Media

Scaffidi to Join Handler on Stage Despite Homophobic Tweet

By James Wigderson for Media Trackers If comedian-turned-activist Chelsea Handler shows up at the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center in Appleton as scheduled on February 1st, WTMJ talk show host Steve Scaffidi will be there to ask her some questions. Handler, the former star of E!’s “Chelsea Lately” and Netflix’s “Chelsea,” is scheduled to appear […]

Political Parties

WI College Dem Vice Chair: I F**king Hate White Men

The Vice Chair of the Wisconsin College Democrats tweeted Thursday that “I F**king hate white men.” You can see Sarah Semrad’s unedited tweet here: In a tweet from last month, Semrad also suggested she engages in vandalism at the UW-La Crosse campus: Semrad’s Twitter account is locked; only those she allows can view it. But […]

Campaigns

Flamboyant Republican Roger Stone Hints at Gubernatorial Bid

Roger Stone, the former Republican strategist with a flair for unconventional techniques, hinted at a possible gubernatorial run in Florida Florida Governor. On Thursday, Stone tweeted, “maybe I should run for Gov of Fla as a Libertarian in 2014.” Stone, a vocal critic of former Governor Charlie Crist, left the Republican party in early 2012. […]