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Jackson: Black Voters Deserve
A Return On Election ‘Investment’

Chicago Sun-Times, by Staff

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Posted By:AltaD, 11/10/2012 3:42:58 PM

Chicago - The Rev. Jesse Jackson on Saturday said that President Obama’s reelection was “a great victory,” but that it would be incomplete with a reconstruction of urban America and an investment in the communities where the blacks who voted overwhelmingly for the president live. “We’re happy and full of pride,” in the president’s reelection, Jackson told the crowd at the Saturday morning forum at Rainbow/PUSH headquarters, 930 E. 50th St., “but our houses remain raggedy … our schools remain closed.” Despite attempts at voter suppression in states such as Ohio, Pennsylvania and Florida,

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Mr. Hanky, 11/10/2012 3:48:48 PM     (No. 9005624)

Oh they´re gonna get it alright...
/s

They would vote ´black´ if the country was falling down around them...see Detroit.


Reply 2 - Posted by: Dante, 11/10/2012 3:50:56 PM     (No. 9005628)

Too bad, Jackhole, your communities are worse off now then they were in ´08 and the downward trend will continue.


   

 

R-G1
  
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Reply 3 - Posted by: ronbet, 11/10/2012 3:51:49 PM     (No. 9005631)

They´re all racist and they´ve all got their hands out for what they can get.


Reply 4 - Posted by: Pros7767, 11/10/2012 3:54:36 PM     (No. 9005634)

Obama´s too busy with Beyonce and Jay-Z. He´ll get back to you on that. Fools all!


Reply 5 - Posted by: Griz70, 11/10/2012 3:58:05 PM     (No. 9005640)

Sounds to me like another shake down.


Reply 6 - Posted by: pearlyjo, 11/10/2012 3:59:35 PM     (No. 9005644)

Reverend Jackson, Dr. King would weep if he could hear you now.


Reply 7 - Posted by: Spidey, 11/10/2012 4:03:25 PM     (No. 9005652)

Guess what Jesse,your houses and schools will remain raggedy because your folks are raggedy.

Oh sure,Obama will waste several billion acting like he cares but he´s a typical,superficial liberal first, who couldn´t care less about the human condition.How´s his FEMA promises working out in NY/NJ. NJ probably is improving because they have a governor who actually gives a rat´s butt.

Black people DO NOT suffer from a lack of money,they suffer from a lack of having their priorities straight.They accept lower lifestyles in exchange for not having to be responsible for themselves. They´ve been brainwashed into thinking the world is there for the taking because of something that unfortunately happened 150 years ago.

Guess what,the slave trade is still alive and well in the world and the left couldn´t care less about it. Remember ACORN readily accepting the idea of underage prostitutes from other countries setting up shop here.

Now we´re being told that social conservatism is outdated by slithering c**** like Kathleen Parker.The only problem we have is urban America stealing elections from decent people.

Obama and his ilk want to start forcing private companies into a hiring quota system.This is the next big thing to hit the fan and they´ll start pressuring Judge Kennedy to step down so things like this will get a free ride through the court system.


   

 

  


 
Reply 8 - Posted by: cartcart, 11/10/2012 4:04:33 PM     (No. 9005653)

Who owes anyone a house that is not raggedy?


Reply 9 - Posted by: beca, 11/10/2012 4:06:32 PM     (No. 9005657)

better worry about your son rev...hear he is going to do some jail time and resign his seat he just won by a landslide in the not so bright city of chicago........


Reply 10 - Posted by: GreatPlains, 11/10/2012 4:08:36 PM     (No. 9005661)

He´s demanding a bail for blacks, just like the auto companies got.
FTA-Saying that automobile companies and banks got bailouts, “we’re the people who provided the votes —
we want to be bailed out. "
“It’s time to march again.
March for healthcare ( ????) ,
march for jobs."
" We are the new mainstream,” Jackson said. ...
We have the power, we have the votes."
“ there must be a plan for reconstruction”
of urban America."
And on and on and on.


Reply 11 - Posted by: zeldafitzg, 11/10/2012 4:10:07 PM     (No. 9005664)

Gosh, I didn´t expect Romney to fix my house. Silly me.


Reply 12 - Posted by: Davids918, 11/10/2012 4:14:56 PM     (No. 9005667)

Sorry, but the Hispanics are expecting to be taken care of because it was THEY who did this not Black voters, Jesse.

