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Scottish Independence Referendum Election Results

Scotland Independence exit poll says ‘No’ wins by 54% The first exit poll on the vote for Scotland’s independence suggests the ‘No’ campaign has won, meaning more people want the country to remain a part of the United Kingdom. A poll by YouGov last night predicted that the No campaign won the referendum with 54% of the vote. The ‘Yes’ to independence campaign held 46% of the vote in the [...]

Biden gets free pass over Jewish Slur

Remember when the media freaked out for three days over Sarah Palin’s completely legitimate use of the term “blood libel”? Nearly every major media outlet took a dive deep on this critical outrage. Millions of Americans learned more about how Jews in the Middle Ages were sometimes falsely accused of kidnapping and murdering Christian children so they could use the blood for ritualistic baking. But more importantly: What did Palin mean? [...]

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Can Rihanna Move On?

This business with Rihanna bothers me. As a partial result of heightened consciousness in matters of domestic violence, CBS has chosen to stop using her music as their Thursday Night Football theme. I suppose that if you think Rihanna should be ever-defined by that one incident, then that’s okay. I don’t. I was shocked to discover that this storied incident happened in February of 2009. He was 20, she 21 [...]

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Anchorage Alaska News Confirms Palin Brawl

Police are investigating a brawl that took place in South Anchorage over the weekend involving around 20 people. A witness said it happened during a joint birthday party thrown in part for Todd Palin. The Anchorage Police Department said a “verbal and physical altercation” took place late Saturday night between multiple people outside a South Anchorage home in the 900 block of Harbor Circle, in the Oceanview neighborhood. Roughly 20 [...]

SC Democrat Congressman recommends ‘Sexting’ to GOTV

South Carolina Democrat Congressman, James Clyburn, recommended  “sexting” as a way to get out the vote in the 2014 midterm election.  I am wondering if Clyburn is getting his campaign advice from former congressman Anthony Wiener. Clyburn seemed to confuse basic “texting” with “sexting” — which involves sending sexual messages or photos — during a Labor Day weekend appearance on C-SPAN to promote his new memoir. Clyburn, 74, told an [...]