Tag Archives: Rick Santorum

Frothy Mix Has The Sadz

“Today, five unelected justices decided to redefine the foundational unit that binds together our society without public debate or input. Now is the people’s opportunity respond because the future of the institution of marriage is too important to not have a public debate. The Court is one of three co-equal branches of government and, just as they have in cases …

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Matt Baume: Marriage News Watch

“With the Supreme Court due to rule on marriage any day now, Presidential ‘candidate’ Rick Santorum says he would fight back against a pro-equality ruling. He says that states allowing gay and lesbian couples to marry is a violation of his religious freedom, which is an argument a lot people made about interracial marriage in the 60s. So do couples …

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Rick Santorum: Same-Sex Marriage Is A Violation Of The First Amendment And As President I Won’t Enforce It

Rick Santorum called into Glenn Beck’s show today to declare that as president he will not enforce a SCOTUS ruling on same-sex marriage. Because gay marriage is somehow against the First Amendment. “This is tantamount to government establishing religion,” Santorum said. “When the United States government comes in and says this is what you are going to believe, this is …

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Headline Of The Day

Details. #MutleyLaugh.

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Bill Maher To Conservatives: Stop These Phony Claims Of Christian Persecution

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In Their Own Words: HRC Recaps Anti-Gay Positions Of Graham And Santorum

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Rick Santorum: The Supreme Court Doesn’t Have The Final Say On Marriage

Via NBC News: When asked whether he would accept the Supreme Court’s ruling if they legalize same-sex marriage later this year, he said he would “fight it.” “I think it’s important to understand that the Supreme Court doesn’t have the final word. It has its word. Its word has validity. But it’s important for Congress and the president, frankly, to …

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Rick Santorum Announces 2016 Bid

Via Yahoo Politics: Conservative culture warrior Rick Santorum launched a 2016 White House bid on Wednesday, vowing to fight for working-class Americans in a new election season that will test his influence — and focus on social issues — in a changing Republican Party. The former Pennsylvania senator may have exceeded his own expectations by scoring a second-place finish in …

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Rick Santorum To Make It Official Today

Via Bloomberg: Rick Santorum, the former U.S. senator from Pennsylvania who was the runner-up for the Republican presidential nomination in 2012, is expected to announce his plans about a second try for the White House on Wednesday as he works to broaden his appeal beyond his hardline stance on social issues. Santorum, 57, positioned himself in 2012 as the champion …

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Rick Santorum To Announce On May 27th

If he enters the race as most expect him to do, that will bring the 2016 GOP field to seven: Rick Santorum, Rand Paul, Mike Huckabee, Carly Fiorina, Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, and Ben Carson. Still to declare: Chris Christie, George Pataki, John Kasich, Jeb Bush, Bobby Jindal, Lindsey Graham, Rick Perry, Donald Trump, and Scott Walker – all of …

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Santorum Waffles On Jenner Comments

“Many of you may have read a story published by the website BuzzFeed where I was asked for my thoughts regarding Bruce Jenner. My comment affirmed Jenner as a person, made by God in His likeness as we all are. It was meant to express empathy not a change in public policy. ‪#‎compassion‬.” – Rick Santorum, posting this afternoon to …

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Rick Santorum: Bruce Jenner Is A Woman

“If he says he’s a woman, then he’s a woman. My responsibility as a human being is to love and accept everybody. Not to criticize people for who they are. I can criticize, and I do, for what people do, for their behavior. But as far as for who they are, you have to respect everybody, and these are obviously …

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Mat Staver: All GOP Candidates Must Sign Our Pledge To Disobey SCOTUS

Huckabee and Santorum have already signed. Start at 3:30.

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President Obama Cracks Gay Jokes At White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Starnes is probably referring to this line: “I tease Joe sometimes, but he has been at my side for seven years, I love that man. He’s not just a great vice president, he is a great friend. We’ve gotten so close in some places in Indiana, they won’t serve us pizza anymore.” Or maybe this one: “Rick Santorum announced that …

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Jon Stewart Rips GOP Gay Wedding Flap

Mediaite recaps: Jon Stewart tonight mocked all the Republican candidates who gave all sorts of answers to the question of whether they’d go to a gay wedding. Because if, Stewart said, this election comes down to one thing, it’s “who do you trust to pick up a phone at 3 am and RSVP to a gay wedding?” He saved perhaps …

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Frothy Mix: Unlike Sen. Marco Rubio, I Would Never Attend A Gay Wedding

And we all heave a sigh of relief.

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FRC: Same-Sex Marriage Violates The Separation Of Church And State

Brian Tashman writes at Right Wing Watch: The Family Research Council announced today that it has partnered with Rick Santorum’s film company, EchoLight Studios, to produce a short film for churches to air during the April 26 event “Stand for Marriage Sunday: Religious Freedom at Risk.” In the film, which features appearances by Santorum and Mike Huckabee, the FRC warns …

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Frothy Mix: I’ll Make A Great President Because I Fought To Keep Sodomy Illegal

Rick Santorum announced today that he’s moving closer towards a formal 2016 announcement. Yesterday he told Iowa legislators that he’ll be a great president because he fought so hard to keep homosexuality illegal. “I’ve been through that firestorm,” he explained. “I go back 13 years to when I was in the Senate and stood up and said, ‘If the Supreme …

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Frothy Mix Weighs In On Indiana

“The only sensitivity training we need is to respect every person. Tolerance is the most misused word in the English language. Tolerance means you can say really horrible nasty things that I hate and offend me. That’s how we get along. You have a right to be mean — a right to be nasty to people. That’s how this country …

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Frothy Mix Gets Teabagged

Mediaite sets up the clip: Probable GOP presidential candidate Rick Santorum appeared this past weekend at the South Carolina National Security Action Summit, an annual event held by Frank Gaffney and the Center for Security Policy. If you know anything about Frank Gaffney, the following should not surprise you. During a Q&A session with the conference’s attendees, a woman came …

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