Archive for December, 2010
In her @katiecouric Web show analyzing the trends of 2010, the CBS Evening News anchor made a serious speech (in her serious, deep-thinker glasses) against the deep “seething hatred” against Muslims in America:
I also think sort of the chasm, between, or the bigotry expressed against Muslims in this country has been […]
President Obama is voicing support for a U.N. resolution that could accomplish something as radical as relinquishing some U.S. sovereignty and opening a path for the return of ancient tribal lands to American Indians, including even parts of Manhattan.
The issue is causing alarm among legal experts.
In recent remarks at the White […]
New York City sanitation bosses think they’ve got it so bad that they intentionally delayed snow-removal, according to the NY Post.So how bad have they got it? City workers enjoyed steady employment through the recession, killer benefits and a generous pension package. Then there’s the pay. 315 sanitation workers earned over […]
On Monday night’s edition of “Hardball,” host Chris Matthews talked about putting the birth certificate controversy surrounding President Obama to rest.
“Why has the president himself not demanded they put out the original documents?” Matthews wonders.
“If it exists, why not put it out?” Chris Matthews asks.
(Excerpt) Read more at realclearpolitics.com
Leader of Somalia’s Islamist insurgency threatens to attack America if Obama does not ‘embrace Islam’ amidst fears of an attack by Western intelligence because the group has targeted young Somali-Americans for recruitment
Read the whole story at FoxNews
Several reports are circulating that Secretary of State Hillary Clinton plans to step down to spend more time with her family - and speculations abound that Bill Richardson will replace her.
White House Senior Advisor David Axelrod is talking about implementing significant changes to the White House Cabinet next year - and […]
Man quits job, makes living suing e-mail spammers
The show is called “Left, Right & Center,” although a more appropriate title would probably be “Far Left, Right, Progressive & Democrat” with its current cast of Robert Scheer, Tony Blankley, Arianna Huffington and Matt Miller. But despite the title of the program, don’t use those partisan labels around Huffington.
On the […]
Obama’s insular White House worries his allies
The president famously relies on a tight circle of advisors. But with Republicans running the House next year, many say Obama will need some new faces to convey a new message.
Reporting from Washington — In the West Wing it had become a pretty common sight: […]
President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle took time from their Hawaii vacation to drop by a Marine Corps base on Saturday, where they greeted service men and women during Christmas dinner.
One young fan in turn greeted the President by sticking his tongue out at the commander-in-chief while the two posed […]
From Fox News Sunday Williams: “There’s nobody out there except for Sarah Palin who could absolutely dominate the stage and she can’t stand on the intellectual stage with Obama”
Watch the video at Hotair Pundit/Fox News Sunday
Video: Mike Huckabee implies that Palin is an “extremist,” due to her opposition to the tax bill compromise.Huckabee stated earlier that “What we got here is a (tax) bill that the extremes of both sides hate”
When questioned later on whether Sarah Palin was an extremist since she opposed the bill, Huckabee said that […]
A special Defense Department working group appointed by Defense Secretary Robert Gates has recommended that the military should “expressly prohibit” heterosexuals from using separate showers, bathrooms and bunking facilities from homosexuals when the repeal of the law banning homosexuals from the military goes into effect.
The working group has also recommended […]
WASHINGTON — In a landmark vote, the Senate on Saturday ended the Clinton-era ban on gays serving openly in the military, marking a major triumph for President Obama, liberals and the gay community. The final vote to end the Pentagon’s 1993 “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy was 65-31, drawing support from eight […]
The Senate Saturday repealed the military’s ban on gays serving openly in the military, by overturning the policy known as “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell.”
Senators voted 63-33 to advance the bill to the floor, passing a 60-vote procedural hurdle. Final passage Saturday afternoon was 65-31.
(Excerpt) Read more at online.wsj.com
Type in a search of “ObamaCare” into Google — the world’s most popular search engine — and the results may surprise you. According to Politico’s Ben Smith, the Obama administration has purchased top billing to divert internet surfers away from antagonist websites to a new “sponsored link” — the Department of […]
The head of a pro-family political group in New Hampshire accused the New Hampshire Democratic Party of “religious intolerance” on Thursday for criticizing a Christian state legislator for conducting what it called “a religious tirade” at a Christian gathering in September.
Democratic spokeswoman Harrell Kirstien accused Republican State Rep. David Bates of […]
1 The “cost” of the bill is $857 billion…over 10 years = $85 billion/year2 $85 billion/year is 2% of spending (proposed to be $3830 billion this year)
3 $721 billion out of $857 billion, or 84% of the bill, are keeping the tax cuts. Is this really “spending” to keep our own $?
4 Extending the […]