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Whatever happened to Justine Sacco?

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 13, 2015 at 10:00am 2/13/2015 at 10:00am

Back in December of 2013, a woman named Justine Sacco boarded a plane in New York that was bound for South Africa. She was planning to visit family for the holidays.

She tweeted what was perceived as a politically incorrect message to her tiny Twitter following and by the time she...

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#JeSuisCharlie — Attack on French magazine Charlie Hebdo (Live Updates)

https://twitter.com/MarkGSparrow/status/552963377354780672
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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 11:11am 1/7/2015 at 11:11am
https://twitter.com/MarkGSparrow/status/552963377354780672

There was an attack on a French satirical publication, Charlie Hebdo, using automatic weapons and a rocket-propelled grenade, killing 12. The killers are at large as of this writing.

The NY Times reports:

Masked gunmen with automatic weapons opened fire in...

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Obama got exactly what he wanted from faux Cuba negotiation

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 19, 2014 at 8:30am 12/19/2014 at 8:30am

Marco Rubio, among others, believes that Obama is a bad negotiator, the worst since Carter:

I don’t know what [Obama’s] intentions are. His foreign policy is at a m...

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What Happens When the Lights Go Out?

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 12:30pm 12/6/2014 at 12:30pm

In a new edition of Afterburner, Bill Whittle examines the ways in which an enemy attack could shut down our power grid. This is a major national security issue.

A lack of electricity for an extended period of time would devastate any country.

Maybe we should keep an eye on Detroit.

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Planned Parenthood organizes against TIME magazine poll to ban word “feminist”

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 17, 2014 at 1:00pm 11/17/2014 at 1:00pm

In a sign that liberal “feminists” have outlasted their welcome on the cultural stage, in TIME’s annual list of Words to Be Banned, “feminist” made the cut.

Readers were asked to vote for one of a variety of somewhat annoying modern vernacular including “obvi”, “sorry not sorry”, “bossy”, “om nom nom nom”, and...

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This is what Obama’s “border security” looks like

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 15, 2014 at 8:08am 8/15/2014 at 8:08am

The news is full of stories and interviews detailing the failure of the Obama Administration to enforce immigration law, the

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NY Mag claim that Hamas not involved in Israeli teens kidnapping falls apart some more

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 2:18pm 8/7/2014 at 2:18pm

One of the enduring claims related to the Gaza war is that pushed by New York Magazine author Katie Zavadski in a viral article originally titled: “It Turns Out Hamas Didn’t Kidnap and Kill 3 Israeli Teens After All (link goes to updated version, not original)(screenshot via Seth Frantzman):

That claim gave rise to the...

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NY Magazine’s contribution to the propaganda war against Israel

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 11:15am 7/31/2014 at 11:15am

In the current Gaza war, there are many falsehoods and deceptions being perpetrated against Israel by the media.

One can understand how reporters in Gaza shape and shade their reporting for fear of Hamas retaliation.

But how to explain the headline to...

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The U.N.: What is it Good For?

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 18, 2014 at 1:43pm 4/18/2014 at 1:43pm

Is there anything that the U.N. does right?

I noticed a story earlier this week, Apology for UN refusal to stop Rwanda genocide. The context for the apology is the twentieth anniversary of the Rwandan genocide.

Former New Zealand ambassador Colin Keating issued the rare apology during a council meeting to commemorate the 20th...

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Hurts so bad that Palin was right and Obama-Media Industrial Complex wrong

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 9:25am 3/2/2014 at 9:25am

Please see Mandy for more coverage of the crisis here.

As Brian and Neo have previously posted, during the 2012 campaign Mitt Romney was mocked by President Obama and his cheerleaders for highlighting the Russian threat...

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Bridal magazine touts travel to Cuba, “it’s hot!”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 7:30am 2/25/2014 at 7:30am

Brides take note: apparently the cool thing to do right now is choose a honeymoon destination like Cuba where you can witness oppression “before there’s a Starbucks on every corner” and you can see all its “sexy, vintage style intact.”

At least, according to the free magazine Bloomgingdale’s is handing out to...

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Uh oh, Wendy Davis’ life story not what it seems

source: http://nymag.com/thecut/2013/08/wendy-davis-wore-high-heels-in-vogue.html
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 19, 2014 at 1:14pm 1/19/2014 at 1:14pm
source: http://nymag.com/thecut/2013/08/wendy-davis-wore-high-heels-in-vogue.html

Wendy Davis rose to national prominence when she conducted a filibuster to block a Texas bill restricting non-medically necessary abortions after 20-weeks. For that position, which is wildly unpopular, Davis became the next Elizabeth Warren — the Great White Hope in pink sneakers.

Erick Erickson dubbed her “Abortion Barbie,” which led to...

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What’s the Quenelle?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 5:11pm 1/5/2014 at 5:11pm

The quenelle is a salute attributed to French comedian Dieudonné M’bala M’bala. Dieudonné, who started his career as a liberal anti-racist, has, in recent years moved to the far right and embraced the politics of Jean Marie Le-Pen. A few days ago France fined him again for his continued incitement...

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Did Syrian Electronic Army hijack TIME magazine’s Twitter account?

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 29, 2013 at 4:04pm 11/29/2013 at 4:04pm

It’s not entirely clear yet exactly what’s happened, but something funny appears to be going on.

I first noticed it a little while ago when this tweet appeared in my Twitter timeline (the tweet has since been deleted, so below is a screenshot).

Others caught a shot of this tweet as well before...

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Not interested in what that Republican is selling

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 1:15pm 10/31/2013 at 1:15pm

This paragraph pretty much sums it up, from an article at The NY Times (emphasis added):

[Tom] Scully, who has spent the last 30-some years oscillating between government and the private sector, is hoping to be his own best proof of the Obamacare gold mine. As a principal health policy adviser under President...

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Great “Love Triumphs Over Hate” Story

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 27, 2013 at 6:41pm 9/27/2013 at 6:41pm

From my wife after over 30 years: “I already have the ring. I’m done making sandwiches.”

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Two people meet. Make sandwiches. Fall in love. Make more sandwiches. Plan to get married.

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The Matthew Shepard anti-gay hate crime narrative may be all wrong

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 6:40pm 9/22/2013 at 6:40pm

There are few cultural icons whose life and death story carry the weight of Matthew Shepard.

The story is well-known. A young gay man in Laramie, Wyoming was lured from a bar by two strangers who took him to a remote area and brutally beat him because of hatred of gays, leaving...

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