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Branco Cartoon – Leader of the Tee World

Posted by  ▪  March 26, 2015

Fore real

Branco Cartoon – Leader of the Tee World

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3/26/2015 at 7:00am
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Going Mobile

Posted by  ▪  March 25, 2015

Like a whole new website, only smaller.

Going Mobile

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3/25/2015 at 8:33pm
We did it, we really did it. After years of reader requests, nay demands, for a mobile phone template we did it.  It is NOT AN APP. Don’t ask me how you get the App.  You don’t need to download anything. Apps are so three years ago. It’s a full blown mobile tempate. Like…
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Flake’s #Egregious8 Bracket sizes up year’s worst pork

Posted by  ▪  March 25, 2015

Bridge to Nowhere vs. Shrimp-on-a-Treadmill

Flake’s #Egregious8 Bracket sizes up year’s worst pork

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3/25/2015 at 6:49pm
All year, U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) uses his “#PorkChop” series to highlight new and exciting ways that the federal government finds to send taxpayer dollars straight down the toilet. Today, in honor of March Madness, Flake has opened up voting in his annual “Egregious 8” tournament, which pits wasteful government programs…
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Bergdahl charged with desertion, “misbehavior before the enemy”

Posted by  ▪  March 25, 2015

Could face life in prison…if convicted

Bergdahl charged with desertion, “misbehavior before the enemy”

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3/25/2015 at 5:15pm
Last year, the United States released 5 high-profile al Qaeda commandos from the Guantanamo Bay detention facilities in exchange for the release Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. Bergdahl was captured by militants after he allegedly deserted his base in Paktika province in eastern Afghanistan. The exchange embroiled the Obama Administration in scandal—why did…
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Texas bill: Up to $10k fine for signs prohibiting lawful concealed carry

Posted by  ▪  March 25, 2015

Hands off 2nd Amendment rights

Texas bill: Up to $10k fine for signs prohibiting lawful concealed carry

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3/25/2015 at 3:30pm
Much like the South once used local and state laws to undermine the civil rights victories of the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments, those seeking to undermine recent 2nd Amendment civil rights victories often do so by creating a web of complex and often unlawful regulations and limitations upon the exercise…
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About that “ISIS at Cornell” video

Posted by  ▪  March 25, 2015

NY Post asks: “the dumbest Ivy League bigwig ever or politically correct to a fault”?

About that “ISIS at Cornell” video

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3/25/2015 at 1:15pm
James O’Keefe has released a sting video of an Assistant Dean of Students at Cornell University indicating to a purported potential foreign student that the school was amenable to pro-ISIS and pro-Hamas student clubs, and even training of “Freedom Fighters.” I don’t know the Assistant Dean and never heard of him before this,…
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Liberal Media Pitches Fit Over Cruz Candidacy

Posted by  ▪  March 25, 2015

Dirty…slimy…dangerous…

Liberal Media Pitches Fit Over Cruz Candidacy

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3/25/2015 at 11:30am
As you can probably imagine, Ted Cruz’s announcement about his plans to run for president in 2016 brought out a whole new level of crazy from liberals in media and most of it was very ugly. The fine folks at Newsbusters have done a tremendous job chronicling the MSM reaction in words…
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Ithaca College student gov’t votes for Microaggression reporting system

Posted by  ▪  March 25, 2015

Big brother, oh brother.

Ithaca College student gov’t votes for Microaggression reporting system

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3/25/2015 at 10:00am
It has been a while since we have reported on Microaggression mania on college campuses: UCLA Prof accused of racist “micro-aggression” for correcting student grammar Microaggression Mania: McGill U. student leader apologizes for .gif of Obama kicking open door 2014 – Year of the Microaggression Princeton Student Says Joking About the Way He Says ‘Cool…
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New Mexico Legislature Tames Civil Forfeiture Laws

Posted by  ▪  March 25, 2015

Policing for profit just got a lot harder.

