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Obama returns from G20
for a round of Syria strike
phone pitches — and golf

Washington Times (D.C), by Dave Boyer

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Posted By:JoniTx, 9/7/2013 8:02:25 PM

Between phone calls urging lawmakers to authorize a military attack against Syria, President Obama went golfing Saturday. Mr. Obama played a round of golf with three White House aides at Andrews Air Force Base in suburban Maryland. As his motorcade left the White House grounds near the South Lawn en route to the golf course shortly before 1 p.m., anti-war protesters demonstrated outside the fence on the north side of the White House. The president also received an update Saturday from Chief of Staff Denis McDonough about the administration’s efforts to persuade Congress to support a limited missile strike against

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: enuf8, 9/7/2013 8:13:54 PM     (No. 9510685)

Briefing, Ha. Probably asking "what do I do now?"

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Reply 2 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX, 9/7/2013 8:21:09 PM     (No. 9510686)

The laziest President, ever!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Pros7767, 9/7/2013 8:27:15 PM     (No. 9510689)

You´ve got to be kidding me. Unbelievable!!!!!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Illinois Mom, 9/7/2013 8:30:57 PM     (No. 9510693)

Clueless.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: lylacat, 9/7/2013 8:36:00 PM     (No. 9510695)

Oh, yes, let´s not forget the golf in the midst of one of the most dangerous time periods for our country. 0bama´s military strike on Syria is appalling.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: nonsense, 9/7/2013 8:40:13 PM     (No. 9510700)

Not a peep from the creepy American press about his golf playing as he prepares to send America to war. It´s a crime on an International level.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Coy860, 9/7/2013 8:41:10 PM     (No. 9510701)

He must have needed a "fix" badly after his total failure at the summit. He should be better than Tiger Woods with all his time on the links IF he were actually playing.
He is out in the open air with his close to the vest friends..using..we´ll find out after he is out of office.
The stuttering, the stammering..the lack of coherent discussion, the incomplete sentences..his space cadet eyes..makes sense to me.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: JediJerry, 9/7/2013 8:54:10 PM     (No. 9510704)

He had to get back and keep working hard....on his golf game. Probably struggling with pitching and putting. He focuses on those things most important to him. The one thing that is the most important thing to him is playing golf. It is his addiction. That and smoking cigarettes. All he wants to do is golf golf golf golf. That´s all he wants to do. He is never going to be a pro golfer. He dreams of seeing his name on the leader board at Augusta. One stroke ahead of Tiger going in to the final round on the 17th....the crowd cheering him on....Michelle at the 18th....TV cameramen all around....that trophy sitting there waiting....Oh the possibilities...if only. Then the phone rings....he is awakened from a deep sleep and a wonderful dream...it´s Hillary....asking what to do about the embassy in Benghazi being attacked as she speaks....oh, never mind Hillary, he says....let me sleep on it and I will get back to you in the morning. You deal with it.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: KanCreeper, 9/7/2013 9:00:20 PM     (No. 9510707)

At least we know that when he gets out of Office after 8 years...He will have a skill. Our FIRST Affirmative Action President...Will be able to hit a golf ball !
He will have us completely screwed up as to our place in the World Order. For this we are paying him $400K per year Plus $50 K for expenses. Pretty Expensive Golf Lessons.


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Reply 10 - Posted by: catfur27, 9/7/2013 9:17:13 PM     (No. 9510722)

flaming rectum orifice

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Reply 11 - Posted by: MMC, 9/7/2013 9:23:54 PM     (No. 9510728)

It is creepy how much this man uses a golf course... I am sure he is meeting with his ´handlers´ to go over war plans.

I am believe he needs the golf course to get his drug stash for week/ days. What is the longest he has gone without golf? I bet he is on the course an average of every third day.

Leading from the Rough..

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Reply 12 - Posted by: arcady, 9/7/2013 9:39:26 PM     (No. 9510734)

He went Golfing?...lol
Fine, I´ll believe Syria is a crisis for the US (and not just for him), when he acts like it is.
I wasn´t sure before, but now I am.


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Reply 13 - Posted by: nopcbs2day, 9/7/2013 9:49:21 PM     (No. 9510741)

Russia and Israel have real men and true leaders leading their respective countries, who have actually accomplished things, in their lifetime, some good,some bad but accomplishments non the less. and what do we have, a community organizer who has accomplished nothing. The pathetic piece of human waste currently disgracing the white house, wouldn´t make a decent pimple on either of these men´s butts..

