FROM THE BLOGS:
A few theories on why Jeff Bezos bought The Washington Post
The Business Insider's Henry Blodget offers a few reasons on why Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos may have bought The Washington Post.
Christie's target was libertarianism
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's (R) fire-starting comments on libertarianism were intentional, argues The American Conservative's Daniel Larison.
That time a federal agent's cover was a gorilla
At Grist, Sarah Laskow recounts a bizarre story of a federal agent impersonating a gorilla.
The need for immigrants
At Redstate John Hayward highlights a recent essay by John McLaughlin titled "Do We Need More Immigrants?"
OTHER NEWS SOURCES:
Bentivolio getting primary challenger
Rep. Kerry Bentivolio (R-Mich.), who previously was a Santa Claus impersonator and reindeer rancher, appears to have a primary challenger, according to a report.
GOP 2016 hopefuls already eyeing primary states
A trio of potentially strong Republican 2016 presidential candidates have already started traveling to key primary states, The Hill's Mario Trujillo writes.