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Controversy Explodes Over ‘The Whiteness Project’ (VIDEO)

Controversy Explodes Over ‘The Whiteness Project’ (VIDEO)

PBS launched a new project entitled: “The Whiteness Project: Inside the White Caucasian Box,” last week. This controversial new social experiment  is “endeavoring to interview white people all over the United States in an effort to document ‘their understanding of their own whiteness’ – and is causing an online furor while doing so, according to The […]

Melissa Harris-Perry Breaks Down On-Air During Kieran Romney Apology (Video)

Melissa Harris-Perry Breaks Down On-Air During Kieran Romney Apology (Video)

MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry offered an on-air apology to the Romney family for the jokes made by a panel of comedians that were on her Dec. 29 show towards the former 2012 presidential runner up’s family, specifically focusing on Kieran Romney, a black child who was recently adopted into the family. During the segment, the […]

Stephen Colbert Defends ‘Backwoods Bird Murderer’ Phil Robertson (Video)

Stephen Colbert Defends ‘Backwoods Bird Murderer’ Phil Robertson (Video)

Thursday night, Comedy Central host Stephen Colbert satirically came to the defense of Phil Robertson, the popular reality show duck hunter who was suspended for his comments about gay men and his view of the lives of black people in the “pre-welfare” Jim Crow era. Colbert considered his suspension to be a bad day for […]

FOX News Guest Compares Suspended ‘Duck Dynasty’ Star To Martin Luther King Jr. (Video)

FOX News Guest Compares Suspended ‘Duck Dynasty’ Star To Martin Luther King Jr. (Video)

Thursday, conservative radio host Mike Slater likened Phil Robertson, the Duck Dynasty star who was recently suspended by A&E for his comments in GQ where he said being gay was “not logical,” to civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Host Martha McCallum first ask Slater if A&E made the correct decision in suspending […]

Right-Wingers Come To Megyn Kelly’s Defense In The Fight For ‘White Santa’ (Video)

Right-Wingers Come To Megyn Kelly’s Defense In The Fight For ‘White Santa’ (Video)

By now, I’m sure most of you have heard about Megyn Kelly making the argument that Santa Claus and Jesus Christ ‘are just white‘ on her Dec. 11 episode of “The Kelly File.” People on the left, including myself, criticized Kelly for her comments. Kelly didn’t appear on FOX News on Thursday, but returned on […]

Jon Stewart Mocks FOX News’ Fact-Free And Phony “War On Christmas” Outrage (Video)

Jon Stewart Mocks FOX News’ Fact-Free And Phony “War On Christmas” Outrage (Video)

After seeing FOX News host Gretchen Carlson throw an on-air tantrum over a Festivus pole made out of beer cans and watching host Megyn Kelly try to explain to her non-existent audience of  those who still believes there is a Santa Claus living on the North Pole, that he is a white guy, Daily show […]

Houston Police Take 13-Year-Old Girl From Her Guardians Without Much Explanation (Video)

Houston Police Take 13-Year-Old Girl From Her Guardians Without Much Explanation (Video)

One Oklahoma mother is upset with Houston Police after she found out that Child Protection Services had taken her 13-year-old daughter away from her dance instructors after they were granted signed permission to take her on an out-of-town trip to meet and dance with some of the industry’s finest. Houston Police offered no explanation of […]

Jon Stewart Rips Cocaine User Trey Radel, The “Hip-Hop Conservative” (Video)

Jon Stewart Rips Cocaine User Trey Radel, The “Hip-Hop Conservative” (Video)

Wednesday, Daily Show host Jon Stewart takes a few hilarious jabs at Florida congressman Trey Radel for his cocaine scandal, the fact that he supported Florida’s drug testing of food stamp recipients and his claims of being a hip-hop conservative. Jon Stewart found it quite interesting that one of Radel’s favorite vacation spots was Cartagena, […]

Stephen Colbert Tries To Defend Richard Cohen’s Racially Insensitive Op-Ed (Video)

Stephen Colbert Tries To Defend Richard Cohen’s Racially Insensitive Op-Ed (Video)

This week, Richard Cohen wrote a column for the Washington Post about New Jersey Governor Christie and the problems he would face when dealing with the Tea Party portion of the Republican party in the primaries if he chooses to run for president. In the middle of the op-ed, the conversation took a turn towards […]