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  • 40 Shocking Quotes from Barack Obama on Islam and Christianity

    09/18/2015 11:45:54 PM PDT · by GilGil · 29 replies
    Conervative Tribune ^ | 4/15/2014 | Staff
    Some of the more famous Obama quotes on Islam. 1.“The future must not belong to those who slander the prophet of Islam” 2. “The sweetest sound I know is the Muslim call to prayer” 3. “We will convey our deep appreciation for the Islamic faith, which has done so much over the centuries to shape the world — including in my own country.” 4. “As a student of history, I also know civilization’s debt to Islam.” 5. “Islam has a proud tradition of tolerance.” 6. “Islam has always been part of America” 7. “we will encourage more Americans to study...
  • Obama always pointing the finger of blame at someone else

    11/03/2014 7:40:15 AM PST · by RoosterRedux · 25 replies
    nypost.com ^ | Michael Goodwin
    We are witnessing the total collapse of a bad idea. Obamaism, a quasi-socialist commitment to a more powerful government at home and an abdication of American leadership around the world, is being exposed as a historic calamity. It is fueling domestic fear and global disorder and may well lead to a world war. If there is a smidgen of a silver lining, it is that the unraveling, complete with Obama’s shameless attempts to duck responsibility, is playing out on the eve of the midterm elections. Fortunately, voters seem ready to respond by giving Republicans control of both houses of Congress....
  • Government Hiring Escorts For 65,000 Unaccompanied Illegal Alien Children (From JANUARY!)

    06/20/2014 2:24:19 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 30 replies
    Conservative Wife ^ | June 19, 2014
    On January 29, 2014, the Federal Government posted an ad on their BizOpps website seeking escorts for unaccompanied illegal alien children. If this doesn't prove that the entire mess with all the illegals flooding our country was planned by this administration, nothing ever will. Here is the entire document that lays out the "requirements" to become such an escort: (I have highlighted interesting points) MAKE THIS GO VIRAL!!! Procurement Type: Request for Information (RFI)/Sources Sought Title: Escort Services for Unaccompanied Alien Children Classification Code: V- Transportation/Travel/Relocation NAICS code: 561612 Primary POC: Rachel Ali, Contract Specialist/ Rachel.Ali@ice.dhs.gov Secondary POC: Tony...
  • Watch: Employees in Pennsylvania Company Learn of Increased Health Costs Due to Obamacare

    01/30/2014 12:15:09 PM PST · by Timber Rattler · 22 replies
    The Weekly Standard ^ | January 30, 2014 | DANIEL HALPER
    A local news station brings viewers inside one Pennsylvania company as the employees their learn about their new health care plans under Obamacare: "Look at the numbers," says the reporter of two employees. "Jeff and Dave used to have a $1,250 deductible. Since Obamacare went into effect, it's now jumped 60 percent to $2,000. That's nothing compared to Brian, Kristi, and Judy who have kids. They are going to pay twice that, four grand." The reporter adds that co-pays are being increased, too.
  • I'm waiting months to see a specialist. What can I do?

    01/10/2014 8:28:06 AM PST · by justlittleoleme · 33 replies
    The Globe and Mail ^ | July 10 2011 | LISA PRIEST
    The Question: I've had pain in my right knee for more than a year. After waiting five months, I had an MRI which showed two ligament tears. The specialist cannot see me for months. I have to work and care for my two children under age 10. The anti-inflammatory pills do not help, and my leg is so swollen I can hardly walk. What is my right to be treated? The Answer: It's frustrating: You've paid into medicare for years and it's not available when you need it. Rationing and waits are endemic to our public health-care system, but that's...
  • What does it take to get fired by this wretched regime?

    12/02/2013 10:35:11 AM PST · by Starman417 · 24 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 12-02-13 | DrJohn
    Benghazi. Fast and Furious. Obamacare website. Rosengate. IRSThese are all disasters created by the Obama regime. No one has been fired. No one had been held accountable for any of them. No one. But see if you can discern the common thread among them all. BenghaziFour dead, many injured. We still don't know where Obama was during the attack. Four officials were "suspended" and disciplined with a paid vacation leave, they were reassigned. No one has been punished. For her role in lying to America a bout the Benghazi attack Susan "The Video" Rice was promoted to National Security Adviser....
  • Lose Insurance Under Obamacare, Speak Up, IRS Audits You

