ObamaCare Exchanges Limit Access to Top Hospitals, Medical Centers
ObamaCare exchanges are limiting access to some of the best hospitals and cancer centers in the country — and in some cases, the hospitals themselves are sending patients elsewhere.
Santa Warns Christmas Will Be Canceled Due To Global Warming
Greenpeace is warning children the world over Santa Claus might not be bringing gifts to them because of global warming.
South Carolina Voting on Bill to End Obamacare in State
A bill set for fast-track passage in the South Carolina Senate in January aims to eliminate Obamacare in the state. The law could become a model for other states fed up with the federal health-care law
Air Force Removes Nativity Scene
The Baby Jesus has been kicked off Shaw Air Force Base in South Carolina, according to an organization who relishes any opportunity to eradicate Christianity from the U.S. military.
Obamacare Could Force Thousands of Volunteer Fire Departments to Close
Volunteer fire departments all across the U.S. could find themselves out of money and unable to operate unless Congress or the Obama Administration exempts them from the Affordable Care Act.
UN Proposal For Financial Watchdog: Put it on the Gravy Train
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon proposes to make the watchdogs more like the rest of the U.N. bureaucracy, by showering them with high diplomatic rankings, more perks and bigger salaries worth an extra $100,000 per person per year — not to mention diplomatic immunity
Bush Booed During Mandela Memorial
A sterling example of the maxim, no good deed goes unpunished. Former President George W. Bush was booed when he appeared on the video monitor at today’s memorial for Nelson Mandela in Johannesburg, South Africa, according to the White House pool report
White House Dossier
Senate Dems Use New Power to Confirm Nominee, Tilt Appeals Court
Senate Democrats on Tuesday muscled through the confirmation of a key judicial nominee, in the first such vote since they weakened the chamber's filibuster rules and undermined the power of the minority party
Bloomberg to Force Flu Vaccines for All NYC Children
Autism advocates are set to protest tomorrow against a quiet effort by Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s administration to require annual flu vaccinations for all New York City schoolchildren.
CBO:Top 40% Paid 106.2% of Income Taxes; Bottom 40% Paid -9.1%
The top 40% of households by before-tax income actually paid 106.2 percent of the nation’s net income taxes in 2010, according to a new study by the Congressional Budget Office. At the same time, households in the bottom 40 percent took in an average of $18,950
D.C. Wants to Let Non-U.S. Citizens Vote in Elections
Amid a number of scandals that have made national headlines, the elected officials running Washington D.C.’s perpetually corrupt local government have come up with another winner—a bill to allow non U.S. citizens vote in elections
JP Morgan Chase Deal With DOJ Could Funnel Money to Liberal Advocacy Groups
New details in the settlement between the Justice Department and JPMorgan Chase have revealed the deal may lead to money being funneled toward a liberal advocacy group
Colorado 6-Year-Old Suspended For Kissing Girl On Cheek
A 6-year-old boy has been suspended from a Colorado school for kissing a girl on the cheek. School officials in Canon City are accusing the boy of sexual harassment and they want it on his school record.
Common Core Lesson Teaches Children Obama Is A Messiah
Propaganda: A lesson plan for third-graders linked to a controversial federal education initiative makes sure America's next generation does not forget who is the one we have been waiting for
Investors Business Daily
Colin Powell Pitches Single-Payer Health Care in US
Former Secretary of State Colin Powell has waded into the health care debate with a broad endorsement of the kind of universal health plan found in Europe, Canada and South Korea
The Tyranny of Political Correctness
TSA Agent Confiscates Sock Monkey's Toy Pistol
"Rooster Monkburn" the cowboy sock monkey is without his pistol, thanks to a diligent TSA agent in St. Louis. Phyllis May of Redmond, Wash. says she is “appalled and shocked and embarrassed all at the same time” about the incident
Senator Wants to Sack NFL's Tax-Exempt Status
Despite having grown over the decades into an estimated $9 billion-a-year operation, the NFL retains a non-profit status, just like trade associations and chambers of commerce.
Union-Backed Group Aims to Turn America's West Blue
Examining the Portland, Ore.-based Bus Project, one could use plenty of adjectives to describe the operation’s tactics and activities: aggressive, unique and innovative
Obama’s Speech at Mandela Memorial Cost Taxpayers $500,000 Per Minute
Obama’s 10-minute speech at Nelson Mandela’s memorial will cost taxpayers at least $500,000 per minute. That’s not counting any cakes and coffee he and his inner circle consume aboard Air Force One during the 18,000-mile round trip
Our Leftist Media
CBS Notices 'Another Problem' With ObamaCare – Higher Deductibles; ABC, NBC Omit
Norah O'Donnell's 20-second news brief on Monday's CBS This Morning is the sole Big Three network mention so far of the Wall Street Journal's Sunday report about a "troubling element" of ObamaCare – exorbitant deductibles
Four Things the Obama Camp Failed To Talk Up In Last Week’s Rosy Jobs Report
Yes, a 200,000-plus job month is good, by comparison. But it takes some 180,000 new jobs needed per month just to keep pace with population growth
'Fake But Accurate'
Dan Rather on Memogate: ‘No Question The Story Was True’
Former CBS Evening News Anchor Dan Rather, despite being fired as a result of the bogus story, continues to maintain that he got it right in September 2004 when he aired forged documents concerning George W. Bush’s record with the Air National Guard.
