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Why Isn’t Romney Going to Afghanistan or Iraq?

THE WHERE IN THE world is Mitt Romney? tour is leaving out two of the most critical areas of U.S. foreign policy, particularly Afghanistan, but also Iraq.

Mr. Romney landed in London amid bizarre […]

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Former Citigroup CEO Calls for Return to Glass-Steagall Act

From CNBC, Citigroup’s former and legendary Chairman and CEO Sandy Weill made news in an interview today with “Squawk Box.” Shorter message: Break up the big banks.
“What we should probably do is go and […]

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Pres. Putin’s Pussy Riot Crackdown Gives Hint on Syria Thinking

THE RUSSIAN PRESIDENT is using the Orthodox Church to wage a cruel campaign using the religious hierarchy against three young, female musicians in a band called Pussy Riot.

From The New Yorker:
…Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, twenty-three; Maria […]

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Shorter Matt Damon: People are Pissed

“I don’t think the Republicans or the Democrats really understand the level of anger at the sense of unfairness that the majority of people in the country feel,” [Matt Damon] said. – Damon: Public […]

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Negative Ads Take Toll on Romney, So Obama Turns to ‘The Choice’ Pitch to Nab the Narrative

NBC/WSJ poll: Negative campaign takes toll on candidates; Obama up six points

But by virtually every other metric, registered voters appear to favor the president.

-Looking out for the middle class? Mr. Obama (49% to 33%)

-Being […]

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The Death of American Exceptionalism

WHATEVER AMERICA USED to represent it doesn’t any longer, with Rep. Michele Bachmann the leading poster propagandist representing why this is true, though she’s got company in her clan. It includes Mitt Romney’s […]

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Pennsylvania Confessess ‘No Investigations or Prosecutions’ or Knowledge of In-Person Voter Fraud

THE STIPULATION in Pennsylvania’s voter fraud suit, brought by the ACLU and voting rights groups, is stunning. It’s likely why the Justice Department is investigating the voter ID law in that state.

From TPM:

The […]

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Saudis for Syria

A fundraising campaign launched by the Saudi royal family on behalf of the people of Syria generated more than $32 million worth of donations in one day. The nationwide show of support has been […]

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Amelia Earheart, and Sally Ride

RESEARCHES KEEP SEARCHING, but so far to no avail to find the exact spot where Amelia Earheart went down. Christian Science Monitor talks to both sides and commemorates her life and death and the […]

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