    11/29/2013 6:36:58 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 47 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 11/29/2013 | Ethel C. Fenig
    It was tragic that Bill Elliot of South Carolina was stricken with cancer; reassuring that his excellent insurance covered his expensive but medically advanced treatment and he was doing well. And then came another tragedy--in the form of an elitist, totalitarian, Know It All Government, almost worse than the cancer. The Affordable Care Act, Obamacare, deemed Elliot's fine insurance policy unacceptable--probably because it didn't include maternity coverage--and offered him another policy with higher, "affordable" premiums that Elliot couldn't afford. As he told Megyn Kelly of Fox News, he didn't want to burden his family with the unaffordable affordable premiums so...
  • There Is Only ONE Peaceful Path Left To Avoid Destruction

    10/25/2013 8:02:43 AM PDT · by Attention Surplus Disorder · 58 replies
    The Market Ticker ^ | 2013-10-25 | Karl Denninger
    Folks, if you have read me recently you know that I've said that you are the problem and that the reason this is true is that you won't go on strike, you won't picket DC and refuse to leave until the government stops stealing from you and debasing the currency, you won't reduce your spending and income to only that which provides necessities, and most of you go on to justify your behavior with "my kids (and/or family) deserve what I can provide." You're fools and I'm going to prove it. Further, I'm going to prove -- by arithmetic --...
  • The Nice Muslim Family Next Door

    04/23/2013 5:09:29 AM PDT · by SJackson · 33 replies
    frontpagemag.com ^ | April 23, 2013 | Nonie Darwish
    This article first appeared in GateStoneInstitute.org. Where are the articles by moderate Muslims condemning the prominent Muslims who beg Allah to strike infidels with cancer and disease? No practicing Muslim has openly condemned such prayers, or named the sheikhs who urge these brutalities. The neighbors of the Chechnyan Muslim family whose sons were responsible for the Boston Marathon terror attack said they were stunned by the news and that this nice Muslim family was known for its generosity and kindness. Many Americans often ask, “What about the Muslim family next door? They are really nice people.” Some of the nicest...
  • Newly Unearthed Obama Video: “Rich people are all for nonviolence... They’ve got what they want.”

    10/03/2012 8:53:57 AM PDT · by Qbert · 126 replies
    Patterico.com ^ | 10/3/2012 | Patterico
    In the wake of the Daily Caller’s release of President Obama cheering Rev. Wright and invoking the race card in various ways, our friend Morgen Richmond decided the time was right to release some little-known Obama video of his own. He authorized me to release the video here first. The following clips are from 2002. Obama is speaking in a church at a 2002 Martin Luther King Jr. Day memorial service. The full speech is here, and by and large it is a nice speech by a rising politician. Obama speaks about the need for empathy in society, about taking...
  • You Didn't Build It...because I Didn't Earn It [Great read]

    07/26/2012 4:53:29 PM PDT · by upchuck · 10 replies
    American Thinker ^ | July 26, 2012 | Abraham H. Miller
    It isn't socialism that explains Obama's dismissive "you didn't build that" remark toward people of talent and individual initiative; it's the culture of affirmative action. As I listened to Obama's silly, if not pathetic, comments, I was reminded of nothing so much as the comments and attitudes of people like him: the so-called "multicultural" affirmative-action students one encounters in colleges and universities. Obama became president of the Harvard Law Review (HLR) without ever having an article published in it, a status that separated him from every other HLR president who preceded him. In fact, while Obama was the HLR's first...
  • The Washington Post’s Romney hit piece comes apart (An astonishing journalistic train wreck.)

    05/11/2012 4:37:44 PM PDT · by IbJensen · 63 replies
    Human Events ^ | 5/11/2012 | John Hayward
    The Washington Post was already skating on thin ice with its fantastically convenient hit piece on Mitt Romney, published in perfect synchronization with President Obama’s embrace of gay marriage. Designed to paint Romney as a mean-spirited homophobic bully during his prep school days – which, let us remember, occurred over seventeen thousand days ago – the ridiculously bloated and overly-dramatic 5000-word Post “expose” related the story of how Romney allegedly led a gang of high-school hooligans and forcibly cut the hair of a “presumably gay” fellow student named John Lauber. The piece does a great deal of mind-reading to insinuate...
  • The Bank of (Democratic Party) America

    01/18/2012 4:01:43 AM PST · by Kaslin · 20 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | January 18, 2012 | Michelle Malkin
    Well, isn't this rich? And I do mean rich. President Obama, man of the people, will deliver his presidential nomination acceptance speech at the Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, N.C. -- so that Democratic Party fundraisers can reward big donors with skyboxes and other lavish perks. As usual, the White House and its allies are trying to camouflage naked partisan money-grubbing in populist garb. "I think this would be a great opportunity to have tens of thousands of North Carolinians and others outside of the state to see and participate in the convention process," one North Carolina Democratic Party...
  • Sunday Sit-Down: Murray CEO Robert Murray (Must Read!!)

    01/02/2012 8:12:50 AM PST · by mmanager · 27 replies
    Wheeling Register ^ | 1/1/2012 | Wheeling News Register
    Editor's Note: Murray Energy Chief Executive Officer Robert Murray has been called the most controversial CEO in America. He doesn't hold back on his views of America's current political climate -- and the Ohio Valley's future- as he joins us for this month's Sunday Sit-Down. -- Many people believe the federal government, through the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, is waging a war on coal. How concerned are you that your business could be regulated to such an extent that it would make coal mining unprofitable in the near future? Murray: I am 100 percent certain that will happen, the way...
  • Hey, they still let us drive

    12/16/2011 11:28:37 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 50 replies
    The New York Post ^ | December 16, 2011 | Frank J. Fleming
    The National Transportation Safety Board wants a complete ban on cellphone use while driving, even on hands-free calls. Some will protest this as yet another government encroachment on freedom, but we should think twice before rocking the boat here. After all, have you considered how lucky we are that the government lets us drive cars at all? Imagine if cars hadn’t been around for a century, but instead were just invented today. Is there any way they’d be approved for individual use? It’s an era of bans on incandescent bulbs; if you suggested putting millions of internal-combustion engines out there,...
  • Solyndra, Crony Capitalism and the Leviathan State

    09/24/2011 10:10:17 AM PDT · by moneyrunner · 4 replies
    The Virginian ^ | 9/20/2011 | Moneyrunner
    Conservatives, Libertarians and even Republicans should use the stunning example to the bankruptcy of Solyndra to reach the obvious conclusion. Whether the Obama administration is corrupt, incompetent or simply the victim of ideological stupidity is almost beside the point. Of course it's all three. The larger point is one that Conservatives and Libertarians have been making for some time: that government screws up and the bigger the government the bigger the screw-ups. Only government intervention could have produced the housing bubble, and the economic rubble that we are living with was created by government policies. Only government can run up...
  • Las Vegas Hotel Owner tells it like it is (Video: Steve Wynn)

    06/26/2010 4:38:58 PM PDT · by kara2008 · 39 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 6/26/2010 | James Simpson
    This is better than Rick Santelli's rant. Here is a successful businessman giving us the reality of the situation. Hotel owner Steve Wynn describes this administration and Congress's policies. As he says repeatedly, it is a combination of the insane spending and regulatory policies of the Democrats and the complete uncertainty this creates for business.
  • ‘Climate Scientists’ Release Profane Video Bashing Deniers

    05/11/2011 1:21:02 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 52 replies
    theblaze.com ^ | May 11, 2011
    A group of people calling themselves climate scientists have just released a video bashing climate-change deniers. And by bashing I mean a profanity-laced rap that includes calling one detractor a “mother fu**er.” The video opens up with the following message: “In the media landscape there are climate change deniers and believers, but rarely are those speaking about climate change actual climate scientists.” Then it goes into the rap, which features the names and titles of the scientists, including professors and students: “Droppin’ facts all over this wax / While bit**es be crying about a carbon tax,” one line says.
  • Update on Obama's Photoshopped Fake Background History Pictures

    02/24/2010 3:59:44 PM PST · by capacommie · 167 replies · 5,373+ views
    Official Obama Pictures, with analysis
    Premise:  ANY fakery in these official Camp-Obama-provided photographs means 100% faked.  Why would Camp Obama fake photos of Obama's family and educational history?  Why, because the story that has been fed to gullible Americans, is fake!  Exquisitely detailed analytics have been done, but use your common sense too.    The Fake African Family BHO's head doesn't match his neck which has a notch in it.  A notched neck.  Right there, this picture is FAKE.   This is an official Camp Obama picture, and the fact that they faked ONE thing on even ONE picture, means that NONE of his pictures...
  • A little bust of Churchill keeps the Obama’s away from Prince William’s wedding

