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  • Being a Leftist Means never having to Say You're Sorry

    02/11/2016 10:26:56 AM PST · by Starman417 · 11 replies
    Flopping Aces | 02-06-16 | Brother Bob
    What may be the most appealing thing about being a leftist is that you can never be wrong - ever. As we learned from our last post, leftist ideas never fail because their only objective is to make leftists feel good about themselves.If their ideas appear to fail, it is always someone else's fault - greedy businesses, obstinate Republicans, racist Americans, etc. It never even enters the thought process that when a leftist idea fails it's becasue their ideas might not have been good to begin with. As The Bookworm puts it,"Conservatives deal with facts and reach conclusions; liberals have...
  • For Marco Rubio being right on Barack Obama was a Pyrrhic victory

    02/10/2016 3:47:18 PM PST · by Starman417 · 14 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 02-10-16 | Vince
    Marco Rubio's campaign seems to have crashed on the rocks because of his...shall we say somewhat repetitive use of the phrase "Obama knows what he's doing", but the truth is, he was 100% right. The reason that so many people scoff at the notion that Obama knows what he's doing is because the very notion of an American leader who seeks to destroy that which he leads is anathema to most rational Americans. And the truth is, Barack Obama doesn't seek to destroy the nation he leads, he seeks to "fundamentally transform" it. Splitting hairs you might say, but...
  • Libya - Hillary's gift to ISIS. Now the JV team has chemical weapons

    02/10/2016 10:07:40 AM PST · by Starman417 · 4 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 02-09-16 | DrJohn
    Obama's favorite JV team has chemical weapon and a new home in which to grow, courtesy of Hillary Clinton. In testimony before the Armed Serves Committee DNI James Clapper confirmed that ISIS has produced and used chemical weapons. The nation's top intelligence official confirmed Tuesday that the Islamic State has succeeded in making and deploying chemical agents in Iraq and Syria -- calling it the first such attack by an extremist group in more than two decades. The confirmation of mustard gas use came during Director of National Intelligence James Clapper's testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee, where he spoke to...
  • The Left Has Two Huge Advantages, and I Have No Idea How we Overcome Them

    02/09/2016 10:41:06 AM PST · by Starman417 · 16 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 02-03-16 | Brother Bob
    Back when Sister Babe was pregnant with Little Bob, we had a conversation about how our lives would be changing once we became parents. One concern she raised was that I would no longer be able to go to the (sadly, now closed) Rhino Bar on Sunday afternoons in the fall to drink too much beer and watch Philadelphia Eagles football with the local crazies, and that I might come to resent her and our child for taking the ability to do that from my life. This was the pregnancy talking, as Sister Babe has too good a head...
  • Gloria Steinem puts the Feminist Movement to death

    02/08/2016 5:00:02 PM PST · by Starman417 · 12 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 02-07-16 | DrJohn
    The feminist movement is dead. It died at the hands of Gloria Steinem. Cause of death was political strangulation. Gloria Steinem had made a name for herself for purporting to be a voice for women's rights beginning in the 60's and 70's. She was an icon for women for a long time but has repeatedly compromised her alleged principles for politics and her biases finally overtook her. Limbaugh's "feminazi" term has never been more appropriate. I began to loathe Steinem for her painful hypocrisy in the 90's when she (and HIllary) went Tammy Wynette during the Bill Clinton Presidency. She...
  • How can The Left Call Conservatives Anti-Science When they Are So Violently Anti-Math?

    02/03/2016 9:01:32 AM PST · by Starman417 · 38 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 01-31-16 | Brother Bob
    "Proof is for mathematical theorems and alcoholic beverages. It's not for science." - Mann Washington Posts's Steven Mufson and Joby Warrick gave a glowing account of President Obama's warnings on Climate Change:"The growing threat of climate change could define the contours of this century more dramatically than any other," Obama said in a speech at the Le Bourget conference center in Paris's industrial outskirts. "What should give us hope that this is a turning point, that this is the moment we finally determined we would save our planet." Obama, who has staked his legacy on the fight against climate change,...
  • Hillary’s ridiculousness is approaching critical mass

