polurls / purple

the political blog aggregator for moderates

switch to:   ...for progressives  ...for moderates  ...for conservatives

daily kos

  • Sunday Talk: This land is my land
  • Epidemic of GOPer virus will kill thousands in red states
  • Here come the positive campaign ads. Wait, what?
  • Chart of the Day: Killing eco-activists
  • Animal Nuz #195
  • Giving away guns is the newest chicken-in-every-pot

political wire

  • Quote of the Day
  • Lawmaker Claims Uninsured Rate Has Gone Up
  • This Week on the Podcast
  • Clinton Conspiracy Memo is Released
  • Quote of the Day
  • Roberts Would Crush Sebelius

the corner

  • Fund: Reid Calling Bundy Supporters 'Domestic Terrorists' Part of Dems' Effort to Rally the Base
  • The (Re)birth of Ivan Ilyin
  • Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • Rand Paul to Meet Top Romney Donors in Boston
  • The Coming Real Estate Hyperpocalypse: All YOUR Fault!
  • The Ryan Medicare Plan


new republic

  • Why Do Our Offices Make Us So Miserable?
  • U.S. Cold War Policy Was Designed by a Bigot
  • David Axelrod Might Win the Next British Election for Labour

drudge report

  • Russia says reinforced military on border as precaution...
  • Holocaust Survivor: Jewish People Should Leave Ukraine Now...
  • 65,000 Jews left -- down from 2,700,000 in 1920s...


  • Why ‘trust and safety’ are no longer free on UberX and Lyft
  • The health-care debate hasn’t changed in 20 years, new Clinton documents show
  • Here’s how many times Easter will fall on 4/20 in the next 1,000 years
  • How Democratic and Republican morals compare to the rest of the world
  • Driverless vehicles will force us to rethink car ownership
  • Obamacare’s high-risk pools are closing for real this time

politifact truth-o-meter

  • PunditFact looks at the IRS scandal and Watergate
  • Mailbag: 'Everyone fails this fact-check'
  • Chat with us about health care, Fla. governor’s race
  • PunditFact's guide to the RAND health insurance report
  • PunditFact fact-checks the April 13 news shows
  • Are ads from Koch brothers-supported group accurate?
Notice that Polurls is 100% ad-free? Please return the favor by liking us on Facebook:


  • Sunday Talking Heads: April 20, 2014
  • Late Late Night FDL: Which Witch Is Which
  • Late Night: Mary Magdalene
  • US Public Opinion Zero Effect on Policy, Wealth Distribution Reality vs Perception
  • The “Butterfly Effect” Revisited
  • Saturday Art: The Exit Room (short film)

abc politics

  • Not Everyone’s Happy Michelle Obama Will Deliver a Graduation Address; School District Responds
  • Bill Clinton ‘Surprised’ at Black Hawk Down Raid
  • Clinton White House’s Conspiracy Theory of Right-Wing Conspiracy Theories
  • Bill Clinton Targeted Chelsea’s Future Mother-In-Law in Healthcare Bid
  • Bill Clinton Aides Worried He’d Be ‘Haunted by JFK’s Ghost’
  • Great Outdoors: Free Entrance to National Parks

power line

  • Can the spirit of 2012 save the Democrats in 2014?
  • The Hinderaker-Ward Experience, Episode 69: Spring Can Really Hang You Up the Most
  • This Week’s Climate News
  • The Growing Financial Disaster of Obamacare
  • Birth of the VRWC
  • The Week in Pictures: Royal Baby Edition

paul krugman

the hill

  • Diplomatic deal struck on Ukraine
  • Podesta seeks points for Obama's scoreboard before it's too late
  • Dems label foes ‘un-American’
  • Agenda out from under O-Care rock
  • Obama: 7.1M enrolled in O-Care
  • O-Care premiums to skyrocket

weekly standard

  • The Big Stall
  • 'The Economy Is Often Not So Compliant'
  • Don’t You Dare Say the ‘R’ Word
  • Maine Poll: Republican LePage Leads Democrat Michaud
  • The Obama Library: Who Pays?
  • Report: Sebelius 'Not Considering' Run for Senate

huffington post

  • Expensive Del Taco Bill Surprises California Customers
  • Third U.S. Mumps Outbreak This Year Happens In New Jersey
  • How To Figure Out What You Really Want To Do In Life
  • College Football Players Should Be Making $178,000 A Year: Study
  • Long-Term Unemployed Struggle To Find -- And Keep -- Jobs
  • Sunderland Deals A Major Blow To Chelsea's Title Hopes, Snaps Jose Mourinho's Streak (VIDEO)

the fix

  • How the marathon bombings changed everything in Boston politics
  • The taxonomy of the political book hatchet job
  • The picture that sums up what everyone in D.C. is thinking this Friday
  • The top 11 Senate races of 2014
  • A majority of Coloradans have tried pot. Don’t act surprised.
  • Ever wonder what the White House briefing room is really like? Here’s a view from the second row.


