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daily kos

  • Koch brothers freak out in response to Rolling Stone expose
  • Kansas GOP slides into disarray after sinking polls, a tea party revolt and another loss in court
  • Yes, you're getting asked for money. A lot. And that's a good thing
  • Spotlight on green news & views: No mining at the Grand Canyon, half world's wildlife lost
  • Cartoon: The climate denial march on reality
  • Keep the House from going completely crazy: Send two progressive fighters to Congress

political wire

  • Very Close for Maryland Governor
  • Deadlocked in New Hampshire
  • Secret Service Chief Resigns
  • Orman Has Lead in Kansas
  • Walker Holds Lead in Wisconsin
  • Crist Grabs Back Lead in Florida

the corner

  • Krauthammer's Take: 'Crisis of Competence' at WH Exposes a 'Presidency Falling Apart'
  • Al Qaeda Calls For Truce With Islamic State So Jihadists Can Unite Against America
  • Rep. Chaffetz Accuses Resigned Secret Service Head of 'Deception'
  • White House: Secret Service Didn't Inform Obama of Gun-in-Elevator Incident
  • Hours Before Pierson Resigned, WH Said It Stood 'Solidily Behind' Her
  • Joni Ernst Claims 'Momentum' Against Bruce Braley in Senate Race


new republic

drudge report

  • Told hospital on first visit was from LIBERIA -- then SENT HOME!
  • Up to 18 Exposed...
  • Airlines scramble to track down HUNDREDS who came in contact...


  • The middle class is poorer today than it was in 1989
  • Is it really possible for someone to drink 10 drinks per day?
  • A battle’s brewing within the GOP over whether to pursue tax reform
  • Voters don’t really care about climate change. So why do Democrats keep talking about it?
  • Which car to drive if you want to get the most tickets
  • What the Ebola outbreak tells us about global inequality

politifact truth-o-meter

  • Top 5 most popular fact-checks for September 2014
  • Has Florida's Charlie Crist flip-flopped on his party, health care, abortion and the stimulus?
  • Previewing the Texas governor's debate
  • PunditFact fact-checks the Sept. 28 news shows
  • Fact-checking 7 claims about Eric Holder
  • The Kentucky U.S. Senate race: the fact-checks so far


  • Chipmunks Shut Down Utah Tar Sands
  • Anti-Gay Activists Justify HRC’s “Export of Hate” Report
  • Consequences Of Gaza Operation Felt In Israel With Suicides and Moves Away From Border
  • Living Life in Prison Without Parole for Nonviolent Drug Offenses: Euka Wadlington & His Fight for Freedom
  • First TV Ad Released for Marijuana Legalization in Oregon
  • Entering the Intelligence Labyrinth

abc politics

  • White House Fence Jumper Enters Not Guilty Plea
  • Senators Want Pentagon Probe of Sex Abuse Intimidation Claims
  • Senior Congressional Democrat on Secret Service Director: ‘This Lady Has to Go’
  • ‘Capital Games’: Behind Congress’ ‘Attack’ on NFL Tax Breaks
  • Where Americans Stand on Strikes
  • Broad Backing for Air Strikes on ISIS; Less for U.S. Forces as Advisers in Iraq

paul krugman

the hill

  • Secret Service chief quits
  • Support crumbles in Congress for embattled Secret Service chief
  • Accused White House fence-jumper pleads not guilty
  • Obama looks to 'change the status quo' in Gaza
  • Lapses spark debate on deadly force
  • Strangest White House security breaches

weekly standard

  • Secret Service Requires Female Agents to Meet Lower Physical Strength Standards Than Male Agents
  • Does Eric Holder’s Successor Face a Momentum Shift on Dope?
  • Barnes Podcast: Harry Reid is Desperate
  • Secret Service Director Resigns
  • Braley Voted Against Funding Combat Operations in Iraq
  • Cats Bark in Arkansas

huffington post

  • Why Is Mayor de Blasio Breaking Four Promises Within 400 Yards of His Own Home?
  • Democrats Cheer Kansas Ruling
  • ACLU Challenges New Alabama Abortion Law
  • HUFFPOST HILL - Secret Security Director Out, Ebola Still In
  • McConnell, Grimes Both Get Public Pay To Campaign
  • What Do We Talk About When We Talk About College Debt?

the fix

  • 7 things you didn’t read today (but should have)
  • The 6 things we knew — but forgot — about Mitch McConnell
  • Pat Roberts is in big trouble, but he’s not a goner yet
  • A cartoon showed a white guy asking President Obama if he used watermelon toothpaste. Controversy ensued.
  • Rob Portman sounds a lot like a presidential candidate
  • Rick Scott is like a terrific modern wedding dress. Charlie Crist, not so much.


