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  • Whoah! Obama´s Opulent StateDinners Cost The Taxpayer AboutHalf A Million Dollars Each

    02/11/2014 8:32:01 AM PST · by Nachum · 43 replies
    Independent Journal Review ^ | 2/11/14 | Soopermexican
    Obama is having a grand old time with his socialist buddy President Francois Hollande of France on his visit, and for the first time ever, Americans will get a view of just how much a State dinner costs them. It took thirteen months for the State Department to respond to the request for the costs of such dinners, but here they are! CBS News has obtained the Office of Protocol’s expense calculations for the first five state dinners of the Obama presidency. Nov. 24, 2009 – State dinner for Prime Minister Manmohan Singh of India. $572,187.36 May 19, 2010 –...
  • BREAKING: Red Hot Chili Peppers: We Faked Our Super Bowl Performance

    02/05/2014 4:25:30 AM PST · by McGruff · 88 replies
    Associated Press ^ | February 4, 2014
    The Red Hot Chili Peppers decided long ago they were never going to mime a live performance. The band made an exception for the NFL, it turns out. The group’s bassist, Flea, said in a letter to fans posted on the group’s website Tuesday that the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame members pretended to play along to a pre-taped track of “Give It Away” during the Super Bowl halftime show as Anthony Kiedis sang live. The request came from NFL officials who felt it was too difficult to pull off a completely live performance because of potential sound issues.
  • American Diplomat Ran Consulate Like Party Pad

    01/18/2014 12:47:09 PM PST · by Main Street · 26 replies
    nypost ^ | January 14, 2014 | By Selim Algar
    An Italy-based American diplomat brazenly bedded staffers and hookers, fabricated expense reports, and knowingly served rotten meat to a visiting British consul general, a blockbuster Brooklyn federal lawsuit charges. Naples Consul General Donald Moore even gave favored ladies of the night entry codes to secure areas at the embassy and told underlings that “women are like candy, they meant to be unwrapped and thrown away,” according to a $300,000 sex discrimination lawsuit filed by a whistleblower. ... The suits states that Howard began working at the consulate in 2010 and alleges she soon learned that Moore had impregnated a staffer...
  • ‘Incredible night’ as Obama meets Cuban dissidents in Miami [Cubans Flock to Commie BO]

    11/09/2013 4:41:10 AM PST · by SoFloFreeper · 22 replies
    Miami Herald ^ | 11/8/13 | JUAN O. TAMAYO
    ... Obama told two of Cuba’s leading dissidents in South Florida Friday that he admires their sacrifices, a rare White House recognition of the peaceful opposition on the communist-ruled island. “The most important thing here was the recognition by the president of the United States, the most powerful democracy in the world,” dissident Guillermo Farinas said minutes after the meeting. Farinas, spokesman for the Cuban Patriotic Union of Cuba, and Ladies in White leader Berta Soler met with Obama during a fund-raiser at the Pinecrest home of Jorge Mas Santos, chairman of the Cuban American National Foundation (CANF).
  • Obama’s Proxy War on Mideast Christians

    09/05/2013 1:35:03 PM PDT · by GeorgeWashingtonsGhost · 19 replies
    PJ Media ^ | June 27, 2013 | Raymond Ibrahim
    With the recent decision to arm the opposition fighting Syrian President Assad, the United States has effectively declared a proxy war on Syria’s indigenous Christians — a proxy war that was earlier waged on Christians in other Mideast nations, resulting in the abuse, death, and/or mass exodus of Christians. Ironically (if not absurdly) this proxy war on Christians is being presented to the American people as a war to safeguard the “human rights” and “freedoms” of the Syrian people. Left unsaid by the Obama administration is the egregiously inhuman behavior these jihadis visit upon moderate Syrians in general and Christians...
  • State Dept. Inspector General: U.S. Ambassador to Belgium 'Solicited Prostitutes, Including Minors'

    06/11/2013 6:58:06 AM PDT · by Perdogg · 41 replies
    Weekly standard ^ | 9:22 AM, Jun 11, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
    The U.S. ambassador to Belgium, Howard Gutman, is suspected of soliciting prostitutes and possibly minors, according to a State Department memo. The details are published in today's New York Post. "A [Diplomatic Security] agent was called off a case against US Ambassador to Belgium Howard Gutman over claims that he solicited prostitutes, including minors," reports the Post.
  • CBS Goes Out of Its Way to Find the Radical Feminists in St. Peter's Square

