Posts by William A. Jacobson  (Page 60)
 

Greg Gutfeld: “Seriously, that even made me feel bad for Lerner”

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Posted by    Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 7:00pm 10/9/2014 at 7:00pm
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Our reader poll turned up strong support for Jason Mattera confronting Lois Lerner in her neighborhood, including following her to a neighbor’s door.

Based on the comments to that post, I think the general reasoning in favor was that Lerner deserves to have to answer questions, they do it to us (60...

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The new normal? Beheading threats empty RI elementary schools

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Posted by    Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 11:17am 10/9/2014 at 11:17am
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After the Oklahoma workplace beheading, I asked if the threat level had shifted From Going Postal to Going ISIS.

Regardless of whether we see more actual beheadings in the U.S., it appears that threats of beheadings may be...

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Watch Elizabeth Warren’s reaction when Bill Maher says she’ll make a terrific presidential candidate

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Posted by    Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 4:54pm 10/8/2014 at 4:54pm
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Elizabeth Warren says she “is not running” for President.

(You know where I’m going with this, don’t you?)

Progressives will not take “is not running” for an answer.

Ready for Warren is up and running, and now so are other progressive groups in Iowa and New Hampshire, as reported by The Hill,

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WI “John Doe” targets seek full appeals court rehearing of dismissal of lawsuit against prosecutors

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Posted by    Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 3:09pm 10/8/2014 at 3:09pm
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Two of the targets of the John Doe investigation against Scott Walker and conservative activists have filed a Petition for en banc rehearing by the full 7th Circuit Court of Appeals, after a 3-judge panel dismissed their lawsuit against the John Doe prosecutors on the grounds that the federal courts should...

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Liberal Zionist

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Posted by    Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 7:00am 10/8/2014 at 7:00am
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From Javier:

Only in Maryland.

Snapped just outside downtown Silver Spring, MD.

One of these is not like the other…

The yellow sticker is the “Don’t tread on my Obamacare” sticker we’ve seen before.

Bumper Stickers - Silver Spring MD - Israel Obamacare

 
 
 

Over 1200 Scholars Sign Petition against Academic Boycott of Israel

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Posted by    Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 5:43pm 10/7/2014 at 5:43pm
Jerusalem Shrine of the Book

We previously mentioned that a pro-Academic Freedom Petition was circulating among faculty and researchers, specifically objecting to the academic boycott of Israel passed by a small number of groups, such as the American Studies Association.

The Petition has now passed 1200 signatures, mostly from faculty at universities in the United States, but...

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Still searching for Alison Grimes supporter who believes she’s not anti-coal

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Posted by    Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 2:31pm 10/7/2014 at 2:31pm
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James O’Keefe and the crew at Veritas Action Fund are in search of a supporter of Alison Grimes supporter who actually believes her campaign position that she’s not anti-coal industry.

The other day O’Keefe released a video in which various assorted Democratic operatives and Grimes supporters used the “L” word in describing...

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Media Matters honcho behind #StopRush effort accused of offensive writings

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Posted by    Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 12:39pm 10/7/2014 at 12:39pm
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Angelo Carusone is the Media Matters executive behind the effort to get Rush Limbaugh off the airwaves, as we documented in 2012:

The attack on Limbaugh was not Carusone’s first targeting of a major conservative personality.  Carusone, prior to...

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Palestinian activist groups accused of attempting to influence jury

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Posted by    Monday, October 6, 2014 at 2:50pm 10/6/2014 at 2:50pm
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We have frequently reported on the aggressive protest tactics of anti-Israel groups.

According to a motion filed in federal court in Detroit, some of those groups allegedly have crossed a line, or plan to cross a line, from legitimate and protected protest into improperly trying to influence the jury in the upcoming...

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NY Daily News: Martha Robertson’s chances have “collapsed” (#NY23)(Update: DCCC pulls air time)

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Posted by    Monday, October 6, 2014 at 1:00pm 10/6/2014 at 1:00pm
Martha Robertson WENY Fat Shaming Ads

It isn’t over until the votes are counted, and miracles can happen, but it isn’t looking good for Martha Robertson, the Democratic challenger to Rep. Tom Reed in my home NY-23 district.

Once up a time, Robertson was a lead Democratic prospect to turn a seat from

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Supreme Court may have decided gay marriage issue by not deciding

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Posted by    Monday, October 6, 2014 at 11:28am 10/6/2014 at 11:28am
Supreme Court Justices 2010

Many if not most observers expected the Supreme Court to take at least one of the cases for which review was sought in which the issue of whether same-sex marriage bans were constitutional was squarely presented.

None of the Supreme Court’s decisions in DOMA or the Prop. 8 litigation decided that issue.

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Alison Grimes and coal – The Lying Game? (#KYSEN)

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Posted by    Monday, October 6, 2014 at 10:00am 10/6/2014 at 10:00am
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James O’Keefe’s Project Veritas Action has gone undercover with various Democratic campaigns, and is beginning to roll out video.

First up, supporters of Alison Grimes, who is challenging Mitch McConnell. Grimes supporters in...

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Dems seek to weaponize Ebola politically

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Posted by    Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 7:35pm 10/5/2014 at 7:35pm
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First it was Politico spreading the talking point that Republicans were exploiting Ebola by pointing out the failure and incompetence of the Obama administration.

Huffington Post joined that chorus of GOP Lawmakers Continue To Stoke Ebola Fears.

Now it’s Van Jones making the argument that Democrats need to weaponize Ebloa for the 2014...

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BDS hate on campus is real

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Posted by    Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 6:31pm 10/5/2014 at 6:31pm
Northeastern SJP Protest Long Live Intifada Sign

We have posted many times about how the Boycott Divestment and Sanctions movement, through faculty and Students for Justice in Palestine branches, has turned campuses and classrooms into political battlefields in the worst way.

When Northeastern University SJP marches to the chant of “Long Live the Intifada,” they are celebrating the bloody...

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Where’s the like button?

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Posted by    Friday, October 3, 2014 at 9:00pm 10/3/2014 at 9:00pm
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That’s the question asked by commenter Janitor as to blog posts.

I was wondering when people would notice.

We removed the Thumbs Up / Thumbs Down buttons from...

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Glenn Beck plays Elizabeth Warren Jeopardy

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Posted by    Friday, October 3, 2014 at 7:25pm 10/3/2014 at 7:25pm
Elizabeth Warren Glenn Beck Jeopardy Screen

Our post Jeopardy: Our Elizabeth Warren questions posed some questions for the next time Jeopardy uses the category “Elizabeth Warren.”

Someone noticed.

First he read the questions actually used on a recent episode of Jeapardy.

Then he used our questions.

 
 
 

Sierra Club endorsement boomerangs on Martha Robertson (#NY23)

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Posted by    Friday, October 3, 2014 at 5:50pm 10/3/2014 at 5:50pm
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Democrat Martha Robertson, whose struggling campaign to unseat incumbent Tom Reed has struggled (and then some), didn’t need any more problems than she already had.

But the Sierra Club, which has endorsed Robertson, just created more problems by suing...

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