    02/02/2016 10:06:24 AM PST · by Starman417 · 25 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 02-02-16 | DrJohn
    With each passing day, Hillary's stories become more and more ridiculous. Approaching critical mass, in fact. At some point, she's going to blow up. Clinton's stories continue to evolve. In 2007 having a secret email account was "shredding the Constitution." Back on March 10 of last year, there was no classified information on her server: "I did not email any classified material to anyone on my email; there is no classified material." Until there was. More than 1300 of them. Then her pleadings changed. "I am confident that I never sent nor received any information that was classified at the...
  • If you can't prosecute Hillary Clinton, then you can't prosecute Edward Snowden

    01/31/2016 4:01:55 PM PST · by Starman417 · 30 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 01-31-16 | DrJohn
    "Names of all US foreign covert operatives found on Hillary Clinton non-secure email server. 'They weren't marked classified at the time' says Clinton." Just waiting to see that headline. Hillary Clinton's entire life has been one of abusing the rules. She and her louse husband truly believe they are not bound by the same ethics as everyone else and Bill has admitted it: "There's one set of rules for us and another set for everyone else" As far back as Watergate, Hillary Clinton displayed a lack of ethics: Jerry Zeifman, a counsel and chief of staff of the House Judiciary...
  • Hillary: Big banks paid me zillions of dollars to hear about my role in the Bin Laden raid

    01/25/2016 5:24:33 PM PST · by Starman417 · 13 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 01-25-16 | DrJohn
    Did you know that Hillary Clinton was the one who shot Osama Bin Laden? Neither did I until the other day. From 2013 to 2015 Hillary Clinton sucked in nearly $3 million dollars from Wall St banks. In just 12 speeches. Clinton's most lucrative year was 2013, right after stepping down as secretary of state. That year, she made $2.3 million for three speeches to Goldman Sachs and individual speeches to Deutsche Bank, Morgan Stanley, Fidelity Investments, Apollo Management Holdings, UBS, Bank of America, and Golden Tree Asset Managers. The following year, she picked up $485,000 for a speech to...
  • Damn it, will someone please ask the right questions????

    01/22/2016 10:08:06 AM PST · by Starman417 · 23 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 01-22-16 | DrJohn
    Retired Gen. David Petraeus is reportedly facing a possible retroactive demotion: US Secretary of Defense Ash Carter is reportedly mulling personally demoting retired four-star general David Petraeus for disclosing classified data. The former US commander in Iraq and CIA Director would then be liable to return hundreds of thousands of dollars of his pension. The ongoing deliberations were confirmed to The Daily Beast by three senior Pentagon officials. Petraeus, once considered a war hero for the successful US troop surge in Iraq in 2007 and 2008, and even a potential Republican presidential candidate, is currently on a two-year probation,...
  • Hillary: "It's a vast left wing conspiracy!"

    01/21/2016 10:59:11 AM PST · by Starman417 · 9 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 01-20-16 | DrJohn
    Sheesh. Seems like there's one around every corner. Intelligence Community Inspector General Charles McCollough wrote a letter to to senior lawmakers in Congress informing them that "several dozen" Hillary Clinton emails stored on her pathetic private non-secure server contained information known as "Special Access Programs", which is regarded even above Top Secret. Hillary now is whining about this being a vast conspiracy: WASHINGTON Hillary Clinton's spokesman accused the Intelligence Community Inspector General Wednesday of working with Republicans to attack the Democratic presidential front-runner. "I think this was a very coordinated leak," Brian Fallon said on CNN. "Two months ago there was...
  • Hillary had above top secret intel on her server- someone is definitely getting the chop

    01/20/2016 8:47:55 AM PST · by Starman417 · 33 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 01-19-16 | DrJohn
    We've said it before. The Clinton's do not believe rules are for them. They think they're better and smarter than everyone else. They're insatiably avaricious. They're dishonest. Let's review her email lies: Hillary Clinton, March 2015"I did not e-mail any classified material to anyone on my e-mail. There is no classified material." March 10, 2015"I'm certainly well aware of the classification requirements and did not send classified material." July 25, 2015: "I am confident that I never sent nor received any information that was classified at the time it was sent and received." Clinton had more than 1300 emails containing classified...
  • Lies, deceit and more sniper fire: the obama administration knew about Flint last April

