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Postcards from the Resistance: Political Action for Introverts, Vol. 3

The postage-stamped protest continues. Continue reading




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How Hamilton Lost Us The Election

Laurie Frankel places the blame squarely where it belongs: right down Broadway.




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The Political Education of an American Kid, 1973 v 2016

How does a child feel about a primary season often described as childish?




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How To Vote Right: Ben Carson

Ben Carson is the antidote for a country that thinks too much and believes too little.




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How Well Do You Know Your Candidates? A Weeklings Quiz

If a train is leaving New York at 4:03 pm, carrying 100 pounds of Trump hair, and another train is leaving Chicago at exactly the same time, carrying all the grain in the pyramids, at what point do the American people wake up?




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43 Things I’d Talk About If You Took Me Out Today For My 43rd Birthday

Today is my birthday. Here are some random thoughts, most of them not birthday related, which you should read because hey, it’s my birthday. Also: there are jokes.




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Dr. Ben Carson Isn’t God, He Just Plays One on TV

Forget the Holocaust, forget Dr. Ben Carson’s opinions on gun control: any physician who is willing to write a memoir called Gifted Hands and speak of himself performing “miracles” needs to be looked on as an out-of-touch megalomaniac. We in the medical field should have all seen this coming.




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SEVEN THINGS WE DON’T CARE ABOUT THIS WEEK: Your Mayor’s Speech Edition

Every single thing that we shouldn’t be talking about now combined in one easy-to-swallow gel cap.




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