Month: April 2013

Spineless pols and the god they worship: the NRA

You might have thought that the mangled bodies of twenty dead children would have been enough to overcome the crazed obsessions of the gun lobby. You might have believed that the courage and exhortations of a former congresswoman — her career cut short and her life forever changed by a would-be assassin’s bullet — would…
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Beyonce and Jay-Z did right by Cuba

“Wanna give me jail time and a fine Fine, Let me commit a real crime” — Jay-Z, “Open Letter” If pictures tell the tale, Beyonce and Jay-Z, so famous their last names need not be mentioned, had a marvelous time on their recent trip to Cuba, where they were trailed by starry-eyed fans, just as…
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