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Posts by canaan

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  • 'Twittered' eligibility case lawyer faces threat of sanctions

    04/10/2009 5:49:43 PM PDT · 36 of 38
    canaan to Steel Bill

    “I spent considerable time in Europe in my younger days and what is going on here has got nothing to do with a transition to European socialism.”

    How do you characterize the change you see, though?

  • Obama "birth certificate" conference in Washington April 3-4 (Anyone aware of this conference?)

    04/04/2009 6:05:06 PM PDT · 37 of 37
    canaan to canaan

    “Hawai’i tourism, products and businesses are being “quarantined” to prompt full disclosure concerning Barack Obama by Hawai’i state officials and school officials. “Big surprise” at Obama birth certificate conference turns out to be a worldwide boycott of the State of Hawai’i.”

  • Three police officers shot in Philadelphia [Correction: Pittsburgh]

    04/04/2009 5:09:37 PM PDT · 273 of 321
    canaan to WhistlingPastTheGraveyard

    LOL. No, I’m here many times a week, reading posts, sometimes commenting.

    I commented on a sexist statement, and the misogynists surrounded me. My attempting to defend myself and my opinion is no more than the right you would claim to defend your own positions, sister. How interesting that you would assume I am a woman - do you know no men who subscribe to equality?

    I honestly had no idea how many sexist people were still out there. I have stood up for my beliefs, but I have no overbearing interest in arguing with people with very antiquated beliefs about women, IMO. I did not come here to discuss sexism. I came here to discuss political issues. I had no idea the price was tolerating sexism.

  • Three police officers shot in Philadelphia [Correction: Pittsburgh]

    04/04/2009 5:03:48 PM PDT · 270 of 321
    canaan to AH_LiveRight

    Wait a minute - I suggest that using “ette” to demean someone is reinforcing the meme that women are inferior, and then quite a few people come out saying women ARE inferior, and I’m a “feminazi”?

    I object to sexism and misogyny, yes. If you look at my views from the viewpoint of these posters, yes, I must seem very different. But a person expecting equality is not the extreme person (and women have had the vote for 50 years - they didn’t get it until after black people did - so I’m pretty sure there are no more suffragettes).

    Someone else could look at some posts here about protecting the 2nd amendment, and call them all gun crazies. Does that make it accurate? If someone threatens your guns or your religion, do you stand up for it? Yet somehow I’m different, for standing up for women’s equality...? I read blatently sexist posts, but *I* am the condescending one?

    “militant feminazi”??? because I don’t condone sexism? It’s hyperbole, with a design. I suggest that the name-calling is nothing more than an attempt to shut me down, rather than examine your own position.

    I did not respond to that original post to ignite a sexist firestorm. Some of you and I are very far apart on issues of fairness, and we will never come to a meeting of the minds. While I am not suggesting that one gender is superior, the others are. But *I* am the extreme one? Wow.

  • Three police officers shot in Philadelphia [Correction: Pittsburgh]

    04/04/2009 4:38:16 PM PDT · 265 of 321
    canaan to Dan Nunn

    I’ve noticed that many seem to scorn science, but there is more variability within gender than between them.

    If you truly believe that “women’s strengths” haven’t been used by men over history to make women “inferior”, then we live on different planets.

  • Three police officers shot in Philadelphia [Correction: Pittsburgh]

    04/04/2009 4:35:18 PM PDT · 264 of 321
    canaan to Texas Eagle

    So physical strength equates to superiority?

    I guess I won’t waste MY time waiting for you to tell me why the majority of graduates from medical, veterinarian, and psychology schools are now women.

    Same logic.

    Why, oh why, do some seem to feel that conservatism means that men are superior to women? Why, when I appeal for fair treatment, do claims of superiority emerge? Very strange to me. Differences are simply that - superiority and inferiority are cultural judgments. These archaic sexist memes suggest Saudi Arabia, not American enlightenment. It’s disheartening, to say the least.

  • Three police officers shot in Philadelphia [Correction: Pittsburgh]

    04/04/2009 4:23:06 PM PDT · 262 of 321
    canaan to Dan Nunn

    I’ve been here a few months.

