No one can remember it be lowered
The Confederate battle flag at the South Carolina statehouse "must fly at a height of 30 feet. Any changes -- taken down, or even at half-staff, if that can be done -- must be passed by a supermajority of the General Assembly."
What's in YOUR wallet?
47 percent of Americans "can’t pay for an unexpected $400 expense through savings or credit cards, without selling something or borrowing money."
A fair observation
"Fox News barely covered (the Duggar family) scandal until Megyn Kelly was able to secure this interview."
The lobbyists make bank
"We spend more money on lobbying than we do on campaigns."
A social-media meme that's actually True!
Says Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., has stated that supporting the "right to health care ... means you believe in slavery."
The program's supplement advice is not backed up by science
Says Mike Huckabee appeared in diabetes infomercials to endorse "cures and treatments that no health agency supports."
Wolf in 2008: 'The coup is here'
"During the Bush administration, you actually had a prominent liberal write a book about how Bush was preparing for a fascist takeover of this country."
Bubba must be listening
"When we moved into the White House, we had the lowest net worth of any family since Harry Truman."
Totaling about $7 million
"Of the 13 (Bill) Clinton speeches that fetched $500,000 or more, only two occurred during the years his wife was not secretary of state."
Not a prayer
"You can’t build a Christian church in Saudi Arabia."
No smoking in the bathrooms either
Liberty University students "were mandated" to attend Sen. Ted Cruz’s presidential announcement "or they would be fined."
A genuine irony
The potential Iran nuclear agreement would limit Iran to the number of centrifuges needed for a weapon but too few for a nuclear power program.
Countries eager to reduce child deaths
"There are countries in Africa where they have higher vaccination rates than here in the United States."
Significantly more contagious than Ebola
"If someone is in a room that has measles and leaves and you walk in two hours later, you could get measles from that person."
A big problem in developing countries
"Measles is one of the most common causes of child blindness worldwide."
As certain as science gets
Science is "very certain" that the measles vaccine doesn't cause autism.
The shedding is real
Democrats have "lost more than 900 state legislators" since Barack Obama has been president.
Let's go to the tape!
In President Barack Obama’s 2015 State of the Union address, "the words ‘al-Qaida’ were never used, the first time those words have not been used in a State of the Union address since February 2001."
The question never came up
"Supreme Court 15 times over the last 120 years has said marriage is a fundamental right" and never said "it had to be between a man and a woman."
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