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Fighting the Last Obesity War

on January 28, 2013, 2:43 PM / in National News, News

There’s an old saying about military generals: They plan to “fight the last war” rather than addressing new and evolving threats. This is perhaps best exemplified by World War II France’s Maginot Line, a series of World War I-style forts and obstacles the German invaders simply drove around. What does military history have to do with food freedom?  Simply this: […]

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The Theme in the contracts for FEDERAL FUNDS

on January 28, 2013, 2:37 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

Folks, I have heard from numerous WGEN readers – some who have great access to those *contracts* for receiving FEDERAL FUNDS (STOLEN MONEY). First of all I need to make a comment that I failed to make when I asked for your help on this matter…  There isn’t a cookie cutter contract as each **GRANT** is for a specific use […]

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MSNBC Host: Thank God and Country Abortion Was There to Save Me

MSNBC Host: Thank God and Country Abortion Was There to Save Me

on January 28, 2013, 11:08 AM / in National News, News

Katie Pavlich News Editor, Townhall We’re used to MSNBC’s Toure saying outlandish things, but his latest commentary in celebration of the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade is by far the worst. During a segment last week, Toure went on what he called an abortion rant in which he thanked God and country abortion was there to “save him” at […]

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Leading Democrat: Gun control faces uphill climb

Leading Democrat: Gun control faces uphill climb

on January 28, 2013, 10:47 AM / in National News, News

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Dianne Feinstein, who’s leading the push to restore an assault weapon ban, acknowledged on Sunday that the effort faces tough odds to pass Congress and she blamed the nation’s largest gun-rights group.Feinstein, D-Calif., on Thursday introduced a bill that would prohibit 157 specific weapons and ammunition magazines that have more than 10 rounds. The White House […]

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Another Family Business Destroyed: Morningland Dairy Raw Milk Cheese Raided 1/25/13

Another Family Business Destroyed: Morningland Dairy Raw Milk Cheese Raided 1/25/13

on January 28, 2013, 10:40 AM / in National News, News

Submitted by Betty Liberty on Sun, 01/27/2013 – 23:25 In business 30 years with not one customer ever getting sick.  18 tons of product seized to be destroyed by the Missouri Milk Board. On August 26th, 2010 the destruction of Morningland Dairy began. Having lost a two and half year battle with cancer of the State, the interment will take place […]

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Secret Service dog dies during bomb sweep for Biden

Secret Service dog dies during bomb sweep for Biden

on January 28, 2013, 10:31 AM / in National News, News

A Belgian Malinois. (Getty Images via CNN) A Secret Service dog fell to its death in New Orleans over the weekend while performing a sweep of a six-story parking garage. The garage was next to the Ritz Carlton where Vice President Joe Biden was speaking. The bomb-sniffing dog, a Belgian Malinois, fell from the roof of the parking deck next […]

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Senators push immigration plan

on January 28, 2013, 10:30 AM / in National News, News

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A bipartisan group of U.S. senators has agreed on an immigration reform plan that would provide a path to citizenship for the 11 million illegal immigrants in the United States but only after borders are better secured. The plan, unveiled a day before President Barack Obama is to give a policy speech on immigration in Nevada, tackles […]

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Stone

Stone

on January 27, 2013, 4:48 AM / in Bedtime Stories

The story goes that two friends were walking through the desert. During some point of the journey they had an argument, and one friend slapped the other one in the face. The one who got slapped was hurt, but without saying anything, he wrote in the sand: “Today my best friend slapped me in the face.” They kept on walking […]

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Azarenka repeats as Aussie champ

Azarenka repeats as Aussie champ

on January 26, 2013, 8:49 AM / in Sports, Tennis

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Victoria Azarenka overcome an often hostile crowd to win back-to-back Australian Open titles, beating Li Na 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 in a dramatic final on Saturday that contained a break for fireworks, two medical timeouts and a nasty fall that caused Li to black out momentarily. The Chinese star first tumbled to the court after twisting her left […]

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New York’s Anti-Prohibitionists Get Day in Court

New York’s Anti-Prohibitionists Get Day in Court

on January 25, 2013, 9:42 AM / in National News, News, State News

Yesterday, a New York court heard the argument by groups opposing the New York City ban on sodas larger than 16 ounces in restaurants and other eateries. Advocates for consumer choice argued that the prohibition was improperly passed, discriminated against particular businesses, and unfairly targeted certain demographics. Our Senior Research Analyst told amNewYork that the ban was improperly approved, and […]

