Free Republic 4th Quarter Fundraising Target: $88,000 Receipts & Pledges to-date: $22,604
Woo hoo!! And the first 25% is in!! Thank you all very much!!

Keyword: sourpuss

Brevity: Headers | « Text »
  • CNN Cuomo on SOTU: “I’ve Never Seen Nancy Pelosi’s Face Look Like That”

    01/31/2018 5:08:59 AM PST · by governsleastgovernsbest · 181 replies
    FinkelBlog ^ | Mark Finkelstein
    When even Chris Cuomo mocks your moue . . . On CNN this morning, commenting on Nancy Pelosi’s sour expression during President Trump’s State of the Union speech, Cuomo said: “I’ve never seen Nancy Pelosi’s face look like that.” Get the rest of the story and view the video here.
  • Malia Obama Looka Super Unhappy As She Heads To Another Long Shift ('long hours' getting to her?)

    03/23/2017 1:36:21 PM PDT · by drewh · 72 replies
    OK Magazine ^ | 2 hours ago | staff
    Malia Obama continues to look super unhappy as she heads into yet another long shift at The Weinstein Company in New York City. Sporting a burgundy jacket and a pair of black pants, the former president's daughter, who is currently interning at the prestigious business, appeared cold, tired, and unhappy. But this isn't the first time Malia's seemed miserable to be heading into work. Are the long hours getting to her? Click through the gallery to see the 18-year-old looking grumpier than ever before
  • Senators Feinstein and Grassley grim and silent after Trump-Russia briefings with Comey

    03/16/2017 6:20:13 PM PDT · by ransomnote · 173 replies ^ | March 15, 2017 | David Ferguson
    After closed door meetings with FBI Director James Comey on Wednesday, top members of the Senate Judiciary Committee looked grim and rattled and refused to divulge the contents of the meeting to reporters. At around 5 p.m. E.T. on Wednesday, Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) and Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) faced reporters but revealed little about their meetings with Comey. “This briefing was all on sensitive matters,” Feinstein said, “and highly classified and it’s really not anything we can answer any questions about.” Comey has been at the center of multiple controversies lately, from his decision to make a later-discredited announcement...
  • Maureen Dowd Attacks Dick, Liz, Mary (Cheney), Palin and Limbaugh

    10/15/2009 9:13:46 AM PDT · by TexasCajun · 37 replies · 1,550+ views ^ | October 15, 2009 - 10:45 ET | Noel Sheppard
    New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd must have woken up on the far-left side of the bed Tuesday given the number of prominent conservatives she chose to abuse in her article published Wednesday. In "Daisy Chain of Cheneys", Dowd went after former Vice President Dick Cheney, his two daughters Liz and Mary, former Alaska governor Sarah Palin, former Vice President Dan Quayle, Rush Limbaugh, the Weekly Standard's Bill Kristol, and OF COURSE George W. Bush. This was really quite a venom-dripping hatefest even for Dowd (h/t Jennifer Rubin):
  • Alright - Can we PLEASE be done with the vanities about Obama?

    10/09/2009 1:20:24 PM PDT · by Maceman · 90 replies · 2,820+ views
    They are really getting old, ceased being funny hours ago, and don't reflect well on the quality of this site, especially for visitors who might be checking out FreeRepublic for the first time. I mean really. They are starting to get embarrassing. What are we, DemocraticUnderground?
  • BREAKING: Freepers Get Over It in Unison

    10/09/2009 12:18:14 PM PDT · by Grim · 53 replies · 1,401+ views
    Vanity Press ^ | 10/9/09 | Grim
    USAville, — October 9, 2009 — In a surprise development, after venting for several hours because of the Nobel Peace Prize awarded to President Barack Obama, Freepers nationwide, sighed in unison, "Ah, I feel better now," and got back to business.
  • STOP POSTING THE OBAMA WINS...We get it and you're running the site into the ground

