Posts Tagged ‘Rick Santorum’

Santorum Presidential Update: What’s Crazier than Crazy?

Former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum is still running for president! How do we know? Because there was a straw poll conducted last weekend, in which wingnuts were rewarded for their nuttery, and Your former senator being one of them. Dude came in fourth place, behind Michele Bachmann, Ron Paul and Tim Pawlenty (the latter of whom dropped out of the race...

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Note To Media: Santorum Committed to Bizarre ‘Marriage Vow,’ Too

Note To Media: Santorum Committed to Bizarre ‘Marriage Vow,’ Too

OK, so, we’re not sure why this has become a thing. But it has. So, here: All sorts of media outlets are reporting how Michele Bachmann is “under fire” for signing a FAMiLY Leader (for information on FAMiLY Leader, check out this PN post) ‘Marriage Vow’ pledge, which essentially says, “I won’t cheat on my spouse” ala presidential candidate and...

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DAILY GRINDER: ‘Start Snitching’

Radio DJ, Star, who’s got a morning show on 100.3 The Beat has started what he’s calling the ‘Start Snitching’ campaign. He hopes passing that message along to city youth will help reduce neighborhood violence and murders. He says he’s taken on the cause personally and when asked about his street credibility with regard to the campaign, he gave this...

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DAILY GRINDER: Council So Does Work Over the Summer!

Know how those running for Council this year as ‘reformers’ were pissed at all that vacation time they hope to have if they made their way into City Hall for work? Well, current Councilmembers assure us that even though the media gives this impression of them not working all summer while taking in their 6-figure salaries, they are. And they don’t care if...

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DAILY GRINDER: Dozens of Cats Rescued From South Philadelphia Home

If you were walking by the 2100 block of South Chadwick Street last night, yes, those were dozens of cats being taken out of that house. Yes, the place was full of “feces and urine” according to PSPCA Director of Law Enforcement George Bengal. And yes, the owner of the house “had to be doused with flea spray and put into protective gear that workers were...

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Is Santorum Only Crazy Enough on Paper?

Is Santorum Only Crazy Enough on Paper?

He’s trying so hard, folks. So, so hard. And yet, former Pennsylvania Senator/current Presidential Nominee Rick Santorum can’t catch a break. Take yesterday, for example. He went on the Rush Limbaugh Program to blow yet another right wing dog whistle. This time, the global warming one. Yeah, yeah, he thinks it’s fake, a liberal conspiracy, more government…whatever. Specifically:...

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First GOP Presidential Debate: How Did Santorum Do?

First GOP Presidential Debate: How Did Santorum Do?

The Republican candidates who will respectively come in 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th in the (R) primary, debated last night. Did you watch? It was a who’s who of boring, irrelevant, non-electable and full-on crazy, put on the single television station that validates it all: Fox News. We were pretty focused on the *local angle* — aka, the guy who looked...

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DAILY GRINDER: Michael Vick Condemns Dogfighting Android App

There’s an app for that! (And “that” is dogfighting.) A new, bizarre digital entertainment for your cell phone — known as “Dog Wars” — is under fire by critics, and one man is getting out of the way before any of this comes back to haunt him: Eagles quarterback Michael Vick. He’s already released a statement condemning the obscure...

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The ‘Church and State’ Debate is Back

The ‘Church and State’ Debate is Back

Don’t call it a movement, but Pennsylvania resident Rick Santorum and a Daily News columnist (and before that, Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell) are arguing that church and state aren’t separated. The presidential candidate says more than half-a-century later, hearing President John Kennedy stating the ‘separation of church and state’ belief still gets...

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Rick Santorum, Pot Head

Rick Santorum, Pot Head

Damn former Pennsylvania Senator saying stuff all the time that gets our attention. Blerg! Rick Santorum play-pretend “defended” former House Speaker Newt Gingrich against attacks on his past, which include “doing someone else” whilst married and trying to impeach former President Bill Clinton for, well, “doing someone else” whilst married. Santorum...

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