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  • Pitts: An Uzi, a 9-year-old, and American exceptionalism

    Sometimes you read a sentence and think to yourself: only here, only us.Here’s one such sentence.“A ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • Stossel: Today's EPA is a green monster

    Thanks, Environmental Protection Agency. You’ve required sewage treatment plants, catalytic converters on cars and other things that made the world cl ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 11:02 pm
  • Another view: Teens need later start to high school

    Despite the harmful effects of sleep loss on adolescents, many school districts maintain cock-crow start times for high school students. Reasons for t ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:46 pm
  • Why I let my children walk to the corner store

    Of all the adventures my lucky children had this summer – swimming in two oceans, hanging out on their bearded uncle’s commercial salmon fishing boat, ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • Another view: Senate needs to control spies

    Dysfunction in Congress can damage the country in many ways, but none may be as serious as a failure to fill its role in the system of checks and bala ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:19 pm
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