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Loose Ends

Lest there be any confusion, I am not Peter H. Wood, professor of history at Duke University. Professor Wood (B.A. Harvard, 1964, Rhodes Scholar, B.A. Oxford, 1966, Ph.D. Harvard, 1972) ...
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Imaginary Friends

At the end of August the University of Michigan announced how it would comply with the Supreme Court’s ruling in Gratz v. Bollinger, the ruling in June that outlawed UM’s ...
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Amicus, Amigo

Last week the Washington Times tipped us; White House spokesman, Ari Fleischer, responded with a “we’re-still-thinkin’-about-it” non-denial; Ward Connerly wrote a say-it-ain’t so letter to Karl Rove; the Associated Press ...
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Typhoon in Tikopia

Last week, an exceptionally powerful typhoon, Cyclone Zoe, swept across two tiny islands in the western Pacific, Anuta and Tikopia. Most news accounts identified these islands as part of the ...