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  • Ben Affleck Quits Politics, Fears Poker, Stripper Orgy, and Rehab History Would Hurt Career

    01/19/2013 9:27:14 PM PST · by doug from upland · 27 replies
    celebrity dirty laundry ^ | January 12, 2013 | Sphinx Cat
    Ben Affleck has been off the radar for a while, coming out of his married-with-kidslife only for bigger films (and maybe to cheat!). We all thought he was taking time off to prepare for his political career, but he’s reportedly nixed it amidst fear of all his scandals which would be stirred up in the campaign process! The father of three has a dark past, which he isn’t eager to put back on the radar! An insider reported his decision to National Enquirer, print edition January 21, 2013. “The real reason he’s decided not to run for US Senate” is...
  • "Lib" (Parody Lyrics of "Creep" by Radiohead)

    12/11/2012 11:39:20 PM PST · by ExxonPatrolUs · 5 replies
    12-12-12 | Me
    When you won it before, Couldn't look you in the eye, You're like a bad penny, Each win made me cry; You change like the weather, At the end of the world, I wish you'd stop spending, You're still f-ing spending; Cause you're a lib, You're a wacko, What the hell are you doin' there You don't belong there; I don't care if it hurts, I want fiscal control, I want a balanced budget, I want bums off the dole; I want you to notice, When it all falls down, You kept f-ing spending; You would not stop spending;...
  • Mandated coverage of abortion begins

    03/02/2012 6:33:55 AM PST · by Mustang Driver · 2 replies
    Charleston (WV) Daily Mail ^ | March 1, 2012 | Don Surber
    The ink is barely dry on President Obama’s Commandment that the Catholic church and everyone else provide free birth control to all employees, and already Washington state is headed for the real goal of liberals — free abortions for everyone! Nearly 40 years after the Supreme Court ruled that abortion on demand is a constitutionally protected right (voiding the right to life declared in the Declaration of Independence) the government is working on making abortion free in the name of women’s health. The proposal in Washington state would allow an opt-out for the Catholic church but it is unclear just...
  • Perfect Lib Reaction....to Everything! (Video)

    12/31/2011 4:01:57 AM PST · by Dallas59 · 22 replies
    Youtube ^ | 12/31/2011 | Youtube
    Video Linky Here
  • LIB MEDIA & FLAH MOBS

    08/16/2011 3:33:42 PM PDT · by rjsclassics · 13 replies · 1+ views
    Flash Mob Loots 7-11 Store in Germantown, Maryland A flash mob invaded a 7-11 convenience store in Germantown, Md., early Saturday morning, stole all the snacks and candy they could get their hands on, then left the store as quickly as they came. "It was anarchy for 60 seconds," said Montgomery County Police spokesman Paul Starks. "We've counted at least 28 individuals we can see on the surveillance tape." Starks said police suspect the mob was organized using social media like Facebook or Twitter. The term flash mob was first used to describe impromptu gatherings of people to sing or...
  • Ed Henry to Fox News (was CNN)

    06/20/2011 5:47:13 PM PDT · by STARWISE · 34 replies
    Politico ^ | 6-20-11
    Ed Henry, CNN’s senior White House correspondent, is leaving to take the job of chief White House correspondent at Fox News, a source close to Henry confirms to POLITICO. He’ll be taking over the beat that’s been without a permanent reporter since Major Garrett jumped from Fox to National Journal last August. “He’s got a lot of wonderful experiences at CNN, and he appreciated his time there, but in the end, they gave him an offer he couldn’t turn down,” said the source. He’ll be leaving CNN at the end of the week. Henry left college early to go to...
  • Bill Clinton: Russian immigrants and settlers obstacles to Mideast peace

    09/22/2010 7:07:33 AM PDT · by cunning_fish · 23 replies
    The Foreign Policy ^ | September 21, 2010 | Josh Rogin
    Russian immigrants to Israel have emerged as a central obstacle to achieving a Middle East peace deal, according to former President Bill Clinton. He voiced fears that the Israel Defense Forces (IDF), which increasingly consists of soldiers hailing from this community, might not be fully willing to oppose Israeli settlers as a result. In a roundtable with reporters during his Clinton Global Initiative conference in New York, Clinton made his most extensive remarks on the Israeli-Palestinian peace process that his wife, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, is spearheading. "An increasing number of the young people in the IDF are the...
  • Lib Talker Malloy Calls for Deaths of Limbaugh, Beck and O'Reilly

