A Message From Lucianne  







S-G1




























ST-GC


   
 
Home Page | Latest Posts | Links | Must Reads | Update Profile | RSS | Contribute | Register | Rules & FAQs
Privacy Policy | Search | Post | Contact | Logout | Forgot Password | Search Using Google


Well it is the happiest
place on earth: Mitt Romney
takes family to Disneyland
two weeks to the day after
losing election

Daily Mail (UK), by Beth Stebner

Original Article

Posted By:JoniTx, 11/21/2012 9:02:19 AM

Two weeks ago, Mitt Romney was anxiously waiting at his campaign´s headquarters in Boston to hear the results of the election. After his crippling loss, pictures surfaced of the former Massachusetts governor drowning his sorrows in a gallon of chocolate milk. He was recently pictured with his distinctive salt-and-pepper hair unceremoniously unkempt, and has been spotted going to the gym with his wife, Ann. And now, two weeks to the day since he lost the election to President Obama, Romney went to Disneyland, a place typically saved for when public figures experience victory.

      


Post Reply  

Reply 1 - Posted by: linkay6, 11/21/2012 9:12:56 AM     (No. 9027347)

CRIPPLING loss??????????????????

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    8 persons like this.


Reply 2 - Posted by: msjena, 11/21/2012 9:16:08 AM     (No. 9027350)

Nearly half the country preferred him to Obama. I think the Republicans should thank Mitt for fighting the good fight and stop the circular firing squad. Mitt is right about the "gifts" to voters. Why don´t the Republicans just admit it.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    8 persons like this.


   

 

R-G1
  
R-VAR_AD


 
Reply 3 - Posted by: jorgecito, 11/21/2012 9:21:52 AM     (No. 9027361)

The Daily Mail being silly as usual. Chugging chocolate milk? Sounds downright wholesome.
Not hard to imagine what some other politicians chug (or choom) after a loss.

Whatever differences we conservatives had with Romney, I think there is one thing most of us agree on:
A Romney victory would have portended a vastly improved economy ... which would have benefited everyone.

Romney and his family gave it their all. For that I salute them, and wish them the happiest life they can have. (Though that will be hard in Obama´s Brave New America.)

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    8 persons like this.


Reply 4 - Posted by: shamus, 11/21/2012 9:23:48 AM     (No. 9027367)

Romney´s at Disneyland. Everyone else is being taken to the cleaners.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    9 persons like this.


Reply 5 - Posted by: wilko, 11/21/2012 9:30:34 AM     (No. 9027383)

Mitt at a gas station pumping his own petrol was pretty cool also. He´s the only real, down to earth person in or out of politics.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    8 persons like this.


Reply 6 - Posted by: Coy860, 11/21/2012 9:34:15 AM     (No. 9027391)

America will be crippled by Obama.
The Romneys ran a great campaign and I appreciate what they did. We had the chance to turn the country around, but the have-nots are too in love with free stuff.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    8 persons like this.


Reply 7 - Posted by: JAN, 11/21/2012 9:49:11 AM     (No. 9027419)

Romney won. He knows the truth. We know the truth.

Let´s not buy into the msm mantra.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    8 persons like this.


   

 

  


 
Reply 8 - Posted by: right-turn, 11/21/2012 9:54:08 AM     (No. 9027429)

Lots of BS. The UK writers should stick to something they know about. Their health care system for example that allows people to die because they are too old or too expensive.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    5 persons like this.


Reply 9 - Posted by: AnnG, 11/21/2012 10:03:51 AM     (No. 9027446)

It´s nice to see the Romney´s out and enjoying life. Life goes on.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    7 persons like this.


Reply 10 - Posted by: Caveman, 11/21/2012 10:07:03 AM     (No. 9027455)

Maybe when he gets finished at Disneyland, he can fire up the old 2016 campaign.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    10 persons like this.


Reply 11 - Posted by: Malia2012, 11/21/2012 10:17:09 AM     (No. 9027478)

What everyone else said, except #4. Thank you Mitt Romney and family for the sacrifices made during the fraudulent Presidential election. Blessings on you all.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    8 persons like this.


