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Read -- 2016/09/18

Today’s selection of articles:

  1. The triumph of simplicity“, by Sarah Fallon (Wired).
  2. How to learn about sex in Italy“, by Silvia Marchetti (OZY).
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On June 13, 2016, Michael Arnovitz of the Policy bog, posted the article, “Thinking About Hillary — A Plea for Reason.” This is a lengthy discourse to bolster his belief that misogyny is the primary  reason, why Mrs. 2,522 more words

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If my hypothesis is correct that the republican mantra by Donald Trump’s followers that Hillary Clinton is a liar who should be locked up is based unfairly by a 20 year republican led campaign to successfully characterize her as dishonest, how do I prove this? 1,091 more words

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On Good (Legal) Writing

An excellent article about good writing (albeit legal writing):

Faced with an archaic statute, textualists can consult period dictionaries to figure out what the words meant when they were enacted.

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E-Mailgate: HIllary Never Asked State Department's Permission to Use Private Server. The Lifetime of Lies Continues...

The possibility of Presumptive Democrat Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton facing a Federal Grand Jury Indictment before the 2016 Presidential Election occurs next November is becoming more and more a certain reality. 1,897 more words

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If you re-read your work, you can find on re-reading a great deal of repetition can be avoided by re-reading and editing. – William Safire http://ift.tt/1ZMtdMm

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E-mailgate: FBI Offers Staffer Immunity While the Potential President Proceeds With Her Prevarications

As the “Inevitable” Democrat Presidential Candidate, Hillary Rodham Clinton, continues her march toward that Political Party’s Nomination, the FBI Investigation into the mishandling of Top Secret E-mails by her and her staff, while she was the Secretary of State, continues to grow. 1,820 more words

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