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


Venezuela: Panel Will Investigate
Roots of Cancer That Killed Chávez

New York Times, by William Neuman

Original Article

Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 3/13/2013 1:04:25 AM

Venezuela will create a scientific panel to investigate the illness of Hugo Chávez, after an accusation by the interim president last week that the former president’s cancer was mysteriously caused by his enemies. “We have this intuition that our Commander Chávez was poisoned by dark forces that wanted to get rid of him to destroy the Bolivarian revolution and strike at Latin America and the Caribbean,” Nicolás Maduro, the interim president, (Snip) The government has refused to say what type of cancer Mr. Chávez had, but Mr. Maduro said that it had behaved in a very unusual way.

Comments:
Hugo Chávez died of that cancer that first rots a country and then it´s ministers and eventually its leader who can trust no one. That is why Venezuela is $2B poorer that before he was installed as "Comendante,"

      


Post Reply  

Reply 1 - Posted by: Madman2, 3/13/2013 1:24:51 AM     (No. 9222021)

No doubt they´ll find some way to blame it on the US and George Bush.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    2 persons like this.


Reply 2 - Posted by: Kendet1946, 3/13/2013 1:28:31 AM     (No. 9222023)

This is what socialist paranoia does; creates sinister causes from natural events.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    3 persons like this.


   

 

R-G1
  
R-VAR_AD


 
Reply 3 - Posted by: lana720, 3/13/2013 1:32:35 AM     (No. 9222028)

Well, he did get all that free Cuban health care from his amigo, Fidelito - next in line for the sulfur pits.



  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    2 persons like this.


Reply 4 - Posted by: CDR, 3/13/2013 1:34:03 AM     (No. 9222029)

I think he self diagnosed from the floor of the UN, in 2006, when he smelt sulfur, it was oozing from his fetid body.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

   1  person like this.


Reply 5 - Posted by: 4Justice, 3/13/2013 1:42:22 AM     (No. 9222034)

The only enemy that killed him was himself. Karma got him. He lived an evil life and had evil thoughts...that evil permeated his body and turned to cancer.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

   1  person like this.


Reply 6 - Posted by: choey, 3/13/2013 1:52:33 AM     (No. 9222040)

It´s George Bush! It´s America caused global warming!! It´s the CIA!!! It´s everything American (except 0bama)....

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

   1  person like this.


Reply 7 - Posted by: philemon1967, 3/13/2013 1:53:27 AM     (No. 9222041)

I think his cancer WAS caused by his enemy. Only, this enemy is SUPERNATURAL, not human. He took to poking God in His eye by persecuting Venezuelan Jews and cozying to Iran, so unsurprisingly, God swatted him.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    2 persons like this.


   

 

  


 
Reply 8 - Posted by: noddy, 3/13/2013 2:05:07 AM     (No. 9222047)

I have not lead an evil life and I got cancer. And more importantly, all those beautiful children with cancer I see on television in the ad for St. Jude´s Hospital were not and are not evil.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

   1  person like this.


Reply 9 - Posted by: Topic Thunder, 3/13/2013 2:12:17 AM     (No. 9222049)

The Zionist Entity did it.
Chávez got Arafatted!

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    2 persons like this.


Reply 10 - Posted by: Japanorama, 3/13/2013 2:45:03 AM     (No. 9222062)

Cuban cigars and Russian vodka.
Sin duda.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    2 persons like this.


Reply 11 - Posted by: rocket scientist, 3/13/2013 4:09:40 AM     (No. 9222082)

Hugo Chavez left behind an enemy Socialist government as his legacy. I don´t see relations between Venezuela and the U.S. improving any time soon. Let them stew in their own problems. Chavez was an idiot who created some kind of cult of personality but somehow he was able to pocket $2 billion while claiming to help the poor. Disgusting trash.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    2 persons like this.


Reply 12 - Posted by: RedWhiteBlue, 3/13/2013 4:50:59 AM     (No. 9222092)

Sulfur!

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    2 persons like this.


   

 

B-G1


 
Reply 13 - Posted by: TulsaTowner, 3/13/2013 7:33:39 AM     (No. 9222224)

I would like to think that we are clever enough to have done that - but I doubt it.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

   1  person like this.


Reply 14 - Posted by: happy conservative, 3/13/2013 8:40:45 AM     (No. 9222333)

His confiscated $2billion dollars couldn´t buy him his life. A fool and his money are permanently parted.

