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  • Jer Bulsara, Freddie Mercury's Mother, Dies at 94

    11/21/2016 7:21:57 AM PST · by SoFloFreeper · 34 replies
    Billboard ^ | 11/20/16 | Ashley Lasimone
    Freddie Mercury’s mother, Jer Bulsara, passed away on Nov. 13 at the age of 94. Kashmira Cooke, Mercury’s sister, confirmed the news of her mother’s death on Sunday (Nov. 20) in a statement to the press, saying that she died in her sleep.
  • Bette Midler: GOP Tried to Prevent U.S. from Winning WWII

    07/25/2013 5:36:38 PM PDT · by drewh · 102 replies
    Andrew Breitbart's Big Hollywood ^ | 25 Jul 2013, 9:15 PDT
    by Christian Toto 25 Jul 2013, 9:15 AM PDT 241post a comment Most liberal celebrities who blast the Republican party stick to modern issues like taxation, birth control and foreign affairs. Not Bette Midler. Sure, the Divine Miss M hits similar topics via Twitter, but she doesn't mind reaching back into history to smite the GOP from a different angle. This week, Midler revisited World War II with a tweet claiming the GOP wanted America to lose in its fight against the Axis powers. .@GOP treats Mr. Obama the way they treated FDR in WWII. They did everything they could...
  • Coulter: Paul Ryan is the perfect fit

    08/18/2012 4:09:06 PM PDT · by NoLibZone · 39 replies ^ | August 18 2012 | Ann Coulter
    I think Paul Ryan is the perfect spec I didn't see it until Romney did it. I said -- Romney he'll make the right choice and I was right he made the right choice it's a beautiful synergy is the perfect combo platter there. And there were many -- predicting he'd go safe there's a bold -- to this decision here's a here's my take on us. He said. We're gonna take on your economic ideas your failed policies we're gonna offer a bold alternative. Video at link
  • Coulter: Gun control behind Democrats' lies on U.S. guns in Mexico

    07/02/2012 8:22:02 AM PDT · by marktwain · 8 replies ^ | 2 July, 2012 | Ann Coulter
    Forget executive privilege, contempt of Congress, “fast and furious,” how many documents the government has produced and who said what to whom on which date. The Obama administration has almost certainly engaged in the most shockingly vile corruption scandal in the history of the country, not counting the results of Season Eight on “American Idol.” Administration officials intentionally put guns into the hands of Mexican drug cartels, so that when the guns taken from Mexican crime scenes turned out to be American guns, Democrats would have a reason to crack down on gun sellers in the United States. Democrats will...
  • Ann Coulter: RINO?!

    03/14/2012 5:23:02 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 44 replies
    Daily Beast ^ | 03/14/2012 | Noah Kristula-Green
    Ann Coulter seems to be continuing her flirtations with RINOism. First she defended Romneycare. Now she is taking on the Conservative Pundit-Fox News-Complex. Here is the latest heresy from Coulter, courtesy of Jeff Poor: “And just a more corporate problem is I think our party and particularly our movement, the conservative movement, does have more of a problem with con men and charlatans than the Democratic Party,” she said. “I mean, the incentives seem to be set up to allow people — as long as you have a band of a few million fanatical followers, you can make money....
  • Ann Coulter: The problem with Rick Santorum

    03/10/2012 12:04:55 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 73 replies
    The St. Augustine Record ^ | March 5, 2012 | Ann Coulter
    Even when I agree with Rick Santorum, listening to him argue the point almost makes me change my mind. I also wonder why he’s running for president, rather than governor, when the issues closest to his heart are family- oriented matters about which the federal government can, and should, do very little. It’s strange that Santorum doesn’t seem to understand the crucial state-federal divide bequeathed to us by the framers of our Constitution, inasmuch as it is precisely that difference that underlies his own point that states could ban contraception. Of course they can. States could outlaw purple hats or...
  • Coulter: SC Voters Cared More About Snotty Remarks Than Beating Obama (hissy fit)

