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Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand pretends to care about low-wage American workers

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand pretends to care about low-wage American workers

http://twitter.com/#!/SenGillibrand/status/484117650621333504 Yes, good jobs are increasingly hard to come by. As a result, some parents are dropping out of the workforce to take care of their kids. This regrettable situation would be exacerbated by amnesty and nearly tripling the cap on H1-B visas — reforms that Sen. Gillibrand has enthusiastically supported: http://twitter.com/#!/SenGillibrand/status/350352643543138305 http://twitter.com/#!/SenGillibrand/status/323479433329651713 Because nothing demonstrates concern about working-class Americans like the importation of […]

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Cory Booker confirms intent to live off food stamps after challenge

Cory Booker confirms intent to live off food stamps after challenge

http://twitter.com/#!/CoryBooker/status/270671149321555970 Not only will Newark, N.J., Mayor Cory Booker reply to just about any tweet sent his way, he’ll accept challenges too. As Twitchy reported yesterday, Booker, a Democrat, called for more investment (i.e., taxes) in schools and nutrition, despite the fact that Newark public schools spend around $22,000 annually per child. A Twitter follower […]

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Lancet editor launches Twitter tirade against WHO

Lancet editor launches Twitter tirade against WHO

http://twitter.com/#!/J_Schiff/status/185032762716200960 Last night, a senior fellow with the Council on Foreign Relations re-tweeted a number of tweets from outspoken editor of the Lancet Richard Horton. The Lancet is one of the world’s most prestigious medical journals and Horton, as its editor, carries a great deal of cachet on the subject of health and disease. His […]

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Iowahawk says he might write a book? Yes, please!

Iowahawk says he might write a book? Yes, please!

http://twitter.com/#!/iowahawkblog/status/271968688234708993 As Twitchy readers are well aware, we have major love for the hilarious and irreverent Iowahawk. So, when we heard that he’s considering writing a book, we couldn’t help but feel thrills up our legs. not a tweet collection, all-new long form blog type stuff. Illustrated. — David Burge (@iowahawkblog) November 23, 2012 Professionally […]

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A mix of real and fake, these ‘Gwyneth Paltrow quotes’ will crack you up

A mix of real and fake, these ‘Gwyneth Paltrow quotes’ will crack you up

http://twitter.com/#!/DywanWII/status/520639631143235584 I love it when I can preach income inequality AND squee at our President at a $32K per head fundraiser for democrats. #GwynethPaltrowQuotes — Carla Liberty (@LibertyBelleCJL) October 10, 2014 At yesterday evening’s DNC fundraiser at the home of Gwyneth Paltrow, President Obama’s awesomeness left the actress star struck and tongue tied. Paltrow declared […]

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Progressive folk hero economist Piketty accused of using flawed data

Progressive folk hero economist Piketty accused of using flawed data

http://twitter.com/#!/Matthops82/status/469921893261131776 A book written by French economist Thomas Piketty, “Capital in the Twenty-First Century,” has served as an inspiration to progressives calling for wealth redistribution. However, an analysis by the Financial Times found problems with Piketty’s inequality data: http://twitter.com/#!/ChrisGiles_/status/469905856671543297 The Financial Times found that Piketty’s book uses “cherry-picked” data and contains “a series of errors […]

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Craig Romney earns fans, detractors with Spanish address to RNC

http://twitter.com/#!/Sarah_Boxer/status/241325225382383618 Hey girl, that’s not Paul Ryan — it’s Mitt Romney’s son Craig addressing the Republican National Convention in Spanish. Craig Romney on stage speaking Spanish. He did his mission in Chile. Also the voice of many of the Spanish language ads. — Emily Friedman (@EmilyABC) August 31, 2012 Critiques rolled in quickly. The Romney […]

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One more what? Julianne Moore joins #NotOneMore hashtag campaign

One more what? Julianne Moore joins #NotOneMore hashtag campaign

http://twitter.com/#!/JohnLibertyUSA/status/472135112818040833 We had thought that #BringBackOurGirls was the celebrity hashtag of the moment, but now actress Julianne Moore has hit us with #NotOneMore written on a piece of paper. “Not one more” is the tagline of Everytown for Gun Safety, the gun-grabbing spawn of Moms Demand Action and Michael Bloomberg’s Mayors Against Illegal Guns. http://twitter.com/#!/Everytown/status/471806103186325504 […]

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