After all, you voted 92% or more previously for the Dems so your continued support isn´t anything new.

What you really should be doing is switching parties. Those white liberals are lining up with another larger group, so they´ll be getting the new spoils.


   

 

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Reply 13 - Posted by: 4Justice, 11/10/2012 4:17:13 PM     (No. 9005674)

The Democrats created the monster that now is the poor urban black community. The Democrats propagandized, indoctrinated, brainwashed, and turned these people over the past few generations into the undereducated, selfish, ignorant and dependent people many have become today. Yes, this was done on purpose. It was evil and insidious but it is what happened. The Dems and leftists want a rift between the people and they especially are happy to create new slaves at the expense of an entire race of people, including those who sold out their own people for their own personal gain, wealth and power. They don´t care about anyone but themselves.


Reply 14 - Posted by: Crosscut, 11/10/2012 4:18:01 PM     (No. 9005676)

Obama doesn´t care, chumps. Blacks will be at 50% unemployment soon.


Reply 15 - Posted by: Keekng, 11/10/2012 4:24:00 PM     (No. 9005685)

Perhaps they should spend some $$$ on their houses instead of spending it on Cadillacs and cognac.


Reply 16 - Posted by: DARling, 11/10/2012 4:32:32 PM     (No. 9005703)

I don´t care anymore. Blacks can continue with the circular firing squad they´ve created. They can work or starve, it doesn´t matter to me. They are like a bunch of baby birds waiting for mama to drop in a worm or two.


Reply 17 - Posted by: TunnelRat, 11/10/2012 4:32:42 PM     (No. 9005705)

Sorry, Jesse, but once a political party has you fully in their pockets, they don´t owe you a dime...


   

 

R_DBL_B
  


 
Reply 18 - Posted by: VAPMAN, 11/10/2012 4:32:57 PM     (No. 9005706)

Hey Jessie. You didn´t build that you tore it down and wrecked it. How about teaching your people to work for a living a and practice moral behavior instead of looking for handouts. Obama is a celebrity. He could care less about inner city blacks.


Reply 19 - Posted by: Not your typical New Yorker, 11/10/2012 4:33:05 PM     (No. 9005707)

Is Jesse trying to make me mad?

$Trillions have been spent since the 1960´s and the houses are still raggedy?

Put down the crack pipes, pick up the beer bottles and cut the grass instead of smoking it...

Eezy peezy Jesse!


Reply 20 - Posted by: southron, 11/10/2012 4:36:44 PM     (No. 9005714)

Obama will continue to ignore blacks because he knows they will support as long as his skin doesn´t change color.


Reply 21 - Posted by: altoona, 11/10/2012 4:41:31 PM     (No. 9005725)

Jesse "Show Me the Money" Jackson fails to ask what return his namesake son´s constituents deserve. I am so so tired of these grifters and their demands.


Reply 22 - Posted by: GringoinQuito, 11/10/2012 4:52:57 PM     (No. 9005736)

Voter suppression ? These people make me sick! What about white suppression, where a white person is afraid of getting mugged, beat up, or killed in our cities by these Obama look alikes.


   

 



 
Reply 23 - Posted by: mominNoCA, 11/10/2012 4:54:18 PM     (No. 9005737)

Last I heard, Obama phones were 4-G smart phones. What more do they want?


Reply 24 - Posted by: dr fate, 11/10/2012 4:54:23 PM     (No. 9005738)

Well, not being some PC ignorant white trash, I have no problem stating the truth; the gub´mint could turn all of the black ghettos into little Taj Mahals and in 6 months they would all revert to ghettos. It´s a cultural thing.


Reply 25 - Posted by: jalo1951, 11/10/2012 4:57:33 PM     (No. 9005744)

I see jj is all wee weed up. Funny how he is only asking for more stuff with no strings attached. Did he ever mention once about what the black community could do to improved their own situation? Stay in school, don´t start having babies when you are 13, stop killing each other, stay away from drugs, alcohol and guns.


Reply 26 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 11/10/2012 5:02:10 PM     (No. 9005748)

20% unemployment is what they will probably get - maybe more! But alas, the government will keep telling us that the rate is 7.9%, and falling.


