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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: June 5, 2013 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- You might say I have a dog in this fight.

 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: June 1, 2013 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- News that women increasingly are the leading or sole breadwinner in the American family has resurrected the perennial question: Why do we need men?

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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: May 29, 2013 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- It's good to know that the war on terror is finally over. It was all so ugly, what with the beheadings and bombings.

 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: May 15, 2013 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- Breaking news: Conservative organizations suddenly have found common cause with one of their favorite objects of contempt -- the benighted Mainstream Media.

 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: May 8, 2013 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- Enough with this "enough" business.

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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: May 4, 2013 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- They lost me at the word "women."

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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: April 27, 2013 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- In a reprieve from the horror of the most recent terrorist attack, the nation's attentions turned to the man who declared the war on terrorism, George W. Bush.

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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: April 24, 2013 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- As the manhunt for the Boston bombers reached its climactic conclusion, Americans of all hues and backgrounds heaved a sigh of relief.

 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: April 20, 2013 3:55 AM

CHARLESTON, S.C. -- As the reporter said to the novelist: Why bother to make stuff up?

 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: April 17, 2013 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- You know the feeling. You wake up filled with dread but, still groggy, you can't put your finger on the reason.

 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: April 13, 2013 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- The recent kerfuffle over a secret recording of Sen. Mitch McConnell's campaign strategy meeting, which focused on opposition research about a likely opponent, actress Ashley Judd, has divided observers into two groups.

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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: April 10, 2013 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- The biggest obstacle to the Obama administration's push for tighter gun control may be its own best argument: Newtown.
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: April 6, 2013 3:55 AM

The striking juxtaposition of the preternaturally perfect Angelina Jolie, waifish and wispy in a ghostly gown, and the scrappy Pakistani schoolgirl Malala, her face cruelly misshapen by the effects of a Taliban bullet to the head, captures the confluence of feminine power assembled here to "lean on" the world to save women and girls.

 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: March 23, 2013 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- No matter what Barack Obama does, he cannot escape the shadow of his former political opponent.
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: March 20, 2013 3:55 AM
NEW YORK -- The recent rape conviction of two teenagers, one of whom also distributed a photo and sent cruel text messages about their victim, has captured the "bystander effect" in graphic and nauseating detail.
 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: March 9, 2013 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- The media love optics and no one understands this better than President Obama.
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: March 6, 2013 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- Excuse me while I roll my eyes over the latest "mommy war."
 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: February 27, 2013 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- If second-term presidents feel liberated by re-election to pursue bolder agendas, first ladies often become more comfortable to be their own person.
 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: February 20, 2013 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- RINO-hunting, the long-popular political sport that morphed in 2008 into a sort of hysteria-driven obsession, lately has become a suicide mission.
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: February 9, 2013 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- We may never know exactly what happened in Benghazi the night Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other Americans were killed, but it's becoming increasingly clear that our response was short of optimum.
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: February 6, 2013 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- When Burma's Zin Mar Aung was placed in solitary confinement for trying to organize students in 1999, Bill Clinton was president of the United States.
 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: February 2, 2013 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- Polling that shows Americans favor women in combat by 2-to-1 is evidence only of the power of misinformation.
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: January 30, 2013 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- More than perhaps anyone else in America, David Blankenhorn personifies the struggle so many have experienced over same-sex marriage.
 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: January 26, 2013 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- It must be true what they say about women -- that they are smarter, stronger, wiser and wilier than your average Joe.

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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: January 23, 2013 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- My inner Pollyanna was basking in blissfulness, rolling in the hay of righteous rhetoric, backstroking through the sunny sibilance of aspiration.
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: January 19, 2013 3:55 AM
NEW YORK -- To the world-weary, Lance Armstrong's confession to Oprah was just one more in a series.
 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: January 9, 2013 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- No one forced me, but I finally decided it was time to discover what all the business was about Honey Boo Boo.
 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: January 1, 2013 3:55 AM
 

WASHINGTON -- America's capacity for optimism and hope has been boundless through much of our short history.

The tangible returns of hard work; the ordered liberty sustained through community consent; and opportunity honed over time to apply equally to all men and women -- these were the currency of what we called the American Dream.

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