    But how odd that the qualities that would be considered “women’s strengths” are the less valued in society, but the ones that are considered “men’s strengths” are the ones society is structured around. I guess that’s not “man-made”, though (/sarc). And there can be differences without value judgments attached.

    I don’t care to discuss this any further, as we are obviously light years apart on the issue. I will continue to point out misogyny when I see it, however. I will mention, though, that it’s amazing how overtly racist statements aren’t tolerated, here and in society, but blatently sexist statements are.

  • Three police officers shot in Philadelphia [Correction: Pittsburgh]

    04/04/2009 3:24:13 PM PDT · 247 of 321
    canaan to Texas Eagle

    “If women aren’t inferior, why does Title IX exist?”

    OMG. Are you actually serious? I’m sorry, I can’t advance you from the stone age. I won’t try.

  • We just can't let this go on another any longer.........

    04/04/2009 1:34:55 PM PDT · 249 of 257
    canaan to FrogMom

    But part of the definition of fascism is extreme nationalism. Obama disses America, and says he’s a citizen of the world, so I don’t see him as a nationalist. Otherwise he seems like a fascist to me.

  • Three police officers shot in Philadelphia [Correction: Pittsburgh]

    04/04/2009 1:19:29 PM PDT · 228 of 321
    canaan to Varda

    If standing for equality is a liberal argument, then you have d*mned yourself. I want to be on the side of equality for all - I’m American, through and through.

    It seems very clear to me you weren’t able to understand what I was saying. Of course “ette” is diminutive, we are agreeing. I was asking you to consider why. You chose to resort to name-calling, instead.

    Does standing up to BO for demeaning what America stands for make all of us a “victim class”? No. Then why does it make women a victim class to stand up for their rights? If standing up for someone’s rights, and standing against gross mischaracterizations, is “political correctness” to you, that’s sad to me.

    Many people may use PC-ness as you suggest, but many people also diminish things as *being* PC to protect the status quo and any inequality that may exist to their favor.

  • Rasmussen Daily Presidential Tracking Poll (TANKING)

    04/04/2009 12:12:43 PM PDT · 186 of 203
    canaan to SonOfPyrodex

    By the way, you are a very good writer, if I may say so.

  • Rasmussen Daily Presidential Tracking Poll (TANKING)

    04/04/2009 12:09:15 PM PDT · 185 of 203
    canaan to SonOfPyrodex

    I appreciate your response. I was reading a lot of responses that suggested violent responses, and I was getting alarmed before I even got to your post.

    I understand your sentiment. I find myself really wondering where this is all going to go. It really seems like BO is destroying America as we know it, and his statements about America at the G20 aren’t helping my opinion. I don’t know what the solution is, if the BC thing doesn’t pan out. I feel fairly certain now that he won’t be re-elected, but will America last that long? But I get uncomfortable, when I think of people taking the law into their own hands. America had origins in violence, in order to effect a rule of law. I want us to continue to be a nation of laws, not violence, but when the “leaders” don’t follow the laws, or create crazy laws, what then? I don’t know.....

    But I appreciate your drawing the distinction of what you meant.

  • Three police officers shot in Philadelphia [Correction: Pittsburgh]

    04/04/2009 11:56:01 AM PDT · 197 of 321
    canaan to Varda

    I am definitely not a liberal, but I have no tolerance for misogyny. Women are 52% of the population, and it’s long past time for the diminutive treatment of them to cease.

    Think about your (and Rush’s) basis for the rationale for this word - “ette” is a “feminizer”, so by using it to put down reporters, of either gender, you are saying that likening someone to the feminine implies inferiority.

    It’s no different than putting down a man by calling him a “pussy” - you’re saying he is “less than” because he is like a woman - that very clearly implies that women are inferior.

    And that, very clearly, is inaccurate.

  • Obama "birth certificate" conference in Washington April 3-4 (Anyone aware of this conference?)

    04/04/2009 10:23:40 AM PDT · 36 of 37
    canaan to canaan

    The conference must be almost over - I haven’t heard an explosion.

