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  • ‘I thought this was a eulogy': Obama uses Clementa Pinckney funeral to push—you guessed it!—gun

    06/26/2015 2:14:24 PM PDT · by Nachum · 26 replies
    Twtichy ^ | 6/26/15 | staff
    Ari Melber âś” @AriMelber This is what Presidents can do sometimes -- summon a *moral* authority to ask a nation to rethink race, guns, economic inequality... 12:18 PM - 26 Jun 2015 Naturally! President Obama was in Charleston today to eulogize Rev. Clementa Pinckney, one of the nine people slain in the Charleston massacre. Well, thatÂ’s what he was ostensibly there for. It didnÂ’t take long for the occasion to change direction:
  • Watch Obama suddenly break out into song while delivering a moving eulogy

    06/26/2015 1:47:52 PM PDT · by Nachum · 84 replies
    Business Insider ^ | 6/26/15 | Colin Campbell
    President Barack Obama abruptly started singing "Amazing Grace" as he spoke at a Friday eulogy. The president spoke at the funeral for South Carolina State Sen. Clementa Pinckney (D), who was one of nine people shot last week at a historic black church in Charleston. The crowd was initially taken aback by Obama´s song, but soon joined in. Watch below: (Tweet/Video)
  • Obama Boasts: Obamacare "Woven Into the Fabric Of America"

    06/09/2015 10:45:28 AM PDT · by Biggirl · 44 replies ^ | June 9,2015 | Charles Spiering
    President Obama delivered a sharply critical speech today at the Catholic Health Association Conference, blasting his critics for ignoring what he calls the “reality” that Obamacare is here to stay. “The critics stubbornly ignore reality,” he said, boasting that since Obamacare was passed, jobs actually increased and opened up health care to millions.
  • Obama:Obamacare "Restored The Basic Promise Of America"

    06/09/2015 10:34:32 AM PDT · by Biggirl · 34 replies ^ | June 9,2015 | Pam Key
    Tuesday in Washington D.C. at the the Catholic Health Association’s annual assembly, President Barack Obama defended his Affordable Care Act saying it was a “critical part” of his administration’s attempt to “restore the basic promise of America.”
  • Obama caught manspreading in Bavarian Alps and he can't blame it on the beer...
  • Obama: ‘I Will Never Engage in a Politics in Which I’m Trying to Divide People’

    06/03/2015 10:51:33 AM PDT · by rktman · 44 replies ^ | 6/3/2015 | Staff |
    President Barack Obama said during a town hall meeting at the White House on Tuesday that he would never engage in a politics that was aimed at dividing people along the lines of race, ethnicity, religion or gender.
  • Why Hillary Can't Be in the Moment

    04/19/2015 7:26:01 AM PDT · by Slyfox · 44 replies
    American Thinker ^ | April 18, 2015 | Deborah C. Taylor
    Watching Hillary Clinton reach out and touch ordinary Americans is excruciating. In working a crowd of regular folks, Hillary is fingernails on the blackboard in a pantsuit. It is difficult to imagine anyone more out of touch with her own affect, movement, and connection to the people around her. She is unable to talk, touch, listen or smile in a natural manner. She doesn't seem to know what to do with her hands, where to direct her eyes, her scope of awareness is restricted. A blind person with a stick would be better than Hillary Clinton at reading people around...

    03/25/2015 6:28:49 AM PDT · by bkopto · 48 replies
    Breitbart/UPI ^ | March 25, 2015 | staff
    A new profile in GQ magazine quotes presidential hopeful Ben Carson likening President Barack Obama to a psychopath. In the piece for the magazine’s April 2015 issue, Carson, a retired neurosurgeon and conservative darling, reacted to Obama’s State of the Union address. Carson’s business manager said the president looks good, and Carson responded by likening the president to a “psychopath.” “Like most psychopaths,” Carson grumbled. “That’s why they’re successful. That’s the way they look. They all look great.”
  • Is Obama a psychopath?

