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  • “Tidal Wave of Anger” May Be a Mirage

    Conventional wisdom claims that current campaigns reflect the seething anger of the electorate and the misery of the populace. Yet polling data actually shows an overwhelming majority expressing satisfaction with their personal lives, even if they do worry over the nation's direction. In 2015, Gallup showed 85% saying they felt…

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  • Ross Douthat: Germany on the Brink

    Ross Douthat writes in the New York Times about the Cologne assaults and the refugee crisis in Germany and Europe: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/01/10/opinion/sunday/germany-on-the-brink.html?_r=0 Brought to you by www.billbennett.com

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  • TROUBLE WITH A “TRUMP-AND-TED” TICKET

    With Donald Trump and Ted Cruz topping most polls, some imaginative activists have already contacted my radio show to suggest that the two leading candidates join forces to run together as a team. After all, “Trump and Ted” has a nice ring to it, and they appeal to the same…

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  • The Moral Bankruptcy of a Pro-Abortion Stunt

    The Moral Bankruptcy of a Pro-Abortion Stunt

    A tasteless political stunt by a South Carolina Democrat highlights the moral bankruptcy of pro-abortion extremists. State representative Mia McLeod wants to “send a message to Republicans in the General Assembly about laws governing the bodies of South Carolinians.” Her legislation would restrict access to medication like Viagra by requiring…

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  • An Uphill, Narrow Path to November Victory

    An Uphill, Narrow Path to November Victory

    As voters prepare at last to choose their presidential nominees, Republicans face an uncomfortable question: can any GOP candidate conceivably win an Electoral College majority this November? The answer is “yes,” but it will be an uphill struggle. Wall Street Journal analysis shows that genuine “swing states” have all but…

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  • Best and Worst Movies of 2015

    Best and Worst Movies of 2015

    Click on the posters to listen to Michael's reviews. BEST MOVIES OF 2015: 1.Brooklyn 2. The Revenant 3. Bridge of Spies 4. The Martian 5. The Big Short 6. Macbeth 7. The Peanuts Movie 8. Captive 9. Ricki and the Flash 10. Spotlight WORST MOVIES OF 2015: 1. The Night…

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