As for the cancer part, it is offensive to say cancer was his judgement when so many friends and family find themselves fighting this silent enemy. For Chavez, I prefer to see it from the above perspective. He robbed others of a healthy, profitable life; in turn, he was deprived of his. God never makes mistakes.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    2 persons like this.


Reply 15 - Posted by: TexasHillCountry, 3/13/2013 11:04:55 AM     (No. 9222636)

Drank Marxist Kool-Aide--long and deep.

Plus, he had a malignant, malevolent personality.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

   1  person like this.


Reply 16 - Posted by: kace, 3/13/2013 3:49:10 PM     (No. 9223333)

The fact that God watches over His people and He gets revenge for evil Marxist dictators should be a lesson for all, for fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom.

(Acts 12:20) Now Herod was angry with the people of Tyre and Sidon. So they came to him in a body; and after winning over Blastus, the king´s chamberlain, they asked for a reconciliation, because their country depended on the king´s country for food. On an appointed day Herod put on his royal robes, took his seat on the platform, and delivered a public address to them. The people kept shouting, "The voice of a god, and not of a mortal!" And immediately, because he had not given the glory to God, an angel of the Lord struck him down, and he was eaten by worms and died.


  Click Here if you Like this Comment

   1  person like this.



Post Reply   Close thread 726907




Below, you will find ...

Most Recent Articles posted by "LittleHoodedMonk"

and

Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)




Most Recent Articles posted by "LittleHoodedMonk"



Obama’s new healthcare dilemma
The Hill [Washington, DC], by Jonathan Easley    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/6/2014 3:43:11 PM     Post Reply
Democrats are battling the White House over proposed cuts to Medicare Advantage, creating a new divide on healthcare just as the party had begun to rally around ObamaCare’s 7.1 million enrollees. The issue threatens the newfound momentum Democrats have on healthcare after a late surge of ObamaCare enrollees surprised and electrified a party that had been beaten down after months of bad news associated with the healthcare law’s rollout. It’s particularly sensitive during an election year, as both parties court senior voters, who make up a disproportionate percentage of the voting population in midterm elections. The issue creates another talking

Missing Plane: HMS Echo
Joins Black Box Hunt
Sky News [UK], by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/6/2014 3:17:07 PM     Post Reply
The Royal Navy vessel HMS Echo has joined a refocussed search effort to find out if signals detected in the Indian Ocean are from missing flight MH370. Authorities are trying to determine whether the three acoustic signals picked up in the southern Indian Ocean are from the plane´s missing black box.Chinese and Australian ships picked up the signals in different parts of the search zone. Officials are urging caution while they verify where the "pings" have come from. (Snip) "Before she starts listening for the black box, HMS Echo must basically work out what other sounds are out there to calibrate her systems," he said.

Kidnapped Ukrainian journalist´s
body found near Kiev
Guardian [UK], by Oksana Grytsenko & Luke Harding    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/6/2014 2:45:14 PM     Post Reply
Kiev - The body of a kidnapped journalist who took part in protests against Ukraine´s president Viktor Yanukovych has been found dumped in a forest 60 miles outside the capital Kiev. Vasily Sergiyenko – a local journalist and a member of the rightwing Svoboda party – was abducted from his home in the city of Korsun-Shevchenkivskiy on Friday evening Three men reportedly bundled him into a white Lada car, which neighbours had spotted previously. A trail of bloodstains were found outside his house. Police said his body had been discovered in a shallow grave in a wood, 15km (nine miles) from the city.

Israel may take ´unilateral action´
over Palestinians´ UN move, says PM
Guardian [UK], by Orlando Crowcroft    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/6/2014 2:12:32 PM     Post Reply
Jerusalem - The Israeli prime minister, Binyamin Netanyahu, has said Israel may take "unilateral action" against the Palestinians after the Palestinian president, Mahmoud Abbas, signed 15 international conventions that could pave the way for a renewed attempt to gain United Nations statehood. Speaking at his weekly cabinet meeting, Netanyahu said: "Unilateral actions from the Palestinians will be answered with unilateral actions from our side". He blamed the Palestinians for the current impasse over the US-sponsored peace talks. He said Israel was not afraid of UN intervention and that the Palestinians had "a lot to lose" if

Democrat Pelosi says Cheney set
tone for CIA interrogation practices
Reuters, by John Whitesides    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/6/2014 2:02:32 PM     Post Reply
Washington - Democratic House Leader Nancy Pelosi said on Sunday that former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney "set a tone" for the interrogation and detention programs conducted by the Central Intelligence Agency in the aftermath of the September 11, 2001 attacks. Pelosi said she believed Cheney, an influential figure in U.S. security policy under former President George W. Bush, was proud of the CIA´s actions during the Republican administration. "I do believe that during the Bush-Cheney administration, that Vice President Cheney set a tone and an attitude for the CIA," Pelosi said on CNN´s "State of the Union" program.

