A Message From Lucianne  







S-G1




























ST-GC


   
 
Home Page | Latest Posts | Links | Must Reads | Update Profile | RSS | Contribute | Register | Rules & FAQs
Privacy Policy | Search | Post | Contact | Logout | Forgot Password | Search Using Google


Obama waives ban on
arming terrorists to allow
aid to Syrian opposition

Washington Examiner, by Joel Gehrke

Original Article

Posted By:Desert Fox, 9/17/2013 10:12:26 AM

President Obama waived a provision of federal law designed to prevent the supply of arms to terrorist groups to clear the way for the U.S. to provide military assistance to "vetted" opposition groups fighting Syrian dictator Bashar Assad. Some elements of the Syrian opposition are associated with radical Islamic terrorist groups, including al Qaeda, which was responsible for the Sept. 11 attacks in New York, Washington, D.C., and Shanksville, Pa., in 2001. Assad´s regime is backed by Iran and Hezbollah. The president, citing his authority under the Arms Export Control Act, announced today that he would "waive the prohibitions in sections 40

      


Post Reply  

Reply 1 - Posted by: Not your typical New Yorker, 9/17/2013 10:29:02 AM     (No. 9524417)

Obama does what he wants, when he wants because thus far the MSM will not call him on anything and that in turn freezes the GOP in place.

Expect things to change only when the GOP attains power again and the MSM will once again find their orbs.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    49 persons like this.


Reply 2 - Posted by: richwill, 9/17/2013 10:36:46 AM     (No. 9524439)

The dictator keeps moving along to total tyranny. Time to make a thorough examination of the Declaration of Independence.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    55 persons like this.


   

 

R-G1
  
R-VAR_AD


 
Reply 3 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 9/17/2013 10:40:29 AM     (No. 9524446)

The heart and soul of the Obama pResidency:

"Obama waives a provision of federal law"

In the words of Sen. Feinstein:
"When is enough enough?"

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    55 persons like this.


Reply 4 - Posted by: lil dotty, 9/17/2013 10:41:47 AM     (No. 9524447)

Executive orders to be written....
Taking ours to give to them. Redistribution works for almost anything. money, guns, misery


  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    27 persons like this.


Reply 5 - Posted by: dman, 9/17/2013 10:45:55 AM     (No. 9524457)

Dittos #2 et al. We know who´s side B. Hussein is on. That is why Putin´s deal was really a win - for us.

We need to re-assert: stay the hell out. The only aid should be strictly humanitarian.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    46 persons like this.


Reply 6 - Posted by: TunnelRat, 9/17/2013 10:56:23 AM     (No. 9524483)

So he wants to arm foreign terrorists at the same time he trying to disarm American citizens...?

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    68 persons like this.


Reply 7 - Posted by: rochow, 9/17/2013 11:24:03 AM     (No. 9524520)

Is this empty suit wading into another Egyptian spring? Helping the Muslim bro´hood?? Does this clown think that all of us are as stupid as his freeloaders who voted for him are? I forgot, they never follow facts or politics, just the road to more freebees~!

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    51 persons like this.


   

 

  


 
Reply 8 - Posted by: bob913, 9/17/2013 11:26:26 AM     (No. 9524521)

Treason

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    54 persons like this.


Reply 9 - Posted by: Darling, 9/17/2013 11:49:23 AM     (No. 9524564)

Checks? Balances? Anyone?

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    38 persons like this.


Reply 10 - Posted by: Razorgirl, 9/17/2013 12:01:09 PM     (No. 9524582)

I´m with you #8. And I believe that would be an impeachable offense.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    61 persons like this.


Reply 11 - Posted by: harper, 9/17/2013 12:21:28 PM     (No. 9524606)

Well, he said he would stand with the muslims, and he has.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    56 persons like this.


Reply 12 - Posted by: Coy860, 9/17/2013 12:35:19 PM     (No. 9524635)

He is arming, aiding and abetting the enemy of the United States of America.
He cannot void existing law on a whim.
Arrest and impeach.
Do we all have to walk like Egyptians?


