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More American Students Consider College in Canada Over Trump

Posted by  ▪  January 5, 2017

The great white north.

More American Students Consider College in Canada Over Trump

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1/5/2017 at 12:30pm
Some American college students are considering what many American celebrities promised to do if Trump won. Head for the northern border. FOX News reports: College in Canada? After Trump’s win, more in US consider it In the wake of the presidential election, more U.S. students are thinking about going to college in Canada. Universities from…
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Joe Theismann Cannot Believe 49ers Gave Colin Kaepernick a Team Award

Posted by  ▪  January 5, 2017

“What did he inspire?”

Joe Theismann Cannot Believe 49ers Gave Colin Kaepernick a Team Award

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1/5/2017 at 12:00pm
NFL analyst and former Washington Redskins quarterback Joe Theismann tore into the San Francisco 49ers after the team gave quarterback Colin Kaepernick the Len Eshmont Award. The team chooses the player “49er who best exemplifies the inspirational and courageous play of Len Eshmont, an original member of the 1946 49ers team.” This…
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Tucker Carlson to replace Megyn Kelly

Posted by  ▪  January 5, 2017

Great move by Fox News.

Tucker Carlson to replace Megyn Kelly

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1/5/2017 at 10:30am
Tucker Carlson had a strong showing in our Reader Poll of who should replace Megyn Kelly at Fox News, now that she is moving to NBC. His performance replacing Greta at the 7 p.m. slot made him a hit among conservatives. We covered many of his take-downs, the most epic of which…
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NASA Announces New Discovery Missions

Posted by  ▪  January 5, 2017

To the asteroid belt and beyond!

NASA Announces New Discovery Missions

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nYdCU1QQQro
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1/5/2017 at 10:30am
Wednesday, NASA announced two new missions: On Jan. 4, NASA announced the selection of two missions to explore previously unexplored asteroids. The first mission, called Lucy, will study asteroids, known as Trojan asteroids, trapped by Jupiter’s gravity. The Psyche mission will explore a very large and rare object in the solar system’s…
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California hires Eric Holder to spearhead “lawfare” battles against Trump

Posted by  ▪  January 5, 2017

State’s politicos spend $25,000/month to hire man at center of Fast & Furious and voter intimidation controversies.

California hires Eric Holder to spearhead “lawfare” battles against Trump

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1/5/2017 at 10:00am
California has a massive housing crisis, pension troubles, and an escalating crime rates. So, what do the state’s leaders decide to do? Hire one of the most controversial figures in the Obama Administration to engage in legal battles against the Trump Administration. Bracing for an adversarial relationship with President-elect Donald Trump , the…
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Occidental College Still Reeling from Destruction of 9/11 Memorial

Posted by  ▪  January 5, 2017

“the American flag can trigger feelings of hate and revulsion in some students”

Occidental College Still Reeling from Destruction of 9/11 Memorial

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1/5/2017 at 9:00am
It’s hard to imagine anything more despicable than disrespecting the victims of 9/11. This incident happened in the fall but it’s still impacting the school. Forbes reported: Occidental College Tries To Heal Campus Wounds After Attack On 9/11 Flag Memorial What does a college do when students trash a 9/11 memorial? That was the…
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Putin’s Russia makes gains in Europe, as Merkel’s Refugee Policy isolates Germany

Posted by  ▪  January 5, 2017

Popular anti-mass migration parties gain strength in the E.U. as Germany, France and Holland head to elections

Putin’s Russia makes gains in Europe, as Merkel’s Refugee Policy isolates Germany

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q_7Vp1jpbYY&t=2s
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1/5/2017 at 8:30am
Russian leader Vladimir Putin has gained influence in Europe as Chancellor Merkel further isolates Germany with her open borders policy. According to British newspaper Daily Express, “Angela Merkel is losing her grip on power as European leaders openly side with Vladimir Putin.” Despite months of back-channel European diplomacy, Merkel and top E.U….
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Reports: Matt Lauer “Blew a Gasket” Upon Learning of Megyn Kelly’s Move to NBC

Posted by  ▪  January 5, 2017

To have been a fly on that wall

Reports: Matt Lauer “Blew a Gasket” Upon Learning of Megyn Kelly’s Move to NBC

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1/5/2017 at 7:30am
Earlier this week, long-time Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly announced she’d be leaving cable news for a gig at NBC’s news desk. Sources told Page Six that the “notoriously territorial” Matt Lauer “blew a gasket” when he learned Kelly would be his co-worker: The negotiations over Megyn Kelly’s move to NBC were so…
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Branco Cartoon – What a Hack

Posted by  ▪  January 5, 2017

Shakin’ in his boots

Branco Cartoon – What a Hack

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1/5/2017 at 7:00am
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Black Chicago teens torture special-needs boy, yell “F*** Donald Trump! F*** white people!”

