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U.N. “Palestine” vote served Obama’s purposes, without his fingerprints on it

Posted by  ▪  December 2, 2012
The United States nominally opposed the General Assembly Resolution granting nonmember state status to “Palestine.” In the short run, it changes nothing on the ground, but it does embolden the Palestinians to hold out for everything, including  a reversion to the 1949 Armistice borders, commonly and somewhat erroneously referred to at the…
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The first battle of the next Tea Party wave — December 5 rally in Nashville against Obamacare exchange

Posted by  ▪  December 2, 2012
Opposition to Obamacare fueled the Tea Party wave of 2009-2010.  The next wave will include continued opposition to Obamacare, along with other fiscal issues, The Tea Party tsunami at the gates. The fight over Obamacare as a law ended when Chief Justice John Roberts enganged in mental gymnastics to uphold the law…
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5 hours and 15 minutes

Posted by  ▪  December 2, 2012
from Eureka Springs, Arkansas, to Hope. Arkansas. Yet if this shop owner is any indication, it’s a world away from the days of the Man from Hope. From reader MK Reagan, in August: Eureka Springs, AR is kind of a hippie town, but these T shirts were prominently displayed on the street today. Love the…
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Saturday Night Newt

Posted by  ▪  December 1, 2012
Some advice for congressional Republicans, via Right Scoop (h/t Patricia), start at the 4:00 mark: Watch the latest video at <a href=”http://video.foxnews.com”>video.foxnews.com</a>At the Reagan Forum, an hour’s worth of history (jump to 19:50 on how things looked in 1974 and why we do not now need a “surrender caucus”), humor, and strategy…
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Saturday Night Card Game (Touré never met a race card he didn’t like, or remembered)

Posted by  ▪  December 1, 2012
Touré Neblett does not think he plays the race card. He doesn’t even think there really is a race card, it’s a figment of the vivid White imagination: There is no such thing as a race card. Race is not a card that can be played as if a situation is un-racial until that…
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Pro-Morsi rally in Cairo

Posted by  ▪  December 1, 2012
Don’t let the recent anti-government protests fool you. The Islamists still are able to turn out large crowds in the New Egypt, as happened today in Cair0 where hundreds of thousands (how many hundreds varies from news report to news report) turned out in support of President Morsi and controversial Constitution passed over the objections…
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Jefferson is a proxy target in the modern political war

Posted by  ▪  December 1, 2012
The Founding Fathers owned slaves.  We knew that, didn’t we? Slavery was an institution in many places in the world, including the newly formed United States.  It took a generation and a civil war to end it here, long before it was ended elsewhere. That fact is used as a modern political weapon…
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The Tea Party tsunami at the gates

Posted by  ▪  December 1, 2012
Grover Norquist is predicting a second, even larger Tea Party wave, via Breibart.com (h/t Instapundit): “We are about to have a Tea Party second wave that will dwarf the first wave and that is because while ‘spend too much’ brought the Tea Party into existence, we’re about to walk into ‘spend too…
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Stevie Wonder cancels pro-Israel concert under pressure from U.N., anti-Israel groups

Posted by  ▪  December 1, 2012
Via Times of Israel, With ‘a heavy heart,’ Stevie Wonder pulls out of Friends of the IDF concert: Stevie Wonder is calling off a concert for a group that raises money for the Israeli military. Wonder had been scheduled to perform Dec. 6 for Friends of the Israel Defense Forces, which raises money…
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Stealth expansion of “disparate impact” claims attached to Defense Authorization bill

Posted by  ▪  December 1, 2012
Never let a good Defense Authorizatio bill go to waste. Two Democratic Senators (Whitehouse and Franken) together with socialist Bernie Sanders have attached co-sponsored an amendment to the Defense Authorization bill which would expand so-called “disparate impact” claims under Title VI.  (added) The amendment was submitted by Sherrod Brown, who is lead…
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“How did it all go so wrong?” Week at College Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  December 1, 2012
The Culture Harvard approves BDSM club When it comes to campus sexual assault charges, being not guilty is not good enough Berkeley Prof — “babies may indeed become the new Title IX frontier” Stanford hosts International Socialist Union meeting The hated 4% on campus CA University Gives “Higher Education” a New Meaning Columbia is diverse — it has…
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The Force was not with you

Posted by  ▪  December 1, 2012
or me. From frequent photographer Ulises, back in September: He was our last hope in MD… But Darth Vader is still ahead in the polls… Ulises adds recently: By the way I loved your coverage of the Ann Coulter issue at Fordham U. Regards from the Maryland penal colony for conservatives…
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AP denies “Prophet Mohammed” is in stylebook, but it is AP’s style

Posted by  ▪  November 30, 2012
Yesterday I wrote a post titled Associated Press and the Profit of Mohammed.  Citing a recent story, it said the AP “apparently insists that Mohammed be preceded by the word Prophet.” AP has responded to Legal Insurrection with a denial that the term “Prophet Mohammed” is mandated by the AP stylebook, but every…
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Rhode Island is in the best of hands

Posted by  ▪  November 30, 2012
You have no idea what it is like. No idea. Watch the latest video at video.insider.foxnews.com
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