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  • CEO who gave everyone a $70K minimum wage faces more questions (rut-roh)

    02/03/2016 8:49:57 PM PST · by ak267 · 3 replies
    hot air ^ | 2-3-2016 | Jazz Shaw
    The twisted tale of Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price continues to grow more and more convoluted as time goes by. There was a time when the public – particularly the heavily progressive, SJW segment of it – were carrying Price on their shoulders like the second coming of Jesus.
  • Germany Unveils "Cash Controls" Push: Ban Transactions Over €5,000, €500 Euro Note (war on cash)

    02/03/2016 6:39:57 AM PST · by ak267 · 35 replies
    zero hedge ^ | 2-3-16 | Tyler Durden
    It was just two days ago that Bloomberg implored officials to “bring on a cashless future” in an Op-Ed that calls notes and coins “dirty, dangerous, unwieldy, and expensive.” You probably never thought of your cash that way, but increasingly, authorities and the powers that be seem determined to lay the groundwork for the abolition of what Bloomberg calls “antiquated” physical money. We’ve documented the cash ban calls on a number of occasions including, most recently, those that emanated from DNB, Norway’s largest bank where executive Trond Bentestuen said that although “there is approximately 50 billion kroner in circulation, the...
  • BI-POLAR? BECK IN 2011: Donald Trump is a guy who can economically fix our country

    01/31/2016 2:56:54 PM PST · by ak267 · 31 replies
    Cowger Nation ^ | 1-31-2016 | Caiden Cowder
    Libertarian radio talk show host Glenn Beck has been an outspoken critic of Donald Trump, and supporter of Ted Cruz for President. Beck has developed the reputation for spreading countless amounts of lies about the real estate mogul, attempting to damage his character. While he might call Trump a liberal now (after the front runner refused to come on his radio show), Beck expressed a completely different opinion just 5 years ago.
  • Helicopter Money Arrives: Switzerland Referendum to Hand Out $2500 Monthly To All Citizens

    01/30/2016 10:12:20 AM PST · by ak267 · 32 replies
    zero hedge ^ | 1-29-2016 | Tyler Durden
    With Citi's chief economist proclaiming "only helicopter money can save the world now," and the Bank of England pre-empting paradropping money concerns, it appears that Australia's largest investment bank's forecast that money-drops were 12-18 months away was too conservative. While The Finns consider a "basic monthly income" for the entire population, Swiss residents are to vote on a countrywide referendum about a radical plan to pay every single adult a guaranteed income of around $2500 per month, with authorities insisting that people will still want to find a job.
  • Sad News for Palin Family • Grandma Lena Passes

    01/21/2016 4:48:06 PM PST · by ak267 · 39 replies
    Gov. Pälin Facebook ^ | 1-21-2016 | Ak267
    Thank you for the love expressed on Bristol's blog post. The homegoing of our Grandma Lena yesterday is so sad, but we'll always be uplifted and encouraged by her strong, tenacious Christian spirit. This beautiful 95-year-old Yupik Eskimo elder is matriarch to our five generations here; she was a hard working commercial fisherman who loved God and family so much! She's been a blessing to our entire state of Alaska. But as it is written: “Eye has not seen, nor ear heard, Nor have entered into the heart of man the things which God has prepared for those who love...
  • You Do Not Understand Sarah Palin

    01/20/2016 8:07:58 PM PST · by ak267 · 50 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 1-20-16 | Joel B. Pollak
    The conservative commentariat has imploded in dismay at Sarah Palin’s endorsement of Donald Trump in Iowa on Tuesday. Fans of Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) , Trump’s main rival in Iowa and beyond, were understandably dismayed. But the reaction went far beyond that. Some said Palin betrayed her conservative principles by choosing a candidate whose conservatism is shallow at best. And some rehashed the personal attacks that have been a staple of the left. In fact, Sarah Palin’s endorsement of Trump makes sense, and fits both her politics and her personality.
  • Mr.L: Why Sarah Palin Endorsed Donald Trump

