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Monday, November 7, 2011

November 05-07

FLASHBACK to 11/04/2008:  Obama: "To those Americans whose support I have yet to earn -- I may not have won your vote, but I hear your voices, I need your help, and I will be your president, too"
http://articles.cnn.com/2008-11-04/politics/election.president_1_historic-victory-president-barack-obama-vice-president-joe-biden?_s=PM:POLITICS
---Giant effigy of U.S. President Barack Obama is held up in Zuccotti Park... (PICTURE)
http://news.yahoo.com/photos/giant-effigy-u-president-obama-held-people-affiliated-photo-212714601.html
---DOJ abandons FOIA changes that would have prevented government from lying...
http://www.theblaze.com/stories/justice-dept-abandons-foia-changes-that-would-have-permitted-govt-lying/
---"ObamaCare's Billions In Hidden Pork For Unions" (GRAPH)
http://news.investors.com/Article/590517/201111031841/ObamaCares-Union-Slush-Fund.htm
---Obama Administration OPPOSES adding FDR's D-Day Prayer to WWII memorial, says the prayer would "dilute" the memorial's central message...
http://www.witn.com/home/headlines/Obama_Administration_Opposes_Adding_FDR_Prayer_To_War_Memorial_133210888.html
---White House rejects subpoena request for Solyndra docs
http://campaign2012.washingtonexaminer.com/blogs/beltway-confidential/wh-rejects-subpoena-request-solyndra-docs

The Fed, QE1/2/3, Debt/Deficit, Debt Ceiling, Inflation

U.S. approaches $15 trillion debt limit
http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2011/11/u-s-approaches-15-trillion-debt-limit/
Detroit:  City literally rips out 1,000 streetlights due to budget cuts
http://www.theblaze.com/stories/rock-bottom-debt-ridden-detroit-suburb-literally-rips-out-1000-streetlights-darkens-town/
EuroZone CollapseWatch:
---Greek lawmakers seek route to nationalism as confidence vote nears
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-11-04/greek-lawmakers-seek-route-to-national-government-as-confidence-vote-nears.html

Stock/Business/Housing/Job Markets, Gold/Silver, Food Supply

Employers add 80,000 jobs in October, jobless rate dips from 9.1% to 9.0%...
http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2011/11/04/employers-add-80000-jobs-in-october-jobless-rate-dips-to-percent/
---Jobs Report: 'Things Are So Bad That This Looks Good'
http://www.cnbc.com/id/45164551
---McDonald's chief : Curb spending and cut taxes
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/economics/8873022/McDonalds-chief-Curb-spending-and-cut-taxes.html
---Most of the unemployed no longer receive benefits
http://www.cnbc.com/id/45174237
"The rising cost of eating"
http://www.mpnnow.com/business/x329156672/Economy-The-rising-cost-of-eating
("Higher commodity costs, higher energy costs and a greater demand for food globally has contributed to driving food costs up")
OpEd:  "Shale Gas Revolution"
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/11/04/opinion/brooks-the-shale-gas-revolution.html?_r=2&partner=rssnyt&emc=rss
("The U.S. is polarized between “drill, baby, drill” conservatives, who seem suspicious of most regulation, and some environmentalists, who seem to regard fossil fuels as morally corrupt and imagine we can switch to wind and solar overnight.")

