Officers in pepper spray incident put on leave

CBS News Two University of California, Davis police officers involved in pepper-spraying seated protesters are being placed on administrative leave as the chancellor of the school accelerates the investigation into the incident. UC Davis Chancellor Linda Katehi on Sunday said she has been inundated with reaction over the incident, in which an officer dispassionately fires… More Officers in pepper spray incident put on leave

Newt Gingrich On Occupy Wall Street: Protesters Should ‘Get A Job’ And ‘Take A Bath’ (VIDEO)

Newt Gingrich has amassed a huge amount of “dirt” upon himself and his “brand” in the last 15 years or so.  One would think he’d  be the last person to talk about “bathing”.  Not to mention his (and the GOP) total lack of recognition that the unemployment rate is 9% nationally and way more in… More Newt Gingrich On Occupy Wall Street: Protesters Should ‘Get A Job’ And ‘Take A Bath’ (VIDEO)

Birthers Attempt To Remove Obama From New Hampshire Primary

TPM2012 The birther wars continue. Orly Taitz, birther queen of California, personally filed a complaint in New Hampshire on Saturday that challenged President Obama’s U.S. citizenship and argued for his removal from the state’s ballot,reports the Concord Monitor. New Hampshire’s electoral governing body, the Ballot Law Commission, turned down the complaint in a public hearing via… More Birthers Attempt To Remove Obama From New Hampshire Primary

Cain Flubs Libya Again, Claims ‘Taliban’ Has Taken Control

One has to wonder if Herman Cain is really that stupid… Think Progress At a press conference in Florida today, GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain — whose foreign policy maxim is “peace through strength and clarity” — attempted to clarify his stance on Libya following his epic whiffing of a question on the country this week. Unfortunately… More Cain Flubs Libya Again, Claims ‘Taliban’ Has Taken Control