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Which state? (Update – answer revealed)

Posted by  ▪  September 27, 2012
From reader Brian. Which state could this possibly be? Don’t read the comments before voting, in case there is a spoiler. Poll open until 5 p.m. Eastern today Which state? UPDATE: It’s California.
 

Crossroads spending big in Wisconsin to defeat extremist Tammy

Posted by  ▪  September 26, 2012
Karl Rove’s Crossroads GPS PAC has just committed $1.2M to helping help former governor Tommy Thompson defeat his democratic opponent in the Wisconsin race for U.S. Senate. This was in additional to prior spends of $500,000 and $961,000, and puts his group’s contibutions at over $2.6M in the dead-heat race. Professor Jacobson…
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First Rahm then Ahmadinejad, now you can ask Farrakhan questions tonight

Posted by  ▪  September 26, 2012
Iran’s Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, in town to follow President Obama’s address to the United Nations General Assembly, met with Nation of Islam’s Louis Farrakhan along with peace activists and other members of “Abrahamic religions” on Tuesday evening. While both the U.S. and Israel delegations, among others, boycotted the Iranian dictator’s speech today, Farrakhan’s…
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Elizabeth Warren listed Cambridge as “primary practice location” with Texas Bar

Posted by  ▪  September 26, 2012
Elizabeth Warren has touted that she has been a member of the Texas Bar for a long time, along with New Jersey. We knew that Warren currently was inactive in Texas, but didn’t know for how long.  Also, there has been a mystery as to why she withdrew her New Jersey membership…
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2002 – Elizabeth Warren charged $675 per hour as special legal consultant

Posted by  ▪  September 26, 2012
Elizabeth Warren and her supporters have mounted  an argument that what she did at her office in Cambridge for private litigants was not the practice of law. Warren herself, when confronted by a reporter after it was revealed she had no Massachusetts law license, claimed she was not practicing law. Her campaign…
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Branco Cartoon – While the World Burns

Posted by  ▪  September 26, 2012
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Republicans mount attack against election fraud within Chicago

Posted by  ▪  September 26, 2012
A group of Cook County Republicans have had it with the election fraud and Democratic machine politics of Chicago. They’re mounting an effort to fight back in one seemingly small, but in actual fact quite powerful, way. An effort led by suburban mom Sharon Meroni to fill every empty Republican election judge…
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Egyptian activist arrested for spray-painting over controversial pro-Israel ads

Posted by  ▪  September 26, 2012
An Egyptian activist, Mona Eltahawy, was arrested yesterday in a New York City subway station as she was in the middle of spray-painting over pro-Israeli ads–and seeming to partially paint over a Manhattan mom who tried to shield the ads by standing in front of them. Eltahawy was charged with criminal…
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Candidate who used High Cheekbones and Pow Wow Chow Indian stereotypes upset at people who used Indian stereotypes

Posted by  ▪  September 26, 2012
Consider this an alternative headline for last night’s post.
 

The whales can wait

Posted by  ▪  September 26, 2012
Save the Freedoms! From Linda, who took photos of this vehicle in the Costco parking lot in Franklin, TN:
 

Elizabeth Warren supporters should spare the sanctimony considering they covered for her ethnic fraud

Posted by  ▪  September 25, 2012
A handful of Scott Brown supporters including a couple of staffers mocked Elizabeth Warren’s phony claim to be Native American, a claim she maintains in the face of all evidence, based on grossly exaggerated (at best) supposed family lore. Warren keeps saying that kids don’t ask their parents for proof. But…
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Elizabeth Warren’s law license problem on Fox News today

Posted by  ▪  September 25, 2012
It’s always interesting to see how an issue you are intimately involved in plays out when it makes it to national broadcasts. Because of the time pressure on major shows, everything has to get drilled down, and sometimes things get lost. The issue of Elizabeth Warren’s license problem was featured on Fox News…
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Spaniards take to streets in Occupy Congress protest

Posted by  ▪  September 25, 2012
Chanting “si, se puede,” Occupy Congress protesters in Madrid, Spain, are in a standoff with police as their all-day protest of austerity measures has now continued into the evening. A livestream of the events shows clusters of police in riot gear attempting to hold back the crowd of “indignants,” with reports that…
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No Fun Intended

Posted by  ▪  September 25, 2012
The mainstream press is determined to keep pounding the “Arab Spring” fiction the same way its man in Moscow, Walter Duranty, kept insisting Stalin was Socrates. Duranty had his own pathetic reasons for lying.  Today’s reporters do it to prop up President Obama, because calling spring winter wouldn’t look good for their…
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No, Mass. Board of Bar Overseers has not exonerated Elizabeth Warren

Posted by  ▪  September 25, 2012
In response to my post yesterday, Elizabeth Warren’s law license problem, Michael Fredrickson, General Counsel of the Massachusetts Board of Bar Overseers, gave an interview with Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly (MLW) which widely is being cited as exonerating Warren. League of Ordinary Gentlemen and Above The Law have cited Fredrickson’s statement for that…
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Obama plays the Israel Firster card

Posted by  ▪  September 25, 2012
Obama’s comment about “noise” in the Middle East — meant to refer to Israeli concerns about Iran — has distracted from the most dangerous play in Obama’s 60 Minutes interview Sunday. “Noise” was not the problem, it was that Obama set up Israeli “noise” as inconsistent with the interests of “the American people”…
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Branco Cartoon – Fair Fight

Posted by  ▪  September 25, 2012
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