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  • Mark Levin endorses Ted Cruz in honor of Nancy Reagan

    03/10/2016 7:24:48 AM PST · by jimbo123 · 209 replies
    The Hill ^ | 3/10/16 | Mark Hensch
    Conservative radio host Mark Levin endorsed Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) late Wednesday as a tribute to former first lady Nancy Reagan. “I decided today was the day ultimately because of Nancy Reagan’s death,” he said on “LevinTV.”
  • Obama Trying to make Kayla Mueller's Death a Political Triumph for himself

    02/10/2015 9:19:55 AM PST · by SoFloFreeper · 24 replies
    So the news is that local officials in ARIZONA were doing more to get Kayla Mueller released than Team Obama. Now that the girl is gone, Obama is releasing statements of sympathy and pretending like he and Michelle give a damn. Just saw a report on local media that was an obvious attempt to boost Obama's image. My theory is Valerie saw how King Abdullah got a boost when he ACTUALLY DID something, and now wants her man child to be praised. Thoughts?
  • BREAKING!! Obama's HHS ends controversial program in health reform law (Obamacare dying)

    10/14/2011 1:29:43 PM PDT · by milwguy · 130 replies
    the hill ^ | 10/14/2011 | sam baker
    The Obama administration will not implement a controversial piece of the healthcare reform law, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said Friday. Sebelius said the department will not continue trying to implement the CLASS program, which was intended to provide insurance for long-term care. Republicans charged that the program’s financial structure was unsustainable, and Sebelius conceded as much Friday. “We have not identified a way to make CLASS work at this time,” she wrote on the Huffington Post's website. Sebelius said HHS will “suspend” implementation of the program. The department recently reassigned the people it had placed in the...
  • Michelle Obama Doing 'The Dougie' & 'The Running Man' (projectile vomit warning)

    05/05/2011 7:54:30 AM PDT · by Celtic Cross · 43 replies
    Youtube ^ | May 3 2011 | N/A
    What ever happened to class? Link
  • Obama Seeking "Ass To Kick" Over Oil Spill(Jackass has no Leadership Skills, Zip, NADA)

    06/08/2010 5:07:46 AM PDT · by bestintxas · 101 replies · 87+ views
    "I don't sit around just talking to experts because this is a college seminar, we talk to these folks because they potentially have the best answers, so I know whose ass to kick."
  • Obama, Pressed to Get Tough on Oil Spill, Talks About ‘Kicking Ass’

    06/08/2010 4:22:14 AM PDT · by IbJensen · 50 replies · 89+ views
    CNS News ^ | 6/8/2010 | Tom Raum
    Washington (AP) - President Barack Obama says his talks with Gulf fishermen and oil spill experts are not an academic exercise. They're "so I know whose ass to kick." One target for the presidential foot: Tony Hayward, the embattled chief executive of BP. Obama was asked by Matt Lauer of NBC's "Today" about Hayward's past comments that "I want my life back," that the Gulf was "a big ocean" and that "the environmental impact of this disaster is likely to be very, very modest." "He wouldn't be working for me after any of those statements," Obama said, according to excerpts...
  • Michelle Obama is to be the first presidential wife to appear on a reality TV series

    11/06/2009 7:10:55 AM PST · by vrwc54 · 23 replies · 1,056+ views
    You Tube ^ | 11/05/09 | RobtKraft
    Michelle Obama will be appearing on Iron Chef, but I discovered that isn't the only reality show she'll be on.
  • Rev. Lowery, Civil Rights Pioneer, A Hit At Inaugural

    01/20/2009 1:29:35 PM PST · by Bulldawg Fan · 47 replies · 1,622+ views ^ | 1/20/09 | Unknown
    WASHINGTON — Amid the outpouring of inaugural joy over the racial progress represented by President Barack Obama, there was a single, humorous mention of work still to be done. After the first black president had been sworn in, Rev. Joseph Lowery' ended his benediction with a rhyme familiar to black churchgoers: "We ask you to help us work for that day when black will not be asked to get in back, when brown can stick around..." There was laughter from the enormous crowd. The 87-year-old civil rights pioneer continued: "When yellow will be mellow, when the red man can get...
  • Family Upset About Sign In Neighbor's Yard ["Caution -- Retards..."]

