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  • Here are 750 well sourced examples of Obama's lying, lawbreaking, corruption, cronyism, etc.

    07/19/2014 10:43:26 AM PDT · by grundle · 13 replies
    wordpress ^ | Last updated July 19, 2014 | Dan from Squirrel Hill
    Dan from Squirrel Hill's Blog Obama supporters will go hysterical over this well sourced list of 750 examples of his lying, lawbreaking, corruption, cronyism, etc. By Dan from Squirrel HillPosted on August 15, 2013. Updated on July 19, 2014.As the author of this blog post, I place it into the public domain. Anyone may freely copy it in any part or in its entirely, without asking my permission, and without paying any money. I do ask you please cite a link to http://danfromsquirrelhill.wordpress.com/2013/08/15/obama-252/I ask you to please show this list to as many people as possible – and especially, to please...
  • She Once Thought Obama Was the Messiah. Now She Says He Lied About Everything (Video)

    07/15/2014 7:51:32 PM PDT · by AuditTheFed · 58 replies
    Top Right News ^ | 07-15-2014 | Gina Cassini
    by Gina Cassini | Top Right NewsIn October 2008, she made an emotional statement that quickly became iconic in the presidential race -- both to Obama's swooning fans and his lambasting critics. Peggy Joseph said this, minutesafter anObama speech in Sarasota, Florida, just days before the election...
  • W.H. Reporter: Did Obama Enjoy Todays Photo Op? (VIDEO)

    07/15/2014 12:42:17 PM PDT · by PoloSec · 8 replies
    Washington Free Beacon ^ | July 15 2014 | Washington Free Beacon
    A White House reporter asked spokesman Josh Earnest whether President Obama enjoyed himself at an infrastucture photo-op earlier Tuesday in Virginia, mocking Obamas claim last week about not visiting the border crisis because he wasnt interested in photo ops. The assembled press corps laughed as Earnest asserted Obama was in good spirits. And is he likely to be just as unhappy with the photo op he has planned later this week on infrastructure? the reporter asked. A flustered Earnest said he didnt understand the question. Im getting back to his blowing off photo ops on the border, the reporter said....
  • Leaked Data Shows 10-Fold Increase In Obamas Asylum Approvals

    07/14/2014 11:10:55 AM PDT · by Beave Meister · 7 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 7/14/2014 | Neil Munro
    The number of foreigners who successfully filed asylum claims in the United States almost tripled from 2012 to 2013, up to 30,393. Thats 10 times the number from 2008, when President Barack Obama was elected, and it is evidence his immigration officials are approving most of the asylum requests from the growing wave of Central American migrants. If you came illegally to the U.S. seeking asylum in 2013, you had better than a four-in-five chance of successfully filing an asylum claim. Thats up from a three-in-five chance in 2008. The migrants include mothers with children, and youths who have been...
  • Earnest defends notion of 'most transparent administration' in US history

    07/14/2014 6:24:48 AM PDT · by Beave Meister · 9 replies
    Fox News ^ | 7/13/2014
    The White House on Sunday stood by President Obama's position that he continues to be the most transparent president in U.S. history, despite widespread complaints from journalists and other Americans about a lack of information or apparent misinformation. I have a responsibility in this job to try to help the president live up to his commitment to be the most transparent president in history, new White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said on CNNs Reliable Sources. Earnest said he absolutely, absolutely sticks by Obamas line about having the most transparent administration, after continued criticism about apparent attempts to not make...
  • THE WORST PRESIDENT?

    07/13/2014 5:27:06 AM PDT · by Beave Meister · 49 replies
    Yahoo.com ^ | 7/12/2014 | David M. Shribman
    Wow. A reputable poll shows that the public believes Barack Obama is the worst president since World War II. Worse than Richard M. Nixon, driven from the presidency by Watergate? Much. Worse than Jimmy Carter, for decades the very symbol of the feckless chief executive? Loads. Worse than George W. Bush, still a lightning rod on the left and a symbol of disappointment on the right? Definitely. These startling poll results set loose the predictable reaction: A flurry of told-you-so nods on the right and a fusillade of this-tells-us-nothing assertions on the left. For once, they're both right. Obama is...
  • Bloggers, Surveillance and Obamas Orwellian State

