The ObamaCare debacle has proven to be so disastrous for the Democrat Party that even Californians are beginning to vote for GOP candidates. San Diego Councilman Kevin Faulconer trounced his Democrat opponent to get elected as the City's Mayor.
The Los Angeles Times reports that, "With more than half the votes counted Tuesday night, Councilman Kevin Faulconer had a sizable lead over Councilman David Alvarez in the special election to replace former Mayor ."
President Barack Obama's so-called 'Reset on Russia' has been declared an abysmal "failure" as stated by the current US envoy to Russia, Michael McFaul. Accordingly, the Moscow Times is calling for Sen. John McCain to be selected as the next US ambassador to Russia, because the US Senator is quoted as telling Russian opposition leaders, "the Arab Spring is coming to a neighborhood near you."
According to the Moscow Times, "OK, outspoken U.S. Senator John McCain might not be the most popular choice for Russians. McCain has repeatedly disparaged President , claiming to have “seen the letters K-G-B” in his eyes in 2007, and warning the Russian leader in a during December 2011 protests in Moscow that “the Arab Spring is coming to a neighborhood near you.” Putin’s response was to suggest publicly that McCain had gone “nuts” following his service in the Vietnam War."
While the United States had imposed economic sanctions on Iran, the Wall Street-based investment banking firm, Goldman Sachs, was buying up stockpiles of uranium from Iran. Now that President Barack Obama has lifted sanctions on Tehran, Goldman Sachs is planning to sell off its uranium assets and score some big time profits.
Reuters reports that, "Goldman Sachs and Deutsche Bank are quietly trying to get out of a business few people know they are even in: trading supplies of raw uranium known as yellowcake. In the last four years, the banks have amassed low-grade stockpiles of the nuclear fuel ingredient larger than those held by Iran, and enough to run 's nuclear plants for a year."
While Democrats and the GOP Establishment are calling for amnesty for illegal aliens in the US, the government of Honduras was forced to shut down eight consulates in the United States due to allegations of rampant visa fraud.
According to the BBC News, "Honduras has suspended eight of its 10 consuls in the United States. Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez said there would be an investigation into whether the eight had illegally issued identity papers. The consulates affected are in Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New Orleans and New York ."
The Wisconsin Democrat Party has just announced their new motto, which is "Tax cuts are irresponsible." Wisconsin Democrats are perceived as trend-setters for the Democrat Party National Committee, and so many believe that while Obama touted the, 'Yes, we can," slogan in 2008, Hillary Clinton could hit the campaign trail in 2016 saying, "Read my lips, no new tax cuts."
The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports that, "Gov. Scott Walker and Democratic candidate Mary Burke traded political jabs Monday over how to handle Wisconsin's projected $1 billion budget surplus. Burke called Walker's plan for the surplus, including $505 million in tax cuts, "irresponsible" and said it would leave the state "in worse financial shape than we are today."
BEIJING: TV documentary producer from Fort Worth, Lance Crayon, has captured intruiging footage of graffiti artists marking their territory on the streets of China's capital city. Supposedly, the Chinese government has even permitted these clandestine activities to occur, despite concerns that it may encourage American-style street gangs to migrate to Beijing.
According to World of Chinese magazine, ", one of the first documentaries ever made covering, is set to be shown in Beijing later this month. Unlike in many other countries, graffiti artists are not seen as criminals or hoodlums in China. The government often requisitions, or even commissions, their artworks for its own ends. A government sponsored tournament held just before the 2008 Olympics ended with over 10,000 square meters of graffiti painted in Beijing."
Nobel Peace Prize Winner President Barack Obama has deployed substantial amounts of military aid to Africa, which is tranforming the continent into a large-scale US military base.
RT quotes Freeman as saying that, "The US has no good policy right now for Africa, which would mean developing the potential of the continent. And now under President Barack Obama our focus is becoming more and more on security and counter-terrorism, which now involves hundreds of millions and billions of dollars. And it’s really failing throughout the entire area of Sahara, West Africa, Central Africa… The security measures themselves have proven to be completely ineffective and it presented us with horrible conditions of worth, of life and destruction of countries."
It is considered a diplomatic custom for the U.S. State Department not to get involved with electioneering campaigns of candidates running for office in foreign countries, especially those that are considered allies of the U.S.A. Nevertheless, Secretary of State John Kerry is bucking tradition by endorsing an opposition leader of India in his bid to get elected as the country's prime minister.
According to the BBC News, "US Ambassador to India Nancy Powell is to meet controversial Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi soon, a US State Department spokesman has said."
Recognizing that Western countries have abandoned the security of Israel, the government of Iran is launching long-range missile tests to determine if its nuclear warheads can strike Jerusalem.
Reuters reports that, "'s military has successfully test-fired two new domestically made missiles, the defence minister said on Monday according to state television, ahead of talks with world powers to try to reach an agreement on curbing Tehran's nuclear programme."
Barack Obama was hailed as America's first gay president by Time Magazine, but friends of the Obama clan in Kenya, who recently visited Beijing and spoke with the Dallas Blog, claim that President Obama is not a homosexual and actually enjoys some special relationships with a few women. They spoke with such candid frankness to a conservative blogger, because they feel betrayed by Barack.
"We helped get Barack into the White House and he couldn't have done it with our help, but he has done nothing to help us after getting elected in 2008," a friend of the Obama clan told the Dallas Blog. They even contend that Beijing, not Washington, has done more to help the African continent to create a stronger economy for the African people.