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  • CNN Gleefully Mocks Dr. Ben Carson

    12/06/2016 11:10:45 AM PST · by HarleyLady27 · 79 replies
    The Conservative Treehouse ^ | Dec. 6, 2016 | Sundance
    During a presented Don Lemon discussion panel Monday night, the severity of ridicule against Dr. Ben Carson was jaw-dropping and unprofessional in the extreme. Removing all pretense of substantive discussion, Don Lemon, Marc Lamont Hill and Peter Beinart began openly mocking the nomination of Dr. Carson for Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
  • Half Of The Population Of The World Is Dirt Poor Ė And The Global Elite Want To Keep It That Way

    11/25/2016 6:44:21 AM PST · by Lorianne · 29 replies
    Economic Collapse ^ | 22 November 2016 | Michael Snyder
    According to Compassion International, approximately half of the population of the entire planet currently lives on $2.50 a day or less. Meanwhile, those hoarding wealth at the very top of the global pyramid are rapidly becoming a lot wealthier. Donít get me wrong Ė I am a very big believer in working hard and contributing something of value to society, and those that work the hardest and contribute the most should be able to reap the rewards. In this article I am in no way, shape or form criticizing true capitalism, because if true capitalism were actually being practiced all...
  • Obama Hands Out Medals of Freedom to Major Democratic Donors, Supporters

    11/21/2016 4:48:03 PM PST · by BulletBobCo · 33 replies
    The Washington Free Beacon ^ | November 21, 2016 | Morgan Chalfant
    Honorees include host of celebrities who have supported outgoing president and his allies Barack Obama will deliver his final round of Presidential Medals of Freedom this week to a group largely comprised of Democratic donors and individuals who have supported him politically. The White House on Wednesday unveiled the 2016 list of honorees, who will on Tuesday receive the nationís highest civilian award for making ďespecially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the United States.Ē Eleven of the honorees have made contributions to Democratic committees or campaigns, including some that directly supported Obama, according to an analysis...
  • Donald Trump claims Hamilton cast HARASSED VP-elect Mike Pence and demands they apologize...

    11/19/2016 7:04:52 AM PST · by BlackFemaleArmyCaptain · 78 replies
    The Daily Mail ^ | 11/18/16 | ANNETA KONSTANTINIDES
    Donald Trump is not happy Mike Pence wasn't welcomed with open arms by Broadway on Friday night. Trump demanded that the cast of Hamilton apologize to the Vice president-elect after they stopped the show to address him directly about their fears. The president-elect, who took to Twitter on Saturday morning to complain, claimed the cast had 'harassed' Pence. 'Our wonderful future V.P. Mike Pence was harassed last night at the theater by the cast of Hamilton, cameras blazing,' Trump wrote. 'This should not happen!' 'The Theater must always be a safe and special place. The cast of Hamilton was very...
  • The Ultimate Gesture of American Incivility (Pence lectured to by cast of Broadway show)

    11/19/2016 5:50:06 AM PST · by NYer · 107 replies
    American Thinker ^ | November 19, 2016 | Patricia McCarthy
    Tonight Mike Pence went to see the Broadway hit musical,†Hamilton.††He was roundly booed by an audience of††ill-mannered theater-goers. Who knew that people who can afford thousands of dollars (that†is†what it costs) to see a play about Alexander Hamilton could be so abominably rude.†While a few people cheered him, most were booing.††This is the low point to which the intolerant left has brought us; very low. To add insult to injury, Brandon Victor Dixon, the actor who plays Aaron Burr, the man who murdered Hamilton in a duel and became a traitor to America, delivered an ill-informed lecture to Pence at...
  • 'I see dead people,' and they're the liberal media

    11/17/2016 6:56:18 AM PST · by RoosterRedux · 24 replies ^ | Deborah C Tyler
    Left-wing news media, from desiccated dowagers like the New York Times to strumpets like Salon and the Huffington Post, are dead and don't know it. They only see what they want to see. People who recently thought themselves so powerful Ė Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, Harry Reid, Nancy Pelosi; the list is very, very long Ė are walking around like regular people, but their existence is over. So many are dead and don't know it. They were murdered by their own hypocrisy. They claimed to be publishing the truth, but they offered only the half-truth of blind dogma. They claimed...
  • The Democrats Wonít Autopsy Their Own Corpse

