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  • School trash cans aren't starving thanks to Michelle Obama

    10/15/2014 11:46:49 AM PDT · by The Looking Spoon · 11 replies
    CRASHR ^ | 10-15-14 | The Looking Spoon
    From The Blaze... The National School Boards Association reported Monday that 83.7 percent of school districts around the country have seen an increase in wasted school lunch food since a 2010 law was passed mandating new nutrition rules. The Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act was aimed at creating healthier school lunches, but... This has it all wrong. This is change we can believe in!Look, this was Obama's 2009 inaugural...Now, 5 years later, we have NO TRASH LEFT BEHIND! I'm tellin' ya...This. Is. A. Win!
  • Threaten Students with Killer Robots, Get a $92,000 Settlement

    09/24/2014 12:30:17 PM PDT · by CharlesOConnell · 12 replies
    UT San Diego ^ | 9/24/2014 | Ashly McGlone
    Oceanside Unified School District officials (San Diego) investigated complaints that a teacher threatened to have a robot shoot and kill students, and the educator was allowed to resign and receive a $92,000 settlement instead of being fired.
  • Far Left Climate Geeks Leave Mounds of Trash For Cities to Deal With

    09/22/2014 5:48:44 AM PDT · by servo1969 · 39 replies ^ | 9-22-2014 | Jim Hoft
    On Sunday, tens of thousands of committed leftists held “climate change” world rallies. Thousands descended on New York City, marching through the heart of Manhattan with a message of alarm for world leaders.The far left activists are worried about the effects of global warming despite the fact that the US just went through its coldest winter in a century and Antarctic sea ice is at record levels.The alarmists are worried about global warming. But, they let others worry about their trash. From the climate rally in London Sunday. This doesn’t seem eco friendly, does it?More trash in New York City....
  • Clifton-based recycler abruptly closes its doors, lays off 100 workers (New Jersey)

    09/07/2014 10:56:13 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 16 replies
    The Clifton Journal ^ | September 5, 2014 | Jeff Green, Aaron Morrison, James M. ONeill and Todd South
    Green Sky workers being told that the recycling plant is closing. A prominent Clifton-based recycling company abruptly closed its doors on Friday, informing more than 100 employees that they had worked their final day while dozens of North Jersey towns scrambled to forge temporary arrangements with other collectors. Green Sky Industries, which promoted itself as the state’s largest private recycler with 75 municipal contracts, many in Bergen and Passaic counties, announced in a letter to towns on Thursday that it was shutting both of its plants, in Clifton and Carteret in Middlesex County. The company’s Clifton employees on Friday were...
  • Newborn baby girl found in garbage can in Kearns

    08/27/2014 10:21:10 AM PDT · by Morgana · 24 replies ^ | Marcos Ortiz
    UPDATE: Alicia Marie Englert, 24, gave birth to the baby on Sunday. Police say the newborn had not received any medical care or food. Investigators say they learned through the investigation that Englert threw the baby into the trash can. A Probable Cause statement filed by police stated "the birth mother was afraid to tell her parents about her pregnancy. She said she discarded the baby in hopes that it would die and solve her problems."
  • Disturbing details released in case of mom accused of throwing away baby

    08/06/2014 5:49:33 PM PDT · by Morgana · 14 replies
    rtv6 ^ | Derrik Thomas,
    INDIANAPOLIS - A woman accused of throwing her newborn baby in a trash can at a west-side Indianapolis factory was formally charged Wednesday for the incident, which was reported last Friday. Police said Briana Holland, 22, gave birth to a baby boy in the restroom of the United Technology Carrier Corporation building in the 7300 block of West Morris Street. A maintenance worker at the factory discovered the baby in a trash can.
  • Abortion Clinic Caught Dumping Bodies of Aborted Babies in Trash Sues to Stop Pro-Life Law

    08/06/2014 5:43:27 PM PDT · by Morgana · 5 replies
    Life News ^ | Cheryl Sullenger
    Texas abortion businesses that are in court this week challenging the constitutionality of a regulation that requires abortion facilities to meet Ambulatory Surgical Center standards, are complaining loudly about the hurdles they face in acquiring new offices that comply with the higher medical safety standards. Abortion mills are so used to setting up in whatever run-down building that will lease to them that now that they have to act like a legitimate medical facility, they simply cannot do it, said Troy Newman, President of Operation Rescue. Its almost scandalous that they have been allowed to operate so far below safety...
  • San Marcos Downsizing Trash Carts

