Quotes of the day

posted at 8:01 pm on July 11, 2014 by Allahpundit

‘Sit down,’ President Barack Obama begged – not ‘get out’ – after two Hispanic hecklers interrupted his economic speech on Thursday with shouts about illegal immigration…

The White House’s transcript of his remarks in the liberal enclave of Austin, Texas omits what the protesters said, but Obama replied, ‘I understand. See, everybody is going to start – I’m on your side, man. Sit down, guys, we’ll talk about it later, I promise.’

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Border Patrol agent Hector Garza stated in an interview on the Thursday broadcast of Fox News Channel’s “Hannity” that the U.S. government is “completing the smuggling cycle” of unaccompanied minors into the United States, and asked “why would anyone want to hire a smuggler when the US government is actually doing it for free?” He stated that “we apprehend [unaccompanied minors] we process these illegals and then release them to their family members in the US we just completed that smuggling cycle.” He also stated the US is giving illegal immigrants from countries other than Mexico a “free pass.”

Garza added that the surge of unaccompanied minors and the violence directed at Border Patrol agents by cartels has placed a strain on the Border Patrol, and as a result “resources are running dry and morale is at a very low level,” but that despite this “agents come to work every day with their head up high.”

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Some 3 million of these [unemployed] Americans have college degrees. Another 5.5 million have some college, while 6 million have only a high school diploma and more than 2 million don’t. In short, there are millions of Americans at every educational level who are looking for jobs at every skill level. And that doesn’t count the tens of millions of working-age Americans who aren’t in the labor market at all, having given up long ago.

Among the most neglected in this economy are young Hispanic-American citizens whose broad unemployment rate among those age 18-29 is around 18 percent for those with some college, 27 percent for those with only a high school diploma and 37 percent if they have less than a diploma.

Even more neglected are the young descendants of Americans who suffered in slavery, with the broad unemployment rate around 26 percent for black Americans with some college, 39 percent for those with only a high school diploma and 57 percent for those with less than a diploma…

Just imagine how this nation would change if employers needed labor urgently enough to send armies of recruiters into the inner cities, barrios and depressed rural economies of today. It is an option that now should be in the middle of all immigration debate in Congress.

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But it is a sad fact the U.S. government returns migrants to horrible situations every day. Just ask the 1,357 Cuban rafters the Coast Guard plucked from the Caribbean in fiscal 2013. The gang problem is a perennial one in El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala, not new. By the way, the United States is no perfect safe haven; Central American criminal organizations operate in several big cities.

Those who defend the status quo are defending a system that was well-intended but has proven to be riddled with loopholes that enrich criminal gangs, endanger children and, not incidentally, promote political backlash against immigration — which the United States needs — by associating it in the public mind with border chaos.

The rule of law is one of the benefits immigrants seek in the United States. Step one in dealing with the border crisis should be to reestablish it.

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Stopping this wave is not complicated. A serious president would go to Congress tomorrow proposing a change in the law, simply mandating that Central American kids get the same treatment as Mexican kids, i.e., be subject to immediate repatriation.

Then do so under the most humane conditions. Buses with every amenity. Kids accompanied by nurses and social workers and interpreters and everything they need on board. But going home…

It happens that I support immigration reform. I support amnesty. I have since 2006. But only after we secure the border.

Which begins with completing the fencing along the Mexican frontier. Using 2009 Government Accountability Office estimates, that would have cost up to $6.6 billion. Obama will now spend more than half that sum to accommodate a mass migration that would have been prevented by just such a barrier.

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The geographic spread of immigrants is particularly striking in the groups that tend to draw the most political opposition: Immigrants who are here illegally or who don’t speak English. States like California, Texas and New Mexico that have long had large Spanish-speaking populations have seen a flattening-out or even a decline in the share of residents who don’t speak English fluently. Meanwhile states farther from the border, such as Washington state, New Jersey and Maryland, have seen big increases in their limited-English-proficient populations.

