Reports blame management failures, not money woes
Congress' decision to "spend less around the world" on embassy security contributed to "tragedies" like Benghazi.
He shoots and he misses a bit
"More whites believe in ghosts than believe in racism."
Rice avoided 't' word, downplayed connection
In discussing the attacks on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, "Ms. Rice did say 'a terrorist attack.' It’s not that she put the whole thing on the video."
You need to look further back, like 1910
"A lot of the problems with forest fires ... is because of bad policy (not to clear out the forests) that was put in place by environmentalists."
Bill does not mandate solar fine
"Oklahoma’s Republican Gov. Mary Fallin signed a new law which makes you pay a special fee. It will essentially fine people for the crime of using solar power."
A stretch by most definitions
"Democrats very much are in the pocket of the NRA."
White men yes, but most fall in the middle
Michael Eric Dyson
"We know that Sunday mornings have usually been given over to conservative white men."
Don't downplay the feds
"A lot of the move to free the slaves ... did not come from the federal government. It came from a growing movement among the people, particularly people of faith."
Jumps the gun. Numbers aren't in yet.
The insurance risk corridors aren't going broke like Republicans predicted.
UPDATE: Ingraham responds
Obamacare is "costing 2 million jobs."
Easy peesy? Not really.
"If you want out of the individual mandate... all you have to do now is tick off the box that says 'hardship' and you're out."
Small, but not that small
"Less than 1 percent of 1 percent of the American population has given an amount over $200" to a federal political campaign.
(Trial) location, location, location
Premeditation, in murder cases like the Oscar Pistorius case, "can be formed in the twinkling of an eye."
Christie and report author seem to think it's conclusive
"No one" claims the report vindicating New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in the bridge scandal is "conclusive."
Health care wackiness: prices ≠ costs
Health insurance and medical costs "are going down because of Obamacare."
His source focused on a different question
Most of the people who have signed up through the Obamacare exchanges "already had insurance."
Over-spinning a more nuanced reaction by Bush
After Russia went to war with Georgia in 2008, the U.S. sent a "very strong message" to Vladimir Putin by sending "warships to the Black Sea" and airlifting "combat troops that Georgia had in Afghanistan" back to Georgia.
His dates are wrong along with most everything else
Says President Abraham Lincoln enforced the Fugitive Slave Act until the Civil War ended.
1998 is convenient starting point
Earth "has not warmed for the last 17 years."
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