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Insanity Extends Beyond the Shooters

By at June 3, 2014 | 4:16 pm | 0 Comment

Insanity Extends Beyond the Shooters

During this past week, in Scranton, Pa., a 16-year old put two bullets into the head of a taxi driver and then stole about $500 earned by the cabbie that evening. The teen, who showed no remorse when arrested a few hours later, mumbled a few words about his reasons. He said he murdered the […]

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U.S. House blocks environmental protections

By at October 25, 2011 | 11:07 am | 120 Comments

U.S. House blocks environmental protections

Martin Brashir, an MSNBC talking head, expended a few minutes of exhalation Monday afternoon deriding Rick Perry for his “love” of guns. Perry was revealed in a news clip talking about (I may be paraphrasing slightly) “a man and his gun, then a father and his son and their guns, than a father and his […]

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The Radical Pragmatist Looks at Healthcare, Especially Insurance

By at September 20, 2010 | 10:10 pm | 2 Comments

Let’s talk healthcare.  So much for easing into being a columnist with a few light policy issues, eh. No, the second column is all about getting into deep trouble as fast as I can.  I have put off talking about guns and abortion but healthcare is right up there. OK, you caught me stalling.  Healthcare […]

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