Feds Spend $676,417 on Anti-Tanning Bed Social Media Campaign for Moms

1 Jul 2015, 4:00 am

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is spending more than a half a million dollars to create a social media campaign that persuades mothers to tell their daughters not to go to the tanning salon.

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The man who was paid $175,000 to plan Chelsea Clinton’s wedding and who has boosted his event company through the Clinton’s Washington, D.C., network will be hosting Hillary Clinton for a fundraiser in Massachusetts on Thursday.

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The number of applications for gun carry permits in Washington, D.C., more than tripled in the aftermath of a federal court ruling declaring part of the city’s law unconstitutional.

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America’s errors typically aren’t due to secularism or revived paganism but some form of Christian heresy. The Supreme Court’s creation of a right to same-sex marriage seems mostly Gnostic, not rooted in concrete law but an ethereal empowering of the supreme self. Justice Kennedy&

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The American Spectator

EPA Raked Over the Coals

Consumers and businesses won big on Monday, when the Supreme Court struck down an Environmental Protection Agency regulation on coal plant emissions because the EPA failed to consider whether the costs outweighed the benefits. Not the cost to government, mind you. The cost to us, as consumers and b

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1 Jul 2015, 3:00 am

Oregon’s Legislature just passed a law requiring employers to offer five days of paid sick leave to their employees per year, making Oregon the fourth state to adopt sick leave mandates for employers, following Connecticut, California, and Massachusetts. At the federal level, President Obama
America’s errors typically aren’t due to secularism or revived paganism but some form of Christian heresy. The Supreme Court’s creation of a right to same-sex marriage seems mostly Gnostic, not rooted in concrete law but an ethereal empowering of the supreme self. Justice Kennedy&
If you dutifully read the weekend newspapers and watched the Sunday morning gasbags on television, I suspect you departed the chaos with a terrible headache. Possibly you departed for the bar. Typical of the news stories was one that the Washington Post headlined: “GOP Struggles For Footing A

The Federalist

Jeb Bush Disappointed To Learn Chelsea Clinton Made More Per Speech

Jeb Bush released 1,150 pages of tax records today, and was disappointed to learn he made less per speech than Chelsea Clinton.

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30 Jun 2015, 3:19 pm

Ben speaks with Kristen S. Anderson about her new book, The Selfie Vote: Where Millennials Are Leading America (And How Republicans Can Keep Up).
Here's how libertarianism has led me and my partner into polyamory, and why America will have to grapple with this issue next.
BuzzFeed editor Ben Smith at first celebrated same-sex marriage by denying multiple sides exist on the issue. He's beginning to see why that's wrong.

The Washington Free Beacon

Feds Spend $676,417 on Anti-Tanning Bed Social Media Campaign for Moms

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is spending more than a half a million dollars to create a social media campaign that persuades mothers to tell their daughters not to go to the tanning salon.

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The man who was paid $175,000 to plan Chelsea Clinton’s wedding and who has boosted his event company through the Clinton’s Washington, D.C., network will be hosting Hillary Clinton for a fundraiser in Massachusetts on Thursday.
The number of applications for gun carry permits in Washington, D.C., more than tripled in the aftermath of a federal court ruling declaring part of the city’s law unconstitutional.

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

United Church of Christ Anti-Israel Extremism

A study in discrimination, hypocrisy and irrelevance.

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To protect our civilization from harm, it is vitally important to understand the causes of severe climate cooling and try to figure out how to prevent such cooling episodes, if possible.
The assumption that Tehran can help to counter the advances of the IS stems from the shortsighted thinking that the Iranian regime is the archenemy of the Sunni extremist Islamic State.
We did not reach this current level of debauchery in America over ight. It will take faith, prayer, and wisdom to turn it around.

Heritage Foundation

In Under 2 Minutes, Here’s What You Need to Know About Greece’s Financial Crisis

The world has its eyes on Greece right now, as the country’s financial crisis has hit a peak after more than five years of instability.... Read More The post In Under 2 Minutes, Here’s What You Need to Know About Greece’s Financial Crisis appeared first on The Daily Signal.

