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  • Stop the Synod! (An Online Petition)

    08/14/2014 11:50:23 AM PDT · by BlatherNaut · 10 replies
    The Remnant Newspaper ^ | 8/12/14 | Christopher A. Ferrara
    The Return of Vatican II Fever The symptoms are unmistakable: after a period of relative remission during the years of Pope Benedict’s mysteriously self-terminated reign, the postconciliar “process of decay” remarked by the former Cardinal Ratzinger has resumed with a vengeance, like a rebound infection after an incomplete course of antibiotics. The progressivist priests and prelates who are the disease-causing agents of Vatican II Fever are now running amok throughout the ecclesiastical bloodstream. They have been let loose by a Pope who is so fond of publicly staged “surprises,” all tending to the diminution of traditional Roman Catholicism, that Respice...
  • Saudi Scholar: Mickey Mouse, Sesame Street Characters Part of Jewish Plot to Destroy Humanity

    06/20/2014 2:56:20 PM PDT · by DeoVindiceSicSemperTyrannis · 33 replies
    MEMRI TV ^ | 5/15/14 | Iqra TV (Saudi Arabia)
    In a May 15, 2014 interview on Iqraa TV, Saudi scholar and former director of the channel Nabil Hammad described an alleged Jewish-Zionist conspiracy to destroy the moral values of humanity. Hammad claimed that characters on children's shows, like Mickey Mouse and Sesame Street, were invented to advance these schemes. Following are excerpts from the interview: Nabil Hammad: What films have we produced in the Arab world? As we all know, people like watching movies. […] What animated films have we produced? A normal child, who has been watching TV from the age of two, has been assaulted by all...
  • Dump Truck Rams Baltimore TV Station

    05/13/2014 9:55:52 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 56 replies
    A Baltimore television station has been evacuated after someone rammed a truck into the building. That person is now believed to be barricaded in the building. WMAR-TV posted this to its Facebook page, “ALERT | Stay away from ABC2 News studio at 6400 York Road. A man in a truck crashed through the lobby and is potentially armed. Will update as needed.”
  • Has anyone wondered...how did Glenn Beck get wealthy so quickly?

    04/25/2014 6:47:35 PM PDT · by RushIsMyTeddyBear · 89 replies
    4/25/2014 | me
    I have wondered about Beck for a while, but loved his exposure of the communist network in the US. Since he left FOX...he seems to have changed...and the immediate disregard to the Bundy situation really made me sick. Beck didn't even give the guy the benefit of the doubt and touted the NYT version. I know he has risen to fame since 2001, ghost written several books, had rallies, etc....but to have a network, now? A base in NY....a major website (so buggy and full of cookies it puts me off). Does anyone else find this strange? And claims to...
  • 'A raging anti-Semite' - Who is Frazier Glenn Cross?

    04/14/2014 4:24:55 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 27 replies
    Jerusalem Post ^ | 4/14/14 | ARIEL ZILBER
    ....a former Green Beret, did two tours of duty in Vietnam, served time in prison, and launched unsuccessful bids to win public office....
  • Clinton-McCain friendship blossoms (again)

    03/22/2014 5:28:19 PM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 29 replies
    LA Times ^ | 3/22/14 | Maeve Reston
    When John McCain was running for president in 2008, he often spoke warmly of his friendship with Hillary Rodham Clinton as an illustration of his ability to work across the political aisle... Six years later -- even with all the partisan bickering over the attack on the U.S. diplomatic post in Benghazi -- that warmth between McCain and the Clintons appears to have survived. It was evident at the opening session of the youth-focused conference known as the Clinton Global Initiative University on Friday night at Arizona State University.
  • Lincoln and Obama: Two Tyrants

    02/23/2014 6:39:53 PM PST · by grumpa · 224 replies
    Off Grid Blog ^ | February 23, 2014 | Off Grid Blogger
    Few people understand how lawless Abraham Lincoln was in propagating our country’s biggest nightmare—the Civil War. And not enough people sense the parallel of Obama’s emerging lawlessness. Lincoln achieved his political aims by bullying—rather than effective, innovative solutions and negotiations. Here are some facts: • Lincoln closed more than 300 newspapers that disagreed with him. • He arrested members of state legislatures, preventing them from debating the secession issue. • He ordered military trials for citizens when civilian courts were available. Many of these trials resulted in hangings. • Operating as a military dictator, Lincoln spent millions not authorized by...
  • Interview Karen Hudes (interesting US Constitutions alter in 1873??) Youtube

