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  • Sununu warns: Don't let Trump debate, will turn into 'reality show'

    06/25/2015 4:46:50 AM PDT · 46 of 52
    olezip to Red Steel
    John Sununu, who was former President George H.W. Bush's top aide, told PoliticKING host Larry King that the party would be making an error to let Trump participate and not long-time politicians such as Ohio Gov. John Kasich and South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham.

    Why are so many people, left and right, so afraid of Trump?

    He sounds like a winner to me. He describes major, major failures of this country in trade, immigration, jobs creation, etc. He is a man of great accomplishment. He loves our country.

    We desperately need a leader who can take us from Third World status back to being the greatest country on this earth.

  • Why Donald Trump Is the Rachel Dolezal of American Politics

    06/21/2015 3:50:52 PM PDT · 15 of 67
    olezip to nickcarraway
    Donald Trump will never be president, and Rachel Dolezal will never be a black woman. They know that, and we know that, and they know that we know that. But the maelstrom of cable news appearances and trending Twitter hashtags surrounding the unlikely duo guarantees that they will starve out the candidates and issues that matter.

    What utter nonsense! I detect wishful thinking, fear, loathing, and envy in yet another shallow attempt to disparage Donald Trump.

    Our country needs someone like Trump to return us from third world status to the greatest country in the history of the world.

    Looking forward to see how this evolves.

  • CBO: Repealing ObamaCare would cost $137 billion

    06/20/2015 4:45:54 AM PDT · 33 of 55
    olezip to Libloather
    Striking down Obamacare, as the federal insurance program is called, would increase the nation's budget deficit by a net $137 billion over a 10-year period, according to the nonpartisan CBO, which analyzes budgetary and economic issues on behalf of lawmakers.

    Keeping Obamacare would increase the nation's budget deficit by a net $137 trillion over a 10-year period, and degrade healthcare in this country to the third world level.

  • Here We Go Again: Left Pounces on Gun Control in Wake of Charleston Tragedy

    06/20/2015 3:12:53 AM PDT · 46 of 52
    olezip to Kaslin
    Less than 24-hours after a racist young white man killed nine black members of the Emanuel A.M.E. Church in Charleston, South Carolina Wednesday night, the left took the opportunity to immediately politicize the tragedy with a push for more gun control.

    This statement is more evidence that leftists have disordered minds. They focus on an inanimate object instead of offering sympathy and condolences to the innocent victims, instead of finding out more about the alleged perpetrator, instead of connecting the dots between the hateful rhetoric of people like Sharpton and other race baiters.

    Instead they spew forth the usual nonsensical and deeply flawed concept of somehow taking away all guns from all people. In reality they will just take away guns from law abiding citizens.

    They want to punish the innocent and reward the guilty with their short sighted and shallow "solution."

  • Trump for President – Sorry, Nope!

    06/19/2015 4:02:20 PM PDT · 35 of 67
    olezip to VA Voter
    Trade is not our problem, debt is.

    Very weak argument because trade can mitigate or eliminate our debt problem, do you not agree?

    Right now this country of ours needs someone like Donald Trump to move our country from its current third world status, so we can return to being the greatest country in the world.

  • Hillary on Charleston: Inflammatory political rhetoric like Trump’s

    06/19/2015 11:51:02 AM PDT · 14 of 16
    olezip to Kaslin
    I think he is emblematic. So I want people to understand, it’s not just him, it’s about everybody. The second thing is guns. Let’s just cut to the chase – it’s guns.”

    I hope that Hillary Clinton keeps talking like that! Even the low information voters will start to question her qualifications and suitability for public office.

  • Trump: I'll spend "whatever it takes" to win

    06/18/2015 9:36:26 AM PDT · 12 of 103
    olezip to Gollum24
    Donald Trump tells Howie Carr his willing to spend "whatever it takes" to win the presidency.

    Donald Trump may be what this country needs to lead us from third world status back to being the greatest country in the history of mankind.

  • Pope Francis calls out Obama on climate change, says world must abandon fossil fuels

    06/18/2015 6:47:42 AM PDT · 46 of 80
    olezip to bestintxas
    But the document does blame mankind, and specifically the burning of oil, gas and coal, for the devastating effects of global warming, which Francis says already are clear to anyone paying attention.

    Mankind has nothing to do with climate change.

