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Bristol Palin Writes a Book
So Bristol Palin is going to write a book. Here she is at an age when most young women of her age and social/economic class are attending classes in College, but is instead setting pen to paper to ...
Britethorn 03/10/2011 5 - - 17
A New Job For Charlie Sheen
Like a lot of you, I watched Charlie Sheen's interviews with GMA and The Today Show and was really taken aback by his incredibly out of touch response to all of the questions, but there was ...
Britethorn 02/28/2011 2 - - 35
Palin's At it Again
Big News. Sarah Palin actually took questions today from real live people, without any of it being scripted.
Britethorn 02/17/2011 26 4 - 183
Mayor Daley's Legacy
Let me begin by saying that I'm not one of Richard M. Daley's biggest fans. My wife is a Chicago Public Schools teacher, and as such has been forced to work under a string of (what we shall politely ...
Britethorn 02/16/2011 18 3 - 52
Hosni Mubarak WIll You Please Go Now!
Back in the seventies, just after Richard Nixon left office, Dr. Seuss did a Parody of his story, "Marvin K. Mooney Will You Please Go Now!" which was published in his friend, Art Buchwald's column( ...
Britethorn 02/11/2011 5 - - 97
Half Naked Congressman
So today two Members of the United States Congress announced that they were leaving office. First there was New York Republican Congressman Chris Lee who got caught sending shirtless photos of ...
Britethorn 02/10/2011 21 5 - 235
Who REALLY Runs YouTube -- and Why YOU Should Care.
Last April YouTube held its first ever Partner's Meeting in Chicago at Google's headquarters in the Loop, and I was one of the fifty or so Partners who had been invited and who showed up. The ...
Britethorn 02/03/2011 15 5 - 108
Where is Maureen Dowd?
If Diane Sawyer or Katie Couric suddenly stopped anchoring their broadcasts on ABC and CBS, people would probably take note of it and you'd probably see more than a few pieces written about it by ...
Britethorn 01/27/2011 46 6 - 115
Prom Night at the State of the Union
Okay, first of all let me state for the record that the video down below is REALLY silly. Not a serious moment in it, so don't go looking for one. Its just my comedic homage to what may prove to ...
Britethorn 01/25/2011 6 - - 49
Sarah Palin: Blood Libeled
Well, old Sarah finally came crawling out of her cave to address the charges against her in regards to the shooting in Tucson. And too no one's surprise, she chose to play the Victim Card.
Britethorn 01/12/2011 4 2 - 29
Gabrielle Giffords Tragedy: Don't Blame The Right
We are the government, and we need to keep that in mind when we speak about Washington. I love my government. Have you ever said those words?
Britethorn 01/09/2011 50 1 - 65
Keep It Zipped: Don't Ask, Don't Tell The video I've posted with my journal entry (which I co-wrote and directed) was done to illustrate a point. I recall when President Clinton first put DADT into effect back ...
Britethorn 12/21/2010 13 2 - 51
The Real Reason Why Obama Caved on Tax Cuts
Like many of you, I watched Leslie Stahl's interview with soon-to-be Speaker of the House John Boehner in complete astonishment, because while I have heard mention of his predisposition for crying ...
Britethorn 12/15/2010 64 6 - 90
Does Julian Assange Make You Nervous?
Well, Julian Assange makes me nervous, mostly because I've never seen or read an interview with him where he doesn't come off like an all knowing, egotistical anarchist bent on re-shaping the world ...
Britethorn 12/06/2010 79 1 - 61
Sarah Palin From The Heart I have rarely been as angry as I was the other day when I first heard Sarah Palin's comments on Michelle Obama reported during a piece on her new book, "America by Heart."
Britethorn 11/27/2010 74 18 - 69
Obama Announces TSA Change
President Obama made the following statement today from the Oval Office.
Britethorn 11/24/2010 32 2 1 37
Independent Voters are a Joke It just struck me the other day about how incredibly powerful Independent Voters are in America today -- and how remarkably lazy they are. With all this power they have to ...
