Daily Archives: November 14, 2011

Breaking – Police raid Zuccotti Park

Police in Riot Gear Raid Zuccotti Park, Order Protesters to Vacate Hundreds of police officers, some in riot gear, descended on Zuccotti Park after midnight Tuesday in a surprise sweep of the Occupy Wall Street headquarters. It comes just two … Continue reading

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About that Occupy Iowa Caucus Plan

Alert reader Helen gram cracker posted a link to this CNN article in comments earlier today: Occupy Wall Street activists plan to amass in Iowa one week before the Iowa caucuses – up to the day they’re held on Jan. … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 Elections, Occupy Wall Street, OWS | 32 Comments

Seriously

On CNN’s Reliable Sources Sunday, Howard Kurtz spoke to Daily Beast contributor Lauren Ashburn. She wrote a story last week about Herman Cain’s accusers. She also described her own history of being sexually harassed, with incidents ranging from rude to … Continue reading

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Two years too late

Occupy Protesters Interrupt Chamber Of Commerce Health Care Event Protesters disrupted a U.S. Chamber of Commerce event on health care today, interrupting speaker Scott Serota, the CEO of Blue Cross & Blue Shield. Chanting “we are the 99 percent,” the … Continue reading

Posted in Affordable Care Act, Barack Obama, Health care reform, Obamacare, Occupy Wall Street, OWS, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 8 Comments

Awwwwwwww!

He’s a wide receiver for the Buffalo Bills. She’s a Dallas Cowboys cheerleader. Yesterday his team played hers. David Nelson chose love when celebrating his touchdown in Buffalo’s game in Dallas. After catching a TD in the second quarter, he … Continue reading

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Occupy Occupy

Occupy Seattle Disrupts Pro-Occupy Wall Street Forum, Drives Away Supporters No sooner had the panel finished opening remarks last night than a woman scampered up onto stage and yelled, “Mic check!” It was an orchestrated effort by several dozen activists … Continue reading

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Chelsea Clinton goes to work for NBC

Chelsea Clinton to Report for NBC NBC is to announce on Monday morning that it has hired Chelsea Clinton to become a full-time special correspondent for NBC News. The appointment is immediate. Ms. Clinton will show up at the news … Continue reading

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Breaking: Occupy Eviction – Here we go again

Riot-clad deputies clear out Occupy Oakland encampment Riot-clad Alameda County Sheriff’s deputies began removing tents from the Occupy Oakland encampment early Monday, executing eviction notices that had been given to protesters over the weekend. While the deputies descended onto the … Continue reading

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Throw Them All Out

Via c4p, Newsweek/Daily Beast is featuring Peter Schweizer’s expose of rampant Congressional Insider Trading and Crony Capitalism. All perfectly legal (for them, they make the rules, after all) and all highly unethical. In the Spring of 2010, a bespectacled, middle-aged … Continue reading

Posted in Crony Capitalism | Tagged | 21 Comments