Undocumented immigration is spreading too. When Pete Wilson was running for re-election in the mid-1990s, California was the epicenter of illegal immigration, accounting for more than 35 percent of all unauthorized migration. Today, the state accounts for just over 20 percent of the national total, and its absolute number of undocumented immigrants has been trending down for several years. Other traditional immigration hubs such as Texas, Florida and New York have also seen the growth in their undocumented populations slow in recent years, and in some cases decline outright. Meanwhile, the number of undocumented immigrants in states outside those traditional hubs has increased nearly seven-fold since 1990, to 4.7 million people. As a result, people in many parts of the country are encountering immigration, including illegal immigration, for the first time.

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Instead, America is arguably experiencing its worst spasm of nativism since the early 20th Century. Then, magazines such as Judge ran cartoons depicting a Statue of Liberty with a Chinese face welcoming crime-prone and diseased immigrants. Now, protesters in towns like Murrieta, Calif., are turning away buses carrying these kids to shelters, accusing them of being scabies-infected lawbreakers.

But such nativism will ultimately run into what University of California’s John S.W. Park calls America’s “Huckleberry Finn Problem.” Slavery unraveled when, like Mark Twain’s Huck Finn, Americans couldn’t bear to enforce anti-fugitive laws preventing blacks from fleeing to freedom. “Inflicting the law became hard,” notes Park, “when there was so much evidence of common humanity.”

The same is happening now. There is no movement of private citizens turning in illegals, but sanctuary cities are cropping up offering safe haven, also what happened during slavery. Such responses reflect this core intuition: Laws requiring the government to do what private citizens won’t are wrong, especially in a country founded on the notion that a government’s powers can’t exceed those of its people.

Nativism ignores both America’s humanity and commitment to limited government — which is why it’ll lose.

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America is the house that is both falling apart and under new stress. Those living within it, those most upset by what they’re seeing, know America has big problems—unemployment, low workforce participation, a rickety physical infrastructure, an unsound culture, poor public education. And of course discord of all sorts—a lot of mad squirrels running around the attic. They know America can’t pay its bills. They fear we’re living on the fumes of greatness. They want us to be strong again. Watching our border collapse doesn’t look like a harbinger of progress.

Here it must be said that those who live comfortable lives can afford to roll with the historical punches. But people who are not affluent live closer to the ground, and closer to the country’s deterioration. The rougher America becomes, the more they feel the abrasion. They’re not protected…

There is every sign he let the crisis on the border build to put heat on Republicans and make them pass his idea of good immigration reform. It would be “comprehensive,” meaning huge, impenetrable and probably full of mischief. His base wants it. It would no doubt benefit the Democratic Party in the long term.

The little children in great danger, holding hands, staring blankly ahead, are pawns in a larger game. That game is run by adults. How cold do you have to be to use children in this way?

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Like old Europe, we are aging, our birthrates are falling, our economy is sclerotic, our church attendance is declining, our discourse is undermined by sectarian and ethnic and racial and sexual and environmental censors. A foreign policy negotiated in Geneva, a domestic policy from the LSE, a social philosophy more Davos than Branson—we have been living with all of these since January 2009. But the crisis on the southern border, the surge in unaccompanied minors from Central America and elsewhere illegally migrating to the United States, has brought into focus another parallel with Europe. Not a good one…

With the arrival of the Dreamers the issues of migration, border security, amnesty, and incompetence are refashioning American politics, fracturing allegiances and commitments and social bonds, exposing the contradiction between liberal humanitarianism and national identity, and forging new coalitions, with the elites of both parties on the one hand, and the fading American middle on the other…

The questions of sovereignty, compassion, and relocation, of the economic and social costs of mass immigration of displaced peoples, of the most basic understanding of what a nation is, what borders are for, what distinguishes a citizen from an alien: Such questions have dominated European politics, and are coming to dominate American politics as well. They have also coarsened European politics, made it more antagonistic. They have set the advocates of the European Union, and of the immigrants, against nationalist publics. Elite condescension is met with public antipathy, even extremism. The casualties? No biggies: just trust, cohesion, and fellow feeling—the very ingredients for a healthy, successful country.

