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By NB Staff | May 5, 2012 | 09:29
Sports, politics, the economy - have at it.
Just keep it clean!
Submitted by UpNorth on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 9:44am.
to deal with the Occutards. Mediation... Not kidding, "student disciplinary measures" instead of calling the Police to deal with the Occutards. I wonder if they gave any thought to the idea that the demonstrators might not be students. I wonder what their recommendation is then, call their mommies?
Submitted by Dan The Man 2 on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 4:11pm.
Give them a few minutes to leave then gas em.
Submitted by UpNorth on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 7:16pm.
put out, Dan, I'm pretty sure that pepper spray/tear gas will not be an option this time around.
Submitted by Dan The Man 2 on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 8:04pm.
This is what happens when the mob rules and there is no common sense. Why are people so stupid?
Submitted by UpNorth on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 8:37pm.
the people in charge now, are the hippies of the 60's and 70's. So, they identify with the Occutards, the Occutards are their offspring, so to speak.
Then again, after they elected Governor Moonbeam, the majority of the denizens of Kuh-lee-fornia just may be brain fried, from all the weed, shrooms, peyote, LSD, drain cleaner, paint and the rest of the crap they smoked, shot, huffed, ate and just sucked into their bodies.
Submitted by GregE on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 10:13am.
Japan about to overtake China. Notice at the bottom of the page, China has reduced their holdings, Japan has filled the gap. What next when Japan begins to reduce? Who will fill that gap, and the next, and the next?
And still, liberals think EVERY dollar in government is absolutely necessary and actually more is required. If we do nothing to cut, we go off the cliff. Period, end of story. The only question is when, not if. And because there is no hard and fast deadline for all to see, it's disregarded.
Kinda like retirement savings when you're 20 years old. Retirement isn't something you can get your arms around, so you spend everything and save nothing toward it, and for many, that trend continues for decades until the age comes and then it's "uuuuuhhh, woops, I should have saved more, now I'm screwed, gimmie gimmie, massa gubmint. Don't take my check, I'll vote against you if you even mention my check!!!!"................just as the Left likes it.
Submitted by drsamherman on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 10:50am.
If 71% of the top companies stopped providing employee health care and pay the associated fines, the estimated savings is just under $29 billion.
In essence, it would be cheaper to pay the fines and allow employees to buy their own coverage (perhaps with some kind of increase in salary or an allowance of some kind).
For those of you employed by a large corporation, this takes away one of the key benefits of working for a large organization as they are often able to offer decreased co-pays and out-of-pocket maximums because the power they have with such a large group purchasing from a single source, The inevitable result will be more money out of the employee's pocket in premiums, copays, deductibles, out of pocket maximums and decreased benefit levels in such critical areas as prescription drug coverage and specialty pharmaceuticals like biological products (Enbrel, Humira, etc.) for autoinflammatory diseases and blood derivatives for hemophiliacs.
Submitted by Blonde on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 12:30pm.
Just thought I'd throw that out there.
Handy Reference Guide to Obama's Gaffes and Goofs ~ Currently Numbering 200 (and Counting)
Submitted by Radical1979 on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 8:17pm.
under government insurance...
He said it himself, he can't get to single payer right away, it'll take some time.
Submitted by ricklail on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 12:54pm.
Cherry Point MCAS is hosting its air show this weekend. They have found a real Flying Nun
I got to thinking about the story on Ted Nugent. The fools at CBS have no clue what the man does. He tried to tell them only to have it fall on deaf ears.
Several years the Make a Wish Foundation stopped granting hunting and fishing trips for kids with terminal illnesses. In stepped a group called Catch A Dream Foundation. They fulfill the wishes of a kid that is dying if they want to go after that big buck or big bass. Ted Nugent is a huge part of this. He also works with a foundation that helps our wounded warroirs do the same thing. I bet none of the fools on CBS have any idea on how to bait a hook or scout for deer. Uncle Ted is not extreme he is very passonate about the kids and the wounded warriors.
Submitted by CobraMan on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 1:54pm.
In this season of political electioneering, I am, for some reason, reminded of a joke I heard long ago:
A charter plane was traveling to DC. On the plane was a Rabbi, a college student, a doctor, a politician, and Henry Kissinger. Soon after takeoff, the pilot comes into the cabin, reaches in a locker, pulls out a pack, and puts it on. After opening the door, he say:" I've got bad news, gentlemen, The plane is severely overloaded and we're going to crash. The problem is, we only have 5 parachutes and there's six of us aboard. Good luck, gentlemen." After which, he jumps out. There are only 4 parachutes left.