  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    55 persons like this.


   

 

B-G1


 
Reply 13 - Posted by: mitzi, 9/17/2013 12:40:47 PM     (No. 9524646)

I´m a little confused here ...

Yesterday - all the talk about gun violence and the need to disarm Americans.

Today - Obama is arming Syrian terrorists.

Is the rule now that only Muslim terrorists are allowed to have guns?

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    56 persons like this.


Reply 14 - Posted by: maggie2u, 9/17/2013 12:57:32 PM     (No. 9524674)

Is this Fast and Furious part two? Just how soon will these guns be used on Americans in the U.S.? And watch how fast the corrupt media will blame Republicans for THIS fiasco.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    49 persons like this.


Reply 15 - Posted by: mgwitt, 9/17/2013 1:56:41 PM     (No. 9524765)

Will any Republican stand up against this? Hello Republicans....hello? Crickets!!!!

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    51 persons like this.


Reply 16 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 9/17/2013 2:30:46 PM     (No. 9524800)

Providing weapons to sworn enemies of the United States is treason. Aiding and abetting this action is treasonous. The President should be impeached. When will this Congress take the appropriate action. This action isn´t even up for debate or questionable. My opinion.


  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    41 persons like this.


Reply 17 - Posted by: veritas, 9/17/2013 2:50:37 PM     (No. 9524851)

#6: Bingo. Both actions are huge, but juxtaposed, the revelation and the implicit message are much bigger. Arm the monsters, disarm the good. Only evil can work for that. But thanks for "posting my post" for me.

#5: Why should we "send humanitarian aid"? Why aren´t those famous "1-billion-plus ´moderate Muslims´" in the world flooding Syria with humanitarian aid? Clamoring to take in refugees?? For that matter, why aren´t they flooding Syria with "peacekeeping troops"?

#7: Let´s ask Huma. She has connections, and now that "Carlo´s" mayoral campaign is over, she has spare time to discuss it.

#13: Yep. Your concluding line shows you´ve got it figured out.

#14: There´s already been an F&F 2. It was in some Caribbean country IIRC. News came out about the same time, but with no media notice, it disappeared.

#15: Somehow, to Republicans in D.C., the Constitution reads, "Congress shall enforce no law that impairs collegiality."

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    46 persons like this.


   

 

R_DBL_B
  


 
Reply 18 - Posted by: merc55h, 9/17/2013 2:57:58 PM     (No. 9524870)

Aid and comfort to the enemy, traitor or an imbecile, take your pick!!!!!

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    24 persons like this.


Reply 19 - Posted by: Emmajustin, 9/17/2013 2:58:14 PM     (No. 9524871)

Why are you surprised. He told us he would side with the mussies and he has.
He has and always will give aid to terrorists against our country.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    41 persons like this.


Reply 20 - Posted by: strike3, 9/17/2013 3:41:28 PM     (No. 9524939)

This is the same jackass who does not trust law-abiding American citizens with weapons. He wonders what our opposition to gun control is all about while he is arming terrorists. I didn´t think they could make a brain that small.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    30 persons like this.


Reply 21 - Posted by: E Unum Pluribus, 9/17/2013 3:52:44 PM     (No. 9524955)

The president, citing his authority under the Arms Export Control Act, announced today that he would waive the prohibitions . . .

Why bother citing any authority? Neither Congress nor the courts will do anything to stop it.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    27 persons like this.


Reply 22 - Posted by: bob913, 9/17/2013 4:02:46 PM     (No. 9524970)

obama was arming the terrorists from Libya and got Americans killed.

Now he is doing it in the open.
Where are the republicans "leaders"
Out golfing and getting a tan!

This is treason plain and simple!

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    47 persons like this.


