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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

A Trial of Slime

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Wednesday, April 18, 2007

District Attorney Michael Nifong has apologized to the Duke University students he indicted for rape for "judgments that ultimately proved to be incorrect..."

Analysis and Commentary

A columnist's farewell

by Tod Lindbergvia Washington Times
Monday, April 16, 2007

When I came to Washington in 1985, it was with the expectation that I would be spending my life fighting the Cold War...

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Something to Watch

with Hoover Institutionvia Wall Street Journal
Wednesday, April 18, 2007

It was bound to happen: just as the Internet was settling into its role as haven for videos about car crashes, Britney Spears and teenage confessions, people had to come along to ruin it all by trying to be serious...

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Rethinking Javits

with Milton Friedmanvia New York Sun
Wednesday, April 18, 2007

News that the Spitzer administration is rethinking the plan to renovate and expand the Javits Center reminded us of what Charles Brunie, in a recent article for City Journal, describes as one of Milton Friedman's "choicest epigrams..."

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The Pulitzer Racket

with Thomas Sowellvia Human Events Online
Wednesday, April 18, 2007

Conservatives often ponder why more young conservatives don't go into journalism...

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The Advisers Are Writing Our Future

with John F. Coganvia New York Times
Wednesday, April 18, 2007

In the late 1990s, a small team of economists began traveling down to Austin, Tex., for occasional visits with Gov. George W. Bush, then an unannounced candidate for president...

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Alternative Minimum Tax

via Hoover Institution
Tuesday, April 17, 2007

The number of people paying the alternative minimum tax has tripled over the past five years...

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Great minds (if there are such) also differ

by Diane Ravitchvia Education Week
Monday, April 16, 2007

Deborah Meier and Diane Ravitch have found themselves at odds on policy over the years, but they share a passion for improving schools...