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It’s Rand Paul Eve

Posted by  ▪  April 6, 2015

Say hello to Rand Paul’s numbers game

It’s Rand Paul Eve

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4/6/2015 at 8:30am
Love him or hate him, you’re about to see a lot more of Rand Paul. Tomorrow, the Kentucky senator is set to make The Announcement, and he has released a hype video in anticipation of the event. The ad is sponsored by his joint fundraising committee, the website of which already…
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Rolling Stone Gang Rape Article was “Journalistic Failure”

Posted by  ▪  April 6, 2015

So much for that scorching take…

Rolling Stone Gang Rape Article was “Journalistic Failure”

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4/6/2015 at 7:00am
Last July, Rolling Stone reporter Sabrina Erdely went looking for a hot take on campus sexual assault. She reached out to a staff member at the University of Virginia for help, and after a series of conversations, found “Jackie.” At first blush, “Jackie’s” sexual assault story was horrifying on every level, from…
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He descended into Hell

Posted by  ▪  April 5, 2015

One of Kenyan gunmen was son of a government official.

He descended into Hell

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4/5/2015 at 9:00pm
On this Easter Sunday, I wanted to share some thoughts I had during these past days about the most recent butchery of my fellow Christians in Kenya. Following the news as closely as I do, I thought I had become accustomed to graphic images of terror that ISIS has spawned. Then,…
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AACONS Interviews Charles C. W. Cooke and Richard Engle

Posted by  ▪  April 5, 2015

AACONS sits down with Charles C. W. Cooke and Richard Engle to discuss the news of the day.

AACONS Interviews Charles C. W. Cooke and Richard Engle

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4/5/2015 at 6:00pm
Charles C.W. Cooke is a writer at National Review whose work has appeared in The New York Times, The Blaze, CNBC, Fox News, MSNBC, and the BBC. His latest book is entitled, The Conservatarian Manifesto: Libertarians, Conservatives, And The Fight for the Right’s Future. Richard Engle is the former president of…
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Sunday Afternoon Links

Posted by  ▪  April 5, 2015

Reid scandals, more laws than sense, your tax dollars at work, “tiny house” trend

Sunday Afternoon Links

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4/5/2015 at 4:30pm
Some links from around the web for your viewing pleasure: From Judicial Watch: Corruption Scandals Led to Harry Reid’s Abrupt “Retirement” Glenn Harlan Reynolds warns: You are probably breaking the law right now Chuck Ross at DC Caller reports: Imam Who Said Ayaan Hirsi Ali Deserved Death Penalty Was Hired By DOJ To Teach…
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Media: Run, Elizabeth Warren, Run!

Posted by  ▪  April 5, 2015

A simple explanation: They love her.

Media: Run, Elizabeth Warren, Run!

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4/5/2015 at 2:30pm
You may have noticed that almost every time Elizabeth Warren is interviewed, she is asked if she plans to run for president in 2016. FOX News media analyst Howard Kurtz thinks it’s because the press is longing for a competitive race on the Democratic side in 2016 and perhaps because journalists feel…
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Iran Framework Deal: Greatest Political Hoax Ever?

Posted by  ▪  April 5, 2015

The Iranians have banked U.S. concessions, while disputing purported U.S. achievements.

Iran Framework Deal: Greatest Political Hoax Ever?

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4/5/2015 at 12:32pm
I have fallen into the trap almost everyone has, in referring to an Iran “nuke deal” and “Framework deal.” Based on what the White House has revealed, the “deal” is a very bad deal, as we have explored here repeatedly: It purports to give Iran its dual goals of maintaining and improving…
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Judge Orders IRS to release Tea Party target list

Posted by  ▪  April 5, 2015

If Bush had done this to liberals, people would be in jail by now.

