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For 2013 Halloween Costumes, Shock Factor Reigns Supreme

With Halloween just one week away, costume shops are packed. And depending on how much of a sense of humor you have, you might be offended by some of what you see this Halloween.

10/24/2013

Ray Halbritter, a senior leader of the Oneida Indian Nation in New York state, speaks at a symposium in Washington, DC October 7, 2013 in favor of changing the name of the US capital's beloved American football team, the Redskins. (credit: Robert MacPherson/AFP/Getty Images)

Keidel: Fail To The Redskins

When I first heard the cacophonous call for Daniel Snyder to change the name of his football team, I cringed. It felt like the sport we worshiped since childhood was under siege, crushed by the tide of groupthink.

10/18/2013

Junior Nicole Schammel's 65 goals and 111 points this season have her standing atop the state's standings. (credit: Red Wing Republican Eagle)

Beyond Bounds: MN’s Most Dangerous Girl On Skates — Nicole Schammel

Minnesota’s most dangerous girl on skates is taking out the trash. Literally and figuratively.

02/15/2013

Host Ricky Gervais arrives at the 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards held at The Beverly Hilton hotel on January 16, 2011 in Beverly Hills, Calif. (credit: Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Good Question: When Is A Joke Really Offensive?

It’s hard to make a joke and not offend someone. Make fun of dog, dog owners are upset. Make fun of Catholics, Catholics are offended. Make a joke about race, look out.

04/01/2011

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DeBlog: Are We Too Quick To Be Offended?

How quickly do you get offended? What kinds of things are over the line?

03/31/2011

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