| Political Talk|| U.S. Weighs Giving Refugee Status to Youths in Honduras - Jbird on 7/24/14 at 2:59 pm|
Let's just save them the journey to the border.
Hoping to stem the recent surge of migrants at the Southwest border, the Obama administration is considering whether to allow hundreds of minors and young adults from Honduras into the United States without making the dangero...
| Political Talk|| Report: Obama sends team to consider deploying Guard - Jbird on 7/24/14 at 10:02 am|
Considering following Perry's lead?
President Obama has dispatched a team to Texas to review whether deploying National Guard troops could help the crisis at the border, White House officials told Reuters on Wednesday.
The team consists of officials from the Defense Department and the Departm...
| Political Talk|| Party of No accepts Highway Bill - Jbird on 7/22/14 at 3:33 pm|
Dirty Harry gonna let something come to a vote.
Congress on Tuesday moved one step closer to preventing a shortfall in federal transportation funding that could stall road projects across the country in August.
Senate Democrats said they would not pursue their own stopgap fix for the traspor...
| Political Talk|| MS-13 Member Arrested in Rio Grande City - Jbird on 7/22/14 at 1:39 pm|
I wonder which sanctuary they flew this child to?
STARR COUNTY - Rio Grande City police detained a member of the Mara Salvatrucha gang (MS-13) after a noise complaint early this morning.
The officer noticed that one of the men had an MS-13 tattoo on his left forearm. The man eventually confess...
| Political Talk|| Obama policies improved global tranquility - Jbird on 7/17/14 at 12:58 pm|
So says the administration.
| Political Talk|| Lynn officials: Illegal immigrant children are stressing city services - Jbird on 7/16/14 at 12:35 pm|
Nope not gonna cost anything, not one penny, net positive for the country.
LYNN, Mass. (MyFoxBoston.com) -- Lynn is a municipality on the brink. Key department officials say a recent influx of illegal immigrant children and families in the city is stressing almost every service from trash collect...
| Political Talk|| Another 'recycled' hard drive - Jbird on 7/15/14 at 10:36 am|
•April Sands was a Federal Election Commission lawyer before she resigned this year and accepted a ban on holding government jobs until 2016
•She was former IRS official [b]Lois Lerner's deputy when she was at the FEC[/b]•Like the allegations against Lerner, Sands admitted vi...
| Political Talk|| DOJ investigates Nebraska parade float critical of Obama - Jbird on 7/13/14 at 11:29 pm|
Norfolk is a nice town. Picture of the blatant racism in the link.
The U.S. Department of Justice has sent a member of its Community Relations Service team to investigate a Nebraska parade float that criticized President Obama.
A Fourth of July parade float featured at the annual Independenc...
| Political Talk|| Bloggers, Surveillance and Obama’s Orwellian State - Jbird on 7/12/14 at 10:30 am|
“I know — because I covered them — that this was said of Clinton and Bush, and it will probably be said of the next White House,” said Carney in a recent New York Times Magazine interview. “I think a little perspective is useful…It is a serious, serious matter to leak classified information. Some of...
| Political Talk|| Bowe looks abused - Jbird on 7/10/14 at 12:56 pm|
Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the American P.O.W. freed in a high-stakes prisoner exchange in Afghanistan in May, appears smiling and at ease alongside a Taliban commander in a new photograph posted to Twitter by someone associated with the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan, accord...
| Political Talk|| Dems bring shutdown talk to Senate highway bill fight - Jbird on 7/10/14 at 8:17 am|
October surprise. Harry Reids tactic.[link=(http://www.tigerdroppings.com/rant/display.aspx?sp=50905824&b=50&s=1&p=50905824)]LINK[/link]
Democrats are rallying around “shutdown” as a new favorite buzzword as the Highway Trust Fund faces a $10 billion shortfall, and the annual bills funding gove...
| Political Talk|| Udall cancels appearance with Obama - Jbird on 7/9/14 at 11:15 am|
Some people are mad Perry didn't kiss Odrama's ring and give him his photo op. :rotflmao:
Sen. Mark Udall (D-Colo.) scrapped plans to join President Obama at a fundraiser in his home state on Wednesday, saying that he needed to remain in Washington for last-minute votes.
The absence of the v...
| Political Talk|| Obstructionist politicians won't let anything get done - Jbird on 7/9/14 at 7:38 am|
One man Party on NO.
Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) has upset some Democratic senators by backtracking on his commitment to put spending bills on the floor this summer.
The broken promise is not sitting well with appropriators, but Democratic sources point to the November elections, notin...
| Political Talk|| Two-time illegal immigrant charged with rape in Philly’s sanctuary city - Jbird on 7/7/14 at 8:36 am|
Sanctuary cities are retarded.
He could become the Willie Horton of the immigration crisis.
Milton Mateo Garcia, 28, was caught one year ago entering the U.S. illegally across the Mexican border and was deported back to his native Honduras.
But Mr. Garcia soon re-entered the U.S. illegally ...
| Political Talk|| Immigrant moms crossing Texas border at alarming rate - Jbird on 7/6/14 at 7:04 pm|
hey clearly didn't get the memo, Obama isn't going to let them stay no way no how.:rolleyes:
McALLEN, Texas — In the back hall of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, women picked through tables heaped with baby clothes and diapers. Some munched on sandwiches. Others showered or napped on cots in ai...
| Political Talk|| Do the Math: Obamacare Won't Change the Number of Uninsured - Jbird on 7/6/14 at 12:09 pm|
Hahaha even Huffington finally sees the light.