After all the remaining men looked at each other, the politician jumps up and declares: "I am a very important member of the government. The entire country is depended upon me and the decisions I make to guide and lead them. I deserve this chance at life." He then reaches into the locker, removes a pack, places it on his back, and jumps. There are only three parachutes left.
The doctor then jumps up and declares "I am a talented surgeon who many people rely upon to save their lives. I deserve this chance at life.' He, too, reaches in, grabs a pack, places it upon his back, and jumps out. There are only two parachust left.
At this point, Henry Kissinger jumps up and declares: "I am the smartest man in the world. My vast knowledge and wisdom can save millions from war, poverty, and famine. I deserve this chance at life." He reaches in, grabs a pack, places it upon his back , and jumps out. There is only one remaining parachute.
This is when the Rabbi turns to the young college student and say: "I've lived a full and rewarding life. I have seen many things, and done many things, and I am satisfied. You are young, and you have many wondrous things available to you. You deserve this chance at life. He then stands up, reaches into the locker, grabs a pack, and hands it to the young college student.
Smiling, the young college student reaches in, grabs a pack, and helps the Rabbi into it. "It's a miracle", say the Rabbi." "It sure is," says the young man, "for the smartest man in the world just jumped out wearing my knapsack."
The Citizens of each State shall be entitled to all Privileges and Immunities of Citizens in the several States.
The US Constitution
Unless you're a fetus.
The US Supreme Court
Or Anwar al-Awlaki.
Submitted by killa37 on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 2:21pm.
I was just reading about the hearing down in Gitmo of Khalled Sheik-yer-buti Mooooooooooooooooohemmed and some of the other 9/11 nice guys - you know, from the 'religion of piece'. I guess the hearing didn't go very well, because most of them put on the silent treatment, although one of them - the guy from Yemen with the off-balanced eyes and semi-cretin headshape - got a little 'animated' and had to be restrained.
Anyway, I was struck by a couple of things..............one being that I have a hard time figuring out why these lawyers would take a case like this - given the fact that they will get no cooperation from these lowlifes.............and two, there is a FEMALE lawyer for one of these guys - which in itself is astonishing - but she was dressed up in traditional moooooooooooooooooslem garb, with only part of her face showing - and she wanted the judge to tell the other females at the hearing to dress accordingly, so that her client wouldn't breach any rules of his religion by seeing them!!! You can't make this stuff up!!!
As ugly as these guys are, I'd be demanding that they be completely covered up, so that I couldn't see ANY part of them!!!
Submitted by Newsbubba on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 3:53pm.
I suppose the sight of ANY woman would get those scumbags going, since their chance of scoring with anything with less than four legs is close to zero. (Well, at least anything female)
I'm surprised that they haven't stoned their female lawyer for having the nerve to defend "men."
BTW, has anyone confirmed that the female lawyer is an actual female? Who the hell can tell in all that drapery that they wear.
Submitted by killa37 on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 6:39pm.
Well, bubba, I'm guessin' that if it's NOT a female under the curtains, it sure as hell isn't a queer - because, as you know, there are NO homosexuals in Islam, although I have read that there is a lot of sperm and fecal matter thrown at the American guards down there in Gitmo...............and there certainly aren't any women around where the moooooooooooooooslems are housed!!
Apparantly the goats and donkeys haven't been alerted to this................
Submitted by UpNorth on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 7:07pm.
"Cheryl Borman, a civilian attorney for bin Attash, wore a black hijab and long black robe and told the court that the treatment of her client at Guantanamo had interfered with his ability to participate in the proceedings. "These men have been mistreated," Borman said. Not nearly as much as the almost 3000 people at Shanksville, Pa, NYC and Washington D.C., Borman, you ignorant ass.
Submitted by Radical1979 on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 7:23pm.
she wears a hijab? This isn't Iran or Afghanistan. Bad enough she's defending killers, she's acceding to their fashion requests?
Submitted by motherbelt on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 7:54pm.
Not by conquest; by capitulation.
Submitted by killa37 on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 10:53pm.
Is that a fancy word for cutting off somebody's head???
Submitted by Newsbubba on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 9:58am.
Well, that's the cracker version of it. I'm not sure how you say that is Asian.
Submitted by killa37 on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 1:44pm.
Submitted by UpNorth on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 7:08pm.
catch this. That same attorney thinks that all females should be forced to dress in the hijab, to show respect for the religion of pieces.
Gotta show respect for them, after all, they're only mass murderers.
Submitted by Radical1979 on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 7:11pm.
I sure as hell hope the judge ignores that attorney's request. Muslims don't seem to worry about the hijab when they go to strip clubs do they?
