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  • Ann Coulter at CPAC: "Gays are natural conservatives"

    02/12/2011 1:52:43 PM PST · by icwhatudo · 183 replies
    CPAC | 2-12-11
    "You have culture telling gays to be liberal. The left is trying to coopt gays & I dont think we should let them" Where is that jump the shark icon?
  • Rifles, Bazookas, Avoidance of Weapon Imagery and "Civility"

    02/08/2011 8:18:06 AM PST · by Lazamataz · 17 replies
    Glen Beck radio, during news segment | Feb 8, 2011 | by Lazamataz
    I just heard this on the news segment between Glen Beck's broadcasts, so it is otherwise unsubstantiated and probably has minor transcription errors. However, a politician that I did not catch the name of, was talking about some proposal that Obama made. I do not remember what the proposal was. I only remember the violent weapons imagery and the subsequent lack of 'civility'. The pol was quoted stating "The President's proposal, it's not like a bazooka.... it's more precise and focused, more like a rifle." When I heard this, I immediately realized that the Demoncrats are almost taunting us. Sarah...
  • Just Spoke W/ Very Senior Ret. USAF Officer. Says USAF, NORAD, Etc. Have "No Clue" About Missile.

    11/09/2010 2:03:14 PM PST · by MindBender26 · 346 replies · 1+ views
    Friends and Fiends | Friends and Fiends
    Just spoke with old friend, very senior retired USAF general officer/pilot. Says his contacts, many of whom were his "boys," have no idea what Pacific missile is/was As I was calling him, he was calling me to run my old network traps to see if anyone at the network desks in NY or DC have any idea what this was! Data from video seems to be that it was large, ballistic, (not cruise) sub-launched. Course seemed to be trans-polar, so could have impacted in Arctic, Russian Far East, China, etc. Current guesses... and these are wild guesses (some from the...
  • U.S./Mexico Border, from someone who has "Been there..."

    06/15/2010 11:48:57 AM PDT · by cld51860 · 26 replies · 1,273+ views
    (This is from a pilot friend in Prescott, Az that was there last week, early June 2010, & what he saw first hand.....Very informative) Good Morning All: Last Thursday I was asked to fly Brady Beauchamp, a Republican candidate for US Congress (CD1 AZ) to Sierra Vista, AZ for a tour of the Arizona/Mexican border. I was invited to go on the tour and eagerly accepted. We spent 5 hours on the border fence. This tour was given by Border Patrol personnel at the "rubber meets the road" level, not higher headquarter staff or Public Information Officers level. There were...
  • Obama Supporter Leaves Him

    05/09/2010 9:51:33 PM PDT · by jonboy · 38 replies · 2,063+ views
    Comment on a story about the Gulf Oil Leak | 5-8-10 | unknown
    I gave a donation to the Sierra Club a few days ago. My heart is broken as it is ALREADY too late. The damage is done and can only get worse if they cannot cap this horrendous leak. I am placing the blame not only on BP but on an administration I supported through thick and thin. I was willing to overlook the many many disappointments the Democratic base has been handed so willingly by this administration, to us the ones who loved him. My heart is sick as to the damage NOT ONLY to our gorgeous ecosystem but to...
  • Navy blocks access to Fox News, but allows access to CNN and MSNBC

    04/16/2010 4:42:05 AM PDT · by NavVet · 37 replies · 2,467+ views
    N/A | 4/16/2010 | Me
    Two people I know just e-mailed me that when they went to check the headlines before starting work, "FOXNEWS.COM" had been blocked by the Navy Network administrators, but they could still access CNN and MSNBC. The following message was all that showed up on the screen when they tried to get to FOX News. "Access to this site has been denied in accordance with Navy policy to safeguard the security posture and/or to maintain the operational integrity of the NMCI."
  • BackBone!

    03/10/2010 1:24:15 PM PST · by Gulf War One · 9 replies · 559+ views
    In Letter to Reid, 41 Republican Senators Commit to Rejecting All Byrd Rule Violations ‘The Byrd Rule, as you know, was created by Senator Byrd to ensure that reconciliation bills were not used to enact policy changes, the primary purpose of which is not specifically related to the federal budget. As it takes 60 votes to waive the Byrd Rule, we can ensure that any provision that trips the Byrd Rule will be stripped from the bill, which will require that the bill be sent back to the House for further consideration and additional votes’ WASHINGTON, DC – The Senate...
  • Many more banks closing than are being reported (small banks)

