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  • Operation London Bridge: the secret plan for the days after the Queen’s death

    03/16/2017 9:12:29 PM PDT · by naturalman1975 · 68 replies
    The Guardian ^ | 16th March 2017 | Sam Knight
    She is venerated around the world. She has outlasted 12 US presidents. She stands for stability and order. But her kingdom is in turmoil, and her subjects are in denial that her reign will ever end. That’s why the palace has a plan. In the plans that exist for the death of the Queen – and there are many versions, held by Buckingham Palace, the government and the BBC – most envisage that she will die after a short illness. Her family and doctors will be there. When the Queen Mother passed away on the afternoon of Easter Saturday, in...
  • "Nasty Women Vote" Shrieks Nasty Elizabeth Warren

    10/24/2016 12:29:40 PM PDT · by RooRoobird20 · 42 replies
    New York Slimes ^ | Oct 24 2016 | Doug Mills
    Hysterical Elizabeth Warren shrieking in New Hampshire about how "nasty women" women are going to vote and get rid of Donald Trump once and for all. Question: why is she on a big lib college campus in New Hampshire, she should have had the nasty ugly liberal women vote locked up a long time ago.
  • Wanted NY/NJ bomb suspect sued his local police; they PERSECUTED him for being a Muslim

    09/19/2016 7:51:02 AM PDT · by dead · 45 replies
    The prime suspect in the New York and New Jersey bombings sued his local police force and claimed they were persecuting him for being a Muslim. Ahmad Rahami said in a lawsuit that cops in Elizabeth, New Jersey subjected his and his family to discrimination and 'selective enforcement' based on their religion. The family - who used the name Rahimi in the legal papers - claimed that police tried to shut down their chicken restaurant, called First American, too early each night with 'baseless' tickets and summonses. Ahmad, 28, his father Mohammad Sr, 53, and his brother Mohammad, brought the...
  • Breaking: Five Men In Arab Garb Detained in New York En Route to Airport – *Update* More Bombs In NJ

    09/19/2016 1:10:06 AM PDT · by Helicondelta · 81 replies ^ | September 18, 2016
    UPDATE 1:30am – Explosion in New Jersey terminal while bomb squad robot was inspecting a backpack containing “numerous devices”. It was NOT a controlled detonation. Thankfully no-one was hurt, area previously evacuated. ... According to New York Senator Marty Golden, media and eye witnesses, five men dressed in Arab garb have been stopped, and detained, by the FBI. ♦ They were heavily armed in the SUV according to the FBI who also said they discovered bomb making equipment ♦ Police and FBI said that three pipe bombs and two smaller explosive devices were found in Elizabeth, NJ (5 devices) ♦...
  • FRESH BOMB THREAT: Explosion at New Jersey train station day after New York blast

    09/18/2016 10:41:54 PM PDT · by NoLibZone · 87 replies ^ | Sept 18,2016 | By PATRICK CHRISTYS
    AN EXPLOSION has reportedly taken place at a New Jersey train station just a day after a huge blast ripped through New York, injuring 29.
  • Suspicious Package Shuts Elizabeth Train Station Tonight

    09/18/2016 8:43:43 PM PDT · by Mozilla · 7 replies
    Tapinto ^ | 9/18/16 | FRAN SULLIVAN AND KATHY LLOYD
    ELIZABETH, NJ – Police and emergency responders have shutdown train service at the main train station at Broad Street due to a suspicious package found under the nearby bridge tonight, September 18, according to Breaking News Network. The device is being reported as a possible pipe bomb but has not been confirmed at this time. The area including businesses has been evacuated. Elizabeth Police, NJ Transit Police, and Union County Police are investigating. Hazmat has been called in to investigate. Union County Bomb Squad has a robot operating at this time, reported BNN.
  • Suspicious Device Found On Train Tracks In Elizabeth

    09/18/2016 8:44:18 PM PDT · by Revel · 95 replies
    CBS ^ | 9-18-16
    ELIZABETH, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A suspicious device was found on the Northeast Corridor train tracks in Elizabeth, New Jersey, Sunday night. The suspicious item was found in the area of North Broad and Westfield Avenue. Area businesses have reportedly been ordered to shut down and evacuate as bomb technicians have a robot checking the suspicious device. A hazmat team has also been requested to the scene. Police are evacuating and securing the area around the train line. Service has been temporarily suspended between Newark Airport and Elizabeth stations in both directions. ....
  • Help honor the "Hug Lady" who cared for our troops (FReep a Petition!)

