Tag Archives: 2012 elections

Paul Singer Gives $250K To MD Marriage

Hedge fund mogul Paul Singer has donated $250K to Marylanders for Marriage Equality.   HRC reacts via press release: “Paul’s leadership on marriage equality continues to amaze and sets an example for other fair-minded members of the Republican Party,” said Chad Griffin, president of the Human Rights Campaign, a founder of Marylanders for Marriage Equality. “His investment in the equality and ...

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November 3rd: Million Muppet March

Reuters has the story: Plans to save Big Bird, the fuzzy yellow character on U.S. public television’s “Sesame Street,” from possible extinction are taking shape in the form of a puppet-based protest next month dubbed the “Million Muppet March.” The demonstration is planned for November 3 at the National Mall in Washington, D.C., three days before the general election. Before ...

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The Gay Kid Has An American Dream

This is from the Liberty Hill Foundation, which was created in 1976 by baking heiress Sarah Pillsbury. More about this campaign is here. (Tipped by JMG reader Carmen)

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HRC Adds $1M To Marriage Push

The Human Rights Campaign has committed another $1 million to the marriage equality campaigns in the four contested states. There is no doubt 2012 is the year of marriage and HRC is committed to making marriage equality the law of the land in Maine, Maryland, and Washington state, and to defeating the discriminatory anti-marriage amendment in Minnesota. Today we are ...

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God Said: Don’t Vote For Obama

Alveda King is behind this. Via On Top Mag: A group of African-American religious leaders are calling on black voters to turn their backs on President Barack Obama over his endorsement of gay marriage. Obama announced his support in May. The group God Said has pledged $1 million for an ad campaign opposing the president’s stance and calling on black ...

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Nate Silver’s Electoral Update

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Morning View – Castro Obama HQ

I think this storefront used to be Tower Records.

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Lesbian NC Senate Candidate Displays Trans-Vaginal Probe In Ad

And now you know what one looks like.

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The Mitt Romney Flip-Flop-O-Rama

Watch Romney contradict himself over and over.

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Obama To Romney: C’mon Man

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GOP Senate Candidate Linda McMahon Reverses: I Would Vote To Repeal DOMA

Quite surprising. But welcome.

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Obama Launches Big Bird Ad

I love it. UPDATE: JMG reader Matthew tips us that Sesame Street has asked the Obama campaign to pull the ad: “Sesame Workshop is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization and we do not endorse candidates or participate in political campaigns. We have approved no campaign ads, and as is our general practice, have requested that the ad be taken down.”

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Scamvangelist Bill Keller Claims Over 1M Voters Will Write In Jesus For President

Brazen scamvangelist Bill Keller is claiming that over one million voters have signed his pledge to write in Jesus for president. Keller said, “Those who are in the media saying Christians hate President Obama so much they are willing to vote for a 5th generation high priest of a cult that worships Satan and propagates a false gospel leading souls ...

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New From Washington’s Bigots

(Via – Good As You)

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Testy Ryan Cuts Interview Short

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Fifteen Point Marriage Lead In WA

More positive news from Washington state: Washington voters appear poised to enact changes in social policy, legalizing same-sex marriage and possession of marijuana,  that will be noticed across the country, according to a new SurveyUSA poll for KING/5 News. The poll found Referendum 74, which would make Washington the seventh state to enact marriage equality, leading by a 55-40 percent ...

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Why Obama Now

(Tipped by JMG reader Sean)

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Nate Silver’s Electoral Update

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RNC Mocks Obama’s Debate “Smirk”

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