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  • Watch Mobama BUST A MOVE on iCARLY HERE (Michelle Obama Dancing)

    11/06/2011 7:45:05 PM PST · by RummyChick · 39 replies
    Holy shiz! Michelle Obama really knows how to SHAKE IT! Check out the first, just-released preview clip of the First Lady's guest appearance on iCARLY, which features her seriously breaking it down with star Miranda Cosgrove during the Random Dancing! segment of the show (above)! We are legitmately impressed, gurl, and will DEFINITELY be tuning in when this premieres! Weeeeeeerk!
  • Evil Clowns and Radical Ringmasters of the Anti-Capitalist Revolution in Denver

    11/04/2011 8:25:11 PM PDT · by ventanax5 · 3 replies
    We have all heard the Occupy Wall Street movement (OWS) described as a grassroots movement. We have been told that it just sprang up after Adbusters, a Canadian left-wing magazine, floated the idea on the internet. The Dominant Liberal Establishment Media (DLEM) has continued repeating this implausible propaganda line since September, despite emerging evidence that OWS has actually been orchestrated by a who’s who list of American radical extremists. It has become clear that Adbusters is just one of a host of leftist organizations, supported by the Tides Foundation and/or George Soros, that have been jointly planning the OWS movement...
  • Evil Clowns and Radical Ringmasters of the Anti-Capitalist Revolution in Denver

    11/04/2011 9:37:00 AM PDT · by ventanax5 · 10 replies
    What follows is a close look at the leftist lawfare campaign of uncivil agitation as it unfolded in Denver last week. Denver, like other cities that have Occupy manifestations, is faced by a core of protesters from anarchist groups, labor unions, and communist organizations, often obscuring their affiliations, mixed in with a mishmash of confused students, concerned citizen activists, children, and all sorts of evil clowns.
  • Sen. Hatch Seeks Answers from NLRB's Becker on SEIU Manual

    10/28/2011 9:42:05 AM PDT · by jazusamo · 2 replies
    National Legal & Policy Center ^ | October 27, 2011 | Carl Horowitz
    It's almost given that a Democratic member of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has at least some background as a union lawyer. Craig Becker, who long had been associate general counsel for the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) before obtaining a recess appointment to the board by President Obama in March 2010 following a Senate GOP filibuster, fits the pattern. But he also may have gone that extra mile, helping to prepare an SEIU manual on how to intimidate employers. Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, wants to know more. On September 12, Hatch wrote a letter to Becker asking...
  • #OccupyDayton Protester: ‘F*** The Military, F*** Your Flag, And F*** The Police’

    10/23/2011 6:55:04 PM PDT · by RobinMasters · 24 replies
    Brietbart TV ^ | OCTOBER 22, 2011
    <p>This “occupier” in Dayton, Ohio, is a typical lefty in his unfocused rage, his inarticulateness, and his hatred for everything that most people consider normal. The video was shot for Breitbart TV.</p> <p>I think that on balance, the “occupy” movement has been a good thing. It has given Americans a close-up look at modern liberalism. These degenerates are endorsed by Barack Obama and the Democratic Party. That tells you everything you need to know.</p>
  • Cheer-up, America! The Case for American Optimism

    10/21/2011 4:21:54 PM PDT · by Clintonfatigued · 15 replies
    American Thinker ^ | October 21, 2011 | Brad Lips
    Obama won the 2008 election by default, but believed he won with a mandate to implement progressive dreams. In pursuing an aggressively leftist agenda, he has done these United States a profound service; he has clarified the fundamental ideological battle at the heart of all politics -- statism vs. individualism -- and dramatized the results that flow from such statist public policies. As a result, the American people are angrier than ever with politicians of both parties. As I say, this is a very positive development. More Americans are focused on issues of Constitutional principle than ever before. They have...
  • Jackson Lee: Abortion A 'Needed Action'; Refers to Babies' Heartbeats As 'Sounds'