    02/03/2014 1:29:46 PM PST · by restornu · 24 replies
    "The World Bank Whistle Blower" ^ | Jan 2, 2014 | Karen Hudes
    Interesting chronology of unfolding events in History
  • The Holy Trinity: Sound Doctrine or a Man-Made Tradition?

    01/12/2014 7:49:32 PM PST · by restornu · 772 replies
    ArticleSeen.com ^ | Aug-28-2011 | Steve-O
    The Holy Trinity: Sound Doctrine or a Man-Made Tradition? Author: Steve-0 The Apostle Paul admonished young Timothy, "Now the Spirit speaketh expressly, that in the latter times some shall depart from the faith, giving heed to seducing spirits, and doctrines of devils;" (1 Timothy 4:1) The Greek word that was translated into English as "depart from" is aphistemi (Strong's G868) pronounced ä-fe'-sta-me meaning ... 1) to make stand off, cause to withdraw, to remove a) to excite to revolt 2) to stand off, to stand aloof a) to go away, to depart from anyone b) to desert, withdraw from...
  • Brad Pitt's charity houses begin to rot

    01/02/2014 9:36:57 AM PST · by SoFloFreeper · 73 replies
    O ver two dozen houses which were built by Hollywood star Brad Pitt's charity for the victims of 2005 Hurricane Katrina have started to rot from the inside out. While the blame-game is on between the Pitt's charity 'Make It Right New Orleans' and the house building company, the owners of the houses, which are situated at the Ninth Ward in New Orleans, are worried about the deteriorating condition of their homes, reported Radar Online. "The wood turned gray and it was also black," a homeowner, who has been living in the house for four years, said. "Also some parts...
  • Proposed “Trayvon’s Amendment” to Constitution: The Wish List of Gun Control Advocates

    11/20/2013 10:44:12 AM PST · by Kip Russell · 47 replies
    The Truth About Guns ^ | Nov 20, 2013 | Nick Leghorn
    When I first saw this, I thought it was a troll — someone who knew enough about gun owners to get their blood boiling and have a good laugh. But the more I read, the more I’m not sure. I mean, it might still be someone trolling the gun owners, but this reads like a wish list of proposals that we’ve already heard from organizations like the Brady Campaign and Moms Demand Action, and fits in nicely with their agendas. And the guy that wrote it did an AMA on Reddit not too long ago and appeared to genuinely want...
  • The Koch brothers are like the KKK: Harry Belafonte

    11/04/2013 1:42:15 PM PST · by Tailgunner Joe · 51 replies
    nypost.com ^ | November 04, 2013 | Beth DeFalco and Bruce Golding
    Mayoral front-runner Bill de Blasio stood silently by as celebrity booster Harry Belafonte compared the Tea Party-supporting Koch brothers to the Ku Klux Klan inside a Harlem Church on Sunday — then let the inflammatory attack slide as he spoke to the overflow congregation. De Blasio warmly embraced Belafonte after the liberal icon called the Kochs “white supremacists” and “men of evil,” and repeatedly praised the actor during his own speech from the pulpit of the First Corinthian Baptist Church. Belafonte, 87, viciously tore into billionaire energy moguls and political activists Charles and David Koch as he introduced de Blasio...
  • Chris Matthews Compares Ted Cruz to Cinematic Child Murderer 'Freddy Krueger'

    10/30/2013 7:56:57 PM PDT · by Tailgunner Joe · 44 replies
    newsbusters.org ^ | October 30, 2013 | Scott Whitlock
    According to Matthews, the Texas senator is a "grotesquerie that now presents itself as the righteous right arm of the Republican Party." Using Halloween imagery, the host attributed all of the GOP's woes to Cruz, slamming him as "this frightening Freddy Krueger that threatens this country with relentless shutdowns and credit defaults."
  • Michael Moore Says US in 'Dark Ages' Due to Christian Right; Dawkins Says Obama 'Surely' an Atheist

