A Message From Lucianne  







S-G1




























ST-GC


   
 
Home Page | Latest Posts | Links | Must Reads | Update Profile | RSS | Contribute | Register | Rules & FAQs
Privacy Policy | Search | Post | Contact | Logout | Forgot Password | Search Using Google


10 Best ‘Lone Survivor’
Takedowns of Liberal Media

Newsbusters, by Matthew Philbin

Original Article

Posted By:JoniTx, 1/14/2014 5:55:32 AM

CNN’s Jake Tapper would have done well to read “Lone Survivor,” rather than just seeing the new movie, before interviewing former Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell last week. If he had, Tapper might have been more careful than to describe the deaths of Luttrell’s SEAL comrades in Afghanistan as “senseless.” And he would have been wary of Luttrell’s contempt for the liberal media. The film “Lone Survivor, which ” took in $38.5 million at the box office its opening weekend is based on a 2010 book by Luttrell that tells the tragic story of a 2005 operation in which the three

      


Post Reply  

Reply 1 - Posted by: Iceman, 1/14/2014 6:15:32 AM     (No. 9691121)

Must read.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    31 persons like this.


Reply 2 - Posted by: Starlady, 1/14/2014 7:56:42 AM     (No. 9691207)

I totally agree with statements #9 and #10. The media can never brainwash real Americans. We know what America stands for and honor our military, (even if they have been infiltrated by liberals in their leadership for a short while).

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    33 persons like this.


   

 

R-G1
  
R-VAR_AD


 
Reply 3 - Posted by: Pros7767, 1/14/2014 7:57:44 AM     (No. 9691208)

20 dead American heroes to save 3 goat herders who were connected to the Taliban.

Their blood is on the hands of every liberal journalist and politician and it can never be washed away. Ever.

It is a very difficult movie to watch. I had tears streaming down my face throughout, knowing the hopelessness they faced and the ultimate ending. Yet they fought and sacrificed for each other until the bitter end.

Agree with #1. This is a Must Read and the movie is a Must See.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    60 persons like this.


Reply 4 - Posted by: peterfleming, 1/14/2014 8:56:06 AM     (No. 9691289)

Everybody must Stop calling our destructive media "liberal". They aren´t liberal ! Take your pick ! They are either socialist driven, communist driven, or fascist driven, misguided, deceptive, ruinous to the American
Principle of truth. Liberal means free.
Have the guts to call them what they ARE !
They are ALL totalitarians, big government control totalitarians. Theft ain´t liberal.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    52 persons like this.


Reply 5 - Posted by: steveW, 1/14/2014 9:00:15 AM     (No. 9691291)

What great quotes from the book. The "liberal" media was trying to secure a US defeat by al-Qaeda from the day after 9/11 - it was so obvious, but you weren´t allowed to say it out loud. They drooled and drooled over the prospect of taking down Bush just like they´d taken down Nixon, and the War On Terror was going to be their new, glorious Vietnam surrender. US defeat = victory for the Left. They´re still at it (though they have to be careful to secure defeat while making Lightworker look like a hero), and few things I´ve witnessed in my life have made me more sick.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    43 persons like this.


Reply 6 - Posted by: ru4us, 1/14/2014 9:26:13 AM     (No. 9691331)

One minor challenge: This entire business of modern war crimes, as identified by the liberal wings of politics and the media, actually began in Viet Nam.

Agree with 4 and call them Fashionable Marxists. They all posture as totally anti war and violence, but fain some support for our warriors. In truth, they hate the military but at the same time want to have the best fighters in the world, around and equipped to pull their sissy chestnuts out of the fire.



  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    39 persons like this.


Reply 7 - Posted by: Rinktum, 1/14/2014 9:27:49 AM     (No. 9691336)

When you think about how the media big wigs live their opulent and luxurious lives, then you compare it to how men like Marcus Luttrell have lived theirs to protect these popinjay wimps, it turns your stomach. The media potentates don´t have the courage to tell the truth about anything because it is in direct conflict with what they believe. They are blinded to the truth by their communist ideology and know that the ministry of propaganda is always needed and they mean to cash in.

