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  • Wisconsin company announces layoffs ahead of Biden arrival

    10/25/2012 6:31:52 PM PDT · by bigbob · 14 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 10-25-12 | Alan Binder
    Bad news will greet Vice President Joe Biden when he arrives in Wisconsin Thursday night. Hours earlier, Oshkosh's largest employer announced that it will lay off 450 employees in January. Oshkosh Corp., a truck manufacturer with Pentagon contracts, blamed the "difficult decisions" on looming cuts to the nation's defense budget. "As Oshkosh and others in the defense industry have discussed on numerous occasions, domestic military vehicle production volumes will decline significantly in 2013 due to the reduction in U.S. defense budgets and the fact that military spending is returning to peacetime levels," the company said in a statement. "Unfortunately, these...
  • "Joe Biden" — A BLR Soundbite

    10/25/2012 5:03:13 PM PDT · by Nachum · 2 replies
    Youtube ^ | 4/16/2012 | BadLipReading
    Humor. Really. This is NOT the real Joe.
  • Special Report Panel(Foxnews) on Libya and 2012 (Video Clip)

    10/25/2012 8:34:36 AM PDT · by Ernest_at_the_Beach · 29 replies
    Weekly Standard ^ | 8:41 AM, Oct 25, 2012 | By DANIEL HALPER
    Steve Hayes, with Mara Liasson and Charles Krauthammer, last night on Fox News:
  • HUNTER: President’s phony Iraq claim not up for debate Voted against war-ending surge

    10/24/2012 7:34:54 PM PDT · by Snuph · 7 replies
    Washington Times ^ | Wednesday, October 24, 2012 | By Duncan L. Hunter
    I ended the war in Iraq” is now a standard claim by President Obama. He makes the assertion in every debate and public appearance. The claim is wrong. It’s phony, and it’s made by a politician who tried relentlessly to block America’s most successful strategic operation of the war: the “surge.” On Feb. 5, 2007, and a few weeks later on Feb. 17, Sen. Obama voted against the surge. Among military analysts and historians, the surge of 20,000 additional troops into Iraq during the spring of 2007 is credited with reducing attacks on American troops and sectarian violence by 70...
  • Joe Biden Gets a Side Order of Negativity on His Lunch Break

    10/23/2012 12:52:46 PM PDT · by rightwingintelligentsia · 19 replies
    Politicker ^ | October 23, 2012 | Hunter Walker
    While campaigning this afternoon, Vice President Joe Biden stopped by Schmucker’s Restaurant in Toledo, Ohio for a piece of pie. However, Mr. Biden may have gotten more than he bargained for at the restaurant. While he was eating, Mr. Biden found himself in conversation with another patron who was clearly eager to see the vice president and his running mate, President Barack Obama, lose the election and leave the White House. According to the press pool report by Politico’s Donovan Slack, Mr. Biden encountered the man at the restaurant’s bar after he was served a piece of “classic custard pie.”...
  • Crony capitalism & Joe Biden’s brother

    10/23/2012 11:18:12 AM PDT · by DFG · 10 replies
    NY Post ^ | 10/23/12 | Charles Gasparino
    James Biden isn’t a big name in the business of residential housing development, so what exactly qualifies him to work at a construction company and share in the winnings of a $1.5 billion project to build affordable homes in Iraq? If you said it has something to do with his last name, the one shared by his older brother Vice President Joe Biden, you wouldn’t be far off. At least that’s the guess of some Wall Street analysts who cover the Marlton, NJ-based company Hill International and think they’ve seen yet another sordid tale of crony capitalism. Hill has been...
  • Veep Says Planned Parenthood Performing Illegal Abortions

