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Finally, a feel good Missouri police story

Posted by  ▪  August 17, 2014

It’s not all bad out there.

Finally, a feel good Missouri police story

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8/17/2014 at 8:57am
A nice departure from the looting, riot gear, and tanks, this Kansas City cop was caught on camera losing a dance off to neighborhood kids on his beat. This video is making the internet rounds, and rightfully so. Given the over abundance of police brutality headlines these days, it’s good to be…
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Mensa Yorkie

Posted by  ▪  August 17, 2014

Our Yorkie is not really interested in coexistence.

Mensa Yorkie

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8/17/2014 at 7:00am
From Sara: This Boca Raton, Florida Driver Is Handicapped In More Ways Than One. Maybe this driver could ask her Mensa-member Yorkie how to solve the ISIS crisis?
 

Has Obama checked out?

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2014

Did he ever check in?

Has Obama checked out?

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8/16/2014 at 7:52pm
We keep hearing that Obama has checked out and is no longer interested in being president. But was he ever especially interested in the work of being president? From the very start, what seemed to interest him was giving speeches and campaigning. For the rest, he appeared to believe that…
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Copenhagen “Yarmulke March” held with minor disruptions

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2014

A few anti-Israel hecklers and protesters couldn’t help but interrupt a march against anti-Semitism.

Copenhagen “Yarmulke March” held with minor disruptions

http://youtu.be/v13qbt4UBDg
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8/16/2014 at 6:00pm
Several days ago we wrote about the “Yarmulke March” planned for Copenhagen to protest anti-Semitic violence, after numerous anti-Semitic incidents and attacks, including a confrontation with a Jewish man initiated by this precious lady: The march, organized by conservative politician Rasmus Jarlov, was held today. There were about 500 participants, according to BT….
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http://www.interpretermag.com/siberian-federalization-idea-spreads-to-kaliningrad-and-kuban/

Sunday: Will banned March for Federalization of Siberia happen?

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2014

Interesting because it highlights Kremlin’s hypocrisy and suppression of free speech, not because it’s likely to draw large numbers.

Sunday: Will banned March for Federalization of Siberia happen?

http://www.interpretermag.com/siberian-federalization-idea-spreads-to-kaliningrad-and-kuban/
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8/16/2014 at 4:30pm
A march for Federalization of Siberia is planned for August 17 has caused a Moscow “freak[] out”: Type the Russian words федерализация Украины (federalization of Ukraine) into Google and you will see over a million results — many coming from Russian state news agencies and most dating from earlier this year, when Moscow responded to…
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U.S. helping build border fence … in Ukraine

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2014

To help “defend the newly imposed borders between Ukraine’s mainland and the Crimean peninsula.”

U.S. helping build border fence … in Ukraine

http://youtu.be/VQTTTSCShBg
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8/16/2014 at 1:58pm
The recent flood of illegal immigrants across the southern border has caused many Americans to wonder why our country is seemingly incapable of border security. A fence is in place in some areas while others are completely open. With that in mind, many Americans will be surprised to learn that the State…
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Robin Williams Wasn’t the Only Recent Suicide

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2014

“I’m talking about every one of the other twenty or so US veterans that also killed themselves on August 11th 2014.”

Robin Williams Wasn’t the Only Recent Suicide

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8/16/2014 at 12:15pm
In the wake of the tragic suicide of actor Robin Williams, Bill Whittle reminds us that suicide is rampant among members of our armed forces. Whittle goes out of his way to emphasize that he means no disrespect to the memory of Robin Williams or his family but the number of military…
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Rick Perry indictment looks, walks and quacks like political power play

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2014

The criminalization of routine politics only seems to apply to Republicans.

Rick Perry indictment looks, walks and quacks like political power play

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8/16/2014 at 10:00am
Democrats are salivating over Friday’s indictment of Texas Governor Rick Perry, and for good reason. Their one bright hope for the cycle, Texas State Senator and gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis, has already done an early dive into the gutter, and their slate for the remaining up-ballot races is mediocre at…
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Nineteen Eighty-Four Week at College Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2014

A new report from the dystopian world of higher education.

