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Obama Supporter Faints at Speech

law·less·ness, talk

Posted by  ▪  July 18, 2014

Two of my radio appearances regarding Obama and the Rule of Law

law·less·ness, talk

Obama Supporter Faints at Speech
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7/18/2014 at 7:30pm
I’ve done a number of radio appearances regarding my column at The Washington Examiner, Lawlessness is now the dominant theme in the Obama saga. See my prior post, law·less·ness, noun. Here are two interviews. I was on the Jim Vicevich Show on March 17. I blushed at all the kind…
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Mom’s lawyer in Toddler Hot Car Death Case criticizes ‘poisonous atmosphere’ of media scrutiny

Posted by  ▪  July 18, 2014

Lawyer: “In much the same way, the press unjustly harassed and hounded Olympic bombing hero Richard Jewell when he didn’t behave as some thought he should.”

Mom’s lawyer in Toddler Hot Car Death Case criticizes ‘poisonous atmosphere’ of media scrutiny

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7/18/2014 at 5:52pm
The mother of the toddler who died last month after being left in a hot car by his father says she is mourning the death of her child and asks that she be allowed to grieve privately, away from the eye of reporters. A statement earlier this week from the attorney representing…
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Security Council Emergency Meeting Gaza

LIVE: U.N. Security Council emergency meeting on Gaza conflict

Posted by  ▪  July 18, 2014

Israeli Amb.: From safety of Qatar, “Hamas leaders … order room service with one hand, … Palestinians to serve as human shields with the other”

LIVE: U.N. Security Council emergency meeting on Gaza conflict

Security Council Emergency Meeting Gaza
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7/18/2014 at 3:14pm
[Council meeting now over] The United Nations Security Council held an emergency meeting at the request of Jordan. The live tweets are below. The main outcome is that Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will leave Saturday for the Middle East to try to mediate a ceasefire. UN undersecretary Feltman: we appreciate that Israel…
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Scott Walker John Doe Probe

Scott Walker seeks to rid Wisconsin of Common Core

Posted by  ▪  July 18, 2014

Effort to repeal education standards failed earlier this year in the state

Scott Walker seeks to rid Wisconsin of Common Core

Scott Walker John Doe Probe
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7/18/2014 at 1:45pm
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker (R) has asked the Wisconsin Legislature to pass a bill next year to repeal the controversial Common Core educational standards. Walker issued a one-line statement late Thursday that also said the Common Core curriculum should be replaced by standards “set by people in Wisconsin.” Walker’s one-sentence statement was…
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Rockets fired from Gaza civilian area at Israel

How sick has anti-Israel propaganda become? This sick.

Posted by  ▪  July 18, 2014

Portraying Zionism as giving birth to Nazism

How sick has anti-Israel propaganda become? This sick.

Rockets fired from Gaza civilian area at Israel
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7/18/2014 at 12:15pm
There has been a lot of vile anti-Israel propaganda in social media, going along with open anti-Semitism in social media and the streets. It’s part of a pervasive dehumanization of Israeli Jews to justify Hamas’ deliberate rocket fire into the middle of cities and perpetual war to destroy Israel. This tweet caught my eye…
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http://aol.it/Sp6PLS

Elizabeth Warren would “till the ground, putting grit and the smell of earth in the contest”

Posted by  ▪  July 18, 2014

It would be good for liberals and conservatives.

Elizabeth Warren would “till the ground, putting grit and the smell of earth in the contest”

http://aol.it/Sp6PLS
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7/18/2014 at 10:45am
John Dickerson at Slate makes the case that Elizabeth Warren Should Run for President: If Warren joined the race, she would not win [waj – I disagree], but she would till the ground, putting grit and the smell of earth in the contest. She would energize the Democratic Party’s liberal base, which…
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Israeli tank enters Gaza 7-18-2014

First Night of Gaza Ground Invasion: The Tunnel War

Posted by  ▪  July 18, 2014

Buffer zone established, tunnel hunt starts

First Night of Gaza Ground Invasion: The Tunnel War

Israeli tank enters Gaza 7-18-2014
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7/18/2014 at 8:17am
Overnight, the New York Times reports that one Israeli soldier and 20 Palestinians were killed. (A report at The Times of Israel puts the number at 22 Palestinians, at least 14 of whom were members of Hamas.) An Israeli soldier was killed early Friday along with at least 20 Palestinians in the…
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Bumper Sticker - Kentucky - Unarmed Citizens

We interrupt our war and pestilence coverage for a message from our sponsor

Posted by  ▪  July 18, 2014

The Vast Right Wing Conspiracy.

