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  • Video shows BIKINI BRAWL in PCB, FL Burger King

    03/24/2011 8:23:34 AM PDT · by DCBryan1 · 146 replies
    WJHG ^ | 24 MAR 11 | dcbryan1
    Panama City Beach -- A cell phone camera captured the action in the Panama City Beach Burger King on Front Beach Road Saturday, as a crowd of tourists nearly rioted at the restaurant. Employees dialed 9-1-1 for help, as one bikini-clad woman, later identified as Kimesia Smith of Montgomery, Ala., jumped up on the counter and threw a charity coin jug at employees, and 3 of Smith's friends also began throwing napkins, utensils, and trays throughout the location. The woman in the bikini, who became concerned about the whereabouts of her two children after Panama City Beach Police placed her...
  • The Beefy Crunch Burrito incident

    03/21/2011 7:37:17 AM PDT · by Responsibility2nd · 42 replies
    San Antonio Express News ^ | 03/20/2011 | Michelle Mondo
    The price of the Beefy Crunch Burrito had gone up from 99 cents to $1.49 and the man at the Rigsby Road Taco Bell drive-thru had just ordered seven. The fast food customer was so disgruntled by the price hike he shot an air gun at the manager, displayed a semiautomatic assault rifle and pistol while in the restaurant's parking lot, fled as police were called, exchanged gunfire with three officers who pulled him over, then barricaded himself in his hotel room — all over $3.50 plus additional tax. The final incident in the burrito-triggered spree happened Sunday afternoon at...
  • Affidavit: Texas girl's assault recorded on cell phones (20 people rape 11 year old)

    03/08/2011 6:16:18 PM PST · by dragnet2 · 230 replies
    cnn.com ^ | 3/8/2011 | Aaron Cooper,
    (CNN) -- An alleged sexual assault of a Texas girl involving nearly 20 people was recorded on cell phones, and a video of the alleged incident was circulating among students in her school district As of Monday, 13 adults and five juveniles had been arrested as part of the investigation, authorities said. A defense attorney for one of the suspects told CNN affiliate KPRC that the number of suspects could increase. "I don't know the exact number of people involved," James Evans said. "I've heard as many as 28 or more." The case has sharply divided the community, according to...
  • 4 more students arrested in alleged gang rape of 11-year-old Texas girl

    03/07/2011 10:54:16 AM PST · by SkyPilot · 123 replies
    Kens 5 San Antonio ^ | 5 Mar 11 | khou.com staff
    CLEVELAND, Texas – Four more Cleveland ISD students were arrested Friday in connection with the alleged gang rape of an 11-year-old middle school student, district officials said. The four new suspects bring the total number of arrests in the case to 15. A district spokesperson said the students will face charges of aggravated sexual assault of a child, a first-degree felony. Their names have not been released, because Cleveland police said the suspects are minors. Investigators say the incident occurred over the Thanksgiving holiday in an abandoned mobile home in Cleveland. The girl reported the alleged assault to her principal’s...
  • Brawl Mars DMV Music Awards Outside Washington

    03/07/2011 7:57:09 AM PST · by Altura Ct. · 47 replies
    Fox News ^ | 3/7/2011 | ROZ PLATER
    ARLINGTON, Va. - Arlington police say a brawl broke out during the DMV music awards ceremony, sending one person to a local hospital. Police say five people were treated Saturday night at the scene of the awards ceremony, which honors local rap, hip-hop and R&B performers. About 1,500 people attended the ceremony at the Crystal City Hyatt, and witnesses said more than 20 police vehicles responded to deal with a half dozen fights that broke out.
  • CWA union thug strikes young female FreedomWorks activist

    02/23/2011 2:50:05 PM PST · by Pyro7480 · 69 replies
    Michelle Malkin ^ | 02/23/2011 | Michelle Malkin
    This is Tabitha Hale, a young conservative activist/original Tea Party organizer/blogger who works for Washington, D.C.-based FreedomWorks. I know her from her great grass-roots work with Smart Girl Politics when the Tea Party movement was just emerging. Today, Big Labor groups took their Grievance March to the offices of FreedomWorks.Among the groups protesting: the Communications Workers of America. They’re one of the heavyweight labor biggies that have received a coveted Obamacare Waiver for Favors. CWA facts here. This is one of the CWA t-shirt-wearing goons who showed up at the protest at FreedomWorks today:And this is what the CWA t-shirt-wearing...
  • Looks like Union Thug tactics worked with VA Senators

