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President Obama Attacks GOP Over Gun Control Debate

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President Obama believes House Republicans are not willing to budge on their gun control stance despite calls from a majority of Americans who are demanding changes to gun laws in the US. In a February interview with The New Republic, President Obama proclaims: “The House Republican majority is made up mostly of members who are… Read more »

Journalist: Reporters ‘Swoon’ When They’re Near Obama [Video]

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Most mainstream media journalists refuse to admit their liberal bias, but give Michael Hastings of the Rolling Stone credit for speaking truth about power. In an interview on MSNBC, Hastings admitted that most star-struck reporters, including himself, “swoon” in the presence of Barack Obama. As you might remember, Hastings wrote the controversial article about Afghanistan… Read more »

Largest Gun Show In Pennsylvania ‘Postponed’

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The Eastern Sports and Outdoor Show in Pennsylvania has been postponed. Protests against gun show organizer, Reed Exhibitions, is credited for the decision. Reed Exhibitions decided to ban assault weapons and high-capacity magazines from the largest gun show in the state. The move to ban legal firearms and ammunition from the Pennsylvania event prompted a… Read more »

New Yorker With AR-15 Faces Down Robber With A Handgun

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A New York college student grabbed his AR-15 when he heard his roommate scream. The scream was not a mere, “I tripped and sprained my ankle” kind of sound. The fast-thinking Rochester Institute of Technology student grabbed his semi-automatic rifle to protect himself, his friend, and his property. When roommate Christopher Boise heard noise coming… Read more »

Ralph Nader: Video Game Makers Are Electronic Child Molesters

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Ralph Nader, the former third party presidential candidate and consumer activist, apparently believes that video game creators are equivalent to child molesters. According to Politico, Nader maintains that President Obama’s gun control proposals fell way short of the mark by not going after video game producers: “We are in the peak of [violence in entertainment]…. Read more »

Women In Military Combat Ban Lifted By Defense Secretary

Women In Military Combat Ban Lifted By Defense Secretary

The women in military combat ban has been lifted Defense Secretary Leon Panetta. The decision by the Joint Chiefs of Staff overturns a 1994 rule prohibiting women in military combat roles when assigned to smaller units. This decision will allow women to apply for jobs in front-line position and elite commando units. According to ABC,… Read more »