Just as Obama’s weakness encourages Putin’s militarism, we encourage statists to continue trampling more of our freedoms by offering only token resistance and ineffective responses.
Because so many people hold such strong ideological views today, there’s pretty much no way any solution to the immigration problem is going to make everyone happy.
If smart gun technology were such a good idea, the police would be first in line to demand it.
We are now deep into the “procedural” stage of BridgeGate, that period when implicated figures utilize the third branch of government as their first maneuver toward a best possible personal outcome: Two figures in a political payback plot that has overshadowed New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s administration will attempt to convince a judge that they […]
While Republicans have struggled to convince voters that open-ended federal spending will eventually hurt working Americans and the poor, the mortgage crash of 2008 may provide such an opportunity.
On Monday he will lay out an expansive economic platform in a Washington speech hosted by Google Inc. and the Jack Kemp Foundation. Here are the details, according to a text reviewed by The Wall Street Journal:
ONE of the loudest cheers that greeted any speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), a three-day shindig for the Republican Right that ended on March 8th, came when Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky warned the crowd that if they owned a mobile telephone they were under government surveillance. Show More Summary
A Minnesota Republican whose tweet dismissing the NBA as unpopular and dissing its players as thugs tells Breitbart Sports that the outrage directed at him serves as an instance of killing the messenger. “Let’s be honest, 70% of teams...Show More Summary
This is a true Detective Spoiler thread, so it will be beneath the fold. I think the most satisfying portion of the show was the arc and the closure we had tonight. For me, what mattered was the closing discussion, after it was all over, and both of them had come to their own peace. [Read more...]
One evening a young boy (yours truly) sat down in front of the bulky living room TV to watch a show called Cosmos. From the first strains of Vangelis and the first words of the gentle man named Carl I was hooked. For the next 13 weeks I was in awe as the majesty of [...]
Fred Kaplan identifies the contradictions in the Obama administration’s response to Russia: …
Condoleeza Rice rehearses some boilerplate rhetoric: These global developments have not happened …
Pet Shop Boys - West End Girls Pet Shop Boys release new song based on gay rights speech Pet Shop Boys have recorded a new song based on a gay rights speech made by a drag queen, which had gone viral on YouTube.
AS CPAC moves into our rearview mirror, Mark Halperin’s short post on Ready for Hillary is a reminder that the […] The post Ready for Hillary Intends to Bury Any Challenger [Video] appeared first on Taylor Marsh.
WASHINGTON — Are conservatives interested in new ideas, or are they merely infatuated with the idea of new ideas? Are they really reappraising their approach, or are they trying to adjust their image just enough to win elections? One way to look at this year’s Conservative Political Action Conference is as a face-off between the [...]
It’s a compelling event — something we all better hope we see more of, if America is to thrive. I speak of the FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics Competitions, which will be taking place at various cities across Canada and the U.S. Show More Summary
Minnesota State Rep. Pat Garofalo wants you to know that if the NBA folded there’d be an increase in street crime. He also reminds us that politics would be safer for him without Twitter. Let’s be honest, 70% of teams in NBA could fold tomorrow + nobody would notice a difference w/ possible exception of […]
Alabama Democratic State Representative Alvin Holmes, who recently created a firestorm by calling Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas "a very prolific Uncle Tom," was at it again on Tuesday. This time, the issue at hand was a "fetal heartbeat" bill restricting abortions. Show More Summary
It’s over. The 50th Annual Conservative Political Action Conference has ended, and it was everything I’d hoped and feared it would be. Once again, it wasn’t far from being great. I just wish it were. I look forward to it every year, and hate it while it’s happening. Show More Summary
A Vietnamese search and rescue plane has spotted what could be floating debris from the missing aircraft. Suspected fragments from the missing Malaysia Airlines plane carrying 239 people have been found off Vietnam. 239 people were aboard the plane when … Continue reading ?