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  • Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez - like, whatever, um you know?

    03/14/2019 6:39:41 PM PDT · by ProtectOurFreedom · 24 replies
    Millennial Opinions ^ | March 12, 2019 | Tom Elliot
    AOC Gets Philosophical at SXSW: Like, You Know, Like, Whatever, You Know? [Mongage] The rising Democrat star is proving she has a unique way with words.
  • Embarrassment for NBC News after Lester Holt apparently falls for North Korean propaganda

    01/24/2018 10:44:09 PM PST · by TigerLikesRooster · 54 replies
    Fox News ^ | 2018/01/24 | Brian Flood
    Embarrassment for NBC News after Lester Holt apparently falls for North Korean propaganda By Brian Flood NBC News is reeling after “Nightly News” anchor Lester Holt appears to have been badly fooled by North Korean propagandists -- giving a cheery report from a ski resort in the Hermit Kingdom that looked to be bustling when it was widely known to actually be a ghost town. Holt -- who returned early from North Korea after scathing reviews -- reported for “Nightly News” from the Masikryong ski resort on Monday, a facility that is the brainchild of Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un...
  • House votes to freeze federal funding for Planned Parenthood

    09/18/2015 11:20:50 AM PDT · by JenB987 · 44 replies
    The Hill ^ | 9/18/15 | Sarah Ferris
    The House on Friday voted along party lines to freeze federal funding for Planned Parenthood after weeks of escalating tension surrounding its use of fetal tissue. In a 241-187 vote, nearly all Republicans and two Democrats approved legislation that would block Planned Parenthood's federal funding for one year, giving time for Congress to fully investigate claims of wrongdoing by the provider. Lawmakers also passed a bill tightening restrictions on abortion doctors who violate infant protections in a 248-177 vote. “What we’ve learned about Planned Parenthood is appalling, barbaric and indefensible,” Rep. Keith Rothfus (R-Pa.) said. Three Republicans broke ranks to...
  • Expert: The Pharaohs Discovered Australia, Egyptians Have Legal Rights There

    03/23/2015 3:51:34 PM PDT · by DeoVindiceSicSemperTyrannis · 49 replies
    MEMRI TV ^ | 3-6-15 | TRT Arabic (Turkey)
    During a recent TV debate on the destruction of antiquities by ISIS, Syrian political analyst Yahya Badr said that the Egyptian people was entitled to claim legal rights in Australia, since inscriptions in ancient hieroglyphics had been found near Sydney, indicating that the grandson of a pharoah had landed there. On the show, which aired on the Turkish TRT TV channel on March 6, 2015, Badr was introduced as owning the patent to mummy technology. Following are excerpts: TV host: Let's discuss the destruction of antiquities. Yahya Badr: This is a crime, because antiquities constitute documentation, which preserves the [legal]...
  • Is President Obama’s ‘glass houses’ scripture reference in the Bible? Not exactly.

    12/10/2014 10:27:09 PM PST · by boatbums · 38 replies
    The Washington Post ^ | Dec. 10, 2014 | Abby Ohlheiser
    President Obama referred to the Bible during a speech on immigration Tuesday in Nashville. But there was a problem: Strictly speaking, one of the lines he cited appears nowhere in scripture. "The good book says, don't throw stones in glass houses," the president said. "Or," he added, "make sure we're looking at the log in our eye before we are pointing out the mote in other folks' eyes."
  • Jeb Bush takes on immigration, education in Jacksonville speech (Jeb's demented defense of Amnesty)

    01/17/2014 8:23:47 AM PST · by jimbo123 · 65 replies
    Florida Times Union ^ | 1/17/14 | Joe Daraskevich
    Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush defended immigrants and weaved together ideas about immigration, education and the plight of youths in a speech Thursday night at the Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts. -snip- Bush said a population pyramid with more young people at its base is important because the youth support the elderly. He explained that in China the pyramid is becoming inverted because they are trying to control population and as a result the elderly are going to outnumber the young. He said immigrants in the United States are usually young and if they were allowed to stay legally...
  • Peter King: Rand Paul 'disgraced' his office (Barf alert!)

