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

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December 08, 2016 • 11:08 am

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Stop Penalizing Obamacare Victims
By Betsy McCaughey
Wednesday, September 07 2016
On Inauguration Day, the next president of the United States should suspend the penalty for being uninsured under the Affordable Care Act. President Obama promised his law would provide an array of affordable health plans. In 2017, consumers will get neither choice nor affordability. In nearly one-third of the nation, only one insurer will offer coverage — that's no choice at all. And premiums are skyrocketing everywhere. Obamacare is broken. Slapping Obamacare refuseniks with hefty penalties (averaging almost a thousand dollars) for not signing up is as unjust as enforcing a parking…
 
Misleading Statistics
Mark Twain famously said that there were three kinds of lies — "lies, damned lies, and…
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Activists Target Federally Approved Pipeline With Threats and Intimidation
When is enough enough?  When a rational person knows they aren’t going to win, that their…
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Obama Deficit Heads Upward Again
The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) just revealed that this year's federal budget deficit…
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Colorado's Anti-Fracking Crackup
If a pair of extreme green ballot measures fall in the Rocky Mountains and no one in the liberal media…
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Hillary Clinton's Illicit Plan
Unless you're a high-ranking government official, it's hard to get a meeting with any secretary of state.…
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A Gem in Chicago
  We have gotten so used to seeing college presidents and other academic "leaders" caving…
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Abstract Immigrants in an Abstract World
Why would a country with the world's largest Jewish population, outside of Israel, admit large numbers…
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Hillary Clinton's Felonious Friends in Virginia
Terry McAuliffe is a Hillary Clinton pal. He fronted $1.3 million for her house in Chappaqua, New York.…
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Rare Bright Spot: U.S. Still Leads in Intellectual Property Protection
The United States accounts for just 4% of the world's population, and our brief 240-year existence remains…
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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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Question of the Week   
Which one of the following was the first U.S. President to fly in a modified jet airplane specifically built for presidential use?
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Quote of the Day   
 
"What is astounding, post-election, is the total lack of contrition Democrats have displayed for ignoring the workingman and -woman bloc that has been the party's horn of plenty. The only regret they display is that they lost the election, not the voters. What Democrats, academics and pundits keep refusing to see is that the loss was never about Trump's candidacy; it was all about how Democrats have…[more]
 
 
—Salena Zito, New York Post
— Salena Zito, New York Post
 
Liberty Poll   

Which one of the following finalists would you favor to win the “Baracki,” a totally fake and fictitious award for the most fabulous fake news of 2016?