Judge Orders IRS to release Tea Party target list

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4/5/2015 at 10:30am
The Department of Justice may have let Lois Lerner off the hook, but a judge has ordered the IRS to release the names of the Tea Party groups that were singled out for scrutiny. Stephen Dinan of the Washington Times: Judge orders IRS to release list of tea party groups targeted for scrutiny A…
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Andrew Goes to Nashville: NRA Annual Meeting 2015

Posted by  ▪  April 5, 2015

In the Spring a young man’s fancy lightly turns to thoughts of guns

Andrew Goes to Nashville: NRA Annual Meeting 2015

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4/5/2015 at 9:00am
It was Tennyson who wrote that “In the Spring a young man’s fancy lightly turns to thoughts of love.” For many of us men who left “young” in the rearview mirror some years back, however, in the spring our fancy turns to something else entirely: the National Rifle Association’s Annual Meeting, this…
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The Last Bumper

Posted by  ▪  April 5, 2015

Happy Easter

The Last Bumper

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4/5/2015 at 7:30am
From Barbara yesterday: How cool is this the day before Easter? In a line at Wells Fargo ATM in Palmetto, FL
 

Pope Francis Condemns “Complicit Silence” on Slaughter of Christians

Posted by  ▪  April 4, 2015

Meanwhile, ISIS is stricken with a “plague”

Pope Francis Condemns “Complicit Silence” on Slaughter of Christians

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4/4/2015 at 8:00pm
This Holy Week, we reported that Islamic fanatics made a dawn raid of a Christian university in Kenya. Currently, the death toll is 147 and looks like it will increase. The event, as well as the massacre of the Coptic Christians in Libya, were the focus of an address Pope Francis gave…
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Tammy Bruce: Liberals Becoming the Bullies They Claim to Hate

Posted by  ▪  April 4, 2015

Tammy Bruce defends Memories Pizza of Indiana.

Tammy Bruce: Liberals Becoming the Bullies They Claim to Hate

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4/4/2015 at 6:00pm
Talk radio host Tammy Bruce has come to the defense of Memories Pizza, the Indiana restaurant which was forced to close due to threats. In a recent appearance on FOX and Friends with Tucker Carlson, Bruce said that although she is gay, she doesn’t approve of the tactics being used by gay…
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Vienna: “Free, Free Palestine” chant becomes “Kill, Kill the Jews”

Posted by  ▪  April 4, 2015

On the streets of Europe, there is no difference between anti-Zionism and anti-Semitism.

Vienna: “Free, Free Palestine” chant becomes “Kill, Kill the Jews”

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4/4/2015 at 4:00pm
This is becoming all too common. An anti-Israel protest, often under the banner of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement, turns outright anti-Semitic. The gross demonization and dehumanization of Israel and Israeli Jews by the BDS movement is the mother’s milk of modern anti-Semitism. We saw it throughout Europe in the summer of 2014,…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kVIxURU9kbA

Obama: Iran wouldn’t budge on keeping nuke program (so we capitulated)

Posted by  ▪  April 4, 2015

A historic capitulation that will explode long after Obama out of office.

Obama: Iran wouldn’t budge on keeping nuke program (so we capitulated)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kVIxURU9kbA
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4/4/2015 at 2:30pm
The Iran nuke Framework deal is bad for anyone other than Iran. Iran achieved its two key negotiating objectives: Keep its nuclear infrastructure in place and get sanctions relief. As The Washington Post editorial board points out, these parameters are contrary to the bottom line Obama spelled out at the start…
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Politifact Investigates Scott Walker Sweater Purchase

Posted by  ▪  April 4, 2015

“We rate the claim True.”

Politifact Investigates Scott Walker Sweater Purchase

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4/4/2015 at 1:00pm
During a recent visit to New Hampshire, Wisconsin governor Scott Walker said that he bought a sweater at Kohl’s department store for one dollar. Politifact felt it was necessary to make sure the story was true: Gov. Scott Walker says he bought a sweater for $1 at Kohl’s When Gov. Scott Walker took his…
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Is press finally getting fed up with White House?

Posted by  ▪  April 4, 2015

Tardy to the outrage party

Is press finally getting fed up with White House?

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4/4/2015 at 11:00am
We in the conservative media have spent a great deal of time over the past 6 years criticizing the Obama comms shop for freezing the media out of its most controversial decisions. Conservatives are used to a biased press pool, and for the most part, this group hasn’t disappointed in that…
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Intellectual Implosion Week at College Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  April 4, 2015

Your weekly report from the world of higher education.

Intellectual Implosion Week at College Insurrection

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4/4/2015 at 9:00am
The fallout from Rolling Stone’s false story of rape at the University of Virginia continues. Early Reports Say Review of Rolling Stone’s UVA Rape Story is Brutal The UVA Rape Story Should be Labeled a Hoax, But Won’t Rape-Hoax Denial at UVA This should surprise no one. Op-ed: Universities Risk Becoming Anti-Intellectual Is the Left Beginning to…
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