Hypocrite: Springsteen Blasts Greedy Bankers at Berlin Concert

Liberty News Network 6/5/2012

The Boss, Bruce Springsteen, blasted greedy bankers in a song performed during a concert in Berlin:

“In America, a lot of people have lost their jobs,” said Springsteen, 62, who performed for three hours to some 58,000 fans in the packed stadium that hosted the 1936 Olympics and the 2006 World […]

Spying on Europe’s farms with satellites and drones

Farmers who claim more EU subsidies than they should, or who break Common Agricultural Policy rules, are now more likely to be caught out by a camera in the sky than an inspector calling with a clipboard. How do they feel about being watched from above?

Laurence Peter BBC News 7 February 2012

Imagine a […]

Senate Rules Committee freezes out Tea Party Debt Commission hearing

Steve Eggleston HotAir.com 11/18/2011

FreedomWorks had planned on unveiling its Tea Party Debt Commission recommendations at 2 pm in the Russell Senate Office Building, with Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) sponsoring the event and several other Congressmen slated to attend. Instead, after prior approval, and with essentially no notice given, the Senate Rules Committee, chaired by […]

Coburn report: Bon Jovi, Springsteen, Quincy Jones, Ted Turner received federal funds

Nicholas Ballasy The Daily Caller 11/15/2011

Wealthy celebrities including Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi, Quincy Jones and Ted Turner have received federal subsidies, according to “Subsidies of the Rich and Famous,” a new report from the office of Oklahoma Republican Senator Tom Coburn.

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) identified several individuals receiving farm payments “whose […]