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Nov 29th, 2013 by JLM last post
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We’re not broke — we’ve been robbed
With the Friday the 13th December deadline for a federal budget deal, the cries of were broke, and we cant afford to keep spending, are ringing again. But were not broke and acting like we are is making us poorer. One of the biggest common... (by Locutus)
Nov 28th, 2013 by petros last post
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Jesus, Inc.
Corporations arent people By Harold Meyerson, Published: November 26 If you thought this corporations are people business was getting out of hand, brace yourself. On Tuesday, the Supreme Court accepted two cases that will determine whether a... (by Tecumsehsbones)
Nov 28th, 2013 by taxslave last post
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New York Sending Out Gun Confiscation Notices
And So It Begins: New Yorks SAFE Act is a bad, bad thing. It requires people to register, sell or transfer (out of state) assault... (by Locutus)
Nov 28th, 2013 by tay last post
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What If Islamists Took Control of the White House?
Via BCF Dear me, I worry so much about the future of our freedoms in the West, as so many begin to submit to the values and demands of radical Islam, or what is called Islamism. The other day, I began to worry what would happen if the... (by Locutus)
Nov 24th, 2013 by gopher last post
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McDonald's advises own employee to apply for food stamps
McDonalds is using government subsidies like food stamps and Medicaid to maximize its bottom line. -- The burgeoning battle between fast-food workers and their employers over low wages and benefits was ratcheted up a notch this week with the ... (by Omicron)
Nov 24th, 2013 by Retired_Can_Soldier last post
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JFK and RFK were opportunistic scumbags.
By today's standards they would not have been placed on such a pedestal. They were both womanizers, they stabbed people in the back, including almost getting Frank Sinatra killed after he went to the the Union (cough cough) bosses and got their support.... (by Retired_Can_Soldier)
Nov 24th, 2013 by Spade last post
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15, 000 foreign troops to stay, says Afghan president
(AGI) Kabul, Nov 21 - Afghan President Hamid Karzai said up to 15,000 foreign soldiers could be authorised to stay in Afghanistan after the end of 2014, when the NATO contingent completes its withdrawal, if a draft bilateral agreement with U.S. is... (by BaalsTears)
Nov 22nd, 2013 by Colpy last post
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Obama's Legacy
Now that we're well over half of the way through the Bamster's Presidency, let's list what he will be remembered for. I'll Start. 1) Poor employment numbers. 2) First "black" president. (by Walter)
Nov 22nd, 2013 by Zipperfish last post
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George W. Bush on Leno
This deserves its own thread.... President George W. Bush, Part 1 - The Tonight Show with Jay Leno - YouTube President George W. Bush, Part 2 - The Tonight Show with Jay Leno - YouTube President George W. Bush, Part 3 - The Tonight Show with Jay... (by Colpy)
Nov 22nd, 2013 by EagleSmack last post
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Martin Bashir Apologizes for Shocking Attack on Sarah Palin
Martin Bashir Apologizes for Shocking Attack on Sarah Palin Airdate: 11/21/2013 MSNBC's Martin Bashir publicly apologized for a... (by spaminator)
Nov 21st, 2013 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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Tea party values threaten 185-year legacy of serving the poor in Frederick
The Tea Party believes in American values like tradition, property rights, and keeping your word. Or so they say. In 1828, when Frederick County purchased 94 acres from farmers Elias and Catherine Brunner to build an almshouse, the deed stipulated... (by Tecumsehsbones)
Nov 21st, 2013 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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Rep. Trey Radel busted in cocaine sting
WASHINGTON Rep. Trey Radel, R-Fla., was caught buying drugs as part of a federal investigation into a Washington, D.C., drug ring last month and is being charged with cocaine possession, according to a senior Drug Enforcement Administration official. ... (by Tecumsehsbones)
Nov 19th, 2013 by taxslave last post
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OK Canadians
What do you think about Canada's gift to American politics? Just think about it - The first Canadian in the White House. Pretty cool, I say. (by Toro)
Nov 19th, 2013 by Sons of Liberty last post
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The ugly Americans 4 Attachment(s)
The Koch brothers seem to represent the worst of America, greed and contempt for their fellow Americans. Their dad made his fortune working for the most committed and dangerous enemy that the US ever had, Joseph Stalin and the brothers seem committed to... (by Cobalt_Kid)
Nov 18th, 2013 by IdRatherBeSkiing last post
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Memorable Presidential quotes
Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall. - Reagan A day that will live in infamy. - FDR Four score and seven years ago. - Lincoln If you like your plan, you can keep it. - BHO Three of these quotes are inspirational, one is not. (by Walter)
Nov 17th, 2013 by tay last post
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French show Tea Party Truckers how it's done
Remember back in October when a group of Tea Party truckers said they were going to shut down DC traffic because of Obama and....well something? Yeah they failed at the whole thing So Remember Those Truckers Who Were Going To Block DC Traffic And... (by tay)
Nov 15th, 2013 by pgs last post
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No good news in Obama approval ratings
(CNN) - The disastrous rollout of HealthCare.gov and the sluggish economy have done President Barack Obama no favors, with a new poll showing just two in five... (by B00Mer)
Nov 12th, 2013 by CDNBear last post
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White candidate wins: some voters thought he was black.
