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HBO Gives New Show to ‘Obama Bros’ in Run-up to 2018 Midterms

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 2:00pm 2/10/2018 at 2:00pm
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Former Obama staffers Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett, and Tommy Vietor have been doing a podcast for months and now they’re headed to HBO. They’ve been signed to do a series of specials in the months leading up to the 2018 midterm elections.

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Tom Steyer Hires Army of Operatives With Eye Toward Impeachment

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 9, 2018 at 11:00am 2/9/2018 at 11:00am
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The liberal billionaire Tom Steyer recently distanced himself from Democrats after their failure to secure a DACA deal during the government shutdown. Now he’s surrounding himself with a large team of operatives.

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Homelessness in Los Angeles Has Surged by 75 Percent in Six Years

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at 7:00am 2/6/2018 at 7:00am
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California has established itself as the state leader of the anti-Trump resistance. It has declared itself a sanctuary state and continually pushes for far left policies like single payer healthcare. Yet California’s own house is in disorder. Los Angeles has a homelessness crisis in its midst.

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Resistance: Seattle Costco Tells Customers How to Avoid Soda Tax

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 14, 2018 at 11:00am 1/14/2018 at 11:00am

The progressive city of Seattle has enacted a new tax on sugary drinks. This is normally called a soda tax, but in Seattle it also applies to beverages like Gatorade. The tax is so severe, that it almost doubles the cost of products.

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Bill de Blasio Thinks He is Mahatma Gandhi

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 28, 2017 at 1:00pm 12/28/2017 at 1:00pm
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There used to be a stereotype about people with delusions of grandeur believing they were Napoleon Bonaparte. In Bill de Blasio’s case, he thinks he is Edison, Henry Ford and Gandhi all rolled into one.

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Did Papa John’s CEO Step Down Because He Criticized NFL “Take a Knee” Protests?

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 22, 2017 at 7:00am 12/22/2017 at 7:00am

Papa John’s founder John Schnatter has been in the news a few times this year, usually for issues related to the national anthem protests of the NFL. We have covered this in prior posts:

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Rep. Steve King’s “Diversity is not our strength” Tweet and Democrat Politics of Division

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 6:30pm 12/10/2017 at 6:30pm

In one of those odd moments in which a politician accidentally speaks the truth, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said in 2010 that multiculturalism had failed.  She said that the idea of various cultures living in harmony, “side-by-side” didn’t work, that it had “utterly failed.”  She’s since changed her tune, of course,...

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Report: Young People Say Being Called a “Snowflake” Damages Their Mental Health

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 10:00am 12/7/2017 at 10:00am
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Whether they like it or not, young people on the left have developed a reputation for being unable and unwilling to tolerate the views of others with whom they disagree. Speakers are routinely shouted down on college campuses and the views of conservatives are frequently described as dangerous.

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Papa John’s Surrenders to NFL National Anthem Kneelers

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 7:00am 11/15/2017 at 7:00am

Papa John’s, the pizza restaurant chain headquartered in Jeffersontown, Kentucky, has been on a mostly bad publicity roller coaster for several weeks. The company’s founder and CEO John Schnatter spoke out against the national anthem protests at NFL games, claiming they were hurting the company’s bottom line.

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Social Justice Warrior Hatred of “Toxic Masculinity” Poisons Entertainment Industry

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 12, 2017 at 3:00pm 11/12/2017 at 3:00pm
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I once noted that with the election of President Trump, a new era for Alpha Males began.

However, social justice warriors who want to lead the #Resistance charge against our current president are targeting “toxic masculinity” in the same way they used the smear “era of greed” against President Ronald Reagan. The...

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Criticizing Communism Now a Form of White Nationalism

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 8:30am 11/8/2017 at 8:30am

In case you haven’t noticed, the left has a new catch-all talking point. Anything that stands in the way of the progressive agenda is now “white supremacist” or “white nationalist.”

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Desperate Democrats Go Full Race Card in New Ad for VA Gov Race

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 8:30am 10/31/2017 at 8:30am
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A new ad for the Virginia governor race shows a man in a truck with a Gillespie sticker and Confederate flag on it, chasing minority children who are running for their lives. Gillespie is the Republican candidate.

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Virginian Church Announces It Will Remove Plaque Honoring George Washington

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 4:00pm 10/29/2017 at 4:00pm

First, they came for the Confederate flag, but I didn’t fly a Confederate flag, so I did not speak out.  Then they came for Confederate statues, but I didn’t feel strongly about Confederate statues, so I did not speak out.  Then they came for statues of George Washington...

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“Progressive Stack” racial/gender speaker hierarchy an Occupy Wall Street legacy

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 8:30pm 10/22/2017 at 8:30pm

The “progressive stack” is a method to order speakers and participants by race and gender along a “social justice” hierarchy. Women “of color” come first, men “of color” next, then white women, and at the back of the line, white men.

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U. Penn Teaching Assistant Calls on White Male Students Last, Because “Social Justice”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 7:30am 10/21/2017 at 7:30am
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A Teaching Assistant at the University of Pennsylvania named Stephanie McKellop is under fire for saying she calls on students according to a very specific racial and gender pecking order.

The story came to our attention through this tweet:

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Mississippi School District Pulls “To Kill A Mockingbird” For “N-word”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 5:00pm 10/14/2017 at 5:00pm
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The Biloxi school district has pulled Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird from its 8th grade syllabi because it contains the “N-word.”

This kind of thing drives me straight up the wall.  What on earth makes the left think that hiding, banning, and otherwise destroying our nation’s history and culture will achieve ...

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The Democrats’ Harvey Weinstein Problem Solved: Deflect It, Revise It, Bury It

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 6:29pm 10/7/2017 at 6:29pm
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Yesterday, Kemberlee wrote a super post about Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein and the myriad allegations of decades of sexual abuse, intimidation, and harassment of actresses, production staff, and apparently any female within arm’s reach.

From reports of Weinstein demanding naked massages from women to actually masturbating in front of women over whom...

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