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  • Obama: Muslims Built 'The Very Fabric of Our Nation'

    07/29/2014 6:44:51 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 89 replies
    Brietbart ^ | 28 July 2014 | Robert Wilde
    On Sunday, President Obama and First Lady Michelle released a statement thanking Muslim Americans for their many “achievements and contributions… to building the very fabric of our nation and strengthening the core of our democracy.” The comments were made to mark the celebration of Eid-al-Fitr, a time of spiritual renewal for Muslims which comes at the end of the month-long fast of Ramadan. The Obamas said in their statement that Eid “celebrates the common values that unite us in our humanity” and “welcomed their commitment to giving back to their communities.” The International Business Times reports that during Eid, Muslims...
  • WWII hero, Olympian Louis Zamperini dies at 97

    07/03/2014 10:50:46 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 13 replies
    FOX NEWS ^ | 03 July 2014 | Unknown
    An Olympic distance runner and World War II veteran who survived 47 days on a raft in the Pacific after his bomber crashed, then endured two years in Japanese prison camps, has died. Louis Zamperini was 97. Universal Pictures studio spokesman Michael Moses says Zamperini died Wednesday. "Having overcome insurmountable odds at every turn in his life, Olympic runner and World War II hero Louis Zamperini has never broken down from a challenge," the Zamperini family said in a statement. "He recently faced the greatest challenge of his life with a life-threatening case of pneumonia. After a 40-day long battle...
  • This is the last bullet you’ll ever need — watch and see the technology for yourself

    06/08/2014 4:50:58 PM PDT · by maddog55 · 73 replies
    RARE ^ | 04 June 2014 | Brandon Morse
    The standard for anti-personnel bullets since time immemorial has always been the hollow point. It mushrooms out on impact, giving the bullet a much larger profile and stopping it inside the target. Unlike the full-metal jacket, which is designed to wound, it will more than likely not pass through what you’re aiming at. However, since we started using weapons, humans have never stuck with the “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” philosophy and the bullet is not exempt. This newest anti-personnel round not only replaces the hollow point bullet, it also makes it look like a sissy. Meet the...
  • Report: Thousands of convicted criminals freed while awaiting deportation proceedings

    05/12/2014 3:31:22 PM PDT · by maddog55 · 8 replies
    Fox News ^ | Published May 12, 2014 | Unknown
    The Obama administration released thousands of convicted criminals -- including murderers and those convicted of sexual assault -- while they were awaiting deportation proceedings, according to a new report. The Center for Immigration Studies, a Washington-based advocacy group, released the statistics on Monday, in its latest bid to draw attention to what analysts with the organization say are lax enforcement practices by the Obama administration. The numbers showed that in 2013, Immigration and Customs Enforcement released 36,007 "convicted criminal aliens" while they were waiting for the outcome of their deportation cases. They represented a total of 88,000 convictions. The majority...
  • Reports: Scorpions drummer jailed in Dubai

    04/29/2014 4:57:48 PM PDT · by maddog55 · 35 replies
    MyFoxNY ^ | Updated: Apr 29, 2014 3:28 PM EST | Unknown
  • Is Obama a psychopath?

    04/07/2014 3:00:04 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 36 replies
    WND ^ | 06 April 2014 | Gina Loudon
    It is safe to say that most politicians these days could be diagnosed with a range of mental conditions, and many would likely be labeled sociopaths or psychopaths. The terms psychopath and sociopath are often used interchangeably, even by mental health professionals. The symptoms are somewhat consistent between the two: lack of conscience, no moral compass, manipulative, low range of emotions, interpersonally insensitive. The psychopath is deadly. He is well spoken, charismatic, fearless, controlling, socially potent, a habitual liar, calm to a disturbing degree in the face of chaos and cold hearted. He is a master at blaming others. David...
  • A&E spinoffs: Dyke Dynasty, Schmuck Dynasty, Lame Duck...

