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Climate Change This Week: UN Certainty Goes Up

Climate Change This Week: UN Certainty Goes Up

on August 22, 2013, 9:00 AM / in National News, News

The UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change seems to have done the impossible: reach a near consensus on the cause of climate change. Despite a wealth of research to the contrary, the IPCC is now 95% certain that climate change is manmade, an assertion it will officially announce in a new report next month. While a variety of human activities […]

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The Power of Congress?

The Power of Congress?

on August 22, 2013, 8:56 AM / in Bedtime Stories
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Get Busy Writing Those Regulations

Get Busy Writing Those Regulations

on August 22, 2013, 8:54 AM / in National News, News

In 2010, the Democrat-controlled Congress rammed through a gargantuan regulatory package known as the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. Ostensibly, the law was a response to the 2008 financial panic — a way for Washington to regulate the economy into financial security. As the White House put it this week, its purpose is to “prevent the type […]

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8 Reasons Young Americans Don’t Fight Back: How the US Crushed Youth Resistance

8 Reasons Young Americans Don’t Fight Back: How the US Crushed Youth Resistance

on August 22, 2013, 8:53 AM / in National News, News

Republished from alternet.org By Bruce E. Levine Traditionally, young people have energized democratic movements. So it is a major coup for the ruling elite to have created societal institutions that have subdued young Americans and broken their spirit of resistance to domination. Young Americans—even more so than older Americans—appear to have acquiesced to the idea that the corporatocracy can completely […]

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Bits and Pieces August 22nd, 2013

Bits and Pieces August 22nd, 2013

on August 22, 2013, 8:21 AM / in Local News, National News, News, State News

If you pay your mortgage faithfully, denying yourself the newest big-screen TV, while your neighbor buys iPhones, time shares, a wall-sized do-it-all plasma screen TV and new cars, and the government forgives his debt when he defaults on his mortgage — you might live in a nation that was founded by geniuses but is run by idiots. Fritz Edmonds (Channeling […]

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Obama’s Brother: Muslim Brotherhood Leader?

Obama’s Brother: Muslim Brotherhood Leader?

on August 22, 2013, 7:06 AM / in National News, News

By Raymond Ibrahim Front Page Speaking recently on Bitna al-Kibir, a live TV show, Tahani al-Gebali, Vice President of the Supreme Constitutional Court in Egypt, said the time was nearing when all the conspiracies against Egypt would be exposed—conspiracies explaining why the Obama administration is so vehemently supportive of the Muslim Brotherhood, whose terrorism has, among other atrocities, caused the destruction […]

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The Thug Culture That Killed Chris Lane

The Thug Culture That Killed Chris Lane

on August 22, 2013, 6:52 AM / in National News, News

Editor’s Note: You might think Jackson is immune to this type of activity but in reality we know the truth. We have followed the lead of Memphis (see a bottom), by both ignoring the evident (Jackson Sun) or underplaying the obvious (WBBJ). By Arnold Ahlert In a testament to the depravity of thug culture, an Australian collegiate baseball player attending […]

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IHRA’s all-time winningest driver Clay Millican returns to Memphis International Raceway

IHRA’s all-time winningest driver Clay Millican returns to Memphis International Raceway

on August 22, 2013, 6:37 AM / in NASCAR, News, Sports

  Millington, Tennessee (August 21, 2013) – Clear your calendar now! You don’t want to miss when the most decorated man in the history of the International Hot Rod Association makes his triumphant return at his home track, Memphis International Raceway, for the IHRA Summit Racing Equipment World Finals / Nitro Jam event on October 11-12, 2013. Millican, a West […]

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Man who dobbed in suspects accused of murdering Melbourne baseball player Chris Lane says his son was next

Man who dobbed in suspects accused of murdering Melbourne baseball player Chris Lane says his son was next

on August 21, 2013, 10:10 AM / in National News, News

By Carmel Melouney, AAP  From: Herald Sun THE teenagers accused of murdering Melbourne baseball player Chris Lane were dobbed in by a local who claims his son was the trio’s next target. Chancey Allen Luna, 16, and James Francis Edwards Jr., 15 have been charged with first-degree murder over the fatal shooting in Duncan, Oklahoma. Michael Dewayne Jones, 17, was […]

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Eligibility of candidates for office of President

Eligibility of candidates for office of President

on August 21, 2013, 9:46 AM / in National News, News

We need to be giving our Congress critters a raft of grief.  The double standard is so apparent that only the mentally deficient could be clueless. Representative McMorris Rodgers, All this talk about whether Ted Cruz is eligible to run for President is beyond mind-boggling. Here we have Barack Obama, whose father was a British subject on the day Obama was […]