New Mexico Legislature Tames Civil Forfeiture Laws

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3/25/2015 at 8:30am
Civil forfeiture is a huge problem in America. How could it not be? Any policy written to allow law enforcement agencies to hold property responsible for a crime that may or may not have been committed by its owner is eventually doomed. Police have used civil forfeiture procedures to seize millions…
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So what if Ted Cruz is enrolling in Obamacare?

Posted by  ▪  March 25, 2015

Who knew abiding by the the law was such a novel accomplishment?

So what if Ted Cruz is enrolling in Obamacare?

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3/25/2015 at 7:00am
The man who garnered national attention by making himself Obamacare’s arch nemesis is enrolling in the dastardly program one day into his presidential campaign. Previously covered by his wife’s cadillac Goldman Sach’s healthcare plan, Heidi Cruz’s departure from the investment behemoth means the Cruz’s will be looking to the exchange for their health…
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Stop clapping! You’re triggering feminist anxiety!

Posted by  ▪  March 24, 2015

You’ll need to use Jazz Hands

Stop clapping! You’re triggering feminist anxiety!

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3/24/2015 at 8:38pm
Today will go down in history as the day feminists officially stepped beyond the bounds of self-parody. UK based outfit, the National Union of Students is hosting a conference for women. The multi-day conference for union delegates began today. Motions up for consideration at the conference include designating the abolishment of prisons…
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How intense is spying on Israel? This intense.

Posted by  ▪  March 24, 2015

2013 Report: To evade surveillance Netanyahu has no office computer, email or private phone, and sometimes resorts to “gestures”

How intense is spying on Israel? This intense.

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3/24/2015 at 6:30pm
With news that Israel spied on the Iran nuke negotiations, there is high dudgeon in some quarters. Extending the administration’s Bibi-bashing news cycle apparently was the intent of the U.S. officials who leaked the information to The Wall Street Journal. While Israel denies spying on U.S. officials, as opposed to targeting the…
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Obama: We will maintain Afghanistan troop levels

Posted by  ▪  March 24, 2015

Flexibility on drawdown

Obama: We will maintain Afghanistan troop levels

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3/24/2015 at 4:48pm
And down goes another campaign pledge! Today President Obama held a joint press conference with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani to announce that the United States will maintain its 9800 troop count in Afghanistan through the end of the year. The President had previously promised to reduce that troop count to 5500….
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“Botched response?” House panel investigates Secret Service

Posted by  ▪  March 24, 2015

“We expect answers”

“Botched response?” House panel investigates Secret Service

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3/24/2015 at 3:12pm
The Secret Service has problems—and today, director Joseph Clancy talked to Congress about his plans to turn things around. The subject of today’s hearing centered around an incident that occurred earlier this month at the White House, where two likely-intoxicated Secret Service agents hit a security barrier after driving through an…
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Obama’s treatment of Israel in one tweet

Posted by  ▪  March 24, 2015

Saw it coming from a mile away.

Obama’s treatment of Israel in one tweet

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3/24/2015 at 1:37pm
The featured image was sent in response to my tweet: That moment you realize anything is possible with this President http://t.co/wgukEGf3wY via @timesofisrael— Legal Insurrection (@LegInsurrection) March 20, 2015
 

Obamacare forces businessman to sell 16 IHOP restaurants

Posted by  ▪  March 24, 2015

“This law will cost my company more money than we make.”

Obamacare forces businessman to sell 16 IHOP restaurants

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3/24/2015 at 12:00pm
Indiana business owner Scott Womack knows firsthand how Obamacare affects the economy and jobs. He just sold 16 of his IHOP restaurants because of the rules imposed by the law. We recently reported that some restaurants in Seattle are having trouble with a new minimum wage policy. Progressives seem to believe that any…
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Post-Net Neutrality update: Let the lawsuits begin!

Posted by  ▪  March 24, 2015

The march of the lawyers

Post-Net Neutrality update: Let the lawsuits begin!

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3/24/2015 at 10:30am
Yesterday, the first two lawsuits dealing with the new “Net Neutrality” rules were filed in federal court. The United States Telecom Association, a trade org representing the nation’s largest telecom companies, and Alamo Broadband, a small Texas-based broadband company, are both suing over the FCC’s choice to use Title II of…
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