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  • Who is "USAPoliticsNow" ?

    03/26/2017 9:59:56 AM PDT · by ptsal · 25 replies
    usapoliticsnow ^ | 03-26-2016 | vanity
    Flashy headlines, but is there any "there" there? Who runs this site? Is it fake news?
  • New York Times January Wiretapping Headline Goes Viral

    03/07/2017 10:04:11 AM PST · by PJ-Comix · 104 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | March 7, 2017 | P.J. Gladnick
    You have probably seen the image below of the New York Times January 20 headline. It has gone viral on web and renders absurd the current denials by the Times and much of the rest of the mainstream media that there was no wiretapping of the Donald Trump campaign by the Obama administration. No, there won't be a document out there signed by former President Obama that says something like "I hereby authorize the wiretapping of the Trump campaign." There doesn't need to be. The headline and its January 19 article makes very clear that the previous administration did secretly...
  • Best Headline Ever!

    11/09/2016 4:51:28 AM PST · by NYAmerican · 46 replies
    The Daily Mail ^ | 11/9/16 | Daily Mail
    Revenge of the Deplorables: The most extraordinary Presidential campaign in modern history ends in utter humiliation for Hillary, the pollsters, and the elites of business, media and show business as the voters America forgot sweep Donald to a stunning victory.
  • Outrage Building as CNN Associates Black Voters with Felons

    08/21/2016 9:11:16 AM PDT · by wrrock · 27 replies
    butasforme ^ | 8/21/16 | butasforme
    Hashtag #racistcnn is trending on Twitter as people express outrage over headline associating black voters with felons.
  • Newt Gingrich: White Americans ‘Don’t Understand Being Black in America’

    07/08/2016 9:53:41 AM PDT · by Cecily · 323 replies
    Never let it be said that Newt Gingrich is predictable. As the political world waits to see if the former Georgia congressman and U.S. House speaker gets tapped to be Donald Trump’s running mate, Gingrich teamed up with his former Crossfire partner Van Jones to discuss this week’s shootings in Dallas, Baton Rouge and Minnesota. Speaking on Facebook Live, Gingrich was his typically direct self. But, in this age of polarized politics, whether it be of the electoral or racial variety, Gingrich’s comments were also remarkable. Here is the key quote: “It took me a long time, and a number...
  • White septuagenarian 'pay to play' cop shoots dead unarmed black suspect

    04/13/2015 12:41:00 PM PDT · by Responsibility2nd · 47 replies
    Telegraph ^ | 04/13/2015 | Nick Allen
    In America's latest police shooting white millionaire volunteer Bob Bates, 73, says he shot dead black suspect Eric Harris after accidentally using his gun instead of a Taser A white septuagenarian police reservist who gunned down an unarmed black suspect has been cleared of wrongdoing by his force in the latest fatal shooting to shock America. Bob Bates, 73, a millionaire insurance executive, was accused by the victim's family of being a "pay to play cop" who was allowed to go along on police operations after he donated equipment, including cars and guns, to the Tulsa County Sheriff's Department in...
  • Autopsy: University of Arizona killed in fall while climbing tower on dormitory roof was drunk

    05/14/2014 12:49:42 PM PDT · by Responsibility2nd · 45 replies
    Fox News ^ | 05/14/2014
    TUCSON, Ariz. – An autopsy has determined that a University of Arizona student from California was drunk when he fell to his death April 4 while climbing a rooftop tower. The Arizona Daily Star (http://ow.ly/wQ0s6 ) reports that 19-year-old Michael Evan Anderson of Mission Viejo had a blood alcohol level of more than twice the .08 legal limit for drivers. His death was ruled accidental.
  • Taxation without representation is alive and well

