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  • Boss make too much? California bill would punish firms that shower CEOs with money

    04/25/2014 6:05:28 PM PDT · by artichokegrower · 28 replies
    Santa Cruz Sentinel ^ | 04/25/2014 | Jessica Calefati
    Noting that America's middle class has lost its distinction as the wealthiest in the world, two Bay Area lawmakers say they're attacking income inequality with legislation that would link a company's tax rate to the gap between executive pay and average employee wages.
  • Texas Execution Back On After Appeals Court Overturns Lower Judge

    04/03/2014 2:24:20 PM PDT · by humblegunner · 39 replies
    Time.com ^ | April 2, 2014 | Denver Nicks
    A federal appeals court has overturned a lower court judge's ruling to postpone the execution of a convicted serial killer until the state could divulge the source of the lethal drugs that would be used to kill him. The execution will now proceed
  • Joy Behar to leave 'The View' after 16 years

    03/08/2013 2:59:55 AM PST · by rightwingintelligentsia · 41 replies
    MSN ^ | March 7, 2013
    <p>"There are other things on my plate I want to do," Behar tells Deadline of her decision to depart after 16.5 years.</p> <p>Bing: Behar getting show on CNN?</p> <p>"It seemed like the right time," she says. "You reach a point when you say to yourself, 'Do I want to keep doing this?'"</p>
  • Hugo Chávez's Final Words: 'I Don't Want to Die'

    03/07/2013 3:14:31 PM PST · by lbryce · 57 replies
    The Guardian via AP ^ | March 7, 2013 | Staff
    Venezuelan president Hugo Chávez died of a massive heart attack after great suffering and inaudibly mouthed his desire to live, the head of the country's presidential guard said. "He couldn't speak but he said it with his lips … 'I don't want to die. Please don't let me die,' because he loved his country, he sacrificed himself for his country," General Jose Ornella said. The general said he had spent the past two years with Chávez, including his final moments, as Venezuela's president of 14 years battled an unspecified cancer in the pelvic region.
  • President Hugo Chavez Has Died

    03/05/2013 1:59:16 PM PST · by wideawake · 363 replies
    Associated Press ^ | 3/5/2013 | AP
    President Hugo Chavez Has Died
  • Mexicans feeling persecuted flee U.S.

    11/26/2012 8:17:07 PM PST · by moonshinner_09 · 57 replies
    CNN ^ | November 26, 2012 | Rafael Romo
    Cananea, Mexico (CNN) -- In a remote town in northern Mexico, a 10-year-old-boy is struggling with his homework. His name is Oscar Castellanos, and the fifth-grader is getting extra help from his father because he's having trouble adjusting to his new school. The student enrolled at Leona Vicario Elementary in the town of Cananea is technically a foreigner in his father's land. Oscar was born in Arizona and is a U.S. citizen. He recites the U.S. Pledge of Allegiance by memory without hesitation. His English accent is that of a boy raised in the American Southwest. Oscar's family moved back...
  • Does this libtard have a point? Better Off without 'Em: A Northern Manifesto for Southern Secession

    08/21/2012 8:12:12 AM PDT · by teflon9 · 73 replies
    Powell's Books ^ | August, 2012 | Chuck Thompson
    Lets talk about secession. Not exactly the most suitable cocktail party conversation starter anywhere in the country, but take that notion deep into the heart of Dixie and you might find yourself running from the possum-hunting conservatives, trailer-park lifers, and prayer warriors Chuck Thompson encountered during the two years he spent traveling the American South asking the question: Would we be better off without em? The result is a heavily researched, serious inquiry into national divides which is unabashedly controversial, often uproarious, and always thought-provoking. From a church service in Mobile, Alabama, where the gospel entertainer announces "Islam is upon...
  • For first time since Depression, more Mexicans leave U.S. than enter

