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  • DCCC: The Official 2014 Thanksgiving Cheat Sheet

    11/26/2014 1:05:35 PM PST · by iowamark · 58 replies
    DCCC ^ | 11/26/2014
    Here’s the one thing you need when your Tea Party relative starts an argument this Thanksgiving: The Official 2014 Thanksgiving Cheat Sheet!President Obama has achieved incredible progress for the United States. This Thanksgiving, show President Obama you have his back. Share this Cheat Sheet with your family and friends!
  • Mary Landrieu Campaign: Using 'Hate' TV ads against Bill Cassidy

    11/25/2014 8:23:31 PM PST · by topher · 14 replies
    TV Ads aired by Mary Landrieu after November 4th Election | 25-November-2014 | vanity based on Campaign ads
    At least one of the ADs can be found at The RealBillCassidy.com website The other is based on 'pieces' of video of Cassidy from Google. There is not much on 'Campaign Issues' in these ads, which is truly said. Maybe Mary Landrieu is banking on the STUPIDITY of Voters in these ads. Though there is a Bill Cassidy AD (not by Bill Cassidy) that pokes fun at Mary Landrieu using a Spelling Bee, this ad is based on the issues. Mary Landrieu is portrayed in a professional way with no 'funny pictures' of Mary. On the other hand, the Landrieu...
  • Andrew Klavan: How the Media See the Midterms (video)

    11/25/2014 5:17:46 AM PST · by servo1969 · 4 replies
    TruthRevolt.org ^ | 11-24-2014 | Andrew Klavan
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FKLy-IcdH7cTRANSCRIPT: I’m Andrew Klavan and this is the Revolting Truth. The political landscape has changed and now that some time has passed, let’s try to get at the deeper meaning of the midterm elections. In the final results, Republicans won eleventy hundred Senate seats out of a possible thirty-three, and approximately a gazillion governorships including four in the seven states that only exist in Barack Obama’s imagination. I know many of you untrained amateur political hobbyists out there may feel this means that voters have repudiated the Obama presidency... and then thrown it to the ground and stomped on it......
  • No Flat Screen, No peace

    11/24/2014 8:23:59 PM PST · by Jeff Chandler · 24 replies
    Black Friday Comes Early For Looters
  • Liberal Challenges Mike Rowe to Explain How a Christian (or Anyone) Could Vote Republican.

    11/24/2014 3:48:18 PM PST · by Impala64ssa · 33 replies
    The Blaze ^ | 11/24/14 | Dave Urbanski
    Rowe’s Answer Is Simply Awesome. It may soon become a well-trod adage that when you ask Mike Rowe a snarky, insulting question on his Facebook page, you might find yourself on the receiving end of one of Rowe’s measured, civil, and devastatingly spot-on responses. So it was with a decidedly left-leaning guy named Jim Green who posted a series of inflammatory points about Republicans (with a lot of ALL-CAPPED words and about the same number of exclamation points), which Rowe apparently spotted while aboard a flight: Green went on to call Republicans racists and other unseemly things, often with a...
  • Marine Corps Announces Plan To Develop, Cancel New Amphibious Vehicle (Satire)

    11/24/2014 8:53:08 AM PST · by Cry if I Wanna · 5 replies
    DuffleBlog ^ | November 24, 2014 | Drew Ferrol
    WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Marine Corps announced its plan to spend billions of dollars to research, develop, and build a new amphibious vehicle that will be canceled just before implementation, sources confirmed Thursday. Dubbed the Amphibious Combat Vehicle (ACV), the new project is slated to be finished in 2020 and canceled in 2018. The ACV is meant to replace the current Amphibious Assault Vehicle (AAV), known among Marines as Amtraks or “Floating Coffins,” which have been used for more than 40 years to take troops from ship to the bottom of the sea floor.
  • Obama Offers to Walk John Boehner's Dog. Boehner Doesn't Have a Dog.

