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  • Interview with a Russian soldier fighting in Ukraine (Part 1)

    03/24/2015 5:32:06 PM PDT · by Ivan Mazepa · 7 replies
    Novaya Gazeta ^ | Mar 2, 2015
    “We all knew what we were doing and what can happen." Interview with the Russian tank gunner, who, together with his battalion, was sent to fight for Debaltseve, Ukraine(Translated from Russian by I.M.) ------------------------------------------------- Dorzhi Batomunkuev, 20 years old, 5th Tank Brigade (Ulan-Ude), military base № 46108. Conscript, called to service on November 25, 2013; in June 2014 signed a three year contract. Personal Number 200220, military ID 2609999. Face burned, wrapped a bandage, blood showing from under the bandage. Hands wrapped too. Ears burned and shriveled. I know that he was wounded in Logvinovo. Logvinovo – “neck” of the...
  • David Corn Hangs Up On Hugh Hewitt After 45-Minute Grilling on Bill O'Reilly

    02/24/2015 6:40:12 AM PST · by Beave Meister · 59 replies
    Hugh Hewitt grills David Corn of Mother Jones on his claim that then-CBS News correspondent Bill O'Reilly exaggerated the capacity of his involvement in covering the Falklands War. DAVID CORN, MOTHER JONES: As Joe Walsh said, do the show, go play it straight, hell play fair. But youre asking me questions you didnt ask Bill OReilly. HUGH HEWITT, HOST: If you DC: So you know, Im given you one more HH: Heres Eric Engberg DC: If you want to talk about the article or not, Hugh, because Ive got better things to do than help you fill time on the...
  • UN Climate Chief: We Are Remaking The World Economy

    02/10/2015 12:28:27 PM PST · by Beave Meister · 23 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 2/5/2015 | MICHAEL BASTASCH
    The United Nations climate chief says that reordering the global economy to fight climate change is the most difficult task the international body has ever undertaken. This is probably the most difficult task we have ever given ourselves, which is to intentionally transform the economic development model, for the first time in human history, Christiana Figueres, who heads up the U.N.s Framework Convention on Climate Change, told reporters. This is the first time in the history of mankind that we are setting ourselves the task of intentionally, within a defined period of time, to change the economic development model that...
  • 15 Statistics That Destroy Liberal Narratives

    01/13/2015 4:21:26 AM PST · by Kaslin · 17 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | January 13, 2015 | John Hawkins
    1) P_resident Obama's own Department of Justice completed a six-year study on college rape, and it turns out that instead of 1-in-5 college coeds being raped, the figure is 0.03-in-5. Less than 1 percent of college students are the victim of a sexual assault -- 0.6 percent to be exact -- not to be confused with the 20 percent, or "one in five," claimed by feminists and President Obama. -- Ann Coulter2) In ’92, the general sense was that New York was rotting from the inside. Now, crime feels like the exception rather than the rule. The city is the...
  • Garry Trudeau, Call Your Office

    12/30/2014 6:19:10 AM PST · by Lonesome in Massachussets · 48 replies
    The Washington Free Beacon ^ | December 29, 2014 | Sonny Bunch
    I realize that Doonesbury is nothing more than liberal pap designed to make Baby Boomers feel good about themselvesyes, yes, Garry Trudeau, Republicans are squares and warmongers, we get it, youre from the 60s, get out, back to the 60s, theres no place for you here in the future!but even still, this weekends strip is pretty egregiously terrible. Check it out, itll only take you a couple of seconds to read. If you dont want to read it, allow me to describe it to you. One of the characters, a mom, is telling her daughter than shes not allowed to...
  • My horrible right-wing past: Confessions of a one-time religious right icon (barfalert needed?)

