Posts by William A. Jacobson  (Page 30)
 

Zina Bash is doing okay, and she’s trolling the #StopKavanaugh haters

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Posted by    Friday, September 7, 2018 at 9:00am 9/7/2018 at 9:00am

The internet mob attack on Zina Bash was the lowest point in days filled with low points of disruptions and protests against Brett Kavanaugh.

Bash, a former law clerk to Brett Kavanaugh whose husband is a U.S. Attorney appointed by Trump, was singled out because she supposedly flashed a white supremacist hand...

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Update – Mandy Nagy 4 years later

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Posted by    Friday, September 7, 2018 at 7:00am 9/7/2018 at 7:00am

On Sunday, September 7, 2014, I received an email directed to the “contact” email address for Legal Insurrection.

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Hamas Bomb Expert Blows Himself Up

https://twitter.com/Betelgeuse100/status/1037432626171310080
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Posted by    Thursday, September 6, 2018 at 8:30pm 9/6/2018 at 8:30pm
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We have covered several instances where Hamas and other Palestinian terrorist commanders and bomb experts have blown themselves up or otherwise killed themselves in what euphemistically are called “work accidents.”

Sometimes it clearly was an accident, sometimes there is suspicion that Israel was behind it:

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Worst performance of Kavanaugh Hearings Day 2 – Sheldon Whitehouse

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Posted by    Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at 9:05pm 9/5/2018 at 9:05pm

Sheldon Whitehouse may have had the worst performance on Day 2 of the Brett Kavanaugh hearings. And that’s saying a lot.

In a forum filled with Democrat attempts to play gotcha with Kavanaugh, Whitehouse displayed the disdain and contempt for his political opponents that has become his hallmark.

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Malicious attack on Zina Bash shows how deranged #StopKavanaugh has become

https://twitter.com/rubin_kd/status/1037033721235263488
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Posted by    Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 8:30pm 9/4/2018 at 8:30pm
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It’s getting hard to describe how insane #TheResistance to Brett Kavanaugh has become.

The first day of hearings, which involved no testimony by Kavanaugh, devolved into a circus.

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Are you ready for Kavanaugh-ageddon?

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Posted by    Monday, September 3, 2018 at 9:30pm 9/3/2018 at 9:30pm

We’re all gonna die! Or should I say, those of us who didn’t already die from the end of net neutrality or from the Trump tax cuts are GONNA DIE!

Because Brett Kavanaugh.

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Cartoonist A.F. Branco hits it big

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mbFELqZNUOo&feature=youtu.be
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Posted by    Monday, September 3, 2018 at 5:00pm
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Tony Branco doesn’t like to toot his own horn. So I’ll do it for him.

When Tony first joined Legal Insurrection on August 6, 2012, I wrote:

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Rep. Tom Reed has commanding lead according to his opponent’s internal polling (#NY23)

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Posted by    Sunday, September 2, 2018 at 8:30pm 9/2/2018 at 8:30pm
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Vassar Disorientation Guide urges students to “Slap a Zionist”

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Posted by    Sunday, September 2, 2018 at 4:30pm 9/2/2018 at 4:30pm

Students at numerous schools have created a “Disorientation Guide” to be distributed to incoming first-year students to offset official Orientation Guides.

A Disorientation Guide (full copy embedded at bottom of post)(pdf.) was just distributed at Vassar College, and it was loaded with anti-Israel, pro-BDS invective.

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US cuts funding of UNRWA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SnLIzNGb9gI
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Posted by    Friday, August 31, 2018 at 9:40pm 8/31/2018 at 9:40pm
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The U.N. Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) is an anti-Israel organization which perpetuates Middle East conflict.

UNRWA does so primarily in two ways. First, it defines Palestinian refugees not only as those who fled during the Arab attempt to extinguish Israel’s 1948 birth, but also subsequent generations. This has created the political...

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Ad hits Sheldon Whitehouse’s Climate Change obsession: “Sheldon is kind of a Doofus”

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Posted by    Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 9:00pm 8/30/2018 at 9:00pm
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Robert Flanders is the Republican challenger to Rhode Island Senator Sheldon Whitehouse.

This race, rated as safe for Whitehouse, should not be ignored. I explained why in my August 5, 2018 post, RI Senate Race could be the big surprise of 2018.

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Former Hillary Spox: Senate Dems brought “a butter knife to a gunfight” over judicial confirmations

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at 9:00pm 8/29/2018 at 9:00pm

Mitch McConnell and Chuck Schumer struck a deal to allow a unanimous consent confirmation of 7 federal court nominations, and a fast track on 8 others. And #TheResistance is pissed.

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Do something

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Posted by    Sunday, August 26, 2018 at 9:00pm 8/26/2018 at 9:00pm

After my October 12, 2017, post Legal Insurrection is 9 years old, and filled with dread, a reader emailed me, seeking advice on what he could do to “advance freedom”:

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After Trump’s “Worst Week” his approval barely changes

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KtuqZArPKGE
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Posted by    Sunday, August 26, 2018 at 12:00pm 8/26/2018 at 12:00pm
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The convictions of Paul Manafort and Michael Cohen had #TheResistance giddy with excitement.

This was the end. He’s a gonner. WORST WEEK EVER.

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John McCain has died

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Posted by    Saturday, August 25, 2018 at 9:00pm 8/25/2018 at 9:00pm

On Friday it was announced that Senator John McCain had decided to forgo further medical treatments.

Tonight he died.

Unfortunately, his death will be politicized in many directions.

I’ll just hope that after an eventful and full life, he rests in peace.

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Faculty Sexual Misconduct Accusations Shake Oberlin College

http://fox8.com/2016/11/18/oberlin-college-professors-home-vandalized-horrific-note-left-on-door/
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Posted by    Saturday, August 25, 2018 at 7:30pm 8/25/2018 at 7:30pm
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Oberlin College President Carmen Twillie Ambar send an email to the college community on August 23, 2018, followed by a similar email to alumni, regarding faculty sexual misconduct.

The situation presented was stark: The college received “several” accusations of faculty sexual misconduct from alumni, leading certain faculty members to resign rather than...

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The value of Trump to the Trump voter is that he stands between them and #TheResistance

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Posted by    Friday, August 24, 2018 at 9:20pm 8/24/2018 at 9:20pm

The Manhattan (NY County) District Attorney’s office is investigating the Trump Organization for possible criminal violations.

The current NY Attorney General Barbara Underwood, holding the spot temporarily after her anti-Trump predecessor Eric Schneiderman resigned in disgrace, is going after the Trump Foundation.

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