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U.S. Briefs Media on Structure, Motivation for Israel-PA Direct Talks

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 - by Barry Rubin

Prior to the Israel-PA direct negotiations, a high-ranking administration official briefed the media on what to expect. Here, a summary of the most interesting points.

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Drunkblogging Obama’s Iraq Speech

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 - by Stephen Green

One way or another, Absolut Victory will be declared tonight.

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Peace Talks That Lead Nowhere … and Worse (Updated)

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 - by P. David Hornik

Let's hope the Israel-PA direct talks don't even get off the ground, as they inevitably will end in violence.

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Likely Terror Attack ‘Dry Run’ Exposes Dangerous TSA Missteps (Updated)

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 - by Annie Jacobsen

While defying common sense, a Yemeni citizen carrying mock bombs and $7,000 in cash apparently does not defy TSA security. (Updated at 1:50 PM PDT/4:50 PM EDT.)

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Islamolepsy: The New Pathology

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 - by David Solway

Is the disease incurable?

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To Reform Government, Reform the Culture First

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 - by Adam Graham

We will never have a limited government until we have a culture that allows for one. (And don't miss Roger Kimball: "Things the U.S. government could do without.")

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Enforced Misery: The PA and the Balata ‘Refugee’ Camp

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 - by Abraham H. Miller

Where are the flotillas protesting the PA's version of apartheid?

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Obama Urges Court to Vacate AGW Decision. I Smell a Rat (or Two!)

Monday, August 30th, 2010 - by Marlo Lewis

This tactic points in only one direction: allowing an EPA power grab.

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It’s Springtime for Stalin at Emmy-Nominated Russia Today

Sunday, August 29th, 2010 - by

Russia Today thinks of Stalin as a romantic poet, and terminates reporters who won’t toe the Kremlin’s party line, but that hasn't stopped the TV network from being nominated for an Emmy Award.

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‘You Can See November from the Washington Monument’

Sunday, August 29th, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

An update to this morning's estimate of the crowd at Glenn Beck's DC rally.

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No Excuses for Anti-Hispanic Hate Crimes

Sunday, August 29th, 2010 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

People in the country illegally should be apprehended and deported by authorities, not beaten and killed by thugs.

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Why Have Americans Lost Interest in Tennis?

Sunday, August 29th, 2010 - by Brendan Bernhard

Since the Agassi-Sampras era, Americans have given tennis the cold shoulder even as the sport has gone through a golden age. With the US Open starting this week, it’s time to get reacquainted with a sport we once loved.

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Glenn Beck Rally: How Big Was the Crowd?

Sunday, August 29th, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

How many people showed up for Saturday's "Restoring Honor" rally? If you listen to the legacy media, you'll never know. (Related: Don't miss Ed Driscoll on "Subliminal Reduction at the Washington Post.")

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The Fragility of Statist Societies

Sunday, August 29th, 2010 - by Jeff Perren

Despite what progressives preach, individual freedom is always the quickest path to domestic stability.

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The Battle for America 2010: Chicago Dems Just Not ‘Feeling’ Giannoulias

Sunday, August 29th, 2010 - by Bill Baar

Things are complicated for Illinois Democrats in the race for the U.S. Senate seat to fill the unexpired term of Barack Obama.

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Eco-terrorists: Ready to Kill for Their Cause?

Sunday, August 29th, 2010 - by Patrick Richardson

A string of arson fires and material found during an arrest point to "animal rights" groups now being willing to kill for their goals.

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PJM Political 08/28/10: Fear and Loathing in America’s Ruling Class

Saturday, August 28th, 2010 - by Ed Driscoll

Ed talks with Angelo Codevilla about his epic article, "America's Ruling Class." The Trifecta gang wonder if the GOP has a roadmap to November; Roger and Lionel wonder if Hollywood has a roadmap away from Obama. Plus Austin Bay on Iraq. Hosted by Steve Green, the VodkaPundit!

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One Muslim Nation’s Brave Support of Israel

Saturday, August 28th, 2010 - by Norma Zager

Tiny Azerbaijan, a majority Muslim nation, has taken a risky stand by befriending Israel despite attempts by Iran and Russia to destabilize her.

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The Ugliness of Government Dependence

Saturday, August 28th, 2010 - by AWR Hawkins

Free people cannot be both free and dependent.

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Stunning Revelations from Obama, the Lightworker

Saturday, August 28th, 2010 - by Kyle-Anne Shiver

Five astounding things The One has taught us so far.

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Repeating Myths of a Flawed NASA Past

Saturday, August 28th, 2010 - by Rand Simberg

Free enterprise had nothing to do with the U.S. getting to the moon ahead of the Russians.

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Outrage: Pentagon Grants Five States Waivers from MOVE Act

Friday, August 27th, 2010 - by J. Christian Adams

Protecting the rights of active duty military to have their vote counted is apparently not a priority for this administration.

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On Being American Enough

Friday, August 27th, 2010 - by Rick Moran

Having a different vision of what America should be doesn't make President Obama less of an American than anyone else.

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The Battle for America 2010: Special Election Candidates Promise to Stop Lame-Duck Agenda

Friday, August 27th, 2010 - by Phil Kerpen

Races to fill the unexpired terms of Biden and Obama might make the difference in thwarting Harry Reid's plans to ram through a big government agenda during the lame-duck session after the elections.

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PJTV: Poll Shows Voters More Likely to Support Candidate with Tea Party Backing

Thursday, August 26th, 2010 - by Vik Rubenfeld

Fully 79% of voters believe government deficits could destroy the American Dream.

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