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The count is in and the US Senate just advanced the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) in a 61-30 cloture vote. Unfortunately, the bill is headed for the House where Speaker John Boehner ...
by Elon James White
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Nov 04, 2013 at 04:16 PM PST with 22 Recommends
On the show last week, we discussed how major fast food companies rely on Federal assistance to keep their wages low (we had Jack Temple of the National Employment Law Project on the show to ...
by Elon James White
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Oct 24, 2013 at 03:14 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Here's the thing, I don't disagree with Chris Matthews. Sen. Ted Cruz is a problem. Between his nonsensical not-a-filibuster , ignorance about how birth control works , ...
by Elon James White
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Oct 23, 2013 at 04:54 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
In their hateful quest to save straight people from the horrors of homosexual life, Rick Scarborough and Peter LaBarbera decided to take matters into their own hands and sue homosexuality. Who ...
by Elon James White
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Oct 22, 2013 at 04:03 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
My name is Marissa Alexander, I am a mother of three children, but at the present time, I am not able to be with them due to the following circumstances. I am currently sitting in the Pretrial ...
by Elon James White
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Oct 21, 2013 at 03:03 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
After Congress passed the debt ceiling extension and reopened the government, the owner of Smokin' Joe's Ribhouse in Rogers, Arkansas, Johnny Howard, decided to make this public statement on the ...
by Elon James White
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Oct 17, 2013 at 04:04 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Do you want to pay for billion dollar companies to make more money? Of course not, but in a partnership study between the University of California at Berkeley’s Labor Center and the University ...
by Elon James White
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Oct 15, 2013 at 04:14 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Dr. Danielle Lee, aka The Urban Scientist , was asked by Biology Online to write for them. After she politely declined, Biology Online said this: Because we don't pay for blog entries? Are you an ...
by Elon James White
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Oct 14, 2013 at 03:40 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Riddle me this: In an AP-GfK poll conducted earlier this week, respondents seemed a bit . . . confused about how logic works, for example: Six in 10 predict an economic crisis if the government's ...
by Elon James White
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Oct 10, 2013 at 03:13 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
A recent study  conducted by the University of Maryland revealed that Black men don't particularly like to run in White neighborhoods. And by "run" I mean exercise, not "get away from the po po." ...
by Elon James White
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Oct 09, 2013 at 04:53 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
by Elon James White
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Oct 08, 2013 at 03:46 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
I'm with you Mr. President, eff these guys. Also on today's #TWiBRadio , Justice Scalia has opinions on women, homosexuality, and folks of color; the California Republican Convention advertises ...
by Elon James White
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Oct 07, 2013 at 03:17 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
When we debuted our "A-hole of the Day" segment on TWiB Radio I didn't think I'd end up using it so often. In 7 days we've already had to crown 3 assholes--1 of which got double crowned. But the ...
by Elon James White
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Feb 05, 2013 at 04:01 PM PST with 24 Recommends