Reply 12 - Posted by: navybrat, 11/21/2012 10:26:58 AM     (No. 9027500)

Obama did NOT win by a and slide. He has never worked for anything or earned anything on his own.

Mitt Romney will always be a winner because he has worked and been successful in his life. He is a decent man with a wonderful loving family. He still has his family and life will go on for them. Unfortunately, life will decline for most Americans.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    9 persons like this.


   

 

B-G1


 
Reply 13 - Posted by: antiquegolf, 11/21/2012 10:30:43 AM     (No. 9027510)

Last night that worm brian williams did a hit piece on Romney that showed him with the disheveled look pumping his own gas. williams juxtaposed that view with the secret service protected campaign season. Of course during the campaign there was no regular guy Romney coverage just the mean, privileged venture capitalist who fired workers and killed women cancer victims. I hate brIan williams.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    8 persons like this.


Reply 14 - Posted by: crill, 11/21/2012 10:40:22 AM     (No. 9027536)

Mitt says he´s moving to California? Why would any wealthy man want to do that after voters approved Proposition 30 that raises taxes on his income bracket? Let´s hope that he´s planning to run for governor or senator, and do something to restore the Republican party to what is was there under Reagan.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    6 persons like this.


Reply 15 - Posted by: a man over thirty, 11/21/2012 10:46:18 AM     (No. 9027546)

Mitt´s a winner. All the rest of us are losers because of what 62 million idiots did on November 6.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    9 persons like this.


Reply 16 - Posted by: arminius, 11/21/2012 10:50:01 AM     (No. 9027554)

All those kids to Disneyland? Jesus, that guy really IS rich!

(We mapped out a trip to Disney World and was like, ummm, then looked at a longer trip to Europe and it was cheaper. We went to Europe. Disney parks are a money black hole unparalelled in the known universe.)

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    10 persons like this.


Reply 17 - Posted by: WMP1952, 11/21/2012 10:53:02 AM     (No. 9027557)

Good for them. If truth be told - they are more like you and me than President Obama and Joe Biden. If you listened to anything during the campaign, his kids and people who knew them (and someone who bought a house from them in Utah) how hands on he is with his family and personal life. Just because you are "wealthy" doesn´t mean you have people waiting on you hand and foot.



  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    7 persons like this.


   

 

R_DBL_B
  


 
Reply 18 - Posted by: iamtinman, 11/21/2012 10:58:42 AM     (No. 9027571)

Mitt Romney didn´t lose anywhere near what the Anerican people lost on Nov 6. He only lost an election, they lost a free and independent future.

Mitt was rich and getting richer, he didn´t need to be president to be successful. He just felt that he owed it to the country where he made his fortune to help it out of a crisis.

The american people have voted twice now for incompetence and dependency. They will reap the whirlwind and have no one else to blame but themselves.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    6 persons like this.


Reply 19 - Posted by: fiddle ed, 11/21/2012 11:01:46 AM     (No. 9027578)

All the best to a great man and his family. He may have to change his name to John Galt and disappear in the wrath to come. The guillotines are about to be brought out of storage by the unwashed masses hell bent on retribution for their sorry lives.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    7 persons like this.


Reply 20 - Posted by: DARling, 11/21/2012 11:07:18 AM     (No. 9027595)

He doesn´t need us. America needed him.

Those "republicans" who stayed home because Mitt wasn´t conservative enough for them, or because they don´t like Mormons, can live with the consequences of their inaction.

I voted, and earned the right to complain about what is coming down the pike.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    8 persons like this.


Reply 21 - Posted by: starkness, 11/21/2012 11:17:25 AM     (No. 9027624)

I´m appalled! indignant! Imagine that: the cheeky guy pumped his own gas and paid for it with his own money, and then he takes his family on vacation and pays his own money for that! Will the horrors never end?

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    5 persons like this.


Reply 22 - Posted by: Cannon, 11/21/2012 11:23:55 AM     (No. 9027638)

I believe Mitt Romney would have been one of our great presidents. What a shame.


  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    8 persons like this.


