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Today, 2:28 pmRight to Free Speech...

((ANN RAVEL))

This smiling, normal-looking woman is Ann Ravel. She heads the FEC � the Federal Elections Commission.  She's a Democrat in a Democratic administration pursuing the Democratic party's goal of intimidating, jailing and otherwise harassing their political opponents, who are mean because they don't like being told what to do, or to think � the way nice people do. So she has been ordered to weaponize the government against unregulated speech � we don't call it "free speech" any more because that term is archaic and also probably racist.

It's not like she doesn't want to! As a typical progressive Democrat, Ann Ravel has two overriding psychological needs:

First, regulate everything. How on earth with people like Ann Ravel and, for that matter, the President of the United States, ever be able to feel secure when the American people are just running around starting businesses willy-nilly, or irresponsibly making internet videos that don't conform to the Official Truth, or reading news stories � "news stories!" � on places like Fox or the Drudge Report.

No, the idea of something being unregulated � like, say, the internet � is anathema to these control freaks, so the chance to regulate something � anything � is good to go right out of the gate.

Even better:  Ann Ravel not only wants to regulate the internet, she wants to target those regulations against conservatives on the internet.

You see, apparently, a couple of ads were run, for free, on YouTube. Those ads said mean things against President Obama, and that's wrong! So now, this smiling, ordinary-looking, soccer-mom-type fascist tyrant is threatening regulate content on Websites like the Drudge Report � weaponizing the government and using it's coercive power to stifle criticisms of DEMOCRATS. Drudge, you may remember, cut his teeth by exposing the fact that Monica Lewinsky � unlike all of the other liars and bimbos before her � had actual, physical evidence of President Clinton's philandering, predatory infidelities against unknown, powerless young women. But the Drudge Report said mean things against a Democratic President, and that's wrong!

According to the lights of people like Ann Ravel, this what can happen without regulations and the threat of punishment, and sites like The Drudge Report have no First Amendment protections for a free press because saying mean things about Democratic Presidents is not news. It unregulated opinion. Saying mean things against Republican Presidents � THAT'S NEWS.

Ann Ravel says she will also be looking into videos like the one you are watching now, Thought Criminal. Needless to say, I had assumed my license to speak my mind was printed on a piece of parchment, sealed in nitrogen behind bulletproof glass in the National Archives, but that doesn't cut much ice with fascists like Ann Ravel, or the people that give her her marching orders.

Now for those of you who say it cannot happen here, that this is all a tempest in a tea party, let me show you another face of fascist tyranny in America: Lois Lehrner, director of the Exempt Organizations Unit of the U.S. Internal Revenue Service. On May 23rd, 2013 she was placed on administrative leave following allegations that she had used the IRS � in other words, weaponized the government � to target Tea Party groups for genuinely excessive, illegal, immoral and utterly shameless scrutiny, which in one case I happen to have first hand knowledge of. She was cited for Contempt of Congress in 2014, because apparently, all of the email regarding these selective examinations and enforcements disappeared when her hard drive failed. And the legally required back ups failed. And something like one thousand other IRS computers hard drives also failed. Plus THEIR back-ups. Some emails, however, sent just before these unfortunate coincidences indicate her discussing these issues with the Department of Justice, which means it was directed by this guy, which means it was directed by this guy. This same guy, who when asked if there was any evidence of corruption in the IRS, replied "not a smidgeon." Unregulated laughter is punishable by law, oh, and by the way: prepared to be audited.

((BILL OF RIGHTS))

None of this means anything to these people: First Amendment Right to free speech; Second Amendment right to self-defense, Fourth Amendment right to be secure in our Persons, Houses, Papers and Effects; the Tenth Amendment admonishment that those powers not specifically granted the Federal Government are reserved to the States, or to the People � it's all just parchment for them � a bit of decoration, like Washington crossing the Delaware � suitable for framing in a museum that no one visits anymore.

It's certainly not the law, because as we know, the law is what the Chicago political machine says it is.

Nice Bill of Rights you got there. Be a shame if something happened to it.

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October 28, 2014, 12:52 pmInvestment Opportunity...

Thought you might want to consider getting on board early. A munitions engineer from Texas just started his own business in Afghanistan.
He's making land mines that look like prayer mats.
It's doing well.
He says prophets are going through the roof!

