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Wednesday, October 01, 2014

 





  

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House Cats of
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A slapdash Secret Service detail isn't what's wrong with the White House
- the real scandal is a President who is so complacent about protecting Americans

Piers Morgan is back and he's got a lot to say like,
"President Obama this week committed professional suicide."
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Pentagon Official: The President Is Lying To America —
About Us, And About ISIS

This article is written under an anonymous byline.
Read and you'll see why.
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Secret Service didn´t file paperwork on Atlanta incident
Perhaps there are a lot of other umfiled reports
lying around as well?
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Secret Service let armed felon ride in
an elevator with Obama

TMI all at once beginning to look like a pity party.
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Media Ignores Obama’s 60 Minutes Ratings
Collapse – Down 69% in a Week

Tuesday's most read Must Read.
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State Dept. On Obama Intel Briefings:
´He Receives Those Whenever He Can´

State Dept. spokesnoids made dizzy from spin keep it up.
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American incompetence in a world spinning out of control
This happens when there is no one in charge.
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The Democrats´ Biggest Worry: Obama´s
Fall From Grace With His Base

Anyone who can back a man who bald-face lies
to millions should indeed worry.
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Must Read Archive [Last 60 Days]







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Obama Has Deputy Fire
His Chief Bodyguard
Daily Caller, by Neil Munro    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 10/1/2014 7:03:57 PM     Post Reply
President Barack Obama had a deputy carry out the politically unpleasant task of firing the first female director of the United States Secret Service. Julia Pierson was forced to resign Oct. 1 after a series of high-profile security failures, and just five weeks before an election where Obama is trying to boost the turnout of Democratic-leaning progressives and unmarried women. But Obama did call her after the deed was done, to compliment her on her 30 years of service to the agency, said White House press secretary Josh Earnest on Wednesday. The resignation comes amid several other politically damaging crises, including the

Ebola in America
PJ Media, by Richard Fernandez    Original Article
Posted By: Hazymac- 10/1/2014 6:55:42 PM     Post Reply
News that Ebola has arrived in the United States from Liberia and that many people may have already been exposed to the disease was yet one more reminder that “they” cannot completely protect everyone. There was always the chance it would arrive. By plane, or over open border — but somewhow. The spread of the disease has been modeled by the CDC as a Markov chain which measures the probability of going from one state to the other. There was always a joint probability that someone from an Ebola zone could make their way across a series of paths to

Venezuela: Shiny happy people
El Universal [Caracas, Venezuela], by Editorial    Original Article
Posted By: PageTurner- 10/1/2014 6:53:09 PM     Post Reply
Happy people who buy as necessary. That is Venezuela, according to the last definitions provided by government spokespersons. The assertion implies three things: Venezuelans are happy; Venezuelans buy; Venezuelans buy as necessary. All that is a vision of success, we infer, in socialism. For 16 years, all that Venezuelans have heard is that, whereas, in fact, they face the same mess, aggravated though, that has become Venezuela. The slogan of the government officer who refers to happy Venezuelans buying as necessary also implies that happiness can be reached very easily: going to the supermarket and buying as necessary. Anything else, thanks

  


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Ebola patient says he flew on
United, airline says
CNN, by Ashley Fantz, Holly Yan and Dana Ford,    Original Article
Posted By: mitzi- 10/1/2014 6:43:40 PM     Post Reply
The Ebola patient being treated in Texas told authorities he flew part of his trip on United Airlines, a spokesperson for the airline said, citing information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The airline believes the patient flew from Brussels to Washington Dulles and then from Dulles to Dallas-Fort Worth on September 20, the spokesperson said. "The director of the CDC has stated there is ´zero risk of transmission´ on any flight on which the patient flew because he was not symptomatic until several days after his trip and could not have been contagious on the dates he

Boehner: Jeb Bush
has ´real shot´ in 2016
Washington Examiner, by Kelly Cohen    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 10/1/2014 6:34:24 PM     Post Reply
Count House Speaker John Boehner as a fan of Jeb Bush for president. He also hasn´t spoken to Texas GOP Sen. Ted Cruz in two years. The driving issue of the 2016 election will be “competence,” and if former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush runs, “he’s got a real shot” at winning, the Ohio Republican told the Cincinnati Enquirer on Tuesday. Boehner applauded Bush’s ability to “talk about Republican issues better than most anybody that we’ve got out there,” approving of his “real record of reform” as Florida’s governor from 1999 to 2007. He also called potential candidates Ohio Gov. John