    02/15/2011 5:56:19 AM PST · by Gopher Broke · 12 replies
    From AFP Email
    My friends … threatening legislators by promising to withhold campaign cash if they don't vote the way union bosses tell them is nothing short of extortion. Virginians probably aren't surprised to see these union thug tactics in Chicago and Washington but we're disgusted to see this brand of politics practiced here in the Old Dominion. Unfortunately, this past week, House of Delegates Democratic Leader Ward Armstrong failed to answer questions from Delegate Tim Hugo as to why he would vote against HB2367, a measure that would reduce burdensome communications regulations in the Commonwealth. In the video below, Delegate Armstrong fails...
  • Tea party member gets 8 years for attacking Obama supporter (Freep this paper)

    02/11/2011 8:31:08 AM PST · by Brookhaven · 61 replies
    Gwinnett Daily Post ^ | 2-11-11 | Josh Green
    LAWRENCEVILLE — A Gwinnett judge sentenced a tea party member to serve eight years in prison for attacking and hospitalizing a President Barack Obama supporter during a 2009 bar room altercation, a prosecutor said Thursday. Jurors convicted Carnesville resident Larry Morgan, 39, of aggravated assault and two counts of aggravated battery this week for smashing several bones in the victim’s face with a pool cue on Jan. 31, 2009 — a few days after Obama’s inauguration. According to testimony, trouble began when Morgan was talking to other bar patrons about his negative feelings about Obama, when one of O’Neill’s friends...
  • My Scary Encounter With Chicago's Mayor Richard Daley

    02/01/2011 12:48:37 PM PST · by JohnRLott · 40 replies
    Fox News ^ | February 01, 2011 | John R. Lott Jr.
    Chicago-style politics is infamous for kickbacks, dead people voting, and thuggery. Alas, it is not just a relic of the past. In fact, witness recent stories of Chicago city workers being hired or promoted based on how well they got voters to the polls and not how well they did their official jobs, children getting admitted to prestigious city schools based on political connections, and the granting of city contracts. Unfortunately, I know first hand more than I would like about Chicago politics. A decade ago, I was working at the University of Chicago Law School as an Olin Fellow,...
  • Ex-dictator 'Baby Doc' returns to Haiti (of course)

    01/16/2011 3:34:05 PM PST · by markomalley · 68 replies
    AFP ^ | 1/16/11
    <p>Ousted strongman Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier returned to Haiti on Sunday after some 25 years in exile as the country wrestled with a post-election crisis.</p>
  • Hugo Feels The Love

    01/03/2011 6:33:57 PM PST · by Kaslin · 10 replies
    IBD Editorials ^ | January 3, 2010 | Staff
    Diplomacy: If insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different result, how is one to characterize Hillary Clinton's latest grip-and-grin encounter with Venezuela's Hugo Chavez in Brazil on Saturday? Less than two years ago, the Secretary of State made what might have been dismissed as a beginner's mistake at a summit in Trinidad, going out of her way to shake hands and share laughs with the thuggish tyrant of Caracas. The idea then was to turn a new leaf in troubled U.S.-Venezuelan relations on the premise the only obstacle had been President Bush. In two...
  • Barack Obama enjoys 'comeback kid' bounce

    12/23/2010 2:45:18 AM PST · by Cincinatus · 16 replies · 3+ views
    Daily Telegraph (London UK) ^ | December 23 2010 | Toby Harnden
    At a press conference before departing for his Christmas holiday in Hawaii, Mr Obama hailed a “season of progress” and declared the previous seven weeks “the most productive post-election period we’ve had in decades”. By striking a bipartisan tax deal and winning backing for both the new Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START) with Russia and the repeal of the “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” military policy on gays, Mr Obama has rebounded to an extent few predicted.
  • Florida High School Basketball Player Attacks Referee

