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Help Shape the Future of the National League of Cities

Help Shape the Future of the National League of Cities

on September 2, 2013, 7:10 AM / in National News, News

I received the following from the Executive Director of the TML League which explains it’s position in regards to the Nation League of Cities in regards to the state governments. I might suggest doing a Google search of this organization and it’s growth and danger potential…. in favor of gun control, well this is your group….. in favor of uncontrolled […]

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The Fattening of America: Is Water Fluoridation to Blame?

The Fattening of America: Is Water Fluoridation to Blame?

on September 2, 2013, 6:45 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

WGEN readers know I have a great interest in Alternative health care.  I left the AMA – Big PHARMA world many years ago and have been on a constant search and education venture since then.  I have found many things that have improved my health without the side effects of the Big PHARMA chemical killers. I have recently written of […]

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Is Miley Cyrus Just A Brilliant Capitalist In A Grotesque Culture?

on September 2, 2013, 6:38 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Miley Cyrus’ behavior at the VMAs was grotesque, but isn’t new; Madonna and Lady  Gaga have given us plenty examples in recent history. And even back in the  1930′s, there were several slutty grotesque performers. But which comes first? A  society which exemplifies this behavior, or lewd behavior which leads to a  societal downfall? Watch this Afterburner with Bill Whittle […]

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Men with rifles charged in ‘open carry’ demonstration at Starbucks

on September 2, 2013, 6:29 AM / in National News, News

by Stacia Willson / KENS 5 SAN ANTONIO — An “open carry” demonstration outside of a local Starbucks was broken up by police after passersby complained about the three men and their rifles. The demonstrators, who posted a video of the entire encounter to YouTube, claim they were within their legal rights. According to Texas law, this type of conduct […]

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Condoms, syringes, Internet among constitutional rights say MLK protesters

on September 2, 2013, 6:16 AM / in National News, News

By Katherine Timpf Condoms, clean syringes, and a job are among the rights guaranteed to young people and college aged Americans by the U.S. Constitution, said some attendees at Wednesday’s 50th anniversary March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. WATCH: Clean syringes and condoms are a constitutional right, say MLK protesters  “Transportation is a right as much as education or having a […]

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Mother Charged With Murdering Newborn in Sports Bar Restroom

Mother Charged With Murdering Newborn in Sports Bar Restroom

on September 2, 2013, 6:05 AM / in National News, News

Written by  Dave Bohon A Pennsylvania woman has been arrested and charged with murder after she gave birth to a baby in a women’s room at a sports bar, then stuffed the newborn into a plastic bag and ditched him in the tank behind a toilet. According to local news reports, 26-year-old Amanda Hein was with friends at Starters Pub […]

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Common Core National Education Outrages Teacher Coalition

Common Core National Education Outrages Teacher Coalition

on September 2, 2013, 6:02 AM / in National News, News

 As outrage continues to grow surrounding the unprecedented “Common Core” nationalization of K-12 education under the Obama administration — particularly among Republicans, Tea Party groups, conservatives, and libertarians — a new foe of the controversial scheme is attacking the federally backed standardization plan from all angles, including the political left. Known as the Badass Teacher Association, with members calling themselves […]

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The “Lesser Evils” I Will Not Vote For

The “Lesser Evils” I Will Not Vote For

on September 2, 2013, 6:01 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

This column is archived here. After then-Congressman Joe Scarborough convinced me to endorse the neocon Bob Dole for President back in 1996, I vowed to myself that I would  never vote for “the lesser of two evils” again. I haven’t; and I won’t. Almost anytime one hears someone talking about voting for the lesser of two evils, it always means […]

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Will Boehner Stop Our Rogue President?

Will Boehner Stop Our Rogue President?

on September 2, 2013, 6:01 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

The next 72 hours will be decisive in the career of the speaker of the House. The alternatives he faces are these: John Boehner can, after “consultation,” give his blessing to Barack Obama’s decision to launch a war on Syria, a nation that has neither attacked nor threatened us. Or Boehner can instruct Obama that, under our Constitution, in the […]

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Second Round Results at The U. S. Open Tennis

on August 31, 2013, 2:53 PM / in Sports, Tennis

August 30 Mikhail Youzhny(21) def. Alexandr Dolgopolov 7-5, 6-1, 6-3 Tommy Haas(12) def. Yen-Hsun Lu 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (7-3) Marcel Granollers def. Rajeev Ram 3-6, 4-6, 6-2, 6-3, 7-5 Novak Djokovic(1) def. Benjamin Becker 7-6 (7-2), 6-2, 6-2 Julien Benneteau(31) def. Jeremy Chardy 6-4, 6-3, 6-4 Tomas Berdych(5) def. Denis Kudla 7-6 (7-3), 7-6 (7-3), 6-3 Tim Smyczek def. Alex Bogomolov Jr. 3-6, 7-6 (8-6), 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 Joao Sousa def. Jarkko Nieminen 1-6, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 Denis Istomin def. Tobias Kamke 6-4, 6-2, 6-2 Andreas Seppi(20) def. […]