The numbers for the Affordable Care Act (ACA), despite its good intentions, do not add up. I'm talking about the number of Americans who will actually have health insurance now that the ACA, also known as Obamacare, is in effect, as compared to the n...
| Political Talk|| Pentagon sends attack helicopters to Iraq - Jbird on 7/1/14 at 3:41 pm|
Odrama gonna get his groove on.
The United States has sent Apache attack helicopters to Iraq as part of the buildup in U.S. military personnel, the Pentagon said Tuesday.
The Pentagon also sent over additional surveillance drones.
| Political Talk|| Rangel finds himself in political peril in New York primary - Jbird on 6/23/14 at 9:06 am|
Interesting, hope this arse gets sent packing.
Through immigration and redistricting, what is now New York’s 13th Congressional District — a seat Rangel has held since 1971 and viewed as the center of New York’s modern black political power structure — has experienced a seismic demographic shift f...
| Political Talk|| Obamas want their daughters to experience work for minimum wage - Jbird on 6/22/14 at 10:55 am|
Yeah sweet article.
“We are looking for opportunities for them to feel as if going to work and getting a paycheck is not always fun, not always stimulating, not always fair,” President Obama added. “But that’s what most folks go through every single day.”
The sage words from the Obamas come ju...
| Political Talk|| Marine not allowed to wear his uniform - Jbird on 6/21/14 at 10:48 pm|
fricking idiot community, now the fricking Banned bitches have a statement to make?
Garabrant graduated from ConVal Regional High School in Peterborough last year. He had [b]requested[/b] to wear his uniform during graduation, [b]but the school did not allow it.[/b]
The school has released a s...
| Political Talk|| U.S. to open third military base to illegal child immigrants - Jbird on 6/10/14 at 7:12 am|
Senior administration officials, who asked not to be identified, told reporters that an Army base at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, will initially hold 600 "unaccompanied minors" and eventually will be able to accommodate up to 1,200.
In recent weeks, the Obama administration has opened similar emergency s...
| Political Talk|| retaliation against 37 whistleblowers in the VA - Jbird on 6/7/14 at 6:31 am|
The U.S. Office of the Special Counsel is investigating alleged retaliation against 37 whistleblowers in the Department of Veterans Affairs, including a case in which a worker was suspended after complaining about improper scheduling procedures.
In a press release issued late Thursda...
| Political Talk|| 22 veterans killing themselves each day - Jbird on 5/30/14 at 10:34 pm|
Good thing Obama ran a campaign vowing to fix the VA. Watch this video.
They also read some of Somers’ heartbreaking suicide note on the air. In addition to writing that his body had become “nothing but a cage, a source of pain and constant problems,” Somers also outlined the painful truth that ...
| Political Talk|| Email suggests Snowden went to NSA first - Jbird on 5/29/14 at 10:32 am|
Interesting, seems like someone is lying.
New reporting seems to confirm government leaker Edward Snowden’s claim that he tried to bring his concerns up the chain of command before leaking top-secret documents to the press.
“I actually did go through channels, and that is documented,” he told ...
| Political Talk|| Biden vowed US would be ‘totally out of’ Afghanistan by 2014 - Jbird on 5/28/14 at 7:41 am|
These dorks can't even get the lies straight anymore.
Vice President Biden in 2010 vowed that U.S. troops would be “totally out of” Afghanistan by 2014, “come hell or high water.”
"We're starting it in July of 2011, and we're going to be totally out of there, come hell or high water, by 2014...
| Political Talk|| Will Texas nominate a Woman Who Compared Obama To Hitler? - Jbird on 5/27/14 at 9:13 am|
Those crazy Democrats, who many thought this would be a Tea Party racist?
Texans head to the polls Tuesday for a handful of primary runoff elections, including one that could elevate a woman who compares President Barack Obama to Hitler.
The results were somewhat embarrassing for the Texas ...
| Political Talk|| Snowden set for first US TV interview - Jbird on 5/22/14 at 2:36 pm|
This should be fun.
Edward Snowden will appear in his first TV interview with a U.S. news outlet next Wednesday, NBC News announced Thursday.
“NBC Nightly News” anchor Brian Williams traveled to Moscow this week for a wide-ranging interview that will air in an hourlong special at 10 p.m. ET on...
| Political Talk|| Phoenix VA director receive $8500 bonus while IG investigates - Jbird on 5/21/14 at 5:01 pm|
No wonder Odrama loves Shinseki.
The director of the Phoenix VA hospital where 40 veterans died while waiting for care received an $8,500 bonus last month, according to Jeff Miller, chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee.
Sharon Helman, the director of the Phoenix Veterans Affairs ...
| Political Talk|| Miami VA Whistleblower Exposes Drug Dealing, Theft, Abuse - Jbird on 5/21/14 at 10:00 am|
WTF is going on?
Even inside the hospital, he says he was stopped from doing his job – investigating reports of missing drugs from the VA pharmacy. When the amount of a particular drug inside the pharmacy doesn’t match the amount that the pharmacy is supposed to have, a report, known as a “discre...
| Political Talk|| Woman's equality - Jbird on 5/21/14 at 8:39 am|
when HuffPost Live interviewed Skepchick.org founder Rebecca Watson and Mikki Kendall, editor at Hood feminism.com, the women got positively cranky.
"Just by asking the question, 'Should women get paid menstruation leave?' biases the listener into saying, 'Oh, of course not,' because you're ...