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Mr. Putin Tests the West in Ukraine #‎RussiainvadedUkraine #Obama #Putin #NATO

By THE EDITORIAL BOARD. A member of Ukrainian volunteer battalion Dnipro looks through binoculars near the small southern Ukrainian city of Novoazovsk, Donetsk region, on Aug. 736 more words


Obama May Be Bypassing Congress on Climate

This is from The Daily Signal.

Obama has bypassed Congress and the Congress before, so what would stop Obama this time. 

President Obama reportedly wants to go around our elected officials to implement climate change regulations that will drive up energy costs for Americans. 651 more words

Did hell just freeze over? NYT's Nick Kristof has harsh words for 'No Strategy' Obama

Nick Kristof loves him some Obama. But today? Not so much:

Bottom line of Obama speech seems to be no clear strategy for ISIS or Ukraine, but will continue to watch & develop options.— …

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A Novel Lays Bare Media Ills

At first glance, “The Last Magazine: A Novel” by Michael Hastings would appear to lack relevance in the current media age. A fictional account of life inside a failed magazine — Newsweek — in a dying industry — print — written by a now-dead journalist, the book seems very much beside the point. 1,296 more words

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Ukraine Says Russian Forces Lead Major New Offensive in East. #RussiaUkraine

By ANDREW E. KRAMER and MICHAEL R. GORDON.Ukrainian soldiers regrouped in a defensive position after coming under heavy shelling in Novoazovsk, a border town near Russia in southeastern Ukraine. 1,414 more words


At a good wine shop, they might get snobby when they see you’re choosing wine based on the picture on the bottle. At a great wine shop, they say, “Oh, you like animals? 45 more words

Iggy Azalea Is Launching Her Own Shoe Collection With Steven Madden

It looks like Iggy Azalea is doing more than being a VMA’s winner now because according to MTV News, Iggy’s planning on making a breakthrough into the fashion industry by launching her shoe line with Steve Madden. 132 more words