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‘Sarah Palin’s Alaska’ Ratings Break TLC Record

The premiere of Sarah Palin’s new reality show delivered record-breaking ratings for TLC. The first episode of “Sarah Palin’s Alaska” on Sunday night drew 5 million viewers — the biggest ever launch in the channel’s history. It’s also a big jump from the relatively lackluster ratings that Palin’s special for Fox News, “Real American Stories,” […]

Voters Don’t Want Congress To Cut Extended Unemployment Benefits: Poll

Seventy-three percent of voters want Congress to keep the extended unemployment benefits put in place to fight the recession, according to a new poll commissioned by the National Employment Law Project, and they don’t care about the deficit. With unemployment expected to hover above nine percent for the foreseeable future, nearly three out of four […]

Clarence Thomas’s Wife Steps Down From Tea Party Group

Virginia Thomas, wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, is retiring her title as head of Liberty Central, a conservative group with Tea Party ties that she launched earlier this year amid much scrutiny. “She’ll take a back seat so that Liberty Central can continue with its mission without any of the distractions,” the group’s […]

Steve Kirsch: Why Obama Shouldn’t Compromise With Republicans

The Washington Post reported yesterday that Obama’s top advisers have determined that the mid-term losses were because he failed to live up to the expectations that had been set. Furthermore, they determined that Obama must forge partnerships with Republicans on key issues and make noticeable progress on his oft-repeated campaign pledge to change the ways […]

Steve Kirsch: Why Obama Shouldn’t Compromise With Republicans

The Washington Post reported yesterday that Obama’s top advisers have determined that the mid-term losses were because he failed to live up to the expectations that had been set. Furthermore, they determined that Obama must forge partnerships with Republicans on key issues and make noticeable progress on his oft-repeated campaign pledge to change the ways […]

Jim Worth: Making All the Wrong Moves

When Barack Obama was elected our 44th President it was a great day for America. He was educated, articulate, analytical, and compassionate — all qualities absent in our previous president. He appeared to be the embodiment of Lincoln, Kennedy, and both Roosevelts. Someone who understood our challenges and had plans to fix them. Someone who […]

Jim Worth: Making All the Wrong Moves

When Barack Obama was elected our 44th President it was a great day for America. He was educated, articulate, analytical, and compassionate — all qualities absent in our previous president. He appeared to be the embodiment of Lincoln, Kennedy, and both Roosevelts. Someone who understood our challenges and had plans to fix them. Someone who […]