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Angry McCain ups ante, calls
Paul, Cruz ´wacko birds´

Washington Examiner, by Paul Bedard

Original Article

Posted By:KarenJ1, 3/8/2013 9:16:49 AM

Elder Sen. John McCain, who this week engaged in friendly fire when he launched his "maverick" missiles at fellow Republicans seeking clarification on the administration´s drone policies, has upped the ante, deriding Tea Party-backed GOP lawmakers as "wacko birds." McCain, who hit the Senate floor Thursday to belittle Sen. Rand Paul´s filibuster, which succeeded in getting an answer from President Obama that drones won´t be used to kill Americans on U.S. soil, even suggested that the Kentucky senator and his allies, like Texas Sen. Ted Cruz and Michigan Rep. Justin Amash, don´t represent the GOP mainstream.

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Someone with a spine needs to tell this 0bama lovin´ jerk to shut up. He helps 0bama every day and plays right into his hands when he comes out and behaves like a complete fool. Does McConnell have the stomach to do it?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: CEP, 3/8/2013 9:22:42 AM     (No. 9214674)

Is McCain suffering from dementia? I guess that mini-me Graham must have me to dementia.


Reply 2 - Posted by: Newtsche, 3/8/2013 9:24:02 AM     (No. 9214682)

He´s a thumb with a face on it and a brain to match.


   

 

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Reply 3 - Posted by: OperaBuff, 3/8/2013 9:26:44 AM     (No. 9214690)

It is indeed telling that McCain´s first objection to GOP Senator Rand Paul and GOP Senator Ted Cruz is not the manner in which they are performing their sworn Constitutional duty, but that he believes they stole the "media megaphone" away from him.

Could McCain make it any more plain where his true priorities lie?


Reply 4 - Posted by: LudicrousSextus, 3/8/2013 9:27:28 AM     (No. 9214692)

McCain...unfortunately...has reached that stage of life known as ´past it´.

At some point he may have been relevant, but if he´s what passes for relevant in conservative territory these days - we´re in trouble.


Reply 5 - Posted by: blizzard, 3/8/2013 9:29:05 AM     (No. 9214697)

Go to hell you senile buzzard.


Reply 6 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 3/8/2013 9:29:22 AM     (No. 9214699)

He is the reason the we have Obama for President. He would rather fight with people in his own party then the Democrats. If he had not kissed up to Obama with he was running for President, I might have voted for him. Instead we had not the lesser of two evils, we just had two evils , and neither was worth voting for. No choice for the highest post in the land.


Reply 7 - Posted by: oldmagnolia, 3/8/2013 9:30:16 AM     (No. 9214702)

I can´t wait for the day that this miserable worm is kicked out of the senate. He should be recalled. Arizona, are you listening??? Do one for the country and send him to pasture.


   

 

  


 
Reply 8 - Posted by: JAN, 3/8/2013 9:32:59 AM     (No. 9214708)

Looks like papa mc cain caught the crazy gene from daughter meghan.


Reply 9 - Posted by: athina, 3/8/2013 9:35:27 AM     (No. 9214718)

booo hisss, John McCain. We´re done with you.


Reply 10 - Posted by: saryden, 3/8/2013 9:37:32 AM     (No. 9214723)

It appears Sen. McCain is still vying for the In-Chief spot... Narcissist-In-Chief.
Conservatives are cheering Rand Paul and Cruz.. finally, some Reps took a stand!!


Reply 11 - Posted by: NMPatriot, 3/8/2013 9:41:11 AM     (No. 9214730)

Just another RINO who´s statism ideals are being wrecked by true conservatives. Wake up Arizona!


Reply 12 - Posted by: ocho reales, 3/8/2013 9:41:25 AM     (No. 9214731)

He has stayed too long at the Ball. Like his departed buddy, Ted Kennedy, who also stayed around too long, McCain needs to retire and start a new chapter in his life. He is everything the Republican Party is not going to be in 2016 and his carping with an up and comer like Rand Paul shows just how out of touch he is. Know when to leave the Ball, John. You have already stayed too long.


   

 

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Clinger, 3/8/2013 9:42:02 AM     (No. 9214732)

And my friend, just where has the outreached hand to the ever leftward drifting democrats further away from coustitutional values and rule of law been getting us?


