Daily Archives: September 27th, 2011 «

 

VIDEO: Young woman proudly talks about aborting baby – w/ “responsibility” poster in background

Posted by: ST on September 27, 2011 at 7:29 pm » 13 Comments

You really cannot make this up: In case you don’t care to sit through the video, the young woman talks about how she had gotten pregnant, had a baby, and got pregnant again 9 months later and didn’t have the money to raise another baby, and struggled to find the money to abort her second […]

 

Gov. Perdue’s office says her suggestion to suspend Cong. elections was only “hypberbole”

Posted by: ST on September 27, 2011 at 5:47 pm » 20 Comments

The Raleigh News and Observer’s “Under the Dome” blog reports on curious remarks made by our Democrat Governor Bev. Perdue on the state of the economy – and one possible way to ‘fix’ it (via Daily Caller): Speaking to a Cary rotary club today, N.C. Gov. Bev Perdue suggested suspending Congressional elections for two years […]

 

Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee: conservative bloggers should “shut up” and “buy American” should be “buy African-American”

Posted by: Phineas on September 27, 2011 at 3:01 pm » 5 Comments

**Posted by Phineas I’m glad to see she’s against playing racial politics: While speaking with Tavis Smiley of PBS, Texas Democrat Sheila Jackson Lee said conservative bloggers should “shut up” and “stop playing racial politics.” This from a member of the caucus that does little else but play the race card. Seconds later, Jackson Lee […]

 

How our tax system punishes saving and rewards consumption

Posted by: Phineas on September 27, 2011 at 2:01 pm » Comments Off

**Posted by Phineas Economists and financial writers regularly bemoan our low savings rate in the US. But one big reason why our savings are so minimal is our tax system, which encourages spending and discourages savings and investment by the double taxation of income. This chart from Dan Mitchell illustrates the problem: (Click here for […]

 

ABC News

Posted by: ST on September 27, 2011 at 1:22 pm » Comments Off

Sarah! Sarah Palin Threatens to Sue ‘Rogue’ Book Publisher

 

The Hill

Posted by: ST on September 27, 2011 at 1:21 pm » Comments Off

You Betcha: Axelrod: Next election will be a ‘titanic struggle’

 

CNN

Posted by: ST on September 27, 2011 at 1:21 pm » Comments Off

2012 Watch: Perry moves to reassure Republicans in Iowa, South Carolina

 

NYT

Posted by: ST on September 27, 2011 at 1:20 pm » Comments Off

Aww: MSNBC Is Close to Falling to Third Place in Cable News Ratings 

 

BBC

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ROP: Saudi woman to be lashed for defying driving ban

 

Forget “Where’s Waldo.” Where’s Muhammad?

Posted by: Phineas on September 27, 2011 at 1:01 pm » Comments Off

**Posted by Phineas I bet this news from PJM’s Patrick Poole will make you all feel safe and secure: Two Bangladeshis who were caught by Customs and Border Protection illegally crossing the border in June 2010 admitted under questioning that they were members of a designated terrorist organization that signed on to a fatwa by […]