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eh. If we didn’t have a state-run LSM, that kind of humiliating stuff would be played constantly and considered de rigueur … ShainS on July 11, 2014 at 8:45 PM

They Chistie hug was enough for me to know he was an attention whore.

wolly4321 on July 11, 2014 at 8:55 PM

TheBigOldDog on July 11, 2014 at 8:51 PM

I am more than ready for 0bama to do this.

cozmo on July 11, 2014 at 8:55 PM

INFIDEL !

listens2glenn on July 11, 2014 at 8:46 PM

.
You betcha’!

cozmo on July 11, 2014 at 8:47 PM

.
Just remember … nobody expects Michael Palin.

listens2glenn on July 11, 2014 at 8:55 PM

So Close

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 8:55 PM

crankyoldlady on July 11, 2014 at 8:53 PM

I think you’ll have to have some training, because that’s how healthcare is these days…training crazy!!

I don’t know what might be in your area, but we have home health agencies here who use sitters. We also have paid sitters in hospitals in our area. You might see about something along those lines. They do what you’re thinking about.

I’m on designated driver for my neighbor again tonight. They just called.

AFK-BBL

lineholder on July 11, 2014 at 8:58 PM

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 8:26 PM

Good evening, handsome. :)

I read last night’s QOTD today and noted that your company has decided to move to Maryland. I’m sorry to hear it.

I know you’ll find an even better job very soon. Austin has a decent employment environment and you’re smart, personable, and well qualified.

Besides, you’re a nice guy… and darned good looking, too. :)

thatsafactjack on July 11, 2014 at 8:58 PM

NumbersUSA.com updated their map to show some new places where ILLEGAL Invaders are being sent.

Here they come, Iowa.

https://www.numbersusa.com/news/not-my-backyard-feds-efforts-relocate-illegal-aliens-border

Check the map to see if ILLEGALS are being sent to a school district near you.

wren on July 11, 2014 at 8:59 PM

Besides, you’re a nice guy… and darned good looking, too. :)

thatsafactjack on July 11, 2014 at 8:58 PM

She said I’m cute!

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:02 PM

Garza added that the surge of unaccompanied minors and the violence directed at Border Patrol agents by cartels has placed a strain on the Border Patrol, and as a result “resources are running dry and morale is at a very low level,” but that despite this “agents come to work every day with their head up high.”

Agent Garza, even though he is a designated union spokesman, is whistling past the graveyard. You’re not allowed to speak to the media in the patrol and agents have been threatened with firing/filing charges if the do so.
It was amazing to see him on a Hannity last night, telling the truth about what’s going on. It’s not the boots on the ground turning these criminals loose, it is, but they are taking orders from DC. Morale has suffered for a long time. You see fellow agents killed doing their job and for what? That jug eared jackass undermines you and let’s them go.
Criminal.

Perry……I think he might have learned his lessen about illegal alien magnets like in state tuition. If he comes out a border hawk, he’s got my vote.

And finally, little noah….As if we don’t have enough to deal with. I like the #littlenoahcott

HornetSting on July 11, 2014 at 9:04 PM

Ken has Thor glutes.

Axe on July 11, 2014 at 9:06 PM

thatsafactjack on July 11, 2014 at 8:58 PM

She said I’m cute!

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:02 PM

“Now now, we’re not going to let Rudolph play in anymore
Reindeer games!”

ToddPA on July 11, 2014 at 9:06 PM

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:02 PM

lol! :)

thatsafactjack on July 11, 2014 at 9:06 PM

And finally, little noah….As if we don’t have enough to deal with. I like the #littlenoahcott

HornetSting on July 11, 2014 at 9:04 PM

+1

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:06 PM

thatsafactjack on July 11, 2014 at 9:06 PM

Simply stunning!

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:07 PM

lineholder?

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:08 PM

Parm has Thor . . .

Um . . .

Axe on July 11, 2014 at 9:09 PM

Ken has Thor glutes.

Axe on July 11, 2014 at 9:06 PM

Hard work…. Just gotta get pecs like your’s. Just damn!

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:10 PM

Parm has Thor . . .

Um . . .

Axe on July 11, 2014 at 9:09 PM

Yeah.

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:10 PM

HornetSting on July 11, 2014 at 9:04 PM

Good evening, HornetSting. :) Good to see you.

