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  • Facebook suffers brief, widespread outage

    09/03/2014 3:49:28 PM PDT · by beebuster2000 · 36 replies
    internet ^ | today | cnbc staff
    Outrage ! Finally ! You ask where the outrage is? always the lat place you look.
  • Nationalist MKs Outraged Over Impending Ceasefire

    07/14/2014 3:54:41 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 45 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 15/7/14 | Hezki Ezra & Elad Benari
    Nationalist Knesset Members expressed outrage on Monday night over Egypt’s proposal for a ceasefire in Gaza, which the Cabinet is to vote on early Tuesday morning. Diplomatic officials said that the Egyptian proposal would return the situation on the ground to the state it was before Operation Protective Edge, but with a Hamas that is much weaker than before. Officials close to Jewish Home Chairman Naftali Bennett said he would vote against the ceasefire. Housing Minister Uri Ariel (Jewish Home) told Channel 2 News that the ceasefire proposal is “very bad. I hope the reports are not correct and if...
  • BUNDY FAMILY SAYS 'EUTHANIZED' CATTLE SHOT MULTIPLE TIMES

    04/24/2014 10:30:56 AM PDT · by MeshugeMikey · 21 replies
    Breitbart ^ | April 24 2014 | No
    Ammon Bundy, son of embattled Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy, said some of the dead cattle the family found after the federal government backed down from a tense standoff over a week ago had been shot as many as five times – seemingly more than necessary to kill the animals.
  • Outrage after student lunches thrown out at Utah school (for parents in arrears on meal payments)

    01/31/2014 9:31:51 AM PST · by NormsRevenge · 84 replies
    BBC News ^ | 1/31/14 | BBC
    School officials in the US state of Utah have apologised after an employee confiscated and discarded the lunches of about 30 children whose parents were said to be in arrears on meal payments. Outraged parents in Salt Lake City said the students at Uintah Elementary primary school had been humiliated. The school system has launched an inquiry into the Tuesday incident, blamed on a sole "nutrition manager". The children whose meals were put in the rubbish were given fruit and milk. "This was a mistake. This was handled wrong,'' Jason Olsen, a spokesman for the Salt Lake City school system...
  • Teen Sentenced To Probation For Deadly DWI Crash

    12/11/2013 12:43:33 PM PST · by kobald · 38 replies
    CBS-DFW ^ | December 10, 2013 | CBS-DFW
    Prosecutors were pushing for 16-year-old Ethan Couch to spend 20 years in prison. However, State District Judge Jean Boyd sentenced Couch to a decade of probation. There was no debate about who was behind the wheel last June, when Couch plowed into and killed four people. Couch has admitted to being the driver, and court records show his blood alcohol level was .24 at the time of the crash, three times the legal limit for an adult. Prosecutors also presented evidence that Couch and some friends stole beer from a Burleson Walmart on June 15, the night of the crash....
  • Military dumps $34M into Afghanistan HQ that US forces won't use

    07/11/2013 9:13:08 PM PDT · by Jeff Winston · 16 replies
    Fox News ^ | July 10, 2013 | Fox News
    The U.S. military blew through $34 million on a hulking headquarters in southwestern Afghanistan that probably will never be used by U.S. forces, in an example of government waste that has military commanders fuming. John F. Sopko, special inspector general for Afghanistan reconstruction, exposed the problems in a letter this week to Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and other military leaders. The Washington Post first reported on the controversy, writing that the construction of the building continued for years despite warnings from the Marine commander in Helmand that it was not needed. The military is now investigating what went wrong, and...
  • Kanye West stopped at 11th hour from projecting music video "New Slaves" on the side of the Alamo

    05/27/2013 10:06:48 PM PDT · by Windflier · 33 replies
    Mail Online ^ | 27 May 2013 | Paul Thompson
    Authorities in Texas have shut down Kanye West's attempt to project his controversial new video on the walls of the The Alamo - and slammed the rapper as being 'disrespectful.' The incident came just days after the same thing happened at a Houston venue. More than 500 fans turned up on Sunday night to see the video 'New Slaves' after the event at the historic site was advertised on his official website. But officials said no permit had been issued for the video projection and the event in San Antonio did not take place. This marks the second time that...
  • Reid: ‘Where Was Their Outrage When Groups on the Other Side of the Political Spectrum