    01/22/2012 2:57:56 PM PST · by ak267 · 112 replies
    Breitbart TV ^ | 1/22/2012 | Breitbart TV
    "Republicans aren't a mob. You're not supposed to go for the guy with the glib, cheap shot."
  • Ann Coulter Throws a Temper Tantrum (BARF ALERT)

    01/22/2012 6:45:03 AM PST · by stratboy · 294 replies
    Fox News | 01/22/2012 | Me
    Ann Coulter was just on Fox and Friends. She was crying over the fact that Romney got decimated in South Carolina. She offered a few talking points from the Romney camp including: 1. Newt is the lease conservative of all Candidates running. 2. Newt is unelectable because of his failed marriages. 3. The Freddy Mac non-issue. 4. John K asked a legitimate question and he is a completely fair and honorable reporter. 5. South Carolina is going back to it democratic roots and backing someone who calls Obama a socialist. She laid out the establishment talking point that everyone who...

    01/11/2012 2:16:19 PM PST · by Recovering_Democrat · 45 replies ^ | 1/11/12 | Ann Coulter
    Earlier this week, Mitt Romney got into trouble for saying, "I like being able to fire people who provide services to me." To comprehend why the political class reacted as if Romney had just praised Hitler, you must understand that his critics live in a world in which no one can ever be fired -- a world known as "the government."
  • Ann Coulter, I Am More of a Catholic than a Conservative, Just Like Rick Santorum

    01/09/2012 7:54:11 PM PST · by tcg · 83 replies · 1+ views
    Catholic Online ^ | 1/9/12 | Keith A. Fournier
    Ann Coulter's criticism of Rick Santorum for being "more of a Catholic than a Conservative" makes me want to do even more to help people come to understand his positions. ...Coulter's comments help explain why Catholics like me consider ourselves to be 'reluctant Republicans." She was derisive of Rick Santorum's concern for the poor. She mocked his insistence upon the connection between moral, social and economic issues. She was condescending and dismissive of his integrated campaign message. ...Santorum understands that freedom is a good of the human person. Further that he sees that the market economy, as promising as it...

    12/28/2011 3:23:53 PM PST · by Syncro · 81 replies · 1+ views
    AnnCoulter.Com ^ | December 28, 2011 | Ann Coulter
    ONLY ONE CANDIDATE IS RIGHT ON THE TWO MOST IMPORTANT ISSUES December 28, 2011In the upcoming presidential election, two issues are more important than any others: repealing Obamacare and halting illegal immigration. If we fail at either one, the country will be changed permanently. Taxes can be raised and lowered. Regulations can be removed (though they rarely are). Attorneys general and Cabinet members can be fired. Laws can be repealed. Even Supreme Court justices eventually die. But capitulate on illegal immigration, and the entire country will have the electorate of California. There will be no turning back. Similarly, if...
  • Ann Coulter: NEWT HELPED FORMULATE CHRISTMAS (Massive Shark Jumping Festival)

    12/21/2011 3:20:34 PM PST · by Syncro · 188 replies · 2+ views
    AnnCoulter.Com ^ | December 21, 2011 | Ann Coulter
    NEWT HELPED FORMULATE CHRISTMAS December 21, 2011Every few years, heinous Democratic policies -- abortion, gay marriage, affirmative action, Hillarycare, Obamacare, to name a few -- compel previously uninvolved Americans to leap into politics. This is great, except for two things: (1) We have to get heinous Democratic policies first; and (2) newcomers have short memories, sometimes no memories at all. The second point is the only possible explanation for why some conservatives seem to view Newt Gingrich as the anti-Establishment outsider who will shake up Washington. Newly active right-wingers would do well to spend a little more time quietly...
  • Ann Coulter: "I Would Prefer Ron Paul as President to Newt Gingrich"

    12/20/2011 10:26:06 AM PST · by RobinMasters · 73 replies
    Youtube ^ | DECEMBER 20, 2011
    'I am thrilled that Ron Paul is catching up to Newt in Iowa' I have no idea why someone would say this : The Video
  • Ann Coulter​: I Would Prefer Ron Paul​ Over Newt Gingrich

