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May 26, 2016

More Bashing: Trump: Mitt Romney 'walks like penguin '



Trump: Mitt Romney 'walks like penguin '



Wild Thing's comment...............

Trump also bashed Rick Perry, he just cannot stop bashing other people. He cannot move on and just campaign like a man with dignity. He is so low class it continues to shock me.




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Florida Atlantic University Prof Praises Cutting Off Hands As Part Of Sharia Law





Florida Atlantic University Prof Praises Cutting Off Hands As Part Of Sharia Law


On Tuesday on the campus of Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, FL, the university’s Muslim Student Association’s hosted a so-called Islamophobia panel discussion, which was attended by the United West.

FAU Department of Computer and Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Associate Professor Bassem Al Halabi was included on the panel of these distinguished experts and he made the incredible statement about the case to be made for Sharia Law and it’s provisions of capital punishment, including the cutting off of hands.

‘“Where there is no Sharia, Islamic Sharia, they die in dozens and hundreds every day because of organized crime. People kill people, other people or steal pizza for $10 and so – so when Islamic Shariah is saying about capital punishment – so even though it sounds like it is severe but if that is the solution to prevent any crimes, then it still has a lot of rules and regulations. I will just mention one and stop here, which is let’s say cutting off the hands of a person if they steal. It sounds very severe. It sounds very barbaric, I know. But if takes one or two people to have their hands cut off, and then there’s no more stealing and there’s no more stealing in the whole nation – that’s a much better resolution than having hundreds of people die every day.”



Wild Thing's comment...........

They should arrest this horrible man. These people feel that raping little boys and girls is OK.

I miss the America of my youth.


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Trump Political Director Rick Wiley parts ways with campaign after six weeks


Trump Political Director Rick Wiley parts ways with campaign after six weeks

Wiley was brought on officially in early April by Campaign Chairman and Chief strategist Paul Manafort, a high profile example of the campaign’s shifting power dynamics at the time and filling the gap left by recently resigned operative Stuart Jolly. When announcing the hire of Wiley, the campaign touted him as the man who would replace Jolly, who was the National Field Director, by heading statewide field operations. Wiley’s installation was seen by campaign insiders as a signal that Trump’s inner orbit was shifting power toward Manafort and away from Lewandowski.

Wednesday however, after the press release was emailed out, a source close to the campaign told NBC News that the announcement, while a surprise, was a victory for Lewandowski. “I’ll tell you one thing: it’s a win for Corey,” the source said.




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So Trumps thugs win in his campaign, no biggie, his worshipers will not care what happens LOL they never do.



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May 25, 2016

CBS Investigation Shows Hundreds Of DEAD DEMOCRATS Voting In CA, Over and Over Again





CBS Investigation Shows Hundreds Of DEAD DEMOCRATS Voting In CA, Over and Over Again

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A comparison of records by David Goldstein, investigative reporter for CBS2/KCAL9, has revealed hundreds of so-called dead voters in Southern California, a vast majority of them in Los Angeles County.

“He took a lot of time choosing his candidates,” said Annette Givans of her father, John Cenkner.

Cenkner died in Palmdale in 2003. Despite this, records show that he somehow voted from the grave in 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008 and 2010.

But he’s not the only one.

CBS2 compared millions of voting records from the California Secretary of State’s office with death records from the Social Security Administration and found hundreds of so-called dead voters.

Specifically, 265 in Southern California and a vast majority of them, 215, in Los Angeles County alone.

The numbers come from state records that show votes were cast in that person’s name after they died. In some cases, Goldstein discovered that they voted year after year.

Across all counties, Goldstein uncovered 32 dead voters who cast ballots in eight elections apiece, including a woman who died in 1988. Records show she somehow voted in 2014, 26 years after she passed away.

It remains unclear how the dead voters voted but 86 were registered Republicans, 146 were Democrats, including Cenkner.

“He’s a diehard Democrat, and I was thinking that if somebody was voting under his name, he’s probably rolling in his grave if they were voting Republican,” Givans said.

