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  • Arrested illegals who were released charged with 16,226 subsequent crimes

    08/09/2012 2:10:24 PM PDT · by neverdem · 10 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 08/09/2012 | Neil Munro
    President Barack Obama‘s decision not to deport some arrested illegal immigrants has enabled a crime wave — but no American or immigrant victims have been publicly identified, and GOP politicians have mostly remained mute. Illegal aliens who have been released from custody between 2008 and mid-2011 have been charged with 16,226 subsequent crimes, including 19 murders, 142 sex crimes and thousands of drunk-driving offenses, drug-crimes and felonies, according to a new report from the nonpartisan Congressional Research Service.“Rather than protect the American people he was elected to serve, President Obama has imposed a policy that allows thousands of illegal immigrants...
  • It starts: first Asian bank mulls British exit from the EU

    08/09/2012 1:20:30 PM PDT · by bruinbirdman · 2 replies
    The Telegraph ^ | 8/9/2012 | Ambrose Evans-Pritchard
    So we have a new term: BRIXIT. Japan's biggest bank Nomura has issued an 11-page study evaluating the likelihood that the UK will leave the European Union entirely or partly. Events could accelerate as soon as this autumn if eurozone woes force the Government to commit to a firm date for a BRIXIT referendum. "The effect a looser relationship with the EU would have on the UK economy in general and on the financial services sector in the UK in particular is not clear at this time, even though British eurosceptics argue that being freed from EU regulation would...
  • America Most Choose To Serve God Or Obama. God Sets Free. Obama Enslaves.

    08/09/2012 12:01:18 PM PDT · by Armaggedon · 11 replies
    Are there enough righteous people in America serving God in love, truth and life, to save her from destruction? Or has the hypnotic cult of Obama turned America to worship Obama in hate, lies and death? Are we in a time of testing as was Sodom and Gomorrah before us? Obama employs hypnotic suggestion to gain power over the masses and enslave America to his will. Obama repeats his lies again and again until he infects his victims with hate so they want to believe the obvious lies Obama pours forth like a rancid river. Obama is always caught spouting...
  • CARTOON: Mansquito!

    08/09/2012 11:51:19 AM PDT · by daletoons · 9 replies
    Out of Order Blog ^ | 8-9-12 | Dale
    NASA has come a long way since 1968, when they were sued by Madalyn Murray O'Hair for the Apollo 8 crew's reading of the first 10 verses of Genesis, as they viewed the Earth from Lunar orbit. Today the great technological achievements of the agency are overshadowed by an increasingly anti-God mindset that pervades the scientific community as a whole. A recent example is the purge of Intelligent Design proponent, David Coppedge from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Talk about being lost in space, it's as if Dr. Smith has been put in charge of the mission. Warning, warning, Will Robinson!...
  • 93 reasons why Obama supporters should switch to Gary Johnson or Jill Stein

    08/09/2012 11:40:55 AM PDT · by grundle · 7 replies
    93 reasons why Obama supporters should switch to Gary Johnson or Jill Stein
  • Young Entrepreneuress Opts For Body Over Brains

    08/09/2012 11:23:42 AM PDT · by CHRISTIAN DIARIST · 12 replies
    The Christian Diarist ^ | August 9, 2012 | JP
    I caught a segment on the Phoenix local news about the Grand Opening of Barista Caf, which welcomes its first patrons this upcoming Sunday. I wondered why the opening of yet another coffee shop would generate such buzz. As it turns out, Barista Caf is not the usual coffee shop. Its competition is not Starbucks or Peets or Coffee Beanery. No, its targeting the market served by such franchises as Hooters, Twin Peaks and Tilted Kilt (which also got its start in Arizona). Thats because Barista Caf is a bikini coffee shop, one of the nations first, if not the...
  • What really happened at the homosexual 'kiss-in' at Chick-fil-A in Massachusetts

