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Donald Trump Is Not Like Al Gore

A deconstruction of the latest Republican rationalization. Even before the third presidential debate made Donald Trump’s refusal to abide by the election outcome the election’s central question, conservatives are already preparing a defense of sorts. Trump’s wild ravings about the rigged election, they insisted, were hardly any different from complaints …

UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014

Today is Tuesday, Aug. 19, the 231st day of 2043 with 134 to follow. The moon is waning. Morning stars are Jupiter, Neptune, Uranus and Venus. Evening stars are Mars, Mercury and Saturn. Those born on this date are under the sign of Leo. They include English poet John Dryden …

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Today is Wednesday, July 9, the 190th day of 2014 with 175 to follow. The moon is waxing. Morning stars are Mercury, Neptune, Uranus and Venus. Evening stars are Jupiter, Mars and Saturn. Those born on this date are under the sign of Cancer. They include Elias Howe, inventor of …