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  • Obama: "Son of Islam"?

    02/27/2012 1:28:03 PM PST · by bayouranger · 37 replies · 1+ views
    stonegateinstitute.org ^ | 27FEB12 | Raymond Ibrahim
    According to Sharia law, if one's father is Muslim, one automatically becomes Muslim. "Most of the Muslims I know (me included) can't seem to accept that Obama is not a Muslim." Many in the media are indignant with Reverend Franklin Graham, head of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. Invited on "Morning Joe" last Tuesday to discuss Christian persecution, Graham was asked whether he thought President Barack Obama was Christian or not. Although Graham concluded that Obama "has said he is a Christian, so I just have to assume that he is," he appeared skeptical, suggesting Obama's policies disagreed with Christian...
  • Iraq prime minister: Immunity issue scuttled U.S. troop deal

    10/23/2011 2:19:42 PM PDT · by Hunton Peck · 28 replies
    Associated Press ^ | Saturday, October 22, 2011 | Lara Jakes and Rebecca Santana
    BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq’s prime minister said Saturday that U.S. troops are leaving Iraq after nearly nine years of war because Baghdad rejected American demands that any U.S. military forces to stay would have to be shielded from prosecution or lawsuits. The comments by Nouri al-Maliki, a Shiite, made clear that it was Iraq who refused to let the U.S. military remain under the Americans’ terms. A day earlier, President Barack Obama had hailed the troops’ withdrawal as the result of his commitment — promised shortly after taking office in 2009 — to end the war that he once described...
  • Looking Toward 2012, Obama Finds North Carolina Less Receptive (home of Hussein's convention)

    10/18/2011 5:23:19 AM PDT · by Libloather · 22 replies
    NY Times ^ | 10/17/11 | MARK LANDLER
    Looking Toward 2012, Obama Finds North Carolina Less Receptive By MARK LANDLERPublished: October 17, 2011 BOONE, N.C. — Loading up on Halloween candy at a store in this friendly college town on Monday, President Obama could probably imagine winning North Carolina in 2012, as he did in 2008, when he became the first Democrat since Jimmy Carter to do so. But hours earlier and a hundred miles away, Mr. Obama got a less warm and fuzzy reception from a lunch crowd at Countryside Barbeque in Marion. Only a few diners rose to shake his hand, while others were vocal in...
  • White House adviser on Solyndra: '*#~@ show'

    10/07/2011 2:37:31 PM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 64 replies
    White House adviser on Solyndra: '*#~@ show' By: Dan Berman October 7, 2011 04:53 PM EDT When Solyndra hit the fan in August, White House energy adviser Heather Zichal may have summed it up best. "*#~@ show," Zichal wrote in an email Aug. 25. Zichal’s email is one of dozens showing Obama administration officials were planning on how to handle a Solyndra bankruptcy days before the solar company went under. On Aug. 17, Dan Utech, an energy special assistant in the White House, wrote in an email that DOE had learned Solyndra was beginning to shut down operations. “It’s unclear...
  • Obama Has Now Increased Debt More than All Presidents from George Washington Through George.....

    10/05/2011 12:11:31 PM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 7 replies
    Obama Has Now Increased Debt More than All Presidents from George Washington Through George H.W. Bush Combined By Terence P. Jeffrey October 5, 2011 Subscribe to Terence P. Jeffrey's posts (CNSNews.com) - The Obama administration passed another fiscal milestone this week, according to new data released by the Treasury Department. As of the close of business on Oct. 3, the total national debt was $14,837,099,271,196.71—up about $44.8 billion from Sept. 30. That means that in the less-than-three-years Obama has been in office, the federal debt has increased by $4.212 trillion--more than the total national debt of about $4.1672 trillion accumulated...
  • VIPs got second-class treatment at Obama event

    10/05/2011 4:50:55 AM PDT · by q_an_a · 19 replies
    Fort Worth Star Telegram ^ | 10.5.2011 | Bud Kennedy
    MESQUITE -- President Barack Obama came to Mesquite. But all some guests saw was a mess. About 200 VIPs, Eastfield College students and staffers with tickets were turned away from Obama's speech Tuesday "I want to see a competently run office, not this. The way we were treated is a total surprise. Here were all the people who spent hours organizing this event locally, and we're suddenly told nobody else gets in." Read more: http://www.star-telegram.com/2011/10/04/3420131/vips-got-second-class-treatment.html#ixzz1ZuHyS9oh Read more: http://www.star-telegram.com/2011/10/04/3420131/vips-got-second-class-treatment.html#ixzz1ZuHk5KRT
  • Obama Administration to Ban Asthma Inhalers Over Environmental Concerns

