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The VP Debate: Dishonest Foreign Policies
The October 3 debate between Alaska Governor Sarah Palin and Delaware Senator Joe Biden was disturbing for those of us hoping for a more enlightened and honest foreign policy during the next four years. In its aftermath, pundits mainly focused on Palin's failure to self-destruct and Biden's...
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When It Comes to Palestine and Israel, the US Simply Doesn't Get It
Biden and Palin hid like rabbits from the centre of the Middle East earthquake
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Cold on Climate Warming
Did a substantive Sarah Palin show up? Darn right she did. And if you are an endangered species, look out. As Democratic vice presidential candidate Joe Biden gave a steady performance, Palin revealed herself to be an understudy of President Bush when she said she did not want to argue about the...
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A Wink, A Nod and A Loss
ST. LOUIS, Missouri - In the aftermath and varying opinions of the overhyped debate between the Democratic and Republican candidates for vice presidents, two areas of consensus appear to emege: Sarah Palin didn't do anything TOO stupid and voters, the ones who still make the decisions on election...
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Drills, Shoots & Lies: The Palin Doctrine
I realize that there are conservative pundits who claim that because Sarah Palin did not faint, barf or say "I'll have to get back to ya!" that she knew what she was talking about. Fact is, she did not.The American public tuned in to get to the bottom of the phenomenon from Alaska and only one...
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The Non-Debate
It was not a debate. Just as television in prime time has been largely emptied of drama and innovative comedy, with a few exceptions, in favor of empty-headed "reality shows," so the political debates have mostly been gutted. Judging "how the candidates did" is rather like weighing in on the...
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Of Lipstick, Law and Order
The Backstory In the spring of 1989, Debbie Smith was raped. While her husband was asleep upstairs, Debbie was kidnapped from her own back yard in Williamsburg, Virginia, dragged into the woods and raped. Her attacker left her with the threatening words that he knew where she lived, and she had...
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To Joe Biden: Time for Confession
Dear Senator Biden, I don't have to remind you of the importance of this Thursday's debate from a political perspective. But as you prepare, I invite you to spare a few minutes to look at the opportunity from a moral and religious perspective. You may wish to examine your conscience regarding how...
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Senate Set To Vote Tonight on New Bailout Bill
WASHINGTON - The Senate is set to vote tonight on a revised financial industry rescue bill after leaders there agreed to add tax breaks for businesses and the middle class and increase deposit insurance in an attempt to revive the legislation rejected by the House. The surprise move by Majority...
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McCain/Palin Campaign's End-Run Around Media
The McCain campaign is attempting to do something unheard of in the modern political era. It is not just running against the mainstream media, it is running around it. This strategy is not so much expressed in McCain campaign manager Steve Schmidt's declaration last week that the New York Times is...
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