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Romney’s continued attack on the auto industry

I’ve been been working on and off for the last two hours on trying to get a decent post together on Mitt Romney and his attack on the auto industry bailout. I have either writer’s block or brain freeze or some combination of both. Let’s see what Steve had to say on this subject – Mitt Romney has earned a well-deserved reputation for taking both sides of several dozen issues. As a rule, however, the Republican presidential hopeful tries to take these positions one at a time. Romney’s position on President Obama’s rescue of the American automotive industry is a little

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Better fuel economy for the future?

Now, I am old enough to remember the gas crisis of the mid-to-late 1970s. As a matter fact, I remember one of our debate topics (yes, I was a nerd and I took debate in high school) was on alternative fuels. There was a huge panic that there were not enough economical cars. The average Cadillac and Lincoln Town Car only got 10-12 miles to the gallon. All you had to do was to see those lines. Some people waited in line for hours. Others tried to beat the lines and showed up first thing in the morning before the gas

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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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