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Seeking a comeback, Eliot Spitzer says ‘I sinned’

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The right to blaspheme: For no god and country

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Franklin Graham vs. the IRS

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Atheists: Let your conscience be your god

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Bergoglio: A pope of paradox for a church in transition

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America mirrors global godless trend

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Herb Silverman for U.S. Senate

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American Muslims celebrate defeat of congressional critics

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Jesus, moral intelligence and choosing a president

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