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Thursday, October 19, 2017
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Minnesota Teen Is Charged With Plot To Go On School Rampage

By Pat Pheifer, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) MINNEAPOLIS — A Waseca, Minn., teenager who idolized the Columbine High School shooters plotted to murder his parents and sister, then go on a rampage through Waseca’s junior high and high school, setting off pressure cooker bombs, throwing Molotov cocktails and gunning down fleeing students, according to criminal charges filed […]

May 2, 2014

Reid No-Revenue Plan Better Than It Looks?

Matt Yglesias at ThinkProgress makes the case for Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) as sneaky, tough negotiator: In the debate over the debt ceiling, for example, Republicans have sought to portray themselves as having two bottom lines. One is that any increase in the debt ceiling must be met dollar-for-dollar with spending cuts. The […]

July 25, 2011