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Rand Paul: Poking Fun At Jeb And Hillary

[guest post by Dana] Slyly killing two dynasties with one stone, Rand Paul released a “fake” phone call between Jeb Bush and Hillary Clinton, humorously mocking the political dynasties of both families: BUSH: “Hey, Hill. It’s Jeb.” CLINTON: “Hey, Jeb. To what do I owe this pleasure?” BUSH: “Well, it’s true — I’m thinking about […]

VIDEO>>> Code Pink Tries to Arrest Kissinger – John McCain Tells Them “Get Out of Here You Lowlife Scum”

Code Pink barged into the Senate Armed Services Committee hearing Thursday with former Secretaries of State Henry Kissinger, Madeleine Albright, and George Shultz. The far left protesters tried a citizens’ arrest on 91 year-old Henry Kissinger. Senator John McCain lectured … Continue reading ?

White House unhinged over Netanyahu speech

At first blush, it might seem that the White House has become unhinged over a now-rescheduled appearance by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu before a joint session of Congress. After days of whining that Netanyahu’s appearance was not cleared with the White House, U.S. officials have taken to the press to anonymously screech and moan, […]

PEJMAN YOUSEFZADEH says goodbye to Andrew Sullivan. Actually, I suspect Sullivan will be back. In …

PEJMAN YOUSEFZADEH says goodbye to Andrew Sullivan. Actually, I suspect Sullivan will be back. In my observation, it’s easier to quit blogging than it is to stay quit.

Confirmed: Texas Muslim Community Creates Private Court to ‘Dispense Shariah Law’

A community of Muslims in Dallas, Texas have created their own private “court” to dispense shariah compliant “justice” to their own people. The existence of this extra legal “court” has

My Problem with Sarah Palin

With Sarah Palin once again hinting at a presidential run, pundits and politics wonks are all the more aflutter with 2016 talk.

Surprise! RIOT BREAKS OUT at St. Louis Civilian Review Board Meeting #Ferguson

What a shock. Tonight a riot broke out at the Civilian Review Board meeting at St. Louis City Hall. Meeting on proposed civilian oversight review board out of control at Ferguson City Hall..@AntonioFrench and @ChrisCarter3 help restore order at … Continue reading ?

ISIS Praises Saudi Media for Blurring Out Michelle Obama’s Naked Face

Barack and Michelle Obama stopped by Saudi Arabia today after his visit to India. During the stop Michelle Obama refused to cover up for the visit to the Kingdom. (Good for her!) In response to her decision, Saudi media blurred … Continue reading ?

"Why Your Workout Should Be High-Intensity."

A NYT article by Jane E. Brody that you might enjoy reading and talking about. I'm not one for high-intensity workouts, and nothing that could possibly be said on the subject is ever going to change me. I'm linking because I love the illustration by James O'Brien. Nice work!

Breaking: Jordan Agrees to Prisoner Swap With ISIS – No Word on Japanese Hostage Kenji Goto

The Jordanian government agreed to a prisoner swap with ISIS today. The Jordanians will release female terrorist Sajida al-Rishawi in exchange for the pilot held by ISIS. Japanese hostage Kenji Goto appeared in a new ISIS video Tuesday. In the … Continue reading ?

Michigan Restaurant Bans Michael Moore Over Attacks on “American Sniper”

No chicken wings for you! Michigan business owner Tommy Brann posted this sign outside his sports grille. “Michael Moore and Seth Rogen are NOT allowed in my place” The owner said he is honoring the bravery of American Sniper Chris … Continue reading ?

Abandoned for Decades : A Home From the 1960’s

I have always been a fan of abandoned places. The #ruinporn hashtag has made my life so much cooler after I found it – and this cool place certainly has

WELL, LOOK AT HOW THEY TREAT THE TEA PARTY, WHICH IS A VERY MIDDLE-CLASS MOVEMENT: Why are Republic…

WELL, LOOK AT HOW THEY TREAT THE TEA PARTY, WHICH IS A VERY MIDDLE-CLASS MOVEMENT: Why are Republicans so weirdly hesitant to talk about America’s middle class? The paucity of “middle” mentions is bizarre. The story of this anemic economic recovery — and really of the entire 2000s — is how poorly America’s broad middle […]

SARAH PALIN Lashes Out at Bill O’Reilly after His “Reality Show” Swipe (Video)

Sarah Palin does not want to be considered just a reality show star. Former Governor Sarah Palin lashed out at Bill O’Reilly last night on Hannity. Knowing what the media is going to do, it’s going to take more than … Continue readi...

GOOD: Sharyl Attkisson leads Loretta Lynch witness list as Senate Republicans plan tough hearing. …

GOOD: Sharyl Attkisson leads Loretta Lynch witness list as Senate Republicans plan tough hearing. Investigative journalist Sharyl Attkisson leads the list of witnesses who will testify at the confirmation hearing. Attkisson is suing the Justice Department, accusing it of tapping her phones and computer while she worked as a correspondent for CBS News. Milwaukee Sheriff […]

The “Affordable” Health Care Act?

Obamacare (a/k/a The Patient Protection and “Affordable” Care Act), was passed during the Christmas season of 2010 in the dead of night ‘to find out what’s in it’ This progressive panacea pitched as a means to supposedly insure the then-projected… Continue reading ?

A Foolish Consistency Is the Hobgoblin of Chait’red Minds

(Steven Hayward) Jonathan Chait of New York Magazine has a very solid piece which we linked to in our picks section earlier today decrying the runaway political correctness on college campuses.  It contains a robust restatement and endorsement of the fundamental liberal case for democracy and free expression.  Good for him. Show More Summary

Seriously? Group Uses ISIS Hostage Kenji Soto Video to Promote Its Gay Website

On Tuesday Japanese hostage Kenji Goto appeared in a new ISIS video. In the video Kenji says, “I have only 24 hours to live.” On Saturday Goto appeared in video holding a photo of his beheaded colleague Haruna Yukawa. Kenji … Continue reading ?

Chris Christie’s Appeal to Centrists is Failing to Catch Fire

It is plain that New Jersey Governor Chris Christie thinks that his path to the White House lies in plying the middle ground between conservatives and moderates and presenting himself as the man who can appeal to all political factions. Show More Summary

"White House Drone Crash Is Tied to Drinking by Intelligence Worker."

"A man who says he operated a drone that crashed on the White House grounds early Monday is an employee of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, according to law enforcement officials. He told Secret Service investigators that he had been drinking at an apartment nearby before he lost control of the craft, the officials said."The NYT reports.

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