    01/19/2016 8:55:14 PM PST · by ak267 · 37 replies
    YouTube ^ | 1/19/16 | Mr. L
    Mr. L explains Palin's endorsement of Trump.
  • The "Robin Hood" CEO Who Famously Raised His Employees' Minimum Wage To $70,000 Has A Dirty Secret

    12/01/2015 7:48:39 PM PST · by ak267 · 25 replies
    Zero Hedge ^ | 12-01-2015 | Tyler Durden
    When Gravity Payment's CEO Dan Price announced on April 13 that he would raise the minimum wage of his staff to $70,000 a year, the story went beyond viral: it took the media, especially the part of it which has been obsessing with income and wealth inequality which in the aftermath of Piketty would be most of it, by meteoric storm. Not only that, but the soon to be lionized young chief executive doubled down on this story of "purest of corporate nobility" by announcing he would cut his own compensation of $1.1 million to offset the cost.
  • Need help with a Surface 3 Table (connect to TV)

    09/20/2015 7:07:29 PM PDT · by ak267 · 27 replies
    ak267 | 9-20-2015 | ak267
    My brother just acquired a MS Surface 3 tablet. He wanted to know how to connect it to a TV and "mirror" the table image on to the TV (not wireless but with wires). Any advice?
  • Mr.L: Palin's Presence Looms Over GOP Field & Reason Why Conservatives Can't Have Nice Things

    02/07/2015 8:42:48 PM PST · by ak267 · 39 replies
    YouTube ^ | 02-07-2015 | Mr. L
    Various media attacking Sarah Palin for eight days after one speech suggests she might be making the establishment nervous as her presence looms over a crowded GOP 2016 field. American Thinker goes into the stinker with latest anti Palin diatribe. Questioning "Walker Mania" isn't forming a circular firing squad against him. It's called basic vetting. What Rush isn't telling you about Walker's record. Low info voters on the right are the reason why conservatives can't have nice things. Why I will face palm the "lesser of the two evils" argument for 2016.
  • Anime News (Robotech, Starblazers, Ghost in the Shell and Yamato 2199)

    02/06/2015 10:16:14 PM PST · by ak267 · 37 replies
    various | 02-06-2015 | ak267
    Lots of news on the anime front. Seems that Japanese animation will be hitting the US movie screens in the not to distant future. Ghost in the Shell live action. Robotech live action. Starblazers live action. Yamato 2199 Season 2 See below for links.
  • Mr.L: Screw the GOP's 2016 "Deep Bench!" We Want Palin!

    02/03/2015 1:57:44 PM PST · by ak267 · 11 replies
    YouTube ^ | 1-25-2015 | Mr. L
    Sarah Palin rocked the Iowa Freedom Summit 2015 in full force. The speech came hot off the heels of Palin's reveal to the media that she is seriously considering a presidential run in 2016. Palin's speech featured personal stories about experiences in the Hawk Eye State as well as harsh words for Obama and the anti military left. Palin also trolled Hillary Clinton towards the end of her speech. After watching that speech I say, screw the GOP's 2016 deep bench--we want Palin! How do we end up with the GOP baseball team and possibly 20-25 candidates on a debate...
  • Vanity: Take a 6 minute break with KOKIA (Space Battleship Yamato 2199 Soundtrack)

    07/02/2013 6:20:08 PM PDT · by ak267 · 9 replies
    You Tube ^ | Mar 27, 2013 | guardsman40k
    From the Space Battleship Yamato 2199 Soundtrack...enjoy!!!
  • China, How it is - Culture shock

    06/30/2013 7:34:31 PM PDT · by ak267 · 7 replies
    You Tube ^ | Jul 23, 2012 | serpentza
    Culture shock is a real thing, it just depends on how you can deal with it, I tell you a little about it and let you decide if you can handle it or not.
  • China, How it is - Jobs for foreigners

