Posts by Amy Miller  (Page 2)
 

American Teenager Murdered in Palestinian Attack

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Posted by    Thursday, November 19, 2015 at 3:00pm 11/19/2015 at 3:00pm

Today, American Yeshiva student Ezra Schwartz was murdered in the Gush Etzion area of the West Bank in Jerusalem. He was one of three killed when a Palestinian terrorist open fired into a traffic jam.

The Jerusalem Post reports:

Seven others were lightly wounded in the attack, two Israeli women and five...

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ISIS Threatens Attack on Times Square in New Video

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 8:43pm 11/18/2015 at 8:43pm

Earlier this year, I dove in to the world of ISIS propaganda with a piece explaining that ISIS is using digital media to both recruit new members, and make it more difficult for international intelligence officials...

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Stop Reading About Terrorists and Laugh at these People in Wigs Instead

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 6:45pm 11/18/2015 at 6:45pm

The world is horrible today.

This week.

This month.

Year? Let’s not quibble about when the horribleness started.

Earlier I was scrolling through the blog and I realized that, for the most part, everything that we (and by “we,” I mean conservatives at large) have been focus...

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Bomb Scare Rocks German Soccer Stadium, Officials Give “All Clear”

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at 4:11pm 11/17/2015 at 4:11pm

A soccer match between Germany and the Netherlands has been canceled over the “concrete threat” of a planned bomb attack.

Hanover, Germany is the latest site of two separate terror scares in the wake of Friday’s massacres in Paris, France. French intelligence officials gave the all clear just moments ago (as...

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Trump and Cruz are Definitely Breaking Up

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at 1:39pm 11/17/2015 at 1:39pm

Way back in September, when we were still young and naive in our belief that conservatives would overcome the odds and rally around The One sooner rather than later, I attended an anti-Iran nuclear deal rally on Capitol Hill. The event was headlined by Donald Trump and Ted Cruz, and featured...

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Russia Confirms Terrorism Downed Jet in Sinai

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at 11:44am 11/17/2015 at 11:44am

Today the Russian Federal Security Service confirmed that a terrorist bomb was responsible for the crash and destruction of a Russian passenger jet in the Sinai last month.

2.2 pounds of TNT explosives were used to bring the plane down in what officials are saying was “definitely a terrorist act.” Alexander...

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U.S. Makes Another Arms Dump for Syrian Arab Coalition

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Posted by    Monday, November 16, 2015 at 9:49pm 11/16/2015 at 9:49pm

Over the weekend the U.S. military completed its second arms delivery to the Syrian Arab Coalition. The supplies were delivered to Erbil and then carried west.

The Syrian Arab Coalition is an “umbrella group” consisting of 5000 Arab forces that have joined together with Kurdish fighters to take on the Islamic...

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Gallup: American Approval* of Obama’s Performance Hits High Note

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Posted by    Monday, November 16, 2015 at 7:45pm 11/16/2015 at 7:45pm
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President Obama’s approval ratings may be circling the drain, but a new Gallup poll released today shows that they’re slightly less terrible than usual.

Small miracles?

American approval of Obama’s handling of health care and the economy just clocked in at 44%, which represents a three-year high in both categories. The...

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LIVE: Democratic Debate in Iowa

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Posted by    Saturday, November 14, 2015 at 8:45pm 11/14/2015 at 8:45pm

Earlier this week, fellow LI contributor Kemberlee Kaye remarked, “[o]nly a terrible party would hold a debate on a Saturday night.”

Too true. Tonight, Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, and Martin O’Malley will come together for a two hour debate at 9 pm EST—ensuring that almost no one will bear immediate witness to...

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U.S. Launches Drone Strike at “Jihadi John”

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Posted by    Friday, November 13, 2015 at 7:00am 11/13/2015 at 7:00am

Late yesterday the Pentagon announced that it launched a drone strike against Islamic State terrorist Mohammed Emwazi, the man who served as the “face” of the group’s gruesome and infamous beheading videos.

Emwazi, also known as “Jihadi John,” was wounded a year ago during airstrikes in Anbar Province that killed 10...

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New Intelligence Suggests “Two Hour Timer” Involved in Russian Jet Crash

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Posted by    Thursday, November 12, 2015 at 4:15pm 11/12/2015 at 4:15pm

Investigators sifting through the remains of a Russian jet that crashed in the Sinai last week have uncovered intelligence about a “two hour timer,” and are connecting it with their working theory that an ISIS affiliate in the region planted a bomb on the plane’s fuel lines before it left the...

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Fiorina Responds to Stranglegate, Comes Out on Top

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Posted by    Thursday, November 12, 2015 at 1:06pm 11/12/2015 at 1:06pm

Earlier this week, Hillary Clinton cackled away comments about Carly Fiorina made during a New Hampshire town hall that, if made by any other conservative candidate, would be cause for healing circles and peace rallies all across America.

During a Q&A on veterans’ issues, a man—who is a veteran and who...

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Another ALL IMPORTANT Legal Insurrection Republican Nomination READER POLL

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at 8:20pm 11/11/2015 at 8:20pm

I was pleased with last night’s debate. When all was said and done, I was happy to see my fellow primary voters hacking away at each other over who “won,” who was “the most presidential,” and who did and did not belong on the main stage.

This means progress, people.

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More Mizzou Madness: Prof Under Fire Over Exam Outrage

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at 6:15pm 11/11/2015 at 6:15pm

The Mizzou clown show continued today with the online flogging and ensuing resignation of Dr. Dale Brigham, a professor in the university’s Nutrition and Exercise Physiology Department.

Breaking News from a local NBC affiliate tells me that Brigham’s resignation was not accepted by the university. We’re waiting for more details.

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Netanyahu: No “Second Front” for Iran in Golan Heights

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at 4:30pm 11/10/2015 at 4:30pm

This week Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu traveled to Washington for his first meeting with President Barack Obama since the passage of the Iran nuclear deal. It was their first face-to-face conversation in over a year, and while DC journalists largely pitched the meeting as a welcome relief to the normally-tortured...

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Video: Hillary Clinton thinks violence against women is funny?

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at 2:41pm 11/10/2015 at 2:41pm

Mark today on your calendars as the day that Hillary Clinton stared boldly into the face of an aggressive and violent patriarchy—and cackled.

Actually, what happened was that an attendee at a Team Clinton Q&A on veterans and the military got a little too heated with his comments about Carly Fiorina,...

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Not even MSNBC knows what the hell just happened at Mizzou

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at 1:13pm 11/10/2015 at 1:13pm

On this morning’s episode of Morning Joe, Joe Scarborough and his fellow panelists dove deep into the University of Missouri race controversy, focusing on the forced resignations of university president Tom Wolfe and chancellor R. Bowen Loftin. During the discussion, Scarborough did the unthinkable, and asked the question we’ve all been...

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