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Addison Wiggin taking note of rising mortgage rates this morning… hmmmn…

Addison Wiggin taking note of rising mortgage rates this morning… hmmmn…

on May 31, 2013, 7:09 AM / in National News, News

We received a curious reader mail this morning. “Here is news that you can use in the DR,” it read, “and it’s not yet being reported elsewhere.” Except, perhaps, Mortgage News Daily on Tuesday. The headline reads “Mortgage Rates Vault Catastrophically Higher”: “There is no adequately descriptive language for movement in Mortgage rates today. ‘Vaulting catastrophically higher’ only begins to […]

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The Protected Predator Class

The Protected Predator Class

on May 30, 2013, 8:03 AM / in National News, News

It is almost a daily occurrence to read of some UNIFORMED LAW ENFORCEMENT officer being found out to be in violation of the laws he is supposed to represent.  Until the POLICE can POLICE those they have wear the uniform then they should NOT be held up as some kind of protected species. I have known many – and have […]

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Another View: Ideological attack

Another View: Ideological attack

on May 30, 2013, 7:55 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Written by Wayne Pacelle WAYNE PACELLE is president of the Humane Society of the United States. Contact: humane society.org /about/ contact/. Editor’s Note: In fairness, we are giving you the other side opinion of the claims that HSUS is being targeted…. now I don’t believe him because the facts don’t back him up but here is his statement. Rep. Blaine […]

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State attorney general: Parking lot gun measure doesn’t affect employment law

State attorney general: Parking lot gun measure doesn’t affect employment law

on May 30, 2013, 7:43 AM / in News, State News

NASHVILLE (AP) — A Tennessee employer could fire a worker who violates company policy by storing firearms and ammunition in vehicles parked on employers’ property despite a new state law, according to a state attorney general’s opinion. Gov. Bill Haslam in March signed the measure that would allow people with handgun carry permits to store firearms in their vehicles no […]

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Former Michigan Supreme Court Justice sentenced for bank fraud

Former Michigan Supreme Court Justice sentenced for bank fraud

on May 30, 2013, 7:33 AM / in National News, News

By: Jim Kouri A bank fraud suspect who once sat on the bench of the highest court in the state of Michigan will be spending the next year of her life behind bars, the U.S. Attorney’s office reported on Tuesday. Diane M. Hathaway, a former Michigan Supreme Court Justice, was sentenced Tuesday to one year and one day in federal […]

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It appears that Job Creation by Democrats is Never what it Seems Whether It Be Local or Nationial

It appears that Job Creation by Democrats is Never what it Seems Whether It Be Local or Nationial

on May 30, 2013, 7:05 AM / in National News, News

McAuliffe’s stalled electric car company salary raises funding scheme questions By: Dan Spencer At this point the failures and false promises of Virginia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe’s electric car company, GreenTech, have been well documented. For those who need a refresher, Clinton fundraiser and party insider McAuliffe re-christened himself a ‘Virginia businessman’ in his second quest for the Old Dominion […]

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Ted Cruz Takes Center Stage, Media Increases Attacks

Ted Cruz Takes Center Stage, Media Increases Attacks

on May 30, 2013, 6:58 AM / in National News, News

By: Breeanne Howe Editor’s Note: While his star may rise…. there is the constitutional issue of birth, unless, of course, it is ignored as it has been with the current President. With news Wednesday morning that Michelle Bachmann won’t be running for re-election in 2014, the left has turned their sights quickly to another target: Ted Cruz.  Not that they […]

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Correction: Carhart could still face discipline in late-term abortion death of kindergarten teacher

Correction: Carhart could still face discipline in late-term abortion death of kindergarten teacher

on May 30, 2013, 6:51 AM / in National News, News

by John Jalsevac Correction 05/28/13 at 2:47 pm EST: This story has been updated after LifeSiteNews learned that the Maryland Health Department’s investigation into the death of Jeniffer Morbelli is still open, contrary to initial reports. MARYLAND, (LifeSiteNews.com) – While initial reports had indicated that the Maryland Department of Health has cleared Leroy Carhart of wrongdoing in the abortion related […]

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Texas Governor Vetoes Bill That Would Have Expanded Political Reporting

Texas Governor Vetoes Bill That Would Have Expanded Political Reporting

on May 30, 2013, 6:45 AM / in National News, News

Written by  Kurt Hyde Texas Governor Rick Perry vetoed SB 436, a bill that would have greatly increased the number of organizations that would have had to make regular reports to the Texas Ethics Commission as being involved in political activities. In a statement posted on the governor’s website, Perry explained: Freedom of association and freedom of speech are two […]

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NRA Leads Recall Efforts Against Anti-Gun Lawmakers in Colorado

NRA Leads Recall Efforts Against Anti-Gun Lawmakers in Colorado

on May 30, 2013, 6:39 AM / in National News, News

Written by  Raven Clabough Anti-gun Democratic lawmakers in Colorado are facing recall bids from angry voters in what is believed to be the first phase in a number of fallouts over efforts to restrict gun rights expected to be seen across the country. New revelations indicate that the National Rifle Association has assumed a major role in the recall initiatives, […]

