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daily kos

  • Cartoon: The last undecided voters
  • Morning Digest: Democrats cancel millions in Ohio Senate ads, and so do the Kochs
  • Donald Trump goes to Mexico: quick, build the wall!
  • Angela Corey and Jeff Ashton defeated in Florida
  • Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9 AM ET!
  • Cheers and Jeers: Wednesday

wonk wire

  • How Three Day Weekends Could Save the Environment
  • Boston Is Fighting the Gender Wage Gap By Training Women to Negotiate
  • This Was Supposed to Be the Presidential Election Republicans Would Win
  • How President Clinton’s Welfare Reform Failed Millennials
  • The Stark Difference in How Doctors and the Government View Marijuana
  • Obamacare’s Four Biggest Problems and How to Fix Them

the corner

  • Who Is Setting Donald Trump's Campaign Schedule?
  • Who Is Setting Donald Trump's Campaign Schedule?
  • Trump's Appeal, Like Obama's, Doesn't Transfer to Like-Minded Candidates
  • The GOP Sure Doesn't Seem to Have Been Trumpified
  • What Bounces Up, Must Come Down
  • Wednesday links


fact check

  • FactChecking Trump on Immigration
  • John McCain’s Life Expectancy
  • Groundhog Friday
  • Stein Over the Top on Sea Level Rise
  • Boustany’s Flawed ISIS, Oil Claims
  • Opposition Overreach in Nevada

drudge report

  • Summit topics ranging from trade to security to immigration...
  • LA TIMES POLL: TRUMP 45.3% CLINTON 41.9%...

talking points memo

politifact truth-o-meter

  • As Donald Trump prepares immigration speech, mass deportation at issue
  • Fact-checking the Aug. 28 Sunday shows
  • Fact-checking Trump's first general election ad on immigration
  • Happy 9th birthday, PolitiFact!
  • What we know about the health of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton
  • The post-truth election? Comparing 2016 to past elections on the Truth-O-Meter

hot air

paul krugman

the hill

  • Obama commutes sentences for 111 inmates
  • Obama to host tech conference in Pittsburgh
  • Democrats applaud DHS review of immigrant detention centers
  • US to hit Syrian refugee target, despite backlash
  • Obamas take a hike in national park
  • Obama creates world's largest ocean reserve off Hawaiian coast

huffington post

  • Colton Haynes Tears Up While Accepting LGBT Visibility Award
  • Colin Kaepernick Makes Me Wanna Holler And Throw Up Both My Hands
  • One Of The Most Reviled Prosecutors In Florida Just Got Kicked Out Of Office
  • Teen Says She'll Fail High School If Trans Students Use Her Locker Room
  • How An Egyptian Spy Stopped The Deadliest Terror Plot On Israel In History
  • Better Than Sexting - Hillary Clinton Reveals Her Ocean Plan

the fix

  • There are now dozens of big-name Republicans supporting Hillary Clinton for president
  • Donald Trump’s high-risk, low-reward trip to Mexico is sort of baffling
  • 6 voters, 2 Americas: Here’s what Trump and Clinton supporters want for the country
  • A record number of Americans now dislike Hillary Clinton
  • Senate Republicans’ Marco Rubio gamble is paying off (so far)
  • Florida Rep. Corrine Brown loses her primary after being accused of using charity as ‘personal slush fund’


media matters

  • CNN Panel Highlights Trump's Immigration Hypocrisy With Report Of Him Having Models Circumvent Immigration Law
  • Fox Doctor: Trump "Showed An Incredible Degree Of Psychological Strength" With "The Small Hands Issue" At A Debate
  • Watch Trump's Campaign Manager Repeatedly Dodge Questions About Whether Trump Will Call For Deporting 11 Million Undocumented Immigrants
  • This Is How Trump’s Closest Advisors Have Talked About Immigrants And Latinos
  • Megyn Kelly Defends Rush Limbaugh After Radio Host Says He Never Took Trump Seriously On Immigration
  • Fox Regular: The Problem With Community Policing Is "That Young Black Males Don't Respect Authority"

new york times

fox news

kevin drum

  • Is Donald Trump Walking Into a Mexican Trap?
  • Trump to Meet With President of Mexico on Wednesday
  • Yet More Hillary Email News: "Breathtaking... Reprehensible... Outrageous" Blah Blah Blah
  • Come On, Let's Give the Conservative Media Cocoon Some Credit
  • Sign Up Now To Be a Monthly Donor to MoJo
  • Is Contraception Really Key?