    12/15/2010 1:36:30 PM PST · by Bulldawg Fan · 75 replies · 1+ views
    www.foxnews.com ^ | 12/15/2010 | unknown
    (Video at link) A Florida high school basketball game turns into a wrestling match after a player body-slammed a referee on the court. The incident, which was caught on video, shows Desoto High School player Mason Holland, identified by the Fort Myers News-Press, losing his cool after getting ejected during a game against Port Charlotte High School on Monday. He then took his aggression out on the referee, throwing him to the ground. The refs refused to continue to officiate the game after the incident, giving Port Charlotte a forfeit win.
  • Conservative blogger roughed up and kicked out of Van Jones 'Public Event'

    12/02/2010 6:21:42 AM PST · by FredJake · 13 replies · 1+ views
    examiner.com ^ | 12/1/2010 | Joe Newby
    While attending an event billed as "open to the public", conservative blogger Adam Sharp was harassed, roughed up and forcibly removed. His "crime"? Someone at the Washington University at St. Louis thought Sharp worked for Fox News, and didn't like the questions he was asking Van Jones - the main speaker at the event. Gateway Pundit reported that "several university officials harassed the citizen journalists at the event. One university thug even roughed up Sharp and grabbed for his camera." Van Jones was recently ousted from his White House position as the so-called "green jobs czar" after his admitted communism...
  • Conviction in attack that blinded elderly widow

    12/01/2010 12:25:30 PM PST · by moonshinner_09 · 14 replies
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | December 1, 2010 | Henry K. Lee, Chronicle Staff Writer
    A man has been convicted of charges that he beat and blinded a 78-year-old widow inside her Daly City home after she surprised him during a robbery attempt, a prosecutor said today. Jose Perez-Gonzalez, 31, an illegal immigrant who was living in South San Francisco, broke into the woman's home in the Serramonte neighborhood Jan. 12, 2008, by prying open a rear sliding-glass door. When the woman confronted him, Perez-Gonzalez beat her in the face with his metal pry bar, an attack that left her blind. Police found the victim semi-conscious and near death after they responded to a silent...
  • How Will Obama Punish His Enemies and Reward His Friends?

    10/26/2010 1:18:14 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 22 replies
    American Thinker ^ | October 26, 2010 | Andrew Thomas
    Who is the real Barack Hussein Obama?  Harvard-educated professor of law?  Radical community organizer? Union flack? Or Chicago Way thug politician? Now that it seems apparent that President Obama's big government takeover policies will be soundly rebuked by the electorate next Tuesday, his anger against those who oppose him seems to be rising to the surface again and his true nature is showing through.  This past Monday, speaking on Univision, he warned that attaining his goals will be harder "[I]f Latinos sit out the election instead of saying, ‘We're gonna punish our enemies and we're gonna reward our friends who...
  • Obama to GOP: 'They can come for the ride, but they gotta sit in back.'

    10/26/2010 8:54:22 AM PDT · by jazusamo · 56 replies
    American Thinker ^ | October 26, 2010 | Jeannie DeAngelis
    Democrats are about to be trounced in the midterm elections, and if the pundits are correct the emergency brakes are about to be slammed on Obama’s out of control liberal agenda.   In response to the predictions of a Republican tidal wave coupled together with lack of enthusiasm for the Democrat party and Barack’s policies, the President is stumping for Democrat candidates as if his life depended on it.The Democrat Party is certainly giving it their all. Stumper/early voter Michelle Obama is showing up all over America. Nuclear-code-loser Bill Clinton has found his way to “95 campaign stops for 65...
  • Thug Trumka to minions: “Get mad,” “fight back

    10/25/2010 11:47:55 AM PDT · by Nachum · 16 replies
    Michelle Malkin ^ | 10/25/10 | Michelle Malkin
    The AFL-CIO has just launched its “most sophisticated” get-out-the-vote drive ever — a massive 10 million mailers will be sent out by the union between now and Election Day. This is in addition to some 18 million pieces that have already gone out under the labor organization’s auspices. The Hill reports that the mailers include two letters from thug-in-chief Richard Trumka assailing the GOP, regurgitating the left-wing smears against Republican business donors, and stoking worker fury: The AFL-CIO is sending out 10 million pieces of mail during the final week of the 2010 mid-term campaign.
  • Labor increases spending on ads in midterm campaign home stretch