Reply 27 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 11/10/2012 5:06:09 PM     (No. 9005755)

In a newspaper article about the lack of black characters in today´s television shows, it was mentioned that this is unfair, because African-Americans spend far more time watching TV than their fellow Americans: an average of seven hours a day.

Note to Jesse: tell your constituents to turn off the TV and go clean up the yard or paint the house.


Reply 28 - Posted by: PoliticalJunky, 11/10/2012 5:11:56 PM     (No. 9005762)

We would not have asked for anything. We are not that kind of people.


Reply 29 - Posted by: east texas country boy, 11/10/2012 5:19:00 PM     (No. 9005777)

Now that we have a black president again I am totally amazed that persons who are considered conservatives now hold Martin Luther King in such high regard. Did I miss something that happened other than the fact he is now deceased. For years he was held in no higher regard than Jessie or Al and now conservatives remaking him to be a saint. Maybe he was I don´t know I just know that as time has passed more conservatives seem to be holding him in higher esteem.


Reply 30 - Posted by: fritzilou, 11/10/2012 5:23:58 PM     (No. 9005785)

Yeah, more stuff.......sis, boom bah.


Reply 31 - Posted by: veritas, 11/10/2012 5:29:01 PM     (No. 9005795)

We´ll get to that.

First, let´s see whether blacks, 12% of the population, make a net 12%-of-GDP contribution to the country, after deducting for: police costs; court costs; incarceration; welfare; excess non-education costs in schools; and so on. Oh -- deduct the salary of any no-show House member, too. Why did that come to me?

Could be a while before we find anything "owed" to blacks from the rigged election.


Reply 32 - Posted by: tommyr, 11/10/2012 5:29:16 PM     (No. 9005796)

Extortion by the clown who wrote the book. and then how about a pair of Nikes for every thug in the hood.


Reply 33 - Posted by: Kurto, 11/10/2012 5:35:11 PM     (No. 9005817)

Here we go again with the reparations and handouts...


Reply 34 - Posted by: Chippewa, 11/10/2012 5:38:06 PM     (No. 9005823)

What kind of return on investment are the voters who just voted for son Jesse. The taxpayers of Chicago (assuming there are any) get to pay for a special election to replace him while Jesse gets a wrist slap, goes on probation, and waits for the next election to retake his place at the feeding trough.


Reply 35 - Posted by: Newtsche, 11/10/2012 5:43:56 PM     (No. 9005839)

Flawed thinking from a world class asshat.


Reply 36 - Posted by: Words have Meaning, 11/10/2012 5:44:10 PM     (No. 9005840)

To Jessie Jackson I have some free advice:

1. Pay your child support for your illegitament child.

2. Tell your bipolar congressman son to cop a plea deal with the feds about his million dollar bribe to Rod Blogoyavich for Obama´s senate seat.

3. As far as a return on your investment in the minority community, how about demanding some slave reperations for every black in the world living or dead or related to someone living or dead and demand a commission on evry transaction.

BTW you´re welcome.


Reply 37 - Posted by: god of irony, 11/10/2012 5:50:13 PM     (No. 9005852)

Oh the irony. It is because of their political choice that they communities are in such sad shape.


Reply 38 - Posted by: yuban, 11/10/2012 5:53:56 PM     (No. 9005858)

Black voters deserve what they get, another four years of slavery to the Dems.


Reply 39 - Posted by: Hamrman, 11/10/2012 5:56:02 PM     (No. 9005869)

Excuse me...?


Reply 40 - Posted by: lakerman1, 11/10/2012 5:58:33 PM     (No. 9005876)

I don´t quite understand what Jackson has in mind. What is he suggesting??


Reply 41 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 11/10/2012 5:59:04 PM     (No. 9005877)

Latinos to Obama Claus: gimme goodies
Blacks to Obama Claus: gimme goodies
Working Class Whites to Obama Claus: give my Union goodies
White Liberals to Obama Claus: gimme revenge against the wealthy/Christians
That pretty much sums up the election.


Reply 42 - Posted by: Knotwyrkin, 11/10/2012 6:01:09 PM     (No. 9005884)

Don´t worry, now that 0baman has "more flexibility" he will work on repealing the 22nd amendment to the constitution.


Reply 43 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 11/10/2012 6:02:27 PM     (No. 9005886)

Liberal women to Obama Claus: gimme goodies for my lady parts. Etc etc etc.


