Je Suis Charlie: What it Means to Identify with Charlie Hebdo

Je-suis-charlie hebdo The terrorist attack by “radical” Muslims on French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo left twelve people dead and many more wounded, and it has created a show of solidarity for “free speech” all over the world. But what does all of it really mean?There are many voices of opinion on the matter. A few have explained the attack as revenge for French foreign and domestic policy. Others have blamed Charlie Hebdo for publishing ill-advised cartoons aimed at nothing more than baiting and antagonizing Read more [...]
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John Boehner Claims he's 'the Most Anti-Establishment Speaker' Ever

Boehner sees insurance premium Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) spoke out today about having to face the largest ever uprising against a sitting Speaker of the House. He kept his cool and made light of the situation, but he also said some things that would probably surprise a few people. Like the line…I’m the most anti-establishment speaker we’ve ever had.And no… he wasn’t kidding.Here’s what he said.“During my years here when I voted, I had the eighth most conservative voting record in the Congress. And Read more [...]
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Nancy Pelosi Stunned by Barbara Boxer's Retirement

pelosi It's not often that you can catch a look of surprise on Nancy Pelosi's face, she's worked hard to perfect the facade of always being the most informed person in the room (even when she's not). However, when she was informed that Senator Barbara Boxer had decided to retire she quickly lost her composure and even seemed shocked by the news... House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi was caught off guard and visibly shaken when she was informed of Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer’s retirement Read more [...]
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South Carolina Bill Would Mandate Gun Safety Classes in Schools

gun safety class If one South Carolina legislator gets his way, students would have to take gun safety classes as well as learn about the 2nd Amendment.State Representative Alan Clemmons introduced the bill in the House. He was inspired by an incident that happened where some kid got arrested at school for writing a story about how he was going to get a gun and shoot his neighbor’s pet dinosaur. He got arrested for that. Clemmons thinks that instead of schools trying unrealistically to ban the concept of “gun” Read more [...]
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California Implements Tax on Gas to Help Avert Global Warming

gas pump The government must put tax on gas to save the world.In the mind of a liberal (do they even have one of those?), taxes are so powerful, they can even change the weather.On top of all the other taxes and fees they have on gasoline, they just added yet another tax that’s supposed to be paid by the gas retailers, but it’s passed on to the consumer at the pump. So, the retailer doesn’t actually end up having to pay any extra. The taxpayers do. Here’s the Daily Caller: The global warming Read more [...]
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GLAAD Tries to Impose Censorship on TLC

censorship-Internet_000 "An attack upon our ability to tell stories is not just censorship - it is a crime against our nature as human beings." - Salmon Rushdie I've often found that those who most loudly carry the mantle of tolerance are those who are the most aggressively intolerant. How odd it is, that inversion. It's been said that the emptiest jar rings the loudest, and I can't help but wonder if that's the case with these so-called tolerant individuals. Perhaps they have been focused so deeply on their own cause Read more [...]
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Mia Love says ‘I will do Everything I can to Repeal and Replace Obamacare’

mia-love Fan favorite Mia Love (R-UT) was on ABC’s This Week with Martha Raddatz on Sunday when she told conservatives everywhere exactly what they wanted to hear.“Look, I was elected by my district to make sure we get the decision-making back in their hands. And I’ve said I was going to do everything I can to repeal and replace it with broad health-care reforms, free-market health-care reforms. And that’s exactly what I’m going to do.”Read more [...]
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Man Commits Suicide by Cop

cops pointing guns In California a police investigation found that a man had committed suicide by cop and that police were not at fault for the man's death. The timing of the case has to force people to wonder how many cases of police shootings are actually suicides? If even a small portion of them are - they could dramatically shift the narrative of overly aggressive policing... A police investigation has found that the man killed by San Francisco police this week actually wanted to die.Police Read more [...]
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Atlanta Fire Chief Fired for Making “Anti-Gay” Statements in a Book

Atlanta Fire Chief In the name of diversity an Atlanta fire chief was fired for being a Christian.When a celebrity or public official announces to the world that he enjoys having sex with other men, he’s immediately heralded as a hero by the media, which also acts as a barricade around him to protect him from any criticism.But if a celebrity or public official takes another stance and says that homosexuality or sodomy is wrong, then all the media’s hell, fire and brimstone will rain down on him until he’s Read more [...]
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12 Shot Dead in Paris by Peaceful Muslims

charlie hebdo This isn’t the first time peaceful Muslims have been outraged by this particular magazine in Paris. The editor Charb and cartoonist Cabu for Charlie Hebdo had gotten used to the death threats and the rioting to the point that one of them had a personal bodyguard, one of the victims in the attack. CBS reported:  Paris police say three gunmen attacked the office of a French satirical newspaper in Paris on Wednesday, killing at least 12 people and leaving at least as many more injured. CBS News’ Read more [...]
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Apparently, Yelling "Allahu Akbar" While Murdering Innocent People Has Nothing To Do With Islam

"Individual Muslims may show splendid qualities, but the influence of the religion paralyzes the social development of those who follow it. No stronger retrograde force exists in the world. Far from being moribund, Mohammedanism is a militant and proselytizing faith." - Winston Churchill Yesterday, January 7th, 2014, radical Islamists killed twelve. They murdered these people because their Muslim faith had been mocked. According to Fox News: "Black-clad gunmen shouting 'Allahu Akbar!' stormed the Read more [...]
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The Net Neutrality Trojan Horse and a Taxed Internet

net neutrality trojan horse Whatever your views of net neutrality, the attempt by the civil government to treat the internet as a “public utility” may not be as innocent as you (may) think.See, Obama and other bureaucrats say they want the internet treated as a public utility so that the FCC can ensure net neutrality. But the net neutrality claims may just be a trojan horse for a more sinister objective—tax revenues: The agency [FCC] would like to make Internet service a public utility, placing broadband under Title Read more [...]
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