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Carly Fiorina: Conservatives Should Reclaim Feminism

Posted by  ▪  June 13, 2015

“The progressive view of feminism is not about women.”

Carly Fiorina: Conservatives Should Reclaim Feminism

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6/13/2015 at 2:00pm
Carly Fiorina sat in the “Center Seat” Thursday night on Special Report with Bret Baier. They ought to call the segment the “Hot Seat” as it offers viewers and the pundits on the panel a chance to ask the candidate tough questions in a close setting. Fiorina took questions about herself, her…
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Freddie Gray Case: Prosecutors Withhold Evidence as Discovery Looms

Posted by  ▪  June 13, 2015

90% polled do not believe prosecutors have evidence for most serious charges

Freddie Gray Case: Prosecutors Withhold Evidence as Discovery Looms

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6/13/2015 at 12:00pm
Prosecutors in the case of six Baltimore police officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray continue their farcical efforts to deny evidence to the officers’ defense counsel, according to a report yesterday in the Baltimore Sun. The deadline for Prosecutor Marilyn Mosby’s office to meet its discovery obligations to the defense…
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LISTEN: AACONS’ Marie Stroughter on the Earl Hall Show

Posted by  ▪  June 13, 2015

AACONS’ Marie Stroughter sits down with Earl Hall

LISTEN: AACONS’ Marie Stroughter on the Earl Hall Show

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6/13/2015 at 10:30am
If you enjoy our weekly dose of the AACONS podcast, you’re definitely going to want to listen to Marie Stroughter’s latest appearance on the Earl Hall Show on Blog Talk Radio. In this episode, Marie and Earl sit down and hash out the cultural issues dominating today’s headlines. From Ferguson,…
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Higher Ed Bubble Week at College Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  June 13, 2015

Your weekly report from the world of higher education.

Higher Ed Bubble Week at College Insurrection

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6/13/2015 at 8:30am
It was a rough week in academia. Law School Applications Continue to Fall Colleges of Arts and Sciences Struggle With Enrollment Virginia Supreme Court Temporarily Blocks Closing of Sweet Briar Things are tough all over. University of Illinois to Cut Jobs Clearwater Christian College to Close Anthem College Closes Minnesota Campus Which might explain why this is happening. New York…
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La La Land

Posted by  ▪  June 13, 2015

Never change, L.A., never change.

La La Land

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6/13/2015 at 7:00am
I returned to La La Land. Just before taking the drive up to Santa Barbara for a small get together of faculty sponsored by the Young America’s Foundation. We’re taking a tour of the Reagan Ranch on Saturday. Spotted the bumper sticker in the Featured Image while still in L.A. As I said…
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Prison employee arrested as feds continue NY manhunt

Posted by  ▪  June 12, 2015

Prison employee arrested as feds continue NY manhunt

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6/12/2015 at 9:13pm
Convicted killers Richard Matt and David Sweat are still on the run after escaping a maximum security prison in upstate New York late last week, but investigators have since revealed that they suspect a prison employee aided in the convicts’ flight. Joyce Mitchell, 51, was arrested yesterday and charged with Promoting…
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Rachel Dolezal, White Like Me (Update: Rachel doesn’t give two sh*ts what we think)

Posted by  ▪  June 12, 2015

Fraudsters gonna fraud

Rachel Dolezal, White Like Me (Update: Rachel doesn’t give two sh*ts what we think)

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6/12/2015 at 7:00pm
When I first saw the story break on Twitter about Rachel Dolezal’s politically unfortunate natural skin color, I set out to write some sort of think piece about how the racial movement in America has become so convoluted that activists would now rather alter their appearances than admit to any sort…
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I saw Jurassic World and understand why feminists hate it

Posted by  ▪  June 12, 2015

Because it was a great movie

I saw Jurassic World and understand why feminists hate it

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6/12/2015 at 5:15pm
Last month we discussed feminist angst over summer blockbuster, Jurassic World. Evidently, the film’s traditional gender roles were another tool of the patriarchy to keep women in the kitchen… or something. It should be noted that in an age where gender roles are a matter of choice, if one chooses to go…
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House Democrats kill Obama’s trade bill

Posted by  ▪  June 12, 2015

Obama unable to wrangle his own caucus

House Democrats kill Obama’s trade bill

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6/12/2015 at 3:45pm
Friday, House Democrats bucked President Obama when they voted to torpedo “trade authority.” As Amy wrote this morning: The debate surrounding congressional approval of “fast track” trade authority has officially taken a swan dive through the looking glass. Obama wants it. House republicans want it. Democrats, for the most part, are ready to vote…
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After OPM hack, dump idea of centralized electronic medical records

Posted by  ▪  June 12, 2015

Send the idea to the death panel.

