Billionaire Liberal Donor Gets Way on Keystone Pipeline | RealClearPolitics

"Tom Steyer isn’t Senate majority leader, or chairman of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, or even Senate president pro tem. He’s merely the man who wants to spend $100 million on Democrats this year and who hates the Keystone pipeline."

Chris Christie rips Colorado ‘head shops’ - Jonathan Topaz -

“See if you want to live in a major city in Colorado where there’s head shops popping up on every corner and people flying into your airport just to come and get high,”

PJ Media » Could Michigan Help the GOP Take Over the U.S. Senate? [Polling update]

"It will prove daunting for Democrats to play offense against Mitch McConnell in Kentucky or against the eventual Republican nominee in Georgia should they find themselves playing defense in Colorado and New Hampshire. That’s leaving aside easy GOP pickups in Montana, South Dakota, and West Virginia, and expected GOP gains in Arkansas and Louisiana."

The Increasing Desperation of Democrats | National Review Online

"What is going on? Increasingly, journalists who cover the White House are concluding that the smears are part of a conscious strategy to distract voters from Obamacare, the sluggish economy, and foreign-policy reverses; the attacks are intended, the thinking goes, to drive up resentment and hence turnout among the Democratic base."

See How Quickly You Can Spot the Glaring Problem With Anti-Gun Group’s Alleged Depiction of a ‘Speeding Bullet’ |

"The image features a bullet shooting out of the barrel of a rifle — anyone who has ever fired a rifle should immediately notice the problem:"


Nevada range war: Western states move to take over federal land

"In Salt Lake City Friday, representatives from Utah, Idaho, New Mexico, Arizona, Nevada, Wyoming, Oregon, and Washington met for a “Legislative Summit on the Transfer of Public Lands.”

Earth-sized planet dubbed Kepler-186f may be best hope for life - The Denver Post

Watch as Anti-NRA Protester Explains Why You Shouldn’t Be Able to Protect Yourself With a Gun If Your Life Is in Danger | Video |

"When asked if a person who believes their life is in danger should be able to defend themselves with a firearm, one protester simply said, “No.” 

“Only a law enforcement officer should be allowed to use weapons,” she said. The same woman also told Joseph that he shouldn’t be able to carry a gun in a bad neighborhood, because he shouldn’t be walking around in a bad neighborhood in the first place."

Judd Gregg Was Right - The Obama nominee warned about politicizing the

"The Census Bureau, the authoritative source of health insurance data for more than three decades, is changing its annual survey so thoroughly that it will be difficult to measure the effects of President Obama's health care law in the next report, due this fall, census officials said."

86M Full-Time Private-Sector Workers Sustain 148M Benefit Takers | CNS News

"That is the number of Americans who in 2012 got up every morning and went to work — in the private sector — and did it week after week after week."

'You Are Not Special' teacher has more words of wisdom

"You've been pampered, cosseted, doted upon, helmeted, bubble-wrapped," he told the graduates. "But do not get the idea you're anything special. Because you are not."

Pentagon Designing Stealth Motorcycles for Special Ops Teams |

Quieted, all-wheel-drive capability at extended range in a lightweight, rugged, single-track vehicle could support the successful operations of U.S. expeditionary and special forces in extreme terrain conditions and contested environments,”

Bloomberg pledges $50 million to fight NRA | OnPolitics

"Two gun-control groups Bloomberg currently supports, Mayors Against Illegal Guns and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, will join a new group named Everytown for Gun Safety, the paper reported. Women will be the focus of the outreach effort."

Top 10 Percent of Earners Paid 71 Percent of Federal Income Taxes


How License-Plate Scanners Are Eroding Our Privacy - Popular Mechanics

Civil War: The Untold Story, a New Five-Part Series on PBS

"Civil War: The Untold Story from Great Divide Pictures (How the West was Lost) is a five-part series that will air on many PBS stations this year."

Cynical Race-Baiting Will Fail to Save the Democrats - The Daily Beast

"Time after time and on issue after issue, Democrats have made promise after promise to the people they were elected to serve which have come up empty. With no record of accomplishment to run on in November, congressional Democrats and President Obama will face a day of reckoning that could very well return control of the Congress to Republicans and neuter the remaining two years of Obama’s tenure in the White House."

Works and Days » Our Psychodramatic Campuses -Victor Davis Hanson

"Dartmouth College students recently staged an overnight sit-in the office of their president Philip Hanlon. They had over seventy demands. Apparently, they grew out of their alleged suffering at the hands of “racist, classist, sexist, heterosexist, trans-homophobic, xenophobic, and ablest structures.”

First-ever pot vending machine to be used in Colorado -

"AVON, Colo., April 13 (UPI) -- A Colorado company has introduced the first-ever marijuana vending machine, which will soon be put to use at a dispensary in Eagle-Vail, "

Jeb, the Ambivalent Bush - -- Peggy Noonan

"Jeb Bush's real problem, and not just with members of the tea party, is his early and declared support for the Common Core national school curriculum. He decided to back federal standards for what should be taught in the public schools at the exact moment the base of the Republican Party had had it up to here with federal anything"