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Ed Schultz accidentally made a good point about the Confederate Flag

Posted by  ▪  June 29, 2015

…buried in a sea of “wrong,” of course

Ed Schultz accidentally made a good point about the Confederate Flag

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6/29/2015 at 11:30am
Defenders of the Confederate Flag, prepare to feel really, really uncomfortable—you have an unlikely ally(ish). MSNBC’s Ed Schultz is a dependable progressive shill. When Republicans retook the Senate last year, he was apoplectic; when he encounters right wing opposition, he blatantly shuts it down. All in all, he’s a belligerent with a…
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Gaza Flotilla III flops

Posted by  ▪  June 29, 2015

Three boats cut and run, 4th boat diverted to Israeli port by IDF

Gaza Flotilla III flops

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6/29/2015 at 10:00am
At least no one got hurt this time. But Gaza Flotilla III was a complete flop. Meant to break Israel’s perfectly legal naval blockade of Gaza (more on legality here), designed to stop Iranian shipments of weapons, the flotilla avoided the disaster of Gaza Flotilla I, in which 9 people were killed when…
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Christie to Announce Presidential Run Tuesday

Posted by  ▪  June 29, 2015

Embracing underdog role as strategy?

Christie to Announce Presidential Run Tuesday

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6/29/2015 at 8:30am
The field of Republicans running for president is about to get a bit more crowded as New Jersey governor Chris Christie is expected to announce his bid to run on Tuesday. Bloomberg reports: Chris Christie Said to Plan Tuesday Announcement of Presidential Run New Jersey Governor Chris Christie will join the crowded Republican 2016…
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Branco Cartoon – We Have Met The Enemy

Posted by  ▪  June 29, 2015

And he is us.

Branco Cartoon – We Have Met The Enemy

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6/29/2015 at 7:00am
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Legal Insurrection Semi-Annual Fundraiser

Posted by  ▪  June 28, 2015

We can’t do it without you.

Legal Insurrection Semi-Annual Fundraiser

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6/28/2015 at 9:31pm
(This post will be “sticky” for a while.) Donations are NOT TAX DEDUCTIBLE. One-time Donation: Subscriptions: You can subscribe monthly (and cancel at any time) — use drop-down menu below to pick an amount. Subscription Options Option 1 : $5.00 USD – monthly Option 2 : $10.00 USD – monthly Option 3 : $25.00 USD – monthly Option 4…
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Sabeel – The anti-Israel Christian activists you never heard of

Posted by  ▪  June 28, 2015

Working in North America to undermine Christian support for Israel

Sabeel – The anti-Israel Christian activists you never heard of

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6/28/2015 at 8:00pm
Sabeel Ecumenical Liberation Theology Center, a Palestinian Christian organization headquartered in Jerusalem, is a group you probably never heard of. But Sabeel plays a critical role in seeking to reverse Christian support for Israel around the world. In the U.S., Friends of Sabeel – North America (FOSNA) is behind or involved in…
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Post-SCOTUS Gay Marriage: Religious institution tax exemptions at risk

Posted by  ▪  June 28, 2015

Definitely in progressive crosshairs, as the government warned during oral argument.

Post-SCOTUS Gay Marriage: Religious institution tax exemptions at risk

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6/28/2015 at 6:30pm
Forty-eight hours after the Supreme Court’s monumental gay marriage decision, and progressives are already calling for an end to tax exemptions for churches. Anticipating the Supreme Court’s eventual ruling on Obergefell v. Hodges, Senator Mike Lee and Rep. Raul Labrador introduced the First Amendment Defense Act. The bill would protect religious institutions…
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Prison escapee David Sweat captured

Posted by  ▪  June 28, 2015

Shot multiple times, but alive

Prison escapee David Sweat captured

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6/28/2015 at 5:26pm
CNN reports: Escaped murderer David Sweat has been shot and is in custody, multiple law enforcement sources briefed on the investigation told CNN on Sunday. He was shot twice in a field by a New York state trooper, a law enforcement source said. Sweat was taken into custody in upstate New York, close…
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Social Justice Warrior Gets Taste of Her Own Medicine

Posted by  ▪  June 28, 2015

Live by the Tweet, Die by the Tweet!

