Krauthammer’s Advice to GOP: “Take the Side of the Little Sisters of the Poor – You Can’t Lose” (Video)

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After yesterday’s “media tempest in a teapot” over some misquoted lines from a Mike Huckabee’s speech, pundits are debating whether Republican men should discuss women’s issues or just zip it. In a speech before the NRC, the former Arkansas Governor said Democrats want to “insult the women of America by making them believe that they are helpless without Uncle Sugar coming in and providing for them a prescription each month for birth control, because they cannot control their libido or their reproductive system without the help of government.” Some media outlets reported the line as if Huck himself believed women can’t control their libido. Many took offense that he characterized Democrats as believing the same.

John Hayward weighed in at the Conversation,arguing that men shouldn’t shy away from important issues, but learn to avoid certain words and phrases that can be easily mischaracterized.

The other conservative backlash I’ve noticed against…

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Chuck Schumer Calls on IRS to Target Tea Party

20 Early Warning Signs That We Are Approaching A Global Economic Meltdown

Alternative News & Disaster News

Michael Snyder
Economic Collapse
January 24, 2014

Have you been paying attention to what has been happening in Argentina, Venezuela, Brazil, Ukraine, Turkey and China?  If you are like most Americans, you have not been.  Most Americans don’t seem to really care too much about what is happening in the rest of the world, but they should.

Image: NYSE (Wikimedia Commons).

In major cities all over the globe right now, there is looting, violence, shortages of basic supplies, and runs on the banks.  We are not at a “global crisis” stage yet, but things are getting worse with each passing day.  For a while, I have felt that 2014 would turn out to be a major “turning point” for the global economy, and so far that is exactly what it is turning out to be.  The following are 20 early warning signs that we are rapidly approaching a global economic…

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Spanish IKEA store receives more than 100,000 applications for 400 jobs

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APRIL 27, 2006 FILE PHOTOFrom NY Daily News:

An IKEA store set to open in Spain has received more than 100,000 online applications alone for just 400 jobs.

Cash-strapped Spaniards desperate for work have been submitting CVs from across the country in a bid to work at the home furnishing firm’s Alfafar branch, outside the eastern city of Valencia.

It means on average a staggering 250 people have applied for each single job.

Youth unemployment for Spain — for those aged 18 to 25 years old — currently stands at a staggering 57.7%, with more than one in four (25.7%) of adults out of work.

The application process initially opened on Dec. 2.


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Almost Everything Obama’s Said About Marijuana Over The Years

Sheeple: People unable to think for themselves

Like all things Obama, it seems to depend on who he is having a conversation with.

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Growing up in Hawaii, Barack Obama belonged to a group of friends who were known as the “Choom Gang.” Choom is a verb which means “to smoke marijuana.” According to David Maraniss’ book Barack Obama: The Story, the young Obama popularized a smoking trend known as “TA” (short for “total absorption”) and “roof hits,” where the group would smoke with all the car windows rolled up to not let any smoke escape. Obama was also known to cut into other people’s turn when a joint was being passed around and yelling “interception.”

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