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Duke majors today

Looked up a few things on colleges today and found an interesting stat — the number of degrees Duke conferred in 2015-16 by major. I’m not sure how it accounts for double majors, but either way, it’s an interesting stat. My … Continue reading

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Add “grab her by the p—-” or the Trump U settlement, and the punchlines write themselves. Donald Trump Kicks Off Sexual Assault Awareness Month By Defending Bill O’Reilly

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It’s very easy to look at a laundry list of things that exist and say, ‘Cut, cut, cut, cut,’ and say, ‘Well, this is wasteful spending’ without really understanding the true impact,” said Durant City Manager Tim Rundel, who grew … Continue reading

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Forty days to contemplate how to talk without anger or bull—-

I’m giving up Twitter for Lent. You’ll still see automated notices every time I post something at Duresport (on @duresport feed) or here (on @duretalk — and anything I post here will be about music or how The Blacklist fell off … Continue reading

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Batman is a scientist … Just who are these 300 ‘scientists’ telling Trump to burn the climate? | John Abraham

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While the average wait time for refugee resettlement is 18 to 24 months, Iraqis and Syrians typically wait several years. Refugees are already vigorously vetted. I know because I vetted them. – The Washington Post

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My wife, who’s a radical Democrat, is laughing at me on this one,” said Hagedorn, who voted for Trump and continues to support the president. “It never occurred to me it would actually get worse for us, not better. This … Continue reading

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