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Mubarak Can Kill the Internet, So Why Can’t Obama?

January 31, 2011

Talk about a complete lack of political tact!  Last year Joe Lieberman introduced legislation (co-sponsored by the very special Senator Susan Collins from Maine) which would give the President “broad emergency powers” to disable the Internet in case of a “national emergency”.  You know, just like the powers Dictator President Mubarak has been exercising in [...]

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Paul Ryan’s “Renege” Merely MSM Goading

January 5, 2011

As the first few hours of the new Republican House sink in, the New York Times has already taken the opportunity to pounce on Paul Ryan, the new budget committee chair, on scaling back the promised $100 billion cuts laid out in the “Pledge to America”. Ryan told the MSM today that there’s no planned [...]

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Early Christmas Gift from Congress

December 24, 2010

In a show of charity, good will and holiday spirit, the nightmarish 111th Congress, acting against the expressed will of the voters during the lame duck session in a way I’ve never witnessed in my lifetime, finally went home.  Meaning:  Nancy Pelosi is effectively no longer Speaker of the House!  Woo hoo!

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