She said her dad always voted at the polls, only now records show someone else may be casting his vote.

“It just astounds me. I don’t understand how anybody can get away with that,” she said.

And then there’s Julita Abutin.

Records show she voted in Norwalk in 2014, 2012, 2010 and 2008 though she died in 2006.

Abutin’s daughter, Marivic, says it’s impossible that her mother voted.

But the Los Angeles County Registrar confirms they have signed vote-by-mail envelopes with her mother’s name for the 2014 and 2012 election, though she died 10 years ago.

Edward Carbajal Jr.’s father died in La Puente in 2001 but state records show a vote was cast in his father’s name in eight elections after he passed away.



Wild Thing's comment.............

More voting corruption, it just never ends.



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Hawaii Could Be First To Put Gun Owners In FBI Database



Hawaii Could Be First To Put Gun Owners In FBI Database


Hawaii could become the first state in the United States to enter gun owners into an FBI database that will automatically notify police if an island resident is arrested anywhere else in the country.

Most people entered in the “Rap Back” database elsewhere in the U.S. are those in “positions of trust,” such as school teachers and bus drivers, said Stephen Fischer of the FBI’s Criminal Justice Information Services Division. Hawaii could be the first state to add gun owners.

“I don’t like the idea of us being entered into a database. It basically tells us that they know where the guns are, they can go grab them” said Jerry Ilo, a firearm and hunting instructor for the state. “We get the feeling that Big Brother is watching us.”

Supporters say the law would make Hawaii a leader in safe gun laws. Allison Anderman, a staff attorney at the Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence, said the bill was “groundbreaking,” and that she hadn’t heard of other states introducing similar measures.

Sen. Will Espero, who introduced the bill, and the Honolulu Police Department said Hawaii could serve as a model for other states if it becomes the first to enact the law.

Yet others say gun owners shouldn’t have to be entered in a database to practice a constitutional right.

“You’re curtailing that right by requiring that a name be entered into a database without doing anything wrong,” said Kenneth Lawson, faculty at the University of Hawaii’s William S. Richardson School of Law.

Legal experts say the bill could face challenges, but would probably hold up in court. Recent Supreme Court rulings have clarified states’ ability to regulate gun sales, said David Levine, a law professor at the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.



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Criminalizing a right to bear arms. The perfect example of tyranny.


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May 24, 2016

Continued Clinton CHINAGATE Scandal with Terry McAuliffe




Feds Investigating Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe

Terry McAuliffe being investigated by the DOJ and FBI for illegal contributions.


WASHINGTON — Federal authorities have been investigating whether Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s 2013 campaign accepted improper contributions, a federal law enforcement official said Monday.

The official, who is not authorized to comment publicly, said the inquiry has included a review of donations made by Wang Wenliang, a Chinese businessman and politician who has residency status in the U.S.

The development was first reported by CNN. In a statement Wednesday, McAuliffe attorney Marc Elias said that "neither the governor nor his former campaign has knowledge of this matter.''

Elias characterized the Wang contributions as "completely lawful.''

"The governor will certainly cooperate with the government if he is contacted about it,'' Elias said.



Wild Thing's comment...........

Because he is a dem and a friend of the Clintons and this is all connected to the Clinton chinagate corruption and sandal McAuliffe will get away with anything he does.




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Obamacare Sticker Shock: More Price Hikes Are On The Way






( VIDEO) Montage of Obama promising to lower family premiums by $2,500. He also promised to bend the cost curve down.

Obamacare Sticker Shock: More Price Hikes Are On The Way


Obamacare plan customers should brace for sticker shock when the administration posts insurers’ preliminary rate requests for 2017 this week.

Health plans are asking for sharp price increases, after suffering big losses on exchanges in the last two years. Regulators caution that these are preliminary requests and final rates could a lot different.

Insurers cite rising drug costs and patients who utilize a lot of medical services for the price-hike requests, which range from 17 percent in New York, and more than 20 percent in Virginia, to 30 percent rate increase requests from Oregon's largest insurers.