    From Andy Martin’s website yesterday:

    “The announcement of the Big Surprise is expected to slowly generate a worldwide response. Martin says no one has yet guessed what the “Surprise” will be.”

    Now he’s not saying “explosion”, now it’s going to be a slow reaction?

    I’m really curious, but I’m starting to think it’s another API type fake-out.

  • Rasmussen Daily Presidential Tracking Poll (TANKING)

    04/04/2009 10:16:38 AM PDT · 182 of 203
    canaan to WOSG

    “Wanting some payback is natural. But it would be better to figure out how to get them aware of what they did wrong instead.”

    Well said. Because it’s not hard to realize that the other attitude of retribution would have led democrats to “take out” republicans during Bush’s term. An “eye for an eye” leaves everyone blind.

  • Rasmussen Daily Presidential Tracking Poll (TANKING)

    04/04/2009 10:11:24 AM PDT · 181 of 203
    canaan to SonOfPyrodex

    “I dread the trigger event whereby my passions will give themselves license beyond my ability to restrain them.

    At that point, no-limit hunting season opens.”

    How would this be different than the shootings we’ve seen in the last couple of days? Undoubtedly, those people strongly believed that their emotions and beliefs were “in the right”, and their actions defendable, just as you would...

    Expressing dissatisfaction by using deadly violence is never to be commended, IMO. Doesn’t matter how strongly the individual believes they are “right”. That’s just falling back on the “might makes right” argument, which basically means a person’s ideas don’t hold water.

    Anyone who wants to protect the 2nd amendment should condemn the use of weapons to express hopelessness, anger, or frustration. Those are emotions that belong in a therapist’s office, not behind a weapon.

  • Three police officers shot in Philadelphia [Correction: Pittsburgh]

    04/04/2009 9:22:17 AM PDT · 162 of 321
    canaan to Varda

    “I heard the reporterette”

    reporterette? Is there any excuse for this made-up word other than misogyny? C’mon, we’re in the 21st century now.

  • Obama "birth certificate" conference in Washington April 3-4 (Anyone aware of this conference?)

    04/03/2009 9:17:55 PM PDT · 30 of 37
    canaan to Think free or die

    Well, whatever the “big surprise” is, it can’t be something which “solves” the issue - if it did, he could have released it already. This conference seems to be about brainstorming, and if the “big surprise” is really important, I don’t think there would be a need to brainstorm.

    But I am curious....

  • Why is the media silent on the Obama birth certificate question?

    03/30/2009 5:46:44 PM PDT · 33 of 41
    canaan to wbill

    “I figure that it’s just something politically embarrassing, like listing his race as “Caucasian”.

    Birth certificates list parents’ race, but not the child’s.

    This article is four months old.......? It’s from back on Dec. 1st.

  • Hawai’i court is asked to expedite Obama birth certificate appeal

    03/29/2009 12:12:53 PM PDT · 108 of 146
    canaan to El Gato

    I don’t understand why people are still suspecting his parents weren’t married - the divorce decrees from Dunham’s mariages to both Obama and Soetero have been posted online....

  • Hawai’i court is asked to expedite Obama birth certificate appeal

    03/29/2009 11:42:02 AM PDT · 102 of 146
    canaan to Polybius

    IMO, if someone is writing in Hawaiian, they should use the Hawaiian language. If they’re writing in English, they should use English. What if I were writing something about a Chinese person - by the “Hawai’i” logic, I’d have to write the word “China” and the person’s name in Chinese symbols. How would I be able to communicate then? The English speaking people reading my otherwise-English words, wouldn’t be able to read it. That makes no sense.

    I believe people should write in one language, not mix them. If your text is in Hawaiian, then use Hawaiian words. If you’re writing in English, use English. The point is communication, not being pretentious.

  • Proof COLB is invalid

    03/24/2009 9:26:59 PM PDT · 33 of 55
    canaan to ckilmer

    “Actually the day after obama was elected the Kenyan legislature was publicly claiming that Obama is a “son of the soil” of Kenya.”

