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From IJReview Republican Congressman Bill Cassidy obliterated Democrat Senator Mary Landrieu in her bid for reelection in the final U.S. Senate race of the 2014 midterms. At the time of publication, Cassidy led Landrieu 58% to 42%. The decision calls for this race came very quickly. The crowdsourced Ace of Spades Decision Desk made a call just three …

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     From Daily Mail President Barack Obama’s persistent sore throat – which saw him whisked to a military hospital by motorcade for a CAT scan on Saturday – was caused by acid reflux, the White House has said. Obama, 53, reportedly underwent a fiber optic exam by an ear, nose and throat specialist at …

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By Thomas Madison, Powdered Wig Society This morning at 7:55 AM, there was a moment of silence at Pearl Harbor to commemorate the exact time the Japanese attacked the American Pacific Fleet, 73 years ago, today, and to commemorate those lost on the USS Arizona. In attendance are 6 or 7 of the remaining 9 …

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American, South African hostages killed in Yemen Associated Press AHMED AL-HAJ and JULIE PACE, Associated Press © AP Photo/Militant Video This image made from video posted online by militants on Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, which has been verified and is consistent with other AP reporting, shows Luke Somers, an American photojournalist born in Britain…SANAA, Yemen …

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By Thomas Madison, Powdered Wig Society This is nuts! Here’s what we should be doing about our debt to China. “Hello, Red. This is Uncle Sam. We’ve been thinking and we are tired of giving you a free trade ride. So, we have decided that we are going to impose an import tariff, effective tomorrow …

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Cops Seize Man’s Property, Freeze Bank Accounts—And He Wishes They Would Charge Him with a Crime By Robby Soave, reason.com Wally Kowalski, an engineer living in a farmhouse in rural southwest Michigan, came home one day last September to find his property swarming with cops. They told him that they had spotted his marijuana plants …

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KMOX file photo By Allison Blood, KMOX ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – St. Louis police are investigating an alleged hate crime in the Bevo neighborhood early this morning that left a 26-year-old woman beaten. According to a police report, at about 5:30 a.m., a Bosnian woman was driving on the 4600 block of Lansdowne when three …

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A group of protesters marched through several rural Missouri towns on Thursday and, as you might expect, they were met with support paired with some racist trolling: Confederate flags, Ku Klux Klan imagery, fried chicken and melon placed in the street. Several dozen residents of the two towns, Gerald and Rosebud, showed up to counter-protest …

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By Thomas Madison, Powdered Wig Society Counter-protesters in Rosebud, Missouri met Michael Brown protesters with racial slurs and a display of fried chicken, a 40-ounce empty beer bottle, and a melon. The protesters are marching to Jefferson City, protesting across the state the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown case. Organized by the NAACP, …

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An online invitation to a protest held earlier this week in solidarity with Ferguson demonstrators included some specific rules of behavior for whites interested in joining the event. The ‘Hands Up, Don’t Shoot’ mantra that has emerged as a result of the August police shooting of Mike Brown – despite evidence that he was not …

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Well, it’s official…Hillary Clinton has lost her mind. Hillary Clinton is taking heat for saying America should “empathize” and show “respect” for its enemies. The former secretary of State, who is considered a likely 2016 Democratic presidential candidate, made the remarks during a speech Wednesday at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. Watch the latest video …

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Over 21,000 protesting in NYC over chokehold case, ppl of all races chanting “We the People, REJECT Government Tyranny”. Police overwhelmed. They’re talking over the police scanners. Police forced to have runners, radios useless. Lincoln AND Holland tunnel shut down. Brooklyn Bridge shut down. STANDOFF. Protesters pushing police back. Live feeds, scanner links under comments. …

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The world is changing and becoming even more dangerous — in a way we’ve seen before. In the decade before World War I, the near-hundred-year European peace that had followed the fall of Napoleon was taken for granted. Yet it abruptly imploded in 1914. Prior little wars in the Balkans had seemed to predict a …

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Back in August when the Michael Brown shooting incident put Ferguson, Missouri, on the map, a young black minister named Johnathan Gentry posted a viral video where he admonishes the rioters for destroying their own city. “Stop burning down your communities and where you live because you’re mad at the police.  Clean up your own …

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House rebukes Obama over immigration actions, spending fight looms From Fox News House Republicans voted Thursday to block President Obama’s immigration executive actions, though it was unclear whether the largely symbolic step would be enough to prevent a risky budget stand-off next week. The House voted 219-197 for the bill, by Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Fla., …

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