    12/29/2014 9:25:13 AM PST · by Olog-hai · 62 replies
    Salon ^ | Wednesday, Dec 24, 2014 06:58 AM EST | Frank Schaeffer
    I am a white, privileged, well-off, 61-year-old former Republican religious right-wing activist who changed his mind about religion and politics long ago. The New York Times profiled my change of heart saying that to my former friends Im considered a traitorous prince since my religious-right family was once thought of as evangelical royalty. You see, only in the Mafia, the British Royal family and big time American religion is a nepotistic rise to power seen as normal. And I was good at it. And I hated it while hypocritically profiting from ituntil, that is, in the mid-1980s, I quit. These...
  • St. Swisher Sweet and the lies that set Ferguson on fire: Part 2

    12/07/2014 5:18:52 AM PST · by Yashcheritsiy · 26 replies
    Renew America ^ | December 5, 2014 | Tim Dunkin
    Now that the smoke seems to be clearing somewhat from the remains of what used to be Ferguson, Missouri, we as a society find ourselves once again witnessing a travesty built upon falsehoods and a willingness on the part of some in our nation to create discord and mistrust for their own selfish ends. Unfortunately, these efforts have resulted in great destruction to property, physical harm and death to several individuals, and a widening of the racial rift that threatens to balkanize our country. Let's be honest here the blame for all of this can be laid squarely at...
  • The Lady That Publicized Darren Wilsons Address Was Just Given A Huge Dose Of Reality

    12/04/2014 7:07:42 PM PST · by Beave Meister · 38 replies
    Western Journalism ^ | 12/3/2014 | B. CHRISTOPHER AGEE
    Following his on-duty shooting of robbery suspect Michael Brown in August, Ferguson, Mo., police officer Darren Wilson was targeted by protesters who automatically assumed the white officer was motivated by racism instead of a legitimate threat on his life. When a grand jury privy to the details of this incident determined the veteran officer should not be charged in the shooting, threats against his life only increased as rioters looted and destroyed businesses in the St. Louis suburb. Amid the civil unrest, New York Times reporter Julie Bosman stoked tensions by releasing the name of the street on which Wilson...
  • Watch This Sheriff Sum Up Ferguson In One Awesome Quote Then Go Off On Eric Holder (Video)

    12/04/2014 2:30:04 PM PST · by Beave Meister · 26 replies
    NATIONAL PRESS CLUB, WASHINGTON D.C.-- Sheriff Clarke talks about Ferguson Missouri and how politicians and irresponsible group. "Irresponsible Groups Descended on Ferguson MO Like Vultures on a Roadside Carcass."
  • DESPITE OBAMA'S CLAIMS, AMNESTY WILL GIVE SOME ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS FEDERAL BENEFITS

    11/28/2014 6:22:25 PM PST · by Beave Meister · 12 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 11/25/2014 | WARNER TODD HUSTON
    Obama went to pains to note that his executive order, giving five million illegal immigrants amnesty, would not qualify them for federal benefits. But new reports are casting doubt on Obama's claims. Despite claims to the contrary, Obama's amnesty will likely give millions of illegals access to Medicare, Social Security, and other benefits programs, several sources say. According to The Washington Post, Obama's amnesty order will give millions of illegals the status of being "lawfully present" in the USA. This status will require them to pay taxes, but as White House spokesman Shawn Turner notes, "If they pay in, they...
  • Global Warming Is Already Locked In, World Bank Says

    11/24/2014 11:35:31 AM PST · by Beave Meister · 83 replies
    NBC News.com ^ | 11/24/2014
    The world is locked into 1.5C global warming, posing severe risks to lives and livelihoods around the world, according to a new climate report commissioned by the World Bank. The report, which called on a large body of scientific evidence, found that global warming of close to 1.5C above pre-industrial times up from 0.8C today is already locked into Earth's atmospheric system by past and predicted greenhouse gas emissions. Such an increase could have potentially catastrophic consequences for mankind, causing the global sea level to rise more than 30 centimeters by 2100, droughts to become more severe and...
  • Clinton says Obama on firm ground on immigration

    11/19/2014 6:51:50 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 35 replies
    Associated Press ^ | Nov 19, 2014 9:48 PM EST | Ken Thomas
    Former President Bill Clinton on Wednesday noted that previous U.S. presidents have issued some type of executive order on immigration, suggesting his Democratic successor was on pretty firm legal ground. The former president spoke on the eve of President Barack Obamas scheduled announcement of executive actions to spare as many as 5 million immigrants from being deported from the U.S. Clinton said during an event honoring the magazine The New Republic that it was part of a larger debate about the nations role around the globe. As far as I can tell, every president in the modern era has issued...
  • New Study: Brains of Right Wingers May Actually be Less Highly Evolved! (Projectile Vomit Alert)

