Free Republic 3rd Quarter Fundraising Target: $88,000 Receipts & Pledges to-date: $56,699
Woo hoo!! And we're now over 64%!! Thank you all very much!! God bless.

Keyword: libtards

Brevity: Headers | « Text »
  • Hating Whitey Makes Unexpected Comeback

    10/23/2009 3:30:50 AM PDT · by Scanian · 39 replies · 2,058+ views
    The American Thinker ^ | October 23, 2009 | Kyle-Anne Shiver
    Here we are only nine months into the ubiquitously proclaimed "post-racial presidency," and all that promised harmony among the races has disappeared faster than a Chicago minute. All it took for addled minds to conjure shadows of racism behind every whitey tree in the whole American forest were voices raised in dissent over the President's far-left policies. No sooner had congress' summer recess begun -- without the President's hoped-for passage of Obamacare -- than the racist cries began their assent. Nancy Pelosi threw down the "swastika" gauntlet aimed at townhall attendees, which essentially tarred those citizens with white-supremacy slander. In...
  • US court reviews Ariz. registration requirement

    10/20/2009 6:17:04 PM PDT · by machogirl · 7 replies · 828+ views
    AP | October 20, 2009 | Paul Davenport
    link only per restrictions
  • Video: Sen. Durbin mocks God on Senate floor

    10/07/2009 2:35:21 PM PDT · by clyde_m · 13 replies · 792+ views
    The Patriot Room ^ | October 7, 2009 | Clyde Middleton
    Today, on the Senate floor Sen. Dick Durbin mocked complaints on the ever-growing health care bill. “1000 pages, so what?” he said. Durbin also compared Democrats’ massive health care legislation to the Lord’s work: “Maybe God got it right with the Ten Commandments and their brevity.” This dude needs to burn ...
  • Liberal media insanity hits new high

    09/12/2009 9:01:13 PM PDT · by Scanian · 21 replies · 1,706+ views
    The American Thinker Blog ^ | September 12, 2009 | Cliff Thier
    Mark today as the date that the mainstream media put a gun in its mouth and pulled the trigger. The cover of Newsweek: IS YOUR BABY RACIST? Illustrated with a close up photo of a (white) baby. To ask the question is to answer it. Welcome to the post-racial world of Barack Obama.
  • Progressives decry resignation of Van Jones

    09/07/2009 2:04:01 AM PDT · by South40 · 38 replies · 1,368+ views
    SFGate ^ | September 7, 2009 | Joe Garofoli
    The middle-of-the-night resignation Sunday of longtime Bay Area activist Van Jones as a White House environmental adviser left many progressives angry at the Obama administration for buckling to conservative criticism of Jones' controversial past comments and actions. The administration is losing not only one of the nation's leading environmentalists, progressives say, but one of the few liberal voices with President Obama's ear. Jones resigned amid a furor over his signature on a 2004 petition questioning the government's actions around the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. Supporters say the administration surely knew his background when they appointed Jones, the first African American...
  • DOW Agents Find Bear Devouring Elderly Woman

    08/08/2009 12:43:24 PM PDT · by Baladas · 40 replies · 2,763+ views
    The Denver Channel ^ | August 7, 2009 | staff
    OURAY, Colo. -- A bear was found Friday devouring the body of a 73-year-old woman who had been repeatedly asked not to feed the bears, the Division of Wildlife said. A caretaker saw the bear feeding on the woman's body as she lay outside of her home, just north of Ouray. The caretaker called 911 and dispatchers reported the incident to the DOW. While it's unclear if she was killed by the bear or died of other causes, there were wounds from an animal found on her body, DOW spokesman Joe Lewandowski said. Lewandowski said the woman was known to...
  • Spoof poster of Obama's face painted as The Joker branded 'dangerous and mean-spirited'

    08/04/2009 9:28:14 AM PDT · by AngelesCrestHighway · 76 replies · 4,024+ views
    Mail Online ^ | 08/04/09 | Mail Foreign Service
    A poster depicting Barack Obama as Batman villain The Joker has been called 'mean-spirited and dangerous' by the U.S. President's supporters. The image, which has been adopted by Mr Obama's critics, shows him wearing the white face paint and smudged red lips of the character most recently played by the late actor Heath Ledger. Beneath the picture reads the word 'socialism'.
  • Free Republic: glass ant farm for zealots (whiny anti-Freep rant)

