Archive for June 2013

Wolf attacks on humans — in Siberia

Wolf attacks lead to state of emergency in Russia’s Siberian region The sparsely populated Sakha Republic has seen several dramatic confrontations between humans and wolves in recent years. Unprecedented attacks on humans as prey have occurred.  A lack of the wolves’ natural food source is said to be the cause.  The blue hare is the…

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Quote of the Day — Marco Rubio’s Folly

National Review Online, on why Marco Rubio should come to his senses and vote against the Amnesty Bill: It is an amnesty-first, enforcement-maybe program drawn up mainly to reflect the priorities of 11 million citizens of other countries rather than the concerns of more than 300 million citizens of the United States. Here’a another reason…

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Sheriff Doug Darr of Adams County, Colorado replies to Aurora Sentinel’s idiotic editorial

55 of the 62 elected Sheriffs in Colorado have filed a Federal lawsuit challenging the Constitutionality of the Colorado’s new gun control laws passed by the Democrat controlled legislature and signed by the Democrat governor.  The editors at Aurora Sentinel newspaper are offended that these Sheriffs would have the temerity to question their “betters” in Colorado’s…

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Pro-gun Republican wins vacated Democrat seat in Connecticut legislature

From the Examiner: A political theme being advanced by “progressives,” that pro-gun support is going to cost politicians their seats, got a harsh reality check Tuesday when Republican Samuel Belsito captured the Connecticut State Legislature’s 53rd House District. The special election, held to replace Democrat representative Bryan Hurlburt, who resigned to take a job with the U.S.…

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How to increase the crime rate nationwide

Heather MacDonald, responding to a claim made against the NYPD by The Center for Constitutional Rights through its lawyers from the elite law firm of Covington & Burling,  in Floyd v. New York, that proactive police tactics are discriminatory, since blacks and Hispanics make up the large majority of individuals stopped and questioned by NYPD cops: The claim…

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Madam Hillary?

State Department Workers Allegedly Used Drugs And Visited Prostitutes State Department denies derailing prostitution probe State Dept. Inspector General: U.S. Ambassador to Belgium ‘Solicited Prostitutes, Including Minors

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Republicans are about to commit suicide with immigration amnesty

A Democrat’s wet dream is for the entire country to become California, a one-party state where Republicans have been driven not just to minority status but to near non-existence physically and to a total absence of any political significance. Democrats have the governorship forever in California and it appears their supermajority in both houses of…

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Guns and mental illness

Clayton Cramer on the Santa Monica College mass shooting: What happened at Santa Monica College was not, at its core, a gun problem.  The root cause is most likely mental illness.  We have lots of tragedies happening on a daily basis in the U.S., and if they don’t involve guns, they get very little attention. …

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Today, in 1692

On June 10,1692, Bridget Bishop, the first colonist to be tried in the Salem witch trials, was hanged. NOTE: The grammar in that sentence is correct. While pictures and flower pots may be hung, human beings are hanged. Note on hanging: When done correctly by an expert, hanging is a humane method of execution, although…

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