Cooper, Gergen mum on 'tea-bagging' insult

by Drew Zahn -- Editor's Note: Parts of the following story make explicit references to graphic sex and will be objectionable to readers. It is not suitable for children. Anderson Cooper on more…

Shock and awe: This church lady can sing

by Drew Zahn -- Simon Cowell, Susan Boyle Simon Cowell, the British-accented and sometimes condescending talent judge of television's mega-hit program "American Idol," was stunned by the singing of a 47-year-old church more…

Obama presidency awakens pro-life movement

by Drew Zahn -- Charmaine Yoest, president of Americans United for Life The Obama administration's string of pro-choice appointments and actions in its first 100 days has awakened pro-life Americans in a more…

YouTube community tells kid to kill himself

by Drew Zahn -- ChristianU2uber A self-described Christian 12-year-old boy who dared post his views on same-sex marriage on the popular Internet video site, YouTube, has since been ridiculed and insulted by more…

Judge dismisses Israel-equals-Hitler case

by Drew Zahn -- Prof. Thomas E. Klocek A judge dismissed a lawsuit against DePaul University brought by a professor who contends he was branded by school administrators as racist and bigoted more…

Joe the Plumber: Plunge the IRS for good

by Drew Zahn -- Samuel Joseph Wurzelbacher, better known during the 2008 presidential campaign as "Joe the Plumber," has launched a website seeking Americans' votes to abolish the Internal Revenue Service. "Are more…

Vermont legalizes same-sex marriage

by Drew Zahn -- Vermont Gov. Jim Douglas The Republican governor of Vermont vetoed a bill legalizing same-sex marriage passed by the state's Legislature yesterday, only to have the lawmakers at the more…

Activists celebrate blows to Electoral College

by Drew Zahn -- John Koza, chairman of National Popular Vote Activists seeking to eliminate the Electoral College in favor of a popular vote to elect the president boast that their movement more…