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  • Chamber of Commerce Blasts Obama on Jobs, Taxes, Regulations

    07/14/2010 11:54:23 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 9 replies
    NEWSMAX ^ | Wednesday, 14 Jul 2010 12:55 PM | Unknown
    One of the most influential U.S. business groups accused President Barack Obama on Wednesday of neglecting job creation and sowing economic uncertainty with burdensome tax and regulatory policies. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce urged Obama and his Democratic allies in Congress to shift their approach to "unlock frozen capital and jolt our economy back to life." The group released the letter before a "Jobs for America" summit it is hosting and on the same day Obama's Council of Economic advisers is releasing a report that shows the president's policies are creating jobs and stimulating the economy. The letter adds to...
  • Ted Nugent: Why Guns Are Good for Freedom

    07/12/2010 9:05:14 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 28 replies
    NewsMax ^ | Monday, 12 Jul 2010 10:02 AM | Ted Nugent:
    In a world increasingly hellbent on abandoning logic and the ensuing escalation of Obama madness, it is clearly time for the maximum celebration of the good old, always reliable Uncle Ted crowbar of logic. I am ThumpMaster, hear me roar. In the otherwise universally recognized perfection of the American experiment in self-government, where evil monsters like Che Guevara and Mao Zedong are routinely worshipped by the very imbeciles that these historical murderers would have slaughtered unhesitatingly, to a community-organizer-in-chief whose terminal rookie agenda is maniacally to spend our way out of debt and drop charges against clear and present criminal...
  • Obama Likens Gulf Disaster to 9/11

    06/14/2010 6:21:05 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 42 replies · 624+ views
    NEWSMAX ^ | Monday, 14 Jun 2010 09:03 AM | Unknown
    President Barack Obama likened the disastrous oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico to the September 11 attacks in an interview published on the eve of his fourth visit Monday to the stricken region. "In the same way that our view of our vulnerabilities and our foreign policy was shaped profoundly by 9/11, I think this disaster is going to shape how we think about the environment and energy for many years to come," he told Politico.com. Obama said he would be making a fresh bid to get Congress to pass a major energy and climate bill. He was quoted...
  • Police seize Ecstacy pills shaped like President Obama, Homer Simpson

    06/14/2010 4:27:48 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 11 replies · 508+ views
    Brownsville Herald ^ | December 02, 2009 3:58 PM | By JARED TAYLOR
    PALMVIEW — Police found a "laundry list" of drugs — from black tar heroin to ecstasy pills shaped like President Obama and Homer Simpson — during a traffic stop Monday morning. The drug bust came after officers received a call of a reckless driver about 10:15 a.m. Monday, said Palmview Police Lt. Lenny Sanchez. A patrol officer caught up with the driver near Minnesota Road and East Expressway 83 frontage road and received consent to search Mario Guadalupe Saenz's vehicle. Inside, police found about 200 ecstasy pills and several Xanax pills, a prescription anti-anxiety drug. The ecstasy pills came in...
  • 'Beat The Imperialist Enemy' Toy and Educational Aid

    06/10/2010 2:30:42 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 3 replies · 39+ views
    The People's Cube ^ | 06/8/2010 | People's Cube
    - Modeled after the beating of Zionist occupiers by peace activists of the Gaza flotilla - Lovingly handcrafted by reformed prisoners of the re-education camp #186, the People’s Democratic Republic of North Korea - Winner of the prestigious Hammer and Popsicle Award For The Advancement of Prepubescent Justice. Boost your child’s imagination with additional imperialist pig figures of a Zionist occupier, Tea Party goer, Generic capitalist exploiter, Fox News broadcaster, Sarah Palin, and more!
  • Scientists stunned as grey whale sighted off Israel

    05/12/2010 2:25:17 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 17 replies · 811+ views
    Yahoo News ^ | Wednesday, May 12 2010 | Yahoo News
    JERUSALEM (AFP) - – The appearance of a grey whale off the coast of Israel has stunned scientists, in what was thought to be the first time the giant mammal has been seen outside the Pacific in several hundred years. The whale, which was first sighted off Herzliya in central Israel on Saturday, is believed to have travelled thousands of miles from the north Pacific after losing its way in search of food. "It's an unbelievable event which has been described as one of the most important whale sightings ever," said Dr Aviad Scheinin, chairman of the Israel Marine Mammal...
  • Health overhaul law potentially costs $115B more

    05/11/2010 12:09:50 PM PDT · by maddog55 · 8 replies · 382+ views
    Brietbart ^ | May 11 02:58 PM US/Eastern | Brietbart
    WASHINGTON (AP) - Congressional budget referees say President Barack Obama's new health care law could potentially add another $115 billion over 10 years to government health care spending. If Congress approves all the additional spending, that would push the 10-year cost of the overhaul above $1 trillion—an unofficial limit the Obama administration set early on. The Congressional Budget Office said Tuesday the added spending includes $10 billion to $20 billion in administrative costs to federal agencies carrying out the law, as well as $34 billion for community health centers and $39 billion for American Indian health care. The additional spending...
  • Outrage: Obama Administration Targets Military for Pay Reductions

