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  • Who Said The Obamas Don't Relate To Middle America? (pic)

    05/05/2012 11:13:33 AM PDT · by The Looking Spoon · 6 replies
    The Looking Spoon ^ | 5-4-12 | The Looking Spoon
  • Obama’s Slush Fund Saves a Job

    05/04/2012 4:42:40 AM PDT · by Cybercorrespondent · 14 replies
    Cybercorrespondent's blog ^ | 5-3-2010 | Cybercorrespondent
    After an 8 -11 start (2-5) in the Pac 10 conference, Mr. Bob DeCarolis, who’s the Athletic Director of Oregon State University, was considering weather to fire their Basketball Coach Craig Robinson. When word reached the Undersecretary of Education Martha Kanter in Washington, $17 million of stimulus money was immediately dispatched to the University to save Basketball Coach Craig Robinson’s job. Thanks to Obama’s slush fund, Coach Craig Robinson’s job was saved. For those of you unfamiliar with Coach Robinson, he just so happens to be the brother in law of none other than our country's beloved President Obama, the...
  • Russia Today's rape apologia for Ched Evans reflects the country's attitude

    05/03/2012 1:15:54 AM PDT · by cunning_fish · 1 replies
    The Guardian ^ | May 5, 2012 | Miriam Elder
    When Sheffield United footballer Ched Evans was sentenced to five years in jail last month for raping a 19-year-old woman, the backlash was immediate. Fellow footballers called the victim a "slag". Online commenters spewed vile hatespeak, accusing her of asking for it. Who can we now add to that list? The Kremlin's English-language propaganda channel, Russia Today. "Life sucks in a bad way if you happen to live in Britain," begins a column published on the channel's website in the wake of the Evans verdict. "Disclaimer: Only if you are a man of virile age. Being rich and hot-looking makes...
  • A Hit To Carry Reciprocity In The Southwest (NM)

    05/02/2012 6:57:25 AM PDT · by marktwain · 10 replies
    No Lawyers - Only Guns and Money ^ | 1 May, 2012 | John Richardson
    The State of New Mexico has stopped honoring carry permits from 13 other states in the last two weeks according to a report on I don't see much good that will come of this especially for the residents of the Land of Enchantment. Notice: New Mexico has stopped honoring 13 other states Permit/Licenses in the last Couple weeks. Many of those states will stop honoring a New Mexico Permit/License. If you are a New Mexico Permit holder advises you to call ahead to make sure your New Mexico Permit is honored. Below is the list of states that...
  • Bin Laden Rehash Exposes Its True Political Plans

    05/02/2012 2:22:44 AM PDT · by Making_Sense [Rob W. Case] · 3 replies
    MSMB ^ | May 2, 2012 | Rob W. Case
    If the entertainment industry has taught me anything, it’s that no film or popular TV program is as popular the second time as it was in its first-run release. In other words, there is nothing new in a re-run. Please bear with me on this. Let’s take the recent re-release of Star Wars Episode 1 for example. In 1999, when the film was first released, it caused a lot of excitement, fanfare, and marketing campaigns that re-energized the Star Wars franchise. In 2012, when the film was re-released under the 3-D format, the urge to see it under a new...
  • Tech Vanity: Anyone head of UNIX "VI" (NOT the editor, but a very modern version of that OS)?

    05/01/2012 10:45:24 AM PDT · by HiTech RedNeck · 29 replies
    May 1, 2012 | HiTech RedNeck
    I've been interviewing with some tech firms and one of them wanted to know how versed I was with "UNIX VI." Well I said I knew vi like the back of my hand, but no they seem to mean a modern version of the OS! Help??? Wikipedia, which usually keeps up quite well with technology developments, was of no use, nor was Googling. I don't see any "UNIX VI" on any UNIX lineage chart. Yes there was a Unix version 6 but that is an ancient thing. If there was a follow on to System V maybe it would be...
  • Last-Minute May Day Checklist (Workers of the World, Unite!)

    05/01/2012 12:57:18 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 9 replies
    OccupyWallStreet ^ | April 30, 2012
    This May Day, hundreds of thousands of workers, immigrants, students, retirees, and unemployed people across the U.S. and around world will take to the streets, many for the first time. (If you are in NYC, check here for a schedule for the full day!) For folks new to protest (and of course, everyone else) we've thrown together a last-minute May Day Checklist: What To Bring (1) An affinity group: An affinity group is a group of people you know and trust. Before going to the demo, bring together a group of 2 or more friends and discuss your plans for...
  • The Obama Bounce Test

    04/30/2012 5:52:09 PM PDT · by The Looking Spoon · 12 replies
    The Looking Spoon ^ | 4-30-12 | The Looking Spoon
    I received a tip from someone about how checks can be purchased online with the Obama design on them. He thought I could do something with it... At first I thought I would make a graphic spoofing it, but then I thought of something that was more unusual, and potentially more fun. It's an interactive Flash graphic (my first one, hopefully not the last). So I can't post here, I can only put it put it up at the original post (here.)
  • National Responder Support Camp (NRSC)

