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  • Thanksgiving and Obamacare Don’t Mix

    11/29/2013 2:02:26 PM PST · by Kaslin · 8 replies ^ | November 29, 2013 | Diana West
    When Thanksgiving 2013 is over, will Americans remember it as the holiday when the Obama administration body-snatched their friends and family and turned them into Obamacare robots? Maybe it happened to your own loved ones. Maybe Cousin Sue brought her favorite cranberry Jell-O mayonnaise salad but when she opened her mouth she sounded like Jay Carney on a roll. As for Uncle Al, there’s a reason he kept asking “Have you thought about signing up for health insurance on the new marketplace?” every time it was your turn at Scrabble. told them to. Turning Thanksgiving into Obamacaring was clearly...
  • Texas Enroll America official resigns after proclaiming Obama loyalty in video

    11/27/2013 8:20:01 AM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 18 replies
    FOX News ^ | November 26, 2013 | By Stephanie McNeal
    The Texas communications director for Enroll America has resigned after a conservative watchdog group posted a video of him discussing his Democratic leanings. A spokesman for the self-proclaimed non-profit, non-partisan group, which is leading efforts to enroll Americans in ObamaCare, confirmed to Chris Tarango has resigned after the video by Project Veritas was posted online.
  • Fouad Ajami: When the Obama Magic Died

    11/15/2013 1:48:36 AM PST · by Innovative · 79 replies
    Wall Street Journal ^ | Nov 14, 2013 | Fouad Ajami
    The current troubles of the Obama presidency can be read back into its beginnings. Rule by personal charisma has met its proper fate. The spell has been broken, and the magician stands exposed. We need no pollsters to tell us of the loss of faith in Mr. Obama's policies—and, more significantly, in the man himself. If Barack Obama seems like a man alone, with nervous Democrats up for re-election next year running for cover, and away from him, this was the world he made. No advisers of stature can question his policies; the price of access in the Obama court...
  • Obamacare ad agency asks high school marching bands to play pro-Obamacare songs

    09/29/2013 8:27:07 AM PDT · by Libloather · 28 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 9/27/13 | Eric Owens
    An Oregon-based ad agency has been generating national attention for its ads promoting Cover Oregon, The Beaver State’s the version of an Obamacare health insurance marketplace. The generally pointless ads cost taxpayers $3 million, reports Fox News. They feature ostensibly catchy musical numbers and have sort of a hipster, granola, outdoorsy vibe. They offer no clue what they are about until the very end, when the words “Cover Oregon” appear on the screen along with a website. One version of the ad also bothers to list a phone number. Now, North, the Portland-based agency, wants high school marching bands to...
  • Teacher's Racist and Homophobic Rant in Classroom

    02/02/2013 10:45:29 PM PST · by Morgana · 29 replies
    liveleak ^ | liveleak
    Bob GrishamROGERSVILLE — School district officials are investigating allegations that a Lauderdale County High School teacher made slurs in the presence of students regarding first lady Michelle Obama and gays. Superintendent Jennifer Gray confirmed the investigation concerns the school’s head football coach, Bob Grisham, who also teaches driver’s education and psychology. The investigation includes a 1-minute, 24-second audiotape of Grisham asking who knows who is behind the 600-calorie school lunch. “Fat butt Michelle Obama,” he said. “Look at her. She looks like she weighs 185 or 190. She’s overweight.” Male voices interject comments during the discussion, at one point referring...
  •'s Organizing For Action Is Looking For Volunteer Lobyists (Video)

    01/28/2013 8:43:02 PM PST · by ExxonPatrolUs · 4 replies YouTube ^ | 1-9-2013 | BO
    All For One! And One For All! Jon Carson (JC), Deputy Director and Czar to the President, is looking for grass roots people to come up with a 2013 lobbying plan for Washington that includes immigration reform, gun control and a balanced budget.
  • Universal Studios Orlando Turns Halloween Horror Nights Show Into Obama Campaign Rally

    10/10/2012 6:44:45 PM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 14 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | October 10, 2012 | P.J. Gladnick
    What can be political about Halloween? Especially Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Orlando. Well, guess what? Universal Studios in Orlando this year actually turned a Halloween Horror Nights show into what is obviously a not very subtle Obama campaign rally in which the Romney type candidate declares he lied in the debate and that he shoves grannies off the cliff. Think I'm kidding? Then read the words of Marla Knowles, a blogger at BIZPAC REVIEW, who went to Universal Studios last weekend and reported her unpleasant experience of Universal Studios pushing Obama propaganda and Romney slamming on their customers:...
  • Obama: ‘My Upcoming Birthday … Could Be The Last One I Celebrate as President’

    07/26/2012 11:48:55 AM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 131 replies ^ | July 26, 2012 | Katrina Trinko
    The latest fundraising e-mail from Team Obama: Katrina – My upcoming birthday next week could be the last one I celebrate as President of the United States, but that’s not up to me — it’s up to you. This July deadline is our most urgent yet, coming after two consecutive months of being significantly outraised by Romney and the Republicans. And if you pitch in $3 or whatever you can before midnight tonight, you and a guest will be automatically entered to join me at my birthday get-together next month: Thanks. Hope I’ll see you soon. - Barack If...
  • School Kids Chant: "I Am An Obama Scholar"

    06/16/2010 9:58:11 AM PDT · by driftdiver · 32 replies · 752+ views
    Realclearpolitics ^ | June 16, 2010 | Staff> School children are lead by a teacher in a chant that begins with "I will be anything I want to be." At one point during the incantation the teacher asks the students to repeat the phrase "I am an Obama scholar."
  • No Censorship of the Arts! (Unless We Trust You)

    01/06/2010 1:17:49 PM PST · by AJKauf · 8 replies · 420+ views
    Pajamas Media ^ | Jan. 6 | Herbert London
    From the origin of the National Endowment for the Arts during the Johnson administration to the election of President Obama, the arts community was united in its opposition to censorship. The argument that prevailed is that the NEA should not use funding to restrict artistic expression or deny support for art that might offend bourgeois sensibility. When a significant segment of the public was outraged to learn that the NEA provided funding for Andres Serrano’s “Piss Christ,” the arts community rose as one to decry censorship over efforts to cut funding for his “art.” The arts community was equally upset...
  • Supplies with Obama logo surprise school (or is it a putdown of Ohaha?)

    12/07/2009 1:34:34 PM PST · by Liz · 18 replies · 1,387+ views
    Page A1 of the Thursday, December 3, 2009 edition of The Columbia Daily Tribune. ^ | Thursday, December 3, 2009 | Jonathon Braden, The Columbia Daily Tribune,
    Pencils and notebooks resembling President Barack Obama’s 2008 campaign ads have been sold in at least one Columbia school and other public schools, causing the company that distributes the materials to travel around the state yanking the supplies out of machines. “Don’t be mad at us,” said Greg Jones, a sales representative with Pencil Wholesale. “It was a total accident.” Pencil Wholesale distributes supplies to six Columbia schools: Parkade Elementary, Cedar Ridge Elementary, Paxton Keeley Elementary, Mill Creek Elementary, Smithton Middle School and Hickman High School, said Linda Quinley, the district’s chief financial officer. At Mill Creek, at least one...
  • White House Creates ACORN for the Arts

    10/05/2009 11:07:12 AM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 2 replies · 474+ views
    Big Government ^ | Oct. 5, 2009 | Ben Shapiro
    Over the last week, Big Hollywood and Big Government have been extensively covering the August 10 conference call between the National Endowment for the Arts and a group of artists – a call on which the artists were encouraged to support President Obama’s agenda, with the tacit promise that they would be handsomely rewarded with government grants. The NEA representative on the call was then-Communications Director of the NEA Yosi Sergant. Now we have new evidence that the White House itself has been using its sway to recruit artists – not just to support President Obama’s “volunteerism” initiatives, but to...
  • N.J. education chief orders review after Burlington school children learn song about Obama

    09/25/2009 7:06:51 AM PDT · by TinaJeannes · 69 replies · 4,519+ views
    BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP -- New Jersey's education commissioner ordered a review after a YouTube video shows school children learning a song celebrating President Barack Obama. The video shows more than a dozen youngsters at B. Bernice Young Elementary School in Burlington Township. The district said the students were participating in Black History Month in February. Education Department spokeswoman Kathryn Forsyth said the commissioner has directed the school superintendent to review what happened. Forsyth said the commissioner wants to ensure that students can celebrate Black History Month without "inappropriate partisan politics in the classroom." Forsyth also said the teacher who directed the...
  • B. Bernice Young Elementary Kids Sing Praises of Obama

