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How sweet is it that the Toronto Blue Jays are ranked 30th of 30 Major League teams? Continue reading
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My wife showed this to me. I have tears streaming down my cheeks as I watch it. Continue reading
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Authoritativeness is inversely proportional to partisanship. Could scientists have done more to undermine their authoritativeness than go on a politicized march? How stupid are these people? Continue reading
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Give Us a Wink (1976). Great guitar work. Continue reading
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Some of you may recall that I'm reading the 10-volume Encyclopedia of Philosophy, 2d ed., at the rate of two pages per day. I'm pleased to report that I've been at it for exactly 10 years—since 24 April 2007. I'm... Continue reading
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Which state borders the most states? I haven't done a comprehensive survey, but Colorado borders seven states. See here. Addendum: Tennessee borders eight states! Continue reading
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Here is Kurt Schlichter's latest column. Continue reading
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As a member of the Citizens Task Force on Violence, I am pleased and proud of the work we did and grateful to The Star for its extensive coverage of our recommendations and the laudatory editorial. (April 21, 12A, “There’s... Continue reading
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Join me in congratulating @NASA's @AstroPeggy by using the hashtag #CongratsPeggy! Earlier today: https://t.co/z1pte6dgD0 pic.twitter.com/8AcmargFGP— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) April 24, 2017 Continue reading
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Here is the final kilometer of today's one-day classic, Liege-Bastogne-Liege, which I watched live, online, on NBC Sports Gold. The winner, Spanish cyclist Alejandro Valverde, averaged 25.0 miles per hour over the 160-mile course. Continue reading
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There is something about being named Bill that connects sexual harassment and celebrities. Clinton, Cosby and Billy Bush (for admiring the behavior) have paid a high price for their “peccadillo.” But Fox had to pay $13 million to get rid... Continue reading
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Eventually, but at a later date so we can get started early, Mexico will be paying, in some form, for the badly needed border wall.— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) April 23, 2017 Continue reading
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Michele Scarponi (1979-2017). Continue reading
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Why is President Donald Trump sending a great naval armada to threaten North Korea? What is the sense of a policy that threatens a country that arms itself because it feels threatened? Kim Jong Un may seem to be crazy,... Continue reading
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Progressives believe, and never cease saying, that conservatives are anti-science. In my experience, it's progressives, not conservatives, who are anti-science. Think of all the scientific topics that are taboo for leftists: sex differences; racial disparities in IQ; investigations into the... Continue reading
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I got to wondering during today's bike ride how many hours I spent in the saddle in 2016, when I rode 6,288 miles. I estimate my average speed at 16.5 miles per hour. That makes 381.0 hours, or two weeks,... Continue reading
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