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  • Monday giggle

    06/19/2017 8:00:15 AM PDT · by sodpoodle · 26 replies
    unknown | 6/18/2017 | self
    A motorcycle police officer stops a driver for shooting through a red light. The driver is a real jerk, steps out of his car and comes striding toward the officer, demanding to know why he is being harassed by the Gestapo! So the officer calmly tells him of the red light violation. The motorist instantly goes on a tirade, questioning the officer's ancestry, sexual orientation, etc., in rather explicitly offensive terms. The tirade goes on and on without the officer saying anything. When the officer finishes writing the ticket he puts an "AH" in the lower right corner of the...
  • A Guilty Elite: Immigration Beyond Economics

    01/01/2015 12:41:48 PM PST · by Pelham · 19 replies
    Chronicles Magazine ^ | DECEMBER 12, 2014 | Peter Brimelow
    America’s immigration enthusiasts, which is to say her entire ruling class, have such untrammeled access to the mainstream media that they are able to launch obviously absurd memes in shamelessly coordinated fashion. Thus, in the wake of the Republican triumph in the 2014 midterm elections—which of course had no effect on them at all; being an immigration enthusiast (to adapt the old movie Love Story) means never having to say you’re sorry—The New Republic ran “A Radical Solution to Global Income Inequality: Make the U.S. More Like Qatar” (November 6), by two University of Chicago academics, Eric A. Posner and...
  • Authorities: 11 dead after truck crashes in Texas (23 in a pick-up)

    07/23/2012 6:44:08 AM PDT · by raybbr · 53 replies
    News.Yahoo.com ^ | 7/23/2012 | N/A
    GOLIAD, Texas (AP) — At least 11 people died Sunday and another 12 were injured after a pickup truck loaded with passengers left the highway and crashed into trees in rural South Texas, authorities said. State troopers and Goliad County sheriff's investigators were investigating what prompted the single-vehicle crash and did not immediately know the names and ages of the victims. Gerald Bryant, a spokesman for the Texas Department of Public Safety, told The Associated Press they were various ages and that he personally saw two young children among the dead at the scene. "This is the most people I've...
  • We Are All Wisconsin Now

    02/18/2011 2:13:22 PM PST · by Nachum · 25 replies
    Human Events ^ | 2/18/11 | John Hayward
    You’re next, Ohio! President Obama’s “Organizing for America” is ramping up its efforts to protect public union privileges from the objections of tax serfs. A few thousand public union troops descended on Columbus Thursday, angry at Republican Governor John Kasich’s initiative to weaken their collective bargaining powers. A chipper article in the Huffington Post reassures us that organizing efforts are now only “a week behind” Wisconsin. And look how well that’s going! If you’re an Ohio parent, you should probably start stockpiling educational materials, so you can teach your kids after the union teachers abandon them to join protests at
  • Hard Right Turn Worries GOP Moderates in N.H.

    02/01/2011 4:25:42 AM PST · by Jim Noble · 52 replies
    Boston Globe ^ | February 1, 2011 | Sarah Schweitzer
    New Hampshire Democrats conceded a dramatic loss of power to a Republican insurgency last November. Now another group is coming to terms with its sidelining. Moderate Republicans, the practical-minded mainstay of the state’s venerable GOP, have watched in dismay as conservative legislators have proposed restricting state education funding to English, math, science, social studies, and physical education and urged that officials no longer “bear faith and true allegiance’’ to the United States and New Hampshire, but rather, only to New Hampshire. With the recent ascension of Tea Party activist Jack Kimball to head the state Republican Party, many moderates now...
  • Brazil slide survivors left to fend on own

    01/16/2011 10:09:00 AM PST · by Mayr Fortuna · 3 replies
    Associated Press ^ | Published January 15, 2011 | Associated Press
    Osvaldo Siqueira da Silva, 55, stopped to rest on a boulder. He was carrying five one-liter bottles of water to friends up the hill. "It has been four days," he said. "The president has flown over, I saw on TV. Is it taking them this long to get organized?"... Wanderson Ferreira de Carvalho lost 23 family members — including his wife and 2-year-old son — in the massive mudslides, yet spent Saturday hauling water and food up steep jungle trails. Emotionally numb, physically exhausted, he knew nobody else was going to help. "We have to help those who are alive,"...
  • Police: Felon Bought Rifle To Stop Alien Invasion

