July 10, 2015

*11 SHARK-FREE Beaches For Your Next Tropical Vacation [SLIDESHOW]

'Stay outta the shark's house!'

Via: The Daily Caller

OPM Director Eats Her Words After Security Breach

Katherine Archuleta, Office of Personnel Management director and 2012 national political director for Obama's re-election campaign, has been an outspoken critic of 2012 presidential candidate Mitt Romney.

Source: Washington Free Beacon

Lawmakers gear up to take on cell cases that look like guns

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota lawmakers are worried about cell phone cases designed to look like handguns.

Reps. Joe Atkins and Dan Schoen announced legislation Friday that would ban the manufacture, sale and possession of the gun-shaped cases. Minnesota's Legislature won't reconvene until March.

In the meantime, the Democratic ...

Source: www.washingtontimes.com stories: Politics

That Horrible Moment When Your Kids Get 'Scary Quiet' and You Find Something Like This Mom Did

"She just stood there, frozen."

Source: TheBlaze.com - Stories

That Horrible Moment When Your Kids Get 'Scary Quiet' and You Find Something Like This Mom Did

"She just stood there, frozen."

Source: TheBlaze.com - Stories

Megyn Kelly: Obama Mourned Michael Brown and Trayvon Martin But Silent on Kate Steinle's Murder?

The fiery Fox News host went on a tear Thursday night about the deafening silence from Obama and his administration about the murder of San Francisco woman Kate Steinle, who was gunned down by an illegal alien last week. "When asked repeatedly this week to speak to this case, White House spokesman Josh Earnest declined to ...More

The post Megyn Kelly: Obama Mourned Michael Brown and Trayvon Martin But Silent on Kate Steinle's Murder? appeared first on DailySurge.

Via: DailySurge

The Secondary Markets Are Becoming the Wild West Again

159627088_a05470f092_b The resurgence of unfettered secondary markets is a concern for both private companies and shareholders. Read More

Source: TechCrunch

WFB's Liz Harrington Discusses Jeb Bush on Fox News

Source: Washington Free Beacon

Obama Begs The Court To Let His Amnesty Move Forward AGAIN

Third time is totally the charm

Via: The Daily Caller

Researchers Reveal the Most Prevalent Faith Among Young People in China — and It's Not Christianity

"People of faith continue to face arrests, fines, denials of justice, lengthy prison sentences…"

Source: TheBlaze.com - Stories

Researchers Reveal the Most Prevalent Faith Among Young People in China — and It's Not Christianity

"People of faith continue to face arrests, fines, denials of justice, lengthy prison sentences…"

Source: TheBlaze.com - Stories

Christie Pushes Tough-Talking Image With Ads in New Hampshire

A $500,000 buy targets viewers in New Hampshire.

Source: Bloomberg Politics

State Department Slammed for Weak Overseas Security Practices in GAO Report

The U.S. Government Accountability Office released a study Thursday criticizing the State Department's weak security practices to protect diplomatic personnel and their families overseas.

Source: Washington Free Beacon

Ron Johnson, GOP senator, blasts VA inspector general's office for coverup

A top Senate Republican is accusing the Inspector General's office at the beleaguered Department of Veterans Affairs of smearing whistleblowers and victims of VA mismanagement in a long-running scandal in Wisconsin.

Sen. Ron Johnson, Wisconsin Republican and chairman of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, told acting VA Inspector ...

Source: www.washingtontimes.com stories: Politics

The Internet Thinks LeAnn Rimes Posted A Photo Of Her Nipple [PHOTOS]

The country singer swears it's a shadow

Via: The Daily Caller

'Damn!': Insane Hit-and-Run Caught on Video Sends Four Women Flying Through the Air

The driver was with a passenger and immediately backed up her badly dented car as bystanders yelled and scattered.

Source: TheBlaze.com - Stories

'USA! USA! USA!': Confederate Flag Comes Down From South Carolina Capitol Grounds

Source: TheBlaze.com - Stories

'USA! USA! USA!': Confederate Flag Comes Down From South Carolina Capitol Grounds

Source: TheBlaze.com - Stories

Oregon Offers Teenagers Sex Changing Drugs WITHOUT Parental Consent

Lefty social engineering with your kids has reached new heights. Last week we told you about some Washington State officials who confirmed that 13 Seattle-area public high schools and middle school clinics are offering contraceptives, including IUDs and hormonal implants, to students their parents' consent. And then there was the story a few years ago about Seattle school ...More

The post Oregon Offers Teenagers Sex Changing Drugs WITHOUT Parental Consent appeared first on DailySurge.

