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daily kos

  • Nurse takes a bike ride. Paul LePage clears his schedule to monitor her.
  • Anti-choice Republican may join renegade New York Senate Democrats—and it looks like they want him
  • Cartoon: Ernest Hemingway's new typewriter
  • Daily Kos Election Outlook: Alaska suddenly becomes interesting again
  • Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest: A little-known Libertarian is Mark Begich's secret weapon
  • Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9 am ET!

political wire

  • Arizona Democrats Promote Libertarian Candidate
  • Political Reporters Not a Factor Anymore
  • Ad Spending Tops $1 Billion
  • Cotton Opens Up Huge Lead in Arkansas
  • Newspaper Endorses Indicted Congressman
  • Will Joe Biden Run in 2016?

the corner

  • Obama's Veto Pen
  • #QEDone, But Stimulus Remains
  • Get Tough with Turkey
  • Rob Astorino’s Rainbow Coalition: Gotham Dem’s Race Slurs Are Pure Bull
  • Houston Mayor Withdraws Unconstitutional Subpoenas; Persists in Unconstitutional Violation of City Charter
  • Obama: Americans 'Hiding under the Covers' over Ebola Makes Me 'Frustrated'


new republic

drudge report

  • BREAKOUT: Maine nurse goes for bike ride...
  • Americans may see more cases...
  • African horses quarantined 60 days...
  • Uproar over US troops quarantine in Italy...


  • Clowns are twice as scary to Democrats as they are to Republicans
  • U.S. GDP grows at 3.5 percent in third quarter
  • Climate scientists aren’t too alarmist. They’re too conservative
  • Greenspan upstages the Fed to offer some free investment advice
  • Fed looks toward debate on raising rates as quantitative easing ends
  • Why the Fed is giving up too soon on the economy

politifact truth-o-meter

  • Fact-checking the 2014 campaigns with PolitiFact around the country
  • Catch up with our chat on Facebook
  • Rand Paul on the Truth-O-Meter
  • PolitiFact's 9 biggest whoppers of the 2014 campaign
  • Could terrorists use Ebola to attack the United States?
  • Republicans' favorite attack on incumbent Democrats: their loyalty to Obama in votes


  • D.C. Council Prepares for Historic Move Towards Marijuana Legalization
  • The Stories of Some of the Eighty-Nine People Killed by Chicago Police in the Past Five Years
  • The Roundup
  • America…home also to, the lame
  • Late Late Night FDL: Mash or Hash
  • Late Night: Cultural Custodians, Capitalists and Cannabis Companies Create Candy Consumption Confusion

abc politics

  • Fight Night In New Hampshire
  • 11 Questions – And Answers – About Election Day 2014
  • Ebola Worries Ease a Bit Despite Preparedness Concerns
  • ‘Duck Dynasty’ Tries to Lure Voters for Kin
  • Seven Days, Six States, Countdown To Election Day
  • Economic, Political Discontent Make for a Midterm Double Punch

paul krugman

the hill

  • Obama: 'Hiding' won't stop Ebola
  • WH not investigating 'chickens---' remark
  • House Democrats press Obama on immigrant detention centers
  • WH: Army Ebola policy not needed for civilians
  • WH has hindered, not helped, say Dems
  • Ebola czar faces first big test

weekly standard

  • Apple CEO Sure Sounds a Lot Like Chick-fil-A CEO
  • Gaining Momentum?
  • Customs and Border Protection Halts Background Checks Over Security Concerns
  • Royals and Giants Have Their ‘Game-Changers’ Ready to Go For Game Seven
  • How the Royals Built a Winner in Kansas City This Year—With Speed
  • While We’re Young?

huffington post

  • What About Libya: Or How the U.S. Prioritizes One Suffering Nation Over Another
  • The Right's Urge to Kick Down: Doing Unto Others as Has Been Done Unto You
  • Ebolaphobia Going Viral
  • Betting Against Latino Voters is a Bad Move
  • Rand Paul's Message on Foreign Policy
  • The Message Kroger Doesn't Want You to Hear

the fix

  • There will soon be one million ads run in the 2014 Senate race. That’s twice as much airtime as every episode of Jeopardy ever.
  • Why Hillary Clinton would be smart to announce her presidential candidacy ASAP
  • The best sentences from the Staten Island Advance’s endorsement of Michael Grimm
  • Jon Stewart realized that Koch Industries was running ads during his show. So he trolled them.
  • 14 embarrassing things you do when you’re about to lose an election
  • The Hispanic vote is completely misunderstood. Here’s proof.


