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Blowhard Michael Avenatti calls off promised ‘large resistance rally’ to counter Trump in Texas
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Blowhard Michael Avenatti calls off promised ‘large resistance rally’ to counter Trump in Texas

Michael Avenatti won't bring his anti-Trump rhetoric to Texas on Monday despite his promise last month to 'fight fire with fire' when the president visits Houston. Two days after Trump announced that he would swing through the Lone Star State to stump for h...
Supporters lined up for blocks day before Trump rally for Cruz in Houston
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Supporters lined up for blocks day before Trump rally for Cruz in Houston

With Trump's 2020 campaign boasting "100,000+" people being interested in attending, lines of people outside the venue Sunday evening, shown spanning multiple blocks in photos tweeted by CNN's Betsy Klein, further indicate high enthusiasm for the event. htt...
Wall Street is going blue — and making a big mistake
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Wall Street is going blue — and making a big mistake

In the Trump era, buttoned-down, straight-laced conservatism is widely seen to have been replaced by wild-eyed, open-throated populism. Yet Trump has worked closely with Congress to deliver economic policies that big-business Republicans have wanted for decade...
DARPA turns to psychology to create machines with common sense
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DARPA turns to psychology to create machines with common sense

Sounds so easy — teaching machines common sense. After all, artificial intelligence can already drive cars, recommend musical choices, pinpoint locations on maps and even help identify crimes before they occur. What's the big deal about A.I. that can think thr...
Hillary Clinton’s dwindling power
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Hillary Clinton’s dwindling power

Hillary Clinton, never one for the conservatives, has now managed to isolate — nay, tick off — even the hardest core of her supporters. What's come from her fans in the media in the last few hours could very well signal the end of Clinton's long-standing, l...
Coddling the closed American mind of the IGeneration
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Coddling the closed American mind of the IGeneration

Every generation looks back at the one that follows and asks, "What went wrong?" The answers find multiple causes inside the family and outside in politics, offering fragmented and provocative insights into how we got to the America we live in today. World ...
Did Elizabeth ‘She Who Lies Through Teeth’ just lose 2020?
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Did Elizabeth ‘She Who Lies Through Teeth’ just lose 2020?

Sen. Elizabeth Warren is a liar. She's long been a liar, but on Monday she decided to release proof that she's a liar, in the form of DNA test results. The Massachusetts Democrat has claimed for decades that she is part American Indian, that her mother has ...
Who rules you?
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Who rules you?

All of us are subject to many thousands of federal, state, and local laws and regulations, many of which are needlessly oppressive. Who makes these rules, and who enforces them? And at what point are there so many rules that we are no longer free? James Mad...
$1.2 million: City of Atlanta settles with fire chief let go for his faith
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$1.2 million: City of Atlanta settles with fire chief let go for his faith

The former fire chief of Atlanta who has argued over the last few years that he was fired for his Christian faith and beliefs got some good news yesterday. On Monday the city of Atlanta agreed to pay Kelvin Cochran $1.2 million in the wake of a federal distri...
Deep state conservatives
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Deep state conservatives

When I was a Los Angeles Times news editor many years ago in Orange County, California, I suggested to my liberal boss that we should have at least one conservative columnist. She looked at me as if I had lobsters crawling out of my ears. The Times' Orange...