    12/26/2015 12:25:20 PM PST · by Marie · 6 replies ^ | Nov, 2015 | Jeffrey Wolf
    This is a petition to honor Miss Elizabeth (the Fort Hood Hug Lady) by posthumously renaming the Fort Hood Deployment center the Elizabeth Laird Deployment Center. Miss Elizabeth has doled out more than half a million hugs to soldiers leaving and coming home from Ft. Hood. She's touched so many lives. For some, her's was the last hug that they had on this earth. For others, her's was the first good thing that happened to them when they got home. She was there days, nights, weekends, holidays... rain or shine, Miss Elizabeth was there for our troops. And she did...
  • "Spirit-Given Faith Greets the Savior" (Sermon for the Fourth Sunday in Advent, on Luke 1:39-56)

    12/19/2015 10:03:52 PM PST · by Charles Henrickson · 1 replies ^ | December 20, 2015 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    "Spirit-Given Faith Greets the Savior" (Luke 1:39-56) We're coming near the end of Advent, and it's time to greet the coming of our Savior, Jesus Christ--not only at Christmas, but also when he comes again. Are you ready? Are you prepared? How will you greet him? Our Gospel reading today shows us how to greet him when he comes. In faith. What does that mean, "in faith"? And where does that faith come from? We'll find that out, too, as the word of the Lord comes to us today, under the theme, "Spirit-Given Faith Greets the Savior." In the Holy...
  • Business as usual for the Queen as she surpasses Victoria and tributes pour for [tr]

    09/09/2015 6:16:25 AM PDT · by C19fan · 18 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | September 9, 2015 | Stephanie Linning
    The Queen today surpasses the record set by her great-great-grandmother Queen Victoria to become Britain's longest-reigning monarch. But rather than mark the milestone with high-profile celebrations, it is business as usual for Her Majesty as she carries out official duties in Scotland. With Prince Philip by her side, the Queen was greeted by cheering crowds as she arrived in the village of Tweedbank, where she opened the new Ł294million Scottish Borders Railway. In a speech to hundreds of well-wishers, the monarch thanked supporters for their 'touching messages of great kindness' on a day she described as a 'milestone', adding it...
  • Britain's new princess named Charlotte Elizabeth Diana

    05/04/2015 11:37:29 AM PDT · by NetAddicted · 43 replies
    Reuters ^ | 5/4/2015 | Andrew Osborn
    (Reuters) - Britain's Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge have named their newborn daughter Charlotte Elizabeth Diana, a choice that honors the baby's late grandmother Princess Diana and her great-grandmother Queen Elizabeth.
  • We helped elect Barack Obama— now we’re calling on Elizabeth Warren.. [HURL ALERT!]

    12/12/2014 2:31:07 PM PST · by Obama_Is_Sabotaging_America · 17 replies ^ | December 12, 2014 | Ready For Warren
    We believed in an unlikely candidate who no one thought had a chance. We worked for him — and against all odds, we won in Iowa. We organized like no campaign had organized before — and won the Democratic primary. We built a movement — and the country elected the first-ever African American president. We know that the improbable is far from impossible.
  • Elizabeth Warren’s List for Progressives Is EERILY SIMILAR to Hitler’s Nazi List

    07/19/2014 10:37:15 PM PDT · by Nachum · 40 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | 7/19/14 | Jim Hoft
    Darling of the far left Sen. Elizabeth Warren released her 11 commandments of progressivism this week during her stop at the Netroots Nation annual conference.The National Journal reported: - “We believe that Wall Street needs stronger rules and tougher enforcement, and we’re willing to fight for it.”- “We believe in science, and that means that we have a responsibility to protect this Earth.”- “We believe that the Internet shouldn’t be rigged to benefit big corporations, and that means real net neutrality.”- “We believe that no one should work full-time and still live in poverty, and that means raising the minimum...
  • Teacher Tapes Students' Mouths Shut During "Quiet Game" The teacher has been fired

    06/06/2014 5:43:34 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 10 replies
    NBC New York ^ | Friday, Jun 6, 2014 | Sheldon Dutes
    A substitute teacher in New Jersey won't be allowed to fill in again at an elementary school after she allegedly taped shut the mouths of several students last week, officials say. Sheldon Dutes reports A substitute teacher in New Jersey won't be allowed to fill in again at an elementary school after she allegedly taped shut the mouths of several students last week, officials say. The teacher was working at the Winfield Scott Elementary School in Elizabeth and placed decorative tape over the mouths of five students during a "quiet game" after lunch, according to parents and officials. One of...
  • Whose Evening Slot Will Megyn Kelly Get When Gretchen and Hasselbeck Get Slots on Fox News?