One of the underlying reasons for the big requests has to do with the expiration of the reinsurance program under the Affordable Care Act, which had served to offset some of the losses due to sicker customers who racked up high medical bills.



Wild Thing's comment...........

POS Obama the most evil, the worst president in entire history of America.




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May 23, 2016

Traitor Obama weighs selling U.S. arms to Hanoi in bitter irony for Vietnam veterans



Obama weighs selling U.S. arms to Hanoi in bitter irony for Vietnam veterans


In a move that is raising concerns among some Vietnam War veterans, President Obama will discuss selling more U.S. arms to Hanoi during his visit to Vietnam that began Sunday night.

Top White House advisers said Mr. Obama hasn’t made a decision whether to lift the partial U.S. embargo on sending military equipment to Vietnam, where more than 58,200 U.S. soldiers were killed before the fall of Saigon in 1975. But the administration sees advantages in easing the embargo, both as a warning to expansionist China and as leverage to compel the communist regime in Hanoi to improve its record on human rights.

“We are thinking through how our evolving security cooperation [is] going to look moving forward,” said White House Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes. “They regularly raise this issue with us. We are looking at, of course, how our broader relationship is evolving, including our continued commitment to support human rights in Vietnam.”

The notion of selling more lethal weaponry to Vietnam is a bitter irony to some veterans of the war and to some Vietnamese-Americans who fled the communists.

“They are still a communist country,” said retired Army Maj. Wulf Linden, a Georgia resident who served two tours in Vietnam. “If it’s the cream of our crop [of weapons systems], obviously that would be a bad mistake. It would be nice if we’re not selling to a regime that’s a documented communist regime. That’s my concern.”


Wild Thing's comment.............

This just seems so very wrong to me.




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Retired Air Force General: Obama ‘Unilaterally Disarmed America’, Russia And China Are Humiliating Us



Retired Air Force General: Obama ‘Unilaterally Disarmed America’, Russia And China Are Humiliating Us


Russian and Chinese militaries are increasingly trying to bully American forces because they are “taking advantage of our weakness” and “publicly humiliating us,” according to a respected retired Air Force general and Fox News military analyst.

“It’s a slap in the face” to the United States, Retired General Tom McInerney says, and President Barack Obama “should not accept that kind of behavior.”

The president “unilaterally disarmed America,” adding “we have all these social experiments,” according to McInerney’s 18-minute exclusive video interview for The Daily Caller News Foundation. By transforming America’s foreign policy, McInerney says Obama’s America is known as a nation that will “protect your enemies and deny your allies support.”

Running through the world’s hot spots accentuated by Obama’s failed foreign policy, McInerney says he is “very worried” that Israel has not gotten the weapons and protection it needs from the United States for its survival.

McInerney has been a steady watchdog of the Benghazi incident, serving his country as a member of the Citizens Commission on Benghazi. He commends Judicial Watch for its tenacious efforts to uncover the facts of why Americans were left to die that fateful night on the anniversary of 9/11 in 2012. He is “disappointed” with the efforts made to date by House Chairman Trey Gowdy to uncover the facts of what went wrong in Benghazi.

McInerney decries the administration’s lack of response when asked “what difference does Benghazi make.” To him, it was a “dereliction of duty” for not providing adequate force protection before and during the attack.




Wild Thing's comment................


"McInerney says he is 'very worried' that Israel has not gotten the
weapons and protection it needs from the United States for its survival."

The United States itself isn't getting the weapons it needs for its survival.


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Air Force Security Forces Center Pre Ranger Course





Airmen take part in day 2 of the Pre Ranger Course. Today they learned how to maintain the M240, use Commo equipment, and how to set a claymore.



Wild Thing's comment...........

God bless our military.


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May 22, 2016

LOL Al Gore Asked If He's Voting For Hillary- He has NO Response







Al Gore Asked If He's Voting For Hillary - he has no response


Wild Thing's comment.........

Hahahaha the media wants us to think the only party that is not happy with their candidate is the Republican party but that is simply not true. The democrat party is also not in that ole happy place.



