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American war on women: this guy is running for governor?

News from the New Mexico gubernatorial campaign trail from Daily Kos Elections, about one particular Republican candidate: [G.O.P. Representative Steve] Pearce, a member of the nihilistic House Freedom Caucus, infamously released a 2014 memoir that featured a passage where the … Continue reading

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How do live lobsters on ice compare to the GOP health care bill?

As always, Harper’s Weekly Review nails it down: Italy’s highest court ruled that keeping lobsters on ice before they are boiled alive inflicts unjustifiable suffering, and Republican senators released their secretly drafted health-care-reform bill, which the Congressional Budget Office estimated … Continue reading

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The American war on women: women’s basketball fights back

Years ago, maybe during the summer Olympics, I watched a women’s basketball game. Most or all of the players were professionals–as are the men’s team players. So the level of athleticism was extraordinarily high. But what really fascinated me was … Continue reading

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