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JAMES TARANTO: The Tipping Point

Wall Street Journal: The Clinton Foundation keeps taking foreign gratuities.

Where’s Tipper Gore when you need her? “One of the great political mysteries of the early 2016 presidential campaign has been solved,” David Knowles of Bloomberg Politics reports, one hopes sarcastically: “Hillary Clinton did not leave a tip at the Chipotle restaurant she visited during her road trip to Iowa on Sunday.” Manager Charles Wright tells Knowles that ”the other lady,” presumably Huma Abedein, handed $21 to the counterman. 28 more words

Politics

How It Feels to Be Falsely Accused

During my half century career, I thought I had experienced every aspect of the justice system: as a law clerk, I had participated in the judging aspect; as a law professor, I taught more than 10,000 students about criminal law and legal ethics; as a practicing lawyer, I tried cases, both in front of juries and judges. 1,032 more words

Al Gore for president?

Ezra Klein is a bright young man. He’s a frequent TV news talk show guest and once contributed essays to the Washington Post.

He now writes for Vox — and he’s put forward a patently absurd, but still interesting idea: Al Gore should run for president of the United States. 264 more words

National News

Breaking News: Eagles to Sign Al Gore's Brother, Frank Gore to Replace LeSean McCoy

A team without a running back, the Eagles will officially sign free agent Frank Gore on Tuesday. Gore is the brother of former Vice President Al Gore who terrified us with lies about how the world would end by 2013 due to how much electricity we use. 111 more words

Humor

Thoughts For Your Hole by Smith Q. Johns

Excerpts from The Big Book of Dying Wishes

I don’t often review books but I found this to be such a touching display of the dark and sad. 437 more words

Columns

How Much Freedom Of Speech Should We Have?

Welcome back to 2015 motherfuckers! It’s kinda like exactly the same as 2014 but in a new hat. Hope you had a good Christmas or Chanukah or whatever the fuck you been doing the last couple of weeks. 2,264 more words

The Tipper Gore Dirty Dozen

We, here, at Son of Byford are not the biggest fans of censorship, specifically, when it comes to making music. We think artists should have a pretty wide berth when doing what they love and making their art. 1,628 more words

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