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Obama Just Summed Up The State Of
The World In One Depressing Sentence

Business Insider, by Brett LoGiurato

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 7/17/2014 12:48:43 AM

After President Barack Obama breathlessly addressed four different foreign-policy issues during a 10-minute statement, he summed up the state of a crisis-filled world in one sentence. "We live in a complex world and at a challenging time," Obama said. Obama touched on the laundry list of global flashpoints situations during a statement from the White House on Wednesday — the disputed elections in Afghanistan, the negotiations on Iran´s nuclear program, the Israeli-Palestinian crisis, and, finally, the conflict in Ukraine. The most significant recent development in these situations was the announcement of new sanctions on Russia shortly before the president spoke. Obama described those

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He is the Architect of all of this.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Th-Gr-Sil-Majority, 7/17/2014 1:01:43 AM     (No. 9928100)

...doesn´t sound all the tranquil to me...



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Reply 2 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 7/17/2014 1:35:45 AM     (No. 9928118)

He certainly did his part to make it challenging.

So goes the USA, so goes the rest of the world.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Trigger2, 7/17/2014 2:50:06 AM     (No. 9928188)

I didn´t listen to the putz. Was Bush or global warming the culprit again?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Janjan, 7/17/2014 6:49:34 AM     (No. 9928277)

Someone had to brief him on all that boring stuff before he came out. Hard to keep track of that plus tee times and vacation plans. No one appreciates how hard his job is.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: JoniTx, 7/17/2014 7:00:14 AM     (No. 9928293)

The entire event was read by the prez. Not one word ´spoken´ by him....all written by ´who knows?´...

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Reply 6 - Posted by: M2, 7/17/2014 7:10:51 AM     (No. 9928303)

Of all the trite analyses he could have made, the least he could have done was to tell us something we didn´t already know or something that wasn´t always true.

"We live in a complex world and at a challenging time," Obama said.

No kidding. Our world has always been complex and challenging. If there were not other wars and other economic problems at other times, there was pestilence, famine, plagues, domestic and foreign mayhem, devastating acts of God and other myriad problems that were "complex" and/or "challenging".

That statement is typical of a lazy mind that cannot think of something other than trivia. Does he think this is all just a game of strategic three-dimensional chess with no humanitarian or spiritual aspects to it? Apparently.

But this is amazing:

On the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Obama said the U.S. would continue to look toward all diplomatic options to produce a ceasefire — hopefully within the next day.

How long do you "continue to look toward all diplomatic options"? Is there a stale date on that tired quasi-solution? Any cease fire that comes out of diplomacy will be short-lived, as always. Why he thinks he can change that pattern is beyond comprehension.

He quickly added Israel "has the right to defend itself" from a barrage of rocket attacks.

Everyone knows that he doesn´t believe that. He abhors Israel and pays lip service to her defense only for the $ he gets for Democrats from American Jews. He would be at his happiest (if happiness is even possible for this hostile passive-aggressive neurotic) if Israel were to be decimated by the Muslim Brotherhood or anyone else who will take on the shovel-ready job.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 7/17/2014 7:12:39 AM     (No. 9928305)

Obama is the name of our national shame.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: lostinmassachusetts, 7/17/2014 7:19:44 AM     (No. 9928314)

Conspicuously absent was any mention of the crisis on our southern border. But then, according to him and the Democrats, there is no crisis. The border is secure.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: OhMy, 7/17/2014 7:23:11 AM     (No. 9928319)

He admits the world is in chaos but the fact that his weakness is causing it is ignored. The only bright spot is he didn´t lay the blame on Bush this time - a slight improvement. The blame should go to Romney. He fought his rivals in the primaries and let this putz win in the general election. He should have the blame for all this and be disqualified from getting the nomination again. Barry should not get the blame because we all know he is such an ideologue it is impossible for him to break with marxist theory which does not work and cannot work. The ongoing disaster is entirely predictable. You put him in office and this is what you will get. The only way to stop him now is for large numbers of his democratic supporters to turn on him - unlikely.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: snapper451, 7/17/2014 7:33:17 AM     (No. 9928332)

He says this and then finalizes plans for his next vacation, on our dime.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Udanja99, 7/17/2014 7:50:03 AM     (No. 9928343)

Give it up #9. Zippy "won" through massive voter fraud, using the IRS to target TEA party groups, and idiotic Republican voters who didn´t like the Mormon. The chaos in the world and America´s inability to deal with it is the fault of 0bama, Jarrett and the rest of the evil creatures in this administation, plus the gimmedats and leftist loons who voted for them.