    03/25/2015 6:51:06 AM PDT · by nikos1121 · 39 replies
    WND ^ | 4/16/2014 | Gina Loudon
    It is safe to say that most politicians these days could be diagnosed with a range of mental conditions, and many would likely be labeled sociopaths or psychopaths. The terms psychopath and sociopath are often used interchangeably, even by mental health professionals. The symptoms are somewhat consistent between the two: lack of conscience, no moral compass, manipulative, low range of emotions, interpersonally insensitive. The psychopath is deadly. He is well spoken, charismatic, fearless, controlling, socially potent, a habitual liar, calm to a disturbing degree in the face of chaos and cold hearted. He is a master at blaming others. David...
  • Does Anyone Fact-Check the President?

    03/07/2015 1:23:18 PM PST · by PROCON · 32 replies ^ | March 7, 2015 | John Hinderaker
    Over the years, we have been struck repeatedly by how often President Obama is wrong. Not how often we disagree with him, but how often he is just plain wrong, on matters of history, science and so on. Obama has a blithe willingness to assert false propositions of fact, apparently without fear of correction. I suppose that is because the Democratic press has little incentive to point out his errors. Let’s note two instances from a single town hall appearance in South Carolina yesterday. The first related to climate. Obama, while defending his Keystone veto, said: The pattern overall is...
  • Outgoing UN IPCC Chief reveals global warming ‘is my religion and my dharma’

    02/25/2015 1:26:40 AM PST · by 9thLife · 17 replies
    Climate Depot ^ | February 24, 2015 10:16 AM | Marc Morano
    Pachauri's resignation letter on religion: 'For me the protection of Planet Earth, the survival of all species and sustainability of our ecosystems is more than a mission. It is my religion and my dharma.'
  • ‘I’m not done’Obama swaggers his way into 2015.

    12/20/2014 5:54:40 AM PST · by HomerBohn · 39 replies
    Politico ^ | 12/19/2014 | Edward-Isaac Dovere
    This time eight years ago, Barack Obama and his staff were in the final stages of preparing to launch a presidential campaign. So was pretty much everyone else. The midterms were done, the opposition party had ridden a wave to a wipe-out. The political world was already looking past President George W. Bush. Obama was leading the charge. On Friday, Obama stood at the podium at the White House and dared anyone to try the same with him. “Interesting stuff happens in the fourth quarter. And I’m looking forward to it,” Obama said, at the outset of the 2014 wrap-up...

    12/19/2014 3:24:37 PM PST · by navysealdad · 73 replies
    Friday, during his end of the year news conference, President Obama admonished Sony Pictures for cancelling its Christmas Day release of “The Interview.” He went on to say that if the company had called him, he would have told them to stick by the movie. Sony responded later that same day saying they did in fact reach out to the White House:
  • The Guardian Author: All Men Should be Murdered

    12/17/2014 6:51:47 AM PST · by rightistight · 85 replies
    Pundit Press ^ | 12/17/14 | Aurelius
    In an article published by the Guardian, Jess Zimmerman suggested that all men should be murdered. In the same article, she stated that prejudice against men is a good thing. The article, called “No, we don’t literally want to ban men. But 2014 was the year women got even,” begins with a sarcastic opening paragraph mocking males. It quickly descends further into madness. In the second paragraph, Zimmerman states that “misandry (the hatred of men) had a big year, too, but it looked a little different. For us, it was a tool to help create a less oppressive future.” Zimmerman...
  • 10-year-old boy in jail months after allegedly beating 90-year-old woman to death

    12/11/2014 1:27:22 PM PST · by Responsibility2nd · 57 replies
    The Associated Press ^ | 12/11/2014 | The Associated Press
    A 10-year-old boy who's been in an adult jail since authorities say he fatally beat a 90-year-old woman two months ago is scared, lonely and misses his mother, his public defender said. The boy, one of the youngest ever to face an adult homicide charge in Pennsylvania, met with family through a glass partition when he was first brought to the county lockup in rural northeastern Pennsylvania. More recently, he was permitted to have physical contact with them, according to the attorney, Scott Bennett. "So his mom can give him a hug," he said this week. The beating occurred Oct....
  • Memphis man with 25 children may have fathered more

