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Coffee Break // Teachers Strong As Students Suffer
In the Nov. 14, 2012, edition of MidWeek, my fellow columnist Larry Price commented on the recent study by the Thomas B. Fordham Institute, which...

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Coffee Break // A Lifelong Love Affair With America
INVICTUS Out of the night that covers me Black as the pit from pole to pole. I thank whatever gods may be for my unconquerable...

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Coffee Break // Becoming A Heart Attack Expert
It was autumn 1991: “I know this is uncomfortable, dearie, but it’s still a lot better than the Black and Decker through the sternum.” The...

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Coffee Break // Obama Failing As A World Leader
Re: the TV images of American embassies and consulates in flames or under various degrees of siege across the globe. Welcome to a world without...

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Coffee Break // Town, School Honor Fallen Alum
Ottawa Hills, Ohio, is a small, close-knit community of shaded streets, well-groomed lawns, and a variety of provincial and Tudor-style upscale homes. Contiguous to Toledo,...

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Coffee Break // Romney Goes All Out To Help A Friend
One July day in 1996, the Bain Capital mission of buying distressed businesses, fixing the problems and then selling them at a profit to Bain...

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Coffee Break // Punchbowl’s Art
I had a recent weekend visit by the 17-year-old son of close friends in Australia. James is in a summer program for talented high schoolers...

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Coffee Break // Items In The News Worth Noting
Last week, upon my return from a two week Mainland trip, I picked up the July 26 Honolulu Star-Advertiser at the airport between the arrival...

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Coffee Break // Mormon Critics Aiming At Romney
It was inevitable. Just as John F. Kennedy was excoriated by anti-Catholics before winning the Presidential race in 1960, the anti-Mormon activists are coming out...

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Coffee Break // The Brilliance Of Roberts’ Vote
Dov Fischer begins his “American Thinker” commentary June 29 with a startling assertion: “Chief Justice John Roberts has handed a remarkable victory to American conservatives...

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