    10/17/2010 8:32:58 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 9 replies
    The Hill ^ | October 17, 2010 | Kevin Bogardus
    Unions are joining the air war of radio and television ads surrounding this year's mid-term election. Over the last week, the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) spent at least $200,000 on billboard signs, direct mail and radio ads, according to Federal Election Commission (FEC) records. Those funds were for attacks against Republican opponents of several vulnerable House Democrats as well as against Rep. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.), who is running for retiring Sen. Kit Bond's (R-Mo.) seat. That is about a fifth of SEIU’s spending on campaign ads so far for the general election — now totaling at least $1.3 million...
  • Obama Casts Republicans as Slurpee Sippers

    10/09/2010 1:39:01 PM PDT · by RobinMasters · 94 replies · 2+ views
    CBS News ^ | October 08, 2010 | Mark Knoller
    To hear President Obama tell it, Slurpees are the beverage of choice of obstructionist Republicans. In each of 20 political speeches over the last two months, Mr. Obama has included a riff in which he portrays GOP leaders as sipping Slurpees while hard-working Democrats struggle to pull the economy out of a ditch. "We're down there. It's hot. We were sweating. Bugs everywhere. We're down there pushing, pushing, pushing on the car. Every once in a while we'd look up and see the Republicans standing there. They're just standing there fanning themselves -- sipping on a Slurpee." The line never...
  • Government by Favoritism. The rule of law takes a big hit

    10/07/2010 1:08:21 PM PDT · by American Dream 246 · 13 replies · 2+ views
    American Thinker ^ | 10/07/10 | Thomas Lifson
    ObamaCare is an even bigger disaster for America than previously suspected, going beyond merely wrecking the health care sector. It is changing the rule of law, the sacred principle of our political economy, into rule by government favor. One of the many poorly-conceived provisions of ObamaCare was one mandating the percentage of premium income which would have to be spent on medical expenses. This had the effect of making it impossible to offer low cost plans to lower wage workers. When it became known McDonald's would drop a health coverage option for tens of thousands of its workers, ObamaCare advocates,...
  • Elderly Woman Shoots 12-Year-Old Boy

    09/29/2010 7:16:15 AM PDT · by Huntress · 50 replies
    CBS2Chicago.com ^ | 9/29/2010 | Unattributed
    Boy Is Charged With Crime, Woman Is Not A shooting on the city's Southeast Side has people telling two entirely different stories. Neighbors said an elderly woman was fed up with constant harassment from a 12-year-old boy, so she took a gun and shot the child after he and his friends threw bricks into her home. Now, the boy is charged with a crime, while the 68-year-old woman is not. The boy who was shot, along with another boy, 13, are cited in juvenile delinquency petitions with one count each of misdemeanor aggravated assault to a senior citizen, according to...
  • Teens In Court In Botched Robbery Attempt (Teller trapped them between two sets of security doors.)

    09/21/2010 11:04:33 AM PDT · by DemforBush · 37 replies
    WRTV 6 (Indianapolis) ^ | 9/21/10 | n.a
    INDIANAPOLIS -- Three teenage girls with no prior criminal history appeared in court Tuesday after they were accused of involvement in a spectacularly bad bank robbery attempt on Indianapolis' northeast side...
  • 2 youths arrested in robbery attempt (12 & 13 year olds causing mayhem)

    09/20/2010 7:10:56 AM PDT · by DCBryan1 · 7 replies
    www.ardemgaz.com | 20 SEP 10 | dcbryan1
    <p>Two boys, ages 12 and 13, were arrested early Saturday in an attempted robbery in Little Rock in which a man was pulled out of his car and beaten, police said.</p> <p>The attack happened about 4:15 a.m., after Jamel Johnson, who was driving with his girlfriend, Jelisa Cooper, was flagged down near West 22nd and South Brown by someone who tried to sell Johnson drugs, police said.</p>
  • Obama Asks Thug Nations To Judge America

    09/15/2010 9:50:15 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 15 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | September 16, 2010 | Larry Elder
    Does America engage in massive and widespread violations of human rights? The Obama administration thinks so. That's the takeaway of the "Report of the United States of America Submitted to the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights." The introduction says it "gives a partial snapshot of the current human rights situation in the United States, including some of the areas where problems persist in our society." What human rights problems? One is the higher unemployment rate for blacks (15.8 percent) and Hispanics (12.4 percent) compared with that of whites (8.8 percent). Unemployment is directly related to education. Blacks and Hispanics...
  • More Evidence of the Obama Regime’s Thuggery