Source: DailySurge

Oregon Offers Teenagers Sex Changing Drugs WITHOUT Parental Consent

Lefty social engineering with your kids has reached new heights. Last week we told you about some Washington State officials who confirmed that 13 Seattle-area public high schools and middle school clinics are offering contraceptives, including IUDs and hormonal implants, to students their parents' consent. And then there was the story a few years ago about Seattle school ...More

The post Oregon Offers Teenagers Sex Changing Drugs WITHOUT Parental Consent appeared first on DailySurge.

Via: DailySurge

Vortex Is A Toy Robot That Teaches Kids How To Code

Image 2 DFRobot, a company that has been building robots for the education market since 2008, this week introduced its first attempt at making a robot accessible to all children, with the debut of Vortex – an interactive, programmable robot aimed at kids 6 and up. The Vortex robot pairs with iOS and Android smartphones or tablets over Bluetooth, and lets kids control its movement by tapping… Read More

Source: TechCrunch

See the Goal Even ESPN Is Calling the 'Worst Own-Goal Ever'

"Goooooal!"

Source: TheBlaze.com - Stories

Beware of Greeks Bearing Bonds

(Steven Hayward) It appears Greece is slowly caving to the Germans, chiefly because the markets called the bluff of their tiny economy. Once it became evident that Greek default wouldn't roil the world's markets—bond spreads even on other weak Euro-states barely budged—Greece lost its leverage, despite the landslide referendum vote. (I think the market turmoil of China is much more significant at the moment.) But their leverage is not totally dissipated. Clearly

Source: Power Line

NYT Blocks Cruz's Book From Bestseller List That Housed Clinton's 'Hard Choices' for 13 Straight Weeks

The New York Times blocked Ted Cruz's book A Time For Truth from its upcoming bestsellers list even as sales of hard cover copies of the biography reached 11,854 in its first week on shelves.

Source: Washington Free Beacon

Why Is Ben Affleck Wearing His Wedding Ring Again? [PHOTOS]

He took it off after announcing his divorce with Jennifer Garner

Via: The Daily Caller

Is Donald Trump Helping the Bush Brand?

Unprompted, New Hampshire voters say the real estate mogul's rhetoric is enhancing the Florida governor's appeal.

Source: Bloomberg Politics

Court: Cops need more than general concern to ask about guns

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - The Oregon Supreme Court says police must have a good reason to ask people they stop if they have a weapon.

The high court Thursday threw out an unlawful-weapon conviction of a 19-year-old man who was stopped for jaywalking by an Oregon State Police trooper in ...

Source: www.washingtontimes.com stories: Politics

With Feds Slow To Act, States Target E-Cigarette Sales To Minors

States are waging their own campaigns against the sale and advertising of e-cigarettes to minors

Via: The Daily Caller

Foundry Group Is Providing Free Housing To Techstars' Detroit Program

IMG_2914 Startups participating in Techstars Mobility have a new option for housing: Foundry Group purchased a lovely house in the Cass Corridor neighborhood. Believe it or not, there's actually a real estate crunch in downtown Detroit. Sure, houses are a dime a dozen in Detroit, but it's tough finding a nice house in a nice neighborhood with like-minded people. And this house is free for… Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Iranians Burn US Flag, Chant 'Death to Israel'

VIENNA—Millions of Iranians took to the streets on Friday to rally against the United States and Israel, burning the flags of both countries and chanting, "Death to Israel," according to multiple regional reports.

Source: Washington Free Beacon

Ariana Grande Apologizes AGAIN For Saying She Hates America [VIDEO]

Are you buying her excuse?

Via: The Daily Caller

Scientists Thought Nothing Could Live Near This Active, Underwater Volcano — Then They Caught Something Cool on Video

"We were scared."

Source: TheBlaze.com - Stories

Goodnight Vienna (8)

(Scott Johnson) July 9 was a significant date from the standpoint of the review act passed by Congress this spring. A deal presented to Congress by July 9 would have been subject to a 30-day review period. A deal presented to Congress now is subject to a 60-day review period. Omni Ceren reports by email from Vienna: Happy Friday from Vienna, where a deadline extension wasn't supposed to happen again, but did.

Source: Power Line

Bernie Sanders: Hillary Clinton 'getting beaten up all over the place'; 'sometimes it's unjustified'

Sen. Bernie Sanders, Vermont Independent, said Friday that some of the attacks on fellow 2016 Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton are "unjustified" and that he's focused on highlighting differences he has with Mrs. Clinton on policy issues.

"I have known Hillary Clinton for 25 years — I respect her, ...

Source: www.washingtontimes.com stories: Politics

Walmart Won't Sell Rebel Mascot Class Ring To Poor Family But Sells 17 CHE GUEVARA POSTERS

Rebel, no! Sadistic Commie killer, YES!

