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21 Sep 2014, 1:01 pm

Saber rattling, or war?

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Sen. Mary Landrieu (D., La.) spent her Saturday in Baton Rouge and was photographed holding a beer tap to a man's mouth while he performed a keg stand.

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New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton warned that there is an increased threat of a terrorist attack against the city, writing in a special New York Daily News column that the the presence of social media threats made by the terrorist group "heightens this concern."

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21 Sep 2014, 11:31 am

On the prowl.

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The American Spectator

Kerry Seeks Iran's Help Against ISIS

You know things are going badly in terms of recruiting a broad coalition against ISIS if the Obama Administration is seeking Iran's help. During a UN Security Council Meeting on Iraq, Secretary of State John Kerry said, "There is a role for nearly every country in the world to play, including Iran.

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19 Sep 2014, 11:48 am

With 26 of 32 precincts reporting, the BBC is projecting that Scotland has voted against independence. The No forces are expected to win 55% of the vote.  As Quebec referendums have become a permanent feature of Canadian politics, Scottish referendums will become a permanent feature of U.K. po
Less than 24 hours after the Scottish Referendum, SNP Leader and Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond has announced he will step down in November. Although the Yes side lost by a 10 point margin, it is certainly far better than anyone expected. So I doubt there was any pressure brought to bear on h

19 Sep 2014, 3:00 am

When Scotland “voted” on union with her southern neighbor 307 years ago, English troops flowed to the border and English pounds flowed through the Scottish parliament. English force sought, unlike Hadrian, to welcome and not repel. The parliamentarians quietly voted “yes”; t

The Federalist

Proof That Sarah Palin Derangement Syndrome Is Real

Sarah Palin is a good way to tease out Freudian levels of weirdness. But why are conservative women such a threat? Is it their embrace of life?

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Washington's foolish approaches to the Islamic State will not destroy them or discourage others from following in their footsteps.
I have a few theories about why parents nowadays hover about their kids like hornets.
The Scottish referendum should prompt some long-overdue soul-searching among the Brits, and to some extent it already has, which is a good sign.

The Washington Free Beacon

Keg Stands at LSU With Mary Landrieu

Sen. Mary Landrieu (D., La.) spent her Saturday in Baton Rouge and was photographed holding a beer tap to a man's mouth while he performed a keg stand.

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New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton warned that there is an increased threat of a terrorist attack against the city, writing in a special New York Daily News column that the the presence of social media threats made by the terrorist group "heightens this concern."

20 Sep 2014, 11:00 am

After a series of lackluster reviews, the traveling global warming musical that was financed by the U.S. taxpayers is ending its run early. The Great Immensity, a musical described as “painfully long” and “awkward,” was made possible by a $697,177 grant from the National Sc

20 Sep 2014, 4:00 am

In 2011, Peter Thiel, co-founder of PayPal and Palantir Technologies, worried that the future might be over. In a cover story for National Review, the entrepreneur and investor argued that, “when tracked against the admittedly lofty hopes of the 1950s and 1960s, technological progress has fal

Big Government

Al Qaeda Double Agent Hawks Tell-All Book to Mainstream Media

A Danish al-Qaeda recruit turned CIA informant is taking full advantage of the mainstream media's fascination with his "de-radicalization." Native-born Danish bad boy Morten Storm set the Internet ablaze after he converted to Islam, got high-fived by al Qaeda, then turned CIA operative. And why al

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Putting aside participant Leonardo DiCaprio's penchant for private jets and several resource devouring mansions of his own to fly to and from, a funny thing happened on the way to today's big climate march in New York City. Participants used over 500 green house gas spewing buses to get there from
This morning's key headlines from GenerationalDynamics.com Turkey admits 66,000 refugee Kurds from Syria as Mideast realignment continues India launches 'Project Mausam' to counter China's 'Maritime Silk Road' Russia sends massive new convoy across border into Ukraine Turkey admits 66,000 refugee
The First World War that launched the "terrible twentieth" century as Winston Churchill called it, commomorates its 100 year anniversary this year. Citizens, statesmen, and scholars have upped the debate about the causes and consequences of the "War to End All Wars." The connection between the Fir

American Thinker

Crony Capitalism and Progressive Desperation

Why progressives inevitably turn to crony capitalism.

