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State of the Union Address 2015 (#SOTU)

Posted by  ▪  January 20, 2015

The State of the Union will be livetweeted!

State of the Union Address 2015 (#SOTU)

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1/20/2015 at 8:45pm
You can watch the address here: (Text as prepared) After the State of the Union address comes to a close, tune in HERE for a live stream of the Republican Response, delivered by Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA): snort RT @katherinemiller: What kind of poll is this? pic.twitter.com/e9yUsLOaBB— Amy Miller (@amyvrwc) January 21, 2015 .@SenWarren #SOTU…
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Survey says… “Incompetent”

Posted by  ▪  January 20, 2015

“Incompetent.” “Socialist.” “Liar.”

Survey says… “Incompetent”

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1/20/2015 at 7:39pm
A new poll from Pew reveals that the words most often used to describe President Obama are “Incompetent” and “Good Guy.” Behold: Barack Obama, undisputed leader of the free world, commander in chief of the most lethal fighting force on the planet…lovable doofus? No wonder our international reputation is circling the drain….
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U.S. Embassy in Yemen set to evacuate

Posted by  ▪  January 20, 2015

U.S. Navy on alert

U.S. Embassy in Yemen set to evacuate

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1/20/2015 at 6:18pm
Yemen is in chaos. For the past two days, Shiite Houthi rebels have laid siege to the presidential palace. Now, reports claim that the rebels have seized the palace; and the status of President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi remains unknown. Although the Houthi rebels are not targeting Americans—at least for the time…
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Mike Huckabee and Jon Stewart duke it out

Posted by  ▪  January 20, 2015

Is the Beltway Bubble real?

Mike Huckabee and Jon Stewart duke it out

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1/20/2015 at 4:30pm
Mike Huckabee joined Jon Stewart on The Daily Show to chat about his new book, God, Guns, Grits, and Gravy. Huckabee recently quit Fox News, suggesting he will toss his hat into the Presidential arena. The exchange between the two was… interesting. Huckabee contends there’s a difference between the bubbles that encompass,…
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Boston Shooting Leaves 1 Dead

Posted by  ▪  January 20, 2015

The hospital urged them to “get out, get out”

Boston Shooting Leaves 1 Dead

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1/20/2015 at 3:06pm
This morning, a lone shooter walked into Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston and shot a doctor before turning the gun on himself. Fox News reports: “[The shooter] came into the hospital asking for this particular doctor,” Boston Police Commissioner William Evans said. “We don’t know why. That’s something we’re looking into.” The…
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The State of the Union in Buzzwords

Posted by  ▪  January 20, 2015

Say “freedom”…or not?

The State of the Union in Buzzwords

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1/20/2015 at 1:30pm
When President Obama walks into the House chamber tonight to deliver the State of the Union address, most in attendance will already know exactly which policy items he has chosen as his priorities for the next year. According to a report by the Washington Times, Obama has the worst State of…
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Anti-Israel activists block San Mateo Bridge (Update: Caused Car Crashes)

Posted by  ▪  January 20, 2015

Another hijacking of #BlackLivesMatter

Anti-Israel activists block San Mateo Bridge (Update: Caused Car Crashes)

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1/20/2015 at 12:01pm
Don’t say I didn’t warn you about how anti-Israel activists have set on a deliberate course to hijack the Ferguson and #BlackLivesMatters protests to their own anti-Israel agenda: Intifada Missouri – Anti-Israel activists may push Ferguson over the edge Anti-Israel activist still stoking fires in #Ferguson “Pigs in a blanket” chanted in #Ferguson long…
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Let’s play: Progressive or Parody? (Scott Walker “Master’s Degree”)

Posted by  ▪  January 20, 2015

Politicians are now furiously scrubbing “school of hard knocks” from their bios.

Let’s play: Progressive or Parody? (Scott Walker “Master’s Degree”)

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1/20/2015 at 10:30am
I guess “Progressives or Parody?” is now a series. First there was “White Guys: We Suck and We’re Sorry” — Parody or Not?: Then came Let’s play: Progressive or Parody?, regarding the #EndFathersDay prank Twitter hashtag started at 4Chan which liberal feminists thought was real: Now from Daily Kos we have Wisconsin Gov. Scott…
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Cuban “Normalization” Starts Now

Posted by  ▪  January 20, 2015

Questions surface as diplomats head to Havana

Cuban “Normalization” Starts Now

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1/20/2015 at 9:05am
On January 21, U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Roberta Jacobson will be the first diplomat since the Carter administration to set foot on Cuban soil with the goal of restoring diplomatic relations that haven’t existed since the height of the Cold War. From Bloomberg: Jacobson’s arrival will kickstart negotiations that could eventually expand…
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“This is a man who wants to punish the rich regardless of its effect on the economy.”