    11/13/2014 4:28:57 PM PST · by Morgana · 32 replies
    NEWS3 ^ | November 12, 2014 | Stephanie Scurlock,
    Stewart and Davis say they haven’t gotten a dime since their boys were born. Yet Turnage, who told a Memphis judge he was broke, flaunts a lavish lifestyle around town and on Facebook. He flashes wads of money, puts his name on luxury cars and after a recent big birthday bash at his club bragged about having a $250 bottle of Hennessy. He said 700 people turned out for the two-day event. Among those in the crowd, Stewart and Davis. We asked them about why they’re paying money to party with a man who refuses to take care of their...
  • Michigan man kills 2-year-old girl by shooting her execution-style to torture her dad: police

    07/04/2014 5:41:30 PM PDT · by BBell · 44 replies ^ | 7/3/14 | Deborah Hastings
    Michigan man kills 2-year-old girl by shooting her execution-style to torture her dad: policeRaymone Bernard Jackson, 24, walked up to the little girl as she sat on her porch with her dad and then opened fire, police said. Then he shot the child’s dad and a 12-year-old family friend. 'Anybody that feels that they can execute a child in the state of Michigan, we’re going to go after them,’ state police said. A little girl sitting on the porch with her daddy on a beautiful summer day was shot execution-style by a “coward” who wanted the child’s father to watch...
  • Howard Kurtz' Media Buzz on Fox News Attacks Bergdahl's Platoon

    06/09/2014 6:45:14 AM PDT · by xzins · 31 replies
    Vanity ^ | 9 June 14 | Xzins
    I have a confession. I watch Fox weekend programming...some. It's generally when I awaken too early in the middle of the night, and I have to choose between Ninja Blender and Golden Girl reruns. I move over to Fox News hoping to get back to sleep. Somewhere in the middle of the night last night I bumped into Kurtz' weekly show that initially featured discussion on Bowe Bergdahl. He was helped along by radical liberal Bill Press and liberal Laura Ashburn. Jim Pinkerton was a lone conservative voice in a show reminiscent of every liberal "panel" on other network TV....
  • Rate the Psychopath: a New Game

    04/07/2014 7:25:35 AM PDT · by NOBO2012 · 6 replies
    Michelle Obama's Mirror ^ | 4-7-2014 | MOTUS
    Do you know how to spot a psychopath? Test your skills: “At heart, Hare’s test is simple: a list of 20 criteria, each given a score of 0 (if it doesn’t apply to the person), 1 (if it partially applies) or 2 (if it fully applies). The list includes: glibness and superficial charm, grandiose sense of self-worth, cunning/manipulative, pathological lying, emotional shallowness, callousness and lack of empathy, a tendency to boredom, impulsivity, criminal versatility, behavioural problems in early life, juvenile delinquency, and promiscuous sexual behaviour.”  Glib, check.Superficial charm, check.Grandiose sense of worth, check.  Tendency toward boredom, check.Cunning, manipulative, check.Emotional shallowness, check.Well, you...
  • N.Korea Shuts Down Jang Song-taek's Department

    04/06/2014 5:56:18 PM PDT · by TigerLikesRooster · 20 replies
    Chosun Ilbo ^ | 2014/04/07
    N.Korea Shuts Down Jang Song-taek's Department The North Korean regime has shut down the Workers Party department once headed by purged eminence grise Jang Song-taek and executed or interned 11 high-ranking officials, sources said Sunday. One of them was burned alive. A source said the regime is preparing a third purge of officials who supported Jang. The first purge involved his family, relatives and high-ranking party officials, while the second purge underway. The third will target his supporters in provincial chapters of the Workers Party. The source said Jang's elder sister Kye-sun and her husband and ambassador to Cuba Jon...
  • Top 10 psychopathic professions: CEO, lawyer — then media, twice

