Publisher rips New York Times for snubbing David Limbaugh’s book

21 Sep 2014, 4:01 pm

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21 Sep 2014, 3:18 pm

(John Hinderaker)A friend and Power Line reader has been emailing me to express outrage at the Democrats’ inconsistency in supporting President Obama’s implementation of the Bush Doctrine. I asked him to write up a post; here it is: President Obama’s September 10 speech announcing

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Politics over strategy, every time.

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21 Sep 2014, 2:10 pm

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power predicted on Sunday that the United States would not carry out airstrikes in Syria alone and suggested that some nations have already indicated they would participate in striking Syria, despite the current lack of public support.

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The American Spectator

Kerry Seeks Iran's Help Against ISIS

You know things are going badly in terms of recruiting a broad coalition against ISIS if the Obama Administration is seeking Iran's help. During a UN Security Council Meeting on Iraq, Secretary of State John Kerry said, "There is a role for nearly every country in the world to play, including Iran.

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19 Sep 2014, 11:48 am

With 26 of 32 precincts reporting, the BBC is projecting that Scotland has voted against independence. The No forces are expected to win 55% of the vote.  As Quebec referendums have become a permanent feature of Canadian politics, Scottish referendums will become a permanent feature of U.K. po
Less than 24 hours after the Scottish Referendum, SNP Leader and Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond has announced he will step down in November. Although the Yes side lost by a 10 point margin, it is certainly far better than anyone expected. So I doubt there was any pressure brought to bear on h

19 Sep 2014, 3:00 am

When Scotland “voted” on union with her southern neighbor 307 years ago, English troops flowed to the border and English pounds flowed through the Scottish parliament. English force sought, unlike Hadrian, to welcome and not repel. The parliamentarians quietly voted “yes”; t

The Federalist

Proof That Sarah Palin Derangement Syndrome Is Real

Sarah Palin is a good way to tease out Freudian levels of weirdness. But why are conservative women such a threat? Is it their embrace of life?

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Washington's foolish approaches to the Islamic State will not destroy them or discourage others from following in their footsteps.
I have a few theories about why parents nowadays hover about their kids like hornets.
The Scottish referendum should prompt some long-overdue soul-searching among the Brits, and to some extent it already has, which is a good sign.

The Washington Free Beacon

Sunday Show Round Up

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power predicted on Sunday that the United States would not carry out airstrikes in Syria alone and suggested that some nations have already indicated they would participate in striking Syria, despite the current lack of public support.

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Sen. Mary Landrieu (D., La.) spent her Saturday in Baton Rouge and was photographed holding a beer tap to a man's mouth while he performed a keg stand.
New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton warned that there is an increased threat of a terrorist attack against the city, writing in a special New York Daily News column that the the presence of social media threats made by the terrorist group "heightens this concern."

20 Sep 2014, 11:00 am

After a series of lackluster reviews, the traveling global warming musical that was financed by the U.S. taxpayers is ending its run early. The Great Immensity, a musical described as “painfully long” and “awkward,” was made possible by a $697,177 grant from the National Sc

Big Government

Police: Two Women Dressed as Ninjas Invade Utah Home

Police state two young women dressed as ninjas invaded a West Jordan, Utah, home early Friday morning, claiming they were the wives of the uncle of a child living there.  Law enforcement said the uncle is in jail for allegedly sexually abusing the child and asserted they do not think the

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CNN aired new video of a man identified as Omar J. Gonzalez, a 42-year-old homeless Army veteran diagnosed with PTSD, jumping the White House fence and charging inside while carrying a knife with a 3.5-inch serrated blade last Friday. The Secret Service said when questioned Mr. Gonz
We just hit the 50th anniversary of the War on Poverty, and the numbers are grim: $22 trillion spent, but according to the Census Bureau, a slightly greater percentage of Americans fall below the poverty line. On the other hand, some people say the numbers look great, and the War on Poverty was a s
From the Washington Post: The four die-hard Redskins fans thought the opportunity was as golden as the vintage helmets of their favorite football team: “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” wanted them to appear on the Comedy Central program to defend the team’s name, which has been

American Thinker

Crony Capitalism and Progressive Desperation

Why progressives inevitably turn to crony capitalism.

