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What We’re Reading January 9, 2014

We hope you’re having a great day wherever you are and that the news we dig up for you this morning helps you navigate the day more efficiently!

It’s a busy world out there, and you don’t have a ton of free time to be doing Internet searches for the most important items of the day… lucky for you, we do. We drink gallons of coffee in an effort to stay awake long enough to scour the far reaches of the world wide web in an effort to bring you the most important, useful and useless information every single day.

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So without further ado, here’s what we’re reading Thursday January 9, 2014.

The War on Poverty turned 50 yesterday.

Did Governor Chris Christie (R-NJ) use his authority to inflict a traffic nightmare on his opponents? So maybe the myth of Chris Christie has been a myth all along…? (That made sense, right?)

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Iraq’s Ambassador had some harsh words for President Obama and some kind ones for President Bush.

So the guy heading the investigation into whether or not the IRS was persecuting conservatives is an Obama friend and donor. Business as usual in Washington, D.C.

CNN’s Don Lemon makes DNC chair Debbie Wasserman-Schultz look silly. (Not that she needs a lot of help.)

In praise of judgmental libertarianism.

Dennis Rodman has turned into a “useful idiot” for the North Korean regime.

The GOP is turning up the heat on President Obama when it comes to jobs and immigration.

Could Idris Elba be the next James Bond? This author thinks that would be awesome!

Candace Cameron-Bure has made some leftists awfully upset with her praise of traditional marriage and family values.


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About the author

Onan Coca

Onan is the Editor-in-Chief at Romulus Marketing. He's also the managing editor at, and the managing partner at You can read more of his writing at Eagle Rising.
Onan is a graduate of Liberty University (2003) and earned his M.Ed. at Western Governors University in 2012. Onan lives in Atlanta with his wife and their three wonderful children.

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