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World War II veteran dies
after North Spokane attack

Spokane-Review [WA], by Katie Gillespie

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Posted By:JoniTx, 8/22/2013 9:34:54 PM

An 88-year-old veteran is dead after he was attacked Wednesday night in North Spokane. The victim, Delbert Belton, was a World War II veteran living in Spokane, according to his family. Spokane Police said in a news release that they responded to a call of an assault at the Eagles Lodge, 6410 N. Lidgerwood. When they got there, they found Belton in his car with serious injuries to his head. He was taken to a local hospital where he died this morning from his injuries. Belton, who was called “Shorty,” by his friends, fought in the Battle of Okinawa in

This is the local coverage, with a bit more info, photos.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: chicodon, 8/22/2013 9:40:59 PM     (No. 9486836)

Of all of the myriad of black on white crimes, this one enrages me the most. I want that skinny resident at 1600 Penn to say something fast. This is his doing. We are not going to sit back and take this forever.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Pros7767, 8/22/2013 9:41:42 PM     (No. 9486839)

Listened to Mark Levin tonight talking about this. He finished by playing all the military songs. I cried like a baby.

We live in a very sick world that those who have fought and /or died for us over the years will never be able to comprehend.

My sympathies to his family. The only good news is his wife and his God were waiting for him on the other side to welcome him home.

Thank you dear man for your service.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ruready?, 8/22/2013 9:41:51 PM     (No. 9486840)

The "good" Muslims never criticize terrorists. I expect silence here as well.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Topic Thunder, 8/22/2013 9:48:29 PM     (No. 9486852)

Obama´s genocidal army is just getting in a little practice in preparation for the coming race war. That´s why Obama plays golf so much, he thinks of that little white ball as YOUR HEAD!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: nimby, 8/22/2013 9:48:30 PM     (No. 9486853)

This is what the "sons of the one" do??

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Reply 6 - Posted by: artsy, 8/22/2013 9:48:30 PM     (No. 9486854)

I agree with #1. 0bama has encouraged young black men to hate whites. He has been pounding the wedge between the races. He is a racist and we are seeing the effects of his actions.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: SheikYerBooty, 8/22/2013 9:48:50 PM     (No. 9486855)

More innocent blood on the hands of Obama, Holder, the media and the rest of the race grievance industry.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: CaptainLibra, 8/22/2013 9:51:59 PM     (No. 9486862)

I will no longer go into town (Tucson, AZ) without my CCW in my pocket. Bring it on.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: bennie, 8/22/2013 9:53:38 PM     (No. 9486864)

They could be Obama´s twin son´s.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Northern Redman, 8/22/2013 10:02:41 PM     (No. 9486878)

Where´s Jesse Jackass. He needs to spend some time rounding up his animals instead of worrying about marching.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Dalen, 8/22/2013 10:06:53 PM     (No. 9486885)

I put the blame squarely at the occupant at 1600 PA - this is ALL his doing - this is ALL his divisive talk and of course let´s not forget Al and his pal Jesse - absolutely disgusting and appalling words can´t say what I am thinking about this punks - just following the marching orders ???

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Reply 12 - Posted by: arcady, 8/22/2013 10:21:32 PM     (No. 9486901)

Seeing as how it was reported a couple days ago the DHS guy was promoting race-wars. It sure seems Civil Rights are being set back at least 50 years by the race allegedly being oppressed. It´s 2013! It´s not 1963 or even 1863.
My condolences to the family.
Thank you or your service and sacrifices sir.
God bless you!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Sanchin, 8/22/2013 10:23:01 PM     (No. 9486902)

Everyday I realize more and more the sad fact that I no longer recognize the USA.

Today we lost a Warrior to two animals that are the product of a society and culture that is running amok throughout America.