    09/25/2009 7:34:56 AM PDT · by DogBarkTree · 49 replies · 1,888+ views
    Associated Content ^ | 9/25/09 | Mark Wittington
    Another video of children singing praises of Barack Obama has surfaced on Youtube. In this case the kids appear to be students at B. Bernice Young Elementary School in Burlington, New Jersey. The overall effect is somewhat creepy. American patriotic hymns do not, as a rule, celebrate people, even great ones like Washington and Lincoln. The Star Spangled Banner and the Battle Hymn of the Republic celebrate the common people of America, struggling to win and to maintain freedom. What happened at B. Bernice Young Elementary School is even more egregious in the fact that at least for the Sing...
  • White House to agencies: Don't overstep on grants

    09/22/2009 1:31:59 PM PDT · by Nachum · 16 replies · 496+ views
    breitbart ^ | 9/22/09 | Phillip Elliot
    PHILIP ELLIOTT (AP) - Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON White House officials told agencies across the government Tuesday they should take care to avoid even the appearance that politics played a part in the award of federal grants. The advisory came in response to an embarrassing incident last month in which a National Endowment for the Arts official asked artists on a conference call to coordinate with the Corporation for Public Service on ways to help bolster President Barack Obama's public service agenda
  • Pregame Report: The NEA Conference Call (Other Shoe)

    09/20/2009 7:24:51 PM PDT · by quegley · 53 replies · 4,800+ views ^ | Sep 20th 2009 | Mike Flynn and John Nolte
    On August 25th 2009, Big Hollywood’s Patrick Courrielche broke the story of a conference call he attended with other “rising artist and art community luminaries”: On Thursday August 6th, I was invited by the National Endowment for the Arts to attend a conference call scheduled for Monday August 10th hosted by the NEA, the White House Office of Public Engagement, and United We Serve. The call would include “a group of artists, producers, promoters, organizers, influencers, marketers, taste-makers, leaders or just plain cool people to join together and work together to promote a more civically engaged America and celebrate how...

    09/15/2009 1:27:21 PM PDT · by kcvl · 119 replies · 5,336+ views
    Per Drudge
  • President Obama Heading To Letterman’s 'Late Show'

    09/15/2009 11:34:19 AM PDT · by NMEwithin · 138 replies · 3,601+ views
    Broadcasting & Cable ^ | 9/15/2009 1:34:14 PM EDT | Ben Grossman
    While Jay Leno had a fake presidential interview on his first show Monday night, David Letterman will have the real thing September 21. President Barack Obama will make the first appearance ever by a sitting U.S. President on CBS’s Late Show with David Letterman on next Monday’s show. He will be the sole guest on the broadcast. President Obama has already appeared on The Tonight Show since being inaugurated in January, making a visit to the program, then hosted by Jay Leno, on March 19.
  • President Obama to deliver major speech on the global financial crisis Monday night

    09/10/2009 3:42:39 PM PDT · by Beaten Valve · 128 replies · 3,795+ views ^ | September 10, 2009 | BNOonline
    WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- President Obama will deliver a "major speech" on the global financial crisis on Monday, the White House said on Thursday evening. The speech comes one year to the day after Lehman Brothers collapsed and precipitated a financial crisis that reverberated across the globe. Obama will deliver the remarks on the crisis at Federal Hall in New York City at midday. "He will discuss the aggressive steps the Administration has taken to bring the economy back from the brink, the commitment to winding down the government's role in the financial sector and the actions the United...
  • The top seven outrageous partisan falsehoods from Obama's speech

