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Rutland Herald
Groundhog Day for GOPBy now everyone who follows politics knows about Marco Rubio�s software-glitch
Groundhog Day for GOP
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
By now everyone who follows politics knows about Marco Rubio�s software-glitch performance in Saturday�s Republican debate. (I�d say broken-record performance, but that would be showing my age.) Not only did he respond to a challenge from Chris... Read more
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The Irish Times
Rubio and the GOP stuck in own ‘Groundhog Day’By now everyone who follows politics knows about Marco Rubio’s software-glitch
Rubio and the GOP stuck in own ‘Groundhog Day’
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
By now everyone who follows politics knows about Marco Rubio’s software-glitch performance in Saturday’s Republican debate. (I’d say broken-record performance, but that would be showing my age.) Not only did he respond to a challenge from Chris... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
LEtters to the EditorRebuild trust Editor: I present two opportunities for the Scranton School Boar
LEtters to the Editor
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Rebuild trust Editor: I present two opportunities for the Scranton School Board to start re-establishing public trust. At the board meeting on Feb. 1, I inquired about the board’s seeming ignorance of the massive fees associated with the recent... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
YOUR OPINIONRebuild trust Editor: I present two opportunities for the Scranton School Boar
YOUR OPINION
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Rebuild trust Editor: I present two opportunities for the Scranton School Board to start re-establishing public trust. At the board meeting on Feb. 1, I inquired about the board’s seeming ignorance of the massive fees associated with the recent... Read more
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Salon.com
College is still for white people: Our universities have become a hostile place for African-AmericansWhen it comes to college, from the moment African-American high school students
College is still for white people: Our universities have become a hostile place for African-Americans
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
When it comes to college, from the moment African-American high school students receive those wonderful large envelopes, the ones with the beautifully written acceptance letters from a predominately white university saying. “Congratulations!,” little... Read more
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Salon.com
They’ll always lose the culture wars: The right loves fighting lost causes– but liberals keep winningSince the 1990s, the culture wars have repeatedly been left for dead. Just mont
They’ll always lose the culture wars: The right loves fighting lost causes– but liberals keep winning
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
Since the 1990s, the culture wars have repeatedly been left for dead. Just months after political commentator Pat Buchanan declared a “cultural war” at the 1992 Republican National Convention, neoconservative Irving Kristol remarked, “I regret to... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Adult coloring book craze booms in US (FILES) This file photo taken on January 15, 2016 shows a woman checking out
Adult coloring book craze booms in US
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
(FILES) This file photo taken on January 15, 2016 shows a woman checking out coloring pencils next to adult coloring books at a Barnes and Nobel store in New York Coloring to combat stress? You’re not... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Adult colouring book craze booms in USNEW YORK - Intricate adult colouring books are the latest lifestyle craze to gr
Adult colouring book craze booms in US
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
NEW YORK - Intricate adult colouring books are the latest lifestyle craze to grip the United States, generating millions of fans, booming sales and libraries falling over themselves to host workshops. The latest lifestyle craze, adult coloring... Read more
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The Atlantic
This Is Reagan's PartyWhen the Iowa results came in Monday night, it was clear that anti-establishmen
This Is Reagan's Party
The Atlantic / Posted 7 days ago
When the Iowa results came in Monday night, it was clear that anti-establishment Republicans were on top. The onetime inevitable front-runner, Jeb Bush, barely registered. The bombastic and acerbic Ted Cruz, who has spent much of his career and... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Adult coloring book craze booms in USNew York - Colouring to combat stress? You're not alone. Intricate adult colou
Adult coloring book craze booms in US
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
New York - Colouring to combat stress? You're not alone. Intricate adult colouring books are the latest lifestyle craze to grip the United States, generating millions of fans, booming sales and libraries falling over themselves to host... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Adult coloring book craze booms in USNEW YORK - Intricate adult coloring books are the latest lifestyle craze to gri
Adult coloring book craze booms in US
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
NEW YORK - Intricate adult coloring books are the latest lifestyle craze to grip the United States, generating millions of fans, booming sales and libraries falling over themselves to host workshops. The latest lifestyle craze, adult coloring books,... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Adult coloring book craze booms in USNew York: Coloring to combat stress? You're not alone. Intricate adult coloring
Adult coloring book craze booms in US
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
New York: Coloring to combat stress? You're not alone. Intricate adult coloring books are the latest lifestyle craze to grip the United States, generating millions of fans, booming sales and libraries falling over themselves to host workshops. Walk... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Gun control in AmericaPresident Barack Obama's executive action on gun violence Jan. 5 - which, among
Gun control in America
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
President Barack Obama's executive action on gun violence Jan. 5 - which, among other measures, sought to require background checks for private gun sales and mandate the development of "smart guns" that will fire only when held by an authorized user... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
A cop, a kid, a gun and a knife: A Chicago story from another timeThe last time a Chicago police officer was convicted of committing murder while
A cop, a kid, a gun and a knife: A Chicago story from another time
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
The last time a Chicago police officer was convicted of committing murder while on duty, the case involved a kid, a knife, the cop and his gun. This isn't the one you've heard about lately, the case involving Laquan McDonald. This was another kid... Read more
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Slate
Is This the End of the GOP as We Know It?Rick Perlstein has established himself as the pre-eminent historian of modern c
Is This the End of the GOP as We Know It?
