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Paterno Statue

Written by Rob Rogers on .

A new statue of Joe Paterno has been proposed for a spot just off the Penn State campus in the commercial district.  The original statue was taken down following the fallout from the Jerry Sandusky scandal. 

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African Hashtags

Written by Rob Rogers on .

The world is outraged about the schoolgirls kidnapped in Nigeria, and rightly so. I wonder where that same outrage was for all the other atrocities that have happened in Africa. 

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Apes In Charge

Written by Rob Rogers on .

A new study shows that the earth is already experiencing some of the drastic results of climate change that scientists have been warning us about for decades. Despite all of the science and proof, the GOP would rather ignore it all and kiss up to big oil, big coal and other dirty polluters. 

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Death Panels

Written by Rob Rogers on .

Despite the success of Obamacare, which has given hope to millions of uninsured including people with pre-exisitng conditions, there are still some republicans who are so dead set against it they are willing to let people die to make a point. 

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Brewed On Grant: DNC Pittsburgh

Written by Rob Rogers on .

Pittsburgh is one of 15 cities in the running to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention. Balloons and long-winded speeches with the lid off! 

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