Archive for October 16th, 2012

SMH: Rep. Eleanor Norton Tweets Mitt Romney Shot Whole Wad During First Debate

Rep. Eleanor Norton probably regrets her tweet about Mitt Romney’s debate performance — “he shot his whole wad during the first debate.” Um, really? Bad choice of words. Mitt shot his whole wad in the first debate. — Eleanor H. Norton (@EleanorNorton) October 17, 2012

by · October 16, 2012 · Elections
Mitt Romney Has Gerald Ford Moment During Over Obama’s Comments Morning After Benghazi Consulate Attack

Mitt Romney Has Gerald Ford Moment During Over Obama’s Comments Morning After Benghazi Consulate Attack

BARACK OBAMA IS BACK…… President Obama won the second presidential debate at Hofstra University decisively and the performance was strong. Mitt Romney has Gerald Ford moment when he said the morning after the attacks on the U.S. consulate on Libya he didn’t call it a terror attack but went off […]

by · October 16, 2012 · Elections

SCOTUS Declines to Block Early Voting in Ohio in Blow to Jon Husted Voter Suppression Drive

BREAKING NEWS:  The US Supreme Court refuses to block early voting in Ohio, delivering a major victory to the Obama campaign and the voters of Ohio. This is a slap in the face of Secretary of State Jon Husted and his quest to engage in voter suppression. Here’s the court’s […]

by · October 16, 2012 · Breaking News
Waverly High School NY Teens Go Blackface to Portray Chris Brown Beating Rihanna

Waverly High School NY Teens Go Blackface to Portray Chris Brown Beating Rihanna

SHAMEFUL: At a recent pep rally for the Waverly High School NY football team, a group of students performed a skit in “blackface” depicting Chris Brown beating Rihanna. The CNN citizen journalist Matt Dishler iReport states that the writer of the skit, noted that it was approved by school administrators, […]

by · October 16, 2012 · Race in America
World’s Richest Man Was 14th Century Malian Empire Ruler Mansa Musa I (Adjusted for Inflation)

World’s Richest Man Was 14th Century Malian Empire Ruler Mansa Musa I (Adjusted for Inflation)

The richest man of all time was reportedly an African ruler, Mansa Musa I. His personals worth is estimated to be $400 billion at the time of his death in 1331, adjusted for inflation. Mansa Musa I ruled the Malian Empire, which today encompasses Ghana, Timbuktu and Mali. His country’s […]

by · October 16, 2012 · African News

Sen. John McCain: Hillary Clinton Accepting “Responsibility” for Consulate Attack “Laudable Gesture”

Here’s a press release from the Republicans on Secretary of State Hillary Clinton accepting “responsibility” for the Benghazi attack. It is quite clear, from the tone of the press release that they have no intention whatsoever of going after Hillary Clinton. In fact, the senators lay the blame squarely at […]

by · October 16, 2012 · Elections, Middle East, US embassy protests
Hillary Clinton Didn’t Get Obama Off the Hook By Taking “Responsibility” for Benghazi Terrorist Attack

Hillary Clinton Didn’t Get Obama Off the Hook By Taking “Responsibility” for Benghazi Terrorist Attack

Some people feel Hillary Clinton may have gotten President Obama off the hook with taking “responsibility” for the US consulate attack in Benghazi, Libya, that left four Americans dead — Chris Stevens, Sean Smith, Tyrone Woods and Glen Doherty. I still think this mess goes further up the chain and […]

by · October 16, 2012 · Elections, Middle East
Trouble for Democrats as Left-Leaning Daily Kos Poll Shows Mitt Romney With Four Point Lead Nationally

Trouble for Democrats as Left-Leaning Daily Kos Poll Shows Mitt Romney With Four Point Lead Nationally

All eyes will be on President Obama at the presidential debate tonight at Hofstra University. This is his last chance to stop Mitt Romney surge in the polls and to save his presidency from evaporating before his eyes. I cannot believe he dropped the ball as his first debate and […]

by · October 16, 2012 · Elections, Polls