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Thanksgiving 2034 predictions by way of computer modeling
There is no shortage of pundits who could do a worthy job of waxing philosophical about the things we should or shouldn’t be thankful for at Thanksgiving 2014. Rather than get lost in the shuffle o...
Nov 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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When liberals, conservatives share holiday table
Editor’s note: A prior version of this column was distributed by Cagle Cartoons in 2009. It is an excerpt from Tom Purcell’s new book, “Comical Sense: A Lone Humorist Takes on a World Gone Nutty!” ...
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Online gambling ban won’t alter desire to gamble
Most Americans, regardless of ideology, oppose “crony capitalism” or “cronyism.” Cronyism is where politicians write laws aimed at helping their favored business beneficiaries. Despite public oppos...
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It’s time for the spirit of giving
It’s here again, isn’t it? — the market-driven Christmas that wants each of us to be pedal-to-the-metal between now and Jan. 1. I’m not bashing the spirit of giving. But I’m not much for the top-do...
Nov 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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It’s time to build Keystone XL pipeline
On Friday, Nov. 14, the House of Representatives again passed legislation (H.R. 5682) to approve the application for the Keystone XL pipeline, which has been slow-walked by President Obama and the ...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Make Election Day a holiday
Apparently, you’re pretty busy. I’m a little surprised that you have time to read the paper, frankly. And you’re not alone. Only 36 percent of our countrymen bothered to vote in the midterm electio...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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