Just imagine what the US and the rest of the world would be like right now if Romney hadn´t had the election stolen from him.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Rinktum, 7/17/2014 7:50:58 AM     (No. 9928345)

Does anyone who listens to him believe a word that comes out of his mouth? He has no solutions to these problems because he created them either by design or his failure to lead. It is hard to believe that one man could be responsible for so much damage and this article failed to mention any domestic crises of his making which are many. His focus right now is on his golf game and coming vacation. Things are moving along just as he planned. It is chaos everywhere you look. Not bad for a community organizer!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Melody, 7/17/2014 7:54:24 AM     (No. 9928350)

We would like ´´to see concrete actions and not just words´´ from our own government. How does he even dare to use such a phrase about other countries?

We didn´t get where we are accidentally. Which reminds me that Ronald Reagan said in his day, ´´I don´t think you can overstate the importance that the rise of Islamic fundamentalism will have to the rest of the world in the century ahead . . .´´ That ´´rise´´ has been orchestrated. The cost for some very bad mistakes on the part of some of our populace is and will be very high.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: privateer, 7/17/2014 8:00:52 AM     (No. 9928356)

With respect, O.P., I disagree he is the architect of all this. He is more like the messenger boy, for a hideous cabal of: Spooky Dude, NWO, World communism and the Global Caliphate. To give him his due, he is actually the hit man...but the foregoing have authorized the contract.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: dodge boy, 7/17/2014 8:00:59 AM     (No. 9928357)

Obie can also sum up in one sentence the state of his presidency. "I Barack Obama do not solemnly swear to uphold the Constitution of the United States of America"........

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Reply 16 - Posted by: strike3, 7/17/2014 8:01:12 AM     (No. 9928359)

I wonder if obama can think and speak any better when he isn´t stoned. We´ll probably never find out.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Felixcat, 7/17/2014 8:12:49 AM     (No. 9928385)

Bin Laden was correct - people flock to the strong horse. And Obama is not the strong horse - never was and never will be and never cared to be one. How I despise all those who voted (twice!) for this joke of a President.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: NessunDorma, 7/17/2014 8:16:09 AM     (No. 9928391)

The world has long been complex and the times challenging. This president has nothing new on his plate. It´s just that he´s particularly inept at dealing with the complexities of these times and not in the slightest up to the challenges they present.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: jeffkinnh, 7/17/2014 8:42:31 AM     (No. 9928430)

When someone is an incompetent ideologue everything becomes MUCH harder. Excuses are easier than action and the Russians find BO´s sanctions amusing, like a child playing with toy soldiers. BO bullies the US people but the world knows he is a pathetic loser.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: techwreck, 7/17/2014 9:02:37 AM     (No. 9928463)

"We live in a complex world and at a challenging time".

So let´s go on vacation and play golf!

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Freeloader, 7/17/2014 9:16:08 AM     (No. 9928490)

My "depressing" one sentence summary of America´s first undocumented Communist POTUS---The young man doesn´t possess the needed walking around "common sense" necessary to manage a successful airport shoeshine stand.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Bad Dog, 7/17/2014 9:34:54 AM     (No. 9928520)

All going according to Plan....

I don´t know why anybody expects him, or anyone else in this Admin, to do anything differently. They have a goal, and the strength, health and vitality of the United States and her place in the world, is not it.

Global, one-world governed oppression. That´s closer to what they´re looking at and escalating toward.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: MDMuskrat, 7/17/2014 9:42:50 AM     (No. 9928537)

"We live in a complex world and at a challenging time," Mr. Obama did not read this pap for you, dear reader. It was meant for the ignorant masses (and their liberal shepherds) who put him in absolute power over us.

It translates as, "Don´t blame me...the world is tough on a black man trying to make things better."

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Reply 24 - Posted by: TrueBlueWfan, 7/17/2014 10:15:07 AM     (No. 9928585)

The world wouldn´t be so "complex" and the times so "challenging" if we had a president that cared a whit about the country and competently did the right things. This bloviating narcissist has had it in for America since Day One. Destroy, confuse, attack, devalue, corrupt, rinse and repeat.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: Scribelus, 7/17/2014 10:20:38 AM     (No. 9928598)

President 43.1 could perform the single decent act of his shameless reign by simply resigning, effective immediately.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: nevernaught, 7/17/2014 10:35:28 AM     (No. 9928623)

Obama and his minions slide from one disaster and failure to another. We are being invaded by tens of thousands of terrorists and other illegals through our southern border. Harry Reid´s response is ´our borders are secure´. Someone put him in a straight jacket and throw him overboard. He is completely insane.

