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15 classic metal albums whose titles are less dark than the Washington Post’s new motto

The Washington Post unveiled a cheery new motto this week: “Democracy dies in darkness.” The phrase now appears beneath the newspaper’s name on its website and Snapchat Discover page, although it has yet to make its way into the print … Continue reading

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Really New Hampshire?

New Hampshire residents no longer need any kind of license to carry a concealed handgun after the state repealed a nearly century-old law that allowed police to deny concealed carry licenses to people they believed could pose a risk to … Continue reading

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Why President Trump’s Border Wall Is An Example Of Bad Leadership

Is it smart to invest in a wall to solve a problem that doesn’t exist – and would not address potential problems? Source: Why President Trump’s Border Wall Is An Example Of Bad Leadership “Get the assumptions wrong and nothing … Continue reading

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Rogue fun? Parody govt Twitter accounts multiply, defying Trump’s alleged ban

Rogue One? More like Rogue 24 and counting…. At least 24 Twitter accounts claiming to be posting unofficially for federal agencies sprouted like mushrooms overnight following an isolated incident in which a former employee of the National Park Service took … Continue reading

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Decoding Trump’s meaningless mantra: Making America great again for the sour, mean and delusional – Salon.com

“Make America great again” means whatever you want it to — at least if you’re a paranoid, small-minded white dude Source: Decoding Trump’s meaningless mantra: Making America great again for the sour, mean and delusional – Salon.com Since launching his … Continue reading

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The Trump story media dare not utter: They sacrificed democracy for ratings

Democracy can’t survive when media have a sole commitment to profit with little consideration for the public good Source: The Trump story media dare not utter: They sacrificed democracy for ratings – Salon.com I certainly believe that every company has … Continue reading

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No, Mitch McConnell, we’re not going to “get past” it — the president your voters elected is a dangerous idiot – Salon.com

No, Mitch McConnell, we’re not going to “get past” it — the president your voters elected is a dangerous idiot. Donald Trump presents an enormous danger to America and the world. Democrats aren’t the ones who need to “grow up” … Continue reading

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