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1 I did not make the top ten last week. Good sign or bad?

Posted by: EC at June 17, 2013 09:12 AM (GQ8sn)

2 Oh, and first!!!!!

Posted by: EC at June 17, 2013 09:12 AM (GQ8sn)

3 RE: the immigration protesters. They're trespassing, and the cops should have been called and the protesters given 30 seconds to get the hell off private property before the shotgun comes out.

Posted by: Colorado Alex at June 17, 2013 09:13 AM (lr3d7)

4
This country has cancer and the more we open up the more we find.

In a very black mood today

Posted by: Bat Chain Puller at June 17, 2013 09:15 AM (SCcgT)

5 I did not make the top ten last week. Good sign or bad?

Well, the fact that you're even asking says a lot right there.

Posted by: Sean Bannion at June 17, 2013 09:16 AM (JpC1K)

6 re the pork ammo. what if I just do hand loading after eating some bacon? because then I also get to eat bacon.

Posted by: dudenolongerinsantacruz at June 17, 2013 09:16 AM (A3rQI)

7 Read the sidebar article about survivor bias then read the Huxley article.
I'm not sure the Huxley article makes any sense as it appears to be a word game.

"This word does not mean what you think this word means."

Posted by: Skandia Recluse at June 17, 2013 09:17 AM (WPR6E)

8 Barack Obama is a stuttering clusterf*ck of a malignant traitor.

Posted by: AllenG (Dedicated Tenther) at June 17, 2013 09:18 AM (/PCJa)

9 Say bye-bye to Marco Rubio:

“Rubio sided with the Chamber against the construction workers. ‘There are American workers who, for lack of a better term, can’t cut it,’ a Rubio aide told me. ‘There shouldn’t be a presumption that every American worker is a star performer. There are people who just can’t get it, can’t do it, don’t want to do it. And so you can’t obviously discuss that publicly.’

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Link in my name.

Posted by: Jay in PA at June 17, 2013 09:18 AM (XeF/9)

10 Burn it down.
Scatter the stones.
Salt the earth where it stood.

Posted by: AllenG (Dedicated Tenther) at June 17, 2013 09:18 AM (/PCJa)

11 Any truth to the rumor I just started that the hottest new things in Porn are "Gang of 8" movies?

Posted by: akula_51 at June 17, 2013 09:18 AM (Vgn84)

12 That IRS supervisor who did the spying has admitted she did the spying on tea party and other conservatives. But she did it in a manner that tries clear the rest of the Obamanite felons.


In other words, the wheels of the bus go bumpty bump.

Posted by: Vic at June 17, 2013 09:20 AM (lZvxr)

13 Boner has said about 10 different things on the amnesty bill, and this past weekend he was meeting with Ratshit Rubio. He will sell us out.

Posted by: Vic at June 17, 2013 09:21 AM (lZvxr)

14
Any truth to the rumor I just started that the hottest new things in Porn are "Gang of 8" movies?

I hope not

Posted by: dudenolongerinsantacruz at June 17, 2013 09:21 AM (A3rQI)

15 Well, the fact that you're even asking says a lot right there.


I will take it as a good sign!


And the jihadi ammo is expensive. Over a $1/rd for remanufactured .223 is bullshit.

Posted by: EC at June 17, 2013 09:21 AM (GQ8sn)

16 Another issue is that this all encompassing eye is needed because we willfully refuse to identify and engage the actual enemy - Islam. Thus we are all potential terrorists.
Posted by: Jean at June 17, 2013 09:16 AM (CMlD4)

Amen.

Posted by: Invictus at June 17, 2013 09:22 AM (OQpzc)

17 As Congress debates amnesty, border traffic increases and border patrol is told to stand down. H/t to Invictus

http://tinyurl.com/klaabdb

Posted by: Boone at June 17, 2013 09:23 AM (tIyK2)

18 Good thing Miss Utah didn't tell them it was a falsehood, and that women actually make the same, if not slightly more when all things are equally compared. The libtards would have started throwing rocks.