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Progressives and Blacks

Progressives and Blacks

on August 21, 2013, 9:43 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By Walter E. Williams Sometimes I wonder when black people will reject the patronizing insults of white progressives and their black handmaidens. After CNN’s Piers Morgan’s interview with the key witness in the George Zimmerman trial, he said: “Rachel Jeantel is not uneducated. She’s a smart cookie.” That’s a remarkable conclusion. Here’s a 19-year-old young lady, still in high school, […]

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States’ Rights and Separation of Powers

States’ Rights and Separation of Powers

on August 21, 2013, 9:37 AM / in Announcements

 The   Nashville Lawyers’ Chapter of the Federalist Society presents The   Marriage Debate: How Courts Have Reinterpreted the Constitution, States’ Rights and Separation of Powers with Sherif   Girgis on August 27,   2013 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at The Law   Offices of Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP Nashville City Center 511 Union Street, Suite 2700 Nashville,   […]

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Common Core Education Standards Generate Catholic Concerns

Common Core Education Standards Generate Catholic Concerns

on August 21, 2013, 9:34 AM / in National News, News

The academic quality of the new federal standards is insufficient, according to  critics. by CHARLOTTE HAYS WASHINGTON — Common Core State Standards — a set of federal education  standards adopted by 45 states and the District of Columbia — have fervent  supporters and just as many fervent opponents. Supporters tout the advantage of national educational standards that are  intended to […]

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Common Core Hurts Education, Biblical Knowledge

Common Core Hurts Education, Biblical Knowledge

on August 21, 2013, 9:28 AM / in National News, News

By Jane Robbins, CP Op-Ed Contributor David Coleman, the non-English teacher who wrote the Common Core  national English language arts (ELA) standards, is conducting a charm offensive  to persuade Christians to embrace the new national standards. According to Mr.  Coleman, students “educated” under Common Core will be better readers and better  able to understand Scripture, and thus will enjoy deeper […]

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Tyranny for Profit

Tyranny for Profit

on August 21, 2013, 9:24 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By Eric Peters – Eric Peters Autos Tyranny seems to be as much about getting rich as it is about getting power. There is the example of Michael Chertoff, ex-Oberstgruppenfuhrer of the Heimatsicherheitsdeinst – who made millions via the TSA porno scanners which are now part of the Submission Training every American who wishes to fly must endure. The maker of the porno scanners […]

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Social Security and Medicare: Twin Disasters Loved by All Age Groups

Social Security and Medicare: Twin Disasters Loved by All Age Groups

on August 21, 2013, 9:19 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By Gary North of  GaryNorth.com One of the political facts of life which most Americans do not want to consider is this: young people are in favor of Social Security. This has always been the case. Politics are settled at the margin. There’s no doubt that older people, at the margin, are a very large swing vote. But they have never […]

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Gay Florida teen Kaitlyn Hunt sent back to jail over explicit texts, images

Gay Florida teen Kaitlyn Hunt sent back to jail over explicit texts, images

on August 21, 2013, 9:08 AM / in National News, News

Vero Beach, Florida (CNN) — Enough with the texting, a Florida judge told Kaitlyn Hunt after hearing testimony about thousands of text messages — some of them explicit — the Florida teenager reportedly sent to her underage girlfriend after being ordered not to while awaiting trial on charges of having sex with the girl. Judge Robert Pegg sent Hunt, 19, […]

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Your Mortgage, Their Rent

Your Mortgage, Their Rent

on August 21, 2013, 8:54 AM / in National News, News

By Arnold Kling Wall Street investment banks and mortgage bankers seem poised to get what they want in housing finance reform – at the expense of taxpayers.   When firms compete for government subsidies and regulatory advantages, economists call it “rent-seeking.” As Washington considers how to replace Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae in the mortgage market, we can expect the policy […]

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That number is………….

That number is………….

on August 21, 2013, 8:49 AM / in Bedtime Stories
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Bill Clinton foundation has spent more than $50M on travel expenses

Bill Clinton foundation has spent more than $50M on travel expenses

on August 21, 2013, 8:46 AM / in National News, News

  WASHINGTON – Bill Clinton’s foundation has spent more than $50 million on travel expenses since 2003, an analysis of the non-profit’s tax forms reveal. The web of foundations run by the former president spent an eye-opening $12.1 million on travel in 2011 alone, according to an internal audit conducted by foundation accountants. That’s enough to by 12,000 air tickets […]

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