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  • While Geraldo Rivera's on an extended trip to Spain - the "refugee" crisis calls his name

    07/09/2014 11:29:27 AM PDT · by Cincinatus' Wife · 17 replies
    July 9, 2014
    The missing in action Geraldo Rivera is stricking! (Rush made me think of this when he asked what would the reaction be if the media/politicians/etc were denied access to the Katrina victims and the Superdome). Rivera is on a long overseas trip Maybe I've missed something. Has O'Reilly interviewed him? When was Geraldo Rivera reluctant to get in front of the camera and give his opinion? What gives? Geraldo melting down (crying) over the little babies!! "I don't know man, let them out of here, let them walk out of here - you have thousands and thousands of people in...
  • And again: Hamas leadership hiding in basement of Shifa Hospital

    07/09/2014 9:24:05 AM PDT · by Nachum · 12 replies
    Israel Matzav ^ | 7/9/14 | Carl in Jerusalem
    As in 2009, Hamas is using Shifa Hospital to hide its leadership, and as in 2012, it is using the hospital as part of its war effort (link in Hebrew) (Hat Tip: Shaul). This one is only three short paragraphs, so I will translate it and then ask a question. A journalist source who is close to security sources in the Middle East says 'Hamas' leadership is taking advantage of the underground structures underneath the Shifa Central Hospital in Gaza as a hideout for commanders and Hamas leaders to protect them against attack by the Israel Air Force. "In...
  • Video “I don’t know that hiding something from Congress is illegal”

    05/19/2013 10:18:56 AM PDT · by Nachum · 25 replies
    Hot Air ^ | 5/19/13 | Jazz Shaw
    For regular viewers of TV talking heads, Eleanor Clift is no stranger. She’s been making the rounds for years, currently working for Newsweek / Daily Beast, and is a regular feature on The McLaughlin Group. It was on the latter program where today’s feature video unfolded, with the venerable Ms. Clift once again tangling with Rich Lowry. In this episode, the subject of the IRS investigation is once again on the table, and Clift has the clarity to cut to the heart of the matter. Her argument boils down what surely seems like a clear cut case of, “move along....
  • Hiding a gun: The rules of three

    03/02/2013 2:15:25 PM PST · by LibWhacker · 72 replies
    Backwoods Home Magazine ^ | March/April 2013 | Claire Wolfe
    My friend Jack pulled the car into a grassy clearing. We donned rubber boots, fetched a metal detector and digging tools from the trunk, and headed off along a game trail. Our mission: To dig up and test fire a pistol Jack had buried years ago. The trail disappeared into a wetland, which Jack crossed with confidence. The muddy water was only about six inches deep where he walked, but I couldn't see the bottom so I waded gingerly after him. It was at this point I discovered that my borrowed waterproof boots — weren't. I squished along after Jack....
  • Hiding From God...Genesis 3 pt 6

    And they heard the voice of the LORD God walking in the garden in the cool of the day: and Adam and his wife hid themselves from the presence of the LORD God amongst the trees of the garden. And the LORD God called unto Adam, and said unto him, Where art thou? And he said, I heard thy voice in the garden, and I was afraid, because I was naked; and I hid myself.(Genesis 3:8-10)In the moments following the transgression, to their horror, Adam and Eve experience the ever increasing ramifications of sin. Sin is death. It is death...
  • Pelosi filing shows financial disclosure loophole

    10/12/2011 3:14:49 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 8 replies · 1+ views
    Yahoo ^ | 10/12/11 | Larry Margasak - ap
    WASHINGTON (AP) — A real estate investment by House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi's husband went undisclosed for years and has opened a window into a loophole that allows House members to avoid specifying some of their financial assets. In 2010 and 2011, Pelosi voluntarily reported the Sacramento, Calif., land investment as an asset of her multimillionaire husband, Paul. She had not reported the investment for about 10 years previously because it was held by an S corporation her husband had set up, said Nadeam Elshami, a spokesman for the California congresswoman. Under House financial disclosure rules, lawmakers are not obligated...
  • Romney May Be Cutting Losses in South Carolina 'Snub'

    08/25/2011 12:28:02 PM PDT · by Cincinatus' Wife · 16 replies
    U.S. News ^ | August 25, 2011 | By Jessica Rettig
    GOP presidential contender Mitt Romney may already be cutting his losses in advance of the 2012 primary season. The Washington Post reported Thursday that the former Massachusetts governor won't be attending a South Carolina campaign event hosted by Sen. Jim DeMint, a top figure in the Tea Party movement and one of the most conservative members of Congress. According to the Post: "An aide to Romney, who has been dethroned as the GOP presidential nomination front-runner in recent polls by Texas Gov. Rick Perry, said the former Massachusetts governor will spend time in New Hampshire instead but is not ignoring...
  • What is Sudan hiding about the air strike it blamed on Israel?