    04/28/2012 4:15:12 PM PDT · by arthurus · 38 replies
    Washington Post ^ | April 23, 2012 | Tara Bahrampour
    “I think the massive boom in Mexican immigration is over and I don’t think it will ever return to the numbers we saw in the 1990s and 2000s,” said Douglas Massey, a professor of sociology and public affairs at Princeton University and co-director of the Mexican Migration Project, which has been gathering data on the subject for 30 years. Nearly 1.4 million Mexicans moved from the United States to Mexico between 2005 and 2010,
  • Convicted killer of 10-month-old boy set to die

    03/28/2012 3:38:54 PM PDT · by humblegunner · 26 replies
    Associated Press via Houston Chronicle ^ | Wednesday, March 28, 2012 | MICHAEL GRACZYK
    HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court refused last-day appeals from convicted killer Jesse Joe Hernandez, clearing the way for his execution Wednesday evening for the 2001 beating death of a 10-month-old boy he was baby-sitting at a home in Dallas. The high court ruling came about two hours before the 47-year-old Hernandez, who previously was convicted of a child sex offense, could be taken to the Texas death chamber for lethal injection. The justices' order was brief and did not include an explanation for their decision. The execution would be the fourth this year in Texas. Ten-month-old Karlos...
  • Gingrich 'at the end of his line,' major donor says

    03/28/2012 5:52:24 PM PDT · by VinL · 59 replies
    TYhe Telegraph ^ | 3-28-12 | Geiger
    Casino titan Sheldon Adelson, who has almost single-handedly bankrolled a "super PAC" backing Newt Gingrich's presidential campaign, now believes Gingrich is "at the end of his line.".... Speaking to a group outside his Las Vegas hotel and casino, The Venetian, Adelson earlier this week criticized GOP front-runner Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum, but acknowledged that his preferred candidate has little hope of becoming the nominee.... 'Cause, I mean, mathematically, he can't get anywhere near the numbers, and there's not - unlikely there'll be a brokered convention." Adelson, along with his wife and children, has donated $16.5 million to Winning Our...
  • Newt won't campaign in Michigan

    02/21/2012 1:55:37 PM PST · by Darren McCarty · 89 replies
    Politico ^ | 2-21-2012 | EMILY SCHULTHEIS
    The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that Newt Gingrich will not campaign in Michigan in advance of next Tuesday's primary there: Spokesman R.C. Hammond confirmed Monday night that the campaign is scrapping tentative plans to travel to Michigan at the end of the week ahead of the state’s Feb. 28 primary. Gingrich is spending Tuesday and Wednesday in the other Feb. 28 primary — Arizona — but that is mostly for the sake of Wednesday night’s debate, and his public schedule will be light.
  • Perry scraps South Carolina schedule

    01/04/2012 12:37:11 AM PST · by PAConservative1 · 54 replies
    CNN ^ | 1/4/2012 | Peter Hamby
    Des Moines, Iowa (CNN) – Rick Perry's "re-assessing" phase will apparently last through the remainder of the week. After his disappointing fifth place finish in the Iowa caucuses, the Texas governor has scrapped his entire campaign schedule and will return to Austin to ponder whether to forge ahead with his bid.
  • Adios Mofo (Rick Perry)

    08/18/2011 9:50:35 PM PDT · by Nachum · 12 replies
    Youtube ^ | 8/18/11 | boycottsociety
    Texas governor Perry telling a news anchor "adios mofo" -- set to my own little techno arrangement.
  • Should Texas Execute a Mexican? Rick Perry Will Decide

    07/07/2011 10:24:23 AM PDT · by humblegunner · 181 replies
    The Atlantic ^ | Jul 7 2011 | Chris Strohm
    The case of a Mexican man scheduled to be executed on Thursday in Texas threatens to disrupt U.S. diplomatic relations abroad and creates a politically volatile dilemma for Republican Gov. Rick Perry, who is considering a run for president. Unless Perry or the U.S. Supreme Court intervenes to stay the execution, Texas plans to execute Humberto Leal Jr. at 6 p.m. Central Time for the 1994 murder of 16-year-old Adria Sauceda. The International Court of Justice ruled in 2004 that the United States violated the rights of Leal and more than three dozen other Mexican nationals on death row because...
  • George Lopez on Sarah Palin: "We Will Voluntarily Go Back To Mexico if She Becomes President"

