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  • AIR FORCE: CHRISTIANS' RELIGIOUS SPEECH NOT LEGALLY PROTECTED RIGHT

    03/16/2014 7:01:44 PM PDT · by ilovesarah2012 · 64 replies
    breitbart.com ^ | March 16, 2014 | KEN KLUKOWSKI
    Christians in the U.S. military are being told they must forfeit their First Amendment rights. Bible verses are being erased from cadets’ personal dorm-room white boards, and military lawyers claim that legal protections for religion only pertain to matters such as clothing and growing beards but do not extend to any religious expression such as talking about one's faith or posting a Bible verse. Last year Breitbart News broke the story of a campaign by anti-Christian extremists to suppress traditional Christian expression within the U.S. military. There were conflicting stories regarding the possible court martial of service members who share...
  • "Most Wanted" Felon Googles Himself, Sees His Photo,Then Surrenders

    03/15/2014 2:50:20 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 13 replies
    NBC Bay Area ^ | Saturday, Mar 15, 2014
    Be careful when you Google yourself, Bay Area authorities are warning. In the case of Christopher Viatafa, who Googled himself and found his photo on Northern California’s Most Wanted website, he turned himself in to police. Viatafa – who has a pretty unique last name – was wanted by the San Leandro Police Department for his involvement in a shooting. On August 8, 2013, Vaitafa attended a private party at the San Leandro Senior Center located at 13909 East 14th Street. Police said he started arguing with some people at the party, pulled out a semi-automatic handgun and fired a...
  • Doomed (FL370) Airliner Pilot Was Political Fanatic

    03/15/2014 6:11:45 PM PDT · by gandalftb · 69 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 15 March 2014 | SIMON PARRY
    Captain Zaharie Ahmad Shah was an ‘obsessive’ supporter of Malaysia’s opposition leader, Anwar Ibrahim. And hours before the doomed flight left Kuala Lumpur, Shah attended a controversial trial in which Ibrahim was jailed for five years. It was against this background that, seven hours later, he took control of a Boeing 777-200 bound for Beijing and carrying 238 passengers and crew. But this newspaper can reveal that investigators had already spent much of last week examining two laptops removed from Shah’s home. One laptop taken away is thought to contain data from the flight simulator while a second contained little...
  • BREAKING: ATF Raids Ares Armor In Direct Violation of Court Issued Restraining Order

    03/15/2014 7:21:44 PM PDT · by South40 · 68 replies
    Gunssavelives.net ^ | MARCH 15 2014 | Dan Cannon
    We’ve always said that a restraining order is just a piece of paper. Usually we’re referring to defensive gun uses when we say that. However, in this case we have the government violating a restraining order issued by… the government. As we reported earlier this week, the ATF has demanded that Ares Armor, along with some other vendors, turn over their customer records in relation to an 80% lower that may have actually been a firearm under law. Ares agreed to stop selling the product in question as well as turn over their stock to the ATF, however they refused...
  • Dystopia - Oakland Residents Upset Over Lockpicking Workshop Promoted in Oakland Mayor's Newsletter

    03/04/2013 7:23:24 PM PST · by DogByte6RER · 12 replies
    ABC 30 ^ | Wednesday, February 27, 2013 | KFSN-TV Fresno, CA
    Oakland Residents Upset Over Lockpicking Workshop OAKLAND, Calif. -- City leaders in Oakland have been getting some angry e-mails lately from some of the people they serve. Mayor Jean Quan is the major target after her newsletter appears to promote a class designed to teach people how to pick a lock. In a city with a crime problem, it's easy to see why they're not happy. The name of the class appears among 40 others in the catalog for the upcoming "Workshop Weekend" in Oakland, right alongside things like "robot building." It's a 3-hour class called "Introduction to Lockpicking" and...
  • NO, REALLY: GOVT WARNS OF 'ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE'

    09/07/2012 6:33:11 AM PDT · by Kartographer · 98 replies
    AP ^ | Sep 6, 5:58 PM EDT | ALICIA A. CALDWELL
    "The zombies are coming!" the Homeland Security Department says. Tongue firmly in cheek, the government urged citizens Thursday to prepare for a zombie apocalypse, part of a public health campaign to encourage better preparation for genuine disasters and emergencies. The theory: If you're prepared for a zombie attack, the same preparations will help during a hurricane, pandemic, earthquake or terrorist attack.
  • Do You Know What a ‘Pansexual’ Is? A TX State Rep. Just Came Out as One

