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*Updated* The List: Unnecessarily
Shut Down By ObamaTo
Inflict Public Pain

Breitbart Big Government, by John Nolte

Original Article

Posted By:drive, 10/7/2013 7:29:06 AM

While our president still enjoys his essential employees and locations: the White House chefs, Camp David, and a military golf course, there doesn´t seem to be any question that in mercenary pursuit of a political win, this White House is determined to unreasonably punish as many everyday people as possible. And this includes children sick with cancer. That might sound like hyperbole, but it is not. Although Barack Obama´s chefs have been deemed "essential," employees at the National Institutes of Health who offer last-chance experimental cancer treatments for children suffering from cancer have not. Worse still, House Republicans have offered to


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Reply 1 - Posted by: GringoinQuito, 10/7/2013 7:35:07 AM     (No. 9553777)

Why, oh why, doesn´t the RNC go on the offensive and purchase TV ads to let the lofos know about this. They could buy time on the Honey Boo Boo show, etc. I´m serious. Don´t take this lying down! Fight back!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: mws50, 10/7/2013 7:36:56 AM     (No. 9553780)

This is more proof that obama hates the USA and "We, the People".

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Reply 3 - Posted by: gaeditor, 10/7/2013 8:18:45 AM     (No. 9553824)

Antisocial Personality Disorder: Pathological lying and a desire to inflict pain on others are two key components.

Sound like anyone you know?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Pearson365, 10/7/2013 8:21:01 AM     (No. 9553826)

Obama has updated Bill Clinton´s "I feel your pain" to "I am the cause of you pain".

Obama knows that over half of America will tolerate a degree of pain if that pain lessens the uncertainty of life. The pain can be from closed monuments & parks, higher gasoline prices, intrusive regulations, reduced employment, lack of credit, national scandals and incredible waste of tax money. But as long as there is the certainty of 99 weeks of unemployment checks, food stamps, affirmative action, Obamacare and disability checks, the pain if bearable. Obama has also painted the GOP as the party of even greater pain, and with the grimaces caused by McPain and his ilk, it´s easy to believe this lie.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: strike3, 10/7/2013 8:21:32 AM     (No. 9553828)

I hope his food taster is still on the payroll. He has made a lot of enemies in a very short time.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: red oak, 10/7/2013 8:25:37 AM     (No. 9553835)

Tom Brokaw and Colin Powell got anything to say about the military memorials being "shut down."

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Historybuff, 10/7/2013 8:27:06 AM     (No. 9553839)

Yes We Can!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: berthabutt, 10/7/2013 8:27:55 AM     (No. 9553840)

Could any of this have been avoided if the private businesses affected NOT have agreed to take some amount or form of Fed money? This mess is all on ObamaBrat´s head, but when you make ANY deal with the Devil, he will get his due.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: envirodude, 10/7/2013 8:30:04 AM     (No. 9553844)

Don´t believe we live in a fascist state? Doubt it no more!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: flybynight, 10/7/2013 8:35:30 AM     (No. 9553852)

The new, improved list still doesn´t include the three unattended airports on North Carolina´s Outer Banks, which cost the government nothing, as there are no services available to aircraft. One serves an island village otherwise accessible only by boat. WTG, Barry.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Chris in FL, 10/7/2013 8:55:28 AM     (No. 9553876)

If Obama is evicting people that live on government property then he and the family need to move back to their ´real´ home in Chicago...it´s only fair!

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Reply 12 - Posted by: mickturn, 10/7/2013 9:38:48 AM     (No. 9553935)

This is proof this little man HATES America!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: hicokid, 10/7/2013 9:45:34 AM     (No. 9553953)

#1, Networks would think twice about selling ad time to bash obama. Think IRS and FCC, for starters.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: kiwikit, 10/7/2013 9:50:26 AM     (No. 9553966)

I was told at Mass this morning that the priest who says Sunday Mass at the Air Station here in Beaufort, SC was told he´d not be compensated because he´d been furloughed. If any priest volunteered to perform the sacrifice of Mass, he´d be arrested! I ask you, how is this different from Nazi Germany?

