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Obamacare Burning

Wow – D.C. Court of Appeals strikes Obamacare federal insurance exchange subsidy regulation

Posted by  ▪  July 22, 2014

IRS regulation granting subsidies to those who sign up on federal Obamacare exchange stricken

Wow – D.C. Court of Appeals strikes Obamacare federal insurance exchange subsidy regulation

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7/22/2014 at 10:34am
UPDATE: Whipsaw: 4th Circuit upholds Obamacare federal exchange subsidy after D.C. Circuit rejects Full opinion and Judgment at bottom of post Decision just released in Halbig case. Here’s the punchline: Section 36B of the Internal Revenue Code, enacted as part of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA or the Act), makes…
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Pro-Palestinian Berlin mob: “Jew, Cowardly Pig, Come On Out And Fight” (Video)

Posted by  ▪  July 22, 2014

Stop pretending that in modern political reality there is any difference between anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism.

Pro-Palestinian Berlin mob: “Jew, Cowardly Pig, Come On Out And Fight” (Video)

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7/22/2014 at 9:56am
I tweeted about this yesterday: Just your typical pro-Pal riot: “Jew, Jew, cowardly swine, come out and fight on your own!” http://t.co/ci8ciMjdQS via @timesofisrael— Legal Insurrection (@LegInsurrection) July 21, 2014 Now Yair Rosenberg of Tablet Magazine has the video: This is part of a worldwide phenomenon, and puts the lie to the claim that…
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Elizabeth Warren would be most liberal nominee since McGovern

Posted by  ▪  July 22, 2014

So what? Run, Liz, Run!

Elizabeth Warren would be most liberal nominee since McGovern

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7/22/2014 at 8:30am
Nate Silver’s Five Thirty Eight blog finds that Elizabeth Warren would be the most liberal presidential nominee ever if she were to run and win the Democratic primaries: Elizabeth Warren probably isn’t going to run for or win the Democratic nomination for president in 2016, but that hasn’t stopped progressives from trying…
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Gaza ground war: More tunnel warfare, Hamas may have body parts of dead Israeli soldier

Posted by  ▪  July 22, 2014

Plus, true anti-Semitic face of Israel hatred shows its face some more in Europe

Gaza ground war: More tunnel warfare, Hamas may have body parts of dead Israeli soldier

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7/22/2014 at 7:37am
According to Ynet nine soldiers were killed Monday in separate incidents. Israel also announced that one of the soldiers killed in Sunday’s armored personnel carrier attack has not yet been accounted for. Although not all the circumstances are clear, it appears Hamas may have retrieved body parts and/or belongings to the…
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Kerry and the illusory “peace plan”

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2014

It’s extraordinary to think that this man is our Secretary of State.

Kerry and the illusory “peace plan”

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7/21/2014 at 8:54pm
There’s a long, long article appearing in TNR that professes to be “The Explosive, Inside Story of How John Kerry Built an Israel-Palestine Peace Plan—and Watched It Crumble.” It’s worth reading, but perhaps not for the reasons the authors intended. The problem with the article and so many other treatments of…
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Jury Selection Begins Detroit Front Porch Shooting of Black Woman

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2014

Theodore Wafer claims self-defense in his early-morning hours shotgun killing of Renisha McBride as she stood on his Detroit porch.

Jury Selection Begins Detroit Front Porch Shooting of Black Woman

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7/21/2014 at 6:45pm
Jury selection begins today in the murder trial of Detroit homeowner Theodore Wafer, as reported in the Detroit Free Press. Wafer shot and killed Renisha McBride, a 19-year-old black woman, on his front porch. Wafer is claiming self-defense. The most recent news in the Wafer case was the June 27 denial by…
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The Eradication of Christians in the Middle East

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2014

The tumult of the Arab Spring is having devastating impact on the minority communities

The Eradication of Christians in the Middle East

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7/21/2014 at 4:55pm
Below the big blaring headlines about Middle East turmoil, there is growing and systematic elimination of Christians being undertaken by Islamists. It is difficult to accurately gauge the extent of the actual number of executions by crucifixion or displacement of families — but the Christian community is being decimated from areas from…
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Israeli soldiers sing Who Believes Gaza

Video: Israeli troops on break from fighting sing “The nation of Israel will never give up”

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2014

Israeli troop morale high despite lost comrades.

