HotAir Daily Express 03/04/2013


Video: And now, presenting the CIA’s greatest resource on the Kim regime
3/4/2013 10:01:14 AM  Ed Morrissey
That frightening thought comes from ABC’s intelligence analyst at the beginning of this interview by George Stephanopoulos of Dennis Rodman, but it’s not as bizarre as the interview itself. Stephanopoulos can barely believe Rodman’s

Menendez sponsored bill to benefit big donor
3/4/2013 9:21:35 AM  Ed Morrissey
The more the media looks into the ties between Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) and his big donor and private-jet provider Salomon Melgen, the more potential corruption floats to the surface. Today, the Associated Press discovers that Melgen turns out to

Video: The Romneys interview
3/4/2013 8:41:28 AM  Ed Morrissey
Allahpundit highlighted a significant portion of Chris Wallace’s interview with Mitt Romney in last night’s QOTD, but the interview with both Mitt and Ann Romney is also worth a watch and its own post.  Some of this came out ahead of its air

Boehner: No gov’t shutdown — as long as Senate does their job
3/4/2013 8:01:21 AM  Ed Morrissey
The country has had a trillion-dollar hole in its budgets for five straight budget years.  We’ve added over $6 trillion in debt in the last four years, and now have $16 trillion in national debt, soon to hit $17 trillion and beyond.  What did


EXPOSED: Mainstream Medicine’s Deadliest Conspiracy?
Can you believe this video? It’s a phenomenon. In fact, it was sent to more than 289,000 people in just 24 hours! For the first time, mainstream medicine’s deadliest conspiracy has been EXPOSED. Finally, this video is the ‘shot heard around the world’ the establishment prayed would never come. There are powerful interests hell-bent on minimizing the damage it is doing to corporate medicine’s profit machine. Before it's banned, watch it here.

Quotes of the day
3/3/2013 8:01:27 PM  Allahpundit
Obama’s decision Friday to remove the threat of a government shutdown in late March as a leverage point in the standoff means that the sequester will remain in place for weeks — if not months, or longer. He set into a motion a risky strategy that rests

Joe Manchin doesn’t want the press asking about any of that gun stuff
3/3/2013 6:31:28 PM  Jazz Shaw
A relatively quick hit for Sunday evening comes to us from West Virginia. As we’ve covered on a number of occasions, formerly staunch Second Amendment advocate Senator Joe Manchin has apparently experienced some sort of “revelation”

Video: Shotgun Joe rides again
3/3/2013 5:01:25 PM  Jazz Shaw
Once again we seem to have spent far too much of the weekend debating heady and often depressing subjects, so it’s only fair to include something for a bit of fun. And when you’re looking for fun, there is no better place to turn than Shotgun

Hugo Chavez, “battling for life”?
3/3/2013 3:31:25 PM  Erika Johnsen
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez won reelection to his fourth six-year term last October, insistent that the cancer he’s been publicly batting since June of 2011 would not get in the way of his continuing presidency. Since absconding to Cuba for a

Video: Papabili scorecards and the Sweet Sistine Bracket
3/3/2013 2:01:08 PM  Ed Morrissey
Looks like Cardinal Timothy Dolan has had a lot of practice in answering the one question that comes up in interviews — his chance of becoming the next Pope, when the conclave meets later this month. Earlier this week, Dolan told NBC News that he

A sordid business indeed
3/3/2013 12:31:54 PM  Jazz Shaw
Earlier today, we took a look at some of the fallout from the current Supreme Court case examining certain provisions of the Voting Rights Act. At that time, I mentioned that there was more than a little hypocrisy on display this month from those

Selma and Suffrage
3/3/2013 11:01:12 AM  Jazz Shaw
Today, probably as you are first reading this, Vice President Biden and his wife will join with thousands of other people to commemorate the 1965 “Bloody Sunday” march crossing the Edmund Pettus Bridge outside of Selma. Interestingly, this