Christina King

7 Added | 1 Magazine | 2 Likes | 4 Following | @Cking0129 | Keep up with Christina King on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Christina King”

Barilla chairman walks back anti-gay statements

World’s largest pasta manufacturer finds itself in controversy after chairman’s homophobic comments<p>As reported by Grub Street, pasta giant Barilla is in full-on damage control mode after chairman Guido Barilla said in an interview that the company would "never" make a commercial depicting a …

10 Pro Tips For A Fantastic Filibuster

It's the American Dream to have your voice be heard. And now you have a captive audience.

Jackie Speier

5 ridiculous claims about climate change

The misinformation campaign looks hard for a scandal<p>Tomorrow, the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) will release its fifth assessment report, the first since 2007. An early version of the report leaked more than a month ago, and the official version isn't expected to tell us …

NRA Strategist Kills Elephant On NBC Sports Show

Warning: Disturbing video of a NRA lobbyist Tony Makris shooting a bull elephant in the face and celebrating with champagne.<p>NBC Sports Network is facing criticism after airing an episode of the outdoor sports program <i>Under Wild Skies</i> in which a National Rifle Association lobbyist shoots and kills a …

NRA

GOP civil war breaks out on Senate floor

Tennessee Sen. Bob Corker butts heads with Tea Party favorites Ted Cruz and Mike Lee<p>In a sign of the increasingly fractious and dysfunctional nature of the Republican Party, a verbal sparring match took place on the floor Thursday between Republicans Bob Corker of Tennessee, Ted Cruz of Texas and …

Famous For Filibuster, Wendy Davis To Run For Texas Governor

A Texan known for talking is making news again.<p>And it's not Republican Sen. Ted Cruz.<p>Democratic state Sen. Wendy Davis, whose June filibuster of a Texas abortion bill gained her national headlines, is reportedly running for governor. The <i>Los Angeles Times</i>, citing Democratic sources, says Davis will …