Stuff..Lazer..Skeeter..Media Lies..Crime..Illegal..Outnumbered..Carrey..More..

Buck Ofama and his laser like focus on jobs..Or not..

Instead of shutting down a jobs council and going on a little gun crusade in the face of dropping violent crime and gun homicide numbers, perhaps the president’s second-term agenda could include encouraging an economic climate conducive to job creation, instead of rampant Wall Street profit-taking?..

Ya think?

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AP: Smoking Gun Photo Sets ‘Skeeter’ Record Straight

Yeah sure he shot one…I call bullshit on the whole damn ordeal!!

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Red-Handed: AP Changes ‘Shotgun’ to ‘Assault Rifle’ to ‘Firearm’ in Alabama Hostage Stories

Media, misleading, lying bullshitters..Can’t believe much they say anymore!!

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Demand a plan..A parody..

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In Chicago, Land of Liberal Gun Control, 911 is Made Impotent

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Obama: ‘Weapons of War Have No Place on Streets’

But we can and will put Drones in the skies above you…

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Go figure…Gun control put in place, crime rises…Hmmmm how does that work..

Gun crime on the rise in Mass. since 1998 firearms law

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Legalizing illegality: Americans too stupid to realize their fate

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U.S. Gun Owners Outnumbered Hunters by 5 to 1 in 2011  

Go figure…Means a lot of gun owners out there..

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Jim Carrey: ‘Assault Rifle’ Owners Have ‘Very Little in Their Body or Soul Worth Protecting’

As if we really care what another lame ass celeb has to say…Hope he has lots of Liberal viewers to come see his movies..Of course takes money so they would have to work..! 4 letter word to them!!

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Ted vs Pisshead Morgan in Texas…Wow..go Ted..

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Yeah Jesse Jackson…tell us how it is…Your so damn smrt…

Jesse Jackson: Assault Weapons Shoot Down Airplanes, Blow Up Railroads

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And that want us to turn in our guns…Yeah..Right..Forget it!!

Black mob beats man until skull breaks

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Well this will do wonders for business..

Joe Biden…Open Wide Insert Mouth!!

MaddMedic:

And this is different from what Obama and Biden have done? Keep opening your piehole Biden!! Your making things easy!!

Originally posted on America's Watchtower:

  Apparently taking a cue from Patrick Murphy, the Democrats decided to continue their racist, hate filled campaign when speaking at a campaign event earlier today Joe Biden slipped into his best southern drawl and declared of Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan that the duo would “put y’all back in chains” if they won the election.

  Clearly a racially insensitive and highly inappropriate comment to make during a presidential election and needless to say the Romney camp called on Joe Biden to apologize for his despicable comment.

The comments made by the vice president of the United States are not acceptable in our political discourse and demonstrate yet again that the Obama campaign will say and do anything to win this election,” Saul said in a statement released by the campaign. ”President Obama should tell the American people whether he agrees with Joe Biden’s comments

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Morning Must Reads — When will the Post get a real pollster?

New York Times — Afghan Leader Said to Accept Runoff After Election Audit

The Obama administration is waiting to see how things shake out in the Afghan elections before announcing what to do with U.S. troop levels. That gives the U.S. leverage over President Hamid Karzai, as does news that at least a quarter of his votes were fraudulent.

Today, Karzai will accept a runoff election with rival Abdullah Abdullah, the first step in the Obama team’s effort to develop a coalition government between the two men.

Writers Sabrina Taverise and Helene Cooper explain how the U.S. team, including Sen. John Kerry, is working hard to keep the veneer of autonomy for the Afghan government. We’re not telling them what they can do, just what they can’t.

“‘If you jam it, it has no legitimacy and you’re further behind,’ the official said. So instead, the administration is ‘creating conditions’ so that the Afghans come to see a negotiated deal as in their own interests. ‘If they want an election, an election it will be,’ the official said.

A panel of experts appointed by the United Nations issued findings for the first time on Monday that showed that fraud was so pervasive that nearly a quarter of all votes were thrown out, and that Mr. Karzai had not won the Aug. 20 election outright, according to an analysis of the findings by The New York Times.

The findings are a defining moment for Mr. Karzai, who initially received 54 percent of the vote and who says he believes that he is the rightful winner. Mr. Karzai initially indicated that he might reject the findings, a Western official said.”

Washington Post — Public option gains support

It’s true that more Americans support the public option than support the Democratic health care proposal overall, but don’t try to figure out what that means for the future of the legislation from the new Post poll.

