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Waiting for Obama speech on 20,000 missing Libyan surface-to-air missiles

Posted by  ▪  September 27, 2011

Waiting for Obama speech on 20,000 missing Libyan surface-to-air missiles

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9/27/2011 at 3:00pm
ABC has an exclusive: video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player Some exclusive. In fact, I ran a post on it earlier this month, Let the Libya “unexpected” consequences begin: Such as a “no fly zone” over all of northern Africa, spreading across the globe, because while we broke Muammar Gaddafi’s army, we didn’t fix the problem…
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Chris Christie, or the virtues of Honey Badgers

Posted by  ▪  September 27, 2011

Chris Christie, or the virtues of Honey Badgers

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9/27/2011 at 2:00pm
There has been a ton of speculation that Chris Christie may run for president after his speech at the Reagan Library.  Now that the hype about Perry and Bachmann has dwindled, the first-term NJ Gov would generate a storm of media attention. I would be ecstatic if Christie entered the race. That’s because…
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“All the working people”

Posted by  ▪  September 27, 2011

“All the working people”

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9/27/2011 at 12:30pm
My guess is that none of these dancers has ever been a “working people.”  (h/t @jpodhoretz) I would not be surprised to see this troupe at an Aroma Cafe soon.  Hurry up kiddies, rehearsals have started already.
 

Obama accent-uates

Posted by  ▪  September 27, 2011

Obama accent-uates

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9/27/2011 at 11:43am
I’ve been meaning to post about Obama’s speech to the Congressional Black Caucus, now famous for its “stop complainin” verbiage: “I expect all of you to march with me and press on.  Take off your bedroom slippers, put on your marching shoes. Shake it off. Stop  complaining, stop grumbling, stop crying. We…
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Sue, Sarah, Sue? No.

Posted by  ▪  September 27, 2011

Sue, Sarah, Sue? No.

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9/27/2011 at 10:01am
Sarah Palin justifiably is outraged at the latest Joe McGinniss outrage. In addition to knowing that McGinniss and Random House published lies about her, Palin now has evidence not usually available to libel plaintiffs, in the form of an e-mail obtained by Andrew Breitbart in which McGinniss admits to not having the…
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Berkeley Bake Sale, MSA 11, Display The Unversity of California Leftists’ Playbook – And Their Hypocrisy

Posted by  ▪  September 27, 2011

Berkeley Bake Sale, MSA 11, Display The Unversity of California Leftists’ Playbook – And Their Hypocrisy

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9/27/2011 at 9:26am
As CNN reports, and as Kathleen covered yesterday, the Berkeley campus is up in arms over the Berkeley College Republicans’ Increase Diversity Bake Sale.  The publicity stunt, scheduled for today,  is intended to show the discrimination inherent in affirmative action by selling cupcakes at different prices based on one’s level of “minorityness.” While…
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The Jewish Vote Poll Isn’t, And Is, As Bad As It Looks

Posted by  ▪  September 27, 2011

The Jewish Vote Poll Isn’t, And Is, As Bad As It Looks

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9/27/2011 at 8:00am
While I certainly share Professor Jacobson’s skepticism of the GOP’s chances with Jewish voters in 2012, like Jennifer Rubin, I also see opportunities for significant growth, particularly if Mitt Romney is our nominee. The AJC poll showed Romney behind Obama by 50% to 32%.  Under the quick and dirty assumption that the…
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A rising tide week (Miami)

Posted by  ▪  September 27, 2011

A rising tide week (Miami)

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9/27/2011 at 7:00am
Things are so bad people can’t even afford to buy bumper stickers anymore. Another installment of the “we’re mad as …” series this week. Spotted by reader Larry in Miami, who apologizes for the “Socialism” bumper sticker being cut off, he says the full sticker is “Socialism = Trickle Up Poverty”:
 

