Check out Mini-memeorandum for simple mobiles or memeorandum Mobile for modern smartphones.
10:02 AM ET, June 3, 2015


 Top Items: 
Marc Caputo / Politico:
Marco Rubio sells his house of horrors  —  Marco Rubio finally sold his money-pit of a home in Tallahassee on Tuesday, freeing the presidential candidate from a nagging financial liability and allowing him to distance himself from his scandal-plagued co-owner, former Rep. David Rivera …
Discussion: Washington Post
New York Times:   Jeb Bush, Taking His Time, Tests the Legal Definition of Candidate
Marco Rubio rise sets collision course with Jeb Bush
Discussion: Liberaland and JSOnline
Washington Times:
Bill Clinton's foundation cashed in as Sweden lobbied Hillary on sanctions … Bill Clinton's foundation set up a fundraising arm in Sweden that collected $26 million in donations at the same time that country was lobbying Hillary Rodham Clinton's State Department to forgo sanctions that threatened …
By David A. Fahrenthold / Washington Post:
The inside story of how the Clintons built a $2 billion global empire  —  Chevy Chase was on the plane with Bill Clinton.  So was a former president of Brazil.  The founders of Google.  A former president of Mexico.  And John Cusack.  —  They were all going to Davos …
Discussion: CANNONFIRE and Washington Monthly
Michael Goodwin / New York Post:
NY Democrats push Bloomberg to run for president  —  A dirty secret behind Hillary Clinton's lead in the Democratic presidential race is the lack of a credible challenger.  Despite rising voter disgust over sordid revelations about the Clinton Foundation, there is no appealing alternative.
Danny Vinik / Politico:
Larry Summers backs a new idea for the Fed — almost  —  Over the past few years, an obscure economic policy idea has slowly been gaining support among liberal and conservative economists.  It hasn't made it into the mainstream agendas of either the Democratic or Republican Party.
Discussion: TheMoneyIllusion
Obama approval heads down hill -  —  Obama's job approval numbers are sinking as American attitudes about the nation's progress have taken a turn for the worse, according to a new CNN/ORC poll.
Jordan Fabian / The Hill:
Obama confident in the TSA despite failure to detect explosives  —  President Obama has confidence in the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) despite the ease with which undercover agents were able to smuggle explosives into airports, the White House said Tuesday.
David A. Graham / The Atlantic:
The TSA Doesn't Work—and Never Has
Hmsadusky / CBS Denver:
Kitchen Manager Fired For Giving Lunch To Students Without Money  —  AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) - Della Curry is out of work, and unashamed, after being fired by the Cherry Creek School District.  —  A married mother of two, Curry is the former kitchen manager at Dakota Valley Elementary School in Aurora.
Christopher Ingraham / Washington Post:
This astonishing chart shows how moderate Republicans are an endangered species  —  Political scientists have known for years that political polarization is largely a one-sided phenomenon: in recent decades the Republican Party has moved to the right much faster than Democrats have moved to the left.
Discussion: Daily Kos
Nicole Norfleet / Star Tribune:
Mpls. private school takes students to adult novelty store for sex ed lesson  —  The field trip upset some parents at Gaia School.  “It's just a major breach of trust,” said one parent.  —  Smitten Kitten owner Jennifer Pritchett.  —  TEXT SIZE  —  Some parents are outraged after the leader …
INTERPOL issues Red Notices for former FIFA officials and executives wanted by US authorities  —  LYON, France - At the request of US authorities, INTERPOL Red Notices - or international wanted persons alerts - have been issued for two former FIFA officials and four corporate executives …
Mary Cheney / Fox News:
It's time for Republican Party leaders to embrace marriage equality  —  There's been a lot of discussion about same sex marriage over the last few months - particularly from the candidates running for the GOP nomination.  Sometimes it seems as if they are in a contest to see who can be the …
Discussion: Raw Story
Martin Matishak / The Hill:
House panel moves to block State funding over Benghazi emails  —  House Republicans on Tuesday unveiled a spending bill that would withhold some funding for the State Department until officials cooperate with their investigation into the 2012 terrorist attacks in Benghazi, Libya.
Joel Snape / Telegraph:
Manspreading arrests: the long arm of the law just invaded our personal space  —  As two men are arrested for ‘manspreading’ on the New York metro, Joel Snape argues that we should all take a bit of responsibility rather than making anti-social behaviour illegal
Discussion: BREITBART.COM and Rush Limbaugh
Mark Preston / CNN:
Jindal set to announce presidential plans -  —  Bobby Jindal, who has been actively exploring a campaign for the GOP presidential nomination, will announce his decision later this month, CNN has learned.
Steven Shepard / Politico:
Republican wins Mississippi congressional seat  —  Trent Kelly will finish the term of the late Alan Nunnelee.  —  Republican Trent Kelly has won a special election to succeed late Mississippi Rep. Alan Nunnelee, easily defeating Democrat Walter Zinn in Tuesday's runoff.
Discussion: Political Wire
Mike DeBonis / Washington Post:
Congress turns away from post-9/11 law, retooling U.S. surveillance powers  —  Congress on Tuesday rejected some of the sweeping intelligence-gathering powers it granted national security officials after the 9/11 terror attacks, with the Senate voting to end the government's bulk collection …
John Irish / Reuters:
U.S. says 10,000 Islamic State militants killed in nine-month campaign  —  More than 10,000 Islamic State fighters have been killed since the international coalition started its campaign against the militant group nine months ago in Iraq and Syria, U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Wednesday.
Discussion: The Long War Journal and The Week
Boyd Huppert / KARE-TV:
5th grade boys spot a bully and take action  —  5th grade boys spot a bully and take action Jonathan Malat, KARE  —  MANKATO, Minn. - All the students at Franklin Elementary start every day with the Pledge of Allegiance.  —  But the “justice for all” part belongs to five fifth grade boys.
Spencer Soper / Bloomberg Business:
Amazon Debuts Free Shipping on Small Goods, No Minimum Order  —  Not just for Prime members  — Inc. is introducing free shipping on thousands of popular, smaller items — makeup, mobile phone accessories, earplugs — in its Web store, without requiring a minimum order.
Discussion: The Verge, Mashable and Consumerist
James Rosen / Fox News:
HRC EMAILS: Federal officials voiced growing alarm over Clinton's compliance with records laws, documents show  —  Over a five-year span, senior officials at the National Archives and Records Administrations (NARA) voiced growing alarm about Hillary Clinton's record-keeping practices as secretary of state …
Discussion: Weasel Zippers
Mark Garfinkel / Boston Herald:
Boston police: Man killed by FBI agent, cop during active terror probe  —  Photo by:  —  Boston police officers and detectives investigate at the scene of a shooting Tuesday morning at 4600 Washington St. in Roslindale.  —  By:  —  An armed man in his 20s being surveilled …
 Archived Page Info: 
This is a snapshot of memeorandum at 10:02 AM ET, June 3, 2015.

