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Palm Beach Atlantic University Names Melania Trump 2020 ‘Woman of Distinction’

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 9:30am 1/12/2020 at 9:30am
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It’s nice to see Melania recognized in a positive way. It happens so rarely and it’s unfair.

The Floridian reports:

Florida University Names Melania Trump 2020 ‘Woman of Distinction’

First Lady Melania Trump has been named Palm Beach Atlantic University’s 2020 “Woman of Distinction.”

“Our first lady, is an exquisite human being, a magnificent wife...

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University of Miami Warns Students Against Use of the Phrase ‘OK Boomer’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 31, 2019 at 11:00am 12/31/2019 at 11:00am

Could this have anything to do with Florida’s high population of Baby Boomers?

Campus Reform reports:

UMiami warns students about using ‘dismissive’ phrase ‘OK Boomer’

The University of Miami is warning students of the implications of using the phrase “OK Boomer,” a term that the school says may be considered offensive.

The university recently called...

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NAS Pensacola Pilot to Bosses: ‘Our Message is Simple: Arm Us’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 3:00pm 12/11/2019 at 3:00pm
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Navy instructor pilots have demanded their bosses allow them to carry weapons on their bases.

The request comes after Saudi Arabian Air Force 2nd Lt. Mohammed Saeed Alshamrani shot and killed three sailors and wounded eight others. For 10 minutes, he shot up the API (aviation pre-flight indoctrination) building.

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FBI Treating Pensacola Naval Air Station Shooting as Terrorism

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 9, 2019 at 9:00am 12/9/2019 at 9:00am
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The FBI announced it will investigate the deadly shooting at Pensacola Naval Air Shooting as terrorism.

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Florida Naval Air Station Shooter a Saudi Aviation Student

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 6, 2019 at 3:00pm 12/6/2019 at 3:00pm
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Authorities identified the shooter at the Pensacola, FL, Naval Air Station as Mohammed Saeed Alshamrani, a Saudi Arabia national.

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Attempt to Impeach Student Leader at U. Florida Over Donald Trump Jr. Visit Fails

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at 2:00pm 11/27/2019 at 2:00pm
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It’s stunning that this even got as far as it did. Everyone knows this would never have been an issue if it was Chelsea Clinton.

Campus Reform reports:

Trump-connected impeachment fails at UF as leftist narrative is torched

The University of Florida Student Government recently moved to impeach Student Body President Michael Murphy for...

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University of Miami Expert on Money-Laundering Charged With Money-Laundering

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 8:00am 11/19/2019 at 8:00am

How ironic. If convicted, he is facing up to 20 years in prison.

The Miami New Times reports:

University of Miami Money-Laundering Expert Charged With Money Laundering

For years, Bruce M. Bagley has taught in the University of Miami’s International Studies program. He’s one of the nation’s foremost experts on money laundering in...

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Students at U. Florida Demand Resignation of Student Leader for Inviting Donald Trump. Jr. to Speak

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 8, 2019 at 12:00pm 11/8/2019 at 12:00pm

The speech happened weeks ago but apparently, some people aren’t over it yet.

Campus Reform reports:

Students push to impeach student body pres over Trump Jr. speech

The University of Florida Student Government chamber erupted Tuesday as some students demanded the resignation of their student body president for inviting President Donald Trump’s son, Donald...

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Trump Leaves New York, Becomes Resident of Palm Beach

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 1, 2019 at 12:00pm 11/1/2019 at 12:00pm
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President Donald Trump announced this morning that he and his family will officially leave New York once his presidency comes to an end.

Due to the bad treatment he’s received from New York, the Trump family will make Palm Beach, FL, their permanent home. His Mar-a-Lago Club is located in...

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GOP Rep. Francis Rooney, Who Is Open to Impeachment, Announces Retirement From Congress

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 10:00am 10/20/2019 at 10:00am
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Republican Congressman Francis Rooney represents Florida’s 19th district. He recently said that he may be able to support Trump’s impeachment. Now he has announced that he is retiring.

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University of Florida Students Protest Appearance by Donald Trump Jr.

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 14, 2019 at 10:00am 10/14/2019 at 10:00am
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Entirely predictable. You just knew students wouldn’t be able to resist their need to protest all things Trump.

The Hill reports:

University of Florida students protest Trump Jr. appearance

Hundreds of University of Florida students protested the school paying Donald Trump Jr. and Kimberly Guilfoyle to speak on campus Thursday night.

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Handicap Spot Shooter Sentenced to 20 Years

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 11, 2019 at 3:00pm 10/11/2019 at 3:00pm
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Michael Drejka, the Florida man who shot and killed Markeis McGlockton after being physically attacked by McGlockton in a dispute over a handicap parking spot, was sentenced yesterday to 20 years in prison. He was convicted in August of manslaughter.

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Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo Wants to Make the Zoo Accommodating for Those With Sensory Issues

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 10, 2019 at 10:00am 10/10/2019 at 10:00am
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I like this idea! I know as someone with severe social anxiety a crowded and loud place can cause extreme discomfort and panic attacks. From The Gainsville Sun:

The zoo — with its screeching, howling and caterwauling inhabitants — can be a noisy nightmare for a child with autism or other...

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Donald Trump Jr. and Kimberly Guilfoyle to Speak at University of Florida

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 4, 2019 at 12:00pm 10/4/2019 at 12:00pm

This will naturally inspire all kinds of protest nonsense because that’s the world we live in now. Anyone connected to Trump must be protested by the left.

Newsweek reports:

Donald Trump Jr., Kimberly Guilfoyle Visit Sparks Divide in University of Florida Students

President Donald Trump’s son, Donald Trump Jr., and his girlfriend, Kimberly Guilfoyle—a...

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Two Universities in Florida Hosting ‘Drag Queen Story Hours’ in Their Libraries

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 13, 2019 at 12:00pm 9/13/2019 at 12:00pm

This is something that has been stirring controversy in many parts of the country. It was only a matter of time before it was embraced by academia.

The College Fix reports:

University libraries hosting ‘Drag Queen Story Hours’

Two universities in Florida are hosting “Drag Queen Story Hours” as part of their initiative to...

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VERDICT: Michael Drejka Guilty of Manslaughter

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 24, 2019 at 10:00am 8/24/2019 at 10:00am

Last night “handicap parking spot shooter” Michael Drejka was found guilty of manslaughter, as charged, for the shooting death of Markeis McGlockton. The verdict was returned quickly last night, after the jury had deliberated only a few hours.

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U. Florida to Correct Free Speech Code and Pay Young Americans for Freedom $66K

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 4, 2019 at 9:30am 8/4/2019 at 9:30am

This is a win for all students at the school, not just conservatives.

From the YAF blog:

University Of Florida To Correct Speech Code, Pay Young Americans For Freedom Students $66,000

Conservative students at the University of Florida will no longer be discriminated against on the basis of their conservative beliefs by their university....

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