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Archive for September 19th, 2012

NM Gov. Susana Martinez Critical of Mitt Romney’s 47 Percent Remark, Says “Poor Count As Anybody Else”

Another Republican has distanced herself from the Romney campaign — New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez rejected Mitt Romney’s remarks that Republicans this fall can’t woo “47 percent” of voters because they’re too dependent on government services. She joins Sen. Scott Brown, Sen. Dean Heller, congressional candidates Mark Meadows and Linda McMahon as […]

by Janet Shan· · Elections, Race in America

Ann Romney on Mitt Romney’s 47 Percent Insult: “Mitt Doesn’t Disdain the Poor”

I don’t usually attack the spouses of presidential candidates, but I found Ann Romney’s response to her husband 47 percent insult, equally insulting — “Mitt doesn’t disdain the poor.” WTF? His comment wasn’t only directed at the poor, it was directed at military veterans, the handicapped, senior citizens, students and […]

by Janet Shan· · Elections

While Romney Campaign Implodes, Obama Hits Magic 50 Percent in Wisconsin, Virginia

While the Romney campaign continues to implode, Quinnipiac University is out with a new poll showing President Obama has hit the 50 percent mark in Wisconsin, vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan’s home state. –COLORADO:  Obama 48 – Romney 47, compared to Romney 50 – 45 August 8 –VIRGINIA:  Obama 50 […]

by Janet Shan· · Elections, Polls

Pat Buchanan, Brother of Romney Adviser Bay Buchanan, Calls Obama “Drug Dealer of Welfare”

Pat Buchanan, brother of Romney adviser Bay Buchanan, is spewing racist venom again, calling President Obama a “drug dealer of welfare.’ No decent network wants Pat Buchanan, so of course, Fox News, which picks up the bottom-feeders was only too happy to oblige. He appeared on Greta Van Susteren’s show […]

by Janet Shan· · Elections, Race in America

French Magazine Charlie Hebdo Publishes Naked Pictures Mocking Prophet Muhammad

More unrest coming from Muslims as a French satirical magazine, Charlie Hebdo, publishes naked pictures mocking the Prophet Muhammad. The move set off a firestorm among Muslims and drew condemnation from the government of François Hollande. The illustrations, some of which depicted Muhammad naked, hit newsstands across the country on Wednesday […]

by Janet Shan· · Middle East