Check out Mini-memeorandum for simple mobiles or memeorandum Mobile for modern smartphones.
12:55 PM ET, March 10, 2016


 Top Items: 
Michelle Fields / Breitbart:
In Her Own Words  —  On Tuesday night, I went to cover Donald Trump's press conference at the Trump National Golf Club in Jupiter, Florida.  I was looking to cover the event like I have covered many live political events for Breitbart News, including an uneventful Trump press conference in Palm Beach the week before.
Lloyd Grove / The Daily Beast:
Breitbart Rolls Over After Reporter ‘Grabbed’ By Trump Aide  —  Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump and his outsider juggernaut seem to be doing much more than reinventing the rules of politics and terrifying the Washington establishment.  —  The reality television billionaire might …
Los Angeles Times:
Complaint over loud ‘boom box’ music leads to 5-woman brawl on Spirit Airlines flight  —  Five women fought aboard a Spirit Arlines flight that later landed in Los Angeles.  —  The two intoxicated women blasted music from a “boom box” on board the Spirit Airlines flight Wednesday morning from Baltimore to Los Angeles.
Tkurzweil / KTLA:
Video Shows Mid-Air Passenger Brawl Aboard LAX Bound Spirit Airlines Flight  —  Cellphone video captured a brawl that broke out between passengers aboard a Spirit Airlines flight from Baltimore to Los Angeles Wednesday.  —  The video showed a group of women throwing punches and pulling each other's hair …
Discussion: Washington Post, Fox 59 and WHNT-TV
James Hohmann / Washington Post:
The Daily 202: Four reasons Hillary Clinton lost the Democratic debate  —  THE BIG IDEA:  —  During their two-hour debate in Miami last night, Hillary Clinton attacked Bernie Sanders for siding with both the Castro brothers and the Koch brothers.  —  The Democratic front-runner attacked …
Alexandra Petri / Washington Post:   The Miami debate was Clinton's personal nightmare
Pamela Engel / Business Insider:   Jorge Ramos asks Hillary Clinton: Will you drop out of the race if you get indicted?
Washington Post:
Transcript: The Post-Univision Democratic debate, annotated
Bloomberg Business:
Clinton Rebuffs Questions About E-Mails in Debate With Sanders
Discussion: The Week, Politico and Yahoo Politics
Jeffrey Goldberg / The Atlantic:
The Obama Doctrine  —  Friday, August 30, 2013, the day the feckless Barack Obama brought to a premature end America's reign as the world's sole indispensable superpower—or, alternatively, the day the sagacious Barack Obama peered into the Middle Eastern abyss and stepped back from the consuming void …
Camille Paglia / Salon:
I was wrong about Donald Trump: Camille Paglia on the GOP front-runner's refreshing candor (and his impetuousness, too)  —  But his fearlessness and brash energy also seem necessary and rare  —  I'm dying for an update from you on Donald Trump.  Last summer you called him “not a president” and a “carnival barker.”
Bethania Palma Markus / Raw Story:
WATCH: Trump throws a tantrum after man confronts him for swearing around children  —  DON'T MISS STORIES.  FOLLOW RAW STORY!  —  GOP front runner Donald Trump belittled a man who confronted him with concerns over his penchant to swear publicly on the campaign trail.
Alex Isenstadt / Politico:
Former Trump U salesman in new ad: 'I couldn't sleep at night'
Discussion: Yahoo Politics
Justin Wm / Washington Post:
Trump protester sucker-punched at North Carolina rally, videos show  —  Multiple videos show a protester at a Donald Trump rally in North Carolina being sucker-punched by a Trump supporter.  —  The videos, which appeared on social media early Thursday and are shot from different perspectives …
Caitlin Cruz / Talking Points Memo:   Video Appears To Show White Trump Supporter Sucker-Punch Black Protester (VIDEO)
Laura Barron-Lopez / The Huffington Post:
Trump Supporter Punches Protester In Face At North Carolina Rally
Discussion: Talking Points Memo
Dana Blanton / Fox News:
Fox News Poll: Kasich ahead in Ohio  —  Ohio Governor John Kasich bests Donald Trump among Buckeye Republicans by a 34 to 29 percent margin.  Ted Cruz is third with 19 percent.  Marco Rubio trails with just 7 percent.  —  That's according to a new Fox News poll of Ohio likely Republican primary voters.
Karen Langley / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette:
For John Kasich, a battle over signatures to appear on Pa. primary ballot
Ed O'Keefe / Washington Post:
Trump, Rubio close in Fla. primary, Washington Post-Univision News poll shows
Discussion: Hot Air and Naked Politics
Nick / Third Base Politics:
Team Kasich: No, we didn't file enough valid signatures to qualify for the Pennsylvania ballot
Discussion: RedState and The Resurgent
Dana Blanton / Fox News:
Fox News Poll: Trump dominates GOP race in Florida
Jordan Fabian / The Hill:
Obama zeroes in on court pick  —  President Obama is zeroing in on a Supreme Court nominee.  —  The president has reportedly begun to interview potential replacements for the late Justice Antonin Scalia.  And in the last day, two contenders had taken their names out of consideration …
Discussion: Politico, Washington Post, Grist and Hot Air
Caitlin MacNeal / Talking Points Memo:
