- Obama’s regulatory agenda will cost U.S. economy $143B next year: report
- Patriot Act author on James Clapper: Fire, prosecute him
- Russia P.M. Medvedev: No amnesty for political prisoners
- Michigan GOP Senate hopeful reminds government is the ‘servant’
- Christmas, by Congress: Members mull a 15-cent tax on trees
- U.S. unemployment falls to five-year low of 7 percent; 203K jobs added
- World mourns Nelson Mandela and celebrates his life; burial set for Dec. 15
- Bill O’Reilly reminds: Nelson Mandela ‘was a communist’
- John Boehner says GOP should support gay candidates: ‘I do’
- Grass-Whopper: Pan-fried cricket burgers go over big in New York City
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Question of the Day
“Fifty is a great number to achieve,” Federer said after reaching the milestone. “I’m delighted about that, but I haven’t won the tournament.”
It must have taken incredible restraint, as spaced-out as he presumably was, not to use the word “groovy.”
History will record that in his very next match after remarking, “I guess I’m the closest thing to a Brit left in this tournament,” American James Blake, whose mother is English, got bounced from Wimbledon.
Admit it, boys, you’ve had a secret crush on Summer Sanders for years.
The World League of American Football (as NFL Europa will always be known in This Space) has folded its tent after 16 years. According to reports, NFL owners are dismayed that their game hasn’t caught Europe’s fancy. (Translation: It hasn’t provoked a single riot.)
At the end, five of the league’s six teams were located in Germany. But then, what did anyone expect? I mean, didn’t the Germans have a chancellor a while back named Helmut?
The NFL will, however, stage a game between the Giants and Dolphins this October in London. It will be broadcast in two languages — Their English and Our English.
Turning to golf, the Champions Tour says it will begin drug testing whenever the PGA Tour does. Finally, we’ll get to find out what Chi Chi Rodriguez has been geeked up on all these years.
- Spike in battlefield deaths linked to restrictive rules of engagement
- Bill OReilly reminds: Nelson Mandela was a communist
- Activists urge Obama to go rogue, sidestep Congress
- Colorado judge: Bakery owner discriminated against gay couple
- U.S. pilot scares off Iranians with 'Top Gun'-worthy stunt: 'You really ought to go home'
- Obama administration issues permits for wind farms to kill more eagles
- Rush Limbaugh: Obama trying to make Mandela death about himself
- 'Hunger Games' delivers Obama's message on income inequality
- U.S. debt jumps a record $328 billion tops $17 trillion for first time
- Kill team: Obama war chiefs widen drone death zones
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