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Kilauea-launched lava bomb strikes Hawaiian tour boat, injuring 23

Posted by  ▪  July 17, 2018

New island forms temporarily off the coast of Hawaii’s Big Island

Kilauea-launched lava bomb strikes Hawaiian tour boat, injuring 23

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7/17/2018 at 7:00am
The last time we visited the Big Island of Hawaii, its Kilauea volcano had oozed lava over a portion of a geothermal power plant and some pot growers were staying to protect their cash crop. While there is no word on the intrepid marijuana farmers, there has been no power disruption due…
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New low in Palestinian eco-terrorism? Incendiary device found tied to Falcon near Gaza Strip border

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2018

Another attempt at eco-terrorism

New low in Palestinian eco-terrorism? Incendiary device found tied to Falcon near Gaza Strip border

https://twitter.com/cogat_israel/status/1018904129517817856
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7/16/2018 at 7:00pm
Monday, COGAT Israel, the body responsible for the Coordination of Government Activities in the Territories posted pictures of a falcon saddled with flammable material found near the Gaza strip. A falcon attached to a rope with flammable material was found today near the Gaza Strip. Arson fires have been caused by incendiary…
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Real science shows US 2017 CO2 emissions had steepest drop in the world

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2018

America’s per-capita CO2 emissions are lowest in nearly 70 years.

Real science shows US 2017 CO2 emissions had steepest drop in the world

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mxhxL1LzKww
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7/16/2018 at 5:00pm
A new analysis from the June 2018 BP Statistical Review of Global Energy has some intriguing details on the annual emission of carbon dioxide (CO2) in 201. The global CO2 emissions from energy in 2017 grew by 1.6%, rebounding from the stagnant volumes during 2014-2016, and faster than the 10-year average of…
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Another Month of Strong Retail Sales Show a Strengthened, Growing Economy

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2018

June sales are up from May, leading economists to predict an even stronger economy ahead

Another Month of Strong Retail Sales Show a Strengthened, Growing Economy

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7/16/2018 at 3:00pm
Our economy continues to grow. Excellent jobs reports mean there’s a lot more expendable income. Stimulating the economy is best accomplished not through government intervention, but by putting money back into the market, which is exactly what we’re seeing. Consumer spending rose by 0.5% in June and the Commerce Department revised May’s spending…
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Trump 2020 Campaign, Outside Groups Bring in $32.7 Million in Three Months

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2018

Small donors having a huge impact on fundraising

Trump 2020 Campaign, Outside Groups Bring in $32.7 Million in Three Months

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7/16/2018 at 1:00pm
It’s not too early to think about or prepare for the 2020 presidential campaign. The Washington Examiner reported that Federal Election Committee (FEC) filing show President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign and outside groups have pulled in almost $33 million in just three months. From The Washington Examiner: Trump and Vice President Mike Pence’s re-election…
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U. Texas Profs Opposed to Campus Carry Take Fight to Appeals Court

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2018

“asked a federal appeals court Wednesday to revive their challenge”

U. Texas Profs Opposed to Campus Carry Take Fight to Appeals Court

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7/16/2018 at 12:00pm
The battle over guns on campus continues. Some people just refuse to accept it. CBS News reports: Appeals court hears UT professors’ challenge to Texas campus carry law Attorneys for three University of Texas professors asked a federal appeals court Wednesday to revive their challenge of a law allowing people with concealed-handgun licenses to…
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Ocasio-Cortez: Capitalism “will not always exist in the world”

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2018

And it’s “absolutely a question” whether capitalism can “continue to be the right answer” under Democratic Socialism.

Ocasio-Cortez: Capitalism “will not always exist in the world”

https://www.pbs.org/video/alexandria-ocasio-cortez-barhhq/
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7/16/2018 at 11:00am
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is the hottest commodity in the progressive movement, and arguably in the Democratic Party. The New York Democratic Socialist stunned the Democrat elite by defeating Joe Crowley, the number 4 Democrat in the House and a likely future Speaker of the House if Democrats regained control, in a primary. Now that…
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New Policy at U. Minnesota Would Punish Those Who Fail to Use Correct Pronouns

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2018

“call them by the right words or risk potential disciplinary action, up to firing or expulsion”

New Policy at U. Minnesota Would Punish Those Who Fail to Use Correct Pronouns

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7/16/2018 at 10:00am
Students and faculty at this school better get used to addressing everyone in xer preferred way. The Star Tribune reports: He, she or ze? Pronouns could pose trouble under University of Minnesota campus policy Using the wrong pronoun could turn into a firing offense at the University of Minnesota. The U is considering a new…
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Trump Tells Putin: ‘We have great opportunities together as two countries’

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2018

“I really think the world wants to see us get along.”