    02/13/2011 9:46:34 AM PST · by jmaroneps37 · 107 replies
    coachisright.com ^ | FEBRUARY 13TH, 2011 | Suzanne Eovaldi, staff writer
    Globe Magazine again is breaking a story the lame brains in our so called media will not touch. “Michelle and the President are absolutely insulted,” reports the GLOBE, quoting its insider source. While other worldwide heads of state are invited, the Obamas have been excluded from the Royal nuptials, ostensibly because the affair is not a state occasion. But the GLOBE goes on to suggest the reason is because Michelle could upstage his bride or that she dissed the memory of Princess Diana by uttering rather catty remarks totally unappreciated across the pond. Now other reasons for the Obamas non...
  • The Miracle of the Market

    02/16/2010 9:30:52 AM PST · by rabscuttle385 · 12 replies · 422+ views
    Campaign for Liberty ^ | 2010-02-16 | Jacob Hornberger
    In preparation for the two recent back-to-back blizzards, D.C. residents were emptying the shelves of neighborhood grocery stores. Notwithstanding the pre-blizzard panic buying, what's interesting is that no one was freaking out about whether the stores would be adequately stocked after the blizzards. After all, think about it: there is absolutely no government planning that goes into what is stocked in grocery stores. No federal Department of Food. No local or state planning commission. No grocery boards. No bureaucrats or bureaucracies. No laws requiring grocery stores to be well-stocked. No rules and regulations dictating how much of each food item,...
  • America Under Barack Obama: An Interview with Nat Hentoff

    12/13/2009 6:42:18 AM PST · by markomalley · 97 replies · 2,819+ views
    Sebeka (MN) Review-Messenger ^ | 12/11/2009 | John W. Whitehead
    "I try to avoid hyperbole, but I think Obama is possibly the most dangerous and destructive president we have ever had."—Nat Hentoff Nat Hentoff has had a life well spent, one chock full of controversy fueled by his passion for the protection of civil liberties and human rights. Hentoff is known as a civil libertarian, free speech activist, anti-death penalty advocate, pro-lifer and not uncommon critic of the ideological left.At 84, Nat Hentoff is an American classic who has never shied away from an issue. For example, he defended a woman rejected from law school because she was Caucasian;...
  • Synopsis Of ObamaCare - MUST READ & PASS ALONG!

    08/14/2009 11:19:34 AM PDT · by Uhhhbama · 40 replies · 2,813+ views
    email | 8/12/09 | Curt Wittman
    After 2 weeks of sleepless nights, I have finished reading all 1,017 pages of the Health Care Bill and writing a Synopsis. Unlike our elected representatives, I have an entire copy of the bill and have provided page numbers and line numbers in my synopsis making it easy for anyone to look up what I am saying. It's scary and we will all soon be in the public health plan. Please send this to as many people as possible. SYNOPSIS OF HR 3200 America’s Affordable Health Choices Act of 2009 The bill is a 1,017 page document broken out in...

    07/17/2009 2:27:52 AM PDT · by Scanian · 21 replies · 953+ views
    NY Post ^ | July 17, 2009 | Betsy McCaughey
    PRESIDENT Obama promises that "if you like your health plan, you can keep it," even after he reforms our health-care system. That's untrue. The bills now before Congress would force you to switch to a managed-care plan with limits on your access to specialists and tests. Two main bills are being rushed through Congress with the goal of combining them into a finished product by August. Under either, a new government bureaucracy will select health plans that it considers in your best interest, and you will have to enroll in one of these "qualified plans." If you now get your...
  • The Real Reason Obama Did not Go to Kenya on His Africa Tour

    07/14/2009 7:47:44 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 27 replies · 1,197+ views
    atlas shrugs ^ | July 13, 2009 | Pamela Geller
    There has been a great deal of chatter in both national and international circles concerning Obama’s deliberate omission of Kenya, homeland of his Muslim father, as he chose to go to Ghana instead on his African tour. The spinmeisters have crafted a crafty response, but once again, it’s just more Obama obfuscation and mendacity. In other words, he’s lying. “Ghana’s political pedigree as the first independent country in sub-Saharan Africa and kingpin of Africa’s liberation struggle, as well as its recent exemplary strides in democracy, political stability and good governance, might have been compelling credentials that made it a preferred...
  • White House Pushes To Keep Visitor Logs Private

