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#156874 May 24, 2013
Re: "Kenyan born."
Someone has to be particularly gullible to believe that. There were only 21 people who came to the USA from Kenya in 1961, and the Kenyan government has said that it investigated and that Obama and his mother were NOT two of them. And the officials in Hawaii of BOTH parties have said that he was born in Hawaii.
Re "bisexual"---all the usual crap from people who hate Obama and no evidence for it whatever.
Since: May 10
#156875 May 24, 2013
On May 24, 2013, at 4:02 PM, Jim Scot wrote:
I have served with each of you, sometimes in peace and sometimes in war. To have served with you in the defense of our nation has been my greatest honor and will always be a treasured memory to me. I hope you all have a great Memorial day weekend. God bless our nation!
CW4, USA Ret.
Since: May 10
#156876 May 24, 2013
And I suppose that AG Eric Holder did not commit perjury when he lied before Congress the other day? He said he had no prior knowledge to the wiretapping of the AP and Fox News reporters yet his signature is on the subpoena requests!!!!
He needs to go to JAIL!!!
Since: May 10
#156877 May 24, 2013
Rogue Scholar 05 wrote:
Oh, one of the new fees (taxes) obama wants is $100 to file a flight plan. Well, there is no requirement to file a flight plan under VFR conditions ..... RIGHT NOW!!! You can fly a Piper Cub for about $50 an hour but you add $100 flight plan to that, well, it really punishes the small private plan owner!!! And for what? Well, they would have to hire more UNION FAA controller$ to handle those extra flight plan$!!!
Ah, we will everytime we file an IFR flight plan and just as soon as they realize that they will claim we are not PAYING OUR FAIR SHARE and demand we file flight plans for every flight!!!
Since: May 10
#156878 May 24, 2013
I know that this is not Remembrance Day, Nov. 11th, but it is appropriate for our American Memorial Day.
Si Peu de temps
A Pittance of Time
Since: May 10
#156879 May 24, 2013
Well, when can start with the unsolved murders of the three gay guys who went to Obama's church in Shitcago!
#156880 May 24, 2013
Rogue, I'm starting to think you are a total loony tune.
"The individual is handicapped by coming face-to-face with a conspiracy so monstrous he cannot believe it exists." J. Edgar Hoover
J. Edgar Hoover Planned Mass Jailing in 1950
December 23, 2007 http://tinyurl.com/26s5jy
A newly declassified document shows that J. Edgar Hoover, the longtime director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, had a plan to suspend habeas corpus and imprison some 12,000 Americans he suspected of disloyalty.
Hoover sent his plan to the White House on July 7, 1950, 12 days after the Korean War began. It envisioned putting suspect Americans in military prisons.
Hoover wanted President Harry S. Truman to proclaim the mass arrests necessary to protect the country against treason, espionage and sabotage. The F.B.I would apprehend all individuals potentially dangerous to national security, Hoovers proposal said. The arrests would be carried out under a master warrant attached to a list of names provided by the bureau.
The names were part of an index that Hoover had been compiling for years.The index now contains approximately twelve thousand individuals, of which approximately ninety-seven per cent are citizens of the United States, he wrote.
In order to make effective these apprehensions, the proclamation suspends the Writ of Habeas Corpus, it said.
Habeas corpus, the right to seek relief from illegal detention, has been a fundamental principle of law for seven centuries. The Bush administrations decision to hold suspects for years at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, has made habeas corpus a contentious issue for Congress and the Supreme Court today.
The Constitution says habeas corpus shall not be suspended unless when in cases of rebellion or invasion, the public safety may require it. The plan proposed by Hoover, the head of the F.B.I. from 1924 to 1972, stretched that clause to include threatened invasion or attack upon United States troops in legally occupied territory.
#156881 May 24, 2013
Hillary Clinton Never brought up the Birth Certificate. Running against Obama for President.
John McCain Never brought up the Birth Certificate, Running against Obama for president.
Mitt Romney Never brought up the Birth Certificate, running against Obama for President.