    Removing the paid propagandists from the U.N. panel of climate scientists, would result in the finding that it is at least 99.99 percent probable that global warming since 1950 is NOT caused by human activities.

    Real scientists know the difference between weather variability and climate change. Climate change is a change in the statistical distribution of weather patterns when that change lasts for an extended period of time (i.e., hundreds to thousands to millions of years).

    There is no real science that supports man made "global warming."

    Our Molten Core, the Earths Magnetic Field, the Moon, Sunspots (or Solar activity) and the timing of the Solar activity, our orbital relationship to the Sun among many other variables determine the Climate. Mankind and our activities in perspective have had no measurable effect on the Earths Climate.

    Yes, it is true that mankind has the responsibility to husband our resources and to protect our environment. Yes, it is true that we continue to have excessive waste and irresponsible use of our resources by certain governments in certain parts of the world. Condemning mankind and free enterprise is not justified.

  • White or Black, Girls Go Wild Without Fathers

    06/15/2015 3:04:15 AM PDT · 5 of 20
    olezip to Kaslin
    I blame her father, Larry Dolezal. I blame him in order to make a bold point: we must stop blaming the police, sexism, racism or even our own children every time our children go wild. Instead, we need to develop, hold accountable and appreciate great fathers.

    The blame game is a weak argument. This is an unsupported assertion without evidence of the role of her father during her formative years, say birth until teens.

    Blaming the parents is silly. Maybe the parents were waiting to see if anyone even cared to connect the dots and ask them. Many organizations made zero effort to validate her claims. Not a single decision maker checked anything about her claimed background. Finally the parents stepped forward.

    We live in a crazy world!

  • Senator Jeff Sessions: "We can't continue to keep passing massive pieces of legislation"

    06/12/2015 7:04:32 AM PDT · 13 of 35
    olezip to xzins
    "We can't continue to keep passing massive pieces of legislations and laws we're required to live under without knowing what's in them.

    Passing legislation without reading or properly debating must STOP today!

    What ever is WRONG with the Republicans?

    Is there no adult supervision in our legislative body? Is there no common sense in our legislative body? Is there no need for the consent of the governed?

  • Hotel Mogul Kicked Out of Bar Over Ted Cruz Affiliation

    06/12/2015 3:25:16 AM PDT · 48 of 83
    olezip to nickcarraway
    Customer Evan Lobel said, “One guy got up and asked him what the rationale was to have dinner with Cruz. They got kind of heated and before you knew it, there was a lot of people yelling.” We’re told owner P.J. McAteer asked them to leave the bar and threatened to call police.

    The LGBT community has nothing but bullying to wreck its way to chaos.

    The Democrats, this administration, unions, and the gay lobby are nothing but a bunch of bullies. So far they have been successful with that NAZI tactic.

  • Nations warn time running short to prepare Paris climate deal

    06/11/2015 4:55:49 PM PDT · 6 of 9
    olezip to Oldeconomybuyer
    The U.N. panel of climate scientists says it is at least 95 percent probable that most global warming since 1950 is caused by human activities, led by burning fossil fuels.

    Removing the paid propagandists from the U.N. panel of climate scientists, results in the finding that it is at least 99 percent probable that most global warming since 1950 is NOT caused by human activities.

    Real scientists know the difference between weather variability and climate change. Climate change is a change in the statistical distribution of weather patterns when that change lasts for an extended period of time (i.e., hundreds to millions of years).

    There is no real science that supports man made "global warming."

    Our Molten Core, the Earths Magnetic Field, the Moon, Sunspots (or Solar activity) and the timing of the Solar activity, our orbital relationship to the Sun among many other variables determine the Climate. Mankind and our activities in perspective have had no measurable effect on the Earths Climate.

  • College pushes to honor terrorist who executed wounded cop [Isaiah 5]

    06/10/2015 1:21:41 PM PDT · 11 of 14
    olezip to Jan_Sobieski
    At least 60 faculty and staff members at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, have signed a petition demanding that the Catholic college keep a mural of a cop killer and an FBI designated terrorist on a wall in the Gender and Sexuality Resource Center.

    Marquette University should accept the resignation of those 60 faculty and staff members, and close their useless departments.

    Not sure where they should be deported.

