Monthly Archives: April 2013 «

 

Storified: In which @GovChristie and #TruthToPower get acquainted

Posted by: ST on April 30, 2013 at 7:08 pm » 4 Comments

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Leading from behind will lose us Iraq

Posted by: Phineas on April 30, 2013 at 4:23 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas This is potentially very bad: After a week of violence in Iraq in which more than 170 Iraqis, including tribesmen, soldiers, and policemen have been killed in clashes during Sunni protests in Salahuddin province, the Awakening is preparing to take up arms against the Iraqi government. On April 24, Sheikh Ahmed Abu […]

 

Politico

Posted by: ST on April 30, 2013 at 11:49 am » Comments Off

Oops: Obama’s budget puts House Democrats in bind

 

Boston Herald

Posted by: ST on April 30, 2013 at 11:48 am » Comments Off

Infuriating: Tsarnaev family received $100G in benefits

 

LAT

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Here We Go: After Dorner claim, other fired LAPD cops want cases reviewed

 

NYT

Posted by: ST on April 30, 2013 at 11:47 am » Comments Off

Hmm: Jobless After Scandal, Weiner Triumphs in Corporate World 

 

The State

Posted by: ST on April 30, 2013 at 11:47 am » Comments Off

SC-01: Mark Sanford, Elizabeth Colbert Busch trade jabs in only debate

 

Are State Dept and CIA officials being threatened over upcoming #Benghazi testimony?

Posted by: ST on April 29, 2013 at 7:58 pm » 7 Comments

Disturbing – via  Fox News’ James Rosen: At least four career officials at the State Department and the Central Intelligence Agency have retained lawyers or are in the process of doing so, as they prepare to provide sensitive information about the Benghazi attacks to Congress, Fox News has learned. Victoria Toensing, a former Justice Department […]

 

This just in: Global Warming will turn women into prostitutes

Posted by: Phineas on April 29, 2013 at 2:52 pm » 13 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Because there is nothing the Evil Demon of Climate Change cannot do! So speaketh Representative Barbara Lee, Democrat of (I’m sorry to say) California (1) : Several House Democrats are calling on Congress to recognize that climate change is hurting women more than men, and could even drive poor women to “transactional sex” […]

 

Cronyism continued: Obama to name CLT Mayor Foxx to top transportation post

Posted by: ST on April 29, 2013 at 12:41 pm » 3 Comments

Via ABC News: President Obama will nominate Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx as the new Transportation secretary on Monday, a White House official said. Foxx, who has served as mayor of Charlotte since 2009, has overseen several major infrastructure initiatives in the city and rose to prominence after bringing the Democratic National Convention to Charlotte last […]