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#IRS watching conservative groups as recently as two weeks ago?

Posted by: Phineas on September 19, 2013 at 4:31 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas You’d think, after admitting wrongdoing back in May and being thoroughly pilloried by the public since then, the IRS would have had the good sense to stop singling out groups based on political beliefs. You would also be wrong: Republicans investigating the IRS targeting scandal said Wednesday that the agency continued to […]


The IRS scandal over the targeting of Tea Party groups is still alive and well

Posted by: ST on September 18, 2013 at 10:42 am » 3 Comments

The USA Today files a report on what they found after their analysis of a list they obtained from the IRS – a list of which 80% of those identified were affiliated with the Tea Party or other conservative groups (via Memeorandum): WASHINGTON — Newly uncovered IRS documents show the agency flagged political groups based […]


#Benghazi: One year later, and they don’t give a damn

Posted by: Phineas on September 12, 2013 at 3:01 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Yesterday was not only the anniversary of the September 11th, 2001, attacks on the United States, but it was also the first anniversary of the massacre in Benghazi, where our ambassador and three other Americans were slaughtered by al Qaeda-aligned Muslims waging jihad. At NRO’s Campaign Spot, Jim Geraghty notes that the crowd […]


NYC primary: Will political careers of Weiner, Spitzer fade into the sunset after today?

Posted by: ST on September 10, 2013 at 9:39 am » 2 Comments

The USA Today reports on the primary being held in the Big Apple today where the Democrat winner will likely be the next mayor of NYC. Also on the ballot? Two disgraced politicos: former US Congressman Anthony Weiner and former NY Governor Eliot Spitzer: Can Bill de Blasio win the Democratic nomination for New York […]


#IRS: Going after veterans’ groups?

Posted by: Phineas on August 28, 2013 at 2:01 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Well, here’s a surprise (he wrote in sarcasm): while harassing Tea Party and other conservative groups –and interfering with their ability to participate in the 2012 elections, coincidentally enough– our public servants in the IRS decided it would be a good idea to audit veterans organizations, the members of which are largely […]


#Benghazi: Cover up complete, scapegoats rehabilitated

Posted by: Phineas on August 20, 2013 at 1:01 pm » 1 Comment

**Posted by Phineas They’ve served their purpose, after all: Secretary of State John Kerry has determined that the four State Department officials placed on administrative leave by Hillary Clinton after the terrorist attack on the U.S. mission in Benghazi do not deserve any formal disciplinary action and has asked them to come back to work […]


Stupidity on steroids: Missouri NAACP prez says Obama rodeo clown act = “hate crime”

Posted by: ST on August 16, 2013 at 8:54 am » 17 Comments

Good grief: The head of the Missouri Chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People said Thursday that a rodeo clown who donned a mask of President Obama at the Missouri State Fair had committed a hate crime. “I think that a hate crime has occurred,” Mary Ratliff told KXNT Radio in […]


More #FastAndFurious guns found

Posted by: Phineas on August 15, 2013 at 4:16 pm » 1 Comment

**Posted by Phineas We’re going to be living with –and people will keep dying from– the consequences of this “felony stupid” fiasco for years to come. Via CBS’ Sharyl Attkisson (1), we learn that more “walked” guns have been found at crime scenes in Mexico: Three more weapons from Fast and Furious have turned up at crime scenes […]


Weiner’s sextress-turned-porn-star Sydney Leathers reveals herself to be a “feminist”

Posted by: ST on August 13, 2013 at 7:25 pm » 7 Comments

And whaddaya know? She even SOUNDS like your stereotypical bigoted feminist, too!  Via Fox News: Sheesh! Syndey Leathers, what did we ever do to you? The 23-year-old Indiana Democrat who became (in)famous for getting into a heated sexting relationship with married New York mayor wannabe Anthony Weiner has something against Fox News, it seems. In an […]


Questions for @RepSpeier (D-CA 14) about Bob “Filthy” Filner #WarOnWomen

Posted by: Phineas on August 9, 2013 at 6:01 pm » 8 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Dear Representative Jackie Speier, In an article excerpted today in the California Political Review, you are quoted as saying Bob Filner should resign as Mayor of San Diego: “In [Filner's] case, I think he was abusing his power, and I find it disgusting that he would hit on sexual assault victims in the military […]