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Post-Debate Impression: Trump has mastered the art of making Jeb seem small

Posted by  ▪  December 15, 2015

Was this Jeb’s last hurrah?

Post-Debate Impression: Trump has mastered the art of making Jeb seem small

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12/15/2015 at 11:10pm
The CNN Debate just ended, and I have only one clear impression — Donald Trump has so completely emasculated Jeb Bush that this may be Jeb’s last hurrah. Before getting to that, I don’t think there was a clear winner. Trump was Trump; I don’t think he gained or lost support based…
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LIVE REACTIONS: CNN Republican Presidential Debate

Posted by  ▪  December 15, 2015

National security and global terrorism edition

LIVE REACTIONS: CNN Republican Presidential Debate

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12/15/2015 at 8:15pm
Howdy and thanks so much for joining us tonight! CNN, host of tonight’s Republican debate, has a lifestream available to here. If you’d prefer to listen, Salem Radio Network is airing the debate here. Welcome to the main stage! Tonight’s debate will feature… Carly Fiorina Jeb Bush Donald Trump Ben Carson Marco Rubio Ted Cruz Rand Paul John Kasich Chris Christie Watch real…
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Marco Rubio Gets the Star Wars Treatment

Posted by  ▪  December 15, 2015

Thank you, Internet

Marco Rubio Gets the Star Wars Treatment

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12/15/2015 at 7:00pm
Star Wars Episode 7 premiers this weekend. Naturally, the internet has been kind enough to rip bits of the official trailer to make mashups like this one: Despite the campaign logo conclusion, the video is not a product of Rubio’s presidential campaign. But what does Rubio think of the epic sci-fi series? Last…
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Obama’s Lack Of Clarity On ISIS Confounds DOD And Critics Alike

Posted by  ▪  December 15, 2015

While Obama and DOD deflect talk of sending ground troops to Syria, they have offered no plan for defeating ISIS.

Obama’s Lack Of Clarity On ISIS Confounds DOD And Critics Alike

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12/15/2015 at 5:30pm
President Obama and the Defense Department are warning of the dangers of deploying ground troops to Syria without first answering whether ISIS can be defeated without them. Critics say the status quo is not doing the job.  Max Boot wrote in the Wall Street Journal on December 8 that air power alone…
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Freddie Gray Trial VERDICT WATCH: Jury Reports It Is Hung

Posted by  ▪  December 15, 2015

Jury tells Judge Williams they cannot arrive at a verdict; Judge sends them back to try again

Freddie Gray Trial VERDICT WATCH: Jury Reports It Is Hung

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12/15/2015 at 4:00pm
UPDATE (5:37PM, 12/15/15): That’s it for today, folks. No verdict, and jury sent home for the night. Deliberations start up again in the morning. UPDATE (4:01PM, 12/15/15): In a shocking statement, trial Judge William Barry told the hung jury to “Compromise if you can do so without violence to your own moral judgement,” according to…
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Cash Poor Democrats Want Taxpayers to Fund Their Convention

Posted by  ▪  December 15, 2015

Metaphor Alert

Cash Poor Democrats Want Taxpayers to Fund Their Convention

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12/15/2015 at 2:45pm
Last month we reported that the DNC was going into debt while the RNC was raising millions. In a new but related development, the cash poor Democrats want taxpayers to help pay for their national convention. Stephen Dinan reported at the Washington Times: Struggling DNC craves tax dollars for convention Already struggling…
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LI #47 LAUSD Bomb Day Announcement

Credible Bomb Threat Closes Los Angeles School System

Posted by  ▪  December 15, 2015

New York officials declare similar threat a hoax.

Credible Bomb Threat Closes Los Angeles School System

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12/15/2015 at 1:15pm
Last week, we reported that one of the San Bernardino killers, Syed Rizwan Farook, had pictures of educational institutions on his camera, indicating that high school and college campuses were potentially being targeted for future terror acts. Tuesday, the entire Los Angeles Unified School District has been shut down because of credible…
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Texan Sues Ford Dealer After Truck with Company Logo Used by Syrian Fighters

Posted by  ▪  December 15, 2015

How did the truck get to Syria to begin with?

Texan Sues Ford Dealer After Truck with Company Logo Used by Syrian Fighters

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12/15/2015 at 11:45am
What would you do if your old truck adorned with your business name and phone number became part of a viral photo? Assumed to be a “terrorist sympathizer” by many viewing the photo, this Texan plumber sued the dealership. Chechen Jaish al Muhajireen wal Ansar using plumbing truck against regime in #Aleppo…
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Freddie Gray Trial: Defense Moves for Mistrial After Schools Warn of Riots

Posted by  ▪  December 15, 2015

Judge denies motion after letter to parents warned of “civil disorder” following verdict

Freddie Gray Trial: Defense Moves for Mistrial After Schools Warn of Riots

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12/15/2015 at 10:20am
The defense counsel for Officer William Porter has moved for a mistrial after discovering that the Baltimore City Public Schools sent home a letter with students cautioning parents in which the CEO of the school system wrote: I am very concerned about the possibility of civil disorders following announcements of the verdict. That full…
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Oberlin College students circulate 14-page Demand List (Updated)

Posted by  ▪  December 15, 2015

Seek to “deconstruct imperialism, white supremacy, capitalism, ableism, and a cissexist heteropatriarchy” and to divest from Israel.

