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  • Avoid Windows 8!

    11/01/2012 10:37:06 AM PDT · by whitedog57 · 65 replies
    11/01/2012 | Redmond Barry
    Avoid Windows 8! I had the trial version and purchased the upgrade on line, After an entire day trying to find problems, I finally got it working. Then today, I was doing a search on Bing and Windows started to place a B when ?I typed a letter. And added an h before selected words. I rebooted thinking it was a short cut error. Now I can't log in! When I type my password, it puts the CAPS LOCK on when I type the number 1. And I cannot undo it, What a POS operating system.
  • Why are Conservatives so insecure?

    11/01/2012 7:34:16 AM PDT · by freedomrings69 · 59 replies
    today | self/vanity
    Everyone is so afraid that pictures of Obama riding around New Jersey for a few minutes with Chris Christy are going to throw the election to Obama. Four years of awful governance gets put aside for a ride around storm damage and a promise to throw money (ours) at storm victims? Is it really that bad? Is our position that tenuous?
  • Now is the Time to Start Following Politics

    11/01/2012 2:06:00 AM PDT · by Making_Sense [Rob W. Case] · 1 replies
    MSMB ^ | October 31, 2012 | Rob W. Case
    At the time of this article, we have less than a week before we decide to continue our current path as a nation, or choose a different one. In America, there are many people who simply do not follow politics, and as such, those people are left with an epic struggle of responsibly choosing their next candidate. Their struggle is mired in choosing their candidate based on what the media says, what campaign ads say, and who their friends and family are voting for. Yet, apart from the “noise” of these overwhelming influences is a very real and very harsh...
  • Colin Powell Outed As A Friend Of Farrakhan Photographic Proof

    10/31/2012 8:35:38 PM PDT · by OneVike · 37 replies
    GATE ^ | 10/31/12 | Chuck Wolk
    While these photos of Powell and Farrakhan were taken at an event celebrating the 50th anniversary of Jamaica's independence, I cannot help but wonder what the left would do if these photos where of Rush Limbaugh and David Duke while they attended Missouri's celebration of statehood. I know what the MSM and those on the left who hate conservatives would say. They would have the picture on most newspapers and if there was video you know that MSNBC, CNN, CNBC, and the alphabet networks would all begin their nightly news with it. The storyline would be how they always...
  • Obama running TV ads in CT

    10/31/2012 7:32:11 PM PDT · by matt04 · 3 replies
    In the last tow days I have seen at least 3 TV ads from the Obama campaign air in various local and national networks in CT. Also, more and more SuperPAC ads for Chris Murphy. According to RCP it is O52 R42 in CT.
  • Intrade presidential election markets -- Obama ahead even in the popular vote?

    10/30/2012 2:36:05 PM PDT · by reaganaut1 · 56 replies
    vanity | October 30, 2012 | me
    It's tough to be objective in forecasting the presidential election, but based on the polls I have read about, I think Romney has a close to 50% change of winning. Intrade currently estimates Obama has a 63% chance of winning the election and a 62% chance of winning the popular vote by 0.5% or more. The popular vote market surprises me. Romney is slightly ahead in most national polls. I don't want to be paranoid, but are people trying to manipulate the Intrade market to demoralize Republicans?
  • Survival in New York City

    10/30/2012 7:23:16 AM PDT · by GeronL · 28 replies
    Associated Posers ^ | 10-30-2012 | geronl
    Semi-satire, er, educational fiction (Associated Posers)- NEW YORK CITY, New York – Rodney Jackson sits in his darkened Queens apartment, huddled in blankets, listening to a portable radio given to him by a friend. He says his food supply and patience is wearing thin. The first floor of his building has a few feet of standing water. “I have done everything I was supposed to” he says “I don't think this is how it's supposed to be” His kitchen counter is littered with opened food cans and boxes, no chance to take out the trash and recycling with the storm...
  • ARG Poll: Romney Gets Ahead of Obama [48%R and 47%O: Women 51%R and 52%O]

