A Curious Eye

A Curious Eye

My name's Ben. I'm a 22 year-old recent grad living in Seattle. I've been told my gayness is only matched by my enthusiasm.
I post my favorite news from all around the web.
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whitehouse:

Check out how consumer spending has gone ↑ under President Obama.

whitehouse:

Check out how consumer spending has gone ↑ under President Obama.

usatoday:

President Obama’s approval rating hits an all-time low, according to an NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll: http://usat.ly/1obWvEZ 

usatoday:

President Obama’s approval rating hits an all-time low, according to an NBC News/Wall Street Journal pollusat.ly/1obWvEZ

Why the president becomes more powerful when Congress fails

breakingnews:

US House authorizes GOP-lead lawsuit against Obama
NBC News: The U.S. House voted on Wednesday to authorize a lawsuit against President Barack Obama for his use of executive actions.
The legislation, which no Democrats voted for, accuses President Obama of exceeding his constitutional authority by changing how the health care bill was implemented. The measure does not require Senate approval.
Follow updates on BreakingNews.com.
Photo: In a strict party-line 225-201 vote, the U.S. house passed a resolution authorizing a lawsuit against President Barack Obama. (J. Scott Applewhite / AP File)

breakingnews:

US House authorizes GOP-lead lawsuit against Obama

NBC News: The U.S. House voted on Wednesday to authorize a lawsuit against President Barack Obama for his use of executive actions.

The legislation, which no Democrats voted for, accuses President Obama of exceeding his constitutional authority by changing how the health care bill was implemented. The measure does not require Senate approval.

Follow updates on BreakingNews.com.

Photo: In a strict party-line 225-201 vote, the U.S. house passed a resolution authorizing a lawsuit against President Barack Obama. (J. Scott Applewhite / AP File)

American public opinion is clear: no additional involvment in foreign crises

Obama will take executive action on immigration after summer, adviser says

gaywrites:

It’s official! President Obama has signed an executive order granting workplace equality to LGBT federal workers. This is a historic day — but we’re not done yet. Next up, let’s enact workplace protections for every LGBT employee, everywhere in the country. gaywrites:

It’s official! President Obama has signed an executive order granting workplace equality to LGBT federal workers. This is a historic day — but we’re not done yet. Next up, let’s enact workplace protections for every LGBT employee, everywhere in the country. 

gaywrites:

It’s official! President Obama has signed an executive order granting workplace equality to LGBT federal workers. This is a historic day — but we’re not done yet. Next up, let’s enact workplace protections for every LGBT employee, everywhere in the country. 

Are you gay?" Obama asked in response.

Webb didn’t miss a beat, answering, “Only when I’m having sex!
micdotcom:

Need proof Obama has been good for the economy? Just look at the stock market 

Compared to his predecessors, Obama’s been pretty great for the economy. At 2,000 days into his presidency, Obama ranks in the top half of the eight presidents since the Great Depression who spent this much time in office in terms of stock market performance, according to MarketWatch.
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micdotcom:

Need proof Obama has been good for the economy? Just look at the stock market 

Compared to his predecessors, Obama’s been pretty great for the economy. At 2,000 days into his presidency, Obama ranks in the top half of the eight presidents since the Great Depression who spent this much time in office in terms of stock market performance, according to MarketWatch.
Read more | Follow micdotcom

micdotcom:

Need proof Obama has been good for the economy? Just look at the stock market 

Compared to his predecessors, Obama’s been pretty great for the economy. At 2,000 days into his presidency, Obama ranks in the top half of the eight presidents since the Great Depression who spent this much time in office in terms of stock market performance, according to MarketWatch.

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Conservatives Are Purposely Making Their Cars Spew Black Smoke To Protest Obama And Environmentalists

usatoday:

In a new Quinnipiac University Poll, President Barack Obama has been voted the worst president since World War II.
usatoday:

In a new Quinnipiac University Poll, President Barack Obama has been voted the worst president since World War II.

usatoday:

In a new Quinnipiac University Poll, President Barack Obama has been voted the worst president since World War II.

The mess in Iraq proves Obama was right to leave

Obama reveals the biggest frustration of his presidency: failure on gun control

EPA To Propose 30% Cut In Carbon Emissions By 2030

slytherinwithablog:

WHY DID NO ONE TELL ME ABOUT THIS 
“As progress spreads from State to State, as justice is delivered in the courtroom, and as more of our fellow Americans are treated with dignity and respect — our Nation becomes not only more accepting, but more equal as well,” Obama stated. “I call upon the people of the United States to eliminate prejudice everywhere it exists, and to celebrate the great diversity of the American people.”
slytherinwithablog:

WHY DID NO ONE TELL ME ABOUT THIS 
“As progress spreads from State to State, as justice is delivered in the courtroom, and as more of our fellow Americans are treated with dignity and respect — our Nation becomes not only more accepting, but more equal as well,” Obama stated. “I call upon the people of the United States to eliminate prejudice everywhere it exists, and to celebrate the great diversity of the American people.”

slytherinwithablog:

WHY DID NO ONE TELL ME ABOUT THIS

“As progress spreads from State to State, as justice is delivered in the courtroom, and as more of our fellow Americans are treated with dignity and respect — our Nation becomes not only more accepting, but more equal as well,” Obama stated. “I call upon the people of the United States to eliminate prejudice everywhere it exists, and to celebrate the great diversity of the American people.”

(via greeklesbian)