    09/10/2009 7:49:07 AM PDT · by aquapub · 12 replies · 1,607+ views
    Macon County Conservative Examiner ^ | 9/10/09 | Robert Moon
    The "post-partisan" candidate for "change" has conducted his umpteenth ultra-partisan misinformation-fest on ObamaCare. The most egregious distortions and falsehoods are as follows... 7. "Unfortunately, in 34 states, 75 percent of the insurance market is controlled by five or fewer companies. In Alabama, almost 90 percent is controlled by just one company. And without competition, the price of insurance goes up and quality goes down...I just want to hold [insurance companies] accountable." The glaringly obvious (and cost-free) solution to insurance monopolies is to eliminate the government restrictions that make them unavoidable. This is a blatantly dishonest attempt to misrepresent a clearly...
  • Viewing Aids for Obama’s Big Speech

    09/09/2009 10:46:00 AM PDT · by Starman417 · 30 replies · 785+ views
    Flopping Aces ^ | 09-08-09 | Curt
    Print out one of these handy banners and tape to the bottom of your TV screen....You know those annoying news banners at the bottom of the television screen on news channels? Well, here's your chance to make your own and have some fun if you plan to watch Obama's big speech to a joint session of Congress Tuesday night. Copy one or more of these into your word processor and print them out on a sheet of paper with a font large enough to be seen from across the room. Then tape to the bottom of the screen as Obama...
  • Official Dishonesty from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)

    09/08/2009 1:28:48 PM PDT · by joinedafterattack · 2 replies · 537+ views
    Washington Times ^ | 9-8-09 | Kerry Picket
    Must go to the site for audio and see the Glenn Beck links too.
  • Obama on Estonia airport 'trash cans'

    09/08/2009 9:27:56 AM PDT · by Nachum · 37 replies · 1,308+ views
    Press TV ^ | 9/8/09 | staff
    Recycling posters featuring the picture of US President Barack Obama have reportedly been spotted on garbage cans at the Estonian capital's airport. Obama's photograph is encircled with the three arrows that symbolize recycling and encourages consumers with his campaign slogan "Yes, We Can," Russia Today (RT) reported citing a report at Eesti Pakendiringlus, an Estonian recycled packaging company, is stressing on the “can” with a pun on the word's other meaning tin.
  • Colorado: Parents win against Obama Propaganda. Here is how they FORCED a student Opt-out 4 9/8/09

    09/03/2009 7:51:53 AM PDT · by steve0 · 281 replies · 14,369+ views
    The purpose of this thread is to secure a commitment from each local Principal to provide an opt-out so that no one is forced to endure Obama's subtle, presumptuous speech. Below, I will provide a sample of reasonable letters we want the Principal to sign. If refused, we know where they stand and will take the appropriate action against them. Here is an article of how they roll in Colorado. It would be useful if the only comments on this thread are how to do this, report your results and contact information for the press to report and follow-up...
  • Sept 8th… Here are two of the books on Obama your kids are expected to read…

    09/02/2009 10:13:55 PM PDT · by TenthAmendmentChampion · 48 replies · 1,579+ views
    PUMA Blog ^ | September 2, 2009 | PUMA Pundit
    By PUMA Pundit on September 2, 2009 Remember, the Dept. of Education expects your kids to read books on the life of Barack Obama before the monumental speech on September 8th, well here’s a look at two of the books that shall be used: The first book is aptly titled: Barack Obama: Son of Promise, Child of Hope and here is the description, direct from the Publisher’s Website: Ever since Barack Obama was young, Hope has lived inside him. From the beaches of Hawaii to the streets of Chicago, from the jungles of Indonesia to the plains of Kenya, he...
  • Pro-Obama Cop to Protester: "This Ain’t America No More"

    08/30/2009 10:59:15 PM PDT · by Phree Non-Phixion · 62 replies · 2,558+ views
    Common Sense 2020 ^ | 2009-08-30 | LukeAmerica2020
    In this video at Representative Jim Moran’s (D-VA) town hall meeting on ObamaCare held at South Lakes High School in Reston, VA, many people were left outside when the school filled to capacity. School security officer Wesley Cheeks, Jr. did not like a protester’s anti-ObamaCare poster which used one of the viral "Joker" graphics. Officer Cheeks told some town hall protesters to put away their signs or he’ll "charge them with trespassing or whatever he wants." Then, when a protester said to Officer Cheeks, "This used to be America!" his response was: “It ain’t no more, OK?” Pro-Obama Cop to...
  • Obama will make a televised speech to students on Sept 8--vanity