    05/14/2013 6:59:26 PM PDT · by Nachum · 51 replies
    CNS News ^ | 5/14/13 | Melanie Hunter
    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) reacted to Republican outrage at the IRS targeting of conservative groups Tuesday, saying that when the Internal Revenue Service targeted liberal organizations, “we didn’t hear a single Republican grandstand the issue then.” “It wasn’t long ago that the IRS inappropriately targeted the NAACP, Greenpeace, and a California church which was really progressive, called the All Saints Church in Pasadena, Calif. It was interesting. At that time, we didn’t hear a single Republican grandstand the issue then. Where was their outrage when groups on the other side of the political spectrum were
  • New DHS, DOJ Policy Helps Insane Illegals Escape Deportation, Detention

    05/03/2013 9:17:54 AM PDT · by AuntB · 9 replies
    CNSNEWS ^ | May 1, 2013 | Craig Bannister
    A new policy issued by Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Justice Department (DOJ) providing new "safeguards" and "enhanced protections" against deportation and detention for illegal immigrants with "serious mental disorders" is already having an impact. The new policy is described by the Justice Department as "a new nationwide policy for unrepresented immigration detainees with serious mental disorders or conditions that may render them mentally incompetent to represent themselves in immigration proceedings." ICE Director John Morton also announced the new policy in a staff memo. The Justice Department's new policy guidance dictates that illegal aliens with "serious mental disorders or...
  • Pal of jailed Marine Jon Hammar recounts pal's last day of freedom in Mexico

    12/18/2012 10:34:13 AM PST · by Kaslin · 17 replies
    Fox News.com ^ | December 18, 2012
    The fellow Marine who was with Jon Hammar when Mexican customs officials arrested him for carrying an illegal shotgun said his friend made every effort to follow the law, but got bad information from officials on both sides of the border. Ian McDonough, 27, told FoxNews.com that four U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents told Hammar before he crossed into Mexico that as long as the required permit, which he completed, was submitted and he declared the gun to Mexican authorities, there would be no problem in bringing the vintage shotgun across the border. "Jon was told to fill out...
  • Government Website For Immigrants: Come To America And Take Advantage Of Our Free Stuff

    11/20/2012 6:42:18 AM PST · by blam · 5 replies
    The American Dream ^ | 11-19-2012 | Michael Snyder
    Government Website For Immigrants: Come To America And Take Advantage Of Our Free Stuff By Michael Snyder November 19th, 2012 A website run by the federal government (“WelcomeToUSA.gov“) encourages new immigrants to the United States to apply for welfare benefits. This website is run by the Department of Homeland Security and it says that it “is the U.S. Government’s official web portal for new immigrants.” So your tax dollars were used to build and maintain a website that teaches immigrants how to come into this country and sponge a living off of federal welfare programs paid for by your tax...
  • Obama Won Because Of Voter Fraud All Over

    11/12/2012 4:23:00 PM PST · by FreeAtlanta · 51 replies
    youtube ^ | E. T. Williams
    This man says what we all are thinking. He is furious, but calm. The outrage is boiling. Obama Won Because Of Voter Fraud All Over
  • ATF Whistleblower Vince Cefalu Fired

    10/11/2012 3:29:44 AM PDT · by marktwain · 31 replies
    ticklethewire.com ^ | 10 October, 2012 | Allan Lengel
    Veteran ATF agent Vince Cefalu, a whistleblower who became a particularly controversial figure after voicing concern about the failed Operation Fast and Furious, was “unceremoniously” handed his dismissal papers on Tuesday, according his spokesman. An ATF official met him at the Denny’s parking lot in South Lake Tahoe, Nevada, near his home, where Cefalu turned in his credentials, said his spokesman Patrick Crosby, a former spokesman for the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Atlanta, who now has his own public relations firm. Crosby said Cefalu was fired for “lack of candor.” He did not elaborate. Cefalu has hired an Atlanta law...
  • Massachusetts rapist wants to see victim’s child

    10/03/2012 2:30:14 PM PDT · by Blood of Tyrants · 53 replies
    NY Daily News ^ | 9/26/2012 | ERIK ORTIZ
    A Massachusetts man who pleaded guilty to raping a 14-year-old in 2009 is now seeking visitation rights for the child he fathered — a sensitive case that could force the victim to maintain contact with her rapist. That possibility has left the teen mother in an emotional tailspin, according to Fox 25 Boston, and she doesn’t want to interact with the man — a then-20-year-old she had met through the same church. “She got raped at 14,” the victim’s mother told Fox 25. “She decided to keep her baby. And now she has to hand her baby over for a...
  • Filmmakers asking imams to vet movies