    07/11/2014 11:31:36 AM PDT · by Beave Meister · 6 replies
    Time.com ^ | 7/11/2014 | Justin Lynch
    Advancements in technology have fueled this White House's obsession with controlling the message. Jay Carney is free. But not loose at least so far. After resigning as the press secretary for President Obama on June 20, Carney gave insight into the Obama administrations handling of classified documents, and responded to criticism that this administration has been the most Orwellian in recent history. I know because I covered them that this was said of Clinton and Bush, and it will probably be said of the next White House, said Carney in a recent New York Times Magazine interview....
  • Sending pink slips to a war zone

    07/10/2014 7:50:01 AM PDT · by Beave Meister · 12 replies
    The New York Post ^ | 7/9/2014 | Jonathan Hendershott
    In a stunning display of callousness, the Defense Department has announced that thousands of soldiers many serving as commanding officers in Afghanistan will be notified in the coming weeks that their service to the country is no longer needed. Last week, more than 1,100 Army captains the men and women who know best how to fight this enemy because they have experienced multiple deployments were told theyll be retired from the Army. The overall news is not unexpected. The Army has ended its major operations in Iraq and is winding down in Afghanistan. Budget cuts are...
  • Here are 731 well sourced examples of Obama's lying, lawbreaking, corruption, cronyism, etc.

    07/07/2014 9:14:38 AM PDT · by grundle · 7 replies
    wordpress ^ | last updated July 6, 2014 | Dan from Squirrel Hill
    Dan from Squirrel Hill's Blog Obama supporters will go hysterical over this well sourced list of 731 examples of his lying, lawbreaking, corruption, cronyism, etc. By Dan from Squirrel HillPosted on August 15, 2013. Updated on July 6, 2014.As the author of this blog post, I place it into the public domain. Anyone may freely copy it in any part or in its entirely, without asking my permission, and without paying any money. I do ask you please cite a link to http://danfromsquirrelhill.wordpress.com/2013/08/15/obama-252/I ask you to please show this list to as many people as possible – and especially, to please...
  • Obama fraudulently declares meadow jumping mouse endangered in order to hurt ranchers

    07/05/2014 5:10:06 AM PDT · by grundle · 23 replies
    wordpress ^ | July 5, 2014 | Dan from Squirrel Hill
    Dan from Squirrel Hill's Blog Obama fraudulently declares meadow jumping mouse “endangered” in order to hurt ranchers On May 24, 2014, Wikipedia’s article on the meadow jumping mouse stated:The meadow jumping mouse (Zapus hudsonius) is the most widely distributed mouse in the subfamily Zapodinae. It may be found from the Atlantic coast, to the Great Plains, as far north as the arctic tree lines in Canada and Alaska, and as far south as Georgia, Alabama, Arizona, and New Mexico.The meadow jumping mouse is currently not in any kind of danger. According to the IUCN Red list, it is widely spread, common,...
  • This July 4, governing in the spirit of revenge

    07/04/2014 7:43:51 AM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 38 replies
    Washington Post ^ | July 4, 2014 | by Eugene Robinson
    As we celebrate the Fourth of July, who can argue that our democracy is working the way the Founders intended? And who can deny that most of the blame for dysfunction must fall to the Republican Party? George Washington distrusted all political parties. He warned in his farewell address that, as they alternated power, parties would act in the spirit of revenge rather than, presumably, in the best interests of the nation. The disorders and miseries that resulted, Washington feared, would inevitably threaten democracy. Whatever the motivation, Republicans have paralyzed our government in a way that would have shocked...
  • Here are 700 well sourced examples of Obama's lying, lawbreaking, corruption, cronyism, etc.

