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  • Obama to GOP: 'Stop just hating all the time'

    07/30/2014 10:40:13 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 70 replies
    Yahoo! News ^ | 7/30/14 | Nedra Pickler - ap
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Pointing the finger at Republicans for congressional inaction, President Barack Obama chided lawmakers Wednesday for spending the waning days before their month-long summer break trying to sue him rather than addressing economic issues that could boost the middle class. "Stop being mad all the time. Stop just hating all the time. Come on," the president said in a boisterous and sharply partisan speech in Kansas City.
  • Obamas might stay in DC after presidency

    11/29/2013 1:10:15 PM PST · by ColdOne · 79 replies
    cnn.com ^ | 11/29/13 | Dana Davidsen
    In an interview with ABC, Obama said the decision will revolve around Sasha, the President and First Lady Michelle Obama's youngest daughter, who will be a sophomore in high school when he leaves office. Malia, the oldest daughter, will be in college. "'Cause she's, you know, obviously they - and Michelle - have made a lot of sacrifices on behalf of my cockamamie ideas, the running for office and things," Obama told ABC's Barbara Walters. The interview with the President and First Lady was recorded last week and is scheduled to air Friday evening on the network.
  • Venezuelans fret over prices after devaluation

    01/02/2011 10:10:12 PM PST · by Mayr Fortuna · 21 replies
    www.reuters.com ^ | Fri Dec 31, 2010 7:42am EST | By Daniel Wallis and Deisy Buitrago
    CARACAS, Dec 31 (Reuters) - Venezuelans worried on Friday that a second devaluation of their currency in 12 months would make life even harder as the socialist government of President Hugo Chavez struggled to turn the economy around. Already suffering one of the world's highest inflation rates and the only major Latin American economy still in recession after the global financial crisis, they fear the New Year devaluation could hit their livelihoods more. "It is a blow against the pockets of the workers, against the poorest people," said Robinson Calua, a 50-year-old security guard in downtown Caracas.
  • White House to host ‘Iron Chef America’

    11/04/2009 4:22:04 PM PST · by Justaham · 35 replies · 1,068+ views
    Michelle Obama’s vegetable garden is about to become a culinary battlefield. The Food Network announced Wednesday that an episode of “Iron Chef America” will be taped at the White House featuring Mario Batali, Bobby Flay and Emeril Lagasse. The three chefs, joined by White House chef Cristeta Comerford, will be welcomed by the first lady and allowed to use anything found in the garden to help create their meals.
  • LEAKED NETWORK MEMO REVEALS: Obama Controls Your Television Set

    10/15/2009 5:14:23 AM PDT · by combat_boots · 258 replies · 11,667+ views
    Big Hollywood/Breitbart ^ | October 15, 2009 | John Nolte
    On September 10th of this year the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) posted a press release informing the world that “from October 19-25, more than 60 network TV shows [will] spotlight the power and personal benefits of service,” and that this “unprecedented block of TV programming is the first wave of a multi-year ‘I Participate’ campaign.”
  • Giuliani to Farmers: I'm Running (for President of the United States in 2008)

    02/13/2007 1:27:32 PM PST · by meg88 · 51 replies · 1,084+ views
    Fresno Bee ^ | 2.13.07 11:20:59 AM PST | Jeff St. John
    Giuliani to farmers: I'm runningJeff St. John/The Fresno Bee02/13/07 11:20:59 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- TULARE — Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani told a crowd of about 100 this morning at the World Ag Expo in Tulare that he will run for president. "Yes, I am running," he said. "Hard and very fast and a lot sooner than I thought. "There's no job like it in the world." Giuliani has yet to make a formal announcement of his candidacy. Giuliani is in the midst of a swing through the central San Joaquin Valley after addressing the state Republican convention in Sacramento over the...
  • Charlie Crist Let My Daughter Die

