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  • Lerner Hard Drive Was "Scratched"

    07/22/2014 3:10:50 PM PDT · by kristinn · 189 replies
    The House Ways and Means Committee ^ | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
    Washington, DC – Despite early refusals to make available IT professionals who worked on Lois Lerner’s computer, Ways and Means Committee investigators have now learned from interviews that the hard drive of former IRS Exempt Organizations Director Lois Lerner was “scratched,” but data was recoverable. In fact, in-house professionals at the IRS recommended the Agency seek outside assistance in recovering the data. That information conflicts with a July 18, 2014 court filing by the Agency, which stated the data on the hard drive was unrecoverable – including multiple years’ worth of missing emails. “It is unbelievable that we cannot get...
  • Your health care: Obama's $18,000 broken promise

    07/16/2014 8:19:14 AM PDT · by grundle · 16 replies
    foxnews.com ^ | July 15, 2014 | Governor Bobby Jindal
    How would you feel if someone promised to give you a car, and then reneged on that pledge? That’s how all Americans should feel when it comes to ObamaCare -- because Barack Obama’s failed and discredited campaign promise to lower health insurance premiums has cost the average American family an amount equal to the price of many new cars. During his 2008 campaign, one of then-Senator Obama’s most audacious promises was that his health plan would reduce premiums by $2,500 for the average family. His repeatedly made his pledge on videotape; you can view those promises here. But health insurance...
  • Watergate-era Judiciary chief of staff: Hillary Clinton fired for lies, unethical behavior

    05/15/2013 7:20:28 PM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 20 replies
    CainTV ^ | 515/13 | DAN CALABRESE
    I've decided to reprint a piece of work I did nearly five years ago, because it seems very relevant today given Hillary Clinton's performance in the Benghazi hearings. Back in 2008 when she was running for president, I interviewed two erstwhile staff members of the House Judiciary Committee who were involved with the Watergate investigation when Hillary was a low-level staffer there. I interviewed one Democrat staffer and one Republican staffer, and wrote two pieces based on what they told me about Hillary's conduct at the time. -snip- As Hillary Clinton came under increasing scrutiny for her story about facing...
  • New immigration bill has more waivers and exceptions per page than Obamacare

    05/02/2013 10:46:04 AM PDT · by chicagolady · 14 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | May 2, 2013 | Neil Munro
    The Senate’s “Gang of Eight” has released a new version of the immigration bill that contains 999 references to waivers, exemptions and political discretion. The revised 867-page bill contains multiple changes from the first 844-page version, released April 18, but Democrats have not announced any delay to the committee review of the complex bill that begins next week. The bill includes roughly 1.14 waivers or exemptions per page. By comparison, the 2,409-page Obamacare law includes 0.78 waivers and exemptions per page. The Obamacare law contains 1,882 mentions of “unless,” “notwithstanding,” “except,” “exempt,” “waivers,” “discretion” and “may.” “Waiver” is mentioned 209...
  • George Will: Citizenship for Illegal Immigrants Necessary to 'Sustain the Welfare State'

    04/15/2013 1:46:13 AM PDT · by Bratch · 57 replies
    Newsbusters ^ | April 14, 2013 | Noel Sheppard
    On ABC's This Week Sunday, George Will made a comment about the need for a path to citizenship for illegal immigrants that is likely to raise eyebrows on both sides of the aisle. "As the baby boomers retire, and as the birthrate declines, we need something to replenish the workforce to sustain the welfare state" (video follows with transcript and commentary):*NOTE: Video at link* JONATHAN KARL, SUBSTITUTE HOST: George, right to you. You heard a debate among Republicans on immigration. Which side should the Republican Party come down on? GEORGE WILL: Every conservative sympathizes with what Jeff Sessions was saying...
  • MORE Proof Obama is Lying re. Libyan US Consulate attack: Remember What Sean Smith Said?

