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BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU WISH FOR

BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU WISH FOR

on May 6, 2014, 8:40 AM / in National News, News

White House adviser John Podesta warned that President Obama may veto an energy efficiency bill set to hit the Senate floor Tuesday if it is approved with “unacceptable riders.” Republicans want at least four energy-related amendments on the bill as of Monday evening, including a binding measure to approve Keystone XL, and another to block the administration’s climate regulations on […]

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Open Carry: Good Idea or Nothing but Bad News?

Open Carry: Good Idea or Nothing but Bad News?

on May 6, 2014, 8:38 AM / in Opinion

Kevin Michalowski Open carry. Yes, it is legal in some places, but is it the best idea? Open carry advocates have every right to do what they do. If you want to make a political statement by practicing open carry, remember that in doing so you give up the tactical advantage a concealed weapon gives you. Into the Fray, Episode […]

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Close Call

Close Call

on May 6, 2014, 8:35 AM / in Opinion

Something diabolical, something that would have adversely affected the rights of every American came frighteningly close to happening in the US Senate last year and I’ll bet you didn’t even know it was happening, I know I didn’t. On March 23, 2013, an amendment to “uphold the Second Amendment and prevent the United States from entering into United Nations Arms […]

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Jay Carney’s Big Fat Lie: Emails Not About Benghazi

Jay Carney’s Big Fat Lie: Emails Not About Benghazi

on May 6, 2014, 8:32 AM / in Opinion

Investor Business Daily Benghazi Cover-Up: The administration’s tangled web of deceit now includes lying about prior lies as the White House press secretary tries to cover up its cover-up of why four Americans died in a terrorist attack. No, that was not Winston Smith, the rewriter of history working for the Ministry of Truth in George Orwell’s classic novel “1984,” […]

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Virginia proposal would limit size of gatherings at private homes

Virginia proposal would limit size of gatherings at private homes

on May 6, 2014, 8:23 AM / in National News, News

By Kenric Ward / watchdog.org A plan to ban “frequent and large gatherings at neighborhood homes” is a lawsuit waiting to happen, a Fairfax County supervisor predicts. Officials will get an idea Wednesday when public-comment hearings begin in Virginia’s most populous county. “I believe the county is risking a lawsuit and/or a Constitution challenge by interfering with peoples’ right to […]

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The Right Cross by Mark

The Right Cross by Mark

on May 6, 2014, 8:14 AM / in National News, News

The Other Buffett Rule Buffett Rule No. 1: The rich should pay their “fair share” of taxes, which happens to be no less than 30%. That’s what Barack Obama has been telling us for years, naming his “rule” after billionaire Warren Buffett. But the rich guy has his own rule: “I will not pay a dime more of individual taxes […]

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Campfield says Obamacare signups like Nazi ‘train rides’

on May 6, 2014, 7:40 AM / in News, State News

Thanks to Steve for this item out of TN. When I lived in TN I really liked Stacey Campfield –  he said it like it is. Jackie The Tennessean State Sen. Stacey Campfield is no stranger to the provocative analogy, and his latest already has provoked a condemnation from the head of the Tennessee Republican Party. State Sen. Stacey Campfield […]

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Jackson Madison County Tea Party Meeting

Jackson Madison County Tea Party Meeting

on May 6, 2014, 7:34 AM / in Announcements

Colonel Jim Harding will be the guest speaker at the Jackson Madison County TEA Party Thursday, May 15th at 6:30 PM Location:  Casey Jones Museum Colonel Harding will be speaking on EMP  attacks as well as other “prepper” items. Thank you!! In HIM, Jackosn Madison County TEA Party

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New California Threat

on May 5, 2014, 8:08 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Special thanks to Stephen & Sherry Murray  who wrote: Committed to growing old disgracefully! The godly care for their animals, but the wicked are always cruel. Proverbs 12:10 If you have men who will exclude any of God’s creatures from the shelter of compassion and pity, you will have men who will deal likewise with their fellow men. St. Francis […]

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The Devvy Kidd Report May 5th 2014

The Devvy Kidd Report May 5th 2014

on May 5, 2014, 8:03 AM / in National News, News

The Post Believe me when I tell you the Republicans have sold us down the road to one world government just like the Democratic/Communist Party USA. The Republicans held power of both houses of Congress for almost 14 years; 8 under Bush. They didn’t abolish one unconstitutional cabinet, agency, foreign aid or get rid of the millions of regulations choking […]

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Fed-up freshman’s ‘white privilege’ essay goes viral: ‘I apologize for nothing’