    11/17/2016 4:58:24 AM PST · by Kaslin · 44 replies ^ | November 17, 2016 | Kurt Schlichter
    The Democrats already know the cause of their utter electoral humiliation: all those flyover people who had voted for Obama last time were actually racists who demonstrated their racism by not voting for the tired old white lady too.Far be it for me to help out you terrible Democrat clowns by suggesting that your terrible party has a terrible problem and you might want to figure out how to fix it. Sure, Hillary did get a lot of votes. Maybe even a majority of votes. And, considering we are not a democracy but a constitutional republic, of equal relevance is...
  • Garrison Keillor's wisdom shines through

    11/16/2016 11:36:45 AM PST · by From The Deer Stand · 74 replies
    November 16, 2016 | From The Deer Stand
    From the wisdom of Keillor: "So he won. The nation takes a deep breath. Raw ego and proud illiteracy have won out, and a severely learning-disabled man with a real character problem will be president. We are so exhausted from thinking about this election, millions of people will take up leaf-raking and garage cleaning with intense pleasure. We liberal elitists are wrecks. The Trumpers had a whale of a good time, waving their signs, jeering at the media, beating up protesters, chanting ďLock her upĒ ó we elitists just stood and clapped. Nobody chanted ďStronger Together.Ē It just doesnít chant....
  • Media Elite still doesnít get why Trump won the election

    11/15/2016 9:29:19 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 16 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 11/15/16 | Col. Bill Connor
    Condescension against "red" America, evangelicals, and working-class Americans did nothing but ensure the defeat of Hillary Clinton Like many of my fellow Republicans and evangelicals, I was not initially enthusiastic about Donald Trump as the GOP nominee. Many of us had issues with Trumpís seeming inconsistency over key conservative values; like his support of continued taxpayer funding of Planned Parenthood. The division among Republicans and evangelicals over Donald Trump was stark.
  • Hillary Clintonís Celebrity Feminism Was a Failure

    11/12/2016 7:00:41 AM PST · by Magnatron · 15 replies
    The New Republic ^ | November 10, 2016 | Sarah Jones
    Clintonís campaign strategy, especially when it came to appealing to white women, indicates that she and her staffers didnít quite grasp these dynamics. Her campaign employed a candy-colored brand of female empowerment seemingly based on the assumption that white womenís political priorities are influenced by the pop culture they consume. White working-class women werenít going to vote for Clinton just because Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Lena Dunham, and Sheryl Sandberg were. These celebrity overtures were out of step with the priorities and concerns of white working-class women. How can you ďlean in,Ē as Sandberg implores working women to do, when...
  • Oopsie: Hillaryís ground game might have ended up turning out Ö Trump voters

    11/11/2016 11:13:18 AM PST · by MaxistheBest · 26 replies ^ | 11/11/2016 | ALLAHPUNDIT
    Congratulations to Democrats on a very successful turnout effort, I guess. As hard as this is to believe given how highly touted the Clinton GOTV effort was, it makes some sense once you realize where the fatal error probably lay. Democrats assumed that white women and working-class whites who had voted for Obama would stick with Clinton this time for the most part, especially in the Rust Belt. Michigan, Wisconsin, and Pennsylvania were part of the blue firewall, werenít they? Well, there you go. No need to even visit Wisconsin. Their loyalty was taken for granted. So when the time...
  • E.J. Dionne Goes Bonkers Over Trump Victory

    11/10/2016 6:59:33 PM PST · by PJ-Comix · 32 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | November 10, 2016 | P.J. Gladnick
    Less than a month after gloatingly predicting a major loss for Donald Trump, Washington Post columnist E.J. Dionne reacted on Wednesday to the election result in a highly bitter manner. Poor guy. His Beltway Bubble safe space is about to be punctured by those he spent over a year sneering at and his latest column reflects his rage. You would think someone with such a poor prediction track record would absorb just a bit of humility and keep his anger in check. However, Dionne never seems to learn from experience. His legacy for laughably wrong predictions about Trump which led...
  • Trump won because college-educated Americans are out of touch