    07/23/2006 4:00:15 PM PDT · by krb · 278 replies · 7,577+ views
    KSL.COM ^ | July 21, 2006 | Sam Penrod
    A cardboard sign hanging in a tree, directed at a boy with developmental disabilities, and the boy's mother, isn't happy. Neighbor: "I'm not taking the sign down, last night was the first night of peace we've got in a long ----- time." Carrie Heaton, Colton's Mother: "They've put up this sign now, that we feel is very discriminatory against my son." The cardboard sign is hanging in a tree in the Central Utah town of Nephi. It is also being denounced tonight by advocates for the disabled. The boy's family noticed the sign pointed at their home on Wednesday night,...
  • (vanity) Two more irresistable entries for "Worst Album Art Ever"

    04/23/2006 6:13:43 PM PDT · by martin_fierro · 1,142 replies · 12,966+ views
    Around teh Intarweb
    Dan Betzer and Louie - "Tell The Bible Classics Volume 3"
  • Not Even Funerals Are Sacred to Liberals

    02/08/2006 9:20:47 AM PST · by yoe · 60 replies · 2,066+ views
    GOPUSA/The Loft ^ | Feburary 8, 2006 | Bobby Eberle
    At the funeral of Coretta Scott King, President Bush said her dignity was a “daily rebuke to the pettiness and cruelty of segregation.” The president, with class and compassion, spoke at New Birth Missionary Church in Atlanta, Georgia, to honor the wife of civil rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Unfortunately, there were others who spoke and turned what should be a sacred ceremony into an opportunity to engage in left-wing attacks. As noted in the story Political Posturing at King Funeral Draws Cheers, Jeers, liberal activists used the funeral of Coretta Scott King to demean President Bush and...
  • CAPTION TIME! Coretta Scott King Funeral turned Democrat Political Rally

    02/07/2006 1:15:13 PM PST · by commish · 67 replies · 8,370+ views
    Feb 6, 2005 | Self
  • Sri Lanka Charges Oxfam L500,000 To Allow In Jeeps (Tsunami Relief)

    06/16/2005 6:20:31 PM PDT · by blam · 12 replies · 501+ views
    Sri Lanka charges Oxfam £500,000 to allow in jeeps (Filed: 17/06/2005) Oxfam has had to pay £550,000 in customs duty to the Sri Lankan government for importing 25 four-wheel-drive vehicles to help victims of the tsunami, The Daily Telegraph has learned. The sum was levied by customs in Colombo which have refused to grant tax exemptions to non-governmental organisations working to repair damage caused by the giant Boxing Day wave. The Indian-made Mahindra vehicles, essential to negotiate damaged roads and rough tracks, remained stuck in port at Colombo for almost a month as officials completed the small mountain of paperwork...
  • Oxfam pays $1m tsunami aid duty

    06/17/2005 5:10:47 PM PDT · by flixxx · 6 replies · 282+ views
    bbc news ^ | 6 17 05 | bbc
    Oxfam pays $1m tsunami aid duty Oxfam says it abides by the laws of the countries it works in British charity Oxfam has had to pay the Sri Lankan government $1m in import duty for vehicles used in tsunami reconstruction work. Paperwork had kept the 25 four-wheel drive vehicles idle in the capital, Colombo, for a month. The Sri Lankan government told the BBC News website the aid had been duty-free until the end of April but was now needed to prevent "market distortions". Nearly 31,000 people died in Sri Lanka when the tsunami struck on 26 December. Half a...
  • U.S. Consultants on Papal Election

