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Obama: Transforming America
National Review Online, by Victor Davis Hanson

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Posted By:StormCnter, 10/1/2013 5:40:28 AM

“We are five days away from fundamentally transforming the United States of America.” — Barack Obama, October 30, 2008 “We are going to have to change our conversation; we’re going to have to change our traditions, our history; we’re going to have to move into a different place as a nation.” — Michelle Obama, May 14, 2008 There certainly is no question that Barack Obama wants to change the United States. And there clearly is no doubt that such fundamental transformation is difficult, given our tripartite system of government — even though Obama entered office with large Democratic majorities in

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: pineledger, 10/1/2013 6:19:58 AM     (No. 9544260)

Ivy League products.

Change our history??

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Reply 2 - Posted by: cinwasp, 10/1/2013 6:29:22 AM     (No. 9544266)

FTA: "In his political style, Obama seems to operate on the medieval concept of exemption. Through lofty spoken abstractions, he excuses low behavior. Praising “civility” allows you to call your opponents veritable terrorists; talk of unity means energizing supporters to get in their opponents’ face; advocacy of a campaign of principles reduces Romney to a veritable ogre. Plenty of presidents have proved vicious, but few so adept in attributing their own base behavior to others."

Beautifully said by VDH about such a vile, digesting human being.


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Reply 3 - Posted by: rasputin, 10/1/2013 6:29:53 AM     (No. 9544268)

I nominate for "Must Read". Here´s the change we´ve been waiting for.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: cinwasp, 10/1/2013 6:32:14 AM     (No. 9544272)

disgusting

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 10/1/2013 7:18:40 AM     (No. 9544309)

"Changing our history" is necessary to the progressive movement. Demonizing the proponents of liberty requires a cartoonish notion of American history. De-humanizing one´s opponents makes eliminating them much easier on one´s conscience. Blaming and shaming the highly productive classes is a Communist tradition only one step removed from cattle cars and re-education camps.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Arby, 10/1/2013 7:39:28 AM     (No. 9544329)

All true (and all obvious, though nicely stated). The story is: why do the lo-fo´s and others not notice? Every day I encounter people who think everything is just peachy-keen. I think they´re afraid to look closer, for fear of being accused of racism. Although it´s seen as a tired argument, the most compelling argument, is ´imagine if Bush (or Nixon or whoever) was doing this . . . ´

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Rinktum, 10/1/2013 8:04:47 AM     (No. 9544372)

Would someone please nail this entire article to the White House door! It hits Obama square in the eye with the truth regarding the consequences of his fundamental transformation of this country. Well done! I especially liked this part: "... a new precedent has been established that the public is supposed to weigh two considerations in assessing scandal: the truth versus the damage that the truth can do to a progressive vision of a fairer America. So far the truth has lost."

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Deedo, 10/1/2013 8:11:40 AM     (No. 9544379)

Now this is a really well written article. VDH has tremendous skill in stating his case with arguments backed by concise yet historically accurate references to facts. Bravo!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Freeloader, 10/1/2013 8:12:17 AM     (No. 9544380)

"If the people cannot trust their government to do the job for which it exists---to protect them and to promote their common welfare---all else is lost."
Barack Hussein Obama
August 28, 2006

"Thank you, Planned Parenthood. God bless you..."
Barack Hussein Obama
April 26, 2013

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Reply 10 - Posted by: JoniTx, 10/1/2013 8:18:55 AM     (No. 9544391)

Some of what is happening these days reminds one of an occasion way back in 1959, when Fidel Castro visited New York City....he was feted, cheered, idolized....just saying; frightening memories.

http://www.vintag.es/2012/11/fidel-castro-visits-new-york-1959.html

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Analyn, 10/1/2013 8:23:23 AM     (No. 9544395)

I pray to my God that people start to wake up by 2014 - and are fully awake by 2016.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: M2, 10/1/2013 8:28:05 AM     (No. 9544403)

Running throughout the venerable VDH´s piece is the underlying Obama philosophy of punishing his enemies and of creating dependent Democrat voters (same thing).

