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Animal Shelter Giving Away “Free” Pets Finds Them Being Sold on Craigslist

Animal Shelter Giving Away “Free” Pets Finds Them Being Sold on Craigslist

on June 28, 2013, 7:56 AM / in Local News, News, State News

By Denise A Justin Original Post The Young Williams Animal Shelter in Knoxville, Tennessee, had only good intentions when it developed the “Furry Friend Sponsorships,” which allow impounded animals to go to new homes free of cost, but the shelter found itself the victim of a ruthless Craigslist scam. The shelter says a money-making scheme tied to the adopted animals […]

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68 Oath-Breaking TRAITORS in the US Senate, including 14 Republicans”, perpetrate Legislative TREASON against the United States of America

on June 28, 2013, 7:53 AM / in National News, News

From Steve Lefemine Columbia, SC Compiled notes and links….. Day 15 (June 27) – Amnesty-FIRST Bill (S.744) Passes US Senate: 68 Oath-Breaking TRAITORS in the US Senate,  including 14 “Republicans”, perpetrate Legislative TREASON against the United States of America,  June 27, 2013. The 68 Oath-Breaking TRAITORS in the US Senate who Voted to Pass the lawlessness of the  “AMNESTY-FIRST -for-Illegal-Aliens, and Border Security […]

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FISA Court Colludes with NSA to Allow Unconstitutional Surveillance

FISA Court Colludes with NSA to Allow Unconstitutional Surveillance

on June 28, 2013, 6:58 AM / in National News, News

Documents obtained by The Guardian (U.K.) reveal that the court that was ostensibly created to keep the federal domestic spy apparatus from invading the rights of Americans is actually routinely giving the National Security Agency (NSA) and others the go-ahead to use data “inadvertently” collected during unwarranted surveillance of American citizens. The newspaper that broke the story of the NSA’s […]

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Investigator Reaffirms That Conservatives, Not Liberals, Targeted by IRS

Investigator Reaffirms That Conservatives, Not Liberals, Targeted by IRS

on June 28, 2013, 6:28 AM / in National News, News

Written by  Raven Clabough According to the Treasury Department’s Inspector General J. Russell George, there is no evidence that the Internal Revenue Service targeted liberal organizations. The assertion comes as a striking blow to Democrats who have defended the agency in recent weeks asserting that conservative groups were not the only ones being targeted by the IRS. The IRS scandal […]

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Obama Sending U.S. Troops to Egypt

Obama Sending U.S. Troops to Egypt

on June 28, 2013, 6:24 AM / in National News, News

As Egyptians prepare for massive protests against the U.S. government-backed Muslim Brotherhood regime of Mohamed Morsi, the Obama administration is set to deploy hundreds of American troops to Egypt. While more than a few analysts have argued that U.S. forces will be used to continue propping up “Islamofascists” in the Middle East, authorities from both governments claim the soldiers are […]

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JACKSON CITY COUNCIL MEETING JULY 2, 2013 – 9:00 A.M.

on June 27, 2013, 9:11 PM / in Local News, News

REVISED AGENDA I.        CALL TO ORDER. II.       INVOCATION AND PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG. (COUNCILMEMBER CHARLES RAHM) III.       ROLL CALL. IV.      APPROVAL OF THE MINUTES OF THE JUNE 4, 2013, CITY COUNCIL MEETING. V.       INVITATION FOR PUBLIC COMMENT. VI.      PROCLAMATIONS:  VII.     FIRST READING:  None VIII.    SECOND READING:  None IX.      NEW BUSINESS: Election of vice mayor – one-year term. 2.       […]

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AGENDA FOR THE JULY TERM OF THE MADISON COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

on June 27, 2013, 5:28 PM / in Local News, News

MONDAY, JULY 1, 2013 8:30 A.M. FROM THE OFFICE OF COMMISSIONER MARK G. JOHNSTONE, CHAIRMAN THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE MADISON COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS WILL BE HELD AT THE WEST TENNESSEE RESEARCH & EDUCATION CENTER, 605 AIRWAYS BOULEVARD, SEMINAR ROOM 150, JACKSON, TENNESSEE, THE FOLLOWING MATTERS WILL BE PRESENTED FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION: 1. INVOCATION AND PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE […]

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Obama’s Destructive War on Carbon

Obama’s Destructive War on Carbon

on June 27, 2013, 10:17 AM / in National News, News

“It is remarkable that when the scientific consensus on global warming is at its weakest state in years, President Barack Obama has decided to make the issue a new focus of his troubled presidency — and, indeed, that he intends to use the issue as the launching pad for a radical extension of federal power even more significant than his […]

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AMA’s “Disease” Declaration Draws Dissent

AMA’s “Disease” Declaration Draws Dissent

on June 27, 2013, 9:54 AM / in National News, News

Last week, the American Medical Association (AMA) House of Delegates voted to declare obesity a “disease,” perhaps the only such curable by shutting your pie-hole and taking a hike. We weren’t alone in expressing skepticism of the AMA’s move and motives in the headline-grabbing decision. First, we must note a possible ulterior motive for the Association’s decision. If — as […]

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How to Avoid Hiring an Animal Rights Activist

How to Avoid Hiring an Animal Rights Activist

on June 27, 2013, 9:49 AM / in National News, News

When bringing on new farm employees be alert for suspicious resume content, and more. by Josh Flint  Original Post In 2010, Rose Acre Farms, the second largest producer of eggs in the U.S., unknowingly hired an undercover videographer from Humane Society of the United States. Joe Miller, general counsel for Rose Acre, says the employee shot three hours of video, […]

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The moment you’ve been waiting for…the 2013 Pork Report has arrived!

