Opinion

The Effect of the Connecticut Shootings in Tennessee

on December 18, 2012, 9:14 PM / in Opinion

The Jackson Sun which is owned by the Gannett News Services and delivers papers here in my hometown decided to use the incident in Connecticut  to its measure by talking to a very good friend of mine, Bill Pflaum (Bill and his wife Cindy have own of the Highland Place Bed & Breakfast in Jackson for 12 years) and use it […]

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Disingenuous Solution Seekers

Disingenuous Solution Seekers

on December 18, 2012, 10:40 AM / in News, Opinion

“we live in a fallen world, man is inherently evil (God said so)”

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EyeSee You and the Internet of Things: Watching You While You Shop

EyeSee You and the Internet of Things: Watching You While You Shop

on December 17, 2012, 4:08 PM / in News, Opinion

By John W. Whitehead “I believe there is something out there watching us. Unfortunately, it’s the government.”—Woody Allen Original Post   Gifts have been bought. Presents wrapped. Now all that remains is the giving and receiving. Oh, and the tracking, of course. Little did you know that all the while you were searching out that perfect gift, you were unknowingly […]

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On the edge of the Cliff…

On the edge of the Cliff…

on December 17, 2012, 4:02 PM / in Opinion

Just days ’till the end of the world. Thank goodness. At least then I won’t have to hear any more about the fiscal cliff…nor the proposed solutions, compromises and assorted other prestidigitations that will “save” the country from driving right off the darned thing… considering we jumped off years ago this in nothing particular new. Which brings me to an interesting article […]

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When The Gov’t Plays Robin Hood, It Steals Christmas Bonuses, New Equipment, And Jobs

on December 17, 2012, 10:33 AM / in News, Opinion

By Charlie Daniels Original Post I find it practically impossible to believe that the majority of this nation can’t see the incredibly dark future that is hanging over this country, the austere and strictly regulated lives we are passing on to our children and grandchildren for generations to come. When I write something like this on my Twitter account, I […]

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Newtown, Gun Control, And The MSM’s Continuing Ability To Shape The Narrative

on December 17, 2012, 8:23 AM / in Opinion

By Peter Brimelow A couple of times today, in the wake of the appalling school shootings in Newtown CT, I’ve found myself talking to politically-aware individuals who are genuinely surprised to hear that there have been several instances where mass killings have been stopped because private citizens intervened with their own, legal, guns. (Instapundit’s Glenn Reynolds discusses two such cases […]

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Now Add One More to the List

Now Add One More to the List

on December 17, 2012, 8:20 AM / in Opinion

Good material friends have sent. The first is a cartoon that succinctly illustrates why “gun free zones” are easy targets for deranged gunmen. Second is an attachment of a two page document regarding mind control, a practice I have alluded to before, but we would rather ignore.  (It specifically addresses the deliberate creation of multiple personality disorders among subjects.) This […]

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Posterity

on December 16, 2012, 4:16 PM / in History, Opinion

“Posterity, you will never know how much it cost the present generation to preserve your freedom! I hope you will make good use of it. If you do not, I shall repent that ever I took half the pains to preserve it.” – John Adams, 1777 ” They that give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve […]

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Democracy, When the Masses Rule

Democracy, When the Masses Rule

on December 16, 2012, 7:23 AM / in Opinion

“Half the population no longer reads the newspapers; plainly, they are the more clever half.” Gore Vidal “The marginal person is neither consistently good nor bad, smart nor dumb, bullish nor bearish…. but is subject to influence. Buy him a drink on election day, and he may vote whatever way you want. Stir him up with the right sort of […]

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Tax this! Tax that!

Tax this! Tax that!

on December 14, 2012, 8:44 AM / in News, Opinion

That’s all I’m hearing out of the statists from both sides of the aisle these days in Washington and of course our own governor…. but it is not just our governor… but our own state representatives as well stand in favor of this increase. Democrats and establishment Republicans alike are going all-out to tax anything and everything possible. Their latest […]

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Government Spying Out of Control

Government Spying Out of Control

on December 14, 2012, 8:14 AM / in Opinion

The constitutional standard for all search warrants is probable cause of crime. FISA, however, established a new, different and lesser standard – thus unconstitutional on its face since Congress is bound by, and cannot change, the Constitution – of probable cause of status.

