A Wisconsin public school teacher alleged on a recent post to her blog that her 5-, 6- and 7-year-old students are a group of promising future political cartoonists. Oh yeah, and they all hate anti-union Governor Scott Walker — but the teacher has no idea where that came from.
Judge, jury and executioner were the roles played by one DeLand, Fla., police officer as a suspect fled on foot in May before being mowed down by a police cruiser.
Last week, President Barack Obama commemorated the five-year anniversary of the Nation’s economic dive in a White House speech that managed to excoriate his party opposition on the same day that a crazy man was killing people in a Naval yard only a few miles away.
Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) has predicted that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) would inevitably figure out a way to strike a Republican-backed amendment that defunds Obamacare from the stopgap government funding bill it was to approve this month. This week, Cruz will likely get to watch that scenario play out.
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President Barack Obama and Capitol Hill Democrats spent much of Friday freaking out about the House approval of a bill to temporarily fund the government and strip funding for the 2010 Federal health care law known as Obamacare. Here’s a rundown of some of the Democrats’ greatest hits: Ashamed Representative Jim Moran (D-Va.): “I used […]
Some crazy kid named Robert Van Tuinen, a student at Modesto Junior College (MJC) in California’s Central Valley, thought it would be appropriate to commemorate Constitution Day on Sept. 17 by passing out free copies of our Nation’s founding document to fellow students walking around the campus. It didn’t go so well. Nice try, kid. […]
On Friday, Sacramento, Calif., Democratic Party communications director Allan Brauer told an aide to Senator Ted Cruz (R., Tex.) via Twitter that he hoped her children “die from debilitating, painful and incurable diseases.” The exchange occurred after Cruz aide Amanda Carpenter tweeted: “GOP beat gun control, changed Obama’s mind on Syria, is holding the line […]
Geneva – At the 24th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council on Friday, six major privacy NGOs, including the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), warned nations of the urgent need comply with international human rights law to protect their citizens from the dangers posed by mass digital surveillance. The groups launched the “International Principles […]
Here is a collection of some of the stories making the Internet rounds this morning. Click the links for the full stories.