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Why Hillary Clinton´s past is
fair game in presidential race

Washington Examiner [DC], by Byron York

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 2/18/2014 1:30:52 AM

There´s a debate going on about Hillary Clinton´s past. If she runs for president in 2016, should Republicans reach back to the scandals of her years as First Lady? Or should they focus on more recent times, especially her tenure as Secretary of State, to build a case against her? The GOP doesn´t have to choose. Of course Clinton´s recent experiences are relevant to a presidential run. But so are her actions in the 90s, the 80s and even the 70s. It´s not ancient history; it reveals something about who Clinton was and still is. And re-examining her past is entirely consistent with practices in recent campaigns. In the 2012 presidential race,

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The only reason this discussion is going on "now" is that PIAPS wants the LSM to get this off their list of her failures as a person and politician. By doing so, the LSM will claim that this is old news, or depending on how hard Hillary has the screws on them, ignore it and blame the GOP.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: CharlyG, 2/18/2014 1:44:14 AM     (No. 9736556)

Is Byron York Capt Obvious?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: alpha91c, 2/18/2014 1:46:52 AM     (No. 9736557)

According to GOP leadership, her past is NOT fair game. It is off limits and to mention it would be counter productive.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: The Advocate, 2/18/2014 2:26:11 AM     (No. 9736563)

Great summary of Hilary´s criminal past and how she skated at every turn.
Benghazi is her defining moment. The Ghosts of Benghazi hover over Banquos feast.
York summarraizes the fraud that is Hillary.
The younger voters need to know about Lady Macbeth and her sexual predator husband.
Now that Bill is older -his bent Peyronie member and sexual assaults are especially repulsive.
The good economy during the 90s was in spite of Bill and Hillarycare-they have Newt Gingrich and John Kasich to thank for Balenced Budgets!
Americans MUST stand p to these Looters.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Doc Obiwan, 2/18/2014 2:42:09 AM     (No. 9736567)

That cattle futures story? Totally false.

At that time, the WSJ didn´t provide futures prices or information. Hillary physically could NOT have done her picking from the Journal. Nor could anyone else.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: globalwarmer, 2/18/2014 3:35:15 AM     (No. 9736576)

Hildebeast is getting started early on the public inoculations. Very Clintonesque.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Timber Queen, 2/18/2014 3:55:51 AM     (No. 9736581)

#2 - Spot on. The Republican Party establishment will not allow Hillary!´s past or low character traits to be exposed any more than they allowed the vetting of Obama, despite the wild speculations and lies disseminated by the commie old media about GOP candidates.

Why?

It is becoming increasingly obvious that it is because the Republican old guard loves gigantic government and the perks that come with it. They are more than happy to continue as the junior partners in the Cartel Party. They will pretend that their concern is about the botched impeachment of Bill. They will blame the evil “conservatives” for making them appear “mean spirited” in the public eye. IIRC, not one senator from either party bothered to look at the House evidence against the perjurer-in-chief so they could vote against impeachment with a “clear conscience”. The failed impeachment of Clinton is yet another legacy of the Grand Old Progressives.

Karl and Rovettes will continue to defend the feckless "Stupid Party" with meaningless excuses for inaction based on numerical disadvantage, defense of the “ways things are done in Washington,” our-team verses their-team cheer leading, and guilt trips to keep the “purists” down on the plantation.

They really need to get some new material.


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Reply 7 - Posted by: Janjan, 2/18/2014 6:48:15 AM     (No. 9736639)

The Republicans don´t know how to run a Presidential election. They are recycling the same consultants who hand out the same bad advice over and over. I think a lot of them are secretly liberals.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: RCFlyer98, 2/18/2014 7:00:55 AM     (No. 9736651)

For me, PIAPS past is very important and relevant now. The past pretty much tells us who a person is at the present time. Old addage, leopard´s spots don´t change. In addition, her past is as much relevant now, as "they" made out George Bush´s past, Romney´s past, Gingrich´s past, etc., etc. Fair game then? Fair game now.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: 3XALADY, 2/18/2014 7:17:42 AM     (No. 9736671)

Researchers dug around and found that Eagleton had a mental issue; GWB had a traffic ticket 40 (?) years ago; Laura Bush had had a traffic accident and someone was killed; Romney took a vacay with a dog in a cage on top of his car; Sarah - lordy, they were seriously digging through her trash to find something - anything on her. Other finds on the conservative side I´m sure I´ve forgotten about. Hilzilla´s history is much easier to dig through and there´s tons more of it. You bet your sweet bippy her past is fair game.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: TakeBackAmerica, 2/18/2014 7:18:53 AM     (No. 9736672)

America turning it´s back on O´s disgusting past simply to hand a negro the presidency (eligible or not; qualified or not) was a disgrace. That he, in turn, ended up implementing his plan to punish our republic for it´s "sins" against the DRAT underclass was the to-be expected result.

