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24 Jul 2014, 10:21 am

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President Obama was in the Bay Area for a couple of fundraisers on Wednesday, but there are signs that Democratic donors are growing weary of the president’s fundraising, the San Francisco Gate reports.

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(Steven Hayward)In today’s climate news, those crazy people who are sometimes called “climate skeptics” have from time to time pointed at the bright yellow thing in the sky during the daytime and suggested that maybe it has something to do with the earth’s climate.  Nooo

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Whenever conservatives talk about defunding Planned Parenthood, the left points out that the women's "health" business also provides a number of important services other than abortions. Pro-life group Live Action recently released a video that showed a Planned Parenthood employee providing one of t

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The American Spectator

Planned Parenthood Tells Young Girl to Experiment With Getting 'Spanked, Whipped, or Hit'

Whenever conservatives talk about defunding Planned Parenthood, the left points out that the women's "health" business also provides a number of important services other than abortions. Pro-life group Live Action recently released a video that showed a Planned Parenthood employee providing one of t

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24 Jul 2014, 8:27 am

Feature of the Day: Derailed on the Death Train   Morning Headlines   Domestic                                                            
The news has been filled with their stories—children just seven or nine or eleven years old, on their own, faced with the impossible, braving death under a hot sun, with nothing but their wits to tell them when to roll down the window. You thought I was talking about the child migrants? No, I
Former Chief of Staff for the congressional Joint Committee on Taxation (JCT), Edward Kleinbard, writing in the Wall Street Journal, argues that “tax inversions must be stopped now.” Kleinbard may understand taxes but like so many on the left has a weak grasp on economics and on the pro

The Federalist

Vin Scully And The Soul Of The Crowd

Legendary Los Angeles Dodgers announcer Vin Scully may be a celebrity, but it seems he has always wanted to be a part of us.

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Cult group uses "baptism" water ceremony to indoctrinate children
We need less of the bear prowling around with donors and props and more of the bear listening to the concerns of Americans who are disappointed with him.
Are educators worth more money? Let’s free them from union constraints and find out

The Washington Free Beacon

Donor Fatigue Setting in at Obama Fundraisers

President Obama was in the Bay Area for a couple of fundraisers on Wednesday, but there are signs that Democratic donors are growing weary of the president’s fundraising, the San Francisco Gate reports.

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A new CNN poll shows that the number of people hurt by Obamacare is double the number of people who were helped by the legislation.
A Fox News poll released Wednesday found that most voters think the Obama administration is incompetent at managing the government.
Pro-Palestinian protesters interrupted a pre-season match between Maccabi Haifa and Lille OSC in Austria, Israel Hayom reports.

Big Government

Montana Democrat Senator Blames Plagiarism On PTSD

After The New York Times caught newly appointed Sen. John Walsh (D-MT) plagiarizing in a Masters thesis, he has an easy explanation. Post Dramatic Stress Disorder.   "I don't want to blame my mistake on PTSD, but I do want to say it may have been a factor," Walsh said to the Associated Press.

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Ironically what the Zionist pigs are doing to Palestinian Arabs today is exactly what Hitler and the Nazi's did to them #FreePalestine — Cupcake Crew (@CupcakeCrewNYC) July 23, 2014 -- On its website, the Cupcake Crew describes itself as a gentle company that "roll[s] through the streets
Hall of Famer Lou Groza described the Art Modell-engineered exodus of the Browns from Cleveland as "like some man walking off with your wife." Nearly two decades later, and two years after the exiting owner's death, Groza's analogy, and the bitterness, holds. Calling Art Modell a "piece of s---,"
The economic situation in France is "catastrophic" and "if France were a company, it would be close to liquidation," Pierre Gattaz, head of Medef, the employers' federation, said this week. "There are no signs of recovery," he said. Among other necessary steps, Socialist President François

American Thinker

We Sent Back Elian

No compunction about expelling a child back to horrible conditions in the case of Elian Gonzales.