little green footballs

  • Donald Trump Jr. Retweets Notorious White Supremacist Antisemite Kevin MacDonald
  • The Bob & Chez Show: The Waco Kid
  • Why Are Hillary Clinton and Jimmy Kimmel Trying to Kill Alex Jones?
  • Anthony Weiner Puts His, Uh, "Foot" in It Again, Trump Blames Hillary
  • Trump Fans Hold "Latino Outreach" Event in Los Angeles: "Operation Taco Bowl"
  • Sunday Jam: Joe Bonamassa Live at the Vienna Opera House: "Dislocated Boy"

power line

  • Unsafe in the Gulf
  • Marco Rubio and John McCain prevail
  • State Fair
  • FBI finds up to 30 deleted Benghazi emails Clinton did not turn over
  • Judicial Watch submits questions for Hillary to answer under oath [Updated]


new republic

  • Donald Trump Is No Richard Nixon
  • This Year, Even the Fight Over Government Funding Is Upside Down
  • The Crazy College of Qatar
  • Obama’s Asia Pivot Has Been a Historic Success
  • Guns in Donald Trump’s America
  • Weiner Didn’t “Humiliate” Huma. He Humiliated Himself.

the volokh conspiracy

  • [Ilya Somin] Libertarianism and political ignorance
  • [Orin Kerr] Third Circuit to hear argument in Fifth Amendment forced decryption case
  • [Eugene Volokh] Louisiana sheriff (Jerry Larpenter) illegally uses criminal libel law to unmask a critic
  • [Eugene Volokh] California’s vaccination requirement is constitutional, says federal court
  • [Eugene Volokh] Short Circuit: A roundup of recent federal court decisions
  • [Eugene Volokh] Death to trespassing drones

crooks and liars

  • Mr. Trump Goes To Mexico, But Why?
  • Mike's Blog Round Up
  • Trump Is Sure Hillary 'Used Chemicals' To Delete Her Emails
  • Open Thread - Donald Trump's Doctor Is That Guy From Independence Day!
  • C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Heaters
  • Models Working For Donald Trump's Modeling Agency Were Brought Into The US Illegally

the moderate voice

  • Gun Control #1
  • Prop 66’s Five-Year Death Penalty Appeal Fallacy Won’t Fool Californians
  • Cartoon: Trump and the major 8 ball
  • It is time
  • How Entertainment Drove The Stake Through Donald Trump
  • Will Putin spring an October surprise?


  • Vicente Fox Blasts Trump: “We Don’t Want Him Here” [VIDEO]
  • The Worst Image for Hillary in Her Quarter-Century of Public Life
  • Trump Fanboy, Sean Hannity Suddenly Decides to Make Nice With Marco Rubio
  • Hillary Clinton’s Email Problem Didn’t Stop When She Left the State Department
  • George Soros Funds the Left’s Takeover of the Criminal Justice System
  • Marco Rubio is Tiptoeing Through the Tulips of 2016