    10/21/2012 2:52:16 PM PDT · by John Semmens · 6 replies
    Semi-News/Semi-Satire ^ | 20 Oct 2012 | John Semmens
    Though he has been insisting that Planned Parenthood is barred by law from performing abortions, Vice-President Joe Biden says he was stunned to find out that the organization has actually aborted nearly a million babies over the past three years. “You mean, all this time they’ve been lying to us?” an incredulous Biden asked after being confronted with the statistics. “Barack and I thought they were giving women mammy-grams. That’s what we were told.” A bemused Anderson Cooper, anchor of the CNN news show Anderson Cooper 360°, asked Biden, “What’s a mammy-gram?” “It’s a kind of medical read-out that shows...
  • Miami archdiocese sues over 'real threat' from HHS mandate

    10/20/2012 7:29:34 AM PDT · by NYer · 12 replies
    cna ^ | October 19, 2012 | Carl Bunderson
    Archbishop Thomas Wenski speaks during an Oct. 19, 2012 press conference on the HHS lawsuit by the Archdiocese of Miami. Credit: Ana Rodriguez-Soto/Florida Catholic. Miami, Fla., Oct 19, 2012 / 03:19 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Archdiocese of Miami and two other Catholic entities filed a lawsuit today against the HHS mandate, adding to the dozens of lawsuits already filed in the matter. “The HHS mandate represents a real threat … we cannot just sit back and let our religious freedoms be taken away from us,” Archbishop Thomas G. Wenski of Miami told CNA Oct. 19. Bolstering Catholic identity and...
  • Biden's Abortion Gaffe: Tells WI audience “Under Law Planned Parenthood Can’t Perform Abortions”

    10/20/2012 5:53:55 AM PDT · by oneprolifewoman · 11 replies
    Campaigning in Wisconsin, pro-abortion Vice President Joe Biden misled voters today by saying Planned Parenthood, the nation’s biggest abortion business doesn’t do any abortions. “Now these guys pledge that they’re gonna de-fund Planned Parenthood, which under law cannot perform any abortions,” Biden said. The Obama campaign is already having to clean up the misstatement, saying Biden meant to say that, under law, Planned Parenthood can’t use the federal funding it gets to pay for abortions. Planned Parenthood’s own figures show it to be the biggest abortion company in the nation. Planned Parenthood did 329,445 abortions in 2010 while it provided...
  • The Jerk Store Called: They’re running out of Obama-Biden

    10/19/2012 7:22:38 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 28 replies
    The Washington Free Beacon ^ | October 19, 2012 | Matthew Continetti
    Remember when President Barack Obama was likable? Once upon a time the public viewed the incumbent more favorably than his challenger by large margins. These days Obama’s favorable and unfavorable ratings are similar to Mitt Romney’s. The televised debates have unveiled the current administration as alternately listless, manic, angry, soporific, rude, bullying, aloof, and thin-skinned. Americans who have just begun to tune into the election are seeing the president unmediated. They no longer are looking at him through the scrim of fawning press, majestic settings, and roaring crowds. And they are discovering that Obama is not so likable at all....
  • Beau Biden: Dad was having fun in debate, was in command of facts

    10/19/2012 4:09:38 PM PDT · by Republican Wildcat · 21 replies
    CN2 Pure Politics ^ | 10/12/2012 | Ryan Alessi
    DANVILLE — While Republicans described Vice President Joe Biden as being overly aggressive during Thursday night’s debate, Biden’s son chalked it up to his day “enjoying himself” and trying to correct the record. Beau Biden, the attorney general of Delaware, spoke with Pure Politics’ Jacqueline Pitts and other reporters on spin alley after the vice presidential debate between Biden’s father and Republican candidate Paul Ryan. The younger Biden also dismissed critique from GOP surrogates, such as Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul, that his father smiled like a Cheshire cat. Beau Biden also took questions about his upbringing from a Norwegian reporter.
  • Joe Biden Jokes During Women's Breast Cancer Story (video)

    10/19/2012 1:07:39 PM PDT · by Nachum · 20 replies
    readability.com ^ | 10/19/12 | zip
    There is something seriously wrong with this guy.
  • When Liberals Get Religion

    10/19/2012 7:29:26 AM PDT · by rhema · 16 replies
    Real Clear Religion ^ | October 19, 2012 | By Paul Kengor
    Think about this: there have been three presidential/vice-presidential debates thus far, and not one question about Barack Obama's historic advocacy of gay marriage. That seems a rather curious omission given the gravity of the issue. No other issue among the candidates is as transformative as this one. Name another issue that involves completely redefining something as ancient as the Garden of Eden. You can't. The question ought to be asked in the next debate, and, even more intriguingly, within the context of how the two presidential candidates' faith relates to their stance-similar to how Martha Raddatz asked Joe Biden and...
  • Biden: ‘How Many of You Know Someone who Served in Iraq or Iran?’

