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Professor Says Obama Presidency Only Increased Racism

27th June 2017

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Fairfield University communications professor Audra Nuru says the presidency of Barack Obama only fueled racism in America.

Nuru told the annual diversity and equity conference of the Association of Jesuit Colleges this month that Obama made racist attacks more possible because he was black and because he was subject to criticism, The College Fix reports.

“I’m not saying by any means that Barack Obama incited racism. I’m saying that him being in office, people who were already racist got a platform to address this publicly and reify it,” Nuru said.

The way to stop discrimination by race is to stop discriminating by race. BlackLivesMatter has triggered more racism than the KKK ever dreamed of.

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Patients Increasingly Forced to Crowdfund Their Own Wheelchairs as NHS Provision Not Enough, Doctors Warn

27th June 2017

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How about that government-provided healthcare! Don’t you wish we had a system like that in America?

Unfortunately, the problem with socialism is that eventually you run out of other people’s money.

I guess ‘crowdfunding’ is when you combine charity + social media.

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Chicago’s Dyke March Targets LGBTQ Jews With Old Fashioned Anti-Semitism

27th June 2017

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There is nothing new under the sun.

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Patients ‘Belittled and Bewildered’ as Access to NHS Care Worsens, Doctors Warn

25th June 2017

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How about that government-provided healthcare! Don’t you wish America had a system like that?

 

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Democrats Bring the H8: Woman Rips Confederate Flag Off Man’s Truck, Hits Him With Car

25th June 2017

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A woman in Charleston, South Carolina allegedly ripped a Confederate flag off a man’s truck and backed into him with her car.

The woman stopped her car, got out, and ripped off his Confederate flag “tag.”

As the man was trying to get her license plate number, she hit him with her car.

Obviously she must be a Trump supporter, since only right-wingers indulge in violence.

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The Tyranny of Twitter: How Mob Censure Is Changing the Intellectual Landscape

25th June 2017

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In a 1945 essay, Notes on Nationalism, George Orwell described a rumour among leftists that the real reason American troops had been brought to Europe was to suppress English communism, not fight the Nazis.

“One has to belong to the intelligentsia to believe things like that,” Orwell famously noted. “No ordinary man could be such a fool.” Even by Orwell’s high standards, those words have aged extremely well. Tell an ordinary Canadian schlub that white people aren’t allowed to quote Beyoncé, and he will be smart enough to laugh in your face. Dress down a superbly intelligent Peace and Conflict Studies PhD candidate for the same act, and she will fall over herself with apologies.

Since 1789, Revolutions have always turned on their instigators. We apparently live in such a time.

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Our Leading Hate Group

25th June 2017

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The concept of a “hate group” could be useful. In practice, however, it is like the concept of “hate speech,” applied to shut down heterodox speech and confine the public square to dissemination of officially approved thought. The concepts somehow overlook the likes of the the hilariously misnamed Southern Poverty Law Center and its works, which direct something far beyond the Orwellian Two Minutes Hate to the likes of Charles Murray and Ayaan Hirsi Ali. If there is such a thing as a “hate group” — as I say, it could be a useful concept — the SPLC is it. Indeed, I think it may be our most influential hate group.

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Pakistan Oil Tanker Crash Kills More Than 120 People in Punjab

25th June 2017

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The crash didn’t kill anybody; they all died in the resulting (perfectly predictable) fire beause of all the people rushing to steal fuel from the crashed tanker.

The wage of sin is death. Think of it as evolution in action.

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Campus Closes and Prof Flees State After He Posts ‘#LetThemF******Die’ About White People

22nd June 2017

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A college campus closed Wednesday and a professor reports having fled the state after calling white people “inhuman assholes” and saying “#LetThemFuckingDie.”

That sounds about right.

Professor Johnny Eric Williams of Trinity College in Connecticut says he has fled the state, claiming to have received death threats after he posted inflammatory, anti-white remarks on Facebook, according to Hartford Courant.

Gee, I wonder why.

The college closed Wednesday, but reopened Thursday.

Pity.

“I’m fed the fuck up with self identified ‘white’s’ [sic] daily violence directed at immigrants, Muslim, and sexual [sic] and racially oppressed people,” he said in a subsequent post. “The time is now to confront these inhuman assholes and end this now.”

I suspect that he would not like the result.

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Is American Childhood Creating an Authoritarian Society?