    04/06/2011 9:35:01 PM PDT · by Nachum · 4 replies
    Haaretz ^ | 6/6/11 | Amos Harel & Avi Issacharoff
    Sudan accused Israel yesterday of launching a missile strike on its territory on Tuesday - an attack that demolished a car and killed its two passengers. Israel did not comment on the attack or the accusations. (Snip) Israeli defense officials have accused Sudan of enabling Iran to smuggle arms through its territory in convoys, via Egypt, to the Gaza Strip. Sudanese officials describe the attack as being targeted against a specific person. But sending an aerial force to such a remote destination to kill one lone militant appears to be unusual.
  • Calls Show Abortion Centers Hiding Statutory Rape, Skirting Law

    03/02/2011 9:39:28 AM PST · by julieee · 3 replies
    LifeNews.com ^ | March 2, 2011 | Steven Ertelt
    Calls Show Abortion Centers Hiding Statutory Rape, Skirting Law Austin, TX -- Yesterday, a pro-life group revealed new information about a months-long undercover investigation of several abortion businesses in Texas that were found to have illegally dumped patient records and medical waste. The probe also found abortion centers hiding cases of statutory rape and skirting parental involvement laws. http://www.lifenews.com/2011/03/02/calls-show-abortion-centers-hiding-statutory-rape-skirting-law/
  • Senate Democrats plan to boycott Thursday vote on Walker's budget plan (hiding)

    02/17/2011 10:17:17 AM PST · by milwguy · 26 replies
    jsonline ^ | 2/17/2011 | jason stein
    Law enforcement are now searching for Democratic senators boycotting a Senate vote on Gov. Scott Walker's budget-repair plan Thursday in an attempt to bring the lawmakers to the floor to allow Republicans to move forward on the bill. Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald (R-Juneau) said that Democrats were "not showing up for work" and that police were searching for them to bring them to the floor. He said the last time such an action had happened was in the 1990s and said he was not sure how much authority law enforcement officials would have to compel Democrats to show up....
  • Ancient Virus Found Hiding Out in Finch Genome

    10/02/2010 11:21:25 AM PDT · by neverdem · 25 replies · 1+ views
    ScienceNOW ^ | 28 September 2010 | Cassandra Willyard
    Enlarge Image Buried gem. Researchers have uncovered "fossil virus" inside the zebra finch genome. Credit: Peripitus/Wikimedia The hepatitis B virus and its ilk have been around for a long, long time. A newly uncovered "viral fossil" buried deep in the genome of the zebra finch indicates that the hepatitis B family of viruses—known as hepadnaviruses—originated at least 19 million years ago. Together with recent findings on other viruses, the work suggests that all viruses may be much older than thought. No one knows exactly where or when viruses originated. They don't leave fossils, so scientists have begun scouring the...
  • Taliban commander found hiding in oven

    09/16/2010 3:37:19 PM PDT · by Nachum · 33 replies
    CNN ^ | 9/16/10 | Staff
    For the second time in less than a month, security forces hunting for Taliban commanders found one hiding inside an oven, officials said Thursday. In the latest incident Tuesday, a sub-commander allegedly responsible for attacks in three districts was found hiding in a floor oven of a compound when Afghan and coalition forces raided the location in Logar province in eastern Afghanistan. On August 31, NATO-led troops found another sub-commander hiding in an oven, breathing through a tube,(Snip) The militant had allegedly returned from Pakistan recently where he trained new recruits to make bombs.
  • Obama in the Bunker

    06/14/2010 3:25:36 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 23 replies · 1,010+ views
    Townhall.com ^ | June 14, 2010 | Rich Galen
    The Obama White House is in full bunker mode. Don't believe me? Here's the definition of "bunker mentality from the Merriam-Webster Dictionary of Allusions: In politics, a "bunker mentality" is an embattled frame of mind, often accompanied by an aggrieved sense of being unfairly under attack. The term is most often applied to American Presidents who suffer political reverses and assume a surly, defensive posture - all critics are enemies; if you're not for us you're against us; etc. Sound familiar? How about last week when the President went on the Today show and - no, I'm not going to...
  • Let’s ask and do tell…IS OBAMA GAY?

