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RUTH WEDGWOOD: Ban Ki-Moon Is About To Break The Boycott of Iran. “Maybe the secretary general hopes to show that he is not constrained by the foreign-policy preferences of the Western democracies.”
ENTHUSIASM: Reader Tim Ellis emails from outside the Romney-Ryan rally in High Point, North Carolina: “I am in line at the High Point NC rally, I can’t possibly begin to tell you how many people are here. The line is winding around buildings at least 3 blocks. People are still flowing in too (into line, [...]
IN THE MAIL: From Richard Miniter, Leading from Behind: The Reluctant President and the Advisors Who Decide for Him.
BOYCOTTING THE BOURGEOIS INSTITUTION OF MARRIAGE, but demanding the bourgeois institution of wifely inheritance. Wait, you mean that “all property is theft” stuff only applies to other people’s property? Gabrielsson and Larsson weren’t just a couple, but also a leftist action group. First they were Maoists and then Trotskyists, voicing their criticism of the Swedish [...]
RICHARD FERNANDEZ: Boom-and-Zoom vs. Turn-and-Burn: “By picking Paul Ryan, Romney has decisively broken from Obama’s policy path. The selection of Ryan means Romney is no longer running as Obama-lite. He’s bet that the guys in no-man’s-land don’t want Government Cheese. They want a real job. They want a real future. They want to be citizens [...]
VIDEO: DNC Chair Doesn’t Know Political Affiliation Of Obama Endorsed Super PAC.
#TSAFAIL: Stranded jet-skier saunters through JFK safeguards. “A stranded jet-skier seeking help effortlessly overcame the Port Authority’s $100 million, supposedly state-of-the-art security system at JFK Airport — walking undetected across two runways and into a terminal, The Post has learned. Show More Summary
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MICHAEL BARONE: Romney-Ryan ticket puts entitlement crisis at center of campaign. Romney’s choice was not much of a surprise after he told NBC’s Chuck Todd on Thursday that he wanted someone with “a vision for the country, that adds something to the political discourse about the direction of the country. I mean I happen to [...]
LIFE IN BLOOMBERG’S NEW YORK: Bronx pol’s secret Facebook page with staffer boytoy. She’s a real swing voter. To constituents, she’s Naomi D. Rivera, a mild-mannered, bespectacled Bronx assemblywoman whose social-media page is dotted with her accomplishments, thoughtful sayings and the latest neighborhood news. Show More Summary
FROM HOPE AND CHANGE TO RACISM AND IGNORANCE: Congresswoman Donna Christensen: ‘Are there black people in Virginia?’
CYNTHIA YOCKEY COULD USE SOME HELP. I donated.
ETHANOL VS. THE WORLD: The corn fuel mandate is raising food prices and hurting the poor. In 2007 and 2008, food prices spiked, resulting in much higher U.S. grocery bills and far more hunger in the poorest countries as the global supply chain buckled. The world may now be on the cusp of a 2012 [...]
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Galloping To Insolvency. The spiraling rise of component costs in higher education are helping to inflate the higher-education bubble. One of the reasons those costs are out of control is that colleges and universities see no merit in keeping track of some of the larger ones. You cannot exercise fiscal discipline [...]
PROFILES IN DECLINE: Comparison of 2010 and 2011 Enrollment and Profile Data Among Law Schools.
MESSAGE TO WOMEN: You Must Hate Paul Ryan.
HOW’S THAT HOPEY-CHANGEY STUFF WORKIN’ OUT FOR YA? (CONT’D): Exclusive: U.S. banks told to make plans for preventing collapse.
ANOTHER REASON TO REPEAL THE HOLLYWOOD TAX CUTS: Google Appeases Hollywood But Rankles Internet Freedom Watchers. “Google’s nod to Hollywood with its decision to demote in its search results sites accused of copyright infringement raises questions about fairness and the ability of suspected violators to challenge the move. The Motion Picture Association of America has [...]
PAUL RAHE: Romney’s Declaration Of War. “In choosing Paul Ryan as his Vice-Presidential nominee, Mitt Romney has opted to go for broke, and he has indicated that he is a serious man — less concerned with becoming President of the United States than with saving the country from the disaster in store for it if [...]
JAZZ SHAW: Paul Ryan boosts Romney with strong gun-rights record.