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Trump, Obama Meet at White House Over Transition of Power

Posted by  ▪  November 10, 2016

Obama encouraged after talk with Trump.

Trump, Obama Meet at White House Over Transition of Power

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11/10/2016 at 2:30pm
President-elect Donald Trump and President Barack Obama met at the White House for around 90 minutes to discuss transition of power. Trump called Obama a very good man and hopes to work with him in the future, while Obama called the meeting excellent: Obama said the two men talked about foreign policy…
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American University Students Protest Election And Burn Flag

Posted by  ▪  November 10, 2016

Special snowflakes.

American University Students Protest Election And Burn Flag

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11/10/2016 at 1:30pm
Students at American University aren’t handling the election results well. A large group protested on campus yesterday and there was even some flag burning. See the tweets below, via Twitchy: Protest underway at American University. Some yelling “F Trump.” pic.twitter.com/uFVT7K7EoO — Matt Ackland (@mattacklandfox5) November 9, 2016 American University says it’s giving students a place…
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AG Giuliani? List of Trump’s Potential Cabinet Candidates

Posted by  ▪  November 10, 2016

Guiliani, Newt Gingrich, and Chris Christie listed in a few top spots.

AG Giuliani? List of Trump’s Potential Cabinet Candidates

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11/10/2016 at 1:20pm
BuzzFeed has obtained a list of potential cabinet picks for President-elect Donald Trump’s administration. Sources told the publication no one has finalized the list and it may change. But the list contains names of people who became loud vocal supporters of Trump, including Mayor Rudy Guiliani and former Speaker Newt Gingrich. The list…
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Black Student Who Supports Trump: People Call Me a Race Traitor

Posted by  ▪  November 10, 2016

MAGA.

Black Student Who Supports Trump: People Call Me a Race Traitor

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11/10/2016 at 12:00pm
This young woman has real guts. Can you imagine how much she has to put up with being a black woman who supports Trump? In the video below, she describes why she supports Trump and what she’s been called by other students. Black woman at @AmericanU says students call her a “race traitor”…
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Big, Red Wave misses California completely…again

Posted by  ▪  November 10, 2016

But at least our pot is legal!

Big, Red Wave misses California completely…again

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11/10/2016 at 11:30am
While my friends across the nation are celebrating conservative and Republican domination and all the free market, fiscal goodness that it brings, my home state took a slightly different path. As I predicted, retiring U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer is being replaced by Kamala Harris, one of the state Attorney Generals who planned to…
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Some Cornell profs cancel classes after Trump election win

Posted by  ▪  November 10, 2016

Remember when colleges were concerned about emotional well-being of McCain and Romney supporters? Neither do I.

Some Cornell profs cancel classes after Trump election win

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11/10/2016 at 10:00am
Election Day and the day after were mostly travel days for me, so I was not in Ithaca when news broke that Donald Trump was elected President of these United States of America. What is living in Ithaca like? Here’s how I described the directions to my house just after Obama was…
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Colleges Try to Comfort Distraught Students Over Trump Election

Posted by  ▪  November 10, 2016

“We talked about grief today.”

Colleges Try to Comfort Distraught Students Over Trump Election

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11/10/2016 at 9:00am
The irony in all this is that this is part of the reason Trump was elected. People are so tired of this. The Wall Street Journal reports: Colleges Try to Comfort Students Upset by Trump Victory Dozens of students at Cornell University gathered on a major campus thoroughfare for a “cry-in” to mourn the…
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NY Times Headline Epitomizes MSM Myopia Over Trump

Posted by  ▪  November 10, 2016

Scarborough: Halperin and Nate Silver Were Savaged by MSM Leaders for Suggesting Trump had a Chance

NY Times Headline Epitomizes MSM Myopia Over Trump

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11/10/2016 at 8:30am
Want to understand the bubble in which the elite, liberal media lives? Check out the banner headline of today’s New York Times: “Democrats, Students and Foreign Allies Face the Reality of a Trump Presidency.” On today’s Morning Joe, Mark Halperin nailed it: “Look at the headline of this story. This is the…
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GOPe Chasing Trump

Branco Cartoon – Hobos

Posted by  ▪  November 10, 2016

No ticket to ride

Branco Cartoon – Hobos

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11/10/2016 at 7:00am
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The View reacts to Trump election pretty much as expected

Posted by  ▪  November 9, 2016

It was everything I had hoped for.

