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Legal Insurrection’s 100 millionth page view

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2017

Just trying to scrape by on our hardscrabble piece of the internet.

Legal Insurrection’s 100 millionth page view

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7/16/2017 at 6:00pm
Sometime last month Legal Insurrection received its 100 millionth page view since we went live on October 12, 2008. We’re also just a couple of thousand shy of our 500,000th comment. I realize that’s not Yuge by Yuge media standards, but we’re not Yuge media. Just a group of people who do the…
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Cruz “Freedom Option” No Longer In Senate Health Care Bill

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2017

“This draft imposes ObamaCare’s ‘single risk pool’ price controls on ‘freedom option’ plans”

Cruz “Freedom Option” No Longer In Senate Health Care Bill

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7/16/2017 at 4:30pm
A few days ago, Kemberlee provided an overview of what is new in the GOP’s revamped health care bill.  One thing that has turned out to be absent from the new version is the Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) “Freedom Option” touted by conservatives and a lynchpin in scoring skittish conservative Senators’…
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https://twitter.com/Caitlyn_Jenner/status/855586779490942976

Caitlyn Jenner Considering Run For Senate

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2017

“I would look for a senatorial run”

Caitlyn Jenner Considering Run For Senate

https://twitter.com/Caitlyn_Jenner/status/855586779490942976
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7/16/2017 at 4:00pm
Caitlyn Jenner is mulling over the possibility of running for Senate.  Jenner “came out” as a conservative Republican in 2015. The Hill reports: Olympic gold medalist and transgender activist Caitlyn Jenner is the latest celebrity to reveal she has considered launching a run for Senate, telling radio host John Catsimatidis she is in the…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YMimFFuJsbo

Obama’s Wish Come True: Iran’s a Regional Power, Starting With Iraq

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2017

Iran spreading its influence in Iraq.

Obama’s Wish Come True: Iran’s a Regional Power, Starting With Iraq

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YMimFFuJsbo
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7/16/2017 at 2:30pm
Two years ago, former President Barack Obama agreed to the Iran Nuclear Deal and told The New York Times that “Iran will be and should be a regional power.” He also said that Iran has “that ability now to take some decisive steps to move toward a more constructive relationship with…
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There Are No Safe Spaces for College Grads in the Business World

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2017

“They will have to adapt or perish”

There Are No Safe Spaces for College Grads in the Business World

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7/16/2017 at 2:00pm
The College Fix recently pointed to an article full of many harsh truths. The business world is extremely competitive and there are no safe spaces. Here’s an excerpt: College graduates won’t find safe spaces in the business world Earlier this year, a poll found that 36 percent of college students said safe spaces “are…
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French President Macron: Anti-Zionism is the “reinvented form of anti-Semitism”

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2017

“We will never surrender to the messages of hate; we will not surrender to anti-Zionism”

French President Macron: Anti-Zionism is the “reinvented form of anti-Semitism”

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7/16/2017 at 12:30pm
There is an increasing recognition that most of the anti-Zionist movement, including Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS), is the new format for centuries-old anti-Semitism. The reason anti-Zionists, with few exceptions, seek the destruction of Israel and deny the Jews the right to a homeland in their historic homeland, is because of Israel’s…
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https://petapixel.com/2017/01/21/president-trumps-official-portrait/

Professor Reportedly Resigns After Being Accused of Harassing Pro-Trump Student

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2017

“He stared at me until I acknowledged what he was saying.”

Professor Reportedly Resigns After Being Accused of Harassing Pro-Trump Student

https://petapixel.com/2017/01/21/president-trumps-official-portrait/
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7/16/2017 at 12:00pm
If you believe the student’s account of what happened, what happened wasn’t right. But resignation seems odd. This Red Alert article doesn’t name the professor or indicate the professor’s defense, but reports that the professor has resigned. Red Alert Politics reports: EXCLUSIVE: UNLV professor punished pro-Trump student with bad grades, resigns Ever since Donald Trump…
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https://youtu.be/Iqsq8uFoDUc

Italy threatens to flood Europe with Libyan migrants if other countries don’t help with problem

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2017

“Nuclear option”

Italy threatens to flood Europe with Libyan migrants if other countries don’t help with problem

https://youtu.be/Iqsq8uFoDUc
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7/16/2017 at 10:35am
Italy is being overwhelmed by migrants from northern Africa due to its geographic location. As we previously reported, the situation has become so bad that Italy has threatened to close its ports. In order to get the rest of the EU to help, Italy is now threatening to just give these migrants, mostly…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pSy92npgOuE

VA Gov.’s Former Electric Car Company Zaps Millions of Tax Dollars

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2017

Judicial Watch: Media is ignoring collusion between failed green energy firm and Terry McAuliffe.

