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Obama just can’t help taking victory laps, this time around Pope Francis

Posted by  ▪  September 20, 2015

Obama’s Guest List for Pope Francis dinner upsets Catholics.

Obama just can’t help taking victory laps, this time around Pope Francis

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9/20/2015 at 7:30am
Pope Francis stopped in Cuba on his way to a Tuesday arrival in Washington, DC.  While there, the Holy Father took a victory lap for the restoration of diplomatic relations between the two countries. Pope Francis landed in Cuba on Saturday, quickly calling on the communist nation to “open itself to the…
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Trump: No, it’s not my obligation to defend Obama

Posted by  ▪  September 19, 2015

Pushing back against criticism for not confronting a questioner at a town hall.

Trump: No, it’s not my obligation to defend Obama

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9/19/2015 at 9:18pm
We noted the other day that Donald Trump caught enormous media and political flak because he did not challenge someone in the audience at a town hall who called Obama a Muslim and not American, Hillary *shocked* people still believe Obama-Muslim claim she started Trump finally has spoken about the issue, and…
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Hillary’s Accomplishments: A Snapshot of Nothing Much

Posted by  ▪  September 19, 2015

Ask 20 Democrats for Hillary’s accomplishments and sit back for the funny

Hillary’s Accomplishments: A Snapshot of Nothing Much

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9/19/2015 at 7:30pm
During the CNN GOP debate, Carly Fiorina challenged Hillary supporters to name one of her accomplishments. This is an exceedingly fair question of the former First Lady, senator from New York, and Secretary of State who is now hoping to become the president, but it’s one that causes even her staunchest supporters…
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Crowd Heckles DNC Chair: “We Want Debates!”

Posted by  ▪  September 19, 2015

Democrat debate fight heats up

Crowd Heckles DNC Chair: “We Want Debates!”

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9/19/2015 at 6:00pm
The inner-party tension over the Democratic primary debate schedule boiled over at a New Hampshire Democratic Party convention Saturday. According to the Washington Post, more than 4,000 delegates and guests were at the event. When Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz stepped up to speak, convention goers began chanting, “we want…
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Cruz: We’ll Kill Terrorists, Repeal ObamaCare, Defend the Constitution

Posted by  ▪  September 19, 2015

“The difference between me and the other candidates: I’m going to do what I tell you I’m going to do”

Cruz: We’ll Kill Terrorists, Repeal ObamaCare, Defend the Constitution

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9/19/2015 at 4:00pm
Although Ted Cruz didn’t get much time during the CNN grudge match debate, his campaign has announced that he pulled in over $1 million in the 48 hours following the debate. Thank you #CruzCrew! Over $1 million raised in the 48 hours following the #CNNDebate: https://t.co/dnSTea2QZM #CruzToVictory — Team Cruz (@TeamTedCruz) September 19,…
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The View is Losing Advertisers and They Deserve It

Posted by  ▪  September 19, 2015

Making fun of nurses. Classy.

The View is Losing Advertisers and They Deserve It

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9/19/2015 at 2:00pm
After the recent Miss America contest, some of the ladies on The View mocked Miss Colorado, who is a nurse, for wearing scrubs and a stethoscope during the pageant. Social media erupted following their obnoxious comments and now the show is paying the price with the loss of advertisers. Mary Bowerman of USA…
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Buzz or Real: “100 Percent Certain” Joe Biden Is In?

Posted by  ▪  September 19, 2015

Draft Biden official overheard on train, but could just be punking other passengers.

Buzz or Real: “100 Percent Certain” Joe Biden Is In?

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9/19/2015 at 12:00pm
National Review reports on a cell phone conversation overheard on an Amtrak train indicating that the 2016 election may be heading in an entirely new direction for the Democrats: When Josh Alcorn joined the Draft Biden super PAC, MSNBC headlined its story on the move “Draft Biden just got real.” Alcorn had…
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Lesbos Defiled

Posted by  ▪  September 19, 2015

Rubber rafts piled 12 feet high.

Lesbos Defiled

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9/19/2015 at 10:30am
The Greek island of Lesbos has been a popular landing point for refugees fleeing the Middle East by boat. The numbers have been so great that rafts and other flotation devices are piling up on the shore. The UK Daily Mail reports: Piled 12ft high, the ever growing mass of rubber dinghies and…
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Progressive Policies Week at College Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  September 19, 2015

Your weekly report from the world of higher education.

