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OBAMA PROMISES TOUGH CRACKDOWN ON OVERSEAS PIRATES

January 25, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

In his State of the Union address Tuesday night, President Obama seemed to indicate that the recent attack on the MegaUpload website and the arrest of its leaders in New Zealand was only the beginning of his administration’s effort to stamp out international piracy. The president announced plans to create a “trade enforcement unit” that […]

ARE YOU READY FOR AN APOLOGY?

October 5, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Hank Williams Jr., who issued an unapologetic statement following ESPN’s decision to yank his “Are You Ready for Football?” opener from Monday night’s NFL telecast after he compared President Obama to Adolf Hitler, issued a follow-up statement late Tuesday that he took pains to point out was “Not written by some Publicist.” With words in […]

ESPN “FIRES” HANK WILLIAMS JR. OVER OBAMA COMMENT

October 4, 2011 by · 2 Comments 

ESPN on Monday yanked Hank Williams Jr.’s “Are You Ready for Football?” opener from its Monday Night Football telecast after Williams earlier in the day likened President Obama to Hitler. The company issued a statement saying, “While Hank Williams, Jr. is not an ESPN employee, we recognize that he is closely linked to our company […]

HACKERS POST “OBAMA IS DEAD” STORY ON FOX NEWS TWITTER SITE

July 4, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Fox News Politics’ Twitter account was hacked early today (Monday), making it appear that the cable news channel was reporting the assassination of President Obama. A series of six messages was posted, including: “BREAKING NEWS: President @BarackObama assassinated, 2 gunshot wounds have proved too much. It’s a sad 4th for #america. #obamadead RIP.” Another said […]

BIN LADEN KILLING ANNOUNCEMENT DRAWS OBAMA’S BIGGEST RATINGS

May 4, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

President Obama drew his biggest audience ever Sunday night when 56.5 million viewers tuned in to watch his announcement that a U.S. Navy SEAL team had killed Osama bin Laden in Pakistan. The figure was more than twice the number who watched his March 28 speech on Libya — even though it did not begin […]

31 MILLION WATCH OBAMA AT TUCSON MEMORIAL

January 14, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Nielsen Research said on Thursday that some 31 million people watched President Obama’s speech during the memorial service for victims of the Tucson shooting Wednesday night on NBC, CBS, Fox, ABC, CNN, Fox News and MSNBC. In his address, Obama cited scripture, praised the individuals who were killed in the shooting and those who tackled […]

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