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  • PETER CAVANAUGH

    Goodbye Medicare?

    Now - only one man stands in their way. As our new Republican Congress adjourned for a hardly earned Easter recess last Friday, the Senate completed work on their Fiscal Year 2016 Budget by a final vote of 52 to 46. It slashes $431 billion from Medicare over the next ten years without ever saying...

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    McClintock’s “magical mystery meeting”

    When both John Pero and I get politically blindsided, it’s a rare day indeed. Perhaps I went too far.

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    “Shamrock & Roll”

    It was a far more joyous time - before accountants were in charge.

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    “Bad Bibi”

    I do not welcome Benjamin Netanyahu to America. Benjamin “Bibi” Netanyahu, Prime Minister of Israel, is scheduled to address a Joint Session of Congress next Wednesday in a major, historic breach of traditional protocol, political etiquette and basic good manners – the ones ...

  • PETER CAVANAUGH

    “American Sniper”

    When Howard Stern interviewed Bradley Cooper on satellite radio in early December, Howard asked how someone as old as 84-year-old Clint Eastwood could have possibly directed such a remarkable film at his advanced age. Cooper, whose portrayal of Navy SEAL Chris Kyle is positively metamorphic and, ...

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    “Missing Mister”

    When I started my broadcast career back in the late ‘50’s at WNDR in Syracuse monitoring police scanners, checking updates from a Western Union teletype machine and writing local copy, virtually every station in town had a full time newsroom, staffed around the clock.

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    Delaware North vs. US

    That’s how it’s coming down. Delaware North vs. The People of the United States.

  • PETER CAVANAUGH

    Flashback

    A massive breach of Internet security? “The Interview” terror-ripped from theaters? Coziness with Cuba? Russia’s critical economic woes? Now Harry’s heading for trial?

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    “Lilyhammer”

    The dog gets it first.

  • PETER CAVANAUGH

    “Bye-bye nice guy!”

    Only 14% of American voters voiced approval for the 113th Congress just prior to our Nov. 4 election. This came as no surprise since the 113thenjoys the dubious distinction of being the least productive two-year legislative session in modern times.

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