    03/13/2013 5:43:43 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 34 replies
    NewsBusters.org ^ | March 13, 2013 | Matthew Balan
    uring CBS's special coverage of the papal election on Wednesday, correspondent Mark Phillips singled out two dissenters from Catholic tradition in the middle of crowd of hundreds of thousands in St. Peter's Square in Vatican City, mere minutes after the white smoke went out of the Sistine Chapel's chimney, and before Pope Francis emerged onto the balcony over the piazza. The two activists, who wore pink "ordain women" pins, not only sought to change the Catholic Church's teachings on the all-male priesthood, but spotlighted "LGBT issues [and] reproductive health care" – a thinly-veiled reference to abortion and contraception – as...
  • Obama to propose 1 percent pay hike for federal employees

    02/09/2013 11:58:14 AM PST · by Libloather · 59 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 2/08/13 | Joe Davidson
    President Obama will propose a 1 percent pay raise for federal civilian employees in the administration’s fiscal 2014 budget proposal, the Washington Post has learned. At the same time, the House plans to vote soon on legislation that would extend the current freeze on basic pay rates through the end of calendar 2013. The freeze was originally set for two years and scheduled to expire at the end of last year, but it was extended until a temporary budget measure expires next month. When the measure expires, federal employees will receive a 0.5 percent raise for the remainder of 2013,...
  • MSNBC caught using edited clip from rally to attack Mitt Romney

    09/28/2012 2:05:49 PM PDT · by Red Steel · 28 replies
    Examiner ^ | September 28, 2012 | Joe Newby
    In an effort to downplay Romney's support at a rally in Dayton, Ohio, MSNBC used an edited video to make it appear as though the crowd was screaming "Ryan, Ryan," Joel B. Pollack reported at Breitbart.com on Friday. But a closer look at the actual unedited footage from CSPAN tells a much different story. MSNBC first aired the video on Wednesday, "prompting an embarrassed Joe Scarborough to mutter 'Oh, sweet Jesus' and a purse-lipped Mika Brzezinski to ask 'What’s wrong with those people,'” The Blaze reported on Thursday. Video: MSNBC caught doctoring clip from Romney/Ryan rally Beckett Adams wrote that...
  • REID HALTS BUDGET PROCESS; NO VOTE LIKELY UNTIL AFTER NOV. ELECTION

    04/20/2012 7:07:17 AM PDT · by Jerome Hudson · 21 replies
    Big Government ^ | 04/19/2012 | wynton Hall
    American families make and live by a budget. But not the Congress.
  • Mother of picture recipient furious at Weiner scandal (Cordova's mother demands Weiner come clean)

    06/02/2011 3:14:02 PM PDT · by Qbert · 79 replies · 1+ views
    NY Post ^ | June 2, 2011 | REUVEN FENTON & JEANE MacINTOSH
    The furious mom of the Seattle college coed at the center of Weinergate yesterday demanded that the cocky congressman come clean about the lewd photo. "I'm really upset. I feel like he's a person of power and influence, who can make a statement and make all this go away," Carol Mizuguchi said, blasting Rep. Anthony Weiner for his continued snarky sidestepping. "As her mother, I'm really upset," Mizuguchi told The Post. "I'm pissed off at that." Mizuguchi's 21-year-old daughter, Gennette Cordova, got the surprise package -- a close-up of an underwear-clad crotch -- over the weekend in a tweet from...
  • Pelosi edits honorary resolution...on Pelosi

    02/25/2011 7:54:49 AM PST · by La Lydia · 22 replies
    Politico ^ | February 25, 2011
    The Democratic National Committee wanted to honor Nancy Pelosi Thursday -- but its praise wasn't good enough for the House minority leader. When the DNC's Resolutions Committee brought up a resolution commemorating Pelosi's years as speaker of the House, Pelosi's daughter sought to alter the proposal at her mother's behest, adding some of the accomplishments that the elder Pelosi felt the committee had overlooked. "I have some friendly amendments," said Christine Pelosi, a political strategist, at the committee's session during the DNC Winter Meeting Thursday. She is a member of the committee. "You think I'm kidding," Christine Pelosi added, to...
  • 15 People Tortured & Executed Near Matamoros [Mexico]