    11/16/2014 9:02:43 PM PST · by tcrlaf · 63 replies
    Americans Against The Tea Party ^ | 11-12-2014 | Sky Palma
    According to a recent study out of Virginia Tech, a team of scientists have found that the way a person responds to disgusting images can reveal their political leanings. Maggots, rotting carcasses, gross gunk in the kitchen sink all these were used in the research, and the results were pretty astonishing. Disgusting images generate neural responses that are highly predictive of political orientation even when those neural responses dont correspond with an individuals conscious reaction to the images, said Read Montague, a Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute professor who led the study. Remarkably, we found that the brains response...
  • CNN Sees the Myth Slipping Away

    08/22/2014 6:22:24 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 38 replies
    Rush Limbaugh.com ^ | August 22, 2014 | Rush Limbaugh
    BEGIN TRANSCRIPT RUSH: CNN is noticeably down today, and you can see it, see the reason why in their own headlines. It's starting to return to normal in Ferguson. And you can see, I mean, the credibility of key witnesses in question. It's beginning to dawn on them that the myth might not prevail here. And the reason the myth might not prevail is because even the New York Times, ladies and gentlemen, even though they tried to bury this in paragraph 26 yesterday and then another story today. It doesn't matter whether the police officer had a broken eye...
  • GOP struggles to recruit black voters, candidates

    06/09/2014 2:29:09 PM PDT · by DJ MacWoW · 39 replies
    AP ^ | Jun 9, 2014 3:32 AM (ET) | JESSE J. HOLLAND
    SMYRNA, Ga. (AP) Like an eager date, Leo Smith showed up at Mount Zion First Baptist Church with a bouquet of flowers in hand. He wasn't seeking romance. He was seeking voters. As the minority engagement director for the Georgia Republican Party, Smith is helping to lead an effort to recruit African-American voters in pivotal states, a priority for a heavily white party staring with uncertainty at a country that is fast becoming more brown.
  • Artist shows how climate change could leave cities under water (Barf)

    05/07/2014 7:47:02 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 20 replies
    Today.com ^ | 5/7/2014 | Eun Kyung Kim
    The new White House report that issued a dire warning about the nations changing climate comes on the heels of another study that illustrated how those changes could leave the world's largest coastal cities submerged in water. On Tuesday, President Obama stressed in an interview with TODAYs Al Roker that climate change is already an issue costing the nation in numerous ways. "This is a problem that is affecting Americans right now," he said after the release of the new National Climate Assessment report, a comprehensive review of climate change and its impact on the country. "Whether it means increased...
  • Noah, The Film: All Washed Up

    03/31/2014 4:56:23 AM PDT · by RetiredArmy · 37 replies
    Blog World of the Bible ^ | March 31, 2014 | World of the Bible
    The pre-release advertising promoting the movie Noah made a point of stating that while the director took artistic license in the production it was still faithful to the biblical story. Early theater previews were carefully edited to appeal to people of faith, but this is the least biblical biblical film of all time! However, to be charitable, the bare outline of the Flood story is present, but after that artistic license has taken the film so far afield of anything resembling the Bible that it is offensive to people of faith. To say that the biblical story was watered down...
  • ZoNATION: Media Drive-By On Jindal

    03/25/2014 5:47:14 PM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 1 replies
    Alfonzo Rachel ^ | 3/25/14 | Alfonzo Rachel
    Its another one of those articles that slipped by. The liberal media acts a lot like termites, destroying the integrity of a structure in ways you often cant see until theres a big problem. Theyre constantly firing little shots to damage republicans, and those little points add up with the masses theyre trying to control. Hear More in this ZoNation. - See more at: http://alfonzorachel.com/1930/zonation-media-drive-jindal#sthash.IH79hsJw.dpuf
  • Jesus Would Not Support Modern Day Socialism

