Daily Archives for November 1, 2012

November 1, 2012

“I am Chris from the dead” [Darleen Click]

TweetWhat can be said about the “quality” of an “investigation” of the Benghazi massacre when reporters from Foreign Policy discover documents amid the ash and rubble one month AFTER the FBI was there? When we visited on Oct. 26 to … Continue reading

01. November 2012 by Darleen
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November 1, 2012

“Two U.S. officials tell Eli Lake that the State Department never requested military backup the night of the attack.”

TweetOkay.  But it’s not like the President or the Defense Secretary weren’t aware of what was happening.  Why didn’t they request military backup?  Worse still, did they actually scuttle plans for a military response and rescue mission, as has been … Continue reading

01. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 1, 2012

“EPA Regs To Destroy 887,000 Jobs Per Year, Senator Says Citing New Study”

TweetCNS: EPA regulations the Obama administration is scheduled to unleash in its second term would destroy up to 887,000 jobs a year, Sen. James Inhofe announced today. Citing the results of a new study released today by the National Economic … Continue reading

01. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 1, 2012

“Hobby Lobby set to argue to block health care law”

TweetWhich might work, right up until the moment Chief Justice Roberts figures out a way to turn “hobby” into ” individual” and “lobby” into “tax.”  And it can be done, I’ve seen it! USA Today: An arts and craft supply … Continue reading

01. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 1, 2012

“Obama Administration Mandates Oil Firms Hire Sea Turtle Observers”

TweetWhatever compliance the federal government can demand, provided it problematizes private industry and hurts profit margin, is noble and “fair” and good. If you can’t redistribute wealth directly, you collect it at the federal level and then redistribute it.  Mostly … Continue reading

01. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 1, 2012

“Back to 8%? | Why the October unemployment rate might be a November surprise”

TweetJim Pethokoukis: There’s little time left in the 2012 presidential campaign for a momentum-shifting “game changer.” But tomorrow’s job report might be just such an event. The major — and somewhat mysterious — drop in the unemployment rate last month, … Continue reading

01. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 1, 2012

November fundraiser post: this is is, kids, the last fundraiser before we know our country’s fate [sticky; new posts below; DAY BEFORE ELECTION DAY UPDATE]

TweetI’ve done as much as I can to turn people away from our ongoing national nightmare. So I guess we’ll know in less than a week if all of our efforts here were in vain. I admit, we do tend … Continue reading

01. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 1, 2012

my first brief conversation with Senator Bob Menendez’s old man dick

Tweetme: “So…”* Senator Menendez’s old man dick: “Yeah, whatever. Like you wouldn’t have done the same thing.” me: “Maybe. But dude, you seriously shortchanged them?” Senator Menendez’s old man dick: “I didn’t do any such thing. I’m just an old … Continue reading

01. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 1, 2012

“White House data supports Romney claim that Obama will raise debt to $20 trillion”

TweetWait, this was in doubt? I must be running with a strange and magical crowd that can see the future. Maybe we’re like wizards or some shit.

01. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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