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America’s Game of Russian Roulette: Clinton vs. Trump or Revolution vs. War

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I remember in 2008 I told my wife that that presidential election was the most important in a generation. I told her in 2012 that that election was the most important in my lifetime. Both of those statements were completely true. In putting Barack Obama in the White House, for the first time Americans elected… Read more »

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The Washington Post’s Outstanding DNC Coverage

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Did you know that the Democratic national Convention is going along nearly flawlessly? This is what I was able to take away from the Washington Post’s late afternoon/evening edition e-mail updates from Monday and Tuesday. Their headline stories included the usual local pieces, weather, a few obligatory shots at Trump, and the big story, the… Read more »

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Did FOX News Intentionally Omit Khizr Khan’s Speech?

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I came home last night to see my Newsfeed filled with the story of Khizr Khan’s moving speech; which was also hard-hitting against the Don: Donald Trump was speaking at an event in Iowa, complaining that America was not allowed to waterboard terrorists, when Khizr Khan and his wife walked up to the microphone at… Read more »

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And you’re lecturing us about Trump?

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    The IRS has announced that it has opened an investigation into the Clinton Foundation “pay to play” schemes: The IRS confirmed in a letter it is looking into claims of “pay-to-play” practices at the Clinton Foundation, after dozens of Republican lawmakers requested a review of potential “criminal conduct” at the organization founded by… Read more »

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Hillary To #FeelTheBern Tonight?

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Will Hillary #feelthebern tonight? I've heard from several Bernie delegates that something is brewing tonight. A lot of people in matching shirts. #DemsInPhilly — (((Steph Haberman))) (@StephLauren) July 28, 2016 Bernie delegates' shirts glow in the dark. Should be quite a visual effect during the main program. pic.twitter.com/rlZB9bKiJB — Jordan Fabian (@Jordanfabian) July 28, 2016… Read more »

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Is The Left’s Biggest Strength Also the Key to How We Defeat Them? (2 of 2)

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An episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation had the crew of the Enterprise encounter a species known as The Borg. Unlike other aliens that Captain Picard and his crew had met, these humanoid but cybernetically altered beings had no interest in communicating with The Enterprise. For that matter, the only interest they had in… Read more »

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Ted Cruz the Leader vs. Donald Trump the Ruler…

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On Wednesday night Ted Cruz addressed the GOP convention in Cleveland. At first I was a bit disappointed as I was hoping for a masterful dismantling of Hillary Clinton on the biggest stage of the campaign. While he hit her, it seemed almost perfunctory. But upon reflection, he did exactly what he should have done… Read more »

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Is London’s Islamic Mayor the Key to Saving the United States? (1 of 2)

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While this post’s title sounds like pure clickbait (OK it is a little bit), but I’m dead serious about the point. To give some background, last month London’s newly elected Muslim mayor banned some ads from being shown in their subway system, The Tube: Concerns were raised last year when an advertisement featuring a model in a… Read more »