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You get ten of these

Posted by  ▪  September 15, 2014

Part 2 of 2

You get ten of these

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9/15/2014 at 7:00am
The second part from Ulises, who previously said that for every bumper sticker in Maryland saying “Not A Liberal”: You’ll find ten like this one.
 
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“Cruz’s action was an act of moral leadership”

Posted by  ▪  September 14, 2014

Speaking truth to Middle Eastern Christians about hatred of Israel.

“Cruz’s action was an act of moral leadership”

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9/14/2014 at 8:31pm
I only followed in passing the incident where Ted Cruz was booed off the stage at a gathering to support Christians in the Middle East after saying that Israel was the best friend Christians have in the Middle East. The Daily Caller reported: Sen. Ted Cruz was booed offstage at a conference for…
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Jay Carney Predicts Doom for Democrats in Midterms

Posted by  ▪  September 14, 2014

“It’s not going to be a good year for Democrats.”

Jay Carney Predicts Doom for Democrats in Midterms

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9/14/2014 at 6:15pm
Former White House spokesman Jay Carney used his new postion as a CNN contributor to lower expectations for Democrats in the approaching midterms. Evan McMurry of Mediaite reported earlier today: Jay Carney: ‘It’s Not Going to Be a Good Year for Democrats’ In his new guise as a political commentator for CNN, former White…
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DOJ, Democrat Elijah Cummings spin together for the IRS

Posted by  ▪  September 14, 2014

The scandal deepens.

DOJ, Democrat Elijah Cummings spin together for the IRS

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9/14/2014 at 4:15pm
Just when you thought that the IRS scandal couldn’t get any worse, the editors of Investor’s Business Daily have a new bombshell to offer. It seems the Department of Justice has been working with Maryland Democrat Elijah Cummings, but not to uncover the truth: DOJ Working With Elijah Cummings To Protect The IRS An…
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Join Monday’s Thunderclap to send get well wishes to Mandy Nagy

Posted by  ▪  September 14, 2014

We’ll tell Mandy about the results on Tuesday, and hopefully it will cheer her up.

Join Monday’s Thunderclap to send get well wishes to Mandy Nagy

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9/14/2014 at 2:38pm
UPDATE: The final count is in, at the bottom of the post. If you’ve been following, Mandy Nagy, our beloved editor was recently hospitalized following a stroke. Mandy is invaluable not only to Legal Insurrection, but to the movement. Our good friends at FTR Radio have organized a Thunderclap set to go off…
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Suspected al Shabaab Terror Cell Discovered in Uganda

Posted by  ▪  September 14, 2014

U.S. citizens told to “shelter in place.”

Suspected al Shabaab Terror Cell Discovered in Uganda

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9/14/2014 at 12:48pm
Ugandan authorities on Saturday foiled an attempted terrorist attack in the Ugandan capital city of Kampala. The U.S. Embassy ordered American citizens to shelter in place as Ugandan police apprehended members of a terror cell, arresting an unspecified number of foreigners and seizing an unknown amount of explosives. Fred En…
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Paying ransom: the families versus the government

Posted by  ▪  September 14, 2014

The differences may be irreconcilable

Paying ransom: the families versus the government

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9/14/2014 at 10:50am
The families of James Foley and Steven Sotloff have complained that the Obama administration threatened to prosecute them if they tried to ransom their loved ones. It is completely understandable why the families would be upset about this: how could any family fail to do anything possible to save their…
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For every one of these

Posted by  ▪  September 14, 2014

Part 1 of 2

For every one of these

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9/14/2014 at 7:30am
From reader and frequent photographer Ulises, a two part submission. Here’s Part 1, with Part 2 to follow tomorrow: For each one of this you see in Maryland…. Update: Part 2.
 

DEVELOPING: ISIS Claims David Haines Beheaded

Posted by  ▪  September 13, 2014

***Developing***

DEVELOPING: ISIS Claims David Haines Beheaded

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9/13/2014 at 8:00pm
CNN is reporting that a third hostage execution video has been released by the Islamic State. On Saturday, a video was posted to a website associated with the terror group claiming to show the beheading of British aid worker David Haines. The militant says in that video, “We take this…
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This photo will mean absolutely nothing to college students

Posted by  ▪  September 13, 2014

Communism and socialism are cool, they are taught.

