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Newt Gingrich’s recent remarks show that hatred towards gays still remains strangely acceptable
Cheating scandals aside, the grandaddy of high-stakes college admissions testing soldiers on
The Republican strategist and Democratic pollster in their bi-weekly faceoff about Election 2012
Why the image of the scientist needs a makeover