Thank you Mr. Belton for the your service and for your sacrifices. I am so very sorry that the country you defended and protected created and nurtured a cultural climate that in the end murdered you. May your soul have eternal peace.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: preciosodrogas, 8/22/2013 10:32:59 PM     (No. 9486907)

I don´t think it was a crime. It doesn´t appear to be a crime to me. These acts, Duncan, Trayvon Martin (he was not the victim, he was the aggressor and would have been charged had he not been killed), Mr. Belton, and the many, many others we have been reading about over the last 4-5 years seem more in the nature of acts of war.
The media is aware of it, they just don´t report it because they are trying to keep a lid on it hoping it can be contained. The government is trying to contain it by treating it as a crime. Every act of war can be seen as a crime under definition of criminal law, you have to look at the surrounding circumstances. The race leaders, black panthers, black separatists, community organizers, have been filling their young people with hate for decades. It´s beginning to leak out.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Bison65, 8/22/2013 10:37:49 PM     (No. 9486912)

What do you expect from Zero. He was raised by a wacko Marxist family. A mother who did all she could to screw up a son providing him with a transvestite nanny in Indonesia. His real father was likely a bisexual black communist....not named Obama. The icing on the cake was Jihad Jeremiah...that racist anti-American. Would you want that asshat to baptize your children? Obama is indeed the great divider and as close to the anti-Christ as I hope we will ever get. Zero is directly responsible for the decay of this country. Thanks you stupid voters.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: doublesharp, 8/22/2013 10:50:32 PM     (No. 9486924)

2 j frames = a NY reload. Bring it.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 8/22/2013 10:51:56 PM     (No. 9486926)

There is a national cure for this, but it will require a lot of blood to be spilled.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: STLstudent, 8/22/2013 10:54:03 PM     (No. 9486927)

White people are supposed to (1) shut up; (2) take whatever violence blacks dish out; (3) die.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: connor, 8/22/2013 11:05:14 PM     (No. 9486945)

I live in Spokane. If this can happen here it can happen anywhere. This is not the first black on white crime here. Be careful, something is going on and it will not always be reported except on Drudge and here.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: J F Ackerman, 8/22/2013 11:19:10 PM     (No. 9486959)

Rest in peace, American hero. The battle is joined and what happened to you will be avenged.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: southron, 8/22/2013 11:23:15 PM     (No. 9486963)

Again I have to ask "Was the civil rights movement a mistake?"

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Reply 22 - Posted by: smcchk, 8/22/2013 11:24:28 PM     (No. 9486964)

Is Jesse Jackson going to "frown" upon this too? That was his strong statement about the gunning down of Christopher Lane. Somewhere, I hope that George Zimmerman is finding some peace as the hypocrisy of the race-mongers is revealed. Haven´t heard from Trayvon´s parents in awhile. Their 15 minutes has expired.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: bobn.t, 8/22/2013 11:53:33 PM     (No. 9486992)

Black violence continues.
Blacks are inherently violent.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: antiquegolf, 8/22/2013 11:55:23 PM     (No. 9486995)

obama incited racial resentment, which has clearly escalated. I suspect an incident may spark riots in the street, e.g., an attack by a black mob, who are literally outgunned. Jaws are set. Tensions are approaching the breaking point. Grab a tight rein.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: Crosscut, 8/22/2013 11:59:57 PM     (No. 9486998)

Too bad he couldn´t have pulled a 45 on these urban savages. They deserve to be shot down in the street like vermin. Is this what America has spent trillions of tax dollars for? America would have achieved so much more if not for so much of it´s energy and treasure being diverted to feed, house and incarcerate almost 80% of African-Americans. Without them there would have been no Civil War and an Australian athlete and Delbert Belton would still be alive.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 8/23/2013 12:24:33 AM     (No. 9487018)

The article doesn´t mention the woman he was waiting for so that she didn´t walk in alone.

Many thanks for his service to this country.

Anyone else believe Zippy is encouraging this divide so that when the two sides shoot it out in the streets, he and EH can take control ?

