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Why in the world are Wisconsin Republicans introducing legislation to resume building nuclear power plants in Wisconsin without waiting for any safe place to store nuclear waste? Read more

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Laugh me off as the idealistic son of a physician (which I am), but I still thought the doctor's ethos of "first do no harm" was a notion we could all agree on. Even in this hyper-polarized Era of the Screaming Red-Faced Partisan, I thought... Read more

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Of course there are glaring exceptions, most notably The Black Eyed Peas utterly idiotic "Boom Boom Pow," which topped the Billboard Hot 100 this week, but the pop singles chart is a pretty vibrant place these days. Here are six charting songs tha.. Read more

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Summerfest has announced its second Marcus Amphitheater headliner for 2009 and it's... another country act. Kenny Chesney, the former Mr. Renee Zellweger and proud, oft-shirtless singer of the you-can't-make-this-up C&W hit "She Thinks My Tractor'.. Read more

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Gov. Jim Doyle is following John McCain’s lead into a nuclear future, the Republican Milwaukee Journal Sentinel ,News Features Read more

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When even Democratic politicians start warming to the idea of building new nuclear po What’s your take? Write: or comment on this story online at www.ex ,Taking Liberties Read more

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In the past week, likely Republicannominee John McCain has announced a number of controversial ways tosolve this nation’s energy crisis. Along with suggesting offshoredrilling and supporting big tax write-offs for big oil, McCain has alsocall... Read more

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