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Friday, December 19, 2008

Massacre of the Innocents, 21st century style

While left blogistan is outraged over who has been selected to give the invocation at Barack Obama's inauguration, this goes by almost unremarked on.

Funny how this didn't dominate the Presidential debates; and doesn't dominate the public discussion now.

Oh, well; I guess when we get that attractive floor covering selected, we can turn our attention to this.


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