Attack Machine

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The real Benghazi investigation

Kimberly Strassel at WSJ …One pity of the McCarthy comments is that they tainted the committee’s work with politics. The bigger pity is that they are dead wrong. South Carolina Republican Trey Gowdy is 18 months into the committee that the House purpose-built to... read more

The climate hysteria yo-yo: hot, cold, hot, cold…

Once upon a time, not long ago, scientists were predicting a coming Ice Age to planet earth. From Popular Extreme weather events were hyped as signs of the coming apocalypse and man-made pollution was blamed as the cause. Environmental extremists called... read more

Hillary’s big three accomplishments

Susan Rice, National Security Advisor, interviewed on Bloomberg News last June. MARK HALPERIN: What would you say are the three biggest accomplishments of Secretary Hillary Clinton when she was at State? SUSAN RICE: Well, first of all, I think you would have to put... read more

Rand 1, Hillary 0

Was this a stealth attack by Hillary, hoping her book would put the GOP field asleep? Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton sent a signed copy of her memoir Hard Choices to several of the major Republican presidential candidates. Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul... read more

The Obama void

IBD: Hegemony: Iraq may ask Russia to bomb IS targets within its borders, giving Moscow “definitely a bigger role than the Americans.” Will we look back on this as the moment when America ceased being a superpower? Russia may no longer be Communist and... read more

Liz Warren, liberal fascist

Liberals are bullies at heart and fascists when given enough power. Witness how one leftist senator drives a scholar out of Brookings for saying the “wrong” thing. L. Gordon Cravitz What good is a think tank if thinking isn’t allowed? That’s the question... read more


Chris Stirewalt at Fox News One of the reasons that business is so good for false prophets in politics these days is that it works so well – at least when it comes to raising money and winning elections. And when your prophecies don’t come to pass, the way out is... read more

There’s a nice irony here in that Obama has often said that he only learned about the failures of his administration — corruption at the IRS, malfeasance at the VA, etc. — from media reports. So perhaps Putin thought this was the way Obama liked to be informed of unfortunate events.

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The Humiliation of Barack Obama

Jonah Goldberg If the humiliation of the Obama administration continues at this rate, by this time next week you should expect to see Secretary of State John Kerry on all fours at the United Nations, getting paddled by the Russian foreign minister and shouting, “Thank... read more

“This type of mass violence does not happen in other advanced countries. It doesn’t happen in other places with this kind of frequency.”

Barack Obama on Thursday, June 18th, 2015 in remarks at the White House

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President Barry Bunk

True or false? Mostly false, says PolitiFact. Before we get to that, look at this graph. For a look at the statistics, we checked with two researchers, Jaclyn Schildkraut of the State University of New York in Oswego and H. Jaymi Elsass of Texas State University. They... read more

Can you be a half-back White Supremacist?

Daniel Greenfield at FrontpageMag According to the LA Times, Chris Harper Mercer, the Oregon killer, was a “White Supremacist”. One slight problem. Mercer identified as multi-racial. His mother was black. He doesn’t seem to have even known his... read more

You bet President Obama’s afraid of Putin. Physically, tangibly, change-the-diaper afraid.

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Putin plays chicken against a chicken

Ralph Peters The first thing to understand about Vladimir Putin is that he’s not content just to win. He has to destroy his opponents, foreign or domestic. His deeds may be despicable and his manners far too crude for the Upper West Side, but the guy is a force of... read more

Marco Rubio gets Putin

Marco Rubio at the Reagan library debate: It’s pretty straightforward: He wants to reposition Russia once again as a geopolitical force. He himself said that the destruction of the Soviet Union, the fall of the Soviet Union, was the greatest catastrophe of the 20th... read more

Does Obama think black lives matter?

The blood wasn’t even cleaned up in Oregon after yesterday’s shooting before Obama jumped to his lectern to condemn too many guns in America. He admitted to politicizing a tragedy, but felt justified. He compared us unfavorably to the UK, Australia which... read more