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Quote for Today

Quote for Today

on February 15, 2013, 4:32 AM / in History

“For it is a truth which the experience of all ages has attested, that the people are always most in danger, when the means of injuring their rights are in the possession of those of whom they entertain the least suspicion.” Alexander Hamilton The Fœderalist (Dawson edition) IT may perhaps be urged, that the objects enumerated in the preceding number […]

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Obama’s State of the Union

on February 14, 2013, 9:32 PM / in National News, News

NeoCom SOTU Address Last night, Barack Obama delivered his latest NeoCom State of the Union Address. Below are the lowlights from his speech: “Over the last few years, both parties have worked together to reduce the deficit by more than $2.5 trillion — mostly through spending cuts, but also by raising tax rates on the wealthiest 1 percent of Americans. […]

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NO STATE INCOME TAX

NO STATE INCOME TAX

on February 14, 2013, 10:24 AM / in Local News, News, State News

A Constitutional Amendment to permanently kill an income tax in TN needs your support! On Tuesday, 1/29/13, the TN Senate Judiciary Committee will have SJR0001 come before it. Please call and e-mail the members of the committee and urge them to pass SJR1 and stop an income tax in TN forever! The legislation, “proposes an amendment to Article II, Section […]

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Jackie’s News for Today

Jackie’s News for Today

on February 14, 2013, 10:21 AM / in National News, News

In 2008 I sent out numerous posts dealing with **POOP* – yes, that stuff most of us deposit a couple times a day in the bathroom throne.  It was thru those posts that one WGEN reader discovered that only  pooping every few days was a PROBLEM.  Some of those are posted following Dr. Mercola’s article. I recently ran across another […]

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Memphis International Raceway Announces Partnership with Bullet Racing Cams

on February 14, 2013, 8:51 AM / in Local News, NASCAR, News, Sports, State News

February 13, 2013 (Millington, TN) – Memphis International Raceway (MIR) welcomes Bullet Racing Cams as a valued partner through 2014.    Bullet Racing Cams specializes in camshafts and valve train components for serious racers. “We are proud to have the MIR brand associated with Bullet Racing Cams, a well- respected leader in the racing industry.    I am confident this will […]

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R.T. Turbines, Inc. to Sponsor Junior Dragster and DOT Racing Classes at Memphis International Raceway in 2013

on February 14, 2013, 8:50 AM / in NASCAR, News, Sports

February 13, 2013 (Millington, TN) – Memphis International Raceway (MIR) welcomes RT Turbines, Inc. as a valued partner through 2014.  R.T. Turbines, located in Marianna, Arkansas will sponsor both the DOT and Junior drag racing classes for the 2013 season. R.T. Turbines, Inc., an FAA certified repair station, specializes in PT6A engine inspection, service, repair and overhaul.  The highly trained […]

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MADISON COUNTY TENNESSEE SECOND AMENDMENT PRESERVATION RESOLUTION

on February 14, 2013, 8:38 AM / in Local News, News

This is the final version that has come out of the legislative resolution committee that passed and is scheduled to go to the floor of the Madison County Commission. The resolution will be voted on Tuesday, February 19th. The Madison County Commission meeting will start at 8:30 AM. The question of whether a verison similar to this one might be introduced by the […]

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Dear Howard Kurtz et al, Let Me Explain Why Conservatives Hate The Press Corps With One Easy Example

on February 13, 2013, 10:24 AM / in National News, News

By: Erick Erickson (Diary) The press is convinced that conservatives do not like them because of conjured up, imaginary reasons.  That couldn’t be further from the truth. This past week, the press gave us yet another example of why conservatives have legitimate reason to hate them. Yesterday, one of the best media critics in America, Howard Kurtz, wrote a column […]

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Mr. Ketron’s SENATE BILL 283 / Mr. Womick’s HB373

Mr. Ketron’s SENATE BILL 283 / Mr. Womick’s HB373

on February 13, 2013, 10:16 AM / in Local News, News, State News

Call your Tennessee State Representative today and support SB 283 and HB 373 AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 7, Chapter 82; Title 7, Chapter 83; Title 65, Chapter4, Part 1; Title 65, Chapter 25, Part 2 and Title 65, Chapter 26, relative to electric and gas utilities. BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE […]

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How The Fed Is Handing Over Billions In “Profits” To Foreign Banks Each Year

