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Transgender folks in the military — this is what the slippery slope looks like

Obama planted a poison pill when he put transgender folks in the military. Republicans should discharge them, instead of quibbling about surgery. Two interesting headlines about transgender people in the military. The first comes from Gateway Pundit: The second is at Truth Revolt: Here’s the short story: Republicans tried to stop

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The Bookworm Beat 10/18/16 — the “Hillary sex scandal” edition and open thread

Hillary is a sex fiend who sleeps with anything that moves.  You may want to bleach your eyeballs after reading the following words, but here they are: Hillary Clinton is a secret sex freak who paid fixers to set up illicit romps with both men AND women! That’s the blockbuster revelation

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[VIDEO] Bill Whittle on the rot at the heart of American politics

I always enjoy Bill Whittle’s videos.  He has a knack for describing social and political issues with tremendous clarity.  I’m convinced that ordinary Progressives (not the True Believers, but the knee-jerk voters), would change their views if they would make themselves watch a steady diet of Bill Whittle and Prager University videos. This

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Even with a majority, it’s likely that Republicans will be too afraid to impeach America’s first black president

Barack Obama’s lawlessness has become so obvious that even intellectually honest folks on the Left are sitting up and taking notice: George Washington University law professor Jonathan Turley, a frequent guest of Keith Olbermann and Rachel Maddow during the Bush years, described the situation in severe terms. “I really have

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Same old, same old, which I enliven with predictions for the next twelve months *UPDATED*

Here’s an old joke: An established comedian invited a friend to join him at a very exclusive “comedian’s club.”  The guest instantly noticed something peculiar.  In the main room, a person would periodically stand up and shout out a number.  “57,” one would say, and a few people in the

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Los Angeles Times decides what’s true and what’s false when it comes to climate change and Obamacare

For at least a couple of hundred years in America, the “letters to the editor” section of any newspaper has been the one place where people can express views opposing a newspaper’s editorial content.  Newspapers felt sufficiently strong in their viewpoints that they figured that a few crackpot letters wouldn’t

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The House’s refusal to fund Obamacare is entirely constitutional — and James Madison personally approves this message

My stock response to all those liberal Facebook friends who have insisted that the House is “unconstitutionally” holding Obamacare hostage, is that the Founders named it the “House of Representatives” and gave it the power of the purse for a reason. The House’s members serve for much shorter terms than

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