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daily kos

  • So ... how'd your post-election Thanksgiving go?
  • Open thread: Seattle Seahawks vs. San Francisco 49ers (coma stage ...)
  • 'Last Thanksgiving, I didn't get to see my family. I was working.'
  • Cartoon: The color of justice
  • Open thread: Philadelphia Eagles vs. Dallas Cowboys (or, by now, antacid ...)
  • Awkward Thanksgiving Conversation La Cucaracha cartoon by Lalo Alcaraz

political wire

  • Happy Thanksgiving!
  • An Inside Look at Hillary Clinton’s Speaking Career
  • Obama Builds Environmental Legacy Without New Laws
  • GOP Mulls Not Inviting Obama to Give State of the Union
  • Bonus Quote of the Day
  • Ginsburg Hospitalized for Heart Problem

the corner

  • The End of RG3
  • Happy Thanksgiving links
  • The Chancellor
  • Obama Has No Praise for the Legal System
  • The Supreme Court to Hear EPA Case, Just as Agency Proposes New Rules
  • Cory Booker Is Basically Jesus


new republic

  • The Major Demographic Shift That's Upending How We Think About Race
  • CHART: What the Ferguson Witnesses Said They Saw
  • I'm an Immigrant in America Thanks to Executive Action—Just Like Many of Your Ancestors Were
  • The Reason Republicans Can't Pass Anything on Immigration
  • Six Reasons I'm Thankful for a Republican Congress
  • The Supreme Court's New EPA Case Has More to Do With Climate Change Than You Think

drudge report


  • Poor kids who do everything right don’t do better than rich kids who do everything wrong
  • Darth Vader is polling higher than all potential 2016 presidential candidates
  • Beyond Brittany Maynard: Who is choosing to die with dignity
  • Where cats are more popular than dogs in the U.S.—and all over the world
  • Taxi medallions have been the best investment in America for years. Now Uber may be changing that.
  • Three quarters of whites don’t have any non-white friends

politifact truth-o-meter

  • PolitiFact's Thanksgiving dinner guide to harmony and accuracy
  • PunditFact's top fact-checks about Ferguson
  • PunditFact fact-checks the Nov. 23 shows
  • 12 key fact-checks on immigration and executive action
  • Fact-checkers worldwide check the G20 summit for a #G20factcheckathon
  • Jeb Bush on the Truth-O-Meter


  • Late Night: The Last Waltz
  • I Just Won A Major Lawsuit Against The Pentagon, When’s My IRS Audit?
  • US, Canada, And Ukraine Only Countries To Oppose UN Resolution Condemning Nazism
  • Cold-Hearted Retailers Force Employees to Work on Thanksgiving
  • MENA Mashup: The I/P, Iran, ISIS, and Turkey
  • Over Easy

abc politics

  • The Note: Ferguson Under Fire
  • Deadline Day, What’s Going On in Vienna?
  • President Obama Defends Use of Executive Action on Immigration
  • Full Interview Transcript: President Obama on ‘This Week’
  • Top Hillary Clinton Supporters Gather to Plot, Strategize
  • President Obama: Don’t Use Ferguson as ‘An Excuse for Violence’

paul krugman

the hill

  • Obama pokes immigration critics with annual turkey pardon
  • Obama: Immigration action will boost wages, increase tax revenue
  • Obama calls for peace in Ferguson
  • How Obama and Chuck Hagel reached the end of the line
  • Obama: Decision 'does not come easily'
  • Poll finds support for Obama's executive action on immigration

weekly standard

  • 'Our Deepest Thanks for Your Honorable and Faithful Service'
  • Obama Makes 'Amnesty' Joke at Turkey Pardon
  • Podcast: How Should Congress Respond To Obama's Amnesty?
  • The Conservative Opportunity
  • Hayes Responds to House Intel Benghazi Report
  • College Football Playoff Selection Committee Underrates the SEC, Pac-12

huffington post

  • U.S. Has New Strategy In The Fight Against Islamic State
  • Ferguson: The Mirror That Reflects America's Open Secret
  • On Black Friday, Americans Confront the Walmart 1 Percent: Pay Employees a Living Wage
  • For Some Protesters, It Doesn't Matter If Michael Brown's Hands Were Up Or Not
  • The Battle for Islam
  • Colorado Communities Are Making It a Crime to Be Homeless

the fix

  • Black Friday is America’s premier gun-buying day
  • What we talk about when we talk about talking about politics at Thanksgiving
  • How to be hyperpartisan this Thanksgiving: Eat what the presidents ate
  • Watch John Oliver, Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert celebrate the Thanksgiving turkey pardon
  • What John Boehner’s brine recipe really needs is more dirt pudding
  • BREAKING: People don’t know who politicians are


