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How Anxious is Obama to Make a Deal with Iran?

Posted by  ▪  May 29, 2014

Is the Obama Administration so anxious to make a deal with Iran that it doesn’t matter what the terms are?

How Anxious is Obama to Make a Deal with Iran?

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5/29/2014 at 1:00pm
How much does the Obama administration want a deal with Iran? The news tells me: quite a bit. Last week, Charlie Rose interviewed Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel. I found Hagel’s remarks about Iran (initially with regard to Israel) to be very telling: SEC. HAGEL: Sure there are differences, but every nation has…
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Lois Lerner House Testimony

IRS Scandal Expands to Include Pro-Israel Groups

Posted by  ▪  May 29, 2014

Has BDS culture infected the Internal Revenue Service?

IRS Scandal Expands to Include Pro-Israel Groups

Lois Lerner House Testimony
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5/29/2014 at 11:30am
While the IRS assault on Tea Party groups is well known, another equally disturbing development is taking shape at the beleaguered agency. Alana Goodman of The Washington Free Beacon reported… Lawsuit Alleging IRS Discrimination Against Pro-Israel Groups Moves Forward A lawsuit alleging that the IRS discriminates against pro-Israel groups will be allowed to move…
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V.A. Tip of the Iceberg

Branco Cartoon – Nothing To See Here

Posted by  ▪  May 29, 2014

Branco Cartoon – Nothing To See Here

V.A. Tip of the Iceberg
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5/29/2014 at 10:00am
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LI #36 Chen's parents visit memorial

Remembering the young men killed in UCSB rampage

Posted by  ▪  May 29, 2014

These men’s lives were just as valuable as the women’s lives.

Remembering the young men killed in UCSB rampage

LI #36 Chen's parents visit memorial
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5/29/2014 at 8:30am
In the annals of news I have personally covered, I have rarely been so embarrassed by some members of my own sex as I have been this week, in the wake of the spree killing that took the lives of six young students attending the University of California – Santa Barbara. Among…
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Bumper Stickers - Michigan - Not a Liberal right side

There are worse things you could be

Posted by  ▪  May 29, 2014

Such as, um, uh.

There are worse things you could be

Bumper Stickers - Michigan - Not a Liberal right side
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5/29/2014 at 7:00am
From Jon, uncle of one of my former students: So far Livingston County in Michigan is still pretty conservative but I have noticed a few *ugh* “Hillary in ‘16” bumper stickers. When I first moved here the democrat party didn’t even have a full time headquarters now they’re in the paper whining all…
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Apostasy death sentence in Sudan: who’s speaking out?

Posted by  ▪  May 28, 2014

Apostasy death sentence in Sudan: who’s speaking out?

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5/28/2014 at 8:00pm
Mariam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag, under sentence of death for apostasy, has given birth in a Sudanese prison to a daughter. In reaction to her imprisonment and death sentence, the US Embassy in Sudan has released a statement protesting her incarceration, and a few US Senators have also supported her. Others, including Kelly Ayotte…
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Not a smidgen of problems at VA

Posted by  ▪  May 28, 2014

Bet you can’t wait until Obamacare is fully implemented.

Not a smidgen of problems at VA

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5/28/2014 at 6:13pm
Literally true. A huge freakin’ boatload of problems: Delaying medical care to veterans and manipulating records to hide those delays is “systemic throughout” the Department of Veterans Affairs health system, the VA’s Office of Inspector General said in a preliminary report Wednesday. “Our reviews at a growing number of VA medical facilities…
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Republicans Vie for CA-7, One of the Most Divided Districts in the Nation

Posted by  ▪  May 28, 2014

Republicans Vie for CA-7, One of the Most Divided Districts in the Nation

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5/28/2014 at 4:30pm
Three Republican Candidates face Democrat incumbent Ami Bera in the race for the CA-7 congressional seat: Doug Ose, Igor Birman, and Elizabeth Emken. The Cook PVI ranks this district as EVEN, or perfectly divided between Republicans and Democrats, and Election Projection says the district has a weak Democrat hold. According to the DCCC’s…
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Oh man, did I miss Obama’s Peak Straw Man?

Posted by  ▪  May 28, 2014

Oh man, did I miss Obama’s Peak Straw Man?

