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MORGAN CARROLL: Cory Gardner’s fake birth control ploy

MORGAN CARROLL: Cory Gardner’s fake birth control ploy

Gardner knows that if voters find out the truth about his long history of voting to undermine Colorado women and families, he has no chance of winning in November

REAGAN: Homeland the Beautiful

REAGAN: Homeland the Beautiful

“‘Homeland’ isn’t really an American word, it’s not something we used to say or say now. It has a vaguely Teutonic ring — Ve must help ze Fuehrer protect ze Homeland! — and Republicans must always be on guard against sounding Teutonic.”

PERRY: Putin would certainly approve of the Jeffco school board's revisionist message

PERRY: Putin would certainly approve of the Jeffco school board’s revisionist message

Modifying and controlling the school system’s view on history and making sure there are no dissidents sounds like a job for another era’s Brown Shirts

Littwin: Karl Rove's sad, mad, pretend JeffCo coffee klatchers

Littwin: Karl Rove’s sad, mad, pretend JeffCo coffee klatchers

Yes, Keystone. Not immigration reform. Not Obamacare. Not over-the-counter birth control. Not ISIS. Not entitlements. Not the debt. Not guns. Not NSA. Not long-term unemployment. Not equal pay for women. Not same-sex marriage. Not the economy. Not income inequality. Not Broncos-Seahawks

DUPUY: On the Internet There's No Such Thing as a True Science Denier

DUPUY: On the Internet There’s No Such Thing as a True Science Denier

So it’s understandable how religious people—especially religious leaders—bristle at science. They’ve grown accustomed to being able to carve out exactly what they like from religious texts, leaving the objectionable stuff behind

QUIDNUNC: A vote for laying low at Shotgun Willies

QUIDNUNC: A vote for laying low at Shotgun Willies

We’re less shocked that a candidate (however legitimate) is using a strip club as a venue for a campaign event because that’s what politics has come to

PERRY: Smart Colorado voters, don't be fooled by GMO dark-ages nonsense

PERRY: Smart Colorado voters, don’t be fooled by GMO dark-ages nonsense

There is a growing community of scientists who are really, really worried about how pseudo-science and the dumbing down of America could lead to the new Dark Ages, and this mistaken rant against GMOs is a big part of that worry

REAGAN: The Media's Lynching of Ray Rice

REAGAN: The Media’s Lynching of Ray Rice

Those few seconds of silent and grainy elevator video were all the news media, the Ravens’ ownership and the NFL front office needed to try, convict and sentence Rice to a prime-time lynching.

Littwin: Committed to #winning the war on terror, in the same old way

Littwin: Committed to #winning the war on terror, in the same old way

Obama didn’t say how long it would take, only that it would take a while. He didn’t say how we’d know the mission was, uh, accomplished. And he didn’t say why, if we left again, that another ISIS or al-Qaeda in Iraq or some other disaffected group wouldn’t simply emerge in its place, starting the cycle over again

JENSEN: Hard to Trust Obama on Islamic State

JENSEN: Hard to Trust Obama on Islamic State

No wonder he has adopted President Bush’s concept of a “Coalition of the Willing” to fight ISIS. It’s a commonsense approach that he mocked as a candidate and has come to embrace.