New Black Panther Leader Speaks at #OccupyBoston

Morgen Verum Serum 10/13/2011

This is Jamarhl Crawford, the head of the New Black Panther Party in Boston. The comments themselves are pretty banal, although he amusingly admonishes the (presumably) mostly white liberal audience for ignoring black inner city poverty in favor of such important causes as saving the whales and baby seals. (He has […]

Herman Cain Gives Rousing Speech at Tax-Day Rally

We Need Some “Altering and Abolishing”

Jonathon M. Seidl The Blaze 4/16/2011

Tea Party staple and potential 2012 presidential candidate Herman Cain gave a rousing speech at a tax-day Americans for Prosperity rally in New Hampshire on Friday. He praised the Founding Fathers, the Constitution, and the Declaration of Independence. In fact, he boldly quoted […]

Politically correct Portland rejected feds who saved city from terrorist attack

Byron York Washington Examiner 11/28/2010

In 2005, leaders in Portland, Oregon, angry at the Bush administration’s conduct of the war on terror, voted not to allow city law enforcement officers to participate in a key anti-terror initiative, the FBI’s Joint Terrorism Task Force. On Friday, that task force helped prevent what could have been a […]

Somali teenager ‘tried to set off carbomb in US’

A Somali teenager has been arrested on suspicion of trying to set off a carbomb in the United States, police said on Saturday.

Colin Freeman Telegraph [UK] 27 Nov 2010

Mohamed Osman Mohamud, 19, was held after he attempted to detonate what he believed was an explosives-laden van at an annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony […]

Portland lemonade stand runs into health inspectors, needs $120 license to operate

Helen Jung The Oregonian 8/4/2010

Seven-year-old Julie Murphy of Oregon City still smiles about her enterprise despite running afoul of county inspectors for an unlicensed lemonade stand at Last Thursday. Torsten Kjellstrand / The Oregonian

It’s hardly unusual to hear small-business owners gripe about licensing requirements or complain that heavy-handed regulations are […]

The Gore Complaint

[“giggling crazed sex poodle“?’]

via Ben Smith 6/23/2010

Portland [OR] Police Bureau 2009 investigative report on Al Gore incident: The Multnomah County District Attorney’s Office confirmed today that a woman who alleged unwanted sexual contact by Al Gore reported it to police in 2006, and the prosecutor’s office was briefed by the Portland Police […]