    02/15/2014 8:05:22 AM PST · by OneVike · 124 replies
    TRC Magazine ^ | 2/14/14 | Chuck ness
    It has been the aim of the Democrat party since they lost the Presidential election in 2004 to subvert the Christian doctrine with the claim that Jesus was a Socialist. Their goal is to convince Christians that their Social agenda is morally equivalent with the teachings and life of Jesus Christ. They even went so far as to create handbooks to be distributing to pastors of churches that will show them how to use various Bible verses to promote what they call "Christian Socialism." Taking this into consideration, it shouldn't surprise anyone that many Christians across America were fooled...
  • LIBERAL ICON URGES OBAMA IMPEACHMENT

    01/20/2014 7:00:47 PM PST · by Beave Meister · 53 replies
    WND.com ^ | 1/20/2014 | GARTH KANT
    WASHINGTON Worse than Richard Nixon. An unprecedented abuse of powers. The most un-American president in the nations history. Nat Hentoff does not think much of President Obama. And now, the famous journalist says it is time to begin looking into impeachment. Hentoff sees the biggest problem as Obamas penchant to rule by executive order when he cant convince Congress to do things his way. The issue jumped back into the headlines last week when, just before his first Cabinet meeting of 2014, Obama said, Ive got a pen and Ive got a phone and I can use that...
  • House Democrats: Climate Change Turns Women Into Prostitutes

    01/11/2014 6:37:47 AM PST · by Beave Meister · 57 replies
    Independent Journal Review ^ | 1/10/2014 | Emily Hulsey
    The Democratic party has found a new consequence of climate change: prostitution. Rep. Barbara Lee and twelve other House Democrats issued a resolution stating that climate change can cause food and water shortages, which could lead impoverished women to turn to prostitution as a means of income: [I]nsecure women with limited socioeconomic resources may be vulnerable to situations such as sex work, transactional sex, and early marriage that put them at risk for HIV, STIs, unplanned pregnancy, and poor reproductive health, it says. More broadly, the resolution says climate change will hurt marginalized women, such as refugees, sexual minorities, adolescent...
  • We have yet to see the worst of ObamaCare

    12/15/2013 6:29:11 PM PST · by Beave Meister · 36 replies
    The New York Post ^ | 12/13/2013 | Jonah Goldberg
    ObamaCare was sold on a trinity of lies. That ornate phrase, more suitable for the Book of Revelations or perhaps the next Game of Thrones, installment comes from my colleague Rich Lowry. But I like it. Most people know the first deception in the triumvirate of deceit: If you like your health insurance you can keep it, period. The second leg in the tripod of deception was If you like your doctor, you can keep your doctor. But the third plank in the triad of disinformation hasnt gotten much attention: ObamaCare will save you, me and the country a lot...
  • HuffPo Invokes Holocaust, 9/11 in Tirade Against National Land Theft and American Genocide Day

    11/29/2013 5:07:14 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 20 replies
    Cybercast News Service ^ | November 28, 2013 10:24 AM | Dan Gainor
    It happens every year. Someone on the left goes so overboard in their hatred for America that they cant even let Thanksgiving pass without their wacky comments. This year, Huffington Post author Nicole Breedlove didnt disappoint. Her piece bashed America under the headline: Happy National Genocide (Thanksgiving) Day! Breedlove doesn't miss a beatslamming everyone from Columbus and to the Pilgrims while invoking images of the Holocaust and 9/11. She began her piece talking about how her family always gave thanks that all the Native Americans werent wiped out when Columbus discovered America. Because, of course, liberals assume Columbus personally killed...
  • Possibly the worst ad ever (Brady- prepare to ROTFLOL)

    11/14/2013 4:41:07 AM PST · by Red in Blue PA · 60 replies
    <p>I just about fell off of my chair laughing at this. Looks like the cartoon was put together by a 5 year old, the fake statistics and made up facts too.</p> <p>Anits are like Jihadists; they will lie to your face. Taqiya.</p>
  • Coburn: DHS nominee Johnson used cribbed answers for confirmation hearing (Crib notes)