    07/29/2009 8:13:38 AM PDT · by big black dog · 91 replies · 1,934+ views
    Globe and mail ^ | Ivor Tossel
    ...The site is a venerable and storied Web forum for American arch-conservatives. Funded by member donations, it was founded in 1996 as an anti-Clinton grandstand, and soon became a place where members could post news stories and discuss them -- though "discussion" might be the wrong word. More often, it's a kind of pantomime, where the name of the game is to cheer the good guy and boo the bad guy every time he creeps on stage...
  • It obviously is now time to beat the Republicans about the head and kick them when they fall

    07/16/2009 1:04:07 AM PDT · by Jim Robinson · 116 replies · 3,307+ views ^ | July 15, 2009 | by: zulchzulu
    It seems that Obama has finally begun to realize that so-called "bipartisan" legislation is a pointless, silly and otherwise foolish notion when dealing with the Republicans. They are The Party of No. No ideas. No solutions. No clues. And when 2010 and 2012 come, no victories... hopefully. They have tried to stop the obvious destruction of our economic, banking, housing, healthcare and other sectors that they fully allowed to happen starting back in the Reagan years and fully implemented from 1994-2006. The Republicans have failed and are now an ever-shrinking party that caters to the spiritually superstitious, homophobic, racist and...
  • Sandra Bernhard: Issues 'gang rape' warning to Sarah Palin

    06/27/2009 9:00:07 AM PDT · by politicalmerc · 42 replies · 2,601+ views
    New York Daily News ^ | 9/19/2008 | Tracy Miller
    Sandra Bernhard issued a blistering warning to Sarah Palin during a performance of her new one-woman show. The Republican V.P. nom would be "gang-raped by my big black brothers" if she enters Manhattan, Bernhard said. Palin is said to be making a campaign stop in New York next week.
  • Time's Joe Klein: Ahmadinejad the Iranian Version of George W. Bush

    06/23/2009 12:51:09 PM PDT · by pissant · 32 replies · 1,162+ views
    Newsbusters ^ | 6/23/09 | Noel Sheppherd
    If beating dead horses were an Olympic event, Joe Klein would have more medals gracing his neck than Michael Phelps. On his magazine's Swampland blog, the Time columnist returned to his latest overwrought left-wing pandering point: labeling hardliner President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad as the Iranian version of George W. Bush: The protesters admire our freedom, but they are appalled--and insulted--by our neocolonialist condescension over the past 50 years. The reformers, and even some conservatives, consider Ahmadinejad the George W. Bush of Iran--a crude, unsophisticated demagogue, who puts a strong Potemkin face to the world without very much knowledge of what the...
  • LibTards: A Bush Behind Every Tree

    06/19/2009 6:25:55 AM PDT · by foutsc · 284+ views
    Nietzsche is Dead ^ | 19 June 09 | foutsc
    Ben Smith wrote an interesting article in Politico about how conservatives are not united on the the Iran elections. It didn't take long for the progressive pigeons to fly in and encrust it with their ignorant brain droppings. It's amusing to see partisans inject their own ideology into the struggles of other cultures, even to the point of defending tyranny. Here is one liberal comment borne of historical ignorance: "Many of these neocon's ideology is why Iran had their 1979 Islamic Revolution in the first place." Yeah, it had nothing to do with religion or secular dictatorships, the Ayatollah really...
  • Pretentious Liberal Snobs

    06/17/2009 10:25:36 PM PDT · by pissant · 25 replies · 1,472+ views
    Townhall ^ | 6/17/09 | Ashley Herzog
    Let’s put aside the fact that David Letterman’s jokes about Sarah Palin and her daughters were sexist, as NOW and other feminist groups have acknowledged. We should also ask why he thought it was a cutting insult to compare Palin to a flight attendant—and other normal Americans that upper-crust liberals would never associate with. The obvious answer: they’re snobs. It’s why they laughed along with another Letterman monologue likening Palin to members of the lowly working class. “She looks like the waitress at the coffee shop who draws a little smiley face on your check,” he said. “She looks like...
  • Conservative voices promote violence