    03/27/2010 9:58:09 PM PDT · by Nachum · 112 replies · 1,963+ views
    newsbusters ^ | 3/27/10 | Noel Sheppard
    As the mainstream media hyperventilate over what is now regularly being referred to as rightwing hate speak, liberal talk radio host Mike Malloy Friday actually called for conservative talkers Rush Limbaugh, Glenn Beck, and Bill O'Reilly to commit suicide. "You rat bastards are going to cause another Murrah federal building explosion," said Malloy. "[M]aybe at that point Beck will do the honorable thing and blow his brains out." He disgustingly continued, "Maybe at that point, Limbaugh will do the honorable thing and just gobble up enough - enough Viagra that he becomes absolutely rigid and keels over dead."
  • What if there was only one lib left

    09/08/2009 12:24:24 PM PDT · by charmedone · 16 replies · 455+ views
    Mindless daydreaming | 9/8/09 | Self
    What if there was only one lib left in the whole wide world? Who would you choose that you believe most epitomizes the essence of liberalism?
  • Liberal Blogger up to dirty tricks

    09/06/2009 11:21:19 PM PDT · by wwcj · 19 replies · 1,177+ views
    people get ready ^ | october 2008 | not known
    What you are about to read below is something I stumbled on tonight. A blogger asking folks to file legal complaints against a non-liberal even though the blogger states that he/she doesn't know if there is legal precedent...just for fun. More at the link. Wanna get some payback for all of the right-wing intolerance thrust upon us by religious broadcasters? I don’t know if any part of Lesea is tax-exempt, or if Darrell Dumas (pronounced “DumbaXX” I believe) operates a tax-exempt operation, but just for fun, why not return the bad Karma by filing a tax-exemption violation complaint about Lesea...
  • DoD Training Manual: Protests are "Low-Level Terrorism" (Tea Parties? Christian fascists?)

    06/16/2009 9:25:43 PM PDT · by Libloather · 75 replies · 3,549+ views
    Salon ^ | 6/14/09 | Dennis Loo
    DoD Training Manual: Protests are "Low-Level Terrorism"JUNE 14, 2009 7:35PM The Department of Defense is training all of its personnel in its current Antiterrorism and Force Protection Annual Refresher Training Course that political protest is "low-level terrorism." The Training introduction reads as follows: "Anti-terrorism (AT) and Force Protection (FP) are two facets of the Department of Defense (DoD) Mission Assurance Program. It is DoD policy, as found in DoDI 2000.16, that the DoD Components and the DoD elements and personnel shall be protected from terrorist acts through a high pirority, comprehensive, AT program. The DoD's AT program shall be all...
  • Chgo Sun-Times: 'Sarah Palin Makes Me Sick'

    09/13/2008 9:53:23 AM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 85 replies · 675+ views
    Chgo Sun-Times: 'Sarah Palin Makes Me Sick' By Michael M. Bates Created 2008-09-13 12:43 "Palin should be laughingstock to all feminists" [1] is the title of Mary Mitchell's column in today's Chicago Sun-Times. In that calm, detached tone readers have come to expect, Mitchell begins: Sarah Palin makes me sick. I hate that she was able to steal Barack Obama's mojo just by showing up wearing rimless glasses and a skirt. I hate that she makes Joe Biden look like John McCain and John McCain look like the maverick he is not. I hate that Palin reminds me of Susan...
  • Breaking News: Rudy Giuliani hints at dropping out

    01/28/2008 12:51:55 PM PST · by .cnI redruM · 419 replies · 22,615+ views
    LA Times ^ | 28 January 2008 | Andrew Malcolm
    Rudy Giuliani appears to be pondering an end to his long pursuit of the Republican presidential nomination. In a meeting in the back of his chartered plane en route to St. Petersburg, Fla., a short while ago, the onetime, longtime GOP front-runner told a small group of reporters, including The Times' Louise Roug: "The winner of Florida will win the nomination."
  • Giuliani Opposes Palestinian State, Considers Destroying Iran Nuclear Facilities