Proof Obama is an American citizen / Judges all across America dismissed it
DECIDED CASES ONLY updated Oct. 12, 2009
Ankeny v. Daniels Indiana State Dismissed
Berg v. Obama Eastern Fed Dist PA Dismissed
[on appeal to 3rd Circuit]
Berg v. Obama Fed Dist Crt, DC Dismissed
Brockhausen v. Andrade Texas (state) Dismissed
Broe v. Wade Washington St. Supreme Dismissed
Christian/Aryan Nations Fed Missouri (west)
of Missouri v. Obama Dismissed
Cohen v. Obama D C Dismissed
Connerat v. Browning Dismissed
Connerat v. Obama Small Claims Fla Dismissed
Cook v. Good GA Middle Dismissed
Cook v. Simtech FLA Middle Dismissed
Craig v. United States OKLA West Judgment for Def.
[Affirmed 10th Circuit]
[Petition for Writ of Certiorari]+[Denied]
Dawson v. Obama Cal Eastern District Dismissed
Donofrio v. Wells NJ State Dismissed
[Appealed to NJ State Supreme Court]+[Denied]
[Appealed to US Supreme Court]+[Denied]
Ealey v. Obama Texas Houston Dismissed
Essek v. Obama KY Eastern Dismissed
Gopalan v. Obama III CA Southern Dismissed
Greenberg v. Brunner Dismissed
Hamblin v. Obama/McCain Arizona District Dismissed
Herbert v. Obama FLA Mid Fed Dismissed
Hollister v. Soetoro Fed DC Dismissed
Hunter v. Obama Dismissed
Judy v. McCain Dismissed
Keyes v. Bowen Superior Crt of CA Dismissed
Keyes v. Lingle Dismissed
Lightfoot v. Bowen U.S. Sup Crt Dismissed
Marquis v. Reed Dismissed
Martin v. Lingle HI State Dismissed
Morrow v. Obama Fed FL Miami Dismissed
Neal v. Brunner Dismissed
Neely v. Obama Dismissed
Patriot Hearts Network v. Obama Dismissed
Rhodes v. Gates Dismissed
Rhodes v. MacDonald Dismissed
Roy v. Obama Dismissed
Schneller v. Cortes U. S. Supreme Court Dismissed
Stamper v. U.S. Dismissed
Strunk v. U.S. 2nd Circuit Dismissed
Sullivan v. Marshall Dismissed
Thomas v. Hosemann Dismissed
Terry v. Handel Dismissed
Welch v. Mukasey Dismissed / Wrotnowski v. Bysiewiecz Dismissed
#156882 May 24, 2013
McCains Constitutional Dilemma: Native Son But Not Natural Born?
February 29, 2008 / http://tinyurl.com/2am7hd
John McCains possible election could trigger review under an obscure part of the Constitution: the birth eligibility provision of Article II. The requirement that an American be natural-born has long been controversial, but few associated John McCain with the problem as opposed to other leaders like Arnold Schwarzenegger. McCain, however, may be a foreign born citizen given his birth in the Canal Zone. Due to the bar on advisory opinions, this issue might not be ripe for review until after the general election, triggering another Bush v. Gore moment in the high court. Ted Olson has even been retained for the possible fight to complete the scene for a Supreme redux.
McCain was born in 1936 in the Panama Canal Zone while his father was stationed there as a naval officer. In 1787, however, the framers insisted that any president be natural born that is, born within the United States. It is a requirement that some of us have long criticized as counter to our tradition as a nation of immigrants
Jonathan Turley Constitutional Law
Since: May 10
#156883 May 24, 2013
OMG, I can not believe it but Fox News just called the rioters in Sweden as being..... Muslims. If you recall yesterday I posted a Huff Post piece that just described the rioters as just disgruntled immigrants. Why will not say they are Muslims?
I don't care if it is the U.K., France, Germany, Norway or Sweden, if they are Christian immigrants or Hindu immigrants, just come out and say it.
Last week here in Florida they had a woman who was using a stolen credit card and they described her as a middle aged woman with blond bangs but in the picture of the woman you could not tell what color her bangs were but the color of her skin was .... black. What is so wrong to describe a suspect as a middle aged white woman with blond bangs if that is what she looks like?!?
