Archive for November, 2010

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Socialists’ God Worship

[Drudge] Obama as Hindu God Shiva the Destroyer

From the page with the picture of the Newsweek cover:

“Here is an image of Obama on the 11/22/2010 NEWSWEEK COVER:

Here is an image of SHIVA the DESTROYER in the “Dance of Death” Pose, no less!”

I don’t think it necessarily means anything at all, although it is quite funny that they would pose Obama in similar fashion to the “Dance of Death” pose. It is clearly not the exact same pose

And people wonder why Barack “Who’s Vain” Obama has an ego problem.

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Porn-o-scanner or love pats?

Love Pats == State Sanctioned Molestation

[CBS] Senators and TSA Defend “Love Pats” at Airports

Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri said prior to Pistole’s testimony that she believed TSA was in a “damned if you do, damned if you don’t” situation, because people would be hopping mad at TSA if Christmas bomber Umar Farouk Adbulmutallab had succeeded. She went on to say the new advanced imaging technology–which has caused uproar because of its leave-no-secrets imaging and potential health risks–is more of a blessing than a curse.

“I’m wildly excited that I can walk through a machine instead of getting my dose of love pats,” Sen. McCaskill said.

Both senators and Pistole acknowledged the public concern that has made mini-celebrities out of some passengers who have opposed the new imaging scans and enhanced pat-downs. Pistole, a former FBI agent, went so far as to say he submitted himself to the pat-downs and found them to be “more invasive than what I was used to.”

Senator George LeMieux of Florida agreed they were invasive, saying they had gone too far and that he “wouldn’t want (his) wife to go through these pat-downs.” He even suggested looking more at the Israeli model of behavioral profiling in airport screenings, which has been largely successful but also criticized as racist.

So, illegally touching everyone is better than legally profiling terrorists.

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