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Friday, September 30, 2011

Herman Cain: "Obama's Jobs Plan Will Do Nothing, Except Financial Collapse"

During a recent interview Herman Cain commented on President Obama's Job's bill.

Giuliani on Bill Clinton: 'I want you back,' Obama's a 'disaster'

According To The Daily Caller:

"Former New York City Mayor and 2008 Republican presidential candidate Rudy Giuliani said he wants Bill Clinton back in office in the wake of President Barack Obama, who he called a "disaster."

Occupy Wall Street Getting Union Re-Enforcments

According to You Tube:

"Many New York City Unions have thrown their support behind the Occupy Wall Street protests. Cenk Uygur discusses which unions have joined the cause and future rallies."

Department of Interior To Use Military Drones To Monitor Climate Change

According to You Tube:

"The U.S. Geological Survey's (USGS) Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Project Office is leading the safe and cost effective adoption of UAS technology by the Department of the Interior (DOI) agencies and USGS scientists. This exciting new technology will transform the earth observation methods and techniques that support scientific research investigations, monitoring environmental conditions, analysis of climate change impacts and related land management decisions."

Obama: "America Has Gone Soft"

According to You Tube:

"In an interview with WESH-NBC in Orlando on September 29, 2011, President of the United States Barack Obama said America has gone "soft" and needed to get "back on track" over the last couple of decades."

Liberals Go Ballistic Over Anti-Obama Signs In New Orleans

According to You Tube:

"On Wednesday, crowds gathered at the corner of Calhoun and Coralie streets, looking at several signs depicting President Barack Obama as either a dunce, a puppet or a crying baby in a diaper."

Thursday, September 29, 2011

TRS- Valerie Jarrett: Point of Govt is to Give People a Livelihood so They Can Provide for Their Families

Obama's Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett: from Naked Emperor News on Vimeo.

According to The Right Scoop:

"Remember the crazy libcaller from the other day who called Rush and told him, among other things, that it’s the job of the Congress to provide jobs for American citizens? Well, I have a feeling that was actually Obama’s Senior Advisor, Valerie Jarret, disguising her voice as a guy (via The Blaze)"


According to Breitbart TV:

"Vice President Joe Biden in 2009: "But the one thing I want to say is the Recovery Act is working and you're going to see it work right on that site ... Part of our plan is to make sure that as we create these jobs we create jobs in the future like the ones you're creating, jobs you can raise a family on, green jobs, jobs that will serve as a foundation for a stronger American economy. Which is why it's so important we invest in Solyndra and invest in what Solyndra is doing. Not just to get us through today but to power our way to a much brighter tomorrow."

Dana Loesch Worst Person In The World?

According to Breitbart TV:

"Congratulations, Dana! We're pretty sure nobody actually saw this since it was broadcast on Current TV, so we decided to give it a little attention here at Breitbart.tv so it wouldn't go unnoticed."

AFL-CIO leader Fred Mason praises Che Guevara as One of His Heroes

According to Conservative Beltway:

"Fred Mason, President of the AFL-CIO for Maryland and the District of Columbia, praises Che Guevara as his hero."

Obama Parrots Apollo Alliance President

Obama's entire economic plan has been "The New Apollo Program" as designed by the Apollo Alliance.

The President's New Jobs plan is still "The New Apollo Program" but now under the veil of the Apollo/Blue Green Alliance's "Jobs 21" plan.

Don't think so?

Well the video not only shows Obama parroting the Apollo Alliance President but also shows the Blue Green Alliance admitting that Obama's New Jobs Bill is really apart of their plan.

Energy Efficient Windows Causing Vinyl Siding and Plastic Car Parts To Melt

According to You Tube:

"In neighborhoods across America, there's a strange phenomenon happening that's melting paint, siding, pool covers, and car parts. It's a problem that even caught the attention of the Department of Energy.

The vinyl siding on Lynne Loudon's home survived 20 years of hail, rain, wind and sun. So, she couldn't figure out why it suddenly started melting.

"I thought maybe it was lightning or because I bought a new microwave," Loudon said.
Over time, the melt zone got longer and wider leaving Loudon to think her house was shifting. Something else was shifting up above in the sky.

"Came out one day and noticed like a spot of light, like yellow light and it was coming from the window," Loudon said.

Loudon wasn't seeing things. A neighbor saw it too.

"It was just a bright circle with an X in it," Kathy Stec said.

Loudon and her neighbor agreed that the bullseye of sunlight appeared to be reflecting off the new, double-hung windows added next door. They're energy efficient with a low e-glass coating. This means they reflect sunlight in the summer and keep the heat inside during the winter.

Vinyl Siding Institute says it's not just siding that's melting
The National Association of Home Builders says the curvature of the glass in the double hung windows can create a magnifying glass effect that focuses a light beam at other surfaces that can reach 200 degrees."

Mark Levin- Letter From A Billionaire Democrat: "Class Warfare Is A Turnoff"

Mark Levin comments on a letter written by a Democratic Billionaire who hates class warfare.

CNS News: Census Bureau 'Artificially Inflates' Number of Same-Sex Households by Nearly 40 Percent

According to CNS News:

"The Census Bureau "artificially inflated" the numbers of same-sex households in the United States by 39.5 percent, it was revealed Tuesday during a conference call briefing highlighting results from the 2010 Census.

The original data from the 2010 Census ("Summary file") set the number of same-sex households in the U.S. in 2010 at 901,997, according to a Sept. 27 Census Bureau press release,

But the Census Bureau said it has revised the number downward "because Census Bureau staff discovered an inconsistency in the responses in the 2010 Census summary file statistics that artificially inflated the number of same-sex couples."

The revised estimates from the 2010 Census found that there were 131,729 "same-sex married couple households" and 514,735 "same-sex unmarried partner households" in the United States -- for a total of 646,464."

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Allen West: Marxist Obama Is Intentionally Destroying The Economy

According to Breitbart TV:

"It's intentional because that's who this President is. The President is a Marxist who believes in the separation of classes."