    10/17/2011 2:04:37 PM PDT · by IbJensen · 16 replies
    CNS News ^ | 10/17/2011 | Eric Scheiner
    (CNSNews.com) - During the House floor debate on the Protect Life Act last week, Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D- Texas) defended abortion as a “needed action” and referred to the heartbeat of a fetus as a “sound”. Voicing her opposition to the measure on Thursday, Jackson Lee referenced a previous Texas law, “Just as the courts ruled unconstitutional and upheld the provision of the Texas law that required a doctor to talk first to a woman seeking an abortion and to allow or force them both to listen, uh, to sounds that, uh, might discourage this needed action, this is...
  • The battle of Wall Street: Violence erupts as police clash with protesters

    10/14/2011 7:47:53 AM PDT · by Beckett08 · 21 replies
    Violence erupted on Wall Street this morning with hundreds of jubilant protesters clashing with police as they march - jumping over barriers, pushing over police scooters and blocking traffic. Fifteen protesters have already been arrested in New York today after they got into fights with police officers after a planned 'eviction' was postponed following a last-minute standoff with authorities. Park owners - backed by New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg - put off the scheduled clean-up.
  • Romney’s Foreign Policy: Bush/Obama Redux

    10/10/2011 2:04:50 PM PDT · by IbJensen · 5 replies
    The New American ^ | 10/10/2011 | Michael Tennant
    “When it comes to foreign policy, if you like George W. Bush and Barack Obama, you’ll love Mitt Romney.” That was the unspoken theme of a speech the former Massachusetts Governor and 2012 Republican presidential contender delivered Friday at the Citadel in Charleston, South Carolina. Inveighing against “crawl[ing] into an isolationist shell,” Romney offered instead a program of hyper-interventionism in which no problem anywhere in the world is too small or remote for Washington’s involvement. Romney pledged to “devote [himself] to an American Century” in which “America has the strongest economy and the strongest military in the world.” Romney issued...
  • Bank Protesters Arrested After Trying to Cash $673-billion Check

    10/06/2011 3:37:51 PM PDT · by Beckett08 · 45 replies
    KTLA ^ | 10/05/2011
    LOS ANGELES, Calif. (KTLA) -- Police converged on a crowd of protesters outside a downtown Bank of America branch. The participants in the protest organized by the Refund California campaign marched into the bank and tried to cash a check for $673 billion. It was an over-sized check made out to the "people of California," LAPD Lt. Paul Vernon said.
  • City Hall OK With ‘Occupy LA’? Mayor Hands Out Rain Ponchos To Protesters

    10/06/2011 9:30:42 AM PDT · by BenLurkin · 25 replies
    (CBS) ^ | October 6, 2011 9:04 AM | Jon Baird
    Protesters camped out on the lawn outside City Hall said Thursday that — rain or shine — Los Angeles officials are starting to show signs of support for the movement that has spawned demonstrations in multiple U.S. cities. An estimated 400 people are spending their sixth day on the streets of downtown voicing their frustration over the direction of the U.S. economy, jobs, and health care. The group now believes they may be able to stay on the lawn permanently and that sentiment in City Hall for their platform could be growing. At least one official is expressing support for...
  • Situation at Wall Street Appears to be denigrating. (police, pepper spray, arrests)

    10/05/2011 5:11:11 PM PDT · by Beckett08 · 203 replies
    Whiny messages on the side of the screen.
  • Occupy Wall Street: George Soros Understands Protesters’ Pain

    10/04/2011 8:55:56 AM PDT · by Beckett08 · 23 replies
    IB Times ^ | 10/04/2011
    Billionaire investor George Soros said he sympathizes with the protesters who have camped out near Wall Street in New York and inspired similar anti-corporate demonstrations in other major cities across the United S While announcing a $40-million aid pledge at the United Nations for rural African development, Soros told media that he understood the protesters’ rage over big government bailout for banks "Actually I can understand their [protesters] sentiment, frankly," he said. "And at the same time the decision not to inject capital into the banks, but to effectively relieve them of their bad assets and then allow them to...
  • Anonymous Threatens to Shut Down Wall Street (Leftists Gear up for October)