    08/13/2012 12:58:04 PM PDT · by TexasCajun · 161 replies
    TheBlaze.com ^ | August 13, 2012 | Erica Ritz
    Democrat Mary Gonzalez was the first lesbian to openly serve in the Texas House of Representatives, and now she’s becoming the first “pansexual,” too. “During the campaign if I had identified as pansexual, I would have overwhelmed everyone…Now that I’m out of the campaign, I’m completely much more able to define it,” she explained So what, exactly, is a “pansexual”? And how is it different from “bisexual”?
  • gay hipsters harassing an old black man reading a Bible

    08/05/2012 2:17:20 PM PDT · by moneyrunner · 13 replies
    The Virginian ^ | 8/5/2012 | Moneyrunner
    [check link for the video] These are the people the mainstream media are rooting for. The man reading the Bible, I am sure, relates to Dan Cathy. Via Ann Sorock at Legal Insurrection A good question for these times, are these homosexuals racist? Speaking truth to power? Note the "accusation" written in chalk on the sidewalk telling us he's really gay; are they saying that there's something wrong with that? If I were into conspiracy theories I would suspect that Chick-fil-A hired a bunch of actors to stage this little play as a way of discrediting the same sex marriage...
  • Coming Soon to a Law Book Near You: Arrest and Incarceration for Anti-gay “Hate Speech”

    08/04/2012 2:15:50 PM PDT · by InHisService · 42 replies
    Consequential Commentary ^ | 8-4-2012 | Mary C. Kirchhoff
    Picture this: an eleven-year-old child attends a public school. One day at school, her teacher overhears her talking to a friend. The child is telling her friend that her mom believes marriage should be between a man and a woman. Because of laws now in place, the teacher must get the principal, and the child is taken to the office. The mother is tracked down at her job and arrested. The child’s father is away on business and cannot get back immediately; there is no one around to take care of the young girl, so the child is put in...
  • UCLA establishes nation’s first university exclusively for illegal aliens

    08/03/2012 10:55:29 AM PDT · by oliverdarcy · 14 replies
    Professors from the the University of California – Los Angeles (UCLA) have launched an online university exclusively for the use of illegal aliens.The school, dubbed “National Dream University (NDU),” will feature a faculty of illegal immigrants and will cater to students who qualify for an education under California’s DREAM Act. “This is the first national program specifically geared toward DREAM Act students,” Kent Wong, director of UCLA’s Labor College, told LA Weekly on Wednesday. “It’s not easy for DREAM Act students to attend college.”
  • Olympics: Torch bearer kisses his boyfriend as spectators cheer

    07/27/2012 10:52:35 AM PDT · by scottjewell · 180 replies
    LGBTQNation ^ | July 27 2012 | Ken Williams
    LONDON – A gay man carrying the Olympic torch today on the streets of London was cheered by spectators when he kissed his boyfriend during his stretch of carrying the device that will light the giant Olympic Flame tonight during the opening ceremony that will be telecast by NBC in the U.S. on a tape-delay basis. Chris Basiurski, who chairs Gay Football Supporters Network in Great Britain, was one of thousands of Britons who were chosen to carry the Olympic torch over the past 70 days as part of the Olympic Torch relay that leads up to the lighting ceremony....
  • Oregon Man Sentenced to 30 Days in Jail -- for Collecting Rainwater on His Property

    07/27/2012 7:53:06 AM PDT · by Sir Napsalot · 84 replies
    CNS News ^ | 7-26-2012 | Kendra Alleyne
    A rural Oregon man was sentenced Wednesday to 30 days in jail and over $1,500 in fines because he had three reservoirs on his property to collect and use rainwater. Gary Harrington of Eagle Point, Ore., says he plans to appeal his conviction in Jackson County (Ore.) Circuit Court on nine misdemeanor charges under a 1925 law for having what state water managers called “three illegal reservoirs” on his property – and for filling the reservoirs with rainwater and snow runoff.
  • Bloomberg Suggests Police Stop Protecting People Until Gun Control Enacted