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October 25, 2014, 11:32 pmWar On Women...

WAR ON WOMEN... South Carolina Dem Gubernatorial Candidate Calls Nikki Haley a WHORE (Video)
10/25/2014, 6:55:41 PM � by servo1969 � 38 replies
The Gateway Pundit ^ | 10-25-2014 | Jim Hoft
War on Women�" Don't expect the far left feminist groups to condemn this.South Carolina Democratic gubernatorial candidate, State Senator Vincent Shaheen, called Republican Governor Nikki Haley a "whore" during a stump speech this week.Then he starts chuckling about it.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tLwiKhGtcHgBreitbart reported: W

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October 25, 2014, 7:57 pmMiss Kitty's prs. wk 10-26

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October 23, 2014, 10:06 pmNew Lease on Life ...

In surgery for a heart attack, a middle- aged woman has a vision of God by her bedside. "Will I die?" she asks.

God says, "No. You have 30 more years to live."
With 30 years to look forward to, she decides to make the best of it. So since she's in the hospital, she gets breast implants, liposuction, a tummy tuck, hair transplants, and collagen injections in her lips. She looks great!

The day she's discharged, she exits the hospital with a swagger, crosses the street, and is immediately hit by an ambulance and killed.

Up in heaven, she sees God. "You said I had 30 more years to live," she complains. "That's true," says God.
"So what happened?"
God shrugs. "I didn't recognize you."

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October 22, 2014, 11:20 pmBlack Democrat...

Lifelong Black Democrat Votes Republican Because Obama "Is Destroying This Country"
10/22/2014, 6:57:29 PM � by JSDude1 � 48 replies
The Political Insider ^ | October 22, 2014 | Rachel Mullen
Joyce, an 82 year old lifelong black Democrat called C-Span to express her dismay with her party and announce that she voted straight Republican this year. She is dismayed with the Democrats stance on religion, abortion, and the poor effects of Obama's policies on the black community and the country. "I have noticed in years what the Democratic party has done to my people. Unemployment is higher in the black community....than anywhere else. I cannot say, there's no way I can continue to say that I was a Christian and stay in the Democrat party. They advocate the killing of...

The Political Insider

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October 22, 2014, 9:03 amMedia...

POLLitico
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Do you trust the media to provide you news and information in a nonpartisan way?
Results are based on 5958 votesYes.     8%
No.     90%
Not sure.     1%

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October 21, 2014, 7:48 pmThis makes me sick...

FEDS READYING FOR EXECUTIVE AMNESTY...
PAPER: Obama plan to open immigration floodgates...
Will 'transform America into nation no one will recognize'...
White House ducks question on plan to print 34 million immigrant IDs...
FLASHBACK: Foreign-born population on track to hit 60 million ...

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October 19, 2014, 2:30 pmNavajo Message To The Moon...

NAVAJO MESSAGE TO THE MOON    When NASA was preparing for the Apollo Project,
it took the astronauts to a Navajo reservation in Arizona for training.

One day, a Navajo elder and his son came across the space crew walking among the rocks.
  The elder, who spoke only Navajo, asked a question.

His son translated for the NASA people:

"What are these guys in the big suits doing?"
One of the astronauts said that they were practicing for a trip to the moon.
When his son relayed this comment the Navajo elder got all excited and asked if it would be possible to
give to the astronauts a message to deliver to the moon.
Recognizing a promotional opportunity when he saw one, a NASA official accompanying the astronauts said,
"Why certainly!"  He then told an underling to get a tape recorder.

The Navajo elder's comments into the microphone were brief. The NASA official asked the son
if he would translate what his father had said.

The son listened to the recording and laughed uproariously.  But he refused to translate.

So the NASA people took the tape to a nearby Navajo village and played it for other members of the tribe.
They too laughed long and loudly, but refused to translate the elder's message to the moon.
An official government translator was summoned. After he finally stopped laughing, the translator relayed the message:

"WATCH OUT FOR THESE <snip>S. THEY HAVE COME TO STEAL YOUR LAND."

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October 18, 2014, 8:45 pmMiss Kitty's prs. wk. 10-19

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October 18, 2014, 12:26 pmDr. Ben Carson..