   

 



 
Reply 23 - Posted by: WMP1952, 11/21/2012 11:24:47 AM     (No. 9027640)

Hats off to #15, #18, #19, #20, #21 - points well made.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    9 persons like this.


Reply 24 - Posted by: FunOne, 11/21/2012 11:30:17 AM     (No. 9027657)

Although I would have preferred a more conservative candidate, I am proud to have supported Mitt Romney (wish I could have done more than I was able to) because he seems like a very decent man. America needs more like him.

The alternative is frightening.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    7 persons like this.


Reply 25 - Posted by: JoElla Bee, 11/21/2012 11:32:35 AM     (No. 9027662)

Decent and normal seem to have become a curiosity these days.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    6 persons like this.


Reply 26 - Posted by: twinkle93, 11/21/2012 12:00:32 PM     (No. 9027735)

I just hope he filed an amended tax return and claimed the deductions that he did not take the first time.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    6 persons like this.


Reply 27 - Posted by: majorch2, 11/21/2012 12:35:09 PM     (No. 9027817)

And I´ll bet Obama would love to change places with him. More tears are shed over answered prayers than this world dreams of. Obama can ride the fiscal cliff and play Hamas wars.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    6 persons like this.


Reply 28 - Posted by: absalom, 11/21/2012 2:03:44 PM     (No. 9027947)

Is Romney a family values kinda guy, decent, generous and kindhearted? Indeed. In contrast, Churchill was a mean and ugly drunk who publicly ridiculed his Ministers, Admirals and Generals. Von Bismarck drove anyone who crossed him from Government. TR was bombastic, volatile and contemptuous of Congress. MacArthur was imperious and condescending to all but his wife. None were nice guys whom Romney will ever be confused with. But as Lord Acton observed; "Good men are never great men". Obama had an effective unemployment rate approaching 17%, stratospheric borrowing in the trillions and reeked of arrogant incompetence. Yet Willard managed to snach defeat from victory in a very winnable election. Perhaps the light will go on some day for Romney´s fans who will come to grips w/the stone cold reality that, despite his nice guy persona, breeding, manners and schooling; Romney was a loser from day one.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    11 persons like this.


Reply 29 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 11/21/2012 2:18:40 PM     (No. 9027968)

Not a cool guy, but a great guy. America´s loss. It´s like we benched Peyton Manning for Michael Vick. See you in the unemployment line ladies, blacks, Asians, and Latinos!

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    8 persons like this.


Reply 30 - Posted by: 49 Ford, 11/21/2012 6:22:33 PM     (No. 9028301)

Well Golly Damn, we should have nominated poster #28. Whatever were we thinking?

(s/off}


  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    6 persons like this.


Reply 31 - Posted by: richdet, 11/21/2012 7:49:01 PM     (No. 9028404)

Per the Daily Mail, Mitt Romney should be off in a dark corner clad in a hair-shirt being very sad for himself. Somebody tell Disneyland to bar the gates the next time he drops by. As for Romney´s other outrage of the week, he was fairly well known when governor of Massachusetts to pump his own gas and run his own errands, even though he had I believe a very frustrated state police detail expecting to do those things for him. As for his "unceremoniously unkempt" hair, I think that´s usually called "wind-blown."

Per #28 (and his BFF Lord Acton), goodness is beneath his contempt. Thanks for the warning.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    9 persons like this.


Reply 32 - Posted by: absalom, 11/21/2012 9:41:11 PM     (No. 9028559)

#30. Thanks but sorry; I´m way too old.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    4 persons like this.


Reply 33 - Posted by: yorkiemom, 11/21/2012 9:46:02 PM     (No. 9028570)

I wonder what #28 has contributed to society. Probably just criticisms.

Mitt Romney looks pretty darn good, even with his "dishelved" hair and pumping his own gas. Oh well, we´ve still got Mr. Wonderful President.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    7 persons like this.



Post Reply   Close thread 712876




Below, you will find ...

