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London Mayor: Feminist “red mist” of terror descended on comet scientist

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2014

“It was like something from the show trials of Stalin”

London Mayor: Feminist “red mist” of terror descended on comet scientist

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11/17/2014 at 10:14am
Last Friday Kemberlee covered the feminist attack on Dr. Matt Taylor, the brilliant British scientist who helped achieve the seemingly unachievable, landing a scientific probe on a comet hundreds of millions of miles away, 5 Reasons “feminists” can’t complain about comet scientist’s “sexist” shirt. How dedicated was Taylor to his work? He…
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Tom Cotton: Don’t accept that new Senate can’t get anything done

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2014

But is Obama someone the Republican Senate really can work with even on areas of agreement?

Tom Cotton: Don’t accept that new Senate can’t get anything done

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11/17/2014 at 8:30am
The new Congress hasn’t even been sworn in yet, but many pundits and activists are already assuming that come January, we’re in for a world of pain, disappointment, and failure—but maybe we should rethink our gloomy outlook. Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace had Sens.-elect Cotton and James Lankford on this…
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Branco Cartoon – I’m From the Government

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2014

We’re here to fix your internet.

Branco Cartoon – I’m From the Government

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11/17/2014 at 7:00am
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Stupid: Obama downplays Gruber role in Obamacare

Posted by  ▪  November 16, 2014

“Some adviser who never worked on our staff.”

Stupid: Obama downplays Gruber role in Obamacare

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11/16/2014 at 6:30pm
While in Australia this weekend, Ed Henry of FOX News asked President Obama about his connection with Jonathan Gruber. In typical Obama fashion, he claimed to have just heard about the controversy. Twitchy reported: In Brisbane Australia, President Obama clumsily told Fox News’ Ed Henry that he ‘just heard about’ the contr…
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Kassig Murder Has G-20 Implications (UPDATED)

Posted by  ▪  November 16, 2014

Unparalleled brutality

Kassig Murder Has G-20 Implications (UPDATED)

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11/16/2014 at 5:00pm
Multiple outlets have already reported on ISIS’ latest (and as yet unverified) video claiming to show the severed head of U.S. aid worker Peter Kassig. The new video does not show Kassig alive, or his alleged murder; instead it shows a masked militant standing next to what he claims to be…
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NY Times: We Must Achieve An Iran Nuke Deal For Our Time

Posted by  ▪  November 16, 2014

A bad deal is better than no deal?

NY Times: We Must Achieve An Iran Nuke Deal For Our Time

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11/16/2014 at 3:30pm
An editorial in The New York Times today about the ongoing P5+1 nuclear talks with Iran warns about the dire consequences of the two sides not reaching an agreement. The consequences of failure to reach an accord would be serious, including the weakening of President Hassan Rouhani of Iran and his foreign…
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Challenger could give Hillary Clinton an Iowa 2016 problem

Posted by  ▪  November 16, 2014

“Familiarity breeds if not contempt, then frustration.”

Challenger could give Hillary Clinton an Iowa 2016 problem

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11/16/2014 at 2:00pm
Liberals in politics and media are placing all their eggs in Hillary’s basket for 2016 but remember: Media in 2006: Hillary Clinton is inevitable. Media in 2014: Hillary Clinton is inevitable. #FoolMeOnce— Aleister (@AmericanGlob) November 15, 2014 When it comes to presidential elections, Iowa is a very important state and as Lee Rood of the…
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http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/08/18/ferguson-national-guard-michael-brown-jay-nixon/14219621/

Should weather dictate timing of #Ferguson Grand Jury Report release?

Posted by  ▪  November 16, 2014

Science! “Likelihood of a riot increases as maximum ambient temperature increases.”

Should weather dictate timing of #Ferguson Grand Jury Report release?

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/08/18/ferguson-national-guard-michael-brown-jay-nixon/14219621/
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11/16/2014 at 12:00pm
There is much speculation around when the Ferguson Grand Jury is likely to finally release their (widely expected) no true bill (non-indictment) of Police Officer Darren Wilson over the shooting death of Mike Brown. A great many people, myself included, have suggested that the authorities responsible for the release of the Grand…
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Obama’s amnesty plan turns discretion into illegitimate defiance

Posted by  ▪  November 16, 2014

It’s the illegitimacy, stupid.

