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Happy Anniversary

Today the George Washington Bridge turns 75 years old. Amazingly enough, a guy on Route 4 in a Model T just arrived in Manhattan after he first set out on the bridge’s upper roadway back in 1931. When he complained about the traffic, somebody said, “You know you should have gone on the lower roadway.”

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Christine Blasey Ford Must Agree to Testify

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An Eleventh-Hour Ambush 

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