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  • Jay Rockefeller: Some Obama foes think he’s the ‘wrong color’

    05/06/2014 6:48:49 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 68 replies
    The Politico ^ | May 6, 2014 | Kathryn A. Wolfe, deputy transportation editor
    Sen. Jay Rockefeller unloaded on lawmakers Tuesday, accusing some of blocking efforts to solve urgent problems during Barack Obama’s presidency “because he’s the wrong color.” Rockefeller (D-W.Va.), who will retire at the end of the year, made his comments during a Senate Finance Committee hearing on transportation funding, saying he’s confounded by the “lack of will to keep ourselves from dropping into rivers and rolling over bridges that are no longer there.” “It’s an American characteristic that you don’t do anything which displeases the voters, because you always have to get reelected here,” he added. “I understand part of it....
  • Carney's Red Art

    04/13/2014 1:28:59 PM PDT · by neverdem · 79 replies
    American Thinker ^ | April 13, 2014 | Thomas Lifson
    Now that we know that Presidential spokesman Jay Carney and his wife, ABC correspondent Claire Shipman decorate their house with Soviet art, it is time to take a look at exactly which messages the DC power couple choose to surround themselves and their children with. First, take a look at the photograph provided by the Washingtonian Magazine, and annotated by The Week: Now, let’s focus on the poster on the right...
  • Report: Liberal group Progress Kentucky behind McConnell taping Update: Corn “Can’t say much now.”

    04/11/2013 3:41:56 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 12 replies
    Hot Air ^ | April 11, 2013 | Mary Katharine Ham
    Which is, well, kinda what Sen. Mitch McConnell said yesterday. These are the same guys who sent out racist tweets about McConnell’s wife, Elaine Chao, and her Chinese heritage. Local news in Kentucky is reporting, via a Democratic official, that Progress Kentucky is behind the secret tapes published by Mother Jones this week, which revealed McConnell operatives in the act of…running a campaign. The story immediately went viral in political circles, not so much for the videos’ content as for McConnell’s pushback. The Republican senator quickly went on offense, decrying the left’s “Nixonian-style” tactics, and turning the non-story of the...
  • Tom Morello rips Rage Against the Machine fan Paul Ryan

    08/17/2012 9:00:25 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 81 replies
    Los Angeles Times ^ | August 17, 2012 | August Brown
    First New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was rebuffed by The Boss. Now another well-know liberal musician has spurned the advances of a right-wing politician-fan. In a brutal Rolling Stone editorial, Rage Against the Machine guitarist Tom Morello calls Paul Ryan, Mitt Romney's recent vice presidential pick, the "embodiment of the machine that our music has been raging against for two decades."
  • Komen’s Karen Handel Resigns After Planned Parenthood Dispute

    02/07/2012 8:18:18 AM PST · by Rutles4Ever · 45 replies
    LifeNews.com ^ | 02/07/2012 | Steven Ertelt
    Karen Handel, a top Komen official who was said to be instrumental in putting in place the changes in Komen policy that essentially resulted in cutting funding for Planned Parenthood, has resigned her position. As LifeNews reported last week, Komen initially decided in December to revise its grant-making process to funds grants to agencies that provide direct health services for women — which would eliminate Planned Parenthood since it does not do mammograms. After Planned Parenthood, Democratic members of Congress and the media pounced on Komen for its decision, Komen clarified that Planned Parenthood would still be allowed to submit...
  • Islamic center near ground zero opens its doors

    09/21/2011 10:36:17 PM PDT · by Meet the New Boss · 37 replies
    Associated Press/Tampa Bay Online ^ | 21 Sept 2011 | KAREN ZRAICK and VERENA DOBNIK
    NEW YORK (AP) -- The developer of an Islamic cultural center that opened Wednesday evening near the site of the terrorist attacks that leveled the World Trade Center says the biggest error on the project was not involving the families of 9/11 victims from the start. People crowded into the center, where a small orchestra played traditional Middle Eastern instruments and a photo exhibit of New York children of different ethnicities lined the walls. The enthusiasm at the opening belied its troubled beginnings. snip He called opposition to the center - which prompted one of the most virulent national discussions...
  • CNN's Johns Gushes Over 'Incredible,' 'Riveting' Michael Moore Speech

