Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

All Blogs / Politics / US Politics / Conservative / Popular


I’M SURE IT’S BECAUSE THE NEWS WOULD BE EMBARRASSING FOR REPUBLICANS: IRS dragging feet in release of inter-state migration data. “The (compiling of) IRS migration data was actually cancelled a few years ago, but it was reinstated thanks to a lot of political pressure from Congress. But since that reinstatement they have taken a quite [...]

Top Headline Comments 8-29-14

Happy Friday. For the second time this week, a flight had to be diverted because of passengers fighting over seat reclining. This is ominous: Putin's speaking at the pro-Kremlin Seliger youth camp. He's just said "The Russian and Ukrainian peoples...

Michael Brown Allegedly Involved in Second Degree Murder Case

Charles Johnson of Gotnews has two different police sources telling him that Mike Brown “had (a) juvenile arrest record involving second degree murder.” I had two law enforcement contacts who

Bloodstained Hypocrisy of Hollywood’s Violence Profiteers

Did you miss Tinseltown’s latest political correctness powwow? Preening celebrities showed their solidarity with Ferguson, Mo., at the MTV Video Music Awards show this week. Rapper Common led the convocation,

Obama About to Fire His Smoking Gun Again

Those who think that either the Constitution or possible negative consequences to the Democratic Party will deter President Obama from acting unilaterally on immigration policy probably still don’t understand what

Vox Explanation Highlights Gap Between Political World and Everybody Else

A recent column on may have inadvertently highlighted the gap between the nation’s political elites and the rest of the nation. Vox is an “explanatory journalism” site founded by

Build Better Teachers

For the past half-century, and particularly since the 1983 “Nation at Risk” report, Americans have been heaving great sacks of money at schools. Federal spending alone has tripled since the

Democratic Challenge (Cartoon)

Hillary Clinton's Foreign Policy Failures

The record is clear that U.S. foreign policy collapsed on Clinton’s watch and the world is a far more dangerous and far less free place as a result.

Russia Complains about Mocking Soviet Monuments!

The messages that the Bulgarians, Ukrainians, Czechs, Poles, and the rest of Russia's neighbors are sending to their self-appointed Big Brother are clear

History Repeating Itself in Europe

Within the past few days, two events neatly capture the bloodthirsty Russian bear in action.

Why Karl Rove and the GOP Establishment Will Lose Again

Rove and the GOP elite need to put down their pizzas and get out of the focus-group lab and into the real world a little bit.

Is the Petrodollar on its Way?

The United States used to have a commodity-backed currency. It could again, this time backed by oil.

New Wave or Clever Ruse?

Duke University is building a circle of academics whose suspect scholarship and lack of objectivity make them apologists for Islam’s unsavory aspects.

Should we Work with Assad to Defeat the ISIS?

"Sometimes you actually have to make an arrangement with some nasty people in order to get rid of some even nastier ones".


This week’s podcast is up on the podcast page.

Following Obama's Lead, AP Story on Ukraine Avoids Describing Russian Actions As 'Invasion'

On Thursday, an impatient Terry Moran at ABC News tweeted the following (HT Twitchy): "Say it: Russia has invaded Ukraine. Any other description is just weasel words." Clearly, both President Obama and the folks at the Associated Press,...Show More Summary

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC