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Rush Limbaugh Plays ‘Bully’ Card in Arizona Anti-Gay Debate

Rush Limbaugh is throwing his hefty media weight behind embattled Ariz. Gov. Jan Brewer with a bizarre argument over Arizona’s anti-gay bill that stands the notion of “bullying” on its head. The bill, which would allow store owners to ban gay patrons on religious grounds, is awaiting Gov. Jan Brewer's signature to become law. Picking up a popular catch-phrase of the day, Limbaugh declared on his radio show that Brewer is being “bullied” into vetoing the measure to “advance the gay agenda.”...
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Eliot Spitzer’s Back in the Game, Not Politics, But a Love Scandal

Eliot Spitzer is back in the game. No, not politics; he got shut down in the last election. But he’s apparently scoring big time in the Love Game. And, he’s reportedly getting it for free! Well he was… Spitzer, who infamously was forced to resign as governor after a call girl scandal, is reportedly seeing hot New York City Pr whiz Lis Smith....
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Sarah Palin Blames ‘Intolerants’ for Duck Dynasty Anti-Gay Furor

Sarah Palin once again proved why she’s the most dangerous person in politics after she defended Duck Dynasty patriarch Phil Robertson’s anti-gay remarks, claiming he was just exercising his right to free speech. She blames his problems on "intolerants." Say What?. Robertson got tangled up in sexual politics in an interview published in GQ magazine....
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Ed Snowden Profile Rises on Bus Ads in Nation’s Capital (video)

NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden continues to cool his heels in Russia to escape prosecution in the United States, but his profile is rising in the nation’s capital on buses plying the streets of Washington, D.C. The bus campaign to call attention to Snowden’s dilemma is in its second day, according to the Partnership for Civil Justice Fund (PCJF), a D.C-based public interest group....
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Jackie Kennedy Still Sealed Talks May Hold Secrets to JFK’s Death

Jacqueline Kennedy, wife of President John F. Kennedy, may hold the secrets to her husband’s assassination on Nov. 22, 1963. On the 50th anniversary of the President’s death many of those secrets are still hidden and may not be revealed for another half century. Jackie expressed her deepest secrets about her marriage, her husband’s serial philandering, her own affairs and her theories on JFK’s tragic assassination....
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Korean Rapper Psy Surfaces in Video Singing Anti-American Song (watch!)

South Korean rapper Psy’s controversial 2002 performance of “Dear America.” has surfaced online and is rapidly going viral. In the song, he incites his audience to kill American soldiers and their families and smashes models of U.S. tanks. The lyrics of his song, which include the line “Kill Those F—ing Yankees” and audio copies hit the Internet yesterday, sparking outrage across the country. Psy may not like Yankees, but he loves the Yankee dollar. He reportedly has made more than $8 million from his “Gangnam Style” song and video, since it hit the United States....
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Will Hillary Clinton Sidetrack Anna Wintour’s UK Ambassadorship?

Anna Wintour may be English, but the English don’t want her as the next U.S. Ambassador. At least not the political conservatives, who are hoping outgoing Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will persuade President Obama to drop the Vogue magazine editor from consideration. Wintour caused an uproar when her name emerged on a shortlist of possible replacements for outgoing ambassador Louis Susman, whom Obama appointed after the 2008 election....
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Anna Wintour’s Name Dropped as Next U.S. Ambassador to Britain

Just how badly does President Obama want Malia to get that coveted Vogue magazine internship? Would you believe imperious Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour may become the next U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain? Current ambassador Louis Susman will be leaving the post. Other major party fund raisers like Pittsburgh Steelers owner Dan Rooney and Jim Henson Co. executive Charles Rivkin, also landed ambassadorships after the 2008 election....
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Jamie Foxx Calls Obama Almighty; Right Rains Hell Fire, Brimstone

Jamie Foxx may have been preaching to the choir when he declared President Obama “our Lord and Savior,” during the BET Soul Train Awards Sunday night, but he’s bringing down hell fire and brimstone from right-wing evangelicals who prefer to see Obama in, shall we say, a different light. Foxx may have been fighting fire-with-fire by bestowing on Obama a title normally reserved for, you know, God. After all, ardent religious opponents called Obama the Anti-Christ during the election campaign. ...
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Chris Rock Shocker: He Wants a White President (watch!)

Chris Rock has a message for all the white people who are voting the color of their skin in the upcoming election; he wants a white President, too. But by his estimation the whitest candidate in the race is… Barack Obama. Say What? The acerbic comedian delivered a recorded message to white voters on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live, explaining why white voters should be voting for the president....
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The Simpsons Mr. Burns Warms Up to ‘Meat’ Romney (watch!)

