Poll Finds D.C. Out of Touch With Americans On Foreign Policy, Jeremy Lott, The Federalist
There Are No Good Options For North Korea’s Belligerence, Helen Raleigh, The Federalist
Inside Uber’s Aggressive Unrestrained Culture, Mike Isaacs, NY Times
Is The Media Repeating Its Polling Mistakes With Trump? Byron York, Washington Examiner
Immigrant Privilege Drives Child Rape Epidemic, Ann Coulter, Townhall
Huma At Hilary’s Side Again Means Hilary Hasn’t Given Up Presidential Ambition, Ed Klein, Townhall
Speaker Ryan This Is Not Conservative Health Care Reform, Philip Klein, Washington Examiner
Hillary’s Comeback Plan, Ed Klein, Townhall
Common Sense Commentary: No, ‘Denial’ is not just a river in Egypt.
Rush Limbaugh: Trump Fights Back, Jack Davis, Western Journalism
Why Do American Jews Want Thousands of Jew-Haters in America? Ask Europe, Dennis Prager, Townhall
Is It Time For The Jews To Leave Europe? The Atlantic
Common Sense Commentary: The Atlantic, always notoriously liberal, does not disappoint here, but there is till some good information in this article, which like the one above, exposes the rampant anti-Semitic attitude that is sweeping Europe and would likely be headed here were it not for the election of Trump. For example, “In Greece, a recent survey found that 69 percent of adults hold anti-Semitic views, and the fascists of the country’s Golden Dawn party are open in their Jew-hatred…Violence against Jews in Western Europe today, according to those who track it, appears to come mainly from Muslims, who in France, the epicenter of Europe’s Jewish crisis, outnumber Jews 10 to 1.”
If You Can’t Build A Reservoir Don’t Fantasize About Super Trains, Victor Davis Hanson, Townhall
The Obama Admin Declared War on Trump – Trump Just Responded, P.H. Guthrie, The Federalist
Top Ten Reasons I Am No Longer A Liberal, Robert Gehl/Dr. Danusha V. Goska, American Thinker
Common Sense Commentary: A nice first person explanation – by a former liberal – of why all liberals reside in the ‘Emperor with no clothes’ category.
Obama Camp’s Disingenuous Denials About Wiretapping Trump: The Evidence Is Clear, Andrew McCarthy, National Review
Common Sense Commentary: The best short explanation of why Trump’s Obama tweet is right-on and Obama and all Democrats should be running for the hills about now.
The Refugee Situation Explained, Brigette Gabriel, Act For America/Facebook
Explaining The Immigrant Travel Ban: Entry To US Is Not A Right For Non-Citizens, Judge Jeanine, Fox News
US Has Not Seen Worst of Riots – Obama’s Shadow Government In Action, Lou Dobbs, Fox News
Newt Gingrich On Plausibility of Trump’s Wiretapping Charges Against Obama, Sunday Morning Futures, Fox News
Mark Levin Provides Devastating Case For Obama Administration WireTapping and Spying, Fox and Friends, Fox News
Common Sense Commentary: Above is the 5 minute short version; this is the full 12 minute clip
Common Sense Commentary: Atkinson is regarded by many in her field as one of the best investigative journalists in the world.
Common Sense Interpretation
Understanding Ryan’s Health Care Reform Proposal, The Daily Shot, Ricochet
It’s As Easy As C-B-O, the Skimm on Trump-Care
Immigration Projected To Drive Growth, The Transom, Ben Domenech
Gutting Dodd-Frank Is Tough, Republicans Focus Elsewhere, The Transom, Ben Domenech
China Is Not The Problem, Germany Is, The Transom, Ben Domenech
This Is What You Get For Shutting Off Your Phone This Weekend: Trump Tweets ‘Obama Spied On Me’, The Daily Shot, Ricochet
With The Election of Donald Trump Anything Is Possible, Michael Brown, Townhall
Finance Is A Bridge To Our Future Selves: Brazil As A Case Study, Mark A. Calabria, Cato Institute
Understanding The Fight To Confirm The Next Supreme Court Justice, Bob Eschliman, Charisma
2017 Annual Forecast, Stratfor
The Trump Way: How His Strategy Neutralizes Russia, Iran, and the PLO – and Helps Israel, Caroline Glick, Breaking Israel News; Also see, The Moral Supremacy of Marco Rubio and Others relative to Putin, Pat Buchanan, Townhall
More Common Sense
Culture: Why Are The Millennials Protesting? Michael Brown, Townhall
Money: The Reasons For Owning Gold Are As Strong As Ever, Oliver Garrett, Forbes; Gold To Jump $200 By End of 2017, Spriha Srivastava, CNBC; Here’s What Could Drive Gold Higher in 2017, Kim Iskyan, Business Insider; Business Manager Embezzles $5 Million From Alanis Morrisette, Joseph Serna, LA Times; Also, see here for more information;
Sports: Laugh All You Want: Tim Tebow Proves Anything’s Possible, Bill Speros, Bleacher Report; Tim Tebow Baseball Journey Hits Met’s Spring Training, espn; The Arrogant Thinking Of Liberal Sports Writers, Michael Brendan Dougherty, The Week
Music: Joy Villas Billboard Top 12 Album: A Victory For Conservatives, David Gasten, American Conservative; Journey Songwriter Of ‘Don’t Stop Believing’ – and Husband of Paula White – Now Believes, Amber C. Strong, CBN/Charisma
Movies: Movies Aren’t What They Used To Be, Mike Huckabee; ‘Skull Island’ May Be The Worst King Kong Film Yet, John Ehrett, The Federalist; ‘Love Actually’ Short Sequel To Air This Spring, Mashable; We Heartily Recommend…Logan, The Daily Shot, Ricochet
TV: Megyn Kelly Wants To Be The Next Oprah, Greer/Smith, Page Six; ‘Bloodline’ On Netflix Exposes The Tortures of Family Secrets, Seaborn Hall, The Federalist, Note: Season 3 of Bloodline is set to return on Netflix sometime in 2017, though a release date has not been announced.
Books: The Greatest Books Of All Time – As Decided By Famous Authors, Maria Popova, brainpickings; Killing the Rising Sun, Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard, Common Sense Commentary: A must read for every American. Will change your view on World War II and Hiroshima. WW II Japan was the ISIS of its era.
Quotes of the Month:
“Any man can make mistakes, but only a fool persists in his error.” — Cicero
“No one is useless in this world who lightens the burden of it to anyone else.” — Charles Dickens