Whoever it is that defines the ROE´s for the military should be forced to resign without a dime from any pension they are due. They do not understand the concept of waging a war against your enemies. They put our men and women in jeopardy with stupid rules that do nothing but favor the enemy. Isn´t this the definition of a traitor, aiding and abetting the enemy?

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    51 persons like this.


   

 

  


 
Reply 8 - Posted by: guybee, 1/14/2014 9:44:00 AM     (No. 9691358)

Stop buying their news. Don´t DVR their programs. Cancel the subscriptions. The ONLY way to shut them off is to stop supporting them with US dollars. When this happens they will crawl under the nearest rock and rot.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    30 persons like this.


Reply 9 - Posted by: Soldiers Father, 1/14/2014 10:08:55 AM     (No. 9691403)

If you really want to get mad, read the citation for John Kerry´s Silver Star ,and compare it the the action at Hiditha where our Marines were court martialed for fighting an enemy attack.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    27 persons like this.


Reply 10 - Posted by: mambo 5, 1/14/2014 10:11:16 AM     (No. 9691409)

the firefight with the taliban would have occurred either way. Kill the locals and when they don´t return to their villages rebels would have suspected something.

This is what happens in covert ops.



  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    15 persons like this.


Reply 11 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 1/14/2014 10:29:02 AM     (No. 9691434)

If the MSM were as openly critical of military operations, as they are today, they would have been shut down, thrown in jail, or both.

News was censored for the very reason that Luttrell mentions, it´s extremely demoralizing to our troops and totally envigorating to our enemy. But of course, the only true "enemy" of liberal commies are conservatives and the military.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    19 persons like this.


Reply 12 - Posted by: JHSMom02, 1/14/2014 10:54:54 AM     (No. 9691481)

Boom. Boom. Boom. Boom. Boom. Boom....well, you know the rest.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    14 persons like this.


   

 

B-G1


 
Reply 13 - Posted by: awen, 1/14/2014 11:00:15 AM     (No. 9691493)

I had the privilege of listening to an interview of Marcus by a host of a radio show here in Houston on the way home from work last week. Arriving home before the interview was finished, I sat in my car so I wouldn´t miss a word Marcus said. What a good, solid man he is. So breathtakingly refreshing in this day and age. One of the things that struck me the most is how he spoke about his wife and his love for her, and how he hated to travel because it took him away from his family. what also struck me is that he downplayed the chronic pain he now suffers. The term "hero" is affixed to many these days who do not deserve the title, but Marcus does. What a man!

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    23 persons like this.


Reply 14 - Posted by: Me_Opinionated_Nah, 1/14/2014 11:20:09 AM     (No. 9691523)

Voter Fraud and A Corrupt Media will bring about the eventual downfall of America. For more years than I can count, my mind has been hard-wired to that dire prediction.

Why do you think they named our clear and present disaster “The Affordable Care Act” instead of what it really is: “The Lots o’ Luck Finding A Candy Striper, Much Less A Nurse Or Doctor, While You’re Bleeding To Death Act?”

I don’t trust Obama because of all the evidence he has exhibited to bring me to that conclusion. I don’t trust those who trust him because of their ignorance, gullibility and naiveté.


  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    33 persons like this.


Reply 15 - Posted by: Freeloader, 1/14/2014 11:31:29 AM     (No. 9691542)

And another question comes to mind...Just why aren´t the American Public being informed, by the leftist weasels in The Drive-By Media, about the Obama Administration´s recent wicked decision to cut off "hot breakfast" funding for the 2,700 troops currently deployed to forward operating bases in Afghanistan?

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    31 persons like this.


Reply 16 - Posted by: FenwayFrank, 1/14/2014 12:05:52 PM     (No. 9691610)

The Jake Tapper ass-whipping video was taken down by YouTube when I went to view it last night via a Heritage Foundation link I was emailed. There was a message from the bedwetters at YouTube about the video clip being somehow inappropriate, thereby violating some misapplied policy about honesty. Meanwhile, I´m sure we´ll find all kinds of obamacrap on YouTube.

