| Aug 6, 2012
| 9:51 AM
Gay marriage activists are planning to swarm Starbucks on Tuesday in an attempt to counter the record sales from last week’s Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day.
The chicken chain enjoyed a surge of support during the Wednesday event, dreamed up by former...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 7:01 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Same-sex marriage activists are planning to head to Starbucks in droves on Tuesday to counter the record sales enjoyed by Chick-fil-A last week.
The chicken chain enjoyed a surge of support during the event, dreamed up by former...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 9:23 AM
Gay marriage activists had a vision: Tuesday would be their clarion call for consumers to reject Chick-fil-A and its president’s comments against same-sex unions, instead crowding into Starbucks and other more sympathetic companies.
| Aug 20, 2012
| 4:15 PM
Some staff and students are calling on the University of Maryland to boot Chick-fil-A off the College Park campus, making it the newest front in the war between gay-rights activists and the fast-food chain.
An online petition calls Chick-fil-A a "bigoted...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 4:07 PM
Furor surged in Maryland and across the country Monday over a Missouri congressman's comment that he opposes abortion in most cases of rape because women rarely become pregnant during a "legitimate rape."
Though Rep. Todd Akin, a Republican who is...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 10:16 AM
Welcome to March Madness, the Republican version. The GOP final four -- Mitt Romney, Newt Gingrich, Rick Santorum and Ron Paul -- face the busiest primary day of 2012 next week on Super Tuesday, when voters in 10 states head to the polls or caucus sites....
| Mar 7, 2012
| 11:40 AM
Back in Jane Austen's day, a young woman might be smitten with a poor man, but she would marry someone with a fortune if she possibly could. Today's Republicans are similar.
They may love to hear Rick Santorum preach morality or Newt Gingrich denounce...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 2:43 PM
Somerset County election results show that while some write-in votes were reserved for real people, others were cast for Disney characters.
In Somerset County Berlin resident Paul Ritchey ran a write-in campaign in the 9th Congressional District...
| Apr 14, 2011
In the ongoing rancor surrounding federal funding of Planned Parenthood, misinformation has a starring role. There have been, of course, predictable gusts of hot air from pundits like Bill O'Reilly, who asserted last month that "nobody's life is...
| Mar 8, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Stephen Colbert puts Mike Huckabee on notice not because of his controversial statements, but because he didn't make the statements on his show. Also, Conan O'Brien bring life-sized Angry Birds to television in a tribute to Finland....
| Mar 15, 2011
| 9:35 PM
In playing a huge part in weakening the incumbent and boosting the chances of Mitt Romney et. al. in the general election, the "tea party" favorites have turned themselves into formidable opponents for their more qualified Republican pragmatists to...