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  • Have You Noticed How Obama Again Runs Away From The Press After Making Statements On Egypt Crisis?

    02/02/2011 11:11:55 AM PST · by JohnThune2012 · 19 replies · 1+ views
    The Last Two Times Obama came out to the press to make his statements heard regarding current crisis's,he makes his remarks to the press,then Runs Away Like A Mouse In Chastity! And even when a reporter asked him a question on the last two briefings! Obama made his statements,then Walks Away As Fast As Possible!!, WHY? Uhmm,,No Teleprompeter? Or OBAMA HAS NO ANSWERS AS USUAL! And This Is Our President? Still Afraid To Answer "Unscripted Questions" ??
  • Obama Sticks to the (Teleprompter) Script

    03/05/2009 9:28:22 AM PST · by reaganaut1 · 43 replies · 2,566+ views
    New York Times ^ | March 5, 2009 | Peter Baker
    WASHINGTON — As he introduced his new choice for secretary of health and human services in the East Room this week, President Obama turned his head from right to left, but he wasn’t looking at the audience. He was reading from two teleprompters, strategically set up outside the tight television camera shot. ... Presidents have been using teleprompters for more than half a century, but none relied on them as extensively as Mr. Obama has so far. While presidents typically have used them for their most important speeches to the nation — an inauguration, a State of the Union or...
  • How & Why to Re-focus Halloween as a "Fall Festival"

    10/07/2005 10:14:25 AM PDT · by The Spirit Of Allegiance · 258 replies · 4,460+ views
    GTBE email ^ | 10/07/05 | self
    Re-focus Halloween! If your school insists on having some kind of Halloween celebration, recommend that they steer away from the ghoulish and occult and, instead, focus on the event as a fall festival. ... "When you turn evil into a game, it trivializes it and numbs children to its darkness." (excerpt from email) GREAT RESOURCE SITE for Teachers, Parents & Students.
  • Zot alors! I am flambée.

    05/14/2005 9:35:44 AM PDT · by viva la france · 130 replies · 2,571+ views
    TWO MEN are being put on trial by the military this week because they answered their consciences. Pablo Paredes and Kevin Benderman refused to accept the lies they were told about the U.S. war on Iraq. Refused to accept the racist dehumanization of the Iraqi people. Refused to participate in the violence of the most lethal military machine in the history of the world. Refused to go to war for oil and empire in Iraq. Paredes, a third class petty officer, refused to board his Navy ship bound for the Persian Gulf, bringing 3,000 Marines to the battlefield--to kill and...
  • Rep. Chris Shays (R-CT) To Switch Parties On January 2?

    01/01/2004 12:58:24 AM PST · by Recovering_Democrat · 26 replies · 226+ views
    1/1/04 | Recovering_Democrat
    Washington DC--Representative Christopher Shays, who was knocking his knees over the prospect of celebrating on New Years Eve 2003 in Times Square, may switch parties on the first full business day of 2004."We're looking at a number of options. Since the President has taken terrorism head on and Congressman Shays is prepared to roll over and let the terrorists win, we think the Republican Party might be a bit too war-mongering," said Shays spokesperson Justin Case, "We don't believe the Democrat Party is appropriate, either, since they at least give lip service to protecting America." Comments from the Congressman himself...