    10/27/2013 5:43:34 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 56 replies
    The Christian Post ^ | October 27, 2013 | Anugrah Kumar
    Filmmaker and activist Michael Moore told "Real Time" show host Bill Maher that the United States is in the "dark ages" because of the Christian Right, comparing Christian extremism with Islamic extremism. In the same show, skeptic Richard Dawkins said he is sure President Obama is an atheist. The panel, comprising of Moore, Britain's Dawkins, CIA operative Valerie Plame and Baptist minister and civil rights activist the Rev. Al Sharpton, discussed how radical Islam has affected science and culture on Maher's show Friday night. "Liberals somehow feel worried that they're going to be called racist if they criticize people of...
  • Pat Robertson Tells Mother 'I Don't Know What You're Doing Wrong'; He Can Cure Deafness

    10/27/2013 8:15:01 AM PDT · by Kip Russell · 17 replies
    Christian Post ^ | Oct 25, 2013 | Michael Gryboski
    Controversial televangelist Pat Robertson recently told a viewer that he has cured deafness through prayer in the past and that he did not know what she was "doing wrong" in her effort to do the same. On a Wednesday episode of the Christian Broadcasting Network program "The 700 Club," Robertson received a letter during the "Bring it on" segment from the mother of a deaf child. "My son is hearing impaired and cannot hear at all. I have prayed for his healing; it seems as if God is hearing-impaired. What am I doing wrong?" read the letter, signed by a...
  • Boehner’s “a disaster,” Cruz “intelligent fool,” & heroin should be legal: Barney Frank talks..

    10/15/2013 1:52:32 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 33 replies
    Salon ^ | October 15, 2013 | Josh Eidelson
    Barney Frank spent 32 years in the U.S. House before retiring in January. In recent years, he helmed the House Financial Services Committee during the 2008 financial crisis, became the first member of Congress to marry a same-sex partner while in office and helped lead the charge for a ban on anti-gay firings (so far stymied) and post-crash financial reform (that law now bears his name). He’s currently writing a book. In a Monday afternoon interview, Frank predicted the endgame of the debt-ceiling showdown and defended his push in Congress for an Employment Non-Discrimination Act that would have left out...
  • Was the Bagram 747 Crash a Terrorist Drone/UAV Attack in the Runway Kill Zone (RKZ)?

    05/02/2013 8:45:09 AM PDT · by Seizethecarp · 72 replies
    Runway Kill Zone (blog) ^ | May 2, 2013 | 2branta
    The horrific crash of a 747-400 at Bagram (here) has yet to be fully investigated and claims are already being made that it was a stall caused by a loose cargo that caused tail of the aircraft to drop and the nose to rise depriving the wings of lift. Maybe. The Bagram 747 crash has many similarities to the even more horrific crash of AWACS flight Yukla-27, (here) which was caused by the aircraft striking at least two Canada Geese in the Runway Kill Zone (RKZ) as discussed on an earlier post on this blog (here). Terrorists familiar with the...
  • Jordanian Journalist: The Jews And The American Right Are Behind Boston Bombing

    04/20/2013 9:37:31 AM PDT · by knighthawk · 15 replies
    MEMRI ^ | April 18 2013
    Jordanian Journalist: The Jews And The American Right Are Behind Boston Bombing, Just As They Were Behind 9/11 In an article titled "The Boston Explosions – Look For Jews" on the Jordanian website Ammon News, Palestinian-born Jordanian journalist As'ad Al-'Azouni, known for his antisemitic articles, wrote that the Jews and the "American right" were behind the recent Boston bombing, just as they had been behind the attacks of 9/11. He claimed that the bombing was meant to prevent U.S. President Barack Obama from discharging his second term in office in peace. Al-'Azouni, several of whose articles have been translated and...
  • Oh, we are in deep, deep trouble