    11/23/2014 6:40:53 PM PST · by smoothsailing · 56 replies
    National Journal ^ | 11-21-2014 | Morina Koren
    November 21, 2014 Obama Offers to Walk John Boehner's Dog. Boehner Doesn't Have a Dog. The president has been using the same joke-plea for compromise for years. By Morena Koren The president has been offering to wash his detractors' cars and walk their dogs for more than two years. President Obama, in trying to push for compromise on immigration legislation with Republicans, included a favorite joke during a speech on Friday at a Las Vegas high school, where he first outlined his plans for reform two years ago.   "I told John Boehner, you know, I'll wash your car. I'll...
  • Study says golf-obsessed CEOs bad for business (Obama is an obvious example)

    11/22/2014 9:49:56 AM PST · by jerod · 9 replies
    The Globe and Mail ^ | Friday, Nov. 21 2014 | Jeff Gray
    Despite the notion that big business deals are done on the golf course, a new statistical study suggests the more time a chief executive officer spends playing golf, the less profitable his or her company is. The statistical analysis, based on a sample of 363 golfing chief executives in the United States, concludes that companies with CEOs who played more than 22 rounds of golf a year “have lower operating performance and firm values.”
  • Cartoons on Obama Amnesty / Immigration Policy (links only)

    11/21/2014 8:43:27 PM PST · by EveningStar · 4 replies
    Multiple links in body of thread | November, 2014 | Various
    Links only because of copyright: A. F. Branco (1)A. F. Branco (2) Steve Breen Bob Gorrell (1) Bob Gorrell (2) Michael Ramirez (1) Michael Ramirez (2) Michael Ramirez (3) Gary Varvel (1) (click image to enlarge) Gary Varvel (2) (click image to enlarge) Gary Varvel (3) (click image to enlarge) Gary Varvel (4) (click image to enlarge) Both Breen and Ramirez are two-time Pulitzer Prize winners.
  • Taliban Charges Bowe Bergdahl With Desertion (Satire)

    11/21/2014 9:57:29 AM PST · by Cry if I Wanna · 6 replies
    DuffleBlog ^ | November 21, 2014 | G-Had
    QUETTA, PAKISTAN – Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl may be innocent of desertion as far as the U.S. Army is concerned, but in recent days the ex-prisoner of war now faces the same charges from the most unlikely direction: his former captors. Afghan Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid has announced that the insurgent group, following its own internal investigation, would be charging Bergdahl with deserting his post — a crime punishable by death, public flogging, or lengthy imprisonment, although typically not in that order.
  • ‘AIDS, Ebola, Obama – Thanks Africa’ roadside sign causes a stir in Nebraska

    11/21/2014 9:45:32 AM PST · by 11th_VA · 32 replies
    RT - Link in story ^ | 21 Nov 2014
    A homemade sign proclaiming “AIDS, Ebola, Obama – Thanks Africa” caused a commotion in the town of Minden, Nebraska this week after a local man drew the ire of area residents when he erected it on his own property. The roadside sign was first spotted in the town of barely 3,000 on Monday this week, and it quickly created a stir on the internet as it was shared on the web first by Nebraskans, then soon the rest of the world. Link to Story
  • Can Texas charge a Fee for everyone wanting enter their state via the Southern Border?

    11/20/2014 5:15:09 PM PST · by 11th_VA · 18 replies
    20 Nov 2014 | 11th_VA
    May as well make some money off the hord on their way here ...
  • Today's Truesbury: Behind the scenes with the Truth Team (MSM Gruber Satire)

    11/19/2014 3:09:48 PM PST · by RightGeek · 3 replies
    Right-Wing Riot ^ | 11/18/2014 | Prince of Whitebread
    The Mainstream Media Truth Team is on the Gruber story:
  • North Korea Is Not Pleased: Dance Video Features Kim Jong Un

    11/18/2014 6:39:57 PM PST · by rdl6989 · 21 replies
    NPR.org ^ | July 21, 2014 | Bill Chappell
    He grins, he fumes, he fights — and through it all, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un dances his way in and out of preposterous situations. That's the premise of a video that has become popular in China and reportedly sparked a protest from North Korea. Citing "a source in China," the Chosun Ilbo reports that "the North feels the clip, which shows Kim dancing and Kung-Fu fighting, 'seriously compromises Kim's dignity and authority.'"
  • Obama on Gruber Comments: "I Just Heard About This"

