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California State Senator Cooks-Up Another Recipe for Economic Failure

Posted by  ▪  April 14, 2013

California State Senator Cooks-Up Another Recipe for Economic Failure

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4/14/2013 at 1:00pm
A California state senator has cooked-up a bill that combines: New York City’s nanny-state “Big Gulp” bans.  Small businesses fees to pay for excessive compliance requirements. Distribution of power to unelected bureaucrats to enforce the vaguely worded legislation. Talk about recipe for failure! Steven Frank’s California has the details on this monstrosity: Do you think your local…
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I’ll have a side of fries with that Concealed Carry Permit

Posted by  ▪  April 14, 2013

I’ll have a side of fries with that Concealed Carry Permit

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4/14/2013 at 11:00am
From Pat Austin at And So It Goes In Shreveport, Free Chicken Saturday With Concealed Carry Permit: As the 2013 Louisiana legislature prepared to take up several gun regulation proposals, a local fast food fried chicken place has weighed into the debate by offered a free meal to concealed carry holders. Chicken Express…
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Newly elected #IL02 Congresswoman Robin Kelly can’t remember her first two votes

Posted by  ▪  April 14, 2013

Newly elected #IL02 Congresswoman Robin Kelly can’t remember her first two votes

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4/14/2013 at 9:45am
Robin Kelly, newly elected Democrat Congresswoman in Jesse Jackson, Jr’s Illinois district, has already cast two votes. But, a few hours after these votes, she could not answer when a radio host asked her for what she voted. In an interview Friday on local Chicago radio station WGN, Kelly was asked: Radio host: “And…
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Can the world be trusted with Jews?

Posted by  ▪  April 14, 2013

Can the world be trusted with Jews?

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4/14/2013 at 8:15am
Holocaust Memorial Day was commemorated last week. The day occasioned a number of remarkable stories. Orin Kerr wrote about his late father: The death march brought Aronek and his group to a death camp called Rieben in West Prussia. On the way there, they slept on church floors and were barely fed by their…
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LMAOROTF !!!

Posted by  ▪  April 14, 2013

LMAOROTF !!!

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4/14/2013 at 7:00am
Milton CVS robbed of painkillers, amphetamines: Police are looking for the man who robbed the CVS on Bassett Street Saturday  afternoon. A man carrying what was described as a silver folding knife robbed the store  of about 1,200 Percocet pills and 500 amphetamines at about 4 p.m., according to  police radio broadcasts. The man…
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Grassroots #Gosnell Tweetfest versus Obama manufactured anti-gun Thunderclap

Posted by  ▪  April 13, 2013

Grassroots #Gosnell Tweetfest versus Obama manufactured anti-gun Thunderclap

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4/13/2013 at 8:30pm
A study in contrasts. The grassroots Twitter campaign to call attention to the mainstream media blackout on the Kermit Gosnell trial was a huge success, 166,800 #Gosnell tweets in 12 hours (h/t @rsmcain): The Gosnell “tweetfest” on Friday proved to be a massive success, inspiring critical reflections by liberal journalists, mainstream media coverage, and an…
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Saturday Night Card Game (Calling the Outstanding Leader “crazy” is like using the N-word)

Posted by  ▪  April 13, 2013

Saturday Night Card Game (Calling the Outstanding Leader “crazy” is like using the N-word)

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4/13/2013 at 6:15pm
Before you read on, to whom am I referring as the Outstanding Leader? Now read on. North Korea under its new, young leader Kim Jong Un, also known as the Outstanding Leader, has been threatening to start a nuclear war, and to start with Tokyo. But don’t you dare call him crazy. …
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Chris Murphy (D-CT) demands Fox cancel NASCAR broadcast because NRA a sponsor

Posted by  ▪  April 13, 2013

Chris Murphy (D-CT) demands Fox cancel NASCAR broadcast because NRA a sponsor

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4/13/2013 at 3:32pm
Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT) called on Rupert Murdoch not to to air today’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race because the NRA is a sponsor of the event. Murphy wrote: The horror that unfolded on December 14th at Sandy Hook Elementary School has sparked a national conversation about the adequacy of our gun laws….
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Blue Angels Grounded By Sequestration

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Blue Angels Grounded By Sequestration

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4/13/2013 at 1:15pm
One of the October highlights in San Diego is the MCAS Miramar Air Show. My husband and son have a father/son day at the event, as they are both aviation enthusiasts.  My boy especially adores the Blue Angels, and loves to see them practice in the days leading up to the show. In…
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Looking Back on Our Future

Posted by  ▪  April 13, 2013

Looking Back on Our Future

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4/13/2013 at 11:15am
My son just earned his Space Exploration Merit Badge in Boy Scouts. So, we were very interested to learn about plans to rope-an-asteroid for closer study: The plan would speed up by four years the existing mission to land astronauts on an asteroid by bringing the space rock closer to Earth, Sen. Bill…
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Cause and Effect Week at College Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  April 13, 2013

Cause and Effect Week at College Insurrection

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4/13/2013 at 9:45am
Cause: While you were sleeping, radical 1960s leftists took over the education system Video: Bill O’Reilly and Charles Krauthammer Analyze the Liberal Takeover of Higher Ed Professor attacks Pope for blessing disabled man, claims Christian bias against disabled USC Student Exposes Professor Who Routinely Calls Republicans Stupid and Racist Wisconsin school uses crossword puzzles to indoctrinate…
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Salon.com shouts “Look, Squirrel!” to deflect #Gosnell outrage

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Salon.com shouts “Look, Squirrel!” to deflect #Gosnell outrage

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4/13/2013 at 8:23am
As noted yesterday, the widespread attention to the mainstream media’s news blackout on the Kermit Gosnell trial evoked a pushback at Salon.com with the claim that “feminist” writers had written about the horrors, and therefore according to Irin Carmon, There is no Gosnell coverup. That gave rise to pushback no. 2 by Alex…
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#Victory #IcingOnCake

Posted by  ▪  April 13, 2013

#Victory #IcingOnCake

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4/13/2013 at 7:00am
I have been encouraging readers to get on Twitter. #Victory Just a few thousand more to go. @leginsurrectionYou begged for me to get on twitter so here I am. My first tweet.— Catherine E. Harrop (@Catherine_in_Va) April 13, 2013 And she sent yesterday’s Broadcast Tweet! #IcingOnCake Break #Gosnell news blackout @nytimes @washingtonpost @politico @latimes @msnbc @cbsnews…
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Elizabeth Warren backtracks on story of brother living on just $13,200

Posted by  ▪  April 12, 2013

but insists “I told the truth”

Elizabeth Warren backtracks on story of brother living on just $13,200

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4/12/2013 at 6:30pm
Things are never simple with Elizabeth Warren. Warren made headlines the other day when she claimed her brother lived on his social security of only $13,200 in order to score a political point.  Considering Warren’s fabulous wealth, the obvious question was why she wasn’t helping him. Warren insists that she told the truth about her…
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Lawfare for Terry McAuliffe >> The Streisand Effect

Posted by  ▪  April 12, 2013

Lawfare for Terry McAuliffe >> The Streisand Effect

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4/12/2013 at 4:58pm
Terry McAuliffe, perennial Democratic partisan and Clintonite, wants to be Governor of Virginia. But he has a problem. A big problem, Terry McAuliffe’s Solyndra.  Go read the article at the link.  All you need to know is in this Dukakis-in-a-tank-like photo: While the issue had received attention, it was mostly among those already tuning in. Then Watchdog.org…
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Lame #Gosnell media blackout pushback

Posted by  ▪  April 12, 2013

Lame #Gosnell media blackout pushback

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4/12/2013 at 3:32pm
There is some very lame pushback against the overwhelming evidence that the mainstream media has a virtual news blackout on the Gosnell trial. It started with a post in Slate Salon.com about how “feminist” bloggers have written about Gosnell, and the NY Times reported on the case at the time of the…
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RIP Jonathan Winters

Posted by  ▪  April 12, 2013

RIP Jonathan Winters

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4/12/2013 at 1:45pm
TMZ reports (h/t @baseballcrank): Jonathan Winters, the comedic film and TV actor who was huge in the ’70s and ’80s on shows like “Mork and Mindy,” has died at age 87 … TMZ has learned. Winters died last night of natural causes in Montecito, Calif, around 6:30 p.m., surrounded by friends and family….
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