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Tuesday, April 19, 2011

World News

United States
[1]  Remember them?  Leaked US diplomatic cables.  Huge debates over national security vs. free speech?
[2]  The definition of "the rich" is rather nebulous right now, with President Obama describing the targets of the tax hikes as "folks like myself who can afford to pay a little bit more."  There also appears to be no specific definition of what "a little bit more" means.

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