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January 30, 2015

Aloha apple.. the President to Dems re midterms..

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Excellent burn from PBO to Dems re midterms: "When we're shy about what we care about & when we're defensive about what we believe in....."
2:54 PM - 29 Jan 2015 45 Retweets 21 favorites

The Dem Retreat in PA.. Happy to see President Obama..


President Obama is greeted by Gov Tom Wolf and Mayor Michael Nutter upon his arrival at Philadelphia International Airport

http://theobamadiary.com/2015/01/29/chat-away-502/

January 30, 2015

Didn't know that.. but, I know there's a lot of commuting between here and there!

Friends are always talking about going fishing in Alaska in the Summertime~ How awesome are these two diverse states whose inhabitants like to trade off different season?

from the Aloha Lower Alaska!

January 30, 2015

Yeah, I usualy don't pay attention.. because who would have issue

on DU, amirite?(LOL)

But, in case someone does want to be so petty and worrywartish about it.. I will school them with LisaRaye McCoy's Tutorial~



Thank you Again, MADem
January 28, 2015

The Dictator Putin's Trumped up Charges.. but go ahead.. defend that rwinger homophobic, internet ..

suppressing *******.

Putin ramps up Internet censorship, citing Google and Snowden to ensure public support

"On March 13, a half-dozen highly trafficked opposition blogs and indie media outlets were suddenly blocked within Russia. The websites — including the highly respected Ekho Moskvy radio station and the blog of popular nationalist opposition politician, Alexei Navalny — received no notice of the impeding cutoff.

There was no court order, no trial, not even a public hearing. But there’s no doubt the move was official: Roskomnadzor, Russia’s mass media and telecommunications regulator, very publicly announced it in a directive to Russian ISPs, explaining that access to these websites must be blocked for extremism and for encouraging people to attend unsanctioned protests — in this case, against Russia’s annexation of Crimea.

This new formal power to unilaterally block access to any website comes via a brand new Internet censorship law that went into effect on February 1, 2014. It’s called the “Law of Lugovoi” — named after its author, State Duma Deputy Andrei Lugovoi, a scary ex-FSB officer-turned-Duma deputy who is better known as the prime suspect in the 2007 polonium assassination of Alexander Litvinenko in London.

MOre..
http://pando.com/2014/03/20/putin-ramps-up-internet-censorship-citing-google-and-snowden-to-ensure-public-support/

January 28, 2015

Love your

sig line, treestar.. I almost posted that pic for an OP in the BOG at one point in history.. oh, yeah.. the Midterms..



January 27, 2015

Yes, but not as high as Bill Clinton's!

Rofl..

With all the brainwashed hate one sees online.. regurgitated stupid stuff about Pres Obama .. I'll take Obama's well earned 50%, she!



she
January 26, 2015

Pres Obama is at it again in India~Modi Shifts on Climate Change With India Renewables Goal



pic http://theobamadiary.com/2015/01/25/a-tweet-or-two-218/

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi said India is ready to expand its use of renewable energy as a way to reduce greenhouse gas pollution, a signal that his government is moving toward joining an international deal on global warming.

After a meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama in New Delhi, the prime minister said that his nation along with all others has an obligation to act on reducing the fossil-fuel emissions blamed for damaging the climate

The remarks represent a shift in India’s tone on global warming. It previously emphasized the historical responsibility of industrial nations for creating the problem, and the Indian government has been ambiguous about whether it will adopt domestic targets for reducing greenhouse gases. Modi’s comments suggest he’s ready to work with Obama on a deal in Paris in December that would for the first time require all nations, rich and poor alike, to restrain emissions.

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India is the world’s third biggest polluting nation behind China and the U.S., making Modi’s participation in the United Nations climate deal crucial. In November, Obama reached a landmark agreement with President Xi Jinping designed to bring China into a system limiting emissions

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2015-01-25/modi-shifts-on-climate-change-with-india-renewables-goal.html

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