    06/09/2009 10:45:06 PM PDT · by pissant · 39 replies · 1,171+ views
    Edmund Sun ^ | 6/9/09 | Stephen Dick (???)
    Anderson, Ind. — Conservatives, spewing forth their poison in the media, have set the stage for violent retribution against people they don’t like or disagree with. Then, when those acts take place, there is some backpedaling, but deep down right-wing true believers agree with the violence. A few months ago, conservatives were outraged at a Department of Justice memo advising local law enforcement agencies to keep an eye on right-wing terrorists. The outcry worked. The DOJ backed down and even liberals recoiled that the feds should cast the same eye on rednecks as they do Muslims. Now we see that...
  • Reagan the 'Moses of...Greedy White Men'; Beat Reagan Statue with Shoe Like Saddam's?

    06/09/2009 10:35:38 PM PDT · by pissant · 25 replies · 1,008+ views
    Newsbusters ^ | 6/9/09 | Brent Baker
    Catching up with Friday night's Real Time with Bill Maher on HBO, guest D.L. Hughley -- the actor/comedian who until recently had a show on CNN -- insisted “you never saw drugs or drive-byes or homeless people” in inner-cities before Reagan “cut” social programs and became “the Moses of...greedy white men.” Left-wing blogger Jeremy Scahill predicted “some guys” will pull down the new Capitol rotunda Reagan statue “and drag it through the street like the Saddam statue with some kid hitting it with a shoe.” Pegged to the placement of the new statute of Ronald Reagan, Hughley declared: “I didn't...
  • Minn. group sues over voter registration records

    05/29/2009 6:04:40 AM PDT · by WOBBLY BOB · 9 replies · 851+ views
    pioneer press ^ | 5-28-09 | ap
    ST. PAUL, Minn.—A group of conservatives sued Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie and 25 county election officials Thursday over allegedly incomplete voter records. Minnesota Majority president Jeff Davis said the counties failed to post voter history updates as required within six weeks of the November 2008 election. His lawsuit also alleges that Ritchie's office has yet to update voter records to reflect all those who voted. Davis said the lawsuit was filed Thursday with the Minnesota Supreme Court. Ritchie, a Democrat, said the attorney general's office will respond to the lawsuit.
  • Islamists' Unlikely Ally: the ADL

    05/22/2009 1:09:43 AM PDT · by rmlew · 8 replies · 401+ views ^ | May 20, 2009 | Stephen Steinlight
    The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) is making news again, or, to put it less dramatically, it's garnered a few headlines in Jewish weeklies, some coverage in papers in south Florida, a piece in JTA, angry disbelief on anti-Islamist websites (see, for instance, here and here), and from Jewish bloggers, and an accolade in the on-line publication of the leading Muslim/Islamist organization in the United States, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR). CAIR is nothing short of flabbergasted if understandably pleased by the ADL's latest loopy escapade. Though Abe Foxman, ADL National Director, would prefer if all the press his organization receives...
  • Janeane: A ‘I Hate Myself’ Production

    04/24/2009 7:59:35 AM PDT · by Scanian · 13 replies · 718+ views
    Big Hollywood ^ | April 24, 2009 | Burt Prelutsky
    I’m not of the opinion that a person has to be perfect in order to point out the failings of others, but liberals take it to such an extreme that you have to wonder if they have any self-awareness at all. I mean, when someone like George Soros, who collaborated with the Nazis, compared George W. Bush to Adolf Hitler, am I the only one who wondered if he meant it as a compliment? Or take Janeane Garofalo, who says stupid things with such regularity you might take her for a sulky teenager even though she’s 44 years old. Because...
  • Sweet: GE chairman confronted about MSNBC bias at shareholders’ meeting

    04/23/2009 6:21:08 AM PDT · by devane617 · 24 replies · 1,759+ views ^ | 04/22/2009 | Allahpundit
    Later, during the umpteenth question about MSNBC, another shareholder’s microphone was cut, according to multiple attendees. “The crowd was very upset with MSNBC because of its leftward tilt,” one attendee said. “Some former employees said they were embarrassed by it.”
  • Libtard Protestors Not Sure Exactly Who or What They are Protesting - Video

