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  • Lessons from the Ferguson Fiasco

    11/28/2014 1:15:37 PM PST · by NaturalBornConservative · 2 replies
    Natural Born Conservative ^ | November 28, 2014 | Larry Walker II
    "But the wisdom that comes from heaven is first of all pure; then peace-loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere." - James 3:17 (NIV)- By: Larry Walker II - It was back in the late 90's when a good friend of mine, an old Air Force veteran named Dan, relayed to me that he had recently killed a young Black male at a bus stop. When I first heard this I was shocked and in disbelief. Old Dan must have been close to 70 years old at the time, his body riddled with cancer, brain...
  • SALLY KOHN: What white people need to know, and do, after Ferguson

    11/28/2014 12:51:38 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 34 replies
    The Washington Post's PostEverything Blog ^ | November 28, 2014 | Sally Kohn
    Benefiting from white privilege is automatic. Defending white privilege is a choice.In the days before the grand jury’s decision in Ferguson, when Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon decided to impose a pre-emptive state of emergency, a white relative posted on my Facebook page, “Better to be prepared for the worse, than to have racially charged riot. [sic] At that point, no one cares what your political view points are, who you married or what God you pray too, only that you are White and you are Wrong.” This essay is for my cousin and every other white person who is well...
  • Liberal Crocodile Tears for Ferguson and Michael Brown [Video]

    11/28/2014 12:14:59 PM PST · by dignitasnews · 7 replies
    Dignitas News Service ^ | August 28, 2014 | Paul M Winters
    In the wake of the Grand Jury decision not to indict officer Darren Wilson we have been witness not just the resulting protests and riots, but an outpouring of self-righteous reflection from the political left. In an attempt to distance itself from their own culpability in setting Ferguson ablaze, white and black liberals alike have dispensed a flood of crocodile tears for Michael Brown and the "social injustice" that they themselves require in order to validate their own perceived goodness. Not since their sudden turn during the Iraq War has the hypocrisy of Progressive-liberalism been so perfectly highlighted. Forget for a moment...
  • Judge Voids own Decision in Fast and Furious Whistleblower Case

    11/28/2014 9:53:56 AM PST · by marktwain · 17 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 27 November, 2014 | Dean Weingarten
    In a bizarre decision in Agent Dobyns' case.  Judge Frances M. Allegra, voided his own decision in favor of Jay Dobyns. That decision excoriated the ATF, and was appealed by them to the Federal Court of Appeals.   The appeal and a cross-appeal are still in process.  In addion, Judge Allegra sealed all records concerning the case.  From azcentral.com: U.S. Court of Federal Claims Judge Francis M. Allegra, who issued a 54-page decision in favor of that ex-agent, Jay Dobyns, in August, voided his decision on Oct. 29, according to a court notice filed Nov. 5. The notice does not...
  • The Democrats final weapon has become Black mobs made crazy by media lies

    11/28/2014 9:41:17 AM PST · by Oldpuppymax · 15 replies
    Coach is Right ^ | 11/28/14 | Kevin "Coach" Collins
    Two realities are sinking into the psyche of the Democrat Party: They have no valuable ideas and the few ideas they were able to turn into law don’t work. Reasonable people would be embarrassed. They would stand up and walk away from the “table,” after reaching these conclusions; but the Democrats are not reasonable people. It is impossible to embarrass them. They have always been about getting and holding power and nothing else. Last week top Democrat New York Senator Chuck Schumer admitted that he and his Party made a mistake by passing Obamacare when they did. Of course he...
  • Ferguson and Kitty Genovese

    11/28/2014 8:31:10 AM PST · by Oldpuppymax · 8 replies
    Coach is Right ^ | 11/28/14 | Michael D. Shaw
    What, you may ask, does a tragic police-involved shooting have to do with the brutal rape and murder—50 years ago—of a woman from Queens, NY? That’s easy… Learning absolutely zero from its absurdly inaccurate and biased coverage of the Genovese case, the media did it again—big time—with the Mike Brown/Darren Wilson matter. Everyone seems to remember that “38″ witnesses to Kitty’s death “did nothing.” Yet, no one seems to remember the name of the vile perp Winston Moseley, or that Genovese was at least his third murder victim. Nor do they remember that Moseley was caught precisely because the public...
  • I was wrong about Black Thanksgiving: The Unbridled Spirit of Mammon