    04/14/2010 10:08:40 AM PDT · by American Dream 246 · 100 replies · 2,308+ views
    Hotair Pundit ^ | 04/14/10 | Hotair Pundit
    George Lopez on Larry King takes his usual swipe at Palin - VIDEO He previously called her "la cabrona" on his show... Lopez: "Everyone is trying to build a wall, they don't know what the answer is to immigration is, I will give the answer Larry King to immigration. If Sarah Palin wins and runs for President in 2012, I have on a reliable source as head of all the Latinos, we will voluntarily go back to Mexico if she becomes President of the United States, there it is"
  • Dubai invites United Nations to set up headquarters

    01/16/2010 8:26:51 PM PST · by Ready4Freddy · 173 replies · 4,564+ views
    Gulf News ^ | 16:34 January 14, 2010 | WAM
    Dubai: The government of Dubai on Thursday announced that it is fully prepared to host the headquarters of the United Nations if its officials decide to move from New York where the organisation is currently located. According to an official source in the Dubai government, the announcement was made in light of the UAE's — and Dubai's — appreciation of the vital role the United Nations plays in all areas, and in the protection of international peace and security and economic development in particular. The source said Dubai welcomes dialogue with UN officials to provide them with full information on...
  • AP:Jay Leno Prime Time Show Ends, Fox News Reporting

    01/10/2010 10:46:59 AM PST · by E.G.C. · 62 replies · 2,835+ views
    Fox News Alert just breaking
  • DFU SONG: Kiss Him Goodbye (na na na na...na na na na -- for Mullah Khamenei)

    10/12/2009 9:18:59 PM PDT · by doug from upland · 6 replies · 645+ views
    DFU news of the day in song ^ | 10-12-09 | Lyrics, DFU
    Khamenei on Deathbed? AntiMullah & Sources Inside Iran ^ | 10/12/09 | Alan Peters & Iran Sources Posted on Monday, October 12, 2009 4:11:02 PM by FARS "The health of Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, the Beggar and Murderer has turned critical as was reported to our Central location at 11:30 last night (near midnight) by one of our influential supporters. It stated that the over all health of the Supreme Ruler Seyed Ali (Khamenei), Thief in Chief, the Plunderer and Killer has become critical". (Excerpt) Read more at antimullah.com ... MIDI - KISS HIM GOODBYE (intro) Na na na na...na...
  • This is my "OPUS" - "Good-Bye" to Free Republic! (I HATE to do this!)

    03/31/2009 11:19:45 PM PDT · by yorkie · 56 replies · 1,459+ views
    mine | April 1, 2009 | yorkie
    Happy April Fools Day, Everyone!!!! I would be the FOOL to be leaving my most favorite site in the whole wide world! Show your support to keep our forum alive and well - OK?
  • More Mexican immigrants returning home

    03/06/2009 9:38:03 AM PST · by South40 · 19 replies · 799+ views
    Orange County Register ^ | March 6, 2009 | CINDY CARCAMO
    Indications of an increasing migration to Mexico are seen in traditional sending states, bus stations, and vacant homes. From families loaded down with bags and boxes full of their possessions to towns and villages crowded with long-departed residents, one impact of the declining U.S. economy appears to be Mexican immigrants calling it quits and returning to their home country. No definitive studies have been done, but anecdotal information and informal surveys show that both legal and illegal immigrants are returning to the relatives they left behind when they came north.
  • Impeached Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich has been removed from office

    01/29/2009 4:03:57 PM PST · by Kolb · 26 replies · 1,117+ views
    Chicago Tribune ^ | 5:10 PM CST, January 29, 2009 | Ray Long and Rick Pearson
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - The Illinois Senate voted to remove Gov. Rod Blagojevich from office Thursday, marking the first time in the state's long history of political corruption that a chief executive has been impeached and convicted. The 59-0 vote followed several hours of public deliberation in which senator after senator stood up to blast Blagojevich, whose tenure lasted six years. And it came after a four-day impeachment trial on allegations that Blagojevich abused his power and sold his office for personal and political benefit. The conviction on a sweeping article of impeachment means the governor was immediately removed from office....
  • St Mary's priest will take his flock with him (renegade priest to break with Rome)

