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Clapper: Gov’t should have been transparent about phone record collection

Posted by  ▪  February 18, 2014

The Director of National Intelligence indicated Monday that the federal government probably should have been more transparent in the first place about its collection of phone records. In an interview with the Daily Beast’s Eli Lake, James Clapper reflected on

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3 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (97% score)
 
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Hillary_Clinton_at_the_1992_Inaugural_Ball.jpg

Someone who could defeat Hillary in the primaries … easily

Posted by  ▪  February 18, 2014

Run, _______, Run!

Run, _______, Run!

6 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (98% score)
 
O'Mara photo Zimmerman bloody nose 7-10-2013

Zimmerman case was everything Dunn case was not

Posted by  ▪  February 17, 2014

Independently verifiable justifiable use of deadly force versus an incredible unsupported story.

Independently verifiable justifiable use of deadly force versus an incredible unsupported story.

7 votes, 4.86 avg. rating (96% score)
 
http://youtu.be/t_xCeItxbQY

NY Times perpetuates myth of Andrew Breitbart’s misleading Shirley Sherrod video

Posted by  ▪  February 17, 2014

As we approach the second anniversary of Andrew Breitbart’s death, we need to keep fighting the smear against him regarding the Shirley Sherrod tape.

As we approach the second anniversary of Andrew Breitbart’s death, we need to keep fighting the smear against him regarding the Shirley Sherrod tape.

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (95% score)
 
Michael Dunn Testifying

Stand Your Ground law is not a “license to kill”

Posted by  ▪  February 17, 2014

Law Professor pundits confuse general principles of self-defense law with Stand Your Ground, and contribute to the confusion.

Law Professor pundits confuse general principles of self-defense law with Stand Your Ground, and contribute to the confusion.

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (95% score)
 
Global Warming in California

Branco Cartoon – Just Chill

Posted by  ▪  February 17, 2014

Note: You may reprint this cartoon provided you link back to this source.  To see more Legal Insurrection Branco cartoons, click here. Branco’s page is Cartoonist A.F.Branco

16 votes, 4.69 avg. rating (93% score)
 
http://youtu.be/1oNezaWtp68

Syrian peace talks end as expected, with total failure

Posted by  ▪  February 17, 2014

Childlike belief that Assad would talk himself out of power may have done more damage than doing nothing.

Childlike belief that Assad would talk himself out of power may have done more damage than doing nothing.

10 votes, 4.30 avg. rating (86% score)
 
(Michael Dunn, Convict.)

Fleeing scene and not calling police “made robust claim of self-defense very difficult”

Posted by  ▪  February 17, 2014

Andrew Branca discusses Loud Music Murder Trial on Teri O’Brien Show

Andrew Branca discusses Loud Music Murder Trial on Teri O’Brien Show

2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (97% score)
 
Protests in Venezuela

Media largely ignores violent Venezuela crackdown on opposition

Posted by  ▪  February 16, 2014

Marco Rubio tries to put spotlight on the conflict

Marco Rubio tries to put spotlight on the conflict

5 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (98% score)
 
Leno Obama kicking open door

Microaggression Mania: McGill U. student leader apologizes for .gif of Obama kicking open door

Posted by  ▪  February 16, 2014

Says image “an extension of the … legacy surrounding people of color—particularly young men—being portrayed as violent”

Says image “an extension of the … legacy surrounding people of color—particularly young men—being portrayed as violent”

4 votes, 4.25 avg. rating (86% score)
 
Lois Lerner House Testimony

They’re from the IRS, and they’re here to help

Posted by  ▪  February 16, 2014

At this point it’s tempting to regard the IRS as not-so-secret agents of the Obama administration and the Democrats. This is not paranoia. As Ed Rogers wrote in the WaPo, it is fact: Encouraged by the lack of a public

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5 votes, 2.80 avg. rating (61% score)
 
Syrian Electronic Army Hack Forbes

Syrian Electronic Army hacks Forbes

Posted by  ▪  February 16, 2014

Forbes readers encouraged to change their passwords

Forbes readers encouraged to change their passwords

1 vote, 4.00 avg. rating (85% score)
 
Hand that will rule the world

Defeat for UAW in Tennessee

Posted by  ▪  February 16, 2014

Workers of the South, unite: The workers at the VW plant in Chattanooga voted 712-626 to stay out of the union after a lobbying fight in which Republican politicians warned unionization could lead Volkswagen and automobile companies to leave the

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4 votes, 3.50 avg. rating (74% score)
 
Bumper Sticker - Ft Stockton, Texas - Liberals Hate

Take Pride In What You Do

Posted by  ▪  February 16, 2014

From Danelle: When one bumper sticker covers everything​! Found this one today at an archery match in Ft Stockton, Texas.

5 votes, 4.20 avg. rating (85% score)