Video: Israeli troops on break from fighting sing “The nation of Israel will never give up”

Israeli soldiers sing Who Believes Gaza
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7/21/2014 at 3:30pm
Part of the anti-Israel war effort includes attempts to demoralize Israel and its supporters. That is why Hamas, Hezbollah and others try so hard to kidnap Israeli civilians or soldiers, and even to grab dead bodies. That psychological warfare is on full display in the media and social media. But…
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Defendant NJ LEO Joseph Walker

Trial Begins of Joseph Walker, NJ Cop Involved in “Road Rage” Killing

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2014

New Jersey copJoseph Walker is charged with murder in the road-side shooting death of the unarmed Joseph Harvey, Jr. in Maryland

Trial Begins of Joseph Walker, NJ Cop Involved in “Road Rage” Killing

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7/21/2014 at 2:05pm
Today begins the trial of black New Jersey police officer Joseph Walker over the “road rage” killing of white victim Joseph Harvey (Jury selection begins in road-rage murder case). Unfortunately, it does not appear that this case will be televised, as were the Zimmerman and Dunn trials in Florida, and as a result there…
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Branco Cartoon – Breaking Points

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2014

Branco Cartoon – Breaking Points

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7/21/2014 at 12:45pm
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No Second Self-Defense Immunity Hearing for Marissa Alexander

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2014

Marissa Alexander fails in her efforts to gain a second self-defense immunity hearing as she awaits re-trial and a prospective 60-year jail sentence.

No Second Self-Defense Immunity Hearing for Marissa Alexander

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7/21/2014 at 11:40am
Marissa Alexander has been denied a second shot at a self-defense immunity hearing (often incorrectly referred to as a “Stand-Your-Ground’ hearing), reports by First Coast News. Under Florida’s self-defense immunity statute (FL 776.032 Immunity from criminal prosecution and civil action for justifiable use of force) a person claiming self-defense can seek immunity from…
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Gaza War – More tunnel infiltrations thwarted (Live Updates)

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2014

Intense fighting continues as Israel dismantles Hamas underground military infrastructure

Gaza War – More tunnel infiltrations thwarted (Live Updates)

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7/21/2014 at 9:00am
Note: There are live Video and Twitter feeds at the bottom of the post —————————– Overnight Hamas attempted two infiltrations through tunnels, one of which opened up near the dining room of Kibbutz in Israel. Both sets of terrorists were eliminated by the IDF. There are unspecified reports of Israeli casualties. The…
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Ukraine: Bodies moved from MH17 crash site to rail cars

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2014

As all sides in the conflict point fingers, victims’ families are left waiting.

Ukraine: Bodies moved from MH17 crash site to rail cars

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7/21/2014 at 7:00am
The remains of nearly 200 passengers from downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH 17 have been removed from the wreckage and placed in refrigerated rail cars in a rebel-controlled area of eastern Ukraine. From ABC News: It may be some time before the bodies of the victims of Malaysia Airlines flight MH 17 are…
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“If you go to a synagogue instead of a consulate to protest Israel you are an anti-Semite”

Posted by  ▪  July 20, 2014

They mean what they say

“If you go to a synagogue instead of a consulate to protest Israel you are an anti-Semite”

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7/20/2014 at 9:43pm
From an Imam in Berlin — can you tell his words apart from tweets of pro-Boycott Divest and Sanctions professors and campus speakers? From my Twitter feed keeping track of events today: Pro-Pal mob in Berlin: “fucking Jews, we’ll get you!” http://t.co/2nnfBe5yFu via @JuedischeOnline— Legal Insurrection (@LegInsurrection) July 20, 2014 “The shouts included ‘Jews…
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The Eagle landed 45 years ago

Posted by  ▪  July 20, 2014

But it seems like yesterday

The Eagle landed 45 years ago

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7/20/2014 at 6:10pm
I was at summer camp in New Hampshire. They brought us into the rec hall where a couple hundred of us stared, bleary-eyed, at a single black and white monitor. They said we would remember this all our lives. And I do. It’s as if it happened yesterday. Today in 1969, the Eagle landed…
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WaPo: Obama Admin Was Warned About Border Crisis Last Year

Posted by  ▪  July 20, 2014

“The administration did too little to heed those warnings.”

WaPo: Obama Admin Was Warned About Border Crisis Last Year

http://www.minnpost.com/dc-dispatches/2013/07/gop-begins-long-immigration-reform-process-focusing-border-security
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7/20/2014 at 4:19pm
If you’re like most Americans, you may be wondering why the surge of illegal immigrants at the southern border happened all at once. People want to know the cause and what could have been done to prevent it. While answers have been scarce, the Washington Post has published a rather damning piece…
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Run Liz Run Elizabeth Warren for President Video Netroots

The definitive Elizabeth Warren Storify

Posted by  ▪  July 20, 2014

The story of Elizabeth Warren the media acolytes do not tell.

The definitive Elizabeth Warren Storify

Run Liz Run Elizabeth Warren for President Video Netroots
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7/20/2014 at 2:00pm
With Elizabeth Warren reaching cult status, and momentum growing to convince her to run for President, it’s worth keeping in mind that Elizabeth Warren’s career is nothing like portrayed. No, I’m not just referring to the Cherokee deal. From her legal representation for large pay of the biggest corporate…
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