Pierson Punted: Obama, Congress
Must Now Undo Bush-Era
Injustice to Secret Service
National Journal, by Ron Fournier    Original Article
Posted By: Emerson- 10/1/2014 6:17:24 PM     Post Reply
It´s not enough. Julia Pierson´s otherwise distinguished career at the Secret Service ended Wednesday when she resigned as director of the disgraced agency—her last act the right one. Now President Obama and Congress must do their part to fix the Secret Service. They should start by undoing a Bush-era reform approved by Congress in the name of hardening U.S. defenses against terrorism. After 9/11, several Secret Service agents, including those in leadership, warned me that no good would come from plans to yank the quasi-independent agency out of the Treasury Department and fold it into the fledgling monstrosity that would

Teacher who called student his
‘little sex slave’ should not be fired: court
New York Post, by Lia Eustachewich    Original Article
Posted By: mitzi- 10/1/2014 6:15:47 PM     Post Reply
A Brooklyn Technical HS? teacher who called a female student his “little sex slave” and said she could give him a “striptease” any time should not be fired, a state appeals court ruled. The panel of judges upheld the unpaid, six-month suspension of Steven Ostrin, a once-popular social studies teacher at Tech, which has since been rocked by the arrest of another teacher, accused of having sexual relationships with as many as seven female students. “The hearing officer made clear that the case turned entirely on the credibility of the witnesses and such determinations ‘are largely unreviewable,’” the judges said

  


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Ingraham: ´Why Did Obama Let
Ebola Virus Into The United States?´
Breitbart TV, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: mitzi- 10/1/2014 6:05:20 PM     Post Reply
Talk radio host Laura Ingraham criticized President Obama for failing to take necessary action to prevent the Ebola virus from spreading to the US on Wednesday. "I believe our leaders’ first and foremost obligation is to protect the security of our country. Why does this seem so difficult for these people to do?" she wondered. She argued that not allowing flights from Sierra Leone and Liberia “seems fairly obvious,” given similar flight bans implemented in France and the UK, “especially when the President was assuring us that this could be contained and would not spread in the United States, one

Liberian Government Identifies
Dallas Ebola Patient
Breitbart Texas, by Bob Price    Original Article
Posted By: mitzi- 10/1/2014 5:57:54 PM     Post Reply
HOUSTON, Texas -- Liberian government officials have identified the patient who brought the Ebola virus to the United States as Thomas Eric Duncan. Duncan lives in Monrovia and is said to be in his mid-forties. Duncan is the first person to bring an undiagnosed case of Ebola to the United States. Duncan had direct contact with an Ebola patient in Liberia shortly before his departure to the United States according to a report on Wednesday in the New York Times by Norimitsu Onishi. Duncan helped to carry a pregnant woman who was near death from the Ebola virus back to

Dallas parents fearing Ebola
remove children from school
Star-Telegram (Dallas), by Bill Hanna    Original Article
Posted By: mitzi- 10/1/2014 5:53:22 PM     Post Reply
Parents on Wednesday were removing their children from a Dallas school where a student may have had contact with the Ebola patient diagnosed Tuesday. A letter to parents of children at L.L. Hotchkiss Elementary School, 6929 Town North Drive, says in part: “This morning, we were made aware that one of our students may have had contact with an individual who was recently diagnosed with the Ebola virus. This student is currently not showing any symptoms and is under close observation by the Dallas County Health and Human Services Department. As a precautionary measure, the student has been advised to

New Secret Service Head Joe Clancy
Personally Led Obama Security
NBC News, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: earlybird- 10/1/2014 5:33:30 PM     Post Reply
Joe Clancy, the man in charge of cleaning up the Secret Service after a series of embarrassing security gaffes, is the ideal person to lead the agency through troubled waters, a former top Obama adviser said Wednesday. The Department of Homeland Security named Clancy, director of corporate security for Comcast Corp., as interim acting director of the Secret Service after Julia Pierson resigned Wednesday. He retired from the agency in July 2011 after having served as special agent in charge of the Presidential Protective Division, a role for which he was well-regarded, David Axelrod, one of Obama´s oldest friends and

