Articles Tagged with Barack Obama

The Rev. Obama On Easter As A Secular Sport

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The Rev. President Barack Obama made the dais a pulpit during his weekly address on Saturday and sounded an awful lot like the most secular preacher you’ve ever heard. After reminding everyone how Sunday, April 20, holds significance for millions of Americans (leaving out how the date 4/20 holds significance for many millions more), marking… Read more »

David Ortiz: ‘Selfie With President Was Definitely Not A Set-Up!’

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David Ortiz, the 38-year-old Red Sox slugger, created another one of his signature feel-good moments on Tuesday when he snapped “selfie” with President Barack Obama during a White House ceremony to honor the Boston club for their 2013 World Series victory. But no sooner had the beloved figure known as Big Papi tweeted the image,… Read more »

Donald Rumsfeld Compares Barack Obama To ‘Trained Ape’

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Donald Rumsfeld, the Bush Administration defense secretary and architect of the disastrous $2 trillion Iraq War which killed almost 4,500 American soldiers and wounded about 28,000 more, lashed out at President Barack Obama’s handling of U.S. foreign policy with regard to Afghanistan in a Fox News appearance Monday, comparing Obama’s performance to that of “a… Read more »

NSA To End Collection Of American Phone Calls Under New Obama Plan

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The NSA will stop collecting information about every phone call you make, if new legislation about to be set in motion by President Barack Obama is passed by the U.S. Congress. In January, Obama announced that he planned to stop the massive National Security Agency program that keeps records of hundreds of millions of phone… Read more »

Jimmy Carter Believes NSA Is Spying On His Emails

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Former President Jimmy Carter believes the National Security Agency, abbreviated to the NSA, is spying on his email. According to the Huffington Post, Jimmy Carter favors old-fashioned snail mail when communicating with foreign officials. This was explained during an interview with NBC’s Andrea Mitchell during Meet the Press. Jimmy Carter said this on the show:… Read more »

Matt Drudge Issues Weird Obamacare Tweet, Claims To Pay ‘Liberty Tax’

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Matt Drudge, one of the internet’s first news “aggregators” who has become a leading spokesperson for conservative causes, is against the Affordable Care And Patient Protection Act, better known as Obamacare. That is not surprising. Most conservatives oppose the plan to make health care more accessible. But Drudge took his opposition to an odd new… Read more »

Kevin Reddy: No-Tip Policy Works For Restuarant

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It is considered very rude to not tip a server at a restaurant. However, according to the CEO of Noodles & Co., Kevin Reddy, it isn’t a problem because of a “no-tip policy”. According to News Max, the restaurant, Noodles & Co., mostly pays workers above minimum wage. Since pay is generally higher than the… Read more »

Mitt Romney Slams Obama’s Leadership

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Looks like Mitt Romney has a lot of disappointments about the presidency. Romney expressed this by slamming President Obama, and former Secretary of State, Hillary Rodham Clinton, for “failed leadership”. According to Christian Science Monitor, former Republican candidate Mitt Romney said in an op-ed in The Wall Street Journal, how Obama and Hillary Clinton have… Read more »

Russian Officials Take To Twitter To Mock ‘Comrade Obama’ Sanctions

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Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin took to Twitter to mock President Barack Obama and the sanctions he levied against the former USSR yesterday. Rogozin called the president, “Comrade Obama” and basically stated the sanctions designed to be repercussions for ongoing actions in Crimea, will have no negative impact at all. Shortly after President Obama announced… Read more »

Barack Obama Should Be As Homophobic As Vladimir Putin, Says Evangelist

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Barack Obama should hate gays as much as Vladimir Putin, according to American evangelist Franklin Graham in a message he sent his flock through his ministry’s official publication, Decision Magazine. Franklin Graham, son of popular evangelist Billy Graham, said that US president Obama is not doing enough to protect the children of his country from… Read more »

Fred Phelps, Founder Of Westboro Baptist Church Reported “Near Death”

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Fred Phelps, the founder of the controversial Westboro Baptist Church, is reported to be on his deathbed. Phelps, who was excommunicated from the Church in 2013, was admitted to Midland Hospice in Topeka Kansas. His estranged son, Nathan, confirmed Phelps condition in a Facebook Post, and added: I’m not sure how I feel about this…. Read more »

Obama Signing Overtime Executive Order For Salaried Workers

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President Barack Obama is reportedly set to sign an executive ordering overtime pay for millions of American workers employed on a salary. A senior Obama administration official confirmed the Thursday overtime expansion signing ceremony with Fox News earlier this morning. The president is once again using the power of his pen to alter existing law… Read more »

Obamacare Billboard: Louisiana Tries To Censor Ad Ripping Bobby Jindal

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An Obamacare billboard in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, zings Republican governor Bobby Jindal for his refusal to expand the state’s Medicaid program as allowed under the Obamacare program, and now the state is desperate to get the sign taken down. Under the 2010 Affordable Care And Patient Protection Act, better known by the colloquial term “Obamacare,”… Read more »

Sarah Palin Rewrites Dr. Seuss [Video]

Sarah Palin wrote her own version of Green Eggs and Ham.

Sarah Palin — well-known in her own right for writing some interesting things — took on the role of Dr. Seuss at the March 8 CPAC meeting in an effort to skewer Washington politics and President Barack Obama’s health care law. During the meeting, Palin touched on everything from the role of women in the… Read more »

Minimum Wage Going Up — With Or Without Congress

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The minimum wage is going up and states aren’t waiting for a federal mandate to make it happen. After President Barack Obama urged local politicians to not wait on congress to see that workers in their areas be paid more, mayors, governors, and others have responded to the call by changing policies and passing legislation… Read more »

Obama Misspells ‘Respect’ During Aretha Franklin Tribute [Video]

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President Barack Obama misspelled the word “respect” during a White House tribute to Aretha Franklin. The occasion for the presidential spelling gaffe was the “Women of Soul” event on Thursday evening. Respect was, of course, a big hit for Aretha Franklin, and became her signature song. Said the president, “When Aretha first told us what… Read more »

Russia Halts Ammo Shipments To US, Financial Watchdog Website Claims

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Russian ammo will no longer be shipped to the United States, if a report issued by Silver Doctors is accurate. The website is an economic watchdog focusing on fluctuations in the precious metals markets. American ammunition manufacturers have been working around the clock seven days a week to handle the demand created after the Sandy… Read more »

Minimum Wage Hike To Save Taxpayers $4.6 Billion Per Year, New Study Says

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A minimum wage hike to $10.10 per hour would save taxpayers $4.6 billion per year and reduce the dependence of American families on food stamps, according to a new study released Wednesday. The minimum wage is currently $7.25 per hour Last week Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal emerged from a meeting with President Barack Obama declaring… Read more »

Sarah Palin – Obama’s ‘Mom Jeans’ Don’t Match Up to Putin

Sarah Palin - Did she predict that Obama would fail when dealing with Russia?

Sarah Palin will never be confused with a Barack Obama supporter. The one-time Republican, Vice Presidential contender has pounced on the current situation in the Ukraine as an opportunity to criticize President Obama. Palin is of the belief that Obama’s weak image has emboldened world leaders to do as they please, such as Russia’s Vladimir… Read more »

GMO Labeling Bills Nearing Deadline In Massachusetts

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GMO labeling bills in Massachusetts must get pushed through committee very quickly if they have any hope of being considered in front of the full legislative body. Five bills pushing for mandatory food labels which promote a consumer’s right to know what they are putting in their mouths, were proposed in Massachusetts. If the bills… Read more »