    06/26/2014 2:18:31 PM PDT · by grundle · 8 replies
    wordpress ^ | last updated June 26, 2014 | Dan from Squirrel Hill
    Dan from Squirrel Hill's Blog Obama supporters will go hysterical over this well sourced list of 700 examples of his lying, lawbreaking, corruption, cronyism, etc. By Dan from Squirrel HillPosted on August 15, 2013. Updated on June 26, 2014.As the author of this blog post, I place it into the public domain. Anyone may freely copy it in any part or in its entirely, without asking my permission, and without paying any money. I do ask you please cite a link to http://danfromsquirrelhill.wordpress.com/2013/08/15/obama-252/I ask you to please show this list to as many people as possible – and especially, to please...
  • White House to Congress: We Did Not See ISIL Coming

    06/25/2014 2:01:15 PM PDT · by lbryce · 19 replies
    Washington Free Beacon ^ | June 25, 2014 | Adam Kredo
    Senior Obama administration officials closed-door briefing to senators Tuesday night revealed that the White House did not anticipate and was not prepared for the rise of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL or ISIS), which has wreaked havoc in Iraq and seized many key cities in recent weeks. Top State Department and Defense Department officials joined senators Tuesday evening for a briefing on the quickly developing chaos in Iraq and future U.S. plans for a response. Sources familiar with the brief said that the administration officials repeated talking points issued over the past several days in both...
  • White House now faults Republicans for weak border security

    06/24/2014 12:36:24 PM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 27 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | June 24, 2014 | By Ben Wolfgang
    After previously saying Americas borders are more secure than ever, the White House on Tuesday seemingly blamed Republicans for apparent holes along the southern boundary, evidenced by the flood of unaccompanied children streaming into the U.S. from Mexico, Central America and elsewhere. White House press secretary Josh Earnest challenged Republicans, if they are truly concerned about border security, to back the comprehensive immigration reform package. If we really wanted to solve this problem, one good way to do it is for those Republicans to get on board and support common sense immigration reform, Mr. Earnest told reporters.
  • Obama says America should be ashamed of its gun laws\ (2md Amendment trashing)

    06/11/2014 5:18:00 AM PDT · by bestintxas · 84 replies
    wash times ^ | 6/11/14 | b wolfgang
    Calling the failure to pass gun-control laws the biggest frustration of his time in office, President Obama on Tuesday said America should be ashamed of its gun laws, decried the type of violence seen again Tuesday at an Oregon school, and praised a country that more or less banned all long guns. Speaking to Tumblr founder David Karp, Mr. Obama said the U.S. does not conform to the rest of the advanced, developed world when it comes to gun laws, resurrecting his plea for restrictions on the sale of firearms. He also disputed the notion that mental illness is solely...
  • White House Continues to Spin IRS E-mail Scandal as 'Republican Conspiracy Theory'

    06/20/2014 9:14:32 PM PDT · by chessplayer · 18 replies
    Soon-to-be White House Press Secretary Josh Soon-to-be White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest took to the podium of the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room for his last outing as deputy press secretary. He will move into the White House Press Secretary role next week as Jay Carney officially vacates the job. If we learned anything from his test run today, its that Earnest has learned the art of White House spin from his boss. took to the podium of the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room for his last outing as deputy press secretary. He will move into the...
  • Obama: Iran Could Play Constructive Role in Iraq

    06/19/2014 11:10:04 AM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 28 replies
    ABC News ^ | June 19, 2014
    President Barack Obama says Iran can play a constructive role in Iraq if it sends a message that Iraq's government must be inclusive and respect the interests of Sunnis and Kurds. He says that's the same message the United States is sending. But Obama says if Iran comes into the conflict solely as an armed force backing the Shiite-led government, its involvement would probably worsen the situation.
  • Poll: Many still struggle to pay health premiums (Zerocare lies strike again)

    06/19/2014 10:06:35 AM PDT · by Olog-hai · 5 replies
    Associated Press ^ | Jun 19, 2014 11:28 AM EDT | Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar
    Most people who signed up under President Barack Obamas health care law rate their new insurance highly, but a substantial number are struggling with the cost, according to a poll released Thursday. The survey from the nonpartisan Kaiser Family Foundation provides findings that both sides in the health care debate can seize on. Its an ambitious look at people who buy their coverage individually; theyre the ones most affected by the Affordable Care Act. [] Despite the availability of generous subsidies, 4 in 10 of those who bought a plan that meets the laws specifications said they had difficulty paying...
  • White House: No emails between White House, Lerner

