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Free Speech? Not on College Campuses.

First, a warning.  Someone out there might be offended by my blog this week.  (I’m sure I offend at least someone with my blog every week, especially if you’re a liberal.)  But seriously, this week, the campus thought police might well be listening, and determined to protect sensitive ears and minds from unpleasant thoughts or insensitive language.  I might be called a “hater.”

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What the heck am I talking about?  Well, college used to be a place for relatively young minds to explore a broad range of ideas.

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Gotcha

For years the press has been asking political candidates gotcha questions.  Since we’re heading into a presidential election cycle, these questions, which are asked mostly for the purpose of making the candidate look foolish, or unprepared, or intolerant, will soon be coming fast and furiously.

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The Enemy Within

Barack Obama famously told us that Al-Qaeda had been decimated, and were on the run. He felt confident enough in his enlightened policies to pull all U.S. troops from Iraq, despite the fact that his predecessor, George W. Bush, had warned:

“… withdrawing before our commanders tell us we’re ready would be dangerous for Iraq, for the region, and for the United States.

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Three More Hats in the Ring

Three more Republicans threw their hats into the ring this week, hoping to clean up the mess Barack Obama has made since he took over the helm of our country two hundred ninety-two months and seventeen days ago (but who’s counting?)  Dr.

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