    09/19/2012 2:22:18 AM PDT · by Reaganite Republican · 11 replies
    Reaganite Republican ^ | September 19, 2012 | Reaganite Republican
    This morning the White House said their position on blaming the anti-Islam film for the death of 4 Americans at the Libyan Consulate on September 11th will remain the same. Minutes later they began a slight backing off - slight, in the face of overwhelming evidence and opinion that the attack was in retaliation for the drone strike on al-Qaeda's second-in-demand and the life sentence of Blind Sheik Omar Rachman... The following was posted here yesterday: About an hour ago, I heard Fox News' Catherine Herridge tell Megyn Kelly that the night Ambassador Chris Stevens died, someone heard someone say...
  • "Born In Kenya": The Media Doth Protest Too Much, Pt. 2

    05/18/2012 10:09:28 AM PDT · by kreitzer · 25 replies
    Deathofthegrownup.com ^ | 5/18/2012 | Diana West
    "Born in Kenya": The Media Doth Protest Too Much, Pt. 2 May 18 Written by: Diana West Friday, May 18, 2012 8:05 AM Again -- as in the case of yesterday's breaking news from Breitbart News that Obama's literary agency bio described him as "born in Kenya" -- the equally fascinating story is the media relationship with this new piece of evidence. To be sure, the appearance of the "born in Kenya" bio raises more questions than it answers. Who provided the original information? Was it all a "simple mistake," as the agency's booklet editor Miriam Goderich now claims? Was...
  • The Washington Post’s Romney hit piece comes apart (An astonishing journalistic train wreck.)

    05/11/2012 4:37:44 PM PDT · by IbJensen · 63 replies
    Human Events ^ | 5/11/2012 | John Hayward
    The Washington Post was already skating on thin ice with its fantastically convenient hit piece on Mitt Romney, published in perfect synchronization with President Obama’s embrace of gay marriage. Designed to paint Romney as a mean-spirited homophobic bully during his prep school days – which, let us remember, occurred over seventeen thousand days ago – the ridiculously bloated and overly-dramatic 5000-word Post “expose” related the story of how Romney allegedly led a gang of high-school hooligans and forcibly cut the hair of a “presumably gay” fellow student named John Lauber. The piece does a great deal of mind-reading to insinuate...
  • Mormonism: A Latter Day Deception

    04/26/2012 1:32:13 PM PDT · by greyfoxx39 · 184 replies
    Mormon Deception.org ^ | Martin Wishnatsky
    What the world calls "Mormonism" will rule every nation.God has decreed it, and his own right arm will accomplish it. Chief Apostle Orson Hyde Journal of Discourses, VII, 48-53Mormonism is neither a fraternal order nor a religious association: it is a kingdom, the kingdom of God. In the words of Joseph F. Smith, sixth Prophet of the Church: The greatest event that has ever occurred in the world, since the resurrection of the Son of God from the tomb and his ascension on high, was the coming of the Father and the Son to that boy Joseph Smith, to...
  • Rep. Anthony Weiner, N.Y. Democrat to hold news conference at 4 p.m. ET

    06/06/2011 12:31:05 PM PDT · by library user · 611 replies
    NBC News via Twitter | June
    Rumor is he will step down.
  • Ridiculous: ABC's Diane Sawyer 20/20 Proselytizes for Islam

    10/02/2010 12:32:30 PM PDT · by greyfoxx39 · 39 replies
    Atlas Shrugs ^ | October 2, 2010 | Pamela Geller
    I just got back. I had TIVO'ed  Diane Sawyer and ABC 's crack team's report on Islam. Forgive me for suggesting you watch it. What crap. Dangerous garbage. I hope America sees through this proselytizing for Islam. I am a half hour into this surrender stupidity and I wish to offer my apology for even posting about it. Sawyer spent the first half hour completely whitewashing Islam and advancing a fallacious Islamic supremacist narrative, da'wah. She got nothing right on Islam. Nothing.This is da'wah -- invitation to Islam. Sawyer and co. have tossed concretes and history out the window...
  • Helen Thomas: "Obama Skewers Insurers" [WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES][BARF ALERT]

