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Anthony W

New York, NY

#956844 Jul 30, 2013
LCN Llin wrote:
<quoted text>
Fox talking points get old after five years.
LOL
Damn those Fox talking points and thank God for MSNBC and the others who only report good things about Obama, because they care about having a black President more than they care about reporting the news as professional journalists with integrity.

Gotta go take special pictures now, so I can later spend taxpayer money investigating that right wing conspiracy that claims I'm taking special pictures.
LCN Llin

United States

#956845 Jul 30, 2013
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>Hah, Carol's expert must never have heard of the 911 hijackers.
The Madrassa Myth
Logical fallacies based usually on hasty generalizations?

But she seems to drink coffee which is a good beginning....
LCN Llin

United States

#956846 Jul 30, 2013
WOW wrote:
WHO LIVES IN URBAN AREAS “Urban Warfare Training” and the Militarization of America
This week’s deployment of Blackhawk helicopters in Chicago is only the latest in a series of “urban warfare training” exercises that have become a familiar feature of American life.
As elsewhere, this exercise was sprung unannounced on a startled civilian population. Conducted in secrecy, apparently with the collusion of local police agencies and elected officials, Democrats and Republicans alike, the ostensible purpose of these exercises is to give US troops experience in what Pentagon doctrine refers to as “Military Operations on Urban Terrain.”
DOES OBAMA KNOW THAT PEOPLE IN URBAN AREAS WILL BECOME A TARGET DOES HE CARE TRAYVONS OF ALL COLORS WILL BE THE TARGET
"If you have no links or examples to offer then be a good consumer and go watch TV, airhead." - shinningelectr0n
TSM

El Paso, TX

#956847 Jul 30, 2013
LoisLane59 wrote:
<quoted text>I believe that has been my criticism of liberals - a lack of perspective - for the past few years now.
Come up with your own material.
Remember when people used to say, "I may disagree with what you say but I will fight till the death to defend your right to say it"?
Liberals now say, "If I disagree with what you say, I will assassinate your character, call you a racist and act like I'm superior because you haven't evolved to my level of elitism."
That's you.
Agree and well Said!!

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#956848 Jul 30, 2013
John Galt wrote:
Just two weeks after Janet Napolitano announced her resignation as Secretary of Homeland Security, the Congressional Black Caucus has suggested Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee of Houston fill her spot.
A letter dated July 25 and signed by Rep. Marcia Fudge, Ohio Democrat and caucus chairwoman, urges President Obama to consider Miss Jackson Lee for the position, calling the Democrat a “voice of reason” that the agency could stand to gain, the Houston Chronicle reported.
“Representative Jackson Lee would serve as an effective DHS Secretary because she understands the importance of increasing border security and maintaining homeland security,” the letter reads.
Mrs. Jackson Lee currently serves as a ranking member of the Homeland Security Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security, a position that the caucus said she “stands as a strong and honest ‘voice of reason.’”
This racist pig should not be allowed anywhere near Washington in the first place.

Wiki - Sheila Jackson Lee: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sheila_Jackson_L...

"It was reported that in October 2010 Jackson Lee was “asking the Department of Justice to investigate whether tea party groups are intimidating black and Hispanic voters in her district.” She requested that Attorney General Eric Holder send poll monitors to make sure that a local group wasn't stopping people from voting.

Speaking in July 2010 at the NAACP national convention, Jackson Lee compared the Tea Party to the KKK.

Jackson Lee said in January 2011 that repealing the health care law would be in violation of the Constitution. She argued that the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is constitutional under the Commerce Clause, and that repealing it would violate both the Fifth and the Fourteenth Amendments.

At a Homeland Security Committee hearing on radical Muslims in the US, held in March 2011, Jackson Lee said that Peter King's hearings were helping al-Qaeda and “going the same route as Arizona.” She complained that the hearings were scaring Muslim Americans and called them “an outrage.”