Slate / Posted 13 days ago
Rick Perlstein has established himself as the pre-eminent historian of modern conservatism. Starting in 2001, with Before the Storm: Barry Goldwater and the Unmaking of the American Consensus, and continuing on through Nixonland (2008) and The... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
The X-FilesIn the premiere of the six-episode miniseries reboot of , agent Fox Mulder (Dav
The X-Files
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 13 days ago
In the premiere of the six-episode miniseries reboot of , agent Fox Mulder (David Duchovny) meets Tad O'Malley (Joel McHale), a right-wing talk show host in the mold of Glenn Beck. As he is about to get into O'Malley's limo, Mulder snidely... Read more
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Slate
Why Some Liberals and Conservatives Are Teaming Up to Rewrite the ConstitutionWho's winning, who's losing, and why. It’s only a short phrase buried in the U
Why Some Liberals and Conservatives Are Teaming Up to Rewrite the Constitution
Slate / Posted 15 days ago
Who's winning, who's losing, and why. It’s only a short phrase buried in the U.S. Constitution, but it enables an unprecedented mechanism to change the law of the land: If two-thirds of the states demand it, Congress “shall call a convention” for... Read more
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Gawker
The National Review Makes Its Case Against the Republican PartyTrump, Beck warns us, is the latest avatar of “ever-expanding government,” a pr
The National Review Makes Its Case Against the Republican Party
Gawker / Posted 19 days ago
Trump, Beck warns us, is the latest avatar of “ever-expanding government,” a proven sympathizer with the Obama Administration’s tyrannical goals. “While conservatives fought against the bank bailouts,” Beck writes, “Donald Trump called them... Read more
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The Atlantic
Standing Athwart History Yelling, 'Stop Donald Trump!'Last summer, George F. Will, the elder statesman of conservative pundits, decla
Standing Athwart History Yelling, 'Stop Donald Trump!'
The Atlantic / Posted 19 days ago
Last summer, George F. Will, the elder statesman of conservative pundits, declared Donald Trump “an affront to anyone devoted to the project William F. Buckley began six decades ago with the founding in 1955 of National Review––making conservatism... Read more
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Orange County Register
Trump or Cruz? Republicans argue over who is the greater threatWASHINGTON – With Donald Trump and Sen. Ted Cruz battling for the Republican no
Trump or Cruz? Republicans argue over who is the greater threat
Orange County Register / Posted 19 days ago
WASHINGTON – With Donald Trump and Sen. Ted Cruz battling for the Republican nomination, two powerful factions of their party are now clashing over the question: Which man is more dangerous? Conservative intellectuals have become convinced that... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Trump or Cruz? Republicans argue over who is greater threatConservative intellectuals have become convinced that Trump, with his message o
Trump or Cruz? Republicans argue over who is greater threat
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 19 days ago
Conservative intellectuals have become convinced that Trump, with his message of nationalist-infused populism, poses a dire threat to conservatism, and released a manifesto online Thursday night to try to stop him. However, the cadre of Republican... Read more
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FOX News
Hillary Clinton's red scareBuzz Cut:• Hillary Clinton’s red scare• Server situation keeps getting worse• T
Hillary Clinton's red scare
FOX News / Posted 21 days ago
Buzz Cut:• Hillary Clinton’s red scare• Server situation keeps getting worse• Trump, Palin try to build left-right coalition• New Rubio ad hits Hillary• ‘Dad, the trumpets saw the pants’HILLARY CLINTON’S RED SCARE Is this the Clinton campaign or the... Read more
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The New Yorker
New Koch: Rebranding the Billionaire BrothersDavid Axelrod says that David Koch (above) and Charles Koch (below) have embark
New Koch: Rebranding the Billionaire Brothers
The New Yorker / Posted 22 days ago
David Axelrod says that David Koch (above) and Charles Koch (below) have embarked on “an extraordinary exercise in rebranding.”Credit Illustration by Matt Dorfman; Source: Andrew Toth / FilmMagic / Getty (Top); Patrick T. Fallon / The Washington Post... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Vast right-wing conspiracy�The only thing we have to fear, is fear itself.� That notable quote from Presi
Vast right-wing conspiracy
Rutland Herald / Posted 24 days ago
�The only thing we have to fear, is fear itself.� That notable quote from President Franklin Delano Roosevelt�s first inaugural address was not a clever rhetorical line � but a statement of fact. This is how the scene was described in a special... Read more
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The Washington Times
Donald Trump attracting white supremacists draws complaintsWhite nationalists have found a champion they can get excited about in Republic
Donald Trump attracting white supremacists draws complaints
The Washington Times / Posted 27 days ago
White nationalists have found a champion they can get excited about in Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump, but they’re having a tough time getting their message through as they face a backlash from voters who reject it. The American... Read more
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Gawker
The Koch Brothers' Dad Built an Oil Refinery for the NazisAccording to the New York Times, in her new book, Dark Money, New Yorker staff
The Koch Brothers' Dad Built an Oil Refinery for the Nazis
Gawker / Posted 30 days ago
According to the New York Times, in her new book, Dark Money, New Yorker staff writer Jane Mayer reports that the father of the billionaire Koch brothers, whose fortune they inherited, helped to construct a major Nazi oil refinery personally approved... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Money for Nothing... except Winning!! - Money for Nothing... except Winning!! Every American who believes that we are a democracy needs to watch the 2013 documentary Citizen Koch. Yes it was a biased look at how the billionaire far right wing Ko...Every American who believes that we are a democracy needs to watch the 2013 doc
Money for Nothing... except Winning!! - Money for Nothing... except Winning!! Every American who believes that we are a democracy needs to watch the 2013 documentary Citizen Koch. Yes it was a biased look at how the billionaire far right wing Ko...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 30 days ago
Every American who believes that we are a democracy needs to watch the 2013 documentary Citizen Koch. Yes, it was a biased look at how the billionaire far right wing Koch brothers( whose father organized the John Birch Society in the 1950s) used... Read more

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