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Tea Party movement gave us two out of three leading Republican candidates

Posted by  ▪  February 2, 2016

Two out of three ain’t bad

Tea Party movement gave us two out of three leading Republican candidates

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2/2/2016 at 9:05pm
The death of the Tea Party movement has been widely reported, by people who reported that death before the 2010 surge election in which the movement played a critical role, and every few months thereafter for several years. It is true that the Tea Party monied-groups have mostly disappeared. To me, th…
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Federal grand jury subpoenas records from Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes’ campaigns

Posted by  ▪  February 2, 2016

Meanwhile, in Kentucky…

Federal grand jury subpoenas records from Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes’ campaigns

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2/2/2016 at 7:00pm
Yet another story lost in the Iowa Caucus hubbub — documents from the campaigns of former Sen. McConnell challenger, Alison Lundergan Grimes and her father, Jerry Lundergan, were subpoenaed by a federal grand jury yesterday. You may remember Lundergan Grimes. She’s the testy, shotgun-shooting Kentucky Democrat who repeatedly refused to answer a…
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Great Scotts! Rubio and Trump Rake in Post-Iowa Endorsements

Posted by  ▪  February 2, 2016

Just in time for New Hampshire

Great Scotts! Rubio and Trump Rake in Post-Iowa Endorsements

http://suindependent.com/utah-presidential-primary-2016-poll-favors-trump-rubio/
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2/2/2016 at 5:15pm
He’s appeared at campaign events with Sen. Rubio in South Carolina, but today Sen. Tim Scott made his endorsement official. Rumors of the endorsement began last night amid the Iowa excitement. This morning, Sen. Rubio’s presidential campaign released the following video: Sen. Scott joins Rep. Trey Gowdy, Rep. Mia Love, Rep. Darrel Issa,…
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UN Admits Own Impotence, Sort Of

Posted by  ▪  February 2, 2016

The UN knows it cannot enforce a Syria peace deal.

UN Admits Own Impotence, Sort Of

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2/2/2016 at 3:30pm
As negotiations to negotiate an end to the Syrian civil war plod along, the UN has admitted, internally, that it is powerless to enforce any Syria peace deal. According to Foreign Policy, the UN knows it cannot enforce or even monitor any peace deal it brokers: In a confidential strategy paper exclusively obtained…
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Iowa coin toss the “hanging chad” of the 2016 election?

Posted by  ▪  February 2, 2016

The shenanigans begin

Iowa coin toss the “hanging chad” of the 2016 election?

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2/2/2016 at 1:45pm
In his analysis of the Republican results in the Iowa Caucus, Professor Jacobson indicated that he was right to trust the voters to get the best result. On the other side of the aisle, the Democratic Party placed its trust elsewhere. At least six Iowa precincts flipped coins to call Hillary Clinton…
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EU and Germany: Milking the Iran Deal

Posted by  ▪  February 2, 2016

German firms eying multi-billion back payments from Tehran, pledge large invests

EU and Germany: Milking the Iran Deal

EU foreign policy chief Mogherini in Iran
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2/2/2016 at 12:00pm
According to the head of Iran’s state-run oil company NPC, two leading German companies are set to invest a total of €12 billion in Tehran’s petroleum and gas sector. The latest agreement could make Germany the first big foreign investor in Iranian oil sector, after the nuclear deal was signed seven…
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WHO Declares Public Health Emergency over Zika Virus

Posted by  ▪  February 2, 2016

German researchers make first test as Australians poised to create vaccine.

WHO Declares Public Health Emergency over Zika Virus

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2/2/2016 at 10:00am
The World Health Organization officially declared a “public health emergency of international concern” over the wildfire spread of the Zika virus. The agency said the emergency is warranted because of how fast the mosquito-borne virus is spreading and its suspected link to an alarming spike in babies born with abnormally small heads…
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Bernie Sanders Supporters Can’t Describe Socialism

Posted by  ▪  February 2, 2016

A failure of our education system?

Bernie Sanders Supporters Can’t Describe Socialism

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2/2/2016 at 8:30am
Bernie Sanders supporters are very enthusiastic, but seem a little short on political philosophy. A reporter from CNN recently asked attendees at a Sanders town hall event to describe socialism. Josh Feldman reported at Mediaite: CNN’s Baldwin Asks Sanders Supporters to Define the Word ‘Socialist’ At a recent Bernie Sanders rally, CNN anchor Brooke…
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Angela Merkel

Merkel: Hey, These Refugees Will All Self-Deport

Posted by  ▪  February 2, 2016

Will the German people be placated?