    09/14/2010 9:50:53 AM PDT · by Lexluthor69 · 1 replies · 2+ views
    The Silent Majority ^ | 09-14-10 | J.D. Longstreet
    HHS demonstrates its “gangster government” approach to regulating A Commentary by J. D. Longstreet Michael Barone has a piece at the Washington Examiner which is a “must Read” for those of you who felt I was overly critical of the Obama Regime in my article entitled: “ Groomed for a Socialist Dictatorship” (HERE). If you will read Mr. Barone’s piece, I expect you will see more evidence that what I was trying to say was, in fact, not strong enough. Barone’s article is entitled: “Gangster government stifles criticism of Obamacare” and you will find it (HERE). In his article, Barone...
  • Thomas Perez: Obama's one-man Gestapo

    09/13/2010 10:37:44 AM PDT · by jazusamo · 21 replies
    Renew America ^ | September 13, 2010 | Wes Vernon
    If you tried to help a "protected" Obama constituency, you had better hope that your best efforts didn't fail. The Gestapo will have you in its crosshairs. This is not the Gestapo of the thirties-Germany variety so vividly portrayed by Hollywood long after the bright shiny black uniforms and man-sized flashlights of the SS became extinct and irrelevant. Tom Perez — control freak Thomas Perez, Assistant Attorney General, heads the Justice Department's (DOJ) "Civil Rights" division. On September 3, the department filed a suit against "America's toughest sheriff" Joe Arpaio of Maricopa County, Arizona. The reason? The sheriff is actually...
  • Gangster Government Stifles Criticism of Obamacare

    09/13/2010 5:29:50 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 50 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | September 13, 2010 | Michael Barone
    "There will be zero tolerance for this type of misinformation and unjustified rate increases." That sounds like a stern headmistress dressing down some sophomores who have been misbehaving. But it's actually from a letter sent Thursday from Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius to Karen Ignagni, president of America's Health Insurance Plans -- the chief lobbyist for private health insurance companies. Sebelius objects to claims by health insurers that they are raising premiums because of increased costs imposed by the Obamacare law passed by Congress last March. She acknowledges that many of the law's "key protections" take effect later...
  • Why No Interest In Mike Castle's Corrupt Lobbyist Problems?

    09/12/2010 11:14:26 AM PDT · by Maelstorm · 8 replies
    http://www.riehlworldview.com ^ | September 12, 2010 | Dan Riehl
    I recall the Standard's John McCormack getting pushed into the gutter once, shame he hasn't had the wherewithal to lift himself out of it, yet. It strikes me as odd that some are so willing to assist Mike Castle in what amounts to the politics of personal destruction against his challenger, Christine O'Donnell, yet none of these supposedly Right-side publications have any interest at all in exposing Mike Castle's alleged corruption during his many years in Congress. In 2006, the Washington Post pointed out the cost to taxpayers of sweetheart deals struck between elected officials like Castle and lobbying firms...
  • AFL-CIO Girds for Labor Day, Election Push

    09/01/2010 5:59:40 PM PDT · by GOP_Lady · 5 replies
    The Wall Street Journal ^ | 09-01-10 | Melanie Trottman
    AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka declared this Labor Day a “defining” one for working people. The reason: It marks the two-month countdown to the pivotal fall’s elections. “We will either rebuild a fundamentally different economy that values hard work and a strong middle class—or turn back toward one that puts corporate interest before people,” Trumka said today at the AFL-CIO’s annual Labor Day briefing for reporters. That message of choice is the one the federation of 56 unions will spread nationwide this holiday weekend as its officers join thousands of workers at Labor Day events from Los Angeles to Florida. On...
  • Obama's Approval Hits All-Time Low of 39 Percent Among Men, Says Gallup