This photo will mean absolutely nothing to college students

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9/13/2014 at 6:45pm
I saw this photo on Twitter. The image is not dated, but I’m guessing the very early 1960’s, before the Berlin wall was completed. West Germans stare down the East after a young woman made it across the line. pic.twitter.com/NqAPl73SOM — Historical Pics (@HistoricalPics) September 13, 2014 Having crossed from West to East and back…
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ISIS sets fire to Iraq’s largest oil refinery

Posted by  ▪  September 13, 2014

Iraq’s oil wealth is a gold mine for funding terror activity.

ISIS sets fire to Iraq’s largest oil refinery

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9/13/2014 at 5:23pm
Islamic State militants have set fire to Iraq’s largest oil refinery, escalating tensions in the region and raising questions about how much control ISIS could potentially gain over the world’s oil supply. This isn’t the first time this particular refinery has been attacked; it’s a favorite target of ISIS militants. They…
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Aborted: California will not give birth to six new states

Posted by  ▪  September 13, 2014

Petition drive to put Proposition on ballot to break up California falls short

Aborted: California will not give birth to six new states

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9/13/2014 at 3:46pm
We previously covered the petition drive to put on the ballot this November a Proposition to split California into six states, Are six Californias better than one?: The idea of splitting California into pieces is not new. The procedural hurdles are monumental, and perhaps insurmountable, but the idea doesn’t go away. CAlifornia is…
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Pelosi: The End (of Harry Reid’s Control) Is Near!

Posted by  ▪  September 13, 2014

Says Civilization in Jeopardy if Republicans Take the Senate

Pelosi: The End (of Harry Reid’s Control) Is Near!

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9/13/2014 at 2:13pm
Former house speaker Nancy Pelosi recently sat down for an interview with Bill Maher in which they discussed the upcoming mid-term elections. Based on Pelosi’s choice of words, it sounds like the Democratic Party is expecting big losses. Chuck Ross of the Daily Caller has the details: Nancy Pelosi: Civilization ‘In Jeopardy’ If…
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MO Legislature Overrides Veto, Allows Schools to Arm & Train Teachers

Posted by  ▪  September 13, 2014

Democratic Governor suffers bi-partisan rejection of his efforts to limit school defense

MO Legislature Overrides Veto, Allows Schools to Arm & Train Teachers

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9/13/2014 at 12:30pm
The majority Republican Missouri legislature handed yet another victory to pro-children activists yesterday, and a stunning defeat to those who would leave school children vulnerable to murderous psychopaths, when it overwhelmingly overrode the Democrat Governor’s veto of legislation allowing teachers to be armed in schools, as reported by the NRA and…
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Real Clear Defense: Obama Ignored “best military advice” on ISIS

Posted by  ▪  September 13, 2014

Because after all, Obama has such extensive military experience.

Real Clear Defense: Obama Ignored “best military advice” on ISIS

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9/13/2014 at 10:24am
Obama may be America’s commander-in-chief, but he’s not a leader who is interested in military strategy. Bearing all that in mind, this report from Dustin Walker of Real Clear Defense is nothing short of stunning: Obama Rejected “Best Military Advice” As he laid out his strategy to combat the Islamic State in both Iraq…
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False Equivalence Week at College Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  September 13, 2014

Join us for another journey into the crazy world of higher education.

False Equivalence Week at College Insurrection

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9/13/2014 at 8:30am
Have you noticed that some people get away with making unfair comparisons on TV… Columbia Prof Compares U.S. Bombing of ISIS to Russia Invading Ukraine While other people make fair distinctions and get attacked? Cornell Student Columnist Makes Distinction Between Islamophobia and Racism Some people don’t want anyone to talk at all. UC-Berkeley Chancellor Says Free…
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Scottish Independence: What are they thinking?

Posted by  ▪  September 13, 2014

A roundup of international opinion — including North Korea! — ahead of the September 18 Independence Referendum

Scottish Independence: What are they thinking?

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9/13/2014 at 7:00am
On September 18, the Scots will vote on a referendum that could end their 300 year old (approximately) tie to England, well sort of. In the event Scotland goes independent, they’ll still consider the Queen head of state, much like the Australians and other former colonies. But what might an independent…
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