Submitted by stratman on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 1:37pm.
I wonder if she is the same Cheryl Borman, attorney, from Chicago, Illinois? Makes sense she's out of Obama's home town.
Once again, the UK Daily Mail does a better job reporting American news than American media.
Submitted by CO2Maker on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 2:21pm.
Iowahawk strikes with his typical rapier wit.
This is great:
Submitted by Newsbubba on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 3:48pm.
Apparently, this puppy hit the YouTube last Friday and has had hits in the millions already.
After watching, you decide if you are a conservative or a liberal.
Submitted by GregE on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 4:55pm.
I blasted that out to an email list a couple weeks ago, and will again in a couple months.
Submitted by upcountrywater on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 5:32pm.
The Reagan era is now over....1981 to 2012 ALOHA ...This graph shows my time making a profit in the business world, a drop in the bucket of wealth lost forever..
Looks like my next business will be building fortifications to keep the entitlement zombies off cough my property.
Finally a great video that is getting some serous views...
You Didn't Build That.
Submitted by Newsbubba on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 10:04am.
You don't need fortifications, just firepower. The last thing these "entitlement zombies" want is to die for their "beliefs."
Just pick out the leaders and the instigators when they come for you, "discourage" them and the rest will scatter like the weasels they are.
Submitted by upcountrywater on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 11:22am.
My dad liked to make things fly....
.......no balsa wood needed.
Submitted by Mary Louise Turner on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 3:56pm.
No one should be surprised at this, but according to today's Chicago Tribune, the Democrats figure to gain if Indiana's fossilized senator, Richard Lugar, loses his primary bid. My, we're optimistic, aren't we? But then, the Tribune is, after all, Ears' "official" newspaper and played a big role in his getting elected to the Senate through slimy, if legal, tactics...
Submitted by ricklail on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 5:53pm.
Or any of you other ladies that would like to reply.I need a critque of the hats at the Canetucky Derby. The Brits don't have anything on the ladies at Churchhill Downs. I saw one that looked like a bunch of Christmas ribbons glued together.
If you didn't see it here is a link to some of them
Submitted by motherbelt on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 6:49pm.
rick, the hats are a time-honored tracition, and everyone tries to outdo everyone else.
Like Texas hair, the bigger the better!
But seriously, none of them are as bad as this.
Submitted by mom_rox on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 7:45am.
I would have posted my reply a few minutes sooner, but for some reason I am having to manually enter the web links with html code - the link on the editor is not working for me. once again, gmta ;)
Submitted by mom_rox on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 6:55pm.
Hi Rick, I'm no fashion expert, but I'd wear any of those hats in the nypost link versus the "toilet seat hat" worn by Princess Beatrice at Will and Kate's wedding.
Submitted by upcountrywater on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 6:26pm.
Ok how fast will this story just disappear....
She loves spongebob.... Can't interfere with imports of rubber dog poop.
As if he's coming to America....
Submitted by killa37 on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 6:35pm.
I see that Boy BlahBlah was at Ohio State University today - probably continuing his 'I am the coolest dude ANY of you stupid young minds full of mush will ever meet/ blame the Republicans for your - no, actually MY - student loan increases' tour. And he was continuing to make his case for 'hope' and 'change', and he was pleadin' (Obamaspeak) with the 'folks' to keep believin' in him!!!!
Well, it's provable that a lot of people WERE believin' his schtick the first time around...............but now he's resorted to beggin' them to keep up the illusion and the delusion.
Unfortunatly, he will still have a lot of people buyin' into his 'hype and chains' again................because there are a lot of uninformed, misinformed, willfully non-informed, and stoooooopid people out there.
Submitted by UpNorth on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 7:30pm.
Baracka's appearances by proclaiming that Baracka has begun to run for re-election. Apparently she isn't cognizant of the fact that Baracka began running for re-election on January 21, 2009.
I'm sure thankful that Baracka is out there doing the people's bidness, his official schedule for today shows.............Nothing. His official schedule for Sunday shows..................Nothing. But, for a change on Monday, he has Nothing scheduled. I'm sure he's gonna(Barackaspeak) need a vacation pretty soon, to recover from his exhausting schedule.
Submitted by Radical1979 on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 7:37pm.
and wondering what he does before 10:30 when he gets the daily briefing. He is the laziest president I think we've ever had.
Submitted by motherbelt on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 8:03pm.
So many vacation spots, so little time.....
Submitted by Radical1979 on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 8:08pm.
Submitted by UpNorth on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 8:41pm.
