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Ted Cruz believes in nothing: The fundamentalist charlatan craves power above all else

Cruz wants his followers to believe his campaign is divinely inspired. Jonathan Swift warned us about men like him<p>We found ourselves this week talking about two very different guys, both born in Canada, who skated to triumph thanks to their fans.<p>If you follow hockey, you have already guessed the …

Bill Maher takes down the GOP field: “Ted Cruz is smart and evil. The other ones are true dummies — like Rubio”

Maher endorses Sanders, praises Trump’s political incorrectness — then levels the field of GOP pretenders<p>"Real Time" host Bill Maher guested on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night.<p>Though wholly endorsing Bernie Sanders in the 2016 election, Maher said of Trump, "We're not so different you and I."<p>"I …

Technology and the 2016 election: Ted Cruz's secret weapon?

Politicians tailor their messages to different audiences. Facing New Hampshire’s primary, Ted Cruz talked more about “free-market principles” and a “commitment to the Constitution” and said “no one personality can right the wrongs done by Washington.” Politico ran the headline “Ted Cruz, born-again …

Donald Trump and Ted Cruz fail to understand that torture doesn’t work

One of life’s enduring mysteries is how intent politicians seem to be on ignoring the lessons of history. One recent example involves torture. There was once a consensus that torture was immoral; even today, any sensible person knows torture is of little use if you want accurate information. Yet …

Death Row

Bush, Christie: Drop Out! Endorse Kasich!

The Republican Party is in a struggle for its soul.<p>Donald Trump's foul-mouthed school yard bully tactics are working with the "tell it like it is" element of the GOP and Ted Cruz's religious vision of an American theocracy plays very well with Republicans who believe GOP stands for "God's Own …

Government

Cruz predicts establishment race about to get 'bloody'

Ted Cruz expects the establishment lane of his party to get “bloody” in South Carolina in the coming week.<p>After his own third place finish in New Hampshire on Tuesday night, the Texas senator and conservative firebrand gave conservative radio host Mike Gallagher his assessment of the three …

Republicans

Chris Matthews: Ted Cruz appeals to GOP voters because of his “troll-like quality”

“He operates below the level of human life,” Matthews added<p>Chris Matthews minced no words in declaring the source of Texas Senator Ted Cruz's appeal for Republican voters -- the fact that he has a "troll-like quality" and "operates below the level of human life."<p>On "Morning Joe," Matthews told Joe …

Oklahoma Football: Players Who Must Step Up with Trevor Knight out vs Texas Tech

Link to Media<p>Oklahoma’s already waning season took another critical blow with the announcement that it will be without Trevor Knight for some time.<p>Earlier in the week, ESPN’s Brandon Chatmon relayed that the Sooners’ starting quarterback would miss Saturday’s contest against Texas Tech. Knight …

College Football

Clay Matthews: Still work in progress

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Clay Matthews had some hesitancies about moving to inside linebacker -- and still does -- but the Green Bay Packers' Pro Bowler …

LSU vs. Arkansas: TV Info, Spread, Injury Updates, Game Time and More

Link to Media<p>The LSU Tigers and Arkansas Razorbacks will have a lot in common when the two meet in Fayetteville for what is sure to be a brutal SEC encounter.<p>Both programs tout similar philosophies: run the ball and play great defense. LSU enters after a crushing overtime loss to Alabama at home, …

College Football

The New Billionaire Yacht Craze Is A Full-Size IMAX Movie Screen

The ambitious project is part of a collaboration between legendary superyacht designer Ken Freivokh and yacht communications purveyor Yacht Intelligence. The theater is in lowest part of the ship, charmingly called the Nemo Room.<p>Everything has been considered down to the most minute detail, from …

Kurt Sutter Pitched The Perfect Fantasy Ending For ‘Sons Of Anarchy’

The cast of <i>Sons of Anarchy</i> invaded Conan’s show on Tuesday night, although you may have missed it because you were actually watching <i>Sons of Anarchy</i> (which turned in its most entertaining — and longest — episode of the season). We already showed you Conan’s fantastic <i>SoA</i>-themed cold open, but we …