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Twitter Account Gets Scrubbed In Zimmerman Case

Twitter Account Gets Scrubbed In Zimmerman Case

on June 26, 2013, 8:40 PM / in National News, News

From The Smoking Gun Deletion spree sanitizes postings of teenage prosecution witness JUNE 26–In a late-night scrubbing spree, dozens of embarrassing and incriminating posts were deleted Tuesday evening from the Twitter account of a Florida woman who has been described as a star government witness in the George Zimmerman murder case, The Smoking Gun has learned. The sanitizing of Rachel […]

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Supreme Court strikes down Defense of Marriage Act, paves way for gay marriage to resume in California

Supreme Court strikes down Defense of Marriage Act, paves way for gay marriage to resume in California

on June 26, 2013, 10:31 AM / in National News, News

In a 5-4 ruling, the United States Supreme Court justices strike down the Defense of Marriage Act, saying it is unconstitutional. NBC’s Pete Williams reports. By Pete Williams and Erin McClam, NBC News Original Post Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy In a pair of landmark decisions, the Supreme Court on Wednesday struck down […]

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Marco Rubio Steps Closer to an Obama Hug

Marco Rubio Steps Closer to an Obama Hug

on June 26, 2013, 9:35 AM / in National News, News

By: Erick Erickson   You may remember lessons when you were a child by your parent or Sunday School teacher that doing bad things leads to a life of ruin. That telling one little white lie often leads to other lies to cover up the first one, which can lead to worse things. Which brings me to my disappointment in […]

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Another stunning reversal: Abortion bill defeated after Texas Republicans concede vote came too late

Another stunning reversal: Abortion bill defeated after Texas Republicans concede vote came too late

on June 26, 2013, 8:53 AM / in National News, News

How sad that so many people think that KILLING unborn babies is a *RIGHT*.  Every person who pushed and supported this abomination – this open KILLING of babies – will one day find it is their *RIGHT* to kill those babies who have managed to survive the abortion killers and live for awhile.  Wendy Davis is a baby killer who […]

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Immigrant who fell into a coma in New Jersey wakes up in Poland: Hospital DEPORTS stroke victim who lived in US for 30 years

Immigrant who fell into a coma in New Jersey wakes up in Poland: Hospital DEPORTS stroke victim who lived in US for 30 years

on June 26, 2013, 8:41 AM / in National News, News

Since I am Polish I look at this article and think –  the party was here ILLEGALLY and it is NOT up to Americans to foot the bill for his treatment.  My next thought is WHY CAN’T THIS SAME METHOD BE USED ON ALL ILLEGALS?  Why did the guy from Poland get treated this way but we have hospitals filled […]

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Dershowitz: Knock-knock joke told by Zimmerman’s attorney grounds for mistrial

on June 26, 2013, 8:35 AM / in National News, News

Watch the latest video at <a href=”http://video.foxnews.com”>video.foxnews.com</a> Legendary legal eagle Alan Dershowitz says he was stunned that George  Zimmerman’s defense lawyer told a “knock-knock joke” during his opening  statement to the jury in the Trayvon Martin case. The Harvard law professor, who was unavailable for comment early Tuesday,  told “The Steve Malzberg Show” on Newsmax TV that he found the […]

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Arizona Voters Look To Recall Sens. McCain & Flake Following Amnesty Vote

Arizona Voters Look To Recall Sens. McCain & Flake Following Amnesty Vote

on June 26, 2013, 8:15 AM / in National News, News

We can only HOPE that they succeed. A new website is calling for a grassroots effort to recall Arizona Senators  Jeff Flake and John McCain. The recall petitions are based firmly on the grounds  of the Senators’ support of the  Immigration Reform Amnesty Bill. The two  “Gang of Eight” Senators have chosen to turn their backs on those who voted […]

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Pelosi laughs off priest’s letter challenging abortion views, says he ‘was acting hysterically’

Pelosi laughs off priest’s letter challenging abortion views, says he ‘was acting hysterically’

on June 26, 2013, 8:12 AM / in National News, News

by John Jalsevac (LifeSiteNews.com) – Former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has laughed off a starkly worded letter from Priests for Life Founder Fr. Frank Pavone, challenging the self-professed Catholic congresswoman to discard her strongly pro-abortion views. In an interview with Think Progress, Pelosi said she thought Fr. Pavone was being “hysterical,” saying, “The arrogance of it all! It’s like something […]

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Snowden vs. the Soyuz

Snowden vs. the Soyuz

on June 26, 2013, 8:06 AM / in National News, News

by  William Norman Grigg If it hadn’t been for the subtle and cynical intervention of the imperial Russian government, the American War for Independence might have failed. George Washington and his colleagues would have been condemned as traitors, and then dispatched to eternity with all of the horrors devised by inventive sadists to deter similar impudence on the part of […]

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Where Your Tax Dollars are Headed Next!

