Obama’s Unpaid Bill? Springfield Says President Owes $55,000 For 2008 Campaign Event (VIDEO)

Though more than three years have passed since the city hosted then-presidential candidate Barack Obama’s announcement of Joe Biden as his running mate, Springfield, Ill. remains irked that the White House has not footed the bill for some $55,000 in police overtime and other costs associated with the event. ..

One alderman suggested turning the matter over to a collection agency.

Source:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/02/06/obamas-unpaid-bill-spring_n_1256993.html

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Environmental ‘gut check time’ for Obama?

Courtney Hight told herself not to cry as police handcuffed her outside the White House. “I knew I was doing the right thing,” she said. “So I did not cry.”

Source:
http://www.cnn.com/2011/10/07/politics/obama-environment/index.html

White House Fence Jumper: The Armed Takedown (Video)

Armed Secret Service agents swooped in on a homeless man on the White House lawn after he jumped a fence yesterday — and the whole scene was caught on tape right behind a CNN reporter.

Source:
http://www.tmz.com/2011/08/03/white-house-fence-jumper-homeless-man-secret-service-armed-guns-drawn-arrest-takedown-cnn-reporter-john-king/

President Obama complains White House technology is ’30 years behind’

President Obama may be content using a slightly outdated (though admittedly secure) BlackBerry while on the go, but it seems that he’s far more disappointed in the technology at the White House itself.

Source:
http://www.engadget.com/2011/04/15/president-obama-complains-white-house-technology-is-30-years-be/

Obamacare on the Ropes

When U.S.

District Court judge Roger Vinson struck down President Obamas health care program as unconstitutional, the White House declared the decision an outlier. It was anything but that. The ruling on January 31 was in harmony with limits the Supreme Court has imposed on the use of the Constitutions commerce clause to justify far-reaching legislation by Congress. And it came as the assault on Obamacare has expanded to many fronts

Source:
http://www.weeklystandard.com/articles/obamacare-ropes_541426.html

Barack Obama novel: John McCain aide chief suspect as author of ‘O’

A former top aide to Senator John McCain has been unmasked as the likely
author of “O”, an anonymously written tale based on President
Barack Obama’s White House and his 2012 re-election campaign.

Source:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/books/booknews/8289555/Barack-Obama-novel-John-McCain-aide-chief-suspect-as-author-of-O.html

7 Real Car Chases Way Crazier Than Anything in the Movies

Sometimes reality grabs fiction by the throat and drags it screaming down the highway before hitting a conveniently placed ramp, ramming through a gas tanker, and careening — airborne and aflame — into the white house.

Source:
http://www.cracked.com/article_18874_7-real-car-chases-way-crazier-than-anything-in-movies.html

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