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May 21, 2016

Bill Clinton: ‘I Sometimes Feel Like I’m Totally Useless In This Election Season’


Bill Clinton: ‘I Sometimes Feel Like I’m Totally Useless In This Election Season’


Former President Bill Clinton sounded frustrated about his value to his wife’s presidential bid on the campaign trail in South Dakota on Friday.

The ex-president took a moment to ponder his lot in life onstage, and revealed the exasperation he has experienced stumping for Hillary Clinton.

“I sometimes feel that I’m totally useless in this election season because I’m a happy grandfather. I’m not mad enough at anybody,” Clinton said. “And because the life I spend now is driven by the real world and facts. I mean, we live in kind of a fact-free political universe, you know?”



Wild Thing's comment................

LOL ask me if I care. So the liar, draft dodger, rapist, feels useless.............. awe poor thing.........NOT.



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Trump's Idiot Spokesperson Katrina Pierson says don’t worry about Trump launching nukes – no one will let him do it!!



Trump's Idiot Spokesperson Katrina Pierson says don’t worry about Trump launching nukes – no one will let him do it!!

CNN


Katrina Pierson took the top spot on the ongoing competition between Trump spokes-morons to say the absolutely stupidest thing possible.

Yesterday she explained why it was dumb to worry about Trump having his finger on the nuclear button.

Pierson is responding to the comments by Former Secretary of Defense Bob Gates saying he doesn’t trust Trump with nuclear weapons. Here’s what she said:


“This whole nuclear weapons statement I mean that’s just absurd on its face, I mean, this is something, that a president can’t just wake up one day and push the button – there are mechanisms and controls in place!”



Wild Thing's comment...................

This woman is nuts, a few years ago she was arrested for shop lifting. but I guess that is what qualifies her to be the spokesperson for Trump.



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May 20, 2016

Evil and Ungodly House Dems Chant “Shame” At Republican Colleagues After Voting Down Pro-LGBT Amendment




House Dems Chant “Shame” At Republican Colleagues After Voting Down Pro-LGBT Amendment


Wild Thing's comment...........

I swear the dems are truly sick and evil.


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College Fires Ex-Delta Force Hero General After Transgender Bathroom Comment



College Fires Ex-Delta Force Hero General After Transgender Bathroom Comment

FOX News


Jerry Boykin is the kind of man you’d want teaching your sons – a good and decent man, an honorable man – a Christian man.

For the past nine years the retired lieutenant general has taught leadership and ethics at Hampden-Sydney College, a highly regarded, all-male school based in Virginia. By many accounts – he is beloved and deeply respected by students.

But Gen. Boykin will not be returning to the classroom this fall. That’s because he tells me he’s been fired.

The man who was one of the original members of Delta Force and once commanded all of the U.S. Army’s Green Berets – the man who served his nation with honor and distinction for more than 36 years – was ousted because of political correctness.

In March, Gen. Boykin delivered a speech to conservatives and he referenced the national uproar over transgendered people using the ladies room.

He cracked a joke: “The first man who goes into the restroom with my daughter will not have to worry about surgery.”


Laughter ensued.

But militant LGBT activists were not laughing.

“I never said homosexuals. I never said transgenders,” he told me. “I was really talking about these perverts who would use this as a way to get into the bathrooms with our wives and daughters.”


Boykin, who also serves as an executive vice president of the Family Research Council, tells me as many as 150 activists signed a letter written to the college demanding that he be fired.

“They claimed I was calling for violence against transgenders,” he told me. “Obviously it is not true. It was a figure of speech. It was meant to be humorous and it was humorous to the audience.”

You’d think that militant LGBT activists would enjoy a good rib-tickler. Apparently, they do not.

“Political correctness is absolutely out of control,” he said.

Boykin learned just recently that he would not be returning to the college – without warning.

“I was not given a chance to defend myself,” he said. “I was not given an opportunity to explain myself. That’s the sad part of it. The school is better than that.”

Apparently, they are not.

Unlike the cowardly actions of the school’s leadership, I decided to allow the school’s administration a chance to do what they denied to Gen. Boykin – a chance to explain what happened.

