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Obama Floats Dem Operative as Everywoman Success Story

Posted by  ▪  January 21, 2015

They…tweaked…the facts

Obama Floats Dem Operative as Everywoman Success Story

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1/21/2015 at 2:40pm
Remember Rebekah Erler, President Obama’s premiere “everywoman” success story from last night’s State of the Union address? The one whose family inspired the leader of the free world to stand up for the common man by…raising their taxes, or something? As it turns out, Rebekah isn’t just an inspiration. She’s an…
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#SOTU Schadenfreude: Obama’s Lackluster Legacy

Posted by  ▪  January 21, 2015

112 broken promises (and counting)

#SOTU Schadenfreude: Obama’s Lackluster Legacy

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1/21/2015 at 1:00pm
In last night’s State of the Union address, President Obama made a lot of promises. From free community college, to middle class tax breaks, to massive tax hikes on the wealthy and investors, the President served up a bill of goods that, given a Republican-controlled Congress, will take a miracle to…
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John Boehner trolls Obama with speech invite to Netanyahu

Posted by  ▪  January 21, 2015

Big time trolling. And an election gift to Netanyahu.

John Boehner trolls Obama with speech invite to Netanyahu

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1/21/2015 at 11:34am
Is there anyone who gets Obama more upset than Bibi Netanyahu? It’s not for nothing that unnamed senior administration officials called Netanyahu “chickenshit” and mocked Israel’s failure to attack Iran. There is no love lost in that relationship. Remember when Bibi lectured Obama in front of reporters in 2011, setting off a furious reaction? And…
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How Justice Ginsburg stole the #SOTU show

Posted by  ▪  January 21, 2015

The Notorious RBG strikes again

How Justice Ginsburg stole the #SOTU show

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1/21/2015 at 10:00am
First, she came prepared with her hometown paper. You know, just in case she got bored: Love this pic of Justice Ginsburg bringing her hometown paper to the #sotu. In case she got bored. pic.twitter.com/pqlzKVjIOa— Jeremy W. Peters (@jwpetersNYT) January 21, 2015 Then, she got to enjoy the company of her coworkers. From left…
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President ignores Yemen, Feinstein Calls for Embassy Evacuation

Posted by  ▪  January 21, 2015

In September, Obama touted Yemen as a success story!

President ignores Yemen, Feinstein Calls for Embassy Evacuation

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1/21/2015 at 8:30am
Sometimes, more can be learned from what a world leader fails to say. One of the topics President Obama failed to cover in his State of the Union address is the situation in Yemen, a country that has descended so far into chaos that two U.S. Navy warships now stand ready to…
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Paul Ryan, Rand Paul React to #SOTU

Posted by  ▪  January 21, 2015

No one is impressed.

Paul Ryan, Rand Paul React to #SOTU

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1/21/2015 at 7:00am
Congressman Paul Ryan appeared on FOX News after the state of the union and spoke to Bret Baier. His reaction? “A liberal speech by a liberal president.” Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com Senator Rand Paul was on the Megyn Kelly show a little later. His reaction? “I heard about a lot of…
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State of the Union Address 2015 (#SOTU)

Posted by  ▪  January 20, 2015

The State of the Union will be livetweeted!

State of the Union Address 2015 (#SOTU)

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1/20/2015 at 8:45pm
You can watch the address here: (Text as prepared) After the State of the Union address comes to a close, tune in HERE for a live stream of the Republican Response, delivered by Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA): snort RT @katherinemiller: What kind of poll is this? pic.twitter.com/e9yUsLOaBB— Amy Miller (@amyvrwc) January 21, 2015 .@SenWarren #SOTU…
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Survey says… “Incompetent”

Posted by  ▪  January 20, 2015

“Incompetent.” “Socialist.” “Liar.”

Survey says… “Incompetent”

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1/20/2015 at 7:39pm
A new poll from Pew reveals that the words most often used to describe President Obama are “Incompetent” and “Good Guy.” Behold: Barack Obama, undisputed leader of the free world, commander in chief of the most lethal fighting force on the planet…lovable doofus? No wonder our international reputation is circling the drain….
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U.S. Embassy in Yemen set to evacuate

Posted by  ▪  January 20, 2015

U.S. Navy on alert

U.S. Embassy in Yemen set to evacuate

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1/20/2015 at 6:18pm
Yemen is in chaos. For the past two days, Shiite Houthi rebels have laid siege to the presidential palace. Now, reports claim that the rebels have seized the palace; and the status of President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi remains unknown. Although the Houthi rebels are not targeting Americans—at least for the time…
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Mike Huckabee and Jon Stewart duke it out

Posted by  ▪  January 20, 2015

Is the Beltway Bubble real?

