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Racing starts In Jan for the Daytona 500 in Feb

on January 6, 2013, 8:57 PM / in NASCAR, Sports

Jan. 10-12: pre-Daytona 500 testing at Daytona International Speedway. Jan. 17-18: 2nd round of testing at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Jan. 19: (NMPA) National Motorsports Press Association Hall of Fame ceremony in Charlotte. Jan. 21-24: Charlotte Motor Speedway Sprint Media Tour. Jan. 28-29: testing at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Feb. 8: NASCAR Hall of Fame class 3 induction. Feb 9: NASCAR […]

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Marine Who Penned Blistering Letter to Sen. Feinstein Over Gun Control Speaks Out

on January 6, 2013, 5:44 PM / in National News, News

CNN Interview – Marine to senator, “No, ma’am, “I won’t register my guns”

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Bloggers Retaliate Against Newspaper That Published Gun Information

on January 6, 2013, 8:32 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Watch ye, stand fast in the faith, quit you like men, be strong. 1 Corinthians 16:13 Compiled by Pastor Greg Wilson, Landmark Baptist Church, Archer, Florida Thomson/Reuters Three days after a New York newspaper published the names and addresses of licensed gun owners in Westchester and Rockland counties, gun-rights advocates and privacy activists struck back. Two bloggers published the names, […]

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The Truth About Guns Blog

on January 6, 2013, 8:29 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Watch ye, stand fast in the faith, quit you like men, be strong. 1 Corinthians 16:13 Compiled by Pastor Greg Wilson, Landmark Baptist Church, Archer, Florida …Because Government Troops Have High Capacity Magazines by Tim McNabb When I am asked why I need a magazine for my “assault rifle” larger than 10 rounds, the answer is “because soldiers carry magazines […]

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Gun Registration Is Gun Confiscation

Gun Registration Is Gun Confiscation

on January 6, 2013, 8:27 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By Dean Weingarten Watch ye, stand fast in the faith, quit you like men, be strong. 1 Corinthians 16:13 Compiled by Pastor Greg Wilson, Landmark Baptist Church, Archer, Florida The holy grail of the anti-self-defense and anti-rights special interest groups is gun registration. This is because once your gun is required to be registered, it is in effect, already confiscated. […]

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Joel Bowman reckoning today from Buenos Aires, Argentina January 5th 2013

Joel Bowman reckoning today from Buenos Aires, Argentina January 5th 2013

on January 5, 2013, 8:34 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Before diving into today’s penultimate installment of The Daily Reckoning Best Of 2012 Series, we’d like to wish the Federal Reserve a very unhappy birthday. This year will mark the 100th anniversary of that rotten institution, a hideout for scoundrels and highwaymen of the academic class and for perpetrators of untold crimes against monetary sanity. Over the past century, the […]

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My Line In The Sand Is Drawn Here!

on January 5, 2013, 8:01 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By Chuck Baldwin Archived column: http://chuckbaldwinlive.com/home/archives/5345 If Barack Obama and his gaggle of gun grabbers have their way, the American citizenry will have all of their firearms taken away. If their current attempt to outlaw semi-automatic rifles is successful, does anyone think it will stop there? Don’t be naïve! The goal of people like Barack Obama, Dianne Feinstein, Charles Schumer, […]

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Whether the Semi-Auto Ban Passes May

Whether the Semi-Auto Ban Passes May

on January 4, 2013, 7:16 PM / in National News, News

McCain may be working to stab us in the back Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is still trying to rig the Senate rules so that President Barack Obama can get his anti-gun and anti-Constitution agenda passed. But first, here’s some good news. GOA activists like yourself are having an impact! Prior to the New Year, the reports coming out of […]

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Unchanged: Americans Are Still Fleeing High-Tax, Forced-Unionism States With Good Reason

Unchanged: Americans Are Still Fleeing High-Tax, Forced-Unionism States With Good Reason

on January 4, 2013, 9:30 AM / in National News, News

Original Post Despite Chris Christie, New Jersey tops the list of worst places… Like some sort of STD communicable disease, as they have for decades, Americans are still finding union-dominated states that force workers to pay unions (or be fired) very unattractive to live in and, as a result, are leaving by the droves. According to an annual study conducted […]

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We Are Already Over the Fiscal Cliff

on January 4, 2013, 9:19 AM / in National News, News

By Congressman Ron Paul Despite claims that the Administration and Congress saved America from the fiscal cliff with an early morning vote today, the fact is that government spending has already pushed Americans over the cliff. Only serious reductions in federal spending will stop the cliff dive from ending in a crash landing, yet the events of this past month […]

