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  • Hannity Warns Americans Who Voted for Obama: ‘You Get the Government You Deserve… Good Luck With

    11/07/2012 6:52:28 PM PST · by Nachum · 54 replies
    The Blaze ^ | 11/7/12 | Jason Howerton
    Reacting to the American people’s decision to grant President Barack Obama another four years in the White House, Sean Hannity, during his syndicated radio show on Wednesday, warned Americans: “You get the government you deserve.” The conservative thought leader also urged his audience to stop moping and carry on the fight for conservative ideas and principles in an impassioned monologue. “We lost a tough election,” he said. “And it’s not the first time and it won’t be the last time. But the country will come calling, at some point, for conservatism” either on the issue of national security or economic...
  • Fake Apple Stores Show the Weakness of Chinese IP Laws

    07/26/2011 9:08:48 AM PDT · by 92nina · 6 replies
    Property Rights Alliance ^ | 2011-07-25 | Grant Morgan
    China’s ongoing difficulties with the protection of intellectual property took a bizarre turn last week, as international news sources discovered a major distributor of fake Apple products. While knock-off electronics being sold in China is hardly news, what makes this incident unique is the way in which the fraud artists went about selling them: they created an entire imitation Apple Store. The Property Rights Alliance has detailed China’s ongoing problems in our annual Intellectual Property Rights Index. The fake Apple store included the signature logo, décor, and uniforms for employees. Indeed, even many employees of the business thought that they...
  • Republican: Holder 'doesn't deserve to be attorney general'

    05/14/2010 11:46:19 AM PDT · by Nachum · 22 replies · 572+ views
    the hill ^ | 5/14/10 | Jordan Fabian
    A key House Republican on Friday said that Attorney General Eric Holder "doesn't deserve" to keep his job because of his handling of the failed Times Square bombing attempt. House Homeland Security Committee ranking Republican Pete King (N.Y.) said that Holder's refusal to say that radical Islam motivated the alleged attacker, Faisal Shahzad, makes him an incapable attorney general.
  • Did Barack Hussain Obama deserve to win the Nobel Prize?

    10/14/2009 3:53:58 PM PDT · by nutsonthebus · 12 replies · 508+ views ^ | October 12, 2009 | Dave Weinbaum
    Hey, I'm not asking this for my health here. I really want to know what you think. You can simply click yes, no or "I don't care," or you can get on your soapbox and tell me what you really think. I WANT TO KNOW WHERE AMERICA'S MIND IS AT ON THIS SUBJECT. Go to and click on the little Nobel Prize to participate. It doesn't cost anything and your response will help me formulate future columns. Be a part of the voice for America...while you still can.
  • NEW POLL -- Did Barack Obama deserve to win this year's Nobel Peace Prize?

    10/12/2009 2:07:55 PM PDT · by nutsonthebus · 8 replies · 848+ views ^ | October 12, 2009 | Dave Weinbaum
    Your chance to choose. Vote YES, NO or WHO CARES?
  • California Does Deserve a Stimulus

    11/22/2008 6:16:54 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 31 replies · 763+ views
    FlashReport ^ | 11/22/08 | Ray Haynes
    Speaker Bass wrote a column in the Sacramento Bee today calling for a "stimulus package" for California. Her solution? Give the state more federal welfare. Since the state's financial problems have been caused by overspending, poor fiscal management of the tax dollars entrusted to them, and a complete lack of self control, you would expect the President and Congress to say no to this outlandish demand. However, since neither the President nor Congress have said no to the completely self indulgent behavior of the private sector, the Speaker's request might actually be considered. The Speaker claims that the state has...
  • Warrior Care: Giving Wounded What They Need, Deserve

    11/05/2008 3:30:58 PM PST · by SandRat · 186+ views
    WASHINGTON, Nov. 5, 2008 – Navy Adm. Mike Mullen didn’t like the way wounded Vietnam veterans were treated when he first entered the service in 1968, and he is working to ensure that America’s wounded from Iraq and Afghanistan get the care and help they need and deserve. The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said during a Pentagon Channel podcast interview yesterday that as one of the leaders of the U.S. military, he is passionate “about seeing to the needs of those who are wounded – who have sacrificed so much, whose lives have been changed so...
  • Why We Deserve(d) to Lose

    11/05/2008 8:32:54 AM PST · by NormsRevenge · 18 replies · 1,519+ views
    FlashReport ^ | 11/3/08 | Ray Haynes
    I don't know what is going to happen tomorrow, but, should a miracle occur, and Republicans avert the impending debacle that many of the polls now predict, we should recognize that such a victory would be a divine gift, and not the result of any thing we have done to deserve the respect and support of the American people. We deserve to lose, because we have not been who we say we are. We have spent so much time worrying about how we market ourselves that we have forgotten to worry about doing the right thing. The most unfortunate thing...
  • CA: Our hit list (part 1) - These three rotten bills deserve quick vetoes

