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  • Mark Zuckerberg just got married to a liberal

    05/19/2012 6:31:27 PM PDT · by Beowulf9 · 78 replies
    Facebook ^ | May 19 2012 | Facebook
    Got married to Pricilla Chan, from Braintree Ma, now living in Palo Alto Ca. Last night? Spent it with Obama. What are her likes? Obama. Guess who is nosing up the campaign money trail?

    05/19/2012 6:20:50 PM PDT · by stylecouncilor · 20 replies ^ | 5/19/2012 | Staff
    I'll Have Another won the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico in Baltimore, Maryland. The winner of the Kentucky Derby last time out, Doug O'Neill's colt confirmed his superiority over those reopposing with an impressive display in the second leg of America's Triple Crown. Despite winning the Run For The Roses, the son of Flower Alley was sent off as second favourite with punters expecting Derby second, Bodemeister, to reverse the form with many feeling he had paid the price for setting too fast a pace at Churchill Downs. Mike Smith eased Bob Baffert's charge to the front from gate nine and...
  • Japan and Europe Are Killing Themselves

    05/19/2012 6:19:21 PM PDT · by bruinbirdman · 13 replies
    Forbes ^ | 5/16/2012 | Steve Forbes
    Can the U.S. lead the world back to prosperity? The global economy is lurching toward the cliff. Twice before over the last 75 years Washington took the necessary action, and after November, with a new President and Congress, there will be the opportunity—and imperative—to do so again. The 1970s were a decade of economic turmoil and stagnation. The 1930s were worse. And now the world is headed to the brink again. ~snip~ The destruction of Bretton Woods in early 1970s led to a horrific, inflation-wracked decade. The U.S. experienced a stagnant economy and rising inflation and was seen as a...
  • The Free Ride Is Over For Streaming Video (No longer will users be able to endlessly stream)

    05/19/2012 6:14:24 PM PDT · by AmonAmarth · 69 replies ^ | May 19th 2012 | Ryan Lawler
    Comcast’s plans to do away with its 250 GB data cap and charge users based upon usage marks the end of an era for cable TV providers, and for the online video industry. No longer will users be able to endlessly stream all the content their hearts desire. Not just that, but the fact that usage-based pricing is arriving at the same time that more, higher-quality content is appearing online could have a dampening effect on demand for services like Netflix or Hulu Plus. Comcast, of course, says that its new, usage-based pricing policy is pro-consumer, and to a certain...
  • [Congresswoman] Corrine Brown, [GZ Prosecutor] Angela Corey now are at odds

    05/19/2012 6:12:52 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 21 replies
    The Orlando Sentinel ^ | May 19, 2012 | Rene Stutzman and Mark K. Matthews
    U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown has made herself one of the central figures in the George Zimmerman case. The Democratic congresswoman got involved when the shooting of Trayvon Martin, an unarmed black teenager, became national news. Soon after, the Department of Justice launched its probe into whether Sanford police mishandled the case, and Sanford police Chief Bill Lee stepped aside. Earlier this month, Brown — whose district spans from Jacksonville into Central Florida — got involved in another criminal case. She attended the sentencing of Marissa Alexander, a black defendant from Jacksonville who Brown said was unfairly sentenced to 20 years...
  • Claims of Obama's ‘secret deal’ with Russia draw Democrats’ ire

    05/19/2012 6:11:19 PM PDT · by BradtotheBone · 11 replies
    The Hill ^ | 05/19/12 01:45 PM ET | Jeremy Herb
    Democrats are crying foul over GOP suggestions that President Obama has a “secret deal” on missile defense with Russia. The fight began in March, when a hot mic at a summit caught Obama telling then-Russian President Dmitry Medvedev that he’d have more “flexibility” on the issue after the election. Medvedev famously responded that he would transmit that information to Vladimir Putin, who is now Russia's president. Republicans immediately attacked Obama for making a secret deal, and they used this week’s floor debate on the Defense authorization bill to highlight their argument. No one in Congress has been more vocal about...
  • [snip]Sean Penn turns the air blue in Cannes with expletive-ridden plea at Haiti Relief benefit

