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Ryan Girdusky

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Ryan loves books about farming, but has never worked on one and is a staunch supporter of gun rights, but has never shot one.

Ryan James Girdusky is a born and raised New Yorker. He has been politically active since his teens, and worked on many campaigns including Congressman Bob Turner, Mayor Michael Bloomberg, and for Liberty for All Super PAC supporting Congressman Thomas Massie.

Articles From Ryan

Bernie Sanders left speechless when asked to defend socialism in Latin America [VIDEO]

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Bernie Sanders has sold his vision of democratic socialism to the millions of young voters who make up the bulk of his supporters, but he can’t exactly answer why the socialist ideology has failed miserably in Latin America. During an interview on Wednesday with Univision’s León Krauze, Sanders was asked why socialism had failed in Brazil, Argentina, and Venezuela, […]

Jimmy Kimmel previews Trump/Sanders debate [VIDEO]

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Jimmy Kimmel may be responsible for one of the most watched television programs of all time: A debate between Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders. The late night host decided to give his audience a preview of what they could expect if the two really have a head-to-head matchup. On Thursday’s episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live, the […]

Criminal alien gangs are using Facebook to target their victims

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Meeting a millennial without a Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter is as difficult as finding a unicorn, but our generations obsession with social media is being used by criminal gangs from Central America to find their victims. Public Radio International reported on Thursday that illegal aliens who broke into to escape gangs in Central American countries like […]

Poll: Only 50% of Sanders voters say they’ll back Hillary over Trump

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Despite what all the establishment talking heads and wishful thinkers have been saying, the rift in the Democratic Party is real and growing. The Economist/YouGov poll released on Tuesday showed that only 50 percent of Sanders supporters were willing to vote for the former First Lady, a five point decline from a poll taken earlier this […]

#Facepalm: Millennials rate environment more important than education, terrorism, and foreign policy

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Millennials have inherited a huge mess from Baby Boomers: broken borders, massive trade deficits, deindustrialization, huge national debt, global terrorism — but according to a new poll all of that takes a backseat to the environment. The Economist/YouGov poll released on Tuesday showed that Gen Y voters named the environment the second most important issue this election, […]

GOP Congressman confesses to using marijuana in office, looks to overturn federal prohibition

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Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.) may look like your average Republican congressman, but don’t let his appearance deceive you. He’s personal friends with Dan Bilzerian, the first congressman in decades to admit he uses marijuana, and he is on a one man mission to protect states that have legalized pot. The Washington Post reported that Rohrabacher told a group of […]

Sanders and Trump agree to debate for charity, supporters explode with happiness [VIDEO]

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Donald Trump appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Wednesday and set the internet on fire when he agreed to debate Sen. Bernie Sanders, despite the fact that the Vermont Senator is not likely to be the nominee. Kimmel, who will be interviewing Sanders on Thursday, asked the Vermont Senator if he had a question he wanted […]

N.C. Poll: Clinton’s lead with millennials cut by 14% (in less than a month)

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May has become Hillary Clinton’s terrible, horrible, no good, very bad month, and new polling out of North Carolina has shown it’s only getting worse as millennials are abandoning the former First Lady. Public Policy Polling reported that in less than a month, Clinton’s lead among millennials in North Carolina slipped 14 percent in a head-to-head matchup […]

State Dept. says Clinton broke e-mail policy, conservatives (and Bernie Bros) celebrate

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A State Department internal watchdog group broke the news on Wednesday that Hillary Clinton and her staff did not comply with the State Department’s record-keeping policies. Conservatives and Bernie Sanders supporters couldn’t be happier. The Hill reported that the Office of the Inspector General stated Clinton circumvented policies to follow federal records laws, may have […]

#BlackLivesMatter protestor storms stage, threatens to slug Milo Yiannopoulos [VIDEO]