    11/24/2009 5:06:40 AM PST · by MeneMeneTekelUpharsin · 11 replies · 695+ views
    Bank e-mails | 24 November 2009 | mene mene tekel upharsin
    Many more small banks in several states are being closed than is being reported. The media is NOT reporting on the small banks being closed due to insolvency, only the big ones. Can't get the e-mail information since the bank which is reporting this information to its employees has closed the system and the e-mails can NOT be forwarded or printed.
  • Are Palin Book buyers getting short changes

    11/21/2009 11:27:41 AM PST · by jimjohn2458 · 82 replies · 3,019+ views
    11/21/2009 | jimjohn2458
    Just like in Columbus, Rochester NY fans waiting all night for Sarah Palin found out there were only 500 wristbands avaiable, instead of the 1000 promised.
  • Vietnam (Fact vs Fiction)

    11/20/2009 5:48:49 PM PST · by jongaltsr · 96 replies · 2,390+ views
    Capt. Marshal Hanson, U.S.N.R (Ret.) Capt. Scott Beaton, Statistical Source Vietnam War Facts: Facts | unknown | Please give all credit and research to: Capt. Marshal Hanson, U.S.N.R (Ret.) Capt. Scott Beaton, Sta
    Subject: Vietnam Facts vs Fiction FYI, We do not live in Viet Nam, Viet Nam lives in us. Vietnam Facts vs Fiction. I found this article very interesting. The most notable fact is that 2.7 million Americans actually served in the Vietnam Theater of war. In the last census nearly 14 million Americans claimed they served in Vietnam . Four out of five are lying. I wonder why. Vietnam Facts vs Fiction For over 30 years I..like many Vietnam veterans..seldom spoke of Vietnam , except with other veterans, when training soldiers, and in public speeches. These past five years I...
  • “Tragedy at Ft Hood” (This needs EXPOSURE)

    11/19/2009 12:44:12 PM PST · by ladyL · 21 replies · 1,622+ views
    The Fillmore Gazette ^ | November 16th, 2009 | Ret Lt Col Allen West
    Statement from Ret Lt Col Allen West The following is a statement released by Retired Lt. Col. Allen West Thank you for your service Colonel West. This past Thursday 13 American Soldiers were killed and another 30 wounded at a horrific mass shooting at US Army installation, Ft Hood Texas. As I watched in horror and then anger I recalled my two years of final service in the Army as a Battalion Commander at Ft Hood, 2002-2004. My wife and two daughters were stunned at the incident having lived on the post in family housing. A military installation, whether it...
  • Friends of Carrie Prejean to the Left; You don’t get to do that

    11/15/2009 3:08:58 PM PST · by Bowtie52 · 66 replies · 2,998+ views
    11/13.09 | unknown
    The tactics of the Left are predictable and to date, they win the battle of the media more often than common sense. Recently, offering up Ms. Pregean as a target has provided the Left with no end of lively entertainment. It sounds a little like this; Ms. Prejean has publicly said “no” to homosexual marriage yet there seems to be pictures and film, from her past, that makes her a hypocrite. Conservatives either bow their head as though they lost another round or ignore the “tempest in a teapot” as it offers little interest to them. Isn’t everyone a little...
  • Maxine Waters Says "Bricks will fly" (If we don't get the Public Option.)

    10/08/2009 5:03:35 AM PDT · by Moby Grape · 151 replies · 4,248+ views
    CNN Transcript ^ | (Updated w/ CNN Link)
    Last night on some cable program (can't recall the name of the program), Maxine Waters stated that if "we don't get the Public Option, BRICKS ARE GOING TO FLY"
  • Only 10% unemployement right now, just wait....

    08/25/2009 3:26:21 AM PDT · by FreeAtlanta · 13 replies · 1,695+ views
    email | unknown
    While we are distracted with the Healthcare legislation, the house has passed another huge bill that most again didn’t read. This bill will cause the closing of stores – large ones like Publix and Wal*mart and small mom and pop stores across the land. It will cause the closing of other businesses and it will break America as we know and love it. What will be the upper limit to the unemployment? In the “Great Depression” it was around 25%. I think through thoughtless, ignorant however well meaning laws, our national “leadership” is going to break that record. Get ready...
  • The Last of The Kennedy Dynasty

    08/22/2009 6:00:29 AM PDT · by IbJensen · 36 replies · 3,100+ views
    email | Received 8/22/2009 | Unknown
    As soon as his cancer was detected, I noticed the immediate attempt at the “canonization” of old Teddy Kennedy by the mainstream media. They are saying what a "great American" he is. I say, let's get a couple things clear and not twist the facts to change the real history: 1. He was caught cheating at Harvard when he attended it. He was expelled twice, once for cheating on a test, and once for paying a classmate to cheat for him. 2. While expelled, Kennedy enlisted in the Army, but mistakenly signed up for four years instead of two. Oops!...
  • The Gathering Storm (vanity)

