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Hating Breitbart producers provide opportunity to “adopt a liberal member of the establishment”

Posted by  ▪  May 15, 2013

Hating Breitbart producers provide opportunity to “adopt a liberal member of the establishment”

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5/15/2013 at 8:15am
The producers of the Andrew Breitbart documentary “Hating Breitbart,” have found a unique way to further ensconce the Happy Warrior into the minds of his detractors: send them a copy of their movie. The upcoming wider theater release this upcoming Friday (it will also be released via video on-demand the same…
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Capitalist Fox

Posted by  ▪  May 15, 2013

Capitalist Fox

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5/15/2013 at 7:00am
From longtime reader and frequent photographer Ulises: Non-coexis​t bumper sticker … In Owings Mills, MD…
 

Complete copy of Treasury Report on IRS targeting of Tea Party and conservatives

Posted by  ▪  May 14, 2013

Complete copy of Treasury Report on IRS targeting of Tea Party and conservatives

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5/14/2013 at 9:24pm
The full Inspector General report was released tonight. I’d be interested in what you find that we don’t already know. Treasury Report IRS Tea Party Targeting
 

I said the same thing as Jon Stewart, but for different reasons

Posted by  ▪  May 14, 2013

I said the same thing as Jon Stewart, but for different reasons

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5/14/2013 at 7:15pm
When Jon Stewart is good, he’s really good. And he’s really good in this clip about IRS targeting of the Tea Party and the AP phone records. I found myself shouting the same bleeped out words, but for very different reasons.
 

Was Jake Tapper played by White House through selective leak of just one email?

Posted by  ▪  May 14, 2013

ABC News source stands by reference to State Dept in leaked Benghazi talking points emails — White House defenders get the controversy they want (Update – Stephen Hayes stands by his reporting as well)

Was Jake Tapper played by White House through selective leak of just one email?

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5/14/2013 at 5:15pm
Jake Tapper reports that the White House is disputing that the Benghazi talking points were edited in the way ABC News and The Weekly Standard presented them, leading to charges that the emails were doctored. The ABC News source is standing by the leaked emails. Based on Jonathan Karl’s updated report (quoted below),…
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Gosnell gets life sentence, no death penalty

Posted by  ▪  May 14, 2013

Gives up appeals in plea deal

Gosnell gets life sentence, no death penalty

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5/14/2013 at 4:38pm
Just breaking. Convicted Pa. Abortion Doctor Gets Life in Prison: A Philadelphia abortion doctor convicted of killing three babies who were born alive in his grimy clinic agreed Tuesday to give up his right to an appeal and faces life in prison but will be spared a death sentence. Dr. Kermit Gosnell, 72, was…
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Sweet Irony: Obama admin obsession with Tea Party comes back to bite it

Posted by  ▪  May 14, 2013

Sweet Irony: Obama admin obsession with Tea Party comes back to bite it

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5/14/2013 at 3:35pm
Hollywood couldn’t have scripted it better:  A rebel group of engaged activists, derided and harassed by authorities, becomes the obsession of a powerful political machine, leading to the demise of … the machine. Now, because today’s Internal Revenue Service scandal involves rebellious conservatives pitted against a progressive government, this true story is…
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Eric Holder recused himself from AP phone subpoena issuance, and from investigation

Posted by  ▪  May 14, 2013

Eric Holder recused himself from AP phone subpoena issuance, and from investigation

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5/14/2013 at 2:25pm
Eric Holder just ended a press conference. As previously reported by Fox News: Attorney General Eric Holder is recusing himself from the investigation into leaks made to The Associated Press, Fox News has learned. Also, as CNN reported, Holder previously had recused himself from consideration of issuance of the subpoenas: Attorney General Eric Holder recused…
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Mideast Media Sampler – 05/14/2013 – The Syria Puzzle

Posted by  ▪  May 14, 2013

Mideast Media Sampler – 05/14/2013 – The Syria Puzzle

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5/14/2013 at 1:30pm
1) Syria considerations Last week former executive editor of the New York Times, Bill Keller wrote Syria is not Iraq. The gist of his argument is that he trusts President Obama but shouldn’t have trusted President Bush. It’s a silly argument. However, as Dexter Filkins reports, Keller’s thinking is mirrored in the…
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Would all the reporters who savaged Bob Woodward now like to apologize?

