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Warren Buffett Unsure Exactly What Obama’s ‘Buffett Rule’ Is

By Doug Powers  •  September 30, 2011 04:10 PM

**Written by Doug Powers Put Warren Buffett in the “for it before he was against it but still doesn’t seem to mind if his name is on it” category: Billionaire investment guru Warren Buffett, who has become the face of President Obama’s $447 billion jobs-creation legislation, indicated Friday he did not agree with the president’s […]

Big Labor thug watch: Judge fines longshore union $250,000 for sabotage; thugs threaten to “do what we have to do”

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 30, 2011 01:54 PM

That’s the good news. The bad news, of course: It’ll come out of rank-and-file workers’ dues while fat cat Big Labor thugs back in Washington sit clean and pretty in their Taj Mahal headquarters. KOMO News/AP reports (h/t Steve G.): A federal judge has fined a Longshore union $250,000 for its tactics in a Longview […]

Second U.S. jihadi reportedly killed in drone attack; Plus: Refresher course on American bloggers vs. Samir Khan

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 30, 2011 11:24 AM

Whoa. Fresh reports that a second U.S. jihadi was killed in the drone attack that allegedly took out al Qaeda spiritual guru Anwar al-Awlaki. His name will be very familiar to longtime blog readers. It’s Samir Khan: A young American who edited al Qaeda’s English-language magazine, and had urged Muslims to mount deadly attacks on […]

Pastor Nadarkhani update: State Department, Boehner weigh in

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 30, 2011 10:46 AM

Yesterday, I asked the State Department several times if it would be making a statement about the impending execution in Iran of Christian pastor Yousef Nadarkhani. Late last night, they finally did — first via Twitter and then directly from Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Keep spreading the word, putting pressure on your representatives to […]

Dead again? New reports of jihadi cleric Awlaki’s demise; God bless our military

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 30, 2011 10:06 AM

Let’s hope it really happened this time. In December 2009, Reuters reported that al Qaeda recruiter and Fort Hood jihadist spiritual advisor Anwar al Awlaki was killed in an airstrike in Yemen. He counseled the 9/11 jihadists, hailed Fort Hood gunman Nidal Hasan as a “hero,” reportedly inspired both the Christmas day would-be underwear bomber […]

Solar Energy School Propaganda 101

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 30, 2011 12:01 AM

My latest column investigates the green-washing of the government-funded solar energy racket going in America’s schools. Do you know what your kids are being taught — or rather, not being taught about failed eco-subsidies? Find out below. First, a quick Solyndra Watch link round-up: The White House is doing a Chu-step — sending Energy Secretary […]

Mrs. Obama goes “incognito,” Lady Gaga-style

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 29, 2011 11:39 PM


Oregon Gets $5 Million Federal Bonus for Signing Up More Food Stamp ‘Clients’

By Doug Powers  •  September 29, 2011 08:27 PM

Get them to sign on the line which is dotted!

Document drop exclusive: Issa asks CEO about White House/Ford fiasco

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 29, 2011 05:12 PM

GOP House Oversight and Government Reform chair Rep. Darryl Issa has questions for Ford CEO Alan Mulally about the White House Ford fiasco. In a new letter Mulally received today, Rep. Issa requests more information and notes that he is “deeply concerned about undue political pressure exerted by the White House on public companies. Issa […]

Joe Biden: Economy Belongs to Us, Not Bush

By Doug Powers  •  September 29, 2011 03:58 PM

“We’re in charge”