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Unscientific Scare Labels Proposed in Several States

Unscientific Scare Labels Proposed in Several States

on March 18, 2013, 4:45 PM / in National News, News

Since the voters of California wisely rejected the misguided biotech food labeling scheme Proposition 37, activists have redoubled their efforts to shove these unnecessary notes onto food packaging. Washington will vote in November of this year on Initiative 522 if the bill is not passed by the legislature. Additionally, Pennsylvania, Minnesota, Vermont, and Colorado have introduced bills to mandate it. […]

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Madonna: Boy Scouts Are ‘F–ked Up’

Madonna: Boy Scouts Are ‘F–ked Up’

on March 18, 2013, 4:41 PM / in National News, News

Editor’s Note: I know for certain it gnaws at the left when there is something they cannot corrupt like honest men and honest organizations. by  William Bigelow Madonna, whose attempts to decide what’s best for maintaining the innocence of childhood would turn any responsible parent’s stomach, spoke at the GLAAD Awards over the weekend and denounced the Boy Scouts for their exclusion of […]

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The CIA, James Holmes, MKULTRA, and truth-serum torture

on March 18, 2013, 4:26 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

By Jon Rappoport www.nomorefakenews.com In 2002, author Martin Lee wrote an article for Common Dreams: “Truth Serum and Torture.” It could have been written yesterday, because now a Colorado judge has stated that, if James Holmes pleads not guilty by reason of insanity to the Aurora murders, state psychiatrists can subject him to drugs that will “help him remember his […]

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A Disgruntled Republican in Nashville

on March 18, 2013, 1:02 PM / in National News, News, State News

by Matt Collins Original Post There is a very quiet push to implement what is effectively a national sales tax scheme on all Internet purchases. They have already tried to sneak it into bill previously, and they will likely attempt to sneak it through again in the near future POTENTIALLY EVEN THIS WEEK. It is called the Marketplace Fairness / […]

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Pope Francis on Same-Sex Marriage: ‘A Move of the Father of Lies;’ ‘A Total Rejection of God’s Law’

on March 18, 2013, 10:47 AM / in National News, News

CNSNews.com) – In 2010, when his native Argentina was considering a proposal to legalize same-sex marriage, Pope Francis I, then archbishop of Buenos Aires, said that the legislation was a total rejection of God’s law and an effort by the father of lies to confuse and deceive humanity. Then-Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio made these observations in a letter to a group […]

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News Briefs… March 18th 2013

News Briefs… March 18th 2013

on March 18, 2013, 9:45 AM / in Local News, National News, News, State News

Mitch McConnell Declares Surrender on Obamacare Joining Eric Cantor, John Boehner, Kevin McCarthy, and Paul Ryan, Mitch McConnell is declaring surrender on Obamacare. He will no longer fight it. You’d never know that if you paid attention to his preferred words about Obamacare at CPAC.  McConnell told the crowd that “Obamacare should be repealed root and branch.”  He also told […]

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Why Banks and Brokerages Don’t Mix

on March 18, 2013, 4:10 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Imagine your mom baking a warm apple pie but then she decides to add ground beef to it to ‘enhance the flavor’. Or, imagine visiting your favorite Irish pub and asking the bartender for a pint of Guinness, yet the bartender puts a shot of Red Bull in it to enhance the taste. Better yet, imagine you find the love […]

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Victimized at the Vet’s by ObamaCare

Victimized at the Vet’s by ObamaCare

on March 17, 2013, 7:16 AM / in National News, News

Written by Michael Tennant If you’re a regular reader of The New American, you are well aware by now that ObamaCare is very bad for humans. But did you know it’s also bad for their furry friends? As with human healthcare, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act — contrary to its moniker — makes veterinary care less affordable. In […]

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Ben Carson announces retirement, feeds presidential speculation

Ben Carson announces retirement, feeds presidential speculation

on March 17, 2013, 7:12 AM / in National News, News

While the media spotlights – Bush – Rubio – Jindal – Cruz  – Paul –  watch the sidelines for other players…  And examine their backgrounds BEFORE they are set in place and their real records *selectively edited*.  –  Jackie Original Article Ben Carson, an emerging star in the conservative movement since his National Prayer Breakfast speech last month, fed into […]

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Oregon Company to Sell Drone Defense Technology to Public

Oregon Company to Sell Drone Defense Technology to Public

on March 17, 2013, 6:53 AM / in National News, News

By  Jason Koebler The company says it won’t knock drones down, but will stop them from ‘completing their mission’ Do you want to keep drones out of your backyard? An Oregon company says that it has developed and will soon start selling technology that disables unmanned aircraft. The company, called Domestic Drone Countermeasures, was founded in late February because some […]