    11/28/2014 5:56:51 AM PST · by lifeofgrace · 16 replies
    Charting Course ^ | 11/28/2014 | Steve Berman
    My father had a saying which he passed down to me, “I’m not always right, but I’m never wrong.”  A little more than a week ago, I wrote a post titled “Matt Walsh Deserves Black Thanksgiving” in which I took apart his arguments for ending early store openings on Thanksgiving day.  I did it without mercy and with the spite meter dialed up to eleven.  I’ve had a change of heart, and I am here to say I’m not right.  In fact, and not for the first time, I may actually be wrong. My epiphany happened just last night, after...
  • UT: City Officials Forced to Obey the Constitution on guns

    11/28/2014 5:18:42 AM PST · by marktwain · 15 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 27 November, 2014 | Dean Weingarten
    Park City, Utah, officials were the latest in a series of local governments that have been forced to respect the Constitution by the Second Amendment Foundation (SAF).   SAF has run up an impressive number of legal wins to protect second amendment rights.   It has become the ACLU of the gun culture.   In the Park City case, the city had adopted local laws in direct violation of the second amendment and Utah state preemption law.  The city law prohibited all use and possession of firearms; all carrying of concealed weapons; carrying of loaded guns inside a vehicle; showing a gun...
  • Black Friday Brawls Begin in Britain (over discount panties) - set to Chopin

    11/28/2014 4:38:20 AM PST · by Adam Taxin · 34 replies
    YouTube ^ | 11/28/14 | Adam Taxin, with help from Frédéric Chopin
    It's a video, there is no transcript beyond unintelligible grunts. As for the state of things, whatever. But doing my part to celebrate Western Civilization. This sSene from Black Friday 2014 in New Pakistan (formerly "Great Britain" is therefore accompanied by Frédéric Chopin - Prelude in E-Minor (Opus 28 Number 4). And for humblegunner types, Chopin actually passed away quite a while ago, and this music is in the public domain ; )
  • TGIF Toons

    11/28/2014 3:50:13 AM PST · by Reaganite Republican · 2 replies
    Reaganite Republican ^ | 28 November 2014 | Reaganite Republican
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  • Me & Thornberry Annoy an Australian Leftist on Ferguson

    11/28/2014 2:49:28 AM PST · by Cincinatus' Wife · 4 replies
    Larry Thornberry and I have both annoyed an Australian leftist academic with our respective commentary on the events in Ferguson. Binoy Kampmark, who teaches at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, wrote a piece "analyzing" conservative commentary in the wake of the grand jury's decision not to indict Darren Wilson. Kampmark has been associated with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and unsuccessfully ran for the Australian Senate under the Wikileaks Party banner. In addition to taking Larry and I to task, Kampmark also criticizes NRO's Rich Lowry and Ian Tuttle. Here is what Kampmark writes about Thornberry and me: [must read...
  • Another Bear Spray, Gun and Grizzly National Park Incident

    11/27/2014 12:18:40 PM PST · by marktwain · 37 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 26 November, 2014 | Dean Weingarten
    I actively look for and monitor defensive uses of firarms.   While some defensive uses of firarms are common, such as driving off intruders from a home, others such as defense against a grizzly bear, are rare.  They tend to stand out when they happen.   I missed this one, even though it did get some coverage in 2013.  The actual defense occurred two years ago in November of 2012. It is especially interesting because both bear spray and bullets were used.  The only other one that I recall happened this year. The bear was killed by the gunfire, dropping, literally...
  • TONI BRAXTON OPTS OUT OF BLACK FRIDAY AFTER SHARING INFO ABOUT ITS LINK TO SLAVERY (stupid alert!)

    11/27/2014 10:16:00 AM PST · by Impala64ssa · 54 replies
    Financial Juneteenth ^ | 11/27/14 | Maria Lloyd
    Following the grand jury’s decision to not indict Darren Wilson, a white police officer in Ferguson, MO who shot and killed an unarmed Black teen named Michael Brown, racial tensions are running high which has prompted a number of African-Americans to call for a financial boycott of the historical “Black Friday” sales which are highly profitable for retailers during the holiday season. Joining the call for a boycott is Grammy award winning singer Toni Braxton. The sultry singer took to her Facebook page on Tuesday to post a meme with an image of slaves that reads: “DID YOU KNOW: Black...
  • We have much to be thankful for on this Thanksgiving Day