Most Recent Articles posted by "JoniTx"

and

Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)




Most Recent Articles posted by "JoniTx"



El Paso parents say YISD fourth-graders
receive inappropriate reading...
KFox14 (El Paso TX), by Stacey Welsh    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/17/2014 4:42:00 PM     Post Reply
EL PASO, Texas- Questions about affairs, death and murder were all part of a fourth-grade reading assignment at Pasodale Elementary in the Lower Valley. One woman who did not want to show her face on camera told KFOX14 her son brought the assignment home because he was attending another tutoring session when his teacher passed it out. She is concerned other students completed the questions in class, so other parents could not stop them from reading it. "How is she grading it? Is she reading it? I don´t understand that," Ursula Garcia said. Garcia has a daughter in the same

Hustler sent to every congressional
office since 1983
Washington Times (D.C), by Jessica Chasmar    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/17/2014 4:18:02 PM     Post Reply
For more than 30 years, Hustler’s flamboyant publisher Larry Flynt has continued to send the monthly magazine to every member of Congress. Since 1983, Hustler has sent the porno mags in plain manila envelopes to every Congressional office as Mr. Flynt’s unique way of petitioning the government, National Journal reported. Congress tried in 1984 to stop the unwanted porn subscription, but the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia ruled two years later that the delivery of the magazine could not be stopped under the First Amendment. “Receiving Hustler once each month would not unduly burden a Member of Congress,”

Obama taunts GOP, takes nationally
televised victory lap on Obamacare
Washington Times (D.C), by Tom Howell Jr.    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/17/2014 4:14:00 PM     Post Reply
President Obama said Thursday more than 8 million Americans selected a private health plan through his signature health overhaul, topping the most recent tally by a half-million people and offering the president an opportunity to blast Republicans for criticizing his efforts. “This thing is working,” he said, cautioning his law will not solve everything that ails the country’s health care system. He then openly criticized GOP lawmakers for trying to repeal his law. “They still can’t bring themselves to admit that the Affordable Care Act is working,” he said. Republicans say Mr. Obama’s enthusiasm is fleeting, because a portion of Americans

Cornyn Presses Holder on Gun Comments
Washington Free Beacon [DC], by Elizabeth Harrington    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/17/2014 3:00:45 PM     Post Reply
Sen. John Cornyn (R., Texas) is demanding answers from Attorney General Eric Holder on the Justice Department’s pursuit of “smart gun” technology, warning that the government could require all gun owners to wear biometric bracelets to operate their firearms. Cornyn sent a letter to the attorney general on Wednesday in response to remarks he made in testimony before a House subcommittee earlier this month, which were first reported by the Washington Free Beacon. Holder said his agency is “exploring” technology to make guns “more safe.” “By making them either through finger print identification, the gun talks to a bracelet or

Cops evict man after raid on
Manhattan Bridge hobo hovel
New York Post, by Kevin Fasick & Bob Fredericks    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/17/2014 2:56:10 PM     Post Reply
An army of NYPD cops on Thursday evicted a homeless man from his Manhattan Bridge “home” — which was complete with a gas heater, hot sauce and beer. A dozen officers from both the 5th and 84th Precincts plus four Emergency Service Unit cops launched the raid about 9:50 a.m. A DOT worker on a ladder first used bolt cutters to remove a red bicycle lock on the wooden structure — which turned out to be fully insulated with Styrofoam and a large tarp. “Police department! Police department!” cops yelled, but got no reply, so ESU officers used a saw

U.S. Troop Reduction in Europe Has
NATO Commander Calling for ‘Pause’
Cybercast News Service, by Patrick Goodenough    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/17/2014 12:23:48 PM     Post Reply
NATO announced Wednesday that it is enhancing its military footprint on its eastern flank, and the alliance’s top military commander in Europe hinted that in light of Russia’s recent aggression, it is “important that we take a pause and determine what is appropriate for [the size of] U.S. forces in Europe.” The number of U.S. troops in Europe has dropped dramatically since the Soviet Union collapsed. More recently, the Obama administration has touted its “pivot” to Asia. Supreme Allied Commander Europe Gen. Philip Breedlove, a U.S. Air Force general, was asked if the number of U.S. forces stationed in Europe should