    I’m leery of stuff like this as evidence. Anything cross-cultural could easily be misinterpreted. “Son of the soil” could simply mean, to them, that his ancestors came from there....

  • Proof COLB is invalid

    03/24/2009 9:25:19 PM PDT · 32 of 55
    canaan to Wil H

    “God forbid, President Nancy! “

    But she’s the one who signed off on his state papers that said he was “eligible”. She should go down, too.

  • Proof COLB is invalid

    03/24/2009 9:21:24 PM PDT · 31 of 55
    canaan to BuckeyeTexan

    “There was an article conveniently released a few weeks ago in which a woman remembers having a conversation with the doctor who supposedly delivered Obama. She remembers the conversation because when she asked the doctor friend over dinner if anything unusal had happened this week, he told her that “Stanley” had a baby. The woman’s father’s name was Stanley too I think, so that’s why she “remembered” it. The aforementioned doctor is deceased.”

    I read that article, too - I don’t believe it said that he was the delivering doctor. The impression I got was that he had heard this from colleagues in the hospital.

    To my knowledge, Obama has never said a doctor’s name...

  • Obama White House Bars Press from Press Award Ceremony

    03/22/2009 3:50:17 PM PDT · 67 of 67
    canaan to CitizenM

    “Doncha just love it when the administration practices integration? LOL”

    Don’t forget, he is the “post-racial candidate”. And “words matter”.

    (But please, ignore reality, just believe the words. Forget all the race-baiting during the campaign, forget that he has never done anything for minorities, all that matters is what he says, not what he does)

  • 4 Cops Shot, Suspect Dead After Calif. Traffic Stop

    03/21/2009 10:33:08 PM PDT · 298 of 532
    canaan to Arizona Carolyn

    “I’m curious. Have you ever BEEN to Oakland, CA?”

    I went to Oakland around 10 years ago. I remember thinking it seemed like inner-city environs. I also remember thinking, based on the people I saw, that it was predominately black. But... maybe it has changed in 10 years.

  • La. must add 2 dads' names to birth certificate (Federal Pink Mafia tyranny)

    03/21/2009 10:12:23 PM PDT · 128 of 143
    canaan to manc

    “like the catholic priests touching boys, it was a catholic issue but mostly a homo problem and yet the media never covered that part of the story.”

    They have studied this. There are two reasons for the priest pedophile problem. 1 - these were priests from the older school, in which most of their lives they knew they would be going to seminary. They did not participate in the same coming of age experiences that their peers did, which led to their emotional/sexual maturity remaining fixated at a younger age level - ie, on a certain level, they felt as if a peer to the kids, which made them (actually an adult) a pedophile. 2- what is the best and closest, safest access a priest has to a kid? It’s to a boy in the choir, or working at the alter. Remember, these are sexist Catholic churches - girls may need not apply. All the fish in the tank were boys for the pedophiles to pick from.

    Homosexuality and pedophilia are two separate things.

  • La. must add 2 dads' names to birth certificate (Federal Pink Mafia tyranny)

    03/21/2009 10:02:48 PM PDT · 127 of 143
    canaan to 3catsanadog

    “Did ya ever notice that gay men couples only adopt boys?”

    Oh, come on. First, that’s not accurate. Gay men DO adopt girls. Second, you seem to be implying that they want the little boys so they can be pedophiles. Homosexuality and pedophilia are two SEPARATE things. Most (95%) pedophiles are straight men, they are not gay. When they have sex with another adult, it is an adult female. When they have sex with a child, the child may be girl, boy, or they may have a preference for both.

    It’s really very simple: Gay men have sex with gay men, bisexual men, and seemingly curious men. Pedophiles have sex with children, whether girl or boy. Again, pedophiles are 95% heterosexual men, not gay. Their preference is children, not gender.

    It’s been said that if you want to protect children, remove children from their own fathers (since a high percentage of pedophilia is incest).

    In reality, I believe the answer to rape and pedophilia is to have men MORE involved in the raising of children (supervised, of course). The more men become involved in raising children, the more they will understand that children are human beings, and not objects, and specifically not sexual objects.

