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Hillary Clinton FAINTS
and suffers concussion just
days after insisting she´s
not too old to run for
President in 2016

Associated Press, by Staff

Original Article

Posted By:JoniTx, 12/16/2012 8:41:27 AM

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has suffered a concussion after a fainting fit Saturday morning and is now recovering at home, officials said today. (Snip) ´Senator Kerry was relieved to hear that the Secretary is on the mend, but he insisted that given her condition, she could not and should not appear on Thursday as previously planned, and that the nation´s best interests are served by the report and hearings proceeding as scheduled with senior officials appearing in her place.´

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[This article appears in the Daily Mail, UK]

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Scottyboy, 12/16/2012 8:51:00 AM     (No. 9068794)

Scandal and cover-up has followed this witch for decades.
Providing testimonty to congress is part of her job description. If she cannot fulfill the duties of her office she needs to step down until such time that she can.

Seems to me she is taking a page from the Janet Reno playbook who also played this card when she was supposed to testify regarding Waco or one of the other criminal debacles during the Clinton years.

This woman (Madam Hillary) is a disgrace, transparent phoney and embarassment to our nation - as is her boss Barry and her old man Bill.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 12/16/2012 8:52:20 AM     (No. 9068797)

It seems to me that I remember another person, GHW Bush, vomiting at a State dinner and then keeling over. It has nothing to do with age people. My daughter is an RN and she tells me that these bugs can hit older persons very badly. And given this country´s dependence on antibiotics that themselves can be harmful, these bugs are only going to get worse as time goes by.

I despise this woman´s unethical behaviour and all the evil she has helped to perpetuate against our country with every fiber of my heart and soul. But I can´t fault her here if she is really sick. If she is proved to be faking something to get out of testifying though, all bets are off.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: WhamDBambam, 12/16/2012 8:54:39 AM     (No. 9068801)

She probably finally caught a good look at herself in the mirror.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: cartcart, 12/16/2012 8:56:39 AM     (No. 9068805)

I hope she will be OK. Let´s see her notes.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 12/16/2012 8:57:49 AM     (No. 9068808)

It appears that the NFL is not the only institution struggling with traumatic head injury.

As a federal employee she will, no doubt, be required to take a post incident drug/alcohol screening.

Not !

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Screwgun, 12/16/2012 9:03:49 AM     (No. 9068819)

She must have had a bad ice cube.

Hillary, step one is "We admitted we were powerless over alcohol-that our lives had become unmanageable".

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Reply 7 - Posted by: ramona, 12/16/2012 9:05:57 AM     (No. 9068825)

Have Bill and Chelsea rushed to her side? That should tell us how serious this is.
Ramona (the Pest)

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Reply 8 - Posted by: nevernaught, 12/16/2012 9:09:33 AM     (No. 9068829)

With her history of deception and lying, how can you believe anything she says. Just put off the hearings until after the Coronation and then force her to appear. People died and she lied.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: mort, 12/16/2012 9:09:58 AM     (No. 9068831)

To all who believe this story, I have a bridge in Brooklyn for sale. Call me.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: shurnuff, 12/16/2012 9:11:47 AM     (No. 9068840)

She was probably running through enemy bullets, causing her to "faint" and get a "concussion" - concussions are notoriously diagnosed after a fall in which someone claims to have struck the head and claims nausea.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Cat Ballou, 12/16/2012 9:39:38 AM     (No. 9068891)

Let´s weigh this...... faint & concussion now, & know that most if not all of her adoring fans won´t give a fig in 2016. And know the Republicans have once again been out flanked. There are good, strong people out there, unfortunately they "ain´t" running the Republican party. Allen, Sarah, Herman, Newt, where are you?

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Reply 12 - Posted by: curious1, 12/16/2012 9:43:18 AM     (No. 9068895)

No mention of how they ´know´ she was concussed. She isn´t in the hospital. Resting at home. Postpone the meeting a week and make her testify then!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Patchy Groundfog, 12/16/2012 9:45:19 AM     (No. 9068899)

Drudge´s photo choices of Hillary are deliciously devilish.

He strongly implies that she has a drink problem. If you Drudge, you know that he wouldn´t bother if it wasn´t true but a direct accusation would get the usual denials. And so he lets the quantity and frequency of incidents speak for themselves.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: ratslayer, 12/16/2012 9:57:37 AM     (No. 9068931)

The prospect of "testifying under oath" can cause all manner of maladies in Clintons. No examination required. I made my diagnosis, without medical training,from 1,000 miles. Simply a staged sinking spell.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Nimby, 12/16/2012 10:06:39 AM     (No. 9068973)

Excuses! Excuses!