    01/13/2009 6:50:29 AM PST · by NYer · 228 replies · 2,325+ views
    Courier Mail ^ | January 9, 2009 | Trent Dalton
    MAVERICK priest Father Peter Kennedy says he will lead a breakaway congregation if Brisbane's catholic Archbishop forces him to leave St Mary's Church.There are fears that exclusion from the historic South Brisbane property will be the final act in a long-running dispute that has reached the Vatican. The dispute has attracted national and international attention because it represents the battle between conservative and less traditional forces within the Catholic Church. There are more Roman Catholics in Australia than any other religious group. Each week, St Mary's attracts large congregations while many more orthodox Catholic parishes struggle to fill pews. In...
  • Alan Colmes to Depart Top Rated Hannity & Colmes

    11/24/2008 10:36:20 AM PST · by DCBryan1 · 269 replies · 11,671+ views
    Breitbart.com ^ | 24 NOV 08 | dcbryan1
    FOX News Channel’s (FNC) Alan Colmes will relinquish his role as co-host of Hannity & Colmes at the end of the year. In announcing his decision, Colmes said, “I approached Bill Shine (FNC’s Senior Vice President of Programming) earlier this year about wanting to move on after 12 years to develop new and challenging ways to contribute to the growth of the network. Although it’s bittersweet to leave one of the longest marriages on cable news, I’m proud that both Sean (Hannity) and I remained unharmed after sitting side by side, night after night for so many years.” Colmes will...
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger willing to work for Barack Obama's administration

    11/21/2008 12:11:08 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 39 replies · 926+ views
    LA Times ^ | 11/21/08 | Michael Rothfeld
    Reporting from Sacramento -- Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger spoke to President-elect Barack Obama this week and would be willing to work for the Democratic administration once his term expires if asked, the Republican governor said in an interview broadcast this morning. "I will help in every possible way the administration to be successful," he told Fox News. "So whatever they need, I'm there." Latest news: Governor Arnold...L.A. Now: Arnold might go to Washington for Obama The only qualification, Schwarzenegger said, would be permission from his wife, Maria Shriver. "Before I make any move, the next move that I make, I'm going...
  • Illegal Immigrant Population Dropping: New Report Finds Significant Decline Since Last Summer

    07/25/2008 2:26:56 PM PDT · by zeestephen · 23 replies · 88+ views
    Center For Immigration Studies ^ | 25 July 2008 | Steven A. Camarota
    WASHINGTON (July 25, 2008) — A new analysis by the Center for Immigration Studies of monthly data collected by the Census Bureau shows that the illegal-immigrant population has declined significantly between last summer and May of this year. The study is the first to find quantitative evidence that illegal-immigrants are leaving the country. It also examines the extent to which stepped-up enforcement and the downturn in the economy account for this trend..... The Center will formally release the report at a press conference on Wednesday, July 30th at 2:30 pm in room 1309 of the Longworth House Office Building. The...
  • After 30 years, Navratilova's Czech again ["The thing is that we elected Bush. That is worse!....]

    03/11/2008 8:06:02 PM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 49 replies · 2,495+ views
    After 30 years, Navratilova's Czech again Tue Mar 11, 3:12 AM ET Tennis legend Martina Navratilova said Tuesday she has regained Czech nationality more than 30 years after fleeing communism in the country of her birth to live in the United States. "I lost it at the time I defected. I got it back on January 9," Navratilova told a news conference on a visit to Tokyo. The 51-year-old former world champion said she was maintaining dual nationality and keeping her US passport. Born in Prague, Navratilova fled to the United States in 1975 at the height of the Cold...
  • U.S. illegal immigrants 'self deport' as woes mount