  • "if the President elect shall have failed to qualify”

    03/21/2009 9:34:45 PM PDT · 176 of 205
    canaan to Uncle Sham

    “The twentieth amendment places this burden upon the “president elect” to show that he is qualified. The states requiring this is not needed as the twentieth amendment DEMANDS it to be done.”

    Okay, I’m not as up on the Constitution as you guys are - so you’re saying that the 20 amendment demands that the PE prove the s/he is eligible? ......... But but but... does it say TO WHOM they are to show they are eligible?

    It seems the way it has been being done is similar to if you were starting college. And they said you have to be 18, you had to have taken 2 years of French, and you had to have a 1400 on your SATs. They say “sign this paper which certifies you have met these qualifications” - and they do no checking. But you are considered to have “proven” it, because you signed a paper - in essence - vetting yourself.

  • "if the President elect shall have failed to qualify”

    03/21/2009 9:25:43 PM PDT · 174 of 205
    canaan to snugs

    “Cannot anyone view his birth certificate or do you have to prove you have a right to do so?”

    You have to be the person in question, or a close relative. And due to HIPPA laws, the hospital (if there is one) can’t confirm or deny his birth, and the Governor, Sec of State, Director of Records - no one - can speak to the issue themelves. All they can say is “there is one on file”.

    The only non-relative way to get the information is through a court order.

    But I read an article recently - someone sued, through the Freedom of Information Act, to see Obama’s Occidental College records (they wanted to see if he had applied or received funding as a “foreign student”). As I understand it, with a court case like that, the college must turn over the info. So what did they do? The first thing Occidental did was to contact Obama to cue them in, so they could do something to stop it.

  • "if the President elect shall have failed to qualify”

    03/21/2009 9:00:11 PM PDT · 168 of 205
    canaan to Aroostok Republican

    “If yu think the CLB is more or less accurate, though perhaps incomplete, then there is nothing in the long form BC that could make him not a natural born citizen. “

    The long form contains information which could be used to verify the authenticity of the computer image of his short form. Specifically, the hospital he was born in, the doctor who delivered him, etc. That information is NOT on a short form. And no objective sources have seen the actual short form.

    The bottom line: we have no idea if the computer image is of a real piece of paper, and even if so, we have no idea if that real piece of paper is genuine not forged. Finally, we can’t find out by other means, because the short form does not contain any specific info which can be verified.

  • "if the President elect shall have failed to qualify”

    03/21/2009 8:51:45 PM PDT · 166 of 205
    canaan to FrankR

    “But as another poster said, he had to prove it to someone at some time, and if that person passed him with a phony document we would never know it with all this secrecy.”

    This is logical, but it is false. It turns out that, while there are qualifications to be president, there is no person or office specically charged with verifying this information. That’s the loophole that Obama crawled through. In each state, all a candidate had to do was sign a paper saying they were qualified. They didn’t have to prove it. That’s why that Roger Calderon guy (self-admittedly born and raised abroad) was on the ballot in many states.

  • Obama cautious on gay rule in US military

    03/19/2009 8:29:59 AM PDT · 10 of 15
    canaan to Lucky Dog

    Are you aware of the science on the issue?

    For example, when they have looked at identical twins raised apart, there is a 100% concordance rate on sexuality. Either they are both straight, or both gay - suggesting that sexuality - both gay and straight - is inborn, not “voluntary”.

    Furthermore, 95% of child molestors (whether they molest little boys or little girls) are straight men. Yet many people confuse pedophilia with sexual orientation, and specifically, with gay sexual orientation.

    I thought, if you have any respect for science, you’d want to become aware of these facts.


    03/18/2009 6:28:39 PM PDT · 72 of 83
    canaan to Red Steel

    “There must be 1 man among these little girls who will hear the case. They can’t be all pussies. “

    With all due respect, certainly there must be a way for you to make this point without being sexist and denigrating women. “Less than a man” does not equal “woman” or “feminine”.