    10/29/2012 9:07:00 PM PDT · by Steelfish · 5 replies
    American Research Group ^ | October 29, 2012
    Colorado Interview dates: October 25-28, 2012 Sample size: 600 likely voters Margin of error: ± 4 percentage points, 95% of the time Question wording and responses: If the general election were being held today between Barack Obama for president and Joe Biden for vice president, the Democrats, and Mitt Romney for president and Paul Ryan for vice president, the Republicans, for whom would you vote - Obama and Biden or Romney and Ryan (names rotated), or someone else? Colorado Obama Romney Other Undecided Likely voters 47% 48% 1% 4% Democrats (33%) 90% 7% - 3% Republicans (35%) 4% 93% -...
  • Hillary Clinton and Michelle Obama: The Queens of Washington [Is This Parody?]

    10/29/2012 5:58:18 PM PDT · by Steelfish · 5 replies
    Telegraph(UK) ^ | October 29, 2012 | Zoe Brennan
    Hillary Clinton and Michelle Obama: The Queens of Washington Michelle Obama is the most popular woman in America, and Hillary Clinton’s standing has never been higher. So with the Democrats’ lead among female voters beginning to falter, should the party be exploiting its two greatest assets, asks Zoe Brennan. By Zoe Brennan 29 Oct 2012 Her long hair drawn back into a soignée French knot, the Secretary of State is tackling questions on Libya at the State Department in Washington DC. Dressed in a sharp navy suit, she speaks with authority, displaying an absolute command of the facts. At 65...
  • NO on PROP 30: Gas, Food, and Health Care To Go Up and Now Socked By 1/4% Sales Tax Increase!]

    10/28/2012 9:02:43 PM PDT · by Steelfish · 2 replies
    October 28, 2012
    California is reeling from double-digit unemployment, and by all predictions, gas, food, and health care costs are supposed to rise in 2013 and Governor Moonbeam and the Teacher's Unions want to sock Californians with yet another 1/4% Sales Tax increase on everything we buy. The educational establishment has gotten billions of dollars through bonds and lottery funds over the years and its all gone into a Dark Hole. CA now ranks 47 in the nation and teachers and principals score large six figure incomes and pensions. Enough is enough. And of course YES on 32. No more can we have...
  • Latest drawing "The Vigilant"

    10/28/2012 7:50:50 PM PDT · by freemike · 15 replies
    Just sharing updates to my art blog. Hope you like my latest drawing that I just completed titled "The Vigilant" You can see it at the link to my little artblog
  • Road to Montellier: Final Countdown

    10/28/2012 6:45:33 PM PDT · by GeronL · 2 replies
    Did you guys know there was a world breakdancing (b-boying??) tournament? The championship is Nov 17 in Montpellier FRANCE. (lolz) The Road to Montpellier: The Final Countdown With only three weeks to go, the biggest b-boy event on the planet is almost upon us again! The 2012 Braun Battle of the Year looks set to be bigger than ever and takes place on November 17 in Montpellier at the Parkes & Suites Arena. Almost 20 Crews from around the globe – from India to Japan, from Morocco to Korea – have already qualified and are preparing to compete on the...
  • Postpone Election, Mayor Demands

    10/28/2012 4:08:03 PM PDT · by GeronL · 8 replies
    Associated Posers ^ | 10-28-2012 | geronl
    (Associated Posers) – Richport, Maine – Although far outside of any danger zone from hurricane Sandy the incumbent mayor of Richport, Rodney Johnstone, is calling for elections to be post-poned for several weeks. “We will be getting heavy rains, possibly hail, for days. Roads will be flooded, trees will be down. People will not be able to reach polling locations”. The mayor is polling several points behind challenger Henry Morgan who is already confident of a victory. He says the mayor's call for delaying the election is “a ridiculous attempt to buy time”. Sandy, which is barely a hurricane won't...
  • Our tough Commander-in-Chief, breaking into TV shows over Hurricane Sanday

    10/28/2012 11:59:09 AM PDT · by RushIsTheMan · 11 replies
    10/28/2012 | Me
    He's trying to come off as so in charge. The fool can't find his way to a microphone to explain why four Americans died under his watch, yet for Sandy, he's saying, "No red tape. Whatever the states need, just let us know, blah, blah, blah..." Too bad he didn't show this kind of leadership back on 9/11. He cut into Chris Wallace's show too, jerk.
  • What Was President Obama Doing Tuesday Evening, September 11?