    08/05/2009 10:37:05 PM PDT · by Islander7 · 24 replies · 2,267+ views
    Email ^ | Aug 5, 2009 | Unknown
    I received this in an email. I don't necessarily endorse all that said here, but there is food for thought. ------------------- Friends, When the storm finally hits (and it will), those of you who supported the Obama administration will be affected as well. It won’t just be us gun owners or Flat Taxers, or Pro-Lifers that get hit. You’ll be right there next to us. You see, you all thought the Conservatives were nut cases. You know, all of us who believe in God, small government, the Second Amendment, etc. And you thought you could just go back to sleep...
  • Dear Mr. Obama (awesome letter)......

    04/20/2009 8:41:42 AM PDT · by Gopher Broke · 46 replies · 2,889+ views
    April 20, 2009 The President of the United States 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Washington, DC 20500 Dear Mr. President, You don't speak for me. When you go to Europe and say that Americans are "arrogant, dismissive and derisive" of our allies, you don't speak for me. When you pander to foreign leaders, presuming to speak on behalf of all Americans, apologizing for the actions of President Bush, you don't speak for me. When you desperately try to surrender to the French and the Germans, the Russians and the Saudis, and even our great friends in the U.K., just for the...
  • Does CNN's Christiane Amanpour deserve the Lowell Thomas Award?

    03/14/2009 6:47:13 AM PDT · by Ravnagora · 44 replies · 1,727+ views
    March 12, 2009 | Stella L. Jatras
    Thursday, March 12, 2009 Dear Mr. Massie, My husband and I met Lowell Thomas in 1980 when my husband was the Senior Air Attaché in Moscow. Lowell Thomas had been invited by our then U.S. Ambassador Thomas Watson, Jr. (IBM). At the time, Lowell Thomas was 88 years old and got up from his sick bed to speak to us at the Ambassador's residence. He was wearing a brocade Chinese jacket that he had acquired during his early years in China. I don't have to tell you that Lowell Thomas had interviewed Lawrence of Arabia, in Arabia - having coined...
  • Last night, I addressed a joint session of Congress for the first time...(Barfapoolooza)

    02/25/2009 2:44:49 PM PST · by jessduntno · 12 replies · 636+ views
    Today | B. Hussein Obama
    Friend -- Last night, I addressed a joint session of Congress for the first time. To confront the serious economic challenges our nation faces, I called for a new era of responsibility and cooperation. We need to look beyond short term political calculations and make vital investments in health care, energy, and education that will make America stronger and more prosperous well into the future. Watch a few highlights from my address and share it with your friends now: A little more than a month into my administration, we've already taken bold steps to address our urgent economic problems. Through...
  • An American businessman's letter to Obama

    10/25/2008 5:06:19 AM PDT · by tnye · 57 replies · 36,126+ views
    Mr. Obama, Given the uproar about the simple question asked you by Joe the plumber, and the persecution that has been heaped on him because he dared to question you, I find myself motivated to say a few things to you myself. While Joe aspires to start a business someday, I already have started not one, but 4 businesses. But first, let me introduce myself. You can call me "Cory the well driller". I am a 54 year old high school graduate. I didn't go to college like you, I was too ready to go "conquer the world" when I...
  • A Red Flag for the Secret Service?

    10/08/2008 11:08:32 AM PDT · by steve-b · 41 replies · 2,566+ views
    The (DC) Examiner | 10/7/08 | Tony Campbell
    A disturbing trend may be on the rise at Republican rallies. It is one thing to state that your opponent may have character issues or may not be the best choice to serve as President of the United States. It is something else entirely to stoke a fire that may incite violence against a sitting United States Senator who is the other party's nominee for President. Today, in a rally in Clearwater, FL., at a speech given by Governor Palin a man reportedly said "Kill Him" in reference to Barack Obama. We have a little less than a month to...
  • Soldiers Opinion

    10/07/2008 7:41:49 PM PDT · by browneyedangel · 10 replies · 1,107+ views
    From a Soldier Serving in Afghanistan Hello everyone, As you know I am not a very political person. I just wanted to pass along that Senator Obama came to Bagram, Afghanistan for about an hour on his visit to "The War Zone." I wanted to share with you what happened. He got off the plane and got into a bullet proof vehicle, got to the area to meet with the Major General (2 Star) who is the commander here at Bagram, As the Soldiers were lined up to shake his hand he blew them off and didn't say a word...
  • (Hungarian Aid ) Plane forced to land in Iran