When radio host Hugh Hewitt asked Dr. Ben Carson if he would accept the U.S. surgeon general nomination from President Barack Obama, the famous neurosurgeon was definitive in his response.

"No, no," Carson replied immediately. "Because if I would, if I were going to serve in that position, I would have to serve under someone that I trusted."

Hewitt pressed further: "If he said I will not interfere with the guidance you give, we need someone to rally the country around being calm and appropriately prepared, you'd really, you'd say no to the president of the United States?"

"Yes, absolutely," Carson said.

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October 17, 2014, 8:32 pmHypocrisy of Liberals...

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The hypocrisy of liberals never ceases to amaze me. In fact, liberals would be comical if their ideas and actions weren't so destructive. Liberals cannot seem to grasp that if they bring our country down with their anti-American ideas, they will go down with it. Further, while doing their best to undermine all that is good about America liberals never seem to consider that no other nation on earth would put up with their seditious nonsense. I sometimes think our Founders should have added the following qualification to the First Amendment: This amendment is not intended to encourage stupidity.

I recently received one of those emails that gets forwarded from person to person on the Internet. This one is titled "How to Spot a Liberal." Perhaps you've seen it. It was intended to be funny. While there is a sense in which the statements about liberals contained in this document are humorous, on another level they are deeply disturbing, even tragic. In the remainder of this column, I share some of these statements along with my comments. Readers are encouraged to add their own examples of liberal hypocrisy in the "comments" section at the end of the column.

Have you noticed that liberals were against the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan until Barack Obama took office? To a liberal anything one of their own does is by definition right, but the same action taken by a Republican or conservative is automatically wrong. I'll bet ISIS is glad Barack Obama is president and George W. Bush is not. Barack Obama is now the commander-in-chief. Do you feel safe yet?
    Have you noticed that liberals berate conservative politicians for what they call "corporate welfare" but have no problem with President Obama and his minions in Congress bailing out General Motors and wasting billions on so-called alternative energy businesses?   It isn't that liberals are against using government money to help businesses. They just want to be able to choose which businesses receive federal help and which don't. Of course those given unfettered access to the federal till are those that contribute substantially to the Democratic Party. Democrats like to reward "their" businesses while punishing those with conservative leanings.
    Have you noticed how wealthy liberals choose to live in gated communities but oppose fencing the southern border of the U.S. Liberals truly see themselves as special cases&#65533;elites who are above the laws, rules, and circumstances that apply to the rest of us. Liberals see nothing wrong with exempting themselves from the laws, regulations, and rules that apply to other Americans. After all, they are special. Liberals make sure that even their friends and relatives must go through a security barrier to visit them in their gated communities, but have no problem with terrorists simply walking across our southern border and gaining access to innocent Americans they are bent on killing.
    Have you noticed how liberals are quick to object to anything that even appears to harm an animal but have no qualms about slaughtering thousands of unborn human beings every year? To a liberal, licensed, responsible hunters are barbarians but brutal abortionists are saints. I like to ask my liberal colleagues in higher education this question: If you were stranded in the woods with nothing to eat would you rather be stranded with a hunter or an abortionist?
    Have you noticed that liberals will castigate a pregnant woman for smoking (Stop that! It will hurt the baby) but they have no problem with the same woman aborting her baby? The logic in this liberal point of view escapes me. Apparently, in the mind of a liberal it is somehow acceptable to kill an unborn baby, but don't get caught smoking around one. But then why should I be surprised&#65533;the only thing the words logic and liberal have in common is the letter "L."
    Have you noticed that liberals claim that Republicans are conducting a war on women but the Muslim world isn't? Liberals&#65533;particularly President Obama, Nancy Pelosi, and Harry Reid&#65533;fall all over themselves pandering to Muslims. They go out of their way to avoid offending anyone of the Muslim faith. The irony in this is that the Muslims who Obama and crowd think are their friends would gladly behead them on television if they got the chance. Further, one of the segments of the population hurt worst by Barack Obama's failed domestic policies is women. Compared to liberals, Republicans are conducting a war FOR women, not against them.

The final statement in the email titled "How to Spot a Liberal" actually is humorous, so I will close with it: President Obama's approval ratings are so low that Kenyans are accusing him of being born in the United State.

Read the rest of this Patriot Update article here: http://patriotupdate.com/articles/stupefying-hypocrisy-liberals/#5bFYWHYuJc35LTDv.99

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October 16, 2014, 1:50 pmRevolting Truth...

