Before the event, the...campaign came out with a new logo - Jeb! - that conspicuously leaves out the Bush surname.
INDIANAPOLIS Marcus Bachmann, husband of former Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann, unwittingly became the first public face of Indiana's newly-enacted Religious Freedom Restoration Act, after being refused service at a dress boutique because the store owner assumed he was gay.
Zeeshan Aleem, Policy.Mic: In 2001, the Portuguese government did something that the United States would find entirely alien. After many years of waging a fierce war on drugs, it decided to flip its strategy entirely: It decriminalized them all. If someone is found in the possession of less than a 10-day supply of anything from marijuana to heroin, he or she is sent to a three-person Commission for the Dissuasion of Drug Addiction, typically made up of a lawyer, a doctor and a social worker. The commission recommends treatment or a minor fine; otherwise, the person is sent off without any penalty. A vast majority of the time, there is no penalty. Fourteen years after decriminalization, Portugal has not been run into the ground by a nation of drug addicts. In fact, by many measures, it's doing far better than it was before. read more
Jon Ritzheimer, the former Marine who organized an anti-Muslim protest rally and "draw Muhammad" cartoon contest on Friday outside a mosque in Phoenix during services, launched a GoFundMe page to raise $10 million to "protect his family." Ritzheimer states in his fundraiser that he may alternately use the money to run for the U.S. Senate against John McCain. GoFundMe quickly shut down the fundraiser, which had raised only $300 its first six hours. read more
Chicago IL- Rafael Edward "Ted" Cruz a popular Presidential candidate and elected Republican senator from Texas was recently embarrassed when asked to identify key components of female anatomy at a recent subcommittee on Space, Science, and Competitiveness, U.S Senate Commerce Committee where Cruz currently serves as Chairman.
"After mumbling and making broad sweeping gestures across the entire image, he finally settled on what appeared to be a randomly selected point below the vagina near the anus."