Strauss-Kahn Charged with Aggravated Pimping

By |July 26th, 2013|

Dominique Strauss-Kahn, who allegedly sexually assault a New York hotel maid, has been charged with aggravated pimping in France. THIS STORY has been rolling and evolving for many, many months, with Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the former IMF honcho and would be French president, now totally and thoroughly disgraced with the bombshell news of aggravated [...]

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Mayor Filner Makes Anthony Weiner Look Juvenile

By |July 26th, 2013|

Four more women come forward with sexual harassment allegations against Mayor Filner. [KPBS News San Diego, via YouTube] "There's a legal process by which all of this will be decided," Filner responded after being chased for several minutes. "There will be no other statements regarding "¦ except for the legal process." - Four [...]

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Halliburton Pleads Guilty to Destruction of Deepwater Horizon Evidence

By |July 26th, 2013|

Halliburton pleads guilty to destruction of evidence regarding the Deepwater Horizon disaster. The Department of Justice made the announcement yesterday. Halliburton joins two other corporations, BP and TransOcean, from whom the DOJ has obtained guilty pleas. From the DOJ release: Halliburton has signed a cooperation and guilty plea agreement with the government in which Halliburton [...]

Queer Talk: Ohio AG on Gay Couple’s Death Certificate Case

By |July 26th, 2013|

The Ohio AG, Mike DeWine, has stated that, contrary to yesterday's reports, his office will not appeal a federal judge's decision regarding a gay couple's death certificate case. The state's Attorney General is responding to the decision by federal Judge Timothy Black, who ordered that the legal marriage in Maryland of James Obergefell and John [...]

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The Conundrum of Huma After Hillary

By |July 26th, 2013|

Sydney Leathers talks to Inside Edition making it harder for Huma Amedin to save her husband and their life together. THE OTHER WOMAN, beyond Huma, at the center of the most current Anthony Weiner sexting and talk dirty scandal went on Inside Edition, the National Enquirer of television, which considering the tabloid got [...]

Hail to John Oliver, Best Weiner Coverage Ever

By |July 26th, 2013|

John Oliver continues to bring it on the Daily Show, with the best Weiner coverage ever. John Oliver's three-month stint hosting America's biggest cable talkshow began positively back in June. The New York Observer hailed it "the best thing to happen to late night since Colbert". Salon asked: "Jon Stewart who?" The Guardian [...]

Rubio Sucks up to Sean & Rush to Defund Obamacare & Win Back Fans

By |July 25th, 2013|

Losing support because of his immigration legislation, Marco Rubio moves to defund Obamacare and win back fans. PPP's newest look at the Republican field for 2016 finds some big changes from our previous polling. Marco Rubio, who had led all of our polling since December, has dropped all the way to 6th place. [...]

A Brit’s View: Just Five Names for the New Prince George

By |July 25th, 2013|

Here ends the saga of the royal baby. 'It' transformed to 'he', and now finally 'he' is George, or to be complete accurate George Alexander Louis Mountbatten-Windsor. Prince George of Cambridge is also acceptable. He's clearly one of the people with a name like that. Who in Britain doesn't have five names on their birth certificate. [...]

Natural Gas Rig Explosion in Gulf: Another Wakeup Call [Video]

By |July 25th, 2013|

A natural gas rig explosion in the Gulf occurred late last night "“ the Hercules 265 "“ resulting in a fire (though workers had time to leave before the explosion) and serving as another wakeup call about the public and environmental dangers of extracting natural resources like gas and petroleum. And related, about transporting and [...]

Queer Talk: Calls to Boycott Russian Vodka and 2014 Winter Olympic Games

By |July 25th, 2013|

As Vladimir Putin's anti-LGBT actions continue to escalate, so are calls to boycott Russian vodka and other products, as well as the 2014 Winter Olympic Games. There are, of course, differing ideas about the best response to a series of actions by Putin which literally put the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and supportive [...]