God Helped Ralph Reed Discover Obama Was A Fraud Back In 1997, But He's Just Mentioning It Now

Brian Tashman for Right Wing Watch Published February 12, 2014 - 7:00am

It looks as if right-wing grifter Ralph Reed has a new book coming out soon entitled "Awakening: How America Can Turn from Moral and Economic Destruction Back to Greatness."

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Beck Reviews 'The Monuments Men' By Blaming Progressives For The Holocaust

Brian Tashman for Right Wing Watch Published February 11, 2014 - 7:00am

Glenn Beck watched the film "The Monuments Men" over the weekend and he seemed to like it ... but it was sort of hard to tell because the segment he spent reviewing it today on his radio program consisted primarily of him blaming "progressives" for the Holocaust.

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Conservatives Angry that Gay Couple is Featured in 'America The Beautiful' Song Authored By Gay Songwriter

Brian Tashman for Right Wing Watch Published February 7, 2014 - 7:00am

As you probably already know, right-wing commentators had a complete and utter meltdown over Coca-Cola’s “America the Beautiful” ad during the Super Bowl. Along with complaints that the ad featured eight different languages, several pundits criticized the inclusion of same-sex parents.

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Pat Robertson Wants Creationist Ken Ham to Shut Up: ‘Let’s Not Make a Joke of Ourselves’

Brian Tashman for Right Wing Watch Published February 6, 2014 - 7:00am

Back in 2012, televangelist Pat Robertson provoked the ire of Young Earth Creationists when he rejected their claim that the earth is approximately 6,000 years old. Today on the 700 Club, Robertson responded to the debate between Bill Nye and Young Earth Creationist leader Ken Ham by once again rebuking Young Earth Creationism and the chronology system designed by James Ussher.

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Rubio Unconvincingly Explains Why He Blocked Openly Gay African-American Judicial Nominee

Miranda Blue for Right Wing Watch Published February 3, 2014 - 7:00am

Earlier this month, the White House returned to the Senate 54 federal judicial nominees who Senate Republicans had refused to vote on in the previous year. But one nominee was conspicuously absent from that list: Judge William Thomas, a Florida state judge who had been nominated to sit on a federal trial court.

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Obama Promotes, Explains 'MyRA' Retirement Accounts in Speech at PA Steel Plant

Staff for UpTakeVideo Published January 30, 2014 - 1:30pm

VIDEO: Obama detailed his news savings plan concept – the "MyRA" – at a West Mifflin, Pennsylvania, US Steel plant. The savings account is a federally protected account that can be opened with as little as $25, and is geared for young people who tend to stay for less time at any job, and are generally not given employee-sponsored retirement plans.

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Bayer CEO: New Cancer Medicine for Rich People, Not Indians

Sam Seder for Majority Report with Sam Seder Published January 30, 2014 - 11:30am

Letting his elitism show a little too openly, Bayer's CEO said of their new offering: "We did not develop cancer drug Nexavar for Indians. [We made it for] Western patients who can afford it." We always knew Big Pharma's ethics were questionable, but rarely do we have an open admission.

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GOP Congressman Really, Really Didn't Want to Be Asked About Fundraising Allegations

AP for Associated Press Published January 29, 2014 - 8:49am

New York Rep. Michael Grimm is defending his actions after he physically threatened a reporter at the Capitol after President Barack Obama's State of the Union address.

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