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Nairobi. And Our Coverage

I, like most of us, I’m sure, was horrified, disgusted and saddened, when i read/heard/saw the news about the massacre at the Nairobi shopping mall. Between terroristic acts around the world, the mass shootings here in the U.S., and the … Continue reading

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And Then There Are the Adults … What’s Wrong with This Picture?

Geez, on the heels of finding a reporting of the inspiring Philadelphia boy who’s committed his allowance to an animal rescue organization for the past few years, a friend reposted the following on Facebook.: Outrage in Delaware, from the Daily … Continue reading

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The GOP’s True Colors Will Not Be Televised

In the wake of the right calling Sandra Fluke a sl*t for supporting access to birth control and Senator Akin’s appalling comments about “legitimate rape” and abortion, the GOP didn’t stop. Only this incident, as the attached points out, has … Continue reading

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Ah, the Pennsylvania Governor: Transparent as Mud

Imagine the scenarios Governor Corbett’s press people have to play out in their minds as they plan for every possible question about his actions. Q: Was a Philadelphia law firm paid a large sum of money to defend Pennsylvania’s voter … Continue reading

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How Do You Like Them Apples? Or, Wait…What?

Well, as I posted previously, the alleged Mayfair tire slasher has been arrested. This is good news. And, as I mentioned, I hope his neighbors take the high road and remain calm and above the law. But, aside from the … Continue reading

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Change Delayed = Justice Delayed

Contrary to what Geraldo Rivera may think, the killing of Trayvon Martin was not his fault, not his parents’ fault, and — certainly — not the hoodie’s fault. George Zimmerman is responsible for shooting him, for ignoring the request of … Continue reading

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