    11/17/2014 6:36:24 AM PST · by TigerClaws · 54 replies
    ED HENRY, FOX NEWS: At your Burma townhall a couple of days ago, you tried to inspire young leaders by saying, "governments need to be held accountable, need to be responsive to the people." I wonder how you square that with your former adviser, Jonathan Gruber claiming you were not transparent about the health law because in his words the American people, the voters are stupid. Did you mislead Americans about the taxes, about keeping your plan in order to get the bill passed?
  • Hillary Clinton leads the calling of the hogs after Razorbacks beat LSU

    11/16/2014 9:15:00 AM PST · by smoothsailing · 30 replies
    Vine ^ | 11-16-2014 | Wes Clark
    November 16, 2014 Wes ClarkHillary Clinton leads the calling of the hogs after Razorbacks beat LSU Video Link-Turn On Speakers
  • Erdogan: Muslims Discovered America

    11/15/2014 2:30:53 PM PST · by Eleutheria5 · 105 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 15/11/14 | Gil Ronen
    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday that the Americas were discovered by Muslims in the 12th century, nearly three centuries before Genoese explorer Christopher Columbus claimed the discovery in the name of Spain. "Contacts between Latin America and Islam date back to the 12th century. Muslims discovered America in 1178, not Christopher Columbus," the president said in a televised speech during an Istanbul summit of Muslim leaders from Latin America. "Muslim sailors arrived in America from 1178. Columbus mentioned the existence of a mosque on a hill on the Cuban coast," Erdogan said. Erdogan said that Ankara was even...
  • Michelle Obama to Teen: 'It's an Honor For You To Represent My Hometown'

    11/15/2014 11:33:18 AM PST · by W. · 27 replies
    DNAinfo.com ^ | 1.14.2014 | Kyla Gardner
    CHICAGO — When Chicago Public Schools student Jennifer Gonzalez stepped up to a White House podium Monday, nervous to give a speech in front of first lady Michelle Obama and dozens of other dignitaries, she fell back on her theater training. Gonzalez, 16, also got to chat with the first lady as photos were snapped before the event. "When I told her I was from Chicago, she said 'It's an honor for you to represent my hometown,'" Gonzalez said.
  • Ewe: Fresno State student arrested in sheep sexual assault

    11/15/2014 10:00:45 AM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 107 replies
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | November 14, 2014 | By Kale Williams
    A Fresno State University student is facing sexual assault charges and a sheep is being monitored by veterinarians after a bizarre incident at the Central Valley school, ABC7 Los Angeles reported. What is being referred to as the “sheep incident” has shaken up Fresno State after a student heard noises coming from a barn and found a 23-year-old man having sex with one of the ewes. The unidentified student responsible for the deed told police he had drank alcohol and was stressed out about a midterm, but offered up no other defense of his actions.
  • Iran's Letter to Obama: Thanks for the Nukes!

    11/15/2014 9:57:43 AM PST · by Dave346 · 8 replies
    Israel Today ^ | Friday, November 14, 2014 | Noah Beck
    Dear President Obama, You’ve been a great friend for the last six years and, to express our appreciation, we’d like to acknowledge some of your many helpful actions: 1) In 2009, our presidential election results were so dubious that millions of brave, pro-democracy protesters risked their lives to demonstrate throughout our country. When our Basij paramilitary force brutalized them, you kept your response irrelevantly mild for the sake of “engaging” us. That surely helped Iranians understand the risks of protesting our “free” election of 2012 (involving our eight handpicked candidates). It was indeed a very orderly rubberstamp. 2) After eight...
  • Gutierrez says he might run for president (LOL)

    11/14/2014 1:38:16 PM PST · by jazusamo · 29 replies
    The Hill ^ | November 14, 2014 | Peter Sullivan
    Rep. Luis Gutiérrez said Friday that he will consider running for president if President Obama does not "go big" on immigration executive action. The Illinois Democrat was asked about a possible presidential run by MSNBC host Jose Diaz-Balart on Friday. "If the president doesn't go big, if the president doesn't go wide, if he isn't generous, certainly there are many throughout the country who say there should be a challenge for the heart and soul of the Democratic Party if it, once again, turns its back on our immigrant community," Gutiérrez said. "And if that were to happen, I'll give...
  • Caption this