  • Bill Clinton Seems Fond Of Alison Lundergan Grimes
  • Mark Levin Calls for Investigation into Obama Intel Briefings
  • Brown Continues to Gain Ground on Shaheen In Latest NH Poll
  • Portland Christmas Tree Bomb Plotter Sentenced to 30 Years
  • Al Franken Stumbles in First Debate
  • Paul Ryan 'Dumbfounded' by Obama Intel Briefing Revelation

media matters

  • NRO Forgets Its Defense Of Scalia Speeches As It Continues To Attack Ginsburg
  • Fox News Host On Oklahoma Beheading: "Is It Time To Profile?"
  • Fox Hosts Idealize Bush's "Precedent" Of Declassifying Intelligence Briefings
  • NY Post Settles Lawsuit Over Infamous Boston Bombing "Bag Men" Cover
  • Limbaugh: "You Have To Infer" That Ebola Patient In U.S. Is Not An American Citizen
  • No Civil Rights For Them: Right-Wing Media Don't Think Unaccompanied Minors Deserve Lawyers

new york times

fox news

kevin drum

  • Why Is There No Code Name for the ISIS Bombing Campaign?
  • Take Two: Are Americans Really in Love With War?
  • Here's How Fact Checking Exits the Real World and Enters Wonderland
  • You Insult Henry Kissinger At Your Peril
  • Mitt Romney Takes Another Crack at Explaining the 47 Percent
  • Peak Oil Is All About Cheap Oil

hotline on call

power line

  • Why The Secret Service Fiasco Shouldn’t Surprise Us
  • Is Al Franken In Trouble?
  • Michelle Obama event “creeps out” veteran reporter
  • Mary’s Prayer
  • Ain’t got time to PDB


  • Stephen Colbert Perplexed By This Muslim Sportsball Man And His Exotic Ways (Video)
  • Girl Secret Service Director’s Resignation Is Obama’s Latest Attack On Women, According To Idiots
  • Florida Jury Finally Finds Murderer Michael Dunn Guilty Of Murder
  • ‘Science’ Center Teaches Boys Rocketry, Girls Makeup. Internet Certain To Be Pleased. (Updated)
  • Stupid Game Show Star Alex Trebek Does Not Even Know What Do Women Want
  • Wingnuts Pretty Mad At Obama For Letting Himself Be Killed Like That

washington post

  • Florida man convicted of murder in retrial
  • The Fix: 7 things you didn’t read today (but should have)
  • Names on the post-Holder shortlist
  • Federal Eye: Meet Joseph Clancy, the new acting Secret Service chief
  • Monkey Cage: The birth and perhaps death of anxiety about failed states
  • In the Loop: Heading to the shortlist to replace Attorney General Eric Holder

the volokh conspiracy

  • [Eugene Volokh] On the chilling effect, from one of the chillers
  • [Eugene Kontorovich] Constitutional problems with international courts
  • [Eugene Volokh] No, the FCC may not ban the use of “Redskins” on radio and TV broadcasting
  • [David Bernstein] Why is the Obama Administration so contemptuous of the Constitution and the rule of law?
  • [David Bernstein] More U.S. government hypocrisy on civilian casualties
  • [Will Baude] What’s the irreparable injury to Wisconsin?

crooks and liars

  • Facebook Lunatic Returns With Escalated Threats Toward President Obama
  • 'Loud Music' Shooter Convicted Of First Degree Murder
  • Ben Carson's Lunacy: AP History Courses Will Make Kids Join ISIS
  • Secret Service Director Resigns
  • In Interview, Zimmerman Family Claims They've 'Learnt A Lot From The Kardashians'
  • Boston Herald Cartoonist Apologizes (Sort Of) For Obama "Joke" With Watermelon

the moderate voice

  • A Tale of Two Pelosis
  • Happy 90th birthday, President Carter
  • Another Activist Conservative Judge Attempts To Destroy Obamacare
  • (Updates) The Ebola Crisis: U.S. Military Gears Up
  • CDC Confirms First Case Of Ebola In The US
  • Another stunning Secret Service fail: man with armed gun allowed into elevator with President Obama


talking points memo

  • Prosecutor Investigating Ferguson Grand Jury For Misconduct
  • Tea Party Group: Long-Shot GOPer Can 'Clearly' Win La. Senate Race
  • North Carolina Gov: We Will Appeal Ruling That Blocked Voter ID Law
  • Giving Teens Free Birth Control Dramatically Reduces Abortion
  • The Republicans In 'Republicans Are People Too' Ad Are All Stock Photos
  • Scott Brown: People Don't 'Care About' Contraception, Equal Pay

congress blog

  • Let's tackle prescription drug abuse in Medicare
  • Five reasons Americans can’t find jobs
  • Beware the food police
  • Abortion laws have created two nations, and women of color pay the price
  • The key to reviving America’s manufacturing might
  • Kurdistan on the brink


  • Secret Service Director Resigns– Open Thread
  • Cindy Sheehan: Democrats support war because of “reverse racism”
  • RedState Interview: Rick Wilson and I discuss the Democrats’ Cruel Emails of Fear.
  • U.S. Soldiers in “War” with ISIS Not Eligible for Medals?
  • Bobby Jindal Schools a Biased Reporter on Evolution
  • Senate Breakers Report and Governors Breakers Report: Oct 1