    01/19/2016 10:26:58 AM PST · by Starman417 · 13 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 01-19-16 | DrJohn
    See if you can tell that I'm angry. Sean Penn is the dolt who fancies himself as a journalist while surrendering all editorial control to his subject, a drug lord and murderer. CBS This Morning has decided to enroll in the Sean Penn School of Journalism. The Hillary whores hosts at CBS This Morning spent an entire segment of the show painting Michigan Governor as the bad guy in the Flint Michigan tainted water scandal. They likened it to a "Katrina moment." The segment then turned entirely into a Hillary Clinton campaign commercial. Everything centered around what Hillary had to...
  • Although I Love Donald Trump, I’ll Be Voting For Ted Cruz

    01/18/2016 9:47:17 AM PST · by Starman417 · 52 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 01-18-16 | Vince
    I love Donald Trump. For all of his faults, he has done this nation an extraordinary service that it seems no other politician has been able to do for a quarter century. He put the single, most important issue facing our nation at the top of the heap in terms of what voters are concerned with: Immigration. Illegal immigration is literally undermining our nation, and without control of our borders there is simply no way our country will survive as a constitutional republic. That love, I suppose, is really more appreciation. While I thank Trump to the high heavens for...
  • Saudi Arabia The World's Favorite Human Rights Abuser

    01/14/2016 9:22:14 AM PST · by Starman417 · 3 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 01-14-16 | Christopher J. Green
    A supposed ally of Great Britain and The United States, the Islamic Kingdom of Saudi Arabia started the New Year of 2016 in traditional style by executing forty seven people. Most of them were executed for committing terror attacks within the kingdom. Among those executed was a Shia cleric, Sheikh Nimr al-Nimra, an outspoken critic of the Sunni, Saudi regime. The "guilty" victims faced death by firing squad or beheading although as yet, no Western leader has asserted that the Saudis pervert and distort the true, peaceful meaning of Islam as is the case with Islamic State. The appalling execution...
  • Old habits are hard to break. Germany is again persecuting its citizens

    01/13/2016 9:21:38 AM PST · by Starman417 · 7 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 01-13-16 | DrJohn
    Angela Merkel clearly missed the Santayana section of Literatur Eine Null Eine. I have a relative who works for a German bank in the States. I'm told that the Germans remain so stigmatized by Holocaust thing that they are paralyzed by events occurring now, i.e. "rapefugees" running amuck across Germany. In its paralysis, the German government has fallen onto one of its old bad habits- persecution. Germany again is persecuting its citizens. They are being deprived of their rights. The first sentence in the German Constitution guarantees this: "Human dignity is inviolable." Apparently, that no longer applies to German citizens, specifically women. Persecution...
  • Hillary takes page from Bill:"It all depends on what the meaning of word 'classified' is"

    01/12/2016 10:02:03 AM PST · by Starman417 · 13 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 01-12-16 | DrJohn
    The word "parsing" was invented for the Clintons. This is one of Bill Clinton's greatest hits: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j4XT-l-_3y0Here's the full quote from the deposition: "It depends on what the meaning of the word 'is' is. If the--if he--if 'is' means is and never has been, that is not--that is one thing. If it means there is none, that was a completely true statement....Now, if someone had asked me on that day, are you having any kind of sexual relations with Ms. Lewinsky, that is, asked me a question in the present tense, I would have said no. And it would have...
  • Immigrants, Slaves, & Redistribution: Obama & the Last Days of the Roman Republic

    01/11/2016 10:28:02 AM PST · by Starman417 · 6 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 01-11-16 | Vince
    Late last year I started listening to the History of Rome app. While functionally terrible, content wise it's quite good. Having been many years since I read Roman history, it's a welcome refresher for those things I've forgotten and an education for many more I never learned in the first place. It's an extraordinary history, particularly the first 500 years when Rome was a republic. As I was listening I couldn't help but draw a few parallels between the Roman Republic and ours. Slavery changed the face of the Roman Republic. Although slavery had been an element of Roman history...
  • European gov't & media quietly endorse the sexual assault of their own women by "immigrants"

