1. tristanrobin

    In the G-7 Furor, Trump Unwittingly Admits He Lied About Tariffs

    As Trump went off the rails on his mission of alienating our closest allies, he tweeted: Note the last sentence. “Our Tariffs are in response to his of 270% on dairy!" That’s interesting, because Trump originally said that the tariffs were imposed because of national security concerns. So...
  2. imaginethat

    Furor Growing Against Obama Over 'Monsanto Protection Act'

    Yes, Obama signed it, but make no mistake as to the power of the agribusiness lobby. Whoever was president would have signed it. The mere fact that Monsanto for 20 years has successfully "convinced" lawmakers not to require GMO food products to be labeled as such testifies to its power. More.
  3. Cubbie

    Stars join the furor over gay marriage ban

    Melissa Etheridge says she won't pay taxes because, ‘I am not a full citizen’ LOS ANGELES - Thousands of protesters are angry about California’s ban on gay marriage — and so are the stars. Many celebrities grieved the passing of Proposition 8 in California this week. Some — such as Wanda...
  4. tristanrobin

    The "Gay Baby" Furor

    Furor over Baptist's gay-baby article By DAVID CRARY, AP National Writer 2 hours, 36 minutes ago NEW YORK - The president of the leading Southern Baptist seminary has incurred sharp attacks from both the left and right by suggesting that a biological basis for homosexuality may be proven...
  5. CNN

    GOP terrorism ad sparks Democratic furor

    CNN.com has just posted the following: Republicans took a page from President Johnson's Cold War-era presidential campaign with an advertisement set to air this weekend called "The Stakes," which prominently features al Qaeda leaders threatening to kill Americans.</img> More...