No one expects the Rabbinic Left

Posted by  ▪  September 26, 2011

No one expects the Rabbinic Left

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9/26/2011 at 5:21pm
Aternative blog post title:  Why Jews still will vote for Obama, regardless. I know, you have a dream, that one day American Jews will judge political candidates by the content of their character not the “D” or “R” next to their names.  I told you time and again to keep in mind…
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College Republican Activism

Posted by  ▪  September 26, 2011

College Republican Activism

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9/26/2011 at 3:30pm
It’s one of the top news stories across the web: Pay-by-race bake sale still on. the controversial “Increase Diversity Bake Sale” hosted by the Berkeley College Republicans is still on, the club’s president said, despite “grossly misguided comments” and threats aimed at supporters of the University of California, Berkeley, student group. During the…
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Me on WRKO (Boston) last night

Posted by  ▪  September 26, 2011

Me on WRKO (Boston) last night

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9/26/2011 at 11:42am
I was the guest of Kevin Whalen of Pundit Review on WRKO in Boston.  WRKO is one of the major Boston stations which covers almost all of New England, and the Pundit Review has had the Sunday night spot for several years. We covered Rick Perry, the debates, Herman Cain, Newt, Israel, and…
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Obama Administration Apparently Leaks Misleading Story To Seem More Pro-Israel Than Bush

Posted by  ▪  September 26, 2011

Obama Administration Apparently Leaks Misleading Story To Seem More Pro-Israel Than Bush

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9/26/2011 at 10:04am
The News Beast reports that Obama sold Israel bunker buster bombs that the Bush administration had previously blocked in 2005. The problem: In 2007, the Bush arranged for the bombs to be delivered in the 2009-2010 time period, which they were.  Newsweek of course dutifully spun the story to emphasize Bush’s original…
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Cain and Palin win Legal Insurrection Straw Poll

Posted by  ▪  September 26, 2011

Cain and Palin win Legal Insurrection Straw Poll

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9/26/2011 at 9:14am
Over 2400 votes cast. Herman Cain wins with an overwhelming 46%  based on the current field, with Perry (21%) and Romney (10%) far behind.  Sarah Palin wins big in an expanded field including Chris Christie, at 58% with Cain dropping to second at 14%, Christie at 13% , Perry at 8% and Romney at 3.5%.   (These numbers…
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Things you may have missed

Posted by  ▪  September 26, 2011

Things you may have missed

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9/26/2011 at 8:26am
if you were not here this weekend: Stages:  Where are you at? Denial? Bargaining? Netanyahu gave a great speech at the U.N., and Abbas is still lying about his true intentions. Wow, just wow. 1st ever Saturday Night Card Game Readers’ Choice Award More Perry debate performance fall out. The Widener law prof. wins an important procedural…
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A rising tide week (Minneapolis)

Posted by  ▪  September 26, 2011

A rising tide week (Minneapolis)

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9/26/2011 at 7:00am
Thanks to all the readers who have been sending bumper sticker photos. One thing I’ve noticed is that a lot of drivers are willing to express themselves is quite vehement terms against Obama and Democrats.  Has the fear of getting keyed or worse worn off? Like this rear window sign spotted by reader…
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The best thing about Republican primary disarray

Posted by  ▪  September 25, 2011

The best thing about Republican primary disarray

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9/25/2011 at 7:44pm
No one can legitimately complain that the deck was stacked, there was an anointed winner, the Tea Party movement was shut out, or the candidates have not been put through the ropes and the wringer. It may not end where we want it to end. But regardless, we will be stronger against Obama…
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The Palestinians mean exactly what they say

Posted by  ▪  September 25, 2011

The Palestinians mean exactly what they say

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9/25/2011 at 3:02pm
when they are talking amongst themselves or to Arabic media, and what they are saying is that the state they seek from the U.N. is just the first step in the destruction of Israel, as stated by Fatah Central Committee Member Abbas Zaki (h/t Israel Matzav)(emphasis mine): The settlement should be based upon…
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