    09/23/2011 12:34:09 PM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 206 replies
    Obama Administration to Ban Asthma Inhalers Over Environmental Concerns 3:00 PM, Sep 23, 2011 • By MARK HEMINGWAY Single Page Print Larger Text Smaller Text Alerts Remember how Obama recently waived new ozone regulations at the EPA because they were too costly? Well, it seems that the Obama administration is would rather make people with Asthma cough up money than let them make a surely inconsequential contribution to depleting the ozone layer: Asthma patients who rely on over-the-counter inhalers will need to switch to prescription-only alternatives as part of the federal government's latest attempt to protect the Earth's atmosphere. The...
  • GM expansion in China a threat to U.S. jobs?

    09/22/2011 12:19:51 PM PDT · by AfricanChristian · 50 replies
    CBS News ^ | September 22, 2011
    (CBS/AP) Two years after it was saved by a bailout from Washington, General Motors is trumpeting its latest investments in China. As CBS News business and economics correspondent Rebecca Jarvis reported from Shanghai, American cars are more popular than ever in China, and U.S. automakers sell more cars there than anywhere else in the world. And while that's good news for American car companies, it makes many question what it will mean for American jobs. If you were to visit General Motors in Shanghai, you'd find a lot of what you would in Detroit The plant, says David Gibbons, executive...
  • 9/11 and the Muslim Brotherhood

    09/05/2011 3:24:50 PM PDT · by Righting · 8 replies
    theNewAmerucan ^ | Sep. 2011 | Sam Blumenfeld
    9/11 and the Muslim Brotherhood   Written by Sam Blumenfeld    On September 11, 2011, a solemn memorial service will take place at Ground Zero on the tenth anniversary of that fateful day when 3,000 innocent Americans were killed by an attack on the United States by radical Islamists. It will remind us that although Osama bin Laden was killed by American Navy Seals, the war against radical Islam continues. Indeed, it has simply entered a new phase, the nature of which will be determined by the outcome of the Arab Spring. As in memorial services in previous years, the...
  • Clintons Plotting their Comeback on the Smoldering Ashes of Hopenchange?

    08/13/2011 1:19:13 PM PDT · by Reaganite Republican · 26 replies
    Reaganite Republican ^ | August 13, 2011 | Reaganite Republican
    In the delirious-sheeple afterglow of Barack Obama's 'historic' election victory in 2008, a strange thing happened that December: he appointed his critical -openly hostile-and recently defeated primary opponent Hillary Clinton to the head the State Department... Was it based upon her qualifications?  Doubtful, considering that Shrillary had no foreign policy experience to speak of. Other presidents lacking diplomatic exposure have traditionally brought someone who themselves had such a background to the vital State Department position- alas, somehow Obama didn't feel the need.But perhaps the most unsettling concern for many observers was the fact that Clinton's judgement is warped by her blinding ambition...
  • Obamacare ruled unconstitutional by Clinton-appointed appeals court judge

    08/12/2011 2:19:36 PM PDT · by NYer · 38 replies
    Life Site News ^ | August 12, 2011 | KATHLEEN GILBERT
    WASHINGTON, August 12, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) - In a major blow to the Obama administration, an appeals court on Friday sided with 26 U.S. attorneys general who say the president’s health care law is unconstitutional for forcing U.S. citizens to purchase health insurance. The decision came from a 3-judge panel of the Atlanta, Ga.-based 11th Circuit Court of Appeals, and was split 2-1 against the mandate. “This economic mandate represents a wholly novel and potentially unbounded assertion of congressional authority: the ability to compel Americans to purchase an expensive health insurance product they have elected not to buy, and to...
  • Packers pay Obama a painful visit (Barry claims White House is 'his'!)

