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Obama: “Don’t criticize Islam because Christians did terrible things, too!”

Posted by: Phineas on February 5, 2015 at 3:44 pm » 10 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Sigh. While speaking at the National Prayer Breakfast, Obama warned against insulting religions, just because one has the right to do so. In the process, he engaged in some intellectually lazy moral equivalence: “Humanity’s been grappling with these questions throughout human history, and unless we get on our high horse and think […]

 

Headline of the day: “Suspect in Obama mask robs Concord, NC Taco Bell”

Posted by: ST on February 4, 2015 at 8:43 pm » 4 Comments

Via the Independent Tribune: CONCORD, N.C. — Authorities have arrested two men and are looking for a third in an alleged robbery conspiracy at a Concord Taco Bell. At about 6:29 a.m. Sunday, Concord police responded to an armed robbery call at the Taco Bell at 2281 Spider Drive. Two suspects stole $1,300 cash from […]

 

Hats – or headscarves – off to Michelle Obama

Posted by: ST on January 28, 2015 at 11:25 am » 4 Comments

This morning I find myself in the very rare position of being able to say I’m proud of our First Lady. Why? Read on: RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — For first lady Michelle Obama, just a few hours in Saudi Arabia were enough to illustrate the stark limitations under which Saudi women live. Joining President […]

 

Gwyneth Paltrow: useful idiot for Liberal Fascism

Posted by: Phineas on October 10, 2014 at 1:24 pm » 10 Comments

**Posted by Phineas So, yesterday President Obama screwed up traffic here in Los Angeles so he could attend a(nother) fund-raiser at the California ATM, hobnobbing over $1,000 a plate meals with the Hollywood glitterati  at the home of actress and Obama fan-girl Gwyneth Paltrow. As Politico reports, her introduction of the President was cringe-worthy on several […]

 

Govt watchdogs team up, slam Obama admin’s lack of transparency

Posted by: ST on August 6, 2014 at 6:19 pm » 3 Comments

Enough is enough, they say. Via Fox News: Dozens of government watchdogs are sounding the alarm that the Obama administration is stonewalling them, in what is being described as an unprecedented challenge to the agencies they’re supposed to oversee. Forty-seven of the government’s 73 independent watchdogs known as inspectors general voiced their complaints in a letter […]

 

QOTD: Obama “never had reporters eating out of his hand” sez former WH spox

Posted by: ST on August 5, 2014 at 11:47 am » 3 Comments

It is to laugh, my dear readers. It is to laugh: So you think that President Obama’s rise stemmed in part from media favoritism? Reid Cherlin, a former Obama campaign media liaison and later a White House spokesman, has different ideas, as outlined in a Rolling Stone piece: No, Barack Obama never had reporters eating out […]

 

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

Posted by: ST on July 24, 2014 at 7:43 pm » 2 Comments

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 […]

 

Will the #Obamacare employer mandate be delayed again?

Posted by: ST on July 18, 2014 at 9:41 am » 1 Comment

The Hill reports that the pressure is on for the White House on whether or not to delay the employer mandate for the third time: The White House needs to make a decision soon on whether ObamaCare’s controversial employer mandate will take effect in 2015. With the mandate set to take effect in January, businesses are […]

 

Why Obama will do nothing about the border crisis

Posted by: Phineas on July 15, 2014 at 7:39 pm » 1 Comment

**Posted by Phineas Per Bryon York: First, because Republicans want him to do something: Who is pushing Obama to get tough? Mostly, it’s the Republicans whose wishes Obama has ignored for years. And now, since his well-publicized decision to abandon hopes of making a deal with GOP lawmakers on immigration, Obama needs them even less. […]

 

WH @PressSec stands by “most transparent admin in history” claim

Posted by: ST on July 14, 2014 at 9:31 am » Comments Off on WH @PressSec stands by “most transparent admin in history” claim

Continuing in the predictably dishonest fashion of Obama press secretaries before him, Josh Earnest went on CNN’s Reliable Sources yesterday and said he “absolutely” stood by the White House’s continued claims of being “the most transparent administration in history”:  The White House on Sunday stood by President Obama’s position that he continues to be the […]