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Salon.com
This is the battle that made Los Angeles — and a great newspaper warThe Los Angeles Times’ coverage of the anti-aqueduct opposition was comically,
This is the battle that made Los Angeles — and a great newspaper war
Salon.com / Posted 15 hours ago
The Los Angeles Times’ coverage of the anti-aqueduct opposition was comically, outrageously biased. When the people of Bishop mounted their formal protest against Fred Eaton, the paper was quick to point out that “the utmost care was taken to see... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Arts Council presents 'Mentors & Students' exhibitionsThe Arts Council of Henderson County will present a series of exhibitions as a
Arts Council presents 'Mentors & Students' exhibitions
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
The Arts Council of Henderson County will present a series of exhibitions as a thematic unit titled "Mentors & Students" at The Art House Gallery, at 5 Highland Park Road in East Flat Rock. Celebrating the importance of art in a child’s life, the... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Here's to a monkey of a yearIt’s the first quarter of the year, when all the really big holidays hit!You kn
Here's to a monkey of a year
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 2 days ago
It’s the first quarter of the year, when all the really big holidays hit!You know: Martin Luther King Day. And… um… um…Just kidding! Just look at these amazing days and how we celebrate them:New Year’s, that great time when we make all kinds of noise... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
A Friend of Mr Lincoln review – the peril of capturing a presidentIf you’re not au fait with the world of Lincoln biographies, you’ll find a man
A Friend of Mr Lincoln review – the peril of capturing a president
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
If you’re not au fait with the world of Lincoln biographies, you’ll find a man you never knew in Stephen Harrigan’s novel A Friend of Mr Lincoln. Here he’s neither the teenage railsplitter nor the late-life emancipator but the scrabbling Springfield... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Terry Dickson: Ground Hog Day casts a long shadow over Groundhog DayEditor’s note: We regret publishing another letter from Bubba Gene Hightower so
Terry Dickson: Ground Hog Day casts a long shadow over Groundhog Day
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
Editor’s note: We regret publishing another letter from Bubba Gene Hightower so soon after the last, but his topic seemed more timely than those pitched by one of our regular columnists who spent much of Tuesday searching for his shadow. Dear Mr.... Read more
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Zero Hedge
In Latest Shock Video, Migrants Maul Elderly Germans In Munich MetroSomeone should start a tourism industry of vacationing to these areas to beat i
In Latest Shock Video, Migrants Maul Elderly Germans In Munich Metro
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
Someone should start a tourism industry of vacationing to these areas to beat immigrants for a week or two. These people don't know what they are messing with. One of these days zee Germans are going to get fed up and forcibly remove both their... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
From Axes To Flip Flops: A Peek At 200 Years Worth Of American Political SchwagHarry Rubenstein is deep in a thought about a log cabin when he pauses, mid-sen
From Axes To Flip Flops: A Peek At 200 Years Worth Of American Political Schwag
KPBS San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
Harry Rubenstein is deep in a thought about a log cabin when he pauses, mid-sentence, and disappears down a corridor. He returns a moment later brandishing a large wooden axe. Rubenstein is the chair of the political history division at the... Read more
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The Austin Chronicle
Stephen Harrigan on A Friend of Mr. LincolnOf course we think we know the man on the penny. He's as deeply ingrained in ou
Stephen Harrigan on A Friend of Mr. Lincoln
The Austin Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
Of course we think we know the man on the penny. He's as deeply ingrained in our national life as anyone who's occupied the Oval Office, and so much about him is embedded in the American consciousness: Born in a log cabin. Wedded to Mary Todd. The... Read more
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Kenosha News
From Joan of Arc to Kitty WellsTREVOR — History came alive in the halls of Trevor-Wilmot School Wednesday nigh
From Joan of Arc to Kitty Wells
Kenosha News / Posted 11 days ago
TREVOR — History came alive in the halls of Trevor-Wilmot School Wednesday night as visitors "activated" the historical wax figures portrayed by seventh-grade students. The sounds that echoed through the hallway ranged from the strum of a guitar by... Read more
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Vail Daily
Local wrestlers hit podium, prep for tourneyThe flu spreads quickly, and even faster in a wrestling room. Despite the flu
Local wrestlers hit podium, prep for tourney
Vail Daily / Posted 12 days ago
The flu spreads quickly, and even faster in a wrestling room. Despite the flu running rampant, Eagle Valley wrestling took two podiums in last weekend’s Northglenn Norse Invitational. “The kids took it hard,” said Devils coach Luke Cross, who still... Read more
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Vail Daily
Local wrestlers hit podium, prep for regional rehearsalThe flu spreads quickly, and even faster in a wrestling room. Despite the flu
Local wrestlers hit podium, prep for regional rehearsal
Vail Daily / Posted 12 days ago
The flu spreads quickly, and even faster in a wrestling room. Despite the flu running rampant, Eagle Valley wrestling took two podiums in last weekend’s Northglenn Norse Invitational. “The kids took it hard,” said Devils coach Luke Cross, who still... Read more
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Irish Central