    07/30/2010 7:38:58 AM PDT · by SwinneySwitch · 26 replies · 1+ views
    KRGV ^ | 7/29/2010
    TAUMALIPAS, MEXICO - Fifteen bodies have been discovered on a highway between Matamoros and Ciudad Victoria. Mexican authorities discovered the bodies of 13 men and two women early this morning near the town of San German. The victims were found tortured and executed with their hands bound behind their backs with plastic zip ties. The letter "Z" was painted on all their shirts.
  • The fix was in

    07/25/2010 3:10:50 AM PDT · by Scanian · 40 replies · 1+ views
    NY Post ^ | July 25, 2010 | Jonathan Strong
    In 2007, when Washington Post blogger Ezra Klein founded JournoList, an online gathering place for several hundred liberal journalists, academics and political activists, he imagined a discussion group that would connect young writers to top sources. But in the heat of a bitter presidential campaign in 2008, the list’s discussions veered into collusion and coordination at key political moments, documents revealed this week by The Daily Caller show. In a key episode, JournoList members openly plotted to bury attention on then-candidate Barack Obama’s controversial pastor, the Rev. Jeremiah Wright. The Washington Independent’s Spencer Ackerman, for instance, suggested an effective tactic...
  • Whoa! New Journolist Documents Show How Liberal Media Formed Plan of Attack to Destroy Sarah Palin

    07/22/2010 5:45:16 AM PDT · by radioone · 56 replies · 2+ views
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 7-22-10 | Jim Hoft
    THE DEATH OF JOURNALISM– The criminals in the state-run media planned to destroy Sarah Palin. We all knew they did. There was even a movie made on how these leftist cranks obliterated the popular Governor of Alaska who enjoyed an 80% approval rating when she was selected by John McCain to be his running mate for Vice President. “Media Malpractice” reported on how the liberal media destroyed Sarah Palin:
  • Outlaw President: Obama's Justice Dept Shuts Down ACORN Investigation

    03/12/2010 8:41:14 PM PST · by American Dream 246 · 24 replies · 993+ views
    Atals Shrugs ^ | 03/13/10 | Pamela Geller
    No laws, no rule of law. Anarchy. This is so outrageous, it leaves one feeling..... powerless. Raping America. Ethics, morals, the best of America squashed in a stealth coup. ACORN is a criminal racketeering organizations. Prostitution, child trafficking, fraud, illegal voter registration -- all sanctioned and financed by ACORN. It's a sewer, and so is 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. Obama Justice Department Shut Down Federal ACORN Investigation According to Documents Obtained by Judicial Watch Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has obtained documents from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) detailing...
  • Calvin Klein 'threesome' billboard in SoHo too sexy, say some

    06/14/2009 11:43:29 PM PDT · by smokingfrog · 60 replies · 7,399+ views
    daily news | ny local ^ | June 14, 2009 | Sarah A. Armaghan
    A steamy Calvin Klein billboard that seems to show a teenage girl in a threesome - with suggestions of a foursome - is raising eyebrows and ire. Passersby can't miss the massive, sexually charged ad on a building at Lafayette and Houston Sts. in SoHo, and they can't believe their eyes. "It's borderline pornographic," said neighborhood resident Lisa Marchese, 36, a marketing specialist who was disturbed by the youthfulness of the models. "They all look so young, particularly the girl. And to portray them in a threesome - it's just taking it too far." The ad depicts a topless young...
  • Franken extends lead over Coleman

    04/07/2009 10:53:48 AM PDT · by Zakeet · 43 replies · 1,847+ views
    Minneapolis Star Tribune ^ | April 7, 2009 | Kevin Duchschere
    The Democrat made a net gain today in a count of formerly rejected absentee ballots that pushed his advantage to more than 300 votes in the U.S. Senate race. Democrat Al Franken today extended his lead over Republican Norm Coleman in the U.S. Senate election, following the counting of about 350 formerly rejected absentee ballots this morning by a three-judge panel. Unofficially, Franken took 198 of the ballots, while Coleman added 111. The ballots added about 87 to Franken’s recount lead, enlarging his margin over Coleman to more than 312. The result makes it even more likely that, barring an...
  • Hillary Rodham Clinton fakes Southern drawl in church service

    03/05/2007 2:57:17 PM PST · by XR7 · 94 replies · 4,732+ views
    i-film ^ | 2/5/07
    Listen: http://www.ifilm.com/profile/breitbart/video/2829104
  • Sen. No Shame - Reid exemplifies culture of corruption

