WATCH: Donald Trump Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize Because Why Not

Photo Credit: Andrew Cline/Shutterstock ALTERNET Trump received a bit of good news after what has been a terribly disappointing week thus far. After finishing dismal second place in the Iowa caucus despite his putative frontrunner status, Trumpwas nominated Tuesday for a Nobel Peace Prize along with the likes of Pope Francis, Colombian peace negotiators and Edward… More WATCH: Donald Trump Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize Because Why Not

10 things you need to know today: October 10, 2014

The Week Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi win the Nobel Peace Prize, the Supreme Court blocks Wisconsin’s voter ID law, and more 1. Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi win the Nobel Peace Prize Children’s rights activists Malala Yousafzai of Pakistan and Kailash Satyarthi of India jointly won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday. Yousafzai, 17,… More 10 things you need to know today: October 10, 2014

West Wing Week: 11/22/12 or “Hello Burma!”

The White House Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that’s happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. This week, the President made an historic trip to Thailand, Burma, and Cambodia, attended the East Asia Summit, and pardoned the National Thanksgiving Turkey at the White House with the First Family. Friday, November 16th: The… More West Wing Week: 11/22/12 or “Hello Burma!”

West Wing Week: 09/21/12 or “The Dignity and Freedom That Every Person Deserves”

  The White House This week, the President, Vice President and Secretary of State attended the Transfer of Remains Ceremony for the four Americans killed in Libya, while the White House welcomed Olympians and Paralympians, WNBA champions the Minnesota Lynx, new foreign Ambassadors, and the Children’s Miracle Network. That’s September 14th to September 20th or… More West Wing Week: 09/21/12 or “The Dignity and Freedom That Every Person Deserves”

Rumsfeld blasts Obama’s world image

This, from a man who can’t go overseas for fear of being arrested for crimes against humanity?  Politico Former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld disputes the notion that President Barack Obama has made America more popular around the globe than it was under his former boss, President George W. Bush. Asked on CNN’s “State of the Union”… More Rumsfeld blasts Obama’s world image

Nobel Prize For Obama – Speech Reflects On His “Wartime President” Status

President Barack Obama accepted his Nobel Prize early this morning, our time, in Norway. The President acknowledged that in comparison to pasts recipients of the Peace Prize, his accomplishments were far less impressive.    Critics  felt the President should have refused the award since he has escalated the conflict in Afghanistan, which indicate to some that his… More Nobel Prize For Obama – Speech Reflects On His “Wartime President” Status

Wingnuts’ Heads Explode Over Obama Nobel Peace Prize

Well, since my orginal post this morning, I’ve gone to other sites to see the wingnut reactions.  I don’t go directly to wingnut sites, per se…I simply look at what liberal blogs are reporting, in reference to the Nobel Committee’s decision.  They are not happy.  The question has to be raised:  Why do these people… More Wingnuts’ Heads Explode Over Obama Nobel Peace Prize