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ART MOORE — With his hand on a Lincoln Bible, Donald John Trump, who had never held public office, was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States of America. The oath was administered by U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts. As he raised his right hand, Trump had his left hand on a Bible used in Abraham Lincoln's inauguration, which was on top of a Bible that Trump's mother gave to him at his Sunday School graduation in 1955.... (more)


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WASHINGTON TIMES — Donald John Trump, first dismissed as a stuntman, then a nuisance, then a threat to the political order, took the oath of office Friday to become the 45th president of the United States, ushering in one of the most compelling administrations in history.... (more)


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CHARLES HURT — Anybody expecting President Donald Trump to lay down arms and surrender his campaign once he got to Washington and give some kind of soaring inaugural address filled with gauzy political pablum was sure in for a shocking dose of harsh reality Friday.... (more)


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WASHINGTON EXAMINER — President Trump took a series of executive actions minutes after the inaugural parade concluded Friday evening, one of which was to place a regulatory freeze on all federal agencies until his administration provides further notice.... (more)


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LIFE NEWS — A new report out today indicates President Donald Trump will sign an executive order to defund International Planned Parenthood. Most pro-life Americans are anxiously awaiting Congress to pass a bill to defund the Planned Parenthood abortion business. While that defunding legislation concerns the domestic-based Planned Parenthood abortion corporation, president Trump has the ability to put in place an executive order that would revoke funding for its International affiliate.... (more)


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NEWSMAX — Trump's administration staff is preparing to cut government spending by $10.5 trillion over 10 years, according to The Hill. Plans include privatizing the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and eliminating the National Endowment for the Arts and National Endowment for the Humanities, according to The Hill.... (more)


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CLIFF KINCAID — The CIA and its media allies have thrown everything but the proverbial kitchen sink at President Donald J. Trump. Media bias, anonymous sources, and intelligence "garbage" have been on display. But the 25-page Intelligence Community report on alleged Russian hacking activities deserves special consideration, since a significant part of it relied on analysts hard at work watching broadcasts of Russia Today (RT) television.... (more)


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NEWSMAX — Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat delivered a shot at outgoing President Barack Obama in a new video published Thursday. According to The Jerusalem Post, Barkat accused Obama of "surrendering to the Iranians and radical Islam," along with "abandoning Israel."... (more)


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CHARLES KRAUTHAMMER — Barack Obama did not go out quietly. His unquiet final acts were overshadowed, in part by a successor who refused to come in quietly, and in part by Obama's own endless, sentimental farewell tour. But there was nothing nostalgic or sentimental about Obama's last acts. Two of them were simply shocking.... (more)


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ANDREW C. MCCARTHY — Thinking about what else could happen in the next 48 hours? The Investigative Project on Terrorism reports that CAIR (the Council on America-Islamic Relations) is leading a furious lobbying campaign by Islamists in the U.S. to persuade President Obama to free the five Hamas operatives convicted in the Holy Land Foundation case.... (more)


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WASHINGTON POST — Zeenat Rafiq had been married to her husband for just one week when her mother showed up at the couple's home in June offering to throw them a wedding celebration. It must have been strange for the 18-year-old Pakistani woman. Her mother, Perveen Bibi, had never approved of her relationship with Hassan Khan, a classmate. Nor had other members of the family, who had rejected multiple marriage proposals from her husband before the couple eloped.... (more)


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WASHINGTON POST — Many business professionals yearn to live an authentic life -- to conduct themselves according to the principles they hold dear. With the election of Donald Trump, this desire for genuine authenticity has swept through the fashion industry. As a recent Post column noted, a number of famous designers have refused to dress Melania and Ivanka Trump because they abhor the president-elect's policies and practices.... (more)


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WASHINGTON TIMES — Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has been extradited and was en route Thursday evening to the United States to face criminal charges related to his leadership of the Sinaloa Cartel, the Justice Department announced.... (more)


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WES VERNON — In the middle of the 20th century, the world made an almost seamless transition from the residue of World War II straight into a highly troubling aftermath. Reports and hearings, in and out of Congress, showed that a demonstrably hostile force on both a worldwide scale and here at home had attained influence in many of the areas of society -- education, entertainment, news media, powerful foundations, family relations; also government, especially our own State Department, whose propaganda and "diplomatic" efforts had the effect of foisting upon us a Communist China.... (more)


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CLIFF KINCAID — The civil rights "icon," Rep. John Lewis (D-GA), has suddenly discovered the dangers of Russian influence in the U.S. political process. He tells Chuck Todd of NBC News, "I don't see this President-elect [Donald J. Trump] as a legitimate president. I think the Russians participated in helping this man get elected. And they helped destroy the candidacy of Hillary Clinton."... (more)


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BRYAN FISCHER — The chances are good that William Pryor is at the top of Donald Trump's list of nominees to replace Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court. William Pryor, however, would be a "terrible, horrible, no good, very bad" choice to take Scalia's seat on the bench. (For a profile of Judge Pryor's judicial career, go here.)... (more)


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ERICK ERICKSON — President Obama intends to release a bunch of people from GTMO. Some of the people he has already released have gone back to the battlefield to try to kill Americans again. So Ted Cruz is offering up a really commonsensical piece of legislation -- declassify the histories of those Obama is releasing from GTMO.... (more)


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WASHINGTON TIMES — It was the defining promise of the early days of the "hope and change" administration: President Obama would signal a new era of U.S. engagement with the world by closing, within a year, the detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.... (more)


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NEWSMAX — The Senate Armed Services Committee voted decisively Wednesday to approve Donald Trump's pick for defense secretary, clearing the way for retired Marine Gen. James Mattis to be confirmed shortly after the president-elect is sworn in.... (more)


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NEWSMAX — A prominent California pastor claims President Barack Obama pardoned national-security secrets leaker Chelsea Manning because of an affinity for supporting people who "are confused about who they are" or believe in same-sex marriage.... (more)


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WASHINGTON EXAMINER — The National Education Association is urging students and teachers to skip school Thursday to protest the presidency of Donald Trump at school.... (more)


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WASHINGTON TIMES — It's clear: According to liberal dogma, one can only be a feminist if they are pro-choice. Organizers of the anti-Trump Women's March, which include abortion groups like Planned Parenthood and NARAL, were put into an uncomfortable position, when some pro-life groups wanted to join them.... (more)


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DAILY WIRE — As the Daily Wire reported Tuesday, the Hollywood trade Variety released its latest issue, a special Inaugural edition that features five left-wingers opposed to Donald Trump, the man who will be sworn in as our 45th president Friday. The cover features CNN's Van Jones, Chelsea Handler, rape-hoaxer Lena Dunham, Michael Moore, and Hamilton's Brandon Victor Dixon. All five stand together holding a large American flag... A flag that, in full-violation of United States Code, is dragging on the ground.... (more)


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NEWSMAX — President-elect Donald Trump will "come out smoking" as soon as he takes over the Oval Office, bestselling author David Horowitz told Lou Dobbs on Fox Business News Wednesday night.... (more)


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NEWSMAX — Nearly seven in 10 Americans say President-elect Donald Trump's use of Twitter is a bad idea, an NBC/Wall Street Journal poll reveals.... (more)