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Hillary Is Obama

Branco Cartoon – Cereal Killer

Posted by  ▪  April 20, 2015

Just the same O

Branco Cartoon – Cereal Killer

Hillary Is Obama
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4/20/2015 at 7:00am
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Debbie Wasserman Schultz MSNBC

Plan B: Run, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Run!

Posted by  ▪  April 19, 2015

The real Choice.

Plan B: Run, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Run!

Debbie Wasserman Schultz MSNBC
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4/19/2015 at 8:30pm
Debbie Wasserman Schultz has done such a tremendous job of defining the Democratic Party’s central beliefs lately, especially in her response to Rand Paul’s challenges on abortion. We’re so impressed that we think Wasserman Schultz has become a possible, um, Plan B for Democrats should Hillary faulter. As evidence for our argument, here…
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Bad translation misrepresents Rubio’s immigration comments

Posted by  ▪  April 19, 2015

Lost in translation?

Bad translation misrepresents Rubio’s immigration comments

Marco Rubio Univision Amnesty President 2016 DACA immigration reform Breitbart News spanish speaking
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4/19/2015 at 7:30pm
Breitbart News caused a stink when it reported on presidential candidate Marco Rubio’s alleged comments on Obama’s unilateral executive immigration programs. The headline inaccurately suggested that Rubio supported President Obama’s executive immigration overreach. As we will discuss, this was only one of numerous mistranslations. The latest offense involves Senator Rubio’s recent interview about…
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Scott Walker Gives Compelling Speech in New Hampshire

Posted by  ▪  April 19, 2015

“Sometimes, there are people who like the status quo, even in our own party.”

Scott Walker Gives Compelling Speech in New Hampshire

https://youtu.be/wT0R5yPqiKk
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4/19/2015 at 6:00pm
Scott Walker was the latest in the line of Republican candidates and potential candidates to address the New Hampshire Leadership Forum, in the nation’s first primary (Iowa is a caucus). Walker’s speech was well received. Stephen F. Hayes at The Weekly Standard reports: Walker guided the crowd through a brief history of his tenure…
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Oklahoma City, 20 Years Later

Posted by  ▪  April 19, 2015

“…this is also a day to say to those who plan to terrorize us, ‘no, you cannot.'”

Oklahoma City, 20 Years Later

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4/19/2015 at 4:30pm
I was only 10 years old on the day that Timothy McVeigh parked his fertilizer bomb outside the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City. At the time, I didn’t know what it meant to have witnessed the “deadliest terror attack to date” on U.S. soil; all I knew was…
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Earth Day Trash

Crowd Trashes National Mall for Earth Day

Posted by  ▪  April 19, 2015

Taking care of the environment…

Crowd Trashes National Mall for Earth Day

Earth Day Trash
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4/19/2015 at 3:00pm
There was a concert for Earth Day on the National Mall this weekend. It’s good to have events like this to remind us that we need to be responsible stewards of the environment. Christine Rousselle of Townhall: National Mall Trashed After Global Citizen 2015 Earth Day Concert Oh, the delicious, delicious irony. Yesterday was Global…
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LI #02 Measles

Disneyland Measles Outbreak Officially Ends

Posted by  ▪  April 19, 2015

In Nigeria, a new disease “worse than Ebola” kills 18.

Disneyland Measles Outbreak Officially Ends

LI #02 Measles
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4/19/2015 at 1:30pm
About thee months have passed since I first reported that the latest attraction offered at Disneyland, “the happiest place on Earth”, was measles. It appears that particular infection has burnt itself out. The measles outbreak that affected more than 130 Californians since December is over, the California Department of Public Health declared Friday. It…
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Who’s up for a Vietnamese Flash Mob singing Hine Mah Tov? (Psalm 133)

Posted by  ▪  April 19, 2015

I sure am.

Who’s up for a Vietnamese Flash Mob singing Hine Mah Tov? (Psalm 133)

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4/19/2015 at 11:35am
I mentioned in a post last night that when Anatoly (Nathan) Sharansky arrived in Israel in 1986, the crowd sang Hene Mah Tov, the lyrics of which start with Psalm 133: I.הִנֵּה מַה טוֹב = Hine mah tov Behold how good וּמַה נָּעִים = uMah-Nayim and how pleasing שֶׁבֶת אָחִים גַּם יַחַד = shevet achim gam…
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Failing our veterans - VA scandal

Army Morale Low Despite $287 Million “Optimism” Program

Posted by  ▪  April 19, 2015

Your tax dollars at work

Army Morale Low Despite $287 Million “Optimism” Program

Failing our veterans - VA scandal
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4/19/2015 at 10:00am
Army morale is at an all-time low, according to USA Today, and the Army is left scratching its head: More than half of some 770,000 soldiers are pessimistic about their future in the military and nearly as many are unhappy in their jobs, despite a six-year, $287 million campaign to make troops…
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A death penalty liberals can believe in

Posted by  ▪  April 19, 2015

Strangulation by regulation and taxes is the preferred method.

