The president explains his decision to weigh in on the case reviewing California’s same-sex marriage ban
First Read: A day after his administration formally weighed in on an upcoming Supreme Court case on gay marriage, President Barack Obama said he felt the issue required a response that reflected “what I believe.”
It may not be readily obvious from the blizzard of news out there today on the “sequester,” but a government shutdown became significantly less likely today, even as the automatic budget cuts barreled ahead toward reality. What happened? Both sides – Republicans and Democrats –…
The president makes sci-fi reference about his inability to keep politicians in Washington.
WASHINGTON, DC – MARCH 01: U.S. President Barack Obama speaks to the media after meeting with Congressional leaders at the White House, March 1, 2013 in Washington, DC. Getty Images This week, the story about the planned cuts to future government spending (“sequester”) has been the way Democrats and the administration have been overstating their […]
Image source: WAFB-TV Two Louisiana teens were disciplined over a mocking “Jesus Loves You” sign meant to show support for their high school basketball team. WAFB-TV reported the Patterson High School students posed with a handmade poster that read, “Jesus Hearts You!…Unless You Attend Parkview Baptist” during a game last Friday. One of the students […]
Mary Poppins can do it, so why can’t extreme sportsman Erik Roner? Sponsored by GoPro — the body-mounted camera that’s given us so many point-of-view videos of skydives, seagull theft/flight and motorcycle accidents — Roner jumps from a hot air balloon to see if the giant umbrella he’s holding will slow him down enough when […]