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Jerry Brown

Jerry Brown Bans “Alien,” Targets Pot Farms

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2015

Brown’s policies derided by Cruz, Walker, and Fiorina

Jerry Brown Bans “Alien,” Targets Pot Farms

Jerry Brown
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8/16/2015 at 5:00pm
California’s economy is in no danger of catching fire, but its scenic beauty is. Meanwhile, Governor Jerry Brown has been busy signing bills into laws, demonstrating an intriguing set of executive priorities. First, he bans the word “alien” from the state’s labor code. Sacramento has its own Censor-in-Chief. Gov. Jerry Brown just signed…
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Bill Whittle Great Unlearning

The Great Unlearning

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2015

Bill Whittle explains how America became so stupid.

The Great Unlearning

Bill Whittle Great Unlearning
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8/16/2015 at 3:00pm
In the newest edition of Afterburner, Bill Whittle examines the dumbing-down of American society with an eye to the causes, effects and possible solutions. Whittle opens by noting that conspiracy theories about the moon landing and 9/11 have become mainstream. He goes on to explain the difference between ignorance and a lack…
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American Jewish musician barred from Spanish festival by anti-Israel boycotters

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2015

Fascism has returned to Europe, and it looks like BDS

American Jewish musician barred from Spanish festival by anti-Israel boycotters

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8/16/2015 at 1:19pm
For years we have been arguing that at most there is a thin line between the Israel hatred of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement and hatred of Jews. BDS was born at the anti-Semitic 2001 Durban conference, but was repackaged as a grassroots “civil society” movement in 2005, and…
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Officers walking on eggshells

Political Correctness Almost Costs an Alabama Cop His Life

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2015

Afraid to be labeled a racist by the media

Political Correctness Almost Costs an Alabama Cop His Life

Officers walking on eggshells
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8/16/2015 at 11:30am
While small acts of kindness from citizens can touch the lives of police officers many miles away, police officers across the country increasingly face public aggression, disrespect, and violence.  In the wake of Ferguson and the execution of police officers in NYC and across America,  America’s police face an untenable situation…
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Federal Government Record Taxes

Record $2.6 Trillion tax revenue not enough to feed federal gov’t beast

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2015

The more you feed it, the more it grows.

Record $2.6 Trillion tax revenue not enough to feed federal gov’t beast

Federal Government Record Taxes
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8/16/2015 at 9:30am
Since the beginning of fiscal year 2015, the federal government has taken in a staggering $2.6 trillion in tax revenue. Despite this record breaking haul, the United States is still operating in the red. Terence P. Jeffrey of CNS News reports: $2,672,414,000,000: Federal Taxes Set Record Through July; $17,955 Per Worker–Feds Still Run…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D9Eo71cGsLk

George Will: Purge Trump and His Supporters from GOP

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2015

“Trumpites” are only “lightly attached to the political process”

George Will: Purge Trump and His Supporters from GOP

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D9Eo71cGsLk
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8/16/2015 at 8:00am
George Will has written a thought-provoking piece over at WaPo in which he argues that the GOP should purge itself of Trump and Trump’s supporters. Will explains: When, however, Trump decided that his next acquisition would be not another casino but the Republican presidential nomination, he tactically and quickly underwent many conversions of convenience…
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http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3191679/Jeremy-Corbyn-caught-video-calling-Muslim-hate-preacher-honoured-citizen-inviting-tea-terrace-House-Commons.html

Likely British Labour leader’s creepy associations

Posted by  ▪  August 15, 2015

Holocaust deniers, anti-Semites, Jihadist preachers, BDS and Max Blumenthal, among others.

Likely British Labour leader’s creepy associations

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3191679/Jeremy-Corbyn-caught-video-calling-Muslim-hate-preacher-honoured-citizen-inviting-tea-terrace-House-Commons.html
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8/15/2015 at 8:30pm
Jeremy Corbyn likely will be the next leader of the leftist British Labour Party. Elections are underway for party leadership. The Labour Party has fallen on hard times after being crushed by David Cameron’s Conservative Party in the national elections in May 2015. The Conservative Party now holds an outright majority in…
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Comcast NBC Universal Buzzfeed Vox Media buys shares digital partnership media conglomeration

Big Internet Gets Bigger: NBC buys stakes in Vox and Buzzfeed

Posted by  ▪  August 15, 2015

The push toward conglomeration continues, so where does that leave “the blogosphere”?

Big Internet Gets Bigger: NBC buys stakes in Vox and Buzzfeed

Comcast NBC Universal Buzzfeed Vox Media buys shares digital partnership media conglomeration
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8/15/2015 at 7:00pm
Comcast subsidiary NBC Universal recently purchased large shares of Buzzfeed and Vox Media. NBC Universal, “owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks, and a suite of leading Internet-based businesses.” With…
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Bernie Sanders crowd

Are Bernie Sanders’ big crowds any match for the Clinton Machine?

Posted by  ▪  August 15, 2015

People power versus Hillary’s money and operatives

Are Bernie Sanders’ big crowds any match for the Clinton Machine?

