Posts by William A. Jacobson  (Page 41)
 

Soldier-slapper Ahed Tamimi pledges support for Hezbollah chief

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Posted by    Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 1:00pm 8/23/2018 at 1:00pm
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We have written many times about how the Tamimi Clan from Nabi Saleh presents a false image to willing western leftist dupes.

The image the Tamimis present, which is lapped up by visiting activists, is of a peaceful, non-violent family struggling against the evil Israelis. The reality is quite different.

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Is Mitch McConnell “the Michael Jordan of owning the libs”?

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 9:05pm 8/22/2018 at 9:05pm

You remember the phrase: “own a lib”?

It was a hot topic not long ago after Nikki Haley cautioned high school conservatives not to make “owning the libs” the focus of their activism. I respectfully disagreed, ‘Owning the libs’ in the defense of liberty is no vice.

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Manafort and Cohen convictions don’t change much politically

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Posted by    Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 9:20pm 8/21/2018 at 9:20pm
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#TheResistance thinks they got him.

The convictions of Paul Manafort and Michael Cohen are it. Trump’s gonna go.

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MANAFORT VERDICT: Guilty on 8 Counts, Mistrial on 10 Others

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Posted by    Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 4:30pm 8/21/2018 at 4:30pm
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The jury in the Paul Manafort trial found him guilty on eight counts in connection to bank and tax fraud and the judge declared a mistrial on the other 10 counts.

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Ding! 600,000th Legal Insurrection Comment

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Posted by    Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 8:30am 8/21/2018 at 8:30am

Just before Midnight (Eastern) on Monday, August 20, 2018, Legal Insurrection registered its 600,000th comment.

Drumroll please. And the winner is:

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No Manafort verdict Monday, but the jury did order lunch for Tuesday

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No verdict to day in the Paul Manafort case.

The jury deliberated a little later than usual, until about 6:15 p.m., but then adjourned to resume tomorrow.

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Judge: Charges go forward against accused #ExtremeIthacaLiberal campaign sign thief (#NY23)

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Posted by    Monday, August 20, 2018 at 1:00pm 8/20/2018 at 1:00pm
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John Brennan: When I called Trump treasonous, I didn’t mean “treason” treason

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Posted by    Sunday, August 19, 2018 at 8:00pm 8/19/2018 at 8:00pm
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Former CIA Director John Brennan has been suggesting for months that he has undisclosed information implicating Donald Trump in wrongdoing.

I wrote about it on March 18, 2018, Who elected John Brennan?

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John Dean: Manafort Judge’s conduct has been “UNAMERICAN!”

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Posted by    Sunday, August 19, 2018 at 10:00am 8/19/2018 at 10:00am
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Buried lede: “Mr. McGahn cautioned to investigators that he never saw Mr. Trump go beyond his legal authorities”

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Posted by    Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 9:00pm 8/18/2018 at 9:00pm
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The NY Times has a story today that is making waves, concerning the cooperation of White House counsel Donald McGahn with Robert Mueller and his team, with the permission of Trump.

If true, it reflects an incredible naïveté on the part of Trump, and incompetence on the part...

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Manafort jury leaves for weekend after failed media attempt to unseal names and addresses

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Posted by    Friday, August 17, 2018 at 5:09pm 8/17/2018 at 5:09pm
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The jury in the Paul Manafort trial has ended deliberations for the day without a verdict. This comes after jury questions yesterday, including asking the judge to clarify the meaning of “reasonable doubt.”

As mentioned in yesterday’s post, Paul Manafort is being prosecuted because of who he knows. I hope he walks, the...

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Paul Manafort is being prosecuted because of who he knows. I hope he walks.

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Posted by    Thursday, August 16, 2018 at 9:00pm 8/16/2018 at 9:00pm
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The jury ended its first day of deliberations in the prosecution of Paul Manafort in the Eastern District of Virginia. When this trial is over, Manafort faces a second trial on other charges in federal court in D.C.

The jury asked the judge for help understanding “reasonable doubt.” As is usual in...

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Welcome home from Bloody Tarawa, Pvt. Emil F. Ragucci

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at 9:00pm 8/15/2018 at 9:00pm
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The Battle of Tarawa atoll was fought on November 20-23, 1943.

Over 1000 U.S. Marines lost their lives, and over 2000 were wounded, during the 72-hour battle, earning the atoll the name “Bloody Tarawa.”

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Colorado goes after Masterpiece Cakeshop again – this time over “gender transition” cake

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at 9:00am 8/15/2018 at 9:00am
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When Masterpiece Cakeshop won its case on June 4, 2018, in the U.S. Supreme Court over refusal to bake a cake celebrating a gay wedding, many people assumed it was a win for religious freedom and free speech (the right not to have government compel your speech).

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In reaction to Women’s March leaders’ Farrakhan embrace and anti-Israel progressives, new group calls on Democrats to “Say NO to antisemitism!”

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Posted by    Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at 8:20pm 8/14/2018 at 8:20pm

The Women’s March has been rocked by its association with anti-Israel and anti-Semitic figures almost from inception.

In February 2017, we wrote how Convicted terrorist Rasmea Odeh co-organized March 8 #DayWithoutAWoman, and we followed up in January 2018, Anti-Israel activists attempt to hijack Women’s March – again:

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Phrase of the Week: Perjury Trap

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Posted by    Monday, August 13, 2018 at 9:05am 8/13/2018 at 9:05am

Should Donald Trump sit down to a face-to-face interview with Robert Mueller and his team?

The answer for me has been clear for a long time: Just Say No.

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Is era of Ocasio-Cortez over? Candidate she backed gets 6% in Dem #HI01 primary

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Posted by    Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 9:20am 8/12/2018 at 9:20am
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is a media darling. They love, love, love her. Her defeat of Joe Crowley in the NY-14 primary was to herald a new era in Democrat politics – a new, young Socialist face for the coming years.

Ignored was that Ocasio-Cortez won her primary with only about <...

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