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What to watch for:
President Obama will share a stage with former Florida governor Jeb Bush to speak on education policy (and later he will fundraise) in Miami (AP)
The monthly employment report will be released this morning
Fresh protests hit Libya after Friday prayers (Al Jazeera)
NFL collective bargaining agreement deadline extended to Friday evening (ESPN)
Clip of the day:
Reason.tv on whether public school teachers are overpaid (language warning):
On the main site:
Stop Bernanke’s Hanky-Panky, by Quin Hillyer: Raise rates, strengthen the dollar, now.
Judge Vinson Fails to Apply the Two-by-Four, by David Catron: Why did he stay his own ObamaCare ruling? Surely, not to reward the administration’s mulish defiance?
Helpful Hints for Cleaning Up Madison, by Ross Kaminsky: All while saving Wisconsin many millions.
Reagan-Era Paperboy, by Daniel J. Flynn: The best job for a kid is no longer available.
No Slam Duncan, by RiShawn Biddle: It’s tricky backing teachers in Wisconsin while pushing reforms they object to.
Mexico Lost, by George H. Wittman: Even the tourist spots are now drug cartel country — just in time for Spring Break
Make Way for Mini-Labor, by Ron Ross: And mini-Democrats too — if indeed the Democrat-Labor alliance is in a death spiral.
What Would Jesus Cut? by Mark Tooley: But, for starters, would He have regarded federal budgets as “moral documents”?
A man of faith in a godless age is hitting Americans where it hurts.
Mr. and Mrs. American Spectator Reader, let P.J. O’Rourke talk sense to your kids.
In Britain, defending your property can get you life.
The debacle of this president’s administration is both a cause and a symptom of the decline of American values. Unless Congress impeaches him, that decline will go on unchecked. An eminent jurist surveys the damage and assesses the chances for the recovery of our culture.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
The American Christmas, like the songs that celebrate it, makes room for everybody under the rainbow. Is that why so many people seem to be hostile to it?
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?