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That's right: science confirms the safety of hydraulic fracturing.
That's what it takes to defend the vile messages from a professor who seems to consider himself entitled to tenure at a prestigious university.
It long ago became clear to me that, despite all the pretense, protesting and politicking, no one who has ever seriously thought about equality actually believes in it.

Heritage Foundation

Conservatives Decry Obamacare’s Hidden Abortion Coverage

Conservatives in Congress are taking President Obama to task for breaking a promise to Americans, if not outright lying, that taxpayers’ money won’t pay for... Read More The post Conservatives Decry Obamacare’s Hidden Abortion Coverage appeared first on Daily Signal.

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Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., today said Congress is “absolutely” abdicating its constitutional power to declare war by leaving Washington, D.C., without authorizing war in either... Read More The post Dem Rep.: Congress ‘Abdicating’ Constitutional Power by Leaving D.C. Withou
Former United Kingdom Prime Minister Tony Blair commended President Obama for his strategy to defeat ISIS, but noted that over time, there may be a need... Read More The post Tony Blair: Obama Is ‘Absolutely Right’ With Plan to Defeat ISIS appeared first on Daily Signal.
Replaying the video of President Bush’s 2007 warning against a premature withdrawal U.S. troops from Iraq is all the rage. Millions of Americans have “gone... Read More The post What Obama Could Learn From George W. Bush About War appeared first on Daily Signal.

Beheadings: Brought To You By “The Religion Of Peace”

Thanks to Islam, "beheading" has been re-introduced into our daily discussions.

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Since military operations began in Afghanistan in late 2001, few movies have focused predominantly on the sacrifices that military families make each and every day.
They want to end fossil fuels and capitalism, control our lives and impose eco-utopia
If you live in New York you may have heard of him, but outside the area his name may be a mystery. Robert Caro, famed author of four books on Lyndon Johnson, wrote his first book about him for which he won the Pulitzer Prize. The book was later named one of the one hundred greatest non-fiction books

The Corner

Re ‘People’s March, People’s Republic’

I would like to add something quick to Kevin’s post. (I’m too nervous to watch every pitch of the Tigers versus the Royals.) I spent some time near the crowd today — and that crowd was more like a mob, in my view. Swarms of zealots, screaming — literally screaming — ag

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Much to Democrats’ chagrin, the “war on women” is a tired trope and women’s issues cannot be contained in a bumper sticker, said Republican strategist Ana Navarro on ABC’s This Week.  But, she suggested, it’s still worth pointing out the double
The streets of Manhattan are teeming with hippie filth this afternoon as the People’s Climate March (and Rally Against Personal Hygiene on General Principles) rolls through town like an addled occupation force. One particularly loopy-looking couple of well-seasoned veterans of the protest cir
Robert Kagan, a Brookings Institution senior fellow, criticized the Obama administration for responding to the threat posed by the Islamic State by working backward from what the United States chooses not to do.. “Of course soft power is important, but we are kidding ourselves if

Red State

Americans for Shared Prosperity’s ‘Barack Obama as dysfunctional man-child boyfriend’ ad.

Barack Obama is a lying, cheating, no-good, paranoid manipulator who keeps telling you that he's going to change, but never does. And his friends are just as bad... but you can do something about his friends. The post Americans for Shared Prosperity’s ‘Barack Obama as dysfunctional ma

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I do apologize for this post being late and shorter than usual but work was really rough this week and I’m kind of catching up with myself this weekend. The biggest hidden part of your cable bill is the bill you pay for your local channels. So-called Retransmission Consent fees are huge, and
Kansas Democrats have not had a great year. They had to go to court to get their own Senate candidate thrown off the ballot. Now comes news that their gubernatorial candidate, Paul Davis, got busted in a strip club in 1998 while getting a lap dance. Politico has the story: In [1998, Davis] was gett
For nearly eighty years the Oneida (Tennessee) High School football team had opened its games with a prayer. Naturally, such an act could not be allowed to stand. The comically misnamed American Civil Liberties Union and the bigots of the Freedom from Religion Foundation objected and sent a letter