    10/28/2012 10:15:38 AM PDT · by Steelfish · 22 replies
    The Weekly Standard ^ | October 28, 2012
    What Was President Obama Doing Tuesday Evening, September 11 OCT 28, 2012 • BY WILLIAM KRISTOL While Americans were under assault in Benghazi? Which of his national security team did he meet with, whom did he speak with, what directives did he issue? So far, the White House won't say. But we do know one thing the president found time to do that evening: He placed a call to Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu in order to defuse a controversy about President Obama's refusal to meet with Netanyahu two weeks later at the U.N. General Assembly, and, according to the...
  • Interesting Twitter Debate with "Concerned" GOPer (he says)

    10/27/2012 2:47:59 PM PDT · by LS · 22 replies
    self/twitter | 10/27/2012 | LS
    Ok, so here is the latest explanation (this from a self described Romney voter who is "concerned") for the EV numbers. You can't measure D/R because of all the "unaffiliated" voters in OH. If a voter doesn't vote in the previous primary he is labeled "unaffiliated" in the next election. Supposedly, this means that 30% more Ds will come out of the woodwork as "unaffiliated." First, while the D primary was boring, people don't come out for a reason. They MAY be bored, but they also might not like where the party is heading. Second, the crash we've seen in...
  • Desperate Obama campaign send 4 emails in one day

    10/27/2012 2:19:24 PM PDT · by matt04 · 9 replies
    Obama Campaign
    On Thursday, October 25, 2012 the Obama campaign sent 4 emails to me between 12:25 PM and 10:55 PM. Here they are:
  • This Ad Needs 24/7 Air Time in OH. Get The "Union Men" in OH To Believe in America

    10/27/2012 2:10:26 PM PDT · by Steelfish · 4 replies
  • Admiral: “We didn’t have sufficient intelligence to commit more forces”

    10/27/2012 10:15:34 AM PDT · by pabianice · 22 replies
    Alternate History | 10/27/12
    WASHINGTON, DC – JUNE 10, 1942 – Following the disaster at Midway Island last week, Admiral Chester Nimitz, Commander in Chief, Pacific Ocean Areas, spoke today with reporters to answer questions about the U.S. defeat. “We thought the Japanese might be moving on Midway,” Nimitz said, “But our intelligence was incomplete and the president and top officers decided not to risk too many of our forces in investigating what might have been a dangerous situation about which we knew too little.” Nimitz explained that although some analysts urged the president to send three aircraft carriers and escort ships to scout...
  • What’s Going On In Ohio? [Nationally Romney Leads By 18 Among Men But Only By 6-9 Points In Ohio?]

    10/27/2012 9:20:39 AM PDT · by Steelfish · 45 replies
    ABCNewsBlog ^ | October 27, 2012 | Amy Walter
    What’s Going On In Ohio? By Amy Walter Oct 26, 2012 Or, why does Obama continue to hold a small lead in that state while national polls have the race a dead heat. The three most recent Ohio polls (CNN, Time, and CBS/Quinnipiac) show President Obama with a lead of 4-5 points. Meanwhile, the latest ABC/Washington Post national tracking poll has the race a dead heat, with Romney at 49 percent and Obama at 48 percent. How is that possible? Three things: Democrats, white voters, and men. 1) The Democratic advantage in the Ohio polls is anywhere from 3-9 points...
  • Muslims spreading wealth and good will around the world. - Vanity

    10/26/2012 2:43:30 PM PDT · by SeaDragon · 19 replies
    Personal observation on today's adventure | 10/26/2012 | SeaDragon
    While visiting the lovely island of Cozumel, Mexico, Mr. Dragon and I rented a car and went around the island to one of our favorite places Señor Iguana's. This is a local place (not a chain) and they have great margaritas, excellent food and the view is one of the most beautiful of the ocean waves. As we sat down and gave our drink order to Rudy (a nice young man that we visit with every year), we noticed a table near the view, that had 4 people sitting at it. On one side, was a Muslim male, and on...
  • GM Blames "Bias" for Lagging Sales, Revenue

