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Celebrating VE Day

Posted by  ▪  May 8, 2015

Seventy years ago today

Celebrating VE Day

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5/8/2015 at 2:55pm
Today marks the 70th anniversary of VE Day (Victory in Europe Day), when the Nazi’s surrendered to allied forces and Russia, ending World War II’s European front. The battle for the Pacific would not be won until later that year, on August 14. The world celebrated the end to the…
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The Cleveland Cavaliers apologized for this video

Posted by  ▪  May 8, 2015

Do you think they were right?

The Cleveland Cavaliers apologized for this video

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5/8/2015 at 1:15pm
Not even basketball is immune from feelings these days. There’s an entire discussion to be had about the wussification of sports, but we’ll save that for another time. According to CNN, the following video was played during a time out at Wednesday’s game against the Chicago Bulls. A poorly produced spo…
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More gas attacks in Syria?

Posted by  ▪  May 8, 2015

Where’s the accountability?

More gas attacks in Syria?

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5/8/2015 at 11:30am
Earlier this month we took a look back at the 2013 sarin gas attacks in Syria. No one has ever been held accountable for those attacks, and now new allegations have surfaced of chemical weapons use against civilians in Syria. At least one diplomat stationed in Syria is saying that the situation…
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Bye-Bye, George Galloway

Posted by  ▪  May 8, 2015

And take fellow Israel haters David Ward and Natalie Bennett with you

Bye-Bye, George Galloway

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5/8/2015 at 10:05am
The British Conservative Party had a big win yesterday in the British elections: Prime Minister David Cameron and his Conservatives won a resounding victory in the British general election, with nearly complete results on Friday showing that the party had secured an overall majority in Parliament…. The result defied pre-election opinion polls that…
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Maersk Pays “Ransom,” Iran Frees Ship

Posted by  ▪  May 8, 2015

Iran shows that crimes pays

Maersk Pays “Ransom,” Iran Frees Ship

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5/8/2015 at 8:30am
Iran released the Maersk Tigris, the cargo ship it seized at sea last week. The New York Times reports: The Maersk Line, the Danish shipping giant, confirmed in a statement that the vessel and its 24-member crew, forced to anchor near Iran’s southern port of Bandar Abbas since its seizure on April 28,…
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Muslim Cleric Says Pamela Geller Deserves Death

Posted by  ▪  May 8, 2015

Guess who blames the victim.

Muslim Cleric Says Pamela Geller Deserves Death

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5/8/2015 at 7:00am
By now, you’ve no doubt heard that Pamela Gellar hosted a free speech event in Texas which focused on cartoon images of Mohammed and that an Islamist terror plot to kill attendees was foiled. Many in media – and not just liberals -have gone out of their way to blame the victim,…
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AACONS Interviews Allen West and Winthrop H. Smith, Jr.

Posted by  ▪  May 7, 2015

AACONS sits down with Allen West and Winthrop H. Smith, Jr. to discuss the news of the day

AACONS Interviews Allen West and Winthrop H. Smith, Jr.

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5/7/2015 at 9:15pm
Allen West is CEO of the National Center for Policy Analysis. Previously, he served as an US Representative representing Florida’s 22nd and 18th District. He is a 22 year veteran of the military where he earned the rank of Lieutenant Colonel as well as a Bronze Star and a Meritorious Service…
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Senate bill gives Congress oversight over Iran nuclear deal

Posted by  ▪  May 7, 2015

On to the House for approval

Senate bill gives Congress oversight over Iran nuclear deal

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5/7/2015 at 7:45pm
Today the Senate passed a bill that would give Congress the authority to review the emerging nuclear deal with Iran. The bill—and the vote—was controversial, with many Republicans arguing against final passage; those who opposed sending the bill to the House argued that it was not strong enough, and would not…
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Chuck Todd reveals Hillary Clinton’s media strategy

Posted by  ▪  May 7, 2015

“It might be winning ugly…”

Chuck Todd reveals Hillary Clinton’s media strategy

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5/7/2015 at 6:30pm
Campaign work is filthy business sometimes. Manipulating the media cycle is a full time job—especially if your boss is a corrupt career politician who may or may not have made deals with foreign governments in exchange for speaking fees. Hillary Clinton’s staff did a bang up job pivoting away from that whole…
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CNN’s Chris Cuomo explains ‘clumsy’ Constitutionally inaccurate tweet… sort of