    08/25/2010 10:09:42 AM PDT · by Justaham · 30 replies
    csnews.com ^ | 8-24-10 | Terence P. Jeffrey
    President Barack Obama’s job approval rating among American men has fallen to a record low, hitting 39 percent in the week of Aug. 16-22, according to the Gallup Poll. The week of Aug. 16-22 also marked the first time Obama’s average weekly approval rating dropped below 40 percent for either gender. His approval rating among American women was 46 percent for the week. When Obama was inaugurated in January 2009, his job approval rating was 64 percent among men and 69 percent among women, according to Gallup. That was the highest his approval ever hit with men. Obama’s approval rating...
  • Daley Vows New Gun Ordinances

    06/28/2010 5:15:18 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 80 replies
    nbcchicago.com ^ | June 28, 2010
    As expected, Mayor Daley and Chicago's City Council are circling the wagons to defend against an unfavorable decision by the Supreme Court concerning the city's gun ban. Daley said the city would have in place a new ordinance aimed at making it difficult to purchase and own a gun in Chicago. "We'll publicly propose a new ordinance very soon," Daley said at an afternoon press conference concerning the gun ban. "As a city we must continue to stand up ..and fight for a ban on assault weapons .. as well as a crackdown on gun shops," Daley said. "We are...
  • Whoa! AFL-CIO thug just called Cavuto an a**hole!!!

    06/25/2010 1:41:59 PM PDT · by Inspectorette · 38 replies · 1+ views
    Vanity | 06/25/2010 | Self
    Cavuto was not cutting this guy any slack, the guy got really mad and called Cavuto an a**hole. (I backed it up to make sure I heard correctly.
  • Obama's thuggery is useless in fighting spill

    06/21/2010 9:36:53 AM PDT · by Skepolitic · 6 replies · 1+ views
    Wahington Examiner ^ | 06/20/2010 | Michael Barone
    Thuggery is unattractive. Ineffective thuggery even more so. Which may be one reason so many Americans have been reacting negatively to the response of Barack Obama and his administration to BP's Gulf oil spill. ... "If he sees any impropriety in politicians ordering executives about, upstaging the courts and threatening confiscation, he has not said so," write the editors of the Economist, who then suggest that markets see Obama as "an American version of Vladimir Putin." Except that Putin is an effective thug. Read more at the Washington Examiner: http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/politics/Obama_s-thuggery-is-useless-in-fighting-spill-96684389.html#ixzz0rVRLVB9Q
  • Obama’s Thuggery Is Useless in Fighting Spill (Q: What's worse than a thug? A: An Ineffective thug)

    06/21/2010 6:53:59 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 11 replies
    National Review ^ | 06/20/2010 | Michael Barone
    Thuggery is unattractive, ineffective thuggery even more so. Which may be one reason so many Americans have been reacting negatively to the response of Pres. Barack Obama and his administration to BP’s gulf oil spill. Take Interior Secretary Ken Salazar’s remark that he would keep his “boot on the neck” of BP, which brings to mind George Orwell’s definition of totalitarianism as “a boot stamping on a human face — forever.” Except that Salazar’s boot hasn’t gotten much in the way of results yet. Or consider Obama’s undoubtedly carefully considered statement to Matt Lauer that he was consulting with experts...
  • Obama's Thuggery Is Useless in Fighting Spill

    06/21/2010 4:27:13 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 13 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | June 21, 2010 | Michael Barone
    Thuggery is unattractive. Ineffective thuggery even more so. Which may be one reason so many Americans have been reacting negatively to the response of Barack Obama and his administration to BP's gulf oil spill. Take Interior Secretary Ken Salazar's remark that he would keep his "boot on the neck" of BP, which brings to mind George Orwell's definition of totalitarianism as "a boot stamping on a human face -- forever." Except that Salazar's boot hasn't gotten much in the way of results yet. Or consider Obama's undoubtedly carefully considered statement to Matt Lauer that he was consulting with experts "so...
  • Fake UPS Man Pistol Whips, Tases Woman in Home

    06/18/2010 4:11:12 AM PDT · by SvenMagnussen · 9 replies · 564+ views
    News Channel 8 ^ | June 17, 2010 | Don Parker
    WASHINGTON - Most of us don't have any suspicion when we see a UPS delivery man coming to the door. It's a familiar sight: a knock at the door, the brown suit, a package for delivery. But it's no longer a trusted sight for a woman who lives in the District. Wednesday she and her husband were attacked and robbed inside their home by a man dressed in a UPS uniform. "It just really hit me today what happened," she said today. She said a man in a brown UPS uniform came to her door around 7:30 a.m. while she...
  • Etheridge Trails After Video Ambush (NC)