    10/01/2012 10:30:08 AM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 18 replies
    wnd.com ^ | Sept. 30, 2012
    Once upon a time, Hollywood producers and studios routinely consulted with Christian pastors and church denominations for script approval on virtually every new film. Today, they are more likely to consult with Muslim imams and Islamist pressure groups to determine if their movies are appropriate for release. Ads by Google Obama or Romney?Who Can Fix Our Economy? Vote in Our Poll & Get a Free eBook! www.thefiscalcliff.com Canon Project Imaginat10nVote for Your Favorite Photos & Help Select the Winner. www.longliveimagination.com/canon A new report from the Express Tribune, with the International Herald Tribune, last week said filmmakers working on projects depicting...
  • A word to rioting Muslims (GET BENT)

    09/28/2012 8:05:41 PM PDT · by Kolath · 19 replies
    Liveleak ^ | Sep-20-2012 | patcondell
    We don't care if you're offended, and we never will. Get used to it.
  • Hey, look: It’s the return of the “Behead all those who insult the prophet” signs!

    09/15/2012 6:26:35 AM PDT · by Lakeshark · 36 replies
    Michelle Malkin ^ | 9/15/12 | Michelle Malkin
    I’ve been reminding you since news first broke of the jihadi attacks on our embassies and consulates that the Religion of Perpetual Outrage will find aaaaaany excuse for a riot. And they’ll manufacture anaaay excuse to recycle their centuries-old call to behead the infidels who dare to breathe, speak, draw, write, or think the wrong things about Islam and Mohammed. In 2007, my column titled “Behead All Those Who Insult Islam” alluded to their favorite bloodthirsty mantra. And I’ve pointed you many times to the infamous London Islamo-goons calling for the beheading and slaying of cursed insulters of Islam during...
  • Oklahoma police captain sues department over mosque assignment

    08/19/2012 1:09:52 PM PDT · by caldera599 · 14 replies
    Fox News ^ | 08/16/2012 | Mike Jaccarino
    A Tulsa police officer and devout Christian is suing his department after being punished for refusing to go to a mosque for a mandatory cultural event. Police Capt. Paul Campbell Fields, a 17-year veteran, was docked two weeks' pay, transferred, reduced to the graveyard shift and made ineligible for promotions for at least a year, after he told his chief his faith made it impossible for him to attend a "Law Enforcement Appreciation Day" at the Islamic Cultural Society of Tulsa, according to the lawsuit. Fields, 43, is a non-denominational Christian, who quoted Scripture in legal explanation of his insubordination....
  • California bar: Illegal immigrant should get law license

    06/19/2012 12:25:55 PM PDT · by caldera599 · 29 replies
    MSNBC ^ | 6/19/2012 | Miranda Leitsinger
    An illegal immigrant applying for a law license in California should be allowed to receive it, the State Bar of California argues in a filing to the state Supreme Court. Sergio Garcia, 35, of Chico, Calif., has met the rules for admission, including passing the bar exam and the moral character review, and his lack of legal status in the United States should not automatically disqualify him, the Committee of Bar Examiners said Monday. “ … Mr. Garcia’s status in the United States, should not, ipso facto, be grounds for excluding him from law licensure. He has met all of...
  • Government worker fired for turning in gun he found while on the job

    05/18/2012 4:05:15 AM PDT · by Colonel Kangaroo · 34 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | May 18, 2012 | Christine Show
    A public works employee was fired after he turned in a gun he had found on the ground while he was working. John Chevilott, of Wayne County, Michigan, lost the job he held for 23 years after he turned in the fully-loaded snubnosed revolver while on his job mowing the lawn earlier this month. But Mr Chevilott's supervisors at the county's department of public works said the worker violated a policy of possessing a weapon on work property.
  • Senators to Unveil the ‘Ex-Patriot Act’ to Respond to Facebook’s Saverin’s Tax ‘Scheme’

    05/17/2012 5:33:53 AM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 46 replies
    Senators to Unveil the ‘Ex-Patriot Act’ to Respond to Facebook’s Saverin’s Tax ‘Scheme’ Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., has a status update for Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin: Stop attempting to dodge your taxes by renouncing your U.S. citizenship or never come to back to the U.S. again. In September 2011, Saverin relinquished his U.S. citizenship before the company announced its planned initial public offering of stock, which will debut this week. The move was likely a financial one, as he owns an estimated 4 percent of Facebook and stands to make $4 billion when the company goes public. Saverin would reap...
  • Your "fair share" went for this?

