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Is Trump devouring the Lil' Fucker from Wisconsin?

From the New York Times:

Strategists for Jeb Bush believe that Donald J. Trump is drawing support from voters who are unlikely to support Mr. Bush but are essential to Scott Walker.

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War is good business!

From Reuters:

WASHINGTON – The number of U.S. troops deployed in battle zones is at its lowest level since before the 2003 invasion of Iraq. Still, Congress has authorized a 38 percent increase in the war budget.

#waraddiction

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Ah, Israel,the land of folk songs and kibbutzes

From the New York Times:

A Palestinian toddler was killed in an arson attack in the West Bank, according to the Israeli military, with Jewish extremists suspected because of Hebrew graffiti sprayed nearby.

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If the shoe fits for the spook surveyor than wear it....

From CBS News here:

A former senior counterterrorism official for the State Department pleaded guilty to voyeurism and stalking charges on Wednesday for secretly video recording women undressing in their Washington, D.C.

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Israel gets in on the Guatanamo Bay force feeding of inmates

From the Guardian here:

JERUSALEM — Israel’s parliament passed a contentious law on Thursday that would permit the force-feeding of inmates on hunger strike, eliciting harsh criticism over the practice.

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Politicians love beating up on teachers, cops get a free pass

From here:

The Bland arrest happened at a moment when American policing seems too often unhinged. And the ability to alter or take people’s lives rests in the hands of officers who, when confronted in a job that requires a deft touch for de-escalation, seem criminally unable to get a hold of themselves.

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Tax Prick Grover Norquist returns to fellate Uber!

From here:

Norquist was talking about the point at which Clinton, the Democratic presidential front-runner, said during the address that she would “crack down” on employers who “exploit” workers by “misclassifying them as contractors.”

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