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Video of the Day

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Today’s video of the day comes from The Daily Show, where the show’s experts provide a very apt comparison of George W. Bush and Abraham Lincoln.

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Quote of the Day

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“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead

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Not So Fast, NFL

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A Tale of Two Coaches By Dave Zirin  The flop-sweat had not even dried on Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning’s star-crossed brow before what will become the most endlessly thumped story of Super Bowl XLI hit the wires: For the first time in history, the head coaches of both teams[…]

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Barack Obama, Blacks, and Harvard Law

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By Keith Boykin  The big political story of the past few days is Barack Obama’s relations with black America. On Thursday, the Washington Post published a new poll that showed Hillary Clinton does significantly better with black voters than Obama does. Black Democrats in the poll chose Clinton by a[…]

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Photo of the Day

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Today’s photo of the day comes from Washington DC, where hundreds (not tens!) of thousands of citizens gathered on Saturday to protest the war in Iraq. In addition to everyday people, celebrities and politicians like Jesse Jackson, Tim Robbins, Jane Fonda, Susan Serandon, and Maxine Waters spoke and marched in[…]

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