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The Export-Import Bank’s charter expired at midnight Tuesday — at least temporarily. Even though the 81-year-old agency has expired, supportive lawmakers may include an amendment... Read More The post 10 Tweets Reacting to Ex-Im Bank’s Expiration appeared first on The Daily Signal
If there’s one thing the Supreme Court accomplished last Friday (besides unleashing cultural chaos on America), it was ending the liberal media’s charade. Whatever scrap... Read More The post We Must Stop the Media From Silencing Your Voice on Marriage appeared first on The Daily Signal
By a margin of 7-2, the Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday to remove the state Capitol’s Ten Commandments monument. The state Supreme Court ruled... Read More The post Court Rules to Remove 10 Commandments Statue at Oklahoma State Capitol appeared first on The Daily Signal.

Townhall.com

Retro PC Run Amok

Were the hit television series The Dukes of Hazzard filmed today rather than three decades ago, the authorities constantly chasing the Duke brothers around rural Georgia would not be a crooked county commissioner and a half-wit sheriff.

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30 Jun 2015, 11:01 pm

Have you seen the new Jurassic Park movie, "Jurassic World?"


30 Jun 2015, 11:01 pm

One of the founding cultures of Western Society, where the ancients prized learning independent of ethnic status, where rigorous inquiry flourished in spite of (and because of) the tyranny of the state (think Socrates), Greece has become the face and fallout of big government largesse, welfare state
Back in 2003, the Associated Press gave serious aid and comfort to a vicious campaign against Sen. Rick Santorum over an interview he granted them dealing with the gay rights issue.

The Corner

Join the National Review Wine Club and Save $100 — And Get Two Bottles of Russian River Pinot Noir at No Additional Cost!

Why not get amazing wines delivered right to your door by joining the National Review Wine Club! Join today and you’ll save $100 on 12 world-class wines. Plus, you’ll get two bottles of elegant Gracenote Pinot Noir worth $50 at no additional cost. For more information, click

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30 Jun 2015, 11:53 pm

At midnight, the Export-Import Bank’s authorization lapsed for the first time in 81 years. Congress is on recess, and later this month a Republican House and Senate would both have to act to resurrect the institution, which exists to extend capital to boost U.S. exports, but is hard to s
On Tuesday — before the Ex-Im Bank’s authorization expired at midnight — President Obama held a press conference today to try to push for its renewal. The president used to call  Ex-Im “corporate welfare,” but now says it is “a critical tool t
Ex-Im might be on the verge of expiring for now, but they’re still up to their old tricks — this time, stonewalling transparency advocates. Politico Pro recently reported on a pending lawsuit against the bank for “accidently” deleting text messages and other forms

Red State

The Progressive Ouroboros

The Ouroboros. The snake that eats its tail. It seems utterly stupid on the surface. And yet we harbor a certain fascination for the phenomenon. We see it all around us. People and movements eventually realize that once the enemy is vanquished, they can’t stand the vile and obnoxious peckerhe

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1 Jul 2015, 3:30 am

As of 10pm last night, there were only 25 tickets left to the RedState Gathering. This is actually the quickest we've sold out. If you want to go, check here. But there were 50 left at 3pm and 25 left at 10pm. [mc_name name='Rep. Jim Bridenstine (R-OK)' chamber='house' mcid='B001283' ] of Oklahoma
Welcome to bourgeois morality, gay marriage supporters! Sit down! Have a drink! There's only juice & milk! In sippy cups! You'll sound like me soon enough! The post You’ll get gay married and LIKE it, Brian Moylan. appeared first on RedState.
I’ve been following and writing about this case since it was being considered in the Texas legislature. Now it’s being called “biggest abortion case at the Supreme Court in nearly 25 years.” Last night the Supreme Court temporarily blocked a pro-life Texas law from going i
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