Daily Archives: February 18th, 2013 «

 

FL college recommends termination of professor in Obama vote pledge scandal

Posted by: ST on February 18, 2013 at 6:47 pm » 10 Comments

Florida Today reports on a college’s recommendation to terminate an algebra professor who forced students to sign pledges to vote for President Obama last year (hat tip: Daily Caller by way of Memeorandum): An algebra instructor at Brevard Community College faces termination after an investigation by college officials found that she urged — and forced […]

 

#Israel: Anniversary of a jihad mass-murder

Posted by: Phineas on February 18, 2013 at 5:01 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Two years ago this week, five members the Fogel family of the West Bank village of Itamar were murdered — stabbed and their throats slit by Muslims waging jihad fi sabil Allah: “war for the sake of Allah.” Only three children survived; they’re now living with their grandparents: …14-year-old Tamar, 10-year-old Roi […]

 

So, I get the impression Michael Rubin isn’t too happy with John McCain…

Posted by: Phineas on February 18, 2013 at 3:16 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Background: On “Meet the Press,” Senator McCain (R-AZ) said he would no longer hold up the confirmation of former Senator Chuck Hagel as Secretary of Defense, even though he doesn’t believe Hagel is qualified. That lead to Rubin’s rant: What McCain is, in effect, saying is that he has no personal or professional problem […]

 

#GunControl – Colorado ammo magazine maker promises to leave state if bill passes

Posted by: Phineas on February 18, 2013 at 1:01 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Here’s another development in the slowly growing manufacturers’ backlash against states that pass repressive bills that violate the Second Amendment. If the Democrat-controlled state government in Denver follows New York’s lead, ammunition magazine-maker Magpul has promised to take its jobs and tax revenues elsewhere (via Michelle Malkin): Colorado’s largest and most profitable […]

 

Heh: Sale of water bottles by Rubio PAC raises over $100,000

Posted by: ST on February 18, 2013 at 12:08 pm » 1 Comment

I love it: Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) has raised more than $100,000 thanks to his water break moment during last week’s GOP response to the State of the Union, according to a report. Rubio’s political action committee began selling water bottles branded with the Tea Party favorite’s name for contributions of $25 or more. Buzzfeed […]

 

NBC Miami

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Whoa: Bright Streak Lights Up Florida Night Sky; Likely Sporadic Meteor, Expert Says

 

USA Today

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Gun Rights: Gun dealers report shortages of ammunition

 

CNN

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Sigh:Sanford in first ad: ‘None of us go through life without mistakes’ 

 

WaPo

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Hmm: Congressional staffers often travel on tabs of foreign governments

 

Reuters

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Developing: McCain claims ‘massive cover-up’ on Benghazi