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Where I’m headed.

Where I’m headed.

on January 27, 2014, 10:05 AM / in National News, News

From the Sipsey Street Irregulars: Shears: Will someone tell me why I’m so indispensable to this outfit? MAJ Warden: I know how you feel, but there’s always the unexpected, isn’t there? — Bridge on the River Kwai, 1957. Events of this weekend — health-wise and otherwise — have convinced me that wherever I’m headed in this struggle it needs to […]

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CHAIRMAN’S REPORT – A New Year, An Evolving AKC

CHAIRMAN’S REPORT – A New Year, An Evolving AKC

on January 27, 2014, 9:43 AM / in National News, News

New York, NY – With a new year come new perspectives. Fresh resolutions allow us to look to the future, tackle our goals head on and make change a reality. It is a time to learn from the past and to embrace new starts and new ideas. In my past reports, I’ve made no secret to the fact that AKC […]

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Predators sentenced for sex crimes against 15-year-old girl

on January 27, 2014, 9:29 AM / in News

by Jim Kouri A Virginia man and woman will be spending 11-years and 14-years in federal prison, respectively, for convictions stemming from criminal charges that they prostituted a teenager within the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area, according to a judge’s pronouncement on Friday. Stephanie Olean Chapman, whose last known address was in Alexandria, Va., and Ronnie Pierre Holmes, no known address, […]

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PILOTS FORCED to TRANSPORT TENS of 1000’s of ILLEGAL MUSLIMS to US

PILOTS FORCED to TRANSPORT TENS of 1000’s of ILLEGAL MUSLIMS to US

on January 27, 2014, 9:01 AM / in National News, News

Hmmm  I have not checked this out but I am reminded of the many Nazi’s that were brought to America and given new names and lives here alongwith bringing in their medical and political expertise to change this nation.    ……   The OCCUPATION FORCE has been active for decades and decades in undermining American and the original Constitution.   The OPEN BORDERS […]

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Developer finds Chrome eavesdropping bug

Developer finds Chrome eavesdropping bug

on January 27, 2014, 8:36 AM / in National News, News

Special thanks to Cynthia Original Post Any computer running the Chrome browser can be subverted to eavesdrop on conversations happening around it, claims a developer. Israeli coder Tal Ater found the bug while working on his own speech recognition software. Despite Google finding a way to fix the bug in October 2013 the update has yet to be rolled out […]

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Uncle Jay Explains the News… Well Maybe Not

on January 27, 2014, 8:31 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Hi, Boys & Girls! Public Radio is having its pledge week, so it’s a good time to mention that Uncle Jay gets no job-killing government funding to be slashed.  Many thanks for your contributions to Uncle Jay’s Tip Jar and shopping at Uncle J-Mart.  They’re at the home page here. Now, about this week’s episode: Uncle Jay apologizes to anyone […]

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Police ordered to stop and search 15 a month – or face disciplinary action

Police ordered to stop and search 15 a month – or face disciplinary action

on January 27, 2014, 8:24 AM / in National News, News

Coming to the USA Outrage as orders issued aimed at hitting targets not solving crimes Officers in Britain’s biggest police force face disciplinary action unless they stop and search at least 15 people a month, it has been claimed. The Met also orders officers to arrest eight people a month, which has raised fears some officers may let other “things go” in pursuit of […]

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The D’Souza Arrest: Obama Adopts the Stalinist Style

The D’Souza Arrest: Obama Adopts the Stalinist Style

on January 27, 2014, 8:21 AM / in Opinion

by Robert Spencer / FrontPage Mag I’m no fan of Dinesh D’Souza, but this is ridiculous. Dinesh and I locked horns a few years back when he attacked me in his book The Enemy At Home, saying that books like mine should not be written. His line was that Islam was a religion of peace, that pious, morally upright Muslims had been driven […]

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Missing the lessons of the NC unemployment “experiment.”

Missing the lessons of the NC unemployment “experiment.”

on January 27, 2014, 8:17 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By: Ben Howe Let me get some housekeeping out of the way first. I wrote an article last year when the cutting of unemployment benefits was first proposed which made some on the left angry. Most that were upset with my take (that generally speaking, it would be good for the economy to cut it) missed the entire point which, […]

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Why Bother?