    05/28/2010 5:18:45 PM PDT · by this is my country · 146 replies · 5,733+ views
    The Jag Hunter ^ | May 27, 2010 | Wayne Madsen
    May 24, 2010 – SPECIAL REPORT from WAYNE MADSEN. Obama and Emanuel: Members of same gay bath house in Chicago President Obama and his chief of staff Rahm Emanuel are lifetime members of the same gay bath house in uptown Chicago, according to informed sources in Chicago’s gay community, as well as veteran political sources in the city. The bath house, Man’s Country, caters to older white men and it has been in business for some 30 years and is known as one of uptown Chicago’s “grand old bathhouses.” WMR was told by sources who are familiar with the bath...
  • Alien wearing 'I'm hiding from the cops' T-shirt arrested on molestation charge

    05/20/2010 12:42:33 PM PDT · by Mount Athos · 35 replies · 1,334+ views
    Alabama Press-Register ^ | May 20, 2010 | Cherie Ward
    An illegal immigrant was wearing an "I'm hiding from the cops" shirt when he was arrested on child molestation charges, authorities said today William Velasquez Castillo, 27, was arrested by U.S. Marshals in Lucedale late Wednesday evening, Jackson County Sheriff Mike Byrd said. Investigators have been searching for Castillo since April 3 when a 10-year-old girl told investigators he molested her in a vehicle in Ocean Springs, Byrd said. Castillo's last known residence was on Derry Street in Ocean Springs, the sheriff added. A warrant was issued for Castillo on April 23 and detectives believe he fled the area shortly...
  • Marines Send Taliban Into Hiding

    12/14/2009 5:47:10 PM PST · by SandRat · 3 replies · 485+ views
    American Forces Press Service ^ | Cpl. Zachary Nola, USMC
    HELMAND PROVINCE, Afghanistan, Dec. 14, 2009 – When the Marines and sailors of Lima Company, 3rd Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, came to the Now Zad region in Afghanistan, the message they received from outgoing units was simple: Beware of the village of Changwalak. Marines patrol an orchard in Changwalok, Afghanistan, during Operation Cobra's Anger, Dec. 6, 2009. The patrol was tasked with removing Taliban presence from the village and supporting the presence of Afghan national security forces. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Zachary Nola   (Click photo for screen-resolution image);high-resolution image available. “[The outgoing units] wouldn't ever go to Changwalak,"...
  • Sources: UN watchdog hiding evidence of Iran nukes program

    08/18/2009 9:02:01 PM PDT · by Nachum · 2 replies · 300+ views
    HaAretz ^ | 8/18/09 | Barak Ravid,
    The world's nuclear weapons watchdog is hiding data on Iran's drive to obtain nuclear arms, senior Western diplomats and Israeli officials told Haaretz. The officials and diplomats said that the International Atomic Energy Agency under Director General Mohamed ElBaradei was refraining from publishing evidence obtained by its inspectors over the past few months that indicate Iran was pursuing information about weaponization efforts and a military nuclear program. ElBaradei, who will soon vacate his post, has said that the
  • Officials Get Tapes of AZ Planned Parenthood Hiding Rape

    02/11/2009 9:53:22 AM PST · by julieee · 3 replies · 451+ views
    LifeNews.com ^ | February 11, 2009 | Steven Ertelt
    Tucson, AZ -- The activist who recorded tapes of staff members at a Planned Parenthood abortion center in Arizona covering up a potential case of statutory rape have been turned over to local officials. Meanwhile, the abortion business is coming under fire for not apologizing or admitting any wrongdoing in the case.
  • Terrorists: Yes, Our Official Website Is Hosted in the U.S., so What?

    11/27/2008 11:36:06 AM PST · by robo_tek · 5 replies · 552+ views
    The Jawa Report ^ | November 27, 2008 | robo_tek
    Our friends at the NEFA foundation have released a translation of a communique from the "Shebaab al-Mujahideen Movement in Somalia" condemning al Jazeera for passing along false information that they condemned piracy off the coast of Somalia. The message from the Shabaab stops short of supporting piracy, but it goes to great lengths in saying that the official position of the al Qaeda affiliated group is that they have not condemned the hijacking of a Saudi oil tanker, which kind of speaks for itself, doesn't it?
  • No Questions, Please. We'll Tell You What You Need To Know.

