Quotes of the day

posted at 10:41 pm on July 14, 2014 by Allahpundit

Democrats in tough reelection races have a blunt message for President Obama: Keep away…

“It’s a no-brainer,” said one operative who works for a senator up for reelection in 2014. “The second term has been a bit of a disaster, his approval ratings are the lowest of his presidency and Washington is in disarray.”…

Many Democrats in Congress complain that Obama is indifferent to their concerns. There is also a broader sense on Capitol Hill that Obama just isn’t the guy they thought he was, who would deliver on his vaunted promises of hope and change.

“He’s not the most popular man these days,” one senior Senate Democratic aide said. “A lot of people think it’s been one disappointment after the next and he can’t really get his bearings.”

***

The president arrived in Colorado this week. Udall did not appear with him. “It bothers me a lot,” one liberal Coloradan told a reporter, as she took her place at an Obama rally. Maybe Udall couldn’t believe that he was in a close race with Republican Cory Gardner, a cherub-faced congressman whose brightest moment in the spotlight came when he asked Kathleen Sebelius to defend the “brosurance” health care ad campaign. But Udall’s fear and trembling gave Gardner a week of easy attack lines. In campaigning, as in facing down a bear in the wilderness, it has never been a good idea to broadcast weakness…

Please remember that Mark Udall’s tap dance happened in a state that Barack Obama actually won. Twice! The 2014 election is likely to give us many more moments of gut-wrenching agony and Democrats going all Apostle Peter on the president they universally supported when elected in 2008. Members of the White House political team will grit their teeth and ask low-level campaign staffers if, you know, it would be OK for the commander-in-chief to show up. They will be told to call back in a few days. Often, they will be told, “No thanks, but send money.”

***

A convergence of security crises is playing out around the globe, from the Palestinian territories and Iraq to Ukraine and the South China Sea, posing a serious challenge to President Barack Obama’s foreign policy and reflecting a world in which U.S. global power seems increasingly tenuous.

The breadth of global instability now unfolding hasn’t been seen since the late 1970s, U.S. security strategists say, when the Soviet Union invaded Afghanistan, revolutionary Islamists took power in Iran, and Southeast Asia was reeling in the wake of the U.S. exit from Vietnam…

The chaos has meant that the Obama administration finds itself in the middle of a second term reacting to rather than directing world events. Dangers for the president and for the U.S. are growing as militant groups gain greater control. The organization known as the Islamic State, which now holds parts of Iraq and Syria, poses a particular danger…

“Our allies are looking for a quarterback to call some plays here, and our body language sometimes doesn’t show that we’re doing that,” said Brian Katulis of the left-leaning Center for American Progress. “Obama’s always been a look-before-you-leap guy. And I think that leads to some of the confusion here at home, but also abroad.”

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Overseas and at home, the administration seems besieged and befuddled. Obama is in danger of cementing an image of haplessness that would be hard to undo…

Increasingly friends and foes around the world seem comfortable disrespecting the United States . In Egypt, a court sentenced journalists to prison hours after Secretary of State John F. Kerry left Cairo expressing confidence in the government’s commitment to democracy. U.S. ally Bahrain, home to the Navy’s 5th Fleet, expelled an assistant secretary of state. Days after Obama visited the Philippines to support rule of law in the South China Sea, China towed a massive oil rig into waters claimed by Vietnam and, Vietnamese officials said, intentionally rammed two of their ships…

At home, the administration seems equally taken aback by the thousands of Central American children flooding across the Southwest border. It sends mixed signals on whether it wants to change the asylum law in response. In the most elementary sort of staffing snafu, the president found himself needlessly on the defensive during a trip to Texas because he refused to visit the border.

Meanwhile the White House message varies by the day. Growing economic inequality, which last December Obama said “challenges the very essence of who we are as a people,” now is rarely mentioned. There seems to be no strategy to propel objectives the White House had set forth as fundamental: immigration reform, trade deals with Asia and Europe, investment in education and infrastructure.

