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  • Republicans: Biden Laughed at the Issues

    10/11/2012 10:10:46 PM PDT · by sheikdetailfeather · 49 replies
    The Weekly Standard ^ | Oct 11, 2012 | DANIEL HALPER
    A new Republican web ad details Joe Biden laughing and smirking at Paul Ryan throughout Thursday night's vice presidential debate:

    10/11/2012 10:10:14 PM PDT · by Snuph · 20 replies
    WND ^ | 10/11/2012 | Maj. Gen. Paul Vallely
    The decision to raid Osama bin Laden’s compound in Pakistan and kill him was made without President Obama – and actually was kept from him until after the helicopters already were in Pakistani airspace – according to a new report from a retired major general who cites a senior intelligence source. The raid was handled by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Director of Central Intelligence Leon Panetta and others in this way because Obama had vetoed multiple earlier opportunities to attack the man behind the 9/11 terror attacks, the report said. Ads by Google Silver to Soar in 2013? Free...
  • God Weighs in on the Debare (vanity)

    10/11/2012 10:07:25 PM PDT · by TigerClaws · 23 replies
    English Standard Bible
    Proverbs 29:9 If a wise man has an argument with a fool, the fool only rages and laughs, and there is no quiet
  • Vatican II at 50

    10/11/2012 10:05:15 PM PDT · by Brian Kopp DPM · 17 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 10/11/12 | Kenneth J. Wolfe
    Vatican II at 50By Kenneth J. Wolfe Fifty years ago today the Second Vatican Council began with a clear indication of who had gained control of the Catholic Church’s direction. From the Latin Mass to meatless Fridays to the concept of salvation, numerous components of the faith were set to be reformed, led mostly by clerical academics who had served on preparatory commissions. So powerful were they that Cardinal Alfredo Ottaviani, a conservative who headed what is now the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (which the future Pope Benedict XVI would later lead), was vocally heckled and silenced...
  • *Video* Joe Biden can't stop laughing

    10/11/2012 10:04:37 PM PDT · by RobinMasters · 31 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | OCTOBER 11, 2012 | Charlie Spiering
    Just in from "Now This News". . . Vice President Joe Biden can't stop laughing
  • Black mamba bite packs potent painkiller

    10/11/2012 9:58:39 PM PDT · by neverdem · 23 replies
    ScienceNews ^ | October 4, 2012 | Tanya Lewis
    Study of snake venom in mice reveals potential new strategy for relieving agony A snakebite may bring on a world of hurt, but a substance found in black mamba venom could actually relieve pain. The finding reveals a new possible approach for pain treatment, researchers report online October 3 in Nature. The black mamba, Dendroaspis polylepis polylepis, is one of the most lethal snakes on Earth. But a team of researchers in France found that compounds in the snake’s venom have the same pain-banishing effect on mice that morphine does. The compounds, called mambalgins, appear to work by blocking certain...
  • When The Circus Comes To Town: Say It Ain't So, Joe!

    10/11/2012 9:54:18 PM PDT · by xuberalles · 11 replies
    Self | 10/11/12 | Me
    Destined to go down in the annals of political farces, tonight’s debate proved one thing; just how increasingly desperate, juvenile, and out of touch Democrats really are as the election nears. Debates are supposed to be informative, professional forums that invoke a constructive discussion of the most pressing issues. Yet, it’s obvious Team Obama – which includes the home town moderator - realized they could not beat Ryan on the issues, so they decided to turn a democratic staple for the voting masses into a prime time circus replete with century-old, stale stereotypes and Jersey Shore sensationalism. If anyone actually...
  • What's the Point of Donating If We Can't Access This Site at Peak Times?