  • Ageless Alien: Bernard Hopkins Beats Beibut Shumenov to Unify Light Heavyweight Belts
  • Frenzied Porter-Malignaggi Bout Highlights DC Armory Card
  • Easter: To Be Continued
  • Who Is Thomas Piketty and Why Has the Obama Admin Rolled Out the Red Carpet for Him?
  • Poll: Thirty-Seven Percent of Voters Afraid of the Federal Government
  • Cliven Bundy and the Origins of the American Abundance Revolution

media matters

  • Nevada Journalist Jon Ralston: Sean Hannity's Championing Of Nevada Rancher Is "Totally Irresponsible"
  • Politico's Ken Vogel: Mark Levin's Political Endorsements "Flip[ped] Completely" In Conjunction With His Tea Party Backer's
  • Fox Champions Bundy Supporters Who Threatened Violence Against Federal Agents
  • Fox News Carnival Barkers Gin Up A Range War
  • WSJ Sold On Ineffective And Potentially Unconstitutional Surveillance Of American Muslims
  • Guns Make Domestic Violence Deadlier

new york times

fox news

Notice that Polurls is 100% ad-free? Please return the favor by liking us on Facebook:

kevin drum

  • Housekeeping Notes
  • Friday Cat Blogging - 18 April 2014
  • Krauthammer Lights the Way for Tidal Waves of Secret Campaign Cash
  • How Will We Know If Obamacare Is a Success?
  • It's Spring, So California Refineries Are Suddenly Having a Few Problems
  • Doctors Begin to Notice That Health Care Is Really Expensive

hotline on call


washington post

  • Democrats seek to reshape midterm electorate along lines of a presidential year
  • Super PAC’s fall TV ad reservations hint at group’s strategy for Democrats in House races
  • Monkey Cage: The multiple international dimensions of an election in a small African country
  • The Fix: How the marathon bombings changed everything in Boston politics
  • She The People: Confronting a taboo after the death of ‘For Brown Girls’ founder
  • The Fix: The taxonomy of the political book hatchet job

the volokh conspiracy

  • [Paul Cassell] Federalist Society podcast on using acquitted conduct at sentencing
  • [David Kopel] National Firearms Law Seminar
  • [Eugene Volokh] Wisconsin limits on public employer collective bargaining upheld
  • [Eugene Volokh] Sterilization of the “intellectually disabled”
  • [Eugene Volokh] BET has First Amendment right to tell transgender on-screen TV personality to dress differently on-screen
  • [Ilya Somin] Atheism, self-sacrifice, and morality

crooks and liars

  • Sunday Morning Bobblehead Thread
  • Who's Your Favorite Clone In BBC's 'Orphan Black?'
  • Open Thread - Dad Does A Poetry Slam
  • C&L's Late Night Music Club With Handel
  • Republican Mayor Sends Cops To Home Of Twitter Parodist
  • Every Member Of Congress Gets Hustler

the moderate voice


talking points memo

  • 13th Body Pulled From Snow In Everest Avalanche
  • Greenwald Expected Pulitzer Committee To Recognize Snowden Reporting 'One Way Or Another'
  • Paper or Pixel?
  • Ted Cruz: Thanks, Obama
  • 'Grandma Hillary' Coverage Brings Out The Sexism
  • New Comments System

congress blog

  • Azerbaijan and the 'Bear' next door
  • Supreme Court boosts shareholders’ right to information
  • Congress must rein in frivolous lawsuits
  • Time to scrap the cap
  • GM’s problem problem
  • Close the Olympics anti-gay loophole


  • Resurrection Sunday: Easter 2014
  • Great Video! Nevada Assemblywoman Faces Off With MSNBC Host Over Bundy Ranch
  • Holy Saturday and The Harrowing Of Hell
  • Lunatic Lord
  • Ecce Homo: Good Friday 2014
  • The Good Friday Show
Notice that Polurls is 100% ad-free? Please return the favor by liking us on Facebook:

oliver willis

  • Media Research Center Would Really Like To Talk Smack About Chelsea Clinton
  • The Almighty Liberal Media, The Most Powerful Force Known To Man
  • Yes, But What Does The Klan Guy Think?
  • This Website Tricked Dumb People With Fake News, And Is Making Money Doing It
  • Kochs Should Stand By Their Words Or Get Out Of Politics
  • Charles Koch & The New Conservative Wimp Culture


