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President Obama repeatedly promised “if you like your plan, you can keep it” during his sales pitch for Obamacare. The New York Times covered for Obama, saying the president “misspoke,” and White House adviser Dan Pfeiffer recently updated the promise to “if you like your plan and it hasn’t already been changed or canceled, you can keep it.”
Enough is enough.
GRAPHIC CONTENT The interim Egyptian government ended a protest by ousted President Mursi’s supporters and things did not go smoothly. Many protesters were killed and many more were injured. Egypt, what is going on? GRAPHIC CONTENT [capt [...]
Protesters are bedding down for their fourth night outside of Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s office. The group, comprising members of the Dream Defenders and others, has been given permission to stay the weekend, although they’ve been informed that the air conditioning will be turned off as usual, and anyone who leaves won’t be let back in until Monday morning. Leaders of the Dream Defenders met with Gov. Scott last night but vowed to carry on their occupation until their demand for a special legislative session on “stand your ground” legislation is met.
CAIRO (TheBlaze/AP) — Hundreds of thousands of opponents of Egypt’s Islamist president poured out onto the streets in Cairo and across much of the nation Sunday, launching an all-out push to force Mohammed Morsi from office on the one-year anniversary of his inauguration. Fears of violence were high, with Morsi’s Islamist supporters vowing to defend him.
‘Start a War. Get a Gun. Shoot Me First’: Oregon Law Prof. Arrested, Fired After Intense Run-In With Student Immigration Protest
An adjunct law professor at the University of Oregon was arrested, charged and was fired from his post after an incident with a group of students hosting a pro-immigration demonstration on campus last week.
Video of the incident that occurred Thursday captures professor James Olmsted egging on students at a demonstration that featured a mock border patrol held by the newly formed group Students Against Imperialism. Here’s a shorter version of what happened (content warning: strong language):