Britethorn 11/22/2010 56 7 - 47
The Obama Pad
Campaign 2012 is here! The Obama Pad is: Communicating, Super Smart, Shovel Ready, Crime Fighting, Budget Balancing, Job Creating, Flag Waving, Axe Grinding, John Boehner Fighting, Tea Bag Kicking, ...
Britethorn 11/15/2010 19 3 - 32
Decision Points: George W. Bush Speaks Well, it was as inevitable as Lindsay Lohan failing a sobriety check,but here we are, two years after he left office, and George W. Bush has written a book. Which means ...
Britethorn 11/08/2010 11 - - 74
"Meet the Teabags," Starring John Boehner
If you believe in the old adage that "politics makes strange bedfellows," then you'd be hard pressed not to agree that the Teabaggers are the bedbugs of the political world.
Britethorn 11/05/2010 2 1 - 27
Rand Paul: Stomping for America
I do a lot of Political Satire on YouTube where I try to listen and respond to all the feedback my work gets. One of my subscribers sent me this message yesterday, and it explains quite eloquently ...
Britethorn 10/28/2010 7 1 - 53
Meet Chris Barock
If you're like me, you're probably a bit tired of some of the really, really, stupid and racist humor floating around concerning President Obama. I have to hand it to the Right and their absolute ...
Britethorn 10/22/2010 3 1 - 53
Christine O'Donnell: I'm Not A Witch
If you haven't seen Republican Senatorial Candidate Christine O'Donnell's first campaign commercial, you really owe it to yourself to click on this link and check it out:
Britethorn 10/05/2010 22 5 - 108
Witless: The True Story of Christine O'Donnell & the Tea Party Women Once upon a time there was a young Abstinence Advocate named Christine O'Donnell who ran for the GOP Senate nomination (to fill Vice President Biden's Senate Seat) in the ...
Britethorn 09/22/2010 6 4 1 40
Good Dog! Bad Republicans! Everybody loves a good dog. A dog who does what he's told. A dog who agrees with his master. A dog who never bites the hand that feeds him. John Boehner and Mitch McConnell ...
Britethorn 09/16/2010 6 4 1 31
Nine Years Later. . .
So here we are nine years later. Nine years, two wars, thousands of more suicide bombings and murders done in the name of a higher power and yet the one group of people you would have expected to ...
Britethorn 09/11/2010 7 2 - 34
I Love You Ken Mehlman
First off, this is NOT a video meant to make fun of gays and lesbians. The target for our humor is the ridiculous position Ken Mehlman now finds himself in since he has come out of the Closet. He ...
Britethorn 09/02/2010 20 - - 16
George W. Bush's Sassy Gay Friend
The Second City Network has a wonderful series of videos starring a "Sassy Gay Friend" who shows up in the nick of time to save women like ...
Britethorn 08/27/2010 11 3 - 16
Egg Party Patriots
Yes, I'm making fun of the Tea party. It's kind of hard not to when you have Tea Partiers like Joe Miller (Sarah's Boy) up in Alaska running around calling for an end to just about every social ...
Britethorn 08/25/2010 5 3 - 25
(Funny)Democratic Response to Glenn Beck's, "The Overton Window."
Yes, Glenn Beck actually published a novel this summer. Yes, its so bad that it's hysterical!! Yes, this is actually a reading of the forward to Glenn Beck's novel, "The Overton Window." We just ...
Britethorn 08/19/2010 7 7 - 52
Political Animals
I have this habit of watching bad movies and then complaining to my wife about how the bad guys in the films are completely unbelievable and behave in ways that are so untrue to life as to make them ...
Britethorn 08/17/2010 2 - - 23
1 in 4 Americans Won't Understand This Video
One in four Americans don't know who we fought for Independence.-- Marist Poll 2010. One in four Americans is angry over illegal immigration -- CNN Poll, July 2010. One in four Americans are too ...
Britethorn 08/10/2010 11 5 - 38
Old Spice Guy Hates America
Well, no actually he doesn't. And I have no idea what his middle name is, but I'd be willing to wager that it's not "Hussein." http://www.britethorn....
Britethorn 08/06/2010 45 9 - 40
Tea Baggers and Neil Patrick Harris
With times so tough and the job market so dismal, I think its about time people really start thinking outside the box and truly stretch to find new employment opportunities -- especially ...
