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Anti Obamacare Commercial Features Creepy Uncle Sam

Anti Obamacare Commercial Features Creepy Uncle Sam

The right-leaning activist group, Generation Opportunity, is encouraging young people to "opt out" of Obamacare with a penetrating PSA commercial. It features a creepy Uncle Sam conducting a prostate and gynecological exam instead of an actual doctor. The message is clear: the government is taking over health care and you're gonna get screwed! "Good news: you are not required to purchase ... [Read More]

Turkish Game Show Host Wins Political Victory

Turkey has broken out in full-blown civil unrest after police used excessive force in response to peaceful protests over the demolition of Gezi Park. It seems that Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan still hasn't learned his lesson about trying to suppress freedom of speech. Erdogan has ordered a media blackout of all protest coverage in the interest of national security. Article 3 of ... [Read More]

Mississippi Abolishes Slavery … Finally

Lincoln ended slavery in America, not the president but the movie. It inspired Ranjan Batra, an immigrant from India, to learn more about the 13th Amendment. "At the end of the story there was an open question about how the ratification process proceeded," he told ABC News. "Living in the South as I do, I found that a pretty big open question." Batra discovered a serious clerical error on ... [Read More]

Fiscal Iceberg

We're officially on the edge of the so-called "Fiscal Cliff," a self-imposed trigger of $500 billion in tax increases and $109 billion in spending cuts. The main sticking point is the Bush tax cuts. Democrats want to extend them for individuals making $200,000 and couples making $250,000 but Republicans want those limits increased to $400,000 and $450,000, respectively. Democrats also want ... [Read More]

Rigged Voting Machine – Simpsons Did It

A voter in Pennsylvania says his vote didn't count, at least not for the candidate he wanted. The self-described software developer uploaded a video to YouTube that shows his vote for Barack Obama registering as a vote for Mitt Romney. A volunteer reportedly told him, "It's nothing to worry about, everything will be OK." Mathew Keeler, a spokesman for the Pennsylvania Department of State, ... [Read More]

Your First Time

Lena Dunham, creator of the HBO series Girls, stars in a new political ad that compares your first time voting to losing your virginity. “Your first time shouldn’t be with just anybody," says Dunham. "You want to do it with a great guy.” Dunham goes on to espouse the democratic platform before revealing her first time was with Barack Obama, which is strange since she turned 18 ... [Read More]

Hormonal Voter

President Obama currently enjoys a 33% lead among single women, while Governor Romney has a 19% lead among married women. Those trends could be caused by the female ovulation cycle, according to a new study published in the peer-reviewed journal Psychological Science by Kristina Durante of the University of Texas, San Antonio. Durante says women "feel sexier" when ovulating. Single women ... [Read More]