    08/01/2014 7:30:38 AM PDT · by bgill · 23 replies
    keye ^ | July 31, 2014 | Bettie Cross
    The City of San Marcos is downsizing. It's reducing the size of its trash carts by 30 gallons to cut back on the amount of garbage being dumped at landfills... San Marcos customers will be put to the test October 1.That's when the older trash carts will be replaced by the new smaller ones. Customers who want to keep the bigger carts will have to pay at least $3 more a month.
  • CNN's Paul Begala Sneers: 'Destructive' Dick Cheney Is a Sociopath' (VIDEO)

    07/16/2014 10:45:28 AM PDT · by PoloSec · 27 replies
    News Busters ^ | July 16 2014 | Connor Williams
    CNN: the home for hate-filled rants against conservatives. On the July 16 edition of New Day, a panel reacted to Jake Tappers testy interview with former Vice President Dick Cheney. Democratic strategist and CNN contributor Paul Begala became unhinged, resorting to personal attacks on Cheney in response to his explanations of the Iraq war. Asked by host Kate Bolduan as to why Cheney is speaking out right now as if the chaos in Iraq didnt make that self-evident Begala snapped: Well, either he's a secret plant from my party, reminding people of an administration that they hated. When...
  • To Celebrate Independence Day, Good Morning America Features 'Talk Dirty' Rapper Derulo

    07/04/2014 6:30:31 AM PDT · by governsleastgovernsbest · 11 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | Mark Finkelstein
    So how did Good Morning America open its Fourth of July show today? Fighter-jet flyover? Small-town Independence Day parade? Inspiring video of America's beauty from sea to shining sea? Guess again. GMA featured rapper Jason Derulo [I never heard of him either], jet skiing past the Statue of Liberty. And which song did GMA place at the top of the list when it displayed a smartphone with Derulo's hits? Why, "Talk Dirty" [mistakenly entitled "Talking Dirty" by GMA]. A song so foul and misogynistic we couldn't possibly display the lyrics, but you can read them here [link] if you like....
  • The Forbes Five: Hip-Hop's Wealthiest Artists 2014 [Crap "Music" Pays Big $ for the Top 1%]

    04/18/2014 11:20:34 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 26 replies
    Forbes ^ | 4/16/14 | Zack O'Malley
    ack in 2007, Sean Diddy Combs teamed with Jay Z and 50 Cent to create a song titled I Get Money: Forbes 1-2-3 Billion Dollar Remix. Less than a decade later, rappers are closing in on ten-figure fortunes, and hes the nearest of the bunch.
  • Rangers fans turn memorial statue into garbage can on opening day

    03/31/2014 7:52:35 PM PDT · by raccoonradio · 18 replies
    Yahoo Big League Stew ^ | 3/31/14 | Mike Oz
    Did Texas Rangers fans use the statue of tragically deceased fan Shannon Stone and his son Cooper as their opening day trash can? It sure looks like, and if so, we have a winner for the most disgusting photo from an MLB ballpark on baseball's first day.If you've forgotten the story of the Stones, it's a horribly sad one: Shannon Stone fell to his death at a Rangers game in 2011, trying to catch a ball for his 6-year-old son, Cooper. Former Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton tossed the ball toward the Stones, who were in the left-field stands, and Shannon...
  • Cleaner Mistakes $14K Worth of Art for Trash, Tosses It

    02/20/2014 12:26:43 PM PST · by Responsibility2nd · 44 replies
    Newser ^ | 02/20/2014 | By Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff
    Debris scattered on ground was actually part of display (Newser) – Whoops: A cleaner at an art exhibition in Italy threw away some pieces of cardboard, cookies, and newspaper that were strewn on the floor ... not realizing they were actually part of artist Sala Murat's display. She assumed the debris was trash left behind while the display was being set up; security noticed pieces of the work were missing when the exhibit opened yesterday, but by then it had already been given to trash collectors, the BBC reports, citing local media. A rep from the cleaning firm says...
  • Ranchers Fed up with Destruction Immigrants Leave Behind (South Texas Illegals)