    12/20/2011 8:29:09 AM PST · by TBBT · 74 replies ^ | 12/20/2011 | Noah Rothman
    Appearing on Fox News Channel’s “Red Eye” last night, conservative firebrand and frequent courter of controversy, Ann Coulter told the panel that if the choice for the Republican presidential nominee came down to Texas Rep. Ron Paul or former House Speaker Newt Gingrich she would prefer Paul. She stops short of suggesting that she would vote for Paul in a third party bid as conservative radio host Glenn Beck​ recently suggested, but Coulter has serious reservations (like most editorial board GOPers) about Gingrich’s big government conservatism. While Coulter curries much favor among the Tea Party Republican set, not all who...
  • Ann Coulter Book "Demonic" Predicted Tactics Of OWS... And What's Next

    11/19/2011 9:10:47 AM PST · by MindBender26 · 56 replies
    Like her or not, there can be no argument that Ann Coulter didn't predict the actions, tactics and results of the Occupy Wall Street movement in her book “Demonic.” In her very well written history of the real story of the insanity and mob-driven French Revolution, she could easily be describing the actions of the current OWS movement. The similarities between OWS and the Arab Spring movements to install radical Islamic theocracies are also well illustrated. The reality is that the OWS movement may grow much more violent as professional anarchists take over and drive us to armed conflict. Get...
  • I won't sit back while Ann Coulter attacks the Tea Party

    11/17/2011 11:41:45 AM PST · by jenk · 138 replies ^ | 11/17/11 | Jen Kuznicki
    You know, if it weren't for Romney supporters, I might be able to support the guy. On Tuesday night, Ann Coulter was a guest on the Sean Hannity Show where she said this: COULTER: I think the candidate, it is going to be and is the strongest candidate to beat Obama is Mitt Romney. And, you know, I'm a little tired of these Johnny-come-lately conservative purists. She's talking about us, the tea party. She is calling us Johnny-come-latelys, saying, basically, "Where were you when we were fighting all this time, you just showed up on the scene in 2009, who...
  • Ann Coulter: Picking ‘The Most Right Wing Candidate’ In Primary Is ‘Suicidal’

    11/16/2011 12:15:03 AM PST · by Lazlo in PA · 184 replies
    Breitbart TV ^ | 11-16-11 | Breitbart TV
    “Those who think ‘oh, absolutely, this is going to be 1980; we are going to run against Jimmy Carter’… and then there are those of us like me and apparently Governor Christie who think this guy is going to be tough to beat... The idea that you pick the most right-wing candidate without any concern over who can win is suicidal..." Video at link...
  • Ann Coulter: IF NOT ROMNEY, WHO? IF NOT NOW, WHEN? (No Ann NOT Rommey!)

    11/16/2011 2:52:56 PM PST · by Syncro · 227 replies · 1+ views
    AnnCoulter.Com ^ | November 16, 2011 | Ann Coulter
    IF NOT ROMNEY, WHO? IF NOT NOW, WHEN? November 16, 2011So now, apparently, we have to go through the cycle of the media pushing Newt Gingrich. This is going to be fantastic. In addition to having an affair in the middle of Clinton's impeachment; apologizing to Jesse Jackson on behalf of J.C. Watts -- one of two black Republicans then in Congress –- for having criticized "poverty pimps," and then inviting Jackson to a State of the Union address; cutting a global warming commercial with Nancy Pelosi; supporting George Soros' candidate Dede Scozzafava in a congressional special election; appearing...
  • Vanity- What has happened to Ann Coulter?

    10/18/2011 8:32:17 PM PDT · by h-roark · 88 replies
    Oct 17, 2011 | h-roark
    I used to be a huge fan of Ann Coulter's
  • Ann Coulter not on board Donald Trump's birther crusade

    04/12/2011 8:08:58 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 159 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | April 12, 2011 | Jeff Poor
    Some conservative commentators have applauded Donald Trump for challenging President Barack Obama on his birth certificate. Conservative author Ann Coulter isn’t one of them. On Monday night’s “Hannity” on the Fox News Channel, Coulter said the “birther” conspiracy has been long debunked by other conservative outlets. “Well, I think maybe I’ve been watching too much Charlie Sheen because Donald Trump seems perfectly sane to me,” Coulter said. “I don’t know where he gets this $2 million Obama has spent to keep his birth certificate — he posted his birth certificate on his web page. I am glad that Donald Trump...
  • What's with Ann Coulter??

