There’s plenty of blame to spread in Europe, I write at Bloomberg View today. Greece’s government seems determined to incur the world’s blame for the emergent economic turmoil in Europe. Mark Gilbert summed it up accurately for Bloomberg...Show More Summary
Senator Cruz’s proposal to amend the Constitution to allow for judicial-retention elections has gotten a fair amount of attention at NRO. George Will suggested that it is evidence that Cruz is “unhinged”; Jim Geraghty reported on the...Show More Summary
WHY NOT? IT WAS PUT UP BY DEMOCRATIC GOV. FRITZ HOLLINGS: Republican-Controlled South Carolina Senate Votes To Remove Confederate Flag. The vote was 37-3.
(Steven Hayward) Of the entire GOP presidential field, I think the candidate with the best or most substantive grasp of the constitutional defects of the administrative state—the term for our unaccountable “fourth branch” of government that increasingly governs us without our consent—is Ted Cruz. Show More Summary
SKYNET IS NOT AMUSED: New AI Safety Projects Get Funding from Elon Musk. “When Silicon Valley entrepreneur Elon Musk is not trying to build rocket technology to colonize Mars or revolutionize energy storage on Earth, he worries about how artificial intelligence could someday slip its shackles and become a danger to humanity. Now some of […]
The ISM Non-Manufacturing Index rose 0.3 points in June to 56.0. The Gallup US Consumer Spending Measure reports that Americans’ daily self-reports of spending fell $-1 to $90 in June. The PMI Services Index declined by -2 points to 54.8 in June. The Fed’s Labor Market Conditions Index fell to a subdued 0.8 in June, with May’s reading […]
On Monday's New Day, CNN again reminded its viewers that the news network's idea of a politically balanced group of voters is to have Democrats who articulate liberal viewpoints paired with Republicans who themselves sound liberal with few conservative viewpoints expressed by anyone. Show More Summary
To the abortion absolutists of the left, it isn’t enough that a woman kill off the life inside of her. She then has to be happy about it. Case-in-point, liberal journalist Samantha Allen attacking post-abortion counseling in her recent piece for the Daily Beast.
FULL DISCLOSURE? CNN ANCHOR WHO’LL INTERVIEW HILLARY RECENTLY ATTENDED CLINTON AIDE’S WEDDING: Just as a great musician works with silence as much as actual sound, the many hard-hitting questions CNN’s Brianna Keilar won’t be asking Hillary will be fascinating! RELATED: “Chuck Todd ‘Sympathetic’ to Clinton Campaign Roping Off Press:” But of course — past and […]
Regardless of one's stance on these issues, it should be obvious that if the legalization of same-sex "marriage" is a national story, the determination by the radical left and its government "civil rights" enforcers to brutally punish...Show More Summary
Now that America has been Fundamentally Transformed (TM), the leftist media likes it more, and now demands to know: Why do all these Republican sour-pusses hate America? It's a funny question-- funny, because it could have been asked of the...
As news spreads of the illegal alien who was deported five times before he randomly murdered a woman in San Francisco, team Obama has now decided that the murder was
WELCOME TO CULTURE WAR 4.0: THE COMING OVERREACH, as explored by Benjamin Domenech and Robert Tracinski at the Federalist. Though based on this passage, it sounds like the left’s overreach in the culture wars has been in full-swing for quite a while now: If history repeats itself, it is good news for traditional Americans and […]
Rubio's Cuba policy views are wildly at odds with what most Cubans want.
It was announced on Monday that Hillary Clinton's first national TV interview will go to CNN's Brianna Keilar, a journalist who previously fawned over the Democrat's appearance at Chipotle. Keilar also attended the wedding of a top Clinton aide two weeks ago. Show More Summary
A GERMAN COMPANY IS BUILDING AN ARMY OF ROBOT ANTS: “SkyNet fears aside, what becomes of the human race when our every whim is catered to by robots?”, Steve Green asks. Come for the photos of the freaky-deaky German robot ants, stay for the Arthur C. Clarke versus H.G. Wells-inspired philosophical mediation on the future […]
John Fund’s post below reminded me of something: It was he who concentrated my mind on the Greek problem a few years ago. He had seen men in Greece, leaving their homes in coat and tie, pretending to their families that they still had a job. Show More Summary
RICK PERRY TALKS ABOUT RACE: Rick Perry’s speech last Thursday at the National Press Club haven’t received much attention in the mainstream media over the holiday weekend, until today’s Wall Street Journal editorial, which observes: But his remarks are far more than a mea culpa. He also lays out a rationale and a specific agenda for […]
Aunque Telemundo ha mostrado apoyo a un aumento del salario mínimo, la cadena brindó una cobertura más objetiva sobre la aprobación en California de una ley que obliga a las empresas a pagar ausencia por enfermedad a trabajadores temporales. Show More Summary