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  • Barking mad and proud of it [Pruden on Maxine Waters; GRAPHIC IMAGE WARNING]

    06/26/2018 11:50:10 AM PDT · by seanmerc · 53 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | 25 Jun 18 | Wesley Pruden
    Bonnie and Clyde sometimes called themselves “bank inspectors,” but they were only kidding. The Palestinian Authority, the famous terrorist collective pretending to be a nation, collects $350 million from the U.S. Treasury every year to pay “salaries” to imprisoned terrorists, make love offerings to families of dead terrorists, celebrate terrorists as heroes, build monuments to dead criminals, and other bad things. And that’s no joke. The Palestinian Authority was even invited to an international conference in Paris the other day to talk about how to prevent financing of terrorism, to behead the venomous snake before it bites. That’s the sickest...
  • Panetta Says Hillary Clinton Inspired His Women-in-Combat Decision

    02/15/2013 11:31:11 AM PST · by Olog-hai · 28 replies
    Cybercast News Service ^ | February 15, 2013 | Susan Jones
    Defense Secretary Leon Panetta says Hillary Clinton inspired his decision to allow women in combat. “And in many ways, I have to tell you, it was her inspiration that encouraged me to move forward to be able to bring down the last barriers for women in the Department of Defense and to give them the ability to have a chance to engage in combat. I thank you for that inspiration,” Panetta told Clinton at a Pentagon ceremony on Thursday. …
  • Cross bow and battle ax used in street fight

    06/04/2007 4:17:33 AM PDT · by Inge_CAV · 73 replies · 1,002+ views ^ | June 3, 2007 08:51 PM |
    Two people are taken to the hospital after a street fight Saturday evening in Huntsville. It happened on Joslin Street in west Huntsville. When police got to the scene, the found a battle ax and cross bow among the weapons. All of the weapons were taken as evidence. Police spent Sunday working to determine who is the victim and who is the suspect. As of 5:00 Sunday evening, no one has been charged in this case.
  • Bush Passes The Buck On War (Helen Thomas Full Hurl Alert!)

    05/16/2007 2:58:16 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 12 replies · 751+ views
    WCVB-TV Boston ^ | May 10, 2007 | Helen Thomas
    President George W. Bush still has to learn to say "the buck stops here" when it comes to presidential decisions. The "decider" and commander-in-chief seems to be trying to pass the buck, particularly if the war in Iraq implodes and he has to bring troops home from his disastrous invasion of Iraq. The president is counting on Gen. David Petraeus -- the top military commander in Iraq -- and Iraqi President Nouri al-Maliki to take the fall if his troop "surge" fails. Bush is a long way from that mirage, even with an expected Pentagon buildup of U.S. troops to...
  • Helen Thomas Rips Bush, Calls Democrats 'Chicken'

    03/26/2007 12:23:40 PM PDT · by ConservativeMajority · 42 replies · 1,439+ views
    Helen Thomas chatted with young [National Press] Club members over breakfast March 13 and with characteristic bluntness dismissed President George W. Bush as a chief executive who has made little contribution. The legendary White House correspondent, who has covered every president since John Kennedy, was acerbically critical of the Democratic Congressional leadership as well. Even at this stage in her long career, Thomas, now a syndicated columnist for Hearst, pointed out that she still depends for information on other journalists. “I’m reading newspapers every day like you are. And as eager as she was to take questions, Thomas was just...

    12/05/2006 2:45:33 PM PST · by JewishRighter · 24 replies · 750+ views
    yahoo news photos ^ | Dec. 5, 2006 | JewishRighter
    This is a picture appearing in relation to the movement of the Intrepid, which finally got underway. the self-satisfied, smug look on the woman's face is just priceless! Caption away!
  • Helen Thomas: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

    10/27/2006 1:19:50 PM PDT · by SmithL · 36 replies · 1,440+ views
    Sacramento Bee ^ | 10/27/6 | Helen Thomas
    If the Democrats win control of the House in the Nov. 7 midterm elections, Rep. Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., would likely be the first woman in U.S. history to become speaker of the House. The holder of that post is No. 2 in the line of succession for the presidency, right behind the vice president. Democrats need to win 15 seats to gain control of the House from the Republicans who have been in the majority since 1994. If they win, some Democrats have been hinting that they would use their new powers to launch some edgy investigations of the reasons...
  • Caption Hillary! speaking in Denver, CO

