The “S” in President Obama’s DHS doesn’t stand for “security.” It stands for “sleaze.” In the wake of Dirty Harry Reid’s sabotage of the filibuster, Democrats have rammed through the Senate nomination of a shady Chicago crony associated...Show More Summary
“Obamacare was sold on a trinity of lies.” That ornate phrase, more suitable for the Book of Revelations or perhaps the next installment of “Game of Thrones,” comes from my National Review colleague Rich Lowry. But I like it. Most people...Show More Summary
It cost $40 million to produce, documents serious wrongdoing, and doesn't threaten national security. Team Obama won't release it.
If you have just returned from a space mission on a spaceship without Internet access and some Kool-Aid-drinking liberal has assured you the disastrous Obamacare problems are behind us, let me do my part to help deprogram you. The website problems were too numerous to count, and they are just the tip of the Obamacare iceberg. Show More Summary
The Daily Show's Jon Stewart gave Fox's Gretchen Carlson and Megny Kelly the treatment they deserved after they both decided to one up Bill O'Reilly and his fake 'war on Christmas" this week. Jon Stewart opened The Daily Show this Thursday...Show More Summary
House Speaker John Boehner would not be House Speaker John Boehner if it were not for the tea party and the other conservative groups he now criticizes. He says that they “lack all credibility” and accuses them of “using our membersShow More Summary
Had two of the frat boys down to go over end of year stuff, and at around 10:30 one borrowed my car to take a five minute trip to the grocery to get cigarettes, and of all things, cookies. On his way back, he got run off the road by a convoy of fracking trucks, [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
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Entering the world of official Washington is a bit like the mythical trip Alice took through the looking glass. Everything is upside-down and nonsensical. This was highlighted most recently in a Wall Street Journal article about howShow More Summary
“Our house is as quiet as a tomb.” So said a friend who’s at the same stage of life — that is, a mother of three with only one child still living at home. Her youngest, unlike mine, is an introvert, but like my Ben, he is exceedingly...Show More Summary
Progress: [P1] Progress! Bill Gates’s condom challenge is about to be met! This is important! [P2] Aspartame includes E Coli feces. Which goes to show how awesome is: it can make bacterial feces taste good. [P3] A fax machine… to copy life onto Mars! [P4] Google Books got a favorable ruling from the courts, and…
Support for stricter gun-control measures has dropped to its lowest level since last year’s tragic shootings in Newtown, Conn., according to the latest NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll. Fifty-two percent of Americans now say they want stricter laws covering the sale of fi …
(John Hinderaker) There is a reason why the infamous selfie photo is the only significant news story to emerge from Nelson Mandela’s funeral. The shot, and the story, resonate with people because they express what we already knew about Barack Obama: he is a narcissist. Show More Summary
WestJet Finds an Amazing Way to celebrate Christmas for their customers on a very special flight! h/t Susie Madrak. WestJet does Christmas right for passengers on a very special flight. Open thread below...
The latest Harper's Index® has been posted. An excerpt: • Portion of the adolescent prisoners in solitary on Rikers Island who have been diagnosed with a mental illness: 7/10 • Percentage of U.S. gun retailers who believe that “it is too easy for criminals to get guns in this country”: 55 • Number of the seventeen people bitten by L.A. Show More Summary
Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL), the ranking GOP member of the Senate Budget Committee, said Thursday that Senate Republicans plan to filibuster the budget deal that House Budget Committee chairman Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) cut with Senate Budget Committee chairwoman Sen. Show More Summary
Human Rights Watch says the U.S. is responsible for dozens of wrongful deaths in this manner. The air strike occurred on Thursday in the village of Qaifa, in Yemen’s central al-Bayda province. A military official told Associated Press news agency that initial information indicated the drone operators mistook the wedding party for an al-Qaeda convoy. […]
Republican leaders finally had enough with conservatives' antics and decided to take back control. It worked, and we got a budget deal.