Posted by: Mooch has a fat ass at June 17, 2013 09:24 AM (vj51i)

19 If We Don't Pass An Immigration Bill We'll Never Win The White House Back Says Lindsey Graham And Every Democrat with a "D" instead of an R after his name.


FTFY Ben

Posted by: Vic at June 17, 2013 09:24 AM (lZvxr)

20 Boner has said about 10 different things on the amnesty bill, and this past weekend he was meeting with Ratshit Rubio. He will sell us out.
Posted by: Vic at June 17, 2013 09:21 AM (lZvxr)

I agree with you Vic.

why would this time be any different. It's already a done deal as far as I'm concerned.

They hate us (conservatives) and this is there way of showing it.
Even if it means cutting of their nose to spite their face.

Posted by: grumpy spypeach at June 17, 2013 09:25 AM (0n1+D)

21
Wow, Vic.

You got some pretty dumb hotties down there in SC.

Posted by: Ed Anger at June 17, 2013 09:26 AM (tOkJB)

22 Sometimes I wonder if the Amnesty Bill isn't Landslide McCain's revenge. "Don't elect me president? I'll show you basterds!"

Posted by: Gregory of Yardale at June 17, 2013 09:26 AM (QXlbZ)

23 Re: the immigration bill. RTFBYMFMF.


Re nearly everything else going on in the US at the moment: Delegation doctrine. Speak it.

Posted by: alexthechick - Mmmm. Blondes with whipped cream. at June 17, 2013 09:26 AM (VtjlW)

24
We can ignore government up to a point, but soon we will have to disobey it.

If we want to save any semblance of liberty.

Posted by: Bat Chain Puller at June 17, 2013 09:26 AM (SCcgT)

25 You got some pretty dumb hotties down there in SC.

Posted by: Ed Anger at June 17, 2013 09:26 AM (tOkJB)

Which one are you talking about?

Posted by: Vic at June 17, 2013 09:27 AM (lZvxr)

26 Good thing Miss Utah didn't tell them it was a falsehood, and that women actually make the same, if not slightly more when all things are equally compared. The libtards would have started throwing rocks.

The correct answer:

"It tells me that these questions are non sequiter rubbish set to push your political agenda. Also that that statistics can be made to say anything if you torture them long enough."

Posted by: AllenG (Dedicated Tenther) at June 17, 2013 09:27 AM (/PCJa)

27 You got some pretty dumb hotties down there in SC.


That was Utah.

Posted by: EC at June 17, 2013 09:28 AM (GQ8sn)

28
Good thing Miss Utah didn't tell them it was a falsehood, and that women actually make the same, if not slightly more when all things are equally compared. The libtards would have started throwing rocks.

Especially if you point out that the Obama department of Labor provided the latest study that debunked the myth.

Posted by: Colorado Alex at June 17, 2013 09:29 AM (lr3d7)

29 23 Re: the immigration bill. RTFBYMFMF.


Re nearly everything else going on in the US at the moment: Delegation doctrine. Speak it.
Posted by: alexthechick - Mmmm. Blondes with whipped cream. at June 17, 2013 09:26 AM (VtjlW)

I understand YMFMF, but what does RTB decode as?

Posted by: J.J. Sefton at June 17, 2013 09:30 AM (+98Gb)

30 Re: the immigration bill. RTFBYMFMF.

Point one in AllenG's theoretical Senate run:
"Every Bill will be read on the senate floor."
Put another way (that's actually probably more honest): "I will never join unanimous consent to skip the reading of any bill submitted to the Senate" (that way I haven't "lied" if I can't be present for UC on some bill).

Posted by: AllenG (Dedicated Tenther) at June 17, 2013 09:30 AM (/PCJa)

31 What damn part of ILLEGAL aliens don't you understand, Rubio, Boehner, and the rest of you Amnesty Now Cowards? Don't give me that bogus argument about them living in the shadows. They are FELONS, you moral cretins. They are liars, thieves, cheats, and leeches. Them working hard at dirty jobs is no more noble than a chain gang working on the roads. They chose to break multiple state and Federal laws and for that we are to give them citizenship. They keep poor Americans out of entry level jobs, which further perpetuates a permanent underclass.