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Their report concludes that in the last year as the United States and other Western countries have begun to ease some of the sanctions on Iran as an inducement to negotiate an end to the country’s nuclear weapons program, the Iranian economy has begun to recover.

The recovery of Iran’s economy is a good thing for the Iranian people, who suffered a currency in free-fall, staggering inflation and a contraction of the country’s Gross Domestic Product. But at the same time, the economic sanctions that President Obama has credited with forcing Iran to begin these negotiations have appeared to lose their bite, according to the study that is scheduled to be released Monday…

The loosening pressure on Iran’s economy may help explain why most observers do not expect any breakthrough in talks this week in Vienna.

***

President Obama had just disembarked from Air Force One and was still on the tarmac in Rome when he turned to his host, John R. Phillips, the American ambassador to Italy, with an unexpected request: How about a dinner party tomorrow night?

Sometimes stretching into the small hours of the morning, the dinners reflect a restless president weary of the obligations of the White House and less concerned about the appearance of partying with the rich and celebrated. Freewheeling, with conversation touching on art, architecture and literature, the gatherings are a world away from the stilted meals Mr. Obama had last year with Senate Republican leaders at the Jefferson Hotel in Washington…

In Rome in March, Mr. Piano said, the president seemed happy to talk about something other than politics and current events. “I think he was refreshed to sit down in a beautiful place, with good food, and talking with serenity about important things,” Mr. Piano said.

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The president’s trips outside of Washington — or even just stops outside the White House — have become something of a coping mechanism. He’s taken to walking to and from events close to the White House, albeit with Secret Service agents and journalists trailing him closely. In between fundraisers and speeches in Colorado and Texas this week, Obama made time to drop by local restaurants for pizza and barbeque, as well as play a game of pool and have a beer with Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper.

Almost all of these types of events are planned by the White House, though not publicly announced before the president’s arrival. And the White House’s increasing reliance on such events as a way to garner attention opened the president up to ridicule from Republicans when after he declared in Texas that he wasn’t going to take a first-hand look at the humanitarian crisis at the Texas border because he was “not interested in photo ops.”

“Obama’s presidency has been defined by photo-ops and political theater,” said Kevin Madden, a Republican strategist who advised Obama’s 2012 presidential rival, Mitt Romney. “Every time he’s gotten in trouble, he’s sought to seize the airwaves or the podium to try to frame his crisis negatively.”

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In one key respect, each president’s tenure has followed a similar arc. Each initially sought the White House promising to bridge the nation’s widening partisan divide. Clinton pledged to transcend “brain-dead policies in both parties” with his “New Democrat” agenda. Bush declared himself a “compassionate conservative” who would govern as “a uniter, not a divider.” Obama emerged with his stirring 2004 Democratic convention speech, evoking the shared aspirations of red and blue America, and took office embodying convergence and reconciliation…

Clinton pursued agreements across party lines more consistently than either Bush or Obama. But this persistent polarization likely owes less to the three men’s specific choices than to structural forces that are increasingly preventing any leader, no matter how well-intentioned, from functioning as more than “the president of half of America.”

That phrase, coined by Will Marshall, president of the centrist Progressive Policy Institute, aptly describes an environment in which presidents now find it almost impossible to sustain public or legislative support beyond their core coalition.

***

All presidents find that events at home and abroad don’t always unfold as they had imagined or hoped. They find that they’re often unable to get things to turn out as they’d like.

This realization seems to have come as something of a surprise to a man who, while campaigning for the office, proclaimed that he was a better speechwriter than his speechwriters and a better political director than his political director…

Skittering and scampering doesn’t seem to be making things better. Blasting House Republicans for blocking legislation when they have passed more bipartisan bills than the Democratic Senate doesn’t pack much wallop.

Scuttle policies that aren’t working. The alternative is something Obama does not seem to have considered: Back up American promises and pledges abroad. Govern within the Constitution.

Any chance he will?

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Scrumpy laughing at Sparky.