  • Is Your College Meeting Expectations on the Court?
  • Big East Surge in Rankings Means Fox Sports 1 Surge in Ratings
  • Vandalized Ferguson Bakery Receives $230K in Donations to Fund Reopening
  • Common Core Concerns Lead to Homeschool Increase
  • Carpet, Drapes: Dying Armpits Becoming New Beauty Trend for Women?
  • Roseanne Barr Twitter Meltdown: Tweets Mutilated Face, Blames Bill Cosby

media matters

  • WSJ Badly Misreads Legal Justification For Obama's Immigration Order
  • Myths And Facts About The Renewable Fuel Standard
  • Politico Helps Right-Wing Echo Chamber Use Bill Cosby Allegations To Attack Hillary Clinton
  • Mark Levin: Officer Darren Wilson "Is Owed An Apology" After Grand Jury Decision In Michael Brown Case
  • Fox Panel Lashes Out At GOP-Led Benghazi Report
  • Memo To The Media: GOP Intel Committee Report Is Just The Latest To Debunk Right-Wing Benghazi Myths

new york times

fox news

kevin drum

  • Thanksgiving Cat Blogging - 27 November 2014
  • I'm Pretty Thankful This Year. Here's Why.
  • Europe Wants To Make Its Memory Hole Global
  • Under Pressure From Obama, France Delays Warship Sale to Russia
  • Obama Has Really Gotten Inside the GOP's Head
  • GOP Takes Revenge Over Immigration Order in Tax Bill. Obama Tells Them to Pound Sand.

hotline on call

power line

  • Why the Gallup Poll Means Deep Trouble for Hillary
  • Yes, the process in Wilson’s case was unusual, but it didn’t favor Wilson
  • America’s first socialist republic
  • Lincoln’s Thanksgiving
  • White Thanksgiving [Updated]


  • Holiday Horror Stories: Tell Us Why Your Family Is THE WORST
  • No, Mr. Limbaugh, Thanksgiving Has Never Been A Celebration Of The Pilgrims’ Triumph Over Socialism
  • A Nation Of Finks: Your William S. Burroughs Thanksgiving Prayer 2014
  • Oh, Yes, We Have The Palin Turkey Massacre Again, Because ‘Tradition’
  • Dr. Ruth’s Thanksgiving Sex Tips, For Thanksgiving Sex
  • Nostalgic Repost Of Repasts Past: The Jell-O Recipe That Mamie Eisenhower Used To Win The Cold War

washington post

  • Immigration advocacy groups fear more efforts to scam those seeking legal status
  • In Ferguson, residents find much for which to be grateful amid troubling times
  • National Digest: Sept. 28, 2014
  • The Fix: Black Friday is America’s premier gun-buying day
  • Monkey Cage: Happy Thanksgiving from The Monkey Cage!
  • The Fix: How Facebook plans to become one of the most powerful tools in politics

the volokh conspiracy

  • [Eugene Volokh] Thomas Jefferson on seeking God’s favor
  • [Ilya Somin] Private property and the Pilgrims
  • [Will Baude] Happy Thanksgiving from the Founders
  • [Eugene Volokh] Newspaper ordered not to publish court document that had been published on the court system’s site
  • [Orin Kerr] Suspect testimony in the grand jury room
  • [Will Baude] Further reading on Ferguson and legal change

crooks and liars

  • Open Thread - Thanksgiving's Number One Controversy!
  • C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Fat Freddy's Drop
  • Open Thread: Alice's Restaurant
  • This Mom Is Grateful Every Day
  • Open Thread: Now Be Thankful
  • This Is The Year 83-Year-Old Grandma's Dream Comes True

the moderate voice

  • More Evidence For A Different System Of Justice For The Police
  • Happy Thanksgiving
  • Stuff to be Thankful For
  • A Military Thanksgiving
  • Obama must reveal truth about CIA interrogations, UN experts say
  • The Ferguson grand jury proceedings, dissected


talking points memo

  • Go See This
  • Obamacare Returns To SCOTUS: Will John Roberts Crush It This Time?
  • Obama Teases Critics Of His Immigration Action While Pardoning Turkeys
  • After Ferguson, Cory Booker Tweets Rodney King Column He Penned At 22
  • Residents In Pennsylvania Town Asking Why City Smells Like Cat Urine
  • Police Release Video Of Cop Fatally Shooting 12-Year-Old Cleveland Boy

congress blog

  • Why flight restrictions over Ferguson?
  • ObamaCare: A legislative Trojan horse
  • Better preparedness to safeguard US from Ebola
  • Hagel 'resignation' extends military’s transgender exclusion
  • Hagel leaves, What gives?
  • For human rights In Iran, take the time to get the nuclear deal done


  • President Lincoln’s 1863 Thanksgiving Proclamation
  • Washington’s Thanksgiving Proclamation
  • EPA Proposes Its Most Expensive Regulation to Date
  • Happy Thanksgiving
  • Tech at Night: Europe getting frisky about regulating America
  • Has Vladimir Putin scored an “own-goal?”

oliver willis

  • No, Obama Didn’t Sound Like Bush At The United Nations
  • Hillary Clinton’s Secret Letters To Santa Exposed
  • Green Lantern Liberalism
  • NFL Fans Defending Beating A Child’s Scrotum Are Scum
  • Obama Repeats The Strategy That Killed Bin Laden In Address To Nation About ISIS
  • How “It’s Just Politics” Lets Conservatives Win


