HomeBlack & RightThe B&R Tuesday Skim Black & Right November 13, 2012 Black & Right 7 Comments Scandal probe ensnares commander of U.S., NATO troops in Afghanistan FBI Agent in Petraeus Case Under Scrutiny We now have another definition of the word “clusterfuck” Petraeus hoped affair would stay secret and he could keep his job as CIA director Was Petraeus forced out to silence his account of Benghazi killings? Are these the biggest “Duh!” titles to a column you’ve ever read? Report: CIA’s Benghazi Annex a Detention, Interrogation Site Flashback 2009 – U.S. Says Rendition to Continue, but With More Oversight Slowly getting to the bottom of this Broadwell, Lewinsky Lawyers Partners at Same Firm Gloria Allred must be pissed West challenges results as Florida declares vote-tally over amid recounts and irregularities What kind of pattern will this uncover? Afghan Women Fear Rights Will Erode as U.S. Leaves The real “war on women” ignored Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. likely to resign from Congress, looking at jail time in plea deal: report Looks like this was all an act to buy free time The independent states of America: Tens of thousands demand secession with petitions filed in 20 states since Obama won election Petition for Texas secession hits White House response mark Any guesses what the “response” will be…? Who’s next from Chicago’s “rotten borough”? The only upside is that a local stench is now recognizable nationwide After bankruptcy, California city experiments with letting voters make budget decisions Might as well since their politicians can’t be trusted Will multiple states’ non-cooperation be too much for ObamaCare? Even in America, there’s power in numbers Liberal groups mobilize for ‘fiscal cliff’ fight over Social Security, Medicare Hope they’re as good at math as they are at scaring people Good news: Obama might pick John Kerry for Defense, Susan Rice for State One who smeared his fellow soldiers along with an arrogant liar. Appropriate for this administration 400,000-plus sign petition urging Macy´s to dump Donald Trump over his views on Obama and ´sexist´ comments When Donald Trump insults blacks and calls a woman a “cunt” (Bill Maher), the signers will have a case Elizabeth Warren Struggles To Answer Basic Questions In First Presser As MA Sen-Elect Massachusetts got what they voted for: a parrot who’s run of out simple phrases to recite NBCUniversal cuts about 500 employees Are liberals going to boycott MSNBC, Leno and Saturday Night Live? Tourist-area station sells gas for $6.44 a gallon So, drive on Lena Dunham Wins Glamour ‘Woman of the Year’ She made having a cherry broken by the right married politician a cool thing to women House Democrats push for extension of jobless benefits They know Obama won’t be fixing the economy any time soon Missouri to audit food stamp program after charges at casinos, strip clubs When you give free shit away with no personal responsibility required, what did they expect? US to overtake Saudi Arabia in oil as China´s water runs dry Moody’s predicts Obama will approve Keystone XL pipeline Unfortunately we have a president who would let the oil sit in the ground (except for his own travel needs) if he could Survivor nation: Can we protect ourselves from Obama and those who elected him? Good question Hostess Brands permanently closing 3 bakeries following employee strike Union members are probably shocked their bluff was called and an employer would opt to go out of business than let well-paid employees tell them how much more they should be bled The voice of Sesame Street´s Elmo denies he had gay sex with a minor It’ll all depend on what your definition of a “minor” is Anti-virus pioneer John McAfee wanted for murder How do you go to work one day knowing your boss may have killed someone? http://iliocentrism.blogspot.com/ Ilion So, will the hot toy for this Christmas be the “Down Low Elmo”? RoseRRR Good one! http://iliocentrism.blogspot.com/ Ilion I only learned of the term recently, but it seems exactly perfect. RockThisTown Scandal probe ensnares commander of U.S., NATO troops in Afghanistan FBI Agent in Petraeus Case Under Scrutiny Apparently they forgot to ask themselves, “What could possibly go wrong with keeping the adulterous affair of a high-ranking national security official a secret?” Petraeus hoped affair would stay secret and he could keep his job as CIA director He forgot that Obama didn’t run on ‘hope’ this time. Was Petraeus forced out to silence his account of Benghazi killings? That’s the logical conclusion, so naturally, we’ll be asked to believe the illogical conclusion. Broadwell, Lewinsky Lawyers Partners at Same Firm The Energizer clothes dryer: they keep spinning & spinning & spinning . . . West challenges results as Florida declares vote-tally over amid recounts and irregularities Please don’t give up, Congressman West. Keep fighting! Afghan Women Fear Rights Will Erode as U.S. Leaves When the US leaves, just send in Gloria Allred – she’ll straighten ‘em out! Jesse Jackson Jr. likely to resign from Congress, looking at jail time in plea deal Corruption in Chicago . . . . yawn. Will multiple states’ non-cooperation be too much for ObamaCare? One can hope. Elizabeth Warren Struggles To Answer Basic Questions In First Presser As MA Sen-Elect If we could only figure out why our country is in trouble . . . . . NBCUniversal cuts about 500 employees We tried to tell ya . . . . . Lena Dunham Wins Glamour ‘Woman of the Year’ And coming in a close second was Casey Anthony . . . . . House Democrats push for extension of jobless benefits And the sad part is they’re not the ones who’ll be eligible . . . Missouri to audit food stamp program after charges at casinos, strip clubs Don’t forget the charges at liquor & tobacco stores! Moody’s predicts Obama will approve Keystone XL pipeline I’m curious . . . what did you predict about the election? Survivor nation: Can we protect ourselves from Obama and those who elected him? Too close to call at this point. Hostess Brands permanently closing 3 bakeries following employee strike Hostess, you’re welcome to come to this right-to-work state anytime. The voice of Sesame Street´s Elmo denies he had gay sex with a minor And in the meantime, keep those federal PBS funds rolling in! Anti-virus pioneer John McAfee wanted for murder And his next product will be anti crime-fighting software. Maddie Like most conservatives, I’ve been feeling sucker-punched since Election Day. But, man-oh-man!! Secession? Layoffs? Obamacare opt-outs? Wow, elections really do have consequences! Palmetto Hostess Brands permanently closing 3 bakeries following employee strike Michelle would probably see to their demise anyway with her war against what we eat, so this should be good news to her. Tallyman The fish rots from the head down. These are not distinguished generals, these are the brown-snouted swine that sold their souls and their country for a promotion. These swine accepted rules of engagement which threatened the safety of their soldiers. They are what is expected when Barack chooses. Does an honest general serve his country or a traitor who would destroy it? A man cannot serve two masters. Let the Hostess workers bake in their own ovens. Poor Jesse Jr. wasn’t granted permanent asylum at the Mayo Clinic. Those NBC employees can enjoy the troughs in Obamaville.