Palin Says Being Fired Was Hard

Sarah Palin told CBN News that she took her unexpected firing from Fox News last summer very hard. Said Palin: “Some things happened that I haven’t talked about publicly, things like getting canned from a job I really liked, sort of out of the blue, because I called somebody out. Next morning I got word, […]

Facebook wants to make your breakup less awkward

Facebook wants to help ease the burn of a breakup.The social media giant introduced new tools Thursday on its mobile app to help users see less of their exes.Now when you change your relationship status to “single,” Facebook will ask if you want to “take a break” from seeing pictures and posts… Read more from […]

GOP Operative Seeks to ‘Defeat and Destroy’ Trump

“A well-connected GOP operative alarmed by the enduring strength of Republican Donald Trump’s presidential bid is planning a ‘guerrilla campaign’ backed by secret donors to knock him out of the race,” the Wall Street Journal reports. “Liz Mair, former online communications director of the Republican National Committee, recently created Trump Card LLC to ‘defeat and […]

Hoyer Sees Possible Wave in 2016 for Democrats

“Republicans currently hold their largest majority in the House of Representatives since the New Deal and Democrats would need to flip 30 seats next November to regain control of the chamber. It’s a tall order, but Minority Whip Steny Hoyer isn’t ruling out a wave election next year,” Real Clear Politics reports. Said Hoyer: “I’m […]

Bush’s Painful Defense of Benghazi Investigation

Jake Tapper asked Jeb Bush about Donald Trump’s assertion that his bother was at least partially responsible for the 9/11 terrorist attacks. The question: “If your brother and his administration bear no responsibility at all, how do you then make the jump that President Obama and Secretary Clinton are responsible for what happened at Benghazi?” […]

Trump Says His Policies Would Have Prevented 9/11

Donald Trump says that his immigration policies would have prevented the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, The Hill reports. Said Trump: “I am extremely, extremely tough on illegal immigration. I am extremely tough on people coming into this country. I believe that if I were running things, I doubt that those people would have been […]

In the Kitchen: Feeding a community

Food is about more than simply cooking and eating. It’s also about community and taking care of each other. Two very different stories this week point that out: one about an idea that looks like it’s going to be a major success and another that comes from failure. But we don’t want to sell cooking… Read […]

Flashback Quote of the Day

“He had a crazy policy of self deportation which was maniacal. It sounded as bad as it was, and he lost all of the Latino vote. He lost the Asian vote. He lost everybody who is inspired to come into this country.” — Donald Trump, quoted by Newsmax, calling Mitt Romney’s immigration proposals “mean-spirited” in […]

Missouri Lawmakers Mull Dress Code for Interns

After Missouri House Speaker John Diehl (R) was forced to resign following revelations that he exchanged sexually suggestive texts with a 19-year-old House intern, lawmakers suggested establishing an intern dress code, the Kansas City Star reports. “The idea was greeted with disdain by Democrats and set off a firestorm on social media, with critics arguing […]