    07/01/2009 8:32:21 AM PDT · by BGHater · 38 replies · 1,182+ views
    NPR ^ | 01 July 2009 | Don Gonyea
    It was a recurring theme of Barack Obama's presidential campaign — a call for openness: "Transparency and accountability, getting the American people involved, that's how we're gonna bring about change," candidate Obama said. And the theme continued on Obama's first day as president: "Starting today, every agency and department should know that this administration stands on the side not of those who seek to withhold information, but those who seek to make it known." But for advocates of open government, the new era of openness has yet to dawn. "Once all the pretty speeches were over in the first couple...
  • Obama to Jews: I'm Just Not That Into You

    06/15/2009 2:26:08 AM PDT · by Scanian · 21 replies · 998+ views
    The American Thinker ^ | June 15, 2009 | Stuart Schwartz
    American Jews and Israel would do well to take a page from the book of Saul Alinsky, who provides the radical underpinning for much of how the Obama left sees the world: "As an organizer I start from where the world is, as it is, not as I would like it to be." It is time for American Jews to leave the Democratic Party, to see reality as it is and not how they wish it to be. To be a Jew in this world is dangerous ...and our president and his party are deliberately making it more so (even...
  • Obama quoted a Qur'an verse about waging war to argue for peace and shared interests

    06/09/2009 7:52:19 AM PDT · by Califreak · 81 replies · 2,553+ views
    Jihad Watch ^ | 6/5/09 | Robert
    Foes of the global jihad are constantly accused of quoting the Qur'an "out of context," but when Barack Obama actually did so in Cairo yesterday, no one seems to have minded. He quoted one Qur'an verse in connection with speaking of our shared interests as human beings: As the Holy Koran tells us, "Be conscious of God and speak always the truth." That is what I will try to do – to speak the truth as best I can, humbled by the task before us, and firm in my belief that the interests we share as human beings are far...
  • I No Longer Quite Believe ... [Victor Davis Hanson on Orwellian media & science, race relations]

    06/09/2009 6:26:59 AM PDT · by Tolik · 57 replies · 3,504+ views
    pajamasmedia.com ^ | June 8, 2009 | Victor Davis Hanson
    I am afraid I no longer believe . . .…That we have an inquisitive American media as we once knew it. There has emerged something as bad as state-sanctioned coercion—which we could at least identify, and thus struggle against.Now comes a more insidious, brave new self-imposed censorship of the Orwellian mode. It is not just the perennial embarrassment Chris Matthews describing his Obama ecstasy on camera, or even Newsweek’s Evan Thomas comparing his President to God, or even CNN execs being exposed trashing the US abroad at Davos, or whitewashing Saddam, but rather a more incremental new groupspeak in which...
  • Muslim Messiah steps out of the shadows.....(Manchurian candidate has emerged)

    06/05/2009 5:27:27 AM PDT · by IrishMike · 23 replies · 1,933+ views
    Canada Free Press ^ | Thursday, June 4, 2009 | Judi McLeod
    Why all the pussyfooting about identifying Barack Hussein Obama for what he truly is, a despot? Now that his Muslim roots have emerged in time for Muslim Brotherhood members to attend his Cairo speech, you can make that, a Muslim despot. Just as surely as he had his own records sealed from public view, out on the campaign trail, he snookered at least some of his voters on hidden Muslim roots. For those who consider the despot tag too harsh, a president who works to take down his own country is a despot. This despot acts as though the United...
  • Anti-Obama campaign contributions dictate which Chrysler dealers were shuttered?

    05/26/2009 6:03:41 AM PDT · by dennisw · 66 replies · 6,309+ views
    directorblue | 5-25-09 | directorblue
    A tipster alerted me to an interesting assertion. A cursory review by that person showed that many of the Chrysler dealers on the closing list were heavy Republican donors. To quickly review the situation, I took all dealer owners whose names appeared more than once in the list. And, of those who contributed to political campaigns, every single one had donated almost exclusively to GOP candidates. While this isn't an exhaustive review, it does have some ominous implications if it can be verified. However, I also found additional research online at Scribd (author unknown), which also appears to point to...
  • Understanding Obama: The Making of a Fuehrer

    05/08/2009 8:24:37 AM PDT · by unique · 78 replies · 1,833+ views
    FaithFreedom.org ^ | 2008/09/22 | Ali Sina
    I was not impressed by Sen. Barack Obama after the first time I saw him. At first I was excited to see a black candidate. He looked youthful, spoke well, appeared to be confident – a wholesome presidential package. It is so instinctive for most people to want to see blacks succeed. It is as if all humanity is carrying a collective guilt for what the ancestors of blacks endured. However, despite my initial interest in him, I was soon put off, not just because of his shallowness but also because there was an air of haughtiness in his demeanor...
  • Pelosi Knew about Waterboarding from the Start ( Liar, liar... )