Oberlin College students circulate 14-page Demand List (Updated)

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12/15/2015 at 9:00am
Many college campuses are seeing sets of “Demands” issued by students to administrations, often seeking to suppress speech the students deem offensive and to increase faculty and student affirmative action policies and programs. Hamilton College students using the name “The Movement” recently set what was believed to be a record 83 Demands….
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Ohio Secretary of State: Trump Can’t Run as an Independent in Ohio

Posted by  ▪  December 15, 2015

Or can he?

Ohio Secretary of State: Trump Can’t Run as an Independent in Ohio

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12/15/2015 at 7:00am
Both Donald Trump and Ben Carson have stated that if the GOP attempts to manipulate the primary process they will run as independents. Trump tweeted: According to the Columbus Dispatch, March is the latest that they can launch independent runs. State filing deadlines would give the two Republicans until about March to launch independent…
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Trump attack on Cruz straight from “crazy” liberal media playbook

Posted by  ▪  December 14, 2015

If you are a Republican, you don’t actually need to be crazy to be crazied by the media.

Trump attack on Cruz straight from “crazy” liberal media playbook

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12/14/2015 at 8:05pm
I noted the other night that Donald Trump may have opened the “Overton Window” for Ted Cruz, by making Cruz acceptable to both Republican establishment types and general election voters who otherwise would have considered him Cruz conservative. I noted the fear of a liberal who wrote: Donald Trump looks like the warm-up…
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Bowe Bergdahl to Face Court Martial

Posted by  ▪  December 14, 2015

. . . and possible life sentence

Bowe Bergdahl to Face Court Martial

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12/14/2015 at 6:00pm
Bowe Bergdahl, who reportedly left his post to go look for al Queda, was charged with desertion and misbehavior before the enemy.  Today, it was announced that Bergdahl will face a court martial and a possible life sentence. CNN reports: U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl will face a military court on charges of…
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Freddie Gray Trial: VERDICT WATCH

Posted by  ▪  December 14, 2015

Jury deliberating fate of Officer William Porter

Freddie Gray Trial: VERDICT WATCH

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12/14/2015 at 4:00pm
UPDATE (12/14/15, 5:39PM): Jurors dismissed for the day, back to deliberations at 8:30AM tomorrow. UPDATE (12/14/15, 5:22PM): Both prosecution and defense agree with Judge Williams that no additional legal definitions will be provided to the jury. UPDATE (12/14/15, 5:11PM): Jury asks for legal definitions of “evil motive,” “bad faith” and “not honestly.”  That doesn’t bode well for…
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DHS Policy Prohibits Looking at Visa Applicant Social Media Posts

Posted by  ▪  December 14, 2015

Yes, really

DHS Policy Prohibits Looking at Visa Applicant Social Media Posts

https://twitter.com/ABCInvestigates/status/673845589315067904
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12/14/2015 at 3:00pm
Daesh (ISIS) is waging digital war and the Department of Homeland Security refuses to look at an applicant’s digital footprint. That seems smart. But that’s not even the worst part. DHS kept the no social media policy in place for fear of “bad public relations.” Terrorist attacks on the homeland? Meh. We can’t…
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Trey Gowdy Grills DHS Official on Due Process

Posted by  ▪  December 14, 2015

“Can you name another Constitutional right that is chilled, until you find out it’s chilled, then you have to petition the government to get it back?”

Trey Gowdy Grills DHS Official on Due Process

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12/14/2015 at 1:15pm
Last week, Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC) schooled an official from the Department of Homeland Security on our Constitutionally protected right to due process. “Let me ask you another question about the terrorism list, what process if afforded a U.S. citizen before they go on that list?” Gowdy asked. After a brief pause, Ms….
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France: Front National blocked, not defeated

Posted by  ▪  December 14, 2015

Last-minute tactical alliance between mainstream parties block Front National in bid for historic win

France: Front National blocked, not defeated

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12/14/2015 at 11:30am
There was a sense of panic on the political stage in France as two mainstream parties Conservatives and Socialists scrambled to prevent French regional government from falling into the hands of Front National in the second round of the voting. Last week, Front National under the leadership of Marine Le Pen had emerged as…
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