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5/28/2014 at 2:39pm
Today is a travel and meeting day for me. So imagine my consternation to read the comment in the Tip Line from commenter Ragspierre, linking to a National Review post, about Obama’s West Point speech today: Have we reached peak strawman…??? I have been an Obama straw man afficionado for years. Obama’s Best (Worst) Strawman…
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Edward Snowden: Don’t call me a low-level hacker

Posted by  ▪  May 28, 2014

“I was trained as a spy in sort of the traditional sense of the word…”

Edward Snowden: Don’t call me a low-level hacker

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5/28/2014 at 1:00pm
In his first interview with a U.S. television news station since leaking information about NSA surveillance programs, former NSA contractor Edward Snowden sits down with NBC News’ Brian Williams for a one hour primetime special.  The interview, which was conducted last week, will air this Wednesday and NBC News has released…
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Charles Krauthammer on Putin and Obama

Krauthammer: Obama Afghanistan Announcement an Act of Narcissism

Posted by  ▪  May 28, 2014

As usual, it’s all about him.

Krauthammer: Obama Afghanistan Announcement an Act of Narcissism

Charles Krauthammer on Putin and Obama
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5/28/2014 at 11:30am
For anyone who’s not aware, before becoming one of America’s most respected political analysts, Charles Krauthammer was a highly respected psychiatrist. In fact, he was the chief of psychiatry at Mass General Hospital in Boston and it doesn’t get much better than that. Many Americans, including conservatives, believe America should reduce its…
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Milton Wolf for Senate Legal Insurrection Video

Help Elect Dr. Milton Wolf (#KSSEN)

Posted by  ▪  May 28, 2014

Don’t settle for less.

Help Elect Dr. Milton Wolf (#KSSEN)

Milton Wolf for Senate Legal Insurrection Video
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5/28/2014 at 10:00am
I’ve known Dr. Milton Wolf since he was a “mere” blogger. Dr. Wolf is our only (so far) Operation Counterweight 2014 Senate candidate, challenging Pat Roberts in the Kansas Republican Primary on August 5. Roberts has tons of money and the Republican establishment behind him.  And a house in Virginia which is his…
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Israel: Moving Towards Asia and Away from Europe

Posted by  ▪  May 28, 2014

Expanded trade with Asia provides an antidote to European political bias.

Israel: Moving Towards Asia and Away from Europe

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5/28/2014 at 8:30am
For years many the feeling was that Europe had unquestioned leverage with Israel and therefore could take sides without losing its clout. But trade and tech have taken their toll on this assumption. Israel is building alliances in Asia, and European leverage is sure to suffer. Former Israeli foreign and defense minister,…
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Dear Scott Walker: Don’t sell out conservative victims of “John Doe” abuses

Posted by  ▪  May 27, 2014

Scott Walker must not let “John Doe” investigators out of judicial head lock others have risked liberty to win.

Dear Scott Walker: Don’t sell out conservative victims of “John Doe” abuses

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5/27/2014 at 10:45pm
We have been following the Wisconsin “John Doe” anti-conservative witch hunt for a long time. The short story is that Wisconsin investigators using secret “John Doe” state processes have been targeting conservatives in Wisconsin under the factually and legally frivolous theory that they illegally coordinated with Scott Walker’s campaign. After certain of the…
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Employers cannot escape The Obamacare

Posted by  ▪  May 27, 2014

It creeps, it crawls, it eats you alive!

Employers cannot escape The Obamacare

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5/27/2014 at 6:30pm
It’s like The Blob. It envelopes everything it touches. It is The Obamacare. Remember the good old day, when employers figured the mandate was no biggie because they could just send employees to the Obamacare exchanges and pay the mandate fine? Good times never last, or in this case, never even started. The NY Times…
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Touré apologizes for “power of whiteness” Holocaust survivor tweet

Posted by  ▪  May 27, 2014

“I am very sorry and will make sure this doesn’t happen again”

Touré apologizes for “power of whiteness” Holocaust survivor tweet

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5/27/2014 at 5:00pm
Touré! Touré! Touré! did this: The power of whiteness: RT @hope_and_chains: My family survived a concentration camp, came to the US w/ nothing, LEGALLY, and made it work.— Touré (@Toure) May 23, 2014 And now he’s apologized: Late last week, I foolishly got involved in a twitter exchange regarding an article about reparations… (1…
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LI #33 UCSB Mourning

UC Santa Barbara in deepest mourning

Posted by  ▪  May 27, 2014

… after slaughter of six students

UC Santa Barbara in deepest mourning

LI #33 UCSB Mourning
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5/27/2014 at 3:30pm
This year’s Memorial Day weekend was filled with tragedy for Californians — a tragedy that might have been prevent if  parents’ warnings about their mentally ill son had been pursued. Six University of California Santa Barbara students were killed Friday in a spree murder.  The school has cancelled classes in mourning for…
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