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Unintentionally funny moment of the day: Weiner tells rude heckler to “beat it”

Posted by: ST on August 6, 2013 at 5:37 pm » 2 Comments

I gotta admit, even for a serial jerk like Weiner, this heckler was incredibly rude … especially considering she was in front of kids when she went on her profanity-laced tirade (LANGUAGE WARNING): Anthony Weiner was roasted tonight in Brooklyn. The embattled mayoral candidate faced down his angriest heckler to date in the shadow of […]

 

#Benghazi: Why the cover-up?

Posted by: Phineas on August 5, 2013 at 4:25 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas We’re a little more than a month away from the one-year anniversary of the attack on our consulate in Benghazi and the deaths of four Americans there, and yet we still have no good answers as to just what was going on there. Why did we have such a poorly secured facility […]

 

#Benghazi: CIA polygraphing witnesses to keep them from talking?

Posted by: Phineas on August 2, 2013 at 1:27 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Late yesterday, CNN and journalist Jake Tapper (1) broke jaw-dropping news about the Benghazi massacre, in which four Americans died. First came the revelation that the consulate and the CIA annex were headquarters for around 35 people, many of them CIA operatives. In addition to the four killed, seven were reported injured, some severely. I […]

 

#IRS scandal spreads to Federal Elections Commission

Posted by: Phineas on July 31, 2013 at 1:01 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Corruption is like cancer; it can spread into places you never suspected. In this case, congressional investigators have uncovered correspondence indicating that the IRS’ Lois Lerner had improperly shared confidential tax information about conservative groups with the FEC’s General Counsel’s Office, which, apparently, was improperly investigating those same groups. Via National Review’s Eliana […]

 

LOL Files: Spitzer says Weiner unfit for NYC mayor seat

Posted by: ST on July 29, 2013 at 7:20 pm » 8 Comments

Because we want to end the day on a humorous note. Via the NY Post: After weeks of refusing to criticize his so-called Tabloid twin, disgraced governor Eliot Spitzer said this afternoon that serial sexter Anthony Weiner should not be mayor. Speaking on MSNBC’s “Hardball with Chris Matthews,” the Luv Gov even said he’d fire […]

 

Cry me a river: #IRS employees, charged with enforcing Obamacare, demand not to be covered by Obamacare

Posted by: Phineas on July 27, 2013 at 3:28 pm » 6 Comments

**Posted by Phineas My heart bleeds in sympathy: IRS employees have a prominent role in Obamacare, but their union wants no part of the law. National Treasury Employees Union officials are urging members to write their congressional representatives in opposition to receiving coverage through President Obama’s health care law. The union leaders are providing members with […]

 

Friday Humor: Anthony Weiner meets the “real” Carlos Danger (VIDEO)

Posted by: ST on July 26, 2013 at 3:04 pm » 3 Comments

Oh my gosh. Literally laughed out loud at this. And yes, it actually happened (earlier this week before his presser): The below photo of “Carlos Danger” is via NY Magazine, which noted yesterday – courtesy of the New York Observer – that this was likely a New York Post stunt. Wouldn’t put it past them!

 

Breaking: @BarackObama is a schmuck – Updated

Posted by: Phineas on July 26, 2013 at 1:01 pm » 6 Comments

**Posted by Phineas “Phony scandals?” Really, sir?? In his hour-long speech laden with barely disguised Marxist tropes Wednesday in Illinois, President Obama had this to say: But with this endless parade of distractions and political posturing and phony scandals, Washington has taken its eye off the ball.  And I am here to say this needs to stop.  (Applause.) […]

 

Is it really fair to judge Huma Abedin for sticking by Anthony Weiner?

Posted by: ST on July 25, 2013 at 10:49 am » 6 Comments

The NY Times, NY Post, and the Washington Post all have pieces up today examining the role NYC Mayor wannabe Anthony Weiner’s wife, Huma Abedin – the high profile right hand woman to Hillary Clinton -has played to date in his campaign, sticking by his side in the face of the humiliating, embarrassing revelations about […]

 

“Heroic” Edward Snowden applies for membership in KGB veterans group

Posted by: Phineas on July 24, 2013 at 11:26 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas This just gets better and better: Renegade National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden has applied to join a group of former Russian intelligence and security officials, according to the group’s director. Participation in a union of former KGB security, intelligence, and police officials, would likely change Snowden’s status from that of a whistleblower […]