    10/19/2012 4:14:46 AM PDT · by MuttTheHoople
    Washington Free Beacon ^ | October 18, 2012 3:55 pm | Washington Free Beacon Staff
    Vice President Joe Biden asked supporters Thursday at a Nevada campaign event, “How many of you know someone who served in Iraq or Iran?” Biden was joined at the event by Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and embattled Senate candidate Rep. Shelley Berkley. At Biden’s question, Reid raised his hand.
  • Americans get killed, it's not optimal or binders full of women...which is worse?

    10/18/2012 4:31:10 PM PDT · by barryobi · 12 replies
    me | 10/18/2012 | barryobi
    Which is worse, Barry saying 'when four Americans get killed, it's not optimal' or Romney saying he wanted 'binders full of women' to be able to find more qulaified women to put in his cabinet?
  • Biden: 'How Many of You Know Someone Who Served in Iraq or Iran?'

    10/18/2012 1:29:41 PM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 39 replies
    Biden: 'How Many of You Know Someone Who Served in Iraq or Iran?' Daniel Halper October 18, 2012 3:45 PM At a campaign event today, Vice President Joe Biden asked the audience, "How many of you know someone who served in Iraq or Iran?" Senate majority leader Harry Reid raised his hand.
  • Romney gains a point post-debate in Gallup, up 7 (So much for Re-Energized Barack Obama)

    10/18/2012 12:19:46 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 17 replies
    Hot Air ^ | October 18, 2012 | Ed Morrissey
    So much for Re-Energized Barack Obama. Gallup’s seven-day tracking poll picked up its first post-debate day of polling — and Mitt Romney added a point to his lead among likely voters. He’s now up 52-45. Obama did pick up a point among registered voters, but still trails by a point, 48/47. He also went from +4 to +6 on his job approval among all adults, now at 50/44, but that isn’t helping much among likely voters, as the rolling average shows. When Romney took a six-point lead in yesterday’s tracking poll results, Washington Post analyst Aaron Blake cautioned to wait...
  • Biden makes odd joke about binders, says Romney should’ve come to his house

    10/17/2012 5:31:21 PM PDT · by Nachum · 17 replies
    The Right Scoop ^ | 10/17/12 | staff
    The left is trying to turn this ‘binders’ comment by Romney into some sorta gaffee or something. I mean, it’s so stupid that it’s almost funny. And here’s Biden’s attempt from today:
  • Biased Moderator, Candy Crowley, Sides Incorrectly with Obama

    10/17/2012 1:01:27 PM PDT · by grundle · 25 replies
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vqU-bF5K8D4
  • Sources: Joe Biden likened tea partiers to terrorists (flashback)

    10/17/2012 6:44:37 AM PDT · by bronxville · 2 replies
    politico ^ | 08-01-2012 | JONATHAN ALLEN and JOHN BRESNAHAN
    Vice President Joe Biden joined House Democrats in lashing tea party Republicans Monday, accusing them of having “acted like terrorists” in the fight over raising the nation’s debt limit, according to several sources in the room. Biden was agreeing with a line of argument made by Rep. Mike Doyle (D-Pa.) at a two-hour, closed-door Democratic Caucus meeting. “We have negotiated with terrorists,” an angry Doyle said, according to sources in the room. “This small group of terrorists have made it impossible to spend any money.” Biden, driven by his Democratic allies’ misgivings about the debt-limit deal, responded: “They have acted...
  • In VP Debate, Biden Seemed to Overstate His Role in Social Security Reform

