Attytood Archive: August, 2009

Every American should read this article

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"Five Myths About Health Care in the Rest of the World." It's all good, but here's two snippets: The key difference is that foreign... Read more

Whacked-out GOP gov hopeful blames one on the Gipper

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By every political measure, this should be the GOP's year in the handful of key 2009 elections taking place. Joblessness remains high, voters... Read more

Nomar: Missing the big picture

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It's the slowest sports day we've seen in Philly for a while -- so slow that the only new story really percolating is a rumor that the Phillies... Read more

Kennedy's successor: When the right thing happens for the wrong reason

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There sure have been a lot of U. S, Senate vacancies in the last year -- more than I can remember than in any time in my lifetime. Some have... Read more

What justice looks like

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Of course, justice looks even better when it lasts for more than 55 months, but in deck-stacked America in 2009 we'll take what we can get... Read more

More proof that our addiction to foreign oil helps the terrorists

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OK, in this case it's actually Great Britain's addiction to foreign oil, but we all face the same issue: The British government decided... Read more

The last word (not exactly) on Ted Kennedy

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I don't have a lot more to say about Ted Kennedy, the man, or his legacy (although I am planning to comment on selecting his replacement... Read more

New president, same old war against press freedom in Iraq

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Is it audacious to hope that a new president promising change might at least put an end to America's unwarranted and indefinite jailing of... Read more