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The Cost of Carbon Denial

Each ton of carbon we use creates thousands of dollars of wealth.<p>For the past several years, those seeking to strangle the world economy by denying …

Bending the Trayvon Martin Tragedy to Fit

The media were determined to get the storyline they wanted, regardless of the facts.<p>I never thought the Trayvon Martin/George Zimmerman case deserved …

Can Anyone Stop John McCain?

The contrarian might be the most lethal threat to a GOP victory in the budget battles this fall.<p>Top Republicans woke up Tuesday morning to the news …

Yes, the Christian West

Religion is a pillar of our civilization. We shouldn’t apologize for it.<p>One of the many problems that arise from the cross-currents in the Middle …

Obama at Rest

When he’s not waging class warfare, the president vacations in the perch of the “vulture capitalists.”<p>It’s good to be the king . . . of class-warfare …

Killing Christians

Nina Shea explains how American Christians can stand up for their persecuted brethren overseas.<p>Where are Christians persecuted? How bad is the …

The American Conservative, Unfused?

There’s a rift between the publisher and the editor, over editorial decisions and finances.<p>A conflict at <i>The American Conservative</i> has led its …

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The Death of Populism

Plenty of pleaders for rich and poor, but no politician speaks for the common man.<p>Occupy Wall Streeters claimed that they were populists. Their …

In Obama’s America, Democrats Turning Republican

A West Virginia state senator leaves the Democratic party.<p>In West Virginia, a fed-up Democratic state senator is changing parties — and hoping to …

Stop the Zimmerman Debates

Both the Left and the Right have tried to turn Trayvon Martin’s death into something it’s not.<p><i>State of Florida v. George Zimmerman</i>, popularly known …

Me and My Obamaphones

Not on welfare or below the poverty line? Never mind — here’s your free phone.<p>Confession: You’re paying my phone bill.<p>In the past month, I have …

Obamacare’s Rocky Start

Why is Massachusetts, of all places, requesting waivers from Obamacare?<p>The Obama administration’s recent decision to postpone enforcement of the …

Hollywood Blues: ‘Smurfs 2’ Bombs Here And Blah Overseas; Denzel-Mark’s ‘2 Guns’ Wins Weekend, ‘Wolverine’ Holds For #2

<b>SUNDAY AM, 7TH UPDATE:</b> This is yet another weekend that confounded and confused Hollywood as domestic numbers are coming in lower than projected and …

Intel community worried Obama administration disclosed too much about latest al Qaeda threat

In warning about possible al Qaeda attacks against Americans overseas, U.S. officials may have provided too much detail about intercepted chatter and …

Obama Administration Vetoes Ban on Sale of Some Apple iPhones, iPads

Concern Cited Over Patent Holders Gaining 'Undue Leverage'<p>The Obama administration on Saturday vetoed a U.S. trade body's ban on the import and sale of some Apple Inc. iPhones and iPads, a rare move that upends a legal victory for smartphone rival Samsung Electronics Co.<p>U.S. Trade Representative …

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Washington & Wall Street: Building a New Conservative Economics

The latest government statistics on jobs and consumer spending once again show that the US economy is growing far more slowly than the majority of …

Obama's Policies, Biases Destroy Full-Time Jobs

The Labor Department reported the economy added 162,000 jobs in July, after adding 188,000 in June. Unemployment fell to 7.4 percent, largely because …

Jennifer Aniston Slams Couric: 'Is She a Legitimate Journalist?'

During an appearance on “Chelsea Handler Lately,” actress and former “Friends” star Jennifer Aniston ripped into fallen star Katie Couric. <i>The Daily</i> …

Media Fail: Majority Support 'Stand your Ground' Laws

Seventy-six percent not only tuned out the Zimmerman story, they didn’t even come close to buying the media’s phony racial narrative. A new poll now …

Adam Carolla, Dr. Drew Bash Race Card Players, Government Overreach

Adam Carolla has been called “racist” enough times to know how the game is played. He fired back–and then some–this week on his <i>Adam and Dr. Drew Show</i> …

W. Kamau Bell: White People Can't Say What's Racist or Not

Comedian W. Kamau Bell told a pack of television reporters what the role of white people should be in cases like the George Zimmerman trial.<p>The …

Why the GOP's 'War on Women' Riposte Makes Sense

Over at the Atlantic Garance Franke-Ruta has a thoughtful article arguing that the GOP’s current “war on women” response is ill-considered at …

Adam Carolla's Crowdfunding Project Hits $1 Million Mark, Breaks Record

Adam Carolla felt deflated when his smart 2007 rom-com <i>The Hammer</i> got little love from film festivals or distributors. He didn’t give up on his …

Denzel Wins the Box Office, 'Smurfs 2' Disappoints

Lot of the unexpected at this weekend’s box office report. Early predictions were that “Smurfs 2” would rule at somewhere around $30 million-plus and …

Obama: Fixing Income Disparity 'Must Be Washington's Highest Priority'

PRESIDENT OBAMA [weekly address]: Over the past four and a half years, we’ve fought our way back from the worst recession of our lifetimes and begun …