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Google searches for “Move to Canada” spike after Trump Super Tuesday success

Posted by  ▪  March 2, 2016

Upside: Easier to get restaurant reservations.

Google searches for “Move to Canada” spike after Trump Super Tuesday success

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3/2/2016 at 3:36pm
A couple of weeks ago, in response to seeing an anti-Trump bumper sticker in Ithaca, I wrote: While I’m not for Trump, I have to admit it would be a guilty pleasure to watch Ithaca progressives running through the streets pulling at their hair and screaming about End Times. Half the town…
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Ben Carson drops out of next debate, sees “no path forward”

Posted by  ▪  March 2, 2016

But not officially “suspending” campaign.

Ben Carson drops out of next debate, sees “no path forward”

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3/2/2016 at 2:14pm
Ben Carson is not officially suspending his campaign, but he’s doing almost that much, telling supporters he sees no “path forward” and dropping out of tomorrow’s debate. Carson released the following statement: “I do not see a political path forward in light of last evening’s Super Tuesday primary results.” I have decided not…
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Another big legal loss for BDS, this time in Spain

Posted by  ▪  March 2, 2016

Spanish town rescinds BDS resolution after legal complaint of unlawful discrimination.

Another big legal loss for BDS, this time in Spain

https://twitter.com/matisyahu/status/635276709156229120
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3/2/2016 at 1:00pm
Opponents of the Boycott, Divest and Sanction (“BDS”) campaign against Israel won a significant tactical victory in hostile territory last month. In January, the city of Aviles, Spain – just inland of the Bay of Biscay on the northern shore of the Iberian Peninsula –  passed a resolution adopting BDS.  The Association…
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Cruz and Rubio playing game of Chicken

Posted by  ▪  March 2, 2016

And neither seems likely to swerve

Cruz and Rubio playing game of Chicken

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3/2/2016 at 11:30am
Even before yesterday’s Super Tuesday primaries, it seemed that Cruz and Rubio were locked in a game of Chicken, and it promised to be a bumpy ride. The same holds true now: The game of chicken, also known as the hawk-dove game or snowdrift game, is an influential model of conflict for…
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The IRS Hack Keeps Getting Worse

Posted by  ▪  March 2, 2016

Another government agency, another hack

The IRS Hack Keeps Getting Worse

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3/2/2016 at 10:00am
In early 2014, the Internal Revenue Service launched a new feature on its website referred to as ‘Get Transcript.’ This feature allowed taxpayers to view and download their transcript, or a document that lists most line items on a tax return and includes accompanying forms and schedules. In May of last year,…
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Italian City Takes Stand Against Multiculturalism

Posted by  ▪  March 2, 2016

Verona preserving its own culture by limiting “ethnic” eateries in city center

Italian City Takes Stand Against Multiculturalism

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3/2/2016 at 8:30am
With the influx of Middle Eastern “refugees” and immigrants, Europe is facing some important questions.  One of which centers on its embrace of the failed multiculturalism experiment that has swept across the western world in recent decades.  Everyone from Angela Merkel to average BBC viewers realize that it’s been a mistake,…
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Larry Wilmore

NEW TONE: Comedy Central Host Fantasizes About Murdering Trump

Posted by  ▪  March 2, 2016

With Justice Scalia’s pillow…

NEW TONE: Comedy Central Host Fantasizes About Murdering Trump

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3/2/2016 at 7:00am
In recent years, whenever a violent tragedy has occurred, the left has been quick to blame the NRA, Republicans, the Tea Party, and conservatives. Then they stand on a soap box and lecture everyone about civility and demand a new tone in our politics. It’ll be interesting to see if any…
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LIVE RESULTS: Super Tuesday

Posted by  ▪  March 1, 2016

600 delegates up for grabs

LIVE RESULTS: Super Tuesday

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3/1/2016 at 7:00pm
Welcome to our Super Tuesday live blog. Be sure to refresh your browser for the latest updates. If you have questions, please post them in the comment section below, and I’ll do my best to answer them for you. Twelve states are in play and approximately 600 delegates up for grabs….
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Andrew Breitbart died 4 years ago today

Posted by  ▪  March 1, 2016

Keeping his memory alive is the least we can do.

