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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 11:52:16 +0000(Steven Hayward) Did Time magazine really need to think about it? And you know who else was Time‘s Man of the Year once? Hitler. QED. Our friend Jon Gabriel at Ricochet warns lefties that they ought to pace themselves better. Trump is going to be around for at least four years, and lefties are going to exhaust both their vocabulary and their adrenaline at the pace they’ve set for themselves. Michael Moore
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 05:11:05 +0000(Paul Mirengoff) President Obama has ordered his intelligence agencies to conduct a review of hacking during the 2016 presidential election and present their findings before he leaves office. Alleged Russian hacking during the election might also become part of a broader Senate probe into Russian cyber-threats. Donald Trump has been dismissive of reports of Russian interference and critical of the U.S. intelligence community for assessing that Russia interfered. He insists that the
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 04:49:23 +0000(John Hinderaker) In the stream of excellent appointments coming from Trump Tower, Donald’s naming of Iowa governor Terry Branstad as Ambassador to China hasn’t gotten a lot of notice, apart from the obvious point that farmers are the biggest free traders. That is true, of course, but a very smart reader with deep knowledge of international trade suggests that there is more to the Branstad appointment: Trump could well be making a
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 03:10:18 +0000(Paul Mirengoff) Donald Trump has selected businesswoman Linda McMahon to run the Small Business Administration. McMahon helps run a big business — Worldwide Wrestling Entertainment. She founded the company with her husband Vince McMahon and served as its CEO from 1997 until 2009, when she stepped down to pursue, unsuccessfully, a Senate seat. Her company’s market capitalization is said to be $1.5 billion. Reportedly, Linda McMahon owns $84 million in WWE stock.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 01:36:41 +0000(Paul Mirengoff) I recommend this week’s column by Ammo Grrll and agree with the insights she pulls from her pantry. However, her concluding insight raised a question for me. Here’s her conclusion: [W]hat the grievance peddlers are left with is a wholesale attack on “whiteness” itself. This might work with a few intimidated college students and guilty liberals, but it is not going to be a winning strategy for the vast majority