The Daily Mining Gazette, 29 Sep 2016 02:31:29 EDTThu, 29 Sep 2016 02:31:29 EDT postcard from post-factual America"Why haven't you reported that Colin Kaepernick's actions are due to his radical Muslim beliefs? Why are you covering this up?" So reads an email sitting in my inbox.Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTTrump's assassination innuendo should disqualify him - As Donald Trump's strategists try to soften his image, he has taken his assault against Hillary Clinton to a new level with a bizarre suggestion that would make her more vulnerable to violence from opponents, specifically fervent...Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT'Favors' to Blacks in the 1960s, as large numbers of black students were entering a certain Ivy League university for the first time, someone asked a chemistry professor - off the record - what his response to them was. He said, "I give them all A's and B's.Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTIt's time for Trump that all of my inside-the-beltway, elitist, morally superior friends and colleagues have weighed in with their self-righteous denunciations of Donald Trump, it's my turn.Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTPersonality, policy open to debate Monday we will see Hillary Clinton battle Donald Trump in their first presidential debate. It's difficult to capture the otherworldliness of it all. Most of the commentary centers around Trump -- and for good reason. He's the X factor.Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT