Attytood Archive: November, 2012

Shocker: Republicans vote to likely kill off what's left of public education in Chester

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This summer I wrote about the Corbett administration's fox-guarding-the-henhouse plan of placing a leading advocate for charter schools in... Read more

He would have been in a purple haze

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Jimi Hendrix would have turned 70 today. Had he lived, he'd be playing at the Borgata in Atlantic City...something to think about. Read more

The enemy of my enemy

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I was kind of lukewarm about Susan Rice as the next Secretary of State -- she has high qualifications, but she'd been around for a while... Read more

"Yes," I said. "Isn't it pretty to think so?"

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The New York Times editorial board actually believes that President Obama will make an effort to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay at some... Read more

Sometimes the best new casino is no casino at all

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In 1996, I'd been the Daily News' political writer for only a month or two when the paper sent (yes, sent!) me to Chicago to cover the Democratic... Read more

Obama: Drone killing is terrible...when Mitt Romney does it

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Let's face it: Drone killings have become the Staples' "Easy Button" of what we used to call foreign policy. The lesson that the French... Read more

Over 100 people died in Bangladesh so that Black Friday could live

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People pushing and shoving at the Wal-Mart and shooting each other over parking spaces were not the real outrage of this year's epic Black... Read more

Twinkie: Whodunnit?

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The killer of the Ring Ding is not whom the "lamestream media" would have you believe: But while headlines have been quick to blame unions... Read more