Posts by Fuzzy Slippers  (Page 81)
 

High profile alleged anti-Muslim slashing of woman was hoax

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Posted by    Sunday, April 3, 2016 at 7:30am 4/3/2016 at 7:30am
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On Thursday, a Muslim woman reported to police that a stranger who shouted “terrorist” at her slashed her face with a knife.  Apparently, after having been so “attacked,” the woman then called 911, only to later admit that she was not attacked and that her wound was self-inflicted.

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Library of Congress to Stop Using Term “Illegal Alien”

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2016/mar/30/library-of-congress-drops-term-illegal-alien-after/
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Posted by    Saturday, April 2, 2016 at 6:00pm 4/2/2016 at 6:00pm
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Back in 2012 Professor Jacobson reported on the organized movement to ban the term “illegal alien” because it is deemed “racist.”  Since then, California governor Jerry Brown has banned the term, the LA Times drifted into lala land banning both “illegal immigrant” and “undocumented immigrant,” and former House Speaker John Boehner...

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FBI to Interview Hillary Aides in Next Phase of Their Email Investigation

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Posted by    Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at 7:00am 3/29/2016 at 7:00am

Despite her nonchalance about the issue, Hillary Clinton’s email problems are not going away.  The FBI investigation has entered a new phase as the FBI is set to interview Hillary’s longtime and closest aides.

The Los Angeles Times reports:

Federal prosecutors investigating the possible mishandling of classified materials on Hillary Clinton’s private email server have...

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Bernie Sanders’ Landslide-laden, Very Good Western Saturday

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Posted by    Sunday, March 27, 2016 at 6:30pm 3/27/2016 at 6:30pm

Despite repeated attacks from Democrats and even

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Florida Governor Signs Abortion Restrictions Bill Into Law

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Posted by    Saturday, March 26, 2016 at 4:32pm 3/26/2016 at 4:32pm

With demand down and red states limiting the amount of taxpayer monies going to fund abortion, abortion clinics are closing across the country.  Friday, Florida became another state to cut abortion funding when Governor Rick Scott signed into law a bill that would cut state funding to clinics that perform abortion.

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San Francisco Mayor Bans City Worker Travel to North Carolina

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Posted by    Saturday, March 26, 2016 at 2:30pm 3/26/2016 at 2:30pm

Last month, the city council in Charlotte, North Carolina passed an ordinance that included allowing transgendered persons to use bathrooms, locker rooms, showers, etc. for the gender with which they identify.

This did not sit well with North C...

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Disney, Marvel Threaten Boycott If GA Gov Signs Religious Freedom Bill

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Posted by    Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at 8:30pm 3/23/2016 at 8:30pm

Walt Disney and Marvel, a Disney subsidiary, are threatening to boycott Georgia if Governor Nathan Deal signs into law a religious freedom bill that recently passed the Georgia state legislature.

The bill, HB 575, had already undergone significant revisions in response to pressure from SJWs.  The bill was initially designed to protect...

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MS State Rep to Constituent Opposed to Tax Cuts: Move back to Illinois

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Posted by    Monday, March 21, 2016 at 8:30am 3/21/2016 at 8:30am

It seems that everyday residents of red states aren’t the only ones fed up with people moving to our states from their failed progressive fantasylands and bringing those failed policies with them.

One Mississippi State Representative echoed the sentiments of many of us; while I live in Florida, not Mississippi, Florida is...

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Is this the next big police shooting controversy?

http://wtkr.com/2016/03/19/woman-killed-in-officer-involved-shooting-in-norfolk/
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Posted by    Sunday, March 20, 2016 at 4:30pm 3/20/2016 at 4:30pm
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A 25-year-old black woman who appeared to be brandishing a handgun was shot and killed by police in Virginia; it was later discovered that, like Tamir Rice, she held a non-firing replica (see below).

CBS reports:

A 25-year-old black woman was shot and killed by police officers in Virginia on Saturday after threatening...

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Iran to Build Statue of Captured U.S. Sailors

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Posted by    Sunday, March 20, 2016 at 7:00am 3/20/2016 at 7:00am

It seems that Iran is having trouble getting the Obama administration to understand just how little it respects or fears Obama’s America.

They do keep trying, though.  They bully and cajole the Obama admin while dangling empty promises and outright lies before them, and they repeatedly declare that...

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Rhode Island Bill Would Punish Parents for Latch-key Kids

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Posted by    Saturday, March 19, 2016 at 5:00pm 3/19/2016 at 5:00pm

You may recall the Silver Spring, Maryland case of parents being charged with “unsubstantiated neglect” for allowing their children, ages 10 and 6, to walk home from a local park.  This, along with similar incidents, sparked a debate about “free-range kids,” the role government should take in parenting, and the relative...

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Marine General to Congress: We Might Not Be Ready for Another War

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Posted by    Thursday, March 17, 2016 at 10:00am 3/17/2016 at 10:00am

Last week I wrote about the fact that Navy SEALs are forced to share combat rifles, are short on live ammo for training, and are purchasing their own gear.  This week, assistant commandant of the United States Marine Corps, General John Paxton, told Congress that he does not believe the Marines...

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Ralph Peters: Putin Now Realizes Iran a Serious Threat

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Posted by    Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at 9:00pm 3/16/2016 at 9:00pm

In a rather surprising move, Russia’s president Vladimir Putin announced Monday that he would begin withdrawing troops from Syria the very next day.  Those of us watching the Middle East carefully were not only surprised by the move but also intensely curious about possible motivations and what the move will ultimately...

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Horror show: Tom Perez for Hillary Veep?

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Posted by    Monday, March 14, 2016 at 7:00pm 3/14/2016 at 7:00pm
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While early reports of a potential Hillary VP pick centered on former San Antonio mayor Julian Castro, top Democrats in the (increasingly large) progressive wing of the party are reportedly rallying behind a relatively unknown, but reliably progressive, Tom Perez to run as Hillary’s VP.

Who is Tom Perez? Listen:

Politico reports:

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Former Soviet Chess Champion Explains Realities of Socialism to Bernie Supporters

http://townhall.com/tipsheet/leighwolf/2016/03/11/antitrump-crowd-flies-a-communist-flag-during-protest-n2132552
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Posted by    Sunday, March 13, 2016 at 6:30pm 3/13/2016 at 6:30pm
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Apparently, Bernie Sanders’ supporters can’t stop themselves from expressing their thoughts about how great socialism is.

The former former Soviet chess champion has taken to Facebook to express his thoughts about being lectured by the uninformed about something he knows all too well.

Garry Kasparov writes:

I’m enjoying the irony of American Sanders supporters...

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Boehner Endorses Kasich in His Home State

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Posted by    Sunday, March 13, 2016 at 4:30pm 3/13/2016 at 4:30pm

With recent polls showing Donald Trump and John Kasich tied in Ohio and reports that Marco Rubio is telling his OH supporters to vote for Kasich, Ohio has become quite the battleground in the 2016 Republican primaries.

Entering the fray from his recent retirement is former House Speaker and long-time congressman from...

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Chaos and confrontation were goals of Trump Chicago disruption

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Posted by    Sunday, March 13, 2016 at 2:52pm 3/13/2016 at 2:52pm
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Protesters have been interrupting quite a few Trump events of late, but none were as “successful” as the one in Chicago.  That multi-pronged, organized and coordinated protest, covered by Professor Jacobson, actually shut down the event.  The progressive left is hailing this as a victory, so we are sure to see...

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