    07/31/2006 4:58:07 PM PDT · by Quiet Man Jr. · 1,433 replies · 17,998+ views
    Human Events ^ | July 31, 2006 | Robert Schindler Sr.
    Charlie Crist Let My Daughter Die by Robert Schindler, Sr. Posted Jul 31, 2006 As most Americans know, on March 31, 2005, my daughter, Terri Schindler Schiavo died of starvation and thirst after having her feeding tube removed by court order. The sad chain of events that concluded with Terri’s death ignited a media firestorm nationally and internationally. What few saw or heard was the callous inaction of aspiring governor Charlie Crist. Florida Atty. Gen. Charlie Crist let my daughter die. He had it within his authority to save her life, but he turned a blind eye to her suffering....
  • SAVAGE NATION! Wednesday, August 2, 2006

    08/02/2006 2:58:47 PM PDT · by rockabyebaby · 132 replies · 1,385+ views
    PSYCHOLOGICAL NUDITY, the naked TRUTH delivered by the most exciting talkshow host in the country!
  • Another “No Amnesty” Amnesty [Pence's "Middle Ground" Plan in same place as other Amnesty Plans]

    07/05/2006 9:41:23 AM PDT · by Spiff · 55 replies · 766+ views
    National Review Online ^ | 13 June 2006 | Mark Krikorian
    June 13, 2006, 6:32 a.m. Another “No Amnesty” AmnestyIt was a nice try, at least. By Mark Krikorian It’s funny how every new “middle ground” on immigration is in the same place as the old ones. The latest “middle ground” proposal comes from Rep. Mike Pence (R., Ind.). Pence, who has solid conservative credentials as head of the House Republican Study Committee, offered what he billed as “The Real Rational Middle Ground on Immigration Reform” at a Heritage Foundation speech last month. Since there’s no actual bill to look at, we have to judge from Rep. Pence’s speech and other...
  • NBC's Williams: Journalists' Gloves Off

    09/11/2005 11:16:29 AM PDT · by jmc1969 · 173 replies · 5,314+ views
    NBC's Brian Williams says the lasting legacy of Hurricane Katrina for journalists may be the end of an unusual four-year period of deference to people in power. There were so many angry, even incredulous, questions put to Bush administration officials about the response to Katrina that the Salon Web site compiled a "Reporters Gone Wild" video clip. Tim Russert, Anderson Cooper, Ted Koppel and Shepard Smith were among the stars. The mute button seemingly in place since the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks has been turned off. "By dint of the fact that our country was hit we've offered a preponderance...
  • Useless eaters: disability as genocidal marker in Nazi Germany

    03/30/2005 4:20:19 PM PST · by BCrago66 · 45 replies · 990+ views
    Journal of Special Education ^ | Fall, 2002 | Mark P. Mostert
    The methods used for mass extermination in the Nazi death camps originated and were perfected in earlier use against people with physical, emotional, and intellectual disabilities. This article describes the historical context of attitudes toward people with disabilities in Germany and how this context produced mass murder of people with disabilities prior to and during the early years of-World War II. Several key marker variables, the manipulation of which allowed a highly sophisticated Western society to officially sanction the murder of people with disabilities, are examined. Important implications must continually be drawn from these sad events as we work with...
  • Hey Mel Gibson!!! Here is an IDEA For you

    03/30/2005 4:56:56 PM PST · by ChinaGotTheGoodsOnClinton · 27 replies · 910+ views
    At this point, we are all praying and hoping beyond hope that something will happen to save Terri. But it is time to think of what we can do to change things so that this never happens again that Terri's life and death might not be in vain. Of course, we'll keep our fingers crossed and maybe the judge and Mike will face some consequences, but that might not happen either. But a movie bringing out the facts on this case including the lack of role the local bishop and clergy had might be enough to change things. And it...
  • Parents Lawyer Thwarted Plans to Send (2,000) Milita to Aid Terri Schiavo

    03/30/2005 4:17:55 PM PST · by gopwinsin04 · 198 replies · 6,239+ views
    The Petoskey (MI) News Review ^ | 3.30.05 | Fred Gray
    Norm Olsen, pastor of a right to life church in Wolverine, Michigan and senior adivser to the Michigan Militia, said Tuesday that he had put together an unarmed coalition of state militias that were prepared to storm the Florida hospice where Terri Schiavo has been left to die, and take her to a safe house. Olsen said he only needed the OK from Schiavo's father, either directly or indirectly through his attorney David Gibbs, to put the plan, called 'Operation Resurrection,' into action on Easter Sunday.But Olsen said Gibbs called the FBI (to report the plans) instead of passing his...
  • Jeb Bush's political obituary