Parmenides on July 14, 2014 at 11:19 PM

It’s only the names that Moochell has been called… Thats what is being blocked…

oscarwilde on July 14, 2014 at 11:15 PM

You are right…I just tried S a s q u a t c h, without the spaces, and it wouldn’t go through…

Doc Holliday on July 14, 2014 at 11:19 PM

Doc, I’m amazed you have to deal with those kinds of circumstances. You should start writing scripts for a TV show. You have enough material to work with. Geez, 140 patients in two days? I leave the docs office asking my husband, “What did he say?” How you keep it together is awesome. ; )

31giddyup on July 14, 2014 at 11:19 PM

That 24 finale… Wow. One of the best seasons ever.

DisneyFan on July 14, 2014 at 11:13 PM

Did they finally kill off Jack.

RickB on July 14, 2014 at 11:19 PM

Bishop! Golly gee Wally.

31giddyup on July 14, 2014 at 11:20 PM

Axe and Sophie Ro, finally together at last …

[h/t Parmendides]

ShainS on July 14, 2014 at 11:20 PM

That 24 finale… Wow. One of the best seasons ever.

DisneyFan on July 14, 2014 at 11:13 PM

Thanks for the update, Disney Fan!

The 24 finale airs beginning in 27 minutes in my time zone.

Going to set up TV snacks now.

The season has been GREAT so far!

wren on July 14, 2014 at 11:21 PM

Did they finally kill off Jack.

RickB on July 14, 2014 at 11:19 PM

They shipped him off to Mudder Russia…with a silent clock.

Steve Eggleston on July 14, 2014 at 11:21 PM

Doc, I’m amazed you have to deal with those kinds of circumstances. You should start writing scripts for a TV show. You have enough material to work with. Geez, 140 patients in two days? I leave the docs office asking my husband, “What did he say?” How you keep it together is awesome. ; )

31giddyup on July 14, 2014 at 11:19 PM

*tips hat*
Just doin’ my job, ma’am…

Doc Holliday on July 14, 2014 at 11:21 PM

I am so sick of Glenn Beck…

OmahaConservative on July 14, 2014 at 11:12 PM

I’ve Been Sick Of Him For A Looooong, Loooooong Time!!

williamg on July 14, 2014 at 11:22 PM

wren on July 14, 2014 at 11:21 PM

Sorry about the spoiler; I forgot about the Left Coast time difference.

Steve Eggleston on July 14, 2014 at 11:22 PM

Each initially sought the White House promising to bridge the nation’s widening partisan divide.

There’s only one way to do this.

Quit being authoritarian, top-down commies! Then we’ll quit being Contrarians.

Well, maybe not, because we’ll still be Americans!

Who is John Galt on July 14, 2014 at 11:22 PM

Evening HA

Brit Hume and Kirstin Powers are equally insane and traitors of the Land of Laws.

The new Baghdad Bobby for obama said, when asked about all the hot spots in the world “the world is more tranquil than ever, under obama”.

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:23 PM

That picture of the oaf, who’s chief, is absolutely perfect for him.

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:23 PM

Barack Hussein Obama, Captain, USS Ship of Fools.

VorDaj on July 14, 2014 at 11:17 PM

Cue Robert Plant

Steve Eggleston on July 14, 2014 at 11:23 PM

Leftists, are you not embarrassed by the azz you elected, twice?

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:23 PM

canopfor on July 14, 2014 at 10:55 PM

i remember exactly where i was and what I was doing the first time I heard that song.

