Secretary of State John Kerry will appear on all five Sunday talk shows this weekend, setting up the opportunity to make President Obama´s case on Syria to the public and to members of Congress. Kerry will appear on the Sunday talk shows for NBC, ABC, CBS, FOX and CNN. The practice of sweeping the whole Sunday lineup — known as the "full Ginsburg," for Monica Lewinski attorney William Ginsburg, who was the first to accomplish the feat in 1998 — is rare, and typically occurs when significant national or international news events develop. Kerry´s appearances will allow him to elaborate
Wow. Not since Susan Rice happily told her Benghazi lies has someone cornered all 5 Sunday news shows. I wonder what the spin is going to be tomorrow. You can be sure that it will be spin and not facts.
Perhaps he will tell us about a new videomaker, soon to be imprisoned, whose fault this all is. The continuing stream of BS, that has come from this administration since they first came to power, shows the utter disdain that Hussein and his henchmen have for the American people, a decreasing number of whom are still confident in the character, integrity and intent of those who cavalierly spy on us and force the unwanted "UNaffordable" Patient Care Act down our throats "for our own good" while they exempt themselves from it.
Gee, I hope they give him a proper introduction - Please welcome Monsieur Jon Fraud Gigilo Goodhair Metrosexual, Not-so-Swift-Boat, Medal-Tossing, Flip-Flopping, Self-Absorbed Kerry, a Politically Correct Easter Island model (with Churchill Downs syndrome) who is currently living off his second wife´s first husband´s fortune. He´s here today to give us a history lesson about the Middle East and some tips on how to have fabulous hair at 70. Later he´ll talk about how Bare Minerals helped his complexion
Five shows? Ah, it must be time for the administration´s ´´latest assessment´´.
Liars love words like ´´assessment´´. It is not bound to any facts or truth. Assessments are infinitely flexible and can be reassessed at any time. Just ask Susan Rice.
I knew she was full of it the minute she uttered the word ´´assessment´´ and repeated it on all five shows. They think we are so-o-o stoopid... And I guess enough of us are these days for them to retain power.
Reply 22 - Posted by:
Bad Dog, 9/1/2013 8:20:09 AM (No. 9500766)
I wonder ... and would be really super happy ... if any of the Sunday hosts or hostettes would dare to actually ASK him anything. I´d specifically like to know where and from whom, specifically, he got this information that ´we´ are relying on.
But I already know the answer, thanks to Andy McCarthy.
Posters have said it all. I´ll be watching football, golf and other important things. Wasn´t Jon Cary in Indo China or somewhere else at one time wearing band aids and more medals than a Russian general. Could have been someone else.
Heard Kerry´s spiel on FNS and MTP. Hesitant and danced around when pressed. A poor presentation. Then there is the substance: since when is it upon the US to unilaterally enforce international "norms"? As to the decline in America´s credibility: that was quickly reversed when Reagan was sworn in as the Carter´s Iran hostages were simultaneously getting off the plane into freedom. That indelible split-screen image emphatically answered that. America´s "reversal" can be quickly reversed back once a real President has been sworn in.
Rand Paul followed on on MTP. His thinking is like mine. He was more worried about what would happen next v-v retaliation and refugees (and destabilization) in Jordan than about backing up the Emperor´s bluster. The Emperor´s "credibility" is not America´s credibility, and it is certainly not worth a wider war.
If Barack had any credibility with Vladimir, they could work out an arrangement where Putin would guarantee that Assad would not use these weapons again (if he was actually responsible in this case) - or Russia would see to it that Bashar would be gone. This fiasco is a result of credibility already lost.
Bravo #19, UNO, for name calling this big headed wierd looking person who finally FINALLY has his serio comic moment, knowing nothing, and because of it, knowing he risks looking even more stupid than Susan Rice, or whatever her name was. He has been waiting for this one moment when he can LOOK important, all his fraudulent life. Whatever he says will be brought back and slopped all over him by the uncertified imposter betraying little king. His large stupifying look and ungainly speech reminds of algore.
Gloria Borger on CNN hammered Kerry . Kerry was as muddled and befuddled as Obama and Borger was mystified at his illogical and contradictory explanations for Obama´s illogical and contradictory behavior. She could not get a sensible answer from Kerry who came off like a combo of Professor Irwin Corey and Yogi Berra. Hillary must be so glad she´s not the one left holding Obama´s bag while he scurries off with Reggie to the golf course.
