June 6, 2016

David French: Trump's Racial Divisiveness Intensifies Need For Third-Party Candidate

David French, who opted to forego his own presidential bid, says there is still hope for another candidate.

Source: Bloomberg Politics

This Nevada Local Is Gunning For Harry Reid's Senate Seat

Gunning for Harry's handpicked replacement

Via: The Daily Caller

Crunch Report | Mark Zuckerberg Hacked

Microsoft Unveils Microsoft Planner a Trello competitor, T-mobile is giving away a share of the company to all it's customers, you could potentially even get up to 100 shares, Facebook is disabling messaging in it's mobile web app, Mark Zuckerberg's Linkedin Twitter and Pinterest accounts got hacked, and Facebook is announcing a video game streaming deal with Blizzard. All… Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Sanders: Wrong to Count Superdelegates Before Convention

"It is unfortunate that the media, in a rush to judgment, are ignoring the Democratic National Committee's clear statement that it is wrong to count the votes of superdelegates before they actually vote" at July's convention, Bernie Sanders spokesman Michael Briggs says in statement. NOTE: AP, several networks report that Hillary Clinton has clinched enough delegates for Democratic presidential nomination Briggs says Clinton doesn't have and "will not have the requisite number of pledged delegat

Source: Bloomberg Politics

JAMES SHERK: Simple -- and wrong -- solutions in search for higher wages


Why are so many workers struggling today?

Some union-backed analysts have a straightforward answer: "Their employers are cheating them." They claim businesses no longer compensate workers for their productivity. This argument demonstrates H.L. Mencken's point that "for every complex problem there is an answer that is clear, simple, and ...

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Sanders Walks About In City Hurt By Minimum Wage Hike He Supports

'An unreasonable policy'

Via: The Daily Caller

Tips for miitigating the risks of rookie founders from Spark Capital's Bijan Sabet

bijan-sabet1 Ultimately, the checklist for first time founders going out to raise money never ends. However, the common thread throughout is the importance of being strategic. Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Hillary Clinton reaches number of delegates needed to clinch Democratic nomination

Hillary Clinton won the commitment of enough delegates Monday to lock up the Democratic presidential nomination, according to a count by the Associated Press.

She is poised to become the first woman to receive a presidential nomination from a major party when Democrats hold their July convention in Philadelphia, overcoming ...

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AP: Hillary Clinton Has Enough Delegates To Win The Democratic Nomination

Superdelegates put her across

Via: The Daily Caller

Latest Anti Gun Control Ad Campaign Appeals To Women, LGBTQ

'Gavin's latest proposal goes to far and tramples on personal freedoms '

Via: The Daily Caller

SOLS CEO Kegan Schouwenburg on the ups and downs of running a 3D printed orthotics startup

"Sometimes I think back on that moment and think I must have been utterly insane," Kegan Schouwenburg says with a laugh. "In retrospect, we were bringing out a new product with a new method in the medical sector, and we were going to work with doctors and sell a product through an app in an entirely new way that people have never used to buy products before." A veteran… Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Last Week It Was A Gorilla – This Week A Lion (VIDEO)

lionNot a house cat!

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The real Ali

(Paul Mirengoff) Gerald Early, a professor of English and African and African-American studies, explodes some of the mythology surrounding the late Muhammad Ali. The first myth is that Ali was civil rights advocate or activist. Not so: The Nation of Islam, which Ali joined in 1964, was, if anything, against the civil rights movement and, as a separatist group, opposed to racial integration. The Nation also thought that whites were unnatural beings,

Source: Power LinePower Line

FLASHBACK: Roger Clinton Took Cash to Ask Brother for Presidential Pardons

Roger Clinton received hundreds of thousands of dollars from felons during his brother Bill Clinton's presidency to help them obtain presidential pardons, according to a congressional report released in 2002.

The post FLASHBACK: Roger Clinton Took Cash to Ask Brother for Presidential Pardons appeared first on Washington Free Beacon.

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Church commemorates civil rights protest in Tuscaloosa

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - A church in Tuscaloosa commemorated the 52nd anniversary of a civil rights protest known as "Bloody Tuesday."

The Tuscaloosa News (http://bit.ly/1OaEoNW) reports that the First African Baptist Church held a ceremony Sunday to commemorate the event, which occurred on June 9, 1964.

On that date, a ...

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Meet The Pro-Illegal Immigrant Groups The La Raza Lawyers Of San Diego Consider Part Of Their 'Community'

Judge Curiel is a part of La Raza Lawyers of San Diego

Via: The Daily Caller

Microsoft officially launches Planner, its Trello competitor

Planner-general-availability-2 The Microsoft Office lineup is getting a new addition today: Microsoft Planner, team collaboration software that lets you visually organize plans, assign tasks, share files, chat and more. The new app, first introduced into testing last fall, enters a competitive space which includes pro software like Atlassian's JIRA Core, as well as other easy-to-use tools from startups like Trello… Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Hollywood Stars Parrot White House's Immigration Script

The White House is turning to Hollywood to broadcast its immigration platform, distributing a social media script for A-list stars to publicize among their followers

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Elizabeth Warren accuses GOP of blanket blockade of Obama nominees

Sen. Elizabeth Warren accused Senate Republicans Monday of waging a systematic campaign to block nearly all of President Obama's judicial and executive branch nominees.

