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Gingrich tries to influence Iowa gay marriage case

Gingrich tries to influence Iowa gay marriage case

  Potential presidential candidate Newt Gingrich quietly lined up $150,000 to help defeat Iowa justices who threw out a ban on same-sex marriage, routing the money to conservative groups through…

Boehner’s rowdy Republican problem

Boehner’s rowdy Republican problem

House Speaker John Boehner‘s standing with the troublesome crop of new Republicans in the House is so weak that the embattled leader had to turn to Democrats to win approval…

Palin’s plummenting poll problem

Palin’s plummenting poll problem

A new Bloomberg poll shows Sarah Palin‘s 15 minutes of fame and glory is coming to an end. Nationally, 60 percent of voters now have a an unfavorable view of…

Did Scott Walker and the Kochs overplay their hand in Wisconsin?

Did Scott Walker and the Kochs overplay their hand in Wisconsin?

With 100,000 protesters rallying in Madison, Wisconsin this past Saturday to protest the union-busting tactics of Republican Gov. Scott Walker, the cracks may already be showing in the great tea…

Obama’s promises: Just more empty political rhetoric

Obama’s promises: Just more empty political rhetoric

Barack Obama sure talked a good game when he mesmerized the public with his captivating rhetoric that propelled him to win the Presidency in 2008 but two years into his…

AIG bid to buy back toxic assets could help market

AIG bid to buy back toxic assets could help market

American International Group’s bid to take back $15.7 billion in risky mortgage bonds may inject fresh confidence in a market where investors had started to question a nearly two-year rally.…

Latest adultery excuse: Love of country made me do it

Latest adultery excuse: Love of country made me do it

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich set up a new low in political claptrap this week by claiming his love of country forced him to seek love with women other than…

Gingrich: ‘Serving America made me screw around’

Gingrich: ‘Serving America made me screw around’

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, married three times and a self-admitted adulterer, says he screwed around because of his passion for America. “There’s no question at times of my life,…

Actress with history of film nudity will play Palin

Actress with history of film nudity will play Palin

Julianne Moore, an actress whose screen roles include a fair share of nudity, will play Sarah Palin in the film adaptation of Game Change, the book chronicling the 2008 Presidential…

Charlie Sheen, Michele Bachmann, Mike Huckabee: Invasion of the brain snatchers

Charlie Sheen, Michele Bachmann, Mike Huckabee: Invasion of the brain snatchers

At some point, some alien for descended on this nation and started stealing brains. There can be no other explanation for Michele Bachmann, Mike Huckabee, Sarah Palin and — of…