This is classic stuff. Full marks to the Republican for playing voters for idiots. All the power to him on that strategy. Need more of these guys in office. White candidate wins after... (by Kreskin)
Nov 12th, 2013 by Goober last post
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Annapolis Council To Consider Stripping Republican Mayor-Elect’s Power
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) Days after a Republican was elected mayor of Annapolis, City Council members say they will revisit legislation that would strip the mayors office of much of its power. Democratic Alderman Ross Arnett of Ward 8 tells The... (by Locutus)
Nov 12th, 2013 by petros last post
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How the Left Spun the Kennedy Myth
JFK was one of Americas most liberal presidents, right? Wrong. Former aides Arthur Schlesinger Jr. and Ted Sorensen rewrote history to make him more liberal than he really was. President Kennedy was a tax-cutting Cold Warrior who was tough on... (by Locutus)
Nov 10th, 2013 by darkbeaver last post
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Up in Arms THE BATTLE LINES OF TODAY’S DEBATES OVER GUN CONTROL, STAND-YOUR-GROUND LA
Tufts Magazine / fall 2013 Last December, when Adam Lanza stormed into the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, with a rifle and killed twenty children and six adult staff members, the United States found itself immersed in debates... (by Goober)
Nov 8th, 2013 by BaalsTears last post
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The Children Are Our Future
via sda: So, thanks children! I have been told that being hard on you Millennials will turn you against conservatism, that I should offer you a positive, hopeful message that avoids the touchy problem of your manifest stupidity. No. There's no... (by Locutus)
Nov 7th, 2013 by Sons of Liberty last post
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U.S. Relations With Canada
The United States and Canada share two borders and their bilateral relationship is among the closest and most extensive in the world. It is reflected in the high volume of bilateral trade--the equivalent of $1.6 billion a day in goods--as well as in... (by Sons of Liberty)
Nov 7th, 2013 by Goober last post
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Did Marines Top General Stab Another 4 Star in the back?
Embattled Marine commander in career limbo over urination cases | Marine Corps Times | marinecorpstimes.com 3-star: Commandant wanted Marines 'crushed' for urination video | Marine Corps Times | marinecorpstimes.com Inspector General complaint filed... (by Goober)
Nov 6th, 2013 by CDNBear last post
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Check this teleprompter fail
This broad is reading off a teleprompter in another studio, answering a prepared question by a 'reporter'. :lol: Debbie Wasserman Schultz, 'We're Not Mizled by the President' Debbie Wasserman Schultz appeared on MSNBC's Jansing & Co. Chris... (by Locutus)
Nov 6th, 2013 by Locutus last post
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Kerry Says The Obama Regime Considers Israeli Settlements To Be...
Illegitimate via zip: But dont worry, Obama is totally pro-Israel.BETHLEHEM US Secretary of State John Kerry urged Israel on Wednesday to limit settlement building, an issue that is weighing on Israeli-Palestinian peace talks. ... (by Locutus)
Nov 6th, 2013 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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Obama Secret Service Agent: “It’s Worse Than People Know...
and Im Not Trying to Scare You Either Obama's Ex-Bodyguard: Scandals 'Worse Than You Know' - YouTube You may have your suspicions about whats going on behind closed doors at the White House. But according to one of President Obamas former... (by Locutus)
Nov 6th, 2013 by Locutus last post
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There is a new mayor in Detroit...