    01/07/2016 9:53:07 AM PST · by Starman417 · 15 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 01-07-16 | DrJohn
    Europe has become the crucible for a social experiment and it has gone horribly awry. The media is burying it. Sweden: Rapes, Acquittals and Severed Heads Some 30 Muslim men thought that the woman was in violation of Islamic sharia law, by being in Sweden unaccompanied by a man. They thought that she should therefore be raped and her teenage son killed.Two Swedish citizens were convicted by a Gothenburg Court of joining an Islamist terror group in Syria and murdering two captives. Video evidence showed one victim being beheaded. "Every night when I have gone to bed, I have seen...
  • Obama pretends to be bewildered by the environment of hatred he created

    01/06/2016 9:14:19 AM PST · by Starman417 · 36 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 01-05-16 | DrJohn
    Today Barack Obama stood before a gaggle of idiots and channeled John Boehner. Good God, I couldn't wait for Boehner to leave lest we have to endure his crying one more time. So what does Obama do? He channels Boehner and sets loose a torrent of crocodile tears carefully summoned to convince you that he really cares about something other than himself. He doesn't, of course. But that's not why I am writing this. I was listening to the news on TV when Obama said something that absolutely set me off. Forget for the moment that nothing he proposed would have...
  • Iran is kicking Obama's ass around. It's embarrassing.

    01/04/2016 3:51:38 PM PST · by Starman417 · 14 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 01-04-16 | DrJohn
    As most of us do, I get news update emails. I've been watching with interest as a series of them regarding Iran arrived, and if it didn't prove how utterly incompetent Obama is it would be laugh out loud funny. Remember those "snap-back" sanctions Obama promised us if Iran violated any nuclear deal? April 4 Weekly Presidential AddressIran will never be permitted to develop a nuclear weapon.In return for Iran's actions, the international community, including the United States, has agreed to provide Iran with phased relief from certain sanctions. If Iran violates the deal, sanctions can be snapped back into...
  • That Trump terrorist video was Hillary's idea.

    01/02/2016 9:15:02 AM PST · by Starman417 · 22 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 01-02-16 | DrJohn
    Hillary Clinton in cahoots with terrorists in order to win an election. It's a pretty interesting thought. Ethics and the Clintons rarely intersect. That's a given. It's well known that the Clintons are more than willing to take money from oppressive regimes: The State Department formally approved ... arms sales even as many of the deals enhanced the military power of countries ruled by authoritarian regimes whose human rights abuses had been criticized by the department. Algeria, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, the United Arab Emirates, Oman and Qatar all donated to the Clinton Foundation and also gained State Department clearance to buy...
  • Obama,Merkel,Cameron:If your Daughters were raped by Muslim refugees you would feel differently

    12/31/2015 10:46:20 AM PST · by Starman417 · 45 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 12-31-15 | DrJohn
    The new Nazis of Germany are sacrificing their own citizens for the sake of Muslim immigrants. Police have been ordered to cover up crimes committed by "immigrants" so as not to reveal their true extent. German officials have ordered a cover-up of crimes committed by migrants to prevent causing alarm, a local newspaper has claimed.Asylum seekers are being recruited across the country as cheap drug dealers as well as petty thieves, says German newspaper, Bild - the biggest daily paper in the country. The paper accused the police of covering up the extent of migrant crimes in order to stop...
  • Liberals: Schlonged is bad, but Teabagging OK

    12/29/2015 10:02:15 AM PST · by Starman417 · 38 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 12-29-15 | DrJohn
    When Donald Trump made the statement that Hillary Clinton got "schlonged" in the 2008 election, he was immediately set upon by the liberal media for the use of a vulgarity. Donald Trump is being criticized for the below video, where the presidential candidate says Hillary Clinton got "schlonged" when she lost to President Obama in 2008. By Trump turning the word "schlong" into the verb "schlonged" to describe a woman losing to a man, "The Donald" is being taken to the mat for using the vulgar slang, which describes a man's penis, in such a manner. Trump used the word...
  • Damn you, you lying media dogs

    12/28/2015 9:58:42 AM PST · by Starman417 · 15 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 12-28-15 | DrJohn
    I did a search on Bing for "Trump ban on Muslims" and among the results are these: Trump and the Ban on MuslimsDonald Trump defends proposed Muslim ban - cnn.comWould Donald Trump's ban on Muslims be legal? - CBS NewsTrump New Low: Ban All Muslim Immigration to U.S.- That Daily BeastTrump defends proposed Muslim ban from U.S. as outrage mountsMuhammad Ali responds to Trump's call to ban Muslims from entering U.S.Donald Trump's call for banning Muslims from entering U.S. draws condemnationDonald Trump urges ban on Muslims entering United States ...Donald Trump: ban all Muslims entering US This is how the...
  • Christmas is not going down without a fight from me