    09/04/2008 7:25:42 PM PDT · by steve-b · 24 replies · 245+ views
    Time ^ | 9/4/08 | Jay Carney
    According to Nicole Wallace of the McCain campaign, the American people don't care whether Sarah Palin can answer specific questions about foreign and domestic policy. According to Wallace -- in an appearance I did with her this morning on Joe Scarborough's show -- the American people will learn all they need to know (and all they deserve to know) from Palin's scripted speeches and choreographed appearances on the campaign trail and in campaign ads....
  • Report: Dr. Wafa Sultan in Hiding

    03/30/2008 11:12:03 PM PDT · by Nachum · 8 replies · 451+ views
    Arutz 7 ^ | March 31, '08 | staff
    (IsraelNN.com) Dr. Wafa Sultan has been forced to go into hiding with her family following a fatwa (religious edict) from an Islamic scholar, according to Omedia. Sultan faces the fatwa following a recent debate on Al-Jazeera in which she challenged Egyptian Islamist Talat Rheim over Dutch cartoons of Mohammed, who Muslims revere as a prophet. Sultan argued that Denmark had the right to print the cartoons. Sultan joins a growing list of public critics of radical Islam facing death threats. Her supporters have asked the American public to join them in writing to the embassy of Qatar, the country which...
  • Where's Reverend Wright?

    03/22/2008 8:59:17 PM PDT · by Fox_Mulder77 · 20 replies · 668+ views
    3-22-2008 | Me
    I've heard Reverend Wright went to Africa. I found it interesting that there was a big event going on in Uganda over the past week: the Gaddafi National Mosque opened and quite a few tyrants attended the event. There was also an Afro/Arab youth summit taking place at the mosque that gathered over 6,000 delegates from middle eastern nations. Gaddafi gave a few crazy speeches while he was there. I wonder if Wright attended?? Here are a few links describing what went on in Uganda: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/7305641.stm http://allafrica.com/stories/200803210005.html http://en.ljbc.net/online/news_details.php?id=2863
  • Danish editorial cartoonist in hiding

    03/01/2008 5:57:09 PM PST · by secretagent · 64 replies · 309+ views
    NewsDaily ^ | Feb. 29 | UPI
    The Danish cartoonist who drew Mohammed with a bomb in his turban has been on the move since an alleged plot to kill him was uncovered last year. Kurt Westergaard told the German magazine Der Spiegel that the arrest of three alleged assassins was a "great shock." Since then, he and his wife have changed locations at irregular intervals, staying with children, in vacation homes and for three weeks at a luxury hotel in Arhus. They were evicted after the management decided the couple was putting other guests at risk. The original drawing of the cartoon is in a safe...
  • Al-Qaeda, Taliban chiefs hiding in Pakistan: US official

    02/08/2008 6:23:04 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 48 replies · 290+ views
    AFP on Yahoo ^ | 2/8/08 | P. Parameswaran
    WASHINGTON (AFP) - Al-Qaeda and Taliban leaders Osama bin Laden and Mullah Mohammad Omar and their top commanders are hiding in Pakistan, posing a "huge challenge" to the security of the country and neighboring Afghanistan, a senior US administration official said Friday. "There is no question that the iconic leaders of Al-Qaeda -- (Ayman al-) Zawahiri, bin Laden ... are in the tribal areas of Pakistan," the official said at a media briefing. "We believe that the Taliban's shura (consultation) council leaders led by Mullah Omar reside in Quetta in Pakistan," he said, referring to the capital of rugged Baluchistan...
  • CA: Murrieta fugitive back after hiding in Mexico (2005 murder of an Army National Guardsman)

    06/01/2007 9:54:39 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 4 replies · 529+ views
    Riverside Press-Enterprise ^ | 6/1/07 | Tammy McCoy
    The man wanted in the 2005 shooting death of an Army National Guardsman in Murrieta returned to California today after nearly two years hiding in Mexico. Fabian Cayetano Urrea, a 21-year-old Mead Valley man, arrived about 2 p.m. at Murrieta Police Department for questioning and booking on a murder charge for the June 2005 shooting death of Jorge Estrada. The nearly one-and-a-half year hunt for Urrea ended in January, when authorities in Culiacán, Mexico, arrested Urrea at a motorcycle shop at which he worked. "Justice has been delayed, but the victim, a brave American hero, and his family have not...
  • Al-Qaeda plan to destroy girls’ school in Tarmiyah thwarted

