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Throw In A Rutabaga For The Appendectomy
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Throw In A Rutabaga For The Appendectomy

BY DAVID PERRYMAN Shortly after my wife was born, her father’s check paying the hospital in full was $86.30. The receipt showed that for the healthy delivery, the three day hospital stay was itemized as $30 for the delivery room, $10 per day for her mother’s room, $5 per day for the nursery, $3.50 for…

ObamaCare Under President Hillary Clinton
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ObamaCare Under President Hillary Clinton

BY FROMA HARROP We may be getting ahead of ourselves assuming that Hillary Clinton will be next president, but let’s proceed on that [comforting] notion. Few are better prepared to preserve and improve upon the Affordable Care Act than Clinton, who’s long immersed herself in health care policy. ObamaCare is complicated – built that way…

Is Losing The Election Part Of Trump’s Plan?
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Is Losing The Election Part Of Trump’s Plan?

BY FROMA HARROP What’s Donald Trump really up to? Is he using the election of 2016 to enrich himself, with no intention of assuming the burdens of the presidency? Many wonder. If that’s the plan, he’s going about it the right way. This may sound like political science fiction, but think. Success in such terms…

Reaping The Harvest
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Reaping The Harvest

BY BOB BEARDEN And suddenly they don’t like The Donald. Not just America, in general, but the Grand Old Party of Lincoln, in particular. He has been called out by the likes of Scott Walker, no piker himself to the nasty innuendo, and even Newty the Gingrich has gotten in the name-calling race and he,…

Digging To China
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Digging To China

BY DAVID PERRYMAN As have most children, I once undertook to dig to China. I am unsure why China is the anticipated destination of most amateur excavators, but I don’t remember anyone ever setting out to dig their way to Australia. I am certain that most of us who began digging had never heard of…

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