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It is now safe for liberals to go back to hating the Pope

Posted by  ▪  September 30, 2015

Does it make me a bad person to enjoy watching reaction to Pope secretly meeting with Kim Davis?

It is now safe for liberals to go back to hating the Pope

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9/30/2015 at 1:00pm
Pope Francis’ tour of the U.S. turned normal alignments upside down. Liberals — who spare no effort to denigrate the Catholic Church — all of the sudden found the Pope’s progressive economic and immigration pronouncements to be just dreamy. At brunch on the Upper West Side of Manhattan and in Brooklyn, kind…
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The Pope and Politics

Posted by  ▪  September 30, 2015

Is he or isn’t he being political?

The Pope and Politics

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9/30/2015 at 11:30am
I’ve noticed that we seem to get the popes that match our times—a harmonic resonance between popes and other public leaders of the day. That doesn’t mean that popes are overtly political, although there’s really no way for a pope to retreat completely from politics, unless he speaks on ritual matters only…
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Liberal Matt Damon Targeted by Social Justice Warriors

Posted by  ▪  September 30, 2015

The left eats its own.

Liberal Matt Damon Targeted by Social Justice Warriors

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9/30/2015 at 10:00am
Matt Damon has a big new movie coming out but he’s not winning any new fans from his fellow travelers on the left. Damon has long been a favorite on the left for his progressive politics but two recent high profile incidents have put him at odds with the social justice crowd. The…
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Gay Couples in Common Law Marriage States: Call Your Lawyer

Posted by  ▪  September 30, 2015

Unintended consequences.

Gay Couples in Common Law Marriage States: Call Your Lawyer

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9/30/2015 at 8:30am
A wedding is not just two people exchanging rings; it is an entanglement of their personal, legal, and business affairs. For better or for worse, marriage affects a broad and substantial list of rights involving inheritance, property, child custody, and more. Now that gay marriage is legal in all fifty states, both…
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Mandy Nagy – One year later

Posted by  ▪  September 30, 2015

Still struggling to recover, always a part of our team.

Mandy Nagy – One year later

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9/30/2015 at 7:00am
On Saturday, September 6, 2014, I emailed Mandy Nagy, who had been our part-time Author and Editor for almost 18 months, during which time she wrote over 500 posts. In that time period, I had come to trust Mandy completely, even though we never met. We thought alike, and had the same…
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EPA Warning: Sunny days bad for plants

Posted by  ▪  September 29, 2015

BONUS QUESTION: How long before EPA seeks to regulate sunshine?

EPA Warning: Sunny days bad for plants

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9/29/2015 at 8:45pm
When I saw this tweet earlier today (via @JWBritton), I was like WUT!? Spoof account? Nope, verified. True blue EPA: The link in the tweet goes to a page that doesn’t exist. This qualifies for our Progressive or Parody category. You know which way I’m voting. https://twitter.com/LegInsurrection/status/648970543551614976 BONUS QUESTION: How long before the EPA seeks to regulate sunshine? (Featured…
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Rand Paul Next to Drop Out of Presidential Race?

Posted by  ▪  September 29, 2015

Commence Campaign Death Watch

Rand Paul Next to Drop Out of Presidential Race?

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9/29/2015 at 7:30pm
Insider speculation pegged Paul as the next to drop out of the crowded Republican primary weeks ago. Today, one of three Paul-supporting SuperPACs has stopped raising money until they see, “the campaign correct its problems.” Politico reports: One of the three super PACs supporting Rand Paul’s presidential campaign has stopped raising money, de…
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Planned Parenthood Confirms: They Don’t Do Mammograms

Posted by  ▪  September 29, 2015

Slaying the myth

Planned Parenthood Confirms: They Don’t Do Mammograms

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9/29/2015 at 5:49pm
Tuesday, Planned Parenthood President Cecil Richards testified before a Congress. During the five-hour-long hearing, Congresswoman Mia Love asked Richards how many mammogram machines Planned Parenthood has at their disposal. Contrary to the organization’s long-standing claims, Richards admitted they have none. Big deal, Planned Parenthood doesn’t do mammograms, rights? Perhaps, except that…
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Bethlehem church burns – little media coverage because Islamists suspected

Posted by  ▪  September 29, 2015

Curious how little interest international media and even the Palestinian Authority show.