Reply 44 - Posted by: Evocatus, 11/10/2012 6:06:18 PM     (No. 9005894)

Ok, so they voted. It takes, what, around two hours? So give them $20 bucks and call it even.

Put your hand back in your pocket RevRum Jackash.


Reply 45 - Posted by: artsy, 11/10/2012 6:08:19 PM     (No. 9005899)

That´s just Jesse being Jesse. He´s drumming up business. Hey, maybe we should give every black person a white slave. Oh wait...


Reply 46 - Posted by: CEP, 11/10/2012 6:29:02 PM     (No. 9005954)

So now we know where his son got the mental disease. They both need to be committed and put into the same room.


Reply 47 - Posted by: hoosierblue, 11/10/2012 6:40:05 PM     (No. 9005972)

Worthless,lazy black people who want to live on the backs of real Americans who go out and work for what they get. They keep proving that almost all of their race is scum.


Reply 48 - Posted by: jeffreyabigail, 11/10/2012 6:41:43 PM     (No. 9005975)

... and 70% of our children are raised by single mothers, most of whom are on welfare (Bush´s fault, of course).


Reply 49 - Posted by: dadofboys, 11/10/2012 6:42:04 PM     (No. 9005976)

I have said it before and will say it again, Why the Hell didnt you pick your own Cotton???


Reply 50 - Posted by: mitzi, 11/10/2012 6:52:17 PM     (No. 9005993)

They already got their phones and food stamps.


Reply 51 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 11/10/2012 6:53:31 PM     (No. 9005995)

JJ, that sounds like blackmail. Your people voted to get something in return ?

It´s like the woman who received a free house on extreme makeover, plus food and a place for her food pantry, and managed to go into foreclosure because ´she didn´t get enough donations´ She went on TV to get more stuff thrown at her.


Reply 52 - Posted by: steelbreeze, 11/10/2012 7:01:10 PM     (No. 9006008)

hell they are already getting all sorts of ´free stuff´including obAma phones


Reply 53 - Posted by: Coy860, 11/10/2012 7:11:17 PM     (No. 9006023)

White working, tax paying Americans would like to see a "return" on their "investments" in the black community over the last 50 years.
One of which is Head Start.. or is it Head STOP?


Reply 54 - Posted by: Peacekeeper_US, 11/10/2012 7:26:24 PM     (No. 9006046)

Self-Ordained Revruns rarely make history!


Reply 55 - Posted by: dittohead, 11/10/2012 7:31:46 PM     (No. 9006054)

Voter suppression? The results I see coming in show a higher percentage of ballots cast then registered voters. Really sounds like the vote was suppressed, huh.


Reply 56 - Posted by: DARling, 11/10/2012 7:38:33 PM     (No. 9006061)

I am becoming a racist. I admit it. I wasn´t one until Obama, Jackson, Eric Holder, the New Blak Panthers and Trayvon´s pathetic, opportunistic parents made me one.

I now expect a flash mob gone awry to be black kids, without even having to see the video. I expect the person who calls 911 over an order of fries or nuggets to be black, and am right 99% of the time. When I hear about unacceptable behavior in Detroit, Baltimore, Newark or Chicago, I just know what color the perpetrator is.

If you think my wallet entitles you to an Obama phone or just Obama money, then I know your race.

Is it racist to make judgments on what you see, when the people involved are always black? If so, call me a racist.


Reply 57 - Posted by: cym rhondda, 11/10/2012 8:18:38 PM     (No. 9006116)

“We’re happy and full of pride...“but our houses remain raggedy … our schools remain closed.”

Hey! Jesse how is that Budweiser franchise coming along? Are the child support payments still on time? How is your son doing with his plea deal on those Federal corruption charges? You hypocrite.


Reply 58 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 11/10/2012 8:36:02 PM     (No. 9006138)

Mr Jackson forgets that it was not only Blacks that voted for Obama, but Hispanics, and quite a few folks of other ethnic backgrounds, and even a few Caucasians. He is a
sickening ,bigoted racist. Sure brought up his son right, didn´t he. Nope.


Reply 59 - Posted by: noproblems, 11/10/2012 8:54:31 PM     (No. 9006156)

as long as the white guys pay for it


Reply 60 - Posted by: billa, 11/10/2012 9:23:39 PM     (No. 9006188)

This is hilarious...what apparently the perennially (sp?) stupid dyed-in-the-wool Dems, 99% of the blacks, and other entitled minorities do not even comprehend is that their vote is entirely taken for granted. Since BO no longer has to pander them and "promise them stuff", their lot is going to get a lot worse.