    12/04/2013 5:18:59 AM PST · by IbJensen · 5 replies
    Dayton City Paper ^ | August 20, 2013 | Mark Luedtke
    America’s Founding Fathers fought a war to put an end to England’s taxation of the American colonies without allowing the colonists representation in the English Parliament. Today, Americans gleefully tax others without representation. In a practically secret election on Aug. 6, Butler Township residents created two new Joint Economic Development Districts (JEDDs) to tax non-residents. Why raise taxes on yourself when you can vote to raise them on people who can’t vote to stop you?The Dayton Daily News reported, “The business district passed 1,158 to 616 with a total vote of 1,774 and the hotel district passed 1,159 to 611...
  • Politico Publishes False Headline About Rush Ratings

    05/23/2012 6:39:52 PM PDT · by Nachum · 19 replies
    Big Journalism ^ | 5/23/12 | John Nolte
    Monday, Politico's "media analyst" Dylan Byers's posted what at first glance looked like bad news for radio talk show giant Rush Limbaugh, who has been the target of a boycott after apologizing for comments he made about about pay-for-my-birth-control crusader Sandra Fluke. Byer's headline reads: "Limbaugh takes post-Fluke ratings hit." According to Paul Bond's reporting at the Hollywood Reporter, there's only one problem with Byers' headline: it isn't true. Byers: Rush Limbaugh took a significant ratings hit in some key radio markets last month in the wake of the Sandra Fluke controversy.
  • Gingrich Turns Fire on Santorum

    01/06/2012 12:10:52 PM PST · by BarnacleCenturion · 70 replies
    thehill.com ^ | 01/06/12 | staff
    Just days after praising his rival GOP presidential candidate, Newt Gingrich took aim at Rick Santorum’s congressional record and said he would be considered the “junior partner” in a match-up between the two Republican hopefuls. “If you think of us as partners, he would clearly in historical experience have been the junior partner,” Gingrich said Thursday on the campaign trail. “He’s not a bad person, I want to be clear about this, but I don’t know that he has any track record of being able to organize a large-scale campaign.”
  • The Power of Drudge amazes me...

    09/15/2011 3:18:16 PM PDT · by dynamitehack · 23 replies
    Associated Press ^ | 9/15/2011 | DARLENE SUPERVILLE
    Original (thanks Google cache!)the revision...
  • Belgium, France, Italy, Spain Overrule European Regulator, To Impose Standalone Short-Selling Bans

    08/11/2011 4:34:00 PM PDT · by tcrlaf · 3 replies
    Zero Hedge ^ | 8-11-11 | Tyler Durden
    Stop the presses. Barely did we have time to report that European regulators failed to impose a coordinated short selling ban, that Bloomberg reports that the countries most impact by the market plunge are about to impose standalone short-selling bans. These are Belgium, Italy, Spain and France. In other words, it really is on and the 2008 Lehman PTSD flashbacks may now resume. Until we get a headline that says it isn't. The rescue of the Borsa Italian is now more schizophrenic than that of Greece. As a reminder, in the previous post the FT quoted Abraham Lioui, a professor...
  • Supporters of Wisconsin anti-union bill hold rally

    03/06/2011 5:24:10 PM PST · by AlaskaErik · 3 replies
    AP via Yahoo News ^ | MARCH 6, 2011 | SCOTT BAUER,
    Cannot excerpt AP
  • Top Republicans Headline Today's CPAC

    02/12/2011 9:29:29 PM PST · by Nachum · 12 replies
    cspan.org ^ | 2/12/11
    The Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) moves onto day two where high profile politicians and possible 2012 presidential hopefuls gather to discuss the conservative political agenda. This evening, the group will hear from Governor Mitch Daniels (R-IN), who will speak during a banquet paying tribute to former President Ronald Reagan. Earlier, while speaking before attendees, Former Governor Mitt Romney (R-MA) called Pres. Obama “weak” saying he failed on the economy and his foreign policy. Romney says the unemployment rate is Obama’s “inconvenient truth.”
  • Dead teen told Tampa police in November that her mother abused her (Actual Headline)

    01/31/2011 9:35:20 AM PST · by Responsibility2nd · 61 replies
    tampabay.com ^ | 01/31/2011 | Jessica Vander Velde
    TAMPA — Julie Schenecker was suspected of abusing her teenage daughter just three months before police say she shot her children to death, according to a police report released Monday. The case was closed about two months later after police determined Schenecker had hit Caylx, 16, for "back talking" and the girl didn't receive any injuries, the Tampa police report states.
  • ‘Thousands of Louisianans are going to be out of work because the president wanted a get-tough....'

