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PJTV’s Afterburner with Bill Whittle: ‘First, the Grotesque’ (Video)

Saturday, August 31st, 2013 - by PJTV

Miley Cyrus’ behavior at the VMAs was grotesque, but isn’t new; Madonna and Lady Gaga have given us plenty examples in recent history. And even back in the 1930′s, there were several slutty grotesque performers. But which comes first? A society which exemplifies this behavior, or lewd behavior which leads to a societal downfall? Watch this Afterburner with Bill Whittle to find out.

PJTV subscribers click here to watch; an embeddable YouTube version is also available.

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DOJ Won’t Challenge State Pot Laws, But Controlled Status of Marijuana Not Changing

Saturday, August 31st, 2013 - by Bill Straub

Still, legalization advocates call it a "historic step forward" assuming the administration keeps its word.

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Mark Levin’s Liberty Amendments: A Blueprint, and a Truth Laid Bare

Saturday, August 31st, 2013 - by David Steinberg

America exists to stifle leftists. Levin’s book forces its critics to address this.

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Congress Fights Pentagon Payments to ‘Key Enabler of Atrocities in Syria’

Friday, August 30th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Chemical strike came days after latest call to end defense contract with Russia's state arms exporter and Assad's main supplier.

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The Impact on Israel of an American Attack on Syria

Friday, August 30th, 2013 - by Joseph Puder

Israel cannot afford half measures by the Obama administration.

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African-Americans’ Worst Economic Enemies

Friday, August 30th, 2013 - by Tom Blumer

It's their "friends" Barack Obama and others on the left.

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Deadly Consequences: CA Crime Rate Spikes After Easing Prison Overcrowding

Thursday, August 29th, 2013 - by Jack Dunphy

The Orwellian "Public Safety Realignment" now has a body count.

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White House Presents Syria Case to Congressional Leaders on Conference Call

Thursday, August 29th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

House Dem says of the chemical weapons evidence: "The president's team agrees that this type of action cannot go without consequences."

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EPA Investigation Sought as Top McCarthy Aide Faces Embezzlement Charges

Thursday, August 29th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

Vitter: "It seems that critical components of the process were vulnerable to abuse, directly contributing to massive fraud for over a decade."

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Obama Downplays Keystone’s Benefits Ahead of Pipeline Decision

Thursday, August 29th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

The State Department in March placed the anticipated number of construction jobs at 3,900 per year; Obama halved that estimate.

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Kansas ACLU Taking No Action on School Islam Display

Thursday, August 29th, 2013 - by Patrick Richardson

They say the display did not "proselytize." Is this a new ACLU standard for action?

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Again, as Farce: 2013 Events Mirror 1980

Thursday, August 29th, 2013 - by Perry Pendley

And no Reagan to stem the tide.

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Saving Face: Florida Prosecutors, Shellie Zimmerman Strike Plea Deal

Thursday, August 29th, 2013 - by Mike McDaniel

The outrageous felony perjury charge becomes a misdemeanor, to be expunged from her record after one year.

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The Pros and Cons of Attacking Syria

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 - by PJ Media

PJ Media's columnists weigh in on intervening in Syria as the Obama administration decides how to respond to the use of chemical weapons. Updated: Michael Ledeen, Victor Davis Hanson and Roger Kimball provide their analyses.

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Speakers Weave Pet Political Issues into MLK Anniversary

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Fifty years after the landmark "I Have a Dream" speech, union bosses, Dem lawmakers, Dem presidents, Oprah and Jamie Foxx get the podium at the feet of Lincoln.

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Power Industry Seeks Ways to Protect Nation from Major Disaster

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

Goal is to avoid repeat of devastating 2003 blackout that affected much of the northeast.

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Where Is the GOP on the NSA Scandal?

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Polls show voters from both parties are distrustful of Obama's expanded surveillance; one state lawmaker is trying to get Washington to listen.

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GOP Begins Whispers of Impeaching Obama

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

There’s no “I” in GOP. At least not yet officially…

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Obama Answers Call to Speak Directly on Syria with Kerry as Proxy

Monday, August 26th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Boehner: "The president has an obligation to the American people to explain the rationale for the course of action he chooses."

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Outrage: U.S. Returning Artifacts Looted from Iraqi Jews to Iraq, Instead of Lawful Owners

Monday, August 26th, 2013 - by Harold Rhode

Like returning artifacts to Germany, had they never renounced Nazism. This following a heroic effort to save them by Dick Cheney, Natan Sharansky, Richard Perle, and me, among others. (Sign the petition to stop the transfer here.)

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Veterans Affairs Vows to End Backlog of Disability Claims

Monday, August 26th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

Senate GOP Leader Mitch McConnell describes backlog as “national disgrace,” demands POTUS hold VA accountable for disarray.

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HHS to Award $30,000 in Taxpayer-Funded Cash Prizes for Obamacare Promotion Videos

Sunday, August 25th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Teams with Young Invinvibles organization to promote the contest.

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Fess Up, Conservatives: Time to Accept Blame for MLK’s Unrealized Dream

Saturday, August 24th, 2013 - by Roger Clegg

The Left will mark the speech's fiftieth anniversary with a blamefest. Be ready with your apologies.

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Obamacare: Single-Payer, Here We Come

Saturday, August 24th, 2013 - by Tom Blumer

Deliberate, or incompetent? How about deliberately incompetent?

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Drones: A Possible U.S. Policy for Syria?

Saturday, August 24th, 2013 - by Max Singer

Perhaps the best of our terrible options. Also read: U.S. Naval Forces Moving Toward Syria

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