    06/30/2013 3:44:23 PM PDT · by ak267 · 3 replies
    You Tube ^ | Jan 26, 2013 | serpentza
    What sort of work can you as a foreigner find and do in China? What sort of education do you need? What sort of Salary can you expect? These are some of the questions I've been getting lately and I make it as clear as possible for you.
  • China, How it is - Dentists (fee for service)

    06/30/2013 3:22:35 PM PDT · by ak267 · 7 replies
    You Tube ^ | Jul 30, 2012 | serpentza
    I had to go to the dentist... so I thought I'd fill you all in on how dentists in China work... I get a root canal and talk with a half numb face ;)
  • What does it really feel like to be a foreigner in China? (how poor view the rich there)

    06/30/2013 1:13:26 PM PDT · by ak267
    You Tube ^ | July 16, 2010 | serpentza
    I got a very interesting question from a subscriber today, Mixmeadrink asked me: What does it really feel like to be a foreigner in China? Quote at 5:15 mark is the clincher.
  • Usual Suspects Use Governor Palins 2008 Immigration Quote to Undermine Her Credibility

    06/29/2013 3:33:08 PM PDT · by ak267 · 94 replies
    Conservatives4Palin ^ | 6/29/13 | Steve Flesher
    Since Palin put the GOP on notice yesterday and followed up with a tweet to Marco Rubio about the congratulatory call he received from Barack Obama on his ability to ram an amnesty bill, the usual suspects are jumping on her. Many tweeted a Hot Air article from 2008 that stated she supported a "path to citizenship." On whether or not to deport the millions already here, she said: There is no way that in the US we would roundup every illegal immigrant -there are about 12 million of the illegal immigrants- not only economically is that just an impossibility...
  • Vanity: Recommendations for silver coins (1/10th to 1oz).

    06/28/2013 7:05:12 PM PDT · by ak267 · 43 replies
    self | 6/28/2013 | AK267
    Any recommendations for vendors who sell silver coins (1/10th to 1oz)? Just want to buy some to be prudent.
  • Vanity: The Obamajoker's social commentary (laugh and cry at the same time)

    06/26/2013 4:43:30 PM PDT · by ak267
    You Tube ^ | 9/16/12 | UDoHaveMyName
    "...it's all part of the plan."
  • VANITY: Nebraska Freepers...call to action (NO AMNESTY)

    06/25/2013 6:38:12 PM PDT · by ak267 · 3 replies
    self | 06/25/2013 | AK267
    Here is the 411 on Nebraska's three Congressmen (listed below in the comment's section). Write/call to them and say NO to amnesty!!!
  • A-10's Go To War: Bombs Guns and Fire! Simply Awesome - Remote Controlled Jets Turbine Power

    06/22/2013 6:37:02 PM PDT · by ak267 · 14 replies
    You Tube ^ | Jun 7, 2011 | b101aa2
    This is a great show of 3 Big turbine remote controlled A-10's blowing away cardboard tanks. Yes, look carefully, there are tank displays out there at the end of the field. This is basically just awesome. For more information about the Desert Jet Storm Rally in Phoenix, the schedule, and registration, please visit their website at: http://www.speedworldrcf.com
  • Vanity: Who is your favorite redneck?

    06/22/2013 12:29:31 PM PDT · by ak267 · 78 replies
    self | 6/22/13 | AK267
    Who is your favorite redneck? Mine... Founding fathers: Who would blow off the head of a redcoat for taxing his tea. Andrew Jackson: Old "hickory". The Beverly Hillbillies. Larry the Cable Guy. Every US Marine, past and present. Todd and Sarah Palin. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ETFCkkH0_Yo
  • Trig Palin in School (mommy and daddy there as well)