    11/10/2016 11:22:57 AM PST · by C19fan · 49 replies
    Washington Post ^ | November 9, 2016 | Charles Camosy
    As the reality of President-elect Donald Trump settled in very early Wednesday morning, MSNBCís Chris Hayes summed up an explanation common to many on the left: The Republican nominee pulled ahead thanks to old-fashioned American racism. But the attempt to make Trumpís victory about racism appears to be at odds with what actually happened on Election Day. Consider the following facts. Twenty-nine percent of Latinos voted for Trump, per exit polls. Remarkably, despite the near-ubiquitous narrative that Trump would have deep problems with this demographic given his comments and position on immigration, this was a higher percentage of those who...
  • How besieged FBI director James Comey lived like a king in one of America's wealthiest towns

    11/08/2016 10:48:05 AM PST · by afraidfortherepublic · 44 replies
    The Daily Mail ^ | 11-8-16 | Caroline Howe
    Before he became FBI director, James Comey lived the Gold Coast high-life in Connecticut as a hedge fund high-roller. Now the besieged Comey - under fire for his surprise letters to Congress about Hillary Clinton's controversial emails that have thrown the presidential election into chaos - is about to take another hit, this time on his palatial $3 million-plus home. Comey bought the estate on more than three acres not far from where Martha Stewart used to live in ritzy Westport, Connecticut, for $3,050,000 in August 2010. He's now had to reduce the price four times down to $2.5 million...
  • At A Conference For Coastal Elites, Silicon Valley Talks Trump

    10/23/2016 5:24:50 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 7 replies
    Buzz Feed News ^ | October 23, 2016 | Nitasha Tiku
    Donald Trumpís popularity is prompting the tech industry to wonder whether its massive success has left some Americans behind. Unless youíre invited to Graydon Carterís private dinner, the cocktail party at San Franciscoís historic Ferry Building is supposed to be the highlight of the annual Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit, a high-end business conference for the coastal elite. On Wednesday evening, guests were escorted from the Yerba Buena Center to the Embarcadero by trolley and greeted by a six-person mariachi band who played through the selfies. But a little past 6 p.m., the crowd in the cathedral-esque lobby had already...
  • Dobbs & Falwell: GOP Elites behind Sex Talktape

    10/12/2016 4:00:13 AM PDT · by EliRoom8 · 50 replies
    YouTube ^ | 10/11/2016 | Lou Dobbs & J. Falwell, Jr.
    Piecing it together, bit by bit.
  • Dozens of former GOP lawmakers announce opposition to Trump

    10/06/2016 9:06:57 AM PDT · by detective · 116 replies
    MSN News ^ | October 6, 2016 | Jonathan Easley
    A group of 30 former GOP lawmakers signed a blistering open letter to Republicans on Thursday, warning that Donald Trump lacks the "intelligence" and temperament to be president and urging the party to reject the GOP nominee at the polls on Nov. 8. The group includes several former lawmakers who have openly opposed Trump from the start, including former Sen. Gordon Humphrey (R-N.H.) and former Rep. Vin Weber (R-Minn.).
  • Kerry: 'Bigotry' driving anti-refugee forces

    10/04/2016 9:04:36 AM PDT · by kevcol · 49 replies
    The Washington Examiner ^ | October 4, 2016 | Joel Gehrke
    Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday saluted German Chancellor Angela Merkel for welcoming thousands of refugees into her country, and warned against "demagogues" who would undermine the alliances that have formed in the decades since World War II. . . And everybody here knows that you cannot allow demagogues to start building up an unrealistic political platform based on bigotry, xenophobia, fear nationalism
  • Rolling Stone Magazine Picks 'Duck Dynasty' As The 'Worst TV Show of All Time'

    09/30/2016 7:15:35 PM PDT · by drewh · 49 replies
    Newsbusters/Media Research Center ^ | September 30, 2016 | 7:42 PM EDT | Tim Graham
    The aging-boomer hippie magazine Rolling Stone still enjoys mocking their percieved bad taste of Flyover Country. This week, they made a list of the "12 Worst TV Shows of All Time" and topped hit list of "cream of the crud" with Duck Dynasty. Rob Sheffield asked: "Too much quality TV got you down? All that art and introspection making you pine for the long-gone age of junk?" The headline singled out "bottom-feeding reality shows." That apparently includes both the Bible-toting Robertsons and Ozzy Osbourne's clan in MTV's Osbournes Reloaded. Duck Dynasty was rated worse than the 1970s sitcom spinoffs on...
  • Shattuck: True blue-collar billionaire Donald Trump shows Hillary Clinton is out of touch

