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Tweet Disgusting, simply disgusting. How dare a woman who is supportive of the right wing strategy that has failed the American people miserably echo this sentiment. If not for the first amendment, I’d love to have her silenced and at the very least she should take an extended leave of abscene in order to revise her thoughts. To say that Jews should ”be perfected” is laughable and completely racist. Unquestionably, Jews have made stupendous advances in the American culture and have set the standard that the...

Tweet When will the constant fighting and this errorneous behavior stop? Enough is enough and the killing of nine innocent children is disgraceful. By STEVEN R. HURST, Associated Press Writer BAGHDAD – A U.S. attack killed 19 insurgents and 15 civilians, including nine children, northwest of the capital Thursday — one of the heaviest civilian death tolls in an American operation in recent months. The military said it was targeting senior leaders of al-Qaida in Iraq. American forces have applied fierce and determined...

Tweet Associated Press PHOENIX — An already difficult second NFL season came to an end for Arizona’s Matt Leinart on Tuesday when he was placed on injured reserve with a broken collarbone. Kurt Warner, the 36-year-old quarterback who had shared duties with Leinart, moves into the starting job. The team signed Tim Rattay on Tuesday to be Warner’s backup. Leinart, a left-hander, fractured his left collarbone when he was sacked by Will Witherspoon in the second quarter of the Cardinals’ 34-31 victory over...

Tweet This article was written by the Dallas Morning News. www.dallasnews.com06:47 AM CDT on Tuesday, October 9, 2007 Many North Texans are reacting to Irving’s crackdown on illegal immigrants by saying: Darn right, they’re breaking the law, and it’s about time we sent them packing. Folks on the opposite side counter: This is a harsh overreaction against people who are working, contributing to the economy and paying taxes. The mood is getting nastier by the day. Fear abounds within the Hispanic community. Latino...

Tweet Petty partisan politics takes center stage once again. A difference in ideologies between Governor Bill Richardson and advisor Fletcher Smith has resulted in Smith switching to the Biden campaign. COLUMBIA, South Carolina (CNN) – One of New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson’s South Carolina advisers is leaving the presidential campaign because of Richardson’s Iraq plan and signing up with Sen. Joe Biden. Citing Richardson’s liberal stance on Iraq, which would immediately remove all U.S. forces from Iraq, the...

Tweet This article was obtained from www.peta.org In August 2007, NFL quarterback Michael Vick pleaded guilty to federal dogfighting charges. The 18-page indictment gave gruesome details of the operation, which shocked the nation. Vick Meets With PETA President On September 7, 2007, Vick made an arranged visit to PETA’s headquarters in Norfolk, Virginia, for a private meeting with PETA president Ingrid Newkirk. Newkirk told Vick that PETA advocates an end to all exploitation and needless violence based on prejudice, including...

Tweet When glazing at a map of South Carolina most people would recognize the state capital of Columbia and the historic city of Charleston. While both cities play integral parts in the race for the White House 2008, the small desolate county of Greenwood might carry the most importance as the state prepares for the January 29th Democratic primary. This is the place where Presidential candidate Barack Obama first learned the chant ”Fired Up, Ready To Go” by rambunctious council woman Edith Childs. During a speech...

Tweet By DENNIS WASZAK Jr., AP Sports WriterSeptember 28, 2007 NEW YORK (AP) — A New York Jets season-ticket holder filed a class-action lawsuit Friday against the New England Patriots and coach Bill Belichick for “deceiving customers.” The lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court in Newark, N.J., by Carl Mayer of Princeton Township, N.J., stems from the Patriots being caught illegally videotaping signals from Jets coaches in New England’s 38-14 season-opening win Sept. 9. “They violated the integrity...

Tweet Do you agree with Hillary’s proposed idea? WASHINGTON (AP) – Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said Friday that every child born in the United States should get a $5,000 “baby bond” from the government to help pay for future costs of college or buying a home. Clinton, her party’s front-runner in the 2008 race, made the suggestion during a forum hosted by the Congressional Black Caucus. “I like the idea of giving every baby born in America a $5,000 account that will grow over...

Tweet NFL.com Wire Reports The NFL Network’s Adam Schefter has confirmed that Brian Griese will start at quarterback Sunday for the Chicago Bears. Griese will replace Rex Grossman, who threw three interceptions as the Chicago Bears fell to the Dallas Cowboys 34-10 on Sunday night and did not get a vote of confidence from his coach a day later. “Will Rex Grossman start Sunday?” coach Lovie Smith asked on Monday, repeating the question. “Well, our evaluation process is going on right now, and if you come...

