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  • Get off my TV show Michelle

    05/30/2012 10:50:32 PM PDT · by funfan · 21 replies
    I just was watching one of the few tv shows I like to watch Restraunt Impossible and I see that Michelle Obama is going to be on it on June 13th. Why does this woman and her husband have to be on tv constantly well I will not be watching it on that day. I know alot of people did not like President Bush but he was not on tv all the time. I wish these two would just go away.
  • Jury selection today for man accused of stabbing deaths

    04/12/2011 12:16:42 PM PDT · by moonshinner_09 · 2 replies ^ | Apr 12, 2011 | Dominic Genetti
    St. Charles, MO — Phase one of the trial for a man accused of stabbing the mother of his child and her friend to death begins this morning at 9 a.m. in St. Charles County Court. Councilors will spend most of the day looking for the right group of 12 men and women to serve as the jury in the double murder trial of Manuel Cazares. He is charged with second-degree murder and armed criminal action in the Feb. 28, 2009 deaths of 27-year-old Amanda Thomas and 25-year-old Patrick Epley at Thomas’ Hannibal apartment.Thomas had a total of three protection...
  • FReeper Candidate Needs Freeper Help!

    09/13/2010 7:14:03 PM PDT · by Concerned · 10 replies
    Concerned - http://VoteSurber.ORG ^ | 09/13/2010 | Concerned
    I am a 912'er, long-time FReeper, and first-time candidate, running for JUSTICE...of the Peace (Pct. 5), against a 28-year-incumbent-Democrat, in the most liberal part of Tarrant County, TX (the 2nd most conservative county in the U.S.). We each ran unopposed in our respective Primaries, but I actually got 361 more votes in the Republican Primary than he did in his Democrat Primary. I need all the Freeper help I can get, e.g. calling, donations, etc. If you live in Tarrant County, putting up signs and putting on a bumper sticker would also help A LOT! But you can HELP, even...
  • Comedian faces human rights hearing in Canada after lesbian jokes [NO FREEDOM OF SPEECH IN CANADA]

    06/26/2008 6:01:22 PM PDT · by camerakid400 · 44 replies · 318+ views
    Vancouver Sun ^ | Jun 25 08 | David Wylie
    A Canadian stand-up comedian will face a human rights tribunal hearing after a woman complained she and her friends faced a "tirade of homophobic and sexist comments" while attending one of his shows. In a decision released this week, the B.C. Human Rights Tribunal ruled there is enough evidence to hear the case of Vancouver woman Lorna Pardy against Toronto comedian Guy Earle. Zesty's Restaurant in Vancouver, where the May 22, 2007, show took place, was also named in the complaint. The restaurant has since closed.
  • Obama's Implausible Deniability

    06/08/2008 11:30:33 AM PDT · by hecht · 4 replies · 36+ views
    Obama's Implausible Deniability When Obama invoked the word CHANGE and made CHANGE his core message, who knew that the CHANGE would be his CHANGING positions, his CHANGING of history, his CHANGING his story? Skittish Obambi yet again twists, inverts, and backs away from what he previously said (think Jerusalem). This guy is has no sign, no real epistemology, a constantly shifting premise. Obama Campaign Continues to Deny Obama's Position on the Surge John McCormack, The Weekly Standard blog Last Friday, David Axelrod said that Barack Obama "never disputed the fact that if you throw a surge of American soldiers in...
  • Purple Hearts distributed for PTSD

    05/29/2008 12:57:57 PM PDT · by KatyLoraleyVidales · 40 replies · 406+ views
    Right Up Front ^ | 05/29/2008 | Katy L Vidales
    I ran across an article in the Army Times regarding the issuing of giving Purple Hearts to individuals suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) sustained during combat. This appears to be the origin of much debate… It seems to be that many members of the military want to continue distributing the award based on "singularly meritorious act of fidelity service" and that "a wound which necessitates treatment by a medical officer and which is received in action with an enemy, may, in the judgment of the commander authorized to make the award, be construed as resulting from a singularly...
  • 1997 - Moderate senators taking on stalled budget as bipartisan force