I guess he knows nothing will happen over the weekend, because he and Joe Bite-me aren't even doing the PDB Monday a.m. How lucky we are to have his magnanimousness, Baracka the Wonderful.
Submitted by Cool Arrow on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 7:52pm.
Rare White Buffalo Killed and Skinned
Submitted by GregE on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 9:25pm.
Submitted by motherbelt on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 8:05pm.
Obama 2012: Oops! Guess not!
After 4 years in office, the best he can do is admit he's failed, and ask for more time.
Submitted by GregE on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 9:00pm.
Yes, America is facing you, President Headwind.
Submitted by GregE on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 9:21pm.
Watch this interview with Ted Nugent as he explains the utter tyranny of the Federal and State governments around wildlife and hunting. Unreal.
Submitted by Blonde on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 9:49pm.
My Obama Gaffes & Goofs list got picked up by a blogger today......who copied my blog and pawned it off as his own (no link nor reference to my blog).
I left a comment...."you can use it, but please link my blog at the top"......so he took it down, didn't publish my comment, and now he's rewriting it in his own words. Unfortunatley, I didn't screencap the original, and my history page doesn't go back that far, dammit! But it just chaps me that this person (so-called conservative) would so blatantly rip me off.
Would you kindly go over there and leave a little comment? I'd surely appreciate your support. Many thanks!
~ Blonde Gator (that's my blog name....linked below.....and I added #126 today).
Submitted by Radical1979 on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 9:58pm.
What a scumbag!
My comment is "waiting moderation". Which means it probably won't be posted. At least he'll know he's busted.
Submitted by Blonde on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 9:59pm.
It's my one big claim to internet fame, LOL!
I do check on my traffic and such from time to time....I did see someone linked my list in comments at a site, and another poster said something like "I bookmarked that blog and read it fairly often....you should see the orchids they grow".
See Blonde do the HAPPY DANCE, LOL!
Submitted by cajun2 on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 10:20pm.
My comment is under "moderation" as well. However, since I knew he wouldnt post my comment from Ms Rad's prior efforts, I kinda let him have it tete' a' tete'. I told him that I will link his blog to every website I know and refer to him as RINO David Axelrod. A thief is a thief and nobody does it to the Blonde. grrr
Submitted by matthewdean on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 10:34pm.
"That is Blonde's list, shown without attribution. Not cool."
Submitted by Blonde on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 10:38pm.
I posted my first comment today about noon....."comment in moderation queue".
When I came back from watching the moonrise (beautiful!!!!), the whole blog post had been changed, and of course, my comment was not approved.
So we shall see what happens next.
But I thank you my friends, for your assistance. It's not nice to mess with the Blonde Gator!
Submitted by UpNorth on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 11:05pm.
Any contact info for this douchebag, Blonde? The Facebook link is just to share, it's not a contact page.
Submitted by cajun2 on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 11:36pm.
Notice on his "about" page, he lists at 3 different places that his blog is protected and there is no "copying"..what a jerk
Submitted by UpNorth on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 11:59pm.
and I do use that term loosely, his e-mail address is listed as Menscoalition@gmail.com
I'm thinking, after checking on his domain name, that might be a bogus email addy.
Otherwise, this jerk seems to have thrown a few roadblocks in the way of contacting him, or commenting on his blog.
Submitted by Blonde on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 9:36am.
What a jerk!
Well, I'm going to copy/paste his ugly comments on my blog, as well as his little plagiarism.
Submitted by Radical1979 on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 10:06am.
My comment was extremely polite, so for that reaction he obviously knows he's in pretty deep $hit. Well, you know what they say, this means war!
By the way for a man of God (which he claims to be) he sure is profane, and a liar if he's going to report us to (who, himself?) as spammers for making a comment.
Submitted by motherbelt on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 10:11am.
Well, Rad, he was fare less than polite...in fact he had a little snit-fit:
Classy guy, he is.
Submitted by CobraMan on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 9:29am.
I'm with you too, Blonde. After reading the "admin's" profane comment, the only comment this jerk will allow, I posted the following: "Keep track of this: You're a profane, immature, bitter little man who can't admit that you stole someone else's hard work. Deleting the original list and substituting your own isn't going to help you cover up your blatant plagiarism. You're busted, buddy!"
Submitted by Newsbubba on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 10:12am.
I don't even buy that he is a 'conservative" from some of his comments to people posting in your defense.
Looks more like a "fifth column" for Axelrod.
Submitted by Blonde on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 10:22am.
Well, fight fire with fire, I always say. So, I put up a little blog post of my own. For all of the world to see.
I'd appreciate it if you'd share MY blog post with your friends.
