Hasselbeck: Oprah shouldn’t call out racists because it ‘undermines racism’

I always knew Elisabeth Hasselbeck was not the “sharpest tool in the shed” but this is simply astonishing… The Raw Story Fox News host Elisabeth Hasselbeck on Thursday warned Oprah Winfrey that she “undermines racism” by pointing out that some of President Barack Obama’s critics disliked him because of the color of his skin.Now, I… More Hasselbeck: Oprah shouldn’t call out racists because it ‘undermines racism’

President Obama awards Medal of Freedom to Clinton, Oprah, others

USA Today President Obama paid tribute Wednesday to Democratic predecessor Bill Clinton, and both of them honored a presidential icon: John F. Kennedy. Obama awarded Clinton and 15 other Americans the Presidential Medal of Freedom, created 50 years ago by Kennedy. Other recipients included television legend Oprah Winfrey, country music artist Loretta Lynn, women’s rights… More President Obama awards Medal of Freedom to Clinton, Oprah, others

10 things you need to know today: August 10, 2013

President Obama addresses Americans’ surveillance fears. The Week Obama announces NSA reforms, Connecticut grapples with a deadly plane crash, and more 1. OBAMA ANNOUNCES NSA REFORMS President Barack Obama announced a series of steps meant to quell criticism over the NSA’s electronic surveillance program on Friday. His reforms include appointing an NSA privacy officer, creating… More 10 things you need to know today: August 10, 2013

‘Evil To Compare These Events’: Glenn Beck Rips Oprah For Linking Trayvon’s Killing To Emmett Till’s

I will always contend that Glenn Beck has no clue about African American culture.  Did he actually hear what Oprah said?  I think not. Mediaite This week, Oprah Winfrey revealed that, in her mind, the killing of Trayvon Martin and the subsequent acquittal of George Zimmerman for that alleged crime is the “same thing” as the 1955 murder of Emmett Till. Conservative radio… More ‘Evil To Compare These Events’: Glenn Beck Rips Oprah For Linking Trayvon’s Killing To Emmett Till’s

Nugent’s new racist rant: ‘The blacks’ are to blame for their own oppression

Ted Nugent is basically a bigot and a publicity hound.  I get that. However, there are many outlets that give him a platform to perpetuate his bigotry including Fox News.  Right-wing radio gives him an even wider platform to spew his lies and misinformation about minorities.  I also get that he is pissed off at… More Nugent’s new racist rant: ‘The blacks’ are to blame for their own oppression

Sarah Palin’s ‘oddly charming’ Today show appearance

First of all I’m still trying to get over the fact that Sarah Palin was participating with the “lamestream media”! The Week Mama Grizzly makes her much-hyped debut as co-host of the morning show juggernaut, impressing critics with her poise, energy, and willingness to laugh at herself Sarah Palin joined the “lamestream media” on Tuesday… More Sarah Palin’s ‘oddly charming’ Today show appearance

TFC Blog Round Up

Gallup: Obama not losing liberals or Dems Can a photograph still change the world? Fox Hypocrisy: Calling Opponents Terrorists Edition Oprah Winfrey, James Earl Jones To Receive Oscars Conservative group admits to sending Wisconsin voters absentee ballots.. Class warfare in Wisconsin: Are Dems about to make history? Krugman: “It’s a disaster—and maybe not only an… More TFC Blog Round Up

Oprah On Palin Run: ‘I Believe In The Intelligence Of The American Public’…

…and so do I. Huffington Post Oprah spoke to Parade magazine for its latest issue, and one of the subjects that came up was a potential run by Sarah Palin for the presidency. Oprah has dodged the question about her thoughts on Palin before, most notably in an interview with Barbara Walters, where she pointedly… More Oprah On Palin Run: ‘I Believe In The Intelligence Of The American Public’…