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  • Campaigner in Chief Holds Pep Rally to Discuss Status of Fiscal Cliff Deal22

    12/31/2012 2:33:22 PM PST · by Kaslin · 10 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | December 31, 2012 | Leah Barkoukis
    If you watched Obama’s comments this afternoon you would not be remiss to think it was actually a campaign event. Obama came out, flanked by ‘middle class Americans’ or what Twitchy aptly referred to as a “human rainbow,” and played the blame game all while reminding Americans Republicans that he won the election. Oh, and the “middle class taxpayers” repeatedly applauding when Obama took shots at Congress for its inaction thus far really helped set the pep rally vibe, too. GOP lawmakers weren’t thrilled with the comments, either: Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) said President Obama likely lost votes for the...
  • Netflix customers' ENTIRE movie rental history to be shared with Facebook...

    12/31/2012 2:33:20 PM PST · by Morgana · 48 replies
    MAILONLINE ^ | 12.31.2012 | James Nye
    FULL TITLE: Netflix customers' ENTIRE movie rental history to be shared with Facebook... including all your guilty pleasures Netflix users will soon be able to share every film they have watched with their Facebook friends - allowing the social networking giant even more lucrative information on its users' leisure time. Up until now the Video Privacy Protection Act prohibited Netflix and other streaming services such as Hulu from sharing their customers' history or allowing them to post it themselves. However, Congress has now passed a bill to the 1988 act that allows users to opt in or out of forthcoming...
  • Conservative Senator Lashes Out: This Place is a Joke

    12/31/2012 2:16:29 PM PST · by jazusamo · 74 replies
    PJ Tatler ^ | December 31, 2012 | Bridget Johnson
    Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) lashed out at the upper chamber today as a symbol of governments runaway power in Americans lives. Its an alternate universe. No, this this place is a joke. I mean, bottom line, this is an absurd process, Johnson said on CNBC. It certainly proves the genius of our founding fathers that government should be limited. I mean, the fact that we have this place having such an enormous effect on our economy, on peoples livelihood, is wrong. Its simply wrong. So, Im the manufacturer. Im always looking for the cause of problems. The cause of...
  • The Israel of God (Reformed Caucus)

    12/31/2012 2:14:00 PM PST · by HarleyD · 6 replies
    Westminster Seminary California ^ | 2003 | R. Scott Clark
    THE ISRAEL OF GOD R. Scott Clark 2003 (rev. 2012) All Rights Reserved. Introduction There is much more to "end-times" or ultimate things (Eschatology) than what we say actually happens in the last days. We say what we do about eschatology because of what we think God is doing in history. At the center of the debate is the question of "the Israel of God" (Gal 6.16). Of course, this is not a new question. During our Lord's earthly ministry and after his resurrection and before his ascension, the disciples asked him repeatedly, "Lord, are you at this time going...
  • AP:House won't vote before midnight on 'cliff' deal

    12/31/2012 2:04:50 PM PST · by mdittmar · 17 replies
    ABC ^ | 12/31/2012 | ALAN FRAM
    WASHINGTON -- The House will miss the midnight Monday deadline lawmakers set for voting to avoid the "fiscal cliff." House Republicans notified lawmakers that the chamber will vote Monday evening on other bills. They say that will be their only votes of the day. President Barack Obama and Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell said Monday they are near a deal to avoid wide-ranging tax increases and spending cuts - the fiscal cliff - that take effect with the new year.
  • Demand A Plan - Demand Celebrities Go __ Themselves! (DNC makes billions on violence)

    12/31/2012 2:04:24 PM PST · by NoLibZone · 17 replies
    YouTube ^ | December 25, 2012 | ma5one
    The shear hypocrisy of the Hollywood elite: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hxRlpRcorEU
  • URGENT: Illinois Legislature to Attempt Passage of Gun Ban THIS WEEK