And threatening businesses to hire more blacks is seriously not going to happen because as more over-qualified whites become unemployed they will take the jobs once held by blacks. Also, the ubiquitous cloud of discrimination law suits by blacks seriously hinders their employability.

Finally, why would any employer hire someone who lives (tolerates) in a "raggedy" community, does not raise and educate their numerous kids from different daddies, wear pants below their back side, speak in ebonics and reveres gangs and gangsta rap?

And as a prior poster noted, the media coverage of soaring black on white crime, rioting, looting, flash mobbing and gangsta crime video taped and spread on the internet only cements either prior stereotypes about blacks or develops that prejudice among whites.

So they not only vote for their own destruction but secure it by behaving like barbarians.


Reply 61 - Posted by: loyalreader, 11/10/2012 10:31:19 PM     (No. 9006253)

Jesse - Voter Suppression of Blacks? Is that why Cleveland and Philadelphia had 100% turn outs in many of their districts and St Lucie County Florida had 141% turn out. Why more blacks voted in this election than there are blacks.


Reply 62 - Posted by: kono, 11/10/2012 10:58:16 PM     (No. 9006289)

Propaganda piece from Chicago´s ´newspaper of record´...


Reply 63 - Posted by: Bobn.T, 11/10/2012 11:37:27 PM     (No. 9006320)

Reparations now - or cities will burn.


Reply 64 - Posted by: noddy, 11/11/2012 12:23:41 AM     (No. 9006355)

Revvum, I wouldn´t even give you a dead mouse that the cat dragged in. And don´t expect anything better from other white ´´folks´´. We´ve had it up to here with you, your black president, and blacks looking for handouts. We´re trying to save ourselves from what your kind and your black president did to us, and there´s no room in our lifeboat.


Reply 65 - Posted by: tomishere, 11/11/2012 12:33:35 AM     (No. 9006358)

in reading the posts I agree with some of you about the pathology of the inner city, it is in many ways a true enslavement. Say what you want about the minorities at least there smart enough to vote, which is more then we can say about conservatives, our coalition was to stupid to vote.



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CNN has uncovered exclusive new information about what is allegedly happening at the CIA, in the wake of the deadly Benghazi terror attack. Four Americans, including Ambassador Christopher Stevens, were killed in the assault by armed militants last September 11 in eastern Libya. Sources now tell CNN dozens of people working for the CIA were on the ground that night, and that the agency is going to great lengths to make sure whatever it was doing, remains a secret. CNN has learned the CIA is involved in what one source calls an unprecedented attempt to keep the spy

Benghazi Hearing: Special Ops
Commander Said He Was Traveling,
Had ‘Unreliable Communications’

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PJ Media, by Bridget Johnson    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 7/31/2013 8:07:31 PM     Post Reply
The former commander of special operations in Northern Africa told a closed-door briefing today that he was largely detached from events the night of the Benghazi attack as he was traveling at the time. The testimony of Col. George H. Bristol, USMC, Former Commander, Joint Special Operations Task Force-Trans Sahara, Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command Africa, had been eagerly anticipated by members of Congress. Originally, lawmakers had been told by the Defense Department that he had retired — the actual date is Aug. 1, an “administrative error” according to the Pentagon — and that they didn’t have

John McCain: Hillary´s a ´rock
star,´ Fox is ´schizophrenic´

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Washington Examiner, by Paul Bedard    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 7/31/2013 6:58:18 PM     Post Reply
Arizona Sen. John McCain was the Republican Party´s 2008 presidential nominee and he still wants the keys to the Oval Office. But he is beginning to sound more like a fan of likely 2016 Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. "She´s a rock star," he said in a newly released interview. "She has, maybe not glamour, but certainly the aura of someone widely regarded throughout the world," he added in a reference to her work as secretary of State. McCain, reportedly trying to win back his reputation as a GOP maverick, was asked by the New Republic