GOP Senator: Of Course We'd Consider SCOTUS Nom If Obama Were Republican!
Richard A. Posner / Washington Post:
The Supreme Court is a political court. Republicans' actions are proof.
Discussion: Wall Street Journal and Althouse
NBC News:
First Read: Where Have All the Popular Candidates Gone?  —  First Read is a morning briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter.  —  Where have all the popular candidates gone?  —  Almost a year since …
Philip Rucker / Washington Post:
Inside Rubio's collapse: A fateful decision that helped unravel his campaign … MIAMI — Marco Rubio had suffered three electoral thumpings in a row when the Florida senator and his image-makers abruptly shifted strategy.  The aspirational candidate, whose presidential campaign was built …
Aaron Blake / Washington Post:
How Donald Trump can still be stopped, according to the folks in charge of doing it
Theodore Schleifer / CNN:
Donald Trump: ‘I think Islam hates us’  —  Washington (CNN)Donald Trump said Wednesday that he thinks “Islam hates us,” drawing little distinction between the religion and radical Islamic terrorism.  —  “I think Islam hates us,” Trump told CNN's Anderson Cooper, deploring the “tremendous hatred” …
Cale Ahearn / WPMT FOX43:
Man attempts taxi robbery with police car behind him  —  READING, Pa. — Taxi surveillance cameras recorded a masked man robbing a terrified taxi driver at gunpoint - but the robber forgot to look behind him.  —  Waiting behind the cab was Berks County Deputy Sheriff Terry Ely …
Discussion: New York's PIX11 and KTLA
Joe Holden / WPXI-TV:
BREAKING: 5 dead, 3 hurt in Wilkinsburg mass shooting  —  WILKINSBURG, Pa. —  Five people are dead and three people are hurt after a mass shooting in Wilkinsburg Wednesday night, Allegheny County police said.  —  Emergency dispatchers confirmed that police and seven ambulances were called to Franklin Avenue just before 11 p.m.
Darrell Sapp / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette:
Five people killed in mass shooting in Wilkinsburg; gunmen at large
Discussion: Fox News, Western Journalism and NPR
Obama's Job Approval at Highest Level Since May 2013  —  WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Barack Obama earned a 50% job approval rating for the week ending March 6, his highest weekly average since May 2013.  —  Obama's current 50% weekly average exceeds the 46% he averaged in his seventh year in office …
Discussion: Politico and Politicus USA
Caitlin Cruz / Talking Points Memo:
Obama's Approval Rating Hits Almost Three-Year High
Discussion: Balloon Juice
Veronica Rocha / Los Angeles Times:
‘Hot Felon’ Jeremy Meeks released from federal prison and gets job offers  —  Jeremy Meeks, right, known as the “hot felon,” was released from prison Tuesday.  —  A convicted felon whose handsome booking photo went viral was released from federal prison this week, and he is now entertaining job offers.
Richard Pollock / The Daily Caller:
Claim: Hillary Grand Jury Looking Into Political Corruption  —  As many as 150 FBI Agents on Hillary's Case  —  Illegal Alien Released Due To Paperwork Mix-Up Allegedly Slaughters Five In Kansas City And Missouri  —  Alleged killer was in police custody in September  —  COULTER: Springtime For Pundits
Discussion: Infowars and BizPac Review
Luke Rosiak / The Daily Caller:
Union Officials Admit They Let Veterans Die Rather Than Talk To Republicans
Discussion: BizPac Review and Weasel Zippers
Arrested During Sexual Assault Raid  —  Chumlee from “Pawn Stars” has been arrested for guns and drugs after police raided his home while investigating an alleged sexual assault ... TMZ has learned.  —  Las Vegas Metro PD says officers showed up at his home Wednesday afternoon with a search warrant …
Nick Gass / Politico:
Obama taunts Trudeau on Canada's Stanley Cup drought  —  Upon welcoming Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to the White House, President Barack Obama joked about the country's National Hockey League teams' failure to win the Stanley Cup.  —  “Now, I don't want to gloss …
Discussion: ABC News
Luiza Ch. Savage / Politico:
5 things you may not know about Justin Trudeau
Discussion: ABC News
Alex Griswold / Mediaite:
Sanders Campaign Says This Photo Proves Clinton Broke Rules During Univision Debate  —  A Bernie Sanders aide told Fox News' Ed Henry that a picture of Secretary Hillary Clinton backstage with her campaign aides during a commercial break shows that she broke the rules during Wednesday's Univision debate.
 Archived Page Info: 
This is a snapshot of memeorandum at 12:55 PM ET, March 10, 2016.

View the current page or another snapshot:

 Who's Hiring in Media? 
Add your company here
 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: 
Bryce Covert / ThinkProgressPage Array:
Drug Tests For The Poor Are Probably Coming Soon To West Virginia
Julie Pace / Associated Press:
Trump pivots to general election, in his own unorthodox way
 Earlier Items: 
Nolan D. McCaskill / Politico:
Scarborough: GOP performs on a ‘fifth-grade level’
Discussion: Associated Press
Sarah Lyall / New York Times:
How Do You Talk to Your Children About Donald Trump? Thoughtfully
Discussion: Eduwonk
Stuart Ramsay / Sky News:
IS Registration Forms Identify 22,000 Jihadis