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January 13, 2009

sin city

January 13, 2009 // 7 Comments

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The tide is beginning to turn on Sunday alcohol sales: Under the bill filed Tuesday by Sen. Seth Harp (R-Midland), local governments could call elections to let voters decide if they want to allow Sunday sales at grocery, convenience and liquor [...]

fight the real evil

January 13, 2009 // 3 Comments

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“Entertainment Tonight” was continuing its breathless coverage of Jett Travolta’s death when, finally, the contempt overtook me. The goddawful Bette Midler dirge, “Wind Beneath My Wings,” played over a montage of creepy [...]

how would he know?

January 13, 2009 // 1 Comment

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Ken Blackwell, one of the leading contenders to head the Republican National Committee, believes homosexuality is a “compulsion” that can be “restrained”. Seeing that there’s no scientific proof to support his assertion [...]