Posted by: Sherry McEvil, Stiletto Corsettes C'est Magnifique at June 17, 2013 09:30 AM (+/zXs)

32 Please have Graham face a primary opponent who can articulate conservative principles.

Posted by: Captain Hate at June 17, 2013 09:30 AM (0qYx9)

33 And light up that fucking Capitol Hill switchboard.

One of these days we might have to light up Capitol Hill.

Posted by: J.J. Sefton at June 17, 2013 09:30 AM (+98Gb)

34 Sen. Schumer suggests un-manipulable “specific” standards like’”20 drones"

Which can, of course, be grounded and never used.

Posted by: Gregory of Yardale at June 17, 2013 09:30 AM (QXlbZ)

35 The Nobel prize winner's next war.
Obama has decided that the United States will 'aid the rebels'. The bureaucrats who have to actually do the work then ask the President what the phrase 'aid the rebels' actually meant, but the President was too busy planing his African Safari so the bureaucrats started guessing. One said it meant 'small arms and ammunition', while another said no it meant 'night vision goggles'.

In truth the 'rebels' all ready have 'small arms and ammunition' what they need is a unified command structure, heavy weapons (artillery, air support, anti-armor) and food, transportation, and manpower.

So Obama is doing what has worked so well for him in the past; pronouncing a vague, ambiguous general suggestion to 'do something', and then with the problem solved moves onto the next agenda item.

Posted by: Skandia Recluse at June 17, 2013 09:30 AM (WPR6E)

36 32 Please have Graham face a primary opponent who can articulate conservative principles.
Posted by: Captain Hate at June 17, 2013 09:30 AM (0qYx9)


"I am NOT Lindsay Graham.
I believe in the Constitution, individual liberty and America as founded."

All he/she need ever say.

Posted by: J.J. Sefton at June 17, 2013 09:32 AM (+98Gb)

37 I understand YMFMF, but what does RTB decode as?

Read The Furschlickener Bill, I believe.

Even if they have to sound out the words.

Posted by: Waterhouse at June 17, 2013 09:32 AM (Kppp9)

38 So Obama is doing what has worked so well for him in the past; pronouncing a vague, ambiguous general suggestion to 'do something', and then with the problem solved moves onto the next agenda item.

1st: Holy crap. He really thinks the movie "Dave" was how the Presidency actually works. That explains a lot.

2nd: It may work well for him. For the rest of us? Not so much.

Posted by: AllenG (Dedicated Tenther) at June 17, 2013 09:32 AM (/PCJa)

39 Woman Hit In Head With Golf Ball At US Open

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Meh- this is sort of a "Dog Bites Man" story.


Now if she had been hit in the head with a hockey puck, THAT would be a story.

Posted by: Seamus Muldoon at June 17, 2013 09:33 AM (pxDth)

40 37 I understand YMFMF, but what does RTB decode as?

Read The Furschlickener Bill, I believe.

Even if they have to sound out the words.
Posted by: Waterhouse at June 17, 2013 09:32 AM (Kppp9)


What does "furschlikener" mean?? I understand Yiddish but never heard that one.

Posted by: J.J. Sefton at June 17, 2013 09:33 AM (+98Gb)

41 I figured it was the Utah babe he was talking about.

Posted by: Vic at June 17, 2013 09:33 AM (lZvxr)

42 off topic question, but I haven't seen Truman North post in a while, did something happen?

Posted by: grumpy spypeach at June 17, 2013 09:33 AM (0n1+D)

43 Woman Hit In Head With Golf Ball At US Open

****

Meh- this is sort of a "Dog Bites Man" story.


I actually think what's more surprising is how often this doesn't happen.

