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Baltimore Sun
Mad as hell demogoguery won't win Trump GOP nominationNearly 40 years ago, a fictional television anchor called Howard Beale captured
Mad as hell demogoguery won't win Trump GOP nomination
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 days ago
Nearly 40 years ago, a fictional television anchor called Howard Beale captured a public mood of despair by telling his viewers to go to the nearest window, throw it open and shout: "I'm mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore!" The... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Campground is a folly on the ridgeTo the community, What does it take to snap you out of your apathy? Paul Rever
Campground is a folly on the ridge
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 14 days ago
To the community, What does it take to snap you out of your apathy? Paul Revere galloping along Highway 28 shouting “the developers are coming, the developers are coming.” The Tahoe Rim Trail offers many things: physical challenge, endless beauty... Read more
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The Washington Times
‘Best of Enemies’: William F. Buckley, Gore Vidal TV debates brought out intellectuals’ worstAs quaint as it may now seem, there was a time when the Republican and Democrat
‘Best of Enemies’: William F. Buckley, Gore Vidal TV debates brought out intellectuals’ worst
The Washington Times / Posted a month ago
As quaint as it may now seem, there was a time when the Republican and Democratic presidential nominees were unknown until the conventions. The “big three” TV networks offered gavel-to-gavel coverage, and the parties’ eventual contenders emerged... Read more
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walesonline
A plaque for Dannie Absie has been unveiled at his former childhood homeMr Abse, who died at the age of 91 in September 2014, was one of Wales’ most ce
A plaque for Dannie Absie has been unveiled at his former childhood home
walesonline / Posted 1 months ago
Mr Abse, who died at the age of 91 in September 2014, was one of Wales’ most celebrated and respected authors and poets. The plaque was unveiled by Mr Abse’s daughter, Keren Abse, at his former home in Sandringham Road, Penylan. 'Major influence'... Read more
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The Boy Hotspur
Terms Agreed – Club Lying – Fans ConfusedGood morning fellow sufferers of speciesism. If you kill a lion, you win a lyn
Terms Agreed – Club Lying – Fans Confused
The Boy Hotspur / Posted 1 months ago
Good morning fellow sufferers of speciesism. If you kill a lion, you win a lynch mob outside your front door, but if you kill a cow it’s okay because steaks taste gooood. One man’s main course is another man’s friend. One for the activists,... Read more

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