Posts by Mike LaChance  (Page 344)
 

Hillary Clinton and the Curse of Martha Coakley

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Posted by    Friday, April 8, 2016 at 8:30am 4/8/2016 at 8:30am

Over at Instapundit, Glenn Reynolds asks: Is Hillary Clinton turning into Martha Coakley? It would be great for Republicans if she is.

The column being cited is by Kimberly Atkins of the Boston Herald:

Hillary Clinton better take notice before being Coakleyed

WASHINGTON — The Wisconsin primary — Hillary Clinton’s sixth loss in a...

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Gap Pulls Ad for Being ‘Racially Insensitive’

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Posted by    Thursday, April 7, 2016 at 8:30am 4/7/2016 at 8:30am

Can you tell what’s racist about the image above? Allow me to explain. You see the black girl is nothing more than an arm rest for the white girl. That’s the latest outrage from the left.

The photo was part of an ad for the Gap but they’ve pulled it and apologized. ...

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Obama to ‘Scale up’ Fight Against ISIS

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Posted by    Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at 8:30am 4/6/2016 at 8:30am

President Obama announced Tuesday that he’s planning to bring a greater fight to the terror group ISIS, saying he plans to “scale-up” the fight.

CNN reported:

Obama looks to scale up ISIS fight

President Barack Obama said Tuesday that he was looking for ways to scale up the battle against militants in Iraq and...

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Hillary and Bernie Agree to Debate in Brooklyn

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Posted by    Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 7:00am 4/5/2016 at 7:00am

Hillary Clinton has finally agreed to another debate with Bernie Sanders after days of taunting between the two campaigns. The debate will happen in Brooklyn on April 14th.

Brooklyn is an interesting choice because Clinton’s campaign headquarters is there and it’s also hipster central and therefore, a hotbed of support for Sanders.

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Air France stewardesses reject order to wear headscarves when flying into Iran

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Posted by    Sunday, April 3, 2016 at 11:00am 4/3/2016 at 11:00am

Stewardesses for Air France have been ordered to wear headscarves when flying into Iran’s capital of Tehran and they’re not happy about it. The order has sparked a backlash.

The Telegraph reports:

Air France stewardesses mutiny over order to wear headscarves

Air France stewardesses, furious at being ordered to wear headscarves in Tehran, say...

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Prolonged Primaries Week at Legal Insurrection

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dC4Pvm6Oj4A
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Posted by    Sunday, April 3, 2016 at 9:00am 4/3/2016 at 9:00am
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dC4Pvm6Oj4A

The 2016 primary process is dragging on as the front runners struggle to close the deal.

It’s affecting Democrats…

And Republicans…

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#TheChalkening – Students for Trump troll campuses

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Posted by    Saturday, April 2, 2016 at 12:30pm 4/2/2016 at 12:30pm

Thanks in large part to the Emory University students who pathetically panicked after seeing pro-Trump messages written in chalk on campus sidewalks, pro-Trump messages are now appearing on other college campuses.

The whole thing is going viral on Twitter under the hashtag #TheChalkening.

Here are some choice examples:

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NY phasing in $15 minimum wage

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Posted by    Saturday, April 2, 2016 at 10:30am 4/2/2016 at 10:30am

The State of New York just passed two significant measures. One is a new family leave policy and the other is a new minimum wage of $15 an hour.

Liberals are pretty stoked about both items. Smaller businesses, particularly in hard-hit upstate NY, not so much. Expect the people intended to...

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Cultural Appropriation Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by    Saturday, April 2, 2016 at 8:30am 4/2/2016 at 8:30am

We all learned a valuable lesson about culture this week, didn’t we?

This thing is still going on…

And the left still...

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Police Recommend Charges AGAINST Teen Pepper Sprayed at Trump Event

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XuBMWgMn52I
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Posted by    Friday, April 1, 2016 at 8:30am 4/1/2016 at 8:30am
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A young woman who was pepper sprayed at a Trump rally in Wisconsin this week is facing charges because video from the incident shows she punched an older man in the face.

Some liberal media outlets have been advancing a false narrative that she was sexually assaulted.

Professor Jacobson...

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Rubio Wants to Hold Delegates for Contested Convention

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Posted by    Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 8:30am 3/31/2016 at 8:30am

Marco Rubio may have suspended his presidential campaign but he’s still having an impact on the Republican primary process. He wants to hold onto his delegates for a contested convention and as usual, it’s all about Trump.

NBC News reports:

Rubio Makes Unprecedented Bid to Keep Delegates for Contested Convention

Despite suspending his campaign,...

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Cultural Appropriation Police: Black woman attacks white student for wearing dreadlocks

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Posted by    Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at 8:30am 3/30/2016 at 8:30am

An incident at San Francisco State University captured on a video which is quickly going viral, shows a white male student being confronted by a young black woman who is apparently also a student.

The young man is wearing his hair in dreadlocks and the woman tells him this is a form...

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Obama Still Pushing Refugees After Brussels Attacks

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Posted by    Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at 8:30am 3/29/2016 at 8:30am

Despite the attacks in Brussels just days ago, Obama is still pushing for the U.S. to accept thousands of refugees from Syria and other countries.

In his four minute weekly address which you can watch below, Obama spends the first two and a half minutes talking about the Brussels attack and his...

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Man Who Charged Trump on Stage Pleads Not Guilty

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Posted by    Monday, March 28, 2016 at 8:30am 3/28/2016 at 8:30am

Thomas DiMassimo, who rushed Donald Trump on stage at a recent rally, appeared in court this weekend and pleaded not guilty.

WDTN News reported:

DiMassimo pleads ‘not guilty’ in stage rush case

Thomas DiMassimo, the man accused of rushing the stage during Donald Trump’s rally in Vandalia pleaded not guilty to federal charges.

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American Man Survived Boston, Paris, and Brussels Attacks

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Posted by    Sunday, March 27, 2016 at 1:00pm 3/27/2016 at 1:00pm

Mason Wells is an American Mormon missionary who has now survived the Boston Marathon attack, the Paris terror attack, and the Brussels attack.

For years to come, he’ll be featured in listicles about amazing coincidences.

The New York Post reports:

American who survived Brussels, Paris and Boston terror says he’s ‘lucky’

A 19-year-old Mormon missionary...

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Defending Freedom Week at Legal Insurrection

https://www.nranews.com/series/freedoms-safest-place/video/freedoms-safest-place-you-havent-met-america/episode/freedoms-safest-place-season-1-episode-15-you-havent-met-america
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Posted by    Sunday, March 27, 2016 at 9:00am 3/27/2016 at 9:00am
https://www.nranews.com/series/freedoms-safest-place/video/freedoms-safest-place-you-havent-met-america/episode/freedoms-safest-place-season-1-episode-15-you-havent-met-america

Let’s kick off this week’s review with three great Second Amendment related posts. Is there any chance we could talk Charlie Daniels into running for president?

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Brussels Cancels ‘March Against Fear’ Due to Security Concerns

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Posted by    Sunday, March 27, 2016 at 7:30am 3/27/2016 at 7:30am

A sad irony is taking place in Brussels this weekend as a planned “March Against Fear” has been cancelled after local officials voiced safety concerns.

The AFP reports, via Yahoo News:

Organisers cancel Sunday’s Brussels...

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