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Reason #83,457 to homeschool

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 29, 2004 04:04 PM

From the Associated Press: Violence Scares Kids Into Avoiding School. The number of U.S. teenagers skipping school for fear of getting hurt climbed over the past decade, even though violence in schools actually declined, the government said Thursday….More than one out of every 20 high school students – 5.4 percent – skipped at least one […]

REASON #83, 457 TO HOMESCHOOL

By thisistwitchy  •  July 29, 2004 04:04 PM

From the Associated Press: Violence Scares Kids Into Avoiding School. The number of U.S. teenagers skipping school for fear of getting hurt climbed over the past decade, even though violence in schools actually declined, the government said Thursday….More than one out of every 20 high school students – 5.4 percent – skipped at least one […]

Baldwin vs. Baldwin

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 29, 2004 11:42 AM

Via CNSNews: Has-been gasbag actor Alec Baldwin “slammed the influence of religious conservatives on Wednesday, telling Democrats that the Republican Party ‘has been hijacked by these fundamentalist wackos.’” Meanwhile, Alec’s brother, Stephen Baldwin, who became a born-again Christian two years ago, has teamed up with Christian evangelist Luis Palau to produce an extraordinary documentary on […]

Hot book of the day

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 29, 2004 10:00 AM

Unfit for Command : Swift Boat Veterans Speak Out Against John Kerry Current Amazon.com rank: 2

Hyping hate crimes

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 29, 2004 09:11 AM

The University of Michigan released a study purporting to show widespread abuse and harassment of Arabs and Muslims in America. From the Washington Post: Derogatory comments — “Go back where you came from!” or “Ooh, are you a member of al Qaeda?” — were the most common form of abuse. Others alleged job discrimination and […]

Flight 327 lands on Capitol Hill

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 29, 2004 08:48 AM

Looks like Washington is paying attention to the Annie Jacobsen story. The Washington Times reports that “federal officials were summoned to Capitol Hill yesterday to brief Senate and House Judiciary Committee staff in response to reports of the incident, and the Federal Air Marshals Association requested a meeting with top officials in the Homeland Security […]

Investing in the future

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 29, 2004 08:21 AM

The Boston Herald reports that the “Kerrys raced to dump foreign stocks:” John Kerry’s family dumped millions of dollars of foreign holdings as he launched his White House bid, gobbling up Made in the USA stocks in a huge politically savvy international-to-domestic shift. The investments, mostly in the name of Kerry’s multimillionaire wife, Teresa Heinz […]

“He thinks illegal aliens can vote? What an idiot.”

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 29, 2004 02:56 AM

David Brock’s media watchdog group, Media Matters, spends its multi-million dollar budget trying to point out errors made by conservative talk show hosts and columnists. In yesterday’s edition, talk show host Michael Savage is accused of lying about illegal aliens and voting rights. Here is what Savage is quoted as saying on his July 26 […]

Another Muslim sniper?

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 28, 2004 05:05 PM

“Michael Wagner” is a black Muslim convert who was pulled over by an Iowa State Trooper for not wearing a seatbelt. No doubt the professional grievance-mongers are rushing to provide their pro bono services to an innocent man wrongfully profiled by racist cops. Never mind what was in his car: A 9mm pistol Three bulletproof […]

Terrorists don’t stop at the Rio Grande

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 28, 2004 04:39 PM

Ok, all you open-borders Pollyannas on both the left and right. Here is yet another example of terrorists traipsing across our southern border that you will no doubt ignore. Meet Farida Goolam Mohamed Ahmed. Federal News Radio reports: She was stopped at McAllen Miller International Airport on July 19 headed to New York. Eddie Flores […]

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