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Brewed On Grant: Mayor College

Written by Rob Rogers on .

Bill Peduto was at Harvard last week for a gathering of newly elected mayors from around the country. They were there to study things like municipal finance, crisis management, public safety, etc. I wonder where Lukey went to school.

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American Apartheid

Written by Rob Rogers on .

Nelson Mandela will be mourned as a civil rights leader for the ages. We could use some of his wisdom right now in this country. No, we don't live under Apartheid like it was in South Africa, but we do still have forms of racial segregation. In particular, we have a republican party that would like to return us to the glorious days of Jim Crow. 

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Day Workers

Written by Rob Rogers on .

The 113th Congress is on track to being the worst Congress ever (with only 56 laws passed so far). They have only passed a fraction of the laws passed by previous lawmakers and they don't seem to be in a hurry to erase their "do-nothing" reputation. Even when Reagan was battling Tip O'Neill, the 99th Congress still passed 663 laws. I say we take away their working visas.

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Amazon Drone

Written by Rob Rogers on .

Amazon is creating drones for delivering their packages. George Jetson would be proud. 

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Brewed On Grant: Coach Tomlin

Written by Rob Rogers on .

Coach Tomlin's little sideline dance in Baltimore last week has the NFL in a tizzy. Sadly, his antics are the only headlines the losing Steelers are able to garner these days. 

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