    06/18/2014 7:01:29 PM PDT · by Nachum · 70 replies
    Associated Press ^ | 6/1/8/14 | Staff
    <p>WASHINGTON The White House said Wednesday it has found no emails between any person in the executive office of the president and a top Internal Revenue Service official who has been connected to the improper scrutiny of political groups. White House spokesman Jay Carney said the White House searched for all communications between the former IRS official, Lois Lerner, and executive office personnel. "We found zero emails," he said.</p>
  • IRS Was Required By Law to Print Out Lois Lerners Emails

    06/17/2014 6:30:29 PM PDT · by grundle · 59 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | June 17, 2014 | Patrick Howley
    The Internal Revenue Service is required by federal law to keep records of all agency emails and to print out hard copies of the emails to make sure they get saved in the event of a computer glitch. The IRS recently claimed that it lost 24,000 of 67,000 emails that ex-official Lois Lerner sent between 2009 and 2011, due to a computer crash. The IRS, which agreed to turn over all of Lerners emails to the House Committee on Ways and Means, specifically lost emails Lerner sent to other Obama administration agencies and the White House. Lerner is a major...
  • Obama making up facts about guns

    06/17/2014 4:21:28 PM PDT · by richardb72 · 19 replies
    Fox News ^ | June 17, 2014 | John Lott
    President Obama just can't seem to help himself. Over and over again, he makes exaggerated or false claims about guns and crime. Last year Obama kept asserting the bogus numbers such as 40 percent of all gun purchases take place without a background check. Besides the study being based on a tiny survey it was started before the Federal background check law went into effect. Moreover, the 40 percent figure referred to all transfers, not just sales, and the vast majority of transfers took place within families through gifts and inheritances. Then, for good measure, Obama added an extra 4...
  • Obama on Benghazi Capture: When Americans Are Attacked, This Country Has Their Back(VIDEO)

    06/17/2014 12:18:39 PM PDT · by PoloSec · 33 replies
    Mediaite ^ | June 17 2014 | Josh Feldman
    President Obama delivered brief comments today on the capture of a man suspected to be involved in the 2012 attack on the Benghazi consulate. The president said the capture sends a clear message to the world that whenever an American is attacked, no matter how long it takes, we will find those responsible and we will bring them to justice. Yesterday U.S. special forces captured Ahmed Abu Khattala in a surprise raid. Khattala had previously denied in a number of interviews he gave that he had any direct involvement in the Benghazi attack. In his comments today, Obama praised the...
  • What a mess: Hundreds of thousands may have to repay Obamacare subsidies

    06/16/2014 8:37:32 AM PDT · by george76 · 21 replies
    Twitchy ^ | June 15, 2014
    It turns out not all those Obamacare signups that the administration was crowing about went as smoothly as they told you.
  • Obama Calls For Climate Change Action In California Commencement Speech ["Moon Is Made of Cheese"?]

    06/15/2014 10:02:24 AM PDT · by Steelfish · 23 replies
    Guardian (UK) ^ | June 15, 2014
    Obama Calls For Climate Change Action In California Commencement Speech Speaking at University of California, Irvine, president compares science denial to saying 'moon is made of cheese' Barack Obama yelled 'Zot, Zot, Zot', as he makes the symbols of the Anteater, the school's mascot. Barack Obama on Saturday repeated his recent appeals for action to prevent climate change, while speaking at the University of California, Irvine graduation ceremony. The question is not whether we need to act, the president said, at Angel Stadium in Anaheim. The overwhelming judgement of science, accumulated and reviewed over decades, has put the that to...
  • Obama: "The World Is Less Violent Than It Has Ever Been"

    06/12/2014 7:03:46 AM PDT · by MeshugeMikey · 92 replies
    Real Clear Politics ^ | June 12, 2014 | No Attribution
    "The world is less violent than it has ever been. It is healthier than it has ever been. It is more tolerant than it has ever been. It is better fed then its ever been. It is more educated than its ever been"
  • War and Liberty - The Enemy Within

    06/10/2014 10:04:03 AM PDT · by Starman417 · 2 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 06-10-14 | Vince
    Today, when people talk about winning World War II, they often talk about freedom defeating tyranny. That is mostly true as the United States, the UK, Canada and Australia were indeed democracies. But it was not tyranny we went to war against. Indeed one of the powers that helped defeat Hitler was itself a dictatorship that only declared war on Hitler after having been invaded. Adolph Hitler didnt suddenly become a dictator in 1939 or even 1941. He had been a dictator for years before war broke out. While he didnt start out as such, soon after getting power legitimately...
  • Obama: "I released the Taliban because Screw You."