Audio Proves Democratic Gov's Comment "Suspend Elections" Is No Joke

According to Breitbart TV:

"NewsObserver.com: Gov. Bev Perdue's off-the-cuff remark about suspending Congressional elections to focus on the economy went viral. Her aides tried to walk it back, calling it "hyperbole" and suggesting she was joking. Was she? You decide. Listen to the audio file here."

Santa Barbara Tea Party Expresses Fears About The Smart Grid

The Smart Grid is quickly explained, and fears expressed, during a recent Panel Discussion held by the Santa Barbara Tea Party.

Job Creation: EPA Creating Thousands of Jobs for Regulation Paperwork

Smaller Private Sector = Bigger Government

EPA Goes After Property Owner For Building On Their Own Land

Over Reaching Government strikes again....

Hillary Condemns Israeli Government's Housing Action

According to You Tube:

"U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton comments on the Israeli Government's housing action during a meeting with Portuguese Foreign Minister Paulo Portas in Washington, D.C. on September 27, 2011."

Van Jones: "Tea Party Wants To Repeal The 20th Century"

So Van Jones, the Communist, thinks that the Tea Party wants to repeal the 20th Century?

Is that his way of saying he doesn't want to follow the Constitution?

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Obama to Ban Asthma Inhalers

According to Infowars:

"Remember how Obama recently waived new ozone regulations at the EPA because they were too costly? Well, it seems that the Obama administration is would rather make people with Asthma cough up money than let them make a surely inconsequential contribution to depleting the ozone layer: Asthma patients who rely on over-the-counter inhalers will need to switch to prescription-only alternatives as part of the federal government's latest attempt to protect the Earth's atmosphere. The Food and Drug Administration said Thursday patients who use the epinephrine inhalers to treat mild asthma will need to switch by Dec. 31 to other types that do not contain chlorofluorocarbons, an aerosol substance once found in a variety of spray products. The action is part of an agreement signed by the U.S. and other nations to stop using substances that deplete the ozone layer, a region in the atmosphere that helps block harmful ultraviolet rays from the Sun. But the switch to a greener inhaler will cost consumers more. Epinephrine inhalers are available via online retailers for around $20, whereas the alternatives, which contain the drug albuterol, range from $30 to $60."

Heckler Interrupts Obama At Fundraiser

According to the AP:

"A heckler shouting about Jesus Christ interrupted President Barack Obama at a fundraiser before security dragged him out. As he was taken out the man called out that Obama is an antichrist."

Democrat Governor Wants To Suspend Elections

Yes you read the title right, according to The DC, Democratic Governor Bev Purdue wants to suspend elections so that the Government can deal with the economic crisis:

"As a way to solve the national debt crisis, North Carolina Democratic Gov. Beverly Perdue recommends suspending Congressional elections for the next couple of years.

“I think we ought to suspend, perhaps, elections for Congress for two years and just tell them we won’t hold it against them, whatever decisions they make, to just let them help this country recover,” Perdue said at a rotary club event in Cary, North Carolina, according to the Raleigh News and Observer. “I really hope that someone can agree with me on that.”

Perdue said she thinks that temporarily halting elections would allow members of Congress to focus on the economy. “You have to have more ability from Congress, I think, to work together and to get over the partisan bickering and focus on fixing things,” Perdue said."

Next thing you know the Democrats will be suggesting we imprison all those who oppose Obama's "Jobs" bill since they are contributing to the "Crisis".

Wow... Am I living in Orwell's 1984?

Obama's "Green" Jobs Plan Has Already Failed... In Spain

According to You Tube:

"Congressman Sensenbrenner speaks to FOX News' Bret Baier on this taxpayer bamboozle. Once upon a time, President Obama praised the Spanish solar subsidy model as the future for America. But when a Spanish professor found the program was going bankrupt, the Administration denegrated him personally and professionally. However, the Spanish model did go bankrupt, costing thousands of jobs- will American taxpayers be next footing the bill?"

Congressional Black Caucus Attendees: "Allen West is an Oreo"

Black Congressional Caucus Members are asked about the Tea Party.

Their answers are very telling and sad.

Secretary Chu: In "10 or 20 Years" The World Will Need Clean Energy

Department of Energy Secretary, Steven Chu, explains in an interview that because of Global Warming the world will need Clean Energy in 10 to 20 years.

So that explains why the "green" jobs aren't being created now... they won't be needed for another decade or two.

Wow... so all we have to do is extend unemployment benefits for at least another 120 months and the Obama Administration's job plan will be considered a success.

Glenn Beck: Republicans Trying to Eat the Tea Party

According to NewsmaxTV:

"Glenn Beck says Republicans have one last chance to redeem themselves. But in this Newsmax.TV video, the radio and TV host warns if moderate Republicans destroy the tea party, the GOP will go the way of the Whigs. He adds, Democrats have already lost their souls to the progressives."

Herman Cain: Morgan Freeman Never Has Been To A Tea Party

Presidential Candidate Herman Cain comments on Morgan Freeman's comments that the Tea Party is racist.

Monday, September 26, 2011

Black Panther Student Threatens Student By Threatening To Use His 2nd Amendment Right

According to The Blaze:

"During an exchange with a Constitution-loving student on campus on Sept. 16, the Black Panther supporter said that he could “exercise” his 2nd Amendment right against his fellow student while also admitting later that he doesn’t actually believe in the Constitution."

Georgia Middle School Promotes Sharia Law

According to The Blaze:

"A Georgia middle school adjusted its lessons after a father complained that his daughter’s homework assignment promoted Shariah law.

According to the Marietta Daily Journal, the assignment was supposed to teach students at Campbell Middle School about the pros and cons of school uniforms. It featured a letter from a woman who said she is “proud and happy” to be Muslim and to completely cover herself in public — and also that her husband could take another wife rather than divorce her if their marriage gets rocky:"

Researchers Discover Smart Meters Can Track Your TV Habits

Earlier this year I exposed how the Smart Grid will be able to Track your TV and Internet use as well as your carbon creation.

