August 1, 2015

Geologists warn Congress that Washington, D.C., is sinking into the muck

Here's another thing for Congress to worry about. Washington is sinking, and not for political reasons. Geologists now claim that the land around the nation's capital "is sinking rapidly" and that the city of Washington, could drop by six or more inches in the future. The area is sinking faster ...

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Eight-Year-Old Child Clings to Car As Mother Reportedly Drunkenly Drives Away

"She didn't stop or look down."

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Feds: Action taken to fix mistakenly awarded work permits

HOUSTON (AP) - The U.S. Justice Department says problems have been fixed that led to about 2,100 work permits being mistakenly awarded under President Barack Obama's executive immigration action after a federal judge in Texas had put the plan on hold.

Prosecutors detailed the corrective action in court documents filed ...

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Killing Fields: Baltimore Ties Record For City's Deadliest Month Despite 275,000 Fewer Residents

Murder rate 4 times higher than Chicago

Via: The Daily Caller

Watch How Police Treat College Students Protesting Hillary Clinton

"Get on board or get out of the way."

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Clinton aide and confidante was overpayed at State Dept.

(Paul Mirengoff) State Department investigators have concluded that Huma Abedin, one of Hillary Clinton's closest aides, was overpaid by nearly $10,000 while working at the State Department, the Washington Post reports. The finding emerged publicly from letters sent by Sen. Charles Grassley to Secretary of State Kerry seeking more information about an investigation into possible criminal conduct by Abedin. The finding against Abedin, which she disputes, is that she was improperly paid

Source: Power Line

Eugene sex abuse trial set, but alleged victim not found

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) - A prosecutor says the sexual abuse trial against Oregon gay rights activist Terry Bean won't happen unless the alleged 17-year-old victim is found and subpoenaed.

Clackamas County Deputy District Attorney Scott Healy told The Register-Guard (http://is.gd/j9kkBI ) they don't know where the youth is.

The 66-year-old ...

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De Blasio's New York: Prestigious College Now Home To Pooping, Masturbating Vagrants

'Drug deals, public urination, defecation, masturbation in broad daylight'

Via: The Daily Caller

Obama Celebrates Birthday Exactly How You'd Think

Obama turns 54 on Tuesday.

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How Businesses Are Leveraging Public Data To Reach Target Audiences

data It's no secret that the growth of publicly available data, or open data, is more prevalent than ever. From government databases, such as those aggregated by Data.gov, to data made available via tools such as Google Places API — the public has access to an overwhelming amount of information. Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Congress Looks Underground for Cash

Legislators propose tapping the government's stockpile of crude.

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Ann Coulter: 'I want to be head of Trump's Homeland Security'

Should he win the 2016 election, business mogul and conservative firebrand Donald Trump already has one hopeful ready to take over his Homeland Security department — conservative TV and radio host Ann Coulter.

"I would like to be the head of Donald Trump's Homeland Security," Ms. Coulter said speaking at ...

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Here's How Much Bill and Hillary Clinton Made in Just Seven Years

"We've come a long way…"

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A Conversation With Michael Lopp, Pinterest's Head Of Engineering

lopp2 About a year ago, Michael Lopp joined Pinterest as the company's head of engineering — filling in the leadership of the engineering side next to co-founder Evan Sharp and CEO Ben Silbermann. Much of his role, since joining, has been to help teams at Pinterest, which consist of units of engineers, designers and product managers, mesh and work well together. Lopp comes from both… Read More

Source: TechCrunch

July 31, 2015

Did You Catch IRS Commissioner's Major Pledge Involving Religious Colleges That Reject Gay Marriage?

"The public would have plenty of notice and plenty of opportunity to comment."

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Latest Batch of Clinton E-Mails Shows Routine Work at State

Source: Bloomberg.com news

Horrific New Details About Three Year-Old Fatally Shot In DC

Police believe her brother was responsible

Via: The Daily Caller

Hollywood Actresses Rail Against Human Rights Group's Proposal to Legalize Prostitution

"The wholesale decriminalization of the sex industry, which in effect legalizes pimping, brothel owning and sex buying."

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MyTape Is A Video-Sharing App To Capture And See The World Around You

myTape 2 Meet MyTape, a brand new social app for iOS centered around video. On MyTape, you follow people, shoot videos and watch stuff around you. It's a sort of mash-up between Periscope and Frontback, and it will be interesting to see whether this new social app can find its audience. Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Free Beacon's Bill McMorris Joins Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Friends

Source: Washington Free Beacon

Winthrop tennis coach resigns due to immigration issues

ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) - Winthrop men's tennis coach Sergey Belov has resigned because of what the school said were issues with his immigration status.

Belov is a Russian citizen who earned his bachelor's and masters' degrees from Winthrop. In his only season, Belov led the Eagles to a Big ...

