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Exploiting the I-Word | National Review Online

nationalreview.com — 'Sorry to email you late on a Friday, but I need your urgent support," Nancy Pelosi wrote me. The House minority leader went on to explain that "for the first time in history, Congress voted to sue a sitting president." And, "Today: the White House alerted us that they believe 'Speaker Boehner .

Never Ask Alison Lundergan Grimes for Defense Advice

nationalreview.com — Wow. "The Iron Dome has been a big reason why Israel has been able to withstand the terrorists that have tried to tunnel their way in." - Alison Lundergan Grimes, Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, Kentucky. The "Iron Dome" is an anti-missile air defense system that shoots down incoming rockets, similar to the Patriot missile batteries the U.S.
Jul 30, 2014

Funny, she always looked like an expert on military and national security issues. natl.re/1uGBqpF pic.twitter.com/xNhDLnqnWO

Jul 30, 2014

“The Iron Dome [is] a big reason why Israel has been able to withstand terrorists that tried to tunnel their way in.” natl.re/1uGBqpF

Why the Pajamahadeen Shouldn't Worry About the Rathergate Movie

nationalreview.com — From the midweek edition of the Morning Jolt: Why the Pajamahadeen Shouldn't Fear Hollywood's Take on 'Rathergate' Megan McArdle spits hot fury over the news that Mythology Entertainment is making a movie about the Rathergate memo scandal...
Jul 30, 2014

Below: Redford, standing beside artwork in his office, depicting original logo for CBS News. natl.re/1rFHsBs pic.twitter.com/bYRXy4pcxr

Jul 30, 2014

What the hell is with these smug revisionist historians, who mix facts and fiction and… oh. natl.re/1rFHsBs pic.twitter.com/5RuMIKpAEe

Jul 30, 2014

"Recount", "Game Change," "Fair Game," "The Newsroom" -- it's all just liberal cosplay. natl.re/1rFHsBs

Up in Smoke | National Review Online

nationalreview.com — This Wednesday, the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction, John F. Sopko, unveiled a comprehensive review that offers a dark outlook for the future of Afghanistan, concluding "long-standing and pervasive corruption could destroy the country's prospects," with many signs that the Afghan government will not be "self-sustaining" after coalition military forces leave.
Jul 30, 2014

A new IG report shows that America got little for $104 billion spent in Afghanistan. natl.re/1rFBXCC pic.twitter.com/L0BoMrzl6b

Smarter than Thou | National Review Online

nationalreview.com — Editor's Note: The following piece is adapted from an article that appeared in the July 21, 2014, issue of National Review. 'My great fear," Neil deGrasse Tyson told MSNBC's Chris Hayes in early June, "is that we've in fact been visited by intelligent aliens but they chose not to make contact, on the conclusion that there's no sign of intelligent life on Earth."
Jul 30, 2014

RT @charlescwcooke: Here is a piece about entertainers and English majors who have discovered that pretending to be scientists is useful: ccwc.me/1o2OH6P

Psst: Ohio Gov. John Kasich's Reelection Bid Isn't So Vulnerable Anymore

nationalreview.com — Hey, remember when everyone talked about how vulnerable Ohio Gov. John Kasich was in his reelection bid? Yeah, not so much, it turns out. Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald, the Democratic challenger in the race for Ohio governor, remains largely unknown and is gaining little ground against Republican Gov.
Jul 30, 2014

Hey, remember when everybody thought Ohio Gov. John Kasich reelection bid was vulnerable? Yeah, not so much. natl.re/1rFAYCB