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Saturday, October 21, 2017

5 Best Things That Happened In 2015

Amidst the domestic sturm und dang of overly hyped fears and hysterical pandering to our worst instincts, continued progress around the world made us safer, healthier and potentially even smarter. So as a public service and a tribute to the truth, let’s dwell on the positive developments of the past year for a moment.

January 4, 2016

Endorse This: Jeb, The Happy Loser!

We’re sure the people who donated over $100 million to Jeb’s campaign and/or Super-PAC are also happy that he’s shed the burden of being the frontrunner.

December 21, 2015

Endorse This: Hillary Clinton — Virtuoso Impressionist

Watch Hillary Clinton present an imaginary conversation between Putin and — well, another familiar voice.

January 22, 2015

A Year That Took The Awe Out Of ‘Awesome’

Clarence Page reviews the year that was.

December 31, 2014

My 100 Percent Accurate Predictions For 2015

If you liked cable news coverage of 2014, you’ll love Rex Huppke’s predictions for next year.

December 30, 2014
New Year's Eve in Times Square, New York.

I Firmly Resolve Not To Improve Myself!

Find out why Cynthia Tucker is forgoing resolutions this New Year’s.

December 27, 2014

Obama Seeks To Cut Troop Level In Afghanistan To 5,000 By End Of 2015

By Christi Parsons and David S. Cloud, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is planning to leave 9,800 U.S. troops in Afghanistan after the U.S. ends its combat mission this year, but will quickly cut that number roughly in half by the end of 2015, a senior administration official said Tuesday. Obama plans on […]

May 27, 2014