Kerry Rebuffs Russia: We Need A Security Council Resolution

Video available at: http://buzzfeed-video1.s3.amazonaws.com/video/2013/09/10/GoogleChromeScreenSnapz001-384×226.mp4. Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday that a plan for the Syria regime under President Bashar al-Assad to give up chemical weapons would need a United Nations Security Council resolution to go forward. Kerry was speaking in a Google+ hangout. Earlier Tuesday, Russia had rejected a French plan to enforce […]

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From The Mormon Church, A Light Lobbying Touch

View this image › The Mormon temple in Salt Lake City. images.frontdoor.com The Salt Lake Tribune sent a questionnaire to all 104 members of the Utah House and Senate to find out how, exactly, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints wields its significant political clout in the state. The newspaper received responses from […]

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Obama Presents Same-Sex Partners With Awards For Sally Ride, Bayard Rustin

View this image › Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press / MCT WASHINGTON — For Tam O’Shaughnessy and Walter Naegle, Wednesday was a day to honor the legacies of their deceased partners — astronaut Sally Ride and civil rights leader Bayard Rustin. O’Shaughnessy, Ride’s partner, and Naegle, Rustin’s partner, sat on stage at the White House alongside Oprah […]

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Large Animal Veterinarian Ted Yoho Has Locked Up The Twitter Vote

1. He only has 88 Twitter followers. View this image › 2. He’s a “large animal veterinarian.” View this image › tedyoho.com 3. He’s got some interesting videos on his YouTube channel. (1/2) Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=cdJp_xeRLdU. youtube.com 4. He’s got some interesting videos on his YouTube channel. (2/2) Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=CkHinEBmu2c. youtube.com Journalists […]

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The Video Howard Kurtz Doesn’t Want You To See Discussing What Is Arguably His Worst Column Ever

Video available at: http://buzzfeed-video1.s3.amazonaws.com/video/2013/05/01/kutrzcollims-624×350.mp4. The Daily Beast’s Howard Kurtz made this vlog about Sports Illustrated’s Jason Collins story unavailable to the public on YouTube after The Atlantic’s David Graham spotted a grievous error in his reporting. Kurtz based the video on his Daily Beast article claiming Collins had concealed his past relationships with women. Says […]

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Pelosi Accuses Republicans Of Serial Dishonesty

View this image › Charlotte, NC – House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi hammered Republicans Monday, accusing Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan of “brazenly” misleading the public over their record and President Barack Obama’s accomplishments. Speaking to reporters at the Huffington Post Oasis here in Charlotte, Pelosi quipped at one point “They don’t know when the […]

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