insisting his opposition to same-sex marriage was based on the Bible. “In this world today we stand alone in our culture, alienated in many cases because we have a view of marriage that calls back…

Pat Robertson asks God to ‘deliver us from this president’

In the video embedded below, televangelist Pat Robertson beseeched God to remove President Barack Obama from office “before it’s too late.” Robertson began by implying that Obama is not Christian but Muslim. He pulled a quote from a 2012 speech in which Obama said that “the future must not belong…

Iowa GOP Senate candidate on impeachment: Obama is lucky he’s black

A Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate from Iowa said this week that President Barack Obama would already be facing impeachment if he were a white man. “I would say there are people in the House of Representatives right now that would very much like to take the opportunity to…

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