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Concealed Carry: It’s Booming!

Posted by  ▪  July 15, 2015

New John Lott Report

Concealed Carry: It’s Booming!

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7/15/2015 at 1:00pm
Dr. John R. Lott Jr., who runs the Crime Prevention Research Center (CPRC), today released yet another of the Center’s outstanding reports, entitled: “Concealed Carry Permit Holders Across the US”. (The full report is embedded at the bottom of this post.) The report’s biggest takeaway was the continued acceleration of concealed carry…
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Branco Cartoon – Speechless In San Francisco

Posted by  ▪  July 15, 2015

Not worth his time.

Branco Cartoon – Speechless In San Francisco

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7/15/2015 at 11:30am
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Surveillance footage shows moments before El Chapo’s escape

Posted by  ▪  July 15, 2015

…and just like that, he’s gone

Surveillance footage shows moments before El Chapo’s escape

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7/15/2015 at 10:10am
On Saturday, Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman escaped from Mexico’s maximum security Altiplano Prison. As head of the infamous Sinaloa drug cartel, it wasn’t Guzman’s first run in with the law—and it wasn’t even his first prison break from a maximum security facility. In new surveillance footage released by the Mexican government,…
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One Third of Vets on Healthcare Waitlist Already Dead

Posted by  ▪  July 15, 2015

America’s shame…

One Third of Vets on Healthcare Waitlist Already Dead

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7/15/2015 at 8:30am
According to a document leaked to the Huffington Post, over 200,000 veterans waiting for healthcare have already died: Leaked Document: Nearly One-Third Of 847,000 Veterans In Backlog For VA Health Care Already Died WASHINGTON — More than 238,000 of the 847,000 veterans in the pending backlog for health care through the Department of…
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Obama spikes Iran Nuke football

Posted by  ▪  July 15, 2015

Obama runs to Thomas Friedman at NY Times for softball interview.

Obama spikes Iran Nuke football

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7/15/2015 at 7:16am
President Obama defended his deal to Iran to Thomas Friedman of The New York Times yesterday. It was a bad deal and it represented a retreat on nearly every single element of the deal. In any case this is what Obama told Friedman: “We are not measuring this deal by whether it is…
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Obama sweeps history toward the Mullahs

Posted by  ▪  July 14, 2015

A grand bargain with evil.

Obama sweeps history toward the Mullahs

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7/14/2015 at 9:30pm
I can’t recall an event since I started this website in 2008 that has been as historically consequential as the nuclear deal the United States and five other countries just struck with Iran. It is the sweep of history. The deal is Obama’s deal. He drove it, he crafted it with John Kerry…
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Victory for eyebrow threaders in Texas

Posted by  ▪  July 14, 2015

Entrepreneurs win against the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation

Victory for eyebrow threaders in Texas

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7/14/2015 at 7:55pm
Texas Entrepreneurs are celebrating a recent state Supreme Court decision. The decision involved Texas Occupational licenses. “Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR) violated the state constitution when it ordered eyebrow threaders—who practice a traditional South Asian method of using only cotton thread to remove eyebrow hair— to stop working unless…
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The world of post-SCOTUS gay marriage and church insurance

Posted by  ▪  July 14, 2015

As told by one of our readers

The world of post-SCOTUS gay marriage and church insurance

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7/14/2015 at 6:20pm
Last week, we took a look at an insurance notification received by a church in Oregon. National Review’s David French originally reported the story. Those fearful Obergefell v. Hodges could spell trouble for religious liberty were validated much sooner than anticipated. Less than 48 hours after the decision was handed down, New York…
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Appeals Court Denies Nuns Exemption from Contraception Mandate

Posted by  ▪  July 14, 2015

Down, but not out

Appeals Court Denies Nuns Exemption from Contraception Mandate

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7/14/2015 at 4:35pm
Since the Supreme Court handed down its landmark Hobby Lobby decision last year, lawyers and activists on both sides of the Obamacare contraception mandate have been trying to outmaneuver each other on the technicalities of exemptions. Four appeals courts have ruled in favor of the government mandate, but until this week,…
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Pentagon Moves to Green Light Open Transgender Service

Posted by  ▪  July 14, 2015

“Outdated,” or there for a reason?