    10/09/2009 11:59:05 AM PDT · by for-q-clinton · 323 replies · 7,849+ views
    Self Copy ^ | 10/9/2009 | Self
    Please stop. I've recently recommended FR to several people and if this is their first visit to FR well it makes me and everyone on here look like an ASS! Stop it already.
  • Free Republic Tripe

    10/09/2009 11:20:42 AM PDT · by BooBoo1000 · 74 replies · 1,677+ views
    myself | 10/ 9/09 | Self
    I have been a reader of the Free Republic for a long time, also I have never been a support of Obama, but I cannot belive all of the tripe that has appeared on this board today. Everything from Obama going to heaven to Obama spreading the waters of the Red Sea. I can remember when the Free Republic was a repository for breaking news, that was news. Not some board that makes fun of the President of the United States. I wonder what has happened to all of the real Freepers who met conversed and enjoyed the Free Republic...

    10/17/2008 3:15:46 PM PDT · by fishtank · 32 replies · 682+ views
    Better late than never.......
  • Hillary's Bitter Pill: Women Can't Stand Her

    03/29/2007 4:08:16 AM PDT · by FreeManDC · 109 replies · 302+ views
    Renew America ^ | March 28, 2007 | Carey Roberts
    Hillary Clinton's polling numbers are tumbling, but the real shocker is how poorly she is faring with the female electorate. According to the recent Rasmussen poll, 43% of women say they will not vote for Hillary. And the latest poll by John Zogby reported an almost identical number ? 42% of women would not vote for Mrs. Clinton under any circumstances. Hillary's gender problem is underscored by the bootleg Apple Computer 1984 ad. [] The person who hurls the hammer at Hillary's Big Sister image is not some 40-something pony-tailed biker dude. No, it's a young, athletic woman, exactly the...
  • Caption Hillary making like a pumpkin (vanity)

    08/01/2006 12:07:26 PM PDT · by redstates4ever · 49 replies · 1,920+ views
    Yahoo! News Photos ^ | 8/1/6 | n/a
    "Food and Drug Administration Commissioner-nominee Dr. Andrew von Eschenbach is greeted by Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, D-N.Y. on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2006 prior to testifying before the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee hearing on his nomination."
  • Noisy Parishes (an opportunity to vent your frustration)

    07/31/2006 10:04:02 AM PDT · by NYer · 19 replies · 448+ views
    Curt Jester ^ | July 30, 2006
    A reader has started a new blog dedicated to noisy churches.This site is for you, if the noise before your Liturgy / Service prevents you and others from saying your prayers. If the same is true about the noise and chattering during the service - you're just as welcome.We shall be awarding icons of 1, 2, or 3 stars to Churches / Congregations who satisfy us as being worthy of note and more importantly - improvement.Please DO email us with a description of a Church you know or attend. Be SPECIFIC regarding the noise problem and if possible, provide us...
  • Caption Time

    06/23/2006 9:43:47 AM PDT · by bannie · 62 replies · 1,784+ views
    The Washington Tomes ^ | 23JUN06 | Self
  • Teacher defends "Santa" remarks (Full, unedited statement)

    12/26/2005 8:11:14 AM PST · by Conservatrix · 778 replies · 12,705+ views
    Lebanon Daily News ^ | 12/23/05 | Theresa R. Farrisi
    To the Editor: "Last week I substituted at a local elementary school in Lebanon County. The lesson plan required me to read the 1882 poem “The Night Before Christmas” by Clement Clarke Moore to two classes of students. While I can appreciate the poem for its literary value, the subject matter is offensive to me, and the reading of this poem to the children imposed values upon me which are against my deeply held religious beliefs. I could not in good conscience present the notion of Santa Claus as a truth to the children, and stated so. No public school...
  • Maureen Dowd: My Private Idaho (Old Maid Dowdie Needs Some Fresh Air!)