    03/13/2011 11:36:35 AM PDT · by Nachum · 37 replies
    Newsbusters ^ | 3/13/11 | Matthew Balan
    NN's Joe Johns hyped a recent Michael Moore speech on Monday's Newsroom as "incredible" and "riveting." Johns highlighted a clip from the left-wing film director, who spoke at a pro-union rally in Madison, Wisconsin, where he claimed that "America is not broke...The country is awash in wealth and cash. It's just that it's not in your hands! It has been transferred, in the greatest heist in history, from the workers...to the banks and the portfolios of the uber-rich." Anchor Brooke Baldwin brought on the correspondent for the regular "Political Pop" segment 40 minutes into the 4 pm Eastern hour, and...
  • Bill Moyers Tries to Help NPR by Slashing Fox News and the 'Right-Wing Machine'

    03/12/2011 5:29:51 PM PST · by mandaladon · 31 replies
    News Busters ^ | 11Mar 2011 | Tim Graham
    If NPR wanted to establish that they’re not liberals, they probably wouldn’t send out radical left-wing ranters like Bill Moyers on their behalf. At Salon.com and at The Huffington Post, Moyers (and Michael Winship) drag out all the rhetoric about how conservatives are unloading another “fierce and often unscrupulous” attack, seeking “to extinguish the independent reporting and analysis they find so threatening to their phobic worldview.” Just as public radio struggles against yet another assault from its long-time nemesis -- the right-wing machine that would thrill if our sole sources of information were Fox News, Rush Limbaugh, and ads paid...
  • NPR CEO Vivian Schiller Resigns

    03/09/2011 6:49:39 AM PST · by Second Amendment First · 160 replies
    NPR ^ | March 9, 2011
    NPR President and CEO Vivian Schiller has resigned, NPR just announced. This follows yesterday's news that then-NPR fundraiser Ron Schiller (no relation) was videotapped slamming conservatives and questioning whether NPR needs federal funding during a lunch with men posing as members of a Muslim organization (they were working with political activist James O'Keefe on a "sting.") Vivian Schiller (2008 file photo). Enlarge Michael Benabib/AP Vivian Schiller (2008 file photo). Vivian Schiller (2008 file photo). Michael Benabib/AP Vivian Schiller (2008 file photo). Vivian Schiller quickly condemned Ron Schiller's comments, and he moved up an already-announced decision to leave NPR and resigned...
  • Snowe & Murkowski Vow To Vote For DADT Repeal (Game Over: Hussein & Rats Win)

    12/16/2010 2:45:00 AM PST · by Recovering_Democrat · 73 replies · 2+ views
    Lez Get Real ^ | 12/15/10 | Bridgette P. LaVictoire
    The Democrats are three votes short in the Senate of being able to outright pass the stand alone bill repealing Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, but it looks like that obstacle has been overcome. Word has come down that not only will Senator Susan Collins be voting for it, but so will Senators Olympia Snowe and Lisa Murkowski.
  • Taliban Claims Responsibility for US Consulate Attack in Peshawar

    04/05/2010 5:38:18 AM PDT · by myknowledge · 7 replies · 420+ views
    VOA News ^ | April 5, 2010
    The Taliban is claiming responsibility for Monday's attack on the U.S. Consulate in Peshawar, Pakistan that killed at least three people. A U.S. Embassy spokeswoman in Islamabad confirmed the attack on the consulate in the North West Frontier Province capital. It was not immediately clear if those killed were the attackers, consulate staff, or others nearby at the time of the blasts. There are no reports that any U.S. citizens were among those killed.
  • Need research help: I am doing a documentary on Scandanavian socialism

    03/10/2010 10:48:27 AM PST · by mainestategop · 29 replies · 769+ views
    MainestateGOP
    I am planning on doing a documentary on socialism in Sweeden, Norway, Denmark and other parts of Europe and Canada. I plan to upload it of Flix, Spike and YOUTUBE as well as a few other channels. It will be possibly in more than two parts. I am doing this because I have been reading up on liberals fawning over the system they have in scandanavia and have been challenged a few times on the subject. This is especially crucial in light of the controversy of universal healthcare ETC. Specifically I need help with acquiring research matrial especially statistics charts...
  • The White House is a Shrine to Obama