Perhaps lurch will share his service with hanoi jane and lil´ j0n-j0n mc-cain to Uncle Ho. He could recreate his medal tossing skills. He has an tossing arm as girlish as the le curtsying bath house blo queen Ø´Blamer the ever innocent. Hanoi jane was so cute sitting on that Chi-Kom AA barrel with all it´s medals and that neat North Vietnamese army Uniform that we would "love" to see a Kodak of the two comrades straddling the same barrel.
In a twisted progressive way Hoss is the right person in the right place at the right time.
He rose to prominence in large part by usurping and squandering the fortune of one Republican and here he is again, squandering the legacy of another. GWB taught the muzzies to fear the righteous wrath of the civilized world and Kerry et al are destroying that investment of blood and treasure. Just like VN all over again.
Saw Kerry speak on Friday. It looked like a high school play. Bad presentation. Forced anger. BUT, he was doing as he was told. Several hours later, Obama retreats. NEVER THOUGHT I´D WRITE: I feel a little sorry for Kerry. He´s a blowhard lib, but I believe he is an American.
All L dotters have topped themselves, and a giant salute to POSTAWAY Reply 40 -above quoting Phyllis Diller, "he´s had so many facelifts his sideburns are now growing behind his ears. And it looks like he can only open one of his eyes." Worse, his facial motions are almost as frozen and distorted as the no longer funny Joan Rivers! He´s the perfect pathetic fraudster to speak for the unlicensed imposter!
Almost painful to watch Kerry fall on his sword and attempt to look like a bigger fool than Obama. If he had any dignity he would quit. Even more painful to listen to the usual McCain blather. He ´suggests´ that the latest ploy of the boy king to try to take Congress down with him to provide butt covering ´might´ be ´political´. Gee, ya think?
I guess Obama thinks that killing 99,000 in Syria is no big deal, but somehow, gassing 1000 is unacceptable. If he hadn´t run off his mouth about a red line, we wouldn´t be even talking about it. Now he wants Congress to step up to the plate and stand behind his red line bluster. More Barry maneuvering. ´Twas ever thus with this character.
#29, As many here know, a five show Sunday is called a ´´Full Ginsberg.´´
The Hollywood Reporter gathered some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry Wednesday morning at the Beverly Hills Hotel for the 22nd annual Women in Entertainment breakfast to honor the Power 100 and present Oprah Winfrey with a leadership award named for former Paramount and 20th Century Fox exec Sherry Lansing. Lansing took the stage at the packed event, sponsored by Lifetime, Gucci, Samsung Galaxy, Audi, Roberto Coin, Guggenheim, City National Bank, the Gersh Agency, Loyola Marymount University and the Entertainment Industry Foundation, to speak about Winfrey, whom she called one of her personal idols. "You conduct your life in
President Barack Obama reportedly plans to nominate Stanley Fischer to be the next vice chairman of the Federal Reserve. The former Bank of Israel Chief would take over for Janet Yellen when she leaves the post to become Fed chairwoman. Fischer, a dual-citizen of the U.S. and Israel, served as the head of Israel’s central bank for eight-years before stepping down on June 30 of this year. Later this summer, the economist sung the Fed’s praises on the Charlie Rose Show. “The United States managed — although it is hard for Americans to believe — managed the crisis better than
Walking out of a private conference room beneath the Capitol Building on Tuesday, Republican House members looked tired. Not the typical "I-had-a-bad-night’s-sleep" tired but something deeper — a look of battle exhaustion. Unlike past meetings in the same place during periods of fever-pitched warfare with Democrats, it appeared — for the first time in a long time — the fire in their bellies that drove them to shut down the government and risk federal default, was, for now, no longer evident. These Republicans had just been briefed on a new, bipartisan budget blueprint that would establish long-term federal government spending
MIAMI- George Zimmerman will not face domestic violence charges because his girlfriend did not wish to pursue the case and there was scant evidence of a crime, a state prosecutor said Wednesday. Samantha Scheibe´s decision not to cooperate and the lack of other corroborating evidence would have made the case difficult to prove, State Attorney Phil Archer in Seminole County said in a statement. "There is no reasonable likelihood of a successful prosecution," Archer said. Zimmerman, 30, had faced charges of aggravated assault, battery and criminal mischief following a Nov. 18 confrontation at the central Florida house he shared with
In a contentious exchange with Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius over her repeated claims that mandated health services do not raise costs for consumers in the form of higher insurance premiums, Rep. John Shimkus (R-Ill.) waved his hand in apparent surrender and said to her, “It’s like talking to the Republic of Korea or something.” Shimkus apparently was referring to North Korea, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, where the Communist rulers there spout pro-government propaganda that is then glowingly reported by state-run media.(Video)
"The journalistic bond between The Post and MSNBC just grew a bit stronger, as the paper’s opinion section announced that MSNBC host Rachel Maddow will be writing a monthly column." So began Washington Post media critic Erik Wemple´s announcement Wednesday concerning the addition of the perilously liberal Maddow to the Post opinion page.Honestly, if you were the Post, would you want your relationship with the so-called "news network" considered by most to be the biggest farce in journalism to grow stronger? After the high profile dismissal of Alec Baldwin and Martin Bashir, is this really the time to be adding
Christmas miracle or sickly sweet PR stunt? Either way, it´s unlikely these WestJet passengers care after they had their wildest holiday wishes granted during a flight across Canada. Travelers pitching up at Toronto Pearson and John C. Munro Hamilton International Airports for flights to Calgary were surprised when a virtual Santa Claus asked what they wanted for Christmas. A promo video sees a variety of passengers telling Father Christmas their dream gift.With their wishes made, the footage shows them merrily taking their place on the aircrafts.
