Daily Archives for November 5, 2012

November 5, 2012

2012 Presidential election open thread

TweetStart here and then I’ll keep an open thread tomorrow, as well. But since Obama and Romney are going to be “interviewed” by the hyper-liberal Chris Berman at half time of the Saints-Eagles game — Obama’s years of missing intel … Continue reading

05. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 5, 2012

“Proof: Obama Refused to Call Benghazi ‘Terror,’ CBS Covered Up”

TweetBreitbart: In an astonishing display of media malpractice, CBS News quietly released proof–two days before the election, far too late to reach the media and the public–that President Barack Obama lied to the public about the Benghazi attack, as well … Continue reading

05. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 5, 2012

“John Cusack producing, starring in Rush Limbaugh movie”

TweetWell, why not?  After all, Cusack is an intellectual, you see.  A thoughtful heterodox.  A thinking man who even took on the unpopular role of trying to re-imagine Hitler’s basic humanity. So really, after Hitler, Limbaugh was the next logical … Continue reading

05. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 5, 2012

“The U.S. is spending $900,000 to train women for jobs as entrepreneurs – in Peru and El Salvador”

TweetYou’ve gone a long way, baby! The U.S. is spending $900,000 to help women start businesses and create jobs–in Peru and El Salvador. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced the new Women’s Entrepreneurship Trust Fund last month on visit to … Continue reading

05. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 5, 2012

Just a reminder, for those who are interested in individual autonomy

Tweet“New Obamacare Tax Form Mandates Americans Report Personal Health ID Info to IRS”: When Obamacare’s individual mandate takes effect in 2014, all Americans who file income tax returns must complete an additional IRS tax form. The new form will require … Continue reading

05. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 5, 2012

“JPMorgan economist: It could take 44 years to get back to full employment”

Tweet44.  Interesting number. Pethokoukis: During the past two years — what should be the fat part of the U.S. economic recovery — job growth has averaged about 150,000 jobs a month. While that is better than nothing and better than … Continue reading

05. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 5, 2012

I don’t do polls. But some of you do. So.

Tweet“Parsing the Polls,” Michael G Franc: Last week, the Gallup Organization provided more fodder for the debate over whether this year’s polls are skewed due to a systematic over-representation of Democrats in the samples. If Gallup has it right, Governor … Continue reading

05. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 5, 2012

“Main Street in Revolt”

TweetSalena Zito, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review editorial page columnist, at RCP: If Romney wins the presidency on Tuesday, the national media, the Washington establishment and the bulk of academia will have missed something huge that happened in “flyover” America under their watch. … Continue reading

05. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 5, 2012

“GENERATION DEBT: Every American Under 18 Now Owes $218,676″

TweetCNS: If Americans under the age of 18 were required as a group to pay off the entirety of the federal government’s debt in equal shares, each would now need to pay about $218,676. That is more than the $130,468 … Continue reading

05. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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