About Cheryl Carpenter Klimek

Cheryl Carpenter Klimek has been a political consultant handling public affairs and PAC management for nearly 20 years. Cheryl can be reached by email at Cheryl@bizpacreview.com & on Twitter @CherylBPR

Viral ‘Harlem Shake’ wedding video will make you wish you’d thought of it

Harlem Shake Wedding

This very unusual wedding video was originally posted online in February, but on a #ThrowBackThursday, it seems appropriate to give the viral video another shot. Admit it, once you watch it, you’ll wish you had done it at your wedding. If you’re not married yet, you’ll be trying to figure out how to pull it off. […]

Arrogant Obama mocks GOP criticism of executive orders: ‘Stop just hatin’ all the time’

Obama in KC

With midterm elections just months away, President Obama’s latest speech was filled with jabs at Republicans. The main topic of Obama’s Wednesday speech in Kansas City was supposed to be jobs and the minimum wage, but he couldn’t help but blame Congress that nothing had been accomplished, according to Breitbart News. “C’mon and help out a […]

Whoopi’s opinion on men hitting women sets off an explosion at ‘The View’

Whoopi Goldberg

Whoopi Goldberg on Monday defended remarks made previously by ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith, sending her co-hosts into a frenzy. Goldberg said on “The View” that no woman should be “surprised” if she hits a man and he hits back. “If you hit somebody, you cannot be sure you are not going to get hit back!” […]

Tenn. governor is latest to slam administration for illegal kids secretly dumped in his state

Illegal minors

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam was the latest to slam the administration for dumping illegal immigrants in his state with no notification. He issued a scathing letter Friday to President Obama. Haslam said he had to find out about the Obama administration’s release of 760 illegal minors through the Health and Human Services website, according to […]

Meteorologist has great response when asked not to wear dresses that hug her breasts

Meteorologist Julya Johnson

A viewer letter criticizing a Tennessee meteorologist has gone viral after she hit back with a public response on social media. Julya Johnson, of Knoxville’s ABC affiliate WATE, received the anonymous letter which said that while she’s a “great meterologist [sic],” she would get more compliments if she dressed differently. “Please change your appearance!!” the […]

Sarah Palin challenges Washington Post ‘wusses’: Investigate Obama like you did Nixon

Sarah Palin

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin issued a challenge Sunday to the Washington Post on her Facebook page. “To reclaim your credibility (and the mainstream media’s, at large), I challenge you to engage in the same aggressive investigative journalism you courageously employed 42 years ago covering President Nixon,” Palin wrote. The public knows about President Obama’s […]

For adults only: Entrepreneurs invent claw game that pays off in beer

Brew Buckit

Two guys searching for a big idea have finally hit on something – thanks to one of the guy’s wives. JR Bryant and Ryan Schwarz, dubbed as “lonesome dreamers,” have run bad ideas by their wives for years, but it was Laura Schwarz who came up with a claw machine that pays off in beer, […]

Tribute flag saluting fallen Marine reaches his mom — 9 years after his death

Tribute flag

A Texas couple has returned a fallen Marine’s tribute flag to his mother, nine years after his death in Iraq. Lanie and Walter Brown found the flag at a flea market and bought it for $5, moved by the hand-written messages that covered it, according to ABC affiliate KTRK. “We were like oh my God! […]

Even MSNBC thinks top Dem is delusional: We’ll take back the House!

Steny Hoyer 2

U.S. Rep. Steny Hoyer, D-Md., thinks the Democrats will win back the House in November. Even MSNBC’s Steve Kornacki was openly skeptical during Saturday’s “Up” interview when the minority whip declared Democrats will do well in the midterm elections, despite conventional wisdom which suggests otherwise. Citing good candidates and better fundraising, Hoyer said the Democrats […]

‘Disgusting’ anti-Christian ‘Black Jesus’ series sparks protest against Cartoon Network

Black Jesus

The American Family Association is calling for the cancellation of a new show that it says depicts a black Jesus in a “denigrating” way. The Cartoon Network may be a favorite among kids during the day, but after hours, it transforms into “Adult Swim,” an accompanying network that airs all-adult content. “Black Jesus,” the Aaron […]