    01/22/2014 9:36:26 AM PST · by SwinneySwitch · 26 replies
    KRGV ^ | Jan 21, 2014
    HIDALGO COUNTY - Illegal immigration is forcing a rancher to move his livestock away from a property along the Rio Grande. Jose Cavazos said it's become nearly impossible to maintain his fences. He said immigrants damage them when they flee from Border Patrol agents. Cavazos isn't the only rancher dealing with the destruction. Damaged fences lead to stray cattle, ranchers said. "They completely destroyed the fence. I had to move (the livestock) to another 76 acres," Cavazos said. Cavazos lives along the Rio Grande, just south of Mission. Cavazos said Border Patrol boats force illegal immigrants onto his property. He...
  • Party down South.

    01/14/2014 1:18:39 PM PST · by armydawg505 · 20 replies ^ | 1/14/14 | unknown
    From the producers of Jersey Shore comes the most outrageous Party Down South. Follow eight young, brazen adults for one wild summer of extreme fun. Their summer vacation spot, Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, may never be the same after these fast friends work, party and bond with one another over their common love of the South.
  • He came home from a long day at work

    01/13/2014 11:02:07 AM PST · by BigEdLB · 14 replies
    Glenn Beck ^ | 1/11/14 | Glenn Beck
    Glenn Beck sends a lot of emails. Hell email full monologues of for the show, clips from TheBlaze he wants posted, good job notes when someone pulls off a big project, and stories he wants the news team to look into. And sometimes he emails something that just made him laugh with only You have got to post this! Fantastically funny.
  • Criticism over 'White Trash' mother-daughter costume at Roseville school trick or treating

    10/27/2013 1:09:27 PM PDT · by Libloather · 31 replies
    My Fox Detroit ^ | 10/25/13 | Randy Wimbley
    ROSEVILLE, Mich. (WJBK) - A mother-daughter costume at Huron Park Elementary's 'Trunk or Treat' Thursday night caused some backlash from other parents. The two wore a black sweatshirt, white trash bags and labels reading 'White Trash.' "I was a little appalled. To me, how can you dress yourself and your child in a white trash outfit?" asks Roseville parent Nicole Ekmeian.
  • Bugged: Obama's Roach Problem

    09/14/2013 8:43:02 AM PDT · by shove_it · 62 replies
    NationalJournal ^ | 13 Sep 2013 | George E. Condon Jr.
    As in cockroaches. But vermin is nothing new in a building that is 213 years old--and roaches aren't the worst of it...
  • MILLER: Is this Martin Luther Kings legacy? National Mall covered in garbage

    08/25/2013 5:41:35 PM PDT · by Timber Rattler · 44 replies
    The washington Times ^ | August 25, 2013 | Emily Miller
    The day after thousands rallied to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.s March on Washington, the National Mall looks like a trash dump. The grass from the Lincoln Memorial to the World War II Memorial is covered Sunday with empty soda cans, water bottles, boxed lunches, newspapers, a broken chair and rally signs. The Reflecting Pool also was filled with trash. Although the trash cans were full along the expanse, the attendees did not attempt to leave their garbage near the bins. Instead, they left everything on the grass where they stood.
  • Shock as baby shower turns violent

    01/14/2013 8:43:00 AM PST · by raccoonradio · 73 replies
    Boston Herald ^ | 1/14/13 | Laurel Sweet
    The guest of honor at a Stoughton baby shower that deteriorated into a bottle-bashing, chair-smashing brawl between as many as 200 people Saturday night tearfully told the Herald yesterday that gate-crashers and cops with stun guns ruined her special night and terrified the guests. “My niece got shoved across the room. She’s only 2 months old. A kid got hit in the head with a table. I was very scared. It’s still a shock to me,” said Maria Depina, 22, of Brockton, who blamed the chaos at Club Luis De Camoes on party crashers “we didn’t even know” and overly...
  • NY Times Opinion Writer: Give Up On The Archaic, Idiosyncratic And Evil Constitution

