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A Best Buy in Vestal New York is ready for lines of shoppers on Black Friday, Nov. 27, 2015. But there were fewer shoppers than expected, and little need for the barricades.

Black Friday Hype Can’t Overcome Economy

Consumer spending is always driven by a certain amount of hype, but the barrage of Black Friday events, sales and deals belongs in its own alternate reality. Sales can only be as good as the underlying economy. On that fundamental, this year’s retail sales picture looks bleak. For at least the past six years, the actual economy has almost always turned out to be weaker than the markets, analysts or the Fed have believed.

ISIS terrorist training camp in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula.

Can A Dying Civilization Defeat ISIS and Radical Islam?

Without question, our military is superior to any other on earth and we could inflict devastating damage to ISIS if we unleashed our military forces against them. But we are not going to do that—not today, not next month and not after the next atrocity strikes Cleveland, Phoenix or Richmond.

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Media Fail: Donald Trump Enjoys Post-Paris Poll Surge

It has now been two weeks since Islamist savages murdered and injured some 500 innocents in Paris. And yes, despite all the real and manufactured-by-a-corrupt-media controversies, despite a full-on coordinated attack by the DC Media to disqualify him, Donald Trump

Jerry Brown (Rich Pedroncelli / Associated Press)

Jerry Brown Blasts Texas, West Virginia on Climate

Governor Jerry Brown of California has publicly ripped Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey for daring to challenge President Barack Obama’s agenda on climate change ahead of a UN conference in Paris.

Republican presidential candidate Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) speaks to guests during a campaign stop at Smokey Row Coffee House on November 21, 2015 in Oskaloosa, Iowa. Yesterday Rubio participated in the Presidential Family Forum in Des Moines with six of his Republican rivals for the nomination. Rubio has several campaign stops scheduled in the state today. (Photo by )

Exclusive: Marco Rubio Challenges Republican Leaders To End Obamacare Bailouts

“Why should American taxpayers be bailing out insurance companies, many of whom cooperated with, conspired with alongside the Obama administration to get Obamacare passed?” Senator Marco Rubio asks. “And now they want to come with their lobbyists and basically force the American taxpayer to put money into a fund that bails them out for having lost money on the Obamacare exchanges.”