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Girl Accepted to Yale for Essay About How Much She Loves Pizza

Posted by  ▪  June 2, 2017

“I laughed out loud (then ordered pizza) after reading your application”

Girl Accepted to Yale for Essay About How Much She Loves Pizza

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6/2/2017 at 7:30am
College essays sure have changed over the years. Lots of people love pizza but who knew writing about it could get you into Yale? From GMA via Yahoo News: Girl gets into Yale after penning essay on Papa John’s pizza Carolina Williams, of Brentwood, Tennessee, said it was “surreal” when she found out in…
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https://twitter.com/palwatch/status/867986087750193152

Palestinian Women’s Center Refuses to Drop Terrorist’s Name

Posted by  ▪  June 2, 2017

Continues to honor Coastal Bus Massacre terrorist, despite Norwegian funder’s demand to change name.

Palestinian Women’s Center Refuses to Drop Terrorist’s Name

https://twitter.com/palwatch/status/867986087750193152
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6/2/2017 at 7:00am
Palestinian Media Watch (PMW) has reported that the village council of Burqa will not budge on their decision to name a women’s center after terrorist Dalal Mughrabi. The UN lashed out at the center for glorifying a terrorist and Norway demanded a refund of its donations to the center, as we…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EN7cQLnjBYQ

Here’s how James Comey can wiggle out of his May 3 testimony

Posted by  ▪  June 1, 2017

Clintonian: What you thought you heard Comey say about lack of interference was not what he actually said.

Here’s how James Comey can wiggle out of his May 3 testimony

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EN7cQLnjBYQ
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6/1/2017 at 8:30pm
I was a guest today on Newsmax TV – America Talks Live with Bill Tucker. The main topic was James Comey’s upcoming testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee. I was able to clear up a common misconception about Comey’s May 3, 2017, testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee. Many people — on Twitter and…
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http://wgntv.com/2017/06/01/illinois-lawmakers-fail-to-pass-budget-miss-spring-deadline/

Illinois Fails to Pass a Budget for the Third Year in a Row

Posted by  ▪  June 1, 2017

S&P downgraded the state’s rating to just above JUNK.

Illinois Fails to Pass a Budget for the Third Year in a Row

http://wgntv.com/2017/06/01/illinois-lawmakers-fail-to-pass-budget-miss-spring-deadline/
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6/1/2017 at 7:00pm
What a shock. The Illinois legislature has once again missed its spring deadline to pass a budget even though the state owes $14 billion to unpaid bills. From ABC 7: Knowing the Governor Rauner would veto a budget that included tax increases, House Democrats left town without voting on a Senate-passed budget….
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http://abc3340.com/news/local/business-license-required-for-teens-to-cut-grass

Alabama Town Requires Teens to Buy Business License to Mow Lawns

Posted by  ▪  June 1, 2017

City officials have reportedly threatened unlicensed teens

Alabama Town Requires Teens to Buy Business License to Mow Lawns

http://abc3340.com/news/local/business-license-required-for-teens-to-cut-grass
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6/1/2017 at 5:30pm
If there’s a better way to learn the all important lesson about the evils of local government, I can’t think of it. Teenagers in the small town of Gardendale, Alabama trying to earn a little extra cash through good old fashioned sweat equity have been hit with a nasty surprise. City…
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https://youtu.be/mLxtqMwRtDQ

LA City College Creating Rodney Dangerfield Institute

Posted by  ▪  June 1, 2017

“mentoring programs and partnerships with Southern California comedy clubs”

LA City College Creating Rodney Dangerfield Institute

https://youtu.be/mLxtqMwRtDQ
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6/1/2017 at 4:30pm
The late, great Rodney Dangerfield is going to be honored by LA City College with a comedy training institute which will be named for him. Los Angeles Daily News reports: LA City College giving comic respect with Rodney Dangerfield Institute Thirteen years after his death, Rodney Dangerfield is going “Back to School” again. Los Angeles…
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The Internet’s Best Overheated Reactions to U.S. Withdrawal from Paris Climate Agreement

Posted by  ▪  June 1, 2017

“A Rose Garden celebration of a step that denies science and hurts children.”

The Internet’s Best Overheated Reactions to U.S. Withdrawal from Paris Climate Agreement

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6/1/2017 at 4:00pm
Thursday afternoon, the White House formally announced the United States’ withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement orchestrated by President Obama. Climate alarmists internet-wide defaulted to doomsday predictions and declared America “lost”. I can’t help but chuckle when reading the micro freakouts. My favorite parts are the sincere beliefs that 1) people…
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http://www.palmbeachpost.com/news/national-govt--politics/read-president-trump-speech-coast-guard-academy-commencement/jU7CcqSBvvn0a1d305HSeJ/

Trump Announces America Will Withdraw From Paris Climate Agreement

Posted by  ▪  June 1, 2017

He promised during the campaign to withdraw from the agreement.