I wonder who he's going to "report" our IP addy's to for spamming his blog? THAT is a good question. Inasmuch as we both use WordPress, I wonder if they'd be interested in his use of my content? Ya think?
You guys are the best, I really appreciate your support and kind comments. My blog isn't much, but it IS my blog. That such a vulgar jerk tried to pass off my work as his own, and then got so ugly about it, is rather creepy, yes?
Submitted by Radical1979 on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 10:29am.
Ah, the irony, in part of his "about me" he states he doesn't believe in giving what's he's earned to other (words to that affect), yet he's willing to plagerize you. Very creepy how ballistic he went!
Submitted by Blonde on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 10:42am.
Maybe I should go leave another comment over there, eh?
I wonder if this clown has a Twitter account, where he can't control the conversation? Hmmmm.
Submitted by Jer on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 11:01am.
certainly has a salty vocabulary.
Did you notice in the "About Me" section the Minister's ironic self-congratulatory claim that everything he has ever done is from breaking his own back and that nobody else thinks for him?
I'm not sure if his misspelling "Gaff" was an intentional if lame effort to distinguish his list from yours, or just further proof of his idiocy. I suspect the latter.
Submitted by Blonde on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 11:10am.
I was SHOCKED by this reaction.
I've had several other bloggers pick up my list, and when I dropped them a note to request attribution, they quickly complied and said "great stuff", or words to that effect.
If you merely google "Obama's Gaffes", my list shows up at #11 (here on the NB forums) and also at #14 for my blog. If you google my tag line, there I am, front and center.
As you say, I suspect the latter, too. Creepy dude.
Submitted by ricklail on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 11:43am.
I think you have a better shot at making 200 by November than DOOK has at winning a national championship in football. OK we all know DOOK is not going to do that. Bad analogy. With Obama being on the campaign trail and being "tired" he is bound to make 74 more. Is that not the excuse his handlers used for about 3/4 of those gaffes?
Submitted by Radical1979 on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 11:46am.
Is that the excuse for Fast & Furious?
Submitted by UpNorth on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 11:12pm.
This Ain't Hell linked to this story, and it's one that is at the same time, sad, but so inspiring.
The young man in the article, Cody Green, beat leukemia three times, before he succumbed to a fungal infection. He was 12 years old.
The Marines decided that Cody belonged in the Few and The Proud. Then one of them went far beyond that. Read up, it's a great story.
Submitted by Jer on Sat, 05/05/2012 - 11:25pm.
to love and be touched by.
Even the normally bilge-filled comments oozing with unhinged hatred were replaced by uniformly respectful and thoughtful sentiments.
Thanks for posting.
Submitted by matthewdean on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 2:04am.
not referring to liberal suckwads.
Good thing you are just a lefty, eh?
Although, I do admire how easily they can get your goat. :o)
Submitted by Newsbubba on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 10:15am.
The Democrat Party and the American left has become the American Socialist Party, whether all the members know it or not, yet.
Sad to see.
Submitted by Jer on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 10:42am.
I skipped right past the ideologically impure socialists and am now a thoroughly committed Marxist.
Submitted by CobraMan on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 10:55am.
I just can't resist it, Jer: All Marxists should be committed, for psychiatric treatment. Heh.
Submitted by Jer on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 11:13am.
heavy duty battery cables and administer electric shock therapy, wouldn't you?
Submitted by cocodrie on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 11:19am.
I'm waiting for the battery charger with the extra amps during starting phase for the extra special effect.
Jesus Loves You so much He died for you
Submitted by Jer on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 11:51am.
'spark' back in my love life.
That could be the ticket.
Submitted by CobraMan on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 12:04pm.
What, the Pos-T-Vac doesn't live up to reputation anymore? Heh.
Submitted by CobraMan on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 11:57am.
I'm more fond of the floresent ballast transformers. Those things pack a wallop, as I found out back in the 70's when I discovered those cool black lights. I saw the most interesting colors the day I decided to see how they worked!
Submitted by Jer on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 12:16pm.
but, c'mon...it's been forty years, man. It's really not necessary to still use euphemisms for your acid trips...excuse me, your 'fluorescent ballast transformations'.
Submitted by CobraMan on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 12:19pm.
Who needs acid when all you have to do is touch the green and yellow terminals at the same time? 15,000 volts has quite an impact, as I found out.
Submitted by Jer on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 12:30pm.
didn't keep one in their dorm rooms for recreational purposes.
Submitted by CobraMan on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 9:45am.