    08/27/2009 11:07:07 AM PDT · by Benjamin Harrison · 68 replies · 6,770+ views
    an email sent to my principal
    Subject: A Back to School Message from U.S. Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan - K12 (GA,HI,IA,ID,IL,IN,KS,,KY,LA,MA,,MD,ME,MI) [You have received this message because of your affiliation with ------------ High School.] Dear Principal: In a recent interview with student reporter, Damon Weaver, President Obama announced that on September 8 – the first day of school for many children across America – he will deliver a national address directly to students on the importance of education. The President will challenge students to work hard, set educational goals, and take responsibility for their learning. He will also call for a shared responsibility and commitment...
  • Felony Vandalism Charges Possible in Obama Joker Poster Case

    08/19/2009 7:07:10 AM PDT · by Behind Liberal Lines · 50 replies · 2,636+ views
    Fox News ^ | Tuesday, August 18, 2009 | By Joshua Rhett Miller
    <p>A Florida teenager could face felony vandalism charges for allegedly gluing posters depicting President Obama as the Joker onto public property, has learned.</p> <p>Clermont, Fla., Police Capt. Eric Jensen said the state attorney will review evidence to determine whether to charge the unidentified teenager with gluing "dozens" of the posters last week to the city's light poles, public and private buildings, bridge overpasses, road signs and a mailbox.</p>
  • 11-year-old lobbed prez a question at N.H forum

    08/13/2009 10:48:22 AM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 47 replies · 2,009+ views
    Boston Herald ^ | August 13, 2009 | Jessica Van Sack
    The mother of a sixth-grade Malden girl, whose “mean sign” question to President Obama at his Portsmouth, N.H., health care forum was a softball that he slugged out of the park, insisted yesterday the child was not “a plant.” “I thought it was great,” Kathleen Manning Hall said of Obama’s answer to the question posed by her daughter Julia. The girl became a target of conservative critics such as Michelle Malkin yesterday, who alleged that the poised and eloquent 11-year-old was “a plant” after the revelation that her mother served as an organizer for Obama’s campaign.
  • Obama Shows He's No Carter, Clinton (President's Go-Ahead on Pirate Take Out Signals New Direction)

    04/14/2009 8:55:43 AM PDT · by presidio9 · 62 replies · 2,195+ views
    NBC News ^ | Mon, Apr 13, 2009 | Robert A. George
    Sept. 19 is International Talk Like A Pirate Day. Courageous Captain Rescued by Navy Seals View SlideshowCaptain Richard Phillips, who has been held by Somali pirates since Wednesday in a small life boat off of Africa, has been freed. After this weekend, April 12 might become International Keelhaul A Pirate Day. With a rescue of captured Richard Phillips, captain of the Maersk Alabama -- and killing the Somali pirates holding him hostage -- the US Navy created a feel-good Easter story. Even more significantly in a political sense, President Barack Obama suddenly makes himself look rather different on the national...
  • Obama pledges to fight piracy; pirates vow revenge

    04/13/2009 10:33:39 AM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 25 replies · 1,350+ views
    Associated Press ^ | April 13, 2009 | TODD PITMAN and PAULINE JELINEK
    NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - President Barack Obama promised Monday to work with other nations "to halt the rise of piracy," while Somali pirates vowed revenge for the deaths of three colleagues shot by snipers during the daring high-seas rescue of an American sea captain. The pirates' threat raised fears for the safety of some 230 foreign sailors still held hostage in more than a dozen ships anchored off lawless Somalia.
  • Troop Support for Obama in Iraq was Staged

    04/13/2009 8:19:05 AM PDT · by big black dog · 21 replies · 1,701+ views
    Now, this has occurred before with Bill Clinton, and it quite possibly could have been the same with Bush - the issue is how the MSM spins this and how it will report one way if you are affiliated with one party versus the other way when you have the “scarlet” R next to your name. From Flopping Aces: “Cheered wildly by U.S. troops,” begins Jennifer Democratic Operative Loven’s AP report on Obama’s surprise visit to Iraq on Tuesday. Quite a contrast to the silent treatment Marines gave Obama at his Camp LeJeune speech in late February. Just how did...
  • Jon Stewart and Kumar go to D.C.

