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  • Amazon Reviews Give Hillary Book 5 Stars: 'So I Don't Get Straight Up Murdered' (hilarious)

    09/18/2016 7:59:54 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 54 replies
    PJ Media ^ | September 18, 2016 | Tyler O'Neil
    In many circles, the Clintons are notorious for having enemies who mysteriously disappear at the opportune moment. Amazon.com reviewers played on this theme in mocking "5 Star" reviews of Hillary Clinton'sunpopular new flop of a campaign book — which even at the low, low price of $10, people seem resolute not to buy for some inexplicable reason. That doesn't stop people from buying Clinton insurance by giving the book stellar reviews. Amazon user Amy gave Stronger Together a "5.0 out of 5 stars," with a brief review entitled, "I want to live." Her review proved rather succinct: "Nothing new here....
  • No love for the Obamas! Movie of Michelle and Barack's first date 'Southside With You' lags..

    08/29/2016 9:01:10 AM PDT · by PROCON · 64 replies
    dailymail.co.uk ^ | Aug. 29, 2016 | CLEMENCE MICHALLON
    Full Title: No love for the Obamas! Movie of Michelle and Barack's first date 'Southside With You' lags at the box office in its opening weekend American audiences failed to fall in love with Southside With You over the weekend, with the film that tells the story about President Obama's first date with future First Lady Michelle under-performing at the box office. The movie, which opened in limited release at 813 theaters across the country on Friday, only managed to pull in $3 million in its first three days, slightly below expectations for the picture. This despite solid reviews across...
  • Ukraine Synagogue Bombed (VIDEO)

    04/20/2014 11:52:34 AM PDT · by Nachum · 2 replies
    Pamela Geller ^ | 4/19/14 | Pamela Geller
    When the anti-Jewish flyer story broke, I said that we could not be sure which side had distributed it, but it was certain that both sides brought Jew-hatred into the fight. I also said that emergency emigration of all Jews should begin at once. The Jewish people suffered untold horrors In the Ukraine. Not one Jew should have stayed after a million of Jews were slaughtered in the country during WWII. At 2 AM, Saturday morning, the Nikolayev synagogue in Ukraine was firebombed multiple times….Nikolayev has a community of 15,000 Jews. And back in February, the Giymat Rosa Synagogue in...
  • U.S. Consulate in Benghazi Bombed Twice in Run-Up to 9/11 Anniversary

    10/02/2012 6:12:11 AM PDT · by Texas Fossil · 14 replies
    The Daily Beast ^ | Oct 2, 2012 4:45 AM EDT | Eli Lake
    Jihadists twice set off explosives at the consulate prior to the incident that killed Ambassador Chris Stevens, and announced threats on Facebook about escalating attacks on Western targets in the run-up to the 9/11 anniversary, according to whistleblowers reaching out to House Republicans.
  • Militants: Somali-American bombed AU base (Mogadishu)

    10/29/2011 4:17:30 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 5 replies
    Yahoo ^ | 10/29/11 | Abdi Guled and Katharine Houreld - AP
    MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A team of suicide bombers and gunmen disguised as soldiers assaulted an African Union base in the Somali capital on Saturday, sparking a two-hour gunfight that left at least 10 people dead, security officials said. The al-Qaida-linked Islamist militant group that claimed the attack said one of the bombers was Somali-American. The attack underscored the militants' ability to carry out complex and deadly operations even after AU troops forced them from most of Mogadishu and a famine in their strongholds weakened their forces. Earlier this month, Kenya sent troops into Somalia following a string of cross-border...
  • Drudge - CNN REPORTER: President 'a little punchy'...

    11/21/2010 12:24:44 PM PST · by maggief · 93 replies · 1+ views
    Drudge Report ^ | November 21, 2010 | Drudge
    POTUS a little punchy -- comes to press cabin on AF-1 and jokes he's stopping in South Am on way home from Europe to see Chavez ... about 23 hours ago via Mobile Web Retweeted by 56 people edhenrycnn Ed Henry http://twitter.com/edhenrycnn/status/6090501467930624
  • Why The Japanese Never Bombed Oklahoma

    04/10/2010 2:01:04 PM PDT · by Dallas59 · 33 replies · 1,734+ views
    Internet Mail ^ | 4/10/.2010 | Internet Mail
    Why The Japanese Never Bombed Oklahoma Linky
  • Pakistan: Top pro-Taliban commander's hideout 'bombed'