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Truth Czar, 9/7/2013 10:26:23 PM     (No. 9510759)

Is Obama a serious man? A serious man would forego the golf course with such monumental challenges facing our nation. Even an unserious man could fake it realizing the poor message yet another golf outing would send to the world. Neither serious or unserious, Obama is simply clueless...

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Th-Gr-Sil-Majority, 9/7/2013 11:44:37 PM     (No. 9510800)

...the other day, I wondered how long after returning would it take to find himself on the golfcourse. The bamboozler does not fail to disappoint...

...you would think with the problems at home and the one´s he has created by talking smack, he´d be at least be putting in some 10 to 12 hour days...

...so impressed he takes "updates"...

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 9/8/2013 4:36:00 AM     (No. 9510904)

Wouldn´t it have been more productive--from Obama´s point of view--for him to have played golf with Congressional leaders he needs to have vote his way? Obama continually plays with three "White House aids." Isn´t that unPresidential?

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Reply 17 - Posted by: noddy, 9/8/2013 5:58:50 AM     (No. 9510923)

Each and every time Clueless heads to the military golf courses the Press needs to step up the plate and hammer him on why our fighting forces are unable to play, yet again, especially on a weekend, and who pays for those courses. Come on Reporters --- do your job for heaven´s sake.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Jebediah, 9/8/2013 7:04:23 AM     (No. 9510956)

The hypocrisy from the Press is astounding! Bush gave UP golf during the war with Iraq out of consideration to the Troops. His house in Texas is greener than anything Gore has, short of perhaps some green socks, yet not a word is said. Bush lined up a multi nation backup for Iraq, and all Obama can line up is a golf shot.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: osprey21, 9/8/2013 7:22:44 AM     (No. 9510984)

Syria is one ´sand trap´ where he won´t be able to take a Mulligan.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: uno, 9/8/2013 7:36:33 AM     (No. 9511006)

When the good Lord was handing out balls, the Obamboozler thought it was a game...

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Reply 21 - Posted by: rplat, 9/8/2013 7:49:15 AM     (No. 9511019)

Obama is working hard to create a diversion from all the rest of his failures by committing the military to another useless political war. Don´t let this self serving charlatan get away with it. You must not start wars on emotion . . . you only go to war when it is in the vital interests of the nation and Syria is not.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 9/8/2013 8:08:27 AM     (No. 9511048)

This idiot golfs. A senile old senator plays card games on his cell phone in a hearing and these clueless clowns want to go to war with America´s treasured youth for political motives.
I wouldn´t let this cabal of misfits in Washington lead me to the outhouse.
If I were in that hearing and found McCain playing cards the first clue would be these creepy crackers aren´t serious about war then turn off the lights and walk out.
Another good one is Mooseface Kerry the 60s peace dove going full monte war monger chickenhawk. That´s a real hoot.
Color me not caring and missing the once great country we use to have.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: maryc, 9/8/2013 8:21:11 AM     (No. 9511065)

Sociopath. The only kind of person that could be that detached. It´s not about the people dying in Syria, it´s how he looks. Too bad because the rest of the world has realized he is just a Fool. We are in serious danger from his absolute incompetence and fear. America is a Godly, caring and strong country headed up by a man who is the antithesis of all that and his only concern is his own thin skin. Congress, including his own party, is about to mutiny.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: M2, 9/8/2013 8:28:08 AM     (No. 9511070)

Well done, #10.

Mr. Obama will make a televised address to the public Tuesday night from the White House.

The teleprompter will say that America has a duty to help people being oppressed and killed by their ruler. It will say that America has always stood for the little guy, those who are helpless, those who have their lives stolen from them by ruthless tyrants. It will be true.

But will the teleprompter also say that Americans have the same rights not to have their lives stolen from them via ObamaCare, by oppressive economic policies and by Marxists thugs who want to rule rather than govern?

Will the address by Mr. Obama´s telly also note that an American President has a duty to place Americans first, to honor the Constitution and to abstain from playing golf while Americans burn in Benghazi?

Why are the Syrians more important than Americans and why are his golf and "briefings" more important than actually having a plan he doesn´t have to run through his egomaniacal self-interest first?