    08/09/2012 11:19:58 AM PDT · by massmike · 38 replies ^ | 08/09/2012 | n/a
    That evening at the Burlington Mall food court, the first things one noticed were some uniformed Burlington police and also several uniformed mall cops. The mall cops approached anyone they suspected was a reporter and told them they couldn't take photos or videos. (For the flood of people on "Appreciation Day" there were no police that we could see and maybe three mall cops. And lots of people took photos and videos the entire time with no trouble.) Around 7:45 pm about a dozen or so activists suddenly came marching into the food court and gathered in front of Chick-fil-A....
  • Ripping A Lib Blogger Who Rips Mitt on Wind Power

    08/09/2012 10:44:30 AM PDT · by rightjb · 20 replies ^ | 8-9-2012 | PolitiJim (@politiJim)
    Fellow blogger Jenny Craig (if that is her real name) asks the question, “Why Do Conservative Wingbags Hate Wind Energy?” Assuming that she is talking about wind power and not harnessing the flatulence of bovine bowel activity, I’m more than willing to help a fellow ranter out by answering her question. God knows SOMEONE needs to school her.She leaps off of Romney’s recent policy position that he wants to do away with wind energy tax incentives. She believes Romney (and by association every member of the GOP) are suddenly disconnected from scientific and economic reality for the following reasons:...
  • Grand Traverse Residents 'Occupy' the Boardman

    08/09/2012 10:38:53 AM PDT · by MichCapCon · 7 replies
    Michigan Capitol Confidential ^ | 8/7/2012 | Bruce Walker
    Tearing a page out of the Occupy Wall Street playbook, concerned Grand Traverse County residents are employing a similar strategy this weekend. The residents initiated Occupy the Boardman at the Brown Bridge Dam on Friday, Aug. 3, in order to raise awareness of the environmental and ecological damage initiated by the drawdown of impounded water between three of the Boardman River dams. In addition, OTB is protesting the proposed removal of the dams, which they assert would release trapped toxic sediments from the impoundments into the Grand Traverse County watershed; further destroy property values of landowners who have owned homes...
  • Hiding the truth: no new polls of Black, Jewish or union voters in two months

    08/09/2012 10:34:45 AM PDT · by jmaroneps37 · 17 replies ^ | August 9, 2012 | Kevin "Coach" Collins
    There are lots of ways the media can distort the truth. Remember the Public Policy Polling (PPP) survey of North Carolina voters following Barack Obamas evolution on Gay marriage? A June PPP survey contained glaringly bad news for Obama. While PPPs May survey showed Obama winning Black voters support by the normal 87/11 by June that number had shifted to 76/20 and Obamas approval rating among African Americans had gone from 86% to 77% with Romneys approval among Black North Carolinians doubling to 18% - which makes a 20% Black vote for him in the Tar Heel State quite believable....
  • For Reasoning People: An Open Letter to the Supreme Court Justices

    08/09/2012 10:34:39 AM PDT · by scottjewell · 6 replies ^ | Aug 8 2012 | Peter LeBarbara/John J McCartney, Jr
    8/8/2012 By Peter La Barbera and John J. McCartney, Jr. -Americans for Truth About Homosexuality (AFTAH) An Open Letter to the Supreme Court Justices Soon, same-sex "marriage" will come before the Court: Consider these nine reasons you should uphold traditional marriage. One: A man is not a woman (and vice versa), a reality denied implicitly by same-sex "marriage" proponents. Since Abraham's time, using a man as a woman has been called sodomy. Why should a court make it the basis for the most important social relationship? Is there a civil right to function as the opposite sex in a relationship?...
  • Left-wing Super PAC Hopes Bogus Racism Claim Unseats Joe Walsh (Applying the Alinsky method)

    08/09/2012 10:08:55 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 9 replies
    PJ Media ^ | August 9, 2012 | Matthew Vadum
    A wealthy left-wing super PAC is targeting Tea Party-backed Congressman Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) for defeat because in the eyes of liberal activists hes racist.Just how racist is he?Incredibly racist, professional left-wing organizer Becky Bond told attendees at the Campaign for Americas Futures recent Take Back the American Dream conference in the nations capital. Bond is president of the well-funded Credo SuperPAC, an outgrowth of Credo Mobile, the wireless reseller that donates part of its profits to leftist groups such as the George Soros-funded Media Matters for America, the ACORN-affiliated Project Vote, Color of Change, and the Sierra Club Foundation.Bonds accusations...
  • Border Patrol whistle blowers hand election to Romney, IF he'll take it!