The Math Behind a Pricey
College Degree
Wall Street Journal, by Manisha Thakor    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/17/2014 11:28:23 AM     Post Reply
With total student loans exceeding $1 trillion, one must ask “is the tassel worth the financial hassle” when it comes to spending for prestigious colleges. Here’s my rough rule of thumb for taking on student loan debt: “Think long and hard about taking on more in total student loans than you expect to earn, on average, in your first 10 years after graduating.” That’s a mouthful so let me put some numbers on it. If you expect your average annual income over the first 10 years you are out of school to be $50,000, be really, really careful about taking

Martinez: Radical magazine is
peddling personal attacks
KOAT 7 ABC (Albuquerque NM), by Megan Cruz    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/17/2014 6:51:37 AM     Post Reply
SANTA FE, N.M. —A national political magazine has released secret audio recordings of Gov. Susana Martinez, and it’s causing quite a reaction both here in New Mexico as well as across the country.Mother Jones penned an article recently that asked if Martinez was the next Sarah Palin. The article featured several recordings of the governor. Some believe what Martinez is heard saying could jeopardize her political aspirations. The recordings were published by Mother Jones, who said they’re from four years ago. The reporter said his article sheds light on a side of Martinez the public has never seen before, a

Michelle Obama Riverdances
Through Dublin to the Tune
of $7,921,638
Breitbart Big Peace, by Tom Fitton    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/17/2014 6:45:16 AM     Post Reply
When it comes to tracking the cost of Obama family vacations, there are two primary challenges. First, the Obamas are prolific jet-setters, so there are many details to track. Second, the Obama administration, clearly embarrassed by these lavish and frequent family vacations, stonewalls the release of records at every turn. But we have been relentless in pursuit of this information. Our attorneys file the lawsuits and make our case, and our investigators pour through pages of records and crunch the numbers. And the information we’ve uncovered – information that would otherwise remain under lock and key – shows that the

Book: White House scrambled
after Joe Biden´s gay marriage comments
Politico, by Edward-Isaac Dovere    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/16/2014 11:18:17 PM     Post Reply
Vice President Joe Biden really did get ahead of President Barack Obama on accepting gay marriage in 2012 — and the White House really wasn’t happy about it, despite the two leaders’ many attempts to claim otherwise. That’s the story laid out in Jo Becker’s new book, “Forcing the Spring,” which documents the past few years of successful efforts to expand the legalization of gay marriage, according to an advance copy obtained by POLITICO. Speculation that Biden’s comments on “Meet the Press” in May 2012 were meant as a trial balloon, Becker writes, came from people “not privy to the

Former US president joins
opposition to Keystone XL
Houston Chronicle, by Jennifer A. Dlouhy    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/16/2014 10:32:12 PM     Post Reply
WASHINGTON — Former President Jimmy Carter joined fellow Nobel laureates Wednesday in opposing Keystone XL, insisting that approving the pipeline would trigger “more climate upheaval” around the globe. In an open letter to President Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry, Carter and the nine other Nobel Peace Prize winners bluntly warned the leaders: “Your decision on the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline will define your climate legacy.” The missive, published as an advertisement in Politico, represents the first time Carter has taken a position on the $5.4 billion project and makes him the first former president to come

Obama: Russia doesn´t
want war with US
The Hill (Washington DC), by Peter Sullivan    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/16/2014 10:23:41 PM     Post Reply
President Obama said Wednesday that Russia realizes the U.S. military is “significantly superior” to its own and does not want war with the United States. Asked in an interview with CBS News about a Russian fighter buzzing a U.S. Navy ship in the Black Sea on Saturday, Obama said, “They’re not interested in any kind of military confrontation with us, understanding that our conventional forces are significantly superior to the Russians.” Obama accused Russian President Vladimir Putin of being behind uprisings in Ukraine in which government buildings have been taken over. Ukraine’s government has launched an operation against the separatists



Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)



Has Rush Limbaugh Finally
Reached the End Of The Road?

