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Ban bots from buying concert tickets

Granted, it is trivial compared with many other problems facing this country. Nevertheless, it was good that the U.S. Senate passed a bill – sponsored by Sen. Jerry Moran, R-Kansas – to prohibit automated software from buying up tickets for theater shows, concerts and sporting events.

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Ethics office sends signal to Trump on real divesting

Donald Trump announced that he would “leave his great business in total” so that he can “make America great again” without being subjected to conflicts of interest and pressures posed by his multi-billion dollar web of foreign and domestic enterprises. Within hours, the usually buttoned-down Office of Government Ethics unleashed an unprecedented Twitter burst, seeming to praise Trump for a move that would “be good for you, very good for America!”

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Opinion Line (Dec. 5)

When changing lanes, you must use your turn signals to let others know your intentions. I wish the police would hand out tickets to those drivers who are endangering everyone.

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Opinion Line (Dec. 4)

We do not have a shortage of teachers in Kansas. We have a shortage of people who are willing to work for a job with mediocre pay, poor working conditions and a lack of respect.

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Two Wichitans and a diamond ring in New York City

Watch my surprise proposal to my girlfriend before Thanksgiving in New York's Central Park, featuring the barbershop quartet stylings of The Beach Boys. Footage by Josie Jenkins Stankiewicz.
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