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Saturday Night Card Game (Obama isn’t working, working at working, or working out)

Posted by  ▪  April 21, 2012
Did you hear the latest in racial politics. Mitt Romney used the “n” word.  Not the “N” word, the “n” word as in “isn’t working.” Romney has a website devoted to the slogan: And has it hanging up behind him during speeches: And that has Tommy Christopher of Mediaite seeing things: The slogan is a multiple…
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“Day of Silence” bullies schools into advocating political messages, encourages tattling

Posted by  ▪  April 21, 2012
This Friday, a national “Day of Silence” protest enjoined students across the country to take a vow of silence in protest of harassment of LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transexual) students: The Day of Silence is a student-led national event that brings attention to anti-LGBT name-calling, bullying and harassment in schools. Students from…
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Utah Republican Convention Results

Posted by  ▪  April 21, 2012
Mia B. Love wins Republican nomination in UT04 UPDATE (9:40  pm): Voting finally starts, after delay caused by bickering in the voting for another district. UPDATE (8:15  pm): Love and Wimmer advance to round 2.  Love 53%, Wimmer 30% on first ballot. Kenneth Gray – 1 vote, 0.12 percent Steve Sandstrom – 81 votes, 9.74…
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Ridiculous French laws met with ridiculous French news stories.

Posted by  ▪  April 21, 2012
The French have their own presidential election on Sunday. Aside from their list of candidates, which would make many Americans feel relieved in comparison, the French have topped the US in media-related constraints. Until the last polling station closes at 8 p.m., French law forbids the release of polls and preliminary…
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Tea Parties harassed by IRS form Liberty Defense Foundation

Posted by  ▪  April 21, 2012
Tea Parties across the country, the recipients of letters from the IRS demanding they produce reams of documents detailing every email, blog post, tweet, radio transcript, Facebook entry, and on, have banded together to share resources in defending their 501c4 applications. The Liberty Defense Foundation is allowing the disparate groups to share recommendations for…
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Big conservative blogger leaves big politically correct law firm, returns to big blog

Posted by  ▪  April 21, 2012
Recall my prior post, Big Law Firm Takes Down Big Conservative Blogger, about how Paul Mirengoff of Power Line Blog was forced by his big law firm stop blogging after a blog post Mirengoff made after the Tucson shooting memorial service, in which the service was opened with a prayer, of sorts,…
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Hands that fed Obama campaign finally tired of being bitten

Posted by  ▪  April 21, 2012
One of the many enduring myths and legends of the Obama 2008 victory is that Obama’s record-breaking fundraising came from small donors.  Perpetuating the false impression that small donors are Obama’s base is a priority of the Obama campaign, which now focuses on running low cost ($5, $3) dinner raffles to run up the number of…
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Cry baby

Posted by  ▪  April 21, 2012
From reader J: I work on the north side of Milwaukee, WI. I was behind this car on my way home from work last night. I think it says it all… The uber liberals never cease to amaze me with their transparency. I’ll keep my eyes open for more gems. It’s an incredible (and…
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Andrew Breitbart died of natural causes

Posted by  ▪  April 20, 2012
From the Breitbart.com website: The office of the Los Angeles County coroner has completed its investigation into the death of Andrew Breitbart on March 1, and has confirmed that he died of natural causes, namely heart failure. Chief Coroner Investigator Craig Harvey told Breitbart News that the final autopsy report would be released…
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Catchy tune of the Dog Days of April

Posted by  ▪  April 20, 2012
Song of the Day (via Quiznilo in the Tip Line) Another catchy tune. Image of the Day (via Browndog in the comments) Don’t believe the liberal media of the day. Yes, it it possible to go too far on the internet. Tax Day of the day. Embrace of the day (via Browndog in the Tip Line) They hate…
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Gloom and doom at chances of defeating Scott Walker

Posted by  ▪  April 20, 2012
or a way to motivate the opposition to Walker? You be the judge.  The argument is that anti-Walker forces, particularly the younger newer voters, just aren’t motivated. From Wade Rathke, founder of ACORN, Huge Obstacles to Beating Scott Walker in Wisconsin Recall: The life-and-death struggle in Wisconsin to turn back the radical and sweeping…
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Ron Paul at Cornell

Posted by  ▪  April 20, 2012
Last night, Ron Paul delivered a speech to over 4,000 people at Cornell’s Lynah Rink. Naturally, I was part of the audience – it’s not every day that a presidential candidate comes to Cornell and it’s even rarer that I don’t have any homework in the evening. I have seen Ron Paul…
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Zimmerman bail hearing

Posted by  ▪  April 20, 2012
Here is George Zimmerman’s testimony at the bail hearing this morning. I find it very curious as to why he took the stand at all, other than for publicity and to start reshaping his image for potential jurors.  While the cross-examination was limited, you can see the dangers of putting a defendant…
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Anti-Israel sentiments in higher education: Not just for the Ivy League

Posted by  ▪  April 20, 2012
This blog has often highlighted the pervasive anti-Israel sentiments present in the higher education system of this country. Last month, Cornell Professor of Physics, Yuval Grossman, wrote a guest post here regarding a pro-Palestinian Cornell student group attempting to orchestrate a boycott against a Technion-Cornell collaborative project. Technion is the oldest and…
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