    11/13/2013 7:40:10 PM PST · by Beave Meister · 16 replies
    Fox News ^ | 11/13/2013 | Catherine Herridge, Chad Pergram and Joseph Weber
    The Obama administration was accused Wednesday of providing cribbed answers to 23 questions in the form the Senate received for the hearing of its nominee to lead the Department of Homeland Security -- as the nominee also ran into criticism from one senator who said he won't vote for him unless he makes a major border security pledge. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., got into a heated exchange with nominee Jeh Johnson, pressing him to commit to boost border security to 90 percent effectiveness. Johnson did not make the pledge. McCain said he, then, could not support his nomination. That was...
  • American gun use is out of control. Shouldn't the world intervene? [Massive hurl alert]

    09/21/2013 10:14:54 PM PDT · by Slings and Arrows · 71 replies
    The Observer ^ | 21 September 2013 | Henry Porter
    Last week, Starbucks asked its American customers to please not bring their guns into the coffee shop. This is part of the company's concern about customer safety and follows a ban in the summer on smoking within 25 feet of a coffee shop entrance and an earlier ruling about scalding hot coffee. After the celebrated Liebeck v McDonald's case in 1994, involving a woman who suffered third-degree burns to her thighs, Starbucks complies with the Specialty Coffee Association of America's recommendation that drinks should be served at a maximum temperature of 82C. Although it was brave of Howard Schultz, the...
  • Washington Post Hits Ted Cruz With 12 'Birther' Stories In Two Days

    08/21/2013 8:40:51 AM PDT · by Lakeshark · 318 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 8/21/13 | John Nolte
    Over the course of just two days, the Washington Post pounded its readers with 12 "birther" stories aimed at Texas Senator Ted Cruz. Headlines included, "Can Ted Cruz Run for President?", "Canadian Born Ted Cruz Releases Birth Certificate Amid Queries if He's Eligible for Presidential Run," "Ted Cruz: I am Not a Canadian," and "No, Ted Cruz "Birthers" are Not the Same as Obama Birthers":**snipThough there is no legal question as to Cruz's eligibility to run for president (Cruz was born an American citizen), the Post has spent the last 48 hours bedeviling the Hispanic senator with articles obviously meant...
  • The Benghazi Cover-up Video

    05/14/2013 10:55:31 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 35 replies
    Independent Journal Review ^ | 5/14/2013 | Kyle Becker
    Sometimes it is better to show a scandal than to explain it. SHARE this exposure of the Benghazi cover-up!
  • Hoaxer Tawana Brawley celebrated in New Jersey fund-raiser

    05/13/2013 12:15:21 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 51 replies
    New York Post ^ | 5:37 AM, May 13, 2013 | Rebecca Rosenberg and Pedro Oliveira Jr.
    Infamous rape hoaxster and court deadbeat Tawana Brawley got rock-star treatment in New Jersey yesterday, posing for photos with dozens of supporters honoring her as a courageous victim of injusticeas they stuffed envelopes full of cash for her. Brawley, 40whose claim that she was raped by six men was revealed to be a fake 25 years agobeamed as she and her mother, Glenda, were hailed for surviving societys lies since 1987. Lets let this young queen Tawana know we love her to death, said incendiary former City College professor Leonard Jeffries, the master of ceremonies for the event at the...
  • El Paso: FBI Stats Deem Border City Safest In The Country 3 Years In A Row

    02/08/2013 10:44:10 AM PST · by Biggirl · 21 replies
    http://www.myfoxdc.com/ ^ | February 8, 2013 | FOX News
    EL PASO, Texas - This dusty desert city sits directly across the Mexican border from what has been widely labeled as one of the most dangerous cities in the world, Ciudad Juarez. The bloody drug war has claimed an estimated 10,000 lives in Juarez in the last five years. Yet this week, for the third year in a row, El Paso was ranked as the safest U.S. city with a population greater that 500,000 by CQ Press, which compiled FBI's Uniform Crime Reports.
  • CNN: Not Only Is Obama's Plan Old But It Doesn't Add Up (Wow, just Wow)