    03/19/2009 7:37:55 AM PDT · by Notoriously Conservative · 9 replies · 593+ views ^ | 03 19 09 | Notoriously Conservative
    Yes, it has been confirmed. Libtards will show up to any protest against the right, against the military, against Republicans, etc., even if they don't know exactly what they are protesting. Libtards live for protests, that's where they score another bumper sticker to put on their car, and trade ideas for taking care of their dreadlocks and leg hair. (video on site)
  • Right Wingnut Incitements to Violence Are Being Acted Upon THE FBI AND SECRET SERVICE NEED OUR HELP

    03/09/2009 10:16:59 AM PDT · by Jim Robinson · 217 replies · 8,010+ views
    A libtard blog ^ | March 9, 2009 |
    Excerpts: As you all know, Skyewriter recently wrote about the dangerous incitement to violence and direct threats at Free Republic. I also posted and directed you to Skywriter’s blog. Skyewriter and I were deluged with gun bloggers and other right wingnuts (and just nuts) who denied that this was a direct threat. ~~snip~~ One week after Skywriter posted and I directed those on my blog to the post, the Daily Kos posted on the same topic. They detailed a thread in which the wingnuts were ranting, no doubt with white froth at the mouth, about our duly elected President who...
  • A 'Rush Is the Leader' TV Ad

    03/03/2009 4:12:09 PM PST · by redk · 47 replies · 1,491+ views
    The Atlantic ^ | 3/3/09 | Chris Good
    Continuing the newfound theme of liberals proclaiming Rush Limbaugh the leader of the GOP (more on that here), activist group Americans United for Change has announced it will begin airing a TV ad dedicated, almost solely, to making that claim, calling on Republicans to reject Limbaugh's politics.
  • Study: Network coverage biased toward GOP

    02/24/2009 3:47:45 PM PST · by pissant · 68 replies · 1,802+ views
    UPI ^ | 2/24/09 | staff
    BLOOMINGTON, Ind., Feb. 24 (UPI) -- The major U.S. broadcasters demonstrated bias towards Republicans in their coverage of presidential campaigns between 1992 and 2004, a new book contends. Maria Elizabeth Grabe and Erik Bucy, both associate professors of telecommunications at Indiana University, are the authors of "Image Bite Politics: News and the Visual Framing of Elections" published by Oxford University Press. They analyzed coverage of the elections on ABC, CBS and NBC and concluded all three networks showed a slight tilt to the Republican side. "We don't think this is journalists conspiring to favor Republicans. We think they're just so...
  • Racist remarks make Coulter an unwelcome speaker at the College

    02/11/2009 5:24:20 PM PST · by pissant · 98 replies · 2,757+ views
    The Signal ^ | 2/11/09 | Mike Loretta Kowalczyk
    I write today regarding the College's decision to invite a particular speaker to our campus. This decision to invite her on behalf of the College is one that involves our whole campus and signals that we as a whole will receive her openly. Unfortunately, I am certain she will not receive many of us so kindly. I'm speaking of Ann Coulter, and I am advising you to rescind her invitation. The United States is a nation that prides itself on acceptance and diversity and refuses to accept any less. The same holds true for the College. We are proud of...
  • Liberals: Maybe We Aren't As Patriotic As Republicans After All

    12/26/2008 12:59:26 PM PST · by Bill Dupray · 16 replies · 935+ views
    The Patriot Room ^ | December 26, 2008 | Bill Dupray
    Bookmark this page for whenever you question a liberal's patriotism and he howls like like a scorched monkey. In an L.A. Times op-ed, Joel Stein leaks some Liberal state secrets. I don't love America. That's what conservatives are always telling liberals like me. Their love, they insist, is truer, deeper and more complete. Then liberals, like all people who are accused of not loving something, stammer, get defensive and try to have sex with America even though America will then accuse us of wanting it for its body and not its soul. When America gets like that, there's no winning....
  • Franken Gets Bump from 171 Found Ballots

