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Stupidity, lies, and videotape

Lies and promises have been a staple of politics since its inception. As Plato observed, “propaganda, that is, 'enticing people into a change of opinion by promises of pleasure' and deceit always go together.” ...
Published: 11/26/14

Letters to the editor, Nov. 22

Act on sinkholes
Published: 11/26/14

The definition of a ‘low information voter’

A new poll by U.K.-based Ipsos MORI, one of the largest market research and data-polling organizations in the world, illustrates just how wrong people are in their assumptions about some very critical social issues. The global survey “Perceptio...
Published: 11/26/14

Be careful

After what happened last week, Pasco County officials are probably wondering, “Was it something we said?” They most certainly got a lesson in what comes of riling federal regulators, especially during the Obama administration. ...
Updated: 1 months ago

Seinfeld’s autism revelation not about nothing

Jerry Seinfeld’s recent disclosure that he thinks he has autism created quite a stir in the autism world and beyond.
Updated: 1 months ago

Letters to the editor, Nov. 19

Get over it
Updated: 1 months ago

Obama’s graceless immigration blackmail

In a fit of postelection modesty, President Barack Obama is offering not to take executive action to grant amnesty to millions of illegal immigrants — provided Republicans do his bidding on immigration. ...
Updated: 1 months ago

Letters to the editor, Nov. 15

Vote fraud real
Updated: 1 months ago

The mantle of change up for grabs

For Democrats, 2008 feels long ago. A party that rode the Obama wave to historic congressional majorities is now saddled with a president who was the hot new thing six years ago. Its agenda tends to be picayune or pointless, and its new generation of...
Updated: 1 months ago

Amendment 1 will benefit all Floridans

In the just-completed election, more than 4.2 million Floridians voted to approve the Florida Water and Land Conservation Initiative — Amendment 1, for short.
Updated: 1 months ago

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