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The Pastor and Mattress Mack

The Pastor and Mattress Mack

Hurricane Harvey continues to bring out the best in many people. Over the past five days, we’ve seen footage of hundreds of citizen-led rescues. These are men and women who climbed aboard their boats and went searching for their stranded neighbors. These are the people who formed a human chain to pull a driver from his sinking car. Even as Mother Nature does her worst, it is gratifying to see humankind do its best. One particularly uplifting story comes from…

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Walk a Mile in These Shoes

Walk a Mile in These Shoes

Apparently Melania Trump wore stilettos as she boarded a plane to visit a disaster zone. How do I know this? Because Twitter keeps telling me about it. I don’t care about her sartorial selections. She could wear a gold bikini and knotted side braids ala Princess Leia and it wouldn’t matter a whit. One of our nation’s largest cities is underwater. People are dying. Children are going without medicine and food. We are seeing photos of elderly men and women…

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