I’m worried about Perry. He not only pushed for in state tuition, he also wanted to pass that transnational highway that would have allowed Mexico to move across the border and anywhere in the US and Canada unimpeded and unhindered all in the name of an open trade zone. Those trucks, trains and planes would have gone largely without inspection and all they’d have required was a permit.

He’s also the one who called us ‘heartless’.

I’m not sure, even if he came out all border hawk, that I could muster up any real trust in him at this point.

thatsafactjack on July 11, 2014 at 9:11 PM

Which begins with completing the fencing along the Mexican frontier.

immigration reform. It would be “comprehensive,” meaning huge, impenetrable and probably full of mischief. His base wants it. It would no doubt benefit the Democratic Party in the long term.

I find it hilarious to see quotes like these from Kraut and Peggy Noonan. You would have never heard them sound like…..an extremist like me even a month ago. I guess its really a sign that legalizing illegals is dead. What bags of steaming liars these elitists are.

KMav on July 11, 2014 at 9:11 PM

I’m not sure, even if he came out all border hawk, that I could muster up any real trust in him at this point.

thatsafactjack on July 11, 2014 at 9:11 PM

It’s sad that we can’t trust anybody now. They’ll all turn on us for the first person that holds out their hand with a dollar in it.

crankyoldlady on July 11, 2014 at 9:13 PM

The QOTD thread scares me. I have no idea what happens here at night.

faraway on July 11, 2014 at 9:14 PM

Evenin’ . I hate Fakebook.

annoyinglittletwerp on July 11, 2014 at 9:14 PM

The Catholic Church needs to hear loud and clear that hard working Americans do not appreciate it when the Church helps to force the rest of us to pay for shelter, food, medical and education for people who have demonstrated their complete contempt for our laws against ILLEGAL immigration.

wren on July 11, 2014 at 8:32 PM

STOP donating to Churches, Salvation Army , bell ringers, homeless charities, non-profits of every kind . Just STOP.
DO NOT give them any cash, food, clothes, phone-cards,
gift-cards, lodging, housing or discounts of any kind if you are a vendor .
They are just corrupt money launderers for criminal anti-American activities. Choke them . Save your hard earned money. Give yourself a vacation. Buy yourself things with money you were planning on donating to these people . If Buffet and Zukerberg and Gates desire amnesty for illegals, we don’t have to pay for it.

burrata on July 11, 2014 at 9:14 PM

crankyoldlady on July 11, 2014 at 9:13 PM

Indeed. The blight of the land, donor dollars.

It’s the problem with careerist politicians. It puts them on the market block for sale.

Perhaps we should free them of this injustice and force them to hold a constitutional convention and amend for term limits.

Our motto could be: If it’s good enough for the president, it’s good enough for my congressman!

thatsafactjack on July 11, 2014 at 9:15 PM

Just flashing back. Eastwood, empty chair. It’s still pretty good.

wolly4321 on July 11, 2014 at 9:15 PM

The QOTD thread scares me. I have no idea what happens here at night.

faraway on July 11, 2014 at 9:14 PM

That’s all right. Neither do we. You have to be particularly careful about Axe. Shh. Don’t tell him I said so.

crankyoldlady on July 11, 2014 at 9:15 PM

Hard work…. Just gotta get pecs like your’s. Just damn!

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:10 PM

It’s really just a matter of finding the will to stick with it. And that’s easy. Fall in love with some smoking-hot blonde ten years younger than you whilst unemployed and living with your mother. My God man — you’ll read books, you’ll work out. You’ll run 18 miles each week and eat the food that food eats.

Watch this, I can “doink” them:

. . . Eh?

. . . knock someone down if I’m not careful . . .

Axe on July 11, 2014 at 9:16 PM

I think you people have given me herpes.

faraway on July 11, 2014 at 9:17 PM

wren on July 11, 2014 at 8:59 PM

The shuttered Bill Clayton detention center is maybe 25 minutes from here.
Time is ripe for a west Texas militia.
I’ll shut up now.

annoyinglittletwerp on July 11, 2014 at 9:18 PM

The QOTD thread scares me. I have no idea what happens here at night.

faraway on July 11, 2014 at 9:14 PM

Ignore that cranky old lady.

