Tag Archives: Iran

BREAKING: The Iran Deal Will Happen

CNN reports: In a major victory for President Barack Obama, Democratic Sen. Barbara Mikulski of Maryland announced support for the Iran nuclear deal Wednesday, providing the White House the votes it needs to prevent Republicans from scuttling the agreement. The announcement means that at least 34 senators — the number required by the Constitution to sustain a veto — will …

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Come Again, Haaretz?

The tweet has already been deleted. As Mediaite says: “If he WERE gay, why would that matter in regards to his support for the Iran deal?” Haaretz is Israel’s oldest daily newspaper.

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Michele Bachmann: Christians Should Rejoice That Obama’s Iran Deal Is Bringing The End Times [AUDIO]

According to Crazy Eyes, Christians should be rejoicing that President Obama’s nuclear deal with Iran is bringing about the End Times. Via Right Wing Watch: In an interview with Religious Right radio host Jan Markell this weekend, former Rep. Michele Bachmann once again claimed that President Obama is ushering in the End Times, this time citing the nuclear agreement with …

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GOP Attack Ad: Voting For Rand Paul Is Voting To Nuke American Families

Via Mediaite: A new ad from former U.N. Ambassador John Bolton‘s Foundation for American Security and Freedom warns that if you vote for Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul, a cute suburban American family will be annihilated by a nuclear explosion. The ad is totally not a ripoff of a 1964 Lyndon B. Johnson campaign ad claiming that if Americans voted …

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LIVE VIDEO: Obama Defends Iran Deal

“President Obama delivers remarks on Wednesday about the Iran nuclear deal at American University, where President John F. Kennedy delivered a speech in 1963 on nuclear diplomacy.” UPDATE: I’ve replaced the live-stream with a recap.

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Celebs Shill For Obama’s Iran Deal

Cameo by Queen Noor of Jordan. Teabaggers are pouring into the comments at YouTube. (Tipped by JMG reader David)

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Obama Slams Huckabee And Trump

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Jewish Groups Denounce Huckabee

Jewish groups have denounced Mike Huckabee after he made the above comment in an interview with Breitbart. MSNBC reports: “Whatever one’s views of the nuclear agreement with Iran – and we have been critical of it, noting that there are serious unanswered questions that need to be addressed – comments such as those by Mike Huckabee suggesting the president is …

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NEW YORK CITY: Thousands Rally In Times Square Against Iran Nuclear Deal

The Jerusalem Post reports: An estimated 10,000 people turned out at New York’s landmark Times Square on Wednesday in protest over the Iran nuclear deal signed last week. They urged the US Congress to reject the agreement brokered in Vienna to rein in Tehran’s atomic program. Speakers at Wednesday’s rally included New York’s former governor George Pataki, Jerusalem Post senior …

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Cruz: Iran Is Getting Everything It Wants

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Reality Show Star Slams Iran Deal

“Don’t say it’s unbelievable. Of course it’s believable. This is the world we live in today under American leadership that would surrender Israel’s security and our own. Don’t say it’s unbelievable. When Barack Obama warned voters he would “fundamentally transform America” and they voted for him anyway – twice – what was once the most powerful office in the world …

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The Iran Deal Explained With Legos

“The 109-page Iran deal is filled with complicated details about how the Persian nation must limit its stockpiles of uranium and plutonium in order to secure sanction relief from the west. We explain it in 60 seconds, using Legos.”

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Iran Bans “Homosexual Hairstyles”

Via the Guardian: “Homosexual” and “devil worshipping” hairstyles have been banned in Iran, alongside tattoos, sunbed treatments and plucked eyebrows for men, which are all deemed un-Islamic. The move – aimed at spiky cuts – follows a trend where, each summer, Iranian authorities get tough on men and women sporting clothing or hairdos seen as imitations of western lifestyles. In …

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Activist “Punks” Iranian Officials: “What’s Your Favorite Way To Hang Gays?”

David Keyes, executive director of Advancing Human Rights, attempted to “punk” the New York City visit of Iran’s foreign minister last week by staging a giveaway of ice cream and balloons to “celebrate” the 1000th hanging by the Iranian government. Via The Blaze: Keyes said he uses comedy and satire to highlight human rights abuses, because “dictators fear humor.” Though …

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Joe Biden & Blondie – Naked Men

From Brooklyn’s Gregory Brothers. You’ll like this. I’d really love to see Blondie turn this into a proper single.

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LCR Slams Kerry On Iran Deal

The Log Cabin Republicans today published the above message in a full-page ad in Roll Call. Via press release: “It is absolutely appalling that the negotiations taking place right now between the United States and the Iranian government have avoided any serious discussion of the horrendous human rights abuses taking place in Iran,” Log Cabin Republicans National Executive Gregory T. …

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Ted Cruz Defends Letter To Iran

Via Talking Points Memo: “I guess the question I have first is, was the intention of the letter to get in the way of a negotiations as it is proved to?” Brzezinski asked Cruz. “Look, the intention of the letter was two things. Number one, to defend our national security. I think this deal that is being negotiated by the …

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Today’s New York Daily News

Via Talking Point Memo: The New York Daily News on Tuesday used its front page to condemn Republican senators for signing an open letter to Iran warning that a potential nuclear deal could be null once President Barack Obama is out of office. The tabloid’s front page prominently featured Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Sens. Ted Cruz (R-TX), …

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Protesters Demonstrate Outside Capitol As Netanyahu Addresses Congress

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Crazy Eyes To Obama: Bomb Iran

“I turned to the president and I said, something to the effect of, ‘Mr. President, you need to bomb the Iranian nuclear facilities, because if you don’t, Iran will have a nuclear weapon on your watch and the course of world history will change.’ And he got his condescending smile on his face and laughed at me and said, ‘Well …

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