“His contract was simply not renewed,” said Thomas Shomo, the college’s director of communications. “We felt it was time academically for a change.”

Shomo said Boykin worked part time – teaching two classes a semester -- serving in a position that had been set up years ago for short-term residencies for professionals in the Wilson Center for Leadership.

So did the college have concerns about Gen. Boykin’s speech?

“Yes. They were of concern,” Shomo told me. “They appeared to advocate or approve of violence.”

But he denied the speech had anything to do with giving the boot to an American hero.

“The concerns about Jerry Boykin’s comments were not the determining factor in this decision,” Shomo said – noting that the timing of their decision was entirely coincidental.

I don’t know about you folks, but I feel like we’re knee-deep in Grade-A fertilizer.

“You know he [Boykin] is an outspoken person who has many controversial views,” Shomo said. “He has expressed those controversial views in various forms over the last nine years and the college has not reacted to those.”

Does the administration of Hampden-Sydney College truly believe that protecting women from would-be predators is a controversial view?

The general has many defenders – including former Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz.

“At a time where young people are desperately seeking hope and inspiration, you would think General Boykin would be one of their most valued faculty,” Sen. Cruz wrote on Facebook. “But instead, he fell victim to the PC police.”

FRC President Tony Perkins blasted the college’s leadership.

“What a contrast between the easily intimidated leadership of Hampden-Sydney College and men, like Gen. Boykin, who have spent their lives facing real danger so that LGBT agitators could enjoy the freedoms and rights they want to deny others,” Perkins told me.

Fred Larmore, a 1974 graduate of the college and a former board member, told me that students and alumni are furious over the decision to oust Boykin.

“General Boykin got an extremely raw deal,” he told me.

Hampden-Sydney was founded in 1776. They take great pride in their motto: “Come here as boys so you may leave as men.”

“General Boykin is the perfect example of how that happens,” Larmore told me. “He is a role model for the students. There’s no question that he’s the real deal.”

What happened to Gen. Boykin should serve as a wake-up call to every freedom-loving patriot across the fruited plain.

There is a concerted effort afoot to silence any American who cherishes traditional American values.

“They [LGBT activists] are shrewd, they are very well organized and they are unified – which is something the Church is not,” Boykin told me. “The Church is not unified. Therefore, the church fights piecemeal battles rather than doing what the LGBT community did in my case. They came together and launched a major attack and they succeeded.”

So the question at hand – my fellow Americans – is what are we going to do about it?

General Boykin plans on fighting back.

“It makes me even more determined that I’m going to do everything I can to stop men from going into bathrooms with my daughters, my wife and my granddaughters,” he said. “I am going to be a very outspoken antagonist on this issue.”

Spoken like a true American patriot.

As for Hampden-Sydney College – it seems as if their leadership places a higher value on political correctness than duty and honor.



Wild Thing's comment..................

Boykin deserves another medal . The Patriot Medal.I wish more men were like Boykin. Too many stay silent, too many do not want to make waves, wanting someone else to fight the battles within our country. The ones that do speak up even if not enough of them are all conservatives.

The left does anything they can to bring down America.


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Developer Finds ‘Sharia Compliant’ Financing To Build Condos, Islamic Museum At Site Of Failed ‘Ground Zero Mosque’


Developer Finds ‘Sharia Compliant’ Financing To Build Condos, Islamic Museum At Site Of Failed ‘Ground Zero Mosque’


The developer of the failed Ground Zero Mosque has nailed down “Sharia-compliant financing” for a new, luxury condominium tower and Islamic cultural museum on the same site, he and his banking partners said Wednesday.

The $174 million dollar project features a three-story Islamic cultural museum at 51 Park Place and 48 high-end residential condos in a 43-story tower at 45 Park Place in the Financial District.

The “Sharia-compliant” financing means the deal complies with complex Islamic laws that govern lending and borrowing, including a prohibition against accepting interest or fees for loans.