That being said, I agree with #8 about canceling subscriptions. Conservatives / independents can wage economic war with far greater effect than Jesse Jackson´s Shakedown Coalition ever could. Start with your local paper. When advertisers see reductions in circulation, they´ll demand rebates, lower rates, or advertise elsewhere.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    20 persons like this.


Reply 17 - Posted by: lencu255, 1/14/2014 12:34:47 PM     (No. 9691652)

##8, 16. Cancelling the subscription doesn´t work. They are getting subsidies from the money pit that is controlled by the lefties. How can you explain the earnings of the Googles and Facebooks of the world? They work for the leftist gov´t and they are paid by the leftist gov´t. Same in Russia, China, Cuba (and previously, fascist Germany).
And #2 - media IS brainwashing America. Lo-info mob had elected leftists here and continues electing leftists in European "democracies".

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    17 persons like this.


   

 

R_DBL_B
  


 
Reply 18 - Posted by: Timber Queen, 1/14/2014 1:30:47 PM     (No. 9691730)

Support this independently produced movie and see "Lone Survivor" in the theaters. Show the Hollywood elite what kind of movies Americans really want to see. This is another Chik-fil-a and Duck Dynasty moment for patriotic Americans to PUSH back against the communists.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    16 persons like this.


Reply 19 - Posted by: harper, 1/14/2014 1:53:29 PM     (No. 9691769)

Progress? In VN, Democrats only spit on veterans. Now they actually get to kill them.

Victory lap for the Democrats.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    30 persons like this.


Reply 20 - Posted by: Gr8Shiphandler, 1/14/2014 2:07:32 PM     (No. 9691787)

I had four combat tours in Vietnam, the first in 1964, the last in 1972. We never lost a single battle. We and our South Vietnamese allies could have won the war at any time with the right strategy. The politicians in Washington threw away 58,000 American lives and a million and a half Vietnamese lives. Robert McNamara, the Kennedy/Johnson Secretary of Defense later said that he didn´t believe we could win the war with his strategy. Does that sound familiar. These incompetent cowards should be horse-whipped.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    25 persons like this.


Reply 21 - Posted by: MDMuskrat, 1/14/2014 8:33:53 PM     (No. 9692235)

Think carefully about the Luttrel quotes in the article. In them, you´re seeing a common dimension of all Navy SEALs that is rarely emphasized. They are, to a man, intelligent.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    12 persons like this.


Reply 22 - Posted by: dvc, 1/14/2014 11:06:21 PM     (No. 9692397)

God bless Marcus and all the valiant warriors in the US military, and damn the evil, cowardly, marxist pukes in the press.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    13 persons like this.


   

 



 

Post Reply   Close thread 768267




Below, you will find ...

Most Recent Articles posted by "JoniTx"

and

Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)




Most Recent Articles posted by "JoniTx"



Brit Hume: Obama, Holder
‘Benefited Enormously’ From
Being African American
Mediaite, by Evan McMurry    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/13/2014 9:14:46 PM     Post Reply
On Fox News Sunday, political analyst Brit Hume said that Eric Holder’s claim that his treatment at the hands of Representative Louie Gohmert (R-TX) at a House hearing this week was unprecedented toward an Attorney General, made him a “crybaby,” and that he and President Barack Obama had in fact benefited “enormously” from being the first African Americans in their respective positions. “This strikes me as kinda crybaby stuff from Holder,” Hume said. “My sense about this is both Eric Holder and Barack Obama have benefited politically enormously from the fact that they are African American and the first to