  • British Artists Call to Boycott London Israeli Film Festival

    06/08/2015 4:12:18 PM PDT · 12 of 19
    olezip to Eleutheria5
    A group of 40 British filmmakers and artists have sent an open letter to The Guardian on Monday calling for the Curzon and Odeon cinema chains to stop screenings of an Israeli film festival opening in London this week.

    I did not know that 40 British filmmakers and artists were anti-semetic! Are there any that are not?

    Has Britain been that influenced by Islam and Arab money that they now openly proclaim hatred toward Israel?

  • The Quinn in the Morning Show with Jim Quinn - June 5, 2015

    06/05/2015 3:05:35 AM PDT · 3 of 19
    olezip to sneakers

    What happened to Quinn and Rose?

  • Hillary Clinton plays to raucous but HALF-EMPTY arena at black university as she claims opponents...

    06/05/2015 3:03:34 AM PDT · 17 of 38
    olezip to Libloather

    Hillary lacks charisma. Her messages are boring, that is, tedious and repetitious. It looks like her strategy is to survive as the choice Democrat nominee, and get her name on the ballet.

    Many, many low information voters are ready to vote for her because she held important positions like Senator and Secretary of State. Plus she earned the right to be President because she was the First Lady. These “voters” could care less about the “details” of her “alleged” scandals.

    If Hillary is the nominee all she has to do is to get out the vote by ensuring early registration, elongate the voting period from one day to twenty days, allow early voting, etc. We are Venezuela!

  • Pew Poll: 72% support letting illegals stay in the U.S. — including 56% of Republicans

    06/05/2015 2:52:42 AM PDT · 58 of 61
    olezip to SeekAndFind
    Fifty-six percent of GOPers support letting illegals stay … even though 58 percent see it as a reward for wrongdoing.

    Illegals have been here for thirty or forty years! The issues are our open borders, dealing with convicted felons filling our jails, widespread diseases brought in by illegal aliens, gang members, drug cartels, and related.

    Bail out the muck and fix the leaks before dealing with the working undocumented visitors. That is, deport the criminals and gang members, and secure our borders.

    Then take whatever time it needs to develop compassionate and fair policies for those already here. Include legal immigrants in the policy development to ensure it is fair to those who did not jump the line.

    It cannot be difficult to sort out the debris from the hard workers, because the debris are already in jail, are gang members, and criminals.

  • NOAA Changes Temperature Data to Eliminate Warming ‘Hiatus’ to Conform to Global Warming Theory

    06/04/2015 5:24:07 PM PDT · 12 of 20
    olezip to UMCRevMom@aol.com
    Scientists at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) have been caught jiggering the temperature data in order to wipe out the well-known 15-year warming hiatus so that their new data will continue to affirm the global warming theory, a report says.

    Just who are these NOAA "scientists?" And what are their credentials, we wonder?

  • UN Climate Regime Must Bypass U.S. Congress, French Govt Says

    06/04/2015 10:59:35 AM PDT · 9 of 31
    olezip to detective
    United Nations and its member regimes must sidestep the U.S. Constitution and the American people’s elected representatives to save the world from global warming, declared French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius (shown).

    United Nations and its member regimes must sidestep the U.S. Constitution and the American people’s elected representatives to save the world from something that is NOT happening. Climate change takes hundreds of years, and is caused by the Sun.

    Maybe the communist UN is talking about weather, and a back door way to implement totalitarianism.

  • House Committee Drops Funding for State Department Climate-Change Programs

    06/04/2015 9:53:45 AM PDT · 4 of 9
    olezip to rktman
    An appropriations bill for the State Department and foreign operations, released Tuesday, excludes funding for three major climate initiatives – the Green Climate Fund, the Clean Technology Fund, and the Strategic Climate Fund – and also removes funding for the U.N.-backed Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).

    This is an encouraging start. We shall see what happens in the end. That is, the "end" is the signed federal budget.

  • ESPN criticized for rewarding Caitlyn Jenner over cancer-fighting hoopster (GOOD!)

    06/03/2015 3:53:46 PM PDT · 21 of 48
    olezip to God luvs America
    But now some are crying foul over ESPN’s decision to choose Jenner, 65, instead of Mount St. Joseph basketball player Lauren Hill, who courageously battled brain cancer while staying on the university team.

    According to doctors, transexuals are mentally ill and desperately need treatment. Selecting someone who clearly is mentally disturbed over a genuine courageous athlete demonstrates the hypocrisy and bias of ESPN.

