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LI #23 Child Vaccination

California Vaccination Mandate Clears Legislative Hurdle

Posted by  ▪  April 23, 2015

Homeschooling is viewed as a punishment for non-compliance.

California Vaccination Mandate Clears Legislative Hurdle

LI #23 Child Vaccination
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4/23/2015 at 12:30pm
When I reported that the Disneyland measles outbreak had officially ended, I also noted that a bill mandating vaccinations for children attending public or private schools was stalled in committee. Due to California’s recent infectious disease challenges, which also includes a substantial increase in whooping cough infections, our legislators have cleared Senate…
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Would you spend $200 for a $50 Mother’s Day Premium Starbucks Card?

Posted by  ▪  April 23, 2015

What a bargain…

Would you spend $200 for a $50 Mother’s Day Premium Starbucks Card?

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4/23/2015 at 10:45am
For a paltry $200, you finally give Mom the gift she’s always wanted — a $50 Starbucks gift card. But this isn’t any ordinary Starbucks gift card, oh no. This special, limited-edition version is etched and comes in a cardboard box. “Offered for the first time ever, this Mother’s Day Starbucks Card…
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Marco Rubio Announcement

This “Not One Red Cent” blogger can fall in love with Marco Rubio again

Posted by  ▪  April 23, 2015

Pat Austin sees “the same things in Rubio that I saw in 2009″

This “Not One Red Cent” blogger can fall in love with Marco Rubio again

Marco Rubio Announcement
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4/23/2015 at 9:00am
SHREVEPORT –About six years ago, in May 2009, I received an outraged email from Stacy McCain. He had just learned that the NRSC (National Republican Senatorial Committee) had endorsed Charlie Crist in the 2010 Florida Senate race fifteen months before the primary. As you may recall, Mel Martinez was retiring and so…
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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Middle Finger

Boston Marathon Bomber’s True Colors Shown to Jurors

Posted by  ▪  April 23, 2015

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s obvious lack of remorse.

Boston Marathon Bomber’s True Colors Shown to Jurors

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4/23/2015 at 7:30am
As the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev entered the penalty phase yesterday, jurors were shown a photo of the Boston Marathon bomber giving the finger to a jail security camera after his arrest. The Boston Globe reported: Jurors view footage of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev making obscene gesture Jurors in the death penalty trial of Boston Marathon…
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Obama Earth Day

Branco Cartoon – Flying Squirrel

Posted by  ▪  April 22, 2015

Nuts

Branco Cartoon – Flying Squirrel

Obama Earth Day
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4/22/2015 at 9:41pm
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Hillary loses major supporter to… O’Malley

Posted by  ▪  April 22, 2015

And Carly Fiorina is set to officially enter the race

Hillary loses major supporter to… O’Malley

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4/22/2015 at 7:30pm
According to The Hill, one of Hillary Clinton’s longstanding supporters has defected to Governor Martin O’Malley. The Miami Herald explains, “as Miami mayor, Manny Diaz backed Hillary Clinton in the 2008 Democratic presidential primary. But now he’s hosting a breakfast for former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley, a potential Clinton rival in…
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Waka Flocka Flame for President?

Posted by  ▪  April 22, 2015

And then a rapper ran for President

Waka Flocka Flame for President?

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4/22/2015 at 5:45pm
Is the 2016 GOP field to RINO-y for you? Hillary too full of hogwash and O’Malley too boring? Are you looking for a candidate who graduated from the School of Hard Knocks? Then Waka Flocka Flame might just be the candidate you’re looking for… or not. Juaquin James Malphurs or Waka…
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earth day thoughts josh earnest

“Take a van!” White House punts on climate change

Posted by  ▪  April 22, 2015

“Does he try to minimize the carbon footprint that he leaves whenever he goes anywhere?”

“Take a van!” White House punts on climate change

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4/22/2015 at 4:15pm
Happy Earth Day, everyone! Hope you’re all enjoying your…composting…and your…carbon offsets? I used aerosol hairspray today, so I’m not even going to pretend I observe this non-holiday. President Obama does, however. Today, he boarded his private jumbo jet and burned down to the Everglades to deliver a blistering take on his…
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SCOTUS takes on the raisin takings case

Posted by  ▪  April 22, 2015

Classical taking, government theft, or something else entirely?

