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  • It’s a Disgrace to Celebrate George H. W. Bush on World AIDS Day

    Steven W. Thrasher The 41st president’s “civility” hid the vast nature of American state violence. The post It’s a Disgrace to Celebrate George H. W. Bush on World AIDS Day appeared first on The Nation.

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  • Stanford women’s basketball adds Mitty’s Haley Jones, nation’s top recruit

    The Stanford women's basketball team doesn't play again until Sunday at Gonzaga, but the Cardinal pulled off a huge win Wednesday nonetheless. They landed the nation's No. 1 recruit, Haley Jones of Mitty. After landing the No. 5 ranked recruiting class in 2017 and the No. 10 class this year, Stanford will have the No. 2 class next fall, behind only South Carolina. The addition of Jones bumped the Cardinal up from No. 4. "She's very versatile; she can play 1 through 4," head coach Tara VanDerveer...

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  • NBCU and Verizon Add AR Elements to Bring Back Classic Balloons to Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

    Thanksgiving is always one of the most lucrative days of the year for NBC, in large part because of its annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade broadcast. The Parade regularly draws one of the year's biggest audiences for an entertainment program: last year's telecast averaged 24.1 million viewers, the third highest ever, and a 6.4 rating...

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