    01/30/2007 10:18:06 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 17 replies · 911+ views
    San Diego Union - Tribune ^ | 1/30/07 | Editorial
    Congress may be on the brink of passing unexpectedly sweeping new rules on ethics, but any claim that the culture of corruption is in retreat is ludicrous. Consider that with the forced exits of former Reps. Randy “Duke” Cunningham, Bob Ney and Tom DeLay, the one lawmaker who most exemplifies this debased culture happens to be the new Senate majority leader – Harry Reid, the Nevada Democrat who is now arguably the nation's most powerful politician after President Bush. It's bad enough that for decades Reid has dispensed favors to companies and institutions from his home state that employs some...
  • Room with a view: Bathroom privacy losing priority

    04/21/2006 9:28:24 PM PDT · by xjcsa · 40 replies · 1,665+ views
    The old song lyrics “I need a place to hide away” traditionally have applied to the bathroom in conventional culture. It was the one comfort zone in which to be alone. Don’t count on it. The New York Times says attitudes about privacy are changing, and cutting-edge bathrooms have translucent glass or acrylic walls that make the interior visible from other rooms. Joel Sanders, an architect and professor of architecture at Yale, has designed several see-through bathrooms. The shame about the body is not a factor for many clients, he told the Times. Ideas about privacy are more relaxed. Some...
  • Harkin calls for troop pullout in Iraq

    03/04/2006 3:05:04 PM PST · by jmc1969 · 135 replies · 1,952+ views
    AP ^ | March 4 2006
    Iowa Senator Tom Harkin has called for the withdrawal of American troops from Iraq, saying it's the only solution after recent religious violence in that nation. Harkin's comments place him among the first members of Congress to publicly state that the war in Iraq has become a fight between Muslim factions. The criticism follows a CBS poll last week that showed 65 percent of respondents disapproved of President Bush's handling of the war, his worst marks since the war started three years ago. A White House spokesman says retreat before victory would be reckless.
  • Democrats Have No Shame

    01/16/2006 7:16:57 PM PST · by Aussie Dasher · 23 replies · 1,179+ views
    Human Events Online ^ | 17 January 2006
    Old blowhards don’t fade away, we learned again last week, they just serve as Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee. It was almost two decades ago that Sen. Joe Biden (D.-Del.) chaired the confirmation hearings that gave America a new verb: to Bork. When President Reagan nominated U.S. Appeals Court Judge Robert Bork to the Supreme Court, it was Biden who led his Democratic committee colleagues Ted Kennedy of Massachusetts and Patrick Leahy of Vermont in what was then the unprecedented trashing of a nominee of unquestioned professional qualifications and unblemished character. In 1991, in a committee still chaired by...
  • 'Excuse me Condi, can I go to the bathroom?' (Have they no shame? Libs get desperate)

    09/16/2005 6:23:24 AM PDT · by Brainhose · 15 replies · 474+ views
    The Times Online ^ | Today | Brainhose
    'Excuse me Condi, can I go to the bathroom?' By Philippe Naughton, Times Online President Bush had a more pressing worry than terrorism or reforming the United Nations during a Security Counil meeting in New York yesterday - the leader of the world's only superpower wanted to go the loo. At one point during the Council's debate on international security and UN reform, Mr Bush picked up a pencil and wrote a short note to Condoleezza Rice, the Secretary of State. "I think I may need a bathroom break? Is this possible?" the note read. The photograph, taken by a...
  • Sean Penn to the rescue in New Orleans [photo]

    09/04/2005 9:24:00 PM PDT · by saquin · 209 replies · 6,251+ views
    AFP Photo ^ | 9/5/05
    Sean Penn bales water out of a boat with a plastic cup as he and members of his entourage make an attempt to rescue stranded people in New Orleans.
  • Gay U.S. Soldier Wants to Serve Openly

    04/07/2005 2:31:08 PM PDT · by Crackingham · 123 replies · 2,589+ views
    AP ^ | 4/7/05 | Malia Rulon
    An Army sergeant who was wounded in Iraq wants a chance to remain in the military as an openly gay soldier, a desire that's bringing him into conflict with the Pentagon's "don't ask, don't tell" policy. Sgt. Robert Stout, 23, says he has not encountered trouble from fellow soldiers and would like to stay if not for the policy that permits gay men and women to serve only if they keep their sexual orientation a secret. "I know a ton of gay men that would be more than willing to stay in the Army if they could just be open,"...
  • Clinton's Tsunami Mission Doubles as Book Tour