    03/16/2013 7:33:00 PM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 182 replies
    Barnhardt.biz ^ | 03/16/2013 | Ann Barnhardt
    Posted by Ann Barnhardt - March 16, AD 2013 8:08 PM MST Here is the full video of Pope Francis' first Mass in the Sistine Chapel. The consecration of the Host happens at 51:47. The consecration of the Chalice happens at 52:32. I cannot believe I am about to type these words. The Pope DID NOT GENUFLECT after either consecration. He did a weird bow thing, but didn't feel the need to bend his knee to God Almighty, physically present in his hands upon the altar. HE. DID. NOT. GENUFLECT. This is absolutely stunning. And unprecedented. Oh yeah, we're in...
  • Rand Paul: Voters Ready for libertarian Republican

    02/17/2013 11:35:25 AM PST · by JohnPDuncan · 203 replies
    POLITICO ^ | MANU RAJU
    Sen. Rand Paul says he'll wait until 2014 to decide whether to run for president, but he believes voters are ready for a Libertarian-minded Republican candidate. "I would absolutely not run unless it were to win," the Kentucky Republican said on "Fox News Sunday." "Points have been made, and we we will continue to make points. But I think the country is really ready for the narrative coming — the Libertarian Republican narrative." Voters want a "different face," he said. In order to expand the party's reach, Paul believes the GOP should embrace candidates who are willing to push a...
  • Former GOP candidate for governor of Arizona Mike Harris blames Israel for Newtown Massacre

    12/28/2012 5:08:38 AM PST · by prairiebreeze · 47 replies
    Israel Unseen ^ | Dec 19, 2012 | admin
    Mike Harris is contributor to a publication called VeteransToday.com. If you peruse through it closely, it’s basically a website for former military officers turned Ron Paul types or “vast Zionist conspiracy” kookoos for Cocoa Puffs. Here he is on Iran’s state-run PressTV blaming Israel for the Sandy Hook Elementary massacre.
  • College professor: ‘Climate change genocide’ will be worse than Holocaust

    05/16/2012 2:40:37 PM PDT · by oliverdarcy · 40 replies
    A professor at Brooklyn College recently published a series of articles on the official campus website in which he associated climate change skeptics with early Holocaust deniers."I make my 'climate change denier' claim for one reason," wrote Micha Tomkiewicz, the Director of Environmental Studies at Brooklyn College and himself a Holocaust survivor. "It's easy today to teach students to condemn the Holocaust, but it's much more difficult to teach them how to try to prevent future genocides...I don't want my grandchildren to die in a climate change genocide that we could have helped head off," he continued. Tomkiewicz, also warned...
  • (Vanity) Perhaps Rush got the "Breitbart Warning"

    03/04/2012 6:45:20 AM PST · by AdamBomb · 92 replies
    Me
    So, what if someone told Rush, if you don't stop this now, you are going to get the Breitbart / Jack Wheeler treatment. We live in a crazy world.
  • ILLUMINATI SUPERBOWL SYMBOLISM NEPHILIM/GIANTS & THE WHORE OF BABYLON

    02/07/2012 2:13:24 PM PST · by Lucky9teen · 36 replies · 1+ views
    Analysis of the Satanic, Masonic, Mystery Babylon references in Super Bowl XLVI. Including Madonna's half time performance and the winning touch down by NUMBER 44. Who is NUMBER 44? Obama is our 44th president but again who is NUMBER 44? Mark Twain wrote multiple versions of a story, each involving the character of "Satan". The first substantial version is commonly referred to as The Chronicle of Young Satan and tells of the adventures of Satan, the sinless nephew of the biblical Satan...The second substantial version Twain attempted to write is known as Schoolhouse Hill which involves the familiar characters of...
  • Ron Paul: Iran Would be Justified in Closing Strategic Waterway in Response to Sanctions

    01/02/2012 8:15:17 AM PST · by chessplayer · 101 replies
    (CNSNews.com) – As Iran ratcheted up its rhetoric Thursday about closing the Strait of Hormuz, Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul revisited his earlier criticisms of Western policy towards Tehran, adding that Iran would be justified in cutting off the strategic waterway in response to sanctions. At a campaign event in Iowa Thursday, Paul called Western sanctions imposed against Iran over its nuclear activities “horrendous” and “acts of war,”
  • Ron Paul Reportedly Goes Off On Reporter For Interrupting His Breakfast

