Towleroad Talking Points: Guns, Defense, and Gallaudet
PHOTO OF THE DAY: Australia is a whole new level of hot.
BY SAM GREISMAN
A look back at today's top stories
Radical nutjob, 9/11 truther and staunch pro-gun advocate Alex Jones appeared on Piers Morgan last night where he was invited by the host to discuss, among other things, his petition to deport the British host. However the discussion quickly devolved into Jones displaying just how classless and out of it he really is. Jones also followed up the interview with an even more disturbingly paranoid and rambling YouTube video.
As the Log Cabin Republicans continue to attack President Obama's nomination of Chuck Hagel to Defense Secretary, many are starting to wonder just where they are getting all the money to do so. The Gallaudet University Diversity officer who showed how much she truly cares about diversity by signing a petition to put marriage equality to a vote back in October, has somehow managed to get her job back.
Some semblance of sanity involving the wingnuts at the Boy Scouts of America where a local California chapter is challenging the Scouts anti-gay stance by approving gay scout Ryan Andresen's application for Eagle status.
NPR has given their spoken word performance of the year award to 15-year-old Noah St. John for his beautiful and moving story about how he was raised by two Moms. Congrats to him!
DOMA rears it's ugly head in a case involving an Army Staff Sergeant who lost her wife in Afghanistan and is outrageously being denied benefits.
VIDEOS OF THE DAY
Jon Stewart is not at all pleased about the House Republicans' inability to help Sandy victims and last night he let them know about it. Also Neil Patrick Harris thinks everyone's dreams are better than his.