    04/11/2011 7:20:09 PM PDT · by bray · 221 replies · 1+ views
    vanity | 4/11/11 | bray
    What has happened to Queen Ann? She was on Hannity and rips into Trump about the Birther issue that she says has been proved beyond any doubt. Claims the Cirt of Live Birth is the same as BC and basically calls him a kook. Why not at least support him in the slightest? Then she states the big money donors are holding their funds waiting for Christie to run and if he doesn't then they will give it to Romney. What big donor is hoping Christie would run and win? Does she have any idea where he is polling 1%?...
  • Ann Coulter defends Christ Christie on Muslims, defends Michelle Obama, attacks birthers

    On Steve Malzberg's show, Ann defended Chris Christie on everything, including his record on Islam. She praises Muslim Americans. She defends Michelle Obama's nutrition plan, and attacks birthers. Pt 1 Pt 2
  • What Bombing Iran Would Actually Mean

    10/30/2010 3:46:28 AM PDT · by Strategy · 46 replies
    The Atlantic ^ | October 29, 2010 | By Andrew Sullivan
    Stratfor's George Friedman is a realist on what it would really mean: Destroying Iran's nuclear capability does not involve a one-day raid, nor is Iran without the ability to retaliate. Its nuclear facilities are in a number of places and Iran has had years to harden those facilities. Destroying the facilities might take an extended air campaign and might even require the use of special operations units to verify battle damage and complete the mission. In addition, military action against Iran's naval forces would be needed to protect the oil routes through the Persian Gulf from small boat swarms and...
  • Reporters Freak as Ann Coulter Meets Gay GOPers

    09/30/2010 5:24:08 PM PDT · by Grim · 365 replies
    Human Events ^ | 9/30/2010 | Lisa De Pasquale
    I’ve attended dozens of Ann Coulter speeches over the years. They’ve been on college campuses, donor events, and conferences with thousands and thousands of people. It’s a common occurrence for reporters to lie about the event in order to suit their narrative and image of Coulter. But, after reading about an event this past weekend I felt like I was in an episode of “The Twilight Zone.” I was fortunate to be a guest of Coulter’s at a New York City cocktail party where she gave a short speech and did Q & A with GOProud, a group of conservative-minded...
  • Challenge Accepted: Conservative gay organization head agrees to debate WorldNetDaily editor

    09/05/2010 10:56:10 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 604 replies · 3+ views
    The Daily Caller ^ | September 4, 2010 Updated September 5, 2010 | Chris Moody
    In the wake of a dispute between WorldNetDaily editor Joseph Farah and conservative author Ann Coulter over her decision to headline an event sponsored by GOProud, a gay conservative organization, Farah and GOProud Chairman Christopher Barron will square off in a debate later this month at WND’s convention. Barron told The Daily Caller that Farah challenged him to debate over whether GOProud can be considered “conservative” after Farah argued on his site that there is no place within conservatism for an organization like GOProud, a group that promotes itself as “the only national organization representing gay conservatives and their allies.”...
  • Ann Coulter: OBAMA IS NOT A MUSLIM (This Week)

    09/01/2010 2:55:18 PM PDT · by Syncro · 122 replies
    Ann Coulter.Com ^ | Sept 1, 2010 | Ann Coulter
    OBAMA IS NOT A MUSLIMSeptember 1, 2010 The nonsense about President Obama being a Muslim has got to stop. I rise to defend him from this absurd accusation by pointing out that he is obviously an atheist. Leave aside Obama's fanatical opposition to allowing Illinois hospitals to save the lives of babies with God-given souls inadvertently born alive during abortions. Also leave aside the fact that neither of his parents were Christians. And leave aside his current crop of "spiritual advisers," which is a collection of Mother Earth worshippers, polytheists and other nonbelievers. Now rest from all that "leaving...
  • WND editor appears on gay-themed radio show to blast Ann Coulter for speaking to gay conservatives

    08/25/2010 6:46:49 AM PDT · by Def Conservative · 76 replies
    For a guy who says he plans to fight “the homosexual agenda” “until the last breath” and thinks God will “collapse” America for accepting gay marriage, WorldNetDaily editor Joseph Farah sure has been doing a lot of gay media lately. Farah appeared on two radio shows that are hosted by gay talk show personalities this week to blast Ann Coulter for headlining an upcoming party sponsored by GOProud, an organization that represents gay conservatives.
  • Ann Coulter: MSNBC SWEARS TO ALLAH THAT OBAMA'S NOT A MUSLIM (Calling B.H.O's Daddy a Liar???)