Posted by  ▪  January 4, 2017

How will the national media cover this?

Black Chicago teens torture special-needs boy, yell “F*** Donald Trump! F*** white people!”

http://www.fox32chicago.com/news/crime/227116738-story
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1/4/2017 at 10:30pm
Shortly after Donald Trump won November’s presidential election, Mary Chastain reported that a white motorist in Chicago had his car hijacked while being taunted by a  black mob that mocked and assaulted him, while shouting anti-Trump language. Those arrested for the hijacking were between 17 and 26 in age. Despite the clear shouting…
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Green Group Starts Campaign Against EPA Nominee Scott Pruitt

Posted by  ▪  January 4, 2017

Apparently, Pruitt doesn’t care about children.

Green Group Starts Campaign Against EPA Nominee Scott Pruitt

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1/4/2017 at 8:30pm
The Clean Air Moms Action, part of the Environmental Defense Action Fund, has started a $100,000 campaign against President-elect Donald Trump’s EPA nominee Scott Pruitt. The campaign will use children’s health concerns in ads in Washington, D.C. and six states that have “senators who could swing the confirmation vote.” What an original technique!…
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The Wendy’s Twitter Account is Roasting Detractors Like a Boss

Posted by  ▪  January 4, 2017

Who knew insulting people would prove an effective marketing campaign?

The Wendy’s Twitter Account is Roasting Detractors Like a Boss

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1/4/2017 at 7:07pm
Fast food joint Wendy’s has a new social marketing strategy that’s both hilarious and effective. I mean, we’re blogging about it, right? The strategy is simple — roast the dissent. During my daily internetting yesterday, I saw this, which is seems to be tweet zero: If you’re going to shoot at @Wendys, you…
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American U to Remove Statue of Killer of FBI Agents from Campus

Posted by  ▪  January 4, 2017

“statue required a more thorough assessment of the implications”

American U to Remove Statue of Killer of FBI Agents from Campus

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1/4/2017 at 6:45pm
American University has recently been home to a statue of Leonard Peltier, who was found guilty of killing two FBI officers in the 1970s. Now the statue is coming down. WJLA News reports: AU removing controversial statue from campus American University plans to remove a controversial statue from its campus after an outcry from…
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Modern Language Association BDS vote on January 7 comes as Congress formulates anti-boycott legislation

Posted by  ▪  January 4, 2017

An MLA vote to join the academic boycott of Israel should serve as a congressional call to action.

Modern Language Association BDS vote on January 7 comes as Congress formulates anti-boycott legislation

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1/4/2017 at 5:30pm
We previously covered, in exhaustive detail, the upcoming vote on Saturday, January 7, on three resolutions at the Modern Language Association: The Modern Language Association is at it again: at this year’s annual MLA meeting in Philadelphia, academic boycotts of Israel are on the agenda. Thus continues the Settler Colonial attempt by the Boycott,…
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Schumer taunts Trump on SCOTUS nomination

Posted by  ▪  January 4, 2017

Threat to prevent ANY likely Trump nominee leaves Republicans only the Nuclear Option.

Schumer taunts Trump on SCOTUS nomination

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WKB7pD3qVys
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1/4/2017 at 3:30pm
We have covered many times how Democrats laid the foundation for Republicans to use the Nuclear Option for a Trump Supreme Court nominee. That Nuclear Option would construe Senate Rules to only require 51 votes for cloture, effectively eliminating the filibuster, the 60-vote requirement to close debate. The foundation was laid in 2013,…
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VIDEO satire “Real Housewives of ISIS” attacked as Islamophobic

Posted by  ▪  January 4, 2017

If you claim mocking ISIS is mocking Islam, you’re not making the point you think you are.

VIDEO satire “Real Housewives of ISIS” attacked as Islamophobic

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DOB6UDC-67w
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1/4/2017 at 1:30pm
This is the type of edgy comedy Saturday Night Live would produce, if it had the guts to offend the thought police. Instead, it’s from the BBC2 show Revolting: The satirists behind a controversial BBC sketch depicting “The Real Housewives of Isis” have argued that comedians must be allowed to tackle religious fundamentalism. The…
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Girl Becomes Instafamous by Smooshing Bread With Her Face

Posted by  ▪  January 4, 2017

How does one decide they like squishing bread with their face?

Girl Becomes Instafamous by Smooshing Bread With Her Face

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Y0AUBfBmic&t=5s
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1/4/2017 at 1:30pm
Here’s a reason to love (or hate) the internet — a girl became “instafamous” (amassed ridiculous amounts of followers on Instagram) by smooshing her face into various kinds of bread. Yes, bread. How does one decide they like squishing bread with their face? Actually, I’m not sure I really want to know…
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