22nd June 2017

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American childhood has taken an authoritarian turn. An array of trends in American society are conspiring to produce unprecedented levels of supervision and control over children’s lives. Tracing the effects of childrearing on broad social outcomes is an exercise in speculation. But if social scientists are correct to posit a connection between childrearing and long-term political outcomes, today’s restrictive childhood norms may portend a broader regression in our country’s democratic consensus.

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Germany Arrests 36 for Saying Things They Weren’t Supposed to Say

21st June 2017

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Germans like to tell people what they can and can’t say. They want to tell everybody how to live their lives. As you may recall, a while back we had a bit of a disagreement with them about that whole attitude. It didn’t turn out too well for them. But did they learn their lesson? Nein, das haben sie nicht.

What goes around comes around. Just sayin’.

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United Airlines: Couple Who Raised Alarm Over Plane Fuel Leak Forced to Spend Night in Airport Lounge

21st June 2017

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No good deed goes unpunished.

Anybody who flies United deserves what he gets.

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The Architecture of Regime Change

20th June 2017

Victor Davis Hanson looks at what’s happening now.

We are witnessing a desperate putsch to remove Trump before he can do any more damage to the Obama project. Political, journalistic, and cultural elites of a progressive coastal culture aim at destroying the Trump presidency before it can finish its full four-year term.

The branches of this insidious coup d’état are quite unlikely anything our generation has ever witnessed.

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Voter Registration Fraud by Liberal Activists Mostly Ignored by Media

20th June 2017

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In the run-up to the 2016 presidential election, a Clinton-aligned voter registration operation registered a felon, a minor and a non-U.S. citizen, among other irregularities.

A dozen employees of the Indiana Voter Registration Project now face felony charges for their electoral hanky panky, but you probably would not know it if you depended on the national broadcast television networks for your news, as they routinely sweep Democrat election-rigging schemes like this under the rug.

In fact, only the CBS This Morning and Fox News have made any mention of the scandal rocking the Indiana Voter Registration Project, an organization managed by Patriot Majority USA, a group that AP reported has strong ties to the Democratic Party, including former President Bill Clinton.

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Modernity’s Fertility Problem

20th June 2017

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Modernity has a fertility problem. When elevated to the zenith of savage irony, the formulation runs: At the demographic level, modernity selects systematically against modern populations. The people it prefers, it consumes. Without gross exaggeration, this endogenous tendency can be seen as an existential risk to the modern world. It threatens to bring the entire global order crashing down around it.

In order to discuss this implicit catastrophe, it’s first necessary to talk about cities, which is a conversation that has already begun. To state the problem crudely, but with confidence: Cities are population sinks. Historian William McNeil explains the basics. Urbanization, from its origins, has tended relentlessly to convert children from productive assets into objects of luxury consumption. All of the archaic economic incentives related to fertility are inverted.

Education expenses alone explain much of this. School fees are by far the most effective contraceptive technology ever conceived. To raise a child in an urban environment is like nothing that rural precedent ever prepared for. Even if responsible parenting were the sole motivation in play, the compressive effect on family size would be extreme. Under urban circumstances, it becomes almost an aggression against one’s own children for there to be many of them. But there is much more than this going on.

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Another Left-Wing Science Scandal

20th June 2017

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In general, insecticides are toxic to humans because humans are quite a bit like bugs. Herbicides, on the other hand, are generally not very toxic to humans, because we aren’t a lot like plants. But even in this context, glyphosate stood out as a harmless chemical. It targets an enzyme that is found in plants, but not in humans or animals. Moreover, glyphosate breaks down easily and does not persist in the environment. It is pretty much the perfect herbicide (until resistance starts to develop, but that’s another story).

This sounds like a win-win situation–cheaper food, better health, longer lifespans–but some people irrationally hate genetically modified crops, even though the modification–in this case, making the corn or soybean plant tolerant of glyphosate–has nothing to do with its nutritional value. After decades of world-wide experience with glyphosate, it was accepted that the product was safe. So it was a bombshell when the International Agency for Research on Cancer declared, in March 2015, that glyphosate is “probably carcinogenic,” based on tests on rodents.

Hundreds of cancer patients promptly sued Monsanto, claiming the company had concealed the danger of carcinogenicity, notwithstanding the fact that it would be hard to find a farmer who hadn’t been exposed to glyphosate. The European Union said it would consider IARC’s finding when deciding whether to continue to allow glyphosate to be used in Europe. “Environmentalists” had scored a major coup.