    05/10/2010 6:33:35 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 99 replies · 2,759+ views
    NewsMax ^ | Sunday, 09 May 2010 11:27 PM | By: Newsmax Wires
    President Barack Obama – who came to power with the help of government employee unions across the nation – and has lavished on them hundreds of billions in stimulus funds to keep them on federal, state and local payrolls with no strings attached – is moving to cut spending on salaries for military personnel. This weekend the Washington Post headlined story, "Pentagon Asking Congress to Hold Back on Generous Increases in Troop Pay,”, disclosed that the Obama administration is “pleading” with Congress to give military personnel a much smaller increase in pay than proposed by lawmakers. The Pentagon is arguing...
  • Top Ten ow Pass Fly Bys

    04/29/2010 7:00:13 PM PDT · by maddog55 · 2 replies · 433+ views
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    Just watch.... music isn't bad either.
  • New species 'live without oxygen'

    04/09/2010 7:23:26 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 16 replies · 671+ views
    TelegraphUk ^ | Friday 09 April 2010 | Nick Collins
    Three species of creature, which are only a millimetre long and resemble jellyfish encased in shells, were found 2.2 miles (3.5km) underwater on the ocean floor, 124 miles (200km) off the coast of Crete, in an area with almost no oxygen. The animals, named Loriciferans due to their protective layer, or lorica, were discovered by a team led by Roberto Danovaro from Marche Polytechnic University in Ancona, Italy. One of the species has been named Spinoloricus Cinzia, after Dr Danovaro's wife, while the other two, known as Rugiloricus and Pliciloricus, have yet to be formally named. They were found during...
  • Lt. Col. Lakin's letter to his Commander in Chief

    04/08/2010 9:16:11 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 34 replies · 1,455+ views
    World Tribune ^ | Thursday, April 8, 2010 INTELLIGENCE BRIEFING Lt. Col. Lakin's letter to his Commander in Chie | Lt. Col. Lakin
    March 30, 2010 The Honorable Barack Obama President of the United States of America 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Washington, D.C. 20500 Dear Mr. President: For more than seventeen years, I have had the privilege of serving my country as a member of the U.S. Armed Forces, including overseas assignments in imminent danger/combat areas in Bosnia and Afghanistan. ShareThis The United States is an example to the rest of the world of a stable, civilized democratic government where all men are created equal and the rule of law is cherished and obeyed. The U.S. military teaches and promotes the rule of...
  • Court: FCC has no power to regulate Net neutrality

    04/06/2010 9:22:17 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 21 replies · 928+ views
    CNET NEWS ^ | April 6, 2010 8:15 AM PDT | Declan McCullagh
    The Federal Communications Commission does not have the legal authority to slap Net neutrality regulations on Internet providers, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday. A three-judge panel in Washington, D.C. unanimously tossed out the FCC's August 2008 cease and desist order against Comcast, which had taken measures to slow BitTorrent transfers and had voluntarily ended them earlier that year. Because the FCC "has failed to tie its assertion" of regulatory authority to any actual law enacted by Congress, the agency does not have the authority to regulate an Internet provider's network management practices, wrote Judge David Tatel of the U.S....
  • Help Defeat Steny Hoyer in 2010

    03/23/2010 5:21:27 AM PDT · by maddog55 · 10 replies · 422+ views
    Maryland could use some serious help in defeating Steny Hoyer in November... yeah it CAN be done. Charles Lollar for Congress Marylands 5th District http://www.lollarforcongress.com/index.php/home This guy has the potential and I believe is a serious challenger. Lollar is a former Marine officer who spent time overseas in Kosovo and continues to serve in a reserve capacity as an Intelligence Analyst at the Pentagon. Former Charles County Republican Party chairman Charles Lollar is intent on unseating House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer this fall, thus ending the Maryland Democrat’s 28-year run in Congress. “The demographics are different across Prince George’s, Calvert...
  • Global Warming Consensus Reaches 130% with -50% Against

    03/22/2010 4:10:39 PM PDT · by maddog55 · 10 replies · 427+ views
    The Peoples Cube ^ | 1/1/2010, 5:35 pm | By Will Beria 1/1/2010, 5:35 pm
    It's official: the consensus for Man-made Climate Change is now over-unanimous. The results from a recent poll conducted by the Mann-Hansen Group strongly support Man-made Climate Change theories by 130% for to -50% against. This unprecedented result was obtained by counting a 'no' vote as a negative response which is added by subtracting. This also generates a positive feedback raising the pro vote beyond the 100% level. Explained a Mann-Hansen expert, "Yes, the numbers don't exactly add up to 100, a discrepancy we attribute to the carbon offset, as the poll takers, being life forms, have quite a bit of...
  • Poll shows Obama, Dems losing ground

