Regina Kleiner

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Everything Worth Seeing At The DC Spy Museum

Surprisingly, when I got in there, the employees told me there was no rule against taking photographs.<p>It suddenly became my mission to leave with as much of the museum saved to my phone's camera roll as humanly possible.

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Lara Logan’s Benghazi nightmare festers

After botching a pivotal “60 Minutes” report on Benghazi, CBS makes some changes — but questions remain<p>In the wake of "60 Minutes'" bogus Benghazi report, starring an eyewitness who, as it turns out, appears to have completely lied about being there during the 2012 attack on the U.S. compound that …

NFL on defense with tax break

The NFL is the most powerful brand in sports, a $9 billion-a-year behemoth that will reach upward of 50 million households on Thanksgiving Day.<p>But while millionaires play in stadiums built by billionaires this holiday, the NFL front offices will continue to enjoy a tax break that other …

Rush Limbaugh: The pope sounds like a Marxist

“This is just pure Marxism coming out of the mouth of the pope”<p>Rush Limbaugh wanted to like the Pope. He really did. But then the pope had to go and blow it all by releasing a long apostolic exhortation that lambastes free-market capitalism as "a new tyranny." Now Limbaugh is very disappointed with …

A Conservative Millionaire's Quest to Raise California's Minimum Wage to $12 an Hour

This holiday season, a lot of attention has shifted to low-wage workers who are still struggling to make ends meet despite having paying jobs.<p>And in …

Mayor Of London Says Economic Inequality Can Be Good, And Some People Are Just Too Dumb To Succeed

Last night, however, another big name expressed a very different viewpoint — that economic inequality can be good, and some people just aren't clever enough to succeed.<p>Boris Johnson, the right wing Conservative party's Mayor of London, was talking at the Centre for Policy Studies in London, a …

NFL TV blackout rule flagged by pols

As Americans loosen their belts and settle on the couch to binge on Thanksgiving NFL football, they can be thankful that no games this season have disappeared from their TV screens.<p>But that doesn’t mean the battle has ended over sports blackouts — where fans have their television access blocked if …

State pols stymied by metal thefts

As state lawmakers across the country grapple with a widening epidemic of scrap metal thefts, the question of how to cut down on the costly and intractable scourge has touched a fundamental ideological nerve — how much government regulation is too much.<p>The need for action has increased along with …

Sorry, Folks, Rich People Actually Don't 'Create The Jobs'

In this war of words (and classes), one thing has been repeated so often that many people now regard it as fact.<p>"Rich people create the jobs."<p>Specifically, by starting and directing America's companies, entrepreneurs and rich investors create the jobs that sustain everyone else.<p>This statement is …

Wealth And Income Inequality In America

Monty Python And The Holy Grail<p>One of the most disturbing trends in this country is the rise of extreme wealth and income inequality.<p>As the following charts show, America is rapidly becoming a country of a few million overlords and 300 million serfs.<p>Unfortunately, this issue has been politicized, …

Catholic cardinal: Church 'caricatured' as anti-gay

A top Roman Catholic cardinal says he regrets that the church is portrayed as "anti-gay" for supporting traditional marriage between a man and a woman.<p>Cardinal Timothy Dolan, archbishop of New York, told NBC News that the church has been "out-marketed" on the issue by an array of people, including …

Josh Romney’s Awkward Car-Crash ‘Selfie’

Mitt Romney’s son rescued four people from a car crash—then tweeted a photo of himself grinning next to the wreck. Bad move if you’re an aspiring …

Catholic Cardinal Says Church Was 'Outmarketed' On Gay Marriage

NEW YORK (AP) — New York's Cardinal Timothy Dolan says the Roman Catholic Church has been "outmarketed" on the issue of gay marriage and has been "caricatured as being anti-gay."<p>Dolan discussed the church's positions opposing same-sex marriage and abortion in an interview with "Meet the Press" …

Men Dancing in Drag Angers Some Thanksgiving Day Parade Watchers

The cast of the hit Broadway musical "Kinky Boots" performed two songs during Thursday's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, provoking strong reactions …

Protesters against anti-demonstration law arrested in Egypt

Egyptian security forces, using tear gas and water cannons, broke up protests across the country Friday, arresting 200 people. The demonstrators objected to a heavy-handed new law intended to eliminate protests such as theirs.<p>The law was signed and issued Sunday by Egypt's army-appointed interim …

Obama 'has nowhere to go but up' as deadline to fix healthcare website looms

Barack Obama said on Friday he has "nowhere to go but up", as healthcare travails drive his presidency to a nadir of popularity.<p>The president said he would bounce back and that Americans would eventually appreciate his Affordable Care Act, despite its troubled rollout. The reforms will face another …