    10/04/2011 6:29:43 AM PDT · by Beckett08 · 132 replies
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  • Mayor Bloomberg predicts riots in the streets if economy doesn't create more jobs

    09/16/2011 10:00:14 AM PDT · by drpix · 11 replies
    nydailynews.com ^ | 09/16/11 | Erin Einhorn and Corky Siemaszko
    Bloomberg's unusually alarmist pronouncement came as President Obama has been pressuring reluctant Republicans to pass his proposed job creation plan.... ...Bloomberg gave Obama kudos for coming up with a jobs plan. "At least he's got some ideas on the table, whether you like those or not," he said. "Now everybody's got to sit down and say we're actually gonna do something and you have to do something on both the revenue and the expense side."
  • This Guy's Gonna Tell Him How to Create Jobs? [Introducing Allan Krueger]

    08/29/2011 4:07:44 PM PDT · by the invisib1e hand · 49 replies
    Princeton ^ | na | his Princeton webpage
    Alan B. Krueger Bendheim Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University He has published widely on the economics of education, unemployment, labor demand, income distribution, social insurance, labor market regulation, terrorism and environmental economics. Since 1987 he has held a joint appointment in the Economics Department and Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University. He is the founding Director of the Princeton University Survey Research Center. He is the author of What Makes A Terrorist: Economics and the Roots of Terrorism and Education Matters: A Selection of Essays on Education, and co-author of Myth and Measurement: The New Economics...
  • Policy Chart: Illinois Loses Most Jobs in the Nation

    08/23/2011 11:00:30 PM PDT · by Islander7 · 29 replies · 32+ views
    Illinois Policy Institute ^ | Aug 19, 2011 | Staff
    In a trend that continues to worsen, more Illinoisans found themselves unemployed in the month of July. Illinois lost more jobs during the month of July than any other state in the nation, according to the most recent Bureau of Labor Statistics report. After losing 7,200 jobs in June, Illinois lost an additional 24,900 non-farm payroll jobs in July. The report also said Illinois’s unemployment rate climbed to 9.5 percent. This marks the third consecutive month of increases in the unemployment rate. Illinois started to create jobs as the national economy began to recover. But just when Illinois’s economy seemed...
  • The Left Still Doesn’t Get the Tea Party, As Told Through the Stages of Death and Dying Part 2 of 2

    08/17/2011 7:32:21 AM PDT · by Starman417 · 6 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 08-17-11 | Brother Bob
    Part I of how the Left doesn't get the Tea Party here Stage 6 - AngerEven the Republican establishment has shown its distaste for the Tea Party, as seen in Barbara Bush's jab at Sarah Palin and Karl Rove's post-primary meltdown on Fox News after Christine O'Donnell defeated Mike Castle in the Delaware Republican primary. I do have to give some credit to the former first lady - it is rare to hear the political class showing such honesty of opinion when discussing a member of their own party. But she was looking in the wrong direction, more on...
  • email from leftist PFAW on GIANT Democrat win in WI (BARF ALERT)

    08/10/2011 11:59:34 AM PDT · by Gopher Broke · 32 replies
    Dear xxxxx, The political balance of power was decided last night by just a few thousand votes. We were just two thousand votes from a political earthquake, but the fact remains that we gained ground, they lost it. Republicans held on to their majority -- barely -- by cashing in on their massive corporate support and the unlimited dollars which flowed from that support in the post-Citizens United era. But we changed the game and seized momentum heading into the next battles. This David vs. Goliath fight, in which underdog progressives successfully took down two Goliaths and came incredibly close...
  • Leftist Protester Shouts ‘Sic Semper Tyrannis!’ At Wis. Governor Scott Walker