    07/11/2013 6:24:16 AM PDT · by xzins · 46 replies
    General/Chat | 11 Jul 13 | Xzins
    The word is that Gretchen Carlson is going to Meg Kelly's slot when Meg Kelly moves to some unannounced evening time slot. Apparently, the newly hired Elizabeth Hasselbeck with become the morning Fox on the Fox and Friends couch. Whither goeth Meg Kelley. 1. Not replacing O'Reilley, Hannity, or Greta. Unless one of those are announcing retirement or a new partnership (Hannity and Kelly?), neither of which seems likely to me, then she'll not be replacing those flagship programs for Fox News. 2. That leaves 2 evening slots, one I like but don't watch, and the other of which I...
  • Shocking new theory about Elizabeth I unearthed in historic manuscripts

    06/10/2013 8:46:02 AM PDT · by the scotsman · 51 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 10th June 2013 | Christopher Stevens
    'The bones of Elizabeth I, Good Queen Bess, lie mingled with those of her sister, Bloody Mary, in a single tomb at Westminster Abbey. But are they really royal remains — or evidence of the greatest conspiracy in English history?. If that is not the skeleton of Elizabeth Tudor, the past four centuries of British history have been founded on a lie.'
  • Ex-South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford wins old House seat back after scandal

    05/07/2013 6:12:57 PM PDT · by servo1969 · 91 replies ^ | 5-7-2013 | Associated Press
    CHARLESTON, S.C. – Former Republican South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford revived a scandal-scarred political career by winning back his old congressional seat Tuesday in a district that hasn't elected a Democrat in three decades. The comeback was complete when he defeated Democrat Elizabeth Colbert Busch, the sister of political satirist Stephen Colbert. With 87 percent of the precincts reporting, Sanford had 54 percent of the vote. Sanford, who turns 53 later this month, has never lost a race in three runs for Congress and two for governor. And he said before the votes were counted Tuesday that if he lost...
  • South Carolina 'Tribal', 'A Cult': Esquire Politics Editor

    05/07/2013 1:51:32 PM PDT · by servo1969 · 14 replies ^ | 5-7-2013 | NB Staff
    Have liberals already conceded defeat in today's South Carolina special election? Though polls show the race a true toss-up, some Democrats are attacking not just Republicans, but smearing the entire state as well. During today's Stephanie Miller Show, guest Charlie Pierce of Esquire Magazine slammed the Palmetto State as "tribal", "a cult" and the ultimate dig, "religious"! From the program: [video] STEPHANIE MILLER (07 May 2013): The cogent point in your headline “South Carolina is still South Carolina. JIM WARD: Ha ha ha ha! STEPHANIE MILLER: Obviously the latest poll had Mark Sanford ahead, right? CHARLIE PIERCE: And you know...
  • Queen Elizabeth II Christmas address

    12/27/2012 11:10:13 AM PST · by Vanders9 · 1 replies
    Royal channel ^ | 25/12/2012 | HM the Queen!
    The annual rite of the Queen's Christmas address to Britain and the Commonwealth. Pretty good one this year - Liz excelled herself. The band at the start is the paraorchestra - disabled musicians.
  • "A Blessed Visitation" (Sermon for the Fourth Sunday in Advent, on Luke 1:39-45)

    12/22/2012 7:30:14 PM PST · by Charles Henrickson · 3 replies ^ | December 23, 2012 | The Rev. Charles Henrickson
    “A Blessed Visitation” (Luke 1:39-45)It was a meeting of the moms. Two expectant mothers, one old, one young. One was six months along; the other, newly pregnant. And the fact that they were expecting was totally unexpected! Both of them were pregnant when really neither one of them should have been, under normal circumstances. But these circumstances were anything but normal. What was happening was much better than normal. This meeting of the moms was the visitation of Mary to Elizabeth. Elizabeth was the older woman; Mary, the younger. Elizabeth was in her sixth month; Mary’s pregnancy had just started....
  • Queen Elizabeth's hand washer dies

