Monthly Archives: September 2013

Saturday-to-Sunday Overnight Music Thread

Do yo thang.

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The Best and Brightest of the Low Information Voters

Daily Caller: Students at the University of Southern California believe President Obama still deserves his Nobel Peace Prize, despite his stated preference for war with Syria. How did they defend this view? They couldn’t. In a video interview with Katherine … Continue reading

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Friday Nite Music Open Thread

What music are you listening to?

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Splitting Hares – Hold In Place vs. Stand Down

Breitbart: Adm. Mullen Admits Special Ops Told to ‘Hold in Place’ During Benghazi On Thursday, while denying that a “stand-down order” was given to Special Forces members ready to help Americans who were under siege at the U.S. consulate in … Continue reading

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Talk Like A Pirate Day Open Thread

Arrrr, mateys! Surrender the booty!

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#Benghazi Oversight Cmte Hearing Open Thread

Watch on C-Span3 or at the  Oversight link http://oversight.house.gov/hearing/reviews-of-the-benghazi-attacks-and-unanswered-questions/

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Beer-Thirty Open Thread

I was on my feet for six hours straight. A crippled guy guilted me into cutting in front of me and then giving him a ride home. I need refreshment!

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Ted Cruz is doing something very unusual

The Daily Caller (h/t Legal Insurrection): David Brooks warns of ‘the rise of Ted Cruz-ism,’ takeover of Republican Party On PBS’s “NewsHour” on Friday night, New York Times columnist David Brooks warned that Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz and similar … Continue reading

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What part of “Insane Clown Posse” did she not understand?

TMZ: The Insane Clown Posse has been sued by their former publicist/attorney who claims her office was a hot bed of sexual abuse — which included dildos, vaginal devices and firearms. The person behind the suit is Andrea Pellegrini — … Continue reading

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Smart Power?

Washington Examiner: Obama waives ban on arming terrorists to allow aid to Syrian opposition President Obama waived a provision of federal law designed to prevent the supply of arms to terrorist groups to clear the way for the U.S. to … Continue reading

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Who Says That Beauty Queens Are Stoopid?

That was Miss California, Crystal Lee. She makes more sense than Obama. This is an open thread.

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Monday Night Open Forum

The engagement is off. Anything else happening today ? 😉

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Detroit Broke City

Turns out it wasn’t the bankers after all. It wasn’t the auto makers either. Or the Republicans. Detroit Free Press: How Detroit went broke: The answers may surprise you – and don’t blame Coleman Young Detroit is broke, but it … Continue reading

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Why Does It Hurt When I Pee?

Here you go, a fresh open thread. PS: This post makes absolutely no sense so don’t try to figure it out.

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Sunday Morning Music Open Thread

Sir Elton Hercules John CBE (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight on 25 March 1947) is an English rock singer-songwriter, composer, pianist and occasional actor. He has worked with lyricist Bernie Taupin as his songwriter partner since 1967; they have collaborated on … Continue reading

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Open Thread: Absolutely A’Maze’ing

Originally posted on Stealth Magnolia:
How beautiful is flyover country ? This ….. More information at the Exeter, Missoui Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch Here’s a little story on how it’s done, high tech GPS is part of the secret:…

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All Your Secrets Are Belong To Us

I knew I wasn’t just being paranoid: FBI Admits It Controlled Tor Servers Behind Mass Malware Attack It wasn’t ever seriously in doubt, but the FBI yesterday acknowledged that it secretly took control of Freedom Hosting last July, days before … Continue reading

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While You Were Distracted By Syria . . .

Washington Examiner: Companies lay off thousands, then demand immigration reform for new labor On Tuesday, the chief human resources officers of more than 100 large corporations sent a letter to House Speaker John Boehner and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi urging … Continue reading

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She’s Not Your Typical Beauty Queen

ABC: Miss Kansas Theresa Vail: Tattooed Soldier, Opera Singer Breaks Miss America Stereotypes The saccharine-sweet image of Miss America contestants could be shattered if this year’s Miss Kansas, a tattoo-clad, gun-toting hunter and National Guard member, manages to crush the … Continue reading

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War is Hell and Dead is Dead

Mediaite: Amanpour Explodes at CNN Syria Panel: Stop Spewing ‘False Moral Equivalence!’ CNN Chief International Correspondent Christiane Amanpour flipped out on the AC360 Later Syria panel Thursday night, calling out the “false moral equivalence” of anti-interventionists. She clashed with blogger … Continue reading

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