*Get yer minds outta the gutter. I was 10. LoL*

annoyinglittletwerp on July 14, 2014 at 11:00 PM

ALT: The good ole’ days eh:)

Just in, er, kinda:

Israeli-Palestinian conflict
19m
Hamas armed wing rejects Egypt ceasefire proposal as ‘surrender’ – @AFP
see original on twitter.com

canopfor on July 14, 2014 at 11:24 PM

It’s only the names that Moochell has been called… Thats what is being blocked…

oscarwilde on July 14, 2014 at 11:15 PM

You are right…I just tried S a s q u a t c h, without the spaces, and it wouldn’t go through…

Doc Holliday on July 14, 2014 at 11:19 PM

Yea, some of us figured it out a couple of years ago. HotAir aint the Conser4vative blog it once was. Not since Ed got here. Just a hollow shell money making machine run by liberals pretending to be moderates.

oscarwilde on July 14, 2014 at 11:24 PM

Leftists, are you not embarrassed by the azz you elected, twice?

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:23 PM

They have no shame, no brains and no conscience.

Steve Eggleston on July 14, 2014 at 11:24 PM

Hey nonpartisan! Did you see that picture of The Won? It must be dangerous because it just makes me itch to slap that shitting eating grin off his face.

Cindy Munford on July 14, 2014 at 10:45 PM

“Racist” — Holder, the thug, and nonpartisan and related

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:25 PM

Barack Hussein Obama, Captain, USS Ship of Fools.

VorDaj on July 14, 2014 at 11:17 PM

Cue Robert Plant

Steve Eggleston on July 14, 2014 at 11:23 PM

Love Mark Knoffler’s guitar work on this…

oscarwilde on July 14, 2014 at 11:26 PM

The new Baghdad Bobby for obama said, when asked about all the hot spots in the world “the world is more tranquil than ever, under obama”.

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:23 PM

In the same way, and with the same degree of veracity, as Napolitano proclaiming “The border is safer and more secure than its ever been.”

thatsafactjack on July 14, 2014 at 11:26 PM

d1carter on July 14, 2014 at 11:16 PM

Rush calls it Marxist Vineyard. :)

cat_owner on July 14, 2014 at 11:27 PM

Sorry about the spoiler; I forgot about the Left Coast time difference.

Steve Eggleston on July 14, 2014 at 11:22 PM

No problem, Steve.

I’m still looking forward to finding out how they get from here to there in the last hour.

Signing off now so I don’t see any more clues.

A full review of the season would be fun in tomorrow’s QOTD.

Good night.

wren on July 14, 2014 at 11:28 PM

Ever notice that the only two groups who buy into Marxist/Statist crap are the ultra rich and the ultra poor? The latter because they want an easy road to getting what’s yours, and the former because they hope to maintain their station by taking what’s yours and giving it to the latter…

Doc Holliday on July 14, 2014 at 11:29 PM

wren on July 14, 2014 at 11:28 PM

Considering I drunkblogged my way through the season over at Blogs4Bauer, I wouldn’t trust my memory to review the season.

You’ll like a lot of the last hour (won’t say any more).

Steve Eggleston on July 14, 2014 at 11:31 PM

Seen Nutzi Pelosi today? Good Lord she’s had another overhaul, at her age. Her eyebrows today are halfway up her forehead.

slickwillie2001 on July 14, 2014 at 11:31 PM

Barack Hussein Obama, Captain, USS Ship of Fools.

VorDaj on July 14, 2014 at 11:17 PM

Perfect summation

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:32 PM

Seen Nutzi Pelosi today? Good Lord she’s had another overhaul, at her age. Her eyebrows today are halfway up her forehead.

slickwillie2001 on July 14, 2014 at 11:31 PM

She’s shocked–she found out what is in Obamacare.

Doc Holliday on July 14, 2014 at 11:32 PM

Seen Nutzi Pelosi today? Good Lord she’s had another overhaul, at her age. Her eyebrows today are halfway up her forehead.

slickwillie2001 on July 14, 2014 at 11:31 PM

So that’s where the herbicide I ordered for the bush from Hell went. If only it weren’t so close to the garage, I could burn out the stump.

Steve Eggleston on July 14, 2014 at 11:32 PM

Crazy – Kat Dahlia (has one cuss word)

terryannonline on July 14, 2014 at 11:33 PM

Napolitano proclaiming “The border is safer and more secure than its ever been.”

thatsafactjack on July 14, 2014 at 11:26 PM

Or “If you like your hospital, doctor, plan, you can keep them”.

