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Orlando Sentinel
Caitlyn Jenner's coming-out partyIt wasn't quite "Call me Ishmael," but "Call me Caitlyn" made a whale of a spla
Caitlyn Jenner's coming-out party
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
It wasn't quite "Call me Ishmael," but "Call me Caitlyn" made a whale of a splash. One could hardly find a news channel this week that wasn't touting the former Bruce Jenner for her courageous transgender metamorphosis or admiring her "gorgeous" new... Read more
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Boston Herald
Parker: D.C. political class hits the roadWASHINGTON — It is that sane and glorious time when the nation’s capital dispen
Parker: D.C. political class hits the road
Boston Herald / Posted 10 days ago
WASHINGTON — It is that sane and glorious time when the nation’s capital dispenses its human cargo to places of origin and locations of respite. “I don’t know why everyone leaves,” I remarked to my neighbor. “There’s so much great parking.” (Don’t... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Letters to the editor TuesdayIs Donald Trump really a Democrat? If Donald Trump doesn’t get the nomination
Letters to the editor Tuesday
Savannah Morning News / Posted 10 days ago
Is Donald Trump really a Democrat? If Donald Trump doesn’t get the nomination and does what he threatens to do — decides to run as an independent rather than helping to elect another nominee — then he’s a plant of the Democratic Party, maliciously... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Parker: Finally, a time to thinkIt is that sane and glorious time when the nation's capital dispenses its human
Parker: Finally, a time to think
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
It is that sane and glorious time when the nation's capital dispenses its human cargo to places of origin and locations of respite. "I don't know why everyone leaves," I remarked to my neighbor. "There's so much great parking." (Don't muddle; it's a... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Parker: Trump is the master of narcissismIt also has little to do with social issues, other candidates might note, thoug
Parker: Trump is the master of narcissism
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
It also has little to do with social issues, other candidates might note, though some values-voters may also like Trump. Nor is it exclusively the economy, stupid — that cannonball of wisdom forever shackled to James Carville's name. Indeed, Donald... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Parker: The meaning of TrumpIt is perhaps time to stop wondering what The Donald's got that the others ain'
Parker: The meaning of Trump
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
It is perhaps time to stop wondering what The Donald's got that the others ain't got. What he's got is conservative America's number, which has less to do with policy or political purity than with an evolutionary tic that's been developing for... Read more
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Church Central
My relaxing Sunday reading: What three columnists say about PP and abortion Part of my Sunday morning routine, other than church, is reading The Washingt
My relaxing Sunday reading: What three columnists say about PP and abortion
Church Central / Posted 17 days ago
Part of my Sunday morning routine, other than church, is reading The Washington Post delivered to my doorstep by 6:00 am. This morning the op-ed page had a trilogy of... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Parker: Fiorina makes stunning first impressionCLEVELAND — Not to diminish the importance of the first Republican debate, but
Parker: Fiorina makes stunning first impression
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
CLEVELAND — Not to diminish the importance of the first Republican debate, but it felt like the first in a political survivor series. The question wasn't so much who won the prime-time skirmish but who eliminated himself to make room for Carly... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Clinton vs Fiorina. That would be a race.Not to diminish the importance of the first Republican debate, but it felt like
Clinton vs Fiorina. That would be a race.
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
Not to diminish the importance of the first Republican debate, but it felt like the first in a political survivor series. The question wasn't so much who won the prime-time skirmish, but who eliminated himself to make room for Carly Fiorina — the... Read more
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The New Age
CNN names Piers Morgan as Larry King’s replacementCNN nailed down this final piece of its prime-time makeover on Wednesday, after
CNN names Piers Morgan as Larry King’s replacement
The New Age / Posted 20 days ago
CNN nailed down this final piece of its prime-time makeover on Wednesday, after months where it was clear the America's Got Talent panellist was its top choice. King, who announced in June he was leaving Larry King Live, will host his final show on... Read more
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Washington Post
Carly Fiorina’s stunning debutRepublican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina. (John Minchillo/AP) Not to di
Carly Fiorina’s stunning debut
Washington Post / Posted 20 days ago
Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina. (John Minchillo/AP) Not to diminish the importance of the first Republican debate, but it felt like the first in a political survivor series. The question wasn’t so much who won the prime-time... Read more
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Washington Post
Live Aug 5 in Cleveland: Political operatives and journalists take on the 2016 campaign’s biggest issuesThe Washington Post’s 2016 Pregame | Aug. 5, 2015Doors open at 5:00. Program be
Live Aug 5 in Cleveland: Political operatives and journalists take on the 2016 campaign’s biggest issues
Washington Post / Posted 22 days ago
The Washington Post’s 2016 Pregame | Aug. 5, 2015Doors open at 5:00. Program begins at 6:00 p.m. ET The night before the first Republican primary debate in Cleveland, political operatives, journalists and policymakers will discuss and debate the... Read more
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Washington Post
How will the GOP candidates tackle Obamacare on the debate stage?Donald Trump speaks in Oskaloosa, Iowa, in July. (Charlie Neibergall/Associated
How will the GOP candidates tackle Obamacare on the debate stage?
Washington Post / Posted 23 days ago
Donald Trump speaks in Oskaloosa, Iowa, in July. (Charlie Neibergall/Associated Press) Kathleen Parker writes a twice-weekly column on politics and culture. She received the Pulitzer Prize for Commentary In 2010. View Archive Any fresh opportunity... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Parker: Pre-debate excitment soarsNo doubt you have butterflies just thinking about Thursday's first GOP debate.
