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[30 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]

The man I knew for forty years as “Uncle Henry” is gone. There will not be his like in the Congress again soon. Perhaps never. Some thoughts:
I hope that Congressman Rahm Emanuel has retained some portion of the innate grace from his ballet dancing past not to attend Henry’s wake or funeral. But if he goes it will be typical.

Typical because as everyone in Washington knows including the media that will not publish it, Emanuel, once President Bill Clinton’s assassin (felicitously called his political director) looked skyward in innocence as …

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Today is the tenth anniversary of the death of the greatest champion the pro-life cause has ever known, Representative Henry J. Hyde of Illinois. It is hard to believe that this physical and moral giant of a man is gone, much less that it has been a decade since he passed away. The soundtrack of his voice on the House floor plays easily in the mind — there have been few orators in his league, and even fewer who had his wit and genius of expression.

But there is this comfort, …

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Linda Sarsour Blames ‘Jewish Media’ For Her Unpopularity https://t.co/AxMCJGgFVW

— Mike Cernovich 🇺🇸 (@Cernovich) November 30, 2017

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Late-night hosts tackle Matt Lauer sexual harassment claims https://t.co/Sr03i95W5F pic.twitter.com/Tqpl9xBeJ0— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) November 30, 2017

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Jeanne Ives has collected over 13,000 signatures on her petitions for governor. Those were collected in about 3 1/2 weeks.

Ives for Illinois Governor here

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Yes, after whiting (?) out the inaccurately designated Indians from the Christopher Columbus murals, white out Columbus while you’re at it. As for upsetting Italian-ancestry people, well . . . via Offensive murals must go, say Native American Notre Dame students and others | National Catholic Reporter And the name Fighting Irish, by which immigrants […]

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[29 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]

.@GeraldoRivera defends Matt Lauer, calls journalism a “flirty business” https://t.co/zUarpR1QYN pic.twitter.com/HNmiAIpwwQ

— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) November 29, 2017

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* Gov. Bruce Rauner is the ILGOP’s top contributor by far and Gov. Rauner has dodged every single question about the DC tax plan. From earlier this month…
“I’m not going to weigh into the detail that’s being debated in Congress right now at on the federal level. I have shared a few thoughts with federal […]

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Over half of public comments to FCC on net neutrality appear fake: study https://t.co/Rlt8ySxkEP pic.twitter.com/AE1P3RHGcr— Reuters Science News (@ReutersScience) November 29, 2017

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[29 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]

No, Chief Justice John Roberts Is Not a “Secret Liberal” https://t.co/cWjln5jTwB

— reason (@reason) November 29, 2017