    09/27/2016 5:41:19 AM PDT · by calvincaspian · 18 replies
    The Boston Herald ^ | 09-27-16 | Tom Shattuck
    Donald Trump made it very clear last night that he is disgusted with Washington. Unluckily for Hillary Clinton, she is the standard-bearer for the Washington establishment and he didnít let her forget it. He spoke to the plight of the middle class and hammered big, clumsy government and tax increases as the cause.
  • Clinton Cash: Billionaires Back HRC 20-to-1 over Trump

    09/27/2016 12:51:39 PM PDT · by pissant · 19 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 9/27/16 | Staff
    Brendan Coffey reports in Bloomberg that Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton is outraising Donald Trump by 20-to-1 among billionaires, a statistic which plays to her Republican rivalís populist appeal.
  • Killing Camelot: How Trump is Smashing the Style of the Political Elite with his Character & Honesty

    09/20/2016 7:16:46 PM PDT · by poconopundit · 56 replies
    9/20/2016 | Pocono Pundit
    For over a year now, the mainstream press has attacked Trump for not being "presidential".  Even still, citizens are genuinely concerned that their president look the part of a president and carry themselves in a way that makes us proud.  So what exactly is meant when someone says a candidate looks or is "presidential"?  And why should we care?  This is the subject I'm going to explore and discuss in this vanity. JFK, Jackie and the Royalty of Camelot Well, to begin, I think our current notion of a "presidential" style was strongly influenced by JFK in the 1960s. ...
  • How Global Elites Forsake Their Countrymen

    08/15/2016 5:08:04 AM PDT · by EliRoom8 · 19 replies
    The Patriot Post ^ | 8/13/2016 | Peggy Noonan
    Those in power see people at the bottom as aliens whose bizarre emotions they must try to manage. ############# This is about distance, and detachment, and a kind of historic decoupling between the top and the bottom in the West that did not, in more moderate recent times, exist. Recently I spoke with an acquaintance of Angela Merkel, the German chancellor, and the conversation quickly turned, as conversations about Ms. Merkel now always do, to her decisions on immigration. Last summer when Europe was engulfed with increasing waves of migrants and refugees from Muslim countries, Ms. Merkel, moving unilaterally, announced...
  • How Global Elites Forsake Their Countrymen

    08/13/2016 7:21:26 AM PDT · by Mariner · 58 replies
    The Wall Street Journal ^ | August 11th, 2016 | Peggy Noonan
    This is about distance, and detachment, and a kind of historic decoupling between the top and the bottom in the West that did not, in more moderate recent times, exist. Recently I spoke with an acquaintance of Angela Merkel, the German chancellor, and the conversation quickly turned, as conversations about Ms. Merkel now always do, to her decisions on immigration. Last summer when Europe was engulfed with increasing waves of migrants and refugees from Muslim countries, Ms. Merkel, moving unilaterally, announced that Germany would take in an astounding 800,000. Naturally this was taken as an invitation, and more than a...
  • Former Jeb Super PAC Head Murphy: Iíd Vote for Hillary Over ĎNeo-Racistí Trump

    08/08/2016 5:55:09 PM PDT · by governsleastgovernsbest · 80 replies
    Legal Insurrection ^ | Mark Finkelstein
    Mike Murphy ó who ran Jebís Super PAC ó says that ďif it came down to just my vote and I had to decide, Iíd probably vote for Hillary and then jump in a lake out of massive depression.Ē Appearing on With All Due Respect, Murphy added that he hopes Trump doesnít win because heís ďa demagogue and a neo-racist.Ē Murphy gave Trump a 10% black-swan shot of winning. View the video here.
  • Harvard Republicans Decline to Endorse Donald Trump

    08/08/2016 4:40:25 AM PDT · by HomerBohn · 30 replies
    Patriot News Daily ^ | 8/5/2016 | Staff
    The Harvard Republican Club came out against Donald Trump this week, making this the first time in 128 years the college organization has refused to support the Republican presidential nominee. ďDonald Trump holds views that are antithetical to our values not only as Republicans, but as Americans,Ē the club wrote on their Facebook page. ďThe rhetoric he espouses Ė from racist slander to misogynistic taunts Ė is not consistent with our conservative principles, and his repeated mocking of the disabled and belittling of the sacrifices made by prisoners of war, Gold Star families, and Purple Heart recipients is not only...
  • Gingrich: ĎThe Elite Media Is 95 Percent Against Trumpí