    02/13/2014 2:26:39 PM PST · by maddog55 · 1 replies
    People's Cube ^ | 1/3/2014, 7:19 pm User avatar | Red Square
    If you feel offended by Duck Dynasty, try this substitute: Dyke Dynasty! Series focuses on a group of outspoken LGBT activists who have achieved fame and fortune by making dyke calls, as well as by devising campaigns of threats and intimidation to foster tolerance and diversity of opinions by making you shut your big fat American pie hole. This one is just like Duck Dynasty, only a lot more progressive: Lame Duck Dynasty! Meet the Obamas, a progressive Washington family running a growing government business out of the White House while pretending to have American values. "If this doesn't...
  • Documents show PETA killed nearly 2,000 shelter animals in 2013

    02/07/2014 2:05:59 AM PST · by maddog55 · 12 replies
    Daily Mail. ^ | 5 February 2014 | Daily Mail Reporter
    These numbers come from the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS), which requires such annual disclosures. In 2013, PETA killed 1,792 cats and dogs, an average of 5 per day. The 1,792 figure represents 82 percent of all animals PETA took into its shelter throughout the year. 'This delusional animal rights group is talking out of both sides of its mouth – on one side preaching animal rights, while on the other signing the death warrant of 82 percent of cats and dogs in its care. Labeling PETA as hypocritical would be the understatement of the year,' said...
  • Obama's high school pot dealer beaten to death with a hammer by his gay lover

    01/30/2014 3:11:54 AM PST · by maddog55 · 39 replies
    Mail Online ^ | Thursday, Jan 30 2014 12PM | Richard Alleyne In Honolulu, Hawaii
    President Obama’s high school pot dealer who he thanked in his yearbook for the 'good times' was beaten to death by his lover after a series of fights over flatulence and drugs, MailOnline can reveal today. Raymond Boyer, known as 'Gay Ray' to Obama and his marijuana smoking 'Choom Gang', was bludgeoned to death with a hammer seven years after he sold the future president and his friends drugs. His lover Andrew Devere, a male prostitute, gave police a laundry list of reasons for the killing, including that Boyer, a surfer and unemployed chef, constantly put him down, made him...
  • 63% Don't Have Confidence in Obama to Make Right Decisions

    01/27/2014 11:25:00 AM PST · by maddog55 · 34 replies
    Truth Revolt ^ | 1.27.2014 | Unknown
    On the eve of President Obama’s State of the Union Address, a new poll from Washington Post-ABC News shows that fully 63 percent of Americans have either little no confidence Obama will make the right decisions. The public is evenly split on whether Obama is honest and trustworthy, with 49 percent of Americans answering in the affirmative, and 48 percent answering negatively. A bare majority of Americans, 52 percent, feel Obama does not understand the problems of people like them – a shocking downward turn for Obama on an important likeability issue on which he dominated in 2012. A majority...
  • Boeing Surveillance Plane Found Not Effective for Mission

    01/24/2014 10:03:13 AM PST · by maddog55 · 23 replies
    Seattle Times ^ | Jan 23, 2014 3:16 PM ET | Tony Capaccio
    A new Boeing Co. (BA) surveillance aircraft deployed to Japan last month isn’t yet effective at hunting submarines or performing reconnaissance over large areas -- two of its main missions, the Pentagon’s weapons tester found. Flaws in the $35 billion program included the plane’s radar performance, sensor integration and data transfer, Michael Gilmore, chief of the Pentagon testing office, wrote in his annual report on major weapons, which has yet to be released. He said the new P-8A Poseidon exhibited “all of the major deficiencies” identified in earlier exercises when subjected to more stressful realistic combat testing from September 2012...
  • Pentagon relaxes rules on religious apparel, facial hair

    01/22/2014 12:35:18 PM PST · by maddog55 · 62 replies
    Fox News ^ | January 22, 2014 | Fox News
    The Pentagon on Wednesday relaxed its rules governing the religious apparel and facial hair that troops can wear or maintain while in uniform, permitting in some cases tattoos, body piercings and other religious items. The Defense Department issued the changes via a directive Wednesday afternoon. As part of the military's changing approach to making religious accommodations, the new policy will allow service members to sport different kinds of religious garb and hairstyles so long as they don't have an "adverse effect on military readiness, mission accomplishment, unit cohesion, and good order and discipline." The changes create several new categories, besides...
  • Anti-gun mayor holds 'gay' crush hostage with gun