    Who do they think that they are fooling?

  • Poll: Three in Four Americans Support Voter ID

    06/03/2015 3:46:50 PM PDT · 18 of 24
    olezip to jazusamo
    Despite Democratic charges that conservative states and politicians are engaging in discrimination by demanding that voters show identification, more than three-quarters of likely voters believe photo ID laws are needed.

    It is beyond stupidity to claim that ANYONE who demands that voters show identification is racist. This is especially annoying because Democrats demand photo ID before one can participate in their meetings, even if the meeting is about voter ID.

  • Netanyahu: All You Need to Know About BDS Is It Doesn’t Boycott ISIS [Jeremiah 30]

    06/03/2015 12:12:05 PM PDT · 3 of 8
    olezip to Jan_Sobieski
    The National Union of Students in Britain voted Tuesday to join the BDS movement to boycott Israel. The move has little practical effect but is an important propaganda victory for the Boycott Israel movement.

    The British government, along with France and several other countries,...

    The National Union of Students, the British government, along with France and several other countries, are all on a sure path to self-destruction. Or should we say on the way to Sharia Law as a part of the Islamic State.

    Not sure if that is what they want, but their anti-semitic politics are being dictated by outside countries it looks to me when I connect the dots.

  • Parents sue school district over prayers at school events

    06/03/2015 2:49:01 AM PDT · 20 of 21
    olezip to digger48
    Jim and Nichole Bellar filed the lawsuit over the prayers at events in the River Forest Community School Corp. after they say their son was ostracized after raising objections

    Why are these people so afraid of the cross? Are they people who want to force their will on everyone else?

  • Enough with the Holy Founders' Undemocratic Constitution

    06/01/2015 4:46:44 AM PDT · 21 of 51
    olezip to 2ndDivisionVet
    U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders in a foreword to the book Dollarocracy wrote that, “we cannot govern our own affairs when our national, state, and local debates are bought and sold by billionaires, who use thirty-second commercials to shout down anyone who disagrees…

    This is an unsupported assertion. All that follows is nonsensical.

    Thanks to our God-inspired Constitution the United States of America became the most powerful country on Earth. The USA has drifted away from God and from defending our Constitution. Progress has been in the wrong direction since Carter took office.

    We now have rampant corruption and chaos that is not even recognized as such. Some leader has to connect the dots and take corrective action. This will not be easy given the warped, twisted, and self centered thinking of too many of today's voters, IMO.

    The pool of low information voters is increasing.

  • Climate Change a Security Issue, McCain Says [2007]

    05/28/2015 2:42:17 AM PDT · 36 of 53
    olezip to ObamahatesPACoal
    Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) cast global warming and America's dependence on foreign oil as national security issues in a speech on energy policy yesterday, the last of three addresses designed to outline the foundation of his soon-to-be announced presidential campaign.

    I do not think that many politicians really know the difference between climate and weather. The words are NOT interchangeable!

    Climate is the average weather in a place over many years. While the weather can change in just a few hours, climate takes hundreds, thousands, even millions of years to change.

    Yes, the Earth has been experiencing climate change for billions of years. No, mankind has nothing to do with climate change; the Sun has everything to do with climate change, no matter what lawyers, politicians, and alchemists are being paid to tell you!

  • Surprise school sports legislation stirs up critics in Wisconsin (non-public school kids get access)

    05/25/2015 10:35:32 AM PDT · 50 of 57
    olezip to Cincinatus' Wife
    "For that to be done in a sneaky, behind the scenes fashion and passed at 1:30 in the morning without any discussion ... that's a problem," said Larry Kaseman, executive director of the Wisconsin Parents Association.

    This statement is nonsensical psycho-babble! All tax payers should have access to public education facilities and programs. It is THAT simple.

  • LA Restaurateurs Think the $15 Minimum Wage Hike Spells Doom for the Industry

    05/25/2015 2:43:40 AM PDT · 47 of 60
    olezip to nickcarraway
    We don't disagree with the increase of the minimum wage, we are asking that they take tips into consideration as part of the process."

    Unfortunately for the industry, they are dealing with pencil necked bureaucrats who understand not the economic system.

    The destruction of the food industry is but another step toward eliminating the middle class, a goal of totalitarian governments.

