HotAir Daily Express 12/03/2012

Video: Geithner busted on “war savings”
12/3/2012 9:41:46 AM  Ed Morrissey
Via Jim Hoft, a moment of brilliance from Chris Wallace entirely flummoxes the Secretary of the Treasury yesterday on Fox News Sunday.  Wallace challenges Tim Geithner on the lack of real spending cuts in the proposal he brought to Capitol Hill last

Graham: I’d bet we’re going over the cliff
12/3/2012 8:51:52 AM  Ed Morrissey
We’re still 28 days from deadline, but Lindsey Graham believes we’re not going to see much negotiation from Barack Obama and Democrats over the next four weeks.  Proclaiming that Republicans “know we lost the election,” Graham

Video: Bob Costas on gun control … in the middle of an NFL game
12/3/2012 8:01:04 AM  Ed Morrissey
If you were watching what turned out to be an unexpectedly good and well-played game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Dallas Cowboys last night, then you’ve already seen this strange interlude from Bob Costas last night, in which he used 90

Quotes of the day
12/2/2012 8:01:22 PM  Erika Johnsen
The Palestinian president returned triumphantly to the West Bank on Sunday, receiving a boisterous welcome from thousands of cheering supporters at a rally celebrating his people’s new acceptance to the United Nations. An Israeli decision to cut off a

Obama to run for a third term?
S&A successfully predicted Obama would win his second term.
There's an unstoppable economic force that's underway now, and in 2015, there's a specific event set to occur that will ensure Obama of a third term. This development will usher in a new age of American prosperity, but will also provide massive amounts of political power to the president.
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Chicago’s $55M anti-violence boondoggle
12/2/2012 6:31:46 PM  Jazz Shaw
Another convoluted tale comes our way which could be straight out of the pages of a script for a grainy, film noir classic. It involves millions of taxpayer dollars wasted or worse. A definite odor of corruption permeates the air. Money is handed out in

Obama admin: By the way, we’re going to need insurers to pay to use our exchanges
12/2/2012 5:01:52 PM  Erika Johnsen
I thought ObamaCare was going to be so awesomely efficient and innovative, and know how to accomplish things so much better than the free market, that all of the associated health care costs were going to go down, insurance was going to get more

We’d better stop drilling to save this bird
12/2/2012 3:31:27 PM  Jazz Shaw
Elections aside, things have been looking fairly bright for the future of American energy production. As we’ve reported here in the past, the US is on the verge of becoming the biggest oil and natural gas producer in the world, possibly leading to

Video: Nanny of the Month is …
12/2/2012 2:01:16 PM  Ed Morrissey
We’ve been tracking Reason TV’s Nanny of the Month for years — and this month, tracking is the right word to use.  Two of this month’s three finalists involve mandated government tracking via GPS and/or RFID, but the winner is

Video: Geithner says “no deal” without higher marginal tax rates
12/2/2012 12:31:49 PM  Jazz Shaw
Is it bluster? Is it posturing? Or is this the real line in the sand? Tim Geithner was sent out to do the Full Ginsberg this morning for part number 183 in the media’s 2,394 parts series on the fiscal cliff. There was one repeating theme,

NFL Week 13 open thread
12/2/2012 11:01:56 AM  Ed Morrissey
The Pittsburgh Steelers travel to Baltimore to play their division rivals, the Ravens, in a must-win game for the Steelers.  Unfortunately, QB Ben Roethlisberger won’t suit up for today’s game, thanks to shoulder and rib injuries that limited