Mike Huckabee and Jon Stewart duke it out

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1/20/2015 at 4:30pm
Mike Huckabee joined Jon Stewart on The Daily Show to chat about his new book, God, Guns, Grits, and Gravy. Huckabee recently quit Fox News, suggesting he will toss his hat into the Presidential arena. The exchange between the two was… interesting. Huckabee contends there’s a difference between the bubbles that encompass,…
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Boston Shooting Leaves 1 Dead

Posted by  ▪  January 20, 2015

The hospital urged them to “get out, get out”

Boston Shooting Leaves 1 Dead

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1/20/2015 at 3:06pm
This morning, a lone shooter walked into Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston and shot a doctor before turning the gun on himself. Fox News reports: “[The shooter] came into the hospital asking for this particular doctor,” Boston Police Commissioner William Evans said. “We don’t know why. That’s something we’re looking into.” The…
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The State of the Union in Buzzwords

Posted by  ▪  January 20, 2015

Say “freedom”…or not?

The State of the Union in Buzzwords

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1/20/2015 at 1:30pm
When President Obama walks into the House chamber tonight to deliver the State of the Union address, most in attendance will already know exactly which policy items he has chosen as his priorities for the next year. According to a report by the Washington Times, Obama has the worst State of…
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Anti-Israel activists block San Mateo Bridge (Update: Caused Car Crashes)

Posted by  ▪  January 20, 2015

Another hijacking of #BlackLivesMatter

Anti-Israel activists block San Mateo Bridge (Update: Caused Car Crashes)

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1/20/2015 at 12:01pm
Don’t say I didn’t warn you about how anti-Israel activists have set on a deliberate course to hijack the Ferguson and #BlackLivesMatters protests to their own anti-Israel agenda: Intifada Missouri – Anti-Israel activists may push Ferguson over the edge Anti-Israel activist still stoking fires in #Ferguson “Pigs in a blanket” chanted in #Ferguson long…
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Let’s play: Progressive or Parody? (Scott Walker “Master’s Degree”)

Posted by  ▪  January 20, 2015

Politicians are now furiously scrubbing “school of hard knocks” from their bios.

Let’s play: Progressive or Parody? (Scott Walker “Master’s Degree”)

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1/20/2015 at 10:30am
I guess “Progressives or Parody?” is now a series. First there was “White Guys: We Suck and We’re Sorry” — Parody or Not?: Then came Let’s play: Progressive or Parody?, regarding the #EndFathersDay prank Twitter hashtag started at 4Chan which liberal feminists thought was real: Now from Daily Kos we have Wisconsin Gov. Scott…
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Cuban “Normalization” Starts Now

Posted by  ▪  January 20, 2015

Questions surface as diplomats head to Havana

Cuban “Normalization” Starts Now

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1/20/2015 at 9:05am
On January 21, U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Roberta Jacobson will be the first diplomat since the Carter administration to set foot on Cuban soil with the goal of restoring diplomatic relations that haven’t existed since the height of the Cold War. From Bloomberg: Jacobson’s arrival will kickstart negotiations that could eventually expand…
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“This is a man who wants to punish the rich regardless of its effect on the economy.”

Posted by  ▪  January 20, 2015

Krauthammer on Obama and Raising the Capital Gains Tax

“This is a man who wants to punish the rich regardless of its effect on the economy.”

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1/20/2015 at 7:30am
Last night on Special Report with Bret Baier, Bret asked Charles Krauthammer for his thoughts on Obama’s proposal to raise the capital gains tax. Krauthammer pointed out that like all things Obama says and does, this is about left wing political ideology. Via National Review: Krauthammer’s Take: Obama ‘Wants to Punish the Rich Regardless…
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MSNBC Guest Accuses Jindal of ‘Trying to Scrub Some of the Brown Off His Skin’

Posted by  ▪  January 19, 2015

MSNBC, you’re *exhausting*

MSNBC Guest Accuses Jindal of ‘Trying to Scrub Some of the Brown Off His Skin’

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1/19/2015 at 8:39pm
Lean forward for a second. I’m not going to come right out and say that MSNBC intentionally hires insufferable race-baiters to appear on its news spots, but one of their recent guests defied all sense of decency to such a degree with his comments on Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal’s (R-aaaaacist Republican,…
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