    04/05/2012 5:08:46 PM PDT · by NoNAIS · 5 replies
    Youtube Oversight.House.Gov ^ | 04/05/12 | Oversight.House.Gov
    What your "fair share" went to pay for ($800K). "Obama better prepare, when I'm Commissioner. I'd have a road show like [Acting Regional GSA Administrator for Region Jeffrey] Neely, every time you see me rolling on 20s yeah, in my GOV. Spend BA 61 on all fun. ATF can't touch GS-15 guns! Cause I buy everything your field office can't afford. Every GS-5 would get a top hat award. Donate my vacation, love to the nation, I'll never be under OIG investigation."
  • Panetta Nominates Notorious Navy Captain For Admiral: Intentionally Shot Down Friendly RF-4C in 1987

    02/22/2012 5:33:57 AM PST · by jaydubya2 · 79 replies · 1+ views
    aero-news.net ^ | Wed, Feb 22, 2012 | Aero-news
    The world of military aviation is an environment intolerant of screw-ups. You might think the career of a US Navy junior lieutenant who intentionally shot a live missile at an Air Force F-4 during a training exercise, nearly killing two airmen, would have been over. Instead, the Obama administration has nominated him for promotion to Admiral. The Washington Times reports that among the list of nominees submitted to the Senate by Defense Secretary Leon Panetta (pictured) is navy Reserve Captain Timothy W. Dorsey who, on September 22, 1987, was taking part in a non-fire flight exercise over the Mediterranean in...
  • Remember when Barack Obama was upset at the bonuses paid to AIG execs? (Fannie Bonuses)

    11/16/2011 12:56:43 PM PST · by tcrlaf · 4 replies
    I mean, he was the picture of righteous indignation. But when it comes to the millions of dollars in compensation, regular and bonus, paid to executives of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the two Government-Sponsored Enterprises (GSEs) that were at the very center of the sub-prime mortgage-bundling that poisoned the financial system and took down companies such as AIG, Obama’s outrage is… strangely mute. (SNIP) And yet now, instead of being spun-off as wholly private enterprises or just shut down, and while they are still being bailed out by billions in taxpayer dollars, their executives are being rewarded with tens...
  • Outrage Grows Over Catholic University Controversy (Must see Video!)

    Professor John Banzhaf on why he filed suit against the school
  • Man uses obscure law to claim ownership of $300k home in upscale Texas town... for just $16

    07/20/2011 2:37:43 PM PDT · by Mountain Bike Vomit Carnage · 43 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | July 20, 2011 | Daily Mail Reporter
    If someone you knew claimed to have bought a new house for $16, you'd probably expect it to be a rundown hovel. But for Kenneth Robinson, that princely sum could see him as the new owner of a $300,000 home in an well-manicured part of Flower Mound, Texas. On June 17, Mr Robinson took advantage of a little known Texas law to move into the abandoned home. The house had been in foreclosure for more than a year and its owner walked away. Then, the mortgage company went bust. Kenneth Robinson answers the front door at his $16 manse Kenneth...
  • GLADNEY TRIAL: NOT GUILTY! SEIU Thugs Cleared In Gladney Beating

    07/12/2011 2:18:55 PM PDT · by Da Bilge Troll · 129 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | Tuesday, July 12, 2011, 3:40 PM | Jim Hoft
    Kenneth Gladney reaction: “I couldn’t beat them; I didn’t have the resources they had. They had all the money in the world and the backing. I’m just an average man.” Video pending. The Kenneth Gladney beatdown case continued this morning in St. Louis County Court. After a health care town hall meeting in August 2009 St. Louis native Kenneth Gladney was beaten, kicked and called racist names by Rep. Russ Carnahan’s SEIU supporters. Gladney spent the night in the hospital after the beating.
  • Editorial: Where's The Outrage About Budget Impasse?