    09/24/2012 9:46:06 PM PDT · by Daffynition · 83 replies
    M& ^ | Sep 24, 2012
    Britain's Queen Elizabeth's hand washer has died. Peter Houison Craufurd - who held the title Washer of the Sovereign's Hands - performed the role when the 86-year-old monarch was in residence at the Palace of Holyroodhouse, but he passed away last week aged 82, the Daily Telegraph newspaper reports. Speaking in an interview prior to his death, he said: 'We used to have to write to Buckingham Palace to offer to wash the monarch's hands every time they were in residence at the Palace of Holyroodhouse.
  • Rush Archive-Elizabeth Warren Video: One of the Great Teaching Tools on Liberalism

    07/15/2012 8:49:08 AM PDT · by Son House · 7 replies
    Rush Limbaugh Show ^ | September 22, 2011 | Rush Limbaugh
    RUSH: Okay, now you people know, you are well aware one of the reasons you listen is I know liberals. I know them. I know them like every square inch of my gloriously naked body. Dealing with liberals is like dealing with a one-armed lunatic. They're just gonna keep swinging. They're gonna keep fighting no matter what you do. They never go away. And I know what they're gonna do and why they're gonna do it before they do it, and people marvel at this. We have an opportunity now because of the utterance of Elizabeth Warren, she's running against...
  • More Pow Wow Chow Plagiarism From Elizabeth Warren's Husband?

    07/09/2012 10:08:30 AM PDT · by Nachum · 8 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 7/9/12 | Michael Patrick Leahy
    A reader at Professor William Jacobson's Legal Insurrection blog has offered convincing evidence that Elizabeth Warren's husband, Bruce Mann, also contributed a plagiarized recipe to the infamous Pow Wow Chow cookbook. Subtitled A Collection of Recipes from Families of the Five Civilized Tribes: Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Creek & Seminole, the cookbook was edited by Warren's cousin, Candy Rowsey, and first published in 1984. As Breitbart News reported earlier, Ms. Warren contributed at least two recipes to the cookbook that were word for word copies of previously published recipes. Now, it appears her husband may have done the same thing. His...
  • Elizabeth Warren: My Aunt Bea Was White Before She Was Indian

    07/02/2012 9:49:19 PM PDT · by Nachum · 18 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 7/2/12 | Michael Patrick Leahy
    Cherokee genealogist Twila Barnes has caught Elizabeth Warren in yet another lie about her false claims of Native American heritage. When Elizabeth Warren's "Aunt Bea," Bess A. Reed Veneck, died in 1999 at the age of 98, Ms. Warren was listed as the "informant" on the death certificate that identified Aunt Bea as White. Line 14 of the death certificate allowed the informant to specificy the race of the deceased. Presented with the option of selecting "American Indian," "Black," or "White," Ms. Warren chose to identify Aunt Bea's race as White. Thirteen years later, Ms. Warren was telling a different...
  • Elizabeth Warren Lashes Out At “Right-Wing Extremists” Behind Ongoing Cherokee Controversy…

    06/19/2012 9:19:36 PM PDT · by Nachum · 47 replies
    Weasel Zippers ^ | 6/19/12 | zip
    Settle down, Fauxcahontas. (Boston Herald) — On their first day in the Hub, a group of Cherokees hoping to confront Elizabeth Warren over her Native American heritage claims blasted the Democrat for trying to dismiss the ancestry controversy as a non-issue in the Bay State U.S. Senate race. “Poverty, teen suicide, our health care system,” said Cherokee genealogist Twila Barnes in an interview today with the Herald. “Those are issues and those are the people she stepped on and used to benefit and now she says it’s not an issue. Well, of course, to her it’s not an issue because...
  • The Warren Wagon Train Massacre

    06/11/2012 9:03:49 PM PDT · by garjog · 15 replies ^ | 2009 accessed June 11, 2012 | Dennis Muncrief
    There were many Indian massacres or atrocities committed in the nineteenth century that resulted in many more deaths to whites and Indians. This story tells of an incident that was particularly brutal. May 18, 1871, the next day after General Sherman, Gen. Marcy, and their escorts passed over the road between Fort Belknap and Fort Richardson ... a wagon train, loaded with corn, and belonging to Capt. Henry Warren, ... was attacked by Chief Satanta, Satauk, (Satank), Big Tree, and perhaps other chiefs in command of about 100 (Kiowa) warriors, not a great distance from Flat Top Mountain, about half-way...
  • Records: Prof profited by buying, selling homes