    01/16/2014 2:23:33 AM PST · by maddog55 · 20 replies
    WND ^ | 15 January 2014 | Joe Kovacs
    A Pennsylvania mayor who has pushed for tougher gun-control laws is now going to jail after holding his homosexual crush hostage while armed with a gun. Former Marcus Hook Mayor James Schiliro was sentenced to 10 to 20 months for an alcohol-fueled episode last February. The Philadelphia Inquirer reports Schiliro “had a police car bring a former neighbor – a 20-year-old to whom he said he was attracted – to his home, made him drink wine, and refused to let him leave for three and a half hours.” Schiliro reportedly threatened to kill himself and fired a gun into a...
  • New Scout Group Honors Christian Values

    01/16/2014 2:19:57 AM PST · by maddog55 · 20 replies
    NEWSMAX ^ | Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 01:57 PM | Andrea Billups
    A new Christian-focused scouting group formed as an alternative to the Boy Scouts of America has gotten off to a rousing start since its launch on Jan. 1. Trail Life USA has seen an "explosion" of interest, forming more than 500 troops in 44 states, the group's founder John Stemberger, an attorney and president of the Florida Family Policy Council, told Newsmax. Stemberger said a new group for boys was needed after the Boy Scouts of America decided to allow gay members to remain in its ranks. "We see this as more than just a boys' program. We see it...
  • Border-patrol drones being borrowed by other agencies more often than previously known

    01/15/2014 4:44:59 AM PST · by maddog55 · 12 replies
    Washington Post ^ | January 2014 | Craig Whitlock and Craig Timberg
    Federal, state and local law enforcement agencies are increasingly borrowing border-patrol drones for domestic surveillance operations, newly released records show, a harbinger of what is expected to become the commonplace use of unmanned aircraft by police. Customs and Border Protection, which has the largest U.S. drone fleet of its kind outside the Defense Department, flew nearly 700 such surveillance missions on behalf of other agencies from 2010 to 2012, according to flight logs released recently in response to a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit filed by the Electronic Frontier Foundation, a civil-liberties group. The records show that the border-­patrol drones...
  • Wake up, America

    01/03/2014 3:41:25 PM PST · by maddog55 · 3 replies
    dotsub.com ^ | Various | Pat Condell
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  • State Dept. whistleblower has email hacked, deleted

    12/30/2013 6:55:26 AM PST · by maddog55 · 43 replies
    NY POST ^ | December 30, 2013 | 3:11am | SA Miller
    WASHINGTON — The personal e-mail account of a State Department whis­tle­­blower was hacked, and four years worth of messages — some detailing alleged wrongdoing at the agency — were deleted, The Post has learned. The computer attack targeted the Gmail account of Diplomatic Security Service criminal investigator Richard Higbie, his lawyer, Cary Schulman, confirmed. “They took all of his e-mails and then they deleted them all,” said Schulman. He said that he could not prove who was responsible for the hack job, but said the attack was “sophisticated” and called the targeting of Higbie “alarming.”
  • The Case That Could Topple Obamacare

    12/19/2013 2:29:24 AM PST · by maddog55 · 15 replies
    Newsweek ^ | December 17 2013 3:05 PM | Pema Levy
    Obamacare may have its problems, including more bugs than you can find in the cornfields of Nebraska, but its legal worries were meant to end after the Supreme Court upheld the individual mandate, the heart of the Affordable Care Act. Now, as the technologists charged with making healthcare.gov work report progress, lawyers are re-entering the fray. A little-heard of challenge currently making its way through the court system may represent opponents’ last best hope of, as they are fond of saying, driving a stake through the heart of the law. It all started in 2011, when Jonathan H. Adler, a...
  • South Carolina poised to nullify Obamacare

    12/10/2013 4:20:32 PM PST · by maddog55 · 16 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 11:54 AM 12/09/2013 | Bruce Parker
    (DAILY CALLER) A bill set for fast-track passage in the South Carolina Senate in January aims to eliminate Obamacare in the state. The law could become a model for other states fed up with the federal health-care law. House Bill 3101, titled the “South Carolina Freedom of Health Care Protection Act,” passed the state House of Representatives last April by a 65-34 vote. The bill now heads to the GOP-controlled Senate with special-order priority, setting up the likelihood that South Carolina will become the first state to exempt citizens and businesses from all participation in the Affordable Care Act. State...
  • No tailgating at Super Bowl