    02/03/2010 5:59:58 PM PST · by vrwc54 · 41 replies · 2,291+ views
    You Tube ^ | 2/03/10 | RobtKraft/Granny Jan
    Ed Schultz, the liberal talk show host, recently visited the WH. He called it a shrine to Obama.
  • LA Times: Wishes for 2010

    01/01/2010 7:55:45 AM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 27 replies · 835+ views
    LA Times ^ | January 1, 2010 | Editorial
    As is traditional, our first wish is for even more wishes to come true. We also wish for: * Global warming deniers to have a banner year as the Arctic ice pack returns to its normal size. Unfortunately, we're not holding our breath on this one. * The U.S. Senate to pass a climate bill that puts a price on carbon emissions, a critical step in preventing a catastrophic rise in global temperatures. * California's Legislature and governor to finally get real about the prison crisis and approve a sensible plan for reducing the inmate population without endangering the public....
  • Kerry finds spot in Obama circle (Shameful puff piece)

    10/22/2009 4:26:53 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 22 replies · 904+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | October 22, 2009 | Laurie Kellman AP
    He's not a Cabinet member or an ambassador, but Sen. John Kerry has ascended to the unofficial role of President Obama's global adviser on key issues that could reshape the nation's image around the world. Mediating Afghanistan's presidential election vaulted Mr. Kerry, Massachusetts Democrat, from the already prominent chairmanship of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee into the most exclusive circle around a new president who is juggling but has yet to resolve a variety of domestic and foreign policy matters. Beyond policy, Mr. Kerry knows how Washington works.
  • Is SEIU’s Purple Brand Fading to Pink? (Big Labor)

    10/06/2009 1:16:57 PM PDT · by AreaMan · 6 replies · 452+ views
    BigGovernment.com ^ | 6 Oct 2009 | Don Loos
    Is SEIU’s Purple Brand Fading to Pink?Posted By Don Loos On October 6, 2009 @ 7:46 am In ACORN, Big Labor, Economics, Featured Story, Politics | 25 Comments Stern’s New Big Labor Same as the Old Big Labor For the past four years, the highest profile Big Labor Boss was Service Employees International Union (SEIU) President Andy Stern.  Stern has deliberately parlayed his controlling style as that of a New Labor Boss, and he has painstakingly worked on the SEIU “purple brand.”  And yet, Stern and the SEIU union have failed to live up to the New Labor Boss identity...
  • Powerful PR Firm Helps Campaign to Get Glenn Beck Off The Air

    08/13/2009 9:09:57 PM PDT · by STARWISE · 192 replies · 6,087+ views
    News Busters ^ | 8-13-09 | Noel Sheppard
    As NewsBuster Matthew Vadum reported Wednesday, a race-baiting group named Color Of Change -- co-founded by President Obama's "Green Jobs Czar" Van Jones -- has launched a campaign to get companies to stop advertising on Glenn Beck's television program. Recent press releases from COC concerning Beck have listed as the contact "Brandon Hatler -- Sunshine, Sachs & Associates." As Variety reported in May 2007, SSA is a powerful New York-based public relations firm with quite an impressive list of clients: Current clients include Ben Affleck, Jon Bon Jovi, Kelly Clarkson, Leonardo DiCaprio, Jimmy Fallon, the Farrelly brothers, Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu,...
  • Rally Round the Flag

    08/09/2009 11:45:43 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 5 replies · 445+ views
    Townhall.com ^ | August 9, 2009 | Debra J. Saunders
    Imagine it's four years ago and an aide to President Bush posted a blog on the Whitehouse.gov website that bemoaned Internet criticism of the Iraq war, then continued: "These rumors often travel just below the surface via chain emails or through casual conversations. "Since we can't keep track of all of them here at the White House, we're asking for your help. If you get an email or see something on the web about anti-war protests that seem fishy, send it to flag@whitehouse.gov.'' Substitute the words "health insurance reform" for "anti-war protests," and you get the exact wording of a...
  • Afterimages (Yes, The Left Still Worships Che) - Commie Lovefest Barf Alert

    06/29/2009 1:08:02 PM PDT · by mojito · 7 replies · 1,713+ views
    The Nation ^ | 6/10/2009 | Maurice Isserman
    ....Che hardly ever sat for a bad photo--even in death. But of all surviving photographs of him, one in particular stands out: the head-and-shoulders portrait of a bearded, longhaired, 31-year-old Che, wearing a bomber jacket and his trademark beret emblazoned with the comandante star. Casey makes this image the central concern of Che's Afterlife, and in the book's opening chapter he offers a vivid re-creation of the "frozen millisecond" when the photo was taken. The date was March 5, 1960; the location a spot near Havana's Colón cemetery; the occasion a public funeral sponsored by the revolutionary government. The previous...
  • Is All "Fair" With the Obama Agenda?