    08/25/2010 2:38:32 PM PDT · by Syncro · 53 replies · 1+ views
    AnnCoulter.Com ^ | Aug 25, 2010 | Ann Couter
    MSNBC SWEARS TO ALLAH THAT OBAMA'S NOT A MUSLIMAugust 25, 2010 MSNBC's Monday programming was dedicated to denouncing Sen. Mitch McConnell's response to a question about whether Obama is a Muslim. McConnell said: "We all have to rely on the word of (Barack Obama) -- something about as reliable as a credit default swap." No, I'm sorry, that's what The Atlantic's Andrew Sullivan said about whether Trig Palin was really Sarah Palin's child. McConnell responded by demanding that Obama be fired -- or at least have his security clearance suspended. No, no -- wrong again: That was Sen. John...
  • Ann Coulter Blasts 'Fake Christians' for Opposing Her

    08/25/2010 6:14:17 PM PDT · by Iam1ru1-2 · 53 replies
    Politics Daily ^ | August 25, 2010 | David Gibson
    First, Glenn Beck throws in the white flag on gay marriage, as Politics Daily reported earlier this month, and now Ann Coulter has gone AWOL on what just a short time ago was considered a battle flag issue for conservative culture warriors. The latest controversy on the right began late last week when it was revealed that Coulter, the brutally straight-talking author and pundit, was going to headline next month's HomoCon 2010, an annual event organized by GOProud, a group of gay Republicans. Coulter has been called "notoriously homophobic" by some critics, but she has also described herself as a...
  • What Homocon is all about

    08/25/2010 5:13:51 PM PDT · by Sola Veritas · 117 replies
    World Net Daily ^ | August 25, 2010 | Joseph Farah
    There's been some confusion about this event next month called Homocon, sponsored by GOProud, which bills itself as a Republican and conservative "gay" group. At first glance, the group's platform may have some appeal to conservatives – and I have no doubt that some of the group's members actually vote Republican. "GOProud represents gay conservatives and their allies," claims a mission statement on the group's website. "GOProud is committed to a traditional conservative agenda that emphasizes limited government, individual liberty, free markets and a confident foreign policy. GOProud promotes our traditional conservative agenda by influencing politics and policy at the...
  • Coulter to Keynote for Homosexualist GOPride

    08/12/2010 8:57:19 AM PDT · by topher · 13 replies ^ | August 11, 2010 | By James Tillman
    Wednesday August 11, 2010 Coulter to Keynote for Homosexualist GOPride By James TillmanWASHINGTON, D.C., August 11, 2010 ( -- GOProud, which bills itself as the "only national organization representing gay conservatives," has announced that well-known conservative author Ann Coulter is headlining their first annual "Homocon."The announcement shocked both advocates of traditional family values and homosexualist advocates of "gay rights," who have previously attacked Coulter for her supposedly homophobic language and beliefs.Christopher Barron, Chairman of the Board of GOProud, said he could think of no "conservative more fun to headline our inaugural party then the self-professed ‘right-wing Judy Garland’--Ann Coulter."...
  • Evangelicals and the Coulter affair

    08/23/2010 4:54:09 PM PDT · by Sola Veritas · 232 replies
    World Net Daily ^ | August 23, 2010 | Joseph Farah
    .................I believe that's what Jesus meant when He told us to love our enemies. The ultimate demonstration of love for a Christian should be to evangelize the lost. There is no indication Ann Coulter has ever used one of her paid speaking engagements to do this. In fact, I'm not even sure a paid speaking engagement is an appropriate forum for evangelizing. Nevertheless, I have heard from a few Christians who compare Coulter's paid speaking gig to Homocon with Jesus sitting down with tax collectors and sinners. That is not good discernment. Coulter is a political activist, a pundit, a...
  • Ann Coulter vs. WND and the right’s new priorities