   

 



 
Gamers play giant game
of Tetris on skyscraper
Associated Press, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/6/2014 1:50:52 PM     Post Reply
Philadelphia - Sam Robinson said it’s been about 15 years since he last played the videogame Tetris on a Game Boy. On Saturday night, he played it on the side of a skyscraper. Robinson, 30, was among the hundreds of Tetris fans who had a little fun Saturday with a big version of the classic video game on the side of the 29-story Cira Centre in downtown Philadelphia. “It has been probably 15 years since I played Tetris last on a Game Boy, and it’s much different playing on the side of building that’s a half-mile away,” the city resident said. “Everything’s happening so quick.” The hundreds of LED lights embedded in the building’s glass facade

The Liberal Gulag
National Review Online, by Kevin D. Williamson    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/6/2014 1:37:52 PM     Post Reply
The word “liberal” has taken a beating over the last few days: A Mozilla executive was hounded out of his position at the firm he co-founded by left-wing campaigners resolved to punish him for having made a donation to a successful California ballot initiative that defined marriage in traditional terms; (Snip) The convocation of clowns on the left screeched with one semi-literate and inchoate voice when my colleague Jonah Goldberg, borrowing the precise words of one of their own, titled a book Liberal Fascism. Most of them didn’t read it, but the ones who did apparently took what was intended as criticism and read it as a blueprint for

Will the White House ban selfies?
Sun -Times [Chicago, IL], by Chad Merda    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/6/2014 1:26:11 PM     Post Reply
Washington - After all the trouble stirred up by the selfie David Ortiz took with President Barack Obama, the White House may ban selfies. On CBS’s “Face the Nation,” White House senior adviser Dan Pfeiffer says the promotional stunt orchestrated by Samsung may have ruined the fun for everyone else. “Well, (Obama) obviously didn´t know anything about Samsung´s connection to this,” he said. “And perhaps maybe this will be the end of all selfies.”

Kevin Spacey Turns Back On
Hollywood Liberals & Backs Venezuelan
Protesters – And His Words Hit Hard
Independent Journal Review, by Michael Hausam    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/6/2014 1:22:58 PM     Post Reply
Kevin Spacey is not your average Hollywood actor, by any means. Although he did meet with Hugo Chavez in 2007 and tends to keep his personal life very private, he just wrote a strongly worded statement in defense of the Venezuelan protestors on his blog. Some key points: “These students were standing for basic human freedoms and engaging in the right to protest, which is a sacred right whether in Boston, Belarus, or Venzuela.” “I support all of the Venezuelans who peacefully and non-violently claim their right to self-determination and protest.” “We who are fortunate enough to live in freedom must stand up to oppression and

Final day for Sears
flagship store in the Loop
Sun -Times [Chicago, IL], by Brian Slodysko    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/6/2014 1:07:48 PM     Post Reply
Sears flagship store in the Loop will close its doors to retail customers on Sunday. Most of the store’s 160 employees are part-time hourly, but those eligible will get severance and be able to apply for openings at other local Sears and Kmart stores, the company has said. Sears will keep 150 employees who work in e-commerce and information technology on the fourth floor of the building at 2 N. State St. The store, which the company said has lost millions of dollars since opening, started liquidating merchandise on Jan. 26. The store opened about 13 years ago, on May 23, 2001, with $13.5 million in city tax-increment financing support.

Obamas to attend Fort Hood memorial
CNN, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/6/2014 12:50:35 PM     Post Reply
President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama will attend Wednesday´s memorial service for the victims of last week´s shooting rampage at Fort Hood, Texas, a top White House official announced. Obama vowed after the shootings that "We´re going to get to the bottom of exactly what happened" at Fort Hood, where three soldiers were killed and 16 wounded Wednesday afternoon by a soldier who then took his own life. Investigators have identified the killer as Spc. Ivan Lopez, a 34-year-old Iraq war veteran with a history of depression and anxiety. White House senior adviser Dan Pfeiffer confirmed the trip Sunday