    05/05/2007 3:06:01 PM PDT · by SandRat · 12 replies · 501+ views
    Multi-National Force - Iraq ^ | Spc. Carl N. Hudson
    CAMP TAJI — Coalition forces thwarted an al-Qaeda plot to destroy the Huda Girls’ School in Tarmiyah, said U.S. military officials Thursday. As reconstruction efforts for school systems in Iraq continued, al-Qaeda extremists targeted the Huda Girls’ School in Tarmiyah twice in the past month using improvised explosive devices and building explosives into the school house. "[It was a] sophisticated and premeditated attempt to inflict massive casualties on our most innocent victims," said U.S. Army Maj. Gen. William B. Caldwell IV, the Multi-National Force-Iraq spokesman. Recently, the al-Qaeda plan to destroy the school was disrupted when Soldiers of 2nd “Stallion”...
  • N. Korea's Kim Jong Il tours stock farm(the troll emerges after 40-day hiding)

    08/13/2006 4:53:51 PM PDT · by TigerLikesRooster · 20 replies · 501+ views
    Kyodo News ^ | 08/13/06
    Sunday August 13, 8:09 PM N. Korea's Kim Jong Il tours stock farm (Kyodo) _ North Korea's reclusive leader Kim Jong Il made recently what many believe is his first public appearance since North Korea was condemned for a series of missile tests in early July. The Korean Central News Agency reported Sunday that Kim visited a stock-breeding center attached to the Korean People's Army Unit 757 and examined the rabbit-breeding and other facilities. "He went round various places of the farm, including rabbit hutches and food-preparing rooms built in a peculiar style to acquaint himself in detail with breeding...
  • Bin Laden son Saad hiding in Iran, not Syria

    08/13/2006 11:52:03 AM PDT · by LibWhacker · 2 replies · 820+ views
    Tehran, Aug. 13: One of Osama bin Laden’s sons, Saad, together with a number of top Al Qaeda commanders, including Seif al Adel, are hiding in Iran and are not in Syria as reported by several Western papers this week, a well informed source said. The source, a top Iranian intelligence official until a few months ago, said Al Qaeda and members of Iran’s powerful Revolutionary Guard, the Pasdaran, are negotiating coordinated actions against the United States and Israel. The Al Qaeda members had been living for the past four years in a neighbourhood in northern Tehran under the surveillance...
  • N. Korea: Kim Jong-il Gone Underground Again?(no sign of him on dad's memorial day)

    07/08/2006 10:31:19 PM PDT · by TigerLikesRooster · 19 replies · 974+ views
    Yonhap News (via Naver.com) ^ | 07/09/06 | Moon Sung-kyu
    /begin my summaryN. Korea: Kim Jong-il Going Underground Again? [Yonhapnews 2006-07-09] N. Korean media failed to report if Kim Jong-il showed up and paid respect at the 12th anniversary of Kim Il-sung's death. (Seoul=Yonhap News) Moon Sung-kyu = Did Kim Jong-il pay respect to his father, the late President Kim Il-sung at Kumsusan Memorial Palace on 12th anniversary of his father's death? N. Korean media reported on July 8th that top leadership of party, cabinet, and military, led by Kim Young-nam, the Chairman of Supreme People's Assembly, showed up at the Kumsusan Memorial Palace, but Kim Jong-il was not on the list of visitors. No news on his...
  • Paparazzo Arrested for Hiding Near Daycare

    06/23/2006 11:36:07 AM PDT · by freepatriot32 · 17 replies · 605+ views
    http://apnews1.iwon.com ^ | 6 23 06 | associated press
    MALIBU, Calif. (AP) - A paparazzo was arrested Thursday after he was discovered hiding in bushes outside a daycare center attended by Angelina Jolie's adopted son, authorities said. Photographer Clint Brewer, 25, was trying to take pictures of 4-year-old Maddox Jolie-Pitt, according to Cindy Guagenti, a publicist for Jolie's partner, Brad Pitt. Brewer was detained by security shortly before 11 a.m. and the property's owner made a citizen's arrest, said sheriff's Lt. Crystal Miranda. Deputies arrested Brewer on suspicion of trespassing and he was later released on $1,000 bail, officials said. Jolie, Pitt and their children returned to Malibu two...
  • U.S. weighs shootdown of N. Korea missile

    06/20/2006 3:45:35 PM PDT · by Momaw Nadon · 104 replies · 3,967+ views
    AP via Yahoo! ^ | Tuesday, June 20, 2006 | ROBERT BURNS
    WASHINGTON - The Bush administration is weighing responses to a possible North Korean missile test that include attempting to shoot it down in flight over the Pacific, defense officials told The Associated Press on Tuesday. Because North Korea has made it a practice not to announce its missile tests in advance, U.S. officials say they cannot be sure of the government's intentions. Under that circumstance, the Pentagon is considering the possibility that it might need to attempt an interception, two defense officials said. The officials agreed to discuss the matter only on condition of anonymity because of its political sensitivity....
  • Bush administration considering shooting down NKorean missile, officials say