Trump Announces America Will Withdraw From Paris Climate Agreement

http://www.palmbeachpost.com/news/national-govt--politics/read-president-trump-speech-coast-guard-academy-commencement/jU7CcqSBvvn0a1d305HSeJ/
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6/1/2017 at 2:30pm
President Donald Trump has announced from the Rose Garden that America will withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement. During the 2016 presidential campaign, Trump talked about withdrawing from the agreement. However, the U.S. did not officially join the agreement as The Washington Post points out: What he should say is that the United States…
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NEXT THURSDAY: Comey Testifying Before Senate Intel Committee

Posted by  ▪  June 1, 2017

Will discuss Russian interference in the 2016 election

NEXT THURSDAY: Comey Testifying Before Senate Intel Committee

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6/1/2017 at 1:33pm
After canceling a tentatively scheduled hearing with the House Oversight Committee in order to first meet with Special Counselor Mueller, Comey has agreed to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee next week. From Politico: Former FBI Director James Comey will testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday, June 8, regarding Russian…
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Layoffs Begin at University of Missouri Headquarters

Posted by  ▪  June 1, 2017

“The layoffs precede a big announcement expected Friday”

Layoffs Begin at University of Missouri Headquarters

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6/1/2017 at 1:30pm
Mizzou has never fully recovered from the highly publicized campus protests of 2015. Now, layoffs are starting to happen. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports: University of Missouri System begins layoffs at headquarters The University of Missouri System began a major round of layoffs at its Columbia headquarters Wednesday in a cost-cutting move that appears…
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http://diplomacy.state.gov/discoverdiplomacy/explorer/places/170432.htm

Trump delays U.S. Embassy move to Jerusalem

Posted by  ▪  June 1, 2017

The Jerusalem Embassy move once again is held hostage to Palestinian threats.

Trump delays U.S. Embassy move to Jerusalem

http://diplomacy.state.gov/discoverdiplomacy/explorer/places/170432.htm
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6/1/2017 at 1:00pm
Jerusalem is the capital of Israel. The U.S. Embassy is in Tel Aviv, and a consulate in Jerusalem. Trump promised during the campaign to “move” the Embassy to Jerusalem. A physical move isn’t actually needed, the Jerusalem Consulate could simply be redesignated at the Embassy. Most of the diplomats enjoying their beautiful beachfront…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DPrOzRGZzDU&t=27s

Amid Migrant and Currency Crisis, EU wants deeper Economic and Political Union

Posted by  ▪  June 1, 2017

Brussels calls for a single “Euro Area Treasury” headed by an EU Finance Minister

Amid Migrant and Currency Crisis, EU wants deeper Economic and Political Union

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DPrOzRGZzDU&t=27s
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6/1/2017 at 11:30am
With the Greek debt crisis still unresolved and Brexit yet to be negotiated, European Union is rolling out plans to tie up the remaining 27 member states tighter together. In a policy paper released yesterday, the European Commission, the EU’s political arm, lays out the roadmap for “completing a genuine financial union”…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qCZNCmMFwcI

Washington State Lawmakers Propose Defunding Evergreen State College

Posted by  ▪  June 1, 2017

“possibility of revoking $24,000,000 in annual funding”

Washington State Lawmakers Propose Defunding Evergreen State College

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qCZNCmMFwcI
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6/1/2017 at 10:30am
Given what’s been unfolding at this school for the past few weeks, lots of people will probably agree with this idea. Campus Reform reports: Lawmakers propose defunding Evergreen State amid protests State lawmakers in Washington are fed up with the antics of Evergreen State College, and plan to introduce legislation Thursday to privatize the…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9hcghU1P3t0

Morning Joe Mocks Trump Admin ‘Stooges’ Praising President

Posted by  ▪  June 1, 2017

President Obama didn’t need admin members to praise him: he had the MSM doing it free of charge

Morning Joe Mocks Trump Admin ‘Stooges’ Praising President

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9hcghU1P3t0
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6/1/2017 at 10:00am
After today’s Morning Joe played a montage various Trump administration members praising the president, Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough savaged them as “robots” and “stooges” who sounded like people in countries like North Korea and Iran. Of course, President Obama didn’t need people in his administration to praise him. He had the…
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https://youtu.be/G6ENZESoc7w

UC Berkeley Adjunct Calls For Renaming Building Because of Namesake’s Alleged Anti Chinese Sentiment

Posted by  ▪  June 1, 2017

“The Chinese Question”

UC Berkeley Adjunct Calls For Renaming Building Because of Namesake’s Alleged Anti Chinese Sentiment

https://youtu.be/G6ENZESoc7w
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6/1/2017 at 9:00am
Removing statues and renaming buildings makes liberals feel better about themselves but it also erases history which should be remembered. Berkeley is the latest to get in on this. Charles Reichmann, an adjunct at Berkeley, recently wrote this for the San Francisco Chronicle: The case for renaming Boalt Hall Berkeley Law’s main classroom building…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CWrpr_5e4RY&feature=youtu.be

Nevada physician: Insurance companies nixing cancer treatment, promoting assisted suicide

Posted by  ▪  June 1, 2017

“Death with Dignity” laws seemingly manipulated to force treatable patients into the terminal category long before it is necessary to do so.

Nevada physician: Insurance companies nixing cancer treatment, promoting assisted suicide

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CWrpr_5e4RY&feature=youtu.be
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6/1/2017 at 8:30am
In 2015, I blogged that California had passed an assisted suicide law. A year later, I noted that one young mother said her insurance company denied her coverage for chemotherapy treatment after originally agreeing to provide the fiscal support for it, but indicated it would be willing to pay for assisted suicide instead. Now,…
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https://youtu.be/0kfMnOXq-IE

Hillary Embraces Conspiracies for Loss, Calls Email Scandal a ‘Nothing Burger’

Posted by  ▪  June 1, 2017

The New York Times covered it “like it was Pearl Harbor.”

Hillary Embraces Conspiracies for Loss, Calls Email Scandal a ‘Nothing Burger’

https://youtu.be/0kfMnOXq-IE
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6/1/2017 at 7:00am
Speaking at a tech conference in California this week, Hillary Clinton launched into another diatribe about the forces which conspired against her in the 2016 election. In the process, she referred to her very real email scandal as a “nothing burger.” Douglas Ernst writes at the Washington Times: Hillary Clinton says email server…
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