The Democrats’ plan to tax the American electorate into starving submission continues apace:
In a triumph for President Barack Obama, the Democratic-controlled House narrowly passed sweeping legislation Friday that calls for the nation’s first limits on pollution linked to global warming and aims to usher in a new era of cleaner, yet more costly [...]
Lead singer of the Jackson 5, Michael Jackson, is dead at 50:
Michael Jackson, the show-stopping singer whose best-selling albums — including “Off the Wall,” “Thriller” and “Bad” — and electrifying stage presence made him one of the most popular artists of all time, died Thursday, CNN has confirmed. He was 50. He collapsed at [...]
And to think he might have been president:
U.S. Sen. John Kerry must have been channeling his inner Letterman yesterday.
The Bay State senator was telling a group of business and civic leaders in town at his invitation about the “bizarre’’ tale of how South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford had “disappeared for four days’’ and [...]
President Obama gets out a zinger at the press conference:
But the president himself addressed that question today, when asked about Sens. John McCain and Lindsey Graham calling his response to Iran timid and weak, and then asked if the words that he used today for Iran’s treatment of protestors — “deplored, appalled” and [...]
Longtime Johnny Carson sidekick and Publisher’s Clearinghouse Sweepstakes schill, Ed McMahon, is dead at 86:
Ed McMahon, the loyal “Tonight Show” sidekick who bolstered boss Johnny Carson with guffaws and a resounding “H-e-e-e-e-e-ere’s Johnny!” for 30 years, died early Tuesday. He was 86. McMahon died shortly after midnight at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center surrounded [...]
A bold anti-tobacco law is making America’s cigarette sale and advertisement laws closer to that of Europe:
President Obama signed landmark legislation Monday giving the Food and Drug Administration new power to regulate the manufacturing, marketing and sale of tobacco. The Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act gives the FDA power to ban candy-flavored and [...]
As protestors are murdered in Iran, the Washington Post reports a puff piece about President Obamessiah taking his kids out for ice cream:
On the eve of Father’s Day, the First Father showed how it’s done, taking his daughters Malia and Sasha for some frozen treats at The Dairy Godmother, a boutique custard parlor in [...]
ABC News to promote Obamessiah’s health care reform.
I guess if I wasn’t so tired from a long day at work I’d write about how unbelievably ludicrous this is.
We have a Democrat-run Congress and Presidency, and now the media has thrown away the last pretense of objectivity. I remember the old days, when it [...]
Let’s look at what low-rated news anchor Katie Couric had to say about Sarah Palin and Carrie Prejean:
CBS News Anchor Katie Couric told Princeton’s graduating seniors last week that they should avoid ”nastiness” and then mocked Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin and Miss California Carrie Prejean, while praising Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, First Lady Michelle [...]
In a very clear statement of position, outlined today in Cairo, Egypt, President Obama called for a two-state solution to the Israel-Palestine issue. What he lacked was a clear position of what Arab countries surrounding Israel should do. Excerpts from the speech:
America’s strong bonds with Israel are well known. This bond is unbreakable. It [...]
Wal-Mart is planning on a massive increase, just in time to save America’s struggling economy:
As Wal-Mart Stores Inc. opens about 150 new or expanded stores in the U.S. in 2009, the company expects to hire about 22,000 people for new positions. Those positions include plenty of cashiers and stock clerks, but the world’s largest [...]
The following story is about two crazy mixed-up kids who decided to join a violent jihad, and how they are on trial now in Ohio:
An admitted supporter of terrorism testified in federal court Tuesday about his connection to Syed Haris Ahmed, a former Georgia Tech student who is on trial for similar charges. Zubair [...]
President Barack “I won” Obama took Michelle “Pipes” Obama to dinner and a show recently.
The cost to you was at least $24,000.
Just One Minute has a bit more.
Do the Obamas have the right to have a good time? Yes. But Barack’s made us all responsible for a promise he made to his [...]
It’s Chapter 11 for General Motors:
President Obama will push General Motors into bankruptcy protection on Monday, making a risky bet that by temporarily nationalizing the onetime icon of American capitalism, he can save at least a diminished automaker that is competitive. The bankruptcy, to be filed in New York, is a moment of reckoning [...]