    12/31/2012 7:28:28 AM PST · by Nachum · 104 replies
    Mediate ^ | 12/31/12 | Noah Rothman
    Georgetown University constitutional law professor Louis Michael Seidman has just about had it with the focus of his 40 years of academic study. As he writes in the New York Times on Monday, it is the Constitution itself which has allowed for the series of legislative follies that finally resulted in the fiscal cliff. Seidman says that it is time for Americans to realize what lawmakers have known since the constitutions inception it is okay to ignore it. As the nation teeters at the edge of fiscal chaos, observers are reaching the conclusion that the American system of government...
  • Girl, 14, abducted and raped by 6 men

    11/08/2012 1:39:20 PM PST · by ConservativeStatement · 112 replies
    Chicago Tribune ^ | November 8, 2012 | Rosemary R. Sobol
    Police are searching for six men who sexually assaulted a 14-year-old girl after forcing her at gunpoint into a car as she walked to school in the Lawndale neighborhood, officials said.
  • Public park littered with garbage after Obama rally in Dayton, Ohio

    10/24/2012 3:04:34 AM PDT · by rightwingintelligentsia · 23 replies
    Twitter ^ | October 23, 2012 | Chris Moody, Yahoo! News
  • Tagg Romney Owning Voting Machines in Ohio?

    10/20/2012 11:31:15 AM PDT · by Catsrus · 158 replies
    October 20,2012 | Vanity
    Does anyone have any further information on the Tagg Romney owning voting machines in Ohio? I'm reading about this from various facebook pages (libs, of course) so decided to google it and it seems it originated in a rag called the Cleveland Leader. People are sending this to Eric Holder for an investigation. Has there been any coverage of this in the MSM? If this were true, wouldn't it be headline news 24/7? I'm just curious if anyone has any reputable information on this subject.
  • Mitt Romneys invisible garbage man trashes him in union campaign spot

    10/02/2012 6:18:07 AM PDT · by smokingfrog · 60 replies ^ | 1 Oct 2012 | Twitchy staff
    At first, the new campaign video from the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees seems to be a dialed-back take on Priorities USAs infamous Mitt Romney gave my wife cancer spot. Really, though, aside from the victim still being alive, its essentially the same line of attack. Mitt Romneys garbage man, Richard Hayes, knows that his bodys going to break down from hauling Romneys trash each week, and Romney just doesnt care.
  • Obama's Anti-Romney Ad Shows American Flag in Trash Heap

    09/30/2012 11:13:11 PM PDT · by ExxonPatrolUs · 24 replies
    BarackObamaDotCom YouTube Channel ^ | 9/29/2012 | Obama Campaign
    Pause at 1 minute and 4 seconds. Not the flag waving LEFT of center, but the flag bunched up on the trash heap RIGHT of center. Both flags are equidistant from the center of the video.
  • Protesters to Romney supporters: 'How's it feel to back the loser?'

    09/28/2012 10:48:31 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 52 replies
    Current TV ^ | September 28, 2012 | Jo Piazza
    Protesters mocked attendees at a fundraiser for GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney on Friday morning at the swanky Union League in Philadelphia. The fundraiser was expected to raise more than $3.5 million for the candidate. As buttoned-up Romney supporters left the breakfast, protesters (who gathered prior to 8 a.m. with bagels, coffee and cheesesteaks) harangued them for wasting their money on a candidate that the polls say is losing. "How's it feel to back a loser?" one protestor yelled. The group, holding signs that said "Mitt 'Rob Me'" and "Lyin' Ryan," chanted: "Save your money, Obama's gonna win!" One Romney...
  • Juvenile Delinquent (5-second GIF)

    07/14/2012 9:41:53 AM PDT · by LibWhacker · 27 replies
  • Man ID'd After Being Crushed to Death in Dumpster (Local Reno Man Darwin Award Finalist!)

    06/14/2012 8:49:35 PM PDT · by Crapgame · 22 replies
    KOLOTV ^ | June 14, 2012 | KOLO Staff
    RENO, NV - Reno police have released the name of a man crushed to death after a chase downtown. Wednesday morning about 11, police were helping Municipal Court marshals, who were trying to stop a man with a warrant out for his arrest. The man was on a bicycle, but then dropped the bike and ran. Officers and marshals stopped the search when they couldn't find the man, but then a resident at the Truckee River Terrace Apartments reported finding a man in a trash compactor there. That's where police found 37-year-old Rodney Wright, the man marshals had been looking...
  • Obama's joke?