    12/25/2015 11:16:42 AM PST · by Starman417 · 16 replies
    Flopping Aces | 12-25-15 | DrJohn
    A Charlie Brown Christmas first aired in 1965. I loved it back then and I love it today. It spoke from the heart of Charles Schultz, innocent and genuine. It offered a lesson in simplicity, in purity- a lesson of the heart. It was one of the early broadcast tales to nudge us into focusing what was important about the holidays in general and Christmas in particular. After all the presents are opened and everything settles down, it still is what Christmas is all about. The NY Post notes that dedicated Christmas specials are dwindling in number: The potential trend...
  • Donald, don't you dare apologize for saying Hillary got "schlonged"

    12/22/2015 10:31:29 AM PST · by Starman417 · 14 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 12-22-15 | DrJohn
    Recently both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton have made statements that give one pause. How they've been taken and the manner in which they've been addressed is really entertaining. Trump made the statement that thousands of Muslims in Jersey City celebrated the collapse of the Twin Towers: "Hey, I watched when the World Trade Center came tumbling down," the billionaire businessman and former Atlantic City casino tycoon said during a rally Saturday night in Birmingham, Ala., according to video of his speech. "And I watched in Jersey City, N.J., where thousands and thousands of people were cheering as that building...
  • Why isn't the left afraid of inciting more violence with their anti-gun owner hate speech?

    12/21/2015 3:50:30 PM PST · by Starman417 · 9 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 12-21-15 | DrJohn
    Did you ever notice that pretty much everything is a recruitment tool for ISIS? Ever notice that disagreeing with Obama on anything helps ISIS? Ever notice that pretty much anything can radicalize some people? Gitmo is a recruiting tool for ISIS Barack Obama says Republicans rejecting Syrians are 'potent' ISIS recruiting toolGOP rhetoric is a potent recruiting tool for ISIS Hillary Clinton can't resist the demagoguery: Republican "Clash Of Civilizations" Rhetoric Is A Recruiting Tool For ISIS Clinton goes so far as to blatantly lie: ISIS is "going to people showing videos of Donald Trump insulting Islam and Muslims in...
  • Flashback: "He served with honor and distinction"

    12/17/2015 12:28:05 PM PST · by Starman417 · 5 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 12-17-15 | DrJohn
    Bowe Bergdahl is going to face charges of desertion. WASHINGTON (AP) - Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was held captive by the Taliban for five years and freed in exchange for five detainees in Guantanamo Bay, will face charges of desertion and misbehavior before the enemy in a general court-martial, the Army announced on Monday. If convicted, Bergdahl could get life in prison on the misbehavior charge and up to five years for desertion. He also could be dishonorably discharged, reduced in rank and made to forfeit all pay. Bergdahl, 29, of Hailey, Idaho, walked off his post in eastern...
  • Islamists have a friend in high places

    12/15/2015 10:59:21 AM PST · by Starman417 · 16 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 12-15-15 | DrJohn
    Long before the day I was graciously afforded the opportunity to write on this blog I have been contemptuous of Barack Obama. Time has only heightened that contempt. Two stories that parallel each other demonstrate just how badly Barack Obama will compromise the US for the sake of his hubris. The jihadista of San Bernardino, Malik Tashfeen, passed three DHS background checks when immigrating to the United States. The Obama administration looks the other way when it comes to social media postings- on the part of immigrants. Tashfeen openly supported violent jihad but in the Obama regime that's not a...
  • The Radical Left Finally Gets it Right on Corruption, But Still Wrong on Everything Else

    12/12/2015 11:26:31 AM PST · by Starman417 · 5 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 12-12-15 | Brother Bob
    Faithful readers know that I enjoy The Nation's e-newsletters. While I don't have the time to read all of them, it is useful to get an unfiltered look at the views of the Radical Left. One of last week's newsletters had not one, not two, but three eye catching headlines. Let's look at select excerpts from each - first up is the Chicago police shooting scandal that prompts the question: Why Are Democrats Silent On Rahm Emanuel? If you care about police brutality, you care even when "your team" needs to be held accountable.By George Zornick The murder case against...
  • Hillary says the families of the Benghazi dead are liars