Manhattan developer Sharif El-Gamal’s 2010 plan for a 15-story Islamic cultural center sparked protests from opponents who dubbed it the “Ground Zero Mosque,” although it was four blocks away.

He abandoned that plan in 2011 and there has been little apparent opposition to the smaller museum or the development itself.

The project now includes two multi-story penthouses on the top four floors along with a pool, gym and kids’ playroom.

The deal, finalized Tuesday, was funded by the London branch of Malayan Banking Berhad.

The project was designed by Michel Abboud of SOMA Architects, along with Ismael Leyva Architects, and will include a 2,821 square-foot public plaza, green space and a retail shop.


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Islamic museum?

That cult has never created anything other than death and destruction.


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Clinton Declares Democratic Primary Over: ‘There Is No Way That I Won’t Be’ the Nominee




Clinton Declares Democratic Primary Over: ‘There Is No Way That I Won’t Be’ the Nominee




Wild Thing's comment..............

God help us all if she becomes president.




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May 18, 2016

Bill Clinton: It Was My Idea To Be Hillary’s ‘Economic Czar’



Bill Clinton: It Was My Idea To Be Hillary’s ‘Economic Czar’

Bill Clinton said today that it was his idea to become Hillary’s economic ambassador.

‘I have asked actually to be being given the job of trying to help every part of the United States that has been left out and left behind economically,’ he said today during a campaign stop in Bayamón, Puerto Rico.

The former two-term president said he’s made it his personal mission to take his wife’s message struggling parts of the country, including Puerto Rico, and he believes that outreach is ‘very, very important.’

Ending his remarks, he said, ‘I will do everything I can to help, should she be elected.’


Wild Thing's comment...................

He had two terms as president and with Hillary as guilty as he was they had one corruption after the other. Never forget Chinagate, travel gate, Whitewater, file gate, and the list goes on and on. It will be just like that again if Hillary become president.


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May 16, 2016

KTLA Makes Weather Girl Cover Up On-Air Because Her Outfit Is “Too Risque”




KTLA Makes Weather Girl Cover Up On-Air Because Her Outfit Is “Too Risque”



Wild Thing's comment............

LOL I think the dress is OK except for the glitter it a little much for doing the weather.


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Confessions of a House Dem: Doesn't Read Bills, Told How to Vote, Reelection Top Priority



Confessions of a House Dem: Doesn't Read Bills, Told How to Vote, Reelection Top Priority


"Voters are incredibly ignorant and know little about our form of government and how it works."

A new tell-all book about the inner workings of Congress is set for release later this month that has Washington D.C. buzzing. It's called The Confessions of Congressman X and it promises "a devastating inside look at the dark side of Congress as revealed by one of its own."

All that is known about the anonymous congressman is that he is a Democrat and sat down with Robert Atkinson, a former staffer for two congressional Dems, who took notes during several meetings and received the blessing to publish the conversations.

The deep-seated corruption that this insider's look reveals isn't all that surprising to most readers weary of a bloated federal government, but it's unsettling nonetheless.

On voting:

Fundraising is so time-consuming I seldom read any bills I vote on. I don't even know how they'll be implemented or what they'll cost.


My staff gives me a last-minute briefing before I go to the floor and tells me whether to vote yea or nay. How bad is that?


I sometimes vote "yes" on a motion and "no" on an amendment so I can claim I'm on either side of an issue.


It's the old shell game: if you can't convince 'em, confuse 'em.


On voters:


Voters claim they want substance and detailed position papers, but what they really crave are cutesy cat videos, celebrity gossip, top 10 lists, reality TV shows, tabloid tripe, and the next f***ing Twitter message.


I worry about our country's future when critical issues take a backseat to the inane utterings of illiterate athletes and celebrity twits.


Like most of my colleagues, I promise my constituents a lot of stuff I can never deliver. But what the hell? If it makes them happy hearing it, and they're stupid enough to believe it, shame on them.


On donations, bribes and spending:

Some contributions are subtle. Donations to a member's nonprofit foundation. Funding a member's charitable pet project. Offsetting the costs of a member's portrait to adorn the committee room he or she has so faithfully served.