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Reply 27 - Posted by: leonardo, 8/23/2013 12:27:59 AM     (No. 9487022)

What would have happened if Belton somehow pulled a legally obtained gun and shot his attackers in self-defense (he WAS murdered)? Obama would remain silent. Sharpton would organize a march for a vigil for these SOB gang-punks. Liberal media would parade racists to condemn Belton for taking the lives of innocent children like innocent Travon. They would pronounce him as suffering from dementia and anti-gun morons would start whining about how someone with Alzheimers could get a gun. Obama has intentionally divided America for his own political advantage. These murderers are ignorant drones ... tools of the black-as-victims race industry. Americans, you´d better wake up to the new Black Offensive against whitey ... you could be next

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Reply 28 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 8/23/2013 1:01:35 AM     (No. 9487035)

So, this time they did not use a gun. Anyone hear Michell malkin´s argument with that screwball Richard Fowler? Fowler mad at guns instead of the black thugs who gunned down that Aussie baseball player. Now, what they gonna blame? Beating an old man to death? Jesus H. Keerist! When are these feral beasties going to start to get tamed? Are we really in a race war on top of a religous war?

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Reply 29 - Posted by: PatPiano, 8/23/2013 1:06:45 AM     (No. 9487038)

Thank you, Sir, for your service to our country.

I was heartbroken when I heard this story on the radio today.

What has our country become?

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Reply 30 - Posted by: eorsc, 8/23/2013 1:23:37 AM     (No. 9487049)

I don´t care if they are black, white, red, yellow, brown or green, charge the parents. Both of them. It might take a generation or two, but they will get the message. Take care of your children or face the consequences. By the way, Obama has set race relations back 60 years. On purpose.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: LAW428, 8/23/2013 1:37:48 AM     (No. 9487059)

Hey, we´re getting fed up with the black on white murderous assaults, especially those targeting babies and the elderly! And NBC, you´re complicit in this for doctoring the Zimmerman 911 tapes and so is Obama. You´ve all got blood on your hands.

I hope these punks pay dearly for this crime. By the way, I carry a .45...target me next time!

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Reply 32 - Posted by: BethB, 8/23/2013 1:47:35 AM     (No. 9487067)

The brown shirts are on the rise...........

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Reply 33 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 8/23/2013 1:57:28 AM     (No. 9487076)

Avenge Shorty Belton. Obama and Holder have let loose the dogs of race war. There needs to be a reckoning.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: StuartL, 8/23/2013 2:19:38 AM     (No. 9487092)

"Parents," plural, #30? Good luck finding either of them.

As for their getting the message within a generation or two, that´s about 30 years too long.

If it´s war that Zero and his thug cronies want, they´d best be prepared. The law of unintended consequences is a stone beeyatch.

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Reply 35 - Posted by: nihtwael, 8/23/2013 2:44:26 AM     (No. 9487100)

Someone said, "We are not going to sit back and take this forever."

Sure we are. Nothing I´ve seen indicates otherwise.

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Reply 36 - Posted by: Darling, 8/23/2013 3:27:31 AM     (No. 9487111)

This story almost brought me to tears. He faced enemy soldiers with guns on the other side of the world and managed to survive it. It took two thugs from his own country to take his life over something trivial like a few bucks, or even that the two creeps were "bored" and wanted to rough up a white guy.

This really touches me because my grandfather, a Marine, was also wounded on Okinawa. The two of them could have been transported to safety on the same ship, for all I know. My grandfather has been gone for many years, but the thought of him being victimized by two pieces of garbage like the ones who killed Mr. Belton is just too difficult to imagine.

Liberal democrats, you have taken fathers, consequences, faith and ambition away from our young people. You own this mess we´re in.

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Reply 37 - Posted by: bugger, 8/23/2013 4:39:22 AM     (No. 9487121)

No, we´re not going to sit back and take this, not those of us with a clue. I have "protection" in my car, not a gun, but I pity the poor fool that tries to carjack me or otherwise assault. I recognize danger when I see it and I AM looking for threats as I go about my business.

Amongst other negative qualities, these animals are cowards, they tend to run in packs, even to attack a feeble old man. They are motivated by nothing but hatred while I am motivated by my love of life.

I predict that those of us defending ourselves will prevail in most cases and these miscreants will start dropping like flies. Sadly, some of us will be prosecuted for defending our lives as was George Zimmerman. Still it´s true, better to be judged by 12 than carried by 6.

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Reply 38 - Posted by: ussjimmycarter, 8/23/2013 5:28:06 AM     (No. 9487139)

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Reply 39 - Posted by: PChristopher, 8/23/2013 5:37:03 AM     (No. 9487147)

RIP Mr. Belton. I thank you for your service and may God bless you and take care of your murderers quickly and appropriately.