    12/10/2015 4:24:41 PM PST · by Starman417 · 64 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 12-10-15 | DrJohn
    It was nearly twenty years ago. William Safire had her pegged. He said Hillary Clinton was a "congenital liar."Americans of all political persuasions are coming to the sad realization that our First Lady -- a woman of undoubted talents who was a role model for many in her generation -- is a congenital liar. Drip by drip, like Whitewater torture, the case is being made that she is compelled to mislead, and to ensnare her subordinates and friends in a web of deceit. 1. Remember the story she told about studying The Wall Street Journal to explain her 10,000 percent...
  • Why it is a bad idea to accept Muslim refugees

    12/09/2015 10:02:31 AM PST · by Starman417 · 4 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 12-09-15 | DrJohn
    Hundreds of thousands of Muslim refugees from the Middle East are pouring into western countries. Foolish western politicians are welcoming them with open arms, assuring us that Islam means peace. They have no inkling about the cultural compatibility of those they accept. President Barack Obama (whom I shall refer to as oBUMa from now on) even compared them to the Pilgrims on the Mayflower. That is the most stupid thing oBUMa has said and he has said a lot of stupid things in his career. The Pilgrims brought Judeo Christian ethics which built America. These Muslims are bringing a set...
  • Obama hasn't learned the most important lesson of 9-11

    12/08/2015 9:39:25 AM PST · by Starman417 · 4 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 12-09-15 | DrJohn
    Flashback: Obama ridicules the GOP for worrying about women and children refugees: President Obama is lashing out at Republican politicians who oppose allowing Syrian refugees into the U.S., accusing them of being "scared of widows and orphans." Speaking to reporters Wednesday morning in the Philippines, Obama scoffed at attempts to block refugees following the Paris terror attacks as "political posturing" that "needs to stop." "Apparently they are scared of widows and orphans coming into the United States of America," Obama said of Republicans. "At first, they were too scared of the press being too tough on them in the debates....
  • 5 Awkward Questions About Islam Barack Obama Doesn't Want You To Ask

    12/05/2015 8:35:53 AM PST · by Starman417 · 12 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 12-05-15 | Christopher J. Green
    Against a background of terror attacks committed by Muslims on every continent, Western governments and their propaganda merchants in the mainstream media continue to repeat the mantra that Islam is actually a religion of peace. They insist that jihadists who commit violence in the name of Islam are distorting the faith and are not true Muslims. It's a narrative most people in the West are desperate to believe mainly because they're terminally welded to the ideology of Multiculturalism and its doctrine of equality. They also know that if they ever dare to question the narrative, they will be smeared as...
  • If you see something and say something, you're an Islamophobe

    12/04/2015 4:05:01 PM PST · by Starman417 · 12 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 12-04-15 | DrJohn
    Remember this PSA? It was called "If you see something, say something." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qml7obNdmgkHere's Connecticut's version: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yxx11usi1WMPeople did see something in San Bernardino. A man who has been working in the area said he noticed a half-dozen Middle Eastern men in the area in recent weeks... snip “We sat around lunch thinking, ‘What were they doing around the neighborhood?'” he said. “We’d see them leave where they’re raiding the apartment.” I saw a person on TV say that he saw many packages being delivered to the house where Syed Farook and his wife established a bomb factory. And why didn't they...
  • Another "spontaneous protest" in San Bernardino

    12/03/2015 4:30:20 PM PST · by Starman417 · 12 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 12-03-15 | DrJohn
    Echoes of Benghazi. This was different right from the start. Sandy Hook, Aurora, Tucson- lone wolf attacks. This time multiple gunmen were involved. Mass shootings involving more than one gunman are rare. The shooting took place at ironically, at a center for the "developmentally disabled." The shooters were identified as Syed Farook and his wife Tashfeen Malik. They were apparently a couple, but the extent of their relationship is not entirely clear. Farook is described as being a "devout Muslim." Farook was reportedly in attendance at social services center, got into an argument with someone and left. He apparently went home,...
  • Hillary Clinton is everything democrats said they didn’t like about Mitt Romney

