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President Barack Obama offered a mea culpa to an art professor last week after he said that “folks can make a lot more potentially with skilled manufacturing or the trades than they might with an art history degree.”
Two House conservatives on Tuesday admitted that the Republican Party's recent brinkmanship over the debt limit -- increased under former President George W. Bush seven times -- amounted to nothing more than "theater."
Conservative radio darling Glenn Beck, who offered a mea culpa for his own role in dividing the nation, said Monday that Coca-Cola was trying to set the American people at odds with a Super Bowl ad that featured a patriotic hymn performed in multiple languages.