    04/13/2009 9:34:46 AM PDT · by AreaMan · 4 replies · 902+ views
    Washington Times ^ | 13 Apr 2009 | Andrew Breitbart
    Monday, April 13, 2009 BREITBART: Jon Stewart and Kumar go to D.C. Andrew Breitbart On Tuesday night I was bestowed the honor of being ridiculed on Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" with Jon Stewart. The segment in which I was featured had Mr. Stewart mocking those of us who dare criticize the new president. In the era of Obama, mainstream American political humor is now officially on the defensive. Stewart lumped me with Sean Hannity, Mark Levin and Rep. Michele Bachmann, Minnesota Republican — a cross section of people you might expect to be critical of an administration implementing...
  • Simon Cowell Tells Leno: Too Busy to Dine w/ Obama & Blasts Obama by Saying Washington Getting...

    03/24/2009 9:39:00 AM PDT · by wrrock · 28 replies · 3,957+ views
    BAFM ^ | 03/24/2009 | BAFM
    Video Here: Simon Cowell Tells Jay Leno He Turned Down Obama’s Invitation to Have Dinner in LA — Says Washington Finally Getting Smarter for Criticizing Obama the Simon Cowell Way
  • Comic Rips Racism Claims After Obama Remark (Jackie Mason calls Obama a 'Scwhartza')

    03/16/2009 11:07:10 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 63 replies · 2,258+ views
    KVVU-TV ^ | March 16, 2009
    Comic legend Jackie Mason is railing against accusations of racism following a performance in New York Thursday, where he referred to President Barack Obama as a "schwartza." Celebrity gossip site confronted Mason with a camera on Friday over the flap. The celebrity gossip site reported that that the literal translation of "schwartza" in Yiddish is "black," but added that some say "it's a disparaging reference to African Americans, akin to the N-word." Mason told a TMZ cameraman, "(I'm not going to answer) these stupid questions because you're trying to multiply me into a racist. I've called (people) a lot...
  • "Martial Law" In House of Representatives

    02/27/2009 6:11:53 AM PST · by Calpernia · 187 replies · 6,117+ views
    From Congressman Burgess's site: News "Martial Law" In House of Representatives Washington, Sep 28, 2008 - Under the martial law procedure, long-standing House rules that require at least one day between the unveiling of significant legislation and the House floor vote on that legislation — so that Members can learn what they are being asked to vote on — are swept away. Instead, under “martial law,” the Leadership can file legislation with tens or hundreds of pages of fine print and move immediately to debate and votes on it, before Members of Congress, the media, or the public have...
  • Alan Keyes on Barack Obama: "He's a radical communist...He’s going to destroy this country"

    02/20/2009 11:45:38 AM PST · by EternalVigilance · 220 replies · 9,640+ views
    America's Independent Party ^ | February 20, 2009 | Alan Keyes interviewed
    "Obama is a radical communist and I think it is becoming clear. That is what I told people in Illinois and now everybody realizes it is coming true. He is going to destroy this country and we are either going to stop him or the United States of America is going to cease to exist." - Alan Keyes Video available at the link...
  • Obama Gets Bipartisan Credit (Opinion Dynamics poll)

    02/20/2009 11:43:32 AM PST · by PresidentFelon · 55 replies · 4,096+ views
    The Hill's Webzine ^ | 2/19/09 | The Hill Staff - Reid Wilson
    Obama Gets Bipartisan Credit February 19, 2009 @ 4:10 pm by Hill Staff Don't forget, in politics, perception is reality. In the battle for the mantle of bipartisanship, President Obama is winning by a mile. It doesn't matter that Obama got a stimulus bill passed with exactly three Senate Republican votes and not a single House GOP vote. It doesn't matter that both parties turned from talking about bipartisanship to spewing vitriolic accusations of ill will. The American people have spoken, and they're with the president on this one. A new Fox News/Opinion Dynamics poll shows 66 percent of Americans...
  • Obama 666 Comment Gets Chamber Pres Suspended.....

