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Shop Amazon.com and Help Legal Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  November 27, 2014

A small percentage of your purchase goes to Legal Insurrection, at no extra cost to you.

Shop Amazon.com and Help Legal Insurrection

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11/27/2014 at 10:00pm
Many of our readers will be shopping online starting on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, through the end of the year. For those of you who use Amazon.com, you have an easy way to help Legal Insurrection at the same time. If you go to Amazon via one of our links, Amazon will…
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AACONS interviews Thomas E. Woods and Jay Sekulow

Posted by  ▪  November 27, 2014

Thomas E. Woods and Jay Sekulow join AACONS to discuss the news of the day.

AACONS interviews Thomas E. Woods and Jay Sekulow

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11/27/2014 at 8:30pm
[WAJ NOTE: I have been interviewed on African American Conservatives Blog Talk Radio multiple times. AACONS has a weekly podcast with some very interesting guests. AACONS now is posting its weekly podcasts at Legal Insurrection.] Thomas E. Woods, Jr., is a senior fellow of the Ludwig von Mises Institute and host of…
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And Now, The War on Toe-fur-key

Posted by  ▪  November 27, 2014

A war we cannot afford to lose.

And Now, The War on Toe-fur-key

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11/27/2014 at 6:30pm
You may not be aware that Dana Loesch of The Blaze makes videos. This new Thanksgiving related spot is pretty funny. In what should come as a surprise to no one, Loesch isn’t a fan of fake turkey. I couldn’t agree more. Would you believe Tofurky has been around for 20 years? Emanuella Grinberg…
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On Giving Thanks

Posted by  ▪  November 27, 2014

Wishing you a very Happy Thanksgiving

On Giving Thanks

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11/27/2014 at 4:30pm
There are countless reasons it’s great to be an American. That we have an entire national holiday devoted to being thankful is incredibly special. We are incredibly fortunate to live in a country created by men who passed on to us a legacy of individual liberty and the gumption to stand firm against tyranny. This time…
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Before there was #Ferguson, there was #Occupy

Posted by  ▪  November 27, 2014

A little too similar, maybe?

Before there was #Ferguson, there was #Occupy

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11/27/2014 at 2:30pm
The Ferguson protesters have proven themselves to be destructive, violent, and completely uninterested in anything having to do with “justice.” Not only are they okay with this assessment—they’re completely proud of it. In fact, they’re beginning to look an awful lot like another “justice movement” we got to know quite well a…
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My Thanksgiving thanks

Posted by  ▪  November 27, 2014

Looking on the bright side.

My Thanksgiving thanks

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11/27/2014 at 12:30pm
Thanks to many for making this Thanksgiving so meaningful. This is not an exhaustive list, but it’s a good start: The Wife. We celebrated our 30th wedding anniversary earlier this year. The Kids. Three great ones. Health, and Mandy’s recovery. The U.S. of A. Still the place to be. The Constitution and Bill of Rights. Beats any…
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Madagascar’s Bubonic Plague Outbreak: What it Means for America and the World

Posted by  ▪  November 27, 2014

ISIS is reported to be developing weaponized strain, too.

Madagascar’s Bubonic Plague Outbreak: What it Means for America and the World

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11/27/2014 at 11:00am
While Ebola continues to rage in West Africa, an outbreak of another deadly disease is occurring in the African island nation of Madagascar. An outbreak of bubonic plague in Madagascar has now claimed almost 50 victims and is spreading to the island’s capital, officials warned today. There have been 138 suspected cases of…
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Liberal Media Types Advocate Riots in #Ferguson

Posted by  ▪  November 27, 2014

Would they do the same if conservatives were burning cars?

Liberal Media Types Advocate Riots in #Ferguson

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11/27/2014 at 9:00am
Back in the good old days, the left loved to lecture us about civility. That time is over. Remember when Sarah Palin’s target map shot Gabby Giffords? NYTs prints Darren Wilson’s address http://t.co/f45nadLfsu— David Burge (@iowahawkblog) November 25, 2014 In the course of the last few days, at least two writers from liberal…
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Deep-fried fireballs scourge of Thanksgivings everywhere

Posted by  ▪  November 27, 2014

Because it’s not Thanksgiving until someone’s eyebrows get singed off!