    12/23/2007 7:48:16 PM PST · by Clintonfatigued · 94 replies · 194+ views
    Yahoo News ^ | December 23, 2007 | Tim Gaynor
    Mexican illegal immigrant Lindi sat down with her husband Marco Antonio in the weeks before Christmas to decide when to go back to Mexico. She has spent three years working as a hairdresser in and around Phoenix, but now she figures it is time to go back to her hometown of Aguascalientes in central Mexico. "The situation has got so tough that there don't seem to be many options left for us," Lindi, who asked for her last name not to be used, told Reuters. The couple are among a growing number of illegal immigrants across the United States who...
  • Goodbye FR [Mods respond: don't let the door hit your arse on the way out]

    11/14/2007 2:51:00 PM PST · by HHKrepublican_2 · 259 replies · 350+ views
    I will be leaving FR. I will no longer post here and likely will no longer check the news here either. I began to post here a few years ago with updates on my attempts and eventual success at founding teenage republican clubs across New Jersey and the surrounding area. I used to run a ping list about the invasion of Islam into Europe. I ran an FR-based operation to try to change public opinion about the Iraq war using letters to the editor and "stats" e-mails. It seems however that as soon as I began to indicate that I...
  • Goodbye.

    09/29/2007 11:22:01 PM PDT · by Jack Black · 170 replies · 479+ views
    F.R. ^ | 9/29/2007 | Jack Black
    After 9 years, 9,217 postings and 158 original threads I have decided to leave Free Republic. I haven't arrived at this decision lightly, FR has been a huge part of my life for a decade. I've learned a tremendous amount from interacting with people here. A lot of my beliefs have been challenged, and I've had to rethink things I on many occassions. There are not too many places where you can learn from sincere people in an atmosphere of open discussion. My reasons for leaving are twofold. First, and most importantly, I think I'm graduating. I've probably gotten whatever...
  • Huckabee rips Bush's war on terrorism

    09/28/2007 5:21:00 PM PDT · by pissant · 99 replies · 275+ views
    Miami Herald ^ | 9/28/07 | Steve Thomma
    WASHINGTON -- Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee ripped the Bush administration's war against terrorism Friday, delivering a bold and potentially risky speech that could establish the former Arkansas governor as the maverick among top Republican candidates and test his party's loyalty to President Bush. ''This administration's bunker mentality has been counterproductive both at home and abroad,'' Huckabee said in opening a broad indictment of Bush's style and policy. The speech came after several top Republican candidates started distancing themselves from Bush, vowing change on such issues as illegal immigration and federal spending even as they endorsed Bush's foreign policy. By...
  • Gonzales resigns

    08/27/2007 5:16:17 AM PDT · by tlb · 477 replies · 20,030+ views
    Aug 27, 2007 | CNN
  • DFU SONG: Elvira (oh, yeah...big crocodile tears for the lawbreaking, SS number stealing Elvira)

    08/21/2007 7:19:22 PM PDT · by doug from upland · 14 replies · 423+ views
    DFU News of the Day in Song ^ | 8-2007 | Lyrics, Doug from Upland
    MIDI - ELVIRA Elvira...Elvira...say adios to Elvira She sneaked in the country...that's against the law She ripped off someone's SS number...that is what...we saw Then in a church she's hiding...she stayed there for a year Just what part of "illegal" isn't clear? Elvira...Elvira...say adios to Elvira Adios...adios...adios to Elvira She thinks that she's gonna be the brand new Rosa Parks That dog will not hunt, my friends...no, it will not even bark Our country's been invaded...and the bank they are gonna break Open borders is a big mistake Elvira...Elvira...say adios to Elvira Adios...adios...adios to Elvira Elvira...Elvira...say adios to Elvira...
  • Illegal Immigrant Sues Radio Station For Following Law