    06/21/2013 6:50:45 PM PDT · by ak267 · 36 replies
    The Palin Family (Facebook) ^ | 06/21/2013 | Palin Fans
    Trig's first day at school with Sarah and Todd. https://fbcdn-sphotos-h-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-frc3/1000070_528464183886116_1901718932_n.png https://www.facebook.com/ThePalinFamily
  • Hollywood Goes Bankrupt (opportunity for Conservative message)

    06/21/2013 3:38:07 PM PDT · by ak267 · 55 replies
    Front Page ^ | 6/21/13 | Ben Shapiro
    Lynda Obst, producer of blockbusters including Sleepless in Seattle and The Fisher King, says Hollywood is in serious trouble. In her new book, Sleepless in Hollywood, Obst says that thanks to the crash and burn of the DVD industry, the entire Hollywood profit model is at risk. She says an industry leader told her, The DVD business represented fifty percent of their profits Fifty percent. The decline of that business means their entire profit could come down between forty and fifty percent for new movies. Major actors and actresses are seeing their pay slashed. Directors and writers are watching...
  • Airbus A380 - Giant RC Jet - Full Flight Video + Extra's in HD (WOW)

    06/17/2013 6:07:08 PM PDT · by ak267 · 10 replies
    You Tube ^ | 05/30/11 | b101aa2
    Peter Michel's Airbus A380 in Hausen flying Etihad Airways 18 foot wingspan Weight: 155 lbs 4xJetCat P-120
  • Top 12 Lines From Sarah Palins Faith and Freedom Speech

    06/17/2013 3:44:18 PM PDT · by ak267 · 1 replies
    Conservatives4Palin ^ | Michelle McCormick
    Sometimes its really tough being a conservative in the Republican Party. But Gov. Palin makes it bearable. 12. If theres any protesters here, speak now or forever hold your peace because facing the protesters, facing the critics, thats something I do well. 11. Well, the IRS. It cant figure out how it managed to spend over $4 million in a training conference because it didnt keep its receipts. Really!? You try that with the IRS.
  • Vanity (need advice on job interview....how to deal with a former bad supervisor)

    06/16/2013 11:15:36 AM PDT · by ak267 · 26 replies
    self | 06-16-2013 | self
    I'm in the process of interviewing for a job and the application lists references (which I listed) but they want to talk with former employers. NE has a law stating that former employers can talk about former employees (within certain bounds). A few years ago, I had falling out with a former boss where she verbally snapped at me (within ear shot of other workers). In addition, I was having problems with my father's health (terminal cancer) and the closing out of his estate (messy situation). I explained my condition to the HR department and I offered two weeks notices....
  • Must-See: Russian Driver PLOWS into Bear

    06/12/2013 5:26:51 PM PDT · by ak267 · 19 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 6/12/13 | Breitbart News
    Russia's dash-cams prove yet again their infinite entertainment value. This bear--this stupid bear who runs right into traffic--gets slammed full-speed by a car, and there's some head-over-heels action, some spinning upside-down in the mud, and a moment of pure bewilderment as it finally regains control of its body. Physics, what a trip.
  • Is Nuclear Waste Really Waste? By products of fission.

    06/10/2013 5:58:40 PM PDT · by ak267 · 8 replies
    You Tube ^ | 12/15/2010 | Google Tech Talk
    An economic analysis of what is in spent nuclear fuel. As a nuclear reactor fissions heavy metal U235 and Pu239, the atoms are split into two randomly sized pieces. Many of these fission products are unstable and rapidly decay into other products. After nuclear reactor fuel has cooled in a pool of water for a few years, and then sat in dry cask storage for another 10--30 years, what is it made of? Is it dangerous waste that needs to be isolated from humanity for 100,000 years or is it precious material waiting to be partitioned and sold? The answer...
  • Thorium Reactors (Info 101 and findings by the original ORNL scientists)

