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Gibbs: People aren’t upset because Obama is black

White House press secretary Robert Gibbs told CNN’s John King that President Barack Obama doesn’t believe people are protesting him because he is a black man. “I don’t think the president believes that people are upset because of the color of his skin,” said Gibbs. In her Sunday column, Maureen…

Obama speech disrupter says he won’t apologize to Congress

The Republican congressman that shouted “You lie!” during President Barack Obama’s address to a joint session of Congress told Fox News’ Chris Wallace that he won’t apologize again. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has expressed support for a “resolution of disapproval” if Rep. Joe Wilson refuses to apologize to his colleagues…

Coast guard says confusion was normal training exercise

A spokesman for the Coast Guard told reporters that reports that shots were fired on a boat on the Potomac river were incorrect. CNN first reported and then later retracted the story. “We’re charged with 7×24 365, all day, every day, all-weather security and safety on the maritime interests of…

ABC: NYC subways still vulnerable 8 years after 9/11

A a former NYC Metropolitan Transit Authority official revealed that an attack on the subway tunnel’s could result in 19,000 casualties, according to a report by ABC News. Eight years after 9/11, crucial security equipment has still not been installed to protect NYC subways. Four years ago, the MTA awarded…

Informant says FBI threw away chance to catch alleged 9/11 plotter

A Lebanon-native who pretended to be an Islamic extremist at the behest of American authorities claims that the FBI took him off the trail of alleged 9/11 plotter Mohammed Atta right as a window of opportunity opened to catch him. Were it not for the FBI’s action, the informant says…

Coulter defends Obama speech disrupter

Conservative author Ann Coulter told Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly that she approved of the Congressman that disrupted President Obama’s speech. “You told our guys you liked that South Carolina pinhead Congressman Wilson,” asked O’Reilly. “Yeah,” replied Coulter. “Last night we had Obama telling lie after lie.” This video is from…

Maddow: Beck exploiting 9/11 tragedy

Rachel Maddow is joined by Princeton University professor Melissa Harris-Lacewell to discuss the political exploitation of corporate-backed “9-12″ events. This video is from MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show, broadcast Sept. 10, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Weiner on reform: Republicans ‘almost a lost cause’

Rep. Anthony Weiner, D-N.Y., joins Countdown’s Keith Olbermann to talk about how persuasive President Obama’s health care speech was and whether it will change enough minds to get health care reform passed. This video is from MSNBC’s Countdown, broadcast Sept. 10, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Wilson says outburst wasn’t premeditated

The South Carolina Republican congressman that interrupted President Barack Obama by shouting “You lie!” says that the outburst wasn’t premeditated. “I will tell you this. It was spontaneous,” said Wilson. Speaking to reporters on Capitol Hill, Wilson did not seem to be full of remorse. “Well, I, last night, heard…

Fox guest: ACLU defense teams should be jailed

Former CIA agent and known Pentagon propagandist told Fox’s Brian Kilmeade that member of an ACLU initiative to defend Guantanamo Bay detainees that were torture should be jailed Thursday. The John Adams Project is defense teams assembled by the ACLU to assist detainees. Photos of CIA agents were shown to…

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