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Legends of the Fall Guys

True story:  shortly after he was elected President in November 1980, Ronald Reagan was given an orientation to prepare for his new position as Commander-in-Chief of the United States. 593 more words

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LOVE is LOVE. Congratulation!!!

“Marriage should be between a spouse and a spouse, not a gender and a gender.” – Hendrik Hertzberg

I just wanna say congratulation, for those who have been waiting for this day!

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Free Speech TV: Video: Democracy Now: Hendrik Hertzberg: New York Joins Pact to Elect President by Popular Vote

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I like this idea of throwing out the Electoral College and going directly to a popular vote to decide the President of the United States as much as like the idea that wealthy people should get more votes than other people simply because you have more money. 252 more words

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Free Speech TV: Video: Democracy Now: Hendrik Hertzberg: New York Joins Pact to Elect President by Popular Vote

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This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger

I like this idea of throwing out the Electoral College and going directly to a popular vote to decide the President of the United States as much as like the idea that wealthy people should get more votes than other people simply because you have more money. 252 more words

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Why The Left Keeps Jabbering About Changing The Constitution

Memories of Futures Past

Kevin D. Williamson writes: Alex Seitz-Wald, the poor man’s Hendrik Hertzberg, has in the latest issue of National Journal heaved a Ciceronic sigh and declared that the Constitution “isn’t going to make it,” that it should be replaced by the wise men of our generation, who have “learned what works and what doesn’t.” This sort of essay is practically a genre unto itself. 928 more words

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~~WORD OF THE DAY~~

hallmark

: hallmark \HAWL-mahrk\ noun

1 : a mark put on an article to indicate origin, purity, or genuineness 2 : a distinguishing characteristic, trait, or feature… 240 more words

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riddle me this

This morning I was encouraged to read this, “The Riddle of the Gun” by Sam Harris, perhaps because some of my latest facebook posts on (1) gun control efforts, (2) my disgust with the NRA and Louie Gohmert, and (3) keeping firearms away from children, have portrayed me as, at best, a bit skittish and irritated. 1,187 more words

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