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Jay Leno on Obama's Body Language after SCOTUS announcement

Fri Jun 29, 2012 at 02:20 PM PDT
Jay Leno on Obama's Body Language after SCOTUS announcement
by OlympiaFollow

Great way to start your weekend - laughing


Shocking new revelations about a Darrell Issa Conspiracy

Thu Jun 28, 2012 at 05:43 PM PDT
Shocking new revelations about a Darrell Issa Conspiracy
by Jimmy Zuma

Newly reported facts reveal Issa misstatements about Fast and Furious

June 28, Washington DC – Bombshell reporting in Fortune Magazine and the Washington Post sheds new light on the festering, wormy mess that is Darrell Issa’s Fast and Furious investigation. Fortune reports that the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives operation was nothing like Issa has claimed. In fact, Fast and Furious was so different that it is virtually impossible for Chairman Issa to be so utterly misinformed. He appears to be lying.

Let’s catch up…

ATF never bought, held or had “2,000 guns”

Fortune reports that the “2000 guns” often named by Issa as having been a part of the program were actually guns that were purchased ordinarily by suspected straw purchasers who were under investigation. They were not guns purchased by ATF, with ATF funds, or for ATF investigations.

As it turns out, only five guns appear to have been purchased with ATF funds. They were all part of an operation conducted by ATF Agent John Dodson, congressman Issa’s ostensible “whistle-blower.” So it appears that John Dodson described his own operation, but made it sound like everyone was doing it. In reality, his investigation was the only example among seven ATF gunrunning units.

Given where he worked, Dodson too, could not have been honestly mistaken. Though not proven, he appears to have made inaccurate claims about the other 1,995 guns under investigation, which would be perjury if he had made them under oath instead of under federal protections for whistleblowers...

MUCH MORE AT: http://www.dailykos.com/story/2012/06/28/1104214/-Shocking-new-revelations-about-a-Darrell-Issa-Conspiracy


Just as he crosses the falls...

On my facebook page this morning...

The quote's an oldie, but a goodie. He wrote it for the TV series "The West Wing"

Warren vs. Brown voter guide

Wed Jun 06, 2012 at 07:15 AM PDT
Warren vs. Brown voter guide
by Jen Sorensen

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