    10/24/2012 1:42:46 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 29 replies
    YouTube ^ | 10/2/2012
    CNN: Not Only Is Obama's Plan Old But It Doesn't Add Up
  • Romney says Obama also has investments in Chinese companies and through a Cayman Islands trust

    10/18/2012 2:08:56 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 11 replies
    One of the many tense moments in the second presidential debate turned on a new topic in the race: President Barack Obamas pension account. Heres how it came up: Early in the face-off, Obama scoffed at Mitt Romneys pledge to crack down on unfair trading practices by China, saying Romney is currently invested in companies "that are building surveillance equipment for China to spy on its own folks." Romney later explained that, yes, he understands that his blind trust has invested in foreign firms, including companies in China. Then he confronted Obama. Romney: "Mr. President, have you looked at your...
  • Last week's jobs report...Oops "one large state didn't report some quarterly figures."

    10/11/2012 7:52:56 AM PDT · by Beave Meister · 10 replies
    Zerohedge.com ^ | 10/11/2012 | Tyler Durden
    This is just getting stupid. After expectations of a rebound in initial claims from 367K last week (naturally revised higher to 369K), to 370K (with the lowest of all sellside expectations at 355K), the past week mysteriously, yet so very unsurprisingly in the aftermath of the fudged BLS unemployment number, saw claims tumble to a number that is so ridiculous not even CNBC's Steve Liesman bothered defending it, or 339K. Ironically, not even the Labor Department is defending it: it said that "one large state didn't report some quarterly figures." Great, but what was reported was a headline grabbing number...
  • Tea party groups work to remove names from Ohio voter rolls

    09/29/2012 11:40:39 AM PDT · by Olog-hai · 22 replies
    The Los Angeles Times ^ | September 26, 2012, 6:35 p.m. | Michael Finnegan
    Lori Monroe, a 40-year-old Democrat who lives in central Ohio, was startled a few weeks ago to open a letter that said a stranger was challenging her right to vote in the presidential election. Monroe, who was recovering from cancer surgery, called the local election board to protest. A local tea party leader was trying to strike Monroe from the voter rolls for a reason that made no sense: Her apartment building in Lancaster was listed as a commercial property. "I'm like, really? Seriously?" Monroe said. "I've lived here seven years, and now I'm getting challenged?" Monroe's is one of...
  • 'Occupy' terrorists now called 'Radical Right' by Southern Poverty Law Center

    09/10/2012 9:34:08 AM PDT · by Old Sarge · 40 replies
    American Thinker ^ | Sep 9, 2012 | Thomas Lifson
    The media has done its best to ignore the Occupy terrorists, but have now confessed. Perhaps drawing inspiration from Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, who can lie with an utterly straight face about reality (what she said on tape about the Israeli ambassador, what happened on the floor of the DNC when the words Jerusalem and God were excised and then restored to the platform), the Southern Poverty Law Center has stepped in to solve the problem for the left. Re-define the Occupy movement as "radical right."
  • Black couple denied wedding at Mississippi church July 30, 2012

    07/30/2012 4:16:00 PM PDT · by Morgana · 74 replies
    ABC ^ | 7.30.2012 | ABC
    A rally will be held Monday night in Crystal Springs, Mississippi after a black couple wasnt allowed to get married at their church because of their race. Continue reading The Wilsons were told they couldnt wed at the town's First Baptist Church because it goes against tradition since a black couple had never been married there in its 129-year history. Charles Wilson and his fiance, Te'Andrea, wanted to get married there, but church members got upset. The paster then asked the couple to take their wedding elsewhere. "This had never been done here before, so it was setting a new...
  • Avengers' Director Whedon Goes On Anti-Capitalist Rant

    07/15/2012 11:19:44 AM PDT · by Beave Meister · 40 replies
    Breitbart.com ^ | 7/14/2012 | John Nolte
    So says the guy probably worth somewhere around a gajillion dollars and who likely made somewhere around a thousand times more money from "Avengers" than anyone on the crew. But Whedon's obviously talking about socialism for, you know, other people: We are watching capitalism destroy itself right now, [Whedon] told the audience. He added that America is turning into Tsarist Russia and that were creating a country of serfs. Whedon was raised on the Upper Westside neighborhood of Manhattan in the 1970s, an area associated with left-leaning intellectuals. He said he was raised by people who thought socialism was a...
  • Obama's grandfather tortured by the British? A fantasy (like most of the Presidents own memoir)