Parker: Pre-debate excitment soars
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
No doubt you have butterflies just thinking about Thursday's first GOP debate. I know I do. Center stage will be the man who needs no further introduction. And the big topic will be — are you ready for it? — the Affordable Care Act. Can you hardly... Read more
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Cherokee Tribune
Pre-debate excitement soars - No doubt you have butterflies just thinking about Thursday’s first GOP debate. I know I do. Center stage will be the man who needs no further introduction. And the big topic will be — are you ready for it? — the Affor...No doubt you have butterflies just thinking about Thursday’s first GOP debate.
Pre-debate excitement soars - No doubt you have butterflies just thinking about Thursday’s first GOP debate. I know I do. Center stage will be the man who needs no further introduction. And the big topic will be — are you ready for it? — the Affor...
Cherokee Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
No doubt you have butterflies just thinking about Thursday’s first GOP debate. Center stage will be the man who needs no further introduction. And the big topic will be — are you ready for it? — the Affordable Care Act. Can you hardly wait? I know I... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
August 4Trumpeting a name I have the perfect name for Donald Trump’s new party — the W
August 4
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 24 days ago
Trumpeting a name I have the perfect name for Donald Trump’s new party — the Wigs. Steve Ochoa Not entertainment Re: “Watching Trump delicious but awful,” Kathleen Parker, Other Views, July 23: The journalist writes, “The worse he (Donald Trump)... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Parker: The tipping point on Planned ParenthoodIt took three videos showing Planned Parenthood doctors and executives discussi
Parker: The tipping point on Planned Parenthood
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 26 days ago
It took three videos showing Planned Parenthood doctors and executives discussing the culling and retailing of aborted baby parts, but Hillary Clinton finally managed to say that she found the videos "disturbing." For a professional politician like... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Letters to the editor SundayMany of the recent letters to the editor have focused on the legal question of
Letters to the editor Sunday
Savannah Morning News / Posted 26 days ago
Many of the recent letters to the editor have focused on the legal question of secession or sought to resolve the argument regarding the cause for the “War Between the States” by emphasizing the financial factors that were a powerful reality in the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Mike Huckabee, Ben Carson: Sunday guestsPresidential candidates will populate the Sunday morning programs. Here's the g
Mike Huckabee, Ben Carson: Sunday guests
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
Presidential candidates will populate the Sunday morning programs. Here's the guest list, with presidential candidates listed first on the programs featuring them: CBS' "Face the Nation" has former Gov. Mike Huckabee, R-Ark., at 10:30 a.m. on... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Parker: Obama's truth out of AfricaIt is good to be President Barack Obama these days.In the midst of a visit to A
Parker: Obama's truth out of Africa
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 30 days ago
It is good to be President Barack Obama these days.In the midst of a visit to Africa, including Kenya, where Republican front-runner Donald Trump has insisted Obama was born, the president seems to have been liberated by events and circumstances to... Read more
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Market Watch
Donald Trump’s cage-rattling is just what America needsYes, Donald Trump may be the textbook narcissist. But is he a monster? Listen t
Donald Trump’s cage-rattling is just what America needs
Market Watch / Posted 1 months ago
Yes, Donald Trump may be the textbook narcissist. But is he a monster? Listen to Salon.com’s screaming headline: “How did this monster get created? The decades of GOP lies that brought us Donald Trump, Republican front-runner ... He’s the product of... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Kathleen Parker: Righting a wrong in Alzheimer’s research fundingWASHINGTON >> Current quibbling over what Jeb Bush meant when he said it’s time
Kathleen Parker: Righting a wrong in Alzheimer’s research funding
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 1 months ago
WASHINGTON >> Current quibbling over what Jeb Bush meant when he said it’s time to phase out and replace Medicare — as opposed to “attacking the seniors,” as one woman at a recent event bellowed out — will soon seem quaint against the realities of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Before we lose our mindsCurrent quibbling over what Jeb Bush meant when he said it's time to phase out
Before we lose our minds
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
Current quibbling over what Jeb Bush meant when he said it's time to phase out and replace Medicare — as opposed to "attacking the seniors," as one woman at a recent event bellowed out — will soon seem quaint against the realities of our... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Parker: Before we lose our mindsQuibbling over what Jeb Bush meant when he said it's time to phase out and repl
Parker: Before we lose our minds
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
Quibbling over what Jeb Bush meant when he said it's time to phase out and replace Medicare — as opposed to "attacking the seniors," as one woman at a recent event bellowed out — will soon seem quaint against the realities of our future. Never mind... Read more
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Market Watch
Donald Trump’s Monster Capitalism exposes GOP’s raging identity crisisYes, Donald Trump may be the textbook narcissist. But is he a monster? Listen t
Donald Trump’s Monster Capitalism exposes GOP’s raging identity crisis
Market Watch / Posted 1 months ago
Yes, Donald Trump may be the textbook narcissist. But is he a monster? Listen to Salon.com’s screaming headline: “How did this monster get created? The decades of GOP lies that brought us Donald Trump, Republican front-runner ... He’s the product of... Read more
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Church Central
Reading Assignment: Jonathan Swift’s “A Modest Proposal,” no longer so modest Kathleen Parker is a nationally syndicated columnist whose work appears in Th
Reading Assignment: Jonathan Swift’s “A Modest Proposal,” no longer so modest
Church Central / Posted 1 months ago
Kathleen Parker is a nationally syndicated columnist whose work appears in The Washington Post and my own community newspaper Public Opinion. I guess she is a conservative... Read more

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