INXS – Never Tear Us Apart ~ Wembley 1991

Axe on July 11, 2014 at 9:18 PM

The QOTD thread scares me. I have no idea what happens here at night.

faraway on July 11, 2014 at 9:14 PM

We all get drunk, get naked and dance to some silly tunes in the moonlight .
It’s fun fun fun
:O

burrata on July 11, 2014 at 9:19 PM

. . . knock someone down if I’m not careful . . .

Axe on July 11, 2014 at 9:16 PM

Some have been drinking. You should put those away.

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:20 PM

tunes in the moonlight .

burrata on July 11, 2014 at 9:19 PM

No link, you get a red card.

cozmo on July 11, 2014 at 9:20 PM

Evenin’ . I hate Fakebook.

annoyinglittletwerp on July 11, 2014 at 9:14 PM

Yep.

Axe on July 11, 2014 at 9:20 PM

The QOTD thread scares me. I have no idea what happens here at night.

faraway on July 11, 2014 at 9:14 PM

Just do a cannonball and jump right in!

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:21 PM

Moonchild – King Crimson

…dancing in the shallows of a river….

…dreaming in the shadows of the willow…

thatsafactjack on July 11, 2014 at 9:22 PM

Losers

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:24 PM

Ratso!

OmahaConservative on July 11, 2014 at 9:24 PM

So… A guy just OD’ed in my car, and I had to call an ambulance for him…

It’s not just a job, it’s an adventure….

PointnClick on July 11, 2014 at 9:24 PM

Oh, wow! All you west coasters, we have the most gorgeous full moon out here tonight on the eastern coast!

Just a head’s up…coming your way!

lineholder on July 11, 2014 at 9:24 PM

And finally, little noah….As if we don’t have enough to deal with. I like the #littlenoahcott

HornetSting on July 11, 2014 at 9:04 PM

+1

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:06 PM

Wait. You have Thor glutes?

HornetSting on July 11, 2014 at 9:25 PM

The QOTD thread scares me. I have no idea what happens here at night.

faraway on July 11, 2014 at 9:14 PM

You get ideas, that lead you over to iTunes to refresh your music library

jake-the-goose on July 11, 2014 at 9:25 PM

PointnClick on July 11, 2014 at 9:24 PM

Think he’ll make it?

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:25 PM

green eggs and ham, Palin.

wolly4321 on July 11, 2014 at 9:25 PM

Haven’t seen the moon here yet…

OmahaConservative on July 11, 2014 at 9:26 PM

HornetSting on July 11, 2014 at 9:25 PM

Yeah…(sigh)…wish Parm was here…he could tell you about Ken’s kilt. ;-)

lineholder on July 11, 2014 at 9:26 PM

Wait. You have Thor glutes?

HornetSting on July 11, 2014 at 9:25 PM

Yes. Yes I do.

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:26 PM

OmahaConservative on July 11, 2014 at 9:26 PM

It is supposed to be a big one tomorrow.

cozmo on July 11, 2014 at 9:27 PM

So… A guy just OD’ed in my car, and I had to call an ambulance for him…

It’s not just a job, it’s an adventure….

PointnClick on July 11, 2014 at 9:24 PM

You have all the fun.

crankyoldlady on July 11, 2014 at 9:27 PM

Axe on July 11, 2014 at 9:20 PM

This afternoon-first they made me change my password. Then they said the link was invalid and I had to do it again. THEN I had to prove that I wasn’t a ‘bot. THEN I had to do photo identification to prove it was really me. THEN They mentioned that FB only allows real names on accounts and to re-enter my real name.
I’ve been using my maiden name as my middle name so school peeps can find me. I put thoses name in-and got a warning that if I continued to try to use a ‘fake name’ my account would be suspended. I dropped my maiden name and it went through.
I’ve been on FB for 6 or 7 years.
I’m LIVID about having to drop my maiden name.!!!

annoyinglittletwerp on July 11, 2014 at 9:27 PM

Yeah…(sigh)…wish Parm was here…he could tell you about Ken’s kilt. ;-)

lineholder on July 11, 2014 at 9:26 PM

It gets tilted from time to time.