Posted by: AllenG (Dedicated Tenther) at June 17, 2013 09:34 AM (/PCJa)

44 42 off topic question, but I haven't seen Truman North post in a while, did something happen?
Posted by: grumpy spypeach at June 17, 2013 09:33 AM (0n1+D)


Isn't he gearing up to run for office?

Posted by: J.J. Sefton at June 17, 2013 09:34 AM (+98Gb)

45 Graham does have a primary opponent.

Posted by: Vic at June 17, 2013 09:34 AM (lZvxr)

46 Gleen America Got What It Deserved On 9/11 Greenwald announces that Snowden will be doing an online Q and A at 11:00 EST.

http://tinyurl.com/lpfl59w

Posted by: JackStraw at June 17, 2013 09:35 AM (g1DWB)

47 Graham does have a primary opponent.

Is said primary opponent worth anything?

I mean, beyond the obvious of not being Ms. Lindsey Grahamnesty.

Posted by: AllenG (Dedicated Tenther) at June 17, 2013 09:35 AM (/PCJa)

48 42 did something happen?

I suspect Malarkey v Gomez may be keeping him a tad bit busy.

Posted by: akula_51 at June 17, 2013 09:35 AM (Vgn84)

49 Got left all alone on the last thread. Truman would need to avoid associations here to get on the ballot in Mass.

and AllenG:

"But those associations are only found by violating the 4th Amendment."

AllenG:
No they aren't. The Government has long had rights to the meta-data
(did a package go from A to B, on what date, how much did it weigh) from
the postal system or FedEx, just not the contents of the letters. They
have standing to get the meta-data (just not the NSA, whether or not
they working for the FBI - its not in their charter). Your Fourth
Amendment rights start where the expectation of privacy begins - you
don't get that with the metadata.

Posted by: Jean at June 17, 2013 09:36 AM (CMlD4)

50 I suspect Malarkey v Gomez may be keeping him a tad bit busy.

???

Posted by: AllenG (Dedicated Tenther) at June 17, 2013 09:36 AM (/PCJa)

51 Call your congressmen about this immigration bill. I have called mine twice.

Posted by: NWConservative at June 17, 2013 09:37 AM (RkerA)

52 Oh, the MA Race. Is he working on that?

Posted by: AllenG (Dedicated Tenther) at June 17, 2013 09:37 AM (/PCJa)

53 Truman would need to avoid associations here to get on the ballot in Mass.

thanks, I was just curious, but had a feeling that's what it might be.

Posted by: grumpy spypeach at June 17, 2013 09:37 AM (0n1+D)

54 Barry is Chance, the gardener. He is the blank screen onto which liberals have projected their desires. When it comes time to campaign for something, they trot him and his teleprompter out to make a speech. When it comes time to govern or make a decision, he's on the golf course or introducing third graders to the LGBT community or hosting the WNBA champions, two events which were held separately but certainly made for each other.

Posted by: huerfano at June 17, 2013 09:37 AM (bAGA/)

55 He's, like, involved in the whole MA GOP political scene and all or so I had led myself to believe.

Posted by: akula_51 at June 17, 2013 09:38 AM (Vgn84)

56 Truman would need to avoid associations here to get on the ballot in Mass.

I wonder what it says (about me or Texas) that I don't believe that would be the case if I were to run for office.

Posted by: AllenG (Dedicated Tenther) at June 17, 2013 09:38 AM (/PCJa)

57 I understand YMFMF, but what does RTB decode as?

Posted by: J.J. Sefton at June 17, 2013 09:30 AM (+98Gb)



I continue to be amused that everyone knows what I mean by the profanity.


Read The Bill.


RTFBYMFMF is my proposed Constitutional amendment that prior to any vote, the full, final and complete text of a bill must be read aloud on the floor of the House and Senate by a human being reading at a normal rate of speaking. Should different bills be passed by the House and Senate, the full, final and complete text of the bill that issues from the reconciliation conference must be read aloud on the floor of the House and Senate by a human being reading at a normal rate of speaking prior to any vote. This requirement may not be waived.