    10/11/2012 9:54:00 PM PDT · by PittsburghAfterDark · 77 replies
    October 12, 2012 | Self
    I have to ask this very seriously, do you know that this site has been completely unusable to perhaps thousands and thousands of others during either the first Presidential or Vice-Presidential debate and for an hour or so after their respective conclusions? This has never happened in previous election cycles during debates, election night results or during large breaking news events. Slow? Yes. Unusable, no. I've had multiple tabs opened for the debates this year and the FR one just wheel spin, wheel spin, wheel spin... blank page, no progress bar moving on the address bar. It's just the internet...
  • Surge Earns Romney Room on the Right

    10/11/2012 9:49:30 PM PDT · by Second Amendment First · 13 replies
    Wall Street Journal ^ | Oct. 11, 2012 | COLLEEN MCCAIN NELSON
    Mitt Romney would likely have raised eyebrows, if not protest, had he said during the Republican primaries that "no legislation with regards to abortion" would be part of his agenda, that federal regulation is "essential'' or that young illegal immigrants should be able to keep work permits granted by President Barack Obama. GOP nominee Mitt Romney speaks Thursday with the Rev. Billy Graham, center, and his son, Franklin, at the Grahams' cabin in Montreat, N.C. . But conservative leaders and activists, some of whom worried about the firmness of Mr. Romney's commitment to their causes earlier this year, say they...
  • Chuckles the Clown Makes Debate Appearance

    10/11/2012 9:46:50 PM PDT · by ReformationFan · 21 replies
    The People's Cube ^ | 10-11-12 | R.O.C.K. in the USSA
  • CNN Poll on debate winner: Ryan 48%, Biden 44%

    10/11/2012 9:41:50 PM PDT · by Arthurio · 135 replies
    (CNN) – A CNN poll of debate watchers released following Thursday's matchup between Rep. Paul Ryan and Vice President Joe Biden showed 48% of respondents named Ryan the winner and 44% said Biden won.
  • Laughing at the Issues (RNC ad)

    10/11/2012 9:33:46 PM PDT · by TigerClaws · 64 replies
  • Foreign policy points that should be expanded on Tuesday debate

    10/11/2012 9:24:08 PM PDT · by Milagros · 11 replies
    Romney should highlight Carter's failing policy vis-a-vis Iran, that Obama continued in his deafening silence as the Islamic Republic massacred protesters (2009). Link 9/11/2001, Benghazi 9/11/2012, Afghanistan Green on Blue attacks. As the real common ideology of radical Islam. THE threat. Obama's PC rephrasing the real war on the West, is NOT working. Nor does it give Moral Clarity and conviction for our forces. Two simple questios: 1.) How was it in US national interest... Obama's veto power anti-congress decision to intervene in Libya in 2011? 2.) What conditions did we ever put forward for the MB regime in Egypt,...
  • Freep This Poll (CNBC Veep debate)

    10/11/2012 9:21:45 PM PDT · by kristinn · 32 replies
    CNBC ^ | Thursday, October 12, 2012 | Kristinn
    Poll was initially won by Ryan, now Biden ahead 53% to 43%.Daily Kos is bragging they "freeped" the poll for Biden.Markos Moulitsas‏@markos And … Biden now leads magical CNBC poll conservatives thought was so important. All it took was subtle freep from dKos.
  • CNN voter dials not friendly to VP Biden

    10/11/2012 9:15:17 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 26 replies
    Twitchy ^ | October 11, 2012
    Nicole Roeberg@NicoleRoeberg Anyone watching CNN? This dial group is not liking Biden on Libya! 11 Oct 12 Reply Retweet Favorite The Vice Presidential debate is one-third over, and so far undecided voters have been pretty decisive about Vice President BidenÂ’s debate comments, according to CNNÂ’s on-screen Undecided Voter Tracker. Jeff Poor@jeff_poor Biden struggling according to the CNN focus group polling graphic of "undecided voters"... 11 Oct 12 Reply Retweet Favorite Ali A. Akbar@ali Wow. Focus group (CNN, Norfolk, VA) flatlined when Biden attacks Romney's foreign policy positions. Good news. 11 Oct 12 Reply Retweet Favorite Daron C. Davis@DaronCDavis Biden's numbers...
  • A Heartbeat Away - Joe Biden's Greatest Hits!