    12/29/2011 12:10:54 PM PST · by Kaslin · 49 replies
    Mediaite ^ | December 29, 2011 | James Krugnale
    National Journal reporter Beth Reinhard got a chilly reception from Republican frontrunner Ron Paul when she ran into him eating his breakfast all alone at the Des Moines Embassy Suites. Reinhard asked the unaccompanied candidate whether his supporters would support the eventual nominee if it wasn’t him, which drew a sharp retort. “Right now, the only thing that bothers me is people who don’t respect my privacy enough to leave me alone for five minutes when I’m eating breakfast,” Paul allegedly responded. Reinhard reports the Republican hopeful coldly went back to reading his USA Today.RELATED: Dick Morris Calls Ron Paul...
  • Rep. Paul says defense bill assures ‘descent into totalitarianism’

    12/27/2011 7:25:47 AM PST · by VU4G10 · 140 replies · 3+ views
    thehill.com/ ^ | 12/26/11 09:25 | Jonathan Easley
    GOP presidential candidate Ron Paul warned that the National Defense Authorization Act, which was passed by Congress this month, will accelerate the country’s “slip into tyranny” and virtually assures “our descent into totalitarianism.” “The founders wanted to set a high bar for the government to overcome in order to deprive an individual of life or liberty,” Paul, the libertarian congressman, said Monday in a weekly phone message to supporters. “To lower that bar is to endanger everyone. When the bar is low enough to include political enemies, our descent into totalitarianism is virtually assured. The Patriot Act, as bad as...
  • Ron Paul: Bachmann Hates Muslims, Santorum Hates Gays

    12/18/2011 8:47:57 AM PST · by VU4G10 · 91 replies
    foxnews ^ | 12.17.11
    A day after a GOP presidential debate, White House hopeful Ron Paul upbraided rival candidate Michele Bachmann for disliking Muslims. "She hates Muslims," Paul said on NBC's "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" on Friday. "She wants to go get 'em."
  • Is Mark Levin, talk show host, a RINO in drag supporting Herman Cain?

    11/05/2011 2:27:33 PM PDT · by JOHN W K · 123 replies · 2+ views
    11-5-11 | JOHN W K
    What I find very alarming is our ``conservative`` radio talk show hosts are constantly referring to Herman Cain as a ``conservative``, as if there is an intentional motive by these hosts to convince listeners that Herman Cain is a ``conservative``, when in fact Herman`s 9-9-9 plan is comparable to government enforced central planning on a federal level. And let us not forget how that central planning thing worked out for the ``Union of Soviet Socialist Republics``! QUESTION: Why would Mark Levin and other “conservative” talk show hosts constantly call Herman Cain a “conservative” when the evidence of Herman’s political “conservatism”...
  • Ingrid Newkirk’s Morbid Mortuary Demands

    10/24/2011 9:23:01 AM PDT · by massmike · 47 replies
    moonbattery.com ^ | 10/24/2011 | n/a
    Ingrid Newkirk — the queen PETA moonbat best known for her morally depraved declaration that “a rat is a pig is a dog is a boy” — may be even more disturbed than we knew. Here’s what she wants done with her body after the Devil has dragged her twisted soul down to hell: a. That the “meat” of my body, or a portion thereof, be used for a human barbecue, to remind the world that the meat of a corpse is all flesh, regardless of whether it comes from a human being or another animal, and that flesh foods...
  • Rep Ron Paul (R)(TX-22) "No evidence Iran is developing a nuclear weapon"

    09/29/2011 5:36:33 AM PDT · by Perdogg · 30 replies
    Ron Paul was on WMAL this morning and he just said there is no evidence Iran is developing a nuclear weapon. He also said that Iran needs to develop weapons because the countries around them have nuclear weapons. Then he said if they did get nuclear weapons it would not matter since Stalin had nuclear weapons and we never used them. I guess he does not understand the concept of Nash equilibrium.
  • California 'birther' leader Orly Taitz considering U.S. Senate bid