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Reply 15 - Posted by: donnaclaire, 10/7/2013 9:52:26 AM     (No. 9553970)

This list of Obama´s ´rulings´ tells us all we need to know about this president - as if we didn´t already know. Heard this morning about the ´Amber Alert´ program possibly being shut down and also some attempts to ´close the oceans´ to fishermen, etc. That´s going to take a whole hell of a lot of gates and fencing.

The Amber Alert program shutdown, if true, is despicable and beyond belief; The ´water barriers´ thing proves how desperate, heavy-handed and spiteful this administration is.

Obama´s decisions regarding ´essential and non-essential´ services aside, this is an administration run amok with power.

Can´t help but equate we citizens to a bunch of little bunnies in a room with no way out for them - then the door is opened and a dozen starving, rabid wolves come running in to have their way with them. Which one of the bunnies is going to stop them? And how? We, the people, have almost lost control of our country. Thank God for those willing to step up, fight and speak out for us. Feeling helpless and very angry.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: M2, 10/7/2013 9:58:23 AM     (No. 9553974)

Next he´ll be insisting that cat-owners microwave their cats, cut off puppy-tails and give up their pet ferrets.

What´s next? Cutting off power to people who set them higher or lower than Obama wants?

Cutting off water to people who water their lawns?

Pulling the kill-switch on the Internet?

Hacking the powergrids?

We have a terrorist in our midst - the President of the United States. He has done and continues to do more damage to the peace and tranquility of this country, more damage to race relations, more damage to the national psyche than any human being I have ever known.

More to the point, he enjoys it. This is one sick man...

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Reply 17 - Posted by: jebediah, 10/7/2013 10:08:28 AM     (No. 9553986)

BUT the military golf course Obama uses is still open, as is Camp David. And Michelle´s "Let´s Move" site is up while the missing children site is down. CAN´T PEOPLE GRASP WHAT THIS MAN IS DOING? And he KNOWS he will get away with it with the likes of Brian Williams et al. at his back.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Cor-vet, 10/7/2013 10:10:01 AM     (No. 9553992)

Time for the house to issue articles of impeachment! Of course, Boner and the boys are already planning on paying the deadbeats, so good luck seeing that!

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Reply 19 - Posted by: afherkdriver, 10/7/2013 10:17:55 AM     (No. 9554003)

Those park police are NO different that the Nazi enforcers in Germany. Their excuse is they are just "doing their duty and following orders". Do any of these leeches have a spine, of course not. I have lost all respect for any federal employee.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: gwmcclintok, 10/7/2013 10:18:01 AM     (No. 9554004)

So John Roberts, you say Obamacare is a tax. And now the government is closing memorials to our freedoms because we do not want this tax. These memorials are honored sights to the sacrifices of Americans to ensure our freedom. Now it turns out we do not have the freedom to visit these hallowed places, unless we approve of the Obamacare takeover and bow to the government.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: kono, 10/7/2013 10:23:36 AM     (No. 9554017)

Nature has largely rendered #19 moot, as the whole area around Mt. Rushmore is inaccessible to most visitors due to heavy snow this weekend (over a foot deep in many places).

So far, the MSM have honed their spin on the shutdown, framing it as Boehner holding government services hostage until Obamacare is repealed. That the White House is doing that very thing (holding services hostage unless the funding bill includes Obamacare and increases the debt ceiling to cover it) is irrelevant to them.

How I hate the MSM whose mission to facilitate the world´s evolution toward their envisioned utopia of One World Socialism leads them to distort reporting to manipulate public perception like this. Jesus commanded us to love our enemies and pray for those who persecute us. But make no mistake, they are our enemies.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: RancherJack, 10/7/2013 10:34:37 AM     (No. 9554045)

#1 - because the RNC is in on this. Look how they´ve tried to politically assassinate Ted Cruz.

