Taylor Marsh is a political writer, author and cultural voyeur who lives in the Beltway area of Washington D.C. She is a former Broadway performer and beauty queen who was the Relationship Consultant for LA WEEKLY, then the nation’s top alternative newsweekly. Marsh marks her 20th year in new-media in 2016. Author of The Hillary Effect and The Sexual Education of a Beauty Queen, Taylor turns to fiction for the first time with Below the Beltway.

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Iraq Sees Deadliest Attacks, Over 100 Security and Iraqi Police Dead

AL QAEDA IS claiming credit for the deadliest round of attacks seen in almost a year in Iraq.

RT reported an unconfirmed message left on websites from what’s allegedly the “Islamic State of Iraq […]

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Huma Abedin Threatened After Michele Bachmann Accusations


Police and federal officials have placed security around ex-Rep. Anthony Weiner’s wife, Huma Abedin, after a New Jersey man threatened her, law-enforcement sources said.

An individual, described as a Muslim […]

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Guns, ‘God’s Plan,’ and Leadership

“With that drum magazine, he could have gotten off 50, 60 rounds, even if it was semiautomatic, within one minute,” Chief Oates said. [New York Times]

IN THE GAPING MAW of our leadership […]

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McClatchy Won’t Be Obama Administration’s Tool

SO-CALLED REPORTERS and their pseudo-news outlets are now finally admitting the dirty little secret that’s been known for some time. They are formally informing readers that they now allow our politicians and presidential campaigns […]

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A Moment of Zen… and Something To Watch

SIT BACK and listen to the best selling jazz song of the 20th century… Then watch the full episode of “Political Animals.” Sigourney Weaver plays Secretary of State Elaine Barrish, with a family […]

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LEAD STORY: Colorado Shooting Rampage at Theater Showing ‘The Dark Knight’


“Soothing words are nice,” Bloomberg said during an interview on WOR News Talk Radio 710 in New York City. “But maybe it’s time the two people who want to be president of the United […]

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Pat Sajak, The Right’s New Buckley

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Queer Talk: Lesbian PAC & Young Conservatives for the Freedom to Marry Launched

Joyce L. Arnold, Liberally Independent, Queer Talk, equality activist, writer.

In signs of election year politics the Lesbian PAC and Young Conservatives for the Freedom to Marry were recently launched. For a bit […]

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Ann Romney is Wrong: 54-37% People Want Mitt To Release his Taxes

“We’ve given all… [you].. people need to know and understand about our financial situation and how we live our life.” – Ann Romney on “Good Morning America” [Politico]

IT’S NOT REALLY what Ann Romney said, […]

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