    06/20/2006 4:39:31 PM PDT · by familyop · 62 replies · 3,363+ views
    WASHINGTON (AP) - The Bush administration is weighing responses to a possible North Korean missile test that include attempting to shoot it down in flight over the Pacific, defence officials said Tuesday. Because North Korea has made it a practice not to announce its missile tests in advance, U.S. officials say they cannot be sure of the government's intentions. Under that circumstance, the Pentagon is considering the possibility that it might need to attempt an interception, two defence officials told the Associated Press. The officials agreed to discuss the matter only on condition of anonymity because of its political sensitivity....
  • Iran Accused Of Hiding Secret Nuclear Weapons Site

    06/11/2006 5:27:56 PM PDT · by blam · 20 replies · 856+ views
    The Telegraph (UK) ^ | 6-12-2006 | Con Coughlin
    Iran accused of hiding secret nuclear weapons site By Con Coughlin, Defence and Security Editor (Filed: 12/06/2006) Fresh evidence has emerged that Iran is working on a secret military project to develop nuclear weapons that has not been declared to United Nations inspectors responsible for monitoring Iran’s nuclear programme. Nuclear experts working for the International Atomic Energy Agency in Vienna are pressing the Iranians to make a full disclosure about a network of research laboratories at a secret military base outside the capital Teheran. The project is codenamed Zirzamin 27, and its purpose is to enable the Iranians to undertake...
  • Woman Found Hiding Grenade Under Baby (discovered during West Bank arrest raid)

    10/22/2005 3:36:27 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 30 replies · 815+ views
    ap on Yahoo ^ | 10/22/05 | ALI DARAGHMEH - ap
    NABLUS, West Bank - A Palestinian woman was found Saturday hiding a hand grenade under her baby during a West Bank arrest raid, an Israeli army officer said. But the woman, Aziza Jawabra, said the grenade was in the pocket of her jacket and she did not know it was there. The grenade discovery was made while soldiers searched a house in the town of Assira a-Shimaliya, north of Nablus. Soldiers arrested five fugitives, including Jawabra's husband, Lt. Col. Arik Chen told The Associated Press. The troops also found 22 pounds of explosives hidden in a suitcase in the house,...
  • Breaking: 3 missing N.J. boys found dead inside car trunk.

    06/24/2005 4:26:12 PM PDT · by Howlin · 497 replies · 14,306+ views
    Fox News/MSNBC | June 24, 2005
    Breaking now...
  • Little Acorns and Mighty Oaks - (Navy vet, Mensa member challenges Kerry on military records!!

    06/12/2005 8:53:57 PM PDT · by CHARLITE · 79 replies · 2,722+ views
    INTELLECTUAL CONSERVATIVE.COM ^ | JUNE 9, 2005 | SAM SEWELL
    I contributed a little acorn to the 2004 election. I use the acorn metaphor because the outcome of what I did seemed to take on a life of its own and grew beyond any of my expectations. In fact the ripples continue to this day. A brief history of my experience begins in August of 2004. A friend sent me an email about John Kerry’s Navy experiences. I am a Navy veteran so I took a look at the issue. It soon became obvious to me that John Kerry was hiding something about his military experience, so I decided to...
  • Making Progress In Iraq - (Ollie North's latest report from Syrian border & Operation Matador)

    05/12/2005 10:12:28 PM PDT · by CHARLITE · 9 replies · 620+ views
    REDSTATES.ORG ^ | MAY 13, 2005 | COLONEL OLIVER NORTH
    WESTERN IRAQ -- "These Marines are great. America ought to be very proud of its Marines, soldiers, sailors and airmen; they're doing great work out here." So Marine Col. Stephen Davis, the commander of Regimental Combat Team 2 (RCT-2), told me once we had a chance to talk near al Qaim, Iraq. Davis is in charge of Operation Matador, an effort to bring law and order to the bulk of Iraq's vast, western al Anbar province, which makes up one-third of the country. What these Marines are doing now near the Syrian border is what they did months ago in...
  • TODAY'S THOUGHT

    04/29/2005 9:17:11 AM PDT · by Tumbleweed_Connection · 1 replies · 125+ views
    HOUR 9 ^ | 4/29/05
    A recent Reuters article focused on judicial nominees. The basis of the article was that the liberals had decided to possibly renominate selected nominees to be confirmed provided votes on other selected nominees were not allowed. In other words, we have always been the majority parity, ran Washington, deserve to control, and this is no different. Clinton nominated 9 judges after Bush had been seated but before he left office, this was this first and only time in history any outgoing president had attempted such. Bush withdrew all and later renominated one who was confirmed. Clinton’s confirmation percentage in his...
  • PLEASE! STOP POSTING SAME MESSAGE ON ALL BOARDS!