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'Game Of Thrones' Body Double Shows Off Some Serious Sideboob In New Instagram Photo

Rosie Mac has declared she's staying a virgin until marriage

Via: The Daily Caller

State Dept Releases Latest Batch of Hillary Clinton E-mails

Source: Bloomberg.com news

1000 Italian Rockers Gather to Play the Foo Fighters' Learn to Fly, Earn Concert

Source: Washington Free Beacon

'I Was in Shock': Mom's Racially Charged Confrontation With Stranger Caught on Video

"It's called free speech in America." 

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Hillary And Bernie Fight For Support At Private Union Meeting

'Personally, I love Bernie. But what we need is we need to win'

Via: The Daily Caller

Spontaneously Exploding Car Sunroofs That Sound 'Like a Bomb Going Off' — Here's What's Probably Causing It

"The car manufacturers are seeking cheaper parts."

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Early Apple Designer Susan Kare Joins Pinterest's Creative Team

susan kare pinterest Susan Kare, an early Apple designer behind some of the company's early typefaces and icons, has joined Pinterest. She'll be part of Pinterest's creative team as a product design lead, according to the company. Kare designed many of Apple's famous original icons, like the Lasso and Paint Bucket, and worked for Steve Jobs at NeXT as creative director. She's… Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Bill Otis's dissent

(Scott Johnson) The ferocious assault on law enforcement undertaken by Michelle Alexander, Ta-Nehisi Coates, and now the Obama administration culminates in the demand for "criminal justice reform." It is a cause that appears to be irresistible. Who can stand against "reform," especially "reform" in the name of racial equity? Heather Mac Donald can. Her invaluable work cannot be cited too often in this context. I quoted from one of Heather's City Journal

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Hillary Clinton Laughs When She Says 'I'm Going to Be the Small Business President'

Source: Washington Free Beacon

Judge to rule in November on Sumner County records lawsuit

GALLATIN, Tenn. (AP) - A judge will decide in November whether the Sumner County school district willfully violated the Tennessee Public Records Act when it did not respond to a request on the basis that it was made via email rather than in person.

According to the Tennessee Coalition for ...

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On What Would Be His 103rd Birthday, One Economist's Dire Prediction Comes True

The Eurozone disaster, in just one paragraph

Via: The Daily Caller

Mom's Primal 2 a.m. Reaction to Finding Intruder Between Her Husband and Son's Rooms Results in Blood Samples for Police

"This was Mama Bear."

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The Rules of Campaign Cash

Presidential elections cost a lot of money, and recent changes in the law have made it hard to keep track of all the various ways campaigns are funded. The 2012 presidential election cost $2.6 billion, according to estimates by the Center for Responsive Politics. Here's how money is raised by candidates, parties and groups that want to influence the election:

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Watch This Perfect Shot From Special Golf Talent Paige Spirinac

Paige Spirinac, the former San Diego State golfer who is expected to take the LPGA by storm, continued to prove to the world this week that she is a special talent.

Source: Washington Free Beacon

With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility – Please, No More Comic Book Movies

Thor needs to bring his hammer of the gods down hard on whoever keeps greenlighting these pictures.

Via: The Daily Caller

Here's What Happened When a Supposedly Atheist 'Daily Show' Correspondent Questioned a Pastor About Contentious Anti-Discrimination Ordinance

"A plague of locusts."

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Google Rejects French Watchdog Demand For Global Privacy Delistings

google sign Google said "non." In a blog post, Global Privacy Counsel Peter Fleischer explained why Google wouldn't comply with the French data protection watchdog demands. The CNIL wanted the American company to widen its implementation of the so-called European 'right to be forgotten.' In its current implementation, Google only delists results from the Google.fr subdomain,… Read More

Source: TechCrunch

AP U.S. History framework remains flawed; college board needs competition

(Paul Mirengoff) The College Board has revised its framework for the teaching of AP U.S. History. The College Board has done so, it says, in response to the "principled criticism" and "legitimate concerns" of its 2014 framework by non-liberal scholars. Based on my quick review, the new framework looks like is an improvement. Power Line has promoted criticism of the 2014 framework by scholars and intellectuals like Charles Kesler and Stanley Kurtz.

Source: Power Line

Senate Homeland Security Committee Chair: Clinton Emails Could Compromise National Security

Republican Sen. Ron Johnson (Wisc.) authored a letter to Hillary Clinton's attorney this week alleging that the former secretary of state's emails containing classified information could result in "serious consequences to national security."

