Headline of the day: ‘Barack Obama locks out the press — again’

Posted by: ST on July 24, 2014 at 7:43 pm » 1 Comment

Our celebrity President held a couple of high-dollar fundraisers on the left coast this week – and the mainstream media are not happy that they weren’t granted access whatsoever to either of them (via): SAN FRANCISCO — President Barack Obama went to the West Coast to meet donors from two top Democratic super PACs, but […]

 

Fox News

Posted by: ST on July 24, 2014 at 7:12 pm » 0 Comments

Disturbing: Israel surprised by number, sophistication of Gaza tunnels

 

AP

Posted by: ST on July 24, 2014 at 7:00 pm » 0 Comments

This: Dr. grazed by gunfire from patient at PA hospital fired back, injuring assailant

 

The Hill

Posted by: ST on July 24, 2014 at 6:58 pm » 0 Comments

Hmm: Senate NSA compromise likely to come next week

 

Pew Research

Posted by: ST on July 24, 2014 at 6:55 pm » 0 Comments

Election 2014: GOP Has Midterm Engagement Advantage

 

Buzz Feed

Posted by: ST on July 24, 2014 at 6:54 pm » 0 Comments

Say What? Obama Campaign Vets: Pay Us $5,000 To Learn — And Work On A Campaign

 

Meriam Ibrahim and family flown to Italy – plus, fate of other Christians?

Posted by: ST on July 24, 2014 at 2:02 pm » 1 Comment

Via Fox News: Meriam Ibrahim, the Sudanese Christian woman who faced a death sentence for refusing to renounce her faith, has been flown to Italy on an Italian government jet, accompanied by that country’s vice-minister for foreign affairs. Reuters reported that Italian television broadcast images of Ibrahim, 27, arriving at Rome’s Ciampino airport accompanied by […]

 

#IRS Commissioner Koskinen: “Backup tapes” have been found

Posted by: ST on July 24, 2014 at 11:34 am » 3 Comments

Say what? The head of the IRS confirmed Wednesday that investigators looking into missing emails from ex-agency official Lois Lerner have found and are reviewing “backup tapes” — despite earlier IRS claims that the tapes had been recycled.  IRS Commissioner John Koskinen, testifying before a House oversight subcommittee, stressed that he does not know “how […]

 

Sen. Walsh: PTSD “may have been a factor” in master’s thesis plagiarism

Posted by: ST on July 24, 2014 at 9:31 am » 3 Comments

Phineas blogged about this developing scandal yesterday involving the ‘alleged’ master’s thesis plagiarism of Montana Senator John Walsh (D), but the Senator’s biggest issue going forward may not be in the allegations themselves but in his controversial attempts at excusing them away: Sen. John Walsh said his unattributed use of others’ work in his master’s […]

 

The Hill

Posted by: ST on July 24, 2014 at 7:21 am » 0 Comments

BS: Biden: Voting restrictions ‘pure politics’