First, Virginia hasn’t “banned” it. Virginia just refuses to fund it. But second, tell me what embryonic cell research has ever cured. If this is such a “life and death” issue, why hasn’t private enterprise flocked to the research and poured money into it? Better yet, if this research shows such promise to cure Alzheimers and Parkinson’s disease and cancer, why haven’t each of you donated your own money to support the research? If this is such a “stunning error“, why did it pass with such an overwhelming vote? Continue reading
And the college is planning to award him an honorary degree! Any of you have a problem with the students and alumni protesting and attempting to have the invitation rescinded? Or should the graduates sit and listen, since, as a world leader this particular person has much information that is worth sharing.
Here is an excerpt of an article about students at Howard who believe this speaker should be welcomed to give the speech:
“Even though there are students who disagree with [the speaker’s] views and policies, Howard said many of the reactions he has seen rise above political beliefs. ‘Everyone I’ve talked to, regardless of party, is pretty excited,’ he said.”
“Senior Brittany Love said she believes the University was not considering politics when making the decision, but rather, looking for a charismatic commencement speaker. ‘He’s a great speaker,’ she said. ‘And if you look at him overall, he has a great image.’ [By John Doe: YEAH, if you ignore his abhorrent views on apartheid] Love said she is excited about the Commencement address because she is taking part in the University’s graduation ceremony and the African American Recognition Ceremony, which takes place earlier in the day.”
And a spokesperson for President Obama had this to say about the speaker appearing there: “The spirit of debate and healthy disagreement on important issues is part of what he [President Obama] loves about this country.” Continue reading
“NO TARP FOR YOU GM! NO TARP FOR YOU, CHRYSLER!”
Your businesses lose money. Your work product is crap. People don’t like your services. Your businesses have massive waste and inefficiency. Your businesses run huge deficits. Who the hell do you think you are, the Federal Government? No new TARP money for you!
The Chosen One has become the TARP N***!
Experience managing an automobile manufacturing company a must. Must be frugal and able to work well with unions. Must have been an Obama supporter as far back as the primaries. “And by the way, the job pays a buck a year, and if you need to fly, it better be coach.” No bonuses. Deferred compensation may be based upon future stock incentives, even though the company could be going out of business soon. And you must be willing to resign at a moment’s notice if The President of the United States demands your resignation. Must sell your automobile and purchase our domestic brand before showing up for your first interview. We are an equal opportunity employer, and do not discriminate on the basis of race, sexual orientation or national origin. For immediate consideration, please forward to us your resume via The White House. http://www.whitehouse.gov/contact/