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Embed from Getty Images You always look at Ivanka Trump and wonder how she sprang from her father’s fetid and probably stumpy penis: she is really elegant and classy and has a low throaty voice and doesn’t talk like a particularly dull 11-year-old. She makes Donald Trump look, if not good, somehow, somewhat, better. So […]

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Don’t let your friends vote for Republican governors and legislators: Not a single welfare recipient or applicant has tested positive for banned drugs in a Michigan pilot program, part of the growing practice of screening beneficiaries of government assistance for drug abuse. The program, which ends on 30 September, may face renewed scrutiny in the […]

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Uh oh

.@Wendys, @McDonalds testing ordering kiosks. Spokesman: “It’s not specifically tied to raising the minimum wage.” https://t.co/oC6RbTvpX7 — PhillyVoice (@thephillyvoice) June 22, 2016

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Here’s one of those anonymously-sourced bitch pieces Politico so loves to do, and this one is about Wall Streeters warning Hillary Clinton not to pick Elizabeth Warren for VP: Most big donors don’t want Warren on the ticket because she is the most accomplished anti-Wall Street populist in the Democratic Party. But many also think […]

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An independent federal report on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) found that the trade agreement between 12 countries would have only modest benefits to the U.S. economy and job growth. The report was mandated by US law as a final step before President Obama could send legislature to Congress for a vote. The highly anticipated report, […]

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In our professional, as well as social lives, we have encountered a variety of restrooms around town. In courthouses, they are more likely to be clearly marked “Women” or “Men.” At smaller establishments around the city where real estate is at a premium, sometimes we are lucky to find a vaguely marked unisex lavatory behind […]

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At the end of April, United States District Judge Thomas Schroeder ruled that North Carolina’s voter ID law will remain a part of the law and continue on for subsequent elections. This law, passed in 2013, gets rid of same-day registration voting, says that voters must provide a photo-ID in order to vote at the […]

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Read this: If the government can revoke your right to access firearms simply because it has decided to place you on a secret, notoriously inaccurate list, it could presumably restrict your other rights in a similar manner. You could be forbidden from advocating for causes you believe in, or associating with like-minded activists; your right […]

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This Ben Whitley piece is not all that convincing to me. My experience is that doctors are all too eager to punish the same outcomes with midwives they would excuse in physicians. Birth isn’t 100% predictable, as ob-gyns are happy to point out when it suits them: In light of what is being called the […]

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http://www.latimes.com/la-me-ln-gay-pride-la-weapons-20160612-snap-story.html While gay men are often targets, let’s not forget that a classroom of kindergartners were targeted, too. That’s the horror of our national gun fetish — the entirely unpredictable nature of so much gun slaughter: Authorities in Santa Monica found possible explosives as well as assault rifles and ammunition Sunday in the car of […]

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