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Below is one of the latest cartoons from two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner Michael Ramirez.

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August 23, 2016 • 09:53 am

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Rare Bright Spot: U.S. Still Leads in Intellectual Property Protection
By Timothy H. Lee
Thursday, August 25 2016
The United States accounts for just 4% of the world's population, and our brief 240-year existence remains a blink of an eye relative to other cultures hundreds or even thousands of years old.  Despite that, America stands unrivaled in human history in terms of sheer innovation, prosperity and power.  From powered flight to the moon landing, from telephones to the Internet, from vaccines to surgical advances, from silent film to "Star Wars," from jazz to rock and roll, from the Coca-Cola sign to the Apple logo, no nation approaches our achievements and legacy.  So how…
 
Leo DiCaprio's Dirty Dollars
Actor-playboy Leonardo DiCaprio walked away from a fender bender in the Hamptons this weekend without…
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Zika's Threat to a City Near You
Health officials are bowing to political correctness instead of taking obvious steps to protect residents…
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A Clash of Police Policies
Amid the rioting in Milwaukee, there is also a clash between two leading lawmen there — Milwaukee…
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Reminder: Obamacare Is Still A Disaster
So a giant, rent-seeking insurance company is accused of having threatened to leave Obamacare's health…
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Hillary Clinton Interview Betrays Contempt for 2nd Amendment
Following her recent interview with Fox News' Chris Wallace, Hillary Clinton suffered justified ridicule…
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How to Escape Obamacare
"You get what you pay for," the adage goes. Not with the Affordable Care Act. When open enrollment…
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Hillary's Headhunter: Sleazeball Ken Salazar
The Loathsome Cowboy rides again. Ken Salazar, President Obama's disgraced ex-interior secretary and…
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Does Black Success Matter?
We keep hearing that "black lives matter," but they seem to matter only when that helps politicians…
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The Moral of the Simone Biles Story
We know that America is feeling like a cancer patient at the moment. Doctors explain that there are only…
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Another Judicial Setback for Obama, IRS
Leveraging federal authorities like the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to persecute political opponents…
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Question of the Week   
Which of the following pairs are the two longest rivers in the United States?
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Quote of the Day   
 
"Welcome and congratulations on your acceptance to the College at the University of Chicago. Earning a place in our community of scholars is no small achievement and we are delighted that you selected Chicago to continue your intellectual journey. Once here you will discover that one of the University of Chicago's defining characteristics is our commitment to freedom of inquiry and expression. This…[more]
 
 
—University of Chicago Freshman Welcome Letter
— University of Chicago Freshman Welcome Letter
 
Liberty Poll   

Call this the Rick Santelli (from whom we borrowed it) political pulse test. Where you live and drive, are you seeing more bumper stickers and yard signs for Clinton or more for Trump?