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Jon Stewart versus Fox News (again)

We met a woman on vacation a year or so ago who seemed quite reasonable (especially since she was from Manhattan) until one day she said the only people who know the truth about Benghazi are the ones who watch … Continue reading

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The Worst Decade, Part 4: The Year 2003

It’s unbelievable, but you forget about these things. The space shuttle blowing up. SARS. The power blackout. And, of course… My most vivid memory from that terrible year: I’m sitting in a restaurant with my soon-to-be-former business partner. It’s March, … Continue reading

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The Worst Decade, Part 3: The Year 2002

The Iraqi regime has plotted to develop anthrax and nerve gas and nuclear weapons for over a decade. This is a regime that has already used poison gas to murder thousands of its own citizens, leaving the bodies of mothers … Continue reading

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Lest we forget

On the last day of the month named for the god of war: Nearly one full year before the Iraq war began, on March 31, 2002, Cheney informed Republican senators that the question of the U.S. invasion was not if, … Continue reading

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