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North Korean rocket launch looks like long-range missile test

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Just around a half-hour before Saturday night’s #GOPDebate, South Korean media reported that North Korea had just launched a rocket that seemed to be a long-range missile test. The United Nations Security Council is expected to meet Sunday morning to review the situation. Kerry released the following statement: This is the second time in just […]

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‘Who comes up with this tripe?’ Be inspired by OFA Truth Team’s latest [photo]

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http://twitter.com/#!/13wam/status/507266465305595904 What’s next? Well, it had better not be cynicism. Because Obama hates that: http://twitter.com/#!/OFATruthTeam/status/507265601501278208 Even worse than ISIS, probably. http://twitter.com/#!/ericinva/status/507266195901677569 Hey, maybe the Truth Team can teach us how to make our cynicism more “manageable.” http://twitter.com/#!/jasonahart/status/507266270027587585 Heh. *** Update: Hey, look! The official White House Twitter account is getting in on the action, too: http://twitter.com/#!/WhiteHouse/status/507277684532330496 […]

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President, VP observe International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia

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http://twitter.com/#!/AprilDRyan/status/467416992853405696 http://twitter.com/#!/jbendery/status/467417512565407746 Is it a White House first? An evolved President Obama has issued a formal statement commemorating Saturday’s International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia, or #IDAHOT. Tomorrow, as we commemorate the 10th annual International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia, we recommit ourselves to the fundamental belief that all people should be treated equally, that they […]

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Sarah Palin proposes new hashtag for Michelle Obama, celebrities

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http://twitter.com/#!/SarahPalinUSA/status/469872199793664000 #BringBackOurGirls is a worthy cause, but how about this, too? As long as the White House is engaging in hashtag diplomacy, why not have the first lady hold up one more sign, demanding that Mexico free Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi, imprisoned after taking a wrong turn across the border? Sarah Palin has even provided […]

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President’s uncle’s story contradicts White House account

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http://twitter.com/#!/RBPundit/status/407977183982804992 Onyango “Omar” Obama, 69, today testified at a deportation hearing that his nephew, Barack Obama, stayed with him in the ’80s while a student at Harvard Law School. That story, though, contradicts the White House’s account, which says that the two men never met. http://twitter.com/#!/jtuohey21/status/407956213104914432 Maria Sacchetti, immigration reporter for the Boston Globe, live-tweeted […]

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Obama grabs woman; These captions will have you giggling madly [photo]

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http://twitter.com/#!/toddstarnes/status/494304199514263553 As Twitchy reported, President Obama dined with selected letter writers Tuesday at Arthur Bryant’s Barbecue in Kansas City, Mo. Then this happened. http://twitter.com/#!/WillRabbe/status/494543652296073218 http://twitter.com/#!/petesouza/status/494309317328134144 Squee! http://twitter.com/#!/lachlan/status/494510768789131264 Heh. Reach for the hurl bag? Yes. But as a cure, use some laughter. It is the best medicine and all. http://twitter.com/#!/CuffyMeh/status/494316833176952832 http://twitter.com/#!/7OverTheWall/status/494312747513815045 And win: http://twitter.com/#!/CuffyMeh/status/494448480510046208 Snicker. http://twitter.com/#!/JamesJo/status/494315231221645312 Make […]

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After Iran uses US sailors for propaganda, Dan Pfeiffer looks for apology from … Obama’s critics

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The Obama administration’s “deal partner” Iran has released ten U.S. sailors after arresting them and showing photos and video on Iranian television. CNN contributor and former Obama adviser Dan Pfeiffer is looking for an apology, but not from Iran: In other words: #Facepalm Read more: http://twitchy.com/2016/01/13/after-iran-uses-us-sailors-for-propaganda-dan-pfeiffer-looks-for-apology-from-obamas-critics/

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Obama pivots from debunked contraception to debunked pay-gap narrative

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http://twitter.com/#!/BobOsbourne/status/484046296647344128 This administration never met a fallacy they didn’t like. http://twitter.com/#!/WhiteHouse/status/484043095542358016 Oh no. Poor Julia is going to be out almost half a million because of that lousy patriarchy. http://twitter.com/#!/MitchWVU18/status/484043657821958145 http://twitter.com/#!/JButcavage/status/484043736775548928 http://twitter.com/#!/rfarahmand/status/484044169623523328 http://twitter.com/#!/rfarahmand/status/484050852009611266 http://twitter.com/#!/hotrocksyes/status/484045610002432002 Laser-like focus on divisive hype. Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/07/01/obama-pivots-from-debunked-contraception-narrative-to-debunked-pay-gap-narrative/

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White House’s #BigBlockOfCheeseDay will feature ‘virtual’ cheese

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http://twitter.com/#!/thegarance/status/426847270714109952 The White House is excited to announce #BigBlockOfCheeseDay with as many puns as it can think of. http://twitter.com/#!/WhiteHouse/status/426854213147451392 What is Big Block of Cheese Day? It’s a take on TV’s “The West Wing.” The White House explains: In 1837, President Jackson hosted an open house featuring a 1,400-pound block of cheese. On Wednesday, January […]

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