    12/09/2013 2:09:49 PM PST · by maddog55 · 47 replies
    ESPN ^ | 09 December 2013 | Jane McManus
    SECAUCUS, N.J. -- Forget about setting up those kegs or buffet tables in the parking lot before this season's Super Bowl at MetLife Stadium. There will be no tailgating, according to the game's committee CEO, Al Kelly. "You will be allowed to have food in your car and have drink in your car," Kelly said. "And provided you're in the boundaries of a single parking space, you'll be able to eat or drink right next to your car. However, you're not going to be able to take out a lounge chair, you're not going to be able to take out...
  • Amsterdam Has a Deal for Alcoholics: Work Paid in Beer

    12/05/2013 7:09:07 AM PST · by maddog55 · 12 replies
    New York Times ^ | December 4, 2013 | ANDREW HIGGINS
    AMSTERDAM — After more than a decade out of work because of a back injury and chronic alcoholism, Fred Schiphorst finally landed a job last year and is determined to keep it. He gets up at 5:30 a.m., walks his dog and then puts on a red tie, ready to clean litter from the streets of eastern Amsterdam. “You have to look sharp,” said Mr. Schiphorst, 60, a former construction worker. His workday begins unfailingly at 9 a.m. — with two cans of beer, a down payment on a salary paid mostly in alcohol. He gets two more cans at...
  • Obama Claims He's Among Most Accomplished Presidents Ever

    11/27/2013 2:17:44 PM PST · by maddog55 · 55 replies
    NEWSMAX ^ | Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 12:58 PM | Melissa Clyne
    In spite of a record number of Americans receiving food stamps, a 7.3 percent unemployment rate, and an embarrassing launch of his signature healthcare program, President Barack Obama says his administration has been the most productive in history. At a private Democratic fundraiser in Beverly Hills, Calif., Obama touted himself and Democratic leaders for surpassing the likes of Abraham Lincoln and Franklin D. Roosevelt, who respectively ended slavery and led the country through the Great Depression and World War II.
  • Presidential Poll: Reagan Best, Obama Worst in Last 100 Years

    11/27/2013 11:47:31 AM PST · by maddog55 · 38 replies
    http://www.breitbart.com/ ^ | 27 Nov 2013 | AWR Hawkins
    Rankings released by YouGov/Economist show that Ronald Reagan is viewed as the greatest president of the last 100 years, while Obama is viewed as the "biggest failure." The poll asked respondents "to rate each president [since Theodore Roosevelt] in six categories: great, near great, average, below average, failure, and don't know." Results showed that Reagan bested Franklin D. Roosevelt (FDR) and John F. Kennedy (JFK) in a tight race for the top spot. 32 percent of the respondents categorized Reagan as "great," while 31 percent labeled FDR "great" and 30 percent chose JFK. When it came to ranking presidents viewed...
  • Truckers roar to D.C. with impeachment movement

    09/30/2013 2:24:23 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 33 replies
    WND ^ | 29 Sept 2013 | Michael \Karl
    In less than two weeks, thousands of truckers will descend on Washington, D.C., driving their big-rigs and calling for the restoration of a constitutional republic – but now their plan has taken a new twist: Their friends and families will simultaneously join other Americans rallying on overpasses across the nation for Obama’s impeachment. The Truckers’ Ride for the Constitution movement has a new ally in their protest against what organizers say is corruption in government and a trashing of the Constitution. The group is teaming up with Overpasses for Obama’s Impeachment to line the routes into Washington with flags during...
  • Truckers to Shutdown America

    09/19/2013 12:35:37 PM PDT · by maddog55 · 46 replies
    FaceBook ^ | 09/19/2013 | Truckers
    The American people are sick and tired of the corruption that is destroying America! We therefore declare a GENERAL STRIKE on the weekend of October 11-13, 2013! Truck drivers will not haul freight! Americans can strike in solidarity with truck drivers! We won't be rolling 11-13!!! (55k+ likes!!
  • Pennsylvania man pays school property tax — all $7,143 of it — in $1 bills