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Former Wash. state Gov. Booth Gardner dies at age 76

Former Wash. state Gov. Booth Gardner dies at age 76

on March 17, 2013, 6:48 AM / in National News, News

  By RACHEL LA CORTE OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) – Booth Gardner, a two-term Democratic governor who later in life spearheaded a campaign that made Washington the second state in the country to legalize assisted suicide for the terminally ill, has died after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. He was 76. Gardner died Friday at his Tacoma home of complications […]

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Benghazi coverup: Lawmakers say survivors told to be quiet

Benghazi coverup: Lawmakers say survivors told to be quiet

on March 17, 2013, 6:29 AM / in National News, News

By: Jim Kouri On Friday, GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina told news organizations that wounded survivors of the bloody Benghazi terrorist attack were told by the Obama minions “to be quiet” about the details of the attack. According to Graham, the survivors, who have never spoken about their experiences in Libya, told him they can’t come forward to […]

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Montana Legislature Passes Gun Control Nullification Bill

Montana Legislature Passes Gun Control Nullification Bill

on March 15, 2013, 9:29 AM / in National News, News, State News

Editors Note: So what the hell are we doing in  Tennessee…. Raising money to campaign against sitting members of the Tennessee State House and Senate. Written by Christian Gomez After a vote of 28-21 in the state Senate on Wednesday, March 13, Montana is moving toward being the first state in the country to approve a bill prohibiting the enforcement […]

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Senate panel backs Obama bid to renew assault weapons ban

Senate panel backs Obama bid to renew assault weapons ban

on March 15, 2013, 9:12 AM / in National News, News

Editor’s Notes: Question… are the members of the panel that voted for the passage of this measure guilty of violating the Constitution? By Thomas Ferraro Original Post WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama’s bid to renew a ban against military-style assault weapons narrowly won the backing of the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday and headed to the full Senate, where […]

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Republican Senator Portman says now backs gay marriage

Republican Senator Portman says now backs gay marriage

on March 15, 2013, 9:04 AM / in National News, News

Editor’s Note: And no one thought it would come to this. Once you federalized marriage, you really open a can of worms…..   By Sarah N. Lynch WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Ohio Republican Senator Rob Portman, a longtime opponent of same-sex marriage, said on Friday he now believes gays have a right to marry after learning two years ago that his […]

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SAOVA INTERVIEW WITH FRANKIE TRULL

on March 15, 2013, 8:49 AM / in National News, News

A SAOVA message to sportsmen, pet owners and farmers concerned about protecting their traditions, avocations and livelihoods from anti-hunting, anti-breeding, animal guardianship advocates. Forwarding and cross posting, with attribution, encouraged. Frankie Trull is president of the National Association for Biomedical Research (NABR), a Washington, DC–based organization that advocates for sound public policy in support of ethical and essential animal research. […]

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The One Percent Solution Is Bad

on March 15, 2013, 8:27 AM / in National News, News, State News

Glenn Spencer, American Border Stupid Me When I set out in 2009 to develop a way to count everyone who crosses the border, I had no idea what I was getting into. It thought it was going to be a simple matter of coming up with a way to produce a scorecard for the border and the problem would be […]

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This Time the Goose Got Cooked

on March 15, 2013, 7:44 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

First, before I forget to mention what prompted this annual rant, read this short article referenced in the Subject line:Â http://www.takeastand.net/columns_detail.asp?colID=17 It’s that time of year when the golden goose of raising money ostensibly to fight cancer is brought out again, and countless well meaning people volunteer for and contribute to what has to be one of the most profitable enterprises in […]

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Conspiracy Theories vs. the Religion of Democracy

on March 15, 2013, 5:52 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

by Gary North GaryNorth.com I wrote an article on Austrian School economist Murray Rothbard. I argued that one of the reasons why tenured Austrian School economists want to distance themselves from him, is his writings on conspiracies in American history. Rothbard was quite clear about his commitment to apply Austrian economics’ theories of human action to the topic of conspiracies. […]

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The Morning Gold Fix

The Morning Gold Fix

on March 15, 2013, 5:48 AM / in National News, News

There is increasing evidence that the gold market is manipulated. The amount of physical bullion may be greatly over-stated, and gold may be manipulated in the same way that Libor rates are: The Telegraph noted Monday: [Bank of England executive] Paul Tucker told MPs that Barclays’ abuse of the Libor system may be only one part of the banks’ dishonesty […]

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