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GOP Rebukes David Duke, But Not His Voters

Just when I thought David Duke had gone the way of the Betamax, buggy whips and record stores, the former Ku Klux Klan leader, Republican politician and jailbird has re-emerged to haunt the new Republican-controlled Congress.

Some Quiet Thoughts in a Loud World

It was drizzling, and the sky was that uniquely bleak color that on a paint chip might be called "Chicago gray," when I ran into a friend. We were both out for a solitary walk. "What are you up to?" She tilted her umbrella and glanced skyward.