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


  • A Force More Powerful in Jefferson County, Colo.
  • Shrinking the Global Income Gap
  • Shooter Convicted in Florida ‘Stand Your Ground’ Trial
  • 10 Myths About Obama’s Latest War
  • Can You Guess How Many Gallons of Water It Took to Grow the Avocado in Your Guacamole?
  • California Finally Makes the Forced Sterilization of Female Inmates Illegal

michelle malkin

  • Paging Eric ‘vote fraud doesn’t exist’ Holder
  • New scare tactic highlights gravity of the ‘climate crisis’
  • State Dept’s Marie Harf: Hey, the spread of ISIS surprised even ISIS
  • Obama on 60 Minutes: US responding militarily with few global partners part of ‘how we roll’
  • Who’s up for a human rights lecture about Ferguson from the Iran’s Ayatollah Khamenei?
  • White House responds to the Oklahoma beheading as expected

news hounds

  • Elisabeth Hasselbeck's Guest Says 'Islam Is Our Enemy' & 'The Greatest Threat' To The World!
  • Elisabeth Hasselbeck Thinks Public School Statue, With Christian Verses, Is Just Fine
  • Greg Gutfeld Accuses Obama Of Caring More About Sandra Fluke Than National Security
  • Extremist Pamela Geller Announces On Hannity: Obama ‘Is Aligned With Jihad Force’
  • Secret Service Misses Man With Gun In Elevator With Obama. Guess What Fox Nation Readers Say?
  • Did Jesse Watters Edit Video To Imply ACLU Member Supports Infanticide?


riehl world view

  • Did the EPA Abuse It’s Authority to Influence the 2012 presidential election?
  • Wacko Bird Express: McCain to campaign for Thad Cochran
  • Democrat Political Operative Running Thad Cochran’s GOTV effort
  • MailOnline hires ex-BuzzFeed boss Jon Steinberg as new North America CEO
  • Bob Schieffer Thinks All Hispanics Are Illegal
  • ISIS leader ‘I’ll see you guys in New York’

political animal

  • Day's End and Night Watch
  • Here Come the Stereotypes About Presidential Security
  • Jimmy Carter In Perspective
  • "The Rick Scott Is Perfect!"
  • Lunch Buffet
  • Obama Tops 50% On Something, a 2014 First!

andrew sullivan

  • Obama’s War Budget
  • The Father Of Three Faiths
  • Face Of The Day
  • Global Business Boosters
  • A Climate Polemic Against Capitalism
  • Would You Eat A Black Bun?


  • 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

  • Bahrain: Testimony and Trial of Human Rights Defender and Co-Director of GCHR Maryam Al-Khawaja
  • Who's On First?: The War of the Heads
  • “Unreasonable” Women for The Planet, Peace, and Justice | Medea Benjamin Interview
  • Talk Nation Radio: Brad Friedman on the State of War, Earth, and Democracy
  • Corporations Causing Climate Change Should Be Taken Over By The Public | Howie Hawkins Interview
  • Drone Protester Faces Sentencing for Exercising His Rights

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

drudge retort

  • Problems on the Horizon for Texas
  • Murder Conviction in Florida Loud Music Shooting
  • Secret Service Director Resigns
  • Beer Helps to Improve Memory
  • Western U.S. Overrun Thousands of Wild Mustangs
  • How a 911 Caller Helped Get John Crawford Killed

little green footballs

  • Are You Ready for Another Condescending, Insulting Ad From Republicans?
  • In an "Open Carry" State Like Ohio, Why Was John Crawford Shot by Police in Wal-Mart?
  • Bad Lip Reading: Walking and Talking Dead
  • First Diagnosed Case of Ebola in Texas
  • Your Teabonics Moment of the Day
  • Creationist Ben Carson: The 2016 Elections Will Be Canceled Due to Anarchy

vox populi

  • This explains so much
  • Shut them up twice as hard
  • Brave women warriors
  • Kindle format at Castalia
  • Ebola in the USA
  • Competitive asset-stripping

crooks and liars

  • Facebook Lunatic Returns With Escalated Threats Toward President Obama
  • 'Loud Music' Shooter Convicted Of First Degree Murder
  • Ben Carson's Lunacy: AP History Courses Will Make Kids Join ISIS
  • Secret Service Director Resigns
  • In Interview, Zimmerman Family Claims They've 'Learnt A Lot From The Kardashians'
  • Boston Herald Cartoonist Apologizes (Sort Of) For Obama "Joke" With Watermelon

john avlon

  • George Clooney: A 21st-Century Statesman – Newsweek
  • The Resilient City – from Empire City: New York Through the Centuries
  • Exclusive: Congressional Ethics Probe Adds to Michele Bachmann’s Political Woes – The Daily Beast
  • The Absurd Impeachment Feedback Loop – The Daily Beast
  • Border Kids Crisis—Impotent Congress – The Daily Beast
  • Scaife v. Clinton and the Dangers of Demonization – The Daily Beast

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