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daily kos

  • Ted Cruz suspends his presidential campaign
  • Daily Kos Elections Indiana Liveblog #4
  • Daily Kos Elections Indiana Liveblog #3
  • Daily Kos Elections Indiana Liveblog #2
  • Donald Trump wins the Indiana Republican primary
  • Daily Kos Elections Indiana Liveblog #1

the corner

  • NR Tweets the Indiana Primary
  • BREAKING: Indiana Results, Analysis, & More . . .
  • Donald Trump, The Black Swan
  • Meanwhile in the Indiana Senate Race
  • Trump Should Apologize for JFK Comment
  • #NeverThirdParty?


new republic

  • The New Face of India is the Anti-Gandhi
  • Going With the Wind
  • For Public Figures, Being Black and “Being Black” Are Two Different Things
  • The Case for Lucifer
  • The Myth of the Limousine Liberal
  • Bots Will Tear Us Apart

drudge report

politifact truth-o-meter

  • Donald Trump's latest conspiracy theory targets Ted Cruz's father
  • Our top 5 fact-checks for April 2016
  • Fact-checking Ted Cruz on 'Meet the Press'
  • So you want to move to Canada, eh?
  • Ted Cruz names Carly Fiorina as VP pick
  • Trump, Clinton win big in Northeast primaries


  • 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

  • Michigan gov to meet with Obama in Flint
  • Obama won't drink Flint's water during visit
  • Obama teases Clinton: She's like 'your relative who just signed up for Facebook'
  • Trump turns fire on Obama
  • Obama hammers GOP over Supreme Court vacancy
  • 'West Wing' press secretary takes over WH briefing

huffington post

  • Ted Cruz Drops Out Of The 2016 Presidential Race
  • Here Are 7 Reasons Why Donald Trump Could Really Win In November
  • Why Primaries Are Not the Best Way to Choose a Candidate
  • Ted Cruz's Transphobic Campaign Failed Miserably In Indiana
  • Yes, John Kasich Is Still Running For President
  • Supreme Court Rules Against Corrupt Baltimore Cop Snagged In Major Kickback Scheme

the fix

  • The GOP just got its man in Indiana’s Senate race, and there’s still no evidence of a Trump Effect
  • We just lived through the best two weeks of Donald Trump’s life
  • Sheldon Silver just got one of the longest prison sentences for a politician. Here are the others.
  • The 50-year-old mystery behind that photo of Lee Harvey Oswald
  • This is a terrific political ad that you should take 60 seconds to watch
  • Are minimum wage advocates becoming victims of their own success?


  • 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

  • Fighting Cancer Has Gotten a Lot More Expensive Since 2000
  • Why Do Campaigns Give Away Their Strategies?
  • Lead Water Pipes in 1900 Caused Higher Crime Rates in 1920
  • Weekly Flint Water Report: April 23-29
  • What's the Best Way to Talk About Racism?
  • Donald Trump Accuses...Someone of Something

power line

  • A conspiracy so intense, cont’d
  • Liberals Having Second Thoughts?
  • From the Terrell Owens playbook
  • How the Greens Are Killing “Green” Energy
  • Trump’s Triumph?


washington post

the volokh conspiracy

  • [Dale Carpenter] Top faculty committee at Minnesota moves speech recommendations
  • [Nicholas Quinn Rosenkranz] William F. Buckley Program at Yale hosts its second annual ‘Disinvitation Dinner’
  • [David Bernstein] #NeverTrump
  • [Eugene Volokh] Justice Department: Any ‘verbal … conduct of a sexual nature’ that any listener finds ‘unwelcome’ = ‘sexual harassment’ that universities must prevent
  • [Randy Barnett] Why Indiana Matters
  • [Eugene Volokh] Short Circuit: A roundup of recent federal court decisions

crooks and liars

  • Sandra Bland's Mother: 'It's Time To Wake Up, Get Up, Stand Up Or Shut Up'
  • Fox Host Calls Trump Surrogates 'The Real Stars' Of The White House Correspondents' Dinner
  • Fox News Meme Of The Day: Bin Laden Not A Big Deal
  • Indiana Primary Open Thread (Update #1)
  • Ted Cruz Shuns MSNBC's Halle Jackson Over Trump Question
  • Liberty Counsel Attorney Needs A Glock .45 In Target Restroom

the moderate voice

  • BREAKING: Cruz ending his campaign after loss to Trump
  • Mission Impossible? Why It’s Impossible To Actually Be A Vegetarian
  • Trump wins Indiana, appears close to unstoppable
  • Watch: Ted Cruz Blasts “Pathological Liar” “Bully” “Serial Philanderer” Donald Trump (FULL VIDEO)
  • Free Trade, Good or Bad?
  • Yet another new low: Trump accuses Cruz’s father of helping JFK’s assassin (UPDATED)


talking points memo

  • BREAKING: Cruz Out
  • Ted Cruz Suspends His Presidential Race
  • Sanders Might Take This
  • The 'Never Trump' Movement Admits Its Job Just Got A Lot Harder
  • Sanders-Clinton
  • Fox's Brit Hume: 'This Race Is Basically Over And Trump Has Won' (VIDEO)

congress blog

  • Small Business Week: celebrate business owners, don't break them
  • American support for Israel prevails over attempts to ostracize Jewish state
  • Inversion rule: latest example of government overreach
  • Building a wall at the border would divide us
  • Overregulation: undermining America's economic engine
  • How Purdue Pharma and the nation's sheriffs are saving lives


