Senate Democrats KILL Keystone XL Pipeline - For Now...

Texas Oil Production Well, that’s it then. Senate Democrats have killed the Keystone XL Pipeline, which means that Republicans won’t have another chance to pass it until the new Congress in January.This should effectively kill Senator Mary Landrieu’s (D-LA) hopes of being reelected in December.Here’s the Roll Call of the vote if you’re interested… Legislation to approve the Keystone XL pipeline was narrowly defeated by Senate Democrats Tuesday night after pro-pipeline lawmakers failed Read more [...]
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New York Mayor to Loosen "Degrading" Welfare Work Requirements

welfare state Meanwhile, Indiana is emphasizing the welfare work requirements. "We don't want to turn the safety net into a hammock that lulls able-bodied people into complacency and dependence." - Paul Ryan I'm not actively opposed to welfare or social safety net programs in general. There are certainly those who, despite having the best work ethic, and outstanding ability, fall on hard times, and need assistance. That is not disputed, nor is it disputed that there are those who abuse such programs. But it Read more [...]
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School Attorney Blames Student for Being Molested by Teacher

elkis-hermida Do the terms ‘lowlife’ and ‘despicable’ mean anything to you, because those are the terms that came to mind when I read about this case.In July 2011, Elkis Hermida, a teacher at Thomas Edison Middle School in Los Angeles molested and had sex with a 14 year old female student. He was later arrested, tried, convicted and sentenced to three years in prison.Following the trial, the girl’s family filed a civil suit against the Los Angeles Unified School District, claiming that they were Read more [...]
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Ferguson Protester: No Change Unless “White People are Just a Little Bit Afraid”

Outrage In Missouri Town After Police Shooting Of 18-Yr-Old Man A Ferguson protester advocates threatening white people.Protesters and activists are meeting in Ferguson now, and they’re actually being “trained” how to protest and resist police orders, as well as how to deal with injuries and how to help others who end up going to jail. Surprisingly, most of the people meeting there to protest in Ferguson are older white guys.Maybe it’s not so surprising considering how much the idea of “white privilege” has saturated our society. White privilege Read more [...]
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Cop to Ferguson Residents: “I’m Serious, Get a Gun”

armed residents No matter which way the grand jury goes, Ferguson residents need to arm themselves.As of this writing, the grand jury has not yet announced a decision in the Wilson/Brown case. In preparation, the Governor has issued a state of emergency, and police are gearing up for mayhem.It doesn’t matter which way the jury is going to swing. If they choose to indict Officer Wilson, protesters aren’t just going to pack up and go home and be done with it. If anything, they’ll celebrate.And how Read more [...]
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Chicago Teaching 'Safe' Anal Sex in 6th Grade Sex-Ed

sex-ed Chicago public schools are under fire after explicit slides from a proposed elementary sex-ed program surfaced during a parent meeting: The presentation included slides that are clearly not age appropriate, and include “demonstrations” of applying male and female condoms (FC), DNAinfo reports.While CPS spokesman Bill McCaffrey said in a statement that the “objectionable material presented at Andrew Jackson Language Academy this week is not and never was part of the student sexual education Read more [...]
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Benjy the 'Gay' Irish Bull Saved From the Slaughterhouse

benjy the homosexual bull An apparently infertile Irish bull named Benjy didn’t impregnate any of the cows offered him, so he was set to go to the slaughterhouse (being largely useless for any other purpose). A veterinarian brought in to diagnose the situation said that Benjy was actually fertile, so that wasn’t the trouble. The problem became apparent when Benjy was more attracted to his replacement bull than he was to any of the cows. The problem was homosexuality.But homosexuality is not allowed to be a problem, Read more [...]
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High Tax Rates Hurting Competitive Balance in Sports?

tax According to a new study high tax rates seem to be impacting the competitive balance in the National Hockey League. The study shows that most of the NHL free agents chose to move to teams in locations with lower taxes - saving those players millions of dollars!The NHL may be the first time that we are noticing the trend but it may not stop there.In January of 2014 star Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka signed with Major League Baseball's New York Yankees for 7-years and $155 MILLION! Sadly Read more [...]
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Ted Cruz Explains Why Net Neutrality is Bad for Freedom

net neutrality Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) has been facing a lot of attacks from supporters of President Obama's Net Neutrality plan, so he decided to face these attacks head on. He used his best assets, his wit and his intelligence to counter their attacks - specifically those of Senator Al Franken (D-MN). Former WSJ publisher: Title II would be a disaster for the Internet. More freedom, not more regs: http://t.co/hgMEZzms09 #DontMessWithTheNet— Senator Ted Cruz (@SenTedCruz) November 17, 2014 A Read more [...]
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Amnesty Designed to Help Democrats Win Elections at the Expense of the American People

Immigration Activism Amnesty is for Democrat voting, not for the good of the nation.Opportunity is a constant in life, and not something to be looked down upon. Every day, we are given opportunities that we may choose to take, or pass by, and that is the sum of life: millions upon millions of choices. Some of these choices are minute, and some monumental, depending, of course, on your position in life. But what is an opportunist? According to Google, an opportunist is "a person who exploits circumstances to gain Read more [...]
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Boehner Welcomes Muslim Imam to Praise Allah on House Floor

imam in house I’ve often commented about House Speaker John Boehner being more of a liberal compromiser than a conservative Republican. Once the Republicans took control of the House in the 2010 midterm elections, many Republicans believed that they would stand up against Barak Obama and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid. However, Boehner repeatedly gave in and compromised with the Democrats rather than standing his ground as voters demanded.In keeping with his liberal lack of leadership, Boehner recently Read more [...]
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Secular Group Outraged Over Fish Symbol on War Memorial

fish Surprisingly, the secular group wasn’t the Freedom From Religion Foundation this time. I’m sure if they had known about it in time, they would have been at the forefront of this particular campaign to cover up an ichthus on a war memorial dedicated in 1992 to two soldiers who died the year before during the Gulf War. According to the Daily Caller: Officials in a Missouri town have decided to cover up a Christian symbol on a war memorial that honors the lives of two soldiers killed during the Read more [...]
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