But the whole thing turned out to be a fraud.

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Chicago Celebrates Father’s Day With Over Fifty People Shot

19th June 2017

Thanks, dad.

Thank God for those strict gun control laws in Chicago, or the place would be like Texas.

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The Killing Season

19th June 2017

ZMan looks at Balitmore, Yet Another Democrat-Ruled Murder Zone.

Baltimore has the nickname of “Bodymore, Murderville” because of a high rate of homicide and the habit of the locals spray painting the slogan on abandoned buildings. The other “slogan” you see around the city is a re-write of a marketing campaign run by the city a few years back. The pols had the idea of putting the word “Believe” on everything, so the more clever changed it to “Behave” which gets to the heart of the issue. The city has a huge population of people who cannot behave themselves like civilized people.

Currently the city is on pace for over 360 murders and we are just getting into peak killing season. Usually, the winter tamps down the murder rates as it is just not as much fun to pop a cap in an ass when it is snowing sideways. Similarly, the spring has been very rainy and gangsters tend not to like going out to murder people for their sneakers when it is raining. In other words, it’s possible there is a lot of pent up demand for murder that will now be unleashed with the summer weather.

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Planned Parenthood’s Century of Brutality

19th June 2017

Kevin Williamson turns over a very big, very smelly rock.

Little is one of the early figures in Planned Parenthood whose public pronouncements, along with those of its charismatic foundress, Margaret Sanger, often are pointed to as evidence of the organization’s racist origins. (Students at the University of Michigan are, at the time of this writing, petitioning to have his name stripped from a campus building.) Little believed that birth-control policy should be constructed in such a way as to protect “Yankee stock” — referred to in Sanger’s own work as “unmixed native white parentage,” if Little’s term is not clear enough — from being overwhelmed by what was at the time perceived as the dysgenic fecundity of African Americans, Catholic immigrants, and other undesirables. (“The feebleminded are notoriously prolific in reproduction,” Sanger reported in Woman and the New Race.) The question of racial differences was an obsession of Little’s that went well beyond his interest in eugenics and followed him to the end of his life; one of his later scientific works was “The Possible Relation of Genetics to Differences in Negro–White Mortality Rates from Cancer,” published in the 1960s.

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Are SWPL Kids Becoming Shorter?

18th June 2017

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It was reported two weeks ago that children who drank more milk were taller, but children who drank milk-alternatives like almond milk and soy milk were significantly shorter.

Who the hell gives their children almond or soy milk to drink? The answer is SWPLs. Stupid SWPLs who think that cholesterol is bad for their kids.

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3 Charged in Shooting at Chicago Playground; 2 Girls Injured

18th June 2017

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Thank God for those strict gun control laws in Chicago, or the place would be like Texas.

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How Amazon Crushed the Union Movement

17th June 2017

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Amazon.com, like many big businesses, isn’t a fan of labor unions. In contract negotiations, organized workers demand higher wages, layoffs by seniority and sometimes threaten to strike. Amazon has successfully fended off U.S. labor unions since its founding in 1994.

All the while Bezos and his top execs were donating tons of cash to the Democrats. Kind of shows you where their priorities lie.

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The London Fire and the Enduring Problem of Fighting High-Rise Infernos

17th June 2017

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THE FIRE THAT raged through a London apartment building on Wednesday night horrified engineers for more than its terrible human cost—at least 12 people died in the blaze at the 24-story tall Grenfell Tower, and London authorities expect to find more as they search the still-smoldering ruin. It was a disaster made even worse for its utter lack of unexpectedness. Residents had been warning about shoddy maintenance and smoking electrical equipment for at least four years.

But what investigators will have to figure out is exactly how the fire spread the way it did—because a fast-burning ignition that spreads from floor to floor of a tower block is exactly what modern building and fire codes are supposed to prevent. The mantra of high-rise fire protection is compartmentation, suppression, and evacuation, in that order. In London, the first two failed, but that’s unusual. It’s that third priority—getting out—that researchers around the world are still trying to solve.

This is why I would never live in a high-rise, and why I laugh at all of the ‘urban planners’ who think that ‘density’ is the answer to all our problems. Until we have the technology, uh, no thanks.

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Democrats Bring the Hate: Dem Consultant Creates #HuntRepublicanCongressmen in Response to Shooting

16th June 2017

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James Devine, a Democratic operative from New Jersey ,created a #HuntRepublicanCongressmen hashtag Thursday, one day after a gunman shot at Republican congressmen in Virginia and wounded Louisiana Rep. Steve Scalise.