    04/06/2005 5:21:30 PM PDT · by anniegetyourgun · 10 replies · 361+ views
    AP ^ | 4/6/04
    "If ever there were a smoke-filled room, this is it." -Democratic consultant Donna Brazile, who remembered the Latin masses from growing up Catholic in the South and her childhood wish to become a priest until learning women cannot be ordained. --- "It's the ultimate whispering campaign with a very large confessional box." -Chris Lehane, who worked for Sen. John Kerry of Massachusetts and Wesley Clark in their unsuccessful bids for president in 2004. --- "No one here would recognize it as a campaign. No technology. No bumper stickers. It's quiet, behind-the-scenes positioning." -Jano Cabrera, who worked on the White House...
  • Row Ends With Five Deerly Departed [Real and tasteless headline]

    11/22/2004 7:14:22 AM PST · by arkady_renko · 11 replies · 1,049+ views
    Row ends with five deerly departed AP 23nov04 HAYWARD, Wisconsin: Five deer hunters are dead and three are in hospital with bullet wounds after a dispute over a shooting site in Wisconsin at the beginning of the US state's nine-day hunting season. The violence began shortly after members of a hunting party saw a hunter occupying their "hide", a concealed shooting position, Sawyer County Chief Deputy Tim Zeigle said. A confrontation and shooting followed. One of the shooting victims radioed for help, Deputy Zeigle said, but when more hunters came to the scene, they also were shot. The alleged gunman...

    10/01/2004 8:02:28 PM PDT · by Snerdley · 142 replies · 3,921+ views
    Wisconsin GOP ^ | Oct 1st, 2004 | RPW
    VANDALS SPRAY SWASTIKAS AT HOMES OF BUSH SUPPORTERS Oct 1st, 2004 By: RPW (MADISON) – In one confirmed and two other reported cases of vandalism, the homes of three Madison residents were defaced this week when vandals used grass killer to draw large swastikas on the lawns of the homes, all of which had Bush-Cheney campaign signs on the property. According to one of the homeowners whose property was vandalized, the homes are all within a two-block radius on the city’s west side. Madison police told the homeowner the incident will be investigated as a possible hate crime. The homeowners...
  • Evicted woman says deputy marshal let neighbors take her belongings

    08/23/2004 10:34:52 AM PDT · by CFW · 70 replies · 1,645+ views
    accessnorthga ^ | 8/23/04 | staff
    The Associated Press - COLUMBUS, Ga. A complaint has been filed accusing a Muscogee County deputy marshal of allowing neighbors to pick through the belongings of a woman who had been evicted. Virginia Upshaw, 45, says that after being evicted from her three-bedroom trailer, her belongings were hauled outside and placed near the road. Neighbors then took her possessions with the permission of the deputy marshal, she said. Marshal Kenneth Suddeth, who was not there when Upshaw was evicted, has turned the matter over to Commander Mark Lott, who said he is unable to comment until the investigation is complete....
  • Despite strong relationship with Nancy, Reagan headed dysfunctional family

    06/05/2004 6:55:27 PM PDT · by ambrose · 35 replies · 351+ views
    Chicago Tribune / Sun Herald ^ | 6.5.04 | Michael Kilian
    <p>He was also America's first divorced president. But Ronald Reagan's marriage to second wife Nancy was as close and strong a partnership as the White House has ever seen.</p> <p>"I miss her if she just steps out of the room," he wrote in a 1990 autobiography, "Ronald Reagan: An American Life," adding in his dedication, "I cannot imagine life without her."</p>
  • Jerry Springer wins "Democrat of the Year" award from Ohio Dem. party.

    05/11/2004 7:10:16 AM PDT · by yankeedame · 28 replies · 1,032+ views
    Cincinnati Enquirer ^ | Monday, May 10, 2004 | Gregory Korte
    Monday, May 10, 2004 Edwards slams abuse at Democrats' dinner By Gregory Korte The Cincinnati Enquirer COLUMBUS - The only way to send a message to the rest of the world that Americans emphatically reject the humiliating abuse of Iraqi prisoners is to elect John F. Kerry as president, Sen. John Edwards told Ohio Democrats at their annual dinner. "All of us - it goes without saying - condemn it. It goes against the values we hold as Americans. Just think about the damage it's doing to our image around the world," Edwards said Saturday night, adding that the prisoner...