    10/16/2012 4:39:15 PM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 10 replies
    ABC News ^ | October 16, 2012 | by Jake Tapper
    During the vice presidential debate last week, Vice President Joe Biden seemed to significantly overstate his role in the 1983 negotiations over Social Security. Asked about Medicare reform, the vice president said, “Look, I was there when we did that with Social Security in 1983. I was one of eight people sitting in the room that included Tip O’Neill negotiating with President Reagan." But according to the historical record, Biden was not one of the small group of people in “the room,” or in “the meeting” — nor was he even a key player in reforms. The vice president’s office...
  • Hillary Does Not Take Responsibility for Benghazi Attack. Transcript

    10/16/2012 10:35:03 AM PDT · by xzins · 22 replies
    Freeper Editorial | 16 Oct 12 | Xzins
    Reporter Question: You say you don’t want to play a blame game, but certainly there’s a blame game going on in Washington. In fact, during the presidential debate, Vice President Biden said “We didn’t know.” …White House officials calling around saying “Hey, this is a state department function.”… Are they throwing you under the bus? Hillary Clinton: Oh, of course not, you know -- look I take responsibility. I’m in charge of the state department – 60,000+ people all over the world, 275 posts. Uhh..the president and the vice-president , uh, certainly wouldn’t be…uhh…knowledgeable about specific decisions that are made...
  • Clinton says Benghazi consulate security was her responsibility (Foxnews today)

    10/16/2012 2:09:47 PM PDT · by Ernest_at_the_Beach · 23 replies
    Foxnews AP ^ | October 16, 2012
    LIMA, Peru –  U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton repeated on Tuesday her statement taking sole responsibility for security at all of America's diplomatic missions, an attempt to clear a political obstacle for her boss, President Barack Obama ahead of his second debate with Republican Mitt Romney."I take responsibility," Clinton said in a written statement. "I'm in charge of the State Department's 60,000-plus people all over the world (at) 275 posts."She would not answer questions on her statement.With only weeks before the presidential election, outrage has crystallized around Vice President Joe Biden's claim in last week's debate with...
  • Which Obama Will Show Up Tonight?

    10/16/2012 2:01:45 PM PDT · by joanie-f · 27 replies
    Patriot Post ^ | 16 October, 2012 | Joan Fischer
    One of the incidental, and not often discussed, aspects of the presidential and vice presidential debates is the candidates' change in demeanor and content from one debate to the next. Those sometimes dramatic changes offer us a powerful glimpse into the real character of the candidate. Many pundits have been theorizing that Barack Obama will come out swinging in tonight's debate because he appeared so subdued and reticent in the last one. The public reacted badly to his subdued nature and reticence, and if there's anything that drives Barack Obama's personality and purported policy it is the public's perception of...
  • Colorado bishop: Biden should not receive Communion in my diocese

    10/16/2012 1:26:41 PM PDT · by Morgana · 4 replies
    lsn ^ | 10.16.2012 | Patrick B. Craine
    COLORADO SPRINGS, Oct. 16, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) - The Bishop of Colorado Springs is making headlines after he insisted that Vice President Joe Biden, a pro-abortion Catholic, “should know” he shouldn’t receive Communion if a campaign stop brings him to his diocese. “He should know, and I would do everything I could do to make sure that he knows, he ought not to be receiving Communion,” Bishop Michael Sheridan told the Colorado Springs Gazette earlier this month. “It’s clear to me that the Code of Canon Law, Canon 915, says that a Catholic politician who publicly espouses positions that are contrary,...
  • Barack Obama's Running Mate: A Proven Liar, Coward, and Bully

    10/16/2012 7:54:00 AM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 6 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 9/10/12 | William A. Levinson
    We must say up front that we sympathize with Vice President Biden for the loss of his wife and infant daughter in a 1972 car crash. It is, however, unfortunate that Biden himself lacks the common decency not to misuse and pervert the memory of his spouse and child for political gain, and not to misuse the resources of the U.S. Senate to inflict pain on an innocent family for the same reason. As reported by Inside Edition, a police investigation of the accident showed that Mrs. Biden pulled into an intersection after she failed to notice an oncoming tractor...
  • Joe Biden’s Religion: Catholicism or Leftism? Which faith has hold over Joe Biden’s soul?

