Ron Paul Volunteers Impoverish Themselves For The Cause

Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=OIxI2EJkHDc. Ron Paul has inspired thousands of young supporters to join his libertarian cause, but the most devoted Paulites of all are the self-described “Ron Paul Roadies.” The group of six young men from around the country started volunteering with Youth for Read More …

More Than $200,000 “Missing” From Huntsman PAC

View this image › The Utah political action committee formed to launch Jon Huntsman’s bid for president made more than $200,000 in payments to a phantom company, one of Huntsman’s consultants told BuzzFeed Thursday. Utah financial disclosure reports for Horizon PAC show three payments totalling Read More …

Why News Organizations Spent Millions At The RNC

View this image › Piers Morgan interviews the Romney sons at the CNN Grill. i2.cdn.turner.com Political conventions represent, for many media organizations (including BuzzFeed) among the most expensive weeks of the year. We fly reporters down to places like Tampa, put them up in hotels Read More …

Prosecutor Hints: Bankers Will Be Going To Jail

View this image › Occupy Wall Street protesters last October in Manhattan. Mario Tama / Getty Images Schneiderman’s spokesman, Danny Kanner, emailed reporters this “important” Huffington Post column by Robert Kuttner, which says: Big Question Number Three: Are plausible criminal prosecutions really possible? Short answer: Read More …

Top 10 Things You didn’t Know About Che Guevara

Che Guevara. He is loved and he is hated. He is one of the biggest commercial successes and one of the most brutal murderers in recent history. It is no wonder that a man so passionately loved and hated is familiar to most people. This Read More …

Republican Group Makes Last Minute Pitch For ‘Next Generation’ Of Conservatives

Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=vlgh0oTgl4A. WASHINGTON — The Young Guns Network Wednesday announced a $500,000 last minute ad push to back the “next generation” of conservative lawmakers, including a number of female Republicans across the country. YG Network, an outside group run by two former aides Read More …

Can Democrats Roll Back The Right In Wisconsin?

View this image › Protesters in the Wisconsin State Capitol Building last June. DARREN HAUCK / Reuters MADISON, Wisc. — Democrats here have an opportunity to do one of the rarest things in politics: To turn back the clock, and in a do-over of the Read More …

The Naked Scott Brown Bus Ads That Never Ran

View this image › The liberal Center for American Progress planned, and then cancelled, an advertising campaign welcoming Senator Scott Brown to Washington, D.C. in 2010 by plastering the sides of city buses with nude photographs from his past career in as a model. The Read More …

As Governor, Romney Dove Into Breastfeeding Debate

View this image › Mitt Romney holding a baby at a rally in Alabama in March. (Reuters) In 2006 the Massachusetts Department of Public Health sought to become the first state in the nation to ban giveaways women typically receive after giving birth. The gifts Read More …

Spirit Air Ad Exploits Secret Service Hooker Scandal

View this image › That’s too bad, what with all the money the airline spent on that spiffy secret service agent stock photo (Here it is.) Spirit Airlines released a statement saying that at the Colombian government’s request, “Spirit pulled its ad yesterday, and we Read More …