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Reply 25 - Posted by: Bad Dog, 9/8/2013 8:42:49 AM     (No. 9511087)

Our Conmander-in-Chief, busy yet again, doing nothing.

I´m with #12 above..... if he´s not serious about Syria, then no one else should be.

Side note... I watched Wag the Dog on an HBO channel yesterday. I´m seeing this entire ObamaWar through those eyes today, and probably for the foreseeable future. Nothing, and I mean NUTH-ING is going to convince me that this is anything but a trumped up pretend war to get him out of his other troubles.

My only true concern is that he effs it up so thoroughly with the rest of the world, that WE really do get attacked here on our soil again.

What a disaster he is. But then, why would any of us be surprised at anything he does, or doesn´t do? Everything he does is stupid, or exactly wrong.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: planetgeo, 9/8/2013 8:57:47 AM     (No. 9511101)

Well, it´s Syria...I recommend the sand wedge. The nuclear one.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Me?Opinionated?Nah!, 9/8/2013 9:02:52 AM     (No. 9511109)

Bunkum at the bunkers. Senselessness at the sand traps. Hopelessness at the hazards. Yes, alliteration abounds. Nevertheless, it has taken none other than Highly Experienced Community Bamboozler BHO to redefine the good ol’ timeworn-since-George Washington image of “acting Presidential.”

The incongruity between being buried in crises after crises after crises and heading out to the golf course for an ostensibly relaxing 18 holes of R&R is breathtaking, not to mention inconceivable.

Thanks to our corrupt, self-bound and gagged, criminally negligent mainstream media for allowing it to happen, America is now well into an eight-year period of pledged fundamental transformation; fundamental being a woefully understated description of it. Who would have believed that one day our nation would be led by a cipher? Unimaginable? Not any longer.


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Reply 28 - Posted by: nekochan, 9/8/2013 9:06:16 AM     (No. 9511113)

This is a bit off topic: can an authority on men´s clothing explain what that thing is that dangles limply below the button on obama´s suit coat?

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Reply 29 - Posted by: Janjan, 9/8/2013 9:32:24 AM     (No. 9511142)

The final spectacular meltdown of Obama is upon us. The media have no excuses left to offer and even they have descended into incoherent babbling about ´widening the circle of responsibility´ as if the world sees that as a sophisticated new strategy when what it is in reality is blatant cowering behind the skirts of Congress, epic butt covering, and clueless dithering over a subject of which Obama and is band of liberal toadies know nothing. Kerry has proven himself to be the pompous fool we all knew he was who somehow thinks America will be won over by the idea that the Saudi´s want to bankroll this stupendous mistake, and Stephanie Power is shocked, yes shocked, that Russia and China are not backing us. This is Obama´s downfall and, as a small vindication to the rest of us, final proof that the President is an incompetent, very ignorant evil man.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: strike3, 9/8/2013 9:33:42 AM     (No. 9511146)

Alfred E. Obama still thinks he is a president. Any normal man would have died of shame by now under the mountain of missteps and failures.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: caddyjak, 9/8/2013 11:56:05 AM     (No. 9511405)

Our duffer in chief better be careful which aids he plays golf with. Might get the real thing.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: jimkata, 9/8/2013 12:01:45 PM     (No. 9511413)

...and none dare call it Treason.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: Newtsche, 9/8/2013 12:14:23 PM     (No. 9511440)

Paraphrasing, re the Presidency - "It turns out I´m pretty good at it."



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Reply 34 - Posted by: FleetUSA, 9/8/2013 12:21:34 PM     (No. 9511457)

Golfing with 3 (sycophant) White House aides who have weekend time away from their family.

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Reply 35 - Posted by: chicodon, 9/8/2013 12:35:32 PM     (No. 9511487)

Obama´s narcissistic disorder will be on display for all to see tomorrow and Tuesday. As he always does, he will pretend nothing he has done has diminished us or the office of the Presidency. He is embroiled up to his eyeballs in scandal, has been dissed by the G20 and his economic "recovery" is nonexistent. Yet he will follow the bouncing ball with yet another focus-grouped speech asking us to follow him into war. Fat chance. One thing for sure, everything he says will be a lie including Good Evening.