    08/15/2007 11:11:10 AM PDT · by Saint Louis · 122 replies · 1,398+ views
    Fox News ^ | 08-15-2007 | Saint Louis
    WASHINGTON — Republican presidential hopeful Rudy Giuliani said he opposes creation of a Palestinian state at this time and would take a tough stand with Iran, including destroying its nuclear infrastructure "should all else fail." "It is not in the interest of the United States, at a time when it is being threatened by Islamist terrorists, to assist the creation of another state that will support terrorism," the former New York mayor said. "Palestinian statehood will have to be earned through sustained good governance, a clear commitment to fighting terrorism, and a willingness to live in peace with Israel," Giuliani...
  • Good Morning America Host Robin Roberts Announces She Has Breast Cancer

    07/31/2007 4:54:18 AM PDT · by MindBender26 · 89 replies · 3,693+ views
    ABC GMA | GMA
    In the 7:30 segment of this mornings show, GMA host Robin Roberts announced she has been diagnosed with breast cancer. She has no family history of the disease. It was found on a routine ultrasound exam, not traditional mammography. The type of cancer she reportedly has is more readily detected via ultrasound than mammography. No prognosis was given, but Roberts and Diane Sawyer indicated the cancer had been caught early. ABC has been hit hard by health problems with anchors recently. Among the more serious issues, Peter Jennings died of lung cancer and Bob Woodward was seriously wounded in Iraq....
  • Coloradans Protest Statue of Fallen Soldier

    04/10/2007 3:29:58 PM PDT · by buccaneer81 · 16 replies · 1,938+ views
    Men's News Daily ^ | April 10, 2007 | Warner Todd Huston
    Coloradans Protest Statue of Fallen Soldier April 10, 2007 at 12:22 pm When reading about the story of protests in Colorado over the raising of a memorial statue to a fallen U.S. Soldier, one is tempted to feel that Americans have lost every vestige of manhood that it ever possessed. Just the very fact that someone would be so free of patriotism and testosterone that they’d protest this statue should be enough to affirm that there are no men left in the nation… or at least in the state of Colorado. Fortunately, the final analysis of the case tends to...
  • A New Campaign Tactic: Manipulating Google Data [lib search hackers]

    10/26/2006 6:33:49 AM PDT · by mathprof · 10 replies · 646+ views
    new york times ^ | 10/26/06 | TOM ZELLER Jr.
    If things go as planned for liberal bloggers in the next few weeks, searching Google for “Jon Kyl,” the Republican senator from Arizona now running for re-election, will produce high among the returns a link to an April 13 article from The Phoenix New Times, an alternative weekly. Mr. Kyl “has spent his time in Washington kowtowing to the Bush administration and the radical right,” the article suggests, “very often to the detriment of Arizonans.” Searching Google for “Peter King,” the Republican congressman from Long Island, would bring up a link to a Newsday article headlined “King Endorses Ethnic Profiling.”...
  • 'Green' Lib Dems Promise They Will Penalise Wealth (UK)

    09/19/2006 5:54:55 PM PDT · by blam · 11 replies · 452+ views
    The Telegraph (UK) ^ | 9-20-2006 | George Jones - Brendan Carlin
    'Green' Lib Dems promise they will penalise wealth By George Jones and Brendan Carlin (Filed: 20/09/2006) The Liberal Democrats took a decisive shift to the Left yesterday by enthusiastically adopting a tax package which could leave two million people £2,500 a year worse off. Although the party leadership claimed it would hit only the "top 10 per cent" – and millions of lower-income people would pay less tax – the measures will begin to bite on a family with an income over £54,000 a year. As Charles Kennedy received a warm reception on his return to the political front line...
  • Okay... This Ought To Make Everybody MAD...

