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Op-Ed Columnist – Misery Loves Democrats – Op-Ed – NYTimes.com

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/09/11/opinion/11collins.html?hp Gail Collins rocks us to sleep…. “But the vice president isn’t supposed to get any attention, and all people can talk about is Palin, Palin, Palin! True. I think that’s because she’s from Alaska. It’s got that frontier aura … Continue reading

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Television – Is Jon Stewart the Most Trusted Man in America? – NYTimes.com

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/08/17/arts/television/17kaku.html?em IT’S been more than eight years since “The Daily Show With Jon Stewart” made its first foray into presidential politics with the presciently named Indecision 2000, and the difference in the show’s approach to its coverage then and now … Continue reading

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Congress Strikes Deal to Overhaul Wiretap Law – NYTimes.com

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/20/washington/20fisa.html WASHINGTON — After months of wrangling, Democratic and Republican leaders in Congress struck a deal on Thursday to overhaul the rules on the government’s wiretapping powers and provide what amounts to legal immunity to the phone companies that took … Continue reading

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At Botanical Garden: What Darwin Saw Out Back – New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/04/25/arts/design/25darw.html?_r=1&oref=slogin IN 1860, while studying primroses in the garden of Down House, his home in Kent, England, Charles Darwin noticed something odd about their blooms. While all the flowers had both male and female parts — anthers and pistils — … Continue reading

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