About: Fuzzy Slippers

I am a constitutional conservative, a writer, an editor, and a citizen activist.

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EPA Moves To Increase Ethanol Levels in Gasoline

http://www.thefiscaltimes.com/Articles/2014/08/12/EPA-Fails-Simple-Cost-Benefit-Analysis
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Posted by    Monday, May 23, 2016 at 8:30am 5/23/2016 at 8:30am
http://www.thefiscaltimes.com/Articles/2014/08/12/EPA-Fails-Simple-Cost-Benefit-Analysis

Although very few states still—or ever did—mandate ethanol in gasoline, ethanol-blended gas is widely available; indeed, it can be difficult to find an ethanol-free gas station (if you want to find one near you, try this resource).

The blend wall—the percentage of ethanol to gas considered safe for car engines—is 10% or...

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Feds Order Colleges to Stop Checking Applicants’ Criminal / Disciplinary History

Obama ban the box Rutgers speech
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Posted by    Sunday, May 22, 2016 at 2:32pm 5/22/2016 at 2:32pm
Obama ban the box Rutgers speech

In 2015, Obama announced that he was calling on all federal agencies to no longer check the criminal history of job applicants.  This “ban the box” move was part of a larger criminal justice reform agenda that is now being extended to the nation’s colleges and universities.

Judicial Watch reports:

The Obama administration...

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Sharia-compliant Financing To Fund Islamic Museum at Failed Ground Zero Mosque Site

https://www.jihadwatch.org/2016/05/islamic-museum-to-be-built-with-sharia-compliant-financing-on-site-of-failed-ground-zero-mosque
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Posted by    Sunday, May 22, 2016 at 10:30am 5/22/2016 at 10:30am
https://www.jihadwatch.org/2016/05/islamic-museum-to-be-built-with-sharia-compliant-financing-on-site-of-failed-ground-zero-mosque

Having been denied their Ground Zero victory mosque, the owners of the site have planned to build an Islamic museum there since 2014.  This museum, apparently, will be an impressive structure containing apartments, a children’s play room, and the museum itself.

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World’s Largest Solar Plant Sets Itself On Fire

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Posted by    Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 4:30pm 5/21/2016 at 4:30pm
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The Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System, the world’s largest solar plant, has had its share of troubles, including reports that it was scorching birds that flew over it, that it wasn’t producing the energy it was projected to produce, and that it was in dire financial difficulty.  This week may well...

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College Reverses Decision Over Transgender Joke, Rehires Famed Delta Force Hero

Jerry Boykin
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Posted by    Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 2:30pm 5/21/2016 at 2:30pm
Jerry Boykin

Lieutenant General (Ret.) Jerry Boykin, one of the original members of Delta Force and later its commander, was fired from his teaching position at a Virginia college because of comments he made at a conservative gathering. The all-male college, Hampden-Sydney College, was apparently inundated with SJW’s demanding that the decorated hero...

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Alan Grayson Accuses MSNBC Host of “Spreading Lies” On Ethics Probe

Grayson on MSNBC
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Posted by    Monday, May 16, 2016 at 8:30am 5/16/2016 at 8:30am
Grayson on MSNBC

Following his massive cat fight redux with Harry Reid, Alan Grayson appeared on MSNBC and . . . things didn’t go well.

The Tampa Bay Times reports:

In a combative interview this morning, Democratic Senate candidate and current U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson accused MSNBC host Joy Reid of “smearing”...

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Huma Abedin to Endure Further Humiliation with “Weiner” Documentary Release

Huma Abedin and Hillary Clinton
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Posted by    Sunday, May 15, 2016 at 4:38pm 5/15/2016 at 4:38pm
Huma Abedin and Hillary Clinton

A new documentary about disgraced former congressman Anthony “Carlos Danger” Weiner, entitled Weiner, is scheduled for limited release on Friday, and with all that Huma Abedin (Mrs. Danger Weiner) has been through with her “excessive pay” investigation  as well as her recent FBI interview, it seems that she will be reliving...

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Navy Officer Fired Amid Fallout from U. S. Sailors’ Arrest by Iran

Eric Rasch
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Posted by    Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 2:30pm 5/14/2016 at 2:30pm
Eric Rasch

Back in January, Iran seized two U. S. Navy vessels and detained 10 of our sailors, and though they were released amid a flurry of genuflections and gushing gratitude from John Kerry, our sailors were purposefully and publicly humiliated by Iran.  Not only did they release photos, but they are going...