Merkel: Hey, These Refugees Will All Self-Deport

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2/2/2016 at 7:00am
In the wake of the Cologne mass sexual attacks and her failed attempts to disassociate the Middle Eastern refugee influx from the crimes they commit, Angela Merkel is trying a new tactic. Having “lost” 600,000 refugees, Merkel is now trying to placate the German people with the idea that these refugees will…
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Republicans in Iowa did good tonight

Posted by  ▪  February 1, 2016

I still trust the people on this more than I trust the media.

Republicans in Iowa did good tonight

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2/1/2016 at 11:10pm
The Iowa results are Cruz – Trump – Rubio, in that order, with Rubio surprisingly strong and (as of this writing) very close to taking second place. This is a big blow to Trump, and a big win for Cruz. Trump seemed unstoppable, with the most recent polls showing him up by…
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LIVE REACTIONS: Iowa Caucus Showdown

Posted by  ▪  February 1, 2016

Live results as we have them

LIVE REACTIONS: Iowa Caucus Showdown

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2/1/2016 at 8:00pm
Welcome to our Iowa Caucus liveblog. We’ll be updating periodically, so be sure to refresh your browser for the latest news. For the skinny on how this whole shindig works, see previous earlier post here. Watch real time reaction: Watch the fun! ABC Breaking News | Latest News Videos Live inside a Republican Caucus: And from a…
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Hillary Clinton CNN Interview Email Scandal Train Wreck 2016 Press Rope Line President Campaign Lies Benghazi Server

Clinton Had Plans to Use Hidden IT Network to Bypass State Department Rules

Posted by  ▪  February 1, 2016

Helping with those plans? State Department officials.

Clinton Had Plans to Use Hidden IT Network to Bypass State Department Rules

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2/1/2016 at 6:00pm
Judicial Watch obtained records that could implicate State Department officials in Hillary Clinton’s ongoing email scandal. According to those records, State Department officials planned to provide Clinton with a non-DOS computer. Judicial Watch announced today that it recently received records from the Department of State disclosing plans by senior State Department officials…
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Iowa Caucus Open Thread

Posted by  ▪  February 1, 2016

It begins

Iowa Caucus Open Thread

Iowa caucus coverage live open thread how does it work republican democrat
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2/1/2016 at 4:05pm
Welcome to our Iowa Caucus open thread. We’ll be updating periodically, so be sure to refresh your browser for the latest. Caucus results will posted in a separate thread beginning at 8:00 PM ET, when the Caucus begins. How does the Iowa Caucus work? First things first. The Iowa Caucus explained: Iowa Caucus, Voxsplained…
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NY Times “can never quite find elusive answer to question why Palestinians keep murdering Jews”

Posted by  ▪  February 1, 2016

Spoiler Alert – We know the answer, but you have to read to the end

NY Times “can never quite find elusive answer to question why Palestinians keep murdering Jews”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TpwFTzRrOsU&feature=youtu.be
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2/1/2016 at 2:35pm
The NY Times, as most of Western media, always is looking for a “reason” for the current Palestinian wave of terror that is unrelated to Palestinian responsibility. It’s always a search for a way to excuse the terror, including the knifings by Palestinian teens of Israelis, particularly targeting Israeli women. A January…
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In Texas, Will License Plate Readers Double as Debt Collectors?

Posted by  ▪  February 1, 2016

Big Brother just got a little stronger

In Texas, Will License Plate Readers Double as Debt Collectors?

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2/1/2016 at 1:30pm
Privacy advocates are not going to like this one. Vigilant Solutions, a vehicle surveillance broker has offered access to its, “massive automated license plate reader databases,” to Texas law enforcement agencies. The catch? Vigilant receives access to outstanding court fees and receives 25% of any delinquent fines. Wired has the story: Vehicle surveillance…
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Is Trump the only one who can beat the Clinton War Room?

Posted by  ▪  February 1, 2016

Trump represents a 200 pound middle finger pointed directly at Hillary Clinton and her attack dogs

Is Trump the only one who can beat the Clinton War Room?

https://twitter.com/TheFix/status/678688616931921921
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2/1/2016 at 11:30am
Logically, Donald Trump should be the worst candidate against the Hillary machine. He has a colorful history that would be an oppo-researcher’s dream.  Like taking candy from a baby. And his negatives are in the stratosphere. Gallup just released a survey showing that Trump’s negatives not only are high, they are of a…
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Vox Don’t Know Much ‘Bout Middle East History

Posted by  ▪  February 1, 2016

Elder of Ziyon Schools Vox on the History of Israel

Vox Don’t Know Much ‘Bout Middle East History

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vBtrTHEQoKg
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2/1/2016 at 10:00am
In the middle of January, I dissected Vox video purporting to distill the Arab-Israeli conflict into 10 minutes. But those ten  minutes were littered with countless errors and omissions. I wasn’ t the only one weighing in, of course. Elder of Ziyon, one of the longest running pro-Israel bloggers has taken the…
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