    06/10/2010 7:50:04 AM PDT · by Nachum · 75 replies · 681+ views
    washington examiner ^ | 6/10/10 | David Freddoso
    Interior Secretary Ken Salazar lied in order to give political cover for Obama administration’s arbitrary six-month moratorium on deep-water oil drilling. The Wall Street Journal breaks the news on its editorial page: In the wake of the oil spill, President Obama asked Interior Secretary Ken Salazar to produce a report on new drilling safety recommendations. Then on May 27 Mr. Obama announced a six-month deep water drilling ban, justifying it on the basis of Mr. Salazar’s report, a top recommendation of which was the moratorium. To lend an air of technical authority, the report noted: “The recommendations contained in this...
  • Headline - 'Conclusion: Sarah Palin Speaks Like A Toddler'

    04/07/2010 11:11:06 AM PDT · by Nachum · 39 replies · 1,027+ views
    Newsbusters ^ | 4/7/10 | Noel Sheppard (
    "Conclusion: Sarah Palin Speaks Like A Toddler." Such is the title of a Mediaite piece published Tuesday which badly cherry-picked a rather comprehensive analysis of the former Alaska governor's speech patterns. To make her demeaning point about Palin, author Glynnis MacNicol offered her readers a grand total of six sentences from John McWhorter's 2500-word piece published at The New Republic.
  • Satire Headlines March 15-31

    04/01/2010 5:12:06 PM PDT · by The Looking Spoon · 102+ views
    The Looking Spoon ^ | 4-1-10 | Jared H. McAndersen
    On Twitter/Facebook/Myspace I blast out 1-2 satire headlines everyday and collect them for my headlines archive at the middle and end of every month. Below are a couple of examples of the latest update DEMS SUPPORTING OBAMACARE BECOME UNDECIDED WHEN THEY REALIZE THE PROCEDURE IS "DEEM AND PASS" NOT "DEMON PASS" - March 19 OBAMA DELIVERS ULTIMATUM TO KARZAI TO STOP AFGHAN CORRUPTION OR ACCEPT A POSITION IN HIS ADMINISTRATION - March 29 View all the headlines from this March 15-31 update here. The Looking Spoon is a conservative humor/satire/art/commentary blog, visit www.thelookingspoon.com to see more posts and art
  • Turning Natural Gas Green (Which Reminds Me...)

    05/04/2009 12:26:35 PM PDT · by Reaganesque · 18 replies · 817+ views
    MIT Technology Review ^ | 05/04/09 | Tyler Hamilton
    Coal may be the dirty man of the energy world, but it isn't the only fossil fuel trying to clean up its act. A Canadian startup says that it has developed a way to strip carbon out of methane, resulting in hydrogen-enriched natural gas that burns cleaner and more efficiently. Atlantic Hydrogen, based in the Canadian province of New Brunswick, is betting that its "greener" natural gas will appeal to utilities and industrial customers looking to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions under an impending cap-and-trade regime. But an added financial benefit would come from the powdery carbon black that's extracted from the...
  • Cop makes arrest in bathroom after smelling crack

    02/26/2009 6:49:23 AM PST · by mnehring · 40 replies · 1,360+ views
    ELKTON, Md. (AP) -- The Cecil County Sheriff's Office said a deputy about to take a bathroom break at a gas station smelled crack cocaine and made a quick arrest. Police spokesman Lt. Bernard Chiominto said Deputy John Lines was waiting to use the bathroom Friday at a Wawa convenience store when he smelled crack cocaine from outside the bathroom.