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  • Desperate Dems Hide Behind Big Bird

    10/04/2012 9:18:24 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 27 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | October 5, 2012 | Michelle Malkin
    Mitt Romney sure ruffled a lot of feathers over his proposal to eliminate taxpayer funding for government-sponsored TV. As soon as the GOP presidential candidate singled out PBS for cuts during the presidential debate in Denver, the hysterical squawking commenced. Left-leaning celebrities immediately erupted on Twitter. "WOW!!! No PBS!! WTF how about cutting congress's stuff leave big bird alone," Whoopi Goldberg fumed. "Mitt is smirky, sweaty, indignant and smug with an unsettling hint of hysteria. And he wants to kill BIG BIRD," actress Olivia Wilde despaired. "Who picks on Big Bird!!! #bulliesthatswho," actress Taraji Henson chimed in. Social media activists...
  • Divisive Mexico labor reform signals battles ahead for Pena Nieto

    10/04/2012 9:16:01 PM PDT · by JerseyanExile
    China Post ^ | October 4, 2012 | Dave Graham
    By the time Mexico's president-elect, Enrique Pena Nieto, takes office in December, he will almost certainly have a labor reform law on the books and one less battle to fight with skeptics inside his party. But plenty more skirmishes await as the youthful Pena Nieto, 46, faces a showdown with traditionalists in his Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI), commonly dubbed “dinosaurs.” On Saturday, the lower house of Congress gave its approval to the biggest overhaul of Mexico's job market in over 40 years, a bill designed to re strict labor lawsuits, regulate outsourcing and make it easier for employers to hire...
  • Biden: Why, "Yes We Do" Want to Raise Your Taxes By $1 Trillion!

    10/04/2012 9:13:12 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 3 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | October 4. 2012 | Heather Ginsberg
    In his speech Biden says: "On top of the trillions of dollars of spending that we have already cut, we’re gonna ask – yes – we’re gonna ask the wealthy to pay more," said Biden. "My heart breaks, come on man. You know the phrase they always use? Obama and Biden want to raise taxes by a trillion dollars. Guess what? Yes we do in one regard. We want to let that trillion dollar tax cut expire so the middle class doesn’t have to bear the burden of all that money going to the super wealthy. That’s not a tax...
  • Obama’s State Department CUT Security at ????

    10/04/2012 9:13:01 PM PDT · by Snuph · 15 replies
    The Jawa Report ^ | 10/04/2012 | Rusty Shackleford, Ph.D.
    In the six months leading up to the assault on the United States consulate in Benghazi, the State Department reduced the number of trained Americans guarding U.S. facilities in Libya, according to a leading House Republican investigating the Sept. 11 anniversary attacks. The reduction in U.S. security personnel increased America’s reliance on local Libyan guards for the protection of its diplomats.
  • OBAMA RAISES $150M IN SEPTEMBER, TRIES TO BLOCK 'BLOCKBUSTER' DONOR SCANDAL

    10/04/2012 9:07:47 PM PDT · by ConservativeMan55 · 100 replies
    President Barack Obama’s campaign raised more than $150 million in September, which was a record haul for the 2012 cycle, but the campaign may be actively trying to block a story in the works about a “blockbuster donor scandal” that could put its fundraising numbers under intense scrutiny.
  • Was Obama rattled by developing donor scandal story?

    10/04/2012 8:59:36 PM PDT · by FL911 · 8 replies
    The Examinner ^ | 10/2/2012 | Paul Bedard
    President Obama's reelection campaign, rattled by his Wednesday night debate performance, could be in for even worse news. According to knowledgeable sources, a national magazine and a national web site are preparing a blockbuster donor scandal story.
  • Is it just me, or were people just happier today?