    09/08/2013 5:12:21 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 40 replies
    Fox News ^ | September 08, 2013 | Unknown
    An Easton, Pa. man, frustrated over property taxes, visited the local tax office and paid in dollar bills -- all $7,143 of it. One bill at a time. Local news reports identify the man as Robert Fernandes of Forks Township. The scene, posted on YouTube, has generated more than 15,600 views -- in less than a week. In the video, Fernandes carries a duffel bag filled with bundled bills, which he proceeds to stack on a counter. He brings doughnuts, offered to "anyone who is inconvenienced here today." The tax collector tells Fernandes his protest should probably be directed elsewhere,...
  • Beetle Bailey Creator Honored on 90th Birthday

    09/03/2013 1:56:18 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 11 replies
    Myfoxphoenix ^ | 01/Sept 2013 | Unknown
    <p>STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) - Beetle Bailey was known to be a lazy Army private, but the creator of the popular comic strip is getting accolades from top military brass and others as he celebrates his 90th birthday.</p> <p>Mort Walker is receiving good wishes from Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey, Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Dolly Parton and even Prince Albert II of Monaco.</p>
  • Angel' priest visits Missouri accident scene

    08/08/2013 7:02:48 PM PDT · by maddog55 · 45 replies
    Red Alerts ^ | 11:04 a.m. EDT August 8, 2013 | Unknown
    Emergency workers and community members in eastern Missouri are not sure what to make of a mystery priest who showed up at a critical accident scene Sunday morning and whose prayer seemed to change life-threatening events for the positive. Even odder, the black-garbed priest does not appear in any of the nearly 70 photos of the scene of the accident in which a 19-year-old girl almost died. No one knows the priest and he vanished without a word, said Raymond Reed, fire chief of New London, Mo. "I think it's a miracle," Reed said. "I would say whether it was...
  • Furlough days for DOD civilians cut from 11 to 6

    08/06/2013 11:43:42 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 23 replies
    Stars & Stripes ^ | August 6, 2013 | Chris Carroll
    WASHINGTON — The number of unpaid furlough days the Defense Department will impose on its civilian workers to save money for military operations will be slashed significantly, defense officials said Tuesday. Lower than expected costs in Afghanistan, belt-tightening at the Pentagon and spending leeway from Congress prompted Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel to reduce furloughs from 11 days to six days. The furloughs, which Hagel earlier said were made necessary by $37 billion in automatic defense cuts under sequestration, are taken at a rate of one day each week and effectively cut civilian salaries by 20 percent during the weeks they’re...
  • Obama Orders Agencies to Recruit Volunteers

    07/22/2013 1:39:38 PM PDT · by maddog55 · 59 replies
    Government Executive ^ | July 19, 2013 | By Eric Katz
    President Obama is calling on federal agencies to use volunteers to accomplish their tasks as part of a larger effort to boost community service throughout the country. The White House issued an executive order Friday -- Expanding National Service through Partnerships to Advance Government Priorities -- to establish a task force charged with improving national service and volunteering. The initiative seeks to align the American people’s commitment to service with the missions of federal agencies. Creating these partnerships will “utilize the American spirit of service to improve lives and communities, expand economic and educational opportunities, enhance agencies' capacity to achieve...
  • Poll: Voters Give Obama Worst Grade Ever on Foreign Policy

    07/11/2013 10:02:49 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 7 replies
    NewsMax ^ | Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 09:48 AM | Melanie Batley
    American voters have handed President Obama his worst grade ever on foreign policy, giving him a negative 52 percent rating in the latest Quinnipiac University poll data released Thursday morning. According to the survey of 2,104 registered voters taken June 28-July 8, only 40 percent of respondents approved of his approach to foreign affairs compared to 52 percent who said they disapproved. The poll also found that 48 percent disapprove of his handling of the Syrian crisis. However, his job approval ratings on domestic and foreign policy issues wasn't quite as bad, with 48 percent giving him a negative mark...
  • Ted Nugent: My Dear Misinformed Brother

    05/20/2013 2:09:24 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 15 replies
    NEWSMAX ^ | Sunday, 19 May 2013 01:11 AM | Ted Nugent
    Ted Nugent's Perspective: Freedom of expression is so beautifully American. Making that our very First Amendment is surely all the proof one needs to know our founding fathers were revolutionary visionaries. In this day and age of terminal apathy and soulless discontent, I adore anyone who is an activist and stands up for what he or she believes. That is exactly how our founders designed this experiment in self government. My loving brother Jeffery is becoming one of those activists, and I salute the great man. Never one to shy away from controversy, my brother wades into it. We were...
  • Sheriff Joe injects new life into Obama eligibility