Ms. Warren, Massachusetts Democrat and one of the left's most aggressive attack dogs, said the GOP's stonewalling of Judge Merrick Garland's nomination to the Supreme Court ...

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Baylor Fans Take Out Ridiculous Ad Thanking Former School President Accused Of Mishandling Rape Cases

Is this appropriate?

Via: The Daily Caller

Congressman: Obama Admin Failing to Screen, Track Foreign Immigrants

The Obama administration is failing to adequately screen and track nearly 10 million foreign immigrants who were let into the country on visas last year, according to a congressional member of the House Judiciary Committee, who disclosed to the Washington Free Beacon that there is "tremendous pressure" on federal authorities to green light these visas despite the inability to fully vet foreigners.

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The Latest: Former governor returns in speaker's trial

OPELIKA, Ala. (AP) - The Latest on the ethics trial of Alabama House Speaker Mike Hubbard (all times local):

10 a.m.

Former Alabama Gov. Bob Riley says the state's House speaker was sometimes serious and sometimes joking when he asked for a job.

Testimony resumed Monday in House Speaker Mike ...

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Dixie Chicks Perform In Front Of Defaced Photo Of Donald Trump

His supports won't like this...

Via: The Daily Caller

COMMENTARY: Can A Cheetah Change Her Spots?

trump hillaryCan people change?

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Ex-Secret Service Officer: White House staff lived in fear of Hillary

(Paul Mirengoff) Emily Smith of the New York Post reports on some of the revelations in Crisis of Character, the soon-to-be-released book by former Secret Service agent Gary Byrne about life at the White House with Hillary Clinton. I discussed the book briefly here. According to Byrne, Hillary Clinton would be friendly one moment and then go into a rage. She repeatedly screamed obscenities at her husband, Secret Service personnel and White

Source: Power LinePower Line

Report: Hillary Clinton's Brother-in-Law Arrested on DUI Charges in California

Hillary Clinton's brother-in-law was arrested on DUI charges in California Sunday night just two days ahead of the state's crucial primary election, the New York Daily News reported.

The post Report: Hillary Clinton's Brother-in-Law Arrested on DUI Charges in California appeared first on Washington Free Beacon.

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A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials

The Detroit News. June 2, 2016

Michigan can lead auto industry 2.0.

One of the messages coming through loud and clear at this year's Mackinac Policy Conference is how critical it is for Michigan to capitalize on the economic and business opportunities at its feet. Nowhere is that opportunity more ...

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Napolitano On Hillary's Emails: 'This Self-Created Crisis Is Blowing Up In Her Face'

The FBI will ask Clinton 'questions she will not want to answer'

Via: The Daily Caller

Unscaling politics

paperdolls America's two major political parties are in the process of being unscaled. They're being pulled apart and disrupted like so many other industries and institutions today. Pundits blame Donald Trump for the turmoil plaguing the Republican party and Bernie Sanders for the Democrats failing to pave a smooth way for their establishment choice. But there's something less obvious… Read More

Source: TechCrunch

Kasich Says Trump Should Apologize to Judge for Attack

"Attacking judges based on their race &/or religion is another tactic that divides our country. More importantly, it is flat out wrong," Ohio Gov. John Kasich writes in Twitter post. Kasich in second post says Trump should apologize to U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel, who is overseeing cases against the Trump University real-estate program NOTE: Trump has said the Indiana-born Curiel has inherent conflict of interest because of his Mexican heritage as Trump proposes building a wall on the

Source: Bloomberg Politics

Bernie Sanders already looking past California, promises 'contested convention'

Even though Hillary Clinton is expected to reach the delegate threshold Tuesday and become the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, Sen. Bernard Sanders over the weekend vowed to continue campaigning and again promised a fight at this summer's party convention in Philadelphia.

Mr. Sanders, who trails badly in the delegate count ...

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NFL Star Aqib Talib Shot At Strip Club

This is not a good situation

Via: The Daily Caller

Xbox One is getting Cortana in summer update

1608-2 Apple TV has Siri. Fire TV has Alexa. And now the Xbox will have Microsoft's own virtual assistant, Cortana. The company announced this morning a summer update for its Xbox One that will include support for Cortana along with other improvements aimed at unifying the gaming console with the Windows 10 platform, and more. The update will initially arrive for those beta testers in the… Read More

Source: TechCrunch

CNN Host Fact-Checks Clinton Surrogate About Damning IG Report

The post CNN Host Fact-Checks Clinton Surrogate About Damning IG Report appeared first on Washington Free Beacon.

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David French: I'm not running for president

Conservative writer David French, who had been floated as a possible independent candidate for president, is ruling out a run himself — but hinted there still could be an opening for someone else to enter the race.

In a piece for National Review, Mr. French said he gave ...

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NY Times Exec Wiki Page Scrubbed Of Racial Purge Allegations

Even quicker than the Jeff Bezos entry

Via: The Daily Caller

Let's meet in Warsaw and Krakow next week

Image (1) ballmerpoland.jpg for post 95774 It's that time again: EuroBiggs arrives in Poland and would like to enjoy a Lech with you all. I'll be in Poland for a week and would love to meet up in Warsaw on the 13th and in Krakow on the 15th. The Krakow meetup is already set. It will be held at Forum Przestrzenie, 28 Marii Konopnickiej on June 15th at 9pm. All are invited and we'll hold a mini-pitchoff. You can sign… Read More

Source: TechCrunch