    03/21/2014 6:53:07 PM PDT · by TigerLikesRooster · 17 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | March 21, 2014 | By Cheryl K. Chumley
    Top 10 psychopathic professions: CEO, lawyer — then media, twice By Cheryl K. Chumley The Washington Times Friday, March 21, 2014 More psychopaths are CEOs than any other profession, according to an author who spent time researching the common denominators between successful people and sanity. Psychopaths aren't necessarily ax murderers, as Time noted. The clinical diagnosis refers to those who have shallow emotions or who lack empathy and guilt, are coldhearted, superficial, manipulative, impulsive or irresponsible. And with that definition, it seems the corporate world has its fair share. In what's been billed as one of the most overlooked books...
  • Online internet trolls are psychopaths and sadists, psychologists claim

    02/17/2014 10:47:50 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 32 replies
    Belfast Telegraph ^ | 17 February 2014 | Kashmira Gander
    Canadian researchers have confirmed what most people suspected all along: that internet trolls are archetypal Machiavellian sadists. In a survey conducted by the group of psychologists, people who partake in so-called trolling online showed signs of sadism, psychopathy, and were Machiavellian in their manipulation of others and their disregard for morality. The researchers defined online trolling as “the practice of behaving in a deceptive, destructive, or disruptive manner in a social setting on the Internet” for no purpose other than their pleasure. …
  • ‘I’m Not a Particularly Ideological Person’: Obama Chats about Himself at Fundraiser, Calls

    11/24/2013 10:33:28 PM PST · by Nachum · 48 replies
    The Blaze ^ | 11/24/13 | Dave Urbanski
    SEATTLE (AP) — President Barack Obama offered a rare self-assessment Sunday night while criticizing congressional Republicans as an “impediment” to governing during the start of a West Coast fundraising tour for the Democratic Party. He also attempted to contrast himself with Republicans who control the House of Representatives, saying they are “more focused on positioning themselves for the next election.” “I’m not a particularly ideological person,” Obama said, somewhat echoing a statement he made earlier this month during a speech campaigning for then-candidate for Virginia governor, Terry McAuliffe (“There are very real consequences when you operate ideologically, the way some...
  • Can You Guess Which Profession Has the Most Psychopaths?

    11/06/2013 5:08:01 AM PST · by rightwingintelligentsia · 49 replies
    iVillage ^ | October 31, 2013 | Kiki Van Son
    We’re all a teensy bit mad, but how many true psychopaths do we have among us? Apparently, more than you think. “Psychopathy is a personality disorder that has been variously described as characterized by shallow emotions (in particular reduced fear), stress tolerance, lacking empathy, coldheartedness, lacking guilt, egocentricity, superficial character, manipulativeness, irresponsibility, impulsivity, and antisocial behaviors such as parasitic lifestyle and criminality,” explains Eric Barker, in The Week. Now, think about all the people who might fit that description. Then, compare it to the list psychologist Kevin Dutton compiled in The Wisdom of Psychopaths: What Saints, Spies, and Serial Killers...
  • Is Obama beginning to crack?

    10/22/2012 2:36:59 PM PDT · by Nachum · 38 replies
    wnd ^ | 10/22/12 | Andrew Hodges
    Obama’s first two presidential debates with Romney gave us another look deep into his mind – into a continued confession which he simply cannot stop himself from making. From my experience as a forensic profiler, I know when a guilty person starts to break. Law enforcement describes how guilty suspects show signs of cracking during an interrogation – and they push on those weaknesses. We can view Obama’s poor performance during the first presidential debate with Romney on Oct. 3 in a similar way. The debate – a symbolic interrogation – was the first time Obama had faced tough questions...
  • How Do You Handle a Psychopath?

    01/14/2012 8:34:40 AM PST · by appeal2 · 39 replies ^ | 01/13/12 | Kerry Lutz
    Answer--Very gently. Chris Duane and Kerry Lutz sit down for a discussion of psychopaths and what to do about them. We've all probably encountered them at work, in government, in friendships or perhaps even had a relationship with one. Chris explains how to identify them and what you can do. Sometimes it's best to flee. Other times confrontation works and then perhaps the most effective method is simply ignoring them. It all depends upon the situation you find yourself in. But whatever you do, you must get away from them if at all possible. The history of politics and government...
  • Casey Anthony's psychological evaluations unsealed