    02/19/2009 10:11:53 AM PST · by TaraP · 70 replies · 3,177+ views
    MSNBC ^ | Feb 17th, 2009
    An off-putting remark about one president landed another one in the doghouse for two weeks. Southington Chamber of Commerce President Arthur Secondo was suspended without pay for implying in a public meeting that President Barack Obama was the Antichrist, several news sources report. During the town council meeting on Feb. 9, Secondo said, “and everybody loves this Obama. ... I think we should check the back of his head to see if he has 666 there, but that is another issue,” according to meeting minutes. Secondo, a registered Democrat who supposedly voted for Obama, said he would take the statement...
  • Alberta’s oilsands create ‘big carbon footprint,’ Obama says

    02/18/2009 11:39:01 AM PST · by Tailgunner Joe · 90 replies · 3,197+ views ^ | February 17, 2009 | Jason Fekete
    CALGARY - U.S. President Barack Obama says Alberta's oilsands industry "creates a big carbon footprint" that leaves Canada and America facing an environmental dilemma about how to curb greenhouse-gas emissions from energy development. He also says he's eyeing carbon capture and storage as a possible solution. As the public-relations war between industry and environmental groups heats up over the oilsands - the second-largest oil reserves on the planet next to Saudi Arabia - the massive development in northern Alberta has clearly caught the eye of the 44th U.S. president. Obama has previously vowed to end America's addiction to "dirty, dwindling...
  • Rush: Democrats in full assault on capitalism

    02/11/2009 12:08:13 PM PST · by truthandlife · 64 replies · 2,899+ views
    World Net Daily ^ | 2-11-09 | Joe Kovacs
    Rush Limbaugh Talk-radio giant Rush Limbaugh is blasting the so-called economic stimulus plan of President Obama and the Democrat-led Congress, calling it an assault on capitalism intentionally designed to harm the private sector and lead to bigger government. "This is a full-fledged attack on capitalism, and the leftists Democrats have been seeking this for the longest time," Limbaugh said on his program this afternoon. "That's why they can't stop themselves. It is Christmas morning every day for these people. There's nobody that can stop them." A question e-mailed to the host asked if the Democrats really understood that they're "destroying...
  • Michelle Obama graces cover of Vogue... in clothes she chose for the shoot herself

    02/11/2009 7:05:30 AM PST · by yankeedame · 78 replies · 2,284+ views ^ | 11th February 2009 | staff writer
    Michelle Obama graces cover of Vogue... in clothes she chose for the shoot herself It's official: Michelle Obama is the first lady of American fashion, appearing on the cover of the March issue of Vogue. ...The only other First Lady ...was Hillary Clinton. Cover girl: Michelle Obama... Mrs Obama appears wearing a magenta silk sheath dress by Jason Wu that she herself chose for the shoot.... ...the eight-page devoted to Mrs. Obama's self-described role as 'mom in chief'.... 'I'm going to try to take them to school every morning, as much as I can,' she said. ...Mrs Obama hugs...
  • Glenn Beck begins “Comrade Update” to honor Fearless Leader

    02/07/2009 11:36:36 AM PST · by slomark · 14 replies · 842+ views
    Great Video!!Complete with an animated graphic showing us racing down the road to socialism, Fox host Glenn Beck launched a new feature last night dedicated to the glory of our new Fearless Leader. “Comrades, good news from the western front,” Beck said, “Our glorious revolution is starting to take hold. Oh, the revolution of change. He just signed in S-Chips and earlier today He spoke out against capitalism.” “These people may not be taking us down the same road as fascist dictators took the rest of the world on a long time ago,” Beck continued, “but they’re using the same...
  • Has Obama Derangement Syndrome Arrived?

    01/28/2009 9:54:47 AM PST · by AJKauf · 39 replies · 1,424+ views
    Pajamas Media ^ | January 28 | Robert Stacy McCain
    Actual evidence of an ODS pandemic, however, is sketchy. In fact, most references to ODS are from conservatives warning against “irrational rage,” as the blogger Neo-Neocon did at Pajamas Media just five days after Obama won the election. Similarly, David Horowitz invoked ODS in December to condemn a “fringe group” that had succumbed to “sore loserism” by floating the idea that a forged birth certificate had been used to hide Obama’s foreign birth, which allegedly made him ineligible for the presidency. ABC’s Jake Tapper is the only mainstream journalist who claims to have diagnosed a genuine case of ODS, using...
  • Seven reasons for healthy skepticism

