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Obama Meets with Zuckerberg, 'Internet CEOs' to Discuss Privacy Issues

Obama Meets with Zuckerberg, 'Internet CEOs' to Discuss Privacy Issues

On Friday, President Barack Obama and his top advisers met with top “Internet CEOs”–including Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, Google’s Eric Schmidt, Netflix’s Reed Hastings, and Dropbox’s Drew Houston–to discuss privacy issues after Zuckerberg and other tech leaders blasted Obama’s NSA for

Planned Parenthood's Margaret Sanger Award Goes to Nancy Pelosi

Planned Parenthood's Margaret Sanger Award Goes to Nancy Pelosi

From CNS News: Next week, the Planned Parenthood Federation of America will present House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) with the Margaret Sanger Award. The award is the group’s “highest honor” and is named for a woman who believed in

Moms Demand Action Falsely Claims It Brought Down Pro-Gun Billboard

Moms Demand Action Falsely Claims It Brought Down Pro-Gun Billboard

Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America (MDA) claims their campaign against a pro-gun billboard in Chicago resulted in that billboard coming down. In truth, however, The Washington Times reported the pro-gun advertisement came down because the company behind it

New Obamacare Website Glitch Affects Thousands Seeking Subsides

New Obamacare Website Glitch Affects Thousands Seeking Subsides

Healthcare.gov has been miscalculating premium subsidies. The website has been using the wrong year in determining poverty guidelines and consequently provided inaccurate information to thousands of enrollees as to whether they can receive government subsides. The calculator supplied on the

Judge Strikes Down Michigan's Ban on Same-Sex Marriage

Judge Strikes Down Michigan's Ban on Same-Sex Marriage

DETROIT (AP) — A judge has struck down Michigan’s ban on gay marriage, the latest in a series of decisions overturning similar laws across the country. Federal Judge Bernard Friedman ruled Friday, two weeks after a trial. Two Detroit-area nurses

Blue State Blues: Fleeing Democrats Will Turn Texas Blue

Blue State Blues: Fleeing Democrats Will Turn Texas Blue

In Los Angeles this week, three city council members blamed fracking for an earthquake, though they are not actually certain whether any fracking has occurred. In New York, Mayor Bill de Blasio is continuing his fight to crush charter schools that

Gun Control Groups Up in Arms over Dems Who Opposed Gun Control

Gun Control Groups Up in Arms over Dems Who Opposed Gun Control

On March 19th–the very day a Hollywood fundraiser for Senators Mark Begich (D-AK) and Mark Pryor (D-AR) was scheduled to take place–Mayors Against Illegal Guns, the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, and other anti-gun groups objected to raising funds

Hawaii's Gun Restrictions Deemed Unconstitutional

Hawaii's Gun Restrictions Deemed Unconstitutional

On the heels of two Ninth Circuit Court decisions striking down restrictions on concealed carry permits in California, the same court just put Hawaii on notice that some of its gun restrictions need to be changed as well. Early in

Woman Convicted of Voter Fraud Honored by Ohio Democrats

Woman Convicted of Voter Fraud Honored by Ohio Democrats

Ohio Democrats, still pushing their phony “voter suppression” meme, kicked off a campaign tonight to put a constitutional amendment on the November ballot. They even brought in Al Sharpton for support. Sharon Coolidge of the Cincinnati Enquirer tweeted coverage of the

More Scrutiny for Failed Cover Oregon Rollout

More Scrutiny for Failed Cover Oregon Rollout

The debacle of the “Cover Oregon” website may be the biggest healthcare scandal you’ve never heard about. Cover Oregon is the name of the state health insurance exchange for The Beaver State. The name is now synonymous with perhaps the

Barack H. Obama Foundation Drops Middle Initial

Barack H. Obama Foundation Drops Middle Initial

Late Thursday, the Barack H. Obama Foundation, dedicated to building a presidential library in the President’s honor, is dropping the middle initial “H” and will now be called the Barack Obama Foundation. A spokesman for the newly named organization said

REPORT: Epidemic Diarrhea Virus Killing Millions of U.S. Hogs

REPORT: Epidemic Diarrhea Virus Killing Millions of U.S. Hogs

(Reuters) – Confirmed cases of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus increased by 296 in the week ended March 15, bringing the total number to 4,757, according to data released on Thursday by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Animal Health Laboratory

'Party' Twitter Account Disturbs Long Island Parents

'Party' Twitter Account Disturbs Long Island Parents

A Twitter page titled @LIPartyStories is devoted to Long Island teenagers from Nassau and Suffolk counties posting snapshots of themselves imbibing in alcohol and acting in vulgar ways.  One photo showed a female high school student urinating in a sink while

L.A. Times: Half of Callers to Covered California Give Up

L.A. Times: Half of Callers to Covered California Give Up

Half of those who called Covered California for help in enrolling in Obamacare in February and March hung up after waiting on hold, Chad Terhune of the Los Angeles Times reports.  The California program, which is touted by Obamacare’s supporters as

Mosqueing the Top of the Empire State Building

Mosqueing the Top of the Empire State Building

A Muslim family from Long Island slapped the owners of the Empire State Building Tuesday with a $5 million lawsuit that claims that Islamic prayer is not being accommodated on the observation deck of the Emprie State Building. This is

Video: Pornography Professor Assaults Pro-Life Activist at UCSB

Video: Pornography Professor Assaults Pro-Life Activist at UCSB

University of California-Santa Barbara Professor Mireille Miller-Young, who teaches “Pornography; Sex Work; Black Film, Popular Culture and Art,” among other topics, has been charged with vandalism, battery and robbery after stealing a pro-life poster from a demonstration on campus and

Delaware Supreme Court Throws Out Gun Ban

Delaware Supreme Court Throws Out Gun Ban

On March 19th the Delaware Supreme Court ruled that the Wilmington Housing Authority’s (WHA) gun ban “is unconstitutional.”  The case–Jane Doe v. Wilmington Housing Authority–was filed in 2010.  According to the NRA-ILA, Justice Henry duPont Ridgely wrote the opinion of

Obama's Threatens Daughters over Tattoos on Ellen Show

Obama's Threatens Daughters over Tattoos on Ellen Show

Barack Obama, appearing on Monday’s edition of Ellen, with Ellen Degeneres, made a curious threat to his daughters if they ever get tattoos- he and wife Michelle will get tattoos in the same spot as their daughters. Obama said, “I