    09/19/2011 7:11:19 AM PDT · by markomalley · 22 replies
    Sacramento Bee ^ | September 17, 2011 | Torey Van Oot
    A leading figure in the "birther" movement is mulling returning to the California ballot in another bid for statewide office. Republican Orly Taitz, who ran in the GOP primary for secretary of state last year, said today she is "absolutely" considering challenging Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein in 2012. "I think I do have a chance specifically because I do speak Spanish and I speak Hebrew," Taitz told The Bee after attending a town hall-style event on Latino issues at the California Republican Party convention in Los Angeles.
  • Jane the Ventriloquist identified

    08/22/2011 10:30:21 AM PDT · by Nachum · 26 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 8/22/11 | Jim Treacher
    That’s the nickname I’ve been using for the woman in New Hampshire who used her own child as a puppet to launch what she thought were gotcha questions at Rick Perry. (“Ask him about evolution. Ask him why he hates science.”) This delightful woman’s name is Kristin Bunce, which is mentioned in exactly one story on the incident, a blog post on the NYT site. I’m kind of surprised they didn’t scrub that part. But now we’ve got a name, so let’s see what we can dig up about the esteemed Ms. Bunce, shall we? She hasn’t used her daughter...
  • Bachmann Denies She's A 'Flake' - Was Chris Wallace Out Of Line?

    06/27/2011 12:48:31 PM PDT · by DeskCaptain · 27 replies
    Elephant Watcher ^ | June 27, 2011
    "....During yesterday's interview with Chris Wallace on Fox News Sunday, Wallace asked Bachmann an unusual question: "Are you a flake?" Wallace was essentially asking whether Bachmann, given her history of gaffes and her poor reputation among many in Washington, was actually a serious candidate. Bachmann was offended and said as much, but she remained calm and recited her résumé. On its own, Wallace's question means little, but it typifies the attitude of the Washington establishment toward Bachmann...."
  • Weiner's wife returns home as new images emerge showing congressman cross dressing and 'oiled up'

    06/15/2011 9:58:44 AM PDT · by Arec Barrwin · 111 replies
    Daily Mail (UK) ^ | June 15, 2011 | Oliver Tree
    Mrs Abedin, returning from a trip to Africa with her boss Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, has remained silent since the whole Weinergate sexting affair broke two weeks ago. The National Enquirer pictures show Weiner protectively posing in a pair of pantihose and a bra as he smiles cheekily at the camera.
  • Is The End Nigh? We'll Know Soon Enough (World to end May 21)

    05/07/2011 9:27:55 PM PDT · by tlb · 355 replies · 1+ views
    NPR ^ | May 7, 2011 | Barbara Bradley Hagerty
    May 21, "starting in the Pacific Rim at around the 6 p.m. local time hour, in each time zone, there will be a great earthquake,". The true Christian believers will be "raptured": They'll fly upward to heaven. "and on top of all that, there's no more salvation at that point. 153 days later that the entire universe and planet Earth will be destroyed." "I no longer think about 401(k)s and retirement," he says. "I'm just a lot less stressed, and in a way I'm more carefree." Brown is married with several young children, and none of them shares his beliefs....
  • Voices of pros and cons over "the end of the world is May 21"

    05/18/2011 7:52:06 PM PDT · by pleaseloveme · 38 replies
    IBTHK ^ | May 18 | Gang Phan
    Christian radio host Harold Camping made a 2011 end times prediction that the Rapture will take place on May 21 this year and that the end of the world will take place five months later on October 21. However, will the May 21 be another September 4 or September 6, 1994? Camping, president of the Family Radio Christian network, has presented several arguments, or biblical "proofs", in favor of the May 21st end time, and claimed the Bible as his source saying May 21 will be the day of Rapture and judgment "beyond the shadow of a doubt". Meanwhile, his...
  • PROFESSOR: Sarah Palin Probably Staged A Gigantic Hoax About Being Trig's Mother (Unbelievable!)

