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Paul Ryan Patty Murray announce budget deal 12-10-2013

Deal: You can keep your budget reform if you like it

Posted by  ▪  December 10, 2013

Deal: You can keep your budget reform if you like it

Paul Ryan Patty Murray announce budget deal 12-10-2013
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12/10/2013 at 6:35pm
I just watched the press statements from Paul Ryan and Patty Murray. The details are being described all around as “modest” and a time out. The key is that nothing much was accomplished as to the overall budget trajectory. There also was “sequester relief,” meaning that one of the only…
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Canon City child kissing girl sexual harassment

When do we finally stop the harassment of little boys by school administrators?

Posted by  ▪  December 10, 2013

6-Year old boy suspended for kissing girl on cheek.

When do we finally stop the harassment of little boys by school administrators?

Canon City child kissing girl sexual harassment
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12/10/2013 at 3:58pm
There war on little boys in elementary schools continues unabated. Little children are being punished with suspensions, expulsions, and permanent damage to school records based on standards of conduct carried into elementary schools from the adult world. Typically, but not exclusively, the insanity is directed at little boys for alleged violation of…
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John Podesta 2005 nuclear option senate

Center for American Progress completes takeover of White House

Posted by  ▪  December 10, 2013

Center for American Progress completes takeover of White House

John Podesta 2005 nuclear option senate
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12/10/2013 at 1:41pm
The news of the day is that John Podesta, the founder and head of The Center for American Progress,  is becoming a White House advisor.  The NY Times reports, Ex-Clinton Aide Expected to Join Obama: President Obama, after a rocky year that leaves him at the lowest ebb of his presidency, is bringing…
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Israeli Amb Michael Oren shouted down at UC Irvine 2010

Tenured radicals cannot be trusted with our academic freedom

Posted by  ▪  December 10, 2013

Academic supporters of the Israel boycott should understand that what goes around comes around.

Tenured radicals cannot be trusted with our academic freedom

Israeli Amb Michael Oren shouted down at UC Irvine 2010
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12/10/2013 at 11:00am
The anti-Israel Boycott Divest and Sanction (BDS) movement is a frequent focus here because it embodies so much of the pathology of the Leftist-Islamist anti-Israel coalition. While disavowing anti-Semitism, BDS singles out and holds only Israel to standards not applied much less met by any other country in the Middle East or…
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Cartoon This is What Happens In Obama's America

Cartoon politics really is what happens in Obama’s America

Posted by  ▪  December 10, 2013

Everything is political. And the race card is an integral part of those politics.

Cartoon politics really is what happens in Obama’s America

Cartoon This is What Happens In Obama's America
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12/10/2013 at 9:26am
We covered the Alabama last second loss to Auburn.  Even that game became political when the Alabama student newspaper ran the cartoon featured above. James Taranto of The Wall Street Journal reports: This isn’t a sports column, but there’s a reason we opened with a nine-day-old play-by-play. Back in Tuscaloosa, the Alabama loss…
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Yvgeny Kissin Concert

Renowned Pianist Evgeny Kissin Stands Up to Anti-Israel Boycott Movement

Posted by  ▪  December 10, 2013

“come and make troubles at my concerts, too: because Israel’s case is my case, Israel’s enemies are my enemies”

Renowned Pianist Evgeny Kissin Stands Up to Anti-Israel Boycott Movement

Yvgeny Kissin Concert
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12/10/2013 at 7:05am
One of the tactics of the anti-Israel Boycott, Divest and Sanction (BDS) movement is to disrupt appearances not only by Israeli speakers, but also dancers, artists and musicians. In 2010, for example, the Jerusalem Quartet had to stop its performance in London after a BDS protester would not stop shouting. In September…
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Martha Robertson Roll Call Interview

NY-23 Dem candidate goes silent on website hacking probe

Posted by  ▪  December 9, 2013

Martha Robertson promised to hire a computer forensic firm to justify her fundraising claim that GOP operatives hacked her website.

NY-23 Dem candidate goes silent on website hacking probe

Martha Robertson Roll Call Interview
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12/9/2013 at 9:33pm
Martha Robertson is the Democratic candidate in my home district NY-23, which includes Ithaca. This is not the liberal district it was prior to the 2010 redistricting, when the prior snake-shaped district was designed to keep Maurice Hinchey in office. The district leans Republican by several percentage points now,…
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Zimmerman Girlfriend Interview

George Zimmerman’s girlfriend wants to drop charges

Posted by  ▪  December 9, 2013

“I want to be with George”

George Zimmerman’s girlfriend wants to drop charges

Zimmerman Girlfriend Interview
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12/9/2013 at 5:23pm
I told you there were problems with the most recent arrest of George Zimmerman allegedly for pointing a shotgun at his girlfriend, when it came out that the girlfriend, Samantha Scheibe, was shopping for a paid interview prior to the incident. Now, according to court filings (embedded at bottom of post), Sheibe…
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Winter pile up PA Tpke - OBAMACARE

Obamacare like a multi-million car winter highway pile up

Posted by  ▪  December 9, 2013

Still trying to find the right analogy, any suggestions?

