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Obamamedia found someone other than Bush to blame for Ebola

Posted by  ▪  October 19, 2014

Politico: This Ebola thing sure Looks bad for Rick Perry

Obamamedia found someone other than Bush to blame for Ebola

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10/19/2014 at 8:00am
Remember all the times Obama golfed, traveled to Hawaii, vacationed in Martha’s Vineyard and the liberal media insisted that it was no big deal because an executive can do their job from anywhere? Apparently, that rule doesn’t extend to Republican governors and while most Americans might think the government’s poor handling of…
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Academic boycott busted — American Studies Assoc backs off anti-Israel conference rules

Posted by  ▪  October 18, 2014

ASA Exec. Director pretends no Israelis ever were to be excluded, and “Prime Minister Netanyahu can attend if he wants to.”

Academic boycott busted — American Studies Assoc backs off anti-Israel conference rules

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10/18/2014 at 7:42pm
We have covered the American Studies Association academic boycott of Israel since inception, and compiled the definitive list and accompanying statements of universities and associations rejecting the boycott.  Scroll through the ASA Tag for the full history. The short version is that the boycott targeted all Israeli academic institutions, and importantly, faculty and scholars…
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“So we have a virus on the loose that turns your organs into liquid … “

Posted by  ▪  October 18, 2014

… and the answer is to appoint a guy to do the messaging,” says Charles Krauthammer on choice of Ron Klain as Ebola Czar.

“So we have a virus on the loose that turns your organs into liquid … “

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10/18/2014 at 5:45pm
Yesterday’s announcement that the Obama administration was appointing partisan bureaucrat Ron Klain as Ebola Czar was met with partisan reactions. Liberals think it’s a great idea while conservatives are skeptical. Perhaps no one put the situation in perspective better than Charles Krauthammer who, by being a psychiatrist is also a medical doctor…
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Ebola-infected nurse in “fair condition,” speaks from hospital room

Posted by  ▪  October 18, 2014

Nina Pham remained upbeat before being transferred to Bethesda, Maryland

Ebola-infected nurse in “fair condition,” speaks from hospital room

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10/18/2014 at 4:30pm
Nina Pham tested positive for Ebola. The 26 year old nurse from Dallas, Texas was among the health care crew taking care of Eric Duncan. Ebola took Duncan’s life, October 8. Prior to being transported to Bethesda, Maryland to receive more intensive treatment, Pham seemed to be in good spirits. She teared…
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#BringBackOurGirls Update: Deal to release girls for real?

Posted by  ▪  October 18, 2014

Far from certain, but Nigerian officials are suggesting ceasefire will enable release

#BringBackOurGirls Update: Deal to release girls for real?

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10/18/2014 at 3:00pm
Earlier this year “#BringBackOurGirls” rose, trended, then fizzled on Twitter; but recent negotiations between the Nigerian government and Islamist group Boko Haram might lead to the release of the 200 schoolgirl hostages whose plight inspired the hashtag. Designated a terrorist organization by the U.S. in 2013, Boko Haram began its mission of…
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Alison Grimes repeats: Sure I voted for Hillary, but how dare you ask me about Obama

Posted by  ▪  October 18, 2014

New Rasmussen poll has Grimes 8 points down to Mitch McConnell.

Alison Grimes repeats: Sure I voted for Hillary, but how dare you ask me about Obama

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10/18/2014 at 12:59pm
Let’s face it, Alison Grimes hasn’t been helped by any of her recent missteps regarding whether she voted for Obama. She repeated the refusal to answer the question on local TV again: U.S. Senate Candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes continues to refuse to say who she voted for in the 2008 and 2012 presidential…
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Supreme Court allows Texas Voter ID law

Posted by  ▪  October 18, 2014

Massive victory for Voter ID.

Supreme Court allows Texas Voter ID law

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10/18/2014 at 10:47am
AP reports via HuffPo: The Supreme Court said Saturday that Texas can use its controversial new voter identification law for the November election. A majority of the justices rejected an emergency request from the Justice Department and civil rights groups to prohibit the state from requiring voters to produce certain forms of photo…
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GOTV: Pew finds likely voters not likely to change allegiance

Posted by  ▪  October 18, 2014

Focus on independents, emphasize straight ticket voting.

GOTV: Pew finds likely voters not likely to change allegiance

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10/18/2014 at 10:00am
A new data dump from Pew Research suggests that political campaigns might want to abandon any last-ditch efforts to change minds prior to this year’s midterm elections. A continuous panel survey of 3,154 adults showed that this years likely voter demographic is more polarized than the average American. This polarization also affects…
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Cover Up Week at College Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  October 18, 2014

Your weekly dispatch from the crazy world of higher education.

