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daily kos

  • San Francisco's top cop is out. Is the mayor about to join him?
  • Trump leading Hillary? McCain led Obama at parallel point in 2008—it's called a nomination bounce
  • Is the problem with electric cars in the plug?
  • Did we mention that the Texas Republican Party is propping up an actual lunatic?
  • Santa Barbara Democrats, beware the GOP's bogus 'attacks'
  • Ohio cops recorded mocking Trayvon Martin are not the real problem

the corner

  • Trump vs. Trump: Second Amendment Edition
  • A Different Omar Sharif
  • Jesus Was Transgender? I Thought He Was Gay
  • Against the 'There's a Chance' Argument for Donald Trump
  • Poll: Mitt Romney for President?
  • McAuliffe: That Donation from a Chinese Parliament Member Was Totally Legal!


new republic

  • What Hobbies Could Hillary Take Up That Would Please David Brooks?
  • Duke Ellington: Master of the American Musical Idiom
  • Deciphering the Mysterious Decline of Honey Bees
  • Bernie Might Be Helping, Not Hurting Hillary Right Now
  • How Love Works
  • On a Loneliness That Resembles Happiness

drudge report

politifact truth-o-meter

  • The truth, delivered to your inbox
  • John Oliver cites PolitiFact on Nevada convention on 'Last Week Tonight’
  • Fact-checking Hillary Clinton on 'Meet the Press'
  • Fact-checking ‘Hillary Clinton lying for 13 minutes straight’
  • Fact-checking claims about the Nevada convention chaos
  • Fact-checking the pro-Clinton super PAC's attack on Donald Trump's comments about women


  • Customwriting Org
  • ‘Religious liberty’ argument reignites interest in anti-gay propaganda
  • Writing Services In Dubai
  • How-to Publish an Observation Dissertation – Observation Paper Ideas with Private Example Composition
  • Top Reasons for College Dropout
  • What Is An Investigation Paper Outline

paul krugman

the hill

  • Biden will host cancer research summit in DC
  • Obama to return to site of first presidential visit
  • Obamas pick DC neighborhood to move to in 2017
  • Clinton hacker ‘Guccifer’ expected to plead guilty
  • Balloons prompt security scare at White House
  • Obama signs measure striking 'oriental' and 'negro' from federal law

huffington post

  • Country Music Legend Charlie Daniels Wants Iran To Fear American 'Swamp Folks' And 'Mountain Men'
  • Trump Protesters Hit With Smoke Grenades In Clashes With Albuquerque Police
  • Forged Federal Document Complicates A Growing Fight Over National Monument Designation In Utah
  • Fox News Should Give America What It Wants: A Primetime Sanders-Trump Debate
  • Dear Donald Trump: Immigrants Like Me Make America Great
  • Elizabeth Warren Has Had It With Donald Trump

the fix

  • How Bill Cosby’s moralizing to black youth helped land him in criminal court
  • The impending demographic doom of Donald Trump hasn’t yet materialized
  • Nevada congresswoman trolls Trump and his ‘short fingers’ on House floor
  • Republican Jewish group stands up for journalists facing anti-Semitism, but journalists say it missed the point
  • Why Bernie Sanders keeps playing small ball on delegates
  • Here’s what Hillary Clinton’s two-word campaign slogan should be


  • Pope Francis' Disturbing Cuba Activism
  • President Obama Picks His Favorite Film of 2014
  • ABC News: North Korea Govt Behind Sony Hack
  • MN State Rep Wants $329,000 Refund from Jonathan Gruber for Work With 'Beyond Laughable' Error Rates
  • Can Obama Act Alone On Cuba
  • Juan Williams: Cuba Deal 'Pig in a Poke,' 'Nothing There'

media matters

  • On MSNBC, Ex-GOP Staffer Details How The Purpose Of Voter ID Laws Is To "Take People's Constitutional Rights Away"
  • Trump Adviser To MSNBC's Chris Hayes: "I Admire The Passion" In Stone's Threat To Disclose Delegate's Hotel Rooms
  • Bill O'Reilly Says Ted Cruz Is Right About New York City Values
  • How The Wash. Post Kicked Off The "Qualified" Argument Between Clinton And Sanders
  • Fox's Bolling Criticizes Paid Family Leave: "Socialism Is Spreading Across America"
  • Latest CMP Video Deceptively Attacks Planned Parenthood's Patient Consent Process