Via: The Daily Caller

Christians Picket Outside San Diego Comic Con Every Year — but Take a Close Look at the Signs These Other 'Protesters' Are Carrying

"Atrocities fill our airwaves. Atrocities crowd out the Internet."

Source: TheBlaze.com - Stories

Greece-Based Startup Pollfish Scores $2.5M For Mobile Survey Platform

Pollfish Athens, Greece-based mobile survey platform Pollfish has closed a Series A funding round of $2.5 million. The round was led by Odyssey Investment Partners, PJ Catalyst, Woodside Group and several unnamed angel investors. It brings total funding to $2.8 million since the company was founded in n 2013. Pollfish says the new capital will be used for continued U.S. expansion. Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Palestinian Envoy Recalled After Anti-Semitic Remarks

The Palestinian Authority's ambassador to Chile was recalled on Thursday after he read from the Protocols of the Elders of Zion and made other anti-Semitic remarks during a conference, prompting calls for his resignation.

Source: Washington Free Beacon

One-Act Play Reveals Why The New York Times Kept Cruz's Book Off The Bestseller List

No bestseller status for the big-time bestseller

Via: The Daily Caller

See the Incredible Before-and-After Pictures of a Man's 130-Pound Transformation…All So He Could Join the Army

"Got to be motivated and dedicated."

Source: TheBlaze.com - Stories

Hillary Clinton's lies

(Scott Johnson) Theoretically, it should be possible to keep up with Hillary Clinton's lies. She has given so few press conferences and interviews, we don't have a lot of material to work over. Yet Clinton achieves something like perfect falsity when she speaks; she fails to utter a true word. She is a phenomenon. A capable Republican candidate should be able to reckon with the phenomenon, but a phenomenon she is. "Hillary

Source: Power Line

Donald Trump: 'I really don't know' if Obama was born in U.S.

Businessman and real estate mogul Donald Trump said this week he doesn't know if President Obama was born in the United States, but that he's moved past the issue.

"I really don't know," he said when asked in a CNN interview if he accepted that Mr. Obama was born in ...

Source: www.washingtontimes.com stories: Politics

Evangelist Pat Robertson: Islamic State 'Crazies' Beheading People Might Be the 'Best Thing That Ever Happened to the World'

"Islam does not mean peace. It means submission."

Source: TheBlaze.com - Stories

Chinese Airbnb Rival Xiaozhu Closes $60M Series C Round

Screenshot 2015-07-10 18.12.19 Is there something in the water for peer-to-peer rental websites right now? Fresh from U.S. juggernaut Airbnb raising $1.5 billion and China's Tujia taking in $250 million last month, Xiaozhu — another Chinese Airbnb equivalent — announced a lesser-but-not-insignificant $60 million Series C round at a $300 million-plus valuation. Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Donald Trump won't commit to supporting GOP nominee if it's not him

Real estate mogul and 2016 GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump says he isn't committed yet to supporting the eventual Republican nominee should he not emerge as the winner, but that his nomination would present the best opportunity to beat the Democrats and, potentially, former Secretary of State and Democratic frontrunner ...

Source: www.washingtontimes.com stories: Politics

United Airlines Pilot Flushed Live Ammo Down Airplane Toilet

"He did incorrectly dispose of the ammunition."

Source: TheBlaze.com - Stories

Spain's Geeksphone Exits Smartphones

Geeksphone Revolution Muere la revoluciĆ³n. Spanish smartphone maker Geeksphone has confirmed it's stepping out of the mobile making game almost six years after founding a startup business to build handsets for an enthusiast community of geeks looking for something a little different to mainstream smartphones. Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Thoughts from the ammo line

(Scott Johnson) It seems like about a long, long time since we last heard from Ammo Grrrll, but it's only been a week. She returns with TEN-DENTIOUS. This one won't necessarily provide all that we need in anger management department this week, but it won't hurt too much. She writes: Oh, God. Make it stop; make it stop. We are $18 bazillion quadrillion in debt (seriously, I looked it up…), half added

Source: Power Line

Lawsuit: Immigrants got $1 a day for work at private prison

DENVER (AP) - Immigrants who were detained at a suburban Denver facility while they awaited deportation proceedings are suing the private company that held them, alleging they were paid $1 a day to do janitorial work, sometimes under threat of solitary confinement.

They scrubbed toilets, mopped and swept floors, did ...

Source: www.washingtontimes.com stories: Politics

You Can Actually Be in Danger of Drinking Too Much Water — Here's When You Should Stop

"Drink when thirsty."

Source: TheBlaze.com - Stories