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Detroit Front Porch Shooting Case: Day 4 End-of-Day Wrap-Up

SHOCKER: Missing $100 bill and police on scene recorded speculating that McBride may have been a prostitute seeking payment

Jesse Ventura wins a big defamation verdict against the former Navy SEAL who wrote “American Sniper."

The estate of Chris Kyle now owes Ventura $1.8 million.[J]urors heard a videotaped deposition from Mr. Kyle, who defended his writings as accurate. The jurors were presented an array of statements Mr. Ventura made on topics like religion and war over many years, and defense lawyers suggested that his reputation was already deeply complicated... Show More Summary

Open Thread Town Hall: Senator John Hoeven Takes Your Questions

Senator John Hoeven will be taking your questions on SAB tonight. Here’s how it will work. You can begin posting your questions below. Senator Hoeven will begin answering them at about 6:00pm central time, and he’ll stick around for an hour. He’ll be signed in to the commenting system using his Twitter account. If you’re new...

Mississippi might have built nuclear plant with proven technology

NEW UNITS: Plant Vogtle’s two new plants in Georgia are the first nuclear plants to be built in the U.S. in more than three decades. By Steve Wilson | Mississippi Watchdog Turns out, Mississippi might have built a nuclear power plant, which carries proven technology, instead of an ultra-expensive plant that employs a novel yet...

SO LOOKING IN THE ARCHIVES FOR STUFF ABOUT ROBERT FOGEL, I found this still-interesting interview by…

SO LOOKING IN THE ARCHIVES FOR STUFF ABOUT ROBERT FOGEL, I found this still-interesting interview by Arnold Kling.

WaPo?s Greg Sargent Devastates Halbig Case Against Obamacare Federal Subsidies With Bombshell Reporting (JeffB.)

Guest post by JeffB./@esotericCD. Wait, did I say "devastates?" I meant "vindicates." I get confused about stuff like that sometimes. Then again, in my defense, so does Greg Sargent. Let me explain. This is a lengthy post, so fair warning....

RINO Hour of Power: Is President Obama Checking Out of the Presidency?

It’s a bizarre situation in Washington as several pundits and commentators have openly wondered if the president of the United States is as engaged as he should be. As the world literally spins out of control, the president appears to be withdrawing from the center of action. Fundraiser after fundraiser, golf games, [...]

MSNBC's Resident Abortion Champion Irin Carmon Hails Blow to Miss. Clinic Regs

MSNBC's chief abortion rights absolutist Irin Carmon is giddy over a move today by a "conservative" federal circuit court panel to scotch an abortion-clinic regulation in Mississippi which requires abortionists to have admitting privileges...Show More Summary

SO LOOK AT THIS STORY ON WOMEN IN TECH. Now imagine a story on men being underrepresented in, say, …

SO LOOK AT THIS STORY ON WOMEN IN TECH. Now imagine a story on men being underrepresented in, say, university race-and-gender offices or corporate HR offices. I can easily imagine someone defending it by saying that women are more comfortable with feelings, while men’s thinking is “too linear.” Can’t you?

YOUR FEDERAL TAX DOLLARS AT WORK: A class for government workers on how to sound less Southern. Ca…

YOUR FEDERAL TAX DOLLARS AT WORK: A class for government workers on how to sound less Southern. Cancelled due to complaints of prejudice. “We’ve offered accent reduction training to foreign nationals for years... but this one obviously surprised some folks.”

ABC's Harris Falsely Hits Sarah Palin as the 'Woman Who Says She Can See Russia from Her House'

Nightline co-anchor Dan Harris on Monday night mocked Sarah Palin for her new internet channel and falsely identified the conservative this way: "The woman who says she can see Russia from her house." [See video below. MP3 audio here.] No, she didn't. Show More Summary

U.S. food board: Bad to the bone

FOOD ORDER: Angela Tagtow is leading government efforts to direct American diets. By Kenric Ward | Watchdog.org WASHINGTON, D.C. — In search of “sustainable” food sources, federal dietary panel is grazing the wrong pastures, critics warn. The Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee of the U.S. Department of Agriculture is building a new food pyramid with fruits,...

WashPost’s Dana Milbank Blames North Carolina GOP For Woman’s Death

On July 1, a local hospital in Belhaven, North Carolina closed its doors in part because the state legislature opposed the expansion of Medicaid. Since its closure, the liberal media rallied behind the town’s mayor Adam O’Neal, who has...Show More Summary

Where's that pen? Meade has lost a pen that was very special to him.

It was that cheap little pen with the hotel name on it that he liked so much because he wouldn't care if he lost it.

Support Israel? IRS Will Apply "Special Scrutiny"

Do you - or have you ever - supported Israel's right to exist? You just might be deserving of special attention from the IRS: The IRS has stuck by its story that tax-exempt applications by conservatives got slow-rolled because of bureaucratic bungling not because the groups opposed President Obama's policies. Show More Summary

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