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Animal rights at the circus: TheDC puts activists’ claims to the test [VIDEO]

Whenever the circus is in town, you can reliably find two kinds of people following the elephants around: pooper-scoopers and animal rights activists.

ACLU legislative director emails neighbors: Don’t call police on my African-American son [VIDEO]

12:05 AM 04/12/2012

During the National Action Network Convention on Wednesday, ACLU's Washington Legislative Office director Laura Murphy told a large audience that in the wake of the Trayvon Martin shooting, she emailed her neighbors asking them not to call 911 on her son.

Obama’s Harvard law professor: ‘Stand your ground’ law wouldn’t protect black men [VIDEO]

4:08 PM 04/11/2012

Dr. Charles Ogletree, who taught both Barack and Michelle Obama at Harvard Law School, aid during the National Action Network convention Wednesday that the slain teen Trayvon Martin is a “symbol of whats wrong” with America.

USDA head plays blame game on algae fuel production [VIDEO]

10:28 PM 04/03/2012

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Thomas Vilsack told The Daily Caller on Tuesday that he wasn't sure when the cost of algae biofuel would be able to rival the price tag on a gallon of gas. Instead of answering when algae-based energy will be ready for public use without subsidies, Vilsack accused TheDC of coming at him with a “hypothetical” that was impossible to answer.

Mo. caucus chairman denies hijacking event for Santorum

11:11 PM 03/20/2012

The local caucus chairman who officiated what was arguably Missouri's most rowdy Saturday caucus denied in a series of messages to The Daily Caller that he unfairly controlled the proceedings to assist the campaign of former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum, as supporters of Texas Rep. Ron Paul and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney have alleged.

Wizards dump Lakers, upset ‘Masked Mamba’

5:52 PM 03/08/2012

It was an upset at the packed Verizon Center Wednesday night when the Washington Wizards, down the first two quarters by 21 points, came back in the second half to overcome the Los Angeles Lakers by a 106–101 final tally.