    09/06/2006 5:56:06 PM PDT · by buccaneer81 · 24 replies · 2,540+ views
    The Columbus Dispatch ^ | 6 September 2006 | Jeff Stahler
  • Gov. Schwarzenegger Congratulates his Climate Action Team for Report on Reducing Greenhouse Gases

    04/03/2006 3:07:46 PM PDT · by ElkGroveDan · 18 replies · 277+ views
    Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today applauded the release of a report by his Climate Action Team that contains recommendations to dramatically reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Last June, the Governor issued an executive order establishing unprecedented pollution reduction targets and the creation of a team of experts to recommend ways to achieve those goals. "As we begin a dialogue on the findings of this report, I would like to congratulate the Climate Action Team for their hard work and dedication to reducing greenhouse gases," said Governor Schwarzenegger. "I asked for 'out of the box' thinking to achieve groundbreaking reductions in greenhouse...
  • Helen Thomas Available for lectures

    03/22/2006 6:10:19 AM PST · by Brainhose · 25 replies · 465+ views
    KeySpeakers.com ^ | Today | Brainhose
    Yes kids!For only $12,500 you too can have Helen Thomas give a lecture at your event.I'm sure it's a rousing good time!
  • Rowley employs anti-war campaign style ("quagmire" ping- MN district 6 Congressional race)

    11/12/2005 12:57:02 PM PST · by Rakkasan1 · 14 replies · 515+ views
    kstp news ^ | 11-11-05 | PATRICK CONDON(AP)
    MONTGOMERY, Minn. (AP) - For better or worse, Coleen Rowley the candidate for Congress sounds a lot like Coleen Rowley the FBI whistleblower. The former FBI agent who scathingly exposed the bureau's failure to uncover the Sept. 11 plot is running for a House seat in Minnesota in 2006 as a Democrat, and she is employing her fearlessly blunt style on the campaign trail. "This was a lied-into war that is a quagmire now," the 50-year-old Rowley recently told a group of rural Democrats in a garage in this small town south of the Twin Cities. "It could be worse...
  • Progressive: What Scandal? Franken: 'I'm Not That Left-wing'

    08/21/2005 3:31:46 PM PDT · by chuckpez · 6 replies · 487+ views
    The Radio Equalizer- Brian Maloney ^ | August 21st, 2005 | Brian Maloney
    (Catch me Sunday, 9pm EDT on WRKO/Boston's "Pundit Review". Go to WRKO for streaming.) When it comes to fighting for "social justice", liberals sure can be selective. Take this interview with Al Franken in the new issue of The Progressive, "a leading voice for peace and social justice since 1909". Air America scandal, what's that? Every question is served Larry King-softball style. Maybe Franken really is a funny guy after all, claiming here he's actually not especially liberal! With unpleasant realities like $875,000 in taxpayer funds intended for an inner-city community center allegedly diverted to Air America Radio, The Progressive...
  • Wetterling raising money for U.S. Senate campaign

    03/18/2005 7:01:22 AM PST · by Rakkasan1 · 6 replies · 451+ views
    MPLS Star & Sickle ^ | 3-18-05 | State Wire
    ST. PAUL (AP) - DFLer Patty Wetterling has sent a fund-raising letter to supporters that says she needs help to make her dream of becoming a U.S. Senator a reality. Party chairman Mike Erlandson told KSTP-TV that the letter was clearly an early indication that Wetterling is running for the Senate seat being vacated by Sen. Mark Dayton, who has announced he will not run for re-election next year. Erlandson said it's too early to call Wetterling the favorite for the DFL nomination. Hennepin County Attorney Amy Klobuchar also said she's moving ahead with fund-raising for a Senate bid. She...
  • Dirty Footprints (Patti's Pitiful Lament -Bwa Haa Haa)

    03/17/2005 5:47:14 PM PST · by drt1 · 31 replies · 851+ views
    Newsweek/MSNBC ^ | 03/17/2005 | Patti Davis
    Dirty Footprints - We must write letters of outrage to the senators who voted to drill in ANWR, says our columnist. But maybe all there is left to do is weep. President Bush must be feeling so victorious. The Senate has now said yes to drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge—the pristine place President Eisenhower took measures to protect in 1960. advertisement Environmental groups have said the fight isn’t over, and I want to believe there is still something we can do—write letters, e-mails, rise up en masse and say no. But I don’t know if anything will help...
  • Kerry's Liberal Record (Extensive Documentation)