Britethorn 07/28/2010 10 11 - 48
Tea Party Shocker
Like a lot of you out there, I read in the Washington post today that, "A group of two dozen House Republicans, led by Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.), officially launched the congressional Tea ...
Britethorn 07/21/2010 14 10 - 41
What's It Like To Work For Sarah Palin? The most devastating moment in Sarah Palin's run at the Vice Presidency had to be the Catie Couric interview, and in particular the question about what she reads -- which ...
Britethorn 07/15/2010 17 4 - 27
New BP Scheme The actor in this film, Marty Shutter, just got back from visiting the Alabama shores where he's been vacationing every summer since he was a child. But after returning ...
Britethorn 07/06/2010 7 8 - 36
Michael Steele Officially Dumbest Person in the GOP Well, apparently Michael Steele, the Chairman of the Republican National Committee never got the memo alerting him to the fact that he’s now living in the 21st ...
Britethorn 07/02/2010 30 7 - 26
Is EVERYTHING Obama's Fault? I'm sick to death of hearing the GOP and the Tea Baggers, and Fox News and all the Independents out there with their heads up their wallets blaming President Obama for ...
Britethorn 06/29/2010 60 4 - 45
Tony Hayward Won't Spill I have to say that as totally disgusted as I am with Tony Hayward, the curly topped CEO of BP, I'm even more revolted by the members of Congress who grilled him for 4 hours!!
Britethorn 06/18/2010 3 2 - 31
There's a Kitten on the Stairs
When is a kitten not a kitten? When it's Sarah Palin. http://www.britethorn....
Britethorn 06/13/2010 23 9 - 30
Obama Rocks BP
President Obama may not be able to say what he really things about the disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, but that won't stop him from singing about what he thinks of British Petroleum, George W. Bush ...
Britethorn 05/29/2010 3 2 - 41
Make Up Tips for Tea Baggers Tea Party Patriot Transformation Tutorial The Tea Party movement requires a lot more work from its members than you'd think. They need to spend hours and hours to achieve ...
Britethorn 05/26/2010 5 - - 32
Grand Canyon to Leave Arizona!
Today in a press conference overlooking Bright Angel Trail, the Grand Canyon announced his decision to leave the state in protest against the state's new racist anti-immigration law.
Britethorn 05/17/2010 13 6 - 36
Andy Rooney: Normal, Average Man?
Andy Rooney made some remarks last week about the Billboard Top 200 and his belief that he is a "normal, average man." I took a few minutes of my own time to set him straight on both points.
Britethorn 05/16/2010 9 2 - 20
Spill Baby, Spill! NEW BP Commerical
Can there be any doubt in anyone's mind that BP (British Petroleum) is currently at work on a new ad campaign to try and convince the public that they actually care about the environment and have a ...
Britethorn 05/13/2010 4 6 - 40
Can Betty White Save Elena Kagan from the GOP?
Betty White hosted Saturday Night Live this week where she gave the Republican Party a fine example of how they should handle themselves in the upcoming Senate Judiciary hearings for the ...
Britethorn 05/10/2010 11 5 1 75
Tea Party Network: Dick Cheney Super Hero?
The Tea Party Network's Breaking News Story about Dick Cheney, the former Vice President of the United State, under President George W. Bush, who underwent yet another surgical procedure on his heart,
Britethorn 05/06/2010 9 3 - 20
Tea Party on Spotting Illegals
I was in Arizona recently when I couldn't help but notice that its the whitest state I've ever been in. I know by the demographics of the place that there are a lot of Latinos living there, but the ...
Britethorn 04/29/2010 61 8 - 20
Tea Party "ABC's"
I often hear people asking what the Tea Party is really all about, and only rarely hear any of the Tea Partiers actually come within a mile of being able to explain what they stand for, which I why ...
Britethorn 04/23/2010 12 2 - 14
Lincoln was a Democrat
Well, no he wasn't actually a Democrat, but if he were alive today he sure wouldn't be associating with the people who've taken over his party. There are times I feel like screaming when I hear ...
Britethorn 04/08/2010 8 5 - 12
Pope Barack?