Cover Up Week at College Insurrection

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10/18/2014 at 8:00am
When some College Democrats recently campaigned for Alison Grimes in Kentucky, they learned there are certain things you just don’t talk about. College Democrats Campaigning for Alison Grimes in Kentucky Cover Up Obama Shirts (Jump ahead to 2:00 for “cover up” discussion) The new campus consent laws continue to stir controversy. Proponent of Affirmative Consent…
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New #Ferguson: “forensic evidence … lent credence to Officer Wilson’s version of events”

Posted by  ▪  October 17, 2014

NY Times reports: “Officer Wilson appeared for four hours before a St. Louis County grand jury” to tell his side of story.

New #Ferguson: “forensic evidence … lent credence to Officer Wilson’s version of events”

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10/17/2014 at 10:45pm
A breaking New York Times report sheds new light on Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson’s mortal encounter with local Michael Brown. The police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., two months ago has told investigators that he was pinned in his vehicle and in fear for his life as he struggled…
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FIRE shreds Ezra Klein and denial of due process to college men

Posted by  ▪  October 17, 2014

Where would Ezra Klein be now if he had been subjected to the kangaroo courts he thinks appropriate for others?

FIRE shreds Ezra Klein and denial of due process to college men

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10/17/2014 at 7:00pm
WAJ: This is a guest post by Robert L. Shibley, Senior Vice President of the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE). As “Yes Means Yes” mania sweeps across college campuses, and the lives of innocent men falsely accused are ruined in a witch hunt atmosphere, the FIRE once again is…
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U.S. Military Commander: Not so fast on defeating ISIS

Posted by  ▪  October 17, 2014

“The campaign to destroy ISIL will take time and there will be occasional setbacks along the way.”

U.S. Military Commander: Not so fast on defeating ISIS

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10/17/2014 at 5:30pm
The U.S. Military is on a mission to manage expectations regarding the fight against ISIS in Iraq and Syria. Army Gen. Lloyd Austin, commander of U.S. military operations against Islamic State, gave an update at the Pentagon about the military campaign in Iraq, and emphasized that while U.S. forces have made gains…
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Obama Ebola Czar is Dem political operative Ron Klain

Posted by  ▪  October 17, 2014

It’s the politics, stupid.

Obama Ebola Czar is Dem political operative Ron Klain

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10/17/2014 at 4:00pm
Hey, that’ll work: President Obama has asked Ron Klain, who served as chief of staff to both Vice President Biden and former vice president Al Gore, as his Ebola response coordinator, according to a White House official. “He will report directly to the president’s homeland security adviser, Lisa Monaco, and the president’s national…
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I have no idea what #GamerGate is

Posted by  ▪  October 17, 2014

Did I miss something?

I have no idea what #GamerGate is

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10/17/2014 at 2:43pm
I’ve seen people writing and tweeting about #GamerGate. I have no idea what that is, still. Looks like it has something to do with Gamers and Liberal Feminists (image below of Christina Hoff Sommers, who has confronted liberal feminists herself): Why @CHSommers is #GamerGate’s based mom. 🙂 pic.twitter.com/fX3ituRvLJ— Mephistopheles (@myfist0) October 17, 2014 I received…
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“Loud Music” Killer Sentenced to Life Without Parole

Posted by  ▪  October 17, 2014

Dunn’s narrative of self-defense was ineffective in light of flight from the scene and total absence of corroborating evidence.

“Loud Music” Killer Sentenced to Life Without Parole

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10/17/2014 at 12:52pm
In breaking news CNN reports that Michael Dunn, the Florida man who fired multiple rounds at four black teenagers in an SUV after an argument about their loud music, has been sentenced to life without parole.  One of those four teenagers, Jordan Davis, was mortally wounded.  Dunn had argued self-defense as…
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Judge orders jurors protected from pro-Palestinian activists

Posted by  ▪  October 17, 2014

Upcoming trial of convicted terrorist Rasmieh Odeh on falsely filling out naturalization application gets heated.

Judge orders jurors protected from pro-Palestinian activists

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10/17/2014 at 10:32am
The trial of Rasmieh Odeh, an American citizen of Palestinian descent convicted in Israel decades ago of involvement in a terrorist group (the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine) that bombed a supermarket, starts next in two weeks. Odeh now denies involvement, claiming she was tortured and sexually humiliated into confessing…
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Hillary jabs Mitt

Posted by  ▪  October 17, 2014

Might she be running for something?

Hillary jabs Mitt

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10/17/2014 at 8:37am
At a recent appearance in Detroit, a city which is falling apart at the seams after decades of Democratic Party rule, Ms. Clinton stuck up for the Obama administration’s auto industry bailouts while making an underhanded jab at Mitt Romney. Dan Merica of CNN reported: Hillary Clinton subtly swipes at Mitt Romney over…
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