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T. GAMBLE: Maybe there is someone for everyone

OPINION: Even murderer Charles Mason has a shot at marital bliss

I read with amazement that Charles Manson is soon to marry 26-year-old Afton Elaine Burton, or Star, as she is most often called.

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THOMAS SOWELL: Does the Left really want to help people?

OPINION: Actions reveal real motivations

Jonathan Gruber’s several videotaped remarks about the gross deceptions that got ObamaCare passed in Congress should tell us a lot about the Obama administration. And the way that the mainstream media hesitated for days to even mention what Professor Gruber said, while they obsessed over unsubstantiated charges against Bill Cosby, should tell us a lot about the media.

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RONDA RICH: Special friendship something to be thankful for

THE DIXIE DIVA: Great traditions are not planned, they are born

It started accidentally. Some good ideas and memorable moments are like that. They aren’t planned. They’re born, bringing with them an ability to nudge a way naturally into our lives and become a tradition.

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Squawk of the Day - Nov. 28, 2014

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MARY BRASWELL: Looking Back at Thanksgiving and Christmas, 1942

HISTORY: Holiday shopping in 1942

Regardless of the depths of one’s pockets, the rationing of items made for a different holiday shopping experience in 1942.

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BRAD MCEWEN: Curl up with a cup of cocoa this holiday and enjoy these classic music movies

JAM SESSION: Music movie watching highlight of holiday entertainment

Brad looks forward to spending his holiday time off watching a few of his favorite films.

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EDDIE SEAGLE: Holiday decorations can be dangerous for pets

GEORGIA CLIPPINGS: Decorating is a great tradition, but make sure pets do not get hurt

Many of the decorations and trappings of the holidays can be problems for pets if they ingest them.

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RONDA RICH: A rumor gets a life of its own

THE DIXIE DIVA: Nothing moves as fast as a rumor

A planned memorial service for a guy gets plenty memorable.

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LORAN SMITH: Two hours of heaven on the Chattahoochee

FEATURES COLUMN: The Georgia mountains is a place you cannot get to too often

Outside the bedroom window when bedtime came about, you could hear the waters of the Chattahoochee crashing by. If you can’t sleep soundly after all that, you need to visit a sleep specialist.

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Bright Side of the Day - Nov. 26, 2014

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CARLTON FLETCHER: Those insurance guys, theyre a laugh riot

OPINION: Dude, you have eight years left until we cancel

A not-funny letter from the my insurance company leads to hilarity nonetheless.

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MICHAEL GERSON: President Obama influencing public debate

OPINION: On immigration, Obama circumvents deliberation

Obama’s action shows the power of even a weakened president to influence a public debate.

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Squawk of the Day - Nov. 26, 2014

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Squawk of the Day - Nov. 25, 2014

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