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IRS lawyer: Lois Lerner's Blackberry deliberately destroyed after start of congressional probe

FoxNews

Lois Lerner’s Blackberry was intentionally destroyed after Congress had begun its probe into IRS targeting of conservative groups, a senior IRS lawyer acknowledged in a sworn declaration.

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Politics

Obama Pursuing Climate Accord in Lieu of Treaty

NYTImes

The Obama administration is working to forge a sweeping international climate change agreement to compel nations to cut their planet-warming fossil fuel emissions, but without ratification from Congress.

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Politics

Elitism and Snobbery

Being out on the road has exposed me to so many diverse upbringings and cultural oddities.  People are fascinating and infuriating!  As the exposure grows I find myself so grateful and blessed to have grown up in the Elitist bubble of Grosse Pointe.   357 more words

Standards

Former Mars Hill pastors file charges against Mark Driscoll

from KOMONEWS.COM:

A group of former pastors from Mars Hill Church have filed formal charges against the church’s Senior Pastor Mark Driscoll.

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Signs Of The Times

The Irony That is Amanda Marcotte

So,  several days ago Amanda Marcotte wrote an article called “Right Wing Backlash Against Smartypants…” about how “conservative elites delight in tearing down smart, educated people.” 307 more words

GAO: Pentagon Broke Law in Bergdahl Case

RollCall

The Defense Department violated the law when it didn’t tell Congress before transferring five Taliban detainees from Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, to Qatar in return for the Taliban’s release of captured Army Sgt.

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Government