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Can we finally nix the myth that what this nation needs is a businessman who will “run America like a business”? If mining magnate Herbert Hoover wasn’t sufficient evidence, bankrupt casino hack Donald Trump should be the clincher.

By Dick Polman July 12, 2020
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The new American pastime: passing the buck.

By ALEXANDRA PIACENZA, Courier Columnist July 11, 2020
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Here’s how far Donald Trump is willing to go to ensure his re-election: After trying to normalize COVID-19 deaths among senior citizens and asking us to just get used to the fact that more people will die, he’s now willing to use America’s schoolchildren as pawns in a proxy fight with Democrats.

By John L. Micek July 10, 2020
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I am going to go out on a limb here: Every president of the United States has been elected by the Electoral College.

By Tim Wiederaenders July 9, 2020
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The online mob came for Harald Uhlig. What terrible thing had he done? As I show in my new video, he tweeted that Black Lives Matter “torpedoed itself, with its full-fledged support of #defundthepolice.” Instead of defunding, Uhlig suggested, “train them better.”

By John Stossel July 9, 2020
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Since the era known as the Cold War, China has been attempting to rival the USA as a superpower, and is admittedly focusing on world domination. Projections say that by 2030 China will surpass the USA’s economy if their current rate of progression is maintained....

By Ron Anderson, Courier Columnist July 8, 2020
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There's a reason “cancel culture” is awkward, and a reason we've brought it on ourselves.

By Tom Cantlon July 7, 2020
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Home Rule is about the “exciting” world of municipal budgeting. It’s about local control versus state control of the town’s revenues. It’s about how much of the town’s revenues can be used to provide services to the public.

By Darryl Croft, Special to the Review July 7, 2020
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On August 10, 1628, the Swedish warship Vasa set sail on her maiden voyage. At the time, she was the most powerfully armed warship in the world, carrying 64 bronze cannons on two gun decks. The wooden warship was a breathtaking sight.

By Richard Haddad July 6, 2020
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I’m getting a whole-house attic fan installed this week — just like the one my father had installed in my childhood home — and I cannot wait to cool my house using his old-time methods.

By Tom Purcell July 6, 2020