Polititainment

Frankie Muniz comes out as conservative
Actor and child star Frankie Muniz may be best known for “Malcolm in the Middle” and “Agent Cody Banks,” but he’s hoping that he can make his work for soldiers and in the political realm a bigger part of his legacy. Muniz talked to D.C. morning show WMAL about his new projects working for PTSD awareness […]
ESPN host slams Tom Brady for Obama snub

ESPN host Stephen A. Smith is very angry that New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady skipped out on President Obama's ceremony to honor the Super Bowl champion team at the White House Thursday.

Jenner comes out as trans, Republican
Former Olympian and “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” star Bruce Jenner finally revealed that he identifies as a woman in his Friday night “20/20″ interview with Diane Sawyer, but it was a different announcement that had viewers freaking out. Sawyer asked if Jenner cheered when President Obama became the first president to even say the […]
Waka Flocka Flame endorses Hillary

Just days after announcing his own candidacy for president in 2016, Waka Flocka Flame is endorsing Hillary Clinton for the White House. The Atlanta rapper said during a recent interview with MTV News that he will vote for Clinton in the 2016 presidential election.

Obama honors New England Patriots

President Obama honored the Super Bowl Champion football team on the South Lawn, kicking off his remarks with a joke about the team's long since past "Deflate Gate" controversy.

2016

Black Rand Paul supporter defends her beliefs

19-year-old Zuri Davis was bullied online for supporting Rand Paul--because she's African American.

Fiorina: Hillary doesn't deserve the presidency

Likely 2016 candidate Carly Fiorina, the Republican field's only female candidate, wants to be clear that gender should not be the presidency's qualifying factor--and that Hillary can't "play the gender card" with her.

Ted Cruz is killing it on Facebook

Ted Cruz, 2016's King of Facebook?

Cruz wants media to ask Hillary this question

The media has been peppering the 2016 Republican field with questions about whether they would attend gay weddings or accept gay family members.

Clinton Foundation acknowledges missteps

The acting chief of the Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton Foundation acknowledged in a new statement that the global philanthropy launched 15 years by the former president has made missteps.

Policy

Obamacare brings growth in food stamp enrollment
CHICAGO (AP) — President Barack Obama’s health care law has had a surprising side effect: In some states, it appears to be enticing more Americans to apply for food stamps, even as the economy improves. New, streamlined application systems built for the health care overhaul are making it easier for people to enroll in government benefit […]
DC gets mad at Gowdy and Buck over gun photo

Reps Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) and Ken Buck (R-Colo.) just dodged a run-in with the D.C. authorities.

The danger of policing through Facebook

These days, everything happens on social media--including solving crime.

Police seized 11-yr-old for defending legal pot

One Kansas school apparently found a child's earnest defense of marijuana legalization so threatening they called the police on his mother.

Support for Obamacare hits surprising high
Support for Obamacare has hit a two-year high, despite the tax season surprises that followed the law this year. According to a new Kaiser Health Tracking Poll released Tuesday, the percentage of people who say they support the healthcare law is greater than those who oppose it for the first time since the fall of 2012. […]

Education

Quarterback slams alma mater over American Sniper

Former NFL quarterback Boomer Esiason, who once played football for the University of Maryland, slammed his alma mater for their decision to indefinitely postpone a screening of "American Sniper."

Oberlin liberals threaten safety of College GOP
The story of how Oberlin College liberals reacted to the visit of AEI scholar Christina Hoff Sommers just keeps getting more and more outrageous. Reason reported Friday that the same liberal students who think that Sommers ideas should be treated as a literal threat to their “safety” decided to pay the favor back to the groups that invited […]
Chafets: Conservatives skipped over for speeches
An author has figured out exactly how colleges are getting around the uproar and “embarrassment” that comes with inviting a conservative or Republican to speak at your commencement ceremony — “They simply don’t invite any conservatives at all.” Zev Chafets made this declaration Wednesday on “The Steve Malzberg Show” on Newsmax TV. “Of the 60 top […]
Sommers slams 'infantilizing' of students

Over the past week, liberal college students at two different colleges were sent into a panic because a scholar who disagreed with their claims about "rape culture" and other gender issues was setting foot on their campus.

Students protest GOP governor as grad speaker
Once again commencement season seems to be bringing out the best in liberal “tolerance.” Students at the University of North Texas are upset and outraged that the public school would have Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, a Republican, speak at their commencement ceremony in May. More than 2,400 students have signed a petition to have him […]

Congress

Sen. Cornyn worried about Clinton transparency

On Jan. 20, 2009, the U.S. Senate was poised to nominate then-Senator Clinton as secretary of State by a unanimous consent vote, but Sen. Jon Cornyn (R-Tex.) objected, temporarily thwarting Clinton’s nomination.

Dana Perino: Reid poisonous, disgusting, abhorrent

"He's an absolutely poisonous figure in Washington, D.C.," Perino said of Reid. "He's been a disaster for the country. I think a lot of the dysfunction in Washington can be traced directly to his doorstep. I think it is very good for the country, for the world, and especially for the Democrats that Harry Reid is retiring."

Rand: When life begins there is a role for state

Rand Paul promoted his libertarian (ish) vision for the pro-life movement at the Susan B. Anthony List's Campaign for Life Strategy Summit Thursday morning.

Sen. Roberts has a ringtone from 'Frozen'
The cold never bothered 78-year-old Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kan.) anyway. Roberts’ amazing ringtone, featuring Idina Menzel’s “Let It Go” from Disney’s Frozen, interrupted his remarks during a hearing on U.S. Tariff Policy. His sassy comment afterward might be the best part.
Reid: GOP 2016 field 'are all losers'
Retiring Sen. Harry Reid (D- Nev.) doesn’t care at all about the Republican nominee for president in 2016 because he thinks the entire field is made up of “losers.” Reid sat down with CNBC recently and the news outlet named topics and asked him for a quick thought on each. The Senate Minority Leader did […]

From Around the World

Vietnam vet 'emotional' after note from stranger
A Vietnam veteran was left a “little emotional” this week after a stranger anonymously thanked him for his service with a sweet letter on his car. Richard Smith told local news channel WPTV in Boynton Beach, Florida that it was the greatest thanks he had been given since he returned from the war. Smith’s car […]
South Dakota competes with Mars for new residents
South Dakota is feeling a bit neglected. They’ve seen all of this publicity for people lining up to move to Mars — 200,000 people applied to be astronauts on a prospective one-way trip to Mars in 2024 — and they don’t understand why people haven’t done the same for their state, especially since its much […]
A 'gender free' children's book

Looking for some bedtime reading that won't enforce your child's cisgender privilege? We've got you covered.

HOA tries to force veteran to remove her flag

24-year Air Force veteran Delia Foster, from East Tennessee, had proudly displayed the American flag from a flag pole in her front yard--until her Home Owner's Association demanded she take it down

Artists want their illicit Snowden bust back

You might remember the anonymous group of artists who snuck a bust of Edward Snowden into a Brooklyn park, the bronze sculpture perfectly fashioned to blend in with other surrounding statues.