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This Anti-Obama Message Is Going Viral

If you’re a birther, you believe that President Barack Obama was not born in the United States, and therefore is constitutionally prohibited from holding the office of the presidency. And you might be right. But someone who’s pretty good with Photoshop wants you to focus your attention elsewhere:  Yes, I edited that a little. This […] Read More →

Torture, deny, repeat: ‘Enhanced interrogation’ never works, the CIA never learns

 When the United States was attacked on 9/11, every member of the Central Intelligence Agency’s clandestine services had a rule book on the conduct of interrogations. It was clear and concise. It outlawed the following methods: “Torture, cruel, inhuman, degrading treatment or punishment, or prolonged detention without charges or trial.” It was based on five […] Read More →

Hiring, Cheaper Fuel Give U.S. Retailers a Boost: Economy

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Shoppers basking in the glow of falling fuel prices and rising employment are opening their wallets, paying new dividends for the U.S. economic expansion in the midst of the holiday season. Retail sales rose 0.7 percent in November, the most in eight months, as consumers snapped up electronics, clothing and furniture, according to Commerce Department […] Read More →

Supreme Court Hears Cases on Internet Shopping and Railroads

 WASHINGTON — In a pair of Supreme Court arguments on Monday, about Internet shopping and railroads, the justices seemed unusually concerned that their answers to the technical issues before them could have vast ripple effects. The case on Internet shopping concerned Colorado’s novel attempt to collect sales taxes on out-of-state purchases in response to the […] Read More →

46 Million on Food Stamps for 36 Months in a Row

Breitbart – by Wynton Hall  For the first time in U.S. history, food stamp enrollments have been above 46 million for 36 months in a row. According to newly released numbers from the United States Department of Agriculture (which oversees the food stamp program), food stamp enrollments in September 2011 were 46,268,250 and never fell […] Read More →

Judge on immigration case had criticized US policy

 The federal judge assigned to rule in the lawsuit over President Barack Obama’s changes to immigration rules last year accused the Obama administration of participating in criminal conspiracies to smuggle children into the country by reuniting them with parents living here illegally. In the case last year, U.S. District Judge Andrew Hanen suggested that the […] Read More →

Russia To Conduct Observation Flight Over US

 In an attempt to promote transparency in military activities between the two countries, Russia will conduct an observation flight over the United States as part of the Treaty on Open Skies between Dec. 8 and Dec. 13, Sergei Ryzhkov, head of Russia’s National Nuclear Risk Reduction Center, said Monday. The flight will be launched from […] Read More →

Obama Deputies Free 30,862 Foreign Criminals

 President Barack Obama’s immigration deputies released 30,862 foreign criminals into the United States’ cities and neighborhoods, according to a federal document. The document also showed that Obama repatriated less than 1 percent of the 12 million illegals living in the United States during the 12 months up to October 2014.   Officials also repatriated only […] Read More →