    10/07/2008 6:15:17 AM PDT · by tomnbeverly · 280 replies · 12,591+ views
  • Anonther Obama advisor waist deep in the Sub Prime mess and she is still Obama advisor!! Read Letter

    10/02/2008 9:16:59 AM PDT · by 54skylark · 25 replies · 1,375+ views
    We are all now focused on Obama's financial industry bedfellows, who are running his campaign. Here is a story that the main street media (aka Obama protective press) will not cover. His national chairperson, senior advisor on economic issues, and close personal friend rumored for a cabinet post or senior advisor in an Obama White House is Penny Pritzker. • Penny Pritzker through her development of Superior Bank utilizing accounting firm of Ernst & Young and close personal business relationship with Merrill Lynch developed and pioneered the securitization of sub-prime/predatory loans. Using Pritzker reputation convinced rating agencies to give junk...
  • Metro State in Denver closing so Teacher's Can Volunteer at Convention!

    08/22/2008 12:02:17 PM PDT · by Hildy · 36 replies · 245+ views
    friend | August 22, 2008 | Hildy
    My friend just called me to tell me how outraged she is that her daughter's school, Metropolitan State College of Denver, a PUBLIC institution, is shutting down for two weeks so the Teachers can volunteer at the Convention. Does this sound right to you guys? She said her daughter wants to know if she gets two weeks tuition back.
  • List of Gasoline Companies who DO NOT import oil from the Middle East

    04/09/2008 2:08:56 PM PDT · by Dallas · 98 replies · 2,576+ views
    Department of Energy
    WHERE TO BUY YOUR USA-GAS, THIS IS VERY IMPORTANT TO KNOW. READ ON-- Every time you fill up the car, you can avoid putting more money into the coffers of Saudi Arabia Just buy from gas companies that don't import their oil from the Saudis. These companies import Middle Eastern oil: Shell...........................205,742,000 barrels Chevron/Texaco.........144,332,000 barrels Exxon /Mobil...............130,082,000 barrels Marathon/Speedway...117,740,000 barrels Amoco..........................62,231,000 barrelsCitgo Gas comes from South America, from a Dictator who hates Americans.Do the math at $30/barrel, these imports amount to over $18 BILLION! (Oil is now $100-$110 a barrel)Here are some large companies that DO NOT import Middle Eastern...
  • 545 People

    03/31/2008 8:05:54 AM PDT · by Dick Bachert · 19 replies · 899+ views
    Unknown ^ | Unknown | Charley Reese
    545 People By Charlie Reese -- Politicians are the only people in the world who create problems and then campaign against them. Have you ever wondered why, if both the Democrats and the Republicans are against deficits, we have deficits? Have you ever wondered why, if all the politicians are against inflation and high taxes, we have inflation and high taxes? You and I don't propose a federal budget. The president does. You and I don't have the Constitutional authority to vote on appropriations. The House of Representatives does. You and I don't write the tax code, Congress does. You...

    01/07/2008 9:33:00 AM PST · by NativeNewYorker · 75 replies · 276+ views
    deutsche presse via email, no url | 1/7/8
    Dusseldorf (dpa) - German police are hunting a housewife on murder charges after she allegedly told her children she had flushed their father down the toilet. The man, a taxi-driver, vanished three weeks ago. Police in the western city of Dusseldorf believe the wife, 52, chopped him up and disposed of 100 kilograms of body parts in garbage bins and down the toilet. The Muslim couple hated one another. After her adult children asked where he was, she replied: ``You'll never find him. I've put him down the loo.'' Neighbours said the toilet had been flushed constantly on the night...
  • Terrorist Forums Calling For the Assassination of President Bush During his MidEast Visit

    01/05/2008 7:57:03 PM PST · by jveritas · 152 replies · 933+ views
    January 5 2008 | jveritas
    In the last few days there were multiple threads on terrorist forums calling for the assassination of President Bush during his coming visit to the Middle East. They are calling for suicide bombers and others to act and kill the President. Most probably those are all empty threats but the terrorist rhetoric on these forums is very dangerous and may be some terrorist who wants to prove himself for his brethren on these terrorists forums may try to commit violent act including the attempt to assassinate President Bush. The danger of these terrorist forums is so great and there must...
  • Turkey - Turkish army confirms that bombed targets Kurds in Iraq

    12/15/2007 11:23:22 PM PST · by HAL9000 · 12 replies · 219+ views
    AFP via translation | December 17, 2007
    via translation - The Turkish army confirms that bombed targets Kurds in Iraq ANKARA - Turkish fighter aircraft bombed during the night from Saturday to Sunday Kurdish targets in northern Iraq, has confirmed the Turkish army in a news release on its website. The air raids were aimed "Zap regions, Hakurk and Avasin, and the massive Qandil," which serves as a hangout for Kurdish rebel PKK (Kurdistan Workers Party), said the General Staff of the Turkish army in its press release. The shelling began to local 01H00 (23H00 GMT) and all aircraft returned to their base in local 04H15 (02H15...
  • War With Iran -- Is America Ready?