Reply 14 - Posted by: iamtinman, 3/8/2013 9:44:13 AM     (No. 9214738)

McCain and Graham are yesterday. Someone should tell them that they aren´t relevent anymore. Actually I think they know, they´re just hanging on by the tips of their fingers hoping nobody will noti.


Reply 15 - Posted by: QRP, 3/8/2013 9:49:05 AM     (No. 9214749)

I think its time for Senator McCain to wrap up a noteworthy career and retire to Arizona to spend time with family and friends and enjoy the rest of his life in leisure.


Reply 16 - Posted by: Whamdbambam, 3/8/2013 9:49:35 AM     (No. 9214751)

He and Miss Lindsey are just stamping their little feet in frustration because the filibuster stole their dinnah-wit-de-Perzzy headlines. Poor dears.


Reply 17 - Posted by: RightShoe, 3/8/2013 9:51:48 AM     (No. 9214757)

I suggest that we temper our anger towards this man. Don´t allow him to be cast as a victim.

Let him continue to self destruct.

There is a significant move afoot in Arizona right now to replace such RINOs. McCain´s behavior today will only help us succeed.


   

 

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Reply 18 - Posted by: justavoter, 3/8/2013 9:53:38 AM     (No. 9214761)

I wonder if Jim Demint is working on a replacement candidate for little Lindsey in SC? That would send old far! McCain a message.


Reply 19 - Posted by: Teleologicus, 3/8/2013 9:56:10 AM     (No. 9214767)

Too bad Senator McCain cannot seem to muster the same energy and invective to use against Barack Obama and his conspiracy of radical Leftists who are busy "fundamentally transforming the United States of America" right under McCain´s self-righteous nose.

McCain, we remember, is the presidential candidate who assured Americans that his opponent Barack Obama was a fine man and a loyal American who would make a good president.

Senator McCain has never truly appreciated what America is dealing with in the person of Barack Obama and his confederates. He has been fighting the last war the entire time. He is too old, too behind the times, and too set in his ways to help, much less to lead in the fight against the Obama extremists who are intent upon changing the very nature of American government and life.

He can neither lead, follow, nor get out of the way. He is an obstacle and a impediment. He provides aid and comfort to the enemy but is so totally clueless he doe not even realize what he is doing.

Please go away, Senator McCain. Hanging around much longer will only besmirch your years of service and stain your legacy.


Reply 20 - Posted by: Freeloader, 3/8/2013 9:56:41 AM     (No. 9214769)

Will you guys p-l-e-a-s-e quit taking McQueeg´s strawberries?...You´re beginning to make the GOP side of the Senate look like a bunch of "wacko birds"!


Reply 21 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 3/8/2013 9:58:18 AM     (No. 9214776)

John McCain, the nutty as a fruitcake Kim Jong Un of American politics.

Message to FoxNews: stop putting McCain on every show you have. I´ll change the channel everytime I see him, just like I do when the utter moron Quan Williams comes on.


Reply 22 - Posted by: FenwayFrank, 3/8/2013 9:58:30 AM     (No. 9214777)

Rand Paul´s messages after 12 hours of speaking were more cogent than McCain´s few minutes of mumbling and stumbling word strings. Just think how insane McCain could have been if he´d had a spoonful of Geritol first.


   

 



 
Reply 23 - Posted by: msjena, 3/8/2013 9:58:57 AM     (No. 9214778)

McCain is on the wrong side of history. Too bad he didn´t use some of his vitriol on Obama.


Reply 24 - Posted by: killerbee, 3/8/2013 9:59:43 AM     (No. 9214781)

McCain and Graham were hoping for some media love for the big Dinner with dear leader. Paul upstaged that. Good for Paul.

McCain and Graham should no longer be in office, but here we are. When someone sees one of them on the street they should turn their back. I´d love to see the cut direct from the American people aimed at these two pigs-at-the-trough.


Reply 25 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 3/8/2013 10:00:27 AM     (No. 9214784)

McCain & Jimmy Carter. They just won´t go away.


Reply 26 - Posted by: arkfamily, 3/8/2013 10:03:13 AM     (No. 9214794)

If I remember correctly, two weeks before the election in 2008, John McCain closed up the election headquarters in our city. It is at that point that I knew that John McCain was working against conservatives. All of the energy that Sarah Palin brought to the campaign, he destroyed it.

