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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 […]

“HOME SCHOOL”

March 19, 2013

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Today’s Quote One of the most important decisions you’ll ever make is who will educate your children.  –Max Victor Belz     Time Check March 18, 0037 – The Roman Senate annuls Tiberius’ will and proclaims Caligula emperor. March 18, 1874 – Hawaii signed a treaty giving exclusive trading rights with the islands to the […]

“WHY IS THE SKY BLUE?”

March 11, 2013

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Today’s Quote “Supposing science ever became complete so that it knew every single thing in the whole universe. Is it not plain that the questions, ‘Why is there a universe?’ ‘Why does it go on as it does?’ ‘Has it any meaning?’ would remain just as they were?” -C.S. Lewis     Time Check March […]

“WAGING WAR ON WAGES”

February 26, 2013

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Today’s Quote “Government’s view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving subsidise it” -Ronald Reagan   Time Check Feb 25 -1836 – Samuel Colt received a patent for a “revolving gun”. Feb 25 -1933 […]

“GOOD NEIGHBORS”

February 19, 2013

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Today’s Quote “The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson     Time Check Feb 19, 1846 – The formal transfer of government between Texas and the United […]

Happy Valentines Day Everyone!

February 14, 2013

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February 14, 2013 Happy Valentines Day Thinkers, Today is the 1 year anniversary of the Real Times Blog! I’m giving you the link to our first post right here, For the Valentines Exclusive go to http://www.realtimesblog.com/?p=36 Have a great day guys, much love, Love Christian

“ABE’S LINCOLN LOGS”

February 12, 2013

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Today’s Quote “With malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in, to bind up the nations wounds, to care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow and […]

“REGULATING THE INTERNET”

February 4, 2013

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Today’s Quote A wise and frugal Government, which shall restrain men from injuring one another, which shall leave them otherwise free to regulate their own pursuits of industry and improvement, and shall not take from the mouth of labor the bread it has earned. This is the sum of good government, and this is necessary […]

News Update: Chicago more unsafe than Afghanistan?

February 3, 2013

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February 3, 2013   What you need to know: It seems that we have an American city that is actually more dangerous than war-torn Afghanistan. Phoenix, the kidnapping capital of the world has now been outdone by the President’s very own city of Chicago. Chicago’s murder toll within the past decade is now greater than […]

“CHA CHA CHANGES”

January 28, 2013

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Today’s Quote “Take my health care, take my guns, but don’t take my football” –my new idea for a bumper sticker   Time Check Jan 28, 1909 – The U.S. ended direct control over Cuba. Jan 28, 1915 – The Coast Guard was created by an act of the U.S. Congress to fight contraband trade and aid distressed vessels […]

“TRUTH”

January 21, 2013

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Today’s Quote “The truth has no agenda” -Glenn Beck   Time Check Jan 21, 1861 – The future president of the Confederacy, Jefferson Davis of Mississippi, resigned from the U.S. Senate.  Jan 21, 1908 – The Sullivan Ordinance was passed in New York City making smoking by women illegal. The measure was vetoed by Mayor George B. McClellan Jr.  […]

“WHEN THINGS GO BAD”

July 31, 2012

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Today’s Quote “When things go wrong, you’ll find they usually go on getting worse for some time; but when things once start going right they often go on getting better and better.” -C.S. Lewis   Time Check Jul. 7, 1729 – The city of Baltimore was founded in Maryland. Jul. 7, 1956 – The phrase “In […]

“GOOD GOALS”

July 23, 2012

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Today’s Quote “Money can’t buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery” -Spike Milligan   Time Check Jul. 23, 1829 – William Burt patented the typographer, which was the first typewriter. Jul. 23, 1904 – The ice cream cone was invented by Charles E. Menches during the Louisiana Purchase […]

“SELF DETERMINATION”

July 17, 2012

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Today’s Quote “You can have anything you want if you want it badly enough. You can be anything you want to be, do anything you set out to accomplish if you hold to that desire with singleness of purpose.”   -Abraham Lincoln who educated HIMSELF Time Check Jul. 16, 1790 – The District of Columbia, or Washington, DC was […]

