Posts tagged "iowa"

Katy Perry Joins Hillary Clinton To Campaign In Iowa

Pop star Katy Perry showed up in Des Moines, Iowa to rally at Hillary Clinton’s campaign, the Saturday before an important dinner with thousands of Iowa Democrats 100 days before Iowa’s “leadoff presidential…

Katrin Higher | October 25, 2015 - 9:30 am

Jeb Bush Campaign Mailer Has An Unfortunate Photoshop Error

2016 Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush’s ‘Super PAC Right to Rise’ campaign sort of jumped the gun on sending a mailer to 85,000 Iowans, without checking the damn image first.

Katrin Higher | August 22, 2015 - 11:30 am

Iowa Abortion Bill Would Criminalize All Abortion, Sentence Doctors To Life In Prison

All abortions would be classified as feticides, a class A felony punishable by life imprisonment without chance for parole, under a new bill introduced on Wednesday by Iowa State Representative…

Jessica Wakeman | February 17, 2012 - 4:40 pm

Zach Wahls For President, Please

Zach Wahls, the son of two lesbians, addressed the Iowa legislature in defense of same-sex marriage this past year. This is the footage of his impassioned speech. Okay, I want…

Ami Angelowicz | December 1, 2011 - 2:20 pm

Iowa Baker Refuses Lesbians Their Wedding Cake

I consider myself a Christian and nothing pisses me off more than when people are bigoted a**holes and couch it in “Christianity.” Yes, I’m talking about you, Victoria Childress, baker…

Jessica Wakeman | November 15, 2011 - 4:20 pm

Pregnant Woman Jailed In Iowa For Thinking About An Abortion

Holy thought police, bat girl! Police in Iowa arrested a pregnant woman in her second trimester last month for telling a nurse she’d been thinking about having an abortion. While…

Jessica Wakeman | March 15, 2011 - 4:20 pm

Today’s Lady News: Abortion By Computer?

Abortion providers in Des Moines, Iowa are using videoconferencing — or “telemedicine” — to administer RU-486, the abortion pill. Women can sit next to a nurse at a clinic…

Jessica Wakeman | June 11, 2010 - 8:00 pm

Give It Up For Iowa! Cornhuskers Shuck Ban On Gay Marriage

“[The Iowa State Supreme Court] reaffirmed that a statute inconsistent with the Iowa constitution must be declared void even though it may be supported by strong and deep-seated traditional beliefs…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 3, 2009 - 12:40 pm

Hot Piece Of Ass: Barack Obama

Depending on which poll you’re reading, the Senator from Illinois may be in the lead in today’s Iowa Caucus. We’re not going to indicate where we stand politically in the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 3, 2008 - 1:30 pm

What Does Fred Thompson Have Against Women?

We’re not political analysts or anything, but we’re going to take a wild guess and say that Republican Presidential Candidate Fred Thompson just lost a whole lot of potential votes.

Catherine Strawn | December 28, 2007 - 4:00 pm