Author Archives: Christopher di Spirito

Pope Benedict XVI to Resign

Monday, February 11, 2013 Pope Benedict XVI will resign the Papacy at the end of the month. News of the Pope’s resignation shocked the Vatican insiders and Catholics around the world. Citing advanced age, he issued this statement: “After having … Continue reading

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British Parliament Endorses Legislation Giving Gay Couples the Right to Marry

Tuesday, February 5, 2013 The British Parliament joined the nations of the world granting gay couples the right to marry. From the UK Independent: Members of Parliament tonight overwhelming endorsed historic legislation that will give gay couples the equal right … Continue reading

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Hillary Supporters Launch ‘Ready for Hillary’ super-PAC for 2016

Monday, January 28, 2013 A group of Hillary Clinton supporters is launching a campaign to draft her to run for president — the first major push from an outside group for her to run. Ready for Hillary, a super-PAC and … Continue reading

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Michelle Obama Caught Throwing Shade at John Boehner

Monday, January 21, 2013 This is what I refer to as a pure moment. A rare, unscripted moment when a famous person reacts to someone or something without thinking a camera is aimed at them. Here, First Lady Michelle Obama … Continue reading

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Inaugural Quote of the Day

Monday, January 21, 2013 “Our journey is not complete until our gay brothers and sisters are treated like anyone else under the law.” – President Barack Obama, January 21, 2013

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President Obama Signs 23 Executive Actions on Gun Control

Thursday, January 17, 2013 President Obama unveiled sweeping new gun-control initiatives on Wednesday aimed at reducing gun violence in America. The president announced 23 executive actions not requiring congressional approval, such as improved tracking of recovered guns, improvements to the … Continue reading

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Florida Atlantic University Professor Says Sandy Hook Faked

Saturday, January 12, 2013 James Tracy says Sandy Hook was faked A Florida Atlantic University professor named James Tracy alleges the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting massacre in Newtown, CT, which took the lives of 20 children and six adults, … Continue reading

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Boeing 787 Dreamliner Fast Becoming the Nightmareliner

Wednesday, January 9, 2013 The new Boeing 787 Dreamliner plagued by glitches and potential safety problems Another incident involving the new Boeing 787 Dreamliner — this a fuel leak on a 787 scheduled to fly from Boston to Tokyo with … Continue reading

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67 House Republicans Voted “NO” on Hurricane Sandy Relief Bill

Saturday, January 5, 2013 Reps. Paul Ryan, Louis Gohmert and Joe Wilson voted ‘No’ on Hurricane Sandy relief 67 House Republicans voted “no” on the badly needed Hurricane Sandy relief bill. Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin who was Mitt Romney’s … Continue reading

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Crybaby Boehner Narrowly Reelected Speaker

Thursday, January 3, 2013 Crybaby Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) was narrowly reelected Speaker of the House on Thursday after heated public criticism from fellow Republicans and a week of rumors that he would face a GOP revolt. Boehner won a … Continue reading

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U.S. Conducts Secret “Tsunami Bomb” Test Designed to Destroy Coastal Cities

Wednesday, January 2, 2013 U.S. attempted to develop a ‘tsunami bomb’ in 1945 to use in war No wonder so much of the world thinks the United States is insane. According to the UK Telegraph: The United States and New … Continue reading

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Hillary Clinton Hospitalized with Blood Clot

Monday, December 31, 2012 Mrs. Clinton has been hospitalized for a blood clot in New York City Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, who hasn’t been seen in public since early December, was admitted to the New York-Presbyterian Hospital for … Continue reading

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Gun Control Support Soars In New Gallup Poll

Friday, December 28, 2012 In the aftermath of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre and the ambush on the Webster, NY firefighters, a new Gallup poll shows Americans want stricter gun control laws. Gallup finds 58% of Americans in favor … Continue reading

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Firefighters Shot and Killed Responding to House Fire

Monday, December 24, 2012 Firefighters shot dead responding to a house fire in Webster, NY, a suburb of Rochester Less than 24 hours after the NRA’s Wayne LaPierre appeared on Meet the Press and refused to support stricter gun control laws, … Continue reading

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New York Newspapers Take a Stand on Wayne LaPierre

Sunday, December 23, 2012 When the conservative New York Post rejects the NRA’s Wayne LaPierre’s rants, you know a change is in the air.

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Celebrities Lend Their Voices to “Demand a Plan” to End Gun Violence

Saturday, December 22, 2012 Hollywood lends its voices to the Demand a Plan. A grassroots effort for common sense legislation to end gun violence.

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Discovery Channel Discovers Ted Nugent is a Liability

Wednesday, December 19, 2012 Ted Nugent Holds a Firearm Up While Pretending to be Rocker In light of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre when a lone gunman killed 20 children as they sat in their classroom, the Discovery Channel … Continue reading

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School Massacre Gunman Raised by Gun Nut Mother

Sunday, December 16, 2012 Nancy Lanza was obsessed with firearms The Sandy Hook Elementary School gunman, Adam Lanza, who killed 20 children and seven adults Friday was raised by a mother with a fatal attraction to firearms and kept a … Continue reading

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