With a huge amount of media attention devoted to presidential politics and the Supreme Court, few people have noticed a potential historic shift in the U.S. Senate.
Matt Drudge’s trial balloon story about Condoleezza Rice as Mitt Romney’s running mate is causing waves among some conservatives.
A House subcommittee is considering a change to the nation’s Espionage Law to treat reporters as spies if they publish leaked national security information.
On the anniversary of the Burr-Hamilton duel, a look back at history shows the event wasn’t unique when it came to early-19th-century squabbles. Dueling was technically illegal in the United States, but even prominent government leaders engaged in the practice–Aaron Burr, for example, was serving as vice president when he met his rival Alexander Hamilton… [Continue Reading]
The Daily Show’s Kevin Bleyer gives us some insight into his breakfast with Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, and why Scalia poked a fork at him.