    12/03/2008 9:26:02 AM PST · by rightinthemiddle · 140 replies · 8,949+ views ^ | 12-3-08
    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A newly discovered group of ballots is giving a slight boost to Democrat Al Franken's chances in the disputed Minnesota Senate race, but it still isn't enough to undo the incumbent's persistent lead. Ramsey County officials found the 171 ballots yesterday, just as they were wrapping up their recount. After the votes were tallied, Franken gained 37 votes on incumbent Sen. Norm Coleman's lead.
  • CNN moron and left-wing blogs perpetuate Bush Snub That Wasn’t

    11/21/2008 7:15:48 PM PST · by pissant · 26 replies · 1,448+ views ^ | 11/2/108 | Michelle Malkin
    The Bush Derangement Syndrome lemmings on the Internet lit up yesterday over a video that supposedly showed world leaders “snubbing” George Bush and refusing to shake his hand. CNN moron Rick Sanchez wet his pants over the video, exulting that Bush was being treated like the kid in high school with “cooties.” He then ranted about Bush as a “bully” who deserved rude treatment from the world because “What goes around comes around.” The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart cackled over the clip, too. It was left to CNN humorist Jeanne Moos to set the dunces straight. Bush had been shaking...
  • Obama: Giving Raspberry to Liberals With Cabinet/Staff

    11/20/2008 1:48:28 PM PST · by Dubya-M-DeesWent2SyriaStupid! · 50 replies · 2,184+ views ^ | November 20, 2008 | Warner Todd Huston
    DailyKos and DemocraticUndergroud types are starting to get a bit miffed at their messiah. So far, no one from their ranks has been given the nod to take a spot on Obama's staff or to fill his cabinet openings. The "progressives" are noticing, too, that far from bringing a "new" wave of politics to Washington, so far Obama is bringing back the age of Clinton. Instead of Washington becoming Obamopolis, it is a re-birthed Clintonville that is rising like a phoenix from the ashes. It is certainly too early to claim that Barack Obama is going to be a...
  • Zogby Poll: Almost No Obama Voters Ace Election Test

    11/18/2008 6:26:44 PM PST · by GVnana · 82 replies · 4,483+ views
    Zogby International ^ | 11/18/2008 | Zogby International
    Released: November 18, 2008 Zogby Poll: Almost No Obama Voters Ace Election Test Survey finds most Obama voters remembered negative coverage of McCain/Palin statements but struggled to correctly answer questions about coverage associated with Obama/Biden UTICA, New York -- Just 2% of voters who supported Barack Obama on Election Day obtained perfect or near-perfect scores on a post election test which gauged their knowledge of statements and scandals associated with the presidential tickets during the campaign, a new Zogby International telephone poll shows. Zogby Statement on Ziegler poll: Only 54% of Obama voters were able to answer at least half...
  • Republicans wasted their advantage with sleaze: Expert

    11/04/2008 10:39:21 AM PST · by pissant · 24 replies · 1,175+ views
    ANI ^ | 11/4/08 | Some Hack
    London, Nov.4 (ANI): The Republicans had all the advantages with them to sweep this year's presidential polls in the United States, but wasted it with sleaze, the editor of The Economist, John Micklethwait, claimed. On Friday, The Economist endorsed Barack Obama. It's time, runs the leader in the current edition of the magazine that still likes to be known as a newspaper. America should take a chance and make Obama the next leader of the free world, it says.The decision to support the Illinois senator was taken at last Monday's editorial meeting. That meeting followed a conference call between Micklethwait...
  • Confirmed: Liberals Imagine McCain-Palin Supporters Yelling N-Word at Rallies

    10/28/2008 11:49:15 AM PDT · by pissant · 20 replies · 1,233+ views
    Weekly Standards ^ | 10/28/08 | staff
    Really, anything with the short "i" sound in it will do. After all, it's muddled crowd noise on a CNN feed, and if you're a race-obsessed partisan who is just dying to think the worst of conservatives, you'll hear the n-word or "kill him" in whatever you're listening to. You'll then post video of the muddled crowd noise with your interpretation superimposed upon it on You Tube to the delight of 200,000 other race-obsessed partisans. Too bad it wasn't the n-word at all. As another Kos diarist confirms, to his/her great, great credit, the person in the crowd was yelling...
  • GOP spent $150,000 in donations on Palin's look

