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Democrats decide on electoral strategy in 2014: suicide

Posted by: Phineas on June 4, 2013 at 1:01 pm » 5 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Because taking pride of ownership in Obamacare worked so well for them in 2010: Scarred by years of Republican attacks over Obamacare, with more in store next year, Democrats have settled on an unlikely strategy for the 2014 midterms: Bring it on. Party strategists believe that embracing the polarizing law — especially its more […]

 

Feel Good story of the day: One World Trade Center makes it to 1776 feet (VIDEO)

Posted by: ST on May 10, 2013 at 7:48 pm » 3 Comments

Fantastic! To cheers from spectators and workers alike, construction crews set a silver spire atop New York City’s One World Trade Center on Friday to bring the structure to its full 1,776 height and cap an emotional 12-year effort to restore a key part of the city skyline shattered by the 9/11 terror attacks. The […]

 

NYC Mayor @MikeBloomberg gets taste of his own medicine, but no pizza UPDATE: Sadly, it’s just satire.

Posted by: Phineas on May 2, 2013 at 5:02 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas I love it! New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg was denied a second slice of pizza today at an Italian eatery in Brooklyn. The owners of Collegno’s Pizzeria say they refused to serve him more than one piece to protest Bloomberg’s proposed soda ban,which would limit the portions of soda sold in the […]

 

(Video) The President on the North Korean threat

Posted by: Phineas on April 11, 2013 at 1:37 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas The Virtual President, that is. “President” Bill Whittle holds a press conference to explain American policy (and opinion of) North Korea in no uncertain terms: Honest, direct, and no diplomatic weasel words such as “unacceptable,” “world opinion,” or my favorite, “the international community.” (1) Neither bellicose nor warmongering; no chest-thumping to be […]

 

Awesome: Rev. Billy Graham is named North Carolina’s “favorite son”

Posted by: ST on April 10, 2013 at 6:52 pm » 2 Comments

Via the Charlotte Observer: RALEIGH With his family and the governor looking on, and tearful testimonials from some of those he’s touched, the Rev. Billy Graham was honored as North Carolina’s “favorite son” Wednesday by the General Assembly. The House and Senate each passed resolutions honoring the 94-year-old Graham and his late wife, Ruth. “We’re […]

 

Genius: Maryland legislator proposes “Toaster Pastry Gun Freedom Act”

Posted by: Phineas on March 10, 2013 at 3:18 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Proof once again that mockery is a wonderful weapon. In the wake of little Josh Welch getting in trouble with school officials for the horrible crime of biting his Pop-tart into the shape of a gun and playing with it, a Maryland lawmaker has introduced a bill to… Well, to tell school officials to stop being a […]

 

Heh: Sale of water bottles by Rubio PAC raises over $100,000

Posted by: ST on February 18, 2013 at 12:08 pm » 1 Comment

I love it: Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) has raised more than $100,000 thanks to his water break moment during last week’s GOP response to the State of the Union, according to a report. Rubio’s political action committee began selling water bottles branded with the Tea Party favorite’s name for contributions of $25 or more. Buzzfeed […]

 

Heartwarming: Patriotic Asheboro middle school students give injured veteran a gift he’ll never forget

Posted by: ST on February 14, 2013 at 6:21 pm » 3 Comments

GRAB the Kleenex! Via MyFox8: ASHEBORO, NC — Students at North Asheboro Middle School have raised more than $2,000 dollars for Josh Craven, an Iraq War veteran who lost his left leg to an explosion in August of 2010. Craven’s right leg is intact, but paralyzed below the knee. Because his ability to run is […]

 

(Video) Friday Funnies: “So God made a liberal”

Posted by: Phineas on February 8, 2013 at 4:01 pm » 6 Comments

**Posted by Phineas You may have seen the Chrysler commercial during the Super Bowl that featured images of farmers while the voice-over was Paul Harvey reading his famous “So God made a farmer” essay. It was nice work. But Sooper Mexican couldn’t resist having a little fun with it, so he created this: “So God […]

 

Did an Iranian nuke facility go boom? I think so…

Posted by: Phineas on January 29, 2013 at 1:01 pm » 1 Comment

**Posted by Phineas The key is found not in what governments are saying, so much, but in what they are doing, which in turn lends perspective to their words. Background: A few days ago, a report appeared on World Net Daily that there had been a massive explosion at Fordow, one of Iran’s major nuclear […]