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John Kerry’s Jobs Program for Would-Be Jihadists

John Kerry’s Jobs Program for Would-Be Jihadists

on October 4, 2013, 8:22 AM / in National News, News

By Robert Spencer Last Friday in New York, at a meeting of the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF), Secretary of State John Kerry and Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu launched what they called the “Global Fund for Community Engagement and Resilience,” which CNSNews.com said was intended to “support local communities and organizations to counter extremist ideology and promote tolerance.” It will do this […]

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Obama cancels trip to Asia, cites shutdown

Obama cancels trip to Asia, cites shutdown

on October 4, 2013, 8:19 AM / in National News, News

By Justin Sink President Obama cancelled his upcoming trip to Asia late Thursday night,  blaming congressional Republicans and the government shutdown for his decision  to remain in Washington. Secretary of State John Kerry will attend the Asia Pacific Economic  Cooperation (APEC) summit in Indonesia and the East Asia Summit in Brunei in  place of the president, Press Secretary Jay Carney […]

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How Common Core is Slowly Changing My Child

How Common Core is Slowly Changing My Child

on October 4, 2013, 8:06 AM / in National News, News

NOTE: Yesterday I received a message about a high school girl in our area that is having the exact same experience. “For the first time in her life, she is being beaten down. It seems like she may be giving up. all because of the new Common Core curriculum.. They are given reading assignments, asking for her “opinion”, and if […]

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Common Core Corruption: Pearson Publishing Investigated for Payoffs

Common Core Corruption: Pearson Publishing Investigated for Payoffs

on October 4, 2013, 8:02 AM / in National News, News, State News

Pearson is a huge player in textbooks in Tennessee By Bill Korach www.thereportcard.org We recently did an article about a petition authored by Paul Horton, State Liaison Illinois Council for History Education, and History Instructor at the University High School The University of Chicago Laboratory Schools demanding an end to curriculum decisions made among Common Core, and Race to the […]

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Democrats can’t hide their shutdown crazy

Democrats can’t hide their shutdown crazy

on October 4, 2013, 7:55 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Posted  by Dominari Nolo Wow. Take away a baby’s favorite toy, and my, my, my, does the high drama  come. Tears! Rivers of tears! Pointed fingers!  You!!! You did this to  me! I CANNOT LIVE ONE MORE SECOND WITHOUT MY PANDA CAM!!!!!!!!  MURDERER!!!!!! It’s not really that the Democrats desperately need the government open as  usual. I’m not certain they […]

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Study Shows Why Some People Can’t Wake Up

Study Shows Why Some People Can’t Wake Up

on October 4, 2013, 7:47 AM / in National News, News

By Melissa Melton Yale law professor Dan Kahan put together a study which essentially found that people were less likely to choose a mathematically correct answer if it went against their political beliefs. To boil it down, groups were given fake data about skin cream efficacy and asked to solve a math problem. When the same exact data was given […]

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THE ANACONDA IN SHEEP’S CLOTHING—SENATOR JOHN BOOZMAN (R-AR)

THE ANACONDA IN SHEEP’S CLOTHING—SENATOR JOHN BOOZMAN (R-AR)

on October 3, 2013, 4:10 PM / in National News, News

An editorial appeared in the Arkansas Democrat Gazette (Sept. 30, 2013) titled the Quiet Man Speaks (aka John Boozman). The elongated 2 column editorial frankly made little sense.  The only conclusions that can be reached is the editors’ assiduous pursuit of the following: 1.    Senator Boozman, the usually quiet sheep, did some “shouting”, but the editorial failed to state what […]

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Police lift Hill lockdown after car chase, gunfire drama near Capitol

on October 3, 2013, 4:08 PM / in National News, News

By Rebecca Shabad and Sheldon Alberts The U.S. Capitol was placed on lockdown and lawmakers ordered to shelter in  place Thursday following a car chase that began near the White House and ended  with a dramatic police takedown of a female suspect on Constitution Avenue. At a press conference near the scene after the incident, U.S. Capitol Police  Chief Kim […]

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12 Republicans Sell-Out, Obama Needs Only 5 More Here’s the list of the “Dirty Dozen”

on October 3, 2013, 4:05 PM / in National News, News

Let the traitors below hear from you –  or forever suffer an even more arrogant Soetoro. Jackie Thanks to the WGEN reader who sent this in: ____________________________________ VA: Home of Founding Fathers now spawns TRAITORS, Forbes, Rigell, Wittman, Wolf We won’t forget!  (Primary … Primary …Primary!) Please ask everyone you know to call, email,  Twitter and face book ASAP. If […]

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The Mail

The Mail

on October 3, 2013, 11:02 AM / in National News, News

This is a copy of the email I sent to the three critters who are supposed to represent me in North Texas…. Feel free to copy and send to your critters in WDC. Jackie Do not bend over to those who want to slip you the SOAP of this shutdown causing harm to anyone.  If you really want to HARM […]

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Karl Denninger Goes John Galt!