    03/10/2010 4:24:34 PM PST · by seanmerc · 37 replies · 1,261+ views
    TheBostonChannel.com ^ | 10 Mar 10 | Helen "Final Chapter" Thomas
    WASHINGTON -- Finally! President Barack Obama has at last zeroed in on the greedy health insurance companies and their opposition to health reform. It’s about time. The president also seems to have awakened the public to the fact that congressional Republicans have mounted a solid wall of resistance to serious efforts at improving the American health care system. Obama is now in the final chapter of his year-long effort to win legislation that would make health insurance affordable and accessible to more Americans, 46 million of whom lack coverage. The Republicans have been admirable for their party discipline: They have...
  • The pResident Is a Friggin' Liar

    03/09/2010 5:48:48 AM PST · by bloodmeridian · 7 replies · 87+ views
    Feed Your ADHD ^ | 3/9/2010 | Snarky Basterd
    We KNOW that. But there’s a good percentage of the American people who don’t. How can they when the Campaigner in Chief has a bully pulpit in TOTUS and keeps crapping lies from his mouth like this one from yesterday’s Obamacare Redux campaign stop in liberal Philly: “Every year, [insurance companies] raise premiums higher and higher. Just last month, Anthem Blue Cross in California tried to jack up rates by nearly 40%.” Them’s high falutin’, drama-charged, fear-mongering words. The problem is, they’re completely twisted ...
  • Are you guys watching Obama lecturing the House GOP? (29 January)

    01/29/2010 9:49:02 AM PST · by SE Mom · 460 replies · 22,435+ views
    29 January 2010
    This is unreal- Obama is lecuring the House GOP retreat- they're asking him questions and he's talking to them like they're 10th graders..
  • Transparency, My (You Know What)

    01/06/2010 5:41:06 AM PST · by bloodmeridian · 1 replies · 199+ views
    Feed Your ADHD ^ | 1/6/2010 | Snarky Basterd/Jamie
    If I were an Islamic terrorist trying to hide a bomb, the best place to get away with it would be Congress and the Obama administration.
  • Michelle O:It's a sacrifice to travel to Europe to pitch the Olympics-we're doing it for the kids.

    09/30/2009 3:11:57 PM PDT · by smoothsailing · 301 replies · 12,974+ views
    Washington Examiner ^ | 9-30-09 | Byron York
    Michelle Obama: It's a 'sacrifice' to travel to Europe to pitch for the Olympics. For Oprah and the president, too. But we're doing it for the kids. By: Byron York Chief Political Correspondent09/30/09 5:12 PM EDT In her speech in Copenhagen today, First Lady Michelle Obama said her trip to Denmark, along with the travel of her "dear friend" and "chit-chat buddy" Oprah Winfrey, as well as tomorrow's visit by President Obama, is a "sacrifice" on behalf of the children of Chicago and the United States. "As much of a sacrifice as people say this is for me or...
  • Another humorous video from Glen Beck: Things falling in N.Y. skies.

    07/23/2009 1:43:40 PM PDT · by Iam1ru1-2 · 1 replies · 449+ views
    GlennBeck.com ^ | 7-23-09 | Glenn Beck
    Humorous Glenn Beck Video
  • 'I'm better off dead. I'm done': How Michael Jackson predicted his death six months ago

    06/27/2009 8:26:15 PM PDT · by devere · 89 replies · 4,342+ views
    The Daily Mail ^ | June 28, 2009 | Ian Halperin
    Whatever the final autopsy results reveal, it was greed that killed Michael Jackson. Had he not been driven – by a cabal of bankers, agents, doctors and advisers – to commit to the gruelling 50 concerts in London’s O2 Arena, I believe he would still be alive today. During the last weeks and months of his life, Jackson made desperate attempts to prepare for the concert series scheduled for next month – a series that would have earned millions for the singer and his entourage, but which he could never have completed, not mentally, and not physically. Michael knew it...
  • Campaign promises that won’t get you elected

    06/04/2009 5:13:46 PM PDT · by markomalley · 1 replies · 280+ views
    Kokomo Perspective ^ | 6/3/2009 | Craig Dunn
    Just for the sake of argument, let’s roll back the calendar to September 2008 and retool Barack Obama’s presidential campaign. Instead of allowing him to preach a message of hope and undefined change, let’s make candidate Obama just a little more specific. Imagine this campaign speech: My name is Barack Obama. Yes, it is true that I have never had a real job in my life, never met a payroll, and have only been a senator for four years. It is also true that I have been running for president for two years and have missed countless Senate votes...
  • Robert Gibbs Moment o' the Day: Bowgate

