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 2019-02-21 11:03 

The Intercept

Crazy in Gov: Why Won't the Media Discuss Trump's Mental Instability?...

There has never been a president like Trump: his all-caps tweets; his total lack of human empathy; his bragging and boasting; his childish point-scoring; his narcissism. The post Crazy in Gov: Why Won't the Media Discuss Trump's Mental Instability...

 2019-02-21 10:45 

Blunt Force Truth

Jussie Hits the Wall Episode 405...

On this episode of Blunt Force Truth, Chuck is joined by guest cohost Rusty Humphries, as Mark is busy causing global warming with his Audi R8. Chuck and Rusty kick off today's show by talking about the Jussie Smollett debacle. They explain why we sho...

 2019-02-21 10:34 

The Daily Beast

James Beard Award-Winning Bar Cure Turns 10...

The co-owner of the New Orleans' craft cocktail establishment recounts the highs and lows of their first decade in business....

 2019-02-21 10:33 

The Daily Beast

Socialists Should Take a Stand on Venezuela: No Trump, No Maduro, No War...

Trump's policy is not just to recognize an "interim" president, but to threaten military action against Maduro and impose sanctions that will leave the U.S. owning the starvation....

 2019-02-21 10:33 

The Daily Beast

Idaho Could be the Next Measles Outbreak...

Idaho is home to eight of the 10 counties in the country with the highest rates of non-medical vaccine exemptions....

 2019-02-21 10:33 

The Daily Beast

Oscars 2019: Harvey Weinstein and the Welcome Death of the Oscar Smear Campaign...

Marlow Stern and Kevin Fallon look back at the long history of Oscar smear campaigns—an ugly culture that thankfully seems to have died with Harvey Weinstein....

 2019-02-21 10:31 

The Daily Beast

To Target Israel, Iran's 'Suitcase' GPS Kits Turn Hezbollah Rockets Into Guided Missiles...

Military sources say Iran is refitting thousands of 'dumb' rockets in Syria and Lebanon so they can zero in on targets the length and breadth of Israel....

 2019-02-21 10:05 

Roll Call

Brett Kavanaugh could decide how redistricting is done...

Voters keep voicing their frustration with the politically fraught way that state lawmakers redraw congressional districts every 10 years, and have approved ways to outsource the work with hopes of making fairer maps. Colorado and Michigan approved ballot...

 2019-02-21 10:04 

Roll Call

Some Republicans with bases in their districts break ranks with Trump over wall funding...

Though typically aligned with the White House, some Republicans who have military bases in their districts oppose President Donald Trump raiding $3.6 billion in military construction projects to finance walls along the southern border. Recent polling find...

 2019-02-21 10:03 

Roll Call

Why politicians, and everyone, need to think about legacy...

OPINION — At least the bill was approved on a voice vote. That was the bill that would make lynching a federal crime, passed in the Senate late last week — in 2019. Let that sink in. The legislation still must be approved by the Democrat-contr...

 2019-02-21 10:02 

Roll Call

States, consumer groups blast CFPB's fintech protections...

State attorneys general, consumer advocates, community activists, and banking regulators are criticizing proposed legal protections for banks and technology firms that develop "innovative" financial products. The protections would come from the Co...

 2019-02-21 10:00 

The Daily Beast

Trump White House Is Forcing Interns to Sign NDAs and Threatening Them With Financial Ruin...

Not even the interns are exempt from the legally dubious rite of passage practiced by the Trump White House....

 2019-02-21 10:00 

Roll Call

Former top military advisers urge Congress to pass gun background checks bill...

More than a dozen retired top military commanders, leaders and advisers, whose careers spanned both Republican and Democratic administrations, are throwing their weight behind a bill in the House and Senate that would require universal background checks f...

 2019-02-21 10:00 

Axios

Keeping AI away from the bad guys...

In the U.S. and Europe, Big Tech is under fire — hit with big fines and the threat of stiff regulation — for failing to thwart the profound consequences of its inventions, including distorted elections, divided societies, invaded privacy, and ...

 2019-02-21 09:36 

Economic Policy Journal

The Facts You Need To Know That Will Allow You to Destroy Green New Deal Thinking...