View the current page or another snapshot:

 See Also: 
memeorandum: site main
memeorandum River: reverse chronological memeorandum
memeorandum Mobile: for phones
memeorandum Leaderboard: memeorandum's top sources
memeorandum RSS feed
memeorandum on Twitter
 More Items: 
Daily Mail:
ISIS bans pigeon breeding - punishable by public flogging - because seeing birds' genitals overhead offends Islam
Ben Brody / Bloomberg Business:
Lincoln Chafee Set to Enter Democratic Presidential Field
David Knowles / Bloomberg Business:
Iowa Poll: Bill and George W. May Not Hurt Hillary Clinton and Jeb Bush
Discussion: Political Wire
Robert King / Associated Press:
Obamacare: 2016 sticker shock
Discussion: The Gateway Pundit
New York Times:
Texas Lawmakers Pass a Bill Allowing Guns at Colleges
Discussion: The Week and ECHIDNE OF THE SNAKES
Craig Timberg / Washington Post:
Surveillance planes spotted in the sky for days after West Baltimore rioting
 Earlier Items: 
Rich Lowry / New York Post:
Climate change: The only enemy Obama wants to obliterate
Discussion: Weasel Zippers and Power Line
Wall Street Journal:
State Officials Had Secret Huddle on Health-Law Subsidies
Discussion: Daily Kos and Morning Consult
Charlie Spiering / BREITBART.COM:
Obama: I Don't Believe In Divisive Racial Politics
New York Times:
Sepp Blatter, Under Investigation, to Resign as FIFA President
Zack Kopplin / Slate:
Politicians, school boards, principals, and teachers are pushing creationism on kids.
David Rohde / Reuters:
Exclusive: Detainee alleges CIA sexual abuse, torture beyond Senate findings