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A Friendly Reminder for the ‘Patriotic Millionaires for Higher Taxes’ Club

By Doug Powers  •  November 27, 2010 03:00 PM

**Written by Doug Powers Joe Biden once called paying higher taxes a patriotic act, and some millionaires are trying to wrap themselves in Joe’s “Tread on Me” flag by begging the government to raise their taxes. From the Daily Caller: While the New York Post reported Wednesday that more than 80 percent of Americans believe […]

Obama Works Wonders

By Doug Powers  •  October 10, 2010 11:32 AM

**Written by Doug Powers Don’t ask me why, but I have a theory that TOTUS moonlights as a romance novelist: At a White House event today with Stevie Wonder, President Obama said the music legend’s tunes help him “sweet-talk Michelle” — and generally get his heart rate up. “I happened to be listening to him […]

So That’s Why Bono Calls it the ONE Foundation

By Doug Powers  •  September 23, 2010 02:57 PM

**Written by Doug Powers All this time I thought that maybe ONE was an acronym or something, but it looks like the Bono’s organization is so named because just one percent of the money raised makes it to its promoted destination: Bono’s anti-poverty foundation ONE is under pressure to explain its lavish salaries after it […]

Bill Clinton: The Opera

By Doug Powers  •  September 20, 2010 07:02 AM

**Written by Doug Powers In the past couple of years there has been a concerted effort to destroy the theater. First an Obama stage horror called Hope: The Musical, and now an opera about Bill Clinton: Everything sounds better when set to music, though on might argue that President Bill Clinton’s life story has been […]

New Democrat Voter Recruitment Tactic: Bieber Fever! (Backup Plan: ‘Hanna Montana Mania!’)

By Doug Powers  •  September 13, 2010 12:07 PM

**Written by Doug Powers You can’t blame these desperate Democrats, really — as of today, Justin Bieber is the only issue that Democrats aren’t running away from: The organization [Campus Progress] is highlighting a submission to its VoteAgain2010 video contest that argues, while Bieber can’t vote in our midterms (he’s both too young and too […]

The Barack Obama Experience — Taxes: Bold as Love

By Doug Powers  •  September 7, 2010 10:26 PM

**Written by Doug Powers On Monday I wrote a bit about President Obama’s now semi-notorious “they talk about me like a dog” line that was supposedly improvised during a speech in Milwaukee. As it turns out, some intrepid researchers are speculating that Obama might have been channeling a line from the Jimi Hendrix song “Stone […]

Former Canadian Idol Contestant Arrested on Terror Charges

By Doug Powers  •  August 27, 2010 08:49 AM

“Lookin’ like a fool witcha bombs on the ground”

Tennessee Football Coach Says He Was Fired For Recording Anti-Obama Song

By Doug Powers  •  August 24, 2010 11:19 AM

**Written by Doug Powers “PC end-around on two. Ready, break!” A Tennessee middle school football coach is looking to the future after his termination for alleged political incorrectness. Twenty-six-year-old Bryan Glover is a Christian who co-wrote a song called “When You’re Holding a Hammer, Everything Looks Like a Nail,” which takes a dig at the […]

‘Hey! Ayatollah! Leave Those Kids Alone!’

By Doug Powers  •  July 31, 2010 09:45 AM

**Written by Doug Powers Two Iranian brothers living in exile in Canada have a band called Blurred Vision. They recently received permission from Pink Floyd founding member Roger Waters to re-make “Another Brick in the Wall” as a protest against Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and the regime in Iran. The video features footage of the post-election […]

Selective ‘N-Word’ Outrage: William Morris Agency Dumps Mel Gibson

By Doug Powers  •  July 10, 2010 02:28 PM

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