Republicans will be no better able to prevent another disaster--PIAPS--from taking over from Obama than they were at keeping him out in the first place.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Arby, 2/18/2014 7:26:51 AM     (No. 9736682)

I´d even include her college pictures, where she looks like a scheming hippie monster. Didn´t she write her thesis on Alinsky?

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Reply 12 - Posted by: pineledger, 2/18/2014 7:30:44 AM     (No. 9736690)

2016 will be 20 years since 1996. Some of the voters will not have any memory whatever of the despicable goings on in the Clinton White House.

A PIAPS presidency would be an Obama third term. That´s the reality of it.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: chillijilli, 2/18/2014 7:33:01 AM     (No. 9736692)

Hillary needs the single young woman demographic on her side, and that will be tough. They are especially sensitive to sexual exploitation and won´t think it´s funny or cool that a sexual predator could be on the loose in the WH. Additionally,they have grown accustomed to having what they perceive as a cool, metrosexual (one of their own) leading the country. Hillary will come across as a crotchety, screeching old lady who can hardly be seen to represent their interests.
I don´t think women unequivocally band together in the same way that some racial groups do.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: provide, 2/18/2014 7:55:24 AM     (No. 9736709)

Let´s not forget those two bag men in the W. H. basement that no one knew hired them.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: provide, 2/18/2014 7:58:14 AM     (No. 9736713)

Craig Livingstone.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Udanja99, 2/18/2014 7:59:24 AM     (No. 9736715)

Not mentioned by York, but just as important are the facts presented by Kathleen Willey in articles posted here yesterday. Killary IS the war on women.

Next, let´s revisit Vince Foster and Ron Brown.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Freeloader, 2/18/2014 8:01:41 AM     (No. 9736721)

Hillary in 2016?......."Do you really want Bill as your First Lady?"

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Catherine, 2/18/2014 8:08:36 AM     (No. 9736726)

They went way back on Romney. Didn´t he have to apologize to some bozo he ´bullied´ in high school. And what about the dog on the roof of the car? So anything in PIAPS´ past should be open, and fair fame.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: mathman, 2/18/2014 8:13:07 AM     (No. 9736732)

Hillary cannot be touched. The Dems and the RINOs will see to it. Rove and his ilk worship big government and high taxes. We cannot get rid of Boehner and McConnell except by starving them (no contributions) and un-electing them.
See Rush for details.


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Reply 20 - Posted by: steveW, 2/18/2014 8:24:38 AM     (No. 9736741)

Miss Hillary deserves to be president because she won´t have PMS in the White House. Go for it, Enemedia.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Grace Veritas, 2/18/2014 8:26:59 AM     (No. 9736745)

She´s a Dem - and that means the past does not matter, at this point. Not for her, or Ted "Splash" Kennedy, or Robert "Sheets" Byrd, or Barack Obama, Man of Mystery.

Republicans are another matter, even the neutered, get-along kind. For them, the ancient past matters, real and fictional, down to dog crates on cars and pubic hairs on coke cans.

That´s the lay of the land, until our side finds the nerve to refuse to play by those rules.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: yo-yo, 2/18/2014 8:27:21 AM     (No. 9736746)

Billy Dale, nuff said!

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Avogadra, 2/18/2014 8:42:15 AM     (No. 9736771)

During most of the years that the Clinton administration was giving us an outrage a day, Lucianne.com wasn´t there. Drudge wasn´t there. Downloading information about Monica Lewinsky from the internet took hours, if your connection lasted. Rush Limbaugh, the American Spectator and National Review were about it as far as opposition information.

