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Pete Golis

Golis: Why do we love our animals?

It’s awkward to write about the death of a dog. People lose their pets every day without making a public show of their sadness.

Paul Gullixson

Gullixson: Church massacres are horrid in reel life, too

When I first heard about the massive shooting at a church in Charleston, S.C., on Wednesday, my thoughts went to the movie “Kingsman: The Secret Service.”

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Herdt: Not much pay, but paid time off

Hourly pay for middle- and low-wage workers in America has been essentially stagnant for decades. It is a fact of life that frustrates elected officials alarmed about growing income inequality, but other than tinker with the minimum wage there’s not much they can directly do about it.

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