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March 21, 2014
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The Bully and the Brain: Paul Ryan and Christie Get Earfuls At Town Hall Meetings

It’s been a rough week for two of the GOP’s leading lights. Tumultuous town halls showed that two of conservatism’s biggest stars, Paul Ryan and Chris Christie, may be crashing to earth, and taking the GOP’s 2016 hopes with them. Continue reading

March 19, 2014
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Digest for March 19th

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about, for March 19th from 13:44 to 13:59: Leonard Pitts Jr.: Who speaks for the voiceless? – We have these great … Continue reading

March 17, 2014
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Digest for March 17th

Here are some of the people texas’ ed young writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about, for March 17th from 14:14 to 14:21: No, Paul Ryan Doesn’t Deserve the Benefit of the Doubt … Continue reading

March 12, 2014
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Green Eggs And Sham: Obamacare Does What Conservatives Can’t And Never Will.

At CPAC, Sarah Palin ripped off a chain email, mangled “Green Eggs and Ham,” and declared that “Yes we can” has become “No we can’t” under Obamacare. Here are a few things Obamacare can do, and will do, that conservatives can’t or won’t. Continue reading