    09/06/2006 10:20:30 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 5 replies · 483+ views
    San Diego Union - Tribune ^ | 9/6/06 | Editorial
    Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger got off to a fast start in his annual September Veto Parade yesterday by saying he would reject state Sen. Sheila Kuehl's nonsensical, poorly drafted bill mandating that California adopt socialized medicine. It is a sad commentary on the Legislature that Kuehl's bill made it this far. Perhaps the governor next can tackle measures that are, respectively, anti-consumer, anti-common sense and pro-corruption. AB 2592, by Assemblyman Mark Leno, D-San Francisco, would allow car-rental companies to omit the cost of airport fees when advertising rental rates. How does Leno – who sees himself as a classic liberal do-gooder...
  • Don't The Fallen Deserve at Least a Moment?

    05/27/2006 11:29:57 AM PDT · by Quark606 · 11 replies · 378+ views
    The Washington Post ^ | Saturday, May 27th, 2006 | Colbert I. King
    Don't the Fallen Deserve at Least a Moment? By Colbert I. King Saturday, May 27, 2006; Page A25 "Memorial Day Sale! Warehouse Is Stocked and Ready for Your Home"; "Memorial Day SALE plus EXTRA 15% OFF when you use your store card or pass"; "Memorial Day 1/2 Price Sale on Mattresses!"; "Memorial Day PIANO SALE"; "UNBELIEVABLE! STOREWIDE SAVINGS JUST IN TIME FOR THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND!" -- Thursday newspaper ads This cannot be what Maj. Gen. John A. Logan, national commander of the Grand Army of the Republic, had in mind when he officially proclaimed Memorial Day on May 5, 1868....
  • CA: Teachers deserve say on where union dues go

    07/13/2005 9:29:20 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 6 replies · 585+ views
    LA Daily News ^ | 7/13/05 | Aaron Hanscom and Ari J. Kaufman
    Imagine for a moment that your next paycheck is short $53. You call your employer for an explanation and are told that the money is being used to fight for your employee rights and provide you with job protection. Sounds like a good deal, right? Not so fast. Mandatory union dues make this hypothetical scenario a reality for public-school teachers across the country. As employees of the Los Angeles Unified School District, for example, we are required to pay a monthly fee to United Teachers Los Angeles, regardless of whether or not we want to become members of the union....
  • Barbara Boxer criticizes Iraq war in SF speech - 'Our troops deserve more,' senator says

    07/07/2005 4:23:57 PM PDT · by Libloather · 45 replies · 1,814+ views
    SF ^ | 7/06/05
    Boxer criticizes Iraq war in SF speech 'Our troops deserve more,' senator says Bay City News Wednesday, July 6, 2005 Sen. Barbara Boxer offered a major foreign policy speech on the war in Iraq before hundreds of her constituents in San Francisco today. The situation in Iraq is spiraling out of control, she said, and the pool of people willing to fight in the insurgency against American troop presence there seems bottomless. She described herself as "distressed, angry and frustrated'' over the continuing unrest in Iraq and the mounting death toll with no apparent end in sight. "Iraq was a...
  • Palestinians Don't Deserve Additional Aid

    12/21/2004 9:21:32 AM PST · by forty_years · 13 replies · 312+ views ^ | 12/21/2004 | Daniel Pipes
    Yasser Arafat died last month. This month, his death is prompting plans for a foreign aid bounty of $500 million to $1 billion a year for the Palestinian Arabs.That's the scoop Steven Weisman published in the New York Times on December 17. He revealed that Western, Arab, and other governments plan to add a 50% to 100% bonus to the $1 billion a year they already direct to 3.5 million Palestinian Arabs in the territories, contingent upon a crackdown on terrorist groups and the holding of credible elections in January 2005.(Asked about Mr. Weisman's report, White House spokesman Scott McClellan...
  • What Did We Do To Deserve This? (Beslan, Russia)

    09/05/2004 5:58:59 PM PDT · by blam · 51 replies · 1,904+ views
    The Telegraph (UK) ^ | 9-6-2004 | Tom Parfitt
    What did we do to deserve this? By Tom Parfitt in Beslan (Filed: 06/09/2004) They came in their hundreds to freshly dug graves on a meadow next to the main cemetery to bury the victims of the carnage. One funeral procession after another moved slowly through the crowds, the dead wrapped in white cloth and carried in open coffins. Weeping relatives witness Fatima Tetova's overwhelming grief at the burial of her children In the first grave, two young men were shovelling clods of earth on to their 50-year-old father, one of the oldest to die as three days of unimaginable...