    04/09/2009 3:58:52 PM PDT · by bloodmeridian · 9 replies · 701+ views
    Feed Your ADHD ^ | 4/9/2009 | Dr. Dave
    A series on b. Hussein's rumbling, bumbling, fumbling, stumbling Press Secretary Robert "Ahhhhh" Gibbs.... Ah, the beauty of bait and switch, deny deny deny, followup a fact presented to you with snark and contempt and arrogance. Such is the world of Gibbsy. Video from today's press briefing.
  • CLIMATE CHANGE? OR JUST A STRETCH OF BAD WEATHER?

    03/02/2008 7:18:20 AM PST · by jdm · 51 replies · 267+ views
    Right-Wing Nut House ^ | March 02, 2008 | by Rick Moran
    I’m no scientist. Neither is Nobel Prize winning global warming alarmist and hypocrite Al Gore. Nor are the legions of global warming deniers who are pointing to a stretch of cold weather as “proof” that global warming is a myth. We are, most of us, not qualified in any way, shape, or form to make any kind of technical or scientific judgment on most of the evidence relating to climate change unless we happen to hold an advanced technical degree and are able to examine that evidence in its totality and not pick and choose headlines that bolster one’s political...
  • Rasmussen Daily Poll (Romney takes 2nd place/16%)

    11/13/2007 8:08:22 AM PST · by Spiff · 224 replies · 208+ views
    Rasmussen Reports ^ | 13 November 2007 | Rasmussen Reports
    The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Tuesday shows Rudy Giuliani on top, Mitt Romney in second, and Fred Thompson sinking in the race for the Republican Presidential Nomination. Giuliani attracts 27% support from Likely Republican Primary voters nationwide while Romney has moved up a couple of points to 16%. John McCain remains in third at 13% while Thompson is now tied with Mike Huckabee at 11%. Ron Paul's support fell a point to 5% and no other Republican tops 2% (see recent daily numbers). In the race for the Democratic Presidential Nomination, Senator Hillary Clinton is the top...
  • Teen Dreamed Of Being Doctor Until Her Secret Got In The Way

    06/25/2007 10:39:15 AM PDT · by Incorrigible · 211 replies · 5,542+ views
    Newhouse News ^ | 7/24/2007 | Nikole Hannah-Jones
    Teen Dreamed Of Being Doctor Until Her Secret Got In The Way By NIKOLE HANNAH-JONES   In spite of hard work, good grades, and several college acceptance letters, this new high school graduate's dreams are threatened by her illegal immigration status. (Photo by Torsten Kjellstrand)     NEWBERG, Ore. — "Angela'' has always been that girl. As in, that girl is sharp. That girl is special. That girl is going somewhere.She excelled in Newberg High School honors courses and made the National Honor Society. She earned a work-study job that introduced her to the town's who's who. She applied for...
  • Day by Day: Telling the truth

    09/10/2006 7:40:00 AM PDT · by sionnsar · 5 replies · 365+ views
    Day by Day ^ | 9/10/2006 | Chris Muir
  • Hezbollah rearming, returning to positions

    08/27/2006 7:47:55 PM PDT · by Iam1ru1-2 · 55 replies · 1,279+ views
    WorldNetDaily.com ^ | By Aaron Klein
    Israeli, Lebanese officials warn of '2nd round' of confrontations Hezbollah has returned to many of its strongholds in south Lebanon and is capable of launching another round of attacks against the Jewish state, Israeli and Lebanese officials tell WorldNetDaily. The statements follow scores of reports Iran and Syria are attempting to rearm Hezbollah one week after a cease-fire between Israel and Lebanon went into effect following 34 days of confrontations that began when Lebanese militia ambushed an Israeli patrol unit, kidnapping two soldiers and killing eight others. "Hezbollah has undoubtedly returned to their positions," Walid Jumblatt, Lebanon's Druze leader and...
  • Unfinished border business Bill Frist

