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"Not even old Gen. Eisenhower … saluted military personnel" as president.
An indirect link
Says Dick Cheney "de-Ba’athisized the Iraqi government and created ISIS."
Political ties are pretty loose -- to either party
The prosecutor who brought the indictment of Texas Gov. Rick Perry "has ties to Obama. He has ties to the Democrats."
Blaming the Fed is peculiar, economists say
"Over the last 40 years, real wage growth has been flatlined because of the policies of the Federal Reserve ... It was all driven by the Federal Reserve."
An unconvincing use of statistics
"So far, the war in Gaza has left more than 1,800 Palestinians dead -- the population equivalent to 100 9/11s."
Amend, but to what end?
Because of the current immigration crisis, Republicans want to "repeal" a 2008 law that President George W. Bush signed and "want to be on record as not wanting to protect children from ... sex trafficking."
The kids started coming before the policy shift
Obama’s 2012 policy on younger immigrants "created these children coming across" the border.
Reagan wanted to stay on the ranch
Compared to President Obama, "President Reagan rushed home from Santa Barbara vacation, from the Reagan ranch when the Korean jetliner was shot out of the air by the Russians."
"For the first time in history, (Thor’s) hammer is being held by a woman."
True in some ways, not in others
"We are accepting more legal immigrants than we ever have in the history (of the United States.)"
Influx started before that
Children are crossing the border because President Barack Obama said "if you come, you’re going to be able to stay, because we’re not going to enforce the law."
Blond highlights, perhaps
An image of nine white, blond women shows "the amazing diversity of Fox News anchors."
A neutral term, at best
Redskins is "used historically" as "a term of respect."
They say they don't, but they do
Says Barack Obama broke a decades-old policy of "not negotiating with terrorists."
By most measures, the rate remains the same
From 2000 to 2008, we averaged "about five mass shootings a year. We're now averaging 15. So that's a three-fold increase."
Everyday high subsidies?
Walmart employees receive "roughly $5,800" in public assistance per year.
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