Bigotry, hypocrisy and the presidential hopeful Ted CruzLet me get this straight: Ted Cruz wants to play the victim to Donald Trump’s b
Bigotry, hypocrisy and the presidential hopeful Ted Cruz
Irish Central / Posted 15 days ago
Let me get this straight: Ted Cruz wants to play the victim to Donald Trump’s bully? Really? I know Americans have a little trouble with history. They are generally a forward-looking people. So I’ll hold off, for a moment, on the birther controversy... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
3 Steps to OmnipresenceIn order for your life not to feel like “work” -- or like you’re running on a h
3 Steps to Omnipresence
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
In order for your life not to feel like “work” -- or like you’re running on a hamster wheel -- you must think in terms of the right volumes. Omnipresence -- the goal of being everywhere at all times and at the same time -- is exactly the kind of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
3 Steps to OmnipresenceIn order for your life not to feel like “work” -- or like you’re running on a h
3 Steps to Omnipresence
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 days ago
In order for your life not to feel like “work” -- or like you’re running on a hamster wheel -- you must think in terms of the right volumes. Omnipresence -- the goal of being everywhere at all times and at the same time -- is exactly the kind of... Read more
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Greenwich Time
3 Steps to OmnipresenceIn order for your life not to feel like “work” -- or like you’re running on a h
3 Steps to Omnipresence
Greenwich Time / Posted 16 days ago
In order for your life not to feel like “work” -- or like you’re running on a hamster wheel -- you must think in terms of the right volumes. Omnipresence -- the goal of being everywhere at all times and at the same time -- is exactly the kind of... Read more
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The News-Times
3 Steps to OmnipresenceIn order for your life not to feel like “work” -- or like you’re running on a h
3 Steps to Omnipresence
The News-Times / Posted 16 days ago
In order for your life not to feel like “work” -- or like you’re running on a hamster wheel -- you must think in terms of the right volumes. Omnipresence -- the goal of being everywhere at all times and at the same time -- is exactly the kind of... Read more
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TribLIVE
Returning to ‘out of many, one’America always has been a melting pot. We are a nation founded by people from a
Returning to ‘out of many, one’
TribLIVE / Posted 17 days ago
America always has been a melting pot. We are a nation founded by people from all over the world who came here seeking a better life for themselves and their families. So why is immigration such a hot-button issue? To be sure, it has often been... Read more
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Entrpreneur
3 Steps to OmnipresenceIn order for your life not to feel like “work” -- or like you’re running on a h
3 Steps to Omnipresence
Entrpreneur / Posted 17 days ago
In order for your life not to feel like “work” -- or like you’re running on a hamster wheel -- you must think in terms of the right volumes. Omnipresence -- the goal of being everywhere at all times and at the same time -- is exactly the kind of... Read more
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Gawker
Great Essay About the Real New York Appears in Thought Catalog... er, National ReviewUrbane go-getter and five-year-long New York City resident Stephen Miller hath
Great Essay About the Real New York Appears in Thought Catalog... er, National Review
Gawker / Posted 18 days ago
Urbane go-getter and five-year-long New York City resident Stephen Miller hath stepped up, thankfully, to weigh in on this whole political debate over “New York Values”—from the perspective of a real New Yorker. All of us are afforded the rare... Read more
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The Washington Times
ED FEULNER: America the assimilation nation no moreAmerica has always been a melting pot. We are a nation founded by people from a
ED FEULNER: America the assimilation nation no more
The Washington Times / Posted 20 days ago
America has always been a melting pot. We are a nation founded by people from all over the world who came here seeking a better life for themselves and their families. So why is immigration such a hot-button issue? To be sure, it has often been... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Worse Than 1860?Well, Spielberg, in the movie 'LINCOLN', would have everyone to believe that th
Worse Than 1860?
Zero Hedge / Posted 20 days ago
Well, Spielberg, in the movie 'LINCOLN', would have everyone to believe that the SOLE PURPOSE of 'The Civil War' was because Abe Lincoln wanted to abolish 'slavery' "My paramount object in this struggle is to save the Union, and is not either to... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Obama's SOTU: A Study in National Denial(A shorter version of this article appeared in RI) Having spent a total of thi
Obama's SOTU: A Study in National Denial
Op-Ed News / Posted 24 days ago
(A shorter version of this article appeared in RI) Having spent a total of thirty years living in France, I have a Ph.D in the study of national denial: when I first arrived there as a child in 1948, France still ruled Indochina, Algeria, Tunisia,... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Agricultural Society considers fair week entertainmentMembers approved the entertainment committee's budget of nearly $24,000 for pro
Agricultural Society considers fair week entertainment
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
Members approved the entertainment committee's budget of nearly $24,000 for prospective entertainment during fair week that includes an Abe Lincoln impersonator Monday, Veterans' Day at the fair. Tuesday, Senior Day, they hope to have Nashville Crush... Read more

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