    06/25/2006 12:10:17 PM PDT · by Reaganwuzthebest · 97 replies · 1,392+ views
    Washington Times | June 25, 2006 | Bill Frist
    The immigration bill I voted for in the Senate started the United States down the road to a much better immigration system. But it's not finished. In its broad outlines, I support the comprehensive approach that the Senate bill takes. History has taught us that immigration reform measures cannot work in isolation. Simply strengthening physical border security or beginning a guest worker program will not fix the deep, underlying problems in America's immigration system. Any bill Congress sends to the president must enhance border security, create an operational temporary worker program, provide for work-site enforcement, and address the status of...
  • Corzine on the Verge of Breaking Biggest Campaign Promises

    03/17/2006 4:27:43 AM PST · by Calpernia · 138 replies · 3,051+ views
    Millennium Radio ^ | Friday, March 17, 2006 | Kevin McArdle
    While campaigning to get to where he is now, Jon Corzine boldly promised to increase property tax rebate checks for all eligible New Jerseyans. We've been told the Governor is mulling raising the sales tax from 6% to 7% as well expanding the sales tax include items not currently subject to the levy. Corzine is also said to be considering imposing an income tax surcharge and hiking the cigarette tax a whopping 60-cents a pack. Is the Governor poised to renege on his campaign trail property tax pledge? It is possible. Asked if still intends to fully restore the rebates,...
  • Officials say OK to border fence

    07/27/2005 12:51:58 PM PDT · by SC33 · 47 replies · 1,006+ views
    The Yuma Sun ^ | July 20, 2005 | JONATHAN ATHENS
    Officials say OK to border fence BY JONATHAN ATHENS, STAFF WRITER Published on: July 20, 2005 Federal authorities on Tuesday said the largest vehicle barrier project in the nation, concrete-reinforced steel beams stretching 123 miles along the Arizona-Mexico border, will move forward. The purpose, they say, is to stop commercial alien smugglers, drug traffickers and illegal immigrants from driving vehicles across the Mexico border into the U.S. east of San Luis, Ariz. to the Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument south of Ajo. Yuma sector U.S. Border Patrol spokesman Joe Brigman said: "Not only will it enhance our ability to gain...
  • Bush is Wrong, Kerry is Wrong

    08/17/2004 8:08:40 AM PDT · by Dan2001 · 53 replies · 1,722+ views
    Capital Times ^ | Sunday, August 15, 2004 | Capital Times
    Never mind that Iraq had no significant weapons of mass destruction, and no capacity to develop any such weapons in the foreseeable future. Never mind that there was no serious collaboration between Iraq and Osama bin Laden's al-Qaida network. Never mind that Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein has been replaced by a thuggish "strongman" who has ordered violent attacks on Iraqis that do not share his politics, who has shut down news media that question his authority, and who talks about delaying elections until he deems them appropriate. Never mind that Iraq has become a staging ground for terrorist groups that...
  • Kerry takes page from Gore play book

    08/15/2004 6:48:50 AM PDT · by billorites · 11 replies · 1,238+ views
    Manchester Union Leader ^ | August 15, 2004 | Bernadette Malone
    WHEN NEWS broke in the New Hampshire Sunday News that John Kerry made up the story of Mary Ann Knowles having to work through her chemotherapy for fear of losing her health insurance, deja vu bells went off. Knowles, the New Hampshire resident and campaign volunteer he cited in his Democratic National Convention acceptance speech and used as justification for his health care plan, didn’t work through chemo because of an insurance problem. She kept working because her salary would have been reduced if she had gone on disability — a weighty prospect, to be sure. But, her husband told...
  • Kerry Press Conference

    05/05/2004 12:36:30 PM PDT · by cyncooper · 246 replies · 576+ views
    Fox News Channel | May 5, 2004 | John F. Kerry
    Kerry is set to give a press conference on tv shortly. Shep Smith said he is expected to speak of the Iraqi abuse situation. Will he be asked about yesterday's swiftvet press conference?
  • There is a special place in Hell reserved for ABC radio(post-speech dirty ambush)