    08/21/2010 6:20:17 AM PDT · by markomalley · 76 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 8/21/2010 | Matthew Sheffield
    An intra-conservative war broke out this week between Ann Coulter and WorldNetDaily after the site disinvited the well-known writer from a conference it was hosting after it learned that she had agreed to speak at a similar event sponsored by gay conservatives.Coulter had agreed to be a featured speaker at “Homocon 2010,” an event put together by GOProud, a group of conservatives and libertarians who are gay or support gay rights, a position which WorldNetDaily saw as improperly validating “a brand of materialistic libertrianism” according to the site’s editor Joseph Farah.“Ultimately, as a matter of principle, it would not make sense...
  • Ann Coulter slams Farah as 'swine,' 'publicity whore'

    08/19/2010 10:43:44 PM PDT · by StrangeFeathers · 238 replies
    WND ^ | August 18, 2010 | Joe Kovacs
    MIAMI – Conservative superstar Ann Coulter launched a verbal assault on WND Editor Joseph Farah today, calling the veteran journalist "swine" and a "publicity whore" after she was dismissed as a keynote speaker for the news site's upcoming "Taking America Back National Conference" here. "[F]arah is doing this for PUBLICITY and publicity alone," Coulter wrote in an e-mail to the Daily Caller, a political site founded by journalist Tucker Carlson.
  • WND dumps Ann Coulter from Miami due to Homoconflict

    08/17/2010 7:13:30 PM PDT · by Man50D · 169 replies · 1+ views ^ | August 17, 2010
    WASHINGTON – Conservative superstar Ann Coulter today was dropped as a keynote speaker for WND's "Taking America Back National Conference" next month because of her plan to address an event titled "HOMOCON" sponsored by the homosexual Republican group GOProud that promotes same-sex marriage and military service for open homosexuals. Joseph Farah, editor and chief executive officer of WND, said the decision was a gut-wrenching one for his team because of their fondness for Coulter as both a person and writer-speaker. "Ultimately, as a matter of principle, it would not make sense for us to have Ann speak to a conference...

    05/30/2010 4:56:14 PM PDT · by Libloather · 137 replies · 7,012+ views
    Show Biz Spy ^ | 5/16/10
    MICHELLE OBAMA “FURIOUS AND HUMILIATED” BY CLAIMS HER HUSBAND THE PRESIDENT MIGHT BE HAVING AN AFFAIR!!Sunday May 16, 2010 MICHELLE Obama has every right to be angry! The American First Lady apparently exploded with rage after learning her husband Barack has been caught in a cheating scandal with a 35-year-old woman. The affair rumor mill went into overdrive earlier this month after the Commander-in-Chief was seen at a posh hotel with sexy former campaign worker Vera Baker. Michelle is also said to be worried that there could be damning security tapes her husband’s enemies could use to crush his presidency....
  • Exclusive Confirmation: Miss California Dating Michael Phelps (God works in mysterious ways)

    04/22/2009 2:47:17 PM PDT · by lewisglad · 39 replies · 1,315+ views
    Radar Online ^ | Posted on Apr 21, 2009 @ 15:48
    Miss USA runner-up Carrie Prejean is set to make headlines with something other than her anti-gay marriage comments. Her grandmother Jeanette Coppolla confirmed to exclusively that the beauty queen has been casually dating Olympian Michael Phelps. "Carrie and Michael have been out to baseball games and lunch,” Coppolla said. “He always calls her when he is in town and they go out.” Not just a pretty blonde, Prejean is fully aware of Phelps’ reputation and is taking the flirtation with the swimmer in stride. “Carrie knows that he has dated a lot of girls but she enjoys going out...
  • Kathy Griffin on The View calls Republicans racist and sexist; makes fun of Condi Rice(vanity)