    08/04/2011 12:44:50 PM PDT · by Nachum · 14 replies
    Big Government ^ | 8/4/11 | Brett Healy
    Last year 876,020 people attended the Wisconsin State Fair to see children show the animals they care for, try various foods on a stick, play carnival games, enjoy music and celebrate the last few days of summer. This year five dozen protesters chose to disrupt the normally placid Wisconsin State Fair grand opening with chants; at least one of them shouted an epithet commonly associated with political assassination. The MacIver News Service’s cameras were there when a throng of about 60 protesters disrupted the opening ceremonies, shouting down Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker during his brief speech. Walker was one of...
  • Leftist Admits: We Are All on the Payroll

    08/04/2011 9:47:14 AM PDT · by Nachum · 10 replies
    INN ^ | 8/4/11 | Gil Ronen
    Israel's leftists get money for being that way, says one of them in rare confession. Are Israel's leftists pure ideologues or guns for hire? Yotam Feldman, who was born into the leftist camp – his father is liberal lawyer Avigdor Feldman – believes the latter. In a Hebrew language post at the "Eretz HaEmori" blog, Feldman says that in his life, he has witnessed how Israel's "human rights movement" became a source of income for its activists. He relates how his father's old Subaru "gradually turned" into a BMW, and how the family moved from a rented apartment in Yafo...
  • The real story of the US debt deal . . . the death of the Socialist Left

    08/01/2011 10:14:15 PM PDT · by Islander7 · 56 replies
    The Telegraph ^ | August 2, 2011 | Toby Young
    Full title: The real story of the US debt deal is not the triumph of the Tea Party but the death of the Socialist Left For British conservatives, the US debt deal is a thing of beauty. Under the terms of the deal, the federal government will cut spending by $2.4 trillion over the next 10 years and there won’t be any corresponding increase in taxation.
  • Obama's Failed Presidency

    08/01/2011 12:17:11 AM PDT · by Islander7 · 36 replies
    Ameican Thinker ^ | August 1, 2011 | Steve McCann
    There comes a time and a point in history which indelibly define a President. Oftentimes the event may not be of major import in the greater scheme of things but the management of it is of such prominence that the success or failure in the handling of the issue is permanently attached to the individual. Such a moment has happened to Barack Obama. His incompetence, inability to lead, prevarications, petulance and immaturity in the debt ceiling crisis have indelibly created an image of abject failure in the minds of a critical mass of people in the United States and around...
  • Madison Lefties Say Democracy Died With the Geese

    07/12/2011 6:45:38 PM PDT · by bigbob · 28 replies
    Newsbusters ^ | 7-12-11 | Tim Graham
    Somehow, liberal Mayor Paul Soglin of Madison, Wisconsin is still too conservative for some. The Capital Times reports there will be a protest (or a "memorial service for fallen fowl") tomorrow to denounce the city's unannounced Canada goose roundup. Leftist animal advocates said democracy died with the geese: "This is a chance for us to get together and mourn the loss to the community not only of the geese, but of the democratic process. We want to know the mayor and the Parks Commission know that we're not going to go away," says Kathie Free of Madison, an organizer of...
  • Pro-abortion Feminist group to "protect" abortion clinics in FL and MD

    06/24/2011 6:00:37 AM PDT · by Gopher Broke · 5 replies
    Dear xxxxx, Donate to help clinics stay open Two anti-abortion extremist groups – Operation Rescue and Operation Rescue/Operation Save America – are mobilizing supporters across the country against women's health centers in Germantown, MD and Orlando, Florida. We need your help to keep these courageous women's health care providers open and safe! OR/OSA is mobilizing supporters nationwide to "unsheath[ing] the sword of victory" against the "abortion industry" in Orlando, Florida from July 16-23. This is the same group that has threatened doctors with WANTED-style posters and has even harassed doctors at their homes in Charlotte, North Carolina. We are concerned...
  • Updated: RADICAL LEFTIST LAWYER ATTACKS Michele Bachmann at Right Online 2011 (Video)

    06/19/2011 12:14:53 PM PDT · by Nachum · 5 replies
    WHEN RADICAL LEFTIST LAWYERS ATTACK– The radical left attacked Michele Bachmann today at Right Online 2011 after her speech. And, then they completely justify it.
  • Who Checked Out Leon Panetta?