Posted by  ▪  January 20, 2015

Krauthammer on Obama and Raising the Capital Gains Tax

“This is a man who wants to punish the rich regardless of its effect on the economy.”

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1/20/2015 at 7:30am
Last night on Special Report with Bret Baier, Bret asked Charles Krauthammer for his thoughts on Obama’s proposal to raise the capital gains tax. Krauthammer pointed out that like all things Obama says and does, this is about left wing political ideology. Via National Review: Krauthammer’s Take: Obama ‘Wants to Punish the Rich Regardless…
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MSNBC Guest Accuses Jindal of ‘Trying to Scrub Some of the Brown Off His Skin’

Posted by  ▪  January 19, 2015

MSNBC, you’re *exhausting*

MSNBC Guest Accuses Jindal of ‘Trying to Scrub Some of the Brown Off His Skin’

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1/19/2015 at 8:39pm
Lean forward for a second. I’m not going to come right out and say that MSNBC intentionally hires insufferable race-baiters to appear on its news spots, but one of their recent guests defied all sense of decency to such a degree with his comments on Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal’s (R-aaaaacist Republican,…
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Murdered or Suicide? Argentine Prosecutor Who Blew Whistle On Iranian Terror Link

Posted by  ▪  January 19, 2015

Day before scheduled to testify about government cover-up.

Murdered or Suicide? Argentine Prosecutor Who Blew Whistle On Iranian Terror Link

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1/19/2015 at 6:47pm
Alberto Nisman, the Argentinian prosecutor who investigated the 1994 bombing of the AMIA Jewish center in Buenos Aires and documented Iran’s extensive terror ties in the western hemisphere, was found dead at his home Sunday night of a bullet wound to the head. Nisman was slated to testify today on his latest explosive accusations…
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Go see American Sniper

Posted by  ▪  January 19, 2015

The rumors are true

Go see American Sniper

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1/19/2015 at 4:45pm
American Sniper opened this weekend, raking in $90.2 million and earning the attention of moviegoers and pundits on both sides of the aisle. Clint Eastwood masterminded the Oscar nominated film that chronicles the life of Iraq War veteran, Chris Kyle, and earned himself the best opening weekend of his career. Bradley…
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Europe’s New “Anti-Terror” Alliance

Posted by  ▪  January 19, 2015

Can we prevent another Charlie Hebdo?

Europe’s New “Anti-Terror” Alliance

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1/19/2015 at 3:20pm
The wake of the attacks on French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo have drawn all of Europe into the debate over how to best collaborate to prevent similar terror attacks in what is becoming a more culturally divided Europe. Responses by the various countries to the terror threat have ranged from rolling…
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Always fight with love: Remembering Martin Luther King, Jr.

Posted by  ▪  January 19, 2015

“Love is the only way”

Always fight with love: Remembering Martin Luther King, Jr.

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1/19/2015 at 1:45pm
First and foremost, Happy Martin Luther King, Jr. Day! In 1983, President Reagan signed Martin Luther King, Jr. day into law. Even so, it wasn’t until 2000 that all states observed the day as intended. 2000. That’s… incredible. So called ‘controversial figures’ are always difficult to discuss. Regardless of what I write,…
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Q. Why did the Iranian General approach Israel’s Syrian border?

Posted by  ▪  January 19, 2015

A. To get to the other side.

Q. Why did the Iranian General approach Israel’s Syrian border?

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1/19/2015 at 12:15pm
Yesterday we reported how an Israeli helicopter strike just over the Syrian Golan border killed several senior Hezbollah terrorist leaders, including Jihad Mughniyeh, the son of legendary and assassiated Hezbollah terror coordinatior Imad Mughniyeh. The elder Mughniyeh was responsible, among other things, for the Marine barracks bombing in Beirut that…
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Hostages Freed After Boko Haram Terror Raid

Posted by  ▪  January 19, 2015

20 hostages are free, but no one is safe

Hostages Freed After Boko Haram Terror Raid

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1/19/2015 at 11:00am
At least 20 hostages of the 80 hostages taken after this weekend’s raid by Boko Haram on villages in Cameroon have been set free. Officials don’t yet know how it is that those 20 people managed to escape their captors. The raid was typical of Boko Haram in every way—except that…
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