Daily Archives: July 21, 2009

Winger to Taliban holding U.S. troop: kill him

More proof that the right loves war, but hates the troops. This time, it’s Ralph Peters, a Fox News (surprise!) military pundit who recently suggested that the Taliban should just go ahead and execute a captured American soldier, 23-year-old Private … Continue reading

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Pretty always wins: Prejean gets book deal, Perez still an ass

I told ya Perez Hilton’s nastiness would only make Carrie Prejean richer. She now has a book deal, with the sketchy, ideologically spooky Regnery Press. But the wingers will make sure it sells (in bulk), and sells big, by handing … Continue reading

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Rejected Philly swim kids going to Disney World

courtesy of Tyler Perry, who explained on his website: “I want them to know that for every act of evil that a few people will throw at you, there are millions more who will do something kind for them,” he … Continue reading

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Chris Brown’s apology

The singer issues a Youtube mea culpa over his February beat-down of ex-girlfriend Rihanna (for which he’s serving five years probation after a plea deal.) Watch: But will it save his record sales?

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**Updated** Skip Gates: loud and tumultuous

**UPDATE** Prosecutors have dropped the charges against Skip Gates, calling the incident “regrettable.” The City of Cambridge and the Cambridge police released a statement: “This incident should not be viewed as one that demeans the character and reputation of Professor … Continue reading

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Obama calls out Republicans on healthcare

With special thanks to Senator Jim DeMint for exposing the Republican playbook, which is about “breaking Obama” — not about helping the American people afford quality healthcare. Watch: Meanwhile, the GOP keeps rowing toward Elba. And why not hand Bobby … Continue reading

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Shadio One slimes John Conyers

I just got a call from my friend Paul Porter, alerting me to a new twist in Radio One’s ongoing jihad against Rep. John Conyers’ Performance Rights Act, a bill that would bring the U.S. into line with every other … Continue reading

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