    06/05/2007 3:57:16 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 45 replies · 2,133+ views
    Newsbusters ^ | June 5, 2007 | Tim Graham
    On Tuesday's edition of The View on ABC, comedienne Kathy Griffin really seemed to be auditioning for the Rosie O'Donnell Chair in Conservative-Bashing. ABC's Barbara Walters began by deploring how two new Hillary biographies are "both nasty," spurring Griffin to accuse the authors of "good, old-fashioned, garden variety sexism." She also accused men of "taking down" vice-presidential nominee Geraldine Ferraro in 1984, growled about "women eating their own" over an anti-Hillary letter in Newsweek, and said Condoleezza Rice is "not a pro-woman woman" because she "follows everything white men say....Any African American woman who is a Republican does not understand...
  • Author, ex-hubby mired in post-divorce warfare {How Stella lost her groove, again}

    01/21/2007 7:49:54 AM PST · by SmithL · 8 replies · 511+ views
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | 1/21/7 | Phillip Matier, Andrew Ross
    Fifteen months after her bitter divorce and an appearance on Oprah, Bay Area author Terry McMillan says the younger man who once helped her get her groove back -- only to break her heart by coming out of the closet -- is making her life a living hell. And, from the looks of things, it's about to get worse. McMillan's hairstylist ex-husband, Jonathan Plummer, has signed a book deal with Simon & Schuster for a fictionalized tell-all account based on his decadelong relationship with McMillan, whose own novel and movie about their early romance, "How Stella Got Her Groove Back,"...
  • 'Sandinista' Kathy Griffin Loves Haggard Scandal; Calls Religion 'Crap'

    12/08/2006 10:21:05 AM PST · by EveningStar · 85 replies · 2,943+ views
    NewsBusters ^ | December 7, 2006 | Scott Whitlock
    Appearing on Tuesday’s "Larry King Live," comedienne Kathy Griffin claimed to be so liberal that she refers to herself as a Sandinista and not a Democrat. On the same program, Griffin took delight in the downfall of Christian evangelical leader Ted Haggard, telling CNN’s Larry King that she "love[s] it." It’s unclear why King asked the D-list star about the scandal, perhaps he hoped to bate her into another hateful rant. Later in the program, Griffin offered a clue as to why she would be so effusive over a reverend’s fall from grace. Regarding religion, she claimed to not "believe...
  • North Korean leader takes new wife(long-time secretary of Chia Head)

    07/23/2006 2:57:25 AM PDT · by TigerLikesRooster · 24 replies · 1,123+ views
    AFP ^ | 07/23/06
    North Korean leader takes new wife 2 hours, 53 minutes ago North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il has taken a musician-turned-secretary as his new wife after his former spouse died of cancer two years ago. Kim Ok, 42, lived with the reclusive North Korean leader who turned 64 in February after serving as his private secretary, Seoul's Yonhap news agency said quoting an unnamed government source. "She is virtually North Korea's first lady," said the source who Yonhap called a Seoul government source privy to information on Kim Jong-Il's family Kim Ok, a piano major at Pyongyang University of Music and...
  • Caption This: Help Matt Drudge out with Maureen Dowd Photo! (It's getting beer-thirty am)

    10/30/2005 9:28:18 AM PST · by DCBryan1 · 225 replies · 11,255+ views
    Drudge Report ^ | 30 OCT 05 | DCBRYAN1
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  • 'Stella' Author Divorces Husband Who Inspired Book

    06/29/2005 7:40:36 PM PDT · by CO Gal · 18 replies · 602+ views
    There's been a real life, sudden plot twist for "How Stella Got Her Groove Back" author Terry McMillan. She's filed for divorce from the man who inspired the novel after learning that he's gay. McMillan, who is 53, said she's come to the revelation that her 30-year old husband only married her six years ago to get U.S. citizenship. They met at a Jamaican resort. McMillan filed for divorce in January, but news of the split didn't surface until this week, when it was first reported in a San Francisco Chronicle gossip column. Jonathan Plummer said McMillan has treated him...
  • Epilogue for 'Stella' author: a messy divorce

