Hotels.com shills for ‘guaranteed paid vacation’ petition

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http://twitter.com/#!/rodentpolitics/status/492109146745892864 Hey, we get that your business depends on people taking trips but petitioning the government to mandate paid time off is a pretty sleazy way to increase business. It’s called the “Vacation Equality Project.” http://twitter.com/#!/hotelsdotcom/status/491637409226838016 Here’s their video pitch for piling even more mandates on private businesses. http://twitter.com/#!/TwitSmith/status/491776322792730624 http://twitter.com/#!/dipperspike/status/491718200275779584 http://twitter.com/#!/cybr_gk/status/491739927147593729 http://twitter.com/#!/TwitSmith/status/491747554363584512 http://twitter.com/#!/larry8061/status/491786505082269696 They’re clearly […]

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House passes ‘No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act’

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http://twitter.com/#!/ShannonBream/status/428290517928271873 The House this afternoon passed the “No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act,” 227-188. Steven Ertelt of LifeNews.com reports: The legislation combines several policies that must be enacted every year in Congressional battles and puts them into law where they will not be in jeopardy of being overturned every time Congress changes hands from pro-life lawmakers […]

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Actor Dean Cain shares dismal economic snapshot after 5 years of Obama

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http://twitter.com/#!/TiffanyVas/status/450457471962734592 Actor Dean Cain, who is one of the stars of the film “God’s Not Dead,” passed along this graphic: http://twitter.com/#!/RealDeanCain/status/450449586255966208 Yikes! Maybe even more of some of the policies that caused all that to happen will fix things! Editor’s note: The final sentence of this post has been corrected to fix a typo. Read […]

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Tensions rise in Ferguson, Mo., as angry anti-police protests intensify

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http://twitter.com/#!/AntonioFrench/status/498605022624890880 As Twitchy reported earlier today, protesters in Ferguson, Mo., are taking to the streets to show their anger about the shooting of an unarmed black teenager named Mike Brown. St. Louis alderman Antonio French, whose tweets we featured in our earlier post, says tensions are rising this evening, and the situation is becoming more volatile. His description of the Vine video above says, “People are blocking […]

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Seattle wins Super Bowl; Joyous fans start a few eco-friendly fires [pics]

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http://twitter.com/#!/desusnice/status/430196641404944385 Well, sort of: http://twitter.com/#!/paigevalley/status/430191159046963201 http://twitter.com/#!/sportingnews/status/430192208981921792 http://twitter.com/#!/HarveyRoad/status/430185780128935936 http://twitter.com/#!/DavidKaufer/status/430192573303779328 http://twitter.com/#!/KenWayne/status/430195269699772416 But maybe it won’t be so bad after all: http://twitter.com/#!/Papapishu/status/430201089778921472 An interesting question: http://twitter.com/#!/MangyLover/status/430201546551218176 No doubt Al Gore will have carbon offsets available for purchase first thing in the morning. Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/02/03/where-is-the-epa-seattle-seahawks-win-super-bowl-joyous-fans-start-a-few-eco-friendly-fires/

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Snarknado strikes recalled Colo. lawmaker waiting for Secret Service clearance to White House party

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http://twitter.com/#!/SenJohnMorse/status/410909169034592256 Former Colorado State Senator John Morse is mostly known for two things: supporting anti-Second Amendment legislation, and being promptly recalled for it a few months later. Now it seems like he’s relegated to waiting outside the White House, desperately hoping the Secret Service bouncers will let him in. http://twitter.com/#!/CrestonePeak/status/410971074243751936 http://twitter.com/#!/CrestonePeak/status/410972690023845888 http://twitter.com/#!/conservatarist/status/410969038060130304 http://twitter.com/#!/BenHowe/status/410969692032208896 http://twitter.com/#!/MJL556/status/410976986127798273 Ouch! […]

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William Shatner has questions after receiving O’Reilly’s ‘Pinhead’ distinction

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http://twitter.com/#!/WilliamShatner/status/460581964206993409 Hopefully William Shatner has his questions answered soon. Why was Shatner awarded Bill O’Reilly’s dubious honor? http://twitter.com/#!/Troian9/status/460597148888104961 Ugh. Beam us up, Scotty. Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/04/27/do-i-get-a-plaque-william-shatner-has-questions-after-receiving-bill-oreillys-pinhead-distinction/

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Sen. Boxer’s Hobby Lobby strawmen ‘need Viagra to stand up’ [video]

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http://twitter.com/#!/RBPundit/status/448463063541637120 True story. So … it should not even remotely surprise you that Sen. Barbara Boxer brought Viagra into a discussion about birth control: http://twitter.com/#!/cmarinucci/status/448461135935582208 Also, Hobby Lobby may come after your vaccines next: http://twitter.com/#!/NoahCRothman/status/448461126653992960 Let’s go to the videotape: If ignorance is bliss, Barbara Boxer is on cloud nine. And she’s in good company: http://twitter.com/#!/streicher187/status/448454860447682560 http://twitter.com/#!/UniteWomenTN/status/448469430360895488 http://twitter.com/#!/SpencerTrinwith/status/448471702176268288 http://twitter.com/#!/doit4MJ/status/448464246666326016 http://twitter.com/#!/dfreebee/status/448464947287031808 […]

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‘Welcome back, Phil’: Ted Cruz notes that ‘tolerance is a two-way street’

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http://twitter.com/#!/markdinman1/status/416733689553248256 Much like Gov. Bobby Jindal, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is applauding A&E’s decision to resume filming of “Duck Dynasty” with family patriarch Phil Robertson intact. http://twitter.com/#!/tedcruz/status/416710260779274240 Of course, the PC police aren’t quite ready to tolerate being called intolerant. http://twitter.com/#!/JackStrack/status/416735091918766080 http://twitter.com/#!/danielleem20/status/416736934497488896 http://twitter.com/#!/jacobshotwell/status/416738060886237185 http://twitter.com/#!/idnov/status/416735768409694208 Read more: http://twitchy.com/2013/12/27/welcome-back-phil-ted-cruz-notes-that-tolerance-is-a-two-way-street/

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This former NFL linebacker’s trolling of Roger Goodell is epic

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http://twitter.com/#!/FakeRodgers/status/509833300572385280 No, but for real. http://twitter.com/#!/duhglass/status/509836009602056192 The wait wasn’t too long; Take a gander at this tweet to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, under fire for the Ray Rice scandal, from former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison: http://twitter.com/#!/jharrison9292/status/509832809570377729 Dude. That tweet has been retweeted over 16,000 times at the time of this writing. And he wasn’t […]

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