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Republicans may be headed into a dead end by focusing on ‘Insurance Policy’ text message

Posted by  ▪  December 15, 2017

Republicans Eye Andrew McCabe in the Trump probe, but obsessing on the “insurance policy” text message might be a mistake.

Republicans may be headed into a dead end by focusing on ‘Insurance Policy’ text message

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12/15/2017 at 2:30pm
Top Republicans in Congress continue to scrutinize the anti-President Donald Trump texts between FBI officials Peter Strzok and Lisa Page. The two officials were romantically involved and worked on Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation. He kicked Strzok off the team over the summer due to these texts. But a specific text…
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https://youtu.be/3dM4xhNhDlI

UCLA Basketball Player Now Says He Thanked Trump Because School Made Him

Posted by  ▪  December 15, 2017

“If they didn’t tell me to do it, it wouldn’t have been in there”

UCLA Basketball Player Now Says He Thanked Trump Because School Made Him

https://youtu.be/3dM4xhNhDlI
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12/15/2017 at 1:30pm
Trump intervened to keep this young man and two others out of a Chinese jail. Talk about a lack of gratitude. The Los Angeles Times reports: LiAngelo Ball says he was instructed by UCLA to thank Trump after release from China Last month, LiAngelo Ball expressed gratitude toward President Trump for his role in…
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Twitter Thrilled With Justice Willett’s Return After Confirmation to the Fifth Circuit

Posted by  ▪  December 15, 2017

And not a moment too soon

Twitter Thrilled With Justice Willett’s Return After Confirmation to the Fifth Circuit

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12/15/2017 at 1:00pm
Earlier this week, Texas Supreme Court Justice Don Willett was confirmed to the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals. The Tweeting Texan’s account has been dormant since November, remaining silent during Senate confirmation hearings. But he’s back! (•_•)<) )╯HAPPY / (•_•) ( (> BILL OF RIGHTS…
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https://twitter.com/SenGillibrand/status/369574515753250816

Kirsten Gillibrand’s brand is set: “Lightweight”

Posted by  ▪  December 15, 2017

“Lightweight Gillibrand” may join “Low Energy Jeb” “Little Marco” and “Pocahontas Elizabeth Warren” as effective Trump branding of political enemies.

Kirsten Gillibrand’s brand is set: “Lightweight”

https://twitter.com/SenGillibrand/status/369574515753250816
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12/15/2017 at 11:35am
New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is making a lot of enemies in the Democratic Party these days. Having clung to Bill and Hillary Clinton like a cheap suit her entire political career, Gillibrand turned on Bill when it became inconvenient in the current #MeToo climate to continue worshipping him, as I wrote…
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https://youtu.be/6MSMj1gQeb8

Evergreen Prof Gets Huge Settlement After Resigning for Racist Comments

Posted by  ▪  December 15, 2017

“You are now these motherf***ers that we’re pushing against”

Evergreen Prof Gets Huge Settlement After Resigning for Racist Comments

https://youtu.be/6MSMj1gQeb8
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12/15/2017 at 10:30am
Evergreen State College is back in the news. What a train wreck of a school this is. FOX News reports: Evergreen professor who made anti-white comments resigns, gets $240G settlement An Evergreen State College professor who was captured on video harassing her white co-workers resigned after reaching a financial settlement with the college. N…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g51ROJP8m4c

Turns out the Great Glitter Scare was #FakeScience

Posted by  ▪  December 15, 2017

Two Swedish scientists whose work formed the basis of the microplastics pollution concern deemed “guilty of misconduct in research”.

Turns out the Great Glitter Scare was #FakeScience

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g51ROJP8m4c
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12/15/2017 at 10:00am
It comes as no surprise to Legal Insurrection readers as we have been following recent news cycles that sensational #FakeNews items spread rapidly through media, only to have retractions and corrections lag weakly behind. The same is true of #FakeScience. I recently blogged that glitter was tagged as the latest environmental scourge: Most glitter…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hDRxbQlpqmo

Bernie Sanders Upset Military No Longer Focused on Climate Change

Posted by  ▪  December 15, 2017

Putting the left’s agenda ahead of national security.

Bernie Sanders Upset Military No Longer Focused on Climate Change

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hDRxbQlpqmo
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12/15/2017 at 8:30am
Bernie Sanders is proving once again why he should never be commander in chief. A recent official communication from his office claimed that climate change is a threat to military readiness. Elizabeth Harrington of the Washington Free Beacon reports: Bernie Sanders Hits Trump as Commander In Chief Over Climate Change Sen. Bernie Sanders (I.,…
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Columbia Prof Wants Universities to Rethink Commitment to First Amendment

Posted by  ▪  December 15, 2017

“technology is now used to incite people to engage in cyber-bullying that did not exist before”

Columbia Prof Wants Universities to Rethink Commitment to First Amendment

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12/15/2017 at 7:30am
How do we know the academic left is against freedom? They keep telling us they are. The Washington Free Beacon reports: Columbia Professor Urges Universities to Rethink Commitment to First Amendment A Columbia University comparative literature professor’s recent urging of universities to rethink their commitment to the First Amendment in light of “new technologies,”…
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Proposed Senate rule change may speed through Trump nominees

Posted by  ▪  December 15, 2017

Trump set a record on Appeals Court confirmations, but there are still over 100 judicial vacancies.

