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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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Yes, Partisanship Can Be Frustrating, but It's Better Than the Alternative
By David Harsanyi
Sunday, January 17 2016
"It's one of the few regrets of my presidency — that the rancor and suspicion between the parties has gotten worse instead of better," President Barack Obama lamented in a State of the Union speech packed with rancor and suspicion about his political opposition. What the president probably meant — as most of those who claim to want less "partisanship" — is that he regrets so many Americans remain stubbornly attached to their own ideas about the world. For this president, liberal certitude is never partisan, unlike the moral and…
 
Obama's Lawlessness Fuels Civil Disobedience and Record Government Distrust
If Barack Obama refuses to follow the rule of law, how can he expect others to do so?  That's a…
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A First Amendment Reckoning for Teachers Unions
If the First Amendment’s guarantee of freedom of association means anything at all, it should mean…
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What '13 Hours' Teaches
A new movie that touches upon the election prospects of one female candidate for president debuts this…
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Political Earthquake Ahead
Bush v. Gore decided a single election. But the case heard by the Supreme Court on Monday could impact…
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Powerball's Biggest Winner: Government
Ka-ching! Wednesday's Powerball jackpot soared to $1.5 billion as get-rich-quick mania seized America…
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'Messing With the Constitution'
In recent years, a small but growing number of people have advocated a convention of states to propose…
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Obama's Legacy Is Executive Abuse
Over the winter break, I finally got around to binge-watching "Parks and Recreation." In case…
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New Poll Underscores the “Political Science” of Climate Change
The climate is changing. It’s true. Earth’s climate has always changed and global warming…
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The Danger of a 'Right' to Live on the Streets
Across the United States, temperatures are plunging, making it deadly for the homeless who refuse to…
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New Court Defeat for Obama Means Win for Redskins, Free Speech and Intellectual Property Rights
Whatever the Washington Redskins' fortunes in the NFL playoffs that kick off this week, they've already…
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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   
 
"This is the week that the steady drip, drip, drip of details about Hillary Clinton's server turned into a waterfall. This is the week that we finally learned why Mrs. Clinton used a private communications setup, and what it hid. This is the week, in short, that we found out that the infamous server was designed to hide that Mrs. Clinton for three years served as the U.S. Secretary of the Clinton…[more]
 
 
—Kimberley A. Strassel, The Wall Street Journal
— Kimberley A. Strassel, The Wall Street Journal
 
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?