    10/26/2012 7:43:58 AM PDT · by GeronL · 23 replies
    Associated Posers ^ | 10-26-2012 | geronl
    (Associated Posers) – DETROIT – Some high-level executives are feeling down about some of the after-effects of the so-called “bailout”. They said they miscalculated public reaction in accepting the terms dictated from Washington. “Apparently there is a bias in this country, very widespread, that people believe a business should earn its revenue by selling products or services” said one executive who requested anonymity “We were under the impression that once the people understood they were all part-owners of the company that they would take pride in it”. Instead of rightly appreciating the government taking their money and buying up 25%...
  • Immigrant Activists Putting Pressure On Bilbray.

    10/26/2012 7:43:37 AM PDT · by moonshinner_09 · 2 replies
    KPBS Public Broadcasting ^ | October 25, 2012 | Adrian Florido
    SAN DIEGO — Immigrant rights activists are putting pressure on Congressman Brian Bilbray, who is running for re-election in the newly minted 52nd Congressional District, which covers coastal and northern parts of San Diego County. About a dozen young adults, some of them undocumented, stood outside Bilbray’s office in Solana Beach on Thursday afternoon, demanding he support the DREAM Act, which would legalize many young immigrants who arrived in the U.S. as children.
  • (Vanity)Father of murdered SEAL will be on Glenn's radio show 11 am EST

    10/26/2012 7:40:35 AM PDT · by simplesimon · 8 replies
    Glenn Beck Radio show | 10-26-12 | self
    Glenn just said that he will be again speaking to Tyrone Woods' Father in about half an hour. Ty Woods was one of the SEAL's murdered in Benghazi. Tune in a few minutes before 11 AM EST to listen to the interview
  • Worst piece of anti Romney horse manure on NBC TV now

    10/25/2012 5:24:01 PM PDT · by staytrue · 8 replies
    self | 10-25-2012 | self
    I think the program is 30 rock.
  • Ground Game - Enthusiasm - Log Your Report

    10/25/2012 2:14:50 PM PDT · by ConservativeInPA · 6 replies
    Vanity | October 25, 2012 | ConservativeInPa
    Tell your story about how things are going related to election in your area. State your location and log your report.
  • Undocumented immigrant workers “Like” social media to survive

    10/25/2012 3:38:21 PM PDT · by moonshinner_09 · 1 replies
    VOXXI ^ | October 25, 2012 | Viviana Fernandez
    Undocumented immigrants are surviving tougher immigration laws implemented in Georgia and other southern states by utilizing a surprising tool: social media. It has become an instrument to help them navigate the streets and remain undetected by police. Mario Sevilla, 24, is a construction worker; his day begins at 5 a.m. His five brothers and sisters live in Sonora, Mexico, and they all rely on the money that he can earn and wire back home. Lately, Sevilla has used social media to risk-taking road trips as far away as Tennessee to get to work. “The first thing that I do in...
  • Men, not women, are better multitaskers (Doubly Sorry, Ladies)

    10/25/2012 2:07:53 PM PDT · by Sir Napsalot · 40 replies
    Cosmos Mag ^ | 10-25-2012 | Agençe France-Presse
    <p>Note from yours truly - On top of an old thread , PMS may not exist, research shows (Sorry, Ladies) Here comes another. Doubly Sorry, Ladies.</p> <p>STOCKHOLM: The long-held belief that women are better than men at multitasking is a myth, according to new Swedish research.</p>
  • Politics of a Terror Attack & Cover Up (no satire vanity)

    10/25/2012 12:17:15 PM PDT · by GeronL · 7 replies
    Associated Posers ^ | 10-25-2012 | geronl
    It was Obama himself who denied additional security to the embassy in Benghazi, Libya not Hillary Clinton as many had suspected. New emails and documents have shown that not only did the President and the administration know that this was a terrorist – while it was still happening – bit that absolutely nothing was done about it. The security was denied only because it would be admitting that the world was a more dangerous place. There was an election coming up and if they admitted this, it might hurt his re-election chances. The State Department had even issued a traveled...
  • Vote for My Son Guitar Playing? (with link)