   

 



 
Reply 23 - Posted by: thatsomewhereplace, 9/17/2013 4:28:21 PM     (No. 9525017)

Four American citizens were murdered because of 0bama. Benghazi anyone? A conduit to run weapons to Syria? When no longer useful to 0bama they were deserted-abandoned. Oh I forgot. One of those phony scandals.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    29 persons like this.


Reply 24 - Posted by: Joe Btfsplk, 9/17/2013 4:32:59 PM     (No. 9525029)

Fried Pork Rind! Send´em a boatload of Pork Rinds.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    45 persons like this.


Reply 25 - Posted by: harleynyc, 9/17/2013 4:38:13 PM     (No. 9525041)

This way there´s no more sneaky operations that backfire like Benghazi and Fast and Furious. Obama is all in for a sunni muslim controlled one world government ala sharia.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    48 persons like this.


Reply 26 - Posted by: oh-heck, 9/17/2013 5:35:23 PM     (No. 9525112)

Bob Corker of TN has just announced he would like a primary contestant. What is Obama offering these weak sister Republicans to get out in front of him and suggest he ignore the law?

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    43 persons like this.


Reply 27 - Posted by: osprey21, 9/17/2013 5:45:53 PM     (No. 9525124)

Treason.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    39 persons like this.


Reply 28 - Posted by: saucy, 9/17/2013 6:33:35 PM     (No. 9525191)

IMPEACH!!!!

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    24 persons like this.


Reply 29 - Posted by: TarAndFeathers, 9/17/2013 8:19:29 PM     (No. 9525317)

Is this where the Three Stooges enter from stage left?

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    49 persons like this.


Reply 30 - Posted by: Aria, 9/17/2013 8:53:34 PM     (No. 9525356)

So obama is going to arm the rebels? I think not. He´s going to make the American taxpayer foot the bill.

So here´s the way I understand it - the "rebels" are the Muslim Brotherhood which is friendly to Saudi Arabia. Assad is friendly to SA´s mortal enemy, Iran. The Saudis want us to protect them from their enemies. Nevermind that SA´s friends incinerated over 3k Americans.

So maybe now the jerk bowing to the SA King makes more sense - especially since from what we know the Saudis paid for zero´s degrees.

Sellout, traitor, Manchurian Candidate, whatever you call him the man belongs in prison and not in our once beloved White House.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    46 persons like this.


Reply 31 - Posted by: NMPatriot, 9/17/2013 10:31:59 PM     (No. 9525440)

The traitorous evil that resides in our White House will stop at nothing to weaken conservative, GOD fearing, gun loving America which is its only stated enemy and the only force left in the world keeping freedom and liberty alive.

The demon Muslim brother and Islamofacist (militant Islam, I now believe and by its very definition, is the anti-Christ) wants WWIII and then to declare Marshall law to achieve its master´s desire to destroy GOD´s good works and bring equal misery upon the whole world.

Principalities are at work here but, there is one fatal flaw in the evil entity´s plan: GOD cannot and will never be defeated.

We must now stand and protest in mass to awaken those who are still asleep. It is time time choose sides then get on our knees and pray!

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    19 persons like this.


Reply 32 - Posted by: StuartL, 9/17/2013 11:22:45 PM     (No. 9525479)

#13 -- "... only Muslim terrorists are allowed to have guns" -- In the X-ring. In every sense.

There´s a tree on the Potomac that just went from "thirsty" to "parched."

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    21 persons like this.


Reply 33 - Posted by: 3XALADY, 9/18/2013 11:56:00 AM     (No. 9526162)

I am so full up to here with this imposter´s tyranny against us and our country that sometimes I´m not even able to put together something to post about an article. I heard Glenn Beck talking about a trucker´s shut down of DC on either October 6 or October 8. There is a page on Facebook. Oh, that it would become an across the country awakening of conservatives - either Republican or Democrat. And the rising up should be against the faux president and the faux representatives of ours in the House and Senate. Most of them are not earning their salaries. We´re wasting our $$.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    32 persons like this.



Post Reply   Close thread 752551




Below, you will find ...