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D.C. Vaudeville segues from comedy to TRAGEDY

on May 30, 2013, 6:34 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Washington, DC Vaudeville segues from comedy to tragedy.  The cast of satraps generally known to the public as the Gang of Eight (how ironic, a term used in early Soviet Russia) and in American parlance can be described as unconstitutional legislative thugs and devout enemies of middleclass America, e.g. their recent production of a proposed immigration reform bill. A brief […]

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Fox News vs. the Cult of Obama

Fox News vs. the Cult of Obama

on May 30, 2013, 6:29 AM / in National News, News

by Joel B Pollak It is impossible to understand the Obama administration’s uniquely hostile treatment of Fox News without understanding the self-image of the Obama team. On the one hand, the targeting of Fox News for isolation and surveillance suggests an administration so lacking in competence that it cannot tolerate criticism or scrutiny. On the other, the attacks suggest hubris, […]

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Detropia

on May 30, 2013, 6:24 AM / in National News, News

A 1 hour video was produced called Detrophia, and is still available online to view. It is the story of Detroit from the 1960s to the present. In the 1960s there were jobs everywhere. In Detroit a UAW Local 22 unskilled union worker made good money screwing lug nuts on car wheels. The city grew to 1.8 Million and business […]

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Last minute reminders for JHS Reunion this Saturday

Last minute reminders for JHS Reunion this Saturday

on May 30, 2013, 6:12 AM / in Announcements

Saturday will be here before we know it for our Second Annual JHS Alumni Reunion. If you volunteered to make cookies (5 doz. min.), please bring them to the school Cafeteria on Thursday or Friday between 10-12 or drop off in the Cafeteria when you get to the reunion on Saturday. If you volunteered to help set up on Friday, […]

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The attempt to destroy the individual

on May 30, 2013, 6:09 AM / in Opinion

Folks who know me personally I am sure would call me an *individual* as Rappoport describes below.-  I have never been a joiner – have always preferred small gatherings over large ones and have been called a hermit by many.  I have always believed and stood on my belief that God made me as a Unique Individual – he didn’t […]

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Denny Hamlin to run special, Autism Speaks puzzle piece paint scheme on his No. 11 FedEx Toyota for the June 2 “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks”

Denny Hamlin to run special, Autism Speaks puzzle piece paint scheme on his No. 11 FedEx Toyota for the June 2 “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks”

on May 29, 2013, 4:42 PM / in NASCAR, Sports

Drivers in all three series will sport Autism Speaks puzzle piece decals on cars throughout May 31-June 2, 2013 race weekend DOVER, Del. – When Denny Hamlin comes to Dover International Speedway to compete in the June 2 “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, he will be sporting a special Autism Speaks puzzle piece paint scheme […]

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Peter Coyne, wrapping his head around jump-robust volatility and neighbor truncations…

Peter Coyne, wrapping his head around jump-robust volatility and neighbor truncations…

on May 29, 2013, 4:21 PM / in National News, News

Alfred Nobel has got to be rolling over in his grave. “Paul Krugman was merely speaking up for those silent individuals whose lives have been mercilessly devastated,” said CNBC’s Martin Bashir, “by the advance of an economic theory that we now know is completely bogus.” Here’s the best part. Are you sitting down? “And for that alone, he deserves the […]

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Letters Show IRS Higher-Ups Requested Info on Conservative Groups

Letters Show IRS Higher-Ups Requested Info on Conservative Groups

on May 29, 2013, 10:57 AM / in National News, News

Additional scrutiny of conservative organizations’ activities by the IRS did not solely originate in the agency’s Cincinnati office, with requests for information coming from other offices and often bearing the signatures of higher-ups at the agency, according to attorneys representing some of the targeted groups. At least one letter requesting information about one of the groups bears the signature of […]

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The Unraveling of Sykes-Picot

The Unraveling of Sykes-Picot

on May 29, 2013, 10:19 AM / in History, National News, News

The thrice-promised land it has been called. It is that land north of Mecca and Medina and south of Anatolia, between the Mediterranean Sea and the Persian Gulf. In 1915 — that year of Gallipoli, which forced the resignation of First Lord of the Admiralty Winston Churchill — Britain, to win Arab support for its war against the Ottoman Turks, […]

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Will YOUR Congressman vote for or against a new Internet sales tax?

Will YOUR Congressman vote for or against a new Internet sales tax?

on May 29, 2013, 9:39 AM / in National News, News, State News

If you don’t know, CALL THEM, and find out: (202) 224-3121 TN’s Senators Alexander and Corker voted for it recently, Governor Haslam and Lt Gov Ron Ramsey have pushed your Congressmen to do the same when it comes for a vote in the US House of Representatives. Professional wrestler and TN citizen Glenn Jacobs is a vocal critic of the […]

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