In the hours following the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, the discussion quickly turned political, as both liberals and conservatives weighed in on the ramifications of a new appointee to the Court. The Democratic Party, however, may have reached a new depth of tasteless, sending out an email Saturday (February 13) asking supporters to demand Congress act on ... Read More »
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Alexandrea Griffin of Hypeline has posted a hilarious breakdown of the presidential candidates and their Muppet doppelgangers and kindred spirits. If you’re sick and tired of hearing post-debate analysts or reading some pundit picking apart every single phrase a candidate has said, this is a nice change of pace. Plus, you can never have enough Muppets in your life. Griffin ... Read More »
Hillary Clinton claimed that, at the moment she and her husband were signing up for $18 million in book deals, that they were “dead broke.” Harry Reid (who lives in the Ritz-Carlton Hotel) said liberals are getting bullied by Republican billionaires but the Democratic Party “doesn’t have many billionaires” behind it… Click here to view original web page at nypost.com Read More »
George Clooney is planning to run for Governor of California, according to his friends. The actor, a noted political activist, is said to be be making the same move as fellow actor Arnold Schwarzenegger and planning the career change after he weds Briton Amal Alamuddin in September. Clooney, 53, is known to have numerous political contacts – and even counts ... Read More »
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When the New Jersey bridge closure scandal broke in January, the big three news networks led the way in turning what was a local story into a national one. In the bridge scandal’s first 24 hours, the networks devoted 34 minutes and 28 seconds to covering it.
That was 17 times the amount of coverage that the networks had given to the IRS abuse scandal, across six months.
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The Roman Empire notoriously distracted its citizenry by providing bread and circuses to mollify and distract them from the real problems of their lives and the failures of their government. Washington DC kept up that hoary tradition this week, starting with an all-night Senate session on global warming, conducted by Senate Democrats protesting the lack of action by the US government on the issue...
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The House approved legislation Wednesday that would let Congress file civil lawsuits against the executive branch for failing to enforce the laws, a response to what Republicans say is an Obama administration that routinely ignores the will of Congress.
Members approved the bill in a 233-181 vote. Every Republican voted for it, along with five Democrats: Reps. John Barrow (Ga.), Henry Cuellar (Texas), Pete Gallego (Texas), Collin Peterson (Minn.), and Nick Rahall (W.Va.)...