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Why Ben Carson Cannot Be President

Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson has made it clear that he could not uphold the oath of office to defend the U.S. Constitution. By claiming that Muslims should be precluded from holding presidential or judicial offices on the basis of practicing their religion, Ben Carson has revealed …

DEBATE NIGHT: A 1988 de­bate gave us perhaps the best vice-presidential zinger of all time

Quayle concluded one of his responses by drawing a parallel between himself and John F. Kennedy, America's 35th president.<p>"I have far more experience than many others that sought the office of vice president of this country," Quayle said. "I have as much experience in the Congress as Jack Kennedy …

Why Winning the Dancing Baby Lawsuit Is a Big Deal For the Internet

In 2007, a home video of a baby dancing to Prince’s 1984 masterpiece <i>Let’s Go Crazy</i> was uploaded onto YouTube. Eight years and a few dozen lawyers …

Politics and Religion Should NOT Mix

Everyone I know is sick of Kim Davis, the Kentucky county clerk, and so am I, but I want to share a couple of stories about her religion and Mr. Huckabee's, as well.<p>He's Southern Baptist and she's Apostolic/Pentecostal which is more rigid in their edicts for women and their boisterous rituals.<p>When …

California Gov. Jerry Brown Sends Ben Carson The Climate Evidence He Couldn't Find

"Climate change is much bigger than partisan politics."<p>Retired neurosurgeon turned Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson received a flash drive on Thursday full of the evidence for climate change that he has apparently been looking for.<p>California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) mailed Carson a copy of …

Finnish PM offers his home to asylum seekers

Finland's prime minister has offered his private home in northern Finland to asylum seekers, at a time of a massive flow of refugees to Western Europe through land and sea.<p>Juha Sipila told state media that his home in Kempele, located 500km north of the capital Helsinki, could be used to …

An Open Letter to Rowan County Clerk, Kim Davis

Dear Ms. Davis,<p>I respectfully wonder if you have considered the following:<p>Every job has a job description that enumerates the tasks the job holder is obligated to perform. Your County Clerk job is no exception. You choose to do that job; it is not compulsory. When you choose to take a job, whether …

The nation’s cartoonists on the week in politics

Every week political cartoonists throughout the country and across the political spectrum apply their ink-stained skills to capture the foibles, memes, hypocrisies and other head-slapping events in the world of politics. The fruits of these labors are hundreds of cartoons that entertain and enrage …

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