    10/25/2012 9:06:27 AM PDT · by knak · 5 replies
    98.3 The Snake ^ | 10/25/12 | knak
    Ok, I'm trying this again with a link this time. Sorry about double posting. Is it ok to ask for help from my fellow freepers to help my son win a contest on the radio? If so, please give me a hand. He's a bit shy but is a great rock guitar player and writes his own music. He entered a contest called "Repeat It or Delete It" and was accepted. He's only 17, records in his room with computerized drums for backup and is up against a full band. Here's the info, please give me a hand! Ok, this...
  • Politico Playbook: ROMNEY TRANSITION PLANS

    10/25/2012 8:46:46 AM PDT · by Sir Napsalot · 10 replies
    Politico ^ | 10-25-2012 | MIKE ALLEN
    FIRST LOOK – Rolling Stone cover, “Obama and the Road Ahead: The Rolling Stone Interview,” by Douglas Brinkley: “We arrived at the Oval Office for our 45-minute interview … on the morning of October 11th. … As we left the Oval Office, executive editor Eric Bates told Obama that he had asked his six-year-old if there was anything she wanted him to say to the president. … [S]he said, ‘Tell him: You can do it.’ Obama grinned. … ‘You know, kids have good instincts,’ Obama offered. ‘They look at the other guy and say, “Well, that’s a bullshitter, I can...
  • Vote for my son's guitar playing??

    10/25/2012 8:23:49 AM PDT · by knak · 12 replies
    knak | 10/25/12 | knak
    Is it ok to ask for help from my fellow freepers to help my son win a contest on the radio? If so, please give me a hand. He's a bit shy but is a great rock guitar player and writes his own music. He entered a contest called "Repeat It or Delete It" and was accepted. He's only 17, records in his room with computerized drums for backup and is up against a full band. Here's the info, please give me a hand! Ok, this is the week my son James Hess needs your vote in the Repeat It...
  • Vanity - A respite from real news. "SERVICE"

    10/24/2012 7:58:50 PM PDT · by youngidiot · 18 replies
    N/A | October 24, 2012 | youngidiot
    Twice in as many weeks I've had talks with people who want me to do business with them. Both were way more expensive than their competitors and both offered the same justification: "Yes, but they won't provide you with the same service that I will." You hear this a lot these days. One of the men I met with was giving me an estimate to remove a tree from my yard. His quote was triple that of his nearest competitor. I asked him why and he said, "Well, sure, they may be cheaper. But they won't give you the service...
  • Is Nakoula Basseley Nakoula being held as a political prisoner? (vanity)

    10/24/2012 3:54:02 PM PDT · by hecht · 17 replies
    And do you see the ACLU coming to his aid
  • Need Firefox Help

    10/23/2012 6:07:32 PM PDT · by pabianice · 21 replies
    I am running XP on my PC. 1-2 times a day Firefox crashes my PC. Sometimes I get a happy "Firefox has crashed. Would you like to try it again?" box. Sometimes I get no notification, just a blank screen and then a reboot. Can anyone help with solving this problem? Thanks.
  • Working America (Fall 2012 issue of UFCW propaganda magazine)

    10/23/2012 5:43:15 PM PDT · by matt04 · 1 replies
    For some reason I still get the "Working America" UFCW Propaganda magazine from my time working at a Unionized store. Predictably they fill 15 pages basing Romeny and WalMart, voter ID and praise Obama. I haven't had time to try to find the few truthful facts they might have published. Here is a example:Here is the full album:
  • USPS now accepts foodstamps

    10/23/2012 2:27:04 PM PDT · by libh8er · 17 replies
    Vanity | 10.23.2012 | Me
    I was over at the post office over lunch break to mail an envelope. I was using a self help kiosk and in the payment menu I noticed - for the first time - that along with credit and debit, there was the option of EBT. EBT ! Now I haven't been to a post office in a while, could be a year or more since I generally send packages by UPS and buy stamps from the grocery store, but the last time I was at a post office I do not recall an EBT payment option. Anybody else noticed...
  • Stick with me, <name> (Post-debate Obama email)