Social Justice Warrior Gets Taste of Her Own Medicine

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6/28/2015 at 4:00pm
Mark Twain once wrote that “A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.” In the age of the internet, that saying should be updated to “three times around the world”, as is evidenced by the story behind the resignation of a British scientist. I…
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GOP Stops CDC 2nd Amendment “Research and Destroy” Mission

Posted by  ▪  June 28, 2015

“A gunshot isn’t a disease”

GOP Stops CDC 2nd Amendment “Research and Destroy” Mission

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6/28/2015 at 2:00pm
I don’t know about you, but I need some good news this week.  And there is a happy crumb to report: the House Appropriations Committee has rejected an amendment that would allow the CDC to “study the underlying causes of gun violence” (not that guns are violent in and of themselves,…
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Our Judicial Oligarchy

Posted by  ▪  June 28, 2015

The Supreme Court stole from all of us the right to govern ourselves.

Our Judicial Oligarchy

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6/28/2015 at 12:00pm
In response to the U.S. Supreme Court’s same-sex marriage decision, much of social media instantly descended into a mob of gleefulness, unrestrained by reason or critical thinking. People were so ecstatic at the arrival of nationwide same-sex marriage that they could not realize what they were losing in the process. Last Friday, the…
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Kathleen Sebelius wants you to know that she knows you love Obamacare

Posted by  ▪  June 28, 2015

Welcome to Opposite Land, land of opposites

Kathleen Sebelius wants you to know that she knows you love Obamacare

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6/28/2015 at 10:30am
Last week’s breathtakingly disappointing Supreme Court decision in the King v. Burwell Obamacare subsidy case still has activists reeling. Where do we go from here? Burwell was a narrow case, but its ruling is one more brick we’ll have to deal with when tearing down the health care house that Barack…
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Ted Cruz Proposes Judicial-retention Elections for Supreme Court Justices

Posted by  ▪  June 28, 2015

Wants Constitutional Amendment via Congress . . . or the States

Ted Cruz Proposes Judicial-retention Elections for Supreme Court Justices

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6/28/2015 at 9:00am
Ted Cruz is not at all happy with the recent Supreme Court decisions regarding ObamaCare subsidies and gay marriage, and  his solution is bound to be controversial. He’s proposing a constitutional amendment that would make the Supreme Court justices subject to judicial-retention elections. Here’s his tweet about it: I am proposing an amendment to…
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Probably thinks Gay Marriage Justice Kennedy is dreamy

Posted by  ▪  June 28, 2015

and Citizens United case majority opinion author Justice Kennedy is evil

Probably thinks Gay Marriage Justice Kennedy is dreamy

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6/28/2015 at 7:30am
From Joe: Parking lot of cafe Angelique in Tenafly New Jersey I think the driver needs to look in the mirror to find a hippie. The shadow knows I found it riding my bike.
 

#AllLivesMatter

Posted by  ▪  June 27, 2015

A special re-appearance of the Saturday Night Card Game

#AllLivesMatter

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6/27/2015 at 8:41pm
There, I said it. And so did Hillary Clinton, creating a backlash: Hillary Rodham Clinton is facing backlash for saying that “all lives matter” in an African-American church in Missouri on Tuesday, offending some who feel that she is missing the point of the “black lives matter” mantra. Mrs. Clinton’s remarks at Christ the…
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Obama: Join the Army, Measure Ice!

Posted by  ▪  June 27, 2015

Our troops may find bigger glaciers . . . unexpectedly!

Obama: Join the Army, Measure Ice!

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6/27/2015 at 7:00pm
One one hand, it is comforting to know President Obama can target the enemy and use American resources to counter it. On the other hand, it is very disturbing when that enemy is . . . climate change. Obama is acting upon his delusion that the biggest global security threats involve weather patterns…
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Carly Fiorina Gains Ground

Posted by  ▪  June 27, 2015

A 14 point jump since April

Carly Fiorina Gains Ground

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6/27/2015 at 5:30pm
A recent poll by the Wall Street Journal and NBC News found that a handful of Republican presidential candidates have seen an increase in support but one of the the biggest jumps went to Carly Fiorina: GOP 2016 Hopefuls Carly Fiorina, Ben Carson, Mike Huckabee Gain Ground in WSJ/NBC News Poll Mike Huckabee,…
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