    05/06/2013 2:15:27 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 28 replies
    WND ^ | 05 May 2013 | WND EXCLUSIVE
    A week ago, Democrats quoted late-night comedian Jimmy Kimmel in their demand that a challenge to Barack Obama’s eligibility to be president be dismissed. Now, those raising questions about Obama say they are bringing in professional law-enforcement investigators to shed light on the dispute. It comes in a case brought by attorney Larry Klayman in which 2012 Constitution Party presidential nominee Virgil Goode and Alabama Republican Party leader Hugh McInnish are seeking to force Alabama Secretary of State Beth Chapman to verify that all candidates on the state’s 2012 ballot were eligible to serve. The case, dismissed at a lower...
  • The Saul Alinsky plot to vilify guns

    05/02/2013 2:22:29 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 13 replies
    WND ^ | 01 May 2013 | Ted Nugent
    Like the brainwashing jihad running amok among government goons and most of America’s media, our social engineering indoctrination camps (formerly known as the public school system) clearly have it in for guns. This is not surprising since these camps are controlled by the National Education Association, which is the largest contributor to the bigger/more-control government-approved party (formerly known as the Democratic Party). Members of the bigger/more-control government-approved party believe guns are evil things. They believe the GOP is operating a sinister covert plan to funnel guns into inner cities so that minorities can blow holes in each other and thereby...
  • Obamacare Poll Finds 42% of Americans Unaware It’s Law

    05/01/2013 1:55:05 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 34 replies
    ABC NEWS ^ | 20 April 2013 | Sarah PArness
    A new poll finds that many Americans are confused about the health care overhaul legislation commonly called “Obamacare.” The Kaiser Family Foundation released results of a non-partisan study today finding more than 40 percent did not even know the law was in place. “Four in ten Americans (42%) are unaware that the ACA [Affordable Care Act] is still the law of the land,” the report says, “including 12 percent who believe the law has been repealed by Congress, 7 percent who believe it has been overturned by the Supreme Court and 23 percent who say they don’t know enough to...
  • Russia's Fourth-Gen Fighter Could Be The Best Thing On The Market Read more:

    04/24/2013 1:28:41 PM PDT · by maddog55 · 39 replies
    Business Insider ^ | 22 April 2013 | Robert Johnson
    Of the jets in production that promise to take military fighters deep into the 21st century and beyond, the U.S. F-35, the Chinese J-20, and the Russian Sukhoi T-50 PAK FA are at the top of the heap. Unfortunately, there are problems with all three fifth-generation planes and the F-35 in particular is having global buyers back away much faster than it would like. Russia is looking to fill this gap with a known and dependable jet, the Su-35, to which it added cutting edge avionics and amenities for the 21st century. Dewline reports that a pilot who took the...
  • Feds Spend $1.5 Million to Study Why Lesbians Are Fat

    03/12/2013 2:01:19 PM PDT · by maddog55 · 74 replies
    http://cnsnews.com ^ | March 11, 2013 | Elizabeth Harrington
    The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded $1.5 million to study biological and social factors for why “three-quarters” of lesbians are obese and why gay males are not, calling it an issue of “high public-health significance." Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Mass., has received two grants administered by NIH’s Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) to study the relationship between sexual orientation and obesity. “Obesity is one of the most critical public health issues affecting the U.S. today,” the description of the grant reads. “Racial and socioeconomic disparities in the determinants, distribution,...
  • Firearms Companies Restricting Sales To GOVERNMENT Agencies In Areas That Restrict Gun Rights

    02/22/2013 6:52:18 PM PST · by maddog55 · 16 replies
    CNS NEWS ^ | 02/22/2013 | Gregory Gwyn-Williams, Jr.
    A growing number of firearm and firearm-related companies have stated they will no longer sell items to states, counties, cities and municipalities that restrict their citizens' rights to own them. According to The Police Loophole, 34 companies have joined in publicly stating that governments who seek to restrict 2nd Amendment rights will themselves be restricted from purchasing the items they seek to limit or ban. Extreme Firepower Inc., located in Inwood, WV has had a longstanding policy that states: "The Federal Government and several states have enacted gun control laws that restrict the public from owning and possessing certain types...
  • Harry Reid Fathers Two Cubs With Underage Occupy Girl

