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Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger Heckled During Speech at NYU

Posted by  ▪  October 18, 2018

“rot in hell”

Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger Heckled During Speech at NYU

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10/18/2018 at 2:00pm
Do you think other people who served in this role more recently would ever be treated this way on a college campus? Campus Reform reports: Former sec of state heckled at NYU, told to ‘rot in hell’ Multiple protesters heckled former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger on Tuesday while he delivered a speech at…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BUqEL2dN_8s

Former USA Gymnastics President Arrested, Charged With Tampering Nassar Evidence

Posted by  ▪  October 18, 2018

Larry Nassar is serving a prison sentence after hundreds of athletes accused him of sexual assault and molestation.

Former USA Gymnastics President Arrested, Charged With Tampering Nassar Evidence

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BUqEL2dN_8s
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10/18/2018 at 1:59pm
Authorities arrested former USA Gymnastics President Steve Perry after a grand jury indicted him on charges of tampering with evidence during the investigation into gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar. #BREAKING: Sources tell me, Former USA Gymnastics President Stephen D. Penny was arrested in Gatlinburg, Tennessee by a team of Deputy U.S. Marshals and…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mpft_l00gtY

Republicans May Flip Minnesota Democrat District After DCCC Pulls Funding

Posted by  ▪  October 18, 2018

Pete Stauber has a 15 point lead over his Democrat opponent.

Republicans May Flip Minnesota Democrat District After DCCC Pulls Funding

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mpft_l00gtY
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10/18/2018 at 1:00pm
The Democrats need to hold all their seats and win 23 seats in order to have control of the House of Representatives. It looks like they’re going to lose a seat in Minnesota’s 8th District, which is a heavy Democrat district. The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) decided to pull $1 million…
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St. Lawrence U. Stands by Susan Collins – Won’t Rescind Honorary Degree

Posted by  ▪  October 18, 2018

“there are no current plans to rescind the degree”

St. Lawrence U. Stands by Susan Collins – Won’t Rescind Honorary Degree

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10/18/2018 at 12:00pm
Professors and alums are demanding this but the school said no. Good for them. The College Fix reports: University refuses to rescind Susan Collins’s honorary degree despite demands Sen. Susan Collins delivered an extensive and thoughtful rationale on the Senate floor for why she decided to cast a deciding vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh…
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https://twitter.com/RealKyleMorris/status/1052746459378987008

Pelosi On Democrat Agenda: ‘If There’s Some Collateral Damage…So Be It’

Posted by  ▪  October 18, 2018

Guess bipartisanship is out the window….

Pelosi On Democrat Agenda: ‘If There’s Some Collateral Damage…So Be It’

https://twitter.com/RealKyleMorris/status/1052746459378987008
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10/18/2018 at 11:00am
Earlier this week, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) outlined the Democrat agenda if the party retakes the House next month. The Democrats need to hold all of their seats and win 23 more in order to take over. Pelosi spoke about the plan to Paul Krugman and said, “If there’s some collateral…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mSZDV1Gv8xk

Biden: ‘I Hope They Don’t’ Impeach Trump

Posted by  ▪  October 18, 2018

“I think we should focus on all the terrible things that are happening now in terms of interest of the middle class people and working class people.”

Biden: ‘I Hope They Don’t’ Impeach Trump

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mSZDV1Gv8xk
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10/18/2018 at 10:52am
Former Vice President Joe Biden, one of the favorites to run for the presidency in 2020, told CBS News he hopes Congress doesn’t impeach President Donald Trump: “I hope they don’t. I don’t think there’s a basis for doing that right now,” Biden said. He called for Democrats to wait until the…
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Research Shows Student Affairs Admins Lean Further Left Than Professors

Posted by  ▪  October 18, 2018

“should give our students and their families pause”

Research Shows Student Affairs Admins Lean Further Left Than Professors

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10/18/2018 at 10:00am
As you read this, remember that the number of college administrators has exploded in recent years. Inside Higher Ed reports: Student Affairs Leaders Lean Left While the liberal leanings of professors have been well documented, the political affiliations of administrators have not been explored so thoroughly — at least until now. And perhaps unsurprisingly,…
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Treasury Employee Arrested for Leaking Financial Info on Trump Team to BuzzFeed

Posted by  ▪  October 18, 2018

“dramatic arrest late Tuesday came on the heels of other high-profile, leak-related prosecutions under the Trump administration”

Treasury Employee Arrested for Leaking Financial Info on Trump Team to BuzzFeed

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10/18/2018 at 9:00am
Another government worker has been arrested for leaking sensitive information to the media. Natalie Mayflower Sours Edwards, a senior employee at the Treasury, allegedly leaked financial documents about people investigated by the Mueller probe to BuzzFeed. Matt Naham reports at Law & Crime: Our First Look at the Senior U.S. Treasury Official Accused…
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Branco Cartoon – Fake, Fake Fake Fake

