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Ying Hillary, Yang GOP

A year ago, I agreed with friends who said they could live with a Hillary presidency so long as the GOP retained control over Congress. This NY Times feature, which outlines her hawkish worldview, explains why. Yes, the same Secretary of … Continue reading

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Obama’s Syria Pitch

Tommie Frazier, where art thou? In a move that would’ve made the former University of Nebraska option quarterback proud, President Obama pitched a decision to authorize a military strike against Syria to Congress. A number of smart people have written … Continue reading

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Parliament Isn’t Just for Funk

I was flipping through the TV channels this morning when I stumbled upon a clip of the British Parliament’s House of Commons. Working off nothing but a sheet of notes, Prime Minister David Cameron rebutted an MP’s criticism of some … Continue reading

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