    10/11/2012 9:13:43 PM PDT · by Wolf13 · 2 replies
    Youtube ^ | October 8, 2012
    A Heartbeat Away - Joe Biden's Greatest Hits!
  • Roanoke County's (VA) ITT Exelis (Night Vision) laying off 201 workers

    10/11/2012 9:11:15 PM PDT · by Perseverando · 4 replies
    The Roanoke Times ^ | October 12, 2012 | Neil Harvey
    The military contractor said cuts by the government necessitated the reductions. More than 200 hourly employees at the ITT Exelis facility in Roanoke County were laid off with about two weeks' notice Thursday, according to a company spokesman. It was not an entirely unexpected move by the company, which manufactures night vision goggles, monoculars and related gear and is a major supplier for the U.S. armed forces. "Due to anticipated U.S. defense government procurement reductions, we have experienced an impact on the size and frequency of night vision contracts," communications director Jared Adams said in a news release last week....
  • You Think This Scene Was Playing Out In Paul Ryan's Head?

    10/11/2012 9:09:36 PM PDT · by My Favorite Headache · 15 replies
    So Biden...what's so funny? Am I a clown? Do I amuse you? What's so f%!king funny!?!?!?
  • Nate Silver: Romney now a 60/40 favorite in Florida after addition of Mason-Dixon poll.

    10/11/2012 9:03:20 PM PDT · by Arec Barrwin · 52 replies
    New York Times ^ | October 12, 2012 | Nate Silver
    Florida now in Romney column per Nate Silver (60.1% chance of winning) -- as is Colorado. Romney is surging hard.
  • Biden contradicts State Department on Benghazi security

    10/11/2012 9:00:24 PM PDT · by Snuph · 19 replies
    Foreign Policy ^ | October 11, 2012 | Josh Rogin
    Vice President Joe Biden claimed that the administration wasn't aware of requests for more security in Libya before the Sept. 11 attacks on the U.S. mission in Benghazi during Thursday night's debate, contradicting two State Department officials and the former head of diplomatic security in Libya. COMMENTS (151) SHARE: Share on twitter Twitter Share on reddit Reddit More... "We weren't told they wanted more security. We did not know they wanted more security there," Biden said. In fact, two security officials who worked for the State Department in Libya at the time testified Thursday that they repeatedly requested more security...
  • Freep This Poll - ABC Who Won the Debates?

    10/11/2012 8:55:11 PM PDT · by thefoundersrock · 51 replies
    ABC News ^ | 10/11/12 | ABC News
    Who do you think won the 2012 vice presidential debate? 59% Joe Biden 41% Paul Ryan They're talking about it on Twitter, so yea - go get 'em
  • Quinn & Rose - America’s Morning Show - October 12, 2012

    10/11/2012 8:53:09 PM PDT · by sneakers · 21 replies
    Before yunz head dahntahn to work, or start to red up the house n‘at, join us every morning for coffee (or whatever gets yinz started) and maybe some serious discussion of the issues (or not!) Listen to the Quinn & Rose Morning Show from 6:00 to 9:00 Eastern on: (104.7 Pittsburgh, Pa) (Rochester, NY) (Ashland, OH) (Frostburg, MD) (Salisbury/Ocean City, MD WOBX - Outer banks NC for archived shows And now on 166 XM
  • Obama declares Biden's performance 'terrific'

    10/11/2012 8:52:17 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 40 replies
    Yahoo! News ^ | 10/11/12 | Ken Thomas - ap
    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says Joe Biden "was terrific" in the vice presidential debate. Obama spoke to Biden briefly after the debate. The president says he "could not be prouder" of Biden and believes he made a strong case for making sure the economy grows for the middle class. ...
  • FREEP THIS POLL - Who do you think won the debate?