Obama has indeed "transformed America". He thinks it´s for the best because it empowers government and, by extension, it empowers him to grab more and more power and more and more of the private sector.

The confiscation of private property and guns is next.

It is chic to lament how "extremist" Republicans like Ted Cruz are hijacking the GOP for no reason. The above qualify as "no reasons"? Excuse me if I don´t join the pragmatists among the GOP who insist "we must win first." They´ve been saying that every time we win something and what has it gotten us?

The GOP doesn´t know street-fighting. They´re too refined, too nice, too moral. How do you UNtransform America if you´re trying to fight dirty-fighters, liars, cheaters, fraudsters and amorality in general?

Is the GOP perfect? Of course not. But we could be less chicken-poop when the excrement hits the fan, like with this gov´t shutdown. We´re going to be blamed no matter what. Better to be blamed while standing up for what is right, than by falling down on our swords every time we´re called names.

Geez.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: veritas, 10/1/2013 8:49:53 AM     (No. 9544427)

Barack Obama, named for Mohammed´s trusty horse, is a hateful lunatic, from an alien background, dragging us to an alien place of dhimmitude, of lost liberty, and of enslavement.

But bits and pieces of a Red Line are being readied.

And VDH has standing to speak. His horizons stretch out for the thousands of years that Goethe set as the benchmark. Obama´s voters [those who don´t live just in the election computers...] have horizons that stretch from the yammerin´ maws in their pounderin´ jowls all the way to the Obamaphones on their ears, while the crooked pols in league with him have horizons that stretch to their next brokers´ statements.

Quis custodiet ipsos custodies?

The Patriots do. The Patriots do.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: maryc, 10/1/2013 9:11:53 AM     (No. 9544467)

Somehow in the midst of all this transformation 53% recognize poop when they are forced to step in it. They don´t like obamacide and don´t want it. We are not all lost or stupid and are not in the minority like the press wants everyone to believe. Wish the other 47% could read and understand this article.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: southernboy, 10/1/2013 9:15:56 AM     (No. 9544473)

#1 “...Change our history?? …”

Unfortunately they are re-writing our history every day!

She was serious!

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Reply 16 - Posted by: EnsignO, 10/1/2013 9:34:12 AM     (No. 9544502)

My friends, I think we have a Hitler Lite on our hands.

When I graduated from high school in 1960, I read a book entitled The Case Against Adolf Eichmann. It was a timely book, because the world was still cleaning up the mess from WWII. Adolf Eichmann had just recently been captured in Argentina by the Israelis, and they were in the process of bringing him to trial.

Well, with that book, I was forever hooked on reading about WWII (German Theatre). The reason for this fascination probably was ancestry(grandmother) plus the Germans looked so much like Americans. Mentally, I could put myself in the Germans´ shoes to try to understand how they could allow so much horror to take place in their country. I used to ask myself: "If I were a German back then, would I have condoned the actions of Hitler´s regime against my dear and good friends who were Jewish?" I couldn´t imagine the horror of these dear people having to go to a concentration camp and then being put in a gas chamber.

In high school history classes we used to shake our heads at the utter stupidity of anyone following such a crazy person as Hitler with his ridiculous mustache. Hitler seemed more funny than a serious leader; yet, we never trivialized what he did.

Maybe VDH didn´t intend to compare the Obama regime to anything resembling Hitler, but I see the similarities to Hitler´s tactics (without the horror) that Obama is using.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Stryker714, 10/1/2013 9:53:55 AM     (No. 9544531)

"Obama sees deficits not just as necessary to prime the economy, or as a tolerable consequence of huge increases in federal spending, but also as a mechanism to serially raise taxes on the upper brackets, as a desirable redistributive end in and of itself. "

That is what I´ve been saying all along. Obama isn´t even using the extra money he gleens from the rich/middle class for a good cause: the money just seems to disappear down a rabbit hole and the nat´l debt is unaffected. Every chance he gets he pounds his chest like a silver back and says "it´s time for the rich to pay their fair share". He IS the rich, that ignorant fool.

