Yearly Archives: 2013

Let him be clear: Vice President Joe Biden literally, not figuratively, means literally

Biden sunglasses

@rickklein literally, amazing— Jennifer Rubin (@JRubinBlogger) April 05, 2013 Kudos to ABC News’ Rick Klein for a shining example of truth in reporting: no one cares what else Vice President Joe Biden had to say today. The AP’s Josh Lederman seems to have some idea what Biden was talking about. .@VP #Biden on stapling green […]

‘It’s perfectly healthy’: Jehmu Greene applauds Plan B pill ruling

Jehmu Greene

"This is allowing young women, empowering them" -@jehmu Green on Plan B over the counter— Katie Pavlich (@KatiePavlich) April 05, 2013 Wow. As Twitchy reported, a federal judge has ruled that the FDA must make the morning-after pill available to girls and women of any age — without a prescription. While many Americans are rightly […]

MSNBC brings in five-year-old to settle same-sex marriage debate


Wait … we thought the whole point of the 2012 presidential election was to preserve Big Bird’s job security. So why is MSNBC trying to muscle in on “Sesame Street’s” turf and use children to push a social agenda?

Oh, snap! Jake Tapper calls out Obama, Bloomberg for gun ignorance


As Twitchy reported, President Obama took the opportunity at one of his fancy-pants San Francisco fundraisers to peddle a tiresome lie about guns. He doesn’t seem to think it’s worth his time to make a distinction between semiautomatic and fully automatic weapons. Unfortunately for him, CNN’s Jake Tapper disagrees. This afternoon on “The Lead,” Tapper […]

Love-love: Tennis ace Martina Navratilova hearts Jim Carrey’s ‘Cold Dead Hand’

Martina Navratilova

Navratilova may be an expert on the tennis court, but when it comes to the gun control debate? She might want to stay on the sidelines.

Gushfest: Daily Beast’s Tina Brown introduces Oprah to her housekeeper

Tina Brown

Today wasn’t just any Friday for The Daily Beast and Newsweek’s editor in chief. No sirree. Today was the day she introduced The Big O to her faithful housekeeper at the fourth annual Women of the World Summit: I introduced Oprah to my beloved housekeeper, Cynthia. Very happy moment. #WIW13— Tina Brown (@TheTinaBeast) April 05, […]

AP adds ‘more nuance’ to definition of ‘Islamist’; CAIR celebrates


The language cops aren’t done yet.

‘Earnest’ Univision ‘journalist’ seeks pat on the head for relabeling Malkin ‘conservative columnist’

Cristina Costantini

Malkin took issue with being called “right-wing” as opposed to “conservative?” Um, no.

No Tylenol at school, but tweens can buy Plan B? Judge orders morning-after pill OTC for all ages


Femme-a-gogues are whipping out their pom-poms today to cheer a federal judge for ordering the FDA to make the morning-after pill available to women and girls of all ages, no prescription necessary. Yes, that includes children. Start your day off with a 30-second dance party for over-the-counter emergency contraception!— Feministing (@feministing) April 05, 2013 Great […]

Surprise! White House cites sequestration ‘headwind’ in statement on awful jobs report


WH econ.adviser re: jobs:"…not the time for Washington to impose more self-inflicted wounds" on econ., asks Congress to replace sequester— Hallie Jackson (@HallieJackson) April 05, 2013 It’s not just left-wing pundits and groups like the Center for American Progress trying to tie today’s dismal jobs numbers to “sequester spring.” Now the White House is getting […]