    10/16/2012 5:32:59 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 42 replies
    National Review ^ | 10/16/2012 | Dennis Prager
    In the vice-presidential debate, the two candidates, both Roman Catholics, were asked about their religious beliefs, about how those beliefs impact their political positions, and specifically about abortion. This was the response of Vice President Joe Biden: My religion defines who I am. And I’ve been a practicing Catholic my whole life. And it has particularly informed my social doctrine. Catholic social doctrine talks about taking care of those who — who can’t take care of themselves, people who need help.With regard to abortion, I accept my church’s position on abortion as a — what we call de fide...
  • The Longest Yarn… JOE BIDEN CAUGHT IN LIE – Said He Played College Football – He Didn’t

    10/15/2012 7:12:48 PM PDT · by markomalley · 47 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 10/15/12 | Jim Hoft
    Friday Night LiesCapitalist PreservationForward– During a campaign stop in Athens, Ohio, on Saturday September 8, Vice President Joe Biden said the last time he was in the town, playing against the Ohio University football team on October 19, 1963, he almost got arrested for walking into a girls’ dormitory. It’s a good story. It’s just not true… at all. Shawn at Free Republic discovered that Joe Biden did not play football at the University of Delaware in 1961, 1962, 1963, or 1964, according to past yearbooks.The 1984 University of Delaware yearbook included an interview with Joe Biden. It’s Biden first...
  • Ryan’s Debate Strategy

    10/15/2012 6:47:49 PM PDT · by afraidfortherepublic · 57 replies
    National Review ^ | 10-15-12 | Bob Costa
    Did Paul Ryan prepare for Biden’s bluster? You bet, his aides say, and they credit Ted Olson, a former United States solicitor general, for coaching the Republican veep candidate. For weeks, the 72-year-old Olson played Biden during mock debates. During intense 90-minute sessions, Olson mimicked every mannerism of the vice president, from his hand gestures to his sneer.
  • Bishop to Biden: Don't take communion in Colorado Springs

    10/15/2012 5:35:23 PM PDT · by Nachum · 49 replies
    Examiner.com ^ | 10/15/12 | Gunner Stanson
    The Catholic Diocese of Colorado Springs has thrown down the guantlet to Vice President Joe Biden -- don't come here and expect to partake in Holy Communion. It seems Bishop Michael Sheridan, the person in charge of Catholics in Colorado Springs, doesn't approve of Biden's stance on abortion. The Bishop, following church doctrine, is opposed to abortion. Biden, meanwhile, has said he doesn't support the practice, but doesn't believe it should be illegal. In 2007 Sheridan wrote: "Any Catholic politicians who advocate for abortion, for illicit stem cell research or for any form of euthanasia ipso facto place themselves outside...
  • Does This Explain Something? UPDATE: What a Cover-Up Looks Like (Florida and Ohio news)

    10/15/2012 2:06:39 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 9 replies
    The Other McCain ^ | October 15, 2012 | Robert Stacy McCain
    Why is Obama still leading Mitt Romney in Ohio, but trailing in Florida? This puzzle might be explained by the early blitz of attack ads the Obama campaign laid down against Romney in Ohio back in May and June, which created a sort of “opinion deficit” that Romney has had to try to make up during the past four months. Yet Obama also hit Mitt early in Florida, and Romney has bounced back pretty strong there in the past two weeks. Is it Libya? And is it possible that the deadly Bungle in Benghazi has raised concerns about the administration’s...
  • Biden: Planned Parenthood ‘Under Law Cannot Perform Any Abortion;’ Planned Parenthood: We did.....