    08/09/2012 10:04:51 AM PDT · by Oldpuppymax · 4 replies
    Coach is Right ^ | 8/9/2012 | Doug Book
    Union heads of both the ICE and Border Patrol Councils have stated that Barack Hussein Obama has deliberately handed a get out of jail free card to illegal alien criminals. In June, Obama bypassed Congress, issuing an unconstitutional executive order which requires Border Patrol agents to release illegal aliens who CLAIM to have: come to the United States under the age of 16 and are not more than 30; lived in the U.S. for five straight years; are currently in school of have graduated high school; obtained a GED or been honorably discharged from the military; or have not been...
  • Atheist Tolerance Revealed

    08/09/2012 10:03:00 AM PDT · by Leigh Patrick Sullivan · 32 replies
    The Moderate Separatist ^ | August 9, 2012 | Leigh Patrick Sullivan
    It began innocently enough: a little unscientific sociological experiment born out of a coffee chat with a friend. How are Christians viewed in todays modern society? The question was stored in the back of my mind for quite a while, waiting for the right moment to be revealed. Social media presented the opportunity to get the ball rolling, and roll it did. A Twitter re-tweet from an atheist telling a person of faith your God isnt real. The arrogance of the statement was obvious. A mortal human believed she possessed the knowledge to single-handedly discount the possibility of a higher...
  • The Mitt Romney Obamas lapdog press doesnt want you to know

    08/09/2012 9:57:31 AM PDT · by Starman417 · 4 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 08-09-12 | DrJohn
    Mitt Romney has been called a "vulture capitalist" and even a "murderer" by Obama sycophants and the press does little to disabuse voters of it. CJ gave us ten reasons for liberals to hate Mitt Romney and I'd like to expand even more on that. There's a lot more to Mitt Romney than the Obama press allows. The Bain Story- the real one Given the political controversy over private equity and Mitt Romneys tenure at Bain Capital, its worth taking time to ask, how did Bain Capital perform for its investors? To get some perspective, its first worth acknowledging that...
  • High-ranking Mexican drug cartel member makes explosive allegation: Fast and Furious is not ...

    08/09/2012 9:09:10 AM PDT · by EveningStar · 106 replies
    The Blaze ^ | August 9, 2012 | Jason Howerton
    A high-ranking Mexican drug cartel operative currently in U.S. custody is making startling allegations that the failed federal gun-walking operation known as Fast and Furious isnt what you think it is. It wasnt about tracking guns, it was about supplying them all part of an elaborate agreement between the U.S. government and Mexicos powerful Sinaloa Cartel to take down rival cartels.
  • Missouri's Right to Pray Amendment

    08/09/2012 9:00:42 AM PDT · by Guido2012 · 10 replies
    Set Our Children Free ^ | 8/9/12 | Tony Caruso
    An extremely important election was held in Missouri on Tuesday, August 7th, but it didnt involve any primary candidates for elective office. And if you havent heard about it, its because most of the lame-stream media has blacked out an idea could gain momentum. On the ballot in Missouri was a proposed Amendment 2 to the state constitution that protects residents rights to express religious beliefs in the public square. The most incredible (and therefore newsworthy) thing about this referendum, is that it passed by a 5 to 1 margin! You heard that correctly, 5 to 1, i.e. 83% for...
  • Look At What Allen West Did To Tick Off The Black Caucus!