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Make Me Happy

Make Me Happy

on January 3, 2013, 10:53 AM / in Bedtime Stories, Opinion

Flying on Air Force One, Obama looked at Oprah, chuckled and said, ‘You know, I could throw a $1,000 bill out of the window right now and make somebody very happy. Oprah shrugged her shoulders and replied, ‘I could throw ten $100 bills Out of the window and make ten people very happy. Michelle added, ‘That being the case, I […]

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NASCAR credit included in “fiscal cliff” deal

NASCAR credit included in “fiscal cliff” deal

on January 2, 2013, 8:45 PM / in NASCAR, Sports

NASCAR credit included in “fiscal cliff” deal: The “fiscal cliff” deal reached by the Senate and the White House on New Year’s Eve, and passed in legislative form by the Senate early New Year’s Day, includes many giveaways to special interests–including an extension of a perk enjoyed by “motorsports entertainment complexes” otherwise known as the “NASCAR tax credit.” The provision, […]

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The Left Side of the Track

The Left Side of the Track

on January 2, 2013, 1:23 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

The BIG Lie: “Well, I have to tell you, David, if you look at my track record over the last two years, I cut spending by over a trillion dollars in 2011.” –Barack Obama (Actually, federal spending increased by $147 billion in 2011.) Belly laugh of the year: “I’m not driven by some ideological agenda. I’m a pretty practical guy.” […]

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The UpRight – The Patriot Post

on January 2, 2013, 1:14 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

“All the debate over spending is starting to remind me of the movie Jaws. We have some people who believe there is this big threat headed our way, but the authorities all tell us not to panic — but instead of the mayor of Amity Island telling us the beaches are safe, President Obama is telling us we’ll grow our […]

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Obama’s Tax Bill Comes Due

Obama’s Tax Bill Comes Due

on January 2, 2013, 12:59 PM / in National News, News

A version of this article appeared January 2, 2013, on page A16 in the U.S. edition of The Wall Street Journal, with the headline: Obama’s Tax Bill Comes Due. So Congress has passed a bill to avoid the tax cliff, hallelujah. This is the way to look at it if you have a pre-Copernican view of politics where Washington is […]

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A New Agenda

A New Agenda

on January 2, 2013, 10:21 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

As we start the new year, it is sad to see so many Republicans patting themselves on the back, Grover Norquist included it seems, saying, “It’s ok, it really was a tax decrease because it is Tuesday.” The one pledge to rule them all got obfuscated away conveniently and it is time to move on to a new agenda for […]

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Multiple Justice Disorder

on January 2, 2013, 9:56 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Joel Bowman, reckoning today from Buenos Aires, Argentina Chances are, you’re a criminal. At least as defined by the state. You might not be one of the 83,000 people who are sent to prison in the United States every single year… and you might not have run afoul of one of the 4,500 (and counting) federal statutes…but that doesn’t mean […]

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David Malpass: Nothing Is Certain Except More Debt and Taxes

David Malpass: Nothing Is Certain Except More Debt and Taxes

on January 2, 2013, 8:45 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By DAVID MALPASS Original Post Whatever ultimately emerges from the fiscal-cliff negotiations over the past 48 hours, the country will survive. But the damage can’t be undone. Taxes are going up for all working Americans. And so is the size of government. Businesses have been waiting to see whether a second Obama administration will encourage the economy. During the fiscal-cliff […]

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The McConnell Tax Hike

on January 2, 2013, 8:42 AM / in National News, News

By: Erick Erickson Original Post The McConnell Tax Hike will become law of the land.  Mitch McConnell can and should take responsibility for it. The McConnell Tax Hike raises taxes on people making over $400,000.00, but it also raises taxes on the middle class.“More than 80 percent of households with incomes between $50,000 and $200,000 would pay higher taxes.” Not […]

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They should go over the cliff

They should go over the cliff

on January 1, 2013, 1:17 PM / in National News, News

Dear Friends, Happy New Year!  Unfortunately for the GOP, it begins on a bitter note. Last night, without any legislative language, the Senate Republicans and Democrats voted to raise taxes.  They did not just vote to raise income taxes.  They voted to raise the payroll tax on all Americans. This will hurt small businesses. Ironically, this plan generates less revenue […]

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