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Cain's Checklist for Presidential Candidates
Herman Cain

Cain's Checklist for Presidential Candidates

By Herman Cain May 29th, 2015 And now there are 10!... continue reading


You're already paying for Obamaphones. Are you ready to fund the ObamanNET?
Clark Barrow

You're already paying for Obamaphones. Are you ready to fund the ObamanNET?

By Clark Barrow May 29th, 2015 DAILY BRIEFING SUMMARY MAIN STREET - Five years after the recession ended, many Americans still teeter on the financial brink, barely prepared to handle an emergency expense and aging... continue reading


White House: Hey, it's not our job to defeat ISIS
Dan Calabrese

White House: Hey, it's not our job to defeat ISIS

By Dan Calabrese May 29th, 2015 Lead from behind.... continue reading


Carly Fiorina hammers Hillary and Obama on equal pay for women
Robert Laurie

Carly Fiorina hammers Hillary and Obama on equal pay for women

By Robert Laurie May 28th, 2015 Nicely done. ... continue reading


Rick Santorum announces doomed presidential bid in interview with pretend journalist
Robert Laurie

Rick Santorum announces doomed presidential bid in interview with pretend journalist

By Robert Laurie May 28th, 2015 Ugh.... continue reading


The internet quickly solves a consumer protection problem that 45 years of federal regulations couldn't
Clark Barrow

The internet quickly solves a consumer protection problem that 45 years of federal regulations couldn't

By Clark Barrow May 28th, 2015   DAILY BRIEFING SUMMARY POWER GRAB - The administration announced final sweeping rules Wednesday to grant federal agencies environmental oversight over ditch... continue reading


EPA decides that pothole full of water on your property just might be a wetland
Dan Calabrese

EPA decides that pothole full of water on your property just might be a wetland

By Dan Calabrese May 28th, 2015 And that gives them jurisdiction over it.... continue reading


Bernie Sanders: We don't need 23 deodorant choices when children are hungry
Dan Calabrese

Bernie Sanders: We don't need 23 deodorant choices when children are hungry

By Dan Calabrese May 27th, 2015 What?... continue reading


Time to duck-and-cover. Marie Harf promoted - will join Kerry's 'Iran nuclear deal' team
Robert Laurie

Time to duck-and-cover. Marie Harf promoted - will join Kerry's 'Iran nuclear deal' team

By Robert Laurie May 27th, 2015 'Cuz it's a 'deal,' dontcha know. The Urban Dictionary, witch catalogs slang and colloquialisms, defines "Harfing" thusly: Obviously, the definition is derived from the infamous moment when Stat... continue reading


For 2014, five of America's ten fastest growing cities were in Texas
Clark Barrow

For 2014, five of America's ten fastest growing cities were in Texas

By Clark Barrow May 27th, 2015 DAILY BRIEFING SUMMARY JOBS, JOBS, JOBS - Whether measured by the percentage increase in the population or the sheer number of additional people, five of the ten fastest growing cities in t... continue reading


An Iraq War veteran pens a powerful defense of the decision to invade, remove Saddam
Dan Calabrese

An Iraq War veteran pens a powerful defense of the decision to invade, remove Saddam

By Dan Calabrese May 27th, 2015 The detail hindsight forgets, and the fiction murky memories create.... continue reading


Bernie Sanders announces he would welcome the return of the 90% tax rate
Robert Laurie

Bernie Sanders announces he would welcome the return of the 90% tax rate

By Robert Laurie May 26th, 2015 Says the Clintons are money hustlers.... continue reading


Saudis gave $10 million to Clinton Foundation, then Hillary OKd an enormous Saudi arms deal
Dan Calabrese

Saudis gave $10 million to Clinton Foundation, then Hillary OKd an enormous Saudi arms deal

By Dan Calabrese May 26th, 2015 Against State's own policies and over Israel's objections.... continue reading


Pelosi: We're totally winning the war against ISIS. Y'know. On Twitter & stuff.
Robert Laurie

Pelosi: We're totally winning the war against ISIS. Y'know. On Twitter & stuff.

By Robert Laurie May 26th, 2015 That'll show 'em. ... continue reading


Memorial Day Weekend: 27 shot, 8 dead, as Baltimore continues to spiral out of control
Clark Barrow

Memorial Day Weekend: 27 shot, 8 dead, as Baltimore continues to spiral out of control

By Clark Barrow May 26th, 2015 DAILY BRIEFING SUMMARY BALTIMORE - Baltimore saw at least 27 shootings and eight deaths over Memorial Day weekend, as the month of May could be the most violent the city has seen this cent... continue reading