Bubba Watson wins 2014 Masters,
holds off Jordan Spieth with
3-under par 69 on Sunday
Associated Press, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/13/2014 8:26:27 PM     Post Reply
AUGUSTA, Ga.— Bubba Watson has won the Masters for the second time in three years. Watson claimed another green jacket by shooting a 3-under 69 in the final round Sunday, fending off Jordan Spieth’s bid to become the youngest major champion since 1931. The 20-year-old Texan led by two shots heading to the eighth hole, but the tournament changed suddenly. Watson made two straight birdies, Spieth took back-to-back bogeys — and just like that, Watson was up by two strokes at the turn. The left-hander led the rest of the way, adding to the 2012 title he won in more

Marines, Army prepare women for combat
Fox News, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/13/2014 8:11:10 PM     Post Reply
The military is taking steps to prepare women for combat roles in 2016. The Marine Corps announced that it would give young female lieutenants who wash out of the grueling Infantry Officer Course a second shot, same as their male counterparts. The Army is conducting a study to test just how fit a soldier has to be to engage in combat. The study involves 60 women and 100 men. CBS News reported on both developments last week. The Marine Corps announcement came after Marine 2nd Lt. Sage Santangelo took the Infantry Officer Court and wrote about her experience last month

Gunman screaming ´Heil Hitler´
kills at least three in shooting
spree at Jewish community center
and retirement home on Passover eve
Daily Mail (UK), by James Nye    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/13/2014 7:13:43 PM     Post Reply
A man suspected of shooting dead at least three people at two separate Jewish centers in Kansas City on the eve of Passover screamed out ´Heil Hilter´ as he was arrested this afternoon. Overland Park city spokesman Sean Reilly says two people died at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City campus and one was killed at Village Shalom, which is a retirement community that is several blocks away from the center. A 14-year-old boy is in critical condition. Officials said Sunday afternoon that police arrested the suspected shooter, a man in his 70s, outside Valley Park Elementary nearby

Sebelius Misspells Successor´s
Name in Farewell Email
Breitbart Big Government, by Wynton Hall    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/13/2014 4:03:53 PM     Post Reply
Newly-retired Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius misspelled the name of her successor, Sylvia Burwell, in her final goodbye email to her HHS coworkers, reports Politico. A Friday evening email titled "Thank you" read as follows: "As you´ve no doubt heard by now, in the coming months I will be passing the baton to my friend and colleague, Sylvia Burrell [sic]...I´ve worked closely with Sylvia in her role as director of OMB. She is a skilled, strategic leader who I know will continue to improve health services for all Americans. I will continue the important work we have to

0 bths, 1 br – great views! Vagrants
hole up on Manhattan Bridge
New York Post, by Gabrielle Fonrouge & Natalie O´Neill    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/13/2014 12:11:15 PM     Post Reply
It’s DUMBO — really DUMBO! Crafty hobos are turning the Manhattan Bridge into a veritable shantytown, complete with elaborate plywood shacks that are truly “must see to believe.” One of the coffin-sized living spaces — which have been built into the bridge frame near the Manhattan entrance — is secured with a flimsy bike lock and bolted to a metal beam by its inhabitant. The pods are built into the underside of the upper deck, below car traffic but above the subway and bike lanes. To reach his makeshift studio, the bridge dweller — a stocky, neatly dressed Chinese man

Jordan Spieth´s Scintillating
Performance Shines Spotlight On
Under Armour Golf At The Masters
Forbes, by Darren Heitner    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/13/2014 11:52:00 AM     Post Reply
Moving Day at The Masters included 20-year-old golfer Jordan Spieth rising up the leaderboard to finish in 1st place alongside Bubba Watson. Saturday was an excellent opportunity for apparel manufacturer Under Armour to take center stage, with logos positioned all over Spieth’s sprawling body. The brand’s opportunity to be featured on air will only be enhanced in the Final Round with Spieth attempting to become the youngest player to win The Masters, besting a 21-year-old Tiger Woods who first won the tournament in 1997. Speaking of Tiger, he is noticeably absent from this year’s Masters Tournament. Rory McIlroy