  • Pro-Gay Marriage Senator: Irish Vote Will Lead To Change Like Soviet Revolution

    05/23/2015 3:32:29 PM PDT · 29 of 36
    olezip to 2ndDivisionVet
    A pro-gay marriage Irish Senator has told journalists at Dublin Castle he hopes today’s vote will lead to change across the world, just as Ireland inspired the Bolshevik revolution of 1917.

    Which countries want to join Sodom, or would they prefer Gomorrah for their new name?

    Has the entire globe been dumbed down? What kind of twisted and warped logic equates men and women?

  • Jeb Bush says there's 'not a shred of evidence' NSA surveillance violated civil liberties

    05/21/2015 1:33:02 PM PDT · 75 of 76
    olezip to jimbo123
    "There's not a shred of evidence that anybody's civil liberties have been violated by it. Not a shred," Bush said Thursday in New Hampshire, in comments after a breakfast organized by the Concord Chamber of Commerce, according to the Huffington Post.

    Hillary Clinton has been using that line for the past thirty years! Maybe Jeb would do better on the Democratic ticket with Hillary. Not sure which one should be the Vice President.

  • Majority Of Dems OK With Criminalization Of Hate Speech

    05/21/2015 11:22:15 AM PDT · 46 of 47
    olezip to Ohioan
    What happened in Baltimore, the other week, was very similar to the Crystal Night riots in Germany in 1938, where shops were not only looted and destroyed; but those who controlled Law enforcement actually protected the organized thugs.

    There are some reports that a few law enforcement employees actually participated in the looting.

    Satan loves chaos!

    There are too many parallels to the state of society today in the USA and Weimar Germany in terms of widespread homosexuality, growing government repression, and discord.

    Not sure whether we are totally clueless as to how human societies function or that the totalitarian types really do not care because they want to force their version of Utopia onto everyone else!

  • Majority Of Dems OK With Criminalization Of Hate Speech

    05/21/2015 8:22:34 AM PDT · 19 of 47
    olezip to aimhigh
    A poll released Wednesday by the online pollster YouGov has found that a plurality of the American public, as well as a majority of Democrats, support limiting the First Amendment to allow a ban on hate speech.

    The left is getting more ugly every day!

    The purpose of the First Amendment is to protect "offensive" speech. It is not needed to protect everyday speech.

    Now the Socialist Democrats, Marxists, Communists, and other leftists want to parse free speech to separate out that which they do not want to hear.

    We already have speech police who condemn something someone said ten years ago. Is this not insanity? Are we headed to chaos? Are we "there" yet?

  • Common Core-Approved Workshop Teaches Sympathy for Hamas

    05/20/2015 2:51:23 AM PDT · 6 of 13
    olezip to Nachum
    The “Whose Jerusalem?” curriculum was created by Boston University professor Carl Hobert, who describes the goal of his program as “educational civil disobedience, where students are learning about the Middle East and they’re putting pressure on our government to create a Palestinian state.”

    To me, teaching civil disobedience is akin to trading land for peace.

    Teaching civil disobedience in the 1960s has led to today's corrupt and lawless government. We have criminals in the administration, with the will of the people being ignored.

    We have the Clinton Crime team. We have open borders, ignoring laws on the books. We have initiatives to mock the family and to persecute Christians.

    All this in the name of civil disobedience.

  • Activist Emma Sulkowicz Carries Her Mattress to Columbia University Graduation

    05/20/2015 2:36:04 AM PDT · 19 of 83
    olezip to rickyrikardo
    Student activist Emma Sulkowicz made headlines last fall, pledging to carry her mattress around Columbia University’s campus until the administration expelled her alleged rapist, Paul Nungesser. That didn’t happen.

    Would you hire someone this irrational? Maybe she could work for the New York Times.

  • Kerry: Internet 'Needs Rules to Be Able to Flourish and Work Properly'

    05/18/2015 12:52:52 PM PDT · 35 of 71
    olezip to Mariner
    In a speech today in South Korea, Secretary of State John Kerry said that the Internet "needs rules to be able to flourish and work properly." This, according to Kerry, is necessary even for "a technology founded on freedom."

    I think that most knowledgeable people would agree that the internet already is able to flourish and work properly. Why does the internet need more rules? How is it not flourishing and working properly? Is the internet not already founded on freedom?