As crazy as that truth sounds, according to metering.com, a German Research company just released findings that confirm what we already know, Smart Meters will be able to track what your watching on TV and maybe even on your DVD player:

"A group of researchers at the Münster University of Applied Sciences have claimed that it is possible to use the electricity usage data from a smart electricity meter to determine which programs a consumer is watching on a standard TV set.

The test results, which have been presented in draft form and are yet to be formally published (presumably with peer review), also suggest that it may be possible to identify films played from a DVD or other source, the researchers claim.

The tests were carried out by Prof. Dr.-Ing U. Greveler, Dr. B. Justus, D. Löhr of Münster University’s IT Security Laboratory as part of the state-funded DaPriM (data privacy management) project.

The researchers conducted the investigation at a private residence in RWE’s service area in North Rhine-Westphalia, with a 3-phase Zähler Q3D smart meter from EasyMeter reading at 2 second intervals and the smart meter data sent to the company’s consumer web portal. They were able to readily identify the consumption profiles of the standard household appliances, including refrigerator, kettle, hot water heater, microwave, washing machine, oven and lighting. In addition, they were able to identify the TV and to match the light and dark scenes in a film to the smart meter data.

They then generalize this to suggest that through analysis of programs being broadcast at any time – and provided there is minimum interference from other devices – it may be possible to determine the channel to which the TV was set.

In the light of these results the researchers call for a tightening of data protection regulations, including a restriction on the length of time data is stored."

As you can see the idea that the Smart Grid can and will track everything you do in your life via your energy use is not a "tin foil hat" concept but a reality.

So as you sit in your home watching TV thinking you are safe from the prying eyes of your neighbors just remember.... your not safe from the prying eyes of the utility company and possibly the Government...

Thanks to the Smart Grid.

Obama's Racist Gaffe?

Obama made this somewhat racist gaffe during a speech where he said:

A Billionaire Should Pay the Same Tax Rate AS A Jew… ER… Janitor"

Hat Tip Breitbart TV

Progressives Protest President Obama In Seattle

So does this mean the honeymoon is over?

Day Of Rage Protesters Sing Song Mocking President: "Obama Is Cracking Up"

Well they do have nice voices.

On the flip side here is a video of some Obama supporters singing a song about...well I can't understand them.

Friday, September 23, 2011

Taking the Weekend Off...

Normally I would post videos and articles all weekend long, but this weekend is different because I'm taking a two day break from blogging.


Well I'm going to do something I haven't done in a long time and attend a Civil War round table. While I listen to the authors and discuss times gone by I will not have time to pay attention to the present day happenings.

So if you are looking for news and current events I can suggest any blog on my "Band of bloggers" list at the bottom right side of this blog. Or you can visit the St. Louis Tea Party website and read some very good articles written by some fantastic people.

I will return to blogging early Monday morning.

Thank you for your continued Patronage and your Understanding that even we bloggers need to get away once in awhile.

Have a great Weekend!

Patch W Adams

LOL: Palestinians Condemn Obama Hypocrisy

According to the Russian News RT:

"Political demonstrators rallying near the residence of President Mahmoud Abbas have slammed American President over his promise to veto Palestinian bid for statehood recognition.

Protestors are carrying banners with "Obama the Hypocrite" written on them."

Bill Clinton On Obama: "He Is One Of Those That Believes Climate Change Is Real and Deserves A Real Response"

During the intro for President Obama at Clinton's Global Initiative Conference, Bill Clinton points out the fact that President Obama is a True Believer when it comes to Global Warming.

President Clinton then went on to say that Obama still believes in the Easter Bunny and Santa Clause as well.

Well he didn't.. but he should have.

Mark Levin - The Republican Establishment Is Denying That There Is A Republican Establishment

Mark Levin points out the fact that the Republican Establishment uses similar tactics to the left when it comes to those of us who want to critisize the Repub party.

$760,000 In Stimulus Funds Created 2.06 "Dancing" Jobs

According to CNS News:

"The University Of North Carolina receives $762,372 tax payer dollars for it's 'Dance.Draw' program under the Recovery Act."

AG Secretary Wants Gov To Force "Healthy Food" On Populace

According to CNS News:

"The Obama administration's focus on what Americans eat includes Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, who said on Monday that Americans will "adjust" their tastes to the food the government says is best for people to eat."

Johnson: Neighbor's Dog Created More Shovel Ready Jobs Than Obama

New Mexico Governor and GOP Presidential Candidate, Gary Johnson, made an interesting comment about the President's attempts to create shovel ready jobs and his neighbor's dog attempts to do the same thing.

Hat Tip Breitbart TV

Perry Backs His Work Helping Illegals

According to The Blaze:

"Republican front-runner Rick Perry took some serious shots at his record on illegal immigration during Thursday night’s Republican presidential debate. Mitt Romney, Michele Bachmann, Newt Gingrich, and Rick Santorum all weighed in on the issue, with Bachmann asserting that a Texas law allowing in-state tuition for children of illegal immigrants only serves as a “magnet” for illegal immigrants.

Perry didn’t back down from his critics, however, stating “I don’t think you have a heart“ if ”you say that we should not educate children who come into our state for no other reason than that they’ve been brought their through no fault of their own.”

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Labor Secretary says 'Bus Driver' Is a Green Job

So.. Does shoveling up horse poop in a parade count as a "Green" Job too?

Hat Tip Breitbart TV

Hillary Clinton: U.S. Supports UN "Global Nutrition" Program

According to You Tube:

"U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton participates in the UN High-Level Meeting on Nutrition at the United Nations in New York, New York on September 21, 2011. [Go to http://www.state.gov/video for more video and text transcript.]"

This just seems creepy somehow..."Global Nutrition"? Is this where Michelle Obama is getting her ideas for her anti-obesity campaign?

Clueless Day of Rage Protester on Universal Healthcare: "Our Country Is Massively Rich, We Can Afford It"

This self described liberal protester at the Day of Rage protest in New York, who quit her job to be there, says that the country can afford Universal Healthcare because the U.S. is "Massively Rich".

(Insert Joke Here)

Brain Washing: Smart Grid Propaganda "Pilot Tested" In California & Ohio Schools

I wonder if they are telling the kids that the Smart Grid is going to track everything they do in their life through their energy use, including their TV and Internet use and their Carbon creation.