    10/22/2008 12:45:51 PM PDT · by pissant · 72 replies · 1,605+ views
    ap/politico ^ | 10/22/08 | Jim Kuheeinn
    WASHINGTON (AP) — When the Republican Party decided to coordinate expenses with John McCain's presidential campaign, who knew it would be color coordinated. The Republican National Committee spent about $150,000 on clothing, hair styling, makeup and other "campaign accessories" in September for the McCain campaign after Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin joined the ticket as his running mate. The McCain campaign now says the clothing will go to a "charitable purpose" after the campaign. The expenses include $75,062 spent at Neiman Marcus in Minneapolis and $41,850 in St. Louis in early September. The committee also reported spending $4,100 for makeup and...
  • Palin says election result rests in God's hands

    10/22/2008 12:26:22 PM PDT · by pissant · 66 replies · 2,104+ views
    AP/Yahoo ^ | 10/22/08 | Ed Gorski
    DENVER – Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin describes herself as a "hard-core pro-lifer" and expresses confidence that in spite of disheartening polls, "putting this in God's hands, that the right thing for America will be done at the end of the day on Nov. 4." In an interview with evangelical leader James Dobson that aired Wednesday, Palin said she thought Republican presidential candidate John McCain would implement the GOP platform if elected — "I do, from the bottom of my heart" — but McCain doesn't support the platform on three issues important to evangelicals: abortion, gay marriage and embryonic...
  • Texas group opposing border fence in Washington

    10/21/2008 5:02:01 PM PDT · by 3AngelaD · 10 replies · 293+ views
    Houston Chronicla ^ | Oct. 21, 2008 | ANABELLE GARA
    DALLAS — A fence along the U.S.-Mexico border would trample on human rights and its construction should be halted, a group from the University of Texas will contend during the first international hearing on the issue Wednesday. Several students and faculty will present their concerns during the hearing in Washington before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, which is part of the Organization of American States. The university group wants the commission to recommend stopping the construction of 670 miles of barriers that were approved by Congress in an effort to stem illegal immigration and drug smuggling. "I think this...
  • Why Liberals Despise Sarah Palin

    10/15/2008 3:17:38 PM PDT · by pissant · 37 replies · 1,399+ views
    EIB ^ | 10/15/08 | Rush Limbaugh
    BEGIN TRANSCRIPT RUSH: Gloria Borger was on CNN's Election Center last night, the host Campbell Brown. "Where do things stand, Gloria? Is Sarah Palin hurting rather than helping the McCain campaign?" BORGER: Well, she certainly isn't bringing along Hillary Clinton supporters. Anybody who thought that she was going to bring along Hillary Clinton supporters was not looking at Sarah Palin's record and Hillary Clinton's record. She is bringing along white men who like her a lot and she's rallying the base. But is she bringing along those independent voters? Absolutely not. RUSH: Now, the very moment Gloria Borger was saying...
  • More Conservatives Calling for Palin's Ouster

    09/30/2008 6:25:50 PM PDT · by pissant · 147 replies · 3,894+ views
    WXYZ ^ | 9/30/08 | staff
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Has Sarah Palin become a liability for John McCain? Since joining his ticket, the overnight political celebrity has seen the shine come off her poll standings and doubts surface among some conservatives once excited about her candidacy. The Alaska governor still draws huge crowds and energizes McCain's drive for the White House. Yet a whirlwind month after he made her his running mate, Palin is starting to seem very, very vulnerable. A stumbling interview with CBS's Katie Couric last week in which Palin equated her state's proximity to Russia with foreign policy experience may have been her...
  • More Lib Psychosis from Salon

    09/10/2008 2:05:09 PM PDT · by ajwharton · 35 replies · 166+ views
    Salon ^ | Sept. 10, 2008 | Cintra Wilson
    Hooo wee, the crazed frothing psychosis is out on display now! (hat tip to The Corner) Read more at the jump
  • (Vanity) Stick This on Your Volvo, or, Sloganeers For Truth