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Reply 40 - Posted by: Texasguy, 8/23/2013 5:40:59 AM     (No. 9487150)

If I still had my father, he would look like Shorty.

R. I. P.

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Reply 41 - Posted by: PoliticalJunky, 8/23/2013 5:59:17 AM     (No. 9487157)

Yes, No. 28, I heard that so called debate. That African American nut would not shut up and let Michelle Malkin talk. Like all liberals he used the technique of talking non stop, over his opponent, so the opponent could not be heard or get a word in edgewise.

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Reply 42 - Posted by: noddy, 8/23/2013 6:11:05 AM     (No. 9487163)

I am sickened that two black thugs in do rags murdered a Veteran who fought for their rights. And I am sickened that thousands of American Veterans died so that two black thugs in do rags can live in freedom.

Those responsible need to come forward and take their punishment. You are included Mr. President.

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Reply 43 - Posted by: AntiStatist, 8/23/2013 10:58:47 AM     (No. 9487638)

The evil will only increase. Don´t expect the government to come down on their pets.

This is a war we will have to fight ourselves.

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Reply 44 - Posted by: forward, 8/23/2013 11:02:50 AM     (No. 9487641)

"If I had a son, he´d look like these two suspects."

- statement I imagine we won´t be hearing from the Resident.

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For Hillary Clinton, having her own baby grandchild to kiss on the campaign trail, could be one of the biggest boosts to her possible presidential election campaign. Although the former Secretary of State and First Lady has not said if she will run in 2016, the arrival of her first grandchild will soften her image, analysts have said. While Chelsea only revealed her pregnancy on Thursday, supporters of her mother have already started cooing over a possible baby in the White House. With the Clintons having a near-royal status in the U.S., the announcement of a new arrival due this fall has sent

Living in the New York Times World
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American Thinker, by J. Paul Masko    Original Article
Posted By: magnante- 4/19/2014 7:48:36 AM     Post Reply
I began reading the entirety of the first section of the New York Times at nine years old, and continued that practice, more or less, for decades.(snip) ...the power of reverence, intrinsic to what I call the “cascade” of The Times: the near avalanche-like flow and distribution of information through electronic and print networks: through like-minded network newscasts, magazines, local newspaper s, blogs, daytime talk TV, late-night entertainment, statements at media award ceremonies, the celebrity Twitterverse, etc. The cascade rolls through Saturday Night Live, Jon Stewart, The New Yorker, the mouths of third-grade teachers, Elmo, Madonna and Susan Sarandon …through

In a Hole, Golf Considers
Digging a Wider One

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New York Times, by Bill Pennington    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 4/19/2014 10:48:33 AM     Post Reply
GREENSBORO, Ga. — Golf holes the size of pizzas. Soccer balls on the back nine. A mulligan on every hole. These are some of the measures — some would say gimmicks — that golf courses across the country have experimented with to stop people from quitting the game. Golf has always reveled in its standards and rich tradition. But increasingly a victim of its own image and hidebound ways, golf has lost five million players in the last decade, according to the National Golf Foundation, with 20 percent of the existing 25 million golfers apt to quit in the next few years. People under 35 have especially spurned the game, saying it takes too

Obama: ´For me, Easter is a story of hope,
a belief in a better day to come´

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Investor´s Business Daily, by Andrew Malcolm    Original Article
Posted By: SurferLad- 4/19/2014 9:16:36 AM     Post Reply
Hi, everybody. For millions of Americans, this time of year holds great meaning. Earlier this week, we hosted a Passover Seder at the White House, and joined Jewish families around the world in their re-tellings of the story of the Exodus and the victory of faith over oppression. And this Sunday, Michelle, Malia, Sasha, and I will join our fellow Christians around the world in celebrating the Resurrection of Christ, the salvation he offered the world, and the hope that comes with the Easter season. These holy days have their roots in miracles that took place long ago. And yet, they still inspire us, guide us, and strengthen us today. They remind us of our

