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Friday, May 18, 2012

Government Gone Wild

From lavish conferences with clowns and mind readers to five-star vacations cloaked as “scouting trips,” you won’t believe what the government is doing on your dime! On tonight’s On the Record, we’ll take a closer look at the spending scandals draining your wallet and your faith in government.

Rush: Only War on Women is the GOP Elite War on Sarah Palin

Rush Limbaugh is accusing the GOP elite of waging a war on Palin, which I would say has been going on since the day she was launched onto the national stage.

Shame On U FB !!! Facebook bans mother for posting photos of baby with birth defect. #teamgrayson

(WMC-TV) - More than 1,000 Action News 5 Facebook fans are rallying around a mother who feels Facebook is discriminating against photos she posted on the social media network of her son.

Grayson James Walker was born on February 15, 2012.  He was born with Anencephaly, a rare neural tube birth defect in which a baby is born without parts of the brain and skull.  Action News 5 shared the Walker's story about their sons eight hours of life shortly after he died.

Heather Walker recently posted pictures of Grayson without his hat on.

"Not long after, Facebook deleted them because of the content" she said.  "They allow people to post almost nude pictures of themselves, profanity, and so many other things but I'm not allowed to share a picture of God's beautiful creation." More

Visit their blog: Our Sweet Boy Grayson James

Mystery object nearly causes mid-air collision in Denver ~ VIDEO

DENVER - The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating a mystery in the sky. A mysterious object flying over Denver nearly caused a mid-air collision Monday evening, 9Wants to Know has learned.

As far as investigators know, the mystery object did not show up on radar Monday.

Investigators believe this object, whatever it is, could pose a serious safety hazard to planes.

Radio transmissions from confirm a nervous-sounding pilot reported a strange object at 5:17 p.m. Monday.

The pilot is heard telling air traffic control: "A remote controlled aircraft, or what? Something just went by the other way ... About 20 to 30 seconds ago. It was like a large remote-controlled aircraft." More

Biden: 'I Don't Blame People' for Voting for the West Virginia Felon ~ VIDEO

From a May 17, 2012 Interview With WTOV-TV (NBC) In Steubenville, Ohio:

QUESTION: “In the West Virginia primary, a lot was made of the fact that this guy in a Texas prison cell was able to grab 40 percent of the vote in the presidential primary. What do you make of that?

JOSEPH BIDEN, VICE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES: “Look, I come from a household where whenever there’s a recession, somebody around my grand-pop or my dad’s table lost a job. A brother, a sister a friend, a neighbor. When you’re out of work, man, it’s a depression. And a lot of people are still hurting because of this god-awful recession we inherited that cost 8.4 million jobs before we could really get going. And so I don’t blame people, they’re frustrated, they’re angry.”

Ouch, That’s gotta hurt !!! Federal inmate makes strong showing against Obama in West Virginia primary !!!

VIDEO ~ Rep. Mike Coffman: Obama in his heart 'not an American'

"I don't know whether Barack Obama was born in the United States of America. I don't know that," Coffman said. "But I do know this, that in his heart, he's not an American. He's just not an American."

Listen to the full audio from the event. The comment about President Obama is made at 11:30.