    08/17/2008 10:54:41 AM PDT · by grey_whiskers · 15 replies · 937+ views
    grey_whiskers ^ | 8-17-2008 | grey_whiskers
    The invasion of Georgia by Russia, at the behest of Vladimir Putin, has raised a firestorm of commentary and actions. Charles Krauthammer has suggested kicking Russia out of G8; Barack Obama went surfing in Hawaii; Poland has signed an agreement with the United States on missile defense. Along with all of the commentary, there has been a plethora of voices suggesting what Russia gains from the affair. First, it sends a message that siding with the United States is not a guaranteed win; it is a shot across the bow of other places, such as the Ukraine; it is a...
  • Lesbian Activists At Smith College Riot, Shut Down Ryan Sorba Speech On "The Born Gay Hoax"

    05/06/2008 4:28:15 PM PDT · by Laissez-faire capitalist · 41 replies · 149+ views
    Mass Resistance ^ | 3/29/2008 | Staff
    "We're here, we're queer, get used to it!" Dozens of lesbian activists at Smith College climbed in through windows and stormed the podium in a riot scene shortly after Ryan Sorba began a speech on his upcoming book, The Born Gay Hoax. The melee forced an end to the speech before a packed hall in the library on the Northhampton campus. Uniformed police officers and a plainclothes security guard were in the room but mostly just stood and watched. Rather than take action against the rioters, the officers and a university official walked to the podium and ordered Sorba to...
  • D.C. anti-gang effort: Call them 'crews'

    04/30/2008 3:29:17 PM PDT · by dynachrome · 18 replies · 52+ views
    Washington Times ^ | 4-30-08 | David C. Lipscomb
    When is a gang not a gang? When it's based in the District. D.C. officials insist on describing groups of young males as "crews," rather than gangs, even when they are held responsible for violent acts such as the wave of killings in the city last weekend. But police officials in other cities say the distinction is counterproductive. "The very first step in dealing with gangs is denial," said Capt. Charles Bloom of the Philadelphia Police Department. "Then you get to the point that you can't deny it any more." D.C. police, lawmakers and community activists say the groups are...
  • Bush Heckler Arrested After Punching Wheelchair-Bound Girl

    04/24/2008 6:20:15 PM PDT · by dynachrome · 61 replies · 1,159+ views
    Fox News ^ | 4-24-08 | unattributed
    man heckling First Lady Laura Bush and daughter Jenna outside the 92nd Street Y was arrested after he punched a wheelchair-bound girl whose parents had told him to shut up, authorities said Wednesday. German Talis, 22, was shouting obscenities at the Bushes, who were leaving the building Tuesday, when he crossed paths with Wendy and John Lovetro and their daughter Maureen, 18, who has cerebral palsy.
  • Kosovans short of funds for Bill Clinton statue

    12/16/2007 5:02:43 PM PST · by ThreePuttinDude · 35 replies · 162+ views ^ | Oct 2, 2007 | pool writer
    PRISTINA, Serbia (AFP) — A group of Kosovo Albanians [muslims] appealed Tuesday for donations after they ran out of money to build a statue of former US president Bill Clinton. "With this act we will express sympathy, love and respect to president Clinton," Agim Rexhepi, head of the Friends of America association, told reporters. The three-metre (10-foot) tall monument is still under construction in a studio in the city of Podujevo, 40 kilometres (25 miles) north of the Kosovan capital Pristina. "The main work that remained unfinished is casting the statue in bronze. It can only be done outside of...
  • Karmic Blowback

    12/10/2007 7:06:04 PM PST · by moneyrunner · 22 replies · 54+ views
    Virginian Pilot ^ | 12/7/2007 | Ron Stone
    The following letter was printed in the Virginian Pilot by a reader sympathetic to their editorial position. Listening to and reading the hateful vitriol against undocumented immigrants, a person unfamiliar with U.S. history might conclude that we find ourselves innocent of any wrongdoing in this regard. No mention is made about how we took this land by force from the indigenous population, took half of Mexico in a war we precipitated, used slaves to build our economy and sucked the life's blood (resources, labor, environment and right to self-determination) out of Latin America and elsewhere via free trade, economic restructuring...
  • UC Berkeley Ejects Tree-Sitters to Build Sports Center

