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PERRY: The NRA can’t put a number on too many school shootings

PERRY: The NRA can’t put a number on too many school shootings

We have created a perfect storm where we breed crazy boys bent on murderous sprees, ignore their blatant threats, and then make it incredibly easy to gun up and shoot ‘em up at places where we are most vulnerable to gun attacks

JENSEN: Obama's Predictable Response to VA Problems

JENSEN: Obama’s Predictable Response to VA Problems

When President Bush actually did learn about filthy conditions at Walter Reed Hospital, heads rolled. Two Generals in charge suddenly “retired” and a bipartisan committee was formed to oversee cleaning up the filth and provide the best care our country can offer

DUPUY: Casual Racism vs Institutionalized Racism

DUPUY: Casual Racism vs Institutionalized Racism

So we’ve grown adept at being disgusted when hearing racist things. Our corporate images are those of diversity. Sponsors flee from a hint of casual racism. Dr. Laura Schlessinger dropped a couple of n-bombs and was booted out of terrestrial radio, landing at XM Sirius

PERRY: Looking for new top cop? Don’t pick another blast from the past

PERRY: Looking for new top cop? Don’t pick another blast from the past

No doubt that as Aurora looks for its next chief, they’ll get a long-list of great cops looking to take the job. What will set apart just a few, however, is the cop that can hit the target with the bravado it takes to risk their own lives to save people for a living, and the humility to be cool when they have to admit they missed

JENSEN: Dems Fundraising Off Benghazi, Too

JENSEN: Dems Fundraising Off Benghazi, Too

No one knows for sure. Scientists who tested the Sarin are only certain that the sarin gas that killed a thousand people is not from the stores of the Syrian government

REAGAN: Angry Conservative Birds Need to Flock Together

REAGAN: Angry Conservative Birds Need to Flock Together

It’s become a bitter internal Twitter debate between Tea Party conservatives, economic conservatives, social conservatives, libertarians, hawks, doves and who knows how many others

DUPUY: The Six Degrees of Hillary Clinton Game

DUPUY: The Six Degrees of Hillary Clinton Game

Even Monica Lewinsky writing an article for Vanity Fair is a perfect premise for this stretching exercise. It’s summed up impeccably in the headline of NY Daily News columnist Linda Stasi, “Monica Lewinsky’s story reminds us Bill Clinton is to blame, Hillary Clinton doesn’t deserve female voter support.”

QUIDNUNC: Sound off on DIA noise

QUIDNUNC: Sound off on DIA noise

Councilman Bob Roth, of the house of Ward V, in the land of Southeastern Aurora, the first of his name, has eyes for the Pleather throne of the chair of mayor of Aurora

PERRY: Sure it’s a gamble, but consider opening a casino at Aurora’s Arapahoe Park

PERRY: Sure it’s a gamble, but consider opening a casino at Aurora’s Arapahoe Park

Aurora could do right what current casino towns have done wrong. Central City and Black Hawk, once decaying historical mining towns, were supposed to blossom into fun tourism meccas

GANDELMAN: A Second Chance for Donald Sterling?

GANDELMAN: A Second Chance for Donald Sterling?

Sterling wound up proving (1) he is a confirmed racist, (2) if the NBA values its branding they must get him to sell the team, and, (3) he is not quite as smart as a can of cat food.