Why is Chuck Schumer’s quote about single payer considered news?

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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer let the world know this morning on ABC’s “This Week” that Democrats are open to the idea of a single payer healthcare system. .@SenSchumer to @ThisWeekABC: "We're going to look at broader things. Single-payer is one of them." pic.twitter.com/aimB3zfVfM — ABC News Politics (@ABCPolitics) July 23, 2017 You may be […]


Danny Glover supports sheriff whose office released Kate Steinle’s accused murderer

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This past July, 32-year-old Kate Steinle was shot and killed on Pier 14 in San Francisco. Sanchez, the accused murderer and an illegal immigrant, had been deported five times before the murder, butbecause of San Francisco’s status as a sanctuary city, he knew he could avoid another deportation. And indeed, when he was arrested in […]


Dinesh D’Souza indicted, charged with making illegal campaign contributions


http://twitter.com/#!/kurteichenwald/status/426502645407162368 Conservative commentator Dinesh D’Souza, the man behind the film “2016: Obama’s America,” has been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges of making illegal contributions to a candidate for the U.S. Senate. According to Reuters: According to an indictment made public on Thursday in federal court in Manhattan, D’Souza around August 2012 reimbursed people who […]


Not even Richard Lewis cares about his views on Second Amendment

http://twitter.com/#!/TheRichardLewis/status/319577209050378240 See, not even Richard Lewis cares what Richard Lewis thinks about the Second Amendment. When the comedian dipped his toe into the gun control debate last night, who could have predicted that his foray into firearm policy would flame out so soon? OK, we did. To his credit, Lewis did declare the Second Amendment […]


John Cusack praises Sen. Wyden as only ‘principled Dem’ to join Rand Paul

http://twitter.com/#!/johncusack/status/309557385263996928 As Twitchy reported last night, actor John Cusack took to Twitter in support of Sen. Rand Paul’s filibuster. The actor opposes the use of drones, and he wondered where the Democrats were, whom he believes should be standing up to “regressive corporate warlord” Obama. Today, he used Twitter to praise Sen. Wyden, the one […]


Russell Crowe says ‘Obama is the light and the future,’ throws hissy fit

http://twitter.com/#!/russellcrowe/status/259907945557532672 Actor Russell Crowe doesn’t endorse politicians. He only swoons over them in a cult-like fashion. Obama is “the light and the future!!11111″ Good grief. The deification of Obama is beyond creepy. Crowe continues the creep with prattling about “global awareness” and such. He’s a Citizen of the World ™, you see. And his world […]


Priorities: Barry-cades for World War II memorial but not Benghazi

http://twitter.com/#!/SteveWorks4You/status/385442419610632192 Disgusting but true. From the Washington Examiner: At the World War II Memorial on The Mall in Washington, where veterans have been staging protests to keep it open, Washington Examiner’s Charlie Spiering reports that at least seven officials were dispatched Wednesday morning to set up a ring of barricades to block tourists from the memorial. That is […]