    10/15/2012 10:10:30 AM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 7 replies
    Biden: Planned Parenthood ‘Under Law Cannot Perform Any Abortion;’ Planned Parenthood: We Did 985,731 In 3 Years By Terence P. Jeffrey October 15, 2012 (CNSNews.com) - Vice President Joe Biden said at the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse on Friday that Planned Parenthood “under law cannot perform any abortion.” Planned Parenthood itself has published fact sheets indicating that it did 985,731 abortions in just the three years from 2008 through 2010. These included 324,008 abortion in 2008, 332,278 abortions in 2009, and 329,445 abortions in 2010. Biden made his remark in response to former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney position that he would...
  • Missing in Action: Stimulus Sheriff Joe Biden

    10/15/2012 9:49:47 AM PDT · by lowbridge · 6 replies
    Michelle Malkin ^ | october 14, 2012 | Michelle Malkin
    Remember when President Obama bragged about Joe Biden’s fiscal discipline cred in 2009? “To you, he’s Mr. Vice President, but around the White House, we call him the Sheriff,” Obama warned government employees. “Because if you’re misusing taxpayer money, you’ll have to answer to him.” Fast-forward to 2012. Call in the search teams. Since being appointed the nation’s stimulus spending cop, Sheriff Joe has taken a permanent donut break. He’s AWOL on oversight. In fact, he’s been bubble-wrapped, boxed and kept completely out of sight. The garrulous gaffe machine hasn’t sat down for a national media interview in five months....
  • Feds have more than 1,900 investigations open into alleged stimulus wrongdoing

    10/15/2012 9:00:29 AM PDT · by yoe · 11 replies
    Washington Guardian ^ | October 15, 2012 | John Solomon
    The government’s chief spending watchdogs have already secured nearly 600 convictions and judgments against people and companies accused of misusing stimulus funds and have a whopping 1,900 investigations currently open into possible wrongdoing, officials say. The wave of scrutiny more than three years after the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act was passed by Congress early in the Obama administration means the question of how money was managed early in the program is certain to extend well into the next year as many of the current investigations come to conclusion.[snip] (An Inside Look at Recovery Oversight)
  • In Feb, 1988 Joe Biden had a brain aneurysm: did we see its lingering effect during the debate?

    10/15/2012 7:46:47 AM PDT · by jmaroneps37 · 29 replies
    coachisright.com ^ | OCTOBER 15TH, 2012 | Kevin “Coach” Collins
    By On February 12, 1988 Joe Biden underwent surgery to repair an aneurysm had done to his brain. Blood was leaking in his brain and it required an immediate operation. His condition was so serious that he received Last Rites from a Catholic priest. May 4, 1988 he underwent second surgery to continue the process of putting his brain back into working order. Based on his performance in last week’s Vice Presidential debate these procedures may not have been entirely successful. Full recovery from any kind of a medical episode involving a brain aneurysm is never a sure thing. “Recovery...
  • Biden’s Private Reality (Counting the number of dishonest statements he made in the debate)

    10/15/2012 6:44:18 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 3 replies
    National Review ^ | 10/15/2012 | The Editors
    Joe Biden’s career of intellectual dishonesty is one step short of the Aristotelian ideal: It has a beginning (his law-school plagiarism) and a middle (his later campaign-trail plagiarism), but his performance in the recent debate suggests that it is without end. From misrepresenting Paul Ryan’s legislative record to telling bald-faced lies about his own, the vice president offered a master class in the art of deception. The Iraq War and the expenses associated with it have become politically unpopular; the same is true to a lesser extent of the war in Afghanistan. Biden blasted Ryan for “voting to put two...
  • Biden's Abortion Blarney

    10/15/2012 6:28:58 AM PDT · by Paladins Prayer · 10 replies
    American Thinker ^ | October 15, 2012 | Selwyn Duke
    When Joe Biden was asked about abortion in the vice-presidential debate last Thursday, he replied with what, in part, has become boilerplate. "I accept my church's position on abortion..." he said. "Life begins at conception; that's the church's judgment. I accept it in my personal life; I just refuse to impose that on others, unlike my friend here, the congressman [Paul Ryan]." The personally-opposed, no-values-imposed (PONVI) argument is nothing new. For instance, consider the following version of a typical pro-abortion appeal: If each person will only agree to mind his own business, and leave his neighbors alone, there will be...
  • Barone: Biden and Obama run a campaign fit for the 1980s

