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Why do ‘The Young Turks’ hate White Southerners?

on February 1, 2013, 4:24 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

A friend sent this link to me today and I thought that I would share its contents with you. The Blog is entitled “News with an Attitude” and this particular article is written by Michael Cushman. The site is managed by Harold Poole who is an An American Patriot in Maryland! According to The Young Turks, a Left-wing political daily news […]

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Yahoo Mail Breach Linked to Old WordPress Vulnerability

on February 1, 2013, 4:03 PM / in National News, News

A couple WGEN subscribers have been caught up in this mess so I am posting it out to the entire list so those with Yahoo email can be aware of it –  and those without Yahoo email can also be aware.  Because of how I do things here at WGEN  (which irritates some folks because I refuse to click on […]

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Christian, Pro-Family Voices Warn of Boy Scout Move to Allow Gay Leaders

on February 1, 2013, 9:46 AM / in National News, News

Written by Dave Bohon Pro-family and religious leaders are strongly imploring leaders in the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) not to cave in on the organization’s longtime policy banning homosexuals from serving as scout leaders. A BSA spokesman said that the move could come as early as the first week in February. “The policy change under discussion would allow the […]

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Advice from the DHS: See an Active Shooter? Run and Hide

on February 1, 2013, 9:44 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Written by Bob Adelmann A four-minute instructional video just released by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) entitled “Active Shooter Situation: Options for Consideration” is filled with numerous suggestions for people confronting an “active shooter,” including evacuating the area, hiding from the shooter, warning others about the danger, locking and blocking doors, and silencing cellphones. Only in the gravest extreme, […]

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Pastor, Please Help Us!

Pastor, Please Help Us!

on February 1, 2013, 9:35 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

This column is archived here. All over America, county sheriffs are standing up and promising to protect their citizens’ right to keep and bear arms. They are pledging that, not only will they not participate in any federal gun ban, but that they will aggressively oppose any federal agencies that attempt to confiscate the semi-automatic rifles from the people of […]

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The Corbett Report: Calling Out The Hypocritical, War-Loving Left

on February 1, 2013, 9:17 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

You mighty want to try actually watching the video before commenting on it. From the transcript: “The silver lining, if ever there was one, is that as a result of all of this there will be more and more waking up to the complete charade of party politics and realizing that a true, honest anti-war movement will have to be […]

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Jackie’s Top News Items

Jackie’s Top News Items

on February 1, 2013, 9:11 AM / in National News, News

OUTRAGE: Decorated Combat Veteran Arrested in New York: Charged with 5 felonies for possession of AR magazines [Ed. Note: Tyrannical governments ALWAYS pass Draconian laws that turn law abiding citizens into criminals. GET IT? We LIVE UNDER TYRANNY NOW. If this case isn’t thrown out as it should be, Nathan Hadadd needs to demand a jury trial and pray he […]

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Farmers Begin Planting Hemp Under New Colorado Hemp Legalization

Farmers Begin Planting Hemp Under New Colorado Hemp Legalization

on January 31, 2013, 11:51 AM / in National News, News

Many farmers in Colorado will be expanding their list of planted crops this Spring after groundbreaking legislation was passed last November that allowed not only for the legalization of marijuana, but hemp as well. Now in case you’re not familiar, hemp is actually a multi-purpose substance that does not produce the high effects of marijuana. In fact, it’s mainly used […]

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Big Brother Brownell to Be a Blue Devil

Big Brother Brownell to Be a Blue Devil

on January 31, 2013, 11:34 AM / in National News, News

In 1991, a young professor started his career at Yale. Many pants sizes, several awful proposals to regulate what everybody can eat and drink, and 22 years later, Kelly “Twinkie Tax” Brownell is moving on from Yale’s Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, where the now-very-portly professor condemns cereal, soft drinks, and restaurant foods. He will take the reins […]

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Invitation to a Local Leaders Call with Cecilia Muñoz

Invitation to a Local Leaders Call with Cecilia Muñoz

on January 31, 2013, 10:15 AM / in National News, News

Don’t Forget…. this afternoon, someone will use this entree….. The White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs cordially invites you to join White House Domestic Policy Director Cecilia Muñoz on Thursday, January 31, for a call with local leaders across the country to discuss President Obama’s speech on fixing our broken immigration system. You can find the President’s remarks from his […]