There was one person who wasn't "touched" by it, Jer. That person went as far as accusing WJ of, get this, "politicizing" the story, although there was nothing political about it, and went on to say "This is why your party is in shambles." Humm. I wonder what side to the political divide that person was on?
Submitted by ricklail on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 11:49am.
When a Marine or sailor does something wrong our local TV station sends a news reader to stand in front to main gate at Camp Lejeune or Cherry Point to read a prepared copy. We very seldom hear the good the Marines and sailors do for the community around here. We have to find that out from the local papers.
Submitted by motherbelt on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 10:20am.
Georgetown University has jettisoned even the pretense of being a Catholic university by inviting Kathleen Sebelius, who wrote the anti-Catholic HHS mandate, to speak at Commencement.
There is no other way to interpret this other than as a direct challenge to the authority of th Catholic Bishops and as clear statement as to which side the University is on in this crucial standoff.
H/T The Deacon's Bench.
Submitted by Radical1979 on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 12:10pm.
I'm happy to say that protests can make a difference, but probably not a Georgetown.
My alma mater was going to have a gay activist artist come for a month, but there was enough protesting that it was cancelled.
Students were upset, but I was not about to donate any more money to a Catholic University that would have as a guest teacher someone who mocks our beliefs.
Submitted by Blonde on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 12:31pm.
After all, this is the same Georgetown that removed all religious symbology so The Won could give a speech in their auditorium.
Submitted by mom_rox on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 12:40pm.
I sent the link on the "send news tips to Drudge" section. that's outrageous
Submitted by motherbelt on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 2:35pm.
I had to go back and recheck the link before I put this here, but not only is Georgetown having Sebelius speak, they are hosting a Lavender Graduation!
Georgetown should be called a "formerly Catholic university."
Submitted by Blonde on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 6:25pm.
....on the JerkOff Plagiarist blogger. He continues his antics unabated.
Obviously, a small and ill-educated person, with an even smaller appendage. Had he just linked my work, I'd have been happy. But noooooooo....now it's a blog war.
Submitted by Radical1979 on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 6:30pm.
@feedmybulldog, he's promoting "his" gaffe list. I'd say time to go post over on twitter.
Submitted by Blonde on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 6:35pm.
Let's feed this idiot.
Submitted by Radical1979 on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 6:37pm.
You'd think he was a suburban housewife like me or something instead of a hotshot political blogger.
As Matthew Dean would say, putz.
Submitted by Blonde on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 6:44pm.
Hmmmm. This ought to be interesting.
Here's the feed I'm seeing: https://twitter.com/#!/search/realtime/%40feedmybulldog
Submitted by Radical1979 on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 6:48pm.
If you go to his site, hit about me, then on the right side there's a little bird for his twitter address. Or, https://twitter.com/#!/feedmybulldog
No response yet.
Submitted by Blonde on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 6:52pm.
His Twitter profile says R. Peterson. From North St. Paul, Minnesota.
I still have two ex-BIL's in the Cities, I may have to give them a ring.
Submitted by Cool Arrow on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 7:11pm.
Joe Biden's known for taking credit for the work of others. Maybe he's even the ghost of Molly Ivins.
Submitted by stratman on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 7:25pm.
Publishing people's email/IP addresses may be against the TOC of his provider. Reporting him to his ISP, or whomever is hosting his web site, may result in his termination or at least force him to clean up his caustic comments.
Looking at his Twitter followers I see Karl Rove, of all people, along with a couple of other luminaries. The bizarre behavior towards you and those who commented on his site may be indicative of acute symptoms of a chronic psychiatric condition. Something's amiss here, unless you can fake your followers on Twitter.
Submitted by Blonde on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 7:38pm.
I don't know if you remember, we had a poster here called Karl Rove, when NB was back in the Wild West days.....great poster, too, I miss the guy.
All I know is this dude is a plusperfect idiot. For cryin' out loud, "my" list has been around since July 2011, as I originally started it here on NB in the Forums, then decided to put it on my blog as it was much easier for me to maintain! It's been re-posted around the intertubes many, many times.
I don't get the hostility either. As you say, this dude is a headcase for Doc Sam. Particularly if you read his "comment" vis-a-vis his profile. One or the other is way, waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay off.
Submitted by Boudin on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 7:45pm.
Because Conservatives dont steal
Submitted by balboa on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 7:55pm.
Did you type that with a straight face?
Submitted by Boudin on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 8:04pm.
And what he stole.
Submitted by balboa on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 10:26pm.
No, no, I'd much rather let your ridiculous, ludicrous, laughable statement stand unchallenged.
Submitted by Blonde on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 10:31pm.
Submitted by balboa on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 6:33am.