    06/17/2010 2:47:44 PM PDT · by Clintonfatigued · 32 replies · 798+ views
    Political Wire ^ | June 17, 2010
    After Rep. Bob Etheridge (D) was seen in a video confrontation earlier this week, a new Civitas Institute poll shows challenger Renee Ellmers (R) with a slight edge in their race for Congress, 39% to 38%.
  • Obama: I met with experts on Gulf 'so I'd know whose ass to kick'

    06/07/2010 5:03:41 PM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 336 replies · 831+ views
  • Our Classy President Wants to Know Whose 'A**es to Kick'

    06/07/2010 6:17:09 PM PDT · by NY Hockey Mom · 52 replies · 202+ views
    The Lonely Conservative ^ | 6/7/10 | The Lonely Conservative
    The liberals demanded that Dear Leader show some emotion over the Gulf oil gush. Rather than show real emotion, he instead chose language that I wouldn’t use in front of my children. How Chicago of him. Matt Lauer was reportedly thrilled, according to NewsBusters. "Williams announced Monday night: “Before we get to our correspondents, some late news tonight. Late today, Matt Lauer sat down with President Obama in Michigan for an interview to air tomorrow morning on Today. This is just into us. In this bit you are about to see the President showed some anger on the topic of...
  • Senator Pleaded for Bank Bailout that Cost Taxpayers( cost taxpayers $2.3 billion)

    06/04/2010 9:29:52 AM PDT · by day21221 · 11 replies · 515+ views
    abcnews.go.com ^ | June 3, 2010 | Matt Kelley
    Senator Pleaded for Bank Bailout that Cost Taxpayers NJ Sen. Robert Menendez Lobbied Treasury to Bail Out Bank That Failed During the depths of the financial crisis in 2008, a member of the Senate Banking Committee urged the Treasury Department to provide bailout money to a struggling financial firm whose eventual collapse cost taxpayers $2.3 billion, newly released records show. Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J., wrote to then-Treasury secretary Henry Paulson in support of CIT Group, a New Jersey-based lender to businesses such as retail stores. Menendez touted CIT's importance to New Jersey and the nation and said the firm "provided...
  • Arraignment today for teen in Yule killing (XMAS Eve slaughter of Salvation Army Pastor)

    06/01/2010 8:23:53 AM PDT · by DCBryan1 · 6 replies · 448+ views
    Arkansas Democrat Gazette (subscription may be needed) ^ | 01 JUN 10 | JOHN LYNCH ARKANSAS DEMOCRAT-GAZETTE
    Arraignment today for teen in Yule killing Trial date scheduled in Salvation Army murder JOHN LYNCH ARDEMGAZ The teenager accused of gunning down a Salvation Army officer on Christmas Eve makes his first appearance today in Pulaski County Circuit Court to answer capital murder and aggravated robbery charges. Laquan Javaris Fitzpatrick, 19, who has addresses in Little Rock and Helena-West Helena, is to appear before Circuit Judge Barry Sims at 1:30 p.m. for arraignment on charges that carry the death penalty. The judge will also set trial dates for Fitzpatrick. Accused of killing Salvation Army Maj. Philip Wise on Dec....
  • Judge Says Ex-Detroit Mayor Violated Probation

    04/20/2010 12:33:31 PM PDT · by Abathar · 12 replies · 481+ views
    theindychannel.com/AP ^ | 04/20/2010 | Cory Williams
    DETROIT -- A judge ruled Tuesday that former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick violated terms of his probation by failing to report some of his assets but held off deciding whether to send him to jail. Wayne County Circuit Court Judge David Groner ruled that Kilpatrick violated terms of his probation by failing to report some of his assets. He said Kilpatrick could remain free on bond pending his sentencing on May 20, but strongly suggested Kilpatrick may be headed to jail and ordered state corrections officials to prepare a pre-sentence report and submit it to the court. Prosecutors have said...
  • Local news: Party crasher Levin may have been organizing anti-tea party hoaxes on school time