The moment you’ve been waiting for…the 2013 Pork Report has arrived!

on June 27, 2013, 9:43 AM / in National News, News

Can you smell the pork wafting through the air? You should, because we just dropped half-a-billion dollars worth of it. Our 2013 Pork Report is here, and you’re one of the first to see it. As a supporter of our cause, we want you to be the first to know how state and local governments are spending your hard-earned money. […]

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AKC Legislative Alert: Contact NC Officials Now to Let Them Know You Oppose HB 930!

AKC Legislative Alert: Contact NC Officials Now to Let Them Know You Oppose HB 930!

on June 27, 2013, 9:38 AM / in National News, News

The AKC Government Relations Department (AKC GR) has learned  that efforts are underway to push North Carolina’s State Senate to consider  House Bill 930. The American Kennel Club  (AKC) continues to OPPOSE HB 930 as currently written. The measure establishes  an arbitrary definition of “large  commercial dog breeding facilities” based on the number of dogs a person owns–  regardless of […]

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You Will Be Made to Care

on June 27, 2013, 9:31 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By: Erick Erickson Much has been said about this post, (you should read this as well) including a good bit of heat toward me for putting on the front. There is much that could be said.  I disagree with a lot of the theology. In particular, I disagree with this: Is Homosexuality a Sin? I. Do. Not. Care. Luke 10 tells […]

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Federer, his racket showing age

Federer, his racket showing age

on June 27, 2013, 6:27 AM / in Sports, Tennis

At this point, Roger Federer is just too stubborn. I get it. I understand. You do something a certain way, and every day for nearly a decade, that way recites back to you: You’re the best ever. You’re the best ever. But the Federer era ended Wednesday. After reaching the quarterfinals or better in 36 consecutive majors spanning nine years, […]

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Sharapova upset by qualifier

Sharapova upset by qualifier

on June 27, 2013, 6:08 AM / in Sports, Tennis

LONDON (AP) Maria Sharapova has been knocked out of Wimbledon by a 131st-ranked qualifier on a day when injuries forced the withdrawal or retirement of seven other players. The third-seeded Sharapova, the Wimbledon champion in 2004 champion, lost 6-3, 6-4 to Michelle Larcher de Brito of Portugal in the second round at the All England Club. It’s the second significant […]

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William Lowndes Yancey’s Prophetic Insight

William Lowndes Yancey’s Prophetic Insight

on June 26, 2013, 9:00 PM / in History

By Bernhard Thuersam North Carolina War Between the States Sesquicentennial Commission www.ncwbts150.com Born at Ogeechee Falls, Georgia in 1814, educated at academies in New York and New England, South Carolina and later Alabama editor, William Lowndes Yancey prophetically predicted the rise of the consolidationist Republican party.  He foresaw the States becoming “but tributaries to the powers of the General Government,” […]

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Twitter Account Gets Scrubbed In Zimmerman Case

Twitter Account Gets Scrubbed In Zimmerman Case

on June 26, 2013, 8:40 PM / in National News, News

From The Smoking Gun Deletion spree sanitizes postings of teenage prosecution witness JUNE 26–In a late-night scrubbing spree, dozens of embarrassing and incriminating posts were deleted Tuesday evening from the Twitter account of a Florida woman who has been described as a star government witness in the George Zimmerman murder case, The Smoking Gun has learned. The sanitizing of Rachel […]

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Abolish the I.R.S. Rally

Abolish the I.R.S. Rally

on June 26, 2013, 8:31 PM / in Announcements

Noon Saturday, June 29th 2013 Liberty Gardens Park 24 Channing Way   Jackson, Tn.   Turn east on Channing Way off of Hwy 45 at the Outback red light one mile north of I-40 Exit 80   Keynote Speaker Representative Judd Matheny   Unless you love the I.R.S. be there! and help spread the word.

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Supreme Court strikes down Defense of Marriage Act, paves way for gay marriage to resume in California

Supreme Court strikes down Defense of Marriage Act, paves way for gay marriage to resume in California

on June 26, 2013, 10:31 AM / in National News, News

In a 5-4 ruling, the United States Supreme Court justices strike down the Defense of Marriage Act, saying it is unconstitutional. NBC’s Pete Williams reports. By Pete Williams and Erin McClam, NBC News Original Post Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy In a pair of landmark decisions, the Supreme Court on Wednesday struck down […]

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Marco Rubio Steps Closer to an Obama Hug

Marco Rubio Steps Closer to an Obama Hug

on June 26, 2013, 9:35 AM / in National News, News

By: Erick Erickson   You may remember lessons when you were a child by your parent or Sunday School teacher that doing bad things leads to a life of ruin. That telling one little white lie often leads to other lies to cover up the first one, which can lead to worse things. Which brings me to my disappointment in […]

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