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Would you hire Malcolm Butler?

By Virginia Postrel, Bloomberg News February 04, 2015, 12:25 PM

The Super Bowl hero didn't have the “right” credentials. Nowadays, except in sports, you can't get to the big...

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Obama takes a wrong turn on infrastructure spending

By Editorial, Washington Post February 03, 2015, 07:10 PM

Why not just raise the federal gas tax, instead of the president's one-time corporate tax proposal?

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Can one be good (enough) without God?

By February 03, 2015, 07:10 PM

It's not that it's necessarily better to be religious, but it does confer a certain structure that modern securalism is missing.

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Support vaccination, doc, and no condescension

By Jodi Fenlon Rebuffoni February 03, 2015, 07:10 PM

It's not just parents' fault. The medical community must do better, both in educating the public and in responding evenhandedly to those who are wary.

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Has the Luminary Loppet gotten too big for its snow pants?

By Audrey Colasanti February 03, 2015, 07:10 PM

This year, after contributing an ice sculpture that evidently was not up to snuff, I wonder.

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Blogging is growing up and getting better all the time

By Noah Smith, Bloomberg News February 03, 2015, 11:33 AM

A look at its evolution, as one of the field's pioneers steps aside.

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Imagine if we wrote obits like this for men

By Alexandra Petri, Washington Post February 02, 2015, 06:30 PM

An Australian paper was, um, rather unflattering in describing the late Colleen McCullough.

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Counterpoint: Keystone is not as bad as the arguments against it

By Robert Sullentrop February 02, 2015, 06:30 PM

Recent statements in the opinion pages of the Star Tribune are in need of clarification.

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Counterpoint: Park Board's 'stewardship' argument is hypocritical

By Jake Werner February 02, 2015, 06:30 PM

The Kenilworth Channel and Cedar Lake — compare and contrast.

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Counterpoint: Dayton's strong-arm tactics defy his own definition of politics

By Benjamin Cherryhomes February 02, 2015, 06:30 PM

He may think he's sending a message, but who will receive it — and how?

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