    08/09/2012 8:35:17 AM PDT · by yoe · 16 replies
    Freedom Outpost ^ | August 8, 2012 | Tim Brown
    Rep. Allen West (R-FL) is someone I really like. I like that he says what he thinks and doesnt mind if it ticks off the left. Apparently he made a nice gesture of providing free food for the Black Caucus. Instead of the Black Caucus being thankful that someone else provided food for them, they were offended. Why? Because what Rep. West sent them were Chick-Fil-A biscuits! Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-FL) said that it was a deliberate attempt to offend the members of the Congressional Black Caucus. We have a rotation in the Congressional Black Caucus where every member provides...
  • Blind to the truth about Islam; Lieberman is cheering for the Muslim Brotherhood in Syria

    08/09/2012 8:24:52 AM PDT · by jmaroneps37 · 9 replies ^ | August 9, 2012 | Kevin "Coach" Collins
    Joe Lieberman is a curious little man. He professes a love for America and Israel, yet his basic liberalism seems to have blinded him to the danger of Islamic terrorism. Tuesday the Democrat Connecticut Senator displayed his naivety when he told an interviewer, Id like to see us take a side. I dont think its enough for us to say Assad should go, Assads a dictator We have a moral responsibility and a strategic opportunity to do more than what were doing there [ in Syria]. Okay this is standard liberal drivel, but what he says next is...
  • Crist and Nelson: Two Tax Hiking Peas in a Pod

    08/09/2012 8:24:46 AM PDT · by 92nina · 4 replies
    ATR ^ | 2012-08-03 | Paul Blair
    Former Governor Charlie Crist has formally announced his support for Democrat Senator Bill Nelson. For Florida voters who were tricked into supporting the so-called Republican Governor who promised not to raise taxes and then did just that, this should come as no surprise. When Crist ran for Governor, he signed the Taxpayer Protection Pledge to Florida voters, promising to oppose any and all efforts to raise taxes. When he was confronted with the need to make a decision on tax hikes and spending cuts, however, Governor Crist broke his promise to Florida taxpayers and signed a budget that included $2.2...
  • MOOchele Doesn't Get Paid, Boo Hoo Hoo, But She Might Be Packin'

    08/09/2012 8:24:33 AM PDT · by NOBO2012 · 14 replies
    Michelle Obama's Mirror ^ | 8-9-2012 | MOTUS
    I have to make it quick today I have an appointment over at Langley to re-qualify for my concealed carry permit and Super-Secret Service Double-Agent badge. I leave you to contemplate this blockbuster revelation from Big Guy: Lady M is not getting compensated fairly for her many First Lady responsibilities! I guess its part of the Republicans War on Women. ...No kidding: being First Lady is waaay tougher than that job as VP of Community Relations at the University of Chicago. And Lady M made $317,000 (plus perks) for her services there, after Senator Big Guy got UC a...
  • Why Chinas Rise May Have Already Peaked

    08/09/2012 7:59:44 AM PDT · by Sir Napsalot · 7 replies
    The Diplomat ^ | 8-9-2012 | Minxin Pei
    .... Has China's rise peaked? If one were to pose this question a few years ago, he would probably be laughed out of the room. The conventional wisdom then was that China's rise was certain to continue. But today, this question is very much on everyone's mind. What has changed? .... (snip) it may be reasonable to argue that the Beijing Olympics in 2008 symbolically marked the peaking of Chinese power. Everything began to go downhill afterwards. Caught up in the global economic crisis, the Chinese economy has never fully recovered its momentum. To be sure, Beijing's stimulus package of...
  • New York Frees Mob Hitman Kayo Konigsberg

    08/09/2012 7:21:55 AM PDT · by AtlasStalled · 7 replies
    Friends of Ours ^ | 08/09/2012 | Friends of Ours
    The New York Division of Parole has taken pity on mob hitman Harold "Kayo" Konigsberg, and it has released the 86-year-old killer who promptly scurried from his drab prison cell in the Empire State to a plush gated community in the Sunshine State as reported by John Marzulli for the Daily News. The Genovese associate was convicted "for the 1961 contract killing of Teamsters big Anthony (Three Fingers) Castellito, on orders from union rival Anthony (Tony Pro) Provenzano," and further "suspected by the feds in as many as 20 other mid-20th century mob hit." Storied mob buster and retired NYPD...
  • Free Contraceptives or Child Support

    08/09/2012 7:02:44 AM PDT · by Mr. K · 6 replies
    The Free Republic ^ | 8/9/2102 | Mr. K
    OK I am not fond of vanities or posting them, (but I have been known to)... But Ann Coulter made a brilliant point last night that I think went right over Hannity's head. She screamed (literally) at single women, who are shaping up to be a voting block for Obama. She said somethign to the effect that Obama may give them free contractptives but they will lose child-support if their ex does not have a job
  • Book review- Bending the Twig: The Revolution in Education and Its Effect on Our Children

