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Major companies tell Obama they won’t discriminate against the long-term unemployed

President Barack Obama unveiled in an interview aired Friday an initiative designed to help the long-term unemployed as part of his drive to boost the sluggish US economy. Obama said 300 major companies including so far Walmart, Apple and Ford had agreed with him to establish a code of best…

Jon Stewart: Republicans’ response to Obama was ‘world’s sh*ttiest open mic night’

Tuesday night’s speech by President Barack Obama presented a mixed bag for Daily Show host Jon Stewart, with a passive-agressive chief executive followed by what he described as a bumbling set of GOP responses. “To sum up the 2014 State of the Union: a litany of vague pledges, a justified…

Obama: Jekyll & Hyde on energy

In his State of the Union address on Tuesday, President Obama once again tried to reconcile the split personality of his energy policy. On the one hand, the President clearly stated his Dr. Jekyll……

Obama’s State of the Union address in two minutes

Jan. 29 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg Television presents highlights of the main topics in President Barack Obama's State of the Union address.…

Thai protest leader claims rallies are ‘pro-democracy’ in letter to Obama

The leader of Thailand's opposition protests, who has vowed to disrupt upcoming elections, has written to US President Barack Obama telling him that the demonstrators' efforts to topple the government are "pro-democracy". Suthep Thaugsuban, who this……

Tech security researchers tell Obama: NSA spying has broken communication infrastructure

Open Letter From Security Researchers Explains How NSA Has Weakened Our Communications Infrastructure (via Techdirt) Among the many problems with President Obama’s weak statement concerning NSA surveillance was the fact that he didn’t even address the serious issue of the NSA undermining cryptography with backdoors. The White House’s task force…

Conservatives blame Dinesh D’Souza’s indictment on ‘Nazi Germany’-like conspiracy

Defenders of embattled conservative pundit Dinesh D’Souza are alleging that a far-reaching conspiracy on the part of angry liberals is to blame for his recent indictment for campaign fraud. Media Matters has published a round-up of some of the right-wing players who have gone to bat for D’Souza since it…

Obama Is The Anti-Christ Warm-up Act, Says Bill O’Reilly Guest

Holy crap, this might be a whole new level of the right wing just giving into their anger and panic over the fact that Americans were willing to elect a black Democrat as President twice in a row. Bill O’Reilly brought this religious crank, Robert Jeffress, on the basically argue…

Pastor tells Fox News: Obama’s getting us ready to embrace the anti-Christ

Fox News gave a platform to a Texas megachurch pastor who predicts that President Barack Obama is paving the way for the anti-Christ. Fundamentalist Christian pastor Robert Jeffress appeared Monday night on The O’Reilly Factor to discuss his new book, Perfect Ending, which suggests the president’s policies were conditioning Americans…

Obama suggests racism animates some critics, animated conservative critics freak out

President Barack Obama predictably angered his critics by suggesting that some of them don’t like him because he’s black. “There’s no doubt that there’s some folks who just really dislike me because they don’t like the idea of a black President,” Obama said in a 17,000-word profile by The New…

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