    06/07/2013 6:27:51 PM PDT · by ak267 · 16 replies
    rein.pk ^ | January 2013 | Peter Reinhardt
    My last article about thorium as an alternative nuclear reactor fuel drew way more readers than I expected. I intentionally glossed over the complexities of specific reactor designs for the sake of simplicity, but in this article I want to go deeper. This article explains some of the differences between traditional uranium reactors and molten salt thorium reactors (MSRs).
  • U.S. RIFLE, CALIBER 7.62MM, M14 - OPERATION AND CYCLE OF FUNCTIONING

    06/06/2013 7:43:24 PM PDT · by ak267 · 28 replies
    You Tube ^ | 08/07/2010 | AK267
    U.S. RIFLE, CALIBER 7.62MM, M14 - OPERATION AND CYCLE OF FUNCTIONING - National Archives and Records Administration - ARC Identifier 36734 / Local Identifier 111-TF-2970 - Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Chief Signal Officer. (09/18/1947 - 02/28/1964). DESIGN AND CAPABILITIES - FIELD STRIPPING PROVISIONS - CYCLE OF FUNCTIONING - FEEDING, CHAMBERING, LOCKING, FIRING, ETC. - SEMIAUTOMATIC AND AUTOMATIC OPERATION. DVD Copied by Master Scanner Thomas Gideon.
  • Vanity: Thorium Now!!!!

    05/30/2013 3:41:24 PM PDT · by ak267 · 7 replies
    You Tube ^ | March 2012 | 123ross456
    Learn more about Thorium reactors and the potential. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uK367T7h6ZY (5 minute overview) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bbyr7jZOllI (36 minutes...more "techie") http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AZR0UKxNPh8 (about 1 hour....symposium like discussion)
  • (Vanity) Star Wars: The Old Republic Soundtrack (uplifting)

    05/27/2013 4:04:23 PM PDT · by ak267 · 7 replies
    You Tube ^ | 5/27/13 | Lucas Arts
    Need your Star Wars fix? This sound track is from the popular MMO video game and is nearly three hours long with original scores. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9eu2sF_kQ00
  • Vanity: What questions would you give to Lois Lerner so she can plead the 5th?

    05/21/2013 9:03:09 PM PDT · by ak267 · 37 replies
    05/21/2013 | AK267
    QuestionS to ask IRS executive Lois Lerner so she can plead the 5th. 1. Which color M&Ms are your favorite? 2. Do you have any tattoos and can you show them? 3. Boxers or briefs? 4. Larry, Moe or Curly? Does Shemp count? 5. Star Trek or Star Wars? 6. 1+1 = ??? 7. If a drug dealer holds up a liquor store for $50 and gets ten years in the state pen, how much should Jon Corzine get for stealing 1.6 billion at MF Global??? 8. Is "green" the new red? 9. Have you seen the birth certificate of...
  • PPEC April 2012 Ann Barnhardt explains why she closed her brokerage

    05/19/2013 1:31:18 PM PDT · by ak267 · 2 replies
    You Tube ^ | April 4, 2012 | Ann Barnhart
    Ann Barnhart talks about the MF Global controversy, Gov. Corzine, self loathing, gold, Obama's theology, the value of work, economic bubbles, financial protection, 2nd amendment, and the hell that is to come. Feel free to discuss.
  • BREAKING: PPP Poll....early voting has Cruz 55%, Dewhurst 40%

    07/29/2012 7:49:18 PM PDT · by ak267 · 25 replies
    PPP and Twitter ^ | 7/29/2012 | Public Policy Polling
    PublicPolicyPolling ‏ @ppppolls Cruz is up 55-40 with those who already voted so Dewhurst really needs a huge election day turnout to have any chance Also...FYI.... 31% of Texas runoff voters more likely to support a Palin endorsed candidate to only 16% for one backed by Perry
  • Tea partys Cruz looks poised for Texas triumph