    01/27/2007 5:25:57 PM PST · by dennisw · 34 replies · 1,289+ views
    corruptionchronicles. ^ | January 26, 2007
    Illegal Immigrant Sues Radio Station For Following Law An illegal immigrant is suing a radio station because it abided by U.S. federal law in requiring her to provide a valid Social Security or tax identification number before giving her a prize she won in a contest. When the Mexican woman, living illegally in Chicago for 15 years, could not provide the proper documents, the station refused to giver her the prize. The woman had won a sports car previously owned by a popular Mexican singer and federal law requires the station to report the Social Security number of everyone who...
  • Illegal immigrants lose state subsidized housing (Colorado)

    01/27/2007 2:20:17 AM PST · by dennisw · 70 replies · 2,164+ views
    telluridegateway. ^ | January 25, 2007 8:24 PM CST | Pat Healy
    Margarita sighs and glances around the home she’ll soon be leaving. There’s the tiny Christmas tree, still perched by the window. Over there are the toys her kids should have put away before going to bed. On the kitchen counter, bamboo shoots and dishes wait to be washed. She doesn’t want to move away from this jumbled place, but she knows she has to. Because this is now the law: Anyone like Margarita who lives in state-funded housing must show identification to their landlord and sign a paper that says they’ve come legally to the country. Like scores of immigrants...
  • Judge Strikes Blow To Hopes Of Immigrant In Church

    09/30/2006 8:18:52 AM PDT · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 31 replies · 1,116+ views
    CBS2CHICAGO ^ | 30 SEPTEMBER 2006 | AP
    Court Rules American Citizen Son's Rights Won't Be Violated If Mother Is Deported (AP) CHICAGO -- A federal judge struck a blow Friday to the hopes of an immigration activist who has taken refuge in a Chicago church to avoid deportation, dismissing her lawsuit against the government. Elvira Arellano, 31, a Mexican national, had hoped that U.S. District Judge Amy J. St. Eve would rule that deporting her would violate the constitutional rights of her 7-year-old son, Saul, an American citizen. But St. Eve ruled that no one's rights would be violated by deporting Arellano back to Mexico. She...
  • He faces 4 years in the can for using street instead (Illegal)

    09/20/2006 1:20:09 PM PDT · by Boston Blackie · 24 replies · 1,000+ views
    New York Daily News ^ | September 19, 2006 | John Marzulli
    He had to go - so now he has to go. When cops busted David Rivera Cruzado for urinating on a Queens sidewalk in March, a fingerprint check revealed he had been deported to Peru in 1999 and wasn't supposed to be on Roosevelt Ave. - never mind in the U.S. at all. His weak bladder will cost Cruzado dearly. After pleading guilty in Brooklyn Federal Court to sneaking over the Mexican border into Texas in December 2005, Cruzado is now facing four years in prison before he's booted out of the U.S. a second time. "I want to apologize...
  • 'Trying to do it right’ Results in Deportation

    08/15/2006 4:33:36 AM PDT · by Osage Orange · 9 replies · 695+ views
    The Daily Oklahoman ^ | Judy Gibbs Robinson
    Tue August 15, 2006 'Trying to do it right’ results in deportation By Judy Gibbs Robinson The Oklahoman The grass is mowed but not edged around the yellow frame house in southwest Oklahoma City where Gladis Rios is raising three young daughters single-handedly. Rios does the yard work, keeps the house spic-and-span and works two jobs to pay the bills since her husband, Sergio, was deported in October 2004. She also sends $100 or so a month to Mexico because in the small town in Guadalajara state where Sergio lives, work is intermittent and pays only $40 a week. “I’m...
  • DFU CROSSWORD: Murderous Dictator Fidel Castro

    08/01/2006 9:01:52 PM PDT · by doug from upland · 9 replies · 1,043+ views
    DFU CROSSWORD PUZZLES | 8-1-06 | Doug from Upland
  • Fidel Castro's Tyranny (from 1990)