Posted by: alexthechick - Mmmm. Blondes with whipped cream. at June 17, 2013 09:38 AM (VtjlW)

58 I just did a quick search of the past 15 or so posts, not including the astronomy posts, including comments, and found five mentions of Benghazi. Four were m/l passing mention in a list of scandals; only JohnLocke #214 on the "NSA listening to domestic" thread addressed Benghazi directly or spoke of it being a priority.

Scadalpalooza - it's all a distraction from everything. But IIRC, Obama essentially murdered Stevens, et al. Not like there's anyone in a position to make it the means to oust the devils, but it ought to be the issue. Or so I read some morons saying a few squirrels ago.

Posted by: mindful webworker, your servant at June 17, 2013 09:39 AM (CNKis)

59 My oh my oh my -- aren't we a big ole grouchy group of pessimists today.

Mind if I join you?

Posted by: GnuBreed at June 17, 2013 09:39 AM (ccXZP)

60 57 RTFBYMFMF is my proposed Constitutional amendment...

Sigh. Yet again, we have to codify common sense since it's so uncommon on Capitol Hill.

Posted by: akula_51 at June 17, 2013 09:40 AM (Vgn84)

61 So Obama is doing what has worked so well for him in the past; pronouncing a vague, ambiguous general suggestion to 'do something', and then with the problem UNsolved moves onto the next agenda item.
Posted by: Skandia Recluse at June 17, 2013 09:30 AM (WPR6E)Fixed it for ya

Posted by: notachanceinhell at June 17, 2013 09:40 AM (jJA/4)

62 We are all Miss Utah now. She honors us by imitating our incomprehensible policy statements.

Posted by: Senate GOP caucus at June 17, 2013 09:40 AM (ac/8R)

63 BTW, I could give less than used kitty litter for all these stupid scholarship pageants from Toddler and Tiaras up to and including Miss Universe. So Miss Utah fluffed an answer, big whoop. It rates right up there with Kanye and Kim's baby drama. Vapid bread and circus crapitola. We are losing this country, so let's concentrate on that. More shiny stuff and squirrels we do not need. Yeah, I admire beautiful people as much as anyone, but, enough.

Posted by: Sherry McEvil, Stiletto Corsettes C'est Magnifique at June 17, 2013 09:40 AM (+/zXs)

64 Is said primary opponent worth anything?



I mean, beyond the obvious of not being Ms. Lindsey Grahamnesty.

Posted by: AllenG (Dedicated Tenther) at June 17, 2013 09:35 AM (/PCJa)

It is hard to tell who is running against who. There are two Senate seats up for election this cycle and I am not sure how that is going to work.

Posted by: Vic at June 17, 2013 09:40 AM (lZvxr)

65 Anecdotal... more Gomez signs than Markey signs in the mid-Cape area, wall-to-wall Markey signs( most often paired with a faded Warren alongside) most other places. Of course P-town didn't have a Gomez sign within a mile of it.

Posted by: lincolntf at June 17, 2013 09:40 AM (ZshNr)

66 RTFBYMFMF is my proposed Constitutional amendment that prior to any vote, the full, final and complete text of a bill must be read aloud on the floor of the House and Senate by a human being reading at a normal rate of speaking.

You don't need a Constitutional amendment (though it's be nice). You just need a few men (or women) of character who are willing to get disinvited to the nice parties.

Seriously, my voice would always be a "no" on Unanimous Consent to waive the reading of the bill. Especially these 800+ page monstrosities.