With more proof that a minority can be successful Former DMC CEO Mike Duggan has won the Detroit mayoral election. Duggan... (by Locutus)
Nov 4th, 2013 by gopher last post
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Former US Rep. Rick Renzi (R-Arizona) gets sent to prison
That's Odd; Politician nailed for personal gain while in Office. He must have really screwed up to get caught....... Former Congressman Renzi disregarded his oath to uphold the law, ignoring the interests of the people he was elected to serve in... (by tay)
Nov 4th, 2013 by BaalsTears last post
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Democrat refuses to shake Republican's hand
No big deal right? Maybe he's being childish, maybe he's blind. Riiiiight. :lol: National civil rights leaders reacted to Democratic candidate for Virginia Lieutenant Governor Ralph Northam refusing on camera to shake hands with his Republican... (by Locutus)
Nov 4th, 2013 by petros last post
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The Senator Who Cried Wolf
With NSA revelations, Sen. Ron Wydens vague warnings about privacy finally become clear By David A. Fahrenthold It was one of the strangest personal crusades on Capitol Hill: For years, Sen. Ron Wyden said he was worried that intelligence... (by Tecumsehsbones)
Nov 3rd, 2013 by Walter last post
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RINO's show true colours
Crist has shown what he really is and Christie will do the same for his Prez run in 2016. Ex-GOP Fla. Gov. Crist to run for job as Democrat (by Walter)
Nov 3rd, 2013 by CDNBear last post
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LAX shooter ID'd
Since no political affiliation has been attributed to the shooter we must assume he is a Dem. Paul Anthony Ciancia Identified As LAX Shooting Suspect (PHOTO) (by Walter)
Nov 2nd, 2013 by Kreskin last post
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GOP might want to change the subject: next election
Sec. Hillary Clinton Defends Reproductive Rights and Family Planning - YouTube Hilary can put up a good scrap on abortion. (by Kreskin)
Nov 1st, 2013 by Locutus last post
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Navy SEALs ordered to remove ‘don’t tread on me’ Navy Jack from uniforms
The Navy Jack is the ‘don’t tread on me’ flag, one that has earned a revered place in America’s naval history and a beloved place in sailor’s hearts, through its use for over two centuries. This symbol of America’s naval ferocity has spanned our... (by Locutus)
Nov 1st, 2013 by Spade last post
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Senior Homeland Security Advisor: America is an “Islamic Country”
A senior advisor to the Department of Homeland Security, Mohamed Elibiary, says that America is an Islamic country and continues to argue that the Muslim Brotherhood is comparable to Christian evangelicals. Elibiary is a member of the Homeland... (by Locutus)
Oct 31st, 2013 by taxslave last post
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The Total Information Awareness Program
NSA infiltrates links to Yahoo, Google data centers worldwide, Snowden documents say NSA infiltrates links to Yahoo, Google data centers worldwide, Snowden documents say - The Washington Post Doesn't anybody remember when Gen. John Singlaub, of... (by Tecumsehsbones)
Oct 31st, 2013 by Colpy last post
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Studies Show More People Shot to Death with “Stand Your Ground” Laws
Studies Show More People Shot to Death with ALEC/NRA Stand Your Ground Laws Two recent studies have found that so-called "Stand Your Ground" laws lead to more deaths. These findings contradict some claims made by right-wing politicians that have... (by mentalfloss)
Oct 30th, 2013 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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The War On Us
Increasingly, the US governments many police forces (often state and local ones as well) operate militarily and are trained to treat ordinary citizens as enemies. At the same time, the people from whom the government personnel take their cues... (by Locutus)
Oct 30th, 2013 by PoliticalNick last post
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You’d call this guy crazy if he weren’t brilliant,
concise and 100% right-on-the-money. Sure it's a 2 year old repost but still worth paying attention to. Dylan Ratigan's Epic Rant on the International Banking Cartel and Political Corruption Dylan Ratigan's Epic Rant on the International... (by Locutus)
Oct 28th, 2013 by Missplaced last post
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Candidate for USA Congress says "Bush did 9-11"
I told ya so. You said I was nuts, a freaky wild conspiracy nutball. But some of you agreed too. Good for you, brave souls because the truth is one step closer to emerging and then all those poor saps on the other side of this line will have some "... (by Karlin)
Oct 28th, 2013 by Walter last post
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Obama’s Valerie Jarrett: Often Whispered about, But Never Challenged
President Obamas aides went to extraordinary lengths to uncover the identity of a senior official who was using Twitter to make snarky comments about White House staffers. Suspicion gradually centered on Jofi Joseph, the point man on nuclear... (by Locutus)
Oct 27th, 2013 by tay last post
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Feds Raid Journalists Home
Exclusive: Feds confiscate investigative reporter’s confidential files during raid Read more: | The Daily Caller ... (by EagleSmack)
Oct 25th, 2013 by Goober last post
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The Tea Party - Is it losing key funding?
The Tea Party - Is it losing key funding? (by Goober)
Oct 24th, 2013 by EagleSmack last post
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The sissification of America continues.
via zip: Via Yahoo! News:Each week there are football blowouts across the nation. Rarely are they more one-sided than the 91-0 rout Aledo High (Aledo, Tex.) put on Western Hills High (Fort Worth, Tex.). Now, one parent has apparently been so... (by Locutus)