    07/07/2011 5:59:42 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 7 replies
    IBD Editorials ^ | July 7, 2011 | Staff
    Debt Reduction: The president happily announces "a very constructive meeting" with Republicans to resume debt-ceiling negotiations. Taxpayers should demand the one and only solution: huge spending cuts, period. Back during the Cold War, the left here and in Europe unsuccessfully peddled the notion of moral equivalency between the U.S. and the USSR, as if a regime that shot or starved tens of millions of its own people could be viewed through the same lens as the freest, most prosperous nation in history. On Thursday, the president presented himself and his fellow spendaholics as morally equivalent to the House's new Republican...
  • R. Dov Lior Arrested & Released

    06/27/2011 3:26:05 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 3 replies
    Personal & Arutz Sheva ^ | 27/6/11 | Gil Ronen
    http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/145227 and also http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/145229 Videos included in both stories.
  • Where is the outrage? After earlier failure, jihadists succeed in using eight-year-old girl to

    06/26/2011 9:47:48 AM PDT · by Nachum · 24 replies
    Jihad Watch ^ | 6/26/11 | Marisol
    The world breathed a sigh of relief that Pakistani jihadists had failed in their attempt to use nine-year-old Sohana Jawed to carry a bomb in an attack that would have killed her. Now, Afghan jihadists tried, and this time, it worked. Perhaps this was a copycat attack; in any event, Sohana's case is no longer an anomaly, but part of the jihadist playbook in the region. Where is the outrage? As with yesterday's hospital bombing -- which reportedly hit a maternity ward the hardest -- all of Afghanistan, and indeed all of the Muslim world ought to be furious. If...
  • Outrage Fades When Dems Do What GOP Did

    06/03/2011 3:45:53 PM PDT · by library user · 2 replies
    IBD ^ | June 3, 2011 | by Victor Davis Hanson
    ~ EXCERPT ~ Democrats in Congress recently went all out to try to pass the Dream Act, an amnesty for illegal-alien students willing to enroll — and stay — in college. Most who opposed it were derided as heartless at best, racist at worse. An insolvent California — still struggling with its $15 billion deficit — is trying to advance its own version of the bill that would contravene federal immigration law and cost millions. At about the same time, the state has announced plans to release roughly 40,000 inmates due to a shortage of funds needed to address overcrowding....
  • Obama to Honor Rapper Known for Cop-Killing Lyrics

    05/09/2011 8:06:37 PM PDT · by TheConservativeCitizen · 18 replies
    The Constitution Club ^ | 05-09-11 | The Rat
    “Tell the cops – my Uzi weighs a ton – I walk like a warrior – from them I won’t run – I got the black strap – to make the cops run” The President of the United States will celebrate American prose and poetry at the White House next week by honoring, among others, a poet known for his cop-killing, racially-charged, misogynistic works. At an event dedicated to poetry’s influence on American culture, Lonnie Rashid Lynn, Jr., who goes by the name “Common,” will be one of the guests of President and Mrs. Obama. Elizabeth Alexander, Billy Collins, Rita...
  • Police chief: ICE ordered illegal immigrant released

    05/05/2011 6:34:47 AM PDT · by angcat · 13 replies
    Beaver Meadows police apprehended a man who has been living in the United States illegally for the past six years during a traffic stop. However, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement did not grant a detainer to Chief Michael Morresi and ordered that 30-year-old Oswaldo Tlalmis-Perez be released. Morresi said he stopped the vehicle after it was observed traveling 56 mph on state Route 93, which has a 35-mph limit within borough limits. According to the chief, Tlalmis-Perez produced a Mexican registration card as identification. Morresi contacted ICE, which confirmed he was an illegal immigrant in this country for six years...
  • What's the Over/Under on the Number of Muslim Who Will Die in the Resultant Riots?

    05/01/2011 9:12:24 PM PDT · by Lonesome in Massachussets · 48 replies
    MyDiseasedBrain ^ | May 1, 2011 | Vanity
    Muslim are outraged! How many are going to die in the resultant rioting? It'll be in the thousands.
  • Outrage! US Government Funding La Raza with Your Tax Dollars

    03/11/2011 3:54:51 AM PST · by opentalk · 33 replies
    Human Events ^ | March 11, 2011 | Mike Piccione
    The United States government is funding the National Council of La Raza with our tax dolla La Raza, which literally means in Spanish “The Race,” is a radical organization that advocate open borders and amnesty for illegal aliens. I pulled and analyzed the tax return Form 990 the form filed by 501(c) 3 organizations to the IRS, and here is what was reported: Government Grants (contributions) to the National Council of La Raza 2008 Tax Returns, (October 1 2008 to September 30, 2009) $5,136,535
  • CONFIRMED: Border Agent Terry Was FORCED TO USE BEANBAGS Against Armed Mexican Killers...

