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Obama v. Romney & Voter Apathy (Mine)

I got last minute tickets to see Obama at Colorado State University. Which was an awesome stroke of luck. I saw a sitting president. Not only a sitting president, but Barack Obama, the first black president. Awesome. Great. He was speaking…
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Law of Attraction & Money: The Jig is Up Standardized Testers

  The whole state just finished their Standardized Tests. If you're a parent you know that the entire school year has been hijacked by making sure kids pass these tests. It's legislation called No Child Left Behind and was the major…
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Girlz Make Language Their Bitch

The New York Times has an article, They’re, Like, Way Ahead of the Linguistic Currrrve, about how new studies have found that girls and women direct language for the rest of the population. The article is slightly condescending in tone,…
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I'm Sorry Jess Weiner

Last year I wrote a post about Jess Weiner's body issues. I feel bad about it. I want to apologize and make amends. Jess Weiner's body issues are Jess Weiner's body issues. They are her issues whether she chooses to talk about them in public…
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Politics of Growth

I find it so irritating when pundits declare a candidate "a waffler," claiming that they lack a moral compass or they stand for nothing if they have had the good sense to change their mind about something in the last 30 years. I call…
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The Truth About Mormons and Mitt Romney

via MittRomney.com Mitt Romney is the front runner for the Republican nomination for president in the 2012 elections, by many accounts. That is, if some Christian pastors don't convince their congregations that it's unacceptable to vote for…
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The Self Esteem Act is a Stupid Waste of Time

This is not real beauty. The photographs you see in magazines, on television, on the Internet and on billboards have been Photoshopped and touched up. The real people in them don't look like this at all. All of their flaws have been…
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Planned Parenthood, Solve the Federal Funding Abortion Problem

It's that time of year again. Republicans have introduced a bill that will ban federal funding for abortion procedures and Democrats have gotten all up-in-arms because this will put funding for birth control at risk because they have threatened…