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Baltimore Sun television critic David Zurawik is furious over CNN's decision not to inturrupt coverage of the White House correspondents dinner (an " exercise in black tie narcissism") as protests began in Baltimore last Saturday night. Be specific when criticizing "the media," America actually had a good conversation this week. HOWARD KURTZ: Has the media…

Thomas Friedman, New York TimesNow that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has made his case on Iran before Congress, with all the circus atmosphere it involved, let’s get to the serious questions: What is America’s interest in striking a deal with Iran? Because our interests and Israel’s are not fully aligned. What is the minimum…

In a short new documentary film by Vice, former NFL player Marcellus Wiley goes into detail about his experience using what he sees as a dangerous amount of painkillers during his time in the league. “No one’s in the NFL saving us from ourselves. They know we want to play. They know our spirits. That’s…

SEN. RAND PAUL (R-KY): I heard a lot about free stuff but I didn't hear much about how he's going to pay for it or the consequences to pay for it. One way to pay for it is through debt. He's also bragging that he's reducing the deficit as a greater than any other president…

Sen. Bob Menendez (D-New Jersey), one of a few Cuban-Americans at the highest levels of politics and the chairman of the Senate Foreign Affairs Committee, says it is less about him "and whatever lack of information I was given as someone who is both chairman of the committee and one of the few Cuban Americans…

JONATHAN KARL, ABC NEWS: But for Mrs. Clinton, 2014 didn't go exactly as planned. DAVID AXELROD, FRM. ADVISOR TO BARACK OBAMA: What happened in 2008 was that Hillary's candidacy got in front of any rationale for it. And the danger is that that's happening again. You hear Ready for Hillary it's like ready for what?…

Mike Gonzalez, FederalistWhy did President Obama go for broke on Cuba, announcing the United States would normalize relations with that repressive regime? The answer appears in his statement to the nation. There, the president not only made clear that this change has been on his bucket list for some time, but also that his knowledge…

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