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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Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III wastes the taxpayers’ dollars

The New York Times tweeted: A Mississippi man was sentenced to 49 years in prison for killing his transgender former girlfriend https://t.co/94prZNXcqc — The New York Times (@nytimes) May 16, 2017 And the story: U.S. Hate Crime Law Punishes Transgender Woman’s Killer, in a First By Liam Stack | May 16, 2017 A Mississippi man …

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Doing the right thing incenses the left

From The New York Times: Kentucky Judge, Citing Conscience, Declines to Hear Same-Sex Adoption Cases By Daniel Victor | May 1, 2017 A Family Court judge in Kentucky has recused himself from adoption cases involving gay and lesbian parents, saying that “as a matter of conscience” he could not be impartial. In a court order …

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Moral consistency: don’t bemoan Bill O’Reilly’s ouster over sexual harassment if you thought Bill Clinton should be impeached for a consensual sexual encounter

From National Review: O’Reilly, Ailes, and the Toxic Conservative-Celebrity Culture By David French | April 20, 2017 Knifework, not character or integrity, is what we demand from our ideological gladiators. We’re paying the price. There are those who say that the Left is “taking scalps,” and they have a list of Republican victims to prove …

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Bill O’Reilly, Mike Pence and the Billy Graham rule

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: Bill O’Reilly out at Fox News, denies wrongdoing; Tucker Carlson will take over timeslot Updated: April 19, 2017 — 5:46 PM EDT | by Nick Vadala, Staff Writer Bill O’Reilly is no longer with Fox News. 21st Century Fox issued a statement on O’Reilly’s departure, writing that the host “will not …

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A messed up society: when adults look for ‘transgenderism’ everywhere

This is from The New York Times, and I’m surprised that they actually printed it: My Daughter Is Not Transgender. She’s a Tomboy. By Lisa Selin Davis | April 18, 2017 “I just wanted to check,” the teacher said. “Your child wants to be called a boy, right? Or is she a boy that wants …

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Democrisy: Why are the feminist left so silent on domestic abuse when it involves an immigrant?

In California, it seems that not making an immigrant deportable trumps hitting your wife https://t.co/3v3t1EeTuF Judge should reject plea. — Dana Pico (@Dana_TFSJ) April 18, 2017 And now, the story: Silicon Valley CEO Pleads ‘No Contest’ to Abusing His Wife—and Is Offered a Deal for Less Than 30 Days in Jail A deal was struck, …

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M*A*S*H

M*A*S*H was a (supposedly) liberally-oriented television comedy series in the seventies, but it appears that liberalism in the seventies sure was different from the way it is today. In an episode entitled Edwina, which ran this morning on Sundance TV, the plot is: Edwina “Eddie” Ferguson, a petite, fairly attractive, but hopelessly clumsy nurse, cannot …

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