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  • It's time to start figuring out how to impeach Trump judges once we're rid of him

    Senate Republicans, with a tie-breaking vote from Vice President Mike Pence, put a judge that the American Bar Association rated as "not qualified" on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit. The Senate voted on Tuesday to confirm Jonathon Kobes, who the ABA says "has neither the requisite experience nor evidence of his ability to fulfill the scholarly writing required of a United States Circuit Court Judge." Kobes' nomination came up at the same time as that of Thomas Farr, who was...

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  • Frank Carroll's impact on figure skating continues in retirement

    Skaters came and went, the perfect 6.0 score became history, and the artistry that made figure skating so compelling was slowly strangled by a scoring system that encouraged risky jumps in soul-stifling succession. Through every era and rule change over more than 50 years, until he retired in August,

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  • Frank Carroll's impact on figure skating continues in retirement

    Skaters came and went, the perfect 6.0 score became history, and the artistry that made figure skating so compelling was slowly strangled by a scoring system that encouraged risky jumps in soul-stifling succession. Through every era and rule change over more than 50 years, until he retired in August,

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