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Adam Lanza: Newtown Sandy Hook Shooting Killed 26 In 5 Minutes

Adam Lanza. The perpetrator of the Newtown Shooting killed 26 people – 20 children and 6 adults – in just five minutes of time, and before taking his own life. That was according to the Danbury, Connecticut State’s Attorney, who released new information on the December 14th shooting tragedy today. It’s clear now, that Mr. […]

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Chevron Ecuador: Patton Boggs Must Give Documents Up; Judge Kaplan Writes History

The Chevron Ecuador case, which really should be called the “Tex-Pet Ecuador” case since Chevron was not operating in Ecuador at the time and up to Texaco’s departure in 1992, has produced another new and interesting development: U.S. District Judge Lewis Kaplan has refused the request of the Patton Boggs lawfirm to be recused from […]

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Cyberstalking Law Restarted With Obama’s Signing Of Violence Against Women Act

The Federal Cyberstalking Law is back. With President Obama’s signature of the bills that comprise the reauthorized Violence Against Women Act, The Federal Cyberstalking Law is back in place. This is how Sections 107 of The Violence Against Women Act reads: § 2261A. Stalking ‘‘Whoever— ‘‘(1) travels in interstate or foreign commerce or is present […]

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Hugo Chavez: AP Reporter Pamela Sampson Implies Social Spending Wrong

Hugo Chavez has died, and while he’s certainly no saint, the way some in the media have lazily characterized him is totally silly. First, we had CNN trying to diminish the Obama Administration’s success at having a better relationship with Chavez than Bush did. Now, we have AP Reporter Pamela Sampson blasting Chavez for spending […]

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President Obama Can Exempt Military Personnel From Sequestration

“Sequestration.” As of now, it’s one of the top search terms, high on the “Google Trend” list, save for Jodi Arias, Dancing With the Stars, Mediterranean diet, Wissam Al Mana, Michelle Obama Oscars, and Oscar winners. It’s a great place to be, at the Google Insight For Search 100, because just last week, Buzzfeed was […]

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Joe Jones: Ex-LAPD Officer’s Manifesto In Wake Of Christopher Dorner

Joe Jones is another African American ex-LAPD Police Officer who wrote his own Facebook-based manifesto in the wake of the Christopher Dorner incident. Jones was an LAPD cop for nine years, working patrol in what is called the Wilshire West Valley and West Los Angeles LAPD divisions, before retiring in 1998. While he writes of […]

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The State Of The Union Video, Transcript

The State Of The Union speech was epic. Here’s the video and transcript from Tuesday night’s incredible speech by President Obama. I don’t think it was better than the Inauguration Speech, but it was an excellent and emotional work. And here’s the transcript: President Barack Obama’s State of the Union Address — as delivered THE […]

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President Obama Introduces Immigration Reform: Transcript

President Obama introduced his plan for comprehensive immigration reform just about two hours ago, today, in Las Vegas. And from watching his speech, it’s clear Obama didn’t use a teleprompter this time around. The President reached for a set of notes tucked away in his right inside suit pocket, and then after a time, just […]

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Obama and Clinton On 60 Minutes, Transcript

President Obama and Secretary Of State Clinton appeared together on CBS’ 60 Minutes Sunday evening. What follows is the transcript from that TV event, assembled from the divided-by-page version published by CBS. Here it is: There are few people we think we know more about than President Barack Obama and outgoing Secretary of State Hillary […]

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Obama Recess Appointments Wrongly Rejected By Republican Judges

On the surface, the decision of the judges in the case of Noel Canning v. NLRB to declare invalid the January 4, 2012 appointments of Democratic members Richard Griffin and Sharon Block and Republican member Terrance Flynn (who have since resigned) may appear to be “ground breaking” but given that they were made by three […]

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Oakland Blogger Zennie62 Off To Cover Presidential Inauguration

The credentials were sent, and the sponsors secured: Oakland / Atlanta blogger Zennie Abraham aka “Zennie62” is set to leave for Washington DC to cover the swearing-in ceremony at the 57th Presidential Inauguration. The credentials arrived on January 9th, leaving just a few days to get ready to attend an event that it took so […]

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House GOP, CNN Commentator, Meet At Old Slave Plantation To Talk About Black People

You read that correctly. According to Gawker, House Republicans (you know, the GOP), are meeting at a former slave plantation, and with a CNN Commentator as one of their participants, to talk about how to reach more blacks and Latinos. As one person tweeted on Twitter, “this party is beyond stupid.” They’re meeting at a […]

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Obama Acts On Gun Control; Kentucky, St. Louis School Shootings Happen

As President Obama took action and enacted 23 executive orders, there were more mass gun shootings in Kentucky and in St. Louis. This from The Inquisitr: A St. Louis school shooting just happens to have occurred on the eve of the Obama gun control speech. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the St. Louis school […]

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President Obama’s 23 Proposals And Executive Actions For Gun Control, Full Doc

President Obama, with Vice President Joe Biden at his side, stated the case for signing 23 proposals and executive actions toward new, stronger gun control actions. But you’re probably wondering what those actions specifically are? Here’s the list, followed by the full 22-page document the White House embargoed until the President’s speech today: According to, […]

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City Of Oakland Committee Approves William Bratton Contract; Bad Move

The City of Oakland’s Public Safety Committee has approved the contract to hire the controversial William Bratton in a special consultant role, helping, but not replacing Howard Jordan, the current Oakland Police Chief. This blogger’s doesn’t come to bury the idea of Bratton, but to attack the very notion that the police will solve the […]

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New York Gov. Andrew Quomo Signs Stronger Gun Law

Not waiting for President Obama to act, New York Governor Andrew Quomo has signed a stronger state-wide gun law into action. The new legislation will fortify New York State’s existing assault weapons ban, limit the number of bullets in magazines and strengthen rules that keep the mentally ill from owning firearms. New York’s Democrat-dominated Assembly […]

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Presidential Inauguration: Sponsor Zennie62 Coverage Of Swearing-In Ceremony

As readers of Zennie62.com know, an email came on Wednesday called “STANDING COMMITTEE OF CORRESPONDENTS, CONGRESSIONAL PRESS GALLERIES,INAUGURAL PRESS TICKET NOTIFICATION” and said: The Standing Committee of Correspondents has assigned your organization the following for the Presidential Swearing-in Ceremony on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol on Monday, January 21st, 2013. 1 PRESS TICKET(S) […]

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Presidential Inauguration: Zennie62 Credentialed To Cover Ceremony

Las Vegas, NV – The Presidential Inauguration will have a new media member, literally: Zennie62.com / Zennie62Media. As this blogger prepares to attend the second day of the International CES 2013 here in Vegas (Zennie62 coverage sponsored by Tout.com) the Standing Committee Of Correspondents Congressional Press Galleries has granted Zennie62 a press credential to cover […]