Tag Archives: Crony Capitalism

The Morning Links (10/24/12)

Daily Fuel Gauge Report: What are Obama’s Policies Costing You Today?
Site of the Day: National Review Online
LL 1885′s Picks:

This admin has more holes than Swiss cheese: Ex-CIA agent to plead guilty to leaking classified secrets to reporter
Michelle Malkin Reminds us: Who is White House visitor Hisham al Talib?; plus: 2 must-watch Benghazi videos
Benghazi-gate: Benghazi Suspect Held in Tunisia
Not letting go of it, thank God: Family of SEAL slain in Libya wants answers from WH
Crony Capitalism 101 – Nepotism reimagined: IT’S MAGIC! Joe Biden’s Brother Wins $100 Million Federal Contract to Build Homes In Iraq More: The Ties that Biden
And the tax payers lose: Solyndra wins approval to exit bankruptcy protection
Four years later we get a booklet?: Obama Lays Out Second-Term Agenda With 20-Page Booklet Hey, you know who else gave out booklets?
Recovery?: Stocks hammered by weak earnings reports
The EPA Is out of control: Now The EPA Is Going After Cities
Hope and Change in CO: Four mass layoffs in Colorado in September Related: Size of Colorado bank accounts shrink last year, study says

Must Reads Of The Day:

Presidential Debate #3 Linkfest
Glenn Reynolds: Will cocooned liberals be surprised by Romney?

Election 2012:

Son of State Senator Neal Kedzie Attacked
MSNBC audience boos child [VIDEO]
TRR: Romney Has Best Gallup Tracking Poll Numbers Since 1968
Log Cabin endorses Mitt Romney
Trumped-Up Charges? Republicans Rejected Man’s Claims That Obama Sold Cocaine In College
About Those Horses And Ships
Romney Wins CBS Focus Group In Ohio

Election 2012 Videos

Apology Tour
Highest Responsibility
The Clear Path

Foreign Affairs/The Religion of Peace:

New York Federal Reserve jihad plotter was VP of Muslim Brotherhood-linked Muslim Students Association
Al-Qaida’s No. 2 in Yemen says in audio he’s alive
Iraq: 9 killed in separate attacks in Baghdad
Rebels battle Assad’s forces for gateway to north Syria
New fighting erupts Saturday morning in Nuevo Laredo: 10 die
NYC Muslim Day Parade 2012 – Hate On Parade

Wait, what?:

Funeral for Veronica Moser-Sullivan, 6, killed in theater shooting
4 shot in South Austin neighborhood in Chicago
Another Fake Hate Crime?… Louisiana Woman Says Hooded KKK Members Torched Her
UNC Drops Term “Freshmen” From University Documents Because It’s Not “Gender Inclusive”

The New Tone & New Media:

Stacey Dash casts vote for Romney; Vicious Left says ‘Die bitch,’ ‘hope you get shot Uncle Tom’
C’mon Chuck
He’s not really one of us

Occupy Whatever:

Note: will likely be dropping this section soon and incorporating news (if any) into ‘Wait, What?’

Pictures document Occupy movement

Laugh or Cry – The Videos of the Day:


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The Morning Links (8/28/12)

Daily Fuel Gauge Report: What are Obama’s Policies Costing You Today?
Site of the Day: Doug Ross @ Journal
LL 1885′s Picks:

Most Corrupt DOJ ever: Obama bullying Gallup … DOJ is suing them
U.S. Gasoline: High Price Could Continue Despite Low Demand
I want to be a crony: Investigator Who Cleared Obama In Solyndra Scandal A Top Donor
Just like Unemployment Numbers: New documents reveal Obama administration ‘cooking the books’ to achieve record deportation numbers
Fast and Furious: ATF Official Granted Paid Leave to Take 6-Figure Job at JP Morgan
What are they hiding?: DHS Redacts Quantity of Ammo Order – Issues “Justification for Other Than Full and Open Competition”
Unearthed audio: Obama calls newborn baby a ‘fetus outside of the womb’
Paging Pederast Reid: New York Times Reports Romney Paid Federal Taxes—Will Harry Reid Apologize?
I’m surprised they didn’t edit Armstrong’s bio to include Obama: White House commemorates Neil Armstrong’s passing with enormous photograph of… Barack Obama
Hope and Change:Ford breaks ground on new plant in southwest China

Must Reads Of The Day:

Video of Chinese Factory Story from Private Romney Fundraiser Distorted by Liberals Continue reading

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“The President’s Utility” (videos)

The Obama administration is all about the government controlling the pulse points that allow our people to live and our country to run.

From the NY Times, committing a random act of journalism:

WASHINGTON — Early in the Obama administration, a lobbyist for the Illinois-based energy producer Exelon Corporation proudly called it “the president’s utility.” And it was not just because it delivers power to Barack Obama’s Hyde Park neighborhood in Chicago.

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The Morning Links (8/10/12)

Attention readers: I will be on Blog Vacation from 8/11 through 8/18. There will be a few posts during that time so please stop by, however The Morning Links will be suspended during that time. I’ll be posting a sticky with News sites to patronize in my absence.
Thank you!

Daily Fuel Gauge Report: What are Obama’s Policies Costing You Today?
Site of the Day: The Gateway Pundit

LL 1885′s Picks:

Chart of the Day:This Chart Showing Welfare Dependency Will Ruin Your Day
Obama gun Control: Cartel used Fast and Furious weapon in assassination plot
Build the Fence: As Obama cuts Border Patrols, DHS admits terrorists cross border
President Peace Prize: Obama Ignores Own Executive Order on Gitmo Detainee Rights
Protect your friends: Inside The Department Of Justice’s Unprecedented Failure To Prosecute Big Finance
Holder’s Perez: Perjury on Panthers?
Lilly Ledbetter by rear end: DNC War on Women Intensifies
Vetting: Hannity interviews Obama classmate Wayne Allyn Root on theory about Obama’s entrance to Columbia
More Vetting: Did Senator Obama dodge taxes on a $400,000 gift from Tony Rezko? Continue reading

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The Morning Links (8/9/12)

Site of the Day: Doug Ross @ Journal

LL 1885′s Picks:

Chart of the Day: Helpful chart contrasts Obama vs. Romney on the economy
CBO: Federal Deficit To Top $1 Trillion For Third Straight Year.
Emails: Treasury drove cutoff of non-union Delphi pensions
$1.3 billion in ‘clean energy’ subsidies produce 288 permanent jobs, quadruple cost of electricity in Nevada
Krauthammer on Harry Reid’s McCarthyite Tactics
How Obama’s Hollywood Backers Have Outsourced Jobs
Report: Cronyism behind Holder’s failure to charge bankers
$230 Mil Later DHS Realizes Nuclear Detectors Don’t Work
Obama Regime Extorts $350,000 From Gibson Guitars Continue reading

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