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It’s still the illegal immigration, stupid

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 5:15pm 10/22/2017 at 5:15pm

James Carville famously salvaged Bill Clinton’s political career by focusing on economic problems people were facing during the 1992 campaign.

The term “it’s the economy, stupid,” attributed to Carville as Clinton’s campaign strategist, became the mantra for a generation of Democrat politicians and political strategists:

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Far left uses “intersectionality” to defend indefensible Islamism

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at 5:00pm 8/9/2017 at 5:00pm
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The cancellation of an appearance by noted atheist author and speaker Richard Dawkins is just the latest example of campus speech shut down. We covered the shut down in Richard Dawkins Berkeley Event Canceled Over Tweets Critical of Islamism:

Dawkins refused to apologize, as reported at Berkeleyside:

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Death by Blogging

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 30, 2015 at 4:00pm 3/30/2015 at 4:00pm

Blogger Burnout” is a frequent joke around here.

But it’s true.

Andrew Sullivan quit blogging in late January 2015, as we reported at the time Breaking – Big Blogger Burns Out. Sullivan’s announcement focused mostly on a desire to change paths:

Why? Two reasons. The first is one I hope anyone can understand: although...

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Breaking – Big Blogger Burns Out

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 3:15pm 1/28/2015 at 3:15pm

Blogger Burnout.

A frequent topic here, first visited on January 15, 2009, Add “Blogger Burnout” To The List Of Blogger Ailments. For those of you keeping track, that would be about 3 months after I started Legal Insurrection.

Three months! Even then I realized that being a blogger could be about the most...

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So, was evisceration of Brendan Eich “a PR stunt … nothing but a PR stunt”?

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 7, 2014 at 10:25pm 4/7/2014 at 10:25pm

A narrative is emerging that the entire Brendan Eich evisceration campaign was a public relations stunt by OKCupid.   That narrative is emerging from the left, based on facts uncovered by the right.

Chuck Ross of The Daily Caller was the first to report that the founder...

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Before Brendan Eich, they came for the Mormons

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 5:45pm 4/5/2014 at 5:45pm
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A boycott and pressure campaign was launched against Brendan Eich, recently named CEO of Mozilla (which owns the Firefox browser), because in 2008 he contributed to a pro-Proposition 8 group. Eich resigned after a revolt against him at his own company due to his contribution.

Prop. 8 enshrined in the California...

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SPLC doesn’t have the guts to put Bill Maher on its “Anti-Muslim” Hate Watch list

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 12:45pm 4/28/2013 at 12:45pm

Mark Steyn observes in The Collapsing of the American Skull:

One of the most ingenious and effective strategies of the Left on any number of topics is to frame the debate and co-opt the language so effectively that it becomes all but impossible even to discuss the subject honestly….

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“Deranged Propagandist”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 4, 2011 at 4:39pm 6/4/2011 at 4:39pm

That’s what Andrew Sullivan calls me because I pointed out facts which contradict his narrative of Sarah Palin.

Funny thing about facts, Andy.  Name calling can’t change them.

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