    12/02/2015 9:47:53 AM PST · by Starman417 · 8 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 12-02-15 | DrJohn
    But worse. Much worse. Although Hillary Clinton is widely expected to prevail in the democrat primaries, there is concern for her. She's not likable. Allies of Hillary Clinton are confident she will win the Democratic presidential nomination, but they are worried about one big thing: her likability problem in the general election. Clinton has rebounded from a rough spring and summer with a strong fall. And while her eyes remain on the primary, she is already testing general election themes against her possible GOP opponents as they do battle in what could be a drawn-out Republican primary. Presidential elections are...
  • “Climate change” is about the money.It's always about the money & look who's going to profit

    12/01/2015 9:16:22 AM PST · by Starman417 · 10 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 12-01-15 | DrJohn
    Prince Charles has kicked off the global warming summit in Paris. As is always the case with liberals, Charles is preaching of combatting climate change via the use of other people's money. He has not committed the wealth of the crown to the effort. One look at the above image makes clear that Obama is in Paris to, as much as anything else, preen. Not surprisingly, they couldn't get him to shut up. The warming thing is a tool being used to bludgeon the masses into submission. The goal is redistribution of wealth, worldwide. But it's your wealth that's going...
  • The BLM Movement: The Preening of Petulant Millennials vs. Actually Accomplishing Anything

    11/30/2015 4:20:12 PM PST · by Starman417 · 12 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 11-30-15 | Vince
    I remember once hearing a question posed by some would be philosopher: "If you could do something that cured all of the ills of the world, but only if someone you despised would get the credit, would you do it?" It's an interesting question with a number of elements to it. Are you really a humanitarian or do you just want to be seen as such? What's more important, your legacy or the lives of others? Are you able to overcome petty jealousy for the "greater good"? Of course as it's a hypothetical question you can answer and gain all...
  • Jihad In Paris: The One Critical Lesson The West Must Learn

    11/27/2015 10:07:49 AM PST · by Starman417 · 2 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 11-27-15 | Christopher J. Green
    Friday 13th November 2015 brought more murderous acts of Islamic jihad to the streets of Paris. It was a day everyone knew would come at some point yet most did their level best to pretend it never would. Once the day was over, 129 innocent people had paid the ultimate price for this pretense, gunned down or blown to pieces by devout followers of Islam, the religion of peace. As is now normal practice following these diabolical attacks on civilians, political leaders and the mainstream media went to great lengths to avoid connecting the attack to Islam. The perpetrators were...
  • President Obama Pardons Turkey for Shooting Down Russian Fighter Jet

    11/26/2015 2:11:34 PM PST · by Starman417 · 10 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 11-26-15 | Wordsmith
    Oh, wait....wrong Turkey. https://youtu.be/Wf0I1h1w3UUNothing quite like seeing a lame duck president pardoning the national turkey (can you tell which one's which?). Actually, I think our comedian-in-chief is pretty good in this role. Nor did I mind his jab at GOP presidential candidates (I think some of them are turkeys). It was done in lighthearted jest. No harm, no foul, however fowl. While I am sympathetic to the plight of Syrian refugees and consider some of the rhetoric against allowing these refugees into the States to be tinged with hysteria, exaggerations, xenophobia, and Islamophobia, I also find legitimate concerns as well....
  • Obama's pattern of shaping intelligence to fit his narrative

    11/24/2015 7:35:12 AM PST · by Starman417 · 2 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 11-23-15 | DrJohn
    The Pentagon Inspector General has disclosed that emails were sent from Centcom to defense analysts to "toe the line" on ISIS. Analysts at U.S. Central Command were pressured to ease off negative assessments about the Islamic State threat and were even told in an email to "cut it out," Fox News has learned - as an investigation expands into whether intelligence reports were altered to present a more positive picture. Fox News is told by a source close to the CENTCOM analysts that the pressure on them included at least two emails saying they needed to "cut it out" and "toe...
  • King Leonidas, ISIS and the Culture War Barack Obama Refuses to See… Nevermind Fight

