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Conundrum: Use Hillary and Liz’s class warfare tactics against them?

Posted by  ▪  June 15, 2014

They are the types of money grubbers they accuse Republicans of being.

Conundrum: Use Hillary and Liz’s class warfare tactics against them?

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6/15/2014 at 8:30am
Hillary Clinton is the presumptive Democratic nominee, if she wants it. Her recent sloppy and shallow interview performances, however, show that she might be vulnerable should a credible challenger arise. The credible challenger could be Elizabeth Warren, the darling of the progressive wing of the liberal party. Class warfare must be one of…
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Let’s play: Progressive or Parody?

Posted by  ▪  June 14, 2014

Saturday Night Card Game: What does it say about modern progressive social justice thought that it is hard to tell progressive from parody — even for them!

Let’s play: Progressive or Parody?

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6/14/2014 at 8:50pm
It can be very hard to distinguish progressive political and social positions from parody. Remember the video “White Guys: We Suck and We’re Sorry”? Was it parody?  Not sure we ever got a definitive answer on that. What about Salon.com’s white writers’ obsession with Whiteness? Real. White privilege conferences? Real. There is a strange lack…
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Obama failures and false promises creating Mittmentum for 2016?

Posted by  ▪  June 14, 2014

Has Mitt being right about just about everything, and Obama being a failure, finally made the case that Mitt didn’t make in 2012?

Obama failures and false promises creating Mittmentum for 2016?

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6/14/2014 at 6:30pm
The latest frontrunner talk among the Republican insiders and DC media types is none other than Mitt Romney. But are Americans ready for a third run for President by the 2012 GOP loser to Barack Obama? With the economy in virtual stagnation for six years, Russia annexing Ukranian territory and Islamic terrorists…
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Ukrainian military plane shot down by separatists

Posted by  ▪  June 14, 2014

49 service members killed

Ukrainian military plane shot down by separatists

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6/14/2014 at 5:15pm
A Ukrainian military transport plane was shot down by separatists in eastern Ukraine Saturday, killing 49 service members in what has been reported as the highest death toll suffered by government forces in a single incident since the unrest began there months ago. From Reuters: Pro-Russian separatists shot down an army transport plane…
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Hillary Boko Haram

Should Democrats be Worried About Running Hillary?

Posted by  ▪  June 14, 2014

Mrs. Clinton had a very bad week.

Should Democrats be Worried About Running Hillary?

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6/14/2014 at 3:37pm
It’s just a given that Hillary Clinton will get the Democratic nomination if she runs in 2016 but last week must be giving some Democrats second thoughts. This editorial from Investor’s Business Daily outlines the problem: Dems Face Hard Choices After Hillary’s Awful Book Tour Week If Hillary Clinton’s much ballyhooed — and ultimately…
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Full circle – Johnny “Mike” Spann’s daughter, the Bergdahl swap, and an Afghan warlord

Posted by  ▪  June 14, 2014

Johnny “Mike” Spann’s daughter reacts to Taliban-Bergdahl swap

Full circle – Johnny “Mike” Spann’s daughter, the Bergdahl swap, and an Afghan warlord

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6/14/2014 at 1:36pm
The other day we noted how the father of Johnny “Mike” Spann reacted with dismay to the Taliban-Bowe Bergdahl swap. Mike Spann, a CIA officer and former Marine, was the first American killed in the Afghanistan war, during an uprising of prisoners in Northern Afghanistan. We have covered the story many times…
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Biden 2010 Iraq

Joe Biden in 2010 – Iraq Will Be ‘One Of The Greatest Achievements’ of This Administration

Posted by  ▪  June 14, 2014

Smart power…

Joe Biden in 2010 – Iraq Will Be ‘One Of The Greatest Achievements’ of This Administration

Biden 2010 Iraq
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6/14/2014 at 11:03am
This inconvenient flashback is brought to you by the Washington Free Beacon: Vice President Joe Biden predicted in 2010 that Iraq would be “one of the greatest achievements” of the Obama administration. Appearing on CNN’s Larry King Live, Biden told King “It [Iraq] could be one of the greatest achievements of this administration.”…
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CI Progressive Victims Week

Progressive Victims Week at College Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  June 14, 2014

Another report from the crazy world of higher education.

Progressive Victims Week at College Insurrection

CI Progressive Victims Week
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6/14/2014 at 8:30am
George Will recently wrote that colleges have become victims of progressivism. George Will – Colleges Are Victims of Progressivism Too bad so many people go there willingly… Campus Taco Bar Deemed Offensive Potential Candidate for White House Poet Laureate Offers “1-800-White Man Privilege Hotline” Of course, some people really are forced to deal with extreme situations. Students…
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“we must be as careful getting out of Iraq as we were careless getting in”

Posted by  ▪  June 14, 2014

Famous last words.