46 replie(s)
Forbes Magazine, by Rick Ungar    Original Article
Posted By: EveningStar- 4/16/2014 7:24:05 PM     Post Reply
Like him or hate him, there is no disputing that Rush Limbaugh’s very special brand of mixing right-wing politics with his flare for entertainment has produced one of the most successful radio programs in the medium’s long history. Whatever the burning political question of the day, millions of Americans have relished the opportunity to tune into Rush’s program, knowing that he would quickly take that hot potato, throw a few gallons of verbal kerosene into the mix and elevate the matter into a five alarm fire with a just a few well-chosen words spoken in the style only Rush Limbaugh could

Casual marijuana use linked with
brain abnormalities, study finds

41 replie(s)
Fox News, by Loren Grush    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/15/2014 6:12:53 PM     Post Reply
Casual marijuana use may come with some not-so-casual side effects. For the first time ever, researchers at Northwestern University have analyzed the relationship between casual use of marijuana and brain changes – and found that young adults who used cannabis just once or twice a week showed significant abnormalities in two important brain structures. The study’s findings, to be published Wednesday in the Journal of Neuroscience, are similar to those of past research linking chronic, long-term marijuana use with mental illness and changes in brain development. Dr. Hans Breiter, co-senior study author, said he was inspired to look at the effects of casual

Biden Tells Boston Bombing
Survivors, ´It Was Worth It´ (Video)

41 replie(s)
Breitbart´s Instablog, by Debra Heine    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/15/2014 9:28:18 PM     Post Reply
Less than a minute into his speech at the Boston marathon bombing memorial on Tuesday, Vice President Joe Biden went tragically off script and told the crowd of Boston bombing survivors that "it was worth it." After expressing how impressed he was with the tribute, he said somberly, "let me say to those ´quote survivors,´ my God, you have survived and you have soared. It was worth it. I mean this sincerely - just to hear each of you speak. You´re truly, truly inspiring." The audience sat in stunned silence until Biden declared, "I´ve never heard anything so beautiful than

Which Actor Portrays The
Best James Bond?

38 replie(s)
American Spectator, by Jonah Goldberg and Taki Theodoracopulos    Original Article
Posted By: Drive- 4/16/2014 11:20:22 AM     Post Reply
Look, everyone loves Sean Connery, particularly Sean Connery. That’s why he plays Sean Connery in every movie he’s in. People love that Scottish brogue so much, they don’t mind that he has it when he plays Juan Sánchez Villa-Lobos Ramírez, an immortal Spaniard in Highlander. The guy even won an Oscar for playing an Irish cop with a Scottish accent. Talk about sexist double standards: Meryl Streep has to master foreign dialects to get her golden statuettes. Connery just has to show up on time. In economics you devalue a currency by printing too much of it. In film you

Michelle Obama Riverdances
Through Dublin to the Tune
of $7,921,638

37 replie(s)
Breitbart Big Peace, by Tom Fitton    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/17/2014 6:45:16 AM     Post Reply
When it comes to tracking the cost of Obama family vacations, there are two primary challenges. First, the Obamas are prolific jet-setters, so there are many details to track. Second, the Obama administration, clearly embarrassed by these lavish and frequent family vacations, stonewalls the release of records at every turn. But we have been relentless in pursuit of this information. Our attorneys file the lawsuits and make our case, and our investigators pour through pages of records and crunch the numbers. And the information we’ve uncovered – information that would otherwise remain under lock and key – shows that the

White babies just 15 months old show racial
bias when picking playmates, study found

35 replie(s)
Daily Mail (U.K.), by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 4/15/2014 10:23:35 PM     Post Reply
Toddlers show racial bias when picking playmates, a study reveals. They also take account of how fairly others behave. Researchers tested the reaction of white 15-month-olds as toys were distributed. Two white adults divided the toys, one equally and the other unequally. Seventy per cent of the toddlers chose to play with the researcher who distributed the toys fairly. But in a second test, when one researcher favoured a white recipient over an Asian one, they picked the ‘fair’ researcher less often, the journal Frontiers in Psychology reports. And the babies are more likely to help those who share the same ethnicity, which is known as

Why is US Senator Harry
Reid so concerned with
a local Nevada rancher?