Most Recent Articles posted by "Desert Fox"

and

Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)




Most Recent Articles posted by "Desert Fox"



Lerner Wanted DOJ to
Prosecute Tea Party
Rushlimbaugh.com, by Rush Limbaugh    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 4/16/2014 6:02:24 PM     Post Reply
RUSH: From Katie Pavlich at Town Hall.com: "According to new IRS emails obtained through a Freedom of Information Act request from Judicial Watch, former head of tax exempt groups at the IRS Lois Lerner was in contact with the Department of Justice in May 2013 about whether tax exempt groups could be criminally prosecuted for ´lying´ about political activity." So Eric Holder and Lois Lerner not only are liars, they´re in cahoots. Lois Lerner was asking the Department of Justice to criminally prosecute people like Catherine Engelbrecht. This woman, this Lerner, this is a witch. This is a very unhappy --

Climate change is damaging fish brains and
causing them to lose their survival instinct,
researchers warn
Daily Mail (U.K.), by Mark Prigg    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 4/15/2014 10:32:21 PM     Post Reply
Fish are losing their survival instinct as the world´s oceans become more acidic because of climate change, researchers have claimed. The study confirms laboratory experiments showing that the behavior of reef fishes can be seriously affected by increased carbon dioxide concentrations in the ocean. Carbon dioxide released into the atmosphere is absorbed into ocean waters, where it dissolves and lowers the pH of the water. The new study is the first to analyze the sensory impairment of fish from CO2 seeps, where pH is similar to what climate models forecast for surface waters by the turn of the century. ´These results verify our laboratory

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

Unsettling video shows large
al Qaeda meeting in Yemen
CNN, by Barbara Starr    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 4/15/2014 10:16:44 PM     Post Reply
Washington -- A new video shows what looks like the largest and most dangerous gathering of al Qaeda in years. And the CIA and the Pentagon either didn´t know about it or couldn´t get a drone there in time to strike. U.S. officials won´t comment on that, but every frame of the video is now being analyzed by the United States. In the middle of the clip, the man known as al Qaeda´s crown prince, Nasir al-Wuhayshi, appears brazenly out in the open, greeting followers in Yemen. Al-Wuhayshi, the No. 2 leader of al Qaeda globally and the head of al Qaeda

Donald Rumsfeld pens open letter to the IRS
every year explaining he has ´no idea´ if his
returns are accurate
Daily Mail (U.K.), by Zoe Szathmary    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 4/15/2014 10:15:40 PM     Post Reply
Former Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld says he has ´no idea´ whether his tax returns and payments are accurate. Rumsfeld made the claims in a letter that was sent to the IRS and shared on Twitter on Tuesday - and says he sends the same letter to the agency every year. He also says he doesn´t even know if earlier tax documents are accurate for him and his wife. ´I have sent in our federal income tax and our gift tax returns for 2013,´ it reads. ´As in prior years, it is important for you to know that I have absolutely no idea

Americans increasingly prefer
Democrats on healthcare: Reuters/Ipsos poll
Reuters, by Gabriel Debenedetti    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 4/15/2014 7:40:12 PM     Post Reply
WASHINGTON - Americans increasingly think Democrats have a better plan for healthcare than Republicans, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll conducted after the White House announced that more people than expected had signed up for the "Obamacare" health plan. Nearly one-third of respondents in the online survey released on Tuesday said they prefer Democrats´ plan, policy or approach to healthcare, compared to just 18 percent for Republicans. This marks both an uptick in support for Democrats and a slide for Republicans since a similar poll in February. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius stepped down last week after overseeing the law´s

Coalition of the Disappointed
Wall Street Journal, by Editorial    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 4/15/2014 7:32:24 PM     Post Reply
You can tell it´s an election year because so many noncrises are suddenly urgent priorities. Real median household income is still lower than it was in 2007, the smallest share of Americans is working since 1978, and the Russians are marching west, but Democrats are training fire on race, gender and the grievances of identity politics. "We have this congenital disease, which is in midterm elections we don´t vote at the same rates," President Obama said at a Houston fundraiser the other day. He means that the Obama Democrats are now what they call the "coalition of the ascendent," made

