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Surprisingly, GOP Young Gun Marco Rubio Is Not a Big Fan of the Lilly…

Most reasonable American humans not somehow involved in real, non-envelope-stuffing way (stuffing envelopes is the bullshittiest campaign volunteering anyone can do) with the current political proceedings would probably agree that the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act is at the very least a step in the right direction when… » 10/21/12 5:00pm 10/21/12 5:00pm

20 Badass Quotes From the Women of the DNC

The major political conventions are over! Boo, say nerds. Hooray, say people who just want their regular network TV shows back and journalists who are probably exhausted from two weeks straight of talking points, hats embellished with donkeys and elephants, and stadium food. While the seemingly endless stream of vague… » 9/07/12 7:40pm 9/07/12 7:40pm

The American Economic Downturn Is Tough On Jane Wine Box

Last night at the Presidential debates we heard a great deal about Joe the Plumber. We've also heard from his similarly named, beer-swilling second cousin, Joe Six Pack. But what about Plumber Joe's wife? Or Joe Six Pack's sister, the John Stewart anointed Jane Wine Box? Well ol' Jane's not faring too well » 10/16/08 9:30am 10/16/08 9:30am

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Meet Lilly Ledbetter. She's A Good Reason To Vote Against John McCain

Lilly Ledbetter, pictured here with Hillary Clinton yesterday, got totally screwed by the Supreme Court. And now she's being screwed by the Senate. You see, Lilly was a supervisor for an Alabama Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company. She was being paid less than every single one of the male supervisors: 15% less than the… » 4/24/08 5:00pm 4/24/08 5:00pm