    06/10/2014 9:20:18 AM PDT · by Lazamataz · 97 replies
    Original Content | 6/10/2014 | By Laz A. Mataz
    With regards to the release of five deadly Taliban generals for one deserter Islam-sympathizing US soldier, the excuse machine has become more and more ludicrous by the day. First Bowe Bergdahl's health was in danger. Next, we heard that Bergdahl was a soldier who served with honor and distinction,, so we had to rescue him.Next, we heard that platoon members who knew Bergdahl, and who criticizing him, were 'Swiftboating' him.Next, we were told that Bergdahls fellow soldiers may be psychopaths. Next, Obama fell back on the old, tired, 'racism/everyone hates me' card.Then, we were told by Obama that he has...
  • Bergdahl Release Reveals a Presidency Out of Control

    06/09/2014 7:04:23 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 38 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | June 9, 2014 | Chrystal Wright
    As the news media cranked up the heat on the White Houses disastrous handling of the Veterans Affairs scandal, President Barack Obama decided it was time to change the subject and make the news about him again. So what does he do? Obama finalizes the release of five top Taliban commanders from Guantanamo in exchange for the Talibans release of one American soldier. Not just any soldier but a high value soldier Sargent Bowe Bergdahl, who deserted his duty in 2009 when he walked off his base in Afghanistan right into the enemy hands of the Taliban. And Bergdahl caused...
  • Dianne Feinstein: President 'justifiably proud' of Bowe Bergdahl release

    06/08/2014 1:33:58 PM PDT · by PoloSec · 36 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | June 8 2014 | Betsy Woodruff
    On "Face the Nation," the Senate Intelligence Committee's chairwoman defended the president's decision to announce Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's release in the White House Rose Garden. I think the president was justifiably proud of this and he wanted to say it to everybody, Dianne Feinstein said in an interview with Bob Schieffer on the CBS program. Georgia Sen. Saxby Chambliss, that committee's top Republican, took a slightly different tone. He reiterated that he's frustrated with the administration for waiting until after the fact to tell members of Congress about the decision to trade five Guantanamo Bay detainees for Bergdahl. And he...
  • VIDEO: Obamas arrogance on display: MY government

    06/08/2014 2:14:11 PM PDT · by PoloSec · 11 replies
    allenbwest.com ^ | June 7 2014 | Allen B. West
    Yesterday in an interview with NBC News regarding why he didnt seek approval for the Berdgahl swap, Obamas arrogance was in full flower when he said it was a unanimous decision from MY government. Funny how that goes. Lincoln said it was government of the people by the people and for the people that shall not perish from the earth. So choose this day: Obamas or Lincolns definition of the American Constitutional Republic. It is truly the difference between tyranny and liberty.
  • There They Go, Again

    06/08/2014 2:12:09 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 1 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | June 8, 2014 | Paul Jacob
    Seventy years ago, no one stormed Normandy beach to give one man the power to imprison or to execute anyone he or she decides is an enemy of the state. Freedom cannot survive in a society where the leaders those wielding the power of the state are not required to follow the rules. The President of the United States of America is no more above the law than any other citizen. This is fundamental to all that America stands for. And yet, last weekend, President Obama flagrantly violated a federal statute that he in fact personally signed...
  • Obama Says That Everyone in the Obama Bubble Agreed with His Prisoner Swap Decision

    06/08/2014 9:43:13 AM PDT · by FredDardick · 56 replies
    Political Kryptonite ^ | June 8, 2014 | Fred Dardick
    In an interview with NBC News Obama reiterated the now popular talking point that everyone in government was unanimous in their support for the release of five mass murdering terrorists for one American deserter. Obama told NBC News, I make no apologies for it. It was a unanimous decision among my principals in my government. Good for him. So now were supposed to be impressed that all of the Obama cheerleaders in the West Wing jumped on board with the dumbest prisoner exchange in American history? Is there any real question as to why Obama didnt give Congress prior notice...
  • Obama Says Global Warming Could Put Kids in Hospital (What An SOB!)