    07/24/2012 7:19:59 AM PDT · by chessplayer · 147 replies
    Appearing as a guest on Monday's Piers Morgan Tonight, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg recommended that America's police officers should go on strike and refuse to protect people until gun control legislation which would allegedly make them safer is enacted. Bloomberg: (Video can be found here.) Well, I would take it one step further. I don't understand why the police officers across this country don't stand up collectively and say we're gonna go on strike, we're not gonna protect you unless you, the public, through your legislature, do what's required to keep us safe.
  • Homeland Security deletes immigration enforcement success stories from website

    07/19/2012 3:39:35 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 1 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | July 19, 2012 | Stephen Dinan
    Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano is not a fan of a big part of the 287(g) program, which allows state and local police to enforce federal immigration laws — but until Thursday her department’s website didn’t get that message. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the part of her agency that handles the 287(g) agreements with states and localities, had a Web page dedicated to success stories from the program, pointing to many of the dangerous criminal aliens who had been taken off the streets after local authorities nabbed them for another offense. But after Rep. Bob Goodlatte, Virginia Republican, pointed...
  • With repeal of ‘don’t ask, don’t tell,’ couple says 'I do' in first gay union on U.S. military base

    07/19/2012 2:22:18 PM PDT · by Zakeet · 70 replies
    New York Daily News ^ | July 19, 2012 | Erik Ortiz
    Tech. Sgt. Erwynn Umali, 34, and civilian Will Behrens, 35, held their wedding at the Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst in N.J. in June When Tech. Sgt. Erwynn Umali and civilian Will Behrens wanted to seal their commitment in a civil union in New Jersey, they chose a venue that nine months ago would have been unthinkable: a military base. The grooms said their vows on June 23 before 150 guests at the chapel at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst — the first time a civil union or gay wedding has been held in such a facility in the United States. While the...
  • Retirement home bans seniors from praying the Rosary

    07/17/2012 9:10:55 AM PDT · by dragonblustar · 29 replies
    WPRO News Talk ^ | 7-16-2012 | Dee DeQuattro
    Brook Village Retirement Home in North Providence has banned a small group of residents from praying the Rosary in the common area after one resident complained. Residents tell WPRO’S John DePetro that a group would gather every Monday in the community room at 11:30 a.m. and watch “The Holy Rosary with Mother Angelica and the Nuns of Our Lady of the Angels Monastery,” on the Catholic television network. During the program the group would pray aloud. According to the residents, property manager Carol Conti told the group they could no longer pray aloud in the common space after a resident...
  • Married Olympians: We Can’t Live Together During Games, But Gay Couples Can

    07/16/2012 9:05:45 AM PDT · by Robwin · 10 replies
    CBS local, Washington ^ | July 16, 2012 | CBS
    An Australian Olympic married couple claims they have been prohibited from sharing a room in the London Olympic Village, even though gay couples are reportedly allowed to do so. Olympic shooters Russell and Lauryn Mark told news.com.au that they are being discriminated against by officials. “The stupid part of this, which I have argued to them, is that there are tons of gay couples on the Olympic team who will be rooming together, so we are being discriminated against because we are heterosexual,” Russell Mark told news.com.au.
  • The New Normal: Municipal Bankruptcy

    07/11/2012 12:56:40 PM PDT · by Cincinatus' Wife · 22 replies
    National Review Online ^ | July 11, 2012 | Michael Auslin
    Half a million Californians now live in bankrupt cities, as San Bernardino joins Stockton in declaring insolvency thanks to a $46 million deficit (a smaller city also declared bankruptcy this month). Lest anyone think this was a result solely of the 2008 housing bubble and financial crisis, Reuters reports that: the city attorney general James Penman said San Bernardino’s city officials had been submitting false accounting documents for 13 of the last 16 years in an effort to hide the real financial situation of the city. San Bernardino’s mayor since 2006, Patrick Morris, said he had never heard of allegations...
  • Compliance officer breaks into woman's home to yell at her over state of her lawn

