The Power Line 100: The Commanding Haidt

31 Oct 2014, 7:05 pm

(Steven Hayward)I tended to let the Power Line 100 Best Professors in America series go dormant last academic year while I served out my time as an inmate at the University of Colorado at Boulder, and it is past time to bring it back. And who better to inaugurate the revival of this series than NYU&

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(John Hinderaker)I may have been the last person on Earth to watch the “catcall” video that has now been viewed more than 25 million times on YouTube, and seen by many more on news shows, etc. Just in case you haven’t seen it either, here it is. It is two minutes long. Basically, a

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Russian nuclear-capable bombers conducted a third day of military runs along Europe’s coasts on Friday as part of heightened strategic activities by Moscow, the NATO alliance said. “On Friday, Russian planes carried out more flights over Europe,” said NATO spokesman Maj. Rob Phill

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A student at the University of New Hampshire says that after he was recruited by Tom Steyer’s NextGen Climate, he grew disillusioned with the group when he learned that it was more about politics than actually helping the environment. Nicholas Lajoie, a freshman at the University of New Hamps

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The American Spectator

Milton Wolf Endorses Pat Roberts

Good for Milton Wolf. The man who made the conservative case in the Kansas Senate primary against incumbent GOP Senator Pat Roberts has now endorsed his one-time rival. This is a good thing. Everybody from Sarah Palin to Ted Cruz and Rand Paul has been in Kansas to close ranks behind Roberts, who i

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Yesterday, it was announced that the following nine former players and one executive will be given consideration for the Baseball Hall of Fame by the Golden Era Veterans Committee. The Golden Era is defined as the period between 1947 and 1972: Gil Hodges Jim Kaat Minnie Minoso Tony Oliva Ken Boyer
You are probably aware by now of that video showing a woman named Shoshana Edwards walking through the streets of New York in silence for 10 hours and the reactions to her appearance. Well, not quite 10 hours. Try about two minutes worth. In any case, these comments are characterized as "verbal str
Freddy Krueger, Jason Voorhees, and Michael Myers kill kids rushing to become adults. Is it too much to ask of the ghoulish trio to apply their talents toward adults rushing to become kids? The grownups who have decimated the ranks of trick-or-treaters by aborting 10 million of them in the last dec

The Federalist

3 Reasons President Obama Is Wrong About Stay-At-Home Mothers

President Obama just took a bizarre swipe at stay-at-home mothers. Here are three problems with his argument.

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Horror is an inherently conservative film genre. From horror pictures, we learn that government programs cannot in fact save us from ultimate evil.
For a so-called independent, Greg Orman sure has a lot of partisan Democrats running his Senate campaign in Kansas.
My grandma endured a painful death from cancer. But nothing could make her undignified.

The Washington Free Beacon

Russian Strategic Bombers Conduct More European Flights

Russian nuclear-capable bombers conducted a third day of military runs along Europe’s coasts on Friday as part of heightened strategic activities by Moscow, the NATO alliance said. “On Friday, Russian planes carried out more flights over Europe,” said NATO spokesman Maj. Rob Phill

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Big Government

Pizza Injury Sidelines Redskins Corner

Washington Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall claims to have had a pizza-related mishap that ended up injuring his Achilles' tendon. Hall reported that he slipped and fell while getting pizza in his kitchen tearing his Achilles' tendon for the second time this year. Hall isn't the first NFL pla

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Florida State's comeback over Louisville loudly announced the arrival of Week 10 of the college football season. Several additional games with playoff implications--Auburn-Ole Miss foremost among them--highlight Week 10. Let's assess the matchups. #3 Auburn vs #4 Ole Miss The College Football Playo
Friday on Fox News Channel's "Your World With Neil Cavuto," Gov. Bobby Jindal (R-LA) demanded an aplogy from Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-LA) for saying that Obama was unpopular in Louisiana because "the South has not always been the friendliest place for African-Americans" or woman. Jindal said, "I 
David Perdue, Republican candidate for the US Senate in Georgia, argued against the “Gang of Eight” Senate bill and urged increased border security in an interview on Friday’s “Laura Ingraham Show.” Perdue argued that his opponent, Democrat Michelle Nunn “has sa

American Thinker

Say It Loud, I'm Republican and I'm Proud

Do I need to pen a new version of James Brown's classic?

