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Archive for July 12th, 2012

Drudge Report Says Condoleezza Rice Frontrunner as Mitt Romney’s Running Mate

Drudge Report Says Condoleezza Rice Frontrunner as Mitt Romney’s Running Mate

The Drudge Report is saying Condoleezza Rice has emerged as the front runner for Mitt Romney’s running mate. Matt Drudge has been wrong before, so let’s see how this plays out. Um, this is called changing the news coverage about Mitt Romney. This leak was meant to take the heat […]

by Janet Shan· · Breaking News
D.C. Officer Being Investigated After Allegedly Threatening to Kill First Lady Michelle Obama

D.C. Officer Being Investigated After Allegedly Threatening to Kill First Lady Michelle Obama

SHOCK:  A Washington D.C. police officer who worked as a motorcycle escort for White House officials was moved to administrative duties Wednesday after he was allegedly heard saying he would kill First Lady Michelle Obama and what kind of gun he would use. The officer was a part of the Metropolitan […]

by Janet Shan· · Latest News, Michelle Obama
Did President Obama Snub the NAACP by Sending Pre-Taped Video Ahead of Joe Biden’s Speech?

Did President Obama Snub the NAACP by Sending Pre-Taped Video Ahead of Joe Biden’s Speech?

When will we hear from the Obama campaign as to why he didn’t bother to attending the  103rd NAACP convention in Houston, instead sending his sidekick, Joe Biden, instead? It doesn’t seem that his schedule was all that booked up and considering that he’s the president, his wishes are usually […]

by Janet Shan· · Elections, President Obama
Nike Drops Joe Paterno’s Name from Child Care Building After Investigators Report Shows Cover-Up

Nike Drops Joe Paterno’s Name from Child Care Building After Investigators Report Shows Cover-Up

Nike just dissed Joe Paterno big time or Joe Paterno dissed Nike. In any case, the company is cutting its last remaining ties with the former Penn State football coach by removing his name from the child care building on the corporation’s campus. Nike’s move comes hours after independent investigators revealed Paterno helped […]

Romney Campaign Disputes Boston Globe Bain Departure Date Claims

Mitt Romney departure date at Bain Capital is in question and he’s pushing back against a report in the Boston Globe saying he left in 1999 and not 2002 as SEC filings seem to indicate. Who do you believe? A flip-flopper or the SEC documents? CNN:  “Roberta Karmel, a former […]

by Janet Shan· · Mitt Romney
Maria Cole, Natalie Cole’s Mother and Widow of Nat King Cole, Dead at Age 89

Maria Cole, Natalie Cole’s Mother and Widow of Nat King Cole, Dead at Age 89

Natalie Cole’s mother, Maria Cole, who is the widow of singer Nat King Cole, died of cancer at age 89, her family said Thursday. Mrs. Cole died at a hospice in Boca Raton, Fla., Tuesday. Maria Cole, an accomplished jazz singer, was married to Nat King Cole for 17 years before his […]

by Janet Shan· · Black Entertainment News
Mitt Romney Invested Millions in Chinese Company That Benefited from US Outsourcing

Mitt Romney Invested Millions in Chinese Company That Benefited from US Outsourcing

MITT ROMNEY LIAR, LIAR PANTS ON FIRE! Mitt Romney, who claims President Obama is lying about his outsourcing record,  seems to have forgotten one itsy-bitsy detail, he invested millions according to Mother Jones, in a Chinese company that profited nicely from U.S. outsourcing: Mother Jones exclusive:  “On April 17, 1998, […]

by Janet Shan· · Elections
Starbucks Coffee Shop to Open Inside Robinson Funeral Home in Easley SC

Starbucks Coffee Shop to Open Inside Robinson Funeral Home in Easley SC

WTF: The Robinson Funeral Home in Easley, SC, will have something extra when you go for a viewing — Starbucks coffee. WTF? The last thing I would want while going to view a body lying in a casket is a cup of coffee from the Starbucks “Coffee Corner.” The owner, […]

by Janet Shan· · WTF
Mitt Romney on NAACP Booing: “If They Want More Free Stuff From Government Vote for Obama”

Mitt Romney on NAACP Booing: “If They Want More Free Stuff From Government Vote for Obama”

Oh no he didn’t — Mitt Romney reportedly said “if they (Obamacare supporters) want more stuff from government tell them to go vote for the other guy – more free stuff. But don’t forget nothing is really free.” Fox News’ Greta Van Susteren posted an excerpt of the report (below) with a broader context on […]

by Janet Shan· · Elections, Race in America
Obama Campaign Releases New Video About Mitt Romney’s Secret Stash

Obama Campaign Releases New Video About Mitt Romney’s Secret Stash

The Obama campaign released a new video, slamming Mitt Romney on his secret stash in a Swiss bank account. Believe me, I am not so thrilled with Obama, but I am less thrilled with Mitt Romney. Boooo! A new Gallup poll found that Mitt Romney’s wealth cost him with one […]

by Janet Shan· · Mitt Romney