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Obama Wins

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After all the years of spin and downright falsehood, of declarations maintained in the teeth of incovenient facts, of a klaxon truthiness that threatened to drown out truth, what we Americans want more than anything from our President is plain … Continue reading

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A Halloween Reflection

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Sometimes it’s good to remember how fleeting popularity is. President Bush’s popularity is the lowest of any President since Richard Nixon was forced from office by scandal. Yet for a few months following September 11, 2001, he was golden. The … Continue reading

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Voted With Bush

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I’m confused. I’ve seen several campaign ads in recent weeks attacking Republican candidates for “voting with Bush.” One ad announces ominously that McCain voted with Bush 90% of the time. I’m not sure what this means. The last time I … Continue reading

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