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  • Putting Gun Deaths in Context

    Putting Gun Deaths in Context

    Liberal voices in politics and media react to well-publicized murders by blaming firearms and arguing that gun control could reduce rates of violence. But they never put gun deaths in context, or acknowledge that murder rates have been going down, not up—cut in half over 30 years. Moreover, much of…

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  • Apparently, We Do Not Know What We Think We Know…

    …so says an article in the New York Times and a similar piece from AP. Both articles cover the efforts of a group of psychologists to study the reproduciblity of psychological studies. Quoting the NYT piece: Now, a painstaking yearslong effort to reproduce 100 studies published in three leading psychology…

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  • Jared Heyman – Rebecca Costa

    Jared Heyman – Rebecca Costa

    Jared Heyman is the Founder and CEO of CrowdMed, a digital health startup harnessing ‘the wisdom of crowds' to solve the world's most difficult medical cases online. Prior to CrowdMed, Heyman founded the online survey firm Infosurv, as well as the Infosurv spin off Intengo, a leading-edge prediction market technology…

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  • Carly Fiorina On The 2016 Race

    Carly Fiorina joined me on today's show: Audio: Transcript: HH: This hour, I'm joined by former CEO of Hewlitt-Packard, Carly Fiorina, candidate for president. Carly Fiorina, welcome back to the Hugh Hewitt Show. Alwasy a pleasure to have you. CF: Always a pleasure to be with you, Hugh. Thank you…

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  • Donald Trump On The 2016 Race

    Donald Trump joined me to open today's program: Audio: 08-26hhs-trump Transcript: HH: I begin today's program with Donald Trump, about whom everyone in America is talking. Donald Trump, welcome back, I say I'd start every show of mine with you, you're such a ratings draw. So just be available more,…

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  • Ohio Governor John Kasich On The 2016 Race

    Ohio Governor John Kasich joined me on the program today: Audio: 08-26hhs-kasich Transcript: HH: From Donald Trump, I go to Ohio Governor John Kasich. They are, in fact, one and two in the latest New Hampshire polling. Governor Kasich, welcome back to the Hugh Hewitt Show. JK: I always enjoy…

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  • A Duke Freshman on Why He Refused to Read “Fun Home”

    Duke freshman Brian Grasso writes in the Washington Post about why he refused to read a sexually explicit graphic novel as part of the required reading at Duke: https://www.washingtonpost.com/posteverything/wp/2015/08/25/im-a-duke-freshman-heres-why-i-refused-to-read-fun-home/ Brought to you by www.billbennett.com

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