Archive | September, 2012

India’s Kingfisher cancels flights on employee unrest, shares fall

Posted on 30 September 2012

New Delhi (Reuters) – India’s Kingfisher Airlines Ltd said it was cancelling several flights on Monday due to employee unrest, in a fresh blow to the ailing carrier and sending its shares down by their daily limit of 5 percent.

Sinopec shuts Guangzhou crude unit for 20 days -sources

Posted on 30 September 2012

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s Sinopec Corp has started shutting down a processing unit at a subsidiary refinery in Guangzhou, two industry officials said, preparing for safety and environmental checks after state media reported environmental problems.

Whoa! As college student Eric Holder at Columbia University participated in ‘armed’ takeover of former ROTC office

Posted on 30 September 2012

So let me see if I get this straight. A former black radical (well still black radical) Eric Holder while in college at Columbia participated in a five-day occupation of an abandoned Naval ROTC headquarters with a group of black students is the current Attorney General of the United States? According to the Daily Caller […]

Ann Coulter Interview Part III: ‘The Media Is Constantly Telling White People That They’re Racist’

Posted on 30 September 2012

On Thursday, NewsBusters published part II of our interview with Ann Coulter regarding her new book Mugged: Racial Demagoguery From the Seventies to Obama.

In part III, she discusses the myt…

Politico: Romney’s the One With an Adviser-Related Libya Problem

Posted on 30 September 2012

Let's see. Who has the bigger problem with Libya and the Middle East? Is it the guy who's in charge with a foreign policy in disarray who has described the first murder of a U.S. ambas…

Court lifts Brazil ban on Transocean drilling

Posted on 30 September 2012

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – A Brazilian court overturned an injunction to suspend off-shore drilling by rig operator Transocean , accepting that it could have caused billions of dollars in lost revenue for the government and the state-led oil firm Petrobras …

Shell shuts major oil pipeline in Nigeria

Posted on 30 September 2012

ABUJA (Reuters) – Shell’s Nigerian unit shut its Bonny oil pipeline and deferred 150,000 barrels per day of production on Sunday after oil thieves caused a fire, the company said.

Canadian Auto Workers back labor deal with Chrysler

Posted on 30 September 2012

(Reuters) – Unionized workers at the Canadian operations of Fiat SpA’s Chrysler Group LLC have voted in favor of a four-year labor agreement with the company, the Canadian Auto Workers union said on Sunday.

John McCain Calls Obama ‘Inept’ and ‘Ignorant’ in Reaction to Benghazi Attack (Video)

Posted on 30 September 2012

John McCain slammed the Obama administration today calling Obama “inept” and “ignorant” in his response to the Benghazi consulate attack. McCain forgot to add “dishonest” to his list. The Hill reported: Republicans continued this weekend to hammer the Obama administration … Continue reading

Steven Rattner: ‘We Need Death Panels’; Will PolitiFact Reverse ‘Lie of the Year’ Tag on Palin?

Posted on 30 September 2012

For those who want the short answer to the question in this post's title, the answer is almost definitely "no." But in a New York Times op-ed piece in mid-September, former Obama…

Muslims Riot Over Having Nothing To Riot About

Posted on 30 September 2012

People’s Blog

Muslims Riot Over Having Nothing To Riot AboutScores were injured and numerous buildings were burnt to the ground in the city of Itsnotsobad in the Islamic Republic of Whereizitstan after a riot broke out, led by peaceful Muslims in the…

Pat Caddell: Press Has Become ‘Threat to Democracy’ and ‘Enemy of the American People’

Posted on 30 September 2012

"The press’s job is to stand in the ramparts and protect the liberty and freedom of all of us from a government and from organized governmental power.  When they desert those r…

Paul Ryan: Eric Holder must go over Fast and Furious scandal

Posted on 30 September 2012

There are some journalists left in America. The problem is that they are very few and far between. It takes the Spanish language channel Univison to not only grill Obama over his botched Fast and Furious scandal that the rest of the ‘gringo’ media wouldn’t dare touch, but they also do a full ‘special’ on […]

NY Mag’s Heilemann: ‘Obama Lost Almost Every Debate With Hillary Clinton’

Posted on 30 September 2012

With the first debate between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney in just three days, the media have been doing their darnedest to lower expectations for the President's performance.

Doing his …

Breaking: Chinese Hackers Break in to White House Military Office

Posted on 30 September 2012

Chinese hackers break in to White House military office network! The network is in charge of the president’s nuclear football. The Washington Free Beacon reported: Hackers linked to China’s government broke into one of the U.S. government’s most sensitive computer … Continue reading

Why Media Bias Matters: AP’s Ohlemacher Fibs and Obfuscates on Social Security

Posted on 30 September 2012

The Associated Press, aka the Administration's Press, has been running a series of "Why It Matters" items in the run-up to the presidential election purporting to educate readers…

Democrat Pat Caddell – Mainstream media threatens the country

Posted on 30 September 2012

Pat Caddell is a rarity. He is an honest Democrat. He isn’t a socialist or communist like 95%+ of the Democrat party is today. He was the pollster for Jimmy Carter way back in the 1970′s. Caddell mise well leave the Democrat party after writing this article because he will probably be overwhelmed with death threats, smears, […]

Euro, oil fall on Spain, growth worries

Posted on 30 September 2012

TOKYO (Reuters) – The euro and oil prices fell on Monday as uncertainty about Spain’s bailout and concerns over slumping demand due to a slowdown in global growth weighed on investor sentiment.

As Obama’s ‘good war’ in Afghanistan hits 2,000 dead troops, he blames them for ‘friendly fire’

Posted on 30 September 2012

In what appears to be yet another way for Obama to try and appease Muslims, and yet another way to show his disdain for our troops, he blamed the latest Muslim killing of American troops in Afghanistan on the troops themselves, claiming it was ‘friendly fire’ that killed our troops recently, including the 2,000th that […]

Outrageous!… Obama Administration Blames “Friendly Fire” Attacks in Afghanistan on US Troops

Posted on 30 September 2012

This is unbelievable. Don’t look now but the Obama Administration blamed the numerous “friendly fire” attacks in Afghanistan this year on US troops. U.S. Army specialist Mabry Anders (L), who was killed in an attack by an Afghan army soldier … Continue reading

Europe focused on union rather than breaking up banks

Posted on 30 September 2012

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Experts may recommend this week that European banks should separate retail banking from their riskier investment arms to make them safer and soften the impact of financial crises.

Canadian Auto Workers back labor deal with Chrysler

Posted on 30 September 2012

(Reuters) – Unionized workers at the Canadian operations of Fiat SpA’s Chrysler Group LLC have voted in favor of a four-year labor agreement with the company, the Canadian Auto Workers union said on Sunday.

News Corp hires U.S. compliance officials: FT

Posted on 30 September 2012

LONDON (Reuters) – Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp has hired a senior official from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and a former federal prosecutor to lead new compliance units, the Financial Times reported on Monday.

Ewww… Justin Beiber Upchucks on Stage During Concert (Video)

Posted on 30 September 2012

Justin Bieber opened his latest tour by blowing chunks on stage. Pop 2 It reported, via Free Republic: Justin Bieber played the sold-out first show of his “Believe” tour Saturday night (Sept. 29), and fans got a little something extra … Continue reading

Horrible News! Gov. Jerry Brown Vetoes 3 Parent Bill!

Posted on 30 September 2012

People’s Blog

Horrible News! Gov. Jerry Brown Vetoes 3 Parent Bill!Comrades, I come to you with a sad heart. The Governor of California, the venerable Jerry Brown, has vetoed a bill that would have allowed for a child to have three legal parents. You…