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  • Obama awards himself a medal

    01/04/2017 8:03:48 PM PST · by Colonelbuzzsaw · 36 replies
    Wh.gov ^ | Jan 4, 2017 | Wh.gov
    From President Poseur, for President Poseur. Go to 0:57:00 to view the award ceremony.
  • VA Employees Include Child Molesters, Rapists and Kidnappers

    12/16/2016 3:17:57 PM PST · by kevcol · 21 replies
    Daily Caller News Foundation ^ | December 15, 2016 | Luke Rosiak
    When elderly World War II veterans go to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to receive urgent care, they may be greeted by child molesters, ex-convicts, men with face tattoos and gun-wielding rapists. Eleven sex offenders list the John D. Dingell VA Hospital in Detroit as their work address. Within the VA’s regional office for Ohio, Indiana and Michigan, 30 sex predators work at nine facilities, according to the records. . . . Three men listing the Detroit hospital as their work address are currently in violation of their sex offender registry requirements and are being sought by authorities.
  • Democrat Debate [Live thread]

    10/13/2015 2:55:19 PM PDT · by EQAndyBuzz · 1,557 replies
    Self | 10/15/2015 | EQAndyBuzz
    Might as well open a thread on this. This is going to be good.
  • US Navy Christening Ship to Honor Gun Control Proponent Gabby Giffords

    06/12/2015 3:45:01 PM PDT · by rktman · 76 replies
    breitbart.com ^ | 6/11/2015 | AWR Hawkins
    On June 13 the US Navy will christen a combat ship after gun control proponent and former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords. The ship will be called the USS Gabrielle Giffords and will be christened at the Austal USA shipyard in Mobile, Alabama, where “Vice President Biden’s wife, Jill, the ship’s sponsor, will break a bottle of sparkling wine across the bow.”
  • 'I hope you have a big fence!': Joe Biden's awkward [creepy] swearing-in ceremony compliment

    01/07/2015 5:15:53 AM PST · by Cincinatus' Wife · 46 replies
    The Daily Mail ^ | January 7, 2015 | Ashley Collman
    Vice President Joe Biden is famous for his off-beat humor, but when he swore in the new Congress on Tuesday his jokes took on a remarkably creepier tone. When introduced to Utah Senator Orrin Hatch's teenage granddaughter Emily, Biden commented: 'I hope you have a big fence around the house!' The comment was made as Biden posed with the 80-year-old Republican senator's large family, on the day he officially became president pro tempore of Congress. Biden thought the joke about the girl's good looks so funny, he whipped it out again when he met the daughter of freshman Senator Joni...
  • Ohio State fires band director Jonathan Waters over ‘sexualized’ culture

    07/24/2014 1:55:05 PM PDT · by combat_boots · 45 replies
    Dispatch ^ | 7/24/2014 | Staff
    Ohio State University has fired the director of its marching band and is expanding an internal investigation that uncovered a deep culture of sexual harassment among students that reportedly has existed for years. The two-month investigation, triggered by the complaint of a parent, revealed a cascade of evidence that students routinely harassed one another –– often directed at new band members by older students –– and that director Jonathan Waters knew about it or should have known. Waters, 38, was ousted from his post effective today, OSU President Michael V. Drake said. Details of the investigation are laid out in...
  • A Benghazi father’s message for the son who was left behind [VIDEO]

    02/10/2014 7:58:47 AM PST · by rktman · 4 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 2/9/2014 | Grae Stafford
    On September 11, 2012 — 11 years after Al Qaeda launched an attack against the U.S. — the American Embassy compound in Benghazi, Libya was attacked. In the ensuing gunfight, four Americans died — including U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens. Lost amongst the blame game and politicking that played out over the internet and cable news was the fact that these men came from families. They had lives. They were somebody’s son. Charles Woods lost his son, Ty , on Sept. 11, 2012. Invited to the State of the Union as the guest of Oklahoma Republican Rep. Jim Bridenstine, Woods is...
  • Gates: By the Way, Harry Reid Saying the War in Iraq was Lost in '07 Was "Disgraceful"