Obamacare like a multi-million car winter highway pile up

Winter pile up PA Tpke - OBAMACARE
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12/9/2013 at 3:20pm
With each passing day, we learn more and more about the horrible effects of Obamacare. Here are just some of the “new” revelations. While there is ample evidence that premiums have risen for many if not most people, the NY Times finds that the supposedly lower premiums come with much higher deductibles, On…
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London Machete Murderer at trial I am a soldier

Killer of British soldier Lee Rigby: “I am a soldier and this is war”

Posted by  ▪  December 9, 2013

Killer’s child was 4-days old on day of attack – “Al Qaeda …I love them, they’re my brothers”

Killer of British soldier Lee Rigby: “I am a soldier and this is war”

London Machete Murderer at trial I am a soldier
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12/9/2013 at 1:45pm
The trial of the murderers of British army drummer Lee Rigby with machetes and knives on a London street continues. We reported before, Murderers of Lee Rigby searched for British soldier to kill. The trial is receiving almost no mainstream media coverage in the U.S. One of the killers took the st…
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If You Like your Blank

Branco Cartoon – For Keeps Sake

Posted by  ▪  December 9, 2013

Branco Cartoon – For Keeps Sake

If You Like your Blank
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12/9/2013 at 12:34pm
Note: You may reprint this cartoon provided you link back to this source.  To see more Legal Insurrection Branco cartoons, click here. Branco’s page is Cartoonist A.F.Branco 
 
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Ukraine #EuroMaidan protest crackdown (LIVE)

Posted by  ▪  December 9, 2013

Ukraine #EuroMaidan protest crackdown (LIVE)

Kiev Police with shields12-9-2013
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12/9/2013 at 10:29am
We previously have highlighted the Ukrainian protest movement seeking to prevent Ukraine from falling back under Russian domination: Protesters in Ukraine knock down statue of Lenin Authorities warn of further crackdown on protesters in Ukraine Protests continue in Ukraine despite crackdown Unrest continues in Ukraine as protesters block government offices The protests continue, but as of…
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Who invented Obamacare term screen cap

No, Melissa Harris-Perry, “Obamacare” was not conceived by rich white men

Posted by  ▪  December 9, 2013

“Obamacare” sticks because it fits.

No, Melissa Harris-Perry, “Obamacare” was not conceived by rich white men

Who invented Obamacare term screen cap
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12/9/2013 at 9:27am
Melissa Harris-Perry once appeared in an MSBNC promo arguing that “We have to break through our kind of private idea that kids belong to their parents.” She also wore tampon earrings on air: Just when you thought it couldn’t get any worse, she argues that “Obamacare” is a racially demeaning term invented…
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Bumper Sticker - Charlotte NC - Pray4Us

There are no atheists in poll holes

Posted by  ▪  December 9, 2013

There are no atheists in poll holes

Bumper Sticker - Charlotte NC - Pray4Us
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12/9/2013 at 7:24am
You’ll need it in 2014. From Raging Conservative, who tweets:
 
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US Air Force Band surprises museum visitors with ‘Holiday Flash Mob’

Posted by  ▪  December 8, 2013

US Air Force Band surprises museum visitors with ‘Holiday Flash Mob’

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12/8/2013 at 7:03pm
If you haven’t seen this yet, it’s packed full of awesome. (Scroll down for video). The USAF Band decided to surprise visitors to the National Air and Space Museum with its first ever ‘holiday flash mob.’ They documented it on their blog. Dec. 3, 11:53 a.m. – The Air and Space Museum is buzzing…
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Protesters in Ukraine knock down statue of Lenin

Posted by  ▪  December 8, 2013

Protesters in Ukraine knock down statue of Lenin

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12/8/2013 at 4:36pm
Protests in Ukraine continued on Sunday, as hundreds of thousands reportedly gathered in the center of the capital of Kiev.  One group of protesters pulled down a statue of Vladimir Lenin. From the LA Times: Protesters toppled a monument to Bolshevik leader Vladimir Lenin on Sunday during the biggest march and rally in…
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Obamacare: this weekend’s headlines

Posted by  ▪  December 8, 2013

Obamacare: this weekend’s headlines

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12/8/2013 at 2:12pm
We’ve gathered a few stories of interest on the latest in Obamacare developments and commentary this weekend. Apparently, some insurance agents are feeling left out of “Obamacare.”  As the Associated Press reports Sunday, some frustrated insurers and agents wish they could just bypass healthcare.gov and enroll consumers directly. When insurance agent Kelly Fristoe…
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