    06/02/2012 9:05:05 AM PDT · by izzatzo · 25 replies ^ | 06/02/2012 | Kronenberg/McConville
    Elizabeth Warren, who has railed against predatory banks and heartless foreclosures, took part in about a dozen Oklahoma real estate deals that netted her and her family hefty profits through maneuvers such as “flipping” properties, records show. A Herald review has found that the Democratic U.S. Senate candidate rapidly bought and sold homes herself, loaned money at high interest rates to relatives and purchased foreclosed properties at bargain prices.
  • Has any country ever changed so much in 60 years? Enchanting photos show what life was like...

    06/02/2012 1:08:38 AM PDT · by I still care · 41 replies
    Mail Online ^ | June 1, 2012 | Daily Mail Reporter
    With all eyes on the Jubilee, these enchanting photographs give an insight into what life was like 60 years ago when our Queen came to the throne. Discovered in a photographic agency’s archives, they show a world which moved at an entirely different pace. As L. P. Hartley wrote: ‘The past is a foreign country, they do things differently there.’ So true. Crime levels were a tenth of today’s. There were only 2.5 million cars on the road, as opposed to 25 million now. Few homes had phones and only a tenth owned fridges. But storing food wasn’t a problem as rationing did...
  • Exclusive: Eloped? Elizabeth Warren's Parents Married in Religious Ceremony (Just can't stop lying)

    06/01/2012 11:13:58 AM PDT · by servo1969 · 22 replies ^ | 6-1-2012 | Michael Patrick Leahy
    Last night, in an interview with the Boston Globe, Elizabeth Warren claimed that her parents were forced to elope because her father’s family objected to her mother’s Native American heritage: "In the 1930s, when my parents got married, these were hard issues,’’ Warren said. “My father’s family so objected to my mother’s Native American heritage that my mother told me they had to elope. [emphasis added] Breitbart News has obtained a copy of what it believes to be Warrens' parents’ marriage certificate from Hughes County, Oklahoma, dated January 4, 1932. The marriage took place in Holdenville, Oklahoma, the county seat,...
  • Elizabeth Warren challenged by Cherokee group (demand truth)

    05/31/2012 2:57:11 AM PDT · by Libloather · 33 replies
    Politico ^ | 5/30/12 | MJ LEE
    Elizabeth Warren challenged by Cherokee groupBy MJ LEE | 5/30/12 3:07 PM EDT Updated: 5/30/12 9:47 PM EDT A group of Cherokees have organized and launched a website disputing Elizabeth Warren’s claims to Native American heritage. Some 150 people purporting to be “concerned” members and descendants of three Cherokee tribes have put up a new website called “Cherokees Demand Truth From Elizabeth Warren.” The group is demanding that the Massachusetts Senate candidate come clean about her heritage – a topic that has dominated media coverage of Warren’s bid again incumbent Republican Sen. Scott Brown ever since it was revealed that...
  • We May Have to Pull the Plug on Elizabeth Warren

    05/30/2012 2:33:11 PM PDT · by Nachum · 28 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 5/30/12 | Michael Patrick Leahy
    The news just keeps getting worse for Elizabeth Warren. The Washington Examiner reports today that even the left wing group is admitting they may have to pull the plug on the Elizabeth Warren campaign. Though the article quotes officials as placing their possible abandonment of Warren in the context of an overall decline in contributions, the guarded phrasing sounds on ominous tone for the beleaguered Massachusetts Democrat and candidate for U.S. Senate, who this weekend faces a grass-roots challenge from feisty immigration attorney Marisa DeFranco. According to this afternoon’s article in the Examiner: Without a rush of new...
  • Hmmm, Harvard apparently touted Elizabeth Warren’s status as a Native American in the New York Times