    10/11/2012 8:51:15 PM PDT · by MplsSteve · 34 replies
    Poll: Who do you think won the debate? Joe Biden Paul Ryan Too close to name a winner
  • The Cook Report: There's No Question, Romney Changed the Game

    10/11/2012 8:47:14 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 2 replies
    The National Journal ^ | Charlie Cook
    The first debate was a game changer. The president will need to be both aggressive and presidential in the second. Before the first presidential debate, this column repeatedly pointed out that Mitt Romney needed something to happen—an event or development that would change the trajectory of this race—or he would lose. As Jay Leno remarked, the only people who thought President Obama won the debate were the NFL replacement referees. Unquestionably, the Denver debate changed the course of the race enormously. For Romney, it was necessary, but we will have to see if it is sufficient to put him over...
  • If He’s Lost the Porn Industry…

    10/11/2012 8:37:17 PM PDT · by RobinMasters · 11 replies
    Powerline ^ | OCTOBER 11, 2012 | JOHN HINDERAKER
    …no, wait: America’s porn industry backs President Obama over challenger Mitt Romney by a 68 percent to 13 percent margin, according to the industry’s top social network. … Vivid Entertainment CEO Steven Hirsch agreed. “The results aren’t really surprising because most people involved with the adult industry have a liberal view of government and how it should work,” Hirsch said. “Social issues are more important than fiscal issues and they will support a candidate who shares their beliefs.” In other words: he may be a lousy president, but he’s our lousy president! So evidently Jenna Jameson is an outlier. Still,...
  • I hope the GOP takes issue with classic arrogant Biden ugly smirking

    10/11/2012 8:33:31 PM PDT · by Milagros · 30 replies
    I hope the GOP takes issue with classic arrogant Biden ugly smirking I hope REP capitalize on Joe Biden's constant despicable cocky laugh, as a:Show of DEM insensitivity, and an overall lack of seriousness and responsibility.
  • RNC: Biden interrupted Ryan 82 times

    10/11/2012 8:30:49 PM PDT · by Snuph · 51 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | October 11, 2012 | Joel Gehrke
    Vice President Joe Biden interrupted Paul Ryan 82 times in a 90-minute debate with rival Paul Ryan, while CNN reported that women preferred Ryan. “FACT: Final Count: Biden interrupted 82 times during the entire debate,” the RNC’s Joe Pounder tweeted after the debate. CNN’s Gloria Berger said that she would have liked Biden to show less “condescension” and “eye-rolling.” Even MSNBC’s Chris Wallace — who thought that Biden won the debate — said that Biden “was openly contemptuous and disrespectful” of Ryan (h/t Lachlan Markay). “Mr. Vice President, I know you’re under a lot of duress to make up lost...
  • VPs mention of Presidential candidates by name

    10/11/2012 8:19:25 PM PDT · by MeneMeneTekelUpharsin · 6 replies
    11 October 2012 | Mene Mene Tekel Upharsin
    One particular aspect of the debate caught my attention other than the arguments over issues. How many times did each candidate mention by name the Presidential candidate with whom he is running?
  • 2012 vice presidential debate transcript

    10/11/2012 8:17:47 PM PDT · by iowamark · 2 replies
    San Jose Mercury News ^ | 10/11/2012 | Editor
    MARTHA RADDATZ, MODERATOR RADDATZ: Good evening, and welcome to the first and only vice presidential debate of 2012, sponsored by the Commission on Presidential Debates. I’m Martha Raddatz of ABC News, and I am honored to moderate this debate between two men who have dedicated much of their lives to public service. Tonight’s debate is divided between domestic and foreign policy issues. And I’m going to move back and forth between foreign and domestic, since that is what a vice president or president would have to do. We will have nine different segments. At the beginning of each segment, I...
  • Freep this Poll: Who Won the Debate

    10/11/2012 8:17:27 PM PDT · by daniel885 · 6 replies
    RLCSC ^ | 10/11/2012 | RLCSC
    Who won tonight's Vice Presidential debate?
  • Twitter frowns on Joe Biden's laugh [media put off by the grinning/laughing jackass]