    11/27/2014 8:41:37 AM PST · by Oldpuppymax · 5 replies
    Coach is Right ^ | 11/27/14 | Kevin "Coach" Collins
    We have much to be thankful for today. We have come back off the mat after being slammed to the canvas by the 2012 election; but after regrouping and going back to work we have won a stunning victory of a size no one saw coming. Counting our blessings is still easier here in America than in any other country. Even the poorest Americans eat meals many around the world only dream about. This is why people will do anything to get to our shores. We have a Bill of Rights and a full Constitution to protect us thanks to...
  • Rush Revere and ‘Liberty’ return American History to its Rightful Place

    11/27/2014 7:56:52 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 1 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 11/27/14 | Judi McLeod
    Happy Thanksgiving and Merry Christmas, Rush and Kathryn Limbaugh, for returning to America’s children, parents and grandparents the best gift of them all--pride in America’s noble history! Not since Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer has a figure from childlore done so much to lead the little people out of the fog. We look for Rudolph every Christmas, before packing him away with the ornaments til’ the next holiday season. But ‘Liberty’, the lovable, time-traveling horse of the ‘Rush Revere Adventures’ series is there every day. Liberty is not just the equine hero who makes going to bed a delight before lights...
  • What’s Next?

    11/27/2014 7:53:58 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 6 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 11/27/14 | Dr. Robert Owens
    As we discard our freedom for the shabby paternalistic embrace of a fuzzy warm Progressive dystopia our newly legalized guests will feel right at home. Now that BHO has decreed that deportations will cease and work permits and other privileges of legal immigration will be granted to those who chose to enter our country illegally, what’s next? In less time than it takes to say “Fundamentally transform America” the chorus of usual suspects, Charles Schumer, Nancy Pelosi, Harry Reid, and their fellow travelers will start saying “It isn’t fair for all these people to pay taxes and not receive the...
  • Illegal Alien Benefit Free-for-All

    11/27/2014 7:52:14 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 9 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 11/27/14 | Arnold Ahlert
    How Obama’s amnesty will give non-citizen law-breakers access to a “wide array” of programs — and an advantage in the job market. Apparently President Obama’s unilateral decision to grant de facto amnesty to five million illegal aliens was insufficiently outrageous. On Tuesday, a White House official told the Washington Post that many illegals now protected from deportation will be eligible to receive a “wide array” of government benefits, including Social Security and Medicare. The admission verifies that, once again, Americans are forced to endure another lie perpetrated by the president. When he announced his executive action last Thursday, Obama was...
  • Racism Insurance: Coverage for White Privilege (strong language)

    11/27/2014 7:18:18 AM PST · by Impala64ssa · 16 replies
    You Tube ^ | 10/21/14 | Dear White People
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  • Media Blackout: Possible Grand Jury Witness Murdered in Ferguson

    11/27/2014 6:17:59 AM PST · by KeyLargo · 46 replies
    UFP News ^ | 11-26-2014 | DeAndre Joshua
    Media Blackout: Possible Grand Jury Witness Murdered in Ferguson Dave Gibson 11/26/2014Uncategorized DeAndre Joshua On Tuesday morning, the body of 20-year -old DeAndre Joshua was found near the Canfield Greens Apartments in Ferguson. The young man was shot to death. His body was discovered still behind the wheel of his white Pontiac Grand Prix, and identified by family members. Joshua had been shot through the driver’s side window, reported KTVI. St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar would only confirm the identity of the victim, and that the case is under investigation. While officials would not say if Joshua was...
  • Does Second Amendment apply to the Corps? 11th Circuit to Decide

    11/27/2014 5:24:10 AM PST · by marktwain · 8 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 26 November, 2014 | Dean Weingarten
    Army Corps of Engineers Administered Land In the Ninth Circuit federal court of appeals, District Court Judge B. Lynn Winmill ruled that the second amendment does not stop at the boundary of land administered by  the Army Corps of Engineers.   There are millions of acres of wild land and waters involved, as the Corps of Engineers administers enormous projects across America on the waterways. In the 11th Circuit, Judge Harold Murphy in Georgia has ruled that the second amendment does not apply on land administered by the Corps, because the land is all considered "sensitive", like a courtroom, or...
  • Snoopy, Nehemiah, and the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade

    11/27/2014 5:16:57 AM PST · by lifeofgrace · 5 replies
    Charting Course ^ | 11/27/2014 | Steve Berman
    I sit in the dark pre-dawn hour on Thanksgiving Day.  No turkey in the oven, kids and wife are asleep.  We will, as many families, be traveling to Nana’s house today for the turkey-day repast, followed by food coma football.  Being the cook in our house, I made a pumpkin cheesecake for dessert and a side dish of roasted root vegetables.  They are supplying the smoked turkey and dressing and all the other fixings.  It will be a glorious day. Our trip to Nana’s will be short by comparison—she lives less than 2 miles away.  Many families have much further...
  • A Progressive Guide to Thanksgiving Conversation

    11/26/2014 10:38:02 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 21 replies
    The National Review ^ | November 26, 2014 | Charles C. W. Cooke
    In the great progressive spirit, here are a few tips on how to talk to — and morally improve — your family this Thanksgiving: 1. Your crazy uncle complains in passing that the construction on Redlands Avenue is limiting the flow of traffic to his hardware store, and wonders if the job could be completed more quickly. This must not be allowed to stand. Ask your uncle if he’s an anarchist and if he has heard of Somalia. If you missed Politics 101 at Oberlin, refer to the Fact Cards that you have printed out from Vox.com and explain patiently...
  • Islamic Threat to UK Greater than Ever

    11/26/2014 12:21:43 PM PST · by Enza Ferreri · 6 replies
    Enza Ferreri Blog ^ | 26 November 2014 | Enza Ferreri
    The image above is that of a leaflet which - as part of Counter Terrorism Awareness Week - was distributed yesterday by the police at railway stations around the UK to guard people against a possible Mumbai-style attack that security forces are expecting may be attempted by Muslim extremists. The leaflets tell the public to "run, hide and tell" in the event of such an attack. They are part of a campaign just launched by Chief Constable of British Transport Police (BTP) Paul Crowther, who said: "More than six million people travel on our railways every single day." He added:...
  • Happy Trails (Seavey Bids Adieu; Libertarian-Conservative Entertainment Podcast Continues)

    11/26/2014 11:13:29 AM PST · by OddLane · 3 replies
    American Rattlesnake ^ | November 26, 2014 | Gerard Perry
    All (good) things must come to an end, as the omnipotent, yet enigmatic, interstellar character Q pointed out to the crew of the USS Enterprise during a particularly harrowing flight. As in Gene Roddenberry-created science-fiction epics, so it is in the world of pop cultural podcasting, which is why this month marks the conclusion of my nearly year-long professional collaboration with my good friend Todd Seavey. Even though Todd is leaving for bigger-and hopefully more lucrative-endeavors, the Perry portion of Seavey and Perry on Culture will persist, as I cycle through a diverse cast of witty anarcho-capitalists willing to plumb...
  • Revolver Bedroom. Someone had a "Thing" for Them

    11/26/2014 10:24:49 AM PST · by marktwain · 17 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 25 November, 2014 | Dean Weingarten
    These pictures of a unique bedroom set came to me via the Internet.  I do not know the location of the set or the source of the revolvers. Counting the revolvers that make up the bed frame, the vanity, the lamps, table, chair, chandelier, and window decoration, and assuming that there is symmetry on the sides of the objects that are not visible, I believe there are at least 100 revolvers used in the construction of the set. The revolvers are an eclectic mix of Smith & Wesson (or clones) and Colt (or clones) revolvers.  They appear to mostly...
  • Minneapolis driver escapes mob of Michael Brown-shirts. Well-done! (commentary)

    11/26/2014 10:01:57 AM PST · by Adam Taxin · 52 replies
    YouTube ^ | 11/26/14 | Adam Taxin
    "... Who knows what could have happened to you? On that note, I take you back 22 ½ years … wow it’s really been that long … to the L.A. Rodney King riots. Let me refresh you with this clip of the white truck driver, Reginald Denny, who somewhere that was not safe for white people to be. ..." "... who happens to be something of an expert in self-defense. Here’s what he wrote in regard to what happened in Minneapolis: He wrote: 'one word of advice … if they block your car and threaten your family and life …...
  • Doug Ross Tax Audit Coming in 3-2-1...