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Reply 16 - Posted by: harleynyc, 12/16/2012 10:19:16 AM     (No. 9068990)



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Reply 17 - Posted by: harleynyc, 12/16/2012 10:20:33 AM     (No. 9068992)

no hospital visit ?
typical clint-toon scam.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Aunt Agnes, 12/16/2012 10:22:38 AM     (No. 9069001)

All right, let´s be scientific about this - has she been seen by a doctor? Remember a few years ago a young, healthy actress had a minor head injury while skiing & wasn´t treated. She died a day later. Since then, we are all aware that head injuries can be VERY serious. Now we are constantly told that Hillary is soooo smart. If she hasn´t seen a doctor, it seems she is gambling with her health. And while we are on the subject - about her HEAVY traveling schedule: have other SOS traveled this much - as in constantly? Where is her work product? What are the results of so much travel? Or is she just sight-seeing on the tax-payer dime & avoids going home to Bill. Maybe she´s afraid of what she might catch him doing while he´s home "alone."

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Reply 19 - Posted by: FlyRight, 12/16/2012 10:32:48 AM     (No. 9069018)

Ha.! Half of Westchester county knows what he´s doing
Home alone. He does it right out in public and he ain´t alone.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: antiquegolf, 12/16/2012 10:36:23 AM     (No. 9069030)

Piaps has a track record of telling outrageous lies. She
seems to have a make believe anecdote for every occasion. The most outrageous of which is, "I dodged machine gun fire on the tarmac in Bosnia. She told that whopper multiple times before journalist Cheryl Akkisson of CBS humiliated hillary with the truth of the matter. Piaps also tells big lies everytime she is up against political embarrassment or connection with a criminal matter. Recall her Whitewater testimony. Now here comes the concussion story. Any reasonable person knows she´s lying about the concussion so she can dodge testifying on Libya. The concussion prattle is piaps versIon of "my dog ate my homework." It is very disturbing that the corrupt press covers for this shameful woman on demand. The press must have lost all self respect.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 12/16/2012 10:38:13 AM     (No. 9069038)

As one who has been a student of this student of Alinsky and Marx, I´ll admit that this is probably a legitimate diagnosis. Even a casual observer would agree that she does have a well documented history of feinting.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: capt scurvey, 12/16/2012 10:53:23 AM     (No. 9069065)

Neither Hillary nor Rice will be testifying under oath, thank you...

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Reply 23 - Posted by: vhs68, 12/16/2012 11:02:55 AM     (No. 9069078)

How convenient!!! This will fit right in with her standard "I don´t recall" answer to all the Bengazi questions.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: G-Tom, 12/16/2012 11:25:21 AM     (No. 9069119)

Tell the PIAPS to "put some ice on it" and get to testifying.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: otronome, 12/16/2012 11:47:59 AM     (No. 9069160)

A clear case of Benghazitis. Cured by avoiding any contact with parties that might seek truth and have subpoena power.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 12/16/2012 11:57:47 AM     (No. 9069180)

How long has she been doing this sort of drama to get out of trouble? Go all the way back to White Water and Vince Foster scandals- this woman is a lying, thieving, witch and should be nowhere near public service.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: NancyBee, 12/16/2012 12:05:24 PM     (No. 9069199)

She´s taken a page from my grandmother´s advice book. Grandma, a perfect Southern lady
said, "If a lady gets in an embarrassing position, she should just FAINT".

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Reply 28 - Posted by: zzzghy, 12/16/2012 12:16:18 PM     (No. 9069227)

The piaps is obviously lying in an attempt to run for cover. Her creepy old man pulled a similar stunt with a phony-baloney ankle injury.

Having said this, I completely concur with what Poster #7 is suggesting. When it starts to show -- and in hillary´s situation, it is, definitely -- the time is long passed where it can be hidden or swept under the rug. The piaps is now dealing with a serious elephant in the parlor, with no pun intended.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: Italiano, 12/16/2012 12:36:08 PM     (No. 9069257)

Landed flat on her ass, no doubt.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: jj1319, 12/16/2012 12:48:43 PM     (No. 9069274)

Thanks, #29. 100% accurate.

OTOH, this incident could be responsible for the revival of the entire US economy. Once the advantages of fainting are fully embraced, the "Fainting Couch" business will come roaring back with a vengeance. Happy days are just around the corner.

Fainting has ALWAYS been a scam, an attempt to buy time, curry sympathy and change the subject.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: Ida Lil, 12/16/2012 12:55:59 PM     (No. 9069287)

Oh my since when has intelligence been tied to body mirror images? Deplore her actions but don´t base mental capacity on mirror body images.
Hillary is has declared she is too old to run and she probably knows best.
How convienient that Viet. hero kerry is going to be the next best presidential candidate --he is so recycled. Does his elevation predict black will be non acceptable 2016?

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Reply 32 - Posted by: PageTurner, 12/16/2012 1:03:13 PM     (No. 9069299)

Question: Was it a drunken bender? Or were objects, once again, flying, in Chez Clinton and she got beaned on a ricochet rebound?

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Reply 33 - Posted by: Keekng, 12/16/2012 1:15:09 PM     (No. 9069313)

Poor Hillary is so misunderstood. She is Definitely ready to be prez....she just isn´t ready to talk about Benghazi. There are priorities, you know.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: franq, 12/16/2012 2:07:08 PM     (No. 9069369)

Would Sir Edmund behave any differently, concussion or no?

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Reply 35 - Posted by: harper, 12/16/2012 2:48:03 PM     (No. 9069419)

I tried the same gambit to get out of school as a teenager...

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Reply 36 - Posted by: The Advocate, 12/16/2012 2:52:23 PM     (No. 9069424)

If she did not go to hospital she is faking it.
Republicans should demand medical records of incident.
Kerry should be swift boated again-traitorous gigolo is not a resume for SOS.
Kakistocracy and kleptocracy on full display.

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Reply 37 - Posted by: SaguaroJack, 12/16/2012 2:56:09 PM     (No. 9069428)

Too old. Too ugly, too.

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Reply 38 - Posted by: rocket scientist, 12/16/2012 3:27:30 PM     (No. 9069459)

Dittos #39 - That ugly old hag is getting a little long in the tooth to have any kind of "responsible" job, let alone SOS. Her job description should be POS.

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Reply 39 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 12/16/2012 3:53:17 PM     (No. 9069492)

I do not believe we are being told the truth.
As the top official in the U>S> State Dept, had she truly fell and hit her head hard enough to cause a concussion, she would have been taken to a hospital for appropriate diagnosis and treatment. Who diagnosed the
concussion and why was Mrs Clinton not put under observation to preclude a worse injury.
You readers figure it out for yourselves. Just a hint, it never happened the way the media reported. Who incurs a concussion and
is NOT taken for further treatment to insure
nothing else occurred.


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Reply 40 - Posted by: Heraclitus, 12/16/2012 6:18:31 PM     (No. 9069732)

On #14´s hint, i made an excursion to Drudge and read a few articles. In one there´s mention of two doctors who sound so very serious about piaps´s need to stay home and rest up.

Sounds like a kindergartener.

We all know this is a feint not a faint. She is a pathological liar, like so many (probably all) in her left-wing party, since the End Justifies the Means.

In any event, someone ought to make sure she knows that alcohol is dehydrating.

Call your Senators and tell them HRC must show up for hearings.

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Reply 41 - Posted by: bighambone, 12/16/2012 8:05:25 PM     (No. 9069834)

When you deal with facts, coincidences are a non starter, until they are proven otherwise.

This is too much of a coincidence that has not been proven to be a coincidence, so until then it is prudent to think that Hillary Clinton is hiding out from the Congressional Committee that is looking into the Benghazi.

There is no news about what medical attention Hillary Clinton received following her fainting spell and concussion, or that she was in hospital.

The facts concerning the Benghazi attack must be pretty bad, and thus Clinton cannot politically allow herself to have anything to do publicly with what is probably gross incompetence by higher ups in Washington, D.C.

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Reply 42 - Posted by: Trigger2, 12/17/2012 5:19:59 AM     (No. 9070205)

If she´s not too old to run for president, then she´s not too old to tell the truth for a change.

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Casual marijuana use may come with some not-so-casual side effects. For the first time ever, researchers at Northwestern University have analyzed the relationship between casual use of marijuana and brain changes – and found that young adults who used cannabis just once or twice a week showed significant abnormalities in two important brain structures. The study’s findings, to be published Wednesday in the Journal of Neuroscience, are similar to those of past research linking chronic, long-term marijuana use with mental illness and changes in brain development. Dr. Hans Breiter, co-senior study author, said he was inspired to look at the effects of casual

Has Rush Limbaugh Finally
Reached the End Of The Road?