Huma partly blamed herself over
Weiner´s sexting, friends say

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New York Post, by Sally Goldenberg & Leonard Greene    Original Article
Posted By: MissMolly- 8/1/2013 5:17:56 AM     Post Reply
Serial sexter Anthony Weiner’s wife partly blamed herself last year when her horndog husband confessed to her that he was at it again. Friends and family told People magazine that Huma Abedin was kicking herself at the time for bailing out of couples counseling and focusing more on their newborn baby boy. But, thanks to a new round of joint therapy that continues even now, the couple was able to put the relapse behind them. “They really became a unit, and she feels much closer to Anthony now,” a relative told the magazine. That’s a long way from how Abedin

Oprah Decries Americans´ Ignorance
on Civil Rights, Laments ´Millions´
of Blacks Lynched

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Breitbart´s Big Hollywood, by Ben Shapiro    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 8/1/2013 10:49:27 AM     Post Reply
In preparation for the release of Oscar-bait film The Butler, Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, and director Lee Daniels (Precious) sat down with Parade magazine. The film chronicles a butler (Whitaker) who works in the White House through seven administrations. Winfrey plays the butler’s wife. In the interview, Winfrey explained her sadness that so few Americans know about the history of the civil rights movement: “They don’t know diddly-squat. Diddly-squat.” She then said of the historic use of the n-word, “I always think of the millions of people who heard that as their last

US to temporarily shut down
embassies around the world
Sunday amid security concerns

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Fox News, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 8/1/2013 7:39:58 PM     Post Reply
The United States will temporarily shut down its embassies and consulates around the world Sunday, including those in Iraq, Afghanistan and Egypt, as a precautionary measure, the State Department said Thursday. State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf did not say how long the international installations would stay closed -- only that the decision was taken “out of an abundance of caution and care for our employees and others who may be visiting.” Sunday is a normal workday in many Arab and Middle Eastern countries. Embassies in Europe and Latin America would be shuttered that day anyway.

Obama´s Creeping Authoritarianism
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Wall Street Journal, by Daniel Henninger    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 7/31/2013 9:41:29 PM     Post Reply
If we learned anything about Barack Obama in his first term it is that when he starts repeating the same idea over and over, what´s on his mind is something else. The first term´s over-and-over subject was "the wealthiest 1%." Past some point, people wondered why he kept beating these half-dead horses. After the election, we knew. It was to propagandize the targeted voting base that would provide his 4% popular-vote margin of victory—very young voters and minorities. They believed. He won. The second-term over-and-over, elevated in his summer speech tour, is the shafting of the middle class. But

Global warming is happening
is ´10 times faster than at any
time in the Earth´s history´,
climate experts claim

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Daily Mail (UK), by Sarah Griffiths    Original Article
Posted By: Scottyboy- 8/2/2013 9:40:03 AM     Post Reply
American scientists claim the planet is undergoing one of the largest changes in climate in the past 65 million years. Climatologists at Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment have warned the likely rate of change over the next century will be at least 10 times quicker than any climate shift since the dinosaurs became extinct. If the trend continues at its current rapid pace, it will place significant stress on terrestrial ecosystems around the world, and many species will need to make behavioral, evolutionary or geographic adaptations to survive, they said.

Christie turns down Sen.
Paul over beer summit offer

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Fox News, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 8/1/2013 1:17:57 PM     Post Reply
[Video] Ouch. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie turned down an offer by Sen. Rand Paul to join him for a beer and bury the hatchet in their ongoing -- and very public -- feud. "I´m running for re-election in New Jersey. I don´t really have time for that at the moment," Christie said in an interview on a local radio station. The New Jersey governor said if he finds himself in Washington, "I´ll certainly look him up." But he added: "I don´t suspect I´ll be there anytime soon. I´ve got work to do here."

Kevin Spacey: Actor says Americans
don’t appreciate Obama’s greatness

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Washington Times, by Cheryl K. Chumley    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 7/31/2013 7:22:40 PM     Post Reply
Hollywood actor Kevin Spacey — whose most recent work includes the psychological thriller, “House of Cards,” about an unethical congressman — said in a recent interview that most Americans just aren’t grasping President Obama’s greatness. “President Obama will go down as having passed some of the most historic bills in the history of this country,” he said, in a recent talk with Hot Press magazine. “That despite constant knee-jerk opposition from the Republicans. A lot of people don’t realize how much he’s done in the most difficult circumstances.” Mr. Spacey is far less appreciative of Congress. “It’s maybe interesting


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