Revolting Truth.

The Spanish philosopher George Santayana once said, "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it."  And he must have been right because he was all, like, Spanish and philosophical and stuff.  So today on the Revolting Truth, we'd like to help those of you who work in the mainstream news media to remember � and to learn from � the past.

Let's begin.

Whether you still like president Obama personally or you've begun to notice he's kind of a mean-spirited jerk...  with a narcissistic tendency to lie his way out of uncomfortable situations... and to slough off blame for mistakes on his associates... while enclosing himself in a rigid and unworkable anti-American ideology that has made the lives of ordinary people worse around the globe even as he insensitively plays golf in taxpayer-funded luxury like a mean-spirited jerk... or did I already say that?

Anyway, no matter how you feel about Obama personally, it can no longer be denied that he's simply not very good at being president. His signature domestic policy, Obamacare, is an unwieldy and expensive mess kept afloat with unaffordable subsidies and illegal rewrites; what should have been a booming economic recovery is instead a shambolic monstrosity of part time labor and expanding welfare rolls; violent Islamism and Russian imperialism are both resurgent; and now we're all going to catch Ebola and die.  So let's face it...  president-wise, the guy's a crap-fest.

A new poll shows that 52% of Americans believe Obama's presidency is a failure. Of the remaining 48%, 17% think he's an evil hologram created by the Jews, 12% think Taylor Swift should get back with John Mayer because this time he really means it, and 19% no habla ingles and couldn't understand the question.

And yet when we look back into the past at the mainstream media's coverage of Obama, it now seems a bizarre combination of girlish adulation and neurotic denial. When there were hints of Obama's deep connections with lowlifes like shady businessman Tony Rezko and radicals like terrorist Bill Ayers, mainstream news people said, oh, that's the sort of thing only Fox News cares about; when his administration covered up fatal malfeasance in Benghazi, despicable corruption at the IRS, and unconstitutional manipulations at the Justice Department, the MSM said oh, that's the sort of thing only Fox News cares about; when conservatives pointed out that the major news outlets had virtually stopped doing honest journalism altogether, the outlets responded, oh, honest journalism is the sort of thing only Fox News cares about.

Instead, the mainstream media kowtowed to Obama with weak sauce questions like "What enchants you most about the presidency?" and Are your political opponents "uninformed, out of touch or irresponsible?" They depicted Obama on magazine covers as George Washington, Lincoln, and FDR. They launched massive attacks on anyone who challenged him whether it was a fair target like Sarah Palin or an ordinary plumber named Joe. In the words of Barbara Walters, they thought he was [quote] "going to be the next messiah."

So Mainstream Media, how did you get it so wrong? What can you learn from the past? [pause] You're stupid.  And corrupt.  That's pretty much it.  Glad I could help.

I'm Andrew Klavan with the Revolting Truth.

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October 15, 2014, 12:13 pmReader comments on Obama...

Bob231 � 5 hours ago

The President has failed.

This is not something that was unexpected. Obama and the CDC knew for months Ebola could spread in Africa. It doesn't take a genius to figure out that in 24 hours, someone from Liberia can end up in the US.

The President has failed on several fronts

1) His overconfidence that it was next to impossible for Ebola to come to the US
2) His office of CDC improperly instructing hospitals on what warning flags of patients entering the hospital, such as recent travel to Africa
3) The lack of a readiness plan on the clean up and disposal. Three days after the death of Duncan, his apartment was finally sanitized.
4) Improper training and outright direction of the CDC on how staff should handle Ebola patients. Even today it is reviewing it's own procedures.

This is not some case where Obama can say "he read about it in the press". Obama personally knew about Ebola, was briefed on how to deal with it and the risks -- and FAILED to prevent the disease from starting and spreading here.

Obama, the buck stops with you on this one. You can't hide behind Republican obstructionism or bad information.

What we have here is just ineptitude and bad decision making in the Oval Office.

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    Skeptic Bob231 � 4 hours ago

Amen....he is one of the most incompetent Presidents in our history....

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October 15, 2014, 11:30 am2nd Ebola at Texas hospita;//

http://www.cnn.com/2014/10/15/health/texas-ebola-outbreak/index.html
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