We interrupt our war and pestilence coverage for a message from our sponsor

Bumper Sticker - Kentucky - Unarmed Citizens
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7/18/2014 at 7:00am
Saw this while traveling through Rand Paul country. Katherine
 
LI #10

Protests of “immigration surges” slated for July 18-19

Posted by  ▪  July 17, 2014

Trying to deal with a domestic disaster

Protests of “immigration surges” slated for July 18-19

LI #10
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7/17/2014 at 7:54pm
While eyes are turned to Gaza and the Ukraine today, I wanted to offer some information about attempts to deal with a man-caused disaster on our own soil. Citizens across the country are organizing a series of protests addressing the immigration surge of supposed “refugees” swamping our border control resources. Over 250 events…
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TV screen shot ground invasion Gaza Al Jazeera

Gaza ground war started (Live Updates)

Posted by  ▪  July 17, 2014

Egypt blames Hamas

Gaza ground war started (Live Updates)

TV screen shot ground invasion Gaza Al Jazeera
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7/17/2014 at 3:39pm
There are numerous reports that after heavy artillery shelling along the border, Israeli troops have entered on the ground in Gaza. Israel i24 News reports that the Prime Minister’s office has authorized a ground incursion to destroy tunnels. It’s not known if it is a limited incursion or something…
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Did surface-to-air missile bring down Malaysian passenger Jet in Ukraine?

Posted by  ▪  July 17, 2014

Ukrainian government officials say a surface-to-air missile brought down the plane

Did surface-to-air missile bring down Malaysian passenger Jet in Ukraine?

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7/17/2014 at 12:41pm
A flurry of media reports are reporting that a Malaysian Airlines passenger jet has been shot down over Ukrainian airspace. The Boeing 777 carried 295 people and was “at altitude” (30,000 feet) according to the Interfax agency. All on board are said to have perished, according to Ukrainian sources. Ukrainian…
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Wendy Davis Car Parade cropped

Out-of-state small donors still chasing Wendy Davis bubble

Posted by  ▪  July 17, 2014

But Davis still only has just over 1/3 cash on hand of Greg Abbott

Out-of-state small donors still chasing Wendy Davis bubble

Wendy Davis Car Parade cropped
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7/17/2014 at 11:40am
It’s been a little while since we reported on Wendy Davis, and how her campaign was not going well: Wendy Davis Campaign Mgr abandons ship as poll shows 12-pt Abbott lead Texas women running away from Wendy Davis I had not expected national Dems to keep pouring money into the race, but apparently the…
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Twitter - @IDFSpokesman - Every civilian death tragedy

Rockets found hidden in UN Gaza school

Posted by  ▪  July 17, 2014

Only one side uses civilians as human shields

Rockets found hidden in UN Gaza school

Twitter - @IDFSpokesman - Every civilian death tragedy
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7/17/2014 at 10:02am
The killing of four boys on a Gaza beach has generated enormous criticism of Israel. Israel itself has expressed sorrow at the killing (see Featured Image Tweet). But one fact not reported anywhere except WaPo is that the area was known to be used for rocket launching: .@KenRoth per WaPo reporter on scene, area…
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Hamas terrorists emerge from tunnel near Kibbutz 7-17-2014

Hamas attempts major Terror Attack before humanitarian truce, resumes rocket fire after

Posted by  ▪  July 17, 2014

IAF strikes terrorists emerging from tunnel near Kibbutz

Hamas attempts major Terror Attack before humanitarian truce, resumes rocket fire after

Hamas terrorists emerge from tunnel near Kibbutz 7-17-2014
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7/17/2014 at 8:36am
In the early morning hours today, prior the implementation of the humanitarian ceasefire, the IDF spotted a terror cell infiltrating from Gaza. Aircraft targeted the terrorists in a dramatic video. The New York Times reports: The Israeli military said it foiled an attempt by Gaza militants to infiltrate a kibbutz through a tunnel…
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M Peach

M Peach

Posted by  ▪  July 17, 2014

On their minds.

M Peach

M Peach
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7/17/2014 at 7:00am
Professor Jacobson, Here is a photo I took of a billboard that just went up this past week in Montgomery, AL. It seems to be quite the list, however I wouldn’t say it is all inclusive. This part of Alabama and Georgia is known for their peaches, very clever use of their…
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Salon.com real tweets

@Salondotcom lives on in the heart of @Salon

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2014

The Salon.com parody account @Salondotcom has been kicked off Twitter — but the real @Salon account is such a self-parody, it’s hard to tell if anything actually changed

@Salondotcom lives on in the heart of @Salon

Salon.com real tweets
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7/16/2014 at 6:29pm
@Salondotcom was a brilliant parody account mocking Salon.com (@Salon), run by a couple of libertarian guys. The parodies were pitch perfect, making it difficult to tell if it was the real thing, or not. Apparently the parody account upset someone, because it has been kicked off Twitter. I just pulled some recent…
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Newest Obama Admin Mandate: Corporate Tax Patriotism

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2014

Treasury Secretary Lew calls on Congress to mandate corporate patriotism

Newest Obama Admin Mandate: Corporate Tax Patriotism

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7/16/2014 at 4:30pm
First it was Vice President Joe Biden who said paying higher taxes was “patriotic.” Now, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew has resurrected the taxes-as-patriotism meme for the Obama White House. Secretary Lew used the phrase “economic patriotism” this morning on his interview on CNBC to discuss the Administration’s new plans to regulate…
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