A death penalty liberals can believe in

Bumper Sticker - U. VA - Execute Corporations close up
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4/19/2015 at 8:00am
Hi Prof. Jacobson – I snapped this in the parking lot at an event on April 16 at the Univ. of Virginia’s Miller Center for Public Affairs, featuring a discussion with Erik Prince, founder of the now-defunct Blackwater. Check the uppermost left(!) sticker, as contrasted to the rest of the “peace”…
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Sharansky: The U.S. has “lost the courage of its convictions”

Posted by  ▪  April 18, 2015

When did America forget that it’s America?

Sharansky: The U.S. has “lost the courage of its convictions”

https://youtu.be/HLKRfpnEznA?t=2m15s
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4/18/2015 at 9:00pm
One of my early posts at Legal Insurrection, on November 11, 2008, was Is It Time For Conservatives To Sit Down In The Snow?. The post analogized what conservatives were about to experience in the aftermath of Obama’s first victory to the experience of Soviet Jewish Refusenik Anatoly (Nathan) Sharansky. I…
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Paris Jewish Reporter Harassed Miri Michaeli Schwartz

VIDEO: Jewish reporter harassed in Paris street

Posted by  ▪  April 18, 2015

“Anti-semitism in central Paris just because my microphone had Hebrew writing on it.”

VIDEO: Jewish reporter harassed in Paris street

Paris Jewish Reporter Harassed Miri Michaeli Schwartz
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4/18/2015 at 7:30pm
We have run several posts about Walking While Jewish in European cities, and the resulting street harassment. Here is another example. Call it “Reporting While Jewish” in Paris. Miri Michaeli Schwartz is a reporter for Israel Channel 10 News. She was doing a report on the streets of Paris regarding the search for…
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Talking gangster rap with Marco Rubio

Posted by  ▪  April 18, 2015

Could Rubio be our first hip-hop president?

Talking gangster rap with Marco Rubio

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4/18/2015 at 6:00pm
Now that he’s officially running for President, Sen. Rubio’s affinity for rap and hip-hop is back in the spotlight. Earlier this week, Sen. Rubio was asked if he would be willing to demonstrate his skill of ‘spit rapping lyrics’ on MSNBC’s Morning Joe. Citing the inappropriateness of the lyrics, Rubio declined to…
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Christina Hoff Sommers

Christina Hoff Sommers gets Trigger Warnings at Georgetown

Posted by  ▪  April 18, 2015

“Do these people call themselves adults?”

Christina Hoff Sommers gets Trigger Warnings at Georgetown

Christina Hoff Sommers
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4/18/2015 at 4:30pm
New Post – Oberlin Radical Feminists Freak Out at Christina Hoff Sommers. ——————– You may remember Christina Hoff Sommers of the American Enterprise Institute as the Factual Feminist. We’ve linked her outstanding work at College Insurrection many times. Ms. Sommers spoke at Georgetown on Thursday night and some students took it upon themselves to label…
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Rand Paul Flips the Script on Abortion

Posted by  ▪  April 18, 2015

“It’s time for pro-lifers to go on the offense.”

Rand Paul Flips the Script on Abortion

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4/18/2015 at 2:30pm
Rand Paul has managed to do something no Republican before him has done. In a series of recent comments and media appearances, the Kentucky senator has turned the abortion debate around, calling on Democrats and their media allies to defend their position on late-term abortion. Paul’s position is summarized perfectly in this…
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Rick Scott Medicaid Expansion

Rick Scott To Sue Obama Administration Over Medicaid Expansion

Posted by  ▪  April 18, 2015

Withholding LIP funding a “coercion” tactic?

Rick Scott To Sue Obama Administration Over Medicaid Expansion

Rick Scott Medicaid Expansion
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4/18/2015 at 12:30pm
In 2012, the Supreme Court ruled that states have the right to refuse the ObamaCare Medicaid expansion without penalty to other, existing, federal Medicaid funding.  Following is the summary from SCOTUSblog: The Court’s decision on the constitutionality of the Medicaid expansion is divided and complicated.  The bottom line is that: (1) Congress…
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gun-control

Open Carry is coming to Texas (we think)

Posted by  ▪  April 18, 2015

…but only if the House and Senate can agree on a bill

Open Carry is coming to Texas (we think)

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4/18/2015 at 10:30am
Color the rest of the country shocked: Texas is one of the few states in the nation (six, to be exact) that hasn’t yet approved the open carry of handguns in some form. That all could change this legislative session, though, if Republicans in the legislature have their way. Yesterday, members…
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