1. B

    Personhood Amendment fails the ballot in NV

    Personhood Initiative Fails To Make It Onto The Ballot In Nevada | ThinkProgress (quoted in its entirety due to its extreme brevity) "Anti-choice advocates failed get enough signatures to put a radical constitutional amendment to define life as beginning at conception on the November ballot in...
  2. the watchman

    Catholic bishops say GOP budget proposal fails moral test.

    WASHINGTON – A week after House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan claimed his Catholic faith inspired the Republicans' cost-cutting budget plan, the nation's Catholic bishops reiterated their demand that the federal budget protect the poor, and said the GOP measure "fails to meet these moral...
  3. kmiller1610

    Wall Street Democrat Fails Big Time

    Corzine resigns as CEO of bankrupt MF Global - CBS News "Jon Corzine stepped down Friday from running the securities firm that collapsed after his disastrous bets on European debt. The move was announced as a criminal probe of the company appeared to be intensifying." How much coverage will...
  4. michaelr

    George Soros Fails To Clear His Name Of Insider Trading In France

    George Soros Fails To Clear His Name Of Insider Trading In France It should come a no surprise that Soros is a criminal, what surprises me is people respect this scum. I guess the Obama supporters must. This fucking clown in Obama's Kenny Boy. Maybe they can both live large where they stashed...
  5. Sgt Meowenstein

    Last recall drive targeting Wis. senator fails

    Republicans failed to collect enough signatures against final Democrat in WI recall fight. Democrats were successful in collecting enough signatures against 6 Republicans; while Republicans were able to collect enough for 3 Democrats.
  6. EnigmaO01

    Missouri levee fails; prompting more evacuations

    CNN) -- A compromised levee in Poplar Bluff, Missouri, failed Tuesday, forcing authorities to order more evacuations in the region. The levee failed in at least four locations along a two-mile stretch along the Black River, City Manager Doug Bagby said. The failure was expected to send flood...
  7. michaelr

    Yemen's US-backed leader fails to stop uprising

    Yemen's US-backed leader fails to stop uprising So in Yemen, there is an uprising where unarmed civilians are being slaughtered. My question is, will Obama take out that government?? I believe we all know the answer to that. Personally I think Obama will use the AQ card and strafe...
  8. Mordent

    Wisconsin Democrat "Operation Hideout" Fails

    News from The Associated Press I guess the run-n-hide strategy didn't quite work out...
  9. Mr. Neo-Con

    2012 at risk if Tax Deal Fails according to the "ANNOINTED ONE"!

    You know as a great Neoconservative, I've had my points of disagreement with the annointed one. But, he's right that if that tax agreement doesn't pass that it risks his chances of winning in 2012. Why? Because, he knows (like that of Bill Clinton) that real tax cuts are his saving...
  10. jackalope

    Repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" Fails

    Susan Collins reprises the role that seems Maine Senators must play: Lucy pulling the football, yet again. Sometimes Olympia plays the role. Sometimes Susan plays the role. But, they always play it. :cuss:
  11. TennesseeRain

    US jobless aid to expire; effort fails in Senate

    Jobless benefits were due to lapse yet again for hundreds of thousands of Americans after an effort to extend them failed in the US Senate on Tuesday. Hours before beefed-up benefits were set to expire at midnight, Democrats sought to extend them for another year. But they were blocked by...
  12. JayGatz

    Western approach to Iran fails; costs US allies

    Brazil, a once standout ally of the US in South America, seems to have shifted its positions; However, Brazil's softer stance has proved to be a step-forward: Obama doesn't quite live up to expectations: What does this mean for you/the economy? and finally, a more honest...
  13. Macduff

    NAACP fails to put heat on Obama

    NAACP fails to put heat on Obama -
  14. P

    W.Va. fails to pass special election bill

    Schedule for special election to fill seat of late Sen. Byrd hits a major roadblock. More...
  15. steezer

    Car bomb scares Times Square but fails to explode

    NEW YORK – Police found an "amateurish" but potentially powerful bomb that apparently began to detonate but did not explode in a smoking sport utility vehicle in Times Square, authorities said Sunday. Thousands of tourists were cleared from the streets for 10 hours after a T-shirt vendor...
  16. Devil505

    Senate Banking Bill Fails Again

    WASHINGTON, April 27 (UPI) -- A second attempt to move along legislation that would reform the U.S. financial system failed in the Senate Tuesday on a 57-41 vote.. Any GOP types care to...
  17. F

    Obama mortgage relief program fails to deliver

    Obama mortgage plan doesn't deliver 11 months later; only 66,500 homeowners helped so far WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama's plan to fix the foreclosure crisis has been a dud, putting the housing market recovery at risk. Hopes were over-inflated when Obama unveiled the program...
  18. michaelr

    Accounting Fraud of the Too Big to Fails May Be Worse Than Enron

    Accounting Fraud of the Too Big to Fails May Be Worse Than Enron I have said many times on the board, when you think of Mark to Market, think Enron. Here you have a problem that was aided by the government, mark to market got their blessings an full support. Using this technique we can't...
  19. Bourne

    Libertarian Experiment in Iceland Fails

    I read this article the other day and noticed that there are distinct paralells between Iceland's experiment with libertarianism and the proposals put forth by several of our libertarian leaning friends on this forum. It would seem that a libertarian form of government is a recipe for political...