    03/03/2011 8:59:11 AM PST · by Qbert · 88 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 3/3/2011 | Jim Hoft
    The outrageous rumors were true. Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry was forced to use beanbags against armed Mexican killers before he was shot dead in Arizona in December. video Agent Brian Terry was forced to defend himself and this country with beanbags. The Arizona Daily Star reported: Border Patrol agents shot beanbags at a group of suspected bandits before the men returned fire during a confrontation in a remote canyon, killing agent Brian Terry with a single gunshot, records show. And an illegal immigrant wounded in the gunbattle who is now the only person in custody linked to the slaying...
  • If You're Not Outraged, You're Not Paying Attention

    03/02/2011 2:50:11 AM PST · by Puzzleman · 13 replies
    American Thinker ^ | March 2, 2011 | Robin of Berkeley
    --snip--Not only is the left's outrage ego-based, but it is rooted in greed. Take the left's centerpiece issue, social and economic justice. What do those flowery phrases actually mean, anyway? Aren't they just doublespeak for envy, coveting one's neighbor, and a gimme-gimme mentality? When an injustice serves progressive ideology, we see the outrage in full-color display. However, at other times, the silence is deafening -- or there is disingenuous posturing...
  • University Study Finds Conservatives More Outrageous than Liberals

    02/13/2011 2:13:18 PM PST · by John Semmens · 29 replies
    A study of political “vitriol” conducted by Tufts University Assistant Professor of Sociology Sarah Sobieraj and Professor of Political Science Jeffrey Berry found that political talk has become nastier over the years on both ends of the political spectrum. However, in the judgment of the researchers, those on the right have gone further over the line of civil discourse than those on the left. “Using mainstream thinking as our baseline, it is clear that conservative commentators go beyond the accepted norms both more frequently and to a greater distance than liberal commentators,” Sobieraj said. “Take, for example, the assertion by...
  • Afghanistan: Outrage at threat to secret shelters where women hide from death

    02/08/2011 9:03:18 PM PST · by Nachum · 18 replies
    The Scotsman ^ | 2/8/11 | Jerome Starkey
    Kabul - Secret shelters which protect women from murder, forced marriages and ritual mutilation will be turned into "virtual prisons" that make women less safe, under Afghan government plans to wrest control of them from local charities, women's activists warned yesterday. The exact whereabouts of the safe houses and the identities of the women who hide there are carefully guarded secrets, but proposals seen by The Scotsman would put government staff in charge and force them to inform police of anyone who goes inside.
  • George Washington Statue Concealed

    01/18/2011 12:29:16 PM PST · by JesseWatters · 63 replies
    The monument of George Washington was concealed from the crowd during the annual King Day at the Dome rally.
  • After National Outcry, Fed Reverses Anti-Christian Bank Decision in OK

    12/18/2010 6:52:19 AM PST · by VRWCTexan · 16 replies · 1+ views
    The Blaze ^ | Dec 18, 2010 | Jonathon M. Seidl
    The Federal Reserve has reversed its decision that originally forced a small Oklahoma bank to remove from its premises and website Bible verses, crosses, and Christmas buttons. The reversal occurred after national outcry and a letter from two Oklahoma lawmakers who charged that the decision may be unconstitutional.
  • War on Christmas comes to Oklahoma bank as feds order removal of crosses

    12/18/2010 7:49:39 AM PST · by FredJake · 16 replies · 1+ views
    examiner.com ^ | 12/17/2010 | Joe Newby
    It's that time of year - snow on the ground, Christmas trees being decorated, shoppers angling for the best deals and the annual repeat of classic films like "Miracle on 34th Street". It's also the time of year when government grinches and ACLU attorneys are on the prowl for anything that might suggest a religious meaning to the Christmas holiday. After all, it is only the annual celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ, and these all-knowing and all-caring bureaucrats and lawyers want to protect us from anything that might cause offense. Earlier this week, Federal regulators ordered a bank...
  • COURTS: USING ANOTHER'S SSN NOT A CRIME

