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LA Times: Global Warming Skeptics need not Apply

LA Times will not Publish Letters to the Editor from Global Warming Deniers Here is what the LA Times is saying about denying Climate Change/Global Warming deniers from appearing on their Editorial pages: As for letters on climate change, we do get plenty from those who deny global warming. And to say they “deny” it might be an understatement: Many say climate change is a hoax, a scheme by liberals [...]

Obama and Putin

Putin Slams American Exceptionalism in the New York Times

Americans will wake up this morning to an OpEd in the New York Times by Russia’s President Vladimir Putin in which addresses the American people directly. The OpEd addresses American exceptionalism, his take on the chemical strike and the role of the United Nations. Putin’s OpEd comes on the heels of weeks of tough talk after the chemical strike in Syria on Damascus suburbs in Syria. The Obama administration and [...]

Alec Baldwin Racist or just Drawn that Way

Alec Baldwin Racist or just Drawn that Way

By Laura Lorenzo,  Guest Op-Ed For the better part of today, I have seen comments about Alec Baldwin, the bane of all conservatives, or at least those who get their banes from Sean Hannity.  He, apparently, called someone a “coon”, because he’s such a horrible person. Of course, that term was passe when Archie Bunker used it, which I recall thinking at the time. I didn’t bother with the New [...]

Charlie Crist to speak at Democrat Convention

Charlie Crist to speak at Democrat Convention

Former Florida Republican Governor Charlie Crist will be speaking at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, NC Next Week. Crist made headlines earlier as he endorsed President Obama for a second term via an Op-Ed in the Tampa Bay Times. We are reminded of former Georgia Democratic Governor Zell Miller, speaking at the 2004 Republican Convention to endorse George Bush after concerns over National Security. The Democrat party launched Republicans [...]

Op-ed by President Obama: President Obama Reflects on the Impact of Title IX

Op-ed by President Obama: President Obama Reflects on the Impact of Title IX

The full text of the op-ed by President Barack Obama is printed below. The piece was published today in Newsweek.   President Obama Reflects on the Impact of Title IX By President Obama Coaching my daughter Sasha’s basketball team is one of those times when I just get to be “Dad.” I snag rebounds, run drills, and have a little fun. More importantly, I get to watch Sasha and her [...]

Wingless, Bloodsucking and Parasitic: Meet the Flea Party!

Wingless, Bloodsucking and Parasitic: Meet the Flea Party!

Op-Ed by Ann Coulter So far, the only major accomplishment of the “Occupy Wall Street” protesters is that it has finally put an end to their previous initiative, “Occupy Our Mothers’ Basements.” Oddly enough for such a respectable-looking group — a mixture of adolescents looking for a cause, public sector union members, drug dealers, criminals, teenage runaways, people who have been at every protest since the Berkeley Free Speech Movement, [...]

Obama Joint Op-ed – Libya’s Pathway to Peace

Obama Joint Op-ed – Libya’s Pathway to Peace

Together with our NATO allies and coalition partners, the United States, France and Britain have been united from the start in responding to the crisis in Libya, and we are united on what needs to happen in order to end it. Even as we continue our military operations today to protect civilians in Libya, we are determined to look to the future. We are convinced that better times lie ahead [...]

Op-Ed Governor Scott Walker: Why I’m Fighting in Wisconsin

Op-Ed Governor Scott Walker: Why I’m Fighting in Wisconsin

This article will appear in the Wall Street Journal Thursday, March 10th, 2011 By SCOTT WALKER In 2010, Megan Sampson was named an Outstanding First Year Teacher in Wisconsin. A week later, she got a layoff notice from the Milwaukee Public Schools. Why would one of the best new teachers in the state be one of the first let go? Because her collective-bargaining contract requires staffing decisions to be made [...]

Lanny Davis Op-Ed: Defends Rangel, made “honest” Mistakes

Lanny Davis Op-Ed: Defends Rangel, made “honest” Mistakes

At one point I served as an attorney for Rep. Charles Rangel (D-N.Y.). So I am only going to stick to published facts in this column. Recently, a very good friend of mine who is the host of a cable TV show expressed no interest in my reviewing these undisputed, published facts because, he said, Rangel is a “tax cheat,” and what more is there to say? So let’s start [...]