davidl on July 18th, 2015

Up front, I do not like Donald Trump the person, or for that matter John McCain the politician, but on the other hand, I have found no actual quote of Trump saying John McCain was not a war hero. The controversy, from Boston Herald: GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump took shots at John McCain’s military […]

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davidl on May 29th, 2015

Yes, this is the second consecutive post about Bernie Sanders, and it is two too many. However, everything you need to know about Bernie Sanders, video: Hat tip video: Allah Pundit, Hot Air. Now how to use Sanders, from Media Research Center: In a 1972 essay, presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-VT) opined that men […]

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davidl on May 15th, 2015

George Stephanopoulos, from Power Line I made charitable donations to the foundation in support of the work they’re doing on global AIDS prevention and deforestation, causes I care about deeply. I thought that my contributions were a matter of public record. However, in hindsight, I should have taken the extra step of personally disclosing my […]

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davidl on April 23rd, 2015

The presidential candidate from the previous century dusts off an old tactic from said century, from John Podhoretz: New York Post: The “vast right-wing conspiracy” is back. That was the phrase Hillary Clinton herself used to describe the villainous puppet masters behind the Monica Lewinsky scandal back in 1998. And now, her camp has decided […]

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davidl on April 21st, 2015

The girl has got spunk: BOSTON (MyFoxBoston.com) — “This is the day…I take my life back.” That is what Boston Marathon bombing survivor Rebekah Gregory wrote on her Facebook page, “Rebekah Gregory DiMartino’s New Day New Hope” on Monday morning, before she ran part of the 2015 Boston Marathon. Rebekah, alongside her trainer, who is […]

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Eric Florack on March 23rd, 2015

I’m coming off the first extended weekend I’ve had in several weeks. Kinda nice being able to spend some time around the house. My truck needed some work anyway, and I had some paperwork that I had to complete. the paperwork in this job is seemingly endless. One of the things that I had taken […]

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davidl on March 12th, 2015

Mrs. Clinton was required to sign form OF-109 before she left the State Department.  That was two years ago.  Today, the State Department can not, or will not, say if Mrs. Clinton signed the form, video: Mrs. Clinton was required to turn over all State Department documents before she left office, not two years after.

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davidl on March 8th, 2015

Mrs. Clinton loves to give advice and boosts of making “hard decision.”  Shame she never decided to heed her own advice. Saul D. Alinsky, via Wikipedia: “Make the enemy live up to its own book of rules.” If the rule is that every letter gets a reply, send 30,000 letters. You can kill them with […]

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davidl on February 13th, 2015

  Three Muslims have been murdered in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, and some clamoring for hate crime charges, from Times-News: RALEIGH — As thousands of mourners prayed for the three Muslim-American students killed in Chapel Hill this week, the FBI opened its own investigation into the case Thursday. In a brief news release late in […]

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davidl on December 11th, 2014

In the wake of the imploded Rolling Stone story on an fictitious rape on the University of Virginia campus, New York State junior Senator Kristen Gillibrand ( D -New York) is still jousting  with imaginary enemies, from Chicago Tribune: “Clearly we don’t know the facts of what happened or didn’t happen” in the alleged University […]

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Tom Frieden, head of the Center for Disease Control: “[T]he fact that it’s possible to take care of Ebola safely, but it does change, substantially, how we approach it,” Hat tip and reax, Vox, Vox Popoli: You are permitting Ebola victims to freely enter the USA because you MIGHT be able to safely take care […]

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davidl on September 23rd, 2014

What is the difference between Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and the late Fidel Castro? Aside from the fact that Castro is probably dead, Castro was a tyrant who put his political opponents in jail, from Marc Morano, Climate Depot: New York City – Environmental activist Robert F. Kennedy Jr. lamented that there were no current […]

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davidl on August 4th, 2014

In politics an accident is when a politician accidentally speaks the truth.   Finnish reporterette Aishi Zidan had one such accident, via William A. Jacoboson, Legal Insurrection: Don’t use me as your propaganda weapon I spent a night at the Shifa hospital in Gaza two weeks ago. I was covering the situation in Gaza for my […]

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davidl on July 2nd, 2014

Yes, this getting to be all Hobby Lobby all the time, but it is a target rich environment, from Emily Zanotti, American Spectator: If you’re still on social media after yesterday, you’re profoundly masochistic, in need of a stiff drink, or both. Take this moment to examine your Twitter timeline for evidence of the following […]

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davidl on May 23rd, 2014

I feel like a dog is forest of fire hydrants, or in military parlance a target rich environment. Jerome Hudson manages to tie in two of my favorite targets, the Reverend Al Sharpton, and the National Association for the Advancement of [Liberal] Colored People, together with Donald Sterling.  I am not a big fan of […]

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