BTW John Kerry silently signed Agenda21 last Wednesday. No mention in the MSM, believe it or not. My Patriot email purports Obama has an Exececutive Order ready to go if Senate won´t ratify. Agenda21 also bans private property as #12 mentions. Wait and see the reaction if he does do his mainlining of an EO on guns and propertyand he´ll see a consensus among Americans he can´t refute and then some!

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Reply 18 - Posted by: mathman, 10/1/2013 10:46:45 AM     (No. 9544625)

Do you seriously listen to Ø? He speaks of his political opponents, and his words accurately reflect his own actions. He alleges that the Repubs are divisive; Ø is the most divisive President ever. He alleges that the House wanted to shut down the Government to spite him; he has shut down the Government to spite the Repubs.
He accuses the Repubs of refusing to negotiate; he then refuses to negotiate.
He says that the Tea Party Patriots will not compromise; he then refuses to compromise. I can list many other examples, but these will suffice.

The dude has a serious TRANSFER problem. He images his own deficiencies on his opposition.

That is sick, friends.


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Reply 19 - Posted by: Ken M., 10/1/2013 11:28:35 AM     (No. 9544703)

#16, and others, I am frightened and fearful as well. Some day, I fear, that we´ll wake up to find that the Office of President has been abolished, and he has given himself the title of Chancellor.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 10/1/2013 12:14:57 PM     (No. 9544773)

#16 Hitler did not have to contend with an armed citizenry. Hitler could fast track his tyranny without much resistance.
Obama is not so lucky because of that pesky Second Amendment. The mind set of Hitler was the fact that he could use the barrel of a gun and Germany was in total poverty.
Obama had to destroy the economy unlike Germany and he is a certified ´coward´ Hitler was not. Remember Hitler was a WWI former soldier Obama is a coward communist ´choomer´ (doper).

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Rafter, 10/1/2013 12:45:16 PM     (No. 9544836)

NO-Bomber projects his own worst attributes onto all of his opponents.

This is also done by people like Hillary and Bill.
Leftists project their deficiencies onto all of their opponents.
They endlessly accuse others.

Meanwhile, they play dirty... fast and loose with the facts.
The media propagandists allow them to get away with it.
The media is complicit in the Left´s fraud.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: larryp, 10/1/2013 12:52:17 PM     (No. 9544847)

It is called Ericksen Psychology. You can look it up. It is a form of brain-washing.
Obama uses hi-falutin´ words to lull listeners with the cadence. Then there is the content. that involves using words that we know the meaning of but Obama uses them in a different way.
He uses facial expressions too as part of the psych-out, to wit, the rase eyebrows, the finger gestures like jabbing and open-palmed motions. the eyes are used, i.e. when he talks of the gop leaders he half-closes his eyes as a sort of disdain.
It is a sort of mass hypnosis. and NPR does not help as they use their own soft tones and goofy explanations to lull people into sleep. Same with MSNBC.
I wish someone had checkd Obamas fingerprints to see if it is the same person that went into "Pock-ee-stahn"
in 1980 for 6 months or year.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: peterfleming, 10/1/2013 12:54:27 PM     (No. 9544851)

The word Rush, Sean, Mark, never use, the word Communism, is here, and now it must be used to identify the beginning of real communist armed terror that is about to fall on all of us when the IRS attacks any and all Obamacide resistors. No more "random audits". We have our own Hitler, our own Stalin, and a whole government of "comrades" doing his arbitrary
bidding against all working citizenry.
Time to wake up to Communist Controls.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: peterfleming, 10/1/2013 1:58:20 PM     (No. 9544963)

The VDH analysis is a MUST READ. His two key
points that point to Hitlerization, are executive fiat, hwere our dictator can get away with almost anything, and a communist driven press and media (no longer really news, but a propagandist tool). That gives the occupier of the White House and all his
commie comrades a dictatorial advantage never before enjoyed over the people. It also gives the communist driven Congress great "cover" to act in teir sleazy corrupt
way while most of the attention is mis focused on Hitlerian Hussein. Thanks to VDH pointing out the rape of executive orders,
that go unchecked by Congress and the lap dog media news actors like Diane Sawyer, Brian Williams and Steve Pelley, our true
MINISTRY OF PROPAGANDA. Hitler had Goebbels.
Hussein has Sawyers, Pelley and Williams all
pleaantly, deceptively frightening.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: flatwater, 10/1/2013 2:08:51 PM     (No. 9544978)

Obama accuses Republicans of wanting to "burn the house down if they don´t get their way 100%." This, from the man who is, by his own definition, "burning the house down" if he doesn´t get his way 100%.

