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Obama's Pen

Branco Cartoon – Radical Vocabulist

Posted by  ▪  February 18, 2015

He also has a phone

Branco Cartoon – Radical Vocabulist

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2/18/2015 at 3:00pm
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Obama ABC Gay Marriage Evolving

Is the Administration legitimizing ISIS’ acts of terror?

Posted by  ▪  February 18, 2015

Keep digging, guys

Is the Administration legitimizing ISIS’ acts of terror?

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2/18/2015 at 1:34pm
We’ve had several posts up dealing with the Obama Administration’s stunning inability to talk about ISIS without digging itself into a rhetorical trench—and a new op-ed by Obama just made things a whole lot worse. Right now, the Administration has a budding—nay, flowering—PR problem with their Middle East policy, so it makes…
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Obama Immigration Executive Action Speech End

White House hits pause on immigration agenda

Posted by  ▪  February 18, 2015

No request for stay…yet

White House hits pause on immigration agenda

Obama Immigration Executive Action Speech End
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2/18/2015 at 12:05pm
President Obama’s executive amnesty is now in the hands of the courts. Earlier this week we reported that a federal court had sided with a 26 state coalition against Obama’s plans for sweeping immigration reform. The court issued a temporary injunctive order barring the President from implementing his immigration executive action—and…
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State Department spokeswoman digging hole to rival the Grand Canyon

Posted by  ▪  February 18, 2015

Put.The.Shovel.Down.

State Department spokeswoman digging hole to rival the Grand Canyon

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2/18/2015 at 10:00am
On Monday, State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf insisted that the only way we’ll be able to defeat ISIS is by ensuring the terrorists have jobs and opportunities—a statement that would be hilarious if it were on SNL and not an actual thing that Administration officials believe in real life. Contrary to…
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Mike Rowe just solved Scott Walker’s biggest electoral problem

Posted by  ▪  February 18, 2015

8 minutes to save the world

Mike Rowe just solved Scott Walker’s biggest electoral problem

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2/18/2015 at 8:30am
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker never finished college. Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is teetering on the edge of a presidential run. Do we have a problem here? Howard Dean thinks so: Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker didn’t graduate from college, and Howard Dean says it would be a problem if the Republican ran for…
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IN: Western Warriors Joining Regional Warbands Against ISIS

Posted by  ▪  February 18, 2015

OUT: Disenchanted Americans, Europeans Flocking to Islamic Terror Camps.

IN: Western Warriors Joining Regional Warbands Against ISIS

LI #02 Western Fighter HOT
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2/18/2015 at 7:00am
In the wake of Egypt striking ISIS targets in Libya, Pope Francis issued a somber statement regarding the death of 21 fellow Christians. The Anchoress, Elizabeth Scalia, summarizes the Pope’s remarks: “They were murdered just for the fact they were Christians,” Pope Francis said. “The blood of our Christian brothers is a witness that…
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Hillary kisses Elizabeth Warren’s ring

Posted by  ▪  February 17, 2015

Is Warren now the Democratic Queen maker?

Hillary kisses Elizabeth Warren’s ring

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2/17/2015 at 8:40pm
I’ve said it before, and I stand by it: Elizabeth Warren would crush Hillary, and they both know it. If you doubted that Hillary knew it, read this NY Times account of their recent meeting, Hillary Clinton, Privately, Seeks the Favor of Elizabeth Warren: Hillary Rodham Clinton held a private, one-on-one meeting with…
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ISIS militants burn 45 human beings in western Iraq

Posted by  ▪  February 17, 2015

Barbarism

ISIS militants burn 45 human beings in western Iraq

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2/17/2015 at 7:19pm
There are no words. From the BBC: Jihadist militants from Islamic State (IS) have burned to death 45 people in the western Iraqi town of al-Baghdadi, the local police chief says. Exactly who these people were and why they were killed is not clear, but Col Qasim al-Obeidi said he believed some were members…
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The left is worried about Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Posted by  ▪  February 17, 2015

…and you should be, too

The left is worried about Ruth Bader Ginsburg

How Ginsburg stol the SOTU show Ginsburg asleep sleep
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2/17/2015 at 5:52pm
One of the most interesting developments in the recent media spin cycle is the renewed fascination—on both the left and the right—with Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Ginsburg has been in the national spotlight since her appointment in 1993; her tenure on the Court has afforded her the opportunity to become…
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ISIS Libya

Obama Condemns Random Attack on Random Egyptian Citizens

Posted by  ▪  February 17, 2015

No mention of the word “Christian.”