    01/15/2014 1:38:19 PM PST · by Servant of the Cross · 13 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | 1/15/2014 | Daniel Doherty
    My colleague Ed Morrissey flagged this story earlier today, and as he noted at the time, the full quote is way worse than his headline let on: Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s proclamation in 2007 that the Iraq War was lost, Gates told the crew at Morning Joe, was “one of the most disgraceful things I’ve ever heard a politician say.” And this is a guy who’s been around politicians practically his entire professional career. Obviously the sense of revulsion I felt when he accused Scott Brown of being too scared to debate Elizabeth Warren -- and Mitt Romney of...
  • Navy drops plans to repair fire-damaged USS Miami

    08/07/2013 6:25:58 AM PDT · by Carbonsteel · 54 replies
    FoxNews ^ | August 07, 2013 | na
    The Navy has decided that it will not repair the nuclear-powered submarine USS Miami after concluding that the cost of repairing damage from a fire set by a civilian worker is more than it can afford due to mandated budget cuts.
  • The Most Incorrigibly Political and America-Bashing President

    05/07/2013 6:30:56 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 18 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | May 7, 2013 | David Limbaugh
    President Barack Obama has to be the most partisan and most ideological president we've seen in a long, long time. He cannot or will not refrain from injecting his partisan politics into almost every occasion. Did he go to Mexico last week to improve our relationship with our southern neighbor or to use Mexico, as he does anything else he can find, as a political prop to bash Republicans and as a platform to criticize the United States? What other American president has so often sidled up to foreign countries on the backs of his own countrymen? Obama's defenders deny,...
  • Open mic captures press coordinating questions for Romney

    09/12/2012 3:50:58 PM PDT · by Para-Ord.45 · 17 replies
    http://www.therightscoop.com/ ^ | September 12 2012 | The Right Scoop
    Before Romney issued his statement today, an open mic capture the press coordinating questions to ask Romney, with one saying “no matter who he calls on we’re covered on the one question”. I’ve transcribed it to the best of my ability but the audio is below for verification: I’ve labeled one as the CBS News reporter as I believe it is Nancy Cordes who works for CBS News. If I’ve gotten that wrong I apologize and will correct. UNIDENTIFIED REPORTER: …pointing out that the Republicans… *unintelligible* …Obama…. CBS REPORTER: That’s the question. UNIDENTIFIED REPORTER: *unintelligible* CBS REPORTER: Yeah that’s the...
  • Newt Gingrich Slams Obama's 'Disgraceful' Comments

    Newt Gingrich today hit out at Barack Obama's intervention in the case of the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager, calling the President's comments 'disgraceful' and racially divisive. Mr Obama heightened the national outcry over Trayvon Martin's death when he called for a thorough investigation into the case and expressed sympathy with the boy's parents. Martin's killing by neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman in Orlando has sparked nationwide calls - led by civil rights leader Al Sharpton - for Zimmerman to be arrested. But GOP presidential candidate Mr Gingrich said Mr Obama's remarks were 'dividing the country up', and...
  • 30 Minutes To Say Goodbye - The Continuing Story Of Lt Michael Behenna

    03/26/2010 3:51:17 PM PDT · by curth · 3 replies · 360+ views
    defendmichael.wordpress.com/ ^ | 3/26 | Scott and Vicki Behenna
    To the thousands of supporters of Michael Behenna, Most of you are aware of the facts in the case involving 1Lt Michael Behenna as detailed at www.defendmichael.com. These facts in and of themselves are horrific and represent a total betrayal of a young man who truly fought for his country against a determined and ruthless enemy. But few of you know the gut wrenching details that transpired after Judge Dixon denied the motion for a mistrial. It was a Friday, March 20, 2009, three weeks AFTER Michael was convicted of unpremeditated murder for the killing of Al Qaeda terrorist Ali...
  • Elderly and Abandoned, 85 Haitians Await Death

    01/17/2010 11:34:50 AM PST · by Red in Blue PA · 102 replies · 2,415+ views
    Foxnews ^ | 1/17/2010 | Staff
    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — The old lady crawls in the dirt, wailing for her pills. The elderly man lies motionless as rats pick at his overflowing diaper. There is no food, water or medicine for the 85 surviving residents of the Port-au-Prince Municipal Nursing Home, barely a mile from the airport where a massive international aid effort is taking shape. "Help us, help us," 69-year-old Mari-Ange Levee begged Sunday, lying on the ground with a broken leg and ribs. A cluster of flies swarmed the open fracture in her skull. One man has already died, and administrator Jean Emmanuel said more...
  • Jimmy Carter plays the race card (More on Jimmah the Racebaiter)