The RNC wants socialized healthcare.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: JLoophole, 10/7/2013 10:43:02 AM     (No. 9554062)

I just finished a book called "Nothing to Envy", about the lives of ordinary North Koreans before they defected to S Korea. Most shocking is that I saw glimpses of familiarity in the incessant ideolgical mantras from their gov´t, and the punitive restrictions the N Koreans live under.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: nevernaught, 10/7/2013 10:46:13 AM     (No. 9554069)

You won´t like this one.. Obama has stopped the sending out of ´Amber Alerts´ which broadcast information of kidnapped and missing children. If his kids went missing, you would sure as hell hear about it.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 10/7/2013 10:54:59 AM     (No. 9554094)

Well, I for one, would hate to witness the carnage and destruction if Michelle isn´t fed on a regular basis. We all saw what happened when Paula Deen simply commented in regards to the feeding of this creature.

So I guess the chef could be essential in that respect.

Full disclosure: no sarcasm intended at all, none.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 10/7/2013 11:22:44 AM     (No. 9554149)

@#20: Never forget there were 4 other SC justices who upheld Obamacare. The usual suspects, Breyer, Ginsburg, Kagan and Dodomayor. These 4 will always uphold any law that increases the power of the federal govn against we citizens an our Constitution.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Ecclesiastes, 10/7/2013 11:25:32 AM     (No. 9554158)

If putting up with this kind of petty nastiness is what it takes get actually cut federal spending by 17%, FINE! I wasn´t planning to see Mount Rushmore or the Smithsonian this year anyway.

Next, we can cut the money he´s spending on those guards.

Now is the time to double down, not compromise.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: veritas, 10/7/2013 12:34:38 PM     (No. 9554255)

So, are you saying there´s a pattern?

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Reply 29 - Posted by: Clinger, 10/7/2013 1:07:34 PM     (No. 9554302)

Positively chilling. The fact that it is so "in our face" suggests that there is no thought of risking the loyal base. That suggests that the loyal base is largely " the ends justify the means" oriented. Could we possibly be that polarized?

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Reply 30 - Posted by: 6079 Smith, W, 10/7/2013 1:20:12 PM     (No. 9554328)

And liberals say that there won´t be Death Panels with Obamacare. If these are the people who will be in charge, there is no way they won´t use people as pawns.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: P51DMustang, 10/7/2013 1:22:33 PM     (No. 9554333)

As bad as the shutdown is to Americans, we are finding out what is really needed and what government services are useless.

And ultimately Barry Sorento will take the heat, and his people. I would rather keep Barry tied up with these issues than let him deal with court appointees, UN Gun treaties and gun bans.

His Face Book page is taking real serious heat for OdumboCare costs, not good for him either.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: peterfleming, 10/7/2013 1:51:00 PM     (No. 9554386)

On Amazon, you can still read a few short, powerful excerpts describing Soetero´s psychological problems from the book by
Check it out, this raging vindictive adult
who suffered a painful childhood and never
resolved these hurts, with elected power is now inflicting this pain on all of America.
In the Clinton days, Dr Fick wrote the big
describing Bill´s compulsive lying and sexual aggression mania, before Monica Lewinsky revealed it all in the press.Two great books analyzing the failings of two
men with too much power.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: Coy860, 10/7/2013 2:04:28 PM     (No. 9554411)

The bottom line is that the Federal Government is too involved in our day to day lives, has too much power and needs to be cut back, not expanded with Obamacare.
The States must move to take back power that belongs to them.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: darrel.howell, 10/7/2013 2:31:29 PM     (No. 9554452)

The unmitigated pettiness of this little foot stomping episode is a powerful statement on the current irrelevance and impotence of the FedGov to conservatives. But, if we give in things will get deadly serious in a hurry. The left will control us just as completely as the people they feed. Obama will be able to furlough whole chunks of the medical sector any time we step out of line. Or worse. Isn´t the current crop of abuse-of-power scandals bad enough?