    07/10/2012 4:53:14 PM PDT · by Tainan · 59 replies
    610 WTVN website ^ | Tuesday, July 10, 2012 | National News
    When the woman called 911 a deputy wasn’t sent because the compliance officer is a county employee. A Georgia homeowner allegedly awoke to an unusual scene on July 2 — a county code compliance officer yelling at her over the state of her lawn from the doorway of her bedroom. “I woke up, I didn’t have my glasses on or my contacts in and all I see is this big burly figure standing in my doorway,” Erica Masters explained. “A big huge guy with a grey shirt. It scared the mess out of me.” She elaborated: “[He] yelled at me...
  • Ouija Board Helps Psychologists Probe the Subconscious

    07/09/2012 7:05:14 AM PDT · by marshmallow · 72 replies
    New Scientist ^ | 7/5/12 | Clare Wilson
    Beloved of spiritualists and bored teenagers on a dare, the Ouija board has long been a source of entertainment, mystery and sometimes downright spookiness. Now it could shine a light on the secrets of the unconscious mind. The Ouija, also known as a talking board, is a wooden plaque marked with the words, "yes", "no" and the letters of the alphabet. Typically a group of users place their hands on a movable pointer , or "planchette", and ask questions out loud. Sometimes the planchette signals an answer, even when no one admits to moving it deliberately. Believers think the answer...
  • Anti-Obama Float In Utah Town's Fourth Of July Parade Is Reported To Secret Service (video)

    07/08/2012 4:50:06 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 21 replies
    Conservative Nation News ^ | July 8, 2012 | FreeThinkerNY
    Welcome to the Obamanation, where Democrats regard insults to their Messiah as threats worthy of US Secret Service investigation. Via Fox 13 News: HUNTSVILLE, Utah — A parade entry portraying President Barack Obama and using the term “Obamanation” has made some angry, and others upset at the negative attention. It happened in the city’s annual Fourth of July parade. The float showed a person dressed as President Obama with one sign that read “Huntsville Welcomes Obama’s Farewell Tour?” On the back, another sign said, “Ask about our assault gun plan. Call Eric Holder.”
  • Outrageous: Judge Decides Law Doesn’t Apply To Obama

    07/08/2012 2:45:27 PM PDT · by IbJensen · 71 replies
    Western Journalism ^ | 7/7/2012 | Staff
    A Circuit Court has decided that Florida election law applies to everyone but Barack Hussein Obama. In response to a suit brought by Florida resident and Democrat Party member Michael Voeltz challenging Obama’s eligibility to the Florida ballot, Circuit Court Judge Terry Lewis ruled that Florida election law “…is not applicable to the nomination of a candidate for Office of President of the United States.” This means that the Florida Statute which says, “the… nomination of any person to office…may be contested in the circuit court…by any elector or any taxpayer…” is null and void when it comes to Mr....
  • It’s a Barnum & Bailey World . . .

    07/07/2012 8:25:23 AM PDT · by Sherman Logan · 19 replies
    NRO Corner ^ | July 6, 2012 | Mark Steyn
    <p>Harvard has appointed Vanidy “Van” Bailey as the College’s first permanent director of bisexual, gay, lesbian, transgender, and queer student life. Bailey, the assistant director for education at the University of California, San Diego, will assume the new position on July 16.</p>
  • Man Facing Jail For Hosting Home Bible Study

    07/06/2012 8:17:04 PM PDT · by Penn4God · 75 replies
    FoxNews Radio ^ | 7/6/2012 | Todd Starnes
    A Phoenix man has been sentenced to 60 days in jail after he refused to stop hosting Bible studies in the privacy of his home – in violation of the city’s building code laws.
  • Holy Cow! Immigration Punishes Dairy Farmer Who Doesn't Hire Illegal Aliens

    07/05/2012 10:09:38 AM PDT · by yoe · 8 replies
    PJTV ^ | July 5, 2012 | Staff
    Most cows are milked by illegal aliens. So what happens when dairy farmers hire legal workers to milk their cows? Would you believe that that they could be accused of breaking the law? Hear more on this Trifecta
  • Restaurant Faces Investigation For Offering Church Discount