Nah Probably not.

But there is nothing quite like having Government and Private Business team up in order to indoctrinate your kids to make you wonder if you really do live in the "land of the free" is there?

Energy Secretary Chu: "President Says Electric Vehicles Big Part Of Strategy"

During an interview about the Canadian pipeline and tar sands, Energy Secretary Chu says that electric vehicles is a huge part of the Obama Administration's plan to reduce our dependency on foreign oil.

Ironically that idea goes hand and hand with the Apollo Alliance's "The New Apollo Program" which will transform the U.S. into a Green Collar Economy within 10 years.

The take over of GM by the Fed Gov in order to help "Revamp" it for electric cars, President Obama raising the fuel efficiency standards into what is an obvious electric car mandate and the Department of Energy handing out billions in loans and loan guarantees to battery manufactures and other "Green" tech industries is all apart of the Transformation of the United States.

Mark Levin: Man-Made Global Warming? 31,000 Scientists Say Otherwise

Mark Levin discusses Bill Clinton's comments where he said that Americans denying Climate Change make the U.S. look silly.

High School Teacher Calls Tea Partier a Nazi

According to You Tube:

"At a gathering to discuss what to do about illegal alien students and the DREAM Act in San Antonio -- a public school government teacher calls the local Tea Party President a Nazi."

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

CA Lt Gov: Choose The 'Fuels From Hell' Or The Renewable Economy

According to You Tube:

"9/20/11: At the Clinton Global Initiative annual meeting, Lt. Gov. Craig Newsom (D-CA) talks about the choice between a low-job, dirty-energy economy, and a high-job, clean energy economy."

Secretary Chu: "We Will Be Living In A Carbon Constrained World"

Department of Energy Secretary Chu said at the recent event that not only does he believe the price of oil will go up but that we will be living in a Carbon Constrained World.

That explains why the Obama Administration has made sure the Smart Grid has the ability to not only track your CO2 emissions but the power to control it as well through Demand Response Appliances.

This is why the "Green" Agenda goes hand and hand with control. People like President Obama and Steven Chu believe that in the future the Governments of the world will have to control their populace for the sake of saving the planet.

The road to hell is paved with good intentions... coincidentally so is the road to Tyranny.

It's the same old saying...

"We Must Control You For Your Own Good."

Funny... I just can't see myself complying with that concept of tyranny....

Can You?

Bill Clinton: Labor Leaders Create Clean Energy Jobs

According to You Tube:

"9/20/11: At the Clinton Global Initiative annual meeting, Bill Clinton celebrates a multi-billion-dollar commitment by labor leaders and public pension funds to put Americans back to work building energy-efficient infrastructure."

Gee aren't those ideas taken from the same exact concept that is being pushed by the Union Run Blue Green Alliance that was actually created by the Apollo Alliance called "The New Apollo Program"?

Yes.. Yes it is...

AFL-CIO Postal Union President: "They Are Picking Communities That Are Mostly Minorities To Close Post Offices"

In Co-Op City Bronx NY, AFL-CIO Postal Union President, Clarice Torrence, claims that there is racism in the way the Government is choosing to close post offices.

Huge Amounts Of DOJ Wasteful Spending Found In Audit

Bill Clinton: "Americans Need To Make It Politically Unacceptable To Engage In (Global Warming) Denial"

At the recent "Clinton Global Initiative" conference, former President Bill Clinton says that If your an American you should make it politically unacceptable to deny the existence of Global Warming (Climate Change).

So the idea of "Free Thought" just doesn't fit in Bill's concept of "Freedom"... is that it?

Brusca: Tea Party Has It Wrong

Fox Business Interview on 9/16/11

Day Of Rage Protesters Confront NY Police, Arrests Follow

Did they really think getting arrested would be fun?

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

CEO: I Was Fined For Hiring Too Many People

According to Breitbart TV:

"Peter Schiff, CEO of Euro Pacific Precious Metals, provided stunning testimony to the House Oversight Committee and explained how President Obama's ideas of government stimulus are not the solution to the unemployment problems, they are the problems."

Move On.org Commercial: "I am Warren Buffet's Secretary"

Really I'm not sure what to say other than LOL.

Hat Tip The Right Scoop

Song Promotes "Welfare Card" (EBT)

!Warning Graphic Language!

Missouri Democrats and Republicans Teamed Up To Destroy Your Property Rights

The Founding Fathers understood the importance of Private Property and it's connection to Liberty.

James Otis wrote:

"One of the most essential branches of English liberty is the freedom of one's house. A man's house is his castle."

Thomas Jefferson believed:

"He who is permitted by law to have no property of his own, can with difficulty conceive that property is founded in anything but force."

James Madison espoused:

"Government is instituted to protect property of every sort; as well that which lies in the various rights of individuals, as that which the term particularly expresses. This being the end of government, that alone is a just government which impartially secures to every man whatever is his own."

And John Adams preached:

"The moment the idea is admitted into society that property is not as sacred as the laws of God, and that there is not a force of law and public justice to protect it, anarchy and tyranny commence. If 'Thou shalt not covet" and 'Thou shalt not steal' were not commandments of Heaven, they must be made inviolable precepts in every society before it can be civilized or made free."

If Mr. Adams were alive today he might very well cry "TYRANNY!" from every town square of every city from one end of Missouri to another ....and rightfully so.


Because the Tyrants that hide behind the two party system here in Missouri have set aside their supposed differences long enough to Destroy what was left of Your Property Rights.


By Passing a Bill that changed the definition of "Blighted", allow me to explain.