    06/16/2011 7:25:13 AM PDT · by IbJensen · 13 replies
    Right Side News ^ | 6/15/2011 | Cliff Kincaid
    In a new revelation in the Panettagate scandal, CIA Director Leon Panetta inserted a tribute in the April 11, 1984, Congressional Record to one of his constituents, Lucy Haessler, calling her a “woman of peace” for her work in the pro-Soviet Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF). This is when Panetta was a California Congressman representing Santa Cruz. Panetta declared that Haessler participated in “peace conferences” sponsored by the Women’s International Democratic Federation “in France, the Soviet Union, Poland, and East Germany.” One has to wonder about the “peace conferences” being held in such places as the Soviet...
  • Weiner Lionized as Left-Wing Savior

    06/15/2011 9:01:27 PM PDT · by doug from upland · 31 replies
    atlanticwire ^ | 6-15-11 | hudson
    By John Hudson 12:07 PM ET For a brief moment last week, the country came together to collectively roll its eyes at the sexting scandal involving Rep. Anthony Weiner. Republicans responded with predictable outrage and liberals conceded and even joined in (after cycling through five stages of denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance). Now, things have shifted to an uncomfortable stage in which top Democrats such as House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz want Weiner out but refuse to punish him, as evidenced by a closed-door meeting Tuesday where the House Democratic caucus decided to...
  • Weiner Dressed in Bra, Panties for College Photo (The hits keep on coming...)

    06/13/2011 10:29:53 PM PDT · by Islander7 · 56 replies
    News max ^ | June 13, 2011 | Newsmax Wires
    In what could be the final straw for Rep. Anthony Weiner’s political career, new embarrassing photos are surfacing — including one showing Weiner dressed in women's clothing. Anthony, Weiner, Scandal, sexting, bra, pantiesThe photos, said to have been taken when Weiner was a college student, show him dressed as a woman in a black bra, panties and leotards. The explicit photos are expected to touch off a bidding war involving a number of media outlets. “These new photos make Weiner’s current scandal even more disturbing,” said one industry source.
  • Westboro Baptist protestors are escorted from funeral scene by Metro police (Tennessee)

    06/13/2011 12:54:18 PM PDT · by Islander7 · 50 replies
    The Tennessean | June 13, 2011 | Erin Quinn
    Link only due to copyright: Westboro Baptist protestors are escorted from funeral scene by Metro police..
  • EDITORIAL: John Bryson, job destroyer

    06/10/2011 10:49:54 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 13 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | June 9, 2011 | The Washington Times
    President Obama’s pick to replace Gary F. Locke as commerce secretary faces an uphill Senate confirmation battle. Even before the White House handed in the name of John Bryson for the job, Senate Republicans had vowed to block any nominee over administration foot-dragging on free-trade agreements. The selection of this particular leftist for a business-outreach post is rallying the opposition. “I find Mr Bryson unacceptable as secretary of commerce for the United States, and I will work in opposition to his conformation,” said Sen. John Barrasso, vice chairman of the Republican Conference, to The Washington Times. Mr. Bryson co-founded the...
  • Pressure grows on Left over anti-Semitism

