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5 Proven Cures for Writer’s Block

  There’s an understood eeriness about this place. The cramped crick of teeth clenched drowns out the wind. Insects the size of pets clobber the windshield. Signs point directly at you pleading, stop, turn around, you’re going the wrong way.

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5 Proven Cures for Writer’s Block

  There’s an understood eeriness about this place. The cramped crick of teeth clenched drowns out the wind. Insects the size of pets clobber the windshield. Signs point directly at you pleading, stop, turn around, you’re going the wrong way.

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Why Comcast is Unequivocally the Worst Company Ever

“You would think Comcast had cured world hunger instead of, I don’t know, doing their own goddamn jobs that they’d been neglecting for the better part of a month.”

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Why Comcast is Unequivocally the Worst Company Ever

“You would think Comcast had cured world hunger instead of, I don’t know, doing their own goddamn jobs that they’d been neglecting for the better part of a month.”

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Citizens United: A Masterstroke of Liberty

“But you protest! A corporation does not have the right to free speech. People have the right to free speech.”

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Citizens United: A Masterstroke of Liberty

“But you protest! A corporation does not have the right to free speech. People have the right to free speech.”

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Profit, Incentives, and Innovation in the American Healthcare Model

“America is propping up the entire world’s healthcare system with innovations being driven by the dollar chasers in America.”

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Profit, Incentives, and Innovation in the American Healthcare Model

“America is propping up the entire world’s healthcare system with innovations being driven by the dollar chasers in America.”

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The Right to Life as it Pertains to Healthcare

“The idea that access to modern American medical care is a natural right seems rather preposterous when you look at it in another light.”

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The Right to Life as it Pertains to Healthcare

“The idea that access to modern American medical care is a natural right seems rather preposterous when you look at it in another light.”

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Freedom from Nature is not Free: A Commentary on the Individual Mandate

“To cut the shackles that bind the ill to nature, the healthy are being shackeled to the unhealthy by Obamacare.”

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Freedom from Nature is not Free: A Commentary on the Individual Mandate

“To cut the shackles that bind the ill to nature, the healthy are being shackeled to the unhealthy by Obamacare.”

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Quality political discourse has grown rare

“It’s not all white and black. There are many beliefs aligned with both political parties. Its unfathomable that you even portend to align yourself completely with one side or the other. It’s unlikely you thought every issue through and that you would agree with everything any one party believes. You confidently defend viewpoints that you don’t understand.”

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Quality political discourse has grown rare

“It’s not all white and black. There are many beliefs aligned with both political parties. Its unfathomable that you even portend to align yourself completely with one side or the other. It’s unlikely you thought every issue through and that you would agree with everything any one party believes. You confidently defend viewpoints that you don’t understand.”

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Ladies, Be Nice to Guys

“But don’t pretend he’s below you. Don’t pretend you didn’t want to be noticed by at least one guy that night. Don’t pretend this isn’t a game we all play from time to time, it’s called human connection. We all need it.”

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Ladies, Be Nice to Guys

“But don’t pretend he’s below you. Don’t pretend you didn’t want to be noticed by at least one guy that night. Don’t pretend this isn’t a game we all play from time to time, it’s called human connection. We all need it.”

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