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Forbes Magazine, by Rick Ungar    Original Article
Posted By: EveningStar- 4/16/2014 7:24:05 PM     Post Reply
Like him or hate him, there is no disputing that Rush Limbaugh’s very special brand of mixing right-wing politics with his flare for entertainment has produced one of the most successful radio programs in the medium’s long history. Whatever the burning political question of the day, millions of Americans have relished the opportunity to tune into Rush’s program, knowing that he would quickly take that hot potato, throw a few gallons of verbal kerosene into the mix and elevate the matter into a five alarm fire with a just a few well-chosen words spoken in the style only Rush Limbaugh could

Which Actor Portrays The
Best James Bond?

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American Spectator, by Jonah Goldberg and Taki Theodoracopulos    Original Article
Posted By: Drive- 4/16/2014 11:20:22 AM     Post Reply
Look, everyone loves Sean Connery, particularly Sean Connery. That’s why he plays Sean Connery in every movie he’s in. People love that Scottish brogue so much, they don’t mind that he has it when he plays Juan Sánchez Villa-Lobos Ramírez, an immortal Spaniard in Highlander. The guy even won an Oscar for playing an Irish cop with a Scottish accent. Talk about sexist double standards: Meryl Streep has to master foreign dialects to get her golden statuettes. Connery just has to show up on time. In economics you devalue a currency by printing too much of it. In film you

White babies just 15 months old show racial
bias when picking playmates, study found

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Daily Mail (U.K.), by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 4/15/2014 10:23:35 PM     Post Reply
Toddlers show racial bias when picking playmates, a study reveals. They also take account of how fairly others behave. Researchers tested the reaction of white 15-month-olds as toys were distributed. Two white adults divided the toys, one equally and the other unequally. Seventy per cent of the toddlers chose to play with the researcher who distributed the toys fairly. But in a second test, when one researcher favoured a white recipient over an Asian one, they picked the ‘fair’ researcher less often, the journal Frontiers in Psychology reports. And the babies are more likely to help those who share the same ethnicity, which is known as

Atlanta Braves flooded with Hank
Aaron hate mail: He’s a ‘s*****g’

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Washington Times (D.C.), by Cheryl K. Chumley    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/15/2014 3:23:19 PM     Post Reply
Hank Aaron’s recent comments about the need for America to realize that racism is still very much alive and thriving — only now due to those who wear “neckties and starched shirts” rather than KKK hoods — has sparked an angry backlash and many fans are turning the tables, calling the baseball legend himself a racist. “Hank Aaron is a s*****g piece of [expletive] [racial slur],” one man said in an email to the Atlanta Braves’ front office, one of the teams Mr. Aaron used to play for, CBS News reported. “My old man instilled in my mind from a

White is not right: Campus admins ask
for help weeding out white people

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Daily Caller, by Robby Soave    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/15/2014 7:47:18 PM     Post Reply
Western Washington University sent a questionnaire to students asking them for advice on how the administration could succeed at making sure that in future years, “we are not as white as we are today.” The question notes that WWU’s racial make up does not perfectly reflect the nation at large, and asks students to consider strategies that other universities have used to focus on skin color as the paramount indicator of a student-applicant’s worth. The president of WWU has stated that his explicit goal is to reduce the white population on campus, according to Campus Reform. “I’ve said before and I’ll say it

If a nuclear bomb exploded in downtown
Washington, what should you do?

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The Week, by Marc Ambinder    Original Article
Posted By: MissMolly- 4/15/2014 4:51:46 AM     Post Reply
Funny question in the headline, yes? But since President Obama worries more about the threat of terrorists´ improvised nuclear device going off in a major American city than anything Russia can throw at us, I was wondering if the government had deigned to share with us citizens any tips for, you know, surviving something their own intelligence points to as the likeliest unlikely Black Swan event. Well, no. And yes. No — very few people in Washington, D.C., who work for the government have any idea what they would do if a 10-kiloton nuclear device exploded at the intersection of 16th and K

Obama taps gay bishop to wrap Easter
Prayer Breakfast with invocation

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Washington Times, by Cheryl K. Chumley    Original Article
Posted By: jackson- 4/15/2014 9:25:28 AM     Post Reply
When President Obama needed a preacher to fulfill the closing prayer duties at the annual White House Easter Prayer Breakfast, he turned to none other than the Episcopal Church’s first openly gay bishop — who said he was as shocked as anyone at the appointment. The Right Rev. Gene Robinson said in a tweet, accompanied by a photo of Mr. Obama behind a podium at the event: “POTUS ‘preaches’ at the Easter prayer breakfast. Then, out of the blue, asks ME to close with prayer. OMG!” Newsmax said he also emphasized that the words he chose to close the breakfast


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