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Bill Clinton: 'Nobody's Seen a Communist in Over a Decade'


Clinton called out Florida Rep. Allen West, who said he could name 80 Communist members of the House. "This is not the 1950s!" Clinton exclaimed. [[Politico]]

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Morning-After Pill Opponents Are Probably Wrong on the Science


The debate over the pill might be based on outdated science that says the pill prevents fertilized eggs from implanting in the womb – potentially throwing a wrench in arguments from the anti-abortion set.[[New York Times]]

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Vatican Reprimands Nun for Book on Sexuality.


Sister Margaret Farley wrote a book that makes religious arguments for same-sex marriage and masturbation, and got chastised by the Vatican for her trouble.[[New York Times]]

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Ex-Spook: More Spies on U.S. Soil Now Than the Cold War


Former CIA officer Henry Crumpton asserts in his new book that there are more foreign spies in America than ever, even than during the height of the Cold War. [[Salo n]]

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Nobody Wants to Play Golf With Jack Abramoff


Members of the Manor Country Club in Maryland are reportedly opposed to Abramoff's application for membership. "It's very difficult for felons to live in society," he says. [[Washington Post]]

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