The world is in chaos and Obama thinks everything is just fine. Just a few problems here and there, but hey, Kerry is on the job. Psst... the Russians are going to establish new bases in Cuba and then build some new missile launching pads.

I think the new Cheese Eating Surrender Monkeys live in Washington DC. The greatest country in history is down on its knees and our sovereignty is a thing of the past.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: dman, 7/17/2014 10:42:46 AM     (No. 9928631)

Again:

"complex" = corrupt

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Reply 28 - Posted by: ArtieC, 7/17/2014 10:54:58 AM     (No. 9928649)

And worst of all, Elvis is still dead.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: chicodon, 7/17/2014 11:04:09 AM     (No. 9928667)

doublespeak (´d?b?l?spi?k)
n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the practice of using ambiguous language regarding political, military, or corporate matters in a deliberate attempt to disguise the truth.

It´s the liberal M.O.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: Citizen Plain, 7/17/2014 11:44:06 AM     (No. 9928732)

How did this manchild earn a graduate degree?

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Reply 31 - Posted by: Jubilationtcornpone, 7/17/2014 11:47:10 AM     (No. 9928741)

The world is never too challenging or complex to do the right thing.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: Pepper Tree, 7/17/2014 12:16:47 PM     (No. 9928810)

"We live in a complex world and at a challenging time"

And with that, he stuck out his tongue, blew a raspberry, and skipped off waving his arms like a butterfly.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: GOPinTN, 7/17/2014 12:24:18 PM     (No. 9928825)

Once again,

´This is a dangerous world, and this cat isn’t remotely qualified to handle it. This guy has no clue, I promise you.´
~~George W. Bush


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Reply 34 - Posted by: garyhope, 7/17/2014 1:01:14 PM     (No. 9928895)

He´s just so deep isn´t he?

I´m just amazed that people can see and know what a complete fake, fraud and phony this pathetic guy (?) is.

Why is he never called on anything? Why don´t the media, celebrities, students, professors ask what´s behind the curtain? Why don´t they know and admit that he´s a lightweight of zero substance?

He´s the Maya Angelou of POTUS´s. All superficial gloss, pretense, attitude, affectation and a lifetime of unearned entitlement and affirmative "action".

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Reply 35 - Posted by: snowoutlaw, 7/17/2014 1:59:43 PM     (No. 9928972)

Its only a complex and challenging world to idiots like Obama on the left because they think right is wrong, up is down and bad is good.

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Reply 36 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua, 7/17/2014 2:14:40 PM     (No. 9928989)

Obama believes the United States is too powerful, and abuses its power. Obama also believes he is correct in abdicating America´s role on the world stage, and let the rest of the world handle its problems while ignoring the fact that the United States was the world´s chief peace keeper diplomatically and militarily. Obama is also very much a social activist, and sides with the ´oppressed´ of the world.

This has created a void on the world stage, and various world powers are re-aligning to fill this void. Did Obama ever stop and think about the consequences? The United States kept the peace, and now that void is being filled by tyrants making war. Obama´s choices will come back to harm this country as well.

Obama says "Its complicated". It certainly is, and his actions have made things even more complex. Obama believes his actions are justified. He is an evil fool.

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Reply 37 - Posted by: rochow, 7/17/2014 5:01:37 PM     (No. 9929183)

Yeah,you amateur clown, you are right! And the United States lives with an intellectually and truth challenged ´president´ who is dumber than a wooden plank!
Hey, former community organizing thug, how is that comment from the new brainless spokesnoid ´we are now living on a planet with more global tranquility than ever before´ or some such grabbing you? Well, have a few more of your crack cookies, go on with your fundraising, you have done nothing else. Don´t forget that teleprompter, without it only dog feces pop out of your lying mouth!

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Reply 38 - Posted by: Arby, 7/17/2014 7:16:48 PM     (No. 9929331)

Of course the world is challenging and complex. It has always been so. With instantaneous information flow, however, the spotlight falls on those who must make decisions to ameliorate it. Since Fauxbama is incapable of making decisions, the world looks even worse.

