South Carolina

The 11 Nations Of The United States

"...among these 11 nations, Yankeedom and the Deep South exert the most influence and are constantly competing with each other for the hearts and minds of the other nations...Those two nations would never see eye to eye on anything besides an external threat.”

Watch Live: Social Media Lawyers Explain To Politicians How 0.004% Of Traffic Swung The Election

Nearly two months after Facebook first confirmed that it had identified some 3,000 paid posts that had been clandestinely financed by purported Russia-linked troll farms, the companys' general counsel, Colin Stretch, and his counterparts at Twitter and Google, are heading down to the Hart Senate Office Building for a long-awaited hearing hosted by the Senate Judiciary Committee’s subcommittee on crime and terrorism.

White House Braces For First Arrest In Mueller Probe

After more than 14 months, the first arrest(s) in the FBI’s long-running probe into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia – launched in July 2016 by then-FBI Director James Comey before being handed off to Special Counsel Robert Mueller in May – could happen as early as this morning.

Mike Rowe: It's Time To Make Hard Work Cool Again

"When you start calling vocational arts 'shop', it’s pretty easy to take shop class out back and put a bullet in its head... That's what we did; we killed shop class, which sends an undeniable message to millions of kids in terms of what is valuable."

FBI Arrests NCAA Coaches, Adidas Executive In Crackdown On College Basketball Corruption

In a broad crackdown on college basketball corruption, U.S. prosecutors unveiled charges Tuesday against 10 coaches, managers, financial advisers and representatives of a sportswear company, accusing them of bribery, fraud and corruption in recruitment in college basketball. The defendants include coaches at top U.S. college basketball programs, one agent, one financial adviser, a former referee and an Adidas employee.

Frontrunning: September 25

  • Merkel’s Bloc Regroups After ‘Nightmare Victory’ in Germany (BBG); Germany’s Election Results Reflect European Unease on Economy, Immigration (WSJ)
  • Chastened Merkel looks for coalition partners after vote (Reuters)
  • Iraqi Kurds Vote in Independence Referendum (WSJ)
  • GOP Revises Obamacare Repeal With Bill Headed to Likely Defeat (BBG)
  • Trump Tax Plan to Cut Taxes for Corporations and Wealthy (BBG)

Paul Craig Roberts Exhorts "Whatever Happened To America?"

"When I was born, America was a nation. Today it is a diversity country in which various segments divided by race, gender, and sexual preference, preach hate toward other segments... America, the melting pot that produced a nation was destroyed by Identity Politics. Identity Politics divides a population into hate groups. This group hates that one and so on. In the US the most hated group is a southern white heterosexual male."