    01/11/2012 9:36:36 AM PST · by presidio9 · 10 replies
    Orlando Sentinel ^ | January 11, 2012 | Anthony Colarossi and Amy Pavuk
    Explosive accounts of Casey Anthony's life and her version of what happened to her daughter Caylee Marie almost four years ago were revealed today when a judge unsealed two never-before-seen depositions from doctors who conducted psychological evaluations on the mother before her murder trial. The depositions of Dr. Jeffrey Danziger and Dr. William Weitz vividly describe what Anthony told her doctors about alleged sexual abuse by her father and the alleged drowning death of her 2-year-old daughter in the summer of 2008. The experts' statements are significant because they represent the most recent version of Anthony's story about what happened...
  • Psychopaths' Brains Show Differences in Structure and Function

    11/24/2011 6:37:07 PM PST · by Silentgypsy · 59 replies
    Science Daily ^ | 11/22/2011 | Unk
    Images of prisoners' brains show important differences between those who are diagnosed as psychopaths and those who aren't, according to a new study led by University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers. This study found reduced connectivity between an area of prefrontal cortex (PFC, red) and the amygdala (blue).
  • Blast from the past: Ron Paul quits the Republican party (Ron Paul NO FAN of Reagan)

    09/06/2011 2:35:49 PM PDT · by Do Not Make Fun Of His Ears · 12 replies
    Hot Air ^ | 9/6/11 | Jazz Shaw
    Congressman Ron Paul of Texas certainly has been a busy guy of late, hasn’t he? When he’s not running ads calling fellow Lone Star State denizen Rick Perry a liberal, he’s busily preparing for a debate to be held at the presidential library of conservative icon Ronald Reagan tomorrow night. /snip/ With that in mind, it may be of interest to look through the slightly longer lens of history and see what Ron Paul had to say about Reagan (and the GOP in general) back in 1987 when he quit the party and lambasted the sitting president. The letter, sent...
  • Single White Norway Psychopath Killer: Anders Behring Breivik, 32, Nationalist, Hates Islam

    07/22/2011 6:13:53 PM PDT · by Nachum · 89 replies
    Zero Hedge ^ | 7/22/11 | Tyler Durden
    Perhaps it is time for the Telegraph to issue a retraction to its kneejerk publication in which it automatically cast blame on Islamists and other "eastern" terrorists-by-default. Because according to just released info, they could not have been more wrong, and it is the reaction to precisely this type of prejudice that will never facilitate bridging frayed relations between disparate cultures. Anyway, so much for prejudiced speculation and/or lies about some Islamist organization taking the blame for the events in Norway today. Here is the truth:" VG has received confirmation from several independent sources that it was Anders Behring Breivik,...
  • Oxford ethicist: use IVF to create only smart babies

    04/11/2011 8:28:42 PM PDT · by TheDingoAteMyBaby · 29 replies
    The Way ^ | Mar 27, 2011 | Amanda Hopkins
    Australian ethicist working at the Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics claims that humanity has a “moral obligation” to use in vitro fertilization (IVF) to select the most intelligent embryos for the good of society, with the obvious implication that the less intelligent “surplus” embryos should simply be destroyed. Professor Julian Savulescu of Melbourne made the statement while commenting on an economic modeling research paper by Oxford University ethicists Andres Sandberg and Nick Bostrom, who claim that a rise in humanity’s IQ would result in a reduction in poverty, welfare dependency, crowding of jails, school dropout rates, out-of-wedlock births, and...
  • ‘Scores’ of victims of ‘House of Horrors’ abortionist tell of forced abortions, lifelong injuries

    01/26/2011 3:02:13 PM PST · by NYer · 40 replies
    Life Site News ^ | January 26, 2011 | PATRICK B. CRAINE
    Abortionist Kermit Gosnell PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania, January 26, 2011 ( - “Scores” of Philadelphia abortionist Kermit Gosnell’s victims are coming forward after his arrest last week, says Pennsylvania’s District Attorney.  Many women are detailing the horrid atrocities in the media, with some alleging that he even forced them to abort their child. One woman, Robyn Reid, told ABC News that she had planned to sneak away when her grandmother brought the then-three-month-pregnant 15-year-old to Gosnell’s facility on January 31, 1998.  “When I said no, the doctor got upset and he ended up taking my clothes off, hitting me, my legs were...
  • Vet faces 5 charges in Westboro incident

