February, 2012

Nanny State: Goat or Hero+

[Editor's Note:  Our newest editor, Hari Koh-Vert, has just posted an interesting…

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Uncle Sam Shouldn't Be A Sugar Daddy+

  Not every Republican in Florida spends their time stealing elections, it seems. …

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Schizo Nation: Same-Sex Marriage Vs. Contraception+

I’ve been thinking about this season’s weird contrast between the continuing…

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Introducing Hari Koh-Vert, Our New Enviro-Health Editor+

The Daily Cannibal is pleased to announce the appointment of Hari Koh-Vert as our new…

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Ultrasounding the Alarm+

This week’s controversy over a Virginia law requiring ultrasound before abortion…

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We Need A Hero: Why Our Athletes Are Gods+

The current kerfuffle over Jeremy Lin’s religious beliefs offers a wonderful…

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Onward Partisan Soldiers+

Warren Olney, host of NPR’s To the Point, made a shocking observation yesterday…

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Good Sports+

“First of all, I’d like to blame God,” says a football player in…

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No Child Left Alive+

I can breathe easier now.  It’s okay if we let them teach our students that global…

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Obsolete!+

Every morning, I look at my clock-radio with a mixture of sleepiness and mild revulsion.…

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Ain't She Sweet: JFK's Tell-All Schoolgirl+

  FRESH out of Miss Porter’s School in Farmington, Conn., a well-brought-up…

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Bang, You're Dead: Krugman Kills 55 Million Republicans With One Sentence+

“The point is that today’s dismal G.O.P. field — is there anyone who doesn’t…

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Mixed-Up Messages+

There are two delightful new attacks on women’s health for us to ponder today.…

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The Pop Is The Weasel: How Soft Drinks Are Poisoning Our Planet+

Sweetened beverages, or so-called “sugary sodas,” have acquired a nasty…

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Under the Gun, Over the Top+

NBC News seems to have decided that given its cable cousin MSNBC’s avowed leftward…

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They Steal More Than Votes+

We’re just screwed.  According to Newser,  The Washington Post reports that…

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"The Devil Made Me Do It:" Obama+

  What to do when your hero, whose honor cannot be questioned, does something he…

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