The Post/ABC poll is the weak sister of major news polls (ranking behind WSJ/NBC, CNN, NYT/CBS, and Fox News) – no information on sample composition and muddled questions written Posties instead of pollsters.

This explains why the survey has consistently shown stronger support for President Obama and his initiatives than its competitors (5 points heavy on Obama job approval over the WSJ/NBC poll over the span of his presidency).

On health care, the poll has also been a consistent outlier (7 points ahead of the average of the other major news outlets).

Rather than trying to extrapolate the significance of the numbers drawn from what must be a Democrat-rich sample myself, I will let writers Dan Balz and Jon Cohen do it for themselves.

“Among Democrats, strong approval of his handling of the [Health] issue has dropped 15 percentage points since mid-September.
These numbers underscore the challenges ahead for the president and Democratic leaders in Congress as they attempt to maintain support among liberals and moderates in their own party while continuing to win over at least a few Republican lawmakers.”

New York Times — Basic Medicare Premium to Rise 15% Next Year

Writer Robert Pear thinks that the sharp increase in Medicare premiums next year (crossing the $100 per month threshold for the first time) brings to light the need to control costs overall, as the president has suggested in his health-care proposal.

Perhaps, but the fact that the administration is scrambling to prevent the increase from going into effect suggests President Obama is insincere about cutting Medicare by a half-a-billion dollars. It also reveals how absurd it is to suggest that a future Congress will have more courage on the point.

That aside, the administration knows that a big rate hike for seniors combined with the president’s proposed cuts would be a political nightmare.

“Kathleen Sebelius, the secretary of health and human services, urged the Senate to approve a bill, already passed by the House, to block the scheduled increase in Medicare premiums.

‘We are in tremendously difficult economic times, and seniors are being hit particularly hard,’ Ms. Sebelius said. ‘The last thing seniors need right now is a substantial increase in their Medicare premiums, and many seniors will see such an increase if no action is taken.’

Among those who face higher premiums next year are new Medicare beneficiaries, high-income people and those whose Medicare premiums are paid by Medicaid. Premiums can be as high as $353.60 a month, or more than $4,200 a year, for Medicare beneficiaries who file tax returns with adjusted gross income greater than $214,000 for an individual or $428,000 for a couple.”

New York Times — Financial Giants Donating Little to Obama Party

The president is on a big campaign and fundraising swing this week, but writer David Kirkpatrick points out that even as Obama courts them, Wall Streeters are not coming across with the kid of campaign cash the president and his party need.

In part, it’s because the investment crowd is leery of getting caught by the Journal or, humbly, The Examiner for kicking back bailout bonus dough in the form of campaign contributions.

It may also be that the administration is still looking for scapegoats for the lousy job market and weak recovery.

“And as in recent years, Democrats are raising far more from Wall Street executives than Republicans, according to campaign finance data sorted by the Center for Responsive Politics.

The Democrats, including House and Senate party committees and the party itself, raised about $5.4 million in the first eight months of the year, while the Republicans took in just $2.7 million.

So far in the current election cycle, though, Wall Street accounts for less than half as much of the Democratic Party’s fund-raising as it did in 2008: 3 percent, or about $1.5 million out of a total $53.6 million in the eight-month period, compared with about 6 percent, or $15.3 million out of $260.1 million during the last election. (Republicans relied more heavily on their party to support their presidential candidate in 2008, and the party’s Wall Street fund-raising has fallen even further.) “

Ruth Marcus — Obama’s dumb war with Fox News

A tip to politicians – if you are going to pick an attack dog for the media, do better than Anita Dunn. Aside from her weird lines about Chairman Mao (when you claim plagiarism of Lee Atwater as your defense, you’ve got problems), she manages to seem very small and very partisan as she attacks the largest cable news channel. It’s bad to be in a fight with a media outlet you deem unworthy. It’s worse to be losing it.

Liberal Marcus explains the basics to the administration’s ham-fisted press shop:

“The Obama administration’s war on Fox News is dumb on multiple levels. It makes the White House look weak, unable to take Harry Truman’s advice and just deal with the heat. It makes the White House look small, dragged down to the level of Glenn Beck. It makes the White House look childish and petty at best, and it has a distinct Nixonian — Agnewesque? — aroma at worst.

It is a self-defeating trifecta: it distracts attention from the Obama administration’s substantive message; it serves to help Fox, not punish it, by driving up ratings; and it deprives the White House, to the extent it refuses to provide administration officials to appear on the cable network, of access to an audience that is, in fact, broader than hard-core Obama haters.”

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