Daily Archives for January 16, 2013

January 16, 2013

Oh, sweet Jesus [Darleen Click]

TweetInauguration will cement ties between Obama, Martin Luther King Jr. Obama is the anti-MLK – a child of great privilege whose melanin content comes from 23 Kenyan chromosomes; raised as a red-diaper baby by a Bank VP, attending a tony … Continue reading

16. January 2013 by Darleen
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January 16, 2013

“Political sphere reacts to Obama gun violence proposals”

TweetLike the good little leftist poodle he is, our very own CO Senator Udall, who has now seen two of the most infamous mass shootings in recent years take place in gun free zones, is four square behind Obama’s move … Continue reading

16. January 2013 by Jeff G.
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January 16, 2013

“I voted no. I only wish I could have done it twice.”

TweetYou’ve been called out, Cuomo. It’s who you are. It’s what you do. (h/t Guido)

16. January 2013 by Jeff G.
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January 16, 2013

“NRA Responds to President Obama’s Gun Control Proposals”"

TweetIn a statement: Throughout its history, the National Rifle Association has led efforts to promote safety and responsible gun ownership. Keeping our children and society safe remains our top priority. The NRA will continue to focus on keeping our children … Continue reading

16. January 2013 by Jeff G.
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January 16, 2013

“Matt Yglesias: Sorry haters, Obama’s kids are worth more than yours” [updated]

TweetI tweeted him, providing him the opportunity to clarify whether he meant more at risk, or more important  — though he seems to be doubling down with the “important” bit.   So far I’ve not received a response. There is some … Continue reading

16. January 2013 by Jeff G.
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January 16, 2013

Imperial Assault on Natural Rights Day open thread [UPDATED]

TweetThe time is coming.  The President, flanked by emotional props, will issue his monarchical decrees.  What are you gonna do about it?   **** update: vulgar, crass, maudlin, despicable.  23 executive actions and a push to renew assault weapons ban … Continue reading

16. January 2013 by Jeff G.
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January 16, 2013

“NBC News Report: ‘Obama To Go Big’ On Gun Control…”

Tweetvia Weasel Zippers, this, from NBC: Bottom line: Obama is going about as big as he can go, realizing there’s little political downside (at least in the short term). One gun-control advocate tells First Read that the recommendations would be … Continue reading

16. January 2013 by Jeff G.
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January 16, 2013

Is today the day?

TweetWe began with the shot heard ’round the world.  How ironic will it be if the next iteration of declaring our independence comes as a result of a free people refusing to abide an overreaching centralized government coming yet again … Continue reading

16. January 2013 by Jeff G.
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January 16, 2013

Yet another case for electing conservative governors

TweetAndrew Cuomo, who has his eye on a 2016 White House run — and who irreparably damaged himself when he took to shouting about bullets and deer in what will I hope prove to be his Howard Dean “yeeeeeaaaaarrrrrrghhh!” moment … Continue reading

16. January 2013 by Jeff G.
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January 16, 2013

“New York’s New Gun Controls Make the PATRIOT Act Look Like a Model of Legislative Deliberation”

TweetJacob Sullum, Reason: Last night, by a vote of 43 to 18, the New York State Senate, which is run by a coalition of Republicans and breakaway Democrats, approved the new gun restrictions demanded last week by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, … Continue reading

16. January 2013 by Jeff G.
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