That *bleeping* Gert Boyle video is pretty funny

September 1, 2014 in Cancer

The Columbia Sportswear doyenne appears in Knight Cancer Institute video to challenge other givers with a toast, “Let’s kick cancer’s ass.” It turns out Gert Boyle is the big $100 million dollar donor to the Knight Cancer Institute. Since the information was outed, she and the head of the Institute Dr. Brian Druker thought they’d have a little fun by turning this lemon into lemonade:  Dr. Brian Druker, director of the Knight Cancer Institute, called Gert Boyle last week to let her know some possibly unwelcome news: Willamette Week was about to publish a
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California’s plastic bag ban & fee heads to Gov Brown; pro choice backers react

September 1, 2014 in California, Plastic Bag Ban

The Democrats’ plastic bag ban deprives you of choice and charges you for the free bag they haven’t banned–yet.  First the bag banners said bags were killing marine life by the hundreds of thousands. When that proved untrue, the bag banners pivoted to ‘garbage island’ that churned with plastic bags in a gyre “twice the size of Texas” just off “the Oregon coast.” When we busted them for lying, they came back with new nomenclature. They were no longer merely plastic bags, they were ‘single use‘ plastic bags which MUST BE STOPPED! When people examined their
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Oregon Guvs Race: Richardson Labor Day ad hits Kitzhaber for paying women less

August 31, 2014 in Dr. Do Over, Equal Pay, Governor John Kitzhaber, Oregon, Uncategorized

Dennis Richardson releases ad knocking John Kitzhaber for paying female employees only 79 cents on the dollar compared to men. Consider this latest ad in the Oregon Governor’s race a little pay back for the Democrats phony “War on Women.” Dennis Richardson, a Republican and one of the most decent and skilled public servants in Oregon, has hit out at Kitzhaber for paying women who work for him less money than men. The younger but seasoned state lawmaker from Central Point uses just 15 seconds to call out the Democrat’s hypocrisy.
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How DARE you, Lars Larson! Blowback from complaint filed over union PSA with Kitzhaber.

August 31, 2014 in Columbia River Crossing, Cover Oregon, Dr. Do Over, Elections, Kitzhaber, OrBamaCare, Oregon

At issue is the Portland fire fighters’ public service announcement featuring Democrat John Kitzhaber within 90 days of election Lars Larson! How DARE you pick on Governor John Kitzhaber for only doing what was best for the people! How dare you upbraid St. John and our first responders for doing a GOOD thing! How cynical must a person be to see political posturing in a public service announcement. You’re filing a complaint over a PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT, for crying out loud. And YOU, Lars Larson, are personally responsible for cheapening
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Portland Fire Fighters gift Kitzhaber with free commercial before election.

August 29, 2014 in Dr. Do Over, Kitzhaber, Oregon, Uncategorized

Portland Fire and Rescue gifts John Kitzhaber with a PSA, web page ad and Facebook post within 90 days of election. H/T Lars Larson Show You can’t see inside the warrens of offices in Salem to find out how the people’s business is being conducted. If you could, you’d see how the apparent fix was put in to biff the defense of the traditional marriage constitutional amendment and previous land use cases, for example. But in the case of the just-released Portland Fire and Rescue public service announcement, well, it’s just right
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Hackers claiming to work for ISIS ground San Diego bound plane; Sony online chief targeted

August 25, 2014 in California, Terrorism

Developing… More when I talk about this on KOGO noon-3 today. Hackers claim to “plant ISIS flag on Sony servers Is it mere bluster or has the anarchist left joined forces with the terror organization ISIS?  Today we planted the ISIS flag on @Sony's servers #ISIS #jihad — Lizard Squad (@LizardSquad) August 24, 2014 10News reports the hacker group invoked the name ISIS as its reason for going after the plane and one of the occupants: John Smedley of Sony online, makers of Playstation. Yes. My plane was diverted.
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*Video Gold* Obama will not rest until…now watch this drive

August 24, 2014 in Barack Obama

President Obama says he will not rest until…he at least plays the front nine on the golf course. H/T Andy from Beaverton and the Washington Free Beacon President Obama has been mocked recently for taking so much time off the nation’s problems to play golf. The detached president is now being openly ridiculed on late night TV and by his fellow democrats who were shocked when Mr. Obama issued a statement on the beheading of American journalist James Foley by Islamic State goons and then went right out on the golf
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*Video* Friend of IraqWarHeroes.Org issues “ice water” challenge.

August 21, 2014 in Afghanistan, Army, Iraq War

Since the beginning of the Iraq and Afghanistan campaigns, photographer QMadp has kept track of our fallen heroes on his website and at their funerals. He does this at his own expense and he could use some financial help. Of course the challenge is a take off of the ALS challenge which has exploded on social media. Watch John Posey’s throw down to you. Put this on full screen and wait for the surprise ending!

San Diego Minimum Wage: Unions, Gloria vow to stop public vote

August 21, 2014 in California, Minimum Wage, San Diego, Uncategorized, unemployment

Council President Todd Gloria: Backing 40% minimum wage increase is “righteous cause”. Efforts to put on ballot start today. Monday while filling in on KOGO Radio [listen at 13:58] a man named Alex, who identified himself as the owner of two Mexican restaurants, called me to say he doesn’t know what he’ll do if this $11.50/hour city wide minimum wage goes into effect after what has just happened to his business. What just happened? July first he statewide minimum wage bumped up from $8.00 to $9.00 an hour. “I’m a small Mom and Pop restaurant,
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Jihadi “Message to America” and Twitter: “Suppress this, Obama”

August 20, 2014 in ISIS, Obama

Twitter has been blocking accounts of those who share the horrendous video of the beheading of James Foley. But it’s making the rounds anyway. I was just minding my own business and doing a little social media stuff and house work when I got a message from this guy: Twitter has attempted to suppress the video but obviously this guy is attempting to go around that diktat.

Tom Del Beccaro: California’s present tells nation’s future. It ain’t pretty.

August 20, 2014 in California, California State Legislature, Economy, Environmentalists, Tom Del Beccaro, Uncategorized

 “High debt, high taxes, high regulations & high poverty” You have heard it before: “As California goes, so goes the nation.”  If that is the case, the national economy will be harmed for decades to come because of California’s misplaced priorities today.  Indeed, by emphasizing high-speed rail over water and failing to deal with its debt crisis, California poses a long-term threat to our national economy and is on an economic collision course of increased immigration and lack of water. Despite a much-heralded recovery in the media and by Governor Jerry Brown,
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*Video* WWE Russian Amazon body slams Obama

August 18, 2014 in Barack Obama

Lana, the “Ambassador” for Russian WWE wrestler Rusev calls Obama a “sissy” “girly man” in H/T Andy from Beaverton Lana also mocked President Obama’s work out routine which has been roundly criticized as being wimpy (and, if I may add, in incredibly bad form).

*Disturbing Photo* Ferguson Bombshell? Scoop by SooperMexican

August 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

Witness account captured on video moments after shooting seems to confirm the shooting in Ferguson was justified From my friend SooperMexican over at IJR we get this bombshell from a witness who was inadvertently recorded just moments after the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. The image Brown’s body is absolutely devastating. Find the video here.  @6:28/6:29 of video #1 How’d he get from there to there? #2 Because he ran, the police was still in the truck – cause he was like over the truck {crosstalk} #2 But him and
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