  • The Hill: Post Election 'Civil War' for GOP
  • Imam's 'Sham Marriage' Trial Collapses after Home Office Forgets Evidence
  • Exclusive - Rand Paul Leads the Way toward 2014 GOP Victory
  • This Halloween Be as Sexy or Offensive as You Want to Be
  • Ray Rice Halloween Costumes Offend
  • FBI Identifies, Raids Home of Contractor Suspected as Second Snowden Leaker

media matters

  • MSNBC's Rachel Maddow Blasts Fox's Hypocrisy On Gas Prices
  • MSNBC's Maddow Highlights Criticism Of GOP Senate Candidate Joni Ernst After She Snubs Largest Iowa Newspapers
  • Fox News Ignores Climate Change On The Anniversary Of Hurricane Sandy
  • Conservative Media Think This Administrative Tweak To The Definition Of "Mother" Means Obama Is "Selling U.S. Citizenship"
  • Fox News Defends Street Harassment As "Nothing Disrespectful"
  • National Review Online Now Totally Confused In Its All-Out Push For Strict Voter ID

new york times

fox news

kevin drum

  • Most Latinos Don't Hold Obama's Immigration Delay Against Him
  • After Supreme Court Decision, Patent Trolls Getting Cold Feet?
  • In NSA Bills, the Devil Is in the Details
  • Benjamin Netanyahu, "Chickenshit"
  • Why Do Republicans Hate the Beatles?
  • Quote of the Day: Bush Would Have Punched Putin in the Nose

hotline on call

power line

  • How Many Elections Will Democrats Steal Next Week? (Part 2)
  • Burke busted
  • Chickenshit coming home to roost
  • And now for something completely different, part deux
  • And Now For Something Completely Different


  • Congrats GOP Septuagenarian, You Are In Jail For Trying To Rape A Lady On Skype!
  • Chris Christie Has Civil Conversation With Citizen, Just Kidding
  • President Lindsey Graham Will Be Great For Rich White Men
  • Rachel Maddow Does Science To Rightwing Myths About IUDs (Video)
  • What Do You Want To Do Today, Keith Ablow? Try To Take Over The World!
  • Space Case Donald Trump Hates Private Enterprise Now

washington post

  • GovBeat: You knew it was coming: The House of Cards-themed campaign ad
  • The Fix: There will soon be one million ads run in the 2014 Senate race. That’s twice as much airtime as every episode of Jeopardy ever.
  • The Fix: Why Hillary Clinton would be smart to announce her presidential candidacy ASAP
  • Obama approval barely ahead of Bush on eve of 2006 midterms
  • Monkey Cage: Pulled over: How Police Stops Define Race and Citizenship
  • Jeb Bush: Son ‘didn’t talk to me’ before suggesting 2016 run was likely

the volokh conspiracy

  • [Eugene Kontorovich] The Article I power in Zivotosfky v. Kerry
  • [Ward Farnsworth (guest-blogging)] Restitution after a Ponzi scheme collapses
  • [David Kopel] Watergate quiz
  • [Eugene Volokh] Houston mayor drops church subpoenas
  • [Eugene Volokh] Posting photo of your young daughter wearing Game of Thrones T-shirt — not a threat of violence
  • [Todd Zywicki] Symposium on “Consumer Credit and the American Economy” on November 14

crooks and liars

  • Hurricane Sandy Activist: Christie Still Sitting On $800 Million In Disaster Relief. Why?
  • Fox News' Insane Psychiatrist Calls For 'American Jihad'
  • Megyn Kelly Runs Interference For Ferguson Police Department
  • Gov. LePage Puts Kaci Hickox Under Police Guard To Keep Her Locked Up
  • Mike's Blog Round Up
  • Colbert Tackles GamerGate

the moderate voice

  • Kaci Hickox Is A Hero–Now On Two Counts
  • Voting Millennials Support Republican-Run Congress
  • Halloween: The Orange and Black
  • Cartoon: Honey Boo Boo
  • Mystery of Amelia Earhart Solved? Fragment From Missing Plane Identified
  • Canada’s Terrorism Turning Point


talking points memo

  • Jeb Bush Disses His Own Son's 2016 Speculation
  • Staten Island Paper Is Disgusted With Its Own Michael Grimm Endorsement
  • Poll: Republican Tom Cotton Has A Commanding Lead In Arkansas
  • New Poll Finds Hagan Lead Edging Ahead Of Margin Of Error
  • Grimm And Challenger Bomb Debate Question About Last Books They Read (VIDEO)
  • Weather Channel: Despite What Our Co-Founder Says, Climate Change Is Real

congress blog

  • Setting policy toward a fictional Iran
  • Hunger: An issue we can agree on
  • Behind Mexico’s latest massacre: Authorities were warned but didn’t listen
  • Lame-duck Congress should do nothing
  • The toll of identity theft is steep, and demands action
  • Detroit on the brink


  • Supporting Sarah Palin’s #AKGov Endorsement Requires Abandoning Conservative Principles
  • The Democrats’ Desperate, Race-Baiting Push
  • Why Those White Women Want Nothing To Do With Barack Obama
  • Coca-Cola’s Anti-Religious Positions
  • Tech at Night: Sorry, FTC is wrong and AT&T is right. Without a doubt.
  • Independent, NAMED sources: Mary Burke fired from family business for incompetence.

