Author: Mark Hyman

Profile: Mark Hyman hosts "Behind the Headlines," a commentary program for Sinclair Broadcast Group.

Website: http://www.behindtheheadlines.net/

March 8, 2013

Funding Hamas

Filed under: Foreign Countries & Policy,War On Terror - 08 Mar 2013

Hamas is an Islamic organization dedicated to the destruction of Israel. It’s preached violence against America, the west, and Jews. In the past 20 years, 18 Americans have been killed in terror attacks carried out by Hamas.

Hamas was …

March 6, 2013

Pentagon Trophies

Young children playing sports often get a trophy for participating.

As adults they’ll learn the reality of starters and bench-warmers. Winners and losers.

March 2, 2013

The Sequester

It was created in the heavens.

Carved on a stone tablet.

And delivered at the foot of man.

At least, that’s how Washington describes the sequester.

March 1, 2013

Gun Crimes

Filed under: Second Amendment - 01 Mar 2013

Have government officials gone overboard with their anti-gun hysteria?

Alexandria, Virginia police arrested a 10-year old boy for brandishing a toy gun.

February 23, 2013

Government Seizures

Filed under: American Government,What The F@#K?!? - 23 Feb 2013

From Michigan to Texas. Maine to Oregon. If you live or travel in these regions then listen very carefully.

The Department of Homeland Security has announced it has the authority of seize personal electronic devices: laptops, tablets, smart phones, …

February 22, 2013

NBC Lies

Filed under: Academia, Media & Hollywood,Myths & Lies - 22 Feb 2013

There are 210 television markets. NBC Network owns the NBC stations in 10 markets. The rest are owned by other companies. And those companies are probably cringing over the behavior of NBC News.

NBC has once again been caught …

February 19, 2013

Hookergate

New Jersey Senator Robert Menendez [D] is in a major scandal called “Hookergate.”

He’s alleged have made trips to the Dominican Republic for sex parties with underage girls. He’d fly back and forth on the private jet of a major campaign …

February 6, 2013

Bob Menendez

Filed under: What The F@#K?!? - 06 Feb 2013

Last Spring, Secret Service agents on official travel to Colombia hired prostitutes. The scandal broke when one agent didn’t pay his prostitute the agreed amount.

In a televised interview, New Jersey Senator Robert Menendez denounced the agents’ behavior.

February 3, 2013

Two Americas

Why is the government trying to portray the public as the enemy?

In early 2009, the Department of Homeland Security issued a document warning of an alleged threat to the U.S. posed by “domestic rightwing terrorists.” The terrorists included individuals who …

February 2, 2013

Hurricane Sandy Pork

Filed under: In The News,Liberalism, Marxism & Communism - 02 Feb 2013

A couple of weeks ago the U.S. House approved $9.7 billion in Hurricane Sandy relief money. The White House asked for another $50 billion.

[The Office of Management & Budget sent a letter to House Speaker John Boehner detailing$60.4 billion …

January 24, 2013

DC: America’s P**n Capital

Filed under: What The F@#K?!? - 24 Jan 2013

According to the adult website, PornHub.com, Washington, DC is the porn capital of America. DC residents view more online porn per capita than those in all 50 states.

They view more than 14 porn videos per person annually. This …

January 21, 2013

Billionaire Tax Break

Filed under: Taxes & Taxation - 21 Jan 2013

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett wrote in the New York Times in 2011 that the wealthy should pay a higher percentage of their income in taxes than do the middle class.

The wealthy do pay a higher rate on personal income. But …

January 18, 2013

Tax, Spend & Repeat

In 2011 there was fiscal crisis. The U.S. reached its debt ceiling.

[Prior to August 2011, the public was told the debt ceiling would be reached on March 31st, April 15th, May 16th and May 31st.]

[Most media falsely equate …

January 16, 2013

Armed & Hypocritical

I recently spoke of high-profile people who are complete hypocrites when it comes to the gun issue (here). They should possess firearms — even illegal ones. But not you.

Even some media — who claim to tell you the …

January 8, 2013

New Year’s Resolution

Filed under: Politics In General - 08 Jan 2013

Recently, a federal judge ordered tobacco companies to say in product warnings they had previously deceived the public about the dangers of tobacco.

Let’s have Washington politicians do the same.

I don’t recall President Obama or any one member of …

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