It´s now 2014. This time, the public refuses to just "move on" from Benghazi. Perhaps it is reasonable to believe that the little blue dress has not finished influencing the American political scene.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Felixcat, 2/18/2014 8:53:31 AM     (No. 9736781)

Did anyone catch Lou Dobbs last night? He had as guests Ed Rollins and a woman form one of the Tea Party groups discussing the 2016 campaign and waht can or cannot be said about Hillary, etc. Lou was pretty harsh on the Tea Party woman because some of thier candidates didn´t do well in 2010. But then again, the RNC sanctioned candidate for Prez wasn´t successful either. It would appear that a male candidate who says something stupid about rape is much worse than the supposedly most intelligent woman with all those years of public service always saying: I don´t recall, I don´t remember, What difference, at this point, does it make?

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Reply 25 - Posted by: bighambone, 2/18/2014 9:01:06 AM     (No. 9736793)

The establishment Republicans are right now a cautious Democrat lite party who must time their most controversial actions, like another amnesty very carefully, and certainly not pass anything like that which is bound to hand the liberal Democrats tens of millions of new foreign born voters in the years ahead during the run up to an election, which would turn off a good percentage of their thought to be reliable conservative voters. Any of this sound familiar to what is going on now?

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Reply 26 - Posted by: Boneshaker, 2/18/2014 9:14:12 AM     (No. 9736818)

Remember the Clinton´s Mantra:

"It´s time to move on and end the politics of personal destruction."

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Adam, 2/18/2014 9:18:21 AM     (No. 9736826)

Repubs are wimps. Wont´ bring it up. Only hope for this stuff getting out is if Hillary is primaried. A Dem will have guts enough to do it. What a pathetic state of affairs.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: saucy, 2/18/2014 9:27:18 AM     (No. 9736834)

HilLIARy began her legal career ethically challenged - she was fired from Nixon´s Watergate legal team.
From cheating (payoffs) in second campaign in Arkansas it´s been downhill ever since.

Their govenrning mantra (because EVERYTHING they do is illegal) is:
Delay, Deny and Destroy.

...add murder to that too.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: Tall Oak, 2/18/2014 9:45:08 AM     (No. 9736864)

The simple truth: We are not allowed to adopt the rules used by the liberals because no one expects them to have any honor. You can´t lose the respect that you never had.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: smcchk, 2/18/2014 9:48:52 AM     (No. 9736867)

Talking about Hillary´s involvement in the smearing of Bill´s women is fair game. Dragging the sins of Bill into it is pointless. Trying to say that Hillary should have known sounds dumb. Don´t even mention Bill´s name, ever. Focus entirely on Hillary and ask why she chose to smear and malign women who "her husband" (do not say Bill´s name) harassed? The Dems will be begging the GOP to talk about Bill, as he is good PR for Hillary. He should only be known as "the husband."

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Reply 31 - Posted by: Heraclitus, 2/18/2014 9:50:15 AM     (No. 9736868)

Yes, #26, and the origin of moveon-dot-org.

Yes, #11, she did write her Wellesley thesis on Alinsky, and as far as i know, it is still kept firmly locked away. one justly wonders what´s in that work product...

There are of course new voters. But there are also old voters, old, uninformed, incurious, shallow thinking voters. Also there are old voters who simply don´t remember.

The uninformed of any age are easy prey for the propaganda masters who are --it is sad to say-- VERY effective in their messaging.

Do we expect the late-night comedy shows which are "news" sources for the young and dumb will excoriate her like they do every Republican, every Conservative?



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Reply 32 - Posted by: RedWhiteBlue, 2/18/2014 10:02:48 AM     (No. 9736884)

Remember when Stogie Clinton said that we get two for th price of one???? Do we really want to see the ghost of Clinton past lurking in the halls of the White House again preying on the next batch of young meat? And then to see that waddling beast walking around cussing and spitting and getting drunk and falling down and ????

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Reply 33 - Posted by: starboard, 2/18/2014 10:40:44 AM     (No. 9736953)

#7 I totally agree.

We need another Lee Atwater type of leader running things in the GOP.

Right now, Kurt Gowdy is a breath of fresh air and has somewhat assumed the role of fearless leader.

What we don´t need are a bunch of pansies trying to get face time and saying nothing. The GOP needs to learn how to attack and win a point, and make sure they get the last word. When liberals make false and untrue statements, it´s been the norm that the Republican counterpart usually sits there like a doofus rather than refute the statement. Instead they should say. Can you back that statement up with facts? Can you prove that accusation? Do you have names, dates and times regarding that? Checkmate! They can´t. The Dems and their cohorts are all liars and are proud of it.