Recently I discovered an odd definition of the word "Blighted" in the Missouri Aerotropolis bill, It defined "Blighted" as:

"any area which produces or generates or has the potential to produce or generate electrical energy from a renewable energy resource,"

The properties that were to be "Blighted" were then to be used to create 'Renewable Energy Generation Zones' that would supply electric power via:

"(a) Wind;
(b) Solar thermal sources or photovoltaic cells and panels;
(c) Dedicated crops grown for energy production;
(d) Cellulosic agricultural residues;
(e) Plant residues; SCS SB 8 60
(f) Methane from landfills, agricultural operations, or waste water treatment;
(g) Thermal deploy merization or pyrolysis for converting was te material to energy;
(h) Clean and untreated wood such as pallets;
(i) Hydroelectric power, which shall include electrical energy produced or generated by hydroelectric power generating equipment, as such term is defined in section 137.010;
(j) Fuel cells using hydrogen produced by one or more of the renewable resources provided in paragraphs (a) to (i) of this subdivision; or
(k) Any other sources of energy, not including nuclear energy, that are certified as renewable by rule by the department of natural resources;"

As the list above demonstrates, this form of eminent domain is absolute Tyranny because it allows Private Property to be taken for no other reason than the Sun Shines On it or the Wind Blows across it. That form of eminent domain is basically a blank check for the state of Missouri to seize any property that tickles their fancy.

But what is even more terrifying is that this form of eminent domain did not spawn from the Aerotropolis bill, but was just going to be used by it.

Thanks to Van at Blogodidct.blogspot.com, he discovered where this travesty of Liberty was spawned, a Republican/Democrat created bill this year (I added party affiliation):

"The Green Blight language comes from this bill, House Bill No. 737 (more informatively linked here) where the green blighting text is added (which is a story in itself),

"...The term "blighted area" shall also include any area which produces or generates or has the potential to produce or generate electrical energy from a renewable energy resource, and which, by reason of obsolescence, decadence, blight, dilapidation, deteriorating or inadequate site improvements, substandard conditions, the predominance or defective or inadequate street layout, unsanitary or unsafe conditions, improper subdivision or obsolete platting, or the existence of conditions which endanger the life or property by fire or other means, or any combination of such factors, is underutilized, unutilized, or diminishes the economic usefulness of the land, improvements, or lock and dam site within such area for the production, generation, conversion, and conveyance of electrical energy from a renewable energy resource;..."

It was sponsored by Representative Craig Redmon (Republican) and Representative Michael Corcoran (Democrat), and the summary states,

"Changes the laws regarding renewable energy in enhanced enterprise zones and the taxation of hydroelectric power generating equipment"

The green blighting language isn't long standing legislation at all, or even unrelated, it was added earlier this year in the same legislative session, and was intended to be passed along with the Aerotropolis Bill."

This absolute despotic piece of legislation was then signed by the Democratic Governor and even praised by supposed "Conservative" Republicans like Brian Munzlinger. In a press release Mr Munzlinger praised HB 737 as a way to create jobs:

“House Bill 737 is similar to my filed Senate Bill 357, which would enable more renewable energy development — especially in northern Missouri,” Sen. Munzlinger said. “This is a good policy that sets a standard for hydro, wind and solar power around the state. Missouri would also be able to expand the scope and purpose of Enhanced Enterprise Zones.”

With all due respect to Mr. Munzlinger but did he even read or understand all of this Bill?

This Bill wasn't about creating jobs, it was just a way to give the State Government the power to seize Private Property anywhere as long as the Sun Shines on it or the Wind Blows Across it.

That is Tyranny.

So I guess we should be proud to live in Missouri...

Because while the rest of the country is complaining of "partisan" politics causing divides among the populace, here in Missouri we have Democrats and Republicans coming together to help push forward the "Green" agenda.

But don't worry, they aren't letting silly things like....oh.... Your Right To Private Property...... stand in their way.

Favoritism?: Struggling Fed Funded Battery Manufacturer Gets Deal With Government Motors

A123 is battery manufacturing company who, according to the Department of Energy video below, was "bailed out" with the help of "Stimulus" funds to help them build factories here in the U.S.

But oddly in the video, Energy Secretary Chu claims that A123 was actually started with the help of Federal Funds even though the company has been around since 2001. Is he telling the truth, lying or just confused?:

Through 2010 and the first part of 2011, A123 was still struggling because even though it had some smaller production contracts what it really needed was a large, long term commitment from an Automobie manufacture in order to help force up their stock price.

Who came to A123's rescue in August of this year?

According to Cleanenergyintel.com, GM or Government Motors of course:

"A123 Systems (AONE) finally secured today its long-awaited production contract with auto maker General Motors (GM).

Not much by the way of detail has thus far been announced. However, this is clearly a breakthrough for AONE. The company has a number of smaller contracts for its battery packs - notably for Fisker Karma and its initial contracts with GM itself. However, shares in AONE have suffered as the industry has been waiting for the company to deliver a significant production contract with a major automaker - with a persistent rumour that such a deal was in the works with GM.

That wait had become something close to tortuous as GM continued to test AONE's battery chemistry at its lab in Warren, Michigan. Year to date AONE's shares were down 67% at last night's close.

GM has of course already said that it plans to produce 60,000 Volts next year. Micky Bly, the GM executive in charge of the company's electric vehicle program, also today stated that "GM is committed to offering a full line of electric vehicles - each of which calls for different battery specifications".

Exactly what part AONE will play in that program has not been announced. However, Reuters quotes a spokesman for the company as having stated that AONE expects to build thousands or up to tens of thousands of battery packs a year for GM."

Ironically A123 had been working with Chinese battery manufacturer BAK Battery since 2005 in designing their earlier products. According to a press release in 2006, BAK Battery even began manufacturing batteries based off of this collaboration utilizing BAK's cheap labor:

"China BAK Battery has also formed a contract manufacturing partnership with A123 Systems, an emerging supplier of Nano-Phosphate Li-ion batteries based on patented technology developed at MIT. Since early 2005, China BAK Battery and A123 have collaborated at their Shenzhen facilities to design, develop and implement an advanced mass production line to exclusively manufacture first products for A123. High volume production has commenced and these products have been rigorously tested to meet the most stringent Tier 1 OEM quality requirements. A123 high power batteries will be used in a variety of applications including power tools, medical devices and hybrid electric vehicles which are all respective growth areas for the Li-ion battery market.

