‘Stomp Jesus’ Professor Gets His Contract Renewed
In the “World Gone Mad Department” of Florida Atlantic University, Professor Deandre Poole’s annual contract to teach communications has been renewed. Professor Poole, whom you may remember found himself at the center of what became a national controversy after he instructed his class to write the name JESUS on a piece of paper and step on it. One student complained, the story caught fire and | Read More »
Hillary Watch 2016: An Obama Minefield Awaits Hillary On The 2014 Campaign Trail
Our last edition of Hillary Watch 2016 posed the question: Will Hillary be forced to run for Bill’s third term rather than Obama’s third term? The answer to that question assumes the following: Obama’s overall job approval rating will continue downward. As of this writing, the Real Clear Politics (RCP) poll average has Obama’s job performance at 45.8% approve and 49.3% disapprove. However the RCP average of his handling of the economy is | Read More »
Why It Looks Like Donald Trump Is Really Running For President in 2016
Donald Trump speaking at the Road to Majority conference June 14, 2013 All signs point to “The Donald” making a run for the White House in 2016 and in a nutshell this is his message, “Republicans need to pick the right person for the next cycle.” So expect his bumper sticker to read something like, “Trump is right,” and let’s examine | Read More »
New Photo Caption Contest: Because CIA Experience is Highly Overrated, You’re Hired!
(Rex Features, via AP) While the Department of State, Justice, IRS and the NSA are all embroiled in scandal, and the Obama administration is imploding before our eyes, now is the perfect time for President Obama to select a new deputy CIA director with no experience at the CIA and no intelligence gathering experience at all. Avril Haines, a lawyer in the White House | Read More »
Hillary Watch 2016: Will She Be Forced To Run For Bill’s Third Term Rather Than Obama’s Third Term?
Since our last edition of Hillary Watch 2016 posted in early May, a political tsunami has occurred in our nation’s capital. And to prove just how much that tsunami has altered the political landscape, remember it was only the Benghazi whistle blower hearings that were front and center at that time. Now consider how many scandals, revelations, and leaks have befallen the Obama administration since then, with no break in | Read More »
Is It Time For The Media To Group The Scandals Together and Call Them ‘Obamagate?’
Re-posted from PJ Media At this moment, no daily news cycle is complete without one hearing or reading the word “Watergate” in connection with the four Obama Administration scandals currently swirling around in various stages of unraveling. For example, look no further than here at PJM yesterday with a piece by Ed Driscoll entitled, Obama and the IRS: Worse Than Watergate. That title perfectly illustrates the | Read More »
2008 Campaign Flashback: Obama is the ‘Biggest Celebrity In The World, But Is He Ready To Lead?’
Do you remember this controversial John McCain presidential campaign television spot targeted against then-Senator Barack Obama in the middle of the heated 2008 election? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ER5tYbFBTHg Here’s the script: Announcer: He’s the biggest celebrity in the world. But, is he ready to lead? With gas prices soaring, Barack Obama says no to offshore drilling. And, says he’ll raise taxes on electricity. Higher taxes, more foreign oil, | Read More »
Obamacare and the IRS: Together Forever – What’s Not To Like? What Could Possibly Go Wrong?
A chilling fact, and one in which EVERY American needs to be fully aware, is the IRS will have a major role in the implementation of Obamacare, officially known as Affordable Care Act. (ACA) Now, in light of the current IRS scandal, the thought of the IRS legally wedded to the ACA should give every American serious heart burn. Here is how The Blaze reported this issue | Read More »
Photo Caption Contest: Tear-anny at the White House Press Conference?
Image by JIM BOURG / Reuters On Monday May 6th the following question was posted on The Blaze, linked to Buzzfeed’s report from Reuters: Did Obama Cry While Answering Benghazi Questions During Press Conference? Buzzfeed reported Reuters’ description of the same photo taken by its photographer, Jim Bourg, referencing the moisture on the president’s cheek as a “tear” that came while he answered press questions about Benghazi. “A | Read More »
A Historic News Week In Washington From An Eye Witness Perspective — Past, Present and Future
Last week my husband and I were back in our hometown of Washington D.C. where we both had business and events to attend. Normally I do not write about my personal travel adventures but this trip had a rather unique “historical time capsule” element that makes it worth recounting. My husband, a retired State Department Foreign Service officer is now an executive with an international | Read More »