Since: May 10
#156884 May 24, 2013
Here is a Reuters story posted on Huff Post and again it only describes them as uneducated immigrants! Why allow uneducated people into your country? You should concentrate on getting immigrants who will contribute to their economy not some who will only be drag on their country.
You would think these uneducated Muslims would be grateful that they were allowed into Sweden but they aren't!!!
Sweden Riots Force Police To Call In Reinforcements
Reuters | Posted: 05/24/2013
By Ilze Filks and Mia Shanley
STOCKHOLM, May 24 (Reuters)- Police in Stockholm called in reinforcements on Friday after youths set cars and a school ablaze in a fifth night of rioting, the worst to hit Sweden for years.
Pupils at a primary school in Kista - an IT hub that is home to the likes of telecoms equipment maker Ericsson and the Swedish office of Microsoft - arrived to find the inside of the small red wooden building had been completely burnt out.
While Thursday was slightly calmer than the four nights before, about 30 cars were torched and eight people, mostly in their early 20s, were detained, police said.
In a country with a reputation for openness, tolerance and a model welfare state, the rioting has exposed a fault-line between a well-off majority and a minority - often young people with immigrant backgrounds - who are poorly educated, cannot find work and feel pushed to the edge of society.
"In the short run, the acute thing is to ensure that these neighbourhoods get back to normal everyday life. In the long run we need to create positive spirals in these neighbourhoods," Erik Ullenhag, Sweden's integration minister, told Reuters.
The police said they were calling in extra backup from the cities of Malmo and Gothenburg.
"Now it's Friday, the weekend, and we usually have more to do. We think there's going to be a lot of work and many have worked hard these last few days, so we are calling in extra police," spokesman Anders Jonsson said, without giving numbers.
The spree of destruction has seen masked youths vandalise schools, libraries and police stations, setting cars alight and hurling stones at police and firefighters.
It was sparked by the fatal police shooting earlier this month of a 69-year man, reported by local media to be a Portuguese immigrant and suspected of wielding a large knife, in a Stockholm suburb called Husby.
#156885 May 24, 2013
I guess you think Bush did the right thing for pardoning Libby?
Bush had balls?
Libby Trial Exhibits March 6, 2007
P R O C E E D I N G S Whereupon, I. LEWIS LIBBY was called as a witness and, after first being duly sworn by the Foreperson of the Grand Jury, was examined and testified as follows: EXAMINATION BY MR. FITZGERALD: Q. And Mr. Libby, if you could state your name for the record and spell your name? A. I. Lewis, L-e-w-i-s; Libby, L-i-b-b-y. Q. And do you have a nickname? A. I do. Q. Okay. And that is -- A. "Scooter".
P R O C E E D I N G S Whereupon, I. LEWIS LIBBY was called as a witness and, after first being duly sworn by the Foreperson of the Grand Jury, was examined and testified as follows: EXAMINATION BY MR. FITZGERALD: Q. Good morning, Mr. Libby. A. Good morning. http://www.justice.gov/archive/osc/exhibits/0...
Libby judge 'perplexed' by clemency
His 30-month sentence was appropriate for the former Cheney aide, he writes in his first public comments on the issue.
July 13, 2007 / http://tinyurl.com/3ds8xvn
WASHINGTON In an unusual expression of frustration, the judge who sentenced former White House aide I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby to 30 months in jail, only to see the sentence commuted by President Bush, said he was "perplexed" by the act of clemency.
In his first public comments on the matter, U.S. District Judge Reggie B. Walton took issue with Bush's statement that the prison sentence ordered for Libby last month was "excessive." Walton defended the sentence, saying that he followed established legal precedents as well as a strict interpretation of federal sentencing guidelines that has been supported by Bush's own administration.
Libby Judge "Perplexed" by Clemency
#156886 May 24, 2013
LMAO!!! Thank you!!!
Since: May 10
#156887 May 24, 2013
I have never claimed to know what God thinks but I do believe God will allow all righteous people into Heaven and if they be Atheists, so be it!
