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The nightly geriatric news

The first ad in the first commercial break of the nightly news is for adult diapers. The second is for a drug that will lower your cholesterol. The third ad is for a drug that will let you have sex. The fourth is for facelifts that will make you look 20 years younger.

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Holder leads rush to judgment

One thing an old Ivy League revolutionary can't stand is people noticing he represents the Establishment. He will go to great lengths to convince himself, if not others, this is not so.

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Highway to the danger zone

Remember MacGyver? He was the fictional secret agent of 1980s television who would get out of world-threatening jams using only duct tape and a Swiss Army knife. Listening to Pope Francis in Korea the other day, I had some flashbacks to the prime-time show.

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Playing chicken with China

Remember that old joke, “Why did the chicken cross the road?” Here’s a new one: Why does a dead chicken cross the ocean twice? The answer is because it’s cheaper to process U.S.-raised and slaughtered chicken in China than it is in the USA.

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Business Pulse: 8-24-14

Business Pulse: 8-24-14

Industrial Development Board director Don Alexander has been a busy man in recent weeks. At Thursday’s monthly IDB meeting, Don briefed board members about all the companies that have expressed interest in locating in Warren County.

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What did Hillary really say?

For the 2016 presidential race, I'm assuming Hillary Clinton's running because of how ostentatiously she's not made up her mind. By sitting tight, she basically freezes potential Democratic rivals in place, passively using her lead in opinion polls to prevent others from raising money.

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We should tolerate immigrants

Murrieta, in southern California, attracted a lot of TV cameras last month when protestors blocked three busses carrying illegal immigrants to a processing center.

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Stock guru will work for food

"At the height of its power, the photography company Kodak employed more than 140,000 people and was worth $28 billion. They even invented the first digital camera. But today Kodak is bankrupt, and the new face of digital photography has become Instagram. When Instagram was sold to Facebook for $1 billion in 2012, it employed only 13 people."

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Frantic Dems seek more money

I've been getting a lot of email from Democratic fundraisers lately. They seem very worried about November's elections.

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Looking for an heir apparent

The party of the next guy has no next guy.

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Can GOP regain Senate majority?

Republicans are hoping to regain their majority in the U.S. Senate in the upcoming midterm congressional elections. To do that, and strip  Democrat Harry Reid of his Senate Majority Leader post, they need a net of 6 seats.

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Business Pulse: 8-17-14

Business Pulse: 8-17-14

If Warren County Middle School students are looking to get into mischief, they now have a bank conveniently located on campus to rob.

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