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Executive Orders

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John Boehner and his obstructionist GOP-controlled House are suing Obama because of his use of executive orders. Meanwhile, Obama hasn't even used that many executive orders compared to past presidents.071014 Executive Orders

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Brewed On Grant: Soccer Town

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Despite being a solid football, baseball and hockey town, Pittsburgh was not immune to World Cup Fever. The question is, will the interest in soccer fade away or continue building among Pittsburgh sports fans? 

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Facebook Test

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Back in 2012, Facebook conducted some sort of creepy secret psychological test on unsuspecting users by changing the content mix in their feed to show more negative or positive posts and then tracking user responses. My guess is they wanted to see how effectively they could mess with our minds and then sell that ability to advertisers. 

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Huddled Masses

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Despite the recent influx of children from Central America, a problem that has quickly become a humanitarian crisis for the U.S., the Republican-controlled Do-Nothing Congress has left immigration reform in limbo yet again. 

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Revolutionary

Written by Rob Rogers on .

Republicans in Washington, D.C., have refused to work with Obama on any significant legislation. But when Obama uses executive actions, like every other president before him has done, the do-nothing GOP calls him a monarch and threatens to sue. 

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