CBO Dire Debt Warnings Show
Nation´s Democrat Future
Investor´s Business Daily, by Editorial    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 4/15/2014 7:30:57 PM     Post Reply
Big Government: The Congressional Budget Office warns of a terrifying, unprecedented level of national debt in the coming decade. That fits nicely with Democrats´ objectives, but not with our nation´s founding principles. Andrew Jackson, who in 1835 succeeded in paying off the national debt, was famous for considering debt slavery. The current fiscal path the U.S. is on does indeed lead to slavery, but the slave masters of the future will be well-heeled politicians and federal bureaucrats, not plantation owners. The CBO´s new budget projections contain an eerie warning that we are on path from today´s already unfathomable $17.7 trillion in gross

The CBO Gets It Very
Wrong on ObamaCare
Investor´s Business Daily, by Editorial    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 4/15/2014 7:25:15 PM     Post Reply
Failure: ObamaCare fans are cheering the latest Congressional Budget Office report, which appears to show that it will cost less and cover more people than expected. But that´s true only if you ignore reality. We don´t always agree with the CBO, but we have long respected it as a credible source of budget numbers. Sure, its projections almost never turn out to be true. But simply too many variables are at play for anyone to guess such things perfectly, and it provides a more or less independent source of information on highly charged, partisan issues. Plus, its findings have a tendency to upset

Obama´s Economy-Killing
Tax-Hike Frenzy Knows No End
Investor´s Business Daily, by Editorial    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 4/15/2014 7:19:45 PM     Post Reply
Taxes: In his first campaign, President Obama pledged to cut taxes for all but the very rich. Now that another tax day has come and gone, it should be very clear that his pledge was just another in a long line of falsehoods. ´I can make a firm pledge," then-candidate Barack Obama said while campaigning back in 2008. "Under my plan no family making less than $250,000 a year will see any form of tax increase. Not your income tax, not your payroll tax, not your capital gains taxes, not any of your taxes." Now, almost six years after those comments, it´s

Harry Reid: The Desert
Fox Of Corruption
Investor´s Business Daily, by Editorial    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 4/15/2014 7:13:16 PM     Post Reply
Corruption: The standoff in the Nevada desert wasn´t about a desert tortoise or a rancher´s failure to pay grazing fees. It was about the state´s senior senator again enriching himself and his family at public expense. Sunlight is said to be the best disinfectant, and the end, at least temporarily, to the Bureau of Land Management´s armed standoff with Cliven Bundy may be due in part to the exposure given to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid´s role in the attempt to confiscate Bundy´s cattle and shut down his ranch. "A tortoise isn´t the reason why BLM is harassing a 67-year-old rancher; they

Immigration activists urge
Obama to act boldly
Associated Press, by Erica Werner    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 4/15/2014 5:55:13 PM     Post Reply
WASHINGTON -- Latinos and immigration activists are warning of political peril for President Barack Obama and Democrats in the fall election unless the president acts boldly and soon to curb deportations and allow more immigrants to remain legally in the U.S. Many activists say Obama has been slow to grasp the emotions building within the Latino community as deportations near the 2 million mark for his administration and hopes for immigration legislation fade. With House Republicans unlikely to act on an overhaul, executive action by Obama is increasingly the activists´ only hope. "There is tremendous anger among core constituencies of the president



Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)



Megyn Kelly and the
Sandberg Head Shaker

47 replie(s)
American Thinker, by Richard F. Miniter    Original Article
Posted By: magnante- 4/15/2014 9:16:05 AM     Post Reply
Megyn Kelly’s "Kelly File" is a great news show. She’s incisive, informed and customarily handles the toughest guest with aplomb. But her lengthy interview of Facebook C.O.O. Sheryl Sandberg about her second book in the Lean In series Lean In: For Graduates was a head shaker. Amazing that she of all people allowed Sandberg to restring the same old, same old, shamed, and shopworn feminist myths about women and girls and then jangle it in front of her viewing audience like something new out of the box. Indeed Kelly all but genuflected in front of this woman. Kept her on thru

Has Rush Limbaugh Finally
Reached the End Of The Road?

