Posts by Kemberlee Kaye  (Page 28)
 

Houston Restaurant Forced to Shut Down Social Media Accounts After Posting Picture With AG Session

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Posted by    Monday, August 13, 2018 at 7:00am 8/13/2018 at 7:00am
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One of Houston’s most loved Tex-Mex restaurants, El Tiempo, (they have great margaritas, btw) was harassed into shutting down all of their social media accounts Saturday afternoon after sharing a picture of the restaurant’s owner, Roland Laurenzo and Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
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We have a date! Kavanaugh Confirmation Hearings Begin September 4

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Posted by    Friday, August 10, 2018 at 5:00pm 8/10/2018 at 5:00pm
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Sen. Chuck Grassley, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee announced Friday that confirmation hearings for Judge Kavanaugh, Trump’s second pick for the Supreme Court, will begin September 4.

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Push for “Right Think” Marches On: YouTube Now Fact Checking Global Warming Videos

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Posted by    Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 9:00pm 8/9/2018 at 9:00pm
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Big Intenet is an increasingly hostile place for non-progressive thought and even science.

YouTube, who has a long, well-documented history of shutting down conservative and non-progressive channels is now using Wikipedia to fact check videos on global warming.
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New Mexico: Muslim Extremist Compound Raided, Children Were Reportedly Trained for School Shootings

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Posted by    Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 7:00pm 8/9/2018 at 7:00pm
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Friday, authorities raided a New Mexico compound on the Colorado border where they Siraj Ibn Wahhaj was reportedly training children to commit school shootings. That claim was made by a foster parent to one of the children.

Wahhaj and four other adults were arrested and face charges of child abuse. According to ...

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Vox Writer Wealth Shames Education Secretary DeVos

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 7:17pm 8/8/2018 at 7:17pm

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos comes from a wealthy family and was independently affluent prior to joining the Trump administration, so clearly, she’s probably a terrible human being.

Or so thinks Vox contributor Kate Wagner.
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Senate Republicans Call Out Democrats for Pointless Stall Tactics on Kavanaugh Confirmation

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 5:00pm 8/8/2018 at 5:00pm
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Senate Democrats are grandstanding in the worst of fashions, hoping to delay the confirmation of Judge Kavanaugh, Trump’s second pick for the Supreme Court.

Their latest stall tactic is purely political and one that’s in the simplest of terms, silly — they’re demanding what amounts to volumes of documents going back decades....

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Broward County School Board Asks Judge to Hold Sun Sentinel in Contempt for Publishing Confidential Info on Shooter

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Posted by    Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 7:00pm 8/7/2018 at 7:00pm
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The Broward County School Board is not happy.

They’re claiming the Sun Sentinel published information it knew was meant to remain confidential in order to protect the privacy rights of shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz.
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West Hollywood Proposes Removal of Trump’s Star from Walk of Fame

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Posted by    Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 5:00pm 8/7/2018 at 5:00pm
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The most Hollywood thing to have happened has happened in West Hollywood. The municipalities five-member city council approved a proposal to remove Trump’s star from the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

They claim vandalism and demonstrations are the reason behind their decision. And also Trumps “treatment of women and his views on climate...

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Ted Cruz TV Ads Charge Beto With Extremism and Revisit Cruz’s Role in Harvey Recovery

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Posted by    Monday, August 6, 2018 at 7:00pm 8/6/2018 at 7:00pm
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With a little more than 3 months to go, Ted Cruz’s campaign is finally running TV ads in the Lone Star State.

The only ad his campaign published on their YouTube channel is an ad reminding East Texas voters of Cruz’s role in post-Harvey recovery.

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That San Francisco Straw Ordinance Also Bans Plastic Cocktail Sticks

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Posted by    Monday, August 6, 2018 at 3:00pm 8/6/2018 at 3:00pm
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Ah, California, land of the dumbest laws in the country.

The internet has spent the last few weeks mercilessly mocking San Francisco’s plastic straw ban. The city ordinance carries hefty fines and even jail time for violators.

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Man Arrested for Allegedly Threatening Rep. Steve Scalise

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Posted by    Friday, August 3, 2018 at 3:00pm 8/3/2018 at 3:00pm

Thursday, New York authorities arrested a man accused of leaving threatening voice messages for Rep. Steve Scalise.

According to The Times-Picayune, the voice message said, “We are going to feed them lead. Make no mistake you will pay.”

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Report: DNC Won’t Play RNC in Annual Softball Game

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Posted by    Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 7:00pm 8/2/2018 at 7:00pm
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This is not a good look for Democrats.

According to The Daily Caller, the DNC will not play the RNC in this year’s annual Congressional softball game.
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Facebook Uncovers Web of Accounts Spreading Disinformation to Influence Election in Favor of Democrats

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Posted by    Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 5:00pm 8/2/2018 at 5:00pm

Democrats? Yes, Democrats.

The social media giant said Tuesday that it uncovered a whole web of fake accounts spreading disinformation in what they believe could be an attempt to influence the upcoming midterm elections.
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After Being Heckled at Trump’s Tampa Rally, the Press Won’t Find Sympathy from Real America

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at 7:30pm 8/1/2018 at 7:30pm

Could our political media be any more narcissistic? Actually, don’t answer that.

Tuesday night, CNN’s Jim Acosta (the guy who loves to make himself the story) was greeted by attendees at a Trump rally in Tampa, though certainly not in the way he probably hoped.

Rally-goers flipped him the bird, yelled “CNN sucks!” c...

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Let it be so! UN Secretary General says the UN is running out of money

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at 7:00pm 7/31/2018 at 7:00pm
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[WAJ NOTE: This is the 29,000th post at Legal Insurrection!]

Antonio Guterres, Secretary-General for the UN is concerned that the international governing body is alarmingly short on cash.

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Sorry, #NoMoreBoysAndGirls, Biology is Not on Your Side

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Posted by    Monday, July 30, 2018 at 6:30pm 7/30/2018 at 6:30pm
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I’m still having a difficult time wrapping my head around this one.

There exist parents that are attempting to raise their children as gender neutral, thus allowing them to choose their own genders later in life. “Theybies” is what this new parenting technique is called.
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It’s Official, Rand Paul Will Back Kavanaugh

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Posted by    Monday, July 30, 2018 at 3:00pm 7/30/2018 at 3:00pm
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Monday, Sen. Rand Paul announced he would vote to confirm Judge Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.

Paul was the only Senate Republican to openly discuss his reservations about supporting Kavanaugh (mostly due to his concerns about his favorite amendment and one he’s made a career championing and filibustering on behalf of...

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