  • Judge dismisses Ind. suit challenging Obama (certifigate)

    03/18/2009 12:30:49 AM PDT · 101 of 112
    canaan to freedomwarrior998

    “I am more committed than anyone to seeing that we take back the Congress in 2010 and show him the door in 2012. Tinfoil hat behavior distracts from that goal. “

    Actually, IMO, if none of this “tin-foil hat” stuff were going on, most of the country would still be in the dark. If and when this ever gets heard, it is to our benefit to have most of the country aware of the controversy and wondering why he just doesn’t show the BC. People, even dems, are seeing how he talks out of both sides of his mouth about issues, says one thing and does another, promises transparency but is probably the most unknown and sneaky president.... this is all starting to sink in to people and it very easily relates to how absolutely suspicious it is that a President wouldn’t just show the BC...

  • 'If he's not a natural born citizen, he's not qualified' ( Interview: Judge Roy Moore )

    03/17/2009 9:35:51 PM PDT · 31 of 31
    canaan to AJMCQ

    “There are NO right wing outlets in the major media.”

    But that’s as it should be. The wrong part is that all these stations are biased. They should all strive to be objective, and not corporate owned, owner-biased propaganda machines. There was a time when fact-checking and striving for objectivity was the norm.

    And this really isn’t a right-wing issue - it’s an American issue. There ARE democrats who are in this fight - maybe not the wingnuts and KoolAid drinkers, but many centrists and people with half a brain.

    (not that I’m saying anything you would disagree with)


    03/17/2009 9:04:58 PM PDT · 48 of 83
    canaan to canaan

    “It suggests that the intellectual capacity of this Court focused on the issues in the instant suit at a very low level, perhaps for political purposes, such as to win attention from the highest authority when a seat on the Supreme Court of the United States becomes vacant.”

    Wow! This attorney has a backbone!

    Also, there seems to be a citation of a document in the part where it says Maya has a Hawaiian BC. First we heard she did, then we heard it was a hypothesis of TechDude, who was discredited. If there’s a document, maybe it’s the BC - but how did they get hers, if HIPPA laws prevent release of any...? So hard to know what the truth is... boy, I hope this goes to discovery.


    03/17/2009 8:28:06 PM PDT · 47 of 83
    canaan to rxsid

    I don’t know.... I’ve heard many times that he wanted to stay as DNC chair, and Obama wouldn’t let him. Then he wanted to have a cabinet appointment, HHS chair, something like that, and he was never offered it. I saw it posted (I didn’t see it myself) that he has publicly said that he wants a job like that, but doesn’t get it offered. The impression I’ve gotten is that he wants in, but is being shut out.

    But I feel as you do, that there are those who know.

    I heard (again, I don’t know) a long time ago, that when Congress vetted McCain’s eligibility, that it was suggested they do Obama, too, and the idea was nixed. If it’s true, it must have been nixed by those who knew the outcome would be negative....

  • Eligibility Bill Hits Congress ( Rep. files bill requiring candidates' birth certificate )

    03/16/2009 9:00:30 AM PDT · 11 of 25
    canaan to Blood of Tyrants

    I figure, at the very least, the different attorneys and elected officials trying to deal with this issue are finding out what works and what doesn’t. In two years, if the makeup of congress shifts, they may be able to get this through, and by then they’d know exactly how to do it...

  • Roberts question

    03/16/2009 8:23:32 AM PDT · 31 of 102
    canaan to JustaDumbBlonde

    Thanks! I’ll keep waiting...

  • Roberts question

    03/16/2009 8:18:18 AM PDT · 27 of 102
    canaan to autumnraine

    Is it working for you? It just takes me to a blank white page that says “done” at the bottom....

  • HIV/AIDS Rate in D.C. Hits 3%

    03/15/2009 1:21:02 PM PDT · 64 of 79
    canaan to atomicweeder

    My guess is they’re not being politically correct, but are being specific. Sexuality isn’t as black and white as gay/straight - it’s a continuum. There are men who, on the continuum, are mostly straight, but have (and act on) their coexistent attraction to other men.

    So when these men have sex, it would be inaccurate to call it “homosexual contact”, because they’re not homosexual men. It is more accurate to call it “men having sex with men”.

    If it were only about gay men, there would be no explanation for why so many non-drug using, married women get HIV.

    I think it makes a lot of men more psychologically comfortable to think that sexuality is dichotomous, but it’s just not reality. It’s like people saying that Obama is black, and disregarding that he is half white.

  • Obama Cannot Be President: Obama is Disqualified by the Known Unknowns

    03/15/2009 11:50:40 AM PDT · 135 of 167
    canaan to Misterioso

    But don’t forget, they also pushed Obama. And the DNC - OMG. Remember, Hillary led in popular votes (she won the most primary votes in history in any dem primary)and delegates, until they took some from her and gave them to him at the RBC meeting. Then the DNC broke their own rules in the convention to avoid a fair vote so that he could win. So the manipulation was all over this election, not just in reference to McCain. And with redistricting shenanigans, and the predictable upcoming census shenanigans - uggghh Can you tell I’m totally disgusted with these people?

  • I Did It. Justice Roberts Agreed to read all of my documents

    03/15/2009 11:41:58 AM PDT · 123 of 137
    canaan to editor-surveyor

    “No, I think that Joe has something big on Hussein. “

    Wasn’t his son the one in charge of overseeing the investigation into passport-Gate? He probably knows all.

  • Terry McAuliffe running against Rush Limbaugh in his latest email.(VA)

    03/14/2009 10:49:53 PM PDT · 29 of 30
    canaan to Maelstorm

    I think you’re right - especially since Terry was for Hillary. He got Obama by default.

  • Birther bill hits Congress

    03/14/2009 10:24:03 PM PDT · 148 of 149
    canaan to so_real

    His father wasn’t a citizen - his allegiance was to Kenya, which is where he returned to with his US education. So Obama wasn’t born of parents not owing any other allegiance...

  • Republican wants WH candidates to prove citizenship

    03/14/2009 9:06:34 PM PDT · 99 of 105
    canaan to GBA

    You’re not to blame. People have hypotheses or beliefs, and they present them as facts. Someone reads it, and assumes it IS a fact and then they go on to post it as if it’s a fact.. I see people posting that Obama isn’t an NBC - but we don’t have that proof. We have LOADS of reasons to believe something’s not right, that he may not be an NBC, but we don’t KNOW. Or the stuff about the amount of money being spent for attorneys. Now, I don’t believe the story that his lawyers are working probono (I think lawyers only do that for poor people, they do it for their brownie points, why would they get brownie points for doing free work for a rich man???), so I believe that he is paying attorneys to deal with these cases. But we don’t know how much! It started out as thousands, then tens of thousands, then the number 800,000 became really popular, and now it’s over a million. We don’t have facts for any of this - but people state it as if we do. It gets frustrating. I’m very interested in these threads, but I want to read facts. I also want to read people’s hypotheses, but I’d like them presented as such - otherwise the (alert) reader has to do a mental search to see if they’ve missed something, ie, was there some documentation about a new costs for attorneys and I missed it being posted? etc

  • Obama Cannot Be President: Obama is Disqualified by the Known Unknowns

    03/14/2009 8:16:35 PM PDT · 98 of 167
    canaan to voveo

    “If he is illegitimate he can’t be impeached. He will just be removed from the White House by US Marshals and share a room with Madoff.”

    And if Orly reports this on her blog and calls the US Marshalls “Secret Service”, at least then no one will care or be freaked out by her mistake!

  • Justice Roberts Agreed to read all of my documents

    03/14/2009 8:08:34 PM PDT · 48 of 75
    canaan to Big_Monkey

    Don’t quote me, but I’m pretty sure I read that she’s not a conservative....? I think what I read said that she voted for Hillary. (no need for any CDS response, thank you)

  • I (Dr. Orly Taitz, Esq.) Did It.

    03/14/2009 8:00:48 PM PDT · 80 of 83
    canaan to Sequoyah101

    I’ve known female Russian immigrants, and when they get excited, they’re just like Orly. I think it’s just a style that’s part of her culture, and only seems weird to us because of the cultural differences. In other words, I don’t think that style is seen as “out of control” there, as it is here. Maybe others have more insight and can chime in.