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President Obama headed to Chicago for a birthday-themed fundraiser (ABC News)
The “Super Committee” created by the debt ceiling deal has lobbyists excited (Politico)
The FAA could lose billions after Congress fails to end partial shutdown (ABC News)
The Senate has entered August recess, but will hold pro forma sessions to prevent any recess appointments from Obama (Politico)
The TSA will begin Israeli-style passenger questioning at Logan airport in Boston (Boston Globe)
Guy jumps White House fence, is immediately captured by the Secret Service:
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There’s Gold in Them Thar Hollywood Hills by Gerald Nachman: Just let me see some of those old black-and-white movies…
The Disgrace of Obamanomics, by Peter Ferrara: Our President and all the Krugmans and Ezra Kleins out there refuse to face the fact that Keynesianism is dead.
Is Endless Government Debt Irreligious? by Mark Tooley: Rendering to the welfare state shouldn’t be the only option available to American believers.
Facts on Frack Attackers, by Paul Chesser: The well-funded effort to poison natural gas.
Partners, by Roger Kaplan: U.S. congressmen should be playing doubles.
Jerry and Me, by Bill Croke: Those were the days, when Jerry Brown was fiscally responsible.
“I” Is for Indoctrination, by Lucia Rafanelli: Polluting our children in the name of “environmental literacy.”
Now For a Dozen, by Reid Collins: If you thought it was confusing in the past few weeks, hang on. Get ready for the super-commission.
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?