    07/05/2010 8:21:15 AM PDT · by raybbr · 19 replies
    Courant.com ^ | 7/4/2010 | JOSEPH WENZEL IV
    A Fairfield man was arrested Thursday morning after buying a high powered rifle to stop an alien invasion, police said.Fairfield Police Sgt. James Perez said Dane Eisenman, 57, responded to a classified advertisement for a .30-06 rifle about a month ago. While filing out the paper for the rifle, police said, he mentioned to the seller what he would be using the weapon for."He said he was going to use the weapon to kill aliens," Perez said. The seller was unsure if Eisenman was referring to space aliens or illegal aliens, Perez added. Sgt. Perez said Eisenman told the seller...
  • An Open Letter To President Obama and Senate Democrats (Cal Lib speaks!)

    06/28/2010 6:38:52 PM PDT · by Hostage · 20 replies · 1+ views
    I feel enraged at the lack of compassion the Republicans in the Senate have for the unemployed needing a hand in the form of unemployment benefits which have run out. Yet, these same Republican Senators passed every request by the Bush Administration, without providing the funds for them, including the lack of funding of both the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, unfunded Medicare benefits which they approved, as well as unfunded requirements from the No Child Left Behind legislation they also approved. They want government destroyed by weighing it down with debt, while they blame Democrats under the Obama presidency for...
  • ID Card for Workers Is at Center of Immigration Plan

    03/09/2010 2:53:08 AM PST · by raybbr · 72 replies · 427+ views
    WallStreetJournal.com ^ | 3-9-2010 | Laura Meckler
    Lawmakers working to craft a new comprehensive immigration bill have settled on a way to prevent employers from hiring illegal immigrants: a national biometric identification card all American workers would eventually be required to obtain. Under the potentially controversial plan still taking shape in the Senate, all legal U.S. workers, including citizens and immigrants, would be issued an ID card with embedded information, such as fingerprints, to tie the card to the worker. The ID card plan is one of several steps advocates of an immigration overhaul are taking to address concerns that have defeated similar bills in the past....
  • Bensalem (PA) police: Cop halts rape by illegal alien

    01/15/2010 6:10:42 AM PST · by raybbr · 20 replies · 1,489+ views
    Trentonian.com ^ | January 14, 2010 | JOE D’AQUILA
    BENSALEM, Pa. — An alert police officer saved a damsel in distress from an attack by a fugitive illegal alien, who is now behind bars. The attack occurred Tuesday afternoon in the parking lot of the Kohl’s department store on Street Road. Police said Detective Eliot Gross arrived at the store at about 5:40 p.m. to follow up on a previous investigation. As he exited his vehicle, Gross heard the sound of a woman screaming coming from across the lot. Gross, police said, ran toward the screams and found the victim standing by her parked car, out of breath, and...
  • We Are Change Chicago CONFRONT Al Gore at a book signing (Sarah Palins message to the Prez)

    12/03/2009 5:18:35 PM PST · by Jenny Hatch · 1 replies · 520+ views
    The Natural Family BLOG ^ | Dec. 3, 2009 | Jenny Hatch
    We Are Change Chicago confront Al Gore at a book signing. Alex Jones Responds, and Sarah Palin spanks the president. All videos hosted on blog!
  • Lou Dobbs Goes on Telemundo To Plead His Case(my title)

    11/25/2009 4:55:15 AM PST · by raybbr · 30 replies · 981+ views
    Maria Celeste interviews Lou Dobbs
  • Argument ends with man firing 4 shots at friend

    11/14/2009 11:25:53 AM PST · by This_far · 7 replies · 513+ views
    Helena Independent Record ^ | November 14, 2009 | ANGELA BRANDT
    A 53-year-old Helena man was shot multiple times in the leg during an altercation at a home in the Skelly Gulch area off of Austin Road Thursday night. The man, whose name has not been released, was transported to St. Peter’s Hospital, where he was listed in stable condition Friday evening, Lewis and Clark County Sheriff Leo Dutton said. A 72-year-old man called 911 at 6:18 p.m. to report he had shot someone in his home, Dutton said.
  • We are Americans - Not Pets

    11/03/2009 4:37:46 AM PST · by BlackFemaleConservative · 7 replies · 545+ views
    We can think and reason for ourselves. President Obama and those around him are trying to control every aspect of our lives. Barbara From Harlem and her co-host offer straight conservative talk from African Americans to all Americans. Listen today and go out and vote!
  • Are America's days numbered?

