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New Details of OBL raid, No Human shield, Bin Laden “was not armed”

New Details of OBL raid, No Human shield, Bin Laden “was not armed”

No Human shield, Bin Laden “was not armed“, “Bin Laden Resisted?” How could inaccuracies arise when nearly the Entire Obama Administration watch the raid from the war room?  As details come out, it appears that the White House allowed details of the attack to be exaggerated, so much so that Press Secretary Jay Carney received rapid fire questions from the White House Press Corps on the exact tick-tock of events. […]

Big Oil: Obama’s Fake Debate

Big Oil: Obama’s Fake Debate

by Tommy Mack McEldowney Last year President Obama got on Big Oil over “environmental procedures for oil and gas exploration and development,” in response to the huge oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. A year later he is on Big Oil’s case again over their “making huge profits and you’re struggling at the pump.” The president jumped their case in his weekly radio address following one of the biggest […]

Statement by President Obama on Death of Osama Bin Laden – Full Text

Statement by President Obama on Death of Osama Bin Laden – Full Text

REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT  ON OSAMA BIN LADEN THE PRESIDENT:  Good evening.  Tonight, I can report to the American people and to the world that the United States has conducted an operation that killed Osama bin Laden, the leader of al Qaeda, and a terrorist who’s responsible for the murder of thousands of innocent men, women, and children. It was nearly 10 years ago that a bright September day was […]

House Intelligence committee aide confirms that Osama Bin Laden is dead. U.S. has the body.

House Intelligence committee aide confirms that Osama Bin Laden is dead. U.S. has the body.

House Intelligence committee aide confirms that Osama Bin Laden is dead. U.S. has the body President Obama is scheduled to make an announcement a this evening which will confirm that Osama Bin Laden has been killed. House Intelligence committee aide confirms that Osama Bin Laden is dead. The U.S. has the body. Osama bin Laden dead: officials – Americas – Al Jazeera English US president Barack Obama is due to […]

Donald Trump  ‘Honored’ to be subject of Obama, Seth Meyers Jokes

Donald Trump ‘Honored’ to be subject of Obama, Seth Meyers Jokes

Donald Trump said today he was “honored” to be the butt of so many jokes at the White House Correspondents’ Association dinner, where he was lampooned for everything from his fixation on President Obama’s birth certificate to his infamous hair. “Look, I knew what I was getting into, it’s the lion’s den,” Trump told ABC News’ David Kerley today. Trump has been very publicly flirting with a run for the […]

Obama’s angry comedy routine: President jabs enemies, mocks symbols of patriotism

Obama’s angry comedy routine: President jabs enemies, mocks symbols of patriotism

Obama’s angry comedy routine: President jabs enemies, mocks symbols of patriotism via Byron York Self-deprecation has long been a hallmark of presidential appearances at the annual White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner. Whether riding high or struggling in the polls, a president’s surest way to score points with the press and the Washington political establishment is to make fun of himself. While he’s also expected to get in a few digs […]

Obama: Stand Up Comic-In-Chief

Obama: Stand Up Comic-In-Chief

Via Jon-Christopher Bua At Saturday Night’s White House Correspondents Dinner, it was clear the 2012 Presidential Campaign is officially ON! After a dinner of ‘surf & turf’ the privileged DC crowd sometimes called “Hollywood for Ugly People” was still hungry for some more red meat. And that’s just what they got from their “Stand Up Comic-in Chief.” Using some self-depreciating humour President Obama started by turning the birther controversy back […]

73% of Americans Believe that Wasteful Governemnt Spending to Blame for Federal deficit

73% of Americans Believe that Wasteful Governemnt Spending to Blame for Federal deficit

From Scared Monkeys Once again Barack Obama is on the wrong side of the issue against the belief of the American people. According to a recent Gallup poll, an overwhelming majority of the American people think that wasteful government spending is responsible for the out of control federal deficit. 73% of Americans believe that government spending too much on programs, that includes 91% of Republicans, 73% of independents and 56% […]

Debt Ceiling will be hit no later than May 16, Government will spend 63 Billion in 2 weeks

Debt Ceiling will be hit no later than May 16, Government will spend 63 Billion in 2 weeks

We are now finding out that the Debt Ceiling will be hit no later than May 16.  The Government is just 63 Billion shy of hitting it the Debt Limit.  Basically the government is spending 30 billion a week.  That puts that 67 billion in cuts in perspective.  Our Government has cut spending enough for a mere two weeks of operation.  From where this writer is standing, that is a […]

Iowa Republicans not happy with current Field

Iowa Republicans not happy with current Field

Iowa Republicans Want Someone Else A new University of Iowa Hawkeye poll finds 26% of Republicans surveyed want “someone else” to be their party’s nominee in 2012. While another 11% were not sure whom they would pick, 16% said they would choose Mike Huckabee, 15% would choose Mitt Romney, and 10% would choose Sarah Palin via Iowa Republicans Want Someone Else.