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Blogline of the Day: Boston Marathon Terrorists – State supported?

“The Tsarnaev brothers were state-supported terrorists. The state was Massachusetts.” Howie Carr was talking about this on his radio show today – what the Herald (the paper where he is a columnist) had gotten from the State of MA for welfare payments via FOIA demands – 500 pages with welfare payments over $100,000. Yeah, the …

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Stella Tremblay Already Proven Right – Sort of…

Democrats love to dither over context, so here’s a stick in your eye. Tremblay, who bless her heart refuses to back down despite being badgered by the left over her own personal concerns about US government sponsored domestic terrorism with regard to the Boston Marathon bombing, was–to some degree at least–correct.   Skip provided that tid-bit …

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On the news that US Senators Manchin and Reid will be trying to grab for gun control again this year….

After all, it was not US DHS MRAPs, the FBI SWAT teams, MA State Police, or the Watertown Police (and all the others) that found that 19 year old Bomber. Once again, with a single, solitary Citizen finding him, it could have been a case of “when seconds count, the police are only minutes away” …

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Williams – Sonoma: the Dick’s Sporting Goods of the kitchen set?

Updated & Bumped: This is when you get caught being stupid.  From CNSNews: Williams-Sonoma Releases Statement Apologizing for Pulling Pressure Cookers “Pressure cookers are available at all our stores nationwide. “In the days immediately following the tragic bombings in Boston a local decision was made to remove pressure cookers from the sales floor of the …

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The Respite

“If you want to conquer fear, don’t sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.”  —Dale Carnegie News, day and night is awash with the Boston Bomb tragedy. Three people, one of whom is a kid…perished…No need to rehash the whole sordid thing, its plain tragic and horrific. Nobody will come right …

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Obomba

I don’t know.  As things progress, it just seems like we might be spelling it that way moving Forward. President Barack Obomba.

Explosions at the Finish Line of the Boston Marathon

Update: video Update: 6:16 pm – JFK Library event may now have just been an electrical fire.  Looks like the authorities are slowing down the “immediate” news releases as we get past the first couple / few hours after the initial explosions.  If someone wanted max media exposure for the after effects, they got it.

New York Times Nicholas Kristoff, big Lefty, already goes partisan attack dog and blames Republicans for tragedy

And of course, the Lefty Progressives were the first to blame Republicans – NYT’s Nick Kristoff was the first to go all-in-nuclear-partisan: tweeted out ”explosion is a reminder that ATF needs a director. Shame on Senate Republicans for blocking apptment“.  Uncool and he has since recalled it as EVERYONE went after him.  But again, NOTHING …

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