Tweet Dan Rather Suing CBS News for Violation of Contract ALSO BY THIS AUTHOR…$70M Suit Names Moonves, Redstone, Heyward By Marisa Guthrie — Broadcasting & Cable, 9/19/2007 6:14:00 PM More than one year after Dan Rather left CBS News under a cloud for a flawed report on President Bush’s National Guard service, the former face of CBS News is suing CBS, its corporate parent and his former superiors at the news division. In a $70 million suit filed in State Supreme Court in Manhattan Wednesday, Rather, 75, alleged...

Tweet CBS) DOVER, DELAWARE The campus of Delaware State University is under tight lockdown Friday after gunshots fired through the air Thursday night. A manhunt is currently underway. Two students were wounded as a result of the shootings, and one remains in critical condition. A Delaware State spokesman, Carlos Homes, said one of the female victims has sustained very serious injuries, potentially life threatening.Thursday night, University officials say students and staff were warned of the shooting from a message on the campus...

Tweet Ex-CNN Star Paula Zahn’s ex-hubby claims that he didn’t spend $25 million, but that she spent it all — mostly on a mansion in Conneticut. Life’s not the best for Zahn. She’s lost her CNN gig, and is going through all of this. I don’t believe she’s all bad for one moment, but this is personal. The only thing I have to go by is how all of the New York limo drivers tell me how nice she is, and that she takes time to talk with them. Maybe she just has poor choice in men. Gotta...

Tweet By JIMMY GOLEN, AP Sports WriterSeptember 1, 2007 FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Rodney Harrison, the frequently fined strong safety who solidified the New England Patriots‘ defense through back-to-back Super Bowl victories, will miss the first four games of the NFL season for violating the league’s substance abuse policy. “Tomorrow, the commissioner will announce I have been suspended,” a somber Harrison said in a hastily announced conference call with reporters on Friday night after ESPN.com reported...

Tweet 8 A.M., 8:30 A.M., maybe even 9 A.M. is the typical time for students and teachers to start the school day. In New York City public schools students and teachers start class at 8:02 and 30 seconds. Yes, you heard me right 8:02 and 30 seconds. In a quest to discover why the added 30 seconds was inserted I sought after Alicia Kaye, my mom and teacher at PS 214 in Brooklyn. ”This change occurred due to our last contract. The New York City teachers union agreed to have its members work 37.5 more minutes a day for four...

Tweet The senior year of high school signifies a turning point in many students lives. For parents, their child’s senior year can be dreadful as it comes with mounting pressure about tuition costs and if they can afford to send their beloved kid to the four-year institution of their choice. Millions of parents are ultimately forced to apply for financial aid every year and the majority do not receive adequate support from the federal or state government. It’s essential to find ways to ensure that students have the...

Tweet On Thursday, an Iowa district court laid down a landmark decision when they declared that same-sex couples are permitted to marry in their state. Back in December of 2005 six couples claimed that they were being denied their constitutional right of equal protection that is afforded to them in their state’s constitution. Not only does the supreme law of the land, the constitution, apply to all Iowans, but the 14th amendment of the federal constitution states that equal opportunity under the law must be afforded to...

Tweet Senator Larry Craig (R) of Idaho is currently facing fierce opposition from Presidential candidates John McCain, Mitt Romney and fellow Republicans in congress over his admittance of guilt to a disorderly conduct charge steaming from an awkward encounter with a male police officer in a Minnesota airport bathroom. The final straw was delivered Monday afternoon when he discussed his sexual orientation during an infamous news conference in Boise when he claimed ”I am not gay and, have never been gay.” His statement...

Tweet By DavidKaye According to Yahoo! Sports columnist Josh Peter, former first overall pick Tim Couch utilized anabolic steroids and human growth hormone to aid in his attempted return to the National Football League. Like many pro athletes, Couch enlisted the help of banned substances, namely HGH, to assist and facilitate his recovery process from injury. He admitted to Yahoo! Sports that for a short period of time he used HGH to see how much it would help him recover from shoulder surgery. By all indications the illegal...

Tweet By DavidKaye Chicago Bears All-Pro linebacker Lance Briggs foolishly crashed his $350,000 Lamborghini Murceilago on the Edens Expressway just after 3 A.M. Monday morning. Initially Briggs called police to say that his sports car was stolen, but later confessed that he had severely damaged it himself and no one else was involved in the wreck. Briggs posted $100 bond yesterday and was charged with a Class A misdemeanor for leaving the scene of an accident and was handed two traffic violations. At his October 4th court date...