    12/03/2010 1:48:28 PM PST · by Ptarmigan · 39 replies · 1+ views
    The Wichita Eagle ^ | December 3, 2010 | Deb Gruver and Tim Potter
    Ryan Newell is "Army to the bone," friends and family say of the decorated military veteran who joined the service at 17, lost both legs in an explosion in Afghanistan and now stands accused of stalking members of a controversial Topeka church.
  • The Definitive Answer

    10/25/2010 1:16:16 AM PDT · by Ronbo1948 · 2 replies
    Intellectual Conservative ^ | October 14, 2010 | By Bill Wavering
    Ever since Barry Soetero ascended to the office of President of the United States, people have wondered exactly what type of man he really is. Barack Obama broke on the national scene on July 27th 2004 when he delivered the keynote address at the Democratic National Convention in Boston. Although only a state senator at the time; many of the movers and shakers of the DNC felt this person had real potential. The kinship they felt speaks volumes; not only regarding Barack Obama, but about progressives as well. He was both well spoken and correctly educated; having graduated from both...
  • NY: Dozens of Muslims Gather to Beat Themselves Bloody~ Videos: ASHURA HAS COME TO AMERICA

    06/22/2010 4:45:55 AM PDT · by RaceBannon · 31 replies
    Logan's Warning ^ | June 20, 2010 | Logan's Warning Admin
    NY: Dozens of Muslims Gather to Beat Themselves Bloody~ Videos June 20, 2010 By admin Did you guys ever see those pictures in which Muslims are beating themselves to a bloody pulp? Well it is not only happening overseas, it has happened in Jamaica Queens (These videos are from December 27Th, 2009). Members of the Imam al-Khoei Islamic Center located at 89-89 Van Wych Expressway, took to the streets to celebrate Ashura, which is mourning the martyrdom of Imam Hussein. I say this with no offense intended to our great troops, but the WOT is not working. The reason being...
  • MSNBC Gives Lawrence O'Donnell 10 p.m. Show

    06/15/2010 2:05:06 PM PDT · by Beaten Valve · 31 replies · 624+ views
    TV Newser ^ | June 15, 2010 | Alex Weprin
    Developing: MSNBC is giving regular "Countdown with Keith Olbermann" fill-in host Lawrence O'Donnell the 10 p.m. hour, the network says. O'Donnell will start developing the program immediately, though no format, title or start date has been set. "Lawrence O'Donnell is an incredible talent, who our audience has gotten to know throughout the years, most recently as Keith Olbermann's principal guest host on 'Countdown.' It's great to have another anchor of his caliber on the network," said MSNBC president Phil Griffin in a statement. "This makes us a bigger and better network." "I've had a part-time job at MSNBC for 14...
  • Joran van der Sloot presented in press conference with the Minister of the Interior

    06/05/2010 12:52:10 PM PDT · by Shermy · 132 replies · 3,931+ views
    El Comercio, Peru ^ | June 5, 2010
    [babelfish+ translation] Although he had already been presented before the media, the National Police made Dutch citizen Joran van der Sloot march past (again) when the Interior Minister, Octavio Salazar, held a press conference. In an eventful presentation, and in the company of the Chief of the Main Directorate of the Police, Miguel Noble, Salazar avoided giving details of the investigation. The unusual event was crowned when the presumed murderer of Stephany Flores was shown before journalists for the third time, which generated disorder in the Interior Department headquarters. The police minister and authorities refused to respond to the questions...
  • Moist-eyed Dutch murder suspect interrogated

    06/05/2010 11:16:39 AM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 50 replies · 1,692+ views
    Associated Press ^ | June 5, 2010 | FRANK BAJAK and FRANKLIN BRICENO
    LIMA, Peru (AP) -- The lone suspect in the disappearance of U.S. teen Natalee Holloway was paraded - moist-eyed and looking stunned - before reporters on Saturday as Peruvians denounced him and detectives began interrogating him about the murder of a Lima student. Joran van der Sloot arrived at criminal police headquarters in a brown Interpol SUV and was escorted across an auditorium of shouting, shutter-snapping journalists three times.
  • Police to dig for Stacy Peterson's body near Peoria: source

