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annette-dunlea's picture
Jun.01.2011
Barack Obama From Moneygall Came Home To Ireland To Trace His Irish Links: Is Feidr Linn by Annette J Dunlea Published In the Carrigdhoun Newspaper 4th June 2011 p.11 Dublin was the first to greet the Obamas on their EU tour last Monday morning. Although windy the sun shone in approval and there...
wync-yarber's picture
May.28.2011
Why are so many Republicans hesitant to jump into the Presidential race?  The answer is simple. They know that President Barack Obama will get re-elect. This election’s Republican nominee will be a “sacrificial lamb” for 2012.  The real favorites and heavy hitters will not come out until 2016. Then...
aberjhani's picture
May.20.2011
Just before I logged on to check my email and found a request from Red Room asking authors to blog about leadership, something interesting happened. I came across a scrap of paper I did not recognize and on which the following quote was typed: "The leaders I met, whatever walk of life they...
christopher-cudworth's picture
May.20.2011
Now that Social Media dominates as the forum for public commentary on topics political, religious and cultural, you do not see as many bumper stickers on vehicles. But the other day in traffic, I pulled up behind a Toyota Matrix (same make and model that I drive) and was intrigued to see a sticker...
farzana-versey's picture
May.10.2011
The supra-cynics have taken over, scrawling invisible graffiti on invisible walls so that they can say, “Look Ma, no hands." It’s a twisted turn. The cynic is now the one considered politically correct. Those hailing the halo are seeing themselves as anti-establishment because they are...
farzana-versey's picture
May.02.2011
We cannot say it was only a matter of time. We can say it is good timing. Barack Obama makes an announcement about the US killing Osama bin Laden, but there is not a word from him about NATO forces murdering the Libyan leader’s youngest son and grandchildren even as there were rumours that...
aberjhani's picture
May.02.2011
Until late Sunday evening on May 1, 2011, the big news in discussions focused on President Barack Obama throughout the weekend was that he and First Lady Michelle Obama were scheduled to appear on the Oprah Winfrey show on May 2. Then TV journalists interrupted regular television broadcasts at...
kate-clinton's picture
Apr.06.2011
Somewhere those end-time rapturists are kicking back with a big stogey, an Armagedda-tini and a big fat smile on their slab faces.  Bring it on.  The Obstinance-Only Teabagging GOP is determined to fulfill their promise to shut down the government. Then what? Wisconsin Sen. Paul D. Ryan, another...
farzana-versey's picture
Mar.30.2011
  See, I am in a sort of confused state of mind. When I glanced at a report about Donald trump discussing birth certificates, I thought he wanted to know where Christopher Columbus was born. Then I figured out it was something about birthers and images of village elders who help women in...
will-durst's picture
Jan.29.2011
Once again, in terms of political theater, President Barack Obama has managed to flummox both critics and angels alike. Reviews of his State of the Union address have been more mixed than a Kansas Cuisinart stuck in a tornado on puree. Notwithstanding the ritualistic 79 applause breaks by his...