Nineteen Eighty-Four Week at College Insurrection

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8/16/2014 at 8:15am
Big Brother really is watching. University Researchers Show How NSA Legally Spies on Americans University of Illinois Wants to Use Surveillance Cameras Off-Campus Purdue Sued by Student Newspaper for Access to Surveillance Video NSA Now Partnering With Universities History is rewritten by the Ministry of Truth. Are You Ready for “Social Justice” Schools? The Daily Caller Profiles America’s…
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Branco Cartoon – Accelerant

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2014

Branco Cartoon – Accelerant

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8/16/2014 at 7:00am
Note: You may reprint this cartoon provided you link back to this source.  To see more Legal Insurrection Branco cartoons, click here. Branco’s page is Cartoonist A.F.Branco
 

Rick Perry indicted for alleged abuse of veto power

Posted by  ▪  August 15, 2014

More Texas political games, or the real thing?

Rick Perry indicted for alleged abuse of veto power

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8/15/2014 at 7:12pm
Via KAXN A grand jury has handed up an indictment against Gov. Rick Perry in connection with the investigation into an effort to force Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg to resign. At the center of the issue is a complaint about intimidation stemming from Perry’s threat to veto of $7.5 million in…
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Martha Robertson campaign’s bizarre fixation on Tom Reed’s weight (#NY23)

Posted by  ▪  August 15, 2014

No response from Robertson campaign as to pervasive use of old images of Reed.

Martha Robertson campaign’s bizarre fixation on Tom Reed’s weight (#NY23)

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8/15/2014 at 5:16pm
I posted the other day how top-tier Democratic challenger Martha Robertson was using old photos of incumbent Republican Tom Reed, showing him to be very overweight, even though he now is thin after gastric bypass surgery in early 2013. The image of the overweight Reed was featured prominently in Robertson’s first television…
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UPDATED: Brown Was a Robbery Suspect, Cop Identified in #Ferguson

Posted by  ▪  August 15, 2014

Will recent revelations put an end to the street violence in Ferguson?

UPDATED: Brown Was a Robbery Suspect, Cop Identified in #Ferguson

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8/15/2014 at 2:10pm
Almost a week later, it looks we finally know what happened in Ferguson, Missouri last Saturday. At a press conference this morning, police identified the Darren Wilson as the officer who fatally shot unarmed teen, Michael Brown: What police revealed today is different from the account given by Dorin Johnson who claimed he…
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Mia Love far ahead in polls, but …. (#UT04)

Posted by  ▪  August 15, 2014

Take nothing for granted.

Mia Love far ahead in polls, but …. (#UT04)

http://youtu.be/o3zPyVe5rjY
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8/15/2014 at 1:13pm
It has been a long time since we wrote about Mia B. Love, running for Congress in Utah-04. We first covered Mia — and were the first to cover her campaign — in early January 2012, when no one gave her a chance of getting the Republican nomination, Mia B. Love – A…
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Democrats Panicked in NC Senate Race (#NCSEN)

Posted by  ▪  August 15, 2014

The North Carolina Senate race has taken an unexpectedly good turn for the GOP

Democrats Panicked in NC Senate Race (#NCSEN)

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8/15/2014 at 11:50am
First, some context about this post: I live in Upstate South Carolina, less than 20 miles from downtown Charlotte, NC. I’m also an avid Jeopardy watcher. Why is this important you ask? Well, ever since NC House Speaker Thom Tillis won the GOP primary for the U.S. Senate…
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Guess who was missing at funeral of highest ranking officer killed in combat since Vietnam War (Update: Hagel attended)

Posted by  ▪  August 15, 2014

Respect.

Guess who was missing at funeral of highest ranking officer killed in combat since Vietnam War (Update: Hagel attended)

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8/15/2014 at 10:09am
NBC News reports: U.S. Army Major General Harold Greene was buried today at Arlington National Cemetery with full military honors, including a caisson, two escort platoons, casket team, firing party, colors team, and a caparisoned horse. The U.S. Army band, “Pershing’s Own,” played softly as the funeral procession made its way down…
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This is what Obama’s “border security” looks like

Posted by  ▪  August 15, 2014

The damage from not enforcing immigration laws.

This is what Obama’s “border security” looks like

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8/15/2014 at 8:08am
The news is full of stories and interviews detailing the failure of the Obama Administration to enforce immigration law, the cost to taxpayers because of this failure, and what this means for the state of electoral politics in the run up to November. None of these stories, however, address the human element…
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