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A way to prevent the sort of trickery the left loves to use to win elections it otherwise would lose.
The impasse with Iran demonstrates clearly why a Republican Congressional majority is essential for this country's security.
We can hail a united Germany, we can applaud her diplomats, we can embrace former adversaries, and yet the Obama administration denounces our Israeli allies for doing no more in East Jerusalem than the Germans are doing in East Berlin.

Heritage Foundation

School Issues ‘No Trespass Order’ on Iraq Veteran Who Questioned Daughter’s Homework Assignment on Islam

An Iraq veteran was banned from his daughter’s high school after objecting to a required homework assignment about Islam. Kevin Wood, father of an 11th-grader... Read More The post School Issues ‘No Trespass Order’ on Iraq Veteran Who Questioned Daughter’s Homework Assignmen

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A long-awaited report from the Department of Justice’s inspector general sharply criticizes U.S. law enforcement officials for allowing a grenade trafficker for vicious Mexican drug cartels to... Read More The post US Lawmen Allowed Drug Cartels’ Grenade Trafficker to Move Fre
In a sign that Republican efforts to target the youth vote is paying off, a new poll finds a majority of young Americans who intend... Read More The post Poll Shows Young Voters Switching Allegiance From Democrats to GOP appeared first on Daily Signal.
Hopes for repeal of  Obamacare by a Republican-controlled Senate dimmed a week before the crucial midterm elections with surprising words from the man who likely... Read More The post Senate’s No. 1 Republican Explains Why a GOP-Controlled Senate Doesn’t Mean Repeal of Obamacare ap

Townhall.com

A Return to the JFK-Reagan Economic Model

Election Day will produce a new Republican Congress, or so the latest polls tell us.

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31 Oct 2014, 2:05 pm

So no matter how stressful your life can be with juggling family issues, relationships, career advancement, work, school, or any burden that life throws your way, cast it upon the Lord and He will sustain you, the colonel wrote.
"Already we are seeing nations large and small stepping up in impressive ways to make a contribution on the frontlinesCuba, a country of just 11 million people, has sent 165 health professionals and it plans to send nearly 300 more. (U.S. Sec. of State John Kerry as quoted by Reuters, Oct. 17)

The Corner

Campaign Manager Caught in O’Keefe Video Resigns

Guerrilla filmmaker James O’Keefe has prompted investigations into political operatives he caught on camera advising non-citizens they could vote. The North Carolina Board of Elections is looking into whether they broke state law. Meanwhile, Greg Amick, the campaign manager for the Demo

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Republicans won the 2010 midterm election by championing their ideology, but the issue of government’s competence—and the lack thereof—will be at the center of Tuesday’s midterm election, Charles Krauthammer said on Friday’s Special Report. &ldquo
On Friday’s Special Report, George Will discussed the Democratic Party’s strategy in advance of Election Day on Tuesday. Will said he thinks voters may decide that this election is not just about President Obama, but Democrats are trying to replay 2012 anyway. &ldq
The best movie advice for this or any Halloween is: Don’t watch Friday the 13th on AMC. Friday the 13th may be hallowed by time and a million sequels, but it is a lousy movie and it gave birth to a lousy franchise. The only reason to watch it is to see some very fine special makeup effects wo

Red State

Halloween Open Thread

Halloween 2014 is now upon us. How will you guys be celebrating it? Are you looking forward to putting on your costumes or dealing with trick-or-treaters for the rest of The post Halloween Open Thread appeared first on RedState.

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My Front Page colleague Joe Cunningham has done a great job covering Mary Landrieu referring to Louisiana voters as racist and sexist, but there's a couple more things I'd like to The post #LASen: A Little More on Mary Landrieu’s Slamming of Her State’s Voters appeared first on Red
When I first started working in radio, I was fortunate enough to get an interview with Mary Landrieu. It was just after her initial vote to push Obamacare to the The post Landrieu Jumps on the Race Wagon appeared first on RedState.
With only days left before Election Day, the FBI has taken the unprecedented step of announcing it is opening an investigation into and incident that happened when GOP candidate Mike The post White House meddles in South Dakota senate campaign appeared first on RedState.
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