    08/08/2016 11:52:33 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 40 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 08/08/16 | Trent Baker
    Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich said on Sunday‚Äôs ‚ÄúCats Roundtable‚ÄĚ on New York AM 970 radio that the elite media is against GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump. ‚ÄúIt is a period of turmoil. A lot of Republicans get very scared. The elite media is 95¬†percent¬†against Trump and they‚Äôre doing everything they can to fan the flames of a panic. The fact is that this race is a long, long way from over. The truth is that Hillary Clinton is probably the most dishonest person ever to run for president, and certainly the most corrupt ever to be nominated for president,‚Ä̬†¬†Gingrich...
  • GOP Goes Full Democrat

    08/08/2016 1:59:41 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 29 replies
    American Thinker ^ | August 8, 2016 | Brian Joondeph
    Donald Trump has had an uphill battle since the day, over a year ago, when he announced his candidacy for the Republican Party presidential nomination. Against long odds and endless naysayers in the media and in his own party, he secured the party nomination for president and in the process received more primary votes than any other previous Republican candidate. Ever. Sharing votes with 16 other primary candidates. Now that he has the GOP nomination, one would think his main opponent would be Hillary Clinton and the Democratic Party. If only it were so. Mrs. Clinton is a flawed candidate,...
  • 50 top GOP officials: Trump would 'risk our country's national security'

    08/08/2016 1:52:07 PM PDT · by rktman · 117 replies ^ | 8/8/2016 | Tyler Pager
    Donald Trump's effort to appeal to establishment Republicans suffered another setback on Monday as 50 senior GOP national security officials warned in a new letter that Trump would "risk our countryís national security and well-being.Ē The signatories of the letter, which was first reported by The New York Times, all worked in Republican administrations, with many serving as top aides to President George W. Bush. They said none of them would be voting for Trump. ďTrump lacks the character, values, and experience to be President,Ē they wrote. ďHe weakens U.S. moral authority as the leader of the free world. He...
  • Panic Among the Chickens (Projectile Vomit Alert)

    08/08/2016 12:55:32 PM PDT · by nikos1121 · 44 replies
    Weekly Standard ^ | August 15, 2016 | Bill Kristol
    GOP at 'new level of panic' over Trump," ran the banner Washington Post headline on August 4. Just two weeks earlier Donald Trump had accepted his party's presidential nomination, marking the occasion with an effective if not elegant speech. A few days later, polls showed Trump opening up a slight lead over Hil-lary Clinton. Then came the Democratic convention, well-produced but not particularly notableóexcept for the speech of Gold Star father Khizr Khan. Even this powerful statement would have drifted quickly into the rear-view mirror but for Donald Trump's grotesque and undisciplined reaction to it, which continued for days on...
  • Cultured Hicks

    07/05/2016 7:11:16 PM PDT · by MtnClimber · 12 replies
    The American Conservative ^ | 4 Jul, 2016 | ROD DREHER
    Ross Douthat says that the true divide in Western politics is now between globalists and nationalists ó and this divide is tribal. He explains the identifying markers of the Cosmopolitan tribe, i.e., what makes them different from the nationalist tribe (among them: their ďout groupĒ is Evangelical Christians). Douthat says thereís not necessarily anything wrong with this. A propensity for tribalism is part of human nature. More: But itís a problem that our tribe of self-styled cosmopolitans doesnít see itself clearly as a tribe: because that means our leaders canít see themselves the way the Brexiteers and Trumpistas and Marine...
  • Barack Obama: ĎMr. Trump Embodies Global Elitesí Not Working Class

    06/29/2016 4:23:33 AM PDT · by Sir Napsalot · 33 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 6-28-2016 | Charles Spiering
    President Barack Obama is pushing back against the notion that Donald Trump is fighting for ordinary Americans. Instead, Obama calls Trump an elitist. ďMr. Trump embodies global elites and has taken full advantage of it his entire life,Ē the president said in an interview with National Public Radio. ďSo, heís hardly a spokesperson ó a legitimate spokesperson ó for a populist surge of working-class people on either side of the Atlantic.Ē Obama cautioned Americans and Europeans not to read too much into the unexpected Brexit vote, calling it a ďpauseĒ in the ongoing effort to integrate Europe into a untied...
  • Flashback: George Will Trashed Ronald Reagan in 1979 Ė Just Like Heís Trashing Trump Today