Trump Tells Putin: ‘We have great opportunities together as two countries’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UvopPM-TBe8
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7/16/2018 at 9:00am
President Donald Trump met privately with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland, this morning around 6:30 AM ET. Trump told CBS News that he had “low expectations” going into the meeting. On Sunday night, Fox News listed the topics  Trump and Putin supposedly discussed during the meeting: Russian Meddling in 2016 Election Crimea Sanctions Syria Arms Control Press Conference…
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University Gets $25K Grant to Form ‘White Racial Literacy Project’

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2018

“to disrupt racism”

University Gets $25K Grant to Form ‘White Racial Literacy Project’

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7/16/2018 at 8:00am
This is not the pursuit of knowledge through serious study. It’s social engineering. The College Fix reports: College gets grant to establish ‘White Racial Literacy Project’ Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) has received a $25,000 grant from the Lumina Foundation “to disrupt racism” on its campus. The catalyst for the award was last year’s white…
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Branco Cartoon – Circle Jerks

Posted by  ▪  July 16, 2018

Talkin’ ’bout your troubles and you, you never learn

Branco Cartoon – Circle Jerks

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7/16/2018 at 7:00am
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Elizabeth Warren says she “is” not running for President, but clearly she’s preparing to run

Posted by  ▪  July 15, 2018

NY Times says Warren is making “the most concerted strides” towards a presidential run among the numerous potential Democrat candidates.

Elizabeth Warren says she “is” not running for President, but clearly she’s preparing to run

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7/15/2018 at 9:30pm
Elizabeth Warren repeatedly has said that she is not running for president. Warren makes that statement, with the most earnest of faces, because she still has a November 2018 reelection to win, and her opponents are hitting her over the presidential plans. Republican candidate Geoff Diehl has made “Where’s Warren?” one of…
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How Israel’s Mossad pulled off the Iran Nuclear Archives heist

Posted by  ▪  July 15, 2018

Used “torches that burned at least 3,600 degrees, hot enough, as they knew from intelligence collected during the planning of the operation, to cut through the 32 Iranian-made safes”

How Israel’s Mossad pulled off the Iran Nuclear Archives heist

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7/15/2018 at 8:00pm
In late April 2018, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu revealed that Israel’s Mossad had captured and removed from Iran a massive volume of secret Iranian nuclear files. We covered Netanyahu’s public presentation, Netanyahu Reveals Newly Discovered and Damning Intel on Iran Nuclear Program: The archives showed that Iran systematically had deceived the West about…
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What If Democrats Hadn’t Over-played Their Hand On Gorsuch Nomination?

Posted by  ▪  July 15, 2018

The Republican majority in the Senate is smaller now, and the seat more consequential.

What If Democrats Hadn’t Over-played Their Hand On Gorsuch Nomination?

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7/15/2018 at 6:00pm
Last year, we covered Neil Gorsuch’s nomination to the Supreme Court, including their misguided insistence on using the filibuster in an attempt to stop the nomination.  At that point, former Senate majority leader Harry Reid (D-NV) had eliminated the filibuster on lower court nominations but since there was no Supreme Court…
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Miami Man Arrested For Alleged Arson Plot To “Kill All The Jews” In His Building

Posted by  ▪  July 15, 2018

Police: “We do believe that we were minutes away from a potentially deadly situation”

Miami Man Arrested For Alleged Arson Plot To “Kill All The Jews” In His Building

https://twitter.com/MiamiBeachPD/status/1017872215348596736
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7/15/2018 at 4:00pm
A 72-year-old Miami man has been arrested and charged with attempted murder and attempted arson after police received a tip.  During a subsequent search, they found a storage room containing “28 containers with gasoline, sulfur powder, and potassium nitrate.” Walter Stolper was facing eviction from his condo and had reportedly stated that…
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California Democrats toss Sen. Feinstein under bus, endorsing rival De León in Senate Race

Posted by  ▪  July 15, 2018

Not so much a step to the left, but one giant leap into the progressive abyss

California Democrats toss Sen. Feinstein under bus, endorsing rival De León in Senate Race

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7/15/2018 at 2:00pm
It appears that the recent and entirely unexpected defeat of Rep. Joe Crowley (D-NY), the number 4 Democrat in the House, at the hands of newcomer Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a far-left progressive who organized for Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) during his presidential run, has sent shock waves through the country that have…
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University of Kansas Removes Defaced American Flag After Criticism

Posted by  ▪  July 15, 2018

“intended to serve as commentary on the deep divisions in the United States”

University of Kansas Removes Defaced American Flag After Criticism

https://youtu.be/o-fUdHQaZHo
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7/15/2018 at 1:30pm
It was an American flag spattered with black paint. Now, they’re claiming it was “art.” Inside Higher Ed reports: The Flag and Free Expression An art piece at the University of Kansas featuring a U.S. flag with illustrations on it is stirring up a decades-old debate: Should the flag get special protection under the…
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