These 13 "Republican" senators should have been paying their own tab at the Kennedy hotel where they met with the President. I don´t know if they did but we taxpayers are being fed a line.


Reply 27 - Posted by: PageTurner, 3/8/2013 10:04:12 AM     (No. 9214800)

Go to heck, McVain. Just. Go.


Reply 28 - Posted by: HotRodLincoln, 3/8/2013 10:04:45 AM     (No. 9214801)

Just when you think this contemptible homunculus can´t be more obnoxious he says this!


Reply 29 - Posted by: BeatleJeff, 3/8/2013 10:11:29 AM     (No. 9214814)

You can always count on McVain and his mini-me Graham to line up on the wrong side of istory. And still he wonders why he lost to Odumbdumb!


Reply 30 - Posted by: Native Texan, 3/8/2013 10:15:11 AM     (No. 9214825)

Thanks to Rand Paul, I´ve gained a new respect for him. for what he di.
Mc Cain is the biggest suck up to the Democrats and was the worst candidate the Republicans have put up.
It´s time for him to go back home and off the National stage.


Reply 31 - Posted by: Jebediah, 3/8/2013 10:16:10 AM     (No. 9214831)

McCaine has a temper that will not quit, and while he acquits himself well under some circumstances, I can´t bear him in others. He certainly would have been better than Obama, as he holds to some ethics, but I held my nose mightily when I voted for him. On the other hand, Cruz strikes me, thus far, as just the ticket.


Reply 32 - Posted by: Seething Citizen, 3/8/2013 10:16:22 AM     (No. 9214832)

McCain calling someone else "wacko?" McCain has been a thorn in the side of America for decades. An unbalanced fraud and a narcissist! Rand Paul is a great man, a real representative of the people, doing his best, while McCain and his sissy friend, Lindsey Graham, dine with and graciously kiss the rump of 0bama. And McCain is the specific reason we are under the yoke of 0bama. Won´t this old fool ever retire?


Reply 33 - Posted by: hammondb3, 3/8/2013 10:29:55 AM     (No. 9214870)

McCain should rightly be heralded as a proud veteran who gave much to his country. But his public service has been less than stellar. As evidence, to this day I really don´t know what the man stands for. Honest to goodness, I have no clue.

That tells me all I need to know.


Reply 34 - Posted by: earlybird, 3/8/2013 10:33:40 AM     (No. 9214880)

We don´t need to go this far:

This crab armed, lump jawed, back stabbing crapweasel

We know what happened to his arm, we know what caused the disfigured jaw.

Stick with what he is doing, of which we disapprove, not how he looks, lest we appear to have ugly souls.


Reply 35 - Posted by: kahunavol, 3/8/2013 10:37:20 AM     (No. 9214890)

What a surprise that conservatives continue to be marginalized in a GOP run by people who thought he was a great candidate to be POTUS.


Reply 36 - Posted by: Italiano, 3/8/2013 10:40:25 AM     (No. 9214904)

They have something on him, no question. Or his daughter, not that there would be any surprises there.


Reply 37 - Posted by: MDConservative, 3/8/2013 10:42:18 AM     (No. 9214913)

John Mc Cain is a Republican politician. Rand Paul is the principled statesman McCain pretends to be. That whole cabal of idiots needs replacement, but they´ve almost all been recently re-elected.


Reply 38 - Posted by: OBX Pete, 3/8/2013 10:46:24 AM     (No. 9214928)

#33 Amen, amen, amen!!


Reply 39 - Posted by: pineledger, 3/8/2013 10:48:00 AM     (No. 9214938)

The pot is calling the kettle black.


Reply 40 - Posted by: yuban, 3/8/2013 11:00:21 AM     (No. 9214971)

Wow, where are all the Moderate posters? LOL


Reply 41 - Posted by: RayLRiv, 3/8/2013 11:11:13 AM     (No. 9214997)

McCain is no Goldwater, that´s for sure.


Reply 42 - Posted by: Fiesta del sol, 3/8/2013 11:28:53 AM     (No. 9215030)

I am convinced McCain ran in 2008 to get back at the conservatives who voted against him in 2000. He was so bitter, especially about South Carolina. He obviously didn´t want to win in 2008. When Palin caught fire unexpectedly, he suspended his campaign and started saying ´we shouldn´t be afraid of Barack Obama´. He ran to lose,it was worth it to put the conservatives in their place.