    07/25/2006 6:47:30 AM PDT · by redstates4ever · 67 replies · 1,864+ views
    Yahoo! News Photos ^ | 7/24/06 | n/a
  • Trove Of Teutonic Weapons Uncovered In Krusne Hory Region

    02/10/2006 11:30:11 AM PST · by blam · 13 replies · 1,029+ views
    Radio CZ ^ | 2-9-2006 | Jan Velinger - Martina Scheibergova
    Trove of Teutonic weapons uncovered in Krusne Hory region [09-02-2006] By Jan Velinger, Martina Schneibergova Listen 16kb/s ~ 32kb/s It's not unusual in this country to come across weapons caches dating back to the Second World War. But, finding a pile of javelin tips, parts of shields and a sword dating back to the 2nd century A.D., doesn't happen every day.Lenka OnderkovaAccording to museum officials in the north Bohemian town of Chomutov it was a find that almost "never happened": a trove of twenty-two Teutonic items, weapons or parts of shields, dating back 1,800 years, that one finder almost failed...
  • Caption Pic of Hillary , January 16,2006

    01/17/2006 9:03:55 AM PST · by AmericanMade1776 · 102 replies · 2,985+ views ^ | January 16, 2006
    Sen. Hillary Clinton on Monday blasted the Bush administration as "one of the worst" in U.S. history and compared the Republican-controlled House of Representatives to a plantation where dissenting voices are squelched. (Newsday / Audrey C. Tiernan)
  • Woman Arrested For Stealing Signs Speaks Out (update)

    10/26/2004 6:55:08 PM PDT · by Mount Athos · 162 replies · 4,966+ views
    First Coast News (FL) ^ | 10/26/2004 | Maria Tsataros
    Fabiola Armitage is back on television, only instead of a campaign ad the focus has been on her mugshot. Armitage is a Kerry supporter and a strong believer in stem cell research. She's featured in an advertisement urging Floridians to vote against Amendment 3 on this year's ballot. The amendment would cap how much money a lawyer can make from a medical malpractice lawsuit. St. Johns County Sheriff Deputies arrested Armitage for grand theft and battery this week. They say she had 78 campaign signs supporting George Bush and Mel Martinez in her trunk. Armitage tells First Coast News that...
  • Theresa Pitches Health Plan (Evita Puts the "ASS" in "CLASS" ALERT)

    09/09/2004 8:45:42 AM PDT · by Rutles4Ever · 51 replies · 1,494+ views
    Lancaster Intelligencer Journal ^ | 9/9/2004 | Susan Lindt
    LANCASTER COUNTY, PA - After a 45-minute delay, Teresa Heinz Kerry wowed a small crowd at Franklin & Marshall College Wednesday.Heinz Kerry gave a short speech outlining her husband's plans to repair the nation's ailing health care system before she settled into a roundtable discussion with health care professionals and everyday people who have been challenged by the current system's failings. Promising a three-pronged approach to providing health insurance to all children and 95 percent of adults after John Kerry's first year in office, Heinz Kerry answered several questions before sitting down for a one-on-one interview with the Intelligencer Journal....
  • Finding the best woman to run for the White House

    01/08/2003 1:06:47 AM PST · by Cincinatus' Wife · 34 replies · 370+ views
    Christian Science Monitor ^ | January 8, 2003 | Robin Gerber
    Senator Clinton has repeatedly vowed to finish out her first term, which ends in 2006. But she would be foolish to pass up the 2004 opportunity, especially if President Bush's economic plans start to crash and burn and his war whoops lead to body bags. Clinton would leap to the front of the pack on name recognition alone. She's a terrific fundraiser and New York voters would forgive her if she made a credible but unsuccessful run. She would return to the Senate as a more powerful member and be a battle-tested contender for 2008. COLLEGE PARK, MD. -...
  • Helen Thomas, Impartial Journalist, in Today's WH Press Briefing

    01/06/2003 6:55:22 PM PST · by SFConservative · 226 replies · 578+ views
    White House Website ^ | 6 January 2003 | the White House
    ARI FLEISCHER: And with that, I'm more than happy to take your questions. Helen. HELEN THOMAS, Hearst Newspapers columnist: At the earlier briefing, Ari, you said that the President deplored the taking of innocent lives. Does that apply to all innocent lives in the world? And I have a follow-up. FLEISCHER: I refer specifically to a horrible terrorist attack on Tel Aviv that killed scores and wounded hundreds. And the President, as he said in his statement yesterday, deplores in the strongest terms the taking of those lives and the wounding of those people, innocents in Israel. THOMAS: My follow-up...