    07/05/2012 4:17:13 PM PDT · by onlylewis · 81 replies
    foxnews.com ^ | 6/5/2012 | By Todd Starnes
    A family-owned restaurant in Pennsylvania is under a state discrimination investigation for offering a ten percent discount for diners who present a church bulletin on Sundays. The Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission confirmed there is an investigation against Prudhomme’s Lost Cajun Kitchen in the town of Columbia. The complaint was filed by John Wolff, a retired electrical engineer. “I did this not out of spite, but out of a feeling against the prevailing self-righteousness that stems from religion, particular in Lancaster County,” Wolff told the York Daily Record. “I don’t consider it an earth-shaking affair, but in this area in particular,...
  • City Council: American Flag is Clutter

    07/03/2012 1:18:44 PM PDT · by Altariel · 6 replies
    GOPUSA ^ | July 3, 2012 | Bobby Eberle
    A Texas city council has voted to ban American flags from a local cemetary. Why? Because these people want to keep the cemetary free of "clutter." That's right... according to these "leaders," the American flag is "clutter" and cannot be placed beside a tombstone. It appears common sense and respect for veterans have gone out the window. As reported by KHOU.com in Houston, the city council in Mineral Wells, Texas voted to ban the display of flags and other items such as teddy bears from grave sites. Flags are now only allowed during the two weeks around Memorial Day and...
  • Biden: ‘So-called job creators’ don’t build economy

    07/03/2012 7:39:34 PM PDT · by Nachum · 43 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 7/3/12 | Joel Gehrk
    Vice President Joe Biden faulted Mitt Romney for believing that “so-called job creators” build the economy, as he suggested that government spending and increased taxes on the wealthy would provide long-term economic strength. “[Romney believes] somehow, that those so-called job creators will make everything okay for the rest of us,” Biden said at the National Education Association conference. “We believe that the way to build this country is the way we always have, from the middle out . . . [to] invest in the things that have always made our economy grow: innovation, research, development,
  • Feds tell Border Patrol to run, hide from gunmen

    07/03/2012 4:43:13 AM PDT · by IbJensen · 32 replies
    Washington Times ^ | Sunday, July 29, 2012
    <p>Border Patrol agents in Arizona are blasting their bosses for telling them, along with all other Department of Homeland Security employees, to run and hide if they encounter an "active shooter."</p>
  • Dallas pastor reprimands congregation .. for opposing Obama’s stance on marriage equality

    07/02/2012 7:57:21 AM PDT · by Cronos · 48 replies
    Chron ^ | 30 June 2012 | Pastor Haynes
    In a sermon posted on the web last Friday, Senior Pastor Frederick D. Haynes III of the Friendship-West Baptist Church in Dallas blasted his congregation and other pastors for their outrage over Obama’s announcement, and, unflinchingly declared his support for the president gay community.Haynes said of Obama: “He swore to uphold, protect, and defend the Constitution – not the Bible, but the Constitution of the United States. He is not the pastor of the United States, he is the President of the United States. And for the first time in the history of this nation we have a president who...
  • Chief Justice Roberts: It's Not A Tax, It Is A Tax; It's Law, But It's Not 'Unlawful' to Break It

    06/29/2012 10:23:10 AM PDT · by Sopater · 51 replies
    CNS News ^ | June 28, 2012 | Terence P. Jeffrey
    In his deciding opinion in the cases challenging the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (AKA Obamacare), Chief Justice John Roberts first says the mandate in the law requiring individuals to buy health insurance is not a tax. Then he says it is a tax. He upholds the individual mandate—as a tax, not a penalty—as the law of the land. But then says it would not be "unlawful" for Americans to violate the law's mandate that they "shall" buy health insurance--as long as they are willing to pay the "penalty" for not obeying the law. Roberts first examines the question...
  • Ga. Student Counselor Fired for Religious Views on Homosexuality Loses Case

    06/29/2012 8:16:31 AM PDT · by ilovesarah2012 · 22 replies
    christianpost.com ^ | June 28, 2012 | Stoyan Zaimov
    A Christian student at a Georgia university who was expelled from her school's counseling program for expressing her disagreement with homosexuality has lost a court case against the school. "(Jennifer) Keeton's speech and conduct were evidently impelled by the absolutist philosophical character of her beliefs, but that character does not entitle her to university accommodation and it is irrelevant to the court's analysis," wrote Judge J. Randall Hall, of the Southern District of Georgia, siding with the university. "Neutrality as a legal standard is immutable, it does not bend to the strength or tenor of personal conviction."
  • Supreme Court Rewrites ObamaCare; Rules Individual Mandate Is Permissible Tax