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Imagine if Afghanistan weren’t in Afghanistan. Imagine if it was on your front porch.
Are American businesses supposed to lie down and play dead while the Obama administration strips them of their profits, places them at a disadvantage to foreign competitors, and drives them into bankruptcy?


24 Jul 2014, 12:00 am

The term "refugee" has a specific definition.  It does not apply to the sometimes 24-year-old, sometimes accompanied "unaccompanied minors" at our southern border.

Heritage Foundation

House Highlights Dodd-Frank Deficiencies

The U.S. House Financial Services Committee presents an excellent case for why the 2010 Dodd-Frank law has not lessened the possibility that taxpayers will be... Read More The post House Highlights Dodd-Frank Deficiencies appeared first on Daily Signal.

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A new survey suggests that the vast majority of workers consider retirement their own responsibility. The LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute reports that 78 percent of... Read More The post The Government Should Let Americans Control More of Their Retirement Savings appeared first on Daily Signal.
Sen.Marco Rubio, R-Fla., warned in a speech Wednesday that there was a “growing intolerance” toward those who support traditional marriage. Speaking at the Catholic University... Read More The post Rubio: Traditional Marriage Supporters Face ‘Growing Intolerance’ appeared fi
As lawmakers debate how to handle the surge of immigrants crossing the country’s southern border, unaccompanied minors denied asylum face a long road back home.... Read More The post Backlogged Immigration System Prolongs Road to Deportation for Unaccompanied Minors appeared first on Daily Si

Townhall.com

How Our World Fell Apart

Wherever we look today—from the Fertile Crescent in the Middle East to the post-Cold War frontier in Ukraine to the South China Sea to our border with Mexico— our world appears to be falling apart.

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When president Obama announced last week that he would be imposing of a new round of sanctions on Russia, he made sure to stress that the package was designed to inflict “maximum” damage on Russia, “while limiting any spillover effects on American companies.”
In the chart, we see that North Dakota is currently the leader among all states, surging considerably in 2013. We also see that the state has consistently ranked high by this measure from 1999 through the present.


23 Jul 2014, 11:01 pm

"Goin' Home." It keeps going around and around in my head as we drive around my old home town -- the slow, sweet musical theme Dvorak used for the largo in his New World symphony.

The Corner

Photo of the Day: Mother Wears the Serenity of Freedom

Mariam Ibrahim, the Sudanese mother who was condemned to death for apostasy — once released from prison, then recaptured — has arrived in Italy today. And she and her family have been blessed by Pope Francis: Pope Francis has said that there are more Christians persecuted today

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Alabama senator Jeff Sessions, a senior member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, issued the following response challenging a report from a working group of House Republicans led by Representative Kay Granger:  The border crisis is the direct and predictable result of the President
Albert Spratte, the sergeant-at-arms of the National Border Patrol Council Local 3307 in the Rio Grande Valley, says he has noticed a dramatic dip in the number of people coming across the border during the last two weeks or so. He says one Border Patrol station in the valley recorded just 700 app

Red State

The case against an Unconditional Basic Income

An object that is at rest will stay at rest unless an external force acts upon it. –Sir Isaac Newton Many moons ago with I was a mid-grade infantry captain in the US Army I was selected for an assignment as an investigator with the Department of the Army Inspector General’s office at th

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A divided panel of the DC Circuit this morning handed down its long-awaited decision in Halbig v Burwell, holding 2-1 that Obamacare does not provide subsidies for purchases of insurance on the federal Healthcare.gov exchange, and that the individual mandate does not apply in states that have not e
Airfare is getting more expensive. The Transportation Security Administration is raising security fees. Fox News has a report on it. But in the interests of intellectual honesty, we here on a Republican site and I, a formerly elected Republican official, do need to point out that the American publi
On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Aaron Blake to discuss the opening salvos fired in the 2016 GOP primary, Rick Perry's makeover and who the GOP dark horse may be. The post Rick Perry vs. Rand Paul and the Start of the 2016 GOP Primary appeared first on RedState.
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