    05/11/2012 11:43:51 AM PDT · by Nachum · 9 replies
    Hot Air ^ | 5/12/12 | Morgan Richmond
    Throughout the controversy over Elizabeth Warren’s claimed Native American ancestry, Warren has maintained she was unaware that Harvard Law School touted her heritage in defense of it’s diversity hiring practices in the 90′s. As reported by the Boston Herald, the Harvard student newspaper The Crimson published at least two contemporaneous articles on this topic which made reference to Elizabeth Warren as a Native American professor, in defense of the Law School. But it turns out this controversy generated ink in more than just the Harvard school paper: it also found it’s way into the New York Times. This is the...
  • Korean War vet shoots intruder inside home

    05/09/2012 7:39:43 AM PDT · by DFG · 12 replies
    Yahoo via AP ^ | 05/09/12 | Staff
    ELIZABETH, Pa. (AP) — Police say an 84-year-old western Pennsylvania man wounded a home invasion suspect with the gun he carried in the Korean War. Elizabeth Township police say 25-year-old Raymond Hiles was captured not long after trying to break into Fred Ricciutti's home early Tuesday morning. Ricciutti tells WPXI-TV ( ) he heard Hiles break a window and then confronted him, firing a single shot that grazed Hiles' neck. Investigators say Hiles was arrested a few blocks away, carrying a screwdriver and a stun gun. He's being held on $100,000 bail on charges including criminal trespass and burglary. Online...
  • Twitter Indian Names for Elizabeth Warran: #ElizabethWarrenIndianNames

    04/30/2012 8:30:56 PM PDT · by Nachum · 12 replies
    Twitter ^ | 4/30/12 | Nachum
    Some of the Indian Names for Elizabeth Warren.... Hiataxa Mooch-A-Hontas Occupy TeaPee Communist Red Hawk A Girl Named Sioux Taxes With Abandon Princess Lunarbat Dances with Commies Dances With Ward Churchill Leftist Buffalo Affordable MedicineMan Act spend your wompum Running Her Mouth Off Sitting Bull-Hockey
  • 'We were the Queen's Coronation Spice Girls!'

    01/22/2012 11:35:45 AM PST · by afraidfortherepublic · 9 replies
    The Daily Mail ^ | 1-22-12 | Sarah Oliver
    It was a photograph that captured the youth, glamour and femininity of what would come to be called the new Elizabethan age. Britain’s 27-year-old Queen had been crowned in Westminster Abbey earlier that day, June 2, 1953, and now she poses for photographs in Buckingham Palace. She is wearing the Imperial State Crown and the exquisite Coronation gown designed by Sir Norman Hartnell. The 21ft ermine-trimmed velvet Purple Robe of Estate flows from her shoulders. She is flanked by her Maids of Honour: six of the country’s most blueblooded young women, all single, beautiful and, like the Queen, wearing gowns...
  • Murder Probe Under Way After Woman's Body Found on Queen Elizabeth's Estate

    01/04/2012 8:10:01 AM PST · by Beowulf9 · 28 replies · 1+ views ^ | January 03, 2012 |
    A murder investigation is under way in England after a woman's body was found on the grounds of Queen Elizabeth's Sandringham country estate. The remains were discovered on the vast estate in Eastern England shortly after 4 p.m. on New Year's Day, according to multiple reports. Sky News reported that the body was found by a member of the public in woodlands in Anmer, a tiny village 115 miles northeast of London that is situated on the 20,000-acre Sandringham estate. The remains were reportedly located about a mile from the main gate to Sandringham House, where the queen spent New...
  • Elizabeth Warren: intellectual fraud

    10/10/2011 10:01:44 AM PDT · by Nachum · 85 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 10/10/11 | Michael Barone
    For those inclined to rhapsodize Harvard Law Professor and now Democratic Senate candidate Elizabeth Warren, it is a salutary experience—as salutary as a cold shower—to read this analysis of Warren’s major politically significant work by Atlantic blogger and brilliant student of economics Megan McArdle. Of Warren’s book The Two Income Trap, McArdle writes ” the deeper problem is that some of her evidence doesn't really support her thesis, and can be made to appear to support her thesis only by making some very weird choices about what metrics to use.” McArdle eviscerates Warren’s
  • Elizabeth Warren and liberalism, twisting the ‘social contract’

