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The old obit man looks around

When I was 20, I dropped out of college and got a job with a morning newspaper whose city editor, Mr. Walt Streightiff, put me to work writing obituaries of ordinary men and women whose deaths were not considered newsworthy. Other reporters handled …

Democrats yelp as Trump upholds the Constitution

Donald Trump is criticized, often justly, for misstatements of facts and failure to understand the details of public policy. But in two of his most recent controversial actions, he has taken stands upholding the rule of law and undoing the lawless …
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Notable & quotable: Oct. 17, 2017

The Washington Post's Jennifer Rubin points out that "Ohio Gov. John Kasich was one of the few Republicans to lambaste the president and Congress for using Americans as hostages in a political game. On 'Meet the Press,' Kasich let it rip:" People …
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Let's get on with the business of making America strong again

Let's get on with the business of making America strong again When are our politicians, especially the Left, going to admit the election is over, and our president is Donald Trump, whether they like it or not? I'm not asking them to "join the …

NFL players should be real men and quit whining

NFL players should be real men and quit whining After many weeks of seeing our national anthem being disrespected by the NFL, I would like to voice my personal opinion on this. I believe in your right to protest, but showing lack of respect to …
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The clock is ticking for Republicans

Republicans continue their habit of lining up in a circular firing squad, killing all their attempts at actually governing. Governing? What's that? Isn't that what they were elected to do? This is a party that controls all three branches of …
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Raise gas tax before election-year politicking

Recent editorials from South Carolina newspapers: The Sun News April 6 Raise gas tax before election-year politicking Taxes on gasoline and other motor fuels are effectively user fees; motorists pay for using roads when they …
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