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“Not My President” Protests Across Country Fizzle

Posted by  ▪  February 21, 2017

Short on substance, high on hype

“Not My President” Protests Across Country Fizzle

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2/21/2017 at 6:05pm
Organizers across the country put together “not my President” protests which took place Monday — President’s Day. A schmorgesborg of complaints, few actually related to anything President Trump has done, these protests were meant to highlight the so-called “resistance” movement. CBS News interviewed protesters at various locations. Some of their concerns: In…
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“Popcorn Shooting” Defendant Has Self-Defense Immunity Hearing

Posted by  ▪  February 21, 2017

Goal: Show that shooting was more likely than not self-defense

“Popcorn Shooting” Defendant Has Self-Defense Immunity Hearing

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2/21/2017 at 4:00pm
It was three years ago last month that retired police officer Curtis Reeves, then 71 years old, shot and killed 43-year-old Chad Oulsen in a Florida movie theater. The case became known as the “popcorn shooting” because the shooting allegedly happened over spilled popcorn. Reeves has been charged with second degree murder and aggravated battery….
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Nikki Haley’s epic Moynihan-like defense of Israel at U.N.

Posted by  ▪  February 21, 2017

“I’m here to say the United States will not turn a blind eye to this anymore”

Nikki Haley’s epic Moynihan-like defense of Israel at U.N.

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2/21/2017 at 2:30pm
Nikki Haley always has been pro-Israel. But as U.N. Ambassador, she doesn’t get to voice purely personal opinions, but rather, speaks for the administration. Yet, any ambassador cannot help but bring his or her own style and wording to the job. We certainly saw that with Ambassador Daniel Patrick Moynihan, when he lambasted the…
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Georgetown Prof Reportedly Thinks Slavery, Rape OK Under Islam

Posted by  ▪  February 21, 2017

“Slaves in Islamic civilization were mostly investments.”

Georgetown Prof Reportedly Thinks Slavery, Rape OK Under Islam

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2/21/2017 at 1:30pm
This is shocking. How can a professor say such things are justified for any reason? Campus Reform reports: Islamic Studies prof: slavery, rape OK under Islam Georgetown University professor of Islamic Studies Jonathan Brown is under fire following a lecture he gave defending slavery and rape under Islamic law, arguing that slavery is not…
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Some States Want to Raise Gas Tax for First Time in Decades

Posted by  ▪  February 21, 2017

Added revenue will help fix infrastructure.

Some States Want to Raise Gas Tax for First Time in Decades

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2/21/2017 at 1:00pm
With higher construction costs and low revenue from low pump sales, a few states have considered raising the gasoline tax in an effort to raise funds for infrastructure. President Donald Trump has promised to put forth $1 trillion to fix infrastructure across the country, but state officials have realized they need to…
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Remember, Do Not Open Your Door for Unknown Cattle!

Posted by  ▪  February 21, 2017

Eat More Chicken?

Remember, Do Not Open Your Door for Unknown Cattle!

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2/21/2017 at 12:00pm
Police in Suffield, CT, had some fun after they found escaped cows at a house’s doorstep. They wanted to remind people to never open your doors to cattle you do not know! From WessMassNews.com: Suffield Police had a picture perfect moment this morning after being dispatched on a call about cows on the…
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DHS Issues Guidelines on Dealing With Illegal Immigration

Posted by  ▪  February 21, 2017

Steps include hiring more agents, ending catch and release, but will allow those under DACA to stay.

DHS Issues Guidelines on Dealing With Illegal Immigration

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2/21/2017 at 11:30am
The Department of Homeland Secretary has issued memos that provide new guidelines for immigration. These include hiring more agents and ending “catch-and-release,” but kept Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) intact. Due to security concerns, Secretary Kelly wants to hire 10,000 ICE agents and 5,000 border patrol agents. From The Washington Post: The new…
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Newspaper Calls for Reinstatement of Student Suspended for Exposing Teacher’s Anti-Trump Rant

Posted by  ▪  February 21, 2017

“This is absolutely disgusting.”

Newspaper Calls for Reinstatement of Student Suspended for Exposing Teacher’s Anti-Trump Rant

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2/21/2017 at 10:30am
We covered the rant with video in a prior post. The editors of the OC Register are sticking up for the student. Check out this editorial: Recall board if OCC student isn’t reinstated Orange Coast College has turned its back on academic freedom and integrity with the suspension of Caleb O’Neil for recording Olga…
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Over 100 Jewish headstones in Missouri cemetery vandalized

Posted by  ▪  February 21, 2017

May be connected to threats to over 60 Jewish centers around the country.

