Friday, August 26, 2016

The watchdog group, Judicial Watch, reports that  the nearly 15,000 page of Hillary Clinton's deleted emails recovered by the FBI included some related to the 2012 Benghazi terrorist attack which claimed the lives of four Americans. To quote the former secretary of state: "What difference does it make?"

Look who's taking sides with Donald Trump against a vicious attack by his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton: MSNBC host Chris Matthews. The liberal TV commentator took issue with Clinton's hard-hitting web ad which drew connections between Trump and several prominent racists. He questioned whether it was fair to "tie Trump to a murderous outfit" like the Ku Klux Klan.

Members of Congress who take delight in hauling corporate executives to Capitol Hill for hearings on their companies transgressions. But No such action is occurring in the case of Heather Bresch, the head of Mylan, the firm that has hiked the price of the EpiPen, a popular single-dose system for people with severe allergies, from $100 to $600. Could it be because she's the daughter of Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W. Va.?

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Scary statistic: President Obama has ordered the release of nearly 700 inmates from the Guantanamo Bay facility, and  more than 200 have returned to the fight, according to the Director of National Intelligence. ISIS needs no better recruiter.

Is Hillary Clinton putting on weight, or is she wearing a bullet-proof vest? With rumors circulating about her health, recent photos have aroused speculation about her wardrobe. One critic said one pose made her look like she was wearing a dog groomer's smock.

It was a slow news day in August. Not unusual. Is there any other reason two TV networks - ABC and CNN - would offer live-streams of Mike Pence getting a haircut? The Republican vice presidential candidate stopped for a trim at a barber shop in Norristown, Pa. It made a good feature story when the barber asked the name of his customer.

Monday, August 22, 2016

Donald Trump is trying to persuade African Americans to become Republican voters. Many of Trump's supporters wish he would shore up his Republican base before seeking to steal votes away from Hillary Clinton.

President Obama got in one more round of golf, then got ready to return to Washington from his two-week vacation at Martha's Vineyard. He plans to visit flood-ravaged portions of Louisiana on Tuesday. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump got the jump on Obama by touring the state's deluged capital on Friday.

There's nobody like Donald Trump.  Or at least it must seem that way to Hillary Clinton. She can't find anyone to stand in for her Republican opponent as she prepares for the upcoming presidential debates.

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

President Obama just gave Islamic Jihadist terrorist four experienced "new" recruits with his latest release of 15 detainees from Guantanamo Bay. Among them was a former bodyguard for Osama Bin-Laden and three others who were trained at al Qaeda camps in Afghanistan. All 15 are seasoned terrorists.

Al Gore has put himself back in the news again by blaming the heavy rains and flooding in Texas and Louisiana on global warming. Ironically two new studies repeat earlier findings that there is little scientific evidence to support Gore's claim.

It's getting harder to tell who's in charge at Donald Trump's campaign. He has borrowed Stephen Bannon from Breitbart News and given him the title of CEO. He has named another longtime associate, Republican pollster Kellyanne Conway, campaign manager. Paul Manafort remains as campaign chairman.

Monday, August 15, 2016

"This is the biggest load of bull I've ever heard." - Former president Bill Clinton, claiming his wife Hillary is telling the truth about her classified emails. He said government classification issues are "too complicated to explain to people." Sorry, that won't cut it, Slick Willie.

Donald Trump's presidential campaign has received a boost from an unexpected source. Hassan Nasrallah, leader of the terrorist organization Hezbollah, speaking at an event in Lebanon, said he agreed with Trump's assertion that President Obama was the "founder" of ISIS.

Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton also has some unusual friends. The Clinton campaign announced a voter registration effort led by illegal immigrants.

Friday, August 12, 2016

Bet you didn't know "melting pot" is a racist term. That's what a University of Florida art professor, Pamela Brekka, says. She contends it "signals a Euro-White Colonial standard, point blank, period." Students who disagree risk getting poor grades.

Hillary Clinton's questionable activities as secretary of state continue to haunt her campaign. The Daily Caller reports the FBI and several U.S. Attorneys offices are investigating potential corruption charges against the Clinton Foundation. Her husband, former president Bill Clinton, is a co-founder of the foundation, which has collected up to $2 billion from U.S. and foreign sources.

Guess what? First Lady Michelle Obama's "healthy" school lunch program is making children fat. That's the finding of a study funded by the Department of Agriculture. She should have listened to the kids, who refused to eat the unappetizing meals.

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Donald Trump suggested that Second Amendment supporters could block Hillary Clinton from appointing liberals to the Supreme Court and Clinton implied he was promoting violence against her. Hillary herself was accused of inciting Barack Obama's assassination in the 2008 primary.
Bernie Sanders became a celebrity in his quest to bring his socialist views to the White House and he now has  matched his status with the purchase of a $600,000 summer home on the shore of Lake Champlain. He and his wife Jane also own two other homes -- in Burlington, Vt., and Washington, D.C.
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Officials of the Department of Veterans Affairs blame their lack of proper care for patients on too little money. At the same time they wasted $310,000 by buying 300 TV sets that were never used and remain in storage. The VA inspector general found their warranties have expired and there are no plans to use them.