    09/07/2003 6:43:42 PM PDT · by Diddle E. Squat · 54 replies · 506+ views
    lying sorry bastards at abc radio news division | 9/7/03 | Angry American sick of journalistic lies
    Immediately after the President's speech on Iraq, ABC radio went to its damage control and counterattack segment(under the guise of analysis). First up was a foreign policy 'expert', which they loudly trumpeted as working for the Reagan, Bush, and (suddenly mumbled) Clinton administrations, implying that he was oh so impartial. He immediately began to attack Bush's credibility, focusing on how there was no connection between Al Queada and Iraq. Said Bush wants badly to imply such a connection, while being careful not to actual state any proof, since "clearly there is absolutely no connection between Iraq and Al Quaeda." I...
  • What's so funny about abstinence, Al Franken?

    08/22/2003 1:05:02 AM PDT · by kattracks · 11 replies · 366+ views
    TownHall.com ^ | 8/22/03 | Michelle Malkin
    Left-wing "comedian" Al Franken got tripped up by some big fat lies this week. He's sorry he got caught, but smugly silent about making fun of countless American kids who have taken abstinence vows.Thanks to Court TV's Smoking Gun Web site (www.thesmokinggun.com), we now know that the Saturday Night Live leftover abused his position as an "academic fellow" (now that's funny) at the Harvard University Kennedy School of Government's Shorenstein Center on the Press, Politics and Public Policy in a puerile attempt to trick Attorney General John Ashcroft into publicly sharing his personal experience with abstinence.Franken urged Ashcroft to share...
  • Clinton's Axis of Evil: Limbaugh, O'Reilly, Hannity

    02/13/2003 6:55:21 AM PST · by kattracks · 38 replies · 465+ views
    NewsMax.com ^ | 2/13/03 | Carl Limbacher and NewsMax.com Staff
    It looks like ex-President Bill Clinton has his own Axis of Evil, although the threats he warned about yesterday have nothing to do with terrorism. "(The Republicans) have a much better media machine than we do," Clinton insisted to "Today" show host Katie Couric, before naming, "Rush Limbaugh, Bill O'Reilly and Sean Hannity," who he said "are very outspoken, and are on the right wing of the Republican Party." Other cogs in the GOP's "media machine," according to the ex-president, include the Heritage Foundation and "sympathetic newspapers and sympathetic cable programs that are heavily weighted in their favor." "There...
  • Since I haven't contributed

    09/11/2002 10:35:40 AM PDT · by 2timothy3.16 · 627 replies · 3,315+ views
    9-11-2002 | self
    Since I am approaching my one year anniversary of being a "freeper" and since I have never contributed a dime to FR, jim or the republican party, I am going to beat the powers to be at FR and voluntarily leave, rather than have them come up with one of the cock and bull stories to ban me. Been fun,Bye
  • Eyewitness: Zionist Regime Behind Bombing of Jewish Center in Buenos Aires (Extreme Barf Alert)

    07/22/2002 12:22:58 PM PDT · by knighthawk · 5 replies · 291+ views
    Tehran Times ^ | July 22 2002 | A big liar
    TEHRAN -- The prime suspect in the 1994 bombing of a Jewish center in Buenos Aires said that the Zionists had offered him millions of dollars to declare that Iran had been involved in the case. "They also offered me millions of dollars to declare that a few innocent Lebanese detained in Paraguay were involved in the case," Carlos Tejdin told the Argentine-based ****Clarin**** newspaper. Tejdin said that Robin Braha, the former chairman of the Union of Jewish Organizations in Argentina (DAYA) and a direct liaison of the Israeli Embassy in Buenos Aires, had met him several times during his...
  • Gorelero

    07/02/2002 11:26:58 AM PDT · by socal_parrot · 22 replies · 952+ views
    This was first read on the Hugh Hewitt show and posted on Free Republic in October of 2000. Hugh read it again yesterday. I thought with Al Gore getting in the public arena again, it would be nice remind people what a pathetic loser he is. GORELERO(To be read to the music of Ravel’s Bolero)It began when Al Gore was a young man:In the fall of 1968 Al Gore claimed that he’d influenced the nomination acceptance speech of Hubert Humphrey through conversations with a Chicago Sun columnist. Al Gore asserted he was Humphrey’s ghost writer, but the columnist said that...