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Government
Obama Begins New ObamaCare PR Tour Amid Fresh Signs Of Trouble
Posted by: Besoeker || 12/04/2013 09:19 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [342 views] Top|| File under:

#1  The Bammer has vowed Obamacare will never be revoked as long as he is POTUS.

Which, IMO, is akin to saying no deviation for Amerika from OWG-NWO + Globalism + our sacred 1990's Clintonian National Communism-Socialism.

That no American = Amerikan voted for nor been asked to.
Posted by: JosephMendiola || 12/04/2013 19:22 Comments || Top||


We now have a White House Jungvolk.
Posted by: Besoeker || 12/04/2013 08:27 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [399 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Yokay, I'll bite - "A WHUT"???

Someone did what wily dastardly nasty thing to your Camel's U-Boat???
Posted by: JosephMendiola || 12/04/2013 19:16 Comments || Top||

#2  That picture is sooo photoshopped.
Posted by: BrerRabbit || 12/04/2013 20:02 Comments || Top||


K street lobbyists and pols now targeting credit union tax status.
Posted by: Besoeker || 12/04/2013 08:18 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [361 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Agree with the Legislatino, has no chance in hell of passing and I will be a Slave to Barb S. during the debate.

Everyone needs to really watch their tiny little feet on this one.
Posted by: Shipman || 12/04/2013 18:44 Comments || Top||


Obamacare Web Site A Success!! "my application has been approved, However I did not submit one"
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Submitted by kc on Tue, 2013-12-03 14:25
lots of problems here took several hours to get on and then saw how much I would have to pay and I thought I would have a heart attack I am going to sit back and wait I cant afford this it will bankrupt me

Submitted by Suzannah on Tue, 2013-12-03 14:00
I have had the application and tax credit since 11/4, chose a plan, applied. Been held there ever since. It wants me to be 2 groups and 6 people and 4 for dental. I have called, I have chatted, I have called again, and again. Different answer. Someone will call within 5 days. No, nothing from these guys. I am single, no children, one person the website wants to multiply everytime I try to get past the glitch. Grrrrr.

Submitted by Dywyki on Tue, 2013-12-03 12:59
Ditto Lisa: My eligibility pdf makes no sense as it references tables and phone numbers that are not there. The last 2 weeks I can not even sign on. The log in button is whited out. My insurance policy was cancelled 1/1/14 and the new policy proposed is more than double. Called the Market Place 3 times now, they couldn't understand what was happening and asked me to call back later. Even when I could log on there were no policies to shop, no idea of amount for credit or subsidy available. This is only the beginning; doctors will eventually be nationalized. I can see many leaving the profession. College graduates are already being advised to seek other professions. Insurance won't do any good without doctors.

Submitted by Brenda M Thomas on Tue, 2013-12-03 11:45
The system is showing that my application has been approved, However I did not submit one.
Posted by: Guillibaldo McCoy1948 || 12/04/2013 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [426 views] Top|| File under:

#1  All will be enrolled in automatically in the contractor beige plan. The IRS will see to it.

If you are billed twice due to a previous manual enrollment, contact our website. Do not contact individual carriers.
Posted by: Besoeker || 12/04/2013 0:29 Comments || Top||

#2  21st Century Bread Lines.
Posted by: swksvolFF || 12/04/2013 10:32 Comments || Top||

#3  If you cannot apply - do not worry - the NSA will apply for you since they already have all your information.
Posted by: CrazyFool || 12/04/2013 10:44 Comments || Top||

#4  From PJ Media

Obamacare Is Working. It’s Just the Worst Video Game Ever.

From SNL

Posted by: Au Auric || 12/04/2013 11:14 Comments || Top||


Detroit eligible for bankruptcy protection, judge rules
[Chicago Tribune] bankrupt, increasingly impoverished, reliably Democrat, Detroit
... ruled by Democrats since 1962. A city whose Golden Age included the Purple Gang...
is eligible for the biggest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history because the city is broke and without Chapter 9 bankruptcy would continue on the path that has led it to insolvency, a federal judge ruled on Tuesday.

