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Friday
Sep262014

Heritage - Sharyl Attkisson Reports on the Controversies Eric Holder Leaves Behind

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September 26, 2014

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Sharyl Attkisson: Eric Holder's 9 Most Notable Controversies

The unexpected resignation of Attorney General Eric Holder follows a series of court rulings against his Department of Justice and numerous controversies, ranging from Operation Fast and Furious to the IRS's targeting of tea party groups.

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Farmers to Lesbian Couple: 'We're Not Hateful People'

Cynthia and Robert Gifford were found guilty of discrimination and fined $13,000 for not hosting a same-sex wedding on their family farm.

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Lame Duck: A Slush Fund for Special Interests and Cronyism

Post-election sessions have a long history of being used to reward politically connected entities.

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Wednesday
Apr092014

ALG's Daily Grind - Obama's gender inequality demagoguery 

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April 8, 2014

Permission to republish original opeds and cartoons granted.

Obama's gender inequality demagoguery
Barack Obama does not have the votes to pass the so-called Paycheck Fairness Act, legislation that professes to address the 23-cent income gap between men and women. So, he is just going to issue an executive order and act as if the legislation has passed for federal contractors. 

Money pocket
The Left targets the Koch brothers, but are they that unusual?

Joe Kennedy – the end of a family's legacy

Kennedy, whose main claim to fame is that he is the son of former U.S. Attorney General Bobby Kennedy, has turned his family's name on its head.  His silence stands in stark contrast to his Uncle John F. Kennedy's famous" Ich bin ein Berliner" speech where the President declared all Americans to be Berliners when that city was divided by the Berlin Wall, and the people of the east trapped in a communist hell for a generation.

Blacklisted at Mozilla
The resignation under pressure late last week by Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich for opposing gay marriage is a disturbing episode for corporate governance as well as for the traditional tolerance of other points of view in American life.

Tuesday
Apr082014

FRED takes New Hampshire by Storm - Screening Update #1 

New Hampshire Screening Tour of FRED
Starts with a Bang, Continues All Week

MANCHESTER, NEW HAMPSHIRE -- FRED, the brand new documentary by John Fitzgerald Keitel had its World Premiere on Friday, April 4th as the opening night feature film at MONiff International Film Festival in Peterborough, New Hampshire.

The much anticipated New Hampshire Screening Tour of FRED will take Keitel, Karger and former Karger for President Political Director Kevin Miniter all over the Granite State from Monday, April 7th to Saturday, April 12th.

 
YouTube Coverage of World Premiere

All week long we will be making and posting different YouTube videos from the screenings as we get reactions, reviews and comments on FRED from theatergoers all over New Hampshire.

Here's the first one from Friday's World Premiere featuring an introduction by Fred, a welcome from MONiff Program Director Aaron Weiderspahn, a review by Bob Kelly and a wrap-up from MONiff Board Chair Susan MacNeil. Take a look!  CLICK BELOW


MONiff Program Director Aaron Weiderspahn talks about FRED

Photos from the World Premiere
Kevin, Danielle, John and Fred at Pre-premiere party

A view looking of some of those at the Premiere


MONiff Chair Susan MacNeil moderated the Q and A after the Movie
 
Film Student Irene Dawson and her mom show off the FRED poster Movie

Lots of coverage of FRED Premiere
New Hampshire Screening Tour Schedule
 
Monday, April 7 – Durham
6:00 to 7:00 pm
FRED Screening at University of New Hampshire - Hosted by The Alliance
MUB Theater 1
Municipal Union Building
Durham
 
Tuesday, April 8 – Concord
Press Screening of FRED
5:00 to 6:00 pm Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres
6:00 to 7:00 pm Screening of FRED
The Centennial Hotel
Franklin Pierce Room
96 Pleasant Street
Concord
(603) 227-9000
 
Wednesday, April 9 – Manchester
6:00 pm
Pizza and Politics - FRED Screening at New Hampshire Institute of Politics - West Wing Room Hosted by Saint Anselm College Republicans
New Hampshire Institute of Politics
Saint Anselm College
100 Saint Anselm Drive
Manchester
 
Thursday, April 10 – Concord & Hanover
1:00 to 2:30 pm
FRED Screening at Concord High School Auditorium
170 Warren Street
Concord
 
