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INJUNCTION? – – “AND NOW THE REST OF THE STORY”

INJUNCTION? – – “AND NOW THE REST OF THE STORY”

on November 10, 2013, 11:16 AM / in National News, News

The following is a response to those who have expressed the belief that any effort to oppose implementation of the USDA Retail Pet Store Rule is doomed to failure and should be opposed. The Injunction Action will not assert that the USDA does not have the right to publish a Rule that implements the Animal Welfare Act (AWA). The Injunction […]

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Grand Theft Obama: The Biggest Heist in U.S. History

Grand Theft Obama: The Biggest Heist in U.S. History

on November 10, 2013, 11:07 AM / in National News, News

If enough people really want to STOP this theft of our nation then it is imperative that they REPENT – Turn their backs on the EVIL ONES – and turn their faces and hearts towards God.  We are in this mess due to the rebellion of the People against God and they (we) are now paying the consequences of that […]

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How to Be Your Own Central Banker

How to Be Your Own Central Banker

on November 10, 2013, 10:58 AM / in National News, News

by David Franklin ‘Fedspeak’ was first used to describe the long, often vague statements by Alan Greenspan on changes in Federal Reserve policy. In fact, Greenspan claims opaque answers to straight forward questions were part of the job as he did not want to make markets overreact. In his words, “What tends to happen is your syntax collapses… All of […]

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S. 815 moves the House

S. 815 moves the House

on November 9, 2013, 10:44 AM / in National News, News

If you haven’t heard, the Gay Bill of Special Rights just passed in the Senate for the first time ever on Thursday. 10 Republicans voted for it as well as 52 Democrats and 2 independents. Senator John Barrasso (R WY) did not vote And now it is headed to the House — your last chance to stop it. Obama is […]

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PREPARE FOR GRID EXII Expected NOV 13-14 -2013

PREPARE FOR GRID EXII Expected NOV 13-14 -2013

on November 9, 2013, 9:24 AM / in National News, News

I have received many emails about this coming *power grid shutdown*.  I have no way of knowing if this is really going to happen or not – the only ones who would know would be those who plan it.  I have purposely not sent out any posts on this topic for that very reason –  is this just another diversion […]

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Solid Concepts unveils first 3D-printed metal gun, a full-size .45 ACP 1911 (VIDEO)

Solid Concepts unveils first 3D-printed metal gun, a full-size .45 ACP 1911 (VIDEO)

on November 9, 2013, 8:46 AM / in National News, News

Solid Concepts is taking 3D printing over a threshold with their just-announced 3D printed stainless steel handgun. A 1911, the Solid Concepts pistol is chambered for full-power centerfire .45 ACP cartridges. The company is out to prove a point, that 3D printing has reached a level of maturity and precision that they can make a traditional firearm with the leading-edge […]

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POW/MIA Update: McCaskill to Introduce Measure Requiring Pentagon to ‘tackle this mess’

on November 9, 2013, 7:22 AM / in National News, News

NEWS RELEASE ISSUED BY THE OFFICE OF U.S. SENATOR CLAIRE MCASKILL POW/MIA Update: McCaskill (D- Missouri) to Introduce Measure Requiring Pentagon to ‘tackle this mess’ Senator who led Arlington effort will seek to amend annual defense bill, giving Defense Department one-year deadline to detail reforms WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill, who led the effort to reform management of Arlington […]

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EPA Closure of Last Lead Smelting Plant to Impact Ammunition Production

EPA Closure of Last Lead Smelting Plant to Impact Ammunition Production

on November 8, 2013, 8:42 AM / in National News, News

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is not content to infringe on property rights; recent actions taken against the country’s last lead smelting facility will affect the right to keep and bear arms, as well, by substantially impacting the production of ammunition. As of December 31, 2013, the lead refining plant will close for good. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports: About […]

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Election Recap: Anti-Soda, Organic Activists Appear to Lose Big

Election Recap: Anti-Soda, Organic Activists Appear to Lose Big

on November 8, 2013, 8:36 AM / in National News, News

The folks over at The Center for Consumer Freedom  previewed ballot initiatives this week with an eye toward how they might change the politics of soda taxes and the scientifically pointless labeling of foods produced using biotechnology. Today, it looks like those politics did not change. Telluride, Colorado’s Measure 2A, a $1.28 per-gallon tax on soda, will lose by more […]

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Is America Being Deliberately Pushed Toward Civil War?

