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- n an especially persuasive point helping to support an argument or discussion
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- Defending Congressman Trent Franks' Comments About Rape and Pregnancy
Congressman Trent Franks came under fire yesterday for a comment regarding rape and pregnancy. Franks clarified his position via an exchange with Talking Points Memo: “Pregnancies from rape that result in abortion after the beginning of the sixth month are very rare,” Franks said in a statement sent to TPM. “This bill does not address unborn children in earlier gestations.… [ Read more ...
June 13, 2013 - Tucson Weekly
- The NSA's Best Defense of PRISM Didn't Even Last a Week
Looks like surveillance defenders just lost their main talking point in defense of the NSA's (formerly) secret phone and data tracking programs: Najibullah Zazi, the would-be New York City subway bomber, could have easily been caught without PRISM. That's according to a devastating rebuttal from the Associated Press out Tuesday, which further explains that those employing the Zazi defense didn't ...
June 12, 2013 - The Atlantic Wire via Yahoo! News