BANGKOK, Thailand - Taking a break from deficit negotiations for a whirlwind tour of southeast Asia, President Obama joked this afternoon as he toured a sacred Buddhist temple that he could use some prayer to help reach a budget deal.
“We’re working on this budget, we’re going to need a lot of prayer for that,” the president told a monk at the Wat Pho Royal Monastery.
The president later explained the quip [...]
Mike Hayhurst of Barstow, California, joked about Michelle Obama being a National Geographic model at 17th annual Creston Classic Rodeo
Organisers: ‘We probably won’t be using his services in the future’
A rodeo clown has landed in hot water after making a racist quip about first lady Michelle Obama over a PA system.
Mike Hayhurst of Barstow, California, joked at the 17th annual Creston Classic Rodeo about Michelle Obama being a National Geographic model, according to [...]
CNN News just did a spotlight on the drought in USA … Showed dying corn in Indiana then shows newscaster standing in a dry cracked earth and then goes on to reveal this WAS the Mississippi River!
Holy F! Cant find exact vid of what was broadcast but hve transcript and a fellow poster contributed this CNN report .. Note this is NOT what i saw in CNN last night [...]
An elderly Tea Party leader has been forced to step down after telling a racist joke during a rally.
Inge Marler surprised party members with a quip about black welfare recipients that she said she found online.
She was apparently using the inappropriate joke as an ice-breaker prior to her speech on June 9 and had given no warning that she would be telling it.
‘I had no idea,’ Richard Caster, founder of [...]
Ethan A. Huff
May 12, 2012
(NaturalNews) The blending of government, private industry, and academia into a single, mega-fascist entity is moving forward at an alarmingly rapid pace in the U.S. today, with the federal government now announcing its intentions to subsidize the drug-creation efforts of Big Pharma on the taxpayer dime. A recent Reuters report explains that roughly $20 million a year may soon be extorted from hardworking Americans and given to [...]
No one is arguing that raising children isn’t work. Democratic strategist and CAP Action board member Hilary Rosen is a single mother of twins who had to go through the expensive and challenging process of adoption with her then partner Elizabeth Birch. Now, she’s trying to stick up for other mothers who don’t have the luxury of millionaire husbands to help fund their child-rearing duties, and the backlash is getting ugly. Catholic League president Bill [...]
WITH his ratings at record lows, scandal-hit Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi today quipped his party should change its name to “Go Pussy!” in the latest gaffe likely to incense swathes of voters.
“We will change the name of the People of Freedom because people no longer carry it in their hearts,” the 75-year-old told lawmakers from his ruling coalition in parliament, Italian news media [...]