    Does John Kerry want to get rid of Drudge, and other reliable and effective sources of information like Free Rupublic? Is that what he is saying?

  • Loyola professor who called slavery 'not so bad' loses lawsuit against New York Times

    05/13/2015 3:15:59 AM PDT · 2 of 13
    olezip to Oliviaforever
    A federal judge in New Orleans has thrown out a lawsuit filed against the New York Times by a Loyola University economics professor who had accused the newspaper of libel.

    Is it not true that some slaveowners treated their slaves as family? That is, they kept them together, called the doctor when they were sick, encouraged them to go to church, rested on Sundays, etc. How many slaves stayed on the plantation, earning a wage after the end of the civil war?

    Or, is it that actual facts and statistics that portray the institution [slavery] other than vicious, depraved and monstrous, are unacceptable? Is this where we are today?

  • Hillary Clinton is probably the best qualified presidential candidate ever

    05/12/2015 9:17:23 AM PDT · 88 of 106
    olezip to Oldeconomybuyer
    But we do know she is probably the best qualified presidential candidate ever, at least when it comes to checking off relevant boxes.

    Only a Court Jester would write such psycho-babble!

  • Van Susteren: Geller Was "Mocking An Entire Religion Of Muslims"

    05/11/2015 4:38:08 AM PDT · 21 of 74
    olezip to Biggirl
    Sunday on ABC’s This Week With George Stephanopoulos,” Fox News’ Greta Van Susteren discussed the terror attack in Texas last week at Pam Geller’s “Draw Mohammed” art contest and said Geller was “mocking an entire religion of Muslims.”

    Greta is just going along with the guidance provided by the Arab ownership share of Fox. She has forgotten that the First Amendment is to protect abusive speech. The First Amendment is not needed to protect non controversial speech or popular culture.

  • Dear Bill O'Reilly: Jesus Insulted Religion A Lot More Than Pamela Geller Has

    05/08/2015 11:20:50 AM PDT · 20 of 51
    olezip to Opinionated Blowhard
    Bill O’Reilly gives opinionated blowhards everywhere a bad name.

    Bill O’Reilly needs to study the constitution, and try to understand the purpose of the First Amendment. It was adopted to protect abusive speech. It was not adopted to protect non controversial speech.

    He needs to take a time out to reflect on how he can reform and get away from being an opinionated blowhard.

  • Walker’s vicious college-tuition scam: reason why higher-ed budget cuts are so devastating

    05/08/2015 9:54:10 AM PDT · 18 of 74
    olezip to Cincinatus' Wife
    Nationwide, the total impact of these cutbacks is breathtaking. Between 2008 and 2013, states cut a total of $16 billion, adjusted for inflation, from their higher education budgets, even as enrollments rose more than 11 percent. Funding per student dropped even more dramatically, falling by more than 27 percent, or about $2,500 per student.

    Nothing in that statement about the efficacy and cost effectiveness of our college system. I believe that we can cut university funding another 60% with zero impact on productive education that matters.

    All we have to do is eliminate the useless wasteful, and counter productive courses, administration, and activities on campus. That is, return to the basics of what a college education should be all about.

  • Our View: It's time we started talking about slavery reparations

    04/30/2015 3:11:23 AM PDT · 94 of 145
    olezip to 2ndDivisionVet
    The concentrations of black populations in urban centers are the result of generations of racist policies on housing, banking, education, employment and criminal justice.

    No need to read beyond this UNSUPPORTED assertion.

    Democrats have failed at social justice. Misguided government policies have failed at equality, have failed at accountability.

    Misguided government policies have competing constituencies engaged in street battles. These low information voters fail to acknowledge or explore the “root causes” caused by decades of costly and ineffective policies. Fatherless homes are the rule. Children are taught dependency and hate. Can anyone connect the dots?

    All of these counterproductive initiatives were imposed by Democratic mayors and city leaders.

    Is there anybody out there who has ears to hear?

  • Md. rep: 'Baltimore can happen anywhere'

    04/29/2015 7:27:23 AM PDT · 35 of 71
    olezip to C19fan
    Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.), who represents part of Baltimore, said Wednesday that the anger that has been on display in the city this week could occur anywhere in the country.

    Cummings forgot to add that it could happen anywhere Democrats control the cities. Not likely to happen elsewhere.