    09/16/2009 10:36:46 AM PDT · by mojito · 22 replies · 790+ views
    The Telegraph ^ | 9/16/2009 | Janet Daley
    Jimmy Carter has made an outrageous, unfounded and potentially inflammatory remark about race. He has claimed that a great proportion of the vitriolic opposition to President Obama’s health reforms and spending plans are actually motivated by racial hatred: that this president is being attacked not for his policies but for his colour. He offers no evidence for this extraordinary assertion presumably because there is none. The town hall meetings in which the Obama healthcare plans have been attacked with such vehemence have not been characterised by racist slur or even oblique references to the president’s skin colour.
  • A disgraceful decision [Pan Am 103 terrorist released]

    08/25/2009 6:17:14 AM PDT · by rrstar96 · 11 replies · 537+ views
    The (New Orleans) Times-Picayune ^ | August 25, 2009 | Editors
    The 270 victims who died in the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 more than two decades ago included 189 Americans, among them dozens of college students and military personnel heading home for the holidays. Former Libyan intelligence agent Abdel Baset al-Megrahi was convicted of the terrorist act in 2001 and sentenced to 27 years in a Scottish prison. That's where this monster should have ended his days.
  • US Military Finds Sailor in Slain Taxi Driver's Case: Report (JAPAN)

    03/21/2008 10:32:39 PM PDT · by AmericanInTokyo · 24 replies · 832+ views
    Today On Line (Japan) ^ | 22 March 2008 | Today On Line (Japan)
    US military finds sailor in slain taxi driver's case: report Weekend March 22, 2008 The US military Saturday took into custody a deserter in Japan wanted for questioning over the killing of a taxi driver, a report said.The US military, which has been looking for the sailor since early this month, informed Japan early Saturday that he was found in the military hub of Yokosuka near Tokyo, Kyodo News said, quoting police sources. The report said the sailor's credit card was found Wednesday in a parked taxi in which the 61-year-old driver was stabbed to death with a kitchen...
  • Disgraceful Nifong should depart

    12/28/2006 7:14:25 AM PST · by cougar_mccxxi · 74 replies · 2,320+ views
    Star News Online ^ | 27 December 2006 | Star News
    Mike Nifong has demonstrated that he is not ethically or professionally fit to prosecute a littering case, much less the sexual assault case involving three Duke lacrosse players.
  • Pledge to Mexican Flag Captured on School Video(Is this a great country or what!)

    10/19/2006 5:22:50 PM PDT · by kellynla · 81 replies · 2,219+ views
    worldnetdaily.com ^ | October 19, 2006 | staff
    A radio station in Houston has posted on its website two video clips of a Texas elementary school "diversity" assembly where a volunteer leads students in saying a pledge of allegiance to the Mexican flag. Station KTRH has posted both a video clip showing elementary students cheering and waving Mexican flags, and a separate clip showing people the school described as volunteers leading students in the pledge in Spanish. The story by Scott Braddock of KTRH notes that "whether students also recited the Mexican pledge remains a point of contention," however the audio clearly indicates that students are reciting the...
  • Clinton's Lawyers Say Iger Assured "Appropriate Edits" And Hammer Film As "Disgraceful"

    09/12/2006 4:56:56 PM PDT · by Libloather · 116 replies · 3,277+ views
    TPM Cafe ^ | 9/11/06 | Greg Sargent
    In New Letter, Bill Clinton's Lawyers Say Iger Assured Them Of "Appropriate Edits" And Hammer Film As "Disgraceful"By Greg Sargent After watching the first installment of "The Path to 9/11," Bill Clinton's lawyers have written another blistering letter to Disney chief Robert Iger. In the letter -- which we've obtained -- Clinton lawyers Bruce Lindsey and Douglas Band write that they actually spoke to Iger twice and that Iger assured them that he was "personally taking the responsibility to ensure that appropriate edits to the film would be made." But, the lawyers add: "Having now seen the first night of...