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Below are the Top 10 most read Foundry posts of 2011. Thank you for your readership, and we look forward to being with you again in 2012.

  1. Obama Couldn’t Wait: His New Christmas Tree Tax
  2. Libyan Draft Constitution: Sharia is ‘Principal Source of Legislation’
  3. Does Obama Know the Difference between Great Britain and England?
  4. Obamacare Has Arrived in the Supreme Court
  5. 10 Things You Need to Know About High Gas Prices and Obama’s Oil Policy
  6. The Truth about Obama’s Budget Deficits, in Pictures
  7. Conservative Nabs Naming Rights to ‘American Jobs Act’ After Obama Delay
  8. South Carolina Taking Light Bulb Ban into Its Own Hands
  9. The Conservative’s Guide to the ‘Occupy Wall Street’ Protests
  10. Morning Bell: What Is Poverty in America?