    03/30/2005 4:07:26 PM PST · by churchillbuff · 1,080 replies · 13,075+ views
    WND ^ | Mar 30 05 | Farah
    I never had any desire to run for political office, but, if I did, it would be to make a difference. If I didn't think I could make a difference, what would be the point? Florida Gov. Jeb Bush told us last week he just didn't have the power and authority to save one innocent woman forced by court order and armed guard to starve to death in his state. I don't believe that's true. Not for a minute do I believe it. Jeb Bush blinked. And that weakness that he showed for the whole world should represent the end...
  • 11th Circuit Court Rejects Schiavo Appeal

    03/30/2005 12:25:05 PM PST · by jpsb · 622 replies · 16,062+ views
    ABC ^ | Mar 30, 2005 | RON WORD Associated Press Writer
  • Morphine = brain damage?

    03/30/2005 8:40:16 AM PST · by bmweezer · 42 replies · 1,108+ views
    The Mighty Pachyderm ^ | March 29, 2005 | Mighty
    Morphine Posted 11:27 a.m., Wednesday, March 30, 2005 A 'Schiavo' thought that I haven't heard or seen mentioned on mainstream television: if Terri cannot feel anything (her husband's attorney says that she is 'comfortable') why all of the morphine? Mightly has gone back and forth with this case (against removing the tube, then for it), but on this point, one has to wonder. Sean Hannity has discussed Terri's need for morphine, but where the hell is everyone else? If she truly is brain-dead, one has to wonder.
  • City Man arrested outside Fla. hospice (College Prof Tasered after trying to bring Terri water)

    03/30/2005 6:01:21 AM PST · by Born Conservative · 164 replies · 3,868+ views
    Scranton Times-Tribune ^ | 3/30/2005 | Josh Brodesky
    Dr. Dow Pursley, Ed.D, returned home from teaching an ethics class Monday night at Baptist Bible College and Seminary and told his wife Joanne he was flying to Florida to protest against Terri Schiavo's impending death. The family counseling professor booked the first flight out of town -- a 4 a.m. red-eye Tuesday -- and the couple of 37 years then spent the balance of the night praying. Advertisement Click Here! Later Tuesday morning Dr. Pursley, 56, was shocked with a Taser stun gun and arrested by Pinellas Park (Fla.) police on charges of attempted burglary and resisting arrest without...
  • (Vanity) TERRI,COME FORTH!

    03/30/2005 6:38:16 AM PST · by Kings18-37 · 24 replies · 502+ views
    Lazarus, come forth! When God wrote the Bible He wrote to us from His point of view. However, when we read things, we have a tendency to look at what we read through rose colored glasses. If we take off those glasses and look at things through God's eyes instead, we may see things we really don't like about ourselves. We are corpses, that's what God Himself call us in Eph 2:5, 5:14, and Col 2:13. These are some of the many verses that address our spiritual estate before salvation. God demands we look at the whole Bible in this...
  • Death, Terri Schiavo, Marburg Hemorrhagic Fever and Choices (A Vanity) 

    03/30/2005 6:14:39 AM PST · by Mother Abigail · 29 replies · 574+ views
    03-30-05 | Mother Abigail
    The Disclaimer: If you do not believe in God, then this post will be meaningless gibberish in your mind. The Premise: Our relationship with God has always been centered upon the concept of Freedom of Choice. We are free to choose from all manner of things both good and evil, but God also chooses. The Facts: Terri Schiavo, a severely brain-damaged young woman, teeters on the edge of death. She is being killed by withholding food and water, a judgement decreed upon her by the people of the United States. The highest courts of the land have approved her death,...
  • Today is Terri's Day: In Death or Life, Americans & Leaders Should Speak for Terri Mercy & Justice

