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Sick at Heart

Six people were shot down yesterday in Tucson … on a Saturday morning when they were out and about, simply living their lives.  They are: * John M. Roll, 63, a federal district court judge. * Gabriel Zimmerman, 30, Giffords’ … Continue reading

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Outrage and Weeping

From the Justice Department … The murder of Doctor George Tiller is an abhorrent act of violence, and his family is in our thoughts and prayers at this tragic moment. Federal law enforcement is coordinating with local law enforcement officials … Continue reading

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Cognitive Dissonance USA Style: Women Make Strides, and DV is on the Rise

Even as we celebrate women athletes heading to Beijing to compete in the Olympics, it must be sadly noted that domestic violence and deaths of US women at the hands of those “closest” to them is on the rise. With … Continue reading

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The Viral Weirdness Continues … and Grows

Even before Barack Obama had clinched the nomination, the crazy e-mails were circulating. They are like a virus infecting the body politic. How people fall for this stuff is beyond me. Below is a friend’s response to one such hateful … Continue reading

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So What to Write About … 'Til the Men Go Back at It?

The silence it is deafening, when Morgan’s trash talk ends, and Alice leaves the country … We feel bereft of friends! How long will this haiatus stretch? I hear it’s not so long! The hoop wars, they begin afresh before Thursday … Continue reading

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