    06/07/2014 9:17:12 PM PDT · by lbryce · 29 replies
    The Hilll ^ | June 7, 2014 | Staff
    The Hill) -- Climate change is driving up the number of children who are living with asthma, according to a new White House report out Friday. The report, which deals with the health impacts of global warming across the U.S., states that asthma rates have more than doubled, and says climate change is to blame. It "is putting those Americans at greater risk of landing in the hospital," the eight-page White House report states. The White House said the answer to curbing drought, heat waves, and more severe droughts is cutting carbon pollution, the step President Obama took this week....
  • Why didnt Pres. Obama negotiate to free the American pastor held in Iran?

    06/07/2014 9:31:28 PM PDT · by Fali_G · 11 replies
    Mid East Faces ^ | 6/8/2014 | Lisa Daftari
    The facts just dont add up. Our President secretly negotiated a deal to free a man who appears to have deserted his country and put fellow servicemen in danger while there are innocent American citizens being held in Iran, North Korea and Mexico. Why Bergdahl? Lawmakers and human rights groups have called out for the release of Pastor Saeed Abedini, the 34-year-old from Boise, Idaho, who left behind his wife, Naghmeh, and two young children to go back to his homeland on a mission to build a family orphanage. Abedini, who had traveled to Iran many times before, was pulled...
  • Charles Krauthammer: The only enemies Obama knows how to fight are straw men

    06/07/2014 5:22:38 PM PDT · by rickmichaels · 7 replies
    National Post ^ | May 30, 2014 | Charles Krauthammer
    It is fitting that the day before U.S. President Barack Obama gave his grand West Point address defending the wisdom and prudence of his foreign policy, his government was urging Americans to evacuate Libya. Libya, of course, was once the model Obama intervention the exquisitely calibrated military engagement wrapped in the rhetorical extravagance of a nationally televised address proclaiming his newest foreign policy doctrine (they change to fit the latest ad hoc decision): the responsibility to protect (R2P). You dont hear R2P bandied about much anymore. Not with more than 50,000 civilians having been slaughtered in Syrias civil war,...
  • Obama on Bergdahl: a unanimous decision among my principals in MY government

    06/07/2014 11:51:01 AM PDT · by chessplayer · 84 replies
    Hotair ^ | Jazz Shaw
    The President sat down for an outdoor interview with NBCs Brian Williams during his trip to Normandy this week and, predictably, the subject of the Bergdahl swap came up. After what was essentially a repeat of his previous talking points many of which have proven to be dubious at best, if not outright lies, even according to Democrats he summoned up a new way to describe how he decided to not involve the usual, key Congressional players in the process. It comes at around the 50 second mark in the video to follow, but heres the key quote,...
  • Glorious Days for Radical Islam

    06/07/2014 9:53:43 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 7 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | June 7, 2014 | Mark Davis
    The spiritual leader of the Taliban, Mullah Mohammed Omar, rarely makes public statements. Chased from his perch atop the Supreme Council of Afghanistan weeks after 9/11, he has spent the last dozen years in hiding, reportedly in Pakistan. He watched as Operation Enduring Freedom sought to bring democracy to his native land. Since the first step in that exercise was to attack Afghanistans terrorist core, he saw his home in Kandahar bombed, killing his stepfather and son. Such were the events back when the United States was serious about winning a war on terror. The remaining years of the...
  • 5 High Crimes And Misdemeanors For Which Obama Deserves To Be Impeached

    06/07/2014 10:00:22 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 54 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | June 7, 2014 | John Hawkins
    Barack Obama's tenure in the White House has been one of the low points in the history of our republic. It may seem melodramatic to compare the damage Barack Obama is doing to 9/11, Pearl Harbor, and the White House being burned during the war of 1812, but in a sense he's worse than any of those calamities because he's a purely self-inflicted wound. It's not a sneak attack from the Japanese laying us low this time; it's the man our nation willingly chose to lead us not once, but twice. It's bad enough that Barack Obama is not qualified...
  • CONFIRMED: Obama Broke US Law by Making Concessions, Paying Ransom for Prisoner Release