    06/19/2012 7:11:19 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 17 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | June 19, 2012 | Toby Harnden
    A new biography of Barack Obama has established that his grandfather was not, as is related in the Presidents own memoir, detained by the British in Kenya and found that claims that he was tortured were a fabrication. 'Barack Obama: The Story' by David Maraniss catalogues dozens of instances in which Obama deviated significantly from the truth in his book 'Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance'. The 641-page book punctures the carefully-crafted narrative of Obamas life. One of the enduring myths of Obamas ancestry is that his paternal grandfather Hussein Onyango Obama, who served as a...
  • Obama: "The Private Sector Is Doing Fine"

    06/08/2012 9:02:51 AM PDT · by Beave Meister · 40 replies
    Question: What about the Republicans saying that you're blaming the Europeans for the failures of your own policies? President Obama: The truth of the matter is that, as I said, we created 4.3 million jobs over the last 27 months, over 800,000 just this year alone. The private sector is doing fine. Where we're seeing weaknesses in our economy have to do with state and local government. Oftentimes cuts initiated by, you know, Governors or mayors who are not getting the kind of help that they have in the past from the federal government and who don't have the same...
  • If Health Insurance Mandates Are Unconstitutional, Why Did the Founding Fathers Back Them?

    04/14/2012 6:57:07 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 71 replies
    The New Republic ^ | April 13, 2012 | Einer Elhauge
    In making the legal case against Obamacares individual mandate, challengers have argued that the framers of our Constitution would certainly have found such a measure to be unconstitutional. Nevermind that nothing in the text or history of the Constitutions Commerce Clause indicates that Congress cannot mandate commercial purchases. The framers, challengers have claimed, thought a constitutional ban on purchase mandates was too obvious to mention. Their core basis for this claim is that purchase mandates are unprecedented, which they say would not be the case if it was understood this power existed. But theres a major problem with this line...
  • Behavior by Department of Justice Officials May Lead to Impeachment

    12/09/2011 6:35:39 AM PST · by Kaslin · 42 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | December 9, 2011 | Katie Pavlich
    It was a very uncomfortable Thursday for Attorney General Eric Holder on Capitol Hill as he testified before the House Judiciary Committee about Operation Fast and Furious. If it wasnt clear that Fast and Furious was implemented as a way to push more gun control measures without the consent of Congress, its crystal clear now. Continued stonewalling from the Justice Department had Rep. James Sensenbrenner talking about impeachment Ranking Member of the House Judiciary Committee Democrat John Conyers called for the enforcement of new gun control measures pushed through the Justice Department in July without the approval of Congress, requiring...
  • Democrat says GOP trying to deny blacks the right to vote

    12/07/2011 10:32:01 AM PST · by jazusamo · 38 replies
    The Hill ^ | December 7, 2011 | Pete Kasperowicz
    A Democratic lawmaker said Wednesday on the House floor that Republican legislators around the country are purposefully trying to deny blacks the right to vote by pushing for voter identification laws. Its no coincidence that a disproportionate number of these affected voters come from communities of color as well as the poor, the elderly and students, said Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.), a former chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus. Having been born and raised in Texas, this certainly looks like a poll tax to me, which those of us remember as a way to prevent African Americans from voting. These...
  • Reid Statement On Supreme Courts Decision To Take Up Health Care Reform

    11/14/2011 12:42:07 PM PST · by mdittmar · 12 replies
    United States Senate Democrats ^ | 11/14/11 | Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid
    Washington, D.C.Nevada Senator Harry Reid issued the following statement after the U.S. Supreme Court announced it will consider the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act.Families, seniors and small businesses in Nevada and across the country are reaping the benefits of health insurance reform. Prescription drug costs for seniors are falling as the Medicare donut hole closes, insurance companies can no longer deny coverage to children with pre-existing conditions, and business owners are taking advantage of tax breaks. Just last week, a conservative judge appointed by President Reagan ruled that this legislation is Constitutional, and I am confident the high court...
  • Biden Propagandizes 5th Graders: Things Got Really Bad Before We Came Into Office

    10/06/2011 9:55:16 AM PDT · by yoe · 21 replies
    Breitbart TV ^ | October 6, 2011
    Vice President Joe Biden "educates" the 5th graders at a Tampa Bay school that the horrible economy is President Bush's fault.Video
  • Herman Cain leaving the campaign trail: Why now?

