Category Archives: Heros

Newark Mayor Cory Booker Saves Neighbor from Burning Building

Friday, April 13, 2012 In a selfless act of heroism, Newark Mayor Cory Booker saved a neighbor’s life by bolting through raging flames and falling embers to pulling her from a smoke-choked bedroom Thursday night. Mayor Cory Booker saved a … Continue reading

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Cenk Uygur to GOProud’s Christopher Barron: “Uh, you’re a dumbass”

Friday, December 31, 2010 I love Cenk Uygur. Besides being smart, and easy on the eyes, he’s fearless and he’s not afraid to call out conservatives on their bullshit. In this video clip (originally broadcast on MSNBC Thursday, December 30, … Continue reading

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Sarah Palin Gets Pelted with a Tomato in Minneapolis

Tuesday, December 8, 2009 Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin felt the love Monday during an appearance at the Mall of America, in the Minneapolis suburb of Bloomington, when a man hurled a tomato from the second level balcony at her. … Continue reading

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Iraqi Journalist Muntadhar Al-Zeidi and Shoe Thrower to be Released Today

Monday, September 14, 2009 Muntadhar al-Zeidi, the Iraqi reporter who shot to fame when he threw his shoes at then U.S. president George W. Bush, is set to be released from jail today, according to his lawyer. “I do not … Continue reading

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Iraqi Shoe Thrower to Be Released Early

Saturday, August 29, 2009 Muntadhar al-Zeidi, the Iraqi journalist and folk hero in the Arab world, who was jailed after hurling his shoes at former President George W. Bush, will be released next month after his sentence was reduced for … Continue reading

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Heros: Dustin Lance Black

Monday, February 23, 2009 Dustin Lance Black, the young, openly gay man who penned the screenplay for the film “Milk,” gave a powerful and heartfelt speech after receiving the Oscar for best screenplay. The bonus message for gay and lesbian … Continue reading

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Heros: Sean Penn

Monday, February 23, 2009 “I think that it is a good time for those who voted for the ban against gay marriage to sit and reflect and anticipate their great shame and the shame in their grandchildren’s eyes if they … Continue reading

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