    08/09/2012 6:52:43 AM PDT · by ProgressingAmerica · 17 replies
    'Tis education forms the common mind Just as the twig is bent the tree's inclined - Alexander Pope Progressive education.... what is it? Where does it come from? Is America the only place it's ever been tried? I've made my own attempts to dig into progressive education, but I can only use the internet for my queries. This book titled "Bending the twig; the revolution in education and its effect on our children" is a genuine inquiry based on thoughtful research into the topic using sources I'd probably never have access to. The review for this book comes from a...
  • A Tea Party Creed

    08/09/2012 6:07:07 AM PDT · by cotton1706 · 9 replies
    The turn will come when we entrust the conduct of our affairs to men who understand that their first duty as public officials is to divest themselves of the power they have been given. It will come when Americans, in hundreds of communities throughout the nation, decide to put the man in office who is pledged to enforce the Constitution and restore the Republic. Who will proclaim in a campaign speech: I have little interest in streamlining government or in making it more efficient, for I mean to reduce its size. I do not undertake to promote welfare, for I...
  • The Minority Victim Value Index

    08/09/2012 4:47:51 AM PDT · by expat1000 · 6 replies
    Sultan Knish ^ | Wednesday, August 08, 2012 | Daniel Greenfield
    Toward the end of Animal Farm when the formerly revolutionary seven commandments have been rewritten to "All Animals are Equal... But Some Animals are More Equal than Others", what began with the promise of equality has reverted to an authoritarian caste system. America's civil rights revolution similarly began with, "All Americans are Equal" and ended up with, "All Americans are Equal... But Some Americans are More Equal than Others." Liberals have seized the commanding heights of the moral high ground by presenting themselves as the protectors of minorities and vowing to replace one racist system with an equally racist, anti-racist...
  • It's the Pocketbook Stupid, Not the Economy

    08/09/2012 4:24:23 AM PDT · by xzins · 5 replies
    Bloggers and Personal ^ | Aug 9, 2012 | Xzins
    When the GDP is divided by the rate of inflation, added to the U6 rate, and multiplied by the national budget deficit, what do you get? Answer: a tuned out everyday American. Who knows all of these numbers, how they're manipulated, what day of the month they're released, and how they are different than other similar numbers? Political junkies, policy wonks, and television talking heads. And maybe a few bloggers frequenting the pages of "The Federal Reserve today sent subtle signals to the market by delaying any QE3 action until a later date." After watching voter-on-the-street interviews over the...
  • Join the Romney Rally Saturday in Norfolk

    08/09/2012 4:08:24 AM PDT · by moneyrunner · 34 replies
    The Virginian | 8/9/2012 | Moneyrunner
    This Saturday morning there will be a Romney rally in Norfolk, Virginia at Nauticus. Any Freepers in Tidewater Virginia are especially welcome.
  • Taxpayer ID Numbers Lead To Fraud

    08/09/2012 3:59:21 AM PDT · by LD Jackson · 7 replies
    Political Realities ^ | 08/09/12 | LD Jackson
    One of the biggest arguments used against those of us who try to highlight the problems our country has with illegal immigration is denial. We are often told illegal immigration isn't really a problem, that we are being unfair to a group of people who are only trying to make a better life for themselves and their families. In light of that claim, there is a new report out from the IRS that shows just how much better some non-resident workers are improving their lives, courtesy of the taxpayer ID program and the IRS. By my count, the report detailed...
  • Did Obama kill Brian Terry?

