Occasional Planet: When slaves sued for freedom.
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Mock, Paper, Scissors: Guide to the VP Sweepstakes.
Balloon Juice: Paul Ryan's faith-based budgeting for millionaires versus lower-income Americans.
Finally, a happy-but-cautious Friday the 13th to Churchy LaFemme.
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