Why can’t Congress meet via Skype?

OK, I don’t have much respect for Representative Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) for this action, but she did serve our country with the United States Army, in combat as a helicopter pilot, in Iraq, and I honor her for that. Her fellow Democrats? Not so much: Tammy Duckworth refused proxy vote in Dem caucus Posted @ …

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Ein Volk, Ein Reich, Ein Führer!

From The New York Times, via The Pirate’s Cove: Obama Pursuing Climate Accord in Lieu of Treaty By Coral Davenport | August 26, 2014 WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is working to forge a sweeping international climate change agreement to compel nations to cut their planet-warming fossil fuel emissions, but without ratification from Congress. In …

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Count on President Obama to claim the credit for this

From the San Diego Union-Tribune: Marine veteran freed from Mexican jail By Sandra Dibble | 4:55 P.M.OCT. 31, 2014 | Updated 10:38 P.M. TIJUANA — A Mexican federal district judge in Tijuana on Friday ordered the immediate release of a U.S. Marine veteran being held in Baja California on federal weapons charges. Andrew Tahmooressi, who …

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What a real #WarOnWomen looks like

From The Victory Girls: She Was Executed For Killing Her Rapist: What Reyhaneh Represents by Ericka Andersen on October 27, 2014 A 26-year-old woman was executed in Iran this weekend. Her crime? Killing the man who raped her. Self-defense means nothing in Iran, especially if you are a woman. Reyhaneh Jabbari has been on death row for …

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Where are the liberal professional media when it comes to the government trying to shut down free speech?

Hat tip to Gretchen! City subpoenas pastors’ sermons in equal rights ordinance case By Katherine Driessen | October 14, 2014 | Updated: October 14, 2014 3:46pm Houston’s embattled equal rights ordinance took another legal turn this week when it surfaced that city attorneys, in an unusual step, subpoenaed sermons given by local pastors who oppose …

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Bringing wasp spray to a gun fight

Eventually, there will be no more liberals, as they continue to do things to remove themselves from the gene pool. NBC: Forget The Gun, Keep Wasp Spray By Your Bed For Home Defense By William Teach September 14, 2014 – 8:11 am And your car keys (The Blaze) According to FBI crime statistics quoted by NBC’s TODAY Show, …

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Don’t you understand? The gun-grabbers are happy about stories like these!

As far as the left are concerned, the New Jersey law is a good thing. N.J. rethinking gun law that snared Pa. permit-holder By Barbara Boyer | Published Thursday, September 4, 2014, 6:45 AM TRENTON Three more South Jersey legislators support changing the law that mandates jail time for those caught carrying a gun in …

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Economics 101: It doesn’t matter how liberal you are, eventually you have to do something radically conservative like pay your bills

We have previously noted, in our 18th Century Technology category, the financial travails of newspapers these days. But it’s not just newspapers, and even companies owned and run by liberals are not immune from market forces: Bloodbath at CNN, HLN: Axing of 550 Jobs ‘Imminent’ Today’s news of a coming bloodbath at CNN and HLN …

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#Ferguson: We don’t know enough for informed commentary, but we do know that #AlSharpton is despicable

In today’s Philadelphia Inquirer crossword puzzle, 34 down was “Sharpton and Jolson,” the correct answer being “Als,” and I thought, what an insult to the actor and singer once called “the world’s greatest entertainer,” to be mentioned in the same breath with the famed race baiter. Things are going well for the man known as …

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