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Saturday Morning News October 27th, 2012

The Strangely True Tale of Johnny Appleseed Former Sen. George McGovern Dies Debate Takeaway: Little Daylight Between Obama, Romney Russell Means, Indian Activist And Actor, Dies  Cultural Historian Jacques Barzun Dies At 104 Hurricane Sandy to ravage New England LeBron’s Quest for Immortality  Aging Satellite Fleet May Mean Gaps in Storm Forecasts Computers, Pinch Of […]

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Nation supplicates for Malala Opinion: Brave girl, cowardly Taliban Triumph of the Wrong? Some Questions for This Guy About to Free-Fall From Space ‘V.P. Debate Highlights, Songified’ Inequality and the world economy Americans Are Barmy Over Britishisms In Haiti, Little Can Be Found of a Hip-Hop Artist’s Charity Romney criticises Biden on Libya The 25 […]

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Saturday Morning News September 8th, 2012

For Afghan Girl, Going To School Is Act Of Bravery ‘Green Mile’ Actor Michael Clarke Duncan Dies At 54 Under the Shadow of Jets, a Syrian Town Presses On A Writer who Was the Voice of a Generation Henry Ford: When Capitalists Cared Real Life Jaws? Is America Better Now Than it Was Four Years […]

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Saturday Morning News: August 25th

Todd Akin Fallout Spreads From Missouri To White House Race Ugandan Team Is Africa’s First In Little League Series It Begins: College Football Season Is Upon Us The 10 Craziest Lines From National Review’s Story On Why Mitt Romney Should Win 100% Of The Female Vote Student ‘Subversives’ And The FBI’s ‘Dirty Tricks’ World’s Craziest […]

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Mitt and Fox and Barack and MSNBC and the English Language

 “In our time, political speech and writing are largely the defence of the indefensible…. Thus political language has to consist largely of euphemism, question-begging, and sheer cloudy vagueness.” – George Orwell – “Politics and the English Language” The irony of the summer Olympics and U.S. Presidential elections always taking place in the same year is […]

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Saturday Morning News: July 21st, 2012

Val Patterson Obituary: Man Confesses To Stealing Safe, Having Fake PhD In Troubled Times, A ‘Dark Knight’ Returns The Story of Keep Calm and Carry On Catharsis In A Cape: On Comic-Book Heroes And Real-World Violence 11 great riverfront towns BASEBALL IS THE BEST SPORT IMF’s Peter Doyle scorns its ‘tainted’ leadership Giant mako shark […]

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Moldy matters: How wasted food is destroying the environment Jobs Report And Politics: The Monthly Spin Cycle DR Congo troops ‘flee into Uganda’ after rebel clashes Andy Griffith died of heart attack, death certificate says Wish You Were Here: City Kayaking In Seattle UN Syria mission should be reduced, Ban Ki-moon says We Are Failing […]

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