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  • Obama and 'the stupidity of the American voter'

    Obama and 'the stupidity of the American voter'
    Post-election analysis falls somewhere between amusing and clueless. In the amusing camp are Democratic strategists who intone that more Democrats would have won if only more people had voted. The gods surely blush with envy. And, of course, there's...
  • North Shore 'Jeopardy!' champ could still come back

    North Shore 'Jeopardy!' champ could still come back
    Julia Collins is still in the running to compete in the wild card round, show officials say. "Jeopardy!" champion Julia Collins may have been knocked out Wednesday from the Tournament of Champions, but fans shouldn't count the Kenilworth native out yet....
  • Students Build Underwater Remotely Operated Vehicles

    Students Build Underwater Remotely Operated Vehicles
    Students at John F. Kennedy Middle School in Enfield are constructing underwater remotely operated vehicles as part of the SeaPerch Challenge program. These vehicles, once complete, will be able to maneuver underwater through obstacles and collect items...
  • Who are you calling stupid?

    "Stupid is as stupid does" -- Forrest Gump Unless you regularly follow conservative media, you may not have heard what one of the architects of the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) thinks about you. Jonathan Gruber is a Massachusetts Institute of...
  • At 90, suburban man learns new way to fly

    At 90, suburban man learns new way to fly
    At 90 years old, Joe Cook is no adrenaline junkie. But, lately, he has found that he enjoys the sensation of skydiving. "I was surprised that there were such things," said Cook, who has taken up indoor skydiving at the Naperville iFly facility. "I...
  • Obamacare was sold on a pack of lies

    Obamacare was sold on a pack of lies
    It's not exactly the Ems Dispatch (the diplomatic cable Otto von Bismarck doctored to provoke the 1870 Franco-Prussian War). But what the just-resurfaced Gruber Confession lacks in world-historical consequence, it makes up for in world-class cynicism....
  • Arrogance plus deception equals Obamacare. Ask Gruber.

    Arrogance plus deception equals Obamacare. Ask Gruber.
    "We have to pass the bill so you can find out what is in it ...." — Then-U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Obamacare, March 9, 2010 . Words to live by: Thou shalt not lie. Especially when thou mess with one-sixth of the U.S. economy. And...
  • Smug Obama administration duped the public

     Smug Obama administration duped the public
    The viral video of the week, at least among policy wonks, shows one of Obamacare's key architects saying that the health care law passed only because the administration deceived the public. MIT professor Jonathan Gruber spoke candidly — and...
  • State Football Capsules: Huge Game For Sacred Heart

    Saturday's matchup between Sacred Heart and Bryant in Fairfield is essentially a conference championship game. Sacred Heart, looking to earn the Northeast Conference's automatic bid to the FCS playoffs for the second year in a row, enters 8-2, 4-1 in NEC...
  • Jon Stewart, Sen. Al Franken: Sunday guests

    Jon Stewart, Sen. Al Franken: Sunday guests
    The Sunday morning lineup of guests: Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., and Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., talk to "State of the Union" at 9 a.m. and noon on CNN. A panel on Obama and immigration features Rep. Xavier Becerra, D-Calif.;  Alberto Gonzales, former...
  • Who are you calling stupid?

    Who are you calling stupid?
    "Stupid is as stupid does" -- Forrest Gump Unless you regularly follow conservative media, you may not have heard what one of the architects of the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) thinks about you. Jonathan Gruber is a Massachusetts Institute of...