6:00 pm
FRED Screening at Dartmouth College
Hosted by Dartmouth College Republicans
Nelson A. Rockefeller Center for Public Policy
6082 Rockefeller Hall
Hanover
(603)646-3874
 
Friday, April 11 – Keene
9:30 am to 8:30 pm
MONiff Films and Panels – All day
Keene
 
Saturday, April 12 – Keene
10:00 to 11:30 am
FRED Screening at MONiff Film Festival followed by Q & A
Putman Theater
Keene State College
229 Main Street
Keene
WATCH THE TRAILER

"Four years ago, I began my campaign for President of the United States as the first openly gay candidate to run from either major political party," said Karger. "We began our historic campaign with a Karger family brunch at Cantine in beautiful Peterborough.  Now, four years later, we've come back with FRED.  It's wonderful to return New Hampshire and travel all over the state during our nine days of screenings. John did an incredible job of capturing the excitement, disappointments and fun of our 2 1/2 year campaign."

Check out the FRED facebook page:

 
 
FRED will play during the closing weekend of MONiff on Saturday, April 12th at 10:00 am in the Putnam Theater, Keene State University, Keene, NH. That screening will also be followed by Q & A session. 
Check on www.moniff.org for all schedule details.

Follow Fred Karger and FRED on Twitter: CLICK HERE



For questions or if you know of an organization that would like to arrange a screening this week, contact Kevin Miniter: kevin@fredkarger.com

Synopsis: 
2014, USA, 58 minutes
Director: John Fitzgerald Keitel

When Fred Karger began running for President of the United States in February 2010 filmmaker John Fitzgerald Keitel was at his side. John spent the next two years documenting his historic campaign as the first openly gay candidate for president from either major political party. Now a one hour documentary, FRED is out and gives audiences an real inside look at the roller coaster campaign. Follow Fred from the towns of New Hampshire to the Iowa State Fair.  Watch as he takes on Fox News and Mitt Romney. See the reaction from voters to any openly gay GOP candidate as the campaign travels from New Orleans to New York, from Gay Pride Parades to the Southern Republican Leadership Conference. Watch Fred as he fights for inclusion in the debates, takes on his opponents and campaigns to let lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Americans know that anything is possible. It’s an hour of history that will make you laugh, cry and guaranteed to delight all audiences.

Here's the Movie Poster
 
 
Follow the FRED New Hampshire Screening Tour on facebook:  CLICK HERE
 
In the meantime, enjoy the trailer and please post and share it with your friends.

A huge THANK YOU to everyone who participated in and helped on this wonderful film!!!
All the best,

fred@fredkarger.com
323-656-1931
Sunday
Apr062014

Heritage - The Foundry's Top 5: You Won't Believe Why This Man Lost His Job 

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Friday
Apr042014

Fred Karger - World Premiere of FRED & New Hampshire Screening Tour Set 

New Hampshire Screening Tour of FRED Set
World Premier of FRED on Friday, April 4th at MONiff

PETERBOROUGH, NEW HAMPSHIRE -- FRED, the brand new documentary by John Fitzgerald Keitel will have its World Premiere on Friday, April 4, 2014 as the opening night feature film at MONiff International Film Festival in Peterborough, New Hampshire.

Also, the much anticipated New Hampshire Screening Tour of FRED will take filmmaker John Fitzgerald Keitel, Fred Karger and former Karger for President Political Director Kevin Miniter all over the Granite State from Friday, April 4th to Saturday, April 12th.

 
New Hampshire Screening Schedule

 
Friday, April 4 – Peterborough
5:00 to 6:00 pm
MONiff Pre-premiere Reception
Sharron Art Gallery
30 Grove Street
Peterborough
(603) 924-7676
 
6:30 pm
World Premiere of FRED at MONiff
Peterborough Players
55 Hadley Road
Peterborough
Q&A with Fred Karger, John Fitzgerald Keitel and cast to follow
 
10:00 pm to ??
MONiff After Party
Harlow's Pub
3 School Street
Peterborough
 
Saturday, April 5 – Peterborough
Morning Panel at MONiff
Harlow's Pub
3 School Street
Peterborough
 