    07/29/2012 7:33:16 PM PDT · by ak267 · 16 replies
    Politico ^ | 7/29/2019 | DAVID CATANESE
    (SNIPETS...best parts IMHO) The two most recent public polls have shown Cruz ahead. And a Dewhurst ally with knowledge of an internal survey separate from the campaigns told POLITICO his preferred candidate was trailing by high single digits heading into the weekend. I think [Dewhursts] done, said the Republican who shared the information in exchange for anonymity. Its Nebraska, Indiana. You just smell it. Hes toast. Theres an intangible feeling out there that hes got the momentum, Utah Sen. Mike Lee said of Cruz. The two appeared together at a FreedomWorks convention in Dallas Thursday night. Hes a genius ...
  • Ensuring Election Integrity: The Need for Election Reform (Heritage Foundation Seminar)

    07/28/2012 4:59:23 PM PDT · by ak267 · 1 replies
    Heritage Foundation ^ | 7/26/2012 | Heritage Foundation
    Ensuring election integrity is a fundamental responsibility of government at all levels. The U.S. Constitution vests the primary responsibility for election integrity in state officials, but federal law supplements state law to ensure that only U.S. citizens vote in federal elections and to prevent vote dilution in any district by those who are not lawfully eligible to vote. With an increasingly mobile society and greater use of mail-in and early voting, it becomes harder for officials to prevent voter fraud and guarantee a fair election. Join us as a distinguished panel of experts discusses current efforts to reform our election...
  • FULL SPEECH: Sarah Palin campaigns for Ted Cruz

    07/27/2012 5:35:44 PM PDT · by ak267 · 19 replies
    The Right Scoop ^ | 7-27-2012 | The Right Scoop
    Sarah Palin gave a great speech tonight at a campaign event for Ted Cruz: http://www.therightscoop.com/full-speech-sarah-palin-campaigns-for-ted-cruz/
  • (vanity) LIVE! Ted Cruz Rally Featuring Guest Speaker Sarah Palin (6pm CST, July 27)

    07/27/2012 4:18:19 PM PDT · by ak267 · 4 replies
    UStream ^ | 7-27-2012 | Ted Cruz
    Come and watch the rally on-line! http://www.ustream.tv/channel/patriot-julie
  • FULL SPEECH: Watch Ted Cruz at FreePAC

    07/26/2012 7:02:22 PM PDT · by ak267 · 4 replies
    The Right Scoop and Freepac ^ | 7-26-2012 | Ted Cruz
    Ted Cruz gave a passionate speech tonight at FreePAC http://www.therightscoop.com/full-speech-watch-ted-cruz-at-freepac/
  • Turnout in top 10 counties suggests voter interest in GOP runoff pretty strong (TX Senate Runoff)

    07/26/2012 2:49:19 PM PDT · by ak267 · 7 replies
    Dallas News ^ | 7/26/2012 | Robert T. Garrett
    Two days of early voting for Tuesdays GOP runoff election in urban counties of Texas has yielded more than twice as many votes as it did last spring. (snip) Its a small sample size, but the numbers may surprise some folks. I wouldnt dare to venture a guess as to who it helps in the U.S. Senate battle between Ted Cruz and David Dewhurst, though the conventional wisdom is that higher turnout helps Dewhurst because it dilutes the tea with voters who tilt more to the Texas conservative business establishment. But Cruz has made this a race and theres nothing...
  • Sarah Palin To Campaign With Ted Cruz in Texas (update on time, date and location)

    07/26/2012 1:30:49 PM PDT · by ak267 · 7 replies
    ABC's "The Note" ^ | 7/26/2012 | Shushannah Walshe
    Sarah Palin is getting back on the campaign trail. Shell hit the road this Friday at an evening rally for Ted Cruz, Texas candidate for the U.S. Senate, at the Woodlands, north of Houston, his campaign and a Palin friend confirmed for ABC News. 6:00 pm CST Town Green Park... 2099 Lake Robbins Drive... The Woodlands, TX 77380
  • ABC: Gov Palin Hitting the Campaign Trail With Ted Cruz; Update: Details from Cruz Campaign