Posted by  ▪  May 14, 2013

Woodward was prescient about the Obama administration’s treatment of the press

Would all the reporters who savaged Bob Woodward now like to apologize?

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5/14/2013 at 11:43am
How long ago is seems now. Bob Woodward complained in February about heavy handed administration treatment after Woodward reported that Obama was untruthful about who came up with the idea of the Sequester: The reaction from the left media in particular was savagery, belittling Woodward, making is seem as if the words used…
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The ignored DOJ scandal — anti-free speech codes on campuses

Posted by  ▪  May 14, 2013

The ignored DOJ scandal — anti-free speech codes on campuses

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5/14/2013 at 10:01am
Amidst all the scandals exposed these past two weeks, one is being ignored by the mainstream media and most of the conservative media as well — the actions of the Department of Justice and Department of Education to force colleges and universities to impose anti-free speech codes. We wrote about this on Friday, The…
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Dems find their IRS-Tea Party Scandal savior — look, Citizens United!

Posted by  ▪  May 14, 2013

Repeat after them, “Citizens United made the IRS do it”

Dems find their IRS-Tea Party Scandal savior — look, Citizens United!

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5/14/2013 at 8:52am
The Democratic Party and left-media obsession with the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision continues unabated. Citizens United is the all purpose bogeyman — whatever the political problem, put it at the doorstep of a decision which simply said that groups of people can join together for political purposes and that one of…
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Nowhat?

Posted by  ▪  May 14, 2013

Nowhat?

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5/14/2013 at 7:00am
Can’t figure this one out. Spotted in Ithaca.
 

IRS officials in D.C. in on Tea Party targeting, Cincinnati office leaked tax docs

Posted by  ▪  May 13, 2013

The whole fish is rotten, but the head doesn’t know?

IRS officials in D.C. in on Tea Party targeting, Cincinnati office leaked tax docs

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5/13/2013 at 8:56pm
Big, really big breaking stories showing that the targeting of Tea Party and conservative groups extended beyond Cincinnati and included leaked tax documents. The Washington Post reports tonight, IRS officials in Washington were involved in targeting of conservative groups: Internal Revenue Service officials in Washington and at least two other offices were…
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How do you ask a journalist to be the last journalist to lose credibility defending Obama?

Posted by  ▪  May 13, 2013

Obama DOJ secretly grabs AP phone records — We are all Tea Partiers now.

How do you ask a journalist to be the last journalist to lose credibility defending Obama?

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5/13/2013 at 5:56pm
I leave the internet for just a couple of hours, and another shoe drops, this time on the head of journalists everywhere. Govt obtains wide AP phone records in probe The Justice Department secretly obtained two months of telephone records of reporters and editors for The Associated Press in what the news cooperative’s…
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Verdict — Gosnell found guilty on three counts of murder

Posted by  ▪  May 13, 2013

Also involuntary manslaughter in death of patient Karnamaya Mongar

Verdict — Gosnell found guilty on three counts of murder

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5/13/2013 at 3:19pm
Just breaking Kermit Gosnell Found Guilty on Three First-Degree Murder Charges: The jury in the murder trial of abortion practitioner Kermit Gosnell returned a verdict and found him guilty on three of the four first-degree murder charges he faced. Phila abortionist Kermit #Gosnell guilty 1st degree murder in 3 of 4 babies.— jdmullane (@jdmullane)…
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Legal Insurrection and Judicial Watch file suit to obtain David Gregory gun law violation documents

Posted by  ▪  May 13, 2013

Legal Insurrection and Judicial Watch file suit to obtain David Gregory gun law violation documents

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5/13/2013 at 2:45pm
Judicial Watch, a leading government open records organization, announced today that it has filed suit on behalf of Legal Insurrection to obtain documents regarding David Gregory’s violation of the District of Columbia gun laws and the investigation which led to the decision of the District of Columbia Attorney General not to prosecute: Judicial…
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