    04/02/2009 5:43:31 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 14 replies · 585+ views
    Townhall.com ^ | April 2, 2009 | Jason Clemens
    President Obama and congressional Democrats are avidly pursuing a sweeping agenda they claim is justified by the need for greater "fairness." This invites scrutiny of the various programs to verify if they do, in fact, promote fairness. "Free from bias, dishonesty, or injustice" is the standard meaning of fairness, which requires treating people similarly, perhaps not identically, but certainly not with purposeful difference. Apply this test to the tax changes proposed in President Obama's budget, and it seems clear he wants to punish higher-income earners for the benefit of others, namely lower and middle-income earners. Let's understand the pre-Obama tax...
  • Senators call for lifting of Cuba travel ban

    03/31/2009 1:43:20 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 13 replies · 605+ views
    foxnews.com ^ | March 31, 2009 | Mosheh Oinounou
    FOXWIRE - American citizens will soon be able to hop on a direct flight to Havana if Congress passes a bill proposed today. "This is a failed policy that has failed for 50 years and it long past the time to change the policy," said Sen. Byron Dorgan (D-ND), part of a bipartisan group of 20 senators calling for the removal of the 47-year old ban on travel to Cuba. "Punishing the American people in our effort to somehow deal a blow to the Castro government has not made any sense at all."
  • Salinas-area activists going to Gaza (codepink: How much money you giving terrorists this time?)

    02/23/2009 12:20:09 PM PST · by Syncro · 16 replies · 680+ views
    The Californian ^ | February 23, 2009 | Staff
    Salinas-area activists going to Gaza February 23, 2009 A group of Monterey County peace activists will be traveling to the Gaza Strip in early March to provide humanitarian and emotional support to children, women and women's organizations. Led by Monterey CodePink founder Hanan Sharwar, approximately 25 activists will fly to Cairo and tour the Gaza Strip with former Army colonel and peace activist Ann Wright.
  • CODE PINK Ambushes Iraqi Ambassador- Ambassador Fires Back (VIDEO)

    12/17/2008 10:27:46 PM PST · by STARWISE · 27 replies · 1,296+ views
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 10-17-08
    "He's lucky he didn't try something like this under Saddam Hussein." ### Ambassador Samir Sumaida’ie: Mr. Muntader al-Zaidi is very lucky that it was Mr. Bush and Mr. Maliki and not Saddam Hussein. Because, had it been Mr. Saddam Hussein you would be carrying a different plaque by now. Number 2, in our country, I know that people have told you that showing shoes at someone is an insult. But, it is a bigger insult to the host; in our culture anyone who insults a guest is insulting the host. So in our culture we believe that what Mr al-Zeidi...
  • 'Taking Woodstock' set to start (Barf alert - another baby boomers are great movie)

    08/06/2008 8:00:21 AM PDT · by Publius804 · 45 replies · 1,140+ views
    Variety ^ | Aug. 5, 2008 | Michael Fleming
    'Taking Woodstock' set to start Emile Hirsch, Demetri Martin to star in Ang Lee pic By MICHAEL FLEMING Focus Features will begin production late this month on "Taking Woodstock," scripted by James Schamus and to be directed by Ang Lee. Lee's ensemble cast includes Emile Hirsch, Imelda Staunton and Liev Schreiber. Pic is an adaptation of the memoir of Elliot Tiber, who played a role in helping the historic 1969 music fest unfold on his neighbor's farm (Daily Variety, April 22). Less than a month ago, Focus had been thinking about postponing the start of production over concerns that a...
  • Obama to Vets and Military Families: **** You! I'm Standing by Jodie Evans and Code Pink

