Years ago, when I used to cut calories to keep my weight down, I spent long periods of my life as a miserable, cranky, deprived dieter. But nowadays, as a paleo eater and snacker, I’ve discovered a sweet treat that I can nosh on until I’m satiated and satisfied. And I never gain a pound.
What’s going to be on the agenda in Washington this week? The topics discussed on the Sunday political talk shows often serve as an indicator of the hot topics to come. Here’s what was discussed.
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Another Federal judge – the second in as many days – has ordered the IRS to explain how a trove of Lois Lerner’s emails was lost to an alleged hard drive crash. But instead of giving the agency 30 days to come up with the info, as a judge in a separate case did yesterday, […]
Sometimes they make it easy. Michael Bloomberg gave 2nd Amendment advocates, as well as Coloradans of every ideological persuasion, plenty to get cranky about when his uninformed and condescending remarks about the State were printed in a Rolling Stone interview the magazine erroneously posted a few days too early to its website (cached version here). […]
(MCT) — The Minutemen Project says it’s recruiting volunteers to guard the U.S.-Mexico border from illegal immigration, claiming the government has failed to do so properly. The activist organization is expecting at least 3,500 non-militia volunteers to participate, “plus uncounted groups of militia from all over the country,” according to the Minutemen Project website. “If […]
President Barack Obama’s antics are frustrating for most Americans. But can you imagine being a Democratic candidate right now? The Democrats are probably steaming mad at Obama. The midterm elections are just four months away; it’s crunch time for candidates. And it’s par for the course for the sitting President to do whatever he can […]
Here is a collection of some of the stories making the Internet rounds this morning. Click the links for the full stories President Barack Obama’s approval rating is higher among Muslims than any other religious group, a new poll says. According to a Gallup poll released Friday that tracked responses for the first six months […]
On March 11, Senate Intelligence Committee Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein threw a gauntlet on the floor of the Senate, explosively accusing the CIA of violating the Constitution by spying on her committee during its study of the agency’s post-9/11 enhanced interrogation program. But nearly four months later, nothing.
Obamacare wasn’t the only thing the Department of Health and Human Services was screwing up last year. A Senate report released Wednesday accuses the maligned department with squandering more than $62 billion in fraudulent or improper benefit payments in 2013.