If Republicans would only go to the Fort Hood army base and shoot unarmed American soldiers while shouting "Allahu Akbar," Obama coud find a way to work with them.

If Republicans would just endorse a campaign of genocide against all Jews, or start hanging gays, beheading critics and flying planes into buildings, Obama could negotiate with them....

But, Republicans want limited, Constitutional government, and that idea terrorizes Wise King Barky, so that means the Republicans must be terrorists.

All hail Wise King Barky.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: peterfleming, 10/1/2013 2:10:55 PM     (No. 9544980)

HAD to re-post errors in 24
HAD to repost. Too many errors in #24
The VDH analysis is a MUST READ. His two key points that cry out Hitlerization, are (1) executive fiat, where our dictator can get away with almost anything, and (2) a communist driven press and media (no longer really news, but a propagandist tool). That gives the occupier of the White House and all his commie comrades a dictatorial advantage never before enjoyed over the people. It also gives the communist driven Congress great "cover" to act in their sleazy corrupt way while most of the attention is mis focused on Hitlerian Hussein. Thanks to VDH pointing out the rape of executive orders, that go unchecked by Congress and the lap dog media news actors like Diane Sawyer, Brian Williams and Steve Pelley, our true MINISTRY OF PROPAGANDA. Hitler had Goebbels. Hussein has Sawyers, Pelley and Williams, all pleasantly, deceptively frightening.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: KanCreeper, 10/1/2013 3:03:11 PM     (No. 9545051)

To add to what Poster#10 said: I to remember the Castro Visit to NYC. How incensed the media was at how Castro had brought his own supply of live chickens to his NYC digs. He aparently, was afraid that there were no fresh chickens to be had in NYC at the time.


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Reply 28 - Posted by: mulhaven, 10/1/2013 6:34:31 PM     (No. 9545330)

Can you imagine how much, much worse things would be if Obama were intelligent, or Reid and Pelosi had brains, or the DNC media goofs were actually clever? Why, America would be a full-fledged fascist state by now. As it is, these bunglers have created immense damage with their crude behaviour, but they have left such a stinking trail it gives hope for reform. Even the stupid ones are going to be crying for salvation from the onslaught against the economy and the society. These asinine politicians have brought havoc, but they have taught lessons that will not be forgotten for a long time. Maybe even the the accommodating Republicans will learn a lesson!

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Reply 29 - Posted by: Tianne, 10/1/2013 7:28:17 PM     (No. 9545389)

Thank you to Mr. Victor Davis Hanson for yet another excellent article.

Mr. Hanson writes of terrifying things but writes about them so well that the soul is calmed even as the mind and heart are filled with dread and alarm.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: Polecat49, 10/1/2013 7:35:37 PM     (No. 9545398)

#10, the sad fact is that most of those politicians and media scum balls or their direct replacements are still around today. Liberal, socialist, marxist, communist democRATS still abound in our government.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: nonsense, 10/1/2013 8:10:37 PM     (No. 9545445)

Thanks #29 that was so poetic.

Ever notice that Trolls never make a comment about articles that boldly describe the agenda of the man who lives in Our House?

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Reply 32 - Posted by: TarAndFeathers, 10/1/2013 9:56:13 PM     (No. 9545561)

Yet, even if this essay had been widely published, with abundant documentation, just before the election in 2008, the evil one would still have been elected. The voting public was eager to be ravished, and Obama was even more eager to be the ravisher. The malformation of America, the product of this unnatural and unholy union, was then inevitable.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: Dodge Boy, 10/1/2013 11:10:29 PM     (No. 9545635)

VDH should continue the conversation with a synopsis of possible future scenarios in the USA. Examples:

1. The citizenry finally rises up and brings down the federal government.
2. A new political party is formed creating a re-awakening of American ideal, is elected to power, and the country is restored. The repub and/or dim parties finally die and disappear.
3. The death spiral of the American way continues and Americans are plunged into despair forever.
4. The USA splits into multiple sovereign nations, but the political divide will remain.
5. Bible prophecy holds true and the USA and the world is plunged into chaos, only the believers will be saved into an eternal happy life.