Sen. Lamar Alexander’s chief of staff, Ryan Loskarn, is under investigation for child pornography. The Republican Senator from Tennessee revealed Wednesday that law enforcement officers are searching Loskarn´s private residence. “I am stunned, surprised and disappointed by what I have learned,” the Senator said. Alexander, 73, made the announcement on Wednesday, indicating he "was just informed by the United States Senate legal counsel’s office" of the search. The staffer has been placed on administrative leave without pay.
RENO, Nevada- A couple and four young children missing in frigid weather since they went on an outing to play in the snow on Sunday were found alive in a remote mountain range in Nevada on Tuesday huddled in their overturned vehicle, a sheriff´s dispatch supervisor said. The couple had taken their two children and the woman´s niece and nephew, who range in age from 3 to 10, to an abandoned mining camp in the Seven Troughs range of northwestern Nevada, Pershing County dispatch supervisor Sheila Reitz said. The six were found in good condition and were treated for exposure
The troubled son of a church pastor who is a spiritual advisor to Barack Obama has died in an apparent suicide. Father-of-three Isaac Hunter, 36, had been battling problems since resigning from a Florida megachurch he founded after admitting to an affair with a staff member last year. A judge also granted his wife a domestic-violence petition after claiming his erratic behavior and alcohol abuse had left her ´fearing for my life and the lives of our three children.´ According to court documents, Hunter had written an undated suicide note saying: ´I have become what I never wished to be,
A federal judge said General Motors Co is not required to pay $450 million to cover medical benefits for retirees, in a defeat for the United Auto Workers union. In a 36-page decision, U.S. District Judge Avern Cohn in Detroit said on Tuesday that the current GM did not assume any obligation for the payment, which the automaker had contracted to make two years before its June 2009 bankruptcy filing. The payment had been part of a June 2007 contract between the old GM, its former Delphi Corp affiliate and the UAW. It was not, however, included in a different
MOSCOW— A Russian Cabinet member says Moscow has reserved the right to use nuclear weapons in response to a conventional strike. Wednesday´s comments by Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin carried by Russian news agencies reflected Moscow´s concern with prospective U.S. weapons. Weapons that have been developed in the U.S. under the so-called "prompt global strike" program would be capable of striking targets anywhere in the world in as little as an hour with deadly precision. Russia, which has lagged far behind in developing such weapons, has described them as destabilizing. Without naming the U.S., Rogozin said that those who "experiment
When I was a kid, I knew two different Santa Clauses. The first had a fat belly, rosy cheeks, a long white beard, and skin as pink as bubble gum. He was omnipresent, visiting my pre-school and the local mall, visible in all of my favorite Christmas specials. Then there was the Santa in my family’s household, in the form of ornaments, cards, and holiday figurines. A near-carbon copy of the first one—big belly, rosy cheeks, long white beard: check, check, check. But his skin was as dark as mine. Seeing two different Santas was bewildering. Eventually I asked my father what
US President Barack Obama may have moved the masses attending Nelson Mandela’s memorial service with his stirring eulogy, but it was his grinning "selfie" with the Danish and British premiers that set social networks abuzz. In a candid moment captured by a photographer, Denmark’s Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt can be seen holding up her smartphone, with Obama lending a helping hand, as they pose for a picture with David Cameron, all three of them smiling broadly in their seats at Soweto’s World Cup stadium.(Snip)Mashable, the news and technology website, ran the photograph under the headline: ‘‘Dear Obama: Funerals are no place
On his way to the podium at the memorial ceremony for former South African president Nelson Mandela, President Obama walked down the line of dignitaries, greeting other leaders there to pay their respects. Among the hands shaken: that of Cuban leader Raul Castro. Obama neither made a special effort to shake Castro’s hand nor to avoid him. A snub might have been awkward: In his speech, Obama praised Mandela’s “greatest gift” as “his recognition that we are all bound together in ways that can be invisible to the eye; that there is a oneness to humanity; that we achieve ourselves by
