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New Yorker Magazine Frets Over ‘Creepy Infiltration’ of Christian Chick-fil-A

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 10:00am 4/14/2018 at 10:00am

If you weren’t already convinced that the New Yorker embodies the idea of snobbish, urban, limousine liberals, here’s a story which should confirm it for you once and for all.

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Cynthia Nixon Tries to Turn Andrew Cuomo into Rick Lazio

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 7:00am 3/27/2018 at 7:00am

Cynthia Nixon, the Sex and the City star challenging Andrew Cuomo for governor of New York, is already taking a cue from Hillary Clinton’s playbook by painting Cuomo as a bully.

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Democrat Congressman Mentions Second Amendment as Remedy for Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 11:00am 3/20/2018 at 11:00am
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Do you remember the way the liberal media hyperventilated daily over the dangerous threat posed by the supposedly extremist Tea Party? Don’t expect the same reaction over recent comments by New York Democrat Tom Suozzi.

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Actress Cynthia Nixon Announces Candidacy for New York Governor

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 19, 2018 at 5:00pm 3/19/2018 at 5:00pm

Actress Cynthia Nixon, better known as Miranda from Sex and the City, has announced her candidacy for New York governor via Twitter.

She has never run for elected office (sound like someone we all know?) and will take on two-term Gov. Andrew Cuomo in the Democratic primary.

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Rep. Louise Slaughter Passes Away at 88

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 16, 2018 at 11:22am 3/16/2018 at 11:22am
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Rep. Louise Slaughter (D-NY) has passed away at the age of 88. She represented Rochester in Congress since 1987. From The Rochester Democrat & Chronicle:

“Congresswoman Louise Slaughter was a giant,” said Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer. “She had deep convictions — on both issues important to the people of Rochester, and...

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Democrat governors planning lawsuit to block GOP’s tax overhaul

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 28, 2018 at 4:00pm 1/28/2018 at 4:00pm
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Legal Insurrection readers will recall the California legislature’s attempt to create a special government fund as a “charity” for taxpayer donations to mitigate the loss of state and local tax (SALT) deductions in the recently passed GOP tax plans.

The politicians must have realized the approach was full of fail, so now...

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Blue States Exploring Ways Around New Tax Law

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 7, 2018 at 4:00pm 1/7/2018 at 4:00pm
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When President Trump signed the tax bill into law, Democrats, particularly in blue states with high state income taxes, wailed.  The Nation declared...

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Trump dumps $13 billion Obama-backed NY-NJ rail tunnel plan

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 1, 2018 at 2:30pm 1/1/2018 at 2:30pm
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Many of us will look back on 2017 with some regrets. However, few will have as many as blue state Democratic politicos who decided to embrace the #Resistance instead of acting as true representatives of their states’ citizens. Rather than negotiate or compromise with either President Trump or the Republicans, they...

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New York Anchor Gives Birth After Water Breaks on Air

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 29, 2017 at 3:30pm 9/29/2017 at 3:30pm
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Oh BOY! Literally! NBC 4’s Natalie Pasquarella went on air on Wednesday, but something unexpected happened in the middle of a broadcast:

Pasquarella was answering a question about Twitter’s new character limit near the end of Tuesday’s broadcast when she let out an uneasy laugh. That was the second she went...

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Anthony Weiner Sentenced to 21 Months for Sexting With a Minor

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 25, 2017 at 11:30am 9/25/2017 at 11:30am

Disgraced former Congressman Anthony Weiner has received a 21 month prison sentence for sexting with a 15-year-old girl in North Carolina. He also has to register as a sex offender. His numerous sexting scandals have ruined his career and his marriage to Huma Abedin, failed Democrat presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s long...

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Israeli Consulate in Manhattan evacuated after discovery of package containing white powder

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 3:42pm 9/16/2017 at 3:42pm
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Israel’s mission to New York reopened after being closed following an evacuation Friday in response to the discovery of a package containing white powder and a letter threatening Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

The Israeli Consulate was closed off due to the suspicious nature of the powder in the package, and the staff...

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Obamacare Causes New York’s Largest Hospital Network to Leave Insurance Market

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 28, 2017 at 2:30pm 8/28/2017 at 2:30pm
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Northwell Health, New York’s largest hospital network, has decided to stop selling Obamacare plans over….you guessed it…huge losses. From The New York Post:

Northwell Health (the former North Shore-Long Island Jewish Medical Center network ) blamed a flawed provision in the Affordable Care Act — and the lack of action in Washing...

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Scottish NYU Student Describes the Shock of Seeing the ‘Stifling of Free Speech’ on Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 25, 2017 at 1:30pm 8/25/2017 at 1:30pm
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Madeleine Kearns from Glasgow, Scotland, decided to study journalism at NYU. She received a shock when she arrived on campus and found the “stifling of free speech” and different pronouns a person can be called.

She detailed her experience in The Spectator:

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New York to Remove Subway Tiles Resembling Confederate Flag

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 18, 2017 at 6:00pm 8/18/2017 at 6:00pm
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Just in case you thought removal madness couldn’t get any wilder…New York!

Friday, MTA announced plans to “modify” some subway tiles in Manhattan. Patrons have complained the tiles, which have graced the Times Square station for these last 100 years too closely resemble the Confederate battle flag.

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New York Gov. Cuomo Asks Private Companies to Help Fix Subways

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 29, 2017 at 9:30am 7/29/2017 at 9:30am
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Democratic New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has asked the private sector to help foot the bill to fix the subway in New York City. From New York Daily News:

“We have to change our attitude. This is our MTA [Metropolitan Transportation Authority], right? This is our transit system,” Cuomo told members of...

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New York AG Sues Pro-Life Advocates Who Protest at Clinics in Queens

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 3:15pm 6/22/2017 at 3:15pm

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has filed a lawsuit against people who have protested outside of Choices Women’s Medical Clinic in Queens for the past five years.

Schneiderman has accused the defendants of “targeting patients and employees every Saturday morning, telling them ‘You don’t know when you might get shot’ and...

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Actors Stab and Kill ‘Trump’ in Bizarre Rendition of Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 9, 2017 at 8:00pm 6/9/2017 at 8:00pm
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Legal Insurrection readers may have noticed that I sometimes refer to President Donald Trump as “Master of the Unexpected.”

That is a term of endearment among Trump’s fans who also love the 1963 epic, Cleopatra, as it refers to quote about Julius Caesar and his tactic that led to a victory over...

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