The GOP’s Debt Ceiling War Not About Debt But About Obama

The Huffington Post‘s Earl Ofari Hutchinson may have hit the proverbial nail on its head… Huffington Post The GOP’s war over America’s debt ceiling is not about America’s debt, it’s about President Obama. The debt ceiling debate can’t be separated from the GOP’s never-ending hunt for any issue that can taint, embarrass, and ultimately weaken the… More The GOP’s Debt Ceiling War Not About Debt But About Obama

Congressman Deutch Spins the GOP Wheel of Misfortune

TPMDC Rep. Ted Deutch (D-FL) took to the House floor on Friday to explain how a debt ceiling default would affect the country using the power of arts and crafts. The Democratic lawmaker busted out a construction paper “GOP Wheel Of Misfortune” to explain how a failure to raise the debt ceiling would cut off… More Congressman Deutch Spins the GOP Wheel of Misfortune

Fox News Host Eric Bolling’s Emotional Defense Of 9/11 Omission: ‘Thank You, Liberals, For Reminding Me How Petty You Can Be’ (VIDEO)

Since Glenn Beck left, this guy is the biggest clown on Fox News… Huffington Post    Fox News’ Eric Bolling delivered an angry, emotional response to the attention he received for mistakenly saying there had been no domestic terror attacks during President Bush’s term. Since the statement–which Bolling made on Wednesday’s episode of “The Five”–omitted 9/11, Bolling… More Fox News Host Eric Bolling’s Emotional Defense Of 9/11 Omission: ‘Thank You, Liberals, For Reminding Me How Petty You Can Be’ (VIDEO)

Report: Bin Laden’s Hit List Included Obama, Petraeus, And A Major U.S. Sporting Event

Mediaite ABC News Martha Raddatz is quoting unnamed U.S. officials who are claiming that Osama bin Laden had the desire to celebrate the tenth anniversary of 9/11 with another attack on the United States, and had a “hit list” which includedBarack Obama, General David Petraeus and included plans for crashing a small airplane into a major U.S. sporting event causing mass casualties. Writing… More Report: Bin Laden’s Hit List Included Obama, Petraeus, And A Major U.S. Sporting Event

Low Registration Sinks Tea Party Convention

Sign of the times ahead for the Tea Party? Roll Call Politics Organizers of the Freedom Jamboree announced Wednesday that they have canceled the tea party convention planned for this fall, citing low registration. They had hoped the event would serve as a stage for Republican presidential candidates to court the conservative movement, and two… More Low Registration Sinks Tea Party Convention

FBI to investigate News Corporation over 9/11 hacking allegations

Guardian.co.uk Bureau to investigate claims News of the World journalists sought to hack into phones of victims of 9/11, reports say       The FBI has opened an investigation into allegations that News of the World journalists tried to hack into the phones of victims of the 9/11 attacks in New York. The launch of the… More FBI to investigate News Corporation over 9/11 hacking allegations

Head of Murdoch’s British operations quits

It was only a matter of time that Rebekah Wade Brooks would either be fired or allowed to resign with “dignity”… L A Times Rebekah Brooks, the head of Rupert Murdoch‘s British operations, resigned Friday after days of intensifying pressure on her because of the growing phone-hacking scandal. One of the most influential women in Britain until the scandal… More Head of Murdoch’s British operations quits

Debt talks shine light on prickly relationship between Obama, Cantor

The term “prickly” is putting it mildly.  Eric Cantor is the unpolished, egotistical school kid in the room trying to make a name for himself. It appears his lack of understanding of the President’s determination to get the debt ceiling raised is faulty. Cantor assumed that because Obama has capitulated to so many of the… More Debt talks shine light on prickly relationship between Obama, Cantor