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Domestic Army Update

It would be an interesting test of loyalty for the troops…

Directive outlines Obama’s policy to use the military against citizens – Washington Times.

A 2010 Pentagon directive on military support to civilian authorities details what critics say is a troubling policy that envisions the Obama administration’s potential use of military force against Americans.
The directive contains noncontroversial provisions on support to civilian fire and emergency services, special events and the domestic use of the Army Corps of Engineers. The troubling aspect of the directive outlines presidential authority for the use of military arms and forces, including unarmed drones, in operations against domestic unrest.

“This appears to be the latest step in the administration’s decision to use force within the United States against its citizens”

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“Shout Me Down”

Dear Class of 2014: Thanks for Not Disinviting Me – Bloomberg View.

Now, before I close, I would like to address those members of the Class of 2014 who might think that it’s wrong to ban speakers whose views you reject. Your reactionary belief in tolerance and open-mindedness is truly distressing. I beg you to remember that every controversial question has only one answer. You have absolutely nothing to learn from people whose opinions you dislike.

And now, graduates, before things go too far — before you run the risk of being thought to be on the road to becoming responsible adults — please, rise to your feet, and, speaking with one voice, shout me down!

Thank you.

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They might know if they had bothered to ask those questions…

 

Via WeaselZippers

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Shields Up For Hillary

In a normal world this would be career suicide…

Eleanor Clift Says Ambassador Stevens Was Not Murdered In Benghazi Attack » The Right Scoop

Thanks for the mention Twitchy:

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Another story from “The Science Is Settled” file…

Saturated Fat and Skepticism | National Review Online.

This news is more than just another example of changing health guidelines. It’s a cautionary tale about trusting the scientific consensus.
For more than 50 years, the best scientific minds in America assured us that saturated fat was the enemy. Animal fat, we were instructed, was the chief culprit in causing obesity, Type II diabetes, and heart disease.

 

 

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Death Cult For Kids

I’ll let the video speak for itself…

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