Take your pick which scenario is most likely.



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Reply 34 - Posted by: Rafter, 10/2/2013 3:44:34 PM     (No. 9546811)

#33, interesting points...

Perhaps the most likely scenario is one that is already occurring in some states...

The secession movement to form a new state from an existing one...

This is already under way in Colorado, mainly in some northeastern counties in
response to recent new gun control legislation by the lefty Colorado
state legislature...

And for a while now in California...
When I lived in Los Angeles for five years (twenty years ago), I opposed talk of
breaking the state into two states...
Northern and Southern.
(Some people said it was "too large" to govern the whole state as one.)

Today the movement is to divide according to political ideologies...
Certain counties, some of them inland and more rural, would like to form an
Eastern California, a more conservative entity than the current legislature...

And now I believe some of the northern counties also feel disenfranchised by
the shenanigans in Sacramento, and are organizing a breakaway movement.

About five of our fifty states used to be part of larger states...
The most recent breakaway was West Virginia from Virginia during the Civil War...
if I remember correctly.
(You can look it up... there are recent articles on it.)

The great thing about dividing California is that we could finally unlock some of
those Electoral College votes from the Left Coast liberoids...
The Left Coast portion would be smaller and less influential and politically powerful.

I love California, a great place, but I´m sick of surrendering so many
Electoral College votes to nutty liberoids who outnumber normal people there.

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Posted By: StormCnter- 4/18/2014 10:12:11 AM     Post Reply
President Obama has warned that Iran is not open for business, even as the United States has loosened some of its punishing economic sanctions as part of an interim nuclear pact. Yet, on Tuesday morning, Iran had an unlikely visitor: a plane, owned by the Bank of Utah, a community bank in Ogden that has 13 branches throughout the state. Bearing a small American flag on its tail, the aircraft was parked in a highly visible section of Mehrabad Airport in Tehran. But from there, the story surrounding the plane, and why it was in Iran — where all but a few

Cost of Treatment May Influence Doctors
New York Times, by Andrew Pollack    Original Article
Posted By: StormCnter- 4/18/2014 10:07:22 AM     Post Reply
Saying they can no longer ignore the rising prices of health care, some of the most influential medical groups in the nation are recommending that doctors weigh the costs, not just the effectiveness of treatments, as they make decisions about patient care. The shift, little noticed outside the medical establishment but already controversial inside it, suggests that doctors are starting to redefine their roles, from being concerned exclusively about individual patients to exerting influence on how health care dollars are spent. “We understand that we doctors should be and are stewards of the larger society as well as of the patient in



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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
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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

Students Demand Acknowledgement of
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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
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San Francisco Chronicle, by Staff    Original Article
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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
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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
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Investor´s Business Daily, by Andrew Malcolm    Original Article
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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
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Mediaite, by Tina Nguyen    Original Article
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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

Those ‘rogue’ agents
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New York Post, by Editorial    Original Article
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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

Glen Campbell has been
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People Magazine, by Gilliam Telling    Original Article
Posted By: Hazymac- 4/17/2014 6:58:48 PM     Post Reply
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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

Harry Reid Doubles Down on Bundy
Ranch: ´If They´re Patriots, We´re
in Big Trouble´

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Breitbart Big Government, by Kerry Picket    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/18/2014 9:39:40 PM     Post Reply
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on Friday stood by his statement regarding embattled Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy, saying on KSNV’s What’s Your Point?, “If anyone thinks by any figment of their imagination that what happened up there last week was just people rallying to somebody that was oppressed, 600 people came in armed. They had practiced. They had maneuvered.” Reid continued, “They knew what they were doing. They set up snipers in strategic locations with sniper rifles. They had assault weapons. They had automatic weapons. And they boasted about the fact that they put women and children, in fact one


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