Monthly Archives: January 2012

5 scariest debt and unemployment charts from the new CBO report

The Congressional Budget Office has released its updated 10-year budget and economic forecast. Actually, the CBO offers two forecasts. It has a baseline forecast, which assumes current law stays in place. It also has an “alternative” forecast which assumes current tax … Continue reading

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Forget global warming – it’s Cycle 25 we need to worry about (and if NASA scientists are right the Thames will be freezing over again)

Maybe this belongs somewhere else, but this is the easiest way to post graphs….Om Met Office releases new figures which show no warming in 15 years The supposed ‘consensus’ on man-made global warming is facing an inconvenient challenge after the … Continue reading

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As The Rock Group “Queen” sang “Another One Bites the Dust”

Obama-backed electric car battery-maker files for bankruptcy An Indiana-based energy-storage company, whose subsidiary received a $118.5 million stimulus grant from the Energy Department, filed for bankruptcy Thursday. Ener1 is asking a federal bankruptcy court in New York to approve a … Continue reading

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Your Right to Privacy, “No” Says NLRB

NLRB Moves to Humiliate Employers, Give Unions Access to Employees & Property Every movement that seeks to enslave a country, every dictatorship or potential dictatorship, needs some minority group as a scapegoat which it can blame for the nation’s troubles … Continue reading

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Victim kills teen robber on trail, police say

A 65-year-old man shot two teens, one fatally, as they tried to rob him Wednesday morning on a trail near the Schuylkill River, police said. The Berks County coroner’s office did not release the name of the boy who was … Continue reading

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Heads Up – Threatened by Anonymous, Symantec tells users to pull pcAnywhere’s plug

Source code leaked years ago, but now Anonymous hacking group has software in its sights Computerworld – Symantec this week took the highly unusual step of telling users of its pcAnywhere remote access software to disable or uninstall the software while … Continue reading

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Soros: Occupy to Turn Violent

Please see As The Gunny Sees It – Obama’s Ace To Win the Election   either before or after reading this. Billionaire warns U.S. financial system faces collapse Billionaire George Soros is predicting protests by Occupy Wall Street will turn violent, while warning … Continue reading

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An Opinion of Obama’s SOTU Address This Evening

I usually stay away from posting news articles from FOX News, mainly because I feel that most intelligent people read FOX (and the Blaze of course), but the following caught my eye this morning. Obama likely to issue a populist … Continue reading

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A House Divided

On June 16, 1858, more than 1,000 Republican delegates met in the Springfield, Illinois, statehouse for the Republican State Convention. At 5:00 p.m. they chose Abraham Lincoln as their candidate for the U.S. Senate, running against Democrat Stephen A. Douglas. … Continue reading

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Must Have From Obama’s Stash – $25 billion mortgage deal goes to states

WASHINGTON (AP) – The nation’s five largest mortgage lenders have agreed to overhaul their industry after deceptive foreclosure practices drove homeowners out of their homes, government officials said Monday. A draft settlement between the banks and U.S. states has been … Continue reading

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Another $2 Billion Bites the Dust – Obama’s Brazilian Oil Disaster

President Obama’s ideologically-motivated opposition to the Keystone XL oil pipeline has gotten all the headlines lately, but critics forget that our brilliant leader had a Plan B for obtaining oil.  That’s “B” as in “Brazil.” Obama has put a tremendous … Continue reading

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Chalk One Up For Freedom – High court: warrant needed for GPS tracking

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court ruled unanimously Monday that police must get a search warrant before using GPS technology to track criminal suspects. The GPS device helped authorities link Washington, D.C., nightclub owner Antoine Jones to a suburban house … Continue reading

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Christie: Gingrich ’embarrassed’ GOP

The Romney surrogate and NJ governor said Gingrich had been “run out of his speakership by his own party.” Romney surrogate and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie called Newt Gingrich an embarrassment to the Republican Party on Sunday, one day … Continue reading

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From the “An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile, hoping it will eat him last.” File

‘God’-awful OWS mob steals sacred item from church Churches desecrated Special thanks to Olnavyboy for the lead. There’s no longer room at the inn at a Manhattan church that’s sheltering Occupy Wall Streeters after a holy vessel disappeared from the … Continue reading

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As The Gunny Sees It – Obama’s Ace To Win the Election

For the past six years six months, the 2012 GOP presidential primary has been in full swing. As I write this, we are approaching the South Carolina primary and have four candidates left standing, in no particular order; Mitt Romney, Newt … Continue reading

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U.S. Catholic Bishops Slam Obama’s “Direct Attack On Religion” As “Literally Unconscionable”

It takes a lot to get the Catholic Church fired up, but apparently Obama has succeeded at doing it. WASHINGTON — The Catholic Bishops of the United States called“literally unconscionable” a decision by the Obama Administration to continue to demand that sterilization, … Continue reading

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Fox News Hires Soros-funded Activist

Sally Kohn, a former senior strategist at the Soros-funded Center for Community Change, has been hired as a Fox News Contributor. Soros is the controversial hedge fund billionaire, convicted of insider trading in France, who finances the “progressive” movement in the … Continue reading

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Obama’s Keystone Debacle

Future historians may conclude that President Obama’s decision to reject a permit for the building of the XL Keystone pipeline was a key factor in his defeat for a second term in 2012. One can only hope that, in the … Continue reading

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Oklahoma Murder & Beheading Looks Like Work of Mexican Cartels

In October 20 year-old Carina Saunders was tortured, murdered and dismembered. Her body was left in a grocery store parking lot. Carina Saunders watched as her killer tortured, murdered and dismembered other victims. reported: There has been a development in the case … Continue reading

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DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz Parents going to Jail

Richard Rubin — husband of former Broward County Commissioner Diana Wasserman-Rubin, who still faces seven felony charges of her own — was sentenced this morning to ten months in federal prison. Rubin, 66, pleaded guilty in April to federal tax evasion after … Continue reading

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The Middle East and Nuclear Armageddon

                        The Middle East and Nuclear Armageddon                                                  The Protagonists                     Israel and the Arab Nations of the Middle East.                                                                                                                                                                      Nuclear weapons have only been used one time in history and that was to end a … Continue reading

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Here’s One Reason to Support Newt – Muslim group condemns Speaker Gingrich

The largest Muslim civil liberties group in the United States on Wednesday condemned Newt Gingrich for saying he would only hire Muslims to his administration if they renounced the use of Islam’s Shariah law as a tool for U.S. government. Calling Gingrich … Continue reading

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Nation Debt as Percent of GDP over Time – Thanks to OlNavyboyy

Pay special attention from from the 2008-09 point on … exponential growth in Debt! Source:

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UK ‘planning for eurozone collapse’

The Government is undertaking “extensive contingency planning” in the event of a eurozone collapse, peers have been told. Treasury minister Lord Sassoon said the planning was aimed at dealing with “all potential outcomes of the eurozone crisis”. At question time, … Continue reading

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Vacation or Campaign? – President Obama will visit Disney on Thursday to talk about tourism

President Barack Obama, set to unveil a new policy for boosting U.S. tourism (Don’t we have more important things to worry about, like say jobs, or maybe more jobs…OM), has chosen a fairy-tale setting for the Thursday announcement: Walt Disney World‘s Magic … Continue reading

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