Jackson Lee has urged better relations between the U.S. and Venezuela, which she describes as a friendly nation. She said the U.S. should reconsider its ban on selling F-16 fighter jets and spare parts to that country. The U.S. State Department bans such sales due to "lack of support" for counter-terrorist operations and Venezuela's relations with Iran and Cuba"

“Often imitated”

Since: Jul 07

never duplicated

#956849 Jul 30, 2013
frontporchreactionary wrote:
<quoted text> George W Bush and Ronald Reagan set the record for most Executive Orders and Executive Privilege so those two must have been diabolical evil Cretins-in-Chiefs in your eyes.
You're such a fckn liar. Clinton had more executive orders than Bush.
Buroc Millhouse Obama

Newington, CT

#956850 Jul 30, 2013
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text> Because you post the same incorrect crap.
You mean, just like you do when say stupid talking point crap?

Hey Dolt, did Bush "abandon" Afghanistan?
LCN Llin

United States

#956851 Jul 30, 2013
LoisLane59 wrote:
<quoted text>
Don't hold your breath. LCN pretends to be smart by asking what books you've read.
He's probably scouring the Internet looking for a title of a book about the Cold War to tell you he's read it at least two or three times.
And then acts all superior and everything.
I know from experience.
University of Central Florida is located in your town and offers course for free to those over 60...so when you hit sixty in 15 years you may take advantage

“Often imitated”

Since: Jul 07

never duplicated

#956852 Jul 30, 2013
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
Doubt it. The premium on a $1 billion insurance policy for someone of Buffett's age would be enormous. With $40 billion in assets that he is giving away, what would be the point?
They carry billions in term life, just not on themselves

"“Berkshire purchases life insurance policies from individuals and corporations who would otherwise surrender them for cash. As the new holder of the policies, we pay any premiums that become due and ultimately – when the original holder dies – collect the face value of the policies. The original policyholder is usually in good health when we purchase the policy. Still, the price we pay for it is always well above its cash surrender value.”
— Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway 2004 Annual Report"

Dumbass dave is an idiot.

Since: Jun 13

Orlando, FL

#956853 Jul 30, 2013
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>Hah, Carol's expert must never have heard of the 911 hijackers.
The Madrassa Myth
You and LCN should look up the interview with Harris Zafar, the national spokesperson for Ahmadiyya Muslim Community USA. He said the greater majority of Islamists who agree with violence "those countries have high illiteracy rates and economies that were extremely low."

Take it up with the national spokesman for the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community.
Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#956854 Jul 30, 2013
Chicagoan by Birth wrote:
<quoted text>It had to be third grade retort to stay within your understanding. You can LMAO all you want, It's about as good as you can muster in your shallow mind...
At lest we know you're Constitutionally deficient son!
LCN Llin

United States

#956855 Jul 30, 2013
shinningelectr0n wrote:
<quoted text>..........
She said the U.S. should reconsider its ban on selling F-16 fighter jets and spare parts to that country. The U.S. State Department bans such sales due to "lack of support" for counter-terrorist operations and Venezuela's relations with Iran and Cuba"
When you have the spare parts you often control the air force.
Iran need weapons and President Reagan provided them
WOW

Bronx, NY

#956856 Jul 30, 2013
Outrage in Canada as moment police officer fatally shot knifeman nine times in 13 seconds is caught on video

IS this guy any less dead because he is WHITE and i guess its not racists. REMEMBER DARIUS SIMMONS 13 YEAR OLD BOY THAT WAS MURDERED IN FRONT OF HIS HOME HE HAD A MOTHER TOO REMEMBER DARIUS SIMMONS
sonicfilter

Fishers, IN

#956857 Jul 30, 2013
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
This reaction is why the black community remains in poverty, failures regardless of government assistance.
regardless of government assistance?

so what's the excuse for white trash who've gamed the system all of their life's?

and before you jump my ass about that one....the local tea party government where i'm at can't stop talking about the issue. seems they're very upset with white folks who try to steal from the government.
Realtime

Deltona, FL

#956858 Jul 30, 2013
LCN Llin wrote:
<quoted text>
Logical fallacies based usually on hasty generalizations?
But she seems to drink coffee which is a good beginning....
Complications from her appendectomy may have caused the noticeable change in personality

The coffee might explain her much heftier topix schedule.

