THREE HEADLINES THAT SHOULD GIVE YOU PAUSE:
Russian Missile Sales to Iran Cross White House ‘Red Line’
North Korea Transfers Missile Goods to Iran During Nuclear Talks
U.S. Cuts Nuclear Warhead Levels
More proof that Romney was right.
ARE YOU READY FOR HILLARY?: Hillary Clinton Defies Subpoena, ‘Wiped Her Server Clean’
Former secretary of state Hillary Clinton failed to provide any new documents to the congressional panel investigating the Benghazi terrorist attacks, instead notifying the committee that she has “wipe[d] her server clean,” the lead investigator announced.
BIG BROTHER IS WATCHING: The Federal Government Is Now in the Web Traffic Game “The Obama administration announced Thursday that it has a new analytic tool for measuring how many people visit government websites, a move that has the potential to let the government obsess over its web traffic just like the thousands of companies […]
MONICA REDUX: SHE WHO LAUGHS LAST, LAUGHS BEST RELATED: Imagine walking a mile in someone else’s headline: Monica Lewinsky speaks at TED2015 “Her talk was called “The Price of Shame,” and it was a call to end cyberbullying.” – NY TIMES The surprising middle-aged Monica Lewinsky
FIREWALL WITH BILL WHITTLE: THE CRIMINAL ARROGANCE OF HILLARY CLINTON
REASON TV’S NANNY OF THE MONTH: Montana’s Yoga Pants Ban is a Joke (or is it?) Nanny of the Month (Feb ‘15) They’re busting backyard archery in Minnesota, and massage shops in California, but you’ll find the Nanny of the Month in the Big Sky state where one lawmaker got his undies in a bunch over […]
R.I.P.: Star Trek’s Spock, Leonard Nimoy passes away at 83.
He lived long and prospered.
MEANWHILE…IN CHICAGO: The disappeared: Chicago police detain Americans at abuse-laden ‘black site’
Alleged police practices at Homan Square, according to those familiar with the facility who spoke out to the Guardian after its investigation into Chicago police abuse, include:
Keeping arrestees out of official booking databases.
Beating by police, resulting in head wounds.
Shackling for prolonged periods.
Denying attorneys access to the “secure” facility.
Holding people without legal counsel for between 12 and 24 hours, including people as young as 15.
Hat Tip to Instapundit
PROJECT VERITAS: Eric Garner & Trayvon Martin Family, Michael Brown Lawyer Say Al Sharpton Exploited Their Tragedies
BIDEN ON THE LOOSE: In Iowa, Joe Biden Gives A Shout Out To “An Old Butt Buddy” (Video)
TRANSPARENCY: Video – Sharyl Attkisson’s full statement at Lynch hearing
#BENGHAZI UPDATE: State Dept Benghazi Witness Gets Grilled About His Criticism Of Conservatives
There is a video clip of the exchange between Roskam and Rubin at the end of the article.
During a hearing of the Benghazi Select Committee, Illinois GOP Rep. Peter Roskam repeatedly questioned Joel M. Rubin, the deputy assistant secretary for House affairs, about past op-eds he authored suggesting that Republicans were only investigating the attacks for partisan reasons.
“You don’t think that this a frivolous, partisan investigation, do you?” Roskam asked Rubin Tuesday.
H7N9: First North American case of H7N9 bird flu found in Canada ALSO: Why the WHO is calling H7N9 one of the ‘most lethal’ flu viruses so far The three factors that make an avian flu “dangerous” for humans are 1. Transmissibility from bird to human; 2. Contagiousness from human to human and; 3. Severity of disease […]
WHAT COULD POSSIBLY GO WRONG?: IRS Has Active Contract For MILLIONS With Company HHS FIRED Over Botched Healthcare.gov
#SOTU 2015: Obama calls for civility, then immediately taunts Republicans over his two presidential wins
Doing a touchdown dance after being tackled for a safety. #SOTU
— David Burge (@iowahawkblog) January 21, 2015
SOTU 2015 SHORTER: Obama took credit for everything the country did despite his policies. Americans agree: Pew: Americans Say Obama is a “Good Man” Who is “Incompetent.”
SOTU Text (another copy here)
SOTU Powerpoint ..err “enhanced address”
IRS SCANDAL UPDATE: New Documents: Lerner Objected to IRS Deputy Director Visit to Cincinnati Office During Congressional Inquiries into Tea Party Targeting
“These IRS documents also include what appears to be further evidence that, contrary to Lerner’s earlier claims, the IRS targeting operation was conducted from the agency’s Washington headquarters.”
JIHAD IN AMERICA: Pelosi names Muslim lawmaker who wants to model US schools after madrassas to House intel committee MORE: André Carson, Indiana Congressman, Says U.S. Public Schools Should Be Modeled After Islamic Schools (VIDEO) “At the 6:19 mark of the video from the May 26 presentation, Carson tells the crowd what he believes American schools […]
R.I.P.: Former NY Governor Mario Cuomo Dies At 82
FORE!: Obama winds down 2014 on golf course Of course he did. “I will not rest until every American can find a job.”
REASON: Cop’s Obama Rant Embarrasses Officials, Spurs 2014 Nanny of the Year Win “Our nation’s control freaks got even freakier in 2014–from jetpacks to parking apps, eco-ATMs and powdered alcohol, they were determined to kill anything cutting edge. They targeted everything from dogs in parks to births at home, and they’ll sic cops on you […]
R.I.P.: Singer Joe Cocker dies aged 70 after cancer battle
SELECTIVE HYPOCRISY: Obama in 2012 on censorship vs Obama 2014 on censorship (videos) 2012: 2014: RELATED: White House Threatened YouTube over Bogus Benghazi video AND: Obama says #Sony wimped out. http://t.co/cXDSSuvFZu I seem to remember his own gutsy call… pic.twitter.com/ciZ2kbNjC8 — LL1885 – A.P. Dillon (@LadyLiberty1885) December 22, 2014
R.I.P.: Fox News ‘veteran correspondent’ Dominic Di-Natale dead at 43
#IRS SCANDAL UPDATE: Obama Justice Department Was Involved In IRS Targeting, Lerner Emails Reveal “It has to be embarrassing to the DOJ, which may not be the most impartial one to be investigating the IRS. In fact, the DOJ withheld over 800 pages of Lerner documents citing “taxpayer privacy” and “deliberative privilege.” Yet these internal […]