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:33 PM

Ever notice that the only two groups who buy into Marxist/Statist crap are the ultra rich and the ultra poor? The latter because they want an easy road to getting what’s yours, and the former because they hope to maintain their station by taking what’s yours and giving it to the latter…

Doc Holliday on July 14, 2014 at 11:29 PM

The ultra rich know that Marxism is a lie, but sell it because they know they will keep their power. The poor don’t have enough education to be able to apply what intelligence they have to understand that it’s a lie. That is why our education system is failing so profoundly right now. Once you have a good education it is much easier to aplly your intelligence and recognize the lies that make up Marxism.

oscarwilde on July 14, 2014 at 11:33 PM

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:33 PM

“The most transparent administration …evah… ” ;)

thatsafactjack on July 14, 2014 at 11:33 PM

Shame on you, terryannonline, you whining wench! You’re not more than a crying baby and s/b ashamed to call yourself a grown up, you liar. You expose yourself then you run to Ed to harm others.

Go back into confession.

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:34 PM

Seen Nutzi Pelosi today? Good Lord she’s had another overhaul, at her age. Her eyebrows today are halfway up her forehead.

slickwillie2001 on July 14, 2014 at 11:31 PM

Those are not her eyebrows, her belly button is on her back… Figure it out…

oscarwilde on July 14, 2014 at 11:35 PM

Go ahead and whine at Ed, you unjust hussie.

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:35 PM

oscarwilde on July 14, 2014 at 11:35 PM

Really? Because I just thought she took that old tune “Eleanor Rigby” literally … and keeps that face in a jar… by the door. :)

thatsafactjack on July 14, 2014 at 11:36 PM

Shame on you, terryannonline, you whining wench! You’re not more than a crying baby and s/b ashamed to call yourself a grown up, you liar. You expose yourself then you run to Ed to harm others.

Go back into confession.

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:34 PM

Whats Bluegill… err I mean terryannonline done now? (yea, same person, just different socks)

oscarwilde on July 14, 2014 at 11:36 PM

The ultra rich know that Marxism is a lie, but sell it because they know they will keep their power. The poor don’t have enough education to be able to apply what intelligence they have to understand that it’s a lie. That is why our education system is failing so profoundly right now. Once you have a good education it is much easier to aplly your intelligence and recognize the lies that make up Marxism.

oscarwilde on July 14, 2014 at 11:33 PM

At least as long as they can avoid being labeled kulaks and the inevitable purges. While Barack Trotsky made a passable Stalin at the end, there is no substitute for the original Hillary Stalin.

Steve Eggleston on July 14, 2014 at 11:37 PM

blah blah blah! It’s QOTD time!

coolrepublica on July 14, 2014 at 10:44 PM

.
Get yerself back over to that DOJ investigates parade float creator thread, where you belong.

listens2glenn on July 14, 2014 at 11:37 PM

“The most transparent administration …evah… ” ;)

thatsafactjack on July 14, 2014 at 11:33 PM

The smartest too. My schadenfreude overfloweth at how he’s destroyed all their Utopian pipedreams. Now the have Warrenhonta as their next badge of pride. One can’t write about this in good/bad fiction.

Best of all, the orgasmic world, which shouted “obama, obama, obama” has now figured out who their friends are. Couldn’t happen to a better lot. I hope he aids in all their destruction.

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:38 PM

oscarwilde on July 14, 2014 at 11:35 PM

Really? Because I just thought she took that old tune “Eleanor Rigby” literally … and keeps that face in a jar… by the door. :)

thatsafactjack on July 14, 2014 at 11:36 PM

Hah… if she took her face off, it would run away before allowing itself to be put back on that hag.

oscarwilde on July 14, 2014 at 11:38 PM

Gangsta

terryannonline on July 14, 2014 at 11:38 PM

blah blah blah! It’s QOTD time!

coolrepublica on July 14, 2014 at 10:44 PM

Go eat your arugula.

