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John Bolton: America's Next Secretary of State?

John Bolton: America's Next Secretary of State?

“Radical Islam is a severe threat against America that is growing and the White House doesn’t seem to recognize or understand it because it doesn’t fit with their narrative of the Arab Spring. It is for either ideological reasons or

Tea Party 2012: Win. Tea Party 2014: Go Home?

Tea Party 2012: Win. Tea Party 2014: Go Home?

The Tea Party movement is looking as vibrant and influential as ever with the recent naming of Paul Ryan to the GOP presidential ticket, and the Tea Party inspired Ted Cruz victory in Texas. So how exactly did the movement

Physicians Mobilize for Reform Alternative to AMA-backed ObamaCare

Physicians Mobilize for Reform Alternative to AMA-backed ObamaCare

While polls indicate the vast majority of America’s medical doctors remain staunchly opposed to ObamaCare, a large and growing number have now begun to rise up in dissent of the government mandated law.   In an unprecedented move, a coalition of

My Generous Open Letter Offer To Mr. Bill Press

Liberal talk show host Bill Press recently said he sees no difference between the allegations against Herman Cain and that of a child-sex abusing ex-Penn State coach stating, “What’s the difference, really? There’s no difference. I mean, okay, we have

#OccupySanDiego Invites Tea Party Activist to Speak at Rally

Organizers of the “Occupy San Diego” protest have extended an invitation for Yours Truly to speak at their rally. They did so after after taking exception to an article I wrote which featured a video interview with a protester who

John Bolton Positioning Himself For V.P.?

Former UN Ambassador John Bolton has the look and sound of someone about to announce his candidacy for U.S. President, dogging Barack Obama at every possible media opportunity. Or perhaps- given it is this late in the process and there

Art Laffer Calls Obama 'Very Poor President', Expects Defeat in '12

With the unemployment rate at 9.2%, a contentious budget battle underway in Washington and small businesses- the very backbone of the U.S. economy- burdened by an ever growing list of government regulation, many might wonder what would Ronald Reagan would

First-Ever Twitter Presidential Debate Announced

An historic first-ever Presidential debate on twitter will take place on Wednesday July 20th 3pm-4:30pm EDT (noon-1:30PDT) with all major candidates expected to participate except one. The debate is being organized by a group called TheTEAParty.net and will be moderated

Jackie Mason: Obama One of Three Worst Presidents in History

Long before there was a Jon Stewart on Comedy Central cracking jokes and ridiculing Fox News viewers, there was an old-school comedian named Jackie Mason. What makes Mason unique is not only his acerbic outspoken style of humor, but also

Troopathon: Unplugged, Exposed & Unhinged

Last Thursday an impressive $507,000- was raised during an eight hour period at the annual event known as Troopathon. Troopathon- which was webcast here on ‘The BIG’s’- brings together celebrities from Hollywood, radio, TV and the media for the purpose

How Andrew Breitbart Broke Weinergate

No two people are more responsible for creating the genre of Citizen Journalism than of course Andrew Breitbart and James O’Keefe. As is well known by now Andrew took center stage at the dramatic press conference in New York recently

PR Guru: Arnold Schwarzenegger 'Will Not Be Back'

When Arnold Schwarzenegger burst onto the political scene a couple of decades ago, he was a Republican pol’s dream: an icon of mostly liberal Hollywood willing to admit he had conservative convictions. But in the ensuing years, Schwarzenegger trampled on

Why Arnold Schwarzenegger 'Will Not Be Back'

When Arnold Schwarzenegger burst onto the political scene a couple of decades ago, he was a Republican pol’s dream: an icon of mostly liberal Hollywood willing to admit he had conservative convictions. But in the ensuing years, Schwarzenegger trampled on

Tea Party Doctor Issues Obamacare Debate Challenge

If you were stuck reading just the mainstream media, you would probably have no idea that there is a growing movement among doctors to oppose President Barack Obama’s health care plan. Dr. Adam Dorin, who practices medicine in southern California,

Did Mexican Government Call It An 'Active War', Or An 'Act Of War'?

In my previous column I wrote that Congressman Darrell Issa said the Mexican government has called Projects ‘Gun Runner’ and ‘Fast and Furious’ an “act of war”. After being flooded with numerous media inquiries the Congressman’s office contacted me and

Issa: Obama Drafts Executive Order to Bypass Congress, Exempts Unions

Recently immediately after Congressman Darrell Issa finished giving a speech from the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives, I caught up with him for his most recent comments on the investigation into the ATF gunwalking scandal known as Projects

Announcing 'The Armed Forces Family Aid Concert,' April 29th – May 1st

A tremendously important story has gone virtually untold by the media, ignored by our political leaders, and unknown to the American public. Despite the extraordinarily high price they have paid, America’s severely wounded veterans are enduring humiliating financial hardships of

Announcing 'The Armed Forces Family Aid Concert,' April 29th – May 1st

A tremendously important story has gone virtually untold by the media, ignored by our political leaders, and unknown to the American public. Despite the extraordinarily high price they have paid, America’s severely wounded veterans are enduring humiliating financial hardships of

Tea Party Nominating Convention Announced

At this very moment an historic press conference is taking place in Topeka, Kansas, to announce The National Tea Party Nominating Convention, also known as Freedom Fest 2011. If you are a Tea Party activist or someone who is sick