    06/01/2011 10:28:04 AM PDT · by King_Corey · 6 replies
    The Local ^ | 1 Jun 11 09:20 CET | The Local/DAPD
    Pressure is growing within Germany's Left party to take decisive action against alleged anti-Semitic tendencies among the socialists. “If the basic values of the party are neglected, there must be consequences, up to separation,” the party’s parliamentary whip in the Bundestag, Dagmar Enkelmann, told the Wednesday edition of Der Tagesspiegel newspaper. The call comes as The Left faces continuing criticism that some members of the socialist party have anti-Semitic and anti-Israel leanings. The Left has also been embarrassed by a series of questionable incidents involving Israel and the Jewish community. In April, a flyer featuring a swastika and the Star...
  • Pro-Palestinian-in-Chief Obama’s hard-Left tilt is real

    05/27/2011 10:48:27 AM PDT · by ventanax5 · 7 replies
    National Review ^ | STANLEY KURTZ
    It’s time to revisit the issue of President Obama’s Palestinian ties. During his time in the Illinois state senate, Obama forged close alliances with the most prominent Palestinian political leaders in America. Substantial evidence also indicates that during his pre-Washington years, Obama was both supportive of the Palestinian cause and critical of America’s stance toward Israel. Although Obama began to voice undifferentiated support for Israel around 2004 (as he ran for U.S. Senate and his national visibility rose), critics and even some backers have long suspected that his pro-Palestinian inclinations survive... The record is clear. Obama’s heritage, his largely hidden...
  • Russell Brand deported from Japan due to prior arrest record

    05/22/2011 5:12:11 PM PDT · by jimbo123 · 22 replies
    NY Daily News ^ | 5/22/11 | KATHLEEN PERRICONE
    The past came back to haunt Russell Brand on Saturday. The 35-year-old comedian was deported out of Japan after arriving in the country due to old arrests on his record from 10 years ago. He was in the country to watch his wife, Katy Perry, perform.
  • GOP filibusters Goodwin Liu

    05/19/2011 12:01:25 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 28 replies
    Politico ^ | May 19, 2011 | Meredith Shiner
    Senate Republicans staged the first successful filibuster of a judicial nominee since 2005 on Thursday, dealing a blow to the Obama administration on the long-stalled nomination of Goodwin Liu to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Only one Republican joined Democrats Thursday in supporting Liu, who needed 60 votes to break a filibuster. Meanwhile, 52 Democrats voted ‘yes’ to open debate on the 39-year-old f University of California, Berkeley professor’s nomination. One Democrat voted no. The final vote was 52-43. The filibuster will be met with disappointment from both progressives and Asian-American groups who advocated for Liu and hoped to...
  • Sen. Feinstein Dodges Question on Controversial Obama Nominee Goodwin Liu

    05/18/2011 3:02:22 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 12 replies
    CNSNews ^ | May 18, 2011 | Matt Cover
    (CNSNews.com) – Senator Diane Feinstein (D-Calif.), a senior member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, dodged a question about the controversial writings of Goodwin Liu, who was nominated by President Barack Obama to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals last year. Feinstein instead said that Liu indicated that he understands the difference between being an advocate and a judge. To serve on the court, Liu must be confirmed by the Senate. At the Capitol on Wednesday, CNSNews.com asked Sen. Feinstein, “In a 2008 law review article Professor Liu argued that there was a constitutional right to welfare – what he...
  • What a surprise! Another Obama adviser outed as radical, anti-American leftist (Eboo Patel)

    05/12/2011 2:11:47 AM PDT · by Libloather · 27 replies
    Lonely Conservative ^ | 5/05/11 | Bill Zwerger
    What a surprise! Another Obama adviser outed as radical, anti-American leftistBy Bill Zwerger May 5, 2011 In what should be a most shocking revelation, but is in reality a now common-place occurrence for the anti-American cabal currently occupying the White House, Barack Obama’s faith advisor, Eboo Patel, has been exposed as a left-wing radical who believes that American ideals such as freedom, equality, and justice are only “myths.” According to a report from WND.com, Patel, a Muslim activist, has, like his advisee, close ties to another infamous America hater. That would be none other than Obama biographer Bill Ayers. Patel...
  • DFU YouTube SING-ALONG: The Ed Schultz Song (he requested a song)