Why the GOP doesn´t train their people better is something I´ve never understood. The Dems make sure their minions have talking points everyday included with their cup of Kool Aid.

Yes, Hillary, past and present, is fair game and anyone who thinks otherwise should get out of politics.

Tonight Megyn Kelly is doing an interview with Kathleen Willey. I have no doubt it will be good.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: peterfleming, 2/18/2014 10:56:36 AM     (No. 9736976)

Mild mannered Byron York, has the timidity to ask whether we should look into the past of evil Evita if she runs for president.
He recites a few not shocking incidents, then in a last paragraph, states, "Finally, there is Monica Lewinsky",
like that´s all there is.
Finally, schminally, there were dozens of other women,
Monica being the first one widely outed. And a boatload
of scams that would take HOURS to retell in detail, along with the giant Bill and Hilary co president Body Count List, that is as appalling and totally shocking as war time genocide, that includes burning to death a large family of adults and children in Waco, Texas.
And that is just for starters on a long, chilling list of reckless law breakings far greater than Bonnie & Clyde.

Byron York, of Fox TV, may also be on the notorious bill and Hilary Clinton Foundation payroll !

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Reply 35 - Posted by: joeyinempirestate, 2/18/2014 11:01:28 AM     (No. 9736984)

She used her Senate seat as a springboard for bigger and better things and accomplished little else, the Middle East became radicalized on her watch as SOS, and that´s her record, not Bill´s.

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Reply 36 - Posted by: chicodon, 2/18/2014 12:08:56 PM     (No. 9737088)

I say go back even further. From Hillary´s 1969 commencement address at Wellesley...

"Many of the issues that I´ve mentioned -- those of sharing power and responsibility, those of assuming power and responsibility have been general concerns on campuses throughout the world. But underlying those concerns there is a theme, a theme which is so trite and so old because the words are so familiar. It talks about integrity and trust and respect."

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Reply 37 - Posted by: rplat, 2/18/2014 12:16:36 PM     (No. 9737107)

It doesn´t surprise me that she and the rest of the left would rather not talk about her past but it is absolutely relevant and necessary. The past behavior of a person reflects on their character, honesty, trustworthiness, their potential for leadership positions and their honor. Of course they´d rather not talk about her past . . . neither would I if I were she.

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Reply 38 - Posted by: starboard, 2/18/2014 12:31:18 PM     (No. 9737125)

Sorry to get the first name of Trey Gowdy wrong. I´ve been watching a lot of sports lately.

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Reply 39 - Posted by: Penney, 2/18/2014 1:35:13 PM     (No. 9737247)

Voters need all the factual information they can get BEFORE elections about both political candidates AND public policies. ...Lately we have been getting neither vetted & reported by the media and look at the resulting current political, economic and security failures!!! -YIKES!!!
Remember, the dem party propelled unknown 0bama to the top of their statist block-vote ticket and look how that flim/flam came out!

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Reply 40 - Posted by: An Afternoon Walk, 2/18/2014 2:04:19 PM     (No. 9737291)

Tell the truth and tell it often.

My vote will go to the truth tellers and the courageous and the doers.

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Reply 41 - Posted by: caddyjak, 2/18/2014 2:15:48 PM     (No. 9737313)

Lots of good stuff under the MSM surface like the black Clinton son and those five little black grandbabies..

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Reply 42 - Posted by: envirodude, 2/18/2014 5:23:08 PM     (No. 9737530)

The Clintons were neophytes compared to the fascist in DC now.



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Reply 43 - Posted by: MMC, 2/18/2014 7:14:12 PM     (No. 9737644)

Rose Law Firm billing records..
Human Abedin
Vince Foster
Cattle Futures
Benghazi
Benghazi
Benghazi
Benghazi

Death and destruction is her name.

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Reply 44 - Posted by: billkoch, 2/18/2014 7:37:07 PM     (No. 9737660)

We did not know much about o´s past and look what is happening to our country. Can we afford another president whose background is not fully known?