    01/04/2008 3:58:36 PM PST · by jdm · 6 replies · 123+ views
    AKI/Pakistan Dawn ^ | Jan. 04, 2008 | Staff
    Tank, 4 Jan. (AKI/DAWN) - Warplanes bombed the suspected locations of militants in the lawless South Waziristan tribal area on Thursday after an intelligence report said that the militant Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan chief Baitullah Mehsud was hiding somewhere in the area. Local people said that two planes dropped six bombs and attacked various areas in Tiarza, Emer Raghzai and Enzer in Sara Rogha subdivision at about 2pm local time. Sources said that a bomb exploded near a seminary in Emer Raghzai. The government has blamed Mehsud for the gun-and-bomb attack in the garrison city of Rawalpindi on 27 December in which...
  • Soldiers Repair Bombed Out Bridge on Highway 1

    05/21/2007 7:53:55 PM PDT · by SandRat · 2 replies · 375+ views
    Defend America News ^ | Maj. Randall Baucom
    Soldiers Repair Bombed Out Bridge on Highway 1 Troops responded to attack in less than 36 hours. By Maj. Randall Baucom 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Calvary Division Public Affairs Officer Multi-National Division, Baghdad CAMP TAJI, Iraq, May 21, 2007 — Coalition Forces worked quickly to repair a bridge, damaged by insurgents, on a major Iraqi highway May 15. The southbound bridge on Highway 1, which spans the Grand Canal, was attacked by a suicide car bomber May 13. Soldiers from the 502nd Engineer Company, 565th Engineer Battalion, responded to the attack in less than 36 hours, linking up...
  • Canadian Jewish center bombed

    04/05/2007 11:00:33 AM PDT · by bedolido · 24 replies · 792+ views
    Israelinsider ^ | 4-5-2007 | staff writer
    A bomb was detonated outside a Jewish community center in Montreal, Canada, during the weeklong Jewish holiday of Passover, police reported Wednesday
  • Future City Hall Bombed; Coalition Forces Kill Three, Detain 10

    05/30/2006 4:09:31 PM PDT · by SandRat · 9 replies · 261+ views
    WASHINGTON, May 30, 2006 – Terrorists bombed the site of a future Iraqi city hall yesterday, and coalition forces killed three terrorists and detained 10 more suspects in three incidents May 28. The construction site of the future Lutafiyah city hall was bombed late last night. Iraqi and Multinational Division Baghdad soldiers were sent to investigate the explosion and have secured the site, according to U.S. officials. No injuries were reported. On May 28, coalition forces killed three terrorists and wounded one as they transported and attempted to emplace roadside bombs near Ramadi. The individuals have been linked to a...
  • C-Span Asks Web Sites to Pull Colbert Clip

    05/08/2006 9:15:40 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 29 replies · 1,982+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 5/8/06 | Natasha T. Metzler - ap
    WASHINGTON - Political comedy often is intended to stir controversy, but this doesn't usually involve broadcasting rights and the public affairs network C-SPAN. The cable network asked two Internet video providers, YouTube and IFILM, to pull clips of Stephen Colbert's April 29 performance at the White House Correspondents Association dinner from their Web sites. C-SPAN said it contacted the companies because the copyrighted material was posted online without its permission. Both YouTube and IFILM complied with the request. Colbert hosts a satirical current events show on Comedy Central and performed his comedy routine at the correspondent's dinner. YouTube posted the...
  • Kennedy Blames Accident on Sleep Medicine

    05/04/2006 7:06:03 PM PDT · by Jean S · 635 replies · 19,040+ views
    AP ^ | 5/4/06 | ANDREW MIGA
    Rep. Patrick Kennedy (news, bio, voting record) crashed his car near the Capitol early Thursday, and a police official said he appeared intoxicated. Kennedy said he had taken sleep medication and a prescription anti-nausea drug that can cause drowsiness. Kennedy, D-R.I., addressed the issue after a spate of news reports. His initial statement said: "I consumed no alcohol prior to the incident."'Later, however, he issued a longer statement saying the attending physician for Congress had prescribed Phenergan on Tuesday to treat Kennedy's gastroenteritis.Kennedy said he returned to his Capitol Hill home on Wednesday evening after a final series of votes...
  • Colbert Lampoons Bush at White House Correspondents Dinner-- President Not Amused?

    04/30/2006 2:44:57 PM PDT · by alnick · 123 replies · 8,993+ views
    Editor & Publisher ^ | April 29, 2006 | E&P Staff
    WASHINGTON A blistering comedy “tribute” to President Bush by Comedy Central’s faux talk show host Stephen Colbert at the White House Correspondent Dinner Saturday night left George and Laura Bush unsmiling at its close. Earlier, the president had delivered his talk to the 2700 attendees, including many celebrities and top officials, with the help of a Bush impersonator. Colbert, who spoke in the guise of his talk show character, who ostensibly supports the president strongly, urged the Bush to ignore his low approval ratings, saying they were based on reality, “and reality has a well-known liberal bias.” He attacked those...
  • Violinist mom charged with being US environmental terrorist