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Reply 35 - Posted by: bobhawkins, 10/7/2013 2:36:47 PM     (No. 9554460)

Item #1 on the list is a precursor to what´s in store for all of us in ObamaCare. If NIH workers who provide last-chance experimental treatment for cancer-stricken children are classified as "non-essential", how must the *children* be classified -- "disposable"? And how much less valuable to Obama´s socialist society must the elderly be?

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Reply 36 - Posted by: tonyp173, 10/7/2013 2:54:52 PM     (No. 9554498)

I never thought I´d see the day that any sitting president could be so small and so petty that when challenged in accordance with the Constitution, Federal Statutes, and democratic principles that through acts of breathtaking malice he could effectively turn the White House into the Spite House.

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Reply 37 - Posted by: little guy, 10/7/2013 3:04:17 PM     (No. 9554522)

Many National Park rangers are environmental zealots and nut jobs. That´s why they like wearing a uniform and telling people what to do. It is absolutely disgraceful that too many of them are perfectly willing to stop their fellow Americans from using parks & visiting monuments WE PAID FOR! We own these things --- not our African white President. How DARE they stop a vet from visiting his/her own place of honor. And closing a military graveyard! Unheard of in our 237 year history.

If I worked for the Feds right now, I´d call in sick until this was over as I could not bear to implement such an unjust and un-American decision as to ban the use by the taxpayers of something they own.

Is there any doubt that some of these so-called "civil servants" won´t turn a gun on us when the time comes? Look for Obama to use force to get his way --- up to and including the declaration of martial law after he deliberately "defaults" on our debts. The clowns in the NSA and Homeland Security will happily start to carry machine guns like some banana republic and they will use them against us. I have a very uneasy feeling about how this will all play out. Keep your powder dry, folks!

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Reply 38 - Posted by: bobn.t, 10/7/2013 5:04:17 PM     (No. 9554690)

Wake up America.
We have a problem here.

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Reply 39 - Posted by: NuGoddess, 10/7/2013 6:38:19 PM     (No. 9554794)

Chaplains are being threatened with arrest to decide between their rank and religion; I wonder which one they will choose.

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Reply 40 - Posted by: bighambone, 10/7/2013 6:38:26 PM     (No. 9554796)

One thing is for sure, you will never see this list in the New York Times or the Washington Post.

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Reply 41 - Posted by: Dodge Boy, 10/7/2013 8:42:56 PM     (No. 9554922)

Funny how we are just now having these kind of problems under Obie. Sheep, what is it going to take at this point to wake you up that Obie and the msm were and are bad for this country. Agree with posters #1 and #21.

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Reply 42 - Posted by: Leatherneck1, 10/7/2013 8:44:31 PM     (No. 9554923)

Hate to beat a dead horse...even with the new media the MSM has locks on 30 to 40 mil low information citizens (some legal, some not). Obama is not real bright...but he sure remembered what Alinsky taught...what is funny...the MSM is pointing the low information crowd in a direction that is disaster for us all...including themselves...duh.

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Reply 43 - Posted by: Bjnealeigh, 10/7/2013 10:09:31 PM     (No. 9555061)

Democrats are despicable human beings

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Reply 44 - Posted by: Bjnealeigh, 10/7/2013 10:12:36 PM     (No. 9555067)

Democrats are despicable people!

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Reply 45 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 10/7/2013 10:24:12 PM     (No. 9555084)

#15, that sounds like a job for Bugs Bunny, who was always ready to take on the enemy.

Seriously, the "shut downs" ordered by Obama must be widely publicized. The people must know what we are dealing with.

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Reply 46 - Posted by: saraguay, 10/7/2013 11:42:29 PM     (No. 9555177)

so let the bast*** veto the funding bills approved by the republicans. let him bear the blame for this fiasco.

