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"Ben Carson Gives New Meaning To Crazy": He's Managed To Prove He Has Lost More Than A Few Shingles Off His Roof

For more than a few months many campaign experts and pundits have been trying to figure out how and why semi-prominent surgeon and political nut-boy Ben Carson has been doing so well in the Republican race for president. 778 more words

GOP Presidential Candidates

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I guess I am the luckyest nine year old alive. Most nine year olds have to wake up early in the morning and go to school. 750 more words

Berlin: Stolperstein

As part of a public art project, German painter Gunter Demnig installed his first Stolperstein (literally “stumbling block”) in 1995 in Cologne, Germany. Over the past 20 years, the small, cobblestone-shaped memorials have grown into what’s been called the largest decentralized memorial in the world, honoring the victims of the Nazi regime, both survivors and those who perished. 70 more words


On Carson and Intelligence

An analysis by Reporting San Diego

Oct 12, 2015 (San Diego) it feels odd, yet necessary. Our partisanship has gotten so bad that even things we used not to do, we are. 802 more words

Race To The White House

Guns + Jews

Ben Carson, Jews and guns, and a media firestorm
by Abraham H. Miller
October 12, 2015

…Jewish history tells us that if anyone should support gun ownership, it is Jews. 91 more words


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People are always singing the praises of term limits to Dave. So let’s ask a question. What does the following sentence mean: “No person elected elected as either Mayor or Councilmember shall be eligible to serve, or serve, as either Mayor or Councilmember for more than two terms.” 157 more words

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'Night' by Elie Wiesel

Today I finished reading a profoundly moving and utterly haunting book – resonant in its pain and living memory – ‘Night’ by Elie Wiesel a survivor of the Nazi camps during the Holocaust. 220 more words