Posted by: AllenG (Dedicated Tenther) at June 17, 2013 09:40 AM (/PCJa)

67 Mind if I join you?

Posted by: GnuBreed at June 17, 2013 09:39 AM (ccXZP)

Piss off....RINO

Posted by: CharlieBrown'sDildo at June 17, 2013 09:41 AM (WW8xK)

68 Miss Utah may have fooled me, but she didn't fool my mother.

Posted by: Norman Bates at June 17, 2013 09:42 AM (Ks4nX)

69 Scadalpalooza - it's all a distraction from everything. But IIRC, Obama essentially murdered Stevens, et al. Not like there's anyone in a position to make it the means to oust the devils, but it ought to be the issue. Or so I read some morons saying a few squirrels ago.
Posted by: mindful webworker, your servant at June 17, 2013 09:39 AM (CNKis)


Wow! I didn't know you took over the blog from ace! Congrats!

Posted by: alexthechick - Mmmm. Blondes with whipped cream. at June 17, 2013 09:42 AM (VtjlW)

70 MA election to replace Kerry in the Senate, on June 25th or 29th or something. Soon.

Posted by: lincolntf at June 17, 2013 09:43 AM (ZshNr)

71 Posted by: alexthechick - Mmmm. Blondes with whipped cream. at June 17, 2013 09:42 AM (VtjlW)

I am the man behind the curtain of this blog.

I am BoobMan...hear me roar (and link)

http://tinyurl.com/mnsmox9

NSFW


Posted by: Boobman (Ace's alter-ego) at June 17, 2013 09:46 AM (WW8xK)

72 Yes, I care deeply about Benghazi, particularly, if Comrade Clinton is going to be our next El Presidente. Her ugly little paws are all over it, but, ultimately, as Commander In Cheif Obama is responsible.

But, so far caring about Beghazi and the 303 scandals leaving a brown trail behind it, means little.

Posted by: Sherry McEvil, Stiletto Corsettes C'est Magnifique at June 17, 2013 09:47 AM (+/zXs)

73 Or was it this.......

http://tinyurl.com/6u2ye7a

NSFW

Posted by: Boobman (Ace's alter-ego) at June 17, 2013 09:48 AM (WW8xK)

74 Time to "get back" so-called metadata on mail or calls or internet searches. It's being misused, and it's a greyer area. It's one thing to store information about an envelope of a federally subsidized postal system, and another to demand not only the time and place of a communication via phone or internet the subject headings - which is content- of email. Email is not a postcard.

The government should have to get a warrant for specific things related to specific persons related to specific crimes, to trawl data that belongs to a private company.

Posted by: SarahW at June 17, 2013 09:49 AM (LYwCh)

75 >>But, so far caring about Beghazi and the 303 scandals leaving a brown trail behind it, means little.

Oh I wouldn't say that. The msm has been covering for Obama and keeping his approvals articially inflated. Since the scandals started breaking in a major way his approval rating is dropping like a rock and now most Americans are saying they don't think he is trustworthy.

Watergate took over 2 years to cost Nixon his job. These investigations were never going to happen overnight but they are continuing and it is only going to get worse for Obama.

Posted by: JackStraw at June 17, 2013 09:51 AM (g1DWB)

76 Boy Scout leaders and members marching in gay pride parades??

Posted by: Waldo at June 17, 2013 09:51 AM (RZwdH)

77 Watergate took over 2 years to cost Nixon his job. These investigations were never going to happen overnight but they are continuing and it is only going to get worse for Obama.
Posted by: JackStraw at June 17, 2013 09:51 AM (g1DWB)



And then?


I remember when all the stuff about Lewinsky started to break and talking head after talking head saying that Clinton had to resign. I also remember getting this sinking feeling when I started to think "but what if he doesn't". History then ensued.


This is one of the very few times I wish the US had a parliamentary system. The SCOAMT admin would have fallen by now.

Posted by: alexthechick - Mmmm. Blondes with whipped cream. at June 17, 2013 09:53 AM (VtjlW)

78 IOW if my next door neighbor or enemy at the office can't get legal access to it, the state should not have legal access to it without subpoena or warrant.

No general warrant to trawl in the papers on my desk, in my computer, or communications made behind a password.