IRS Wasted $11.6 Million
of Computer Software
Washington Free Beacon, by Elizabeth Harrington    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/5/2014 7:40:09 PM     Post Reply
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) bought $11.6 million worth of computer software the agency never used, according to the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA). TIGTA attributed the error to poor management and a lack of inventory of more than $200 million in software purchased by the IRS, according to an audit released Thursday. “Software license management at the IRS is not being adequately performed,” the audit said. “Efficient and cost-effective management of the IRS’s software assets is crucial to ensuring that information technology services continue to support the IRS’s business operations and



Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)



Hillary Betrays Her Country
45 replie(s)
Washington Free Beacon, by Andrew Stiles    Original Article
Posted By: StormCnter- 4/6/2014 5:23:19 AM     Post Reply
Why does Hillary Clinton hate America? That is the question that should be on everyone’s mind as she embarks on a worldwide tour to plug her forthcoming memoir. Check out this THE POLITICO article [emphasis mine]: Hillary Clinton discussed her work at the State Department, called for young women not to take criticisms personally and rapped the media for treating powerful women with a double standard at the kickoff of “Women in the World” in New York City Thursday night. Clinton’s appearance on a panel with International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde, moderated by New York Times columnist Tom Friedman, ran

Now Muslim parents are complaining
about flyers for Easter egg hunts

41 replie(s)
Daily Caller, by Eric Owens    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/6/2014 11:23:33 AM     Post Reply
In Dearborn, Mich., home to over 40,000 Americans of Arab descent, some Muslim parents have complained about flyers handed out at public schools advertising an Easter egg hunt at a local Presbyterian church. The Muslim parents assert that the flyers – emblazoned with the word “Eggstravaganza!” – violate the separation of church and state widely ascribed to the First Amendment’s Establishment Clause, reports the Detroit Free Press. Students at three Dearborn elementary schools received the flyers. A large number of Muslim students attend the schools. The “Eggstravaganza!” is scheduled to take place on April 12 event at Cherry Hill Presbyterian Church

Muslims Object to Easter Eggs
40 replie(s)
Fox News, by Todd Starnes    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/4/2014 11:34:07 PM     Post Reply
Muslim moms and dads in Dearborn, Mich. are upset after students received flyers promoting an Easter Egg hunt at a local Presbyterian church. The parents say the egg hunt violates the U.S. Constitution. The Muslims told the Detroit Free-Press that they were concerned about the religious implications of Cherry Hill Presbyterian Church’s “Eggstravaganza!” They were also troubled by images of a bunny rabbit. “It really bothered my two kids,” parent Majed Moughni, told the newspaper. “My son was like, ‘Dad, I really don’t feel comfortable getting these flyers, telling me to go to church. I thought churches are not supposed

CIA Official Dies in Apparent Suicide
38 replie(s)
Washington Free Beacon, by Bill Gertz    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 4/5/2014 4:40:54 AM     Post Reply
A senior CIA official has died in an apparent suicide this week from injuries sustained after jumping off a building in northern Virginia, according to sources close to the CIA. CIA spokesman Christopher White confirmed the death and said the incident did not take place at CIA headquarters in McLean, Va. “We can confirm that there was an individual fatally injured at a facility where agency work is done,” White told the Washington Free Beacon. “He was rushed to a local area hospital where he subsequently died. Due to privacy reasons and out of respect for the family, we are not releasing

´The debate over repealing this law is over´: Obama
boasts 7.1 MILLION have signed up to Obamacare
but study shows just 858,000 newly insured*

37 replie(s)
Daily Mail (UK), by DAVID MARTOSKO    Original Article
Posted By: FlyRight- 4/5/2014 7:49:46 AM     Post Reply
A triumphant President Barack Obama declared Tuesday his signature medical insurance overhaul a success, saying it has made America´s health care system ´a lot better´ in a Rose Garden press conference. But buried in the 7.1 million enrollments he announced in a heavily staged appearance is a more unsettling reality. Numbers from a RAND Corporation study that has been kept under wraps suggest that barely 858,000 previously uninsured Americans – nowhere near 7.1 million – have paid for new policies and joined the ranks of the insured by Monday night.

