Daily Archives: May 27th, 2014 «

 

Why Obama’s polls will never tank with limousine liberals

Posted by: Phineas on May 27, 2014 at 6:15 pm » 1 Comment

**Posted by Phineas Historian Victor Davis Hanson writes at PJ Media about Obama’s poll numbers and why they’re not likely to hit the dismal late-term numbers of, say, George W. Bush or Harry Truman, in spite of the man’s obvious incompetence. While he discusses Obama’s support among minorities and the cover given him by  a […]

 

MSDNC’s @Toure takes heat for “power of whiteness” remarks about Holocaust survivors

Posted by: ST on May 27, 2014 at 2:36 pm » 3 Comments

Toure is no stranger to controversy – especially on issues like abortion and race, but this time he stooped to even lower lows (hat tip): Late last week, MSNBC host Touré responded to a Twitter user who compared his family’s survival of the Holocaust to African-American’s survival of slavery with this message: The power of whiteness: RT @hope_and_chains: My […]

 

The IRS wants to tax your frequent flyer miles and hotel points

Posted by: Phineas on May 27, 2014 at 2:15 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas It’s as if the agency was worried it wasn’t hated enough. Writing at Reason, Ira Stoll reports that the Internal Revenue Service is looking at taxing rewards points offered by airlines and hotel chains: Just in time for your summer vacation, the IRS is getting ready to toughen the tax treatment on […]

 

House GOP to pass “#Obamacare replacement bill” before August recess?

Posted by: ST on May 27, 2014 at 10:02 am » 1 Comment

Interesting development – via The Hill: House conservatives will press their leaders this week to move on an ObamaCare replacement bill before the August recess. But it’s unclear if there are enough votes to pass it. According to several GOP lawmakers, members of the conservative-leaning Republican Study Committee (RSC) plan to wear lapel pins to […]

 

USA Today

Posted by: ST on May 27, 2014 at 7:24 am » Comments Off

Prayers:  Family of men missing in Colo. mudslide hold out hope

 

Politico

Posted by: ST on May 27, 2014 at 7:23 am » Comments Off

Military: Rep. Andy Harris (R-MD) pushes VA privatization plan

 

The Hill

Posted by: ST on May 27, 2014 at 7:19 am » Comments Off

Election 2016: Hillary’s secret weapon? Praise from Republican lawmakers

 

Fox News

Posted by: ST on May 27, 2014 at 7:16 am » Comments Off

Update: Battle for Donetsk rages, Kiev vows fight until ‘all militants are annihilated’

 

CNN

Posted by: ST on May 27, 2014 at 7:12 am » Comments Off

Developing: Nigerian official: We know where abducted girls are