    07/02/2008 10:32:22 PM PDT · by kristinn · 119 replies · 5,708+ views
    Thursday, July 3, 2008 | Kristinn
    Democratic presidential presumptive Sen. Barack Obama (IL) met with his terrorist supporting fundraiser, Jodie Evans, at a $5 million Hollywood fundraiser held last week at the Dorothy Chandler Pavillion on Tuesday, June 24.In what can only be described as a big middle finger to the veterans and military families who have urged Obama to renounce Evans, Obama met with Evans and was photographed with her at the fundraiser.Evans is co-founder of the leftist anti-American group Code Pink. She and Code Pink have endorsed the terrorists in Iraq and have sent over $600,000 in cash and humanitarian aid to "the other...
  • Obama bumper sticker on TV show, House! (Vanity)

    05/19/2008 6:46:44 PM PDT · by republicangel · 26 replies · 401+ views
    Fox Network | Me- Vanity
    Did anyone else notice the "VOTE for CHANGE in 08" bumper sticker in the public restroom scene?
  • Democrats' Platform for Revolution [Must read]

    05/08/2008 12:59:52 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 69 replies · 686+ views
    Point Of View ^ | May 8, 2008 | John Perazzo
    Americans are well acquainted with presidential candidate Barack Obama’s legendary pledges to bring “change” to America’s political and social landscape. (For example, see here and here and here.) Indeed, “Change We Can Believe In” is the slogan that adorns the homepage of his campaign website and so many of the placards displayed by the supporters who attend his speaking engagements. His Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton, is also well practiced at issuing calls for change. Her “Change and Experience” ad campaign was but an outgrowth of her 1993 declaration, as First Lady, that “remolding society is one of the great challenges...
  • MoveOn.org Phoenix Rally

    04/22/2008 4:18:59 PM PDT · by DannyCruz78 · 4 replies · 74+ views
    4/22/08 | Danny Cruz
    I've decided to pay a visit to this MoveOn.Org function. I understand many Arizona democrat lawmakers and even a disturbed, delusional left-wing mental patient talk show host named Jeff Farias will be speaking. I will be correcting some of the factual errors I have a feeling could possibly arise. I welcome any company. This Thursday at Noon, Phoenix State Capitol. 1700 W. Jefferson.
  • 'Peace' Advocates Playing Dirty

    03/27/2008 7:08:49 AM PDT · by hilaryrhymeswithrich · 10 replies · 538+ views
    Human Events ^ | March 27, 2008 | Katie O'Malley
    Once content to thump drums and dig deep for chants that rhyme, the “peace” movement’s foothold on the public soapbox has slipped. The peaceniks -- ANSWER, MoveOn.org, Code Pink and the rest -- are in the midst of very public identity crisis. They are facing, for the first time, visible and vocal opposition to both their words and their methods. And it has made them angry….very angry….angry enough to (pause for dramatic effect) use violence as an option!
  • Code Pink - Vagina Terrorists

    02/20/2008 6:00:53 PM PST · by BufordP · 44 replies · 2,106+ views
    16 Feb 2008 | BufordP, PatrioticMarineMom, RockerMom2MyHero, Carolyn (NJ), Trooprally
    Early last week Buzz Krohn of Columbia, MD discovered That guy called me Horse pucky! That's the nicest thing [sniff] anyone's said to me in a long time! a fundraiser was planned at a nearby community college featuring an awards ceremony honoring members of Code Pink. Trooprally posted this thread to alert FReepers. Buzz played the biggest part in gathering info and getting the counter protest organized. The ceremony and fundraiser was organized by the local chapter of Women in Black. What grand honor were the WIB bestowing on Medea Benjamin, Jodie Evans, and Gael Murphy? VAGINA WARRIOR AWARDS!...
  • Berkeley City Council

    02/19/2008 11:41:03 AM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 5 replies · 304+ views
    Target of Opportunity ^ | February 13, 2008 | Porter Marconi
    The City of Berkeley, California HATES the military - all branches and they have absolutely no respect for anyone wearing a military uniform. Mayor Tom Bates and the Berkeley City Council have officially taken that stance. There is no other way to look at it. They can deny it all they want to, but there is no hiding from the public record. Here is the proof. On 29 January 2008, the Berkeley City Council voted to tell the U.S. Marines that its Shattuck Avenue recruiting station "is not welcome in the city, and if recruiters choose to stay, they do...
  • Berkeley Anti-War Activists Escalate Protests Outside US Marine Recruiting Station