Is America Being Deliberately Pushed Toward Civil War?

on November 8, 2013, 8:26 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Sent by a dear friend, with whose comments I agree.  This is one of those “I wish I had written that” articles;  it cuts through the nonsense peddled as news (by all the major outlets, even Fox) that most people believe. (Just as an aside, I pray none of you reading this is still among the dwindling numbers of people […]

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Texas sues Obama’s EEOC over ban on excluding felons from jobs

Texas sues Obama’s EEOC over ban on excluding felons from jobs

on November 8, 2013, 8:22 AM / in National News, News

By Jim Kouri The Lone Star State is suing the Obama administration in Lubbock, Texas, federal court over what is considered a law that compromises public safety and workplace security, according to a statement on Thursday by a public-interest law group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption and out-and-out criminal allegations. According to Judicial Watch’s web site, Texas Attorney General […]

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The Knives Come Out — for Christie

The Knives Come Out — for Christie

on November 8, 2013, 8:17 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

“Maybe the folks in Washington, D.C., should tune in their TVs right now and see how it’s done,” said the big winner of Tuesday last. “I did not seek a second term to do small things,” Chris Christie went on, but “to finish the job — now watch me do it.” Humility is not the governor’s strong suit. Yet, Christie […]

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Kudos To Sheriff Finch And The People Of Liberty County, Florida

Kudos To Sheriff Finch And The People Of Liberty County, Florida

on November 8, 2013, 8:12 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

This column is archived here. I realize it is hard for some people to understand (especially those holding political office), but in the United States, “We the People” are the sovereigns. America has no king. In America, “We the People” are Caesar. Someone rightly said, “In America, the people rule; they have the power of the ballot box, the jury […]

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Around the Block November 8th 2013

Around the Block November 8th 2013

on November 8, 2013, 7:04 AM / in National News, News, State News

Election of suburban school boards in Shelby County starts long, tedious process of establishing new education districts Alison Shores and Erin Elliott Berry, both candidates for Bartlett School Board — Position 2, are joined by Mike Farley and Bettye Lamb as they campaign outside Singleton Community Center in Bartlett. Six Shelby County suburbs held votes to elect members to their […]

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GOP Establishment Blames Tea Party for Election Failures

GOP Establishment Blames Tea Party for Election Failures

on November 8, 2013, 6:00 AM / in National News, News

“A thing moderately good is not so good as it ought to be. Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.” — Thomas Paine, The Rights of Man, 1792 By Thomas Paine’s definition, there is nothing so vicious as the majority of Republican lawmakers. The headline of a story published in Politico on […]

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Reminder-Letters to JC Officials and Meeting Nov 7!!!

on November 7, 2013, 9:53 AM / in National News, News, State News

This message is from Karen Riddle, working on the Johnson City MSN situation. If you are in the area and can attend the meeting Thursday evening or send a polite message to the commissioners, please do. This is the second reading of this ordinance and people will be allowed to speak. For more information contact Karen Riddle at vonriddle@aol.com The […]

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Oregon ducks education, stiffs Beaver state taxpayers

on November 7, 2013, 9:43 AM / in National News, News

Posted  by Mike DeVine Reading, writing and arithmetic take a back seat to “higher” education in  “fisting”, anal play and gorilla suit and other sex fetishes in the Beaver  State. Think $24,ooo of state-supported university funds could be better spent than  on an appearance fee for sex-advice and pundit Dan Savage to speak to  adult-children still eligible to be covered […]

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Control

Control

on November 7, 2013, 9:18 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By: Erick Erickson Let me start today with a post well off the beaten path. I’ve been struggling lately, and I know some of you have because you’ve told me, with controlling things not in my control.  It can get very frustrating.  You know something has to give, but you can’t control what must. Or, you know something is going […]

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Taxing Americans By Miles Driven Is Unfair And Intrusive

Taxing Americans By Miles Driven Is Unfair And Intrusive

on November 7, 2013, 8:48 AM / in National News, News

Written by Steve Stanek Federal and state officials want more money to spend on roads and bridges, and some of them think they know how to get it. They want to tax us on every mile we drive. They’re calling for a “vehicle miles traveled” (VMT) tax because, darn it, cars and trucks are becoming more fuel-efficient. Drivers are getting […]

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Experts say Hawaii’s gay marriage bill worst at protecting religious freedom

Experts say Hawaii’s gay marriage bill worst at protecting religious freedom

on November 7, 2013, 8:17 AM / in National News, News

BY MALIA ZIMMERMAN – HONOLULU Original Post A number of people on both sides of the gay marriage debate say the current draft of Senate Bill 1, which would legalize same-sex ceremonies, infringes on religious liberty. Civil rights attorney Jim Hochberg, who as president of Hawaii Family Advocates is leading the coalition effort to let people vote on the issue, said if Hawaii passes this […]

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