Federal judge: Registered sex offenders cannot be kept from using the internet

From the Lexington Herald-Leader: Judge strikes down Kentucky’s social media ban for sex offenders By John Cheves | jcheves@herald-leader.com | October 20, 2017 1:07 PM Frankfort: Kentucky’s registered sex offenders have the constitutional right to use Facebook, Twitter and other online social media, a federal judge ruled Friday. Ruling in a lawsuit brought by a …

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We don’t want compassion from President Trump; we want policies which are beneficial for America.

From Richard Cohen of The Washington Post: Trump does not possess an ounce of compassion By Richard Cohen | October 18, 2017 | 4:56 PM Just when you think that President Trump cannot go lower, he goes lower. First, he managed to turn the deaths of four U.S. soldiers in Niger into a spectacle of …

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The failure to grow up

From National Review: Generation Free Lunch? A new study suggests Millennials haven’t learned the value of hard work. by Heather Wilhelm | September 21, 2017 | 4:00 AM | @heatherwilhelm A new study suggests Millennials haven’t learned the value of hard work. Last week, an eleven-year-old hero meticulously pushed his way into the national spotlight, …

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I wonder if we’ll see this report on the mainstream media

From the Washington Free Beacon: Report: Welfare Reform in Kansas Caused Individuals to Reenter Labor Force Earning Higher Incomes Combination of welfare reforms led to a 78 percent decline in TANF enrollment By Ali Meyer | August 27, 2017 5:00 am Welfare reform implemented in Kansas caused individuals to reenter the labor force while earning …

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Schadenfreude! Salon can’t pay its bills I wonder if @AmandaMarcotte is getting paid?

From the New York Post: Salon struggling to pay its rent By Keith J. Kelly | August 3, 2017 | 10:0 PM Salon, the struggling digital publisher, is having trouble paying its rent. A landlord who late last year evicted Salon from its New York offices for nonpayment of $90,000 in back rent is now …

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Hold them accountable! Public officials who refuse to enforce immigration laws should be counted as accessories when illegals harm citizens.

From William Teach at The Pirate’s Cove: Illegal Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Two Women Had Immigration Detainer Lodged And Ignorned July 29, 2017 – 7:17 am One of the refrains we hear from those who support illegal aliens is that they are fine with the “good ones” but not the criminal ones. In practice, though, …

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Studying or stoning? It’s no surprise which one leads to better grades.

Heather Long, who moved from CNN to The Washington Post’s WonkBlog, tweeted: These college students in Europe lost access to legal pot — and started getting better grades https://t.co/yoq6cJ1eXX via @Patrick_C_Reis — Heather Long (@byHeatherLong) July 25, 2017 And the story: These college students lost access to legal pot — and started getting better grades …

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I wonder how the left would react to a theater excluding men from a movie?

From The Washington Post: ‘It’s sexist’: Men flip out over women-only ‘Wonder Woman’ screenings By Peter Holley | May 26 at 7:17 AM A popular Texas movie theater that doesn’t shy from controversy decided to turn a screening of the new “Wonder Woman” movie into a jam-packed celebration with a single rule: “No boys allowed.” …

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The unreality based community

From National Review: Chelsea Manning and the Problem with Pronouns By David French | May 19, 2017 | 3:26 PM EDT Intolerance of disagreement in the debate over transgender issues begins to creep into law. Yesterday trans Twitter got very, very angry with me. I wrote a Corner post about Chelsea Manning’s release from prison, …

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