The Democratic Party’s ‘extremist’ voters

4 May 2015, 6:21 pm

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The American Spectator

Are Marilyn & Nick Mosby The New Clintons?

I read Ben Stein's weekend column on last week's Baltimore riots. He was not kind to prosecutor Marilyn Mosby writing that she "should not be allowed to be a law clerk, let alone a state’s attorney/prosecutor." What Ben doesn't mention is that Mosby's husband Nick is a Baltimore city councill

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4 May 2015, 11:45 am

Herewith a few more respectful thoughts about Baltimore. First, I am happy to see that now that all decent habits of law enforcement and prosecution have been tossed out by Marilyn Robespierre Mosby, Esq., a sort of calm has returned to one of the most violent cities in America, Baltimore. The sacr
Today, both Carly Fiorina and Dr. Ben Carson announced that they're running for President, Carly on ABC's Good Morning America, and Ben in front of a hometown crowd in Detroit. The Republican field is now looking intensely crowded, and there are still several candidates expected to throw their
Two gunmen opened fire outside an event in Garland, Texas which was exhibiting drawings of Muhammad. The event featured Dutch parliamentarian Geert Wilders. A security guard was wounded, but was released from hospital. Local police shot and killed the two gunmen. Their identities have not been rele

The Federalist

Mocking Religion Is Not ‘Hate Speech’

Whenever free expression is attacked these days, we hear some iteration of the "they had it coming" defense.

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In response to the Garland attack, if you really believe in free speech, don't follow that with "but."
The theater community celebrates demonstrably false portrayals of history that support liberal narratives, but attacks demonstrably true portrayals that support conservative conclusions.
Journalists covering the Supreme Court’s gay-marriage case refuse to question gay parenting, despite myriad opportunities.

The Washington Free Beacon

Halperin and Heilemann Mock ‘Tone-Deaf’ Bill Clinton for ‘Pay The Bills’ Gaffe

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A Green Beret turned Texas Longhorn long snapper has won a contract with the National Football League's Seattle Seahawks. Nate Boyer, who has several deployments with special forces, signed a contract with the Seahawks after the draft. He will be joining the team in minicamp this summer.
GARLAND, Texas/PHOENIX (Reuters) - Federal agents for years monitored one of the two gunmen shot dead after opening fire with assault rifles at a heavily guarded Texas exhibit of caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad.
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler, a known partisan who supported former President Bill Clinton in the 90s, indicated on Monday his belief that Hillary Clinton will be the next president.

Big Government

Pope Francis' Disturbing Cuba Activism

On Wednesday, President Barack Obama announced that the United States would be changing its policy toward Cuba, opening a Havana embassy and expanding travel. “Through these changes, we intend to create more opportunities for the American and Cuban people and begin a new chapter among the na

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President Barack Obama revealed his favorite film of the year to People Magazine in an interview released on Wednesday.  Obama named Richard Linklater’s Boyhood his favorite movie of 2014.  “Boyhood was a great movie,” he told People Magazine. “That, I think,
On Wednesday's broadcast of ABC's "World News," network report Cecilia Vega confirmed North Korea was behind the cyber-attack on Sony. “Tonight, ABC News has learned federal investigators have determined North Korea is responsible for the worst corporate cyber-attack in history,” Vega
Minnesota State Representative Greg Davids is calling for embattled MIT economics professor Jonathan Gruber, the "architect" of Obamacare, to return all $329,000 he was paid by the state of Minnesota as a subcontractor on a 2011 contract to analyze the state's plan to develop its Obamacare he

American Thinker

Has Immigration Caused the Income Gaps Since 1774?

In a word – and in a few charts and equations – yes.  

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Bill Moyers and Ta-Nehisi Coates have got black violence all figured out -- it's caused by white racism. 

4 May 2015, 12:00 am

You can't send your senior staff to speak at a J Street conference and then claim to stand for Israel.
Alinsky would have been proud of climate scientists operating essentially as social activists.

Heritage Foundation

Emergency Room Visits Increase Under Obamacare

A majority of physicians report that they have seen an increase in emergency visits since Obamacare went into effect, according to a new poll by... Read More The post Emergency Room Visits Increase Under Obamacare appeared first on The Daily Signal.

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Now that retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson has officially thrown his hat into the ring as a Republican candidate for president in 2016, he is rolling out his... Read More The post As Presidential Contender, Ben Carson Vows to Fix Economy Before Entitlement Programs appeared first on The Dai
GOP presidential candidate Carly Fiorina says that Democrats are playing politics with women’s issues, especially when it comes to abortion. “The Democrats have used this... Read More The post New Presidential Candidate Carly Fiorina to Challenge ‘War on Women’ Narrative app
After expanding to do business on the Affordable Care Act’s exchanges last year, a Wisconsin-based health insurance company founded in 1892 has announced it will... Read More The post After Expanding Under Obamacare, This 123-Year-Old Insurance Company Is Closing Its Doors appeared first on T

Muhammad Cartoon Contest: Note to Jihadists, in America, We Shoot Back

A pair of would-be jihadists learned a very important lesson over the weekend in America, we shoot back.

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A stable of Trojan horses is pulling the presidents carriage toward the fundamental transformation of America. And the symbolism of the Greek pillars from the 2008 Democratic Convention seems to grow clearer than most of us want to acknowledge.
Apologists for the National Security Agency (NSA) point to the arrest of David Coleman Headley as an example of how warrantless mass surveillance is necessary to catch terrorists. Headley played a major role in the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attack that killed 166 people.
This ETF Talk addresses another bond-focused exchange-traded fund (ETF), iShares Core U.S. Aggregate Bond ETF (AGG).

The Corner

Satanists and Religious Freedom

David: I’m having trouble seeing how the Satanists can establish a “substantial burden” from a 24-hour waiting period. As far as I can tell, they’re not claiming that their religion establishes a duty to get an abortion, let alone that it establishes a duty to get one within

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I went on the show yesterday, for the first time.
On the homepage, the Editors note the tendency of media types, in the wake of last night’s attempted terrorist attack in Garland, Texas, to target the would-be victims of violence, rather than the perpetrators. Today’s must-see television is Exhibit A. On CNN’s New Day, Pamela Ge

4 May 2015, 3:13 pm

David, you probably didn’t know this, but I have a longtime source in Satan’s press office — we worked together on some things when I was in Philadelphia — and I just got an earful (never give a demon your cell number!) about that post of yours. Apparently, Satan is keen

Red State

Jihad Struck Texas But Will the Obama Administration Continue to Bury Its Head in the Sand

Jihad struck Texas last night. It’s just the latest skirmish in a global radical Islamic assault on free speech – on freedom. It’s a war. ISIS, Boko Haram, Al Shabaab, and al Qaeda are just a few of the named brigades in this radical Islamic jihadist army. The two Islamic terr

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The moral and intellectual bankruptcy of Obama grand strategy of wooing Iran as a partner has never been clearly apparent than over the past couple of weeks. Keep in mind that it is Iran that Obama has decided is his "boots on the ground" in the war, or whatever it is, against ISIS. Not only are th
The last couple of years have really seen a remarkable about-face from the hippies and those who espouse the recycled hippie ideals in the modern left. Used to be, we all (with the exception of a few quacks) accepted that violence and intimidation weren't legitimate methods of achieving political c
A couple of weeks ago I posted on the pathetic attempt by Wisconsin [mc_name name='Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI)' chamber='senate' mcid='J000293' ] to save Obamacare subsidies should the Supreme Court rule them illegal. His strategy is to float a bill that looks like a repeal of Obamacare but with the od