    Highly questionable Democrat policies have failed at social justice, equality, accountability, and created chaos. As a result low information voters engage in street battles.

    Elijah Cummings (D) and other leftists fail to explore “root causes” because such includes decades of failed policies imposed by Democratic mayors and city leaders.

  • Joe Biden Claims That ‘No President Has Done More To Support Israel’s Security Than Obama’

    04/26/2015 2:05:22 PM PDT · 10 of 33
    olezip to presidio9
    “No President has ever done more to support Israel’s security than President Barack Obama.”

    A truthful quote for Joe would be:

    No President has ever done more to undermine Israel’s security than President Barack Obama.

  • This is How Ted Cruz Says He’ll Win the Middle By Running Right

    04/21/2015 6:04:20 PM PDT · 45 of 46
    olezip to Samurai_Jack
    Essentially The Communist Left has coopted the entire democrat party which is now pretty much a Zombie of what it used to be.

    Looks to me like the Republican establishment has not yet noticed or changed their tactics to effectively counter this dramatic change in the Democrat Party.

  • Almost 4 years after MF Global failed, Jon Corzine is reportedly getting ready for a comeback

    04/20/2015 4:47:12 AM PDT · 8 of 29
    olezip to dinodino
    This is astonishing. Corzine should be in a Federal pen!

    At a minimum he should be in an orange jump suit awaiting trial. But Democrats can do no wrong!

  • Rubio, Norquist Push Back Against Anti-Immigration Groups

    04/20/2015 2:54:39 AM PDT · 7 of 52
    olezip to ObamahatesPACoal
    Several prominent Republicans are trying to push immigration restrictionist groups to the fringe of the debate by challenging their conservative credentials and attacking their stance on population control, The Washington Post reports.Several prominent Republicans are attempting to change the subject of the debate on illegal immigration.

    The common sense approach is to stop the influx of illegal immigrants by closing our borders. Deport convicted criminals now filling and overflowing our jails.

    And then deal with those already here by taking the time to develop a policy acceptable to the American people and to those who followed the rules (legal immigrants).

    Changing the subject with psychobabble will not work, and is unbecoming.

  • This is How Ted Cruz Says He’ll Win the Middle By Running Right

    04/20/2015 2:47:22 AM PDT · 22 of 46
    olezip to Samurai_Jack
    I wouldn’t take anyone serious that figured that Ronald Reagan was ‘palatable’ to the left.

    I thought that Reagan was "palatable" to the left in the sense that he was consistent and predictable. Furthermore, Reagan worked with the left to get his budget priorities approved. So it cost him (and us taxpayers) more because the left got their funding, too.

    The MSM hated him and still does.

  • Jeb Bush Pushes Republicans to Cave to Obama Executive Amnesty, Approve Loretta Lynch!

    04/17/2015 3:01:37 AM PDT · 26 of 33
    olezip to gwgn02
    Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush has joined Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid in calling for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to abandon his pre-election promise to fight President Obama’s executive amnesty by holding a vote to confirm U.S. Attorney Loretta Lynch as Attorney General.

    Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, Hillary's running mate for POTUS, has joined Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid in calling for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to abandon his pre-election promise to fight President Obama’s executive amnesty by holding a vote to confirm U.S. Attorney Loretta Lynch as Attorney General.

  • Protests for $15-an-hour wages set to expand Wednesday

    04/15/2015 5:22:00 AM PDT · 10 of 18
    olezip to Oldeconomybuyer
    The Fight for $15 campaign is being spearheaded by the Service Employees International Union and began in late 2012 with fast-food workers.

    What are these employees offering to improve productivity and sales to pay for their demands for increased pay? Are they that much of a low information, dumbed down worker, that they have no concept of basic economics and cause and effect?

    Where do they suppose the extra money will come from? Do they expect the company to somehow pay them from their "obscene" profits? Do they have a clue on the business risks and efforts companies exercise to make a profit at all?

    Clueless, selfish, and mean spirited unions have destroyed many companies.

  • Graham reverses course on interim Iran deal (Another stab in the back)

    04/10/2015 7:52:01 AM PDT · 4 of 8
    olezip to C19fan
    Graham, who is considering a run for president, said Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation” that current nuclear talks with Iran should be suspended, with the temporary deal remaining in effect until President Obama leaves the White House in 2017.

    Did Senator Graham say which party he would be representing if he ran for President?