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That's right: science confirms the safety of hydraulic fracturing.
That's what it takes to defend the vile messages from a professor who seems to consider himself entitled to tenure at a prestigious university.
It long ago became clear to me that, despite all the pretense, protesting and politicking, no one who has ever seriously thought about equality actually believes in it.

Heritage Foundation

Dem Rep.: Congress ‘Abdicating’ Constitutional Power by Leaving D.C. Without Authorizing War

Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., today said Congress is “absolutely” abdicating its constitutional power to declare war by leaving Washington, D.C., without authorizing war in either... Read More The post Dem Rep.: Congress ‘Abdicating’ Constitutional Power by Leaving D.C. Withou

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Former United Kingdom Prime Minister Tony Blair commended President Obama for his strategy to defeat ISIS, but noted that over time, there may be a need... Read More The post Tony Blair: Obama is ‘Absolutely Right’ With Plan to Defeat ISIS appeared first on Daily Signal.
Replaying the video of President Bush’s 2007 warning against a premature withdrawal U.S. troops from Iraq is all the rage. Millions of Americans have “gone... Read More The post What Obama Could Learn From George W. Bush About War appeared first on Daily Signal.
If the Obama Administration has its way, Ronald McDonald may soon have to wipe that grin off his face as he stands beneath the Golden... Read More The post Sorry, Unions: Franchises Are Real Small Businesses, Too appeared first on Daily Signal.


Beheadings: Brought To You By “The Religion Of Peace”

Thanks to Islam, "beheading" has been re-introduced into our daily discussions.

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Since military operations began in Afghanistan in late 2001, few movies have focused predominantly on the sacrifices that military families make each and every day.
They want to end fossil fuels and capitalism, control our lives and impose eco-utopia
If you live in New York you may have heard of him, but outside the area his name may be a mystery. Robert Caro, famed author of four books on Lyndon Johnson, wrote his first book about him for which he won the Pulitzer Prize. The book was later named one of the one hundred greatest non-fiction books

The Corner

Robert Kagan: Obama Administration Must Prove It's Willing to Fight ISIS in Order to Gain Allies

Robert Kagan, a Brookings Institution senior fellow, criticized the Obama administration for responding to the threat posed by the Islamic State by working backwards from what the United States should choose not to do and limiting its options. “Of course soft power is important, but we

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On CBS’ Face the Nation, Senate Intelligence Committee chairwoman Dianne Feinstein (D., Calif.) warned about the growing threat of the Islamic State and other terrorist organizations–such as al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP)–to the American homeland. Feinstein s

21 Sep 2014, 12:09 pm

The Scottish vote this week bought the United Kingdom a reprieve, but a quick glance at polling data showing that the majority of those under 55 voted for independence makes it clear that this is not an issue is going away any time soon. If I had to guess, Scottish independence is only a matte
“There’s a general agreement that the goal and the means allocated to pursue the goal just don’t fit” in the case of President Obama’s response to the Islamic State, George Will said.  He took issue with the process of picking allies in Syria to support: &

Red State

Tech at Night: This industry is getting faster-than-inflation gains due to regulation

I do apologize for this post being late and shorter than usual but work was really rough this week and I’m kind of catching up with myself this weekend. The biggest hidden part of your cable bill is the bill you pay for your local channels. So-called Retransmission Consent fees are huge, and

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Kansas Democrats have not had a great year. They had to go to court to get their own Senate candidate thrown off the ballot. Now comes news that their gubernatorial candidate, Paul Davis, got busted in a strip club in 1998 while getting a lap dance. Politico has the story: In [1998, Davis] was gett
For nearly eighty years the Oneida (Tennessee) High School football team had opened its games with a prayer. Naturally, such an act could not be allowed to stand. The comically misnamed American Civil Liberties Union and the bigots of the Freedom from Religion Foundation objected and sent a letter
On the 50th anniversary of Lyndon Johnson’s “War on Poverty,” Robert Rector of the Heritage Foundation posted a devastating after-action report pronouncing it “a colossal flop” at the Daily Signal: Since its beginning, U.S. taxpayers have spent $22 trillion on Joh