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North Dakota to add Citizenship Test for High School Graduates

Did you know many high school graduates don’t know who George Washington is? I know, shocking! Well, there’s a proposal in North Dakota to force high school seniors to take a ten question oral exam, similar to the one applicants to become US citizens have to take. Show More Summary

Advocacy Groups Push For Expanded GW Bridge Bike & Pedestrian Paths

Another treacherous bike and pedestrian path may be headed for a needed expansion. Cycling advocacy groups are urging Port Authority to double the size of the George Washington Bridge's shared path as part of a pre-planned $1.03 billion project to replace its suspension cables. [ more › ]

Powell On ‘CBS This Morning’: Nothing Wrong With Opening Diplomatic Relations With Cuba

Former Secretary of State Colin Powell joined “CBS This Morning” from Washington to discuss the recent shift in U.S. policy toward Cuba. Although the retired army general, like former President George W. Bush, supported the economicShow More Summary

FCC says ‘Redskins’ is not obscene

In the latest saga involving the controversial Washington Redskins name, the Federal Communication Commission has declared the term “Redskins” is not obscene, according to Maya Rhodan of Time. Professor John Banzhaf of George Washington...Show More Summary

FCC rules 'Redskins' is not profane

The Washington Redskins is not an indecent name, the FCC ruled Thursday. For the agency to ban profanity on the radio, it must be deemed sexual or excretory, Politico reports. George Washington University professor John Banzhaf had petitioned...Show More Summary

Students at George Washington University Sign a Petition to Deport Americans in Exchange for Illegal Immigrants [Video]

My IQ dropped 10 points just watching these morons. I thought you had to be at least semi-intelligent to get into George Washington University – who knew you could be

GW Cancer Institute Receives Gift to Advance Patient Engagement through New Center

The George Washington University Cancer Institute has received a $150,000 memorial gift from the Center for Advancing Health to support a new patient engagement center.

HIV/AIDS Immunovirologist Dr. Doug Nixon Selected for 2014 National Academy of Inventors Fellowship

Today, Douglas Nixon, M.D., Ph.D., chair of the Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Tropical Medicine and Walter G. Ross Professor of Basic Science Research at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Science, was named a 2014 National Academy of Inventors Fellow.

The George Washington University Launches Podcast Series to Promote Innovation in Health Care

The George Washington University Office for Clinical Practice Innovation launched a podcast series to generate conversation about more efficient, cost-effective health care delivery.

Zap2it First: 'Sons of Liberty' cast photos recreate George Washington, John Adams portraits

The next miniseries from History will go inside the organization that sparked the American Revolution, and those who created it. Told over three nights, "Sons of Liberty" is the story of a group of young men who sought to gain freedom...Show More Summary

TNT drops ‘Christmas in Washington,’ another blow for producer George Stevens

5 days agoArts : Arts Post

As it has for the past 15 holiday seasons, “Christmas in Washington” will air on TNT Friday night. After that, the 33-year-old special will be without a home, at least for the moment: This is the final year that TNT is broadcasting the annual event. The network said Monday that its parent company Time Warner […]

TNT drops ‘Christmas in Washington,’ another blow for producer George Stevens

As it has for the past 15 holiday seasons, “Christmas in Washington” will air on TNT Friday night. After that, the 33-year-old special will be without a home, at least for the moment: This is the final year that TNT is broadcasting the annual event.Read full article >>

Patients don't understand risks of unnecessary antibiotics, GW study shows

WASHINGTON (Dec. 15, 2014)--Over prescription of antibiotics is a major factor driving one of the biggest public health concerns today: antibiotic resistance. In a first-of-its-kind study, research led by the George Washington University...Show More Summary

The Excruciating Final Hours of President George Washington

6 days agoOdd : Neatorama

A couple of months ago, we told you about the painful last days of King Charles II. Over a hundred years later, when former president George Washington fell ill in December of 1799, medical science hadn’t much more to offer. Washington felt worse the next morning, so his estate’s overseer, George Rawlins, tried to help. Show More Summary

George Will and Tax Reform: If Only He Were Old Enough to Remember the Sixties

George Will begin a Washington Post column on tax reform by bemoaning the fact that we have defined success downward. He notes the celebration over the 321,000 job gain reported for November, then tells readers: "In the 1960s, thereShow More Summary

George W Bush: 'Never Paint Your Wife Or Your Mother'

WASHINGTON (AP) — George W. Bush doesn't readily offer political opinions, but when it comes to portraits, he has some broad-brush advice: "Never paint your wife or your mother." Bush's new book about his father includes a portrait he...Show More Summary

3 George Washington Quotes that Can Make You a Better Investor

George Washington was more than happy to shed some insight on how we should manage our country and our money.

CIA lied about torture, Senate report suggests

President George W. Bush, Central Intelligence Agency Director George Tenet and others stand on the seal of the Agency March 20, 2001 at the CIA Headquarters in Langley, Virginia. Photo by David Burnett/Newsmakers WASHINGTON — When CIA interrogators were torturing accused Sept. Show More Summary

George Will's Michigan State Commencement Speech Draws Student Protests

Michigan State University (MSU) students protested before, during, and after George Will's speech at the university's graduation ceremony in response to the conservative Washington Post syndicated columnist's offensive comments about...Show More Summary

“Eric Garner, criminalized to death”

“… the political class… uses the multiplication of criminal offenses as a form of moral exhibitionism.” [George Will, Washington Post/syndicated] Tweet Tags: crime and punishment “Eric Garner, criminalized to death” is a post from Overlawyered - Chronicling the high cost of our legal system

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