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April 16th, 2015

Why Trust Anything In 'Rolling Stone' Ever Again?

    So here's my question: Why would a conscientious citizen ever again trust anything published in Rolling Stone? To me, the diligent professors at the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism went too easy on the magazine's reporters and editors.

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The Right to Eat

    There’s one group of people in this country who probably get less sympathy than anyone else: felons.

    If you’re a convicted felon, very few Americans care about your plight. Can’t find a job or an apartment because of your record? Too bad, we tell them, you shouldn’t have committed a crime.

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Rolling Stone's journalistic credibility is called into question

    The implosion of a Rolling Stone story describing an alleged rape at the University of Virginia has dealt yet another blow to the American press, which was already held in suspicion and low regard among much of the nation's reading public.

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Rand Paul, Paul Rand Quiz

    Rand Paul for president! Wow, we're awash with first-term Republican senators who feel the nation needs their services as leader of the most powerful nation on the planet.

    Paul can also perform eye surgery, which is certainly a plus.

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Make A Deal With Iran -- And Congress

    If President Obama had his way, Congress would simply keep its pesky nose out of the Iran nuclear deal. Given his critics' behavior, it's easy to understand such presidential bristling. Still, the better course -- and, more to the point, the unavoidable course, given Republican majorities in both houses -- would be for the Obama administration to switch from bristling to deal-making.

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Give A Shout Out For President Obama

    Isn't there anything that will stop them? I mean those members of Congress who continue their efforts to undermine the President - even when it is clearly to the detriment of the nation? As most of the nation cheers the historic move toward the agreement with Iran to curb its nuclear development a substantial number of members of Congress continue their agenda to get this President above all else.

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Enjoying the Low Life?

    The United States is the most powerful colossus in the history of the world: Our nuclear warheads could wipe out the globe, our enemies tweet on iPhones, and kids worldwide bop to Beyoncé.

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Blowing Past Political Turbulence

    The gaggle of workers in Montana’s Carbon County hacking at the barely thawed ground in late December were on a mission: Secure Mud Springs Wind Ranch’s eligibility for a green-energy incentive.

    Why were they racing to catch a tax credit in that sparsely inhabited land? Congress.

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Bathroom Wars

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America’s Billionaires Owe You a Thank You Note

    This tax season, America’s billionaires are toasting you, the ordinary taxpayer.

    That’s because you’re the one picking up the tab for our nation’s ailing infrastructure of roads, bridges, and rail transport. You’re also footing the bill for military forces, disaster relief, veterans’ health services, and national park protection.

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