    05/10/2011 1:43:19 PM PDT · by doug from upland · 3 replies
    dfu via YouTube ^ | 5-10-11 | dfu
    Ed was tired of patriotic songs from Lee Greenwood and Toby Keith. He wanted a song to celebrate Obama from one of those jingoistic artists. Here you go, Ed. ED SCHULTZ SONG
  • Condi Rice v Lawrence O'Donnell (Rice destroys the leftist slug)

    05/06/2011 8:59:38 AM PDT · by Islander7 · 18 replies
    Legal Insurection ^ | May 6, 2011 | Staff
    A person who knows the facts, versus an agenda-driven hack so-called journalist who has all the talking points on the tip of his tongue. The person with the facts wins. Gets particularly interesting around th 8:00 mark, for those of you who have work to do and can't watch the whole thing:
  • America’s Killing Sprees Define Who We Are As A People (An Investigative Commentary)

    05/05/2011 10:53:11 AM PDT · by SmithL · 32 replies
    Berkeley Daily Planet ^ | 5/4/11 | Gar Smith
    When President Barack Obama announced the death of Osama bin Laden, his demeanor was properly restrained. It is hard to imagine George W. Bush issuing a similar pronouncement without cracking a grin and making a disparaging remark. The killing of bin Laden, Obama reflected, said much about America: “We will be true to the values that make us who we are.” Sadly, the media showed too many Americans greeting the news of bin Laden’s death with fist-pumping elation. Raucous, shouting mobs gathered outside the White House and at New York’s “Ground Zero” to wave US flags and chant “USA! USA!”...
  • Socialist/Union group to rally in Raleigh tomorrow at General Assembly (BARF ALERT)

    05/02/2011 10:52:49 AM PDT · by Gopher Broke · 3 replies
    Bail Out the People Movement / 55 W. 17th St. 5 C., NYC, New York 10011 Phone: 212-633-6646 / www.BailoutPeople.org / march4jobs@gmail.com / donate / sign petition -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Sign Now to Stop the Cuts to Education and Public Services in North Carolina - FULL FUNDING NOW! STAND with teachers, educational workers, students and all public workers who will be demnstrating on May 3 at the North Carolina General Assembly for FULL FUNDING NOW! SIGN the E-LETTER / ONLINE PETITION below to send emails to North Carolina Governor Perdue, the North Carolina Legislature, the Mayors and City Councils of Raleigh, Durham,...
  • ‘Here’s to al-Qaeda’

    04/30/2011 11:16:30 AM PDT · by ventanax5 · 1+ views
    National Review ^ | Andrew C. McCarthy
    Nearly 20 years ago, I asked the late William Kunstler about his philosophy of lawyering. A flamboyant leftist who proudly represented jihadists just as he proudly represented many other anti-American radicals, Bill succinctly replied, “Everybody’s entitled to a lawyer, but nobody’s entitled to me!” When speaking with him outside the lines of litigation, I was always beguiled by the aging rogue’s lack of pretense. Kunstler maintained that attorneys are under no obligation to take on every client who walks in the door. Once you took a case, though, it was your duty to give it your all. And because giving...
  • USF Student Body President Vows to Speak for 24 Hours (FL, Barf)

    04/19/2011 3:54:59 PM PDT · by Jacquerie · 8 replies
    St. Petersburg Times ^ | April 19, 2011 | Kim Wilmath
    TAMPA — He sat at a flimsy folding table, an American flag waving nearby, tapping at his microphone and clearing his throat. This, Cesar Hernandez said in a rambling introduction, is his generation's moment. Time to introduce the country to its future leaders. Time to make your voice heard. The reason, unclear in his prologue, was explained in a news release sent out to local media: Hernandez wants legislators in Tallahassee and Washington, D.C., to keep students in mind when making budget cuts and changes to immigration laws. He also hopes the filibuster-like oratory will convince President Barack Obama to...
  • WI Leftist Screams Profanity at 14 Year-Old Girl at Madison Tea Party (Video_