"Conservatives don't steal" isnt mock-worthy? It's absurd and about as blindly partisan as you can get.
Submitted by Boudin on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 7:20am.
Think of any,eh.
BTW I am as blindly partisan as I can get. I have no use for the thieving, lying, despicable leftist, other then to make fun of em.,
Submitted by balboa on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 10:53am.
So it's your contention that no conservative has ever stolen something? That's the statement you're going to stand by.
Submitted by cocodrie on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 11:14am.
Thank you bal for post number 128 from your blank little mind.
Submitted by Boudin on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 11:17am.
He cant be a Conservative. Because Conservatives dont steal.
I mean you cant think of any, so why do you doubt it?
Hey, you think I can find any libs who steal? I mean some honest to goodness bonafide libs who are embraced by the elitist libs.
Submitted by balboa on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 11:44am.
Human beings aren't mean. Can you think of any who have been? If so, they're not a real human being.
Submitted by upcountrywater on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 1:24pm.
What! They turn into, Elk tenderloins?
Eat the meanies..
Submitted by Boudin on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 1:27pm.
I can give examples of Humans being mean, unless of course, you think this was the humane thing to do?
Submitted by balboa on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 1:52pm.
You can? Examples of humans being mean? Shocking.
Submitted by Boudin on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 2:11pm.
"Uncle" would be more appropriate
Submitted by Trix Rabbit on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 1:47pm.
That's right balboa. Humans aren't mean. They're all victims.
Your statement doesn't even pass the D.U.H. test.
But can you think - and that may be a lot to ask - think of any in, let's say the past decade, who HAVEN"T been?
For the MSM: In your pomp and all your glory, you're a poorer man than me. As you lick the boots of death born out of fear.
Ian Anderson "Wind up"
Submitted by Boudin on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 6:26am.
As ridiculous and ludicrous as it is, you cant think of any.
Submitted by UpNorth on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 11:46am.
ridiculous, ludicrous and laughable around here, Blaboa(h/t Blonde). Now, why don't you go re-read the transcripts from the Chesimard and Wesley Cook trials, and tell us again, why they're innocent.
Submitted by stratman on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 8:42pm.
I doubt you or anyone from NewsBusters commented in such a vile fashion as this blogger did on his web page, but even if that were true, why in the world would he want to represent himself so disturbingly? Not the type of behavior one uses if trying to be taken seriously.
It appears the guy may have violated WordPress.com's Terms Of Service agreement (TOS - not TOC as I mistakenly typed), specifically parts 1, 2, 8, and/or 9. He may have violated the TOS of his ISP as well. I don't know what ISP he is paying for internet access but he appears to use SoftLayer.com to host his web site. The Acceptable Use Policy for using a SoftLayer network "cloud" can be read here.
Submitted by Radical1979 on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 8:48pm.
I contacted WordPress, he's not with them. I was directed to Netfirms.. Since it was my email and ISP was published I contacted them, haven't heard back yet.
Submitted by stratman on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 9:11pm.
Try contacting SoftLayer too.
I used a simple WhoIs lookup to find out about SoftLayer.com. Google "WhoIs" and then put in "northsaintpaulnews.com" (without quotes). You can also do a Trace Route to see how many and what stops/servers along the way to his web site from you. I was hoping to get his ISP but only found his cloud server. Others with advanced knowledge may be able to figure it out. (Mr. Shy?)
Submitted by upcountrywater on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 1:16pm.
Ahh, them were the days... That was the reason I signed on here, gulp almost 6 years ago. So many drafts went poof, before one could post, hahaha.
Just ain't right NB to be swallowed up by the BORG...
Submitted by Radical1979 on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 8:10pm.
Thank you! I'm getting on notifying the provider now. I thought it was wordpress, but was notified it was Netfirms. If anyone could take a screencap of that lovely diatribe with the ISP's and emails I would appreciate it.
Submitted by stratman on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 8:53pm.
You are welcome. I thought it was WordPress also.
You can save a copy of the web page using Firefox by going to the page to be saved, click on File, Save Page As, choose a place to save the file and a name you want for the file, click the drop down box for "save as type" and choose Web Page, HTML only. A similar process is used with Internet Explorer and probably other web browsers. The important point is to save as HTML only instead of Complete. Saving as HTML will result in one file of the entire page while saving as complete may require multiple files to do the same thing.
I have saved a copy of his web page. Let me know if you are successful or would like a copy of my save.
Submitted by Radical1979 on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 9:12pm.
Excellent, I'm having no luck. I'll let you know if I need it. Twerp still has it up, tomorrow I'll add a phone call to my email.