    12/31/2012 2:02:09 PM PST · by blondee123 · 32 replies
    NRA-ILA ^ | 12/31/2013 | NRA-ILA
    URGENT: Illinois Anti-Gun Legislators That YOU Voted Out of Office to Use Their Last Remaining Days in Legislature Exploiting Lame Duck Session and Holiday Break To Impose a Draconian Gun Ban The NRA-ILA has just learned that anti-gun legislators backed by Governor Quinn are deceptively trying to sneak through a new draconian gun ban as early as Wednesday while the legislature convenes for the Lame Duck Session from January 2 to 9.
  • Exclusive - GOP: Cuts Won't Be Stopped, Despite Dems' Reluctance

    12/31/2012 1:55:22 PM PST · by Nachum · 8 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 12/31/12 | Ben Shapiro
    While the Washington Post reports this afternoon that Congress is considering pushing off all cuts under a new deal to avert the fiscal cliff, top Republicans say that is absolutely false. The sequester cuts will either go through now, as written, or they will be replaced for no more than two to three months to be more specifically calibrated to avoid the blunderbuss across-the-board cuts largely affecting defense. During that delay time, cuts equivalent to the cuts that would have happened under the sequester will take place. In short, the same amount will be cut under either deal; the only...
  • OBAMA DEMANDS MORE TAX HIKES NEXT YEAR (Drudge)

    12/31/2012 1:44:29 PM PST · by GreaterSwiss · 29 replies
    Link is crashing with too much traffic.
  • House refuses to be bullied. No vote tonight!!!

    12/31/2012 1:43:10 PM PST · by willowdean · 58 replies
    Cspan | vanity
    The Repbulican are furious with the horrible speech by Obama!! Obama has taken us over the cliff with his arrogant and demanding words in todays speech!!
  • Lady O, leave my Salty Spanish Peanuts ALONE!

    12/31/2012 1:41:35 PM PST · by San Rafael Blue · 20 replies
    La termina dia antes la primero dia | Floyd A. Logan
    SALTY PEANUTS! I, like millions of other people enjoy snacking on peanuts from time to time. Blanched nuts,Glazed Almonds, Shelled Sunflower, Pumpkin, Walnut, and of course, the big mac, Macadamia too! Peanuts are cheap, nutritious, crunchy, noisy, aromatic and an overall addictively FUN type of food, don't you agree? Well, don't look now, but somebody (uninvited) just walked in on our party, and they show no sign of leaving. For the last year or two it has become very difficult to find a bag of SALTED peanuts that tastes good, meaning that has enough salt to make it worth eating....
  • Obama Lists Those to Blame for the Fiscal Cliff and He's Not One of Them

    12/31/2012 1:40:19 PM PST · by lbryce · 8 replies
    IBD ^ | December 31, 2012 | Andrew Malcolm
    Well, at this hour of the last day of 2012, 10 days into the new Mayan calendar, it's become quite clear that the United States is falling off the much-looming fiscal cliff. Or perhaps it won't. Or maybe if it does, the Washington clowns will do something to reverse the new taxes and severe budget cuts in the next few days. Or do part of something. Or maybe not. Got it? As five or six of you probably saw, President Obama made a rare appearance on a Sunday talk show yesterday to put his spin on the events or non-events....
  • Rand Paul: Obama phones are bankrupting the country [Misleading Title]

    12/31/2012 1:37:50 PM PST · by Perdogg · 16 replies
    Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., argued that President Obama is not being honest when he indicates that tax increases on the wealthy, without significant spending cuts, can bring fiscal stability to the nation. They offer you baubles, Paul said in describing D.C. lawmakers, especially Obama. They offer you something for free: Heres a cell phone. Just take the cell phone and vote for me, itll be okay. Heres the problem: Its not free. On the one hand, you get the free cell phone; on the other hand, you get four dollar gas. On the other hand, you get the price of...
  • Tax Deal Set, But No Agreement on Sequester (How Is This A "Deal?")