    03/30/2005 5:42:07 AM PST · by Terri · 35 replies · 1,272+ views
    FreeRepublic.com | Terri's Day = Wednesday, March 30, 2005 | Terri
        FreeRepublic.com         FR Situation Room:   Terri Schindler (/schiavo) in Florida Americans and Leaders Need to Speak out in Support of Terri Schindler in Florida. She needs our interest and concern; Terri and the Schindler Family need Justice and Mercy and Help! Terri needs her life! Terri S. in Florida O Lord, you told us to ask, so I am asking for help for our poor Terri, you told us to seek and we find you, to comfort, guide and heal us, We are knocking, and we know the door will be opened. O...
  • Hair Stem Cells Can Turn Into Brain Cells (Implications for Shiavo)

    03/30/2005 5:30:02 AM PST · by ex-Texan · 11 replies · 380+ views
    Earthtimes.org ^ | 3/30/2005 | Nigel Wright
    Researchers at AntiCancer Inc have found a method of turning adult hair follicle stem cells into brain cells, a ScienCentral News report has said. Using mice for experiments, scientists managed to coax their adult stem cells into becoming neurons, the brain’s nerve cells. Stem cells differ from other cells since they have the capability to turn into specialized cells required by the body for maintenance and repair. Stem cells in hair follicles are located in a tiny protrusion on the side and are required for helping the follicle maintain itself. According to the researchers, the results of the experiment indicate...
  • Don't trust chariots or horses, or Bush brothers, or GOP; they let Terri die and Michael thrive

    03/28/2005 10:11:35 PM PST · by churchillbuff · 73 replies · 1,786+ views
    March 28, 2005 | churchillbuff
    Judge Greer has accomplished a coup: He commandeered local cops to repel a state agency (Family and Children Services) and Jeb's state police. And what happens to him for usurping extra-judicial authority? nothing. He's allowed to continue the killing process, with a bizarre zeal to see Terri Schiavo die. Michael will be rid of her, and recipient, likely of book and TV movie deals, from a Hollywood that is pushing assisted suicide as the cause du jour. Greer thumbs nose at Congress; what happens? Nothing. The man shows signs of lunacy - - - is he fiddling with metal balls,...
  • Michael Schiavo: Terry Wanted Cremation (Gag Me Alert)

    03/29/2005 10:27:26 AM PST · by stefeb · 44 replies · 1,281+ views
    Newsmax ^ | 3/29/05
    As far back as 2002, Michael Schiavo was claiming that his estranged wife, Terri, told him that she wanted to be cremated – and not have the traditional Catholic burial now requested by her family. "She never wanted to be put in the ground with bugs," Schiavo told the Tampa Tribune at the time. "She always told me that."...
  • Meet Judge Greer's pastor

    03/28/2005 11:46:30 PM PST · by gr8eman · 59 replies · 1,736+ views
    WND ^ | March 29, 2005 | Joseph Farah
    I am convinced God uses trials like the Terri Schiavo case to test men. Pinellas County Circuit Court Judge George Greer was tested – and found wanting. He had seven years to consider this case and got it wrong every time. I don't know Greer personally, but I know many people like him. They go to church on Sunday and then between Monday and Friday lead lives with no seeming connection to what they hear preached in the pulpit, what they read in the Bible, what they claim to believe of the Christian faith. This may be the biggest single...
  • A Dali Painting in 3-D (after-action report from the hospice where Terri Schiavo is being held

    03/28/2005 9:05:11 AM PST · by woollyone · 83 replies · 15,427+ views
    self | March 28, 2005 | woollyone
    On Wednesday of last week, my friend and I just couldn’t stand it any more. The frustration, the anger, the sorrow overwhelmed us to point that we needed to do something. We had called the POTUS, the Governor, the Florida Senators and DCF numerous times. The responses to those calls ranged from “we’re doing everything we can.”…to…interrupting our message with a rude, disinterested “thank you for calling”. There was no place we would rather be on Good Friday that supporting Terri’s fight and Terri’s family. We took Friday off of work, loaded up the truck Thursday night and drove from...
  • CAUSE OF DEATH (What will be written on Terri's Death Certificate?)