The Obama State Department has finally released a second round of photos revealing the harrowing devastation wrought by a terrorist attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi on Sept. 11, 2012. The new photographs depict rampant damage to the consulate. They show charred walls, smoldering fires, Arabic graffiti defacing exterior walls, and scattered debris throughout. The extent of the damage would lead any reasonably serious person to conclude that this was a cold, calculated attack, carefully coordinated to mark the 11th anniversary of Sept. 11, 2001. Unfortunately for the American people, the Obama-Clinton-Rice cabal that led to the Benghazi cover-up was
Johannesburg - A man who provided sign language interpretation on stage for Nelson Mandela´s memorial service, attended by scores of heads of state, was a "fake," the national director of the Deaf Federation of South Africa said on Tuesday. Asked about the claim by The Associated Press, South Africa´s government said it was preparing a statement. Three sign language experts said the man was not signing in South African or American sign languages. South African sign language covers all of the country´s 11 official languages, according to the federation. It wasn´t immediately clear if the unidentified man was using a
A black fashion student says he was brutally attacked by a gang of Hasidic men who shouted anti-gay slurs at him while he was walking through Williamsburg after a night of partying, the Daily News has learned. Taj Patterson, 22, was headed home to Fort Greene around 4:30 a.m. on Dec. 1 when he says more than a dozen ultra-Orthodox Jewish men began assaulting him on Flushing Ave. and yelling, “Stay down, f----t!”
House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) snapped at conservative groups that have come out in opposition to the budget deal reached Wednesday between Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.). "They´re using the American people for their own purposes. This is ridiculous," Boehner said at a press conference with other members of House Republican leadership on Wednesday. Over the past few days, a number of conservative groups have blasted the deal because it sets discretionary spending levels in the budget higher than previous levels under sequestration. In the past three days, the influential Heritage Action, Club for Growth, Americans
A “presidential selfie” featuring President Barack Obama, British Prime Minister David Cameron, and Denmark’s Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt at Nelson Mandela’s memorial service began making the rounds this morning, but it’s the person not included in the frame who caught everyone’s attention: As anyone with two eyes and a Twitter account has noticed, Michelle Obama does not appear amused. Of course, though a picture says a thousand words, not all of those words are necessarily true. FLOTUS might not have even known the photo was taking place. Or she could disapprove of funeral selfies. Either way.
Looks like this president can’t get away with flirting in front of his wife… It appears that first lady Michelle Obama was none too pleased with the way that President Barack Obama was acting toward Denmark Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt during a ceremony honoring Nelson Mandela, and before too long, they switched seats. This lmao! Michelle Obama vs Prime Minister of Denmark at Mandela´s ceremony. pic.twitter.com/Rq4uF9fTaZ — Stun (@TheBlogPirate) December 10, 2013
Barack Obama has arrived in South Africa to lead the American delegation at a memorial service for former South African President Nelson Mandela in Johannesburg. But his party is reportedly stuck in traffic and he is said to have arrived late at the stadium for the ceremony. [Snip] But Mr Clinton, Mr Carter and his wife Rosalynn have all traveled separately to the event. According to reports, Mr Obama and his delegation are stuck in a lines of traffic caused by tens of thousands of people making their way to the event. Mr Obama is among the foreign leaders who
President Obama’s job approval among American voters has dropped to negative territory with just 38 percent voicing their approval versus the 58 who says they disapprove, according to a national poll released Tuesday by the independent Quinnipiac University. That is one percent less than the 39% who said they approved of him in last month’s poll. The majority of the 2,692 registered voters the University in early December said that the president is not honest and trustworthy. When asked, “Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling his job as President?,” respondents gave Obama lackluster ratings
The sign language interpreter at Nelson Mandela´s memorial yesterday "made up his own signs," according to South Africa´s deaf federation. "He´s a complete fraud," Cara Loening, director of Sign Language Education and Development in Cape Town, said according to ITV News. "He wasn´t even doing anything, There was not one sign there. Nothing. He was literally flapping his arms around." Delphin Hlungwane, an official South African sign language interpreter at DeafSA, told Reuters: