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Congressman calls Michael Jackson a ‘pervert,’ who ‘did some dancing’

A conservative New York congressman who’s stuck his foot in his mouth before has begun to bemoan the coverage of the late Michael Jackson, labeling him a “pervert,” a “child molester” and a “pedophile” and saying that society is “glorifying” a “low-life” while ignoring the efforts of teachers, police officers,…

Kurtz: Video shows Milbank called Pitney a ‘dick’

CNN’s Howard Kurtz revealed the video tape of last week’s debate between Washington Post’s Dana Milbank and Huffington Post’s Nico Pitney. Kurtz claimed that he could read the lips of Milbank as he told Pitney, “You are such a dick.” This video is from CNN’s Reliable Sources, broadcast July 5,…

Powell: Time to review ‘Don’t ask, don’t tell’

Colin Powell and Admiral Mike Mullen both made comments about the military’s policy on gays and lesbians Sunday on CNN’s State of the Union. Powell said that he thought the controversial “Don’t ask, don’t tell” policy should be reviewed. Admiral Mike Mullen said that the military would continue to carry…

Biden: ‘We misread how bad the economy was’

The Obama administration warned that unemployment would climb to 8% if the recovery plan was not passed in Congress. New reports show 9.5% unemployment in June. ABC’s George Stephanopoulos asked Vice President Joe Biden to explain why the Obama administration prediction was wrong. “The truth is, we and everyone else…

Biden: US won’t stop Israel attack on Iran

Joe Biden told ABC’s George Stephanopoulos that the US wouldn’t stand in the way of Israel if they decided Iran was an existential threat. “Israel can determine for itself, it’s a sovereign nation, what’s in their interest, and what they do with Iran or anything else,” said Biden. This video…

Huckabee: Palin raised more question than she answered

Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin held a hastily called press conference Friday to say she was stepping down. Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee told Fox’s Chris Wallace that Palin’s press conference had created more questions than it answered. “You don’t call a press conference that creates question. You call one to…

Sarah Palin to step down as Governor

Alaska’s governor, the unsuccessful 2008 GOP vice presidential candidate, not only won’t seek reelection, she’ll be leaving office within a month, according to multiple reports. RAW STORY has more details here. This video is from CNN’s Newsroom, broadcast July 3, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Cynthia McKinney: ‘The Israelis hijacked us’

Cynthia McKinney calls WBAIX from Israeli prison. She and 20 others where detained after being seized by Israeli Navy while in international waters. They were attempting to deliver humanitarian aid to Gaza. This video is from WBAIX (via YouTube), broadcast July 2, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Stewart: Sanford team gave high fives at Jackson death

As Michael Jackson died, Gov. Mark Sanford disappeared from news stories. Jon Stewart think that would have been then end of it but Sanford decided to do a rambling interview with the Associated Press and make the situation even worse. This video is from Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, broadcast…

Wolffe: Bush, Cheney factions fighting over Palin

CBS News’ released a series of campaign emails between Gov. Sarah Palin and Sen. John McCain’s staff. Newsweek’s Richard Wolffe believes the bitterness will take some time to work out within the Republican Party. “The poison we are seeing here will take a long time to work its way through…

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