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Gangster Disciple calls out Rahm, Jesse Jackson, on Chicago violence

Posted by  ▪  October 15, 2013

Gangster Disciple calls out Rahm, Jesse Jackson, on Chicago violence

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10/15/2013 at 2:00pm
A former high-ranking member of “Gangster Disciples” street gang, “Noonie G,” has called out the Chicago machine for failing to address the root causes of Chicago violence: the illegal drug trade. Speaking to Breitbart’s Rebel Pundit, he referred to people like Jesse Jackson, Jr., and Al Sharpton as “sympathy pimps,” unle…
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Senate and House work on competing plans on shutdown and debt limit – UPDATE

Posted by  ▪  October 15, 2013

Senate and House work on competing plans on shutdown and debt limit – UPDATE

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10/15/2013 at 12:42pm
See UPDATES at the bottom of this post. There have been some new developments today as the negotiations on the shutdown and debt limit continue.  The big one is that the House GOP is now charting a separate fiscal course as the Senate nears a deal. Some of the details of what’s said…
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Twitter now allows direct messages from any follower, regardless of followback

Posted by  ▪  October 15, 2013

Twitter now allows direct messages from any follower, regardless of followback

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10/15/2013 at 10:42am
For those of you who use Twitter, here’s some useful news. From The Verge: Twitter is rolling out an option to ease the use of direct messages. Traditionally, Twitter has allowed users who follow each other to send direct messages back and forth, or for users to send direct messages to accounts that…
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The War of the New York Times Against Benjamin Netanyahu

Posted by  ▪  October 15, 2013

Mideast Media Sampler 10/15/2013 The New York Times ramps up its campaign against Prime Minister Netanyahu.

The War of the New York Times Against Benjamin Netanyahu

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10/15/2013 at 8:00am
Last week in an article On Iran Talks, Congress Could Play ‘Bad Cop’, the New York Times quoted an “expert” named Cliff Kupchan: It is a role that Congress shares with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel, who warned the United Nations that Mr. Rouhani was a “wolf in sheep’s clothing,” and…
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Wright Brothers National Memorial

Brave Hearts

Posted by  ▪  October 15, 2013

Brave Hearts

Wright Brothers National Memorial
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10/15/2013 at 7:00am
Yesterday. I’m on vacation at the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Thought you’d like this: the Park Service has closed the Wright Brothers Memorial. I took photos from my iPhone this morning. The cars parked out in front are not Park Service cars; they are people who hopped the barrier. The place looks deserted….
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Google+ users change profile pics to Google’s Eric Schmidt to protest new ads

Posted by  ▪  October 14, 2013

Google+ users change profile pics to Google’s Eric Schmidt to protest new ads

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10/14/2013 at 8:55pm
(Photo: Google) Many Google users were recently annoyed to find that their user names and profile pictures may soon appear next to ads and listings called shared endorsements across various Google pages.  From ABC News: The day after Facebook announced that it was removing a privacy option that would make all of its…
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Latest updates on talks over shutdown, debt limit deal

Posted by  ▪  October 14, 2013

Latest updates on talks over shutdown, debt limit deal

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10/14/2013 at 5:52pm
There have been a series of meetings today to discuss the situation on the shutdown and debt limit.  Some headlines from this afternoon, if you’re just catching up: Reuters reports Senators close in on deal as threat of default nears: The plan under discussion would raise the $16.7 trillion debt ceiling by enough…
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KY man gets prison time for hacking social networking accounts to change conservative comments

Posted by  ▪  October 14, 2013

KY man gets prison time for hacking social networking accounts to change conservative comments

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10/14/2013 at 3:30pm
A 38-year old Kentucky man has been sentenced to five months in prison and two years probation after hacking into accounts on the SodaHead.com social networking site to change comments that held conservative views*. From Cincinnati.com: His lawyer dubbed him the Robin Hood of pranksters. Federal prosecutors characterized him as a computer hacker…
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The Hatred that the New York Times Dares Not Report

Posted by  ▪  October 14, 2013

Why does the New York Times refuse to report on the ongoing Palestinian incitement against Israel?

