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(Update) Ben Carson: Congress Shows Stupidity is a Choice

Update (No satire): On Wednesday, Dr. Ben Carson apologized for and walked back his assertion that prisons prove that...

A ‘Higher Call’ in the Skies Over Nazi Germany

“Once in a while, you hear an old war story that restores your faith in humanity. Usually it involves a moment of...

Cartoon: President Walker and the Koch Brothers

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Fanta ad ‘forgets’ Germany’s Nazi past

Still from a Fanta TV ad (photo credit: YouTube) The Coca-Cola Company pulled a German television ad for the orange soft...

Netanyahu Speaks, Money Talks (Guest Voice)

Netanyahu Speaks, Money Talk by Bill Moyers and Michael Winship Everything you need to know about Israeli Prime Minister...

Cartoon: Obamacare Plank

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Clinton’s Use Of Private Email Suggests Democrats Need To Consider A Plan B For 2016

The reports I discussed yesterday regarding Hillary Clinton using private email as Secretary of State are leading some, such...

Cartoon: Hillary E-mails

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To Defeat ISIS, Win the Peace

To Defeat ISIS, Win the Peace By Jason Stanford After huddling with his war council in Kuwait, Defense Secretary Ash Carter...

To nobody’s surprise, Supreme Court seems split on health care law

To nobody’s surprise, Supreme Court seems split on health care law WASHINGTON — A clearly divided Supreme Court on...

Cartoon: Hillary Clinton emails

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Netflix sparks question: What is a movie?

It was recently announced that former Chicago improviser Tina Fey’s new TV show, “Unbreakable Kimmy...

Cartoon: Israel and the GOP

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In the Meantime, in Iraq and Syria…

Remember the announcement by a Central Command (Centcom) official two weeks ago of plans to retake Mosul from ISIL in...

Did Hillary Clinton Learn Anything During All Her Years In Politics?

The report in The New York Times that Hillary Clinton used a private email account while Secretary of State, possibly...

Fact-check on Iran

Politifact.com has an article up that fact-checks a number of claims about Iran that is worth a read. Obama has defended...

’Rithmatic Doesn’t Add Up in One School District–and it’s Not Alone

The Danville Education Association (Pa.) has been operating without a contract for three years. Two years ago, the...

Giuliani a Reflection of Everyday Republicans

Things have gone quiet about former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani’s widely denounced comments about President...

How to live longer, in 100 annoying steps

The following editorial appeared in the Chicago Tribune on Tuesday, March 3: ——— Want to live to age 115? Emma Morano,...

Hillary vs. you and me and the facts

Conor Friedersdorf points out that Hillary doesn’t really want the electorate to know what our government is up...

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The Last Man On Earth Is The First Original Network Sitcom In A Long Time

The Last Man on Earth is something rare, a single cam sitcom which feels entirely original. Nothing is entirely unique on...

Maps to the Stars (Movie Review)

5/5 There is skewering Hollywood and then there is squeezing it by the neck, disemboweling it with a straight razor and...

In the Meantime, in Iraq and Syria…

Remember the announcement by a Central Command (Centcom) official two weeks ago of plans to retake Mosul from ISIL in...

Putin and M.A.D.

During the Cold War, the Soviet Union and the United States each had thousands of nuclear-armed missiles and different...

Don’t Say I Didn’t Warn You

I think it is fair to say that Bibi’s decision to come speak before Congress is the single most disastrous event for the...

(Update) Ben Carson: Congress Shows Stupidity is a Choice

Update (No satire): On Wednesday, Dr. Ben Carson apologized for and walked back his assertion that prisons prove that...

Cartoon: President Walker and the Koch Brothers

See great cartoons by all the top political cartoonists at http://cagle.com. To license this cartoon for your own site, visit...

Netanyahu Speaks, Money Talks (Guest Voice)

Netanyahu Speaks, Money Talk by Bill Moyers and Michael Winship Everything you need to know about Israeli Prime Minister...

(Update) Ben Carson: Congress Shows Stupidity is a Choice

Update (No satire): On Wednesday, Dr. Ben Carson apologized for and walked back his assertion that prisons prove that...

Putin and M.A.D.

During the Cold War, the Soviet Union and the United States each had thousands of nuclear-armed missiles and different...

Justifiable Fear of a Creeping Police State (Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Germany)

The recently reported theft by American and British intelligence of SIM card codes for potentially billions of smart...