    09/27/2007 11:18:45 AM PDT · by Calpernia · 33 replies · 118+ views
    The Atlanta Journal and The Atlanta Constitution via Bar of Integrity ^ | April 25, 1997 | Ken Foskett WASHINGTON BUREAU
    April 25, 1997 Moderate senators taking on stalled budget as bipartisan force Centrist Coalition plans alternative to Clinton proposal.Author: Ken Foskett WASHINGTON BUREAU Washington - The stalemate between the White House and Congress over a balanced budget deal has prompted some moderate Republicans and Democrats in the Senate to begin crafting a bipartisan budget plan. The group of senators, known as the Centrist Coalition, is headed by Sens. John Chafee (R-R.I) and John Breaux (D-La.). Sen. Max Cleland (D- Ga.), replacing former Sen. Sam Nunn, is the newest Democratic member of the 22-member group, evenly split between Republicans and Democrats....
  • 'Chemical Ali,' 2 Other of Saddam's Henchmen to Hang for Massacre of Kurds

    06/24/2007 10:59:20 AM PDT · by shield · 29 replies · 815+ views
    FoxNews ^ | June 24th, 2007 | AP
    BAGHDAD — Saddam Hussein's cousin and two other former regime officials were convicted Sunday of genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity and sentenced to hang for the brutal crackdown that killed up to 180,000 Kurdish civilians and guerrillas two decades ago. Two other defendants were sentenced to life in prison for their roles in the 1987-1988 crackdown, known as "Operation Anfal." A sixth defendant was acquitted for lack of evidence. Death sentences are automatically appealed. The most notorious defendant was Saddam's cousin Ali Hassan al-Majid, known as "Chemical Ali" for ordering the use of mustard gas and nerve agents...
  • Students Pelt Karl Rove In Protest

    04/03/2007 10:43:11 PM PDT · by jddqr · 55 replies · 1,870+ views
    NBC 4 DC ^ | 4/4/07 | NBC
    WASHINGTON -- White House Advisor Karl Rove was the target of a protest on the American University campus Tuesday night, NBC 4 reported. Rove was on the campus to talk to the College Republicans, but when he got outside more than a dozen students began throwing things at him and at his car, an American University spokesperson said. The students then got on the ground and laid down in front of his car as a protest. The students said security officials picked them up and carried them away so Rove could leave. Police said they have dealt with a lot...
  • Scientists find secret to gas-free beans

    04/25/2006 5:46:11 PM PDT · by dogbyte12 · 20 replies · 592+ views
    CNN ^ | 4-25-06 | Reuters
    strains of bacteria are the key to making beans flatulence-free, Venezuelan researchers reported on Tuesday. They identified two bacteria, Lactobacillus casei and Lactobacillus plantarum, which can be added to beans so they cause minimal distress to those who eat them, and to those around the bean-lovers, Marisela Granito of Simon Bolivar University in Caracas, Venezuela and colleagues reported. Flatulence is gas released by bacteria that live in the large intestine when they break down food. Fermenting makes food more digestible earlier on.
  • Bill requires gays' history to be taught

    04/06/2006 7:12:37 AM PDT · by oxcart · 80 replies · 2,636+ views
    Mercury News Sacramento ^ | 04/06/2006 | By Aaron C. Davis
    SACRAMENTO - The state Senate will consider a bill that would require California schools to teach students about the contributions gay people have made to society -- an effort that supporters say is an attempt to battle discrimination and opponents say is designed to use the classroom to get children to embrace homosexuality. The bill, which was passed by a Senate committee Tuesday, would require schools to buy textbooks ``accurately'' portraying ``the sexual diversity of our society.'' More controversially, it could require that students hear history lessons on ``the contributions of people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender to...
  • Iran Ready to Transfer Nuclear Know-How to Islamic States

    09/16/2005 3:22:31 PM PDT · by Fruit of the Spirit · 9 replies · 291+ views ^ | Sept. 16, 2005 | Patrick Goodenough
    Given Iran's nuclear history and support for terrorism, the United States is particularly concerned about Iran providing nuclear technology to other countries, the State Department said on Thursday. Spokesman Adam Ereli was responding to Iranian media reports quoting President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad as saying that Iran was "ready to transfer nuclear know-how" to fellow Islamic states. The comment, made during a meeting with Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the sidelines of the U.N. summit in New York, comes amid a serious dispute between the West and Iran over Tehran's nuclear intentions.
  • Germany attacks US on Iran threat

    08/15/2005 4:57:16 AM PDT · by hildy123 · 27 replies · 656+ views
    BBC World News - world edition | Saturday, 13 August 2005
    German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder has warned the US to back away from the possibility of military action against Iran over its nuclear programme. His comments come a day after President Bush reiterated that force remained an option but only as a last resort. Iran has resumed what it says is a civilian nuclear research programme but which the West fears could be used to develop nuclear arms. Germany, France and the UK have led efforts to end the crisis peacefully. Let's take the military option off the table. We have seen it doesn't work Gerhard Schroeder Schroeder launches poll bid...
  • Britain to lift nuclear restrictions against India