    06/05/2010 7:43:53 AM PDT · by sodpoodle · 23 replies · 676+ views
    Herald News ^ | June 5, 2010 | Joe Hosey
    Working with new information in the disappearance of Stacy Peterson, authorities are set to dig in search of her body Saturday in an area east of Peoria, sources said. Illinois State Police confirmed Saturday that they are currently following a lead in rural central Illinois regarding Peterson’s disappearance and have set up a media staging at a location near Peoria, according to an ISP release. The ISP Investigation team that has been investigating the disappearance and possible homicide of Stacy Peterson is aware of the situation and at the scene, the release said.
  • Dutchman Accused of Crime in Peru Caught in Taxi

    06/03/2010 11:57:23 AM PDT · by Shermy · 47 replies · 1,804+ views
    La Nacion, Chile ^ | June 3, 2010
    [babelfish translation +] The Dutch citizen Joran Van Der Sloot, age 23, sought by the courts of Peru for his alleged implication in a crime, was stopped by the Investigations Police on board a taxi on Route 68, around Curacaví. The foreigner is charged to be the alleged instigator of the homicide of Stephany Flores Ramirez, age 21, daughter of the Peruvian race car driver Ricardo Flores, " Riflo." His search was activated after an alert sent from Lima to Chile this Wednesday. After his capture, in which he offered no resistance, the subject was transferred to the Department of...
  • Joran van der Sloot charged with extrortion in Natalie Holloway case

    06/03/2010 2:46:02 PM PDT · by freespirited · 56 replies · 2,235+ views
    WMBF News ^ | 06/03/10
      BIRMINGHAM, AL (WSFA) - The U. S. government has charged Joran van der Sloot with attempting to receive money in exchange for revealing the location of Natalee Holloway's body.  Van der Sloot has long been suspected in the 2005 disappearance of Holloway in Aruba.Chilean police say they have detained van der Sloot in connection with the murder of a woman in Peru.Police spokeswoman Macarena Olivares says van der Sloot has been taken into custody in Chile's capital of Santiago. Five years to the date after Holloway disappeared, van der Sloot was the last person seen with a Peruvian woman found dead...
  • Holloway suspect detained in Peru killing

    06/03/2010 10:56:19 AM PDT · by LouAvul · 49 replies · 1,358+ views
    SANTIAGO, Chile - A Dutchman questioned in the 2005 disappearance of U.S. teen Natalee Holloway has been taken into custody in Chile for investigation in the killing of a woman in Peru, Chilean police said. Police announced Thursday that Joran van der Sloot, 23, was in custody in Santiago.
  • Police: Man tortured 4-year-old to death for wetting his pants

    04/16/2010 12:21:21 PM PDT · by Cardhu · 119 replies · 2,565+ views
    CNN ^ | April 16TH 2010 | Jason Kessler
    A Michigan man could face life in prison after he allegedly tortured and ultimately killed his girlfriend's 4-year-old son last week for wetting his pants, prosecutors say. Brandon Joshua-Frederick Hayes, 24, "systematically beat" Dominick Calhoun, 4, "pummeling [him] with fists and kicking him" on his arms, legs and genitalia, Genesee County prosecutor David Leyton told CNN. Hayes also apparently burned the boy in the course of the torture. "The knuckles across one hand were charred," Argentine Township police chief Dan Allen said. "I've been doing this a long time, and this is the worst case of child abuse I've ever...
  • 2 More Videos Surface Of John Lewis Walking Through Protesters, NO Evidence of Any Racial Slur

    03/24/2010 12:35:20 AM PDT · by Talkradio03 · 167 replies · 3,358+ views
    hotairpundit ^ | 3/24/10 | HAP
    This bogus story pushed by the media since Saturday continues to have holes punched in it, which is no surprise to us, there isn't anyone who can produce audio about the story..2 more videos of Lewis
  • Col. Williams tied to Bernardo (Colonel and serial killer 'partied', police say)