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Reply 39 - Posted by: harper, 7/17/2014 8:34:20 PM     (No. 9929389)

`...Just imagine what the US and the rest of the world would be like right now if Romney hadn´t had the election stolen from him...``

We would be a lot worse off with Romney as President...according to the lickspittle media`s litany of non stop doom that would rain down on us in a tidal wave of lies.

But we would be a lot better off when all the lies were disregarded. For one thing, no matter how much the Dems and their media buddies dug in, yelled and screamed and bloviated on a mass scale, the economy would have rebounded as some of the crushing leftard weight afflicting it was ended.

The run on the border, 100% the fault of the Dems, would not be happening and there would also be some improvement there.

America would not be the world`s laughing stock and fewer black hats would be tempted to do a Putin. I`ll bet, for a starter, all those victims in Malaysian Airlines 777 would be alive and well.

`Caliphate`` would be just another muzzy dirty word found in horror stories and dictionaries..

And the first world would have a future that didn`t include Sharia.

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Reply 40 - Posted by: Speedypetey, 7/17/2014 9:22:39 PM     (No. 9929432)

Thank goodness the president was in the state of Delaware that voted that intellectual heavy weight from the Senate Joe Biden to his long tenure. Had he been in the middle of the USA they would booed but the Democrat voters of Delaware are the best. Not the brightest, just the best.

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Washington Times, by Ben Wolfgang    Original Article
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President Obama told Democratic donors Wednesday night that most Americans don’t have time to think about the details of the Benghazi terrorist attack or the problems with Obamacare. Speaking at a fundraiser at the Los Angeles home of “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Scandal” creator Shonda Rhimes, the president took his usual shots at the Republican Party, suggesting its members are focused on the wrong issues and frequently “obfuscate and they bamboozle and sometimes don’t say what’s true.” And because people are not familiar with the intricacies of many public-policy issues, Republicans can get away with such obfuscation, he said. “The Republican

My son has been suspended
five times. He’s 3.

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Washington Post, by Tunette Powell    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 7/24/2014 3:49:52 PM     Post Reply
I received a call from my sons’ school in March telling me that my oldest needed to be picked up early. He had been given a one-day suspension because he had thrown a chair. He did not hit anyone, but he could have, the school officials told me. JJ was 4 at the time. I agreed his behavior was inappropriate, but I was shocked that it resulted in a suspension. For weeks, it seemed as if JJ was on the chopping block. He was suspended two more times, once for throwing another chair and then for spitting on a student

‘We’re coming for you, Barack Obama’:
Top U.S. official discloses threat from ISIL

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Washington Times, by Douglas Ernst    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 7/24/2014 12:11:56 AM     Post Reply
High-ranking U.S. officials said Wednesday that not only are Sunni radicals with the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant “worse than al Qaeda,” but that the group has a message for the president: “We’re coming for you, Barack Obama.” Brett McGurk, the deputy assistant secretary of state, told lawmakers at a House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing that ISIL may have “changed its name,” but that it’s still al Qaeda. (Snip) Elissa Slotkin, the acting principal deputy undersecretary of Defense for policy, added that ISIL also has its eye on the president, threatening “We’re coming for you, Barack Obama,” The Hill reported.

Trey Gowdy Eviscerates IRS Commissioner
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Breitbart TV, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: mitzi- 7/23/2014 4:32:42 PM     Post Reply
Wednesday at a House Oversight and Government Reform subcommittee hearing on the Internal Revenue Service´s (IRS) Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC) would not let IRS Commissioner John Koskinen off the hook over his failure to bring acceptable answers to Congress about the supposed loss of former IRS official Lois Lerner’s emails. The South Carolina Republican warned the IRS commissioners, "Words have consequences," as he hammered Koskinen for trying to claim he did not pursue what happened to the emails because he did not want to interfere with the Inspector General investigation saying "people site ongoing IG investigations

Hillary Clinton Blames Bill’s
Mom for His Sex Addiction

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Boston Globe, by Lara Salahi    Original Article
Posted By: MissMolly- 7/24/2014 2:19:51 PM     Post Reply
A year after news of the Monica Lewinsky scandal broke, former First Lady Hillary Clinton allegedly told a Pulitzer-prize winning journalist that it was former President Bill Clinton’s abusive mother that caused his unfaithfulness and sex addiction, a new book claims. That journalist was Lucinda Franks and while her latest book, “Timeless: Love, Morgenthau, and Me,” doesn’t have much to do about the Clintons, the part that does offers never before reported information from a 1999 interview with the former First Lady. The New York Daily News obtained parts of the book a month before its scheduled August 2014 release.

