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GOP debate: Rick Santorum’s ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ blunder – latimes.com

 There were so many problems with former Sen. Rick Santorum’sbumbling response to a question on the military’s newly erstwhile “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy, so many angles from which to start an attack on the spectacle, that it’s impossible to pick a place to begin. Express dismay over Republican audiences’ …

First World Cup — This Day in History — 7/13/1930

 On July 13, 1930, France defeats Mexico 4-1 and the United States defeats Belgium 3-0 in the first-ever World Cup football matches, played simultaneously in host city Montevideo, Uruguay. The World Cup has since become the world’s most watched sporting event.  After football (soccer, to Americans) was dropped from the …