    10/11/2012 8:11:41 PM PDT · by ETL · 67 replies
    Politico ^ | 10/11/12 | PATRICK GAVIN
    Weekly Standard’s Mark Hemingway: “Joe Biden’s laughing through talking about Iran sanctions?” Continue Reading Washington Examiner’s Philip Klein: “Biden’s strategy seems to be to laugh at Ryan constantly. Will it work to infantalize Ryan, or backfire like Gore sighing?” NBC’s David Gregory: “Biden’s smile is out of control.”BuzzFeed’s Ben Smith: “So did Biden practice laughing at Ryan???” ABC’s Rick Klein: “Biden on verge of breaking down in laughter when Ryan talks.”Former Eric Cantor staffer Brad Dayspring: “Joe Biden needs to realize this isn’t a Senate Foreign Relations Hearing. His laughter and condescending attitude is a disaster.” Radio host Neal Boortz:...
  • Another miserable FR Live Thread failure.

    10/11/2012 8:11:29 PM PDT · by hole_n_one · 147 replies
    me | 10/11/12 | hole_n_one
    Yet again, FR fails the big LIVE THREAD test.How does what is supposed to be the premiere conservative site on the 'net continue to fail?I would have expanded on this except it took forever to get this simple post through the muck and molasses that we have to wade thru on night's like this.
  • As a parent, I say this to the United Nations: Leave our kids alone

    10/11/2012 8:08:15 PM PDT · by Squawk 8888 · 7 replies
    Toronto Sun ^ | October 11, 2012 | Brian Lilley
    The United Nations is lecturing Canada again by throwing stones while standing naked in the living room of their glass house. A report has been released by the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child, a committee that includes Syria, Saudi Arabia and Egypt among its members. The committee is telling Canada that it needs to do more for the nation’s children. If you didn’t know there was a permanent UN committee for this issue, then remember what I have told you before: The UN considers itself a government, a world government in waiting, and they think that their...
  • VP Debate: Biden, Ryan at each other on everything

    10/11/2012 8:06:58 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 6 replies
    Yahoo! News ^ | 10/11/12 | David Espo and Matthew Daly | Associated Press
    DANVILLE, Ky. (AP) — At odds early and often, Joe Biden and Republican Paul Ryan squabbled over the economy, taxes, Medicare and more Thursday night in a contentious, interruption-filled debate. "That is a bunch of malarkey," the vice president retorted after a particularly tough Ryan attack on the administration's foreign policy. "I know you're under a lot of duress to make up for lost ground, but I think people would be better served if we don't interrupt each other," Ryan said later to his rival, referring to Democratic pressure on Biden to make up for President Barack Obama's listless performance...
  • CNN Poll: Who do you think fared better in the vice presidential debate?

    10/11/2012 7:59:40 PM PDT · by Squawk 8888 · 29 replies
    CNN ^ | October 11, 2012
    Needs a FReep- now at B66/R34
  • Biden contradicts State Department on Benghazi security

    10/11/2012 7:54:38 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 21 replies ^ | 10/11/12 | Josh Rogin
    Vice President Joe Biden claimed that the administration wasn't aware of requests for more security in Libya before the Sept. 11 attacks on the U.S. mission in Benghazi during Thursday night's debate, contradicting two State Department officials and the former head of diplomatic security in Libya. "We weren't told they wanted more security. We did not know they wanted more security there," Biden said. In fact, two security officials who worked for the State Department in Libya at the time testified Thursday that they repeatedly requested more security and two State Department officials admitted they had denied those requests.
  • The Most Bizzare Performance in Vice Presidential History: Ryan Wins

