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Petition to Prevent Cult Murderer Leslie Van Houten from Being Released

Gov. Jerry Brown denies parole for Manson family killer

Posted by  ▪  July 23, 2016

Leslie Van Houten: “An unreasonable danger to society if released from prison.”

Gov. Jerry Brown denies parole for Manson family killer

Petition to Prevent Cult Murderer Leslie Van Houten from Being Released
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7/23/2016 at 7:00am
Just when you are ready to give up on California, there is a sign that some sanity still remains in Sacramento! In April, a 2-member California parole board authorized the release of former Manson Family killer Leslie Van Houten. The decision to go forward with this recommendation rested with Governor Jerry Brown,…
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Hillary Veep pick Tim Kaine recipient of questionable gifts

Posted by  ▪  July 22, 2016

Kindred spirits

Hillary Veep pick Tim Kaine recipient of questionable gifts

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7/22/2016 at 8:17pm
Hillary Clinton has picked Virginian Senator Tim Kaine for her Veep nominee. Politico reports that Kaine has a gift scandal of his own, making him a kindred spirit for the Clinton Foundation scandal-tainted Clinton, Kaine accepted clothes, vacation as gifts: Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine took advantage of the state’s lax gift laws to…
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Jon Stewart Reappears, Commandeers Late Show News Desk

Jon Stewart Reappears, Commandeers Late Show News Desk

Posted by  ▪  July 22, 2016

Even a broken clock is right twice a day

Jon Stewart Reappears, Commandeers Late Show News Desk

Jon Stewart Reappears, Commandeers Late Show News Desk
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7/22/2016 at 7:30pm
A gaunt and scruffy Jon Stewart took over Colbert’s Late Show Desk Thursday night. The retired Daily Show host compared Fox News host criticism of President Obama to some of those by Donald Trump. Those not thrilled with Trump leading the GOP ticket have complained he’s far too much like the current…
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Bernie on DWS

Leaked Emails Suggest DNC Worked to Scuttle the Bernie Sanders Campaign

Posted by  ▪  July 22, 2016

Just in time for the DNC

Leaked Emails Suggest DNC Worked to Scuttle the Bernie Sanders Campaign

Bernie on DWS
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7/22/2016 at 5:30pm
Just days before the kickoff of the Democratic National Convention, leaked emails seem to indicate the DNC’s disdain for Bernie Sanders was more than rhetorical. According to The Hill, hacker Gucifer 2.0 passed a ton of emails to Wikileaks. In one May 21 email, DNC press secretary Mark Paustenbach writes to communications…
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Theresa May Jeremy Corbyn

British PM Theresa May Dominates Jeremy Corbyn

Posted by  ▪  July 22, 2016

The new Iron Lady!

British PM Theresa May Dominates Jeremy Corbyn

Theresa May Jeremy Corbyn
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7/22/2016 at 4:00pm
It looks like British Prime Minister Theresa May has become the next Margaret Thatcher as she dominated her first Prime Minister’s Questions (PMQs). She said: You refer to me as the second woman Prime Minister, in my years here in this House I’ve long heard the Labour Party asking what the Conservative…
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Munich shopping mall shooting msnbc w border

Munich Shooting: German-Iranian Male Killed 8, Injured 10

Posted by  ▪  July 22, 2016

They do not have a motive yet, but children are among the dead and wounded.

Munich Shooting: German-Iranian Male Killed 8, Injured 10

Munich shopping mall shooting msnbc w border
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7/22/2016 at 2:38pm
The Munich police have an 18-year-old German-Iranian male shot and killed eight people today. He killed himself afterwards and they do not have a motive. https://twitter.com/dwnews/status/756647504335216648 Live Feed, Sky News: They also confirmed he was the only gunman and used a pistol, not a rifle. They will not release any information about the eight…
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VCR

Japan Will Stop Building VCRs This Month

Posted by  ▪  July 22, 2016

The end of an era

Japan Will Stop Building VCRs This Month

VCR
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7/22/2016 at 1:00pm
Japan’s Funai Electronics announced they will stop building VCRs this month. They have trouble finding the parts to build the machines: “We are the last manufacturer… in all of the world,” the company said in a statement, which cited sales of just 750,000 in 2015. That’s down by millions from the video…
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NBA All Star Game

NBA Moves All-Star Game From Charlotte Due to Bathroom Law

Posted by  ▪  July 22, 2016

Charlotte can host in 2019 if the government abolishes the law.

NBA Moves All-Star Game From Charlotte Due to Bathroom Law

NBA All Star Game
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7/22/2016 at 11:30am
The NBA has decided to move their February 19 All-Star Game out of North Carolina due to the Public Facilities Privacy and Security Bill. The league stated: “Since March, when North Carolina enacted HB2 and the issue of legal protections for the LGBT community in Charlotte became prominent, the NBA and the…
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Trump Acceptance Speech ABC

Media parrots Clinton campaign attack on Trump speech – “dark”

Posted by  ▪  July 22, 2016

Seek to change the positive perception of actual viewers in a script written by the Clinton campaign.