    06/28/2012 5:34:54 PM PDT · by ScottfromNJ · 71 replies
    The New American ^ | June 28 2012 | Joe Wolverton, II
    “Simply put, Congress may tax and spend.” With those historic words, the Supreme Court forced upon the United States a bleak dawn of a brave new world in which the federal government cannot be checked in its march toward totalitarianism. In a 5-4 decision the Supreme Court upheld the joint venture of the President and Congress to force every American, regardless of ability or desire, to purchase a qualifying health care insurance plan by 2014 or face a tax penalty for failure to comply. Chief Justice Roberts, writing for the Court, held while the “individual mandate is not a valid...
  • Obamacare wins: SCOTUS upholds individual mandate

    06/28/2012 7:52:54 AM PDT · by KeyLargo · 42 replies
    630wpro ^ | 6-28-2012
    Obamacare wins: SCOTUS upholds individual mandate Posted: 6/28/2012 10:21:48 AM The Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the individual insurance requirement at the heart of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul. The decision means the historic overhaul will continue to go into effect over the next several years, affecting the way that countless Americans receive and pay for their personal medical care. The ruling also handed Obama a campaign-season victory in rejecting arguments that Congress went too far in requiring most Americans to have health insurance or pay a penalty. Chief Justice John Roberts announced the court's judgment that allows the...
  • Legal Illegal Immigration

    06/28/2012 3:42:10 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 3 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | June 28, 2012 | Victor Davis Hanson
    President Obama recently issued an edict exempting an estimated 800,000 to 1 million illegal aliens from the consequences of federal immigration law. Ostensibly that blanket amnesty applies to those who arrived before the age of 16 and are younger than 30; who are in, or graduated from, high school or have served in the military; and who have not been convicted of a felony or multiple misdemeanors. And while most Americans sympathize with helping those who were brought into the United States as toddlers, raised as de facto Americans and followed the rules, the policy of exempting hundreds of thousands...
  • American Christian protestors assaulted and stoned by Muslims in Dearborn, Michigan

    06/27/2012 8:41:37 AM PDT · by Jeff Head · 41 replies
    YOUTUBE ^ | 26 June 2012 | Jeff Head
    Every American should see this disturbing video and realize it is not in the GAza Strip, or Iraq, or Afghanistan, or Pakistan. It is right here in the US in Dearborn, Michigan.. DEARBORN MICHIGAN MUSLIMS ASSAULT & STONE CHRISTIANS The Police who stated they could not spare even two officers to protect these men who were harming no one and who were simply walking carrying signs saying, "Jesus Saves," then ammassed 14 to kick them out...and another 12 to stop them as they drove home. Listen closely to what the assistant chief of police tells them in the festival, "I...
  • Military Gay Pride: Behavior Once Grounds for Court Martial Now Celebrated

    06/26/2012 11:51:26 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 33 replies
    Christian Post ^ | 06/26/2012 | By Alex Murashko
    The U.S. Department of Defense's recognition of Gay Pride Month less than a year after the repeal of "Don't ask, don't tell" (DADT) is the new "stark reality" that behavior once considered by the military as grounds for court martial is now celebrated, says the director of a chaplain alliance group. "For the first time ever, the Department of Defense is making a positive event over behavior (sodomy) that had been a court martial offense a year ago," Chaplain (Col.) Ron Crews, USAR retired, executive director for the Chaplain Alliance for Religious Liberty, told The Christian Post on Monday. "Now...
  • NJ woman sues after being hit in face with baseball overthrown by Little League kid

    06/23/2012 3:51:35 AM PDT · by AtlasStalled · 12 replies
    New York Post ^ | 06/23/12 | PEDRO OLIVEIRA JR.
    Ain’t that America! A greedy New Jersey woman is trying to cash in on a clutzy Little League catcher — claiming he intentionally beaned her in the face with a baseball during a warm-up session with his pitcher.
  • (13yr-old) Kaytlen Lopan Jailed for 30 Days, Strip Searched For Hair-Cutting Prank