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Reply 36 - Posted by: GreatPlains, 9/8/2013 12:53:18 PM     (No. 9511508)

I distinctly remember reading after 9/11 that President Bush and VP Cheney put in 24 hour days .
This buffoon can´t put in a 24 minute day.
Any Congressman or Senator , Republican or Democrat ,
who allows this incompetent ,
out of control narcissist to start WWIII
by carpet bombing Syria , should be recalled ASAP.
Obama is clearly unstable .
Which was Lindsay Graham´s bizarre rationale for going to war yesterday.
“My problem is I’m trying to explain to the American people why Syria matters
while my commander-in-chief is AWOL,..”
The Liver Spot Coalition of Kerry, Hagel, McCain and Graham are helping Obama pry
the Doomsday genie out of the bottle.
Putin joins the American people in recoiling from the havoc that Obama is determined to unleash.

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Reply 37 - Posted by: NotaBene, 9/8/2013 12:56:04 PM     (No. 9511510)

No matter how much Obama telephones now, if a single missile is shot and Syria disintegrates (as it will even if left alone) it will all be the US fault. Look at Libya now.

The al-Qaida jihadists are very dangerous. They use Sarin gas, behead priests, execute children by firing squad. They will execute every single Christian they can catch and there are 2,000,000 of them in Syria.

There is no proof that the Sarin in the Damascus neighborhood came from the government as opposed to a provocation of the Muslim brotherhood. Proof has to be provided before we go in.

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Reply 38 - Posted by: joeyinempirestate, 9/8/2013 3:52:23 PM     (No. 9511707)

If his wife was as tough as she tries to project to the public, she´d get him off the chemicals he is using, he is badly addicted and is gonna get us all killed.

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Reply 39 - Posted by: strike3, 9/8/2013 4:40:50 PM     (No. 9511757)

If President Putz has protesters around the White House now, just wait until the idiot starts a major war.

Michelle would help him, #38, but from the looks of those beady eyes and the nonsense that comes out of her mouth, well, I think we have a pair of junkies here. The White House is the ultimate cover.

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Reply 40 - Posted by: rambo77, 9/8/2013 5:10:58 PM     (No. 9511787)

Recently there was a re-do of the Cuban Missile deal showing the amount of time JFK spent working that thing out. By comparison, Zippy would have done that deal in about twenty minutes!!!
This whole idea about his working so hard, needing to do so much, is ridiculous!!
He goes to the golf course to get his "hit" for the day or hour or however he needs it!

WAKE UP, AMEDRICA, WE ARE BEING CONNDED BY A DOPE HEAD!!!
Some one please correct our problem!!!

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Reply 41 - Posted by: Rafter, 9/8/2013 7:28:00 PM     (No. 9511918)

Headline correction...

"Putz Putts & Puntz"

Which sounds like the name of O-Bomber´s law firm...

When it comes to being The Decider...
NO-Bomber punts...
When it comes to playing around...
O-Bomber putts...
And takes a Reggie Wedgie on his favorite hole whenever he can...

Maybe Reggie will help him find his balls some day, too...
Reggie´s playing with a stiff shaft reportedly... Black Graphite...
And he tally´s the strokes for O-Bomber...
It´s their own private Tee Party...
But enuff about golf.

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Reply 42 - Posted by: Lionshambles, 9/8/2013 8:56:15 PM     (No. 9511994)

#14, Obama is far from clueless...he doesn´t care.

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Reply 43 - Posted by: joeyinempirestate, 9/8/2013 9:21:40 PM     (No. 9512020)

Putin had a Christian upbringing, I don´t dislike the man.

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Reply 44 - Posted by: billa, 9/8/2013 11:10:20 PM     (No. 9512112)

Since BO is not accountable to his employer -the US people, the Congress, his cabinet, his family and to world leaders...he gets away with everything.

And for very unfortunate, yet totally foreseeable reasons...


Because no one can challenge him because he is black and two because he exploited Afirm. Act. living his entire life, the standards were so low he had no where else to go but up.

Seriously, compare BO´s resume with that of Putin´s...need I say more.

