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The Goldman Sachs Justice Department

The Justice Department said Thursday it won’t prosecute Wall Street firm Goldman Sachs or its employees in a financial fraud probe. – [Associated Press]

ONE MORE insulting decision for the 1% at the expense of […]

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Top Story: Obama Gets Jump in Fox Poll, as Campaign Hits Romney on “Notorious ‘Son of Boss’ Tax Scandal”

Mitt Romney has had a tough couple of weeks on the campaign trail — and it shows in the latest Fox News poll. After a barrage of campaign ads, negative news coverage of his […]

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News Desk: Jon Huntsman, Sr. Not Source of Sen. Reid’s Tax Charge, But Calls on Romney to Release Returns

I just got off the phone with Huntsman, and he confirmed to me that he is not Reid’s source. – [Plum Line Blog]

TAXES CONTINUE to drag at Mitt Romney’s messaging, with the latest person […]

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Queer Talk: Obama and Romney Agree on Boy Scouts, and Bryan Fischer Exceeds His Own Anti-Gay Record

Joyce L. Arnold, Liberally Independent, Queer Talk, equality activist, writer.

First, from Obama and Romney

The recent Boy Scout decision to continue keeping the gays out is still making news. And Romney and […]

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News Desk: Zimmerman to Cite ‘Stand Your Ground’ Defense in Hearing

Circuit Judge Kenneth Lester Jr. has already characterized the 28-year-old Zimmerman as a manipulator who, along with his wife, hid $130,000 and a second passport from the court. O’Mara has not yet said what […]

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Team Romney Goes to the Hillary Well Again

THE ABOVE audio and text of Hillary Rodham Clinton touting welfare reform in her memoir landed in my inbox Thursday from the “Romney Press Shop.” Here’s the transcript:

President Obama’s Own Top Advisers Supported […]

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A Moment of Zen

“This 19 year old Shep being cradled in his father’s arms last night in Lake Superior… Shep falls asleep every night when he is carried into the lake. The buoyancy of the water soothes […]

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It’s Been 20 Years Since a Woman Moderated a Presidential Debate, and Three Young Women Call for a Change

Joyce L. Arnold, Liberally Independent, Queer Talk, equality activist, writer.

I’ll admit that I consider the Presidential and Vice Presidential “debates” as almost completely useless in adding anything of substance. Scripted bits of […]

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Play the Google Doodle Game

CAN YOU miss hitting the frog?

Just try.

It ends at midnight!

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