    10/14/2012 9:05:17 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 2 replies
    The Washington Examiner ^ | October 13, 2012 | Michael Barone
    When a politician is in trouble, he usually falls back on what he knows best -- the world he saw around him when he entered into political awareness as a young adult. That's what seems to have happened to the Democratic ticket after Barack Obama's disastrous performance in the Denver debate Oct. 3. So Obama on the campaign trail and Joe Biden in the vice presidential debate fell back on what they know from their formative political years. At least that's the best explanation I can come up with for the Obama campaign's obsession with Big Bird. On the campaign...
  • Interrupting Joe (Compilation from VP Debate)

    10/14/2012 7:53:15 PM PDT · by Joachim · 8 replies
    Vimeo ^ | 10/12/2012 | Ryan ONiel
    To see a video compilation and count of 85 Biden interruptions from the VP debate, click the source URL.
  • Hillary’s choice

    10/14/2012 7:48:18 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 47 replies
    Tea Party Nation ^ | October 14, 2012 | Judson Phillips
    I don’t often give Democrats advice but when I do, it is good advice. Hillary Clinton has a choice she has to make. This one should seem like an obvious choice. It is a tough choice but obvious. What is it? Barack Obama is throwing Hillary under the bus. Obama cannot accept blame for anything and his handling of the Benghazi Consulate attack has been nothing short of disastrous. Obama not only lied about the attack, he blamed the violence on an idiotic video instead of its real cause, Islamic terrorism. Unfortunately for Obama, the scandal is blowing up in...
  • Questions on Benghazi

    10/14/2012 6:58:58 PM PDT · by cdchik123 · 60 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 10/14/12 | Jennifer Rubin
    Where is CIA Director Gen. David Petraeus? He seems to be the missing man in the unfolding Benghazi debacle. It is his agency, among others, which is being fingered by the White House for getting the Libya attack wrong. However, we know that within a very short time after the murder of our ambassador (an extraordinary occurrence) and others, our intelligence community did have the story straight: This was an organized al-Qaeda attack. Is he to preside over a witchhunt? Or is he, who to date has been one of the most respected national security officials, going to be instrumental...
  • Ryan's Reason Contrasts Biden's Buffoonery

    10/14/2012 11:17:47 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 11 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | October 14, 2012 | Debra J. Saunders
    Over the next few days, news media and Republicans will share video snippets of Thursday night's vice presidential debate. Voters will get an extra helping of Vice President Joe Biden chuckling, interrupting, laughing, mugging, smirking and otherwise behaving completely inappropriately. What Team Obama described as "just Joe being Joe" steadily devolved into Joe just being creepy. A CNN poll showed Rep. Paul Ryan winning the debate within the margin of error. A CBS News poll of uncommitted voters reported that 50 percent thought Biden won; 31 percent thought Ryan won; and 19 percent judged the debate a tie. But I...
  • Did Biden call Martha Raddatz "Honey" during the debate?

    10/14/2012 2:03:47 PM PDT · by cruise_missile · 25 replies
    October 14, 2012 | self
    I just heard on a talk show on Fox that Biden called Martha Raddatz "Honey" during the debate. If a Republican had done that it would have been wall to wall news.
  • Joe Biden, 'Practicing Catholic'

    10/14/2012 11:53:47 AM PDT · by jazusamo · 41 replies
    American Thinker ^ | October 14, 2012 | Jeannie DeAngelis
    Amid all the smirking, chortling, and "give me a break, kid" sniggering that ill-mannered Joe Biden exhibited at the 2012 vice presidential debate, when he piously explained his stance on abortion, he exposed in totality the hypocrisy of liberal thinking. Toward the end of the debate, Biden's friend and one time houseguest, moderator Martha Raddatz, posed the following question to the candidates: "We have two Catholic candidates ... [a]nd I would like to ask you both to tell me what role your religion has played in your own personal views on abortion[.]" After Paul Ryan expressed how personal faith impacts...
  • Dems finally go bonkers

