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Cuba: If it’s October, the rumors must be flying

Oct 17, 2012 | | 1 Comment » | 1 Trackbacks | Cuba

My friend Pete goes to the diner

Oct 7, 2012 | | 1 Comment » | 2 Trackbacks | Polls

Obama’s slanderous Hampton speech won’t affect the campaign

Oct 3, 2012 | | 6 Comments » | 1 Trackbacks | Elections

Pat Caddell: Media Have Become an “Enemy of the American people”

Sep 29, 2012 | | 21 Comments » | 7 Trackbacks | Elections

Catch Spring Fever

Sep 18, 2012 | | No Comments » | 2 Trackbacks | Terrorist Attacks

Venezuela Frees U.S. Ship And Crew

Sep 11, 2012 | | 2 Comments » | 1 Trackbacks | Diplomacy

Puerto Rico says “No”

Aug 20, 2012 | | 8 Comments » | 1 Trackbacks | Elections

Chavez insists the “mercenary” is real

Aug 17, 2012 | | Comments Off | 1 Trackbacks

This morning’s no-surprise news: Corzine and Assange

Aug 16, 2012 | | 12 Comments » | 1 Trackbacks | Politics

Chavez: American “mercenary” detained in Venezuela

Aug 10, 2012 | | 4 Comments » | 2 Trackbacks | Elections

A Century of Eagle Scouts

Aug 1, 2012 | | 17 Comments » | 1 Trackbacks

The taxman cometh

Jul 20, 2012 | | 1 Comment » | 1 Trackbacks | Obama

Integration through welfare dependence: SNAP to the Parque Alegría dole

Jul 12, 2012 | | 4 Comments » | 0 Trackbacks | Culture

Venezuela: Chavez gives China control over oil

Jul 10, 2012 | | 4 Comments » | 1 Trackbacks

Border security for pu**ies: The Sir Robin border patrol strategy

Jun 30, 2012 | | 14 Comments » | 22 Trackbacks | Immigration

Venezuela and Iran prepare for war?

Jun 25, 2012 | | 17 Comments » | 3 Trackbacks

Paraguay: Lugo will be spending more time with his families

Jun 24, 2012 | | Comments Off | 1 Trackbacks | Politics

Breaking: Chavez medical emergency?

Apr 6, 2012 | | 19 Comments » | 0 Trackbacks

Latin America update: Malia in Mexico UPDATE 7.9 EARTHQUAKE STRIKES MEXICO CITY

Mar 20, 2012 | | 26 Comments » | 2 Trackbacks | Obama

Latin America report: Chavez heading back to Caracas, while Cuba sends new “multi-purpose” ships; Marco aces it.

Mar 16, 2012 | | 11 Comments » | 2 Trackbacks | Politics

HotAir — Politics, Culture, Media, 2017, Breaking News from a conservative viewpoint
Top Pick

Hmmm.

Top Pick

“When she left it, it was in better shape than it had ever been.”

Manafort, firm registers as foreign agents

Ed Morrissey Jun 28, 2017 6:41 PM

Better late than never?

Delivered as promised

“I would like to think that the president saved many innocent men, women and children.”

“The Russia investigation was by far the dominant topic…”

The merry little media war continues.

Criminal enterprise

Politico: Has the SPLC lost its way?

John Sexton Jun 28, 2017 3:01 PM

“The organization has always tried to find ways to milk money out of the public…”

Trump legal team backing away from Comey complaint?

Ed Morrissey Jun 28, 2017 2:31 PM

De-escalation?

Time to get up and go to work, sir

CNN gets glum, defensive after resignations

John Sexton Jun 28, 2017 1:01 PM

“If Jeff lit himself on fire, it wouldn’t appease the pro-Trump media.”

Hmmm: FBI probing Russia-based anti-virus firm?

Ed Morrissey Jun 28, 2017 12:31 PM

“I wouldn’t put their stuff on my computer if you paid me.”

He works hard for the money…

It’s not a slippery slope. It’s a freaking avalanche.

Nuts.

Showdown: Sarah Palin vs the New York Times

Jazz Shaw Jun 28, 2017 9:21 AM

Defamation

Credit where creditor’s due?

More flash than bang, but a very bad sign

“Felix was out on bond after threatening another public servant and has a history of making threats.”

Chaffetz: House needs housing allowances?

Ed Morrissey Jun 27, 2017 8:41 PM

“There are dozens upon dozens of members living in their offices, and I don’t know how healthy that is long term.”

“This isn’t going to get a lot cheaper, it can’t, it won’t.”

“…what we failed to achieve with votes, we would do with weapons.”

“[S]o dumb it’s amazing we even have to have the conversation.”

“It was not necessary.”

“You’re inflaming everyone right here right now with those words!”

“Trump’s people said, ‘We’ll be writing the speech that the President’s Audio-Animatronic figure will be saying.'”

Excuses, excuses.

Not really a “kill all the lawyers” scenario

4 pm ET!

“it has not taken serious steps to end its own complicity in trafficking, including forced laborers from North Korea.”

Currently doing a search for “good international trade lawyers”

Ransomware attack spreads through Europe

John Sexton Jun 27, 2017 1:01 PM

“A massive ransomware campaign is currently unfolding worldwide.”