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Mysteries of Life: Why does anyone believe The Big Lie?

Big lies are yammered over and over and over. I don’t believe them. I know the facts. Why would anyone else believe them? Because… Repeat something often enough, brazenly enough and aggressively enough to people dazed enough by the cacophony … Continue reading

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Boris Johnson, in one short burst

Daily debacles have defined Johnson’s misrule. His is already a primer in ineptitude — and he hasn’t even tried to buy Greenland. –Roger Cohen, “Boris Johnson’s Do-or-Die Debacle,” in today’s New York Times

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On this D-Day anniversary, the finest words

are by Roger Cohen in the New York Times. You’ll be moved and justified in what you see and believe. When you’re finished, read the comments to this essay. Each is a personal story about family members, memories and America. … Continue reading

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