    04/17/2011 10:08:27 PM PDT · by Nachum · 49 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 4/17/11 | Jim Hoft
    Classy. An unhinged far left protester screams profanity at a 14 year-old girl who was speaking yesterday at the Madison rally.
  • Top 10 Outrageous Debbie Wasserman Schultz Quotes

    04/16/2011 2:04:17 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 22 replies
    Human Events ^ | April 16, 2011
    Any chance that the Democrats would try to run to the political center during the 2012 elections went out the window when Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Florida was named recently to head the Democratic National Committee (DNC). With a rating of 100% by Americans for Democratic Action (ADA) and a 0% rating from the American Conservative Union (ACU), Wasserman Schultz is a hard-core leftie. These Top 10 Outrageous Debbie Wasserman Schultz Quotes prove the point. 1. Death trap for seniors: When Republican Rep. Paul Ryan unveiled his sensible attempt to control government spending, Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz hysterically...
  • Obama faces fight in choice for judge--Liu called liberal, too inexperienced

    04/07/2011 8:03:26 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 10 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | April 7, 2011 | Sean Lengell
    The SenateJudiciary Committee approved a controversial appeals court nomination Thursday, setting up the first big battle in this Congress over an Obama judicial nomination. The panel’s party line 10-8 vote in favor of University of California at Berkeley law professor Goodwin Liu portends a tough partisan struggle in the full Senate, where Republicans are in position to successfully filibuster his pending confirmation — a move that would hand President Obama a high-profile judicial defeat. “While I have pledged — and indeed demonstrated — cooperation in moving forward on consensus nominations, there is no doubt that Mr. Liu does not fall...
  • Victory for Academic Freedom: 4th Circuit Says Professor’s Speeches, Columns Protected

    04/06/2011 1:40:40 PM PDT · by Islander7 · 37 replies
    Speak Up ^ | April 6, 2011 | Travis C. Barham
    A University of North Carolina–Wilmington professor’s speeches and columns are fully protected by the First Amendment, according to a published decision handed down Wednesday by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit. Alliance Defense Fund attorneys contended that criminology professor Mike Adams was denied a promotion unconstitutionally because university officials were hostile to the religious and political views he espoused in his columns and speeches.
  • Obama, The God That Failed

    04/05/2011 4:49:56 AM PDT · by Islander7 · 11 replies
    American Thinker ^ | April 5, 2011 | Paul Kengor
    As someone who has studied, taught, and written about the Middle East for years, I'm the first to concede that President Obama has a tough task. What would I do about Libya if I were president? How about Egypt? I'm not exactly sure. The situations are complex, with too many daunting unknowns. Chief among them, who, or what, precisely, is behind the opposition? Would a Gaddafi or Mubarak be replaced by Muslim democrats or theocrats, by an Ayatollah, by a Hamas, by a Hamid Karzai, by a Saddam or Sadat, or perhaps by the first Thomas Jefferson in the Arab...
  • "Progressive Champion" delegate englin seeks $$ (BARF ALERT)

    03/31/2011 7:00:41 AM PDT · by Gopher Broke · 2 replies
    from englin email
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  • Media Matters boot camp readies liberal policy wonks for the camera’s close-up

    03/23/2011 10:50:26 AM PDT · by Islander7 · 3 replies
    Washington Post ^ | March 22, 2011 | By Jason Horowitz
    “I’m here to be intensely trained,” Lee Brenner announced as he came through the door of a discreet building near Dupont Circle. -------------------- snip "There was a chronic imbalance,” said David Brock, the founder of Media Matters, which picks up the entire cost of the course. “We didn’t just want to accept that this is the way it is.” Brock is a former conservative writer at the American Spectator who was instrumental in efforts to discredit Anita Hill and to oust Bill Clinton, and who made a sharp left turn a decade ago. The primary mission of Media Matters, he...