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County Sheriff: Power To Protect

on January 25, 2013, 9:36 AM / in National News, Opinion

This column is archived here. The local FOX affiliate in Salt Lake City, Utah, has reported that the Utah Sheriff’s Association has written a strongly worded letter to President Barack Obama regarding any potential federal laws that would restrict the citizens of the State of Utah from practicing their Second Amendment rights. The letter was signed by every sheriff in […]

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Tarrant, TX trails only Harris County for the most concealed handgun permits

on January 25, 2013, 8:49 AM / in National News, News

By Anna M. Tinsley atinsley@star-telegram.com FORT WORTH — Curtis Van Liew always knew something bad could happen. Then, one cool fall evening in 1985, on his way home from work, he let a vehicle slide in front of him. Before he knew it, the car behind him had whipped past, cut him off and trapped his vehicle in a construction […]

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Only rebellion can save America

Only rebellion can save America

on January 25, 2013, 8:33 AM / in National News, News

The US federal government has strayed so far from the Constitution and the rule of law that it can now be considered rogue and illegitimate. Written by Lawrence Sellin The thoroughly irresponsible rate of government spending projected over the next twenty-five years will drive federal debt to unsustainable levels. The country is heading for a financial meltdown and economic ruin. […]

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Rotten to the Core: Obama’s War on Academic Standards (Part 1)

Rotten to the Core: Obama’s War on Academic Standards (Part 1)

on January 25, 2013, 8:04 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

by MICHELLE  MALKIN America’s downfall doesn’t begin with the “low-information voter.” It starts  with the no-knowledge student. For decades, collectivist agitators in our schools have chipped away at  academic excellence in the name of fairness, diversity and social justice.  “Progressive” reformers denounced Western civilization requirements, the  Founding Fathers and the Great Books as racist. They attacked traditional  grammar classes as […]

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Glock Releases New Pro-Gun Commercial That’s Sure to Make Gun Owners Smile

on January 25, 2013, 8:00 AM / in National News, News
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Murray beats Federer to reach final

Murray beats Federer to reach final

on January 25, 2013, 7:52 AM / in Sports, Tennis

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Andy Murray has finally beaten Roger Federer at a Grand Slam. The U.S. Open champion beat 17-time major winner Federer 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-3, 6-7 (2), 6-2 Friday at the Australian Open, calling it massive confidence boost as he attempts to win his second consecutive major. Murray, who missed his chance to serve out the match at […]

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We live in a culture of Peter Pans

We live in a culture of Peter Pans

on January 25, 2013, 4:57 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By Jason Barney Latin Teacher, Clapham School EACH FALL, Hillsdale College awards the Salvatori Prize for Excellence in Teaching to a teacher at a private or charter K-12 school that offers a classical education in keeping with the guidelines of Hillsdale’s Charter School Initiative and of Hillsdale Academy, the College’s private K-12 school. The 2012 Salvatori Prize was awarded to […]

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Why my support for abortion was based on love…and lies

Why my support for abortion was based on love…and lies

on January 25, 2013, 4:16 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

by Jennifer Fulwiler NCRegister – When I was younger, I was always particularly shocked when I heard about societies where it was common to abandon or kill unwanted newborns. In college I once read a particularly graphic description of a family in ancient Greece “discarding” a newborn baby girl. I was shocked to the point of breathlessness. I was also horribly […]

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Quote for Today

on January 24, 2013, 5:20 PM / in History

“The first panacea for a mismanaged nation is inflation of the currency; the second is war. Both bring a temporary prosperity; both bring a permanent ruin. But both are the refuge of political and economic opportunists.” Ernest Hemingway Ernest Miller Hemingway (July 21, 1899 – July 2, 1961) was an American author and journalist. His economical and understated style had […]

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WHERE DOES IT STOP, OR DOES IT—IN ITS WAKE ARE MOUNDS OF ECONOMIC ASHES AND HORDES OF BEGGARS—IT’S CALLED “WELFARE”

on January 24, 2013, 4:07 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

Another proposed grand theft orchestrated against middleclass Arkansans, but not limited to, by Gov. Mike Beebe, a disciple of the Marxist Communist President Barack Hussein Obama, State Surgeon General Dr. Joe Thompson, Dr. Daniel W. Rahn, Chancellor of U of A for Medical Sciences, Dr. Clark Fincher, the Governor of the Arkansas Chapter of American College of Physicians; and some […]

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