    02/25/2005 10:56:23 AM PST · by ArmyBratproud · 14 replies · 742+ views
    newsmax ^ | Feb. 25, 2005
    Ex-president Bill Clinton won oodles of positive press earlier this week when he traveled to South Asia with ex-President George H.W. Bush to personally minister to South Asia's still-reeling tsunami victims. But in a development that seems to have escaped the notice of Western reporters, the "I feel your pain" president took a detour from his humanitarian mission to boost sales of his memoir, "My Life." -snip- For the Hong Kong event on Tuesday, tickets for a quickie grip and grin with Clinton cost as much as $280 each. The steep price included a copy of his book and his...
  • British TV goes ahead with Chechen warlord broadcast (Bin Ladin next? British terror enabling)

    02/05/2005 9:11:36 PM PST · by jb6 · 5 replies · 276+ views
    Russia Journal ^ | February 04, 2005
    A British television channel has broadcast an interview with Chechen terrorist Shamil Basayev, ignoring Russia’s appeal for it not to go on air. The interview was broadcast as part of Channel 4 News at 22:00 Moscow time on Thursday. Explaining its decision to go ahead with the Basayev broadcast, Channel 4 said: “We recognise, of course, that Shamil Basayev's views will be regarded worldwide as repugnant, but we reject utterly any notion that we are being irresponsible.” Excerpts of the interview were published by The Times on Thursday. Basayev took responsibility for the Beslan school hostage drama in September, and...
  • Vote Recount for Washington Governor Tips to Democrat

    12/23/2004 7:14:37 AM PST · by MurryMom · 150 replies · 3,462+ views
    New York Times ^ | December 23, 2004 | Sarah Kershaw
    SEATTLE, Dec. 22 - After a bitter and protracted recount fight in the Washington governor's race, elections officials announced Wednesday that the Democratic candidate, Christine O. Gregoire, was leading her Republican opponent by 10 votes - a minuscule margin but a stunning reversal of the Nov. 2 election results. The preliminary results elated Democratic Party officials and came only hours after the party scored another victory, when the State Supreme Court agreed with the Democrats' contention that more than 700 newly discovered and erroneously disqualified ballots in heavily Democratic King County should now be considered. Since those ballots came from...
  • Dance world in a spin as gay pair launch ballroom blitz

    07/17/2004 10:08:07 AM PDT · by aculeus · 39 replies · 2,084+ views
    The Irish Independent ^ | July 17th 2004 | James Bone in New York
    RUSSELL Halley takes pride in being able to do the splits as well as any woman on the dance floor. His partner, Jorge Guzman, can spin faster than the female competition. So when the two men don their see-through chiffon shirts to dance together, they alternate the lead. "I can send Jorge into a triple spin and catch him, and vice versa - even in the course of one move," Mr Halley boasts. "We can change place instantly. From an audience point of view it can be very exciting." The duo are at the forefront of an upheaval in America's...
  • Mother Of Murdered USAF Major Calls Michael Moore, "Maggot That Eats Off The Dead"

    07/14/2004 6:56:57 PM PDT · by Doctor Raoul · 69 replies · 2,521+ views
    TownHall.com ^ | July 13, 2004 | John McCaslin
    <p>The family of U.S. Air Force Maj. Gregory Stone was shocked to learn that video footage of the major's Arlington National Cemetery burial was included by Michael Moore in his movie "Fahrenheit 9/11."</p> <p>Stone was killed in March 2003 by a grenade that officials said was thrown into his tent by Sgt. Hasan K. Akbar, who is on trial for murder.</p>
  • Three Year Old Sodomized By Homosexual Dies Of Heart Attack.