The Hatred that the New York Times Dares Not Report

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10/14/2013 at 2:00pm
The New York Times on Sunday featured an article, Behind Flurry of Killing, Potency of Hate, which focuses on how dehumanizing an enemy makes it easier to kill. The article focuses on a convicted, jailed and released IRA terrorist and how he could be conditioned to kill. Then the article continues: Historical parallels are…
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Obamacare website troubles began long before launch

Posted by  ▪  October 14, 2013

Obamacare website troubles began long before launch

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10/14/2013 at 12:30pm
As the Obamacare website continues to struggle with issues since its rollout, more and more information is emerging that tells us the problems extend beyond “glitches.” The NY Times published a lengthy article over the weekend, detailing more of the issues as viewed by various sources.  It further emphasizes much of what…
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Shut down Barricade

Branco Cartoon – Liberation Theology

Posted by  ▪  October 14, 2013

Branco Cartoon – Liberation Theology

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10/14/2013 at 11:00am
Note: You may reprint this cartoon provided you link back to this source.  To see more Legal Insurrection Branco cartoons, click here. Branco’s page is Cartoonist A.F.Branco
 
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New website exposes The Truth About Palestinian Rock Throwing

Posted by  ▪  October 14, 2013

New website exposes The Truth About Palestinian Rock Throwing

Truth About Palestinian Rock Throwing Banner
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10/14/2013 at 9:30am
We have featured Pallywood here many times, the Palestinian industry producing everything from outright video hoaxes to mere gross exaggerations all in the name of demonizing Israel. But there is an even more pernicious western media version of Pallywood, the outright bias and misleading characterization of acts of terror against Israel. These actions…
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Remember Alice Palmer

Posted by  ▪  October 14, 2013

Remember Alice Palmer

Photo: AP
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10/14/2013 at 8:15am
(Photo: AP) In his post about health insurance executives’ fear of talking on the record about the Obamacare computer problems, Prof. Jacobson offered this quote from the NY Times article: These are not glitches,” said an insurance executive who has participated in many conference calls on the federal exchange. Like many people interviewed for…
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Bumper Sticker - Wauwatosa WI - plunder

‘S Plunderful ! ‘S Marvelous !

Posted by  ▪  October 14, 2013

‘S Plunderful ! ‘S Marvelous !

Bumper Sticker - Wauwatosa WI - plunder
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10/14/2013 at 7:00am
From R: Spotted in Wauwatosa, inner ring suburb of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. “Capitalism is Plunderful” says the owner of a Prius. Keep up the good work!
 
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Israeli soldier shocked to see ugly side of U.S. campus life

Posted by  ▪  October 13, 2013

Israeli soldier shocked to see ugly side of U.S. campus life

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10/13/2013 at 7:50pm
We ran this over at College Insurrection last week, but I think it’s worth running again an excerpt from Hen Mazzig, An Israeli Soldier to American Jews: Wake up! As a young Israeli who had just completed five years of service in the IDF, I looked forward to my new job educating…
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The only thing working in Detroit

Posted by  ▪  October 13, 2013

The only thing working in Detroit

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10/13/2013 at 5:30pm
Dewey. He returned to Detroit last winter. and he is updating his Win The Future Theater for the shutdown scale-back with Episode 8: Shelter in Place: Cody and Skylar shelter in place in their Seattle condo on Government Shutdown Day 12. They are out of food and Trojans.
 
IDF Blog Gaza Tunnel

More Building Materials for Gaza = More Terror Tunnels For Hamas

Posted by  ▪  October 13, 2013

More Building Materials for Gaza = More Terror Tunnels For Hamas

IDF Blog Gaza Tunnel
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10/13/2013 at 4:00pm
When you read the first few news dispatches below from the past year and a half, keep this photo in mind. Aid Groups and U.N. Agencies Urge Israel to Lift Gaza Blockade – The Associated Press – June 14, 2012 Fifty international aid groups and United Nations agencies urged Israel on Thursday to open Gaza’s borders,…
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