    03/28/2005 4:35:57 PM PST · by Uncledave · 172 replies · 2,974+ views
    CAUSE OF DEATH [Robert P. George ] As the end nears for Terri Schiavo, one question remains: What will officials record on her death certificate as the cause of death? The truth is that the cause of her death will be malnutrition and/or dehydration. But will officials tell the truth? Or will they sugar coat it with euphemisms, or even record as the cause of death something that did not cause her death, such as brain damage resulting from a loss of oxygen? Scholars studying the practice of euthanasia in the Netherlands noticed from the beginning a tendency of some...
  • The Latest Michael Schiavo Scam: Terri's

    03/28/2005 4:06:37 PM PST · by WL-law · 16 replies · 1,026+ views
    self | 03-28-05 | wl-law
    There has been ample discussion about whether and under what conditions an autop*y will be performed upon Terri. Putting aside the hopelessnness and resignation implicit in having reached this point in Terri's story, one important fact needs to be understood by those Freepers who are expecting that the procedure will provide damning details about Michael Schiavo. First, understand that Michael (ever the sociopath that he is) is expecting that vindication, not condemnation, will follow the results. And understand that he has reason to expect this. Here's why: at the level of gross anatomical observation, Terri's brain will show significant, massive...
  • Zot Megan Wright

    03/28/2005 1:30:04 PM PST · by Megan Wright · 104 replies · 2,813+ views
    3-28-05 | Megan Wright, as told to Reddy Kilozot.
    There is no other way to show Jeb Bush that people are serious about saving Terri but to start vigoruos campaign to recall him from governorship. Let him know thats this is his own "Read my lips" betrayal.
  • Where there is life, there is hope! (Terri SCHINDLER)

    03/28/2005 8:43:01 AM PST · by TAdams8591 · 34 replies · 617+ views
    me | 3-28-2005 | me
    Please don't give up. Continue to call. Phone the following numbers and ask your family to also: Governor Jeb Bush: 850-480-7146 President George Bush: 202-456-1414 Congressman Tom Delay: 202-225-5951 Senator Bill Frist: 202-224-3344 Senator Rick Santorum: 202-224-6324 And please continue to pray!!! Terri SCHINDLER has NOT given up and neither should we!!!!!
  • What it was like to be at Terri's Hospice vigil

    03/28/2005 12:51:40 PM PST · by FR_addict · 144 replies · 3,859+ views
    FR_Addict ^ | March 28,2005 | FR_Addict
    DAY 1: FR_Addict and husband After driving 11 hours, we arrived about 12:30am on Thursday morning. We were able to park very close to the vigil. Perhaps 30 people were there. We went around and met some of the people there. The police told us to move behind the barricade, which we did. It felt surreal to be there after all this time. I decided to talk to the police to find out what they were thinking, so half-joking and half-serious; I asked why don’t you guys go on a “sick out”. One of the police said they couldn’t. I...
  • The Rule of Law in the Terry Schiavo Case (Vanity)

    03/28/2005 12:33:07 PM PST · by Dat Mon · 15 replies · 592+ views
    Self | 3/28/05 | Self
    Ive held off responding to the many many FR posts on the Terry Schiavo debacle...until now. Im raising an issue regardng the 'rule of law' that I feel may not have been discussed previously on this forum. Im also offering up some personal comments...you can take them or leave them. I make a disclaimer up front that I am not a lawyer. The law, however, should make common sense to all of us citizens...whether we are lawyers or not. If I have questions or concerns...others may have them as well...so I invite legal experts to weigh in. Of course, I...
  • The Power of a Bully (Schiavo)

    03/28/2005 12:38:34 PM PST · by Slyfox · 15 replies · 799+ views
    March 28, 2005 | Slyfox
    I’m not proud of this, but the parallels to Michael Schiavo are undeniable. When I was eight years old my little sister Joan was barely three. She could talk but no one could understand her. I remember teasing the crap out of her just to see her reaction as she went to dad to tell him how badly I was treating her. His reaction? “What’s the matter, honey? I can’t understand you.” She would then come back to me and complain about my treatment of her. And, what did I do? I teased her some more. It was really funny...
  • It's A Brave New World After Terri Schiavo Dies