    11/26/2014 9:56:06 AM PST · by Reaganite Republican · 7 replies
    Reaganite Republican ^ | 26 November 2014 | Reaganite Republican
    Blogger Doug Ross -founder of BadBlue News and a favorite of conservative hero Mark Levin- has gone from semi-famous in the conservative world to infamous amongst those in the ironically-named 'progressive' movement...  and NOW even the White House, as he's proudly made Obama's enemies list, according to a message from a Holder Justice Dept. hack revealed in a recent Friday document dump. Seems Eric 'With' Holder was caught lying by CBS rouge-reporter Sheryl Attkinson, Doug Ross, and others when they discovered the AG was briefed on 'Fast n Furious' a full year before he had previously claimed... while the scheming White...
  • Setting the record straight on Marion Shepilov Barry

    11/26/2014 8:40:53 AM PST · by Oldpuppymax · 13 replies
    Coach is Right ^ | 11/26/14 | Kevin "Coach" Collins
    Now that Marion Shepilov Barry has gone to the great crack den in the sky it is worth noting what a lowlife he was. This is an honest obituary of one of the worst mayors in American history. *Democrat Marion Barry was the mayor of the District of Columbia from 1979 to 1991 and again from 1995 to 1999. *Because he loved Communism so much Barry took the middle name Shepilov to honor one of his heroes, Dmitri Shepilov a Soviet Communist propagandist he admired. *In his second term he developed his cocaine habit and the corruption in his administration...
  • Are body cameras a good idea?

    11/26/2014 7:58:10 AM PST · by Pauli67 · 39 replies
    Est Quod Est ^ | 11/25/2014 | Pauli
    I have to agree with one thing that Michael Brown's parents are asking for in the official statement they've released after the grand jury decision to not indict Darren Wilson. Join with us in our campaign to ensure that every police officer working the streets in this country wears a body camera. Can you imagine the great footage which will be produced of people goofing up? On camera? Check this out.
  • Ezra Klein Can't Believe Officer Wilson's Story Even Though Brown's Friend Says It Happened

    11/26/2014 6:04:08 AM PST · by Biggirl · 44 replies
    Breitbart.com ^ | November 26, 2014 | John Sexton
    Ezra Klein says there is one moment in particular in Officer Wilson's account that doesn't ring true.
  • Hump-Day Humor

    11/26/2014 5:22:51 AM PST · by Reaganite Republican · 11 replies
    Reaganite Republican ^ | 26 November 2014 | Reaganite Republican
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  • Blacks, Race Relations No Better Under Obama

    11/26/2014 5:18:30 AM PST · by LeoMcNeil · 14 replies
    Leo McNeil ^ | November 26, 2014 | Leo McNeil
    Yesterday President Obama lent his support to the spirit behind the rioters in Ferguson. He declared their frustration is rooted in “hard truths.” Obama actually called the rioters criminals before saying they should work with him. It’s nice to see the President’s narcissism never takes a break. Perhaps the highlight of his comments from yesterday is when he declared that he wouldn’t comment on a local situation such as Ferguson because it isn’t the job of the President to comment on ongoing investigation of specific cases. Maybe the President has finally learned his lesson after ‘the cop acted stupidly’ and...
  • # Reality Sucks

    11/26/2014 4:36:02 AM PST · by lifeofgrace · 5 replies
    Charting Course ^ | 11/26/2014 | Steve Berman
    Ever read the fine print?  Ever see the Christmas sale ads with a big honking asterisk at the end of the offer for a free 80" television*? The world is obsessed with optics, and rarely bothers to look beneath the skin on so many outright lies.  Here's a few images whose optics don't really match the story we're being fed.  You might say they are big asterisks by people who think we're stupid-a**.  But, you know, #realitysucks sometimes. I wonder if that book fits up his asterisk?  He certainly shoved it up ours. President Rouhani, we know you are negotiating in...
  • Ted Nugent’s Blunt Response To Ferguson Madness Has Liberals TICKED

    11/25/2014 9:50:26 PM PST · by NKP_Vet · 45 replies
    http://madworldnews.com ^ | November 25, 2014 | Robert Rich
    Although many in the public spotlight weigh their words carefully while evaluating the ramifications, Ted Nugent has never been one to mince words and simply says what often goes unsaid, resulting in a few ruffled feathers. Well, he’s done it again – this time regarding Ferguson and Liberals are not happy with what he had to say. There is no legitimate way to justify the actions being taken by Ferguson residents and protesters as they demonstrate their outrage over the Darren Wilson Grand Jury ruling. By ignoring the facts and believing whatever lies have been told for dramatic effect, it...
  • Silly WWII Analogy...but Fun!