Richard A. EpsteinRichard A. Epstein, the Peter and Kirsten Bedford Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, the Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Law, New York University Law School, and senior lecturer at the University of Chicago, calls Rep. Alexandria Oc...

 2019-02-21 09:30 

The Resurgent

Pro-Aborts Aren't Victims; They Create Victims...

It's one of the most curious approaches to a lopsided public policy battle I've seen, and yet it continues to work. The propensity of pro-abortion advocates to play the underdog is so frighteningly effective, I have to ask if the portion of the ge...

 2019-02-21 09:00 

Slate Magazine

Where Do Black Conservatives Align With the GOP?...

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 2019-02-21 09:00 

Gallup News

Most Blacks Rate Race Relations With Whites as Bad...

Americans say race relations between most groups are good, but most black Americans rate black-white relations negatively. Americans overall are more negative on current black-white relations, though they are optimistic about the future....

 2019-02-21 08:15 

USA Today

[ Opinion ]

I edited my Mississippi high school yearbook. Blackface is not the only way to do damage....

The courage of my high school's first black graduates is inspiring. If only I could have been as courageous in acknowledging them in our yearbook....

 2019-02-21 08:01 

The Daily Signal

Podcast: Duck Dynasty's Phil Robertson on His Christian Faith...

Why did he become a Christian after an early life of sexual hedonism? What's his advice to parents trying to raise kids who stay Christian?... Read More The post Podcast: Duck Dynasty's Phil Robertson on His Christian Faith appeared first on The D...

 2019-02-21 07:29 

The Right Stuff

FTN 191: Indigent Peoples' Day...

McFeels and Halberstram break some updates on the Smollett case and are shocked to learn that the Trump admin actually followed through on stopping payments to CA's rail fail before pivoting to a primer on everything you need to know about the emergen...

 2019-02-21 07:16 

AP

N Carolina US House candidate faces questions over choices...

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — When the Republican narrowly leading the country's last undecided congressional election asks North Carolina elections officials to overlook ballot manipulation in a rural......

 2019-02-21 06:39 

Mediaite

Kamala Harris: I Will 'Never Apologize' for Prosecuting Rapists, Murderers and Child Molesters...

Speaking with The Daily Show's Trevor Noah on Wednesday, 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris said she will never regret prosecuting rapists and molesters. Harris' comments were in response to Noah asking about the controversy spar...

 2019-02-21 06:33 

Washington Examiner

Judiciary Committee Democrat: I hope Mueller exonerates Trump...

At least one congressional Democrat hopes the special counsel investigation to clear President Trump....

 2019-02-21 06:24 

Slate Magazine

Did Schoolballer21 Predict Zion Williamson's Shoe Explosion?...

It took only 36 seconds for the most anticipated college basketball game of the year to lose traction. Duke's cadre of freshman standouts faced North Carolina on Wednesday night, and tickets at Cameron Indoor Stadium reached Super Bowllevel prices on ...

 2019-02-21 06:21 

The Gateway Pundit

Barack Obama Lectures Minority Youth 'You Don't Need Eight Women Around You Twerking' (VIDEO)...

What did we just watch? On Tuesday, Barack Obama spoke at an event in Oakland, California to mark the 5th anniversary of the My Brother's Keeper Alliance, an organization that focuses on helping minority youth. The My Brother's Keeper Alliance is ...

 2019-02-21 06:07 

AP

Democrats prepare resolution against Trump's declaration...

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats are preparing to take a defiant stance against President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration seeking to fund his Southwest border wall without......

 2019-02-21 06:05 

Fox News

[ Politics ]

Swalwell bypasses coffee inside Trump Tower, tweets about it...

Rep. Eric Swalwell, D-Calif., got a different kind of roast after sharing how his trek to get a cup of coffee on Wednesday involved bypassing a caf in the nearby Trump Tower and walking a couple of extra blocks in snowy New York City to get his caffeine f...

 2019-02-21 06:05 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Bombshell Mueller report may never be fully revealed...