    02/17/2008 2:47:59 PM PST · by radar101 · 10 replies · 587+ views
    BREITBART ^ | 17 FEB 2008 | None
    THEY ARE BACK Click on Link
  • Berkeley Code Pink Out-Gunned By Move America Forward Pro-Troop Supporters

    02/17/2008 2:07:29 PM PST · by Syncro · 14 replies · 377+ views
    PipelineNews.Org ^ | Feb 12, 2008 | Staff
    Berkeley Code Pink Out-Gunned By Move America Forward Pro-Troop Supporters February 12, 2008 - Berkeley, CA - PipeLinenews.org - As the nine member Berkeley City Council prepared to decide the fate of the city’s Marine Corp Recruiting Center, Move America Forward - the nation’s largest grassroots pro-troop organization - took to the streets, confronting a rag-tag group of counter culture lefties, including members of Code Pink, a group much in favor with California Democrat legislators. Starting at 5am conservatives streamed into the notoriously radical city of 100,000, carrying the dual themed but unified message of support for both our...
  • New depths of depravity

    02/06/2008 8:48:40 AM PST · by Graybeard58 · 19 replies · 220+ views
    Waterbury Republican-American ^ | February 6, 2008 | Editorial
    Historians credit left-wingers with coining "politics of fear" to belittle Sen. Joseph McCarthy's campaign against communists in the U.S. government. The phrase went into hibernation in the 1960s, a torpidity even warmonger-in-waiting Lyndon Johnson's daisy-girl ad couldn't disturb, only to reemerge in the 1980s to denigrate Ronald Reagan's Cold War-winning strategy. These days, the phrase has become the lefties' No. 1 rhetorical trump card against the war against Islamic terrorism. To them, Americans have more to fear from the Bush administration than from the terrorists who seek to bring America to heel. Sen. Barack Obama uses it in almost every...
  • Hillarious Hate Mail of the day ("Progressive" against cyberbullying write MM)

    01/09/2008 9:30:39 PM PST · by bajabaja · 101 replies · 517+ views
    Michelle Malkin ^ | January 9, 2008 | Michelle Malkin
    It’s been a while since I printed hate mail. You’ve seen one “Hey, BusHitler’s Asian whore, go home” letter, you’ve seen ‘em all. But this one’s such a prize-winner, I had to share: from Joe Roppe {snip} Michelle Malkin, I bet we could make your cry for real. Force you to eat a hamburger. I often wonder what will happen when we progressive liberal adults take back our country. The adults will stop wars for oil, Everyone will have health care. Everyone will have a roof over their heads. Everyone will have a voice in our government. Everyone will pay...
  • Pakistan grabs Code Pink protesters

    12/04/2007 12:26:26 PM PST · by mmanager · 178 replies · 262+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | 12/4/2007 | S.A. Miller
    Pakistan police today arrested the leader of the feminist U.S. antiwar group Code Pink, who was in Lahore for a student peace rally, according to a spokeswoman for the group. Medea Benjamin, a co-founder of the group, was arrested by plainclothes police with guns drawn and taken to a police station in Lahore, spokeswoman Dana Balicki said. Police also arrested Tighe Barry, a longtime Code Pink activist, who was participating with the student rally outside the Lahore Press Club. The students were protesting the emergency rule imposed Nov. 3 by President Pervez Musharraf. Police told Ms. Benjamin and Mr. Barry...
  • Caption the leftists at this NYC "Fall Out For Peace" surrender-fest

    11/07/2007 9:39:19 AM PST · by redstates4ever · 39 replies · 1,524+ views
    Flickr Photos ^ | 11/01/07 | Kate Ann
    t-shirt reads: "Our new weapon in the war against terrorism" - a peace sign(!)Sweatshirt reads "War is not the answer". (I guess, by the looks of it, Krispy Kremes are?)
  • Colorado Goes Blue

