As the week began, all eyes were on Boston for the Boston Marathon. Among the runners were victims of last year’s bombing, which left three people dead and injured more than 260. A year ago, the Tsarnaev brothers placed bombs 210 yards apart on Boston’s Boylston Street. The bombs exploded, and screams filled the air. […]
Bill Schorr, Cagle Cartoons
Have you done your taxes yet? If not, you’d better hurry. April 15 is just days away, and you’d better believe President Barack Obama’s Internal Revenue Service will come after your tax dollars. After all, the Federal government has Obamacare to run. And now that Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is “resigning,” Obama […]
This week, the U.S. Supreme Court gave a whole new meaning to the saying “money talks.” In a 5-4 decision split along party lines, the justices proclaimed that campaign finance laws in place since the Watergate era violate donors’ free-speech rights. Wonder who’s happier: the politicians or the fat cats who are now free to […]
Webster’s defines “deadline” as “the latest time by which something must be done or completed.” What part of that does President Barack Obama not understand? This week, he extended yet another Obamacare deadline — and then he had the unmitigated gall to claim he hadn’t.
Adam Zyglis, The Buffalo News
In journalism lingo, a “sexy story” is a story that has popular appeal. It’s an attention grabber. People read about it. They talk about it. They “like” it and share it and tweet about it. And they stick with it, reading and watching and listening to update after update after update, much to the delight […]
All eyes are on Barack Obama as the situation in Ukraine intensifies. And for some reason, Jimmy Carter’s name keeps coming up. Speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference Thursday, Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal apologized for saying Carter was the worst President in his lifetime. “President Obama has proven me wrong,” Jindal said.
John Cole, The Scranton Times-Tribune