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Soccer referee not sure if he should return home because he shook a woman’s hand

Al-Arabiya has the details. “These responses in the virtual world are normal. This woman is a friend and the wife of one of my closest friends. I am sorry for anyone who looks for trivial things.” … “I do not … Continue reading

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A forceful argument for a hard Brexit

If you believe that the United Kingdom ought to tell the European Union to shove off, then this argument in the Spectator is perfect for you. Every country that has ever flourished economically achieved its success by wise government policies … Continue reading

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CFL Notes: 2018 Week 6 Power Rankings

Calgary laid waste to another opponent. Meanwhile, the BC Lions might have saved their season by rallying from a 17-0 deficit. Here we go with the Week 6 CFL Power Rankings (with last week’s ranking in the parentheses before the … Continue reading

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The Guardian nails it: FOX’s World Cup coverage has been awful

The Guardian reminds us that covering an international sports event requires depth, talent and skill. And FOX has shown too little of all of those to its American audience. If Fox has missed an opportunity to reel in casual American … Continue reading

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Heather “Lyke”-s what she’s doing. Will Pitt fans?

Heather Lyke has not been shy about making changes; she’s dismissed more than a half-dozen coaches in her 17-month tenure as the athletic director at the University of Pittsburgh. As the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports, she’s had one goal in mind … Continue reading

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Explain how a rational American can support a president who…

…seeks to undermine the Western political and military alliance …curry favors tyrants …condones racism …refuses to criticize white nationalists …hates journalists …mocks the disabled …separates families …ignores overwhelming evidence regarding climate change …pays people for their silence …sees no reason … Continue reading

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A horrible day in Pakistan: More than 130 dead in election rally bombing

The Associated Press has the details. In the southwestern province of Baluchistan, a suicide bomber killed 128 people, including a politician running for a provincial legislature. Four others died in a strike in Pakistan’s northwest, spreading panic in the country. … Continue reading

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