    06/25/2012 7:02:46 PM PDT · by presidio9 · 56 replies
    Opposing Views ^ | Jun 24, 2012 | Michael Allen
    Kaytlen Lopan, a 13-year-old girl in Utah, had her ponytail cut off, was jailed for 30 days and was forced to undergo a strip search by juvenile justice officials, because she allegedly helped a friend cut another little girl’s hair. Lopan's unnamed friend allegedly cut a few inches of hair of a three-year-old girl that they befriended at a local McDonald's. Lopan said her friend "called a little girl over and cut some of her hair off, like just a tiny little piece. I didn’t know what to do, so I helped her hide the hair. Then I called my...
  • Congressman Calls for Hearings on 'Radicalization' of White Christian Women

    06/25/2012 7:22:13 PM PDT · by LSUfan · 20 replies
    Middle East Forum ^ | 25 June 12 | Raymond Ibrahim
    During a Homeland Security committee hearing last week on the "Radicalization of Muslim-Americans," Texas Congressman Al Green (D) criticized the hearings as biased and unfair to Muslims, suggesting that the only way to justify them is if Congress would also conduct a "hearing on the radicalization of Christians." Though his position may seem balanced, in fact, it reveals a dangerous mix of irrationality, moral relativism, and emotionalism—all disastrous traits in a U.S. Congressman. Consider some of Green's assertions: "I don't think that most people oppose hearings on radicalization. I do not, not — N-O-T — oppose hearings on radicalization. I...
  • No Obama White House Scandals? Every Day We Ask, "They Did What?"

    06/25/2012 12:05:17 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 3 replies
    Rush Limbaugh.com ^ | June 25, 2012 | Rush Limbaugh
    BEGIN TRANSCRIPT RUSH: We had this story for much of Friday, but I think it's worth repeating. Along the lines of Fast and Furious I think it's worth repeating. Some Drive-By big name wrote a piece that Fast and Furious is not a big deal, people don't care about it, but the media wants a scandal, the media would love a real Obama scandal. Now, what more of a scandal do you need, coming up with a program that would see to it that guns were walked across the border to drug cartels for the express purpose of creating a...
  • White House Congratulates Muslim Brotherhood For Winning Egypt’s Presidential Election

    06/24/2012 7:43:42 PM PDT · by CaptainKrunch · 27 replies
    Weasel Zippers ^ | June 24, 2012 | Zip
    Update: Obama Calls Mohamed Morsi To Congratulate Him… Unreal.Via Politico: The White House congratulated Egypt’s president-elect Mohamed Morsi on his victory in that country’s presidential election, calling it a “milestone” in the country’s transition to democracy.“We look forward to working together with President-elect Morsi and the government he forms, on the basis of mutual respect, to advance the many shared interests between Egypt and the United States,” press secretary Jay Carney said in a statement.Keep reading... 
  • Democrat Party says Obama doesn't HAVE to be eligible to serve as President

    06/23/2012 10:04:29 AM PDT · by Oldpuppymax · 36 replies
    Coach is Right ^ | 6/23/2012 | Doug Book
    Weary of defending in court the Constitutional eligibility of their boy at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, the Democrat Party has finally admitted Barack Obama is not qualified to be president of the United States– and that it doesn’t matter. According to a motion filed by Party attorneys in a Tennessee eligibility lawsuit, “…Defendants [the Tennessee Democrat Party and the Democrat National Committee] assert that the Tennessee Democrat Party has the right to nominate whoever it chooses to run as a candidate, including someone who is not qualified for the office.” (1) In numerous previous lawsuits questioning the Constitutional eligibility of Barack...
  • World Health Organization publishes manual on best ways to kill unborn babies

    06/22/2012 12:43:13 PM PDT · by Morgana · 8 replies
    life news ^ | 6.22.2012 | John-Henry Westen
    GENEVA, June 22, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) - The World Health Organization (WHO) has released a guide detailing the most effective ways to kill unborn children, with different methods at various stages of the unborn child’s development. The document is the second edition of “Safe abortion: technical and policy guidance for health systems” which was originally published in 2003. “It is a horrific read,” stated Scott Fischbach, Executive Director of Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life (MCCL) Global Outreach. “Following these guidelines will assuredly kill women and their unborn children, especially in developing nations,” he added. “Some of the recommendations, WHO admits, are...
  • ‘Burn in Hell!’: Adults Heckle NYC Schoolchildren While They Sing ‘God Bless the USA’

    We already told you about the New York City public school principal who banned “God Bless the USA” from a kindergarten graduation program. Now, the same schoolchildren who were forbidden from singing the song at P.S. 90 in Brooklyn were heckled by adults when they performed the song at a protest event held in a nearby park.
  • Princeton’s Peter Singer Solves Rel Liberty Problem: Can’t Catholics Just Close Their Universities?

