Posts by Fuzzy Slippers  (Page 30)
 

Germany: Merkel Warns of “Decisive Action” Against NATO Ally Turkey

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Posted by    Saturday, September 2, 2017 at 2:30pm 9/2/2017 at 2:30pm
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NATO ally Turkey seems to be going out of its way to tweak German Chancellor Angela Merkel.  Last month, Turkey arrested, among others, a German citizen, and Merkel called the move “unacceptable.”

Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdogan appears to have been unimpressed because his government just arrested two more Germans.  Merkel has...

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“Tone Deaf” and “Contemptible”: Politico Cartoon Causes Backlash

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Posted by    Thursday, August 31, 2017 at 2:30pm 8/31/2017 at 2:30pm
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One of things that used to flummox me about the left is their sophomoric insistence on “all or nothing.” Children love the false dichotomy: either you buy me this iPhone, prom dress, car, or you hate me and wish I’d never been born. For Democrats and the left, this puerile insistence...

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Coalition of Leftists Begin 10-day “March To Confront White Supremacy”

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Posted by    Monday, August 28, 2017 at 4:00pm 8/28/2017 at 4:00pm
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Asserting that they are “answering a call to confront and dismantle the white supremacist agenda in every community,” a coalition of leftist groups is embarking on a 10-day march from Charlottesville to Washington D. C.

Among their demands is the removal of President Trump from office and unspecified means of “confronting white...

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Patriot Prayer’s Free Speech Rally Falsely Condemned As “White Supremacist”

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Posted by    Monday, August 28, 2017 at 8:30am 8/28/2017 at 8:30am
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Having lost most of their political power, Democrats are desperately wielding their not inconsiderable social and cultural power. From colleges and universities to statues and flags, the regressive left is demonstrating an alarming anti-American sentiment that threatens to undermine not just our nation’s history but its very fabric.

Case in point: Californian...

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Fake News: Opposition to Original Hurricane Sandy Aid Bill Supposedly Makes Republicans Hypocrites

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Posted by    Sunday, August 27, 2017 at 5:30pm 8/27/2017 at 5:30pm
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The mainstream media is at again: walking their well-worn propagandist path between fact and a fiction they hope seeps into public consciousness.  This time the target is Texas lawmakers who are requesting federal aid in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.

The intent is to paint Republican lawmakers as “hypocrites” because they voted...

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Report: Kansas Welfare Reforms Reduced State Welfare Recipients By 78%

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Posted by    Sunday, August 27, 2017 at 1:00pm 8/27/2017 at 1:00pm
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Kansas governor Sam Brownback (R) has implemented a series of welfare reforms that have helped Kansas individuals and families leave welfare for better-paying jobs.

The Washington Free Beacon reports:

Welfare reform implemented in Kansas caused individuals to reenter the labor force while earning higher incomes, according to a report from the Foundation for...

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Report: Trump to End DACA as Early as Next Week

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Posted by    Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 3:30pm 8/26/2017 at 3:30pm
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President Trump would like to end Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.  This was one of his primary campaign promises, but he is facing opposition from both Democrats and among the GOP.

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Pentagon: No Repayment of Erroneous Enlistment Bonuses Paid to California National Guard

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Posted by    Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 2:00pm 8/26/2017 at 2:00pm

Last year, we blogged about California trying to force National Guard members to repay enlistment bonuses that had been paid to them in error.  The Pentagon quickly reacted to the pushback and stopped collection of these erroneously distributed bonuses, pending further review.

The review is complete, and the Pentagon has announced that...

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Black Lives Matter Founder: We Wouldn’t Meet With Trump. Because Hitler.

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Posted by    Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 11:30am 8/26/2017 at 11:30am
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The “resist we much” crowd’s fevered comparisons of President Trump to Hitler have embraced a new level of hysteria and hyperbole.  Black Lives Matter (BLM) co-founder Patrisse Cullors stated that BLM will not meet with Trump because they wouldn’t meet with Hitler, either.  She also says that the president is “literally”...

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Laguna Beach Installing Concrete Barriers to Stop Terrorists Using Cars as Weapons

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Posted by    Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 4:30pm 8/19/2017 at 4:30pm
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The mayor of Laguna Beach has announced that she will be erecting concrete barriers to stop terrorists who use cars as weapons.

CBS Los Angeles reports:

The street attack in Barcelona — following similar attacks here and abroad — show the need to protect pedestrians against weaponized cars and vehicles.

CBS2’s Michele Gile says...

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Missouri Governor Calls for Removal of State Senator Who Called for Trump Assassination

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Posted by    Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 3:30pm 8/19/2017 at 3:30pm
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A Missouri state senator posted on Facebook that she hopes President Trump is assassinated.  Her comment, since deleted, acknowledged that such a statement is likely to earn her scrutiny from the Secret Service.  And it has.

Not only is state senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal (D-MO) facing a Secret Service probe, but she is...

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Pennsylvania, Florida: Six Police Officers Shot, One Fatally

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Posted by    Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 2:30pm 8/19/2017 at 2:30pm
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The circumstances of each of the shootings are not yet clear, but six police officers have been shot, one of whom was killed, in three incidents in Pennsylvania and Florida.

CBS reports:

One police officer was killed and three wounded in nighttime shootings in two Florida cities where the officers were responding to...

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Anti-Trump Twitter Users Demand Twitter Suspend Trump’s Personal Account

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Posted by    Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 9:00am 8/15/2017 at 9:00am
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Anti-Trump Twitter users are pushing Twitter to suspend President Trump’s personal Twitter account (@realDonaldTrump) for violating Twitter’s Terms of Service against threatening violence.

The Washington Post reports:

Can a president be suspended from Twitter for threatening to attack another country?

That’s what some Twitter users, including actor and former Barack Obama aide Kal Penn,...

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Elizabeth Warren Netroots 2017 Speech: First Shot in 2020 Campaign?

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Posted by    Sunday, August 13, 2017 at 6:30pm 8/13/2017 at 6:30pm
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Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) fired up the Netroots crowd with one of her now-familiar red meat-tossing,  flame-throwing speeches.  The speech is being touted as the launch of her 2020 presidential campaign.

Warren railed against moderate Democrats...

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World’s Oldest Man, An Israeli Holocaust Survivor, Dies At 113

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Posted by    Sunday, August 13, 2017 at 4:30pm 8/13/2017 at 4:30pm
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Born in Poland in 1903, Yisrael Kristal was verified by the Guinness Book of World Records as the world’s oldest man.  He had endured Auschwitz and the loss of his first wife and two children to Hitler’s death camps.  He died one month shy of his 114th birthday, may he rest...

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FBI’s Ten Most Wanted: MS-13 Gang Member Captured

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Posted by    Sunday, August 13, 2017 at 2:30pm 8/13/2017 at 2:30pm
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One of the FBI’s 10 Most Wanted has been arrested in Virginia.  Walter Yovany Gomez is suspected of at least one violent homicide and is a known member of the violent MS-13 gang.

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Obama To “Re-emerge” This Fall In “Delicate Dance” With Democrats

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Posted by    Saturday, August 12, 2017 at 7:00pm 8/12/2017 at 7:00pm
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Obama is said to be planning a return to the public stage this fall in a move that has some Democrat strategists concerned.  Unwanted as the “face” of the Democratic Party and unwilling to be the “foil” for Republicans, Obama is expected to campaign for candidates in deep blue terri...

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