    10/13/2004 11:17:59 AM PDT · by RWR8189 · 8 replies · 1,056+ views
    George W. Bush ^ | October 13, 2004
    John Kerry is trying to run from his twenty year liberal record but he can’t hide from his 98 votes to raise taxes, his six votes against banning partial-birth abortion or his big government health care plan. If that’s not enough to convince you Kerry deserves his ranking as the Senate’s most liberal member, check out Kerry’s record for yourself.Learn More About Kerry's Liberal Record:Kerry's Liberal Statistics | Kerry Called a LiberalLiberal on the Issues That Matter:Taxes | Compassion & Values | Health Care | Education | Safety & Security | Environment & Energy KERRY LIBERAL STATISTICS BACK TO...
  • 'IDIOT' GERMANS HARASS LANCE Tour de France

    07/22/2004 8:07:20 AM PDT · by f zero · 53 replies · 2,863+ views
    NY POST on line ^ | 7/22/04 | f zero
    'IDIOT' GERMANS HARASS LANCE BY GERSH KUNTZMAN and BILL SANDERSON July 22, 2004 -- Asinine German cycling fans harassed five-time Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong during yesterday's grueling ride though the French Alps - two of the "idiots" spat on him, and another spectator chased him while wearing a "F - - - Bush" T-shirt. By the end of the day, of course, the spit on Armstrong was exchanged for a bath of champagne, thanks to the Texan's time-trial victory. But the win did not erase what had happened. "I don't think it's safe," said Armstrong, who is on...
  • CLINTON'S PRESIDENCY: WHAT MIGHT HAVE BEEN

    06/26/2004 8:20:05 PM PDT · by Libloather · 49 replies · 595+ views
    Yahoo News ^ | 6/26/04 | Cynthia Tucker
    CLINTON'S PRESIDENCY: WHAT MIGHT HAVE BEEN Sat Jun 26, 8:00 PM ET By Cynthia Tucker Bill Clinton hopes to be acquitted by history. Fortunately for him, though, no subject of history is ever around to hear its verdict. Scholars will probably wonder what drove legions of conservatives to hate Clinton with such fury that they wasted years and spent a king's ransom trying to drive him from office. They will no doubt note that Clinton accomplished much despite the "vast right-wing conspiracy": He righted the nation's finances after decades of dangerous deficits. He drove the initiative that stopped a pogrom...
  • Fat lying liberal night last Friday on Letterman (Michael Moore).

    06/20/2004 4:48:56 PM PDT · by RightthinkinAmerican · 3 replies · 343+ views
    cbs.com ^ | Friday, June 18, 2004 | Michael Z. McIntee
    Will this film make a difference in how people vote in this election? Michael says it will. Anybody who is sitting on the fence on which way to go, or anybody who is an Independent, after watching the film your vote won't likely be going to Bush. And he says it is not him (Moore) saying this; it is the people who have seen the film. Immediately after accepting the Award and leaving the stage, the first words spoken to you are from two interns. One offers and says, "Champagne?" The other says, "Breath mint?" Dave laughs and says, "You're...
  • Comment: America will pay for lost treasures (barforama)

    04/20/2003 5:47:15 PM PDT · by chasio649 · 95 replies · 345+ views
    http://www.mysanantonio.com/ ^ | 04/20/2003 | Bryce Milligan
    There are some cultural crimes that transcend mere human concerns like life, liberty and the pursuit of oil. Today, we mourn a loss that beggars the imagination. A hundred generations from now, our heirs will curse us for what happened in Baghdad on April 11-12, 2003. The origins of the war in Iraq may have really been the cruelty of the Saddam Hussein regime; they may have been simple revenge or pure capitalist greed. It doesn't matter. The fact is, Saddam did not start this war — we did, and that fact imposed certain responsibilities on us. We took the...