Reply 43 - Posted by: L.A. Guy, 3/8/2013 11:39:01 AM     (No. 9215048)

John McCain, coming soon to MSNBC.


Reply 44 - Posted by: thelmalou, 3/8/2013 11:45:07 AM     (No. 9215063)

Ye gods. This dilbert should be run out of town on a rail straight back to Arizona. Moron.


Reply 45 - Posted by: plex, 3/8/2013 11:58:48 AM     (No. 9215088)

Sadly, in AZ this year we replaced Kyl (retired) with Jeff Flake. So where is Flake?? It appears that while he ran as a conservative, he is kissing up to the establishment (McCain). I hope we do a lot better next time.


Reply 46 - Posted by: Marzon, 3/8/2013 1:00:15 PM     (No. 9215202)

The words of Cromwell come to mind: "You have sat too long for any good you have been doing. Depart, I say, and let us have done with you. In the name of God, go!"


Reply 47 - Posted by: Caveman, 3/8/2013 1:42:54 PM     (No. 9215285)

Those have got to be some really raunchy pictures of McPain and Sissy that Obozo has in his stash.


Reply 48 - Posted by: judy, 3/8/2013 3:29:23 PM     (No. 9215435)

Hey Mc the so called main stream repubs is why you, Dole & Romney lost elections...rinos are not main stream repubs.....they just play one on TV....Mc´s been around the won tooooo long. I am simply amazed how Mc trashes repubs but never never never ever trashes dems. Remember how dirty he did Bush...but praises the won...



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National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden extended his 15 minutes of fame Wednesday, as headlines tied his saga to President Barack Obama’s decision to cancel a planned summit meeting in Moscow next month with Russian President Vladimir Putin. But analysts said the talk of Snowden’s role in the cancellation obscured a more basic reality: The U.S.-Russia relationship is now so frosty that it didn’t appear the two presidents would actually accomplish enough to merit such a high-profile meeting. After four years, the much-vaunted reset in U.S.-Russian relations has devolved into a chilly standoff over issues like the Kremlin’s support for Syria

Does White House Want To Say
Who Lives Where In America?

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Investor´s Business Daily, by Editorial    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 8/8/2013 7:19:22 PM     Post Reply
Nanny State: If any question remained about the Obama White House´s appetite for running everyone´s life from Washington, it should be settled now. This administration even wants to dictate neighborhood makeup. Like your neighborhood? Don´t get used to it. The Obama Department of Housing and Urban Development might decide it wants to dictate changes. HUD is, according to Fox News, considering "a new rule that would allow the feds to track diversity in America´s neighborhoods and then push policies to change those it deems discriminatory." The proposed rule, disclosed last month by HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan at

Why can´t we talk about IQ?
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Politico, by Jason Richwine    Original Article
Posted By: Judy W.- 8/9/2013 7:10:57 AM     Post Reply
“IQ is a metric of such dubiousness that almost no serious educational researcher uses it anymore,” the Guardian’s Ana Marie Cox wrote back in May. It was a breathtakingly ignorant statement. Psychologist Jelte Wicherts noted in response that a search for “IQ test” in Google’s academic database yielded more than 10,000 hits — just for the year 2013. (Snip) There is a large discrepancy between what educated laypeople believe about cognitive science and what experts actually know. Journalists are steeped in the lay wisdom, so they are repeatedly surprised when someone forthrightly discusses the real science of mental ability.

CNN Airs “The Truth About Benghazi” –
But Fills The Story With Lies and
Deception – We Explain Why

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Conservative Treehouse, by Sundance    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 8/8/2013 7:33:16 AM     Post Reply
You can get a deconstruction of the media at many places. The people who visit the Treehouse want to see the entire context; The entire truth, as it presents. So here we go…. In any endeavor of corruption and misleading governance, the control of, and support by, the media, is an absolute necessity. The USSR needed Pravda to keep the ruse of governance for decades. The need of/by the U.S. government has steadily grown over the course of several progressive decades; but the urgency has increased exponentially over the past five years with the extremes


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