Bernie Sanders crowd
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8/15/2015 at 5:30pm
Plenty of people in political media are taking note of the large crowds Bernie Sanders is drawing at his events, but at the end of the day, it still might not be enough for Sanders to trounce Clinton. Philip Bump of the Washington Post recently took a hard look at the numbers: 100,000…
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LI #012 Tianjin

Death Toll Rises in China’s Chemical Catastrophe

Posted by  ▪  August 15, 2015

Lack of transparency in Chinese response

Death Toll Rises in China’s Chemical Catastrophe

LI #012 Tianjin
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8/15/2015 at 3:45pm
While the EPA is dealing with the fallout from the Animas River spill that it created, China is responding to a chemical catastrophe of its own: Fires shot plumes of black smoke into the sky Saturday at the site of a chemical warehouse in Tianjin, China, where explosions earlier this week killed…
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Holder on brainwashing Americans 2a

Progressives Push for New “Right”: The Right Not to Bear Arms

Posted by  ▪  August 15, 2015

Move to make the Second Amendment “moot”

Progressives Push for New “Right”: The Right Not to Bear Arms

Holder on brainwashing Americans 2a
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8/15/2015 at 2:00pm
Obama has stated that the “most frustrating part” of his presidency has been his inability to pass gun control legislation, and progressives are not going to give up on their gun grabbing goal any time soon. The Washington Post has published an article by E. J. Dionne entitled “How American can free…
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https://twitter.com/nytpolitics/status/632366873359843332

Hillary in the “let’s laugh about it” stage of campaign grieving

Posted by  ▪  August 15, 2015

Latest tactic to deal with email and server scandal.

Hillary in the “let’s laugh about it” stage of campaign grieving

https://twitter.com/nytpolitics/status/632366873359843332
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8/15/2015 at 12:00pm
Hillary still is the odds-on favorite to get the Democratic nomination because of her enormous war chest and gigantic operative staff and SuperPACs. But the Clinton Machine is not doing nearly as well as expected, and is in trouble in early states against Bernie Sanders. The crowds are turning out for Bernie,…
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http://insider.foxnews.com/2015/08/13/dr-ben-carson-stands-comments-planned-parenthood-targets-black-communities

Dr. Ben Carson: Abortion Number One Killer of Blacks

Posted by  ▪  August 15, 2015

And the left goes nuts…

Dr. Ben Carson: Abortion Number One Killer of Blacks

http://insider.foxnews.com/2015/08/13/dr-ben-carson-stands-comments-planned-parenthood-targets-black-communities
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8/15/2015 at 10:30am
Dr. Ben Carson appeared on Your World with Neil Cavuto this week and spoke about Planned Parenthood, calling abortion the number one killer of black people. Later in the week, he was asked about his comments on the O’Reilly Factor by guest host Eric Bolling and stood by his statement. Ken Meyer of…
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Campus Reform Socialist Question

Social Studies Week at College Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  August 15, 2015

Your weekly dispatch from the world of higher education.

Social Studies Week at College Insurrection

Campus Reform Socialist Question
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8/15/2015 at 8:30am
These students shouldn’t feel bad. The chair of the DNC couldn’t answer the question either. Watch Millennials Try to Explain the Difference Between Democrats and Socialists Speaking of Socialism… Students at Liberty University Required to Attend Bernie Sanders Speech What higher ed bubble? Student Loan Debt is Now $1.27 Trillion and Growing University’s ‘Diversity Officer’ Makes More…
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#ThanksObama #MissionAccomplished

Posted by  ▪  August 15, 2015

And in the seventh year, he did not even rest.

#ThanksObama #MissionAccomplished

Bumper Sticker - Ithaca - Chaos Panic Disorder
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8/15/2015 at 7:00am
Spotted in the Wegmans parking lot.
 
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Little Republicans: Presidential Debate Highlights

Posted by  ▪  August 14, 2015

Watch this, then go forth and enjoy your weekend

Little Republicans: Presidential Debate Highlights

Little Republicans kid presidential debate stage reenactment GOP presidential debate donald trump
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8/14/2015 at 7:30pm
It’s been quite the news week. To cap it off and end on a cute note, might we suggest a condensed Republican presidential debate reenacted by children? Wig-clad kiddos adorned in oversized American flag pins reenact the first Fox News prime time debate and it’s hilarious. Not to mention, alarming close to…
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Charles Cooke and Ann Coulter duke it out over Donald Trump’s candidacy

Posted by  ▪  August 14, 2015

“I have to say I’m astonished by the collective insanity that seems to have marked the conservative movement over this man.”

Charles Cooke and Ann Coulter duke it out over Donald Trump’s candidacy

Ann Coulter Charles Cooke Fox News
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8/14/2015 at 5:45pm
Thursday night, National Review’s Charles Cooke joined author of Adios America!, Ann Coulter, on Sean Hannity’s Fox News show. The exchange is particularly interesting because it perfectly illustrates the deep divide in the conservative ranks over Trump’s candidacy. The segment begins with Coulter and Hannity exchanging their favorite Trump insults of the…
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