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Alumni of Holton-Arms School, Karen Bralove, class of 1963, left, Sarah Burgess, class of 2005, and Alexis Goldstein, class of 1999, speak to members of the media about a letter they delivered to the office of Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., who is also an alumni of the school, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington. The letter, which the group wants Capito to sign, calls for an independent investigation of accusations by Christine Blasey Ford, a 1984 alumni of the school, against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Christine Blasey Ford could indeed be lying

- The Washington Times

I knew two girls growing up who lied about being raped. Or, more to truth, I knew two girls growing up who said they were raped and then a couple days later, recanted. There are indeed cases where women, for whatever reasons, do make up these stories.

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. (Associated Press) ** FILE **

The Kavanaugh farce descends into tragedy

- The Washington Times

Ruth Bader Ginsburg denounced what “a highly partisan show” the Kavanaugh confirmation hearings had become when she described to law students at George Washington University a fortnight ago how such confirmation hearings used to be.

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The anti-Kavanaugh, anti-Trump money trails

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Caught in the crossfire of cultural change

Brett Kavanaugh is now a moving target, a wounded stag emerging from a thick forest of hearings, interviews and the moral speculations of strangers. This man, nominated to be a justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, who only a few days ago enjoyed the respect of everyone, is caught now in the crossfire of changing attitudes about sex. Aggressive political manipulators smear him with unsubstantiated accusation that damages not only him but, as well, long-held traditions of justice and fair play.

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Democrats' delay tactics

You have to hand it to the Democrats. They know how to use the media and the political process to gum up the works when it is to their advantage.

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Trump's beast in the night

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