But I do not expect to see any pedophiles even if they are Christian ministers, Jewish Rabis or Muslim Clerics.
Pope Francis Says Atheists Who Do Good Are Redeemed, Not Just Catholics: 05/22/2013
Pope Francis rocked some religious and atheist minds today when he declared that everyone was redeemed through Jesus, including atheists.
During his homily at Wednesday Mass in Rome, Francis emphasized the importance of "doing good" as a principle that unites all humanity, and a "culture of encounter" to support peace.
Using scripture from the Gospel of Mark, Francis explained how upset Jesus' disciples were that someone outside their group was doing good, according to a report from Vatican Radio.
They complain, the Pope said in his homily, because they say,If he is not one of us, he cannot do good. If he is not of our party, he cannot do good. And Jesus corrects them:Do not hinder him, he says, let him do good. The disciples, Pope Francis explains,were a little intolerant, closed off by the idea of ​​possessi ng the truth, convinced that those who do not have the truth, cannot do good.This was wrong ... Jesus broadens the horizon. Pope Francis said,The root of this possibility of doing good that we all have is in creation
Pope Francis went further in his sermon to say:
"The Lord created us in His image and likeness, and we are the image of the Lord, and He does good and all of us have this commandment at heart: do good and do not do evil. All of us.But, Father, this is not Catholic! He cannot do good. Yes, he can... "The Lord has redeemed all of us, all of us, with the Blood of Christ: all of us, not just Catholics. Everyone!Father, the atheists? Even the atheists. Everyone!".. We must meet one another doing good.But I dont believe, Father, I am an atheist! But do good: we will meet one another there.
Responding to the leader of the Roman Catholic church's homily, Father James Martin, S.J. wrote in an email to The Huffington Post:
"Pope Francis is saying, more clearly than ever before, that Christ offered himself as a sacrifice for everyone. That's always been a Christian belief. You can find St. Paul saying in the First Letter to Timothy that Jesus gave himself as a "ransom for all." But rarely do you hear it said by Catholics so forcefully, and with such evident joy. And in this era of religious controversies, it's a timely reminder that God cannot be confined to our narrow categories."
Of course, not all Christians believe that those who don't believe will be redeemed, and the Pope's words may spark memories of the deep divisions from the Protestant reformation over the belief in redemption through grace versus redemption through works.
The pope's comment has also struck a chord on Reddit, where it is the second most-shared piece.
Since: May 10
#156888 May 24, 2013
Yep, Liberals may turn on Holder but the Progressives will never!!!
Liberals turn on Holder
Friday, May 24, 2013
Just one week ago, the Washington Posts Ezra Klein confidently assured his readers that the scandals are falling apart. Now, after another week of tough Congressional hearings and media reporting, its doubtful anybody believes that is true.
Emerging from a White House meeting Tuesday, Klein himself wrote Wednesday that heads should roll at the IRS. But because Obama failed to appoint a head of the IRS before the scandal broke, there was no one readily fireable once the scope of the problem became known. Now liberals, including Klein, are calling for the head of career civil servant Lois Lerner, who had a well-established history of using government power to harass conservatives long before she came to the IRS.
Problem is, as a career civil servant, Lerner has no duty to fall on the sword to protect Obama and the Democratic Party. She apparently has been put on paid administrative leave but is also refusing to resign. Without a scapegoat to sacrifice, the IRS scandal will continue to dog the White House.
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#156889 May 24, 2013
Jacques, Don't you know that the conservatives in America are victims? LOL
Poor little victims. LOL
They do not realize that the United States is almost totally controlled by Ayn Rand and Milton Friedman philosophy since Ronald Reagan.
Which was continued by Daddy Bush, Bill Clinton, Bush Jr., and now Obama.
Since: May 10
#156891 May 24, 2013
Oh, G.W. Bush never was a junior but Albert Arnold "Owl" Gore, Jr. is a junior!!!
Albert Arnold "Owl" Gore Jr.
George Walker Bush
Oh, and Al Gore Sr. was a Dixiecrat and a member of the K.K.K. too!