new york times

fox news

kevin drum

  • Trump Finally Caves, Gives Money to Vets After Media Badgers Him Into It
  • Hillary Clinton Needs Some Better Hobbies
  • Paging Joe Conason to the Assignment Desk
  • Millennials Are the First Generation In Which Men Outnumber Women
  • Republicans Really Do Have Themselves to Blame for Donald Trump
  • White-Collar Coup in Brazil Becomes Ever More Coup-Like

power line

  • Newt Gingrich for vice president?
  • A mistake anyone might make
  • Nationwide crime wave confirms the Ferguson effect
  • Annual Dinner, New Web Site
  • Hillary’s Doom?


washington post

the volokh conspiracy

  • [David Kopel] The Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act: Facts and policy
  • [Jonathan H. Adler] Most cited law faculty, 2010-2014, by subject area
  • [Jonathan H. Adler] Reconsidering judicial deference to agency interpretations
  • [Eugene Volokh] Short Circuit: A roundup of recent federal court decisions
  • [David Post] Poll shows Native Americans don’t care that much about the name ‘Redskins’
  • [Eugene Volokh] It’s okay for high schools to require graduation gowns for all graduating seniors, including military members

crooks and liars

  • Dem Senators Discuss Removing Debbie Wasserman Schultz
  • Arizona Senator Proves That Nobody Gives A Sh*t
  • Open Thread - Flush CNN
  • C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Higher Authorities
  • Colorado Deputy Who Called Obama The N-Word Quietly Retires With Full Benefits
  • On Blackmail, Abortion,and Mercy: A Michigan Tale

the moderate voice

  • Four months after announcing it, Trump JUST gave $1 million to veterans group
  • The Trump train is fueled by conspiracy (Guest Voice)
  • Cartoons: Bernie, Hillary and Trump
  • Pseudo Reporter Michelle Fields Returns
  • First time in 130 years: young adults living with parents now the norm
  • Clinton Needs a Crash Course (Guest Voice)


talking points memo

  • Donald Trump's Campaign Rally In New Mexico Turns Violent
  • Donald Trump Projected To Win Washington Republican Primary
  • Polls Close At 11 PM ET In Washington Republican Primary
  • A Huge, Huge Deal
  • Republican Senator Says His State's Anti-LGBT Law Goes 'Too Far'
  • Fibber Don

congress blog

  • U.S. support of Palestinian security forces and the politics of succession
  • Time to end the fight over GMO labeling
  • Five problems, five bipartisan solutions to advance the tech economy
  • It's time to vote on revised sentencing reform and corrections act
  • Truth in biosimilar labeling
  • School desegregation: It's not just a Mississippi problem


  • Dear Romney, Coburn & Sasse. It’s time to step up.
  • Washington State Primary Open Thread
  • Carly Confirms for the RedState Gathering!
  • Disney vs Big Government: Sanders Takes a Swing At Mickey
  • Sorry Religious Schools, Your Bathrooms Are Now A ‘Target’ Too
  • Seriously, I’m Asking. What Is It With Hillary and Dogs? [VIDEO]

oliver willis

  • Subway Manspreader Takes Five Seats, Gives Zero F*cks
  • Cornel West Doesn't Deserve a Say in the Democratic Party Platform
  • This is How to Fix "The Next Food Network Star"
  • This Republican Went on MSNBC and Said "I Have No Idea" if The Clintons Are Murderers
  • Hillary Clinton Did the Smart Thing By Turning Down a Fox News Debate In California
  • Fox News Channel's Jesse Watters Thinks the Climate Crisis Isn't Real Because Spring in New York Has Been 'Freezing'