    01/21/2009 8:08:25 AM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 16 replies · 604+ views
    Politico via Yahoo! News ^ | Wed Jan 21, | Jim VandeHei, John F. Harris
    Even in a city of cynics, the Inauguration of a new president — and the infusion of new ideas, new personalities and new energy that comes with it — summons feelings of reverence. Barack Obama, especially, is the object of inaugural good feelings. He has assembled an impressive White House and Cabinet team. The country is clearly in his corner. With the economy gasping, and two wars dragging on sullenly, even many Republicans who ordinarily might enjoy seeing Obama fail now root for him to succeed. The stakes are simply too great. Amid all these high hopes, it may seem...
  • Superintendent warns against 'inappropriate comments' (hs students' speech against Obama)

    01/19/2009 7:20:39 AM PST · by xtinct · 88 replies · 3,732+ views
    Dayton Daily News ^ | 1/19/08 | Eric Schwartzberg and Marie Rossiter
    Mason school officials said they are taking a proactive educational approach in advance of next week's planned Inauguration Day activities. "Inappropriate comments that may make other students, staff or families feel unwelcome or uncomfortable in school or on the bus will not be tolerated," Superintendent Kevin Bright said in an e-mail sent to parents Monday, Jan. 12. The district, he said, expects students and staff to show respect for President-elect Obama and the incoming administration, as well as President Bush and the outgoing administration, and recognize that "while the election is a competitive process, our nation's greatness is displayed when...
  • CBS show promos go a little to far to the goose stepping.

    01/19/2009 6:18:38 AM PST · by smith288 · 45 replies · 1,305+ views
    CBS | 01-19-2009 | smith288
    Im sure im not the only one, but seeing thse CBS promos for their upcoming shows premier Barrack Obama's campaign colors and phrases "yes we can". Going as far as putting the stars of the comedy lineup in that communist inspired artwork effect. This is going to be a LOOOOOOONG 4 yrs...
  • Obama's inauguration set to be the most expensive in US history

    01/14/2009 7:17:04 PM PST · by Free ThinkerNY · 165 replies · 8,992+ views ^ | January 14, 2009 | Ewen MacAskill
    President Barack Obama's inauguration next week is set to be the most expensive ever, predicted to reach over $150m (£102m). This dwarfs the $42.3m spent on George Bush's inauguration in 2005 and the $33m spent on Bill Clinton's in 1993. Part of the spending includes emergency funding announced by the White House on Tuesday to help with the soaring costs. Most of this new federal funding will be to deal with the huge influx of people, estimated 1.5 million to 2 million. A White House statement said that President Bush "declared an emergency exists in the District of Columbia". If...
  • Wary of Obama's America

    01/16/2009 10:03:32 AM PST · by St. Louis Conservative · 27 replies · 1,487+ views
    MSNBC ^ | January 16, 2009 | Anne Hull
    BRINKLEY, Ark. - Wayne Loewer's truck reveals a lot about his life. A 12-gauge shotgun for duck hunting rests on the floorboard. A blue thermal lunch bag containing elk meat is shoved under the seat, left in haste that morning by his teenage son rushing to catch the school bus. Binoculars in the console help Loewer scan his 2,900 acres of rice, soybeans and corn. The dashboard radio is set to classic rock, playing the same Lynyrd Skynyrd tunes from Loewer's high school days, when Brinkley was still a thriving small town with stores and a movie theater. His muddy...
  • Left adjusts to a new patriotism under Obama (MEGA BARF)

    01/06/2009 10:34:39 AM PST · by Free ThinkerNY · 31 replies · 916+ views
    International Herald Tribune ^ | January 6, 2009 | Sasha Issenberg
    BERKELEY, California: The hundreds who massed at the University of California campus here on election night responded to Barack Obama's victory by heading off on a route that has been for a generation the sacred way for the activist left: out the campus gates, through Sproul Plaza, and down Telegraph Avenue toward People's Park. By the time they arrived at the intersection of Telegraph and Durant avenues, where a tie-dye vendor occupies one corner, it became clear they did not come to challenge the system now preparing to consecrate a new regime in Washington. At one point, a man scaled...