Why Bother?

on January 27, 2014, 8:09 AM / in Opinion

By: Erick Erickson I did not watch the Golden Globes this year.  I did not watch the Grammys.  I am not sure if I will watch the State of the Union address. Why bother? A thin skinned amateur who has been in office six years and still can’t grasp how to do his job will stand before an even more thin […]

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We Win the NY Times Prize

We Win the NY Times Prize

on January 27, 2014, 8:05 AM / in National News, News

By Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. Mises.org The New York Times, whistling past the financial graveyard, paused over the weekend to smear the Mises Institute, Ron Paul, our other scholars, hardcore libertarianism, and me. Why? Because our ideas and our youth movement are gaining real traction. It is in effect a compliment. They have never faced opposition like ours before, and […]

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10 things you need to know today

10 things you need to know today

on January 27, 2014, 8:00 AM / in National News, News

1. Syria says women and children can leave Homs The Syrian government said Sunday that it would let women and children leave the besieged and barricaded rebel city of Homs, provided the opposition cooperates. The concession came as the two sides held the second day of their first face-to-face peace talks in three years of civil war. Negotiators in Geneva […]

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Florida congressman Radel to resign after cocaine charge: report

Florida congressman Radel to resign after cocaine charge: report

on January 27, 2014, 7:55 AM / in National News, News

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican U.S. Representative Trey Radel, who was charged in November with buying cocaine, plans to resign from Congress on Monday, according to the Politico news outlet. Radel, 37, whose election to the U.S. House of Representatives in 2012 had the backing of the conservative Tea Party movement, returned to Congress in January, six weeks after he pleaded […]

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For governors with an eye on 2016, a key speech

For governors with an eye on 2016, a key speech

on January 27, 2014, 7:52 AM / in National News, News

By KEN THOMAS and SCOTT BAUER MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker introduced new members of his state’s workforce and said the proceeds from a projected budget surplus belong to the taxpayers. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, fending off allegations of political retribution by his aides, offered up his state as a model of bipartisan cooperation. New York […]

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Little Sisters Win Another Round Against Contraception Mandate

Little Sisters Win Another Round Against Contraception Mandate

on January 27, 2014, 7:46 AM / in National News, News

Written by  Jack Kenny The Little Sisters of the Poor and Aged won another temporary victory at the U.S. Supreme Court Friday, when the justices ruled that the religious order need not, for the time being, sign a form authorizing contraceptive coverage in health insurance for its employees. The justices stipulated, however, that the ruling was not on the merits […]

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Law license ruling set for disgraced ex-journalist

Law license ruling set for disgraced ex-journalist

on January 27, 2014, 7:41 AM / in National News, News

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The California Supreme Court is set to decide whether disgraced former journalist Stephen Glass should be allowed to practice law in the state. The state’s highest court is expected to issue its ruling Monday morning. In the 1990s, Glass made up all or parts of 42 magazine articles published in the New Republic, Rolling Stone and […]

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Paul invokes Bill Clinton’s intern scandal

Paul invokes Bill Clinton’s intern scandal

on January 27, 2014, 7:23 AM / in National News, News

Editor’s Note: And why not…. I have watched the race / homophobia card without provocation or merit for years… By PHILIP ELLIOTT WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Rand Paul is defending his fellow Republicans against criticism that the party is out-of-touch on women’s issues by reminding voters that the Democrats’ last president had an affair with a White House intern. The […]

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7 Promises Obama Will Make at the State of the Union

7 Promises Obama Will Make at the State of the Union

on January 27, 2014, 7:18 AM / in National News, News

By Rob Garver For the past week, the Obama administration has been sending out a series of faux-personalized emails from the White House email account, purportedly written by senior staffers, in an effort to create a sense of excitement about the State of the Union address tomorrow night. “President Obama wanted you to know this” was the subject line of […]

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Michelle Obama picks disaster heroes, gay athlete as speech guests

Michelle Obama picks disaster heroes, gay athlete as speech guests

on January 27, 2014, 7:13 AM / in National News, News

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Heroes of the Boston Marathon bombing, a firefighter who led the rescue response to an Oklahoma tornado, and an openly gay basketball player will be among U.S. first lady Michelle Obama’s guests at the State of the Union address on Tuesday. The White House uses Mrs. Obama’s seating area in the chamber of the House of Representatives […]

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AP-GfK Poll: Negative view of health rollout eases

AP-GfK Poll: Negative view of health rollout eases

on January 27, 2014, 7:11 AM / in National News, News

AP-GfK Poll: Negative views of health rollout ease as more sign up; consumers still skeptical By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar and Jennifer Agiesta, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Memo to the White House: The website may be fixed, but President Barack Obama’s new health insurance markets have yet to win over most consumers. Negative perceptions of the health care rollout have eased, […]

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