    11/23/2015 11:41:00 AM PST · by Starman417 · 7 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 11-23-15 | Vince
    A week and a half ago fascist thugs of ISIS attacked Paris. Three days later President Obama addressed the world from Istanbul and said the attack was "an attack on all of humanity and the universal values we share." That is a wonderful sentiment, but like most things that come out of Barack Obama's mouth, it's wrong. There are not universal values. Take freedom of speech. Across the planet, from China to Saudi Arabia to Russia to Venezuela, (and most places in between) nothing resembling freedom of speech such freedom exists. In the West, from Australia to England to Italy...
  • The Clinton Crime Continuum

    11/21/2015 9:54:02 AM PST · by Starman417 · 10 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 11-21-15 | DrJohn
    Ah, it's good to be a Clinton. They have leveraged their political positions to raise $3 billion over the last 40 years: LITTLE ROCK - Over four decades of public life, Bill and Hillary Clinton have built an unrivaled global network of donors while pioneering fundraising techniques that have transformed modern politics and paved the way for them to potentially become the first husband and wife to win the White House. The grand total raised for all of their political campaigns and their family's charitable foundation reaches at least $3 billion, according to a Washington Post investigation. Their fundraising haul,...
  • Barack Obama’s megalomaniacal denial is placing the US in jeopardy

    11/20/2015 11:05:04 AM PST · by Starman417 · 11 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 11-20-15 | DrJohn
    What does it take? When does the American left catch on? Barack Obama thinks he knows everything about everything. Just ask him. He's never wrong. He cannot admit to being wrong. Anything that goes badly is someone else's fault. ("I didn't set the red line", "I got bad intel.") Wrong he has been and wrong he is. This is highly revealing passage from an article written by Steve Hayes and Tom Jocelyn: Four months before he was elected president, Obama traveled to Iraq for briefings on the war he had long opposed. He met with General David Petraeus, who was...
  • The Week Where Democrats Permanently Lost One of their Favorite Arguments

    11/19/2015 10:14:42 AM PST · by Starman417 · 3 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 11-19-15 | Brother Bob
    As anybody knows, every Republican who achieves national recognition gets branded by the Radical Left with at least one of three labels: stupid, old, or evil. After Friday's terrorist attacks in Paris, the Democrats have permanently forfeited one of these labels, given how four of the most prominent figures have reacted to the attacks: First, we'll start with the crazed socialist who's a big hit with all of the kids, Bernie SandersSen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Sunday reiterated his claim that climate change will lead to terrorism by destabilizing regions affected by droughts, floods, and other natural disasters. "The reason...
  • Exactly what the hell has Obama been bombing for the last couple of years?

    11/18/2015 9:37:10 AM PST · by Starman417 · 33 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 11-18-15 | DrJohn
    One of the very few honest things Barack Obama ever said came when he admitted he had no plan for ISIS. President Obama is facing intense criticism for admitting Thursday "we don't have a strategy yet" for dealing with Islamic State militants in Syria, despite warnings from top military advisers and others that the group must be confronted on that side of the border. The president made the comment during a briefing with reporters in which he overtly played down the prospect of any imminent military action in Syria. He tried to temper speculation that he was about to roll...
  • The Tsarnaev brothers were refugees too

    11/17/2015 11:39:48 AM PST · by Starman417 · 8 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 11-17-15 | DrJohn
    President Barack Arrogant McStompyfoot held his ground the other day, proclaiming that the US was going to continue importing Syrian refugees, despite the fact that they cannot be properly screened. Deputy National Security Director Ben Rhodes was the guy who made sure the video was the focus in the aftermath of the Benghazi attacks as opposed to policy failure. He now assures us that the refugees will be thoroughly screened. He's not worried.Todd asked, "Does the president now have any more pause about bringing Syrian refugees into the United States?" Rhodes said, "No, Chuck. We have very extensive screening procedures...
  • Paris and Mizzou are two sides of the same coin…

    11/17/2015 8:46:44 AM PST · by Starman417 · 7 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 11-17-15 | Vince
    The ISIS attacks on civilians in Paris and the attacks on common sense across the country are two sides of the same coin. Both were carried out by those who hate freedom…. Not their freedom of course, but yours. With ISIS (as well as fanatical Muslims around the planet) you are expected to live the way they want you to, to act the way they want you to, but most of all you must believe the way they want you to… or they will simply kill you. At Mizzou, Yale and Amherst, protesters, (as well as liberals everywhere across the...