Andrew Breitbart died 4 years ago today

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3/1/2016 at 5:30pm
Andrew Breitbart died four years ago today: Very sad news to report, just breaking. Andrew Breitbart is dead…. There are few people who are irreplaceable, but Andrew may have been one of those few. I really can’t add a lot to what I wrote the day of his death, A personal note on the…
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Clinton Camp to Hold Fundraiser With Wall St. and Big Pharma Lobbyists

Posted by  ▪  March 1, 2016

Change!

Clinton Camp to Hold Fundraiser With Wall St. and Big Pharma Lobbyists

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3/1/2016 at 4:00pm
Hillary Clinton is expected to clean up today which means unless she suffers any consequences for her questionable decisions while serving at the State Department, which let’s face it – she won’t, she will be the Democratic Party nominee. Knowing that, Bernie Sanders supporters will surely be excited to know that the…
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Lice

“Super Lice” outbreak hits 25 states

Posted by  ▪  March 1, 2016

Another insect crawls into the news cycle.

“Super Lice” outbreak hits 25 states

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3/1/2016 at 2:30pm
While much recent media attention has been focused on mosquitoes and the Zika virus they transmit, another pest is now crawling into the news cycle. Lice have mutated to resist the pesticide that has been effectively used against them for years, and 25 states are experiencing infestations with “super lice”. A strain of…
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Isis seeks to build dirty bomb

Islamic State gets closer to acquiring radioactive “dirty” bomb

Posted by  ▪  March 1, 2016

Islamic State now has the “knowledge” and “human expertise” to use dirty bomb, says EU report

Islamic State gets closer to acquiring radioactive “dirty” bomb

Isis seeks to build dirty bomb
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3/1/2016 at 1:00pm
According to recent news reports, the Islamic State (Isis) in Iraq and Syria seems to have intensified its efforts to build a “dirty” bomb. The reports coming from Iraq indicate that the terrorist group might already be in the possession of required radioactive material. The material was reportedly stolen from an…
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Trump Admits Times Report, Says Status Of Illegals Is “Negotiable”

Posted by  ▪  March 1, 2016

Donald Trump backs off deportation vow, adopts Rubio position

Trump Admits Times Report, Says Status Of Illegals Is “Negotiable”

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3/1/2016 at 11:30am
For months now, Donald Trump has spouted the same line on immigration, promising to build a border wall and deport people here illegally.  Last night, he admitted he would not deport the 11 million people in the United States illegally.  It was posturing. Trump appeared on Sean Hannity’s show on Fox News. …
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Oberlin anti-Semitic rant Prof hosting BDS event this week

Posted by  ▪  March 1, 2016

At Oberlin, some offensive speech is more protected than others.

Oberlin anti-Semitic rant Prof hosting BDS event this week

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3/1/2016 at 10:00am
Last week The Tower magazine broke the story of a “social justice writing” professor at Oberlin, Joy Karega, who engaged in some bizarre anti-Semitic and anti-Israel commentary on Facebook. The short version is that Karega, at least based on what she posts on Facbeook, sees Zionist and Jewish conspiracies almost everywhere, including…
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When Bernie honeymooned at Lenin’s Tomb

Posted by  ▪  March 1, 2016

How romantic.

When Bernie honeymooned at Lenin’s Tomb

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3/1/2016 at 8:30am
When Bernie Sanders honeymooned in the Soviet Union in 1988, Andrei Sakharov had already been released from internal exile, Refusniks were allowed to leave the country, the press were discussing the legacy of Stalinism and the state was allowing elements of the free market to take hold. The country was in the midst of…
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SFSU protesters: “We have nothing to lose but our chains!”

Posted by  ▪  March 1, 2016

College of Ethnic Studies students protest proposed cuts

SFSU protesters: “We have nothing to lose but our chains!”

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3/1/2016 at 7:00am
I was a Russian Studies Major in college. It involved the study of Russian language, literature and culture, as well as the Soviet State. Among other things, I studied in Moscow. It was an academic endeavor, not political activism. That was old school “ethnic” studies. New school ethnic studies is social justice…
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Sen. Ben Sasse is no fan of Donald Trump

Posted by  ▪  February 29, 2016

“This is the party of Abraham Lincoln, this is not the party of David Duke/Donald Trump.”

Sen. Ben Sasse is no fan of Donald Trump

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2/29/2016 at 8:30pm
On the eve of Super Tuesday, Sen. Ben Sasse is imploring voters to chose anyone but Trump. Sen. Sasse joined Chuck Todd to discuss Trump’s candidacy Monday: “Fundamentally, this party needs to return to its principles of believing in equality under the law and believing in the greatness of the potential of…
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