    06/22/2012 7:30:29 AM PDT · by NYer · 38 replies
    Cardinal Newman Society ^ | June 21, 2012 | CARDINAL NEWMAN SOCIETY
    Good news! Peter Singer, the infanticide promoter at Princeton University, thinks he has has solved the religious liberty problem in America. Singer writes that, if Catholics don’t like the HHS contraception mandate, they can just close their universities and hospitals, or hand them over to secular interests.It’s just that simple!“The Obama administration’s requirement to provide health insurance that covers contraception does not prevent Catholics from practicing their religion,” Singer writes in a progressive journal. “Catholicism does not oblige its adherents to run hospitals and universities.” Therefore, Singer argues, the government can tell Catholics how to run these institutions without infringing...
  • Gallup: For the first time, a majority of Americans say they’d vote for an atheist for president

    06/21/2012 8:38:44 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 38 replies
    Hotair ^ | 06/21/2012 | AllahPundit
    Alternate headline: "Blogger's plan to be president by 2040 still on track."Note to The One: You can admit it now.I've blogged a bunch of these Gallup polls over the years and my demographic has always been at the bottom of the barrel preference-wise. But things are improving: In 2007, just 45 percent said they'd vote for an atheist, then last year it crept up to 49 percent. Now we're over the hump at 54. I wonder why. It's not like the "new atheism" suddenly exploded onto the national scene over the past six months, and to hear believers tell it,...
  • Denver neighborhood bans children from drawing chalk art on sidewalk

    06/21/2012 12:19:13 PM PDT · by grundle · 59 replies
    myfoxny.com ^ | June 21, 2012
    Denver mom Sarah Cohen says drawing sidewalk chalk art is one of her three-year-old daughter Emerson's "simple pleasures in life.""It's definitely better than video games," Cohen told KCNC. However, the homeowner's association in Cohen's neighborhood feels differently. They say Emerson's drawings -- usually of hearts and flowers -- are distracting and offensive blights on their community."My initial reaction was, 'You have to be kidding me," Cohen said. The association, called Innovations and Courtyard Traditions at Stapleton, temporarily banned children from drawing on sidewalks, saying anything that offends, disturbs or interferes with the peaceful enjoyment is not allowed on shared spaces.They...
  • After [illegal alien] drunken driver kills son, mother billed for cleanup

    06/21/2012 10:22:52 AM PDT · by kevcol · 39 replies
    WISTV (Greenville, SC) ^ | June 21, 2012 | news
    GREENVILLE, SC (WYFF) - A drunken driver killed an Upstate women's son last year, and if the grief wasn't enough, she's had to deal with bills associated with the wreck, even for the cost of cleaning up her son's blood. A coroner called Loretta Robinson last June and told her that her oldest son, Justin Walker, died when his car was struck by a drunken driver on White Horse Road. "I never would have imagined getting that call," she said. "Never in one million years expected that." Robinson looked Anna Gonzalez, the accused driver, in the eye in court Tuesday...
  • Republicans Say Obama's De Facto Amnesty Move Violates Oath of Office

    06/15/2012 9:55:01 AM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 31 replies
    (The Hill) -- Republicans are criticizing the Obama administration’s new leniency for some illegal immigrants as a politically motivated and possibly illegal effort to win over Hispanic voters. The Republicans contend the new rules — which will prevent deportations for as many as 800,000 illegal immigrants brought to the United States as children — circumvent the law just to buy Obama support from Hispanics ahead of November's elections, in which the Hispanic vote will likely be crucial. Rep. Lamar Smith (R-Texas), chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, said the change marks "a breach of faith with the American people." “This...