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:27 PM

I’m sorry, I can’t be seen here. At least not until the sun goes down and some of you people appear more attractive.

<–AFK

(15, 30+]

Axe on July 11, 2014 at 9:28 PM

Stopping this wave is not complicated. A serious president would go to Congress tomorrow proposing a change in the law, simply mandating that Central American kids get the same treatment as Mexican kids, i.e., be subject to immediate repatriation.

So we are to believe that Jackass McChoomer is completely helpless this time because he just has to follow the law exactly as written, even though he has written his own laws, handed out exceptions like candy to favored parties, and completely ignored laws in other cases?

slickwillie2001 on July 11, 2014 at 9:28 PM

He’s also the one who called us ‘heartless’.

I’m not sure, even if he came out all border hawk, that I could muster up any real trust in him at this point.

thatsafactjack on July 11, 2014 at 9:11 PM

He did apologize for that remark btw.

gophergirl on July 11, 2014 at 9:28 PM

It is supposed to be a big one tomorrow.

cozmo on July 11, 2014 at 9:27 PM

Thought that was supposed to be tonight…

OmahaConservative on July 11, 2014 at 9:28 PM

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:27 PM

Yeah, yeah, yeah…like that is coincidental ;-)

lineholder on July 11, 2014 at 9:29 PM

Well, it wasn’t an OD, per se… Just pills a a bunch of booze… but I shook him violently for 5 minutes and couldn’t rouse him. But the cops and paramedics were able to bring him around, and he gave me 80 bucks for a $30 ride, then got in an ambulance for an IV and a complete blood transplant…

6:30 pm… Sun was still up…

PointnClick on July 11, 2014 at 9:29 PM

This afternoon-first they made me change my password. Then they said the link was invalid and I had to do it again. THEN I had to prove that I wasn’t a ‘bot. THEN I had to do photo identification to prove it was really me. THEN They mentioned that FB only allows real names on accounts and to re-enter my real name.
I’ve been using my maiden name as my middle name so school peeps can find me. I put thoses name in-and got a warning that if I continued to try to use a ‘fake name’ my account would be suspended. I dropped my maiden name and it went through.
I’ve been on FB for 6 or 7 years.
I’m LIVID about having to drop my maiden name.!!!

annoyinglittletwerp on July 11, 2014 at 9:27 PM

I’m really sorry Twerp. Truly. That’s the exact sort of cyber-stupidity I hate, myself. I feel for you. :)

k, now afk

Axe on July 11, 2014 at 9:30 PM

Rush

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:30 PM

On my calendar full moon is scheduled for the 12th which means anytime from midnight tonight to midnight tomorrow night

crankyoldlady on July 11, 2014 at 9:30 PM

Transplant should be transfusion… Damned auto-correct…

PointnClick on July 11, 2014 at 9:30 PM

More ILLEGALS heading for Maryland….

Carroll County officials swiftly voiced opposition Friday to news that the federal government is eyeing a former military property near Westminster as a potential shelter for immigrant children — underscoring the challenge the Obama administration faces as it tries to manage a surge of new arrivals.

A day after federal officials notified local leaders it would conduct a preliminary assessment of the vacant Army Reserve Center, the Carroll County Board of Commissioners convened an emergency meeting and, along with Republican Rep. Andy Harris, pledged to resist efforts to use the site.

“Carroll County will not become a repository for Obama’s failed immigration policies,” said Commissioner Richard Rothschild. He said the idea is “in no way, shape or form approved by the governing body of this county.”

The reaction in Carroll County, one of Maryland’s Republican strongholds, comes as federal agencies struggle to keep up with an influx of unaccompanied minors — mostly from Central America — who are flooding across the southwestern border.

http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/carroll/westminster/bs-md-immigrant-children-westminster-20140711,0,6578313.story

Protest NOW, or learn to speak Spanish. Your choice.

wren on July 11, 2014 at 9:30 PM

YouTubeToMP3Converter is your friend – does AAC also

faraway on July 11, 2014 at 9:31 PM

Yeah, yeah, yeah…like that is coincidental ;-)

lineholder on July 11, 2014 at 9:29 PM

I don’t believe in coincidences ;-).

