by Jazmine Hughes Here at the White House, we're dedicated to making President Obama's administration the most open and accessible in history. That's why, for the second year in a row, we thought it'd be a gouda idea to brie-unite aShow More Summary
“I’m not happy frankly with the way he’s chosen to re-enter presidential politics and I think his friends need to be honest with him about that. He’s a great man, he’d be a great president but there’s not a lot [...] The post Quote of the Day appeared first on Political Wire.
It's disgusting that people still use this kind of language! Much to Kim Jong-Un's chagrin, The Interview was released on Christmas day, bringing people the gift of free speech! [ Related: President Obama Is SUPER Happy About Sony's Decision To Release The Interview! ] But the North Korean leader was predictably not happy, and had his National Defense [...]
Whether you are Democrat, Republican or other, the fact that FDR repealed Prohibition on this day in 1933 makes him one of the greatest presidents of all time in my book. As I'm sure the first...
Today is a very special day, made even more special by current events. Just yesterday, Secretary of State John Kerry announced a seven-month extension of negotiations with Iran over their nuclear program, while under pressure from Congress to ramp up sanctions on the Iranian regime. The White House, meanwhile, is asking Congress to have patience [...]
Today's not just Election Day in America -- it's also former First Lady Laura Bush's birthday. Bush -- wife of the nation's 43rd president, George W. Bush -- turns 68 today. In honor of the former first lady's birthday, here are some classic photos of her with her family: George W. Show More Summary
Barry Korengold, president of the San Francisco Cab Drivers Association, has been driving for hire around the Bay Area for 35 years. These days, he's none too happy. Over the past year or so, revenues have plunged 50 percent, Korengold and other local drivers say. Show More Summary
The White House states the obvious, that if red state Democrats lose, it’ll be mostly their own fault: A day after President Obama tied Democratic candidates to his policies, the White House said those people would ultimately be responsible for their own Election Day triumphs or disappointments. “The success of many of these Democratic […]
I'd like to send my own birthday wishes to President Putin of Russia who turned 62 the other day. So many happy returns, Vladimir! If I could send Vlad a card I'd include a picture of this incredible lookalike dog which bears an uncanny resemblance to the Russian President, especially around the eyes, don't you think?
Happy Tuesday. Four weeks to election day. It's close. In yesterday's #NMgov debate, GOP incumbent Gov. Martinez answered questions in Spanish while her Democratic challenger spoke English with a Spanish-language interpreter. President Clinton is trying to rally Democrats since President...
On this day in 1924, James Earl Carter was born in Plains, Georgia, making today the 90th birthday of our nation’s 39th president (1977-81) and Georgia’s 76th governor (1971-75). Foreign policy accomplishments included returning the Panama Canal to Panama, the Camp David Peace Accords between Egypt and Israel, and the SALT II treaty with the [...]
How fitting that these no. 1 reads are on day number 1. I missed Trane’s birthday last Wednesday so here is “My Favorite Things” from the Olatunji Concert. On a more relevant birthday note: happy 90th to Georgia’s best President, Jimmy Carter. I hope I can be as active and on top of things as he is […] The post Morning Reads for October 1, 2014 appeared first on Peach Pundit.
Eric Worrall writes: The Australian Abbott government has, in the last few days, endured significant pressure from President Obama, and other committed greens, to join their efforts to chase the carbon dragon. I’m happy to report that, so far, Abbott seems to be sticking to his commitment to avoid enacting costly climate policies, such as…
by Dish Staff Is the American labor movement “friendless”? Roger Martin reflects on its unpopularity in partisan politics: A key marker occurred in 1992 when President Bill Clinton signed into law a tax change that allowed only the first $1 million in CEO compensation to be deducted for corporate income tax purposes. It was supposed […]
From 2009 to 2013, every year of Barack Obama's presidency, the networks have observed his birthday, often wishing him a special day. The year 2014 was no different. A graphic for CBS This Morning on Monday touted, "Happy Birthday, Mr. Show More Summary
Some day, when we finally elect President Camacho, this will be our national anthem. In the meantime, bust out some beers and rock out. Happy Independence Day to all you folks, from this guy wh...
04 July 2014 From: The Chapter III Officers To all the members of Chapter III we wish you a great, safe happy Fourth of July. We forward a message from SFA National President Jack Tobin: Gentlemen, since I was reconvicted, I will continue...Show More Summary
A panel on CNN’s “New Day” expressed their shock that President Barack Obama’s announcement that he will act unilaterally on immigration has received criticism. Anchor Kate Bolduan stated that Speaker John Boehner’s negative reaction...Show More Summary
Maybe you have some issue with your own father, but chances are he didn't stand aside as you were accused of murder, presided over your sham trial, and then sentence you to death. Here's a brief reminder that by comparison to GoT, your dad hopefully isn't all bad. Read more...