Madeleine Albright to CNN:
Israel Is ‘Overdoing’ It in Gaza

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Mediaite, by Matt Wilstein    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 7/23/2014 9:03:23 AM     Post Reply
While our current secretary of state John Kerry is under fire for sarcastically joking about Israel’s “pinpoint operation” in Gaza, one former secretary of state echoed those sentiments during an appearance on CNN Tuesday afternoon. Speaking to Wolf Blitzer, Madeleine Albright said she thinks Israel is “overdoing” it with its offensive into the Gaza Strip and losing some of its “moral authority” in the process. “I do think the point has to be made, if rockets are being shot at Israel, that Israel does have a right to defend itself,” Albright said. “But the bottom line is the question of proportionality.” Blitzer singled out her use of the word

Paul Ryan, 2016?
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Hot Air, by Noah Rothman    Original Article
Posted By: StormCnter- 7/23/2014 1:12:58 PM     Post Reply
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), the Republican Party’s bookish former vice presidential nominee, is starting to look like a candidate for the presidency in 2016. In August, Ryan will publish a book with a distinctly campaign-themed title, The Way Forward. On Tuesday, the Federal Election Commission approved of a nationwide book tour sponsored by Ryan’s publisher and the Political Action Committee the Wisconsin congressman founded, Prosperity Action PAC. “The book will address “the state of the conservative movement in America today, discuss how it contrasts with liberal progressivism, and explain what must be done to save what Representative Ryan refers to as the

Loon population rebounding in Vermont
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Associated Press, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: NorthernDog- 7/23/2014 6:13:21 PM     Post Reply
Colchester – Experts estimate there are nearly 300 adult loons living on Vermont´s lakes and ponds, up from just a couple dozen 30 years ago. On Saturday, more than 200 volunteers spread out across Vermont for the annual loon survey. The results of the survey are trickling in, but Eric Hanson of the Vermont Center for Ecostudies and the coordinator of the Vermont Loon Conservation Project, said there are many more birds now than just a few years ago. He said 15 years ago there were around 100 loons. In 1983, biologists counted only 29. "It is a decent, stable population. I'm hoping that actually things do start to level out.

FEC chair warns of chilling regulations,
book ban on conservative publishers

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Washington Examiner, by Paul Bedard    Original Article
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The chairman of the Federal Election Commission today blasted Democratic colleagues opposed to his effort to protect conservative media after they imposed rules on the publisher of Rep. Paul Ryan´s new book, opening the door to future book regulations -- or even a ban. "By failing to affirm this publisher’s constitutional right, statutory right, to disseminate a political book free from FEC conditions and regulations, we have effectively asserted regulatory jurisdiction over a book publisher,” warned Chairman Lee E. Goodman, one of three Republicans on the six-person FEC.

Robert F. Kennedy Jr.’s
Twisted Anti-Vaxx History

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Daily Beast, by Russell Saunders    Original Article
Posted By: StormCnter- 7/24/2014 5:13:54 AM     Post Reply
Despite multiple studies showing no link between vaccines and autism, RFK Jr. continues to use his position to spread that lie. What will it take to make him stop? If you’re headed to Capitol Hill with a cause, it helps to be a Kennedy. For Robert Kennedy Jr., scion of America’s most storied political family, all it takes is his name to arrange face-to-face meetings with two powerful Senators. As a physician who has traveled to Washington, D.C., with health-care advocacy groups on a number of occasions, I envy the access he displays in a recent profile in The Washington

Opponents say prolonged
execution offers more evidence for
challenge to lethal injection

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Associated Press, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: earlybird- 7/24/2014 6:15:03 PM     Post Reply
ST. LOUIS – The nation´s third botched execution in six months offers more evidence for the courts that lethal injection carries too many risks and amounts to cruel and unusual punishment, death-row lawyers and other opponents said Thursday. Death-penalty opponents say the execution of an Arizona inmate who took two hours to die shows that state experiments with different drugs and dosages are a callous trial-and-error process. The result: Every few months, an inmate gasps, chokes and takes an unusually long time to die. "These executions are experiments on human subjects," said Cheryl Pilate, an attorney for several Missouri death-row


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