It's all a bunch of bulls*** to get around gift bans and limits on campaign contributions. Where there's a will, there's a way.


Business organizations and unions fork over more than $3 billion a year to those who lobby the federal government. Does that tell you something? We're operating a f***ing casino.


I contradict myself all the time, but few people notice. One minute I rail against excessive spending and ballooning debt. The next minute I'm demanding more spending on education, health care, unemployment benefits, conservation projects, yadda yadda yadda. I'm for having everything, just like my constituents.


On his own party:

Our party used to be a strong advocate for the working class. We still pretend to be, but we aren't. Large corporations and public unions grease the palms of those who have the power to determine legislative winners and losers.


Most of my colleagues want to help the poor and disadvantaged. To a point. We certainly don't want to live among them. Or mingle with them, unless it's for a soup kitchen photo op. ... Poverty's a great concern as long as it's kept at a safe distance.

I'm concerned my party has an activist far-left wing intolerant of center-leftists. Like the Republican Tea Party, these ideologues are much too rigid and extreme in their beliefs. And they're equally unappealing to mainstream Americans.


On media bias:


Political columnists, TV commentators, and talk show hosts are inherently biased and aspire to effect election outcomes. Pretending otherwise is a thing of the past. You're either red or blue, and there's no in-between. Little wonder voters flock to TV stations, newspapers, and websites offering them the partisan news slant they believe in. ... Journalists are a lot like the politicians they interview. The more elite ones are puffed up with self-importance and entitlement.


In the book, the congressman sets aside an entire chapter for Sen. Harry Reid, calling him "a pompous ass." He lumps in Sen. Mitch McConnell and just about everybody in the House.

"Seniority sucks," he adds. "Most of the leaders in both parties – House and Senate – are living fossils who don't exactly convey an attractive and vigorous image of Congress. We need to weed our geriatric landscape. Replace longtime careerists with new blood. People who understand the power of collaboration."

Sadly, his contempt for voters has a ring of truth to it, as many Americans have stepped aside and let the federal government trample through:


Voters are incredibly ignorant and know little about our form of government and how it works. It's far easier than you think to manipulate a nation of naive, self-absorbed sheep who crave instant gratification.


But with Americans turning their backs on corruption in politics and looking for the next great hope, lawmakers like Congressman X are willingly taking full advantage of their ignorance in achieving their ultimate goal:

My main job is to keep my job, to get reelected. It takes precedence over everything.

Screw the next generation. Nobody here gives a rat's ass about the future and who's going to pay for all this stuff we vote for. That's the next generation's problem. It's all about immediate publicity, getting credit now, lookin' good for the upcoming election.



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The author is strongly rumored to be Steve Israel soon to be departing NY's Third Congressional District. He's been a lapdog for Chuck Schumer and Obama and has eagerly enabled all of the taxing and spending of the stimulus and Obamacare.



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Hidden Microphones Exposed As Part of Fed Government Surveillance Program In Oakland, CA Area


Hidden Microphones Exposed As Part of Fed Government Surveillance Program In Oakland, CA Area


Hidden microphones that are part of a clandestine government surveillance program that has been operating around the Bay Area has been exposed.

Imagine standing at a bus stop, talking to your friend and having your conversation recorded without you knowing. It happens all the time, and the FBI doesn’t even need a warrant to do it.

Federal agents are planting microphones to secretly record conversations.

Jeff Harp, a KPIX 5 security analyst and former FBI special agent said, “They put microphones under rocks, they put microphones in trees, they plant microphones in equipment. I mean, there’s microphones that are planted in places that people don’t think about, because that’s the intent!”

FBI agents hid microphones inside light fixtures and at a bus stop outside the Oakland Courthouse without a warrant to record conversations, between March 2010 and January 2011.[…]

Harp says that if you’re going to conduct criminal activity, do it in the privacy of your own home. He says that was the original intention of the Fourth Amendment, but it’s up to the judge to interpret it.



Wild Thing's comment................


With the 'digital age', there is no such thing as privacy anywhere anymore.




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