    02/24/2010 10:38:50 PM PST · by ScottMerge · 11 replies · 558+ views
    Toronto Sun ^ | ScottMerge
    Accused killer Col. Russell Williams and notorious serial killer Paul Bernardo both attended the University of Toronto Scarborough campus. They both studied economics at the Military Trail campus during the mid-1980s. They graduated together in 1987, Williams, 46, with a politics and economics degree, Bernardo, 45, with a commerce and economics degree. Their families both lived along the Scarborough bluffs. Now police sources tell the Toronto Sun the two were college “pals” who “partied” together and that their relationship is the subject of intense scrutiny by the joint forces team probing the murders of Cpl. Marie-France Comeau and Jessica Lloyd.
  • A Murder Suspect’s Worth to Science

    02/23/2010 5:03:34 AM PST · by Pharmboy · 30 replies · 727+ views
    NY Times ^ | February 22, 2010 | GINA KOLATA
    Amy Bishop, neuroscientist, inventor, murder suspect, has become bigger than life, a symbol for those who think that genius is close to madness, or that women cannot get ahead in science, or that tenure systems in universities are brutalizing — or even that progress against fatal diseases is so important that someone like Dr. Bishop should be set free to pursue cures. At least that is what emerges from hundreds of comments on the Internet about Dr. Bishop, the assistant professor at the University of Alabama in Huntsville charged with shooting six colleagues — three of them fatally — at...

    12/29/2009 9:31:25 AM PST · by freedomyes · 156 replies · 4,842+ views
    Allvoices ^ | Dec 29 | J. Grant Swank, Jr.
    Marxist Muslim Barack Hussein ObamaHussein ObamaHussein ObamaHussein Obama is mentally ill and getting worse. The angst will continue as long as he persists in Islam World Rule rather than America with Christian heritage intact.
  • Psychopaths have brain structure abnormality (and Politicians Too...)

    08/04/2009 3:15:48 PM PDT · by GraceG · 14 replies · 878+ views
    The Examiner . COM ^ | 08/04/2009 | Meg Marquardt
    Scientists have long searched for a biological basis for psychopathy, a behavioral disorder attributed to chronic immorality. While previous studies have found no clear evidence, Professor Declan Murphy of the Institute of Psychiatry at King's College London believes he has found an area of the brain that is decidedly different in a psychopath as compared to a normal person. It is unsurprising that much of the research to date has focused on the amygdale (the part of the brain involved with emotions and aggression) and the orbitofrontal cortex (which deals in decision making). However, an unstudied area is the uncinate...
  • The Talented Mr. Madoff (talented psychopath like Ted Bundy)

    01/25/2009 2:51:35 AM PST · by TigerLikesRooster · 17 replies · 1,267+ views
    NYT ^ | 01/24/09 | JULIE CRESWELL and LANDON THOMAS Jr.
    The Talented Mr. Madoff By JULIE CRESWELL and LANDON THOMAS Jr. /snip An easy answer is that Mr. Madoff was a charlatan of epic proportions, a greedy manipulator so hungry to accumulate wealth that he did not care whom he hurt to get what he wanted. But some analysts say that a more complex and layered observation of his actions involves linking the world of white-collar finance to the world of serial criminals. They wonder whether good old Bernie Madoff might have stolen simply for the fun of it, exploiting every relationship in his life for decades while studiously manipulating...
  • Rahm the Enforcer

    12/28/2008 1:35:55 AM PST · by Syncro · 52 replies · 3,974+ views ^ | December 28, 2008 | Local News Staff
    Rahm the Enforcer 12/28/08 In Washington, where big personalities create even bigger legends, Democrat Rahm Emanuel has achieved mythic status. He throws cells phones. He once sent a dead fish to a pollster who displeased him. At a dinner to celebrate Bill Clinton’s 1992 election, Emanuel repeatedly stabbed the table with a steak knife, shouting the names of his political enemies. Journalists have trouble quoting him, because his routine utterances are replete with profanity.“Rahm is a little intense,” Barack Obama once said.As even Emanuel concedes, “I wake up some mornings hating me, too.”Emanuel’s political intensity has a darker side. His...