Tag: controversy

Lady Breastfeeds Baby, Internet Freaks Out

Karlesha Thurman's baby was hungry. Karlesha was graduating from Cal State Long Beach, where she studied accounting. Karlesha did what mothers have done since motherhood began: she fed the kid from her own boob. Her friend snapped a photo,...

Man Charged In DUI Death For Which He Was In Jail When Haley Barbour Pardoned Him For Other DUI

Oopsie. What has gross slug and former Mississippi Governor Haley Barbour done to subvert justice this time? Oh, basically a reverse-cowgirl of the time Michael Dukakis furloughed Willie Horton, but this time by pardoning a drunk driver for...

MLK Jr. Honored By Statue Built By Unpaid Chinese Laborers

The dedication of the new Martin Luther King, Jr. memorial has been postponed due to God's impending wrath upon the East Coast, but hey, at least this gives us time to reflect upon the fancy new monument and all...

Michael Steele Says Not All Republicans Want To Racial-Profile Messicans, A HUGE GAFFE

WHAT IS HE SAYING?! SPEAK AMERICAN, BLACK MAN. Yes, Michael Steele has made another major boo-boo today, telling Univision that Arizona's immigration law is "not a reflection of an entire political party." WHAT? ALL REPUBLICANS MUST ADHERE TO PARTY...

PAC Questionnaire Collects Some More of Sharron Angle’s Fun Beliefs

The AP obtained a PAC questionnaire filled out by Sharron Angle, and surprisingly, it reveals that she has some interesting beliefs! The questionnaire had 36 questions and boxes to mark "yes" or "no," so thankfully it was easy for...

President Obama Finally Calls Shirley Sherrod

"You know, I was reading my newspaper this morning, and it seems Tom Vilsack did something really unfortunate to you, ma'am." Yes, President Obama has finally called Shirley Sherrod. This may seem like a token expression of common decency...

Tom Vilsack Fires Shirley Sherrod As the Summer of Firings Over Nothing Continues

<img src="http://wonkette.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/654005553_1946534.gif" class="right" width="250" alt="We <3 you Shirley! Keep being a great person!" title="We Yesteday, we linked to a dumb attempt by human poop-leech Andrew Breitbart to paint the NAACP as racist hypocrites. Wow, that certainly was silly! Everyone...

A Children’s Treasury of Breitbart Commenters Reacting To Dave Weigel’s Memoir Thing

This morning Grandpa Dave Weigel sat the Internet on his lap to tell it the story of the time he was a political reporter, his first non-tweeted public statement since being forced to resign from the Washington Post on...

Rescue-Dog Fanatics Hope Obama Will Kill Ted Kennedy’s Elitist Water Dog

It's great that the poor little lonely Obama girls finally got a nice dog that won't make allergy-prone Malia sick with its dog hair, because it is a special hairless breed. NO WAIT. It is an outrage that the...

Will John McCain Select Known Abortionist Tom Ridge As His Vice President?

Maverick John McCain is at it again, sticking his finger in the eye of the Republican establishment by saying he wouldn't rule out a pro-choice running mate. Two names came to mind -- Tom Ridge and Michael Bloomberg --...

Jeremiah Wright Does Not Plan To Release Presidency-Sinking Book About Obama After All

Hey, maybe Jeremiah Wright wants Barack Obama to be president after all! Following EXPLOSIVE reports that he was going to publish a picture book in October featuring Barack Obama getting AIDS from the Muslim prophet Mohammad, Reverend Wright's daughter...