“I don’t think you need to spend $1 billion to be elected president of the United States in 2016. I don’t think it’s necessary if you run the right kind of campaign, you don’t need to have these massive amounts [...]
Bill Clinton gave 11 speeches during his wife’s tenure as secretary of state, each connected to companies that had business pending before the State Department, according to the author of a new book on the Clinton Foundation, who notes...Show More Summary
By Infidel753 Hillary Clinton is now officially in the 2016 Presidential race, and will almost certainly be the Democratic nominee. And we're lucky to have her. She can do the job, she can do the job right -- and, critically, she can get the job. Show More Summary
Susie Clark and her husband spent days hunting diamonds at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro, Arkansas, before finding a 3.69-carat white diamond, which she saw "sticking out of a furrow ridge in the plowed dirt," the park announced. Show More Summary
Another week, another audience, and Sen. Rand Paul has changed his position yet again on the use of drones in military and combat, this time when cornered by FOX News. Dave Weigel: “I do think that there is a valuable use for drones and as much as I’m seen as an opponent of drones, in [Read more...]
Ruth Bader Ginsburg has already decided on gay marriage. Ginsburg, a former civil rights lawyer, has been uncharacteristically outspoken in advance of one of the most significant civil rights decisions in decades. In August, she became the first Supreme Court justice to officiate at a same-sex wedding. Since then, she’s highlighted the big shift in [...]
Last week we learned that while Ted Cruz is very No Homo, he’s quite curious about experimenting with gay bucks. Which is why he attended a Manhattan soirée hosted by (in)famous hotelier businessgays Ian Reisner and Mati Weiderpass,Show More Summary
Teddy's at it again, blaming teh gays for an epidemic of so-called "liberal fascism" targeting Christians. First, he'd like to claim all Christians as Republicans. At least four of us living in my house aren't going to jump ship anytime...Show More Summary
We've all been taken in by satire sites, but Power Line Blog author John Hinderaker managed to be duped by a Las Vegas jokester. Hinderaker has been desperate to "prove" that Harry Reid was beaten up by the Mob. That's so much sexier...Show More Summary
I have recently started to use satire to illustrate, accentuate and exaggerate what I feel are outrageous stances on social and political issues. Often I quote my favorite satirist, Andy Borowitz, but sometimes I try my hand at it — admittedly a risky undertaking when there are so many well-known and excellent satirical publications and [...]Show More Summary
Oh, the irony. Former president George W. Bush trashed President Obama on Iran and ISIS during a meeting with the Republican Jewish Coalition on Saturday. He opined that Obama had America in retreat mode on the world stage and that he was too soft on Iran and ISIS. Um, remember “Mission Accomplished?” More from Bloomberg: According [...]Show More Summary
At a Sunday press conference, Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake told reporters that she and the law enforcement in the city she runs have a de facto responsibility, in the name of "balance," to give "space" to "destroy" to "protesters"...Show More Summary
(Paul Mirengoff) The Assad regime has suffered a series of setbacks in its fight against rebel forces to the point that its ability to retain power appears to be in jeopardy, the Washington Post reports. Walter Russell Mead concurs. Both the Post and Mead cite Robert Ford, the former U.S. Show More Summary
Fox News echoed an unfounded suggestion that a black female Miami police officer who followed military service guidelines by standing at attention during the Pledge of Allegiance might be "Muslim," and therefore disloyal to the United...Show More Summary
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TAXPROF ROUNDUP: The IRS Scandal, Day 716.
"Hell, I'd be popular, too, if I owned NBC News."
Martin O’Malley (D), “who’s been busy traveling to early presidential nominating states, is diverting overseas for a few days to make some money for his family,” the Washington Post reports. “The Democrat is scheduled to deliver a series of paid [...]
As ex-President, George W. Bush has spent the entire Obama presidency keeping quite on national politics. But this week, W. has finally spoken up to slam Obama on his foreign
The New York Times last week published a startling statistic: there are "1.5 million missing black men" from the American landscape. It's startling for some, but for those living it - the men placed behind bars and the families of those...Show More Summary