    12/20/2013 4:47:03 AM PST · by steelhead_trout · 23 replies
    CNN ^ | 12/19/13 | Dava Davidsen
    (CNN) - Rep. Peter King said fellow Republican Sen. Rand Paul owes the nation’s top intelligence official an apology after saying he should resign for “lying” to a Senate committee about a controversial surveillance program. The New York congressman also said that Paul's comparison of National Intelligence Director James Clapper to NSA leaker Edward Snowden is "absolutely disgraceful." "For Senator Paul to compare that patriot, General Clapper, with someone like Snowden, who is a traitor, who has put American lives at risk - Senator Paul should be ashamed of himself," King said Thursday on CNN’s “The Situation Room.” "It's an...
  • Is Barack Mentally Malnourished? A Reasonable Explanation for Obama's Mind

    11/24/2013 7:48:00 AM PST · by rktman · 63 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 11/24/2013 | Kelly OConnell
    In fact, a weird, recent phenomenon emerges from the perpetual miasma, confusion and drama composing the life and times of Barack Obama. Many strain at the question—What drives the man? In office he has appeared arrogant and self-satisfied to a degree remarkable even for a US president. Further, he has so often seemed ignorant or obtuse to his surroundings, and of the topics presented to him. Seemingly he is satisfied by the roar of the crowd as if this were the same thing as excellence. Obama is both the most disdainful of opinion of others, and yet the most dependent...
  • Andrew Cuomo: That gun law I signed turned out to be utterly unworkable, huh?

    03/21/2013 8:44:32 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 36 replies
    Hotair ^ | 03/21/2013 | Ed Morrissey
    If Andrew Cuomo has truly had an epiphany about his approach to gun regulation, it’s not really evident from this admission. The New York Times reports that Cuomo will now try to rush some changes into his banner gun-control legislation that forced New York gun owners to use magazines that no one manufactures, with even the one exception to the rule found to be unworkable (via Legal Insurrection): In the wake of the elementary school massacre in Newtown, Conn., Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo of New York pushed through the State Legislature gun control measures that included not only a tougher...
  • Chevy Volt production suspended to trim supply, prepare plant for new model

    08/28/2012 10:13:29 AM PDT · by tobyhill · 16 replies
    Fox News ^ | 8/28/2012 | ap
    General Motors will temporarily close the Detroit-area plant that makes the Chevrolet Volt next month to control inventory and prepare to make a new model. Spokesman Bill Grotz says the factory will be off-line to match supply with demand and prepare to build the 2014 Chevrolet Impala. He wouldn't say how long. Grotz says GM is happy with its supply of electric Volts. The plant also makes Chevrolet Malibus.
  • 59% View Money-Losing Auto Bailouts As a Failure (OBAMA FAIL)

    04/27/2012 10:51:41 AM PDT · by lbryce · 10 replies
    Rassmussen Reports ^ | April 26, 2012 | Staff
    Many Americans view the bailouts of General Motors and Chrysler more favorably these days, believing incorrectly that the government made money or broke even on them. But the view grows a lot more negative when the actual price tag is attached. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 20% of American Adults now believe the government made money on the billions in taxpayer dollars given to the two automakers to keep them afloat, while 19% more say the government broke even. However, a plurality (46%) recognizes that the government lost money on the auto bailouts. Fifteen percent (15%)...
  • Chevy Volt and Fed Gov success story (video link)

    04/03/2012 4:47:22 PM PDT · by RoosterRedux · 22 replies
    Youtube.com ^ | 4/3/2012 | HFB
    Hilarious video re: the Chevy Dolt (ahem...Volt) Video link"
  • Rick Perry [newbie vanity]

    11/17/2011 8:39:58 AM PST · by cujo47 · 36 replies
    Perry is just another GOP puppet and a sorry one at that. I am from Texas and know for a fact that the man is not an idiot, but a liar and will say and do anything required to get elected. As bad as Romney is, Perry would be worse.
  • Ashton Kutcher ApologizesOoops, Paterno Did What?!['I need 2b more responsible 4 my voice']

    11/10/2011 4:41:20 PM PST · by fight_truth_decay · 22 replies
    TMZ ^ | 11/10/2011 6:15 AM PST | TMZ STAFF
    <p>Ashton Kutcher attacked the Penn State Board of Trustees for firing Joe Paterno last night -- but there was one little problem, seems Ashton didn't know about Joe's misdeeds.</p> <p>Right after Paterno got the chop, Kutcher tweeted, "How do you fire Jo Pa? #insult #noclass as a hawkeye fan I find it in poor taste."</p>
  • Number of Chevy Volts sold last month: 125 (Who's Buying?)

    08/04/2011 8:40:56 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 46 replies
    Hoatair ^ | 08/04/2011 | Allahpundit
    Via Jonathan Last at the Standard. Remember a few months ago when people were snickering because GM had sold only 281 Volts that month? Yeah. The Nissan Leaf once again outsold General MotorsÂ’ Chevy Volt in July after GM slowed production of its electric car last month, giving Nissan a nearly 2,000-car edge in total sales.Nissan sold 931 all-electric battery-powered Leafs in July, bringing the total number of electric cars the company has sold to 4,806. General Motors only sold 125 Volts after shutting down its Detroit-based plant to retool it, bringing its total vehicles shipped to 2,870. General Motors...
  • Video: Dem Rep claims al-Qaeda no longer a threat to the US

    And you thought Betty McCollum couldn’t do any worse than deliberately leaving out “under God” while leading the Pledge of Allegiance in the House in April 2002. No, my friends, this is Minnesota we’re talking about here. We’ve put Jesse Ventura in charge of the state and sent Al Franken to Washington. As Jack Nicholson once said in As Good As It Gets, “Sell crazy someplace else — we’re all stocked up here.” The Representative from MN-04 declared during her midterm election debate with Teresa Collett that al-Qaeda no longer poses a threat to the United States. No … seriously:
  • Electric aircraft generates buzz at Oshkosh air show

    08/02/2010 10:28:01 AM PDT · by afraidfortherepublic · 39 replies · 8+ views
    Chicago Tribune ^ | 8-2-10 | Jon Hilkevitch
    Boeing working on hybrid plane to cut fuel use, noise, emissions OSHKOSH, Wis. — An electric airliner? Imagine a hyper-efficient aircraft as large as a Boeing 737, although weighing much less. It would run quieter and cleaner than any other commercial plane ever made, requiring two-thirds less energy, according to NASA-funded research. The hybrid-powered jetliner of the future would operate on batteries or jet fuel, depending on whether it's cruising or taking off and climbing, when the most thrust is required. The concept of electric aircraft generated a resounding buzz amid the drone of pistons and the roar of gas...
  • Obama runs Volt at 'crawling speed'

    07/30/2010 2:32:04 PM PDT · by Nachum · 158 replies · 5+ views
    politico ^ | 7/30/10 | MATT NEGRIN
    After consulting with the Secret Service, President Obama drove a Chevrolet Volt at a plant in Hamtramck, Mich., the pool reports. The pool summarizes: “He stepped excitedly into a Black Chevy Volt, behind the wheel, buckled himself in and haltingly drove perhaps 10 feet at a crawling speed.” “Pretty smooth,” Obama remarked.
  • WaPo's Weigel Lets Loose With Scathing E-mails on Liberal Listserv

    06/24/2010 2:30:46 PM PDT · by Nachum · 14 replies
    media bistro ^ | 6/24/10 | Betsy Rothstein
    FishbowlDC has obtained e-mails written by WaPo's conservative-beat blogger Dave Weigel, that the scribe sent to JournoList, a listserv for liberal journalists. (Read up on JournoList with Yahoo! News's Michael Calderone's 2009 story that he wrote for Politico). Seems Weigel doesn't like (and that would be putting it mildly) at least some of the conservatives he covers. Poor Drudge - Weigel wants him to light himself on fire. Weigel's Words: •"This would be a vastly better world to live in if Matt Drudge decided to handle his emotional problems more responsibly, and set himself on fire."
  • Caption Joe Biden

    01/23/2010 6:28:17 PM PST · by Dewey Revoltnow · 34 replies · 1,636+ views