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AOL to Buy The Huffington Post in $315 Million Deal

February 7, 2011 politisite 0

AOL to Buy The Huffington Post in $315 Million Deal The Huffington Post, which began in 2005 with a meager $1 million investment and has grown into one of the most heavily visited news Web sites in the country, is being acquired by AOL in a deal that creates an unlikely pairing of two online media giants. The two companies completed the sale Sunday evening and were expected to announce […]

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O'Reilly Obama Oh Really? Super Bowl Interview who scored a touchdown?

February 6, 2011 politisite 0

Think of two very skilled fighters getting in the ring for a little exhibition warm-up bout. Both like the payday of big exposure they will get, but neither really wants to lay a glove on the other or draw blood. They just want to show off their moves, flick a few fast jabs across the other’s brow and dazzle the rubes out there in the cheap seats with their prowess. That […]

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Friends of Barack (FOB) The White House mob

February 6, 2011 politisite 0

Op-Ed By Paul Westcott The Obama White House is a lot like the mob, you don’t want to deal with them but do, to make sure you’re “protected”.   Unions for example would prefer to roam free and not have to give away any of their union dues for political donations but they do, for protection.  The amount they gave away in election 2008 was over $30-million and man, are they […]

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Obama: Reagan saw that 'we are all patriots'

February 6, 2011 politisite 0

By Barack Obama Ronald Wilson Reagan was a believer. As a husband, a father, an entertainer, a governor and a president, he recognized that each of us has the power — as individuals and as a nation — to shape our own destiny. He had faith in the American promise; in the importance of reaffirming values like hard work and personal responsibility; and in his own unique ability to inspire […]

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Where did that U.S. Federal Aid to Egypt go? Mubarak family worth $70bn, say experts

February 5, 2011 politisite 0

President Hosni Mubarak’s family fortune could be as much as $70 billion U.S. Dollars  according to analysis by Middle East experts. Much of his wealth in British and Swiss banks or tied up in real estate in London, New York, Los Angeles and along expensive tracts of the Red Sea coast. After 30 years as president and many more as a senior military official, Mubarak has had access to investment […]

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UPDATE: Egypt to Jordan natural gas pipeline Bombed, Others say Leak

February 5, 2011 politisite 0

Last night sources reported that an attack on the Egypt natural gas pipeline was sabotaged that resulted in explosion.  Today, Gas company officials say the explosion was caused by a leak not an attack.  Both stories prevail. Jerusalem Post has a different take on the explosion: Sinai natural gas pipeline blast blamed on leak An explosion shook a gas terminal in Egypt’s northern Sinai Peninsula on Saturday, setting off a […]

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Egypt VP Omar Suleiman Targeted in Assassination Attempt That Killed Two Bodyguards

February 4, 2011 politisite 0

DEVELOPING: A failed assassination attempt on Egypt’s vice president in recent days left two of his bodyguards dead, U.S. sources tell Fox News, though that information has yet to be confirmed on the ground in Cairo.Such an attempt on the life of Omar Suleiman would mark an alarming turn in the uprising against the government of President Hosni Mubarak, who only recently named Suleiman as vice president in an effort […]

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Barack wants MuBarak to Go! White House wants Egyptian President Mubarak to Resign Immediately

February 3, 2011 politisite 0

The Obama administration is discussing with Egyptian officials a proposal for President Hosni Mubarak to resign immediately The administration wants Mubarak to turn over power to the newly sworn in Vice President Omar Suleiman. From the New York Times: Even though Mr. Mubarak has balked, so far, at leaving now, officials from both governments are continuing talks about a plan in which, Mr. Suleiman, backed by Sami Enan, chief of […]

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“Ticking Time Bomb" Fort Hood Massacre Could Have Been Prevented

February 3, 2011 politisite 0

Committee Report Finds Internal Disputes, Poor Coordination at FBI and Failure to Acknowledge Violent Islamist Extremism at DOD WASHINGTON – The Fort Hood massacre, which left 13 dead and 32 wounded, could have been prevented, Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee Chairman Joe Lieberman, ID-Conn., and Ranking Member Susan Collins, R-Me., said Thursday, as they unveiled their  report on the November 5, 2009, terrorist attack. Evidence of accused killer Nidal Hasan’s […]

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Multiple ways to Watch Al Jazeera English Live: iPhone, Android, Online and Satellite

February 2, 2011 politisite 0

Iron Mill News Service (Parent of Politisite.com)  has monitored Al Jazeera for the last few years via Ku-Band satellite feed on Galaxy 19 located at 97 Degrees Latitude.  The signal is in 4.2.0 MPEG2/DVB digital format but not 4.2.2 High Definition.  It is not scrambled.  The signal appears on Transponder 26,  Frequency is 12152 Mhz Horizontal polarization.  Symbol Rate 20000 3/4. Al Jazeera and many other Arabic stations are broadcast […]