Judge Steven Rhodes also ruled that while the city did not negotiate in "good faith" with creditors, there were too many of them to make such negotiations practical. Rhodes also said that public pensions could be cut in municipal bankruptcies.

In addition, the judge said he would not stay the Detroit bankruptcy proceedings in the wake of any possible appeals, ruling that any motion for direct appeal to the U.S. 6th Circuit Court must be filed separately.

The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees has filed a notice of appeal to the bankruptcy court.

The series of rulings sets the stage for Detroit to file a plan of financial readjustment by March 1. The city's attorneys said they were not sure if the filing would occur before the end of the year.

The ruling came 25 days after the end of an eligibility trial during which Detroit's labor unions, retirees and pension funds argued against the city's July 18 bankruptcy filing.

The city now will begin working toward its next major move, the submission of a plan to readjust its more than $18 billion in debt. Detroit is burdened by $18.5 billion in debt as it struggles to provide even the most basic services to the city's 700,000 residents.

About 40 percent of the city's streetlights do not work and about 78,000 abandoned buildings litter the city, whose population peaked at 1.8 million in 1950.
Posted by: Fred || 12/04/2013 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [350 views] Top|| File under:

#1  The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees has filed a notice of appeal to the bankruptcy court.

A gross waste of time. Time better spent crafting contract renegotiation points and strategies. Low Info Voters, this was always the plan.
Posted by: Besoeker || 12/04/2013 0:42 Comments || Top||

#2  Illinois state pension fund participants, see #1 above.
Posted by: Besoeker || 12/04/2013 0:43 Comments || Top||

#3  Detroit is burdened by $18.5 billion in debt

Today Detroit, tomorrow...
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 12/04/2013 2:24 Comments || Top||

#4  Graffiti on Detroit buildings say it all

Posted by: Black Charlie B. Hayes || 12/04/2013 9:38 Comments || Top||

#5  This lawsuit should have taken about 15 minutes. Federal bankruptcy laws trump whatever laws the union owned state legislature passes to protect its graft.
Posted by: Iblis || 12/04/2013 13:18 Comments || Top||


Home Front: Politix
Another IRS Order Up: Expert Testifies to Congress that Obama 'Ignoring Laws'
Posted by: Uncle Phester || 12/04/2013 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [517 views] Top|| File under:

#1  See Krauthammer-WAPO article from yesterday.

Der überpresident.
Posted by: Besoeker || 12/04/2013 0:22 Comments || Top||

#2  Only the bad ones!
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 12/04/2013 2:17 Comments || Top||

#3  Ich bin der Fuerer, und vergiss das nicht immer.
Posted by: Spereting Tingle4064 || 12/04/2013 6:07 Comments || Top||

#4  His puppet masters began to lose control midway through the first term. The harmless kibbutzikan redistribution rhetoric had given way to a more personal scheme of social and ethnic justice. At the quiet urgings of his nationalist advisors, he head gone fully rogue. His waggish dislike for all things British was seen as harmless apples not falling far from the tree. Attitudes began to quickly shift however, when his anti-western, and soon to come anti-Israeli sentiments became obvious. Boats began to be lowered in the night. The media were the last to leave the ship as the music played on. But it was now too late. His now disgusted and fearful puppet masters, they had already unleashed a vengeful Zulu monster. As his political party lay in shambles, he tossed away the rule-of-law and began to rule by decree and government agency subterfuge. But again, it was too late to stop him. He had now become too big to fail.
Posted by: Besoeker || 12/04/2013 7:53 Comments || Top||

#5  I'm the Fuhrer, and never forget that ! - Spereting Tingle4064




Posted by: Black Charlie B. Hayes || 12/04/2013 8:37 Comments || Top||

#6  At #4, that is why I predict that his puppet masters are going to cut his strings soon.

He is destined for Martyrdom.
Posted by: Glineting Glang4465 || 12/04/2013 12:29 Comments || Top||

#7  Not news to anyone who has been paying attention.

Racism to his cultists.
Posted by: Iblis || 12/04/2013 13:16 Comments || Top||


Science & Technology
ObamaCare - aka - Identity Thieves Full Employment Act
Expert: Healthcare.gov Security Risks Even Worse After 'Fix'

Health and Human Services (HHS) released a progress report on Sunday following its self-imposed Nov. 30 deadline to repair the website, saying that the "team has knocked more than 400 bug fixes and software improvements off the punch list."