Obama’s amnesty plan turns discretion into illegitimate defiance

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11/16/2014 at 10:30am
One of the most frequent questions I get is “How can we stop Obama from ….” The ellipses reflects that there are a variety of issues on which people want Obama stopped. The answer to most of those questions is, as Obama himself suggested, to go out and win some elections. And that is…
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Obamacare Contraception Challenge Thrown Out

Posted by  ▪  November 16, 2014

ACA provides “sufficient protection of religious freedom.”

Obamacare Contraception Challenge Thrown Out

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11/16/2014 at 9:00am
Religious organizations challenging the PPACA’s contraception mandate have lost their latest battle against the Act’s “religious accommodation.” Last week the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia threw out a series of lawsuits challenging the constitutionality of the accommodation on multiple grounds. These organizations have argued that the accommodation…
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Parody Video: “Eve of Destruction: Ron Klain, Ebola Czar”

Posted by  ▪  November 16, 2014

Parody Video: “Eve of Destruction: Ron Klain, Ebola Czar”

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11/16/2014 at 7:30am
From the “totally unofficial” Harvard Parody website, “Eve of Destruction: Ron Klain, Ebola Czar”: Adding to Harvard Law School’s already considerable reputation for producing “elite” lawyers who fill high-level government positions for which they are totally incompetent (in terms of the real-world practical skills and ethical character needed for the job), on…
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UAE designates CAIR a terrorist group (Update: CAIR responds)

Posted by  ▪  November 15, 2014

Will CAIR call the United Arab Emirates “Islamophobic”?

UAE designates CAIR a terrorist group (Update: CAIR responds)

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11/15/2014 at 8:16pm
The Council on American-Islamic Relations is the hyper-aggressive group which designates almost anyone critical even of radical Islam as “Islamophobic.” CAIR has done more than any group, except perhaps the Southern Poverty Law Center, at chilling speech on topics of national and international concern. CAIR also is a key component of the Democratic…
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“Jihadi John” Wounded in US Airstrike

Posted by  ▪  November 15, 2014

Murderer of four western hostages rushed to hospital after ambush.

“Jihadi John” Wounded in US Airstrike

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11/15/2014 at 6:52pm
Reports have surfaced that “Jihadi John,” the masked Brit responsible for the beheadings of four western hostages, was injured last Saturday’s airstrikes near the Iraqi-Syrian border. Via the Daily Mail: ‘We are aware of reports that this individual [Jihadi John] has been injured, and we are looking into them,’ a Foreign Office…
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Dempsey Bucks “No Boots on the Ground,” Heads to Iraq

Posted by  ▪  November 15, 2014

U.S. troops can’t defeat ISIS alone.

Dempsey Bucks “No Boots on the Ground,” Heads to Iraq

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11/15/2014 at 4:33pm
America’s latest mission in Iraq has been marred from the start by mixed messages, disagreement in Congress, and a slow, steady increase in troop count. In the battle to manage expectations regarding mission time and troop commitment, Joint Chiefs Chairman Martin Dempsey has remained at odds with the Obama administration over…
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Krauthammer: Amnesty Plan an Impeachable Offense

Posted by  ▪  November 15, 2014

“You cannot simply issue decrees. We don’t rule by decree in this country.”

Krauthammer: Amnesty Plan an Impeachable Offense

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11/15/2014 at 3:06pm
Charles Krauthammer appeared on Megyn Kelly’s show this week to discuss Obama’s plans for amnesty by executive order. Kelly, who is a lawyer, pointed out that we’re entering “uncharted waters” and that even Reagan’s famous amnesty was done with congress. Krauthammer concurred and pointed out that it’s an impeachable offense. Transcript and video…
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George W. Bush: I refuse to criticize Obama to protect the presidency

Posted by  ▪  November 15, 2014

Class act.

George W. Bush: I refuse to criticize Obama to protect the presidency

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11/15/2014 at 1:13pm
Since leaving the Oval Office, President Bush (43) has avoided the limelight. Choosing to spend time writing memoirs, perfecting his painting skills, and visiting soldiers, W. hasn’t weighed in on his predecessor’s decisions. Thursday, Sean Hannity interviewed Bush and asked him why he made the decision not to criticize President Obama, saying, “I’m sure you h…
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#Grubering Videos

Posted by  ▪  November 15, 2014

“The lack of transparency from the White House and Democrat leaders is appalling.”

#Grubering Videos

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11/15/2014 at 10:30am
In the wake of the 4th, 5th and 6th new Jonathan Gruber videos, the Republican National Committee has created a new video called #Grubering. GOP Chairman Reince Priebus explained why in a press release yesterday: RNC Releases New “#Grubering” Video WASHINGTON – Today, the Republican National Committee (RNC) released a new web video entitled…
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