    10/23/2012 11:44:56 AM PDT · by matt04 · 7 replies
    Obama Campaign
    I don't want to lose this election. Not because of what losing would mean for me -- Michelle and I will be fine no matter what happens. But because of what it would mean for our country and middle-class families. This race is very close. I'm not willing to watch the progress you and I worked so hard to achieve be undone. Time is running out to make an impact -- please don't wait any longer. Donate $5 or more today: I believe in you. If you stick with me, and if we fight harder than ever for the...
  • Obama's Navy and 'Quality Time'

    10/23/2012 10:32:12 AM PDT · by pabianice · 17 replies
    The Nav Log ^ | 10/23/12 |
    During the October 22 third presidential debate, the Ol’ Snarly Obama came out to play. Clearly angry at Romney’s having passed him in national voter polls, Obama was spoiling for a fight. Romney simply infuriated Obama further by acting calm, knowledgeable, and presidential to Obama’s junior high school bully. At what was arguably the debate’s most watchable moment, Obama ridiculed Romney’s noting that the US Navy, under Obama and Harry Reid, is headed for third-world status with the smallest number of ships since 1917. Obama sneered that in today’s military, ‘we don’t have many horses or bayonets, either. We have...
  • Obammunists Declare War on YOU: Young Republican in Wisconsin Beat-Up Bad by Leftist (Union?) Thugs

    10/23/2012 2:34:29 AM PDT · by Reaganite Republican · 8 replies
    Son of Wisconsin state senator assaulted  while confronting 2am yard-sign thieves Already it starts... ________________________________________________________________________________ Early Friday morning, thugs presumably supporting President Obama beat up the son of Wisconsin State Senator Neal Kedzie outside of his apartment in Whitewater. Kedzie caught the two men removing a Romney sign outside of his apartment around two o'clock in the morning.  After telling them to put the signs back, one of the thugs attacked Kedzie and then put him in a choke hold and continued to beat his head... More @ Breitbart ________________________________________________________________________________ Yeah, getting ugly out there as the walls close-in...  Sure...
  • Before the last debate tonight...(email from Moochelle Obama)

    10/22/2012 4:07:36 PM PDT · by matt04 · 6 replies
    Obama Campaign
    Tonight is Barack's last debate in his last election. It's also the last major milestone of this campaign before Election Day. This is it -- and your support in these final days means everything. Can you chip in $5 or more right now? I know Barack is ready to get out there tonight and fight for supporters like you -- but he needs you to fight for him, too. As soon as he leaves the stage, I know he'll be thinking about tomorrow, and all the work we need to do to win in these last two weeks. If you're...
  • Immigrants and Unions Work To Oust Notorious Arizona Sheriff

    10/21/2012 8:19:48 PM PDT · by moonshinner_09 · 28 replies
    Truthout ^ | 21 October 2012 | Jenny Brown, LaborNotes
    Latino workers in the Phoenix area are fighting back against the bullying sheriff of Maricopa County, Joe Arpaio. They’ve registered over 34,000 new voters for the November election. The “Adiós Arpaio” campaign is part of a strategy by the hotel union UNITE HERE to turn around Arizona’s anti-worker policies, in a right-to-work state where Latino workers have only recently begun to flex their political muscles. Maricopa County contains 60 percent of Arizona’s population Organizers say they feel a seismic shift in the political landscape. “I’ve never been part of something historic before,” said Lucia Vergara Aguirre, president of UNITE HERE...
  • Jesse Jackson Jr, Mentally Ill

    10/20/2012 11:28:28 AM PDT · by GeronL · 21 replies
    Associated Posers ^ | 10-18-2012 | geronl
    (Associated Posers) – CHICAGO, Illinois – United States Representative Jesse Jackson Jr. admits what many observers have suspected for years. That he is mentally ill. The admission comes as federal corruption investigators tighten the screws trying to find out how much money he took in improper influence-peddling schemes. A former associate said he is confused that JJJ went into politics “He has never been very good with people, I was never sure he ever really liked people”. Another said Jackson would prance around the sauna naked, dancing and singing to himself. “He was flamboyant for a guy who is supposed...
  • So Simple