Daily Presidential Tracking Poll: 0bama Job Approval @ 47%
The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll shows that 47% of Likely Voters at least somewhat approve of Obama's job performance. 52% at least somewhat disapprove.
Hawaii Signs Up 574 for Obamacare, at $348,000 Apiece
Only 574 Hawaiians have signed up for Obamacare – at a cost to the federal government of roughly $348,000 apiece.And the Hawaii Reporter quotes sources familiar with the exchange’s website saying that enrollment figure is an overstatement
Memo to Obama
The More Inept You Are The Smarter You Think You Are
Psychologists have shown humans are poor judges of their own abilities, from sense of humour to grammar. Those worst at it are the worst judges of all.
Farm Subsidies Are Going to Groups in…the City of Chicago
Between 2008 and 2011, the U.S. government awarded roughly $6.12 million in federal farm subsidies to several groups in the Chicago area, including a charity owned by Louis Farrakhan’s The Nation of Islam, according to a report released by government watchdog group
Festivus Pole To Go Up in Florida Capitol Rotunda
A nearly 6-foot-tall "Festivus" pole made from empty beer cans will be put up in the Florida Capitol this week as a not-so-subtle protest to the recent placement of a Christmas nativity scene
Study: Men Have Started to Talk Like Women
Metrosexual man has started talking in a more feminine way too. A new study has revealed that modern men are starting to ‘uptalk’ by rising in pitch at the ends of sentences
Rush: People Who Escape Poverty are Treated as 'Suspects,' 'Enemies of the Country'
Rush Limbaugh said that people who escape poverty are treated as 'suspects' in discussing the latest article by the Associated Press on income inequality, which calls financial success a barrier to equalizing income:
Fla. Congressman Grayson Loses $18M in Stock Scheme
U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson, D-Fla., lost $18 million in a scheme that cheated him and about 120 other investors out of more than $35 million, according to court papers
Uruguay Poised to Legalize Recreational Marijuana
Uruguay is poised to legalize recreational marijuana on Tuesday, an experiment that will force the United States to reevaluate its own international drug policies.
Canada to Make Territorial Claim on North Pole
Canada plans to make a claim to the North Pole in an effort to assert its sovereignty in the resource-rich Arctic, the country's foreign affairs minister said Monday.
Canada Split Over Hijab-Style Muslim Police Uniform
Police in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, this weekend unveiled official hijab-style headscarves approved for use by female Muslim officers, in a move that has revealed a growing split in attitudes towards the wearing of religious symbols across the country
Mars One Unveils First Stage of Plan to Colonize Red Planet
An ambitious project that aims to send volunteers on a one-way trip to Mars unveiled plans for the first private unmanned mission to the Red Planet Tuesday, a robotic vanguard to human colonization that will launch in 2018
Antarctica Set Record Of -135.8
Feeling chilly? Here's cold comfort: You could be in East Antarctica which new data says set a record for "soul-crushing" cold. Try 135.8 degrees Fahrenheit below zero; that's 93.2 degrees below zero Celsius, which sounds only slightly toastier
10 of 13 Newest EU States Reject 'Gay Marriage'
Since 2004, 13 nations have joined the European Union and 10 of them either prohibit or do not recognize homosexual marriage, while the remaining three allow some legal "partnership" recognitions but not on the same level as heterosexual marriage
Equality of Opportunity - Not Outcome
Rising Riches: 1 in 5 in US Reaches Affluence
Fully 20 percent of U.S. adults become rich for parts of their lives, wielding outsize influence on America's economy and politics - See more at: http://cnsnews.com/news/article/rising-riches-1-5-us-reaches-affluence#sthash.oCIBgIyy.dpuf
Study: To Give Birth, Sharks Return To Own Birthplace
A near 20-year study of female lemon sharks has discovered the species may wander far-and-wide over their life, but always return to the exact location where they were born to give birth.
Our Tax Dollars
$4.5M Fed Study: 'Effects of Climate Change on Indoor Air
The Environmental Protection Agency is seeking non-profit organizations to conduct “research to improve understanding of the effects of climate change on indoor air quality and the resulting health effects.”
Man Slept For 10 Hours Unaware of Knife In His Back
A New Jersey man slept soundly for about 10 hours until he awoke with a peculiar pain — from a knife in his back.
American Bourbon Overtakes Scottish Whiskey
Jim Murray, an English writer and one of the world’s top whiskey critics, believes Scottish malt is no match for American whiskey.
Constantly Taking Photos Stops Brain From Remembering Moment
Researchers led a group of students around a museum and asked them to either photograph or try to remember certain works of art and historical exhibits. The next day their memory was tested