    10/11/2012 7:46:40 PM PDT · by publius321 · 39 replies ^ | 10/11/2012 | Scott Ryan
    31 minutes into the debate and one thing is clear - Joe Biden’s behavior will appeal to the obnoxious who are already in his corner – but any decent person watching the circus environment of his creation - will recognize the absolutely sophomoric behavior for what it is. Biden had his first strike against himself when he walked out on the stage with his face pulled so tight you could bounce a quarter off of it. At first I asked my wife what Barbara Walters was doing on the stage. Biden’s non-stop, fake laughter was bizarre and painful to watch....
  • Twitter frowns on Joe Biden's laugh

    10/11/2012 7:43:24 PM PDT · by matt04 · 82 replies
    Vice President Joe Biden and Rep. Paul Ryan were the two candidates on stage at Thursday’s vice presidential debate, but a third character emerged: Joe Biden’s laugh, which didn’t escape the notice of tweeting politicos. (And led, of course, to at least three satirical Twitter accounts: Laughing Joe Biden, Biden Smirk, and yet another Laughing Joe Biden.) Weekly Standard’s Mark Hemingway: “Joe Biden’s laughing through talking about Iran sanctions?” TIME’s Michael Scherer: “Not sure debate cameras have been light tested for Biden’s teeth. Best to watch with sunglasses.” Washington Examiner’s Philip Klein: “Biden’s strategy seems to be to laugh at...
  • Poll: Who Do You Think Won the VP Debate? (57% say Ryan)

    10/11/2012 7:41:05 PM PDT · by Milagros · 87 replies
    Msnbc ^ | Oct 11 2012
    Poll: Who Do You Think Won the VP Debate? Published: Thursday, 11 Oct 2012 | 9:31 PM ET Text Size By: Vice President Joe Biden and Republican Paul Ryan took center stage on Thursday night for their highly anticipated debate. Biden was under pressure to help President Barack Obama's campaign recapture the momentum it enjoyed before Obama was outmaneuvered by Republican rival Mitt Romney last week in the first of their three debates. (Read more: Obama, Romney Clash on Economy in First Debate) Who do you think won the vice presidential debate? Paul Ryan 57% Joe Biden 34% Neither...
  • Canadian heritage plane on the auction block

    10/11/2012 7:36:43 PM PDT · by Squawk 8888 · 6 replies
    Toronto Sun ^ | October 11, 2012 | Thane Burnett
    Surviving war and time, a Canadian flyer that's roamed the skies for 70 years -- losing some heritage along the way -- is about to find a new home. But it would take top dollar to get the veteran back to the place it first protected. A rare Hawker Hurricane fighter aircraft that flew along Canada's East Coast during the Second World War -- possibly helping to protect convoys from German U-boats -- is going up for auction and bids could reach a lofty $2.6 million. Sholto Gilbertson, with the London, England-based Bonhams auctioneers, which is selling off the Hurricane...
  • Sensing Win, GOP Kingmakers Closing Ranks Behind Romney

    10/11/2012 6:49:40 PM PDT · by lbryce · 9 replies
    The Hill ^ | October 11, 2012 | Cameron Joseph
    Kingmakers in the Republican Party are closing ranks behind Mitt Romney, saying they have no concerns about the GOP nominee’s recent push for independent voters. Their remarks contrast with the right’s occasional knee-jerk reactions earlier this year when Romney was struggling to gain traction against President Obama. In the last week, Romney has made statements suggesting a shift on Wall Street regulatory reform, immigration and healthcare. But right-wing leaders who throughout the GOP primary held his feet to the fire on those issues have united behind their nominee with less than a month until Election Day. They deny that he’s...
  • The Few, the Proud, the Infantilized

    10/11/2012 6:42:04 PM PDT · by null and void · 28 replies
    The Chronicle Review | 10/8/12 | Bruce Fleming, Pat Kinsella
    The U.S. military-service academies—at West Point (Army), Annapolis (Navy), Colorado Springs (Air Force), and New London (Coast Guard)—are at the center of several debates, both military and civilian. The military is downsizing, and the federal budget is under scrutiny: Do the academies deserve to continue? They're educational institutions, but do they actually educate, and furthermore, do they produce "leaders" as they claim to? And are they worth the $400,000 or so per graduate (depending on the academy) they cost taxpayers? After all, we already have a federal program that produces officers—an average of twice as many as those who go...
  • Reminder: Tell your liberal friends to vote on Nov 14th!