    07/14/2004 10:08:43 AM PDT · by Laissez-faire capitalist · 257 replies · 11,428+ views
    Traditional Values Coalition ^ | March 19, 2004 | Traditional Values Coalition
    Summary: An Indiana three-year-old boy who died of a heart attack last November may have died as a result of being sodomized. An Indiana coroner has determined that rectal injuries to a three-year-old boy may have contributed to his death from a heart attack in November. A report in the Northwest Indiana News(March 13, 2004) quotes coroner Jeff Wells: "His heart was unstable to begin with and yes, this could have thrown it over the edge. There is a possibility that he could have had a heart attack while being sodomized." Read and distribute TVC's report on the high rate...
  • Rosie Takes Shot At Bush During Gay-Friendly Cruise

    07/13/2004 4:58:30 PM PDT · by NotchJohnson · 53 replies · 1,685+ views
    Local 6 ^ | 7/12/04 | Internet Broadcasting Systems
    Rosie Takes Shot At Bush During Gay-Friendly Cruise Cruise To Stop In Key West Later This Week POSTED: 12:13 PM EDT July 13, 2004 UPDATED: 6:00 PM EDT July 13, 2004 PORT CANAVERAL, Fla. -- On the eve of a possible U.S. Senate vote to make gay marriages unconstitutional, Rosie O'Donnell spoke out against the Bush administration's plans to ban same sex unions during a stop on a gay-friendly cruise, according to Local 6 News. Rosie Promotes Cruise, Discusses Possible Gay Marriage Ban "I think this cruise comes at the perfect time, when they're considering an amendment making it illegal...
  • Sex Tips for Red-State Girls!

    07/03/2004 7:55:20 PM PDT · by summer · 235 replies · 6,290+ views
    The NY Times Sunday Magazine ^ | July 4, 2004 | JENNIFER SENIOR
    Sex Tips for Red-State Girls! By JENNIFER SENIOR Published: July 4, 2004 Ever since she qualified for a car award from her employer, Passion Parties, Linda Brewer has buzzed around the South in a silver Cadillac Escalade with a license plate that says ''Funlady.'' On the road, men often notice it and honk before passing, only to realize, with baffled amusement, that a woman of nearly 60 is at the wheel. ''Hey, girl,'' she shouted the first time we met, as she smiled and waved from the car window. ''Climb in.'' Passion Parties is a direct-sales organization based in Brisbane,...
  • News Splash! Ted K dogs it on the Hill (Teddy's dog really named "Splash")

    07/03/2004 1:40:33 PM PDT · by atomic conspiracy · 8 replies · 489+ views
    Boston Herald ^ | 7-03-04 | Gayle Fee and Laura Raposa
    Word on the Beltway is that Sen. Ted Kennedy's Portuguese water pooch Splash is about to make a Splash on the kiddie-lit front. Kennedy is in talks with publishers to write a children's book that gives a dog's-eye view of Washington based on the adventures of his loyal canine companion. ``The senator participates in a reading mentor program in D.C.,'' said Kennedy spokesguy David Smith. ``And after seeing the impact and the benefits reading has had on these second-graders, and after seeing how the children really respond to animals, he warmed up to the idea of doing a book.'' Harry...
  • Caught On Tape: Suburban Teen Sex Party

    06/25/2004 10:56:16 AM PDT · by freedom44 · 158 replies · 5,232+ views
    WNBC ^ | 6/25/04 | WNBC
    SCARSDALE, N.Y. -- As Scarsdale High School is set to graduate another senior class Friday, the actions of a few freshman students are grabbing all of the attention. And it's not the positive kind: male students coaxing two female students to have sex with each other, capturing it on videotape, and e-mailing it throughout the school. "It's very upsetting that this is what our students and children have been doing," said one Scarsdale resident. Officials who have seen the tape tell NewsChannel 4 the two 14-year-old girls appear intoxicated. One of them is seen trying to convince the other to...
  • DOONESBURY has Bush calling Condi 'Brown Sugar'...

    04/07/2004 8:18:00 AM PDT · by NYC Republican · 132 replies · 9,023+ views
    Doonesbury.com ^ | 4/7/04 | Garry Trudeau
  • Singer Alanis Morissette 'strips' over censorship

    04/06/2004 10:21:37 AM PDT · by traumer · 37 replies · 1,202+ views
    BBC ^ | 6 April, 2004
    Singer Alanis Morissette wore a "nude suit" on stage at Canada's equivalent of the Grammys to complain about censorship in the US. Morissette, who was hosting the Juno Awards in Edmonton on Sunday, wore the cartoon-style bodysuit in protest at TV and radio censorship in the US. "We can't show nipples on national TV," she said in relation to Janet Jackson's Super Bowl incident. "I am proud to be able to stand here and do this," she told the audience. "We live in a land where we still think the human body is beautiful and we're not afraid of the...
  • Hillary Blasts Bush on Fallujah Attacks