Posted by  ▪  May 7, 2015

The first rule of holes is not “dig deeper”

CNN’s Chris Cuomo explains ‘clumsy’ Constitutionally inaccurate tweet… sort of

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5/7/2015 at 4:55pm
After showing the internet how little he knew about free speech yesterday, Chris Cuomo attempted to rectify his Constitutional missteps in a short video. “I got beat up for this tweet I made; it was a clumsy tweet. I was caught up in a back and forth…” he began. First, the tweet: it…
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https://youtu.be/FwDqgHXAYLg

Freddie Gray Case – Former Prosecutor Rips Current Prosecutor

Posted by  ▪  May 7, 2015

Handling of case by Marliyn Mosby “a calculated push to the spotlight.”

Freddie Gray Case – Former Prosecutor Rips Current Prosecutor

https://youtu.be/FwDqgHXAYLg
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5/7/2015 at 3:15pm
Legal Insurrection, I’d like to introduce you to Page Croyder. Page, Legal Insurrection. The most interesting thing about Ms. Croyder to my eye is that she’s a retired commander and commissioned officer of the U.S. Coast Guard Reserve.  I thank you for your service, ma’am. What brings Ms. Croyder to our attention today,…
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The government is coming for your handmade soap

Posted by  ▪  May 7, 2015

The FDA beast must be fed

The government is coming for your handmade soap

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5/7/2015 at 1:45pm
As if there weren’t more important things to be concerned about… Lawmakers are considering legislation that would further regulate cosmetics including handmade soap. The Personal Care Products Safety Act was introduced by Sen. Diane Feinstein (D-Cal) and Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) last month. The bill is currently rattling around in the Committee…
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Rick Perry does New Hampshire

Posted by  ▪  May 7, 2015

The Granite State gets a little West Texas swagger

Rick Perry does New Hampshire

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5/7/2015 at 12:00pm
RickPAC served up its latest offering this morning. Filmed in the beautiful Granite State, Governor Perry is shares the message of American exceptionalism. “This is an incredibly resilient country. We’ve gone through a civil war, we’ve gone through two world wars, we’ve gone through a Great Depression, we made it through Jimmy…
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Unprecedented: California’s legislators OK severe water restrictions

Posted by  ▪  May 7, 2015

Also unprecedented: Governor Brown bails on environmental-activism proposals for Delta.

Unprecedented: California’s legislators OK severe water restrictions

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5/7/2015 at 10:00am
When the history of the past decade gets written, it will be peppered liberally with the word “unprecedented.” California Governor Jerry Brown recently unveiled the state’s first water restrictions in response to the “mega-drought.” In a move that will surprise almost no one, our state legislature passed the “unprecedented” proposal: California regulators…
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Iran’s Foreign Minister Takes in Gullible Media

Posted by  ▪  May 7, 2015

No one seems to notice that he defended his nation’s piracy

Iran’s Foreign Minister Takes in Gullible Media

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5/7/2015 at 8:30am
Last week Iran’s foreign minister and chief nuclear negotiator Mohammad Javad Zarif appeared in “a conversation” with columnist David Ignatius of The Washington Post at NYU sponsored by the New America Foundation. There were those in the media who described Zarif as “suave” and “diplomatic,” but not everyone was impressed with…
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Hillary Email Scandal Not Going Away

Posted by  ▪  May 7, 2015

Too bad Hillary destroyed all those, ahem, exonerating emails.

Hillary Email Scandal Not Going Away

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5/7/2015 at 7:00am
The Clintons and their defenders are trying to ignore the fact that Hillary used a private email server during her time at the State Department but despite their best efforts, the scandal isn’t going away. Josh Gerstein of Politico: State Dept. official: Hillary Clinton’s email practices ‘not acceptable’ A senior State Department official testifying…
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Bibi has a government, now comes the real battle

Posted by  ▪  May 6, 2015

Election nastiness will be nothing compared to coming battle with Obama, Kerry and the U.N.

Bibi has a government, now comes the real battle

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5/6/2015 at 8:35pm
When the Israeli elections were held in March, the result widely was seen as a huge win for Benjamin Netanyahu, because his Likud Party outperformed. But that was Part 1. The second part has taken several weeks to play out — the formation of a governing coalition of at least 61…
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