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:38 PM

oscarwilde on July 14, 2014 at 11:33 PM

At least as long as they can avoid being labeled kulaks and the inevitable purges. While Barack Trotsky made a passable Stalin at the end, there is no substitute for the original Hillary Stalin.

Steve Eggleston on July 14, 2014 at 11:37 PM

There’s always Mexico… <— Insert evil maniacal laughter here…

oscarwilde on July 14, 2014 at 11:39 PM

Fluke off, you excrement of humanity.

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:39 PM

** No UnDocumented Democrats **

Maryland Politics
Graffiti on proposed shelter for immigrant children in Maryland: ‘No illeagles here.’

July 14 at 5:25 PM
*******************

WESTMINSTER, Md. — As news spread this weekend that undocumented immigrant children might soon live in a former military facility in this town,

graffiti appeared on the one-story brick building:

“No illeagles here. No undocumented Democrats.”

Aside from the misspelling — which prompted some snickering about sick birds of prey as a photo circulated on Facebook on Sunday — the scrawled message was a manifestation of the bitter national debate over how the government should treat these undocumented children. (More….)
=================================

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/md-politics/graffiti-on-proposed-shelter-for-immigrant-children-in-maryland-no-illeagles-here/2014/07/14/cc89610a-0b89-11e4-b8e5-d0de80767fc2_story.html

canopfor on July 14, 2014 at 11:39 PM

“GET OFF MY LAWN!!!!!…………”

williamg on July 14, 2014 at 11:40 PM

Terryann is one of the biggest morons at HA, a real harlot of humanity. She makes children of 3 appear more intelligent.

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:41 PM

HOW BOINKING CONVENIENT:

US consulate attacked in Benghazi, Libya, Sept. 11, 2012
2m
Suspect in Benghazi diplomatic compound attack is found dead – @*NN
Read more on www.*nn.com

http://www.breakingnews.com/

canopfor on July 14, 2014 at 11:41 PM

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:38 PM

Indeed. “The Messiah” … “The Great Orator”…who refuses to gaze into the eyes of the children he lured to the border, by his will alone creating an ‘humanitarian crisis’ with a pen and a phone… and can’t speak without a host of writers to put the words up on a teleprompter for him to read.

thatsafactjack on July 14, 2014 at 11:42 PM

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:34 PM

She’s alright. Just because she disagrees on some political stuff shouldn’t mean she can’t socialize here. Or,..does it?

butch on July 14, 2014 at 11:42 PM

“GET OFF MY LAWN!!!!!…………”

williamg on July 14, 2014 at 11:40 PM

Awesome movie.

terryannonline on July 14, 2014 at 11:42 PM

There’s always Mexico… < — Insert evil maniacal laughter here…

oscarwilde on July 14, 2014 at 11:39 PM

Historical point well noted (not going to say any more on that).

Steve Eggleston on July 14, 2014 at 11:43 PM

Whats Bluegill… err I mean terryannonline done now? (yea, same person, just different socks)

oscarwilde on July 14, 2014 at 11:36 PM

She had someone banned, unjustly, and dares to show her stupid face here again.

Go ahead and whine at Ed, you whore and liar. You exposed yourself and then you whined about noob. Go to Hell, one of the higher layers.

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:43 PM

Terryann is one of the biggest morons at HA, a real harlot of humanity. She makes children of 3 appear more intelligent.

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:41 PM

I’ll never understand why these trolls want to hang with folks who loathe and ridicule them…

OmahaConservative on July 14, 2014 at 11:44 PM

oscarwilde on July 14, 2014 at 11:38 PM

She must be soulless. I don’t know how anyone with a soul or a conscience could look at themselves in the mirror after all Pelosi has done to her fellow Americans and, by supporting Obama’s foreign policy, the world.

thatsafactjack on July 14, 2014 at 11:44 PM

She’s alright. Just because she disagrees on some political stuff shouldn’t mean she can’t socialize here. Or,..does it?

butch on July 14, 2014 at 11:42 PM

Get over yourself. This is not about politics. She had an innocent commenter banned because she exposed herself, then went whining at ed, like an underdeveloped child.