No, I'm not seriously advocating that President Obama should become the next Pope, but at the same time I think the Roman Catholic Church could do a lot worse (like the current guy) and that maybe ...
Britethorn 04/04/2010 35 3 - 30
Thank You Republican Party!
WOW! What an exciting moment to be alive! Watching the Democratic Party realize a goal, substantive health care reform, which seemed almost unobtainable only a few weeks ago has reinvigorated my ...
Britethorn 03/22/2010 7 1 - 16
Tea Bagger Recruitment Drive!
Don't know about the rest of you, but I am seriously getting sick of all the attention that the Mainstream Media is piling upon the National Tea Bagger Movement. They held a "national" convention ...
Britethorn 02/11/2010 18 7 - 10
If Obama Were a Republican
I've really been dumbstruck lately by the absolute unanimity in Republican ranks as they lambaste President Obama on nearly every front of his administration. It seems as though no matter what he ...
Britethorn 01/04/2010 10 1 - 14
So here we are at a genuine crossroads in our nation's history, and much to my surprise (not) I find that politicians are once again playing politics with something that they should be handling like ...
Britethorn 09/04/2009 2 3 - 25
Revolutionary Phone
Like a LOT of you out there, I've been absolutely astonished by the way Iranians have been using computers and smart phones to organize a moderate opposition to the government in Iran. I have to ...
Britethorn 06/17/2009 15 - - 7
Canadian Healthcare Nightmare?
A bit over a year ago I posted a video on YouTube where I recounted my experience with the American Healthcare System when I cut my finger at work and was made by my employer to get the wound ...
Britethorn 06/10/2009 23 26 1 31
Republicans and Lap Dogs
The RNC's recent attack on President Obama is a perfect example of how lost in the Wilderness the G.O.P. really is. Like a wounded animal they're flailing about in every direction, striking out ...
Britethorn 05/15/2009 - - - 17
Obama on Pot
There was almost something pathetic about the Legalization question which President Obama answered at his Online Town Hall Meeting today. I know that there are a LOT of people out there in ...
Britethorn 03/26/2009 12 - - 1
It's YOUR Money!
I was struck the other day by how easy it would be for a Republican to take the Geico Insurance commercials with the Little Money Guy and use it to their own purposes. I mean, let's face it, the ...
Britethorn 03/24/2009 2 1 - -
GM's Bend Over Sale!
Once again GM has launched their "Employee Pricing Sale" which, this time around has me particularly irritated given the way that GM has driven their company into the bailout ditch.
Britethorn 01/08/2009 27 1 - 9
The Shoe Stops With Bush
The other day when George W. Bush finally had his protective bubble burst by a member of the Iraqi press who had clearly been pushed to the breaking point, I couldn't help but think of an episode of "
Britethorn 12/18/2008 - - - -
Was Jay Leno Indicted?
Well no he wasn't, but you might have thought he was if you were watching MSNBC when the story of the Governor of Illinois being arrested broke. They were in the middle of covering this truly ...
Britethorn 12/10/2008 12 2 - -
The Transition and SNL
I think by almost anyone's standards, Barack Obama's Transition to the Presidency is going about as well as anyone could have ever hoped--especially when you take into consideration all the various ...
Britethorn 12/07/2008 25 4 - 8
The Big Three Stooges
Like most of America, I've been watching the debate play out over what to do about the mess the Big Three automakers have gotten themselves into, so I watching the Congressional hearings on Thursday ...
Britethorn 12/05/2008 11 - 1 -
Obama's Dog?
Imagine my surprise when I read a few weeks back that ten year old Malia Obama's first choice for a White House Dog is a Goldendoodle--the same sort of dog that my brother, Tim, just got this past ...
Britethorn 11/30/2008 49 12 - 31
The Best Feeling in the World
When I woke up today I took a moment to reflect upon what we, as a nation, have to be thankful for this year. Its true that much in our world has gone from bad to worse over the past several months.
Britethorn 11/27/2008 4 - - 1
SNL In Hot Water?
A funny thing happened this past Saturday Night, November 22. The opening sketch on Saturday Night Live involved the skewering of the BIG THREE automakers before a Congressional Hearing chaired by ...
Britethorn 11/24/2008 30 13 - 37
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