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Fast-food CEO making 291 times minimum wage opposes increases, blames Obamacare

A multimillionaire fast-food CEO on Monday cited President Barack Obama’s health care reform law as a reason not to raise the minimum wage, and asserted that increases would only hurt low-wage employees. According to Forbes, CKE restaurants CEO Andy Puzder makes 291 times more than the minimum wage employees at…

Maddow: Koch-friendly Texas GOP loosens chemical safety rules despite explosions

In the wake of the devastating explosion in West, Texas, MSNBC host Rachel Maddow said on Monday, state Republicans did nothing — except make it harder for the public to know what potentially dangerous chemicals are being stored by industry forces. “The official advice from the Republican-controlled Texas state government…

Rush Limbaugh: ‘Sex, sex, sex’ is the only reason men back women’s birth control rights

Radio host Rush Limbaugh asserted on Monday that men’s support of birth control coverage for women was only about “sex, sex, sex.” During his Monday broadcast, Limbaugh expressed outrage after learning that more than half of privately insured women saved $269 a year by getting “free birth control” because of…

Ben Carson: ‘Sad’ that stoners vote after Obama distracts them from Benghazi with pot

Dr. Ben Carson lamented in a recent interview that marijuana users and other people who didn’t know about Benghazi were allowed to vote. While speaking with World Net Daily founder Joseph Farah in an interview that was published on Sunday, Carson explained that liberals did not realize that leaders were…

Fox News ‘Girls Gone Mild’ segment warns women not to raise voices: ‘Don’t talk too much’

A Fox & Friends segment on Monday warned women looking to succeed in business “not to raise their voices” and not to talk too much. Fox News host Steve Doocy introduced Sylvia Ann Hewlett’s book, Executive Presence, by advising that women should wear “well-cut jeans with a colorful top,” while…

CA anti-gay Baptist pastor calls Hobby Lobby protesters ‘bigots’ after difficulty parking

A California pastor who opposes LGBT rights expressed his anger at liberal “bigots” after protesters showed up at a Burbank Hobby Lobby to rally against a Supreme Court ruling that said some corporations could deny birth control to women. The Burbank Leader reported that around 30 protesters used their July…

Rolling Coal: Conservatives ‘screw’ Obama by modifying trucks to spew toxic black smoke

Conservatives who detest President Barack Obama and EPA clean air regulations are modifying their vehicles to purposefully spew black smoke into the atmosphere. So-called “coal rollers” install smoke stacks and special equipment in their diesel trucks that makes the engine think that it needs more fuel, resulting in plumes of…

ABC cuts off Rick Perry’s conspiracy rant about Obama, immigrants, drones, and hurricanes

ABC News host Martha Raddatz on Sunday cut off Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) after he spent four minutes defending a conspiracy theory that President Barack Obama was plotting to fill up the United States with undocumented immigrants. Speaking to Fox News last week, Perry had asserted that the president…

Stephanie Miller eviscerates GOPer: Your medieval history degree is ‘handy’ defending Republicans

Liberal radio host Stephanie Miller on Sunday explained to former Republican U.S. Senate candidate Carly Fiorina that her study of medieval history would “come in handy” after the Supreme Court ruled that corporations like Hobby Lobby could deny birth control coverage to women for religious reasons. “A lot women including…

Liz Cheney on emergency contraception: Liberals think ‘abortion rights trump everything’

Fox News contributor Liz Cheney asserted on Sunday that the government’s legal argument that would have forced Hobby Lobby to cover emergency contraception for its female employees was “abortion rights trump everything.” During a panel discussion on Fox News Sunday, Cheney argued that with both the Hobby Lobby case and…

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