Lord knows verbie can disagree with me.

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:45 PM

She’s alright. Just because she disagrees on some political stuff shouldn’t mean she can’t socialize here. Or,..does it?

butch on July 14, 2014 at 11:42 PM

Not when she actively and successfully gets good guys banned…

OmahaConservative on July 14, 2014 at 11:45 PM

I’ll never understand why these trolls want to hang with folks who loathe and ridicule them…

OmahaConservative on July 14, 2014 at 11:44 PM

Why do lieberals keep on infesting new states? Much the same reason.

Steve Eggleston on July 14, 2014 at 11:45 PM

There’s always Mexico… < — Insert evil maniacal laughter here…

oscarwilde on July 14, 2014 at 11:39 PM

Historical point well noted (not going to say any more on that).

Steve Eggleston on July 14, 2014 at 11:43 PM

Heh heh heh, you notice all I said was… Mexico… <— Insert more evil laughter…

oscarwilde on July 14, 2014 at 11:46 PM

I’ll never understand why these trolls want to hang with folks who loathe and ridicule them…

OmahaConservative on July 14, 2014 at 11:44 PM

She’s not a troll. She’s not grown up and cum of humanity for not owning up to it.

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:46 PM

cum scum

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:46 PM

Not when she actively and successfully gets good guys banned…

OmahaConservative on July 14, 2014 at 11:45 PM

Whining and lying to busy Ed, the sow.

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:47 PM

Allahpundit and Ed are good bloggers. Love their writing.

terryannonline on July 14, 2014 at 11:49 PM

oscarwilde on July 14, 2014 at 11:38 PM

She must be soulless. I don’t know how anyone with a soul or a conscience could look at themselves in the mirror after all Pelosi has done to her fellow Americans and, by supporting Obama’s foreign policy, the world.

thatsafactjack on July 14, 2014 at 11:44 PM

Oh she has a soul alright. Satan owns it and is already tormenting it, thats why she does the things she does, because doing so reduces the torment she is experiencing right now. It’s going to be much worse later, but later is not right now.

oscarwilde on July 14, 2014 at 11:49 PM

Doublecrossed and Blue – Baker/Pereira

thatsafactjack on July 14, 2014 at 11:49 PM

Allahpundit and Ed are good bloggers. Love their writing.

terryannonline on July 14, 2014 at 11:49 PM

bluegills loves them too. How does Ed’s shit taste to you, hussie?

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:50 PM

Get over yourself. This is not about politics. She had an innocent commenter banned because she exposed herself, then went whining at ed, like an underdeveloped child.

Lord knows verbie can disagree with me.

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:45 PM

I followed it. He tried to get cute and got caught. Nobody forced him to do that.

butch on July 14, 2014 at 11:51 PM

AFK

thatsafactjack on July 14, 2014 at 11:51 PM

Israeli-Palestinian conflict
1m

3 rockets fired from Egypt hit Israel’s southernmost and resort city of Eilat for the 1st time in the conflict; 5 lightly injured – @DannyNis
see original on twitter.com

https://twitter.com/DannyNis

canopfor on July 14, 2014 at 11:51 PM

I followed it. He tried to get cute and got caught. Nobody forced him to do that.

butch on July 14, 2014 at 11:51 PM

Get your head out of your derriere. Grow up, you and her. She has been exposed for years, along with her twin. Nothing about them is ever new.

Schadenfreude on July 14, 2014 at 11:52 PM

Israeli-Palestinian conflict
1m

3 rockets fired from Egypt hit Israel’s southernmost and resort city of Eilat for the 1st time in the conflict; 5 lightly injured – @DannyNis
see original on twitter.com

https://twitter.com/DannyNis

canopfor on July 14, 2014 at 11:51 PM

Egypt, you said? Uh-oh!

