The Washington Post goes full-bore birther

Of course, it’s an “outsider’s” OpEd piece: Ted Cruz is not eligible to be president By Mary Brigid McManamon | January 12 at 11:24 AM1 Donald Trump is actually right about something: Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) is not a natural-born citizen and therefore is not eligible to be president or vice president of the United …

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Amanda Marcotte clams up Feminism has been completely subsumed by leftism, and feminists know when they have to shut up

Salon writer Amanda Marcotte has always, always! been insistent on women’s rights, a frequent writer — and jumper-to-conclusion — concerning sexual assault, and a proponent of the so-called “slut walks,” in which women demonstrate concerning their right to wear whatever they wish or act as they please and not be looked down upon or seen …

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IN New York City, the Freedom of Speech has become the Requirement to Lie

From RedState: Bill de Blasio apes Vladimir Putin with New York City law You will be made to care. By: Neil Stevens (Diary)  |  December 22nd, 2015 at 10:00 AM In 2013 the Russians passed a law, signed by Vladimir Putin, banning speech deemed to be ‘propaganda’ about homosexuality. This law has, of course, drawn …

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From Around the Blogroll

The brave editors of The New York Times decided to publish an editorial on the front page . . . as though most of their front page stories aren’t editorials: Here is the text of the editorial, but I remain unmoved. Like President Obama, like the rest of the left, the editors of the Times …

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I deliberately chose not to comment until all of the facts were in But such considerations didn't slow down the left!

From RedState: Blaming White Americans First By: Erick Erickson (Diary) | December 3rd, 2015 at 04:00 AM There is an interesting trend worth noting. In the face of tragedy, the political left always blames rational Americans first — not crazies, not terrorists, but rational Americans with whom they have political disagreements, who tend to be …

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The New York Times subtle hit piece on Carly Fiorina

After having noted recently that Carly Fiorina had been getting very little “free” press, I found this story in The New York Times: For Carly Fiorina, Peripatetic Childhood Helped Build Worldview By Jason Horowitz | November 26, 2015 The 1969 Stanford Law School yearbook notified readers that Joseph Tyree Sneed III, a top professor with …

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For MSNBC, Thanksgiving isn’t a time to be thankful for what you have It's a time to lie to other people, and to lie to yourself

Thanks to William Teach of the Pirate’s Cove, I saw these wonderful hints from MSNBC on how to enjoy political conversation during Thanksgiving dinner. The byline on the article is simply “MSNBC staff,” so we are informed that this isn’t something designated as an opinion piece, but is simply a standard news (?) article. MSNBC …

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Common sense and normality win in Houston

From the Pirate’s Cove: Houston Voters Say No To Houston LGBT Ordinance William Teach | November 4, 2015 – 7:26 am A win for common sense and rationality: (NY Times) A yearlong battle over gay and transgender rights that turned into a costly, ugly war of words between this city’s lesbian mayor and social conservatives …

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Take this lawsuit and shove it

I will begin by stating what ought to be obvious: we do not think much of President Obama’s foreign policy, seeing it as a combination of ineptitude and weakness, when not actually harmful and dangerous. That said, this lawsuit is ridiculous, and no foreign government ought to have any standing or rights to challenge American …

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When I was in college, the left were demanding absolute freedom of speech Now, the idea of hearing dissenting views absolutely terrifies them

From Robert Stacey Stacy McCain: What No One Can Say on Campus Posted on | October 28, 2015 “So what is feminism? What do feminists believe? Namely, that American women are oppressed by a patriarchy hell-bent on keeping women down, and that men and marriage are expendable. . . . “What feminists want is to …

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