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POLITICO Playbook: Trump on whether he’s worked for the Russians: ‘Most insulting thing I’ve ever been asked’

Presented by */ ]]> President Donald Trump didn’t answer yes or no when asked Saturday if he was working or had ever worked for Russia. | Juan Mabromata/AFP/Getty Images DRIVING THE DAY SUNDAY SIREN — WAPO’S GREG MILLER: [...]

The Only Impeachment Guide You’ll Ever Need

*/ ]]> It’s been barely a week since Democrats took control of the House of Representatives, and already the I-word is flying around Washington. “We’re going to impeach the motherfucker,” Rashida Tlaib declared jubilantly mere hours [...]

Congress’s incoming class is younger, bluer, and more diverse than ever

The midterm elections are behind us and a new class of congressmen and women will start governing on Jan. 3, 2019. We looked at the newest additions to the House and Senate — 100 non-incumbent winners* — and found their average age is 49. [...]

25 Years After Oslo Accords, Mideast Peace Seems Remote as Ever

Apportioning blame occupies a cottage industry of analysts, ex-negotiators, lobbyists and partisans. In fact, both sides have failed to pursue or engage meaningfully in peace talks since an Obama administration attempt to restart negotiations [...]

Sweden’s Centrists Prevail Even as Far-Right Has Its Best Showing Ever

STOCKHOLM — Sweden looked set for a period of political confusion after election results on Sunday put a center-right bloc and the governing center-left coalition neck and neck, while a far-right, anti-immigration party came in third [...]

Reflections on the Best FreedomFest Ever

It already has been a week since the kickoff of FreedomFest 2018, but the memories are still very fresh in my mind. This year, there were over 1,900 investors, business leaders, authors, professors, politicians, think tank organizers and concerned [...]

Migration to Europe Is Slowing, but the Political Issue Is as Toxic as Ever

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Under political pressure, Angela Merkel secured the help of the European Commission to call an unusual weekend meeting on how to manage migration. Source: NYT > World

The Best TV Commercial Ever

I don’t know about you, but I don’t usually pay particularly close attention to TV commercials. As a good capitalist, I realize that commercials are the fiscal lifeblood of the broadcasting business. Yet, it’s just a fact that it’s [...]
One of the funniest Trump videos ever
Home News One of the funniest Trump videos ever One of the funniest Trump videos ever. Or your money back. Enjoy. This is tremendous. pic.twitter.com/cNA8zaJEnm — John Aravosis (@aravosis) May 22, 2018 John AravosisFollow me on Twitter: [...]
Death in Gaza, New Embassy in Jerusalem, and Peace as Distant as Ever
JERUSALEM — Across the Gaza Strip on Monday morning, loudspeakers on minarets urged Palestinians to rush the fence bordering Israel, where they were met by army snipers. At least 58 were killed and thousands injured, local officials [...]