Sheldon Adelson Has Finally Found an Issue He Can Truly Influence And this week, in Adelson’s reported pledge to spend massive amounts to illegalize online gambling, one sees a businessman in the casino industry attempting to exert influence on the way gambling is regulated. It is classic (attempted) influence-buying. 11/19/2013 - 10:28 am | View Link
Sheldon Adelson's Fiscal Cliff Dividend Recouped A Year Of Campaign Spending In ONE Day For blowing $150 million on the election, casino mogul Sheldon Adelson might be history's dumbest gambler. But don't worry: He recouped his cash, and more, through the miracle of the fiscal cliff in ONE DAY. That means he'll have plenty more cash to gamble ... 12/5/2012 - 10:24 pm | View Link
Feds Probe Adelson’s Casino for Money Laundering Activities Maybe thousands of Netroots activists had an effect... or maybe they just got sick of being condemned as human rights violators. Or perhaps they took a hint from the bankruptcy judge. In any case, ... 08/5/2012 - 8:41 am | View Link
Report: Adelson's Company Making Things Hard for Bribery investigators As The Wall Street Journal's Kate O'Keefe reported back in June, Alves allegedly offered to expedite Sands' Macau developments, in what's starting to look, to SEC investigators, like a case of bribery. For now, though, Adelson and Sands are merely under ... 07/27/2012 - 9:59 am | View Link
Mogul’s Latest Foray Courts Jews for the G.O.P. The group, the Republican Jewish Coalition, plans to begin a multimillion-dollar advertising campaign in the coming weeks called “My Buyer’s Remorse,” targeting voters in Florida, Ohio and Pennsylvania, aides said. The campaign uses testimonials from ... 07/24/2012 - 7:30 pm | View Link
Jim Gibbons (U.S. politician) James Arthur "Jim" Gibbons (born December 16, 1944) is an American politician. He served as the 28th Governor of the U.S. state of Nevada from 2007 to 2011. He is a ... 08/31/2014 - 10:54 pm | View Website
mediachecker | Just another WordPress.com site Just another WordPress.com site ... But the goal wasn’t just regime change (or oil). The goal was to break up the country, and to do away with the ... 08/31/2014 - 8:38 pm | View Website
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Valleywag Sorry to disrupt. ... Former Napster COO Milton Olin Jr. was killed while biking last December when a Los Angeles Sheriff's Deputy lost control of his vehicle while ... 08/31/2014 - 8:56 am | View Website
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It was always obvious what Obamas supporters wanted. They werent willing to settle for a Hillary, just another politician who would punch the clock, deliver tepid speeches and push their leftist agenda. They wanted someone larger than life. A head made for Mount Rushmore and a body that would be cast in statues across the country.
In SundayÂs Gospel the Lord sets forth the theology of the Cross and redemptive suffering. In so doing he sets forth a doctrine that is utter absurdity to this world. The indignation of the modern world against the Cross borders on outrage. Why is this? Simply put, hedonism. Hedonism is the worldly ÂdoctrineÂ that pleasure or happiness is the sole or chief good in life.
For a few months in 1966, the budding romance between film star George Hamilton and Lynda Bird Johnson, daughter of the 36th president, was the talk of Washington. But a previously confidential FBI file - which a Philadelphia judge last week outlined in an opinion and ordered to be released - shows for the first time how far Johnson went to protect his daughter and his presidency
Pakistani anti-government protesters stormed the state TV building on Monday, forcing the channel briefly off air as they clashed anew with police and pushed further into a sprawling government complex in the capital, Islamabad, in an effort to reach the prime ministers residence. The violence is the latest in the turmoil roiling Pakistan, where anti-government cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri and cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan have been leading twin protests since mid-August calling on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to resign.
A message Japan began delivering Monday is a bit unusual, but true enough: Dont wait until its too late to think about toilet paper. The government and paper companies kicked off a Lets stockpile toilet paper! campaign to mark Disaster Prevention Day, warning of a possible crisis because nearly half of the supply comes from one of Japans most earthquake-prone areas.