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Playboy Founder Hugh Hefner Dead at 91

Posted by  ▪  September 28, 2017

The magazine drove the sexual revolution in the 60s and 70s.

Playboy Founder Hugh Hefner Dead at 91

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9/28/2017 at 3:30pm
Hugh Hefner, the man behind the Playboy empire, died at his Playboy Mansion. He was 91 years old. From CNBC: Playboy Enterprises said he died of natural causes. The magazine was founded more than 60 years ago and created a niche upscale men’s magazine, combining images of nude women with in-depth articles, interviews…
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City of Jerusalem Seeks Technology Ties With India

Posted by  ▪  September 28, 2017

Ancient Biblical city emerges as a global hi-tech hub

City of Jerusalem Seeks Technology Ties With India

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9/28/2017 at 2:30pm
An initiative sponsored by the Embassy of Israel in India seeks to connect Jerusalem’s startup ecosystem with India’s technology scene. Contrary to the popular perception, Jerusalem is fast catching up with Tel Aviv as a leading technology center in the world. In 2015, TIME magazine named Jerusalem as one of the world’s…
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Free College Proposal in Florida Comes With Strings Attached

Posted by  ▪  September 28, 2017

There’s always a catch.

Free College Proposal in Florida Comes With Strings Attached

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9/28/2017 at 1:30pm
Here’s another reminder that there’s no such thing as free. ABC Action News reports: Proposed bill offers free college tuition in Florida… but there’s a catch A new bill proposed on Monday by a South Florida representative calls for the state to pay the tuition costs of many Florida students at state colleges, but…
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Rep. Scalise Welcomed Back to Congress With Standing Ovation and a Speech That Will Leave You in Tears

Posted by  ▪  September 28, 2017

“I’m a living example that miracles really do happen”

Rep. Scalise Welcomed Back to Congress With Standing Ovation and a Speech That Will Leave You in Tears

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9/28/2017 at 1:18pm
After suffering a critical gun shot wound to the hip during a June Congressional baseball practice, Rep. Steve Scalise returned to Congress Thursday. As disheartening as the events leading to his months-long absence were, his return was nothing short of inspirational. A hero’s welcome: House floor gives standing ovation to Rep. Steve…
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Trump Admin Waives Jones Act to Allow Foreign Aid to Puerto Rico

Posted by  ▪  September 28, 2017

The act will allow foreign ships to land in Puerto Rico ports.

Trump Admin Waives Jones Act to Allow Foreign Aid to Puerto Rico

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9/28/2017 at 11:30am
President Donald Trump’s administration has finally waived the Jones Act, which will allow foreign ships to bring aid to hurricane ravaged Puerto Rico. The Jones Act has been enforced since its inception in 1920. It states that any goods transported by water into U.S. ports must come in on ships made in…
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Texans Quarterback Deshaun Watson Gave First Game Check to Cafeteria Workers Impacted by Harvey

Posted by  ▪  September 28, 2017

Grab the Kleenex

Texans Quarterback Deshaun Watson Gave First Game Check to Cafeteria Workers Impacted by Harvey

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9/28/2017 at 11:03am
The storm waters may have receded, but thousands in Houston are still struggling to put their lives back together after Hurricane Harvey. Enter Houston Texans Quarterback Deshaun Watson. Watson took his first game check, split it up, and gave it to Texans cafeteria workers who lost everything in last month’s storm….
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Rep. Scalise Heads Back to Congress After Being Shot

Posted by  ▪  September 28, 2017

Something to celebrate

Rep. Scalise Heads Back to Congress After Being Shot

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9/28/2017 at 10:31am
God bless Rep. Steve Scalise. After being shot and critically wounded at a Congressional baseball practice game in June, Rep. Scalise heads back to Congress for the first time. From Politico: It’s Scalise’s first time in the Capitol since he took a bullet to the hip while practicing with the Republican congressional baseball…
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George Washington U. Committee May Rename ‘Problematic’ Campus Buildings

Posted by  ▪  September 28, 2017

“the task force will be composed entirely of students”

George Washington U. Committee May Rename ‘Problematic’ Campus Buildings

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9/28/2017 at 10:30am
Getting rid of problematic names is all the rage on campus these days. The College Fix reports: George Washington University committee will explore renaming ‘problematic’ campus buildings A new committee at an elite Washington, D.C. university will explore the possibility of changing “problematic” building names. Amid a flurry of iconoclasm aimed at Civil War and…
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Evolution of a Narrative: From Black Lives Matter to the National Anthem is “White Supremacist”

Posted by  ▪  September 28, 2017

Where does this end?