    10/17/2009 8:49:16 AM PDT · by knarf · 51 replies · 2,813+ views
    Cleveland Examniner ^ | October 17, 2009 | kmarf
    the short part that's scarey ... long version in body of thread
  • Budget panel OKs in-state tuition for some illegal immigrants (Buried in budget bill)

    06/02/2009 11:58:06 AM PDT · by raybbr · 5 replies · 346+ views
    JSOnline ^ | May. 23, 2009 | Patrick Marley and Stacy Forster
    Madison - The Legislature's Joint Finance Committee approved measures Friday that would let some illegal immigrants pay in-state college tuition, and provide limited legal protections to same-sex couples. Democrats who control the committee pushed through the measures over Republican objections, on party line votes of 12-4. The provisions were folded into the state budget the panel plans to send to the full Legislature. The committee also approved establishing new schools of freshwater science and public health at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. It did not provide funding. Wisconsin high schools graduate 400 to 650 illegal immigrants annually, and they must pay...
  • Obama Worship Goes Into Overdrive as 100-Day Mark Approaches

    04/25/2009 4:24:22 PM PDT · by Technical Editor · 6 replies · 909+ views
    Newsbusters ^ | April 25, 2009 - 09:06 ET | P.J. Gladnick
    Obama Worship Goes Into Overdrive as 100-Day Mark Approaches By P.J. Gladnick (Bio | Archive) April 25, 2009 - 09:06 ET You're not seeing things and it is not a spoof picture from The Onion or any other satirical website. The image you see to the right (larger version below the fold) is a painting by artist Michael D'Antuono called "The Truth" that will be officially unveiled at Union Square in New York City on April 29 to mark President Barack Obama's hundreth day in office. Here are the details from the official press release: Can You Handle 'The Truth'?...
  • ‘Angels’ come to aid of beaten woman (by illegal in sanctuary city, New Haven, CT)

    04/10/2009 5:07:39 AM PDT · by raybbr · 10 replies · 821+ views
    New Haven Register ^ | April 2, 2009 | Ann DeMatteo
    HAMDEN — Less than a week after a town woman was brutally attacked, allegedly by a co-worker, friends and strangers are coming forward to help her. Two bank accounts for her needs have been set up, and a nurse who works at Yale-New Haven Hospital said she wants employees from 65 area bars and restaurants to donate a portion of their tips May 1 to help the woman with what the nurse believes will be enormous medical bills. Eli’s on Whitney, 2392 Whitney Ave., has agreed to be the dropoff point for the one-day event. The victim, 25, was released...
  • House votes to deport jailed immigrants (OK House votes 90 - 0)

    03/11/2009 1:39:01 PM PDT · by raybbr · 7 replies · 537+ views
    KSWO.com ^ | March 10, 2009 | N/A
    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Illegal immigrants in Oklahoma prisons for nonviolent crimes would be subject to deportation under legislation overwhelmingly approved by the Oklahoma House. In a rare late-night session tonight, House members voted 90-0 for the bill by Rep. Randy Terrill. The Moore Republican says the bill will save the state millions of dollars in incarceration costs. The measure allows the Department of Corrections to send illegal immigrant inmates to the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency. The bill applies only to inmates who are incarcerated for nonviolent crimes who have served at least half their sentence in state...
  • Vonn retains women's World Cup ski crown

    03/11/2009 8:18:35 AM PDT · by george76 · 3 replies · 446+ views
    AFP ^ | March 11, 2009 | Stephanie Pertuiset
    American Lindsay Vonn continued her incredible season on Wednesday when she retained the women's alpine skiing World Cup title at the season-ending finals here. Vonn won the downhill in 1min 42.49sec to edge out Maria Riesch of Germany and Austria's Renate Goetschl. "My life could not be any better," said the 24-year-old. "I have a fantastic husband, two cristal globes, two downhill globes. I'm missing nothing." It's the first time an American woman has ever won two overall crowns, and the trophies will be added to a burgeoning collection that also includes two World Championship golds