  


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U.S. Patient Aided Pregnant
Liberian, Then Took Ill
New York Times, by Norimitsu Onishi    Original Article
Posted By: earlybird- 10/1/2014 5:05:33 PM     Post Reply
MONROVIA, Liberia — A man who flew to Dallas and was later found to have the Ebola virus was identified by senior Liberian government officials on Wednesday as Thomas Eric Duncan, a resident of Monrovia in his mid-40s. Mr. Duncan, the first person to develop symptoms outside Africa during the current epidemic, had direct contact with a woman stricken by Ebola on Sept. 15, just four days before he left Liberia for the United States, the woman’s parents and Mr. Duncan’s neighbors said. In a pattern often seen here in Monrovia, the Liberian capital, the family of the woman, Marthalene Williams, 19,

Peter Lumaj calls for Bridgeport
Registrar Santa Ayala to
resign over voting fraud probe
New Haven Register (CT), by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: Scottyboy- 10/1/2014 4:47:40 PM     Post Reply
Peter Lumaj, Republican candidate for Connecticut Secretary of the State, called Wednesday for Bridgeport Registrar of Voters Santa Ayala to resign over the ongoing voting fraud investigation that last week led to the arrest of her daughter, state Rep. Christina Ayala. Lumaj also called on his opponent, incumbent Secretary of the State Denise Merrill, to also demand Santa Ayala’s immediate resignation. The state Elections Enforcement Commission recommended a criminal investigation into both Ayalas in October 2013. Santa Ayala, a Democrat, has not been charged and remains on the ballot as the party nominee for the registrar seat. Her daughter, Rep.

Father Of ISIS Social Media
Guru Still President Of Islamic
Elementary School In US
Truth Revolt, by Ilya Feoktistov    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 10/1/2014 4:45:29 PM     Post Reply
The revelation that Boston-area fugitive Ahmad Abousamra is running the Islamic State’s (ISIS) sophisticated social media propaganda campaign casts light on the leadership of a complex of radical mosques in and around the Greater Boston area. According to information obtained during litigation discovery and provided by Boston Muslims who asked not to be identified out of fear for their physical safety, Ahmad Abousamra is deeply connected to the top Muslim community leaders in Boston. Ahmad’s father, Abdulbadi Abousamra (Abousamra Sr.), has served as a president or board member of several mosques, Islamic schools, and Muslim political organizations in Massachusetts from

The anti-Mary Landrieu
ad that is catching fire
Washington Examiner, by T. Becket Adams    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 10/1/2014 4:32:57 PM     Post Reply
Republican Louisiana State Sen. Elbert Guillory in an ad this week savaged vulnerable incumbent Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La., for living a life of luxury while many African-Americans in the Pelican State live in poverty. “Mary Landrieu first ran for Senate in 1996 promising to be a champion for the black community,” Guillory says in the ad, which was released Tuesday by Free At Last PAC. “But 18 years later, little has changed.” “Our communities are poorer than they were in 1996. Our schools continue to fail children,” he said. “And our jails are filled with young black men who should be at

  


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Pelosi predicts 2016 Democratic sweep
CNN, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: Scottyboy- 10/1/2014 4:31:17 PM     Post Reply
WASHINGTON — About a month from the 2014 midterm elections House Democratic Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi was already predicting a sweep for her party in the 2016 election. Referring to Republicans, Pelosi said, "Their days are numbered. I know that in two years there will be a Democratic Congress and a Democratic President." Pelosi has publicly urged former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to run for president and said if Clinton does decide to run she would win. While she was clearly looking ahead the top House Democrat was careful not to concede the election this November. Pressed about the prediction she made

Source: Obama Speech Will
Emphasize To Latinos That
Immigration Action Is Coming
BuzzFeed, by Adrian Carrasquillo    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 10/1/2014 4:27:05 PM     Post Reply
President Obama will reaffirm his promise of administrative actions to slow record deportations before the end of the year during a high-profile speech to Latinos and Hispanic officials on Thursday, BuzzFeed News has learned. His speech at the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) gala — his first there since 2011 — comes as activists have expressed anger and frustration over repeated delays on executive actions. Obama will tell Latinos in attendance that he understands their frustration but will also call on them to stick with him and wait 40 more days, until after the election, according to a source who

