June 22, 2021

More Lipstick on the ObamaCare Pig

The White House PR machine keeps trying to put lipstick on the ObamaCare pig. According to Whitehouse.gov, “there’s some great news from a Department of Health and Human Services report… Thanks to Obamacare, half of young adults between age 18 and 34 who are single and uninsured can get health coverage for $ 50/month or […]

More Details on CIA to DOD Drone Shift

Following up on a the story broken yesterday by The Daily Beast, the Wall Street Journal reported on the Obama administration’s dictate to place the Central Intelligence Agency’s targeted killing program under military control: The new directive is intended to shift the covert drone program to one that is subject to international laws of war and undertaken with […]

AP Poll: More Racism Against Blacks Since Obama’s Election

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Aaron Goldstein on 10.28.12 @ 3:13AM A new AP poll claims that racial prejudice against Blacks has increased since the election of Barack Obama in 2008.  The AP has come to this conclusion in part because in one question only 24% of respondents liked Blacks “a great […]

Obama More ‘Extreme’ Than Thou

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Larry Thornberry on 7.7.12 @ 12:34PM A Rasmussen survey of likely voters taken June 29-30 shows that Democrats have work left to do to convince the electorate that Mitt Romney specifically and Republicans generally are “extremist.” In fact, 47 percent of respondents said they consider President Obama’s […]

More Good Stuff Against Roberts’ Decision

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Quin Hillyer on 7.6.12 @ 11:57AM From our friend Mark Fitzgibbons. Folks, the constitutional rule of law lost.  To use a more appropriate metaphor, the only thing that looks silver is the shining metal of knives the government wields. The unprecedented takeover of one-sixth of our economy and the […]

One More Dubious Story in the Obama Family Saga

The respectable media, left and right, are finally opening themselves up to the possibility that the story Barack Obama told in his 1995 memoir Dreams from My Father has been, in large part, manufactured. As a case in point, the Weekly Standard’s Andrew Ferguson has had to do some serious reevaluating of the man after […]

More on Wright

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Quin Hillyer on 5.21.12 @ 5:40PM I missed it, but on Thursday night our friend Scott McKay at the Hayride (Louisiana) had a far better post on the Rev. Wright controversy than I just did a little while ago. Mixing McKay’s excerpts from a Jeffrey Kuhner column […]

No More ‘Haters’ on the Right

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Daniel Allott on 4.18.12 @ 10:50AM The AP reports that the Rev. Robert Jeffress has endorsed Mitt Romney for president. Jeffress, you may remember, caused a commotion last October when he called Mormonism “a cult” and declared that Romney is not a Christian. Jeffress theological views haven’t […]

Chris Rock, Bette Midler and more to be presenters

U.S Actor Chris Rock attends at the Premiere of “2 Days in New York” at the MK2 Paris movie cinema in Paris, France, Monday, March 19, 2012. (AP Photo/Jacques Brinon) NEW YORK (AP) — The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony will likely be a little more irreverent this year: Chris Rock is […]

EU Wants More From Greece

Via Financial Times: High quality global journalism requires investment. Please share this article with others using the link below, do not cut & paste the article. See our Ts&Cs and Copyright Policy for more detail. Email ftsales.support@ft.com to buy additional rights. http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/7cb53ba0-573a-11e1-869b-00144feabdc0.html#ixzz1mOGKTXkC Eurozone officials have called off an emergency meeting of finance ministers to approve […]