    08/09/2012 3:59:06 AM PDT · by moneyrunner · 10 replies
    The Virginian ^ | 8/9/2012 | Moneyrunner
    Using the logic of the Obama campaign accusing Romney of the death by cancer of Joe Soptics wife, we can with much greater certainty say that Obama killed Brian Terry. Joe Soptics wife died of cancer seven years after Romney left Bain Capital, five years after his plant closed, four years after his wife lost her health insurance because she left the job that gave her health insurance, and also five years after he was offered a buy-out. So if this makes Romney responsible for Soptics wifes death, there is a much more direct line to Obama and the death...
  • Its Not Romneys Hidden Tax Returns; Its Obamas Hidden Past

    08/09/2012 3:13:22 AM PDT · by scottfactor · 5 replies ^ | 08/09/2012 | Ginam Miller
    When several friends sent me e-mails with links to Wayne Allyn Roots column, I knew it was viral, and then sure enough, on Tuesday, Rush featured excerpts of it on his radio show. By now, you may have read Mr. Roots piece which was posted at The Blaze on Monday. The column, titled, Obamas College Classmate: The Obama Scandal is at Columbia, echoes what I have been thinking long before this ridiculously desperate attempt by the Democrats to smear Mitt Romney with a stupidly false accusation about his taxes. How do I know the accusation is false? The pathetic Senate...
  • Das Papieren, Bitte!

    08/09/2012 3:09:37 AM PDT · by Renfield · 31 replies
    Halfpasthuman ^ | 8-6-2012 | Clif High
    It happened to me today; i ran smack into the fascistic wall being built around the USA, formerly known as the 'land of the free'. While ALL of the patriotic rhetoric of my youth is suspect, i had not anticipated ever running into the dreaded 'papers check'...that in the old Nazi movies begins with the phrase: Das papierien, bitte! Of course, they do say, 'please', but it is a command nonetheless. "Hand over your papers!". In this instance it was a drivers license that was demanded, but the sense is the same....das paperien, bitte! Get used to it. For the...
  • 65-yo Granny Squeezes Off a Couple Rounds, has 5 Punk Would-Be Robbers Fighting to Get Out the Door

    08/09/2012 1:02:44 AM PDT · by Reaganite Republican · 10 replies
    Reaganite Republican ^ | August 9, 2012 | Reaganite Republican
    Fivearmed, masked men who attempted to rob a Garden Grove, CA jewelry store last week by swarming-in, waving pistols 'Reservoir Dogs'-style got schooled harshly by the owner -a 65-year-old grandmother- who sent 'em scrambling when she disposed of anyunnecessaryconversation and chased them right down the aisle of the store whilst letting-loose a couple rounds in their direction. The five scrambled like rats, knocking over jewelry cases and fighting over the door... then their get-away driver took off so fast he left three spawn-of-Satan behind for police to nab soon afterward. This was followed-up by yet another spectacle of stupiditythe...
  • You...You...Right-Wing Hate Monger, You!

    08/08/2012 11:55:34 PM PDT · by Absolutely Nobama · 32 replies
    Alan Levy's Soul | 8/9/12 | Alan Levy
    "You....You...Right-Wing Hate Monger, You! Why don't you and your Klan buddies go iron your sheets! The only reason why you and your Nazi friends in the Tea Party hate Obama so much is because he's black!" If you don't hear this crap at least once a day as a Conservative, you're simply not fighting the good fight. Like all real Conservatives, if I got a dollar every time I was called a racist for believing in limited Constitutional government, I'd be a millionaire with a Swiss bank account, sort of like DNC Chairthing Debbie Wasserman-Schultz. Sadly, the rules don't work...
  • 93 reasons why Obama supporters should switch to Gary Johnson or Jill Stein

    08/08/2012 11:36:13 PM PDT · by grundle · 15 replies
    wordpress ^ | August 9, 2012 | Dan from Squirrel Hill
    In the 2008 United States election, I wrote in Ron Paul for President. In the 2012 election, I will be voting for Libertarian Party candidate Gary Johnson. Those who are of a more leftist persuasion than myself might want to consider voting for Green Party candidate Jill Stein. Here are 93 things that Barack Obama has done, that should cause his supporters to switch to Gary Johnson or Jill Stein: 1) Carried out military interventionism in Libya without Congressional approval In June 2011, U.S. Congressman Dennis Kucinich (D-Ohio) said that Obama had violated the Constitution when he launched military operations...
  • Commentary: Chick-fil-a day only fattened Cathy's wallet (Hurl, you will)

