Monthly Archives: June 2011

Now MSNBC Throws Halperin Under the Bus

It’s starting to get tired, the long list of MSNBC hosts/contributors Savage, Imus, Olbermann, and now Mark Halperin that have been fired, or reprimanded for comments made on-air. From watching this event, (see video below) Halperin forewarned his potential phallic remark may be controversial, and host Joe Scarborough took the bait and encouraged Halperin to make […]

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rasmussenreports.com Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Thursday shows that 21% of the nation’s voters Strongly Approve of the way that Barack Obama is performing his role as president. Thirty-nine percent (39%) Strongly Disapprove, giving Obama a Presidential Approval Index rating of -18 Overall, 47% of voters say they at least somewhat approve of […]

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When All Else Fails, Push The Class War Rhetoric

During the 2008 Presidential race, candidate Obama proposed a $50 billion ‘Emergency Economic Plan‘. This plan included issuing rebate payments of $1000 to assist with rising energy costs, extending unemployment benefits, and distributing additional funds to the states. It was planned to be funded from the excess profits of big oil companies, which the Obama […]

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Sen. John Kerry to Imus: “I Could Have Been A Contender”

DON IMUS: “I think you would have been a much better President than the guy we have now, don’t you agree with that?” SEN. JOHN KERRY: “You’ve asked me that before. Every time I come on you try to get me to –“ IMUS: “– I’m not trying to get you to do anything. I’m […]

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Rasmussen Poll: Generic Republican Candidate 46%, Obama 42%

A generic Republican candidate now holds a four-point lead over President Obama in a hypothetical 2012 election matchup. It’s a fifth week in a row that the GOP candidate has been ahead and the widest gap between the candidates to date. The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds a generic Republican candidate earns support […]

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Obama Campaign Signals Fundraising Fail

by:  Keith Koffler The Obama campaign appears to be signaling that its fundraising totals for the second quarter of the year – the first since President Obama announced for reelection – will not be as robust as the campaign would like. In an email to campaign supporters today, President Obama unmistakably sought to downplay money. […]

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When It Comes to Music, Republican Candidates Can’t Get Enough ‘Cease-and-Desist’

Tom Petty isn’t much of a Republican fan. During the 2000 Presidential campaign, Petty’s ‘Won’t Back Down’ was briefly used by George W. Bush.   It’s use by Bush occurred at public appearances, and normally would be allowed under performing rights organization (PRO) licence.   This also happens to be the same licence used for […]

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No Laughing Matter Over Bachmann

To paraphrase Pastor Martin Niemöller: First they came for Hillary, and I didn’t speak out because I didn’t support Hillary.  Then they came for Palin, and I didn’t speak out because I thought Palin was nuts.  Then they came for the Bachmann, and I didn’t speak out because, I was so used to open misogyny. With the absence of […]

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Tim Howard: It’s Still A (Removed Expletive) Disgrace

When America played Mexico at the Rose Bowl in CA for the Gold Cup, American goldkeeper Tim Howard blasted the post-match ceremony. “CONCACAF should be ashamed of themselves. I think it was a (expletive) disgrace that the entire post-match ceremony was in Spanish. You can bet your (passes for expletive) if we were in Mexico […]

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UNCOMMON KNOWLEDGE: Andrew Breitbart

The latest edition of Uncommon Knowledge features an interview with publisher, columnist, and blogger, Andrew Breitbart. The man behind Breitbart.com, Breitbart.tv, Big Government, Big Hollywood, Big Journalism, and Big Peace. His latest book is Righteous Indignation. AUDIO – YOU TUBE Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Tell a friend

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