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Early voting for Frederick city: More about convenience
FrederickNewsPost.com / Tue, 31 May 2016 02:00:00 -0400
The city of Frederick is mulling whether to open city polling places for a couple of days preceding 2017’s election. Although statistics from nearby cities suggest that those two days won’t significantly increase the number of voters who cast ballots,…

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Culture warriors can save U.S.
WashingtonTimes.com / Mon, 30 May 2016 19:41:08 -0400

As President Obama's corrosive legacy continues to bulldoze the best interests of the American people, we are painfully reminded of just how insidious overwhelming government can be. It is not so different from the tyrannical government that inspired the American Revolution.

Indeed, Mr. Obama's arrogant, monarchial reign and reckless, narcissistic ...

EDITORIAL: Katie Couric’s gun documentary misfires, prompts apology
WashingtonTimes.com / Mon, 30 May 2016 19:41:09 -0400

Katie Couric is, as she says, a renowned television reporter and anchorperson. She has worked for CBS, NBC and ABC, and now she's something called a "global news anchor" at Yahoo. She has been a host of NBC's "Today Show," presided over the CBS Evening News and, no surprise, she ...

EDITORIAL: The price of liberty
WashingtonTimes.com / Mon, 30 May 2016 19:41:04 -0400

Privacy and the security of letters and papers were once regarded as the inviolate rights of free men, even sometimes guarded to foolish lengths. On the eve of Pearl Harbor in 1941, Cordell Hull, the secretary of State, rebuked the interception of communications between Japan and its embassy on Massachusetts ...

Facebook as our morning paper
FrederickNewsPost.com / Tue, 31 May 2016 02:00:00 -0400
I had the occasion to stay with some extended family for a few days recently. “Oh, Facebook,” my cousin remarked one morning. He scrolled idly through his phone as we sat drinking coffee. “It’s like reading the morning paper, huh?”…

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