    05/07/2009 4:23:47 PM PDT · by kellynla · 85 replies · 4,222+ views
    humanevents.com ^ | 05/07/2009 | Jed Babbin
    She knew from the beginning. According to a CIA document compiled by the Director of National Intelligence summarizing briefings to Congress on the use of enhanced interrogation techniques on terrorist detainees, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Ca) knew from the very beginning that those techniques -- including waterboarding -- were being used on September 2, 2002. According to the memo the very first briefing listed is 9/4/02 with then Rep. Porter Goss & Pelosi. The summary of the briefing says: “Briefing on EITs including use of EITs on Abu Zubaydah, background on authorities, and a description of the particular EITs that...
  • American capitalism gone with a whimper

    05/04/2009 6:28:24 AM PDT · by HighlyOpinionated · 9 replies · 1,004+ views
    English Pravda ru ^ | May 4, 2009 | Mat Rodina
    It must be said, that like the breaking of a great dam, the American decent into Marxism is happening with breath taking speed, against the back drop of a passive, hapless sheeple, excuse me dear reader, I meant people. BREAKING NEWS Russia warns NATO not to rattle weapons near Russia's borders Barack Obama - the new Abraham Lincoln? Swine flu becomes new number one global danger The ultimate perfection More... True, the situation has been well prepared on and off for the past century, especially the past twenty years. The initial testing grounds was conducted upon our Holy Russia and...
  • “Never Again,” Obama Style

    04/28/2009 6:36:37 AM PDT · by anniegetyourgun · 32 replies · 1,530+ views
    PJMedia ^ | 4/27/09
    No president in modern times has managed to conceal so much of his biography as this one. The journalists assigned to the Obama beat seem to have lost their traditional avidity for digging out the missing details. We do not have a medical report, or a college transcript from Columbia, or a notion of how well he did in Harvard Law School. These things are not automatically significant, but they can be. Nobody thinks the president has some basic medical problem. He shows every sign of being in excellent physical condition. But so did John F. Kennedy, who turned out...
  • The Obama Administration Is Criminalizing Dissent? Intimidating Its Ideological Opponents? ...

    04/18/2009 5:41:29 AM PDT · by ml/nj · 70 replies · 2,020+ views
    The Corner (National Review) ^ | April 14, 2009 | Andy McCarthy
    The DHS screed that Jonah and some of our Marked Men (Steyn, Hemingway and Krikorian) have weighed in on is entirely predictable. The only conceivable surprise is that it is so blatant and has happened so soon. But all they've done is commit to paper the same stuff they say to each other in conversation. (I'd love to see the email trail and the drafts that led to the final version.) I'm still digging out of my various pre-election hate mail piles — you know, "How could say Obama is a socialist who will redistribute wealth just because he used...
  • Something of Historic Proportion is Happening

    03/17/2009 12:51:41 PM PDT · by Dick Bachert · 159 replies · 11,991+ views
    Unknown ^ | Unknown | Pam Geller
    I am a student of history. Professionally. I have written 15 books in six languages, and have studied it all my life. I think there is something monumentally large afoot, and I do not believe it is just a banking crisis, or a mortgage crisis, or a credit crisis. Yes, these exist but they are merely single facets on a very large gemstone that is only now coming into a sharper focus. Something of historic proportions is happening. I can sense it because I know how it feels, smells, what it looks like, and how people react to it. Yes,...
  • Victor Davis Hanson: President Obama’s First 70 Days. It really does all make sense

    04/01/2009 5:54:43 AM PDT · by Tolik · 49 replies · 3,158+ views
    NRO ^ | April 1, 2009 | Victor Davis Hanson
    In just the first 70 days of the new administration, a number of Obama supporters have expressed some dismay at their new president. Some find his ethically challenged appointments at odds with his soaring moral rhetoric. Others lament his apparent inability to stir up supporters in impromptu speeches, at least in the manner he did with set oratory on the campaign trail. And they worry about his occasionally insensitive remark. Many cannot quite figure out why, after lambasting George W. Bush for running a $500-billion deficit, Obama has outlined eight years of budgetary red ink that would nearly match the...