    04/13/2011 7:53:44 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 123 replies
    Business Insider ^ | April 13, 2011 | Henry Blodget
    An interesting footnote has emerged to a theory that raged around the Internet during Sarah Palin's candidacy for Vice President: The theory is that Sarah Palin is actually the grandmother of her purported son Trig, not the mother, and that she staged a gigantic hoax during the campaign to cover up this fact. Professor Bradford Scharlott of Northern Kentucky University has looked into this story in detail and written a long academic article about it. He concludes two things: First, that the "conspiracy theory" is likely true--Sarah Palin staged a huge hoax, and, second, The American media is pathetic for...
  • Al Gore raps New Hampshire lawmakers for climate vote that 'ignores science'

    03/04/2011 4:54:40 PM PST · by Sub-Driver · 30 replies · 1+ views
    Al Gore raps New Hampshire lawmakers for climate vote that 'ignores science' By Ben Geman - 03/04/11 02:46 PM ET Al Gore is wading into a fight over whether the state of New Hampshire should pull out of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, which is an emissions cap-and-trade program composed of northeastern and mid-Atlantic states. Gore, in blog post Thursday evening, chided the state’s House of Representatives for its vote last week to leave the program, claiming the action “ignores science.” “Members of the legislative chamber made a number of statements that were especially disturbing,” Gore wrote, citing a post...
  • TWU threat suspect says he is not a terrorist

    03/03/2011 6:35:25 AM PST · by Immerito · 9 replies
    WFAA ^ | March 2. 2011 | SHELLY SLATER
    DENTON — An Army veteran whose remarks led to a 90-minute lockdown on the Texas Woman's University campus in Denton on Tuesday is now speaking out from behind bars. Police said Christopher Gillette made threatening remarks, prompting the emergency action. "What I basically said is that I'm extremely angry; I have specific military training; and I feel like tearing Washington down brick-by-brick," Gillette told News 8. Following his remarks, security officers swept the TWU campus, fearing a man with a gun could do harm.
  • The American People Are Tired Of Ad Hominem Attacks On Palin Why Not Debate The Issues?

    02/27/2011 5:38:10 PM PST · by USSR Didnt Fall · 67 replies
    Its funny, if it's not an ex Bushy(Wallace, Rove, Perino), inside the beltway RINOS like Gingrich and Krauthammer or the sitting governor of NJ Chris Christie; they just can't get enough of the baseless, ad hominem, empty attacks on Sarah Palin. You would think that at such an important cross road in our nations history, these so called intellectuals and "sultans of smart" would want to engage in real debate or conversation on the important topics of the day? But no, the ad hominem attacks keep pouring down like rain, to the point, that I have yet to hear ONE...
  • Ron Paul to address Iowa group

    02/07/2011 10:37:37 AM PST · by speciallybland · 8 replies
    Politico ^ | 02/07/2011 | Maggie Haberman
    Ron Paul furthered his 2012 presidential tease by signing on as the latest speaker for the Iowa-based social conservative group the Family Leader's speaker series. The libertarian pol is "scheduled to deliver his pro-family lecture and meet with members of Leadership Roundtables" on March 7, according to a release from the group. The "pro-family" string of addresses gives potential hopefuls a daylong Iowa trip, and further adds to speculation that Paul - who made a national name for himself when he challenged Giuliani hard in one of the GOP debates in 2008 - is planning to make another go of...
  • Al Gore’s snow job

    02/04/2011 6:46:29 PM PST · by Clive · 31 replies
    Toronto Sun ^ | 2011-02-03 | Lorrie Goldstein
    Al Gore has whipped up another blizzard of controversy by arguing global warming — climate change, if you prefer — causes more snow. Challenged by Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly to explain why southern New York (and, for that matter, large parts of North America and Europe) looks like “the tundra” this winter, Gore responded on his blog by quoting approvingly from a year-old column by the Chicago Tribune’s Clarence Page, commenting on last winter’s severe weather and heavy snowfall in parts of the United States. To wit: “In fact, scientists have been warning for at least two decades that global...
  • Jared Lee Loughner's Statements Tied to Conspiracy Theory

    01/10/2011 3:32:56 AM PST · by lbryce · 19 replies
    Politico ^ | January 9, 2010 | Carrie Budoff Brown
    Jared Lee Loughner’s rants about grammar and mind control track closely to the writings of a conspiracy theorist who believes that is how the government controls the populace, one leading group says – and the man tells POLITICO he agrees with some of Loughner’s statements. The far-right activist, David Wynn Miller, said in a telephone interview that he didn’t know Loughner, but agreed with his statement in a YouTube video that “the government is implying mind control and brainwash on the people by controlling grammar.” “Absolutely I would agree with it,” said Miller, 62, a former tool-and-die maker from Milwaukee...
  • The visionary: Ron Paul