    Remind all your liberal friends to vote! Tell them you may disagree philosophically, but send them this video to remind them to vote on November 14th
  • Chris Matthews Shows Staggering Ignorance, Falsely Claims No One Will Sell Seniors Health Insurance

    10/11/2012 6:09:26 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 6 replies ^ | October 11, 2012 | Noel Sheppard
    If MSNBC doesn't hire a number of public editors to analyze the accuracy of statements made by its on air hosts and commentators, it will never be taken seriously as a credible news source. Consider Hardball host Chris Matthews who on Thursday falsely said for the umpteenth time that no one will sell health insurance to senior citizens (video follows with transcript and commentary): Chris Matthews Shows Staggering Ignorance, Falsely Claims No One Will Sell Seniors Health Insurance MATTHEWS: When I hear your people, including the President, he's our president as well, say the difference between the healthcare plans of...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Fabulous FRiday ~ 12 October 2012

    10/11/2012 6:04:24 PM PDT · by beachn4fun · 75 replies
    October 11, 2012 | Canteen Crew
    FR CANTEEN MISSION STATEMENT Showing support and boosting the morale of our military and our allied military and the family members of the above.Honoring those who have served before. Yes, it's that time of year. Fabulous FRiday PresentsFOOTBALL FUNNIES Join us for a few laughs. Talk about your favorite team. Giggles Here Three Texans, Slim, Billy-Bob and Bubba died and went to heaven. At the pearly gates, they were met by St. Peter, who explained that although it was late and God had retired for the evening, he had asked Albert Einstein to show them around so they wouldn't...
  • Vanity: How many cigarettes will Bammy go through tonight?

    10/11/2012 6:03:04 PM PDT · by ConservativeMan55 · 5 replies
    How many cigarettes will Obama burn during tonight's debate? What's the over/under?
  • Linsays Technical Books' Last catalog Is Out

    10/11/2012 6:01:13 PM PDT · by djone · 8 replies
    "Exceptional technical books for xperimenters,inventors, tinkerers, mad scientists, and "Thomas-Edison-types." I'v enjoyed these books and reading his catalog for years and today received the last catalog because he's going to retire...Solar energy, home foundry. machine shop work, metal working, house building, Radio experimenter, old industrial manuals, reprints of forgotten books. .....more... Many humorous
  • Sarah Palin on tonight’s vice presidential debate

    10/11/2012 6:00:11 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 14 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | October 11, 2012 | Laura Byrne
    Just hours before Thursday night’s vice presidential debate, former Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin said Joe Biden and Paul Ryan probably aren’t as uneasy as the incumbent president. “I think who’s nervous tonight is Barack Obama,” Palin told Fox News Channel’s Megyn Kelly. ”[Obama] certainly wants to see the debate shift in terms of attention being deflected from his poor performance, his arrogance, his aloofness, his disconnection that he really exuded in his own debate performance last week.” The former Alaska governor admitted she does not reminisce about her own debate with Vice President Joe Biden four years ago....
  • Obese Gang Member Pleads Not Guilty To A False Imprisonment Charge

    10/11/2012 5:52:59 PM PDT · by WilliamIII · 15 replies
    CBS Los Angeles ^ | October 10, 2012 | CBS Los Angeles
    SANTA ANA ( — A 425-pound gang member arrested for allegedly trying to kidnap a 10-year-old boy who was on his way to soccer practice pleaded not guilty Wednesday to a false imprisonment charge. Victor Joseph Espinoza, 55, was also pleaded not guilty to a charge of street terrorism. Espinoza denied sentencing enhancements for committing a crime for the benefit of a gang and a prior strike conviction for street terrorism in 2007, the Orange County District Attorney’s Office said.