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:33 PM

annoyinglittletwerp on July 11, 2014 at 9:27 PM

You can always dump them.

Thought that was supposed to be tonight…

OmahaConservative on July 11, 2014 at 9:28 PM

Tomorrow

cozmo on July 11, 2014 at 9:33 PM

OmahaConservative on July 11, 2014 at 9:28 PM

We have an average one here tonight. It’s cooled down early. Katydids and treefrogs singing a concerto of their own in the back.

It’s a nice evening.

lineholder on July 11, 2014 at 9:33 PM

Idi Hussein ‘s cartel and jihady settlement plans in your houses using your money and their children :

http://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2014/07/obamas-administration-paying-over-6000-a-month-to-house-one-illegal-minor/

Obama Administration is not only using tax dollars to advertise… but also using tax dollars to pay more than $6000 a month to house ILLEGALS—NOTE the Tax Free reference in the ad.

When a Murrieta resident called the advertised phone number and asked about housing a CHILD, the person on the other end explained there are no children under the age of 12.

burrata on July 11, 2014 at 9:34 PM

It’s a nice evening.

lineholder on July 11, 2014 at 9:33 PM

I’d love to be able to go out but mosquitoes are swarming.

crankyoldlady on July 11, 2014 at 9:34 PM

cozmo on July 11, 2014 at 9:33 PM

Not until son’s back from Europe.

annoyinglittletwerp on July 11, 2014 at 9:34 PM

lineholder on July 11, 2014 at 9:33 PM

The cicadas are loud here tonight…

OmahaConservative on July 11, 2014 at 9:34 PM

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:33 PM

You mean….you tilt so the kilt gets tilted? ROFL.

lineholder on July 11, 2014 at 9:35 PM

I see the Palin Haters are out in force on that thread…Hehe

Even brought Meredith out from her cave…

ToddPA on July 11, 2014 at 9:35 PM

lineholder on July 11, 2014 at 9:35 PM

HA chicks are hot!

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:36 PM

crankyoldlady on July 11, 2014 at 9:34 PM

Sorry. Those blood suckers are such a nuisance. Can’t stand ‘em.

lineholder on July 11, 2014 at 9:36 PM

wren on July 11, 2014 at 8:59 PM

The shuttered Bill Clayton detention center is maybe 25 minutes from here.
Time is ripe for a west Texas militia.
I’ll shut up now.

annoyinglittletwerp on July 11, 2014 at 9:18 PM

This is no time to “shut up,” ALT!

A West Texas Militia is a much better idea than shutting up.

If we don’t protect our borders now, our country will be changed forever.

wren on July 11, 2014 at 9:36 PM

The cicadas are loud here tonight…

OmahaConservative on July 11, 2014 at 9:34 PM

Nothing making noise here yet. The moswuitoes probably ate them.

crankyoldlady on July 11, 2014 at 9:37 PM

As people tell me we shouldn’t even utter the word impeachment. I remember this man, who didn’t bwck awsy from shit.

What do you think he would be saying today?

wolly4321 on July 11, 2014 at 9:38 PM

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:36 PM

Of course! In mind and body! That’s Conservative Ladies for ya’!

lineholder on July 11, 2014 at 9:38 PM

HornetSting on July 11, 2014 at 9:04 PM

Good evening, HornetSting. :) Good to see you.

I’m worried about Perry. He not only pushed for in state tuition, he also wanted to pass that transnational highway that would have allowed Mexico to move across the border and anywhere in the US and Canada unimpeded and unhindered all in the name of an open trade zone. Those trucks, trains and planes would have gone largely without inspection and all they’d have required was a permit.

He’s also the one who called us ‘heartless’.

I’m not sure, even if he came out all border hawk, that I could muster up any real trust in him at this point.

thatsafactjack on July 11, 2014 at 9:11 PM

Good evening Jackie. Yes, four years ago, those were my exact reasons for dumping Perry after the first primary debate. Another reason was the number of sanctuary cities in Texas. The Rio Grande Valley where all this is happening is filled with illegals, my beloved San Antonio, Dallas/Fort Worth, Austin……the police/sheriffs department are encouraged to look the other way. That bothers me about his leadership on this issue.