    03/28/2005 12:10:28 PM PST · by Pendragon_6 · 4 replies · 254+ views
    The American Thinker ^ | 3-28-2005 | Timothy Birdnow
    In his landmark novel Brave New World, Aldous Huxley conveys the vision of a technological nightmare in which man is forced, through conditioning and eugenics, to happily serve as a cog in an utopian socialist machine. Those things which we see as important - family, close friendships, love, individualism, faith - are removed from the individual through brainwashing techniques, so as to create hollow vessels better suited to a life of consumerism and service to the State. Motherhood is abolished in favor of factory production of children, and the elderly and disabled are “taken care of.” The euthanasia practices in...
  • (DESPITE RAIN) EMERGENCY TIMES SQUARE DEMONSTRATION TO SAVE TERRI SCHIAVO TODAY AT 5:30PM

    03/28/2005 11:53:04 AM PST · by 1stFreedom · 59 replies · 1,537+ views
    EMERGENCY TIMES SQUARE DEMONSTRATION TO SAVE TERRI SCHIAVO ON 3/28/05 AT 5:30 P.M. For Immediate Release and Posting on All Lists/Boards CONTACT CHRIS SLATTERY: (914) 224-5773 SlatteryNY@aol.com On Monday, March 28, 2005, at 5:30 P.M., an emergency protest demonstration/prayer vigil will take place in Times Square in New York City (near the military recruiting station). Citizens outraged and traumatized by the in-progress execution of Terri Schindler-Schiavo in a Pinellas Park, Florida, death hospice will gather to protest in the name of conscience against this murder, which is being carried out by the U.S. judicial system with the complicity of many...
  • Schiavo’s father makes emotional appeal

    03/28/2005 12:17:43 PM PST · by LibWhacker · 109 replies · 2,917+ views
    Philadelphia Inquirer ^ | 3/28/05 | Sandy Bauers
    PINELLAS PARK, FL -- Bob Schindler, the father of severely brain-damaged Terri Schiavo, said his daugher is "begging for help," and so is her family. Now in her 11th day without food or water after her feeding tube was removed under court order on March 18, Schiavo is "failing," he said, but nevertheless "fighting like hell to live." Although "emaciated," Schiavo is "still communicating," Schindler said, "... And she's responding to me." Schindler spoke to reporters shortly before 1 p.m. outside the Woodside Hospice, where Schiavo is being cared for. Several days ago, a family spokesman reported that Terri's mother,...
  • Dehydration death seen as peaceful

    03/28/2005 12:01:05 PM PST · by mondonico · 69 replies · 1,827+ views
    The Philadelphia Inquirer ^ | March 27, 2005 | Stacey Burling and Michael Vitez
    Dehydration death seen as peaceful "This is the way many, many people died over all of the millenniums," a doctor from Penn said. By Stacey Burling and Michael Vitez Inquirer Staff Writers Terri Schiavo is dying now as many aged and sick people have for eons. Though some people see letting her die of dehydration as inhumane, doctors say it is a surprisingly gentle process. [snip] "It's a very painless and very compassionate way of dying," he said. [snip] --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
  • The Motive Becomes Chillingly Clear (Michael Schiavo)

    03/27/2005 6:31:02 AM PST · by gesully · 244 replies · 7,227+ views
    RenewAmerica.us ^ | March 23, 2005 | Mary Mostert
    When did Michael Schiavo first start trying to kill Terri? Mary Mostert March 23, 2005 Because I try to track down facts before I write about a subject, I have not written about Terri Schiavo and the battle over her condition. What actually happened to Terri back in 1990 that caused her to be the topic of world conversation today? Before we decide to permanently dispose of her, shouldn't we first find out how she got into this predicament? Well, she collapsed, we are told by her husband Michael, in 1990 and was taken to the hospital . Some stories...
  • Terri Schiavo Receives Easter Communion and Morphine for Pain