    06/06/2014 8:26:46 PM PDT · by lbryce · 31 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | June 6, 2014 | Jim holt
    Obama should have read this before he started negotiating with the Taliban. The US will make no concessions to terrorists. It will not pay ransoms, release prisoners, change its policies or agree to other acts that might encourage additional terrorism. U.S. Policy and Response to Terrorists Since no country is immune to terrorism, it is imperative that governments have the appropriate policies, intelligence and flexible response options to deal effectively with terrorist acts. Trained personnel and programs must be in place before, during and after each crisis, both to respond to the problem and to answer inevitable criticism in the...
  • How the Left is Spinning Surrender to the Taliban

    06/06/2014 5:36:35 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 8 replies
    American Thinker ^ | June 6, 2014 | William Sullivan
    Salon editor Elias Isquith takes right-wingnuts to task in his latest piece, objectively titled Wingnuts war on the troops: The ugly lesson of Bowe Bergdahl and Sarah Palin. The article is riddled with false assertions and insanely muddled logic bent to satisfy a preferred apologist agenda, the most ridiculous example Ive seen since David Sirotas Gee, I hope the Boston Bombers a White Guy and Not a Muslim article from last April which, incidentally, also graced the e-leaves at Salon. But its yet another example exposing the extent to which entrenched media figures will commit to impossible mental somersaults to...
  • Because He Is Black, Americans Suffer and Die

    06/06/2014 11:13:05 AM PDT · by kingattax · 36 replies
    American Thinker ^ | June 6, 2014 | By Lloyd Marcus
    Clearly, no amount of unprecedented unlawful power-grabs, narcissistic behavior, blatant lies, and ignoring of the Constitution will sway the mainstream media and the Democrats from their loyalty to Obama. Why? The answer is that Obama is black, which makes him their ultimate weapon of mass destruction able to nuke traditional America. Obama's mission is to cram his radical socialist/progressive dream for America down our throats. Obamas reign of terror is but a mere preview of things to come if the MSM and Democrats are successful in duping Americans into handing Hillary Clinton the keys to the Oval Office. Just...
  • Fellow Muslim Barack Obama takes delight in Robert Bergdahls victory cry for Allah

    06/06/2014 9:30:20 AM PDT · by Oldpuppymax · 26 replies
    Coach is Right ^ | 6/6/14 | Suzanne Eovaldi
    An unbelievable moment in American history occurred in the White House Rose Garden when President Barack Obama smiled very perceptibly as Robert Bergdahl, father of Bowe, uttered the famous Islamic war cry of victory for Allah! Cliq on the video link below to watch an American presidents expression of glee as Bergdahl says: bismillah-al-rahman-al-rahim. This Arabic phrase meaning in the name of Allah the most gracious, the most merciful, was translated into English by Walid Shoebat, a Middle Eastern scholar who left the Islamic tradition and came to America, converting to Christianity. (1) Im your father, Bowe, said Robert Bergdahl...
  • The Meaning of Treason

    06/06/2014 7:56:39 AM PDT · by afraidfortherepublic · 20 replies
    NY Sun ^ | 6-6-14 | Editorial
    The report on Fox News that Sergeant Bergdahl at one point during his captivity declared himself a mujahid, or warrior for Islam, and may even have been allowed to carry a weapon puts at a premium an understanding of treason. Sergeant Bergdahl hasnt been accused of treason and would be considered innocent until proven otherwise. The burden is always and only on the accusers. But all the more reason to understand what treason is and why it is so special under American law. Treason is the only crime the Constitution pre-empts Congress from defining. Its also the only crime to...
  • White House: No evidence Bergdahl fraternized with Taliban

    06/06/2014 8:06:05 AM PDT · by ColdOne · 71 replies
    thehill.com ^ | 6/5/14 | Justin Sink
    A senior White House aide said Thursday he had seen no evidence to confirm a report that rescued Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl converted to Islam, fraternized with the Taliban, and declared jihad during nearly five years of captivity. We have seen no evidence of that, deputy national security adviser Tony Blinken told CNN when asked about a Fox News report about Bergdahls conduct while imprisoned by the Taliban.
  • Good enough for government: 25% of ObamaCare signups have serious problems

