Archive for April 13th, 2015

April 13th, 2015 - 10:30 pm § in China, Misc.


  BEIJING, April 10 (Xinhua) — Barack Obama has thrown a damp towel over warming relations between China and its neighbors with a funny theory about China being a bully in the South China Sea. Visiting Jamaica, the U.S. president said Washington is “concerned” China is using i[...]

April 13th, 2015 - 7:26 pm § in Misc.

Blackwater guards get prison for Iraq killings

Four Blackwater contractors involved in a 2007 Baghdad shooting incident that left 17 Iraqis dead, including a 9-year-old boy, and 20 wounded were sentenced to prison today. They were convicted in a U.S. federal court last fall after years of legal battles. One got life for murder; three others got [...]

April 13th, 2015 - 6:35 pm § in Misc.

CRUZ too too


April 13th, 2015 - 5:28 pm § in Misc.

Rubio announces, too


April 13th, 2015 - 2:08 pm § in Uncategorized

The GOP dream ticket — for Democrats


April 13th, 2015 - 1:53 pm § in Politics

New York Times calls GOP attacks against Obama “disturbing”

From the Sunday, April 12, 2015, New York Times op-ed page: “It is a peculiar, but unmistakable, phenomenon: As Barack Obama’s presidency heads into its twilight, the rage of the Republican establishment toward him is growing louder, angrier and more destructive. “Republican lawmakers [...]

April 13th, 2015 - 1:26 pm § in Uncategorized

Anti-vaxxer mom has 7 kids with whooping cough.

I guess learning the hard way is better than not learning at all.[...]

April 13th, 2015 - 11:21 am § in Misc.

HRC … a poster

Errrr …[...]

April 13th, 2015 - 10:34 am § in Politics

The myth of ‘lazy welfare bums’

People who get food stamps, disability benefits, and other government assistance are lazy, unmotivated, and don’t want to work. They’d rather live on handouts, paid for by you and me. Or so the talking point, propagated by the conservative noise machine and endlessly repeated by dittohea[...]

April 13th, 2015 - 10:03 am § in Misc.

Reality .. the stuff photographs are made from!