    03/09/2010 2:23:32 AM PST · by maddog55 · 27 replies · 170+ views
    Washington Times ^ | Monday, March 8, 2010 | Washington Times / Unknown
    A majority of Americans say the United States is less respected in the world than it was two years ago and think President Obama and other Democrats fall short of Republicans on the issue of national security, a new poll finds. The Democracy Corps-Third Way survey released Monday finds that by a 10-point margin -- 51 percent to 41 percent -- Americans think the standing of the U.S. dropped during the first 13 months of Mr. Obama's presidency. "This is surprising, given the global acclaim and Nobel peace prize that flowed to the new president after he took office," said...
  • Woman Charged for Squirting Breast Milk at Deputy

    03/09/2010 2:13:00 AM PST · by maddog55 · 18 replies · 273+ views
    A Kentucky woman was charged with assault after she allegedly squirted breast milk into the face of a deputy, sparking online debate Sunday in the local media. Toni Tramel, 31, was arrested Thursday for public intoxication in Owensboro, WYMT-TV reported, but it is what she did next which has attracted headlines. As Tramel changed into an inmate uniform, she squirted a stream of breast milk into the face of the female deputy watching over her. A press release from the Daviess County, Kentucky, Detention Center, said that after the deputy decontaminated herself from the "bio-hazard", Tramel was charged with third...
  • <!-- START Nielsen Online SiteCensus V5.3 -->

    02/25/2010 1:36:38 PM PST · by maddog55 · 9 replies · 411+ views
    When I try to load: http://www.foxnews.com my browser gets hung up on: start-up on "secure-us.imrworldwide.com" When I did page source and a search this site is an online census in their startup and it's affecting how http://www.foxnews.com loads.... and like a lot of folks I don't like any "census" being done without my asking.. Anyone else see this?? !-- START Nielsen Online SiteCensus V5.3 --> !-- COPYRIGHT 2009 Nielsen Online --> script type="text/javascript"> var _rsCI="us-foxnews"; var _rsCG="home"; var _rsDN="//secure-us.imrworldwide.com/"; var _rsPLfl=0; /script> script type="text/javascript" src="//secure-us.imrworldwide.com/v53.js"> noscript> div>img src="//secure-us.imrworldwide.com/cgi-bin/m?ci=us-foxnews&cg=home&cc=1" alt=""/ /div /noscript !-- END Nielsen Online SiteCensus V5.3 -- div id="wrapper"
  • Congressman Derided for Laughing at Suggestion to Recite the Pledge of Allegiance

    02/23/2010 12:54:54 PM PST · by maddog55 · 13 replies · 1,053+ views
    Fox News ^ | February 23, 2010 | By Joshua Rhett Miller - FOXNews.com
    A Republican candidate for Congress in California is calling on U.S. Rep. Xavier Becerra to "clarify his reaction" after the Democrat was caught on a YouTube video laughing at a suggestion that the Pledge of Allegiance be recited prior to a union meeting in Los Angeles. If the Pledge of Allegiance is a laughing matter, then the joke may be on a California congressman. A Republican candidate for Congress in California is calling on U.S. Rep. Xavier Becerra to "clarify his reaction" after the Democrat was caught on a YouTube video laughing at a suggestion that the Pledge of Allegiance...
  • Brazil mayor bans funk, rap music as Carnival begins

    02/12/2010 11:57:39 AM PST · by maddog55 · 11 replies · 360+ views
    Reuters ^ | Fri Feb 12, 2010 2:04pm GMT | Stuart Grudgings
    RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - A mayor of a Brazilian town has banned Carnival revelers from playing funk or rap music during the traditionally free-wheeling celebrations that kick off around the country on Friday. Mayor Jose Neto of Sao Lourenco in southeastern Minas Gerais state told Globo television he was banning songs that incite violence and disrespect authority and wanted to protect more traditional Carnival music, such as samba. Anyone caught listening to funk -- a pounding beat often with sexual lyrics popular in Rio de Janeiro's slums -- or rap during the Carnival period would have to turn it...
  • Obama Hits Lowest Approval Mark

    02/08/2010 12:43:15 PM PST · by maddog55 · 33 replies · 848+ views
    NationalJournal.com ^ | February 8, 2010 12:58 PM | NationalJournal.com
    Independent voters see Pres. Obama in a negative light by a nearly 2-1 margin, according to a new Marist College survey, while almost half of voters say he has failed to meet their expectations. The poll, conducted Feb. 1-3, showed just 44% of registered voters approving of Obama's job as president. 47% disapprove. But among indie voters, Obama's approval rating sits at a terrible 29%, while his disapproval rating is at 57%. Obama's 44% job approval rating is the lowest he has scored in any non-internet poll since moving into the WH, according to a review of data compiled by...