Jeffrey Scott Shapiro

Jeffrey Scott Shapiro

Whom Do You Believe? HBO or Gallup?

Despite the premise of “Game Change” – that Sarah Palin cost John McCain the 2008 presidential election – Gallup polls prove HBO’s assertion categorically false. Palin wasn’t the reason the Republicans lost the election. She’s the only reason they had

Whom Do You Believe? HBO or Gallup?

Berkeley Man Murdered While Police Monitor #OccupyOakland March

A 67-year old Berkeley man who was attacked in his own home desperately called a non-emergency line for help, but police were too busy to respond while they monitored an Occupy Oakland march. Peter Cuckor, the owner of a nearby logistics firm

Why Barack Obama Must Overcome His 'Oppositional Identity'

It’s hard for people to pinpoint exactly what it is they don’t like about President Barack Obama, but I think I can easily sum it up: his thinly veiled contempt for America, and his transparent resentment for the country he

Dershowitz: Neo-Nazi Websites Use Media Matters to Promote Hate

Harvard Law Professor Alan Dershowitz who is known for his liberal views says that the left wing media watchdog group is in danger of becoming the “Jeremiah Wright” for the 2012 presidential elections for a very surprising reason; he has

Senator Lieberman on Syria: 'It's Time for the Administration to Act'

U.S. Senator Joe Lieberman, who previously supported the 2003 liberation of Iraq, told CNN on Sunday that it’s time for the president to take action to help Syrian freedom fighters liberate their country from the tyranny of Ba’athist Party President

Iran Using Gold and Oil to Surpass U.S. Sanctions

Since U.S. sanctions have dramatically cut the Islamic Republic’s ability to obtain financing via the dollar and euro, Tehran is aiming to use gold to deal in the world market. The republic is seeking to evade sanctions imposed by the

Iran Using Gold and Oil to Surpass U.S. Sanctions

EXCLUSIVE: Occupy CPAC to Start at High Noon Today-May Have Union Support

In an exclusive interview with an Occupy DC activist this morning from the McPherson Square encampment area, Big Government has learned that at high noon today,–hundreds of activists drawing from a collective of leftist coalitions including union support–will descend upon

ACLU: Facebook-Politico Relationship Presents a Privacy Concern

Two weeks ago Big Government reported that Facebook and Politico created a new partnership to reveal users’ public private messages–if and when they relate to their feelings about a political candidate–will be fed through a ‘sentiment analysis tool’ and potentially

Oliver Stone and Ron Paul: A Match Made in Isolationist Heaven

It’s hard to imagine anyone would actually be surprised that Oliver Stone would champion Ron Paul. After all, the two both seem to look at politics through a lens that someone brought back from the Bizzaro World. For those of

McCain Opposition File Overstates Romney Not Being a Real Republican

The gist of a recently released opposition research document from Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is that the former Massachusetts governor is not a real Republican because some of his centrist positions and alliances with Democrats. Researchers working for Sen.