Posted by  ▪  October 18, 2018

First Law of Holes

Branco Cartoon – Fake, Fake Fake Fake

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10/18/2018 at 7:00am
For more A.F.Branco cartoons at Legal Insurrection click here. Branco’s Book “Make America Laugh Again” pre-order HERE
 
https://twitter.com/jeffzeleny/status/944245880152051713

President Trump signs “eco-friendly” Save our Seas Act into law

Posted by  ▪  October 17, 2018

Meanwhile, a cleanup crew heading to Great Pacific Garbage Patch

President Trump signs “eco-friendly” Save our Seas Act into law

https://twitter.com/jeffzeleny/status/944245880152051713
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10/17/2018 at 7:00pm
President Donald Trump has signed into law an eco-friendly bill that may have been the most bipartisan measure created on Capitol Hill since 2016. The Ketchikan Daily News reports the Save our Seas Act, which Trump signed Thursday, reauthorizes the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Marine Debris Program through 2022. The program works…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iBWjy7I8YTc

Mysterious, polio-like illness leaving some children suffering from paralysis

Posted by  ▪  October 17, 2018

One child has died of “acute flaccid myelitis”, and 62 cases have been confirmed as AFM.

Mysterious, polio-like illness leaving some children suffering from paralysis

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iBWjy7I8YTc
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10/17/2018 at 5:02pm
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is now reporting that there are now more than 125 confirmed or suspected cases of acute flaccid myelitis, a condition affecting children across the nation and leaving them paralyzed. Federal health officials released the updated numbers on Tuesday, and said they still had no idea…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oWzfDCb_dIw

Roberts Breaks Silence After Kavanaugh: ‘We Speak for the Constitution’

Posted by  ▪  October 17, 2018

“What I would like to do is emphasize how the judicial branch is and must be very different.”

Roberts Breaks Silence After Kavanaugh: ‘We Speak for the Constitution’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oWzfDCb_dIw
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10/17/2018 at 3:00pm
Chief Justice John Roberts has spoken for the first time since the confirmation of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. At the University of Minnesota Law School, Roberts reminded people that the Supreme Court doesn’t speak for agendas or political parties, but for the Constitution. It amazes me to no end that people forget…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vlU6cbsRGds&t=10s

Hungary Bans Gender Studies Since It’s ‘an Ideology, Not a Science’

Posted by  ▪  October 17, 2018

“The Hungarian government is of the clear view that people are born either men or women.”

Hungary Bans Gender Studies Since It’s ‘an Ideology, Not a Science’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vlU6cbsRGds&t=10s
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10/17/2018 at 2:36pm
Hungary has banned gender studies from universities due to low enrollment, which causes waste of tax payer money, and because there are no more than two sexes. From Fox News: Left-wing critics say it’s academically problematic, politically unheard of in a democratic society, and argue gender studies degrees do lead to jobs. Prime…
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Two GOP Minnesota Candidates Assaulted in Separate Incidents

Posted by  ▪  October 17, 2018

One candidate has a concussion and memory loss.

Two GOP Minnesota Candidates Assaulted in Separate Incidents

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10/17/2018 at 1:00pm
When will the rhetoric quiet down? Apparently not soon enough since the Minnesota Democratic Party suspended a communications staffer due to a joke he made about beheading Republicans. That joke comes days after two Republican candidates for the state government reported assaults against them during this week. One of them suffered a…
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U. Mississippi Prof Says Senators Don’t Deserve Your Civility

Posted by  ▪  October 17, 2018

“encouraged people to disrupt their meals and take their food”

U. Mississippi Prof Says Senators Don’t Deserve Your Civility

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10/17/2018 at 12:00pm
Shouldn’t people expect better than this from college educators? Campus Reform reports: Ole Miss prof: Senators ‘don’t deserve your civility’ An assistant professor at the University of Mississippi (UM) tweeted that United States senators “don’t deserve your civility” and encouraged people to disrupt their meals and take their food. “Don’t just interrupt a Senator’s meal,…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-vK5cWArlsA

First Woman Chosen to Lead Largest Command in the Army

Posted by  ▪  October 17, 2018

So cool.

First Woman Chosen to Lead Largest Command in the Army

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-vK5cWArlsA
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10/17/2018 at 11:36am
Lt. Gen. Laura J. Richardson will become the first woman ever to lead the US Army Forces Command (FORSCOM), which is the largest command in the Army. It represents 776,000 soldiers and 96,000 civilians. From CNN: She has been with the US Army since 1986, and in 2012 she became the first…
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GoFundMe Account Raising Money for Kavanaugh Accuser Ford Still Active

Posted by  ▪  October 17, 2018

Why?

GoFundMe Account Raising Money for Kavanaugh Accuser Ford Still Active

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10/17/2018 at 11:00am
The circus surrounding Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who accused him of sexual assault over 30 years ago, ended weeks ago. However, a GoFundMe account to raise money for Ford is still active and people are still donating money. I want to know why. The account has…
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