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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - Confederate Memorial Day;  Secretaries Day
Lassie, Come Home - Ann Coulter
War is like crack for presidents. With Syria, Trump decided to smoke some.

The March for ... What? - Joe Bastardi
No one is anti-science -- save, perhaps for those for whom it is political.


Headlines
Today in History:  First Colonists Step Ashore in Virginia (1607) ... Birth of John J. Audubon (1785) ... Lincoln Assassin Gunned Down (1865) ... Luftwaffe Bombs Guernica (1937) ... U.S. Tests 1-Megaton Bomb (1968) ... Chernobyl Nuke Plant Melts Down (1986)

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Constitutional Challenges in Court

Is This the Supreme Court's Next Big Second Amendment Case? - Damon Root
SCOTUS may soon decide to hear arguments in Peruta v. California.

SCOTUS Says States Have No Right to Money Taken Based on Overturned Convictions - http://reason.com/blog/2017/04/21/scotus-says-states-have-no-right-to-mone
Well then, how is that any different than civil asset forfeiture?

A Case for Preventing Children's Scraped Knees - George Will
The Supremes are about to ponder state fears over religion yet again.

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Opinion
Death Penalty Opponents Are Being Dishonest in Their Arguments - Jonah Goldberg
It is legitimate to oppose capital punishment on principle. But honestly.

Defunding Campus Fascism - Arnold Ahlert
Let alumni fund colleges which openly practice leftist indoctrination.

Sanctuary Cities? That's a Constitutional 'Hell No' - Hans von Spakovsky
Nullification efforts have always failed. The Constitution must prevail.

Earth Day Dopes - John Stossel
Expect more craziness this weekend. Earth Day is Saturday.

The Willful Subversion of Critical Institutions Threatens America - James Shott
Our justice, education and information media systems are crumbling.

The Islam Clash in America - Cheryl K. Chumley
Hold the cries of outrage, please. Not interested.

Our Misguided 'Wars of Choice' - Jeffrey D. Sachs
America puts everything at risk through our apparent addiction to war.

Gorsuch Selection Good Call - The Altoona Mirror
The Constitution can be amended. But it will not be by Justice Gorsuch.

What the Freedom Caucus Stands For - George Will
The HFC is a rarity, a heartening political development.

Illinois Exemplifies Our Fiscal Foolishness - George Will
While the people bleed for taxes, the Democratic elites float in gravy.

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