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  • Here's the real unemployment rate

    01/15/2013 2:03:13 AM PST · by Brown Deer · 25 replies
    WND ^ | 1/14/2013 | Jerome R. Corsi
    Government's 'headline' statistics hide true conditionsThe real unemployment rate for December 2012 is closer to 23 percent, not the 7.8 percent reported by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, according to economist John Williams. Here is a more complete unemployment table that includes the seasonally adjusted unemployment percentages for U3 unemployment, as well as the same for U6 unemployment, followed by the ShadowStats Alternative Unemployment rate for both December 2011 and December 2012:
  • Pakistan: Sectarian Killings Of Minority Shias Escalating

    01/15/2013 1:08:48 AM PST · by Cronos · 1 replies
    IB Times ^ | 6 Jan 2012 | Palash Ghosh
    “Deadly attacks on Shia communities across Pakistan are escalating,” said Brad Adams, the Asia director for New York-based Human Rights Watch. “The [Pakistani] government’s persistent failure to apprehend attackers or prosecute… suggests that it is indifferent to this carnage.” The carnage against Shias has surged in recent years – at least 320 people have been killed in sectarian violence in Pakistan thus far this year alone, with one-third of the murders taking place in Balochistan province, where the Hazara ethnic group is concentrated. On the first day of September in two different attacks, a total of eight Hazara were shot...
  • Disturbing Video Game Has Players Shoot NRA Leaders

    01/15/2013 12:42:46 AM PST · by PeteMcNamara · 130 replies
    I saw something today that upset and deeply disturbed me. I was walking past my son's bedroom, where he spends all his time on his computer playing those damn games of his. I stopped when I heard the sound of Wayne LaPierre's voice as he gave his speech about the Newtown massacre. I was surprised my son, who is just 14, was getting involved in anything political, but I was glad he was exposing himself to the right people. I opened the door, intending to tell him how proud I was, when the image on the screen stopped me cold....
  • Frank Zappa gives a business lesson, listen up Odumbo!

    This is how things work in a free market! Love me some Zappa! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TWXUatVuxQg
  • Obama: Debt limit fight imperils elderly's checks

    01/14/2013 11:39:45 PM PST · by chessplayer · 46 replies
    WASHINGTON (AP) - Declaring "we are not a deadbeat nation," President Obama warned on Monday that Social Security checks and veterans' benefits will be delayed if congressional Republicans fail to increase the government's borrowing authority in a looming showdown over the nation's debt and spending.
  • Feinstein caught lying about true intent of 1994 ban

    01/14/2013 10:16:27 PM PST · by Secret Agent Man · 9 replies
    these two video clips prove difi's goals are to confiscate all guns. she lied recenty on pbs, and an interview regarding her 1994 attempt proves she lied. this is exactly what they want. she admits it was her goal all along. http://m.youtube.com/#/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=k3DKuN2ey80&desktop_uri=%2Fwatch%3Fv%3Dk3DKuN2ey80%26feature%3Dplayer_embedded
  • COLIN POWELL: WAS HARRY BELAFONTE RIGHT?

    01/14/2013 9:54:38 PM PST · by DIRTYSECRET · 29 replies
    It's getting bad. Powell owes the gop big time and he stabs us in the back too often. Maybe he never was that good(qualified) to begin with-affirmative action perhaps? He's really getting angry in his old age. Can u see any similarities with Harry?
  • Veterans For Constitutional Restoration (VetsCoR) Is BACK!

    01/14/2013 9:44:24 PM PST · by A Navy Vet · 31 replies
    VetsCoR ^ | January 14, 2013 | A Navy Vet
    Veterans for Constitutional Restoration (VetsCoR) is back in business. We are looking for Patriots with administrative, public relations, and leadership skills! All are welcomed aboard. Our mission is simple: We adhere to the Founding Fathers' principles that once built a free world or lose our heritage and everything it stood for. There is no in-between any longer. Want to fight for liberty? We are going to once again give you the tools. Stand by... Rodger Hunter Neil E. Wright
  • Cleaning a G*U*N - ASMR (help falling asleep, LOL)

    01/14/2013 9:41:52 PM PST · by RushIsMyTeddyBear · 7 replies
    YouTube ^ | Apr 29, 2012 | RelaxingASMR
    A little humor. Let's fall asleep to someone cleaning their gun. Heck! It's reassuring as heck! With a soft voice, of course. ;-)
  • Boy, 12, Convicted in Murder of Neo-Nazi Father

    01/14/2013 9:15:40 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 19 replies
    KTLA ^ | 1/14/2013
    A judge found true on Monday that a 12-year-old boy committed second-degree murder when he shot and killed his white supremacist father. 32-year-old Jeff Hall, a regional leader of the National Socialist Movement, was shot at point-blank range with a .357 Magnum while he slept on the couch in May 2011. His son, who was 10 at the time, confessed to the murder on videotape. Prosecutors argued that the boy shot his father to keep him from leaving his step-mother. They said that the boy’s violent tendencies went back to kindergarten, when he stabbed a teacher with a pencil. The...
  • (Video) Impeach The Usurper NOW

    01/14/2013 8:58:22 PM PST · by publius321 · 7 replies
    As Obama red herrings to bypass congress continue, it is time for congress to get their heads out of the sand, get off their timid butts and defend our constitution...
  • Virginia looking to eliminate their gas tax?