    08/01/2006 12:14:29 PM PDT · by doug from upland · 5 replies · 401+ views
    globalsecurity.ogr ^ | 1990 | Burton/Charen
    FIDEL CASTRO'S TYRANNY (House of Representatives - March 14, 1990) [Page: H807] The SPEAKER pro tempore. Under a previous order of the House, the gentleman from Indiana [Mr. Burton] is recognized for 5 minutes. Mr. BURTON of Indiana. Mr. Speaker, I read an article in the Indianapolis Star on Monday of this week by a Ms. Mona Charen regarding Cuba, and I think it needs to be read to the entire American people. It goes like this, Mr. Speaker: The progressive isolation of Castro's Cuba entered a new stage last week when former communist allies Hungary and Bulgaria, with Poland...
  • Mohammed in the "Gospel" of Barnabas - ZOT for the Theologians

    07/17/2006 9:05:28 AM PDT · by parakletos · 3,619 replies · 13,640+ views
    The GREAT PROPHET MOHAMMED was mentioned by name in the forgotten gospel of Barnabas,who was one of the disciples of THE GREAT PROPHET JESUS CHRIST. The gospel is here: www.barnabas.net/ in the aforementioned site,make a search for the word "mohammed". heres a sample: from part 97 Then said the priest: `How shall the Messiah be called, and what sign shall reveal his coming?' Jesus answered: `The name of the Messiah is admirable, for God himself gave him the name when he had created his soul, and placed it in a celestial splendour. God said: "Wait Mohammed; for thy sake I...
  • A Long Flight of No Return -- Illegal aliens deported via Boeing 737

    07/25/2006 6:12:13 PM PDT · by dennisw · 49 replies · 1,407+ views
    washingtonpost ^ | Tuesday, July 25, 2006; Page A01 | N.C. Aizenman
    The passengers -- 105 men shackled at the wrists and the ankles--grumbled their assent. Then they peered out the thick, blurry windows for a last glimpse of Virginia. Once, they had been hopeful newcomers to the United States. Now, they were about to leave for good on a deportation flight. Jose de Jesus Galea, 37, stared morosely out his window, unmoved. The burly Salvadoran pet store owner had called Virginia home for 21 years. It seemed incredible, he said later, that he would never again see the flat, forested landscape that was receding rapidly from view. Just as strange was...
  • "Railroad Killer" Has Hours to Live

    06/26/2006 6:33:59 PM PDT · by Perdogg · 62 replies · 1,770+ views
    KDBC TV ^ | 06/26/06 | staff
    Angel Maturino Resendiz has hours left to live. Last Wednesday, a Houston judge ruled that Resendiz is mentally competent to be executed. Now the man linked to so many brutal murders is facing his own end
  • To That Stupid Liberal Lurker - I Got Zapped

    06/24/2006 9:21:32 AM PDT · by tough decision · 238 replies · 6,388+ views
    One look at you tells me all I need to know about you. I am so tired of liberals that think they are so brilliant. You are such a stupid jackass. You are so stupid you probably believe that the Bush administration orchestrated the attacks on 9/11. Every time you go on the internet, every time you make a bank transaction, or pay a bill, every time you try to email a congressman or senator they are getting so much information off of you. Of course it is all a conspiracy by the Bush administration. I have screwed around by...
  • Door shut: Court upholds Ogden man's deportation

    06/23/2006 7:25:47 AM PDT · by Excuse_My_Bellicosity · 27 replies · 669+ views
    Salt Lake Tribune ^ | 6/23/2006 | Pamela Manson
    Living, working and having a family in U.S. can't excuse breaking the law, justices rule In the years after he settled in the United States, Humberto "Bert" Fernandez-Vargas lived the American dream. He worked hard, paid taxes, fell in love and had a child. But after more than three decades, he ended up where he started from: Mexico. On Thursday, Fernandez-Vargas' hopes of returning any time soon to his adopted home and reuniting with his family were crushed by an opinion handed down by the U.S. Supreme Court. The high court said the former Ogden trucking company owner - who...
  • Alien sweep nets vicious felon among 150 caught

