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  • Obama rewarding local stations in battleground states with biggest ‘get’ in TV news

    03/27/2011 8:48:42 PM PDT · by Nachum · 11 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 3/27/11 | Peter Wallsten
    Ever since he quit smoking, President Obama has been staving off nicotine cravings by reaching for celery sticks. He thinks Americans who help Mexican drug cartels should be “thrown in jail.” And he has an open invitation to enjoy lemon martinis in Miami. These are just a few of the exclusive news nuggets to emerge from the White House in recent days. The new details were not disclosed by the army of White House reporters employed by the country’s biggest news media organizations to track Obama’s every move and word.
  • Bill Clinton rewarding NKorea for bad behavior: Bolton ('O' tossing a Hail Mary?)

    08/04/2009 9:18:27 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 18 replies · 910+ views
    AFP on Yahoo ^ | 8/4/09 | AFP
    WASHINGTON (AFP) – The Obama administration is rewarding North Korea for its bad behavior by sending ex-president Bill Clinton to Pyongyang to win the release of two US journalists, the former US ambassador to the UN said Tuesday. John Bolton, an outspoken hardliner in the previous administration of George W. Bush, told AFP that Clinton's mission to Pyongyang undermines a number of public stands held by his own wife, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. "It comes perilously close to negotiating with terrorists," Bolton told AFP when asked about Bill Clinton's trip to secure the release of journalists Laura Ling...
  • Helping Iraqi Youth a Rewarding Experience

    08/24/2006 2:24:40 PM PDT · by SandRat · 3 replies · 290+ views
    Defend America News ^ | Norris Jones
    Helping Iraqi Youth a Rewarding Experience   By Norris Jones Gulf Region Central District US Army Corps of Engineer BAGHDAD, Aug. 24, 2006 -- Bettering the lives of Iraqi youngsters is what Peter Debski says is the best part of his job. He’s been involved in overseeing millions of dollars of reconstruction work in and around Baghdad over the past 10 months including new water and sewer networks, electrical distribution projects, police and fire stations, and primary healthcare centers. But he says “renovating two youth centers and four schools were definitely the most personally rewarding projects, seeing the joy...
  • Rewarding Anti-government Behavior on Campus - Academic hypocrisy

    01/21/2006 6:38:38 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 5 replies · 400+ views ^ | 1/21/06 | J.F. Kelly,Jr.
    The liberal bias that permeates American college campuses isn’t news. Repeated polls show convincingly that that faculty members with liberal views or affiliations far outnumber their relatively few conservative colleagues. No problem here, you might say, so long as they keep their political and social biases out of the classroom. But, of course, they do not as many students whose grades have suffered because they vocally challenged an instructor’s biases can tell you. Beyond the challenges posed to students who try to maintain conservative perspectives, problems arise when faculty members and students try to suppress opposing viewpoints. Sadly, this has...