  • Benjamin Netanyahu Ratchets Up the Conflict Between Israel’s Politicians and Military
  • A Worrisome New Plan to Send U.S. Troops to Libya as ‘Advisers’
  • Into the Stretch!
  • Report Finds Top NFL Officials Tried to Influence Government Funding on Football Brain Injury Study
  • Trump for President
  • Trump Asking For Donations From the Wealthy

michelle malkin

  • Welcome to the bureaucratic Magic Kingdom: Looks like some ‘wait times’ are more acceptable than others
  • Of course: IRS commish ‘regrettably’ unable to attend misconduct hearing
  • His contrails will go on: DiCaprio takes private jet from France to NYC to accept environmental award (Open thread)
  • Your tax dollars at war (against you): Behold Planned Parenthood’s election year ‘army’
  • NBC News finds irony in NRA holding convention in ‘city plagued by gun violence’ (a detail goes unreported)
  • Federal judge excoriates DOJ lawyers for acting like their boss down the street

news hounds


riehl world view

  • Hm: Rolling Stone begins fully reporting botched rape story
  • CBS This Morning has also spoken with Jackie’s 3 friends
  • Discrepancies: U-Va. Rolling Stone alleged sexual assault
  • Charles C. Johnson’s Dumb, Despicable New Low In Attacking Jackie
  • Jann Wenner Declines Resignation from Rolling Stone Deputy Ed. Sean Woods
  • UVA: Jackie’s Father Claims Daughter WAS raped

political animal

  • Quick Takes
  • The Manufacturing of "Unlikability" in Presidential Candidates
  • Vietnam: Then and Now
  • Sanders is Just Trolling Now
  • The Cruelty of the Vince Foster Murder Accusation
  • The Clinton Advantage

andrew sullivan

  • It Is Accomplished
  • The Years Of Writing Dangerously
  • The Miracle Of Francis
  • A Note To Our Readers, Ctd
  • As The World Turns
  • How To Read The Entire Internet


  • 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

  • #Enough! Afghan youth Abid wants clean air and food
  • Hammering for Peace
  • Tomgram: William Hartung, How to Disappear Money, Pentagon-Style
  • Top 12 Reasons the Good War Was Bad: Hiroshima in Context
  • Over 70 Prominent Activists and Scholars Urge Action by Obama in Hiroshima
  • Focus: Hillary Clinton - May 24, 2016

connecting the dots

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

flopping aces

  • The Lego Arms Race: Building a more violence-prone society?
  • Why I May Pull the Lever For Trump: Shooting Oneself in the Head vs. in the Foot
  • Sunday Funnies
  • For Those Undecided Trump Fence-Sitters
  • The left just keeps giving us reasons to vote for Trump
  • Calling BS on Bootlickers Hannity, Gallagher et. al Because I Don’t Slobber at the Altar of Donald Trump

drudge retort

  • Charleston Church Shooter Faces Death Penalty
  • Ken Starr Out at Baylor for Inaction After Athlete Rapes
  • Trump Still Stonewalling on Tax Returns
  • Student Charged with Stealing Free Milk
  • Judges in 9 States Use Precrime Software in Sentencing
  • Bill Cosby Will Stand Trial for Sex Assault

little green footballs

  • The Bob & Chez Show: Woody Johnson's Apparatus
  • Bottom Line: Donald Trump Blatantly Lied About His Veterans' Fundraiser
  • Video: Samantha Bee on the "Screamy, Incoherent Message" of Sanders Supporters
  • Monday Night Jam: Joe Bonamassa, "This Train"
  • The Donald Trump "Vince Foster" Conspiracy Moment Is Upon Us at Last
  • Good Grief; Trump's "Christian Policy" Adviser Is a Loon Who Says He Can Stop Tsunamis

vox populi

  • Dr. Jerry Pournelle accepts 2016 Heinlein Award
  • Condition Red
  • The convergence of the US military
  • The rise of the white tribe
  • Behind the scenes
  • Not for long

crooks and liars

  • Dem Senators Discuss Removing Debbie Wasserman Schultz
  • Arizona Senator Proves That Nobody Gives A Sh*t
  • Open Thread - Flush CNN
  • C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Higher Authorities
  • Colorado Deputy Who Called Obama The N-Word Quietly Retires With Full Benefits
  • On Blackmail, Abortion,and Mercy: A Michigan Tale

john avlon

ace of spades hq

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