ShortFormBlog: David Petraeus unanimously... →
shortformblog: 94-0 Senate vote confirming Petraeus as CIA director source » The big shuffle continues: With Robert Gates’ retirement, and Leon Panetta imminently poised to become the new Secretary of Defense, the Senate has voted to confirm General David Petaeus to take Panetta’s old job. Petraeus…
tip me over and pour me out: Tag me with a spoon →
mikehudack: “There are billions of photographs on Facebook’s servers. As your Facebook friends upload their albums, Facebook will try to determine if any of the pictures look like you. And if they find what they believe to be a match, they may well urge one of your Facebook friends to tag it…
President Obama: In a Race With Himself via... →
Osama Bin Laden Killed
That is the report. Who would ever thought that he would have died under President Obama’s watch.
Afterbirthers Demand To See Obama's Placenta →
allshare: WASHINGTON–In the continuing controversy surrounding the president’s U.S. citizenship, a new fringe group informally known as “Afterbirthers” demanded Monday the authentication of Barack Obama’s placenta from his time inside his mother’s womb. “All we are asking is that the president produce a sample of his fetal membranes and vessels—preferably ..read more..
Here’s What $80 Billion Bought us: 9 of the 11... →
Thank goodness we put up $80 billion to bail out GM and Chrysler. They are now building such wonderful cars that they have achieved total dominance of the Forbes “Worst Cars on the Road” list, which we could also call the “Bottom Eleven.” GM and Chrysler account for nine of the cars among the bottom eleven. IN other news, the [United Auto Workers] is grateful for your generosity in keeping...
Washington's Easter Egg Hunt via @WHWRocks →
ShortFormBlog: Christians in China arrested for... →
shortformblog: 20+ people arrested in Beijing for holding an Easter service source » The church expected this to happen: With China’s officially atheist government completely at odds with any sort of religious celebration, Shouwang Church’s senior pastor, Jin Tianming, appeared ready for retribution…
We live in a world where we have to hide to make love, while violence is...– John Lennon (via modelcityzen)
BREAKING: Senator John Ensign is resigning. Here's... →
[Apple may] collect and transmit cell tower and Wi-Fi Access point information...– A 2010 letter from Apple • Explaining why the whole “Apple spying on users” thing is a non-issue. Simply put: It’s not about you. It’s about cell towers. Want to read an explanation about what they’re doing? Read this letter they sent to Congressmen Ed Markey and Joe Barton way back in June of last...
Pirate Bedroom →
This is just insane!
The right man can make a good job out of any job– William Feather
Sal Buckley Videos!! →
The Middle Ground Political Blog →
Detroit SWAT team assaults mother who refused to... →
laliberty: “The medical police state is alive and well in Detroit today, where Child Protective Services (CPS) called in the police to aid in their kidnapping of a 13-year-old daughter from an African American mother who refused to medicate her with dangerous psychiatric drugs. As this case is clearly showing, refusing to medicate your children with Big Pharma’s mind-altering drugs is now being...
alexholzbach: “Don’t expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.” -Calvin Coolidge
Hedge Fund Gamblers Earn the Same In One Hour As a... →
pantslessprogressive: The top 25 hedge fund earners took in $22.07 billion in 2010. Thanks to a generous tax loophole these billionaires will pay a top tax rate of 15 percent instead of 35 percent. Closing that loophole on just those 25 individuals – just 25 guys who wouldn’t miss a penny of it — would raise $4.4 billion, which is enough to rehire 126,000 laid-off teachers. One of my favorite...
The Presidents vision for reducing the federal debt is drawing heat from the right and left. Probably means he’s doing something right.
Someone’s sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree there...– Warren Buffett
Joy does not simply happen to us. We have to choose joy and keep choosing it...– Henri Nouwen
If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become...– John Quincy Adams
Happy Birthday to the homie Vito, he straight smashed this song with me
His And Her Everything →
The idea of a Government shutdown is just a distraction. They are arguing over a few billion dollars, which, sad to say, is just chump change.
When I was a kid, my life revolved around TV, now it’s the Internet. Nothing has changed, technology is still designed to keep us unaware of real problems in the world. They just change the outlet you plug it into.
I hope to never reach the point of having reality TV shows be the most important thing in life to talk about with my peers. That’s just me.
ShortFormBlog: Paul Ryan: Tax the rich? Nah, just... →
shortformblog: 67% of Paul Ryan’s spending cuts hit poor Americans source » But don’t worry, not everyone gets the shaft under Ryan’s proposal. Although 2/3 of the savings derived from his plan come by cutting services for poor people, his budget does firmly protect—surprise!—George Bush’s tax cuts…
Great things are done when men and mountains meet– William Blake
Sunshine on the beach, moon light in the forest… Happily climaxing with a...– (via adrianscanlon)
Glenn Beck is leaving his show later this year, does anyone else see political aspirations for him?
Concentration is the secret of strength– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Republicans where are you?
Who is running against President Obama already?? It’s not like you didn’t know he was running, either your in or out