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  • The ‘Obama Coffee’ Joke That Sparked Outrage and Has Some Calling for US to End Funding to Israel

    06/24/2015 2:54:42 PM PDT · by Slings and Arrows · 74 replies
    IJ Review ^ | 6/22/15 | Kara Pendleton
    Judy Mozes is a media personality and is married to Israeli interior minister Silvan Shalom, who also serves as Israel’s Vice Prime Minister. Shalom has been has been tasked with coordinating the Israel-Palestine peace process. On Sunday, Mozes tweeted a racial joke about President Obama which, although quickly deleted, was captured and shared by Vox:
  • Obama: Fox News is 'destructive' to America

    09/28/2010 7:23:18 AM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 86 replies · 2+ views
    Obama: Fox News is 'destructive' to America By: CNN Ticker Producer Alexander Mooney (CNN) - President Obama is pulling no punches when it comes to Fox News, declaring the cable news outlet to be "destructive to [America's] long-term growth." In a more than 8,000-word interview with Rolling Stone Magazine, Obama compared the cable news channel to papers owned by William Randolph Hearst at the turn of the 20th century that unabashedly pushed the media titan's own political views. "You had folks like Hearst who used their newspapers very intentionally to promote their viewpoints. I think Fox is part of that...
  • Michigan Gunman Was Offended by Victim’s Pro-life Message

    09/14/2009 9:24:05 AM PDT · by Pope Pius XII · 30 replies · 1,331+ views
    EWTN ^ | 14-September-2009 | 14-September-2009 -- Catholic News Agency
    Harlan Drake, the 33-year old man arrested in connection with the murder of the Christian pro-life activist James “Jim” Pouillon as well as business owner Mike Fuoss told detectives that he targeted Pouillon because he was “offended” by his pro-life message. Drake also revealed that he planned to target a third man, but was arrested before he could carry out his plan. This morning around 7:20 a.m., Drake drove to Owosso High School where he shot and killed Pouillon as he held a poster of a baby with the word, “Life,” written across the front. A press release from Citizens...
  • Subliminal Message In McCain’s New Ad? (Moonbat Alert)

    07/20/2008 7:59:24 PM PDT · by Bronzewound · 19 replies · 153+ views
    Crooks and Liars ^ | Sunday, July 20th, 2008 at 9:00 AM | Nicole Belle Sunday, July 20th, 2008 at 9:00 AM - PDT
    al Qaeda Documentary? Who knows? But it’s not accidental. In fact, Alex Castellanos is reportedly now working for the McCain campaign. Who is Alex Castellanos? There is speculation in the blogosphere that Alex Castellanos is behind this video. Who? This guy: The Republican media consultant Alex Castellanos has been called the father of the modern political attack ad — an appellation he might not offer up himself, though we suspect he’s kinda proud of it. Although Castellanos has served on the GOP media team in every general election since 1988, his most infamous spot ran in the 1990 North Carolina...
  • Barack Obama sets up internet 'war room' to fight slurs

    06/09/2008 1:05:54 PM PDT · by pissant · 141 replies · 532+ views
    Times of London ^ | 6/9/08 | Tim Reid
    A crack team of cybernauts will form a rapid response internet “war room” to track and respond aggressively to online rumours that Barack Obama is unpatriotic and a Muslim. As he gears up for his general election fight against John McCain, Mr Obama and his chief advisers are aware of the danger of such rumours, amid polling data showing that a significant number of Americans believe he is a Muslim or are suspicious about his background. Such doubts were a factor in his poor showing with white, blue-collar voters during his primary battle with Hillary Clinton. In recent days Mr...
  • Florida Official: Buy Clothes, Not Booze

    04/26/2008 8:14:53 AM PDT · by A_perfect_lady · 57 replies · 841+ views
    Fox News ^ | April 26, 2008 | Fox News
    OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. — A Florida school board member is drawing fire from some parents for saying they should spend money on school clothes for their children instead of buying alcohol and cigarettes. School board member Jay Wheeler's comments were made in an e-mail response to parents’ complaints that they cannot afford the new uniforms mandated by the Osceola County School District, according to "Everyone can afford Wal-Mart and if they can’t, they need to think about turning off their cable TV or stop buying alcohol or cigarettes and spend their money on their children," he wrote. Parent Maria...
  • A Shameful, Ugly Ad

    04/26/2008 4:46:35 AM PDT · by freerepublic_or_die · 162 replies · 183+ views
    New York Times ^ | April 26, 2008 | Staff
    <p>Manipulative. Shameful. Race-baiting. Those are the only words to describe a new television ad from the Republican Party running in North Carolina that attacks Senator Barack Obama as “too extreme” for the state.</p> <p>Senator John McCain was right to condemn the ad and demand that state Republican Party leaders pull it — a demand they refused. As of Friday, the state party’s Web site was soliciting contributions to “keep this ad on the air.” The country cannot afford such divisiveness.</p>
  • Austrian Politician Calls Prophet Muhammad a 'Child Molester'

    01/15/2008 12:00:52 PM PST · by radar101 · 86 replies · 420+ views
    SPIEGEL ONLINE ^ | January 14, 2008 | not identified
    Susanne Winter, campaigning for the Graz city council, called the Prophet Muhammad a child molester. A candidate campaigning for the Graz city council in Austria says it is time that Islam was "thrown back ... behind the Mediterranean," and alleges Muhammad wrote the Koran in "epileptic fits."
  • National Radio Host Goes on Anti-Muslim Tirade

    11/02/2007 9:14:30 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 208 replies · 693+ views
    PRNewswire on Yahoo ^ | 11/1/07 | Ibrahim Hooper/CAIR
    Michael Savage tells Muslims 'take your religion and shove it up your behind' WASHINGTON, Nov. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A prominent national Islamic civil rights and advocacy group today called on radio listeners of all faiths to contact companies that advertise on Michael Savage's nationally-syndicated radio program to express their concerns about the host's recent anti-Muslim tirade. The Washington-based Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) said Savage, whose "The Savage Nation" airs on more than 300 radio stations nationwide, screamed attacks on Muslims, Islam and the Quran, Islam's revealed text, during his October 29, 2007, program. A number of concerned listeners contacted...
  • UK: Bid to ban 'racist' Tintin book ["Tintin in the Congo" now a no-no]

    07/12/2007 6:40:27 AM PDT · by yankeedame · 45 replies · 855+ views ^ | Thursday, 12 July 2007 | staff writer
    Last Updated: Thursday, 12 July 2007, 09:27 GMT 10:27 UK Bid to ban 'racist' Tintin book Tintin was created by Belgian writer and illustrator Herge The Commission for Racial Equality (CRE) is calling on high street shop Borders to pull a Tintin adventure from its shelves completely. Tintin in the Congo has already been moved to the adult section over complaints that its content is racist. A spokeswoman said the book contained "words of hideous racial prejudice, where the 'savage natives' look like monkeys and talk like imbeciles". Borders said they are committed to let their "customers make the choice"....
  • Gay Groups Decry Surgeon General Nominee

    06/06/2007 6:05:52 PM PDT · by SmithL · 30 replies · 1,038+ views
    AP via SFGate ^ | 6/6/7 | JEFFREY McMURRAY, Associated Press Writer
    Lexington (AP) -- President Bush's nominee for surgeon general, Kentucky cardiologist Dr. James Holsinger, has come under fire from gay rights groups for voting to expel a lesbian pastor from the United Methodist Church and writing in 1991 that gay sex is unnatural and unhealthy. Also, Holsinger helped found a Methodist congregation that, according to gay rights activists, believes homosexuality is a matter of choice and can be "cured." "He has a pretty clear bias against gays and lesbians," said Christina Gilgor, director of the Kentucky Fairness Alliance, a gay rights group. "This ideology flies in the face of current...
  • Senator Cranky Strikes Again!

    05/27/2007 3:55:56 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 26 replies · 1,544+ views
    Townhall ^ | May 27, 2007 | Kevin McCullough
    Senator John McCain has anger issues with the American people. In days past his foul temper has erupted with less than perfect timing. But now he would have you believe, that you don't believe, what you truly believe you believe. Let me explain. Senator McCain has been willing in days past to curse the wishes of the American people. It happened in January of this year. In an interview with Vanity Fair magazine when pressed on what he was willing to actually do to stop illegal aliens from coming into the country McCain responded. "I think the fence is least...
  • Rudy Giuliani video on YouTube: "I would like to run on the Democratic line "

    03/01/2007 2:53:19 PM PST · by Kevmo · 546 replies · 9,742+ views Thanks to Nsmje Please remove thread if this has already posted.
  • US (Democrat) anger over Howard comments ("Al Qaeda wants Obama & Dems")

    02/11/2007 2:36:59 PM PST · by FairOpinion · 64 replies · 2,083+ views
    The Australian ^ | Feb. 12, 2007 | AAP
    PRIME Minister John Howard has been described as bizarre and irrelevant by US Democrats after he launched an attack on Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama. Mr Howard said yesterday al-Qaeda would be praying for an Obama-led White House because Senator Obama has promised to withdraw US combat troops from Iraq by March 2008. A string of Democrats have reacted angrily to Mr Howard's comments which have received widespread media coverage in the US. Terry McAuliffe, a former chairman of the Democratic National Convention, criticised Mr Howard's strong links to US President George W. Bush. "The prime minister has been a...
  • Do Vanity Candidates Really Have a Chance? (Michael Medved)

    02/10/2007 2:16:42 PM PST · by EveningStar · 314 replies · 3,593+ views
    Michael Medved's Townhall Blog ^ | February 8, 2007 | Michael Medved
    Two days ago, in blogging about the abortion records of the serious GOP Presidential prospects (McCain, Giuliani, Romney), I provoked a great deal of anger by writing off the other current contenders (Huckabee, Brownback, Tancredo, Ron Paul, Gilmore, Thompson, Duncan Hunter) as "lesser" candidates who stand no realistic chance of winning primaries or grabbing the nomination. No matter how much you may admire these people, their candidacies are irrelevant – more a bid for attention, or a preparation for future races, than a realistic bid for power... When, in the last 60 years of Presidential politics, did any obscure underdog...
  • Men Blamed for Marriage Decline but Women's Relationship Wounds Often Self-Inflicted

    01/31/2007 6:17:15 PM PST · by PercivalWalks · 115 replies · 2,997+ views
    Chicago Tribune ^ | 1/21/07 | By Jeffery M. Leving and Glenn Sacks
    The recent census data finding that for the first time the majority of American women are unmarried is being greeted in a largely celebratory tone. One metro daily explains, "Who needs a man? Not most women." MSNBC warns, "Watch out, men! More women opt to live alone." CBS says, "More Women Saying 'I Don't.'" One syndicated newspaper cartoon depicts a happily divorced woman remembering her ex-husband bellowing, "Where's my dinner?! Iron my shirts!! Lose weight!!!" Several others depict women pondering the single life as their fat, lazy husbands drink beer and watch the game. One female blogger summed up the...