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The Obama administration is poised to entertain a flood of new clemency applications from thousands of federal prisoners who were given harsh sentences under mandatory-minimum laws following drug convictions, Attorney General Eric Holder said Monday. Holder said in a short videotaped statement that he wants to shrink the federal prison population by a modest amount while ensuring ´that those who have paid their debts have a chance to become productive citizens.´ At the center of the move is a set of old sentencing rules that punished crack-cocaine offenders with more time behind bars than users or traffickers of powder cocaine.

Benghazi attack could have been prevented if
US hadn´t ´switched sides in the War on Terror´
and allowed $500 MILLION of weapons to reach
al-Qaeda militants, reveals damning report

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Daily Mail [UK], by David Martosko    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/22/2014 7:02:40 PM     Post Reply
The Citizens Commission on Benghazi, a self-selected group of former top military officers, CIA insiders and think-tankers, declared Tuesday in Washington that a seven-month review of the deadly 2012 terrorist attack has determined that it could have been prevented – if the U.S. hadn´t been helping to arm al-Qaeda militias throughout Libya a year earlier. ´The United States switched sides in the war on terror with what we did in Libya, knowingly facilitating the provision of weapons to known al-Qaeda militias and figures,´ Clare Lopez, a member of the commission and a former CIA officer, told MailOnline. She blamed the Obama administration

Why Does Nation Tolerate A
Habitual Liar As President?

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Investors Business Daily, by Editorial    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 4/22/2014 2:10:54 PM     Post Reply
Public Trust: Sixty-one percent polled say President Obama lies "some of the time" or "most of the time" on matters of national importance. Americans have to ask: Why do we let him get away with it? It´s no surprise that a Fox News poll of 1,012 registered voters last week found immense distrust of a president whose main domestic initiative was based on a lie. The shock is that the same poll found his disapproval level down to its lowest since last fall. Asked, "How often do you think Barack Obama lies to the country on important matters?" 37% replied "most of

Dole: Cruz, Paul & Rubio
lack experience for 2016

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The Hill [Washington, DC], by Mario Trujillo    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/22/2014 11:18:06 AM     Post Reply
Former Sen. Bob Dole (R-Kan.) said a number of junior GOP senators considering a presidential run in 2016 do not yet have the experience — specifically naming Rand Paul (Ky.), Marco Rubio (Fla.) and Ted Cruz (Texas). The former 1996 GOP presidential candidate sounded particularly skeptical of Cruz in an interview this week with The Wichita Eagle. "A number of the younger members, first-termers like Rand Paul, Rubio and that extreme-right-wing guy, Ted Cruz — all running for president now. I don´t think they´ve got enough experience yet," Dole said. The 90-year-old former senator said, however, his main concern about 2016 is living

Jeb Bush is your only chance
against Hillary, Republicans

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Hot Air, by Bob Schrum    Original Article
Posted By: quantumman- 4/22/2014 6:32:54 AM     Post Reply
If Jeb reaches for the nomination, there will be a titanic battle between the party establishment and the Tea Party. Steve Schmidt, McCain’s strategist in 2008, insists that in the end Republicans usually settle on the most electable candidate. To get by, this Bush may be forced to trim his positions, although the cautionary tale of Romney suggests that he would have to tack artfully and carefully for the sake of the general election. Certainly he will have the resources to outlast, discredit, and disqualify his rivals.

Michelle Obama:
´splurging is the key to life´

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Associated Press, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/21/2014 9:31:25 PM     Post Reply
Washington - Michelle Obama said "splurging is the key to life" if you regularly eat right and stay active. Her biggest guilty pleasure: French fries. "How would you appreciate vegetables if you never had chocolate?" she asked. "You couldn´t live without a little chocolate, a little French fries." The first lady took questions from children reporters Monday after appearing at the White House Easter Egg Roll. She told the children that if they eat right the majority of the time, then a splurge or snack is not going to hurt them. "I still splurge when I can, but that's why I try to exercise almost every day," she said.

