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Laxalt’s Jedi Mental Trick Won’t Work on Nevada Voters | STEVE SEBELIUS

Luke Skywalker isn’t the first person in the movies I imagine when I think of Adam Laxalt. But the former attorney general and future US senator certainly seems to think of himself that way. In his announcement video, Laxalt announced that his family had watched all nine “Star Wars” movies …

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How George Lucas’ original draft survives in The Phantom Menace

George Lucas’ original draft for The Star Wars came to life as a Dark Horse comic, and parts of that story set The Phantom Menace in place. George Lucas’ Star wars the franchise was born when New hope launched in theaters in May 1977, but this original adventure was not …

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A tightrope of caution and hope – Journal

Pakistan hopes to capitalize on the fall of the hostile regime led by Ashraf Ghani by increasing the breadth and depth of economic engagement with Afghanistan at a time when the economy is in desperate need of a boost for growth . As Taliban leaders fight for legitimacy following the …

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How Afghan Iowa Veterans Can Get Help for Mental Health

Commander Michael Braman of the Iowa Foreign War Veterans encourages veterans grappling with recent events in Afghanistan to know that their service matters and to seek help if they need it. “We have a lot of veterans that bring back memories of it,” Braman said, explaining that the Taliban takeover …

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History’s lessons on Afghanistan go unheeded

R. Bruce Anderson Dōst Moḥammad Khan had difficult decisions to make. He had just fought a bloody civil war with the supporters of the dissolute and incompetent Shah Shojā, the former ruler, and had ascended to the throne of Afghanistan in 1826. He was 33 years old, chief of the …

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Ahsoka would star Sabine Wren

the Star Wars: Ahsoka The series would feature Sabine Wrenn in a lead role opposite Rosario Dawson’s Ahsoka Tano. Sabine Wren has been rumored to Ahsoka for quite some time, but it’s only now that we hear a significant drop in trade mentioning that Lucasfilm is actively playing the role …

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Op-Ed: War with China is inevitable, experts say, but it could be fatal for China

China accused the United States of “creating risk” in the South China Sea after the USS Curtis Wilbur (pictured here in 2018) sailed in disputed waters – Copyright US NAVY / AFP / File Benjamin DOBBS The relentless buzz of Chinese propaganda and Chinese actions around Taiwan and around the …

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Presidential War Powers Debate Sets Up Test for Divided GOP

WASHINGTON – When it comes to curtailing presidential war powers, Senator Josh Hawley of Missouri, seen as a prominent prospect for the 2024 Republican nomination, agrees with President Biden. Mr Hawley supports the repeal of a decades-old law allowing the use of military force in Iraq, which has been cited …

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New book from Procurement’s toughest reviewer – and most vocal champion

Yet Epstein is also an “enthusiastic cheerleader” who insists “today is the best time to shop.” Why? The author sees sourcing becoming “a destination of choice for visionary leaders and high-performing employees looking to engage in goal-oriented work.” Of course, digital transformation is the essential catalyst for all this value-driven …

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Star Wars: The Bad Batch Episode 13 Easter Eggs Explained

– He looks a bit like a young Cikatro Vizago, a crime lord of the same species who appeared in Rebels and part of its connection material. They both have yellowish green skin and brown eyes with a red tint, but they are not related or canonically related in any …

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