    08/08/2012 11:14:56 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 33 replies
    You know all those people who made last Wednesday the most profitable single day in Chick-fil-As history? Im still trying to figure out how they managed to eat the thousands of chicken sandwiches they bought while simultaneously patting themselves on the back with both hands in honor of their political stand. By filling Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathys coffers with even more moolah than usual, many somehow feel they were striking a blow for traditional marriage and free speech in America. Buffalo chips. They didnt do a thing in the world except help fatten a corporate chieftains bottom line and...
  • Video Gov. Christie: Please Don't Send Me Any More Money To Hire More Public Employees

    08/08/2012 8:05:02 PM PDT · by MichCapCon · 9 replies
    Youtube ^ | 8/8/2012 | Chris Christie
    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he doesn't want the federal government sending more money to the states for a variety of reasons.
  • Oh, NOW Ann Coulter gets upset with Romney!!

    08/08/2012 7:28:56 PM PDT · by cotton1706 · 40 replies
    Coulter: Romney should fire his spokesman for that RomneyCare response to the steelworker ad Via Mediaite, inquiring conservatives on Twitter are asking: Er, isnt Ann Coulter herself famously a big fan of RomneyCare? Answer: Yeah, but Im not sure its Andrea Sauls mention of RomneyCare thats really bugging her. Mediaites transcript: Her response was not that it was despicable, not that Bain that Romney had left Bain five years earlier or the woman died five years after the plant closed and didnt even get her insurance from her husband, her response was, Well, if she had lived in Massachusetts with...
  • When Television and Politics Collide

    08/08/2012 6:49:38 PM PDT · by SmithL · 5 replies
    PJ Media ^ | 8/8/12 | Cinnamon Stillwell
    I have a confession to make: I watch a lot of TV, and Im not going to pretend that all or even most of it is educational. This would hardly be considered unusual except that Im a serious political person who does serious political work and people like us arent supposed to admit that we watch a good amount oflets face ittrashy TV. The way I look at it, we all need a little fluff in our lives, especially after a day spent reading and writing about the decline of Western civilization. And as the clich goes: if you cant...
  • The Starbucks Appreciation Day That Wasn't

    08/08/2012 6:49:28 PM PDT · by scottjewell · 14 replies
    ...A pro-SSM blogger in NYC had to admit by mid-day that the event wasn't going as planned, writing: "...Either we've become too complacent about this issue or the event just wasn't organized and promoted with enough vehemence. And now it seems like we may have lost this particular battle, especially since the haters cagily framed their actions as being pro-freedom-of-speech." Today it appears the Starbucks Appreciation Day was a complete bust. This marks the second failed attempted to counter-protest the Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day last week (the first attempt was the failed Chick-fil-A "kiss-in"): "The Chick-fil-A controversy has left the gay...
  • Arafat to mastermind of 1972 Olympics massacre: 'Allah Protect You!' (ahead of operation)

    08/08/2012 6:42:43 PM PDT · by Milagros · 4 replies
    September 5, 1972 Munich Massacre The massacre of 11 Israeli athletes by Arab Muslim 'Palestinians' of Arafat's PLO / 'Black September' - aided by Neo-Nazis.*.The butchers were blessed - ahead of the operation - by Arafat and other Arabs: 'Allah protect you.'* * * While it shocked the world*, Arab newspapers were defending the killers.*Later, 80,000 gathered to honored the memory of the slain Israelis.*Decades later, mastermind Daoud was glorified by Palstinian Authority's media* and praised by its "moderate" leader - Abu Mazen (in 2010).*

    08/08/2012 5:56:40 PM PDT · by massmike · 23 replies
    HONOLULU A federal court Wednesday upheld Hawaiis definition of marriage as one man and one woman. The court rejected a lawsuit that sought to tear down the states law defining marriage as the union of one man and one woman and Hawaiis constitutional amendment that gives the legislature the power to maintain the timeless definition. Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys defended the law and the amendment on behalf of Hawaii Family Forum, which the court allowed to intervene in the case in April. This ruling affirms that protecting and strengthening marriage as the union of one man and one woman...
  • 14 Questions People Ask About How To Prepare For The Collapse Of The Economy

