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THE CLIMATE ACCORD: GOOD OR BAD DEAL?

June 10, 2017

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By: Christian Rogers Today’s Quote “The overwhelming majority of climate-research funding comes from the federal government and left-wing foundations. And while the energy industry funds both sides of the climate debate, the government/foundation monies go only toward research that advances the warming regulatory agenda. With a clear public-policy outcome in mind, the government/foundation gravy train […]

TRUMP: THE FIRST 100 DAYS

April 29, 2017

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By: Christian Rogers Time Check April 29, 1918 – Germany’s Western Front offensive ended in WW I. April 29, 1952 – IBM President Thomas J. Watson, Jr., informed his company’s stockholders that IBM was building “the most advanced, most flexible high-speed computer in the world.” The computer was unveiled  April 29, 1990 – The destruction of the Berlin […]

CROSSED THE LINE: TRUMP STRIKES SYRIA

April 7, 2017

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By: Christian Rogers Today’s Quote  “And I really believe that we should have and still should take out his air fields and prevent him from being able to use them to bomb innocent people and drop sarin gas on them.” – Hillary Clinton Time Check April 7, 1712 – A slave revolt broke out in New […]

OSCARS: “WE DON’T TAKE LECTURES FROM RACISTS”

March 6, 2017

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By: Christian Rogers Time Check March 5, 1623 – The first alcohol temperance law in the colonies was enacted in VA. March 5, 1845 – The U.S. Congress appropriated $30,000 to ship camels to the western U.S. March 5, 1872 – George Westinghouse patented the air brake, which was then used for rail cars, making transportation by train more reliable […]

“1 MONTH OF NUCLEAR DEVASTATION”

February 20, 2017

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By: Christian Rogers  Today’s Quote “No matter what happens, the sun will rise in the morning.”  – President Obama addressing the so-called nightmare of the Trump election victory. Time Check Feb 20, 1792 – George Washington signed the Postal Service Act that created the U.S. Post Office.   Feb 20, 1809 – The Supreme Court ruled the power of the federal government […]

“IF YOU LIKE YOUR OBAMACARE, YOU CAN KEEP IT”

February 14, 2017

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  Today’s Quote “If you had a law that made it explicit that healthy people are going to pay in and sick people are going to get subsidies, it would not have passed,” – Jonathan Gruber on the Affordable Care Act Time Check Feb 14, 1899 – The US Congress approved voting machines for use in federal elections. […]

Berkeley: “I LOOTED STARBUCKS TO STOP HATE SPEECH”

February 2, 2017

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   Today’s Quote “We won this night. We will control the streets. We will liberate the land. We will fight fascists. We will dismantle the state. This is war.” – Statement today from Occupy Oakland (showing their love of peaceful gatherings) The loving students sided with them.  Time Check Feb 2, 1848 – The first shipload […]

“DO 7 BILLION PEOPLE HAVE U.S. CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS?”

February 1, 2017

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   Today’s Quote “The United States should not admit those who engage in acts of bigotry or hatred (including “honor” killings, other forms of violence against women, or the persecution of those who practice religions different from their own) or those who would oppress Americans of any race, gender, or sexual orientation.” – Text from […]

“IF YOU DON’T MARCH YOU HATE WOMEN. PERIOD.”

January 27, 2017

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     Today’s Quote “I could not in good conscience vote to draft our daughters into the military, sending them off to war and forcing them into combat.”  – Ted Cruz, a father of two daughters and hater of women Time Check Jan 27, 1944 – The Soviet Union announced that the two year German siege […]

“OBAMA’S LEGACY, RETAIL THERAPY”

January 20, 2017

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     Today’s Quote “The problem is, is that the way Bush has done it over the last eight years is to take out a credit card from the Bank of China in the name of our children, driving up our national debt from $5 trillion dollars for the first 42 presidents — number 43 […]

“GOLDEN GLOBES, A DISABLED PURSUIT OF THE FACTS”

January 12, 2017

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  Today’s Quote “I haven’t heard such elitist snobbery since Hillary Clinton branded Trump supporters ‘a basket of deplorables’.” – Piers Morgan on Meryl Streep’s speech at the Golden Globes Time Check Jan 12, 1882 – Thomas Edison’s central station on Holborn Viaduct in London began operation. Jan 12, 1932 – Hattie W. Caraway became the first woman elected to […]

“TWO CRAPPY CHOICES” – ELECTION DAY

November 8, 2016

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  Today’s Quote “The minimum wage has to go up. People are — at least $10, but it has to go up. But I think that states — federal — I think that states should really call the shot. As an example, I live in New York. It’s very expensive in New York. You can’t […]

“BLACK QUARTERBACKS MATTER”

September 3, 2016

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  Today’s Quote Every person who has grown to any degree of usefulness, every person who has grown to distinction, almost without exception has been a person who has risen by overcoming obstacles, by removing difficulties, by resolving that when he met discouragement he would not give up. – Booker T. Washington Time Check Sept. […]