    10/04/2012 8:54:13 PM PDT · by big bad easter bunny · 36 replies
    10/04/12 | b.b.e.b.
    I was out and about today, it was like people were relieved by the out come of the debate, anyone else notice that?
  • Embassies Facing Security Cuts Waste Money on Chevy Volts

    10/04/2012 8:45:14 PM PDT · by chessplayer · 6 replies
    The U.S. military's newspaper, Stars & Stripes, recently reported that the Pentagon is buying Chevy Volts in a 1,500 electric-vehicle purchase, as part of the Defense Department's "green initiatives," which seek to reduce the country's dependence on foreign energy sources.
  • David Letterman bitter - can't swallow Romney's last night win

    10/04/2012 8:43:04 PM PDT · by Milagros · 59 replies
    He start off his show, as he tries bashing Romney... But he is too angry at his beloved Obama for losing. I start feeling sympathy for poor Dave...
  • Romney's Going to Win

    10/04/2012 8:36:03 PM PDT · by kingattax · 33 replies
    American Thinker ^ | October 4, 2012 | The Drive-By Pundit
    After viewing Wednesday's presidential debate, I continue to strongly disagree with the polls and with the conservative crowd who assume that this election is far from over. The election's been over for a while -- only not in favor of the current president, which has been the meme of the mainstream media for months now. Obama is toast, so Mr. Romney, sir, let me be the first to call you, in print, "Mr. President." Remember that when you get my application for a communications job in your administration.
  • Film dramatizing bin Laden raid airing Nov. 4

    10/04/2012 8:31:14 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 22 replies
    Associated Press ^ | Oct. 4, 2012 | LYNN ELBER
    LOS ANGELES — A film dramatizing the death of Osama bin Laden is set to debut next month on the National Geographic Channel, two days before the presidential election. "Seal Team Six: The Raid on Osama bin Laden," from The Weinstein Co. and Voltage Pictures, will air Sunday, Nov. 4, the channel said Thursday. President Barack Obama faces Republican challenger Mitt Romney at the polls two days later.
  • Vanity:Freeper Help Needed (Boston/PANDAS Syndrome)

    10/04/2012 8:27:01 PM PDT · by Hazelwood Redneck Brain Trust · 9 replies
    A lady from my church commented on Facebook this evening and I just happened to catch it - it was in regards to a medical condition called PANDAS. I know that one of her kids has an obscure medical condition but I don't know the particulars. So,I read the big long story* on Facebook (Short version - child has PANDAS & gets sick. Parents take child to Boston Childrens Hospital. Hospital is acting strangely. Child Protective Services takes control of child. Prelim hearing gives temporary custody to State. Child is still hospitalized.) I did "Bing" searches on most names given,...
  • Ancient Romans, Chinese Helped Warm Planet

    10/04/2012 8:25:35 PM PDT · by Milagros · 22 replies
    Newser ^ | Oct. 4, 2012
    Ancient Romans, Chinese Helped Warm Planet ICE SAMPLES REVEAL GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS By Rob Quinn, Newser Staff Posted Oct 4, 2012 1:08 AM CDT (NEWSER) – Human activity contributed to climate change long before the Industrial Revolution, according to new research. Scientists analyzing ice core samples from Greenland found a spike in emissions of the greenhouse gas methane during a 200-year period around 2,000 years ago, when the ancient Roman and Chinese empires were at their peak, reports the Los Angeles Times. Researchers believe the rise was caused by the widespread use of charcoal as fuel and the burning of...
  • Voices Without A Vote (A Great Video)

    10/04/2012 8:22:47 PM PDT · by kingattax · 6 replies
    YouTube ^ | 7-4-12 | networktalkradio
    The teenagers who speak in this video belong to http://www.im2moro.org. These young people realize that if they don't stand up and speak out for life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness today, they will be living in a very different America tomorrow.
  • Why Do Gangsters Aim Their Guns Sideways? Marine Marksman Sheds Light On Gangbanger Tactics

