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Never Apologize to the Mob

What once was the start of healthy debate is now just as often a catalyst for personal and professional destruction. “The mob” is out to cancel anyone who crosses it. Paris Dennard describes the problem and offers a solution.
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Nikes’ Augustine takes 1st place at Tony Proctor Invitational Cross Country Meet

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Note Dame – West Burlington runners take off at the start of the Tony Proctor Cross Country meet at the Burlington RecPlex Thursday afternoon. Hadley Augustine (1061) took first place honors, Kennedy Ritter (1062) placed fifth, and Landry Begner placed tenth.
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ND-WB Nikes run at Tony Proctor Invitational Cross Country Meet

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Notre Dame – West Burlington runners, Alex Abouassaly (1064), Sage Eggar (1066), Ryne Rogers (1065), Anthony Moad (1067), and Connor Bush (1068), start running at The Tony Proctor Cross Country Invitational Meet at the Burlington RecPlex Thursday afternoon. Coach Lee Lundvall looks on.
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Police Go Where the Crime Is

Are the police friend or foe? Are they necessary to preserve order, or are they unnecessarily intrusive? Do they have society’s best interest in mind, or are they racist and violent? Heather Mac Donald, Senior Fellow at the Manhattan Institute, analyzes the numbers behind these hot-topic questions.
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I Love America Too Much to Stay Silent

Nestride Yumga experienced real corruption and civil rights abuses in Africa. Then she came to America, the land of opportunity, education, and freedom. So when Black Lives Matter protests declared America guilty of systemic racism and injustice, she knew she had to defend her adoptive country.
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What’s Wrong with Wind and Solar?

Are wind, solar, and batteries the magical solutions to all our energy needs? Or do they come with too high a price? Mark Mills, Senior Fellow at the Manhattan Institute, analyzes the true cost — both economic and environmental
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Howard Johnson Hotel sold for $1.65-million

Click here: Howard Johnson Hotel in Burlington, Iowa, a 96-room hospitality property sold for $1.65 million.

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Catholic priest says “You cannot be Catholic & a Democrat. Period.” Texas bishop backs him up

Click here: A Wisconsin Catholic priest says,”You cannot be Catholic and be a Democrat. Period,” Father Altman said in the video posted Aug. 30. “The party platform absolutely is against everything the Catholic Church teaches, so just quit pretending that you’re Catholic and vote Democrat. Repent of your support of that party and its platform or face the fires of hell.”

Father James Altman, pastor of St. James the Less Catholic Church, lashed out at Father James Martin, who participated in the Democratic National Convention.

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Falcons overpower Trojans, 42-12

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West Burlington – Notre Dame Quarterback Hayden Vandenberg (16) leads the Falcons on the field for their game against Fairfield Friday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Fairfield, 42-14.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Running Back Travain Donaldson (18) carries the ball against Fairfield Friday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Fairfield, 42-14.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame’s Kenyon Boyd (74) recovers a Fairfield fumble Friday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Fairfield, 42-14.
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West Burlington – Notre Dame Tight End Marvion Jackson (80) catches a pass for 30-yards against Fairfield Friday night in West Burlington. WBND defeated Fairfield, 42-14.
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Democrat Operative Admits To Mail-In Voter Fraud

Democrat Operative Admits To Mail-In Voter Fraud and describes how they do it.