Newly disclosed emails link White House directly to NEA politicalization scandal | Washington Examiner

10/30/09 12:02 PM EDT
Newly disclosed emails link White House directly to NEA politicalization scandal
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Former actor and present White House associate director of public engagement Kalpen Modi was directly involved in planning the controversial conference call hosted by a National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) flack to encourage tax-supported artists to create propaganda [...]

Paranormal legislative activity: Pelosi Health Care bill – HYSTERICAL VIDEO – Washington Examiner

Some friends of ours thought there was something odd about a bill. We gave them a camera for a few nights and this is what they saw.

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Paranormal legislative activity captured on video in nation’s capital
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10/30/09 2:54 PM EDT
Sure, it’s Halloween [...]

MSNBC: Rush Limbaugh is “a Racist, Pill-Poppin’ Radio Guy”

When MSNBC gave Ed Schultz a nightly segment entitled “Psycho Talk,” it was apparently in obedience to the truth in advertising laws. On Thursday night, the low-rated host of “The Ed Show” used that segment — which is supposed to highlight over-the-top rhetoric from conservatives — to call Rush Limbaugh “a racist, pill-poppin’ radio guy.”
Schultz [...]

Smarmy Sanchez Part 5: Desperate for Reasons to Attack SC Republicans

Editor’s Note: Click Here for More of Paul Cooper’s Smarmy Sanchez series.
You’ve got to love the crack research of Rick Sanchez. Most news websites have a feature where you can put in key words, so that when those terms come up in a story you get an email.  CNN’s Sanchez must have that feature for [...]

House members under ethics scrutiny – AP Wire

October 30, 2009
House members under ethics scrutiny
By The Associated Press (AP) – 36 minutes ago
The following House members have come under scrutiny from the House ethics committee for a wide range of issues. In some cases, there was only was a preliminary review, but in others a full investigation by a subcommittee with subpoena powers. [...]

Open Thread

Generation South Park, Generation Y Conservatism

NewsReal’s Chris Yogerst is currently blogging about this season’s politically-oriented episodes of Comedy Central’s satirical cartoon South Park. Chris’s focus: the show’s relationship with “Generation Y Conservatism,” an emerging ideological orientation among those born between 1980 and 1995 who are just beginning to emerge onto the political scene.
What is Generation Y Conservatism? There’s no clear [...]

Jamie Glazov Takes on Sean Penn at World Net Daily

Jamie Glazov has another must-read article over at World Net Daily:

Sean Penn is in Castro’s Cuba on another one of his political pilgrimages. This time he’s seeking an interview with his hero, the communist despot Fidel Castro.
Penn scored interviews last year with two of his other secular gods: Cuban president and executioner Raúl Castro [...]

University of North Texas Eliminates Free Speech Zones

The University of North Texas (UNT) has revised its “Free Speech and Public Assembly Policy,” which previously provided for only six “free speech areas” on campus where students could “engage in constitutionally protected speech and expression at the University of North Texas.”

Charles Rangel


For the entire Charles Rangel profile, click here. Selected highlights from the Charles Rangel profile: Born in Harlem, New York in June 1930, Charles Rangel is a Democratic congressman who represents the 15th Congressional District of New York, located in upper Manhattan. He has served in the House of Representatives since 1971. Rangel, who is black, […]