Proposed Senate rule change may speed through Trump nominees

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12/15/2017 at 7:00am
Donald Trump took office with the unprecedented ability to reshape the federal judiciary, with over 100 vacancies as of the Inauguration. Trump had the possibility of nominating in just one term in office nearly half the federal judiciary. Democrats’ removal of the judicial filibuster in 2013 (the so-called Nuclear Option) cleared the…
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http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2017/12/14/comey-edits-revealed-remarks-on-clinton-probe-were-watered-down-documents-show.html

Reopen the Hillary Investigation

Posted by  ▪  December 14, 2017

The Comey exoneration of Hillary smelled bad on July 5, 2016, and now it stinks.

Reopen the Hillary Investigation

http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2017/12/14/comey-edits-revealed-remarks-on-clinton-probe-were-watered-down-documents-show.html
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12/14/2017 at 9:00pm
The July 5,2016 statement by James Comey declining to prosecute Hillary Clinton for her mishandling of classified information never passed the smell test. After Comey spent 15 minutes laying out, in brutal detail, all of Hillary’s misdeeds and lies, Comey abruptly determined that no prosecution was warranted because no reasonable prosecutor would…
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https://twitter.com/MEMRIReports/status/940142740708495360

The Uncomfortable Truth about [Islamist-Leftist] Swedish Anti-Semitism

Posted by  ▪  December 14, 2017

Key words that were left out of a NY Times Op-Ed Headline

The Uncomfortable Truth about [Islamist-Leftist] Swedish Anti-Semitism

https://twitter.com/MEMRIReports/status/940142740708495360
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12/14/2017 at 7:30pm
For many years I’ve been writing about how Islamism and Leftism have come together in Europe to form a particularly nasty form of anti-Semitism in which Walking While Jewish in European cities The cover story has been, and still is, anti-Zionism and Israel hatred. It’s what, in February 2010, I called Malmö Syndrome: Malmö is the…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PefzCben1kk

Rubio Threatens to Vote No on Tax Bill if Child Tax Credit Isn’t Raised More

Posted by  ▪  December 14, 2017

The GOP cannot afford to lose his vote.

Rubio Threatens to Vote No on Tax Bill if Child Tax Credit Isn’t Raised More

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PefzCben1kk
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12/14/2017 at 5:30pm
The GOP’s vision of passing a tax bill in the Senate is slowing fading as Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) has threatened to vote no on it unless the bill expands the child tax credit. From The Washington Post: “I understand that this is a process of give and take, especially when there’s…
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26-year-olds struggle as they age out of their parent’s health insurance plans

Posted by  ▪  December 14, 2017

Adulting, it would seem, is hard.

26-year-olds struggle as they age out of their parent’s health insurance plans

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12/14/2017 at 4:15pm
26-year-olds aging out of the parent’s health insurance policy are stuck on the struggle bus, reports CNN. Adulting, it would seem, is hard. CNN’s report would be hilarious and reads more like a parody report, except for the fact that it’s unfortunately true. Marguerite Moniot felt frustrated and flummoxed. Despite the many hours…
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No, the World Will Not End Because the FCC Repealed Obama’s Net Neutrality

Posted by  ▪  December 14, 2017

Markets > Micromanagement

No, the World Will Not End Because the FCC Repealed Obama’s Net Neutrality

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12/14/2017 at 2:30pm
The FCC has voted 3-2 along party lines to repeal the 2015 Net Neutrality rules enacted during former President Barack Obama’s administration. You know what’s going to happen? NOTHING. The way people have behaved, even threatening FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai and his family, you’d think there’d be chaos in the streets. In f…
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UMass Dorm Display for Stressed Out Students Features The Care Bears

Posted by  ▪  December 14, 2017

“It’s important to take care of ourselves!”

UMass Dorm Display for Stressed Out Students Features The Care Bears

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12/14/2017 at 1:30pm
This is obviously just the latest example of what comes with safe space culture. This dorm is reportedly for honors students. Campus Reform reports: College enlists Care Bears to comfort stressed-out students A dorm display at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst is using Care Bears to help students who feel “grumpy or stressed.” “Feeling grumpy or…
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High on Alabama Win, Democrats Target Ted Cruz’s Seat

Posted by  ▪  December 14, 2017

Good luck with that

High on Alabama Win, Democrats Target Ted Cruz’s Seat

https://youtu.be/bb6oaSSMjYs
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12/14/2017 at 1:00pm
Democrat Dog Jones pulled off an upset in Alabama’s special Senate election, barely beating embattled Republican Roy Moore. High on the Alabama win, Democrats are experiencing delusions of grandeur, believing bamamentum will carry over to the Lone Star State. Seems like Dems should go all out to take down Ted…
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Kentucky State Rep Under Sexual Misconduct Investigation Commits Suicide

Posted by  ▪  December 14, 2017

People became worries after he left an emotional note on Facebook.

Kentucky State Rep Under Sexual Misconduct Investigation Commits Suicide

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12/14/2017 at 12:35pm
Kentucky’s Bullitt County Coroner said that State Rep. Dan Johnson died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. He was under an investigation for allegedly molesting a girl in 2012 when she was 17-years-old at the time. The victim claimed after he had been drinking, he “approached her, kissed her…
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