Not too long after Barack Obama received large amounts of undisclosed money for his inauguration parties from Chevron and Exxon, Obama’s State Department released a draft assessment claiming that the Keystone XL pipeline would have no environmental impact. Accurate economic and environmental assessments seem to have less influence on the approval of special waivers for the Keystone XL pipeline, however, than large gifts of money to Barack Obama. [...]
Since his re-election, Barack Obama hasn’t done a single thing to “respond to the threat of climate change”. [...]
The Secular Coalition for America informs us by e-mail yesterday that when it sought to have a humanist celebrant included at Mayor Vincent Gray’s first inaugural event, “One City … Praying Together,” they were denied. Representatives of American religious groups were given seats at the event.
“We would prefer that a government function such as [...]
Less debt, fewer taxes, cheaper college, more lemonade. I think it might be a winning agenda!
During my walk in to the Inauguration on January 20, 2009 I was accompanied by a journalist from one of the country’s national newspapers. She’d called me in advance and asked to come along, and she ended up right with me on the parade route, ready to interview all the people who didn’t come to [...]
This is easily the most brazen Barack Obama inauguration commercial tie-in I’ve seen:
Change Your Hair, Change The World. Just remember that Change comes from the bottom up.
Kool and the Gang join celebrants outside the Department of Justice waiting for the inauguration ceremonies and parade to commence, January 20, 2009 at 10:20 am:
People kept moving after the music turned off: with wind chill in the teens, you had to move to stay warm, and most of us had already been [...]
If people really believe that the source of good government is God, and not the actual people in government, then I propose an experiment to test their hypothesis. Instead of having senators, and congressional representatives, and judges, and Executive Branch officials show up to work, let’s have them just stay home and pray to God for the next year. [...]
At Constitution & 14th, people were being crushed against fences, the crowd was so thick. [...]