"These new manufacturing agreements validate the success of our strategy to increase our presence in traditional Lithium Ion applications by expanding our OEM customer base and penetration while also partnering with leading edge technology developers," commented Xiangqian Li, the Company's Chief Executive Officer. "By partnering with leading researchers and manufacturers, we are leveraging our high quality, low cost manufacturing infrastructure, expanded capacity and capabilities to position the Company for continued growth during 2006."

There goes creating "American" Jobs or selling American made "Green" products to China.

So is this another example of Favoritism (Like Solyndra) where the Federal Government helped prop up A123 and felt it necessary to bail it out again in the form of a contract with Government Motors?

Or just an example of the Free Market at work?

Ok, Ok, I know... this is nothing that even resembles something like a "Free Market".....

More like a possible example of the Government picking winners and losers...again.

Day Of Rage Protesters To Do Civil Disobedience To Get Union Support

Here are a few videos of Day of Rage Protesters discussing if they should do Civil Disobedience in order to attract Union Support.

Day Of Rage Protesters Argue Over Response To Police Demands to Remove Signs

Recently during the Day of Rage, the Police asked the Protesters to remove signs from the walls and trees of the park, siting the fact the park is private property.

Some of the Day of Rage protesters disagreed on the proper response to that request. (videos above)

Below is video footage of the Police asking that the protesters removes signs and a 'Spirit of 76' flag from the walls of the park. The protesters peacefully complied.

Monday, September 19, 2011

Rebel Pundit: Congressman Mike Quigley to Islam Conference: “I apologize on behalf of America”

According to Rebel Pundit:

"Quigley gave remarks to the primarily muslim audience. He rambled on about the typical racism and discrimination that the liberal left is so convinced America is rampantly infected with. As you can see in the video below, he proceeded in his congressional capacity to apologize on behalf of the country for discrimination against muslims’ faith."

Nice Job Rebel Pundit!

Guest Post By Bill Hennessey: "It's All Your Fault"

Here is a guest Post by St. Louis Tea Party Co-Founder Bill Hennessey titled, it's all your fault:

This article was also posted on Bill's website, Hennessey's View.

It’s All Your Fault


Straight up: We can’t tell you now where future After Parties will be. We can’t name the venue. And it’s all your fault!

Well, not all. some if it’s my fault, but in a very innocent way.

Planning The After Party

Eisenhower said that planning is essential, but plans are useless. He was right.

When we were planning The After Party, we figured about 50, maybe 75, people would attend at each one. We based this on a few factors, including some surveying of interest and attendance as last year’s Thursday Night Throwdowns.

We were wrong, if by “We” you mean “Bill.”

Yes, I was wrong. Others warned, but I didn’t listen.

I’m happy to say I screwed up, though.

What Happened?

Well, over 100 people showed up. And more will show up on October 20. And more after that.

So our plan of rotating through great St. Louis restaurants is all shot to hell. Most restaurants can’t accommodate groups our size.

Plus, we can’t afford to rent a hall big enough for all of us, unless some angel comes through with an After Party grant to help us continue our mission (hint).

So Michelle Moore and others are busily at work trying to find a solution. We’ll need space for more than 100 in October and November, and more than that in future months.

If you can help with a donation, please click below. If you can help with venues, please send an email to admin@stlouisteaparty.com using the subject line: After Party Venues. (You must use After Party Venues in the subject line, or it won’t get to the people who need it.)

Bottom Line

You overwhelmed the system, you Cloward-Piven wannabes, with your desire to fix America. You are champions. You are heroes. Society owes you a big thank you. On behalf of that grateful nation, let me be the first to say Thank You for accepting the challenge of a generation. Again.

Obama Supporter Says President Is Sent By God

This young man does a good job of pointing out the dangers of having people blindly worship any leader, even one like President Obama. One of the examples he uses is a man who says Obama was sent by God.


University Of Missouri Receives $1.5 Million From DOE To Help "Transition To Clean Energy Economy"

No matter how bad the jobs picture becomes here in the U.S., the Obama Administration appears to continue 'full steam ahead' with their Apollo Alliance created blueprint to transform the U.S. economy. The name of that Apollo Alliance blueprint is called "The New Apollo Program" and it would seem that the Obama Administration has recently taken a play from page 4 of that blueprint where it states:


America must scale up its workforce tomeet the demands of the clean energy economy. We call for expanded investment instate and local green-collar worker traininginitiatives, higher education scholarships, andunion apprenticeship programs that focus onpreparing workers for everything from low skill,entry-level jobs that help Americans climb theladder of opportunity all the way up to high-skill, high-wage jobs at the leading edge of technical innovation."

Don't take my word for it, read it for yourself:

Full Report Final

In line with "Tapping the Productivity of the American People" by "investing in instate and local greencollar training incentives" the Department of Energy has issued over $30 Million Dollars to Universities around the Nation, $1.5 Million to our own University of Missouri, in order to set up "industrial training programs". According to eponline.com, Energy Secretary Chu says that these new training facilities are the "boots-on-the-ground progress toward our transition to a clean energy economy":

"More than $30 million have been awarded to 24 universities in 23 states across the country to train undergraduate- and graduate-level engineering students in manufacturing efficiency to help them become the nation's next generation of industrial energy efficiency experts. Each school will receive $200,000 to $300,000 per year for up to 5 years to help university teams to gain practical training on core energy management concepts through DOE’s successful Industrial Assessment Center program.

The Industrial Assessment Center program enables promising engineering students around the country to conduct energy assessments in a broad range of manufacturing facilities, providing skills and experience that prepares the students to compete in today's economy while helping local companies and factories to reduce energy waste, save money, and become more economically competitive.

“This industrial efficiency training program opens the door to good jobs in a growing, global sector for thousands of energy-savvy students while promoting real, boots-on-the-ground progress toward our transition to a clean energy economy,” Secretary Chu said. “The Centers will provide a boost to the next-generation of American workers as well as to the businesses with which they work.”

Think this will help create large amounts well trained individuals for the "Clean Energy Economy"?

Well only if your idea of "large amounts" is about a dozen a year:

"Under the program, each Industrial Assessment Center will be expected to train at least 10 to 15 students per year, conduct approximately 20 energy assessments annually, and perform extensive follow-on reporting, tracking, implementation, and management-improvement activities."