    11/04/2007 1:01:32 PM PST · by Clintonfatigued · 109 replies · 305+ views
    Human Events ^ | May 4, 2007 | Jennifer Rubin
    If Colorado is any barometer, the Republican Party may lose more ground in the 2008 elections. Colorado Republicans took a beating in 2006. In the Governor’s race Democrat Bill Ritter demolished Republican Congressman Bob Beauprez 56-41%. Beauprez’ vacated House seat flipped to the Democrats as Ed Perlmutter trounced Rick O’Donnell 55-42%. Looking ahead, Republicans in Colorado face multiple challenges in 2008 with a key Senate race for the seat held by retiring Republican Wayne Allard, the Presidential race and a possible ballot initiative to abolish racial preferences in public education, employment and contracting. Many eyes will be trained on Colorado...
  • A Call to Be There SF {From Move America Forward Chairman, Melanie Morgan}

    10/08/2007 10:14:09 PM PDT · by JustPiper · 17 replies · 1,056+ views
    Michelle Malkin ^ | 10/8 | Malkin
    I mentioned over the weekend that there was a revolt in the SF Bay Area brewing against the Code Pinkos who defaced a military recruiting center in Berkeley. Melanie Morgan has set the date and issued a call to arms: We will rally to support our troops and denounce efforts by Code Pink and others to ‘chase’ the military out of Northern California. We make our stand at the Marine Recruiting Center in Berkeley which has just been defaced by anti-war protestors. Code Pink has a rally planned to denounce the miltiary on Wednesday, October 17th. We are calling on...
  • Code Pink Supports The Troops In Their Own Special Way

    10/06/2007 7:51:11 AM PDT · by jdm · 19 replies · 577+ views
    Captain's Quarters ^ | October 06, 2007 | Ed Morrissey
    As the Left continues its hysteria over the misrepresentation of Rush Limbaugh's remarks, one wonders when they will denounce Code Pink. In Berkeley, the anti-war contingent defaced a Marine recruiting office, calling Marines predators on children and accusing them of murdering them (via Michelle Malkin and Gateway Pundit): Marine Captain Richard Lund recruits college students and graduates as candidates for officer positions in the marines. But carrying out that job in Berkeley is not always an easy task. He has listened to a variety of complaints from members of the anti-war group Code Pink in recent weeks. "We are so...
  • Activists Test Canada Border Policy

    10/04/2007 3:09:30 AM PDT · by gridlock · 33 replies · 811+ views
    AP via AT&T Newswire ^ | 10/4/07 | Carolyn Thompson (AP)
    NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) - Peace activists Medea Benjamin and Ann Wright have been arrested in the U.S. while protesting the Iraq war, but they never dreamed that would prevent them from entering Canada. The arrests landed Benjamin's and Wright's names in an FBI-run database, the National Crime Information Center, which Canada also relies on to screen visitors. When the two women visited the country in August, they were told they would have to apply for "criminal rehabilitation" and pay $200 if they wanted to visit again. Neither did. On Wednesday, Benjamin, co-founder of the anti-war group Code Pink, and...
  • Breaking News: Univ of Colorado Fires Ward Churchill

    07/24/2007 4:37:55 PM PDT · by freespirited · 205 replies · 8,758+ views
    University of Colorado | 7/24/07
    Vote to dismiss Churchill passed 8-1
  • Walter Reed FReep #117, 13 July 2007 - "GET A CLOSE-UP OF HER FACE! DELUSIONAL!"

    07/18/2007 7:47:05 PM PDT · by BufordP · 56 replies · 3,937+ views
    18 July 2007 | BufordP
    kristinn resting after the Hornet Dance I thought our usual Friday night Walter Reed Freep was going to start off without a hitch when kristinn began doing this crazy dance on the way out of the parking lot onto the sidewalk. He was slapping himself on the back and singing, "HO HAY HA YOW HEE AH AH!". I thought he was celebrating Friday the 13th or something so I joined in. "HO HAY HA YOW HEE HO HAY HA YOW HEE!" Threw in a few kicks, some old soft shoe, spun around a few times. A Hokey-Pokey sort of...
  • Code Pinkos Highlight Police Impotence In Enforcing the Law - 5/13/07

    05/14/2007 7:04:34 PM PDT · by tgslTakoma · 33 replies · 744+ views
    Code Pink | May 14, 2007
    While most of us spent Mothers Day with our mothers and our children, the childless-by-choice old hags of Code Pink spent the day breaking the law in Washington, DC. (To be accurate, a couple of the old hags are mothers, but most are not.) Their first stop of the day was on the National Mall, where military equipment was on display. Medea Benjamin was in town for the weekend. Here, she imagines American soldiers in her sights: After that, the group of America haters "took control" of a tank, to hang their banners from: Gael Murphy stood on the ground...
  • Caption these Bush-bashing Code Pink moonbats (extreme barf alert)

