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#118910 May 12, 2013
More magical thinking fantasies from the right:
CHARLOTTE, N.C.-- The sign in front of Kennedy Charter School on Sharon Road West announces the school is reaching for success. But last year’s school report card issued by the state labels the school “low performing.”
But the non-profit charity that runs the school pays its top administrator $187,000 a year and paid his wife more than $120,000 a year. Taxpayers paid more than $2.4 million last year for students to attend the public charter, but it’s up to the non-profit’s board how the administrators are paid.
Rev. Dr. Fred Grosse is the president of Elon Homes for Children, which oversees Kennedy Charter. When asked how the school defined success, Grosse answered,“The ultimate success for us is that a child gets a high school diploma.”
But as children work through elementary school toward that diploma, he said “the ultimate success is that you’re at grade level. Period.”
Last year fewer than half the students at Kennedy Charter were on grade level.
#118911 May 12, 2013
Your incredibly lame and desperate partisan attempt at defending what is now obvious to all Americans - including the MSM who have finally been shamed into actually covering the story truly and factually - that this was a blatant Obama Admin political cover-up to kick the can out beyond the election and then fast-talk their way out of then, requires no rebuttal.
It fails flat on its face.
If it walks like a duck, son, and quacks like a duck - it's a duck.
Sedition against a corrupt, lying, and traitorous mob that's perverting the White House is a patriotic duty, my little College of Marin slacker permanent sophomore ...
#118912 May 12, 2013
DEFLECT!! DEFLECT!! DEFLECT!! More desperate lame-ness.
The issue is White House LIES!! COVER-UP!! POLITICAL CORRUPTION!! Not to mention an AWOL Incompetent-in-Chief thru the whole affair while Americans were being murdered.
Try to stay on it.
Or - just wise up and quit digging yourself and your lib prog hero into a bigger hole - which you are doing with every one of your foolish lame-azz posts. Quit digging and put down the shovel. I'm embarrassed for you.
#118913 May 12, 2013
Laughing, we are, at you and your anger and frustration - a true reflection of the right wing nut mind. Wipe the foam off teddy-boy,(yep, that's a thing) and grow up. You just give your whole rabid, fascist limited mindlessness away with every post, don't you? Can't help it I guess.
But you do so thoroughly expose how the conservative brain operates. Pure fear and loathing as you lap up all things fox and re-spew so readily. Keep it up, keep proving my point. No one has determined anything except you hypocrites in your own minds.
Hey teddy, send us link of all the proof you imagine. And since that won't be happening why not in the meantime run along back to fox for further instructions. Parasite.
#118914 May 12, 2013
Abject Marin stoner Barbara Boxer lib prog toolbox rubbish. Pure ad hom - devoid of any critical thought, fact, or argument. Nothing requiring any response.
My facts are now on the public record, backed up by testimony given before Congress under oath. Put down the choom and look 'em up yourself, slacker.
#118915 May 12, 2013
You keep saying that same old shlt over and over again. The reality is you did it again. You just can't help yourself, can you?
"My facts are now...." You guys all suffer from that right wing syndrome known as "My Facts". Fantasy beliefs pushed out as facts. And you all live your life in the stove-piped Fox universe where nothing gets in but foxtalk. Everyone of your fantasy beliefs are exact regurgitations of every fox talking point.
Oh, and the personal attacks - those are hilarious, useful only in exposing your increasingly fanatic conservatism. Keep it up my little "fact man" as it is seemingly your only outlet for self-importance.
#118916 May 12, 2013
From one of the few remaining sane Republicans with actual knowledge of what he speaks:
Former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates told CBS News that Republican lawmakers who are blasting President Barack Obama’s administration for failing to take military action during last September’s surprise attacks in Benghazi have a “cartoonish” view of the military.
“I listened to the testimony of [Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta] and [Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Martin Dempsey],” Gates explained to CBS host Bob Schieffer in an interview that aired on Sunday.“And, frankly, had I been in the job at the time, I think my decisions would have been just as theirs were.”
“We don’t have a ready force standing by in the Middle East — despite all the turmoil that’s going on — with planes on strip alert, troops ready to deploy at a moment’s notice. And so, getting somebody there in a timely way would have been very difficult, if not impossible.”
He continued:“And, frankly, I’ve heard,‘Why didn’t you just fly a fighter jet over and try and scare them with the noise or something?’ Well, given the number of surface to air missiles that have disappeared from [former Libya dictator Muammar] Gaddafi’s arsenals, I would not have approved sending an aircraft, a single aircraft, over Benghazi under those circumstances.”