SCOTUS takes on the raisin takings case

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4/22/2015 at 2:50pm
In 2015 America, government overreach isn’t exactly headline news anymore. From the IRS to the VA to the EPA, it seems like every agency in the country is managing to find new and exciting ways to rob from the middle class to feed the bureaucracy; not only is the “system” growing,…
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Marco Rubio is doing something different on social media

Posted by  ▪  April 22, 2015

A new look for outreach

Marco Rubio is doing something different on social media

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4/22/2015 at 1:15pm
I learned a lot during my time on the 2014 campaign trail. I learned how to “cut a walk book” for a block walk, and organize a phone bank, and juggle 15 reporters, 25 volunteers, and one candidate with one hand tied behind my back; but most importantly, I learned how…
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Kirsten Powers: Obama left Christians to drown

Posted by  ▪  April 22, 2015

Silence

Kirsten Powers: Obama left Christians to drown

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4/22/2015 at 11:40am
Living in America, it’s very easy to forget that just a plane ride away, people are persecuted on the basis of their religious beliefs. I say “persecuted” like that covers the atrocities that occur on a daily basis, but it really doesn’t; feminists, gay rights activists, and race hustlers all claim…
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LI #22 Dog Flu

Dog flu epidemic strikes America

Posted by  ▪  April 22, 2015

Cats can become ill with the disease, too.

Dog flu epidemic strikes America

LI #22 Dog Flu
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4/22/2015 at 10:00am
We reported that an unexpected strain of the flu was hitting Americans hard this season. But our pets are becoming ill at alarmingly high rates with a new strain of a flu that impacts them. An outbreak of canine influenza is reaching epidemic proportions, CBS Chicago reports. Veterinarians say the illness has sickened hundreds…
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Clinton Defender David Brock Loses Morning Joe

Posted by  ▪  April 22, 2015

“Are we gonna do this again?”

Clinton Defender David Brock Loses Morning Joe

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4/22/2015 at 8:30am
David Brock of Media Matters appeared on MSNBC’s Morning Joe program yesterday and attempted to defend Hillary Clinton from claims made in the new book Clinton Cash. Even the reliably liberal Mika Brzezinski wasn’t buying Brock’s hollow defense. Alyssa Canobbio of the Washington Free Beacon: Mika Brzezinski Corrects the Record on David Brock’s Laughable…
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Where In The World Is Joe Biden?

Posted by  ▪  April 22, 2015

No apparatus…yet

Where In The World Is Joe Biden?

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4/22/2015 at 7:00am
When the Vice-President of a two term President seeks to reach the highest office in the land, they usually have a built-in advantage over all other contenders: It’s pretty much a truism in American political history: If the president is not running again and the vice president wants his party’s nomination, it’s his…
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Above and Beyond Trailer Cover

1948 – How American Jewish Pilots Helped Win Israel’s War of Independence

Posted by  ▪  April 21, 2015

After winning WWII, they flew for Israel.

1948 – How American Jewish Pilots Helped Win Israel’s War of Independence

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4/21/2015 at 8:30pm
Memorial Day for the Fallen Soldiers of Israel and Victims of Terrorism (Yom Ha’zikaron) begins at sunset. It transitions on Wednesday evening to Israel Independence Day (Yom Ha’atzmaut). Due to the time difference, Israelis are already honoring the 23,320 fallen soldiers and victims of terrorism since the beginning of political Zionism, among them 553…
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Former staffer files ethics complaint against Sen. Tammy Baldwin

Posted by  ▪  April 21, 2015

The VA scandal hits close to home

Former staffer files ethics complaint against Sen. Tammy Baldwin

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4/21/2015 at 6:50pm
We’ve got some real staffer-on-senator, Republican-on-Democrat violence brewing up in Wisconsin—and it (mercifully) has nothing at all to do with the 2016 presidential cycle. Senator Tammy Baldwin’s former Deputy State Director has officially filed an ethics complaint against the Wisconsin democrat, accusing the Senator of firing and demoting staffers in an…
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VIDEO: Jon Karl ruined Josh Earnest’s Day

Posted by  ▪  April 21, 2015

Schadenfreude for your Tuesday

VIDEO: Jon Karl ruined Josh Earnest’s Day

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4/21/2015 at 5:10pm
Earlier today, I wrote about the importance of pointing out every time an official spokesperson gets testy with their press pool over fair-yet-tough questions. Marie Harf got herself in hot water yesterday when she hinted to the corps that the questions they were asking were far too complex to cover in…
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