Over 100 Jewish headstones in Missouri cemetery vandalized

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2/21/2017 at 10:00am
Vandals have inflected serious damage on dozens of headstones at a Jewish cemetery near St. Louis, MO. …The damage is at Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery at Olive and Hanley. Police said the damage took place over the weekend. Some family members drove to the cemetery Monday evening to see if their loved one’s…
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‘Thank you, Jesus’: Morning Joe’s Chorus of Praise for McMaster Pick

Posted by  ▪  February 21, 2017

Panel praises not just McMaster, but Trump for choosing him

‘Thank you, Jesus’: Morning Joe’s Chorus of Praise for McMaster Pick

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2/21/2017 at 8:30am
Mike Barnicle, of all people, set the tone for the opening segment of today’s Morning Joe, exclaiming “thank you, Jesus” in response to President Trump’s pick of H.R. McMaster to take over from Michael Flynn as National Security Adviser. The segment was one belated Valentines Day bouquet of praise for McMaster, coming…
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College’s Writing Center Claims American Grammar is ‘Racist’

Posted by  ▪  February 21, 2017

“restricting opportunities and privileges because of the way people communicate”

College’s Writing Center Claims American Grammar is ‘Racist’

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2/21/2017 at 7:30am
In the future, everything will be racist for 15 minutes. Oh wait, that’s happening now. The Daily Caller reports: College Writing Center Declares American Grammar A ‘Racist,’ ‘Unjust Language Structure’ An “antiracist” poster in a college writing center insists American grammar is “racist” and an “unjust language structure,” promising to prioritize rhetoric over “grammatical…
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Filmmaker Confirms Numbers on Refugees And Crime in Sweden

Posted by  ▪  February 21, 2017

“the murder rate [in Sweden] is up almost 70 percent”

Filmmaker Confirms Numbers on Refugees And Crime in Sweden

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2/21/2017 at 7:00am
During his rally in Florida this weekend, Trump brought up the problems some countries in Europe and elsewhere are having with refugees. He singled out Sweden and the left, including many people in media, jumped on it. It turns out, Trump was basing his claims on a segment from the Tucker Carlson…
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Why you MUST sign up for Morning Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  February 20, 2017

And a bonus update on the State of Legal Insurrection.

Why you MUST sign up for Morning Insurrection

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2/20/2017 at 8:30pm
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James Mattis: America ‘Not in Iraq to Seize Anybody’s Oil’

Posted by  ▪  February 20, 2017

U.S. forces will continue to help Iraq to expel the Islamic State.

James Mattis: America ‘Not in Iraq to Seize Anybody’s Oil’

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2/20/2017 at 7:00pm
Secretary of Defense James Mattis held talks with Iraqi leaders on Monday where he promised them that America has not interfered with the country to take its oil. From The Wall Street Journal: “I think all of us here in this room, all of us in America, have paid for our gas…
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Video Shows Kim Jung Un’s Brother’s Murder

Posted by  ▪  February 20, 2017

Kim Jong Nam died on the way to the hospital.

Video Shows Kim Jung Un’s Brother’s Murder

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2/20/2017 at 6:00pm
Security footage from Kuala Lamar airport in Malaysia supposedly shows the moment when the woman murdered Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un. From CBS News: The chilling security camera footage shows Kim navigating the busy airport last Monday, just moments before he’s attacked. As he st…
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Jose Canseco Issues Stern Warning Over the Rise of Robots

Posted by  ▪  February 20, 2017

“All humans we need to wake the f*ck up”

Jose Canseco Issues Stern Warning Over the Rise of Robots

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2/20/2017 at 5:30pm
Former Major League baseball player Jose Canseco won’t be welcoming our new robotic overlords anytime soon. Monday, Canseco published a flurry of tweets warning about the mechanization of jobs once held by humans. Don’t worry, robots “won’t attack and kill us like in the movies,” they’ll just steal all of our jerbs. The…
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John Kerry Taking Global Affairs Position at Yale

Posted by  ▪  February 20, 2017

“specializing in law, management, forestry & environmental studies”

John Kerry Taking Global Affairs Position at Yale

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2/20/2017 at 4:30pm
It looks like John Kerry is headed to Yale now that his gig at the State Department is over. The Daily Caller reported: John Kerry Retreats To The Ivy League Without His Coveted Nobel Peace Prize John Kerry will become Yale University’s first Distinguished Fellow for Global Affairs, a capacity in which he will…
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