Obama Makes Things Better by Making Things Worse

  Originally posted at the Blacksphere Few would argue that the unemployment statistics are shockingly abysmal.   Recently, Alabama Republican Senator Jeff Sessions pointed out that “for every one job added, nearly 5 people left the workforce.” According to Senator Sessions: In December, the economy added only 74,000 jobs – …

Looks Like 52% of Those Eligible to Work are Out of the Labor Force

Originally posted at the Blacksphere One of Friday’s Drudge Report headlines read: The shocking title linked to an article entitled: “People Not in Labor Force Soar to Record 91.8 million; Participation Rate Plunges to 1978 Levels.” Here’s what the article says:   Curious why despite the huge miss in payrolls the …

No Telethon for Obamacare Victims!

Originally posted at the Blacksphere Hurricane Katrina brought devastation to New Orleans, a city that is home to over 300,000 people. And the Hollywood knee-jerk reaction was…Telethon! For weeks there was much weeping and gnashing of teeth, hysterical news anchors, and disturbing images of suffering people on rooftops and crammed …

Sheila Jackson Lee Wants to Revamp Welfare’s Image

Originally posted at the Blacksphere On behalf of those who want to gussy-up bad social policy with fancy words, Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas), the woman known for her famous braids and multi-colored pashminas, is proposing the term “welfare” be changed to “transitional living fund.” Wait! Does Sheila mean “transitional” like …

Did Toe-Sucking Spitzer Muck up the Hot Tub?

Originally posted at the Blacksphere My, my, my, it seems we’ve traveled back to the days when former Clinton advisor/current political pundit Dick Morris was caught sucking the toes of a prostitute named Sherry Rowlands. This time, the story was that the still married Eliot Spitzer, aka Client #9, who …

Mama Obama’s Half-Century Birthday Gift: A Vacation!

Originally posted at the Blacksphere It’s generally agreed that Michelle Obama loves to vacation, and vacation she does. Rumor has it that during the president’s first term, the First Lady spent a total of $10 million on vacations. What we do know is that on more than one occasion, with …

Homosexual ‘Dreams Come True’ at the Rose Bowl Parade

Originally posted at Clash Daily This year the theme of the 125th Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena, California is Dreams Come True. That must be why the Pasadena Tournament of Roses Association is embellishing the flower floats and football theme with politics and same-sex marriage. Typically, the floats in …