Harry Reid calls dissident Nevada ranchers
´domestic terrorists´ following show of
force against the federal government

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Daily Mail [UK], by David Martosko    Original Article
Posted By: Attercliffe- 4/19/2014 9:29:17 AM     Post Reply
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Thursday that a family of dissident ranchers and their supporters in his home state of Nevada are ´domestic terrorists,´ citing this week´s standoff with the federal government´s Bureau of Land Management. Cliven Bundy has refused to pay grazing fees for land where his hundreds of cattle roam every day. The land is owned by the federal government, which says he owes more than $1 million. Bundy, however, insists that since his family has been using the land since the 1870s, Uncle Sam can´t collect the grazing fees. A tense standoff developed this week after

Pelosi assists in Holy Week
foot-washing ritual

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San Francisco Chronicle, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: Harlowe- 4/18/2014 11:46:54 AM     Post Reply
To "honor the dignity and work of immigrants," Democratic House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi helps Bishop Marc Andrus wash the feet of two children Thursday at Saint John the Evangelist Episcopal Church in San Francisco. Pelosi also used the occasion to talk about passing HR15 - bipartisan immigration legislation that her office says would "reduce the deficit by nearly $1 trillion, secure our borders, unite our families, protect our workers and provide an earned pathway to citizenship." The Democratic leader´s ceremony coincides with Pope Francis´ similar ceremony in Rome to mark Holy Week.

Ted Cruz, Invoking Reagan,
Angers GOP Colleagues
but Wins Fans Elsewhere

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Wall Street Journal, by Monica Langley    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/19/2014 8:09:17 AM     Post Reply
WASHINGTON--Rushing to an afternoon vote last month, Sen. Ted Cruz hopped the underground tram to the U.S. Capitol from his office across the street. The Texan planted his black ostrich cowboy boots in the middle of the small subway car without getting so much as a nod from the other senators--Republican or Democrat--amiably chatting or huddled in their seats. Mr. Cruz finds himself standing alone a lot these days. His response to the cold shoulders: "The establishment despised Ronald Reagan" before he became president, "but the people loved him." For the 43-year-old Republican, the Reagan name illuminates his political life´s

Deadbeat on the Range
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New York Times, by Timothy Eagan    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 4/18/2014 3:52:52 PM     Post Reply
Imagine a vendor on the National Mall, selling burgers and dogs, who hasn’t paid his rent in 20 years. He refuses to recognize his landlord, the National Park Service, as a legitimate authority. Every court has ruled against him, and fines have piled up. What’s more, the effluents from his food cart are having a detrimental effect on the spring grass in the capital. Would an armed posse come to his defense, aiming their guns at the park police? Would the lawbreaker get prime airtime on Fox News, breathless updates in the Drudge Report, a sympathetic ear from Tea Party Republicans?

Ann Coulter takes up ‘Mitt
Romney for President’ chant again

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Washington Times, by Cheryl K. Chumley    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 4/18/2014 7:03:28 PM     Post Reply
Conservative columnist Ann Coulter — who used her talk show platform in the last presidential election cycle to campaign hard for former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney — has taken up the mantra once again, calling on Republicans to give the failed White House bidder another shot in 2016. She made the suggestion during a discussion on Sean Hannity’s radio show while speaking of her new book, “Never Trust a Liberal Over 3-Especially a Republican.” Ms. Coulter also addressed the question of Mr. Romney’s shortcomings by saying that his 2012 loss wasn’t entirely his fault. “I think too much blame, not only in this

You lie! Reporters accuse Obama
of deception, demagoguery just
to get attention

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Washington Examiner, by Paul Bedard    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/18/2014 9:28:24 PM     Post Reply
Prominent Washington correspondents are accusing President Obama and his aides of knowingly stretching the truth on issues like the so-called women´s pay gap just to create controversy and keep issues -- and the president -- relevant. Washington Post columnist Ruth Marcus kicked off the attack last week when she blasted as “demagoguery” the administration´s tactics during the pay gap debate. “The level of hyperbole -- actually, of demagoguery -- that Democrats have engaged in here is revolting,” she wrote. CBS White House Correspondent Major Garrett then weighed in this week in his National Journal

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