Isn't it nice to see the State funded University of Missouri, and about 24 other Universities, are taking such an integral part in the Federal Government's "Green" Transformation of the U.S. economy?

If one didn't know better one would think that this was a tyrannical take over of the U.S. economy by the Obama Administration utilizing all of the major Federal Agencies to force their will upon the state and local populace.

Oh wait...Silly me.... that is exactly what it is...

Where is that in the Constitution Again?

Jim DeMint: Obama Is a Central Socialist

According to You Tube:

"Senator Jim DeMint calls President Obama a 'Venture Socialist' Right Out of Central Planning."

Cops Lock Down Wall Street From Day Of Rage Protesters

According to You Tube:

"Protesters who promised to turned Wall Street into an "American Tahrir Square" were frustrated by cops who locked down the financial district in response to the demonstrations."

Sunday, September 18, 2011

Day Of Rage Protester: Pesticides In Food Destroy Free Will

Here is a video of protesters at a "Day of Rage" event who are standing around discussing food.

The young man in the white t-shirt with the tattoo is explaining to the others how the pesticides in food destroy the part of the brain that controls free will.

Seriously, try to not laugh while watching this.... ok try to not laugh too much.

Andrew Breitbart on Citizen Journalism, Cultural Marxism and the Tea Party

According to You Tube:

"Andrew Breitbart on Citizen Journalism, Cultural Marxism and the Tea Party Redlands, CA 09/15/2011."

Day Of Rage Food Of Choice? Skippy Creamy Peanut Butter

It would appear that while many at the "Wall Street Day of Rage" protesters are there to protest the undue influence of large corporations over Government, theydon't seem to mind the corporate influence over their lunch.

In a video of the protest yesterday, they displayed how they were going to feed the "masses"....

Skippy Creamy Peanut Butter.

Here is the video, the "Feast" is in the first 3 or 4 minutes:

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Flashback: Clean Energy Is Foundation For Proposed Stimulus

The Apollo Alliance is responsible for President Obama's first and only plan to create jobs, it's called "The New Apollo Program".

After the Apollo Alliance was exposed for having undue influence over the President's economic plans they merged with the Blue Green Alliance and attempted to scrub their website, and all of it's content, from the internet.

One of these "Scrubbed" articles that I discovered recently was one where not only does President Obama admit his whole jobs plan centers around creating "Green" jobs, but where the Apollo Alliance openly admits that the Presidents first Stimulus was indeed "The New Apollo Program".

Here is the entire article that they didn't want you to read:

Clean Energy Is Foundation of Proposed Stimulus

Even in this era of costly crisis and even more expensive rescue, $112.9 billion is still a lot of money. That sum is what Congressional leaders and President-elect Barack Obama propose to spend over the next two years to build new transit lines, weatherize buildings, manufacture clean next-generation vehicles, develop wind and solar power, make state and federal vehicle fleets more energy efficient, and create new green-collar jobs.

The details of the proposed stimulus package, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Bill, were made public today.

More crucial than the scale of the spending on clean energy is what the President-elect says it represents to his overall economic development strategy. Clean energy projects are the foundation of the $550 billion that Congress and the new administration want to spend to stimulate the economy to put 3 million people back to work. The balance of the proposed $825 billion stimulus is $275 billion in tax cuts.

The magnitude of the proposed clean energy, good jobs investment clearly indicates that President-elect Obama plans to launch his presidency with one of the most transcendent ideas in the history of the republic. He wants to anchor the American economy with energy sources other than those produced from fossil fuels.

“A new energy economy is going to be part of what creates the millions of new jobs that we need,” Obama said during a news conference last month. “That’s why my economic recovery plan is going to be focused on how can we make a series of down payments on things we should have done 10, 20, 30 years ago.”

Clean Energy Details of American Recovery and Reinvestment Bill

Major Components

  • $32 billion: To transform the nation’s energy transmission, distribution, and production systems by allowing for a smarter and better grid and focusing investment in renewable technology.
  • $16 billion: To repair public housing and make key energy efficiency retrofits.
  • $6 billion: To weatherize modest-income homes.
  • $31 billion: To modernize federal and other public infrastructure with investments that lead to long term energy cost savings.
  • $10 billion: For transit and rail to reduce traffic congestion and gas consumption.
  • $20 billion: To local school districts through new School Modernization and Repair Program to increase energy efficiency.
  • $4 billion: For job training with focus on green-collar job training.
  • $2 billion: To support advanced battery development.
  • $500 million: For advanced energy efficient manufacturing.
  • $2.4 billion: For carbon sequestration research and demonstration projects.
  • $1.85 billion: For various clean energy projects to promote energy smart appliances, assist states and GSA to convert fleets to more efficient vehicles, electric vehicle technology research, developing renewable energy for military use.
  • $400 million: For NASA climate change research.

Interesting Breakout Pieces

  • $11 billion: Reliable, Efficient Electricity Grid.
  • $8 billion: Renewable Energy Loan Guarantees for alternative energy power generation and transmission projects.
  • $6 billion: GSA Federal Buildings for renovations and repairs to federal buildings to increase energy efficiency and conservation.
  • $6.9 billion: Local Government Energy Efficiency Block Grants to help state and local governments become energy efficient and reduce carbon emissions.
  • $2.5 billion: Energy Efficiency Housing Retrofits for a new program to upgrade HUD sponsored low-income housing to increase energy efficiency.
  • $2 billion: Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Research for development, demonstration, and deployment activities to foster energy independence, reduce carbon emissions, and cut utility bills.
  • $2 billion: Advanced Battery Loans and Grants to support U.S. manufacturers of advanced vehicle batteries and battery systems.
  • $1.5 billion: Energy Efficiency Grants and Loans for Institutions for energy sustainability and efficiency grants to school districts, institutes of higher education, local governments, and municipal utilities.
  • $200 million: Electric Transportation for a new grant program to encourage electric vehicle technologies.
  • $2.4 billion: Cleaning Fossil Energy for carbon capture and sequestration technology demonstration projects.
  • $350 million: Department of Defense Research into using renewable energy to power weapons systems and military bases.
  • $400 million: Alternative Buses and Trucks to state and local governments to purchase efficient alternative fuel vehicles.
  • $500 million: Industrial Energy Efficiency for energy efficient manufacturing demonstration projects.
  • $1.1 billion: Amtrak and Intercity Passenger Rail Construction Grants.
  • $1 billion: Public Housing Capital Fund for projects that improve energy efficiency.
  • $1.5 billion: HOME Investment Partnerships to help local communities build and rehabilitate low-income housing using green technologies.
    House Appropriations Committee Release of Bill and Summary
    The New Apollo Program
    Apollo Economic Recovery Act