    08/08/2012 4:46:49 PM PDT · by blam · 67 replies
    TEC ^ | 8-8-2012 | Michael Snyder
    14 Questions People Ask About How To Prepare For The Collapse Of The EconomyMichael SnyderAugust 8, 2012 How in the world is someone supposed to actually prepare for an economic collapse? What should you do with your money? How can you make sure that your family is going to be okay? How can you prepare if your resources are extremely limited? These are the kinds of questions people ask me all the time. Once people understand that the economy has been collapsing and will continue to collapse, then the next step for most of them is that they want to...
  • Foxes Guard Hen House With New W-2 Reporting Requirement

    08/08/2012 1:03:10 PM PDT · by 92nina · 7 replies
    ATRF ^ | 2012-08-03 | Blake Seitz
    Tax Provision The 2010 health care bill includes a requirement that employers report on each of their employees Form W-2s the cost of health insurance they sponsor on behalf of that employee. This requirement was made optional for tax year 2011 (when it officially went into effect), and will be optional for small businesses (those with fewer than 250 W-2s) in tax year 2012. ATRF Analysis The IRS has waived the W-2 reporting requirement for tax years 2011 and 2012 because of confusion surrounding the provision. This is understandable, because employers usually use Form W-2 to report salary and wage...
  • Hillary Clinton's Dance Tour Continues In South Africa (video)

    08/08/2012 12:58:39 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 10 replies
    Conservative Nation News ^ | August. 8, 2012 | FreeThinkerNY
    "She's sexy and she knows it..."
  • A Better Choice, Less Than a Mile Away

    08/08/2012 12:47:22 PM PDT · by MichCapCon
    Michigan Capitol Confidential ^ | 8/4/2012 | Audrey Spalding
    Michigan House members are worried about large and substantial "transition costs" when closing the pension fund and offering new members a defined-contribution retirement plan. They should know better than to be waylaid by these "transition costs." The state is already adept at avoiding them. Indeed, its implementing this evasion in the very same fund that theyre working on reforming, the Michigan Public School Employees Retirement System. There are seven state universities that participate in this system. In 1995, the legislature closed them out. All of the universitys current employees would continue on in the pension system, but the university would...
  • The Great Guffaw

    08/08/2012 12:08:31 PM PDT · by The Great Guffaw · 4 replies ^ | 08-08-2012 | Mr. Guffaw
    Hey Guys, Free Republic used to reference / publish my stories under Well, I'm back at The Great Guffaw. It's a new site and will contain conservative humor. Along the way, I'll be sure to annoy libs, Islamists, multi-culti types and more. Enjoy! Matt
  • Obama, Champion Of Hate Lies And Destruction.

    08/08/2012 11:47:55 AM PDT · by Armaggedon · 2 replies
    Obama serves the unholy trinity of hate, lies and destruction. He is a focus of self centered vile human nature. The way to handle such a one is to turn to the light of love, truth and life. Obama rules from the shadows. His mind is ever churning up lying schemes inspired by his impure and hateful heart. Obama seeks absolute power. As a servant of hatred, Obama's ambitions lead America to destruction. Obana believes he can inspire hatred in people. He assumes that those whom he has instigated to hatred will vote for him. He infects everyone possible with...
  • DUmmie FUnnies 08-08-12 (Outraged HUffies Eat Crow Over "Hate Crime")

    08/08/2012 11:43:15 AM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 33 replies
    DUmmie FUnnies ^ | August 8, 2012 | HUffies and PJ-Comix
    So what do you think has been the inevitable result of all the "hate crimes" reported ever since the Kerri DUnn(ce) "hate crime" of 8 years ago? You would think that the left, including DUmmies and HUffies, would finally learn to curb their outrage until the final results are in. Even a DUmb dog would learn that trick after so much practice but nooooooo the HUffington Post HUffies went straight to extreme gullible OUTRAGE mode the moment they read this STORY, "Joseph Baken, Montana Gay Man, Allegedly Beaten Outside Club On His Birthday." Now watch the outrage UNTIL the...