Category Archives: military & politics

homogeneousgenius

Pretty sure I made this joke here a couple of years ago, but I had no idea that it would actually, you know, happen. [W]hen the social-media specialist for a private Provo-based English language learning center wrote a blog explaining homophones, he was let go for creating the perception that the school promoted a gay [...]

Wrong! Wrong! Wrong!

Of all the buck-passing nonsense I’ve ever read … A nonpartisan congressional investigation has concluded that management failures by the Obama administration set the stage for the computer woes that paralyzed President Barack Obama’s health care program website last fall, officials told The Associated Press. The findings are in a report to be released Thursday [...]

Right back atcha, y’ol’ _itch

You know … projection i.e. reflecting one’s own warped world-view by attributing it to others). New emails uncovered by the House Ways and Means Committee indicate that former IRS employee Lois Lerner has a strong dislike of some conservatives, and at one point called them “assholes” in an email exchange. The committee released an email [...]

Hillary understands …

… the necessity for committing war crimes in a small country. “I’m not a military planner but Hamas puts it’s missiles, it’s rockets in civilian areas, part of it is Gaza is pretty small and its densely populated.” [story + vid] Civilian areas: schools, hospitals, mosques, apartment buildings, street-vendor carts, etc. After all, “I know [...]

Dayum!

DC’s public-carry ban ruled unconstitutional: In light of Heller, McDonald, and their progeny, there is no longer any basis on which this Court can conclude that the District of Columbia’s total ban on the public carrying of ready-to-use handguns outside the home is constitutional under any level of scrutiny. Therefore, the Court finds that the [...]

ace in the hole

[P]resident Obama says in his weekly address that the American people “don’t get to pick which rules you play by.” [more] Yeah, I knowww … _________ Previously on KisP (Heck, it’s almost the same joke.)

stuff that’s getting harder to do

…The United States paid Russia 60 million dollars per American astronaut to get access to the Space Station. Russia pledged tit-for-tat measures in revenge for U.S. sanctions, by refusing to allow Americans access to our 150 billion-dollar International Space Station, of which the United States paid 84 percent of the cost. Russian Deputy Prime Minister [...]

Janus

Evidently, we need a cease-fire while they launch more rockets. “[T]here’s too much money in politics. … “There is something you can do right now today to make a difference, and that is to write a big, fat check. I kid you not,” [HRH Michelle Obama] said. “I’m going to be honest with you. That’s [...]

Kenya hear me now?

What’s Kenya’s favorite son have to say about … I saaaaid … [T]he State Department said that the Peace Corps “has been closely monitoring the security environment in Kenya … and has decided to officially suspend the program in Kenya.” … The decision comes amid a tightening of security by the U.S. Embassy in Kenya, [...]

state-worship cult leader whines about heretics

Blaspheeemers! Mr. Obama added that “the Republican Party has been taken over by people who just don’t believe in government.” [more] What’s next? Convert, pay the jizya, or die? Cripes! These guys are worse than the ISIS/ISIL, since we’re already payin’ the friggin’ tax! (What? Well, yeah, okay, at least the mandatory female genital mutilation [...]

IRS: not up to scratch

Stuff that makes one’s head crash: IRS Commissioner John Koskinen on Wednesday downplayed the idea that Lois Lerner’s hard drive may have been purposefully scratched in order to hide information from congressional investigators, and said he’s not concerned that this may have happened. … [R]ep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) pressed the issue Wednesday by implying that [...]

ohhh, myyy

What a delicious threefer. As President Obama arrives in Los Angeles for his $32,000 per plate fundraiser at the home of Shonda Rhimes this week, a local street artist is pointing out the irony of the producer of the hit TV show Scandal, a show about a Washington public relations firm that specializes in managing [...]

what government does

Damned if y’do, damned if y’don’t. A Southern California couple who scaled back watering their lawn amid the state’s drought received a warning from the suburb where they live that they might be fined for creating an eyesore – despite emergency statewide orders to conserve. [The Glendora, CA couple] said on Thursday they received a [...]

racism of the Left

Buuut you already knew this: [A]merican liberals — once among the strongest supporters of Israel — began opposing the Jewish state when they started viewing modern political struggles as being rooted in battles between racial and ethnic groups. … [T]his worldview now dominates liberals’ ideology, replacing the class-based and poverty focus that was once predominantly [...]

How do you know when …

… Obama’s in serious trouble? Yep, they’ll lead with the Race Card then play the ol’ Impeachment-Insurance Card. (What? Hey, it works.) Note: even CNN identified the logical contradiction Here’s the video, for you Breitbart-impaired.

because fuqueue, Congress, that’s why

So sue me. Here’s part of the stink. The White House said Tuesday night that it would refuse to allow its director of political strategy to testify Wednesday before a Republican-led House committee investigating whether the administration had illegally conducted political activity in the West Wing. In a letter to Representative Darrell Issa, the chairman [...]

today’s current events cultural ref

~ vid ~ ~ vid ~ Allllsooo, when you view the lead-in to the first video, what do you encounter? Right, a total. friggin’. logical contradiction*. (What? An updated ending for Animal House? *snick*) _________ * Previously on KisP

the other foot

“How we treat those in need, particularly young people who must appear in immigration proceedings, many of whom are fleeing violence, persecution, abuse or trafficking – goes to the core of who we are as a nation,” Holder said while detailing his program to provide 100 lawyers and paralegals for the minors. And yet it [...]

mindless

They can’t do that to our people. Only we can do that to our people.* A powerful government workers’ union will end its support for the United Negro College Fund after the group accepted $25 million from the conservative powerhouse Koch brothers and the college fund’s president appeared at a Koch event. [AFSCME] said it [...]

hit ‘em where they live

I posted an earlier comment with a quotation from this video, before I watched the video. Well, I finally watched that video; and so should you. ~ vid ~You’re welcome. ________ Story & transcript