    11/13/2014 11:19:28 AM PST · by Old Yeller · 33 replies
  • Thousands of Palestinians commemorate 10th anniversary of Arafat's death

    11/11/2014 12:17:31 PM PST · by jonatron · 51 replies
    Y-net News ^ | 11/11/2014 | Elior Levy, AFP
    Ceremony at Muqata in Ramallah is first in series of commemorations; Abbas blasts Israel at ceremony; events in Gaza cancelled after Fatah members' homes bombed. (by Hamas)
  • Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Supply-Side Economics, in a Single Image

    11/09/2014 11:33:50 AM PST · by Kaslin · 9 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | November 9, 2014 | Daniel J. Mitchell
    Every so often, I see a cartoon or image that provides a teachable moment about economics. This Wizard-of-Id parody, for instance, contains a lot of insight about labor economics. As does this Chuck Asay cartoon and this Robert Gorrell cartoon. And if you want to understand Keynesian economics, this Scott Stantis cartoon is a gem, as is the third image in this post (and while there’s no economic substance, this Lisa Benson cartoon about Keynesianism is worth sharing simply because it’s funny). Regarding the minimum wage, Henry Payne effectively shows – in this cartoon and this cartoon – how mandating...
  • NYT: GOP ESTABLISHMENT GEARS UP FOR CIVIL WAR AGAINST TEA PARTY

    11/08/2014 6:22:18 PM PST · by Viennacon · 52 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 11/8/2014 | Breitbart News
    WASHINGTON — As most Republicans were taking a victory lap the morning after the elections, a group of conservatives huddled anxiously in a conference room not far from Capitol Hill and agreed that now is the time for confrontation, not compromise and conciliation. Despite Republicans’ ascension to Senate control and an expanded House majority, many conservatives from the party’s activist wing fear that congressional leaders are already being too timid with President Obama. They do not want to hear that government shutdowns are off the table or that repealing the Affordable Care Act is impossible — two things Republican leaders...
  • Contributions from Celebrities to Obama, Barack (D)

    11/08/2014 8:43:01 AM PST · by Titus-Maximus · 35 replies
    Open Secrets ^ | 2013 | Staff
    Contributions from Celebrities to Obama, Barack (D) [Return to summary] Contributor Description Total Kauffman, Marta Producer $7,500 Landau, Jon Producer/Manager $7,500 Forman, Milos Director $5,800 Crowe, Cameron Director/Writer $5,750 Haysbert, Dennis Actor $5,500 Hathaway, Anne Actor $5,000 Henley, Donald H Singer/Songwriter $5,000 Howard, Cheryl Actor/Celebrity Spouse $5,000 Howard, Ronald Director/Actor/Producer $5,000 Jones, Quincy Record Producer $5,000 Kanal, Tony Member of 'No Doubt' $5,000 Johansson, Scarlett Actor $5,000 Johnson, Don Actor $5,000 Johnson, Earvin "Magic" Former NBA Player $5,000 Ferrell, Will Actor $5,000 Gregory, Tom Producer/Writer $5,000 Grenier, Adrian Actor $5,000 Griffith, Melanie Actor $5,000 Hall, Deidre Actor $5,000 Handler, Daniel...
  • HuffPost defends disciplinary actions against reporters, editors

    11/08/2014 7:28:05 AM PST · by dynachrome · 1 replies
    Capital New York ^ | 11-6-14 | Joe Pompeo
    Earlier this week, a reporter, an editor and a copy editor were suspended over a story they'd worked on highlighting criticisms of a financial partnership between The Dalai Lama Center for Peace and Education and the activewear retailer Lululemon. There were no errors, fabrications or plagiarized quotes in the story, but a version originally published on Saturday relied primarily on critical anonymously posted comments appearing on the Lululemon website. (The quotations taken from those comments have been removed from the Huffington Post article, according to an editor's note attached to the piece.) Several months earlier, in August, a junior-level writer...
  • The day Jon Stewart quit: Why “The Daily Show” isn’t the satire America needs

    11/07/2014 5:41:02 PM PST · by OL Hickory · 15 replies
    salon ^ | Saturday, Oct 18, 2014 | Jamie Kilstein and Allison Kilkenny
    There was once a time when "The Daily Show" was truly groundbreaking. That isn't the case anymore
  • Brigitte Bardot: ‘I Hate Feminism, I Am a Masculinist’