    10/04/2012 8:21:47 PM PDT · by DogByte6RER · 59 replies
    The Daily Mail (U.K.) ^ | 4 October 2012 | Damien Gayle
    So why do gangsters aim their guns sideways? Marine marksman sheds light on how gunmen from the 'hood unwittingly use a well-known aiming technique It's an iconic image immortalised in dozens of Hollywood gangster films: the gangster aiming down the side of his pistol before pumping a volley of bullets into his victim. But with most people knowing that the aiming sights are found on the top of a gun barrel, it's also a counter-intuitive way to accurately fire a weapon. So why is it that gangsters are always shown using their guns in this way? According to Jon Davis,...
  • Romney on '47%': I was 'completely wrong'

    10/04/2012 8:20:04 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 48 replies
    Associated Press ^ | Oct. 4, 2012 | KASIE HUNT
    FISHERSVILLE, Va. (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has described his disparaging remarks about the 47% of Americans who don't pay federal income taxes as "not elegantly stated." Now he's calling them "just completely wrong." Romney had contended that nearly half of Americans consider themselves "victims" and are dependent on government.
  • We Are All Bullies Now: Jennifer Livingston, meet Kenneth Krause, Liberal, Atheist, Secular Humanist

    10/04/2012 8:18:53 PM PDT · by Pining_4_TX · 28 replies
    st.johnny.com ^ | 10/02/12 | Anthony Horvath
    How was I able to determine that the the speaker would be a liberal worried about the ‘obesity’ epidemic? Come on folks. Open your eyes. Just as a simple example, consider this story that I read just today about the USDA encouraging parents to introduce crappy food that kids don’t like at home, so that they will eat them at school. And why is our government ‘waging war’ on obesity? Consider a bit of news that I heard on WIZM just a few weeks ago: Wisconsin obesity rate among adults on the rise, study finds Trust for America’s Health released...
  • We Are All Bullies Now: Jennifer Livingston, meet Kenneth Krause, Liberal, Atheist, Secular Humanist

    10/04/2012 8:18:42 PM PDT · by Pining_4_TX · 2 replies
    st.johnny.com ^ | 10/02/12 | Anthony Horvath
    How was I able to determine that the the speaker would be a liberal worried about the ‘obesity’ epidemic? Come on folks. Open your eyes. Just as a simple example, consider this story that I read just today about the USDA encouraging parents to introduce crappy food that kids don’t like at home, so that they will eat them at school. And why is our government ‘waging war’ on obesity? Consider a bit of news that I heard on WIZM just a few weeks ago: Wisconsin obesity rate among adults on the rise, study finds Trust for America’s Health released...
  • Obama pays price for ducking the questions

    10/04/2012 8:11:51 PM PDT · by Second Amendment First · 32 replies
    Washington Post ^ | Oct. 4, 2012 | Dana Milbank
    Barack Obama received a valuable reminder in his drubbing at Wednesday night’s debate: He is a president, not a king. In the hours after the Republican challenger Mitt Romney embarrassed the incumbent in their first meeting, Obama loyalists expressed puzzlement that the incumbent had done badly. But Obama has only himself to blame, because he set himself up for Wednesday’s emperor-has-no-clothes moment. For the past four years, he has worked assiduously to avoid being questioned, maintaining a regal detachment from the media and other sources of dissent and skeptical inquiry. Obama has set a modern record for refusal to be...
  • Pa. lawmaker refuses Pledge of Allegiance at House meeting

    10/04/2012 8:11:11 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 17 replies
    WHTM, ABC Channel 27, Harrisburg PA ^ | Oct 03, 2012 7:48 PM | Dennis Owens
    Politicians are often criticized for saying the wrong thing at the wrong time that's taken the wrong way. But state Representative Babette Josephs (D-Philadelphia) is being criticized for what she refused to say. The drama unfolded at what was billed as a non-controversial House State Government Committee meeting Wednesday morning. Republican Chairman Daryl Metcalfe (R-Butler) asked Josephs to lead the group in the Pledge of Allegiance; a rather routine request that became anything but when Josephs refused. "Based on my First Amendment rights and based on the fact that I really think it's a prayer. I don't pray in public,"...