    01/14/2013 8:55:09 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 8 replies
    Hotair ^ | 01/14/2013 | Erika Johnsen
    President Obama likes to include 'infrastructure investment' as part of the justification for his pushes for new spending, but he often conveniently forgets to mention how we're supposed to pay for all that infrastructure development when we're currently racking up trillion-dollar deficits every year --- unless you count "asking the wealthy to pay a little more" as a viable solution for our spending problems, which I don't.Inflation, fuel efficiency, alternative vehicles, and other factors that mean that gas consumption no longer grows in tandem with road use mean that many states' gasoline taxes are an outmoded method for collecting revenue...
  • Paul Ryan: I support Marco Rubio on immigration

    01/14/2013 8:51:31 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 56 replies
    Hotair ^ | 01/14/2013 | ALLAHPUNDIT
    What's the most interesting part of this? That he's reaching out to touch a third-rail issue, or that he's ducking behind one of his biggest rivals for the 2016 nomination to do it?Go figure that a guy who was part of a ticket that lost by nearly 50 points among Latinos is eager to rehab on immigration: Senator Rubio is exactly right on the need to fix our broken immigration system. I support the principles heÂ’s outlined: modernization of our immigration laws; stronger security to curb illegal immigration; and respect for the rule of law in addressing the complex challenge...
  • Here's Why Republicans Are Serious About a Default

    01/14/2013 8:51:05 PM PST · by tentmaker · 30 replies
    THE STREET ^ | 1/14/2013 | Joe Deaux
    NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Investors should understand why some Republicans are willing to allow the U.S. to default on its debt. President Barack Obama on Monday took a preemptive approach to criticize Republicans on the looming debt-ceiling clash, as he said they had the choice between acting responsibly and paying Congress' bills, or acting irresponsibly by allowing the economy to crash.
  • New York Leads Race for Ugliest Gubernatorial Christmas Tree

    01/14/2013 8:48:53 PM PST · by Claud · 21 replies
    The Daily Dolt ^ | 12/5/2012
    New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) and first girlfriend Sandra Lee have made a strong showing this year in the Ugliest Gubernatorial Holiday Decorations Contest, a contest which does not actually exist in reality. Sandra Lee revealed her festive entry via Twitter Tuesday, and HOLY SH** IT INVOLVES A SILVER TIGER: http://www.thedailydolt.com/2012/12/05/new-york-leads-race-for-ugliest-gubernatorial-christmas-tree/
  • Why Many Young Americans May Die with Debt

    01/14/2013 8:47:41 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 16 replies
    Live Science ^ | 01/14/2013 | Chad Brooks
    Younger Americans can expect to die with credit-card debt if their current spending patterns continue, a new study finds. Co-authored by Ohio State University economics professor Lucia Dunn, the research suggests that younger generations may continue to add credit-card debt well into their 70s, and die still owing money on their cards. "If what we found continues to hold true, we may have more elderly people with substantial financial problems in the future," Dunn said. "Our projections are that the typical credit-card holder among younger Americans who keeps a balance will die still in debt to credit-card companies." The study...
  • Groundhog Day for Immigration (Rubio's plan is same as Dems)

    01/14/2013 8:33:57 PM PST · by Bigtigermike · 23 replies
    National Review ^ | Monday January 14, 2013 | Mark Krikorian
    The Wall Street Journal profile on Rubio’s amnesty plan makes me want to take piano lessons or learn ice sculpture — because it’s Groundhog Day for immigration policy, and it’s like yesterday never happened. But the specific policies Ned Ryerson.......er...Rubio is selling are just the same old, same old: “earned” amnesty for illegal aliens plus de facto unlimited immigration, in exchange for promises to some day implement E-Verify and build more fencing. Even worse, what makes me want to throw a toaster into the bath tub is the utter lack of awareness that nothing Rubio’s saying is even remotely novel....
  • Walmart responds to 'suspended ammo' story

    01/14/2013 8:23:50 PM PST · by HiJinx · 149 replies
    World Net Daily ^ | January 14, 2013 | Chelsea Schilling
    The blogosphere has exploded with outrage in response to news that Walmart is suspending ammunition sales in anticipation of the Obama administration’s gun-control recommendations to Congress – but the retail giant tells WND the reports aren’t true. “That information is inaccurate,” said Ashley Hardie, a spokeswoman located at Walmart’s corporate headquarters in Bentonville, Ark. WND then asked whether the retail chain is cutting back on orders of ammunition. “No,” Hardie said. “We’re continuing to serve our customers as we have in the past.” She said Walmart’s ammunition sales policy has not changed, even amid talk of gun-control legislation in Washington,...
  • Mali Rebels Push On Despite French Strikes

    01/14/2013 8:23:13 PM PST · by MinorityRepublican · 22 replies
    The Wall Street Journal ^ | January 14, 2013 | By DREW HINSHAW in Bamako, Mali, and DAVID GAUTHIER-VILLARS in Paris
    Islamist rebels chased Mali's army from a garrison town deep in its own territory on Monday, striking back at the weakest link in a nascent coalition after French fighter jets hit militant bases deep in the Sahara. The surprise move by what witnesses called a well-armed rebel force highlights the risk that the French campaign in Mali could widen as al Qaeda militants spread across the heart of the world's largest desert. The advancing fighters took control of the small barracks town of Diabaly after attacking and defeating the Malian army there, French Defense Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said. The...
  • Supreme Court to hear Florida property-rights case

    01/14/2013 8:20:52 PM PST · by WilliamIII · 22 replies
    Reuters/Yahoo ^ | Jan 14 2013 | Barbara Liston
    ORLANDO, Florida (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments on Tuesday in a property-rights case that could have national implications about what government can require landowners to do in exchange for allowing them to develop their property. The plaintiff, Coy Koontz Jr., took over the case for his deceased father who in 1994 sued Florida's St. Johns River Water Management District after it denied him permits to dredge and fill in wetlands on his 15-acre (6-hectare) parcel because of concerns about possible environmental damage. Koontz's original development plan called for destroying more than three acres of protected wetlands...