Posted by: SarahW at June 17, 2013 09:53 AM (LYwCh)

79 New one

Posted by: Vic at June 17, 2013 09:55 AM (lZvxr)

80 He won't be impeached and like BJ Clinton will retire with acclamation to elder statesman status. Clinton, Teddy Kennedy, Carter, et al have proven that old Dim hacks never get punished and they never leave the world stage. They have to assume room temperature to be gone. Byrd was the next thing to dead and yet, they would drag his carcass to the Senate floor, hold his finger on the button, and press.

Posted by: Sherry McEvil, Stiletto Corsettes C'est Magnifique at June 17, 2013 09:58 AM (+/zXs)

81 >>I remember when all the stuff about Lewinsky started to break and talking head after talking head saying that Clinton had to resign. I also remember getting this sinking feeling when I started to think "but what if he doesn't". History then ensued.

Indeed. And Clinton was a badly wounded president for the remainder of his term. What significant legislation did he push through after Lewinsky? I can't think of any. And Gore lost, many people were fed up with the way DC was running even if Clinton himself survived.

I have little hope Obama will be impeached and removed from office. It will certainly never happen as long as Reid is running the Senate. But if he is so wounded that he can't do any more damage and if Obamacare continues to unwind apace that will be a big win as far as I am concerned.

Posted by: JackStraw at June 17, 2013 10:00 AM (g1DWB)

82 Is there anyone running in 2014 who is opposed to amnesty?

Posted by: Vic at June 17, 2013 10:04 AM (lZvxr)

83 wrong thread

Posted by: Vic at June 17, 2013 10:04 AM (lZvxr)

84 # IRS Supervisor In DC Was Obama Donor, Scrutinized Tea Party Cases

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This is my shocked face.


# Senate To Pass Immigration Bill With Over 70 Votes

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See above. We're now tying our hopes to Boehner, which means we may need to get ready to bend over and kiss our asses goodbye.


# Turkish Protests And Counter Protests Continue

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Good. Unfortunately, shithead will continue to support Erdrogan because he's a Muslim Brotherhood ally.


# Boehner Says He Won't Back Immigration Bill Without Majority GOP Support

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We better hope so. Otherwise, we're screwed.


# If We Don't Pass An Immigration Bill We'll Never Win The White House Back Says Lindsey Graham And Every Democrat

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Gowdy needs to primary Miss Lindsay.


# Is Hassan Rouhani Really A Reformer?

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When comparing against Dinnerjacket, it doesn't take a lot to qualify.

Posted by: Brandon In Baton Rouge at June 17, 2013 10:08 AM (a3iAA)

85 Bookmarkable comments, past thread

KristenS
http://minx.cc/?blog=86&post=340961#c20770324
...disillusionment (noun): the feeling typically experienced by a teenage girl when she discovers that a guy's proclamations of love were all just to get in her pants.... Now being experienced... by people under 30 who naively believed a slimy politician's proclamations of love and are suddenly realizing the screwing they're getting.

rip van winkin
http://minx.cc/?blog=86&post=340961#c2077029
We live in an age of enforced foolishness;

no water toilets that stink
clean air regs that prevent upgrades to electric plants
food piles in basements
government mandated bike paths on major roadways (for your health, of course)
government mandated mosquito breeding ponds
etc

alexthechick
http://minx.cc/?blog=86&post=340961#c20770225
Any single person who believes that if agents had the capability to access content but not a single one ever did without jumping through all legal steps to do so has either never met another human being ever in the history of ever.... [RTWT]

Posted by: mindful webworker, your servant at June 17, 2013 10:12 AM (BtHg/)

86 “Why was Holly Paz... in almost all of the interviews you conducted?” asked Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC). “Why would you have someone from the IRS in those meetings? Is that proper protocol?”

“I am unaware of it,” said Inspector General J. Russell George. “This is the first I’ve heard this.”

George then requested time to research the revelation. “This is the first time that I was made aware of this,” said George.

George then clarified he and his agency performed an audit, not an investigation.