    08/12/2011 1:56:35 PM PDT · by milwguy · 28 replies
    jsonline ^ | 08/12/2011 | craig gilbert
    The most powerful Bears fan in the world welcomed the Super Bowl champion Green Bay Packers to the White House Friday, telling the team and its fans, "This hurts a little bit." "It doesn't hurt as much as the NFC championship game, but it still hurts," President Barack Obama said. "You guys come into my house to rub it in." Delayed by the lengthy lock-out, the traditional White House visit came roughly half a year after the team's Super Bowl victory. On the way, the Packers knocked off the President's hometown Chicago Bears, giving Friday's event that little extra spice...
  • Special Notice: Obama To Vacation On Martha's Vineyard Following A Job Well Done

    08/10/2011 1:59:21 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 39 replies
    Zero Hedge ^ | 08/10/2011 | Tyler Durden
    We bring you this special announcement courtesy of the White House which has informed that American plebs that following a fantastic job well done, in which the market is now back to pre-QE2 levels, unemployment is near record highs, delays for presidential press meetings compare with Newark airplane take offs, pessimism is at record highs, America's credit rating has just been downgraded, the country was nearly bankrupted, and sales of end of the world provisions are through the roof (not to mention ammunition), president Obama is taking a well-deserved vacation at Martha's Vineyard at the end of the month. From...
  • U.S. official: Killed forces were on Afghanistan rescue mission

    08/06/2011 2:31:09 PM PDT · by truthandlife · 109 replies · 1+ views
    CNN ^ | 8/6/11 | David Ariosto and Barbara Starr
    Twenty-five U.S. special forces killed early Saturday in Afghanistan were on a mission to rescue another team of military personnel pinned down by insurgents, a U.S. military official told CNN. The helicopter that went down in eastern Afghanistan carried 30 U.S. military members, including 22 Navy SEALs and three other special forces. They were part of a "quick reaction force" sent in to pick up others engaged in a fierce firefight, the official said. In the single deadliest incident since the start of the decade-long Afghan war, the Army Chinook carrying a team of U.S. special forces and U.S. and...
  • Angry John Boehner rallies GOP troops on debt limit

    07/12/2011 9:25:29 AM PDT · by Hojczyk · 143 replies
    Politico ^ | July12 ,2011 | JOHN BRESNAHAN & JAKE SHERMAN & JONATHAN ALLEN |
    Speaker John Boehner told a closed gathering of House Republicans on Tuesday morning that he was “pissed” over being unable to reach a “grand bargain” with President Barack Obama to make sweeping entitlement changes in return for an overhaul of the U.S. tax code. But Boehner also accused Obama of failing to lead on the impending crisis over boosting the $14.3 trillion debt limit, according to people inside the GOP meeting. But while Boehner was trying to rally his Republican troops Tuesday morning, he did warn them that they will quickly lose leverage in the debate as the country grows...
  • Breaking News: Tampa SAC 'in full meltdown...shredders are buzzing' (Gunwalker)

    07/08/2011 4:04:35 AM PDT · by marktwain · 126 replies · 1+ views
    Gun Rights Examiner ^ | 7 July, 2011 | David Codrea
    Exclusive Special Report by Mike Vanderboegh and David Codrea The source reporting Special Agent in Charge of ATF's Tampa Field Division Virginia O'Brien "ran a gun-running investigation that was walking guns to Honduras using the techniques and tactics identical to Fast and Furious" contacted these correspondents again this evening with this follow-up report: O'Brien is in full meltdown. She ordered supervisors from around the Division to report immediately to division offices and to plan on working through the entire weekend on the coverup. Her partner in the bungle was ASAC Scott McCampbell. At one point the case was ready to...
  • Fighter Intercepts Plane Near Camp David

    07/02/2011 2:29:54 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 44 replies
    nbcwashington.com ^ | July 2, 2011
    A fighter jet scrambled to intercept a plane flying towards Camp David on Saturday. The North American Aerospace Defense Command said one of its F-15 fighters was dispatched when a civilian airplane was detected flying towards Camp David airspace in Maryland. The president is spending his holiday weekend there with his family. The intruding aircraft was called a two-seat general aviation craft. The plane was out of radio communication and six miles away from Camp David when the F-15 headed it off.
  • Caption: Barry and Whoopi (The cats away,,.. ? NNoo..)