Deep-fried fireballs scourge of Thanksgivings everywhere

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11/27/2014 at 7:00am
Sometimes, you just need to take a break from the #Fergusons and the #Grubers to watch idiots lighting their dinners on fire. The Ultimate Deep Fried Turkey Fails Compilation by worldwideinterweb Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! We promise to be serious later. h/t BroBible
 

The #Ferguson Crisis — America Held Hostage — Night 3

Posted by  ▪  November 26, 2014

National Guard moves in as protests spread

The #Ferguson Crisis — America Held Hostage — Night 3

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11/26/2014 at 9:42pm
The violence that gripped Ferguson, MO in the wake of the grand jury’s decision not to indict Darren Wilson has spread to multiple cities across the US. Minneapolis VIDEO: Woman struck by car at a #Ferguson protest rally in Minneapolis. http://t.co/uGj2H0IQ9U— Reuters Top News (@Reuters) November 26, 2014 Portland Good size #ferguson…
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Latest Trend in #Ferguson Protests: Blocking America’s Highways

Posted by  ▪  November 26, 2014

Comparisons to Tiananmen Square’s famous Tank Man being made.

Latest Trend in #Ferguson Protests: Blocking America’s Highways

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11/26/2014 at 7:28pm
A lot of San Diegans were caught in gridlock when a group of student protesters from my alma mater, University of California – San Diego, blocked Interstate 5 just in time for morning rush hour. Dozens of UCSD students brought traffic to a halt on northbound Interstate 5 Wednesday morning to protest…
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Senate Dems form circular firing squad over Obamacare, tax reform

Posted by  ▪  November 26, 2014

Merry Christmas, Mitch McConnell!

Senate Dems form circular firing squad over Obamacare, tax reform

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11/26/2014 at 5:33pm
Chuck Schumer (D-NY) might just be the worst Democratic Policy and Communications Center head of all time. Or, the best, depending on how invested you are to Congressional Dems’ current messaging strategy. Yesterday, Schumer stood up at the National Press Club and unequivocally threw President Obama and his coalition under the bus for…
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Officer David Smith never lived to tell about enraged perp who stole his service gun

Posted by  ▪  November 26, 2014

Sucker punched in patrol car by enraged attacker who leaned in and took his weapon, just like Michael Brown attempted on Darren Wilson.

Officer David Smith never lived to tell about enraged perp who stole his service gun

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11/26/2014 at 3:32pm
Darren Wilson, the Ferguson Police Officer whom a Grand Jury declined to indict over the shooting death of Micheal Brown, gave a lengthy in-person interview to George Stephanopoulos on ABC News last night. That interview is embedded at the bottom of this post. But this post is not really about Darren Wilson, at…
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#Ferguson Grand Jury Evidence: Police Officer’s Answers to Juror Questions

Posted by  ▪  November 26, 2014

Details of Officer Wilson’s answers to questions from Prosecutors and Grand Jury members.

#Ferguson Grand Jury Evidence: Police Officer’s Answers to Juror Questions

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11/26/2014 at 1:30pm
This post focuses on the second-half of Police Officer’s testimony before the Grand Jury, during which he is responding to direct questions from both the Prosecutors present (Whirley and Alizadeh) as well as from individual Grand Jury members. This portion of the testimony also covers the relevant post-shooting events. The first half of…
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South American Chikungunya virus rages as world focuses on Ebola

Posted by  ▪  November 26, 2014

Chikungunya is not as dramatically deadly as Ebola, but the epidemic is another global health crisis.

South American Chikungunya virus rages as world focuses on Ebola

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11/26/2014 at 12:01pm
Some good news from the frontlines related to our battle with Ebola: The outbreak is now “stable” in Guinea, according to the World Health Organization. There were still some flare ups in the south-east, but things were improving in other prefectures, WHO co-ordinator Dr Guenael Rodier told the BBC. More than 5,400 people…
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Looking back: Ferguson and the Detroit riots

Posted by  ▪  November 26, 2014

Comparing 1967 Detroit to Ferguson today reveals stark differences.

Looking back: Ferguson and the Detroit riots

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11/26/2014 at 10:30am
One of my most haunting memories from childhood involves a group of teens from a local Michigan high school; they pounded on our front door and begged my mom to call the police. This was during the 1967 Detroit Riots, when several groups of hostile students decided to take the conflict…
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“I will f**king slap you” – More Cornell anti-Israel intimidation

Posted by  ▪  November 26, 2014

Aggressive posture of anti-Israel activists on campus.

“I will f**king slap you” – More Cornell anti-Israel intimidation

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11/26/2014 at 8:57am
We previously posted video of anti-Israel protesters getting in the face (literally) of pro-Israel students at Cornell who were holding counter-protest signs, Cornell Pro-Israel students taunted: “F**k You Zionist scums”. The incident depicted in the prior video actually was the second incident of the day, I have learned. Prior to that confrontation, Ilan…
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