    11/27/2007 5:06:23 PM PST · by Baladas · 53 replies · 58+ views
    FOX News ^ | November 23, 2007 | staff
    BERKELEY, Calif. — University of California officials have won the legal right to oust a band of tree-sitters who've taken up residence in an oak grove standing in the way of a planned sports center. But how do you uproot a tree-sitter in Berkeley, one of America's most politically correct cities? "Extremely difficult," acknowledges campus spokesman Dan Mogulof. As the protest nears its one-year anniversary, plenty of people have suggestions: Fire hoses, skunk spray and tranquilizer darts are among the thorny ideas Internet posters have planted. So far, the university has moved cautiously. The university wants to remove dozens of...
  • So Easy, A Conservative Can Do It

    08/30/2007 5:38:08 AM PDT · by theothercheek · 53 replies · 1,126+ views
    Writing about that recent Associated Press-Ipsos poll on the number of books Americans read in the previous year, San Francisco Chronicle columnist Debra J. Sauders pounced on how AP reported the findings – specifically, that "liberals read more books than conservatives": The poll found that among people polled who read at least one book in the last year, liberals read nine books and conservatives read eight.When I called Michael Gross, associate vice president of Ipsos public affairs, to find out more about the Ipsos poll, he told me the one-book difference "is within the margin of error, it's not a...
  • Progressives For Racist Smears? (Fred Alert!)

    08/09/2007 12:27:55 PM PDT · by Josh Painter · 34 replies · 660+ views
    Captain's Quarters ^ | August 9, 2007 | Ed Morrissey
    It doesn't take long for provocateurs to crawl out of the woodwork to attack candidates, especially in stealth attacks. With Fred Thompson, they've apparently started before he officially enters the race -- and in one case, race is the operative word. Apparently hoping to confuse web surfers looking for Fred's website at, a new site has appeared at -- only this site welcomes people to the Ku Klux Klan, "Bringing a Message of Hope and Deliverance to White Christian America!" It includes links to a variety of disgusting racist sites. Who would post something like this as a...
  • Where Eagles dare, pacifists doctor and dupe (ANSWER & media exposed)

    03/25/2007 2:13:26 PM PDT · by smoothsailing · 56 replies · 1,616+ views
    Canada Free Press ^ | 3-25-07 | Judi McLeod
    A fawning mainstream media Where Eagles dare, pacifists doctor and dupe By Judi McLeod Sunday, March 25, 2007 My friend Jackie Gordon, who exposes anti-war ANSWER for their lies on the Internet, wants to know about pictures posted on their website that appear to be doctored.As we all know by now, the ragtag, loose knit and lovable vets called The Gathering of Eagles changed history in Washington D.C. on March 17. Traveling in great numbers from far distances, they outnumbered ANSWER three to one--but a fawning mainstream media failed to report the facts, as usual taking the side of ANSWER....
  • Can we say doctored photo?

    03/24/2007 4:46:25 PM PDT · by Lady J USA 1981 · 223 replies · 10,469+ views
    Does this photo appear to be doctored to you?
  • Liberals furious at Harper's Taliban accusation

    03/21/2007 7:13:56 PM PDT · by M203M4 · 35 replies · 1,309+ views
    CBC ^ | March 21, 2007 | CBC
    Liberals furious at Harper's Taliban accusation Last Updated: Wednesday, March 21, 2007 | 7:12 PM ET CBC News Prime Minister Stephen Harper went into attack mode in the House of Commons on Wednesday, accusing the Liberals of caring more about Taliban prisoners than Canadian troops. Prime Minister Stephen Harper leaped to the defence of Defence Minister Gordon O'Connor during question period in the House of Commons on Wednesday.(Tom Hanson/Canadian Press) The attack came during Question Period, as the Liberals called for the resignation of Defence Minister Gordon O'Connor over the erroneous information he provided to the government two weeks ago....
  • Leftists Supporting the Troops

    03/19/2007 9:50:50 PM PDT · by Lady J USA 1981 · 43 replies · 1,910+ views
    Little Green Footballs ^ | Monday, March 19, 2007
    Monday, March 19, 2007 Leftists Supporting the Troops Discovered by a reader at Indymedia, this was the scene yesterday in Portland, Oregon, as “anti-war” demonstrators burned not only a US flag, but a US soldier in effigy.