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‘Butthurt galore’! ‘Trembling’ Barbara Boxer leaps to poor John Kerry’s defense [bonus flashback video]

“What a drama queen.”
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‘Joe Biden defense’ no longer needed in Washington state gun case

When a Washington state man was charged last year with unlawfully firing a shotgun, he had a simple explanation: Joe Biden told me to do it.It appears, however, he no longer needs that defense….

‘Rape culture wins’: Feminist freakout after Miss Nevada dares suggest self defense training for women

Common sense met with uncommon stupidity.
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Pro-life ‘return to sender’ message sent to Planned Parenthood; Dan Savage musters lefty defense [pic]

Choice words.
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Oklahoma: State House Passes Important Self Defense Bills

Yesterday, House Bill 3510, legislation introduced by House Speaker Jeffrey Hickman (R-58) and Senator Brian Bingman (R-12) to address Governor Mary Fallin’s (R) veto of House Bill 2539, passed in the Oklahoma House of Representatives by an 83 to 8 vote.  Pro-gun House Bill 2614, legislation that authorizes concealed handgun license holders to …

Report: Defense Department Needs to Focus on Threats From Within

“For decades, the department has approached security from a perimeter perspective…”

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Washington: Legislature Adjourns, No Time for Gun Owners to Rest in Defense of Rights

Last night, the Washington Legislature adjourned their 2014 session and while Initiative 594 stalled in the state Capitol, the fight is just beginning as the deeply flawed I-594 will now go to the November Ballot. …

French Soccer Player Gives Nazi-Like Salute After Goal. Part of His Defense? Obama Did It, Too. (See the Pictures)

“…a downward Nazi salute with an obscene gesture meaning ‘up yours.’”

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Rep. Bobby Rush campaign in pun formation: Chicago’s ‘unbearable’ defense may require congressional inquiry

The campaign Twitter account of Illinois Rep. Bobby Rush says it is run by staffers of the congressman with Rush personally tweeting from time to time (Rush’s official congressional Twitter handle is @RepBobbyRush), and somebody was so unhappy with performance of the Chicago Bears’ defense in tonight’s 33-28 loss to the Green Bay …
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Super Bowl of Hypocrisy: NFL Ad Policy Stiff Arms Daniel Defense

Here at the NRA, we love football.  This is America, after all….

‘Obamacare is not a banana’: Ana Marie Cox gives ‘best defense of Obamacare’ ever

What inspired Ana Marie Cox, political columnist for the Guardian U.S., to wax poetic on Obamacare today? It looks like it was this tweet from Sen. Ted Cruz. Remember that President Obama defended the “glitches” that continue to plague the Obamacare website by comparing them to the rollout of Apple’s (relatively seamless) new iPhone and iOS 7 operating system.

Protests Show Abortion Advocates Now on Defense Fighting a Losing Battle

Back in the day abortion proponents had all the mojo and pro-lifers were on the defensive. The photo below, via PBS, is of a pro-abortion rally demanding a repeal of pro-life laws in Washington, D.C.,  circa 1971.

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At the same time, feminists were pushing the Equal Rights Amendment in all 50 states. The photo below, via illinois.gov, is of feminists writing the names of ERA opponents in pigs’ blood on the floor of the Illinois State Capitol on June 24, 1982…

Defense Department opposes Purple Heart for Fort Hood shooting victims

For survivors of the 2009 Fort Hood shooting outside Killeen, Texas, having the attack called an incident of workplace violence was only the beginning of an ongoing series of injustices. According to Fox News, a Defense Department position paper argues against awarding those wounded in the attack the Purple Heart, because that would suggest that shooting suspect Nidal Hasan was guilty of an act of terrorism that turned Fort Hood into a battlefield, allegedly jeopardizing Hasan’s chance of a fair trial.

Graham Vows to Hold Up Obama Defense and CIA Nominees Until White House Gives More Answers on Benghazi

Graham Vows to Hold Up Obama Defense and CIA Nominees Until White House Gives More Answers on Benghazi

Key Senate Armed Services Committee Republican Sens. John McCain, R-Ariz., right, the ranking member, right, joined by Lindsey Graham, center, and Kelly Ayotte, left. (Credit: AP)

(AP) – A leading Republican senator said Sunday he would hold up Senate confirmation of President Barack Obama’s nominees to head the Defense Department and the CIA until the White House provided more answers about the deadly Sept. 11 attack against a U.S. installation in Benghazi, Libya.

Holder Adopts “Sergeant Shultze Defense” on Fast & Furious

— Continues to claim ignorance that DoJ was helping send guns to Mexico
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