    12/31/2012 1:35:27 PM PST · by SkyPilot · 28 replies
    Roll Call ^ | 31 Dec 12 | Alan K. Ota
    Senate leaders appear to have reached a bipartisan agreement to avoid midnight tax increases, embracing a $450,000 earnings threshold for extending existing tax rates. But agreement remained out of reach Monday on how to avert $110 billion in automatic fiscal 2013 spending cuts scheduled to begin Jan. 2. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell suggested that Congress move ahead with tax legislation and continue to work on the sequester part in the coming months. We have reached agreement on all of the tax issues, McConnell, R-Ky., told the Senate. Lets take what has been agreed to and get moving. . ....
  • AP reports Congress will miss deadline to avoid fiscal cliff

    12/31/2012 1:33:09 PM PST · by RummyChick · 28 replies
    sacramento bee ^ | 12/31 | ap news
    WASHINGTON (AP) Congress won't meet Monday midnight deadline on voting to avert 'fiscal cliff.' Read more here: http://www.sacbee.com/2012/12/31/5084967/ap-reports-congress-will-miss.html#storylink=cpy
  • Risk, Relativism, and Resources

    12/31/2012 1:32:47 PM PST · by neverdem · 3 replies
    National Review Online ^ | DECEMBER 31, 2012 | Kevin D. Williamson
    Three things conservatives must know about progressivism in order to defeat it Conservatives understand the intellectual roots of conservatism better than progressives do, for obvious reasons, but we also understand the intellectual roots of progressivism better than progressives do. That is the case in no small part because progressives prefer to think of themselves as non-ideological pragmatists and empiricists, and they are immune to the irony that their just-the-facts pose is only an echo of vintage “scientific socialism” and related 20th-century ideologies with which our contemporary progressives claim to have no kinship. (I know a guy who wrote a book about that.)...
  • NJ affirmative action female cop overpowered in police station by criminal who takes gun away

    12/31/2012 1:17:51 PM PST · by NKP_Vet · 35 replies
    http://www.youtube.com ^ | Deember 31, 2012 | Michael Savage
    From "The Savage Nation" (Friday, December 28, 2012 edition)
  • Tony Romo, Dallas Cowboys should part ways after latest loss

    12/31/2012 1:17:23 PM PST · by MinorityRepublican · 110 replies
    NFL ^ | Dec. 31, 2012 | Gil Brandt
    The Dallas Cowboys needed quarterback Tony Romo to come up big against the Washington Redskins on Sunday night. Instead, he threw three interceptions, including a crucial fourth-quarter pick that contributed to the Cowboys' season-ending loss. After the latest down moment in Romo's inconsistent career, I think it's time for Dallas to move on; it's time for the Cowboys to cut ties with Romo. Romo's one of those guys who seems to do really well when it doesn't count, but when it counts, he doesn't get the job done. It's not because he's not smart; it's not because he's not athletic;...
  • Obama Transcript ("Spending cuts have already taken place")

    12/31/2012 1:14:08 PM PST · by 11th_VA · 27 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 31 Dec, 2012 | Satan
    <p>Last year, in 2011, we started reducing the deficit through $1 trillion in spending cuts. Those have already taken place. The agreement being worked on right now would further reduce the deficit by asking the wealthiest 2 percent of Americans to pay higher taxes for the first time in two decades.</p>
  • David Gregory (media elite) vs Adam Meckler (Army vet) Gun Criminals

    12/31/2012 1:13:46 PM PST · by marktwain · 6 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 31 December, 2012 | Dean Weingarten
    In December of 2012, David Gregory: deliberately violated D.C. gun law for financial and political gain. In September of 2011, Adam Meckler: inadvertently violated D.C. Gun law. David Gregory possessed a 30 round magazine, categorically prohibited under D.C. Law. Adam Meckler possessed a few 9mm cartridges, without the proper D.C. permit. David Gregory has not been charged, arrested, or taken to jail. Adam Meckler was arrested, handcuffed, taken to jail, eventually was released and plead a plea bargain that included a fine, probation, and being registered on the D.C. gun offender list. David Gregory has been lauded by his...