Daily Archives: September 16th, 2011 «

 

NPR compares Obama’s “if you love me, help me pass this bill” convo to Bible verse

Posted by: ST on September 16, 2011 at 5:09 pm » 20 Comments

In spite of the disappointment with Obama raging through the Democrat party right now over a number of issues, NPR’s candle for our celebrity President still burns strong: The realities of governing as opposed to the unrealities of presidential campaigns may have made President Obama a much more human figure compared with the almost messiah-like status he had […]

 

Bill Whittle: What we did right in Afghanistan and Iraq, and my qualified disagreement

Posted by: Phineas on September 16, 2011 at 2:01 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Bill Whittle returns with another episode of Afterburner, this time with his own retrospective on the ten years since the attacks of September 11th, 2001. In it, he looks at what has happened since in Afghanistan, Iraq, and America and looks at the things we got right, a needed corrective to the […]

 

Friday morning humor

Posted by: Phineas on September 16, 2011 at 1:01 pm » 1 Comment

No way I can top ST’s last post for laugh-worthiness, but here are a few more chuckles courtesy of the latest NewsBusted: Enjoy your day, folks. (Crossposted at Public Secrets)

 

The Hill

Posted by: ST on September 16, 2011 at 11:41 am » Comments Off

2012 Watch: Axelrod insists Obama in strong shape to win reelection in 2012

 

USA Today

Posted by: ST on September 16, 2011 at 11:40 am » Comments Off

Hmmm: NFL wants pat-downs from ankles up at all stadiums

 

Hou. Chron.

Posted by: ST on September 16, 2011 at 11:40 am » Comments Off

SCOTUS: High court blocks Houston killer’s execution

 

NJ Online

Posted by: ST on September 16, 2011 at 11:39 am » Comments Off

Fair? N.J. state Senator asks Christie to veto $420K ‘Jersey Shore’ production tax credit

 

US News

Posted by: ST on September 16, 2011 at 11:39 am » Comments Off

Ouch: Ford TV Ad Slams Obama Auto Bailouts 

 

Hilarious: Weiner’s former Congressional bathroom scrubbed free of ‘Weiner residue’

Posted by: ST on September 16, 2011 at 11:34 am » 4 Comments

Leave it to the New York Post to – ahem – scour for all the news that nobody else wants to print (hat tip):  Scrub out the stench of Weiner! Newly sworn-in Republican Rep. Bob Turner’s family ordered a thorough cleaning of the House office space he inherited from his disgraced predecessor, Anthony Weiner, after […]