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The War On Religion: Friendly Fire

  While researching quotes and statements for a story I’m doing on Pope Francis (coming shortly) I ended up in a couple of discussion threads…

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Guys Like Them, They Had It Made

Jean Stapleton died this past Friday at the age of 90. She was best known for her role as Archie Bunker’s “dingbat” wife, Edith, in…

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Highlights of the United States v. Windsor (DOMA)

The first segment is not in chronological order, but arguably the most important, as it relates the likely outcome of these proceedings.  It is part of…

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A Brief Debate On Political Gradualism, Gay Rights, and Abortion

I got a response from someone I went to high school with about something I shared on Facebook.  It follows from a previous debate, which…

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Highlights and Commentary on Hollingsworth v. Perry at the Supreme Court

Here are the highlights of today’s Supreme Court hearing on marriage equality: MR. COOPER: Yes, Your Honor. The concern is that redefining marriage as a…

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Economics For 'Dummies'

Let me admit first of all that I’m one of the “dummies” because I have no degree in economics just like most of you.  However,…

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