    06/06/2014 4:25:21 AM PDT · by IBD editorial writer · 2 replies
    Investor's Business Daily ^ | 06/05/2014 | IBD Staff
    Ineptitude: Millions of people could be in for a rude surprise later this year when they discover they aren't eligible for ObamaCare, or are getting too big a subsidy, thanks to another failed ObamaCare promise. In early September, administration officials declared that the ObamaCare "data hub" was ready to roll. This hub was central to making ObamaCare work, since it was supposed to verify citizenship, income and other information needed to determine eligibility and the level of insurance subsidies available. More important, it was all supposed to happen in real time, right when people were filling out their online application...
  • The Bergdahl hits just keep coming

    06/06/2014 8:34:55 AM PDT · by don-o · 47 replies
    Breitbart ^ | June 6, 2014 | John Hayward
    Has there ever before been an Obama scandal that was still getting worse by the hour, days after the story broke? The new lie about the Taliban supposedly threatening Obama into violating U.S. law lasted, what, two hours tops before it fell apart? Is there anything the White House has told us, from last weekend through yesterday, that actually held up? I'm having a hard time thinking of anything they said that turned out to be completely true. Bergdahl wasn't captured in battle, he didn't serve with distinction, he wasn't dying in captivity, Obama didn't have to break the law...
  • Here are 694 well sourced examples of Obama's lying, lawbreaking, corruption, cronyism, etc.

    06/06/2014 4:20:01 AM PDT · by grundle · 18 replies
    wordpress ^ | Last updated on June 5, 2014 | Dan from Squirrel Hill
    Dan from Squirrel Hill's Blog Obama supporters will go hysterical over this well sourced list of 694 examples of his lying, lawbreaking, corruption, cronyism, etc. By Dan from Squirrel HillPosted on August 15, 2013. Updated on June 5, 2014.As the author of this blog post, I place it into the public domain. Anyone may freely copy it in any part or in its entirely, without asking my permission, and without paying any money. I do ask you please cite a link to http://danfromsquirrelhill.wordpress.com/2013/08/15/obama-252/I ask you to please show this list to as many people as possible – and especially, to please...
  • Bergdahls Life Was in Immediate Danger, Officials Say

    06/05/2014 2:05:32 PM PDT · by Responsibility2nd · 63 replies
    New York Times ^ | 06/05/2014 | Peter Baker
    BRUSSELS Defense and intelligence officials told senators at a classified briefing on Wednesday that they kept secret from Congress the pending swap of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl for five Taliban prisoners because they feared for his life if the deal became public, a senior administration official said Thursday. The Senators were told, separate and apart from Sgt. Bergdahls apparent deterioration in health, that we had both specific and general indications that Sgt. Bergdahls recovery and potentially his life could be jeopardized if the detainee exchange proceedings were disclosed or derailed, the official said in a statement. Several senators...
  • Treasonous Obama is a Clear and Present Danger to America

    06/05/2014 4:33:43 PM PDT · by WXRGina · 32 replies
    Renew America ^ | June 5, 2014 | Gina Miller
    How can anyone not see that Barack Obama (or whatever his name is) is an enemy of the United States? Many of us have been saying this for years now, because the signs are evident that this man does not like America and is actively working to tear down our constitutional foundations, our freedoms, our military, our energy sector, our borders, our medical and health insurance systems and American way of life. He has broken our laws and spit on the limits of his power at every turn, and yet the despicable media and his fellow-traveling, commie Democrats have spun...
  • TALIBAN SWAPPIN' BLUES (White House scarambles desperately for a solution)

    06/05/2014 11:49:07 AM PDT · by Lazamataz · 53 replies
    Original Content | June 5, 2014 | By Laz A. Mataz
    It is hard to believe, but even after five years of ruling, the Obama administration still reeks of incompetence. It behaves like a novice administration. Every excuse was thrown out, every justification was made, as -- in an increasing panic -- the Obama administration saw what they viewed as a probable publicity coup, become one of the examples of 'terrible optics' we read about. First, we heard from Hagel that Bowe Bergdahl's health was in danger. Oh, wait, no, it wasn't. NEXT. Next, we heard that Bergdahl was a soldier who served with honor and distinction, and therefore, we HAD...