    11/26/2014 2:12:54 AM PST · by marktwain · 6 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 24 November, 2014 | Dean Weingarten
    On freerepublic, people were discussing the recent legal victory, where a federal judge ruled that people who already had guns had no reason to wait through a 10 day California waiting period.  The law was first passed in 1923.  He ruled that the law infringed on second amendment rights.  The KG9 Kid wrote, from freerepublic.com: I'm sorry, but I read of these little 'victories' by the CalGuns Foundation in their thoroughly anti-gun state and cannot help but compare them to some WWII Japanese radio broadcast that exclaims that the Imperial Japanese Navy now has now deployed the first rocket-powered...
  • Enough about Michael Brown. What about Officer Perry Renn?

    11/25/2014 7:37:07 PM PST · by Adam Taxin · 9 replies
    YouTube ^ | 11/25/14 | Adam Taxin
    Worth revisiting now, in light of the incredibly disproportionate attention the death of the lowlife cretin Michael Brown has received, let’s keep in mind more than that of Margaret Thatcher, if not necessarily more than that of Necklacin’ Nelson Mandela. " 'When a white cop shot and killed 19-year-old Michael Brown in self defense, the black community in Ferguson reacted by rioting, burning, and looting. However, when a white cop was killed by a black male in Indianapolis, the white community responded with a Unity Rally. ...' "
  • Ferguson, the Movie

    11/25/2014 4:40:01 PM PST · by The_Harlequin · 3 replies
    Uncommon Sense ^ | 11-24-14 | Chris Shugart
  • Why Don't Rioters Protest Black Crime?

    11/25/2014 2:49:42 PM PST · by Enza Ferreri · 24 replies
    Enza Ferreri Blog ^ | 25 November 2014 | Enza Ferreri
    The very fact that people think they are justified in committing criminal acts just because they are not happy with a verdict which any person with a moderately-endowed brain can recognise as entirely reasonable and based on physical evidence shows how these people are the least capable of judging that verdict. They are criminals. They find any excuse for their antisocial and violent behaviour. Of course they side with their fellow delinquent Michael Brown against the man who represents the law, Officer Darren Wilson. And the race-industry leaders, the media and politicians, who have kept telling us for decades...
  • The Drastic Overreach of the “Rape by Fraud” Bill

    11/25/2014 1:16:40 PM PST · by Cincinatus' Wife · 22 replies
    Slate ^ | November 25, 2014 | Amanda Marcotte
    Here is some legitimate overreach when it comes to prosecuting sexual abuse:New Jersey state Assemblyman Troy Singleton has drafted a "rape by fraud" bill that would make it illegal to lie your way into someone's pants. From NJ.com:Earlier this month,state Assemblyman Troy Singleton(D-Burlington) introduced the bill(A3908),which would create the crime of “sexual assault by fraud,” which it defines as “an act of sexual penetration to which a person has given consent because the actor has misrepresented the purpose of the act or has represented he is someone he is not.”The bill was inspired by the case of Mischele Lewis, who...
  • Israel Not Such a Haven for Christians

    11/25/2014 12:40:49 PM PST · by Enza Ferreri · 20 replies
    Enza Ferreri Blog ^ | 25 November 2014 | Enza Ferreri
    We hear very little about the treatment of Christians in Israel. Among the terrible persecution that Christians face in Muslim countries in the Middle East and elsewhere, Israel is usually portrayed as a beacon of tolerance where Christians are free to follow their faith without fear of being killed. Everything is relative. Looking at what happens in Israel's neighbouring countries, where Christians are forced to convert to Islam, humiliate themselves by becoming second-class citizens and paying the extortionist jizya tax, die or flee, Israel may indeed seem a good place for them to live. Israel has no policy of...
  • WA I-594 Forces Museum to Close WWII Exhibit

    11/25/2014 12:24:45 PM PST · by w1n1 · 4 replies
    Gun News ^ | 11/24/2014 | T Hudson
    This law is ridiculous and is already having unintended consequences. With all the confusing jargon (intentions) its hard to tell what the real consequences are. So to avoid this confusions the Lynden Pioneer Museum is removing all of the WWII era firearms from the museum and returning them to its owners. Still this is the other headache trying to get this returned under i-594 ruling.Read the rest here.
  • Little Lady Reloader, Age Five

