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Debate crowd loudly laughs at “War Against Women” charge by female Dem challenger (#NY23)

Posted by  ▪  October 23, 2014

A new low point for Martha Robertson’s failing campaign.

Debate crowd loudly laughs at “War Against Women” charge by female Dem challenger (#NY23)

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10/23/2014 at 8:56pm
Democrat Martha Robertson has had so many self-inflicted troubles in her campaign against incumbent Republican Tom Reed in NY-23, it’s hard to catalog them all. Robertson has been written off by the DCCC and every major nonpartison national analyst, a long comedown from the heady days when she was considered a prime…
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Ebola Watch: New York City Edition (UPDATE: Diagnosis Confirmed)

Posted by  ▪  October 23, 2014

Suspected victim now being examined at Bellevue Hospital.

Ebola Watch: New York City Edition (UPDATE: Diagnosis Confirmed)

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10/23/2014 at 8:17pm
(UPDATE: Officials have confirmed a diagnosis of Ebola. See our updated post here. A physician who recently returned from a Doctors Without Borders mission to West Africa is in isolation at New York’s Bellevue Hospital after presenting with a 103 degree fever. Here we go again. NBC News reports: “While at this stage…
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Warrenologists are the new Kremlinologists

Posted by  ▪  October 23, 2014

Hanging on every move, word, and nuance for signs that Elizabeth Warren will run for president.

Warrenologists are the new Kremlinologists

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10/23/2014 at 5:45pm
Elizabeth Warren has said many times that she “is” not running for President. Yet still the progressive movement doubts her, convinced that she is just waiting for the right moment. Because in their heart of hearts, they believe that Warren would crush Hillary. I believe Hillary knows that too. And so does Elizabeth….
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Ebola Victim Clear of Virus as 3 Potential New Cases Land

Posted by  ▪  October 23, 2014

Questions now being asked about basis of 21-day quarantine period.

Ebola Victim Clear of Virus as 3 Potential New Cases Land

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10/23/2014 at 4:00pm
Some good news related to Ebola: The nurse who flew to Ohio while ill with an Ebola infection has been declared free of the virus. Dallas nurse Amber Vinson is free of the Ebola virus and will be transferred from isolation at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, her family said Wednesday. The family…
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Poll: Wendy Davis has cratered

Posted by  ▪  October 23, 2014

The media-made Wendy Davis mountain turns out only to be a molehill.

Poll: Wendy Davis has cratered

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10/23/2014 at 2:30pm
Wendy Davis’ bizarre and distasteful attacks on Greg Abbott are working like a charm. For Abbott. Davis already was in a deep hole according to polls prior to the Wheelchair Attack ad.  Holding a rally with people in wheelchairs to defend the ad just compounded the problem. That hole has become a crater,…
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Democrats to Obama – Stop trying to help us!

Posted by  ▪  October 23, 2014

“The ineptitude of the White House political operation has sunk from annoying to embarrassing.”

Democrats to Obama – Stop trying to help us!

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10/23/2014 at 1:00pm
It’s remarkable to watch Democrats scrambling to get away from Obama just six years after they and the media declared the death of the GOP. The latest example comes from Josh Kraushaar of National Journal: Senate Democratic Officials Start Lashing Out at White House The relationship between the White House and Senate Democr…
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Obama’s trouble with crowds

Posted by  ▪  October 23, 2014

Has the President lost his luster?

Obama’s trouble with crowds

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10/23/2014 at 11:30am
While most Democrats are desperately trying to distance themselves from President Obama, Illinois Democrats are safe from the President’s campaign death kiss. Monday night, President Obama headlined a campaign rally for Illinois Senator Dick Durban and Illinois Governor Pat Quinn. As Rebel Pundit pointed out: ABC 7 reporter Charles Thomas stated the Jones Convocation…
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Hong Kong’s “Umbrella Revolution” Update: Government Floods Students with Bureaucracy

Posted by  ▪  October 23, 2014

Hong Kong’s 1-percenters are staying out of the mix, for now.

Hong Kong’s “Umbrella Revolution” Update: Government Floods Students with Bureaucracy

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10/23/2014 at 10:00am
My husband and step-daughter are touring Asia, so I asked them what the coverage of the Hong Kong protests has been like. Instead of sending out officials and experts to offer false assurances, the Chinese stations simply black out the reports about the demonstrations. However, my husband indicates that many people…
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Parliament Shootings an Act of Terrorism

Posted by  ▪  October 23, 2014

Terrorists “will have no safe haven,” says Canadian PM Stephen Harper.

Parliament Shootings an Act of Terrorism

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10/23/2014 at 8:30am
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper had strong words for the attacker who opened fire at the National War Monument before moving on to the halls of Parliament in Ottawa on Wednesday. Harper’s comments come in the wake of the fatal shooting of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, 24, who was a reservist in…
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Branco Cartoon – Grim Reapings

Posted by  ▪  October 23, 2014

But who’s counting.

Branco Cartoon – Grim Reapings

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10/23/2014 at 7:00am
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Wendy Davis, Troll Target

Posted by  ▪  October 22, 2014

She’s really on a roll.

Wendy Davis, Troll Target

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10/22/2014 at 9:00pm
If Texas politics is the wild west, then the Wendy Davis campaign is currently on a slow jog through the desert at high noon. Twitter exploded this evening when a member of the College Republicans in Virginia caught the “@WendyDavisTexas” Twitter account (Davis’s personal account) claiming that a picture of several…
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Elizabeth Warren: My historically underrepresented group treated differently in Senate

Posted by  ▪  October 22, 2014

Must be Senate Dems doing it, or she’d name names.

Elizabeth Warren: My historically underrepresented group treated differently in Senate

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10/22/2014 at 7:30pm
Oh, thaaaaaatttttt historically underrepresented group. Not the one you were thinking of. Via CNN: Sen. Elizabeth Warren told CNN she has been treated differently as a woman in the clubby upper chamber — echoing the general sentiments of her colleague Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, who wrote about sexism in the Senate in a recent…
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Terror Attack at Jerusalem Light Rail Stop Leaves Baby Dead, 7 Others Injured

Posted by  ▪  October 22, 2014

Attack in Israel’s Capital

Terror Attack at Jerusalem Light Rail Stop Leaves Baby Dead, 7 Others Injured

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10/22/2014 at 6:01pm
Earlier today, a Palestinian drove his car off the road into a group of people who had just gotten off Jerusalem’s light rail at the Ammunition Hill stop, killing a three month old baby and injuring seven others. The Times of Israel reports: “A private car which arrived from the direction of the…
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Busted: James O’Keefe Catches CO Dems Advocating “Awesome” Voter Fraud

Posted by  ▪  October 22, 2014

“So really, truly, like yeah, that is awesome.”

Busted: James O’Keefe Catches CO Dems Advocating “Awesome” Voter Fraud

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10/22/2014 at 4:27pm
For Colorado Democrats, voter fraud isn’t just a way of life—it’s an awesome way of life. James O’Keefe has released more raw footage showing employees of three separate Democratic groups in Colorado—Work For Progress, Greenpeace, and the Rep. Joe Salazar campaign—directly condoning James’ suggestions about how to commit voter fraud using…
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Michael Brown Autopsy A Further Blow To #Ferguson Racial Narrative

Posted by  ▪  October 22, 2014

Gunpowder stippling found inside injury strongly suggests Brown’s hand was on Wilson’s pistol when it fired.

Michael Brown Autopsy A Further Blow To #Ferguson Racial Narrative

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10/22/2014 at 1:45pm
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch has obtained and released the official autopsy report of Mike Brown, the black man shot and killed by Police Officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, MO this past August.  (The autopsy report is embedded below.) The item in the report that perhaps sheds the greatest light on the circumstances of…
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The Death of Klinghoffer

Posted by  ▪  October 22, 2014

Operatic sympathy for the terrorists

The Death of Klinghoffer

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10/22/2014 at 1:00pm
Yesterday was the opening of controversial opera “The Death of Klinghoffer” at New York’s Lincoln Center. The occasion was marked by turmoil: Demonstrators, primarily associated with Jewish groups, plan to rally outside Lincoln Center with 100 wheelchairs, in honor of the slain handicapped Leon Klinghoffer, on whom “The Death of Klinghoffer” …
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Jeanne Shaheen – Proud Member of the 99 Percent

Posted by  ▪  October 22, 2014

New Hampshire Democrat admits she votes with Obama 99% of the time.

Jeanne Shaheen – Proud Member of the 99 Percent

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10/22/2014 at 11:30am
If you missed the debate between Scott Brown and Jeanne Shaheen in New Hampshire last night, consider yourself lucky. Brown did very well despite the tremendous odds stacked against him. The debate was sponsored in part by the University of New Hampshire and moderated by the not-at-all biased Chuck Todd of NBC…
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