    06/27/2016 9:37:15 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 62 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 06/27/16 | Jim Hoft
    He sure can pick ‚Äôem. This weekend conservative columnist George Will ripped up his Republican Party card and left the party over Donald Trump. George Will even urged fellow Republicans not to support Donald Trump. Will wants Hillary to pick the next Supreme Court justices. Flashback: George Will Trashed Ronald Reagan in 1979 ‚Äď Just Like He‚Äôs Trashing Trump Today Jim Hoft Jun 27th, 2016 7:50 am 74 Comments He sure can pick ‚Äôem. This weekend conservative columnist George Will ripped up his Republican Party card and left the party over Donald Trump. George Will even urged fellow Republicans not...
  • CBS Anchor Says Hillary is 'More Vindictive' Than Trump Toward Political Enemies

    05/20/2016 6:08:48 AM PDT · by rktman · 26 replies ^ | 5/20/2016 | Cortney O'Brien
    Donald Trump's tweets are biting and his insults are painful and sometimes even career ending. Yet, CBS anchor John Dickerson, who moderated presidential debates during the primary season and had a front row seat to Trump's bombastic behavior, says it's Hillary Clinton who is "more vindictive" toward her opponents. He told Hugh Hewitt as much on his radio show Friday morning when the host asked him which presidential candidate was more ruthless toward their opponents. "I think Clinton," Dickerson said, after hesitating a bit. "Trump is very tough on those he does not like," Dickerson noted. "But, he gets over...
  • DNC Chair Wasserman Schultz: "We Have A Process Set Up That Is Eminently Fair"

    05/18/2016 11:42:11 AM PDT · by Biggirl · 13 replies ^ | May 18,2016 | Jeff Poor
    Wednesday on CNNís ďNew Day,Ē Democratic National Committee chairwoman Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) reacted to news that Nevada State Democratic chairwoman Roberta Lange had been harassed by supporters of Sen. Bernie Sandersí (I-VT) presidential campaign who have alleged the process of delegate allotment has been unfair.
  • What elitists fear most about Trump

    05/10/2016 6:37:36 AM PDT · by rktman · 26 replies ^ | 5/10/2016 | Mychael Massie
    It is interesting to observe the malevolent marplots, i.e., the establishment elitists, engage in what is by definition invidious discrimination against Donald Trump and all who support him. Elitists such as Mitt Romney, George Will, William Kristol, various politicos and the shadowy camorra of Republican saboteurs openly proclaim their intentions to undermine the will of the people. For a group who boasts itself as knowing what the will of the people is, itís interesting that understanding escapes these so-called Republicans pursuant to the fact that voters have made it clear they want Donald Trump. As I have said many times,...
  • Paul Nehlen: "Paul Ryan's Elitism Is Showing,"His Disdain And Disrespect The American (Shortened)

    05/06/2016 9:35:03 AM PDT · by Biggirl · 22 replies ^ | May 6, 2016 | Dan Riehl
    Asked about what Politico reported as Paul Ryan ďditchingĒ presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump, ďIt was stunning,Ē Ryanís primary challenger Paul Nehlen told Breitbart News Daily SiriusXM host Stephen K. Bannon. ďI couldnít believe it,Ē continued Nehlen. ďI donít know where you get offÖĒ pausing to read from, then direct listeners to a new Nehlen campaign press release on the subject, ďPaul Ryanís elitism is showing.
  • Champagne socialism... Limousine and Private Jet Liberals? (CO2 Blues)

    04/21/2016 9:35:46 AM PDT · by FiddlePig · 3 replies
    RedNeckoBlogger ^ | 4/21/2016 | RedNeckoBlogger
    Bernie Sanders (champion of the "downtrodden", the climate, wannabe punisher of the successful and "free stuff" Santa Claus) charted a Boeing 767 jet for his overnight trip to Rome to see fellow socialist Pope Francis. According to the Daily Mail... that requires approx 33,192 gallons of fuel for the round trip. 50 or so passengers made the trip with Bern (767 capacity is 250 or so). Comparison to me: calculations of driving patterns based on my two vehicles (one a dreaded eeeveel SUV!), my wife and I "Bern" about 25 gallons of fuel a week. Based on our total fuel...
  • Planned Parenthood's Cecile Richards Pretty Much Says Pro-Life Women Aren't Really Women