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Posted By: JoniTx- 4/18/2014 6:46:20 PM     Post Reply
Amy Kremer, one of the original Tea Party activists who participated in the February 20, 2009 call that launched the movement and played a key role as scheduler of the April 15, 2009 Tax Day Tea Party rallies, resigned on Friday as chairman of Tea Party Express, a position which she has held since the summer of 2009. Tea Party Express, a political action committee known for its national bus tours, was one of the first national organizations to successfully raise money through appeals to Tea Party supporters and activists. The group played a significant role in helping Tea Party

Obama signs Ted Cruz bill into
law, but says he won´t enforce it
Washington Examiner (DC), by Joel Gehrke    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/18/2014 6:10:21 PM     Post Reply
President Obama on Friday signed into law a bill authored by Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz that would bar an Iranian diplomat from entering the United States, but immediately issued a statement saying he won´t enforce it. Obama decided to treat the law as mere advice. "Acts of espionage and terrorism against the United States and our allies are unquestionably problems of the utmost gravity, and I share the Congress´s concern that individuals who have engaged in such activity may use the cover of diplomacy to gain access to our Nation," Obama said in his signing statement.



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Kim Novak responds to post-
Oscars ridicule: ‘I was bullied.’

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Washington Post, by Soroya Nadia McDonald    Original Article
Posted By: MissMolly- 4/18/2014 5:02:40 AM     Post Reply
After presenting at the Academy Awards this year, Kim Novak didn’t want to leave her house. The Hitchcock screen siren, 81, was too humiliated to venture from her home near the Rogue River in Oregon. She read the cruel posts and Internet snark about her appearance, and it was just too much. “It got to me like it gets kids and teenagers,” she told the Associated Press. The “Vertigo” actress, considered one of the great beauties in her day, posted a note on her Facebook wall Thursday, acknowledging that she’d gotten fat injections in her face and addressing her halted

Analysis: Obama Celebrates
Eight Million ´Enrollments,´
Again Declares Debate ´Over´

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Townhall, by Guy Benson    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/17/2014 8:56:28 PM     Post Reply
President Obama addressed the White House press corps today, announcing that with the final numbers in, Obamacare´s exchanges have attracted eight million sign-ups -- 35 percent of whom are "under the age of 35," he said. Several elements of his comments were misleading: (1) At first blush, the 35 percent stat is both significant and impressive. As recently as last month, the share of "young invincibles" signing up for plans was struggling in the 25 percent range, far short of the actuarial target of nearly 40 percent. A leap into the mid-30´s, while still shy of the goal, would constitute a major step, and would bode well for the risk pools'

The Folly Of The Bundy Ranch Rebellion
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The Federalist, by Grace Olmstead    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 4/18/2014 4:21:46 AM     Post Reply
It’s the stuff of Westerns: a showdown on the desert plains, the big bad government against an underdog farmer. Though the story has only grabbed national headlines in the past several days, rancher Cliven Bundy has illegally grazed cattle on the Nevada land surrounding his farm for over 20 years. He hasn’t paid grazing fees since 1993, and refuses to renew the necessary grazing permit.(Snip)Rather than using the avenues and pathways presented to him, Bundy has staunchly declared his own law and allegiances. Unfortunately, reality doesn’t work this way. If only it did—we could rebel for paying stupid taxes, refuse to

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

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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

Students Demand Acknowledgement of
Robert E. Lee´s ´Racist and Dishonorable Conduct´

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Breitbart´s Big Government, by AWR Hawkins    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 4/18/2014 12:35:28 PM     Post Reply
A group of seven multiracial Washington and Lee University (W&L) students are demanding the school remove all Confederate flags from campus and "acknowledge" General Robert E. Lee´s "dishonorable side." According to the Roanoke Times, "seven multiracial students, calling themselves ´The Committee,´" have also demanded the school "acknowledge and apologize for participating in chattel slavery." They want recognition of "Martin Luther King Jr. Day on the undergraduate campus" and an end to "neo-Confederates" marching across campus "to the Lee Chapel on Lee-Jackson Day." The students say they will "engage in civil disobedience" if their demands are not met by September 1st. They added: "The

Pelosi assists in Holy Week
foot-washing ritual

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San Francisco Chronicle, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: Harlowe- 4/18/2014 11:46:54 AM     Post Reply
To "honor the dignity and work of immigrants," Democratic House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi helps Bishop Marc Andrus wash the feet of two children Thursday at Saint John the Evangelist Episcopal Church in San Francisco. Pelosi also used the occasion to talk about passing HR15 - bipartisan immigration legislation that her office says would "reduce the deficit by nearly $1 trillion, secure our borders, unite our families, protect our workers and provide an earned pathway to citizenship." The Democratic leader´s ceremony coincides with Pope Francis´ similar ceremony in Rome to mark Holy Week.