Pentagon Moves to Green Light Open Transgender Service

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7/14/2015 at 3:00pm
Yesterday, Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter announced that he is taking steps to reverse a longstanding ban on open military service by transgender people. Carter said that he has asked a panel of senior Pentagon officials to study the affect transgender service members will have on military procedure, as well as…
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Planned Parenthood is trafficking in baby body parts

Posted by  ▪  July 14, 2015

“We’ve been very good at getting heart, lung, liver, because we know that, so I’m not gonna crush that part”

Planned Parenthood is trafficking in baby body parts

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7/14/2015 at 1:25pm
In case you haven’t vomited today. Pro-life undercover group Center for Medical Progress has released a new sting video showing Planned Parenthood Federation of America’s Senior Director of Medical Services, Dr. Deborah Nucatola, describing in excruciating detail how she sometimes performs illegal late-term abortions while retrieving fetal body parts. You’re not h…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fO02LatQbrU

Iran Nuclear Deal: the World Reacts

Posted by  ▪  July 14, 2015

Obama “exceeded expectations,” and still managed to make a mess.

Iran Nuclear Deal: the World Reacts

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fO02LatQbrU
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7/14/2015 at 11:44am
This morning, news broke confirming what conservatives have been dreading for weeks—Obama finally got his bad Iran deal, and is now threatening to veto any action by Congress that would derail it. Iran is, of course, celebrating: Cars start honking 4 #IranDeal in major streets in Tehran, ppl excited,getting ready…
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Two Years after Zimmerman Acquittal, Stand-Your-Ground Still in News

Posted by  ▪  July 14, 2015

FL Supreme Court decision placed self-defense immunity burden on defendant

Two Years after Zimmerman Acquittal, Stand-Your-Ground Still in News

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7/14/2015 at 10:15am
It’s hard to believe, but this week marks the two-year anniversary of the acquittal of George Zimmerman, on trial for second degree murder and other charges in the killing of Trayvon Martin. You can read more about it at Unexpected thanks to Legal Insurrection on 2nd Anniversary of Zimmerman Acquittal. It is timely, then,…
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Scott Walker’s Winning Strategy

Posted by  ▪  July 14, 2015

Smart, down to earth, and approachable.

Scott Walker’s Winning Strategy

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7/14/2015 at 8:45am
Scott Walker announced his run for president yesterday in a speech that was well received by many on the right. Yet before he even announced, some pundits were calling him the front runner. On the FOX News program Political Insiders, analysts Doug Schoen, Pat Caddell and John Leboutillier cited a Real Clear…
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Obama gets his bad Iran deal

Posted by  ▪  July 14, 2015

Not what was promised – Veto of congressional action threatened

Obama gets his bad Iran deal

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7/14/2015 at 7:18am
The Obama administration with the help of the so-called P5+1 has reached a nuclear deal with Iran. Not all the details will be made public, but those that have been made public make a mockery of the promises of full, unfettered inspections, sanctions relief based on Iranian performance, and quick “snap back”…
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http://insider.foxnews.com/2015/07/13/megyn-kelly-speaks-kate-steinles-brother-kelly-file

Kate Steinle’s brother speaks out as Obama remains silent

Posted by  ▪  July 13, 2015

Kate’s murder by an illegal immigrant in a sanctuary city doesn’t serve Obama’s purposes.

Kate Steinle’s brother speaks out as Obama remains silent

http://insider.foxnews.com/2015/07/13/megyn-kelly-speaks-kate-steinles-brother-kelly-file
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7/13/2015 at 10:06pm
At this point, the Obama administration silence on the murder of Kate Steinle by an illegal immigrant with a long criminal record who had been deported five times is even more deafening. They just don’t care. Kate Steinle isn’t important to Obama. Because there’s no political gain in Obama’s base on this…
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Trump reportedly reaches out to FBI after threat from drug lord’s son

Posted by  ▪  July 13, 2015

When Twitter wars get heated

Trump reportedly reaches out to FBI after threat from drug lord’s son

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7/13/2015 at 7:50pm
Sometimes publicly threatening to “kick someone’s ass” elicits a nasty response. Twitter seems to be Donald Trump’s favorite weapon of choice. In his latest social media tear, Trump targeted Mexican drug lord, ‘El Chapo.’ Mexico’s biggest drug lord escapes from jail. Unbelievable corruption and USA is paying the price. I told…
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