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THE CLIMATE ACCORD: GOOD OR BAD DEAL?

June 10, 2017 by

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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 LEAKS

May 21, 2017 by

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Iss. 60 May 21, 2017 The media frenzy over the Trump leaks is out of hand, and once again, the Trump Administration appears to find itself right on the chopping block. We must acknowledge that—as always—these are self inflicted wounds! Our Editorial Board is reminded constantly from Trump haters and supporters alike, “that if he would […]

OPINION: TRUMP SHOULDN’T SPEAK AT LIBERTY U

May 13, 2017 by

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Iss. 59 May 13, 2017 Today, President Donald Trump is set to speak at acclaimed Evangelical Christian College, Liberty University. Trump, in accordance, will deliver the commencement address at the graduation ceremony event.   It should be noted: here at the Real Times, Liberty University is proudly hailed for its excellence—at least in comparison to […]

TRUMP: THE FIRST 100 DAYS

April 29, 2017 by

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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 […]

“BOMBING THE **** OUT OF ISIS” – THE MOAB

April 13, 2017 by

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By: Editorials Iss. 56 April, 13, 2017 When candidate Donald J. Trump pledged to “bomb the **** out of ISIS,” he apparently wasn’t kidding. On Friday, the U.S. military, under the direction of their new Commander in Chief dropped the largest bomb ever dropped on an ISIS cell in Afghanistan. The MOAB Bomb, also known […]

CROSSED THE LINE: TRUMP STRIKES SYRIA

April 7, 2017 by

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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 by

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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 by

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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 by

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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 by

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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 by

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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 by

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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 by

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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 by

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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 by

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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 by

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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. […]

“POPPING BALLOONS AND SHATTERING GLASS”

July 31, 2016 by

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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 […]