    06/07/2012 7:38:42 AM PDT · by blueyon · 72 replies
    Politico44 ^ | 6/7/2012 | BYRON TAU
    President Obama, in Los Angeles for a fundraiser, offered this observation on his wife's exercise routine, via the pool report: Michelle outdoes me in pushups as well, he said, after saying that shes taken some criticism on her technique because she doesnt go all the way down a line that he let hang, naughtily, provoking laughter.......
  • Misconduct scandal prompts L.A. schools to send 604 teacher discipline cases to state

    06/03/2012 5:24:49 PM PDT · by Libloather · 12 replies
    CNN ^ | 6/01/12 | Michael Martinez
    Misconduct scandal prompts L.A. schools to send 604 teacher discipline cases to stateBy Michael Martinez, CNN updated 6:19 AM EDT, Fri June 1, 2012 Los Angeles (CNN) -- In the wake of a teacher misconduct scandal, Los Angeles school officials have referred the discipline cases of 604 teachers from the past four years to state authorities to decide whether the teachers' licenses should also be revoked, a school spokesman said Thursday. Of the 604 cases in which teachers were fired or facing discipline, 60 teachers were accused of sexual misconduct with pupils on or off campus or with minors who...
  • Muslim Conservatives Mad About Lady Gaga (MEGA BARF!)

    05/17/2012 6:20:57 PM PDT · by Halfmanhalfamazing · 21 replies
    WSJDigitalNetwork ^ | May 9th | Deborah Kan
    First Christians in Korea, now Muslims in Indonesia: Lady Gaga's Asian tour is stirring up controversy. The WSJ's Deborah Kan speaks to reporter Eric Bellman.
  • Obama is hero of own movie (Epic Fail .. Flirting on The Edge of Inanity)

    03/16/2012 9:01:41 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 28 replies · 1+ views
    Yahoo ^ | 3/15/12 | Stephen Collinson - AFP
    Barack Obama turned up the intensity of his reelection bid, debuting a movie glorifying himself as a president who made "tough" decisions that dragged a traumatized nation out of crisis. The 17-minute film, soberly narrated by Tom Hanks, is packed with pensive still photos of Obama, and testimony to his toughness from backers like former president Bill Clinton, Vice President Joe Biden and top political aides. It opens with footage of Obama's euphoric victory rally in Chicago in 2008, recreating the hope and expectation of that campaign, but perhaps inadvertently pointing to the difficultly of recreating that heady moment in...

    02/13/2012 2:43:11 PM PST · by NYer · 49 replies
    Catholic League ^ | February 13, 2012 | Bill Donohue
    Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on what happened last night at the Grammys:Nicki Minaj, fresh off looking like a fool with Madonna at the Super Bowl, showed up last night on the red carpet at the Grammys with a guy dressed like the pope. This was just a prelude of what was to come.Minajs performance began on stage with a mock confessional skit. This was followed by a taped video depicting a mock exorcism. With stained glass in the background, she appeared on stage again with choir boys and monks dancing.Perhaps the most vulgar part was the sexual statement...
  • Ron Pauls Base

    01/03/2012 3:30:43 PM PST · by mnehring · 64 replies
    Frum's Forum ^ | David Frum
    Here’s another tragic misunderstanding of Ron Paul’s message of human freedom: Paul has just gained David Duke’s endorsement. This week, the former KKK Grand Wizard telephoned into the radio show hosted by Stormfront founder Don Black to announce his support, and the two men had the following conversation. Ron Paul was a hot topic this week on the talk radio show hosted by prominent white supremacist Don Black and his son Derek. Mr. Black said he received Mr. Paul’s controversial newsletters when they were first published about two decades ago and described how the publications were perceived by members of the white...
  • Trash Can Tickets In Queens

    12/20/2011 8:30:14 AM PST · by massmike · 18 replies · 3+ views ^ | 12/20/2011 | n/a
    A Queens man is very upset after trying to put his trash out for collection and ending up with a ticket. He, and others, are getting snared in an enforcement of a law that few people even know exists. The scrooge award goes to the New York City Sanitation Department for the $100 tickets. Raymond Janson says he received the $100 fine for putting his garbage cans at the curb 30 minutes early. It is legal to put out the trash cans the day before pick-up but the time of the day matters. City sanitation rules say the cans can...
  • Company's departure a sign state's business climate is in the trash

