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TURNABOUT IS FAIR PLAY: Here’s an ad slamming Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin for paying women on his sta…

TURNABOUT IS FAIR PLAY: Here’s an ad slamming Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin for paying women on his staff less than men. I imagine we’ll see a lot of these, since so many Dems are vulnerable, and since they’ve fertilized the field with all this #waronwomen talk. It’ll probably reduce the intensity of female voters’ support, [...]

Podcast: What’s Missing in Discussions About Crisis With Child Refugees at US-Mexico Border

Fifty-two thousand children have fled their homes in countries in Central America and journeyed to the United States. Some of them came with their families and the vast majority of them are now being put through a deportation regime, which President Barack Obama’s administration is committing resources to expediting so they will be sent back to the countries they fled.

The Hinderaker-Ward Experience, Episode 73: Love Is the Law

(John Hinderaker) This morning Brian Ward and I recorded Episode 73 of the Hinderaker-Ward Experience. Immigration was the topic of the hour, naturally, and it led to a discussion of the I-word and whether it should ever be uttered by Republicans. Show More Summary

“Where Can I Get Asylum?”

(John Hinderaker) That was the anguished question asked by an African-American woman from Baltimore on the Laura Ingraham radio show this morning. It ties in directly with this post from last night. Tony Lee at writes:Show More Summary

Cities shouldn’t fear the bankruptcy ‘reset button’

By Benjamin Yount | Watchdog Radio Detroit is not just an example of how defined-benefit pensions can ruin a city. As State Budget Solution CEO Scott Moody says, Detroit is also perhaps the example of how cities and states can hit “the reset button.” On the latest edition of Watchdog Radio, Benjamin Yount and Eric...

Midday open thread: Deceased centenarians get draft notices, Spielberg blasted for triceratops death

3 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Today's comic by Mark Fiore is Blasty the Drone, To Protect & Swerve: Join us today at 12:30 PM PT as Laura Clawson hosts another edition of Ask Me Anything (about Daily Kos). What's coming up on Sunday Kos... Votes - paid for in blood,...Show More Summary

Fighting The War On Bootstraps

BREAKING NEWS: Republicans have actually allowed a poor person to testify at Paul Ryan’s “War This space reserved for your ad.

Will Durst: Digital Cheese

In which our intrepid correspondent makes the painful admission that he doesn’t mind much being digitally probed. Now read this:Greenwald’s Latest NSA Bombshell Is An Incomplete Mess, Lacking Any Evidence of Wrongdoing (Jul 10, 2014) Want To Be An NSA Target? Just Try Looking For Tools To Protect Your Online Privacy (Jul 8, 2014) Significant [...]

Midday open thread: Colorado pot sales higher than expected, one way to get on NSA watch list

4 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Today's comic by Ruben Bolling is A formula for inequity, told in four generations: Initial claims for jobless compensation fall to 304,000. Out of state visitors account for 44% of recreational marijuana purchases in Colorado: Total...Show More Summary

Dustin Hurst featured on the Bill Post Radio Show

Dustin Hurst discusses his recent article “7 reasons to be hopeful about America’s future” on the Bill Post Radio Show. Listen to the entire interview here (2:30 mark).

Another Dead Black Teen, Another Questionable Police Officer

An encounter with police in Charleston, South Carolina, has left another black teen dead. Multiple witnesses,

EXCLUSIVE: Audio Of Alleged Texas Teen Rape Victim And One Of The Accused After The Incident

16-year-old Jada was allegedly raped last month in Texas. The high school junior said she had no idea what would take place that night when she went to a friend of a friend’s home. Since we reported that story, I was contacted via email by a friend of one of the men involved, who sent me [...]

Small town, little library, big government

By Benjamin Yount | Watchdog Radio You usually learn a lesson when you read a book. But a Kansas 9-year-old learned his lesson when he tried to give away books. In the latest edition of Watchdog Radio, Benjamin Yount looks at the lesson of big government being taught at the Leawood little library. Plus ALEC...

Midday open thread: UK rendition files destroyed 'accidentally', tallying voting errors in Congress

4 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Today's comic by Matt Bors is Stuff Jesus said: Veterans in Congress vanish: In the 1970s, more than 70 percent of the members of Congress had served in the military. But today it's only 20 percent. And after the midterm election, that...Show More Summary

Thad Cochran's Latest Senior Moment: Gets Lost in Capitol

Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS) literally got lost on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, The Hill reports. Cochran accidentally, while speaking with The Hill’s Cameron Joseph, went to the Senate Democrats’ luncheon instead of the Senate Republicans’ luncheon. Show More Summary

Police Brutality 101

Video has surfaced of a barefoot woman wandering on the eastbound Interstate 10 west of downtown Los This space reserved for your ad.

Dinesh D'Souza on Michael Moore: 'Anti-Capitalism Is a Good Racket'

While Dinesh D'Souza's America is sure to make waves with its stirring defense of the country against philosophical attacks, one aspect of it is surprising: the screen time he gives to leftist leaders including Noam Chomsky and Ward Churchill in fresh interviews, and Howard Zinn and Saul Alinsky via archival footage. Show More Summary

Six bucks a gallon? Where gas prices might be without the U.S. energy boom

ENERGY EXPLOSION: Boom times in places such as the Bakken Formation in North Dakota has helped the U.S. leapfrog Russia and Saudi Arabia in oil production. By Rob Nikolewski ? New Mexico Watchdog If you think the price of gas is high, imagine paying up to $6 a gallon. That’s what energy expert Dan Steffens...

Pat McGuigan discusses corruption on KOKC radio Patrick and Scott Mitchell discuss corruption in Oklahoma government.

A Halbig Fcking Deal: The Triumph of Textualism Over the “Intent” Argument That Leftists Hope Will Save ObamaCare

Last week, citing a post by Allahpundit, I mentioned the case that could kill most ObamaCare subsidies: Halbig v. Sebelius. I have now listened to the oral argument (.mp3 audio download) from the appeal in the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals, and I am now convinced that the judges on the panel will rule 2-1 […]

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