    06/15/2006 6:40:44 AM PDT · by petkus · 10 replies · 412+ views
    Boston Herald ^ | 6/15/2006 | Casey Ross
    A federal immigration crackdown has netted 150 illegal aliens across New England, including a Salvadoran gangbanger who was convicted of viciously attacking a Chelsea boy and then hiding from deportation in plain sight - at a Budget Rent-A-Car. The arrest of Franklin Ademir Rodriguez at Logan Airport’s Budget rental office was among the highest-profile apprehensions in an operation that swept the country in search of illegal alien felons, officials said. Rodriguez, a 25-year-old member of deadly Salvadoran gang MS-13, was among thousands of illegal aliens who have had extensive contacts with law enforcement but managed to slip through cracks authorities...
  • CAPTION PRES. BUSH'S HAND !

    06/02/2006 2:27:41 PM PDT · by gwb43_2004 · 53 replies · 2,492+ views
    AP ^ | Fri Jun 2 | Pablo Martinez Monsivais
  • WE SELL ALL KIND OF ELECTRONIC AT AFFORADABLE RATE. (Call us now at . . . oops!)

    05/26/2006 10:33:30 AM PDT · by ronaldbizworld · 5,033 replies · 24,023+ views
    Ronalds Biz World | 1995 | Jeferson Simth Ronald
    Dear customers, We have for sale all Brands & Models Of MOBILE Phones,Tuners, Laptops Computers; I pod Nanas, Digital Cameras, camcorders AND ALL General Electronics at very Subsidized & Unbeatable Prices. All Phones are Brand New T2 Euro specs, Factory unlocked, free sim no Operator logo, sealed in their original factory box, we sell in Wholesales and any quantity of your choice. All phones come with the full specs and complete accessories/manuals with 2 years international warranty. YOUR ORDER HAVE TO BE MADE BEFORE PROCESSING IT.SO YOU ARE ASK TO PLACE AN ORDER NOW WHICH WILL BE SHIP WITHIN 48...
  • we goota have hartz

    05/23/2006 10:16:50 PM PDT · by JeeDee · 63 replies · 921+ views
    5/23/2006 | JeeDee
    Well after reading all the glowing comments about Barry Hartz I can only believe that not one of the authors has ever attended a meeting in which Barry Hartz was in attendance. My experience at such meetings leaves me with wonderment as to how he could ever be an elected assemblyman. Never in all my years in the business world have I ever come across anyone who comes close to him in being a disruptive force - not just at one meeting, but time and again. He blusters, he stutters, he screams, he accusses, he looses all control. There doesn't...
  • Hispanic Paper--Help Wanted

    05/03/2006 4:03:32 AM PDT · by Jon Alvarez · 37 replies · 709+ views
    From: "CNY Latino - Hugo" To: "Jon Alvarez" Subject: Pidiendo ayuda, por favor... Date: Tue, 2 May 2006 13:42:43 -0400 Hi: I have prepared this generic note, to selected people that have frequent communication with my monthly “bilingual” publication, and that also I think they might have influences and/or connections with business owners, key people in large organizations, distinguished people, or simply know "somebody" that could help us keep the CNY Latino newspaper alive... We are going through some financial difficulties; advertisement (the ONLY source of income for this publication) has been very low for the last four months (4...
  • Pro-Illegal Alien Incumbents Swept Out of Office in Bellweather Election in Herndon, Virginia

    05/02/2006 6:45:49 PM PDT · by kristinn · 225 replies · 5,517+ views
    Fairfax County, Va Board of Elections ^ | Tuesday, May 2, 2006 | Kristinn
    Voters in the town of Herndon, Virginia delivered a stunning rebuke today to elected officials who opened a taxpayer funded day labor center for illegal aliens in the town last year. Incumbent mayor Michael O'Reilly lost to Steven DeBenedittis while five of the six at-large town council seats went to candidates opposing the day labor center.Town Council winners are Bill Tirrell, incumbent Dennis Husch, Connie Haines-Hutchison, Charlie Waddell and Dave Kirby.Only one of three incumbents on the council who supported the day labor center won re-election, J. Harlan Reece. The other two who went down in defeat were Carol Bruce...