    05/19/2012 6:05:01 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 29 replies
    dailymail ^ | 18:49 EST, 18 May 2012 | Baz Bamigboye In Cannes
    It was the most lavish party in Cannes, with tickets going for a whopping $7,500 a pop. But Sean Penn didn't let the prestigious tone of the Haiti: Carnival In Cannes gala stop him from turning the air blue with some carefully chosen words during a speech on behalf of his Haitian Relief Organisation. The actor stunned guests including Ewan McGregor, Gerard Butler, Diane Kruger and Jessica Chastain with his expletive-ridden speech, which he confessed was made 'under the influence of vodka.' Read more:
  • Gingrich to Georgia GOP: Let's rally around Romney

    05/19/2012 5:59:36 PM PDT · by Innovative · 223 replies
    The Florida Times Union ^ | May 19, 2012 | Errin Haines
    Newt Gingrich took the stage at the Georgia Republican Party state convention on Saturday wearing a Mitt Romney sticker, focusing his attacks on President Barack Obama and attempting to energize the crowd around his former Republican rival. "To every conservative, everywhere in America: When your choice on the one hand is Barack Obama, and your choice on the other hand is Mitt Romney, no serious conservative could possibly believe that electing Barack Obama is acceptable ... for America."
  • No More Mister Nice Guy

    05/19/2012 5:58:09 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 21 replies
    The Weekly Standard ^ | May 28, 2012 | Fred Barnes
    By the time he took office in 2009, President Obama had fashioned a reputation as an idealist committed to reforming the way business is done in Washington. But as president, he’s allowed this reputation to fritter away. And what’s left of it is now being destroyed by his harsh and misguided campaign for reelection.Obama has become his own worst political enemy. Even when his job approval first began to fade, his poll numbers for being well-liked personally remained high. Now those are fading too. He’s on the road to defeat.In 2008, Obama ran a “bring us together” campaign. He presented...
  • Council speaker Christine Quinn weds same-sex partner Kim Catullo (The next mayor of NYC...)

    05/19/2012 5:54:33 PM PDT · by jimbo123 · 17 replies
    NY Post ^ | 5/19/12 | KATE KOVOSH and DON KAPLAN
    For just one day, Christine Quinn wasn’t the speaker — she was the bride. Quinn tied the knot with her longtime partner Kim Catullo just after 7 p.m. tonight in a lavish, private affair just 10 days after President Obama announced his support for gay marriage. It was the city’s highest-profile same-sex nuptials since they were legalized here last year. The speaker, 45, a likely candidate in next year’s mayoral race, wed corporate lawyer Catullo, 45, in Chelsea before a megawatt gallery of political superstars, ranging from Mayor Bloomberg to Gov. Cuomo.
  • Arizona Democrat, Illegal Alien Advocate Charged With Bribery, Fraud

    05/19/2012 5:51:11 PM PDT · by moonshinner_09 · 9 replies
    Eurasia Review ^ | May 19, 2012 | Jim Kouri
    A Democrat member of Arizona’s House of Representatives who fights for illegal aliens’ rights, Paul Ben Arredondo, was charged on Wednesday by a federal grand jury with bribery, fraud, attempted extortion and false statements he made to the FBI in connection with receiving more than $6,000 in tickets to sporting and special events while he was a Tempe, Arizona, council member and a member-elect of the Arizona House, according to a federal law enforcement official. The indictment charges the 63-year-old liberal with one count of federal programs bribery, two counts of honest services mail fraud, one count of attempted Hobbs...
  • Fighting at gay rights march in Tbilisi Georgia [awesome pic]

    05/19/2012 5:50:38 PM PDT · by kevcol · 27 replies
    BBC ^ | May 17, 2012 | News
    Fighting broke out as protesters attacked marchers, tearing up placards, and police made several arrests. "How can you promote such a thing in the streets where there are children?" a priest told AFP news agency. A march organiser said they had expected a "negative reaction" but not to be attacked physically. .. Some priests approached nearby police officers asking them "to stop this indecency" but an officer responded that the police could not "ban them from [marching]", according to the Civil Georgia website. "Then we have to do that," the priest reportedly replied.
  • Hidden Epidemic: 
Tapeworms Living Inside People's Brains

    05/19/2012 5:44:54 PM PDT · by LibWhacker · 106 replies
    Discover ^ | 5/15/12 | Carl Zimmer
    Hidden Epidemic: 
Tapeworms Living Inside People's Brains05.15.2012Parasitic worms leave millions of victims paralyzed, epileptic, or worse. So why isn’t anyone mobilizing to eradicate them? by Carl Zimmer A human brain overrun with cysts from Taenia solium, a tapeworm that normally inhabits the muscles of pigs. Courtesy of Theodore E. Nash , M.D.Theodore Nash sees only a few dozen patients a year in his clinic at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. That’s pretty small as medical practices go, but what his patients lack in number they make up for in the intensity of their symptoms. Some fall into...
  • Request for Information information about the Patrick Knowles affair during the 90s