    05/10/2007 10:20:30 AM PDT · by redstates4ever · 85 replies · 2,393+ views
    Flickr Photos ^ | 5/6/07 | codepinkhq
  • Moms Spend Their Weekend Protesting War in Iraq (Cindy Sheehan & Code Pinko this weekend in DC)

    05/11/2007 11:37:25 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 21 replies · 1,473+ views
    Yahoo! News/One World ^ | Friday, May 11, 2007 | Aaron Glantz, OneWorld US
    Antiwar activists from around the country will celebrate Mothers Day by converging on Washington, DC, where they will demand Congress end the U.S. occupation of Iraq. Five days of activism, sponsored by the women-for-peace group CODEPINK and "peace mom" Cindy Sheehan's Gold Star Families for Peace, will culminate in what organizers call a "Mother of a March" on May 14. "We want to get people out and get them active," said Tina Richards of Salem, Missouri. "We're getting in the way [and saying] no more business as usual until you pass legislation that brings our troops home and takes care...
  • America's Broken-Down Army [TIME BARFCON 2 ALERT]

    04/05/2007 7:34:31 AM PDT · by seanmerc · 72 replies · 1,441+ views
    TIME ^ | 5 Apr 07 | Mark Thompson
    For most Americans, the Iraq war is both distant and never ending. For Private Matthew Zeimer, it was neither. Shortly after midnight on Feb. 2, Zeimer had his first taste of combat as he scrambled to the roof of the 3rd Infantry Division's Combat Outpost Grant in central Ramadi. Under cover of darkness, Sunni insurgents were attacking his new post from nearby buildings. Amid the smoke, noise and confusion, a blast suddenly ripped through the 3-ft. concrete wall shielding Zeimer and a fellow soldier, killing them both. Zeimer had been in Iraq for a week. He had been at his...
  • What do Democrats want?

    03/22/2007 6:18:01 AM PDT · by radar101 · 27 replies · 763+ views
    WashTimes ^ | 22 March 2007 | Jon Kyl
    If there's one thing every American on a budget knows, it's that you can't have it all. Ordinary Americans know that if you increase spending in one area of your budget, you have to decrease spending in another area, or risk going into debt. And they know that if you're already in debt, you have to trim your expenditures to pay back the money you owe. Unfortunately, the budget proposal that the Democrats introduced last week fails to understand this important principle. The Democrats' budget sends one message loud and clear: You can have it all. Without any way of...
  • San Rafael peace rally to mark 4 years in Iraq (Marin County CA, FReep Alert)

    03/14/2007 7:42:21 PM PDT · by stratman1969 · 10 replies · 1,195+ views
    Marin Independent Journal | March 14, 2007 | Don Speich-Marin Independent Journal
    The fourth anniversary of the U.S. invasion of Iraq on March 20, 2003, will be marked Saturday with a rally, protest march and peace party in San Rafael. The event will begin at 11 a.m. with music in the San Rafael City Plaza and will continue from noon to 1 p.m. with a series of speakers including Supervisor Susan Adams. The rally will be followed from 1 to 2 p.m. by a march through downtown San Rafael that will stop at City Hall for an address by Rep. Lynn Woolsey, D-Petaluma. A peace party will begin at 2 p.m. in...
  • It's Over for Bush

    11/10/2006 5:56:11 AM PST · by A. Pole · 71 replies · 2,369+ views
    The Nation ^ | November 9, 2006 | Editorial
    The year 2006 will long be remembered as the Great Retribution--or perhaps the Deliverance Election. George W. Bush's presidency is toast. [...] [one of the great gains made by the voters] is the collapse of the conservative order--the right-wing economic agenda that has reigned for a generation and produced so many great injuries to society and the general well-being. Republicans will argue among themselves about how to put Humpty Dumpty back together again, but the "market ideology" cannot be repaired. This year, unlike in previous elections, many Democrats ran on the economic issues vital to ordinary people--trade, declining wages, the...