Obama Condemns Random Attack on Random Egyptian Citizens

ISIS Libya
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2/17/2015 at 4:00pm
By now, you’ve heard that ISIS released a video featuring the beheading of 21 Egyptian Coptic Christians in Libya. The White House has released a statement but you might notice some missing words: Statement by the Press Secretary on the Murder of Egyptian Citizens The United States condemns the despicable and cowardly murder of…
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The most affectionate Vice President ever?

Posted by  ▪  February 17, 2015

Gimme some sugar, baby

The most affectionate Vice President ever?

Joe Biden Gaffe Ashton Carter Wife Secretary of Defense
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2/17/2015 at 2:30pm
Uncle Joe was spotted publicly creeping on women again wielding his charm earlier today. This time, the victim was the wife of newly appointed Secretary of Defense, Ashton Carter. Biden hanging onto Ashton Carter’s wife (and whispering things) at Carter’s swearing-in pic.twitter.com/qc911pu1GT— jennifer bendery (@jbendery) February 17, 2015 Carter was sworn in by…
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Marie Harf ISIS Chris Matthews We can't kill our way out of this war

State Department: ‘We cannot win this war by killing’ ISIS

Posted by  ▪  February 17, 2015

Want to stop ISIS? Give them… jobs?

State Department: ‘We cannot win this war by killing’ ISIS

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2/17/2015 at 12:30pm
State Department Spokeswoman Marie Harf is at it again. Last night, Harf sat down with Chris Matthews who had several straightforward questions about how the U.S. plans to deal with ISIS. It was one of those wonderful moments where Matthews was absolutely right. “How do we stop this? … If I…
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Wayne Davis, Michael Dunn jury foreman interview

Dunn Juror Doubles Down on Premeditation Standard

Posted by  ▪  February 17, 2015

“I gave a promise that I would come back with a judgement according to the law.”

Dunn Juror Doubles Down on Premeditation Standard

Wayne Davis, Michael Dunn jury foreman interview
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2/17/2015 at 11:00am
Wayne Davis, the jury foreman in the Michael Dunn re-trial that found Dunn guilty of the first-degree murder of Jordan Davis, was interviewed for the first time this past week by News4Jax. Remember Dunn? He’s the one charged with 1st degree murder for the shooting death of 17-year-old Jordan Davis. The State believed…
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MT Man Who Baited, Killed German Student Gets 70 Years

Posted by  ▪  February 17, 2015

Markus Kaarma, 30 years old, is not eligible for parole until 2035

MT Man Who Baited, Killed German Student Gets 70 Years

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2/17/2015 at 9:30am
Markus Kaarma, the Montana man convicted last December of the murder of German exchange student Diren Dede was sentenced this week to 70 years in prison, as reported by the Dickinson Press.  Kaarma is 30 years old, and will not be eligible for parole until he is 50. Kaarma was presented as…
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Obama’s Concessions to Iran Alienating Allies

Posted by  ▪  February 17, 2015

When you’ve lost the Washington Post and Tim Kaine …

Obama’s Concessions to Iran Alienating Allies

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2/17/2015 at 8:00am
Last week, Prof. Jacobson noted that The Washington Post published an editorial criticizing President Obama’s handling of the nuclear negotiations with Iran. Prof. Jacobson’s mentioned the editorial in the context of arguing that the likely deal is against “the best interests of the American people.” But there’s something else remarkable about the editorial….
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Texas Federal Court Enjoins Obama Immigration Executive Action

Posted by  ▪  February 17, 2015

Issues Temporary Injunctive Order — Is this a way out for Republicans on DHS funding

Texas Federal Court Enjoins Obama Immigration Executive Action

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2/17/2015 at 12:02am
In a decision which is to have a profound impact on both the immigration debate and the currently stalled funding of the Department of Homeland Security, a federal court judge in Texas has issued a Temporary Restraining Injunctive Order preventing implementation of Obama’s Immigration executive action. The Order and 123-page Opinion…
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Lesley Gore

RIP Lesley Sue Goldstein (Gore)

Posted by  ▪  February 16, 2015

A much more talented artist than just a “party” girl.

RIP Lesley Sue Goldstein (Gore)

Lesley Gore
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2/16/2015 at 7:30pm
Lesley Sue Goldstein, better known as Lesley Gore, was featured for a week in our Video of the Day series in December. She’s best known for “It’s My Party” but that was just a part, and not even the best, of her music. Fox News reports: Singer-songwriter Lesley Gore, who topped the charts in…
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