    04/19/2016 2:11:13 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 16 replies ^ | April 19, 2016 | Matt Vespa
    At a New York campaign rally for Hillary Clinton Monday, Planned Parenthood¬ís Cecile Richards pretty much said that pro-life women aren¬ít really women, nor do they support women¬ís rights. It wasn¬ít that specific, as she said, ¬ďA woman voting for Ted Cruz is like a chicken voting for Colonel Sanders.¬Ē So, as a woman, you must vote for a pro-abortion candidate? And if you don¬ít, you¬íre stupid, misinformed, or worse, not really supportive of American women. It¬ís typical liberal bullying. Conform to my principles because if you don¬ít¬Ėyour whole existence doesn¬ít make sense. I can¬ít convince you, so you must...
  • Hillary Clinton broke the rules on the NYC subway. That's not fair [Broke Law]

    04/08/2016 12:46:11 PM PDT · by C19fan · 19 replies
    UK Guardian ^ | April 8, 2016 | Ali Gharib
    New Yorkers got a chuckle on Thursday morning when Hillary Clinton rode the subway. On her way into the station, Clinton had a little bit of trouble swiping her MetroCard: it took five goes for her to finally get the green light and pass through the turnstile. This little incident became the cause of much mirth. ďClinton struggles to get through subway entrance,Ē said Politico. ďFormer New York Senator Hillary Clinton Struggles to Swipe Her Subway MetroCard,Ē reported ABC. ďVideo Shows Hillary Clinton Struggling With MetroCard At Bronx Subway Station,Ē said the local CBS affiliateís website.
  • America to Establishment: Who the hell are you people ?

    03/24/2016 5:40:05 PM PDT · by Mariner · 39 replies
    McClatchy DC ^ | March 24th, 2016 | By David Lightman
    ST. LOUIS The people who spend two bucks for chili at the Courtesy Diner at Laclede Station Road canít fathom why anyone would pay Hillary Clinton $225,000 to make a speech. Nor can they understand why the U.S. Senate is taking a 17-day break for Easter after spending much of their time last week fuming over the Supreme Court vacancy. Somehow, people all over America are saying loudly and clearly this election year, Washington and its enablers Ė the media, the political pros and Wall Street Ė donít understand us. Thatís why, all over this slice of middle America, exasperated...
  • Kevin D. Williamson and National Review Are Elitist Scum

    03/21/2016 7:38:46 AM PDT · by xzins · 46 replies
    Conservative HQ ^ | 18 Mar 16 | George Rasley
    While movement conservatives would like to blame the Republican establishment for the rise of Donald Trump and the attendant political problems he has created for the national Republican Party, as our friend Rick Manning, President of Americans for Limited Government, pointed out in a recent article for Breitbart, those whom we call ďestablishment conservativesĒ bear just as much responsibility for Trumpís rise.† And there†is no†better example of how DCís snide elitist ďconservativesĒ have helped create Trump than†a recent†cover†article†in†National Review†by one Kevin†D.†Williamson.†† Mr. Williamson, who has apparently never done anything in conservative politics except pontificate for various elite journals, took to...
  • Trump and Cruz: What is a Conservative?

    02/15/2016 9:20:12 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 24 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 02/15/16 | Jim O'Neill
    Professional politician Bernie Sanders talks about a revolution. Well Trump is the revolution I heartily accept the motto, ‚ÄúThat government is best which governs least;‚ÄĚ and I should like to see it acted up to more rapidly and systematically. Carried out, it finally amounts to this, which I also believe, ‚ÄúThat government is best which governs not at all;‚ÄĚ and when men are prepared for it, that will be the kind of government which they will have.‚ÄĒHenry Thoreau (1817-1862) ‚ÄúCivil Disobedience‚ÄĚ To hear some conservative elitists tell it you would think that to be considered a true conservative you need...
  • Trump‚Äôs Not a Conservative Icon, and I Don‚Äôt Care!