    06/26/2005 8:09:18 AM PDT · by SmithL · 14 replies · 2,193+ views
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | 6/26/5 | Phillip Matier, Andrew Ross
    In a tale rich in lost love, closeted secrets and acrimonious divorce, it turns out that famed local writer Terry McMillan -- whose celebrated romance and subsequent marriage to a man 23 years her junior became the subject of her fictionized best-seller "How Stella Got Her Groove Back" -- actually got her groove back with a man who now says he's gay. The story is spilling out in made-for-Hollywood detail in Contra Costa County Superior Court, where McMillan has filed for divorce from her Jamaican- born husband of six years, Jonathan Plummer. McMillan, 53, said in court documents that the...
  • Extreme Hypocrisy: The Sex Lives of Republicans (Niman Alert Part 1)

    05/28/2005 6:01:31 AM PDT · by Houmatt · 42 replies · 1,664+ views ^ | 5-26-05 | Michael Niman
    In early November of 2004 I wrote about George W. Bush’s first post-reelection appointment – his selection of anti-abortion activist Dr. W. David Hager to head the FDA’s Reproductive Health Drugs Advisory Committee. This was the same Dr. Hager who wrote that women suffering from PMS need only to turn to the bible for help. In his private practice he refused to prescribe birth control medication to unmarried women. As a Republican political activist Hager opposed the sale of birth control drugs he identified as abortifacients. In essence, by putting an avowed opponent of reproductive health in charge of reproductive...
  • Huffington Post Exclusive:Embargoed Book- Saudi Oil Rigged for Catastrophic Self Destruction

    05/09/2005 11:49:35 AM PDT · by gopwinsin04 · 39 replies · 1,499+ views
    The Huffington Post ^ | May 9, 2005 | Arianna Huffington
    HUFFING POST EXCLUSIVE: EMBARGOED BOOK CLAIMS SAUDI OIL INFRASTRUCTURE RIGGED FOR CATASTROPHIC SELF DESTRUCTIONAccording to a new book obtained by the Huffington Post, Saudia Arabia has crafted a plan to protect itself from possible invasion or attack. It includes the use of a series of explosives, including radioactive 'dirty bombs' that would cripple Saudi oil production and distribution systems for decades.Best selling author Gerald Posner lays out this doomsday scenario in his forthcoming May 17 book 'Secrets of the Kingdom: The Inside Story of the US/Saudi Connection.
  • What Our Troops Want For Xmas: Armored Humvees ... And An Exit

    12/16/2004 6:00:54 PM PST · by Embraer2004 · 33 replies · 539+ views
    Arianna OnLine ^ | 12/15/04 | Arianna Huffington
    If there is one thing Democrats should have learned from Karl Rove during this year’s election, it is the value of relentlessly attacking — day in and day out — your opponent’s perceived strength. Well, from now until Congress is asked in January to vote on the next $80 billion the president wants for the war in Iraq, not a day should go by without Democrats shouting from the rooftops that the White House is shamefully betraying the very troops it so vociferously claims to be supporting. Last week, one brave soldier’s question opened the door on this scandalous subject....
  • Caption This (The Widow and Orphan Mourn)

    11/12/2004 6:51:14 AM PST · by COUNTrecount · 10 replies · 1,531+ views
    VOA News ^ | Nov.12,2004
  • The woman behind Arafat

    11/10/2004 7:42:17 AM PST · by NativeNewYorker · 18 replies · 908+ views
    upi via email no url | 11/10/04
    JERUSALEM, Nov. 10 (UPI) -- The bizarre story of Suha Arafat, wife of comatose Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, is one more example of how a movement which has combined bloody terrorism with brilliant public relations for so many years proves itself impossible to deal with.Suddenly, Suha literally holds in her hands the future of the Arab-Israeli conflict and hence of the Middle East and international politics more generally. For only she can pull the plug in the Paris hospital, which would end her husband's life and let the Palestinians choose a new leadership. But she's not pulling yet.She was born...
  • Suha Arafat: Ramallah's Lady Macbeth

    11/09/2004 4:59:00 AM PST · by worldclass · 8 replies · 484+ views
    Jerusalem Post ^ | 11/09/2004 | KHALED ABU TOAMEH
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