Robert Mueller's report could land within days, yet rather than offering definitive answers, his hotly anticipated filing might only ignite a new controversy -- over how much of the special counsel's conclusions most Americans get to see....

 2019-02-21 06:03 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Top US and Chinese trade negotiators will face off at the White House...

President Donald Trump's top negotiators will press hard in this week's talks with their Chinese counterparts to close gaps on issues spanning everything from currency manipulation to halting Beijing's practice of forcing American companies to...

 2019-02-21 06:00 

American Thinker

Australia facing a brick wall of blackouts...

Australia needs to rebalance economic imperatives against populist ideas regarding the release of carbon dioxide to the atmosphere....

 2019-02-21 06:00 

American Thinker

Nick Sandmann wouldn't be the first to win a libel suit against the Washington Post...

He might take some pointers from an old oil magnate....

 2019-02-21 06:00 

American Thinker

McCabe and Comey's sad story: By definition, we can't leak...

McCabe and Comey play with words....

 2019-02-21 06:00 

American Thinker

U.S. and Chinese Trade Harmed by Discrimination in Courts...

Both the U.S. and China display pro-government bias in court decisions involving trade -- but the U.S. is worse....

 2019-02-21 06:00 

American Thinker

Why Trump stepped out of the INF nuclear missile treaty...

Western Europe is not happy....

 2019-02-21 06:00 

American Thinker

Jussie Smollett's Hate...

Leftists have seen America the way Jussie Smollett does — bigoted, racist, shameful — for the last sixty years....

 2019-02-21 06:00 

American Thinker

Trump has a Winning Hand, but is the Deficit a Looming Disaster?...

Can Trump's revenue growth strategy reduce the deficit? Only if progress is made in cutting spending rates...

 2019-02-21 06:00 

American Thinker

Don't learn to code...

Do we need more software developers and software engineers?...

 2019-02-21 06:00 

American Thinker

K-12: Reformers Needed...

Who will fix America's wrecked public school system if not you?...

 2019-02-21 06:00 

American Thinker

It's not about Hispanics; it's about the law!...

When it comes to the border, liberals need to get a grip....

 2019-02-21 06:00 

American Thinker

Death and fear on the streets of Idlib...

Hayat Tahrir al-Sham -- one more pack of bandits unleashed on the Syrian people....

 2019-02-21 06:00 

American Thinker

The Trump Doctrine...

Two years into the Trump presidency, we can get a glimpse of his governing philosophy....

 2019-02-21 06:00 

American Thinker

What explains Democrats' self-contradictory views?...

The elected Democrat officeholders of today and the ill educated voters who put them in office have to be the most conflicted people history has ever seen....

 2019-02-21 06:00 

American Thinker

Manny is in but most want out...

As Manny Machado heads for San Diego, a lot of Californians are thinking about leaving....

 2019-02-21 06:00 

American Thinker

A Citizen Suing the Department of Justice Needs More than Just a Winning Legal Argument...

Improper government surveillance of journalists, politicians and other U.S. citizens threatens our democracy....

 2019-02-21 06:00 

American Thinker

Left-wing media will say anything and destroy anyone to topple Trump...

For those who seek the truth by way of credible facts and corroboration, these are trying and troubling times. Just ask Nicholas Sandmann or Justice Kavanaugh....

 2019-02-21 06:00 

American Thinker

Goodness gracious, great walls of ire!...

It takes towering hypocrisy to make the arguments Democrats are now making against a southern border wall....

 2019-02-21 06:00 

American Thinker

Hoda Muthana: Return of ISIS brides unites Left and right in disgust...

It turns out that liberals and conservatives both can be relied on to oppose ISIS brides getting a free pass back into the United States....

 2019-02-21 06:00 

American Thinker

Smollett indictment has Dems suddenly supporting 'presumption of innocence'...

Wednesday was a bad day for Jussie Smollett....

 2019-02-21 05:51 

The Daily Beast

After Jussie Smollett, Will Real Victims of Anti-LGBT Hate Crimes Be Heard?...

Those who weaponize hate crime hoaxes to cast automatic doubt on all victims of racist and anti-LGBT violence have just gotten a brand new Exhibit A. Now real people will suffer....

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