Monthly Archives: October 2011 «

 

What do you make of the sexual harassment story against Herman Cain?

Posted by: ST on October 31, 2011 at 9:18 pm » 29 Comments

The Politico story of allegations of sexual harassment against Cain have been hard to follow, but the AJC does a decent job here – including noting how Mr. Cain has changed his initial story about not knowing what the allegations were, that there was a “cash settlement”, etc: At the National Press Club this afternoon, […]

 

Fox News

Posted by: ST on October 31, 2011 at 5:36 pm » Comments Off

Good: U.S. Will Withhold Funds For U.N. Agency After Vote to Grant Membership to Palestinians

 

MSNBC

Posted by: ST on October 31, 2011 at 5:34 pm » Comments Off

Shock: Seattle Central CC teachers to begin classes in support of Occupy Seattle

 

Daily Caller

Posted by: ST on October 31, 2011 at 5:34 pm » Comments Off

Developing: Congressional calls for Holder’s resignation more than double to 17

 

RCP

Posted by: ST on October 31, 2011 at 5:33 pm » Comments Off

Rush: Limbaugh: Politico Story [on Cain]  An “Unconscionable Racially Charged Attack”

 

HuffPo

Posted by: ST on October 31, 2011 at 5:32 pm » Comments Off

2012 Watch: Mitt Romney Limits National Media Exposure With Frontrunner Strategy

 

Bill Whittle: “How to steal power” or “Turning the Constitution upside-down”

Posted by: Phineas on October 31, 2011 at 1:01 pm » 6 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Bill’s back with another episode of Afterburner, this time taking a look at how progressives (including Supreme Court justices) have regularly twisted (and even tortured) the plain meaning of the Constitution to get what they want, rather than what the document allows. Bill focuses on two much-abused clauses in Article I, section […]

 

The #Occupy protesters are the new Vandals

Posted by: Phineas on October 30, 2011 at 6:12 pm » 22 Comments

**Posted by Phineas The Vandals were a Germanic tribe that so terrorized the dying West Roman Empire, particularly during the sack of Rome in 455, that later authors used their name to coin a word describing the wanton destruction of anything beautiful or civilized — “vandalism.” The Occupy movement would seem to be the latest […]

 

Game Day: Vikings at Panthers

Posted by: ST on October 30, 2011 at 12:52 pm » 4 Comments

It’s a pretty, slightly chilly (mid-50s) fall afternoon here in beautiful Charlotte, NC. The Panthers (2-5) are preparing to take on the Vikings (1-6) here at home in a game that has me a little excited because we might have a chance to win this one, considering the Vikings seem to make more mistakes on […]

 

Outrageous: Alleged sexual assaults, rapes at #OWS being kept “internal” / cc: #OccupyCLT

Posted by: ST on October 30, 2011 at 11:51 am » 8 Comments

The New York Post reports (hat tip: @VelvetHammer): Wall Street protesters in Zuccotti Park battened down the hatches yesterday as the early October snow turned their tents into igloos, but the close quarters also made easy pickings for one predator. A sex fiend barged into a woman’s tent and sexually assaulted her at around 6 […]