Posts by William A. Jacobson  (Page 14)
 

“Hey Hey, Ho Ho, Austerity Has Got To Go” — Oberlin College students protest union staff layoffs

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Posted by    Thursday, February 20, 2020 at 8:30pm 2/20/2020 at 8:30pm
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As we were the first to report, Under financial stress, Oberlin College seeks to end unionized custodial and dining hall services:

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A contrary view: Mini Mike isn’t done despite debate debacle

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Posted by    Thursday, February 20, 2020 at 9:04am 2/20/2020 at 9:04am
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Mike Bloomberg had a terrible night at the Las Vegas debate. On that point, I’m in agreement with the conventional wisdom.

I’m not in agreement that he is done as a candidate, assuming he’s still willing to spend an additional half-billion dollars on advertising, paying social media ‘influencers’ to hype him, and...

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Bloomberg campaign: Mike will not be standing on a box at #DemDebate

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Posted by    Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at 7:00pm 2/19/2020 at 7:00pm
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I can’t get the image of Mike Bloomberg standing on a box out of my head, can you?

That imagery was painted by Trump when he claimed that “Mini Mike” wanted to stand on a box for debates.

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Rep. Maxine Waters: I want AG William Barr “out of DOJ, disbarred, disgraced, & investigated”

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Posted by    Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at 5:30pm 2/19/2020 at 5:30pm
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It was easy to laugh at Democrat Rep. Maxine Waters when she repeated early and often that she wanted Trump impeached.

But when Democrats regained control of the House in 2018, Waters was among the leaders in pushing towards and achieving impeachment.

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Blago is Back – Trump commutes sentence of former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich

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Posted by    Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at 8:00pm 2/18/2020 at 8:00pm
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Blago. What’s in a name?

Today, Trump commuted the sentence of former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich:

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Under financial stress, Oberlin College seeks to end unionized custodial and dining hall services

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Posted by    Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at 5:01pm 2/18/2020 at 5:01pm
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Oberlin College has been under financial stress for a number of years, in part the result of problems filling incoming classes. for the tuition-dependent school. There have been cutbacks in many areas of the campus, including faculty.

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UC-Berkeley anti-Israel activists rip up photo of Rasmea Odeh’s terror victims

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Posted by    Sunday, February 16, 2020 at 9:00pm 2/16/2020 at 9:00pm

Rasmea Odeh is a terrorist who not only was convicted of killing two Israeli students, she lied to get into the U.S. and become a U.S. citizen.

Odeh was convicted of immigration fraud and deported in September 2017. Now she’s making a comeback on campuses, glorified by groups like Students for Justice...

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Politico: Trump expects to achieve goal of 450 miles of border wall by year end

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Posted by    Sunday, February 16, 2020 at 12:00pm 2/16/2020 at 12:00pm

“If true” this would be a big accomplishment and promise kept.

Despite Democrats throwing everything they have at preventing funding of a border wall, Trump has used various budget maneuvers to transfer already authorized funds from other governmental agencies to building a border wall.

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To Dox The Store Clerk or Not, That Remains The Question In Gibson’s Bakery v. Oberlin College

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Posted by    Saturday, February 15, 2020 at 9:00pm 2/15/2020 at 9:00pm

All has been quiet lately on the Gibson’s Bakery v. Oberlin College front. The case is on appeal, with a short remand to the trial court to memorialize certain oral trial rulings so that the record is complete for appeal.

As we documented previously, there is ancillary litigation in the trial court...

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Sen. Ben Sasse on Michael Avenatti conviction: “Avenatti is a D-list attorney but a Grade-A scumbag”

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Posted by    Friday, February 14, 2020 at 5:36pm 2/14/2020 at 5:36pm
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Michael Avenatti was convicted today of extortion against Nike.

Avenatti represented discredited accuser Julie Swetnick in the Brett Kavanaugh confirmation hearings. Among the many enemies Avenatti made in going after Kavanaugh was Sen. Ben Sasse:

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Michael Avenatti found GUILTY in Nike Extortion Case

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Posted by    Friday, February 14, 2020 at 2:36pm 2/14/2020 at 2:36pm
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Infamous anti-Trump lawyer, and one-time possible Democrat presidential candidate, Michael Avenatti has been found guilty on all counts in the Nike Extortion case.

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James Carville to Bernie Sanders: “At least I’m not a communist”

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Posted by    Thursday, February 13, 2020 at 8:40pm 2/13/2020 at 8:40pm
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Is Bernie Sanders a *mere* Socialist, or a full-blown commie? That will, of course, be a topic of debate in the general election should Bernie be the nominee.

That’s a debate that terrifies the Democrat establishment, which fears Bernie at the top of the ticket could

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While you were focused on New Hampshire, more Trump judicial nominees were confirmed

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Posted by    Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 9:00pm 2/12/2020 at 9:00pm
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Look, Iowa caucus debacle! Look, Bernie v. Mayor Pete v. Amy for America in New Hampshire. Look, Biden has fled to South Carolina, his campaign graveyard, I mean, firewall.

There you (and we) go again, chasing the media squirrel.

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Warren Campaign Obituary: She tried to fake it, but America didn’t buy it

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Posted by    Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at 9:05pm 2/11/2020 at 9:05pm
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Elizabeth Warren did poorly in Iowa, despite laying claim to having built the earliest, largest, and most sophisticated field operation. The caucus vote-counting confusion provided cover for Warren to escape relatively unscathed.

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California Dreaming

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Posted by    Monday, February 10, 2020 at 9:30pm 2/10/2020 at 9:30pm

I’m back from California. In less than 72 hours on the ground, I packed in three important events, including a talk on campus free speech and culture for the Cornell and Harvard Clubs in Orange County, a panel appearance about anti-Israel activism on campuses at the national conference of Alums for...

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Oberlin College settles lawsuit by professor fired after spreading anti-Semitic conspiracy theories

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Posted by    Thursday, February 6, 2020 at 7:30pm 2/6/2020 at 7:30pm

You may remember Joy Karega, a former Oberlin College “social justice writing” professor.

Karega was caught spreading batsh*t crazy conspiracy theories on Facebook, many focusing on world control by Jews.

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I held my nose and voted for Mitt Romney, and all I got was this lousy impeachment vote

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Posted by    Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at 9:00pm 2/5/2020 at 9:00pm

Surprisingly, I’m not angry at Mitt Romney for his vote to convict Donald Trump for abuse of power and to remove him from office. I disagree with it, strongly, but anger isn’t my emotion. “Fool me once, shame on you, fool me twice, shame on me” is more my emotion. D...

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