Perry: Obama Administration Must Address Oklahoma Beheading

30 Sep 2014, 11:14 am

During an appearance on Fox & Friends, Texas Governor Rick Perry called upon the White House to address the beheading in Oklahoma last week.  At this point, the FBI is characterizing the attack as an act of "workplace violence." Quel surprise. For his part, Perry characterized th

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30 Sep 2014, 8:31 am

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Perry: Obama Administration Must Address Oklahoma Beheading

During an appearance on Fox & Friends, Texas Governor Rick Perry called upon the White House to address the beheading in Oklahoma last week.  At this point, the FBI is characterizing the attack as an act of "workplace violence." Quel surprise. For his part, Perry characterized th

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30 Sep 2014, 3:00 am

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30 Sep 2014, 3:00 am

Tee-hee; snicker-snicker. Look at those right-wing clodhoppers scrambling for cover. Yes, sir, Highland Park High School, in Dallas, having “reassessed” seven maligned literary classics — among them, the never-to-be-forgotten The Art of Racing in the Rain and The Absolute True Dia

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My little daughter doesn’t need to fear her body this young, NPR.
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30 Sep 2014, 6:32 am

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If the ISIS chaps didn't exist, we'd have to invent them. Otherwise political correctness would go on and on and oppress us more and more, forever.


30 Sep 2014, 12:00 am

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29 Sep 2014, 11:01 pm

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29 Sep 2014, 11:01 pm

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NRI Livestream: Lessons from the <I>2014 Index of Culture and Opportunity</I>

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30 Sep 2014, 7:20 am

Today’s Between the Covers podcast is with Francis Fukuyama, author of Political Order and Political Decline. We discuss whether the United States is a victim of “political decay,” what Fukuyama means when he describes America as a “vetocracy,” and the way to solve the
First Lady Michelle Obama told Wisconsin voters that defeating Republican Governor Scott Walker is “as important as” her husband’s presidential elections.  “And we all need to be as passionate and as hungry for this election as we were back in 2008 and 2012,” she
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The Real #WaronWomen: Iranian Woman Sentenced to Death for Killing Attempted Rapist

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30 Sep 2014, 3:30 am

Whether some conservatives like to admit it or not, President Barack H. Obama is the President of the United States and is therefore my President and the President of any American now reading this. For those of you who bristle at this, go see Hebrews 13:17; 1 Timothy 2:1-15; Romans 13:1; and 1 Pete
I'm sure everyone's tired of my saying it, but nobody cares about privacy. That's why texting and Gmail are so popular, nobody does end-to-end encryption, Facebook is nearly ubiquitous, and nude photos keep getting broadcast everywhere. This is why it's so silly to keep trying to obstruct NSA goi
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