“ELECTION YEAR”

July 9, 2012

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Today’s Quote “We can’t solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.” -Albert Einstein    Time Check Jul. 9, 1776 – The American Declaration of Independence was read aloud to Gen. George Washington’s troops in NY. Jul. 9, 1997 – Mike Tyson was banned from the boxing ring […]

“FINES FOR CURSING IN MASSACHUSETTS”

June 19, 2012

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Today’s Quote Without freedom of thought, there can be no such thing as wisdom; and no such thing as public liberty, without freedom of speech. -Ben Franklin   Time Check Jun. 18, 1812 – The war of 1812 began. Jun 18, 1983 – The first American woman was in space. Jun 18, 1987 – A […]

“EDUCATION REFORM”

June 12, 2012

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Today’s Quote “Education is One of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.” -William Lowe Bryan   Time Check Jun. 11, 1793 – Robert Haeterick was issued the first patent for a stove. Jun. 11, 1963 – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was arrested in Florida for trying to […]

“ANOTHER DAMN ARTICLE ON JOSEPH KONY”

June 5, 2012

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Today’s Quote We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic tranquility, [and] provide for the common defense…. -The U.S. Constitution Preamble   Time Check   Jun. 4, 1911 – Gold was discovered in Alaska’s Indian Creek Jun. 4, 1919 – The U.S. Senate passed […]

“WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE PRODUCTIVE?”

May 28, 2012

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Today’s Quote “Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with all your might, for in the grave, where you are going, there is neither working nor planning nor knowledge nor wisdom.” -Ecclesiastes 9:10   Time Check May 28, 1863 – The first black regiment left Boston to fight in the Civil War. May 28, 1937 […]

“INTRODUCTIONS”

May 21, 2012

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Today’s Quote “And so with all things: names were vital and important.” –Algernon H. Blackwood   Time Check  May 21, 1819 – Bicycles were first seen in the U.S. in New York City. They were originally known as “swift walkers.” May 21, 1832 – The  Democratic Party held its first national convention.    May 21, 1881 – The American […]

“PLAGIARISM”

May 17, 2012

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Today’s Quote   “We can say nothing but what hath been said . . . Our poets steal from Homer . . . . Our storydressers do as much; he that comes last is commonly best.” -Robert Burton     Time Check May 14, 1904 – In St. Louis, the Olympic games were held. It […]

“BEHAVIOR”

May 7, 2012

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Today’s Quote “If we are to teach real peace in this world, and if we are to carry on a real war against war, we shall have to begin with the children.” –Mohandes Ghandi   Time Check May 7, 1940 – Winston Churchill became British Prime Minister. May 7, 1975 – President Ford declared an end […]

“DEBATE”

April 30, 2012

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Today’s Quote If you think your teacher is tough, wait until you get a boss. He doesn’t have tenure. -Bill Gates   Time Check Apr. 30, 0030 – Jesus of Nazareth was crucified. Apr. 30, 1789 – George Washington took office as first elected U.S. president. Apr. 30, 1945 – Adolf Hitler and Eva Braun […]

“ALL YOU NEED IS JUST A LITTLE PATIENCE”

April 23, 2012

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Today’s Quote “Patience is power. Patience is not an absence of action; rather it is “timing” it waits on the right time to act, for the right principles and in the right way.” -Fulton J. Sheen   Time Check Apr. 23, 1900 – The word “hillbilly” was first used in print in an article in the “New York Journal.” It […]

“MLK”

April 16, 2012

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Today’s Quote A life is not important except in the impact it has on other lives. -Jackie Robinson     Time Check Apr. 16, 1705 – Sir Isaac Newton was knighted by the queen of England. Apr. 16, 1917 – Vladimir Lenin returned to Russia to start Bolshevik Revolution after years of exile. Apr. 16,1987 […]

“DEALING WITH DISTRACTION”

April 9, 2012

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Today’s Quote The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing. -Stephen Covey Time Check Apr. 9, 1914 – In London, the first full-color film, “The World, The Flesh & the Devil,” was shown.  Apr. 9, 1953 – The first TV guide was published.  Apr. 9, 1959 – NASA announced the selection of America’s first […]