Karl Denninger Goes John Galt!

on October 3, 2013, 8:45 AM / in National News, News

By The Doc Economist Karl Denninger has gone John Galt.  The Market Ticker founder has released a statement that he is shutting down active market reports and updates at The Market Ticker, as he no longer wishes to actively fund the abuses of our fascist government and banking sector, and says in two words: “I’m done.” I refuse to continue […]

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Government Looking for Witches Will Find Them

Government Looking for Witches Will Find Them

on October 3, 2013, 8:40 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Andrew P. Napolitano While the nation’s political class has been fixated on a potential government shutdown in Washington this week, the NSA has continued to spy on all Americans and by its ambiguity and shrewd silence seems to be acknowledging slowly that the scope of its spying is truly breathtaking. The Obama administration is of the view that the […]

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This is About Shutting Down Obamacare

This is About Shutting Down Obamacare

on October 3, 2013, 8:37 AM / in National News, Opinion

By: Erick Erickson Congressmen, this is about shutting down Obamacare. Democrats keep talking about our refusal to compromise.  They don’t realize our compromise is defunding Obamacare.  We actually want to repeal it. This is it.  Our endgame is to leave the whole thing shut down until the President defunds Obamacare.  And if he does not defund Obamacare, we leave the […]

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When The Arab Spring Died

When The Arab Spring Died

on October 3, 2013, 8:13 AM / in National News, News

By Daniel Greenfield Arab Spring was born in Tunisia. It died in Tunisia. Its funeral was attended by the same violent flag-waving protests as its birth. The ruling Islamist Ennahda party has agreed to step down. Ennahda’s move came after months of violent clashes and even murders. The Islamists had held out against the protesters, swapping out governments, but Morsi’s […]

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Tempers flare – the beat goes on!

Tempers flare – the beat goes on!

on October 3, 2013, 7:52 AM / in National News, News

SHAMEFUL: Senate Leader Harry Reid: ‘Why Would We Want To’ Help One Kid With Cancer? Obama Administration Decided to Block Access to Memorials The Obama Administration has decided to block access to public memorials on the National Mall as a result of the government shutdown. Like its decision to end White House tours when the sequester cuts took effect, there […]

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The Beltway Lies of the Obamacare War

The Beltway Lies of the Obamacare War

on October 2, 2013, 9:05 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

“In wartime, truth is so precious that she should always be attended by a bodyguard of lies,” said Winston Churchill. What is the truth behind the Beltway lies about these crazy Republicans crashing our government? Twice in the last week House Republicans have voted unanimously to fund the U.S. government. If national polls are to be believed, those House Republicans […]

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Republicans following Cruz’s playbook as crisis unfolds

Republicans following Cruz’s playbook as crisis unfolds

on October 2, 2013, 8:49 AM / in National News, News

By Mike Lillis, Peter Schroeder and Bernie Becker The Hill House Republicans have more than taken a page out of Sen. Ted Cruz’s  (R-Texas) shutdown playbook. They’re following it to a “T.” GOP leaders on Tuesday introduced a series of bills to fund specific parts of  the government in lieu of one sweeping package — a strategy Cruz had floated […]

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Obama Administration Falsifying Federal Law to Fund More Abortions Under Obamacare

Obama Administration Falsifying Federal Law to Fund More Abortions Under Obamacare

on October 2, 2013, 8:44 AM / in National News, News

A national pro-life group says the Obama administration is falsifying federal law to pay for more abortions under Obamacare — for members of Congress and their staff. As LifeNews reported, the Office of Personnel Management announced it will not comply with the Smith Amendment that bans taxpayer-funding of abortions in federal employee health care plans. Under the amendment, which is […]

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Just stunning……

Just stunning……

on October 2, 2013, 8:41 AM / in National News, News

The Ugly, Unknown Story Behind Roe v. Wade by Scottie Hughes | Washington, DC | LifeNews.com | It’s not often that I agree with Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, but she was right for more reasons than she probably realized when she said last year that the Supreme Court’s 1973 decision in Roe v. Wade went “too far, too fast.” Roe […]

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Obamacare: What Every American Should Know – Minus the Parts We Don’t Want You To Know

Obamacare: What Every American Should Know – Minus the Parts We Don’t Want You To Know

on October 2, 2013, 8:36 AM / in National News, News

posted in Just Sayin’ by Shelley Okay… So, I got this from the Obamacare Explained website. They have it listed by  bullet point. Let’s go over it… Shall we? Here is a simplified ObamaCare explanation of what every American should know  about our new health care law. The Affordable Care Act (ACA) does a lot, luckily  most of us don’t need to know the details, […]

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