    09/23/2007 5:53:16 PM PDT · by CWW · 218 replies · 1,284+ views
    Self and Others | 09-23-07 | cww
    Recently I have had conversations with several intelligence/counter-insurgent military experts regarding potential war with Iran. The response is always the same -- You have no idea how bad Iran wants the U.S. to throw them into that briar patch. They tell me that there are no good options; just less bad ones. Iran, like Osama Bin Laden, wants this holy war! Apparently, Iran has been flooding Hezbollah spies into Mexico and other U.S. border areas, and they are armed with stinger missles prepared to shoot down U.S. planes if we attack Iran. This, they say, would be just the first...
  • Not Our Kind of People

    02/09/2007 11:45:59 AM PST · by bondjamesbond · 123 replies · 2,895+ views
    National Review Online ^ | 2/9/07 | Mark Krikorian
    According to a congressman's wife who attended a Republican women's luncheon yesterday, Karl Rove explained the rationale behind the president's amnesty/open-borders proposal this way: "I don't want my 17-year-old son to have to pick tomatoes or make beds in Las Vegas." There should be no need to explain why this is an obscene statement coming from a leader in the party that promotes the virtues of hard work, thrift, and sobriety, a party whose demi-god actually split fence rails as a young man, a party where "respectable Republican cloth coat" once actually meant something. But it does seem to be...
  • Giuliani looks strong in Iowa

    08/27/2006 11:26:15 AM PDT · by Saint Louis · 195 replies · 1,726+ views
    Newsmax | saint louis
    1. Giuliani Leads McCain in Iowa Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani has pulled well ahead of Sen. John McCain among Iowa Republicans likely to take part in the state’s early caucuses, a new poll reveals. In the survey by Victory Enterprises, Giuliani received support from 30 percent of Republicans expecting to attend the 2008 caucuses, which are scheduled to launch the 2008 Republican presidential nominating cycle. McCain was second at 17.3 percent. A similar Victory Enterprises survey a year ago had Giuliani and the senator from Arizona tied at 21.7 percent. Giuliani is viewed as favorable by two-thirds...
  • Fort Hood facing uncertain future (Largest military base barely made its utility payments!!)

    06/06/2006 10:34:13 AM PDT · by nckerr · 9 replies · 913+ views
    Killeen Daily Herald ^ | Debbie Stevenson
    A financial storm hit the Army and its largest post last month, with many programs still headed to a dry well at the end of June if Congress doesn't come up with a few more greenbacks and pass an emergency spending bill to cover the war zones in Iraq and Afghanistan. Army Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Richard Cody blamed the military's budget woes on Congress' failure so far to pass a $92.2 billion supplemental request by the Bush administratioAdvertisement n to pay for the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan as he announced a four-step plan to curtail spending in...
  • Laura Ingraham tells Bush, “No, You tone it down” tonight on her radio show

    07/05/2005 9:37:54 PM PDT · by Brian_Baldwin · 280 replies · 13,196+ views
    Tone what down, Mr. Bush? Who are you talking to? To conservatives? I think he is. And I think Laura Ingraham, thinks he is, too. And, proud of God Knows What, he slighted the conservatives who are suppose to sit around and watch their hair turn white as year after year after year after year betrayal, and now having given so much to put the Republicans and the Bush family BACK in power, who believed the oath Bush gave to church leaders, to conservative leaders, in back door meetings, when lots of money exchanged hands, and money from common people...
  • School Principal destroys letters from soldiers in Iraq

    01/30/2005 1:36:34 AM PST · by fire_eye · 66 replies · 2,789+ views
    "Handel on the Law" radio program | 1/30/05
    I heard this at 6:25 PM yesterday (Saturday), on Handel's show. I'm not sure whether or not it was a replay. A female schoolteacher called in to find out if she had any legal recourse against her female school principal. The teacher, who was upset nearly to the point of tears, related the following: She had invited a veteran to speak to her class, and she had asked the children to write letters to soldiers in Iraq. The principal had approved of all of this. Subsequently, a miserable insect of a parent complained, and the principal then called the teacher...