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What every parent knows (and Target doesn’t) about boys and girls

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G.K. Chesterton, a prolific writer of the early 20th century, once said, “Don’t be so open-minded that your brains fall out.”
Nowhere is this mantra more evident than with the latest news about Target’s gender-neutral policy. The retail giant has… Continue reading

Hillary Clinton, what are you thinking? We don’t need another education subsidy

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If elected president, Hillary Clinton has promised to spend $350 billion to make college “more affordable.” The U.S. already has an $18 trillion debt (and growing by the day), but Clinton wants to add to it. That’s not affordable.
Too… Continue reading

What my mother’s last twelve hours could teach America

Do you believe in miracles? Do you believe in the Republican Party? Do you want to change the direction of America under Obama? Well then I have a magical story to share with you. This story has the power to… Continue reading

America and guns: Why do so many stoke paranoia about firearms?

My town, New York City, enforces rigid gun laws. Police refused to assign me a gun permit. The law doesn’t even let me hold a fake gun on TV to demonstrate something.
But New York politicians are so eager to… Continue reading

Officials: Israel spy Pollard granted parole, to be freed in November

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Jonathan Pollard, who spent the last 30 years in a U.S. prison for spying for Israel, has been granted parole and is due to be released in November, officials said Tuesday.
The decision, confirmed by his attorneys and the Justice… Continue reading

Karl Rove writing book about 1896 presidential election and why it still matters

NEW YORK – Republican consultant Karl Rove, when not advising the super political action committee he helped found or commenting on politics, has been researching a presidential election that has long fascinated him.
The co-founder of American Crossroads and former… Continue reading

Taxpayers funding portion of Smithsonian’s Bill Cosby art exhibit?

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LOS ANGELES – Despite the dozens of accusations of drugging, rape and sexual assault against Bill Cosby, the federally-funded Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art is continuing with its current exhibition “Conversations: African and African American Artworks in Dialogue,” which… Continue reading

Two more Cosby accusers speak out, demand courts unseal 2006 depositions

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Nov. 6, 2014:Bill Cosby gestures during an interview about the upcoming exhibit, “Conversations: African and African-American Artworks in Dialogue, ” at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

The Cosby saga is deepening by… Continue reading

‘We are all sick’: FBI boss says gun check breakdown allowed Dylann Roof to buy weapon

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Charleston gunman Dylann Roof should never have been been able to buy the gun he used to kill nine worshippers at a church Bible study last month, the FBI director said Friday, citing a breakdown in the national background check… Continue reading

2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Test Drive

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It’s great when you get what you wish for, but be careful.
When the all-new Chevrolet Corvette Stingray came out a couple of years ago, the one thing it needed was more power. Well, it didn’t exactly need it. Four… Continue reading