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Dem Staffers Boo Trump at Congressional Baseball Game

16th June 2017

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So much for ‘unity’ and ‘bipartisanship’.

The problem with Democrats is that they get bigger and older but just never grow up.

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The Left Continues Fomenting Hatred

16th June 2017

The Other McCain draws back the curtain.

Really? Fusion.com exploits the fact that a black lesbian is a member of the Capitol Police force to label a wounded Republican congressman a “bigoted homophobe.”

Well, of course — he’s Republican, so of course he’s a bigot, of course he’s a homophobe, everyone knows that.

Has Steve Scalise, or any other GOP member of Congress, advocated a policy that would prohibit hiring of black people, women, or homosexuals as Capitol Police? No, that never happened, and so labeling Scalise a “bigoted homophobe” is merely a continuation of the anti-Republican rhetoric that inspired “passionate progressive” James Hodgkinson to open fire Wednesday morning.

In April, I called attention to how the Left has developed the habit of using “hate” as a synonym for Republican. This rhetorical tactic explains the mood of irrational fear and rage that has gripped so many on the Left since Donald Trump was elected President. There is nothing that separates the shooter Hodgkinson from the typical “progressive” blogger. Hodgkinson was part of the “Occupy” protests and denounced the “one percent” — the same kind of sentiment commonly espoused by Democrat politicians and their liberal media allies. Demonizing their opponents in this way has become standard operating procedure for the Left — “Pick the target, freeze it, personalize it, and polarize it,” to quote Saul Alinsky — and we should not be surprised when such tactics inspire criminal violence. As Rep. Rodney Davis said, this is “rhetorical terrorism.”

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Democrats Bring the Hate: Shots Fired at Truck With MAGA Flag on Indianapolis Freeway

16th June 2017

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And yet Trump is responsible for the Climate of Hate.

Women and Minorities Hardest Hit.

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Rabid Raccoon Charges Woman, She Holds Its Head Under Water Until Dead

16th June 2017

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We have the technology.

Let that be a lesson to us all.

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Blame the Shooter, Not the “Rhetoric”

15th June 2017

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When it comes to violence aimed at politicians, it turns out that Sen. Bernie Sanders, who is quick to blame “rhetoric” for gun attacks on politicians only when the perpetrator apparently disagrees with his ideology, isn’t the only hypocrite and fool.

In a house editorial that is stunning in its intellectual laziness and mendacity, The New York Times manages to tie the actions of sniper James Hodgkinson not simply to today’s over-the-top #NeverTrump #resistance rhetoric but to…Sarah Palin’s fictitious role in the 2011 shooting of Rep. Gabby Giffords and a dozen other people in a Tucson parking lot. Seriously:

It’s all about the Narrative, Larry.

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Václav Klaus: “The time has come to start preparing the exit of our country from the European Union”

15th June 2017

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People are starting to realize that putting your people under the thumb of trnasnational kleptocrats was a Bad Idea.

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The Left Has Raised America’s Political Temperature to the Boiling Point.

15th June 2017

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Democrats may be horrified by today’s attempted massacre of the GOP House baseball team by an avowed progressive, but their incendiary demands for “massive resistance” since November have been an open plea for the escalation of words into violent action. The daily repetition that President Trump is an illegitimate usurper who stole the election through collusion with foreign powers has been a hypnotic incantation in search of an Oswald: a siren call for an assassin.

We don’t have to look too hard to find extremist rhetoric from influential people whose appeals for violence are only partially veiled. In March, former attorney general Loretta Lynch made a brief video in which she called for people “who see our rights being assailed, being trampled on and even being rolled back” to follow the example of freedom fighters of the past. “They’ve marched, they’ve bled and yes, some of them died. This is hard. Every good thing is. We have done this before. We can do this again.” The Senate Democrats shared Lynch’s call for street action leading to bloody sacrifice on their Facebook page.

And yet Trump is the New Hitler.

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They Want Us Dead

14th June 2017

Gavin McInnes lays it out.