Monday, April 7 – Durham
6:00 to 7:00 pm
FRED Screening at University of New Hampshire - Hosted by The Alliance
Municipal Union Building (MUB)
Durham
 
Tuesday, April 8 – Concord
Press Screening of FRED
5:00 to 6:00 pm Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres
6:00 to 7:00 pm Screening of FRED
The Centennial Hotel
Franklin Pierce Room
96 Pleasant Street
Concord
(603) 227-9000
 
Wednesday, April 9 – Manchester
6:00 pm
Pizza and Politics - FRED Screening at New Hampshire Institute of Politics - West Wing Room Hosted by Saint Anselm College Republicans
New Hampshire Institute of Politics
Saint Anselm College
100 Saint Anselm Drive
Manchester
 
Thursday, April 10 – Concord & Hanover
1:00 to 2:30 pm
FRED Screening at Concord High School Auditorium
170 Warren Street
Concord
 
6:00 pm
FRED Screening at Dartmouth College
Hosted by Dartmouth College Republicans
Nelson A. Rockefeller Center for Public Policy
6082 Rockefeller Hall
Hanover
(603)646-3874
 
Friday, April 11 – Keene
9:30 am to 8:30 pm
MONiff Films and Panels – All day
Keene
 
Saturday, April 12 – Keene
10:00 to 11:30 am
FRED Screening at MONiff Film Festival followed by Q & A
Putman Theater
Keene State College
229 Main Street
Keene

 
WATCH THE TRAILER



"Four years ago, I began my campaign for President of the United States as the first openly gay candidate to run from either major political party," said Karger. "We began our historic campaign with a family brunch at Cantine in beautiful Peterborough.  Now, four years later, we've come full circle with FRED and are excited to be heading back to Peterborough and all over New Hampshire for nine days of screenings. John did an incredible job of capturing the excitement, disappointments and fun of our 2 1/2 year campaign."



The World Premiere of FRED will be held at at 6:30 pm in the Peterborough Players Theater, 55 Hadley Rd, Peterborough, NH (603) 924-9344.  Following the film, there will be a question and answer session with Fred Karger, Filmmaker John Fitzgerald Keitel and former campaign Political Director Kevin Miniter.

There will be a pre-premiere reception at 5:00 pm the Sharon Arts Gallery, 30 Grove St., Peterborough, NH  (603) 924-7676

Watch the trailer for FRED - CLICK BELOW



Check out MONiff web site:  CLICK HERE

Check out the FRED facebook page:  CLICK HERE

FRED will play again during the closing weekend of MONiff on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 10:00 am in the Putnam Theater, Keene State University, Keene, NH. That screening will also be followed by Q & A session. 

Check on www.moniff.org for all schedule details.

John Fitzgerald Keitel, Fred Karger and Kevin Miniter will be participating in additional screenings of FRED all over New Hampshire from Saturday, April 5 to Friday, April 11, 2014. 

For questions or if you know of an organization that would like to arrange a screening during that week, contact Kevin Miniter: kevin@fredkarger.com

Synopsis: 

2014, USA, 58 minutes
Director: John Fitzgerald Keitel

When Fred Karger began running for President of the United States in February 2010 filmmaker John Fitzgerald Keitel was at his side. John spent the next two years documenting his historic campaign as the first openly gay candidate for president from either major political party. Now a one hour documentary, FRED is out and gives audiences an real inside look at the roller coaster campaign. Follow Fred from the towns of New Hampshire to the Iowa State Fair.  Watch as he takes on Fox News and Mitt Romney. See the reaction from voters to any openly gay GOP candidate as the campaign travels from New Orleans to New York, from Gay Pride Parades to the Southern Republican Leadership Conference. Watch Fred as he fights for inclusion in the debates, takes on his opponents and campaigns to let lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Americans know that anything is possible. It’s an hour of history that will make you laugh, cry and guaranteed to delight all audiences.

Here's the movie poster:

 


We will be announcing additional New Hampshire screening dates and locations on our facebook page:  CLICK HERE
 
In the meantime, enjoy the trailer and please post and share it with your friends.

A huge THANK YOU to everyone who participated in and helped on this wonderful film!!!
 
All the best,

fred@fredkarger.com