  • Anger and Divide Within the Republican Party
  • IT’S TRUMP: Donald Trump is the Winner of the Indiana Primary
  • Own It: If Trump Is The Nominee And Loses, Trump Supporters Are To Blame Not #NeverTrump
  • Watch Jake Tapper Destroy Trump in the Greatest Two Minutes of Television All Day (VIDEO)
  • Very Early Results Are In: Trump Takes BIG Lead

oliver willis

  • MEMBERS ONLY: Donald Trump's Accusation That Ted Cruz's Father Helped Assassinate JFK Means We Are Officially in No-Man's Land
  • Andrea Mitchell Hits Hillary With Yellow Emailgate Questions
  • Watch Indiana Voter Hilariously Punk Ted Cruz to His Face
  • Andrew Sullivan Returns to Warn America of Donald Trump's Threat to All Human Life
  • Bernie Just Predicted a Contested Convention Based on a Misleading View of the Rules
  • This Little Kid Who Heckled Ted Cruz Is Your New Hero


  • Turkish Parliament Members Brawl Over Potential Constitutional Amendment
  • Live Blog: All Eyes on Indiana As Presidential Race Grows Even Tighter
  • Something There Is that Doesn’t Love a Wall
  • President Trump
  • ‘Days of Revolt’: Chris Hedges Talks With ‘Cowspiracy’ Directors (Video)
  • Over 10 Years Later, George Carlin’s Comments on the American System Are as Haunting as Ever (Video)

michelle malkin

  • Hillary Clinton sorry if any coal workers believed what she said about putting them out of business
  • Hoosier haymakers? Indiana primary open thread
  • Leader of new proletarian revolution Hillary Clinton observes May Day (open thread)
  • Movie about Barack & Michelle’s first date might break even just in ticket sales to lapdog media
  • White House finally agrees that a reinforced, heightened border fence increases security!*
  • The trouble with Carly Fiorina: Top 11 red flags

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
  • Do We Really Want to Lead the World in Toddler Shootings?
  • We Had to Ask
  • The Curse of Cruz
  • Changing the Narrative About the Role of Prisons
  • How the Media Promote Conflict

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

  • My Visit to a Las Vegas Jail by Brian Terrell
  • The Trump Doctrine
  • Tomgram: Nick Turse, It Can't Happen Here, Can It?
  • Talk Nation Radio: Peter Enns on How Public Punitiveness Led to Mass Incarceration
  • The United States Just Bombed Germany
  • New TCBH! poem by resident poet Gary Lindorff: 'Riding the elephant'

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

  • Top Ten Ways Ronald Reagan is Just Like Donald Trump! (Guest Post)
  • Clinton’s crass coal crumble
  • On this day in history: Jay Vargas
  • Sunday Funnies
  • Ted Cruz’s Only Hope for Indiana and Beyond: “The Government didn’t build the American Dream…”
  • 5 Shocking Facts About Islamic Jihad You Need To Know

drudge retort

  • Cruz Drops Out
  • SCOTUS Rejects Challenge to Seattle Minimum Wage
  • Ted Cruz: 'Donald Trump is a Pathological Liar'
  • Famous Yellowstone Bear Shot
  • Trump Smears Cruz's Dad With Link to JFK Assassin
  • TPM: Caucuses Are Just Voter ID on Steroids

little green footballs

  • So Long, Ted Cruz. It's Been Real.
  • In Which Donald Trump Says Ted Cruz's Father Helped JFK's Assassin
  • They're All Whacked: Ted Cruz Staffer Calls Trump "Hillary Clinton With a Penis"
  • Monday Evening Awesome: eighth blackbird's Tiny Desk Concert
  • Video: Ted Cruz Says Children Should Be Spanked
  • Prepare to Be Blown Away as Jacob Collier Reimagines the Flintstones Theme

vox populi

  • The Indiana KO
  • Vegetable totalitarians
  • Grow or Die paperback
  • Because it's worked so well so far
  • Brainstorm with Steve Keen
  • There Will Be Volume XI

crooks and liars

  • Sandra Bland's Mother: 'It's Time To Wake Up, Get Up, Stand Up Or Shut Up'
  • Fox Host Calls Trump Surrogates 'The Real Stars' Of The White House Correspondents' Dinner
  • Fox News Meme Of The Day: Bin Laden Not A Big Deal
  • Indiana Primary Open Thread (Update #1)
  • Ted Cruz Shuns MSNBC's Halle Jackson Over Trump Question
  • Liberty Counsel Attorney Needs A Glock .45 In Target Restroom

john avlon

ace of spades hq

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