    10/14/2012 6:29:14 AM PDT · by Evil Slayer · 50 replies
    NY Post ^ | October 14, 2012 | MICHAEL GOODWIN
    After enduring three days of outlandish claims and grievances about American life at the Charlotte convention, I wrote that “something shocking is happening to the Democratic Party.” Five weeks later, I must amend the observation. The soul-sapping transformation is no longer “happening.” It is complete. The Democratic Party has lost its mind and its way. Its political philosophy of inclusion and progress has been consumed by virulent strains of anger, dishonesty and intolerance. Its leaders don’t just want to win an election; they want to silence any American who disagrees with them. Consider the latest evidence. The White House, on...
  • Blame Is Not A Platform

    10/14/2012 6:14:26 AM PDT · by gotribe · 10 replies
    Zerohedge ^ | 10/13/2012 | Graham Summers
    First off, Obama and Biden ran for the job of managing the US economy in 2008. This is literally the JOB they APPLIED FOR. SNIP On top of this, by blaming someone else for state of the US economy in 2009, the Obama administration reveals point blank that it surrounded itself with people who didn’t foresee the Crisis coming.
  • Saturday Night Live too PC to be funny with a Democrat White House

    10/13/2012 8:49:17 PM PDT · by winner3000 · 18 replies
    Self ^ | 10/13/2012 | Winner3000
    I went to Hulu and watched the SNL skit of the Obama/Romney debate. They made Romney into the unlikable person, made him say the most outrageously false statements such as he killed Osama bin Laden (Romney lied-straight out of the DNC talking points), and even had Obama being excused for his performance because he was thinking about what gift to get to his wife on their anniversary (such a romantic fellow!) and SNL even made a centerpiece of Al Gore's buffoonish excuse that Obama was affected by the altitude. I just turned off SNL after I watched their skit on...
  • In Radio Interview Obama Weighs in on Mariah Carey vs. Nicki Minaj, Biden, and Debate Performance

    10/13/2012 6:28:19 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 12 replies
    ABC News ^ | October 13, 2012 | Jake Tapper
    President Obama appeared on the Miami radio station Y100 Friday, where he weighed in on the Mariah Carey v. Nicki Minaj feud, was asked whether Vice President Joe Biden should shave his head to look more authoritative, and said he should have brought up Mitt Romney’s “47 percent” video tape during the presidential debate because “the media’s attention span is fairly short.” The president spoke with DJ Michael “Yo” Simmons, the self-billed “Half-Black Brother with a Korean Mother” who also does stand-up and serves as a celebrity correspondent on E! News. “If you want to get out the vote, the...
  • Jill Biden to campaign in Minnesota (Huh?)

    10/13/2012 5:56:04 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 33 replies
    Minnesota Public Radio ^ | October 13, 2012 | Tom Scheck
    Jill Biden, the wife of Vice President Joe Biden, will campaign in Minnesota next week. Events aren't finalized but a Democratic official says Biden will campaign in Minneapolis and Duluth on Oct. 19 and Oct. 20. This will be Jill Biden's second campaign stop in Minnesota since Labor Day. The announcement comes on the same day that Paul Ryan, the Republican nominee for Vice President, is scheduled to hold a private fundraiser in Minneapolis. Guests are being asked to give at least $1,000 to attend the event. Couples who give $25,000 can attend a private dinner with Ryan. Ryan has...
  • Vanity: This Airtran Commercial Reminds Me of Biden's Debate Performance

    10/13/2012 3:28:36 PM PDT · by FtrPilot · 5 replies
    Airtran Commercial ^ | 10/13/2012 | FtrPilot
    This Airtran Commercial Reminds Me of Biden's Debate Performance