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No Clear Mission: Why Are We in Uganda?

Friday, November 11th, 2011 - by Harvey Glickman

Detailing a number of possible motives — including a recent oil discovery — for Obama's Ugandan mission.

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Cable News Snake Oil: How Media ‘Experts’ Mislead the Public

Friday, November 11th, 2011 - by Rob Taylor

How much longer will CNN empower self-proclaimed "profiler" Pat Brown to excuse criminality?

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Quiet Success in South America

Friday, November 11th, 2011 - by Jaime Daremblum

The underappreciated economic achievements of Uruguay and Paraguay. (Spanish translation of this article can be found here.)

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Lifestyle Taxes Go Up in Smoke

Friday, November 11th, 2011 - by Jazz Shaw

When will politicians learn that raising "sin taxes" brings in less revenue than expected?

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Everything You Thought You Knew About Jon Huntsman Is Wrong

Friday, November 11th, 2011 - by Nichole Austin

A closer look at the former Utah governor might surprise some conservatives. Also read Christian Adams: Huntsman Take Three

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Éxito silencioso en América del Sur

Friday, November 11th, 2011 - by Jaime Daremblum

Los logros económicos de Uruguay y Paraguay no generanla atención debida

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The Cellular Telephone and its Discontents

Friday, November 11th, 2011 - by Theodore Dalrymple

A new study claims that cell phones don't cause tumors. Which doesn't mean that they don't cause other forms of harm.

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PJTV: Victor Davis Hanson on 2012 and the State of Conservatism

Thursday, November 10th, 2011 - by Roger L Simon
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This is the first of two interviews I did with Victor Davis Hanson at his farm in Selma, California. The one concerns the coming election. In the second – more wide ranging – Victor talks of his childhood on a California farm and how he came to be the conservative intellectual and scholar he is today. You also get a look at the farm.

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The Five Most Infantile Beliefs on Display at the ‘Occupy’ Tantrums

Thursday, November 10th, 2011 - by Kyle-Anne Shiver

Most of the lot are, we can be pretty certain, pure hope-dopers from the Obama Youth brigade – the in-your-face and up-yours gang – now come to flaunt their disillusionment with their adolescent president.

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Why Can’t the Republicans Nominate a Genuine Right-Wing Nut?

Thursday, November 10th, 2011 - by Frank J. Fleming

Conservatives just need to come to grips with the fact that it's always going to be a Mitt Romney-type who leads the ticket.

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Another DOE Loan Scandal: Are We Bailing Out Spain’s Solar Collapse?

Thursday, November 10th, 2011 - by Richard Pollock

Following the collapse of Spain's solar sector, a Spanish company with ties to Democrats received $2.7 billion in US Energy Department loans.

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Drunkblogging Wednesday’s GOP Presidential Debate

Wednesday, November 9th, 2011 - by Stephen Green

It's Martinis for Michigan, as Steve Green drunkblogged yet another debate.

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My Meeting with The Girl With Three Legs

Wednesday, November 9th, 2011 - by Phyllis Chesler

How do you put yourself back together after your family has hurt you so deeply?

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Half a Loaf in Ohio’s Issues Election

Wednesday, November 9th, 2011 - by Tom Blumer

While an attempt at public-sector reform was defeated, ObamaCare suffered an epic fail.

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Who Will Take the Bait on Cain’s Sexual Harassment Allegations in Tonight’s Debate?

Wednesday, November 9th, 2011 - by Ryan Mauro

My bet: Rick Santorum. After all, when you’re polling in the low single digits, you have nothing to lose. (Update: Find out tonight when our own Stephen Green drunkblogs the debate, beginning at 8:00 PM eastern.)

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Holder Plays Dumb, Dems Push Gun Control

Wednesday, November 9th, 2011 - by Bob Owens

America should be disgusted with Holder's answers and the blame-shifting by his Democratic questioners.

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The President, Congress, and Menachem Zivotofsky’s Passport

Wednesday, November 9th, 2011 - by Rick Richman

Can an American citizen born in Jerusalem list "Israel" as his nation of birth?

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Deflating the Higher Education Bubble

Wednesday, November 9th, 2011 - by Brian Erst

A sensible plan for reducing student debt needs to start with the loan approval process. I call it the 10/10/10 Plan.

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Thanksgiving Dinner As Combat Zone: A Guide to Survival

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 - by Belladonna Rogers

PJ Advice columnist Belladonna Rogers on coping with jarring jamborees of boorish behavior.

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How the GOP Should Talk (and Not Talk) to Latinos About Immigration

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

Six things the GOP is doing wrong—and six they could be doing right—when talking about immigration.

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Proper Government Would End ‘Occupy Wall Street’

Monday, November 7th, 2011 - by Walter Hudson

When it comes to protecting individual rights and property, we actually need more government.

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E.Coli in Organic Food Leads to 50 Dead in Germany

Monday, November 7th, 2011 - by Theodore Dalrymple

Perhaps health-food and vitamin supplements should be labelled, “Warning: Over-Concern for Your Health May Be Damaging to Your Health.”

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Muslim Prayers of Hate

Monday, November 7th, 2011 - by Raymond Ibrahim

Far from reflecting one's "grievances," prayers reflect the teaching's of one's faith.

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Wasted ‘Climate Change’ Cash Could Save Lives Instead

Sunday, November 6th, 2011 - by Tom Harris and Robert M. Carter

Tomorrow’s theoretical problems have been trumping today’s urgent needs.

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In Praise of Capitalist Inequality

Sunday, November 6th, 2011 - by Paul Hsieh

As both Ayn Rand and Steve Jobs would remind them, the economic inequality that the OWS protestors oppose is not something to be condemned, but to be celebrated.

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