The View reacts to Trump election pretty much as expected

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11/9/2016 at 8:00pm
The comment by Joy Behar that one party hasn’t controlled the presidency, House and Senate since G.W. Bush is wrong — for two years under Obama Democrats controlled all three, with a filibuster-proof majority in the Senate until Scott Brown’s election in January 2011. It was everything I had hoped for.
 
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GOP Maintains Control of Congress

Posted by  ▪  November 9, 2016

GOP has the House, Senate, and White House.

GOP Maintains Control of Congress

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11/9/2016 at 7:30pm
The GOP managed to maintain control of Congress after elections on Tuesday, even though it lost Kelly Ayotte (NH) in the Senate. The Senate had everyone on edge, with outside groups pouring millions into races since the Democrats only needed five more seats to grab the majority. The GOP lost Ayotte’s seat…
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Democrats devastated at state level in 2016 elections

Posted by  ▪  November 9, 2016

“Basically extinct” in the South.

Democrats devastated at state level in 2016 elections

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11/9/2016 at 6:15pm
We all know how devastating the loss of the presidency is to Democrats, particularly when combined with Republicans holding the Senate and House. But, it was equally bad, if not worse, for Democrats at the state level. In the past 8 years Republicans have made devastating gains at the state level, taking over numerous state…
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Trump Asks Netanyahu to Visit White House

Posted by  ▪  November 9, 2016

He asked the prime minister to come at “first opportunity.”

Trump Asks Netanyahu to Visit White House

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11/9/2016 at 5:57pm
President-elect Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have known each other for a long time. https://youtu.be/tm5Je73bYOY Trump has just reached out to Netanyahu and invited him to the White House after his inauguration: Trump and Netanyahu, “who have known each other for many years, had a warm, heartfelt conversation,” the statement said. “President-elect…
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READER POLL: Should President Trump pardon Hillary?

Posted by  ▪  November 9, 2016

Gerald Ford Part Deux?

READER POLL: Should President Trump pardon Hillary?

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11/9/2016 at 4:30pm
In 1974, President Gerald Ford granted former President Richard Nixon a full pardon. “It could go on and on and on, or someone must write the end to it. I have concluded that only I can do that, and if I can, I must,” said Ford. What do you think? Should President…
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Indian Prime Minister Modi Congratulates President-elect Donald Trump

Posted by  ▪  November 9, 2016

Indians and Hindu groups cheer Trump’s victory

Indian Prime Minister Modi Congratulates President-elect Donald Trump

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11/9/2016 at 3:00pm
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was one of the first world leaders to congratulate President-elect Donald Trump on his stunning election victory. PM Modi wrote a series of tweets this morning expressing his hope of taking “India-US bilateral ties to a new heights” under Trump presidency. Congratulations @realDonaldTrump on being elected as…
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U. Chicago Facing Race Discrimination Lawsuit

Posted by  ▪  November 9, 2016

For a million big ones.

U. Chicago Facing Race Discrimination Lawsuit

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11/9/2016 at 2:00pm
A grad student of Indian heritage claims white students received preferential treatment. Now she’s suing for big bucks. The Chicago Tribune reports: University of Chicago faces $1 million lawsuit alleging race discrimination An Indian-American doctoral student at the University of Chicago has filed a $1 million discrimination lawsuit against its board of trustees, alleging…
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Hillary, Obama Offer Classy Speeches to End a Turbulent Election Season

Posted by  ▪  November 9, 2016

Why can’t they show this human side when campaigning?

Hillary, Obama Offer Classy Speeches to End a Turbulent Election Season

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11/9/2016 at 1:30pm
The 2016 elections season has finally ended, which means speeches galore today. I planned on making them Quick Takes, but the ones from Donald Trump, Paul Ryan, Hillary Clinton, and President Barack Obama surprised me with their class and humanity I feel they deserve more attention. Hillary showed a human side that…
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