Fox News Show ‘Media Buzz’
Discusses Sharyl Attkisson’s
Resignation From CBS,
Culture of Liberal Bias
Newsbusters, by Jeffrey Meyer    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/13/2014 11:43:15 AM     Post Reply
Veteran investigative reporter Sharyl Attkisson resigned from CBS News after 20 years with the network, expressing frustration at being unable to get her stories on air. Following Attkisson’s resignation, the folks at Fox News’ “Media Buzz” expressed dissatisfaction at the state of journalism in America’s newsrooms and the culture of liberal bias that exists. Appearing on the program on Sunday March 16th, the entire panel acknowledged the disturbing trend of journalists putting their politics above journalism with host Howard Kurtz observing that Attkisson felt it “was almost impossible to get these tougher pieces on the air.” As the segment began,

Eva Ban dies at 94; woman in
famous beach photo with President Kennedy
Los Angeles Times, by Steve Chawkins    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/13/2014 11:36:04 AM     Post Reply
Today, the image would have gone viral in an instant: The president of the United States, dripping wet in swim trunks before a throng of excited beachgoers, trading a look and a laugh with an attractive woman in a polka-dot bikini. But well before the Internet´s relentless rationing of spontaneous fame, the 1962 photo of President Kennedy at Santa Monica´s beach made quite a splash. For a Los Angeles woman named Eva Ban, its effect lasted a lifetime. Ban was the woman in the two-piece swimsuit, which was called a bikini in news accounts but was modest by today´s standards.

There’s something about Harry
Power Line, by Scott Johnson    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/13/2014 9:53:56 AM     Post Reply
The Washington Free Beacon has compiled the video below of Harry Reid chanting “Koch brothers” 134 times on the Senate floor. It has a formulaic quality, like the phrases Homer hold in reserve to fill out dactylic hexameter lines in the Iliad and the Odyssey. What “wine-dark sea” was to Homer, “Koch brothers” is to Harry Reid. (Video) Reid, however, isn’t in search of a metrical line to fill out a great poem. He is simply executing the latest Democratic campaign to stigmatize private citizens in the service of his partisan political purposes. When Reid took to the floor of

True the Vote Witness Who
Testified on IRS Scandal Pens
Blazing Letter to Grandstanding Democrat
Independent Journal Review, by Kyle Becker    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/13/2014 9:26:14 AM     Post Reply
Catherine Engelbrecht became the face of the IRS scandal with her riveting testimony before Congress on how her group True the Vote was targeted by the IRS for selective persecution and harassment. (Video) Recently, it was discovered that Democratic Congressman Elijah Cummings had a hand in the IRS targeting True the Vote. You might remember Cummings as the grandstanding Democrat who railed against Darrell Issa’s investigation of the scandal after a Congressional hearing with IRS official Lois Lerner had closed (and then implied that Issa was racist): Further making the situation ironic and unsightly for justice-avoiding Democrats

Asian American group tries
to reconnect with GOP, citing
shared core values
Fox News, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/13/2014 9:21:32 AM     Post Reply
A group of Asian Americans is starting a grassroots effort to garner support for the Republican Party and its candidates, saying the GOP most closely aligns with their core values including family, education and entrepreneurship. The group, the Asian Republican Coalition, is co-founded by international investment banker John Ying, who during the 2012 presidential election cycle served on the Republican National Finance Committee. “We need a forum, and this first step will go a long way,” Ying told FoxNews.com earlier this week. He hopes the effort, which will include a May 6 kickoff event at the Newseum in Washington, D.C.,



Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)



Meet the Clinton shoe-thrower
65 replie(s)
NBC Universal, by Emma Margolin    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/12/2014 5:03:17 PM     Post Reply
Who throws a shoe? Honestly! That would be 36-year-old Alison Ernst of Phoenix, Arizona, who was charged Thursday night with disorderly conduct by the Las Vegas Police Department after allegedly throwing a shoe at former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. According to NBC News, who spoke with a Secret Service official, the U.S. Attorney’s office has declined federal prosecution. Ernst was wearing shoes on Thursday night when she attended a speech Clinton was giving in Las Vegas, but apparently brought an extra one specifically to throw at the former secretary of state. The official said the incident appeared to be “premeditated.”