If You Think YOU Can’t Name A Hillary
Accomplishment, Wait Til You See HER Try

36 replie(s)
Independent Journal Review, by Mike Miller    Original Article
Posted By: StormCnter- 4/5/2014 5:15:26 AM     Post Reply
Following her speech at the “Women of the World Summit” in New York City on Thursday, Hillary Clinton was asked this simple question by a moderator: “When you look at your time as Secretary of State, what are you most proud of? And what do you feel was unfinished, and maybe have another crack at one day?” Here are a few excerpts from her response: ”Look, I really see my role as Secretary, in fact leadership in general in a democracy, as a relay race. When you run the best race you can run, you hand off the baton.” “Some

Back to Africa? For some African-
Americans, the answer is yes

32 replie(s)
Christian Science Monitor, by Chris Stein    Original Article
Posted By: Ribicon- 4/5/2014 12:58:38 PM     Post Reply
Accra, Ghana — Jimmy Thorne says that relocating to Ghana is one of the best moves he’s ever made. It doesn’t matter if he, an African-American, gets called “obroni,” the local word for white person, in the streets, or if some of his family can’t quite figure out what he’s doing in this West African nation so far from his roots in North Carolina. (Snip) Whether motivated by love, money, or the desire to rekindle a long-lost connection, black repatriation to Africa remains alive and well, even if it never quite became the high-volume, emotional return to African roots

Eric Holder defends using Justice
Department airplane for 27 personal trips

30 replie(s)
Washington Examiner (DC), by Joel Gehrke    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/4/2014 9:34:34 PM     Post Reply
Attorney General Eric Holder disputed a Government Accountability Office report on his use of Justice Department airplanes for personal trips, saying it overstated the number of trips he took and failed to recognize that some trips were job-related. "My staff keeps telling me to take it easy, you know, well, this is one that gets me," Holder told Rep. Frank Wolf, R-Va., during a House Appropriations subcommittee hearing. "There was this notion that we´ve taken -- I think it was described as hundreds of personal trips. That was wrong. GAO counted flights, not round trips. And we looked at it

Romney’s return to public life stokes
speculation about potential 2016 run

29 replie(s)
FOX News, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: smcchk- 4/5/2014 3:55:13 PM     Post Reply
Former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney has sworn off running again for elected office, but Americans have certainly heard that one before. Speculation that Romney might run again has largely been stoked by the reunion he planned to host last month in Park City, Utah, for members of his 2012 campaign and debate team and a string of recent public appearances. He has appeared on TV news shows 12 times in the past six months. That’s essentially on pace with Michigan GOP Rep. Mike Rogers, who led all national politicians last year with 26 appearances over 12 months. Romney has

The artist formerly known as Cat
Stevens enters rock’s hall of fame

29 replie(s)
Boston Globe (MA), by James Sullivan    Original Article
Posted By: Scottyboy- 4/5/2014 6:30:06 PM     Post Reply
“Morning has broken, like the first morning.” Whatever your faith, if you’ve got any at all, that’s pretty much what it boils down to. The sun comes up, and we give it another shot.(snip) Stevens converted to Islam in the late 1970s, and he angered a lot of fans when he appeared to support the fatwa against novelist Salman Rushdie with comments he made in 1989. But for a kid in thrall to the kinetic power of the spinning records in his father’s hi-fi console, Stevens seemed to be living proof that popular music (he had 11 Top 40 hits in

Worth the wait! Reclusive movie
star Doris Day smiles and
waves to fans as she makes
rare public appearance on her
milestone 90th birthday

27 replie(s)
DailyMail (U.K.), by Helen Zhao and Juliet Paylor    Original Article
Posted By: lasvegaslou- 4/5/2014 9:26:22 AM     Post Reply
Reclusive movie star Doris Day greeted fans with a rare smile and a wave from her balcony on Thursday as she rang in her 90th birthday. The Oscar-nominee appeared in great spirits as she made the rather regal gesture from her home in Carmel-by-the-Sea, on California´s north coast - a quiet little enclave also home to Clint Eastwood - the first time she´s been seen in public since 2008. After opening up to Closer Weekly about her milestone birthday, revealing she´s still very much in demand, with scripts pouring in all the time, the silver-haired beauty appeared as sprightly as

7M enrolled doesn´t guarantee
health law´s success

25 replie(s)
Associated Press, by Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/5/2014 9:19:39 PM     Post Reply
WASHINGTON- Seven million people signed up, so there is an appetite for President Barack Obama´s health care law, but that doesn´t guarantee success for the country´s newest social program. Big challenges are lurking for the next enrollment season, which starts Nov. 15. Chief among them are keeping premiums and other consumer costs in check, and overhauling an enrollment process that was advertised as customer-friendly but turned out to be an ordeal. "They have demonstrated the law can work, but we are a ways off from being able to judge its success," said Larry Levitt, an expert on health insurance markets

   

Post Reply   Close thread 726907





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