#118917 May 12, 2013
An example of stupid conservatives "My Facts" thinking leads to the American public subsidizing the below living wages of corporate thievery:
"As Mother’s Day approached, Charlene Fletcher, mother of two, found herself occupied with the needs of other families, attending to the crush of shoppers last week at the Walmart in Pasadena, Calif., where she works.
On Mother’s Day itself, she would be in the store, making sure shoppers had one last chance to pick up a heart pendant or a personalized mug for mom. For the past four years, Fletcher has had to work every Mother's Day, along with every New Year's Eve, and nearly every weekend.
Like many employees at Walmart, the largest private employer in the United States, Fletcher is required to work whenever the company needs her, which almost always means spending weekends and holidays at the store.
Yet even as she makes available most of her working hours, she earns so little that she has to rely on government assistance to feed her kids. For Fletcher, 32, motherhood is not merely something to celebrate one day a year: it's the status that qualifies her for the federal Women, Infants and Children program, which provides mothers with vouchers that they can exchange for milk and fresh produce."
Stupid Republican Economics (SRE)
#118918 May 12, 2013
Nixon was forced to resign because of the coverup of a third rate burglary in which no one died. Yet libs like the Bay area loon have no problem with the lies and evasions of this Administration in a coverup of the circumstances surrounding an attack that killed 4 Americans, including our ambassador to Libya. Very hypocritical to say the least.
#118919 May 12, 2013
Yup, another doofus right winger checking in with hatred and prejudice so ingrained they can't see the difference between Nixon covering up a crime that he and his administration initiated in order to do wrong and Benghazi. No wonder fox is losing audience, stupidity is not a productive evolutionary trait. Ta ta.
#118920 May 12, 2013
Dummy... When the Republicans are relevant in any way and start calling stand-down orders while Americans are being killed then telling lies about it all... I'll be the FIRST to criticize them.
But it's the democrats telling the military to stand down while Americans are being killed and lying about it NOW.
I UNDERSTAND that Bush's administration was bad, but talking about Rumsfeld & Cheney's lunacy isn't relevant TODAY. Obama & Clinton's is relevant TODAY.
Grow up. Then WAKE UP!
#118921 May 12, 2013
Your shallow thinking is why the Republican party is coming unhinged. You are the type they target. Someone so un-educated, so dense that you can't do anything but repeat the foxnews line that Bush and Cheney are irrelevant to today's mess in the mid-east. That you can't or refuse to see the hypocrisy in such statements. That you don't or can't see how the Republican majority in the House spends ALL it's time trying to decimate and destroy our American government by any means at hand.
Your ignorance of the Accountability Review Board's report is only compounded by you and your party's despicable escalation of attacks and suspicion of every person who doesn't agree with you.
In the real world two views of an incident would not be grounds to accuse the other party of lying. The Republican's and you by inference are going batshlt, accusing EVERYBODY of lying, now even including the CIA and our military leadership. Your desperation is becoming visibly psychotic and, if you and your traitorous "leaders" continue to attack our (the majority of the American people's) government for the obviously political damage you hope to inflict, you wreck all chances of fixing the problems we need to fix merely for the benefit of a pure power grab by a Republican leadership that doesn't know any other way to get power.
And don't even have any suspicion of a party that declares that sees government as the enemy unless their running it.
You and them care nothing about the people of this country only yourself and the destruction of Barack Obama. That's it, that's all you brown shirt thugs post on this forum.
So now, Mr Objective, go back and remind us all how Bush lying to get us into war in Iraq, killing hundreds of thousands of people isn't relevant.
Remind us again, please, how Bush ignoring warnings of an impending Al Qaeda attack in our country causing 3,000 deaths isn't relevant.
Remind us again how Al Qaeda had no presence in Iraq before the 2003 U.S. invasion. But a new organization, known as Al Qaeda in Iraq, has since formed and has attacked U.S. and Iraqi forces, and wages regular attacks on Iraqi civilians. Additionally, by 2013, AQI has spread offshoots and technical know-how to Syria, Jordan, and Libya. And that this isn't relevant.
Remind us again how Iraq became a "front" in the war on terrorism, a front that George Bush created and that that isn't relevant.
Remind us again how George Bush and the Republican Party said they weren't interested in catching and killing the leader of Al Qaeda that isn't relevant.
You are a mindless twit just like all the rest of the right wing storm troopers. Dedicating your energies to destroying Barack Obama instead of leading the way to solutions to our many challenges.