A Marxist professor at Syracuse University just called on lunatics to come and kill us. “We almost have the fascists on the run,” she said from her Twitter account, @danaleecloud, “come down to the federal building to finish them off.” By “fascists” she means people like you and me who oppose Sharia law, and by “finish them off” she likely means death. This is what Robert Spencer has been saying since he was poisoned. The left dehumanizes us with violent rhetoric so it will be easier to kill us. They don’t want to challenge our ideas. They want to end our lives, and they are willing to do it by any means necessary. I don’t think they care if it’s a mentally ill person or a jihadi who does the killing, as long as we’re taken out. They themselves say, “The only good fascist is a dead one,” and it’s going mainstream. Plays in the park depict long, drawn-out scenes of Trump being stabbed to death. Kathy Griffin holds the president’s severed head. Rap videos play out the assassination of Trump. In fact, the whole concept of assassination has been normalized by the mainstream media.

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Professor Called for House Republicans to Be ‘Lined Up and Shot’

14th June 2017

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Well. There it is. Bernie’s base are just doing what comes naturally.

And yet Trump is the New Hitler.

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Multimillionaire Oxford academic Brian Bellhouse Trampled to Death by Cows

14th June 2017

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Let that be a lesson to us all.

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EU Official: Migrants Still Pouring Into Europe, Only Now They Are Mainly Coming From Africa

14th June 2017

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Of course, we all want more Africans.

Look at what it did for the United States.

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Shooting at GOP Baseball Practice Latest in Pattern of Violence Against Republicans

14th June 2017

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Just in case you haven’t been paying attention.

And yet Trump is the New Hitler.

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Scalise Shooter ID’d as James Hodgkinson

14th June 2017

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The shooter was identified as 66-year-old James T. Hodgkinson, of Illinois, Fox News confirmed. President Trump said Hodgkinson died from his injuries.

Brooks said the gunman was using the dugout as cover and estimated the assailant got off 50-100 shots during the attack on the 15-25 people gathered at the field

I predict that the shooter was not a Republican.

UPDATE: Apparently a Berni Bro.

Watch the Usual Suspects blame Trump and Rush Limbaugh, and maybe George W. Bush.

 

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Scalise Among Shooting Victims at GOP Baseball Practice

14th June 2017

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The shooting occurred just after 7 a.m. at a baseball diamond in Alexandria, Va., several miles from the U.S. Capitol. Five individuals were taken to local hospitals, according to the Alexandria chief of police. Congressional staffers and members of Scalise’s security detail may also have been shot, according to reports, though exact details were not immediately clear.

Several members who left practice before the shooting reported to police that they encountered a man while leaving who asked whether it was Republicans or Democrats at the practice. They were unsure whether the same man was the shooter.

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What Is Dennis Rodman Doing In North Korea?

13th June 2017

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Thugs of a feather flock together.

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A Tale of Two Campuses

13th June 2017

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Professor James Otteson is a scholar in the classical-liberal tradition. He now teaches at Wake Forest and heads the Center for the Study of Capitalism there. He wanted to create a new center on campus devoted to the study of human happiness, one that would bring together philosophers, economists, political scientists, and anyone else who might have something to say about the kinds of institutions that are conducive to human flourishing. The planning for that was utterly uneventful — until Otteson landed a $3.7 million grant from the Koch Foundation. Then all hell broke loose, with leftists on the faculty going berserk over the prospect of some Koch money funding the Eudaimonia Institute, as it is called. An ugly spectacle indeed, with professors acting like petulant children.

This is why we can’t ever have any nice things.

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Mexico Soccer Fans Boo National Anthem; U.S. Media More Concerned about Homophobic Slurs

13th June 2017

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It’s all about the Narrative, Larry.

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Gay Pride = Hate Republicans?

12th June 2017

The Other McCain points out the hypocrisy inherent in the Narrative.

This year’s Los Angeles Pride Parade was turned into an anti-Republican political protest, from which gay Republicans were banned. It’s rather difficult to explain the logic of this, given that Trump was the most pro-LGBT Republican ever nominated for president, and his most prominent supporters include gay billionaire Peter Thiel. If you look at exit polls, you discover that Republicans get more votes from the gay community than they do from the black community, and why? Two reasons:
1. Capitalism;
and
2. Patriotism.
If you love economic freedom, and you’re proud to be an American, obviously you should vote Republican. Does being gay require you to vote for the Democrat Party’s socialist anti-American agenda? No, and many gay people are smart enough to figure this out. Heck, at the 2012 GOP convention in Tampa, I watched Mitt Romney’s acceptance speech from a private luxury suite — with free beer — thanks to a lesbian friend who happened to be lobbyist for the coal industry. Who says that so-called “social issues” are more important than basic economics? Democrats. And who believes that supporting America’s enemies is good for gay people? Democrats. The Orlando massacre was committed by a terrorist who declared his loyalty to America’s enemies.