35 replie(s)
Fox News, by Wayne Allyn Root    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/16/2014 9:37:12 PM     Post Reply
I live in Las Vegas. I live and breath Nevada politics. Something is very wrong. Something smells rotten in the Nevada desert. And Senator Harry Reid’s fingerprints are all over it. I am of course referring to the Bundy Ranch siege. This was a dispute between a Nevada ranching family with rights to the land in question for 140 years and the BLM (Bureayu of Land Management). The government claims they haven’t paid grazing fees for 20 years. The result was a government assault on the ranch- including snipers with assault rifles, SUV’s, helicopters, airplanes and over 200 heavily armed troops. No

Elizabeth Warren whines about coverage
of her fraudulent Indian claim

35 replie(s)
Daily Caller, by Patrick Howley    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/16/2014 9:54:52 PM     Post Reply
Democratic Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren wrote in her forthcoming book that she was “hurt” and “angry” by 2012 reporting on her fraudulent claim to Native American heritage. “What really threw me, though, were the constant attacks from the other side,” Warren wrote in her book “A Fighting Chance.” “I would almost persuade myself that I was starting to get the hang of full-throttle campaigning and then — bam! Out of left field, the state Republican Party, or the Brown campaign, or some blogger, would launch a rocket at me,” Warren wrote, adding, ”I was stunned by the attacks.” This reporter (blogger?) reported extensively

Former US president joins
opposition to Keystone XL

33 replie(s)
Houston Chronicle, by Jennifer A. Dlouhy    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/16/2014 10:32:12 PM     Post Reply
WASHINGTON — Former President Jimmy Carter joined fellow Nobel laureates Wednesday in opposing Keystone XL, insisting that approving the pipeline would trigger “more climate upheaval” around the globe. In an open letter to President Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry, Carter and the nine other Nobel Peace Prize winners bluntly warned the leaders: “Your decision on the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline will define your climate legacy.” The missive, published as an advertisement in Politico, represents the first time Carter has taken a position on the $5.4 billion project and makes him the first former president to come

White is not right: Campus admins ask
for help weeding out white people

32 replie(s)
Daily Caller, by Robby Soave    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/15/2014 7:47:18 PM     Post Reply
Western Washington University sent a questionnaire to students asking them for advice on how the administration could succeed at making sure that in future years, “we are not as white as we are today.” The question notes that WWU’s racial make up does not perfectly reflect the nation at large, and asks students to consider strategies that other universities have used to focus on skin color as the paramount indicator of a student-applicant’s worth. The president of WWU has stated that his explicit goal is to reduce the white population on campus, according to Campus Reform. “I’ve said before and I’ll say it

Progressive Insurance
30 replie(s)
National Review Online, by Victor Davis Hanson    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/15/2014 10:08:10 PM     Post Reply
How do you ensure that you won’t be ostracized, denounced, or fired if you are a media celebrity, captain of industry, or high public official? For some, sexist banter is certainly no problem. Stand-up comedian Bill Maher called Sarah Palin a c–t and a tw-t, but suffered no ill consequences. David Letterman joked on air that Sarah Palin’s 14-year-old daughter had had sex with Alex Rodriguez during a New York Yankees game. There was no downside to that either. President Obama tosses around “sweetie” as he wishes. No problem with that. No one believes Barack could be condescending to women.

Rev. Al Sharpton’s Easter message:
Politically ‘crucified’ Obama has risen again

28 replie(s)
Washington Times, by Jessica Chasmar    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/16/2014 3:42:51 PM     Post Reply
With Easter soon approaching, the Rev. Al Sharpton on Wednesday drew parallels between the resurrection of Jesus Christ and the resurrection of President Obama’s political career. Joining the “Tom Joyner Morning Show,” Mr. Sharpton said that his message for this Easter is that “no matter what the world may do to you unfairly, no matter how you’re crucified — nailed to the cross at home, or in your personal relationships, or on the job — that you can rise if you don’t lose yourself during the hard times and the challenges.” The reverend went on to say that Christ endured so much humiliation and unearned suffering leading up to his death,


Post Reply   Close thread 712876





Home Page | Latest Posts | Links | Must Reads | Update Profile | RSS | Contribute | Register | Rules & FAQs
Privacy Policy | Search | Post | Contact | Logout | Forgot Password | Search Using Google



© 2014 Lucianne.com Media Inc.

FS