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Carbon Tax Runs Into Opposition

on December 17, 2012, 9:05 AM / in News

One need not look far to see the federal government and state governments are moving further apart on their approaches to energy policy. More states are looking at ways to encourage the development of affordable domestic energy sources such as natural gas and away from picking winners and losers through arbitrary renewable portfolio standards. By contrast, discussions in Washington, DC […]

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Clackamas Mall Shooter Was Confonted By Concealed Carrier

Clackamas Mall Shooter Was Confonted By Concealed Carrier

on December 17, 2012, 8:52 AM / in News

On Tuesday night 22-year-old Nick Meli went to the Clackamas Town Center mall with his friend Casey and Casey’s baby daughter. They were walking through the mall when a masked man, now known to be Jacob Tyler Roberts, opened fire. Nick’s reaction? “I heard three shots and turned and looked at Casey and said, ‘are you serious?’”. Nick told Casey […]

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As Conn. story unfolds, media struggle with facts

on December 17, 2012, 8:45 AM / in News

We don’t need armed COPS at every school –  we need QUALIFIED ARMED CCH’s in every school so that those who prey upon the GUN FREE ZONES will understand they are going to be the VICTIMS – not the kids. The media has gone absolutely NUTS in their exaggerated and outrageous coverage – all of which was purposely done to […]

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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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Mexico imprisons U.S. Marine

Mexico imprisons U.S. Marine

on December 17, 2012, 8:07 AM / in News

PLEASE look below and sign the petition in behalf of the young Marine who is jailed in Mexico unjustly. Lets get him home in time for Christmas. IF Mexico refuses to release him, then lets ask our Reps. & Senators in Washington to hold up the financial aid that goes to Mexico. Even if you don’t donate to this cause, […]

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Gov. Haslam rebukes critics of Muslim aide

Gov. Haslam rebukes critics of Muslim aide

on December 17, 2012, 7:45 AM / in State News

Knoxnews.com NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Gov. Bill Haslam on Tuesday issued his strongest defense yet of a Muslim aide who has been criticized for once working in the field of Shariah compliant finance. The Republican governor was asked after a speech to a Nashville Republican group whether he was incorporating elements of Islamic law into state government. Such criticism emerged […]

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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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How Am I Doing

How Am I Doing

on December 16, 2012, 9:17 AM / in Bedtime Stories

A sweet grandmother telephoned St. Joseph ‘s Hospital. She timidly asked, “Is it possible to speak to someone who can tell me how a patient is doing?”The operator said, “I’ll be glad to help, dear. What’s the name and room number of the patient?”The grandmother in her weak, tremulous voice said, “Norma Findlay, Room 302.”The operator replied, “Let me put […]

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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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Our Forefathers and Pets

Our Forefathers and Pets

on December 15, 2012, 3:10 PM / in History

Here is a neat little article about Washington, Jefferson, Franklin and Adams that you might not know about: What do “Tipsy,” “Drunkard” and “Satan” have in common? They are all names bestowed upon dogs by some of the original leaders of our nation. It turns out that George Washington and John Adams, along with a few of their fellow founding […]

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New Poll Shows Voters in Tennessee and Kentucky Overwhelmingly Support Bill to Strengthen the Horse Protection Act

on December 14, 2012, 2:15 PM / in News, State News

(Editor’s Note: At least they show what the questions were. With questions phrased this way, they were sure to get the kind of answers they wanted. The sampling size was only 625 people in each state, so their results are highly misleading. ) Legislation would address the widespread abuse in Tennessee walking horse industry A new poll conducted by Mason-Dixon […]

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How Obama replaced Christ among blacks

on December 14, 2012, 8:48 AM / in News

Exclusive: Jesse Lee Peterson asserts minorities have found ‘a physical messiah’ Original Post President Barack Obama is the most divisive man to ever occupy the White  House –period! Yet, 95 percent of black Americans worship him as if he’s the  messiah. Why? Actor and comedian Jamie Foxx recently took the stage at the Soul Train  Awards and told the audience, […]

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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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A Second Wave: Tea Party Leader Says ‘You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet’

A Second Wave: Tea Party Leader Says ‘You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet’

on December 14, 2012, 8:32 AM / in News

by  Matthew Boyle Todd Cefaratti, the president of TheTeaParty.net, has a message for Republicans and Democrats alike: “This is just the beginning. If you think the tea party’s dead, you ain’t seen nothing yet.” At a press conference inside the Capitol Hill Club in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday afternoon, Cefarratti’s organization and several House Republicans joined with Kentucky Republican Sen. […]

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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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Obama for Grijalva?

Obama for Grijalva?

on December 14, 2012, 7:24 AM / in National News, News

Get ready for an open declaration of war By Becky Pallack Arizona Daily Star Groups push Raúl Grijalva for interior secretary slot A coalition of 238 environmental, ethnic and other groups sent a letter to President Obama Monday recommending Rep. Raúl Grijalva as the next interior secretary. Additionally, a petition on WhiteHouse.gov urging Obama to appoint Grijalva to the post […]

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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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Gov Haslam Approaches Congress Again To Allow Internet Sales Tax!

Gov Haslam Approaches Congress Again To Allow Internet Sales Tax!

on December 13, 2012, 3:17 PM / in News, State News

Governor Haslam once again lobbied Congress yesterday for a national Internet sales tax… Gov. Bill Haslam and Washington Gov. Chris Gregoire have sent a letter to two U.S. Senate Finance Committee leaders urging action before the end of the year on legislation allowing states to collect sales taxes on Internet sales. The bill is known as the “Marketplace Fairness Act.” […]

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