Posts by Fuzzy Slippers  (Page 85)
 

Bloomberg Politics Tries to Help Hillary, Fails Miserably

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Posted by    Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 1:00pm 4/11/2015 at 1:00pm

Hillary Clinton has a number of hills to climb and unflattering revelations about her character to overcome, but one of the most problematic things that she faces is that no one can seem to name even one accomplishment from her time at State or even from her time in the Senate. ...

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Sunday Afternoon Links

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Posted by    Sunday, April 5, 2015 at 4:30pm 4/5/2015 at 4:30pm

Some links from around the web for your viewing pleasure:

From Judicial Watch: Corruption Scandals Led to Harry Reid’s Abrupt “Retirement”

Glenn Harlan Reynolds warns: You are probably breaking the law right now

Chuck Ross at DC Caller reports: Imam Who Said Ayaan Hirsi Ali Deserved Death Penalty Was Hired By DOJ To Teach...

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Poll: Ted Cruz Enters Top Tier of GOP Hopefuls

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Posted by    Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 7:30am 4/4/2015 at 7:30am

Matt Berman at The National Journal asked, “Will Ted Cruz Be Able to Convince Anyone to Take His Campaign Seriously?“, and the answer, apparently, is a resounding “yes.”  According to Public Policy Polling (PPP),

Ted Cruz has the big momentum following the official announcement of his candidacy last week. His support has...

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Sunday Night Links

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Posted by    Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 9:00pm 3/29/2015 at 9:00pm

Some links from around the web for your reading pleasure:

Matt Berman at National Journal asks: Will Ted Cruz Be Able to Convince People To Take His Campaign Seriously?

Jazz Shaw at Hot Air discusses Huckabee Calls For Supreme Court Term Limits

John Hindraker at Powerline ponders the question: Will Global Warming Cause Prostitution?

Daniel...

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As Deal Nears, Iranian Journalist Covering Nuclear Talks Defects

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Posted by    Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 12:23pm 3/29/2015 at 12:23pm

A vague, unwritten Iran deal may soon be hammered out as talks continue this weekend in Switzerland.  Reuters reports

Iran and six major powers were exploring possible compromises to break an impasse in nuclear negotiations on Sunday, but officials cautioned they were unable to move on several sticking points.

The news came as Israel...

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Hillary Clinton Proposes “Adult Fun Camps”

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Posted by    Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 10:00am 3/29/2015 at 10:00am

Hillary Clinton received a lot of attention this week for her suggestion of establishing “camps for adults” to address America’s “fun deficit.”  The Washington Post reports:

What many observers say will be Hillary Rodham Clinton’s final paid speech before she begins a presidential campaign was addressed to the American Camp Association. Everyone loves summer...

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Ted Cruz Raises $2 Million In Three Days

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Posted by    Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 8:00am 3/29/2015 at 8:00am

Ted Cruz launched his presidential campaign on Monday with a fantastic speech at Liberty University, and his campaign raised $1 million in just over 24 hours. Within three days of his official announcement, Cruz’s campaign had raised $2 million. 

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You Can’t Say That About Hillary Clinton!

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Posted by    Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 2:45pm 3/28/2015 at 2:45pm

You’ve probably already heard about Hillary Clinton’s “super volunteers” who are sending warning letters to reporters about using language they deem to be “coded sexism.”  This “HRC Super Volunteers” group apparently began back in 2007 as a Facebook group devoted to ending sexist reporting on Clinton.  Apparently, they are still active...

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Oprah: Living In Another Era

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Posted by    Monday, November 25, 2013 at 1:00pm 11/25/2013 at 1:00pm

Many of you may recall Oprah’s recent comments regarding her sense that Americans disrespect Obama because he is black.  In response, Mark Joseph, writing in his USA Today column, “No, Oprah, America...

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Governor Quinn (IL) signs new gun law, crime victims hardest hit

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Posted by    Friday, August 23, 2013 at 12:54pm 8/23/2013 at 12:54pm

Actually, this law wasn’t intended to punish crime victims, that’s the result of an ideology that demonizes legal gun owners–even to the point that they are considered more dangerous than violent sexual predators with known criminal records:

On Sunday, Governor Pat Quinn signed Illinois House Bill 1189, a law that will, among other...

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People Fleeing Democrat-Led States for Republican Ones In Droves

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Posted by    Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 5:00pm 8/22/2013 at 5:00pm

Gee, I wonder why . . .

ALBANY, N.Y. — A new report from the nonprofit Tax Foundation shows people moving out of the state during the last decade took $45.6 billion in personal income from New York’s economy, the most in the nation.

The Washington, D.C.-based foundation says its calculations and map...

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Can Sarah Palin Be Key in Bridging Chasm Within GOP?

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Posted by    Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 8:16pm 8/20/2013 at 8:16pm

Steve Flesher has an interesting post over at American Thinker about “rehabilitating” Sarah Palin, or more specifically, how she can help rehabilitate the GOP.

Goodness knows, the GOP needs all the help it can get.  Between the very public “war” between Chris Christie and Rand Paul, the fall from grace of Marco...

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Of Government Shutdowns and ObamaCare Funding

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Posted by    Thursday, August 1, 2013 at 2:00pm 8/1/2013 at 2:00pm

Ted Cruz is urging Republicans in Congress to fight to defund the ObamaCare Tax train wreck and stated that he feels many in the GOP are too frightened to do so. Apparently, the 1995-1996 shutdowns were such a disaster for the GOP that many “top” Republicans are worried about another one. ...

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“Quirk” in ObamaCare Means Working Less is Rewarded

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Posted by    Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 12:30pm 7/31/2013 at 12:30pm

There are so many things wrong with ObamaCare that it’s hard to know where to start.  One of the latest is something CNBC is calling a “quirk” that

. . .  could ultimately mean thousands of dollars less for you under a quirk in the new health-care law going into effect this...

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Howard Dean: “The IPAB is essentially a health-care rationing body”

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 11:00am 7/30/2013 at 11:00am

Howard Dean wrote in the Wall Street Journal that ObamaCare’s IPAB needs to be “removed.”  He explains why in terms that will be familiar to those of us who have opposed the ObamaCare Tax nightmare from the beginning:

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The Supreme Court’s 9-0 Rulings Against Obama Reveal Disregard for the Constitution

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Posted by    Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 3:30pm 7/27/2013 at 3:30pm

Ilya Somin has an interesting article on 9-0 Supreme Court rulings:

Those of us who follow Supreme Court decisions spend most of our time debating the contentious issues that divide justices 5-4 along predictable ideological lines. Often, that’s where the loudest public debates are as well. Just consider the recent rulings on...

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The IRS Workers’ Union Also Wants Exemption from ObamaCare

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Posted by    Friday, July 26, 2013 at 9:30am 7/26/2013 at 9:30am

First the Teamsters, UFCW, and UNITE-HERE expressed their belated disapproval of the ObamaCare Tax monstrosity, and now the IRS employee union wants to be exempted from Obamacare.  The Teamsters, et al., made points that we’ve been making since 2009, points they willfully ignored...

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