Springfield’s resident soulless mogul Mr. Burns pauses for reflection on the latest episode of The Simpsons to explain why he’s endorsing Republican candidate Mitt Romney. But first he’s got to explain away a few small problems and one very big problem. It’s hard to believe the hilarious episode aired on the Fox Network, which has been a bastion of right-wing agitprop throughout the election. Nobody captures the essence of a “Fox News” Republican quite like Mr. Burns, the ultimate “vulture” capitalist. So what’s his take on the presidential election?...
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Stephen Stills on Mitt Romney: He's a Churlish Little Prick

Iconic singer Stephen Stills does more to put the presidential campaign into perspective than any political pundit on the endless cable news network talk shows. Republican candidate Mitt Romney, he says, “a churlish little prick.” Unlike President Obama, Mitt Romney has been inside the bubble all his life. He has no idea what’s going on here,” Stills writes in the current issue of Rolling Stone magazine. “Right now, the Dow is at 13,000. It was below 8,000 when the president took office. Job growth is rising. Unemployment is dropping. We desperately need to stay the course with this president,” he adds....
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Gloria Allred October Surprise: Mitt Romney Lied in Divorce Trial

Celebrity lawyer Gloria Allred alleges that GOP candidate Mitt Romney lied in a divorce trial to help a close business pal cheat his wife out of a fair settlement. He even cancelled his ex-wife’s health insurance while she was ill with cancer! Allred’s allegations about GOP candidate are potentially damaging because they could hurt him with women voters, who are crucial to the success of his campaign. Former Staples CEO Tom Stemberg, who is one of Romney’s biggest presidential campaign backers, was involved in a nasty divorce with wife Maureen Sullivan Stemberg. ...
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Gloria Allred Ready to Spring Mitt Romney October Surprise

Hollywood lawyer Gloria Allred, who’s handled shocking celebrity cases in her controversial career, is expected to be in court today (Oct. 24) in Massachusetts to urge a trial judge to unseal secret testimony by GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney in the nasty divorce of a business colleague. Allred, who considers herself a feminist lawyer, has represented a wide variety of celebrity clients including Tiger Woods‘ alleged mistress Rachel Uchitel. She also most recently represented several men who claimed actor John Travolta made homosexual advances and sexually harassed them....
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Kanye West Cruel Summer Leaks; Raps Mitt Romney (listen)

Kanye West has thrown his hat in the political ring with new song “To The World” off the highly anticipated G.O.O.D. Music compilation. He damns Republican Mitt Romney. Or is he praising him? Check out the album. The song, which also features R. Kelly is about Kanye’s favorite subject. No not women… money. He wants to be like Mitt, "pay no taxes." Listen to the album here....
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Anti-Obama Movie Message: People Still Don't Know Him

Dinesh D’Souza’s anti-Obama movie has become the second-most-successful political documentary in history, not because people don’t like Obama, but because after four years in office, they really still don’t know him. The Obama campaign finally lashed out at the film this week, claiming it is full of “insidious” lies and distortions. It’s right, but who’s fault is that? The film may be one of the overt pieces of mass political propaganda since “Triumph of the Will” by legendary Nazi Director Leni Riefenstahl. ...
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Michelle Obama Ices Cake With Letterman Top Ten (watch!)

Michelle Obama, fresh off her moving Democratic National Convention speech, took some time out from the gathering to appear on David Letterman, via satellite. She did his famous top ten list. The First lady, 48 spent much of her time yesterday with brother Craig Robinson in the presidential seats. Vice President Joe Biden and his wife Dr. Jill Biden, also dropped in to hear former President Bill Clinton speak. From high atop the the Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, N.C., she connected with Dave to read the “Top Ten Reasons to Watch the Democratic National Convention.”...
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Paul Ryan’s Marathon Lie: Should This Worry Us?

Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan was forced to acknowledge he lied when he said he ran a marathon in under three hours, but only after he was called out on it by the news media. Is this just braggadocio or does it raise questions about his grip on reality. Ryan’s convention speech was riddled with factual inaccuracies that went beyond mere misstatements of facts. He engaged in outright, seemingly willful distortions. Is there a pattern here?...
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Rush Limbaugh Uncovers Left Wing ‘Dark Knight’ Conspiracy

Rush Limbaugh is always on the hunt for left wing conspiracies and he thinks he’s found one in the “Dark Knight Rises.” It’s all an effort, you see, to undermine the candidacy of presumptive Republican nominee Mitt Romney. The Hollywood Red Scare, as it came to be known, eventually collapsed of its own fatuous weight, but some conseratives–notably Rush–have never stopped looking for Commies behind the camera....
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Obama Hits Up Young Hollywood on Fundraising Foray

President Barack Obama, likely to be outspent in the general election by Republican opponent Mitt Romney, is heading back to Hollyood to raise more money. This time young celebrities are kicking in. Jared Leto, Johnny Galecki, from the hit show “The Big Bang Theory,” and sexy Oliva Wilde are among Young Hollywood celebrities who are on board to raise funds for the president. David Fincher, Darren Aronofsky and singer Peter Frampton are leading the effort, called “Gen44.”...
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Obama Pit Bull Joke Bites at White House Press Dinner (watch!)

President Obama spared no one, including himself, during his White House Correspondents Dinner speech last night (Apr. 29), but there were a few awkward moments, especially when he joked about eating dogs. The audience seemed baffled and slightly taken aback when the president asked if they knew the difference between a pit bull and a hockey mom. “The pitbull is delicious,” he said to nervous laughter...