Progressive Policies Week at College Insurrection

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9/19/2015 at 8:30am
America’s top progressive recently lectured college kids for being too politically correct. Obama: Students Shouldn’t be “Coddled and Protected from Different Points of Views” Obama Criticizes Liberal Politically Correct Culture on College Campuses The students at Liberty University are respectful of opposing viewpoints. Bernie Sanders Says America Was Founded on Racist Principles at Liberty University Which…
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Ayotte Demands Answers from Cruz on Planned Parenthood Defund Push

Posted by  ▪  September 19, 2015

“How do we get 60 votes?”

Ayotte Demands Answers from Cruz on Planned Parenthood Defund Push

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9/19/2015 at 7:00am
Senator Ted Cruz has repeatedly accused his colleagues in the Senate of not fighting hard enough to defund Planned Parenthood. The bill currently funding the government will expire on September 30, and Cruz has asked the other Republican members of the Senate to oppose any further funding bills that allocate money…
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Pelosi Takes on DWS Over Number of Dem Debates

Posted by  ▪  September 18, 2015

Pile on, guys

Pelosi Takes on DWS Over Number of Dem Debates

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9/18/2015 at 7:50pm
Earlier this week, protesters rallied outside of the Democratic National Headquarters in Washington, DC to oppose the rules that DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman-Schultz has imposed on Democratic primary candidates. What’s the controversy? Most of the opposition boils down to the limited number of debates candidates will have the opportunity to participate…
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Feds Regulate Away Airboat Jobs in Florida

Posted by  ▪  September 18, 2015

Now they’re working *for* the government.

Feds Regulate Away Airboat Jobs in Florida

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9/18/2015 at 6:10pm
I don’t know about you, but when I think of Florida, I think of airboats. After next year, however, those of us familiar with the roar of the the gladesmen’s watercraft will probably think of regulations. Earlier this month, the AP reported that over a dozen years’ worth of negotiation, deliberation, and…
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The Media’s Cycle of Churning Through Candidates, Trump Edition

Posted by  ▪  September 18, 2015

Prop up a candidate, get bored of candidate, complain candidate is in decline, repeat.

The Media’s Cycle of Churning Through Candidates, Trump Edition

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9/18/2015 at 4:25pm
For everything that might be wrong with large media outlets, there’s no escaping the control they wield over election cycles. They possess the power to crush White House dreams or make them a reality. Which is part of why headlines like this are hilarious: Yesterday, we discussed a report released by the…
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Sderot (Israel) under rocket attack again

Posted by  ▪  September 18, 2015

Quiet broken.

Sderot (Israel) under rocket attack again

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9/18/2015 at 2:30pm
Last spring I visited Sderot, the Israeli town on the Gaza border. Sderot is best known internationally as the town most frequently under rocket attack with almost no warning because of the short distance. Sderot has developed extensive shelter systems, as I discussed in Israelis shelter in place near Gaza. The system…
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This Chart Clears Up Carly Fiorina’s HP Record

Posted by  ▪  September 18, 2015

Is Fiorina responsible for the demise of HP?

This Chart Clears Up Carly Fiorina’s HP Record

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9/18/2015 at 1:25pm
Thrust into the national spotlight thanks to Wednesday night’s GOP presidential debate, everything about Carly Fiorina is under the media’s microscope. Much has been said about Fiorina’s job record, particularly her tenure at Hewlett-Packard. Fiorina was fired from HP in 2005, a fact her opponents love to mention. The Washington Post reported: Fiorina…
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Hillary *shocked* people still believe Obama-Muslim claim she started

Posted by  ▪  September 18, 2015

This may be Hillary’s only real “achievement”

Hillary *shocked* people still believe Obama-Muslim claim she started

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LHFREDHB-nQ
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9/18/2015 at 11:30am
At a large Donald Trump event yesterday, someone in the crowd asked a question which accused Barack Obama of being Muslim and complained about Muslims. Trump appeared to brush off the question mid-stream, but didn’t denounce the claims, and was vague enough in his response to set the media on fire: It also…
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Visit Munich Oktoberfest, while you still can

Posted by  ▪  September 18, 2015

Calls to ban “intolerant and anti-Islamic” festival

Visit Munich Oktoberfest, while you still can

https://youtu.be/pV3jF_IyGk8
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9/18/2015 at 10:15am
Germany’s migration crisis just got even bigger. German authorities have been constantly revising their official estimates and have now concluded that by the end of 2015 over a million migrants would be settling in the country. What mass-migration would mean for Germany and Europe in the long run remains to be seen,…
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