Saturday, June 23, 2012
Friday, June 22, 2012
Obama's Media Now Ignors Death Milestone
Unlike Iraq ... ABC, NBC, PBS, and MSNBC Skip 2,000 Marker in Afghanistan...
Newsbusters - On June 13, the CBS Evening News devoted a story by David Martin to the Afghanistan death count reaching 2,000, as Martin interviewed a mother of a fallen Marine. CBS was alone. There was no story last week on the Afghanistan death “milestone” on ABC, NBC, the PBS NewsHour – or even on the MSNBC programs found in Nexis, including Rachel “Our Military’s In a Perilous Drift” Maddow.
But the networks were all more aggressive when the 2,000 mark arrived in Iraq on October 25, 2005. The Big Three networks devoted 14 morning and evening news stories to the death toll from October 24 through the end of October, and another 24 anchor briefs or mentions. They used the number to spell “disaster for this White House.” [...] ---->Read more
* 630 of those deaths occurred in 8 years under George W. Bush...the rest in the 3+ years under Obama.
Thursday, June 21, 2012
Pelosi "Could Have Arrested Karl Rove"
Pelosi: "I could have arrested Karl Rove on any given day"
The Daily Caller:
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi attacked House Republicans for pursuing contempt of Congress charges against Attorney General Eric Holder on Wednesday.
“I could have arrested Karl Rove on any given day,” Pelosi said on Wednesday, The Huffington Post reports. “I’m not kidding. There’s a prison here in the Capitol. If we had spotted him in the Capitol, we could have arrested him.”
It’s unclear if Pelosi is aware Rove did not serve in a Bush administration position that’s identical to Holder’s in the Obama administration. Rove was a senior policy adviser — a position that’s more similar to Valerie Jarrett’s or David Axelrod’s on President Barack Obama’s team. Holder is the attorney general, the top law enforcement official in the United States. Pelosi spokesman Nadeam Elshami wouldn’t answer when The Daily Caller asked if Pelosi was aware of the distinction. [...] -->Read all
Karl Roves response:
Wednesday, June 20, 2012
Tuesday, June 19, 2012
Monday, June 18, 2012
Biden Praises China's Cities After Potemkin Tour
Washinton Examiner - Biden to mayors: Great cities are now in China
"If I blindfolded Americans and took them into some of the airports or ports in China, and then took one of them to any of your cities in the middle of the night just so that they could see it," Biden said. "If I said, 'which one is in America and which one is in China,' most Americans would say, 'That great one is in America.'"
"It's not." Biden said emphatically.
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