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5 Fun Fixes to the Government Shutdown

1) HOLD A SPELLING BEE

Between Barrack Obama and John Boehner. Winner opens the government his way. This is great way to get regular ol ‘Mericans to come out and support nerds. 487 more words

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Tabula Poetica Fall Speakers Series Set: Pulitzer Winner C.K. Williams Featured

Tabula Poetica, run and organized by Anna Leahy—“Girls Will Be Women” contributor, Chapman University Professor, and author of Constituents of Matter—will host Pulitzer Prize winner C. 184 more words

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Slate Reveals Startling Language-Creep in AP's India Rape Report

Given the recent Guilty verdict for the four men who raped and murdered a 23-year-old woman on a bus in India, this AP study is timely. 249 more words

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In the latest issue of The Writer’s Chronicle, “Oh Baby!” contributor Norman Minnick defends Robert Bly as well as anyone can. It is a spirited, studied show of support for a poet Minnick readily aligns with Walt Whitman—and not just for the ostentatious hair. 563 more words

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"Oh Baby!" She's Arrived

To extend the metaphor, the overdue “Oh, Baby!” has finally been delivered and she is a darling. Here is a glimpse of her: The editor’s note that reveals much of what awaits the audience in the form of poets, essayists, & issues. 951 more words

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Look at the Law Men Beating Up the Wrong Guy

…again. While mainstream media has moved on from its marginal & obligatory coverage of Trayvon Martin, racial profiling by police & civilians will continue with the frequency of an old song on the radio. 38 more words

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