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Obama mental health “advocates” try to separate gun violence, mental illness

James Holmes was mentally ill long before he went on shooting spree in an Aurora Colorado theater. Jared Loughner was mentally ill long before he shot up Gabby Giffords and a host of others outside of an Arizona supermarket. Seung-Hui Cho showed signs of mental illness well before Virginia Tech. Adama Lanza was mentally ill […]

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It’s a crime. Because they say so, that’s why.

It looks like the Senate of the People’s Republic of Coastal California is shredding the Constitution again: Spurred by mass shootings in Connecticut, Colorado and Arizona, the California Senate on Wednesday approved seven bills to tighten regulations on guns and ammunition. The measures would: • Outlaw detachable magazines in rifles and so-called button bottoms; • […]

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But 90-percent wanted more background checks!

We’ve been listening to the New York Times, and Washington Post, and both of MSNBC’s viewers continually bleat about a dubious poll someone commissioned where the end result was that “ninety percent of people want more background checks on guns.” These same outlets, along with their financial sponsor Michael Bloomberg, have been browbeating people with […]

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Backlash: Democrats in CO face recall elections over unconstitutional gun laws

When legislators assault the rights of the people, the people have right to demand their ouster: A handful of Democratic state lawmakers in Colorado face recall petition efforts in what looks to be the first wave of fallout over legislative votes to limit gun rights. In an era in which recall efforts are booming, from […]

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Moseley: The Obama Administration lied about Benghazi: CIF could have been on the ground in 3.5 hours

Writing in The American Thinker, Jonathan Moseley exposes both former Defense Secretary Gates and current Defense Secretary Panetta as liars attempting to protect a feckless administration: Elite U.S. troops were completely capable of saving Ambassador Chris Stevens during the Benghazi Consulate attacks on September 11, 2012.  Elements of the highly specialized Combatant Commanders In-Extremis (CIF) […]

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