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BREEDING IGNORANCE

BREEDING IGNORANCE

on December 14, 2012, 8:01 AM / in Opinion

By Lee Duigon Original Post “Spirit! Are they yours?” Scrooge could say no more.“They are Man’s,” said the Spirit… “And they cling to me, appealing from their fathers. This boy is Ignorance. This girl is Want. Beware of them both… but most of all beware this boy, for on his brow I see that written which is Doom…” -Charles Dickens, […]

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The Neo-Communist Economic Agenda

The Neo-Communist Economic Agenda

on December 13, 2012, 3:48 PM / in Opinion

“The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings. The inherent virtue of Socialism is the equal sharing of miseries. … Socialism is the philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance and the gospel of envy.” –Winston Churchill Today, I have a new entry for the political lexicon to categorize the latest ideological iteration of Marxists in America: […]

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Children of gay couples academically disadvantaged: study

Children of gay couples academically disadvantaged: study

on December 12, 2012, 5:32 PM / in News, Opinion

By Johanna Dasteel A new  study has found that children of same-sex couples suffer a marked disadvantage in educational progress when compared to children living with married parents of opposite sexes. The study, spearheaded by Dr. Douglas Allen of Simon Fraser University, took a fresh look at data that had previously been analyzed by a Stanford sociologist, Dr. Michael Rosenfeld. While […]

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ObamaCare’s Crony Capitalism and Crooked Concealment

ObamaCare’s Crony Capitalism and Crooked Concealment

on December 12, 2012, 3:50 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

Written by Michael Tennant It was inevitable that a behemoth law such as ObamaCare, the result of much political wrangling and lobbying, would lead to crony capitalism. What was not inevitable, however, was that the cronyism — and a subsequent coverup — would occur so quickly; but that is the accusation leveled against the Obama administration and a major healthcare […]

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15 Signs That The Economy Is Rapidly Getting Worse As We Head Into 2013

15 Signs That The Economy Is Rapidly Getting Worse As We Head Into 2013

on December 12, 2012, 3:44 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

By Michael How can the mainstream media claim that the U.S. economy is “improving” when it is painfully obvious to anyone with a brain that the middle class is being absolutely eviscerated?  According to numbers that were just released, the number of Americans on food stamps rose by more than 600,000 in a single month to an all-time record high […]

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PETA Kills “People”

PETA Kills “People”

on December 12, 2012, 3:11 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

By Ingrid Newkirk When you’re an animal rights activist, you spend considerable time equating some odd animals with people. Many years ago, a Los Angeles Times reporter asked People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) what the group had to say about ant farms. The answer was “Ants are sentient beings, like we are.” Ants’ tastier fellow arthropods, lobsters, […]

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HR 998

on February 24, 2012, 6:00 AM / in National News, Opinion

Congress: Radically speaking there is a generation of sexually diverse individuals attempting to change the laws in the United States by using the United States Congress and they have a plan: 1st Indoctrinate an entire generation of American children with pro-homosexual propaganda and eliminate traditional values from American society. Their ultimate dream is to create a new America based on […]

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Manufacturing – Out the Door

on September 27, 2010, 9:21 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Sent to me from Chris Holley Original Post Any great nation throughout history has been great at making things. So if the United States continues to allow its manufacturing base to erode at a staggering pace how in the world can the U.S. continue to consider itself to be a great nation? We have created the biggest debt bubble in […]

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The Advance for another Group to Take

The Advance for another Group to Take

on July 21, 2010, 10:15 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Appeals court upholds D.C. gay-marriage law A D.C. appeals court on Thursday upheld the District of Columbia law allowing same-sex marriages, rejecting an effort by opponents to put the issue before city voters. In a 5-4 decision, the D.C. Court of Appeals agreed with a D.C. Superior Court ruling and an earlier ruling by the city’s Board of Elections and […]

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