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The Oregonian and PolitiFact – Bending Over Backward Not To Give A Republican Credit

November 30, 2011 by

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PolitiFact has just submitted another entry in a long line of evidence of bias in their analysis. This time, it’s the Oregonian’s man on the beat, Charles Pope. Mr. Pope has decided to dissect this statement on the website of Oregon’s only Republican Congressman, Greg Walden: “When the bill was signed into law, the White […]

Nick Fish Rhapsodizes And Waxes Poetic On … Barney Frank

November 30, 2011 by

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Portland City Councilman Nick Fish was recently moved to comment on the retirement announcement by Barney Frank (D-MA). After the recounting of Fish’s first campaign experience working on Frank’s campaign, he talks about his legacy: Barney Frank: a legacy of principles and pragmatism Barney will be remembered for many things. The first openly gay member […]

Metro Area Mayors Form New Association, Give Finger To Metro Government

November 30, 2011 by

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For years, the questions have been whether Metro Regional Government should even exist. Tensions and jealousies have been created by the seeming uneven application of Metro edicts from city to city within its jurisdiction. Background: Oregon has what are regarded as the most jacked-up land use laws in the nation. In the early 70s, Oregon’s […]

Occupy PDXer Impersonates Police Officer, Man Arrested Nearby "We're Going to Burn This Town"

November 29, 2011 by

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The bad news – Occupy Portland insists on sticking around and causing problems for the 99% who aren’t them. The good news – they’re the gift that keeps on giving for citizen journalists hell bent on exposing the truth not revealed by the legacy media. Dateline Portland Oregon- November 29, 2011 – A videographer approaches […]

Occupy PDXer Impersonates Police Officer, Man Arrested Nearby “We’re Going to Burn This Town”

November 29, 2011 by

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The bad news – Occupy Portland insists on sticking around and causing problems for the 99% who aren’t them. The good news – they’re the gift that keeps on giving for citizen journalists hell bent on exposing the truth not revealed by the legacy media. Dateline Portland Oregon- November 29, 2011 – A videographer approaches […]

OMSI Still Digging Past Rock Bottom – Caught In A Lie Defending Their Political Actions

November 29, 2011 by

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Sit back and pop some popcorn, folks. This is getting interesting. First, to catch the reader up: We posted yesterday about OMSI’s lame explanation for canceling the AMS Climate Presentation. Late yesterday, AMS issued a press release: Oregon AMS Response to OMSI Meeting Cancellation Press Release “The Oregon Chapter of the American Meteorological Society is disappointed […]

Barry's Cousin Pans Obamacare

November 29, 2011 by

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A board-certified diagnostic radiologist, Dr. Milton R. Wolf yesterday ripped Obamacare and one of its leading proponents, Dr. Donald M. Berwick. The good doctor has recently been dumped by the Obama administration – not because he’s a socialist, but because he made it clear. The most open and transparent administration in the history of the country simply can’t abide […]