    12/21/2010 9:17:42 AM PST · by AmericanHunter · 41 replies · 1+ views
    Washington Post ^ | 12-21-10 | U.S. Army Major (ret.), Don Vandergriff
    The visionary: Ron Paul Question: Considering all spheres of endeavor, who would you nominate as Leader of the Year in 2010? Why? Congressman Ron Paul should be named Leader for 2010. Congressman Paul is a man of character. He does not retreat from his opinion in the face of hostile opposition and corporate-controlled media's "ignore strategy," unlike the rest of the so-called leaders of both major parties. In April 2007, when Fox News hosted the Republican debate held in Florida, there was an effort to assemble an anti-Ron Paul crowd and twice he was booed for his non-interventionist foreign policy....
  • Fireworks? Ron Paul Gets Gavel for Fed Panel

    12/09/2010 10:57:02 AM PST · by speciallybland · 186 replies
    The Wall Street Journal ^ | 12/09/2010 | Danny Yadron
    Rep. Ron Paul, the Texas Republican who has passionately called for dismantling the Federal Reserve, will be running the panel that oversees the central bank when Republicans take the House majority next year. Mr. Paul has introduced legislation to abolish the Fed, wrote the book, “End the Fed,” and rallied support for eliminating it. Rep. Spencer Bachus (R., Ala.), who will take over the House Financial Services Committee from Rep. Barney Frank (D., Mass.), announced today that Mr. Paul, a libertarian who won a fervent following when he ran for president in 2008, will head the Domestic Monetary Policy Subcommittee....
  • It's Official: Ron Paul Is Head Of Monetary Policy Subcommittee

    12/08/2010 10:48:50 PM PST · by Zakeet · 98 replies
    Zero Hedge / Fox News ^ | December 9, 2010 | Tyler Durden
    Despite rumors that various splinter forces within the Republican party are attempting to block Ron Paul's fateful chairmanship of the Monetary Policy Subcommittee, we now have confirmation that the only sane politician left will now be Ben Bernanke's direct nemesis during any and all future Congressional spectacles starring the printing unchallenged one. And with US debt creeping ever closer to the debt ceiling, coupled with the dollar for dollar monetization of the US deficit, such spectacles will soon be plenty.
  • Rep. Ron Paul Makes Special Request Of Wikileaks on Fox’s Freedom Watch

    12/05/2010 7:29:20 AM PST · by speciallybland · 61 replies
    Mediaite ^ | 12/04/2010 | Frances Martel
    Republican Congressman Ron Paul may be Julian Assange’s most loyal supporter in Congress. Visiting Fox Business’ Freedom Watch– a program on which Assange has been welcome several times– Rep. Paul went to bat for the Wikileaker in the middle of condemning the secrecy of the Federal Reserve, and made a little request of his own: “every conversation of the last ten years with the Federal Reserve people.” Chop, chop, Assange! Rep. Paul, who is also a regular guest on the program, chatted for some time with the injustices of having a “secret government” like the Federal Reserve with Judge Andrew...
  • A Brave New World controversy (PC+stupid=censorship)

    11/17/2010 12:11:20 PM PST · by atomic conspiracy · 67 replies
    KIRO ^ | 11-17-10 | Linda Thomas
    <p>Something 10th graders at Nathan Hale High School in Seattle did was so upsetting to a student and her mom that it's resulted in a curriculum change at the school, and apologies from the principal.</p> <p>What were they doing? Reading. Reading Aldous Huxley's Brave New World as part of their language arts curriculum.</p>
  • What the HELL you guy?!?!?!?

    11/11/2010 7:01:32 PM PST · by DManA · 252 replies
    November 11, 2010 | Me
    I had two opinions in the past two days. I saw a missile in the sky over California. Is saw an Islamic crescent in the Google logo. You didn't see it? Fine. But the invective, the insults, the bitterness this launched has shocked me to the core. What in the heck is going on here?