    06/24/2011 2:01:40 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 33 replies
    Yahoo ^ | 6/24/11 | Reuters
    Barry. Please!
  • We Have A Total Dumbass For A President

    06/24/2011 9:21:13 AM PDT · by LSUfan · 56 replies
    The Hayride ^ | 24 June 11 | MacAoidh
    What are you watching here? This is Obama, speaking at Fort Drum and justifying his willy-nilly pullout of Afghanistan in front of the 10th Mountain Division. And he references SFC Jared Monti of the 10th Mountain as being the first Medal of Honor recipient not to get the award posthumously. Except Jared Monti was dead when he got the award. He was killed in action in 2006. Those are his parents in the picture as Obama presented them with Monti’s MOH. The soldier Obama must have been thinking about is SSG Sal Giunta, of the 173rd Airborne. Giunta was the...
  • Weiner’s woes: No skillz to pay the billz

    06/18/2011 1:45:13 PM PDT · by Hojczyk · 39 replies
    Michelle Malkin .com ^ | June 17, 2011 | Michelle Malkin
    Amid vulgar heckling brought on by his own reckless behavior and smug jokes, Weiner told reporters at his three-ring press conference that there is “no higher honor in a democracy” than to be an elected representative. But like legions of entrenched swamp creatures, he’s lost sight of the simple proposition that serving in Congress should remain a temporary calling, not a lifelong career. Last year, the now-jobless Weiner joked on former roommate Jon Stewart’s cable comedy show that he didn’t “have a lot of marketable skills.” It’s one of Weiner’s rare truthful utterances over the past year. A protégé of...
  • President Obama signs an Executive Order creating SelectUSA

    06/17/2011 12:13:04 PM PDT · by hattend · 170 replies · 2+ views
    Dept of Commerce ^ | 16 June 2011 | Dept of Commerce
    On Tuesday, President Obama signed an Executive Order creating SelectUSA, a new government-wide initiative that will promote the United States as the premier place to do business globally and help attract business operations to the U.S., in order to spur economic growth and job creation. Yesterday, I launched this important new initiative with the President of the Business Roundtable, John Engler, and CEOs from a number of multinational companies. SelectUSA comes at a critical juncture in our nation’s economic recovery. In order to encourage foreign firms to do business and U.S. firms to keep their business here in America, SelectUSA...
  • Obama plays to half-empty house for grassroots fundraiser

    06/14/2011 1:11:37 PM PDT · by Hojczyk · 14 replies
    Hotair ^ | June 14, 2011 | Ed Morrissey
    Barack Obama has had some success already in raising money for his 2012 re-election bid, at least when it comes to big-ticket donors and high-value fundraisers. Yesterday, Obama tried his hand at harnessing the kind of grassroots passion that helped elevate him past Hillary Clinton in the 2008 primaries and roll to a historic victory over John McCain, becoming the first Democrat since Jimmy Carter to win a majority of the popular vote in victory. As Politico notes, Obama was decidedly less successful with the mainstream than with the elite Democratic donors he’s been wooing lately: A low-dollar fundraiser here...
  • Landry Says no to Obama Invite

    06/01/2011 2:01:36 PM PDT · by turdhopper · 135 replies
    THE DEAD PELICAN 2011 ^ | Congressman Jeff Landry
    WASHINGTON, DC- Congressman Jeff Landry (R, LA-03) released the following statement after he declined the President's invitation to the White House this morning: "I have respectfully declined the President's invitation to the White House today. I don't intend to spend my morning being lectured to by a President whose failed policies have put our children and grandchildren in a huge burden of debt. Over the past two years, President Obama and congressional Democrats have overseen the largest budget deficits in U.S. history. On top of that, the President's budget adds $1.3 trillion to our national debt every year for the...
  • Hamas: Obama speech a complete failure

    05/19/2011 1:03:07 PM PDT · by Responsibility2nd · 103 replies
    YNET NEWS ^ | 05/19/2011
    The Hamas movement called US President Barack Obama's Mideast policy speech a "complete failure," saying it was like "throwing sand in the eyes of the public." Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri claimed the speech lacked content, adding that his organization "is opposed to intervention in our internal affairs." Abu Zuhri urged the Palestinian Authority to dismiss the speech, and emphasized the need to "coordinate the stances of Palestinian forces against the American arrogance." (Elior Levy)
  • Obama’s Easter Sunday Pastor Rails Against Racist Talk Radio (Compares Rush to KKK!)