I hope this planned invasion makes him think twice about all magnets. If not, he’s just dead weight.

HornetSting on July 11, 2014 at 9:39 PM

Scorpions – The Zoo /W Lyrics

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JfyaRQIbOWM

canopfor on July 11, 2014 at 9:39 PM

wren on July 11, 2014 at 9:36 PM

I’m this close to choosing to move to Israel-but If i do…well husband won’t move.
Do the math.

annoyinglittletwerp on July 11, 2014 at 9:39 PM

I see some folks planning on boycotting Noah’s articles. Serious or just a few discontented?

Cindy Munford on July 11, 2014 at 9:40 PM

burrata on July 11, 2014 at 9:34 PM

Yeah, that is so creepy. I talked to someone from that area of CA today. She’s going to scout the other newspapers in that area to see what else she can come up with.

lineholder on July 11, 2014 at 9:40 PM

F-35′s Grounded/UnGrounded:

http://www.breakingnews.com/topic/f-35/

Farnborough, England, GB
8m
Ground order lifted on Lockheed Martin’s F-35 fighter fleet; planes can fly to British air show, US officials say – @Reuters
End of alert
United States Department of Defense
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8d
US military grounds entire fleet of Lockheed Martin Corp F-35 fighter jets pending engine inspections – @Reuters
Read more on yahoo.com

canopfor on July 11, 2014 at 9:40 PM

An idea. We love our guns. Lets demand the right to marry them.

And of course, liberal bakeries must bake our cakes.

faraway on July 11, 2014 at 9:41 PM

And of course, liberal bakeries must bake our cakes.

faraway on July 11, 2014 at 9:41 PM

Oh, the possibilities are endless!!!!

Cindy Munford on July 11, 2014 at 9:42 PM

I see some folks planning on boycotting Noah’s articles. Serious or just a few discontented?

Cindy Munford on July 11, 2014 at 9:40 PM

Give him a chance. I don’t pay a lot of attention to who wrote what usually. I just throw in my 2 cents worth on the subject. I usually skip the tabloid stuff.

crankyoldlady on July 11, 2014 at 9:42 PM

I see some folks planning on boycotting Noah’s articles. Serious or just a few discontented?

Cindy Munford on July 11, 2014 at 9:40 PM

#ShunNoah

faraway on July 11, 2014 at 9:42 PM

Serious or just a few discontented?

Cindy Munford on July 11, 2014 at 9:40 PM

Must be hagfish and her socks.

cozmo on July 11, 2014 at 9:42 PM

Scorpions – Rhythm Of Love

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vFAf_29KYTs

canopfor on July 11, 2014 at 9:43 PM

Cindy Munford on July 11, 2014 at 9:40 PM

I’ll probably stay clear of Noah’s MSNBC threads from now on. Really not much from those folks I’m interested in.

lineholder on July 11, 2014 at 9:44 PM

crankyoldlady on July 11, 2014 at 9:42 PM

Not to worry, I’m unlikely to join the chorus. When they hire someone who agrees with me entirely, we are all in deep dodo.

Cindy Munford on July 11, 2014 at 9:44 PM

I see some folks planning on boycotting Noah’s articles. Serious or just a few discontented?

Cindy Munford on July 11, 2014 at 9:40 PM

Not being militant about it myself. However, I find him kinda weak for a conservative site.

KCB on July 11, 2014 at 9:45 PM

Ya know, with this immigration stuff, the BLM, the IRS, the ObamaCare nonsense, the constant lying, the NSA snooping, the AP surveillance, DOJ stonewalling, and all this other crap that is going on does anybody feel like they are being poked in the chest and asked, “What are you gonna do about it, punk?”

PointnClick on July 11, 2014 at 9:45 PM

lineholder on July 11, 2014 at 9:44 PM

I guess every now and then you need a thread about crazy on parade.

Cindy Munford on July 11, 2014 at 9:45 PM

Nothing making noise here yet. The moswuitoes probably ate them.

crankyoldlady on July 11, 2014 at 9:37 PM

Time for me to light the citronella candles…

OmahaConservative on July 11, 2014 at 9:46 PM

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