Media parrots Clinton campaign attack on Trump speech – “dark”

Trump Acceptance Speech ABC
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7/22/2016 at 10:00am
Donald Trump’s acceptance speech last night was a hit with viewers, as Yahoo News reported: The majority of viewers who watched Donald Trump’s speech to the Republican National Convention on Thursday night said it made them more likely to vote for him in November, according to a CNN/ORC instant poll. The poll found…
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Family of Boy Killed in Alligator Attack Won't Sue Disney

Family of Boy Killed in Alligator Attack Won’t Sue Disney

Posted by  ▪  July 22, 2016

Disney fires, then rehires intern who tweeted about sign telling employees to deny on-site alligators.

Family of Boy Killed in Alligator Attack Won’t Sue Disney

Family of Boy Killed in Alligator Attack Won't Sue Disney
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7/22/2016 at 8:30am
Last month, we blogged about a 2-year-old who was killed by an alligator at the man-made Seven Seas Lagoon located across the lake from the Magic Kingdom in Disneyworld. The family of the toddler, Lane Graves, has opted to build a foundation in their son’s name rather than sue Disney. “Melissa and I are…
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Prage U. Socialism

VIDEO: Socialism Makes People Selfish

Posted by  ▪  July 22, 2016

And once it catches on, it’s almost impossible to undo it.

VIDEO: Socialism Makes People Selfish

Prage U. Socialism
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7/22/2016 at 7:00am
The newest video from Prager University is hosted by Dennis Prager himself and is as entertaining as it is enlightening. For the subject, Prager examines the differences between socialism and capitalism with an eye to the stereotype propagated by many on the left that capitalism makes people selfish. The exact opposite is true,…
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Trump Acceptance Speech Law and Order

Quick Reaction to Trump acceptance speech

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2016

Controlled. Red Meat. Might Resonate.

Quick Reaction to Trump acceptance speech

Trump Acceptance Speech Law and Order
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7/21/2016 at 11:34pm
I just sent this in for Morning Insurrection. (If you don’t subscribe, you should here.) “TRUMP SPEECH – It was very good. Controlled, focused, full of ‘red meat’ for people left behind in the economy. And it was controlled. Did I say controlled? Of course, I’m writing this as the speech is…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8DmzvqQ6eSI

Nice truck terrorist no lone wolf, spent months planning attack with others

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2016

Not what the media portrayed immediately after the attack.

Nice truck terrorist no lone wolf, spent months planning attack with others

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8DmzvqQ6eSI
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7/21/2016 at 8:30pm
Immediately after the terrorist attack by Mohamed Bouhlel in Nice, France, we were told he was a lone wolf, a guy “recently radicalized,” suffering from depression, with no connection to Islamists or ISIS, a guy who just went crazy and drove his truck through a crowd. It was all BS, meant to deflect…
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WATCH LIVE: Final Night of the Republican National Convention

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2016

Make America One Again: “Safety will be restored.”

WATCH LIVE: Final Night of the Republican National Convention

WATCH LIVE Republican National Convention live stream monday agenda speakers line up real time reaction donald trump melania trump
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7/21/2016 at 7:00pm
Welcome to our live coverage of the final night of this year’s Republican National Convention! Primetime speeches kick off at 7:10 EST. Watch speakers live and see real time commentary from political media and LI authors. I’ll be updating throughout the evening as the situation warrants. Full speeches can be found beneath…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=izaEvQ7jG7A

American Studies Association discussing possible academic boycott of Turkey, but why stop there?

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2016

Turkish academic purge puts anti-Israel academic boycotters to the test – why is Israel singled out?

American Studies Association discussing possible academic boycott of Turkey, but why stop there?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=izaEvQ7jG7A
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7/21/2016 at 6:20pm
Yesterday I asked the question, in light of the academic purge in Turkey, Will anti-Israel academic boycotters now also boycott Turkish universities? As noted in that post, over 250 university presidents and major university associations have condemned the academic boycott of Israel. In particular, the December 2013 adoption of the academic boycott of…
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Roger Ailes is Out at Fox News, Murdoch to Take Over

Roger Ailes is Out at Fox News

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2016

Murdoch to take over

Roger Ailes is Out at Fox News

Roger Ailes is Out at Fox News, Murdoch to Take Over
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7/21/2016 at 5:07pm
Rumors that Roger Ailes was asked to vacate his position as Chairman and Chief Executive of Fox News were confirmed today when Ailes officially resigned. The New York Times reports: Roger Ailes stepped down on Thursday as chairman and chief executive of Fox News, ending a 20-year reign as head of the…
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Ted Cruz Booed Off RNC Stage For Refusing to Explicitly Endorse Trump

Cruz Explains Why He Refuses to Endorse Trump

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2016

What does it all mean?

Cruz Explains Why He Refuses to Endorse Trump

Ted Cruz Booed Off RNC Stage For Refusing to Explicitly Endorse Trump
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7/21/2016 at 4:00pm
Wednesday night, Sen. Ted Cruz was booed off the Republican National Convention stage when attending delegates realized the good Senator had zero plans to endorse Donald Trump. Instead, he encouraged people to, “vote their conscience.” There’s a lot to unpack here: RNC reaction, Trump reaction, Cruz’s reasons, and does any of this really…
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