43 replie(s)
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

Biden Tells Boston Bombing
Survivors, ´It Was Worth It´ (Video)

41 replie(s)
Breitbart´s Instablog, by Debra Heine    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/15/2014 9:28:18 PM     Post Reply
Less than a minute into his speech at the Boston marathon bombing memorial on Tuesday, Vice President Joe Biden went tragically off script and told the crowd of Boston bombing survivors that "it was worth it." After expressing how impressed he was with the tribute, he said somberly, "let me say to those ´quote survivors,´ my God, you have survived and you have soared. It was worth it. I mean this sincerely - just to hear each of you speak. You´re truly, truly inspiring." The audience sat in stunned silence until Biden declared, "I´ve never heard anything so beautiful than

Casual marijuana use linked with
brain abnormalities, study finds

40 replie(s)
Fox News, by Loren Grush    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/15/2014 6:12:53 PM     Post Reply
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

Which Actor Portrays The
Best James Bond?

38 replie(s)
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

34 replie(s)
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’

31 replie(s)
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

31 replie(s)
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

Progressive Insurance
30 replie(s)
National Review Online, by Victor Davis Hanson    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/15/2014 10:08:10 PM     Post Reply
How do you ensure that you won’t be ostracized, denounced, or fired if you are a media celebrity, captain of industry, or high public official? For some, sexist banter is certainly no problem. Stand-up comedian Bill Maher called Sarah Palin a c–t and a tw-t, but suffered no ill consequences. David Letterman joked on air that Sarah Palin’s 14-year-old daughter had had sex with Alex Rodriguez during a New York Yankees game. There was no downside to that either. President Obama tosses around “sweetie” as he wishes. No problem with that. No one believes Barack could be condescending to women.

Former US president joins
opposition to Keystone XL

30 replie(s)
Houston Chronicle, by Jennifer A. Dlouhy    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/16/2014 10:32:12 PM     Post Reply
WASHINGTON — Former President Jimmy Carter joined fellow Nobel laureates Wednesday in opposing Keystone XL, insisting that approving the pipeline would trigger “more climate upheaval” around the globe. In an open letter to President Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry, Carter and the nine other Nobel Peace Prize winners bluntly warned the leaders: “Your decision on the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline will define your climate legacy.” The missive, published as an advertisement in Politico, represents the first time Carter has taken a position on the $5.4 billion project and makes him the first former president to come

Obama taps gay bishop to wrap Easter
Prayer Breakfast with invocation

29 replie(s)
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

Rev. Al Sharpton’s Easter message:
Politically ‘crucified’ Obama has risen again

28 replie(s)
Washington Times, by Jessica Chasmar    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/16/2014 3:42:51 PM     Post Reply
With Easter soon approaching, the Rev. Al Sharpton on Wednesday drew parallels between the resurrection of Jesus Christ and the resurrection of President Obama’s political career. Joining the “Tom Joyner Morning Show,” Mr. Sharpton said that his message for this Easter is that “no matter what the world may do to you unfairly, no matter how you’re crucified — nailed to the cross at home, or in your personal relationships, or on the job — that you can rise if you don’t lose yourself during the hard times and the challenges.” The reverend went on to say that Christ endured so much humiliation and unearned suffering leading up to his death,


Post Reply   Close thread 752551





Home Page | Latest Posts | Links | Must Reads | Update Profile | RSS | Contribute | Register | Rules & FAQs
Privacy Policy | Search | Post | Contact | Logout | Forgot Password | Search Using Google



© 2014 Lucianne.com Media Inc.

NQ