on June 26, 2013, 7:52 AM / in National News, News

Demystifying Privileged User Management for the Hybrid-Cloud If you’re unfamiliar with privileged user management, you’re not alone. Rogue systems administrators have resulted in many prominent security breaches and the OMB Cloud First policy has further elevated the attention on privileged user risks. While virtualization and cloud computing offer dramatic cost savings opportunities (Editor’s Note: I would like to see that […]

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A Sick Senate — and America?

on June 26, 2013, 7:46 AM / in National News, News

Glenn Spencer – — June 25   Last night Laura Ingraham, standing in for Bill O’Reilly, said it like it is. The Republican senators who voted for the outrageous Corker amendment to the Gang of Eight immigration bill may have written their own obituaries, she said.  She called it “totally shady and shameful,” comparing the actions by the “moderate Republicans” as […]

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The Progressive Lynch Mob Claims Another Victim

The Progressive Lynch Mob Claims Another Victim

on June 26, 2013, 7:30 AM / in National News, News

All of this sound familiar……. By David Horowitz and John Perazzo Celebrity chef Paula Deen is a Georgia-based restaurateur, a self-made woman and national celebrity who has published fourteen cookbooks and hosted popular TV cooking shows on the Food Network for more than a decade. Known for her gregarious personality and folksy southern charm, Deen has performed charity work on […]

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Who needs Congress???

Who needs Congress???

on June 26, 2013, 7:17 AM / in National News, News

Obama mocks skeptics of climate change as ‘flat-Earth society” President Obama angrily blasted climate change skeptics during his energy policy speech Tuesday at Georgetown University, saying he lacked “patience for anyone who denies that this problem is real.” “We don’t have time for a meeting of the flat-Earth society,” Obama said. “Sticking your head in the sand might make you […]

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Why America Hates Washington

Why America Hates Washington

on June 26, 2013, 6:30 AM / in National News, News

By: Erick Erickson I sat in the first class section of the Acela Express once from New York to Washington.  I was on a book tour and the publisher was whisking me from New York to DC for events.  Thomas Freidman sat diagonally from me.  His single seat backed up to where the First Class Stewards worked. As the train […]

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Texas abortion bill fails to pass after epic filibuster / The Left Leaning Point of View

Texas abortion bill fails to pass after epic filibuster / The Left Leaning Point of View

on June 26, 2013, 6:28 AM / in National News, News

By Ian Johnston, M. Alex Johnson and Mark Stevenson, NBC News A bill that opponents claimed would virtually ban abortion in Texas failed to pass late Tuesday after lawmakers missed a deadline by just minutes. There were chaotic scenes after a filibuster attempt fell just short and protesters cheered, clapped and shouted from 11:45 p.m. to midnight and beyond as […]

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Jumping the Shark

Jumping the Shark

on June 25, 2013, 5:41 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

The phrase “jumping the shark” describes that gimmicky moment when something once considered significant is exposed as ludicrous. This in the last month the White House jumped the sequester. The precise moment came  Tuesday June 4th, when the administration announced that it was canceling public tours of the White House, blaming budget cuts. The Sequesterer in Chief has insisted that […]

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Update on Senate Whip List

on June 25, 2013, 2:33 PM / in National News, News

By: Erick Erickson I previously provided a whip list of Senators to reach out to on immigration in the Senate.  With the first major test on the issue, Hoeven-Corker, over, I’ve updated the list, added a couple of names, and noted how they voted.  Please note on a few there are some editorial comments on their positions.  Those comments are […]

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How defence firms got the taxpayer to pay for magicians, flowers, souvenir mugs and non-existent accidents

How defence firms got the taxpayer to pay for magicians, flowers, souvenir mugs and non-existent accidents

on June 25, 2013, 2:29 PM / in National News, News

By  James Chapman Philip Hammond  said firms were  billing the MoD for ‘inappropriate activities’ Mr Hammond and  George Osborne will be clamping down on MoD spending Defense firms have been caught trying to  charge the taxpayer hundreds of thousands of pounds for Christmas parties,  magicians and even ‘anticipated car accidents’. Defense Secretary Philip Hammond has  uncovered a string of startling […]

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Summer 2013

Summer 2013

on June 25, 2013, 2:22 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

The first day of Summer finds me, as so many others have through the years, traveling the highways of this great nation, going places and seeing things I’ve seen many times over as I visit city and village, megatropolis and small town, interstate highway and two land prairie blacktop following the profession God has blessed me with pursuing for over […]

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Obama to meet with Congressional leaders on immigration reform

on June 25, 2013, 2:17 PM / in National News, News

Not sure this will get delivered as my first try had it returned for content  – etc.   by just about ALL ISP’s.  Guess the TRACKING by the OBAMA crowd is working well. Let me know if you DO receive this… ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Remember the old joke grampa or uncle (name) used to pull on the young kids? He would tell the […]

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