    11/07/2014 6:42:37 AM PST · by 11th_VA · 30 replies
    Styleite.com ^ | 5 Nov 2014 | by Hannah Ongley
    Brigitte Bardot has done so much to further the rights of animals. But the rights of humans are something she has no interest getting involved in. Bardot has repeatedly in the past made hateful comments about immigration and France’s Muslim community. And now she’s shared a rather ill-advised opinion on everyone’s favorite F-word. In a recent interview with the Daily Mail‘s Liz Jones, Bardot was asked if she considered herself a feminist. “No. I hate feminism,” she bluntly replied, adding, “I am a masculinist.” When pushed to comment on whether she thought the feminist fight was too insular, crippling other...
  • Lib Chick: ‘Our Founder George Jefferson Would Not Approve of the GOP Voter Suppression Win’ satire

    11/05/2014 6:15:09 PM PST · by Impala64ssa · 80 replies
    Clash Daily ^ | 11/5/14
    Have you ever heard of George Jefferson? Apparently Liberal Chick missed out on History class. Listen to her angry rant about the GOP Midterm win. Follow her on Instagram and Facebook.
  • Always a Bridesmaid: Clay Aiken Loses Congressional Race (Real TVguide.com Title)

    11/05/2014 11:51:53 AM PST · by Reaganez · 18 replies
    TVguide.com ^ | Nov 5, 2014 09:38 AM ET | Liz Raftery
    Clay Aiken came in second yet again. The American Idol and Celebrity Apprentice runner-up was defeated by incumbent Rep. Renee Ellmers in Tuesday's election, losing his bid to represent North Carolina's 2nd Congressional District, The Associated Press reports. Aiken, 35, won the Democratic nomination after his opponent in the race died suddenly during the primary campaign. If the Idol alum had won, he would have been the first openly gay congressman elected in the South.
  • 10 reactions to yesterday’s GOP wave from America’s hardest hit: Hollywood celebrities

    11/05/2014 9:08:15 AM PST · by Slings and Arrows · 90 replies
    Twitchy ^ | November 5, 2014
    Yesterday’s GOP wave was a hard pill to swallow for your average, run-of-the-mill Democrat, but for the Hollywood elite who have showered Democratic politicians with money and love these past two years, it must have been absolutely devastating. Check out this headline, which could be one of the better ones we’ve seen:
  • How Hillary Clinton won the 2014 midterms (desperate media spin alert)

    11/05/2014 5:38:00 AM PST · by apillar · 38 replies
    Yahoo News ^ | 11/5/2014 | Andrew Romano
    The GOP had a good night. But the map, the math and the reality of Washington dysfunction favor the presumptive Democratic nominee in 2016. But here’s the thing: In politics, the easy answer isn’t always the only answer, and the winner of an election isn’t always the one who benefits most. Take a closer look at demography, geography and the road ahead for the parties, and it’s clear that the long-term winner of the 2014 midterms wasn’t the GOP at all. The long-term winner, in fact, wasn’t even on the ballot this year. Her name is Hillary Clinton. Of course...
  • After tonight's tsunami, I thought we could all enjoy a little more jocularity (Vanity)

    11/04/2014 10:28:31 PM PST · by ru4liberty · 23 replies
    This is a blast from the past. Substitute a few different names and it's déjŕ vu all over again. ;) Enjoy!
  • Bad Twitter Theater on Election Day (LOL!)

    11/04/2014 11:29:11 AM PST · by smoothsailing · 9 replies
    PJ Media ^ | 11-4-2014 | Bryan Preston
    Bad Twitter Theater on Election Day Bryan Preston Here we’ll keep an eye out for the best/worst Election Day tweets.... MSNBC either has the wrong Scott in mind, or the wrong state. Either way, they’re just wrong. Here’s one that was sent out by Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon to encourage people to vote. We’re not sure that it accomplishes that mission. Crack kills, governor. ...... Update: MSNBC is confused again.... Grimes and McConnell essentially tied in Kansas, according to a new poll:.......
  • Civil Rights Activists Demand Probe Of Maxine Waters ‘Poverty Pimp’ Posters