    04/25/2011 8:38:25 AM PDT · by Bed_Zeppelin · 47 replies
    The Blaze ^ | April 25,2011 | Jonathon M. Seidl
    The media stood and applauded yesterday when President Obama and his family went to church for Easter. Yesterday’s visit to Shiloh Baptist Church in D.C. shows again that Obama really is a man of faith, the reports seem to suggest. But while the media rushed to report on the first family’s attendance of the predominately black congregation (and the family’s outfits), what it failed to mention was the views held by the church’s pastor. And while those views are not delivered in the same fiery manner as Obama’s former pastor, Jeremiah Wright, they sound eerily familiar. What views are those?...
  • So O hates his job?

    04/23/2011 4:35:32 AM PDT · by Scanian · 24 replies
    NY Post ^ | April 22, 2011 | Jonah Goldberg
    "The Oval Office, I always thought I was going to have really cool phones and stuff. . . I'm like, 'C'mon guys, I'm the president of the United States. Where's the fancy buttons and stuff and the big screen comes up?' It doesn't happen." -- President Obama The list of people I feel sorry for is long. It includes not just all of the people I know personally who are suffering from one misfortune or another, but the billions around the world who're having a rougher time than they ought: Japanese earthquake victims, targets of ethnic cleansing, etc. Then there's...
  • The Commander-in-Chief Bows Once Again

    03/26/2011 3:46:27 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 15 replies
    Intellectual Conservative ^ | March 25, 2011 | Bill Wavering
    The Obama Administration's penchant for ignoring the US Constitution is, once again, on display. On several occasions here at IntellectualConservative, both as a poster to commentary and as an author of said commentary I have questioned the President's allegiance to both the rule of law and the US Constitution. Just last week, the latest intentional disregard of that document was again on display for all to see. March 17th of 2011, the UN Security Council passed Resolution 1973 demanding an immediate cease fire in Libya. The resolution also demanded that Col. Qadhafi relinquish all gains his Army had earned since...
  • Tea Party Backers Outnumbered in Wisconsin budget demonstrations

    02/19/2011 4:35:23 PM PST · by katiedidit1 · 104 replies
    Reuters ^ | Feb. 19, 2011 | James Kelleher
    (Reuters) - Supporters of legislation to reduce public employee union bargaining power and benefits in Wisconsin were far outnumbered by opponents on Saturday, as the two sides shouted competing slogans under clear skies. Tens of thousands have demonstrated throughout the week against Republican Governor Scott Walker's proposals, which supporters say are necessary to bring state spending under control and opponents contend are aimed at breaking the back of state worker unions. Both sides drew thousands on Saturday, but opponents appeared to have several times as many on hand as those attending a rally backed by Tea Party groups, the first...
  • Stunner. Obama Gets His Information from Anti-Semitic Aljazeera Channel

    02/04/2011 4:21:25 PM PST · by Nachum · 40 replies
    gateway pundit ^ | 2/4/11 | Jim Hoft
    Posted by Jim Hoft on Friday, February 4, 2011, 11:49 AM Stunner. President Obama gets his Middle East news from the anti-Semitic anti-American Aljazeera channel. The Business Insider reported, via FOX Nation: The Daily Beast just posted an “exclusive” look inside the White House’s “scramble” to find the right response to the unfolding crisis in Egypt this week. The short version is that the crisis caught U.S. intelligence off guard and they were slow to react. But here’s the line that jumped out at me. Now, huddled in the big office of their boss—one of the administration policy-makers trying to...
  • Rejected Drafts of Time Magazine's Obama "Hearts" Reagan

    01/29/2011 1:38:37 PM PST · by The Looking Spoon · 8 replies
    The Looking Spoon ^ | 1-28-11 | Jared H. McAndersen
    There's been a ton of hilariously Photoshopped versions of Time magazines ridiculous Reagan/Obama cover. I swear it's like they had a meeting to figure out ways to ruin The Gippers 100th birthday and voted that this was one of them....at this point I would say it didn't work out so well for them. Here are some "leaked" rejected drafts of the covers. ;-D There's the good... the bad... and the ugly...
  • FLASH: Obama To Resign This Afternoon (Not really)

    01/04/2011 3:33:31 PM PST · by FromLori · 10 replies
    The Market Ticker ^ | 1/4/11 | Karl Denninger
    Only partially hyperbolic: March 20, 2006: This was the last stand-alone debt limit vote on which then-Senator Obama voted. He was one of 48 members to vote against the increase, which passed with 52 votes. He said: “The fact that we are here today to debate raising America's debt limit is a sign of leadership failure. It is a sign that the U.S. Government can't pay its own bills. It is a sign that we now depend on ongoing financial assistance from foreign countries to finance our Government's reckless fiscal policies. … Increasing America's debt weakens us domestically and internationally....
  • Sewage Spill Forced Into Kailua Bay Where President Obama and Family are Staying

