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Mitt Romney and Bain Capital

Gov. Mitt Romney, former CEO and founder of Bain Capital, has in essence told us that he is qualified to be president because of his knowledge of the economy and his success as a businessman. Personally, let me say that I have no grudge or animosity towards Mitt Romney, Bain Capital or the fact that Mitt Romney is extremely wealthy. Mitt Romney has proven beyond a shadow of a doubt that he knows how to make money. He and Bain Capital have used every trick in the book in order to make money. They have used the tax system to their

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One of the Dumbest Moves in a VERY Long Time – Gov. Sanford (Update)

He was where?  Seriously? This may be the dumbest move in the last five years. I can’t think of anything dumber off the top of my head. I’m currently looking for video of Sanford’s news conference. (I found it.) Although Sanford might not be the dumbest man alive, he is clearly in the running for the award. So if I don’t show up for work for five days… is that okay? If I don’t call or email to tell folks where I BE at, is that cool? All I have to do is give some tearful apology and I still have

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President Obama speaks at Arlington National Cemetery

It is time to bring everyone home. I’m not sure want we are trying to achieve in Afghanistan. Whatever it is, I’m not sure that staying in Afghanistan will achieve it. President Barack Obama delivers a wonderfully thoughtful and short speech at Arlington National Cemetery today. Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy From Obama’s Speech: I know that there is nothing I will not do to keep our country safe, even as I face no harder decision than sending our men and women to war — and no moment more difficult than writing a letter

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.

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The Thirteeneth Juror

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