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Rationing, baby

Zinn, the debate

Drop that salt shaker, kid!

The nanny state begets the nanny county:

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — A southern Indiana county plans to use a $20,000 federal grant to teach local restaurants and residents how to cut sodium levels in food to make for healthier meals.

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Shut up, they explained

Legitimate question

Simply answering the question of whether abortion should be permissible in cases of rape can get a candidate into enough trouble. Missouri Republican U.S. Senate candidate Todd Akin found a creative way to really boost the negative reactions:


While explaining his position, Akin claimed that pregnancy only rarely results from “legitimate rape.”