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Paul Brandon

Mankato, MN
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Posted on 01/28/15 at 12:09 pm in response to Do Republicans really care about 'people like you'?

again.
You and I (I assume that you pay taxes) pay most of it.

that our public education ranks at the bottom internationally, while foreign students come here for higher education.

Posted on 01/23/15 at 03:55 pm in response to Q&A: Flip Saunders on the T-Wolves season so far

One question not dealt with is whether Zach's future is at point or shooting guard. Since (as a number of people have pointed out) the only real point guard on the roster is Rubio, there's been no alternative to using LaVine at point.
But is that what they drafted him for?
I see him best as a 2 guard capable of taking pressure off of the point against a trap.

Or it may be that the Republicans are shooting themselves in the foot for 2016.

means a solution midway between two starting points.
Each party gets some of what they originally asked for.
What are the Republicans prepared to give?

Posted on 01/21/15 at 04:48 pm in response to Northfield pub owner feels backlash over free speech

"...Several residents sent notes to Butler saying they would stop frequenting his pub unless he canceled the talks".

This has nothing to do with freedom of speech, which is at most a matter of custom, not law.
The First Amendment to the Constitution says:
"Congress shall make no law ... abridging the freedom of speech."

There's nothing here saying that anyone is immune from the social or economic consequences of their speech.
In fact, constraining an...

Posted on 01/22/15 at 09:15 am in response to Northfield pub owner feels backlash over free speech

of 'freedom of speech' is there?
You're repeating my point.

Posted on 01/21/15 at 04:55 pm in response to Should the T-Wolves tank the season?

may be the 295+ pounds that it supports.
Since he's European, maybe it wouldn't sound like as much in kilos. ;-)

Posted on 01/21/15 at 04:56 pm in response to Should the T-Wolves tank the season?

He's his own boss.

in both senses runs through eyewitness accounts.