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Prog Kabbalah

12th June 2017

ZMan turns over a rock.

There’s a tendency to assign logical motivations to the Progs. This piece in the American Conservative where I spotted the Loh op-ed does exactly that. It just assumes the good professor is using this tragedy as an excuse to crack down on dissent, as if any exists on the college campus. The headline even accepts the Prog mysticism about “:hate” being a lesser demon that walks among us, looking for a suitable host. The reality is, the Cult of Modern Liberalism is a mystery cult now. It is a religion.

The other day, Al Gore claimed he was told by God to fight global warming, and make a billion dollars doing it. It is tempting to write it off as a cynical ploy, but all the facts in support of his claim have been there for a while. Climate change is an apocalyptic nature cult. Al Gore had a nervous breakdown during, or soon after, the 2000 election and came back from it believing he was a prophet sent to redeem mankind. He’s not the first guy to snap and develop a messiah complex. He’s now the Ezekiel of climate change.

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FALN Terrorist Leader Welcomed as Hero at The Puerto Rican Day Parade

11th June 2017

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A reminder that one needn’t be a Muslim to be a terrorist … although the correlation is pretty close.

There is no crime so heinous that some group in America won’t celebrate it.

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Playing Tax Collector for the Welfare State Didn’t Win British Tories Voters

9th June 2017

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Plenty of people love government welfare when it seems like someone else will pay for their benefits. The problem with that, as Margaret Thatcher famously pointed out, is that eventually you run out of other people’s money. And when that happens, the state goes after your money – because a government that is powerful enough to give you everything you want is also powerful enough to take away everything you’ve got.

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Cuban Libertarians Accused of ‘Disturbing Public Order’ for Holding Quiet Hunger Strike at Home

8th June 2017

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My, what a surprise. Aren’t you surprised? I’m sure surprised.

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#BlackLiesMatter: Intercept Reporter Who Made 8 Bomb Threats at Jewish Centers to Plead Guilty

8th June 2017

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A former left-wing reporter for The Intercept is set to plead guilty to cyber-stalking charges after making eight bomb threats against Jewish Community Centers across the U.S., prosecutors said Tuesday.

Juan Thompson, who will appear in court on June 12, had tried to deny the charges in April soon after his arrest, claiming he was being framed because he was black, Reuters reported.Thompson reportedly made the threats in an elaborate plot to take revenge on his Jewish ex-girlfriend.

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How The Intercept Outed Reality Winner

8th June 2017

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(I’m sorry, but that still sounds like the name of a racehorse. ‘Reality Winner out of Hillary Clinton by Bernie Sanders’)

Today, The Intercept released documents on election tampering from an NSA leaker. Later, the arrest warrant request for an NSA contractor named “Reality Winner” was published, showing how they tracked her down because she had printed out the documents and sent them to The Intercept. The document posted by the Intercept isn’t the original PDF file, but a PDF containing the pictures of the printed version that was then later scanned in.

The problem is that most new printers print nearly invisibly yellow dots that track down exactly when and where documents, any document, is printed. Because the NSA logs all printing jobs on its printers, it can use this to match up precisely who printed the document.

I’ll bet you didn’t know that.

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United Airlines Staff Brawl With Violinist in ‘Wrestling Match’ After Insistence She Check Her Instrument

8th June 2017

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For the small fraternity of people who make their living coaxing musical notes out of vulnerable pieces of wood and metal, few things are more terrifying than seeing an expensive, defenceless instrument disappear on that little conveyor belt at the airport.

Horror stories abound. A musician checked his $45,000, 75-year-old cello, which airport workers promptly placed beneath somebody’s golf clubs, snapping its neck. A noted German soloist said airport workers roughed up his cello case. After his flight, he found his $20,000 bow broken in half. A Florida State University music student on a flight to Tallahassee found splinters of wood where her cello used to be.

Those stories and many, many more have converged into an unwritten musician’s rule: Never trust an airline with your instrument.

Anybody who flies United is an idiot and deserves the fruits of idiocy.

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Cop Breaks 17-Year-Old Girl’s Jaw at Library, Lawsuit Alleges

7th June 2017

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Judging from the supplied photo, both the cop and the perp were black, and her mother outweighs both of them together.

Where is BlackLivesMatter when black lives really matter?

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