Tech at Night: NAB calls TV station owners ‘first responders’
How out of touch and self-entitled are terrestrial broadcasters in America? You know, the group that holds effectively the broadcast equivalent of taxi medallions, and for that they get to rake in the benefits? Gordon Smith, former Senator and now National Association of Broadcasters head, compared his industry’s members with first responders. Yeah because being your local network affiliate, and running shock/troll news at 11, | Read More »
Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng: actually, Hillary Clinton ultimately didn’t help me at all.
Chen Guangcheng doesn’t care for the way that Hillary Clinton is taking credit for his rescue from the PRC.
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If you tell your opponent you’re bluffing, he’ll probably believe you.
We’re now coming to the close of the dustup over legislation funding the Department of Homeland Security. As you probably know, the Democrats and President Obama objected to additional language added to the bill which would work to undo all of that pesky amnesty Obama had worked so hard to executive order into existence. Throughout the ordeal, the term “shutdown” has been used extensively. “We’re | Read More »
Follow the Money: BICEP
Last week, Citigroup announced an initiative to finance $100 billion in renewable energy investments to fight climate change and fund other environmental protection projects. This announcement comes after the bank reached a previous $50 billion goal to invest in green projects set in 2007. Citigroup’s CFO Michael Corbat claimed that the undertaking was a simple investment, not philanthropy. However, the strategy for this initiative was | Read More »
The Beer Fight: Georgia’s Casey Cagle Sides With Crony Capitalists
Georgia is one of five states that prohibits craft beer brewers from selling their product to people touring the breweries. It seems like a no brainer and a win-win for everybody. A tourist tours a brewery, likes what they sample, takes home some beer, then goes to his local grocery store to buy more. But that is illegal in Georgia. State Senator Hunter Hill seeks | Read More »
More ISIS Barbarism: Burning Books and Abducting More Christians
We know well by now that ISIS’s bloodlust would not stop with the martyrdom of 21 Coptic Christians along the shores of the Mediterranean Sea in Libya. Now, it has been reported that ISIS has abducted at least 150 more Assyrian Christians from northeastern Syria. You might have seen it reported as only 90 of them earlier, but that number has since been revised. For | Read More »
On the Value of Shooting Cowards
A lot of people think the term “decimation” just means to utterly destroy or wreck something. It actually is a military term derived from a form of punishment in which one in every ten members of a given unit that was guilty of some crime (usually cowardice or treason) was killed. The very existence of such a word indicates the reality that, while cowardice is | Read More »
Hillary, Barack and Hypocrisy
He Must Not Be Criticized!You are Ruled By Those you are not allowed to criticize” – Voltaire We all know that it is racist to question a President’s Patriotism and sexist to keep and store binders full of underpaid womyns. It’s just that those standards seem to apply to some people, but not to others. Here we see a tear-jerking, heart-tearing | Read More »
Eunuch Mitch McConnell Squeals Like a Pig
I told you guys the Senate GOP would screw us over on DHS funding, but even I had no idea Mitch McConnell would capitulate so easily. I assumed he’d do a major song and dance first, but instead he just went all Ned Beatty in Deliverance the moment Barack Obama looked at him funny. Good grief. Even CNN’s website declared that the Democrats were the | Read More »
The Obama VA: First They Screw Your Healthcare, Then They Steal Your Valor
What Obama’s son would look like if he loved America. President Barack Obama chose a man right after his own heart to reform the VA. He chose a man so much after his own heart that the first thing we hear about him is in the form of disingenuous autobiography. Well now VA Secretary Robert McDonald will now get to return | Read More »
Barack Obama’s exquisitely timid Keystone Pipeline veto.
Barack Obama was literally too afraid to show his face after vetoing Keystone.
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Thanks to Obama, Iran will be getting the Bomb
Earlier this month, the Washington Free Beacon reported on comments in Iranian media that the United States was desperate to get a deal done on the country’s nuclear ambitions. ” “Americans are begging us for a deal on the negotiation table,” are the exact words used by Mohammad Reza Naghdi of Iran’s Basij, a paramilitary group under the authority of the country’s Revolutionary Guard. Iran’s | Read More »
FCC Democrat Mignon Clyburn asks for Net Neutrality delay
As FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai has pointed out, the FCC’s been remarkably deficient in transparency as it’s rushed to implement the President’s extreme plan to regulate the Internet according to 1930s-era phone regulations. It’s now coming out that the 300 page plan is so extreme that even Mignon Clyburn, long time pro-title II FCC Commissioner is asking for a delay in order to make less | Read More »