    12/19/2011 5:55:40 PM PST · by SmithL · 58 replies
    Sacramento Bee ^ | 12/19/11 | Ted Gaines
    An ugly scene in the California economy played out in our own backyard this week, as Waste Connections, Sacramento's most valuable company, announced that it is moving its corporate headquarters and the 100 jobs that go with it to a Houston suburb. Waste Connections was a shining star in local business, starting here 15 years ago as a one-man shop and growing into a 6,500-employee behemoth operating in 30 states. But CEO and founder Ron Mittelstaedt has finally had enough of California's hostile, complex, expensive business environment and decided to pull up his stakes and head to greener...
  • Raw Cookie Dough Linked to E. Coli Outbreak (in 2009 - don't panic)

    12/10/2011 12:31:43 PM PST · by nuconvert · 9 replies
    -excerpt- ... the culprit of a 2009 multi-state E. coli outbreak was none other than the ready-to-bake prepackaged cookie dough found in most grocery stores. At the time of the outbreak, 77 people from 30 states became ill from the bad batter. About half of those people got so sick they had to be hospitalized. After a thorough investigation, researchers at the Centers for Disease Control still have yet to fully pinpoint the ingredient in the cookie dough that caused the outbreak, but CDC study author Dr. Karen Neil said researchers believe the problem was in the flour. Raw flour...
  • Mass Burial Held For Over 1,600 LA County Residents

    12/07/2011 11:42:24 AM PST · by BenLurkin · 22 replies
    CBS) ^ | December 7, 2011 11:02 AM
    The remains of hundreds of Los Angeles County residents whose bodies were never claimed by family or friends were buried in a mass grave Wednesday. This holiday season many of us are reminded how fortunate we are to be surrounded by our loved ones, Supervisor Don Knabe said Tuesday, when he and his colleagues on the Board of Supervisors observed a moment of silence for the people being buried. Sadly, not everyone shares this blessing. He said the 1,639 people designated for the mass interment at the Los Angeles County Crematory and Cemetery are individuals that, for one reason or...
  • What question would you like to ask the Republican presidential candidates about income inequality?

    12/07/2011 10:15:23 AM PST · by Dr.Deth · 32 replies
    Yahoo ^ | 12/7/11 | Yahoo
    Here is your opportunity to ask the candidates your specific questions about income inequality. Let us know and we may include your question in the debate. Click to read Yahoo/ABC loaded question article
  • Occupy L.A.: 30 tons of debris left behind at City Hall tent city

    12/01/2011 2:00:40 PM PST · by greatdefender · 8 replies
    Sanitation officials said Wednesday that they expect to haul away 30 tons of debris from the Occupy L.A. encampment - everything from clothing to heaps of garbage to oddball curiosities left behind by the protesters who lived at the City Hall tent city for two months. Andrea Alarcon, president of the city Public Works board, said workers already have removed 25 tons of belongings from the City Hall park, all of it heading straight to a landfill. Sanitation crews also have vacuumed up about 3,000 gallons of water that had washed into a catch basin in recent days and are...
  • Russian anchor fired over middle finger - flipping the bird about U.S. President Barack Obama

    11/24/2011 1:29:39 PM PST · by JoeProBono · 63 replies · 1+ views
    upi ^ | Nov. 24, 2011
    MOSCOW, - A Russian TV station said it has dismissed a news anchor for flipping the bird while reading an item about U.S. President Barack Obama. REN TV said it dismissed anchor Tatiana Limanova after she made the obscene gesture while saying the president's name during a Nov. 14 story about the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation conference, RIA Novosti reported Thursday. However, officials with the TV station said Limanova's gesture was not aimed at Obama but rather at "editorial staff" colleagues who were attempting to distract her from off-camera. "This does not diminish her guilt and cannot be considered an...
  • Russian newsreader fired after Obama middle finger insult

