For general discussion and comment about the news of the day and anything else you'd like...



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For weekend discussion and comment. Starter topic: On Thursday, former GOP presidential candidate Rick Santorum chastized his party for being too elitist. Republicans should “talk to the folks who are worried about the next paycheck,” he told the Faith and Freedom Coalition conference.

Sounds like good advice but is Santorum the one who should give it considering his win-loss record in elections? Give us your thoughts.



For general discussion and comment about the news. Of note today: Our comedy show NewsBusted has a new episode, please check it out.



Discuss the news of the day and anything else you'd like.



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For general discussion and comment on the news of the day and anything else you'd like.



For general discussion and comment on the news of the day or anything else you'd like.



Today's starter topic: Michele Bachmann, former GOP presidential candidate and long-time member of the House of Representatives from Minnesota has announced that she will not stand for reelection to her seat. What do you think will be next for Bachmann? What would you like to see her do?



Happy Memorial Day to all NB readers. We are glad to honor the sacrifice of those who gave the last measure of devotion protecting this country. Please share your Memorial Day tributes on this post. For the general weekend open thread, click here.