    04/27/2012 11:09:51 PM PDT · by Pride_of_the_Bluegrass · 4 replies
    Fed Biz Opps ^ | Da Gubberment!
    National Responder Support Camp (NRSC) Solicitation Number: HSFE70-12-R-0033
  • Hitler Finds out Newt Gingrich is Suspending his Campaign

    04/27/2012 12:53:01 AM PDT · by JediJones · 10 replies
    YouTube ^ | 4/27/2012 | JediJones
    Find out if Hitler takes the news well or not.
  • (LMAO ... Cindy Sheehan vs. the I.R.S) Peace has a day in Court

    04/26/2012 9:54:03 PM PDT · by DogByte6RER · 17 replies
    Cindy Sheehan's Soapbox ^ | Saturday, April 21, 2012 | Cindy Sheehan
    Peace has a day in Court For those of you who know me and have been following my story, you know that part of my resistance to the US Empire is my refusal to pay income taxes. This morning (April 19th), a new episode unfolded in my ongoing struggle with the IRS and the Empire the agency is nestled in. I was subpoenaed to appear in the 9th Circuit court of the US Federal Court system in Sacramento, California—my state’s capitol. For background, I have had two meetings with the IRS agent assigned to my case where I expressed to...
  • A Sign The Obama's Are On TV Too Much

    04/26/2012 5:34:11 PM PDT · by The Looking Spoon · 3 replies
    The Looking Spoon ^ | 4-26-12 | The Looking Spoon
  • Biden Loves Riding His Bike

    04/25/2012 12:47:37 PM PDT · by The Looking Spoon · 1 replies
    The Looking Spoon ^ | 4-25-12 | The Looking Spoon
  • Why French socialists love Barack Obama

    04/24/2012 11:25:44 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 9 replies
    Daily Telegraph (UK) ^ | April 24th, 2012 | Nile Gardiner
    I’ve often described Barack Obama as a European-style politician. He has the kind of big government mindset that would fit comfortably in Brussels or Paris. If he had been born in Provence instead of Hawaii, I’m sure he would have gravitated to the Elysée Palace or challenged Herman Van Rompuy for the presidency of the European Council. He has been the most Eurofederalist of American presidents, actively backing the European Project—to the extent that his vice president, Joe Biden, even declared Brussels to be “the capital of the free world”.It is not hard to see why François Hollande, the Socialist...
  • Real Barbie girl

    04/23/2012 7:42:40 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 42 replies
    The Islamabad Nation ^ | April 24, 2012
    MOST little girls grow up playing with Barbie dolls. Some even want to look like them. One 21-year-old has become one, or so she says. Valeria Lukyanova has become an internet sensation in her home country of Russia, claiming on her blog to be the most famed woman on the Russian-language internet. Her doll-like features, long blonde hair and ‘perfect’ body make her look like a real life Barbie. In fact, with her tiny waist, she bears such a resemblance to the famed plastic doll that cynical web users have been speculating about whether or not she is real. In...
  • How Pelosi Could Infringe On Gingrich Energy Slogan

    04/23/2012 4:15:34 PM PDT · by The Looking Spoon · 8 replies
    The Looking Spoon ^ | 4-23-12 | The Looking Spoon
    Fair warning, not for the feint of heart...
  • A Not So Distant Cousin Of The Black Panthers (pic)

    04/23/2012 10:35:10 AM PDT · by The Looking Spoon · 1 replies
    The Looking Spoon ^ | 4-23-12 | The Looking Spoon
  • “Trayvon is looking down on us and saying, ‘Thank You’”

    04/22/2012 6:55:52 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 35 replies
    The Milwaukee Courier ^ | April 22, 2012 | Freddie Allen
    WASHINGTON (NNPA) – It was a telephone call that Tracy Martin, father of the 17-year-old African-American killed in Sanford, Fla. by neighborhood watch captain George Zimmerman, worried that he would never receive. Forty-five days after an unarmed Trayvon Martin had been killed while walking back to a home he was visiting after purchasing a bag of Skittles and a can of Arizona iced tea, Special Prosecutor Angela Corey called to notify Trayvon’s parents that Zimmerman had finally been arrested and charged with second-degree murder. “I was very emotional when I got the call from Ms. Corey,” Tracy Martin recounted. “I...
  • Hitler Finds Out Romney is the Republican Nominee

    04/21/2012 3:09:16 PM PDT · by Secret Agent Man · 18 replies
    youtube ^ | Last Few days | Don't Know
    Pretty good, overall. Wasted too much time on the underwear. Love the last line. If you click the source url above, you should get there.
  • Obama risks life, runs into a burning home because there were dogs inside...

    04/21/2012 8:11:58 AM PDT · by Behind Liberal Lines · 17 replies
    ...and he was craving barbeque.