President Obama slow jams the news

President Obama slow jams the news

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit On Tuesday, April 24th of this year, President Obama slow jammed the news with Jimmy Fallon and the Roots on “Late Night”. Before taking his place on a stool Obama said “I’m President Barack Obama, and I, too, would like to Slow Jam the News.” Fallon joined in […]

Jon Stewart discusses ‘Political Animals’ with Sigourney Weaver

Jon Stewart discusses ‘Political Animals’ with Sigourney Weaver

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Jon Stewart spoke with Sigourney Weaver earlier this week about her role in the new USA Network show Political Animals.  Political Animals is a six episode American miniseries that premiered on July 15, 2012, and will air Sundays at 10/9c. In the series, Sigourney Weaver plays Elaine Barrish, a […]

Colbert takes on Texas GOP on ‘critical thinking’

Colbert takes on Texas GOP on ‘critical thinking’

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit You might recall the recent Texas Republican Party’s platform that rejects the teaching of critical thinking skills: “Knowledge-Based Education – We oppose the teaching of Higher Order Thinking Skills (HOTS) (values clarification), critical thinking skills and similar programs that are simply a relabeling of Outcome-Based Education (OBE) (mastery […]

Gabby Gifford’s successor speaks out on gun violence

Gabby Gifford’s successor speaks out on gun violence

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Gabby Gifford’s successor, Congressman Ron Barber, who was injured in the January 8 shooting in Tucson, issued a statement today on today’s mass shooting in Aurora, Colorado. “The people of Aurora have suffered an immense loss. We are tested in times like these and we must come together […]

Jon Stewart takes on Mitt Romney’s tax returns

Jon Stewart takes on Mitt Romney’s tax returns

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Jon Stewart took on Mitt Romney last night in a segment entitled: The Romney Returns. Reminding us of Ann Romney’s comment about ‘you people’, Stewart nots that a close look at Mitt’s tax records reveals a variety of tax avoidance schemes. You can see our post Ann Romney […]