Thursday, April 19, 2012 News Update

“[Extending] the bounds of what may be called moral police, until it encroaches on the most unquestionably legitimate liberty of the individual, is one of the most universal of all human propensities.” –British philosopher John Stuart Mill (1806-1873)

3 out at Secret Service in Columbia prostitution scandal

Syrian agents shoot 8 protesters near U.N. monitors

Police search wooded area near bar for missing Fort Bragg soldier Kelli Bordeaux

Bomb maker in NYC subway plot testifies

American Bandstand’ host Dick Clark dead at 82

Editorial Cartoon

Commentary: McGurn: The ‘Likable’ Barack Obama In 1980, Ronald Reagan zeroed in on the incompetence of Jimmy Carter, a good and decent man. That should be Mitt Romney’s strategy in 2012.

Obama’s Oil Ploy

The Associated Press’ Undeserved Pulitzer

Betraying Every Ally

Bam Bites Dog The political perils of personal attacks.

North Korea, Iran, and the Lessons of History

Is The Climate Consensus Beginning to Change?

“The apportionment of taxes on the various descriptions of property is an act which seems to require the most exact impartiality; yet there is, perhaps, no legislative act in which greater opportunity and temptation are given to a predominant party to trample on the rules of justice. Every shilling which they overburden the inferior number is a shilling saved to their own pockets.” –James Madison

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