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FBI Director Slams Clinton’s Claim Email Server Investigation Is a “Security Review”

James Comey
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Posted by    Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 12:30pm 5/14/2016 at 12:30pm
James Comey

Hillary Clinton and her surrogates have been describing the FBI investigation into her private email server as a “security review” or “security inquiry.”  That narrative, however, has been dismantled by FBI Director James Comey.

Hillary appeared on the Today Show last month and laughed at the preposterous idea that she might be...

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Van Jones: Three Dumb Ideas Progressives Have About Trump

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Posted by    Friday, May 13, 2016 at 7:00pm 5/13/2016 at 7:00pm
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Disgraced communist and former Obama “Green Jobs Czar,” Van “Cash for Clunkers” Jones, hasn’t been resting on his laurels since his abrupt 2009 middle-of-the-night departure from the Obama administration. He was busy serving at the front of the progressive campaign to diminish and demonize the Tea Party into obscurity, and he has...

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Budweiser Kicks Off Patriotic “America” Repackaging

http://newsroom.anheuser-busch.com/budweiser-america-cans-bottles-2016/
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Posted by    Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 2:30pm 5/12/2016 at 2:30pm
http://newsroom.anheuser-busch.com/budweiser-america-cans-bottles-2016/

As summer approaches, Belgian-owned Budweiser announces a new patriotic label:  “America.”  The theme is intended to attract customers while sharing patriotic sayings, lyrics, and the like.

From the Anheuser-Busch Budweiser press release entitled “Budweiser emblazons America on cans and bottles to kick off its most patriotic summer ever”:

America’s No. 1 full-flavored lager...

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Harry Reid, Alan Grayson Massive Cat Fight Redux

Grayson Reid
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Posted by    Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 8:30pm 5/11/2016 at 8:30pm
Grayson Reid

How bad and lacking in moral fiber must a Democrat be for Harry Reid to accuse him of having “no moral compass?”  Alan Grayson bad.

Grayson (D-FL)—who is perhaps best known for his over-the-top statements, unethical campaign ads, and alleged shady hedge fund dealings—is running for the Senate seat being vacated by...

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Military Times: Military Prefers Trump to Clinton by Huge Margin

http://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/politics/fl-florida-primary-clues-november-20160320-story.html
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Posted by    Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 2:30pm 5/10/2016 at 2:30pm
http://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/politics/fl-florida-primary-clues-november-20160320-story.html

As we at LI, like everyone else on both sides of the aisle, absorb the likelihood of a Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton face-off in November, the Military Times conducted its own survey of active-duty military personnel and learned that those in the military, if faced with the choice between Trump and...

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Hillary Super PAC Creates Paid Troll Army to Counter Online Attacks

Hillary Clinton
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Posted by    Monday, May 9, 2016 at 7:30pm 5/9/2016 at 7:30pm
Hillary Clinton

In keeping with the lumbering awkwardness of Hillary Clinton’s presidential primary campaign that has included herding reporters like cattle and adopting a phony Southern accent, Team Hillary has concocted a new means of countering widespread unflattering comments about Hillary online.  Unlike Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump, Hillary does not enjoy an...

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Germany: Clash Between “Merkel Must Go” and “Nazis Out” Protesters

Merkel Must Go protests in Germany
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Posted by    Sunday, May 8, 2016 at 6:00pm 5/8/2016 at 6:00pm
Merkel Must Go protests in Germany

There have been a number of anti-refugee protests in Germany over the past several months as Germans express their dissatisfaction with Angela Merkel’s disastrous “open door” policy for refugees flooding into Germany.

This weekend, there was a clash between “Merkel Must Go” protesters and pro-migrant “Nazis Out” protesters.

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John Kerry Tells Students They Are “Graduating Into a Borderless World”

Kerry NU commencement address
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Posted by    Sunday, May 8, 2016 at 4:30pm 5/8/2016 at 4:30pm
Kerry NU commencement address

On Friday, Secretary of State John Kerry delivered the commencement address at Northeastern University.  During this address, he told the graduating class they are “about to graduate into a complex and borderless world.”

The Washington Examiner reports:

Kerry also seemed to dismiss the importance of national borders, and said technology has reshaped the...

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FBI interview days or weeks away, but Hillary knows nothing?

Hillary Clinton Server Questions Town Hall Press Conf
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Posted by    Sunday, May 8, 2016 at 10:30am 5/8/2016 at 10:30am
Hillary Clinton Server Questions Town Hall Press Conf

Despite her continued insistence that her email and personal server scandal is a nothing burger, Hillary just can’t seem to stop herself from telling untruths.  Despite wide-spread reports that the FBI was moving on to the next phase of their investigation, interviewing Hillary aides, Hillary claimed this week that neither she...

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