    04/01/2006 6:23:44 PM PST · by wjersey · 193 replies · 5,104+ views
    Breitbart (AFP) ^ | 4/1/2006 | Staff
    A mother that gives violin lessons will face trial in the northwestern US state of Washington on charges she was an environmental terrorist, prosecutors said. Briana Waters, 30, of the famously liberal California city of Berkeley, has pleaded innocent in a Seattle federal court that she that fire bombed a horticulture center in 2001. A US district court judge allowed Waters to remain free pending the start of her trial in June, but ordered that she turn in her passport and have her whereabouts monitored electronically. Waters was the first person charged in connection with an attack that destroyed the...
  • Iran 'Sponsors Assassination' Of Sunni Pilots Who Bombed Teheran

    10/29/2005 5:49:55 PM PDT · by blam · 8 replies · 654+ views
    The Telegraph (UK) ^ | 10-29-2003 | Toby Harnden/Aqueel Hussein/Colin Freman
    Iran 'sponsors assassination' of Sunni pilots who bombed Teheran By Toby Harnden in Suleimaniya, Aqeel Hussein in Baghdad and Colin Freeman (Filed: 29/10/2005) Iran is backing a Shia insurgent campaign of systematically assassinating former elite Iraqi air force pilots as part of a covert sectarian war against Sunnis, according to senior politicians in Baghdad. The spate of murders of pilots has prompted an intervention from Jalal Talabani, Iraq's president, who has offered them safe haven in his native Kurdistan even though some of them were involved in dropping chemical weapons there. Alleged Iranian involvement in the killings has heightened sectarian...
  • Politician's night out ends with DUI charge

    04/27/2005 4:09:29 PM PDT · by Excuse_My_Bellicosity · 44 replies · 978+ views
    The Plain Dealer ^ | Wednesday, April 27, 2005 | Mike Tobin and Gabriel Baird
    Cleveland Councilman Zack Reed, known as much for his socializing as his political stances, was arrested in the Warehouse District early Tuesday morning and charged with drunken driving. Reed, 44, said in an interview that he spent part of the night at Liquid, a trendy bar on West Sixth Street, after leaving Monday's council meeting. "I came out [of the bar], didn't go 20 feet and boom, they were on me," he said. Reed faces charges of driving under the influence of alcohol, not wearing a seat belt, driving left of center and changing lanes without signaling. Special prosecutor C....
  • Bill Clinton's Worst Crimes (Bombed Iraq every other day, over one million Iraqis starved)

    04/02/2005 4:40:18 PM PST · by Libloather · 55 replies · 3,497+ views
    The Ornery ^ | 1/26/01 | David L. Harten
    Clinton's Worst Crimes By David L. Harten January 26, 2001 President Clinton was impeached for the wrong crimes. Unlike most Republicans, I never thought Clinton should have been impeached for his affair with Monica Lewinsky. Yes, it was immoral, but as my wife likes to say, Americans elected him to be President, not Pope. At the beginning of the impeachment drive, I agreed with those who argued, "Nobody died because of Clinton's extramarital affair." Surely, I thought, other Presidents had done much worse actions that had cost people's lives. However, Clinton's later acts to distract Americans from his extramarital affair...
  • Iraq Mosque bomb kills 14

    01/21/2005 11:27:51 AM PST · by knighthawk · 12 replies · 395+ views
    Swissinfo ^ | January 21 2005 | Omar Anwar/Reuters
    By Omar Anwar BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A suicide car bomber has killed 14 Shi'ite worshippers as they were leaving a Baghdad mosque, ratcheting up tension between's Iraq's religious communities just nine days before landmark elections. In a sign of the insurgents' confidence, a group beheaded an Iraqi soldier in broad daylight in the restive rebel town of Ramadi. They left the body, still dressed in army fatigues, in the street with the severed head placed on the torso and a note warning other Iraqi troops to quit. The bomb, which exploded at a small green-domed mosque in western Baghdad on...
  • can somebody answer this question ? (Ask Reddy Kilozot)

    12/12/2004 10:16:17 AM PST · by rockinrobinhehe · 64 replies · 1,630+ views
    rockinrobinhehe, "brutally killed."
    For the past 25 years when Saddam Hussein had weapons of mass destruction, why did Saddam Hussein not use those weapons of mass destruction against the US or Israel, or hand them over to the Al-Qaeda terrorists or the terrorists in the west bank, even though during the past 25 years, on and off, the following were done which angered and humiliated Saddam Hussein (1) Israel destroyed Saddam Hussein's nuclear reactors in the 80s (2) Through the Iran-Contra scandal, the US supplied arms to Iran in the Iran-Iraq war in the 80s (3) In the 90s, the US ousted Saddam...