My Dribble – Daily Articles About Nothing Specific

Politico: Obama White House hearts Al Sharpton, thinks he really ‘gets it’

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http://twitter.com/#!/dcarr25506/status/502875465020112897 We already knew that the Obama White House has an uncomfortably cozy relationship with Al Sharpton. But somehow, it seems even creepier after you read this: http://twitter.com/#!/kenvogel/status/502873535455707136 From Politico: Over the years, the 59-year-old former Brooklyn protest leader turned MSNBC talk-show host has embraced a new identity, one that reflects his evolution from agitator […]

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‘Smartest thinkers, my ass’! Vox: ‘Israel doesn’t have to bomb’ schools hiding weapons

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http://twitter.com/#!/FirstTeamTommy/status/489813348985630720 Vox is on a roll today: http://twitter.com/#!/voxdotcom/status/489809278132563968 Can you guess who’s responsible for that brilliance? If you said Max Fisher, give yourselves a big hand! The JuiceVoxer never runs out of ways to paint Israel as evil. http://twitter.com/#!/baseballcrank/status/489809503324360704 http://twitter.com/#!/Will_Antonin/status/489818195553824768 It really is a wonder. http://twitter.com/#!/fredontwittur/status/489810978771464193 http://twitter.com/#!/samdgoldstein/status/489811661310545920 http://twitter.com/#!/AG_Conservative/status/489812510405431296 http://twitter.com/#!/jacktink/status/489813504388759552 http://twitter.com/#!/CajunConservatv/status/489821197786304512 http://twitter.com/#!/MmePB/status/489814231752007681 Vox has no shame. But […]

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Report: Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker considering eliminating state income tax

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http://twitter.com/#!/lachlan/status/412976686565564416 Earlier this year, Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal generated buzz with his tweets about doing away with the state’s personal and corporate income taxes. Now, his Wisconsin counterpart is reportedly making similar considerations: http://twitter.com/#!/wispolitics/status/412964955038576641 From WisPolitics.com: “There are many states that do very well, better than most states in the country, that have no income […]

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Protesters block buses carrying illegal immigrants to Murrieta

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http://twitter.com/#!/tarawallis/status/484093464788090882 Protesters today blocked buses carrying around 300 illegal immigrants from entering the Murrieta Border Patrol station in California. The Desert Sun reports that “additional flights will arrive every three days as the U.S. Customs and Border Patrol tries to address the overcrowded facilities in Texas’ Rio Grande Valley, which has seen an unprecedented spike in […]

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Sarah Palin challenges ‘bunch of wusses’ at Washington Post

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http://twitter.com/#!/SarahPalinUSA/status/493502871980498944 Sarah Palin has made her case for the impeachment of President Obama, and today she blasted the Washington Post for failing to focus on digging up the truth behind what this administration dismisses as “phony scandals.” Palin reminded the WaPo about their Watergate reporting as a comparison: To reclaim your credibility (and the mainstream […]

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Dem Sen. Tom Harkin: Hillary and Bill are America’s ‘comeback couple’

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http://twitter.com/#!/redandright/status/511251732392079360 Here’s another example of Democrats attempting to convey something as truth simply because they say it. Harkin: "President Clinton and Hillary Clinton are now the comeback couple" — Zeke Miller (@ZekeJMiller) September 14, 2014 He's moved on to calling the Clintons the "Comeback Couple," based off of President Clinton's old nickname, the "Comeback Kid." — […]

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‘Now that’s forward-thinking’! Sage advice for today’s tweeters from 1943 Boston Globe [pic]

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http://twitter.com/#!/BrianCrouch/status/476076043875270656 It may have been written decades before Twitter existed, but there are a lot of people who could benefit from the wisdom contained in the title of this offering from a 1943 edition of the Boston Globe: http://twitter.com/#!/emilysweeney/status/476070093907320832 It’s like they knew! http://twitter.com/#!/lachlan/status/476100440149729280

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Russia media chief claims fear of Putin making Obama go gray [video]

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http://twitter.com/#!/lrozen/status/445275005241556992 Dmitry Kiselyov, the new head of Russia Today and Vladimir Putin’s chief media propagandist, has been doing a little saber rattling: http://twitter.com/#!/RichardEngel/status/445296733057449984 Kiselyov reportedly also claimed that this fear of Putin’s Russia has caused President Obama to go gray: http://twitter.com/#!/RobertMackey/status/445270480690622464 http://twitter.com/#!/johnson/status/445290490305720320 Not to cast doubt on Kiselyov’s talking point, but Obama’s hair has gone […]

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Bette Midler worries about effect of climate change on birds

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http://twitter.com/#!/BetteMidler/status/514826986091724800 She’s an expert on climatology, and now she’s an ornithologist, too. But does she know that birds face an even greater threat than that posed by “climate change”? @BetteMidler @audubonsociety And many more are threatened by pet cats allowed to roam free in residential neighborhoods. — John Z. (@jzanier468) September 24, 2014 Related: Bette Midler […]

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‘Unintentional satire’: Michael McKean takes a shot at Sarah Palin

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http://twitter.com/#!/MJMcKean/status/411309489552244736 What has actor Michael McKean invoking the Unintentional Satire Department? The link leads to a — gasp! — gold Sarah Palin medallion from Alaska Mint. What’s not satirical: a portion of the proceeds from the sale of the medallion will go to the Wounded Warrior Project, a service organization for wounded veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan. Not only […]

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