  • ‘The Most Powerful Woman in the World’
  • Russians Invade Afghanistan (Again!), Chinese Fight Iraq War (Again!)
  • Weather Extremes Will Be the Norm As World Warms
  • John Oliver on the Most Ridiculous Thanksgiving Tradition
  • Congressional Turkeys
  • Thanksgiving Was Always About Climate and Adaptation: Let’s Make It Green Again

michelle malkin

  • Chuck Schumer, up for re-election in 2016, reads the Obamacare tea leaves
  • Jonathan Gruber agrees to lie to House panel about Obamacare honesty
  • What Obama’s Ferguson sermon left out
  • Eric Holder: Remember, there’s still a federal investigation open about the Ferguson shooting
  • Satire collides with satire: WaPo ‘fact checks’ SNL’s Obama/immigration bit
  • Hillary

news hounds


riehl world view

  • FDA Mandates Calories on Menus, Even Movie Popcorn as Obama’s Holiday Menu Has 6 pies for dessert
  • Pope condemns Islamic State violence
  • Obama’s action fuels worry about immigration scams
  • Cops release video of officer fatally shooting 12-year-old Tamir Rice
  • Toronto: Special Rules for ‘white people’ at Michael Brown vigil – “Don’t take up space”, “Stand behind” Blacks
  • Ferguson protesters team with anarchists to stop NY Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

political animal

  • Holiday Roundup
  • Gratitude Open Thread
  • Bankers, Immigrants, Darren Wilson and the Injustices of Prosecutorial Discretion
  • Daylight Video
  • Obama Pardons Turkey, Mocks Republicans
  • Lunch Buffet

andrew sullivan

  • It Means The World
  • A Poem For Thanksgiving
  • High From A Holiday Spice?
  • Face Of The Day
  • Thank God, Or Not
  • Map Of The Day


  • Your 2014 Iowahawk Earth Week Cruise-In Grand Champion Carbonator
  • The 2014 Iowahawk Earth Week Cruise-In
  • May the Cinco be With You
  • The 2013 Iowahawk Earth Week Cruise-In Grand Champion Carbonator
  • The 2013 Iowahawk Earth Week Cruise-In
  • That Was the Week That Was

war is a crime

  • Campaign to Save Shaker Aamer from Guantanamo
  • Obama Expands U.S. Military Plans in Afghanistan
  • Stand with the Ferguson Protesters
  • Iraq/Syria News - Nov 27, 2014
  • In combat, the killing of Michael Brown by Officer Wilson would have been called a war crime
  • There Goes Virginia's Climate

connecting the dots

  • Robert Stein: March 1924 - July 2014
  • Undergraduate Upsets Wall Street
  • Fear of Flying
  • The Putin/Tea Party Axis
  • The Far End of Obamacare
  • The Fire This Time

flopping aces

  • Thursday (Thanksgiving) Funnies
  • Obama’s Last Two Years Will Be The Most Dangerous For The Republic (Guest Post)
  • Obama needs to get off his ass and stop this national lynch mob
  • The real reason Michael Brown is dead
  • Will the Constitution Survive King Barack the Transformer?
  • Gruber’s Bluster and The Assault On Hubris

drudge retort

  • $250,000 Raised for Vandalized Ferguson Bakery
  • Why People Say Crazy Things Online
  • Obama Builds Environmental Legacy with 1970 Law
  • Men Charged in Plot to Bomb Gateway Arch
  • British Crime Novelist P.D. James Dies
  • Happy Turkey Day

little green footballs

  • Thanksgiving Acoustic Jam: Jimmy Wahlsteen, 'No Strings Attached'
  • Find Great Deals and Support LGF at the Same Time on Black Friday & Cyber Monday
  • Watch: Darren Wilson's Full Interview on ABC
  • Grand Jury Documents Reveal Shockingly Lax Police Procedures in Ferguson
  • Right Wing Crackpot Chuck C. Johnson "Permanently" Suspended From Twitter
  • Rep. Peter King Suggests Obama Invite Darren Wilson to the White House

vox populi

  • A misguided manifesto
  • Happy Thanksgiving
  • The pursuit of safety
  • There is no welcoming committee
  • Why the Left hates Thanksgiving
  • So much for the reinvention of the position

crooks and liars

  • Open Thread - Thanksgiving's Number One Controversy!
  • C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Fat Freddy's Drop
  • Open Thread: Alice's Restaurant
  • This Mom Is Grateful Every Day
  • Open Thread: Now Be Thankful
  • This Is The Year 83-Year-Old Grandma's Dream Comes True

john avlon

  • Tsunami of Sleaze – NY Post
  • American Way: What We Didn’t Learn After Newtown – The Telegraph
  • Palin’s SarahPAC Embarrassment: Consultants Are Cashing In – The Daily Beast
  • George Clooney: A 21st-Century Statesman – Newsweek
  • The Resilient City – from Empire City: New York Through the Centuries
  • John Avlon Gets ‘Real’ with Bill Maher – Real Time

ace of spades hq

  • Overnight Open Thread (11-27-2014) - Happy Thanksgiving Edition
  • Game 3
  • Game 2
  • Dinner Time Open Thread
  • Hate Speech From A Religious Fanatic [OregonMuse]
  • Thanksgiving Football Thread

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