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My Congressman, Bart Stupak, Has Neither a Uterus Nor a Brain

Michael Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Moore

Hey, Bart. If you really want to reduce abortions, ask yourself this: Why does godless France, where abortion is nearly free (it's covered by their universal health insurance), have 20% fewer abortions per capita than we do?

Hate the Husband? Sue the Mistress!

Jacob M. Appel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jacob M. Appel

An unlikely alliance of trial lawyers and Christian fundamentalists continues to defend the prerogative of jilted spouse to turn love triangles into quadrangles--with the state judicial system as a fourth wheel.

David Vitter FEC Complaint Filed By Louisiana Dems

Politico | Jonathan Allen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The political committees of Louisiana Sen. David Vitter, Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour and former Rep. Chip Pickering (R-Miss.) have been accused of ...

Chip Pickering Accused Of Attacking Soccer Coach

AP | SHELIA BYRD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

JACKSON, Miss. — Police are investigating a fight between a former Mississippi congressman and a youth-league soccer coach after a weekend game....

MSNBC's Maddow Show Propels Growing DC "Christian Mafia" Scandal

Bruce Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bruce Wilson

The Family is a secretive fundamentalist Washington DC ministry which runs the National Prayer Breakfast and Bible study groups attended by numerous US Senators and Congress members, wields global influence, and celebrates the leadership lessons of Hitler, Lenin, and Mao.

Documents Show Christian World Domination Group Paid For Bipartisan Congressional Hawaii Trip

Bruce Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bruce Wilson

While the two described as official US government business, the trip was financed by two interconnected fundamentalist ministries.

Hypocrisy in High Places

Ruth Bettelheim, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ruth Bettelheim, Ph.D.

When we repress important needs and desires so severely that we are unable to accept them as a part of ourselves, we give up the possibility of a controlled, thoughtful response to them.

"C Street House" Group Members Push Christian Nationalist House Resolution

Bruce Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bruce Wilson

While high-profile mass media journalists such as MSNBC's Rachel Maddow have recently begun giving Washington's "C Street House" some long overdue sc...

Chip Pickering's Wife Claims He Had Affair

AP | EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

JACKSON, Miss. — The estranged wife of former U.S. Rep. Chip Pickering claims in a lawsuit that the Mississippi Republican had an affair that ru...

Katharine Zaleski

Trent Lott's Likely Replacement Featured In Borat

HuffingtonPost.com | Katharine Zaleski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Trent Lott's resignation announcement Monday may have woken many on Capitol Hill out of their tryptophan stupors, but speculation over his replac...