Every issue you've brought to this forum is a foxnews talking point attack on Barack Obama. Every one. Minion.
#118923 May 13, 2013
Whine and deflect, little Alinskyite, whine.
The facts remain on the public record in sworn testimony before Congress.
And as for your favorite mindless reactionary "FOX!! spew? Long past its discrd-by date. Why lookee here:
"For a long time, it seemed like the idea of a coverup was just a Republican obsession. But now there is something to it."
Oh, lookee there. Oh, dear. Oh, my. Not Fox at all, is it. Nothing you could remotely label as 'reichwing' at all, in fact.
THE NEW YORKER MAGAZINE. Paragon of eastern progressive intellectual thought.
Yes, there is something to it. There always was. So suck on that.
As usual, nothing of reason or substance in your partisan spew requiring any further response.
#118924 May 13, 2013
These is room for debate on this wholly separate and reprehensible aspect of the Obama administration's rank incompetence, irresponsibility, and epic failure in Benghazi.
This first and most obvious question being why WEREN'T these forces on the highest state of readiness to deploy on the anniversary on 9/11 in the face of the intel and actual threat exposures they had in front of them?
But we'll get around to that in due course now as well, once the more serious issue of lying to Congress and the People in a political cover-up is adequately addressed and sanctions imposed on those truly responsible for this treason and corruption.
#118925 May 13, 2013
Stay on topic, joe.
Americans DIED. Obama went to HIDE. His politically corrupt mob LIED.
"We got OBL!! Mission Accomplished!"
#118926 May 13, 2013
Bush lied about the WMD's in Iraq. Obama lied about Benghazi.
I don't think lies about either are acceptable. You think Bush's lies are bad and Obama's lies are acceptable....and I'm the shallow thinker. Duly noted. We're done here.
#118927 May 13, 2013
The reality is the world is a messy place and only right wing geriatrics like you would be unable to realize that. The hypocrisy coming from you guys is phenomenal. I've tried to point out the errors of your hive thinking but I'm beginning to think you're just to far gone.
The glee in your writing is so self-incriminating I'd have thought you'd want to have toned it down a bit, just to appear more rational.
Just another bankrupt Republican fishing for something to attack Obama with. It wouldn't even be so bad if your whipped little party could do something else at the same time.
#118928 May 13, 2013
Whoa, not so fast there, Mr. Objective. You really are a piece of cake. You kinda left out some things didn't you?
I mean beside the part about Bush lying to get us into a war killing hundreds of thousands of people.
No comment from you on how Bush ignored the warnings of an impending Al Qaeda attack in our country causing 3,000 deaths?
Or how Al Qaeda had no presence in Iraq before the 2003 U.S. invasion and has spread offshoots and technical know-how to Syria, Jordan, and LIBYA.
And no comment from you on how George Bush and the Republican Party said they weren't interested in catching and killing the leader of Al Qaeda?
And I guess you're fine with the US consulate in Pakistan bombing, killing ten people?
And the 2004 attack on the US embassy in Uzbekistan, killing people.
And in 2008, the US embassy in Yemen bombing, another ten people killed.
Over 60 embassy attacks under Bush. And your okay with that? How many investigations did you call for then?
And your disgusting answer::"Bush lied about the WMD's in Iraq. Obama lied about Benghazi."
Yeah, those would be equivalent in the mind of a right wing hack like you.
and yeah, you are a shallow thinker. Duly noted. We are done here.
#118929 May 13, 2013
Right-Wing Benghazi Witch Hunt Sets Sights On Pickering, Mullen
Continued Investigation Used To Help GOP Fundraise
Like I said, with Republicans everyone's a liar except them.
#118930 May 13, 2013
Bush and His Aides Made 935 False Statements about Iraq In the 2 Years After 9/11
In 2008, two non partisan groups released a study that determined that President Bush and his top aides made 935 false statements about the security risk posed by Iraq in the two years following September 11, 2001.
Former Bush White House press secretary Scott McClellan wrote,“top Bush aides had outlined a strategy for carefully orchestrating the coming campaign to aggressively sell the war… In the permanent campaign era, it was all about manipulating sources of public opinion to the president’s advantage.”(What Happened: Inside the Bush White House and Washington’s Culture of Deception)
“President George W. Bush and seven of his administration’s top officials, including Vice President Dick Cheney, National Security Adviser Condoleezza Rice, and Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld, made at least 935 false statements in the two years following September 11, 2001, about the national security threat posed by Saddam Hussein’s Iraq…
Just a little reminder.
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