#156892 May 24, 2013
LMAO!!! You won't find anything in the 4th amendment recognizing a dual-citizenship status, can you!
Since: May 10
#156893 May 24, 2013
Rogue Scholar 05 wrote:
They would not need to impeach Obama. Once a court ruled he was an illegal candidate and that his election was a fraud. He..... and Biden would be gone.
Don't forget, they ran as a team. If one is an illegal candidate, their whole ticket is illegal!
And then either Speaker Bonehead would be president or the court could rule that Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan were the actual winners of the 2010 election!
No, Hillary never brought it up but her surrogates did!!!
The 'Birthers' Began on the Left
Feb 7, 2010 8:32 PM EST
Investigating the roots of the Obama birthplace conspiracy theory, Wingnuts author John Avlon uncovers the first Birtherand finds shes a Hillary Clinton supporter also implicated in Dan Rathers exit from CBS.
The Birthers were back in force at the National Tea Party Convention in Nashville.
WorldNet Daily founder Joseph Farah used his prime-time speaking slot, broadcast on C-Span, to pump up claims that President Obama was not born in the United Statesand received enthusiastic applause from the audience. Birther queen Orly Taitz was in the house, making the rounds as a celebrity conspiracy theorist.
The persistence of this much-debunked rumor is a reminder of how the fringe is blurring with the base in American politics. It provoked conservative Internet impresario Andrew Breitbart into a confrontation with Farah, the new guard vs. the old, with Breitbart arguing that attempts to prove Obama was born abroad are stupid and self-destructive, "a losing issue."
"I determined that I was going to start digging up every bit of dirt that I could find on him and convince the Democratic Party to dump him and make Hillary the nominee."
The high-profile resurgence of the Birther claims on cable television provoked much self-satisfaction from liberals as the latest evidence of the influence of wingnuts on conservative politics.
Since: May 10
#156894 May 24, 2013
HOLLYWOOD PRODUCER HEARD BILL CLINTON SAY OBAMA INELIGIBLE
Insider in Hillary's 2008 campaign points to 'original birthers': 04/01/2012
Bettina Viviano who started her own film production company in 1990 after serving as vice president of production for Steven Spielbergs Amblin Entertainment told WND that it was common knowledge among delegates committed to Hillary that the Clintons believed Obama was constitutionally ineligible and that Bill Clinton would eventually disclose his belief to the public.
The Clintons were the original birthers, Viviano told WND in an interview in Los Angeles.
Everybody who has called this a conspiracy from the Republicans or the tea party, they need to know who started it the Democrats, she said.
It was Hillary and Bill, and it percolated up from there, said Viviano, who had access to the campaign through a documentary she produced on the claims of delegates that Obama and the Democratic National Committee were stealing the nomination from Hillary.
As WND reported, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio and his team investigating Obamas eligibility believe there is probable cause that the documents released by the White House as Obamas long-form birth certificate and Selective Service registration form are forgeries.
Help Sheriff Joe blow the lid off Obamas fraud. Join the Cold Case Posse right now!
Viviano said that she was on a conference phone call during the primary season in the spring of 2008 in which she heard Bill Clinton refer to Obama as ineligible for the presidency.
In the course of the phone conversation with Hillary delegates, she recalled, Bill Clinton spoke of Obama as the non-citizen.
In the world we were in, with [Hillary's] super-delegates and delegates, it just was,Hes not legit thats the end of it, period, end of story. It wasnt up for discussion, Viviano said.
Michele Thomas, a Hillary campaigner from Los Angeles, confirmed to WND that she learned from many people who were close to Hillary that Obama was not eligible to be president.
Thomas led a nationwide petition drive among delegates to force a vote on Hillarys nomination at the convention after then-DNC Chairman Howard Dean announced her name would not be put into nomination and Obama would be declared the winner by unanimous acclamation.
Viviano said that it was understood that Bill Clinton would eventually go public with his contention that Obama was ineligible for the presidency.
He, I believe, was frothing at the mouth to tell the truth about Obama, she said.
Read more at http://www.wnd.com/2012/04/hollywood-producer...
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