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Muslim cleric Anwar al-Awlaki: President Barack Obama authorizes the assassination of an American overseas

I’m all for killing foreign terrorists and those foreigners who provide material assistance to terrorists, but what about an American citizen who has not yet obtained due process in a court of law? Do you just kill him or her based on … Continue reading

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Rush Limbaugh Defends Bush Era Torture

Unsurprisingly, Rush Limbaugh offers a full throated authoritarian’s defense of torture. And please recall that the torture he condones is being done upon people who have been denied any due process. In other words, they may well be innocent of what the … Continue reading

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Farting 8th Grader Says He Didn’t Even Do It! “It was the kid who sits in front of me.”

This today in The Ledger (of Lakeland, Florida): An eighth-grader at the Bill Duncan Excel Center in South Lakeland, Locke, 15, has been suspended from riding the school bus for three days after being accused of passing gas. “Jonathan passes … Continue reading

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