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How Obama Got Elected... Interviews With Obama Voters
It's interviews of actual Obama is sad and fascinating at the same time. You'll get a kick out of how uninformed they are and all of their wacky ideas (like the people Jay Leno interviews on the street).

SWAT Tactics at Issue After Fairfax Shooting
By Tom Jackman
Washington Post Staff Writer
Friday, January 27, 2006; Page B01

Salvatore J. Culosi Sr. still can't believe his son, a 37-year-old optometrist, was a suspected sports bookie. He can't believe a heavily armed SWAT team fatally shot his unarmed son, Salvatore J. Culosi Jr., outside his Fair Oaks home Tuesday night.

And Culosi can't believe that the SWAT team's sudden descent on his son, apparently causing one officer to accidentally fire a .45-caliber handgun once into his son's chest, is standard procedure for Fairfax County police conducting a search.

  • President Obama's Birthplace - A national monument?

    01/22/2009 8:58:37 AM PST · by deks · 78 replies · 3,382+ views
    President Barack H. Obama's biographers will need to know a little more than is currently known about his birth. After all, the presidential birthplace should be a national monument. Preparations should be started now to preserve it. Where is the house in which he was born? Or was it a hospital, I can’t remember? Since Obama is one of our youngest presidents, the midwife who assisted the birth should still be alive. Historians and journalists would like to interview her. Wait, was it a doctor who attended the birth of our first black president? What was his name? Oh, you...


    Only well-trained professionals in the military and the police need guns.  History proves that civilians are much better off without them.
    posted by Travis McGee (the following picture was included with this post)


    Photo information: German soldiers of the Waffen-SS and the Reich Labor Service look on as a member of Einsatzgruppe D prepares to shoot a Ukrainian Jew kneeling on the edge of a mass grave filled with the bodies of previous victims. Photo credit: Library of Congress, courtesy of USHMM Photo Archives

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    If you have men with guns at the door and are unsure for any reason as to what is going on, DO NOT OPEN THE DOOR! Call 911 and request a local uniformed officer / deputy to come to the residence and take control of the situation. Shout through the closed door that you have called 911 for a uniformed officer and that you do not concent to any searches or seizures and demand that they wait for the uniformed officer. Demand that they provide a copy of their search warrant, arrest warrant or court order before opening the door. Be sure to say all of this while 911 in on the phone as it will be recorded and becomes a legal transcript of the event.
    posted by taxcontrol

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    ALL Muslims, "American" or otherwise, are subject to "Sudden Jihadist Syndrome", a remarkable display of blazing religious fervor marked by spraying the room with a semi-automatic or illegally obtained or converted fully automatic machine gun, shouts of "Allahu akbar!", or the wielding of machetes or sabers used for the express purpose of decapitating the Kufir. Various explosive devices, both worn as a vest, or left resting in some public place with high foot traffic, or the use of high velocity vehicles being crashed into targets of opportunity at unexpected intervals.

    And everybody is a Kufir once the jiggly little corpuscles circulating in their veins get energized.

    This mental state is nourished and encouraged in the various mosques and "prayer rooms" being established in every corner of that territory once known as "the United States of America"
    posted by alloysteel

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    Many people choose to reply with their eyes closed.
    posted by ElkGroveDan

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    Amnesty is the “point of no return”. All the other foolish policies can be changed by a later administration, although the huge debt will have to be dealt with. However, 20-30 million new, uneducated, government dependent, Democrat voters will forever change the American government, society, and our way of life. One party rule will be a fact of life that cannot be changed.
    posted by Prokopton

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    So the Temple is rebuilt and there's a big fight out at Megiddo. It's not like it's the end of the world.
    posted by SlowBoat407

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    . . . when someone runs for President all records should be an open book including passport records. There is no reason to keep anything like that secret if you want to be President.
    posted by PhiKapMom

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    ‘Change,’ for Alinsky, invoked radical socialism and meant the redistribution of wealth.
    [For] Obama [it] means the same, but by hiding the reference he avoids having to be explicit about the radical goal behind the theme.”
    Some Key Alinsky Code Words
    Change - Eliminating the free enterprise system and replacing it with socialism, and peacefully overthrowing the present government and replacing it with communism.
    Community Organizer - One who (1) agitates by identifying and magnifying the real or imagined failings of the establishment as they supposedly apply to the target group, (2) organizes the target group into a political force, and (3) turns that force into “change”.
    posted by bareford101

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    For every Christian, temptations arise to put something ahead of our Lord. Indeed, as CS Lewis pointed out, such temptations become stronger for those who do want to leave them behind. But God is faithful....
    posted by Hebrews 11:6

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    NBC just said “a deep suffocating goo that keeps gushing day after day and week after week...” First honest review of Dateline, NBC I ever heard!
    posted by djf

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    Just because something is deemed a law, doesn't mean it is immune to misapplication or abuse.
    posted by Publius6961

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    “The Supreme Court informs me to invoke the 5th and remain silent.”
    posted by Paladin2
    see. . .Supreme Court Rules Fifth Amendment Has to Actually Be Invoked

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    Never answer the door after dark. Never answer the door if it's a stranger. Never let a stranger come in your house to use your phone, or your bathroom, or anything else. Always carry protection, loaded and ready when you do answer the door. This is 2013, not 1953. It's not the same country anymore, and you can't take chances like this victim did.
    posted by Kenton

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    Let’s face it...a whole lot of people in this country are too stupid to be free citizens.
    posted by gr8eman

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    Each successive Democrat administration builds upon the level of corruption, dishonesty, and criminality achieved by the previous Democrat administration.
    posted by Amagi

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    You cannot compromise with that which you must defeat
    posted by fwdude

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    A negative thinker sees difficulty in every opportunity. A positive thinker sees opportunity in every difficulty.
    posted by conservative98

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    So Hillary puts a server with classified data in her home bathroom, steals a nomination, had an unlimited campaign chest due to her corrupt Foundation, controlled the US media to do her bidding, encouraged illegal immigrants to vote and consistently lied during the campaign. Who does our vaunted CIA suggest we investigate ? The Russians ?
    posted by justa-hairyape

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