  • Your manliness could be hurting the planet
  • The no-win game of Apple’s taxes
  • The sneaky math that made the lottery more alluring — and harder to win
  • EpiPen maker gave CEO more than $5 million to cover personal U.S. tax bill
  • Top Federal Reserve official calls for ‘serious discussion’ in September about rate hike
  • Fed official explains why he stopped trying to predict the future

congress blog

  • FAA changes mean rights are in jeopardy from police drones
  • The U.S. and Nigeria’s Buhari on the human rights hot seat
  • Support Thornberry's bid to fix Space Available Program oversight in NDAA
  • The golden age of natural gas
  • New federal legislation could help more kids save and plan for college
  • Veteran and single father wants Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces

michelle malkin

  • Colorado’s anti-fracking crack-up
  • Did Hillary not consider all these deleted Benghazi emails work-related? (Quick, somebody hand her another pickle jar!)
  • If only the Obama admin could fulfill FOIA requests half as fast as they can vet 10,000 refugees
  • Ignorance = Bliss: John Kerry tells the media how they can help fight (public perception of) terrorism
  • Of course: DOJ advises employers to ignore this immigration law to avoid discrimination charges (Open thread)
  • What could go wrong? Candidate the FBI director called ‘extremely careless’ with classified info given even more classified into

oliver willis

washington monthly

atlas shrugs

news hounds


  • Majoring in political incorrectness at the University of Chicago
  • Philly needs a new D.A. — and a new kind of D.A.
  • What does Hillary have to do for it to be 'corruption'?
  • Trump's offensive, insulting play for black voters
  • When climate change becomes the new terrorism
  • As Milwaukee burns, America fails to listen

flopping aces

  • obama moves to seize control of the 2016 Presidential election
  • Maher and Moore breach La Guardia Airport security. That’s a crime. Where’s the law?
  • The oppressed multi-millionaire
  • Colin Kaepernick Takes the Easy Way Out… Victimhood
  • Sunday Funnies
  • Ominous Signs Show West Is Engaged In Escalating Civil War (Guest Post)

political animal

gruntled center

  • Right-Wing Media Are Now the "Useful Idiots" of Russian Disinformation
  • Religious People Give More - To All Causes
  • Which Entangle You - People, or Things?
  • Westboro Baptist Church is Like the Joker - They Just Want to Watch It Burn
  • My "Thank You, Lord, I Don't Have to ..." List Begins with "Drink"
  • Good News: Federal Court Invalidates NC Voter Suppression Law

the blaze

drudge retort

  • Trump Headed to Mexico to Meet President
  • McCain Wins Primary in Arizona
  • Anti-Vaxxers Continue to Jeopardize Kids
  • Eskow: Make the Fed Accountable to Public
  • David Duke Robocall Stumps for Trump
  • Trump Liked by Literally 0% of Black Voters


  • "Hillary Clinton danced with Paul McCartney while Jimmy Buffett played 'Cheeseburger in Paradise' during a fundraiser at his house..."
  • Donald Trump's big Mexican day.
  • "I had a sense that it was this intense adventure story. I equated it to Apollo 13 or even Das Boot."
  • Rick Perry is doing "Dancing with the Stars"?!
  • Some very large, freakishly cartoonish mushrooms have been popping up around town.
  • "They say the clowns live deep in the woods, near a house by a pond."

vox populi

  • Rejecting the Alt-RINOs
  • Churchianity and the feminized church
  • Get 'em out
  • What is the Alt Right?
  • On rhetoric
  • Preach, preacher

crooks and liars

  • Mr. Trump Goes To Mexico, But Why?
  • Mike's Blog Round Up
  • Trump Is Sure Hillary 'Used Chemicals' To Delete Her Emails
  • Open Thread - Donald Trump's Doctor Is That Guy From Independence Day!
  • C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Heaters
  • Models Working For Donald Trump's Modeling Agency Were Brought Into The US Illegally

war is a crime

  • Talk Nation Radio: Maurice Carney and Harvey Wasserman on Racism, Environmentalism, and Ending War
  • Hard believe people can write such crap: The Dumbed-Down NY Times Columnist
  • Dakota Access Pipeline Tribal Liaison Formerly Worked For Agency Issuing Permit To Cross Tribal Land
  • Focus: Turkey Military Intervention in Syria - Aug 29, 2016
  • Tomgram: Arlie Hochschild, Trumping Environmentalism
  • Prejudice against atheists troubling

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