Deadbeat on the Range
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New York Times, by Timothy Eagan    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 4/18/2014 3:52:52 PM     Post Reply
Imagine a vendor on the National Mall, selling burgers and dogs, who hasn’t paid his rent in 20 years. He refuses to recognize his landlord, the National Park Service, as a legitimate authority. Every court has ruled against him, and fines have piled up. What’s more, the effluents from his food cart are having a detrimental effect on the spring grass in the capital. Would an armed posse come to his defense, aiming their guns at the park police? Would the lawbreaker get prime airtime on Fox News, breathless updates in the Drudge Report, a sympathetic ear from Tea Party Republicans?

Illinois Dems to offer $100 million in
taxpayer money to lure Obama library site

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Investor´s Business Daily, by Andrew Malcolm    Original Article
Posted By: SurferLad- 4/18/2014 9:15:50 AM     Post Reply
First, the good news: We are close enough to the end of the Obama presidency for his crowd to talk about a presidential library. Now, the bad news: Obama´s retirement is still 1,008 days distant. Plenty of time though to round up the dough to build it somewhere. Figure they need Solyndra-style money, at least $500 million. The last two presidents – Bill Clinton and George W. Bush -- built their legacy edifices totally with private money. [Snip] However, Obama supporters have a different take. They think taxpayers should put up $100 million in public money for Obama´s library.

Every Media Outlet: Hillary
Grandkid the Most Consequential
Baby Since Jesus

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Mediaite, by Tina Nguyen    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/18/2014 10:34:40 AM     Post Reply
Less than 16 hours after Chelsea Clinton announced she was pregnant, a lot of major news outlets started staring into the crystal ball of Chelsea’s womb, wondering what this currently floating zygotic multicellular being meant for the prospects of Hillary Clinton’s 2016 campaign, which is also a floating, zygotic, multicellular being. Their answer: The immaculately conceived Clinton child could mean everything. And no, it’s not just the fact that having a grandchild could be personally fulfilling to Hillary and Bill (mazel tov, by the way), or that a cute baby would be a sweet cherry on top of Hillary’s already

Glen Campbell has been
moved into a facility

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People Magazine, by Gilliam Telling    Original Article
Posted By: Hazymac- 4/17/2014 6:58:48 PM     Post Reply
Glen Campbell has been suffering from Alzheimer´s for over three years, but the Grammy-winning singer, 78, has recently moved into a facility, PEOPLE has confirmed. "He was moved to an Alzhemier´s facility last week," says a family friend. "I´m not sure what the permanent plan is for him yet. We´ll know more next week." The "Rhinestone Cowboy" crooner first opened up about having Alzheimer´s to PEOPLE in an exclusive 2011 interview. Campbell and his fourth wife, Kim Woolen, decided to go public with the news because Campbell hoped to embark on a final farewell live tour. The couple wanted his

Even Hillary Clinton Isn’t Sure What
We Should Like About Hillary Clinton

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PJ Media, by Stephen Kruiser    Original Article
Posted By: StormCnter- 4/18/2014 4:33:53 AM     Post Reply
The first step is admitting… It was a simple question to someone accustomed to much tougher ones: What was her proudest achievement as secretary of state? But for a moment, Hillary Rodham Clinton, appearing recently before a friendly audience at a women’s forum in Manhattan, seemed flustered.(Snip)So…no definitive successes and some clear-cut failures. And that’s the generous New York Times assessment. The Democrat fantasy story about Mrs. Clinton paints her as strong and accomplished on her own. In reality, this is a woman who is professionally defined almost entirely by two men in her life, both of whom happen to have

Those ‘rogue’ agents
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New York Post, by Editorial    Original Article
Posted By: StormCnter- 4/18/2014 4:37:07 AM     Post Reply
Remember when Lois Lerner, in answering a planted question at an American Bar Association conference, admitted the IRS had targeted conservative groups but tried to pass it off as the work of rogue agents — “our line people in Cincinnati”? Today we know there were indeed federal agents involved. But they weren’t rogue, and they weren’t confined to IRS workers in Cincinnati. Thanks to a Freedom of Information request by Judicial Watch, we now have an e-mail Lerner sent to colleagues noting the Department of Justice was looking into criminal prosecutions of these tax-exempt groups. We know something else, too. These investigations


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