    12/23/2010 8:15:56 AM PST · by george76 · 41 replies · 2+ views
    Hawaii Reporter ^ | December 22nd, 2010 | MALIA ZIMMERMAN -
    The City & County of Honolulu reports there were an estimated 14 sewage spills during the heavy rainstorm last weekend, at least four of which the state says happened in the windward community of Kailua where President Obama and his family are staying this holiday season. Those sewage overflows rose from waterlogged manholes and went into the Kaelepulu Stream, which is one of two major waterways in the Kailua district. No total for the sewage gallon count total has been posted yet. ... Barack Obama and his family are visiting the islands, and in fact, are staying right on Kailua...
  • Obama Family Vacation Runs Into Troubled Waters: Again

    12/23/2010 11:05:38 AM PST · by RedMDer · 56 replies · 2+ views
    FOX News ^ | December 23, 2010 | Wes Barrett
    The first family just can't seem to enjoy a beach vacation near clean, pristine water, and the current presidential vacation is no different. Hawaii has been plagued with heavy rains recently, and the Oahu village of Kailua has been forced to release untreated sewage and agricultural runoff into Kailua Bay and the beaches around the Obamas' rental home
  • Obama implores minister to call off Quran burning

    09/09/2010 6:54:18 AM PDT · by Gennie · 213 replies
    Yahoo news ^ | September 9, 2010 | Associated Press
    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama is exhorting a Florida minister to "listen to those better angels" and call off his plan to engage in a Quran-burning protest this weekend. Obama told ABC's "Good Morning America" in an interview aired Thursday that he hopes the Rev. Terry Jones of Florida listens to the pleas of people who have asked him to call off the plan. The president called it a "stunt."
  • Without George W. Bush, division tears apart the online left

    08/22/2010 4:38:43 AM PDT · by markomalley · 94 replies
    Washington Examiner (a print newspaper) ^ | 8/22/2010 | Charlie Spiering
    In the ‘old days’ of the Bush administration, life in a online liberal discussion forum was great. Everybody was having a great time bashing the president and marveling at each other’s brilliance. But in the age of Obama, these once fertile fields of partisan rancor have been tainted by ideological dissent.The latest news from Democratic Underground (DU) is a perfect example of what’s happening to the left online.Earlier this year, the moderators of DU angered users of the forum after they issued a lengthy “censored list” of online behavior that would be banned and deleted from the site. Now, matters...
  • Jim Greer asks Charlie Crist for his money back

    08/16/2010 3:46:33 PM PDT · by ding_dong_daddy_from_dumas · 25 replies · 1+ views
    The Buzz ^ | August 16, 2010 | John Frank
    Jim Greer, the indicted former chairman of the state Republican Party, is asking Gov. Charlie Crist to refund $9,600 in campaign contributions made to Crist's U.S. Senate campaign. "As you know circumstances have caused me to need money to defend myself and take care of my family," Greer wrote in a letter to the campaign.
  • NYC mayor: 'Sad day' if mosque gets shouted down

    08/16/2010 12:03:10 PM PDT · by RobinMasters · 94 replies
    Associated Press ^ | August 16, 2010 | Associated Press
    NEW YORK (AP) -- New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg says it would be "a sad day for America" if opponents successfully kill plans for a mosque proposed near the World Trade Center site. Bloomberg has been among a few outspoken elected officials supporting the plans for an Islamic center and mosque two blocks from ground zero. On Friday, President Barack Obama also backed the right for the developers to build a mosque there. He added over the weekend that he was not commenting on the wisdom of building a mosque close to ground zero.
  • The War on Reason

    08/14/2010 10:17:18 AM PDT · by Natural Born 54 · 9 replies · 1+ views
    Canada Free Press ^ | August 13, 2010 | Sandy Stringfellow
    I’ve known many Liberals over the years, some of considerable talent, including liberal family and friends whom I dearly love. Unfortunately, Liberals have initiated a considerable amount of harm to our nation from their blind application of circular logic when trying to make sense of the world. To justify their policy positions and beliefs, Liberals must jettison the prescriptions of reason, historical fact, and acceptance of human nature. Many older Liberals can still recall media references to Nikita Khrushchev’s various disruptions of the United Nations General Assembly with fist pounding, shoe banging, and shouts of belligerence (“we will bury you”)....
  • Obamas Plan Fifth Vacation Since July

