Thursday Dec 5
The Washington Post
Obama: Biden among the best VPs ever, Clinton among best secretaries
President Obama declined Thursday to take sides in the potential battle for his successor as president, instead saying that both Vice President Biden and former secretary of state Hillary Clinton will rank among the greatest to ever hold those jobs.
Public frets that U.S. global prestige is fading
It's complicated: The public is weary of the U.S. role as the world's policeman, but it also frets about the nation's declining prestige on the global stage and disapprove of both President Obama 's foreign policy practices and any attempts at nation building overseas.
Chris Matthews to interview Obama
The interview is part of Matthews' "Hardball College Tour," and will take place at American University in Washington, D.C. According to a news release from MSNBC, Matthews, along with university students, will "discuss a variety of topics with the president including voter suppression, healthcare, the decline of confidence in the government and the ... (more)
*** Thursday's "Jansing & Co." line-up : Guests include Phyllis Hall, former nurse, Parkland Memorial Hospital; Carrie Budoff Brown, Politico; Lynn Sweet, Chicago Sun-Times; Sen. Bernard Sanders, I-VT; Holly Millea, Author, "Seven Seconds: Memories of the JFK Assassination, the Tragedy that Changed America"; Daniella Gibbs Leger, Democratic ... (more)
The San Diego Union-Tribune
JFK in SD: A day to remember
With the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's assassination this week, Americans are reliving days of tragedy and loss.
Miami Book Fair 2013's Best Writers
How many books could you read in 30 years? Five hundred? Three thousand? Could you break into the six figures? No matter your estimate, Miami Book Fair International likely has you beat.