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Letter to an Eagle Scout

Letter to an Eagle Scout

on January 30, 2013, 4:08 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

(EDITOR’S NOTE: This letter is a response from Mark Alexander to his son, a Cadet at the U.S. Air Force Academy, concerning the Boy Scouts of America national board proposal to allow homosexual Scout leaders. Alexander is both a Troop Scoutmaster and member of his area Boy Scout Executive Council.) I received your note about news of an upcoming proposal […]

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US-China Relations: War in 2013?

on January 30, 2013, 10:42 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By Addison Wiggin War between the US and China — an unpleasant thought, for sure…unless you happen to be a defense contractor. The threat of war could be sufficient to power the defense industry’s profit growth for many years. We would not be tackling this grim topic — nor engaging in the financial market version of grave-dancing — if the […]

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Jackie’s Top News of the Day

Jackie’s Top News of the Day

on January 30, 2013, 10:31 AM / in National News, News

Politicians take the taxpayers to THE CLEANERS!!!! State’s taxpayers pick up $5,600 dry-cleaning tab A few days after Washington lawmakers approved a budget deal to lower state spending last year, small-government Rep. Gary Alexander got $40.60 worth of dry cleaning done. Then he made sure taxpayers paid the bill. Alexander, the Republican budget writer in the state House, billed more […]

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Omelets Eggs-onerated?

Omelets Eggs-onerated?

on January 30, 2013, 10:03 AM / in National News, News

Today’s New York Times brings good news for breakfast lovers: A Harvard study has found that eating one egg a day did not increase the risk of heart disease. Old-timey myths that eggs were just “cholesterol bombs” aimed squarely at our arteries aren’t borne out by facts. While egg yolks do contain dietary cholesterol, they don’t seem to increase the […]

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Colorado Energy Office Can’t Account for $252 Million In Last Six Years

Colorado Energy Office Can’t Account for $252 Million In Last Six Years

on January 30, 2013, 9:59 AM / in National News, News

A 2012 performance review of the The Colorado Energy Office (CEO) revealed several disturbing findings by the State Auditor last month, which included a non-existent accounting system for CEO’s 34 programs, a runaway budget, and staff who had no knowledge of program goals or standards. The forty-eight page report was was dated December 18, 2012 and included background information on […]

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Moving On

Moving On

on January 30, 2013, 9:48 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

[peckplayer id=”1″ sound=”http://thejacksonpress.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/16_ryan_bingham-the_weary_kind_theme_from_crazy_heart.mp3″] Editor’s Note: An announcement from one of the few CNN moderators that I learned to respect. By: Erick Erickson (Diary) I was not going to say anything, but rather just fade away.  I suppose though with rumors and reports I should say something. My voicemail and inbox are, as I type, filling up.  I have turned my […]

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How Do You Treat Your Fellow Man

on January 30, 2013, 4:58 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Wayne Besen’s “Spy” Mission Uncovers Christian Kindness at “The Awakening 2010” Wayne Besen, extremist homosexual blogger and “exgay denier (as Matt Barber calls those who shun the existence of the untold thousands of former homosexuals) has pulled off the granddaddy of all homosexualist spy missions. Having apparently dyed his hair, growing several days worth of scruff, dawning shabby clothing and […]

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Elite Multiculturalist vs. The Rubes

on January 30, 2013, 4:56 AM / in National News, News

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Editor Paul Greenberg vs. the Arkansas Rubes   Another monthly illegal immigration screed directed at, as Greenberg routinely portrays, us southern rubes, in this case, Arkansas rubes by Pulitzer Prize winning editor Paul Greenberg. He opens his diatribe by stating “You know the sputtering types who go a little crazy on the subject of illegal immigration in this country?” […]

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Collateral Victims of Stealth Investing

on January 30, 2013, 4:52 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

From my friend Jim Bowman What a hapless clutch of fools, those who think they can control the world, to bend it to their whim, to arrange it as they deem fit. In moments of weakness, in the quiet serenity of the night, I almost pity the Feds… ..almost. We’ll get to that in a second, but first, a word about […]

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Senators Announce Immigration Plan; President Counters

on January 29, 2013, 8:54 PM / in National News, News

Written by Warren Mass A bipartisan group of eight senators announced on January 28 that they had developed a plan for comprehensive immigration reform. The four Democrats and four Republicans had worked independently of their colleagues in the Senate and informed President Obama over the weekend that they had reached an agreement. Senator Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.), one of the eight, […]

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