    11/03/2014 2:42:11 PM PST · by BenLurkin · 60 replies
    CBSLA.com) ^ | November 3, 2014 11:40 AM | Claudia Peschiutta
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Southland civil rights leaders Monday called for an investigation into what they described as a racially offensive campaign against local Congresswoman Maxine Waters. Posters featuring a black-and-white illustration of Waters bordered with the words “Poverty Pimp” have been plastered on streets and near freeways and businesses throughout Los Angeles, Inglewood and the South Bay. KNX 1070’s Claudia Peschiutta reports the ad portrays a wrinkled caricature of Waters depicted with red dollar signs in her eyes and the words “N—-s Betta Have My Money!” behind her. The ads were captured in images posted online in front of...
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    11/03/2014 1:39:38 PM PST · by SilvieWaldorfMD · 63 replies
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  • Biden Tossing In Towel on Tomorrow's Elections?

    11/03/2014 4:12:49 AM PST · by governsleastgovernsbest · 19 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | Mark Finkelstein
    C'mon man! That's no way for a plucky VP like you to talk just two days before the elections! As a loyal member of the DNC email list, last night I received a message from Joe Biden that sounded decidedly down in the mouth; frankly fatalistic. Here's how Good Ol' Joe opened [emphasis added throughout]: "No matter what happens on Tuesday, I'm proud of you, Mark." "No matter what happens?" Not exactly a bold prediction of victory! Particularly when it was followed by this: "You've helped to keep us in this campaign." Just kept us in it? Don't you remember...
  • Woman's Car Invites Confusing Compliments

    11/02/2014 9:21:36 PM PST · by Mortimer St. Hubbins · 49 replies
    LarkNews.com ^ | November 2, 2014 | LarkNews
    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — Ever since 81-year-old Mae Hodges bought a used Volvo, “strange-looking people” have been approaching her around town to pay compliments. “They tell me, ‘Thank you for being a pioneer in our movement,’” Hodges says. “I have no idea what they mean.” The flow of appreciation began after she started driving the nondescript Volvo wagon, which bears several bumper stickers. One sticker shows a multi-colored flag, another a pink equal sign, both of which Hodges found “very cheery.” “I left them on the car because the bright colors remind me of my flower garden,” she says. “Bill used...
  • UNC Students Blame “White Supremacy” For Cheating Scandal In Afro-American Studies Department…

    11/01/2014 9:10:24 AM PDT · by TigerClaws · 91 replies
    Students at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill blamed racism and heteropatriarchal capitalism for the recent academic scandal that has plagued the university. Gathering Wednesday afternoon, members of the Real Silent Sam coalition gathered to share their response to the recently released “Investigation of Irregular Classes in the Department of African and Afro-American Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill,” which found that certain classes in the former African and Afro-American Department were created simply to keep athletes grade-eligible.
  • Tom Corbett Wins With Campy Halloween Campaign Ad (PA Governor Race)

    10/28/2014 10:54:35 AM PDT · by smoothsailing · 3 replies
    Philadelphia Magazine ^ | 10-28-2014 | Victor Fiorillo
    Tom Corbett Wins With Campy Halloween Campaign Ad “You think this is scary? Have you seen Tom Wolf’s plan for raising the state income tax?” BY VICTOR FIORILLO | OCTOBER 28, 2014 AT 10:23 AM If you believe most of the pollsters, Tom Corbett is down by double digits, though a new poll released on Monday claims the gap between Corbett and challenger Tom Wolf is only 7 points. But whatever the outcome of the election, Corbett has a winner with this campy Halloween ad. Watch: Tom Corbett Halloween Ad .....
  • Biden: We Need To ‘Stop The March Of The Tea Party Now’

    10/28/2014 10:15:58 AM PDT · by Resettozero · 74 replies
    CBS DC ^ | October 28, 2014 | Not listed
    Campaigning in one of the nation’s key U.S. Senate contests, Vice President Joe Biden said Monday that keeping Democratic control of the chamber would “break the back of the hard right” and ease gridlock in Washington. Biden said next week’s choice between Democrat Bruce Braley and Republican Joni Ernst for the open Senate seat in Iowa was critical to the outcome. If Braley wins and the Democrats maintain their majority, he said, the Republicans in Congress will be open to compromising with Democrats on issues such as raising the federal minimum wage. “If that happens and it will, what’s going...
  • Democrats Judge People by the Content of their Color

    10/27/2014 1:53:36 AM PDT · by CharlesOConnell · 10 replies
    Real Clear Politics ^ | October 24, 2014 | Sen. Mark Udall (D-CO)
  • Video shows Satsuma cop running over fleeing suspect ....