    08/24/2005 7:57:00 AM PDT · by gopwinsin04 · 105 replies · 3,097+ views
    NY Slimes ^ | 8/24/05
    W vactationed so hard in Texas he got bushed. He needed a vacation from his vacation.So he headed West yesterday to get away from his Western getaway--and the mushrooming Crawford Woodstock--to spend a couple of days at the Tamarack Resort in the rural Idaho mountians. 'I'm kind of hanging loose as they say,' he told reporters. W. didn't go alone of course. Just as he took his beloved feather pillow on the road duing his 2000 campaign, now he takes his beloved bike.An Air Force One steward tenderly unloaded W.'s $3,000.00 Trek fuel mountain bike when he landed in Boise.I...

    05/25/2005 12:12:22 PM PDT · by Bob Ireland · 492 replies · 9,391+ views
    Editorial | May 25, 2005 | Bob Ireland
    GEORGE BUSH MAY GO DOWN AS THE WORST PREZ IN HISTORY or WHY IT IS IMPOSSIBLE TO BE A REPUBLICAN TODAY President George Bush has not distinguished himself by fighting for his judicial nominees. Indeed, the way he treated Miguel Estrada, he is arguably worse than the Democrats in the Senate. Now seven Senators have made a deal to run the Senate, and they claim that it would be best for the President to get in his Presidential Yugo and drive down to the Senate Building carrying his hat in his hand to get his judicial nominees pre-approved. If President...
  • A Sourpuss? Moi? [Peggy Noonan responds to her last column on the inaugural speech]

    01/27/2005 2:08:34 AM PST · by bellevuesbest · 334 replies · 6,405+ views
    WSJ - Opinion Journal ^ | 1-26-05 | Peggy Noonan
    I have been called old, jaded, a sourpuss. Far worse, I have been called French. A response is in order. You know the dispute. Last week I slammed the president's inaugural address. I was not alone, but I came down hard, early and in one of the most highly read editorial pages in America. Bill Buckley and David Frum also had critical reactions. Bill Safire on the other hand called it one of the best second inaugurals ever, and commentators from right and left (Bill Kristol, E.J. Dionne) found much to praise and ponder. (To my mind the best response...
  • An excess of nationalism

    10/09/2004 7:37:48 PM PDT · by KevinDavis · 21 replies · 383+ views
    Trinidad News ^ | 10/09/2004 | Gwynne Dyer
    "This is the true frontier of transportation," said Marion Blakely, head of the US Federal Aviation Administration, when SpaceShipOne, designed, built and flown by American private citizens, flew into space for the second time in two weeks and won the US$10 million Ansari-X prize. Then Richard Branson of Virgin enterprises made a deal with Mojave Aerospace Venture, the team headed by Burt Rutan and funded by Paul Allen, billionaire co-founder of Microsoft, to develop a fleet of larger spacecraft based on Rutan's design and start commercial space flights in 2007-8. It took us all back to the romantic early years...
  • Hillary & Chuck Muffled (No Shows at GOP Convention for Dem Response)

    09/01/2004 11:57:53 AM PDT · by tellw · 40 replies · 2,664+ views
    New York Post (print edition), p. 6 ^ | September 1, 2004 | Vincent Morris
    Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton and Charles Schumer, initially expected to headline the Democratic response to the Republican convention, are both missing in action this week -- leaving the job to lesser-known lawmakers. The low-key Democratic response at the GOP convention is a sharp contrast from the Republican counterattack in Boston, where party luminaries included Rudy Giuliani.
  • Andy Rooney: Our Soldiers in Iraq Aren't Heroes (Evening Edition)

    04/12/2004 5:38:14 PM PDT · by InvisibleChurch · 18 replies · 252+ views ^ | Monday, April 12, 2004
    Monday, April 12, 2004 Rooney: Our Soldiers in Iraq Aren't Heroes We weren't even going to regurgitate the latest ramblings of "60 Minutes" fixture Andy Rooney because we thought no one cared any longer about his attempts to get attention, but we've already had a few outraged comments from relatives of GIs, so here goes. He writes today in his little-read column (the only place we could find it was the Buffalo News): Treating soldiers fighting their war as brave heroes is an old civilian trick designed to keep the soldiers at it. But you can be sure our soldiers...