How The Fed Is Handing Over Billions In “Profits” To Foreign Banks Each Year

on February 13, 2013, 9:49 AM / in National News, News

Submitted by Tyler Durden Over the past two weeks we have reported that just like during the spring and summer of 2011, all the cash generated by Fed excess reserves, has gone to foreign banks operating in the US, which according to the Fed, are vastly composed of European financial institutions. In other words, the cash that the Fed is […]

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Against the Odds, Gold Slips Again

Against the Odds, Gold Slips Again

on February 13, 2013, 9:38 AM / in National News, News

A note from Greg Guenthner from Baltimore, MD… I’ll cut right to the chase… Gold is set to drop to $1,550. The spot price briefly dipped below $1,640 early yesterday, posting new five-week lows. It rallied back above $1,650 by the end of the day — but the damage is done. After a weaker push last summer that failed to […]

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Jackie’s News Briefs

Jackie’s News Briefs

on February 13, 2013, 8:27 AM / in National News, News

This is one way you can read more on Dr. Ben Carson and obtain CONTACT information.  http://carsonscholars.org/          This man needs to know that he is supported by the American citizens.  As I said in the first post on Dr. Carson, I am not in full agreement with his *solutions* but if we all agreed on every point we would only […]

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Tenn. Mockingbird- The Sole Threat Society

on February 13, 2013, 8:09 AM / in News, Opinion, State News

By June Griffin In 1993, The World Parliament of Religions convened in the plush Palmer-Hilton Hotel in Chicago. This modern dream of concord among the world religions was tainted with one troublesome fly in the ointment. Its official statement was that “the sole threat to the unity of the world religions is the fundamental, Bible-believing Christian.” The Tennessee Mockingbird and […]

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The 900 Pound Gorilla is Leaving the Room

The 900 Pound Gorilla is Leaving the Room

on February 13, 2013, 8:04 AM / in Local News, News

The Jackson Madison County Library meet over a week ago Wednesday afternoon and for the first time in 6 plus years the tension was gone and the board had a working direction. That direction didn’t include serving coffee that no one drank and snacks that no one would eat. But it did include the removal of LSSI from the board chambers and from the taxpayers […]

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Will Obama Take Control of the Internet This Week?

on February 12, 2013, 9:05 PM / in National News, News

As early as Wednesday, President Obama could issue an executive order granting the federal government expansive and unprecedented power over one of the few remaining outposts of uncensored information — the Internet. Various news agencies are reporting that a cybersecurity executive order has been drafted and will be issued by the president this week. A story on NextWeb indicates that […]

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Quote for Today

on February 12, 2013, 3:25 PM / in History

“Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence.” — Leonardo da Vinci Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci (April 15, 1452 – May 2, 1519, Old Style) was an Italian Renaissance polymath: painter, sculptor, architect, musician, mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, geologist, cartographer, botanist, and writer. His genius, perhaps more than that of any other figure, epitomized the Renaissance humanist ideal. Leonardo […]

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Madison County Tea Party Meeting

on February 12, 2013, 2:04 PM / in Local News, News

Remember, our Jackson Madison County TEA Party meeting is coming up- Thursday, February 21 at 6pm at the Old Country Store.  Come to eat, question, and make new friends and learn about the 2nd Amendment. from Richard Archie! Pass the word to like-minded friends.  We are a TEA Party- for any one who is conservative.  This group is not here  […]

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Demand All ObamaCare Grants Be Returned

Demand All ObamaCare Grants Be Returned

on February 12, 2013, 12:37 PM / in Local News, News, State News

Nancy Pelosi famously said, “We have to pass the (health care law) so that you can find out what is in it.” Now that ObamaCare is law, the mysteries contained within it are slowly coming to light. In order to institute the infamous “individual mandate,” ObamaCare bribes each state to set up what is known as a Health Insurance Exchange. […]

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A Godly Man in an Ungodly Age

A Godly Man in an Ungodly Age

on February 12, 2013, 12:31 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

“To govern the bark of Saint Peter and proclaim the Gospel, both strength of mind and body are ncessary, strength which in the last few months, has deteriorated in me to the extent that I have had to recognize my incapacity to adequately fulfill the ministry entrusted to me.” With those brave, wise, simple words, Benedict XVI announced an end […]

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Councilman asks Man to Turn in His Weapon…

on February 12, 2013, 12:27 PM / in National News, News

By Bobby Eberle During a city council meeting in Oak Harbor, Washington, a veteran was testifying against the city’s ban against guns in their public parks.  The citizen who was testifying was asked by one city councilman to remove and turn in his legally concealed weapon.  When the citizen refused, the councilman walked out.  But that’s only the start.  It’s […]

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