    05/19/2012 5:36:06 PM PDT · by herecomesthesun · 16 replies
    I cannot find any information with Google about the ordeal of Patrick Knowles, who was terrorized by Bill Clinton's goons before having to testify before a federal grand jury investigating the death of Vince Foster.
  • Bishop Williamson and 9-11

    05/19/2012 5:35:43 PM PDT · by jcpryor · 5 replies
    Below is a video of a sermon that Bishop Williamson gave concerning 9-11 being a government conspiracy.  Bishop Williamson delivered similar sermons and talks all over the world from 2001 to 2009.  Williamson was temporarily silenced by the Society of Saint Pius X in 2009 due to world and Church reaction against Williamson's antisemitism.  Bishop Williamson even spread his conspiracy theories in New York State where friends of the fallen of 9-11 were suffering.
  • Obama warns of euro zone threat,welcomes growth focus

    05/19/2012 5:33:17 PM PDT · by mdittmar · 15 replies
    Yahoo ^ | 5/19/12 | Reuters
    CAMP DAVID, Maryland (Reuters) - President Barack Obama, wrapping up the G8 summit he hosted at Camp David, welcomed Europe's focus on rekindling growth and warned the crisis in the euro zone was dangerous for the world. Obama, whose re-election chances in November depend heavily on the U.S. economy continuing to shake off recession, said there was now "an emerging consensus" that Europe ought to invest in job-creating infrastructure and other programs at the same time as it tackles its deficits and debt.
  • Obama White House Exposed: Its Intertwined Similarity to the Third Reich!

    05/19/2012 5:24:52 PM PDT · by Whenifhow · 31 replies ^ | May 19th, 2012 | Jay Loeffers
    Hello everyone… I know it’s been a while since I have written an article. I’ve been doing a very large research project which I just now finished. This article might get me in trouble, but that’s fine by me, bring it! I have been reading the history of both the Third Reich and Obama’s history. Unlike all of the sheeple and Obamanauts out there, I will not hold back. I will be honest and forthright with you. This is not going to be pretty folks. The profile of Hitler and Obama are so similar, its frigging scary and their paths...
  • Attention Wisconsin Freepers!

    05/19/2012 5:20:48 PM PDT · by Jean S · 13 replies
    Guys! I made calls today from the Waukesha Victory Center and the all numbers were down for almost all the call centers this Super Saturday at all the call centers compared to the last Super Saturday! The dems are out calling us and turnout on June 5 is crucial for a win for Governor Walker! Please don't be complacent because of the poll numbers. Please sign up to make calls at a Victory Center soon! There are several in the state, more than are listed at the official site. For those of you who hate making the voter ID calls,(we...
  • NAACP backs gay marriage

    05/19/2012 5:11:50 PM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 110 replies
    NAACP backs gay marriage By DONOVAN SLACK | 5/19/12 5:35 PM EDT CAMP DAVID – The board of the NAACP, one of the nation’s oldest and largest African American advocacy organizations, has passed a resolution supporting gay marriage in the wake of President Obama’s public endorsement of same-sex unions. “The mission of the NAACP has always been to ensure the political, social and economic equality of all people,” board chair Roslyn M. Brock said in a statement following passage of the resolution on Saturday. “We have and will oppose efforts to codify discrimination into law.” The chairman emeritus, Julian Bond,...
  • The New "Spanish Prisoner": Spain Raises Budget Deficit to 8.9% of GDP

    05/19/2012 5:08:44 PM PDT · by whitedog57
    Confounded Interest ^ | 05/19/2012 | Anthony B. Sanders
    The Spanish Prisoner is a confidence trick originating in the late 19th century. The con artist tells “the mark” that a wealthy person is being held captive and that money needs to be raised to release the wealthy person from the jailers. Allegedly, when the prisoner is released, the mark will receive a handsome reward. Needless to say, something always goes wrong with the negotiations and the mark is asked for more and more money until there is nothing left. Spain, coincidentally, just claimed to find a pile of unpaid bills and needed to raise their budget deficit to 8.9%...