    11/30/2010 11:19:48 AM PST · by moonshinner_09 · 170 replies · 49+ views
    redtape.msnbc.com ^ | November 30 2010 | Bob Sullivan
    Is using a forged Social Security Number -- but your own name -- to obtain employment or buy a car an identity theft crime? Lately, U.S. courts are saying it's not. The most recent judicial body to take on the issue, the Colorado Supreme Court, ruled last month that a man who used his real name but someone else's Social Security number to obtain a car loan was not guilty of "criminal impersonation," overturning convictions by lower courts. That follows a ruling last year by the U.S. Supreme Court that a Mexican man who gave a false SSN to get...
  • Muslim artist sparks outrage with angelic tribute to 7/7 suicide bombers

    11/26/2010 12:05:44 PM PST · by Nachum · 28 replies
    Daily Mail [UK] ^ | 11/26/10 | Staff
    A Muslim artist has sparked outrage with his depiction of the ripped-apart bus destroyed in the 7/7 terror attacks. The artwork shows four angels flying above the bombed bus - the same number of Al Qaeda terrorists who took part in the atrocity which left 52 commuters dead and maimed hundreds more on London's transport network. Also seen are scores of ghostly souls shooting from the number 30 bus, which was travelling through Tavistock Square when it was devastated by suicide bomber Hasib Hussain. Sickeningly, the £3,500 artwork, called Age of Shiva, is on display just one mile from where...
  • Outrage or Farce: NBC News Names Ground Zero Mosque Developer “Person of the Year”

    11/24/2010 8:05:21 AM PST · by WebFocus · 9 replies
    Pajamas Media ^ | 11/24/2010 | Bryan Preston
    Of all the people in all the world, NBC chooses to honor the provocateur behind one of the most controversial projects in America. On Thanksgiving. This morning I spent a few minutes on the Pat Campbell Show in Tulsa, discussing the outrageous decision by the Park51 group — the group that’s developing the Ground Zero Mosque — to apply for $5 million in taxpayer funds to continue development of that monument. That has certainly reignited the debate over the mosque project itself, which is a $100 million effort that so far has a whopping $20,000 banked. Well, guess what? Park51...
  • Unreal: NBC Names Ground Zero Mosque Developer “Person of the Year”… (Projectile vomiting alert)

    11/23/2010 11:27:36 AM PST · by La Lydia · 35 replies
    Weasel Zippers ^ | November 23, 2010
    The MSM continues to fawn over this outrage at Ground Zero to show us common folk how “progressive” they are…Via Pundit Press:NBC and its affiliates have been trounced in ratings over the last several years. With stations like MSNBC under their belt and liberals such as Matt Lauer and Keith Olbermann hosting programs, NBC is clearly disconnected with the average American. Another clear sign of their mismanagement: naming Sharif El-Gamal, developer of the Ground Zero Mosque, one of their “People of the Year.” In an interview set to air on Thanksgiving Day, Matt Lauer sat down with El-Gamal and discussed...
  • Driver who killed 5 in Calif crash freed from jail

    11/16/2010 3:44:30 PM PST · by opentalk · 93 replies
    Associated Press ^ | November 15, 2010 | ELLIOT SPAGAT
    SAN DIEGO — A suspected drunken driver who killed five people when his car slammed into a group of motorcyclists has been released from custody in Southern California.The California Highway Patrol says Carlos Bobadilla of Mexicali, Mexico, was freed Sunday but could still face drunken driving charges when blood tests come back.
  • Obama's Trip to India Will Cost $200 Million PER DAY

    11/02/2010 2:58:43 PM PDT · by American Dream 246 · 43 replies
    Hotair Pundit ^ | 11/2/10 | Hotair Pundit
    86% of the population of India lives on under $2 a day examiner.com According to New Delhi Television, it is estimated that in his upcoming visit to India, Barack Hussein Obama will rack up a tab of $200 million a day, courtesy of the American taxpayer. About 3,000 people including Secret Service agents, US government officials and journalists would accompany the President. Several officials from the White House and US security agencies are already here for the past one week with helicopters, a ship and high-end security instruments. The average annual income in India is $460. 86% of the population...
  • Lawsuit challenges local immigration enforcement (BARF ALERT)

    10/15/2010 12:53:54 PM PDT · by La Lydia · 6 replies
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    09/28/2010 12:53:25 PM PDT · by Windflier · 98 replies
    America ^ | 28 September 2010 | Windflier
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