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Jonah Goldberg: Exhausted liberalism in search of a fresh face

Canaries are not very formidable birds, but they have their uses. For instance, coal miners learned over a century ago that when canaries gag and drop dead at the bottom of the cage, it’s a sign that maybe there’s something wrong with the air in the mine.

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Charles Krauthammer: Pact would only delay Iran’s goal of armed nukes

A sunset clause?

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Jonah Goldberg: Hillary still is redefining the Clinton brand

Is Hillary Rodham Clinton a McDonald’s Big Mac or a Chipotle burrito bowl? A can of Bud or a bottle of Blue Moon? J.C. Penney or J. Crew?”

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Kathleen Parker: Giuliani launches another litmus test for GOP

Republicans seem ceaselessly enamored of litmus tests, but the newest one — Do you believe President Barack Obama loves America? — makes birthers seem witty.

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Charles Krauthammer: Reid showed the way to end the filibuster

I’ve been radicalized. By Harry Reid and Barack Obama. Goodbye moderation and sweet reason. No more clinging to constitutional and procedural restraint. It’s time to go nuclear.

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Jonah Goldberg: There's silver lining to silly denials of Islamic terrorist links

“Could this argument be any dumber?”

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Kathleen Parker: Wordsmiths wage a war of words over war

Channel-surfing the nightly cable news, one is reminded that certitude is the enemy of sanity.

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Jonah Goldberg: University should show more tolerance for the intolerant

I once asked my late father if he had any experiences with anti-Semitism. There weren’t many. Although that was probably in part because of his scoring methodology. The Irish kids who beat up the Jewish kids in his Bronx neighborhood didn’t do so because they were anti-Semitic, but because “they had to fight somebody,” as my dad put it. Today, such behavior would probably be called a hate crime.

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Kathleen Parker: The riddle of fighting a Middle Age war

There’s a very 2001 feel to President Barack Obama’s request for authorization to use military force and the nauseating sense that we’ll be at war indefinitely.

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Kathleen Parker: Juicing the story, fanning the flames over NC shooting

As soon as the news broke Tuesday evening, anyone near a TV, radio or computer heard that three Muslim students were murdered near the University of North Carolina.

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Charles Krauthammer: Obama’s worldview of crusaders, appeasement

His secretary of defense says “the world is exploding all over.” His attorney general says that the threat of terror “keeps me up at night.”

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A learning process: Becoming a foster parent requires thought, answers

A learning process: Becoming a foster parent requires thought, answers

I knew foster parents were badly needed in Hall County when my husband and I signed up.

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Forging foster bonds not easy or natural

Everyone has an idea of what the role of parent means.

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Foster family adjusting to new roles

Foster family adjusting to new roles

About one month after getting approved as foster parents, my husband and I got our first placement.

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Fostering first: Up early, and little time to spare since

It’s 5:30 a.m. on a Saturday, and my husband taps me.

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Filling a need and a home: A foster parent's journey

Filling a need and a home: A foster parent's journey

We got the call at 3 p.m. on a Monday. Two little ones needed a home.

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