Daily Archives: April 20th, 2010 «

 

Wacko hard-line Iranian cleric: Promiscuous/provocative women are the cause of earthquakes

Posted by: ST on April 20, 2010 at 6:43 pm » 18 Comments

Via CNN: (CNN) — Women who dress provocatively and tempt people into promiscuity are to blame for earthquakes, a leading Iranian hard-line cleric has apparently said. The prayer leader, Hojatoleslam Kazim Sadeghi, says women and girls who “don’t dress appropriately” spread “promiscuity in society.” “When promiscuity spreads, earthquakes increase,” he says in a video posted […]

 

Kaus: Will Obama “save” Boxer like he did Corzine?

Posted by: ST on April 20, 2010 at 1:28 pm » 8 Comments

Longshot Dem candidate for US Senate (CA) and popular pundit Mickey Kaus writes about Obama’s Boxer fundraiser, held yesterday: President Obama is “swooping” into Los Angeles today to try to save Senator Barbara Boxer–the same way he saved Gov. John Corzine in New Jersey and would-be Senator Martha Coakley in Massachusetts! The President will undoubtedly […]

 

Politico

Posted by: ST on April 20, 2010 at 8:21 am » Comments Off

McCain tacks right on immigration

 

CNN

Posted by: ST on April 20, 2010 at 8:20 am » Comments Off

Feds make arrest in threat against Florida [GOP] congresswoman

 

Ras. Reports

Posted by: ST on April 20, 2010 at 8:19 am » Comments Off

Election 2010: Texas Governor: Perry 48%, White 44%

 

Matt Welch

Posted by: ST on April 20, 2010 at 8:17 am » Comments Off

Black Tea Party Protesters vs. Keith Olbermann

 

The Hill

Posted by: ST on April 20, 2010 at 8:16 am » Comments Off

Gay rights protesters interrupt Obama speech at [Boxer] fundraiser

 

Question the timing: Coordination between WH, Dems and SEC on Goldman Sachs?

Posted by: ST on April 20, 2010 at 8:13 am » 5 Comments

I’m not much for conspiracy theories, but FamousDC makes a pretty good case (hat tip) for WH/Dem/SEC coordination via a lengthy timeline of events for a suspiciously timely announcement on the suit against Goldman Sachs by the SEC (and a weak one at that) – just as Democrats are kicking their version of “financial reform” […]