    07/25/2012 3:59:06 PM PDT · by ak267 · 16 replies
    C4P ^ | 7-25-2012 | Steve Flesher
    ABC News is reporting that Governor Palin is heading to the Lonestar State! Sarah Palin is getting back on the campaign trail. Shell hit the road this Friday at an evening rally for Ted Cruz, Texas candidate for the U.S. Senate, at the Woodlands, north of Houston, his campaign and a Palin friend confirmed for ABC News. And its not just Palin. South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint will also be on hand for the 6 p.m. rally. Glenn Beck will be featured at another rally Thursday at the American Airlines Arena in Dallas and Rick Santorum will be campaigning with...
  • Dewhursts Allies Are Throwing The Kitchen Sink At Cruz (TX Senate runoff)

    07/24/2012 7:54:00 PM PDT · by ak267 · 20 replies
    Legal Insurrection ^ | 7/24/2012 | William A. Jacobson
    I understand, from a far distance, that the anti-Ted Cruz ads have been pretty brutal. This report by National Journal, Four Signs of Cruz-mentum, indicates the last few days will be the worst yet: The spot ties Cruz to the suicide of a teenager (the boys mother is featured in the ad) who served time in a juvenile detention center. But to say the connection is a stretch would be an understatement. Cruz defended a Pennsylvania developer in a judicial corruption scandal, but not on a criminal matter. The super PACs decision to double down on the weak connection the...
  • Palin endorses Zoller (GA-9)

    07/24/2012 6:30:07 PM PDT · by ak267 · 12 replies
    Access North Georgia ^ | 7-24-2012 | jacobsmedia
    GAINESVILLE - Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin endorsed conservative firebrand Martha Zoller for Congress Tuesday in Georgia's 9th Congressional District. "If you agree that it's time our elected officials stopped talking at us and started listening to us, then I hope you will join me in supporting Martha Zoller for Congress from Georgia's 9th Congressional District," said Gov. Palin via e-mail. "Martha has been fighting for conservative causes for years as an award winning radio show host where she has been a voice for the Tea Party movement.
  • Obama To Claire McCaskill: You're On Your Own (bye-bye Clair Bear!!!)

    07/24/2012 5:35:29 PM PDT · by ak267 · 8 replies
    Brietbart TV and YouTube ^ | 7-24-2012 | Missouri GOP
    Despite her request, President Obama hasn't campaigned with Claire McCaskill-- so we thought we'd remind her of all the good times she and Obama have had at the expense of Missourians. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OL8oQy-zwFI&feature=player_embedded
  • (Video) Inhofe Declares Victory on LOST (Alexander is "no" vote 35...more "no" votes to come)

    07/16/2012 9:10:03 PM PDT · by ak267 · 16 replies
    You Tube and CSPAN ^ | 7-16-2012 | Senator Inhofe
    Senator Inhofe (OK) was on the Senate floor today to give a status update on the opposition to the Law Of the Sea Treaty (LOST). He now has 35 senators who will vote "no" if the treaty comes to a floor vote. This is enough votes to stop the treaty from passing. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mPS-VsEUZ08&feature=player_embedded The video is 12:46 long and has some interesting information about the treaty and why senators are objecting to it.
  • (Vanity) More info on LOST Treaty courtesy of the Heritage Foundation (please share info)

    07/13/2012 6:35:15 PM PDT · by ak267 · 1 replies
    Heritage Foundation ^ | 7-13-2012 | Steven Groves and Nicolas Loris
    The Obama Administration is pushing for accession to the U.N. Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), which would expose the United States to baseless environmental lawsuits, including suits based on alleged U.S. contributions to global climate change. Accession would also require the U.S. to transfer billions of dollars in oil and gas royalties generated on its continental shelf to UNCLOS member states, particularly landlocked states and states that are the least developed. The U.S. does not need to join the convention in order to access oil and gas resources located on its extended continental shelf (ECS), the Arctic,...