Fed-up freshman’s ‘white privilege’ essay goes viral: ‘I apologize for nothing’

on May 5, 2014, 7:35 AM / in National News, News

Special Thanks to Lucy for sending this. By Cheryl Carpenter Klimek / BizPack Review A freshman at Princeton University wrote an epic rebuttal to the numerous occasions that he’s been told to “check your privilege.” Tal Fortgang has been at the Ivy League school for only eight months, but has already grown weary of the social justice campaign that assumes […]

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10 things you need to know today about yesterday May 5th, 2014

10 things you need to know today about yesterday May 5th, 2014

on May 5, 2014, 7:11 AM / in National News, News

1. Ukraine separatists free compatriots from Odessa police station Pro-Russian separatists — chanting “We will not forgive!” and “Russia!” — stormed a Ukrainian police station in Odessa on Sunday and freed nearly 70 of their allies. Forty-two activists died in a gun battle and fire in the city two days earlier. Odessa police said they had allowed the activists to […]

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Internet of things could strip away personal privacy

on May 5, 2014, 7:07 AM / in National News, News

A recent White House report on big data wonders aloud about the capability of sensors and smart meters to turn homes into fish tanks, completely transparent to marketers, police — and criminals. Smart meters with non-intrusive load monitoring (NILM) technology, which can analyze individual power loads, make it possible to know what you are doing and using in your home.

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Bits and Pieces from around the country May 5th

Bits and Pieces from around the country May 5th

on May 5, 2014, 7:00 AM / in National News, News

Jim Oberstar Dies Former Congressman Jim Oberstar of Minnesota dies at age 79. Jim Oberstar, who represented northeastern Minnesota for 36 years in the U.S. House of Representatives and rose to a key position for transportation and infrastructure, died on Saturday at age 79, his family said. Oberstar, a Democrat, was defeated in his 2010 bid for re-election, ending the […]

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Malaysian Jet MH370 Search to Use More Sophisticated Tools

Malaysian Jet MH370 Search to Use More Sophisticated Tools

on May 5, 2014, 5:30 AM / in National News, News

NBC  News – The search for missing Malaysian Airlines Jet 370 will enter a new phase that focuses on intensifying the undersea search in a larger area, a top Australian official said Monday. The new phase will undertake more detailed oceanographic mapping of areas that have not been mapped before, Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss said at a briefing with […]

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Arlington fest draws 12,000 for food, fun, crafts

Arlington fest draws 12,000 for food, fun, crafts

on May 4, 2014, 7:17 AM / in News, State News

Written by Carolyn Bahm, Express editor / Bartlett Express From bagpipes to barbecue, the 24th annual Arlington in April was a smashing success with blue skies and big crowds Saturday, organizers said. An estimated 12,000 people attended the one-day arts and crafts festival this year on historic Depot Square. Nancy Hooper is one of the five volunteers who make up […]

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The Philanthropic Superpower

The Philanthropic Superpower

on May 4, 2014, 6:09 AM / in Opinion

If a single word could sum up the goal of Barack Obama’s Asia tour, it would be “reassurance.” Obama went to Tokyo to reassure Japan that, should China attempt to seize its Senkaku Islands, America will fight at her side. He reassured Seoul of our commitment to defend South Korea. He went to Manila to reassure the Filipinos, who threw […]

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Uncle Jay Explains: Apr. 28, 2014

Uncle Jay Explains: Apr. 28, 2014

on May 3, 2014, 8:50 AM / in National News, News

It’s still April, except on TV. May Sweeps started last week! Ratings stunts are everywhere, even on the news! Uncle Jay explains it all while he gets married, has a baby, welcomes guest Michelle Obama, changes jobs and dies.

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CDC confirms first case of MERS virus in American

CDC confirms first case of MERS virus in American

on May 3, 2014, 8:47 AM / in National News, News

I remind readers once again…..  if you will take the time and determination to prepare your body to fend off these viruses and diseases then you won’t have to worry about getting them.  It isn’t hard to do and it costs very little as you have to eat so why not spend your food dollars on GOOD FOOD that will […]

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Convict Jackson Jr. gets $8.7k a month disability for “mood disorder.” I should be so crazy.

Convict Jackson Jr. gets $8.7k a month disability for “mood disorder.” I should be so crazy.

on May 3, 2014, 8:40 AM / in Opinion

Written by Allen West Whenever you hear our dear politicians in Washington DC say there’s nothing more to cut or that they’re just like us, let me give you a friendly reminder. As Breitbart reported after his jail sentencing, convicted ex-congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-IL) receives $8,700 per month in government disability pay, as well as a partial federal pension […]

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