    01/10/2013 5:50:15 PM PST · by maddog55 · 17 replies
    peoplescube.com ^ | 8/5/2012, 2:12 am
    A "trusted contact" in Washington has sent us this photo, stating that the children in it are the illegitimate offspring of Senator Harry Reid and a young Occupy Movement girl he had intercourse with when she was only 15 years old. According to the source, Senator Harry Reid initially paid to keep her silent, but recently stopped all under-the-table child support. The source claims that "Reid is going to use that money to purchase a plot of land in Nevada, on which he intends to build the most vile of Kapitalist shrines - a casino! A casino to suck...
  • Marine Writes Letter to Sen. Dianne Feinstein: ‘I will not be disarmed’

    01/04/2013 5:17:30 AM PST · by maddog55 · 27 replies
    Guns,com ^ | 1/03/13 | | S.H. Blannelberry
    A letter written by an 8-year Marine veteran to U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein. “I own the guns I own because I acknowledge mankind’s shortcomings instead of pretending like they don’t exist. There are evil men in this world and there just may be a time when I need to do the unthinkable to protect me or my family,” Boston said. Senator Dianne Feinstein, I will not register my weapons should this bill be passed, as I do not believe it is the government’s right to know what I own. Nor do I think it prudent to tell you what I...
  • Gay Marine Pops the Question in the White House

    12/19/2012 2:17:07 AM PST · by maddog55 · 56 replies
    NEWSMAX ^ | Wednesday, 19 Dec 2012 03:15 AM | Stephen Feller
    A U.S. Marine Corps captain proposed to his partner in front of a Christmas tree at the White House Saturday in the first gay engagement to happen there. Capt. Matthew Phelps asked his boyfriend Ben Schock to marry him in the grand foyer of the White House, on the six-month anniversary of their first date, which also was at the White House, reported ABC News. “Our first date was to the White House, so I wanted to propose to him there,” Phelps told ABC News. “When I got invited to the holiday tour — six months to the day that...
  • 45 People Show Up For Attempted ‘Catholics For Obama’ Event In Colorado

    11/03/2012 5:18:03 PM PDT · by maddog55 · 61 replies
    .foxnews.com ^ | 11/03/2012 | unknown
    Denver, Colo., Nov 1, 2012 / 04:03 am (CNA).- The Obama campaign attempted to schedule a rally-like event on a Catholic university campus in the key swing state of Colorado before settling on a dialogue with a co-chair of Catholics for Obama. “Their original intent was to have more of a rally element to it,” said Paul Alexander, director of Regis University's Institute for the Common Good, which hosted the event. “We just felt we couldn’t do a rally, but we felt a healthy dialogue among Catholics was important.” About 45 people attended the Oct. 25 dialogue and small group...
  • Farrakhan chides Obama, rips GOP and Romney in Charlotte

    10/15/2012 2:56:46 PM PDT · by maddog55 · 14 replies
    http://www.mcclatchydc.com ^ | 10/15/2012 | Michael Gordon
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Speaking in Charlotte on Sunday, Louis Farrakhan had this advice for President Barack Obama: Fight. “Mr. President, you’ve got to realize you’re fighting for your presidential life,” the leader of the Nation of Islam told an estimated gathering of 6,000 at Bojangles’ Coliseum. “You’re fighting for your vision of the Democratic Party and the country.” In marking the 17th anniversary of his 1995 Million Man March on Washington, D.C., Farrakhan was scheduled to talk about the economy and a Muslim “blueprint for ending need and want.” But with the Nov. 6 election three weeks away, the 79-year-old...
  • Scientists Find 'Liberal Gene'

