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In the House of Representatives Tell the Truth ~ Penalty Phase… But Circumvent or Break Laws ~ It’s All Good

Remember This?

Speaker Pelosi agrees to plan to scold Rep. Wilson for ‘You lie’ outburst so then the House punishes Wilson in a seven day turnaround from act to motion.

Fast Forward to This:


Rangel May Just Get Slap On Wrist on these Ethics Charges presented in doc form on June 17, 2010 and the investigation has been ongoing for years.

It’s not who you know… it’s what you know about who!


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The “Obamanation” Continues the Lying Discourse Regarding Immigration, Arizona, and John Kyl

Which is more realistic – that Senator Kyl decided to go rogue at a small meeting with no professional news media in attendance or…

…that Obama lies again?

Logic dictates that since the administration wants to initiate a lawsuit against Arizona regarding Constitutional and State immigration laws and that the 1200 National Guard have never appeared as promised back in May, it tends to validate Senator John Kyl’s statement. No Matter How the White House Spins It!

Look at each man’s record of honesty and patriotism as well.

Senator John Kyl you make me smile 🙂 You are a Hero, Patriot and Statesman!

You are in excellent company as well:

Supreme Court Justice Alito~
Judge Alito correctly mouths, “Simply not true.”


Representative Joe Wilson~
Heckler At Obama Speech to Congress: ‘You Lie!’




White House tapes anyone? anyone?

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Knock, Knocking on the White House Door, We Have Another Oil Leak in the Gulf, Anybody in Charge?

OCEAN SARATOGA RIG is LEAKING off the coast of Louisiana!

BP Rig Not the Only One Leaking Oil in Gulf” via CBSNEWS.

Bird’s eye view of all spills in the Gulf of Mexico via SkyTruth

It really makes this very last Press Release (btw you would think someone would have released another presser since?) issued by the owner company, Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc., very interesting or very telling! Timing is everything!

News Release (Most Recently Posted 4/28/2010)

to Redeem Zero Coupon Convertible Debentures Due 2020
HOUSTON, Apr 28, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) –Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (NYSE:DO) today announced its decision to redeem on May 28, 2010 all of its outstanding Zero Coupon Convertible Debentures Due June 6, 2020 at the redemption price of $706.28 per $1,000 principal amount at stated maturity, in accordance with the Indenture under which the Debentures were issued. On May 28, 2010, the redemption price will become due and payable and original issue discount on the Debentures will cease to accrue.

The Debentures are convertible, at any time until the close of business on May 27, 2010, into Diamond Offshore common stock at a conversion rate of 8.6075 shares of common stock per $1,000 principal amount at stated maturity of Debentures, subject to adjustment in certain circumstances.

Diamond Offshore issued $805,000,000 principal amount at stated maturity of the Zero Coupon Convertible Debentures Due June 6, 2020 in June 2000. As of April 27, 2010, Debentures were outstanding in the aggregate principal amount at stated maturity of $6,000,000.00, which Debentures would have an aggregate cash redemption price on May 28, 2010 (assuming no additional conversions occurred prior to such date) of approximately $4,237,680.00.

Copies of the Notice of Redemption, which includes instructions for delivery of Zero Coupon Convertible Debentures Due June 6, 2020 for redemption or conversion, may be obtained from the trustee with respect to the Debentures, The Bank of New York Mellon, Attention: Kash Asghar, 601 Travis, 16th Floor, Houston, Texas 77002, Telephone No. (713) 483-6649, Fax No. (713) 483-6954.

Diamond Offshore provides contract drilling services to the energy industry around the globe and is a leader in deepwater drilling. Additional information on Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. and access to the Company’s SEC filings is available on the Internet at http://www.diamondoffshore.com.

Statements in this press release may contain “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Such statements may include, but are not limited to, statements concerning completion of the redemption. Such statements are inherently subject to a variety of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated or projected. A discussion of risk factors that could impact these areas and the Company’s overall business and financial performance can be found in the Company’s reports and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. These factors include, among others, general economic and business conditions, casualty losses, industry fleet capacity, changes in foreign and domestic oil and gas exploration and production activity, competition, changes in foreign, political, social and economic conditions, regulatory initiatives and compliance with governmental regulations, customer preferences and various other matters, many of which are beyond the Company’s control. Given these concerns, investors and analysts should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. Each forward-looking statement speaks only as of the date of this press release. The Company expressly disclaims any obligation or undertaking to release publicly any updates or revisions to any forward-looking statement to reflect any change in the Company’s expectations with regard thereto or any change in events, conditions or circumstances on which any forward-looking statement is based.

SOURCE: Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc.

Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc.
Les Van Dyke, 281-492-5370
Director, Investor Relations

Obama you may feign anger with your classless comment, but the American People are appalled by your continual failures and all faults land squarely upon your opaque “transparent” shoulders. 1 1/2 months later the United States of America is accidentally notified of additional leaks. Has it been all about the MONEY?

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Joe Wilson “IS” and “WAS” Right…….. “YOU LIE”

There’s more leaks. When will the White House come clean? What’s the Plan? You fools have fooled around long enough in DC!

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No Salt is the Newest Assault Upon America

Okay, whose bright (sarcasm) idea was this – “Nanny State Looks to Ban Salt in NY“?

Salt is required to bake breads, cakes, pies, rolls, pizza.
Salt is required for fudge.
Salt makes the best accent on Margaritas.
There’s no soup without salt.

Legitimate Reasons for Salt “Salt -The Spice of Life

Looks to me like some idiots are assaulting the restaurant business now and purposely! These little digs flying all over the country remind me that the political machine attempts to play games at every opportunity. Nothing like a good distraction.

Hmm the “Lowering Salt in Your Diet” at the FDA, U S Food and Drug Administration site has an interesting link at the bottom:

For More Information

The second link takes you to Project: Strategies to Reduce Sodium Intake……… hmm? is New York the test dummy site opportunity until the money and time runs out?

Here’s an interesting study “Iodine deficiency diseases in Switzerland one hundred years after Theodor Kocher’s survey: a historical review with some new goitre prevalence data“.

I wonder if the one US study has looked at the long history of Iodine/Salt usage or the Swiss study? Could this be a way to increase health problems for Americans?

Justin Wilson must be rolling over in his grave –

New Orleans Cajun, Justin Wilson – Gumbo

The man was a master of Cajun Cooking and no one was better measuring out a teaspoon of salt!