|Facebook to conservative user: Picture of lilac tree considered ‘pornographic’|
On Thursday, a conservative Facebook user who wished to be identified only as “Carol” told Examiner.com that Facebook declared a picture of a lilac tree to be pornographic after a liberal “troll” complained. Additionally, she said Facebook also called a picture of her granddaughter opening Christmas presents pornographic after complaints from “trolls” who wished to silence her.
|Las Vegas feels magnitude-4.8 earthquake 100 miles away|
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A magnitude-4.8 earthquake struck a rural area of southern Nevada on Friday, shaking buildings more than 100 miles away and shutting down a busy Las Vegas interchange as road-tripping travelers were descending on Sin City for Memorial Day weekend.
|Kirsten Powers on the War Against Free Speech and Why Most on the Left Don’t Get It|
I spoke with Fox News contributor Kirsten Powers this week about her new book, “The Silencing: How the Left Is Killing Free Speech.”
|Updated NASA Data: Global Warming Not Causing Any Polar Ice Retreat|
Updated data from NASA satellite instruments reveal the Earth’s polar ice caps have not receded at all since the satellite instruments began measuring the ice caps in 1979. Since the end of 2012, moreover, total polar ice extent has largely remained above the post-1979 average. The updated data contradict one of the most frequently asserted global warming claims – that global warming is causing the polar ice caps to recede.
|Sheriff David Clarke Destroys Obama’s Phony Narrative That Cops Are Racist|
Following the violent riots from paid Marxist thugs in Ferguson, MO, and Baltimore, MD, the false narrative spun by Obama, former attorney general Eric Holder, and professional racial grievance profiteer Al Sharpton, as well as the leftstream media, is that the Obama Regime must takeover local police forces in order to turn around the problem of blatant racism.
|Bobby Jindal on Religious Liberty Order: ‘Don’t Waste Your Time Trying to Bully Me in Lo|
Defying state legislators who rejected a measure that sought to protect “the right of conscience as it relates to marriage,” Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal acted on his own Tuesday.
|FCC’s Open Internet Order Won’t Stand Up To The First Amendment|
Is watching Netflix on the broadband Internet more like (A) watching cable television or (B) talking on the telephone? Common sense suggests the answer is “A,” and the court that overturned the previous open Internet rules chose “A”; the First Amendment demands it. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) nevertheless chose “B.”
|Public outcry forces FEC Democrats to junk bid to regulate Internet, Drudge|
The Federal Election Commission, facing punishing criticism for suggesting that political activity on the Internet should be regulated, rejected talk of new rules Thursday, a victory for GOP commissioners who feared Democrats were targeting conservative sites, even the Drudge Report.
|Teacher in China Ordered to Have Late-Term Abortion or Lose Her Job Now Allowed to Give Birth|
A teacher in China who was facing the prospect o having to have a late-term abortion or lose her job has been allowed to give birth following international pressure on the Chinese government.
|Omaha police officer killed in shootout hours before going on maternity leave|
A 29-year-old police officer who had put off maternity leave after giving birth prematurely to a daughter in February was being mourned Thursday, a day after she was gunned down in a shootout with a fugitive.
|Illegal Alien Charged With Child Molestation and Pornography Able To Work With Kids Thanks to Obama|
Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee Chuck Grassley has sent a letter to Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson demanding to know why an illegal alien who was working as a camp counselor, charged with child molestation and with distributing nearly 1000 images of child pornography, may have avoided deportation under President Obama’s deferred action program (DACA).
|Ferguson ‘Protesters’ Are Now Protesting That They Didn’t Get Paid|
Were the Ferguson protests a spontaneous expression of community outrage or an orchestrated campaign with paid “protesters”? It’s looking more and more like the latter.
|‘Gosnell’ Movie Producer Confronts the Convicted Killer in ‘Chilling’ Prison|
Ann McElhinney, co-producer of “Gosnell,” a film about abortionist Kermit Gosnell, came face to face with the convicted killer in an exclusive prison interview.
|Teacher suspended after stomping on American flag in class|
MARTINSVILLE, Ill. – An Illinois public school teacher has been placed on leave for the rest of the school year after allegedly placing an American flag on the floor of his classroom last week and stepping on it.
|Osama bin Laden’s pornography stash to remain under wraps, US decides|
The list of documents recovered from Osama bin Laden’s Pakistan hideout and released by US intelligence officials includes operational notes, family letters, political analysis and histories of Islamist militancy.