    08/11/2005 11:38:25 AM PDT · by Srirangan · 5 replies · 349+ views
    London, Aug 11 (PTI) Symbolising the growing bilateral ties, Britain has decided to ease sanctions against India relating to civilian nuclear energy ahead of Prime Minister Tony Blair's visit to New Delhi. "The government has notified Parliament yesterday about the significant changes in its laws regarding the export of dual-use nuclear technologies to India," a Foreign Office spokesman said today. The British decision comes close on the heels of the Indo-US nuclear deal paving the way for supply of nuclear fuel to Tarapore and other reactors, ending the three-decade-old freeze.
  • Iran: official claims jailed journalist ended hunger strike

    08/10/2005 7:28:38 AM PDT · by Wiz · 9 replies · 221+ views
    AKI ^ | 2005 Aug 9
    Tehran, 9 August (AKI) - According to an Iranian judiciary spokesman, the jailed Iranian journalist Akbar Ganji is no longer on hunger strike. Speaking at his weekly news conference on Tuesday, the judiciary spokesman Jamal Karimi-Rad said: "He (Ganji) drank water and tea and used sugar cubes before. If it were called a hunger strike, now it had ended." "His health condition is good and his family are allowed to visit him," the official was quoted as saying on the Iranian news agency, IRNA. Ganji, who has been on hunger strike for more than 50 days, has been in prison...
  • Border Patrol told to stand down in Arizona

    05/12/2005 10:05:40 PM PDT · by Spiff · 241 replies · 8,857+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | 13 May 2005 | Jerry Seper
    U.S. Border Patrol agents have been ordered not to arrest illegal aliens along the section of the Arizona border where protesters patrolled last month because an increase in apprehensions there would prove the effectiveness of Minuteman volunteers, The Washington Times has learned.
  • GREAT video of America's retribution for September 11

    04/01/2005 10:47:01 AM PST · by future F22 pilot · 22 replies · 4,177+ views
    Here is a great video that goes through Septmeber 11, 2001 and then moves on to us kicking thier tail.
  • CUNY Seminar Counters "Christian Jihad"

    03/28/2005 12:38:00 PM PST · by Jacksonville Patriot · 5 replies · 297+ views ^ | 3/26/05 | Robert Novak
    ANTI-CHRISTIAN JIHAD Left-wing intellectuals will conduct a major academic conference at the City University of New York (CUNY) April 29-30 titled "Examining the Real Agenda of the Religious Far Right." The event is co-sponsored by tax-supported CUNY and the New York Open Center. Skipp Porteous, a former Pentecostal minister, is scheduled to lecture on the "Christian Jihad." He has written online: "Have I rejected God? No. Man created God in his own image. I reject that image." Other lectures listed include, "Religion and Secrecy in the Bush Administration," "On the Psychology and Theocracy of George W. Bush: Reflections in a...
  • Anti-Syria chorus echoes through Beirut

    02/22/2005 1:59:02 PM PST · by winner3000 · 13 replies · 457+ views
    The Daily Star ^ | February 22, 2005 | Rym Ghazal
    BEIRUT: At exactly 12.55 p.m. a crowd of tens of thousands of people went completely silent, whereas a second before they were screaming out their hunger for "freedom, sovereignty and independence." Seven days after the assassination of former premier Rafik Hariri, tens of thousands of Lebanese carrying anti-Syrian banners swarmed the seafront area where Hariri was killed last Monday, roaring thundering chants of "Yalla, Syria out." "We have had enough of Syrian secret intelligence ruling our country and killing those they don't like," shouted Joseph Njeim, as he distributed black and white flags printed by university students with the slogan:...
  • A Trick For Avoiding Double Posts

    12/16/2003 6:38:38 AM PST · by E Rocc · 9 replies · 103+ views
    Experience | December 16, 2003 | Me
    You've written a nice long post that took you awhile to complete (or perhaps another smartass one-liner). You hit the preview button, and it looks good. Then you hit the post button and: The page cannot be displayed There is a problem with the page you are trying to reach and it cannot be displayed. The question is....did it post, or did it not post? If it did, and you hit that post button again, you're going to get a double post, and people are going to talk about you. :) If it didn't, and you don't hit that