    11/25/2014 10:56:15 AM PST · by marktwain · 37 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 24 November, 2014 | Dean Weingarten
    A reader sent this picture of his daughter assisting him in reloading cartridges.   On a single stage press, such as the RCBS pictured, there  is plenty to do.   A young child can easily and safely deprime cases, such as this young girl is doing.   She deprimed 500 of them for her father, and was very pleased with herself.   It reminds me of pleasant times when my daughter was about five.  She loved to help me reload ammunition. My own first experiences with reloading were when I was much older, perhaps eight, or nine.  My father reloaded hunting ammunition for...
  • Make Obama and the Republican Establishment an offer they can’t refuse

    11/25/2014 10:36:06 AM PST · by Oldpuppymax · 2 replies
    Coach is Right ^ | 11/25/14 | Kevin "Coach" Collins
    Now that Barack Obama has granted millions of illegal aliens’ amnesty and stretched our social systems to the point of collapse the question becomes: How do we respond? First we need to determine who “we” are. We know Obama’s allies in the Republican Establishment (GOPe) are not on America’s side and although this complicates our task, it does not make it impossible. There are some things we could do, such as; mass deportations; withholding funds for Obama’s actions and/or blocking them with a government shutdown or even bringing impeachment proceedings against him. Each of these steps has merit, but each...
  • Ferguson window on Life in America over next two years

    11/25/2014 9:39:52 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 1 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 11/25/14 | Judi McLeod
    Reason why America is under siege: Community Organizer who gained the White House in 2008 never grew up to be president When it comes to present day Ferguson, Missouri, here’s the thing: Ferguson is the window on the final two years of Community Organizer Barack Obama in the White House. After last night, we now get a crystal clear view of what life in America will be like between today and 2016. It will be meticulously organized staged rage to government manufactured ‘racism’ all the way down to the finish line and beyond. Life in post-Constitution America will agonizingly unfold...
  • The real reason Michael Brown is dead

    11/25/2014 9:31:07 AM PST · by Starman417 · 43 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 11-25-14 | DrJohn
    The Michael Brown shooting was about race but it was not racially motivated. " a handful of folks"I watched Barack Obama inject himself into the Michael Brown grand jury news and I am confounded but not surprised. Obama had the chance to separate fact from fantasy and he did the opposite. The Michael Brown shooting was NOT racially motivated but something else was. The shooting of Michael Brown was caused by Michael Brown. The forensic evidence was that Brown's blood was present on Officer Darren Wilson's collar and his thigh. There was blood found on the outside of the police...
  • Hitler Learns Officer Darren Wilson Acquitted By Ferguson Grand Jury

    11/25/2014 7:13:35 AM PST · by Adam Taxin · 53 replies
    YouTube ^ | 11/25/14 | Adam Taxin
    Before the "Hitler Finds Out..." series has completely jumped the shark, a timely one.
  • LeBron, black athletes whine on Twitter about Ferguson grand jury decision

    11/25/2014 7:03:15 AM PST · by Adam Taxin · 65 replies
    It's a YouTube video, so no text, but here's an example of something in there ... Serena Williams: "Wow. Just wow. Shameful. What will it take???"
  • Ann Coulter: Would It Kill You To Hire More Black Cops? (Yes)

    11/25/2014 6:27:21 AM PST · by KeyLargo · 70 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | August 27, 2014 | Ann Coulter
    Ann Coulter: Would It Kill You To Hire More Black Cops? (Yes) Ann Coulter August 27, 2014 As the story of Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson’s shooting of Michael Brown begins to look less clear-cut than we were led to believe by Brown’s friend, Dorian Johnson, the “voices of oppression” on MSNBC now say the real issue is that there aren’t enough blacks on the Ferguson police force. As Brown may or may not have said seconds before his death: I give up. If the Ferguson police are forced to hire more minorities and women for the sake of...
  • Failure in Ferguson Rooted In "God Damn America"

    11/25/2014 6:21:32 AM PST · by lifeofgrace · 30 replies
    Charting Course ^ | 11/25/2014 | Steve Berman
    Justice is the furthest thing from what is going on in Ferguson.  That’s not because the legal system, as it’s constructed, failed.  The legal system did not fail.  A grand jury’s job is to decide whether to issue an indictment when potential charges have been presented.  The St. Louis County grand jury, a body of laypeople, not law enforcement, lawyers, or politicians, examined evidence in the Michael Brown shooting for three months.  They decided not to issue an indictment on any charge against officer Darren Wilson.  The legal system worked. What has failed is leadership. When President Obama took office,...
  • All you need to know about protests of MLK verses those in Ferguson.

    11/25/2014 5:23:14 AM PST · by Arcy · 12 replies