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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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Has Economics Failed?
By Thomas Sowell
Tuesday, November 01 2016
It is especially painful for me, as an economist, to see that two small cities in northern California — San Mateo and Burlingame — have rent control proposals on the ballot this election year. There are various other campaigns, in other places around the country, for and against minimum wage laws, which likewise make me wonder if the economics profession has failed to educate the public in the most elementary economic lessons. Neither rent control nor minimum wage laws — nor price control laws in general — are new. Price control laws go back as far…
 
When Will Liberals Answer for Obamacare's Failures?
These days, there's been a lot of discussion about conservative media's culpability in creating unrealistic…
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Gallup: Public Support For Police Jumps By Record Margin
Imagine how it feels to walk out your door for work each morning with the ominous awareness that due…
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Hillary's Climate of Hate
Who are the haters? Who are the autocrats? Who are the serial abusers of power? Only one presidential…
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Immigration Controversies
Despite controversies that rage over immigration, it is hard to see how anyone could be either for or…
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Hillary Clinton's Dishonesty Was on Display in Final Debate
The third and mercifully final presidential debate also turned out to be the most conventional. Fox News'…
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Obama's 2016 Budget Deficit Exceeds Total Military Spending
The glaring failures of Barack Obama that the watchdog media and celebrity culture have hypocritically…
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Debate Depressive Disorder
How many more broadcast bust-ups will it take before America finally decides to make its presidential…
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The Left and the Masses
The greatest moral claim of the political left is that they are for the masses in general and the poor…
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Pew Research: Public Rejecting Global Warming Orthodoxy
A comprehensive new survey entitled "The Politics of Climate" from the left-leaning Pew Research…
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Obama Lied. My Third Health Plan Just Died.
Once was a shock. Twice was an outrage. Thrice is a nightmare that won't end. Over the past three years…
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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?