Or perhaps vice versa.

“It's always darkest 'fore dawn”

Since: Jul 08

When's dawn?

#956860 Jul 30, 2013
Eman wrote:
<quoted text>
You're such a fckn liar. Clinton had more executive orders than Bush.
Actually he did have four more; however, the question rose from an assertion that Obama had reached dictator level with his excessively high number of executive orders. "Mr. Obama has averaged 37 executive orders p.a., which is below the long-term average of 44 p.a., and lower also than the rate of five GOP presidents – including Gerald Ford (84 p.a.), Dwight Eisenhower (60 p.a.), Richard Nixon (58 p.a.), Ronald Reagan (48 p.a.), and George H.W. Bush (41 p.a.)." (Forbes, 2013) You have a right to your opinion, but you don't have the right to make up facts.
sonicfilter

Fishers, IN

#956861 Jul 30, 2013
LoisLane59 wrote:
<quoted text>You are so obviously confused it's difficult to respond sometimes.
"Uncle Tom" is a derogatory term used only by black liberals to describe black conservatives or any black person they deem a traitor to keep the race issue alive and well by blaming whites.
black liberals?

you do know why most black folks are liberals, don't you?

So why don’t blacks vote Republican? The answer is simple. Black people are not crazy. Being not crazy, they understand a simple truth about conservatives: They have never stood with, or up for, black people. Never.

Forget modern controversies like mass incarceration. Social conservatives, then based largely in the Democratic Party of the early to mid 20th century, opposed the Voting Rights Act. They opposed the Civil Rights Act. They opposed school integration. They opposed the Montgomery Bus Boycott. They opposed a law to crack down on lynching.

These are the people for whom African Americans are now supposed to vote? To make the argument is to betray a stunning contempt for the intelligence — and memory — of black voters.

In talking about race, conservatives have all the moral authority of a pimp talking about women’s rights. Granted,“their” blacks might disagree.

Read more here: http://www.miamiherald.com/2011/11/05/2487580...
Realtime

Deltona, FL

#956863 Jul 30, 2013
LoisLane59 wrote:
<quoted text>
You and LCN should look up the interview with Harris Zafar, the national spokesperson for Ahmadiyya Muslim Community USA. He said the greater majority of Islamists who agree with violence "those countries have high illiteracy rates and economies that were extremely low."
Take it up with the national spokesman for the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community.
And you should look up the bio's of the 911 hijackers.
sonicfilter

Fishers, IN

#956864 Jul 30, 2013
WOW wrote:
<quoted text>WITH ALL THE SUCCESSFUL MINSTRELS in the BLACK COMMUNITy why are AMERICAN IDOLS contestants speaking about racism get your own why dont you if a AUDIENCE doesnt want to see you BRAND OF JIG A BOO MINSTREL SHOW MAKE YOUR OWn YOU HAVE QUEEN JAY Z AND KING BEYONCE THEY SHOULD BE TAKING CARE OF YOU ALSO START YOUR OWN FOX NEWS AND YOUR OWN CNN SO YOU CAN CONTROL CONTENT and your image SO YOU CAN BLACKWASH your STORIES no DON LEMON NEEDED,THEY TALK OUT OF BOTH SIDES OF THEIR MOUTH FOX DONT OWE BLACKS NOTHING BOYCOTT DISNEY HOW IS THAT WORKING OUT LOLOLOLOLHAHAHAHAHAHAh you are not INDIEPENDENT you are DEPENDENT ON YOU KNOW WHO lolololhahahaha OBAMA B.E.T COULD HIRE BLACK CONS. lolololhahahaha
caps all the time??

so you're like the wimp who found the internet and became a big man? sure looks like your trying to compensate.

“Often imitated”

Since: Jul 07

never duplicated

#956865 Jul 30, 2013
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>It's true___you're full of shit.
If you would simply think your way through the whys, you wouldn't post so must nonsense.
If he does, it's simply to avoid taxes.

"Wealthy people take out life insurance in order to reduce estate taxes because when you die, your life insurance payout doesn't count as part of your estate."

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