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    March 20, 2012

    Meet the Race Car-Driving Conservative After Rep. Ralph Hall's Seat

    America is in a pissy, irascible, throw-the-bums-out, anti-incumbent kinda mood. Even, apparently, if it means unseating a longtime congressman with some serious seniority and a choice committee chair. According to Charlie Cook over at the National Journal, there are some 22 House Republican primar ... More >>

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    December 22, 1994

    Rape of the forest

    Indonesia is home to one of the world's worst ongoing environmental tragedies