    08/16/2002 7:39:49 AM PDT · by Merchant Seaman · 715 replies · 30,137+ views
    Annoyed Reader
    The purpose of FreeRepublic.com's multiple message boards is to limit the topics for each board to particular topics. Posting the same message on all the boards defeats the purpose of multiple-boards for special topics. It is very annoying to see the same message on every bulletin board. PLEASE! DO THE READERS A FAVOR. STOP CROSS-POSTING YOUR MESSAGES!
  • Dayton says he was left off Iraq trip because of politics (or something)

    12/01/2004 5:36:25 PM PST · by Rakkasan1 · 51 replies · 3,175+ views
    MPLS Star & Sickle ^ | December 1, 2004 | Fred Frommer
    WASHINGTON -- Sen. Mark Dayton claimed Wednesday that Republicans left him off a fact-finding trip to Iraq because of partisan politics. Dayton, D-Minn., said he suspected he was left off the Senate Armed Services Committee trip either because Republicans were targeting him for defeat in 2006, or because of his opposition to the war in Iraq.
  • BIN LADEN'S DEAL

    10/31/2004 9:59:03 PM PST · by CHARLITE · 10 replies · 701+ views
    DON BENDELL.COM ^ | NOVEMBER 1, 2004 | DON BENDELL
    I have had reports Bin Laden made a deal with China and had been hiding in Turkestan with an agreement to wipe out anti-Beijing rebels in exchange for sanctuary. Have also heard US Special Forces and Pakistani special ops soldiers have been waiting at the border just waiting to pounce after diplomacy arranges an okay to strike across the border. The ten-car convoy was spotted by a couple of cruising Indian Air Force jet pilots, who went in for a closer look. Between October 17 and October 19, an Indian air force reconnaissance plane picked him up in the Tibet-Laddakh...
  • WHERE'S OSAMA?

    10/25/2004 2:01:22 PM PDT · by CHARLITE · 40 replies · 2,151+ views
    JEWISH WORLD REVIEW.COM ^ | OCTOBER 25, 2004 | JACK KELLY
    Is Osama bin Laden alive or dead? And if Osama is alive, where is he? "President Bush knows damn well that (bin Laden) has been dead for quite some time," said former Navy SEAL Matthew Heidt, echoing the sentiments of many in the special operations community. "(Bin Laden) has not been heard from since Tora Bora despite developments in the Global War on Terror that make it unthinkable for him to remain silent," Heidt said in his web log, "Froggy Ruminations." The last audiotape purportedly from bin Laden (but not authenticated) was issued on May 7th of this year. But...
  • Kerry heads west in vote hunt [Pres.:"...he can even run in camo - but he cannot hide"]

    10/22/2004 12:39:09 AM PDT · by familyop · 3 replies · 451+ views
    The Australian ^ | 22OCT04 | Stephen Collinson
    DEMOCRAT John Kerry today takes his quest for votes to the western states of Nevada and Colorado that polls show could be up for grabs in the US presidential contest, as incumbent rival George W. Bush stumps in three eastern battleground states. After addressing supporters in Milwaukee in the morning, Senator Kerry was to fly to Reno, Nevada, and Pueblo, Colorado, in hopes of energising minority voters, his core support base, ahead of the November 2 ballot. Mr Bush will campaign for a second day in Pennsylvania before moving on to Canton, Ohio and Saint Petersburg, Florida. Senator Kerry literally...
  • (Kerry) Still in Hiding (from the Media)

    09/05/2004 3:03:07 PM PDT · by visagoth · 27 replies · 4,311+ views
    Polipundit ^ | Sunday, September 05, 2004 | Polipundit
    It has now been one month and four days since John Kerry last answered questions from a real reporter. Can he go all the way to election day without telling us whether his "searing" memory of being in Cambodia is true? Or why every eyewitness disagrees with his claims of enemy fire during the incident he used to obtain his first Purple Heart? Or why his Silver Star mysteriously has a V for valor, in contradiction to Navy regulations? Or why he won't file form 180 and release his military records? Or why he won't make his journals, which form...
  • Report: Hamas leaders have left Damascus