VA Gov.’s Former Electric Car Company Zaps Millions of Tax Dollars

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pSy92npgOuE
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7/16/2017 at 9:00am
The American press obsession with Russia is leaving vital news on the cutting room floor. For example, Judicial Watch is reporting that the state auditor of Mississippi is demanding that Virginia Democratic Governor Terry McAuliffe’s former company, GreenTech, repay millions in public money because the electric vehicle company shut down and failed…
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NYU Librarian Has ‘Fatigue’ from Presence of White People

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2017

“dealing with the micro- and macro-aggressions that inevitably occur”

NYU Librarian Has ‘Fatigue’ from Presence of White People

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7/16/2017 at 8:30am
Isn’t it amazing how comfortable some progressives are in making their racial biases known? Campus Reform reported: NYU librarian laments ‘fatigue’ from ‘presence of white people’ A New York University librarian recently bemoaned the “racial fatigue” she experiences “in the presence of white people” following an academic conference. April Hathcock, a Scholarly Communications Librarian at…
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Russian Obsessions Week at Legal Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2017

All the news you may have missed.

Russian Obsessions Week at Legal Insurrection

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7/16/2017 at 7:30am
Democrats and media had their latest “We’ve got him now!” moment this week but it’s already falling flat. Trump Jr. emails show amateurishness, but not “collusion” or illegality Scarborough Compares Trump to Nixon just before Resignation ‘For the love of God, treason is defined in the Constitution. This is not treason.’ Other…
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https://youtu.be/P6AUGMtXspY

Two Pastors Sue Coca-Cola For Alleged Harm to African-American Community

Posted by  ▪  July 15, 2017

Claim they’re “losing more people to sweets than to the streets”

Two Pastors Sue Coca-Cola For Alleged Harm to African-American Community

https://youtu.be/P6AUGMtXspY
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7/15/2017 at 7:30pm
Two pastors have filed suit in Washington D. C. against Coca-Cola claiming that the sugary-soda pop kills more black people than “the streets.” Citing purposeful advertising “deception” that “obscures” the connection between sugary soft drinks, obesity, and other ailments, the complaint alleges that Coca-Cola intentionally “misleads and deceives” consumers about the horrors…
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https://youtu.be/2-JXVl9-ZmM

Democrats Never Lose, Everything is Stolen From Them

Posted by  ▪  July 15, 2017

Not accepting reality…

Democrats Never Lose, Everything is Stolen From Them

https://youtu.be/2-JXVl9-ZmM
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7/15/2017 at 6:00pm
There are plenty of Democrats who believe to this day that George W. Bush stole the 2000 election. Just as many if not more believe that Republicans stole a seat on the Supreme Court from Merrick Garland. This week at a convention in Chicago, Jesse Jackson said that the 2016 election was…
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https://youtu.be/89Q25GHJJCg

Wave of Acid Attacks Hits London

Posted by  ▪  July 15, 2017

“A growing trend that’s seen the corrosive liquid become the weapon of choice for British attackers”

Wave of Acid Attacks Hits London

https://youtu.be/89Q25GHJJCg
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7/15/2017 at 5:00pm
Apparently, the new weapon of choice among young terrorists in the UK is acid. Fox News reports: A horrific wave of acid attacks have overtaken London, leaving victims gruesomely disfigured and suffering life-altering injuries amid a growing trend that’s seen the corrosive liquid become the weapon of choice for British attackers. Two teenagers, 15…
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https://twitter.com/Nice_Matin/status/753711102865932288/photo/1?ref_src=twsrc^tfw

Macron On Nice Truck Attack Anniversary: Total Determination to Fight Radical Islamist Terror

Posted by  ▪  July 15, 2017

“We’ll respond by a fight without mercy outside and inside our borders against terrorism, everywhere”

Macron On Nice Truck Attack Anniversary: Total Determination to Fight Radical Islamist Terror

https://twitter.com/Nice_Matin/status/753711102865932288/photo/1?ref_src=twsrc^tfw
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7/15/2017 at 4:30pm
Yesterday, July 14th—France’s Bastille Day, Nice was not alit with fireworks and celebration; instead, the city remembered the 2016 terror attack that shook their city.  ISIS claimed responsibility for the truck terror attack that left 84 dead and hundreds wounded. Among those killed were a Texas man and his young son. Watch: Naturally, the…
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https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump and https://twitter.com/POTUS

Self-proclaimed “Intellectual” Claims Trump Blocking Her On Twitter Is Destroying Her Career

Posted by  ▪  July 15, 2017

You can’t make this stuff up

Self-proclaimed “Intellectual” Claims Trump Blocking Her On Twitter Is Destroying Her Career

https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump and https://twitter.com/POTUS
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7/15/2017 at 3:00pm
We’ve already covered the possible lawsuit against President Trump for blocking people on Twitter, and now there’s a new person complaining that her “career” is ruined because she’s been blocked by Trump. In an article entitled “Trump Blocked Me on Twitter and It’s Costing Me My Career,” some “politico-legal” pundit no one…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=idPyXMM349o

Antarctic Ice Shelf Break Plunges Media into another Climate Alarm Cycle

Posted by  ▪  July 15, 2017

However, many climate scientists are not so quick to hit the panic button.

Antarctic Ice Shelf Break Plunges Media into another Climate Alarm Cycle

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=idPyXMM349o
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7/15/2017 at 2:30pm
While the media is consumed with the alleged Trump-Russia connection, the press will always take a few moments to spotlight a news story promoting its treasured “Climate Change” narrative. This week’s entry was the dramatic calving of an Antarctic ice sheet, so large it rivals the state of Delaware in size. Sometime in…
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