    10/05/2011 9:37:55 PM PDT · by Nachum · 12 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 10/5/11 | George F. Will
    Elizabeth Warren, Harvard law professor and former Obama administration regulator (for consumer protection), is modern liberalism incarnate. As she seeks the Senate seat Democrats held for 57 years before 2010, when Republican Scott Brown impertinently won it, she clarifies the liberal project and the stakes of contemporary politics. The project is to dilute the concept of individualism, thereby refuting respect for the individual’s zone of sovereignty. The regulatory state, liberalism’s instrument, constantly tries to contract that zone
  • Setti Warren said to be quitting US Senate race (the OTHER Warren)

    09/28/2011 1:50:37 PM PDT · by raccoonradio · 15 replies
    Bos Globe ^ | 9/28/11 | Noah Bierman
    Newton mayor Setti Warren, whose US Senate campaign has been short on cash and eclipsed by the emergence of Elizabeth Warren, plans to announce tomorrow that he is dropping out, according to an early supporter who received a phone call this afternoon. Setti Warren was initially seen as a potential front-runner. He had worked for US Senator John Kerry and made an impressive initial run for public office in winning Newton’s top job in 2009. But many in Newton questioned whether he was running too soon after being elected mayor. And he had trouble raising money. As of the most...
  • Tax the Rich? Answering Elizabeth Warren

    09/25/2011 7:23:09 AM PDT · by Paladins Prayer · 47 replies · 1+ views
    The New American ^ | Sunday, 25 September 2011 | Selwyn Duke
    Former TARP chairman and Senate hopeful from Massachusetts Elizabeth Warren gave a shot in the arm to “progressives” everywhere this past Wednesday, with a rousing (or is it rabble-rousing?) extemporaneous speech on the virtues of taxing the rich. Her commentary quickly made the rounds on the Web and radio talk shows — and for good reason. Whatever this law professor said, she said it pretty darn well. Hey, If President Downgrade could articulate himself like that, he wouldn’t be in a bigamous relationship with a Teleprompter. Unfortunately, though, style doesn’t connote substance. And Warren’s words, while rousing, were also reality-bending....
  • Elizabeth Warren Video: One of the Great Teaching Tools on Liberalism

    09/25/2011 12:16:49 AM PDT · by Nachum · 12 replies
    Rush Limbaugh ^ | 9/25/11 | Rush Limbaugh
    BEGIN TRANSCRIPT RUSH: Okay, now you people know, you are well aware one of the reasons you listen is I know liberals. I know them. I know them like every square inch of my gloriously naked body. Dealing with liberals is like dealing with a one-armed lunatic. They're just gonna keep swinging. They're gonna keep fighting no matter what you do. They never go away. And I know what they're gonna do and why they're gonna do it before they do it, and people marvel at this. We have an opportunity now because of the utterance of Elizabeth Warren, she's...
  • The Viral Video Of Elizabeth Warren Going After GOP On 'Class Warfare' Charge

    09/21/2011 6:15:26 PM PDT · by Nachum · 67 replies
    Business Insider ^ | 9/21/11 | Zeke Miller
    Massachusetts Senate candidate and Wall Street "Enemy #1" Elizabeth Warren was caught on video last month decrying the GOP's charge that Democrats are engaging in "class warfare." “I hear all this, you know, ‘Well, this is class warfare, this is whatever,’” Warren said. “No. There is nobody in this country who got rich on his own. Nobody. She goes on to describe how the "social contract" helps everyone. “You built a factory out there? Good for you. But I want to be clear: you moved your goods to market on the roads the rest of us paid for; you hired...
  • Did Elizabeth Warren lie to Congress?

    06/17/2011 9:31:03 AM PDT · by Nachum · 14 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 6/17/11 | Jonathan Strong
    Newly obtained documents raise the question of whether Elizabeth Warren, a top aide to President Obama and liberal darling, lied to Congress in downplaying her role in ongoing settlement negotiations over a major legal dispute. Warren, who has said she is “advising” the President on establishing the nascent Consumer Financial Protection Bureau [CFPB] – a new federal agency created by the Dodd-Frank financial reform law that does not obtain any legal authority until July 21 – is actually leading the organization as if it already existed, documents show. Her aggressive push of “CFPB’s view,” as one email puts it, is...
  • The Queen Makes Philip Head Of The Royal Navy