    08/26/2012 6:33:19 PM PDT · by maddog55 · 38 replies
    NBC News 7 ^ | Thursday, Oct 28, 2010 | Eric S. Page
    Researchers have determined that genetics could matter when it comes to some adults' political leanings. According to scientists at UC San Diego and Harvard University, "ideology is affected not just by social factors, but also by a dopamine receptor gene called DRD4." That and how many friends you had during high school. The study was led by UCSD's James Fowler and focused on 2,000 subjects from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health. Scientists matched the subjects' genetic information with "maps" of their social networks. According to researchers, they determined that people "with a specific variant of the DRD4 gene...
  • Obama Administration Agrees To Release 4 Taliban Leaders

    08/26/2012 2:44:19 PM PDT · by maddog55 · 73 replies
    NEWSMAX ^ | Sunday, 26 Aug 2012 02:47 | Patrick Hobin
    The Obama administration has tentatively agreed to release four Taliban leaders from Guantanamo prison and allow them to resettle in Afghanistan, Paul Sperry of the Hoover Institution wrote in the New York Post. Sperry, the author of the book “Infiltration,” said that Afghan President Hamid Karzai wants to free some top Taliban commanders who led deadly attacks on American troops when the United States invaded Afghanistan after 9/11. Among the prisoners are some of the “most dangerous detainees remaining at Gitmo,” and include a former Taliban deputy intelligence chief, former interior minister, defense chief and military commander, Sperry wrote. “Shockingly,...
  • New Black Panthers to RNC: Our 'Feet Will Be On Your Motherf***ing Necks'

  • U.S. Navy Starts Search for a Sixth Generation Fighter

    04/18/2012 6:45:23 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 36 replies
    Daily Tech ^ | April 17, 2012 10:47 AM | Shane McGlaun
    New fighter will complement the F-35 The F-35 program is still ongoing and infamously over budget, yet the U.S. Navy is kicking off the early steps in the search for a sixth generation fighter to replace the current F/A-18E/F Super Hornet. This first step in searching for new fighter aircraft is a Request for Information from companies interested in participating with the program. The document reads, "To support OPNAV N98’s request, this is a Pre-Material Development Decision (MDD) market survey for the purpose of determining market interest, feasibility, and capability of potential sources and does NOT constitute a Request for...
  • Ted Nugent Declares ‘I Will Either Be Dead or in Jail’ if Obama Is Re-elected

    04/17/2012 8:20:13 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 94 replies
    Hollywood Reporter ^ | 4/17/2012 | Jordan Zakarin
    Ted Nugent is hitting the pavement for GOP president hopeful Mitt Romney. The rocker called for attendees of the National Rifle Association’s convention to go out and recruit thousands of people to vote for Romney in the coming election. Nugent said, ”Our government is wiping its a– with the Constitution.” During an on-site interview, he also told the crowd, ”We’ve got four Supreme Court justices who don’t believe in the Constitution. Does everybody here know that four of the Supreme Court justices not only determined you don’t have the right to keep and bear arms, four Supreme Court justices signed...
  • DOD: Decision To Dial Back F-35 Production Cost $6 Billion

    04/02/2012 3:44:51 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 6 replies
    InsideDefense.com ^ | March 29, 2012 | Inside Defense
    The Pentagon's recent decisions to dial back F-35 production over concerns about aircraft maturity added $6 billion to the program's total price, according to a new report that forecasts the cradle-to-grave cost of the Joint Strike Fighter to be $1.5 trillion -- a 15 percent increase over last year's $1.3 trillion forecast. In a statutorily required report delivered to Congress today, the Office of the Secretary of Defense provided details of the F-35 program that the Pentagon's acting acquisition executive, Frank Kendall, formally restructured yesterday by approving a new program baseline that incorporates updated cost, schedule and performance estimates for...
  • MASSACRE! Australian Left records worst election result since Federation

    03/25/2012 3:16:01 PM PDT · by maddog55 · 32 replies · 2+ views
    Junk Science ^ | March 24, 2012 | by Editor
    Queensland has decisively rejected Labor, reducing them to a political rump which may not even achieve party status (10 or more seats in the new parliament). While State issues have strong influence in State elections this is a severe repudiation of Labor and its National policies – notably the despised carbon tax and the assault on State revenues through an additional profits tax on mining States’ main exports of coal and iron ore (mainly afflicting Western Australia, Queensland, New South Wales and South Australia). Watch for Federal Labor to blink and delay the proposed carbon tax until the next election...