In April, the Obama administration had to admit it was using drones to target terror suspects.
In China, the Bo Xilai scandal erupted.
Iran really wants to assassinate the Saudi Ambassador.
The Secret Service had to have chaperones to keep them from patronizing hookers and getting drunk on the job in what would be called Hookergate. The Secret Service also harassed rocker Ted Nugent for being Anti-Obama.
The GOP sought contempt of Congress charges against Eric Holder for stonewalling in the Fast and Furious investigation. GOP also managed a $46 million tax cut for small business over the President’s objections.
On the Hill, they traded SOPA for CISPA.
The NLRB continued to wage war on business and right to work laws.
We saw Solyndra Part II as Solar Trust of America filed for bankruptcy.
John Edwards was on trial for alleged misuse of campaign funds to support his mistress, Rielle Hunter. Edwards called her a “crazy slut” when he was told she was pregnant. War on women!
Romney geared up for the general election campaign. Gingrich ended his. All eyes turned to Ohio. Obama hits key battleground states early and mentions Bin Laden a lot.
George Zimmerman was arrested and charged with murdering Trayvon Martin and he made bail at 150k. Meanwhile, violence inspired by the shooting began to crop up around the country. Some supporters of Trayvon, like the Black Panthers, were more vocal than others. NBC was caught falsely editing the 911 tape. I kept track of it all: The Martin/Zimmerman Chronicle Thread
Shootings in Chicago continued.
ALEC was under siege by the Left using their favorite tactic: boycotts.
Keith Olbermann was fired again. Good riddance, Jackass.
LL1885’s April posts are here.
- #FreeChrisLoesch: Defend Your Wife, Get Suspended By Twitter
- #WarOnStudents Continues; Adds Our Ears To Casualty List
- Apparently Dems Call The Woman Carrying Your Child a “Crazy Slut”
- Obama’s War On Dogs
- AL Man Beaten By 20 Black Youths; In Critical Condition *Media Crickets*
- NC Dem Harassment Scandal: Didn’t See THAT Coming (Updates)
- #BlogConCLT – Back and Fired Up!
- NC Is *SO* Over Bev Perdue
- Martin /Zimmerman Trial Case Updates
- Dear Augusta National…Update: I told you so