    Signature Stories

Stimulus Consistent with The New Apollo Program
Obama and his energy and environmental team are convinced that a new era of prosperity can be ushered in by weaning America from the way it has powered its economy for nearly two centuries. During the presidential campaign, he vowed to invest $150 billion in clean energy projects over 10 years and create 5 million new green-collar jobs.

Obama made it clear that this was a top priority. The deepening economic crisis has only added to the urgency of passing a stimulus program that relies heavily on developing the clean energy and energy efficiency sectors.

Almost all of the clean energy, good jobs programs made public today, along with the dimension of the spending called for by Congress and the new president, track closely with the ideas and proposals advanced last year by the Apollo Alliance in The New Apollo Program and theApollo Economic Recovery Act.

“The recovery package released by Congressional leaders today is big, bold, and with immediate implementation will serve as a down payment on long-neglected investment in a clean energy, good jobs, made in America economy,” said Apollo Alliance Chairman Phil Angelides. “This plan embraces the sweeping set of actions that the Apollo Alliance’s national coalition of business, labor, environmental, and community organizations recommended in The New Apollo Program. The House leadership’s plan makes significant investments in increasing renewable energy production, modernizing our transmission grid, jump-starting critical transit projects, expanding energy efficiency, and putting people back to work in high-quality green-collar jobs.”

The New Apollo Program called for a ten-year, $500 billion comprehensive clean energy investment strategy to produce 5 million new clean energy jobs. The Apollo Economic Recovery Act proposed a quick start $50 billion one year investment strategy for clean energy development to serve as the basis of an economic stimulus package. This week, a 10-person Apollo Alliance delegation led by Angelides was in Washington to advance clean energy investments in meetings with Carol Browner, the assistant to the president for energy and climate, and with leaders of the House and Senate.

“Having just returned from Washington and meeting with the very leaders who will be driving the clean energy agenda from the White House and the Capitol,” added Angelides, “I am confident that the will exists to put America on the path to economic recovery, climate stability, and energy security.”

New Energy For America
The new administration and Congress proposed spending $112.9 billion over two years on clean energy, good jobs investment (see sidebar for details).

A statement issued by Congress and the new administration said: “This plan targets investments to key areas that will create and preserve good jobs at the same time as it is strengthening the ability of this economy to become more efficient and produce more opportunities for employment.”

There are strong indications that Americans are fully prepared to undertake a transition of the magnitude that Obama envisions. For more than a decade, according to the Center For Transportation Excellence, U.S. voters have approved 70 percent of public referendums that have called for imposing property or sales taxes for new mass transit systems. Before the credit crisis, sales of full-size SUVs had already begun to slip. Major cities have developed new economic development strategies based on reducing pollution, preserving natural resources, and becoming much more energy efficient.

Apollo Is Key Researcher, Advocate
Studies conducted by the Apollo Alliance
, government, other non-profit groups, and universities all conclude that the transition to a clean energy economy will produce millions of jobs. A major component of Obama’s stimulus package calls for spending $67 billion to make schools and other public buildings far more energy efficient, $10 billion to construct and modernize transit systems, and $11 billion to build a new electric grid system. This infrastructure spending, the new administration estimates, will likely generate 2 million jobs.

Programs to improve energy efficiency of homes and businesses would create 100,000 on-site jobs and hundreds of thousands of indirect jobs, economists estimate. Obama’s plan will call for sharply increasing weatherization programs for homeowners, from 140,000 homes a year to 1 million annually for low-income Americans – a move that would expand the number of private sector workers involved in home weatherization programs from roughly 8,000 today. He also intends to make 75 percent of federal government buildings more energy-efficient.

In addition the Obama administration plans to spend $2 billion to develop new battery technology to power the next generation of vehicles, and $8 billion to promote wind, solar and other renewable energy.

Continuing this level of investment over a decade will yield 5 million new green-collar jobs, an estimate supported by Apollo Alliance. These jobs would include everything from skilled trades and crafts, to managers, to maintenance employees. The president’s plan also calls for aiding manufacturers of clean energy equipment by establishing an advanced manufacturing fund, modeled on a program in Michigan that identifies and invests in innovative clean energy proposals.

Green-Collar Jobs
Most of these green-collar jobs will require more education than a high school diploma but less than a four-year college degree, and will pay family-supporting wages. That’s huge in a nation in which less than 30 percent of adults earned a college degree. And many of these jobs could be created in Michigan and other industrial states hardest hit by recent losses of manufacturing jobs.

The transition to a renewable energy economy is already proving to be a powerful economic engine. Before the current recession, clean energy was the fastest-growing industrial sector in the United States. Sales of new materials and equipment for the renewable energy sector – steel, gears, wind turbines, solar panels, insulation, software, high tech batteries, gauges, and hundreds of other products – reached $25 billion in the U.S this year, up from less than $10 billion in 2004.

In 2008, according to the American Wind Energy Association, the United States added 7,500 megawatts of generating capacity from wind – equivalent to 8 big new coal-fired power plants. Since mid-2007, 41 new wind turbine and component plants opened or expanded, generating 9,000 new jobs. Texas alone this year spent $3 billion on wind generating equipment. Wind is the leading edge of a clean energy industrial sector that, according to various studies, produced 500,000 new green-collar jobs in the U.S. in the past three years.

Keith Schneider, a nationally known environmental and energy journalist, is communications director at the Apollo Alliance. Reach him at keith@apolloalliance.org.