My Dribble – Daily Articles About Nothing Specific

WTF? Mo. state senator who ‘hoped’ for Trump assassination pushes petition that’s BEYOND parody

, , ,

Missouri State Senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal is still in hot water after a now-deleted Facebook post in which she expressed a “hope” that someone would assassinate President Trump. In spite of calls to resign from politicians including Missouri Democrats, Chappelle-Nadal remains defiant: Missouri Dem who hoped for Trumps assassination wont resign, wants respect https://t.co/wtSTW46iq5 — Twitchy […]

Read More...

President Obama has ‘full confidence’ in the Secret Service

, , , ,

http://twitter.com/#!/edhenryTV/status/513456395409457152 Mark Knoller of CBS reports on the latest developments after security breeches at the White House yesterday and today: Secret Service Director orders beefed up patrols and surveillance along Pennsylvania Ave fence line at White House – site of fence jumping. — Mark Knoller (@markknoller) September 20, 2014 Further, USSS Dir Julia Pierson orders immediate comprehensive […]

Read More...

Does David Axelrod have a problem with GOP congresswomen who talk about ‘ladies’?

, , , , ,

http://twitter.com/#!/baseballcrank/status/453945777467822080 Yesterday, GOP Rep. Lynn Jenkins criticized the Democrats’ “gender wage gap” ridiculousness: Jenkins called the Democratic criticism of Republican policies toward women “condescending.” “Let me set the record straight: We strongly support equal pay for equal work,” she said. “And I’m proud that I live in a country where it’s illegal to discriminate in the […]

Read More...

Unattended bag near White House sends Secret Service back into action

,

http://twitter.com/#!/minewsplace/status/518867169023897600 It may not be as dramatic as a fence-jumping man armed with a knife running though the East Room, but an unattended bag near the White House today gave the Secret Service a chance to redeem themselves somewhat as a competent agency. Area in front of the White House closed, one Secret Service officer […]

Read More...

Man reportedly detained after jumping WH fence, punching dog [video]

, , ,

http://twitter.com/#!/JTSTheHill/status/525064414366814208 Well, fortunately, it looks like they at least caught him before he got into the White House. So, progress! This happened a few minutes ago — michael viqueira (@mikeviqueira) October 22, 2014 Our AJAM cameraman saw a man jump the White House fence. He then saw the man apprehended with the help of USSS […]

Read More...

‘I’m gonna be pissed’: ‘Feminist’ bro loses it over Julia Pierson resignation

, , , ,

http://twitter.com/#!/exjon/status/517407135647670272 Charles Clymer writes for the Huffington Post and PolicyMic. He is also an ardent feminist — and he takes that very seriously: Feminism saved my life. It freed me. It allowed me to be myself. It liberated me from the idea of what a man "should" be. #HeForShe — Charles Clymer (@cmclymer) October 1, […]

Read More...

Check out the game-changing security measure added to the White House

, , , ,

http://twitter.com/#!/rob_addison/status/514383250849284096 It’s a waist-high fence: Additional security fence now in place at the WH to prevent any further fence jumping incidents. pic.twitter.com/a8rwaPmcYH — Mark Knoller (@markknoller) September 23, 2014 The makeshift fence keeps pedestrians/tourists 10 feet back from the WH fence over which an intruder jumped Friday. pic.twitter.com/JnxXLFRHsN — Mark Knoller (@markknoller) September 23, 2014 […]

Read More...