Big Gov't, Socialism/Nazism/Progressivism/Marxism/Communism/Globalism

Oregon:  Navy veteran could be evicted for hanging American flag...
http://www.wtsp.com/news/national/article/218857/81/Navy-veteran-
New Jersey:  Vernon Township boots town mayor, town managers entire based upon the Declaration Of Independence...
http://www.theblaze.com/stories/beck-discovers-story-of-one-towns-declaration-of-independence/
White House rejects subpoena request for Solyndra docs
http://campaign2012.washingtonexaminer.com/blogs/beltway-confidential/wh-rejects-subpoena-request-solyndra-docs
DOJ abandons FOIA changes that would have permitted gov’t lying
http://www.theblaze.com/stories/justice-dept-abandons-foia-changes-that-would-have-permitted-govt-lying/
"ObamaCare Covert Bailout [Early Retiree Reinsurance Program or 'ERRP'] Should Be Scrutinized"
http://nlpc.org/stories/2011/11/03/obamacare-covert-bailout-should-be-scrutinized
---"ObamaCare's Billions In Hidden Pork For Unions" (GRAPH)
http://news.investors.com/Article/590517/201111031841/ObamaCares-Union-Slush-Fund.htm
U.N.:  $2 billion building binge: Getting worse while it lobbies for $3 billion more...
http://www.foxnews.com/world/2011/11/03/gift-that-keeps-on-giving-un-lobbying-for-3b-in-future-projects-while
Connecticut:  State lawmakers want gas stations with generators...
http://www.wfsb.com/story/15958258/state-lawmakers-want-gas-stations-with-generators
Anxiety over upcoming test of U.S. emergency system...
http://www.breitbart.com/article.php?id=CNG.0dcb7d3d860d0cf5c7d1a0b3866f2f13.ad1&show_article=1
---UPDATE:  Nov. 9 nationwide EAS test shortened to 30 seconds
http://www.televisionbroadcast.com/article/125794
OpEd:  "Where are the Billionaires Supporting the Second Amendment?"
http://www.ammoland.com/2011/11/03/where-are-the-billionaires-supporting-the-second-amendment/
Moscow:  Nazi-saluting nationalists march through Moscow in 'Take back Russia' protest over Muslim migrants
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2057649/Nazi-saluting-nationalists-Take-Russia-march-Moscow-Muslim-migrants.html

Ecological/Economic/
Educational/Social "Justice", Redistribution Of Wealth
Obama Administration OPPOSES adding FDR's D-Day Prayer to WWII memorial, says the prayer would "dilute" the memorial's central message...
http://www.witn.com/home/headlines/Obama_Administration_Opposes_Adding_FDR_Prayer_To_War_Memorial_133210888.html

Air Force Academy backtracks on Christmas toy drive because it’s "too Christian"...
http://www.theblaze.com/stories/air-force-academy-backtracks-on-christmas-toy-drive-because-its-too-christian/
Solyndra filing shows founder/CEO Chris Gronet got $456,000 severance...
http://www.bizjournals.com/sanjose/news/2011/11/02/solyndra-filing-shows-founder-got.html
Debbie Wasserman-Schultz: Saying life begins at conception is "extreme and radical"
http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/debbie-wasserman-schultz-saying-life-begins-conception-extreme-and-radical
Top U.S. companies [Google, Microsoft, Citigroup, IBM, GE and others] urge new Internet trade rules
http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/11/03/us-usa-trade-internet-idUSTRE7A262V20111103
---Google changes search algorithm, trying to make results more timely
http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/11/03/google-changes-search-algorithm-trying-to-make-results-more-timely/?hp
U.K.:  Comic book hero Tintin banned from children's shelves over 'racism' fears
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/books/booknews/8866991/Tintin-banned-from-childrens-shelves-over-racism-fears.html

Illegal Aliens, Open Borders, National Security

CIA following Twitter, Facebook
http://news.yahoo.com/ap-exclusive-cia-following-twitter-facebook-081055316.html
Feds concerned about hackers opening prison doors

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2011/nov/4/feds-concerned-about-hackers-opening-prison-doors/
Kentucky:  Soldier faces spying allegations
http://www.local12.com/News/Local/story/Kentucky-Soldier-Faces-Spying-Allegations/UkOumVHXHEa92HrLGXC1WQ.cspx#.TrQIBVCyipQ.twitter
Texas:  Arrests of Mexican drug cartel leaders in Texas raise concerns
http://news.yahoo.com/arrests-mexican-drug-cartel-leaders-texas-raise-concerns-213651258.html
---AZ Gov. Jan Brewer slams media for using "race card" to "shut down" debate on illegal aliens (VIDEO)
http://standwitharizona.com/blog/2011/11/04/jan-brewer-slams-media-for-using-race-card-to-shut-down-debate-on-illegal-immigration/

