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Exacting Revenge

Americans shouldn’t have to rely on the Brits for embarrassing news about the mood in America, but maybe those proper and civilized folks across the pond take a bit of smug satisfaction in their unruly cousins being crude and mindless jerks. 3,417 more words

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Charlotte Christian makes Colby's dream a reality Friday

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — On a cool, misty night in the Queen City, the Charlotte Christian community gathered to deliver a ray of sunshine on Friday evening during the Knights’ home game against Carolina Pride. 294 more words

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Eugene Robinson: The non-Clinton alternative for Democrats

Washington Post — Is Bernie Sanders the political reincarnation of Eugene McCarthy? I doubt it, but let’s hope he makes the Democratic presidential race interesting. 84 more words

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Im-Politic: Why Dylann Roof Isn't a Terrorist

Most debates over political labeling do way more harm than good, tending to result from the usually wrong-headed, guilt-ridden impulses of the political correctness crowd. But the latest controversy, sparked by the horrific Charleston, South Carolina killings, is worth considering – whether confessed shooter Dylan Roof should be considered a terrorist. 794 more words

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Hillary Clinton Has Something To Hide? -- New York Times Really Wants Her To Answer A Freaking Question

The New York Times appears to be openly losing patience with Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and her refusal to take any sort of questions from the political press corps.  571 more words

Eugene Robinson: GOP candidates swim against the tide on gay marriage

Washington Post — No one can be certain which way the Supreme Court will rule on gay marriage, but the direction of history’s arrow is plain for all to see — except, apparently, the Republican candidates for president. 86 more words

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Blind Hostility

The perception of war’s necessity derives from (or at least corresponds to) a narrow view of the adversary. Enemies are imagined in caricature as the embodiment of evil. 535 more words

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