    10/25/2014 10:02:40 AM PDT · by boycott · 46 replies
    al.com ^ | October 25, 2014 | Brendan Kirby
    FULL TITLE: Video shows Satsuma cop running over fleeing suspect, footage jurors will weigh to determine if 2008 act was intentional ---- MOBILE, Alabama -- Sam Commins, then an officer with the Satsuma Police Department was not even on duty on July 29, 2008, when he joined in a high-speed chase that began on Interstate 65 in Baldwin County and zigzagged through northern Mobile County. When the silver Dodge Charger driven by Hillary Bernard Baldwin finally stopped on the Interstate 165 connector in Prichard, he and passenger Jermaine Gaillard got out of the car and began to run. The dashboard...
  • Errol Lewis Warns New Yorkers to Not Eat Ebola-Infected Feces or Mucus [Literal Alert]

    10/25/2014 4:16:27 AM PDT · by fwdude · 50 replies
    No comment necessary (or possible.)
  • Joe Biden votes early, but ‘what’s with the glue stick?’ [photo]

    10/24/2014 1:26:06 PM PDT · by smoothsailing · 46 replies
    Twitchy ^ | 10-24-2014 | Twitchy staff
    Joe Biden votes early, but ‘what’s with the glue stick?’ [photo] 1:25 pm on October 24, 2014 by Twitchy StaffVice President Biden ✔ @VP Follow Vice President Biden just cast his ballot in Delaware for this year's midterm elections → 12:20 PM - 24 Oct 2014 Vice President Joe Biden voted early in the election without accidentally disenfranchising himself, but something on the table caught the eye of some who saw the photo: Why's he got a whole bunch of glue sticks?....
  • Vince Sheheen on Nikki Haley: "We're Going To Escort Whore Out The Door"

    10/24/2014 12:22:21 PM PDT · by Nachum · 39 replies
    youtube ^ | 10/24/14 | Rising ICYMI Rising ICYMI
    Video at link.
  • Confused Students At Catholic College Call Lack Of Free Condoms ‘Pattern Of Injustice’

    10/22/2014 12:06:15 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 36 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | October 21, 2014 | Eric Owens
    Hopelessly confused about how the Catholic Church and leaders at Jesuit universities view birth control, and blissfully unaware that a 36-count pack of Trojan-enz lubricated, latex condoms can be purchased at Amazon.com for just $13.97, student activists at Fordham University are demanding that the school provide free condoms on campus.The activists at Fordham, which bills itself as “the Jesuit University of New York,” belong to a group called S.A.G.E.S. (The acronym stands for Sex and Gender Equity and Safety.) On its Twitter page, SAGES has an image of an erect condom.In a Change.org petition, the group proclaims that a lack...
  • Caught on film for the first time -- The Supreme Court of the US in deliberation (humor)

    10/21/2014 9:04:19 AM PDT · by afraidfortherepublic · 7 replies
    Last Week Tonight with John Oliver ^ | 10-20-14 | John Oliver
    Link only: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fJ9prhPV2PI
  • Renewable Energy Fails Protesters Calling for More Renewable Energy (Wisconsin)

    10/21/2014 8:01:28 AM PDT · by CedarDave · 9 replies
    MacIver Institute ^ | October 9, 2014 | MacIverInstitute
    Demonstrators gathered outside the Public Service Commission to protest against a requested rate structure change by the local utility company, Madison Gas and Electric (MG&E). During the protest, they decried the use of "dirty coal" and called for more renewable energy. To make their point, they had a blow-up coal power plant that was running on a fan powered by wind and solar charged batteries. Before the protest was over, however, the batteries died and their solar panel could not produce enough energy to keep the power plant standing upright.