    02/12/2016 8:29:55 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 181 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 02/12/16 | Jim O'Neill
    We the people have responded--to the disbelief and chagrin of the elites: "We love America, we think it is great, and you can take your global utopia and shove it where the sun don't shine!" God bless America! Trump‚Äôs no conservative an‚Äô I don‚Äôt care. Doo-da, doo-da. Trump‚Äôs no conservative an‚Äô I don‚Äôt care. Oh de doo-dah day. Gonna run all night; gonna run all day. Trump‚Äôs no conservative an‚Äô I don‚Äôt care. Votin‚Äô Trump anyway. To the tune of ‚ÄúCamptown Races/Ladies,‚ÄĚ Stephen Foster (1826-1864) (Note: also works with ‚ÄúTrump‚Äôs not a liberal‚Ķ.‚ÄĚ) Trump is a philosophically unmoored political opportunist...
  • We Are Sick of Paying the Price for Elitists to Feel Smug

    01/18/2016 4:43:53 AM PST · by Kaslin · 20 replies ^ | January 18, 2016 | Kurt Schlichter
    A lot of us complain that our elite betters are ignoring our concerns, but nothing could be further from the truth. They have heard us all right. They have gotten together to come up with a solution to the many problems we have brought to their attention. And that solution is for us to shut up and keep sucking up whatever abuse they choose to heap upon us. It's all about empowering the elite to feel smug. And about sticking us normal with the check. Upset about establishment virtue signaling that requires us to take limitless numbers of Third World...
  • Paris Climate Conference really should be held at Versailles(let 'em eat cake)

    11/30/2015 6:27:33 AM PST · by rktman · 9 replies ^ | 11/29/2015 | Thomas Lifson
    There is a distinct ‚ÄúLet them eat cake‚ÄĚ aspect to the COP 21 climate conference to which President Obama jets off today. In the name of reducing carbon emissions, Air Force One and various support aircraft have made and will make multiple journeys across the Atlantic. Lifestyle compromises are for the little people, you see, who are expected to pay more for electricity, downsize their vehicles (if they can keep a carat all), shiver in the winter and sweat in the summer. And the agreements the world leaders are expected to reach: they are startlingly and increasingly unpopular with the...
  • Obama: Keystone would make planet ‚Äėuninhabitable‚Äô

    11/09/2015 3:25:13 PM PST · by jazusamo · 93 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | November 9, 2015 | David Boyer
    President Obama said Monday that the Keystone pipeline and other such fossil-fuel development projects would make Earth "uninhabitable." "We've got to lead by example, because ultimately, if we're going to prevent large parts of the Earth from becoming not only inhospitable but uninhabitable, then we're going to have to keep some fossil fuels in the ground rather than burn them," Mr. Obama told cheering grassroots supporters at a gathering in Washington.
  • "Some People Just Don't Fit In The Economy" Buffett Explains: "We'll Send Them Off To Afghanistan"

    09/08/2015 5:58:15 PM PDT · by Nachum · 63 replies
    zero hedge ^ | 9/8/15 | Tyler Durden
    Not to be outdone by his partner Charlie Munger (who offended many with his comments that "gold is a great thing to sew onto your garments if you're a Jewish family in Vienna in 1939,"), Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett - having already taken on Europe, comparing Greece to a "dog peeing on the carpet" of Europe, suggesting Germany stop "rewarding behavior you want to get rid of" - takes aim at the military. Speaking on Bloomberg TV, the octagenerian oracle of offense just unfriended every American veteran... "You want everybody educated to their potential. You want people to reach their...
  • Know What the GOP Establishment Thinks of You

    09/02/2015 8:02:24 PM PDT · by NKP_Vet · 64 replies ^ | September 1, 2015 | George Hewes
    For many years now grassroots conservatives have grumbled that the Republican establishment in Washington views them with contempt. Rarely has that contempt been displayed as brazenly as it was on this weekís episode of Fox News Sunday. During the showís panel discussion, columnist George Will and Arthur Brooks of the American Enterprise Institute in particular showed how GOP bigwigs view their base. Will started the banter by suggesting that the popularity of insurgent GOP candidates was tantamount to ďprimal screamĒ psychotherapy where voters are venting their frustrations by backing political newcomers over their more traditional rivals. Brooks seconded Willís thesis...
  • Liberals finally get a taste of Obama's arrogance

    05/16/2015 12:11:30 PM PDT · by MtnClimber · 11 replies
    New York Post ^ | May 15, 2015 | Jonah Goldberg
    Link only due to NY Post rules.