Which Republican spouse could be our next first lady — or gentleman?

As the race to the White House heats up and the current focus is on Republican candidates, the country is considering who may be the best or worst choice for president. But when the elected head of state is sworn in, their spouse will also be granted an important role. But who will potentially have […]

Hillary Clinton buries Christie, other Republican rivals in swing state of Ohio

The presidential elections are still more than two years away, but the latest poll coming out of the all-important swing state of Ohio currently paint a somber picture for the Republican Party. Hillary Rodham Clinton buries Gov. Chris Christie and other potential Republican presidential candidates in the Buckeye State. Remember: no Republican has ever won […]

Another Chris Christie scandal: Feds probe misuse of Hurricane Sandy funds

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R-N.J.) is in trouble again. The floodgates have been blasted wide open. Just days after firing two top advisors in his administration for orchestrating the George Washington Bridge scandal, Christie is now the subject of another investigation. In the new federal probe, auditors will examine New Jersey’s use of $25 […]

The questions Gov. Chris Christie didn’t answer about ‘bridgegate’

Despite conducting an exhaustive 90-minute press conference about the explosive political scandal now known as “Bridgegate,” Gov. Chris Christie (R-N.J.) nevertheless failed to answer a few burning questions about the unauthorized closing of the George Washington Bridge. As rolling out reported, emails implicate senior appointees within the Christie administration of New Jersey who shut down the busiest bridge in […]

Most hilarious responses to Gov. Chris Christie’s apology for ‘bridgegate’

Based upon the gang of social media respondents, very few people on either side of the political isle are buying Gov. Chris Christie’s (R-N.J.) statement that he knew nothing about the planned shutdown of the nation’s busiest bridge two months ago. The famously rotund Christie was, of course, subjected to a plethora of obesity jokes […]

Gov. Chris Christie’s bridge scandal leads to death, endangerment

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, the highly charismatic politician most believe can easily win the Republican presidential nomination in 2016, is embroiled in an explosive and damning bridge closing scandal that led to the death of a woman, prevented the search of a missing 4-year-old and endangered thousands of others as part of a revenge […]

Election Day 2013: 7 questions raised and answered regarding minorities

Now that the smoke has cleared from the fracas of midterm political campaigns during Election Day 2013, there were several important and interesting questions answered as it pertains to minorities, and more specifically African Americans, around the nation. Let’s take a look at seven of those issues:

Celebrities who had lap band surgery to lose weight

The lap band procedure has been around for a long time; however, many celebrities are just beginning to turn to this weight loss procedure to shed weight for health and personal reasons. The lap band allows doctors to reduce the stomach’s capacity which will restrict the amount of food consumed during one sitting. New Jersey’s […]

Gov. Chris Christie and celebrities who had weight loss surgery

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie secretly underwent lap-band stomach surgery to aggressively slim down for the sake of his wife and kids and after turning 50 last September. He told The New York Post: “I’ve struggled with this issue for 20 years,” he said. “For me, this is about turning 50, looking at my children and […]

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has dramatic weight-loss surgery

Telling the media that he could “not conceive of not being hungry,” Gov. Chris Christie (R-N.J.) said he finally decided to get weight-loss surgery after reaching the momentous 50-year-old mark — and after seeing how the surgery dramatically changed the physique and psychology of a close friend. “I called Rex Ryan (the head coach of […]

18 GOP State Governors Defy Health Care Ruling

After last week’s Supreme Court ruling, Republicans across the nation did not hide their disdain for the decision in support of the Affordable Care Act.  Instead, they openly vowed to fight the ruling tooth and nail, even vilifying one of their own, the conservative Chief Justice John Roberts. Now, GOP governors across several states have put […]

Openly Gay Black Republican Mayor Nominated for New Jersey Supreme Court

Gov. Chris Christie today nominated an openly gay African-American Republican mayor to the state’s highest court.   Mayor Bruce Harris is 60.   Harris graduated magna cum laude from Amherst College, and with honors from Boston University Graduate School of Management. He earned a law degree from Yale. In addition to serving as mayor of Chatham, he […]