    04/01/2004 9:05:02 PM PST · by dts32041 · 133 replies · 284+ views
    News Max ^ | 1 apr 04 | Carl Limbacher
    Hillary Blasts Bush on Fallujah Attacks New York Sen. Hillary Clinton blasted the Bush administration on Thursday for sending too few troops and not enough military equipment to Iraq, saying the of lack of U.S. resources contributed to the attacks in Fallujah that killed four U.S. workers on Tuesday. "It was heartbreaking and horrible to see the desecration of the four men who were killed in Fallujah," Clinton told Democratic Party radio host Al Franken. Calling Fallujah "one of the epicenters of Saddam Hussein's support," Sen. Clinton said, "Clearly we have to increase our response and make it more effective."...
  • In flagrante in public ... inexcusable

    03/16/2004 5:08:10 AM PST · by SJackson · 79 replies · 505+ views
    Jewish World Review ^ | 3-16-04 | Leonard Pitts, Jr.
    Let me set the scene. You're sitting in traffic with your 4-year-old. Suddenly you notice she's watching with rapt interest something in the next car. You glance over and realize that the other vehicle is equipped with one of those DVD screens that are available on certain late-model cars. The option is usually marketed as a way of keeping kids quiet on long road trips. But what the folks over there are watching is more loin king than "Lion King." Because there onscreen, before your daughter's steadily widening eyes, is a pair of exceedingly fit people using their private parts...
  • Sexed-Up New Haven (Yale hosts a campus-wide orgy)

    02/17/2004 4:10:43 PM PST · by presidio9 · 75 replies · 1,340+ views
    National Review ^ | February 17, 2004 | Meghan Clyne
    Last week, every Yale undergraduate received an e-mail heralding "Sex Week: A Celebration and Exploration of Sex and Sexuality at Yale University." Imagine a modest student's reaction to "Grandmother of Masturbation" Betty Dodson's impending lecture on the topic, "One Woman's Illustrated Sexual Revolution." Yale sophomore David O'Leary, upon returning from five o'clock mass, found in his inbox the promise of a "Porn Party! sponsored by Wicked Pictures with porn star Devinn Lane." According to event organizer and Yale senior Eric Rubenstein, Sex Week was supposed to open discussion about issues of love, intimacy, and romance, and was timed to coincide...
  • Post-Super Bowl, Bare Breasts on 'ER' Raise Alarm (Nipplegate II, Coming Thursday Night on NBC)

    02/04/2004 12:41:02 AM PST · by Timesink · 92 replies · 878+ views
    TelevisionWeek ^ | February 3, 2004
    Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2004 Post-Super Bowl, Bare Breasts on 'ER' Raise AlarmOnly days after the firestorm created when Janet Jackson exposed her breast during the Super Bowl, plans to air an episode of "ER" on NBC Thursday evening that includes a view of an elderly female patient's bare breast are raising serious concerns among the network's affiliates. Some NBC affiliates are so uneasy about the scene planned for the first night of sweeps that at least one station group executive described himself Tuesday as "considering what my options are" should NBC decide to air the hour with the exposed breast....
  • The Super Bowl Sinkhole

    02/03/2004 2:49:12 PM PST · by FlyLow · 9 replies · 1,455+ views
    Bozell Columns ^ | 2-3-04 | L. Brent Bozell III
    Sports are supposed to remain as an inspirational oasis in our culture, a place where merit and performance, and even dazzling feats of prowess grab our attention. Too often in recent years, as professional sports has grown massively popular, the gap between athletic performance on the field and athletic misbehavior off the field has widened into a chasm. But the latest shocking sports news says something worse: now expectations of virtue in sports fans are also falling apart. Even before the sleaze parade known at this year’s Super Bowl unfolded, sports pages were lamenting what was happening at the University...
  • FCC's Powell 'Outraged' by 'Deplorable' Halftime Stunt

