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Gore Vidal: I Always Thought Lincoln Was Wrong

“I always thought Lincoln was wrong. I always thought the South had every right to go. If Lincoln had a high moral purpose — which has now been invented for him, posthumously, the abolition of slavery — I’d say, well it’s illegal but it’s morally worthy. 263 more words

History

The Joni Ernst Watch 3/2/2014

Joni “Make ‘em squeal” Ernst is rarely without something to say.

Apparently, Iowans are not too enamored with Ernst’s performance as a senator given that only 38% approve… 133 more words

Iowa

CNN EXCLUSIVE Rick Perry to Hillary Clinton: Where’s your loyalty?

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CNN’s State of the Union features an exclusive interview between CNN’s Chief Congressional Correspondent Dana Bash and former Texas governor Rick Perry about the fight against ISIS, the 2016 presidential campaign, and Prime Minister Netanyahu’s speech to Congress. 544 more words

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Sen. Feinstein: “that arrogance does not befit Israel” on PM Netanyahu

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Today on CNN’s State of the Union, Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) spoke to CNN’s Dana Bash about the stalemate in Washington over Department of Homeland Security funding and Prime Minister Netanyahu’s speech to Congress. 1,803 more words

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State of the Union

I listened to President Obama’s state of the union address.

A wise old friend of mine split the world into two kinds of people — those of good will, and the others. 640 more words

Christ

Freedom to Learn

While most people understand that higher education is becoming more and more necessary for greater opportunities and better careers, there are many who are deterred from continuing their educational pursuits due to the financial burden that comes from attending college or university. 712 more words

Education

WHY I LOVE GIRLS AND WHY THEY SHOULD LOVE THEMSELVES MORE

I love girls. No, like…I love girls. They’re absolutely the peak wonderment of existence. Glorious. Astounding. Marvelous. Mysterious. Interesting. Fascinating. Captivating. The one true perk in life as a male human being is that–while everything else generally sucks, or is at best, simple and mundane–girls are here, and there, and everywhere: making things unboring. 987 more words

Stoicism