    10/03/2011 6:15:17 PM PDT · by Polybius · 222 replies
    Christian Science Monitor ^ | October 3, 2011 | David Grant
    Herman Cain leaving the campaign trail: Why now? Herman Cain is surging in popularity in a number of polls. So why is Herman Cain putting his campaign on hold for the next month? The Hermantor Experience is, by almost any measure, the hottest thing going in the GOP presidential primary (not named Chris Christie). < snip> But Cain seems destined to squander it. And heres why. As NBCs thoughtful First Read points out this morning, Cain's promoting a book - and appears to be taking himself off the campaign trail for almost a month. Cain wont be back in the...
  • Sarah Palin accused of taking cocaine in new book

    09/14/2011 11:06:24 PM PDT · by Berlin_Freeper · 50 replies
    telegraph.co.uk ^ | September 15 2011 | Nick Allen
    The allegations about the former Alaska Governor, who has been pursued by the tabloid press since running for the Vice Presidency in 2008, were originally published in the National Enquirer, which quoted publishing sources close to the book.
  • OBAMA WEB TO REPORT 'GOSSIP, SMEARS, ATTACKS' ON PRESIDENT

    09/13/2011 4:59:29 PM PDT · by libh8er · 272 replies · 1+ views
    http://www.attackwatch.com/
  • Waters opens NAACP conference with fiery defense of race-conscious politics

    07/26/2011 12:58:14 PM PDT · by La Enchiladita · 40 replies
    Los Angeles Wave ^ | July 25, 2011 | Andre Herndon
    Rep. Maxine Waters delivered a blistering defense of race-conscious politics on Sunday, telling thousands of delegates to the NAACP's national convention that conservative politicians are actively working to roll back the voting rights of African-Americans ahead of the 2012 presidential election. "With only 15 months left before the next presidential election, Republicans are rewriting voting laws to require photo identification at the polls, reduce the number of days of early voting and to enhance voting restrictions against ex-felons and out-of-state students," Waters said, citing legislation signed into law by GOP governors in Texas, Wisconsin and Florida.
  • Michele Bachmanns Husband is Gay Meme (Gay Activists Pushing hard on this)

    07/15/2011 12:53:53 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 213 replies
    Outside the Beltway ^ | 07/15/2011 | James Joyner
    Ive been hearing whispers that Michele Bachmanns husband, Marcus, is gay for a while. Its now exploding into a full-on meme. Given my early bedtime, Im always at least a day late on Daily Show bits. Last night, I saw this episode from Wednesday: CLICK ABOVE LINK FOR THE VIDEO Now, I admit, Marcus Bachmann is pudgy and has a less-than-baritone voice. But, last I checked, those arent the distinguishing characteristics of homosexuality. Apparently, gay activist Dan Savage has started pushing the meme hard, too. And Slates June Thomas is calling him out: Dan Savage begins each of his Savage...
  • Could $12 Trillion Really Be Right? Absolutely! (The latest liberal lies)

    07/14/2011 3:47:50 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 14 replies
    Complete Proof of the $12 Trillion Republican Debt Just below you can see the calculation and the documentation links for the Reagan-Bushes $12 Trillion ($12,049 Billion) national debt as of September 30, 2010. You can download this as an excel spreadsheet by clicking: Download as XLS. Their debt has 4 parts, but the bulk of it is calculated from 4 inputs (yellow and tan) that you can check with the color coded links to the treasury at the bottom. This will verify the $3.4 Trillion Reagan-Bush debt and the $6.1 Trillion G.W. Bush debt. Together that's $9.5 Trillion. Now some...