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Hillary Clinton gave inequality speech in $12K Giorgio Armani jacket

Hillary Clinton gave a speech on economic inequality in April while wearing pricey duds that caught the attention of eagle-eyed fashionistas — …

Middle-class

Obama: We’re living in ‘most peaceful’ era in human history

We’re fortunate to be living in the most peaceful era in human history, President Obama said in Germany on Monday before announcing that he was …

Barack Obama

Life is Tough. It's Tougher if You're Stupid. - Meoso

Meoso

Louisiana Passes ‘Blue Lives Matter’ Law To Make Attacking Cops A Hate Crime

Louisiana enacted a new law Thursday to make it a hate crime to attack police officers.<p>Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards signed the “Blue Lives …

John Bel Edwards

Some Hispanics face ridicule over support for Trump

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Hispanic voters in Florida, New Mexico and California have waved Mexican flags and bashed Donald Trump piñatas — clashing with police, at times — to protest the Republican presidential contender's hard line approach to immigration.<p>Yet far from the protests, an increasingly …

Belly and The Weeknd protest Trump, ditch 'Kimmel'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Viewers of Wednesday's episode of "Jimmy Kimmel Live" saw presidential hopeful Donald Trump, but not scheduled musical guests The Weeknd and rapper Belly.<p>The rapper was set to perform his song "Might Not" which features singer The Weeknd, for whom he has written several hits.<p>A rep for Belly …

CNN

So far, turnout in this year’s primaries rivals 2008 record

So far this year, Republican primaries are experiencing record turnouts, much as voting in Democratic primaries surged in 2008. But the longer-term …

Government

2016 Primary Results Indicate Many Independents Are Not Moderates

Andrew Gripp<p>Andrew Gripp received his M.A. in Democracy and Governance from Georgetown University in 2012. He is a former political science …

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Clinton Was For Building A Wall Before She Was Against It | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis - IBD

At a rally in Cleveland, likely Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton bemoaned all the talk among Republicans about building a wall along …

Markets

Establishment Collectively Stunned To See Citizens Reject Rigged Democratic Primary

Democratic Party leaders accuse Bernie Sanders and his presidential campaign of inciting “violence” among supporters by promoting allegations that …

Louisiana close to 'blue lives matter' bill

With the nationwide friction between the Black Lives Matter movement and supporters of law enforcement as a backdrop, Louisiana is set to approve a …

Rights & Freedoms

Trump Has ‘One Thing Very Strongly in Common' With Bernie That Has Americans 'Deeply Conflicted'

Donald Trump called into MSNBC's “Morning Joe” on Friday, where he was asked if he would consider Democratic challenger Bernie Sanders as his vice …

Donald Trump

You KNOW it's bad when Jimmy Carter says THIS about Obama - Allen B. West

I must confess to being mildly amused by this story. I’m thinking maybe Jimmy Carter is now worried that President Obama is hurting HIS legacy. After …

George W. Bush

Hillary Clinton’s national lead is slipping faster in 2016 than it did in 2008

In 2008, Hillary Clinton saddled up for the Kentucky Derby on a thoroughbred that was a sure thing. Her campaign was the finest colt in Kentucky, at odds that barely made it worth betting on her. The race began, and she was up by a quarter mile. Then, as another jockey started to gain, she slipped …

Government

The American Voter

An old, jaded, and cynical New Englander bellyaching about the stupidity and lack of common sense so prevalent in America today...when not tripping …

Economist's View

Black Lives Matter

Sadness: The 'Couple Checking Their Phones Behind Each Other's Back' Wedding Cake Topper

This is the wedding cake topper recently spotted by Twitter user Casey Newton at a wedding last weekend. It features a couple checking their phones …

Weddings

Wall Street whistle-blower drops BOMBSHELL about Clinton Foundation - Allen B. West

Hillary Clinton likes to portray herself as an enemy of Wall Street, but the Street’s real enemies are coming back to haunt her. While Hillary …

Obama doesn’t think rapists, armed robbers, drug dealers are criminals

It’s only May, but I think I’ve found the euphemism of the year: According to Team Obama, criminals should now be declared “justice-involved …

Obamacare's 'Wellness' gamble

What seemed a terrific bipartisan health idea is proving to be a multibillion-dollar question mark—and a privacy worry, to boot.<p><i>Wellness</i>: Even the word sounds soothing. For the past decade, "wellness benefits" such as gym memberships, fitness programs and weight-loss classes have become a …

Health Care

Due process is still being kicked off campus

Academia’s descent into perpetual hysteria and incipient tyranny is partly fueled by the fiction that 1 in 5 college students is sexually assaulted and that campuses require minute federal supervision to cure this. Encouraged by the government’s misuse of discredited social science (one survey …

Higher Education

How Elon Musk exposed billions in questionable Pentagon spending

Ten years after a joint operation of Boeing and Lockheed Martin was born, the FTC’s direst warnings have come true, along with outcomes even the skeptics did not predict.<p>Elon Musk’s SpaceX had to sue before it got access to the Pentagon — but now, as it promises to deliver cargo into space at less …

Elon Musk

Obamacare Chief Caught Lying Under Oath About State Exchange Cash

Posted by Alexander Hendrie on Monday, December 11th, 2017, 2:09 PM PERMALINK<p>Photo Credit:<p>More from Americans for Tax Reform<p>Posted by ATR on Friday, …

Judge strikes down Obama health law insurance subsidy in victory for House GOP

A federal judge struck down a portion of President Obama’s signature Affordable Care Act health law Thursday, ruling that Obama exceeded his authority in unilaterally funding a provision that sent billions of dollars in subsidies to health insurers.<p>In a 38-page decision, U.S. District Judge …

Health Care

Hillary Clinton Does Not Represent Values that Help Women

"I strongly argued that we had to change the [welfare] system...I didn't think it was fair that one single mother improvised to find child care and got up early every day to get to work while another stayed home and relied on welfare...The third bill passed by Congress cut off most benefits to …

Jon Stewart compares Hillary Clinton's 'inauthenticity' to the 'weird lag' of playing a PC game on a Mac

The former host of "The Daily Show" told Axelrod that some politicians render "their inauthenticity in real time," while others do so with a bit of a lag.<p>"It's like when you have a Mac and you want to play a Microsoft game on it and there's that weird lag. That's Hillary Clinton," Stewart said …

Hillary Clinton

“Shark Tank” and Valuation: Mama Didn’t Raise No Fool

How to valuate a company depends on whom you are asking—the buyer or the seller. As a buyer, of course you would want your money’s worth and would …

Entrepreneurship