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Just right…

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As John Miller  observes,  Newsmax was too conservative to buy Newsweek,  but Democratic Rep.  Jane Harman’s rich hubby is just right.   What a clever way to make sure a news mag doesn’t give your wife impertinent coverage.

Robert Stacy McCain weighs in  here.

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August 3, 2010 at 10:39 pm

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Robinson and Barone, I…

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Peter Robinson has begun a new  Uncommon Knowledge series with Michael Barone,  who knows more about American politics than the next 100 pundits combined.  He has been an electoral geek for 40 years,  and appears to enjoy using his political microscope and butterfly net as much as ever.

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August 3, 2010 at 10:17 pm

Covering conservatives…

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Jonah Goldberg  examines the gulf between media coverage of liberals and conservatives.    It’s being a few weeks old doesn’t matter in the face of the coverage being afforded the Charlie Rangel ethics charges.

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August 3, 2010 at 9:22 am