Submitted by RESTLESS 1 on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 9:19pm.
If you ever need it, PM me and we'll get it done.
Submitted by Wrathful Brunette on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 8:57pm.
Submitted by killa37 on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 6:54pm.
Wow, Blonde, this l'il pencil-dick sounds like he's a real piece of work - or piece of something!!! Sounds like you've got the posse on him - the guy will be sorry that he messed with the NB Babes!!!! HEY - my girls soccer team used to be called that!!! My construction company is called Nicely-Built (since that's my name - DUH!!), so my teams were always called the Nicely-Built Babes!!! Of course, that name irritated some people, but my girls wore it proudly!!!
Submitted by Blonde on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 6:58pm.
I'll wear it proudly, too!
Submitted by killa37 on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 10:54pm.
HA!!! My Nicely-Built workshirts are in higher demand than I can afford to keep up with, since I only give them away!! Since I've gotten this new project started, I'm allready under pressure from a lot of subs and materialmen for shirts - so I'm going to have to get a few dozen made up - and they ALL will disappear!!! I guess I could take a photo of them and send it to you - you have to be open-minded and have a good sense of humor to accept them - but like I said, about 99% of the people I know like them - including my client's wife, which is a plus!!!
I've made womens shirts too - and they disappeared quickly!!
But for my Babes - well, we had to wear the league sponsered uniforms, but I always bought my girls matching 'bumble-bee' soccer socks, and matching scrunchies for their hair.............and, boy, would that get me in trouble with the league!!! But my girls were the best looking team on the island, and also played good soccer - AND had a lot of fun!!!
The league had a REAL battle-axe lib know-it-all comminssioner for a couple years there - and she always tried to make things hard on me. But, since I was the head referee of the whole island (and a damn good one too, if I may say so myself!!), and also coaching a team.................I proposed to her to 'fire' me, if she didn't like what I was doing - which was having a lot of fun and giving the youth a good time - in an era of their life where things could go astray.................well, she was a iron-fisted monster (I think her and Nurse Ratchett would've made a good couple!!!) who 'ruled' by fear and intimidation, but she wasn't stupid enough to take me up on my offer!! And guess what - she was voted out shortly thereafter, and I was still around, having fun!!!
Submitted by UpNorth on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 7:20pm.
of the storm he's unleashed. I just want to watch the NB ladies rip him to shreds, then flush the shreds.
Submitted by cajun2 on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 7:36pm.
But someone could speak for cajun since I dont TWITTER!!!! grrr
Blonde is talented and creative. We all know how long and how hard she has worked on this list. Not only that, many of her friends here at NB contributed and still do because she has a loyal following. This guy has crossed the line.
Submitted by Blonde on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 7:40pm.
I appreciate everyone's support, here.
I was just totally taken aback by how this thing has spun out. But it may get interesting, particularly if the new momma decides to chime in on his twitter feed. Too bad he can't censor THAT, LOL.
Submitted by Rukus on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 2:04am.
Yesterday, the 6th, was my birthday. Other than having to work it was a pretty good day. Then I come home from work and find out some creepy, rice-peckered clown has ripped off J's Gaffe list as his own. I sure hope this jerk get's what's coming to him. Gonna be sweet to watch him go down.
You go J! shut this prick down! With extreme prejudice even! Chomp!!
Submitted by killa37 on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 3:27am.
Hey Ruk!!! Happy BIRFDAY!!!!!
Submitted by Scuba Dude on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 7:38am.
Happy Birthday Ruk!!!!!!
Here is to 6 more!
Submitted by Rukus on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 1:58pm.
I made it another year so that's a plus. This part is always fun:
Birthdays shared with me:
Submitted by Boudin on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 2:56pm.
Seger and Mays, I'd take that
Submitted by UpNorth on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 8:11pm.
And, I won't. But I do want to watch this guy get taken down.
Submitted by cajun2 on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 9:07pm.
Add this to your tag line.....
Submitted by Blonde on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 11:08pm.
Here's my idea of "Can't Touch Dis". Sometimes I see it in my back yard. Not bad, huh?
Submitted by GregE on Sun, 05/06/2012 - 9:56pm.
Sounds like Obama. They're going to get along great, to the detriment of France and us.
Submitted by UpNorth on Mon, 05/07/2012 - 11:09am.
And, for the author, who stated, "though one thing Mr Hollande will not repeat is the disastrous tax-and-spend policies introduced by France's last Socialist President, François Mitterrand, in 1981", I have one thing to say. Wanna bet? He's a socialist, like his American Idol, and he can't really help himself.
France is, or will be shortly, the new Greece.
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