Source: Washington Free Beacon

Dylann Roof Pleads Not Guilty to Federal Charges in Charleston Church Massacre

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MSNBC Host: Only a Brainless Person Would Still Believes Hillary Clinton

She's usually a reliably vapid supporter of all-things liberal. But lately, Morning Joe co-host Mika Brzezinski has been dumbfounded by the brazenness of Hillary Clinton, whose been lying left and right for months about the emails the she did and didn't send and receive while serving as Obama's secretary of state. Thursday, the research outfit McClatchy reported that classified emails ...More

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Planned Parenthood — And The Pro-Life Movement's Catch-22

As I noted the other day, the release of those Planned Parenthood videos constitutes huge win for the pro-life cause. The reason is simple: When the topic is late-term abortion, the harvesting and selling of organs, or — frankly, anything that unmasks the unseemly "process" of abortion — it's good for the pro-life cause. And that's precisely what these videos […]

Via: The Daily Caller

A Minor League Baseball Team Held a 'Back Hair Appreciation Night' and It Was Exactly What It Sounds Like

"Do you need to shave your back more often than your face?"

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How Much Cash the Candidates Have Raised and Who's Giving

Super PACs report their hauls

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Clinton Campaign Charges Supporters More Than Average American's Monthly Earnings For Selfie With Hillary

Hillary Clinton will attend a fundraiser at the home of acclaimed fashion designer Tory Burch in the Hamptons in August at which supporters will have the opportunity to pay $2,700 to appear in a photo with the Democratic presidential candidate.

Source: Washington Free Beacon

Voters: 63 percent would not vote for President Obama a third time says Rasmussen Poll

Could he really be elected for a third term? In a speech made during his trip to Africa this week, President Obama suggested that he could win a third term if he ran for the White House. A new poll could challenge that idea, though.

A Rasmussen Reports national survey ...

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'Engagement Not Isolationism': Hillary More Concerned With Cubans Than Talking To American Reporters [VIDEO]

Hillary flack tells MSNBC's Jose Diaz-Balart

Via: The Daily Caller

Ted Cruz's Blunt Response to Mitt Romney Saying It Was 'Way Over the Line' to Say Iran Deal Would Make Obama 'Financier' of Terror

"One of the reasons Republicans keep getting clobbered." 

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Oolu Is Bringing Solar Energy To West Africa's Off-Grid Population

Screen Shot 2015-07-30 at 7.03.33 PM In rural West Africa, 150 million people are currently living without electricity. Oolu, a Y Combinator company launching today, aims to reduce this number by delivering affordable solar energy to West Africa's off-grid population, beginning in Senegal. Despite the surge of innovation in solar storage and panel technology, Oolu founder Daniel Rosa says that many people living in… Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Trick Question: What's the Difference Between a Democrat and a Socialist?

(John Hinderaker) This is entertaining: Debbie Wasserman Schultz struggles to explain how a Democrat is different from a socialist. It apparently is a question that has never occurred to her before: All she can do is recite anti-Republican talking points. This tells us volumes about the state of the modern Democratic Party.

Source: Power Line

Free Beacon's Liz Harrington Discusses Trump, 2016 Race

Source: Washington Free Beacon

Survivor Recalls Horrific Shooting as Suspect Reportedly Admits Reason He Opened Fire on Good Samaritan Family

"He shot the victims because he was getting tired of waiting around."

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Hillary Clinton Shows Her Support for Dead Baby Organ Selling Planned Parenthood

With her trustworthiness numbers and favorability rating sinking like ship, one would think that Hillary Clinton would stay away from such controversial issues like abortion and Planned Parenthood. But she's not. And just as a forth video emerged showing Planned Parenthood officials callously advising the sell of fetal organs, ol' Hillary was lending her utmost ...More

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Martin O'Malley Calls For Racial Bias Training For Police In New Criminal Justice Plan

9-page plan unveiled

Via: The Daily Caller

You Might Be Surprised by 'Meet the Press' Host's Admission on 'Best Case Scenario' for Hillary on Email Scandal

"It is a classic deflection."

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Six-Month Total For Pro-Jeb Bush PAC: $103,167,845.83

The group backing the Republican collects a huge sum from almost 10,000 donors.

Source: Bloomberg.com news

Hundreds of new laws to take effect in North Dakota

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - Hundreds of new laws are set to take effect in North Dakota, including one that will make it easier to buy alcohol on Sundays and another that will allow concealed-carry permit holders to bring their guns to more places.

As of Saturday, when the 309 new ...

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Salma Hayek Refuses To Say Donald Trump's Name [VIDEO]

The Mexican-born actress is protesting the presidential candidate

Via: The Daily Caller

Klarismo, A Service That Makes A 3D Model Of The Inside Of Your Body, Raises $2.1M

Screen Shot 2015-07-30 at 2.11.56 PM Klarismo, which takes existing MRIs and other kinds of body scans to build a 3D model of a person, has raised $2.1 million and launched out of Y Combinator. Klarismo is an online service where users are able to take a much deeper look at their body's internal structure. It takes MRI scans and other kinds of scans that people are getting already and then uses that to build a 3D model of… Read More

Source: TechCrunch