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Wherever Milo Yiannopoulos –“the Kanye West of Journalism” — goes, social justice warriors come out of their safe spaces and attempt to silence his opinions in the name of tolerance. Breitbart reported that Black Lives Matter activists and liberal protestors stormed the stage during the conservative firebrand’s speech at DePaul University on Tuesday, forcing it to end […]

Millennials: More adults live with their parents than with significant others (first time since 1880)

(Abby Drey/Centre Daily Times via AP)

Living with parents has become a lot more socially acceptable, desirable, and/or necessary than it used to be for many young Americans. According a Pew Research report released on Tuesday, millennials are the first generation of U.S. adults in 130 years who are more likely to be living with their parents than with either a spouse or significant other, […]

New anti-Hillary hashtag shows Bernie supporters aren’t going quietly

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Despite the attempts by Hillary Clinton’s surrogates, the Democratic establishment, and liberal writers to create a narrative that Bernie Sanders’ supporters are abandoning him to campaign for the former First Lady in the general election, millions of the Vermont senator’s followers refuse to give up. Sanders supporters began tweeting #Slogans4Hillary on Tuesday, and almost instantly it […]

Green Party’s Jill Stein to Bernie fans: ‘Don’t vote for the two-party system’

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Bernie Sanders supporters are in a tough position this election cycle. Establishment Democrats did everything in their power to undermine the Vermont senator’s candidacy, but on the other hand they really don’t like Donald Trump. Dr. Jill Stein told AJ+ on Monday that voters have to break up the two-party system before they can ever hope […]

Latina millennial comes out to family: ‘I’m voting for Trump’

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Millennials, women, and minorities are expected to fall in line with the Democratic Party, especially when the alternative is Donald Trump — but one young Latina came out to her friends and family that she would be voting for the Republican nominee. Natalie Lally wrote in The Tab about how she had finally confessed to her friends and […]

Paypal founder Peter Thiel to millennials: ‘Don’t squander your ignorance’ [VIDEO]

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Entrepreneur Peter Thiel, a co-founder of PayPal and Facebook’s angel investor, delivered Hamilton College’s graduation commencement on Sunday and told students to embrace their ignorance. Thiel said that throughout his career, older professionals with much more experience would mock the same ideas that made him billions. His youth and naiveté allowed him to dream beyond the […]

Not libertarian: Gary Johnson grew spending by 75% in New Mexico

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Libertarians are hoping that the 2016 election can launch their party as the official alternative to the mainstream parties — the only problem is their leading presidential candidate didn’t really support limited government. The National Review reported that former Republican New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson (turned Libertarian Party presidential candidate) rapidly increased government spending during his […]

Bernie Bros plan 4 days of rage at DNC Convention in Philadelphia

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All the talk that Hillary Clinton will unite the Democratic Party once she finally ties up the nomination has gone in vain. The ‘Bernie Bros’ are taking to the streets of Philadelphia to protest the Democratic Convention in July. The Wall Street Journal reported that Sanders supporters have secured permits to protest at FDR Park […]

Millennial men credit Trump with saving their lives

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Trump bros often joke that the billionaire is their “lord and savior,” but some really do mean it. Politico reported on Friday that some millennial men who have been battling drug and alcohol addiction for years found solace and hope in the Republican front-runner’s message. Nathan, a 30-year-old computer technician, suffered from alcoholism and an […]

Sanders supporters: Trump will be assassinated if he wins [VIDEO]

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Bernie Sanders supporters aren’t exactly repulsed by conspiracy theories, so it’s not too surprising that many of them believe Donald Trump would quickly be assassinated if elected president. VidMax attended a Sanders rally in Salem, Oregon on May 10 and asked the Vermont senator’s supporters what they saw happening if Trump became president. “World War III, the […]

Kimmel interviews candidate who accidentally posted porn websites [VIDEO]

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Mike Webb, who was running as a Republican in Virginia’s 8th congressional district, made national news when he accidentally shared a screenshot of his computer that showed two tabs opened to porn websites. So naturally, late night comedian Jimmy Kimmel had to interview him and made him keep his hands where the audience could see them. The Republican candidate said […]