Tag Archives: Holidays

And here’s hoping …

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Merry Christmas!

Today is the day we celebrate the most famous poor person in history. Lest we forget.

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Happy Fourth of July (and what the Declaration actually said)

E.J. Dionne explains it all.

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It’s Urban Beach Weekend in Miami … please don’t act (too) crazy

It’s that time of year again! When the hip-hop fans descend on Miami Beach/South Beach, the cops come out, and the natives get scarce. (And nobody thinks about Memorial Day.) Come for the Diddy (yeah, this is only ONE of … Continue reading

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On President’s Day, the POTUS sexy ranking (plus, the 5 scariest people who never became president)

Because really, what is more important than that? [Spoiler alert: you get points for having mutton chops, dating or being a Hollywood celeb, or wrestling an alligator, none for being jowly, fat or just plain mean...] Enjoy, courtesy of Nerve.com. … Continue reading

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On King day, a chance to be great

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. famously said that “all can be great, because all can serve.” On this MLK Day, every American can be proud of this country’s humanitarian gestures to the people of Haiti, including the fine work being … Continue reading

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Bill McCollum’s Martin Luther King Jr. problem

[UPDATED with response from the McCollum campaign.] Bill McCollum is part of a small, elite circle of politicians. Back in 1983, when Ronald Reagan was president and unicorns with cotton candy hooves scampered through the twilight dreams of American conservatives, … Continue reading

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Happy holidays from the Reid Report!

Whatever you’re celebrating today, be it Christmas or Hanukkah or Kwanzaa or just the fact that you lived to see today, here’s hoping you’re enjoying it with beloved family and friends. And especially to those who cannot be with their … Continue reading

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Stay classy, GOP

It took about one minute for Indiana Congressman Mike Pence’s GOP Thanksgiving address to shift from “support the troops” and “give thanks,” to “Attack President Obama.” Per Raw Story: “We have much to be thankful for,” Pence began. But his … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving! … unless you’re a turkey, in which case, never mind

The turkey has been pardoned, the guest lists set, and now, all that’s left to do is get ready for some football (and pie). This year, the Reid family will be doing something we haven’t done in a while — … Continue reading

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