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Tennis in Jackson

Tennis in Jackson

on August 31, 2013, 9:54 AM / in Local News, News

The Jackson City Council will be viewing a deal the Mayor and his staff made this Tuesday regarding a new Tennis facility. The first step in this package will be the purchase of land on what used to be part of Highland Greens Golf Course located on North Highland close to Ashport Road. This issue is being pushed by the […]

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LA Times Claims ‘Democrats Led Passage’ of 1964 Civil Rights Act

LA Times Claims ‘Democrats Led Passage’ of 1964 Civil Rights Act

on August 31, 2013, 7:30 AM / in National News, News

by Wynton Hall In a stunning historical error, Los Angeles Times reporters Kathleen Hennessey, Richard Simon, Alexei Koseff reported that “Democrats led the passage of civil rights legislation that marchers pushed for in 1963.” In fact, Democratic Sen. Robert Byrd (D-WV), a former member of the Ku Klux Klan, filibustered the bill in an attempt to kill the Civil Rights Act […]

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Does Obama Have the Constitutional Power to Go to War in Syria?

Does Obama Have the Constitutional Power to Go to War in Syria?

on August 31, 2013, 7:26 AM / in National News, News

Written by  Thomas R. Eddlem The Washington Post’s neoconservative columnist Jennifer Rubin appears to be on the warpath against members of Congress skeptical of Syrian intervention, especially congressmen who assert that it’s beyond the power of President Obama to initiate the war. Rubin wrote in an August 28 column: As for Congress, Rand Paul again demonstrates his misunderstanding of the […]

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Obama Issues Two More Anti-gun Executive Orders

Obama Issues Two More Anti-gun Executive Orders

on August 31, 2013, 7:22 AM / in National News, News

At the swearing-in ceremony at the White House on Thursday of Todd Jones as the director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (still known as ATF), President Obama’s point man on gun control, Vice President Joe Biden, announced that the ATF was issuing new rules concerning the re-importation of U.S. military surplus weapons. Where such importation was previously […]

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America Totally Discredited

America Totally Discredited

on August 31, 2013, 7:13 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Paul Craig Roberts http://www.paulcraigroberts.org/ A foolish President Obama and moronic Secretary of State Kerry have handed the United States government its worst diplomatic defeat in history and destroyed the credibility of the Office of the President, the Department of State, and the entire executive branch. All are exposed as a collection of third-rate liars. Intoxicated with hubris from past successful […]

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Police threatened to arrest us for pro-life chalk messages in front of our own property

Police threatened to arrest us for pro-life chalk messages in front of our own property

on August 31, 2013, 7:01 AM / in National News, News

by Bryan Kemper TROY, OH, August 30, 2013 (Stand True) – On Thursday night, the Stand True Missionaries went sidewalk chalking at 3:30 in the morning, covering the streets and sidewalks of Troy with pro-life messages for the Gentlemen of the Road, Mumford and Sons Festival. We have done this for many events and it is perfectly legal; we even […]

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Liz Cheney flip-flops on gay ‘marriage,’ now claims she opposes it (video)

Liz Cheney flip-flops on gay ‘marriage,’ now claims she opposes it (video)

on August 31, 2013, 6:33 AM / in National News, News

JACKSON HOLE, WY, August 30, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Liz Cheney, the daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney, is telling voters in Wyoming she has changed her stance on same-sex “marriage.” Running for the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate, Cheney accused incumbent Republican Mike Enzi of lying about her record on marriage and abortion in a “push-poll.”    Liz Cheney, […]

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FL lawmakers Reject repeal of ‘Stand your ground

FL lawmakers Reject repeal of ‘Stand your ground

on August 31, 2013, 6:27 AM / in National News, News

An overwhelming number of Florida legislators have rejected a call for a special session to repeal the state’s “stand your ground” law. According to an Associated Press report from Tallahassee, the Department of State on Aug. 20 released a final tally. It showed 108 legislators voted against the special session while 47 voted for it. Four legislators didn’t vote. The […]

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Rush Limbaugh: Conservatives Are ‘Nowhere in the Pop Culture’

Rush Limbaugh: Conservatives Are ‘Nowhere in the Pop Culture’

on August 30, 2013, 10:00 AM / in National News, News

Editor’s Note: I listened to this radio commentary from the other day…. he is right. by   Christian Toto Radio’s Rush Limbaugh remains an astute observer of the country’s political forces. He also understands how much power popular culture, which more than leans left, has over voters. Limbaugh listed the ways in which conservatism commands the public’s loyalty, specifically citing talk radio, non-fiction book sales […]

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….An Article V Constitutional Convention is STILL a BAD Idea!!

….An Article V Constitutional Convention is STILL a BAD Idea!!

on August 30, 2013, 9:54 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By Phyllis Schlafly Attacks on the U.S. Constitution are coming from all sides. The New York Times opened its op-ed page to several liberal professors of government: one calls our Constitution “imbecilic,” another claims it contains “archaic” and “evil provisions,” and a third urges us to “rewrite the Second Amendment.” Out of exasperation with the flouting of the Constitution by […]

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