Civil/Racial Unrest

NYC:  Hate crimes at Queens libraries and Jewish temple
http://www.myfoxny.com/dpp/news/hate-crimes-at-queens-libraries-and-jewish-temple-20111104-lgf
HArtford:  Tempers flare over 6 days of Conn. power outages
http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_OCTOBER_SNOW?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2011-11-04-19-00-14
L.A.:  City wants to charge inmates $143 PER DAY of incarceration...
http://losangeles.cbslocal.com/2011/11/03/charge-inmates-to-stay-in-jail-riverside-county-eyes-5m-revenue-boost/
Detroit:  100 bus drivers refuse to run routes after attack by teens..
http://detroit.cbslocal.com/2011/11/04/d-dot-drivers-refuse-to-run-routes-bus-riders-stranded/

Caliphate/Khilafah, Sharia'h, Jihad/Islamic Terrorism

REPORT: Iran in final stages of developing nuclear weapons...
http://www.haaretz.com/print-edition/news/an-inside-look-at-the-base-where-iran-is-developing-nuclear-weapons-1.393920
Egypt:  Military's new proposals sparks furor with Islamists, Muslim Brotherhood; MAY CAUSE "SECOND REVOLUTION"...

http://apnews.myway.com/article/20111103/D9QPEVR00.html
---U.S. State Department training Islamic political parties in Egypt
http://thecable.foreignpolicy.com/posts/2011/11/03/state_department_training_islamic_political_parties_in_egypt
("We don't do party support. What we do is party training...and we do it to whoever comes")
---OpEd:  "How Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood will win"
http://mideast.foreignpolicy.com/posts/2011/11/03/how_the_muslim_brotherhood_will_win
Michigan:  CAIR warns mosques to tighten security ahead of Christian day-of-prayer...
http://www.upi.com/Top_News/US/2011/11/03/Mich-mosques-warned-to-tighten-security/UPI-35121320357806/?spt=hs&or=tn
---Chicago:  Study shows new mosques cropping up in Chicago...
http://www.npr.org/2011/11/03/141945254/new-mosques-cropping-up-in-chicago-study-shows
---Russia:  Huge mosque for Moscow
http://themoscownews.com/local/20111103/189177764.html
Israeli Navy boards two Gaza-bound flotilla ships
http://www.theblaze.com/stories/israeli-navy-boards-two-gaza-flotilla-ships/

France:  Firebombed French paper reprints Muhammad cartoon that got it bombed
http://www.jihadwatch.org/2011/11/firebombed-french-paper-reprints-muhammad-cartoon-that-got-it-bombed.html


"This Is What Democracy Looks Like"

China:  More than HALF of China's millionaires are considering emigrating to the United States...
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204394804577011760523331438.html
China:  State jails grandmother who organised protest
http://www.breitbart.com/article.php?id=CNG.415a7b70d2c87769867bb7263cd5057f.981&show_article=1
Venezuela:  Radio station says troops seize equipment
http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/L/LT_VENEZUELA_MEDIA?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2011-11-03-17-55-46
North Korea:  Communist regime executes five top gov't officials in purge ordered by dictator Kim Jong-Il

http://www.cathnewsindia.com/2011/11/04/north-korea-shoots-five-top-men-in-purge/
---Up to 400,000 U.S. troops would be required if North Korea folds...
http://english.chosun.com/site/data/html_dir/2011/11/04/2011110400970.html

--
"[D]emocracies have ever been spectacles of turbulence and contention; have ever been found incompatible with personal security, or the rights of property; and have, in general, been as short in their lives as they have been violent in their deaths." ~~ James Madison, Federalist No. 10, 1787

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