Bethlehem church burns – little media coverage because Islamists suspected

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9/29/2015 at 4:30pm
Arutz Sheva, Israel National News, reports Christian community leaders in Bethlehem believe that Islamist extremists are responsible for a fire at St. Charbal Church this past Saturday: In its sole statement, the [Palestinian Authority] said that the fire at the St. Charbal church in the city was caused by an “electrical malfunction”…
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Clinton is Obama is Clinton? Hillary Stumbles Hard in Latest Interview.

Posted by  ▪  September 29, 2015

Time for Republicans to attack

Clinton is Obama is Clinton? Hillary Stumbles Hard in Latest Interview.

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9/29/2015 at 3:00pm
The Democratic primary is a strange animal. Hillary Clinton is the obvious and expected front runner, but she’s got a mad socialist chomping at her heels in key primary states; meanwhile, a respected former governor is waging an all-out war against the party apparatus over the party’s apparent protectionist attitude towards…
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Dana Loesch Stands Up Against Anti-Gun Leftists’ Threats

Posted by  ▪  September 29, 2015

Fight back!

Dana Loesch Stands Up Against Anti-Gun Leftists’ Threats

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9/29/2015 at 1:15pm
Earlier this month, Dana Loesch appeared in an NRA promo video asking women to take a second look at safe, legal handgun ownership as an effective form of self defense. It was awesome. Watch it if you haven’t already: This video is the definition of speaking truth to power,…
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Austria Changes Constitution to Take In More Migrants

Posted by  ▪  September 29, 2015

Officials in Germany, Sweden, consider seizing property to house new migrants

Austria Changes Constitution to Take In More Migrants

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9/29/2015 at 11:30am
Governments across Europe are complying with European Union directives to accommodate tens of thousands of migrants arriving each day. Germany, which became the driving force behind the recent influx of migrants after it suspended Dublin convention, refuses to put any cap to the number of migrants it can absorb. The rules of law…
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Obama Snubs Egyptian President al-Sisi

Posted by  ▪  September 29, 2015

Karma: Putin then snubs Obama over Middle East policy.

Obama Snubs Egyptian President al-Sisi

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9/29/2015 at 10:00am
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is one of the key heads-of-state participating in the United Nations General Assembly’s 70th meeting. President al-Sisi, an advocate of an Islamic “reformation” and one of the most engaged warriors in the war against terror, says the struggle he faces is “ferocious.” Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi said in…
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Largest Obamacare Healthcare Co-op to Close

Posted by  ▪  September 29, 2015

You can’t even keep your new plan.

Largest Obamacare Healthcare Co-op to Close

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9/29/2015 at 8:30am
The financial benefits and savings touted by Obama and his allies on the road to Obamacare’s passage are still failing to live up to their promise. In fact, the largest non-profit co-op created under the law is about to fold. Anna Wilde Mathews of the Wall Street Journal: Regulators to Shut Down Health Republic…
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NY Prison Break Conspirator Gets Seven Years in Prison

Posted by  ▪  September 29, 2015

“At any time, you could have stopped the escape from happening.”

NY Prison Break Conspirator Gets Seven Years in Prison

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9/29/2015 at 7:00am
Joyce Mitchell was arrested on June 11 after authorities discovered that she assisted convicted murderers Richard Matt and David Sweat escape from a maximum security prison in upstate New York. Yesterday, Judge Kevin Ryan threw the book at Mitchell, sentencing her to the maximum of 7 years in prison for first-degree…
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Rasmea Odeh appeal tactic: Intimidate the judges

Posted by  ▪  September 28, 2015

Rasmea a testing ground for aggressive activist tactics that will be rolled out elsewhere.

Rasmea Odeh appeal tactic: Intimidate the judges

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9/28/2015 at 7:55pm
Rasmea Odeh is the supermarket bomber who killed Hebrew University students Edward Joffe and Leon Kanner in 1969, served 10 years in Israeli prison before being released in a prisoner exchange, and then made her way to the U.S. in the mid-1990s. Rasmea then lied on her visa and naturalization applications, among…
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Obama, Putin Spar on Syria Before United Nations General Assembly

Posted by  ▪  September 28, 2015

“Chanting ‘death to America’ doesn’t create jobs, or make Iran more secure”

Obama, Putin Spar on Syria Before United Nations General Assembly

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9/28/2015 at 6:15pm
Today before the United Nations General Assembly, Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin sparred publicly over how their respective nations have approached a solution to crises in Ukraine and Syria. For both leaders, these speeches were an opportunity to regain control of a spiraling military, security, and human rights narrative that is…
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