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


  • GOP Rocks the Vote
  • Orbital Sciences
  • There Are Twice as Many Billionaires Now Than Before the Financial Crisis
  • Naomi Klein Talks Capitalism and Climate Change with Russell Brand
  • Gamergate Wants You!
  • Israeli Firm Sodastream Leaves Palestinian West Bank After BDS Pressure (Video)

michelle malkin

  • The spectacular self-immolation of Wendy R. Davis
  • Jon Stewart gives Wendy Davis enticing suggestion for saving campaign
  • Sen. Mary Landrieu enters voluntary quarantine in last-ditch effort to save campaign
  • Hillary Clinton: Now that I’m speaking to a different audience, I can tell you that businesses DO create jobs
  • But remember, the border is secure!
  • Paging Eric Holder (again): Hundreds of thousands of illegal votes are cast every year

news hounds

  • ‘Liberal’ Bob Beckel On Cat Call Video: ‘Damn, Baby, You’re A Piece Of Woman’
  • An Ebola Physician Shoots Down Megyn Kelly's Talking Points
  • Megyn Kelly Retracts Colorado Voting Reporting But…
  • Fox Psychiatrist Ablow Says ‘It’s Time For An American Jihad’
  • Tucker Carlson: Kids Do Best With Married Heterosexual Parents (And Pres. Obama Should Be Promoting This!)
  • Actors Are Afraid To Play Rupert Murdoch


riehl world view

  • Oops: Conscientious, dedicated, heroic … NYC Ebola Dr. ‘lied’ to authorities about NYC travels
  • Is RGA’s Chris Christie Letting Scott Walker Hang?
  • NYC Doc With Ebola Was Out Bowling
  • Patient in NYC Tests Positive for Ebola
  • 9 percent of voters ‘enthusiastic’ about Obama
  • Joni Ernst carries Her 9 mm Everywhere

political animal

  • Odds of Overtime
  • High-Stakes Elections
  • Daylight Video
  • Day's End and Night Watch
  • Forecasting the Elections of January 6
  • Fairly Stable State Legislative Map

andrew sullivan

  • Getting The Real Ebola Crisis Under Control
  • A “Great” Debate
  • A Rocket Launch Gone Wrong
  • Politicians Don’t Control The Economy, Stupid
  • Leather Bound
  • Did Non-US Citizens Elect Al Franken? Ctd


  • 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

  • Crisis in the Middle East: Alternatives to War
  • Two Marches in DC This Saturday
  • 57 Candidates and Nothing On
  • Prof. Boyle may be wrong, but he may be right: With a Government this Vile and This Secretive We Need to Ask Questions
  • No More Wars on Anything
  • Iraq/Syria News - Oct 29, 2014

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

  • Of Twinkies and Oreos: What it means to be “Ethnic” in “White” America
  • Why are some Americans anti-American (Guest Post)
  • NY Times peddles Obamacare fiction
  • Illegitimacy: America’s racist past and present dooms its present and future…
  • Sunday Funnies
  • Hard Core Socialism – Clinton Picks-up The Banner

drudge retort

  • Scott Brown Tries to Make Carpetbagging History
  • Christie Yells at 'Finish the Job' Sandy Sign Holder
  • Giants Win World Series
  • Zombie Stopped for DUI Twice on Same Night
  • Televangelist: Ebola is God's Wrath on U.S.
  • Few Candidates Have Guts to Stand with Giffords

little green footballs

  • Video: The Sunny Personality of Chris Christie
  • Pope Francis Takes a Stand for Evolution
  • Glenn Greenwald on "The Last Word:" Canadian Attacks Weren't Terrorism
  • Video: Orbital Sciences Rocket Explosion From 3000ft
  • Nurse Amber Vinson Ebola-Free, Discharged From Hospital
  • Jim Hoft Repeats the Right Wing Lie of the Week: That Nurse Kaci Hickox Hid Her CDC Job

vox populi

  • Brad Wardell sets the record straight
  • In defense of civilian military theorists
  • We do better werewolves
  • Ebola Weeks 42-43
  • Sci Phi Journal #2
  • Invasion and disintegration is inevitable

crooks and liars

  • Hurricane Sandy Activist: Christie Still Sitting On $800 Million In Disaster Relief. Why?
  • Fox News' Insane Psychiatrist Calls For 'American Jihad'
  • Megyn Kelly Runs Interference For Ferguson Police Department
  • Gov. LePage Puts Kaci Hickox Under Police Guard To Keep Her Locked Up
  • Mike's Blog Round Up
  • Colbert Tackles GamerGate

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

ace of spades hq

  • Thursday Morning News Dump
  • Morning Open Thread
  • Overnight Open Thread (10-29-2014)
  • World Series: Game Seven! [BCochran81]
  • Now in Wisconsin, Crowd Makes For the Exits While Obama is in Mid-Drone
  • Science: Actually, Mass Shooting Incidents Aren't Going Up At All, If You Bother To Do the Actual Research

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