    03/28/2005 11:16:36 AM PST · by ex-Texan · 61 replies · 1,829+ views
    LifeNews.com ^ | 3/28/2005 | Steven Ertelt, Life News Editor
    Pinellas Park, FL (LifeNews.com) -- Terri Schiavo was able to receive part of communion on Easter Sunday and hospice workers have provided Terri morphine to be able to ease the tremendous pain associated with the dehydration and starvation she's endured for 10 days. Barbara Weller, an attorney for Terri's parents Bob and Mary Schindler, said hospice workers are giving Terri morphine to ease the pain brought on by failure of her internal organs. Weller said Terri cried when she hugged her mother on Saturday night and tried to tell her something, but couldn't. "She knows what's going on,” Weller told...
  • The Forum: If Terri Dies, Who is Safe?

    03/28/2005 11:01:48 AM PST · by marshmallow · 146 replies · 1,836+ views
    Catholic World News ^ | 3/28/05 | Phil Lawler
    Mar. 25 (CWNews.com) - The treatment of Terri Schiavo has emerged as a major watershed in the drive toward euthanasia in the US. If I were an enthusiastic proponent of "the right to die," I would not be comfortable with this test case. There are times when it really is not clear when respirator should be disconnected-- times when it is difficult to know whether or not a beloved relative should be allowed to die in peace. This is not one of those cases. Terri Schiavo was not close to death-- until her feeding tube was disconnected. She was not,...
  • Prayer and Protest Rally for Terri in Times Square, Monday, March 28, 2005

    03/26/2005 6:16:30 PM PST · by firebrand · 82 replies · 2,537+ views
    e-mail circulating around | March 26, 2005 | firebrand
    Please join us for prayer and protest at 44th Street in Times Square on Monday, March 28, at 5:30 p.m.Bring a sign and bring a friend.This rally is bigger than Free Republic. I have already received the e-mail from several non-FR people.Thank you.
  • Governor Bush: It’s time for bold, brave ideas

    03/28/2005 10:07:26 AM PST · by grassboots.org · 56 replies · 838+ views
    Pensacola News Journal | March 9, 2005 | Paige St. John
    With a united Republican Legislature amassed behind him, Gov. Jeb Bush pledged Tuesday to make his last two years in office as focused on conservative change as his first six. Florida Gov. Jeb Bush delivers his State of the State address to members of the Florida Legislature on Tuesday in Tallahassee. AP Photo/Phil Coale "This is not a time for timid tweaks to the status quo. This is the time for bold, brave ideas in Florida that will shape our future and define us as dreamers, builders and problem solvers,"... Among Republicans, there appeared to be sentiment that Bush faces...
  • Schiavo Spokesman: Staff keeping Keyes brief from Gov.!!

    03/28/2005 7:37:45 AM PST · by 1stFreedom · 32 replies · 833+ views
    Dear Friend, As of today -- Easter Sunday -- Terri Schiavo is STILL fighting for her life -- which itself is proof that it is NOT her wish to die, as her estranged "husband" keeps claiming. But time is definitely running out. Terri has been starving to death for nine days now. Except for one drop of communion wine that she was allowed on her thickened tongue today, she has had NO food or water for nine days. As you can imagine, as her brother Bobby described her today, she looks like someone in a Nazi concentration camp. She's suffering...
  • Jeb Bush: I'd love to help, but I can't

    03/28/2005 8:02:29 AM PST · by FR_addict · 401 replies · 5,618+ views
    WorldNetDaily ^ | March 27, 2005 | WorldNetDaily.com
    Florida governor says he doesn't have power from Constitution to intervene Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, the man said to be the last hope for Terri Schiavo, says he's powerless to help the brain-injured woman who has been without nourishment for more than nine full days. "I cannot violate a court order," Bush told CNN following Easter church services. "I don't have powers from the United States Constitution or – for that matter from the Florida Constitution – that would allow me to intervene after a decision has been made." To Terri's parents, Bush said, "I can't. I'd love to, but...