Evolution of a Narrative: From Black Lives Matter to the National Anthem is “White Supremacist”

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9/28/2017 at 10:00am
Last year, when then-49er Colin Kaepernick explained why he knelt instead of showing respect for our nation, its flag, or its anthem, he was very clear about the nature of his pointedly anti-America protest. “I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses…
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Work on Trump’s Border Wall Prototypes Begin

Posted by  ▪  September 28, 2017

8 mini-walls will be built in 30 days as San Diego braces for potential protests.

Work on Trump’s Border Wall Prototypes Begin

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9/28/2017 at 8:30am
Despite a recent lawsuit from California politicians, construction of the President Trump’s border wall has entered an exciting new phase of construction. Legal Insurrection readers will recall that the Department of Homeland Security had an open-call for plans, and hundreds of construction firms submitted blueprints for consideration — despite threats of boycotts…
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Harvard Inclusion Task Force Recommends Avoiding “Indicators of Excellence”

Posted by  ▪  September 28, 2017

“create a center revolving around either inclusion and belonging or identity, politics, and culture”

Harvard Inclusion Task Force Recommends Avoiding “Indicators of Excellence”

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9/28/2017 at 7:30am
If we don’t point out that some people are better at certain things than others, we’ll all be equal. Right? The Daily Caller reports: Harvard Inclusion Report Wants To Avoid Certain ‘Indicators Of Excellence’ Harvard University’s Task Force on Inclusion and Belonging advised the university to avoid “over-reliance on indicators of excellence that systematically…
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TV Networks Largely Ignore Angry Fans Booing NFL

Posted by  ▪  September 28, 2017

Doesn’t fit the preferred narrative.

TV Networks Largely Ignore Angry Fans Booing NFL

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9/28/2017 at 7:00am
Last spring when liberals were storming town hall meetings and angrily yelling at Republican congressmen, the images were unavoidable. All the networks, even FOX News, showed them for all the country to see. NFL fans who are angry about players kneeling during the national anthem haven’t been so lucky. Michael McCarthy writes at…
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Cornell Black Students group issues 6-page list of demands

Posted by  ▪  September 27, 2017

Wants faculty trained in “systems of power and privilege” and admissions for non-immigrant blacks “affected directly by the African Holocaust in America”

Cornell Black Students group issues 6-page list of demands

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9/27/2017 at 9:35pm
As we have previously covered, the Cornell University campus in Ithaca, NY, is in turmoil after two incidents. In one, a student shouted “build a wall” near the Latino Living Center. At least two reports (Campus Reform and The New American) claim the student was Hispanic and said it to mock Trump. The Cornell administration…
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Michelle Obama Goes Full Sexist, Says Woman Voting Against Hillary ‘voted against their own voice’

Posted by  ▪  September 27, 2017

Women’s liberation, just not *that* kind of liberation

Michelle Obama Goes Full Sexist, Says Woman Voting Against Hillary ‘voted against their own voice’

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9/27/2017 at 7:56pm
It’s disappointing to see a former First Lady feed Hillary’s electoral loss delusions, but here we are. A featured speaker at the Inbound 2017 Conference, Michelle Obama railed against the patriarchy and then turned her ire towards women who chose to vote for someone other than Hillary last November. “Any woman…
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Trump Administration Joins Battle Against Restricting Campus Free Speech

Posted by  ▪  September 27, 2017

“Foundation for Individual Rights in Education said Tuesday that DOJ entered a slam-dunk case”

Trump Administration Joins Battle Against Restricting Campus Free Speech

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9/27/2017 at 7:30pm
This is great news. The whole concept of free speech zones is antithetical to academia. The College Fix reports: Trump administration joins legal fight against campus speech zones Free speech advocacy groups have a new ally: the Trump administration. But not all of them want the allyship. The Justice Department filed a “statement of…
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Did California’s Plastic Bag Ban contribute to San Diego’s Hepatitis A Crisis?

Posted by  ▪  September 27, 2017

The disease claims a 17th life as the CDC plans to come assess the city’s response.

Did California’s Plastic Bag Ban contribute to San Diego’s Hepatitis A Crisis?

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9/27/2017 at 5:30pm
It seems the only law California follows is the one related to unintended consequences. In addition to voting overwhelmingly for Hillary Clinton, our state also approved a ban of single-use plastic bags being offered by stores to contain purchased items. This move may have been one of the factors that has contributed…
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Hillary Doesn’t Understand What a Convention of States Actually Is

Posted by  ▪  September 27, 2017

Even Wikipedia gets it right.

Hillary Doesn’t Understand What a Convention of States Actually Is

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9/27/2017 at 4:00pm
While making the rounds on her book tour, Hillary Clinton recently sat down with Vox’s Ezra Klein to discuss her failed presidential bid, President Trump, and the challenges currently faced by the Democrat minority. Among those challenges, Clinton warned, is a “radical change” being pursued by forces on the right: “There’s a…
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