The One Difference Between Democrat and GOP Responses to the Planned Parenthood Shooting

Image Credit: AP POLICY.MIC After a gunman opened fire at a Planned Parenthood in Colorado Springs, Colorado, on Friday, three people were confirmed dead — including one police officer — and many more injured. In the wake of the attack, people tweeted messages of grief, hope and solidarity to Colorado Springs. People who utilized Planned… More The One Difference Between Democrat and GOP Responses to the Planned Parenthood Shooting

Raven-Symoné Admits To Discrimination Against ‘Black’ Names, Twitter Eviscerates Her

ADDICTING INFO Raven-Symoné is generally a cool chick, but on more than one occasion, she has said some very problematic things. For instance, there was the time when she said she isn’t African-American, and another time she said she didn’t want to be referred to as gay, even though she exclusively dates women. Okay, fine. That’s her personal… More Raven-Symoné Admits To Discrimination Against ‘Black’ Names, Twitter Eviscerates Her

5 Indefensible Tweets From The NRA Since The Oregon Gun Massacre

THINK PROGRESS After a mass shooting, the NRA traditionally goes silent for a period of time. In the case of the gun massacre in Oregon, the NRA stopped tweeting on Thursday, October 1 at 1:44 p.m., shortly after the news broke. The account resumed tweeting at 12:07 p.m. on Friday, October 2 with an innocuous… More 5 Indefensible Tweets From The NRA Since The Oregon Gun Massacre

Racist Jokes About This Photo Got People Fired and Sparked the Hashtag #HisNameIsCayden

THE ROOT  There is a man who goes by the name of Geris Hilton on Facebook (reportedly not his real name) who used to have a job. “Hilton” used to work at Polaris Marketing Group, according to AtlantaBlackStar, but his employment status changed after he posted a photo on Facebook Sept. 16. In the photo,… More Racist Jokes About This Photo Got People Fired and Sparked the Hashtag #HisNameIsCayden

Anonymous Says It Hijacked KKK Twitter Accounts Over Ferguson Threats

TPM LiveWire Today is not a good day for the KKK. On Sunday evening, the hacker collective known as Anonymous said it broke into two of the Ku Klux Klan’s Twitter accounts, @KuKluxKlanUSA and @YourKKKCentral, after a Missouri chapter of the hate group threatened protestors in Ferguson, Mo. ZDNet reported Monday. The chapter recently distributed… More Anonymous Says It Hijacked KKK Twitter Accounts Over Ferguson Threats

Twitter Conspiracy Theory Alleges Ferguson Robbery Footage Is Months Old

I was checking out Twitter when this unfolded… TPM LiveWire A conspiracy theory about the security camera footage of Michael Brown shoplifting from a convenience store minutes before he was shot by a Ferguson police officer on Saturday is making the rounds on Twitter. It alleges the footage is more than two months old. The theory,… More Twitter Conspiracy Theory Alleges Ferguson Robbery Footage Is Months Old

GOP Lawmaker Finds Dana Loesch’s Private Number to Complain About Tweet

What the hell is this guy’s problem? It appears the GOP relishes their ability to display double standards.  Had she done the same to him he wouldn’t overlook the INVASION OF PRIVACY. Mediaite The rules of Twitter are simple: you have 140 characters to connect, debate, and communicate with people you’ve never even met. But someone needs… More GOP Lawmaker Finds Dana Loesch’s Private Number to Complain About Tweet

Wingnuts tell Ted Cruz to stop dragging his feet after he tweets Holder impeachment demand

Hey TFCers…wanna try your hand at captioning the above photo in the comments section?  This should be fun.  Submit as many entries as you care to… Daily Kos Sen. Ted “Calgary” Cruz has a new fundraising gimmick: Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) introduced a resolution on Thursday calling for Attorney General Eric Holder to appoint a special prosecutor… More Wingnuts tell Ted Cruz to stop dragging his feet after he tweets Holder impeachment demand

Someone Is Spilling ISIS’s Secrets on Twitter

The Daily Beast The terror group may be on a rampage in Iraq. But ISIS is being threatened from inside, it seems. And no one is sure who’s behind the tweets disclosing the group’s intimate details. A mysterious Twitter account is trying to stop ISIS’s rise to power by spilling the terror group’s secrets online.… More Someone Is Spilling ISIS’s Secrets on Twitter

Quitter Queen says ‘no’ to Twitter diplomacy from her Facebook Fortress of Derpitude

  The headline says it all about Sarah (“Half-term governor”) Palin.  Love it… The Raw Story When we last saw Sarah Palin,  — Half-Term Governor of The Northern Territories, Mother of GED Students, Destroyer of Words — she was fresh off of a featured speaker gig at the NRA’s annual Blood Frenzy Circle Jerk. Depending upon… More Quitter Queen says ‘no’ to Twitter diplomacy from her Facebook Fortress of Derpitude