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Reply 45 - Posted by: Ida Lil, 2/18/2014 7:54:48 PM     (No. 9737674)

Take Hillary down via her own incomptence and unfitness to be president and the sins of Bill won´t be needed.
Everytime personal insults are tossed around she she wins and from the photo I saw on another site yesterday they are not needed. She can´t stand in front of the mirror on the wall without showing what she has become.
It´s to bad the GOP haters on this thread don´t form a party and try to go it alone instead of sitting on their voting hands.

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Reply 46 - Posted by: web, 2/18/2014 8:00:05 PM     (No. 9737675)

Uhhhhhh.... because there is no Statute Of Limitations for murder? (Crimes that are considered exceptionally heinous by society have no statute of limitations) If we had a real media in this country, both Hitlery and BJ would be in Leavenworth... but from what I´ve seen over the years, real investigative journalists have a very short lifespan.

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New York Times, by Ismail Khan & Declan Walsh    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/16/2014 5:33:00 PM     Post Reply
Peshawar , Pakistan — The Pakistani Taliban said Wednesday that they were ending a six-week-old ceasefire but would continue peace talks with the Pakistani government. In a statement emailed to journalists, the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan, as the group is formally known, accused the military of torturing prisoners and killing 50 militants during the ceasefire. In a statement emailed to journalists, the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan, as the group is formally known, accused the military of torturing prisoners and killing 50 militants during the ceasefire. “The T.T.P. showed restraint and patience over the ongoing operations,” said the spokesman, Shahidullah Shahid, in reference to the Pakistani military. “But the government failed to take

Court Deportations Drop
43 Percent in Last Five Years
New York Times, by Julia Preston    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/16/2014 5:04:45 PM     Post Reply
New deportation cases brought by the Obama administration in the nation’s immigration courts have been declining steadily since 2009 and judges have increasingly ruled against deportations, leading to a 43 percent drop in the number of deportations through the courts in the last five years, according to Justice Department statistics released on Wednesday. (Snip) The statistics present a different picture of President Obama’s enforcement policies than the one painted by many immigrant advocates, who have assailed the president as the “deporter in chief” and accused him of rushing to reach a record of two million deportations.

Knife found in enchilada at Calif. airport
Associated Press, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/16/2014 4:59:04 PM     Post Reply
Sonoma, Calif. – A woman is facing a possible fine after federal officials say they found a knife inside an enchilada in her bag during security screening at a Northern California airport. Transportation Security Administration spokesman Nico Melendez says the 8 and a-half inch long blade was found Monday at the Charles M. Schulz-Sonoma County Airport. The passenger, who has not been identified, said she made the enchilada over the weekend, and didn´t know how the knife got into the bag. She was questioned by Sonoma County Sheriff´s deputies, but then cleared to board her flight. Melendez says the TSA



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Oscars ridicule: ‘I was bullied.’

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Washington Post, by Soroya Nadia McDonald    Original Article
Posted By: MissMolly- 4/18/2014 5:02:40 AM     Post Reply
After presenting at the Academy Awards this year, Kim Novak didn’t want to leave her house. The Hitchcock screen siren, 81, was too humiliated to venture from her home near the Rogue River in Oregon. She read the cruel posts and Internet snark about her appearance, and it was just too much. “It got to me like it gets kids and teenagers,” she told the Associated Press. The “Vertigo” actress, considered one of the great beauties in her day, posted a note on her Facebook wall Thursday, acknowledging that she’d gotten fat injections in her face and addressing her halted

Analysis: Obama Celebrates
Eight Million ´Enrollments,´
Again Declares Debate ´Over´

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Townhall, by Guy Benson    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/17/2014 8:56:28 PM     Post Reply
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The Folly Of The Bundy Ranch Rebellion
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The Federalist, by Grace Olmstead    Original Article
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It’s the stuff of Westerns: a showdown on the desert plains, the big bad government against an underdog farmer. Though the story has only grabbed national headlines in the past several days, rancher Cliven Bundy has illegally grazed cattle on the Nevada land surrounding his farm for over 20 years. He hasn’t paid grazing fees since 1993, and refuses to renew the necessary grazing permit.(Snip)Rather than using the avenues and pathways presented to him, Bundy has staunchly declared his own law and allegiances. Unfortunately, reality doesn’t work this way. If only it did—we could rebel for paying stupid taxes, refuse to

