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President Obama: Malaysian jet shoot-down an 'outrage of unspeakable proportion'

KIEV, Ukraine (CNN) — President Barack Obama said Friday that the Malaysia Airlines plane that crashed in Ukraine was shot down in an “outrage of unspeakable proportion.” He identified one American who died in the crash as Quinn Lucas Schansman. 2,046 more words



Saw this on Twitter and could not resist….I may not agree with a lot of what Obama has done…….but it is a damn sight better than we would have had with the alternatives…….

Fiscal Policy

Pres. Obama blames Republicans for immigration issues, says he will act alone

WASHINGTON – It’s their fault, President Barack Obama said Monday in blaming Republican inaction on immigration reform for escalating problems including a surge of undocumented children crossing the border from Mexico. 776 more words


Supreme Court sides with Congress in high-stakes power struggle with Pres. Obama

WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court sided with Congress Thursday in the high-stakes power struggle over presidential recess appointments, in which officials are placed in top government jobs temporarily without Senate approval. 162 more words


Iraq: Obama Creeps Into Action

Everyone has been yelling that Obama needs to make up his mind on what action he will deploy for the Iraq situation……..some want massive military action…..while others want as limited interference as possible…..and then there are people like me that want Iraq to handle their problem….. 296 more words

International Situations

20 Things about "The Watchers on the Wall" S4 E9

Made it just in time again!  Here’s my recap/review of Episode 9, The Watchers on the Wall.  As always, there are probably spoilers in this video if you haven’t watched all of the episodes this far or read all of the books released to date. 130 more words

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