Steve Eggleston on July 14, 2014 at 11:53 PM

3 rockets fired from Egypt hit Israel’s southernmost and resort city of Eilat for the 1st time in the conflict; 5 lightly injured – @DannyNis
see original on twitter.com

https://twitter.com/DannyNis

canopfor on July 14, 2014 at 11:51 PM

Oh crap

terryannonline on July 14, 2014 at 11:55 PM

Time to call it a night. Us old farts can’t stay awake too late, and I have to catch the replay of the fresh-to-the-US Top Gear road trip episode.

Steve Eggleston on July 14, 2014 at 11:55 PM

https://twitter.com/DannyNis

Daniel Nisman @DannyNis · 22s

2 hours before Egyptian ceasefire set to go into effect, rocket fire resumes to short ranges over southern Israel. #Gaza

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canopfor on July 14, 2014 at 11:55 PM

Israeli-Palestinian conflict
1m

3 rockets fired from Egypt hit Israel’s southernmost and resort city of Eilat for the 1st time in the conflict; 5 lightly injured – @DannyNis
see original on twitter.com

https://twitter.com/DannyNis

canopfor on July 14, 2014 at 11:51 PM

Egypt, you said? Uh-oh!

Steve Eggleston on July 14, 2014 at 11:53 PM

Egypt does not want any Israeli whip-ass, Hamas is getting really desperate, and there will be hell to pay in Egypt for those rockets.

oscarwilde on July 14, 2014 at 11:55 PM

Time to call it a night. Us old farts can’t stay awake too late, and I have to catch the replay of the fresh-to-the-US Top Gear road trip episode.

Steve Eggleston on July 14, 2014 at 11:55 PM

SE: Good Night,…..me loves Top Gear:)

canopfor on July 14, 2014 at 11:56 PM

that’s why I don’t condemn Anders Breivik

they are killing us

Doyle Hargrave on July 14, 2014 at 11:46 PM

Damn I hope you forgot the sarc tag.

That guy was a multifaceted murderous nut job. Don’t conflate him with us in any way. He is worse than a rabid animal.

Doc Holliday on July 14, 2014 at 11:57 PM

I have to go to bed too. I don’t know why I’m so tired. All I did today was work on my Adams/Brown family tree to send to someone.

crankyoldlady on July 14, 2014 at 11:57 PM

canopfor on July 14, 2014 at 11:51 PM

Egypt, you said? Uh-oh!

Steve Eggleston on July 14, 2014 at 11:53 PM

SE: Yups,..thankfully the MuslimBrotherHoodGoons aren’t in power!:)

canopfor on July 14, 2014 at 11:58 PM

I have to go to bed too. I don’t know why I’m so tired. All I did today was work on my Adams/Brown family tree to send to someone.

crankyoldlady on July 14, 2014 at 11:57 PM

COL: Nighters,..see ya in da Morning:)

canopfor on July 14, 2014 at 11:59 PM

Get yerself back over to that “DOJ investigates parade float creator“ thread, where you belong.

listens2glenn on July 14, 2014 at 11:37 PM

And why may I ask do I belong there? What is wrong with me being here?

coolrepublica on July 14, 2014 at 11:59 PM

It’s a good thing Ogabe helped keep our ally (and to some degree Israel’s) in Egypt, Mubarak, in power.

Oh, wait….

viking01 on July 15, 2014 at 12:00 AM

What is wrong with me being here?

coolrepublica on July 14, 2014 at 11:59 PM

Nothing

Schadenfreude on July 15, 2014 at 12:01 AM

Current time in Israel:

7:01 AM
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 (IDT)
Time in Israel
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Sara Hussein @sarahussein · 9h

#Egypt has proposed a ceasefire for #Gaza to begin at 9am tomorrow. But no indication yet if either side interested in accepting it.

canopfor on July 15, 2014 at 12:02 AM

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