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This Pat Bagley editorial cartoon appears in The Salt Lake Tribune on Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014. Want more? Become a fan of Bagley on Facebook at www.facebook.com/notrobertkirby. You can also check out the last 10 Bagley cartoons below. Flood of …

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