Bundy Ranch, the Federal Government,
and the Nevada Water Tipping Point

61 replie(s)
American Thinker, by Monica Morrill    Original Article
Posted By: mikkins2- 4/12/2014 7:29:42 AM     Post Reply
Many Americans have been watching with great consternation the ongoing struggle between the Federal Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and the U.S. Marshals against Cliven Bundy and his family. There are no signs of either side relinquishing their position. Many onlookers have been informed that this dispute is over protecting the desert tortoise. But it is nothing of the sort. In fact, the reality of the dispute goes far underneath what is being talked about. The more appropriate source of the dispute is ground water as well as surface water -- this is a war over water. Cliven Bundy and his

Nevada Cattle Rancher Wins
´Range War´ With Feds

42 replie(s)
ABC News, by Liz Fields    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 4/12/2014 3:33:27 PM     Post Reply
A Nevada cattle rancher appears to have won his week-long battle with the federal government over a controversial cattle roundup that had led to the arrest of several protesters. Cliven Bundy went head to head with the Bureau of Land Management over the removal of hundreds of his cattle from federal land, where the government said they were grazing illegally. Bundy claims his herd of roughly 900 cattle have grazed on the land along the riverbed near Bunkerville, 80 miles northeast of Las Vegas, since 1870 and threatened a "range war" against the BLM on the Bundy Ranch website after one of

Barbara Boxer Says Keystone
Pipeline a Cancer Risk

38 replie(s)
Breitbart California, by William Bigelow    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/12/2014 6:54:45 PM     Post Reply
Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA) is now accusing the Keystone pipeline of being a cancer risk. Her first point was that the pipeline “will bring 830,000 barrels of dirty tar sands oil into our nation every day.” She then segued to point #2 by asserting that the heavy tar sands oil will put people who live near refineries at risk for cancer: Significantly higher levels of dangerous air pollutants and carcinogens have been documented downwind from tar sands refineries, and in these areas people are suffering higher rates of the types of cancers linked to these toxic chemicals, including leukemia and

Why The Feds Chickened Out
On A Nevada Ranch

36 replie(s)
Townhall, by Kevin McCullough    Original Article
Posted By: Drive- 4/13/2014 11:55:18 AM     Post Reply
Let me obliterate a bit of confusion here: the Obama administration attempted to go to war with a rancher in Nevada. Let me amplify a little bit of truth: They tucked tail and have returned home. And let me add a bit of clarity: they had no choice! As the nation began to become familiar with the plight of the family of Cliven Bundy, many of us harkened back to another standoff in which the Federal government attempted to bully it´s outcome: Waco, Texas and the Branch Davidian massacre. It is telling that in the Nevada case the feds pulled out so

President Obama stands by Rev. Al Sharpton
while accusing Republicans of trying
to restrict the right to vote

35 replie(s)
New York Daily News, by Celeste Katz & Annie Karni    Original Article
Posted By: Flyright- 4/12/2014 7:02:39 AM     Post Reply
President Obama stood Friday with the Rev. Al Sharpton and accused Republicans of trying to keep millions of Americans from voting, in a fiery speech days after new revelations about Sharpton’s past as an FBI informant. “The right to vote is threatened today in a way that it has not been since the Voting Rights Act became law nearly five decades ago,” Obama told the annual convention of Sharpton’s National Action Network in Manhattan. Obama’s appearance represented a presidential seal of approval of Sharpton’s role as a civil rights activist, amid the new revelations about how Sharpton used a wire to record

Why Hillary v. Jeb Would
Be Great for America

32 replie(s)
Daily Beast, by Mark McKinnon    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 4/13/2014 6:11:32 PM     Post Reply
They’re both qualified, respectful of each other (shocker!), and represent the vast majority of middle America. So what’s not to like about another Clinton/Bush race for 2016? When you mention the prospect of Clinton vs. Bush 2016 a funny thing happens. First, there is the reflexive response: "Oh no, not again. We don´t need more dynastic politics in this country." But upon further reflection, you realize Jeb Bush vs. Hillary Clinton would be a great race and actually good for the country. Let´s review. QUALIFICATIONS—THEY’VE BOTH GOT THEM. Barack Obama won the presidency because in an election where the premium was on change, it mattered little

The world must shift to solar and wind
power rapidly to avoid catastrophic global
warming, say UN scientists in major report

29 replie(s)
Daily Mail (U.K.), by Ben Spencer    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 4/13/2014 7:15:31 PM     Post Reply
A rapid shift to wind and solar power is needed if the world is to avoid catastrophic global warming, the United Nations warns in a crucial report today. Emissions of greenhouse gases need to be cut by up to 70 per cent before 2050 to control climate change, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) says. ‘Large-scale changes in energy systems’ are required, with coal power stations to be switched off and replaced by wind and solar. And the transformation needs to be made in the next 15 years or controlling climate change will become increasingly harder and more expensive. The report was published

Goodbye tea party, hello big tent
28 replie(s)
Washington Post, by Jennifer Rubin    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 4/13/2014 5:08:01 AM     Post Reply
Say what you will about Sens. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) and Ted Cruz (R-Tex.), but they know a train wreck when they see it. They also know when to separate themselves from the cranks and the losers on the right. Although both supported the shutdown and were heartily supported by tea party groups in their own Senate races, neither one has endorsed Matt Bevin in Kentucky, Milton Wolf in Kansas or Chris McDaniel in Mississippi. In fact, Cruz’s office confirms he hasn’t endorsed anyone in the primaries. He may weigh in after the primaries. Rand Paul has endorsed two very establishment

Nevada GOP removes social issues from platform,
moves ahead with pre-primary endorsements

28 replie(s)
Associated Press, by Sandra Chereb    Original Article
Posted By: StormCnter- 4/13/2014 3:48:58 PM     Post Reply
LAS VEGAS — The Nevada Republican Party stripped opposition to abortion and gay marriage from its platform Saturday as state convention delegates instead focused on judging fellow Republicans on their worthiness to serve in office and adherence to GOP values. The platform, with few changes, was adopted overwhelmingly as the Las Vegas convention stretched late into the evening. The vote mirrors that of the Clark County GOP, which voted earlier to remove platform language defining marriage as between a man and a woman and statements opposing abortion. Many Republicans are re-evaluating their strong stances on conservative social issues as public

Video: Flash mob of women steal
$20,000 worth of sunglasses
from California store

26 replie(s)
New York Daily News, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: Ribicon- 4/13/2014 10:50:38 AM     Post Reply
A brazen flash mob has been caught on camera storming a California store and making off with $20,000 worth of sunglasses. Surveillance footage shows eight women piling into a Sunglass Hut and crowding around display cases. Shielding workers from what they´re doing, they quickly stuff dozens of fashion specs into their bags. A store clerk pleads with them to stop, before running out of the shot to get help and dial 911. The thieves then all bolt outside and escape in a waiting SUV. The incident occurred at the Valencia Town Center mall, in Santa Clarita, at 3 p.m. on

Democrat Center Folds
25 replie(s)
American Thinker, by Clarice Feldman    Original Article
Posted By: real fifi- 4/13/2014 7:44:30 AM     Post Reply
It’s hardly been a secret that in recent years the moderate center of the Democrat party has been driven away and what remains is a conglomeration of disparate blocs which, to date, the party has been able to treat as if there were no conflicting interests between them. As the midterm elections approach and the administration’s incompetence, along with the distaste for the president’s signature ObamaCare legislation, drive the party’s chances down further, the make-believe coalition of opposites may well crumble if the opposition doesn’t blow it. Democrats hope to retain control of the Senate and recapture the House by driving

   

Post Reply   Close thread 768267





Home Page | Latest Posts | Links | Must Reads | Update Profile | RSS | Contribute | Register | Rules & FAQs
Privacy Policy | Search | Post | Contact | Logout | Forgot Password | Search Using Google



© 2014 Lucianne.com Media Inc.

FS