Christopher P. Ryan
Christopher P. Ryan
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April 15, 2013

4 Critical Things to Remember After the Boston Bombings

Emotion is running high after Monday's horrific bombings. Here are four crucial take-aways from the event.

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Dec. 28, 2012

'I Voted' Stickers Cost the Government Millions

The most common “I Voted” sticker, a small, white, oval that includes an American flag, costs about 15 cents per sticker. With local governments strapped for cash, is this cost worth it?
Dec. 28, 2012

Peyton Manning, Lebron James, and the 12 Most Memorable Moments in Sports of 2012

Unfortunately for most of America, the Miami Heat's championship made this list.
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Dec. 21, 2012

Defense Department Operates 234 Golf Courses in the World, Draining Millions From the U.S. Budget

The Department of Defense operates 234 golf courses that are prime examples of a good spending cut.
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Nov. 6, 2012

6 Biggest Reasons Young People Should Fire Obama

Unfortunately for Obama, he does have a presidential record, and a review of it leaves little doubt that Americans should fire him.
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Nov. 6, 2012

Why Vote Romney: 7 Reasons the American People Should Fire the President

After nearly four years in office, it's clear that Barack Obama needs to be fired by the American people.

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Nov. 5, 2012

5 Reasons Americans Should Not Vote For Obama

On Tuesday, Americans will make their final choice for president in a tightly contested race. But as Obama's tired political song-and-dance shows, there are plenty of reasons not to reelect him.
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Nov. 4, 2012

5 Reasons Why Obama Should Not Be Reelected

In the upcoming election between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, the president has given America plenty of reasons not to vote for him again.
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Oct. 7, 2012

Real Unemployment Rate: 5.5 Million Young People Are Out of Work, in a Major Crisis For the US

There’s still a bevy of young adults sitting in their childhood bedrooms wondering how they’re ever going to repay their student loans, buy a house, or have kids.
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Sept. 28, 2012

Restaurant Waiters Lockout Suddenly Ends Because of Replacements’ Spectacular Incompetence

As the NFL referee lockout captivated and angered American sports fans this week, does this sound familiar?
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Sept. 24, 2012

Revolution TV Show: How the Post Apocalyptic Story Explains the Deepest Political Thoughts of Young People

Art imitates reality: here's how Harry Potter, Twilight, The Hunger Games, and Fall’s new shows help us understand 20-somethings and the 2012 election.

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Aug. 27, 2012

Perry Hall Baltimore School Shooting: Why Gun Control Policy Needs Serious Rethinking Now

A former student of Perry Hall high school reflects on Monday's tragedy.
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Aug. 7, 2012

Postal Service Bankrupt: Congress Needs to Give USPS More Autonomy

Instead of bailing out the USPS, Congress should allow it to be truly self-sustaining, letting it make its own operational decisions, and stem the flow of red ink by increasing postal rates.
July 23, 2012

Penn State NCAA Sanctions Go Too Far

The sanctions may make the NCAA look good, but they do little to serve justice, adding more victims to a situation that had too many to begin with.
July 3, 2012

Shocking Development: Joe Paterno Wanted to Protect Jerry Sandusky

Legendary PSU football coach Joe Paterno apparently urged school officials to go easy on Sandusky.
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June 28, 2012

Everyone Loses in Supreme Court Obamacare Decision

From now on, America is a place in which the government can require everyone to buy anything.

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June 28, 2012

Supreme Court Health Care Decision: History Shows It's Now or Never For GOP, Now Or a Long Wait for Dems

The Supreme Court health care decision will have plenty of winners and losers.
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June 21, 2012

Euro 2012 Results: Racism and Riots Prove UEFA Doesn't Care About a Safe Tournament

UEFA needs to take much more substantive, direct action to show that they actually care about hosting a safe, peaceful event.
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June 15, 2012

Town Bans 'F*ck' and Other Potty Words — First Amendment Rights Be Damned

One town's recent offensive language ban ignores constitutional, legal, and moral considerations.
March 6, 2012

NFL 'Bounty Systems' Are Barbaric, Counter-Productive, and Probably Illegal

Some players' efforts to intentionally hurt each other are barbaric and counter-productive, and probably illegal.