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“Humans versus Zombies” Nerf gun game may have caused lockdown of U. Rhode Island

Posted by  ▪  April 4, 2013

“Humans versus Zombies” Nerf gun game may have caused lockdown of U. Rhode Island

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4/4/2013 at 3:39pm
There was a lock down of the University of Rhode Island campus in Kingston today after reports of a possible gunman on campus. Lockdown lifted at URI Kingston campus; police say no evidence of shooter The Providence Journal had live coverage including a Twitter map showing locked-down students tweeting about the experience: Turns out there was…
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Pallywood fakes Palestinian handcuffed to hospital bed

Posted by  ▪  April 4, 2013

Pallywood fakes Palestinian handcuffed to hospital bed

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4/4/2013 at 3:08pm
Pallywood never sleeps. You already now that Pallywood is the longest running series in the history of fiction. Now it’s being used to help incite a Third Intifada over the death of a Palestinian terrorist from cancer while in prison in Israel, via WaPo: Maysara Abu Hamdiya, 63, died in an Israeli hospital in the…
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Remembering Michael Kelly – 10 years later

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Remembering Michael Kelly – 10 years later

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4/4/2013 at 12:57pm
Instapundit linked to Jeffrey Goldberg’s tribute to Michael Kelly, an editor of The Atlantic who was killed in Iraq 10 years ago. Goldberg makes an observation that is apt: I miss Michael a lot, not least because he was one of the few funny people in Washington, but also because I miss what he…
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Ta-Nehisi Coates puts the “mask” on Dr. Ben Carson

Posted by  ▪  April 4, 2013

… and so removes his own.

Ta-Nehisi Coates puts the “mask” on Dr. Ben Carson

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4/4/2013 at 11:17am
Dr. Ben Carson has been called a “Political Mandingo” and Uncle Tom on the pages of Daily Kos and elsewhere, and Republicans’ “black friend” by Touré Neblett, Now Ta-Nehisi Coates, who usually writes at The Atlantic, has a guest Op-Ed at The New York Times which perniciously speaks of Dr. Carson as wearing a…
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When Atheists Attack (each other)

Posted by  ▪  April 4, 2013

When Atheists Attack (each other)

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4/4/2013 at 9:45am
There is a fairly lively Twitter/blogosphere argument going on right now over “the New Atheist” movement. I had not heard that term before, but apparently there are liberal Atheists who don’t like other liberal Atheists who argue that the Islam and/or Islamists are the greatest threat to Western liberties. The argument is raging…
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Mideast Media Sampler – 04/04/2013 – Pathological Palestinian Prisoner Protests

Posted by  ▪  April 4, 2013

Mideast Media Sampler – 04/04/2013 – Pathological Palestinian Prisoner Protests

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4/4/2013 at 8:16am
1) Palestinian prisoners protest The New York Times reported Palestinians Jailed in Israel Protest After Inmate Dies: The office of Mahmoud Abbas, the president of the Palestinian Authority, said in a statement that it held the Israeli government “fully responsible” for Mr. Hamdiya’s death, which it said stemmed from a policy of “deliberate…
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“Coming Out As A Conservative On Campus”

Posted by  ▪  April 3, 2013

“Coming Out As A Conservative On Campus”

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4/3/2013 at 7:00pm
Last Monday I appeared as a guest of The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization to give a talk at my alma mater, Hamilton College. AHI is not affiliated with Hamilton. To the contrary, as discussed here before, Hamilton would not allow AHI on campus after the left-wing faculty who…
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Caroline Glick on Judea and Samaria

Posted by  ▪  April 3, 2013

Caroline Glick on Judea and Samaria

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4/3/2013 at 5:00pm
You may recall Professor Eugene Kontorovich’s presentation, The Legal Case for Israel, in which he pointed out that the West Bank legally belonged to Israel and was illegally occupied by Jordan prior to 1967. That puts a very different perspective on all the hyped-up claims that Israel’s control of the West Bank…
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As Associated Press exiles the phrase “illegal immigrant”, bloggers ban the term “journalist”

Posted by  ▪  April 3, 2013

As Associated Press exiles the phrase “illegal immigrant”, bloggers ban the term “journalist”

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4/3/2013 at 3:30pm
When journalism hits rock bottom, it grabs a jack hammer and keeps going. As Professor Jacobson reported:  The Associated Press has banned the phase “illegal immigrant” from its style guide. Yet, illegal immigration remains a serious problem for this country, despite the fact that Obama administration officials want to put a positive spin…
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Paul Ryan Disappearing?

Posted by  ▪  April 3, 2013

Politico Focuses on Celebrity over Substance

Paul Ryan Disappearing?

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4/3/2013 at 2:00pm
Last week Politico assigned one of its senior political reporters, Jonathan Martin, to pen Paul Ryan’s disappearing act. After acknowledging that Ryan might actually be interested in doing his job, Martin brings one source after another to show that Ryan is damaging his electoral chances in 2016. What isn’t likely to…
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Mass anti-Israel cyber-hack planned for Holocaust Remembrance Day

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Mass anti-Israel cyber-hack planned for Holocaust Remembrance Day

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4/3/2013 at 12:30pm
In case you wondered how they really feel. Via Times of Israel (h/t @CiFWatch): Hackers around the world are plotting to strike Israel’s online presence in a coordinated cyber-attack later this week. The effort, known as “OpIsrael,” which is being organized by hacktivist group Anonymous, aims to target the 100 largest websites in…
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A chilly look into the economic future of Cyprus

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A chilly look into the economic future of Cyprus

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4/3/2013 at 11:00am
Cyprus has been given more flaming hoops to jump through for its economic bailout. BBC News Business is reporting that Cypriots will be asked to make further financial sacrifices: The International Monetary Fund (IMF), which is contributing 1bn euros, says they are “challenging” and will require “great efforts” from its population. They will me…
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White liberals don’t like being called racist

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White liberals don’t like being called racist

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4/3/2013 at 9:29am
Dr. Benjamin Carson is responding to the demonization of him by the liberal media by pointing out the obvious, that liberal media types, many if not most of whom are white, hold a special hatred for black conservatives. Nice Deb has links and the video: White liberals are not happy, via Twitchy: At Daily…
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Mideast Media Sampler – 04/03/2013 – Bleeding heart extremists

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Mideast Media Sampler – 04/03/2013 – Bleeding heart extremists

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4/3/2013 at 8:34am
1) Meanwhile in Egypt The New York Times is reporting Egyptians Struggle as Wary Tourists Stay Away: Tourism plummeted in 2011 with the fall of President Hosni Mubarak and the unrest that followed. Some tourists have started to return, but officials say they are mostly beachgoers rather than the more lucrative cultural tourists…
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Me on African-American Conservatives radio

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Me on African-American Conservatives radio

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4/3/2013 at 7:00am
I appeared last night on African-American Conservatives Blog Talk Radio. Before me was Allen West. If you want to jump ahead, my segment starts at the 30 minute mark (it’s easier to scroll forward if you go to the AACONS page which has a larger embedded audio which is easier to scroll). We talked…
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Two elections tonight

Posted by  ▪  April 2, 2013

Two elections tonight

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4/2/2013 at 9:44pm
South Carolina NOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Wisconsin Supreme Court, Balance of Power, Future of Key Issues at Stake in Wisconsin Court Race. Forget #SC01 #SC1 This is the race that matters tonight hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/…— Julian Stolz (@TheStolzReport) April 3, 2013 Update: YESSSSSSS!!!!!!! Do you remember Justice Roggensack? Harken back to my post from August 2011, when Wisconsin was under…
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Fmr DNC Spokeswoman Karen “Those Crazy Crackers On The Right” Finney gets own MSNBC show

Posted by  ▪  April 2, 2013

Fmr DNC Spokeswoman Karen “Those Crazy Crackers On The Right” Finney gets own MSNBC show

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4/2/2013 at 7:00pm
YOU. CAN. NOT. MAKE. THIS. STUFF. UP. M.S.N.B.C. HAS. OUT. DONE. IT. SELF. IT. HAS. NAMED. FORMER. DNC. SPOKES. WOMAN. KAREN. FINNEY. WHO. IS. MOST. FAMOUS. FOR. USING. THE. TERM. THOSE CRAZY CRACKERS ON THE RIGHT. ON. THE. AIR. AS. THE. NEW. HOST. OF. AN. HOUR. LONG. SATURDAY. SHOW. M.S.N.B.C. TO. START. CHARGING. OBAMA. RENT. AND. CONSULTING….
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