| Political Talk|| TD.com poster loses judgeship over comments posted .......on TD.com - a want on 9/15/14 at 8:06 am|
[link=(http://www.cnn.com/2014/09/12/us/arkansas-judge/index.html?hpt=hp_t2)]Arkansas judge loses job over online comments about actress Charlize Theron[/link]
Faulkner County Circuit Judge Michael Maggio admitted posting details from Theron's closed-record adoption of a child in 2012 on...
| Political Talk|| Official poliboard vote to approve president's "broad coalition to fight ISIL" - a want on 9/11/14 at 8:34 am|
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[quote]Obama said in a prime-time speech televised from the White House that the United States will join “with our friends and allies to degrade, and ultimately destroy, the terrorist group known as ISIL,” using an alternative acronym for th...
| Political Talk|| New Michael Brown shooting witnesses describe scene - a want on 9/11/14 at 7:52 am|
[quote] Two men, shocked at what they saw, describe an unarmed teenager with his hands up in the air as he's gunned down by a police officer.
They were contractors doing constructi...
| Political Talk|| ISIS Defector: Goal = establish Islamic state, then spread to other countries - a want on 9/4/14 at 8:28 am|
[link=(http://www.cnn.com/2014/09/04/world/meast/isis-inside-look/index.html?hpt=hp_t1)]It's cnn so take with a grain of salt b/c they have become garbage[/link]
[quote][b]"The main and principal goal of the Islamic State that they tell their new members is to establish an Islamic state that will...
| Political Talk|| Is ISIS stupid or do they know exactly what they're doing? - a want on 9/2/14 at 2:20 pm|
The more be-headings, the greater the public pressure for the U.S. and European allies to take action against them.
I understand that they hate the west and want to kill as many westerners as possible by luring is into a war. But from a practical standpoint: how are they going to set up an Islam...
| Political Talk|| A climate for change: A solution conservatives could accept - a want on 8/28/14 at 7:53 am|
[quote]A PROMINENT member of Congress has proposed a comprehensive national climate-change plan. It’s...
| Political Talk|| Missouri cop was badly beaten before shooting Michael Brown, says source - a want on 8/20/14 at 3:30 pm|
[quote]Darren Wilson, the Ferguson, Mo., police officer whose fatal shooting of Michael Brown touched off more than a week of demonstrations, suffered severe ...
| Political Talk|| Police come under ‘heavy gunfire’ in Ferguson, arrest 31 people - a want on 8/19/14 at 8:13 am|
[quote]FERGUSON, Mo. — Police said early Tuesday they came under “heavy gunfire...
| Political Talk|| Michael Brown rushed officer, radio caller says - a want on 8/18/14 at 3:37 pm|
[quote]According to the account on KTFK, phoned in by a woman who identified herself as "Josie," the altercation began after Officer Darren Wilson rolled down his window to tell Brown and a friend to s...
| Political Talk|| Washingont Post Op-Ed: Republicans embrace their phoniness - a want on 8/14/14 at 7:39 am|
[quote]The Republican Party has finally admitted what has been fairly obvious for much of the past six years: It p...
| Political Talk|| U.S. sending weapons directly to Kurdish forces, officials say - a want on 8/11/14 at 1:22 pm|
[quote]The U.S. government has begun to funnel weapons directly to Kurdish forces fig...
| Political Talk|| Breaking: U.S. military aircraft conduct a strike on ISIS artillery in Iraq - a want on 8/8/14 at 8:03 am|
[quote]U.S. military aircraft carried out airstrikes on Islamist militants besieging Kurdish forces in northern Iraq, the Pentagon announced Friday.
The airstrikes targeted artillery being used by militants of the Islamic State extremist group against Kurdish forces defending the Irb...
| Political Talk|| Interesting quiz on welfare recipients - a want on 8/8/14 at 6:52 am|
[b]1. An elderly person receives about how much in federal spending for every $1 received by a child?[/b]
[b]2. As of July, unemployed workers had been looking for a job for 32 weeks on average. What is the maximum length of time a U.S. worker can receive unemployment...
| Political Talk|| Rand Paul = Democrats’ Enemy #1 - a want on 8/7/14 at 8:03 am|
[quote]The senator’s broad appeal threatens to weaken Democrats for 2016, and they are going on offense—sending out no less than 10 press releases on his latest trip to Iowa.
| Political Talk|| U.S. policymakers gird for rash of corporate expatriations - a want on 8/6/14 at 8:19 am|
[quote]Washington policymakers are bracing for a wave of corporations to renounce their U.S. ci...
| Political Talk|| My congressman, Mo Brooks: "War on whites launched by democratic party" - a want on 8/5/14 at 8:27 am|
[b]This is a part of the war on whites that’s being launched by the Democratic Party. And the way in which they’re launching this war is by claiming that whites hate everybody else. It’s a part of the strategy that Barack Obama implemented in 2008, continued in 2012, where he divides us al...
| Political Talk|| "Stop blaming black parents for underachieving kids" - a want on 8/1/14 at 7:24 am|
[link=(http://www.washingtonpost.com/posteverything/wp/2014/07/30/stop-blaming-black-parents-for-underachieving-kids/?tid=trending_strip_3)]Washington Post: Andre M. Perry [/link]
This almost made my head explode.
[quote]Mayors, teachers unions, and news commentators have boiled down the acad...
| Political Talk|| FYI: Washington Post digital subscriptions super cheap today only - a want on 7/29/14 at 8:07 am|
$19 and $29 for digital/mobile subscription for a year. 80% off.
I have no affiliation or interest - just hate paying $200 a year for digital subscriptions. Thought I'd share the info.
If you like politics, do it! Do it!...
| Political Talk|| APNewsBreak: No 'stand down' order in Benghazi - a want on 7/14/14 at 8:55 am|
This was from Friday but I think it got lost in all the border coverage.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The testimony of nine military officers undermines contentions by Republican lawmakers...
| Political Talk|| Rand Paul Op-Ed in Politico: Rick Perry Is Dead Wrong - a want on 7/14/14 at 8:11 am|
[link=(http://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2014/07/rick-perry-is-dead-wrong-108860.html?hp=f3)]Thought some of you would be interested[/link]
[quote]There are many things I like about Texas Gov. Rick Perry, including his stance on the Tenth Amendment to the Constitution. But apparently his new...