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April 23, 2014
House GOP leaders say they are upset so many people are still uninsured. Yeah, right.
Flipping from one language to another can reveal a whole new you.
Get ready for another months-long unskewing temper tantrum.
Conservatives want you to believe that Democrats are running away from Obamacare everywhere, despite mountains of evidence that a) it's just not true, and b) the politics of Obamacare are complex, and changing before our eyes. Here is a particularly intricate contortion, in response to a new radio ad from Senator Kay Hagan.
It's only three months of evidence so far, but it supports the liberal position.
April 22, 2014
An Odd Hour Of Television.
It's entirely in keeping with the judicial restraint we've been urging right-wing justices to observe. And it could have been much worse.
Poor Cliven Bundy—his anti-government claptrap didn't impress rule-of-law conservatives. Too bad he didn't follow Hobby Lobby's lead.
The latest nail in the coffin for racial preference in admissions.
Russia's newest export: abusing the press
Russia's newest export: abusing the press.