“we must be as careful getting out of Iraq as we were careless getting in”

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6/14/2014 at 7:00am
To refresh your memory in light of recent events in Iraq, this is how it went down in there in 2011: The U.S. had tried to extend the presence of our troops past Dec. 31 [2011]. Why did we fail? The popular explanation is that the Iraqis refused to provide legal immunity for…
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Insurgents advance in Iraq as Obama ponders what to do, if anything

Posted by  ▪  June 13, 2014

President won’t commit to helping Iraq for a few days

Insurgents advance in Iraq as Obama ponders what to do, if anything

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6/13/2014 at 7:00pm
Media and civilian reports throughout northern and central Iraq on Friday suggest that the situation on the ground has become increasingly violent and unstable to the point that the Iraqi government is crumbling: Heavily armed Islamist militants flush with $450 million in stolen cash pushed toward Baghdad on Friday, sending thousands flee…
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Lois Lerner House Hearing 3-5-2014

IRS says it has lost over two years of Lerner emails

Posted by  ▪  June 13, 2014

Supposed computer crash to blame

IRS says it has lost over two years of Lerner emails

Lois Lerner House Hearing 3-5-2014
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6/13/2014 at 5:34pm
The IRS is unable to produce some of the emails of former agency official Lois Lerner due to a computer crash, according to a statement from the House Ways and Means Committee. Today, Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-MI) issued the following statement regarding the Internal Revenue Service informing the…
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Wendy Davis Campaign Mgr abandons ship as poll shows 12-pt Abbott lead

Posted by  ▪  June 13, 2014

Wendy Davis Campaign Mgr abandons ship as poll shows 12-pt Abbott lead

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6/13/2014 at 2:42pm
The Wendy Davis ship has been sinking ever since her personal narrative was revealed to be, at best, inventive. The water level appears to have reached the deck, because her Campaign Manager has abandoned ship, as the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported Wednesday: State Sen. Wendy Davis’ campaign for governor abruptly switched gears Wednesday…
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Just Breaking News only to Thad Cochran: Eric Cantor lost (#MSSEN)

Posted by  ▪  June 13, 2014

The lights are on, but is anybody home?

Just Breaking News only to Thad Cochran: Eric Cantor lost (#MSSEN)

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6/13/2014 at 12:03pm
The Mississippi Republican Senate primary is just one bizarre event after another. The nursing home photo shoot, the late night courthouse lock-in, and now two really, really bizarre statements by Thad Cochran. First, he joked (or was it a joke?) about doing indecent acts to animals as a kid.  Mark Levin questioned whether…
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The worst line in Hillary’s blackboard-scratchingly bad NPR interview

Posted by  ▪  June 13, 2014

The thin-skinned, evasive, contrived Hillary on full display.

The worst line in Hillary’s blackboard-scratchingly bad NPR interview

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6/13/2014 at 10:23am
This interview by NPR of Hillary Clinton on the issue of gay marriage should be a reminder that while the stars are in alignment for Hillary 2016, her own weaknesses as a candidate still could be her undoing. Put aside what you think of gay marriage — this interview reveals the thin-skinned,…
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Carl DeMaio

#CA52: Flip opportunity against 1st term Dem in evenly split district

Posted by  ▪  June 13, 2014

“New Generation Republican” Carl DeMaio running against vulnerable 1st term Dem Scott Peters

#CA52: Flip opportunity against 1st term Dem in evenly split district

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6/13/2014 at 8:30am
What’s the most important issue facing this country? Some would say the economy, others national security and geopolitics, while others might say the erosion of personal liberties and freedoms. Certainly, they all are. But a 39-year old entrepreneur and former member of the San Diego City Council has another first priority should…
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Church Door Gun Free Zone

Love Zone or Target Zone?

Posted by  ▪  June 13, 2014

Love Zone or Target Zone?

Church Door Gun Free Zone
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6/13/2014 at 7:00am
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Why are Massachusetts Democratic machine Doughboys so afraid of Marisa DeFranco? (#MA06)

Posted by  ▪  June 12, 2014

and Doughgirls, too.

Why are Massachusetts Democratic machine Doughboys so afraid of Marisa DeFranco? (#MA06)

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6/12/2014 at 7:45pm
If you have not heard of Marisa DeFranco before, you probably think from the title that this post is about what Massachusetts liberals like to refer to as a Right Wing Extremist. But no, Legal Insurrection readers have known for years that Marisa DeFranco is a true blue collar, real thing liberal…
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