    06/11/2011 12:51:33 AM PDT · by naturalman1975 · 51 replies · 6+ views
    Sky News ^ | 10th June 2011 | Paul Harrison
    On his 90th birthday, the Queen has honoured her husband, the Duke of Edinburgh, with the title of the Lord High Admiral of the Navy - a role that, until now, was hers. The office of the Lord High Admiral dates from the 14th century and has been held by the Queen since 1964. She has now handed it over to her husband as he celebrates his milestone age and in recognition of the fact that he gave up his promising naval career to devote his life to royal duty and support his wife in her role as Sovereign.
  • Elizabeth Warren skips out during House Oversight hearing, claims scheduling conflict

    05/24/2011 6:08:35 PM PDT · by Nachum · 21 replies
    Washington Examiner | 5/24/11 | Philip Klein
    Elizabeth Warren, President Obama's controversial choice to head the new consumer financial regulatory agency, skipped out of a House Oversight hearing before answering questions from two members of the committee, claiming that she had reached an agreement allowing her to leave at that time. But Rep. Patrick McHenry, R-NC, chair of the subcommittee holding the hearing, said no such agreement existed. “You're making this up, Ms. Warren,” McHenry fired back when Warren claimed she only agreed to come under the condition she could leave
  • Years later, Elizabeth Smart's kidnapping trial finally to begin

    10/31/2010 1:16:11 PM PDT · by Nachum · 13 replies
    Deseret News ^ | 10/31/10 | Pat Reavy
    SALT LAKE CITY — In many ways, just looking at Elizabeth and her sister Mary Katherine today tells the story of how long "Elizabeth Smart" has been a household name throughout the nation, and how long their family has waited for justice to be served. Around the world, the picture of Elizabeth in her "missing" poster, of her in her yellow vest jacket with her hair pulled back, became ingrained in people's minds.
  • Elizabeth Warren has office at an agency where she doesn’t work

    10/28/2010 9:53:55 PM PDT · by Nachum · 9 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 10/28/10 | J.P. Friere
    Today Elizabeth Warren is in California talking about the special role technology will play in the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, according to a blogpost on the White House website. Warren touts that she was asked by the president “to get to work starting the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. He was clear about his goal: Level the playing field for American families and fix the broken consumer credit market—and do it as quickly and effectively as possible.” (Snip) The White House has refused to appoint Warren as interim director of the Bureau, even though the legislation creating the agency requires
  • John Edwards’ estranged wife Elizabeth said to be in final stage of cancer fight

    10/17/2010 4:24:44 AM PDT · by Suvroc10 · 26 replies
    Examiner ^ | October 17, 2010 | Marc Schenker
    Democrat John Edwards’ estranged wife Elizabeth is said to be in the final stages of her cancer struggle. The attorney and cancer activist who used to be a stalwart presence beside John Edwards, the one-time, presidential hopeful who always claimed there were "two Americas," now admits that she is losing her fight with advanced breast cancer, according to both reports from insider sources as well as her own comments. Separated from John since earlier this year, Elizabeth was cheated on by her estranged, Democrat husband at the darkest hour in her life—when her breast cancer had returned and was determined...
  • Another day, another Obama czar

    09/16/2010 9:05:00 AM PDT · by Nachum · 24 replies ^ | 9/16/10 | michelle malkin
    “Special adviser” is the new czar. Facing stiff opposition and pointed questions about the left-wing, anti-business advocate that he wanted to nominate as chairman of the new federal consumer financial protection bureau, President Obama once again circumvented the Senate’ constitutional advice and consent role and installed Elizabeth Warren with a wave of his hand: Consumer advocate Elizabeth Warren will help set up a powerful new watchdog agency policing the financial marketplace on behalf of ordinary borrowers and savers, a Democratic official said Wednesday. But it’s unclear whether the Harvard University law professor will end up running the Consumer Financial Protection...
  • Elizabeth Warren To Be Appointed to Help Create Consumer Finance Protection Bureau

    09/15/2010 3:59:27 PM PDT · by Nachum · 9 replies
    abc news ^ | 9/15/10 | MATTHEW JAFFE
    President Obama will select Elizabeth Warren to join the administration in a special advisory role to help form the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, a watchdog agency she first proposed back in 2007. The move, first reported by ABC News' Jake Tapper, gives Warren an important role in creation of the bureau, but avoids, for now, a confirmation fight in the Senate. Her selection will appease a slew of prominent lawmakers, progressives, and labor unions who in recent months have clamored for her nomination to the post. After all, the new agency -- part of the sweeping Wall Street reform...