    02/02/2004 8:49:47 AM PST · by truthandlife · 172 replies · 414+ views
    Newsmax ^ | 2/1/04
    The Federal Communications Commission will investigate CBS's sleazy halftime show, Chairman Michael Powell said today. "I am outraged at what I saw during the halftime show of the Super Bowl. Like millions of Americans, my family and I gathered around the television for a celebration. Instead, that celebration was tainted by a classless, crass and deplorable stunt. Our nation's children, parents and citizens deserve better," Powell stated. "I have instructed the commission to open an immediate investigation into last night's broadcast," he said. A spokesman had earlier merely said the agency was launching a routine investigation because it had received...
  • Statement regarding the Super Bowl halftime show

    02/01/2004 7:20:07 PM PST · by Lawgvr1955 · 467 replies · 1,707+ views
    www.superbowl.com ^ | February 1, 2004 | NFL
    Statement by NFL Executive Vice President Joe Browne regarding the Super Bowl halftime show: "We were extremely disappointed by elements of the MTV-produced Halftime show. They were totally inconsistent with assurances our office was given about the show. It's unlikely that MTV will produce another Super Bowl halftime."
  • Conflicting messages from MTV

    02/01/2004 9:19:26 PM PST · by Hildy · 47 replies · 440+ views
    Drudge
    First I read this on Drudge:MTV Statement on Super Bowl XXXVIII Halftime Incident Sunday February 1, 11:03 pm ET HOUSTON, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The tearing of Janet Jackson's costume was unrehearsed, unplanned, completely unintentional and was inconsistent with assurances we had about the content of the performance. MTV regrets this incident occurred and we apologize to anyone who was offended by it. Then I went on MTV's website and I found this: Who's Kidding whom here? Janet Jackson Got Nasty at the MTV-Produced Super Bowl Halftime Show Jaws across the country hit the carpet at exactly the same time....
  • Drudge: Timberlake Issues Statement (Timberlake blames "Wardrobe Malfunction")

    02/01/2004 8:36:32 PM PST · by Pubbie · 183 replies · 592+ views
    Drudge ^ | 02/01/04 | Drudge
    "I am sorry that anyone was offended by the wardrobe malfunction during the halftime performance of the Super Bowl," Timberlake said in a statement. "It was not intentional and is regrettable." Developing...
  • MTV Touted Jackson 'Shocker' Before Topless Super Bowl Dance

    02/01/2004 8:39:34 PM PST · by kattracks · 181 replies · 1,054+ views
    NewsMax.com ^ | 2/01/04 | Carl Limbacher and NewsMax.com Staff
    CBS is claiming it had no idea that a Super Bowl half-time dance routine between Janet Jackson and Justin Timberlake would feature the pop diva going partially topless. But four days before Ms. Jackson assaulted tens of millions TV viewers during the family hour with her R-rated moment, a press release by the company producing the show boasted that her dance would be "shocking." "I don't think the Super Bowl has ever seen a performance like this," Jackson choreographer Gil Duldulao said, in a press release posted to MTV's web site on Jan. 28. "The dancing is great. She's more...
  • CBS Apologizes for Jackson's Exposure

    02/01/2004 7:44:39 PM PST · by Leroy S. Mort · 178 replies · 803+ views
    AP ^ | Feb. 1 2004
    NEW YORK (AP) - CBS apologized on Sunday for an unexpectedly R-rated end to its Super Bowl halftime show, when singer Justin Timberlake tore off part of Janet Jackson's top, exposing her breast. ``CBS deeply regrets the incident,'' spokeswoman Leslie Anne Wade said after the network received several calls about the show.The two singers were performing a flirtatious duet to end the halftime show, and at the song's finish, Timberlake reached across Jackson's leather gladiator outfit and pulled off the covering to her right breast.The network quickly cut away from the shot, and did not mention the incident on the...
  • Rude race-baiting runaway Dem senator Ellis tells radio host to shutup and hangs up

    08/13/2003 3:28:43 PM PDT · by Diddle E. Squat · 22 replies · 317+ views
    KLIF570 radio ^ | 8/13/03 | Mine own ears
    Just happened on KLIF570 in DFW. Greg Knapp attempted to interview Dem TX Senator Rodney Ellis, who is currently hiding in Albuquerque and is calling the Senate fines a poll tax. has repeatedly thrown out racial red herrings throughout the runaway. Was unbelievably arrogant, condescending, and rude in this interview, was caught in several lies regarding redistricting, routinely refused to allow Greg to even ask his questions, repeatedly told him to shut up, demanded that they take turns having their full say, was allowed to proceed first, then hung up. Really classy. Not sure if KLIF will put up a...