    10/20/2012 7:44:10 AM PDT · by pabianice · 14 replies
    Vanity | 10/20/12
    The ad would be so simple, so effective. The announcer lists all of Obama's hidden records -- state senate, affirmative-actioned through college and law school, surrendered law license, adolescence with violent communists, abandonment by low-life parents to his grandparents' care, street thug work -- as the names scroll across the screen. Then, the final frame, "What are you hiding, Mr. President?" Not to go for this in the final two weeks is inexcusable.
  • Obama Benefited Financially from the Auto Bailout

    10/19/2012 11:42:53 AM PDT · by Steelfish · 9 replies
    The Weekly Standard ^ | October 19, 2012 | DANIEL HALPER
    Obama Benefited Financially from the Auto Bailout OCT 19, 2012 • BY DANIEL HALPER Earlier today, the Obama campaign pushed around a story that they claimed proved Mitt Romney "was against the auto bailout...but personally [benefited] from it." "Today, [deputy campaign manger Stephanie] Cutter and the Obama campaign were pushing an article in The Nation saying that Romney - who opposed bailing out the auto industry as carried out by Obama - actually made $15.3 million from the bailout through a $1 million investment with a hedge fund firm that put cash into GM supplier Delphi," the Columbus Dispatch reports....
  • Obama explains how communist Van Jones got into White House, he has no binders

    10/18/2012 3:36:14 PM PDT · by big bad easter bunny · 9 replies
    I always wondered how Van Jones got through an FBI check (always wondered how Bill Ayers is not on do not fly list as well) I think the answer is obvious, Obama was never given any binders.
  • Obama's Empty Chair

    10/18/2012 1:25:48 AM PDT · by Pontiac · 15 replies
    10/18/2012 | Pontiac
    I have been thinking again of Clint Eastwood’s speech at the Republic Convention and it has occurred to me how his apt his metaphor of the empty chair was in describing Barak Obama was for the Obama Presidency. During Obama’s tenure as President of the United States the chair that by all rights should have been occupied by Barak H. Obama has been left vacant. Consider the chair at the President’s daily intelligence briefing which was left vacant 57% of the days of Barak Obama’s first term. Consider the chair that was vacant at meetings with Prime Minister of Israel...
  • President Obama was terrific last night(Bill Clinton email)

    10/17/2012 5:01:34 PM PDT · by matt04 · 12 replies
    Obama Campaign
    I know how President Obama feels right now because I've been there. These final 20 days will be the toughest of the whole campaign. We'll win this, but only if we go after every single vote. Right now, Barack needs everyone who believes in him to step up. If you do, that will see him through. Midnight tonight is the last FEC fundraising deadline of this campaign, and then all of our planning and building comes down to just one last test on November 6th. Let's bring it home for Barack. If you can, make a donation of $5 or...
  • Romney shows up at ObamaFest 2012

    10/17/2012 7:51:25 AM PDT · by GeronL · 15 replies
    Associated Posers ^ | 10-17-2012 | geronl
    (Associated Posers)- LONG ISLAND, New York – Mitt Romney showed up on time at an Obama campaign rally held at Hoefstra University. Obama sycophant Candy Crowley led the so-called “debate” in as pro-Obama manner as possible, filling in for the role of his missing TelePrompTer. At one point Republican candidate Mitt Romney accused the President of taking almost two weeks before he called the attack in Benghazi, Libya a “terrorist attack”. Obama and the moderator said this was not true. “Get the transcript” Obama said, in what was almost surely a scripted move, because Candy Crowley just happened to have...
  • LOL! Obama Is "Miss Elizabeth"

    10/17/2012 5:38:45 AM PDT · by kiryandil · 8 replies
    October 17, 2012 | seen on Internet
    I saw a discussion board where somebody called Obama "Miss Elizabeth". I guess the beefy Ms. Crowley had to save The Effeminate One's bacon last night. It's like watching the WWE, only the female Lefty moderators take the steroids, and the Democrat male debaters are the damsels in distress...