Students Demand Acknowledgement of
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Breitbart´s Big Government, by AWR Hawkins    Original Article
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A group of seven multiracial Washington and Lee University (W&L) students are demanding the school remove all Confederate flags from campus and "acknowledge" General Robert E. Lee´s "dishonorable side." According to the Roanoke Times, "seven multiracial students, calling themselves ´The Committee,´" have also demanded the school "acknowledge and apologize for participating in chattel slavery." They want recognition of "Martin Luther King Jr. Day on the undergraduate campus" and an end to "neo-Confederates" marching across campus "to the Lee Chapel on Lee-Jackson Day." The students say they will "engage in civil disobedience" if their demands are not met by September 1st. They added: "The

Michelle Obama Riverdances
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Breitbart Big Peace, by Tom Fitton    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/17/2014 6:45:16 AM     Post Reply
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Pelosi assists in Holy Week
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San Francisco Chronicle, by Staff    Original Article
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To "honor the dignity and work of immigrants," Democratic House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi helps Bishop Marc Andrus wash the feet of two children Thursday at Saint John the Evangelist Episcopal Church in San Francisco. Pelosi also used the occasion to talk about passing HR15 - bipartisan immigration legislation that her office says would "reduce the deficit by nearly $1 trillion, secure our borders, unite our families, protect our workers and provide an earned pathway to citizenship." The Democratic leader´s ceremony coincides with Pope Francis´ similar ceremony in Rome to mark Holy Week.

Deadbeat on the Range
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New York Times, by Timothy Eagan    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 4/18/2014 3:52:52 PM     Post Reply
Imagine a vendor on the National Mall, selling burgers and dogs, who hasn’t paid his rent in 20 years. He refuses to recognize his landlord, the National Park Service, as a legitimate authority. Every court has ruled against him, and fines have piled up. What’s more, the effluents from his food cart are having a detrimental effect on the spring grass in the capital. Would an armed posse come to his defense, aiming their guns at the park police? Would the lawbreaker get prime airtime on Fox News, breathless updates in the Drudge Report, a sympathetic ear from Tea Party Republicans?

Illinois Dems to offer $100 million in
taxpayer money to lure Obama library site

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Investor´s Business Daily, by Andrew Malcolm    Original Article
Posted By: SurferLad- 4/18/2014 9:15:50 AM     Post Reply
First, the good news: We are close enough to the end of the Obama presidency for his crowd to talk about a presidential library. Now, the bad news: Obama´s retirement is still 1,008 days distant. Plenty of time though to round up the dough to build it somewhere. Figure they need Solyndra-style money, at least $500 million. The last two presidents – Bill Clinton and George W. Bush -- built their legacy edifices totally with private money. [Snip] However, Obama supporters have a different take. They think taxpayers should put up $100 million in public money for Obama´s library.

Every Media Outlet: Hillary
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Mediaite, by Tina Nguyen    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/18/2014 10:34:40 AM     Post Reply
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Glen Campbell has been
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People Magazine, by Gilliam Telling    Original Article
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Even Hillary Clinton Isn’t Sure What
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PJ Media, by Stephen Kruiser    Original Article
Posted By: StormCnter- 4/18/2014 4:33:53 AM     Post Reply
The first step is admitting… It was a simple question to someone accustomed to much tougher ones: What was her proudest achievement as secretary of state? But for a moment, Hillary Rodham Clinton, appearing recently before a friendly audience at a women’s forum in Manhattan, seemed flustered.(Snip)So…no definitive successes and some clear-cut failures. And that’s the generous New York Times assessment. The Democrat fantasy story about Mrs. Clinton paints her as strong and accomplished on her own. In reality, this is a woman who is professionally defined almost entirely by two men in her life, both of whom happen to have

Those ‘rogue’ agents
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New York Post, by Editorial    Original Article
Posted By: StormCnter- 4/18/2014 4:37:07 AM     Post Reply
Remember when Lois Lerner, in answering a planted question at an American Bar Association conference, admitted the IRS had targeted conservative groups but tried to pass it off as the work of rogue agents — “our line people in Cincinnati”? Today we know there were indeed federal agents involved. But they weren’t rogue, and they weren’t confined to IRS workers in Cincinnati. Thanks to a Freedom of Information request by Judicial Watch, we now have an e-mail Lerner sent to colleagues noting the Department of Justice was looking into criminal prosecutions of these tax-exempt groups. We know something else, too. These investigations


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