The administration said that the "site capacity is stable at its intended level," though the site continued to crash on Monday. The eight-page report made no mention of the website's numerous security flaws, which experts say put Americans' personal information at risk.

"It doesn't appear that any security fixes were done at all," David Kennedy, CEO of the online security firm TrustedSec, told the Washington Free Beacon.

Kennedy said fundamental safeguards missing from Healthcare.gov that were identified by his company more than a month ago have yet to be put in place.

"There are a number of security concerns already with the website, and that's without even actually hacking the site, that's just a purely passive analysis of [it]," he said. "We found a number of critical exposures that were around sensitive information, the ability to hack into the site, things like that. We reported those issues and none of those appear to have been addressed at all."

After warning Americans when testifying before Congress on Nov. 19 to stay away from Healthcare.gov, Kennedy now says the situation is even worse.
Posted by: GolfBravoUSMC || 12/04/2013 02:36 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [550 views] Top|| File under:

#1  The eight-page report made no mention of the website's numerous security flaws, which experts say put Americans' personal information at risk.

The Info-Security of college transcripts, US Passports, associates, financial data, and travel of Indonesian and Kenyan Muslim foreign students must come first. Must I call the White House to sort this out?
Posted by: Uncle Onyango || 12/04/2013 5:13 Comments || Top||

#2  "There are a number of security concerns already with the website, and that's without even actually hacking the site, that's just a purely passive analysis of [it]," he said. "We found a number of critical exposures that were around sensitive information, the ability to hack into the site, things like that. We reported those issues and none of those appear to have been addressed at all."

John 8:32 "Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free"


Posted by: Black Charlie B. Hayes || 12/04/2013 8:51 Comments || Top||

#3  Wouldn't it just be quicker and easier for the people "signing up to just go downtown and hand out their credit cards, checkbook, etc., to whatever stranger walks by?

Sure, they'll probably have all their personal information stolen and their credit rating ruined (presuming they even have one), and they won't actually have real health insurance, but that's what's going to happen anyway if they actually sign up at the website, isn't it?
Posted by: Barbara || 12/04/2013 13:36 Comments || Top||

#4  Nah, all the folks signing up are too poor to have credit cards. Just Obamaphones and EBT cards.
Posted by: Bobby || 12/04/2013 13:42 Comments || Top||

#5  HIPAA Law
from HHS.GOV

Data Safeguards.
A covered entity must maintain reasonable and appropriate administrative, technical, and physical safeguards to prevent intentional or unintentional use or disclosure of protected health information in violation of the Privacy Rule and to limit its incidental use and disclosure pursuant to otherwise permitted or required use or disclosure.70 For example, such safeguards might include shredding documents containing protected health information before discarding them, securing medical records with lock and key or pass code, and limiting access to keys or pass codes. See additional guidance on Incidental Uses and Disclosures.
Posted by: swksvolFF || 12/04/2013 13:43 Comments || Top||

#6  Obama will pass a Executive Order exempting Healthcare.gov from HIPAA law.
Posted by: GolfBravoUSMC || 12/04/2013 19:16 Comments || Top||


Home Front: Culture Wars
Illinois high school requires parents to self-identify as liberal or conservative
..."Give me four years to teach the children and the seed I have sown will never be uprooted.'' - Lenin...
Posted by: Uncle Phester || 12/04/2013 12:29 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [431 views] Top|| File under:

#1  I guess I self identify with the answer "F**k You, none of your damned business"
Posted by: OldSpook || 12/04/2013 21:15 Comments || Top||

#2  What OS said.
Posted by: Barbara || 12/04/2013 21:35 Comments || Top||

#3  The real problem is the extreme ideologies suggested by the questions. The questionnaire should be firmly rejected because the questions teach the kids that these are real positions held by typical people, when they are not. Just saying, "None of your business" gets you into "have you stopped beating yor wife" territory.
Posted by: KBK || 12/04/2013 22:28 Comments || Top||



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