Fraud runs rampant in Census Bureau
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New York Post, by John Crudele    Original Article
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There’s a pattern of falsifying statistics throughout the entire Census Bureau. And anyone who attempts to blow the whistle on the fraud is either retaliated against or ignored, according to two new sources who have experienced the process firsthand. As I’ve been writing for more than six months, the Census Bureau office in Philadelphia uncovered a case of fraud in 2010, did nothing about it and allowed the practice to continue. In that instance, a data collector named Julius Buckmon was faking reports that went into the nation’s all-important jobless tally and consumer-inflation survey. Because the Census Bureau’s surveys are scientific — meaning

Professor: ‘Colleges Will Start Closing Up’ if
‘Racist, Misogynist, Money-Grubbing’ GOP Wins

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National Review Online, by Andrew Johnson    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 4/22/2014 4:42:50 PM     Post Reply
New audio reveals an Eastern Connecticut State University professor warning that Republicans will “want things to go back — not to to 1955, but to 1855? if they win control of Congress in November. Republican victories could also put him out of a job, he cautioned. “We will live in a very, very, very different kind of country if that happens,” Professor Brent Terry told students in his Introduction to Creative Writing course, according to audio obtained by Campus Reform. “I mean, colleges will start closing up if these people have their way.” Over the course of his rant, Terry characterized conservatives

Would YOU be underwater if the
polar caps melted? Map reveals
what our planet would look like
if sea levels rose by 260ft

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Daily Mail (UK), by Ellie Zolfagharifard    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/21/2014 5:20:21 PM     Post Reply
Global sea levels have risen by 8 inches (20cm) since 1880 and scientists predict they could rise up to 3ft (98cm) by 2100. But despite the UN’s recent threats of war, famine and extreme weather, such a dramatically different world caused by sea level rise can be hard to imagine. To help picture the future, Martin Vargic, an amateur graphic designer from Slovakia, has created a map depicting the planet with sea levels around 260ft (79m) higher than they are today. He imagines what Earth would look like if the ice sheets surrounding the North and South poles melted, releasing

Reid: ´We Are a Nation of Laws,
Not of Men and Women´

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Cybercast News Service, by Susan Jones    Original Article
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It may not be tomorrow, but Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) says "something will happen" to force a Nevada rancher to obey a court order to stop grazing his cattle on federal land and pay his grazing fees. "It´s obvious that you can´t just walk away from this," Reid said in an April 18 interview with a Nevada´s KSNV-TV News 3 program “What’s Your Point?” "You can´t have a law that is -- we´re a nation of laws, not of men and women," he said. (Video) Reid noted that most cattlemen pay their taxes, pay their fees, and follow

38 Republican lawmakers put aside differences
for lawsuit challenging legality of Obamacare

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Washington Times, by Dave Boyer    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 4/22/2014 5:20:31 AM     Post Reply
Thirty-eight Republican lawmakers, including such unlikely bedfellows as John McCain of Arizona and Ted Cruz of Texas, have joined to support a lawsuit challenging the legality of the Affordable Care Act and accusing the president of repeatedly ignoring the law he signed for political reasons. The lawmakers have signed onto a legal brief in support of a lawsuit filed by Sen. Ron Johnson, the Wisconsin Republican who is asking a federal court to overturn Obamacare’s special treatment for members of Congress and their staffs. “The unlawful executive action at issue in this case is not an isolated incident,” the brief

´Hacking the Constitution´: States
Quietly Plan to Ditch Electoral College

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Fox News, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/22/2014 10:44:27 AM     Post Reply
Nearly a dozen states have quietly signed onto a plan to effectively ditch the Electoral College and instead, award the White House to the candidate that wins the popular vote. The National Popular Vote agreement would take effect if states that represent 270 electoral votes all commit. New York has most recently joined the efforts, bringing the number of states to 10 plus the District of Columbia. Altogether, they represent 165 electoral votes. Without the Electoral College, FoxNews.com digital politics editor Chris Stirewalt said we would have had a whole different trajectory of presidents. If presidents are selected through the

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