BATTLESHIP – The power politics that will sink our new ‘friend’ Iran

August 27, 2016

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Today’s Quote “We do not pay ransom. We didn’t here, and we won’t in the future.” – President Barack Obama Time Check Aug. 27, 1789 – The Declaration of the Rights of Man was adopted by the French National Assembly. Aug. 27, 1889 – Charles G. Conn received a patent for the metal clarinet. Aug. 27, 1939 – Nazi […]

“POPPING BALLOONS AND SHATTERING GLASS”

July 31, 2016

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Today’s Quote “When there are no ceilings, the sky’s the limit. So let’s keep going, until every one of the 161 million women and girls across America has the opportunity she deserves.” – Hillary Clinton this week while accepting the DNC Nomination for President  Time Check Jul. 30, 1619 – The first representative assembly in America […]

“TURKEY, A REMINDER OF THE DANGER THAT LOOMS”

July 23, 2016

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Today’s Quote “History teaches that wars begin when governments believe the price of aggression is cheap” – Ronald Reagan in an address to the Nation Time Check Jul. 22, 1943 – American forces led by General George S. Patton captured Palermo, Sicily. Jul. 22, 2003 – In Paris, France, a fire broke out near the top […]

“WE NEED MORE DUDES”

December 4, 2015

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Today’s Quote “That doesn’t sound very tough to me.”– President Barack Obama Time Check Dec. 4, 1783 – Gen. George Washington said farewell to his officers at Fraunces Tavern in New York. Dec. 4, 1942 – U.S. bombers attacked the Italian mainland for the first time during World War II. Dec. 4, 1973 – Pioneer 10 reached Jupiter. real time Iss. […]

HOW DEREGULATION DECIMATES OUR ENEMIES (Part II)

November 26, 2015

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For part one of this two-part series, CLICK HERE Today’s Quote “Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower” – Steve Jobs Time Check Nov. 25, 1783 – During the Revolutionary War, the British evacuated New York. New York was their last military position in the United States.  Nov. 25, 1867 – Alfred Nobel patented dynamite. Nov. 25, 1990 […]

REGULATING BUSINESS = WHAT? (Part I)

August 25, 2015

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For part two of this two-part series, CLICK HERE Today’s Quote The bad economist sees only what the effect of a given policy has been or will be on one particular group. The good economist inquires also what the effect of the policy will be on all groups. -Henry Hazlitt   Time Check Aug. 25, […]

“HILLARY AT CHIPOTLE”

April 24, 2015

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        Today’s Quote “We are going to take things away from you on behalf of the common good.” -Hillary Clinton         Time Check April 23, 1789 -President Washington moved into Franklin House, New York. It was the first executive mansion. April 23, 1900 – The word “hillbilly” was first […]

What does Rand Paul and President Obama have in Common? Is College Spring Break Out of Control?

April 17, 2015

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“BAD ENERGY”- What you don’t know about Solar Panels

November 21, 2014

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Today’s Quote “It’s really kind of cool to have solar panels on your roof” -Bill Gates Time Check Nov 21, 1620 – The Mayflower reached Provincetown, MA. The ship discharged the Pilgrims at Plymouth, MA, on December 26, 1620.  Nov 21, 1694 – French author and philosopher Jean Francois Voltaire was born. At age 65 he spent […]

“DOES GENDER STILL EXIST?”

October 21, 2014

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      Today’s Quote “Gender is a reality, and a more fundamental reality than sex.”  -C.S. LEWIS   Time Check Oct. 20, 1803- The U.S. Senate authorized the Louisiana purchase. Oct 20, 1910- A baseball with a cork was used in a world series game for the first time. Oct 20, 1944- Allied forces invade […]

Christian Rogers on the Glenn Beck Program

November 26, 2013

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“ENABLING THE DMV”

April 23, 2013

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Today’s Quote  “Hitler’s dictatorship rested on the constitutional foundation of a single law, the Enabling Law.” -Alan Bullock     Time Check April 22, 1898 – The first shot of the Spanish-American war occurred when the USS Nashville captured a Spanish merchant ship.  April 22,1915 – The New York Yankees wore pinstripes and the hat-in-the-ring logo for the […]

“THE HANDOUT GENERATION”

April 16, 2013

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Today’s Quote  “A general dissolution of principles and manners will more surely overthrow the liberties of America than the whole force of the common enemy. While the people are virtuous they cannot be subdued; but when once they lose their virtue then will be ready to surrender their liberties to the first external or internal […]

“CALIFORNIA NEEDS A PIGGY BANK”

April 9, 2013

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Today’s Quote “A penny saved is a penny earned.” – Benjamin Franklin       Time Check April 8, 1513 – The land of Florida was claimed for Spain. April 8, 1962 – Bay of Pigs invaders got thirty years imprisonment in Cuba. April 8, 1974 – Hank Aaron hits 715th home run breaking Babe […]

“PROGRESSIVES ATTACK FOOTBALL”

March 26, 2013

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 Today’s Quote “I’d be derelict in my duty if I didn’t go and continue to use every advantage that I can to promote New York’s cause.” -Michael Bloomberg     Time Check March 25, 0421 – The city of Venice was founded. March 25, 1807 – British Parliament abolished the slave trade. March 25, 1971 […]