11:30 am, January 22nd | by Colette McIntyre
The 57th Inaugural Ceremonies featured Richard Blanco, who is the first Hispanic, the first openly gay man, and the first immigrant to recite an inaugural poem; the first-ever inaugural mention of gay rights; and this doozy of a fashion statement by Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia and yet the Internet can’t stop talking about Michelle Obama’s eye roll.
2:39 pm, March 2nd | by Laura Donovan
Thank goodness one prominent conservative is coming to Sandra Fluke’s defense…sort of.
In the wake of conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh calling Georgetown student Fluke a “slut” and a “prostitute” for seeking to testify on behalf of contraception coverage from religious employers and institutions, Speaker of the House John Boehner said through spokesman Michael Steel that the right-wing commentator’s reaction was “inappropriate.”