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    Jun 16, 2010 04:00 AM EDT

    ... it with attitude. So, here's what happened. He -- at the end of the class, he was talking to us and everything, and he was just like, can you tap? And I was like, yes, I can tap. But he didn't believe me. And he just kept asking me ...

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    Shields and Lowry Weigh Republican Debate, Mideast Summit

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    Oct 26, 2005 04:00 AM EDT

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    Jul 20, 2005 04:00 AM EDT

    ... instance, and what's the balance between state and federal law here, he'd have an obligation to answer that question. So you can't ask about a specific fact situation, but you can ask just about everything else. And, you know, Judge Miguel Estrada, unfortunately, was so disingenuous with ...

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    Words of War

    Jan 29, 2003 05:00 AM EDT

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    Follow the Leader

    Feb 08, 2002 05:00 AM EDT

    ... hard to imagine a single black Moses rising up again. The doors of opportunity are opening up, and so is the diversity of our choices. We can shop around, and we are. What makes a good leader today? Don't ask, just look in the mirror. I'm Clarence Page.

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