  • Clandestine FBI Inquiry Rattles 9/11 Tribunals
  • Looking for Terrorists? Why Not Check the Extreme Right Website Linked to 100 Hate Crime Killings
  • Science Crucified
  • Everest Avalanche Death Toll Reaches 13
  • Obama Approval Rating
  • Self Portrait

michelle malkin

  • For those longing for the days of Solyndra, DOE spending $4 billion to make it happen again
  • Jay Carney reveals President Obama’s most challenging interviewer of the 2012 campaign
  • Another Nobel Prize on the way? Paul Krugman to study income inequality from perspective of 1 percent
  • It’s official! Philanthro-nanny Michael Bloomberg announces he’s bought his way into heaven
  • Debunking the Blame Righty propagandists…again
  • Big shock: Changes to Census Bureau survey will make it difficult to measure effects of Obamacare

news hounds

  • Mike Huckabee's Love For North Korea Wins Our Most Outrageous Quote Of The Week
  • Fox Host: Tony Soprano ‘Much Better’ Than NASA
  • Hannity Still Recklessly Inflaming Nevada Ranch Tensions Despite Saying He Wants A Settlement
  • Stuart Varney’s ObamaCare Derangement Syndrome
  • Van Susteren Helps Whitewash Nevada Rancher’s Dangerous Behavior By Attacking Harry Reid
  • On Fox & Friends: Atheists Use Founders To Declare 'Unholy' War On Easter!!!!


riehl world view

  • Several Influential Conservatives Favor Comcast Merger
  • Why Did Dylan Byers Discreetly Change His Mike Rogers Cumulus Story?
  • Cue the Outrage Mongers: AmSpec – Michelle Malkin Is Wrong
  • Why Romney’s Attack On Obama Is Misguided
  • Dateline 4/11/2007: Why Chris Hayes was “quietly crying” into his sweater
  • Ukraine Calls Up 40,000 Reservists

political animal

andrew sullivan

  • A Poem For Saturday
  • A Supremely Strange Short
  • The Politics Of Porn
  • The Pleasures Of Stoned Sex
  • The Dating Lives Of Porn Stars
  • Pick-ups To Put Down


  • 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
  • I'm Ba-ack

war is a crime

  • Forgiveness is Dysfunctional
  • Three Images the World Needed
  • US Nuclear Weapons Proliferation: We’re No. 1!
  • Saudi and Alkhalifa rulers increase military spending to stop change
  • Full Show: Climate Catastrophe Now + The Most Important Question About Obamacare {aTV 001}

connecting the dots

  • Undergraduate Upsets Wall Street
  • Fear of Flying
  • The Putin/Tea Party Axis
  • The Far End of Obamacare
  • The Fire This Time
  • The View from 90

flopping aces

  • Don’t Ban Bossy, Ban Beyonce (Guest Post)
  • Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary
  • Long Live The Republic (Guest Post)
  • Al Qaeda: “Obama is on the path to defeat”
  • Victim of Islamic genital mutilation victimized again by Brandeis University
  • 1776 & 2014 – Complacency and Revolution
Notice that Polurls is 100% ad-free? Please return the favor by liking us on Facebook:

drudge retort

  • Western Lawmakers Want Their Federal Lands
  • Obama Signs Cruz's Iranian Diplomat Bill
  • Architect of CIA Torture Program Unapologetic
  • White House Won't Deport Justin Bieber
  • How is Yahoo So Worthless?
  • Drone Strike on Al Qaeda Kills 15 in Yemen

little green footballs

  • 85,000 Historical Films From British Pathe on YouTube
  • Terrific Live Performance: Lydian Collective - Cartoon Hero
  • This Is Bad: Heartbleed Attack Targets VPN Service
  • Twitter Timeline: Greenwald Associate Trevor Timm vs. His 9/11 Truther Fans
  • Snowden's Op-Ed: Desperately Spinning to Repair the Damage
  • NPR Tiny Desk Concert: Tom Brosseau

vox populi

  • Truth and the Resurrection
  • Hugo Awards: Best Novelette
  • The end of debate
  • Why the minimum wage should be raised
  • Pro-slavery Republicans
  • Lions Den: Witchfinder

crooks and liars

  • Sunday Morning Bobblehead Thread
  • Who's Your Favorite Clone In BBC's 'Orphan Black?'
  • Open Thread - Dad Does A Poetry Slam
  • C&L's Late Night Music Club With Handel
  • Republican Mayor Sends Cops To Home Of Twitter Parodist
  • Every Member Of Congress Gets Hustler

john avlon

  • Hating Kennedy – The Daily Beast
  • The Gonzo Life of Mayor McCrack – The Daily Beast
  • Christie’s Reelection Triumph Is a Revenge of the RINOs – The Daily Beast
  • What GOP Can Learn from Cuccinelli’s Tanking Bid in Virginia – CNN
  • Paralyzed by Polarization – The Daily Beast
  • Shutdown Crisis: We Need a Hostage Negotiator – The Daily Beast

ace of spades hq

Polurls® is operated by Mitch Fournier. If you have a political blog that you would like considered for inclusion (or you think you should be higher on the page or on the default "/purple" page, give Polurls.com some blog, tweet or link love and I'll see what I can do :) You can follow polurls on Twitter or Facebook.

Other sites: let you friends help you find the stuff you want at Wantbox.com (AboutUs profile). Create a free online birth announcement or free baby website at ParentShack.com. The world's best art, featured at 2d.com. Display your child's K through 12 school photos with the innovative frames at SchoolPhotoFrames.com.

Google Analytics Alternative