    09/04/2004 8:50:09 PM PDT · by yonif · 30 replies · 1,108+ views
    Ynet Ticker ^ | 9/4/2004 | ArabYnet
    Translation from Hebrew to English by me Arab diplomatic sources in Amman claim that the leadership of Hamas in Damascus have left the city, because of the harshing of the Israeli words coming after the terror attack in Beer-Sheva. Among the terrorist leaders who live in Damascus is Haled Mashal, the head of the political office of the terrorist organization. The newspaper "A-Sherek Al-Oset" reports that a group of Hamas officials have moved to living in Beirut, under the sponsorship of Hizbullah officials, and another group has moved to Qatar. Syrian sources said in response that "there has not been...
  • In defense of my brother John

    08/28/2004 2:42:17 AM PDT · by Cincinatus' Wife · 73 replies · 2,208+ views
    The Boston Globe ^ | August 28, 2004 | Diana Kerry
    MY BROTHER, John Kerry, decided to volunteer to put his life on the line to serve his country in Vietnam. A lot of guys dodged service, but not my brother John. As Bill Clinton pointed out not long ago, when push came to shove, a lot of young men found other alternatives, but not my brother John. He volunteered for service and he went to Vietnam, and by every official US Navy account, he acquitted himself heroically. I watched my brother put his life on the line in service to our country as so many sisters and brothers, parents, and...
  • Former National Archives Employee Gives Info (Vanity)

    07/21/2004 10:18:43 AM PDT · by South Hawthorne · 58 replies · 2,708+ views
    Former NARA Employee | July 20, 2004 | Annon
    The classified reading room is on the 6th floor of the National Archives at College Park complex - the world's largest and most advanced archival facility in the world. The records vaults (each larger than most people's homes) for classified docs are also on that floor, as are the offices for the archivists and technicians who handle them. Employees can go up to that floor, but once there, everything is super-secured. You can't get out of the hall without the proper clearance and magnetic access badge that doubles as your ID badge. At the time, I had a Secret-level...
  • Cardinal offered sanctuary to admitted molester [Dallas Morning News - 2nd in a series]

    06/21/2004 7:44:57 AM PDT · by Salvation · 62 replies · 3,095+ views
    Dallas Morning News ^ | June 21, 2004 | BRENDAN M. CASE and BROOKS EGERTON
    Cardinal offered sanctuary to admitted molester Cardinal Oscar Rodríguez could be the next pope. He also recently sheltered an admitted child molester. 09:20 AM CDT on Monday, June 21, 2004 By BRENDAN M. CASE and BROOKS EGERTON / The Dallas Morning News TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras – A prominent candidate to succeed Pope John Paul II recently sheltered a priest who is an admitted child molester and now an international fugitive, The Dallas Morning News has learned. Cardinal Oscar Rodríguez, who heads the Archdiocese of Tegucigalpa, put the Rev. Enrique Vásquez to work in two remote parishes from last year until...
  • Why The Right Will Lose

    06/14/2004 10:05:59 PM PDT · by clerk · 28 replies · 289+ views
    FreeRepublic | 6/14/2004 | Lee Kent Hempfling
    Why the Right Will Lose Conservative (right) or Liberal (left) are the terms given to the two opposing factions of society today. Neither one is accurate. The difference between the two sides is actually one of emotion. The left sees nothing as binary, except those who disagree with nothing being binary. There is no right and there is no wrong. There are no absolutes. The right sees nothing but binary, including those who disagree. There is right and there is wrong and there are choices every step of the way. Absolute choices. The reason for the difference is one of...
  • Iraqi Police Capture Another 'Top 55' Former Regime Member

    02/15/2004 6:12:42 PM PST · by Calpernia · 14 replies · 359+ views
    American Forces Press Service ^ | Feb. 15, 2004 | Combined Joint Task Force 7
    Iraqi police captured another of the 55 most wanted members of Iraq's former regime today in Baghdad. The police force's emergency response unit arrested Muhammad Zimam abd al- Razzaq al-Sadun, No. 41 on the Iraqi "Top 55" most wanted list, at about 2 p.m. local time (6 a.m. EST) in a home in Baghdad's Saydea district. He was hiding in an upstairs room, a Combined Joint Task Force 7 news release reported. The arrest followed an Iraqi police investigation and a series of coordinated raids. A former Baath Party regional chairman, al-Sadun was turned over to coalition officials and is...