    08/11/2010 3:43:36 PM PDT · by Nachum · 142 replies
    us news ^ | 8/11/10 | Paul Bedard
    There they go again. For the fifth time since July, the first family has set plans to board Air Force One for a frilly vacation, a 10-day return trip to exclusive Martha's Vineyard where they are expected to stay at the 28-acre oceanfront Blue Heron Farm that rents for up to $50,000 a week. But first the Obamas will be traveling to the Gulf Coast of Florida for a mini-vacation as a way to encourage other vacationing Americans to head to the beaches that have been shunned by tourists worried about oil-slicked sands due to the Gulf oil spill. They...
  • First lady went to Spain to spend time with grieving friend

    08/10/2010 11:49:04 AM PDT · by Nachum · 108 replies · 1+ views
    yahoo ^ | 8/10/10 | Holly Bailey
    First Lady Michelle Obama took a lot of grief for her decision to vacation in Spain last week, a glitzy getaway that prompted one New York Daily News columnist to liken her to Marie Antoinette. But now we're learning more about the trip, which, despite the furor over its alleged excess, seems to have been launched with good intentions. According to the Chicago Sun-Times' Lynn Sweet, the first lady made the trip because she wanted to spend time with her best friend, Chicago physician Anita Blanchard, who lost her father this summer. Blanchard (who is married to President Obama's best...
  • Marilyn Buck, radical jailed 25 years for role in deadly Brink's heist, dies in NY at age 62

    08/07/2010 6:27:55 PM PDT · by george76 · 51 replies
    AP ^ | August 6, 2010 | DAVID B. CARUSO
    Marilyn Buck, a violent leftist incarcerated for 25 years for her role in some of the most notorious radical acts of the 1980s, including the bombing of the U.S. Capitol and a deadly armored car heist, has died in Brooklyn. She was 62. On Oct. 20, 1981, she was part of a group of Weather Underground and Black Liberation Army members who ambushed a Brink's armored car carrying $1.6 million at a mall in Nanuet, N.Y. One guard was killed at the scene. A second was badly wounded. Two police officers were subsequently killed after they pulled over one of...
  • Did 35,000 Scouts Boo Obama?

    08/06/2010 11:25:18 AM PDT · by Tribune7 · 180 replies
    The National Boy Scout Jamboree ended, Wednesday, and President Obama broke a quasi-tradition by declining to address the Scouts. The quadrennial event has been held at Fort A.P. Hill near Washington D.C. since 1981. This year's event celebrated the 100th Anniversary of the organization. In lieu of an appearance at the 10-day-long Jamboree, Obama appeared on the View, attended several Democrat fundraisers and visited Detroit. He did send a short videotaped message which reportedly was shown in a mix of several other presentations. When the president appeared he was roundly booed by the 35,000 Scouts, one man who was there...
  • Why Michelle Came Home

    08/05/2010 2:48:25 PM PDT · by Brown Deer · 68 replies
    Comments On National Amnesia ^ | August 1, 2010 | unknown
    ”If you check President Obama’s last trip over-seas, his wife left just after their visit to France. She has yet to accompany him to any Arab country. Think about it. Why is Michelle returning to the states when ‘official’ trips to foreign countries generally include the First Lady.” Shepard Smith, Fox News….Here’s one thought on the matter. While in a Blockbuster renting videos I came across a video called “Obama”. There were two men standing next to me and we talked about President Obama. These guys were Arabs, so I asked them why they thought Michele Obama headed home following...
  • Tapper Challenges Gibbs: "Isn't the Whole Point of being President to 'Man Up'"? - Video

    02/01/2010 2:45:32 PM PST · by Federalist Patriot · 21 replies · 1,188+ views
    Freedom's Lighthouse ^ | February 1, 2010 | Brian
    Here is video of ABC News' Jake Tapper today challenging White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs on his constant whining and blaming of Republicans for not supporting the Obama Agenda. After listening to this again from Gibbs, Tapper said: "But isn't the whole point of being President and controlling the House and Senate to 'man up' and make these tough decisions whether or not it costs you at the ballot box in November?" Everyone knows that the Democrats could have passed their entire agenda without a single Republican vote for a full year. It is the radical nature of the...