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Thomas Jefferson’s torturous afterlife: How Ronald Reagan and the Tea Party try to steal his legacy

The founder of the Democratic Party seems equally beloved by right and left. How did he become a Tea Partyer?<p>Today is Thomas Jefferson’s birthday. Number 272, if you’re counting. Democrats safely claimed ownership of the founder of their party for the longest time. Nowadays, however, Republicans …

Political Science

Clippers get the Spurs and a first-round playoff test

The<p>Clippersmight have nearly choked on their appetizers Wednesday evening when they sat down for a team dinner and contemplated theSan Antonio Spurstrailing by 23 points in their regular-season finale.<p>A loss by San Antonio and victories by the<p>Houston RocketsandMemphis Grizzlieswould trigger what …

Sterling's companion done in by her own words, recordings

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The recordings that Donald Sterling's companion made of his off-color remarks cost him ownership of the Los Angeles Clippers and cost her the benefits of a sugar daddy.<p>A judge ruled that V. Stiviano must turn over the keys to a $1.8 million house that Donald Sterling bought her …

Los Angeles

Book Review: Did God Kill Jesus?

There was something almost eerie about reading this book over the Easter season. I took a rather slow, almost plodding pace in order to absorb the …

Mount Your Mobile Device Onto Your DSLR and Control Your Camera with the Camlet Mount

A product created to help you get more out of your DSLR is just days from release. It’s called the Camlet Mount. This adaptor (if you want to call it …

The Best Ways to Blow a Coachella Weekend's Worth of Cash

How to spend £562 like a pro.<p>Some of our American colleagues have been having an unbearably good time at Coachella this past weekend. They've seen sets from Axwell /\ Ingrosso, Carl Craig, Jamie XX and Todd Terje, watched Madonna perform rudimentary CPR on Drake, and one of our writers even …

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