After OPM hack, dump idea of centralized electronic medical records

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6/12/2015 at 2:09pm
Electronic medical records were supposed to save doctors’ time and improve results by putting your entire medical history in one place. Two major problems. First, it doesn’t work. What takes a physician a couple of minutes to write on your chart now can become a burdensome scroll through computer screens: Government regulators are backing…
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Are we doing enough for Iraqi Christians?

Posted by  ▪  June 12, 2015

A new docudrama uses the past to explore whether we are doing enough today

Are we doing enough for Iraqi Christians?

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6/12/2015 at 11:50am
A docudrama called Sing a Little Louder is based on a powerful true story from World War II. Set in World War II Germany, the film tells the story of a young German boy who’s church was located next to the train tracks. Every Sunday at the same time, trains taking…
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Left’s Reaction to Seinfeld Exactly What You’d Expect

Posted by  ▪  June 12, 2015

His opinion doesn’t count because he’s rich.

Left’s Reaction to Seinfeld Exactly What You’d Expect

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6/12/2015 at 10:00am
Our humorless and intellectually superior friends on the left listened to what Jerry Seinfeld said about political correctness and proved his point in exactly the way you’d expect. Progressives can’t abide a celebrity with Seinfeld’s gravitas criticizing their culture of microaggressions and limits on free speech so naturally, he must be discredited. MSNBC’s…
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Fast Track Trade Talks Enter 11th Hour

Posted by  ▪  June 12, 2015

“TPA! TPA! TPA!”

Fast Track Trade Talks Enter 11th Hour

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6/12/2015 at 8:30am
The debate surrounding congressional approval of “fast track” trade authority has officially taken a swan dive through the looking glass. Obama wants it. House republicans want it. Democrats, for the most part, are ready to vote “no”—their union backers are making them more nervous than the White House ever could—even if…
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Just. Go. Away.

Posted by  ▪  June 12, 2015

All three of you.

Just. Go. Away.

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6/12/2015 at 7:00am
From J: From Charlottesville, VA. How crazy does one have to be to display this seven years in?
 

AACONS Interviews Michelle Malkin and CJ Pearson

Posted by  ▪  June 11, 2015

AACONS sits down with Michelle Malkin and CJ Pearson to discuss the news of the day.

AACONS Interviews Michelle Malkin and CJ Pearson

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6/11/2015 at 8:30pm
Michelle Malkin is a syndicated columnist, Fox News contributor, and the founder of hotair.com, twitchy.com, and michellemalkin.com. She is the author of several best-sellers, including, Culture of Corruption: Obama and His Team of Tax Cheats, Crooks, and Cronies, and her latest book, Who Built That? Awe-Inspiring Stories of American Tinkerpreurs. CJ Pearson…
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Cleveland Tries Out Baltimore Justice, Ignores Facts in Tamir Rice Shooting

Posted by  ▪  June 11, 2015

Fearing Normal Legal Process Won’t Satisfy Them, Activists Find Bypass

Cleveland Tries Out Baltimore Justice, Ignores Facts in Tamir Rice Shooting

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6/11/2015 at 7:05pm
It appears that black activists in Detroit are so impressed with how Prosecutor Marilyn Mosby is doing in Baltimore that they’ve adopted the same strategy in Cleveland, based on reports by Cleveland.com. Exactly a week ago we provided an update on the case of Tamir Rice, a black 14-year-old who was shot…
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Saudi Arabia facing tough choices in Yemen

Posted by  ▪  June 11, 2015

Losing ground, losing influence

Saudi Arabia facing tough choices in Yemen

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6/11/2015 at 6:15pm
Every headline today concerning Saudi Arabia and the conflict in Yemen contains the words “crunch time.” Every. Single. One. It’s an accurate assessment, of course, and it does a good job of describing the urgency that Saudi and western powers are finding themselves operating under. Saudi Arabia has now spent 11…
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