Evanston prepares for presidential visit
Chicago Tribune, by Tony Briscoe    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 10/1/2014 4:12:49 PM     Post Reply
President Barack Obama is expected to deliver a speech about the economy Thursday afternoon at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management in Evanston, according to city officials. (Snip) Obama, who will be in town to campaign for Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn’s re-election bid, is to speak at 1:15 p.m. Thursday at Northwestern’s Cahn Auditorium. Bobkiewicz said that while city officials were enthusiastic about the visit, they hope to make it “as uneventful as possible” for Obama. “We’re very excited that the president chose Evanston to make a major public policy announcement,” he said. “The city is working with the White

Former Honduras President Slams
US for Interfering in Country´s Affairs
RIA-Novosti [Russia], by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: PageTurner- 10/1/2014 3:45:56 PM     Post Reply
MOSCOW - Former President of Honduras Manuel Zelaya, speaking at the Progressive Latin American Meeting (ELAP 2014) in Ecuador, has accused the United States of systematic interference in the internal affairs of his country, Prensa Latina reported. According to the agency’s information, on Tuesday Zelaya said that during his presidency the US attempts to interfere into Honduras´ internal affairs were constant and numerous. Zelaya recalled, that the first phone call he received upon being elected as President, was from the US Ambassador to Honduras, who congratulated him, invited him to dinner and after sharing a meal handed him

The Two Issues That Could
Bring Down Obamacare
Fiscal Times, by Brianna Ehley    Original Article
Posted By: Drive- 10/1/2014 3:34:58 PM     Post Reply
Today marks the one-year anniversary for Obamacare’s health exchanges—which have helped more than 7 million people across the country enroll in health coverage. And while Obamacare’s marketplace is settling in for its second year, serious issues are cropping up that could potentially derail the entire health care law leaving millions without affordable health coverage. The first potential problem deals with funding for the law’s crucial risk corridor program, which protects insurers from major losses. Insurers who agree to sell policies on the new exchanges are compensated for if they incur heavy losses during the first few years of Obamacare’s implementation.

  



Secret Service Director to Resign
New York Times, by Michael D. Shear    Original Article
Posted By: Scottyboy- 10/1/2014 3:28:38 PM     Post Reply
WASHINGTON — Julia Pierson, the director of the Secret Service, is resigning in the wake of several security breaches, according to administration officials. The resignation came less than a day after lawmakers from both parties assailed Ms. Pierson’s leadership and said they feared for the lives of the president and others in the protection of the agency. A 30-year veteran of the Secret Service, Ms. Pierson was supposed to have been the one to repair the agency’s reputation after scandals that raised questions about a culture that gave rise to incidents involving drinking and prostitution during overseas trips.

Secret Service Director Resigns
Business Insider, by Brett LoGiurato    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 10/1/2014 3:26:41 PM     Post Reply
Julia Pierson, the director of the United States Secret Service, resigned on Wednesday amid a rush of criticism over recent White House security breaches. "Today Julia Pierson, the Director of the United States Secret Service, offered her resignation, and I accepted it," said Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson. "I salute her 30 years of distinguished service to the Secret Service and the Nation." Joseph Clancy, the former special agent in charge of the presidential protective division of the Secret Service, will take over as interim director, Johnson said. MORE TO COME...

Dallas Ambulance Crew Quarantined
for Ebola Precaution
Breitbart Texas, by Bob Price    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 10/1/2014 3:23:40 PM     Post Reply
HOUSTON, Texas -- The ambulance crew that transported America’s first Ebola patient to the hospital has been placed in quarantine as a precaution. The quarantine is a precaution to make certain no one else is exposed in the event the crew became infected during transportation of the patient. The city of Dallas said the crew took all safety precautions during the transport process. “Our firefighters are in quarantine,” said Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings in an interview with NBC 5 in Dallas “that took this guy to the hospital.” “We will place them into isolation per Dallas County and CDC recommendations,”

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