Monthly Archives: November 2012

ObamaCare’s First Victim

Peace, one of the turkeys pardoned last Thanksgiving by Barack Obama has been euthanized: Peace, one of two turkeys pardoned by President Obama last year, was euthanized Monday, according to an official who insisted the timing of the death – … Continue reading

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Hey, Pilgrim

The turkeys of terror are back in the news in Brookline, MA: “They were attacking the vehicle,” Karen Halvorson said outside her home in the Aspinwall Hill neighborhood. After getting in her truck, a neighbor came and ran the birds … Continue reading

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Jesse Jackson, Jr. Resigns

And he’s gone. Now we wait for the other shoe to drop. Notice the tone of sadness in the story. No howling outrage about the corruption that prompted the resignation. How different would it have been had an ‘R’ been … Continue reading

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Anti-Semitic Logic

Michael Goodwin calls it Bizarro World logic, but let’s call it what it really is, shall we? So, yes, naturally, the war started when Israel hit back. Double standards are par for the course in the Mideast and all the … Continue reading

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Big Brother Comes Calling

In the form of warrantless access to your online electronic information by government officials: In a dumbfounding display of politics at work, a U.S. Senate bill that, at one point, would have protected e-mail privacy has gone the opposite way, … Continue reading

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Actually, It’s Worse

Gerri Willis says that Middle Class Americans can expect to lose a full half of their paychecks to taxes next year: Then there is the Federal Social Security and Medicare payroll tax of 13.3%. You pick up 5.65% while you’re … Continue reading

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Cliff Notes

“Fine, Obama, let’s go. We’re waiting for you to lead, and we can’t wait to hear your ideas.” Tweet

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Giving America Away

Where is all that money going? Guess. Tweet

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Emergency Twinkies

News you can use to avoid gougers. Homemade Twinkies. Tweet

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Occupy a Jail Cell

A doctor involved in the Occupy Wall Street movement has been arrested in possession of bomb making chemicals: Rivera was charged with recklessly creating a risk of widespread injury or damage after FBI agents and members of the Bergen County … Continue reading

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Smart Diplomacy

Rockets are being fired into Israel from Egypt. “Terrorists in the Sinai Peninsula launched rockets into Israel Friday night,” reports the Jerusalem Post. “The rockets fell near an Israeli village on the southern border, causing some damage, but no injuries.” … Continue reading

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Grim Outlook

Mark Steyn: Republicans think they’re importing hardworking immigrants who want a shot at the American Dream; the Democrats think they’re importing clients for Big Government. The Left is right: Just under 60 percent of immigrants receive some form of welfare. … Continue reading

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Ho, Ho, No

A Very Merry Christmas to their union brothers and sisters from the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers International Union. They just succeeded in killing Hostess. No mo Ho-Hos. A representative for the bakers union couldn’t be reached to … Continue reading

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Rocket’s Red Glare

Hamas is launching rockets at Tel Aviv. Get ready to call your congressmen and senators. I have a really bad feeling about this. Tweet

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Falling Apple

Apple stock is dropping like – well – an apple. Apple plunged to a six-month low Thursday as funds rushed to take profits on the stock before it’s too late. Shares are now off 25 percent since late September—shortly after … Continue reading

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