“The operative word, Mr. Chairman, is audit,” said George. “It was not conducted as an investigation.”

Still, Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) seemed unsettled that Paz was allowed to sit in on the IG’s interviews of IRS employees.

“Usually when you are conducting an investigation—I know this was an audit, I got that—you want to keep your witnesses separate because you’re in search of the truth and you are trying to make sure there’s no advantage of a person hearing what somebody else said,” said Cummings. “That’s pretty standard procedure.”

George ultimately conceded to Cummings that, “in hindsight, given this matter, obviously this seems somewhat unusual. I need to do a little more research.”

Cummings pressed on, suggesting that Paz’s reason for sitting in on interviews may have been to protect herself or the IRS.

“It sounded like Ms. Paz felt like she needed to be in the room because she wanted to be able to defend herself—or the agency, I don’t know—based on what may have been said or the information gathered in that interview,” said Cummings.

“But again, hindsight is 20/20, sir,” said George.

House Oversight Chairman Darrell Issa (R-CA) read testimony from Paz. Issa said Paz claimed the IG auditors left the room for a short time at the end of each interview so investigators could ask any additional questions.

Issa said Paz claimed either she or the recently removed IRS director of the tax-exempt unit, Lois Lerner, brokered the unusual interview scheme.

Posted by: Ed Phelps at June 17, 2013 10:30 AM (e8kgV)

87 Wow! I didn't know you took over the blog from ace! Congrats! -alexthechick

egad! I have no idea what that means. um... thanks, if it's meant positively. Sorry, if not.

Posted by: mindful webworker, your servant at June 17, 2013 10:31 AM (3gtAk)

88 Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., on Sunday told conservatives who are trying
to block the measure that they will doom the party and all but
guarantee a Democrat will remain in the White House after 2016′s
election. Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J., went a step further and
predicted “there’ll never be a road to the White House for the
Republican Party” if immigration overhaul fails to pass.






The Republicans' crack political suicide squad is on the job

Posted by: TheQuietMan at June 17, 2013 10:34 AM (1Jaio)

89 The words “Tea Party” and “patriot” in a non-profit’s name would more
likely earn a negative appraisal from the IRS than would “Islam” or
“Muslim.” One wonders how Lois Lerner’s IRS division would treat a hypothetical “Sarah Palin Foundation” versus “The Dr. Zawahiri Charity.”





We are living in Bizarro World. The government is working to destroy us and support our enemies.

Posted by: TheQuietMan at June 17, 2013 10:36 AM (1Jaio)

90
So, Miss Lindsay says we'll fall into a "demographic black hole" if we don't hop on the (sh)amnesty bandwagon. Hahahahahahahah...
Here's my question: Why aren't we* courting/mobilizing LEAGL ALIEN'S, and the pending legal aliens. This group seems to be getting the royal shaft in this whole deal. Also, seem more likely to be aligned with conservative/liberatarian beliefs. If I'm not mistaken, legal immigrants must posess some skill or level of education to move through the system.
*I really don't know who "we" are anymore.

Posted by: Brave Sir Robin at June 17, 2013 10:41 AM (bWBdM)

91 Daily reminder:

This is a criminal regime.

Posted by: JohnKerryIsADoucheBag at June 17, 2013 11:00 AM (QTVh2)

92 CAIR:

Sarah Palin, political guru to the brainless, said this the other day in arguing against American military intervention in Syria:

“Let Allah sort it out.”

One can imagine that more than a few Islamophobes chortled like crazy at that clever remark.

But a question arises: Was Palin, in effect, mocking God?

...
No. She was mocking idiots, like those at CAIR, who some how thing that God needs them to help him. An omni-present omni-powerful God doesn't need these idiots, period.

It is CAIR who is mocking God.

Posted by: Porky Pig at June 17, 2013 11:10 AM (e8kgV)

93 A belated Happy Father's Day to you guys:

http://tinyurl.com/kfvxc3f

Posted by: caustic at June 17, 2013 02:54 PM (/b8+5)






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