    11/24/2011 9:44:56 AM PST · by bigbob · 35 replies
    The Telegraph ^ | 11-24-11 | Andrew Osborn
    A top Russian female newsreader who appeared to defiantly show US President Barack Obama her middle finger during a live newscast has been fired.
  • Grand jury doesn't indict man related to fatal Lake Corpus Christi shooting (TX)

    11/23/2011 7:57:46 PM PST · by marktwain · 4 replies ^ | 22 November, 2011 | Michelle Villarreal
    CORPUS CHRISTI A Live Oak County grand jury declined to indict a man related to a fatal shooting of a father and son in April near Lake Corpus Christi. Rick Hadley, 56, and William Everett Hadley, 30, of Corpus Christi were found dead April 22 by authorities in the 100 block of Lakepark Circle in south Live Oak County. Live Oak County Sheriff Larry R. Busby said the man and his son were shot with a handgun about 9:30 p.m. after they confronted and assaulted a 58-year-old man in his front yard. Busby said a grand jury decided to...
  • Trashing America: Litter Everywhere

    11/22/2011 7:13:25 AM PST · by IbJensen · 41 replies · 1+ views
    Right Side News ^ | 11/21/2011 | F. Wooldridge
    When the European settlers hit Plymouth Rock in 1620, North America presented newcomers with pristine wilderness, pure water, fresh air and endless top soil for growing food. Across America, anyone could drink from every lake, river or stream without fear of being poisoned. Not one speck of litter of any kind dotted what was to become the United States of America, Mexico and Canada. Today, in 2011, plastic, glass, rubber, chemicals, metal, paper, oil, gasoline and a growing number of contaminants cover North America. We Americans inject over 80,000 chemicals into the air, land and water 24/7. We toss our...
  • NASCAR Crowd Boos Michelle Obama

    11/20/2011 3:14:35 PM PST · by re_nortex · 217 replies
    Fox Nation ^ | November 20, 2011 | Fox Nation Staff
    First Lady Michelle Obama was booed in Florida today as she made the traditional "Gentlemen, start your engines!" call at the final NASCAR race of the season.
  • Illegals are trashing Americas border areas

    11/18/2011 7:28:58 PM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 25 replies
    Conservative Action Alerts ^ | November 18, 2011 | Ron Arnold
    I have learned to live with trash, said fifth-generation Arizona rancher Jim Chilton.He saw his once-beautiful ranch, just a few miles from the border with Mexico, is now dotted with clusters of crushed trees and cactus, whole hillsides have been turned into charred eyesores, years worth of his award-winning conservation projects obliterated and the whole thing is littered with trash, tons and tons of trash. And some of the trash was dead bodies. Chilton had the misfortune of settling in the path of what would become a dangerous drug- and human-smuggling route on the U.S.-Mexican border, parallel with the...
  • Occupy Encampment At UC Berkeley Torn Down (trash taken out with a bulldozer!)

    11/17/2011 10:45:03 AM PST · by Libloather · 20 replies · 1+ views
    KCRA ^ | 11/17/11
    Occupy Encampment At UC Berkeley Torn DownPOSTED: 7:38 am PST November 17, 2011 BERKELEY, Calif. -- Authorities have cleared an encampment set up by Occupy protesters on the campus of the University of California, Berkeley. Police in riot gear conducted a raid on the encampment around 3:30 a.m. Thursday, removing about 20 tents and arresting two protesters. Television footage showed a bulldozer moving into the area after the raid.
  • Occupy roundup: Rising costs and a surprise eviction - (27.8 TONS OF DEBRIS IN OAKLAND!)

    11/15/2011 6:44:29 AM PST · by yorkie · 49 replies
    CNN ^ | 11/15/11 | CNN wire staff
    What started as the Occupy Wall Street movement in New York in September has spread across major cities worldwide as a call to action against unequal distribution of wealth. Here is a roundup of some of the movement's recent developments
  • Sarah Palin accused of taking cocaine in new book

    09/14/2011 11:06:24 PM PDT · by Berlin_Freeper · 50 replies ^ | September 15 2011 | Nick Allen
    The allegations about the former Alaska Governor, who has been pursued by the tabloid press since running for the Vice Presidency in 2008, were originally published in the National Enquirer, which quoted publishing sources close to the book.