    04/13/2010 7:32:45 PM PDT · by soccermom · 37 replies · 1,557+ views
    In an ideal world this reprehensible man would be fired for abusing state resources and time. But, in Oregon, he will probably be given a bonus and elected union boss. Can you imagine this monster has influence over children and he's encouraging people to feign racism and exploit it? i hope there is a special place in Hell for this man.
  • Crash the Tea Party: The Plan for the Infiltration of Tea Parties by Leftist Thugs

    04/11/2010 10:09:40 AM PDT · by Jack Black · 64 replies · 1,623+ views
    Crash The Tea Party .org ^ | April 2010 | unsigned
  • Democrat Congressman – I Care More About People Without Healthcare Then The Constitution

    04/01/2010 5:06:38 PM PDT · by Starman417 · 66 replies · 1,579+ views
    Flopping Aces ^ | 04-01-10 | Curt
    Whoa boy! Here is Congressman Phil Hare from Illinois: [VIDEO AT SITE] Questioner: [regarding obamacare] Where in the Constitution? Congressman Phil Hare: I don't worry about the Constitution to be honest with you Questioner: Jackpot brother! Congressman Phil Hare: Oh, you know what I care more about, I care more about the people who are dying everyday who don't have healthcare. Questioner: You care more about that than the US Constitution? Congressman Phil Hare: I believe it says we have the right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. Audience Member: That's the Declaration of Independence Congressman Phil Hare:...
  • Disgruntled diner arrested after fracas with restaurant manager

    03/31/2010 9:13:06 AM PDT · by Dacula · 84 replies · 2,378+ views
    Atlanta Journal-Constitution ^ | 8:54 a.m. Wednesday, March 31, 2010 | Mike Morris
    An Athens woman apparently upset over a food order was arrested after she allegedly slapped a restaurant manager who she felt made racial comments to her. Alexis Michelle Armand, 20, was charged with disorderly conduct after Monday night's incident at Ru San, an Asian restaurant on Alps Road, Athens-Clarke County police spokeswoman Hilda Sorrow said. "Armand was unhappy with her meal and wanted a refund," Sorrow told the AJC. "The manager explained that once a meal is served, there are no refunds or returns. He said she began yelling, slapped him on the head, and threw the plate of food...
  • New Gallup Poll finds Americans suddenly souring more on Obama; Now, why could that be? (LA Times)

    03/19/2010 1:35:58 PM PDT · by Smogger · 28 replies · 1,675+ views
    The Los Angeles Times ^ | 3/18/2010 | Andrew Malcom
    Americans, apparently unhappy with President Obama insulting Asian allies by twice postponing his long-planned trip there this week, have turned against the Democrat in a major poll. Now, a new Gallup Poll finds, Obama's public approval rating has suddenly fallen to the worst level since he took office however many years ago that seems. He was right around 70% in January of 2009. Today, Gallup reports, the ex-senator has plunged to a 46% approval rating. Today, even more disapprove of his presidency, 48%. That seems right down there in the Sarah Palin neighborhood. True, Obama's approval ratings had dropped faster...
  • THUG-O-CRAT hit list [vanity: shocking links and headlines -- please help]

    03/05/2010 3:38:38 AM PST · by Arthur Wildfire! March · 200 replies · 2,832+ views
    New Black Panthers, Bill Ayers, Rangel, Stark -- you name it -- including the "president". When Obama isn't palling around with terrorists, he's giving them Miranda rights or seeking Rezko deals. His entire thug-o-crat party has been getting more brazen than ever, and it's starting to catch up with them. Please help in blowing their cover with shocking thug-o-crat headlines, links, and blurbs.
  • WH Picks Andy Stern For Deficit Commission

    03/02/2010 8:14:11 AM PST · by raptor22 · 23 replies · 708+ views
    Laura Ingraham ^ | March 2, 2010 | Staff
    The White House picks its most frequent visitor to sit on its deficit commission. He believes in big government, in big spending, and that the workers of the world should unite. What could go wrong? Computer security firms have been known to hire the best former hackers because they know best how to stop others like them. But the appointment of Andy Stern, president of the Service Employee International Union (SEIU), to a bipartisan commission to come up with ways to deal with the rapidly rising federal budget deficit is like having a serial arsonist organize Fire Prevention Week. Government...