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Howard Kurtz comments on the vapid Journolist’s postings

By idaflo | July 24th, 2010 | No Comments » 

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Getting the message on Journolist’s controversial postings

By Howard Kurtz
Washington Post Staff Writer
Friday, July 23, 2010

To conservatives, it is a pulling back of the curtain to expose the media’s mendacity.

To liberals, it is a selective sliming based on e-mails that were supposed to remain private. Read More »

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Palin’s new neighbor is out classed, out-numbered, out gunned…it IS Alaska.

By idaflo | May 28th, 2010 | No Comments » 

Stories likPalin and Goldberge this cause me to wonder if those on the left have any warm blood at all running through their veins.  What mother, from the Left OR the Right doesn’t understand how violated you would feel, should an avowed enemy moved in right next door,  JUST to observe and try to find something nasty about you and everyone who means most to you, i.e.,  your MINOR children, your beloved husband and anybody else who is a guest at your home.  When you are Sarah Palin, they hate you,  just because you are you, thus you exist below a level of respect.

It is a testament to the irrelevancy of modern feminism when they stay silent about such behavior against a very successful woman who happens to be conservative. Unbelievable. This is right up there with Read More »

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President Obama’s Terrible, Awful, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.

By idaflo | May 25th, 2010 | No Comments » 

Posted by Tabitha Hale

Tuesday, May 25th at 2:08PM EDT

There’s no doubt it’s been a rough day (well, week) over at the White House. Let’s recap.

The oil spill in the Gulf has rightly been coined “Obama’s Katrina.” They haven’t done anything, trying to walk the line of making BP pay for their mistakes without actually doing anything yourself. From Jason Meath at BigGovernment.com:  (continue reading here)

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Obama Turns His Back On the Press (For fear of embarrassment?)

By idaflo | May 19th, 2010 | No Comments » 

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At a ceremony to sign a bill promoting press freedom around the world on Monday, President Obama refused to take questions from the reporters in attendance. “I’m not doing a press conference today,” he told Chip Reid of CBS News, “but we’ll be seeing you guys during the course of the week.”

So when the president hosted a “news conference” in the Rose Garden with the visiting Mexican president on Wednesday,….(continue reading here)

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