Category: Politics

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Knitting in WWII: A Photoessay

Even before Pearl Harbor, Life Magazine answered the question “What can I do to help the war effort?” with a single word: “Knit.”

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Big Jim vs The Corona

When West Virginia’s governor “Big Jim” Justice speaks, the residents hold our breath to see what sort of colorful (read: embarrassing) babble will come out

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It’s Not Time…Yet

The options before us are not “burn the economy down through quarantine” and “burn the economy down through an epidemic”.

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The Berning at Waterloo

It was Waterloo for Feel the Bern. But it wasn’t even the Waterloo of historical fame. No, this was more like Waterloo, the ABBA song.

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The Director of the CDC Might Have Lied To Us

The likely reason the United States will not get drive-through testing is because we lack the testing capability, not because we want to preserve the provider-patient relationship.

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The Revolution That Didn’t Come

The Democratic Party has demonstrated that it is not the Republican Party in search of a freak flag to fly. Saved by a 55/45 party. For now.

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Linky Friday: Toil and Trouble

Finish the week off discussing and debating stories from across the street and around the world. Ordinary Times’ Linky Friday: Toil and Trouble for you to read and share.