For the past several weeks, the word “sequester” has dominated headlines as President Barack Obama and Democratic lawmakers shrieked about the coming doomsday to be brought forth by $85 billion in Federal spending cuts, while Republicans refused to budge on taxes. The Federal government, it seems, is the boy who cried wolf.
Call it playing the devil’s advocate if you like; but, sometimes, you have to hand it to Iranian government officials: They call ’em like they see ’em. Such is the case with the recent outcry from top Iranian officials that the Hollywood blockbuster “Argo” is an aptly timed anti-Iranian propaganda film.
The White House press corps is up in arms over a lack of transparency from the Administration of Barack Obama more than four years after the President took office. The White House’s newshounds are howling about being shut out from a golf outing the President had with pro golfer and infamous adulterer Tiger Woods.
If the road to Hell is paved with good intentions, the southbound cars may have Connecticut plates — and their occupants may be wearing nicotine patches. A Connecticut bill would ban smoking while young children are present in the car.
Vice President Joe Biden called on the “legitimate news media” Sunday to assist in furthering the President’s gun control agenda. Biden’s call to action was a move to discredit any grass-roots information initiatives that have the potential to derail government propaganda.
in recent days, the youthful news organization BuzzFeed has published story after story explaining how the Obama Administration has been and is poised to continue “screwing” its base and young Americans.
While the Republican Party elite continue to fight about what direction the not so grand anymore old party should take after its “reboot” or “rebirth” or whatever pundits are currently calling it, the pretty simple reasons conservatives should abandon the Party altogether abound in headlines.
In the case of Chris Dorner, the former police officer suspected of being behind a murder rampage in Los Angeles, mainstream media have selectively ignored certain points in a manifesto left behind by the madman.
Police officials in Chicago announced this week that officers will no longer respond on scene to reports of criminal property damage, vehicle thefts, burglaries or other crimes in which the suspect may no longer be at or near the scene.
Very restrictive gun-licensing laws, no gun stores, no tolerance of armed private citizens in public, no assault rifles, no high-capacity magazines, and no shooting ranges: Chicago is a gun hater’s utopia.